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Saturday, October 21

29th Annual San Francisco “Old Car Picnic” | Golden Gate Park
29th Annual San Francisco
Celebrate the 29 years of San Francisco Old Car Picnic (formerly Jimmy’s Old Car Picnic) showing off cars from 1987 or older at Hellman Hollow (Speedway Meadow) in Golden Gate Park. 2017 San Francisco Old Car Picnic Saturday, October 21, 2017 | 7 am to 4 pm Hellman Hollow (formerly Speedway Meadow), 50 Overlook Dr, GG ...
4th Annual Library To Library Bike Tour Loop | San Jose
Saturday, October 21 – 8:45 am | Cost: FREE | Calabazas Branch Library
4th Annual Library To Library Bike Tour Loop | San Jose
Please join them to celebrate bikes and libraries. Bicycling librarians will lead a 25 mile loop, visiting 6 Silicon Valley libraries. The Library 2 Library Bicycle Loop Tour is a fun tour for library lovers and bicycle riders. They bring people of all ages together and highlight the ...

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Bernal Heights & Potrero Hill Residents
Saturday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Bernal Heights & Potrero Hill 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 ...

Corgi Con Fall 2017: Massive Dogo Beach Paw-ty | Ocean Beach
Saturday, October 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach (Below Cliff House)
Corgi Con Fall 2017: Massive Dogo Beach Paw-ty | Ocean Beach
The NorCal Corgi Con is a wonderfully bizarre beach day bash for dogs (and their pawrents) that brings together hundreds of enthusiastic Corgis, their owners and wannabes too on Ocean Beach in San FranCorgsco, between Stairwell 2 and 5 near the Cliff House, from 10 am to 2 ...
Grand Opening: SF’s First Bike Park | McLaren Park
Saturday, October 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | McLaren Bike Park
Grand Opening: SF's First Bike Park | McLaren Park
Strap on your helmets. You’re invited to the opening of San Francisco’s first bike park, McLaren Bike Park, on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. McLaren Bike Park Grand Opening Saturday, October 21, 2017 | 10a-2p 2050 Sunnydale Ave., SF FREE The brand new park is ...
2017 Potrero Hill Festival & Street Fair: 100+ Vendors & Live Music | SF
Saturday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Potrero Hill Neighborhood House
2017 Potrero Hill Festival & Street Fair: 100+ Vendors & Live Music | SF
Potrero Hill, iconic neighborhood extraordinaire, is hosting the 27th annual festival – an exciting street fair on 20th Street. They’ll have music, food, crafts, rides and activities for young and old alike. 2017 Potrero Hill Festival Saturday, October 21, 2017 | 11 am to 4 pm 20th Street ...
SF Open Studios 2017 | Presidio, Richmond, Sunset, West Portal, Ocean View
Saturday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco
SF Open Studios 2017 | Presidio, Richmond, Sunset, West Portal, Ocean View

SF Open Studios is the oldest and largest open studios program in the country, featuring an annual, month-long, city-wide art event that showcases over 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios over four weekends in October and November. Each weekend, art patrons, admirers, and collectors ...

2017 San Francisco Trolley Dances | SF
Saturday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch; if you take Muni, fare is required
| CIIS - California Institute of Integral Studies
2017 San Francisco Trolley Dances | SF

Each year, Epiphany Productions transforms the city’s streets into stages through San Francisco Trolley Dances, a series of free contemporary dance performances along a Muni line. For the price of a Muni ticket, you’ll get a “hop-on, hop-off” Muni tour to experience an extraordinary lineup of ...

