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Saturday, May 26

2018 Family Fun Festival: B-Boy Competition & Petting Zoo | Berkeley
Saturday, May 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | MLK Jr. Civic Center Park (Berkeley)
2018 Family Fun Festival: B-Boy Competition & Petting Zoo | Berkeley
The Ecology Center Farmers’ Markets’ annual Family Fun Festival is “a whole day of free fun for the whole family” featuring games, contests, performances, and hands-on activities for all ages. 2018 Family Fun Festival Saturday, May 26, 2018 | 10 am to 3 pm Berkeley Farmers Market, MLK Jr ...
San Francisco Carnaval 2018 | Mission
Saturday, May 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted
| Harrison Street
San Francisco Carnaval 2018 | Mission

The 2018 San Francisco Carnaval Festival transforms Harrison Street into a wonderland. Come celebrate at the 40th annual Carnaval San Francisco, a free 2–day family festival in San Francisco’s Mission District over Memorial Day weekend. On May 26th and 27th, the Mission District will transform into an ...

Bay Area KidFest | Concord
Bay Area KidFest | Concord
Bay Area Festivals, Inc. is pleased to present Bay Area KidFest, a 3-day holiday weekend of quality live entertainment, activities and sports for children to stimulate learning and exploration while presenting parents with new ideas and opportunities from arts & crafts and other exhibitors. KidFest ...
Pan-Asian Arts Festival (May 26-27) | Orinda
Saturday, May 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Orinda Library
Pan-Asian Arts Festival (May 26-27) | Orinda
The City of Orinda is hosting a Pan-Asian Arts Festival this Memorial Day weekend. The two-day celebration, part of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, is free of charge and features programs for all ages. All performances will be held at the Orinda Community Center and the ...
TreasureFest 7th Birthday Bash | SF
Saturday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: $5 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
TreasureFest 7th Birthday Bash | SF
Join TreasureFest on their 7th Birthday Bash. Free birthday cake at 1pm each day, the first 2,000 each day get a free TreasureFest tote (arrive early), happy hour 2-for-1 drinks at the bar from 10am to 11am, plus live music, 35+ food stations, 400+ vendors ...
Win Tix: TreasureFest 7th Birthday Bash: VIP Package | May 26-27
Saturday, May 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: WIN*
*Win a 4 pack entry + 4 drinks at the bar + $60 shopping credits good at most vendors.
| Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
We’ve got a special prize package for you to help celebrate TreasureFest’s 7th Birthday Party. One lucky winner will win a VIP package with entry for four, four drink tickets + a $60 shopping credit good for just about any vendor (you’ll have about 400 ...
“Ritch St. Block Party” Street Festival & Summer Jam | SF
Saturday, May 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP on Eventbrite to enter raffle
| Victory Hall & Parlor
"Ritch St. Block Party" Street Festival & Summer Jam | SF
Get ready for a brand new good ol’ fashioned block party and festival in SoMa featuring a bunch of local businesses (District, 25 Lusk, Cento, Local Tap, Steep and more) teaming up to create a Summer Jam in the city. They are creating an outdoor beer garden ...
SF’s Huge Lowrider Car Show & Free Carnaval Concert | Mission
Saturday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome
| John O'Connell High School
SF's Huge Lowrider Car Show & Free Carnaval Concert | Mission
Join San Francisco LowRider Council for the 40th Anniversary Carnaval San Francisco on Saturday, May 26, 2018. There will be a car show and concert featuring Malo, Tierra, and El Chicano at the 20th & Harrison Street. On Sunday, there will be a big lowrider contingent ...

Sunday, May 27

San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2018
Sunday, May 27 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | 24th & Bryant
San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2018
On May 27th, 2018 at 9:30 am, the 2018 San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade kicks–off at the corner of 24th and Bryant Streets. The theme, Roots of Carnaval / Raíces del Carnaval, refers to atree’s branches, leaves, and fruit give it beauty, but its strength lies ...
San Francisco Carnaval 2018 | Mission
Sunday, May 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Harrison Street
San Francisco Carnaval 2018 | Mission

The 2018 San Francisco Carnaval Festival transforms Harrison Street into a wonderland. Come celebrate at the 40th annual Carnaval San Francisco, a free 2–day family festival in San Francisco’s Mission District over Memorial Day weekend. On May 26th and 27th, the Mission District will transform into an ...

