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Monday, June 26

“Accessory Dwelling Unit Fair” Community Outreach | SF
Monday, June 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | JCCSF Jewish Community Center
You’re invited to participate in a community outreach event on San Francisco’s newly minted Accessory Dwelling Unit program, convened by City Departments, Supervisor Aaron Peskin and the San Francisco Apartment Association. Vendors are being invited to table at the event in order to provide information to ...
NO FIREWORKS FOR 2017 – SF Giants LGBT Night | AT&T Park
NO FIREWORKS FOR 2017 - SF Giants LGBT Night | AT&T Park
Please note that although there is an LGBT night at AT&T Park on 6/26/17 there are NOT fireworks for 2017 as was previously listed. There’s no need to pay to get into AT&T Park just to see the fireworks. As soon as the San Francisco Giants defeat ...

Wednesday, June 28

Free Admission & $1 Rides: Food Drive Day | 2017 Alameda County Fair
Free Admission & $1 Rides: Food Drive Day | 2017 Alameda County Fair
Get into the Alameda County Fair for free when you donate four non-perishable food items to the Feed The Need Food Drive at the entrance until 5 pm. All carnival rides will be $1 until 5 pm. Donations benefit the Alameda County Community Food Bank.

Thursday, June 29

Free Admission Day for Seniors | Alameda County Fair
Thursday, June 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Seniors must be 62 and better.
| Alameda County Fair
Free Admission Day for Seniors | Alameda County Fair
The county fair offers a free day for your beloved seniors on selected Thursdays.

Friday, June 30

2017 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest | South Bay
Friday, June 30 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Many events are free, but there are ticketed concerts and other.
| Downtown Hollister
2017 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest | South Bay

The roar of motorcycles will take over the streets of Hollister,known as the “Birthplace of the American Biker,” for the annual Hollister Freedom Rally. The Rally has always been and will continue to be a free rally welcoming all bikers and is the largest of its kind ...

Saturday, July 1

2017 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest | South Bay
Saturday, July 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Many events are free, but there are ticketed concerts and other.
| Downtown Hollister
2017 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest | South Bay

The roar of motorcycles will take over the streets of Hollister,known as the “Birthplace of the American Biker,” for the annual Hollister Freedom Rally. The Rally has always been and will continue to be a free rally welcoming all bikers and is the largest of its kind ...

Fillmore Jazz Festival 2017 | Saturday
Saturday, July 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore District
Fillmore Jazz Festival 2017 | Saturday

Blending art and soul in one of the country’s most unique neighborhoods, the Fillmore Jazz Festival is the largest free Jazz festival on the West Coast, drawing over 100,000 visitors over the Independence Day weekend on Fillmore Street in San Francisco between Jackson and Eddy Streets. ...

Tennyson All America Festival: Food, Refreshments & Free Entertainment | Hayward
Saturday, July 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mt. Eden Mansion
Tennyson All America Festival: Food, Refreshments & Free Entertainment | Hayward
Join the city of Hayward as they celebrate the 241st birthday of the country and build pride in the Tennyson Community. Enjoy free music, food, refreshments and activities for children, and learn about community resources.
Win Tix: 18th Annual Oysterfest with Passion Pit | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, July 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: $20*
*Use code FUNCHEAP for discount purchase. Food and drinks for purchase
| Sharon Meadow
Oysters, the caviar of the sea (well actually caviar is the caviar of the sea)  but oysters are also quite fancy and delectable. Celebrate this slimy, succulent, seafood at the 18th annual Oysterfest in Golden Gate Park. > Get $20 Tickets with exclusive code FUNCHEAP – Normally $40 ...
Russian River “Big Rocky Games” | Monte Rio | 2017
Saturday, July 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Monte Rio Public Beach
Russian River

Monte Rio, along the Russian River, hosts its annual two day “Big Rocky Games” with fun kids games and contests. Activities include inner tube races, a rubber ducky contest, rock skipping, a water balloon toss, an ice cream eating contest, canoe and swim races, and ...

