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Events for September 17, 2017

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Sunday, September 17

“The Commons” Grand Opening Outdoor Art Space | Sausalito
Sunday, September 17 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Headlands Center for the Arts
Headlands Center for the Arts unveils The Commons, a new outdoor space for art - with free daytime celebration featuring art installations, live music, family-friendly activities, food trucks, and more.
Free Irish Dance & Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 17 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Irish Dance & Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park

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 ...

25% Off: “Taylor Mac” A 24-Decade History of Popular Music | Curran
25% Off:
Four shows only in SF. It's your only chance to see this once-in-a-lifetime extravaganza the NYT calls, "a glittery, unforgettable spectacle." | Sept. 15-24 at SF's historic Curran theater.
Free Shakespeare in the Park: “Hamlet” | The Presidio
Sunday, September 17 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)
Free Shakespeare in the Park:

For the 35th season of Shakespeare in the Park, SF Shakes will present a production of Hamlet. The play, about the questionable succession of King Claudius to the throne of Denmark over his nephew Prince Hamlet, speaks strongly about disenfranchisement, frustration, and the need for action during ...

Boozie Ice Cream Float Party in a Secret Art Gallery | Mission Dist.
Boozie Ice Cream Float Party in a Secret Art Gallery | Mission Dist.
Are you ready for a cool Sunday afternoon day party in a private art gallery with boozie ice cream floats & Thistle juice cocktails? Summer’s finally here so The SUB invites you to beat this heat than with some sweet, boozie vegan ice cream floats, Thistle juice ...
1880s Vintage Base Ball: Golden Gate Cup All-Star Game | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Big Rec Field (Golden Gate Park)
1880s Vintage Base Ball: Golden Gate Cup All-Star Game | Golden Gate Park

Come on out to Big Rec in Golden Gate Park (7th Ave and Irving) and see base ball played by 1880s rules, using vintage style uniforms and equipment. Bay Area Vintage Base Ball is the first and longest running vintage base ball league in the Bay ...

“Empire Day” Welcoming the 159th Year of the Nortonian Realm | SF
Sunday, September 17 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*The event is free, however tickets for the ferry ride are bought separately.
| Ferry Building
On the morning of September 17, 1859, Joshua Norton walked into the office of George Fitch, editor of the San Francisco Evening Bulletin and handed Fitch a proclamation declaring himself “Emperor of these United States.”  Fitch printed the proclamation in that evening’s edition. With this single act, ...
“Robin Williams Meadow” Dedication Ceremony | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 17 – 3:35 pm | Cost: FREE | Robin Williams Meadow (Sharon Meadow)
It all becomes official Sunday afternoon (9/17) during the 37th Annual "Comedy Day" Festival - Sharon Meadow becomes Robin Williams Meadow.
Puppies and Vegan Ice Cream Festival | Berkeley
Sunday, September 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Suggested contribution: $2-$5 or bring a tub of vegan ice cream
| Berkeley Animal Rights Center
Puppies and Vegan Ice Cream Festival | Berkeley
Join in for Vegan Ice Cream at the first and only community center for animal rights in the US – the Berkeley Animal Rights Center. Love ice cream? Love puppies? Love new friends? This event is for you. – Meet Pao, one of the three dogs rescued ...
Opera on the Spot: WTF Mind-Bending Moments from the Classics | SF
Sunday, September 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
Opera on the Spot: WTF Mind-Bending Moments from the Classics | SF
Opera plots got everyone going WTF over there as they select their favorite mind-bending moments from the classics. There will be swears in this show, so please come prepared with earmuffs.! Pianist Danny Sullivan joins the cast to kick off this irreverent look at OPERA ...

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.
Victorian Walking Tour
Every Sunday | 2 pm
1801 Bush, 1801 Bush St., SF, CA
Free, but donations are accepted.
On a walk through the neighborhood of Lafayette Square, you’ll …

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.
Sunday Afternoon Bluegrass Jam
Every Sunday | 4-7 pm
The Lucky Horseshoe, 453 Cortland Ave., SF, CA
FREE
Jamming happens …

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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