Fun & Games
"Bring Your Own Big Wheel" Race
Dangerously fun annual race down one of SF's steepest hills
420 Day
Fairs & Festivals
420 Day
"Weed the people" celebrate 420 in Golden Gate Park on Sunday
2014 Cherry Blossom Festival & Parade
Fairs & Festivals
2014 Cherry Blossom Festival & Parade
SF hosts the 2nd largest cherry blossom festival in the country

Sunday, April 20

2014 Sunrise Easter Service on Top of a Mountain | SF
Sunday, April 20 – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE | Mount Davidson Summit Cross
2014 Sunrise Easter Service on Top of a Mountain | SF

San Francisco’s grandest Easter morning tradition gets under way at 6:30 am on Sunday, April 20, 2014 at the annual Sunrise Service at Mount Davidson Cross. This year’s citywide celebration atop the city’s highest peak marks the 92nd anniversary of the event.
Civic leaders taking part in …

2014 Sisters’ Easter Celebration w/ Hunky Jesus Contest | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, April 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*In case of bad weather, visit thesisters.org for location updates
| Hellman Hollow
2014 Sisters' Easter Celebration w/ Hunky Jesus Contest | Golden Gate Park

The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, the kabuki-inspired cross-dressing nuns-of-fun, host their 35th Easter Sunday in the Park on April 20, 2014 at Hellman Hollow in Golden Gate Park.
There’s a family-friendly Children’s Easter celebration at 10 am, but the real fun follows after the kids head …

2014 Union Street Easter Parade & Festival | SF
Sunday, April 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Union Street (Gough to Fillmore)
2014 Union Street Easter Parade & Festival | SF

San Francisco’s annual Spring Celebration & Easter Parade is not your average street fair or formal parade. It is best described as wonderful, wacky, elegant and fabulous, with everything from roller-blading cows and creative self-propelled mini-floats to garden areas, sophisticated fashions and beautiful classic and art cars.
Union Street’s …

2014 SF Library Spring Book Sale: $1 Day | Fort Mason
Sunday, April 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Center
2014 SF Library Spring Book Sale: $1 Day | Fort Mason

Held at Fort Mason Center’s Festival Pavilion, the San Francisco Public Library’s Spring Book Sale will feature over 250,000 books, DVDs, CDs, books on tape, vinyl and other forms of media in over 70 categories. SFPL 2014 Spring Book Sale April 16-20, 2014 | 10 ...

Food Truck Easter Brunch Bash: Egg Painting & Bottomless Mimosas | SoMa
Sunday, April 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Food Truck Easter Brunch Bash: Egg Painting & Bottomless Mimosas | SoMa

SoMa StrEat Food Park and FuncheapSF are having a special Easter Sunday Brunch starting at 10 am on Sunday, April 20, 2014.
Over 10 delicious food trucks will be serving egg-cellent brunch specials. There will be tons of fun events for kids including an Easter egg …

Mike’s Bikes Demo Days 2014: Free Mountain Bike Rides | Oakland
Sunday, April 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free bike test rides, but you'll have to sign a waiver online, or at the event.
| Joaquin Miller Park
Mike's Bikes Demo Days 2014: Free Mountain Bike Rides | Oakland

Mike’s Bikes is giving you the chance for a good, hard and free test ride on flagship bicycles from Specialized and Santa Cruz — right on your hometown trails. 2014 Demo Days Fairfield Saturday April 19, 2014 | 10 am to 4 pm Map: Rockville Hills ...

Free National Parks Weekend | Yosemite and Muir Woods
Free National Parks Weekend | Yosemite and Muir Woods

Sometimes you’ve just got get away from the hustle and bustle of the city to enjoy the serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entrance to all national parks including Muir Woods and Yosemite Park. Yosemite park waves their usual $20 per car ...

