Halloween 2017 In Berkeley and the East Bay Area

Halloween is quickly approaching and if you are visiting the East Bay Area during late October, here are some events you won’t want to miss.

Below is a list of can’t miss Halloween and autumn events happening all throughout the East Bay Area, including chilling haunted houses, harvest festivals, parades, carnivals, craft shows and even Day of the Dead celebrations.

OCT. 13 & 28: Halloween Black Light Art Show Opener & Party
OCT. 21: Halloween Overnight Aboard USS Hornet – Ghost Stories & Scavenger Hunt
OCT. 27, 28, 29: Annual Teen Haunted House 2017: South Shore Center
OCT. 28: Monsters Bash: USS Hornet
NOV. 4: Annual Holiday Boutique – Handcrafted & Gourmet Gifts

OCT. 31: FREE Halloween Event at Alamo Plaza!

OCT. 27: Halloween Carnival – Crafts, Games & Creepy Cookies
OCT. 31: Halloween on Solano 2017

OCT. 14: Zombie Brew Crawl
OCT. 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29, 31: Haunted Depot
OCT. 28: Halloween Costume Contest & Sidewalk Stroll

OCT. 14: Free Harvest Festival Concert
OCT. 14: 13 for Halloween, the spookiest art show in the Bay Area
OCT. 22: California Indian Uses of Native Plants: Family-Friendly Tour
OCT. 28: Pumpkin Patch Dash & Carnival -Grades K-8
OCT. 31: ‘House of Screams’ Haunted House
OCT. 31: Halloween Community Parade
NOV. 2: Dia de los Muertos – Day of the Dead Celebration

OCT. 24: Barks and Boos 2017, Costume Contest & Food Trucks

OCT. 26: Halloween Storytime & Parade, Ages 0-5: Library
OCT. 31: Little Explorers Petting Zoo: Library Anniversary

OCT. 20-21, 27-28: Family-Friendly Halloween Costume Party: The Greenhouse

OCT. 28: Halloween Trek In Search of Creepy Crawlers On Mt. Diablo

OCT. 13: Annual Silverwood Fall Festival
OCT. 14, 21 & 28: ‘Halloween Dress Rehearsal’ Games & Costume Parade – Disney Store, Sunvalley
OCT. 28: SpiritsFest 2017: Galindo House
OCT. 31: Trick-or-Treating & Costume Contest: Sunvalley

OCT. 10: The (Halloween) Night Shift – Haunting Mt. Diablo Talk
OCT. 21-22: FallFest 2017 -Halloween Costume Parade & Craft Festival
OCT. 26: Spooktacular Celebration

OCT. 14: Harvest Fair – Farm Fun, Music, Food & Kids’ Activities
OCT. 27-28: ‘Ghosts of Dublin 2017’ – Pioneer Cemetery Flashlight Tours
NOV. 18: Holiday Craft Boutique

OCT. 28: Halloween Carnival & Haunted House

Throughout October: Perry Family Pumpkin Patch – Kids’ Maze & Hay Pyramid

OCT. 13: Street Eats & Halloween Trivia -‘Pirates of Emerson’ Prizes

OCT. 14 – 30: Candle Lighter’s Ghost House – For All Ages
OCT. 20-22, 27-29: Haunted Railroad – ‘Not-So-Scary’ Ghost Train For Kids 12 & Under
OCT. 20: Trick or Treat on Downtown Safety Street
OCT. 28: Halloween Twilight Hike At Coyote Hills
OCT. 29: Harvest Festival for Kids!

