Halloween Haunts & Pumpkin Patches 2020: Rohnert Park & North Bay

ROHNERT PARK, CA — Despite the coronavirus pandemic, Halloween still is a go in 2020 — with haunted houses, hay rides, corn mazes, trunk-or-treats, pumpkin patches and Day of the Dead festivities, in-person and virtual, throughout Rohnert Park and the North Bay.

While some annual activities were canceled, sweet and spooky events still abound.

NOTE: Do double-check with organizers to ensure events are still proceeding as planned when posted.

Find out what’s happening in Rohnert Park-Cotati with free, real-time updates from Patch.

Check out our annual Halloween event guide to find what’s going on near you. And Happy Halloween, from Patch!

Find out what’s happening in Rohnert Park-Cotati with free, real-time updates from Patch.



OCT. 16-30: Wetlands Trail Pumpkin Path. A community event.

  • Wetlands Trail, Eucalyptus Drive, American Canyon, CA

OCT. 30: Halloween Trick-or-Treat Drive-Thru. First-come, first-served!

  • Phillip West Aquatics Center, 100 Benton Way, American Canyon, CA

Through OCT. 31: Halloween Pumpkin Patch & Kids’ Fun. With slide, animals & paint ball.

  • 4225 Broadway St., American Canyon, CA



Through OCT. 31: Downtown Scarecrow Display. The sweet, Main Street tradition continues.

OCT. 23-31: Haunted Depot. Canceled.

  • Southern Pacific Railroad Depot, 90 First St., Benicia, CA

OCT. 24: Halloween Costume Contest and Sidewalk Stroll. Canceled.



OCT. 31: Drive-Thru Trick-or-Treat. Don your costume & deck your car!

  • Multiple locations, Calistoga, CA



OCT. 3: Oktoberfest & Courtney’s Pumpkin Patch. Canceled.

  • Downtown Plaza, Cloverdale, CA



OCT. 28-31: Lark Drive-In Halloween Movies. Choose your favorite flick & get tickets!

  • 1557 Redwood Hwy, Corte Madera, CA



OCT. 17 & 24: Pink Pumpkin Patch Fundraiser. Donations support breast cancer-awareness & research.

  • E Street Plaza, Davis, CA

OCT. 31: Halloween Zombie Bike Parade. Free, community celebration.

  • Davis Bike Loop, Davis, CA



OCT. 16: Pumpkin Succulent Centerpiece Workshop: Barn & Pantry. Fun class. Save your seat!

  • The Barn and Pantry, 151 West A St., Dixon, CA

Through OCT. 31: Cool Patch Pumpkins & Corn Maze. Corn maze with widened paths for social distancing.

  • Cool Patch Pumpkins, 6150 Dixon Ave. West, Dixon, CA

Through OCT. 31: Pumpkins, Duck Rides & Tree Maze: Silveyville Farm. Don’t miss the ATV-train ride!

  • Silveyville Farm, 6248 Silveyville Road, Dixon, CA



OCT. 10: Biketoberfest Marin. Canceled.

  • Fairfax Plaza, Downtown Fairfax, CA

OCT. 31: Annual Halloween Parade. Canceled.



OCT. 25: Fall Colors Festival & Vintage Car Show. Details still underway.



OCT. 26-31: Farmers’ Market Pumpkin Fest & Costume Contest. You can still put wheels on pumpkins!

  • Online via Healdsburg Farmers’ Market, North & Vine Streets, Healdsburg, CA

OCT. 31: Sonoma County HalloWine Run. Virtual goes all month, or in-person Oct. 31.

  • Coyote Sonoma, 44 Mill St, Healdsburg, CA



OCT. 17: Fall Citrus Gardening with UC Marin Master Gardener Joe Jennings. Learn secrets to autumn planting.

  • Online via Larkspur Library, Larkspur, CA

OCT. 28-31: Lark Drive-In Halloween Movies. Choose your favorite flick & get your tickets!

  • 1557 Redwood Hwy, Corte Madera, CA



OCT. 25: Nick’s Carve: Pumpkins on Pikes: Nick’s Cove. Free & “sure to be a very spooky and beautiful sight!”

