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Saturday, October 7

22nd Annual Arab Cultural Festival | Union Square
Saturday, October 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
22nd Annual Arab Cultural Festival | Union Square
The 22nd Annual Arab Cultural Festival moves to Union Square to bring the sights, smells, and sounds of the Arab world to San Francisco with a showcase of the arts, entertainment, cuisine, traditions, and, most importantly, the spirit of Arab Americans and of the Arab world. 2017 Arab Cultural ...
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to seven Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each month. This includes the de Young, Legion of Honor, CJM and Oakland Museum of ...

2nd Annual Santa Clara City Library Comic Con
Saturday, October 7 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santa Clara City Library
2nd Annual Santa Clara City Library Comic Con
Santa Clara City Library is bringing together Bay Area artists, comic book shops, cosplayers, makers, and authors for the second annual Santa Clara City Library Comic Con this fall. Join them at the Central Park Library on Saturday, October 7th for a full day of panels ...
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2017: Saturday | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, October 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Hellman Hollow
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2017: Saturday | Golden Gate Park

2017 brings San Francisco the 17th annual Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival, one of the largest, free-est and beloved music festivals in the country. Be one of over 750,000 attendees over the three-day musical extravaganza in beautiful Golden Gate Park. The full 2017 lineup has been released, and it’s ...

Fleet Week 2017: Blue Angels Airshow | Saturday
Saturday, October 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Marina Green
Fleet Week 2017: Blue Angels Airshow | Saturday

Look up in the sky when you hear the roaring of jet engines and head down to SF’s northern waterfront and Dogpatch for San Francisco’s annual Fleet Week airshow and festival. 36th Annual San Francisco Fleet Week  October 2 – 9, 2017 San Francisco FREE ...

1st Annual Romanian Festival SF Bay Area | Hayward
Saturday, October 7 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Holy Resurrection Romanian
1st Annual Romanian Festival SF Bay Area | Hayward
Save the date of Saturday, October 7th for the 1st Annual Romanian Festival in the San Francisco Bay Area. At the event, you will have the opportunity to experience the different wonderful aspects of Romanian Culture. The festival will have traditional food, drinks, dance, music, as well ...
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting with E&O Kitchen & Bar | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, October 7 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting with E&O Kitchen & Bar | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market and highlighting Bay Day. Born and raised in Korea, Sharon’s connection to food began with her first food memory, a noodle dish made with a rich dark ...
Walking San Francisco’s 49 Mile Scenic Drive: 3.8-Mile Loop Hike | SF
Saturday, October 7 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| 14th St. at Market St.,
Walking San Francisco's 49 Mile Scenic Drive: 3.8-Mile Loop Hike | SF
Join the authors of the hot new SF Guide, Walking San Francisco’s 49 Mile Scenic Drive, for a 3.8-mile loop hike along one section of 49 Mile Scenic Drive: Walk #14, The Mission. Special Guest, Katharine Holland, realtor, and author of the books’ Victorian Architecture chapter, ...
Fitbit Local Monthly Workout: Ferry Building Fitness Run | SF
Saturday, October 7 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco Ferry Building
Fitbit Local Monthly Workout: Ferry Building Fitness Run | SF
Sweat it out with Fitbit Local, a monthly series of free workouts hosted by fitness leaders from your community. Beautiful scenery makes every workout better. That’s why Fitbit Local Ambassadors Caroline Jordan and Buddy Macuha are leading a walk/run between two scenic landmarks—the San Francisco Ferry Building and ...
Tiny Telephone’s 20th Anniversary Bash: Beer, DJs & Bands | SF
Saturday, October 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Tiny Telephone
Tiny Telephone's 20th Anniversary Bash: Beer, DJs & Bands | SF
Tiny Telephone is a San Francisco gem, a little recording studio run by indie-rock icon John Vanderslice which has recorded all the indie gods of the genre Death Cab for Cutie, Spoon, Sleater-Kinny, St. Vincent, Deerhoof, and the Mountain Goats. For their 20th Anniversary, they’re throwing ...
“Altered Barbie” Art Show: Closing Reception | Mission
Saturday, October 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are accepted.
| Back to the Picture

The annual Altered Barbie Exhibition is a creative re-use art show where people transform these icons into not-so-everyday art reflecting our current society. This quirky art show is back after a two year absence. The 2017 theme is Super Heroine & Hero so that the artistic people of San ...

Draconids Meteor Shower | 2017
Saturday, October 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Draconids Meteor Shower | 2017
October’s Draconid meteor shower – sometimes called the Giacobinids – radiates from the fiery mouth of the northern constellation Draco the Dragon. Because the radiant is located so far north on the sky’s dome, this shower favors temperate and far-northern latitudes, such as the U.S., ...
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, October 7 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
| SF Maritime National Historical Park
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF

Sailors and scallywags alike gather around for an evening of traditional sea songs and chanteys for the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park’s monthly chantey on the first Saturday night of each month at 8 pm. Park rangers will lead the public in traditional sea-faring tunes ...

Renegade Drive-In Movie Night: “Dawn of the Dead” | North Bay
Saturday, October 7 – 8:15 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Meetup and donations are accepted.
| Old Hamilton Theater Building
Renegade Drive-In Movie Night:

The North Bay Mobile Drive-In hits Novato with a renegade outdoor film screening in this DIY flash mob drive-in movie where you watch a flick on a 30-foot screen, tune your radio to 88.3, and drink in your car. There is no grass, so you’ll either want to sit in your car, or bring ...

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.
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 …

Late Night Downtown Comedy at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF
Late Night Downtown Comedy at SF's Newest Art Bar | SF

Bar Fluxus, run by the same people behind Madrone Art Bar, is a new downtown cocktail bar filled with cool art and as colorful as a big box of crayons.
Every Saturday night downtown comes alive with a fresh new comedy set hosted by Feel Woods …

“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.
Admission is $5, and you’ll enjoy comedy from some of the Bay Area’s favorite comedians. Also, this event is BYOB.
All this goodness is brought to you …

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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