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Friday, June 16

Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland

Join the Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) and Off the Grid on 10th Street every Friday for a family-friendly take on a festive night market. Savor California beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages around the Koi Pond at the Blue Oak café pop-up. Enjoy half-price admission, live music, extended OMCA Store hours, family-friendly ...

Picnic Flix: “The Secret Life of Pets” | Dublin
Friday, June 16 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Emerald Glen Park
Picnic Flix:

Join the Dublin community for free outdoor movies at Emerald Glen Park. Movies start at approximately 8:30 pm, but attendees may arrive as early as 7 pm to snag the perfect spot. Consider making a day of it, and make use of the park’s basketball courts, ...

Free Movies in the Park: Pete’s Dragon | Oakland
Friday, June 16 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Redwood Heights Recreation Center
Free Movies in the Park: Pete's Dragon | Oakland

Movies in the Park is back with family friendly films in the park by the Redwood Heights Recreation Center in Oakland. Popcorn, hot chocolate, drinks and hot dogs will be available for purchase. Dress warm and bring a lawn chair and or blanket. You will want to ...

Free A’s Post-Game Fireworks Show | Oakland
Friday, June 16 – 9:35 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch the fireworks outside of the Coliseum.
| Oakland Coliseum
Free A’s Post-Game Fireworks Show | Oakland
Sit in awe on the field as you watch Oakland A’s fireworks after six games in 2017. Following each fireworks game, fans will be invited to sit on the outfield grass to enjoy the dazzling sky high show.

Saturday, June 17

2017 North Beach Festival | Saturday
Saturday, June 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | North Beach
2017 North Beach Festival | Saturday

Considered one of the country’s original outdoor festivals, the North Beach Festival celebrates its 63rd anniversary in historic North Beach. 2017 North Beach Festival Saturday & Sunday, June 17-18, 2017 | 10 am to 6 pm Grant Avenue and Columbus Avenue, San Francisco FREE The festival site includes numerous ...

2017 Corgi Con: 800+ Corgis, Stumpy Leg Races & Costume Contest | Ocean Beach
Saturday, June 17 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach (Fulton)
2017 Corgi Con: 800+ Corgis, Stumpy Leg Races & Costume Contest | Ocean Beach
The NorCal Corgi Con is a wonderfully bizarre beach day bash for dogs (and their pawrents) bringing together hundreds of enthusiastic Corgis, their owners and wannabes too on Ocean Beach in San FranCorgsco. Between Stairwell 21 and Fulton St from 10 am to 2 pm on Saturday, ...
2017 Soy & Tofu Festival | Japantown
Saturday, June 17 – All Day | Cost: $10*
*$10 in advance. $15 at the door.
| St. Mary's Cathedral
2017 Soy & Tofu Festival | Japantown
Come discover the “joy of soy” at the 7th annual Northern California Soy and Tofu Festival with live entertainment, a tofu eating contest. 7th Annual Soy & Tofu Festival Saturday, June 17, 2017 | 11 am to 5 pm Saint Mary’s Cathedral Event Center 1111 Gough St. (at Geary Boulevard), ...
Drop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View
Saturday, June 17 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Public Library
Drop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View

Come get your bike fixed and learn a few things from professional bike mechanic Ryan Murphy who will be available for advice and help with you bike at the Mountain View Library every third Saturday from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Use their tools to work ...

