Friday, August 29 $23 Private Car Rides to SFO for Labor Day Weekend | Summon
Summon is a rideshare company similar to Uber and Lyft except for one fact; you can actually book your rides in advance.
Called “Summon Ahead,” this brand new feature just released allows you to book a car anywhere from 12 hours in advance up to 7 …
“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Over 30 food trucks and street food carts in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party. And it’s California’s largest weekly street food market. Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-11 pm ...
Free World Groove Jazz Concert & Art Reception | de Young
The de Young presents fresh music sounds of the Broken Shadows Family Band, led by Darren Johnston.
6:00 pm | Closing Reception: “Traced Memories”, by Artist-in-Residence Adela Akers | Kimball Education Gallery
Celebrate the residency of August Artist-in-Residence Adela Akers and her installment Traced Memories. Light refreshments served.
6:00 pm …
Outdoor Yoga Class Under Cupid’s Span | Embarcadero
Welcome the weekend with a huge, free yoga class organized by YogaBuddy, happening under Cupid’s Span (the giant Bow & Arrow) at 300 Embarcadero at 5 pm on Friday, August 29, 2014.
Free Huge Outdoor Yoga Class
Friday, August 29, 2014 | 5 to 7:00 pm
Cupid’s Span …
Summer Nights Bike Party & Night Ride | Mission Dist.
Celebrated the “SF Summer” in the Mission with an evening of tips and workshops for Bay Area local biking adventures. Bring your freshest sweater and a set of lights for a lovely night bike ride along the Bay which follows the event at 8:15 pm.
Movie in the Park: “Turbo” | Oakland
Friday August 29 – Turbo (PG 96 minutes)
Turbo is a 2013 American 3D computer-animated comedy sports film. A freak accident might just help an everyday garden snail achieve his biggest dream: winning the Indy 500.
2014 Millbrae Art & Wine Festival: Live Music & 250+ Artists | Saturday
The Bay Area’s biggest Labor Day weekend event, the 44th annual Millbrae Art & Wine Festival transforms downtown Millbrae into the “Big Easy.” 2014 Millbrae Art & Wine Festival August 30-31, 2014 | 10 am to 5 pm Downtown Millbrae FREE This free Mardi Gras-style celebration features two days ...
Doggie Bar Crawl & Hula Hooping | Treasure Island Flea
The Treasure Island Flea: Celebrates the ‘Dog Days of Summer’ and Back to School on August 30-31, 2014.
Doggie Bar Crawl
The TI Flea will host nearly a dozen fun and and different vendors selling an array of pet products. From doggie bow ties and shoes, …
1st Annual “Savor Filipino” Food & Music Festival | SF
Fancy some lumpia or adobo? Top chefs from across the country will travel to San Francisco for the inaugural Savor Filipino food and music festival from 10 am to 6 pm on August 30, 2014.
The idea is to taste, cook, learn, sip and watch chefs and authors, sustainable …
Win Tix: 1st Annual Electronic Sriracha Festival | San Jose
The 1st Annual Electronic Sriracha Festival celebrates the iconic hot sauce featuring 35+ food trucks and tents paired with 24 DJs spinning EDM.
Expect two city blocks, three stages of electronic music, four bars and 120 sriracha-infused dishes.
Stranger Birthday Bash: Music, Potluck & Gift Making | Dolores Park
Birthdays are an arbitrary reason to celebrate the fact that we exist, but it’s always about one person, so Tea With Strangers is changing that. Birthdays With Strangers is a fun experiment to bring the community together in celebration of each other.
Free, but an RSVP is requested to …
SF Mime Troupe: Outdoor Political Satire | Golden Gate Park
The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 55th season with more free, lively satire performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2014 production “Ripple Effect.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2014 Free political theater & music in parks all over the Bay ...
Free Shakespeare in the Park 2014: The Taming of the Shrew | SF
For the 32nd season of Shakespeare in the Park, SF Shakes will present The Taming of the Shrew, a feast of wit, outrageous clowning, and crazy plot twists in Renaissance-era Padua, Italy, as Kate and Petruchio meet, fight (a lot), and eventually negotiate their way through a “subversive and ...
Philly’s Strand of Oaks Rock Concert | Amoeba SF
Strand of Oaks, the rock project of Philadelphia-based songwriter and producer Timothy Showalter, plays live at Amoeba SF. Their latest album HEAL is out now on Dead Oceans (available on LP & CD).
“Queen of the Amazons”: Theatre in the Park | Berkeley
Actors Ensemble and Inferno Theatre present “Penthesilea – Queen of the Amazons,” adapted and directed by Giulio Perrone from the classic play by Kleist, presented free in Berkeley’s John Hinkel Park Amphitheatre. Bring a picnic to this beautiful little park in the Berkeley hills. Penthesilea leads ...
Dueling Piano Party & Free Wine Night | SF
Join up for two back-to-back evenings (August 30-31, 2014) of interactive fun and entertainment when Dueling Pianos invades EvenKeel Lounge at Pier 2620 Hotel. As an exclusive perk, Funcheapers receive one complimentary glass of wine either day. Just mention this offer to the bartender to ...
“The Big Bang” Astronomy Lecture & Star Party | Mt. Tam
For August 30th, the lecture features Dr. Lloyd Knox of UC Davis, with the topic “The Big Bang in Context.”
Follow the history of the “big bang” picture of our origins of the universe, clarified by observational successes. What remaining questions drive scientists toward deeper exploration?
Sunday, August 31 2014 Begonia Festival: Nautical Parade, Chalk Art & Concert | Capitola
Begonia Festival Schedule | Sunday, August 31, 2014
8 am: Horseshoes on the Sand: Doubles tournament at Capitola Beach in front of Zelda’s Restaurant. Teams will be chosen by drawing names from a hat. Participants must pre-register.
Float Construction Viewing
Take another stroll along the banks of Soquel Creek …
2014 Brazilian Day Street Party | Berkeley
Come to Casa de Cultura in Berkeley for a day-long party and ritual celebrating Brazilian Independence Day with an annual lavagem (blessing) and procession for world peace, live Brazilian music and DJs, dancing, food, drinks, and lots of folks dressed in white from 9 am to 7 …
33rd Annual Sand Sculpture Contest | Point Reyes
Build your sandy masterpiece at the Point Reyes National Seashore’s 33rd Annual Sand Sculpture Contest at Drakes Beach from 9 am to 3:30 pm on Sunday, August 31, 2014.
The event is free for both participants and spectators and prizes will be awarded for all age categories. Registration …