  • Nick’s Cove & Cottages, 23240 Highway 1, Marshall, CA



OCT. 30: ‘Spooky Street’ – Space is limited, and advance registration required.

  • Mill Valley Community Center, 180 Camino Alto, Mill Valley, CA



OCT. 17-29: Halloween Home-Decorating & Pumpkin Contests. Deck your house, carve your pumpkins & join citywide fun.

  • Online via City of Napa, CA

OCT. 25: Halloween Costume Walk 2020: Kennedy Park. Dress up & enjoy some family time.

  • Kennedy Park, 2295 Streblow Drive, Napa, CA

OCT. 25 & NOV. 1: Afternoon Tea Ceremony. Menu boasts autumn inspiration.

  • Ackerman Heritage House, 608 Randolph St., Napa, CA

OCT. 31: Halloween Drive-Thru Trick-or-Treat. With social-distancing protocols in place.

  • Las Flores Community Center, 4300 Linda Vista Ave. and Drive-Thru Stations, Napa, CA



Through OCT. 31: Pumpkins, Picnics & Big Jim’s BBQ. A local favorite with BBQ on weekends.

  • Nicasio Pumpkin Patch, 5300 Nicasio Valley Road, Nicasio, CA



OCT. 24: FRIGHT NIGHT: Evening of Magic, Music & Mayhem. A fun & full slate of entertainment & free!

  • YouTube via Novato Theater Company, 5420 Nave Drive, Novato, CA

OCT. 31: Halloween Safe Trick-or-Treat. Canceled.

OCT. 31: Halloween Edition: Virtual Magic Show. Space is limited. Pre-registration required.

  • Virtual format from City of Novato, CA



OCT. 16: “Hocus Pocus” Drive-In Movie. Sold out.

  • Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds, Petaluma, CA

OCT. 24: Clucktown Collective Fall Gathering. “Join us for some fall fun in the old Kresgie Warehouse on the Petaluma River.”

  • 429 1st St., Petaluma, CA

OCT. 31: Halloween Trick or Treat Trail. Canceled.

Through OCT. 31: Pumpkin Patch & Farmstand: Gambonini Family Ranch. Pick the perfect pumpkin & shop for fall decor.

  • Gambonini Family Ranch, 7149 Old Lakeville Road No. 3, Petaluma, CA

Through OCT. 31: Peter Pumpkin Patch, Hay Rides & Corn Maze. Great setting on a family farm.

  • Petaluma Creamery, 4235 Spring Hill Road, Petaluma, CA

Through OCT. 31: Pumpkins On Pikes 2020 Canceled: Farm Open: Tara Firma. Sad news on annual Pikes event, but pumpkins still for sale.

  • Tara Firma Farm & Farmstore, 3796 I St. Ext., Petaluma, CA

Through OCT. 31: Pumpkins, Pony Rides & Haunted Village: Pronzini. Enjoy & don’t miss the haunt!

  • Pronzini Pumpkin Patch, 3795 Adobe Road, Petaluma, CA



OCT. 30-31: Free Halloween Weekend Drive-In Movies. Fun includes in-car, family crafts.

  • SOMO Village, 1400 Valley House Drive, Rohnert Park, CA



OCT. 31: Halloween Bike Parade. (Check to confirm this is still proceeding as planned.)

  • Carnegie Building, 1360 Oak Ave., St. Helena, CA



OCT. 26-31: Halloween Costume, Story & Pumpkin Contests. A full week of festive fun!

  • Online via Town of San Anselmo, 525 San Anselmo Ave., San Anselmo, CA

OCT.: Goblins’ Spooktacular. Canceled.

  • San Anselmo Town Hall Plaza & Lawn, 525 San Anselmo Ave., San Anselmo, CA



OCT. 12: Thriller Routine (ages 8 & up). Kids can learn the fun, spooky dance.

OCT. 16-31: SF Ghost Hunt Online: Fireside Stories. Get the scoop on the scary!

  • Zoom via San Francisco Ghost Hunt Walking Tour, San Francisco, CA

OCT. 22-25: The Guardsmen Pumpkin Patch. Festive atmosphere with carving contests & more to support at-risk, Bay Area youth.

