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Sunday, July 23

Star Wars in the Park: Free Outdoor Theatre Mash-Up | Alameda
Sunday, July 23 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated
| Franklin Park (Alameda)
Star Wars in the Park: Free Outdoor Theatre Mash-Up | Alameda

Each year the Samuel Peaches Peripatetic Players travel the Bay Area with FluxWagon, their folding mobile stage. In 2017’s adventure, the Players can’t decide whether to tackle the high art tragedy of “Romeo and Juliet” or that other popular tale of star-crossed destiny, “Star Wars: ...

Los Ángeles Azules & Ballet Folklórico at Stern Grove | SF
Sunday, July 23 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated
| Stern Grove
Los Ángeles Azules & Ballet Folklórico at Stern Grove | SF
Mexican musical group Los Ángeles Azules perform cumbia sonidera, a fusion of 1950/60s cumbia and electronic music. They will share the stage with Moderatto frontman Jay de la Cueva and Grammy-nominated singer Ximena Sariñana. Ensambles Ballet Folklório de San Francisco return to the Stern Grove Festival stage and celebrate ...

Picklewater Free Circus Festival | Union Square
Sunday, July 23 – 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 ...
San Francisco Rock Project’s Love-themed Matinee Mini Concert | Amoeba SF
Sunday, July 23 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
San Francisco Rock Project's Love-themed Matinee Mini Concert | Amoeba SF
Join them on Sunday, July 23rd at 2 pm as they welcome the SF Rock Project back to the Amoeba stage for a special Summer of Love-themed matinee performance. The San Francisco Rock Project (SFRP) is a non-profit music school dedicated to instilling confidence, inspiring creativity, ...
“Touch The Gear” Hands-On Music Night & Instrument Inventor Meet & Greet | SF
Sunday, July 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Community Music Center
The popular and free Touch the Gear Expo is a hands-on, family-friendly exposition happening on July 23, 2017. During the evening attendees get to roam among inventors and musicians while experiencing sound producing gear, computers, instruments and inventors with their various different configurations of “gear”–everything from oscillators and ...

Monday, July 24

Final Day: 2017 “Flower Piano” | Golden Gate Park
Final Day: 2017

In collaboration with the amazing Sunset Piano, the San Francisco Botanical Garden once again in 2017 transforms into the city’s own outdoor concert hall, and everyone is invited to play and listen. For twelve days only, July 13-24, 2017, you are encouraged to seek out the twelve ...

Tuesday, July 25

First Day Ticket Release: 49ers Training Camp Open Practice 2017 | Levi’s Stadium
First Day Ticket Release: 49ers Training Camp Open Practice 2017 | Levi's Stadium

The San Francisco 49ers will begin the celebration of its 71st anniversary at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara on Saturday, August 5, 2017, for a team practice and youth football exhibition. The event will provide The Faithful with their first opportunity to see the 2017 ...

Live at Lagunitas: Whitney | Petaluma
Tuesday, July 25 – 4:20 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery
Live at Lagunitas: Whitney | 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: Funny Girl | Nob Hill
Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: Funny Girl | 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 ...

16mm Movie Night: Vintage Monster & Horror Movies | Nob Hill
Tuesday, July 25 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Gallery Cafe
16mm Movie Night: Vintage Monster & Horror Movies | Nob Hill
The performer line-up: The Bowery Boys meet a collection of public domain, un-copyrighted monsters in an old mansion. Food/drink specials: Local beers on tap are $5 Wine is $7 Full menu of comfort food. Try the canneloni or mac ‘n cheese.

Wednesday, July 26

Salsa in the Square: Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble | Union Square
Wednesday, July 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Salsa in the Square: Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble | Union Square
Under the leadership of Dr. John Calloway, a multi-instrumentalist, composer and arranger who has worked at the creative edge of the Bay Area’s Latin music scene since the 1970s, the Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble of San Francisco is an invaluable proving ground for stellar young ...

Thursday, July 27

Win Tix: 7th Guitarfish Music Festival: 4-Day of Music & Camping | The Sierras The 7th Annual Guitarfish Music Festival is a 4 day musical, camping experience taking place July 27-30, 2017. Get ready for a jam-packed weekend of natural swimming holes, hiking, yoga, biking, and forested shade for camping among the trees near Tahoe. It’s a mile high for ...
Contemporary Reggae with the Rubadub Posse | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, July 27 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Contemporary Reggae with the Rubadub Posse | Yerba Buena Gardens
Fronted by the incandescent Berkeley-raised vocalist Kimiko Joy, “RUBaDUB Posse” is a testament to reggae’s enduring power, celebrating songs of love, liberation, unity and justice that have inspired people across the globe. Encompassing classic tunes from the rocksteady, roots and dub eras all the way to ...
“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF
Thursday, July 27 – 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 ...

Exploratorium After Dark: Heat & Temperature on Full-Spectrum Science | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Heat & Temperature on Full-Spectrum Science | Pier 15
Join Exploratorium scientist Ron Hipschman for colorful explorations of the physical world. What’s the difference between heat and temperature? You use the terms interchangeably, but they have precise meanings to physicists. How does your thermostat work and how does a Thermos® know to keep a hot thing ...
BigPicture NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, July 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
BigPicture NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Be the first to peep the Academy’s fourth annual BigPicture wildlife photography exhibit and raise a glass to the best in nature and conservation photography. See the captivating work of world-class photographers and discover how they document some of the most fascinating moments of life on ...
Win Tix: 6th Annual Summer Comedy Jam w/ Kabir “Kabeezy” Singh | Cobb’s Comedy Club
Thursday, July 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Cobb's Comedy Club
Join Cobb’s Comedy Club for some seriously funny stuff. The 6th Annual Cobbs Summer Comedy Jam will feature some of the funniest and hottest comedians in California. It’ll one big comedy event that no lover of laughs will want to miss. > Get Tickets – $16.00 Headlining this ...

