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Saturday, September 23

Budweiser 8th Annual Car Show | Fairfield
Budweiser 8th Annual Car Show | Fairfield
This event supports their 32nd year, in house non-profit charity, Families Helping Families. Last year there were classic cars, live music, DJ, beer garden, silent auction, food & vendors and of course, brewery tours. See what they have in store for you this year.
Hello Kitty Truck Comes Back to San Jose | Santana Row
Saturday, September 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission but bring money for other purchases
| Santana Row
Hello Kitty Truck Comes Back to San Jose | Santana Row
Hello San Jose. The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck will be returning to Santana Row on Saturday 9/23. Come say hello to them across from Sino between 10am-8pm and pick up some super cute treats, while supplies last.

Treasure Island Flea
Saturday, September 23 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
Treasure Island Flea
TI Flea celebrates the start of Fall with seasonal cocktails and brews, 30+ food trucks, live DIY painting workshops, a collection of vintage trailers and of course our 400+ curated vendors to shop. RSVP on Facebook (Click “Going”) to enter to win a $100 spree. Winner ...
2017 “Eat Real” Street Food Festival: Saturday | Oakland
Saturday, September 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but food and drink available for purchase (cash only)
| Jack London Square
2017

Eat Real combines a state fair, a street-food festival, and a block party to create a celebration of good food. At the Eat Real Festival, participants learn where food comes from, who grows it, and how to make it. Eat Real Festival attendance is 100% ...

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: Robin | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, September 23 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: Robin | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. A California native, Chef Adam Tortosa is the chef/owner of the Hayes Valley’s hippest sushi bar, Robin. After earning an international business degree from the University of ...
$20 Saturday Tickets: Oktoberfest by the Bay 2017 | SF
$20 Saturday Tickets: Oktoberfest by the Bay 2017 | SF

The 18th Annual Oktoberfest by the Bay brings the spirit of Munich, Germany to the city by the bay with tasty German fare, lots of great German beer, Bavarian dancing, and an authentic German “oompah” music from 21-piece Chico Bavarian Band and more. Oktoberfest by the ...

2017 Osaka Matsuri: SF’s “Sister City” Food, Dance & Music | Japantown
Saturday, September 23 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2017 Osaka Matsuri: SF’s “Sister City” Food, Dance & Music | Japantown
Japantown is pleased to host “Osaka Matsuri,” an event to celebrate their oldest sister city relationship with Osaka, Japan. This year, San Francisco is celebrating its 60th year of its relationship with Japanese sister city Osaka by hosting “Osaka Matsuri.” Enjoy Japanese music and dance performances at ...
Sausalito’s 39th Annual Chili Cook Off | Dunphy Park
Saturday, September 23 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to enter, $12 for unlimited chili.
| Dunphy Park
Sausalito's 39th Annual Chili Cook Off | Dunphy Park
For the 39th consecutive year, the City of Sausalito is hosting its legendary Chili Cook Off. This local event features live music & all the chili you can eat for $12. Last year, margaritas, beer, and wine, as well as hotdogs and hamburgers, cooked by ...
2017 Greek Food Festival: Saturday | SF
2017 Greek Food Festival: Saturday | SF

Whether you dream of visiting the Acropolis in Athens, or swimming off the shores of sunny Mykonos, you can get a taste of Greece at Annunciation Cathedral’s own A Taste of Greece, the only Greek festival in San Francisco. Souvlaki, Gyros, Moussaka, Spanokopita – all of your ...

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: King Knish | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, September 23 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: King Knish | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, featuring one of our market sellers. Offering “old world dishes with a new world twist,” Ramni Levy creates handmade knishes, latkes, and condiments that pay tribute to ...
Outdoor Project Block Party at 21st Amendment | SF
Saturday, September 23 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission, Bring cash for drinks
| 21st Amendment Brewery & Restaurant
Outdoor Project Block Party at 21st Amendment | SF
Outdoor Project’s Block Party will fill your day with outdoor adventure inspiration, gear demos, giveaways, live music, games, food trucks, and beer. This event is open to all ages, furry friends and is free. The event will be hosted with 21st Amendment and will benefit Big City ...
“Field Roast: 101 Artisan Vegan Meat Recipes” Book Launch | Omnivore Books
Saturday, September 23 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Hailed as 2015’s Company of the Year by VegNews Magazine, the Field Roast Grain Meat Co. offers their first cookbook, dedicated to delicious, satisfying vegan meat recipes. Founded in 1997 in Seattle, Washington, Field Roast creates artisan vegan meats, made with real ingredients and traditional ...
Trail Restoration Weekend: Volunteering, Camping, Free Food & Beer | SF
Saturday, September 23 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| McLaren Park
Trail Restoration Weekend: Volunteering, Camping, Free Food & Beer | SF

