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Sunday, August 30

Win Tix: GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma
Sunday, August 30 – 8:00 am | Cost: WIN | Sonoma Raceway
Come watch a real life version of your favorite Hot Wheels cars when you see The GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma; a day of fast cars, fun people, and the fine breeze you get when a car whips by you at a gazillion miles an ...
2015 Streets for People: Car-Free Streets, Live Music, Free Yoga & Dance | Fairfax
Sunday, August 30 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Bolinas Road (Fairfax)
2015 Streets for People: Car-Free Streets, Live Music, Free Yoga & Dance | Fairfax
Streets for People returns for its fourth year in downtown Fairfax as Bolinas Road (between Broadway and Elsie Lane) will be transformed into a lively car-free space from 10 am to 4 pm on Sunday August 30, 2015. Make your way down the street and catch live music, enjoy ...

Treasure Island Flea: “Dog Days of Summer” Festival | SF
Sunday, August 30 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Great Lawn
Treasure Island Flea:
For August, the Treasure Island Flea goes to the dogs. There’s a “yappy” hour – Margaritas with a bite. Get 2-for-1 spicy margaritas before noon. And the bar also sells the Salty Dog and Salty Puppy (a non-alcoholic version of the Salty Dog). There’s also some ...
2015 Silicon Valley Pride Festival & Parade | South Bay
Sunday, August 30 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Parade is free. Festival admission is $10 in advance; $15 at the door
| Almaden and Park
2015 Silicon Valley Pride Festival & Parade | South Bay
The 40th annual Silicon Valley Pride (formerly San Jose Pride) is the largest LGBT event held in the South Bay. This annual parade and festival celebrates the diversity of our community and promoting outreach and awareness while having a lot of fun as well. 2015 Silicon Valley Pride Festival Sunday, August 30, ...
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, August 30 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio from 11 am to 4 pm every Sunday through the fall at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect yummy offerings available for purchase from San Francisco’s favorite eateries and food trucks, Mimosa and Bloody Mary drink kits, ...

“Heavy Breathing” Final Absurd Artist-Led Fitness Class | Oakland
Sunday, August 30 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Lake Merritt Amphitheater

Heavy Breathing is a summer series of free critical theory seminars in the form of absurd, artist-led conceptual fitness experiences while jogging, swimming, restraint training, practicing yoga, and more. Feel the burn from June 18 to August 30, 2015 around the SF Bay Area. Heavy Breathing invites ...

