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Tuesday, May 23

$5 Night: Oakland A’s vs. Miami Marlins | Oakland
Tuesday, May 23 – 7:05 pm | Cost: $5*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum
$5 Night: Oakland A's vs. Miami Marlins | Oakland

Oakland A’s single game tickets are on sale and there are $5 tickets to select home games available thanks to BARTable. Tickets are good for the sorta crappy seats in the Plaza Outfield and Reserved sections, but hey, ya get what ya pay for. Tickets will be available online ...

Wednesday, May 24

Perspectives on Bicycling in the Community | Mountain View
Wednesday, May 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP is encouraged, but not required.
| Mountain View Public Library
Perspectives on Bicycling in the Community | Mountain View
Join them for a conversation about biking in Mountain View with Nate Baird, an active transportation planner with the City of Mountain View, and Janet Lafleur, Daily Bicyclist, Blogger, Advocate, and 30-year Resident. Come with your ideas and stories for making the community better for bikes. Refreshments will ...

Friday, May 26

The Spirit of Sound: Singing & Healing | Grace Cathedral
Friday, May 26 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*This event is free but there is a $20 suggested donation.
| Grace Cathedral
The Spirit of Sound: Singing & Healing | Grace Cathedral
Receive a sound healing and create sounds to deepen your own inner and outer community. This workshop with Clare Hedin will give you tools to take home with you so that you can become a personal sound healer. This event is free but there is a ...

Saturday, May 27

Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest | 2017
Saturday, May 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch from the shore.
| Steamer Lane (Santa Cruz)
Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest | 2017

Come watch the Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest, the longest-running longboard surf contest on the West Coast. Nearly 200 contestants take part, so come cheer on local surfers as they compete against some of the best longboarders in the state on the famous Steamer Lane and ...

2017 Taco Festival: Lucha Libre & Air Accordion Championship | San Jose
Saturday, May 27 – All Day | Cost: $10*
*$10 admission (after that all plates are $6 or less). $3 children's admission.
| History Park San Jose in Kelley Park
2017 Taco Festival: Lucha Libre & Air Accordion Championship | San Jose

Celebrate tacos at the San Jose Taco Festival of Innovation – a feast day filled with tastings, art, music, Lucha Libre, and a curated selection of over 25 food trucks from all over the Bay Area serving their best rendition of a taco all day. Taco ...

Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, May 27 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Park
Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park

Take yourself outside and into the beauty of this city’s heart and soul. Practice yoga under the trees and let the ocean air sooth and invigorate you. This class expertly blends breathing and movement, strength and grace, imagination and form. You will gain a personal ...

2017 Bikes to Books: Literary Adventure Bike Tour | SoMa to North Beach
Saturday, May 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | South Park
2017 Bikes to Books: Literary Adventure Bike Tour | SoMa to North Beach
Celebrate both the literary and the adventurous spirit of San Francisco at the 2017 Bikes to Books tour on Saturday, May 27, 2017. The 7.1-mile tour, which takes between two and three hours to complete, is admittedly not for the faint of heart nor those lacking gears — these streets ...
Hike to The Slides: 8-Mile Hike & Park Slides | SF
Saturday, May 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Bring money if you'd like treats after the hike.
| Esmeralda Slide Park
Hike to The Slides: 8-Mile Hike & Park Slides | SF
Let your inner child run wild for the day as you ride the famous slides of the city. They will start the day at the Esmeralda Slide Park in Bernal Heights, make your way up to the Golden Gate Park slides at the Koret Children’s Quarter Playground, ...

Sunday, May 28

Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest | 2017
Sunday, May 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch from the shore.
| Steamer Lane (Santa Cruz)
Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest | 2017

Come watch the Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest, the longest-running longboard surf contest on the West Coast. Nearly 200 contestants take part, so come cheer on local surfers as they compete against some of the best longboarders in the state on the famous Steamer Lane and ...

