SF's Cherry Blossom Parade is Back
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SF's Cherry Blossom Parade is Back
The final day of the 2018 Cherry Blossom festival with a grand parade
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Sunday, April 22

2018 “Spey-O-Rama” Fly Casting Championship Finals | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, April 22 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free. Meals will be available for a nominal fee.
| Angler's Lodge & Casting Pools
2018

The Golden Gate Angling and Casting Club will be presenting the 14th Annual Spey-O-Rama, the World Championship of Spey Casting, April 21-22, 2018, from 8 am to 5 pm at the casting ponds located in Golden Gate Park. In addition to showcasing product exhibits and casting demonstrations, ...

2018 “Opening Day On The Bay” Boat Parade | SF
Sunday, April 22 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch.
| Marina Green
2018

The annual Opening Day on the Bay shows off over 100 historic workboats, fireboats, towboats, classic and contemporary craft.
For 2018 the parade will be joined by The Lady Washington Tall Ship and the Hawaiian Chieftan who will have a ceremonial battle sail before the opening of …

Earth Day Town Clean Up & Pizza Party | Sausalito
Sunday, April 22 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free. Volunteers can sign up for free slots.
| Bay Model Visitor Center
Earth Day Town Clean Up & Pizza Party | Sausalito

Join Sausalito Woman’s Club in helping make Sausalito shine. There will be various locations throughout town where you can get supplies to help clean.
Earth Day CLean Up & Pizza Party
Sunday, April 22, 2018 | 9 am to Noon
Bay Model Visitor Center, 2100 Bridgeway, Sausalito
FREE
View available slots …

2018 “Restore & Create” Earth Day Celebration | Stinson Beach
Sunday, April 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but Facebook RSVP is requested. Be sure to bring a picnic lunch.
| Stinson Beach
2018

The 14th Annual Earth Day Celebration at Stinson Beach combines care for the environment wth arts activities  for all ages. Participants can help with beach cleanup or creek restoration, and join with over a dozen collaborating artists engaging the public in sculpture-making with natural materials, making …

2018 Anime Costume Parade & Cherry Blossom Festival | SF
Sunday, April 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
2018 Anime Costume Parade & Cherry Blossom Festival | SF

Join this year, the Anime Costume Parade will be held on Sunday, April 22nd. This is the year of opportunity to dress up their favorite anime character and march through the streets of San Francisco in the Grand Parade.
2018 Anime Costume Parade & Cherry Blossom …

Spring It On: Succulent & Cacti Plant Sale | Final Day
Sunday, April 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ruth Bancroft Garden
Spring It On: Succulent & Cacti Plant Sale | Final Day

The Bay Area’s Best Selection of succulents, cacti, and drought-tolerant plants all on sale. The sale kicks off on Friday, April 13 and runs through Sunday, April 22 (except Monday when the Garden and Nursery are closed). Enjoy children’s activities and plant treasure hunts, daily ...

2018 Berkeley Earth Day
Sunday, April 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | David Brower Center
2018 Berkeley Earth Day

Berkeley Earth Day brings the Bay Area environmental community together to celebrate our vision for a sustainable future.
2018 Berkeley Earth Day
Sunday, April 22, 2018 | 10 am to 6 pm
David Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley
FREE
This event features dozens of vendors sharing their delicious sustainable foods, …

HBO’s ‘Westworld’ Takeover at AT&T Flagship Store | SF
Sunday, April 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | AT&T (Union Square)
HBO's 'Westworld' Takeover at AT&T Flagship Store | SF

Starting April 22, 2018, fans of HBO’s “Westworld” will find themselves in a brand “new world” at AT&T 1 Powell Street in SF. Completely transformed, so visitors can “live without limits” and discover “Westworld” IRL during the highly-anticipated season 2 premiering on April 22nd, the ...

