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Tuesday, July 11

Free Chick-fil-A Day: Cow Appreciation Day
Free Chick-fil-A Day: Cow Appreciation Day
For one day only, black and white spots, cow bells and furry ears will be appropriate attire at Chick-fil-A restaurants all across the nation on July 11, 2017 from opening until 7 pm. In celebration of Cow Appreciation Day, Chick-fil-A will award a free entree (breakfast, lunch ...
Live at Lagunitas: Cherry Glazerr | Petaluma
Tuesday, July 11 – 4:20 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery
Live at Lagunitas: Cherry Glazerr | 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 ...

EatFresh Workshop: Learn to Cook Healthy Meals | SF Main Library
Tuesday, July 11 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Seating is on a first come, first serve basis.
| San Francisco Main Public Library
EatFresh Workshop: Learn to Cook Healthy Meals | SF Main Library
Join Leah’s Pantry and library staff to take a fun and engaging online nutrition class – the EatFresh.org Mini Course. Learn how to eat healthy, save money and cook easy, tasty meals. Beginner and intermediate computer users welcome, though you must have an email address ...
Marin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael
Tuesday, July 11 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Lotus Cuisine of India
Marin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael

At Marin Green Drinks, green is the reason, and drinks are the excuse. Relax, mingle and network with local sustainability enthusiasts who are living and working as green as they can. Every second Tuesday of the month from 5:30-7:30 pm, Marin Green Drinks meet for conversation and complimentary ...

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: Easy Rider | Nob Hill
Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: Easy Rider | 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 ...

Music & Market Summer Concerts: Blues | Concord
Tuesday, July 11 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Todos Santos Plaza
Music & Market Summer Concerts: Blues | 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 ...

Cookies & Comedy Night | SF
Tuesday, July 11 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Brainwash Cafe
Cookies & Comedy Night | SF

Cookies and Comedy is a top notch comedy show highlighted by comics who in addition to having great material also have stage personas with a lot of flavor. This flavor is celebrated by bringing in some oven baked cookies for free. The show takes place at ...

Wednesday, July 12

Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-Up: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich Bites | SF
Wednesday, July 12 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-up
Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-Up: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich Bites | SF

Clover Sonoma, the Bay Area’s favorite third-generation family-owned and operated dairy farm, has opened a Milk Tasting Room pop-up in Hayes Valley, which will be open from June 5 through July 21, 2017. Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room June 5-July 21, 2017 Clover Sonoma Pop-up, 330 Fell ...

“The Joys of Jewish Preserving” Book Launch | Omnivore Books
Wednesday, July 12 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Jewish cooks, even casual ones, are proud of the history of preserved foods in Jewish life, from the time of living in a desert two millennia ago to the era in which Jews lived in European ghettoes with no refrigeration during the last century. In ...

Thursday, July 13

Moraga Summer Concert: Electrifying Tribute To Michael Jackson | East Bay
Thursday, July 13 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Moraga Commons Park
Moraga Summer Concert: Electrifying Tribute To Michael Jackson | East Bay

On Thursday evenings at the Moraga Commons Park for a relaxing free concert in the park. Bring your picnic blanket or lawn chairs to the grassy hillside in front of the band shell. Enjoy the music while your children enjoy the park. The volunteers of ...

Music & Market Summer Concerts: Funk & Rock Band | Concord
Thursday, July 13 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Todos Santos Plaza
Music & Market Summer Concerts: Funk & Rock Band | 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 ...

“Fiery Ferments” Book Launch | Omnivore Books
Thursday, July 13 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Whet your appetite with more than 60 recipes for hot sauces, mustards, pickles, chutneys, relishes, and kimchis from around the globe. Chiles take the spotlight, with recipes such as Thai Pepper Mint Cilantro Paste, Aleppo Za’atar Pomegranate Sauce, and Mango Plantain Habañero Ferment, but other ...
Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula
Thursday, July 13 – 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, ...

Friday, July 14

Dog Days of Summer | Pier 39
Friday, July 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Dog Days of Summer | Pier 39

Pier 39 is turning 39 and they’re celebrating with a bang. Beginning in January 2017, join in every Friday for 39 weeks to celebrate 39 years of amazing views, fresh seafood, unique local shopping and their famous sea lions. Each week, they’ll be serving up ...

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, July 14 – 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 ...

