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Sunday, July 21

The Free Book Store | East Bay
Sunday, July 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Bay Area Free Book Exchange
The Free Book Store | East Bay

UPDATE: Unfortunately the Bay Area Free Book Exchange is closed as of May 2015.. Visit the Bay Area Free Book Exchange (open every Saturday and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm in El Cerrito) and take home up to 100 books for free. Yes, all 10,000+ ...

Kites, Sandcastles & Beach Clean-Up | Ocean Beach
Sunday, July 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach (Stairwell 17)
Kites, Sandcastles & Beach Clean-Up | Ocean Beach
Come out and plunge into the magic of being at the coast, flying kites, and building sand castles at Ocean Beach on Sunday, July 21, 2013. 10 am to noon: Start off with a beach cleanup with the Surfrider Foundation, meeting at Stairwell 17 across from the ...

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, July 21 – 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 from 11 am to 4 pm every Sunday through the fall at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect yummy offerings available for purchase from San Francisco’s favorite eateries and food trucks, Mimosa and Bloody Mary drink kits, ...

Car-Free Sundays On Telegraph: Music & Outdoor Market | Berkeley
Sunday, July 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Telegraph Avenue (Berkeley)
Car-Free Sundays On Telegraph: Music & Outdoor Market | Berkeley

Sundays on Telegraph closes Telegraph Avenue to cars between Durant Avenue and Dwight Way, and opens it to restaurant seating, music, street vendors, and more from noon to 5 pm, July 19 to August 30, 2015. Come enjoy the beautiful weather, food, crafts, and everything else that Telegraph ...

Summer CountryFest 2013: Line Dancing, Rope Tricks & Country Music | San Jose
Sunday, July 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission all day. Parking is $7
| San Jose Flea Market
Summer CountryFest 2013: Line Dancing, Rope Tricks & Country Music | San Jose

With free admission from dawn to dusk, enjoy live foot-stomping country music with “Diablo Road” (featuring Jewels Hanson) and “The California Cowboys” on Saturday and Sunday, July 20-21, 2013 at the San Jose Flea Market. Summer Country Fest 2013 Learn to line Dance with “Mr. Hopping Mad” Henry ...

Volunteer at Stern Grove 2013: Free Seating, Parking, Snacks & Drinks | SF
Sunday, July 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Stern Grove
Volunteer at Stern Grove 2013: Free Seating, Parking, Snacks & Drinks | SF

Want free reserved seating, reserved parking, and free beverages and snacks during a Stern Grove event this summer? All you have to do is volunteer. Volunteer positions include ushers, information booth staffers, bike valet, donation collectors, greeters, set up/take down experts and much more. >> Sign ...

America’s Cup Challenger Series: Head to Head Racing | Pier 27
Sunday, July 21 – 12:15 pm | Cost: FREE | America's Cup Park
America's Cup Challenger Series: Head to Head Racing | Pier 27
On Sunday, July 21, 2013 come out to watch Emirates Team New Zealand and Luna Rossa Challenge face off in the last race of the third round robin of the Louis Vuitton Cup, the challenger series to see who will face Team Oracle in the ...
AXIS Dance Company Flashmob | SoMa
Sunday, July 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jessie Square
AXIS Dance Company Flashmob | SoMa
Come watch a Flashmob performance the AXIS way at 1 pm on July 21, 2013 in Jessie Square. AXIS Dance Company encourages dancers of all abilities to explore movement within their own body using creative movement and structured improvisation.
Free Symphony in Golden Gate Park: Music of the West | SF
Sunday, July 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Symphony in Golden Gate Park: Music of the West | SF

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 133rd season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm and are free and open to the public. All concerts feature music of specific ...

Picklewater Circus Festival: Sardine Family | Union Square Live
Sunday, July 21 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Picklewater Circus Festival: Sardine Family | Union Square Live
The Picklewater Free Circus Festival returns to Union Square bringing a free circus to Bay Area families.  And now, returning once again to the Picklewater Circus stage, more than 80 years in the making, and having just completed a national tour of all 50 states, having ...
Global Brass Rhythms “Red Baraat” | Stern Grove Festival
Sunday, July 21 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated
| Stern Grove
Global Brass Rhythms
Global brass rhythms hit the Grove. Brooklyn’s Red Baraat performs their high-energy, globally-inspired Indian brass and funk. Internationally acclaimed Romanian Gypsy brass group Fanfare Ciocărlia performs their infectiously frenetic sound.
Rare San Francisco Rock ‘n’ Roll Film Clips | Presidio
Sunday, July 21 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio Branch Library
Rare San Francisco Rock 'n' Roll Film Clips | Presidio
In this two-hour presentation, author, teacher, and rock historian Richie Unterberger shows and discusses rare film clips by San Francisco Bay Area folk-rock and psychedelic rock performers from the mid-1960s through the early 1970s. Included is footage by Jefferson Airplane, Big Brother & the Holding Company ...
Central Market Photo Exploration | Freespace
Sunday, July 21 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Freespace 2.0
Central Market Photo Exploration | Freespace
Join local photographers and Central Market residents to explore the neighborhood through photography. Some cameras will be provided, but bring a camera or phone if you have one. Meet at freespace and then they’ll head out to explore.
Robot Dance Party Sunday | Dolores Park
Sunday, July 21 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
Robot Dance Party Sunday | Dolores Park
The robot dance party will be busting out in Dolores Park this Sunday, July 21, 2013. There will be a kids show in the playground at 10 am, then a big kids show in the park at 2 pm. If people bring their own music players, ...
Breakdancing & Freestyle Hip Hop Dance Workshop | SF Main Library
Breakdancing & Freestyle Hip Hop Dance Workshop | SF Main Library
Learn breaking and hip hop dance and participate a culminating freestyle circle with Destiny Arts Breakdancing at the main San Francisco Library from 3-4:30 pm on Sunday, July 21, 2013. Free, but an RSVP is required to Eric Hannan at ehannan@sfpl.org or by calling 415-557-4426. Breaking, a style of ...
Free Twang Sundays: Country, Bluegrass & Rockabilly | North Beach
Sunday, July 21 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Tupelo
Free Twang Sundays: Country, Bluegrass & Rockabilly | North Beach

Free Twang Sundays is on hold during the 2013-14 pro football season. Tupelo hosts Free Twang Sundays on most Sunday afternoons featuring a free concert with Bay Area bands playing Country, Western, Bluegrass, Americana, Y’All-ternative and Rockabilly. Admission is free and they have soul food for purchase.

