Oct 16-26
Play:  4000 Miles

Calistoga Art Center • Calistoga, CA
Calistoga Theater Company proudly presents its newest production, 4000 Miles, an award-winning play by Amy Herzog. Winner of a 2012 Obie and nominated in 2013 for a Pulitzer, the play is beautifully written, directed and acted. A cross-country bicycle trip leads a young man to his grandmother’s apartment in Greenwich Village, where both learn the healing power of love. Artistic Director Sharie Renault … Full Listing.
Oct 22-26
ANPF 2014

Unitarian Center • Ashland, OR
Ashland New Plays Festival is bringing this year’s four winning playwrights to town for ANPF 2014, October 22 to 26. Winning playwrights James Harmon Brown for The Groyser; Bob Clyman for A Little Quid Pro Quo; Michael Edan for Homecoming; and Jack Karp for Irreversible will spend a week in Ashland, rehearsing with their casts and seeing their plays performed as staged readings by actors from the Oregon … Full Listing.
Oct 23-Nov 16
12 Annual Altered Barbie Exhibit

Shotwell 50 Studio • San Francisco, CA
Barbie is on a mission… to kick some long needed ass! Gather up your discarded ideologies and come to see what Barbie’s mission is. Is it to save or take over the Mission District of San Francisco, or the entire USA, or the world? is her mission to eat you, prey on you, or love you?… or all three? Barbie & Ken plastic icons represent modernity by having everything a person could desire today. They … Full Listing.
Oct 23-26
Living the New Economy Convergence

3 Locations in Oakland-see below • Oakland, CA
Join internationally recognized speakers Charles Eisenstein, Ian MacKenzie, Thomas Greco and local leaders for an inspiring weekend of discussion, inspiration, and action to deepen New Economy efforts in the Bay Area. Many people are currently working on components of a New Economy, but too often their efforts remain fragmented and outside the mainstream of public discourse. Out of these hundreds of … Full Listing.
Oct 24-Nov 8
300-hr Core Yoga Therapy Training

Flamingo Conference Resort and Spa • Santa Rosa, CA
October 24 – November 8, 2014 AND January 30 -February 13, 2015 The Ananda Seva Guru Kula, a charter school of the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT) and a registered school of Yoga Alliance (YA), offers a 300-hr Core Yoga Therapy Training which combines comprehensive curriculum and instructors who are leading experts in the field of Yoga Therapy and Ayurveda, providing our students … Full Listing.
Oct 25-Nov 1
Galapagos Island Liquid Love

Galapagos Island Liquid Love, Wild Blue Retreat • Galapagos, Ecuador
Immerse yourself in the wild poetry of the Galapagos Islands. This once in a lifetime journey integrates daily yoga Liquid Asana™ Vinyasa yoga practice with authentic eco-adventures excursions to Bartolomé & South Plazas as well as snorkeling and kayaking at secluded crystalline coves and bays all expertly guided by on-site certified Galapagos Naturalists. Accompanied by expert guides, we will … Full Listing.
Oct 25-26
Divine Healing Hands Workshop

It’s All About Me • San Jose, CA
“Divine Healing Hands carry divine frequency and vibration with divine love, forgiveness, compassion and light, which remove soul, mind and body blockages from every aspect of life.” — Master Zhi Gang Sha Divine Healing Hands is a simple and powerful healing method that can be applied to all aspects of life. You will quickly receive the capability, the permanent “transmission” to channel soul healing … Full Listing.
Sat, Oct 25
Wild & Scenic Film Festival

Raven Film Center • Healdsburg, CA
HEALDSBURG, CALIF. – The Mendocino County-based Solar Living Institute will present the Wild & Scenic Film Festival On Tour, on Saturday, October 25, 2014, at the Raven Film Center in Healdsburg. The Hopland-based sustainability and solar training non-profit decided to locate the one-day festival in neighboring Sonoma County to access a wider audience and help spread their message of environmental … Full Listing.
Sun, Oct 26
Kirtan at a Saint's Ashram!

Dhyan Yoga Center (Anandi Ma Ashram) • Antioch, CA
Mangalananda, a disciple of Sri Anandamayi Ma, Teacher and Kirtan Artist, along with his band of talented kirtan musicians, will share the Traditional, spirited kirtan of village India where he has lived for many years. Come and experience the power and love of devotional chanting in its original musical format and flavor! See: www.mangalananda.org
Mon, Oct 27
Day of Inner Peace

Center of the Arts, Eagle Rock • Los Angeles, CA
Don’t miss this rare opportunity to meet the last living Altomisayoc Priestess of the Q’ero Nation, here in Los Angeles as to celebrate the third annual, all-day Day of Inner Peace. This multifaceted celebration will take place on Monday, October 27th at the Center for Arts in Eagle Rock, featuring musicians such as Ben Lee, Matty & Avasa Love and Sara Englehart; Hosted by the founder of the … Full Listing.
Oct 27-30
Int'l Film Festival Retreat

3 Venues… • Santa Barbara, CA
Enjoy this year’s exciting “2014 Awakened World Film Festival Retreat,” a spiritually and socially responsible film festival sponsored by the Association for Global New Thought. The unique feature of AWIFF is that it is wrapped around a RETREAT combining films and interactive workshops that will guide participants from inspiration into enlightened action in the program streams of SPIRIT * SOCIETY * … Full Listing.
Oct 29-Nov 5
Being your Divine Self

