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For anyone and everyone, there is something to celebrate the Halloween season. All sorts of activities from the happiest to the scariest are available to provide Sonoma County with terror and delight through October.

Please note: Some events are subject to change due to the fire in Sonoma and neighboring counties.

Through Oct. 31
Blind Scream Haunted House
: Through Halloween, be prepared to jump out of your skin with two horrifying haunted houses; Carnevil, crawling with clowns and carnies, and Slaughter Shack, home to the torturous Hunter family. The funhouses of hell are for the bravest of souls in the county. If you dare, you can find it at 1500 Valley House Drive in Rohnert Park with tickets going for $15-35. Their website is blindscream.com/hauntedhouses.

Through Oct. 31
Haunted Wine Country: The bold documentary uncovering the secrets of paranormal events in luscious wine country hits Summerfield cinemas on October 13 through the Halloween season. Located on 551 Summerfield Road, learn about your county’s mysterious and creepy past. Find out the spooky details at hauntedsonomacounty.com.

Oct. 11, 14, 25 and Nov. 1
Haunted Vacaville Ghost Walk:
Learn about Vacaville’s dark and eerie history through the eyes of historians. Everyone in attendance will need to step in the role of a paranormal investigator’s shoes to find and discover the mysteries and scandals the town hides under its skin. On October 11, 14, 25, and November 1; learn the truth about the not so peaceful town. Tickets are $25 at visitvacaville.com/events/haunted-vacaville-ghost-walk.

Oct. 13, 27
Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre:
A three course meal has never been so complex as you and your family investigate crime solving while diving in to a delicious salad. This dinner experience is like none other as a play is performed over dinner with your participation. You’ll find suspicion, greed, love, hate, jealousy and revenge hidden in your mashed potatoes. Located at Charlies Restaurant at Windsor Golf Club, tickets are $68 per person. The Gumshoe Murders is this month’s show starting October 13 and 27. Their website is getaclueproductions.com.

Saturday, Oct. 14
Costume Do-It-Yourself: Costumes are pricey so why not make it yourself to create a prized possession that is unique from the mind and creativity of the individual. The Santa Rosa Central Library, located 211 East Street in downtown Santa Rosa, have a helping hand guide your next costume idea from the banks of imagination into a reality that you can wear. The costume session starts on October 14 from 1-3:30 p.m.

Oct. 16-31
Ghostbusters:
The Sebastiani Theatre is continuing their vintage film series with another Halloween cult classic movie, this time with Bill Murray! Watch the four heroes set off in New York in an escapade against ghosts. Tickets stand at $10 starting October 16 through the Halloween season. Details at sebastianitheatre.com.

Wednesday, Fridays until Halloween
Sonoma Plaza Ghost Walking Tour:
“Come for the Wine, Stay for the Spirits!” On most Wednesdays and Fridays before Halloween at 8 p.m., walk the grounds of Sonoma to find and listen to ghost tales based in wine country. Listen to mysterious anomalies of Native American tales, bank robberies gone wrong, a disappearing mass grave and many more spine tingling stories. Tickets go for $28 at napaghosts.com/untitled.

Saturday, Oct. 21
Beetlejuice
: The goofy and eccentric Tim Burton classic is in theaters at the Rio Theatre and Café this Halloween season. Watch the influence of one of the most popular Halloween costumes of all time as Michael Keaton dazzles in his classic zebra striped suit. The theater is located at 20396 Bohemian Highway in Monte Rio for the showing on October 21 at 8 pm. Find out more at riotheater.com.

Oct. 21, 22, 28 and 29
Witchie Poo Halloween Show-
The kid friendly gang is back on stage to go on a summer of love song and dance adventure to recover some of Halloween town’s missing people. On October 21, 22, 28 and 29 at 2 p.m. watch the grand tradition continue full of fantastic performances and guest appearances at the Sebastiani Theatre Foundation. More info can be found here at sebastianitheatre.com/event-blog/2017/9/20/witchie-poo-halloween-show.

Saturday, Oct. 21
Floating Pumpkin Patch
: Head to the Ridgway Swim Center for fun and games for the family while the pumpkin patch avoids the dusty fields of Sonoma County. Now indoors with a pool and games, finding and carving the perfect pumpkin is a fun experience. On October 21 from 1:30-6 p.m., hunt for the perfect pumpkin with tickets going for $10, kids under 2 are free. Located at 455 Ridgway Ave in Santa Rosa, have a blast in the new wave pumpkin patch.

