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Saturday, October 25

Win Tix: Halloween Massive: 13th Annual Dance Party | SF
Saturday, October 25 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Save 25% off tickets with discount code FUNCHEAP
| The Westin San Francisco
Halloween Massive: 13th Annual Dance Party | SF

Celebrate your Halloween early at this 13th annual massive with over 20,000 square feet of party space, an insane sound system and a costume contest along with two dance floors with top 40 music plus house and club hits.
> Funcheap Hookup: Save 25% on tickets …

Sunday, October 26

Bay Area Science Festival 2014: Free Events | Sunday, Oct. 26
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Bay Area Science Festival 2014: Free Events | Sunday, Oct. 26

Free Events on Sunday, October 26, 2014

9 am: Wright Canyon Hike - Clayton
9 am: Science @ Farmers Markets - Oakland
10 am: BioBlitzing at Muir Woods -  Mill Valley
10 am: Wetland Tour - Alviso
Noon: Hawk Talk & Banding Demo - Sausalito
Noon: Marin Headland’s Native Plants - Sausalito
1:30 pm: Invented in San Francisco …

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission Bay & Vistacion Valley Residents
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission Bay & Vistacion Valley Residents

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

26th Annual Fiesta On The Hill | Bernal Heights
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Cortland & Bocana
26th Annual Fiesta On The Hill | Bernal Heights

Fiesta on the Hill will celebrate its 26th year with live bands, dancing in the street, street artists, pumpkin carving, petting zoos, a wide variety of food and more.
2014 Fiesta on the Hill
Sunday, October 26, 2014 | 10 am to 5 pm
Cortland and Bocana Avenues, …

Costume Party, Pumpkin Patch & 2-for-1 Cocktails | Treasure Island Flea
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Great Lawn
Costume Party, Pumpkin Patch & 2-for-1 Cocktails | Treasure Island Flea

It’s Howl-o-ween at the Flea, so get your costume on and bring your buckets and bags because all 400+ Treasure Island Flea vendors are bringing specials treats for trick-or-treaters. 
You’ll also enjoy:

a petting zoo, pony rides and a pumpkin patch
a creepy clown making balloon animals for …

SF Open Studios 2014 | SoMa, Tenderloin, Potrero Hill, Dogpatch & Bayview
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco
SF Open Studios 2014 | SoMa, Tenderloin, Potrero Hill, Dogpatch & Bayview

SF Open Studios is the oldest and largest open studios program in the country, featuring an annual, month-long, city-wide art event that showcases over 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios on Saturdays and Sundays, from October 11 to November 9, 2014. Each weekend, art patrons, ...

2014 Pet Pride Day: Costume Parade, Doggie Dancing & Trick Contest | GG Park
Sunday, October 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sharon Meadow
2014 Pet Pride Day: Costume Parade, Doggie Dancing & Trick Contest | GG Park

Dress up your pet and head to the annual Pet Pride Day featuring on site adoptions, rescue partners, parade, food, kids activities, pet costumes and pet tricks in Sharon Meadow in Golden Gate Park.
2014 Pet Pride Day
Sunday, October 26, 2014 | 11 am to 3 pm
Sharon Meadow, …

2014 Soap Box Derby & Block Party | Sunset Dist.
2014 Soap Box Derby & Block Party | Sunset Dist.

Watch home-made derby cars race down the 400 foot straightaway along 20th Avenue between Wawona and Vicente during the second annual Soapbox Derby & Block Party hosted by The Friends of Larsen Playground from 11 am to 4 pm on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
This is an “open” exhibition. All …

2014 Presidio Pumpkin Carving Fest | SF
Sunday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Pershing Square
2014 Presidio Pumpkin Carving Fest | SF

Come to the Presidio carve a free pumpkin and create your own Halloween decor from 11 am to 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday, October 25-26, 2014. Free, but an RSVP is required. Free pumpkins from Farmer John’s Pumpkin Farm in Half Moon Bay will be ...

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, October 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio every Sunday through the fall starting on April 6, 2014 (11 am to 4 pm) at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect live music, free games and stands from San Francisco restaurants, food trucks, local ...

2014 Spooktacular Halloween Block Party | Japantown
Sunday, October 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2014 Spooktacular Halloween Block Party | Japantown

Dress up in costume and enjoy some good old-fashioned free fun when the Japan Center Malls hosts a Spooktacular Halloween Party from noon to 4 pm on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
The party features mall-wide trick for treating and games, decorations, bouncy house, arts and crafts, face …

2014 Dia de Los Muertos, Folklórico Dancing & Free Admission | Mexican Museum
Sunday, October 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Mexican Museum
2014 Dia de Los Muertos, Folklórico Dancing & Free Admission | Mexican Museum

