Halloween Festivities in San Francisco

By Gayot Editors

Where to Celebrate Halloween 2020 in San Francisco

Get the scoop on Halloween fun in San Francisco, including spooky ice cream flavors and more.

> Get more celebration ideas with GAYOT’s Halloween Guide.

Spooktacular Ice Cream at Salt & Straw – October

Salt & Straw ice cream shops serve up a special “Spooktacular Series” of flavors for the month of October. Sugar fiends will go gaga over the The Great Candycopia, composed of salted butterscotch ice cream loaded with homemade versions of Snickers and peanut butter cups. Creepy Crawly Critters incorporates real dark chocolate covered crickets and coconut toffee-brittle mealworms into matcha ice cream. Mummy’s Pumpkin Spiced Potion is a vegan treat featuring August Tea’s Psychocandy (South African rooibos, dried pumpkin, Turkish apple, caramel, sweet blackberry leaf, Madagascar vanilla). For more information, visit the official website.

Day of the Dead Truffles at Recchiuti Confections – October

Recchiuti Confections

Recchiuti Confections, which has a shop at the San Francisco Ferry Building, is getting festive with Calavera Truffles. Celebrating Día de Muertos (The Day of the Dead), these truffles are decorated with a colorful skull and are made with a blend of burnt caramel and 70% dark chocolate ganache. For more information, visit the official website.