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Thursday, June 22

Oakland A’s $5 Game Day vs. Houston Astros | 2017
Thursday, June 22 – 12:35 pm | Cost: $5*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum
Oakland A's $5 Game Day vs. Houston Astros | 2017

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 ...

“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF
Thursday, June 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Main Post Lawn

Cozy up with Off the Grid at “Presidio Twilight” – a free weekly evening event on the Main Post Lawn from 5-9 pm every Thursday from mid-May to October. Off the Grid street food vendors will serve up dishes tapas-style while you relax under the ...

Pride NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, June 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
Pride NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Get into the groove for this celebration of equality, self-expression, and San Francisco Pride. Join drag queen extraordinaire Heklina, host of the weekly “Mother” party at SF nightclub The Oasis, for a drag show of fabulously unparalleled proportions celebrating “the future of love.” In the Coral Reef, ...
The Chocolate & Art Show: Live Music, Body Painting & Chocolate Tasting | SoMa
Thursday, June 22 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Tiered pricing starting at $5 and rising to $15.
| SOMArts Cultural Center
The Chocolate & Art Show: Live Music, Body Painting & Chocolate Tasting | SoMa

The Chocolate and Art Show takes over SOMArts Cultural Center for two days of live body painting, live music, face-painting, vendors, live music, face-painting, and free chocolate from 8 pm to 2 am. Indulge yourself in some of SF’s finest up-and-coming artists, photographers and creators. Chocolate and ...

Free Cobb’s Summer Comedy Night with #HellaFunny | SF
Free Cobb's Summer Comedy Night with #HellaFunny | SF

Funcheap and Stroy Moyd of #HellaFunny take over Cobb’s Comedy Club for an awesome two nights of comedy at SF’s biggest comedy club. We’ve handpicked some of SF’s top local comedians to showcase for you whose credits include SF Sketchfest, NBC and more. Funcheap’s Free Summer Comedy Nights ...

Friday, June 23

“Circus Bella” Your Favorite One Ring Circus | Yerba Buena Gardens
Friday, June 23 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Circus Bella, San Francisco’s favorite one-ring circus, returns with an entirely new production conceived and directed by Bella-founder Abigail Munn and Artistic Director Joel Baker, with the talents of Juggling Director, Judy Finelli. Set to original music by the ingenious composer/accordionist Rob Reich, who leads the ...
2017 Trans March | Dolores Park
Friday, June 23 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
2017 Trans March | Dolores Park
The San Francisco Trans March has been inspiring all trans and gender non-conforming people to realize a world where they are safe, loved, and empowered for 14 years. Starting in Dolores Park, the march spotlights the rich and diverse transgender community of our city and lets their voices ...
17th & Folsom Park Opening Celebration | Mission Dist.
Friday, June 23 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | 17th & Folsom
17th & Folsom Park Opening Celebration | Mission Dist.
They are pleased to announce the opening of 17th and Folsom park is now set for Friday, June 23 at 3:30pm. The opening ceremony will also include the unveiling of the new park name. Due to recent winter storm, and added scope of work including soil ...
Exploratorium Free Community Night | SF
Friday, June 23 – 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. ...

Summer of Love Dance Party | Pier 39
Friday, June 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Summer of Love Dance Party | Pier 39
Make sure you wear a flower in your hair in the spirit of the Summer of 1967 at Pier 39’s free Summer of Love Dance Party, in collaboration with the official Summer of Love 50th Anniversary Celebration. Dance the night away with music from Mania! The ...
Exploratorium After Dark: Full-Spectrum Science On Fireworks | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Full-Spectrum Science On Fireworks | Pier 15
Join Exploratorium scientist Ron Hipschman for colorful explorations of the physical world. Come ooooo and ahhhh at the science behind these big booms. Where do fireworks come from? Who invented them? What causes their beautiful colors, and how do the bursting shells create such different patterns? ...
Starlight Movie Night: “The Secret Life Of Pets” | Alameda
Friday, June 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Alameda Point Multi-Purpose Field
Starlight Movie Night:

Gather your family, friends and neighbors, spread out your blankets on the field, and watch a free movie under the moon and stars in Alameda. The event starts at 6:30 pm with pre-show festivities of games and crafts for kids. The movie begins at 8:15 pm. ...

Free Beach Concert: Brian Howe | Santa Cruz
Friday, June 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Free Beach Concert: Brian Howe | Santa Cruz

Every summer, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk casts its net and drags in a host of Top 40 bands from the ’70s, ’80s, and early ’90s to play free concerts right on the beach every Friday night. Friday Night Bands on the Beach  Every Friday, June 16 ...

The Chocolate & Art Show: Live Music, Body Painting & Chocolate Tasting | SoMa
Friday, June 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Tiered pricing starting at $5 and rising to $15.
| SOMArts Cultural Center
The Chocolate & Art Show: Live Music, Body Painting & Chocolate Tasting | SoMa

The Chocolate and Art Show takes over SOMArts Cultural Center for two days of live body painting, live music, face-painting, vendors, live music, face-painting, and free chocolate from 8 pm to 2 am. Indulge yourself in some of SF’s finest up-and-coming artists, photographers and creators. Chocolate and ...

Free Port of Oakland Harbor Tours & Giant Cranes | Oakland
Friday, June 23 – 6:45 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Jack London Square
Free Port of Oakland Harbor Tours & Giant Cranes | Oakland

Take a free 90-minute narrated harbor tour (May to October). Visitors will learn about the Port, its operations and economic impact on the region. Harbor tours provide a unique vantage point because marine terminals are closed to the public. The excursions are a great way to ...

