Saturday, October 26, 2019

8:00 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF  FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $10
8:30 pmDowntown Comedy Night at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF  FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code HELLAFUNNY. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door. Free for first 50 to RSVP

Sunday, October 27, 2019

"Halloween Hoopla" Yerba Buena Gardens Festival 2019 | Final Day
Sunday, October 27 | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

Between May and October in 2019, the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival presents 100 free performances on three outdoor stages in Yerba Buena Gardens. Admission is free and entertainment includes music, theater, dance, cultural events, educational more...

6:00 amAfter Dawn: Premiere Sunday Morning Party | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:15 amOctober Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay   FREE*
*Free but RSVP is required (415)-388-2596. Admission to the park is free before 9am. We are told that parking reservations are required.
All DayCal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Parkmerced & Parkside   FREE*
*Free for SF residents with proof of neighborhood residency
10:00 am25th Annual Halloween Carnival: Trick or Treating, Live Music & Games | Palo Alto   FREE
All DayTreasureFest: Halloween Market: Trick-or-Treating | SF   $3*
*$3-$5 early bird online / $7 last minute - includes free parking.
11:00 amFree Outdoor Family Fun: Rotating Shows & Exciting Stories | Salesforce Park   FREE
All DaySF Open Studios 2019 | Noe Valley, Diamond Heights & Bernal Heights   FREE
All Day1st Annual Alameda Harvest Celebration | Final Day   FREE
1:00 pmAcoustic Music in the Square | Noe Valley   FREE
1:00 pmBay Area Science Festival: “Mathapalooza” Puzzle, Magic & Games | SF   FREE*
*Some events may require an RSVP or have other restrictions.
2:00 pmCoin-Op’s “Free Play” Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa   FREE
3:00 pm“The Most Famous Symphony Ever Written” Free Main Stage Concert | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but seating is first come, first served
3:00 pmRockridge Ice Cream & Gelato Tour | Final Day   $20*
*$15 for children 12 and younger, $20 for adults
6:00 pm’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.   FREE
6:30 pm“Terror Vault” SF’s Epic Halloween Haunt Returns | Oct. 10 – Nov. 10   $10 off*
*Normally $62, get exclusive $52 tix with secret code FUNCHEAP on select dates. Limited to 50 per date.
7:00 pm“Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated.
7:00 pmBlind Scream Haunted House | Santa Rosa   $15
8:00 pmThe $2 Bill Comedy Show | Milk Bar   $2*
*$2 with RSVP on Eventbrite. Otherwise, $10 at the door.
8:30 pmFree HellaFunny Sundays Stand-Up Comedy | Neck of the Woods   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, October 28, 2019

Monday, October 28 – All Day | Cost: WIN | All Over San Francisco

Get ready to literally drink in SF with the San Francisco Wine Passport.  You’ll get 22 glasses of wine at 22 different bars & lounges all over SF for $40. View the more...

10:00 amAero Design Challenge | Bay Area Science Fest 2019  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
All DayFinal Week of Ocean Beach Bonfires for 2019 | Ends Oct. 31   FREE*
*Rings are first come first served
5:30 pm“Popping the ​Science ​Bubble”: Conversations w/ Cal Scientists | Berkeley   FREE
6:00 pmFree Queer Bowling Night | Mission Dist.   FREE*
*RSVP for a chance to win 1 hour of bowling & shoe rental for you + 5 friends (compliments of Mission Bowling Club)
6:00 pmSilent Book Club: Book Lovers’ Monthly Reading | San Jose   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:30 pm“Terror Vault” SF’s Epic Halloween Haunt Returns | Oct. 10 – Nov. 10   $10 off*
*Normally $62, get exclusive $52 tix with secret code FUNCHEAP on select dates. Limited to 50 per date.
7:00 pmNerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland   $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door. Doors at 7 pm; Show at 8 pm
8:00 pmNorth Beach Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP $10 at the door otherwise
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.
8:00 pmMonday Night Comedy w/ Free Cake | Blondies   FREE
8:30 pmLaughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF   FREE
8:30 pmBeef Curtains: Game Night & Free Comedy Showcase | Milk Bar   FREE*
*Tips collected towards the end of the show.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

2019 Halloween Spooktakular Family Fun Fest | Santana Row
Tuesday, October 29 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santana Row

No tricks just treats. Join the special Halloween Family Fun free event featuring trick-or-treating, pumpkin decorating, live music and entertainment, balloons and more. Guests are encouraged to wear costumes and trick-or-treat on The more...