Friday, July 28

2017 Garlic Festival: Summer’s Ultimate Food Fair | Gilroy
2017 Garlic Festival: Summer's Ultimate Food Fair | Gilroy
Come and join the Gilroy Garlic Festival that attracts garlic-lovers from around the world. It is the “Summer’s Ultimate Food Fair” — three full days of incredible food, beverages, arts & crafts, live entertainment, and cooking competitions. Founded in 1979, this event is hosted by thousands of community ...
2017 Summer Festival of Knowledge: Fitness, Gardening & Cooking | Oakland
Friday, July 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | African American Museum & Library (Oakland)
2017 Summer Festival of Knowledge: Fitness, Gardening & Cooking | Oakland

Come out for the African American Museum & Library at Oakland’s summer session of the Festival of Knowledge with presentations and workshops on ways to help improve your health and wellness.  The festival will include workshops with medical professionals, master chefs, nutritionists, master composters, health and beauty ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, July 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center

Nearly 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands 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 waterfront campus of ...

DJ SKWRLY D’s Trippy Tribute Mini Concert | Amoeba SF
Friday, July 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
DJ SKWRLY D's Trippy Tribute Mini Concert | Amoeba SF
Drop in and tune out with DJ SKWRLY D and his trippy tribute to the Summer of Love on Friday, July 28th at 5pm. They’ll have special giveaways, prizes, treats, and much, much more all courtesy of their friends over at Rhino.
Friday Nights at the de Young: Robert Moses’ Kin Performance | SF
Friday Nights at the de Young: Robert Moses' Kin Performance | SF
Events and Activities: Record Revelations: David Katznelson and Andy Cabic (Vetiver) – Vinyl playlist inspired by the music of Lonnie Holley and Revelations: Art from the African American South. Creativity Station with Linda Janklow Robert Moses’ Kin – Founded in 1995, Robert Moses’ Kin is considered by many to be one of the ...
Free Beach Concert: Los Lobos | Santa Cruz
Friday, July 28 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Free Beach Concert: Los Lobos | 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 ...

2017 Festival of Inner Peace Tour: Indialucia Fusion Music & Dance Performance | SF
Friday, July 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| War Memorial Veterans Building
2017 Festival of Inner Peace Tour: Indialucia Fusion Music & Dance Performance | SF
The 2017 Festival of Inner Peace Tour, featuring world-renowned artist of the fusion music band, Indialucia, comes to the Bay Area, in a series of 3 free concert performances, that combined music, dance, and a journey into the subtle realm of your innermost being. Sahaja Yoga ...
Last Fridays Outdoor Movie Night “Mrs. Doubtfire” | Pier 39
Friday, July 28 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Last Fridays Outdoor Movie Night

Grab your blankets and head to Pier 39 for their Outdoor Movie Night, held the last Friday of every month through September. Before the show, get a bite to eat at one of Pier 39’s restaurants, or take advantage of special giveaways and movie night ...

Win Tix: Pop Rock Electronica “Delta Rae” | Great American Music Hall
Friday, July 28 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Great American Music Hall
We know that pop, rock, and electronica isn’t the only kind of music out there. No, truly, we do. That’s why we’re happy to deliver to you a big ol’ slice of Delta Rae. This six-piece troupe hails from Durham, NC, which they tell me ...
Win Tix: Authentic Afro-roots Tunes “Rex Suru” | Slim’s
Friday, July 28 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Slim's
If you’re in the mood for some truly authentic afro-roots tunes, then you’re in luck. Cuz that’s just want we’re bringing to you. Rex Suru & Cherubim Vibes are an Afro-roots Reggae band from Nigeria. Since 2012, they have wowed crowds around the world with ...
Win Tix: Ex Indie Rock Icons Guitarist “Tobin Sprout” | Swedish American Hall
Friday, July 28 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Swedish American Hall
Tobin Sprout, former guitarist/songwriter of indie-rock icons Guided By Voices, has a new album (his first in 7 years), The Universe And Me (Burger Records), out on January 27. > Get Tickets – $15 – 21+ The Universe and Me takes a deliberately primitive approach that focuses ...
Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower & Dark Sky | 2017
Friday, July 28 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower & Dark Sky | 2017
The Delta Aquarids is an average shower that can produce up to 20 meteors per hour at its peak. It is produced by debris left behind by comets Marsden and Kracht. The shower runs annually from July 12 to August 23. Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower July 28-29, ...

Saturday, July 29

The Last Great Peach Event of 2017: 1/2 Price Flats | Ferry Building
Saturday, July 29 – 8:00 am | Cost: $15 | Ferry Building
The Last Great Peach Event of 2017: 1/2 Price Flats | Ferry Building
Heads up, pie and preserve makers! Bella Viva Orchards will be offering flats of certified organic yellow peaches at half price for one day only at the Saturday Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. That’s just $15 per flat (10-12 pounds). Bella Viva will be setting up in their usual location in ...