San Francisco Halloween 10 Best Halloween Happenings
Top 10 Best San Francisco Halloween Happenings

San Francisco Halloween 2016 Best Events Guide

Need help finding best San Francisco Halloween events and things to do Halloween in SF? San Francisco boasts an ample number of ghastly gatherings that are sure to startle even the most steadfast San Francisco Halloween celebrants. From the chic to the scary, nothing is too wild when it comes to this spooky and festive holiday.

If you’re looking for the best San Francisco Halloween Parties, you’ve come to the right place. Find top 2016 San Francisco Halloween nightlife happening in October 2016 with our roundup of San Francisco Halloween events. We scoured the city for best Halloween parties in San Francisco for 2016. And one thing is for sure, it is going to be tough picking just one. Before heading out for the night, read up on the most popular San Francisco Halloween best events and top Halloween SF party destinations.


Top 10 Best San Francisco Halloween Happenings

Locals know that October 31 is more than just another holiday, it’s a way to celebrate their crazy city by dressing to the nines in extravagant costumes. If dancing to world-renowned DJs and hobnobbing with the city’s elite sounds like your ideal Halloween, here’s a look at some of San Francisco’s most-anticipated and best San Francisco Halloween parties this year.


W San Francisco Halloween International Ball

Location: W San Francisco Hotel, 181 3rd St, San Francisco, CA 94103
Event Date: Friday, October 28, 2016 at 9:00 PM – 2:00 AM PDT

Description: Head over to the W Hotel for this year’s Halloween International Ball. Starting at 9pm, enjoy 3 Separate Rooms with World Renowned DJs: (1) Euro / Top 40 / International House Music Room powered by KBLO AYKUT, (2) Persian / Middle Eastern / International Room powered by DR T & DJ Nitro, and (3) 80’s & 90’s Mashup / Hip Hop Room powered by DJ Kevin Armstrong. You can also enjoy amazing Samba Dancers, drummers performing live with the DJs, a costume contest with great prizes, and more.


Haunted Hotel W San Francisco Halloween

Location: W San Francisco Hotel, 181 3rd St, San Francisco, CA 94103
Event Date: Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 9:00 PM – 2:00 AM PDT

Description: 5th Annual Haunted Hotel–Who’s looking for the hottest Halloween haunt? Embrace your alter ego, don your most stylish costume and head to W San Francisco’s “sinister chic” Halloween Happening. W San Francisco turns into a hotel-wide haunted house, featuring San Francisco’s hottest DJs spinning Top 40, EDM and more. Time to put on your costumes and celebrate Halloween in style.


Nightmare On Van Ness San Francisco Halloween

Location: The Regency Ballroom, 1300 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94109
Event Date: Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 9:00 PM – 2:00 AM PDT

Description: Now celebrating its seventh year, Nightmare on Van Ness is a fun and exciting way to enjoy one of the biggest party nights of the year. Decked out in Halloween decorations, the 100-year-old art deco Regency Ballroom will feature sexy go-go dancers, state-of-the-art light and sound production, a costume contest with a cash prize and other fun surprises throughout the night. Enjoy three levels of nonstop Top 40, hip-hop and electro from seven all-star DJs. Costumes are required for everyone in attendance, so make sure you’re wearing your sexy-scary best! This event will sell out fast. There’s also VIP Open Bar (9:15p-1:15a) available.


Mega International Ball San Francisco Halloween Party

Location: The Westin St. Francis, 335 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94102
Event Date: Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 9:00 PM – 2:00 AM PDT

Description: One of the biggest and best San Francisco Halloween and Costume Parties annually! The Mega Halloween International Ball features four separate rooms, 10 DJs, sexy Go-Go and Samba dancers, and more! Wear your sexy-scary best as costumes are required for entry to this MEGA must attend Halloween party on Union Square. Act fast. This popular San Francisco Halloween sells out every year.


