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Wednesday, June 13

Yarn Tree Wrapping: SF’s Afternoon Art Break | Asian Art Museum
Wednesday, June 13 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free outside the Asian Art Museum at larkin and fulton
| Asian Art Museum
Yarn Tree Wrapping: SF's Afternoon Art Break | Asian Art Museum

Stop by the Asian Art Museum’s Village Artist Corner (outside at the corner of Larkin & Fulton) every second Wednesday of the month to engage in Yarn Wrapping. Pick Me Up Art Every Second Wednesday through June 2018 | 1-3 pm Asian Art Museum’s Village ...

Friday, June 15

Parangal Dance Company: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Friday, June 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)
Parangal Dance Company: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Parangal Dance Company Friday, June 15, 2018 11-11:30am & 12:15-12:45am Parangal Dance Company is a Filipino folk dance group dedicated to preserving and promoting the ethnic attire, music and dance of the Philippines through research, workshops and performances. With its disparate array of dances, this program reflects the diversity ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party & Beer Garden | Fort Mason
Friday, June 15 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center

More than 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands and DJs in the middle? Now that’s a party; it’s also California’s largest weekly street food market.  Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-10 pm at the historic ...

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, June 15 – 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 ...

Saturday, June 16

2018 North Beach Festival | Saturday
Saturday, June 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | North Beach
2018 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. 2018 North Beach Festival Saturday & Sunday, June 16-17, 2018 | 10 am to 6 pm Grant Avenue and Columbus Avenue, San Francisco FREE with RSVP The festival site ...

Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, June 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake
Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park

Observe the magnificent Great Blue Herons and their brand new chicks using spotting scopes, as naturalists show you these magnificent birds and explain their behavior over nine Saturdays during the spring nesting season in April, May and June. These exciting 4′ tall birds with 6′ wingspans fly in and ...

Volunteer at SF Botanical Garden: Guided Info Walking Tour | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, June 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| San Francisco County Fair Building
Volunteer at SF Botanical Garden: Guided Info Walking Tour | Golden Gate Park

Volunteers contribute more than 40,000 hours of service to the Garden each year, supporting horticulture, leading children’s walks and public tours, propagating plants, and so much more. If you’re interested in getting involved, join in for a one-hour walking tour of the Garden and learn ...

Sunday, June 17

2018 North Beach Festival | Sunday
Sunday, June 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | North Beach
2018 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. 2018 North Beach Festival Saturday & Sunday, June 16-17, 2018 | 10 am to 6 pm Grant Avenue and Columbus Avenue, San Francisco FREE with RSVP The festival site ...

2018 Comic-Con Geeky Craft Show Expo | Fort Mason
Sunday, June 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Gallery 308 (Fort Mason)
2018 Comic-Con Geeky Craft Show Expo | Fort Mason
GeekCraft Expo, an Etsy-meets-Comic-Con Geeky Craft Show, is coming to San Francisco on Father’s Day, June 17. 2018 Comic-Con Geeky Craft Show Expo Saturday, June 17, 2018 | 11 am to 5 pm Gallery 308-Fort Mason Center, Landmark Building A, 2 Marina Blvd, SF FREE Bring your dad and come explore ...
Stern Grove Festival 2018 Kick-Off Concert: Peabo Bryson & Jeffrey Osborne | SF
Sunday, June 17 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
| Stern Grove
Stern Grove Festival 2018 Kick-Off Concert: Peabo Bryson & Jeffrey Osborne | SF
The Big Picnic Concert inaugurates the Festival’s 81st Season with a free performance at 2 pm on June 17, 2018, featuring two of America’s most lauded R&B/soul sensations, Peabo Bryson & Jeffrey Osborne. The opening day concert will take place at 2 pm at Sigmund Stern Grove, located at 19th Avenue ...
2018 World Music Day: Block Party & 50+ Concerts | Palo Alto
Sunday, June 17 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | University Avenue (Palo Alto)
2018 World Music Day: Block Party & 50+ Concerts | Palo Alto
Palo Alto World Music Day is an annual music festival that takes place on Father’s Day in Palo Alto on University Avenue, between Webster and High, which will be closed to traffic. 2018 Palo Alto World Music Day  Sunday, June 17, 2018 | 3 pm-7:30 pm University Ave, between ...

Wednesday, June 20

SF’s Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | SF Brewers Guild
Wednesday, June 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
| Social Kitchen & Brewery
SF's Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | SF Brewers Guild

The San Francisco Brewers Guild has created the city’s first free, hop-on-hop-off “Drink SF Beer Shuttle,” showcasing neighborhood breweries as a permanent companion to its monthly Meet the Brewers nights. The fun kicks off with a “Meet the Brewers” event at 66 pmtypically featuring special release ...

Thursday, June 21

Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa
Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa

Yerba Buena Third Thursdays is a monthly outing of art, performance, music, and drinks in the Yerba Buena neighborhood in the heart of downtown San Francisco, between 2nd and 5th Street, and Market and Harrison Street. Free, but an RSVP is recommended to save time ...

