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Sunday, September 6

45th Annual Millbrae Art & Wine Festival: Music, Art, Food & Mardi Gras-Style Fun | Sunday
Sunday, September 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Millbrae
45th Annual Millbrae Art & Wine Festival: Music, Art, Food & Mardi Gras-Style Fun | Sunday

The Bay Area’s biggest Labor Day weekend event, the 45th Annual Millbrae Art & Wine Festival transforms downtown Millbrae into the “Big Easy.” 2015 Millbrae Art & Wine Festival September 5-6, 2015 | 10 am to 5 pm Broadway Ave, Downtown Millbrae FREE This free Mardi Gras-style celebration features two ...

Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF
Sunday, September 6 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
| Asian Art Museum
Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian Art, with a collection of over 17,000 artworks spanning 6,000 years of history. Normally $12, the museum offers free admission every first Sunday the month. Please ...

Free First Sunday Admission | Oakland Museum of California
Sunday, September 6 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Oakland Museum of California
Free First Sunday Admission | Oakland Museum of California

The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) brings together collections of art, history and natural science under one roof to tell the extraordinary stories of California and its people. As the only museum to focus entirely on the art and history of California, the diverse collections ...

2015 San Francisco Zine Fest | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | County Fair Building
2015 San Francisco Zine Fest | Golden Gate Park

The San Francisco Zine Fest is a free, annual celebration of small-press publishing from zines and comics to art books and beyond. Over 200 small-press and DIY creators will be selling, trading, and otherwise sharing their work at the San Francisco County Fair Building in Golden ...

2015 Pan African Family Reunion: Yoga, Live Music, Murals & Movie in the Park | Oakland
Sunday, September 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Mosswood Park
2015 Pan African Family Reunion: Yoga, Live Music, Murals & Movie in the Park | Oakland
The Afrocentric Oakland Crew invites all citizens of the African Diaspora to Mosswood Park for the annual Pan African Family Reunion, a free day of sunshine in the park with a great variety of music, live art, dancing, and games for adults and kids alike. 2015 Pan African Family Reunion Sunday, September ...
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, September 6 – 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, ...

Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting (rain cancels)
| JFK Drive Lindy Hop Spot
Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance | Golden Gate Park

Get ready to swing in Golden Gate Park every sunny Sunday at “Lindy in the Park,” a weekly free event near the de Young Museum, when the streets of Golden Gate Park are closed to traffic and the dancers take over. Lindy in the Park | Free ...

2015 Bacon Festival of America | San Jose
Sunday, September 6 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*Single day tickets are $10 adv, $12 door. Food is extra, but all dishes are $6 or less.
| Plaza de Cesar Chavez
2015 Bacon Festival of America | San Jose

Celebrate Labor Day weekend and your right to eat lots and lots of bacon at the San Jose Bacon Festival of America on September 5-6, 2015. Previously taking place on July 4th, the festival is now rebooted for Labor Day Weekend with 15,000 people enjoying bacon on ...

Asian American Orchestra | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Sunday, September 6 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Asian American Orchestra | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the atomic devastation of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, 1945: A Year of Infamy is an epic new work by percussionist/composer Dr. Anthony Brown and his Grammy-nominated Asian American Orchestra. Combining traditional Asian instruments and forms with the improvisational ethic and sonorities ...
‘The Great American Song Book’ Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, September 6 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
'The Great American Song Book' Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 133rd season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm and are free and open to the public. All concerts feature music of specific ...

Milkcow Free Ice Cream Day | Fremont Grand Opening
Milkcow Free Ice Cream Day | Fremont Grand Opening
Milkcow Ice Cream Parlor invites you to the Grand Opening of their first location in Fremont at 1 pm on September 6, 2015. A lot of their fans have been waiting for this since forever… so, to make it up to them, Milkcow will be giving out free ice ...
Win Tix: Circus Vargas “ArleQuin!” | East Bay
Sunday, September 6 – 1:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Circus Vargas - NewPark Mall
Spectacular! Spectacular! No words the in vernacular can describe this great event, but I’ll try anyway. Step right up to the magnificent, the awe inspiring, the full of friendly and not evil clowns, Circus Vargas for ArleQuin, a night of big topped entertainment. Will the trapeze ...
Tango With Orquesta Z | Union Square
Sunday, September 6 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Tango With Orquesta Z | Union Square
Orquesta Z is composed of San Francisco Bay Area musicians with a love for Argentine tango. Our repertoire is rich with Golden Era Argentine tangos from the 30’s thru 50’s, plus modern and original compositions from the 60’s thru today from around the world. The tangos we ...
Free Shakespeare in the Park: Romeo & Juliet | The Presidio
Sunday, September 6 – 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, September 6 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | John Hinkel Park
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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 ...

Win Tix: Traditional Mexican Mask Art Class | Berkeley
Sunday, September 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Ashkenaz
Diego Marcial Rios has been making authentic Mexican masks for many years. Now is your chance to meet with the master himself. You will learn about the history and culture of Mexican masks and have an opportunity to make one of your own. Get your ...
Win Tix: Tim Meadows (SNL) | Cobb’s
Sunday, September 6 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Cobb's Comedy Club
Tim Meadows is best known as one of the longest-running cast members in “Saturday Night Live” history, notable characters include Leon Phelps, The Ladies’ Man, and Lionel Osbourne, but millennials everywhere will always remember him as the broken armed, no nonsense taking, uncle of Anfernee, ...
“Bad Asians” Candid Storytelling & Free Samosas Night | SF
Everyone has a dream. Some some believe dreams are the manifestation of your subconscious desires. Other believe it is your brain defragmenting the unprocessed information from your day-to-day. Dreams can stir the soul to the pursuit of greatness. Dreams can cause crippling fears and crushing ...

