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Sunday, September 17

28th Annual Disc Golf Safari Tournament | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch
| Marx Meadow
28th Annual Disc Golf Safari Tournament | Golden Gate Park
This isn’t just a casual day of Frisbee in the park. This is professional disc golf and the 28th Annual “San Francisco Safari” brings together 150 pro and amateur players – including some of the best disc golfers in the world – to vie for nearly ...
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Presidio & Western Addition Residents
Sunday, September 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Presidio & Western Addition Residents

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

LeatherWalk 2017: Kinky Leather Parade | Castro to SoMa
Sunday, September 17 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged. Registration requested. Bring cash for drinks.
| Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
LeatherWalk 2017: Kinky Leather Parade | Castro to SoMa
LeatherWalk is the official kick-off for San Francisco’s Leather Pride Week which culminates one week later at the Folsom Street Fair. Walk together to celebrate leather, kink, family and community — all while raising funds for Folsom Street Events, AIDS Emergency Fund, and Breast Cancer Emergency ...
2017 Bay Area Pet Fair & Adoptathon for Hurricane Doggies | Pleasanton
Sunday, September 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Alameda County Fair
2017 Bay Area Pet Fair & Adoptathon for Hurricane Doggies | Pleasanton

The Pet Food Express Bay Area Pet Fair features more than 70 California pet rescues and shelters in attendance, with over 1,500 adoptable dogs, cats & small animals. It is the largest pet adoption fair in the state. Hurricane Harvey Dogs Need Homes And very ...

3rd Annual “Viva CalleSJ” Six Miles of Car-Free Streets | San Jose
Sunday, September 17 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Jose (various location)
3rd Annual
Viva CalleSJ is a free Open Streets program that temporarily closes miles of San Jose streets to bring communities together to walk, bike, skate, play and explore the city like never before on Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 10 am-3 pm. Each year’s event opens upwards ...
2017 San Francisco Map Fair | SF
Sunday, September 17 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Regency Center
2017 San Francisco Map Fair | SF

The San Francisco Map Fair will be held at The Lodge in the Regency Center on 1290 Sutter St. The fair consists of over 20 antique map, print, and book dealers from all across North America and parts of Europe. Thousands of maps, prints, and ...

Children’s Creativity Festival 2017 | SoMa
Children's Creativity Festival 2017 | SoMa
Join the Children’s Creativity Museum in celebrating the creative and innovative spirit of San Francisco with a variety of hands-on, family-friendly activities throughout the Yerba Buena Children’s Garden. Hosted in partnership with the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival and the Yerba Buena Community Benefit District, all ages ...
2017 Roadworks Steamroller Printing Festival | SF
Sunday, September 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Center for the Book
2017 Roadworks Steamroller Printing Festival | SF
The San Francisco Center for the Book’s 14th Annual Roadworks Steamroller Printing Festival is a day-long public printmaking and book arts extravaganza that includes free hands-on printmaking and book arts activities, demonstrations, 50 arts and crafts vendors and more. 2017 Roadworks Street Fair Sunday, September 17, 2017 ...
2017 Rolex Big Boat Yacht Racing: Final Day | SF
Sunday, September 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for spectators.
| St. Francis Yacht Club
2017 Rolex Big Boat Yacht Racing: Final Day | SF

Come watch the St. Francis Yacht Club’s Rolex Big Boat Series, an annual September event celebrating its 513th year on the San Francisco Bay from September 14-17, 2017. 2017 Rolex Big Boat Series September 14-17, 2017 | 11 am St. Francis Yacht Club FREE This ...

