The Zombies are playing their seminal 1968 album "Odessey & Oracle" in concert at the Fillmore. (Courtesy photo)

Oct. 27-28: Zombies, Hundred Days and Fund Our Plays, Nato Green, Best of Bernal

TUESDAY, OCT. 27

The Zombies: The British psychedelic pop legends perform new songs and their seminal 1968 album “Odessey & Oracle” in its entirety. [8 p.m., Fillmore, 1805 Geary Blvd., S.F.]

Hundred Days and Fund Our Plays: The release party for The Bengsons’ album “Hundred Days” (featuring tunes from their indie folk opera of the same name) benefits arts presenter Z Space. [7:30 p.m., Z Space, 450 Florida St., S.F.]

S.F. history talk: Historian Lorri Ungaretti speaks about the colorful people she wrote about in her book “Legendary Locals of San Francisco’s Richmond, Sunset, and Golden Gate Park.” [7 p.m., St. Philip’s Catholic Church, 725 Diamond St., S.F.]

Nato Green & Friends: The standup comic is joined by Kate Willett, Matt Lieb, Kelly Anneken, Josef Anolin, Natasha Muse, Dash Kwiatkowski and Shanti Charan in a show being taped by KALW 91.7 FM. [8 p.m., Doc’s Lab, 124 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

Jeff Gillenkirk, James Motlow: The authors of “Bitter Melon: Inside America’s Last Rural Chinese Town” (about Locke, a town in the California Delta settled by immigrants from the Zhongshan area of southern China in the early 1900s) talk about their research. [7 p.m., Chinese Historical Society of America. 965 Clay St., S.F.]

Haunted Hornet: Wargaming, an online game and publisher, joins Halloween festivities on the USS Hornet, in a night of spooky tricks & treats, both in-game in World of Warships and on the deck of this historic vessel. [5 to 10 p.m, USS Hornet Museum, 707 W. Hornet Ave., Pier 3, Alameda]

Best of Bernal: The encore presentation includes award-winning films of the 2015 Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema season: “All Things Considered” by Amir Jaffer, “Touching the Untouchable” by Chihiro Wimbush and Meena Srinivasan and “I Hate the Color Red” by Jazmin Jamias. [7 p.m., Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts, 2868 Mission St., S.F.]

Jes Baker: “The Militant Baker” blogger, activist, advocate, model and editor talks about “No One Will Tell Fat Girls: A Handbook for Unapologetic Living.” [7:30 p.m,, Booksmith, 1644 Haight St., S.F.]

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 28

Chris Bertish: The South African big wave surfer and filmmaker appears at a screening of “Ocean Driven,” which describes his journey to becoming one of the world’s most respected big wave riders; the event benefits ocean conservation. [7 p.m., California Academy of Sciences, 55 Music Concourse Drive, Golden Gate Park, S.F.]

Italian Cultural Institute opening: The organization opens its new location with a $25-per-ticket reception featuring performances by Merola Opera Program artists and an exhibition by poet, painter, publisher and living cultural treasure Lawrence Ferlinghetti, [6 p.m., Opera Plaza, Suite F, 601 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

Kids Club Mad Science Halloween Spooktacular: The interactive seasonal show includes dazzling demonstrations using bubbling potions and dry ice. [4 p.m., Shops at Tanforan Kid’s Club, near Old Navy, 1150 El Camino Real, San Bruno]

Alela Diane and Ryan Francesconi: The folky Portland based duo of singer-songwriter Diane and guitarist Francesconi play a record release show for the album “Cold Moon”; moody singer-songwrter Heather Woods Broderick opens. [9 p.m., Chapel, 777 Valencia St., S.F.]

TJ Stiles: The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer launches “Custer’s Trials,” his new book about Gen. George Armstrong Custer that challenges long-held views on the commander’s life and legacy. [7:30 p.m., Booksmith, 1644 Haight St., S.F.]

Sharon McNight: The cabaret performer resurrects a music and comic legend in her critically acclaimed one-woman show, “Sophie Tucker’s Farewell Tour.” [7 p.m,, Feinstein’s at the Nikko, 222 Mason St., S.F.]

Elizabeth George: The writer appears at a $60-per-person literary luncheon to promote “A Banquet of Consequences,” the latest installment in her No. 1 New York Times’ bestselling Inspector Lynley series. [Noon, Book Passage, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera]

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