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Sunday, October 21

Concord Antique & Collectibles Faire | East Bay
Sunday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Todos Santos Plaza
Concord Antique & Collectibles Faire | East Bay

Looking for a-one-of-a-kind treasure? Come out and check out the Concord Antique Faire & Collectibles held at the Concord Todos Santos Plaza park from 9 am to 4 pm on third Sundays from April to October in 2018 . Admission & parking is free.

2018 East Bay Mini Maker Faire | Oakland
Sunday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: $19*
*Tickets are for advanced purchase and will increase on the day of the event.
| Studio One Art Center
2018 East Bay Mini Maker Faire | Oakland
The East Bay returns for its 9th Year in 2018 on October 21. The East Bay Mini Maker Faire follows the “big” Maker Faire model of celebrating invention, creativity, and resourcefulness, but is smaller in scale (170+ makers vs. 1200 makers; 6,000+ people on one day vs. ...

Music Carnival: Instrument Petting Zoo & Live Music | Berkeley
Sunday, October 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Crowden Music Center
Music Carnival: Instrument Petting Zoo & Live Music | Berkeley
Crowden’s annual musical carnival is a day-long celebration for the entire family. Community Music Day is Crowden’s annual musical carnival for all ages. Join Crowden, San Francisco Chamber Orchestra, San Francisco Girls Chorus, and East Bay Music Together for musical fun throughout the day. Festivities include: Instrument Petting ...
2018 Danville Fall Crafts Festival: Sunday | East Bay
Sunday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Danville
2018 Danville Fall Crafts Festival: Sunday | East Bay

Celebrate the Danville FallFest 2018, formerly known as the Danville Fall Crafts Festival, on tree-lined Hartz Avenue in downtown Danville from 10 am to 5 pm on October 20-21, 2018. 2018 Danville FallFest October 20-21, 2018 | 10 am to 5 pm Historic Downtown Danville FREE ...

Sunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley
Sunday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | South Berkeley Senior Center
Sunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley
Monthly Guest speakers this month will be from the Consumer Action Committee: Rebecca Corbett, Heidi Spaulding, and Alex Rivin. They will be speaking about issues that affect individuals with disabilities and how they advocate for people in our community. The members of the CAC regularly advocate for ...
Otsukimi 2018: Harvest Moon Telescope Viewing Party & Japanese Music | Oakland
Sunday, October 21 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free party and moon viewing; pre-reserved dinner is $15 ($10 for members of OFSCA)
| Lakeside Park Garden Center
Otsukimi 2018: Harvest Moon Telescope Viewing Party & Japanese Music | Oakland
Join in for the 52nd Annual Otsukimi Moon Viewing Party, held during the full harvest moon each October in the Gardens at Lake Merritt. The Harvest moon is a symbol of blessing and abundance for many cultures. Moon viewing parties are occasions for sharing food and stories ...

Wednesday, October 24

Oakland Free Guided Walking Tours | Chinatown
Oakland Free Guided Walking Tours | Chinatown

Learn about the contributions of Chinese and other Asian immigrants to the history of both California and the Bay Area. Stroll along sidewalk markets filled with fresh fish as well as exotic fruits and vegetables. View changing displays in the Oakland Asian Cultural Center. in ...

Full Moon Tibetan Chanting Ceremony | Berkeley
Wednesday, October 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Tibetan Nyingma Institute (Berkeley)
Full Moon Tibetan Chanting Ceremony | Berkeley

In many Buddhist lands, the full moon is a time to gather for prayer and meditation. The Tibetan Nyingma Institute continues this tradition at the through holding a chanting ceremony on full moon nights. Join Nyingma students and friends in chanting the Vajra Guru Mantra ...

“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland
Wednesday, October 24 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Uptown Nightclub
"Moonlight Comedy": Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland
Every Wednesday 10/24 Lineup: Connor Larsen (NYC) Sureni Weerasekera (SF Punchlinel) Cody Smit (Fogbelt) Cameron Vannini (SF Punchline, Cobb’s Comedy Club) Andrew Orolfo (SF Sketchfest) & more

Friday, October 26

Candle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley
Friday, October 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated, though not required.
| Grace North Church
Candle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley

Walk the free labyrinth at Grace North Church in Berkeley with 97 candles lighting the path, while listening to music every last Friday of the month. The Winding Way musicians, an acoustic musical group featuring guitar, violin, cello, mandolin, piano and voice, will play songs from many world religions that inspire ...Monthly

“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Beer & Popcorn | Oakland
"Comedy Soup": Music, Comedy, Free Beer & Popcorn | Oakland

