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Saturday, July 26

Music in the Park: Funk & Soul Night | Danvile
Saturday, July 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oak Hill Park
Music in the Park: Funk & Soul Night | Danvile

The Town of Danville is proud to announce the 29th annual Music in the Park concert series. Music in the Park began 28 years ago with just a handful of people in attendance, and has grown over the years to a thriving event with thousands ...

Win Tix: Purple Rain 30th Anniversary: Prince Tribute Concert | Slim’s
Purple Rain 30th Anniversary: Prince Tribute Concert | Slim's

Party like its 1999 as The Purple Ones power though the entire Purple Rain album, plus B-sides and more.
You’ll be blown away by hit after hit such as Little Red Corvette, I Feel for You, 1999, I Would Die 4 U, Controversy, It’s Gonna Be A …

Sunday, July 27

Sunday Assembly: Atheist Communty Sing & Meetup | East Bay
Sunday, July 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Humanist Hall
Sunday Assembly: Atheist Communty Sing & Meetup | East Bay

Sunday Assembly is a non-religious congregation that celebrates life. They’ve got the best parts of a church – community, singing, and acts of service – without any of the religious dogma. They typically meet on the fourth Sunday of the month to sing, think, listen, laugh, ...

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, July 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio every Sunday through the fall starting on April 6, 2014 (11 am to 4 pm) at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect live music, free games and stands from San Francisco restaurants, food trucks, local ...

Volunteer at Stern Grove 2014: Free Seating, Parking, Snacks & Drinks | SF
Sunday, July 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Stern Grove
Volunteer at Stern Grove 2014: Free Seating, Parking, Snacks & Drinks | SF

Want free reserved seating, reserved parking, and free beverages and snacks during a Stern Grove event this summer? All you have to do is volunteer. Volunteer positions include ushers, information booth staffers, bike valet, donation collectors, greeters, set up/take down experts and much more. >> Sign ...

Street Drum Corps: Apocalyptic Hip-Hop | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Sunday, July 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Street Drum Corps: Apocalyptic Hip-Hop | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

Street Drum Corps is an explosion of drums, dance, and high energy entertainment. From July 6 – August 14, 2014, Street Drum Corps will be performing two shows daily at noon and at 3 pm, Monday-Thursday, and at noon and 6 pm on Sundays. The acclaimed drummers are famous ...

Disney Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, July 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Disney Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band

On July 27, 2014, the Golden Gate Park Band treats San Francisco with a program of Disney favorites and classics.

Porchfest 2014: 50 Historic Porches, Live Music & Food Trucks | Napa
Sunday, July 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | All Over Napa
Porchfest 2014: 50 Historic Porches, Live Music & Food Trucks | Napa

Out of the garage and onto the porch, the fourth annual Napa Porchfest is here with free, live music on 50 porches in historic neighborhoods of Napa from 1-6 pm on Sunday, July 27, 2014.
Porches have been selected and matched up with local bands ranging …

San Francisco Symphony in the Plaza | Civic Center
Sunday, July 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
San Francisco Symphony in the Plaza | Civic Center

The San Francisco Symphony presents their annual free outdoor concert in the heart of the city in Civic Center Plaza on Sunday,  July 27, 2014.
Surrounded by the city’s landmarks, enjoy an inspiring afternoon of classics, culture, and fun.
In 2014, conductor Edwin Outwater leads the orchestra …

Mixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley
Sunday, July 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Firehouse Arts Collective
Mixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley

July 27, 2014 Schedule:
Live Music:
2:30 pm: 2ND nature
3:05 pm: I.R. Fiq
3:40 pm: Blood & Dust
4:15 pm: C & the Honks
4:50 pm: VANFANTOM
5:25 pm: Kindergarten Communist
6:00 pm: Introflirt
6:35 pm: The Reprimanded
7:10 pm: Frontiers
with DJ Organic Rhythm spinning between sets
Live Art:

Romy Ilano
Sarah Morrow
Megan Lees
Ron West
Kaitlin McSweeney
Taylor G.
Mycoal …

Rufus Wainwright: Free Concert in the Park | Stern Grove Festival
Sunday, July 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated
| Stern Grove
Rufus Wainwright: Free Concert in the Park | Stern Grove Festival

Acclaimed singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright performs solo with piano, bringing a rich blend of theatrical pop, cabaret, and classical styles.
Opening the afternoon is the contemporary sound of instrumentalists Quartet San Francisco.