Saturday, June 24

Summer of Love Celebration: Street Art Painting & Live Music | San Rafael
Saturday, June 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: $10*
*Tickets are $10-$15. Children 12 & under are free.
| Downtown San Rafael
Summer of Love Celebration: Street Art Painting & Live Music | San Rafael

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the summer of 1967, and Italian Street Painting Marin is excited to celebrate this far-out occasion through the captivating art of street painting and music on June 24-25, 2017 with Summer of Love: An Art & Music Experience. Over ...

“Summer Sessions” First Dibs | Hayes Valley
Saturday, June 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Bring money for other purchases.
| Timbuk2 (Hayes Valley)
Come and celebrate summer, the right way. Join them for burgers, brats, bikes, beers, and shopping for great deals, before you can get them anywhere else. Free but an RSVP is required.
“Summer Sessions” First Dibs | Mission
Saturday, June 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Bring money for other purchases
| Timbuk2 Shotwell Factory Store
Come and celebrate summer, the right way. Join them for burgers, brats, bikes, beers, and shopping for great deals, before you can get them anywhere else. Free but an RSVP is required.
2017 Summer Sailstice: Free Sailboat Rides, Boat Building & Live Music | Alameda
Saturday, June 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Encinal Yacht Club
2017 Summer Sailstice: Free Sailboat Rides, Boat Building & Live Music | Alameda
Take to the waters to celebrate the annual Summer Sailstice featuring free sailboat rides, a Boat Building Contest, exhibits, seminars, live music and more. Summer Sailstice brings together everyone who loves wind, water and sailing. Sail in, motor in, or just come down for a full weekend of ...
2017 Patchwork: Spring Indie Art & Craft Festival | Oakland
Saturday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square Pavilion
2017 Patchwork: Spring Indie Art & Craft Festival | Oakland
Patchwork Show is Dear Handmade Life’s bi-annual makers festival showcasing local emerging artists, crafters and designers alongside artisan food, DIY craft workshops, gourmet food trucks and indie music in Oakland’s Jack London Square from 11 am to 5 pm on Saturday, June 24, 2017. Vendors are ...
2017 San Francisco Pride Festival: Saturday | Civic Center
Saturday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a $5-10 donation is requested.
| Civic Center Plaza
2017 San Francisco Pride Festival: Saturday | Civic Center

The whole city comes alive in a rainbow burst of excitement at the 2017 San Francisco Pride Celebration. 47th Annual San Francisco Pride Celebration – Saturday, June 24, 2017 | Noon to 6 pm – Sunday, June 25, 2017 | 11 am to 6 pm – ...

“Circus Bella” Your Favorite One Ring Circus | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, June 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Circus Bella, San Francisco’s favorite one-ring circus, returns with an entirely new production conceived and directed by Bella-founder Abigail Munn and Artistic Director Joel Baker, with the talents of Juggling Director, Judy Finelli. Set to original music by the ingenious composer/accordionist Rob Reich, who leads the ...
Free “Salt & Straw” Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, June 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. As head ice cream maker for Salt & Straw Portland, LA, and now San Francisco, and the Wiz Bang Bar in Portland’s Pine Street Market, Tyler Malek ...
SF Dyke March & Rally 2017 | Dolores Park
Saturday, June 24 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
SF Dyke March & Rally 2017 | Dolores Park
The San Francisco Dyke March is an annual rally and march of close to 50,000 members of the LGBTQ community that happens on Pride weekend to bring SF’s dyke communities together with a strength of voice and remain politically conscious and visible. Dyke March programming will begin ...
Trash n’ Show: Fashion Show From Recycled Materials | Emeryville
Saturday, June 24 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission but bring money for clothing purchases.
| Bay Street Emeryville
Trash n' Show: Fashion Show From Recycled Materials | Emeryville
Bay Street presents for the first time, Trash n’ Show – a very special fashion show that will showcase clothing made entirely of recycled materials. This event will highlight the art produced by several fashion designers from the Bay Area. Local clothing manufacturers and designers will ...
Kite Festival at the Marina: Demos, Food & Fun | Brisbane
Saturday, June 24 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brisbane Marina
Kite Festival at the Marina: Demos, Food & Fun | Brisbane
Join them for the inaugural Kite Festival at the Brisbane Marina on Saturday, June 24th starting at 1:00pm. They invite everyone to bring your own kite and join in on the fun. The event is free and will feature kite demonstrations, food, and plenty of fun for people of ...
Free Redwood Symphony Concert in the Park | Redwood City
Saturday, June 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Free Redwood Symphony Concert in the Park | Redwood City

For the classical music lover, or anyone who appreciates great musical talent, Redwood City continues its free Classical Music Series performed outdoors on beautiful Courthouse Square from June through September 2017. The series features groups such as the Redwood Symphony, Opera San José, and Bay ...

Win Tix: !!! (Chk Chk Chk): Indie/Dance Punk | The Chapel
Saturday, June 24 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Chapel
Combining punk abandon and tightly-coiled dance music has always been bonded into the band’s DNA. > Get Tickets – $22 Adv / $25 Door It’s this core plus their growth and mastery of songwriting that has seen them outlive the mid-2000s ‘indie/dance punk‘ tag and has allowed ...

Sunday, June 25

Treasure Island Flea
Sunday, June 25 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
Treasure Island Flea

The 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 25+ food trucks, live local music, workshops, kids games, and bars with seasonal cocktails and local ...

Summer of Love Celebration: Street Art Painting & Live Music | San Rafael
Sunday, June 25 – All Day | Cost: $10*
*Tickets are $10-$15. Children 12 & under are free.
| Downtown San Rafael
Summer of Love Celebration: Street Art Painting & Live Music | San Rafael

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the summer of 1967, and Italian Street Painting Marin is excited to celebrate this far-out occasion through the captivating art of street painting and music on June 24-25, 2017 with Summer of Love: An Art & Music Experience. Over ...