Free Sailboat Ride Day: Cal Sailing Club | Berkeley
Sunday, May 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cal Sailing Club
Free Sailboat Ride Day: Cal Sailing Club | Berkeley

Come out and enjoy almost-monthly free sail boat rides aboard a fleet of keelboats and dinghies with Cal Sailing Club, a non-profit, volunteer-run sailing club on the Berkeley Marina. Please try to arrive early as possible – depending on the conditions and the amount of people, the sign-up/rides may ...

Friday, June 2

San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays
Friday, June 2 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays

San Francisco Bike Party (not to be confused with Critical Mass) is a monthly celebration of biking for riders of different ages, types, and skill levels to enjoy. Every month is a different theme and you’re encouraged to dress up. San Francisco Bike Party is held ...

Oakland Critical Mass | First Friday
Friday, June 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Oakland Critical Mass | First Friday

Oakland Critical Mass is a monthly group bike ride that takes place every first Friday of the month, which starts at 8 pm at the BikeLink bike lockers at 14th and Broadway, and ends at 23rd and Telegraph where Oakland Art Murmur is underway. Critical Mass is argued ...

Saturday, June 3

First Saturdays Free Outdoor Boot Camp | Oakland
Saturday, June 3 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Piedmont Avenue Elementary School Playground
First Saturdays Free Outdoor Boot Camp | Oakland

Featuring a full body cardio, core and strength workout. Classes are free every first Saturday of the month and start promptly at 9 am. All other Saturdays are free for Flex Circuit Gym members. Non member attendees of the boot camps will receive a free ...

2017 Bay Area Classic Yo-Yo Contest | San Jose
Saturday, June 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Children's Discovery Museum
2017 Bay Area Classic Yo-Yo Contest | San Jose

Join the annual Bay Area Classic Yo-Yo Contest in San Jose to enjoy the sun, learn to yo-yo, and be witness to some of the world’s best players as they compete in the yo-yo championship. Over 100 of the top yo-yo competitors will gather to test their skill, ...

Healthy & Free First Saturdays | Marin Headlands
Saturday, June 3 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated.
| Point Bonita YMCA
Healthy & Free First Saturdays | Marin Headlands

On First Saturday, from 11 am to 12:30 pm every month, Point Bonita YMCA will be hosting a free program that promotes health and different dimensions of wellness including environmental, physical, intellectual, occupational, emotional, spiritual and social wellness. All ages are welcome and they encourage you ...

Sunday, June 4

Free Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park
Sunday, June 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
Free Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park

Elevate your mind and lift your hearts under the open sky at Dolores Park at this Kundalini Yoga Flash Class taking place the first Sunday of every month. Just look for the Yogis, Yoginis and Large Gongs. Grab your mat, blanket, and water and join the community for ...

Wednesday, June 7

Free Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF
Wednesday, June 7 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | UCSF Osher Center
Free Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF

Laughter is contagious and has a powerful and immediate effect on our mind, body and spirit.  Laughter Yoga involves deep breathing, stretching, clapping and laughter exercises and takes place on two Wednesdays each month from 5:30-6:30 pm. The laughter exercises in this class aim to: ...

Thursday, June 8

Total Wellness Fest 2017: Mind, Body & Spirit | Embarcadero Center
Thursday, June 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Three Embarcadero Center
Total Wellness Fest 2017: Mind, Body & Spirit | Embarcadero Center
Embarcadero Center will host the 14th Annual Total Wellness interactive health festival featuring health screenings, fitness demonstrations, health-related booths, a blood drive, raffle prizes, and more. Total Wellness Festival 2017 Thursday, June 8, 2017 | 11 am to 2 pm Street Levels of Two, Three and Four Embarcadero Center FREE Incorporating all facets ...
Livermore Rodeo $1 Night: Team Roping & Wild Cow Milking | East Bay
Thursday, June 8 – 4:30 pm | Cost: $1*
*$1 admission and $1 sodas and hot dogs.
| Robertson Park
Livermore Rodeo $1 Night: Team Roping & Wild Cow Milking | East Bay
The Livermore Rodeo is coming right up and you can bring the family to watch local team roping and wild cow milking on Thursday, June 8, 2017. Doors open at 4:30 pm, and the events start at 6 pm and last for a couple of hours. Admission is $1 ...

