Music & Nightlife Events

Halloween Smash

Thu Oct 31, 9-11:30pm at Blackbird Tavern

The Blackbird Tavern is throwing a costume party with three local bands that blur the lines between jazz, soul, funk and RnB. The JurrasiC, Sweet HayAH and Quasar Collective are set to perform.

Atomic Halloween Party

Thu Oct 31, 9pm at The Blank Club

Spend your Halloween at with the "craziest" dance party in San Jose at The Blank Club.

Club Apparition Halloween Party

Thu Oct 31, 6pm at Lidos Nightclub

Club apparition brings eight bands with two floors of entertainment, a costume contest, raffle prizes and giveaways.

Fright Night Halloween Costume Ball

Thu Oct 31, 10pm-1:40am at Motif Resturant & Lounge

The Motif Lounge's Fright Night Halloween Costume Ball features more than $5,000 in special decorations and a full lineup of DJs. There will also be a costume contest cash prize.

Halloween Fear Factory

Thu Oct 31, 9pm-4am at ESM Warehouse

Electric State of Mind host Halloween Fear Factory, held at the ESM Warehouse with a state-of-the-art lazer system, amazing local DJs, Go-Go dancers, candy and a few secret thrills.

Halloween with DJ Radio Raheem and DJ Lamorte

Thu Oct 31, 8pm at Mountain Charley's

Halloween night will be over the Big Top! Spooktacular DJ sets from DJ Radio Raheem and DJ LaMorte {DJ Vincent Fiction} with Halloween themed visuals on the 18 foot projector screen. Debut of our much anticipated live AERIAL performances by the lovely Miss Sydney Ember and much more!

Rebelskamp, At Least We're Dreaming, Speaking in Rounds

Thu Oct 31, 7pm-11pm at San Jose Rock Shop

The San Jose Rock Shop is proud to present a Halloween triple bill with Rebelskamp, At Least We're Dreaming, and Speaking in Rounds. Rebelskamp has become a local live favorite for their intense performances musical ingenuity.

Family Friendly Events

California's Great America Halloween Haunt

Fri Sep 27 - Sun Oct 27 at California's Great America

During Halloween Great America gets spooky with featuring eight horror-filled mazes, five spooky shows and four scare zones littered between the attractions.

Dead Time Dreams

Fri Sep 27 - Sat Nov 2 at Eastridge Mall

This year the Dead Time Dreams haunted house opens with a maze full of military mutants, a trip into the haunted voodoo bayou and a crypt full of dead souls.

Winchester Mystery House Mystery Maze

Fri Oct 11 - Sun Nov 10 at Winchester Mystery House

The maze covers about a half acre and uses over 5000 bales of straw. It's family friendly so bring the kids and maybe a picnic too. Open later Fridays and Saturdays.

Winchester Mystery House Flashlight Tours

Fri Oct 18 - Thu Oct 31, 6:30-11:50pm at Winchester Mystery House

The limited run flashlight tour goes through 110 rooms of the world famous mansion for only a few nights around Halloween and every Friday the 13th.

Dio Deka's 7th Anniversary/Halloween Party

Thu Oct 31, 5:30pm at Dio Deka

To celebrate the 7th anniversary of Dio Deka, the award-winning restaurant in Los Gatos will be offering complimentary appetizers and live music on their outdoor patio. Guests who dine in the restaurant will receive a complimentary glass of champagne to toast the success of the restaurant.

El Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead)

Sat Nov 2, 11am-5pm at San Jose Museum of Art

Party with performing skeletons, enjoy live music and enjoy dance performances at the celebration of El Dia de Los Muertos. Guests can also participate in hands on art activities and learn about the ritual of the ofrenda (altar), which honors the memory of departed relatives and loved ones.

San Francisco Events

Halloween Masquerade Ball

Thu Oct 31, 8pm-2am at JW Marriott San Francisco - Union Square

Join us for a special night of seduction & elegance in the heart of Union Square!

Saints & Sinners

Thu Oct 31, 9pm-2am at W Hotel San Francisco

Every Saint has a past, and every Sinner has their future! Embrace your alter ego, don your most stylish costume and head to W San Francisco's "sinister chic" Halloween Happening.

Stay Tuned! More events to come...

Brass Rail Halloween 2013
Costume Bank Halloween 2013
Los Gatos Bar and Grill Halloween 2013