15 Free San Francisco Walking Tours | Easter Sunday 2014
Sunday, April 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
15 Free San Francisco Walking Tours | Easter Sunday 2014

Take some time on Easter Sunday to learn something new about the city you love on a guided walk around San Francisco on Sunday, April 20, 2014.
2014 Easter Sunday Walking Tours

10 am - Cow Hollow
11 am - Castro: Tales Of The Village
11 am - Mission Dolores Neighborhood
11 am …

2014 Cherry Blossom Festival & Grand Parade | Civic Center
Sunday, April 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2014 Cherry Blossom Festival & Grand Parade | Civic Center

The 2014 Cherry Blossom Festival Grand Parade begins at the Civic Center at 1 pm on Sunday, April 20, 2014, proceeding up Polk to Post Street, and ending in Japantown at Post and Fillmore streets.
A number of performers from Japan will be present, as well as …

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, April 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio every Sunday through the fall starting on April 6, 2014 (11 am to 4 pm) at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect live music, free games and stands from San Francisco restaurants, food trucks, local ...

Ghirardelli Square Easter Egg Hunt & Free Ice Cream Sundaes | SF
Ghirardelli Square Easter Egg Hunt & Free Ice Cream Sundaes | SF

Ghriardelli Square hosts a free Easter Festival for 2014 with tons of activities for kids along with free ice cream sundaes for families who participate in the easter egg hunt.
Also expect free photos with the Easter bunny, glitter tattoos and balloon artists.
Ghirardelli Square Easter Festival
Sunday, …

“Bring Your Own Big Wheel” Race 2014 | Potrero Hill
Sunday, April 20 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch, but $5 to $10 donations requested to race
| 20th and Vermont

Yes, officially announced for 2014!
Watch dozens of contestants at Bring Your Own Big Wheel 2014 (BYOBW) risk humiliation and serious injury racing their big wheels (those giant plastic tricycles from when we were kids – no rubber wheels allowed) down the crazy curvy Vermont …

Sisters’ “Easter In The Park” Block Party | Castro
Sunday, April 20 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but $5 donation is suggested.
| Cafe Flore
Sisters'

After the Sisters’ Easter in the Park, come down to the Cafe Flore for the official after-party and their outdoor patio relaunch party with DJs Bugie and Strano from 4-7 pm on Sunday, April 20, 2014.
Noe Street will be blocked off between Market and Beaver …

Moonalice’s Annual $4.20 Music Party & Easter Egg Hunt | Slim’s
Sunday, April 20 – 4:20 pm | Cost: $4.20 | Slim's
Moonalice's Annual $4.20 Music Party & Easter Egg Hunt | Slim's

Moonalice, the legendary psychedelic roots-rock band celebrates the highest of high holidays – 4/20 – with its annual 420 Gathering of the Tribe at Slim’s. It costs only $4.20.
These seasoned touring musicians feel that live music should be a communal experience where the listener and musicians …

420 in the Park: Gigantic Gathering at Hippie Hill | Golden Gate Park
420 in the Park: Gigantic Gathering at Hippie Hill | Golden Gate Park

Let’s file this one under “unofficial.”
There’s no permits issued, it’s not really legal, but usually the city tends to turn a blind eye when 5,000+ of people turn up on Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park on April 20th each year for a giant smoke …

Free 420 DJ Party w/ UK’s Kidnap Kid | 1015 Folsom
Free 420 DJ Party w/ UK's Kidnap Kid | 1015 Folsom

1015 Folsom celebrates the highest of holidays with a free 420 party featuring DJs Kidnap Kid and Goth Trad live on Sunday, April 20, 2014.
Free for the first 420 people with an RSVP and printed ticket required. After that, it’s $10 at the door. 21+
Kidnap Kid returns …

Monday, April 21

Post-4/20 Trash Exorcism w/ Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence | Golden Gate Park
Monday, April 21 – 8:30 am | Cost: FREE | Hippie Hill
Post-4/20 Trash Exorcism w/ Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence | Golden Gate Park