2:30 pm2019 Day of the Dead Party: Live Mariachi, Costumes & Street Decorating | Berkeley   FREE
5:00 pmBay Area Science Festival: Coding Club w/ CoderDojo & Raspberry Pi | Oakland   FREE*
*Some events may require an RSVP or have other restrictions.
6:00 pm2019 Dia de Los Muertos: Pan de Muertos | Final Day   FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Eventbrite.
6:30 pm“Terror Vault” SF’s Epic Halloween Haunt Returns | Oct. 10 – Nov. 10   $10 off*
*Normally $62, get exclusive $52 tix with secret code FUNCHEAP on select dates. Limited to 50 per date.
7:00 pmSF History Night | Pacific Heights   $10*
*$10 for non-members; free for SFHA members
7:00 pmNerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose   FREE*
*Admission is donation-based.
7:00 pmDriveway Follies: Oakland’s Epic Halloween DIY Puppet Show | Oct. 29-31   FREE
7:30 pmCinema Under The Stars “Hocus Pocus” | Napa   FREE*
*No outside food or beverage
8:00 pmLast Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
8:00 pm“Town Business” Oakland Comedy Night | Every Tuesday   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $10 at door.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

SF Hispanic Heritage Festival: Free Mask Making w/ The Mexican Museum | SF
Wednesday, October 30 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Noe Valley Branch Library

On October 30, 2019 at 4 pm, learn about the significance and social purpose of masks from different regions of Mexico and construct your own 2D/3D masks with The Mexican Museum. more...

10:00 amFree Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Uptown & Secret Rooftop Gardens  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to
3:30 pmBay Area Science Festival: “Hive Dive” Honey Bee Discussion & Tour | SF  FREE*
*Some events may require an RSVP or have other restrictions.
5:00 pmFinal Free Rooftop Concert at Salesforce Park of 2019 | SF   FREE
5:00 pm“People in Plazas” Free Summer Music Festival Final Day | SF   FREE
6:00 pmDermot Kennedy Free In-store Concert | Amoeba SF   FREE
6:30 pm2019 Halloween Ghost Walk at City Hall | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
6:30 pm“Terror Vault” SF’s Epic Halloween Haunt Returns | Oct. 10 – Nov. 10   $10 off*
*Normally $62, get exclusive $52 tix with secret code FUNCHEAP on select dates. Limited to 50 per date.
6:30 pmFree Karate + DJ School at Undiscovered Court | Oct. 30   FREE*
*RSVP Required
7:00 pmOakland’s Epic Halloween Yard Haunt & DIY Puppet Show | East Bay   FREE
7:00 pmDía de los Muertos Sugar Skull Workshop | Mountain View   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. For ages 18+. Please bring a shoebox or similar container to carry home your finished calavera.
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: British Indie Pop Band: Kero Kero Bonito | The Regency Ballroom   WIN
8:00 pmFree Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15
8:00 pmFree Comedy Night at SF’s Presidential-Themed Bar | Every Wednesday   FREE*
*Free with RSVP

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Free Krispy Kreme Day on Halloween | 2019

These scary delicious doughnuts are here to satisfy your need for tricks and treats. You’ll catch them in participating shops through Halloween, sneaking around and creating mischief. This collection of monsters is more...