LaborFest2017: Labor History Four-Hour Bike Tour | SF
Saturday, July 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Sliding scale from $15-50
| 518 Valencia
LaborFest2017: Labor History Four-Hour Bike Tour | SF
The pre-urban history of Indian Slavery up until the earliest 8-hour day movement in the U.S., the ebb and flow of class war will be traced in this four-hour bike ride. SF’s radical working class organizations are shaped in part by racist complicity in genocide and slavery. ...
LaborFest2017: The Struggles Against Internment & The Lessons for Today | SF
Saturday, July 1 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | National Japanese American Historical Society
LaborFest2017: The Struggles Against Internment & The Lessons for Today | SF
This year is the 75th anniversary of the internment of over 120,000 Japanese Americans and Japanese Peruvians in concentration camps during World War II under the executive order of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Today the Trump administration is justifying this action by arguing that it would ...
LaborFest2017: SF Mime Troupe Presents “Walls” | Berkeley
Saturday, July 1 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cedar Rose Park
LaborFest2017: SF Mime Troupe Presents
“Walls” asks the question:How can a nation of immigrants declare war on immigration? The answer: fear. L. Mary Jones knows all about fear. As a top agent for I.C.E. Immigration and Customs Enforcement – she knows how to stoke fear to keep her country safe. Fear of ...
Oakley | Cityhood Fireworks Celebration | 2017
Saturday, July 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Freedom Basin
Oakley | Cityhood Fireworks Celebration | 2017
The city of Oakley, one of California’s youngest cities, is celebrating their 18th anniversary of cityhood on Saturday, July 1, 2017. They will also celebrate the nation’s birthday. Held at Freedom High School Soccer Basin, there will be a wide variety of vendors with goods for sale ...
Stanford | San Jose Earthquakes Fireworks Show | 2017
Stanford | San Jose Earthquakes Fireworks Show | 2017
Kick off the 2017 Independence Day season with soccer and a post-game fireworks show at the San Jose Earthquakes’ match against the Los Angeles Galaxy at Stanford Stadium on Saturday, July 1, 2017. The game will start at 7:15 pm. You’ll need to purchase a ticket to ...

Sunday, July 2

2017 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest & Live Music | South Bay
Sunday, July 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Many events are free, but there are ticketed concerts and other.
| Downtown Hollister
2017 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest & Live Music | South Bay

The roar of motorcycles will take over the streets of Hollister,known as the “Birthplace of the American Biker,” for the annual Hollister Freedom Rally. The Rally has always been and will continue to be a free rally welcoming all bikers and is the largest of its kind ...

Fillmore Jazz Festival 2017 | Sunday
Sunday, July 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore District
Fillmore Jazz Festival 2017 | Sunday

Blending art and soul in one of the country’s most unique neighborhoods, the Fillmore Jazz Festival is the largest free Jazz festival on the West Coast, drawing over 100,000 visitors over the Independence Day weekend on Fillmore Street in San Francisco between Jackson and Eddy Streets. ...

Hayward | 4th of July Family Festival & Picnic | 2017
Sunday, July 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Outdoor celebration is free.
| Meek Park
Hayward | 4th of July Family Festival & Picnic | 2017
Come to Meek Park and celebrate the nation’s independence. Meek Mansion will be open to the public for a rare glimpse of the past. Grab some lunch at the local food vendor booths, pull out those picnic blankets, and enjoy the sounds of Johnny Mahalo and the ...
Russian River “Big Rocky Games” | Monte Rio | 2017
Sunday, July 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Monte Rio Public Beach
Russian River

Monte Rio, along the Russian River, hosts its annual two day “Big Rocky Games” with fun kids games and contests. Activities include inner tube races, a rubber ducky contest, rock skipping, a water balloon toss, an ice cream eating contest, canoe and swim races, and ...