Titanic Masquerade San Francisco Halloween Yacht Party Cruise

Location: Fume Blanc Commodore, 8 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94111
Event Date: Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 7:30 PM – 12:00 AM PDT

Description: The Fume Blanc Commodore Yacht will be turned into a haunted Titanic for Halloween, complete with over 300 ghosts and ghouls who are ready to party. There will be an all-night open bar and included snacks, along with three separate decks of fun and entertainment. DJs will be spinning Top 40 and house music all night long as the ship cruises San Francisco Bay, 8:45 pm to 12:00 am, with Check in Starting at 7:30pm at Pier 40.


San Francisco Halloween Nightmare on the Bay: SF Spirit Yacht

Location: San Francisco Spirit, Pier 3, San Francisco, CA 94111
Event Date: Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 8:30 PM – 12:00 AM PDT

Description: Head to Pier 3, Hornblower Landing, and hop aboard the San Francisco Spirit Yacht for a Halloween Party on the water, 8pm-12am All night long, you can listen to some of the area’s top DJs. The cash bar will be stocked. Throughout the night, you will sail past some of San Fran top attractions such as the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and the Bay Bridge.


Halloween Massive “Vixens and Villains” San Francisco Halloween

Location: Park Central Hotel, 50 3rd St, San Francisco, CA 94103
Event Date: Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 9:00 PM – 2:00 AM PDT

Description: 15th Annual San Francisco Halloween Massive “Vixens & Villains” inside The New Park Central Hotel San Francisco (Formerly The Westin SF). San Francisco Halloween Massive is back for a serious nocturnal party delight for party fiends who are ready to let their inhibitions loose on three dance floors and massive ballroom (over 20,000 sq. ft. of party space). Halloween Massive revelers should buy tickets to ensure entry.


Erotic Hotel San Francisco Halloween Ball

Location: Holiday Inn, 1500 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94109
Event Date: Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 9:30 PM – 2:00 AM PDT

Description: This is one of the Halloween parties in San Francisco you will not want to miss. It includes spooky visuals, witchcraft inspired drinks, and laser lighting effects. Dance all night to the sounds of multiple DJs to include: DJ Mikey Tan, DJ Yodah, DJ Dreeezy, DJ BaldOneAJ, and DJ Alyshia. Haunted Projections Screen, Laser and lighting Effects, Witchcraft inspired cocktail and more. Access a two hour Premium Open Bar, 10pm-12am, for only $59. Sexy Costumes recommended, but not mandatory.


Insane Halloween Downtown San Francisco Halloween

Location: Luxx Event Space, 514 Jessie St., San Francisco, CA 94103
Event Date: Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 8:00 PM – 2:00 AM PDT

Description: 12th Annual Halloween Production–INSANE HALLOWEEN–at LUXX Event Space. This space with its fabulous layout is composed of 3 dance floors on 2 levels with music powered by world class DJ talent (TBA). Psych Ward 1: Top 40, Hip-Hop, Club Hits | Psych Ward 2: Old School Flash backs, 80’s/90’s/2k Hits | VIP’s Lower Psych Ward: Open Format (Top 40, Hip-Hop, Old School, EDM).


San Francisco Halloween Night Aboard Haunted Blood Vessel Yacht Party Cruise

Location: San Francisco Spirit, Pier 3, San Francisco, CA 94111
Event Date: Monday, October 31, 2016 at 8:30 PM – 12:00 AM PDT

Description: The Haunted Blood Vessel Aboard the San Francisco Spirit Yacht (Monday 10/31) Looking for a Halloween party cruise in San Francisco, but can’t seem to find one? Are you looking to be at the best party for the night and enjoy a time that you won’t forget? Then look no further, as we have the San Francisco Halloween cruise that you need to be on. Purchase early bird discount tickets to The Haunted Blood Vessel aboard the San Francisco Spirit Yacht. Prepare for the ultimate 2016 Halloween night yacht party cruise. Boards 8:30pm | Departs 9pm | Returns 12am.


Top 10 Best San Francisco Halloween Happenings


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