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Saturday, July 1

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 ...
SF Mime Troupe 2017 Opening Weekend | Berkeley
Saturday, July 1 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Cedar Rose Park
SF Mime Troupe 2017 Opening Weekend | Berkeley

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 58th season with more free and lively performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2017 production “Walls.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2017 Free political theater & music in parks all over the Bay Area ...

Live Music Summer Series: Americana Folk Rock with Evan Lanam & the Live Oaks | The Yard
Saturday, July 1 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Yard at Mission Rock
Live Music Summer Series: Americana Folk Rock with Evan Lanam & the Live Oaks | The Yard
Enjoy live music in a festive, outdoor environment under the summer sky. Every Saturday evening, check out a wide array of musical styles and performances in the Beer Garden or The Courtyard. Evan Lanam & the Live Oaks is a 60’s inspired, soul driven, folk, americana, ...
Let Justice Ring: Free Handbell Concert by Bell Appeal | Palo Alto
Saturday, July 1 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations accepted
| Grace Lutheran Church
Let Justice Ring: Free Handbell Concert by Bell Appeal | Palo Alto
Bell Appeal celebrates the 4th of July weekend with a concert reflecting on the current political climate and how they make a difference in the local and global communities. Join them as they perform songs by George Michael, Sara Bareilles, The Beatles, REM, and more.
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, July 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
| SF Maritime National Historical Park
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF

Sailors and scallywags alike gather around for an evening of traditional sea songs and chanteys for the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park’s monthly chantey on the first Saturday night of each month at 8 pm. Park rangers will lead the public in traditional sea-faring tunes ...

Chulita Vinyl Club | The Chapel
Saturday, July 1 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Chapel
Chulita Vinyl Club | The Chapel
Welcome to Chulita Vinyl Club where they bring the girls to the front and play their favorite records for you to shake to. They’re an all-girl all-vinyl club booking only self-identified womyn DJs bringing together the community of vinyl loving mujeres.
Win Tix: Sci-Fi Rock ‘n’ Roll Craziness “The Phenomenauts” | Slim’s
Saturday, July 1 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Slim's
Have you ever said to yourself, “Gee I love the enigmatic style of Daft Punk, but wish they played punk”? Then you need to get a load of The Phenomenauts. This rock and roll crew is a glorious mash-up of punk rock, costumes, and sci-fi ...
Win Tix: The Prince Tribute Show “When Doves Cry” | Great American Music Hall
Saturday, July 1 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Great American Music Hall
Prince left the world far too soon. But what he left behind was a musical legacy that generations of fans have loved. When Doves Cry, the Prince Tribute Show is comprised of a dynamic, 8-piece band that brings to life some of Prince’s greatest masterpieces. ...

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 ...
Off the Grid’s “Presidio Picnic” Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Off the Grid's

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2017. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...

Volunteer at Stern Grove 2017: Free Seating, Parking, Snacks & Drinks | SF
Sunday, July 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but registration is required.
| Stern Grove
Volunteer at Stern Grove 2017: 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 ...

Symphony in the Park: Latin American Music | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, July 2 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Symphony in the Park: Latin American Music | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Music in the Park: Country Rock Concert | Burlingame
Sunday, July 2 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Washington Park (Burlingame)
Music in the Park: Country Rock Concert | Burlingame
The Brigham Brothers is a Bay Area band that serves up a unique blend of dance-based roots music integrating Southern rock, country, zydeco, and roadhouse rhythm & blues into an especially rich musical gumbo.
Fantastic Negrito with Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival
Sunday, July 2 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated
| Stern Grove
Fantastic Negrito with Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival
Soulful local singer, musician and songwriter Nicki Bluhm and The Gramblers blend rock, country, blues and folk into an original sound. Oakland blues guitarist and singer Fantastic Negrito takes the stage on the heels of his Grammy win for Best Contemporary Blues Album this year.
Songs of Love & Protest On the Bay for 4th of July Celebration | Albany
Sunday, July 2 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required
| Albany Bulb
Songs of Love & Protest On the Bay for 4th of July Celebration | Albany
How to celebrate the Fourth of July in times like these? For a different kind of Fourth of July celebration (on July 2), bring a picnic out to the old bayfront landfill known as the Albany Bulb for live acoustic music—including a few singalong favorites. The Bulb ...
Summer Outdoor Music Series: Funky Jazzy Dance | Corte Madera
Sunday, July 2 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE
| Town Center Corte Madera
Summer Outdoor Music Series: Funky Jazzy Dance | Corte Madera

