Saturday, May 6
The Pancakes & Booze Underground Art Show | Oakland
You’re invited to Oaklands’s Premier Underground Art Show featuring, 60+ Emerging Artists (paintings, mixed media, photography, sculptures drawings and graffiti), Live Body Painting, Live Music, Live Art and, of course, a Free Pancake Bar.
Sunday, May 7
A La Carte & Art Festival 2017 | Mountain View
Enjoy a sun-splashed weekend strolling through artist booths, listening to live music and gawking at a classic car show at Mountain View’s 2017 A La Carte & Art spring art fair and officially kicks-off at this big 21st anniversary celebration of the arts in Silicon Valley’s epicenter. 2017 ...
Yerba Buena Gardens Festival Kick-Off | SF
Between May and October in 2017, the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival presents over 75 free performances on three outdoor stages in Yerba Buena Gardens. Admission is free and entertainment includes music, theater, dance, cultural events, educational and children’s programs. 2017 Yerba Buena Gardens Festival May – October, 2017 Yerba ...
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to six Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first weekend each month. Bank of America Free Museum Weekend First weekend of each month FREE but BofA ...
$5 First Sundays at 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 ...
Cinco de Mayo Dance & Mural Tours | Mission Dist.
Baile en la Calle: The Mural Dances is a tour of the historic murals along the 24th Street corridor brought to life through performances by local choreographers and dance companies on Sunday, May 7, 2017.
Mural Tours begin in the parking lot on 24th Street between Capp ...
Off the Grid’s “Presidio Picnic” Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2017. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...
2017 How Weird Street Faire | SoMa
Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, and the 18th ongoing historic counter-cultural gathering of How Weird. Once again to celebrate peace, dance in the streets, be inspired by art, shop exotic stores, make new friends and greet old ones, generate waves of ...
Win Tix: 18th Annual “How Weird Street Faire” VIP Experience | SoMa
The 17th annual How Weird Street Faire on Sunday, May 7, 2017 is a huge Burning Man-ish 8-hour outdoor dance festival with 11 stages of DJ and live music, plus dance performances, strange art projects, parades and out-of-this-world vendors centered at Howard and 2nd Streets in SoMa.
Get Magic ...
2017 Backyard Chicken Coop Bike Tour | Alameda
Find out where the eggs are in Alameda on this informative annual self-guided bike tour of backyard chicken coops as you enjoy a bike ride around “The Island.”
Alameda Backyard Chicken Coop Bicycling Tour
Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 1-4 pm (sharp)
All over Alameda
Alameda’s urban chicken coops range from ...
2017 World Laughter Day: Free Laughter Yoga | Embarcadero
The first Sunday of May is World Laughter Day. Join Laughter Yoga for an easy combination of laughter, yogic breathing, and movement at a little park just north of Four Embarcadero Center on Sunday, May 7, 2017.
Join thousands of laughter lovers in over 70 countries who will ...
Monday, May 8
SFMade Week 2017: Pop-Up Shops, Factory Tours & Workshops | Opening Day
SFMade Week 2017 is the annual weeklong celebration that champions locally made products, their makers and their people. The week features various events at local factories and retailers, including factory tours, demos, shopping and a Ramp it Up! — a benefit for SFMade at Barebottle Brewing Company. 2017 ...
Tuesday, May 9
Free Admission Day | San Francisco Botanical Garden
The San Francisco Botanical Garden is one of the most diverse gardens in the world. A unique urban oasis, the garden is a living museum within Golden Gate Park, offering 55 acres of both landscaped gardens and open spaces, and showcasing over 8,000 different kinds ...
Free Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF
The James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, a National Historic Landmark, is located at the corner of Seventh and Mission Streets in San Francisco. The public entrance is 95 Seventh Street. Opened in 1905, this is considered one of America’s most beautiful public buildings. Today, it ...
Free Häagen-Dazs Ice Cream Cone Day | 2017
Ice cream lovers can enjoy a free kiddie size scoop of their favorite flavor in either a cup, sugar cone, or cake cone from 4-8 pm in any participating Häagen-Dazs shop across the country (including 6 in the Bay Area), as Häagen-Dazs celebrates their annual Free Cone Day.
Nopalito Happy Hour: Free Margaritas & Sangrias | SF
In honor of the release of Nopalito: A Mexican Kitchen they’re hosting a Nopalito Happy Hour. Free Margaritas, Sangria and crunchy Garbanzo Bean Snax will be provided by Nopalito followed by a Q&A and signing by Nopalito chef, Gonzalo Guzman.
Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Snatched” | Century San Francisco Centre 9
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Snatched,” a brand new comedy starring Amy Schumer.
Free Film Screening: Snatched
May 9, 2017 | 7:00 pm
Century San Francisco Centre 9 (SF)
RSVP code: XKUUj76967
Tickets available through https://www.gofobo.com/rsvp
Tickets are free, but subject to availability.
Depending on demand, passes may be ...
Wednesday, May 10
Free Mural Workshop with a Tenderloin Legend | SF
GLIDE and Veterans Alley are joining forces to bring community expressive art to the Tenderloin. For five weeks beginning in late April, esteemed neighborhood muralist and Veterans Alley founder Amos Gregory will be hosting a weekly workshop at GLIDE to teach the art of muralism ...
Full Moon Tibetan Chanting Ceremony | Berkeley
In many Buddhist lands, the full moon is a time to gather for prayer and meditation. The Tibetan Nyingma Institute continues this tradition at the through holding a chanting ceremony on full moon nights from 8-9:30 pm.
Join Nyingma students and friends in chanting the Vajra ...
Thursday, May 11
Bike to Work Day 2017 | SF
It’s the 22nd annual Bike to Work Day so grab your bike and join tens of thousands of people pedaling to the office on Thursday, May 11, 2017.
The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition hosts a robust Bike to Work Day event with 25 Energizer Stations with snacks and bike ...
“Angels & Demons” Art Show Premiere | SF
On May 11 at 6 pm, celebrated Cuban political prisoner, El Sexto, will premiere an art show in San Francisco and begin hunger strike.
Danilo “El Sexto” Maldonado Machado’s “Angels & Demons” exhibit will premiere in San Francisco’s new up-and-coming art district, Dogpatch. The series will ...
Brain & Body NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Join NightLife for the first night in a four-part series that explores the brain and body with mind-expanding talks, cutting edge demos and yoga sessions around the museum.
All Classes presented by Yoga Tree and Yoga Works.
Please note some yoga classes will require passes that will ...
Exploratorium After Dark: Wild Salmon & Sewn Scenarios | Pier 15
Join them at Pairings for robust presentations and refreshing conversation—this time about salmon—designed to inspire your scientific palate. And watch sewing artist Paul Nosa embroider your ideas on fabric at Sewn Scenarios.
Also, grab dinner and drinks by the Bay, enjoy hands-on exhibits and demonstrations, and ...