Rise and shine at 8:30 am on Monday, April 21, 2014 for a Trash Exorcism of Golden Gate Park at Hippie Hill. The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence are sending the trash, cigarette butts, bottle caps, and nacho flavored Doritos wrappers back to the corporate hell that spawned them.
Free …

Westin St. Francis 110th Anniversary Free Historic Tour | SF
Monday, April 21 – 1:10 pm | Cost: FREE | The Westin St. Francis
Westin St. Francis 110th Anniversary Free Historic Tour | SF

Throughout 2014, guests and locals will have the opportunity to learn about the Westin St. Francis’s rich history during complimentary tours held on the 21st of each month at 1:10 pm. From 1:10-2:10 pm guests will also enjoy complimentary historic bites from the “The Hotel ...

Your Future BART Ride: New Train Tours | Fremont
Monday, April 21 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fremont BART
Your Future BART Ride: New Train Tours | Fremont

BART is inviting everyone to come check out the new life-size train model during 10 events when you can walk through the new trains and give your feedback between April 16 and May 9, 2014. It’s the final chance to say what you want before the ...

Tour of Diego Rivera’s 1st US Mural | Union Square
Tour of Diego Rivera's 1st US Mural | Union Square

The mural “Allegory of California” graces the stairwell of the City Club (formerly the Pacific Stock Exchange Club). Normally closed the public, this is an opportunity to see the first mural painted in the US by the great Mexican artist Diego Rivera. Free, but an ...

Nutrition & Psychology Talk | Oakland Veg Week 2014
Nutrition & Psychology Talk | Oakland Veg Week 2014

Dr. Milena Esherick will discuss “Creating an Environment for Change” at Whole Foods Market in Oakland.
Free, but an RSVP is required to to ashley.erickson@wholefoods.com or call 510.834.9800 ext. 260.
Dr. Milena Esherick is a licensed clinical psychologist and the Director of the Wright Institute’s Counseling Psychology …

Warriors vs. Clippers: Game 2 | 2014 NBA Playoff Watch Party
Monday, April 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission - RSVP on Facebook - Free popcorn with any drink purchase at bar
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
Warriors vs. Clippers: Game 2 |  2014 NBA Playoff Watch Party

Watch the Dubs kick off the 2014 NBA playoffs and beat the LA Clippers at the Funcheap Game Watch Party. We’ve got food trucks, lots of big screen TVs, full sound during the games, $3 PBRs, and free popcorn. Funcheap Warriors NBA Playoff Watch Parties ...

Converse Free Concert: tUne-YaRdS’ Lo-Fi Indie | Mission Dist.
Converse Free Concert: tUne-YaRdS' Lo-Fi Indie | Mission Dist.

Merrill Garbus has performed as tUnE-yArDs since 2009, and that band name has always been synonymous with forward movement—whether because of her explosive performance style or the always-surprising way in which her songs unfold.
Free, but an RSVP is required for priority.
RSVPs are sold out, but …

Tuesday, April 22

Lyrids Meteor Shower | 2014
Tuesday, April 22 – 4:30 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Lyrids Meteor Shower | 2014

The Lyrid meteor shower lasts from about April 16-25 and it peaks before dawn on April 22, 2014 when about 10-20 meteors are expected per hour.
In 2014, the peak morning is April 22, 2014 before dawn (before 6:25 am). There’s a last quarter moon in the sky …

$1 Ice Cream Day | Baskin Robbins
Tuesday, April 22 – All Day | Cost: $1*
*$1 kids scoops, $2 double scoops, and $3 triple scoops.
| Baskin Robbins (SF)
$1 Ice Cream Day | Baskin Robbins

For 2014 Baskin Robbins is appreciating ice cream lovers everywhere with a Scoop Fest from April 22-24, 2014.  They’ll offer $1 kids scoops, $2 double scoops, and $3 triple scoops of all your favorite flavors. Bay Area Baskin Robbins Locations Find a Baskin Robbins near you - ...