2017 Clarion Alley Block Party: 11 Hours of Live Music & Mural Celebration | SF
Saturday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Clarion Alley
2017 Clarion Alley Block Party: 11 Hours of Live Music & Mural Celebration | SF
Come on down to Clarion Alley Mural Project, nestled between Mission and Valencia and 17th and 18th, and check out the murals while listening to some great tunes as well. In the spirit of Clarion, it’s free for everyone. They are taking donations to help buy ...
12th Annual Children’s Halloween Hootenanny: “Nightmares & Fears” | Haight
Saturday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Kezar Stadium
12th Annual Children's Halloween Hootenanny:
Come out and celebrate the Haight-Ashbury Street Fair’s 12th year of providing a fun, free and safe place for the children and families to come out for Halloween fun in the Haight from 11 am to 4 pm on Saturday, October 21, 2017. The 2017 theme ...
2017 Día de los Muertos Festival: Live Mariachi, Dancing, Sugar Skulls & Lucha Libre | San José
Saturday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | St. James Park (San Jose)
2017 Día de los Muertos Festival: Live Mariachi, Dancing, Sugar Skulls & Lucha Libre | San José
Come enjoy 8th Annual Dia De Los Muertos Festival filled with live music, food, local artists, vendors, and even Lucha Libre wrestling. 2017 Día de los Muertes Festival Saturday, October 21, 2017 | 11 am to 6 pm St. James Park, San Jose FREE Día San José is steeped in tradition, culture and featuring an ...
2017 Wharf Fest | Fisherman’s Wharf
Saturday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*FREE festival, but tickets required for annual chowder tasting.
| Fisherman's Wharf
2017 Wharf Fest | Fisherman’s Wharf

Wharf Fest returns to San Francisco’s iconic waterfront neighborhood. For the fifth year in a row, Fisherman’s Wharf invites Bay Area locals to come enjoy the neighborhood after the crowds of visitors have subsided but before the fabulous fall weather fades away. 2017 Wharf Fest ...

Visitacion Valley Part II: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Saturday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| 45 Leland Ave.
Visitacion Valley Part II: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Explore Visitacion Valley, named by 18th-century Spaniards lost in the fog and part of the only local land grant deeded to an Anglo. The afternoon tour concentrates on community life – including Eichler housing, a Julia Morgan church, landscaped greenways, and more – in the “Valley ...
2017 Cowboy Hootenanny Folk Festival | East Bay
Saturday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but parking is $5 (cash only)
| Sunol-Ohlone Regional Wilderness
2017 Cowboy Hootenanny Folk Festival | East Bay
Come celebrate the cowboy and ranching heritage and learn how to square dance to some good old-fashioned foot stompin’, hand clappin’ blue grass music in the grassy meadow at the Sunol-Ohlone Regional Wilderness. 2017 Cowboy Hootenanny Folk Festival Saturday, October 21, 2017 | 11 am to 4 pm Sunol-Ohlone Regional ...
Alemany Farm 13th Annual Harvest Festival | SF
Saturday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Alemany Farm
Alemany Farm 13th Annual Harvest Festival | SF
This community gathering has become a favorite fall tradition as we enjoy the warm October sun before we head into the shorter, cooler winter days. All are welcome. Bring a friend…make new friends…catch up with old friends…and have some fun at the farm on Saturday, October ...
International Archaeology Day at the Presidio | SF
Saturday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| Archaeology Field Station ( Presidio Officers)
International Archaeology Day at the Presidio | SF
Experience events that capture the spirit and vitality of the Presidio… past and present. Activities for this event begin at the Archaeology Field Station across from the Presidio Officers’ Club Come join Presidio archaeologists at International Archaeology Day. The team will host activities for all ages. See ...
20h Annual UN Film Festival: Kids Films & Live Jazz | Palo Alto
Saturday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to all panels. $10 per film session (1.5-3 hrs). Free admission for students with valid ID.
| Mitchell Park Library & Community Center
20h Annual UN Film Festival: Kids Films & Live Jazz | Palo Alto

The 20th annual United Nations Association Film Festival, an international documentary film festival, will run from October 19 to 29, 2017 at various locations in Palo Alto, San Francisco, and Stanford University. 2017 United Nations Association Film Festival October 19-29, 2017 Palo Alto, Stanford University, ...

2017 SF Open Studios Weekend | Presidio & Ocean View
Saturday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
2017 SF Open Studios Weekend | Presidio & Ocean View

San Francisco comes alive with art this October and November as ArtSpan presents the 42nd Anniversary of SF Open Studios – the oldest and largest event of its kind in the country, featuring 800 artists. It’s an unrivaled opportunity for art patrons, collectors, and admirers ...

International Archaeology Day | The Presidio
Saturday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is encouraged.
| Presidio Officers' Club
International Archaeology Day | The Presidio
Have you ever wondered what an archaeologist actually does? Did you know that there are archaeologists working and studying right here in San Francisco? To find out more, come join Presidio archaeologists at International Archaeology Day. See archaeology in action as Presidio Trust archaeologists uncover the ...

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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