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Friday, July 28

Final Fridays Family Dance Party | South SF
Friday, July 28 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | South San Francisco Main Library
Final Fridays Family Dance Party | South SF
Has it been a long month? Week? Day? Or do you and your kids just have some energy you need to get out of your system? Then come shake your tail to the best in family-friendly jams at their Final Fridays Family Dance Party.
Friday Nights at the de Young: Robert Moses’ Kin Performance | SF
Friday Nights at the de Young: Robert Moses' Kin Performance | SF
Events and Activities: Record Revelations: David Katznelson and Andy Cabic (Vetiver) – Vinyl playlist inspired by the music of Lonnie Holley and Revelations: Art from the African American South. Creativity Station with Linda Janklow Robert Moses’ Kin – Founded in 1995, Robert Moses’ Kin is considered by many to be one of the ...

2017 Festival of Inner Peace Tour: Indialucia Fusion Music & Dance Performance | SF
Friday, July 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| War Memorial Veterans Building
2017 Festival of Inner Peace Tour: Indialucia Fusion Music & Dance Performance | SF

The 2017 Festival of Inner Peace Tour, featuring world-renowned artist of the fusion music band, Indialucia, comes to the Bay Area, in a series of 3 free concert performances, that combined music, dance, and a journey into the subtle realm of your innermost being. Sahaja ...

Logic’s Issue 2 Launch: Readings, Drinking & Dancing | SF
Friday, July 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Armory Club
Logic's Issue 2 Launch: Readings, Drinking & Dancing | SF
How do new tools fulfill, expand, and transform sexuality? Is technology liberating users to pursue their true desires? Creating new pleasures, pressures? If these kinds of questions keep you up at night, they hope you’ll join them at the Armory Club — of Kink.com fame — ...

Saturday, July 29

2017 Mulford Gardens Art & Music Festival | San Leandro
Saturday, July 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Mulford Gardens Park
2017 Mulford Gardens Art & Music Festival | San Leandro
The 2017 Mulford Gardens Art & Music Festival in San Leandro will feature a full day of bluegrass, folk rock, rock and singer-songwriters, along with folk dancing lessons and artist booths from 10 am to 6 pm on Saturday, July 29, 2017. Enjoy the whole day or ...
2017 Flagging in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, July 29 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | National AIDS Memorial Grove
2017 Flagging in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Come enjoy the sun, music, flora, and friends in the beautiful National AIDS Memorial Grove. This event is open to all flow artists – fanning, flagging, poi, staff, hoopers and their supporters. Flags are available to use or you can just relax and take in the ...
2017 Festival of Inner Peace Tour: Indialucia Fusion Music & Dance Performance | San Ramon
Saturday, July 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Dougherty Valley Performing Arts Center
2017 Festival of Inner Peace Tour: Indialucia Fusion Music & Dance Performance | San Ramon

The 2017 Festival of Inner Peace Tour, featuring world-renowned artist of the fusion music band, Indialucia, comes to the Bay Area, in a series of 3 free concert performances, that combined music, dance, and a journey into the subtle realm of your innermost being. Sahaja ...

Sunday, July 30

Free Beyoncé “Formation” Dance Class | SF
Sunday, July 30 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Dogpatch Dance & Yoga
Free Beyoncé
Come follow in the famous footsteps by learning a portion of Beyoncé’s “Formation” dance from Pop Star Booty Camp, led by choreographer IJay Espinoza. Best of all, GALUXSEE is picking up the cost of the class, so it’s free for you. Free, but an RSVP is required. By ...
2017 Festival of Inner Peace Tour: Indialucia Fusion Music & Dance Performance | San Jose
Sunday, July 30 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Hammer Theatre Center
2017 Festival of Inner Peace Tour: Indialucia Fusion Music & Dance Performance | San Jose

The 2017 Festival of Inner Peace Tour, featuring world-renowned artist of the fusion music band, Indialucia, comes to the Bay Area, in a series of 3 free concert performances, that combined music, dance, and a journey into the subtle realm of your innermost being. Sahaja ...

Monday, July 31

Salsa Dura: Dance Party & Live Salsa Orchestra | Berkeley
Monday, July 31 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | La Peña Cultural Center
Salsa Dura: Dance Party & Live Salsa Orchestra | Berkeley

Every last Monday of the month, the Josh Jones and the La Peña Salsa Orchestra brings the raw power of salsa dura to La Peña’s stage. They will perform songs from your favorite salsa artists including Eddie Palmieri, Beny Moré, the Spanish Harlem Orchestra, El ...

Tuesday, August 1

Neighborhood National Night Out: Free Food, Photo Ops & Demos | San Jose
Tuesday, August 1 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Seven Trees Community Center
Neighborhood National Night Out: Free Food, Photo Ops & Demos | San Jose
National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make the neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. Please join them at the Seven Trees Community Center for this family-friendly community event with free food, games, cool photo ops, science demonstrations ...

Saturday, August 5

1906 Edwardian Picnic & Dance In The Park | Alameda
Saturday, August 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
| Lincoln Park
1906 Edwardian Picnic & Dance In The Park | Alameda
Pack a picnic lunch and join us in beautiful Lincoln Park for a Free Edwardian Picnic Dance. The celebrated Bangers & Mash plays an afternoon of beautiful waltzes and other popular Edwardian dances. The leisurely picnic begins at 10 am with formal dancing from 1 ...
“Sledfest” All-Day Concert: Boards, Bikers, Bands & Booze | SF
Saturday, August 5 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $10 | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Sledfest is a celebration of water, pavement, snow, dirt, and the sleds they use to ride them. They’re filling the day with live bands, great grub, and tasty drinks where you can chat motorcycles, surf, and all things boards with the communities of radical people ...
Afro-Cuban Dance Party with CMC’s Cuban Charanga Ensemble | SF
Saturday, August 5 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Community Music Center
Afro-Cuban Dance Party with CMC’s Cuban Charanga Ensemble | SF
Come dance, listen, hang out and experience smoking Cuban charanga music at Community Music Center – it’s free. CMC’s own Cuban Salsa Ensemble will be performing as part of the Mission Arts Performance Project (MAPP). There will be two sets of swinging Cuban dance music, from ...