2017 Presidio Kite Festival | SF
2017 Presidio Kite Festival | SF
Let your imagination soar at this colorful, family-friendly festival featuring all things kite happening at the Presidio Main Parade Ground. Presidio Kite Expo Saturday, June 17, 2017 | Noon to 5 pm Main Parade Ground, The Presidio, SF FREE – RSVP on Eventbrite (Free kites are available on a first-come, ...
2017 Japan Day Festival: Taiko, Bon Odori Dance & Market | Japantown
Saturday, June 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2017 Japan Day Festival: Taiko, Bon Odori Dance & Market | Japantown
Celebrate the cultural heritage of Japantown with a special 110th Year Performance from Japanese artists from Tokyo, Chicago, and Bay Area with Taiko, Japanese classical and folk dance, Japanese dolls, Okiya style shamisen music, and more. 2017 Japan Day Bon-Odori Festival Saturday, June 17, 2017 | 1-5 pm Japantown ...
Live in the Castro: The Sundance Saloon | Jane Warner Plaza
Saturday, June 17 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Live in the Castro: The Sundance Saloon | Jane Warner Plaza
They’re doing it again. Enjoy another fun afternoon of outdoor dancing. Sundance Saloon returns to Jane Warner Plaza in the heart of the Castro district of San Francisco for some more two-steppin’ and line dancin’ fun. This is a great opportunity to show off your diversity: ...
“Saturdays Unplugged” Family Friendly Drag Show & Rainbow Mandalas | JCCSF
Saturday, June 17 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jewish Community Center of SF
Come for the play date, stay for the live music. Unplug and meet up with family and friends for a screen-free afternoon of fun activities and happy hour (for adults). Free • All are welcome Saturday, June 17: Pride 3 pm: Family Fun Activities Rainbow Mandalas Songs and Puppets with ...

Sunday, June 18

2017 North Beach Festival | Sunday
Sunday, June 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE | North Beach
2017 North Beach Festival | Sunday

Considered one of the country’s original outdoor festivals, the North Beach Festival celebrates its 63rd anniversary in historic North Beach. 2017 North Beach Festival Saturday & Sunday, June 17-18, 2017 | 10 am to 6 pm Grant Avenue and Columbus Avenue, San Francisco FREE The festival site includes numerous ...

Live in the Castro: Laura Lackey’s Rhythm Revue | Jane Warner Plaza
Sunday, June 18 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Live in the Castro: Laura Lackey's Rhythm Revue | Jane Warner Plaza
Laura Lackey’s Rhythm Revue play all shades of Americana Roots Music! Swing and New Orleans Jazz to Blues, Calypso and Gospel. Playing standards in their own style and many original songs based in the improvisational traditions of jazz and blues, the hot dance floor tunes ...

Wednesday, June 21

Summer Retro Dance Concert | Menlo Park
Wednesday, June 21 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Fremont Park (Menlo Park)
Summer Retro Dance Concert | Menlo Park

Enjoy a free summer concert in Menlo Park featuring a variety of musical styles from jazz to country to hits of today and yesterday, from 6:30-8 pm on Wednesdays from June to August in Fremont Park (University and Santa Cruz Avenues). Bring your picnic blanket and dinner, ...

Thursday, June 22

Moraga Summer Concert: Fun, Soul, Rock & Roll | East Bay
Thursday, June 22 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Moraga Commons Park
Moraga Summer Concert: Fun, Soul, Rock & Roll | 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 ...

Movies on the Square: “Passengers” | Redwood City
Thursday, June 22 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: “Passengers” | Redwood City

Bring the family out to a free movie showing in downtown Redwood City in Courthouse Square on Thursday evenings from June 1 to August 31 in 2017. Movies start at sundown (approximately 8:45 pm). Come early for the best seats – a limited number of ...

Friday, June 23

“Circus Bella” Your Favorite One Ring Circus | Yerba Buena Gardens
Friday, June 23 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Circus Bella, San Francisco’s favorite one-ring circus, returns with an entirely new production conceived and directed by Bella-founder Abigail Munn and Artistic Director Joel Baker, with the talents of Juggling Director, Judy Finelli. Set to original music by the ingenious composer/accordionist Rob Reich, who leads the ...
17th & Folsom Park Opening Celebration | Mission Dist.
Friday, June 23 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | 17th & Folsom
17th & Folsom Park Opening Celebration | Mission Dist.
They are pleased to announce the opening of 17th and Folsom park is now set for Friday, June 23 at 3:30pm. The opening ceremony will also include the unveiling of the new park name. Due to recent winter storm, and added scope of work including soil ...
Exploratorium Free Community Night | SF
Friday, June 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Exploratorium
Exploratorium Free Community Night | SF

The Exploratorium is a twenty-first-century learning laboratory, an eye-opening, always-changing, playful place to explore and tinker featuring hundreds of science, art, and human perception exhibits. While they don’t have monthly free days, they do host several special events throughout the year offering free admission for all. ...

Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland

Join the Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) and Off the Grid on 10th Street every Friday for a family-friendly take on a festive night market. Savor California beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages around the Koi Pond at the Blue Oak café pop-up. Enjoy half-price admission, live music, extended OMCA Store hours, family-friendly ...

Summer of Love Dance Party | Pier 39
Friday, June 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Summer of Love Dance Party | Pier 39
Make sure you wear a flower in your hair in the spirit of the Summer of 1967 at Pier 39’s free Summer of Love Dance Party, in collaboration with the official Summer of Love 50th Anniversary Celebration. Dance the night away with music from Mania! The ...
Starlight Movie Night: “The Secret Life Of Pets” | Alameda
Friday, June 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Alameda Point Multi-Purpose Field
Starlight Movie Night:

Gather your family, friends and neighbors, spread out your blankets on the field, and watch a free movie under the moon and stars in Alameda. The event starts at 6:30 pm with pre-show festivities of games and crafts for kids. The movie begins at 8:15 pm. ...

Free Moonlight Movies: Sing | Danville
Friday, June 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Danville Town Green
Free Moonlight Movies: Sing | Danville

Gather up the family and join your neighbors for respite under the stars. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. To help keep the little ones busy, arts and crafts will be available to younger attendees beginning at 6:30 pm and go on until ...

Movie Night & Free Popcorn “Sing” | Benicia
Friday, June 23 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Benicia Gazebo
Movie Night & Free Popcorn

Join the Benicia community for a family movie under the stars in front of Benicia’s cute and quaint City Park Gazebo. Movies begin at dusk. Bring your pillows, blankets, and lawn chairs. Food and beverages are welcome, so bring your picnic dinner. Don’t worry about snacks because ...

Saturday, June 24

Summer of Love Celebration: Street Art Painting & Live Music | San Rafael
Saturday, June 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: $10*
*Tickets are $10-$15. Children 12 & under are free.
| Downtown San Rafael
Summer of Love Celebration: Street Art Painting & Live Music | San Rafael

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the summer of 1967, and Italian Street Painting Marin is excited to celebrate this far-out occasion through the captivating art of street painting and music on June 24-25, 2017 with Summer of Love: An Art & Music Experience. Over ...

“Circus Bella” Your Favorite One Ring Circus | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, June 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Circus Bella, San Francisco’s favorite one-ring circus, returns with an entirely new production conceived and directed by Bella-founder Abigail Munn and Artistic Director Joel Baker, with the talents of Juggling Director, Judy Finelli. Set to original music by the ingenious composer/accordionist Rob Reich, who leads the ...
Kite Festival at the Marina: Demos, Food & Fun | Brisbane
Saturday, June 24 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brisbane Marina
Kite Festival at the Marina: Demos, Food & Fun | Brisbane
Join them for the inaugural Kite Festival at the Brisbane Marina on Saturday, June 24th starting at 1:00pm. They invite everyone to bring your own kite and join in on the fun. The event is free and will feature kite demonstrations, food, and plenty of fun for people of ...

Sunday, June 25

Summer of Love Celebration: Street Art Painting & Live Music | San Rafael
Sunday, June 25 – All Day | Cost: $10*
*Tickets are $10-$15. Children 12 & under are free.
| Downtown San Rafael
Summer of Love Celebration: Street Art Painting & Live Music | San Rafael

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the summer of 1967, and Italian Street Painting Marin is excited to celebrate this far-out occasion through the captivating art of street painting and music on June 24-25, 2017 with Summer of Love: An Art & Music Experience. Over ...

Wednesday, June 28

$1 Family Movie Day | Cinemark’s Summer Movie Clubhouse
Wednesday, June 28 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*10 movies for $5 in advance, or $1 per movie day of show
| CineArts at The Empire
$1 Family Movie Day | Cinemark's Summer Movie Clubhouse

From June through August, Bay Area Cinemark/Century Theaters host 10 weeks of fun films for families and kids for just $5 (that’s 50 cents a movie) if purchased in advance – or $1 per film at the box office. All films are either rated G or PG. ...