2018 Burmese New Year Water Festival | Union City
Sunday, May 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Kennedy Park (Union City)
2018 Burmese New Year Water Festival | Union City
Join the Bay Area Burmese Community for the annual Burmese New Year Water Festival at Kennedy Park in Union City from 10 am to 3 pm on Sunday, May 27, 2018. There will be Burmese traditional dance performances, foods from various regions of Myanmar, a traditional ceremony of ...
TreasureFest 7th Birthday Bash | SF
Sunday, May 27 – All Day | Cost: $5 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
TreasureFest 7th Birthday Bash | SF
Join TreasureFest on their 7th Birthday Bash. Free birthday cake at 1pm each day, the first 2,000 each day get a free TreasureFest tote (arrive early), happy hour 2-for-1 drinks at the bar from 10am to 11am, plus live music, 35+ food stations, 400+ vendors ...
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival: Sunday | 2018
Sunday, May 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Ramon Central Park
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival: Sunday | 2018
> View 2018 Schedule Chevron Stage– (Field adjacent to tennis courts. Bring your lawn chairs & blankets.) 11:00 – 1:00 Andy Z & the Andyland Band- Family Fun Music 1:30 – 3:30 KGS Indian Entertainment-Bollywood & Bhangra Dance, Music and Culture 4:00 – 6:00 Take 2- 60’s – Today’s ...
46th Annual Muir Beach Firemen’s BBQ | Mt. Tam
Sunday, May 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$20 parking per vehicle. Donations are appreciated
| Santos Meadow (Mt. Tam)
46th Annual Muir Beach Firemen's BBQ | Mt. Tam
The 46th Annual Muir Beach Volunteer Firemen’s Barbecue is a fun event for the whole family with delicious food, activities for the kids, live music and dancing. An annual Memorial Day Weekend tradition in Marin, the event takes place on Sunday, May 27, from noon to ...
2018 Barrelrock Music Mini Fest & Beer Release | Santa Rosa
Sunday, May 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fogbelt Brewing Company
2018 Barrelrock Music Mini Fest & Beer Release | Santa Rosa
Barrelrock is back for the second year in a row. Last year was full of amazing beer, four live bands, tasty BBQ and really cool people like you. This year there will be Four barrel aged beers being released, Four live bands, outdoor BBQ, large seated ...
Indie Rock Concert: Matt Jaffe | Union Square
Sunday, May 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Indie Rock Concert: Matt Jaffe | Union Square
Matt Jaffe is a singer/songwriter from San Francisco. Cutting his teeth on open mics around the Bay Area, Matt started taking music (a little bit) more seriously when Jerry Harrison of Talking Heads offered to produce his first record. Since then, Matt has churned out ...

Monday, May 28

2018 Memorial Day Parade | Mill Valley
Monday, May 28 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Lytton Square (Mill Valley)
2018 Memorial Day Parade | Mill Valley
Join MVCAN and march in the Mill Valley Memorial Day Parade for our second year. Last year was a blast. No need to sign up. Come one and all to Old Mill School, Monday at 10 am. MVCAN looks forward to an exciting presence in our ...
2018 Memorial Day Commemoration & Tour | Oakland
Monday, May 28 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Cemetery
2018 Memorial Day Commemoration & Tour | Oakland
Join Mountain View Cemetery to honor all veterans at the 98th Annual Memorial Day Commemoration at 10 am on Monday, May 28, 2018. The Memorial Day Civil War Plot Tour led by Dennis Evanosky at the Pardee Home and Oakland’s Preservation Park, gives a general tour with special ...
2018 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough
Monday, May 28 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Hillsborough North School
2018 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough
Bring the family to celebrate Hillsborough’s 9th Annual Memorial Day Parade, Carnival and Music Festival. Wells Fargo Stagecoach, the San Mateo Marching Band, the Burlingame High School Band, the Los Trancos Marching Band, our schools, our dignitaries, community services organizations and so much more. See below ...
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival: Monday | 2018
Monday, May 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Ramon Central Park
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival: Monday | 2018
> View 2018 Schedule Chevron Stage– (Field adjacent to tennis courts. Bring your lawn chairs & blankets.) 11:00 – 12:00 Eden Aoba Taiko- Taiko Drumming 12:30 – 2:30 Snap Jackson & the Knock on Wood Players-Americana & Bluegrass 3:00 – 3:30 Memorial Day Program 4:00 – 6:00 Tortilla Soup- Latin ...
21st Annual Memorial Day Service | Colma Cemetery
Monday, May 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
21st Annual Memorial Day Service | Colma Cemetery
Cypress Lawn invites the public to attend its 21st Annual Memorial Day Program at 1 pm on Monday, May 28, 2018. Cypress Lawn pays tribute to all veterans for their service in defense of the freedom that we are all enjoying. All families and friends of veterans and the ...
CANCELED – Hippie Hill’s “Spiritual Smoke-In” 50th Anniversary | Golden Gate Park
Monday, May 28 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hippie Hill
CANCELED - Hippie Hill's "Spiritual Smoke-In" 50th Anniversary | Golden Gate Park
Please note this event has been canceled by the organizers On Memorial Day, Monday May 28, 2018, at 3:00pm, a ceremony is planned at Golden Gate Park’s “Hippie Hill” to mark the 50th anniversary of the first spiritually-oriented public cannabis “smoke-in” in the United States. The informal ...

