Loading Programs

« All Programs

  • This program has passed.

Halloween Hoopla

Sat, Oct 31, 2020, 11:00am11:30am

Colorful cartoon illustration of small kids figures in costume, dancing around a giant pumpkin that says "Halloween Hoopla."
Sat, Oct 31, 2020
11:00am – 11:30am

San Francisco, CA
(415) 543-1718

Our 20th annual Halloween Hoopla goes online! This year’s free virtual program features interactive performances and fun for kids under 10 and their adults, and the return of the Yerba Buena Pumpkin Patch display.

Kids and their adults are invited to be part of the show through the #PumpkinPatchPageant and close out the event with the online Costume Parade, led by The Clown Prince of Fools: Unique Derique!

Join the fun at YBG Festival’s first ever virtual Halloween Hoopla! 

Register here!

Can’t register? Sign up for the waitlist and watch live on the YBG Festival Facebook page!

Watch recorded video on Facebook




Five Minute Pre-Show starts at 11AM (PDT)



Get in the Halloween spirit at home and create your own personalized pumpkin with coloring sheets from Children’s Creativity Museum! Share your colorful pumpkin with us on social media and see it appear during the pre-show #PumpkinPatchPageant! 

How to enter:

Step 1: Download and print the pumpkin coloring sheet

Step 2: Color in and decorate your own pumpkin

Step 3: Take a picture of your fabulous pumpkin and post it on Facebook or Instagram

Step 4: Hashtag #PumpkinPatchPageant and tag @ybgfestival to get spotlighted during the Halloween Hoopla Pre-Show! 

Printout for Pumpkin Coloring Sheet from Children's Creativity Museum

Post your drawings by Thursday, October 22, 2020 to be part of the Pre-show. You can also email your drawings to info@ybgfestival.org, with #PumpkinPatchPageant in the subject line. 

Click here to download and print your pumpkin!





Outline drawing of a computer screen with a group video chat on, one big blank square in the middle with three smaller squares on the right side. Each square has 1-2 people in monster or character costumes.


BONUS: Not sure what to wear? Test out your Halloween looks and draw in your own Halloween Zoom Party.

Download and print the Halloween Zoom Party!



Sponsored by:

Yerba Buena Community Benefit District

Explore more in these Festival series: