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Saturday, September 9

Presidio Bird Walks | SF
Saturday, September 9 – 8:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Visitor Center
Presidio Bird Walks | SF
Enjoy this family walk in the Presidio led by young birder Jonah Benningfield, accompanied by Presidio Trust staff Rebekah Berkov and Diony Gamoso. Enjoyable for birders of any level, from beginners to the pros. We hope to take full advantage of the west coast’s spectacular ...
20th Annual Duboce Park Tag Sale | SF
Saturday, September 9 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but bring cash for bargains.
| Duboce Park
20th Annual Duboce Park Tag Sale | SF
Treausre hunters will try to walk away with bargains in their arms and smiles on their faces after shopping at the 20th annual Friends of Duboce Park Tag Sale from 9 am to 2 pm on Saturday, September 9, 2017. Join the fun, socialize with your neighbors, and find a bargain ...

Timbuk2 Fall Warehouse Sale: Up to 70% Off | Mission Dist.
Saturday, September 9 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Timbuk2 Factory Store
Timbuk2 Fall Warehouse Sale: Up to 70% Off | Mission Dist.
Timbuk2’s Warehouse Sale is back for a Back to School edition. Expect huge discounts (up to 70% off), bags from $20, samples and prototypes. You’ll find deals on backpacks, messenger bags, luggage, bike accessories, “totally totes,” crossbodies and more. Plus there’s a free gift to the ...
5th Annual Tomato Extravaganza | Palo Alto
Saturday, September 9 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Gamble Garden
5th Annual Tomato Extravaganza | Palo Alto
What to do with all those tomatoes you have proudly grown and now have in super-abundance? Free, but an RSVP is required. Bring them to Gamble and share them with the neighborhood, explore different varieties both new and heirloom, taste favorite tomato dishes and bring along one ...
13th Annual Orinda Classic Car Show | East Bay
Saturday, September 9 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Orinda Classic Car Show
13th Annual Orinda Classic Car Show | East Bay
Enjoy gawking at over 200 American and European cars ranging from the 1920s, to the classics of the ’50s and ’60s, as well as modern exotics at the 13th annual Orinda Classic Car Show from 10 am to 3 pm on Saturday, September 9, 2017. At 1 ...
2017 Muni Heritage Days: Rare Historic Bus Ride Weekend | SF
Saturday, September 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free rides on special historic streetcars and busses and free admission to the Railway Museum.
| San Francisco Railway Museum
2017 Muni Heritage Days: Rare Historic Bus Ride Weekend | SF

San Francisco transit history comes back to life at this annual, weekend-long blast from the past dating back to the 19th century. During Muni Heritage Weekend, visitors will be able to ride and view historic streetcars, cable cars and buses that are rarely seen on ...

“California Natives & Succulents” Plant Sale | SF Botanical Garden
Saturday, September 9 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Botanical Garden

Come by for a unique opportunity to admire and acquire an outstanding selection of plants seldom found in commercial nurseries or garden centers. Enjoy a wide variety of plants at each monthly Saturday sale, in addition to featured selections, based on the season. All monthly ...

Noisebridge 10 Year Anniversary Weekend Exhibition | Mission Dist.
Saturday, September 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are requested.
| Noisebridge
Noisebridge 10 Year Anniversary Weekend Exhibition | Mission Dist.

Noisebridge has existed as a community of hackers for 10 years and has been providing cyber infrastructure for 9 years. During that time they have been example of good (and not so good) ways to run a hackerspace, but they keep hacking on. To celebrate, ...

Poetry in Parks 2017: Quiet Lightning at Candlestick Point | SF
Saturday, September 9 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Candlestick Point State Recreation Area
Poetry in Parks 2017: Quiet Lightning at Candlestick Point | SF
Quiet Lightning and the California State Parks present Poetry in Parks 2017, a day-long arts festival at Candlestick Point. San Francisco Poet Laureate Kim Shuck kicks off the day with a poem and a curated series of youth readings, followed by a set of performances organized ...
A+C 17: “Southeast Plant Tour” The Invisible Network Beneath The City | SF
Saturday, September 9 – 10:00 am | Cost: $5 | Southeast Wastewater Treatment Plant
A+C 17:
Did you know that San Francisco’s largest wastewater treatment plant is located in the Bayview? Did you know that an invisible network of 1000+ pipes carries 80% of San Francisco’s sewer and stormwater to this unique location in the Bayview? San Francisco’s Southeast Treatment Plant (SEP) ...
Hello Kitty Truck In Walnut Creek | Broadway Plaza
Saturday, September 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, bring money for other purchases
| Broadway Plaza
Hello Kitty Truck In Walnut Creek | Broadway Plaza
Hello Walnut Creek. The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck is coming to Broadway Plaza on Saturday 9/9. Come say hello to them between 10am-8pm in the Event Plaza near Macy’s and pick up some super cute treats, while supplies last.
Tour de Fromage 2017 | Bike Tour of SF’s Best Cheese Spots
Saturday, September 9 – All Day | Cost: $20 | McLaren Lodge
Tour de Fromage 2017 | Bike Tour of SF's Best Cheese Spots
Get on your bike and tour some of SF’s tastiest and unique cheese shops with exclusive guided tastings in what is knon as the The Tour du Fromage. All cheese and bike lovers are welcome to join the ride. Bring your bike and ride to some of ...
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: Travels in the World of Vinegar | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, September 9 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: Travels in the World of Vinegar | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, followed by a book signing hosted by our friends at Book Passage. Michael Harlan Turkell is an award-winning food pho­tographer and cookbook author. He has photographed many ...
46th Annual Art & Wine Festival: Saturday | Mountain View
Saturday, September 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Castro Street (Mountain View)
46th Annual Art & Wine Festival: Saturday | Mountain View

More than 200,000 arts lovers gather in Silicon Valley’s epicenter on Castro Street in Mountain View for this vibrant multicultural celebration. 46th Mountain View Art & Wine Festival Saturday, September 9, 2017 | 11 am to 7 pm Sunday, September 10, 2017 | 10 am ...

