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Friday, June 23

Starlight Movie Night: “The Secret Life Of Pets” | Alameda
Friday, June 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Alameda Point Multi-Purpose Field
Starlight Movie Night:

Gather your family, friends and neighbors, spread out your blankets on the field, and watch a free movie under the moon and stars in Alameda. The event starts at 6:30 pm with pre-show festivities of games and crafts for kids. The movie begins at 8:15 pm. ...

The Chocolate & Art Show: Live Music, Body Painting & Chocolate Tasting | SoMa
Friday, June 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Tiered pricing starting at $5 and rising to $15.
| SOMArts Cultural Center
The Chocolate & Art Show: Live Music, Body Painting & Chocolate Tasting | SoMa

The Chocolate and Art Show takes over SOMArts Cultural Center for two days of live body painting, face-painting, live music, vendors, and most importantly, free chocolate from 8 pm to 2 am. Indulge yourself in some of SF’s finest up-and-coming artists, photographers and creators. Chocolate and Art Show June ...

Saturday, June 24

$1 Flip Flop Day | Old Navy
Saturday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: $1*
*$1 flip flops at Old Navy from 7 am to 7 pm.
| Old Navy (SF)
$1 Flip Flop Day | Old Navy
Get ready for summer and grab a pair of $1 flip-flops at participating Old Navy stores on Saturday, June 24, 2017. They’re opening extra early at 7 am for this special deal. Bay Area Old Navy stores include: San Francisco – 801 Market St Colma – 55 Colma Blvd San Bruno ...
Giant Pink Triangle on Twin Peaks: Set-Up & Ceremony | Pride 2017
Saturday, June 24 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend the ceremony, but an RSVP is requested to volunteer for the set-up
| Twin Peaks - Vista Overlook
Giant Pink Triangle on Twin Peaks: Set-Up & Ceremony | Pride 2017
Besides the outdoor marches and gatherings, one of Pride SF’s most public displays is the giant cloth pink triangle installed for the weekend at the top of Twin Peaks to remember gay victims of the Holocaust. The pink triangle was used by the Nazis in concentration camps ...
Summer Morning Yoga on Santana Row | San Jose
Saturday, June 24 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santana Row
Summer Morning Yoga on Santana Row | San Jose

Lululemon Athletica invites you to free Summer Yoga sessions every Saturday morning now through the end of August at Park Valencia across from Left Bank Brasserie. Bring your mat and enjoy a free, outdoor morning workout. Registration begins at 8:30 am, and class begins at 9 am.

Diablo Ballet: “Paws de Tutu” Dog Festival | Lafayette
Saturday, June 24 – 9:00 am | Cost: $5*
*Each admission receives a complimentary goodie bag
| Lafayette Reservoir
Diablo Ballet:
Come out for a dog-gone good time as Diablo Ballet presents the 2nd Annual PAWS de Tutu dog festival on Saturday, June 24th, at the Lafayette Reservoir. Benefiting Diablo Ballet’s PEEK (Performing Arts Education & Enrichment for Kids) Youth Outreach Program, this PAWsome day includes: Demonstrations by ...
Dyke March Playground Brunch | Dolores Park
Saturday, June 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Registration is requested and donations are appreciated.
| Helen Diller Playground (Dolores Park)
Dyke March Playground Brunch | Dolores Park
Bring the whole family to celebrate the Dyke March at the annual potluck-style brunch at Dolores Park’s fantastic playground. Please bring a dish to share. Please register for accommodations that would help your family participate to the fullest. This event is free. Donations through registration or on-site are appreciated. ...
23rd Annual Surf City Classic: Woodies on the Wharf | Santa Cruz
Saturday, June 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Wharf
23rd Annual Surf City Classic: Woodies on the Wharf | Santa Cruz
I bought a ’30 Ford wagon and we call it a woody (Surf City, here we come) You know it’s not very cherry, it’s an oldie but a goody (Surf City, here we come) – Jan & Dean Come to Santa Cruz and meet the Woodie, the ...
2017 Italian Street Painting Festival | San Rafael
Saturday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: $10*
*Saturday $10, Sunday $15. Children 12 and under, free.
| Fifth & A (San Rafael)
2017 Italian Street Painting Festival | San Rafael

Held annually in downtown San Rafael, California, the Italian Street Painting Festival showcases approximately 100 master street painters who turn the streets into an amazing gallery. View the world through the eyes of the Madonnari and enjoy this captivating ephemeral experience. 2017 Italian Street Painting Festival June 24-25, ...

Montclair Fine Arts Sidewalk Festival | Oakland
Saturday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Montclair Village
Montclair Fine Arts Sidewalk Festival | Oakland

The Village sidewalks come alive with fine art and crafts for a juried festival. Stroll along Mountain Blvd., La Salle Ave. and Antioch Court as part of the Pacific Arts Festival. 2017 Pacific Fine Arts Festival June 24-25, 2017 – Saturday | 10 am to ...

