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Sunday, March 29

2015 Village Farmers’ Market Season Opening | Glen Park
Sunday, March 29 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Glen Park BART
2015 Village Farmers' Market Season Opening | Glen Park

The Glen Park Village Certified Farmers’ Market celebrates it’s 5th seasonal grand opening on March 29, 2015.
There will be a ribbon cutting at 11 am to celebrate the opening of the 2015 season, along with free arts and crafts and games for kids. There will be …

“Crossroads” Irish-American Fest Closing: Storytelling Night | SF
Sunday, March 29 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | United Irish Cultural Center

The Irish-American Crossroads Festival is a literary, musical, and cultural event that takes place every year in San Francisco during the month of March. It is a celebrated annual festival inviting the public to come together around inspired, creative, and relevant events regarding Irish and ...

“I Hella Love Shorts” 2015 Film Festival | The New Parkway
Sunday, March 29 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $6*
*$6 in advance $8 at the door.
| The New Parkway

“I Hella Love Shorts” Film Festival in collaboration with The New Parkway Theatre presents a day of exciting short films from local emerging talents on Sunday, March 29, 2015.
Their selections reflect diversity including that of the Bay Area and reach across cultures and genres. The common …

Wednesday, April 1

37th Annual St. Stupid’s Day Parade | SF
Wednesday, April 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
37th Annual St. Stupid's Day Parade | SF

The Annual St. Stupid’s Day Parade is a mid-week celebration of stupidity, so wear something silly, bring your solo socks, spare pennies and losing lottery tickets and gather with all the other stupids at the foot of Market Street to do the silliest walk of all.
37th Annual …

Saturday, April 4

2015 Cambodian New Year Festival | Oakland
Saturday, April 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Peralta Hacienda Historical Park
2015 Cambodian New Year Festival | Oakland

In Oakland, local Cambodians are gathering for a joyous celebration that will include traditional Khmer music, dance, food, arts, crafts and other festivities from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday, April 4, 2015.
You can also sing karaoke and play Cambodian games for kids and adults. Cambodian artists will sell …

2015 Weiner Dog Easter Egg Hunt | Danville
Saturday, April 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated if you're bringing your doxie.
| Oak Hill Park
2015 Weiner Dog Easter Egg Hunt | Danville

Come see dozens of doxies dressed up like bunnies or in their Sunday best sniffing out Easter eggs filled with treats.
2015 Weiner Dog Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 4, 2015 | 10 am
Oak Hill Park, 3005 Stone Valley Rd, Danville
FREE, but an RSVP is appreciated if you’re bringing your …

Eggster’s 21st Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival | UC Berkeley
Saturday, April 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Campanile (UC Berkeley)
Eggster's 21st Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival | UC Berkeley

Eggster will be holding its Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival at the UC Berkeley Campus with an egg hunt, performances and live music, and tons of raffle prizes.
21st Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival
Saturday, April 4, 2015 | 10 am to 3 pm
Campanile (Sather Tower), UC Berkeley
FREE
In past …

Sunday, April 5

2015 Easter In the Park: Hunky Jesus & Foxy Mary Contests | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, April 5 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*In case of bad weather, visit thesisters.org for location updates
| Hellman Hollow
2015 Easter In the Park: Hunky Jesus & Foxy Mary Contests | Golden Gate Park

The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, the kabuki-inspired cross-dressing nuns-of-fun, host their 36th Easter Sunday in the Park at Hellman Hollow in Golden Gate Park.
There’s a family-friendly Children’s Easter celebration at 11 am, but the real fun follows after the kids head home with adult-friendly fare like …

2015 SF Library Spring Book Sale: $1 Day | Fort Mason
Sunday, April 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Center
2015 SF Library Spring Book Sale: $1 Day | Fort Mason

Held at Fort Mason Center’s Festival Pavilion, the San Francisco Public Library’s Spring Book Sale will feature over 250,000 books, DVDs, CDs, books on tape, vinyl and other forms of media in over 70 categories. Friends of the SF Public Library 2015 Spring Book Sale ...

Saturday, April 11

2015 Cherry Blossom Festival: Saturday | Japantown
Saturday, April 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2015 Cherry Blossom Festival: Saturday | Japantown

The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival is said to be the second largest festival outside of Washington, D.C. to celebrate the blooming of cherry blossoms and is held at one of three remaining Japantowns in the United States. 48th Annual Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival – April ...

“Jack of All Trades” Indie Craft & Antique Market | Jack London Square
Saturday, April 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Brought to you by the same people who produce the Treasure Island Flea, the Jack of All Trades Market features a curated mix of nearly 100 local makers, indie designers, antiquers, collectors, artists, start-ups and more. In addition to shopping for one-of-a-kind items, there are food and craft beers ...

50% Off: San Francisco Vintners Market 2015 – Saturday | Fort Mason
Saturday, April 11 – 1:00 pm | Cost: 50% Off*
*Use discount code FUNSAT for $42 tickets to Saturday (normally $83)
| Fort Mason Center
50% Off: San Francisco Vintners Market 2015 - Saturday | Fort Mason

San Francisco Vintners Market is back with a Spring 2015 wine showcase of nearly 200 top notch wineries, so you can sample the wines on display and buy them on the spot. The event features three hours of tastings from a unique collection of top ...