Chipotle’s BOGO Burritos for Earth Day | 2018
Chipotle's BOGO Burritos for Earth Day | 2018

On Sunday, April 22, 2018, making small steps to reduce your environmental footprint will get you buy one, get one Chipotle Mexican Grill.
Just head into any Bay Area Chipotle between 10:45 a.m. and 10 p.m., show the cashier your reusable water bottle or tote bag, …

2018 Cherry Blossom Festival & Grand Parade | Civic Center
Sunday, April 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2018 Cherry Blossom Festival & Grand Parade | Civic Center

The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, said to be the second largest festival outside of Washington, D.C., celebrates the blooming of cherry blossoms at one of three remaining Japantowns in the United States. All are welcome to join in the festivities as San Francisco’s Japantown celebrates Japanese ...

2018 Shipyard Artsts Spring Open Studios: Sunday | Hunters Point
Sunday, April 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Hunters Point Shipyard
2018 Shipyard Artsts Spring Open Studios: Sunday | Hunters Point

Explore over 100 working studios featuring San Francisco’s top artists on Saturday and Sunday, April 21-22, 2018. Spring Open Studios has been part of SF’s cultural calendar for over 26 years. There are seasoned artists to be visited and emerging artists to be discovered at ...

13th Annual Sustainable Lafayette Earth Day | East Bay
Sunday, April 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Lafayette Library
13th Annual Sustainable Lafayette Earth Day | East Bay

You’re invited to explore this year’s Earth Day Festival and discover opportunities to make better, more environmentally-friendly decisions.

On Sunday, April 22nd, Lafayette will hold our annual Earth Day Festival. There will be a gathering from 11 am – 2 pm on Golden Gate avenue, behind the …

Alfred Hitchcock’s San Francisco | A Walking Tour
Sunday, April 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Huntington Park
Alfred Hitchcock's San Francisco | A Walking Tour

The Master of Suspense loved San Francisco and used its beauty, elegance and mystery to great effect in several films. From Nob Hill to Union Square, you’ll see some of the hotels, clubs, retail stores and other locations featured in Vertigo and other Hitchcock classics.
During …

Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, April 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid's Sunday Food Truck Party | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2018. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...

“Slice Slice Baby” Throwback ’90s Pizza Fest | SoMa
Sunday, April 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: $5*
*$5 general admission. Food & drink for purchase.
| SoMa StrEat Food Park

Pizza is the perfect shareable feast and any way you slice it, there’s pizza for everyone. On April 22nd, satiate your pizza cravings at SoMa StrEat Food Park’s Slice Slice Baby SF Pizza Fest.
Chicago, New York, and Neopolitan. Thin crust, hand-tossed, gluten-free, veggie, and extra …

Mt. Tam Earth Day Weekend Hike: Sketching, Drawing & Writing | Mill Valley
Sunday, April 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Pantoll Campground
Mt. Tam Earth Day Weekend Hike: Sketching, Drawing & Writing | Mill Valley

Since the early days of travel to Mt. Tam, the area has inspired artists. It is a wellspring of creative and spiritual renewal. This session will introduce them to the communities of artists and visionaries who have drawn inspiration from its slopes, and whose work …

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Sunday, April 22 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square

Join us at CUESA’s Jack London Square Farmers Market in Oakland for a market tasting featuring the seasonal bounty of the Jack London Square Farmers Market. We will be making some delicious salads with the produce available at the market, and we’ll share samples and …

17th Annual Earth Day & Wildlife Festival | Orinda
Sunday, April 22 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but bring money for food and beverage purchase.
| Historic Wagner Ranch Nature Area
17th Annual Earth Day & Wildlife Festival | Orinda

Come enjoy the beautiful historic ranch and 18-acre nature preserve, rarely open to the public. Join the family-friendly, a variety of activities for all ages, especially kids. Featuring wildlife fun at the pond (red-legged frogs and the resident western pond turtles).
17th Annual Earth Day & …

Earth Day 2018: Bicycle Powered Live Music & Free Henna Tattoos | Ghirardelli Square
Sunday, April 22 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ghirardelli Square
Earth Day 2018: Bicycle Powered Live Music & Free Henna Tattoos | Ghirardelli Square

