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Help Set Up Pride’s Pink Triangle | Twin Peaks
Saturday, June 29 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP to volunteer.
| Twin Peaks - Vista Overlook
Help Set Up Pride's Pink Triangle | Twin Peaks

Besides the outdoor marches and gathering, one of Pride SF’s most public displays is the giant cloth pink triangle installed for the weekend at the top of Twin Peaks.
Come to SF’s most iconic peaks to help install the pink triangle and stay for the commemoration …

[Cancelled] OminoDay 2013: All Day DJ & World Music Festival | SF
Saturday, June 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Potrero del Sol Park
[Cancelled] OminoDay 2013: All Day DJ & World Music Festival | SF

Unfortunately, OminoDay 2013 has been cancelled due to unforeseen complications. 
OminoDay is a free day-long outdoor music festival scheduled for June 29, 2013 which will provide a social, musical, artistic, and cultural celebration for the families and youth of San Francisco.
Inspired and in memory of Andrew “DJ …

Treasure Island Flea
Saturday, June 29 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Great Lawn
Treasure Island Flea

The Treasure Island Flea is a monthly open-air flea market showcasing hundreds of local vendors ranging from indie designers, up-cyclers, collectors, handmakers, makers, bakers, and more plus outdoor exhibits, scavenger hunts, and gourmet food trucks. The two-day flea market, which takes place the last weekend of every ...

Oakland Chinatown: Free Guided Walking Tours | Summer 2013
Oakland Chinatown: Free Guided Walking Tours | Summer 2013

Free 90-minute walking tours of downtown Oakland will be offered every Wednesday and Saturday from May through October for 2013. The twice weekly guided tours showcase the city’s changing skyline, landmarks, churches and high-rises. The six-month long tour season ensures ample opportunity to take in ...

Space Fest 2013: Moon Artifacts, Astronauts & Real F-11 Cockpit | North Bay
Saturday, June 29 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Space Station Museum
Space Fest 2013: Moon Artifacts, Astronauts & Real F-11 Cockpit | North Bay

The Space Station Museum in Novato holds its free annual Space Fest 2013 where you’ll get to sit in an F-11 Tiger cockpit, see artifacts from the moon, and meet legendary ISS Astronaut Dan Bursch from 10 am to 4 pm on June 29, 2013.
The event is …

Pride Yoga with Live Music for Dykes & Allies | Mission Dist.
Saturday, June 29 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Women's Building
Pride Yoga with Live Music for Dykes & Allies | Mission Dist.

Center yourself and celebrate pride in the queer community with Pride Yoga for Dykes and Allies with live music at The Women’s Building from 10:30 am to noon on Saturday June 29, 2013.
Jody Greene will lead the yoga class as Amber Field plays her djembe, didgeridoo, Arabic tambourine, …

Ferry Plaza Farmers Market: Free Seasonal Cooking Demos | SF
Saturday, June 29 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Ferry Plaza Farmers Market: Free Seasonal Cooking Demos | SF

This waterfront market, run by the Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture (CUESA), has over 120 food, fruit, and vegetable vendors on Saturdays and the entire Bay as its beautiful backdrop. The Ferry Plaza Farmers Market operates year-round from 8 am to 2 pm. On ...

2013 San Francisco Pride Festival: Saturday | Civic Center
Saturday, June 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a $5 donation is requested.
| Civic Center Plaza
2013 San Francisco Pride Festival: Saturday | Civic Center

Main Stage entertainment from noon to 6 pm on Saturday, June 29, 2013 includes DJs Lezlee, Kidd Sysco, and Ms. Jackson.
San Francisco Pride is also home to twenty-three community-run stages and venues. They are a unique feature of San Francisco Pride and a great way to …

SF Dyke March 2013: The Women’s Pride Festival | Dolores Park
Saturday, June 29 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
SF Dyke March 2013: The Women's Pride Festival | Dolores Park

The Annual San Francisco Dyke March is a gathering of close to 200,000 lesbians, women, and supportive men intended to be a precursor to the wider LGBT Pride events, but it is its own separate celebration.
Each year is different, but expect music and performances in Dolores …

Win Tix: Pink Mammoth 16-Hour DJ Fest & Block Party | SF
Saturday, June 29 – All Day | Cost: WIN*
*$20-$25
| Mighty
Pink Mammoth 16-Hour DJ Fest & Block Party | SF

On Saturday, June 29, 2013 Pink Mammoth and Mighty throw one of the summer’s biggest block parties with a full line up of Burning Man-licious DJs, plus food trucks, beer trucks art cars and vendors.
The block party runs from 12-8 pm outside with sound on …

Philosophy Walk Through Philosopher’s Way: “Truth” | McLaren Park
Saturday, June 29 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| McLaren Park
Philosophy Walk Through Philosopher's Way:

On June 29, 2013, the walk will be focused on the topic of “Truth.”