Join V-O-Cal for its annual San Francisco project at McLaren Park, one of the largest parks in SF. They will work with the SF Rec and Park’s Natural Areas Program to reroute trails, decommission trails and cut a new trail. All with beautiful vistas on ...

Hofbrauhaus Munich Saturdays | SF
Saturday, September 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Schroeder's Restaurant
Hofbrauhaus Munich Saturdays | SF

Schroeder’s Restaurant is celebrating their 124 years in San Francisco by kicking off the very first Hofbrauhaus Party and will be happening every Saturday until September 23, 2017. Hofbrauhaus Munich Saturdays Saturdays, September 2-23, 2017 | 5 pm to 10 pm Schroeder’s Restaurant, 240 Front Street, ...

Schroeder’s 124th Oktoberfest Block Party | SF
Saturday, September 23 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but food and drinks are for purchase through token system.
| Schroeder's Restaurant
Schroeder's 124th Oktoberfest Block Party | SF

San Francisco’s historic German restaurant, Schroeder’s, celebrates the 124th Oktoberfest – the largest beer festival in the world – with a grand Oktoberfest celebration. The celebration kicks off with an over-the-top block party on September 15, 2017. The party moves indoors for the next five consecutive ...

Renegade Drive-In Movie Night: “X-Men ” | North Bay
Saturday, September 23 – 8:15 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Meetup and donations are accepted.
| Old Hamilton Theater Building
Renegade Drive-In Movie Night:

The North Bay Mobile Drive-In hits Novato with a renegade outdoor film screening in this DIY flash mob drive-in movie where you watch a flick on a 30-foot screen, tune your radio to 88.3, and drink in your car. There is no grass, so you’ll either want to sit in your car, or bring ...

Win Tix: “NightHowl” Epic Celebration in SF’s National Park | Presidio
Saturday, September 23 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Includes all food, drink, entertainment and games at event
| Observation Post at the Presidio
Ahhwoooo….Calling all night owls, park lovers and partygoers. This is the night to impress your friends. Break out your trail chic outfits and experience one howl-of-a-night under the stars. Lead your pack to a night out in your national park with views of the Golden Gate Bridge ...

Sunday, September 24

2017 Candypalooza: Free Tastings, Tours & Candy Samples | Jelly Belly Factory
Sunday, September 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jelly Belly Candy Company
2017 Candypalooza: Free Tastings, Tours & Candy Samples | Jelly Belly Factory

The annual Candypalooza at the Jelly Belly Factory is a free festival of all things sweet featuring free tastings, live music and free tours of the factory. Enjoy local musical acts, craft vendors from all over Solano County and beyond, and carnival attractions, rides and midway games for kids ...

2017 Bay Area Blues Festival | East Bay
Sunday, September 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Martinez
2017 Bay Area Blues Festival | East Bay

Perfectly set in Historic Downtown Martinez, the 7th Annual Bay Area Blues Festival is a lively weekend filled with authentic blues music, beautiful art and craft booths, gourmet food from local restaurants, bistro-style seating areas, craft beer, fine wines and more. Please note the festival ...

2017 Pacific Coast Fog Fest: Sunday | Pacifica
Sunday, September 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Palmetto Street
2017 Pacific Coast Fog Fest: Sunday | Pacifica

Say goodbye to summer with a weekend of sun, sand, and surf at the 32nd annual Fog Fest in Pacifica featuring live music, art, food and activities. Fog Fest 2017 September 23-24, 2017 | 10 am to 6 pm Palmetto Street, Pacifica FREE The Fog ...