“Community” Season 6 Trivia Tournament & Prizes | Berkeley
Sunday, August 30 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| The Princeton Review (Berkeley)
Catch up on all thirteen episodes of Community Season 6 in the comfort of your home and study up, because come Sunday, August 30, 2015, you’ll be put to the test. RSVP now (required) and head to the Princeton Review center in Berkeley to bubble in your scantron and ...
Win Tix: Old Fashioned Texas Pig Roast & BBQ | Berkeley
Sunday, August 30 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Smokey J's BBQ
In celebration of winning Best BBQ in the East Bay from East Bay Express, Smokey J’s BBQ is hosting a “Last Sunday of the Month Pig Roast.” They slow smoke two 100 pound pigs outside in their Big Daddy Show Smoker for 20 hours using mesquite, applewood and oak wood for ...
The Millet Project: Gluten-Free Food & Beer Tastings & Farm Tours | SF
Sunday, August 30 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| UC Gill Tract Community Farm
The Millet Project: Gluten-Free Food & Beer Tastings & Farm Tours | SF
Come out for an afternoon with millets, highly nutritious, drought-tolerant, and gluten-free grains at the The Millet Project Exhibit on Sunday, August 30, 2015 from noon to 5 pm at the UC Gill Tract Community Farm in Albany. Free, but an RSVP is required. Take a stroll through the small-scale millet farm ...
2015 Ukranian Festival: Music, Dance & Martial Arts | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, August 30 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
2015 Ukranian Festival: Music, Dance & Martial Arts | Golden Gate Park Band
Come out for Ukranian-American Day with the Golden Gate Park Band for Ukranian music, singing, and dancing. The Program features leading Ukrainian performers from the Greater Bay Area and Sacramento in authentic regional costumes performing traditional Kozak folk dances (incl. the world-renowned Hopak), songs and music ...
SF Olympians Festival VI: The Fundraiser Games & Picnic | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, August 30 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but this is a fundraiser, so donations are suggested.
| Pioneer Meadow (GG Park)
SF Olympians Festival VI: The Fundraiser Games & Picnic | Golden Gate Park
Dress in your best chiton and peplos, put some flowers in your hair or dust off those laurels you’ve been resting on, and come compete in a variety of field games (or cheer on those who do) of the first ever San Francisco Olympians Festival ...
Free Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream Social & Free Sunglasses Giveaway | SF
Free Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream Social & Free Sunglasses Giveaway | SF
San Francisco’s Zenni Optical is hosting a free ice cream social party along the SF bay with Humphry Slocombe ice cream, featuring live music and giveaways in Little Marina Green from 1-3 pm on Sunday, August 30, 2015. The free ice cream is for everyone and your sweet tooth ...
Michael Jackson Dance Tribute | Union Square
Sunday, August 30 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Michael Jackson Dance Tribute | Union Square
Dance-A-Vision celebrates the life and legacy of Michael Jackson with a performance in Union Square at 2 pm on Sunday, August 30, 2015. This event was made not to impersonate, but to emulate the dance moves popularized by the King of Pop. Dance-A-Vision Entertainment has been in ...
Free Shakespeare in the Park: Romeo & Juliet | The Presidio
Sunday, August 30 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio Main Post Lawn
Free Shakespeare in the Park: Romeo & Juliet | The Presidio

For the 33rd season of Shakespeare in the Park, SF Shakes will present the first production of Romeo and Juliet since 1992, celebrating Shakespeare’s remarkable genre-defying play which soars to the heights of romantic comedy before plunging into heartbreak. While the doomed lovers will always be remembered for their ...

Shakespeare’s “King Lear”: Theatre in the Park | Berkeley
Sunday, August 30 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | John Hinkel Park
Shakespeare's

Actors Ensemble with Berkeley’s Inferno Theatre present William Shakespeare’s “King Lear.” Adapted and directed by Giulio Cesare Perrone, this ensemble production condenses and intensifies this seminal family tragedy with striking visuals, physicality and live music. 2015 Performance Dates All performances start at 4 pm Saturday and Sunday, August 22nd ...

Tuesday, September 1

Treasure Island Music Festival | Volunteer to Get Free Tickets
Treasure Island Music Festival | Volunteer to Get Free Tickets
Do you want to do more than just attend the 2015 Treasure Island Music Festival? Get involved! Volunteering for Noise Pop at Treasure Island is a great way to not only attend the festival, but to get involved in the Bay Area music scene. Sign up to ...
de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, September 1 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| de Young Museum
de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

Founded in 1895 in Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum to showcase the museum’s priceless collections of American art from the 17th through the 20th centuries, and art of the native Americas, Africa, and the Pacific. The museum was ...

Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, September 1 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| Legion of Honor
Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

The Legion of Honor displays a collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an exquisite Beaux-Arts building in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Normally admission is $10 for adults, but on the first Tuesday of each month admission is free (special ...

Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day
Tuesday, September 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Conservatory of Flowers
Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day

Whether you’re a native San Franciscan, a visitor from the other side of the world, or a budding botanist, the Conservatory of Flowers offers an intimate, up-close experience with over 1,700 species of rare, exotic and endangered plants from more than 50 different countries. Opened ...

Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch
Tuesday, September 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Museum of Craft and Design
Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch

Enjoy free admission to the Museum of Craft and Design on the first Tuesday of every month. After six years in Union Square and two years of pop-ups, the Museum of Craft & Design opened up their permanent location in the Dogpatch. Rather than featuring paintings or traditional ...