Tour de France Challenge: First Day | Lombardi Sports
Saturday, June 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*No purchase necessary
| Lombardi Sports
Tour de France Challenge: First Day | Lombardi Sports

Lombardi Sports presents the Tour de France Challenge. Enter for a chance to win the grand prize, a 2013 Focus Cayo Evo 6 Bike (valued at $2,150).
How It Works: Submit your predictions of each Tour de France stage winner (starting June 29 to July 21, 2013). Rack …

The Bubbleverse: Strange “Magical Sea of Bubbles” Art Event | SF
Saturday, June 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Bamm.tv
The Bubbleverse: Strange

Rediscover childlike wonder as you traverse the most magical, multi-sensory sea of bubbles you’ve ever encountered from noon to 6 pm on June 22, 23, 29 and 30, 2013 at Bamm.tv. For untold years, the Bubbles have been specially engineered in the secret Happiness Laboratory ...

2013 Hop N’ Barley Beer, BBQ & Live Music Festival | South Bay
2013 Hop N' Barley Beer, BBQ & Live Music Festival | South Bay

The 2013 Hop N’ Barley Beer and BBQ Festival features 60 breweries, BBQ, fresh caught oysters, vegetarian food, and wood fired pizzas tempting you as you stroll through jewelry and art vendors from noon to 5 pm on June 29, 2013.
The event is free for the …

Circus Bella: Trapeze, Clowns & Acrobatics | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, June 29 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens
Circus Bella: Trapeze, Clowns & Acrobatics | Yerba Buena Gardens

Circus Bella is an open air, one-ring circus featuring contemporary, high-level acts set to an original score performed by live musicians.
Conceived and directed by Abigail Munn and David Hunt, the 2013 show, Shine, celebrates the brilliance of the human spirit through circus, set to original …

Saturday Stroll Art Walk | Oakland
Saturday, June 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Vessel Gallery
Saturday Stroll Art Walk | Oakland

Love art, but find the Murmur to be more like a scream? Then the Saturday Stroll might be just what the artist ordered. The Saturday Stroll is quieter and more focused on the art in the galleries that participate in Oakland’s highly popular Art Murmur, luring in art enthusiasts who ...

UNIQLO’s Free Shaved Ice Day | Union Square
Saturday, June 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | UNIQLO
UNIQLO's Free Shaved Ice Day | Union Square

Get into the summer spirit and enjoy a free shaved ice as part of the UNIQLO Summer Festival at UNIQLO in Union Square. UNIQLO will be offering free shaved ice from 1-6 pm on the following weekends: June 22-23 June 29-30 July 5-6

Pride Party, Free Tanks & Cheyenne Jackson Meet & Greet | Macy’s SF
Saturday, June 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
Pride Party, Free Tanks & Cheyenne Jackson Meet & Greet | Macy's SF

Macy’s Union Square celebrates Pride 2013 with a shopping party in the Men’s Store on June 29, 2013 with hip beats, free refreshments, and SF’s hottest models while you shop the latest trends.
Come meet film, TV and Broadway star Cheyenne Jackson who is starring in concerts of …

Animal Rights Short Film Festival & Free Dessert Bar | San Jose
Saturday, June 29 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required at rsvp@activistsforanimals.org, or call (408) 355-0436
| Bascom Branch Library
Animal Rights Short Film Festival & Free Dessert Bar | San Jose

Nine impactful short documentaries will be shown at this specially arranged screening presented by the Santa Clara County Activists for Animals, whose focus is educating the general public about animal, health, and environmental issues.
Free, but an RSVP is required at rsvp@activistsforanimals.org or call 408-355-0436
With strikingly honest …

Pride 2013 Cooking Demo: Top Chef Jen Biesty & Adam Jones | Macy’s SF
Saturday, June 29 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
Pride 2013 Cooking Demo: Top Chef Jen Biesty & Adam Jones | Macy's SF