Wednesday, May 30

Hawaiian Jazz Concert: The Alcatraz Islanders | Union Square Live
Wednesday, May 30 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Hawaiian Jazz Concert: The Alcatraz Islanders  | Union Square Live
The Alcatraz Islanders perform swing era Hawaiian music that blends traditional island melodies with mainland jazz.

Friday, June 1

Win Tix: “Clusterfest 2018” 3-Day Passes: SF’s Epic Comedy & Music Fest | June 1-3
Friday, June 1 – All Day | Cost: WIN | Civic Center Plaza
Comedy Central presents Clusterfest 2018, happening once again at San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza & Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on June 1-3, 2018. The Daily Show hosts Jon Stewart and Trevor Noah, Amy Schumer and The Lonely Island headline this epic comedy, music and comedy festival. > ...
2018 SubZERO Festival: Outdoor Music & Art Festival | San Jose
Friday, June 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
2018 SubZERO Festival: Outdoor Music & Art Festival | San Jose

Focused on emerging and present subcultures thriving in our region, SubZERO is a DIY, artistically bent, hi/lo-techno mashup where street meets geek. Come downtown to San Jose’s SoFA District from 6pm ’til midnight for an inspired evening of arts and culture.  In addition to the ...

“Batch Made Market” Artisan Food | SF
Friday, June 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Forage Kitchen
"Batch Made Market" Artisan Food | SF

This is your monthly chance  to come see and taste what’s cooking at Forage Kitchen. Your favorite chefs in the kitchen, and you can walk through and taste their favorite new recipes. Plus there’s beer. What could be better? The monthly Batch Made Market highlights ...

2018 Berkeley World Music Festival Kick-off Party | La Peña Cultural Center
Friday, June 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | La Peña Cultural Center
2018 Berkeley World Music Festival Kick-off Party |  La Peña Cultural Center

Music spills out from all corners of Berkeley during the annual Berkeley World Music Festival. The free 15th Annual Berkeley World Music Festival happens Friday to Sunday, June 1-3, in various locations citywide. It will feature a dazzling array of performances by some of the Bay Area’s finest ...

Saturday, June 2

2018 Union Street Music Festival | SF
Saturday, June 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Union Street (Gough to Fillmore)
2018 Union Street Music Festival | SF

In its 42nd year, The Union Street Music Festival is one of San Francisco’s largest annual free events. For the 2nd year in a row, it will feature over 24 live bands sprinkled throughout the 5 blocks of the festival. The entertainment areas will showcase ...

The 44th Annual Sunnyvale Art & Wine Festival | Saturday
Saturday, June 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Eventbrite
| Downtown Sunnyvale
The 44th Annual Sunnyvale Art & Wine Festival | Saturday

The 44th Annual Sunnyvale Art & Wine Festival is one of the largest free festivals in the Silicon Valley. Each year more than 125,000 people crowd downtown Sunnyvale at the Murphy Avenue to experience over 350 of the nation’s best artists, live music, ice cold margaritas, ...

OminoDay 2018: All Day DJ & World Music Festival | SF
Saturday, June 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jerry Garcia Amphitheatre (McLaren Park)
OminoDay 2018: All Day DJ & World Music Festival | SF
OminoDay is a free day-long outdoor music festival which provides a social, musical, artistic, and cultural celebration for the families and youth of San Francisco. The event features some of the Bay Area’s hottest DJs, special guest performances and live mural/graffiti painting. 2018 Omino Day Music ...