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Sunday, May 28

May Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay
Sunday, May 28 – 5:45 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP is required (415)-388-2596. Admission to the park is free before 9am.
| Muir Woods National Monument
May Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay

Attend a sunrise guided tour through Muir Woods National Monument. While the early hour may seem uncivilized, if not down-right obscene, sunrise is a particularly beautiful time to visit an old-growth redwood forest. You’ll learn about the local plant and animal residents which are more ...

2017 Golden Gate Bonspiel: Curling Competition | Sharks Ice Fremont
Sunday, May 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch.
| Sharks Ice
2017 Golden Gate Bonspiel: Curling Competition | Sharks Ice Fremont

Come watch curlers from around the country as they compete on Memorial Day weekend in the annual Golden Gate Bonspiel at Sharks Ice in Fremont from May 26-28, 2017. The 2017 event marks the San Francisco Bay Area Curling Club’s 59th year. It has become an ...

Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest | 2017
Sunday, May 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch from the shore.
| Steamer Lane (Santa Cruz)
Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest | 2017

Come watch the Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest, the longest-running longboard surf contest on the West Coast. Nearly 200 contestants take part, so come cheer on local surfers as they compete against some of the best longboarders in the state on the famous Steamer Lane and ...

San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2017
Sunday, May 28 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | 24th & Bryant
San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2017
On May 28th, 2017 at 9:30 am the 2017 San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade kicks–off at the corner of 24th and Bryant Streets. The theme, El Corazón de San Pancho/The Heart of San Francisco refers to the very essence of what it means to identify with ...
San Francisco Carnaval Festival 2017: Sunday | Mission
Sunday, May 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Harrison Street
San Francisco Carnaval Festival 2017: Sunday | Mission

The 2017 San Francisco Carnaval Festival transforms Harrison Street into a wonderland. Come celebrate at the 39th annual Carnaval San Francisco, a free 2–day family festival in San Francisco’s Mission District over Memorial Day weekend. On May 27th and 28th, the Mission District will transform into an ...

2017 Burmese New Year Water Festival | Union City
Sunday, May 28 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Kennedy Park (Union City)
2017 Burmese New Year Water Festival | Union City
Join the Bay Area Burmese Community for the annual Burmese New Year Water Festival at Kennedy Park in Union City from 10 am to 3 pm on Sunday, May 28, 2017. There will be Burmese traditional dance performances, foods from various regions of Myanmar, traditional ceremony of paying ...
“Treasure Island Flea” 6th Birthday Bash
Sunday, May 28 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
Happy Birthday, Flea! It’s been 6 years that the Treasure Island Flea has taken over the island with 400+ local artists, makers and designers and 15,000 people each month. There’s three full bars, DIY community workshops, carnival games,  25+ food trucks and pop-ups, local bands, ...
Inner Richmond: Part II Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Sunday, May 28 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| 6th Ave & Geary
Inner Richmond: Part II Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
The district’s rich history goes back to the 19th century and includes robbers’ roosts and racetracks, squatters and roadhouses, a saloon district and a red light district, as well as charming Victorian row houses and beautiful Craftsmans, the 1902 and 1903 Big Games, an earthquake ...
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival: Sunday | 2017
Sunday, May 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Ramon Central Park
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival: Sunday | 2017
> View 2017 Schedule Chevron Stage On the soccer field adjacent to the tennis courts. Bring your lawn chairs & blankets. 11:00 – 12:00 Halau Makana Lani- Hula Show 12:30 – 1:00 Hansamo Smulnori – Korean Music & Dance 1:30 – 3:30 Mariachi Los Gallos‐ Mariachi 4:00 – 6:00 Long Time- ...
Off the Grid’s “Presidio Picnic” Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Off the Grid's

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2017. 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 ...