All DayHelp Turn Salesforce Tower into Pac-Man on Halloween | SF   FREE
All DayApplebee’s $1 Vampire | Final Day   $1
All DayHelp Turn Salesforce Tower into “Eye Of Sauron” on Halloween | SF   FREE
12:30 pmFree 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park   FREE
2:30 pmRooftop DJ Classes in Salesforce Park | SF   FREE
All DayFinal Ocean Beach Bonfire Night of 2019 | Until March 1st   FREE*
*Rings are first come first served
4:00 pm2019 Halloween Spooktacular Trick-or-Treat | Palo Alto   FREE
5:00 pmFree Uber/Lyft/Cab Rides on Halloween Night | 2019   FREE*
*Cabs must be requested by phone and Berg Injury lawyers will cover up to $20 and any remaining balance must be paid in cash. When you call, you must tell them about the Berg Injury Lawyers Promotion. Cabs may not be hailed.
5:00 pmCreative Flow: Accessible Art Making Experience | Salesforce Park   FREE
6:00 pm“Jurassic Park” Immersive Halloween House | San Jose   FREE
6:00 pmCreatures of the NightLife at Cal Academy of Sciences | SF   $15.25*
*Tickets subject to dynamic pricing and may change daily. Nightlife tickets typically range from $12 to $25. Day-of tickets will often be the highest. 21+
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Halloween | Pier 15   $19.95*
*$19.95 Adv/Door -  Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome)
6:00 pm2019 “Crawloween” Halloween Pub Crawl | SF   $12*
*Early Bird Ticket (Sold out)Tier Pub Crawl ticket ranges from $12 to $25.
6:30 pmFrench Afterworks: French Music & French Drinks | SF   FREE
6:30 pm“Terror Vault” SF’s Epic Halloween Haunt Returns | Oct. 10 – Nov. 10   $10 off*
*Normally $62, get exclusive $52 tix with secret code FUNCHEAP on select dates. Limited to 50 per date.
7:00 pmThe Underground: Stand-Up Comedy at Oakstop | Oakland   $10*
*The show is $10 online or $15 Cash, Venmo or Square at the door. Complimentary pizza & wine will be served. Feel free to also BYOB or bring dinner. Show is 21+.
7:00 pmDriveway Follies: Oakland’s Epic Halloween DIY Puppet Show | East Bay   FREE
7:00 pmThe Great Cable Car Chase | SF   FREE
7:00 pmFinal Day: Blind Scream Haunted House | Santa Rosa   $15
7:15 pmHaunted Walk-through Maze of Terror Halloween Night | Peninsula   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
7:30 pm2019 Hulaween Party: Spooky Theremin, Horror Flicks & Costume Bash | Alameda   FREE
7:30 pmWin Tix: SF’s Only Haunted Mini Golf Party: VIP Tickets | Stagecoach Greens   WIN*
*VIP Mini Golfer: All Inclusive $56.66, Standard Mini Golfer: $36.66
8:00 pmHaight Ashbury Comedy Night | Milk Bar   FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise, it's $15.
9:00 pmVideo Game Costumed Halloween Party | Hustler Club   FREE*
*Come with your favorite video game character.
9:00 pm2019 Undead Diner Halloween Party | Oakland   FREE
9:00 pmWin Tix: Epic Haunted Church Paranormal Meet-up & Halloween Party | SF   WIN*
*$35 GA / $75 and $95 VIP
11:30 amAwesöme Orchestra: Halloween After Dark | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required; donations are welcome.

Friday, November 1, 2019

Free First Friday Tour at the Museum of Art & History | Santa Cruz
Friday, November 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Normal price admission is $10.
| Museum of Art & History (Santa Cruz)

Come experience the 3rd Annual Sculpture on Wheels Car Show at the MAH as a stop on the First Friday Art Tour, beginning August 2, 2019. Make the MAH a stop on more...

All DayHistory Museum: Free First Fridays | Redwood City  FREE
All DayFirst Friday Free Coworking | Impact Hub Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but there is a $5 suggested donation for the optional potluck lunch.
All DayFree Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History  FREE
11:00 amTimbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco   FREE*
*Free tours take place on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are limited to 20 people.
3:00 pm“Block Fest” Tenderloin Arts Festival & Free Art Making | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
4:00 pmSF Hispanic Heritage Festival: Free Day of the Dead Skeleton Craft | Lake Merced   FREE
5:00 pmFacebook First Fridays | San Jose Museum of Art   FREE*
*Free after 5 pm.
5:00 pm“Oakland First Fridays” Street Festival   FREE