Celebrate Día de los Muertos at The Mexican Museum’s Family Sunday and learn about the rich cultural traditions of this holiday which is celebrated throughout Mexico, Central and South America from noon to 3:30 pm on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
Ensambles Ballet Folklórico de San Francisco …

2014 Pumpkin Carving Party, Free Cider & Cookies | SF
Sunday, October 26 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring your own pumpkin.
| Sunnyside Conservatory
2014 Pumpkin Carving Party, Free Cider & Cookies | SF

The Sunnyside Conservatory invites you to their annual Pumpkin Carving Party from 2-4 pm on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
Carve, chat, and enjoy complimentary hot cider and Halloween cookies. Bring your own pumpkin. Pumpkin carving kits and tools will be provided, including tools for older children.
San Francisco’s Sunnyside Conservatory …

2014 Halloween Extravaganza: Circus & Haunted House | North Beach
Sunday, October 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Joe DiMaggio Playground
2014 Halloween Extravaganza: Circus & Haunted House | North Beach

The Friends of Joe DiMaggio Playground invite you to their 7th annual Halloween Extravaganza on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
In 2014 they plan to have Trick or Trunk for all the kids and back by popular demand – a real circus. And for the first time, a …

2014 Family Halloween Folk Concert | The Park Chalet
Sunday, October 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Park Chalet
2014 Family Halloween Folk Concert | The Park Chalet

Dress up in costume and enjoy a free family Halloween party and folk concert with live music by Charity and the JAMband at The Park Chalet in Golden Gate park on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
At each concert, Charity and the JAMband present a magical mix of …

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, October 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...

Opera on Tap: Halloween Gender-Swap Opera Night | SF
Sunday, October 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Maggie McGarry's Irish Pub
Opera on Tap: Halloween Gender-Swap Opera Night | SF

Please note, this event will be at Maggie McGarry’s, not The Royale.

Halloween Costume MC Hip-Hop & Beatbox Battle | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, October 26 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room
Halloween Costume MC Hip-Hop & Beatbox Battle | Boom Boom Room

MCs get decked out in their Halloween costumes to compete with their raps and rhymes at “Return of the Cypher” with a $100 prize to the best rap in character.

Win Tix: Sunday Mass: Halloween Disco Bloodbath | SF
Sunday, October 26 – 10:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $20 presale.
| Public Works
Sunday Mass: Halloween Disco Bloodbath | SF

The Sunday Mass crew is back and bloodier than ever, with a special Halloween edition.
For “Slaughter House” they are packing Public Works with creepy and clever art, some of ace music talent (Robert Jeffrey / BLAUS / TRACER / superinto.it) that will have you dancing …

Monday, October 27

RSVP Deadline: “Pancakes & Politics” November Ballot Talk | SF
Monday, October 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
RSVP Deadline:

Pancakes & Politics is an informal San Francisco community discussion of what’s next to every voting box on the November 4th ballot. It’ll be happening on Nov 2– but first, they must know– can you participate?
The deadline to RSVP is October 27, 2014. Don’t miss …

Roxie Theater Blood Drive: Give a Pint, Get a Ticket | Mission Dist.
Monday, October 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Roxie Theater
Roxie Theater Blood Drive: Give a Pint, Get a Ticket | Mission Dist.

Come join the Roxie Blood Feast and let the bloodletting begin as the SF Blood Center invites you to give a pint and get a ticket to the Roxie’s Halloween presentation, Herschell Gordon Lewis’ cult sleeper, Blood Feast (or any other feature showing at the Roxie). On …

“Jury Duty” Comedy Improv Battle | Haight
Monday, October 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar

Jury Duty is a show that meshes improvisational humor with the wit and quickness of stand-up comedy at 7 pm, every fourth Monday of the month, at Milk Bar. Jury Duty is a debate style show where the crowd declares the winner over three different rounds. Usually ...

Free Middle Eastern Theatre Performance | SF
Free Middle Eastern Theatre Performance | SF

Golden Thread Production’s staged reading series returns, introducing five new plays from and about the Middle East to Bay Area audiences. Free, but an RSVP is recommended. Please email information@goldenthread.org with the performance you’d like to attend and the number of tickets you’re requesting. The ...

Monday Nonsense Comedy Night w/ Shanti Charan | SF
Monday, October 27 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Showdown
Monday Nonsense Comedy Night w/ Shanti Charan | SF

Shanti Charan is headlining.
This show features:

Susannah Chovnick
Arthur Ballesteros
Kaseem Bentley
Jeremy Talamantes
Host Danny Dechi

“Are We Alone in the Cosmos?” Astronomy Talk | Bay Area Science Fest 2014
Monday, October 27 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free
| Thurgood Marshall Auditorium

When science fiction portrays the galaxy as an arena of interstellar commerce and, occasionally, of star wars, could it be accurate? We now know that billions of hospitable, Earth-like planets are sprinkled throughout our Milky Way Galaxy. Yet billions of short-term searches for ET have …