Sunday, April 12

2015 Cherry Blossom Festival: Sunday | Japantown
Sunday, April 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2015 Cherry Blossom Festival: Sunday | Japantown

The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival is said to be the second largest festival outside of Washington, D.C. to celebrate the blooming of cherry blossoms and is held at one of three remaining Japantowns in the United States. 48th Annual Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival – April ...

53% Off: San Francisco Vintners Market 2015 – Sunday | Fort Mason
Sunday, April 12 – 1:00 pm | Cost: 53% Off*
*Use discount code FUNSUN for $39.50 tickets to Sunday (normally $83)
| Fort Mason Center
53% Off: San Francisco Vintners Market 2015 - Sunday | Fort Mason

San Francisco Vintners Market is back with a Spring 2015 wine showcase of nearly 200 top notch wineries, so you can sample the wines on display and buy them on the spot. The event features three hours of tastings from a unique collection of top ...

Thursday, April 16

Third Thursday Piedmont Avenue Stroll | Oakland
Thursday, April 16 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Piedmont Avenue
Third Thursday Piedmont Avenue Stroll | Oakland

At the Piedmont Avenue Stroll you can expect to see a variety of art mediums, enjoy entertainment, and sample refreshments with many businesses showcasing hand-picked local artists and designers. The monthly event was voted Best Art Walk That’s Not Art Murmur in 2012 by the East ...

Friday, April 17

“3rd On Third” Arts & Music | Bayview
Friday, April 17 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bayview Opera House

San Francisco’s Bayview Neighborhood comes alive for 3rd on Third, a community-wide arts celebration for the whole family happening from 5-8 pm every third Friday of the month, at Bayview Town Center (3rd Street from McKinnon to Palou & Mendell Plaza). The monthly event will feature ...

Saturday, April 18

2015 Cherry Blossom Festival: Saturday | Japantown
Saturday, April 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2015 Cherry Blossom Festival: Saturday | Japantown

The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival is said to be the second largest festival outside of Washington, D.C. to celebrate the blooming of cherry blossoms and is held at one of three remaining Japantowns in the United States. 48th Annual Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival – April ...

Sunday, April 19

2015 Cherry Blossom Festival & Grand Parade | Civic Center
Sunday, April 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2015 Cherry Blossom Festival & Grand Parade | Civic Center

The 2015 Cherry Blossom Festival Grand Parade begins at the Civic Center at 1 pm on Sunday, April 19, 2015, proceeding up Polk to Post Street, and ending in Japantown at Post and Fillmore streets.
A number of performers from Japan will also grace us with their …

Saturday, May 2

2015 Hip Hop in the Park | Berkeley
Saturday, May 2 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | People's Park
2015 Hip Hop in the Park | Berkeley

The Bay Area hip-hop community comes together the first Saturday in May each year to enjoy live music, graffiti art, dancing, and DJing at the annual Hip Hop in the Park, a hip-hop festival in People’s Park.
2015 Hip Hop in the Park
Saturday, May 2, 2015 …

Saturday, May 9

“Jack of All Trades” Indie Craft & Antique Market | Jack London Square
Saturday, May 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Brought to you by the same people who produce the Treasure Island Flea, the Jack of All Trades Market features a curated mix of nearly 100 local makers, indie designers, antiquers, collectors, artists, start-ups and more. In addition to shopping for one-of-a-kind items, there are food and craft beers ...

Thursday, May 21

Third Thursday Piedmont Avenue Stroll | Oakland
Thursday, May 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Piedmont Avenue
Third Thursday Piedmont Avenue Stroll | Oakland

At the Piedmont Avenue Stroll you can expect to see a variety of art mediums, enjoy entertainment, and sample refreshments with many businesses showcasing hand-picked local artists and designers. The monthly event was voted Best Art Walk That’s Not Art Murmur in 2012 by the East ...

Thursday, June 18

Third Thursday Piedmont Avenue Stroll | Oakland
Thursday, June 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Piedmont Avenue
Third Thursday Piedmont Avenue Stroll | Oakland

At the Piedmont Avenue Stroll you can expect to see a variety of art mediums, enjoy entertainment, and sample refreshments with many businesses showcasing hand-picked local artists and designers. The monthly event was voted Best Art Walk That’s Not Art Murmur in 2012 by the East ...

Saturday, June 27

2015 San Francisco Pride Festival: Saturday | Civic Center
Saturday, June 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a $5-10 donation is requested.
| Civic Center Plaza
2015 San Francisco Pride Festival: Saturday | Civic Center

On Pride Saturday, June 27, 2015, the Main Stage brings the best of local musical talent and cultural performances to the heart of San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza.
San Francisco Pride is home to over 20 community-run stages and venues. They are a unique feature of the …

Sunday, June 28

2015 San Francisco Pride Parade
Sunday, June 28 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Market Street
2015 San Francisco Pride Parade

Art meets politics in a fleet of floats, vehicles, and marchers along Market Street during the San Francisco Pride Parade, one the nation’s largest LGBT events, starting at 10:30 am on Pride Sunday.
Bring a rainbow flag and come cheer on dykes on bikes, bears in straps, trannies in gowns, and …

2015 San Francisco Pride Festival: Sunday | Civic Center
Sunday, June 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a $5-10 donation is requested.
| Civic Center Plaza
2015 San Francisco Pride Festival: Sunday | Civic Center

On Pride Sunday, June 28, 2015, SF Pride will once again offer exciting, up-and-coming cutting edge talent, world renowned performers, and the best of local entertainment from the Bay Area.