Friday, June 9

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, June 9 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (East Bay)
East Bay Bike Party

The East Bay Bike Party is a monthly mobile party for riders of all ages, experience levels, and bike types, to meet, ride, and play together in the streets on the second Friday of the month with upwards of 400 riders usually meeting at an East ...

Saturday, June 10

World Naked Bike Ride: 14th Anniversary | SF
Saturday, June 10 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
World Naked Bike Ride: 14th Anniversary | SF
Tune up those bikes and toss those riding duds in the wash; you won’t need them for the World Naked Bike Ride in San Francisco. You may think this is an “only in SF” event, but it’s actually in ten cities. Hundreds of people will strip ...
Free Beginner Parkour “Urban Ninja” Class
Saturday, June 10 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location
Free Beginner Parkour

SF Parkour hosts a free Beginner’s Parkour Class at noon on the second Saturday of each month. It is geared towards first timers and lasts 1.5 hours. Location: Each month the location rotates through Sunnyvale, UC Berkeley and the Embarcadero in SF. Please check the ...

Sunday, June 11

“Summer Sessions” Sunday Streets Brunch | Hayes Valley
Sunday, June 11 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Please bring money for food and drinks
| Timbuk2 (Hayes Valley)
Get your calories in before a day of riding around Golden Gate Park, at the shop. There will be bevvies and breakfast items, enough to keep you fueled for the day. Everyone is welcome. Free but an RSVP is required.
Free Second Sunday Community Workout Class | Oakland
Sunday, June 11 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but advance registration may be required
| The Working Body
Free Second Sunday Community Workout Class | Oakland

The Working Body hosts a free community class every second Sunday of the month in Oakland. All are welcome, so come out and enjoy a free workout (or yoga) class to stay fit and healthy. Please note, advance registration for the class may be required. 

Tuesday, June 13

“Summer Sessions” Timbuk2 & CycleHack Intro Meetup | Mission
Tuesday, June 13 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Timbuk2 Shotwell Factory Store
CycleHack is a global movement that supports people with the tools and platform to design, prototype and test new cycling innovations. Join them for this intro meetup to learn about how to participate, and what the global CycleHack weekend looks like, in September. Free but an RSVP is ...

Wednesday, June 14

Free AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley
Wednesday, June 14 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Sports Basement (Berkeley)
Free AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley

Come learn the skills, balance and art of acrobatic partner yoga every second Wednesday of the month from 7:30-8:30 pm Using basic yoga poses, we’ll learn how to combine them into partner balancing and dynamic movements. No previous experience and no partner needed.

Thursday, June 15

Adventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Concord
Thursday, June 15 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Road Runner Sports (Concord)
Adventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Concord

Adventure Run is a free, 60-minute scavenger-like fun run filled with hundreds of friends, giveaways, raffle prizes, music and even a beer garden on the 3rd Thursday of the month at the Concord Road Runner store. Free, but an RSVP is required. Your Adventure starts when ...

Free Yoga Class Among Stained Glass | SF
Free Yoga Class Among Stained Glass | SF

Engage in an ancient practice in a sacred space – a church sanctuary. People of all faiths, perspectives, age, and yoga experience are are invited to join teacher Erin Mariani, on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 6 pm for vinyasa flow yoga. Bring your ...

Friday, June 16

“Summer Sessions” Pedicab Confessions: Story-Telling Night | Mission
Friday, June 16 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Timbuk2 Shotwell Factory Store
Ever wondered about the craziest experience from your friendly pedicab operator? Join them for a night of story-telling from SF’s own Pedicab Operator Community. Drinks and laughs on them. Free but an RSVP is required.
San Jose Bike Party
Friday, June 16 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
San Jose Bike Party

San Jose Bike Party is a place to ride bikes, make friends, and have a good time every third Friday of each month at 8 pm. San Jose is the largest city in Northern California, but they are hidden in the suburban sprawl. It’s time ...