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Memorial Day: Your 3-Day Weekend Guide
Surf contests, yo-yo battles, Carnaval parades, BBQs, free concerts, and more

Saturday, May 26

Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest | 2018
Saturday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch from the shore
| Steamer Lane (Santa Cruz)
Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest | 2018

Come watch the Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest, the longest-running longboard surf contest on the West Coast. Nearly 200 contestants take part, so come cheer on local surfers as they compete against some of the best longboarders on the famous Steamer Lane and Cowells over Memorial ...

RSVPs Open for June: Free Redwood State Park Days | Second Saturdays
Saturday, May 26 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free with the promotional pass. Passes can be downloaded at FreeRedwoodsDays.org
| California Redwood State Parks
RSVPs Open for June: Free Redwood State Park Days | Second Saturdays

To celebrate 100 years of saving California’s iconic redwood forest, Save the Redwoods League and California State Parks are offering more than 16,000 free vehicle day-use passes to more than 40 redwood state parks on the second Saturday of each month in 2018. The passes cover ...

2018 Bay Area Classic Yo-Yo Contest | Oakland
Saturday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
2018 Bay Area Classic Yo-Yo Contest | Oakland

Join the annual Bay Area Classic Yo-Yo Contest in Jack London Square to enjoy the sun, learn to yo-yo, and be witness to some of the world’s best yo-yo players as they compete in the yo-yo championship. Over 100 of the top yo-yo competitors will gather to test ...

San Francisco Carnaval 2018 | Mission
Saturday, May 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted
| Harrison Street
San Francisco Carnaval 2018 | Mission

The 2018 San Francisco Carnaval Festival transforms Harrison Street into a wonderland. Come celebrate at the 40th annual Carnaval San Francisco, a free 2–day family festival in San Francisco’s Mission District over Memorial Day weekend. On May 26th and 27th, the Mission District will transform into an ...

Hello Kitty Truck Comes Back to Pleasanton | Stoneridge Shopping Center
Saturday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Stoneridge Shopping Center
Hello Kitty Truck Comes Back to Pleasanton | Stoneridge Shopping Center

The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck is returning to Stoneridge Shopping Center on Saturday, May 26. Come say hello near Cheesecake Factory between 10 am-8 pm, and pick up some supercute treats & merch, while supplies last.

TreasureFest 7th Birthday Bash | SF
Saturday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: $5 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
TreasureFest 7th Birthday Bash | SF

Join TreasureFest on their 7th Birthday Bash. Free birthday cake at 1pm each day, the first 2,000 each day get a free TreasureFest tote (arrive early), happy hour 2-for-1 drinks at the bar from 10am to 11am, plus live music, 35+ food stations, 400+ vendors …

Win Tix: TreasureFest 7th Birthday Bash: VIP Package | May 26-27
Saturday, May 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: WIN*
*Win a 4 pack entry + 4 drinks at the bar + $60 shopping credits good at most vendors.
| Treasure Island Flea (East Location)

We’ve got a special prize package for you to help celebrate TreasureFest’s 7th Birthday Party. One lucky winner will win a VIP package with entry for four, four drink tickets + a $60 shopping credit good for just about any vendor (you’ll have about 400 …

2018 Family Fun Festival: B-Boy Competition & Petting Zoo | Berkeley
Saturday, May 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | MLK Jr. Civic Center Park (Berkeley)
2018 Family Fun Festival: B-Boy Competition & Petting Zoo | Berkeley

The Ecology Center Farmers’ Markets’ annual Family Fun Festival is “a whole day of free fun for the whole family” featuring games, contests, performances, and hands-on activities for all ages.
2018 Family Fun Festival
Saturday, May 26, 2018 | 10 am to 3 pm
Berkeley Farmers Market, MLK Jr …

Point Reyes Open Studios: Memorial Day Weekend | North Bay
Saturday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Point Reyes
Point Reyes Open Studios: Memorial Day Weekend | North Bay

The epic and oh so very relaxed coastal beauty of Point Reyes—located 35 miles north of San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge—reveals yet another dimension to be appreciated when the ceramicists, photographers, sculptors, painters, printmakers, and other local artists who live and work there ...

