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Thursday, April 27

Los Gigantes Fiesta: Exclusive “Beat LA IPA” Anchor Pints & Live DJ | The Yard
Thursday, April 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission.
| Anchor Beer Garden at The Yard
Los Gigantes Fiesta: Exclusive
Join Anchor Brewing for a San Francisco Los Gigantes Fiesta by the bay. Come down to the Anchor Beer Garden at The Yard for fresh brews and tasty grub as the Giants take on the Los Angeles Dodgers. Enjoy $5 pints of their new, limited-edition collaboration ...
Speak Cheesy: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF
Thursday, April 27 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Alite Outpost
Speak Cheesy: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF
Start your weekend off right with a grilled cheese and a beer at the best outdoor gear shop around. The Alite Outpost is hosting its first Speak Cheesy Happy Hour which will include free grilled cheese sandwich’s and cold beers for you and your friends. They’ll ...

Win Tix: “SF Maritime Beer Fest” at Historic Pier 45 | SF
Thursday, April 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: WIN | USS Pampanito
Join us at Pier 45, the home of the USS Pampanito WWII submarine, for our annual Beer Fest where you will enjoy unlimited beer tastings from some of the best craft brewers in the world. > Get Tickets – $35 – Use code FCBEERFEST17 for $10 ...
“Soframiz: Vibrant Middle Eastern Recipes” Book Launch | Omnivore Books
Thursday, April 27 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
A charming collection of 100 recipes from Cambridge’s Sofra Bakery and Cafe, showcasing modern Middle Eastern spices and flavors with exotic yet accessible sweet and savory dishes geared toward everyday cooking and entertaining.

Friday, April 28

Women In Tech: Morning Of Advice, Networking & Breakfast | SF
Friday, April 28 – 8:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| General Assembly San Francisco
Women In Tech: Morning Of Advice, Networking & Breakfast | SF
Join as GA SF celebrates women in technology in an interactive morning of advice, networking, and of course, breakfast. They’ll feature a panel of Bay Area women in tech who can share their insight on how they found success, their advice on navigating the workplace, ...
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, April 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Devil's Canyon Brewing Company
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos

Enjoy a family friendly, admission-free evening of live music, rotating food trucks and an award winning selection of sustainable handcrafted beer and root beer. There’s free admission, two live bands, and three food trucks. Kids and well behaved dogs are welcome. One dollar from each ...

California Wildflower Cask Ale On Anchor Brewing’s Firkin Friday | SF
Friday, April 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission but bring money for food and drinks
| The Yard at Mission Rock
California Wildflower Cask Ale On Anchor Brewing's Firkin Friday | SF
Join them for their monthly Firkin Friday event featuring a one-off specialty cask beer. Stop by and meet your local Anchor Brewers. This month’s firkin is a California Wildflower Cask Ale. It’s a light, drinkable cream ale, conditioned with edible flowers and Grade A wildflower honey ...
“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, April 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center

Nearly 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party; it’s also California’s largest weekly street food market.  Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-10 pm at the historic waterfront campus of ...

Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland
5–10 pm: Half-off gallery admission for adults, free for ages 18 and under 5–10 pm: All Museum galleries open late 5–10 pm: Gourmet food trucks from Off the Grid featuring the best in local cuisine: get the weekly list here 5–9:45 pm: OMCA Store open with great artisan California-themed gifts, ...
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Friday, April 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Friday and fourth Friday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. Is it taking place this month? Always check the Facebook ...

“Project 258: Making Dinner at Fish & Game” Book Launch | Omnivore Books
Friday, April 28 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Fish & Game restaurant in Hudson, New York, is a leader in the local foods movement. Its core approach—engaging intimately with nature both wild and domestic, building relationships with farmers, and exploring the joys of fermentation—is one of interest to anyone, anywhere, who yearns to ...
Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF
Friday, April 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
| Alley Cat Books
Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF

Don’t spend yer Friday sittin’ at home, chewin’ tobacco all on yer lonesome. C’mon down to the ole book place; bring yer dancin’ legs. Alley Cat Bookstore and Gallery will be hosting the Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance from 7-9 pm every 4th Friday night. All dances are ...