Celebrating the summer season and Marin’s love for the outdoors Town Center Corte Madera will host its annual Summer Music Series each Sunday June 4th through August 27th from 2-4 pm with a great lineup of music that will appeal to all ages. The series features ...

Stern Grove Festival’s Free Picnic Table Lottery | July 2 – Aug. 27
Sunday, July 2 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Enter to win a reserved seats at a picnic table.
| Stern Grove
Stern Grove Festival's Free Picnic Table Lottery | July 2 - Aug. 27
Stern Grove is one of our favorite summer festivals. Completely free, outdoors and amazing concerts. The only problem? It can get PACKED! And to get a good spot on the lawn you have to show up really early and stake your space. Festival staff will begin ...
Let Justice Ring: Free Handbell Concert by Bell Appeal | SF
Sunday, July 2 – 2:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations accepted
| Bethany United Methodist Church
Let Justice Ring: Free Handbell Concert by Bell Appeal | SF
Bell Appeal celebrates the 4th of July weekend with a concert reflecting on the current political climate and how they make a difference in the local and global communities. Join them as they perform songs by George Michael, Sara Bareilles, The Beatles, REM, and more.
SF Mime Troupe 2017 Opening Weekend | Berkeley
Sunday, July 2 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Cedar Rose Park
SF Mime Troupe 2017 Opening Weekend | Berkeley

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 58th season with more free and lively performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2017 production “Walls.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2017 Free political theater & music in parks all over the Bay Area ...

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 ...
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 ...
Richmond | Oakland East Bay Symphony & Independence Eve Fireworks | 2017
Monday, July 3 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Craneway Pavilion
Richmond | Oakland East Bay Symphony & Independence Eve Fireworks | 2017
Celebrate Independence Day a day early at the Craneway Pavilion, inside the historic Ford Point Building on the waterfront in Richmond with floor to ceiling windows and amazing views of the San Francisco skyline on July 3, 2017. Seating is limited and will be available on ...
Free Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room
Monday, July 3 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Make-Out Room
Free Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room
Here’s our Monday line-up: Set #1: Atwal/Evangelista/Ochs (Improvised music) Hamir Atwal – Drums Karl Evangelista – Guitar Larry Ochs – Saxophone Set #2: Sound Underground Trio (Chamber jazz) David Leon – Saxophone Alec Aldred – Trumpet Jonah Udall – Guitar Set #3: Lost Planet (Guitar-based free music) Dave Slusser – Saxophone Len Paterson, Steve Clarke – Guitars Thomas ...
Win Tix: Hard Rock & Heavy Metal Wild Ride “Adrenaline Mob” | Slim’s
Monday, July 3 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Slim's
Sure, it’s not the 80’s anymore, but that doesn’t mean that heavy metal is dead. A new generation of hard rockers is taking the world by storm. And none of them rock any harder than Adrenaline Mob. Since 2011, they have been blasting audiences with ...
Late Nite Open Mic in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway
Monday, July 3 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Parkway
Late Nite Open Mic in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway

Come on up and share your creative side at the New Parkway Open Mic – the only late night open mic inside a movie theater. All forms of expression are welcome, be it music, poetry, spoken word, comedy, or getting your weeknight kicks. There will ...

Tuesday, July 4

Moraga | July 4th Fireworks | 2017
Tuesday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Moraga Commons Park
Moraga | July 4th Fireworks | 2017
Celebrate the 2017 Independence Day with the city of Moraga in Commons Park with an all-day festival from 8 am to to 10 pm, culminating in a fireworks display on July 4, 2017. Last year, the fireworks display started at 9:30 pm, we expect it to be the ...