Saturday, Oct. 21
Festive & Frightful Family Fun: The YMCA is hosting an extravaganza for the entire family to celebrate Halloween cheer. Activities are abundant at this carnival with a haunted house, a jumpy castle, games and arts and crafts. On October 21 from 4-7 p.m., spend your Halloween season with one of the grandest carnivals in the county. Their website is scfymca.org.

Oct. 21-22
Tolay Fall Festival:
One of the grandest events in Sonoma County, the famous Tolay Festival is back for the weekend of October 21 and 22. From 11-5 p.m., enter world record competitions, complex mazes, sack races, pumpkin bowling and may other fun and cultural activities. A petting zoo of barnyard animals is available alongside a massive pumpkin patch. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for kids, and $7 for parking. Spend your weekend in Tolay National Park located in Petaluma.

Saturday, Oct. 21
Rocky Horror Picture Show
: A midnight showing of Rocky Horror is available at the Clover Theater for those who want to see the silver screen version and avoid the many live shows being held in the county. The cultish classic starring Tim Curry and Susan Sarandon is a must watch during Halloween.

Sunday, Oct. 22
HaHaHalloween II:
Casey Marks is back in the county for her raucous stand up at the Arlene Francis Center located on 99 West 6th St. New to the show this year is her debut of evil comedy sketch and the debut of evil improv. Tickets are $10 and the show is for ages 18 and up. More info can be found here at evilcomedy.net.

Wednesday, Oct. 25
Family Movie Night-Halloween
: The Rohnert Park-Cotati Library will show the Halloween classic, "Hocus Pocus" for the entire family to enjoy from 6-8 p.m. on October 25 in the forum room. Enjoy snacks as the classic tale of fighting witches comes to life for everyone in attendance.

Oct. 26-31
Rocky Horror Picture Show:
No Halloween is complete without the chance to witness one of the biggest cult classics on stage. The 6th Street Playhouse is putting the film on stage for the diehard fans who memorized every lyric and dance move. The show starts October 26 through Halloween with tickets ranging from $28-36. More info can be found here, 6thstreetplayhouse.com/new-201718/special-events/rocky-horror.

Thursday, Oct. 26
Spooktacular Dance and Costume Party: The Sebastopol Senior Center is putting on one of Halloween’s craziest parties on October 26 from 6:30-10 p.m. Tickets are $10 at the door to unleash drinking, dancing, costume contests and prizes featuring DJ Dave Brown.

Friday, Oct. 27
Great Pumpkin Float: Right before Halloween hits on October 27 from 6-8:30 p.m., visit the YMCA for an evening of adventure surrounding hunting the perfect pumpkin in the pool to start the carving a decorating adventure. Located at 1111 College Ave. in Santa Rosa, bring the family for a night of pumpkin fun.

Saturday, Oct. 28
Bill Soberanes Halloween Festival
: This two hour free event is in honor of Halloween and everything spooky about it. Trick or treat with the merchants in the Petaluma Outlet Mall on October 28. Costumes, candy, and children leaping in joy will fill the shopping center from 11-1 p.m., rain or shine.

Saturday, Oct. 28
Halloween at Howarth:
A fun event for children to celebrate the October festivities in one of Santa Rosa’s more glorious parks; Halloween at Howarth is here with rides, attractions and a fun zone of activities. Train and pony rides are available to kick off the weekend of Halloween delight. The event is October 28 for children 12 and under with tickets going for $6 to $15 from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. More info can be found here srcity.org/2164/Halloween-at-Howarth.

Saturday, Oct. 28
Pumpkins on Pikes 2017
: A festival surrounded and inspired by the art of pumpkin carving, the Pumpkins on Pikes celebration is fun for the whole family. From 2-10 pm October 28, that allows everyone to display their own carved pumpkin on a pike in the vast corn field. $20 to enter and all you need to bring is a picnic blanket, any available carving tools and dessert for a delicious potluck. BBQ plates are available for an additional $10. Located at Tara Firma Farms in Petaluma you can find more information here: tarafirmafarms.com/events-1/2017/7/31/pumpkins-on-pikes-2017.

