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Saturday, July 15

AIDS Memorial Grove Cleanup Day | SF
Saturday, July 15 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | National AIDS Memorial Grove
AIDS Memorial Grove Cleanup Day | SF
Dedicated to the creation and long-term maintenance of the first living memorial to those lost to AIDS and in support of those living with HIV. Volunteer cleanup days are necessary for the Grove’s maintenance. Come join the AIDS Memorial Grove Cleanup Day on Saturday, July 15, ...
Emily Paster’s Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, July 15 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Emily Paster's Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, followed by a book signing hosted by our friends at Book Passage. Emily Paster is the author of two cookbooks, 2016’s Food Swap: Specialty Recipes for Bartering, ...

40th Street Summer Block Party | Oakland
Saturday, July 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | 40th & Webster (Temescal)
40th Street Summer Block Party | Oakland
Get ready to rock outdoors to great live music – punk, jazz, blues and more –  curated by Broken Guitars and 1-2-3-4 Go! Records and indulge in delicious local food, beer and wine at the second annual 40th Street Block Party in Temescal (40th Street between Webster ...
Monarch Grand Opening: Complimentary Eats, Refreshments & Tour | SF
Saturday, July 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Lennar at The San Francisco Shipyard
Monarch Grand Opening: Complimentary Eats, Refreshments & Tour | SF
Join Lennar as they celebrate the Grand Opening of Monarch, their newest collection of homes at The San Francisco Shipyard. Come enjoy complimentary eats, refreshments, and tour their new professionally-decorated model homes by West Elm. Built on the highest point of The Shipyard hilltop, Monarch offers one-, ...
Lotus Live: Attempt for Guinness World Records’ Largest Human Flower | SF
Saturday, July 15 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is encouraged.
| Civic Center Plaza
Lotus Live: Attempt for Guinness World Records' Largest Human Flower | SF
On Saturday, July 15, 2017, the Asian Art Museum will attempt to earn the Guinness World Records title for the Largest human flower with Lotus Live, and you can help them bloom. In honor of the 50th anniversary of San Francisco’s Summer of Love and the museum’s special ...
Ensemble Mik Nawooj: Oakland-based Hip-Hop Orchestra | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, July 15 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Ensemble Mik Nawooj: Oakland-based Hip-Hop Orchestra | Yerba Buena Gardens
Oakland-based hip-hop orchestra Ensemble Mik Nawooj premieres its new immersive hip-hop oratorio, Death Become Life. Portraying a story about loss and transformation through the lens of composer/pianist JooWan Kim’s magnetic score, MCs Do D.A.T. and Sandman’s riveting rhymes backed by a chamber orchestra, graffiti inspired artwork ...
Rick and Morty’s Don’t Even Trip Road Trip | San Jose
Rick and Morty's Don't Even Trip Road Trip | San Jose

Come see the world biggest Rick. That’s actually a truck, but also a store. Rick and Morty is touring the U.S. with the Rickmobile: a mobile shop with limited quantity merch. Schedule: July 13, San Francisco July 14, Oakland July 15, San Jose Please note, only ...

“Cat People” Comedy Show & Free Pizza | Oakland
Saturday, July 15 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5 | The Layover

Cat People is a stand up comedy show for cat lovers by cat lovers. Every third Saturday at Layover – now, until infinity. Oh and there’s free pizza. Yum. Tickets are $5. Doors open at 6:30 pm; show starts at 7 pm. Hosted by the ...

Back to the 1960’s: Summer of Love Dance Party | The Presidio
Saturday, July 15 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club
Back to the 1960's: Summer of Love Dance Party | The Presidio
Cruise back to the days of Flower Power and the Haight/Ashbury scene with Electric Headband. Playing your favorite 1960s tunes, the group is a revival of San Francisco’s most popular bands: The Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, Big Brother & the Holding Company, Carlos Santana, and ...
Film Night in the Park: “Beauty and the Beast” | Union Square
Saturday, July 15 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Union Square Park
Film Night in the Park:

The San Francisco Neighborhood Theater Foundation (SFNTF) produces the popular Film Night in the Park Outdoor Film Series. The 2017 season includes three films in Dolores Park, two in Union Square and one in Washington Square Park. Films are free of charge in beautiful park settings ...

Sunday, July 16

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Sunday, July 16 | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square

With more than 40 vendors, the Jack London Square Farmers Market offers local produce, food craft products, and breakfast and lunch options. The Jack London Square Farmers Market is operated by CUESA at Oakland’s Jack London Square on Sundays from 9 am to 2 pm, year ...

2017 “BBoy Connection” Break Dancing & Roller Skate Dancing | SF
Sunday, July 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Mercado Brasil
2017
The BBoy Connection Jam is back with free dance classes, lock and pop showcases, DJs, graffiti art, dance and cypher battles and more during Sunday Streets 2017 Kick-Off in the Mission District. The BBoy Connection Jam Sunday, July 16, 2017 | 11 am to 4 pm Mercado Brasil, 1252 ...
“Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Mission
Sunday, July 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mission District

Sunday Streets (March – October 2017) is San Francisco’s official block party – a sorta-monthly roving neighborhood celebration and five hour street party where the streets are closed to vehicles, so pedestrians, roller skaters, bicyclists, yogis, and everyone except for cars can take over the streets for ...