Urban Air Market: Fall 2017 | Hayes Valley
Sunday, September 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP gets you a free tote bag.
| Patricia's Green
Urban Air Market: Fall 2017 | Hayes Valley
Urban Air Market, the Bay Area’s sustainable shopping event, comes to Hayes Valley along Patricia’s Green Park on Octavia St. at Hayes St. with over 130 vendors, live music, and interactive art from 11 am to 6 pm on Sunday, September 17, 2017. Founded in 2005, Urban Air ...
SF’s New “Fiesta De Las Américas” Street Fair | The Mission
Sunday, September 17 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Calle 24 Latino Cultural District
SF's New
Sunday, Sept. 17 | Big free street fair on 24th Street with live music, dancing, samba, food, a mural unveiling and an epic outdoor Lucha Libre performance
Ski & Snowboard in the City With Urban Snow | Sunnyvale
Sunday, September 17 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sports Basement (Sunnyvale)
Ski & Snowboard in the City With Urban Snow | Sunnyvale
If you are a skier or snowboarder and you want to take some turns without leaving the Bay Area, join them on September 17th at the Sports Basement in Sunnyvale. They’ll be demonstrating the worlds most advanced synthetic surface on their mobile slope, so bring ...
Off the Grid’s “Presidio Picnic” Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, September 17 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
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 ...

American Legend Garrison Keillor Preaching at Grace Cathedral | SF
Sunday, September 17 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Grace Cathedral
American Legend Garrison Keillor Preaching at Grace Cathedral | SF
Join them when American legend Garrison Keillor comes to the cathedral. Keillor, author, humorist and creator of the beloved radio show A Prairie Home Companion preaches at the 11 am Choral Eucharist.
2017 “Comedy Day in the Park” Free Festival | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 17 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Robin Williams Meadow (Sharon Meadow)
2017
If you like lounging in the park, laughing your ass off with the distant smell of pot wafting through the air, then the 37th Annual Comedy Day might be the best way for you to spend a Sunday afternoon. The biggest single-day comedy event of the ...
Sumo Wrestling Festival & Expo 2017 | Japantown
Sunday, September 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
Sumo Wrestling Festival & Expo 2017 | Japantown

Sumo is an ancient Japanese tradition and martial art and it’s coming to San Francisco at this one-of-a-kind annual event in Japantown. Watch demonstrations, meet real sumo wrestlers, learn about sumo wrestling and watch actual matches  from Sumo champions, weighing up to 600 lbs, outdoors in the Japantown Peace ...

2017 “The Do Over” Block Party | SF
Sunday, September 17 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $20*
*$20 early bird.
| The Great Northern
2017
On Sunday September 17, 2017, The Do-Over, Adidas Originals, Flavor Group & Great Northern present our biggest ever annual event in SF. Following the amazing vibes of past SF Do-Overs, we’re bringing the block party back to the Bay Area and keeping levels extra high. The ...
Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival 2017 | Alameda
Sunday, September 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Webster & Central (Alameda)
Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival 2017 | Alameda
West End Arts and Entertainment District with West Alameda Business Association present the 3rd annual Blues, Brews and BBQ. A community event produced by locals. Come out and support a day of delicious BBQ, frosty local brew and down home blues by some of the original blues ...
Salsa Sunday Block Party, Live Music & Dancing | Berkeley
Sunday, September 17 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Berkeley
Salsa Sunday Block Party, Live Music & Dancing | Berkeley

Salsa Sundays is back for summer 2017 with a series of five block parties held every third Sunday of the month from June through October in the heart of Downtown Berkeley. Come and join in the fun at the best block party around. Expect free live ...

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Sunday, September 17 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Join us at CUESA’s Jack London Square Farmers Market in Oakland  for a market tasting featuring the seasonal bounty of the Jack London Square Farmers Market. We will be offering samples of the season’s best tomatoes. Stop by for a taste and a free recipe card! All culinary events take ...

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 …

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 …

Free Sunday Night Juggling Club at Circus Center | SF
Every Sunday – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Circus Center
Free Sunday Night Juggling Club at Circus Center | SF

Experienced juggler or a newbie looking to learn? Come hang out at Juggling Club and collaborate in a fun, low-pressure environment with an experienced Circus Center instructor. All levels are welcome in this free club taught by Jade Ford.
Juggling Club
Most Sundays | 5-8p
Circus Center, 755 Frederick St., SF
Free, …

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