2018 Burger & Brew Fest | Fremont
2018 Burger & Brew Fest | Fremont

Celebrating the vibrant craft brew scene in Northern California, the Fourth Annual Fremont Burger & Brew Fest returns to Downtown Fremont on Saturday, May 26, 2018 from 11 am to 5:00 pm.
The day-long festival will feature sampling from Bay Area craft breweries, mouthwatering burgers and …

SF’s Huge Lowrider Car Show & Free Carnaval Concert | Mission
Saturday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome
| John O'Connell High School
SF's Huge Lowrider Car Show & Free Carnaval Concert | Mission

Join San Francisco LowRider Council for the 40th Anniversary Carnaval San Francisco on Saturday, May 26, 2018.
There will be a car show and concert featuring Malo, Tierra, and El Chicano at the 20th & Harrison Street. On Sunday, there will be a big lowrider contingent …

“Ritch St. Block Party” Street Festival & Summer Jam | SF
Saturday, May 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP on Eventbrite to enter raffle
| Victory Hall & Parlor
"Ritch St. Block Party" Street Festival & Summer Jam | SF

Get ready for a brand new good ol’ fashioned block party and festival in SoMa featuring a bunch of local businesses (District, 25 Lusk, Cento, Local Tap, Steep and more) teaming up to create a Summer Jam in the city.
They are creating an outdoor beer garden …

Peet’s Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF
Peet's Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF

Like wine, there are so many varieties of coffee that tasting them all can be somewhat overwhelming. Guided Tastings allow you to experience the flavor characteristics of a particular coffee and compare it to another coffee from the same or different growing region or processing ...

Win Tix: 4th Annual Fremont “Burger & Brew” Fest | East Bay
Saturday, May 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: WIN | Downtown Fremont

Do you have a hankering for some great food and tasty suds? Then hang up the diet for one day and swing by 2018 Fremont Burger & Brew Fest. They will be featuring Bay Area brews, burgers, sliders, and gourmet snack, vendors. Plus local art …

UEFA Champions League Final: 10 Big Screen TVs & Bottomless Drinks | SoMa
Saturday, May 26 – 11:45 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free with an RSVP on Facebook. Bottomless Sangria is $20
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
UEFA Champions League Final: 10 Big Screen TVs & Bottomless Drinks | SoMa

Join SoMa StrEat Food Park this Saturday, May 26th, for the Champions League Final Match Watch Party.
This year, it’s Real Madrid vs. Liverpool Catch every second of the action on huge TVs with game-day food trucks and bottomless sangria and Spanish Beer from the bar.
Champions League …

2018 Taco Festival: Lucha Libre Wrestling & Unlimited Craft Beer | San Jose
Saturday, May 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 admission. Free for children ages 3-11 in advance, otherwise $5 at the gate.
| History Park San Jose in Kelley Park
2018 Taco Festival: Lucha Libre Wrestling & Unlimited Craft Beer | San Jose

Celebrate tacos at the San Jose Taco Festival of Innovation – a feast day filled with tastings, art, music, Lucha Libre, and a curated selection of over 25 food trucks from all over the Bay Area serving their best rendition of a taco all day. Taco ...

Gravity-Defying Vertical Dance “Bandaloop” Free Open Rehearsals | Final Day
Saturday, May 26 – 12:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center
Gravity-Defying Vertical Dance "Bandaloop" Free Open Rehearsals | Final Day

A pioneer of vertical dance Bandaloop honors nature, community, and the human spirit through perspective-bending dance. Gravity-Defying Vertical Dance “Bandaloop” Free Open Rehearsals May 22 to 26, 2018 | 12:45 to 4:45 pm Henry J Kaiser Civic Center, 10 10th St, Oakland FREE A pioneer in ...

“Live in the Castro” Free Outdoor Concert: Alpha Rhythm Kings | SF
Saturday, May 26 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
"Live in the Castro" Free Outdoor Concert: Alpha Rhythm Kings | SF

Rob Dehlinger is a composer, performer, and recording artist leads this swingin’ group of top musicians with his blazing trumpet and entertaining vocal stylings. Specializing in swing, vintage lounge, boogie-woogie, and jump blues, the Alpha Rhythm Kings bring an energetic, jazzy vibe which is 100% …

Tom Rigney & Flambeau: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Saturday, May 26 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Tom Rigney & Flambeau: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF

The incendiary violinist/composer Tom Rigney joins forces with some of the finest musicians on the San Francisco roots music scene in Tom Rigney & Flambeau, a band known for turning unassuming gigs into ecstatic celebrations. Featuring pianist Caroline Dahl, bassist Steve Parks, drummer Brent Rampone, …

“Bay Area Black Business Day” Business Expo | Oakland
Saturday, May 26 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
"Bay Area Black Business Day" Business Expo | Oakland

Bay Area Black Business Day is a marquee event, attracting over 50 Entrepreneurs and 1,000’s of residents to Support Black Owned Businesses.
“Bay Area Black Business Day” Business Expo
Saturday, May 26, 2018 | 1 pm to 6 pm
Jack London Square, Broadway and Embarcadero, Oakland
FREE
This year’s event will …

