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Tuesday, June 12

“Lagunitas Live”: RSVPs Open for Free Lyrics Born Concert | Petaluma
Tuesday, June 12 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery
"Lagunitas Live": RSVPs Open for Free Lyrics Born Concert | Petaluma

Lagunitas Brewery in Petaluma presents a free live summer concert series featuring some amazing bands in their LaguMiniAmphitheaterette that would normally play big venues in San Francisco. Show are free, but tickets are required for each show. You’ll want to grab them quick as these shows will definitely ...

Live at Lagunitas: Fantastic Negrito | Petaluma
Tuesday, June 12 – 4:20 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery
Live at Lagunitas: Fantastic Negrito | Petaluma

Lagunitas Brewery in Petaluma presents a free live summer concert series featuring some amazing bands in their LaguMiniAmphitheaterette that would normally play big venues in San Francisco. Show are free, but tickets are required for each show. You’ll want to grab them quick as these shows will definitely ...

Wine & Movie Night: Roman Holiday | Top of the Mark
Wine & Movie Night: Roman Holiday | Top of the Mark

Wind down every Tuesday night during the summer of 2018 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 ...

Wednesday, June 13

Yarn Tree Wrapping: SF’s Afternoon Art Break | Asian Art Museum
Wednesday, June 13 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free outside the Asian Art Museum at larkin and fulton
| Asian Art Museum
Yarn Tree Wrapping: SF's Afternoon Art Break | Asian Art Museum

Stop by the Asian Art Museum’s Village Artist Corner (outside at the corner of Larkin & Fulton) every second Wednesday of the month to engage in Yarn Wrapping. Pick Me Up Art Every Second Wednesday through June 2018 | 1-3 pm Asian Art Museum’s Village ...

Win Tix: Art Battle Returns to San Francisco | The Great Northern
Wednesday, June 13 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Great Northern
Art Battle is an international live painting tournament. Artists have 20 minutes to take their canvases from blank to beautiful and the audience votes to determine the winner. Get Tickets – $20 It’s always new, it’s always fun. We hope to see you there for this very inspiring ...
Win Tix: Legendary: Dirty Dozen Brass Band | The Independent
Wednesday, June 13 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Independent
Celebrating 40 years since their founding in 1977, New Orleans-based Dirty Dozen Brass Band has taken the traditional foundation of brass band music and incorporated it into a blend of genres including Bebop Jazz, Funk and R&B/Soul. > Get Tickets – $25 This unique sound, described by ...

Thursday, June 14

“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF
Thursday, June 14 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Main Post Lawn
"Presidio Twilight" Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF

Presidio Twilight is back for its fifth season, and it’s better than ever. This year, San Francisco’s largest campfire features a delicious selection of international cuisine from a stellar lineup of local vendors from 5-9 pm every Thursday from mid-May to September. Off the Grid ...

Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, June 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Theatre
Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre

The Orinda Theatre hosts a free movie night at 6:30 pm on every second Thursday of the month. Every month showcases a new interesting classic title and sometimes you can catch special guest appearances by actors and film makers. Bring some cash for popcorn and enjoy the show. ...

SF’s Amazing “Tender” Outdoor Vertical Dance Show | Tenderloin
Thursday, June 14 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Cadillac Hotel
SF's Amazing "Tender" Outdoor Vertical Dance Show | Tenderloin

In partnership with the Tenderloin Museum, Flyaway Productions presents the world premiere of Tender (n.): A Person Who Takes Charge, a site-specific aerial dance celebrating 100 years of “outcast activism” in the Tenderloin. Tender runs June 7 – 16, 2018 at the Cadillac Hotel, located ...

