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Saturday, August 26

50th Anniversary Goethe Institut Open House: Poetry Slams & Beer Tastings | SF
Saturday, August 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Goethe-Institut San Francisco
50th Anniversary Goethe Institut Open House: Poetry Slams & Beer Tastings | SF
For 50 years, Goethe-Institut San Francisco has been celebrating German culture and language by organizing events in and around the Bay Area. On Saturday, August 26, the organization will commemorate the 50 year anniversary of being in San Francisco. An entire day filled with music, poetry ...
3rd Annual “AugustFest” Beer Festival | 21st Amendment
Saturday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free but food and drinks are for purchase.
| 21st Amendment (San Leandro)
3rd Annual
With a 95,000 square foot brewery, world headquarters, and production facility (that used to be a Kelloggs Factory) in San Leandro, it was only a matter of time before 21st Amendment launched an annual beer fest worthy of Tony the Tiger and his frosted flakes. ...

Poco Dolce’s 7th Annual Chocolate Tasting Week | SF
Saturday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Poco Dolce Chocolates
Poco Dolce's 7th Annual Chocolate Tasting Week | SF

Come join the 7th Annual Tasting Week from August 21 to 26, 2017. They are always testing out new flavors and recipes at Poco Dolce Chocolates & Confections. They are a local confections kitchen that specializing in handmade bittersweet chocolates. The 7th Annual Tasting Week ...

Facebook County Fair 2017: Carnival & Amusement Rides | Menlo Park
Facebook County Fair 2017: Carnival & Amusement Rides | Menlo Park
Join Facebook for a fun day of amusement rides, farm animals, live bands, carnival games, family entertainment & much, much more. Free admission. Free Parking. No tickets required for entry. Rides tickets sold onsite. 100% of ride proceeds will be donated to a local nonprofit. What to ...
Cocktails & Charity Fundraiser: Live Organic Rum Distillation & Spirits Tasting | Pacifica
Cocktails & Charity Fundraiser: Live Organic Rum Distillation & Spirits Tasting | Pacifica
The couple who owns the Tripp Distillery distills Organic Spirits by hand in their 220 gallon Copper Pot Still about 10 feet in front of their beautiful Redwood Bar where you can enjoy free spirit tastings & purchase craft cocktails and bottles if you like. ...
Peace Festival: Live Performances, Free Food & Crafts | SF
Saturday, August 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Buchanan Street Mall
Peace Festival: Live Performances, Free Food & Crafts | SF
The Peace Festival is a celebration of the beauty and diversity of the Buchanan Mall neighborhood, and a call to choose peace over violence. The festival will feature live performances by local artists and motivational speakers, free food, health and wellness resources, career services, and a ...
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: Lukes Local | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, August 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: Lukes Local | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Nick Rappoport is a Bay Area native who began his career as an apprentice under Chef Manuel Azevedo of La Salette Restaurant in Sonoma. An integral part ...
Burton Snowboards Backyard BBQ | SF
Saturday, August 26 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Burton Snowboards SF
Burton Snowboards Backyard BBQ | SF
Join them for another Burton Snowboards Backyard BBQ. They will be serving up free bbq eats, games, prizes, and more. They will also be offering an exclusive 20% off Daypacks to attendees.
2nd Annual “Pints At The Park”: Beer & BBQ Festival | Lake Merritt
2nd Annual
The 2nd annual Pints At The Park takes place at Oakland’s beautiful Lake Merritt Amphitheater and across the street at the Henry J Kaiser Lot. They’ll be pouring lots of great local beer. Come hungry, they’ll have some of your favorite food trucks and vendors. ...
Fitbit Local Monthly Workout: Hip-Hop Yoga | SF
Saturday, August 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Equinox Pine Street
Fitbit Local Monthly Workout: Hip-Hop Yoga | SF
Sweat it out with Fitbit Local, a series of free monthly workouts in your city, led by fitness leaders from your community. Hip hop and yoga belong together. See for yourself as Fitbit Local Ambassadors Caroline Jordan and Buddy Macuha help you to flow from pose ...
San Jose State First Football Game | Spartan Stadium
Saturday, August 26 – 4:30 pm | Cost: $15*
*Free to attend for SJSU students with ID, and tickets start at $15 for everyone else.
| San José State University
San Jose State First Football Game | Spartan Stadium
SJSU invites you to their first football game on Saturday, August 26 at 4:30 pm. We believe the game is free for SJSU students with ID, and tickets start at $15 for everyone else. CommUniverCity is collaborating with Athletics, and the game is open to the public.
Free Outdoor Movie Night: “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” | San Jose
Saturday, August 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. James Park (San Jose)
Free Outdoor Movie Night:

Starlight Cinemas in San Jose return to St. James Park in 2017. The films, picked from suggestions made by downtown’s Facebook fans, promise evenings of family-friendly fun. All movies are free and begin at dusk in the park. Typically about an hour before the film are movie-related ...

Renegade Drive-In Movie Night: “The Warriors” | North Bay
Saturday, August 26 – 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, August 27

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Sunday, August 27 | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square

With more than 40 vendors, the Jack London Square Farmers Market offers local produce, food craft products, and breakfast and lunch options. The Jack London Square Farmers Market is operated by CUESA at Oakland’s Jack London Square on Sundays from 9 am to 2 pm, year ...

2017 Silicon Valley Pride Festival & Parade | South Bay
Sunday, August 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Parade is free. Festival admission is $10 in advance.
| Plaza de Cesar Chavez
2017 Silicon Valley Pride Festival & Parade | South Bay
The 42nd annual Silicon Valley Pride (formerly San Jose Pride) is the largest LGBT event held in the South Bay. This annual parade and festival celebrates the diversity of the community and promoting outreach and awareness while having a lot of fun as well. 2017 Silicon Valley Pride Festival Sunday, August ...
30th Annual Chinatown Streetfest: Sunday | Oakland
Sunday, August 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Oakland Chinatown
30th Annual Chinatown Streetfest: Sunday | Oakland

Come to the 30th annual Chinatown StreetFest, spanning nine to ten blocks of Chinatown, with more than 200 booths showcasing a myriad of delicious foods and unique Asian products, to experience the traditions that Oakland’s Chinatown has so diligently preserved. There will be arts & crafts, entertainment on two ...

2017 Streets for People: Car-Free Fun, Live Music & Dance | North Bay
Sunday, August 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Bolinas Road (Fairfax)
2017 Streets for People: Car-Free Fun, Live Music & Dance | North Bay
Streets for People returns to downtown Fairfax with Bolinas Road (between Broadway and Elsie Lane) transforming into a lively car-free space. 2017 Fairfax Streets for People Sunday, August 28, 2016 | 10 am to 4 pm Bolinas Road (between Broadway and Elsie Lane) FREE
Treasure Island Flea “Dog Days of Summer” | SF
Sunday, August 27 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
Treasure Island Flea
TI Flea celebrates the ‘Dog Days of Summer’ with a special doggie themed Flea. From yappy hour to a doggie wedding and more. So bring Fido and get your Flea on. RSVP on Facebook (Click “Going”) to enter to win a $100 spree. Winner announced Friday.
Giant Fiberglass Statues, Free Food & A Car Show | Hayward
Sunday, August 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Bell Plastics
Giant Fiberglass Statues, Free Food & A Car Show | Hayward
Everyone is welcome for this family and friends event. They are celebrating Big Mike’s 50th birthday so come share your memories while having some free food and taking pictures with some classic cars and motorcycles around you. They will also have jugglers from the bay area ...
2017 Egyptian King Tut Festival: Sunday | East Bay
Sunday, August 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | St. Antonius Coptic Church
2017 Egyptian King Tut Festival: Sunday | East Bay

Come visit the 28th annual King Tut Festival, where you will be instantly transported back in time to see a village of Egyptians making handmade food, playing live music, creating hand-made items and displaying a bazaar with one of a kind imported items. 2017 King ...