LaborFest2017: SF Mime Troupe Presents “Walls” | Berkeley
Sunday, July 2 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cedar Rose Park
LaborFest2017: SF Mime Troupe Presents
“Walls” asks the question:How can a nation of immigrants declare war on immigration? The answer: fear. L. Mary Jones knows all about fear. As a top agent for I.C.E. Immigration and Customs Enforcement – she knows how to stoke fear to keep her country safe. Fear ...
LaborFest2017:The E.P.I.C Struggle For California | SF
Sunday, July 2 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Please Touch Community Garden
LaborFest2017:The E.P.I.C Struggle For California | SF
Historian David Giesen surveys with film and talk the magnificent political performance piece which became a political movement in 1934. Deep in the Great Depression, muck-raking author Upton Sinclair wrote a booklet in 1933 detailing a program for (E)nding (P)overty (i)n (C)alifornia. The Unapologetically socialist program ...
Russian River | Parade of Floats, Water Curtain & Fireworks Show | 2017
Sunday, July 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Monte Rio Public Beach
Russian River | Parade of Floats, Water Curtain & Fireworks Show | 2017
Every year, the Monte Rio beach is crowded with people who come from all over to enjoy the spectacle of fireworks over the Russian River along with a Water Boat Parade & Carnival, “Water Curtain” and fireworks starting at dusk. Sunday, July 2, 2017 Dusk: Water Carnival ...
Bodega Bay | July 2nd “Fireworks Over the Bay” | 2017
Sunday, July 2 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| Westside Regional Park
Bodega Bay | July 2nd
Start your Independence Day celebration early; celebrate two days early and enjoy fireworks in Bodega Bay on July 2, 2017. The Bodega Bay fireworks display is fairly small, so we would not recommend driving out there just for this event alone, but we suggest you planning a full day in ...

Monday, July 3

Windsor | Pre-4th of July “Kaboom” Fireworks & Music Festival | 2017
Windsor | Pre-4th of July
Get festive for the Fourth at a small town celebration with all the trimmings. Residents and visitors alike can enjoy the Windsor Independence Day celebration on Monday, July 3, 2017 at Keiser Park, capped off by a fireworks and musical performances. A festival in the park ...
WorldOne Festival Pre-Party | El Cerrito
Monday, July 3 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cerrito Vista Park
WorldOne Festival Pre-Party | El Cerrito

El Cerrito hosts the 19th Annual WorldOne Festival featuring live world music, Hawaiian Mele, Hula plus circus performers on July 3-4, 2017. July 3, 2017 – Kupaoa, Hawaiian Mele & Hula 4 pm: Circus Imagination 5-7 pm:  Kupaoa + Kumu Kau’i Isa-Kahaku + Halau NaWaiOla July 4, 2017 – ...

Sebastopol | 3rd of July Fireworks Extravaganza Festival | 2017
Monday, July 3 – 5:30 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 general admission; $5 for 6-11; free for children under 5
| Analy High School Football Field
Sebastopol | 3rd of July Fireworks Extravaganza Festival | 2017
The Sebastopol Kiwanis club hosts the 44th annual fireworks extravaganza on July 3, 2017 at the football field at Analy High School. This year the Analy Football Stadium has undergone a beautiful multimillion dollar reconstruction. A new track has been installed, there are new bleachers on the ...
Richmond | Waterfront Family Festival, Concert & Fireworks | 2017
Monday, July 3 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*There are fees for the interactive children's games and food.
| Marina Bay Park
Richmond | Waterfront Family Festival, Concert & Fireworks | 2017
Enjoy an evening of food, children’s games, live blues music, and a great view of the Richmond Waterfront fireworks on July 3, 2017. There will be food vendors, live blues, and a Kids Fun Zone (for a fee) starting at 5:30 pm leading up to the ...
Morgan Hill | “Family Fest” July 3rd Patriotic Sing & Music Fest | 2017
Monday, July 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Morgan Hill Amphitheater
Morgan Hill |
Downtown Morgan Hill comes together to celebrate Independence Day 2017 with their Patriotic Sing and Family Music Festival starting at 6 pm on July 3, 2017. The evening starts off with the 29th Annual Patriotic Sing, which begins at 6 pm at the Morgan Hill Community Cultural Center Amphiteater with ...
Fireworks & Dinner Aboard WWII Ship | Richmond
Monday, July 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $50*
*Includes dinner, entertainment, tours
| SS Red Oak Victory
Fireworks & Dinner Aboard WWII Ship | Richmond
One of the Bay Area’s most unique Independence Day celebrations will be on July 3, 2017 on the SS Red Oak Victory with glorious views of the Bay from Richmond’s historic waterfront, the town that helped win the war. The ship will be open from 6:00 pm ...
Watch Fireworks Aboard Historic WWII Ship | Richmond
Monday, July 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $35*
*$35 covers admission, $50 includes admission, dinner and a free drink
| SS Red Oak Victory
Watch Fireworks Aboard Historic WWII Ship | Richmond
On July 3rd, board an historic WWII ship in Richmond, the SS Red Oak Victory which should give you a unique perspective of fireworks shows all over the Bay Area. You get to watch the fireworks display and the beautiful sunset over the Bay from the deck ...