Free Outdoor Salsa Dance Party with Bululú | SoMa
Thursday, June 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jessie Square
Free Outdoor Salsa Dance Party with Bululú | SoMa
Let’s Go Salsa@Jessie!, the free open-air salsa dance party in Jessie Square near the Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco, takes place on the third Thursday of each month from May to September from 6:00pm – 7:30pm. In Venezuela, a bululú is a gathering that generates ...
Strappy Hour: Pride Pizza Party & Free Mini Workshop | Mission Dist.
Thursday, June 21 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. For Adults only.
| Good Vibrations (Valencia St.)
Strappy Hour: Pride Pizza Party & Free Mini Workshop | Mission Dist.
Strap-ons are sexy. At this Free mini-workshop, hot slices will be served and featuring the Favorite strap-ons, Harnesses, and sexy tips for Pegging. Everyone gets 10% off shopping and one lucky winner will go home with a harness. Strappy Hour: Pride Pizza Party at Good Vibrations Thursday, ...
City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio
Thursday, June 21 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
| Presidio Parade Grounds
City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...

Friday, June 22

Exploratorium Free Community Night | SF
Friday, June 22 – 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. ...

Free SF Giants Post-Game Fireworks Show | AT&T Park
Free SF Giants Post-Game Fireworks Show | AT&T Park
There’s no need to pay to get into AT&T Park just to see the fireworks. As soon as the San Francisco Giants hopefully defeat the Padres in AT&T Park on Friday June 22, 2018 (game ends approx. at 10:15 pm), enjoy a spectacular fireworks display over the ...

Saturday, June 23

1st Annual Lake Fest Oakland | Lake Merritt
Saturday, June 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Lake Merritt Boating Center
1st Annual Lake Fest Oakland | Lake Merritt
Join the 1st Annual Lake Fest Oakland, presented by a passionate and talented team of organizers who have a love for producing large, Free, public events in the City of Oakland. 1st Annual Lake Fest Oakland Saturday, June 23, 2018 | 11 am to 7 pm Lake Merritt ...

Sunday, June 24

TreasureFest
Sunday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: $5 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
TreasureFest

The TreasureFest (formerly Treasure Island Flea) is a modern urban market for 15,000+ each month that houses around 400 curated vendors selling originally-made and designed items, artists, and antique/vintage collectors. Plus there’s typically 35+ food trucks, live local music, workshops, kids games, and bars with seasonal cocktails and ...

Coin-Op’s “Free Play” Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa
Sunday, June 24 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Coin-Op Game Room
Coin-Op's

Coin-Op is an awesome 10,000 square foot space in SoMa that was transformed from a steel foundry into a two-story bar and game room with 40+ pinball and video games, a secret speakeasy (hidden behind a “busted” video game). On the last Sunday of every ...

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, June 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...

Saturday, June 30

RSVPs Open for July: Free Redwood State Park Days | Second Saturdays
Saturday, June 30 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free with the promotional pass. Passes can be downloaded at FreeRedwoodsDays.org
| California Redwood State Parks
RSVPs Open for July: Free Redwood State Park Days | Second Saturdays

To celebrate 100 years of saving California’s iconic redwood forest, Save the Redwoods League and California State Parks are offering more than 16,000 free vehicle day-use passes to more than 40 redwood state parks on the second Saturday of each month in 2018. The passes cover ...

Fillmore Jazz Festival 2018 | Saturday
Saturday, June 30 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore District
Fillmore Jazz Festival 2018 | Saturday

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. ...

Sunday, July 1

Fillmore Jazz Festival 2018 | Sunday
Sunday, July 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore District
Fillmore Jazz Festival 2018 | 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. ...

HBO’s ‘Westworld’ Takeover at AT&T Flagship Store (Finale) | SF
Sunday, July 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | AT&T (Union Square)
HBO's 'Westworld' Takeover at AT&T Flagship Store (Finale) | SF

Starting April 22, 2018, fans of HBO’s “Westworld” will find themselves in a brand “new world” at AT&T 1 Powell Street in SF. Completely transformed, so visitors can “live without limits” and discover “Westworld” IRL during the highly-anticipated season 2 premiering on April 22nd, the ...

Friday, July 6

“Batch Made Market” Artisan Food | SF
Friday, July 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Forage Kitchen

This is your monthly chance  to come see and taste what’s cooking at Forage Kitchen. Your favorite chefs in the kitchen, and you can walk through and taste their favorite new recipes. Plus there’s beer. What could be better? The monthly Batch Made Market highlights ...

Saturday, July 7

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to seven Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each month. This includes the de Young, Legion of Honor, Contemporary Jewish Museum and Oakland Museum ...

Sunday, July 8

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to seven Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each month. This includes the de Young, Legion of Honor, Contemporary Jewish Museum and Oakland Museum ...

Peace Love & Happiness Reggae Festival: Live Music, Vegan Treats | San Jose
Sunday, July 8 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free. Food and items from vendors will cost money.
| San Jose Masonic Center
Peace Love & Happiness Reggae Festival: Live Music, Vegan Treats | San Jose
Join the free all-day Music Festival with the Bay Area’s best reggae bands. Plenty of fun and groovy shops with an Afrocentric theme. Tasty Ethiopian food, smoothies and other vegan treats. Free parking, free admission. Come enjoy the good vibrations. Peace Love & Happiness Reggae Festival: ...