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Saturday, May 26

Bay Area KidFest | Concord Bay Area KidFest | Concord

Bay Area Festivals, Inc. is pleased to present Bay Area KidFest, a 3-day holiday weekend of quality live entertainment, activities and sports for children to stimulate learning and exploration while presenting parents with new ideas and opportunities from arts & crafts and other exhibitors. KidFest …

Huge Warriors vs. Rockets Game 6 Watch Party + $4 Beers | SoMa StrEat Food Prk
Saturday, May 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Huge Warriors vs. Rockets Game 6 Watch Party + $4 Beers | SoMa StrEat Food Prk

The Warriors face off against the Rockets in the Western Conference Finals. Will the Warriors go all the way or will the sun finally set on the Golden State?
NBA Playoffs Watch Parties: Rockets vs. Warriors
Game 6 – Saturday, May 26, 2018 | 6pm
SoMa StrEat Food …

Sunday, May 27

Inner Richmond: Part II Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides Inner Richmond: Part II Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides

The district’s rich history goes back to the 19th century and includes robbers’ roosts and racetracks, squatters and roadhouses, a saloon district and a red light district, as well as charming Victorian row houses and beautiful Craftsmans, the 1902 and 1903 Big Games, an earthquake …

46th Annual Muir Beach Firemen’s BBQ | Mt. Tam
Sunday, May 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$20 parking per vehicle. Donations are appreciated
| Santos Meadows, Muir Woods Road
46th Annual Muir Beach Firemen's BBQ | Mt. Tam

The 46th Annual Muir Beach Volunteer Firemen’s Barbecue is a fun event for the whole family with delicious food, activities for the kids, live music and dancing.
An annual Memorial Day Weekend tradition in Marin, the event takes place on Sunday, May 27, from noon to …

Indie Rock Concert: Matt Jaffe | Union Square
Sunday, May 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Indie Rock Concert: Matt Jaffe | Union Square

Matt Jaffe is a singer/songwriter from San Francisco. Cutting his teeth on open mics around the Bay Area, Matt started taking music (a little bit) more seriously when Jerry Harrison of Talking Heads offered to produce his first record. Since then, Matt has churned out …

Monday, May 28

2018 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough
Monday, May 28 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Hillsborough North School Field
2018 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough

Bring the family to celebrate Hillsborough’s 9th Annual Memorial Day Parade, Carnival and Music Festival.
Wells Fargo Stagecoach, the San Mateo Marching Band, the Burlingame High School Band, the Los Trancos Marching Band, our schools, our dignitaries, community services organizations and so much more. See below …

2018 Memorial Day Celebration Live Music & Free BBQ | San Anselmo 2018 Memorial Day Celebration Live Music & Free BBQ | San Anselmo

Spend the day with Vets who have served our country at The American Legion fun annual Memorial Day Celebration at the Log Cabin and Dugout Bar from 1-7 pm on Monday, May 28, 2018.
There will be a free BBQ, live music by Frank Bohan & Friends. Full Bar, 
Bake Sale, Memorial …

Tuesday, May 29

“Scissors, Paper, Stone” Book Reading & Discussion | Green Apple Books
Tuesday, May 29 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
"Scissors, Paper, Stone" Book Reading & Discussion | Green Apple Books

Submitted by the Event Organizer
Martha K. Davis reads from her new novel, Scissors, Paper, Stone.  Praise for Scissors, Paper, Stone
“With Scissors, Paper, Stone, Martha K. Davis has given us an ambitious coming of (lesbian) age story that is a movingly honest inquiry into the messy, …

Wednesday, May 30

Hawaiian Jazz Concert: The Alcatraz Islanders | Union Square Live
Wednesday, May 30 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE
Hawaiian Jazz Concert: The Alcatraz Islanders  | Union Square Live

The Alcatraz Islanders perform swing era Hawaiian music that blends traditional island melodies with mainland jazz.

Thursday, May 31

Swing Dance Lesson: Dancing & Performances | SF
Thursday, May 31 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The 9:20 Special
Swing Dance Lesson: Dancing & Performances | SF

Join the 9:20 Special for their annual Open House at the largest, longest running Lindy Hop venue in San Francisco.
There will be a free beginner lesson, free social dance, and free performances in our big, beautiful ballroom. Bring a date, bring a friend, or come …

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Tuesday, June 5

Wine & Movie Night: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off | Top of the Mark
Tuesday, June 5 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Top of the Mark Lounge
Wine & Movie Night: Ferris Bueller's Day Off | Top of the Mark

Wednesday, June 6

“Summer Sounds” Free Lunchtime Concert | Oakland
Wednesday, June 6 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE
"Summer Sounds" Free Lunchtime Concert | Oakland

Thursday, June 7

Music & Market Summer Concerts: The Purple Ones | Concord
Thursday, June 7 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE
Music & Market Summer Concerts: The Purple Ones | Concord
Movies on the Square: “Lion” | Redwood City
Thursday, June 7 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE
Movies on the Square: "Lion" | Redwood City

Friday, June 8

Music on the Square: 80’s Rock Covers | Redwood City
Friday, June 8 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Music on the Square: 80's Rock Covers | Redwood City