Monday, September 7

How to Get Across the Bay: BART Transbay Tube Closure | Labor Day
Monday, September 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Temporary Transbay Terminal
How to Get Across the Bay: BART Transbay Tube Closure | Labor Day

There will be no BART train service between San Francisco and East Bay on September 5-7, 2015. BART will close the West Oakland Station and will not run trains between West Oakland and Embarcadero stations during Labor Day weekend while they repair a critical section ...

2015 Begonia Festival: Fishing Derby & Row Boat Races | Capitola
Monday, September 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Stockton Avenue (Capitola)
2015 Begonia Festival: Fishing Derby & Row Boat Races | Capitola

See some brilliant blooms while boating, baiting and frolicking on the beach over Labor Day weekend at the 63rd annual Capitola Begonia Festival. With over 43 acres and 3 million blooms come late summer, the Begonia Festival is a spectacular sight and a fun, family-oriented ...

Il Giro di San Francisco Bike Race | 2015
Monday, September 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Levi's Plaza
Il Giro di San Francisco Bike Race | 2015
Il Giro di San Francisco (formerly the “San Francisco Gran Prix”) is an annual bike race around the streets of San Francisco that’s had competitors cruising around the city since 1975. It’s free for spectators to come and watch. Il Giro di San Francisco 2015 Monday, September 7, ...
Labor Day Parking Rules in SF | How Not to Get a Ticket
Labor Day Parking Rules in SF | How Not to Get a Ticket
If you’ve got a car in San Francisco, in addition to crazy high gas prices, you also have to worry about the insanely complex, nearly impossible to decipher conflicting parking signs and rules. Thankfully on Labor Day 2015, the city of San Francisco is going to ...
9 Different Free Guided Walking Tours: Labor Day | SF
Monday, September 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Japanese Tea Garden may require an additional charge.
| All Over San Francisco
9 Different Free Guided Walking Tours: Labor Day | SF
Looking for something to do on your day off on Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 2015? San Francisco City Guides offers up daily, free guided walking tours of San Francisco. Be a tourist in your own city and learn a few bits of history you can ...
First Day to RSVP: Free Harbor Tours: USS Potomac & Giant Cranes | Port of Oakland
Monday, September 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | USS Potomac
First Day to RSVP: Free Harbor Tours: USS Potomac & Giant Cranes | Port of Oakland

The Port of Oakland is pleased to offer free harbor tours from June through October 2015 on the historic USS Potomac located at 540 Water Street (at Clay Street) in Jack London Square. See up close some of the world’s largest cranes aboard this 90-minute ...

2015 Kings Mountain Art Fair in the Redwoods: Labor Day | Woodside
Monday, September 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Kings Mountain Fire Station
2015 Kings Mountain Art Fair in the Redwoods: Labor Day | Woodside

Why pay a fortune to see the art in Sausalito when you can visit the Kings Mountain Art Fair for free? Known for its stunning location among the redwoods and for its unique and varied artists, the Kings Mountain Art Fair celebrates 50 years of ...

Hiero Day 2015: Hip Hop Music Fest & Block Party | Oakland
Monday, September 7 – All Day | Cost: $10*
*$10 limited early bird tickets. After that, $19.93
| Linden Street Brewery
Hiero Day 2015: Hip Hop Music Fest & Block Party | Oakland
Rock out on your Labor Day hip-hop style during the 4rd annual Hiero Day by celebrating at The Hieroglyphics‘ Hip Hop Music Festival and Block Party in downtown Oakland. The all day, all ages outdoor festival combines a concert, food, and block party where thousands come to celebrate all that ...
Win Tix: “Hiero Day” Hip Hop Music Festival | Oakland
Monday, September 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: WIN | 3rd and Chestnut
Hiero Day is a one day event, combining an outdoor festival, concert, food, and block party where thousands come to celebrate all that is good about Oakland. September 7, 2015 in West Oakland. There are three stages hosting local and internationally renowned artists and DJs providing continuous entertainment from ...
2015 “Abbots Bromliad” Antler Dance & Meadow Picnic | Oakland
Monday, September 7 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Joaquin Miller Park
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Join the California Revels in a day of  good music, dancing, and the largest celebration ever of the Abbots Bromley antler dance, The Abbots Bromliad. Every September on Wakes Monday, the dancers in Abbots Bromley, England take up the traditional horns for a legendary trek of ...
Labor Day Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band
Monday, September 7 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Labor Day Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band
On Monday, September 7, 2015 at 1 pm, The Golden Gate Park Band will present a wonderful concert of American and Patriotic music to celebrate Labor Day. It will take place at the bandshell in the music concourse of Golden Gate Park, right near the California Academy ...
Final Show of 2015: San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Freedomland” | Dolores Park
Monday, September 7 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donation is suggested.
| Dolores Park
Final Show of 2015: San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Freedomland” | Dolores Park

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 56th season with more free, lively satire performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2015 production “Freedomland.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2015 Free political theater & music in parks all over the Bay Area ...