OCT. 24: Halloween Fun at the Library

OCT. 1- 29, Saturdays and Sundays: Orchard Nursery’s Harvest Festival 2017 -Kids’ Crafts, Music & Pumpkin Patch
OCT. 27: Trick or Treat Street
OCT. 28-29: Haunted House ‘Not So Scary’ & ‘Very Scary’ – Youth Commission

OCT. 1-31: Cornfield Maze & Pumpkin Patch: G&M Farms

OCT. 15: LARPD Dogtoberfest

OCT. 19: ‘Hocus Pocus’ Downtown Movie Night & Witches Flash Mob
OCT. 21: LHSAA Fall Social Fundraiser
OCT. 26: ‘Young Frankenstein’ Movie: Vine Cinema & Alehouse
OCT. 28: Kidz Town Halloween Hay Day – Trick-Or-Treating, Pumpkin Contest
OCT. 30: ‘Trick or Treat Trail’ at Police Station
NOV. 4: Holiday Boutique at Our Savior


OCT. 21: Zombie Brew Crawl

OCT. 28: Dia de los Muertos festival
OCT. 29: Halloween Trunk-or-Treat Spooktacular: Downtown

OCT. 31: Halloween Harvest Fest & Trick-or-Treating

Through OCT. 31: ScareCo Haunted Attraction 2017
NOV. 4: FREE FALL CONCERT: Thanking HIM in Advance

Daily through Oct. 31: Piedmont Avenue Pumpkin Patch & Haunted Houses: Oakland
OCT. 19-21: Autumn Lights Festival 2017: Lake Merritt
OCT. 26-28: ‘Terrifying Halloween Tour’ at Dunsmuir Estate
OCT. 28-29: ‘Boo at the Zoo’ Halloween Fun at Oakland Zoo
OCT. 28: Halloween Town, Kids Hallo Eve for Ages 2-12
OCT. 28: Howloweenie Roast – Campfire, Stories & S’Mores: Redwood Regional Park
OCT. 28-29: Jack O’Lantern Jamboree: Children’s Fairyland

OCT. 15: Doggone Fun Fest, Parade & Costume Contest
OCT. 26: Halloween Parade for Tots

OCT. 13: ‘Share The Magic’ Show- Evening of Illusion & Mystery

OCT. 15: New! Pumpkin Splash
OCT. 27: Trunk or Treat & Crafts

Through Oct. 31: ‘Pirates of Emerson’ Haunted Theme Park
OCT. 13: Middle School Night Out – Murder Mystery Party

OCT. 21: Halloween Scavenger Hunt For Kids
OCT. 21: Gingerbread Preschool 50th Anniversary Carnival
OCT. 24-28: Ghost Stories 2017, Live On-Stage: Firehouse
OCT. 27-29: Harvest Festival 2017 – Art & Craft Show
OCT. 28: Halloween Brew Crawl


Through OCT. 31: Fear Overload Scream Park – 2 Haunted Houses

OCT. 21: Halloween Costume Swap & Craft-ernoon

OCT. 27: NEW! Pumpkin Splash
OCT. 27: ‘It’s a Tall, Tall World!’ Halloween Bash
OCT. 28: A Haunting in the History Room – Free Family Fun: Library
OCT. 28: Celebrate Dia de los Muertos ‘Day of the Dead’ at Library

OCT. 28: Annual Children’s Halloween Parade

OCT. 14: Family Oktoberfest – Dachshund Races & Polka
OCT. 28: Trick or Treat at the Farm
NOV. 4: Holiday Boutique Fundraiser

OCT. 22: Running Dead 5K & 10K

OCT. 28: Halloween Family Carnival 2017: Pacific West Gymnastics
OCT. 29: Halloween Carnival

OCT. 14: Oktoberfest 2017
OCT. 19-22: Z is for…Zombie! An Improvised Zombie Apocalypse – Lesher Center
OCT. 27: Trick or Treat: Downtown
OCT. 31: Halloween Trick-Or-Treat: Broadway Plaza



PLEASANTON: Through Oct. 31: ‘Pirates of Emerson’ Haunted Theme Park
SAN JOSE: Dates through Oct. 31: Winchester Mystery House’s Hallowe’en Candlelight Tour
SAN LEANDRO: Through OCT. 31: Fear Overload Scream Park – 2 Haunted Houses
SANTA CLARA: Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 29: ‘Great Pumpkin Fest’ – Hay Maze & Trick-Or-Treat With Peanuts Gang: California’s Great America
VALLEJO: Through Oct. 31: Fright Fest 2017: Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

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