Clover Sonoma’s Free Organic Milk & Churro Crisps | Civic Center
Friday, July 14 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-up
Clover Sonoma's Free Organic Milk & Churro Crisps | Civic Center

Clover Sonoma, the Bay Area’s favorite third-generation family-owned and operated dairy farm, has opened a Milk Tasting Room pop-up in Hayes Valley, which will be open from June 5 through July 21, 2017. Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room June 5-July 21, 2017 Clover Sonoma Pop-up, 330 Fell ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, July 14 – 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 ...

Concerts at the Cove Patsy Cline Tribute from the The Patsychords | Alameda
Friday, July 14 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Crab Cove
Concerts at the Cove Patsy Cline Tribute from the The Patsychords | Alameda

Groove to free concerts at Crab Cove in Alameda. Concerts at the Cove features live music, food, extended hours at the Crab Cove Visitor Center, family activities, and beautiful views of the San Francisco Bay. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Please, no alcoholic beverages. Schedule: 4:30 ...

“Millennials Ruin Everything”: Free Comedy & Oysters Night | El Rio
Friday, July 14 – 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, July 14 – 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, July 15

Emily Paster’s Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, July 15 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Emily Paster's 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, followed by a book signing hosted by our friends at Book Passage. Emily Paster is the author of two cookbooks, 2016’s Food Swap: Specialty Recipes for Bartering, ...
40th Street Summer Block Party | Oakland
Saturday, July 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | 40th & Webster (Temescal)
40th Street Summer Block Party | Oakland
Get ready to rock outdoors to great live music – punk, jazz, blues and more –  curated by Broken Guitars and 1-2-3-4 Go! Records and indulge in delicious local food, beer and wine at the second annual 40th Street Block Party in Temescal (40th Street between Webster ...
Bastille Day Celebration: Outdoor Fest & Fireman’s Ball | SF
Saturday, July 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
Bastille Day Celebration: Outdoor Fest & Fireman's Ball | SF
Come and be a part of a grand Bastille Day celebration with a Kermesse (outdoor festival) followed by a Bal Populaire (firemen’s ball) a la Française. The event will open at 11 am and run till 8 pm on Saturday July 15th at Justin Herman ...
Monarch Grand Opening: Complimentary Eats, Refreshments & Tour | SF
Saturday, July 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Lennar at The San Francisco Shipyard
Monarch Grand Opening: Complimentary Eats, Refreshments & Tour | SF
Join Lennar as they celebrate the Grand Opening of Monarch, their newest collection of homes at The San Francisco Shipyard. Come enjoy complimentary eats, refreshments, and tour their new professionally-decorated model homes by West Elm. Built on the highest point of The Shipyard hilltop, Monarch offers one-, ...
Jamnation’s Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, July 15 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Jamnation's 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. Stanford-economics-major-turned-food-preservationist Gillian Reynolds creates bright, bold jams with a focus on sustainability, seasonality, and superior ingredients. Inspired by her travels to Brazil, London, Turkey, and beyond, she crafts ...
Sound of Cocktails: Reliving Iconic Moments in Time & Pop Culture | SF
Saturday, July 15 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Novela
Sound of Cocktails: Reliving Iconic Moments in Time & Pop Culture | SF

It’s the return of Novela’s musically inspired cocktail event series, The Sound of Cocktails. Journey through iconic moments in time and pop culture as they infuse cocktails with music to bring you unique entertainment experience. Sound of Cocktails: Reliving Iconic Moments in Time & Pop Culture ...

Sunday, July 16

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Sunday, July 16 | 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 ...

Monday, July 17

Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-Up: Free Cereal & Coffee | Final Day
Monday, July 17 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-up
Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-Up: Free Cereal & Coffee | Final Day

Clover Sonoma, the Bay Area’s favorite third-generation family-owned and operated dairy farm, has opened a Milk Tasting Room pop-up in Hayes Valley, which will be open from June 5 through July 21, 2017. Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room June 5-July 21, 2017 Clover Sonoma Pop-up, 330 Fell ...

“The Book of Greens” Book Launch | Omnivore Books
Monday, July 17 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Chef Jenn Louis has compiled more than 175 recipes for simple, show-stopping fare, from snacks to soups to mains (and even breakfast and dessert) that will inspire you to reach for new greens at the farmers’ market, or use your old standbys in totally fresh ...

Tuesday, July 18

Live at Lagunitas: BADBADNOTGOOD | Petaluma
Tuesday, July 18 – 4:20 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery
Live at Lagunitas: BADBADNOTGOOD | 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 ...