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Saturday, October 20

2018 Annual Alameda Zombie Bar Crawl | East Bay
Saturday, October 20 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 1400 Bar and Grill
2018 Annual Alameda Zombie Bar Crawl | East Bay
Dress up as your best undead self and hit the bars for the annual Alameda Zombie Bar Crawl. Unfortunately, this will be the final year of the Alameda Zombie Bar Crawl. It’s been a blast over the past decade, but they are putting this flesh-eating monstrosity ...

Sunday, October 21

PaddleSplash Festival: Free Paddleboard Demos | Alameda
Sunday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to join and demo a paddleboard. Other activities require paid tickets
| Encinal Yacht Club
PaddleSplash Festival: Free Paddleboard Demos | Alameda

PaddleSplash is a 3 day festival held in Alameda on October 19-21, 2018. The first day are a set of clinics to get beginners on the water and help those that have paddled before the basics about racing. Day two is the festival at the ...

3rd Annual Free Bay Area Kids’ Book Fair | East Bay
Sunday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pine Valley Middle School
3rd Annual Free Bay Area Kids' Book Fair | East Bay

The 3nd Annual Free Bay Area Kids’ Book Fair is happening this weekend, October 20-21, 2018. The event will be indoors and open from 10 am–3 pm with free admission and free parking. The first 200 families will get a free book bag. Attendees are ...

Play the World’s Largest PAC-MAN Arcade Game | Final Day
Sunday, October 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | UNIQLO (Powell)
Play the World's Largest PAC-MAN Arcade Game | Final Day

For all the classic arcade fans in your life, UNIQLO will launch a special t-shirt collection in collaboration with Japanese video game developer, Bandal Namco Entertainment to celebrate classic 8-bit games Pac-Man, Mappy & Dig Dug.  World’s Largest Pac-Man Arcade Game October 18-21, 2018 | ...

The Final Presidio Picnic of 2018 | SF
Sunday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
The Final Presidio Picnic of 2018 | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2018. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday

Dancing Saved My Life: Free Outdoor Zumba | Bay Street Emeryville
Sunday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*$20 suggested donation
| Bay Street Emeryville
Dancing Saved My Life: Free Outdoor Zumba | Bay Street Emeryville

Dance for a good cause. Join the community of dancers as you raise money for women currently dealing with cancer. All funds raised will support stress reduction retreats for women dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Zumba instructor, Andreina Febres, along with special guests, will lead fun, ...Every Sunday

Anchor Public Taps’ 1st Birthday Party | SF
Sunday, October 21 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for purchase.
| Anchor Public Taps
Anchor Public Taps' 1st Birthday Party | SF
It’s been one year since Anchor Public Taps rolled up its door, inviting beer fans from near and far to come in for a one-of-a-kind San Francisco experience. Since then, innovative beers brewed, countless pints poured, fun events hosted were seen, and a wonderful community form. Anchor ...
Win Tix: VIP Package “Terror Vault” 1874 Haunted House | San Francisco Mint
Sunday, October 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for $20 off Sunday 10/21 tickets - limited to 50 uses.
| San Francisco Mint
Part theatre, part haunted maze, and part escape room, Terror Vault is a brand new fully-immersive Halloween haunted attraction from the insane mind of Peaches Christ. > Get Tickets – $40 $60 with secret code FUNCHEAP  – See all Funcheap promo code dates. Filled with top performers and screamers, this epic haunt ...

Monday, October 22

$1 Bowling All Day Monday | Concord
Monday, October 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1 | Diablo Valley Bowl
$1 Bowling All Day Monday | Concord

Come and join Diablo Alley Bowl every Monday for their $1 All-day Games.  $1 Games All Day Monday | 10 am Diablo Valley Bowl, 1500 Monument Blvd, building G, ConcordEvery Monday

Rocket League Tourney: Booze, Comedy | SF
Monday, October 22 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brewcade
Rocket League Tourney: Booze, Comedy | SF
Every Monday This week they will be playing Rocket League 2v2 matches. Individual participants will be paired in random teams. Winners share a $20 bar tab voucher and runner-ups win a free beer.
Case of the Mondays: Game Night & Free Comedy | Milk Bar
Monday, October 22 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations accepted, based on what you can afford.
| Milk Bar
Case of the Mondays: Game Night & Free Comedy | Milk Bar

Bringing you a comedy show on the suckiest day of the week, Case of the Mondays features SF’s top comedians determined to de-suck your Monday. They’ll distract you from the pile of emails you haven’t read, the stale coffee you drank at 3 pm, and ...Monthly

Tuesday, October 23

Great American Read Top-10 Countdown Party w/ Live Music & Raffle Prizes | MIll Valley
Tuesday, October 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Sweetwater Music Hall
Great American Read Top-10 Countdown Party w/ Live Music & Raffle Prizes | MIll Valley
It’s the Book Oscars at the Sweetwater Music Hall. Join the Mill Valley Public Library and friends to celebrate PBS’ The Great American Read and discover which book America voted as their #1 favorite. Great American Read Top-10 Countdown Party Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 6:30 pm Sweetwater Music ...

