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Sunday, October 22

October Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay
Sunday, October 22 – 7:15 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP is required (415)-388-2596. Admission to the park is free before 9am.
| Muir Woods National Monument
October Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay

Attend a sunrise guided tour through Muir Woods National Monument. While the early hour may seem uncivilized, if not down-right obscene, sunrise is a particularly beautiful time to visit an old-growth redwood forest. You’ll learn about the local plant and animal residents which are more ...

Rare Tenderloin Guided Tour: Part I | SF City Guides
Sunday, October 22 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Powell & Market
Rare Tenderloin Guided Tour: Part I | SF City Guides
Explore the Tenderloin’s isolated rural village beginnings and its years as a quiet residential and small business neighborhood. Find out how it morphed into San Francisco’s hotel and silk stocking entertainment and vice district, how it became part of the mean streets in the last half ...

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Bayview-Hunters Point & Mission Residents
Sunday, October 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Bayview-Hunters Point & Mission 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 ...

2017 East Bay Mini Maker Faire | Oakland
Sunday, October 22 – All Day | Cost: $18.84*
*Tickets are for advanced purchase.
| Studio One Art Center
2017 East Bay Mini Maker Faire | Oakland
The East Bay returns for its 8th Year in 2017 on October 22. Celebrate the DIY spirit at the East Bay Mini Maker Faire where you can meet over 150 inspirational, local makers showing and sharing rockets and robots, digital fabrication, DIY science and technology, urban farming and sustainability, alternative ...
2017 Fiesta On The Hill | Bernal Heights
Sunday, October 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Cortland & Bocana
2017 Fiesta On The Hill | Bernal Heights
Fiesta on the Hill will celebrate its 29th year with live bands, dancing in the street, street artists, pumpkin carving, petting zoos, a wide variety of food and more. This year we will join the San Francisco citywide celebration of the 50th Anniversary of “Summer of ...
Music Carnival: Instrument Petting Zoo & Live Music | Berkeley
Sunday, October 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Crowden Music Center
Music Carnival: Instrument Petting Zoo & Live Music | Berkeley
Crowden’s annual musical carnival is a day-long celebration for the entire family. Visit their popular Instrument Petting Zoo, where young student zookeepers help you touch and play the instruments of the orchestra. They even have special miniature string instruments for tiny hands and fingers. Hear the San Francisco ...
Exploratorium Free Community Day | SF
Sunday, October 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Exploratorium
Exploratorium Free Community Day | SF

The Exploratorium is a twenty-first-century learning laboratory, an eye-opening, always-changing, playful place to explore and tinker featuring hundreds of science, art, and human perception exhibits. While they don’t have monthly free days, they do host several special events throughout the year offering free admission for all. ...

Community Music Day: Classic Demos, Musical Performances & Petting Zoo | Berkeley
Sunday, October 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Crowden Music Center
Community Music Day: Classic Demos, Musical Performances & Petting Zoo | Berkeley
Community Music Day is Crowden’s annual free musical carnival for the entire family. Join Crowden, San Francisco Chamber Orchestra, San Francisco Girls Chorus, and East Bay Music Together for a day of musical fun. What to Do at Community Music Day Instrument Petting Zoo Kids and adults alike ...
2017 San Francisco Trolley Dances | SF
Sunday, October 22 – 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 ...

“Lumpia Palooza” Food Festival | Soma StrEat Food Park
Sunday, October 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: $5*
*$5 admission fee, food and drink available for purchase.
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
SoMa StrEat Food Park is celebrating our favorite Filipino speciality in style with our first ever Lumpia festival: Lumpia Palooza. Celebrate all things Lumpia with some of the best Lumpia vendors from all over the Bay Area serving what they do best plus BigBody Cisco from ...
SF Open Studios 2017 | Presidio, Richmond, Sunset, West Portal, Ocean View
Sunday, October 22 – 11:00 am | 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 ...

Going On a Dance: Roving Party Halloween Edition | SF
Going On a Dance: Roving Party Halloween Edition | SF
Want to feel more confident in your dance moves? Need to release stress after a long day of work? Tired of the same old workouts inside a crowded gym? Then this is the event for you. “Going On a Dance” is a high energy, fun, positive, and inclusive ...
Millennium’s Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Sunday, October 22 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Millennium's Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Join them at CUESA’s Jack London Square Farmers Market in Oakland for a Market to Table Cooking Demonstration with Eric Tucker of Millennium featuring the seasonal bounty of the Jack London Square Farmers Market. Eric Tucker is the founding and current Chef and co-owner of Millennium ...
“Open Carry” Guitar Rally | Crissy Field
Sunday, October 22 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Crissy Field
You have the right to wear your guitar proudly and unashamed. Leave the long rifles at home. During an Open Carry Guitar Rally, they urge citizens to congregate in a public place while displaying your instruments. Well, of course. What else would you do? Where to Meet: Meet at ...
2017 Beat Museum Poetry Festival | North Beach
2017 Beat Museum Poetry Festival | North Beach

You’re invited to the 10th Annual Beat Museum Poetry Festival on October 21-22, 2017 from 1 pm to 6 pm featuring the living poets, poets laureate, former Stegner Fellows, local published poets, as well as brilliant old and new-timers, plus musicians and performance artists from ...

“Old South Park” Rare Guided Walking Tour | SF
Sunday, October 22 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Shell Gas Station (3rd St.)
A short tour of San Francisco’s first planned community — its ups and downs, fortune, romance, and the infamous ‘2nd Street Cut.’ Meet at the Shell station on 3rd St. between Bryant and Brannan Sts. Public transportation: MUNI lines 12, 15, 30, 45.
Uncovering The Parkside: Rare Walking Tour | SF
Sunday, October 22 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted. Some tours may be limited in size
| Parkside Branch Library
Uncovering The Parkside: Rare Walking Tour | SF
Find out about the Parkside, the first neighborhood to begin growing on the west side of SF in the early 1900s. You’ll find out how public transportation made the difference and learn to identify the three major periods of development by the houses you see. This tour is offered in May and October only. Location: Meet at ...
San Francisco Civic Symphony: Inspirations from Prague | Nourse Theatre
Sunday, October 22 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$10 suggested donation
| Nourse Theatre
San Francisco Civic Symphony: Inspirations from Prague | Nourse Theatre
The oldest community orchestra, San Francisco Civic Symphony cordially invites you to see the 2017-2018 season opening concert, “Inspirations from Prague” on Sunday, October 22, 2017. Program: Dvořák – Carnival Overture, Op. 92 Smetana – The Moldau (from Má Vlast) Dvořák – Symphony No. 9 “From the New World” Music Director ...
Opera On Tap: A Fached Up Halloween | SF
Opera On Tap: A Fached Up Halloween | SF
Please note, the event has been delayed until the 22nd due to poor air quality. Opera On Tap San Francisco celebrates gender-bending at it’s finest as they take a Fached-Up approach to opera arias. Sopranos singing Bass, Tenors singing Mezzo… who knows where this night of horrifying ...

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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