Comedy Soup is Oakland’s DIY comedy show that features a lineup of some of the Bay Area’s best comedians, a new musical act every month, and a hearty helping of free popcorn and beer will be served for every audience member. Free with an RSVP to soupcomedyrsvp@gmail.com, Suggested ...Monthly

Saturday, October 27

Last of 2018: Free Oakland Summer Walking Tour | Old Oakland
Last of 2018: Free Oakland Summer Walking Tour | Old Oakland

Old Oakland Tour: This tour explores the 1870s business district where carefully restored brick commercial buildings now house offices, galleries and eateries. The historic district is a visible reminder of Oakland’s designation in 1869 as the Western Terminus of the Transcontinental Railroad. Tour begins at ...

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 Pumpkin Jubilee Festival: Carving Demo, Carriage Rides & Live Music | Danville
Saturday, October 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Danville Livery
2018 Pumpkin Jubilee Festival: Carving Demo, Carriage Rides & Live Music | Danville
Once again the Danville Livery will be celebrating Halloween with their Annual Pumpkin Jubilee Festival. Kids and families are invited to dress-up in their Halloween costumes and participate in this year’s festivities. 2018 Pumpkin Jubilee Festival Saturday, October 27, 2018 | Noon to 3 pm The Danville Livery, ...
2018 Special Halloween & Day of the Dead Art Making | Richmond
Saturday, October 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Richmond Public Library
2018 Special Halloween & Day of the Dead Art Making | Richmond
Celebrate Halloween and Dia De Los Muertos by making Papel Picado and Spooky Masks. Join this special free, family-friendly event at the Richmond Main Library. Books to be read: Marvin in the Kooky Spooky House: A Halloween Adventure by Lord Toph Los Gatos Black on Halloween by Marisa Montes
Glow-In-The-Dark Black Light Art Show & Night Market | Alameda
Saturday, October 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested. Donations are appreciated.
| Studio 23
Glow-In-The-Dark Black Light Art Show & Night Market | Alameda

The Blacklight Art Show is an experience best suited to the time of year when the veils grow thin between worlds, other dimensions seep thru in deceptively cheery colors to blind you beyond science. Studio 23 is transformed from a mild-mannered mecca of artistry into ...

2018 Freaky Halloween ’80s Party: Costume Contest, Horror Flicks & Live DJ | East Bay
Saturday, October 27 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Forbidden Island Tiki Lounge
2018 Freaky Halloween ’80s Party: Costume Contest, Horror Flicks & Live DJ | East Bay
Get ready to be Rocked, Shocked, Gored and Floored. It’s another Freaky Halloween ’80s Party at Forbidden Island with the most Wicked mix brought to you by DJ Tropic (former Conga Lounge 80s DJ). Gnarly ’80s Costumes will be admired. You should Rock out if you’re ...

Monday, October 29

Driveway Follies: Oakland’s Epic Halloween DIY Puppet Show | East Bay
Monday, October 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Haunted Yard
Driveway Follies: Oakland's Epic Halloween DIY Puppet Show | East Bay

Driveway Follies Driveway Follies offers a rare opportunity to see the nearly lost art of marionette puppetry in an intimate setting. Driveway Follies is recognized for providing professionally staged family-friendly Halloween marionette performances each year in Oakland. The repertoire celebrates and illustrates historic and cultural ...

Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland
Monday, October 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door. Doors at 7 pm; Show at 8 pm
| Club 21
Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland

Nerd Nite East Bay is a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots of free drinks, and put them on stage in front of a couple hundred tipsy nerds. Sometimes it’s funny, sometimes it’s salacious, and it’s always nerdy. Nerd ...Monthly

Tuesday, October 30

2018 Day of the Dead Party: Live Mariachi Band, Craft & Street Decorating | Berkeley
Tuesday, October 30 – 2:30 pm | Cost: FREE | South Berkeley Farmers' Market
2018 Day of the Dead Party: Live Mariachi Band, Craft & Street Decorating | Berkeley
Honor passed loved ones and ancestors at the annual Dia de los Muertos celebration featuring a number of hands-on activities for the whole family on Tuesday, October 30, 2018. It’s transition time at the farmers’ markets. Stone fruit and salads of summer are giving way to soup ...
Oakland’s Epic Halloween Yard Haunt & DIY Puppet Show | East Bay
Tuesday, October 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Haunted Yard
Oakland's Epic Halloween Yard Haunt & DIY Puppet Show | East Bay

Driveway Follies Driveway Follies offers a rare opportunity to see the nearly lost art of marionette puppetry in an intimate setting. Driveway Follies is recognized for providing professionally staged family-friendly Halloween marionette performances each year in Oakland. The repertoire celebrates and illustrates historic and cultural ...