  • Fort Mason, 2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco, CA

OCT. 24-31: SF Zoo’s Sloth-oween & Sloth Haunts. With five sloth-themed haunted houses, including “Franken-sloth’s Fort.”

  • San Francisco Zoo, Sloat Blvd. and Great Highway, San Francisco, CA

OCT. 28: Shadow Circus: The Void Beyond the Veil. A frightfully good time.

  • Online via Shadow Circus Creature Theatre, San Francisco, CA

OCT. 31: Graveyard Row Halloween Pub Crawl. Tickets on sale.

  • The Blue Light + Various Venues, 1979 Union St., San Francisco, CA

OCT. 31: ‘Blue Moon’ SF Bay Halloween Sail. “Distinctive sail in honor of the full moon and Halloween!”

  • Schooner Freda B, 100 Bay St., Sausalito, CA

OCT. 31: Halloween Pet Costume Stroll. Family friendly & socially distanced.

  • Folsom Street between 7th and 11th, San Francisco, CA



OCT. 23-NOV. 1: Halloween Fair Food Drive-Thru Spooktacular. Starring ghost-themed candy apples, black and orange cotton candy, plus your fave food from the county fair.

  • Marin Center, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael. CA

Through NOV. 1: Dia de los Muertos’ Month Of Events. “A month of learning and family activities.”

  • Online via Facebook and Zoom, San Rafael, CA



OCT. 9-NOV. 1: Blind Scream Haunted House. Canceled.

  • Santa Rosa Plaza, 98 Santa Rosa Plaza, Santa Rosa, CA

OCT. Tolay Fall Festival. Canceled.

  • Tolay Lake Regional Park, 5869 Cannon Lane, Petaluma, CA

OCT. 16-24: ‘Murder on Orient Express’ – SRJC Theatre Arts. A classic mystery for the season!

  • Online via Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, CA

OCT. 22-NOV. 8: Día de los Muertos Sculpture Garden. Unique, outdoor exhibit.

  • Museum of Sonoma County, 475 Seventh St., Santa Rosa, CA

OCT. 24: Virtual ‘Hoot ‘n Howl’ & Family Crafts. With crafts & trivia led by Laguna de Santa Rosa Foundation.

OCT. 29: How to Draw Peanuts Halloween. Celebrate Halloween with cartoonist & Peanuts Gang.

  • Zoom via Charles M. Schulz Museum, 2301 Hardies Lane, Santa Rosa, CA

OCT. 31: Halloween Full Moon Paddle. Book soon, as expected to sell out.

  • Spring Lake Regional Park, 393 Violetti Road, Santa Rosa, CA



OCT. 24-31: Goblin Jamboree: Bay Area Discovery Museum. With Monster Mash-Up Dance Party, Gourd Patch, Hay Mountain & more.

  • Bay Area Discovery Museum, Fort Baker, 557 McReynolds Road, Sausalito, CA

OCT. 31: ‘Blue Moon’ SF Bay Halloween Sail. “Distinctive sail in honor of the full moon and Halloween!”

  • Schooner Freda B, 100 Bay St., Sausalito, CA



OCT. 13: Dia de los Muertos: Sugar Skulls Virtual Workshop. Led by acclaimed artist Diego Marcial Rios.

  • Online via Sonoma Community Center, 276 East Napa St., Sonoma CA

OCT. 30: VIRTUAL Wine & Halloween Candy Tasting. Sweets meet wine.

  • Online via Meadowcroft Wines, 23574 Arnold Drive, Sonoma, CA



OCT. 24: BrewBash in a Box. Fundraiser for Fairfield Suisun Rotary Club.



OCT. 17-NOV. 1: BOO 2020! Marine World, Six Flags. With trick-or-treat trail & costume parade.

  • Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, 1001 Fairgrounds Drive, Vallejo, CA

OCT. 18: Halloween Costume Walk: Blue Rock Springs Park. Trick-or-treating with costumed characters along the way.

  • Blue Rock Springs Park, 650 Columbus Pkwy., Vallejo, CA