Ralston White Retreat Centre • Mill Valley,, CA
This Immersion into the Depth of the Self – is an invitation to explore a radically different perspective on Oneness in its relation to Awareness. To explore the inner potentials, deepen meditative practices, re-connect to the heart and to re-evaluate your relationship with yourself and the World. Please see more details on the website and fb page.
Oct 30-Nov 2
Spookeasy: Oct 30-Nov 2

Great Star Theatre • San Francisco, CA
The first-ever San Francisco Spookeasy Halloween Extravaganza is a new, daring, bold and sophisticated multi-evening experiential destination party that will transform Chinatown’s Great Star Theatre into a scintillating circus-like, madcap séance soiree beckoning back to life ghosts, spirits, and specters from the raucous and rollicking red hot era of 1930’s Burlesque and Barbary Coast Vaudeville in … Full Listing.
Thu, Oct 30
Jai Uttal – Album Release Concert

Yoshi’s San Francisco • San Francisco, CA
Jai Uttal, a Grammy®-nominated world music composer, recording artist, multi-instrumentalist, and ecstatic vocalist, combines influences from India with influences from American rock and jazz, creating a stimulating and exotic multi-cultural fusion that is truly world spirit music. In this very special full band “Return to Shiva Station” concert Jai re-envisions his groundbreaking recording “Shiva … Full Listing.
Thu, Oct 30
Jai Uttal Album Release Show

Yoshi’s • San Francisco, CA
Return to Shiva Station: Kailash Connection is a wholly new album re-envisioning Jai’s groundbreaking Shiva Station, bringing the listener closer to the music itself with unadorned, intimate arrangements that illuminate directly the spiritual heart of each composition.
Thu, Oct 30
Jai Uttal - Album Release Concert

Yoshi’s San Francisco • San Francisco, CA
Jai Uttal, a Grammy®-nominated world music composer, recording artist, multi-instrumentalist, and ecstatic vocalist, combines influences from India with influences from American rock and jazz, creating a stimulating and exotic multi-cultural fusion that is truly world spirit music. In this very special full band “Return to Shiva Station” concert Jai re-envisions his groundbreaking recording “Shiva … Full Listing.
Fri, Oct 31
Green Halloween Celebration

dhyana Center of Therapeutics • Sebastopol, CA
dhyana Center’s Green Halloween Celebration & 2-day – Open House: Day of the Dead Our Green Halloween Celebration is a once a year Costume Contest, Family Friendly, Music and Food Gathering. Past Life Numerology Reading with Akiva: By Donations.. Costume Contest: Winner will receive One Month dhyana Center Membership ~ One Month access in the Self Care Sanctuary ~ One guest pass ~ $10 Body Temple … Full Listing.
Oct 31-Nov 2
Sonoma Yoga Fest 2014

Yoga Community HQ • Sonoma, CA
Yoga Community will present the first Sonoma Yoga Fest on Halloween weekend. Immerse Yourself in 3 Days of Transformational Yoga Classes, Workshops, and Music in the beautiful environment of Sonoma. Immerse Yourself in 3 Days of Transformational Yoga Classes, Workshops, and Music in the beautiful environment of Sonoma, CA. Featuring: Jai Uttal & Nubia Texeira, Yoga Tree Teachers: Mark Morford … Full Listing.
Fri, Oct 31
Mad Hatters Ball

1015 Folsom Club • San Francisco, CA
DJ Dials, Noise Pop, & 1015 Folsom present the 5th annual MAD HATTERS BALL featuring ALUNAGEORGE live BOB MOSES live THE RANGE live with AMBASSADEURS ATISH THE WHOOLIGAN (Soulection) TRILL TEAM 6 / SICK SAD WORLD MATT HUBERT BOGL vs DIALS STEPHAN JACOBS JUSTIN MILLA // BELI3VER // DJ BALANCE CHAD SALTY // DRIPMOB // EITCH KIMMY LE FUNK // KILO G // MIKE TEEZ FRIDAY OCTOBER 31ST / 10P-4A / 21+ COSTUMES … Full Listing.
Sat, Nov 1
Day of the Dead Ritual

Hillside Church, El Cerrito • El Cerrito, CA
Saturday, November 1st, 9:00-6:00 Barry and Maya Spector with Marcia Rayene and Maurice Wren invite you to our seventeenth annual Day of the Dead Ritual Hillside Church, El Cerrito, CA. Whether or not we have recently lost loved ones, we all carry a heavy load of grief and stress simply by living in these times. When we can’t find ways to drop the weight of this emotional burden, we can become hopeless, … Full Listing.
Sat, Nov 1
35th Annual Spiral Dance

Kezar Pavilion • San Francisco, CA
TOGETHER WE WILL DANCE IN A SPIRAL TO RENEW OUR DREAMS AND CREATE THE FUTURE. The holiday popularly known as Halloween is the time of year known to witches as Samhain, when the veil is thin between the worlds of the living and the dead. We gather to remember and honor our ancestors, our Beloved Dead, and all those who have crossed over. As we mourn for those we love who have died this year, we also … Full Listing.
Nov 1-2
Speak Your Truth

Waterfront hotel • Oakland, CA
Speak Your Truth, A Women’s Empowerment Conference A Weekend of Inspiration, Transformation, Celebration & Sisterhood Saturday & Sunday, November 1 & 2, 2014 Where you will:  Learn to let go of the pain of the past and create an extraordinary life now  Be held by a community of loving, brave and incredibly inspiring women  Release old shame, regret and guilt in a supportive, non-judgmental … Full Listing.