Friday, October 31 and Saturday, November 1Say Sí continues their Día de Los Muertos weekend with the eighth annual Muertitos Fest featuring exhibits, festive food, activities for the kids and artisan booths. Free, 6-10pm Friday, noon-3pm Saturday, 1518 S Alamo, (210) 212-8666, saysi.org/muertitos-fest.
Friday, October 31: The Hangar hosts its fourth annual Haunted House Halloween Bash. The party welcomes all manners of ghouls and goblins for a spooky costume contest with cash prizes ranging from $75 to $200 and specials on Jäger drinks, Skyy vodka and Jameson. No cover, contest begins at 10pm, 8203 Broadway, (210) 824-2700, facebook.com/thehangarsa.
Friday, October 31: The Green Fairy visits The Brooklynite this Halloween with a Victorian-style soiree. Bring out those suspenders, don the lace, ladies and take in absinthe-laced drinks and music by DJ Steven Lee Moya. No cover, reservations strongly encouraged, 9pm, 516 Brooklyn, (210) 444-0707, thebrooklynitesa.com.
Friday, October 31: Party at Viva Tacoland this Halloween with drink specials and food truck grub. Dress up like your favorite musician, dead or alive, and keep the party going until close. No cover, 9pm, 103 W Grayson, (210) 368-2443, vivatacoland.com.
Tuesday, November 4: Once you're done voting, get over to Sur La Table for a pie and tart workshop that'll get you ready for the holidays. Learn how to make the perfect piecrust, a French apple pie and a caramel nut tart during this two-hour class. $69, 11am-1pm, 15900 La Cantera Pkwy, Ste 19120, (210) 978-5586, surlatable.com.