Come celebrate Earth Day at Ghirardelli Square in partnership with Rock the Bike and Soul Graffiti Productions on Sunday, April 22 from noon to 4 pm in the West Plaza.
The whole family can enjoy free activities such as bicycle powered live music by the Justin …

The Good Death: Storytelling & Art Show (Finale) | SoMa
Sunday, April 22 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE w/ RSVP
| Sketchpad Gallery
The Good Death: Storytelling & Art Show (Finale) | SoMa

Join  a very special Sketchpad group art show, “The Good Death.” This is in collaboration with “Reimagine End of Life,” A citywide exploration of death and celebration of life, through creativity and conversation. The Good Death: Storytelling & Art Show April 19-22 2018 | noon-6 ...

Golden Gate Park Band: 2018 Season Opening Day | Free Sunday Concert in the Park
Sunday, April 22 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free. Donations are appreciated.
| Spreckels Temple of Music
Golden Gate Park Band: 2018 Season Opening Day | Free Sunday Concert in the Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the new direction of Robert Calonico, presents the 136th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years. The weekly concerts take place most ...

Dolores Park Earth Day 2018: “Love Dolores Celebration” | SF
Sunday, April 22 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
Dolores Park Earth Day 2018:

Join in at Dolores Park for the Love Dolores Celebration on Earth Day weekend. Dolores Parks Works and The Dolores Park Ambassadors have partnered up with Rec and Park and the Love Dolores folks for three days of service in the park. Thursday, they will kickoff with the now ...

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, April 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...

City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio
Sunday, April 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
| Presidio Parade Grounds
City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...

“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, April 22 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room

For 04/22/2018, Return of the Cypher will be welcoming the final stop of Watzreal and Def-I’s Good Vibes Only Tour. Watzreal is an artist who got his start within the R.O.T.C. community, and we are more than proud to witness him develop into a touring …

Monday, April 23

Rising Tides, Rising Voices: Panel Discussion On Climate Justice | Berkeley
Monday, April 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Get a FREE ticket to reserve your seat
| Anna Head Alumnae Hall
Rising Tides, Rising Voices: Panel Discussion On Climate Justice | Berkeley

Both environmental degradation and environmental benefits are unevenly distributed along racial and economic lines. This intersection of environmental and social justice is something that they must put at the forefront of our environmental movement.
Join in for this panel discussing these intersections, their impacts, and what …

“Pint Sized Plays” SF’s Beer Theater Festival | PianoFight
Monday, April 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but donations suggested
| PianoFight

Pint Sized Plays, Pick you Poison, is made up of short, mostly comedic plays set in a bar, and written by Bay Area playwrights. The only rule is that each play can’t run longer than it takes one of its character to finish a beer. ...

Tuesday, April 24

Free Organic Veggie Community Dinner | SF
Tuesday, April 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested. Donations are welcome.
| St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church
Free Organic Veggie Community Dinner | SF

Do you love fresh, organic, homemade food? Please come out and celebrate with other veggie lovers and enjoy some great food with amazing company. All are welcome to a free community-created dinner gleaned from the USF Garden and neighborhood farmers’ markets, and prepared by students ...

Argonaut Saloon Night & Cocktail Pop-Up | SF
Argonaut Saloon Night & Cocktail Pop-Up | SF

Join the Argonaut Saloon Night at The Sea Star bar for one night and travel back to a time when brandy flowed freely, and the San Francisco ports were flooded with merchants and miners looking to strike gold.
Argonaut Saloon Night & Cocktail Pop-Up
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 …

“Messengers” Movie Night, Beer & Discussion | Hayes Valley
Tuesday, April 24 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Peak Design Flagship Store

Join Seattle photographer, filmmaker, and director Greg Balkin (@gregbalkin) and olympic runner Magda Boulet (@runboulet) for an intimate screening of “Messengers” – A Running Story of Bears Ears and Escalante, followed by a Q&A discussion. Beers will be on the house for those 21 and …