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Pulling strings to celebrate Halloween: Oakland’s beloved ‘Driveway Follies’ puppet show is back

Halloween entertainment comes in many forms — be it a haunted house, a scary movie, a costume party or 5K. And in the Glenview neighborhood of Oakland, it’s available in the form of a vaudeville-style marionette puppet show. Local Halloween favorite “Driveway Follies” — on hiatus last year (along with everything else) because of the pandemic — returns on Saturday and Sunday to its typical outdoor location: a driveway stage on Greenwood Avenue.