Banksy’s “Haight Street Rat” Leaves San Francisco
Tuesday, September 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | 836M
Banksy’s “Haight Street Rat” Leaves San Francisco
836M Gallery brought Banksy’s “Haight Street Rat” back to the city of its origins after it was almost lost due to anti-graffiti laws. September 1, 2015 is your last chance to check out this legendary work up close and personal. (This final date has been extended from July ...
Radar Reading Series: Indie Writers & Free Cookies | SF Main Library
Tuesday, September 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Radar Reading Series: Indie Writers & Free Cookies | SF Main Library
9/1 features: Nomy Lamm Nomy Lamm (nomylamm.com) is a writer, musician, voice teacher and new filmmaker living in San Francisco. She performs with Sins Invalid (sinsinvalid.org), a performance project by and for queers and people of color with disabilities, creating work around disability and sexuality. Her short ...
Humphry Slocombe & Anchor Steam Beer Ice Cream Social | SF
Humphry Slocombe & Anchor Steam Beer Ice Cream Social | SF
We all scream for ice cream and Anchor Steam are in the house at The Chapel. Come hear how Jake and Sean started Humphry Slocombe and what inspires them. Learn how to make beer ice cream, enjoy an Anchor Steam ice cream float, and more. The event ...
The News: Fresh Queer Performance Series | SoMa
The News: Fresh Queer Performance Series | SoMa

On the first Tuesday of each month The News, presented by SOMArts Cultural Center, features new, queer work by Bay Area artists. The News is a monthly cabaret evening that spotlights 10-minute or less performance pieces, experiments, and works in progress by pre-selected solo artists, ...

Wood Shoppe Free Concert Series | Brick & Mortar
Tuesday, September 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brick & Mortar Music Hall
Wood Shoppe Free Concert Series | Brick & Mortar

Wood Shoppe is a free monthly music series at Brick & Mortar Music Hall taking place every first Tuesday of the month. Get exposed to local and national emerging artists without the pressure of a cover charge. $3 Trumer Pils and $5 Sailor Jerry cocktails ...

Wednesday, September 2

Free Apple-Cinnamon Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, September 2 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 360 Café
Free Apple-Cinnamon Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF

Join b.street waffles for their monthly Free Waffle Wednesday at the Capital One 360 Café in the Financial District and enjoy a complimentary waffle from 9-11 am, or while they last. These Belgian-style street waffles come in tasty flavors like TCHO chocolate, maple-bacon, salted caramel and many ...

SF Zoo Free Admission Day
SF Zoo Free Admission Day

The San Francisco Zoo, Northern California’s largest zoological park and conservation center, periodically offers free admission for San Francisco residents. This urban oasis, nestled against the Pacific Ocean, provides a comfortable climate all year round.  You’ll enjoy seeing the 250 different animal species in naturalistic surroundings, ...

Boogie With The B-Stars | Union Square
Wednesday, September 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Boogie With The B-Stars | Union Square
Live music from one of the Bay Area’s best roots bands, swingin’ jumpin’ rockin’ 1930s thru 1950s tunes to get you out on the floor and boogie! The B-Stars are a San Francisco-based combo that serves up a hearty stew of honky tonk and hillbilly hits ...
Win Tix: The Greatest Startups & New Tech for 2015 | SF
Wednesday, September 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Commonwealth Club (SF)
For a tech-tastic night of information about trends, innovations, and the future of the industry, join Robert Scoble in “Scoble on Startups 2015: Context, Cloud and Bleeding Edge Tech,” geez, the title sounds less like a tech lecture and more like a tech fight club. ...
DIY Terrariums Workshop | SF
DIY Terrariums Workshop | SF
Terrariums are easy to make and take care of, and brighten any room. Please bring your own glass container (no higher than 5″) and we will provide the rest of the materials. Space is limited to 12; call 355-5707 or send an email to nvamgr@sfpl.org to ...