October 31st, Monday- Annual West End Kid’s Halloween Street Party and Parade It’s a sweet gathering to get into the Halloween spirit. We will have games, music, cute kids (and adults) in costume and a permit to block street. Bring a healthy snack, noisemakers for the parade and be ready to dance to THRILLER. Rain or Shine. Facebook Location: Corner of Coulter and Boyce in the West End Neighborhood.
October 21st- Nov 13, 2016- The Rocky Horror Show That sweet transvestite, Dr. Frank-N-furter, and his motley crew return in the original stage musical that not only inspired the 1975 cult classic film. Location: 6th Street Playhouse
October 27th, Thursday 7 p.m. – 4th Annual Mystery Writers in the Mausoleum (by candlelight inside the 100+-year-old mausoleum) A juried selection of local mystery and suspense writers, retelling of American ghost stories and a hauntingly original song (by West Ender Ann Hutchinson). For details about this free event, visit SRMP.ORG Location: 1900 Franklin Avenue, Santa Rosa
Haunted Sonoma County – New documentary about ghosts and hauntings in Sonoma County. Twelve Sonoma County residents (including a number of historians) share long-held tales from within their communities, all filmed on location. Several re-enactments are featured, with “some surprises” in store for moviegoers. Shows in Santa Rosa on until October 31st at Summerfield Cinemas. Location: Summerfield Cinemas
October 29, Saturday at 2 to 4 p.m.- Dia de los Muertos Family Day– A fun activity for families! Learn about the festival of Dia de los Muertos from exploring our exhibition. Then decorate your own sugar skull. Have your face painted for Dia de los Muertos. Bring a photo of a deceased loved one and make an offering to the community altar (optional, please use photocopies or digital printouts). Adults: $10.00 Children under 12: FREE. One sugar skull per person, please (while supplies last). Children must be accompanied by an adult. Location: History Museum of Sonoma County, 425 Seventh Street Santa Rosa, CA, US, 95401
West End Neighborhood Sponsors are West End resident owned or West End/Railroad Square area businesses. As sponsors, they support our neighborhood’s activities and events and as loyal customers we help their businesses prosper.
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