Top Tickets: October 25–31
Get ready to get festive with Halloween fun and harvest celebrations.
10/25 Lindsay Wildlife Experience invites little ghouls and goblins to trick or treat with the animals, play in the Arachnid Arcade, listen to spooky story time, and more. Bring a monster appetite too, as there will be a food truck during the event. lindsaywildlife.org/howloooween.
10/26 Watch the 25-year-old classic Halloween film Hocus Pocus at Diablo Creek Golf Course. Moviegoers can also picnic on the driving range, grab a bite from food-truck vendors, listen to live music, and go trick or treating. eventbrite.com.
Pleasanton Harvest Festival
10/26–10/28 Get a jump on your holiday shopping at the Alameda County Fairgrounds, where hundreds of vendors will sell more than 24,000 unique gift options, ranging from apparel, to specialty foods, to toys, to decor. Live music and children’s performers and activities round out the fun. harvestfestival.com.
Boo! Bark, Brews, and Bites
10/27 Pooches and their people are invited to hang out along the waterfront to enjoy live music, beer and wine, local food purveyors, pet photos, and plenty of doggy treats. Jack London Square hosts this tail-wagging good time in partnership with Canine Companions for Independence. jacklondonsquare.com.
10/28 The stars of the nation’s longest-running magic revue do more than just pull rabbits out of their hats. With a mix of comedy, illusions, and tricks, these critically acclaimed magicians will leave audiences dazzled at Livermore’s Bankhead Theater. lvpac.org.
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