Last Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland
Tuesday, October 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| The Layover
Last Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland

Laugh City is a monthly comedy show bringing comedians from HBO, Showtime, Comedy Central and Late Night TV to Oakland every last Tuesday at 8 pm. DJ B.C. spins music after the show. The show takes place at The Layover (1517 Franklin St). 21 and up. Doors open at 7 pm. Free, ...Monthly

Wednesday, October 31

Free Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Uptown, Lake Merritt & Secret Rooftop Gardens
Free Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Uptown, Lake Merritt & Secret Rooftop Gardens

Uptown to the Lake: A walking tour of the Uptown District with an emphasis on Art Deco. Tour includes the Paramount Theatre, Historic Sweet’s Ballroom, the Fox Theater and the Kaiser Center roof garden with views of Lake Merritt. Tour begins at 10 am in ...

$4 Chipotle “Boorito” Day | Halloween 2018
Wednesday, October 31 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $4*
*$4 burrito when you show up in costume with a funny addition that doesn't normally go with the costume.
| Chipotle Mexican Grill (Metreon)
$4 Chipotle "Boorito" Day | Halloween 2018
Come get ghoulish. Just rock your Halloween costume to Chipotle from 3 pm to close on October 31st to get a $4 burrito, bowl, salad, or order of tacos, or use code BOORITO in our app or online to get yours. Let’s boo this thing. $4 ...
Hacienda Crossings Shopping Center Halloween Haunts | Dublin
Wednesday, October 31 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hacienda Crossings Shopping Center
Hacienda Crossings Shopping Center Halloween Haunts | Dublin
Hacienda Crossings is excited to celebrate Halloween with the community in their 6th annual Sweet Halloween Trick-or-Treat Party. Come and enjoy free trick-or-treating, music, street entertainment, horse-drawn carriage rides and more at the shopping center. Children and families of the community are invited to enjoy a ...
2018 Halloween at the Hub: Trick-or-Treating | Fremont
Wednesday, October 31 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fremont Hub
2018 Halloween at the Hub: Trick-or-Treating | Fremont
Calling all monsters, witches and silly goblins, it’s time to Trick-or-Treat at Fremont Hub on Wednesday, October 31st from 5-7pm. at participating stores, while supplies last. Join for an evening of free entertainment  at participating Fremont Hub merchants, with lots of activities that kids will surely enjoy. The ...
Driveway Follies: Oakland’s Epic Halloween DIY Puppet Show | East Bay
Wednesday, October 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Haunted Yard
Driveway Follies: Oakland's Epic Halloween DIY Puppet Show | East Bay

Driveway Follies Driveway Follies offers a rare opportunity to see the nearly lost art of marionette puppetry in an intimate setting. Driveway Follies is recognized for providing professionally staged family-friendly Halloween marionette performances each year in Oakland. The repertoire celebrates and illustrates historic and cultural ...

Halloween Night: Glow-in-the-Dark Black Light Art Show | Alameda
Wednesday, October 31 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome
| Studio 23
Halloween Night: Glow-in-the-Dark Black Light Art Show | Alameda

The Blacklight Art Show is an experience best suited to the time of year when the veils grow thin between worlds, other dimensions seep thru in deceptively cheery colors to blind you beyond science. Studio 23 is transformed from a mild-mannered mecca of artistry into ...

2018 Hulaween Party: Live DJ Music, Horror Flicks & Costume Bash | Alameda
Wednesday, October 31 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Forbidden Island Tiki Lounge
2018 Hulaween Party: Live DJ Music, Horror Flicks & Costume Bash | Alameda
Dress up in your best Halloween costume and enjoy Forbidden Island’s annual 2018 Hulaween Party with with Robert Silverman’s Spooky Theremin, Dj Jeffrey Boozer on October 31, 2018 at 7:30 pm. 2018 Hulaween Wednesday, October 31, 2018 | 9 pm – 11:55 pm Forbidden Island, 1304 Lincoln Ave, Alameda FREE Featuring ...
“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland
Wednesday, October 31 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Uptown Nightclub
"Moonlight Comedy": Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland
Every Wednesday 10/31 Lineup: Ryan Sudhakaran (Super Stacked) Gary Hughes (SF Punchlinel) Jill Maragos (SF Sketchfest) Steve Ausburne (SF Punchline, Cobb’s Comedy Club) & more