Wednesday, October 24

Dartslive USA Cup 2018 w/ Food Truck + Craft Beer | SF
Dartslive USA Cup 2018 w/ Food Truck + Craft Beer | SF
Drink. Eat. Play. Learn. Compete. The Dartslive USA Cup is a fun, free public event for all levels to participate in the joy of darts. Join for an amazing spread from one of the Bay Area’s favorite food trucks, Upper Cut Truck, while enjoying amazing ...

Thursday, October 25

2018 Mission Community Market Halloween | SF
Thursday, October 25 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
2018 Mission Community Market Halloween | SF
Celebrate the fall harvest at Mission Community Market. Support your Mission Community Market favorites, and get pumpkins and other fall produce, healthy holiday snacks, and locally made sweets for Halloween entertaining. Pick up your Halloween pumpkin at Hale’s Apple Farm’s pop-up pumpkin patch. Enjoy live music with Noe Venable (4-6 ...
Trick or Treat: Special Halloween Game Expo | SF
Thursday, October 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 early bird tickets otherwise it's $10 at door
| Parisoma
Trick or Treat: Special Halloween Game Expo | SF
50 games. 300 players. 1 night. Join the Special Halloween Expo on October 25th. Video games are taking over SF for an all-out Halloween Expo celebrating local developers. Join for an evening of games, pizza, treats and prizes. Costumes are encouraged. Families are welcome – bring your ...

Friday, October 26

St. Anne of the Sunset Parish Festival: Chinese Dance, Bingo & Movie Night | SF
Friday, October 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. Anne of the Sunset
St. Anne of the Sunset Parish Festival: Chinese Dance, Bingo & Movie Night | SF

Save the dates. Come out and join the fun on whats going for this year’s St. Anne of the Sunset Parish Festival. Expect lots of food, classic carnival games, live entertainment, Bingo with prizes, dance performances, cash raffle, sunday pancake breakfast and more fun. St. Anne of ...

Scaregrove 2018: Halloween Festival in the Park | SF
Friday, October 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $10 | Stern Grove
Scaregrove 2018: Halloween Festival in the Park | SF
Scaregrove returns to Stern Grove, on Friday, October 26, 2018 from 3 to 9 pm. An “out of this world” Halloween event, this year’s event will feature a costume contest and parade, haunted houses, hay rides, carnival rides, giant inflatables, food for sale and live entertainment. Scaregrove Friday, ...
Alameda South Shore Center Halloween Festival | 2018
Friday, October 26 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Alameda South Shore Center
Alameda South Shore Center Halloween Festival | 2018

South Shore Center, the family-friendly community destination for shopping, dining and entertainment located on the banks of the San Francisco Bay, will be hosting its free annual Halloween Festival starting on Friday, October 26 through Sunday, October 28. In addition, the Center will host a ...

Critical Mass 2018 Halloween Bike Ride | SF
Friday, October 26 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
Critical Mass 2018 Halloween Bike Ride | SF
Monthly Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in cities around the world and since in October it typically falls right around Halloween, riders dress up and ride through the city as a costumed parade. There’s ...
2018 Spooky Halloween Carnival: Costume Parade & Contest | Japantown
Friday, October 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $7*
*$7 per person
| Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California
2018 Spooky Halloween Carnival: Costume Parade & Contest | Japantown
Join for a fun night of Halloween fun featuring fun games and crafts activities, a bounce house, haunted hallway, and costume contest and parade with prizes for: scariest, cutest, most original, best overall and most spirited group/family costumes. Bring out the kids for a fun evening ...
Annual Halloween Carnival: Games & Cookie Decorating | Albany
Friday, October 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Albany Community Center
Annual Halloween Carnival: Games & Cookie Decorating | Albany
Calling all ghosts and ghouls, and join the annual Halloween Carnival. Bring the whole family down to the Albany Community Center for games, activities, cookie decorating, and prizes galore. It’s sure to be a scary good time for all. Activities Include: Spooky Arts & Crafts Creepy Cookie Decoration Ghoulish ...
Three Skulls Haunted House: Vast Land of Nightmares | Milpitas
Friday, October 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are greatly encouraged.
| Three Skulls Haunted House
Three Skulls Haunted House: Vast Land of Nightmares | Milpitas
After taking a year off, Three Skulls Haunted House opens its doors once again allowing visitors to come explore a totally new experience. Strange things have been happening at Three Skulls Funeral Home. Although many of the people who visit are lifeless their spirits seem to ...
Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF
Friday, October 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
| Alley Cat Books
Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF

Don’t spend yer Friday sittin’ at home, chewin’ tobacco all on yer lonesome. C’mon down to the ole book place; bring yer dancin’ legs. Alley Cat Bookstore and Gallery will be hosting the Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance from 7-9 pm every 4th Friday night. All dances are ...Monthly

Saturday, October 27

St. Anne of the Sunset Parish Festival: Chinese Dance, Bingo & Movie Night | SF
Saturday, October 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | St. Anne of the Sunset
St. Anne of the Sunset Parish Festival: Chinese Dance, Bingo & Movie Night | SF

Save the dates. Come out and join the fun on whats going for this year’s St. Anne of the Sunset Parish Festival. Expect lots of food, classic carnival games, live entertainment, Bingo with prizes, dance performances, cash raffle, sunday pancake breakfast and more fun. St. Anne of ...

2018 East Bay Science Discovery Day | Concord
Saturday, October 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Cal State East Bay - Concord Campus
2018 East Bay Science Discovery Day | Concord
Come enjoy a showcase of science, technology, and engineering led by businesses, museums, and universities from Contra Costa County and beyond. With hands-on, interactive science booths and live science demos, you can explore STEM fields, engage your passions and discover new ones. The Contra Costa Discovery Day ...
2018 North Bay Science Discovery Day | Santa Rosa
Saturday, October 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Sonoma County Fairgrounds
2018 North Bay Science Discovery Day | Santa Rosa
Put on your walking shoes and get ready to experience and explore science around the North Bay, from energy to the environment, from bees to black lights, from eating liquid nitrogen ice cream to dissecting a squid. Free hands-on science festival for kids of all ages. ...
Oink-A-Ween: Barn Trick-or-Treat & Animal Feeding | Grass Valley
Saturday, October 27 – 10:30 am | Cost: $10*
*An RSVP is required.
| Animal Place
Oink-A-Ween: Barn Trick-or-Treat & Animal Feeding | Grass Valley
Join the Animal Place in Grass Valley, CA for trick-or-treating in their barns and be sure to bring a pumpkin to feed to the pigs (for yours and the pigs’ safety, staff will feed the pigs directly). The barns will be open and you’ll get vegan goodies ...
Bay Street Halloween Boo Bash: Dog Costume Parade, Haunted Carriages & Magic Shows | Emeryville
Saturday, October 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Bay Street Emeryville
Bay Street Halloween Boo Bash: Dog Costume Parade, Haunted Carriages & Magic Shows | Emeryville
Celebrate Halloween at the Bay Street Boo Bash with free festivities for the whole family, even the four-legged friends. Parents to children will enjoy a spooktacular fun day so don’t miss this Halloween extravaganza on October 27, 2018. Bay Street Halloween Boo Bash October 27, 2018 | 11 ...
2018 Halloween Fest: Kids’ Costume Contest & Trick-or-Treating | Marin
Saturday, October 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Marin Country Mart
2018 Halloween Fest: Kids' Costume Contest & Trick-or-Treating | Marin
Come to the Marin Country Mart Farmers’ Market to celebrate the spookiest day of the year with a Halloween Festival at 11 am on Saturday, October 27, 2018. Alongside the usual farmer’s market funtivities of pony rides & face painting, there will have Halloween crafts, make-your-own caramel ...
Howl-O-Ween: Pooch Parade, Costume Contest & Treats | Vacaville
Saturday, October 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free, however joining the costume contest and parade costs $5.
| Andrews Park
Howl-O-Ween: Pooch Parade, Costume Contest & Treats | Vacaville
Your pooch will have a tail-wagging good time at their 4th annual Howl-O-Ween Pooch Parade and Costume Contest. Event admission is free. Pooch Parade and costume contest registration fee is $5 per dog. There will be Pooch Parade, Costume Contest and more. Best Dog and Human Group, ...