The First Annual Summer Classic Cars, Brews & Tunes | Richmond
Sunday, August 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission for car show and live music.
| East Brother Beer Company
The First Annual Summer Classic Cars, Brews & Tunes | Richmond
The taproom is having its first Summer Classic car show & festival. With free admission come on in and grab your favorite pint, listen to live music, admire the rides and vote on your favorite. They’ve rounded up a bunch of local gems for a friendly ...
2017 Pakistan Festival | SF
Sunday, August 27 – All Day | Cost: $5*
*$5 entrance for adults at door.
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
2017 Pakistan Festival | SF
Celebrate Pakistan Independence Day with a festival featuring live music, basketball tournament, bubble-ball soccer game, facepainting, balloon twisting, poetry, speeches by local figures, best-dressed awards, and more. 2017 Pakistan Festival Sunday, August 27, 2017 | 3 pm to 10 pm SoMa StrEat Food Park, 428 11th St, San Francisco $5 ...
“Game of Thrones” Season 7 Finale Viewing Party & Free Turkey Legs | Marina
Sunday, August 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free turkey legs while supplies last
| The Dorian SF

Don’t have HBO or want to face the winter with allies? Join The Dorian for a Game Of Thrones viewing party. Send a raven and tell your friends that winter is here. They’ll be hosting a weekly Game of Thrones viewing party, every Sunday night during ...

Monday, August 28

Live at Lagunitas: Lake Street Dive | Petaluma
Monday, August 28 – 4:20 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery
Live at Lagunitas: Lake Street Dive | 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 ...

2017 Pint Sized Plays: Beer-Themed Theater Festival | PianoFight
Monday, August 28 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, with a $10 suggested donation.
| PianoFight
2017 Pint Sized Plays: Beer-Themed Theater Festival | PianoFight

Pint Sized Plays is made up of short plays set in a bar, written by Bay Area playwrights. The only rule is that each play can’t run longer than it takes its characters to finish a beer. Pint Size Plays Every Monday in August | ...

Monday Night Comedy with Free Cake | Blondies
Monday, August 28 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Blondie's Bar & No Grill
Monday Night Comedy with Free Cake | Blondies

More Fun at Blondie’s celebrates the best comedians in the Bay every 4th Monday of the month with a free comedy show and free cake.  

Tuesday, August 29

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: La La Land | Nob Hill
Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: La La Land | 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 ...

Juicing & Smoothies Workshop | SF
Tuesday, August 29 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP to kjlinsf@hotmail.com, with names and emails of those attending.
| Sunset Branch Library
Juicing & Smoothies Workshop | SF
Join local author KJ Landis as she shares her knowledge about green veggie juicing and green veggie smoothies. Which one is healthier? Why? Hands on workshops are the staple of KJ’s work. Attendees will make their own beverages and taste. Free with RSVP to kjlinsf@hotmail.com, with ...

Wednesday, August 30

Trader Vic’s 44¢ “Mai Tai” Day Celebration | Emeryville
Trader Vic's 44¢
On August 30. 2017, Trader Vic’s Emeryville celebrates the true National Mai Tai Day by you your first Mai Tai of the evening for 44¢ to commemorate the year the iconic tropical cocktail was created—1944. Inspired by 17-year old rum from Jamaica, Victor “The Trader” Bergeron ...
Movie Night on the Green: “The Little Mermaid” & “Wes Anderson Documentary” | Marin
Wednesday, August 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Marin County Mart
Movie Night on the Green: “The Little Mermaid” &

Bring your family to the weekly and complimentary outdoor movie night series at the Marin Country Mart at 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm on Wednesdays, June 21 – August 30, 2017. All Marin Country Mart events are held in the courtyard, where greenery and seating ...