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Saturday, July 4

Oakland | Pardee Patriotic Picnic | 2015
Oakland | Pardee Patriotic Picnic | 2015
This historic Pardee Home Museum in downtown Oakland hosts a patriotic picnic to celebrate Independence Day. It’s not free, but the admission price includes food and entertainment at this unique location. 2015 Pardee Patriotic Picnic July 4, 2015 | Noon to 4 pm Pardee Home Museum, 672 11th St, Oakland $15 ...
Yountville | 4th of July Fair, Parade & Fireworks | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | The Veterans Home of California
Yountville | 4th of July Fair, Parade & Fireworks | 2015
Come show your American pride at the Yountville Fourth of July 2015 festival beginning at the Veterans Home with live music, games, a parade, food, and entertainment for the whole family from noon to 9:30 pm on July 4, 2015 To cap off the night, there will also be fireworks ...

Russian River | Live Music & Riverfront Fireworks | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring cash for food and shopping.
| Guerneville Park & Ride
Russian River | Live Music & Riverfront Fireworks | 2015
Get your Independence Day celebration started with live music, a rotary barbecue, and riverfront fireworks in Guerneville on Saturday, July 4, 2015. 2015 Guerneville Activities: Shop ’til dark Open Restaurants and Bars Live Music Rotary BBQ Pyrotechnic Spectacular Fireworks above the river at dusk
2015 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest, “Sons of Anarchy” Stars, & Fireworks | South Bay
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Many events are free, but there are ticketed concerts and other.
| Downtown Hollister
2015 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest,

The roar of motorcycles will take over the streets of Hollister,known as the “Birthplace of the American Biker,” for the annual Hollister Freedom Rally. The Rally has always been and will continue to be a free rally welcoming all bikers and is the largest of its kind ...

Pleasanton | 4th of July Patriotic Concert | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lions Wayside Park
Pleasanton | 4th of July Patriotic Concert | 2015
Celebrate our nation’s birth at Downtown Pleasanton’s Annual Hometown Celebration from noon-1:30 pm on Saturday, July 4 at Lions Wayside Park, at the intersection of First and Neal Streets. Enjoy live music by the Pleasanton Community Concert Band. Also, guest speaker Rob Williams will speak on “What We Learned ...
Santa Clara | All City Picnic & 4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Central Park (Santa Clara)
Santa Clara | All City Picnic & 4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza | 2015
Come celebrate Independence Day 2015 with live music, food trucks, and a fireworks show in Central Park starting at 5 pm on July 4, 2015. The finale will be a fantastic Fireworks Extravaganza at 9:30 pm with patriotic music and the sky ablaze with colors and special ...
Fisherman’s Wharf | Indepen-Dance Day Party & Fireworks View | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: $10 | Fort One
Fisherman's Wharf | Indepen-Dance Day Party & Fireworks View | 2015

The Parlor, a rustic bar on San Francisco’s northern waterfront in the Cannery, is hosting an two-day party on July 3-4, 2015 with live DJs spinning all weekend long and a great view of the fireworks on Saturday right outside the bar door. The San Francisco fireworks show starts ...

