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Saturday, February 24

Family Bird Walk | The Presidio
Saturday, February 24 – 8:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club
Family Bird Walk | The Presidio
Enjoy this family walk in the Presidio led by young birder Jonah Benningfield. This event is great for birders of any level, and they welcome families with young birders. Dress for hiking and variable weather. Bring your binoculars. They will have youth binoculars to share ...
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Cow Hollow Residents
Saturday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Cow Hollow 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 ...

3rd Annual Academic Excellence Day: Family Arts Workshop, Karaoke & DJ Music | Hayward
Saturday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free and an RSVP is encouraged.
| Parent Resource Center HUB
3rd Annual Academic Excellence Day: Family Arts Workshop, Karaoke & DJ Music | Hayward
Join them for the Hayward Unified School District’s, 3rd Annual Academic Excellence Day, Celebrating Arts in Our Schools and Community event. This event is hosted by Parent University and is open to all Hayward families and staff. Schedule: 9:30 Registration 10:00 Welcome Ceremony 10:30 – 11:45 Workshop 1 12:15 – 1:45 ...
2018 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF
Saturday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Portsmouth Square
2018 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Chinatown. The Chinatown Community Street Fair takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Parade. At the fair, experience Chinese cultural arts such as Chinese folk dancing, opera, drumming and much more at the entertainment stage on Washington ...

Win Tix: The Great San Francisco Crystal Fair | Fort Mason The Great San Francisco Crystal Fair is a magical mix of crystals, minerals, beads, jewelry, and the healing arts. With around 40 vendors at each show, there are thousands of items available at affordable prices.Vendors from Asia, Europe, and Africa (as well as California artisans) will ...
Annual “Give Kids a Smile” Day: Free Dental Check-up, Screening & Goodies | SF
Saturday, February 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | University of the Pacific School of Dentistry
Annual
University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry will offer free dental check-ups and oral health screenings for children as part of a Give Kids A Smile event. The screenings will take place at the Dugoni School of Dentistry’s Pediatric Clinic on the San Francisco campus ...
37th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off: Amateur Teams | Santa Cruz Boardwalk
Saturday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission; $10 Tasting Kits.
| Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
37th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off: Amateur Teams | Santa Cruz Boardwalk

Join the delicious festivities as amateur and professional chefs prepare their finest clam chowder recipes in the country’s largest and longest-running clam chowder competition. Every year, talented chefs from throughout the West Coast compete for the glory of the Best Clam Chowder on the Santa Cruz ...

“TreasureFest” Mardi Gras Special Flea Market | Treasure Island
Saturday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: $5 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
Join in for a special Mardi Gras themed Treasure Island Flea. First 500 each day get free mardi gras beads. Happy hour specials: Buy one, get one craft hurricane cocktails 30+ Food trucks and tents serving New Orleans inspired foods like West Coast Gumbo and California Beignets Live Jazz ...
Love to Explore Tour: Chinatown & Chinese New Year Fair | SF
Saturday, February 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Name your own price tour
| Starbucks (Chinatown)
Love to Explore Tour: Chinatown & Chinese New Year Fair | SF
Tour presented by Love to Explore with local guide, Dan Love, who is very knowledgeable in world history and also a foodie adventurer to take you to explore through the streets and alleys of Chinatown and explain the fascinating culture and history and social movements ...
SF’s Newest Community Garden: Grand Opening Celebration | SF
Saturday, February 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Geneva Community Garden
SF's Newest Community Garden: Grand Opening Celebration | SF
Join them for the grand opening celebration of the Geneva Community Garden on Saturday, February 24 from 10 a.m. to noon. San Francisco’s newest community garden is located at Geneva and Delano Avenues in District 11. They will have an inaugural planting, raffles and potluck ...
“Message in a Bottle 2018” Open House & Craft Day | SF
Saturday, February 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Palace of Fine Arts
Come get crafty with Wee Scotty’s sewing workshop. Get up close to animal friends with Tree Frog Treks. Check out their activity tables while enjoying live music by Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts jazz quintet, The Real Deal.
Treasure Island History Day: Walt Disney & SF | Treasure Island
Saturday, February 24 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated.
| Treasure Island Historic Building One
Treasure Island History Day: Walt Disney & SF | Treasure Island

“Little Island – Big Ideas” is a free lecture series on the past, present and future of Treasure Island presented by the Treasure Island Museum Association. The lecture series is presented on Treasure Island, in historic Building One, on select Saturdays at 10:30 am. Treasure ...