San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, April 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.

Join the SF Beard and Mustache Club for a monthly gathering at Zeitgeist at 7 pm every last Friday of the month. If you have a beard or mustache, if you like beards and mustaches, or if you want a beard or mustache, then by all means ...

2017 Proxy Spring Outdoor Film Series: “National Bird” | Hayes Valley
Friday, April 28 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
2017 Proxy Spring Outdoor Film Series:

Spring has sprung; time to get out, get together and be heard. The spring series of free outdoor film screenings returns to the Proxy Walk-in Theater starting on March 31. Truth, post-truth, politics and social upheaval—this year’s series explores the present moment through humor, pointed ...

Saturday, April 29

2017 Butter & Egg Days: Parade & Festival | Petaluma
Saturday, April 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Historic Downtown Petaluma
2017 Butter & Egg Days: Parade & Festival | Petaluma
The Butter & Egg Days Parade & Festival celebrates Petaluma’s rich agricultural history as one of the premier dairy regions in the country. 2017 Butter & Egg Days Parade & Festival Saturday, April 29, 2017 | 10 am to 5 pm  – Parade at noon Downtown Petaluma FREE The 100-unit parade features over 3,000 ...
2017 Cherry Blossom Festival | Cupertino
Saturday, April 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Memorial Park (Cupertino)
2017 Cherry Blossom Festival | Cupertino

The annual Cherry Blossom Festival is a celebration of Japanese culture, with traditional exhibitions, entertainment and food. 2017 Cherry Blossom Festival Saturday-Sunday, April 29-30, 2017 | 10 am to 5 pm Memorial Park, 10185 N. Stelling Rd, Cupertino FREE Cultural demonstrations, exhibits, entertainment will take place ...

