2023 Halloween in Oakland has a lot to offer for the week. There are several parades, concerts, and events going on in the Oakland area. Be sure to check out the local Oakland California nightlife guide to find the perfect plans for Halloween weekend.
Things to Do for Halloween in Oakland 2023
at Children's Fairyland
Halloween Jam at Children’s Fairyland! Halloween Jam is back in a big way! This year we’ve conjured up a cauldron of 6 magically themed days to make sure your family has maximum fun at our most famous, most festive fall affair!
Water St. Makers
at Jack London Square
A one-stop shop with a variety of 20 arts & crafts booths attracting vendors and visitors from around the Bay Area
Witches Night Out! Moonlight Dining and Shopping!
at Downtown Restaurants and Shops
Grab your crew of witches and join us for a spooktacular evening of moonlit shopping and dining in Downtown Livermore!
90's Comedy Night: Stand Up Comedy With A 90's Dress Code
at Retro Junkie
Professional stand up comedy with a lightly enforced dress code. Costume up because we want it to look like you stepped into the 90's
HalloQueer Variety Show
at Studio 23 Gallery
The halloqueer variety show is a trans/non-binary POC inclusive Halloween event with Drag, Music, local Art and Raffle Prizes!
Earthwise Welcomes Marley's Ghost
at Lytton Plaza Downtown Palo Alto
at Mosswood Park
“There’s no shot to stop our rot! Halloween Meltdown 2022. A new way to be bad!” - John Waters
Volunteer w/Uhuru Foods & Pies @ the Grand Lake Farmers Market
at Splash Pad Park (Farmer's Market)
Volunteer in our food booth with Uhuru Foods & Pies at the Grand Lake Farmers Market in Oakland!
Yoga Fairy Costume Tea Party Ages 2 & 3
at Creations Berkeley Dance Therapy Studio
Arrive in your fairy costume and explore the magic of movement. Parents welcome to join or relax in the meditation area. Refreshments.
San Ramon Pop Up Pumpkin Patch Benefitting SRVEF
at Sports Basement San Ramon
Pop Up Pumpkin Patch at Sports Basement San Ramon Benefitting SRVEF
BARC Global Running Week Pumpkin Run
at REI Fremont
BARC joins the East Bay’s Global Running Week with our annual Pumpkin Run at REI Fremont. join global running weak in your weak Fremont
HALLOWEEN MASQUERADE BALL
at MARKET & MAIN
Come Celebrate Halloween in style this year! Mask Reveal, DJ, Dancing, Cocktails, VIP Bottle Service, & More! halloween party held in barkeley
Trek El Dorado Hills Halloween Ride
at Trek Bicycle El Dorado Hills
Trek El Dorado Hills Halloween Ride HALLOWEEN IN DOWNTOWN OAKLAND
HHREC presents: The Halloween Steak & Karaoke Night!
at 500 E 8th St
Best Halloween Costume wins $150! Best Karaoke contestant wins $200! Free Steak Dinner!
Fall Pumpkins Paint Night
Come join us for a night of fun and painting as we create a beautiful 16x20” fall painting
80s HALLOWEEN PARTY at the IVY ROOM with LIVE NEW WAVE music by RETROSPEKT
at Ivy Room
ROCK your fav GOTH, PUNK, VAMP, HORROR, 80s MOVIE digs to KATE BUSH, CURE, NEW ORDER and MORE performed LIVE by RETROSPEKT! HALLOWEEN IN ALBANY
Qu33n & Pay$o Presents - “ Nightmare On The Block”
at The Town
Come celebrate with Qu33n n Payso !!! This is demo location !! LOCATION WILL BE DISCLOSED PERSONALLY TO ALL (FINAL PURCHASE )ATTENDEES!!
BRUNCH!!! RUSTIC FOODIE SUNDAY BRUNCH ~ Parties of 2, 4, 6 or 8
at Higher Ground - Full Tummies Network Pop-Up
You are in for a real treat...If you can get a seat! The BEST Sunday Brunch in the Bay! Gourmet comfort food, great music, outdoor venue.
Movie night in the beer garden: a nightmare on elm street
at Retro Junkie
Movie Night in the Beer Garden: A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET
Eliminate Anxiety & Depression Naturally (without meds) Berkeley
at Berkeley City Club
Learn how to eliminate anxiety & depression NATURALLY! Join a 3 day Bootcamp jam packed with proven methods to create a feel good life.
City Hall-o-ween Event
at 1000 Gateway Ave
City Hall-o-ween is back! enjoy Halloween in your city alameda
Kids Yoga Halloween Party
at Yoga Flow SF - Walnut Creek
We will have some yoga fun and games own your city downtown Oakland
Haunted Howl-o-ween Party for Dogs at Wag Hotels Oakland
at Wag Hotels Oakland
Haunted Howl-o-ween Party at Wag Hotels | Thursday, October 27th from 6:30-8 PM | Join us for a dog-friendly night of fun, if you dare... enjoy haunted Halloween in your city Oakland
'FREAK FEST' | Bay Area's #1 College Halloween Costume Party!!!
at Complex Oakland
FREAK FEST | THE BAY'S BIGGEST COLLEGE HALLOWEEN EVENT halloween event grab in your city oakland
After Midnight: Halloween Bachata, Salsa, Zouk & Kizomba Festival!
at Solamar San Diego
Get ready to party all Halloween Weekend in beautiful Orange County, CA! Que comience la fiesta!
