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Saturday, October 20

2018 Sanchez Adobe Quilt Show | Pacifica
Saturday, October 20 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sanchez Adobe
2018 Sanchez Adobe Quilt Show | Pacifica

An exhibition of traditional and contemporary quilts will take place at the Sanchez Adobe, 1000 Linda Mar Boulevard in Pacifica, on October 20 & 21, 2018 at 1 pm. See the exhibit of traditional and contemporary quilts. A bed turning activity will be part of ...

Orionids Meteor Shower 2018 | Halley’s Comet’s Debris
Saturday, October 20 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Orionids Meteor Shower 2018 | 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 …

Sunday, October 21

21st Annual UN Film Festival: Kids Films & Live Jazz | Palo Alto
Sunday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mitchell Park Library & Community Center
21st Annual UN Film Festival: Kids Films & Live Jazz | Palo Alto

The 21st annual United Nations Association Film Festival, an international documentary film festival, will run from October 18-28, 2018 at various locations in Palo Alto, San Francisco, and Stanford University. 2018 United Nations Association Film Festival October 18-28, 2018 Palo Alto, Stanford University, East Palo ...

Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford
Sunday, October 21 – 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

2018 Sanchez Adobe Quilt Show | Pacifica
Sunday, October 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sanchez Adobe
2018 Sanchez Adobe Quilt Show | Pacifica

An exhibition of traditional and contemporary quilts will take place at the Sanchez Adobe, 1000 Linda Mar Boulevard in Pacifica, on October 20 & 21, 2018 at 1 pm. See the exhibit of traditional and contemporary quilts. A bed turning activity will be part of ...

Free Circus Family Day 2018: Workshops, Acrobats & Storytime | Palo Alto
Sunday, October 21 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Palo Alto Art Center
Free Circus Family Day 2018: Workshops, Acrobats & Storytime | Palo Alto

Join for an afternoon packed with circus-themed activities for the whole family, including hands-on art-making projects, circus acrobats, juggling workshops, and a dance performance.
The Palo Alto Art Center’s free Circus Family Day takes place on Sunday, October 21 at the Art Center. The event also …

Monday, October 22

Evening Marvels Free Guided Night Hike | Palo Alto
Monday, October 22 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Pearson-Arastradero Preserve
Evening Marvels Free Guided Night Hike | Palo Alto

Join this unique opportunity to explore Arastradero Preserve at night. You may encounter bats, glow-in-the dark scorpions, owls, spiders, and more.
Participants should expect to stay for the entire duration of the hike. Bathroom access will be available at the start and end of the hike. …

Tahitian Dance Workshop for Beginners | Brisbane
Monday, October 22 – 8:15 pm | Cost: $12*
*You can register online monthly or pay the in-person drop-in rate of $12 per class
| Mission Blue Center
Tahitian Dance Workshop for Beginners | Brisbane

Come and learn the basics and culture of Tahitian Dance. This class will teach the terminology of the Tahitian Dance movement and choreography, along with the teachings of basic drum beats and music of Tahiti. Required attire: Pareo (sarong), shorts or sweatpants for girls. Athletic shorts ...Every Monday

Friday, October 26

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, October 26 – 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

Saturday, October 27

Free Guided Hike of San Bruno Mountain | Brisbane
Saturday, October 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Donations encouraged but not required
| San Bruno Mountain Watch
Free Guided Hike of San Bruno Mountain | Brisbane

David Schooley, the founder of San Bruno Mountain Watch, has devoted most of his life to preserving the mountain and sharing it with others through his tireless work leading hikes, speaking, and organizing. His deep knowledge of the mountain and his love of nature will ...Monthly

Halloween Movie Marathon | South SF
Saturday, October 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Grand Avenue Library
Halloween Movie Marathon | South SF

Do you love Halloween movies as much as we do? At the Grand Library there will be a showing of all the best, spooky and thrilling Halloween-themed movies every Saturday for the month of October. Halloween Movie Marathon of October | 10 am ...Every Saturday

2018 Halloween ComicFest | Free Comic Book Day
Saturday, October 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
2018 Halloween ComicFest | Free Comic Book Day

Halloween ComicFest is an annual celebration of Halloween and comics that takes place at participating comic shops around the country and the Bay Area on Saturday, October 27, 2018. Comic book stores host Halloween comic book giveaways, costume contests, artist events and other activities. Find your closest ...

