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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 ...

Wednesday, October 23

2019 Santa Cruz Restaurant Week | Final Day
Wednesday, October 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $25*
*No Entrance Fee. $25 is the starting price of the menus not including tax and gratuity
| Downtown Santa Cruz
2019 Santa Cruz Restaurant Week | Final Day

The 11th Annual Santa Cruz Restaurant Week is brought to you by Good Times weekly newspaper. During Restaurant Week, participating restaurants throughout Santa Cruz County will offer special three-course menus for $25, $35 or $45. Visit Restaurants With both longtime local favorites and new gourmet ...

Free Michael Jackson Thriller Dance Classes | San Jose
Wednesday, October 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Adira Dance & Costume
Free Michael Jackson Thriller Dance Classes | San Jose

In preparation for their attempt to set the Guinness World Record with their version of Thrill the World, Adira Dance & Costume will be offering free Thriller dance classes at their dance studio in San Jose’s Willow Glen neighborhood from 7-8 pm every Wednesday from September 4 to ...Every Wednesday

20% Off: “Disney on Ice” at SAP Center | San Jose
20% Off: "Disney on Ice" at SAP Center | San Jose
Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment, an action-packed ice spectacular that whisks audiences on a captivating adventure to four magical locations from Cars, Toy Story, The Little Mermaid and be whisked away to a winter wonderland with Frozen. > Tickets Start at $15 – Save ...

Friday, October 25

Bay Area Science Festival 2019 | Oct. 25 – Nov. 2
Friday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Some events may require an RSVP or have other restrictions.
| San Francisco Bay Area
Bay Area Science Festival 2019 | Oct. 25 - Nov. 2

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, ...

Thrill The World 2019: Guinness World Record Thriller Dance-Off | Campbell
Friday, October 25 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pruneyard Main Plaza
Thrill The World 2019: Guinness World Record Thriller Dance-Off | Campbell
Join in to try to set the Guinness World Record with their version of Thrill the World at 3 pm sharp on October 25, 2019. Thrill The World is an annual worldwide simultaneous dance of Michael Jackson’s Thriller. Every October, since 2006, funky zombies across the globe gather ...

Saturday, October 26

2019 Halloween ComicFest | Free Comic Book Day
Saturday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
2019 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 26, 2019. This year, Halloween ComicFest (HCF) features a whole new selection of 28 comic book titles for ...

Trick or Treat Trail at Winchester Estate | San Jose
Saturday, October 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Winchester Mystery House
Trick or Treat Trail at Winchester Estate | San Jose
Kick off the Halloween season and bring your boos and ghouls to the Winchester Mystery House for a family friendly trick or treat trail. Free to guests of all ages, you’ll wind your way through the gardens of Sarah Winchester’s property as you pick up candy, ...
“Rebel Yell” Haunted House | San Jose
Saturday, October 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 suggested donation
| Rebel Yell Haunted House
"Rebel Yell" Haunted House | San Jose

In 1957, when Doctor Von Braun purchased the abandoned Rebel Hill Funeral Home and moved there with his wife and two children, no one could have guessed the depths of his evil genius. His family is long gone now, but his research continues. As you ...

Sunday, October 27

“Rebel Yell” Abandoned Haunted Funeral Home | San Jose
Sunday, October 27 – 6:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 suggested donation
| Rebel Yell Haunted House
"Rebel Yell" Abandoned Haunted Funeral Home | San Jose

In 1957, when Doctor Von Braun purchased the abandoned Rebel Hill Funeral Home and moved there with his wife and two children, no one could have guessed the depths of his evil genius. His family is long gone now, but his research continues. As you ...