Treasure Island Flea
Sunday, September 24 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
Treasure Island Flea
TI Flea celebrates the start of Fall with seasonal cocktails and brews, 30+ food trucks, live DIY painting workshops, a collection of vintage trailers and of course our 400+ curated vendors to shop. RSVP on Facebook (Click “Going”) to enter to win a $100 spree. Winner ...
2017 “Eat Real” Street Food Festival: Sunday | Oakland
Sunday, September 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but food and drink available for purchase (cash only)
| Jack London Square
2017

Eat Real combines a state fair, a street-food festival, and a block party to create a celebration of good food. At the Eat Real Festival, participants learn where food comes from, who grows it, and how to make it. Eat Real Festival attendance is 100% ...

$10 Tickets: Oktoberfest by the Bay 2017 | Pier 48
Sunday, September 24 – All Day | Cost: $10*
*Get $10 tickets with code FUNCHEAP
| Pier 48
$10 Tickets: Oktoberfest by the Bay 2017 | Pier 48

The 18th Annual Oktoberfest by the Bay brings the spirit of Munich, Germany to the city by the bay with tasty German fare, lots of great German beer, Bavarian dancing, and an authentic German “oompah” music from 21-piece Chico Bavarian Band and more. Oktoberfest by the ...

Win Tix: Oktoberfest by the Bay 2017 | Pier 48
Sunday, September 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: WIN | Pier 48
Just across McCovey Cove from AT&T Park you’ll find a little slice of Munich. Every year San Francisco’s massive Pier 48 gets turned into a Bavarian beer hall for “Oktoberfest by the Bay” and you’re invited. Get Tickets Friday (5p to Midnight) – Get $15 Tickets ($10 off) Saturday Day (11a to ...
Off the Grid’s “Presidio Picnic” Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, September 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid's

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2017. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...

2017 Downtown Redwood City Oktoberfest | Final Day
Sunday, September 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: $18*
*$18 in Advance for Adults & $10 in Advance for Kids
| Courthouse Square
2017 Downtown Redwood City Oktoberfest | Final Day

For the fourth year, Redwood City celebrates Oktoberfest Downtown Redwood City, featuring a fabulous traditional German Oktoberfest setting with over 1,100 feet of “family style” bench seating; lots of fun and merriment; music; dancing; contests; cold beer and other beverages; food and more. Opening with ...

2017 Greek Food Festival: Sunday | SF
2017 Greek Food Festival: Sunday | SF

Whether you dream of visiting the Acropolis in Athens, or swimming off the shores of sunny Mykonos, you can get a taste of Greece at Annunciation Cathedral’s own A Taste of Greece, the only Greek festival in San Francisco. Souvlaki, Gyros, Moussaka, Spanokopita – all of your ...

2017 SFMusic Day: Epic All-day Free Classical & Jazz Concert | SF
Sunday, September 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | War Memorial Veterans Building
2017 SFMusic Day: Epic All-day Free Classical & Jazz Concert | SF

SFMusic Day champions a diverse cross-section of the Bay Area’s vibrant musical community in a free, accessible and rewarding atmosphere. SF Music Day celebrates the diverse and dynamic music of the region, from string quartets to jazz combos, new music pioneers to chamber groups steeped in ...

The Local Butcher Shop Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Sunday, September 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
The Local Butcher Shop Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Join them at CUESA’s Jack London Square Farmers Market in Oakland for a Market to Table Cooking Demonstration with Aaron Rocchino of The Local Butcher Shop featuring the seasonal bounty of the Jack London Square Farmers Market. During his senior year of high school in Pennsylvania, Aaron Rocchino won a ...
Laughing Monk Brewing Free Community BBQ | SF
Sunday, September 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Please RSVP so they have an idea of how many people to expect.
| Laughing Monk Brewing
Laughing Monk Brewing Free Community BBQ | SF
Laughing Monk loves the community and wants to show their appreciation with some free BBQ. Brother Trick and Sister Toni will be grillin’ up sausages out front and serving them up with some yummy sides. Stop by and let them show you what#BayviewSpirit is all about. Please RSVP ...