Dolores Park History Day | 2018
Saturday, May 26 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
Dolores Park History Day | 2018

The “Love Dolores” initiative of the city’s Rec & Park Department and the Dolores Park Ambassadors are organizing a San Francisco History Day. Come learn about the park’s original inhabitants, the Ohlone people; hear stories about 1906 and the Golden Fire Hydrant.
Dolores Park History Day
Saturday, May …

Awesöme Orchestra Free Outdoor Concert | Civic Center
Saturday, May 26 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required; donations are welcome.
| San Francisco Main Public Library
Awesöme Orchestra Free Outdoor Concert | Civic Center

Who’s ready for the Gustav takeover this Saturday? Join in for Session 57 at San Francisco’s Public Library Main Branch this Saturday, May 26th from 2-5pm.
They’ll be playing in the side courtyard outside the Fulton St. entrance so bring your sunglasses and don’t forget to …

Biketopia Music Festival: Pedal-Powered Concert & Cocktails | Oakland
Saturday, May 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations & contribution for the music and drinks would be highly encouraged
| PLACE of Sustainability
Biketopia Music Festival: Pedal-Powered Concert & Cocktails | Oakland

Bike on over to Oakland on May 26th to send the Biketopia Music collective off into the wild unknown of their 2nd bicycle music tour. Bring you merriment, well wishes and cash for all the goodies in store
They will be serving up a delicious dinner, …

Huge Warriors vs. Rockets Game 6 Watch Party: $4 Beers + DJs | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Saturday, May 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Huge Warriors vs. Rockets Game 6 Watch Party: $4 Beers + DJs | SoMa StrEat Food Park

The Warriors face off against the Rockets in the Western Conference Finals. Will the Warriors go all the way or will the sun finally set on the Golden State?
NBA Playoffs Watch Parties: Rockets vs. Warriors
Game 6 – Saturday, May 26, 2018 | 6pm
SoMa StrEat Food …

Warriors vs. Rockets Game 6 on 50-Foot Screen | Emporium SF
Saturday, May 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free entry. Bring Your Own Food. Drinks for purchase
| Emporium SF
Warriors vs. Rockets Game 6 on 50-Foot Screen | Emporium SF

Catch every game on Emporium’s 50-foot movie screen with sound. Bring your own food (Little Star, anyone?) and buy a drink at the bar for one of the best (and biggest) views in SF for the playoffs. Warriors vs. Rockets at Emporium SF Game 1 ...

Win Tix: Hubba Hubba Revue’s Uptown Cabaret | The Uptown Nightclub
Saturday, May 26 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Uptown Nightclub

Burlesque, live music, and more. Hubba Hubba Revue heats up your Saturday night with tantalizing striptease, snazzy cocktails, and the highly-processed country sounds of musical guests, Velvetta.
> Get Tickets – $12
Come see burlesque and more by: Foxy Tann (Minneapolis, MN), Ava Lanche, Violet Streak, Troupe performances by …

Free Snoop Dogg Live DJ Party | SF
Saturday, May 26 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required
| The Grand Nightclub
Free Snoop Dogg Live DJ Party | SF

Catch Snoop Dog aka DJ Snoopadelic for free at The Grand Nightclub.
Enjoy your favorite Snoop Dog hits (I know, there’s so many) with special guest Nef the Pharaoh.
Snoop Dog Live
Saturday, May 26, 2018 | 9:30 pm – 2 am
The Grand Nightclub, 520 4th Street, San Francisco
FREE …

Sunday, May 27

Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest | 2018
Sunday, May 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch from the shore
| Steamer Lane (Santa Cruz)
Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest | 2018

Come watch the Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest, the longest-running longboard surf contest on the West Coast. Nearly 200 contestants take part, so come cheer on local surfers as they compete against some of the best longboarders on the famous Steamer Lane and Cowells over Memorial ...

Win Tix: Yoga x Mimosas: Rejuvenate & Energize | Spark Social SF
Sunday, May 27 – 9:00 am | Cost: WIN*
*$10 Yoga | $25 Yoga x Mimosas
| SPARK Social SF

Spring is in the air and we’re reaching for the sun with our friends at CorePower Yoga. On May 27th, we’re giving you that yoga glow and bottomless flow.
> Get Tickets – $10 Yoga Only / $25 Yoga x Mimosas
This class is for everyone. Whether you’re …

San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2018
Sunday, May 27 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | 24th & Bryant
San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2018

On May 27th, 2018 at 9:30 am, the 2018 San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade kicks–off at the corner of 24th and Bryant Streets.
The theme, Roots of Carnaval / Raíces del Carnaval, refers to atree’s branches, leaves, and fruit give it beauty, but its strength lies …