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Monday, October 14

2019 World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off | Half Moon Bay
Monday, October 14 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE | I.D.E.S. Grounds (Half Moon Bay)
2019 World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off | Half Moon Bay
Want to see a pumpkin that weighs almost as much as a Smart Car? World Pumpkin Capital Half Moon Bay will present its 46th Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off. The Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off is offering a special $30,000 mega-prize for the world record-breaking ...
Autotech Council Science Fair 2019 | Mountain View
Monday, October 14 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but registration is required.
| Computer History Museum
Autotech Council Science Fair 2019 | Mountain View
Who is leading this industry forward? Judge for yourself! Companies leading the automotive, transportation, and mobility industries into the future are committed to innovation – both to innovating themselves and to partnering with the best innovations available whether those are found in their existing supply ...

Tuesday, October 15

Vinyl Room Standup Comedy Show | Burlingame
Tuesday, October 15 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Vinyl Room
Vinyl Room Standup Comedy Show | Burlingame

Every third Tuesday of the month is a standup comedy show at Vinyl Room called Standup Comedy at Vinyl Room, featuring funny people from the Bay Area who do standup comedy. It’s the only comedy show in Burlingame, maybe ever. This event occurs every third ...Monthly

Friday, October 18

3rd Friday: Free Outdoor Movie & Free Popcorn | Final Day
Friday, October 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Popcorn
| Millbrae Central Park
3rd Friday: Free Outdoor Movie & Free Popcorn | Final Day

Join every 3rd Friday of the month from April to October for games, food trucks,  and a free moving screening. There will have FREE warm and buttery popcorn for all attendees. Bring a chair or blanket to sit in. Free Movie Lineup: 4/19- Christopher Robin ...Monthly

Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula
Friday, October 18 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Haunted House of Moss Beach
Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula

Haunting your souls for over two decades, the Haunted House of Moss Beach is a spooky, walk-through maze of terror. Please note, arrive early to avoid long lines. Only two people are allowed per a tour. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. This ...

You Betta Work Comedy Fiesta Show | San Mateo
Friday, October 18 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with $5 Suggested Donation
| The San Mateo County Pride Center
You Betta Work Comedy Fiesta Show | San Mateo

Every third Friday of the month at The San Mateo County Pride Center, host Jesús U. BettaWork, bring the beautiful people the You Betta Work Comedy Fiesta – a night of laughs on the Peninsula showcasing the fabulous funnies of a diverse lineup of Bay Area ...Monthly

Saturday, October 19

2019 Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival & Great Pumpkin Parade | Saturday
Saturday, October 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Half Moon Bay
2019 Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival & Great Pumpkin Parade | Saturday

See a display of gigantic heavyweight champion pumpkins, four stages of entertainment, and the Great Pumpkin Parade at the annual Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival. 2019 Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival October 19–20, 2019 | 9 am to 5 pm Historic Main ...

Drop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View
Saturday, October 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Public Library
Drop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View

Come get your bike fixed and learn a few things from professional bike mechanic Ryan Murphy who will be available for advice and help with you bike at the Mountain View Library every third Saturday from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Use their tools to work ...Monthly

Facebook’s Fall Fest: Latin Celebration & Halloween Bash | Facebook HQ
Saturday, October 19 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP is requested.
| Facebook Headquarters
Facebook's Fall Fest: Latin Celebration & Halloween Bash | Facebook HQ
Join Facebook for their Fall Festival featuring a Latin cultural celebration with Halloween activities. Proceeds benefit youth mentoring and sports programs.
Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula
Saturday, October 19 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Haunted House of Moss Beach
Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula

Haunting your souls for over two decades, the Haunted House of Moss Beach is a spooky, walk-through maze of terror. Please note, arrive early to avoid long lines. Only two people are allowed per a tour. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. This ...

Sunday, October 20

2019 Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival
Sunday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Half Moon Bay
2019 Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival

See a display of gigantic heavyweight champion pumpkins, four stages of entertainment, and the Great Pumpkin Parade at the annual Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival. 2019 Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival October 19–20, 2019 | 9 am to 5 pm Historic Main ...

Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford
Sunday, October 20 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Cantor Arts Center
Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford

Stanford University’s distinguished outdoor art collection includes nearly 100 sculptures and features important figurative and abstract works in a variety of media by artists of the late 19th century to the present. This tour begins in front of the Cantor Arts Center with marble statues, ...Monthly

Tuesday, October 22

Orionids Meteor Shower 2019 | Halley’s Comet’s Debris
Tuesday, October 22 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Orionids Meteor Shower 2019 | Halley's Comet's Debris
On a dark, moonless night, the Orionids exhibit about 10 to 20 meteors per hour. These fast-moving meteors occasionally leave persistent trains and they sometimes produce bright fireballs. Orionid meteors fly each year between about October 2 to November 7. That’s when Earth is passing through the ...