4th Of July Throwdown: Tricycle Races, DJs & Ladies Arm Wrestling | SF
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Thee Parkside
4th Of July Throwdown: Tricycle Races, DJs & Ladies Arm Wrestling | SF
Thee Parkside is celebrating our nation’s birthday with a free party featuring DJs, bands, ladies’ arm wrestling, tricycle races, a beer shotgun contest, BBQ and apple pie… yeehaw. The infamous annual “Pop’s Tricycle Races” have moved to Thee Parkside. Costumed contestants battle it out on a ...
Hemlock Tavern | Free BBQ & Live Punk Alley Party | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $8*
*$8 cover includes free BBQ and live music. Food is while supplies last
| Hemlock Tavern
Hemlock Tavern | Free BBQ & Live Punk Alley Party | 2015
Celebrate Independence Day 2015 at Hemlock Tavern for a July 4th with some good old American “Oi” and free BBQ on July 4, 2015. Doors open at 2 pm, there’s a free BBQ (either starting at 3pm or “all day long” depending on if you believe their poster or their website), followed ...
4th Annual July 4th Pub Crawl & Hot Dog Eating Contest | SF
4th Annual July 4th Pub Crawl & Hot Dog Eating Contest | SF
In 2015 the 4th of July falls on a Saturday, and CrawlSF is putting together the 4th Annual “Independence Day” Bar Crawl leading right up to the celebratory fireworks that night. Wear your favorite red, white, or blue outfit and enjoy some holiday drink specials. After the Pub ...
Santa Rosa | “Red, White & Boom” Fireworks Celebration | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 3:30 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 (ages 12+) | $5 (ages 5-11) | Free for children 4 and under
| Sonoma County Fairgrounds
Santa Rosa |
Voted “Best Fireworks Display” by The Press Democrat, Santa Rosa’s Red, White, & Boom returns for 2015. It’s more than just a fireworks show – it’s a full-on community block party with an afternoon and evening of food, live music, and kids activities. Arrive early to picnic ...
Emeryville | 4th of July Park Party & Fireworks Hot Spot | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Emeryville Marina Park
Emeryville | 4th of July Park Party & Fireworks Hot Spot | 2015
Join your fellow Emeryvillians for a special Fourth of July celebration at Marina Park. In addition to the spectacular views with some of the greatest vantage points for many of the surrounding firework shows, you’ll be treated to live music, and local food carts, selling ...
San Ramon | 4th of July Picnic & Retro Beach Party in the Park | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Ramon Central Park
San Ramon | 4th of July Picnic & Retro Beach Party in the Park | 2015
Celebrate the 4th of July California style at a retro beach party concert in the park and some beach themed activities for the kids. They don’t have an ocean, but they will have have “Fun, Fun, Fun” till the sun sets.  on July 4, 2015. Bring the whole family, ...
Red, White & Rosé 2015: Wine Celebration & Fireworks | Treasure Island
Red, White & Rosé 2015: Wine Celebration & Fireworks | Treasure Island
Tired of fighting the crowds in the Marina on the 4th of July? Don’t want to pay $20+ just to park at Fisherman’s Wharf? Escape to Treasure Island and enjoy the best views of the San Francisco Fireworks show (from afar) at The Winery SF on July ...
Watch Fireworks Close Up Aboard WWII Liberty Ship | S.S. Jeremiah O’Brien
Saturday, July 4 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $35 | S.S. Jeremiah O'Brien
Watch Fireworks Close Up Aboard WWII Liberty Ship | S.S. Jeremiah O’Brien
The historic World War II Liberty ship, the S.S. Jeremiah O’Brien, hosts a dockside 2015 fireworks display viewing party from 7:30 to 10 pm on July 4, 2015. Watch the San Francisco Fireworks light the sky at 9:30 pm from the deck for $35 per person which includes ...
4th of July BYOB Comedy Show, Free Pizza & Hot Dogs | Oakland
Saturday, July 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | It's Your Move Game Store
4th of July BYOB Comedy Show, Free Pizza & Hot Dogs | Oakland
The boys of Critical Hit are back again, this time celebrating 4th of July with a bang with new stage lights and an awesome new stage. The night features a killer, all-star lineup, as well as free pizza and free hot dogs. As always, Critical Hit is ...
Potrero Hill | Mini DIY-Fireworks Street Show | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Farley's Coffee (SF)
Potrero Hill | Mini DIY-Fireworks Street Show | 2015
Want to see a good old fashioned mini fireworks show in the street, the kind you used to have as a kid? Farley’s Coffee hosts their annual “Safe and Sane” July Fourth Fireworks show in the street on July 4, 2015. Each year, it’s accompanied by patriotic ...
Dixon | 4th of July Fireworks | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Hall Memorial Park
Dixon | 4th of July Fireworks | 2015
Join the town of Dixon for a family picnic and a fireworks spectacular at dusk around 9:30 pm on July 4, 2015. There is no big festival here, so make your own fun by bringing your frisbee, your dog, and your guitar to Hall Park whenever you ...

Sunday, July 5

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio from 11 am to 4 pm every Sunday through the fall at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect yummy offerings available for purchase from San Francisco’s favorite eateries and food trucks, Mimosa and Bloody Mary drink kits, ...

2015 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest & Live Music | South Bay
Sunday, July 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Many events are free, but there are ticketed concerts and other.
| Downtown Hollister
2015 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest & Live Music | South Bay

The roar of motorcycles will take over the streets of Hollister,known as the “Birthplace of the American Biker,” for the annual Hollister Freedom Rally. The Rally has always been and will continue to be a free rally welcoming all bikers and is the largest of its kind ...

