It's showtime in the East Bay this weekend. We're bringing you thrills galore; come out, come out, wherever you are!
Halloween Costume Cruise Around San Francisco Bay
Trick or treat...or cruise? Commodore Cruise Lines is hosting a unique Halloween Fest this Saturday. Dare to experience 3 hours of viewing the gorgeous skylines that make the Bay one of a kind. There'll be an open wine/beer bar, complimentary snacks and lots of dancing as DJ SPAM spins the top 40 hits that best represent this time of year. Costumes are a must. Buy tickets here. 2394 Mariner Square Dr., Alameda, (510) 337-9000.
Berkeley Video & Film Festival
East Bay Media Center presents Berkeley Video & Film Festival, welcoming the works of over 90 filmmakers with two U.S. premieres: "One Night at the Artisto" by Nic Saunders and "Abstract Alchemist of Flesh" by Colin Still. Also, enjoy Berkeley's premiere of the thought-provoking environmental documentary, "Revolutio" by Rob Stewart. A student filmmaking marathon and theme-based workshop will be featured as well. 1939 Addison Street, Berkeley, (510) 843-3699.
Oakland Food Day Pop-Up & Beer Garden
Honor National Food Day with organic, local food and beer in Oakland this Sunday at La Borinquena Mex-icatessan. This free event will have a variety of Oakland food artisans and beer vendors, screen printing, a photo booth, and mini demos hosted by chefs who'll teach you how to use farm fresh produce. Don't be shy; dig in! Find more info here. 582 Seventh Street, Oakland, (510)444-9954.