Friday, October 25

Opening Day: Bay Area Science Festival | 2019
Friday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Some events may require an RSVP or have other restrictions.
| San Francisco Bay Area
Opening Day: Bay Area Science Festival | 2019

Created by the Bay Area’s scientific, cultural, and educational institutions, the Bay Area Science Festival returns to San Francisco for two weeks of science and technology lectures, games, art exhibits, workshops, hands-on activities and more at locations throughout the Bay Area. 2019 Bay Area Science Festival October 25-November 2, ...

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Devil's Canyon Brewing Company
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos

Enjoy a family friendly, admission-free evening of live music, rotating food trucks and an award winning selection of sustainable handcrafted beer and root beer. There’s free admission, two live bands, and three food trucks. Kids and well behaved dogs are welcome. One dollar from each ...Monthly

Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula
Friday, October 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Haunted House of Moss Beach
Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula

Haunting your souls for over two decades, the Haunted House of Moss Beach is a spooky, walk-through maze of terror. Please note, arrive early to avoid long lines. Only two people are allowed per a tour. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. This ...

Saturday, October 26

Bay Area Science Festival: STEAM at the Library | Redwood City
Saturday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Some events may require an RSVP or have other restrictions.
| Redwood City Public Library
Bay Area Science Festival: STEAM at the Library | Redwood City
Come enjoy a day of STEAM at the Redwood City Public Library. With ten hands-on exhibits, both inside and in front of the library, families can explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math in an interactive environment. There will have local experts to answer questions ...
“The Most Famous Symphony Ever Written” Free Main Stage Concert | Palo Alto
Saturday, October 26 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but seating is first come, first served
| First Palo Alto United Methodist Church
"The Most Famous Symphony Ever Written" Free Main Stage Concert | Palo Alto
Join Music Director Ben Simon and the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra for a guided tour of classical music’s greatest hit, Ludwig van Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony. This revolutionary work has thrilled audiences since its premiere in 1808. Find out why and deepen your understanding and appreciation of ...
Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula
Saturday, October 26 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Haunted House of Moss Beach
Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula

Haunting your souls for over two decades, the Haunted House of Moss Beach is a spooky, walk-through maze of terror. Please note, arrive early to avoid long lines. Only two people are allowed per a tour. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. This ...

Sunday, October 27

25th Annual Halloween Carnival: Trick or Treating, Live Music & Games | Palo Alto
Sunday, October 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Blossom Birth
25th Annual Halloween Carnival: Trick or Treating, Live Music & Games | Palo Alto
Come start off your Halloween celebrations on California Ave: Palo Alto’s most popular Halloween event for the whole family on Sunday October 27, 2019 at 10 am. Entertainment and activities are especially geared towards 0-12 year olds. Highlights: Trick or Treating at businesses on California Ave (between El Camino Real ...

Monday, October 28

Aero Design Challenge | Bay Area Science Fest 2019
Monday, October 28 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Hiller Aviation Museum
Aero Design Challenge | Bay Area Science Fest 2019
Aero Design Challenge is an exploration into design and engineering. Each 3-hour program explores concepts in aeronautics that challenges participants to construct a working prototype. Each student in the Aero Design Challenge participates in a series of discovery experiences in the Hiller Aviation Museum’s main gallery, including: Wind tunnel ...

Wednesday, October 30

Día de los Muertos Sugar Skull Workshop | Mountain View
Día de los Muertos Sugar Skull Workshop | Mountain View
Decorate your own sugar skull for Dia de los Muertos. You will take home your own personalized calavera (skull) to honor your loved ones for Day of the Dead. Blank sugar skulls and colorful decorations will be provided. Please bring a shoebox or similar container to ...

Thursday, October 31

Free Krispy Kreme Day on Halloween | 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 perfect for any party. Get in the spirit with Slimon, Mumford, and Hypno-Henry, then ...
Applebee’s $1 Vampire | Final Day
Thursday, October 31 – All Day | Cost: $1 | Applebee's (Participating Locations)
Applebee's $1 Vampire | Final Day

Get a bite out of this. Applebee’s® is celebrating the scariest time of the year with a brand new Neighborhood Drink of the Month with the $1 Vampire. Served in a 10-ounce mug, the $1 Vampire is bloody delicious with a mix of rum, strawberry, dragon fruit, passion fruit ...

2019 Halloween Spooktacular Trick-or-Treat | Palo Alto
Thursday, October 31 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
2019 Halloween Spooktacular Trick-or-Treat | Palo Alto
Join the 2019 Halloween Spooktacular on Thursday, October 31 from 4 – 7 pm in Stanford Shopping Center to celebrate Halloween. Conjure up some fun in your best costume.