Trick-or-Treat Walnut Creek Downtown
at Broadway Plaza
The Walnut Creek Downtown Association's annual TRICK-OR-TREAT is back on October 28th from 2-5pm! enjoy trick or treat in your city downtown Oakland
Halloween at the Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo
at Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo
Celebrate Halloween at the Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo!
Trek Alamo Halloween Ride
at Trek Bicycle Alamo
Trek Halloween Ride halloween in san leandro
HEAVEN + HELL HALLOWEEN AT THE CONTINENTAL CLUB
at The Continental Club
Dance with the Devil this Halloween at Oakland's hottest party featuring The Crystal Method. enjoy Halloween dance in your city oakland
Halloween.. 3 Nights Before..
at BRIX 581
Halloween.. 3 Days Before..!
at Complex Oakland
An art show, party, music & fashion party. Halloween costumes highly encouraged. Tickets are non-refundable, no exceptions.
HALLOWEEN MIDNIGHT COSTUME CRUISE 2022
at Jack London Square
It's that time again for the Halloween Costume Cruise
Halloween Cookie Decorating Workshop for Kids
at Dale Hardware Inc
Join Fremont's own Food Network Halloween Baking Champion, Ashley Wong, for a personal kids's cookie decorating workshop. come kids enjoy to decorate cookie in your own way in your city Fremont
6th Annual Point Richmond Haunted Halloween History Hike
at Indian Statue Park, corner of Park Place and Washington Aven
Come join us for the sixth annual Haunted Halloween History Hike in downtown Point Richmond on Halloween weekend.
CCS/BACBC/TTP Trunk or Treat
at Coastline Christian Schools
Sat, October 29th from 5:00-8:00 pm we will be holding a Trunk or Treat event! Costumes, candy, food, and more. RSVP and come join us!
NKCG Spooky Night feat. LIVE Music with Mactan
at Church of All Faiths
Spooky Night 2022
The First Annual Halloween Extravaganza
at Geoffrey's Inner Circle
The First Annual Halloween Masquerade Extravaganza! Enjoy an evening of Dinner, Comedy, Live Music, a Contest and Dancing! See you there!
2nd Annual LSW Halloween Bash ft. Nomad Hustle
at 8953 Tesla Rd
We are back with our 2nd Annual Halloween Wine Bash!
HALLOWEEN FREESTYLE ON THE BAY FEAT CHUY GOMEZ AND MIND MOTION
at Jack London Square
The Purple Ones Halloween Crystal Ball
at The Garden
The Garden WC welcomes The Purple Ones - Insatiable Tribute to Prince, for our Inaugural Halloween Costume Party and costume contest! 21+
Ms. Pumpkin Productions presents Pre-Halloween Show with The Delfonics
at Berkeley Repertory Theatre
Come out and enjoy the evening with Miss Pumpkin Productions. Pre-Halloween Silky Soul Dinner Dance Concert with The Delfonics featuring Greg Hill and The Dells Revue. Dinner, dancing, and super silky sounds, old school 70’s concert!
Halloween Celebration: Music & Comedy
at The Sound Room
Celebrate Halloween with Music & Comedy HALLOWEEN IN OAKLAND
Halloween Death Sangha
at The Berkeley Alembic
In Death Sangha we meet to honor the fact of Death, to face our own and others’ mortality in a clear, fierce, and humble manner. HALLOWEEN IN BERKELY
Monsters Bash onboard the USS Hornet!
at USS Hornet Museum
Celebrate Halloween onboard Hornet, the most haunted ship in America, for a spooky night of costumes, live music, food, drinks and dancing!
HALLORAGER IX SEEKS NEW BLOOD AT ELI'S MILE HIGH CLUB IN OAKLAND
at ELIS MILE HIGH CLUB
The Hallorager, SF's best goddamn Halloween cover show, seeks new blood in Oakland at Eli's Mile High Club for HALLORAGER IX!!! enjoy Halloween cover show in Oakland
CUBANIA TOTAL Halloween Edition at Building 43 in Alameda
at Building 43 Winery
For those who love food and drinking with friends! A community and a lifestyle! Come enjoy Alameda! Great Veiws and weather! Dance the night away to you favorite dj’s!
Bad Bunny Halloween!
at Parliament Event Venue
BAD BUNNY HALLOWEEN PARTY! enjoy Halloween party in your Oakland
The Bay Area's #1 Halloween Costume Party! Oakland
at Zanzi Oakland
The Bay Area's #1 Halloween Costume Party! | FREAKFEST 2022
Tri-Valley Halloween Con 2022
at San Ramon Community Center
Tri-Valley Halloween Con features toys, pop culture, comics, anime, jewelry, collectibles. Special guest Mary Gibbs, Boo of Monsters, Inc.
The Haunted Garden Halloween Party
at Camron-Stanford House
A Family Friendly Halloween Party at Camron-Stanford House! Halloween party enjoy in your city Oakland