45th Annual Muir Beach Firemen’s BBQ | Mt. Tam
Sunday, May 28 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$20 parking per vehicle. Donations are appreciated
| Santos Meadow (Mt. Tam)
45th Annual Muir Beach Firemen's BBQ | Mt. Tam
The 45th Annual Muir Beach Volunteer Firemen’s Barbecue is a fun event for the whole family with delicious food, activities for the kids, live music and dancing. An annual Memorial Day Weekend tradition in Marin, the event takes place on Sunday, May 28, from noon to ...
Win Tix: Mexican Paper Mache Art Class: Sacred Hearts & Masks | Berkeley
Sunday, May 28 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Finnish Brotherhood Hall
Learn the history of a sacred art form and then make art under the guidance of a renowned artist in this two-hour art class with all materials provided and Mexican Pan Dulce and some organic, locally grown Fresh Fruit to snack on during workshop time. It’s ...
Free “Chop Bar” Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Sunday, May 28 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Free
Join them at CUESA’s Jack London Square Farmers Market in Oakland for a cooking demo with Lev Delany of Chop Bar featuring the seasonal bounty of the Jack London Square Farmers Market. Chop Bar is a neighborhood favorite near Oakland’s Jack London Square, serving breakfast, weekend brunch, ...
Free Memorial Day Patriotic Music Concert | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, May 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Memorial Day Patriotic Music Concert | Golden Gate Park Band

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th 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 ...

Free Sailboat Ride Day: Cal Sailing Club | Berkeley
Sunday, May 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cal Sailing Club
Free Sailboat Ride Day: Cal Sailing Club | Berkeley

Come out and enjoy almost-monthly free sail boat rides aboard a fleet of keelboats and dinghies with Cal Sailing Club, a non-profit, volunteer-run sailing club on the Berkeley Marina. Please try to arrive early as possible – depending on the conditions and the amount of people, the sign-up/rides may ...

Fusion of Jazz & Chamber Music Concert: Manring Kassin Burr | Union Square Live
Sunday, May 28 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Fusion of Jazz & Chamber Music Concert: Manring Kassin Burr | Union Square Live
Separately, Michael Manring, Larry Kassin, and John R. Burr have extensive, multi-faceted careers as musicians. Together they play provocative, complex compositions – music that tears down stylistic walls and refuses to be compartmentalized – echoes of jazz, rock, folk, avant-garde, and world music – something ...
Free Play Arcade Game & Pinball: All-Day Sundays at Coin-Op | SoMa
Sunday, May 28 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Coin-Op Game Room
Free Play Arcade Game & Pinball: All-Day Sundays at Coin-Op | SoMa

Coin-Op is an awesome 10,000 square foot space in SoMa that was transformed from a steel foundry into a two-story bar and game room with 40+ pinball and video games, a secret speakeasy (hidden behind a “busted” video game). On the last Sunday of every ...

LGBT Resistance to the Trump Administration | SF Int’l Arts Fest 2017
Sunday, May 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cowell Theater
LGBT Resistance to the Trump Administration | SF Int'l Arts Fest 2017
Panelists discuss the impact of the Trump administration as it pertains to the LGBT community(ies)—in particular vis-à-vis the subjects of trans civil rights, gay marriage, health care and immigration. What are the immediate threats, how can the queer community respond, and what is the role of ...
Win Tix: Samba-Reggae-Funk “SambaDá” | The Chapel
Sunday, May 28 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Chapel
SambaDá musically unites the Americas, drawing from percussion-based styles of South and Central American samba and salsa, and blending them with the funk. While Brazilian natives Papiba Godinho and Dandha da Hora bring their profound knowledge and respect for the roots of afro-brazilian song and ...

Every Sunday

“Heart of the City” Sunday Farmers Market | UN Plaza
Every Sunday – All Day | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza

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, …

Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance | Golden Gate Park
Every Sunday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting (rain cancels)
| JFK Drive Lindy Hop Spot
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 | Skatin' Place
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.
| 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 …

Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera
Every Sunday – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE
| Town Center Corte Madera
Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera

Celebrating the summer season and Marin’s love for the outdoors Town Center Corte Madera will host its annual Summer Music Series each Sunday June 4th through August 27th from 2-4 pm with a great lineup of music that will appeal to all ages.
The series features a …

Salsa Sundays: Free Festive Salsa Lessons & Music | Emeryville
Every Sunday – 2:20 pm | Cost: FREE | Bay Street Emeryville
Salsa Sundays: Free Festive Salsa Lessons & Music | Emeryville

Bay Street is set to spice things up with the return of Salsa Sundays, a music series featuring a live salsa band and plenty of room to dance every Sunday in May.
Everyone is invited to turn up the heat and enjoy free festive salsa lessons …

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
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 …

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