Treasure Island Flea: Mother’s Day Special | Saturday
Saturday, April 29 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
Treasure Island Flea: Mother's Day Special | Saturday
The Treasure Island Flea is hosting a two-day “Mother’s Day Special” on April 29-30, 2017 so you can get your Mother’s Day shopping done early (for once). There’s 400+ vendors to choose from including Woodsong Herbs (40 varieties of loose leaf teas and 35 varieties of ...
Anna & Lenore Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, April 29 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Anna & Lenore 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 two of their market seller-farmers. Lenore Estrada and Anna Derivi-Castellanos are the partners behind Three Babes Bakeshop. They offer seasonal pies using local ingredients and are ...
2017 Oakland Dance Festival | Jack London Square
Saturday, April 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
2017 Oakland Dance Festival | Jack London Square
The Oakland Dance Festival brings the best local dancers, choreographers and teachers from the top studios to Jack London Square for one day of fabulous rhythm and fun. 2017 Oakland Dance Festival Saturday, April 29, 2017 | Noon to 8 pm Jack London Square, Oakland FREE The festival will showcase ...
Melissa Clark Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, April 29 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Melissa Clark 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. The demo will be followed by a book signing at Sur La Table in the Ferry Building Marketplace. Melissa Clark is a staff writer for the New ...
Dutch “King’s Day” Windmill Festival 2017 | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, April 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free and donations are appreciated. Food is for purchase.
| Murphy Windmill
Dutch
The Dutch community in San Francisco invites you to celebrate King’s Day 2017 near the Murphy Windmill on the south end of Golden Gate Park. King’s Day, the biggest national celebration in the Netherlands, is returning once again to San Francisco. Dutch King’s Day San Francisco will be ...
2017 Southside Festival: SF’s Newest Music, Mural & Arts Fest | Bayview
Saturday, April 29 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Laughing Monk Brewing
2017 Southside Festival: SF's Newest Music, Mural & Arts Fest | Bayview
On Saturday, April 29, 2017, Imprint.City and The Bay Bridged (the people behind Phono del Sol) will launch the 2017 Southside Festival in San Francisco’s Bayview neighborhood. The Southside Festival is a day-long, free, music & arts festival, showcasing local visual artists and musicians, however unlike most festivals, ...
Yelp’s Fillmore Food & Drink Crawl | SF
Saturday, April 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 to support the SFSPCA. An RSVP is required.
| SF SPCA (Pacific Heights)
Yelp's Fillmore Food & Drink Crawl | SF
Ready to “Get Footloose on Fillmore?” Great, all you need to do is RSVP and make sure you have the Yelp app so you can check in to the event. Join the businesses of Fillmore street for an amazing afternoon. Enjoy complimentary local libations, eats, live music, ...
Win Tix: “R.O.C.K. the Brew” Homebrew Tasting Party | Public Works
Saturday, April 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$30 Adv / $40 Door (Includes unlimited tastings) - 21+
| Public Works
Join hundreds of San Franciscans as we “R.O.C.K. the Brew.” This event features a homebrew competition & tasting, food, silent auction, raffle and music. Plus, 100% of proceeds benefit San Francisco nonprofit R.O.C.K (Real Options for City Kids). > Get Tickets – $30 Adv / $40 Door ...
2017 Indie Bookstore Day: Author Night & Free Audiobooks | Civic Center
Saturday, April 29 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Books Inc. (Opera Plaza)
2017 Indie Bookstore Day: Author Night & Free Audiobooks | Civic Center
Books Inc. Opera Plaza is celebrating Independent Bookstore Day with Katie Bayerl, author of “A Psalm for Lost Girls”; Marianna Baer, author of “The Inconceivable Life of Quinn”; and Jandy Nelson, author of “I’ll Give You the Sun.” In addition to that, you can get free audiobooks courtesy ...
“Dinner: Changing the Game” Book Launch | Omnivore Books
Saturday, April 29 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Each recipe in Dinner is meant to be dinner—one fantastic dish that is so satisfying and flavor-forward it can stand alone—or be paired with a simple salad or fresh bread on the side. This is what Melissa Clark means by changing the game. Dinner is ...
“Brewfest” Unlimited Beer Tasting from Local Breweries | Berkeley
Saturday, April 29 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $7*
*Online tickets at Eventbrite
| Sports Basement (Berkeley)
Join Sports Basement Berkeley for unlimited tastings from local breweries. For just $7, you can sample beers from Drakes Brewing Co., Lagunitas, Strike Brewing Co., Sierra Nevada Brewing, Buck Wild Brewing, Headlands Brewing and more. Tasty eats provided from Cassave Taqueria and get 20% off all ...
Win Tix: “Brewfest” Unlimited Bay Area Beer Tasting Celebration | Berkeley
Saturday, April 29 – 3:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$7
| Sports Basement (Berkeley)
Unlimited tastings from local breweries: Drakes Brewing Co, Lagunitas Brewing, Strike Brewing Company, Sierra Nevada Brewing, Buck Wild Brew and Headlands Brewing. We will have beer, food and games….it does not get much better than that. Tasty eats provided from Cassave Taqueria and get 20% off ...
2017 Lower Haight Spring Art Walk | SF
Saturday, April 29 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lower Haight
2017 Lower Haight Spring Art Walk | SF
The Lower Haight Art Walk returns for spring with loads of local businesses participating with deals, discounts, music, art, food and more. 2017 Lower Haight Spring Art Walk Saturday, April 29, 2017 | 5-10 pm Haight Street, btwn Scott and Webster, SF FREE Typically there’s tons of events at all the different ...

Sunday, April 30

2017 Cherry Blossom Festival | Cupertino
Sunday, April 30 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Memorial Park (Cupertino)
2017 Cherry Blossom Festival | Cupertino

The annual Cherry Blossom Festival is a celebration of Japanese culture, with traditional exhibitions, entertainment and food. 2017 Cherry Blossom Festival Saturday-Sunday, April 29-30, 2017 | 10 am to 5 pm Memorial Park, 10185 N. Stelling Rd, Cupertino FREE Cultural demonstrations, exhibits, entertainment will take place ...