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Tuesday, July 4

Win Tix: 4th of July Fireworks with San Francisco Symphony | Shoreline Amphitheatre
Tuesday, July 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Shoreline Amphitheatre
Celebrate the Fourth of July with the perfect program for a summer night. > Get Tickets – $24 – GA Led by conductor Edwin Outwater and the San Francisco Symphony at the Shoreline Amphitheater.
Farley’s Potrero Hill | Mini DIY-Fireworks Street Show | 2017
Tuesday, July 4 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Farley's Coffee (SF)
Farley's Potrero Hill | Mini DIY-Fireworks Street Show | 2017
Want to see a good old fashioned mini fireworks show in the street, the kind you used to have as a kid? Farley’s Coffee hosts their annual “Safe and Sane” July Fourth Fireworks show in the street on July 4, 2017. Each year, it’s typically accompanied by ...

Illumination: 4th of July Light Art in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Tuesday, July 4 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Conservatory of Flowers
Illumination: 4th of July Light Art in the Park | Golden Gate Park

Flowers power the night this summer as the Conservatory of Flowers in Golden Gate Park becomes the canvas for an elegant light art installation to honor San Francisco’s city-wide celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love. Illumination: Summer of Love Light Art ...

Cupertino | Fourth of July Fireworks Show | 2017
Tuesday, July 4 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Cupertino Quinlan Community Center
Cupertino | Fourth of July Fireworks Show | 2017
After a year off, for Independence Day 2017, Cupertino once again hosts their annual small town Fourth of July fireworks show with viewing locations at three different parks in the city. Gather for viewing the fireworks at Creekside Park, Middle Avenue, or Sedgwick Elementary School. Fireworks ...

Wednesday, July 5

“Lululemon Flow & Jo”: Free Yoga Class & Coffee in an Art Gallery | SoMa
Wednesday, July 5 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| 111 Minna Gallery

Join Lululemon for their monthly complimentary yoga class and coffee at 111 Minna Gallery. Start the day with a gentle vinyasa flow, and leave centered and present. Top it off with a hot cup of joe courtesy of Red Door Coffee. Each month, you also get ...

$1 Admission & $1 Rides All Day | Alameda County Fair
Wednesday, July 5 – All Day | Cost: $1*
*$1 admission and $1 rides
| Alameda County Fair
$1 Admission & $1 Rides All Day | Alameda County Fair
On July 5, the Alameda County Fair will be offering a one day only $1 admission and $1 rides all day long, until 5 pm.
Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, July 5 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One Café
Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF

Join b.street waffles for their monthly Free Waffle Wednesday at the Capital One 360 Café in the Financial District and enjoy a complimentary waffle from 9-11 am, or while they last. These Belgian-style street waffles come in tasty flavors like TCHO chocolate, maple-bacon, salted caramel and many ...

Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-Up: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich Bites | SF
Wednesday, July 5 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-up
Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-Up: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich Bites | SF

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 ...

“People in Plazas” Music Festival Opening Day | SF
Wednesday, July 5 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center (SF)

This free annual outdoor music festival puts on over 120 free lunchtime concerts of all styles from July to September in over 11 different public plazas near Market Street stretched from the Embarcadero to Van Ness. 2017 “People in Plazas” Market Street Music Festival July 5 to October ...

Win Tix: Comedian Dan Gabriel (NBC/CBS) | The Punch Line
Wednesday, July 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Punch Line
See Dan Gabriel, a San Francisco comedian immersed in the city’s rich comedy scene since childhood, at Punch Line Comedy Club. Gabriel has appeared on CBS’s Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Showtime, Comedy Central’s Premium Blend, CBS’s Star Search, NBC’s Late Friday, and many ...

Thursday, July 6

Pro Beach Volleyball Tournament: AVP San Francisco Open | Piers 30-32
Pro Beach Volleyball Tournament: AVP San Francisco Open | Piers 30-32

The Mens & Womens AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour will make its return to San Francisco. One of four tournaments held in the state of California, the San Francisco event is unlike the other three. As opposed to the deep sands on the natural beaches in ...

Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay
Thursday, July 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to galleries. Film programs are excluded
| Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive
Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay

The UC Berkeley Art Museum is the visual arts center of the University of California, Berkeley. Through art and film programs, collections, and research resources, the University aspires to be locally connected and globally relevant, engaging audiences from the campus, community, and beyond. Through art and ...

Balkan Songs with Eva Salina | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, July 6 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Balkan Songs with Eva Salina | Yerba Buena Gardens
Possessing a sumptuous voice and supple sense of rhythm, Santa Cruz-reared, Brooklyn-based Eva Salina is a groundbreaking interpreter of Balkan Romani songs. Mentored by some of the greatest living Balkan musicians, she’s attained a deeply informed and passionately felt repertoire of Romani tunes and vintage Balkan ...
How-To NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, July 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
How-To NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Feeling outdoorsy? Get prepared and learn survival tips from experts before your next camping trip or adventure.
Exploratorium After Dark: Immerse into Virtual Reality | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Immerse into Virtual Reality | Pier 15
Virtual reality (VR) has been a hot topic in recent years with filmmakers and entertainers seeking to immerse you ever more deeply in their work. While the technology is ever-evolving, the impulse to engage audiences as active participants has always been intrinsic to cinema. Join Exploratorium film ...
“​Peter Fortuna: A Tenderloin Story” Photography Exhibit | SF
Thursday, July 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Tenderloin Museum
Tenderloin Museum presents Peter Fortuna: A Tenderloin Story, an abbreviated retrospective featuring the photography and ephemera of Peter Fortuna. On view will be a collaged selection of original photographs, magazine tearsheets, correspondence, and digital photographs by Peter Fortuna spanning 1970-1998. Join them at Tenderloin Museum on July ...
Outdoor Waterfront Movie Night: “Raiders of the Lost Ark” | Jack London Square
Thursday, July 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Outdoor Waterfront Movie Night:

Cozy up on the waterfront this summer with free outdoor screenings of hit movies, as part of Jack London Square’s hit Waterfront Flicks series. From date night to family flick night, moviegoers can start their evenings early with dinner at one of Jack London Square’s ...

Friday, July 7

Pro Beach Volleyball Tournament: AVP San Francisco Open | Piers 30-32
Pro Beach Volleyball Tournament: AVP San Francisco Open | Piers 30-32

The Mens & Womens AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour will make its return to San Francisco. One of four tournaments held in the state of California, the San Francisco event is unlike the other three. As opposed to the deep sands on the natural beaches in ...

The Sound 2017: Nationwide Jesus Festival | McLaren Park
Friday, July 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Jerry Garcia Amphitheatre (McLaren Park)
The Sound 2017: Nationwide Jesus Festival | McLaren Park
In the summer of 2017 get ready for a nation-wide Jesus Festival. 50 years from the very place of the counter-cultural revolution in 1967, there will be a releasing the sound of worship and declare a new day for America. Jubilee, every 50 years, means ...
Body Percussion Performance With The Crosspulse Ensemble | Yerba Buena Gardens
Friday, July 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)
Body Percussion Performance With The Crosspulse Ensemble | Yerba Buena Gardens
Using finger snaps, tight slaps, chest thumps, foot drags, hand rubs and percussive dance steps, Crosspulse performances are designed to enchant children with an international array of rhythms, instruments and obscure musical practices. With five extraordinary artists versed in body percussion and a diverse array of ...
Win Tix: Bay Area Night Market | Newark
Friday, July 7 – 4:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Newpark Mall
The 2nd Annual Bay Area Night Market celebrates the vibrant and diverse communities of the Bay Area through cultural food, art, and handmade goods. From tacos to boba, enjoy over 25 cultural food vendors plus handmade goods, karaoke, an arcade and a kid’s zone. > Get ...
Clover Sonoma’s Free Organic Milk & Churro Crisps | Civic Center
Friday, July 7 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Clover Sonoma Milk Tasting Room Pop-up
Clover Sonoma's Free Organic Milk & Churro Crisps | Civic Center

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 ...

Jewelry on the Square | Redwood City
Friday, July 7 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Jewelry on the Square | Redwood City

Art on the Square features the best in fine arts and crafts each month between June and August at Courthouse Square in downtown Redwood City. Art on the Square showcases original painting, photography, jewelry, glass, ceramics, and more, with prices for every budget. Art on the ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, July 7 – 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 ...

$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills
Friday, July 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*From 6-10pm enjoy $5 admission to the Center. There is no pre-registration for First Fridays.
| Chabot Space & Science Center
$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills

Enjoy $5 admission to the Chabot Space & Science Center in the Oakland Hills every First Friday of the month from 6-10 pm. $5 admission includes unlimited access to everything from laser and planetarium shows to Night Hikes and Star Stories. Regularly admission is $18 ...

Asian Cultural Center First Fridays: Art, Performance & Games | Oakland
Friday, July 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are greatly appreciated.
| Oakland Asian Cultural Center
Asian Cultural Center First Fridays: Art, Performance & Games | Oakland

Come out for a night of fun and creativity as the Oakland Asian Cultural Center hosts First Fridays, an evening of art, performance, workshops and games every first Friday of the month. The OACC builds vibrant communities through Asian and Pacific Islander American (APIA) arts and culture programs ...

Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk
Friday, July 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Broadway/Telegraph
Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk

Oakland Art Murmur is a group of nearly 30 galleries in Oakland that have coordinated openings on the first Friday of every month. Oakland Art Murmur presents a free monthly evening art walk, known as the ‘Art Murmur’, when visual arts venues are collectively open to ...

North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF
Friday, July 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | North Beach
North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF

On the first Friday of every month, over a dozen North Beach galleries, museums, bars, and restaurants stay open late for a self-guided First Fridays Art Crawl with special events to showcase the ever-growing collections of art and entertainment that diversify North Beach. First Fridays Art Crawl ...

HeART is Oakland: A Benefit Exhibition & Silent Auction | Oakland
Friday, July 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Classic Cars West
HeART is Oakland: A Benefit Exhibition & Silent Auction | Oakland
Come and witness an art exhibit & silent auction in tribute to the creative souls lost in the Ghost Ship tragedy, and in celebration of the artists who make Oakland’s heart beat. This is an open event where Bay Area artists will show their talent and raise awareness ...
“Bad Axe Throwing” Open House | Daly City
Friday, July 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Silver Dragon Kung Fu
Bad Axe Throwing San Francisco is finally here. Experience the thrill of urban axe throwing, for free. They’re opening up their doors for the amazing people of San Francisco and surrounding areas to come and see what all this axe throwing awesomeness is all about. Walk in ...