2018 Halloween Parade & Trick or Treat | Menlo Park
Saturday, October 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Fremont Park (Menlo Park)
2018 Halloween Parade & Trick or Treat | Menlo Park

The annual Menlo Park Halloween Hoopla Parade & Trick or Treat is held the Saturday before Halloween from 11 am to 2 pm on Saturday, October 27, 2018.
Come in costume and participate in the parade to Fremont Park. Participants will receive a bag to trick-or-treat through …

Halloween at the Brewery: Live Music & Costume Contest | Half Moon Bay
Saturday, October 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring money for food and drinks.
| Half Moon Bay Brewing Co.
Halloween at the Brewery: Live Music & Costume Contest | Half Moon Bay

A perennial favorite, Key Lime Pie will get everyone out on the dance floor with great tunes. Guests of all ages are welcome to enter the annual costume contest, which awards prizes for a variety of categories, including most original costume, best group costume, trendiest …

Sunday, October 28

24th Annual Halloween Carnival, Trick or Treating, Live Music & Dance | Palo Alto
Sunday, October 28 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Blossom Birth
24th Annual Halloween Carnival, Trick or Treating, Live Music & Dance | Palo Alto

Come start off your Halloween celebrations on California Ave: Palo Alto’s most popular Halloween event for the whole family.
Entertainment and activities are especially geared towards 0-12 year olds.
Highlights:

Trick or Treating at businesses on California Ave (between El Camino Real and Park Blvd)
Performance by award winning children’s musician …

11th Annual Halloween Pub Crawl | Burlingame
Sunday, October 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Barrelhouse
11th Annual Halloween Pub Crawl | Burlingame

Dance and Drink the night away on Sunday, October 28 at the 11th Annual Downtown Burlingame Halloween Costume Crawl.
Costume contest at each location for most creative, sexiest, best group, best celebrity and best couple. Throw on your best costume and enjoy drink specials, DJs and …

Monday, October 29

Aero Design Challenge | Bay Area Science Fest 2018
Monday, October 29 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Hiller Aviation Museum
Aero Design Challenge | Bay Area Science Fest 2018

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 experiments
Examination of full-scale aircraft
Flight simulation
Model helicopter flight tests

Following the exploration period, students join a small team to construct, test, improve and present a glider …

Wednesday, October 31

2018 Halloween Fun Faire & Costume Parade | Palo Alto
Wednesday, October 31 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Hope Technology School
2018 Halloween Fun Faire & Costume Parade | Palo Alto

Hope Technology School is hosting its annual free Halloween Fun Faire for students.
No masks covering the face. Have a ghoulish good time.
Please note that the schedule was from last year. We expect the time same this year.

Applebee’s $1 Zombie Cocktail Month | Final Day
Wednesday, October 31 – All Day | Cost: $1 | Applebee's (Participating Locations)
Applebee's $1 Zombie Cocktail Month | Final Day

There’s a zombie outbreak – just in time for Halloween. The Dollar Zombie is their new Neighborhood Drink of the Month and it’s invading Applebee’s nationwide. It’s a mixture of rum, pineapple, passion fruit, cherry, lime and is garnished with a gummy brain. Applebee’s $1 ...

Halloween Spooktacular | Downtown Los Altos
Wednesday, October 31 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Los Altos
Halloween Spooktacular | Downtown Los Altos

Trick or Treating event for children at stores in Downtown Los Altos displaying an orange pumpkin. Halloween Fun & Games at Veterans Community Plaza from 2 pm to 4 pm.
(Please bring your own treat bag)

Fun Games
Balloon Art
Spooky Crafts & much more

Childrens’ Halloween Spook Parade & Costume Contest | Daly City
Wednesday, October 31 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Serramonte Shopping Center
Childrens' Halloween Spook Parade & Costume Contest | Daly City

The Daly City Colma Chamber of Commerce invites children ages 12 years and below to join their Annual Halloween Spook Parade and Costume Contest at Serramonte Center Grand Court on Wednesday, October 31st, 2018.

3:00 pm – 5:30 pm Costume Contest
3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Arts …

2018 Halloween Spooktacular Trick or Treat | Palo Alto
Wednesday, October 31 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
2018 Halloween Spooktacular Trick or Treat | Palo Alto

Join the 2018 Halloween Spooktacular on Wednesday, October 31 from 4 pm – 7 pm in American Girl Court to celebrate Halloween.
Conjure up some fun with a petting zoo, live magician and musical entertainment. Dress up in your best costume and enjoy the festivities with …