FIFA Women’s World Cup Final: USA vs. Japan | SoMa
Sunday, July 5 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required on Facebook.
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
FIFA Women’s World Cup Final: USA vs. Japan | SoMa
Watch the 2015 Women’s World Cup Final with a festive soccer-loving crowd at SoMa StrEat Food Park with Funcheap. Will the USA win their third championship and take down Japan? We’ve got a huge outdoor beer garden with food trucks, lots of big screen HDTVs, full ...
Women’s World Cup Final: Outdoor Watch Party & Soccer Festival | Civic Center
Sunday, July 5 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center (SF)
Women's World Cup Final: Outdoor Watch Party & Soccer Festival | Civic Center

Watch the best women soccer players from around the globe battle it out to see who’s the best during the Women’s World Cup. Cheer along with a big crowd in San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza as the games are simulcast live from Canada. Along with watching the games on ...

“Shark Week” Trivia & Drinking Game Night | SF
Sunday, July 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yancy's Saloon
Sink your teeth into some jaw-some fun with Team ORF (Ocean Research Foundation) this Shark Week. Head on down to Yancy’s Saloon, Sunday, July 5, 2015 from 8-11 pm to help us celebrate in true shark style. Swim in early to talk shark and get some real ...

Tuesday, July 7

57¢ Pancake Day | IHOP Anniversary
Tuesday, July 7 – All Day | Cost: $0.57 | IHOP (Marina District)
57¢ Pancake Day | IHOP Anniversary
Now that you’ve celebrated America’s birthday, it’s time to celebrate IHOP’s. On July 7, 2015, IHOP restaurants are rolling back the price to 57¢ for their Original Buttermilk Pancake Short Stacks. Stop by your local participating IHOP from 7 am-7 pm to join the celebration. IHOP’s 57¢ Pancake Day ...
Live at Lagunitas: Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas Dark Soul Concert | Petaluma
Tuesday, July 7 – 4:20 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery
Live at Lagunitas: Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas Dark Soul Concert | Petaluma

Lagunitas Brewery in Petaluma presents a free live concert series featuring some amazing bands ranging in genre from roots to gothic pop in their LaguMiniAmphitheaterette (1280 N McDowell Blvd, Petaluma). Show are free, but tickets are required. You’ll want to grab them quick as these shows will ...

Movie & Wine Night “Shakespeare in Love” | Top of the Mark
Movie & Wine Night

Wind down every Tuesday night this summer with a free wine tasting and screening of a classic movie. Top of the Mark’s annual Summer Movie Nights series will take you back in time to the British Invasion phenomenon of the mid-60s. What began as a musical movement ...

Thursday, July 9

“Off The Grid” Twilight Campfire Party | Presidio
Thursday, July 9 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Main Post Lawn

Cozy up with Off the Grid at “Twilight at the Presidio” – a free weekly evening event on the Main Post Lawn from 5-9 pm every Thursday,April 2 – October 29, 2015. Off the Grid street food vendors will serve up dishes tapas-style while you ...

Modani Furniture’s Grand Opening | SF
Thursday, July 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
| Modani Furniture San Francisco
Modani Furniture’s Grand Opening | SF
Modani Furniture’s San Francisco Showroom Red Carpet Grand Opening event is scheduled for Thursday, July 9, 2015 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Top Interior Designers, Real Estate Agents and Lifestyle Bloggers from the San Francisco area will gather for an amazing night filled with networking, ...
Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula
Thursday, July 9 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Hop Dogma Brewing Company
Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula

Every second Thursday of the month, Comedy Sharks standup night features some of the Bay Area’s best comedians. Come on out and enjoy some laughs with your neighbors, hosted by Phil Griffiths & Hop Dogma Brewing Company. The show starts at 7:30 pm; seating is limited, ...

Revenge of the ’80s: New Wave DJs & 80¢ Drinks | Oakland
Thursday, July 9 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Ruby Room
Revenge of the '80s: New Wave DJs & 80¢ Drinks | Oakland

Step into a totally f*cked up ’80s time warp every second Thursday at The Ruby Room and enjoy absurdly cheap 80 cent well drinks between 10 pm and midnight, and of course, all the ’80s music and dancing you can handle. DJs Jonathan Reddick (Slime City, Ex-Twin Steps) ...