Monday, October 28

Silent Book Club: Book Lovers’ Monthly Reading | San Jose
Monday, October 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Hedley Club
Silent Book Club: Book Lovers' Monthly Reading | San Jose

Silent Book Club is a monthly meetup of reading afficionados. Bring yourself and what you’re currently reading to The Hedley Club. Free, but an RSVP is requested. The link can sometimes be hard to find. You can sometimes find it in these two sites: Silent Book ...Monthly

Tuesday, October 29

2019 Halloween Spooktakular Family Fun Fest | Santana Row
Tuesday, October 29 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santana Row
2019 Halloween Spooktakular Family Fun Fest | 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 Row Also enjoy arts and crafts, live DJ, face painting, pumpkin decorating, and more. Halloween Spooktakular ...
Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose
Tuesday, October 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is donation-based.
| The Tabard Theatre Company
Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose

Calling all Silicon Valley nerds – Nerd Nite is back with some fresh faces and some seriously nerd-tastic speakers in San Jose every last Tuesday of the month. Nerd Nite is a celebration of nerdom at its finest with all the essential components: brains, booze, and banter; curiosity, cocktails, and ...Monthly

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 Cocktails | Final Day
Thursday, October 31 – All Day | Cost: $1 | Applebee's (Participating Locations)
Applebee's $1 Vampire Cocktails | 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 ...

“Jurassic Park” Immersive Halloween House | San Jose
Thursday, October 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Albertson Halloween House
"Jurassic Park" Immersive Halloween House | San Jose
On Halloween night 2019, stop by the Alberston Halloween House from 6-9 pm to explore the enormous and elaborate Jurassic Park-themed house. Open for one night only, the house features themed treats, an immersive front yard scene, costumed characters and more. Albertson Halloween House 2019 October 31, 2019 ...
“Rebel Yell” Abandoned Haunted Funeral Home | San Jose
Thursday, October 31 – 6:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 suggested donation
| Rebel Yell Haunted House
"Rebel Yell" Abandoned Haunted Funeral Home | San Jose

In 1957, when Doctor Von Braun purchased the abandoned Rebel Hill Funeral Home and moved there with his wife and two children, no one could have guessed the depths of his evil genius. His family is long gone now, but his research continues. As you ...

Friday, November 1

Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Friday, November 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

Connect with nature at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, a place for learning, explorationand building community located in a beautiful building right on the beach in Santa Cruz. Permanent exhibits include wildlife and habitat displays, artifacts and cultural exhibits of the Ohlone, a ...Monthly

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)
Free First Friday Tour at the 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 your First Friday Art Tour for three floors of exhibitions, live music, and ...Monthly

Facebook First Fridays | San Jose Museum of Art
Friday, November 1 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free after 5 pm.
| San Jose Museum of Art
Facebook First Fridays | San Jose Museum of Art

Celebrate the opening of With Drawn Arms: Glenn Kaino and Tommie Smith and Woody De Othello. These late nights offer free admission to all exhibitions and programs from 5–9 PM. Featuring access to art and artists, music, a cash bar, food, and more. Monthly

South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose
Friday, November 1 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. Come check out nearly 20 galleries, shops, bars and even a yoga studio  — all venues participating in South First Fridays, a free ...Monthly

“Rebel Yell” Abandoned Haunted Funeral Home | San Jose
Friday, November 1 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 suggested donation
| Rebel Yell Haunted House
"Rebel Yell" Abandoned Haunted Funeral Home | San Jose

In 1957, when Doctor Von Braun purchased the abandoned Rebel Hill Funeral Home and moved there with his wife and two children, no one could have guessed the depths of his evil genius. His family is long gone now, but his research continues. As you ...

South First Fridays Art Walk & Special Performances | San Jose
Friday, November 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | MACLA/Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana
South First Fridays Art Walk & Special Performances | San Jose

The South First Fridays art walk in downtown San Jose is a self-guided evening tour through galleries, museums, and independent creative businesses featuring eclectic art exhibitions and special performances. All art venues are free & open to the public. This event occurs every first Friday of ...Monthly

Saturday, November 2

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, or U. S. Trust cardholders (credit cards and debit cards) get free admission to seven Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each month. This includes the de Young, Legion of Honor and Oakland ...Monthly

“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, November 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
"Healthy Parks Healthy People": Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area

Enjoy a free, monthly outdoor walk on the first Saturday of every month as part of the “Healthy Parks, Healthy People” program. First Saturday Programs are introductory walking/physical activity programs that occur on the first Saturday of each month throughout the Bay Area. Please note that ...Monthly