Mobile Parklet Party: Live Music & Urban Prototyping | Mission Dist.
Mobile Parklet Party: Live Music & Urban Prototyping | Mission Dist.
Hosted by Mission Bicycle’s Design Cycle Series, this urban prototyping event features Street Stage, the mobile parklet dedicated to public performance art, featuring music by local SF bluegrass duo Sin Nombre. 6 pm: Urban-proto-parklet party begins. They’re reclaiming parking spaces on 24th Street to fill with ...

Every Sunday

“Heart of the City” Farmers Market | UN Plaza
Every Sunday – All Day | Cost: FREE | United Nations Plaza (about Civic Center BART)

Heart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, nonprofit farmers market located year round on Sundays and Wednesdays in San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza, rain or shine. Nearly 30 local farmers and artisan food vendors provide a wide selection of fresh local produce, …

Sunday Yoga by Spreckles Lake | Golden Gate Park
Every Sunday – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Donation-based Yoga, pay whatever you can - Rain may cancel
| Dolores Park
Sunday Yoga by Spreckles Lake | Golden Gate Park

Enjoy yoga on Sundays at Spreckles Lake in Golden Gate Park at 10 am, provided by the teachers of the Purusha Yoga community.
Come and play outdoors in nature. Enjoy inverting, reverting and melting into the ground. Join up for a rejuvenating morning flow and meditation …

Funky Tour of Wild SF History | Union Square
Funky Tour of Wild SF History | Union Square

The quirky, hip historians at Wild SF Tours run a free tour of downtown’s scandalous history every Sunday morning.
Get ready for epic tales of Gold Rush millionaires, Hollywood disasters, the Great Earthquake of 1906, beloved red light ladies, infamous villains and more, ending near Montgomery …

Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance | Golden Gate Park
Every Sunday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting (rain cancels)
| Golden Gate Park
Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance | Golden Gate Park

Get ready to swing in Golden Gate Park every sunny Sunday at “Lindy in the Park,” a weekly free event near the de Young Museum, when the streets of Golden Gate Park are closed to traffic and the dancers take over.
Lindy in the Park | Free Outdoor …

Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party | SF
Every Sunday – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Park
Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party | SF

There is a place in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park that is heaven for Bay Area inline skaters and roller skaters who like to boogie to the funky beat on wheels.
The Godfather of Skate brings his mobile DJ unit and plays groovy tunes for you …

Victorian Walking Tour | Pacific Heights
Every Sunday – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| Meet at 1801 Bush
Victorian Walking Tour | Pacific Heights

See and learn about the Victorian era architecture of the city’s first suburb on a guided walk from SF City Guides.
On a walk through the neighborhood of Lafayette Square, you’ll learn about Victorian lifestyles and San Francisco’s illustrious history. You’ll see some steep streets and …

Free Dive Bar BBQ | Bender’s Bar & Grill
Every Sunday – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but you'll have to buy your drinks.
Free Dive Bar BBQ | Bender's Bar & Grill

Since Sundays are the only day of the week that their kitchen’s closed, consider this Bender’s gift to you. Every Sunday from 2-7 pm, they’ll treat the public to a free BBQ with burgers, veggie options, or whatever else the bar’s in the mood for …

Free Juggling Club at Circus Center | SF
Every Sunday – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Circus Center
Free Juggling Club at Circus Center | SF

Juggling Club may no longer be taking place on Sundays. We’ll update this page once we know more, but for now please call the Circus Center to confirm before heading out.
Experienced juggler or a newbie looking to learn? Come hang out at Juggling Club and collaborate in a …

Sunday Afternoon Bluegrass Jam | Bernal Heights
Every Sunday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Lucky Horseshoe
Sunday Afternoon Bluegrass Jam | Bernal Heights

Grab that banjo, mandolin, guitar, fiddle, harmonica and autoharp, and head over to The Lucky Horseshoe in Bernal Heights to join in San Francisco’s only Bluegrass Jam on a Sunday afternoon.
Jamming happens from 4-7 pm every Sunday at 453 Corland Avenue.
Yodelai-hee-hoooooo…
Photo credit: Bernalwood

The Starry Plough Sunday Matinee Concerts | Berkeley
Every Sunday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
The Starry Plough Sunday Matinee Concerts | Berkeley

The Starry Plough in Berkeley hosts a weekly all-ages matinee concert series from 4-7 pm every Sunday.
The show is free, but donations are welcome. The pub opens at 2 pm. There is a large selection of beers and full kitchen with satisfying pub staples like …

“The Electric Squeezebox Orchestra” Free All-Star Big Band Concert | North Beach
Every Sunday – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover. Bring cash for food/drinks

Doc’s Lab (formerly The Purple Onion) hosts a free residency with the big band all-stars of The Electric Squeezebox Orchestra.
The Electric Squeezebox Orchestra was organized by Erik Jekabson and Jeanne Geiger in 2008 as a reading band for new big band music by local composers. …

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