“J-Pop” Huge Japanese Pop Culture Festival 2017 | Fort Mason Center

Fort Mason hosts one of the country’s biggest J-Pop culture events of the year with the 2017 J-Pop Summit Festival, a two-day event taking place for more than 30,000 people. J-Pop Summit Festival Sat-Sun, September 9-10, 2017 | 11 am-9 pm – Fort Mason Center J-POP passes ...

2017 Mole & Mariachi Festival: Live Music & Mole Tasting | Santa Cruz
Saturday, September 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission. $10 mole tasting kits available for purchase.
| Santa Cruz Mission Adobe
2017 Mole & Mariachi Festival: Live Music & Mole Tasting | Santa Cruz
Come to Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park for a day of mole tasting, a traditional Mexican sauce, sometimes made using chocolate, for festival-goers to sample. There will be live music, dance, activities for kids, craft vendors and more. Plus, you’ll get to vote for your favorite mole prepared ...
Green Apple Books 50th Anniversary Celebration | SF
Saturday, September 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books and Music
Green Apple Books 50th Anniversary Celebration | SF

Our beloved indie book store, Green Apple Books celebrates its 50th Anniversary. Look forward to free apples, accordion music, prizes and surprises, including appearances by local authors, will be part of the two-day celebration of 50 years of book-selling at Green Apple Books’ flagship Clement Street ...

“Jack of All Trades” Indie Craft & Antique Market | Jack London Square
Saturday, September 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Brought to you by the same people who produce the Treasure Island Flea, the Jack of All Trades Market features a curated mix of nearly 100 local makers, indie designers, antiquers, collectors, artists, start-ups and more. Jack of All Trades Market Every Second Saturday | 11 am to 5 ...

Meet SF’s 33-Foot Trump Chicken: Practice Run & Test Inflation | SF
Saturday, September 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | The Barn
Meet SF's 33-Foot Trump Chicken: Practice Run & Test Inflation | SF
You’ve seen it during the Tax March in San Francisco and most recently stomping the lawns of the White House. Join us in San Francisco near Hunter’s Point as we do a practice run for the inflation of the 33 foot Trump Chicken and prepare ...

Every Saturday

Free Community Yoga Class | Berkeley
Every Saturday – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sports Basement (Berkeley)
Free Community Yoga Class | Berkeley

Grab your yoga mat and come to Sports Basement Berkeley for some relaxing weekend yoga. Community classes take place every Saturday.
Free Community Yoga Class
Every Saturday | 10 am
Sports Basement, 2727 Milvia St, Berkeley, CA
FREE
Please BYOM (Bring Your Own Mat) and water bottle. All levels are welcome.

Historic Ferry Building Tour | SF
Historic Ferry Building Tour | SF

Enjoy an hour-long walk on the rise, tragic fall, and modern rebirth of one of San Francisco’s most renowned historic landmarks.
Visit a contemporary swirl of shops and learn the history of ferries, freeways, and quakes. Meet at the foot of the stairs at the front …

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 …

“The Setup” Underground Comedy Show | SF
Every Saturday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 online with discount code FUNCHEAP; otherwise, it's $10.
| The Basement

The Setup is an underground stand-up comedy show in the heart of San Francisco. This venue used to be the green room for the legendary Blackhawk jazz venue where Miles Davis used to play. Now, it’s a comedy show that features established comedians from around the …

“Critical Hit” Comedy Show | Oakland
Every Saturday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Admission is $5, and you'll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy
| It's Your Move Game Store

The boys of Critical Hit bring stand-up comedy to Oakland’s It’s Your Move game store for weekly shows happening every Saturday.
“Critical Hit” Comedy Show
Every Saturday | 8 pm
It’s Your Move Game Store, 4920 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA
$5
Admission is $5, and you’ll enjoy comedy from some of the …

Saturday Night Jazz Show | Fillmore
Saturday Night Jazz Show | Fillmore

Come relax in the Heritage Lounge of 1300 on Fillmore and listen a free jazz performance during Saturday Night Live Music.
The band lineup will change weekly and they do take some Saturdays off so make sure to check the schedule to see who’s performing.
There is no cover …

Free Award Winning Improvised Comedy Show | Fremont
Every Saturday – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Made Up Theatre
Free Award Winning Improvised Comedy Show | Fremont

Come out for a night of big laughs as The 5 Play cast explores the fun, exciting, and silly nature of human relationships in an unforgettable show of completely improvised scenes and stories every Saturday at 10 pm.
5 Play will perform a fully improvised 45 …

The God Damn Jam: Watch or Take Part in Improv on Stage | SF
Every Saturday – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | PianoFight
The God Damn Jam: Watch or Take Part in Improv on Stage | SF

Sid Singh hosts the craziest show in the city where you get to see standup, improv, and then you get on stage to do improv.
If you want, you can also just sit and laugh at the other people doing improv. No one is here to make …

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