Aruna Lee’s Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, February 24 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Aruna Lee's Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | 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 one of our market seller-farmers. Aruna was born in South Korea and grew up in a Buddhist monastery where home-grown vegetables were at the heart ...
From the Magic City to the Magic Kingdom: Walt Disney at the GGIE | SF
Saturday, February 24 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Treasure Island Historic Building One
From the Magic City to the Magic Kingdom: Walt Disney at the GGIE | SF
Just in time for the 78th anniversary of the opening of the Golden Gate International Exposition. Walt Disney and Disney Studios are well known for their contributions to the 1964-65 New York World’s Fair. “Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln,” “It’s A Small World,” and other canonical ...
2018 Lunar New Year Celebration | Redwood City
Saturday, February 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*The event is free and open to the public.
| Courthouse Square
2018 Lunar New Year Celebration | Redwood City
Come to the 8th annual Lunar New Year Celebration in Redwood City featuring lion dancers, red panda acrobats, martial artists, taiko drummers, and other live performances for this celebration. Plus, there will be a free Kids Arts and Crafts Area on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lunar ...
Chinese Historical Society Pre-Parade Mini Festival | SF
Saturday, February 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Chinese Historical Society
Chinese Historical Society Pre-Parade Mini Festival | SF
Going to San Francisco’s Chinese New Year Parade? Head to the Chinese Historical Society before the parade for a full day of programs including a dragon dance performance, special events and more to welcome in the Lunar New Year. Saturday, February 24th Program Schedule: 11:00 am – Museum opens 11:00 am ...
Free Zoo Admission for Dogs: Chinese New Year Celebration & Lion Dancing | SF Zoo
Free Zoo Admission for Dogs: Chinese New Year Celebration & Lion Dancing | SF Zoo
Get into the San Francisco Zoo for free if you were born in the Year of the Dog (1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018). Plus enjoy a day of Chinese New Year performances and activities at the zoo. 2018 Lunar New Year at the Zoo Saturday, February ...
Chinese New Year Celebration: Free Museum Admission & Lion Dancing | SF
Saturday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but an RSVP is encouraged
| Chinese Historical Society of America Museum
Chinese New Year Celebration: Free Museum Admission & Lion Dancing | SF
Come and join the Chinese Historical Society of America before the Chinese New Year Parade on Saturday, February 24, 2018, as they celebrate Chinese Lunar New Year with a full day of interactive programs. There will be free admission to the museum on this day. Plus ...
Peet’s Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF
Peet's Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF

Like wine, there are so many varieties of coffee that tasting them all can be somewhat overwhelming. Guided Tastings allow you to experience the flavor characteristics of a particular coffee and compare it to another coffee from the same or different growing region or processing ...

2018 Chinese Spring Festival | Chinatown
Saturday, February 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Chinese Culture Center
2018 Chinese Spring Festival | Chinatown

The Chinese Cultural Center hosts SF’s largest indoor Lunar New Year Celebration. New for 2018 is a Year of the Dog exhibition. Enjoy dog-themed artwork at the exhibition and all day performances from the Vietnamese Student Association Lion Dance, Chen Tai Chi, Tamiko Wong and Charlie ...

Toy Hack: Transforming Toys & Cool Cyborgs’ Programming | South SF
Saturday, February 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | South San Francisco Main Library
Toy Hack: Transforming Toys & Cool Cyborgs' Programming  | South SF
Calling all makers, young and old, join them for a toy hack at the library.  They will transform toys into interesting sculptures.   They will demonstrate how to make a LEGO Snow Gloves, insect magnets, blinking narwhals, marble pendulums, and marionette dolls or let your imagination create ...

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 …

Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park
Every Saturday – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Park
Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park

Take yourself outside and into the beauty of this city’s heart and soul. Practice yoga under the trees and let the ocean air sooth and invigorate you. This class expertly blends breathing and movement, strength and grace, imagination and form.
You will gain a personal understanding …

Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour | Marin Headlands
Every Saturday – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Point Bonita Lighthouse
Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour | Marin Headlands

Meet Point Bonita docents along the lighthouse trail. This hidden, historic setting offers breathtaking views and many stories of what life was like living at the head of such perilous waters.
A secret jewel of the Bay Area, the Point Bonita Lighthouse, built in 1855, was …

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 …

Saturday Roller Skate Party “Disco Down Dolores” | SF
Every Saturday – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
Saturday Roller Skate Party

This is the newer fresher rollerskate dance scene of San Francisco based in Dolores Park. Meet them from 2pm to 6pm every Saturday at Dolores Park Mulituse Court. They love rollerskates and blades alike.
Disco Down Dolores
Every Saturday | 2-6p
Multiuse Court, Dolores Park, Near Church & …

“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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