Friday, June 15

2018 Alameda County Fair $1 Day & $1 Rides | Opening Day
Friday, June 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: $1*
*$1 admission and $1 rides until 5 pm
| Alameda County Fair
2018 Alameda County Fair $1 Day & $1 Rides | Opening Day
The 2018 Alameda County Fair opening day offering $1 admission and $1 rides that the whole family will enjoy until 5 pm.
Parangal Dance Company: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Friday, June 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)
Parangal Dance Company: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Parangal Dance Company is a Filipino folk dance group dedicated to preserving and promoting the ethnic attire, music and dance of the Philippines through research, workshops and performances. With its disparate array of dances, this program reflects the diversity of the archipelago. From Kalinga Province, ...
Outdoor Vertical Dance Show on Cadillac Hotel | SF
Friday, June 15 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Cadillac Hotel
Outdoor Vertical Dance Show on Cadillac Hotel | SF

In partnership with the Tenderloin Museum, Flyaway Productions presents the world premiere of Tender (n.): A Person Who Takes Charge, a site-specific aerial dance celebrating 100 years of “outcast activism” in the Tenderloin. Tender runs June 7 – 16, 2018 at the Cadillac Hotel, located ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party & Beer Garden | Fort Mason
Friday, June 15 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center
"Off the Grid" Friday Night Food Truck Party & Beer Garden | Fort Mason

More than 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands and DJs 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 ...

2018 Beach Boardwalk Concert Series Kickoff: Berlin starring Terri Nunn | Santa Cruz
Friday, June 15 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
2018 Beach Boardwalk Concert Series Kickoff: Berlin starring Terri Nunn | 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 15 ...

“Dancing Under the Stars” Polynesian | Jack London Square
Friday, June 15 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
"Dancing Under the Stars" Polynesian | Jack London Square

From experienced dancers to newbies, everyone is invited to an evening of rhythm, grooving and Dancing Under the Stars. Dancers will kick-up their heels and pack Jack London Square for free dance lessons. 2018 Dancing Under The Stars Fridays, Summer 2018 | 7:30 pm Jack ...

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, June 15 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
San Jose Bike Party

  San Jose Bike Party is a place to ride bikes, make friends, and have a good time every third Friday of each month at 8 pm. San Jose is the largest city in Northern California, but they are hidden in the suburban sprawl. It’s ...

Chillarious: Free Comedy & Wine in a Mattress Shop | Berkeley
Friday, June 15 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Savvy Rest Natural Bedroom
Chillarious: Free Comedy & Wine in a Mattress Shop | Berkeley

Chillarious is the only comedy showcase where you can enjoy the Bay Area’s best comedic talent while lounging luxuriously on the Bay Area’s most comfortable organic mattresses and pillows. Admission is free and some free drinks will be provided, but you can also BYOB. Please, ...

SF’s Amazing Outdoor Vertical Dance Show | Tenderloin
Friday, June 15 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Cadillac Hotel
SF's Amazing Outdoor Vertical Dance Show | Tenderloin

In partnership with the Tenderloin Museum, Flyaway Productions presents the world premiere of Tender (n.): A Person Who Takes Charge, a site-specific aerial dance celebrating 100 years of “outcast activism” in the Tenderloin. Tender runs June 7 – 16, 2018 at the Cadillac Hotel, located ...

Free A’s Post-Game Dinosaur Themed Fireworks Show | Oakland
Friday, June 15 – 9:35 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch the fireworks outside of the Coliseum.
| Oakland Coliseum
Free A’s Post-Game Dinosaur Themed Fireworks Show | Oakland

As soon as the A’s game is over, make sure you’re near the Coliseum to enjoy a spectacular fireworks display over the stadium following the game outside the ballpark approximately three hours after the game starts, whether the A’s win or lose. Sit in awe on the ...

Saturday, June 16

2018 North Beach Festival | Saturday
Saturday, June 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | North Beach
2018 North Beach Festival | Saturday

Considered one of the country’s original outdoor festivals, the North Beach Festival celebrates its 63rd anniversary in historic North Beach. 2018 North Beach Festival Saturday & Sunday, June 16-17, 2018 | 10 am to 6 pm Grant Avenue and Columbus Avenue, San Francisco FREE with RSVP The festival site ...

2018 Juneteenth Parade & Festival | Fillmore Dist.
Saturday, June 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore District
2018 Juneteenth Parade & Festival | Fillmore Dist.

The 68th Annual San Francisco Juneteenth Festival is the largest gathering of African-Americans in Northern California. It is a popular event among the more than 440,000 black households in the Bay Area because of its historical significance to the community. 2018 Juneteenth Parade & Festival Saturday, ...

2018 Corgi Con: 800+ Corgis, & Costume Contest | Ocean Beach
Saturday, June 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach (Below Cliff House)
2018 Corgi Con: 800+ Corgis, & Costume Contest | Ocean Beach
The NorCal Corgi Con is a wonderfully bizarre beach day bash for dogs (and their pawrents) that brings together hundreds of enthusiastic Corgis, their owners and wannabes too on Ocean Beach in San FranCorgsco. Between Stairwell 2 and 5. This is a new location, same beach but closer ...
Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, June 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake
Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park

Observe the magnificent Great Blue Herons and their brand new chicks using spotting scopes, as naturalists show you these magnificent birds and explain their behavior over nine Saturdays during the spring nesting season in April, May and June. These exciting 4′ tall birds with 6′ wingspans fly in and ...

Volunteer at SF Botanical Garden: Guided Info Walking Tour | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, June 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| San Francisco County Fair Building
Volunteer at SF Botanical Garden: Guided Info Walking Tour | Golden Gate Park

Volunteers contribute more than 40,000 hours of service to the Garden each year, supporting horticulture, leading children’s walks and public tours, propagating plants, and so much more. If you’re interested in getting involved, join in for a one-hour walking tour of the Garden and learn ...

Peet’s Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF
Peet's Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF

Like wine, there are so many varieties of coffee that tasting them all can be somewhat overwhelming. Guided Tastings allow you to experience the flavor characteristics of a particular coffee and compare it to another coffee from the same or different growing region or processing ...

2018 Presidio Kite Festival | SF
2018 Presidio Kite Festival | SF
Let your imagination soar at this colorful, family-friendly festival featuring all things kite happening at the Presidio Main Parade Ground. Presidio Kite Expo Saturday, June 16, 2018 | Noon to 5 pm Main Parade Ground, The Presidio, SF FREE – an RSVP is appreciated, but not required. (Free kites are available on ...
Betsayda Machado y La Parranda El Clavo: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Saturday, June 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Betsayda Machado y La Parranda El Clavo: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
While Venezuela’s devastating political crisis continues to deepen, it’s important to remember the country’s extraordinarily rich culture, an intricate skein of musical traditions embodied by this double bill. A rising force on the world stage, powerhouse Afro-Venezuelan vocalist Betsayda Machado y La Parranda El Clavo ...
2018 Summer Solstice Celebration | Berkeley
Saturday, June 16 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Live Oak Park
2018 Summer Solstice Celebration | Berkeley
Join  the weekend prior to Summer Solstice for a community ritual, picnic, and BBQ. The ritual will be at Live Oak Park in North Berkeley, where they have reserved a BBQ area. 2018 Summer Solstice Celebration Saturday, June 16, 2016 | 4 pm to 7 pm Live Oak Berkeley, ...
Flyaway’s Amazing Outdoor Vertical Dance Show: Final Night | SF
Saturday, June 16 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Cadillac Hotel
Flyaway's Amazing Outdoor Vertical Dance Show: Final Night | SF

In partnership with the Tenderloin Museum, Flyaway Productions presents the world premiere of Tender (n.): A Person Who Takes Charge, a site-specific aerial dance celebrating 100 years of “outcast activism” in the Tenderloin. Tender runs June 7 – 16, 2018 at the Cadillac Hotel, located ...

Win Tix: Har Mar Superstar sings Sam Cooke | Great American Music Hall
Saturday, June 16 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Great American Music Hall
Due to amazing and overwhelming demand, we’ve decided to take this show on the road. It’s an evening of celebrating the pop & love songs of my favorite singer & songwriter, Sam Cooke. > Get Tickets – $17 My band and I will also do a set of my ...