“Summer Sessions” Sunday Streets Brunch | Mission
Sunday, July 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Please bring money for food and drinks
| Timbuk2 Shotwell Factory Store
“Summer Sessions” Sunday Streets Brunch | Mission
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.
Urban Air Market: Pop-Up Street Festival | Oakland
Urban Air Market: Pop-Up Street Festival | Oakland
In partnership with The Hive, Urban Air Market presents a pop-up street festival illuminating the creative locale of Uptown Oakland. Enjoy live music, shopping, and fun in the sun, all while supporting over 100+ Bay Area artists, designers and local businesses selling unique apparel, home ...
Salsa Sunday Block Party, Live Music & Dancing | Berkeley
Sunday, July 16 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Berkeley
Salsa Sunday Block Party, Live Music & Dancing | Berkeley

Salsa Sundays is back for summer 2017 with a series of five block parties held every third Sunday of the month from June through October in the heart of Downtown Berkeley. Come and join in the fun at the best block party around. Expect free live ...

“Music to My Ears” Youth Musical Theater | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, July 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music

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 ...

Beach Cleanup & Sand Globe Workshop | Albany
Sunday, July 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Albany Beach
Beach Cleanup & Sand Globe Workshop | Albany
Join them for the second Albany Landfill Dog Owners Group (ALDOG) beach cleanup of 2017, and a free public sand globe workshop on Albany Beach. They will be there *rain or shine*, unless it is pouring rain. Their event in February, 2016 event brought in 300 lbs of trash ...
Eric Burdon & The Animals With The Stone Foxes: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival
Sunday, July 16 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated
| Stern Grove
Eric Burdon & The Animals With The Stone Foxes: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival
Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Eric Burdon & The Animals perform their powerful blues-rock, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of San Francisco’s Summer of Love. Native San Franciscans The Stone Foxes return to Stern Grove Festival with their straight-ahead, foot-stomping rock and roll.
Picklewater Free Circus Festival | Union Square
Sunday, July 16 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Picklewater Free Circus Festival | Union Square
Presented by Union Square Live, the Picklewater Free Circus Festival returns for its tenth year at Union Square. The Picklewater Free Circus Festival is a free festival of circus arts featuring some of the best in Circus Arts from around the bay area, the festival ...

Monday, July 17

Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-Up: Free Cereal & Coffee | Final Day
Monday, July 17 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-up
Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-Up: Free Cereal & Coffee | Final Day

Clover Sonoma, the Bay Area’s favorite third-generation family-owned and operated dairy farm, has opened a Milk Tasting Room pop-up in Hayes Valley, which will be open from June 5 through July 21, 2017. Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room June 5-July 21, 2017 Clover Sonoma Pop-up, 330 Fell ...

Tuesday, July 18

Live at Lagunitas: BADBADNOTGOOD | Petaluma
Tuesday, July 18 – 4:20 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery
Live at Lagunitas: BADBADNOTGOOD | Petaluma

Lagunitas Brewery in Petaluma presents a free live concert series featuring some amazing bands ranging in genre from roots to gothic pop in their LaguMiniAmphitheaterette (1280 N McDowell Blvd, Petaluma). Show are free, but tickets are required for each show. You’ll want to grab them quick as these ...

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang | Nob Hill
Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang | Nob Hill

Wind down every Tuesday night during the summer of 2017 with a free wine or spirit tasting and screening of a classic movie. Summer movie nights are back at Top of the Mark featuring a selection of classic comedy, action, and drama flicks from the 1930s ...

Wednesday, July 19

Summer Movie Clubhouse “Hotel Transylvania 2” | $1 Movie Day
Wednesday, July 19 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*10 movies for $5 in advance, or $1 per movie day of show
| CineArts at The Empire
Summer Movie Clubhouse

From June through August, Bay Area Cinemark/Century Theaters host 10 weeks of fun films for families and kids for just $5 (that’s 50 cents a movie) if purchased in advance – or $1 per film at the box office. All films are either rated G or PG. ...

Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-Up: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich Bites | Final Day
Wednesday, July 19 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-up
Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-Up: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich Bites | Final Day

Clover Sonoma, the Bay Area’s favorite third-generation family-owned and operated dairy farm, has opened a Milk Tasting Room pop-up in Hayes Valley, which will be open from June 5 through July 21, 2017. Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room June 5-July 21, 2017 Clover Sonoma Pop-up, 330 Fell ...

SF’s Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | Mission
Wednesday, July 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
| Almanac Taproom
SF's Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | Mission

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 6pm typically featuring special release ...

Swing in the Square: The B-Stars | Union Square
Wednesday, July 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Swing in the Square: The B-Stars | Union Square
Come and listen to live music from some 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 ...

Thursday, July 20

Traditional Japanese Folk Songs with Bachido & Awakko Ren | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, July 20 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Traditional Japanese Folk Songs with Bachido & Awakko Ren | Yerba Buena Gardens
A three-string lute plucked and strummed with a plectrum, the shamisen has played an important role in Japanese culture for some five centuries. Santa Cruz’s Kyle Abbott became obsessed with the banjo-like instrument about 13 years ago, and created Bachido, an international organization that champions ...
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 ...

Art Trax: 24 Artists In Free Monthly Pop-Up Art Galleries | Pittsburg
Thursday, July 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money if you want to take home awesome local art.
| Old Town Pittsburg
Art Trax: 24 Artists In Free Monthly Pop-Up Art Galleries | Pittsburg

Pittsburg’s creative community brings artisans and Old Town merchants together via free monthly pop-up art galleries beginning April 20th, 5-8pm. Pittsburg and neighboring community residents are invited to attend the monthly ArtTrax event, and walk historic charming Old Town Pittsburg to view artisan works in ...