Join Chef Jen Biesty, Top Chef Season Four alum, and Chef Adam Jones, Executive Chef of Palomino – as they show you how to prepare some of their most famous dishes in celebration of San Francisco Pride 2013.
The event takes place at 2 pm in the Cellar Demonstration …

2013 Pride Flashmob: Janet Jackson & Britney Spears | SF
Saturday, June 29 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
2013 Pride Flashmob: Janet Jackson & Britney Spears | SF

Come watch a special Pride edition flash mob by Bay Area Flashmob as perform their infamous Janet Jackson and Britney Spears medleys from 3-6 pm on Pride Saturday, June 29, 2013 in several locations throughout San Francisco.
They will start at Union Square, then go to UN Plaza, …

Robot Dance Party: Pink Saturday | Dolores Park
Saturday, June 29 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
Robot Dance Party: Pink Saturday | Dolores Park

A special late afternoon Robot Dance Party for Pink Saturday in Dolores Park during the Dyke festival. Robot will show up “around 4 pm.” Even robots have pride.

2013 Pink Saturday Pride Block Party | Castro
Saturday, June 29 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$10 donation is requested at any entrance.
| Castro & Market
2013 Pink Saturday Pride Block Party | Castro

The night before Pride, the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence bring the party to the streets of the Castro by closing them to cars and then pumping multiple sound stages with music to create the largest nighttime street party in San Francisco from 5:30-10:15 pm on …

Saturday Night Bingo: Jell-O Shots & $50 Bar Tab | The Riptide
Saturday, June 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to play, but bring cash for drinks.
| The Riptide
Saturday Night Bingo: Jell-O Shots & $50 Bar Tab | The Riptide

The Riptide hosts a bingo party, every Saturday, which runs from about 6 pm to just after 8 pm. There are 3 rounds; you can win drinks, prizes, and the final blackout round prize is a $50 bar tab. When O-69 gets called, everyone playing ...

Green Apple Acoustic Rock Concert: The Avenues | SF
Saturday, June 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books
Green Apple Acoustic Rock Concert: The Avenues | SF

The second installment of the Green Apple Local Music Showcase rocks on with The Avenues.
Lead singer, Andre, and guitarist, Keenan will play an acoustic set that will make you want to get up and groove. Their music fuses the rock and soul genres with funky break …

Every Saturday

Free Drop-in Zumba Fitness Class | Potrero Hill
Every Saturday – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Potrero Hill Recreation Center
Free Drop-in Zumba Fitness Class | Potrero Hill

Zumba is a 60-minute cardio workout featuring a playlist full of hot Latin/international/pop songs that will have you twirling, shimmying, and forgetting that you’re working out.
If you’re a non-dancer, you’ll find that there’s enough repetition to make it easy to catch on; if you’re a …

Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park
Every Saturday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Rec Field: Golden Gate Park
Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park

Come and play outdoors, in nature. Enjoy inverting, reverting, and melting into the ground. Join up every Saturday for a rejuvenating morning flow and meditation for body, mind, and spirit.
Purusha yogis teach free yoga on Saturday mornings in Golden Gate Park at 11 am,  as part of …

Saturday Stroll Art Walk | Oakland
Every Saturday – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Vessel Gallery
Saturday Stroll Art Walk | Oakland

Love art, but find the Murmur to be more like a scream? Then the Saturday Stroll might be just what the artist ordered.
The Saturday Stroll is quieter and more focused on the art in the galleries that participate in Oakland’s highly popular Art Murmur, luring in art enthusiasts who prefer …

Free Outdoor BBQ | Lucky 13
Free Outdoor BBQ | Lucky 13

Sure, Lucky 13′s always loaded with free popcorn and goldfish – but, if you’re looking for something more sustainable with your rockabilly and punk on the jukebox, be sure to drop by their free BBQ on the outdoor patio from 4-7 pm every Saturday from June …

Saturday Night Bingo: Jell-O Shots & $50 Bar Tab | The Riptide
Every Saturday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to play, but bring cash for drinks.
Saturday Night Bingo: Jell-O Shots & $50 Bar Tab | The Riptide

The Riptide hosts a bingo party, every Saturday, which runs from about 6 pm to just after 8 pm. There are 3 rounds; you can win drinks, prizes, and the final blackout round prize is a $50 bar tab.
When O-69 gets called, everyone playing bingo …

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