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Saturday, May 27

2017 Port Costa Town Wide Yard Sale
Saturday, May 27 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Port Costa, CA, United States
2017 Port Costa Town Wide Yard Sale

Hear Ye, Hear Ye – Come one and come all, to the Sale of the Century as the quaint hamlet of Port Costa, California will host a town wide yard sale on Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 9 am to 6 pm.
Find unique gadgets, fancy whirligigs, and …

2017 Family Fun Festival: Skateboard Contest, Cooking Demos & Puppet DIY | Berkeley
Saturday, May 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Martin Luther King, Jr. Civic Center Park
2017 Family Fun Festival: Skateboard Contest, Cooking Demos & Puppet DIY | Berkeley

The Ecology Center Farmers’ Markets’ annual Family Fun Festival is “a whole day of free fun for the whole family” featuring games, contests, performances, and hands-on activities for all ages.
2017 Family Fun Festival
Saturday, May 27, 2017 | 10 am to 3 pm
Berkeley Farmers Market, MLK Jr …

San Francisco Carnaval Festival 2017: Saturday | Mission
Saturday, May 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted
| Harrison Street between 16th and 22nd Streets
San Francisco Carnaval Festival 2017: Saturday | Mission
Point Reyes Open Studios: Memorial Day Weekend | North Bay
Saturday, May 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE
Point Reyes Open Studios: Memorial Day Weekend | North Bay
Bay Area’s Newest Water Park: Grand Opening | Dublin
Saturday, May 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: $17*
*Full day admission for non-resident adults is $17
Bay Area's Newest Water Park: Grand Opening | Dublin

The City of Dublin is proud to bring you The Wave, it’s newest and most exciting community facility. Come spend the day at the awaited grand opening on Saturday, May 27, 2017.
The Wave is a 31,000-square foot state-of-the-art aquatics facility anchored by a natatorium (indoor pool), outdoor sports …

2017 Eastlake Music Festival: Free All-Day Live Music, DJ & Dance Party | Oakland
Saturday, May 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lake Merrit Blvd Amphitheater
2017 Eastlake Music Festival: Free All-Day Live Music, DJ & Dance Party | Oakland

Boogie down at The Eastlake Music Festival at the Lake Merritt Amphitheater in Oakland which features local music, dance, indie arts and crafts, micro-brews and food trucks.
2017 Eastlake Music Festival
Saturday, May 27, 2017 | 1 pm to 9 pm
Lake Merritt Amphitheater, Oakland
FREE, but donations are appreciated
> …

Sausage Fest Block Party: Food, Music & Beer | Oakland
Saturday, May 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission. Bring cash for food & drinks.
| Jack London Square
Sausage Fest Block Party: Food, Music & Beer | Oakland

On Saturday afternoon, May 27th come on down to the Sausage Fest Block Party at Jack London Square.
> Admission is free, but you can get advanced beer tokens – $10 for commemorative pint glass & first beer, $30 for “Baller” tickets (two beers, pint glass & …

Unify 2017: Free Hip Hop Concert and Environmental Justice Panel | Oakland
Saturday, May 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but text "UNIFY2017" to RSVP
| 955 7th St, Oakland, CA
Unify 2017: Free Hip Hop Concert and Environmental Justice Panel | Oakland

Hip-Hop For Change, Greenpeace and the Sierra Club are throwing The 2nd Annual Oakland Environmental Equity Summit at the Greenpeace Actions Warehouse with headliner Immortal Technique on Saturday, May 27, 2017.
The event will be free to the public and will raise money for local POC-led …

International Women Choreographers Panel Discussion | SF Int’l Arts Fest 2017
Saturday, May 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
International Women Choreographers Panel Discussion | SF Int'l Arts Fest 2017

Six young women choreographers discuss how economics and cultural practice impacts the creative process; the approaches they have taken to establish a niche, home or business model for themselves in their home (or adopted) city/country; and have there been ramifications for the performing arts (and …

“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF
Saturday, May 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $5
“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF

This week’s lineup:

Katie Compa (San Francisco Sketchfest, High Times Magazine)
Zack Chapaloni (TBS National Comedy Competition)
Andrew Orolfo (Bridgetown Comedy Festival)
Ben Kolina (Future owner, Oakland Athletics)

“Flyaway” Outdoor Vertical Dance Performance | SF
Saturday, May 27 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE

Sunday, May 28

San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2017
Sunday, May 28 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | Bryant & 24th
San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2017

On May 28th, 2017 at 9:30 am the 2017 San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade kicks–off at the corner of 24th and Bryant Streets.
The theme, El Corazón de San Pancho/The Heart of San Francisco refers to the very essence of what it means to identify with …

San Francisco Carnaval Festival 2017: Sunday | Mission
Sunday, May 28 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Harrison Street between 16th and 22nd Streets
San Francisco Carnaval Festival 2017: Sunday | Mission
2017 Burmese New Year Water Festival | Union City
Sunday, May 28 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Kennedy Park,1333 Decoto Rd, Union City, CA 94587
2017 Burmese New Year Water Festival | Union City

Join the Bay Area Burmese Community for the annual Burmese New Year Water Festival at Kennedy Park in Union City from 10 am to 3 pm on Sunday, May 28, 2017.
There will be Burmese traditional dance performances, foods from various regions of Myanmar, traditional ceremony of paying …

San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival: Sunday | 2017
Sunday, May 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival: Sunday | 2017

> View 2017 Schedule
Chevron Stage
On the soccer field adjacent to the tennis courts. Bring your lawn chairs & blankets.

11:00 – 12:00 Halau Makana Lani- Hula Show
12:30 – 1:00 Hansamo Smulnori – Korean Music & Dance
1:30 – 3:30 Mariachi Los Gallos‐ Mariachi
4:00 – 6:00 Long Time- …

“Bethel Remembers” Memorial Day | San Jose
Sunday, May 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE

Recognize the men and women who have bravely lost their lives in war at Bethel Church in San Jose from 11 am to 3 pm on Sunday, May 28, 2017.
The 2017 Memorial Day event includes:
11 am- 90 minute presentation (in the main auditorium) that includes:

Honoring & Recognizing those who …

Point Reyes Open Studios: Memorial Day Weekend | North Bay
Sunday, May 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE
Point Reyes Open Studios: Memorial Day Weekend | North Bay