Saturday, Oct. 28
Ghosts of Sugarloaf-Sunset Edition:
Take a hike up gorgeous Sugarloaf Ridge State Park with tour guide Larry Maniscalco for a 2.2 mile journey exploring the history and depths of the landscape. When the destination of Camp Butler is reached, enjoy the sunset before the ghosts of Halloween set upon the city. The hike is October 28 from 6 to 8 p.m. for $10 and free for anyone under 18. Just remember to bring a flashlight. More info can be found here at sugarloafpark.org/event/ghosts-of-sugarloaf-sunset-edition.

Saturday, Oct. 28
Halloween Monster Mash and Haunted Tour:
The Veterans Building in the heart of Santa Rosa is hosting a four hour Halloweenpalooza with dancing, costume contests, fortune tellers, kid’s activities and of course the famous Haunted Tour through Dracula’s dressing room and the dungeon of shadows. $20 for adults and kids are $15 except anyone under 6 who gets in free. Have a ball at 1531 Maple Avenue at the Veteran’s Building.

Saturday, Oct. 28
Standup Comedy Halloween Event: Kick off Halloween horror and comedy like never before with the mad and outrageous duo of comedian Dominique Gelin and three time Stage Magician of the Year Chin Chin on Oct 28 from 7-9 p.m. Tickets are $28 at the Laugh Cellar located at 5755 Mountain Hawk Street. Their website is here: crushersofcomedy.com.

Saturday, Oct. 28
Dixie Giants Halloween Costume Party: Join the Dixie Giants for their third annual Halloween celebration at the Big Easy from 7:30-11:30 p.m. Dress up as best as you can because the winner of the costume contest wins fear swag and gear from the hottest jazz group in the county; located at 128 American Alley in Petaluma.

Saturday, Oct. 28
Petaluma Cemetery Walk
: On October 28, listen to the wild adventures of nineteenth century pioneers on how they established the great city of Petaluma. Explore the cemetery to learn about the city’s past on the eve of Halloween. Tickets are $15 and kinds under 12 are free. Visit the expansive graveyard at 10:30 a.m. at 430 Magnolia Ave.

Sunday, Oct. 29
Funtazmagoria
: The Children’s Museum of Sonoma County invites you and your family for festivities including a pumpkin plop, mad science laboratory, glow in the dark art and much, much more. Get in the spirit and dress up October 29 from 10-2 p.m. Tickets are $12 and the address is 1835 West Steele Lane in Santa Rosa.

Monday, Oct. 30
The Shining: Watch Stephen King’s Magnum Opus come to life with Stanley Kubrick’s mesmerizing and haunting depiction of the famous Overlook tale. The Sebastiani Theatre Foundation is playing the classic horror film on Hollow’s Eve October 30 at 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 31
Organ Recital: Phantoms and Fugues family concert:
Schroeder’s Hall is haunted once again this year for 75 minutes as families can bring their kids to watch “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” followed with a short organ recital and treats. Located 1801 East Cotati Ave. at Sonoma State University, make sure to spend your Halloween night with Charles Shultz. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. October 31.

Tuesday, Oct. 31
Trick or Treat for a Book: The Healdsburg Library is promoting reading for the next generation so swing by the library to trick or treat for a book all Halloween in a fun filed destination full of decorations and treats. More information at sonomalibrary.org.

Tuesday, Oct. 31
Not-so-scary Halloween Preschool Story Time:
Both the libraries in Cloverdale and Healdsburg are participating in a child friendly story time session to get everyone involved in the Halloween spirit. During the waning hours of brunch, join the great storytellers to hear fabulous tales in the name of Halloween. Story time starts 10:30-11 a.m. on October 31. Find out more at sonomalibrary.org.

Tuesday, Oct. 31
Scary Stories in the Dark Reading:
The Central Santa Rosa Library is exploring the dark and twisted mind of Alvin Schwartz in his collective scary short stories perfectly displayed with the smeared art of Stephen Gammell. On Halloween day before trick or treating here the outlandish stories to make the entire family’s skin crawl from 3:30-5 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 31
Kid’s Halloween Party: A fun and light hearted party for all ages is taking place on Halloween at the Sebastopol Regional Library starting at 4 p.m. Be in the culture of books with food, games, arts and crafts and of course a highly competitive costume contest all before the family sets out on the neighborhoods in the name of trick or treating.