2017 Kiteboarding Competition: Big Air, Freestyle & Slalom | East Bay
Saturday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch. Food and beverage available for purchase.
| Riverview Park
2017 Kiteboarding Competition: Big Air, Freestyle & Slalom | East Bay

Come witness the second annual Delta Board Meeting, June 24th & 25th, 2017 in Pittsburg, California. Watch as Kiteboarders compete in the disciplines of big air, freestyle, and slalom in the Delta Waters to fight for the top spot. Don’t miss out on the action ...

2017 LGBTQ Pride Photo Exhibit Fabulous Celebration | SF
Saturday, June 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Harvey Milk Photography Center
2017 LGBTQ Pride Photo Exhibit Fabulous Celebration | SF

Join Harvey Milk Photography Center for the 2017 Pride weekend celebration show. This year’s exhibit is in collaboration with the wishes of Gilbert Baker, designer of the international symbol to the world of gay pride, the iconic Rainbow flag. In addition to Gilbert’s choices, they ...

San Francisco’s 241st Birthday Celebration | Presidio
Saturday, June 24 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Main Post Lawn
San Francisco's 241st Birthday Celebration | Presidio
Descendants of the original founding families of the Juan Bautista de Anza Expedition (1775-76) return to the Presidio to recognize the journey of their forefathers and the founding of El Presidio de San Francisco. San Francisco’s 241st Birthday Celebration Saturday, June 24, 2017 | 10:30 am to ...
Silicon Valley BBQ Championships: 60 Chefs, Live Music & Market | Santa Clara
Saturday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Central Park (Santa Clara)
Silicon Valley BBQ Championships: 60 Chefs, Live Music & Market | Santa Clara

Sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Association as the second largest BBQ championship on the West Coast, the Silicon Valley BBQ Championship is back for another year. 6th Annual Silicon Valley BBQ Championships June 23-24, 2017 – Friday | 4-10 pm – Saturday | 11 am to 8 pm Central Park, ...

2017 Patchwork: Spring Indie Art & Craft Festival | Oakland
Saturday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square Pavilion
2017 Patchwork: Spring Indie Art & Craft Festival | Oakland
Patchwork Show is Dear Handmade Life’s bi-annual makers festival showcasing local emerging artists, crafters and designers alongside artisan food, DIY craft workshops, gourmet food trucks and indie music in Oakland’s Jack London Square from 11 am to 5 pm on Saturday, June 24, 2017. Vendors are ...
2017 Summer Sailstice: Free Sailboat Rides, Boat Building & Live Music | Alameda
Saturday, June 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Encinal Yacht Club
2017 Summer Sailstice: Free Sailboat Rides, Boat Building & Live Music | Alameda
Take to the waters to celebrate the annual Summer Sailstice featuring free sailboat rides, a Boat Building Contest, exhibits, seminars, live music and more. Summer Sailstice brings together everyone who loves wind, water and sailing. Sail in, motor in, or just come down for a full weekend of sailing, ...
2017 International Parkour Jam: Urban Ninjas in Bunkers | East Bay
Saturday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over East Bay
2017 International Parkour Jam: Urban Ninjas in Bunkers | East Bay

If you see a bunch of Jackie Chan wannabes this weekend performing amazing stunt-man like tricks you’ve probably stumbled upon the annual SF Parkour International Jam. The free three-day event brings together parkour enthusiasts and freerunners (known as “traceurs”) from all over the Bay Area to perform like ...

2017 San Francisco Pride Festival: Saturday | Civic Center
Saturday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a $5-10 donation is requested.
| Civic Center Plaza
2017 San Francisco Pride Festival: Saturday | Civic Center

The whole city comes alive in a rainbow burst of excitement at the 2017 San Francisco Pride Celebration. 47th Annual San Francisco Pride Celebration – Saturday, June 24, 2017 | Noon to 6 pm – Sunday, June 25, 2017 | 11 am to 6 pm – ...