Sunday, August 6

Free Photography Family Day: Art-making Activities & Samba Workshop | Palo Alto
Sunday, August 6 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Palo Alto Art Center
Free Photography Family Day: Art-making Activities & Samba Workshop | Palo Alto
Join the Palo Alto Art Center for a free Photography Family Day, August 6, 2-4:30 pm at the Art Center. The day’s events will feature artmaking activities led by teaching artists, sunprints, photo collage candle holders, “finish the picture” drawings, and a photo scavenger hunt ...

Thursday, August 10

LINES Dance Center: Global Dance Performance | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, August 10 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
LINES Dance Center: Global Dance Performance | Yerba Buena Gardens
LINES Dance Center presents a program of Contemporary and Global Dance featuring students from their adult Choreography and Performance Workshops – classical Chinese dance taught by HaiYan Jackson, contemporary taught by Victor Talledos, Afro-Cuban taught by Natailia Aceves and hip-hop taught by Kyle Limin. See talented ...

Saturday, August 12

“Wild” Dance Performances | SF
Saturday, August 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Root Division
Come and be part of this one night only evening of performances that compliments the visual art exhibition “Wild”. In the context of this show, dance offers a unique communication and physical questioning of the impermanent nature of the wild world and bodies. Performances invite a ...

Thursday, August 17

Drink Steam with Rexx Life Raj Free Concert | Rickshaw Stop
Thursday, August 17 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*For 21+ with valid ID.
| Rickshaw Stop
Drink Steam with Rexx Life Raj Free Concert | Rickshaw Stop
Join them for an evening full of free live music from local artists and local beer from Anchor Brewing. Rexx Life Raj, headlining the show, is one of the Bay Area’s best rappers on the rise. 2016’s “Father Figure” flashed his dynamic style with equal parts ...

Saturday, August 19

$1 or Less Book Sale & Dance-a-Thon | San Jose
Saturday, August 19 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, most books cost $1 or less
| Hillview Branch Library
$1 or Less Book Sale & Dance-a-Thon | San Jose
The Friends of Hillview Library will be hosting a book sale to celebrate back to school. Gently used children, teen and adult books will be on sale for a $1 or less. Come stock up on your fall reading materials and support your local library. All ...
2nd Annual Latino Festival: Salsa Dancing, Latin Food & Cars | Oakland
Saturday, August 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Peralta Hacienda Historical Park
2nd Annual Latino Festival: Salsa Dancing, Latin Food & Cars | Oakland
Come and witness this year’s Latino Culture Festival and feat your eyes on El Taino, a 1980 Toyota Corolla named after an Indian from Puerto Rico. Or its Puerto Rican chief, Cacique, a 1974 Toyota Corolla from noon to 4 pm on August 19, 2017. Surround yourself in ...

Sunday, August 20

Rumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley
Sunday, August 20 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
| La Peña Cultural Center
Rumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley

This free, participatory event has been a staple at La Peña Cultural Center for 12 years due to it’s incredible fun, and recurs every 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month. Come enjoy the Afro-Cuban folkloric drums, dances, and songs of rumba. Rumba is the ...

Saturday, August 26

Hip Hop Dance, Yoga, & Nutrition Workshop | Corte Madera
Saturday, August 26 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Athleta (Corte Madera)
Hip Hop Dance, Yoga, & Nutrition Workshop | Corte Madera
This workshop will encompass sweat, stretches, and an attitude of gratitude toward our bodies so that you fuel to function and can dance all day. This workshop is aimed at youth, but all are welcome. Class hosted by Professional Dancer, Yoga Instructor, Athlete and Body Therapist ...

Sunday, August 27

Salsa Sunday Block Party, Live Music & Dancing | Berkeley
Sunday, August 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Berkeley
Salsa Sunday Block Party, Live Music & Dancing | Berkeley
Please note that for the August Salsa Sunday Block Party, the event is scheduled on August 27, 2017, the fourth Sunday of the month  and not on August 20, 2017. 

Sunday, September 17

Salsa Sunday Block Party, Live Music & Dancing | Berkeley
Sunday, September 17 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Berkeley
Salsa Sunday Block Party, Live Music & Dancing | Berkeley

Salsa Sundays is back for summer 2017 with a series of five block parties held every third Sunday of the month from June through October in the heart of Downtown Berkeley. Come and join in the fun at the best block party around. Expect free live ...

Rumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley
Sunday, September 17 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
| La Peña Cultural Center
Rumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley

This free, participatory event has been a staple at La Peña Cultural Center for 12 years due to it’s incredible fun, and recurs every 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month. Come enjoy the Afro-Cuban folkloric drums, dances, and songs of rumba. Rumba is the ...

Sunday, October 22

Salsa Sunday Block Party, Live Music & Dancing | Berkeley
Sunday, October 22 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Berkeley
Salsa Sunday Block Party, Live Music & Dancing | Berkeley

Salsa Sundays is back for summer 2017 with a series of five block parties held every third Sunday of the month from June through October in the heart of Downtown Berkeley. Come and join in the fun at the best block party around. Expect free live ...