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Saturday, June 3

Renegade Drive-In Movie Night: “Innerspace” | North Bay
Saturday, June 3 – 9:00 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 ...

Sunday, June 4

Mountaintop “Planetary Dance” Sunrise Ceremony | Mt. Tam
Sunday, June 4 – 5:20 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but parking costs $8 per car
| Mt. Tam Peak
Mountaintop
Greet the day atop Mt. Tamalpais in a sunrise mountaintop ceremony that is also a celebration of legendary dancer and activist Anna Halprin. On Sunday, June 4, 2017, arrive at 5:20 am at the peak parking lot, which is 45 minutes from the Stinson Beach exit off ...

2017 Bay Area Book Festival | Berkeley
Sunday, June 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | MLK Jr. Civic Center Park (Berkeley)
2017 Bay Area Book Festival | Berkeley

The inaugural Bay Area Book Festival is a free world-class international celebration of the past, present, and future of the book, taking place indoors and outdoors in Berkeley. 200 diverse authors from the Bay Area, California, the nation, and the world, from prize-winners to stellar emerging voices will ...

37th Annual Planetary Dance | Mt. Tam
Sunday, June 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santos Meadow (Mt. Tam)
37th Annual Planetary Dance | Mt. Tam
Join the dance legend Anna Halprin for a free, participatory Planetary Dance dedicated to peace among people and peace with the Earth on Sunday, June 4, 2017 at Mt. Tamalpais State Park. The main community event will take place at 11 am. People of all ages and abilities, ...
Free “Hidden Star Orchards” Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Sunday, June 4 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Join them at CUESA’s Jack London Square Farmers Market in Oakland for a cooking demo with Johann Smit of Hidden Star Orchards featuring the seasonal bounty of the Jack London Square Farmers Market. Once a dairy farm, the Smit family land was converted to a fruit orchard ...
4 Virtual Reality Film Sets Open Garage | Palo Alto
Sunday, June 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Garage Downtown Palo Alto
4 Virtual Reality Film Sets Open Garage | Palo Alto
Experience first hand the new possibilities that immersive reality is bringing your way by stepping into 4 different worlds from a garage in Downtown Palo Alto on Sunday 4th of June. They are going to open the doors to 4 virtual reality sets where, in collaboration with ...

Monday, June 5

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, June 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Soda Popinski's
Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF

One part nerd, one part slurred, Super Trashed Bros brings together comedy, video games and alcohol every first Monday at a super rad bar in San Francisco, Soda Popinski’s. Audience participation is essential as a live crowd and online viewers—from the streaming platform Twitch—suggest new ...

Tuesday, June 6

Live at Lagunitas: Low Cut Connie | Petaluma
Tuesday, June 6 – 4:20 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery
Live at Lagunitas: Low Cut Connie | 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 for each show. You’ll want to grab them quick as these ...

SF Jazz Festival Free Block Party | Hayes Valley
Tuesday, June 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
SF Jazz Festival Free Block Party  | Hayes Valley
In a reprisal of last-year’s event, PROXY and SFJAZZ host a neighborhood block party to kick-off the 35th San Francisco Jazz Festival. SFJAZZ Block Party Tuesday, June 6, 2017 | 5pm Proxy, 432 Octavia, SF FREE This exciting evening will feature live music from John Brothers Piano Company and North ...
Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night | Nob Hill
Tuesday, June 6 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, free wine tasting at 5:30p. 21+ First come first served
| Top of the Mark Lounge
Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night | Nob Hill

Wind down every Tuesday night during the summer of 2017 with a free wine or spirit tasting and screening of a classic movie. Summer Movie Nights are back at Top of the Mark featuring a selection of classic comedy, action, and drama flicks from the 1930s ...

Wednesday, June 7

“Lululemon Flow & Jo”: Free Yoga Class & Coffee in an Art Gallery | SoMa
Wednesday, June 7 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| 111 Minna Gallery

Join Lululemon for their monthly complimentary yoga class and coffee at 111 Minna Gallery. Start the day with a gentle vinyasa flow, and leave centered and present. Top it off with a hot cup of joe courtesy of Red Door Coffee. Each month, you also get ...

Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, June 7 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One Café
Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF

Join b.street waffles for their monthly Free Waffle Wednesday at the Capital One 360 Café in the Financial District and enjoy a complimentary waffle from 9-11 am, or while they last. These Belgian-style street waffles come in tasty flavors like TCHO chocolate, maple-bacon, salted caramel and many ...

First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek
Wednesday, June 7 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Walnut Creek Downtown
First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek

Walnut Creek “First Wednesday” monthly street festival brings together hundreds of people to Cypress Street in downtown Walnut Creek for a fun-filled evening of live music, food trucks, variety of vendors and roaming entertainment for all to enjoy. First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food ...

Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout
Wednesday, June 7 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout

At Drink and Draw, artsy bar patrons draw to a theme and submit their artwork into a raffle for cocktails and other prizes at The Knockout in the Mission District. The artwork gets scanned online for all to admire. Drink and Draw happens every first Wednesday of the ...

Thursday, June 8

Livermore Rodeo $1 Night: Team Roping & Wild Cow Milking | East Bay
Thursday, June 8 – 4:30 pm | Cost: $1*
*$1 admission and $1 sodas and hot dogs.
| Robertson Park
Livermore Rodeo $1 Night: Team Roping & Wild Cow Milking | East Bay
The Livermore Rodeo is coming right up and you can bring the family to watch local team roping and wild cow milking on Thursday, June 8, 2017. Doors open at 4:30 pm, and the events start at 6 pm and last for a couple of hours. Admission is $1 ...
“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF
Thursday, June 8 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Main Post Lawn

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

Negroni Week 2017: Free Tasting Party | Public Bikes
Thursday, June 8 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Kindly RSVP by Friday, June 2 to PUBLIC@madepr.com
| Public Bikes (Hayes Valley)
Negroni Week 2017: Free Tasting Party | Public Bikes
Campari is once again teaming up with Imbibe Magazine for the return of Negroni Week from June 5-11, 2017. Now in its fifth year, the week-long international charity initiative will once again bring bars, restaurants and vendors from around the world together over the classic Negroni cocktail ...
Music & Market Summer Concerts: Feel-good Reggae | Concord
Thursday, June 8 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Todos Santos Plaza
Music & Market Summer Concerts: Feel-good Reggae | Concord

The 28th Annual Music & Market Series returns to Todos Santos Plaza featuring a “Cream of the Crop” schedule of Bay Area bands, and one of the best Farmer’s Markets anywhere in downtown Concord from 6:30-8 pm from May through September. The Music & Market Series is ...

Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula
Thursday, June 8 – 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, ...

Waterfront Flicks: “Purple Rain” Jack London Square
Thursday, June 8 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Waterfront Flicks:

Cozy up on the waterfront this summer with free outdoor screenings of hit movies, as part of Jack London Square’s hit Waterfront Flicks series. From date night to family flick night, moviegoers can start their evenings early with dinner at one of Jack London Square’s ...

Friday, June 9

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, June 9 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
| Sightglass Coffee
Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa

Every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month, join Sightglass Coffee at their 7th Street training lab for good conversation, tasty coffees, and warm fuzzy feelings. The event is free, but space is limited so please RSVP if you plan on attending. Sightglass is an independent, sibling-owned ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, June 9 – 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

Join the Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) and Off the Grid on 10th Street every Friday for a family-friendly take on a festive night market. Savor California beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages around the Koi Pond at the Blue Oak café pop-up. Enjoy half-price admission, live music, extended OMCA Store hours, family-friendly ...

“Millennials Ruin Everything”: Free Comedy & Oysters Night | El Rio
Friday, June 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, suggested donation $5
| El Rio

Millennials Ruin Everything is a monthly comedy showcase every 2nd Friday from 6-8 pm in the back room at El Rio. Each month, co-hosts Irene Tu and Dominique Gelin explore a new theme with guest comedians about why millennials suck/rock. Part comedy showcase, part interviews, ...

Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF
Friday, June 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Veggie 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. They often host live entertainment, so keep an eye ...

Saturday, June 10

Picnic On Third Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, June 10 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Picnic On Third 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. Natalia Bushyager & Leigh Loper are the innovative young chefs behind Picnic On Third, a culinary cafe in South Park that features an entirely new menu every ...
Candlestick: 14-Large Scale Mural Unveiling & Free BBQ | SF
Saturday, June 10 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | The Midway
Candlestick: 14-Large Scale Mural Unveiling & Free BBQ | SF
Join them for the unveiling of 14-large scale murals created by a spirited group of Bayview artists and youths to celebrate Candlestick – its past and its future as a new destination for arts, retail, dining, leisure and living. Each of these public works of art embodies ...
Acquerello Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, June 10 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Acquerello 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. Originally from San Carlos, California, Gresham’s interest in food and cooking came from a long line of culinary history and heritage within her family. Starting at a ...
Garden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF
Saturday, June 10 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bay Natives Nursery
Garden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF

Experience live music, free locally sourced food & drink, a free plant & general Take Back the City vibes, every 2nd Saturday of the month from noon to 5 pm. Counter the drought, learn about sustainable living, feed the goats, meet the roosters, bring your kids, ...

Sunday, June 11

“Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat” Book Launch | Omnivore Books
Sunday, June 11 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Join them for a party to celebrate the publication of Samin & Wendy’s wonderful new book on the art and science of cooking. A visionary new master class in cooking that distills decades of professional experience into just four simple elements, from the woman declared ...