5th Annual “Pink Mammoth” Summer Block Party | SF
Saturday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: $10*
*Tickets start at $10 for early bird; however, prices will rise
| The Great Northern
5th Annual
On Saturday, June 24, 2017, Pink Mammoth will take over Utah Street between 15th Street and Alameda for their 5th annual block party fundraiser from noon to 9 pm. 100% of the proceeds from the event will enable Pink Mammoth to return to the Playa for their 14th ...
Facebook Festival: Summer Food, Live Music & Bay Area Fanfest | Menlo Park
Saturday, June 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Facebook Headquarters
Facebook Festival: Summer Food, Live Music & Bay Area Fanfest | Menlo Park
Join them for a culinary celebration of summer with global food & drink pairings, sports & recreational activities, live music, culinary demos, family entertainment & more. What to expect: Bay Area Fanfest – Bay Area professional & collegiate sports teams host activities for fans of all ages. Showcase your ...
2017 Tacopocalypse Block Party | Jack London Square
Saturday, June 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
2017 Tacopocalypse Block Party | Jack London Square
The Jack London Square Block Party series continues with Tacopocalypse on June 24th from noon-6 pm. Food vendors will be slinging tacos, craft beer and cider, and of course, it wouldn’t be a party without live music. Come eat food and drink beer while you hang ...
SF Dyke March & Rally 2017 | Dolores Park
Saturday, June 24 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
SF Dyke March & Rally 2017 | Dolores Park
The San Francisco Dyke March is an annual rally and march of upwards of 50,000 members of the LGBTQ community  on Pride weekend to bring SF’s dyke communities together with a strength of voice and remain politically conscious and visible. Dyke March programming will begin at Dolores ...
Dr. Teeth’s 6th Annual Chili Cook-Off | Mission Dist.
Saturday, June 24 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dr. Teeth & The Electric Mayhem
Dr. Teeth's 6th Annual Chili Cook-Off | Mission Dist.
It’s time for the 6th Annual Chili Cook-off at Dr. Teeth and The Electric Mayhem on Saturday, June 24, 2017. This will be another epic chili throwdown on Dr. Teeth’s back patio where the city’s chili provocateurs will compete to seduce your senses with an assault of Southwestern deliciousness. ...
Pasados Del Presidio: Live Music by Los Cenzontles | Presidio
Saturday, June 24 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club
Pasados Del Presidio: Live Music by Los Cenzontles | Presidio
In commemoration of Pasados del Presidio, Los Cenzontles (The Mockingbirds) will perform acoustic traditional music from a variety of Mexican regions including the son Jarocho of Veracruz, pirekuas of Indigenous Michoacan, boleros, corridos and rancheras. Los Cenzontles is a band, a non-profit organization, a music academy, ...
2017 Good Vibrations Pink Pleasure Party: DJ & Go Go Dancers | Mission Dist.
Saturday, June 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Good Vibrations (Valencia St.)
2017 Good Vibrations Pink Pleasure Party: DJ & Go Go Dancers | Mission Dist.
If you find yourself in the Mission on Pride Saturday, you can’t miss the good times overflowing from Good Vibrations Valencia at the annual Pink Pleasure Party on Saturday, June 24, 2017, following the San Francisco Dyke March. Enjoy music from a local DJ, go-go dancers, refreshments, special ...
San Francisco City Hall Lights up for Pride: Rainbow Lights & Flags | 2017
Saturday, June 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
San Francisco City Hall Lights up for Pride: Rainbow Lights & Flags | 2017

Every year, city hall turns its lights rainbow colors in honor of Pride. It’s a great photo opportunity for you to capture San Francisco at its most festive. Pride Lighting Schedule: June 18-22 – Rainbow – Pride June 23 – Blue/Pink/White – Transgender Flag June 24-25 – Rainbow ...

La Peña 42nd Anniversary Party: Live Cumbiacentric Rythms | Berkeley
Saturday, June 24 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | La Peña Cultural Center
La Peña 42nd Anniversary Party: Live Cumbiacentric Rythms | Berkeley

La Peña Cultural Center celebrates 42 years of art and activism in the Bay and beyond throughout the month of June with a variety of programming representing the many communities that make La Peña the East Bay’s beacon of intersectional Latinx culture and beyond. “La ...

Sunday, June 25

2017 Beach Soccer Tournament | Ocean Beach
2017 Beach Soccer Tournament | Ocean Beach

Watch live beach soccer games throughout the day in scenic Santa Cruz at Main Beach in front of the Beach Boardwalk (400 Beach Street) on June 17-18, 2017, and at beautiful Ocean Beach in San Francisco in the shadow of the Golden Gate Bridge (500 Great Highway) on ...

2017 International Yoga Day: Free Class, Meditation, Music & Talks | GG Park
2017 International Yoga Day: Free Class, Meditation, Music & Talks | GG Park
Thousands of people will come together in San Francisco to celebrate International Yoga Day with yoga breakout sessions, meditation, talks on spirituality and live music. International Yoga Day Festival Sunday, June 25, 2017 | 9:30 am to 12:30 pm San Francisco County Fair Building, 1199 9th Avenue, San Francisco Free, but an ...
Family Pride 2017: Parade Contingent & Art Garden Playground | SF
Sunday, June 25 – 9:45 am | Cost: FREE | Larkin & Grove
Family Pride 2017: Parade Contingent & Art Garden Playground | SF
The Our Family Pride contingent marches in the San Francisco Pride Parade on Sunday, June 25, 2017. To march in the parade, meet at 9:45 am on Steuart Street, between Howard and Folsom. Please bring scooters, wagons, strollers, and other ways to keep the contingent moving. The 15th Annual Family Garden starts ...