Free San Francisco Symphony Concert | Civic Center Plaza
Sunday, July 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
Free San Francisco Symphony Concert | Civic Center Plaza

Surrounded by the city’s landmarks, enjoy an inspiring afternoon of classics, culture, and fun.
On Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 2 pm, the SF Symphony performs at San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza with conductor Edwin Outwater.
Free San Francisco Symphony Concert in the Park
Sunday, July 27, 2014 …

Sunday Jazz, History & Jam Session | Oakland
Sunday, July 27 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Branch (Oakland Library)
Sunday Jazz, History & Jam Session | Oakland

The Oakland Public Library presents a summer jazz, history and jam series on Sunday afternoons from July 13 – August 31, 2014. Summer jazz concerts kick-off with a performance by a featured artist from 3-4 pm, followed by a history of jazz with jazz musician Randy Moore ...

Original Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill
Sunday, July 27 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Thee Parkside
Original Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill

Original Famous Twang Sundays is a free, all-ages concert series at Thee Parkside in Potrero Hill. Come by every Sunday; there’s always a fresh traditional or contemporary live act and a surprise special to purchase from the kitchen.

Win Tix: The Love City Music Festival | SoMa
Sunday, July 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Tickets are $20 or $15 if you use code LOVE
| 715 Harrison St.
The Love City Music Festival | SoMa

The first ever Love City Music Festival showcases SF’s thriving independent music scene featuring 10 local musical acts, plus an art gallery, live painting and food vendors, two floors, two rooms and 1,400 people and $2 draft beers.
The goal is to provide a home for bay area music, so you can …

“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, July 27 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room

Return of the Cypher (ROTC) is free live Hip-Hop show every Sunday at the Boom Boom Room that features an ever-changing lineup of artists and improvised sessions (know as “cyphers”) where beatboxers, emcees, and musicians collaborate in a spontaneous combustion of soulful skill. Every week, The ...

Tuesday, July 29

Experimental Hip Hop Concert: Shabazz Palaces | Amoeba SF
Tuesday, July 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
Experimental Hip Hop Concert: Shabazz Palaces | Amoeba SF

Seattle-based experimental hip-hop collective Shabazz Palaces plays live at Amoeba SF in celebration of the release of their second studio album, Lese Majesty.
Buy a copy of Lese Majesty at Amoeba on the day of the in-store  and get it signed.

Wednesday, July 30

Free Lunchtime Concert | Oakland
Wednesday, July 30 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oakland City Center
Free Lunchtime Concert | Oakland

Come down to Oakland’s City Center for free concerts in the spring and summer outside the 12th Street Oakland City Center BART station. The concert series give a little taste of everything, from rock and folk to Latin and jazz bands and they typically take place ...

Music in the Park | Redwood City
Wednesday, July 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stafford Park
Music in the Park | Redwood City

Enjoy free Wednesday concerts all summer long in Stafford Park in Redwood City from 6-8 pm from June to August. Music in the Park features bands playing a variety of music styles from Motown to Salsa to Americana. Music in the Park 2014 Wednesdays 6-8 pm June ...

SF Mime Troupe: Political Satire in the Park | Oakland
Wednesday, July 30 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted
| Montclair Ball Field
SF Mime Troupe: Political Satire in the Park | Oakland

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 55th season with more free, lively satire performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2014 production “Ripple Effect.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2014 Free political theater & music in parks all over the Bay ...

Summer Concert Series | Menlo Park
Wednesday, July 30 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Fremont Park
Summer Concert Series | 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 18 to August 13, 2014. Bring your picnic blanket and dinner, and of course there is ...

Thursday, July 31

Lunchtime Concert Series | Palo Alto
Thursday, July 31 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cogswell Plaza
Lunchtime Concert Series | Palo Alto

Downtown Palo Alto celebrates summer with free lunchtime concerts in the park, noon-1 pm every Thursday, July 10 – September 11, 2014. Bring your lunch, hang with friends in the park, and listen to some and enjoy an hour of lively, toe-tapping music. Cogswell Plaza is at ...

Corazón Summer Acoustic Concerts | Westfield Centre
Thursday, July 31 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Westfield San Francisco Centre
Corazón Summer Acoustic Concerts | Westfield Centre

Westfield San Francisco Centre is hosting live acoustical performances by Bay Area musicians under the dome on Thursday, Friday and Saturday afternoons from 3-5 pm throughout the duration of Corazón Under the Dome (July 4-August 17, 2014). Celebrating San Francisco’s rich musical past and present, these ...

Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Thursday, July 31 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park

Looking to discover SF’s best local craft/artisan food vendors and special chef pop-ups? SoMa StrEat Food Park and Funcheap are putting on a new Thursday Night Market called “StrEat Bazaar.” The focus is mostly craft food vendors, special pop-up restaurants, food trucks (of course) and ...

SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2014: Free Outdoor Concerts | Stanford
Thursday, July 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2014: Free Outdoor Concerts | Stanford

Stanford Shopping Center swings into summer with the return of Summer Jazz produced by SFJAZZ. International and local jazz legends will perform everything from swing to straight ahead jazz. In 2014, the ten-week series of free concerts will take place in The Plaza near Neiman ...