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Friday, June 10

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, June 10 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (East Bay)
East Bay Bike Party

The East Bay Bike Party is a monthly mobile party for riders of all ages, experience levels, and bike types, to meet, ride, and play together in the streets on the second Friday of the month with upwards of 400 riders usually meeting at an East ...

Sad Comedy & Free Soup: Music & Comedy Night | Oakland
Friday, June 10 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP is required for free admission
| Sycamore Co-Op
Sad Comedy & Free Soup: Music & Comedy Night | Oakland

Sad Comedy is Oakland’s DIY comedy show that features a lineup of some of the Bay Area’s best comedians, a new musical act every month, and a hearty helping of free, vegan homemade soup for every audience member. Free, but an RSVP to sadcomedyrsvp@gmail.com is required. Doors at ...

Saturday, June 11

2016 North Beach Festival | Saturday
Saturday, June 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | North Beach
2016 North Beach Festival | Saturday

Considered one of the country’s original outdoor festivals, the North Beach Festival celebrates its 62nd anniversary in historic North Beach. 2016 North Beach Festival Saturday & Sunday, June 11-12, 2016 | 10 am to 6 pm Grant Avenue and Columbus Avenue, San Francisco FREE The festival site includes numerous quaint ...

“Jack of All Trades” Indie Craft & Antique Market | Jack London Square
Saturday, June 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Brought to you by the same people who produce the Treasure Island Flea, the Jack of All Trades Market features a curated mix of nearly 100 local makers, indie designers, antiquers, collectors, artists, start-ups and more. In addition to shopping for one-of-a-kind items, there are food and craft beers ...

Embodiment Project: Street Dance, Poetry, Live Song & Documentary Theater | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, June 11 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Embodiment Project: Street Dance, Poetry, Live Song & Documentary Theater | Yerba Buena Gardens
An emotionally charged production interweaving street dance, poetry, live song, and documentary theater, Embodiment Project’s bracing Chalk Outlines confronts lives unjustly lost by people of color due to state violence. Featuring all original music by Valerie Troutt performed live by her vocal ensemble MoonCandy, Chalk Outlines ...

Sunday, June 12

2016 North Beach Festival | Sunday
Sunday, June 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | North Beach
2016 North Beach Festival | Sunday

Considered one of the country’s original outdoor festivals, the North Beach Festival celebrates its 62nd anniversary in historic North Beach. 2016 North Beach Festival Saturday & Sunday, June 11-12, 2016 | 10 am to 6 pm Grant Avenue and Columbus Avenue, San Francisco FREE The festival site includes numerous quaint ...

Sweatin’ to the ’80s: Throwback Outdoor Fitness Class | SF
Sunday, June 12 – 10:30 am | Cost: $1*
*Donation based, but an RSVP is required. 18 & up.
| Secret Location (SF)
Sweatin' to the '80s: Throwback Outdoor Fitness Class | SF

Grab your leotards, leg warmers and sweatbands and join a fun-filled, sexified fitness class that pays tribute to the days of Fonda and Simmons. It’s an ’80s throwback. Expect to sweat, laugh, and double dutch as you rock your best ’80s gear. Small hand weights are ...

“Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Great Highway
Sunday, June 12 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Lincoln & Great Highway

Sunday Streets (April – November 2016) is San Francisco’s official block party – a sorta-monthly roving neighborhood celebration and five hour street party where the streets are closed to vehicles, so pedestrians, roller skaters, bicyclists, yogis, and everyone except for cars can take over the streets for an ...

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, June 12 – 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. Get ready for yummy offerings available for purchase from San Francisco’s favorite eateries and food trucks, a lively atmosphere and ...

Monday, June 13

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, June 13 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.

Cyberpunk Cinema, by Thrillhouse Records, presents cyberpunk movie classics at The Knockout in the Mission every second Monday of the month from 6:30-9 pm. They’ll show one episode of Cowboy Bebop at 6:30 pm, followed by the feature film. Use #cyberpunkcinema during the event to share ...

Oakland A’s v. Rangers | $5 Game Night
Monday, June 13 – 7:05 pm | Cost: $5*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum
Oakland A's v. Rangers | $5 Game Night

Oakland A’s single game tickets are on sale and there are $5 tickets to select home games available thanks to BARTable. Tickets are good for the sorta crappy seats in the Plaza Reserved sections, but hey, ya get what ya pay for. Tickets will be available online only. These ...

Tuesday, June 14

Free Admission Day | San Francisco Botanical Garden
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 ...

Poetry Readings & Reggae Music On Your Lunch Break | Yerba Buena Gardens
Tuesday, June 14 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Jessie Square, Yerba Buena Gardens
Poetry Readings & Reggae Music On Your Lunch Break | Yerba Buena Gardens
Lines and lyrics from Litquake Nation. Enjoy line breaks during your lunch break, as some of the Bay Area’s best poets and musicians share their work in the great outdoors. Your poets for the day: Mộng-Lan Muqdad Majeed Lisa Gluskin Brian Tierney Musical guest: Today’s performance features Rafael Bustamante Sarria and Marlon ...

Wednesday, June 15

SF’s Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Shuttle | Haight
Wednesday, June 15 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
| All Over San Francisco
SF's Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Shuttle | Haight

The San Francisco Brewers Guild , an organization made up of 26 breweries in the area, has created the city’s first free, hop-on-hop-off “Drink SF Beer Shuttle,” showcasing neighborhood breweries as a permanent companion to its monthly Meet the Brewers nights. The fun kicks off with ...

Thursday, June 16

“Off The Grid” Twilight Campfire Party | Presidio
Thursday, June 16 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Main Post Lawn

Cozy up with Off the Grid at “Twilight at the Presidio” – 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 ...

Friday, June 17

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, June 17 – 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 time ...

That ’80s Show: The Ultimate ’80s Dance Party | SF
Friday, June 17 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, $5 after. 21+
| Neck Of The Woods
That '80s Show: The Ultimate '80s Dance Party | SF

That ’80s Show is the ultimate ’80s party. Every 3rd Friday of the month DJ Dave Paul breaks down the ’80s and reconstructs the decade at Neck of the Woods. Bust out your retro gear be it new wave, punk or hip-hop and come have some ...

Saturday, June 18

The Brass Convergence: Hip-Hop and Live Jazz Ensemble | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, June 18 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, with Facebook RSVP
| Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
The Brass Convergence: Hip-Hop and Live Jazz Ensemble | Yerba Buena Gardens
The latest epic project from the fecund musical imagination of Jazz Mafia godfather Adam Theis, The Brass Convergence fulfills a long-time dream of the Bay Area’s essential bandleader, composer, and multi-instrumentalist. Looking to enhance the sense of community amongst the region’s various brass aggregations, he’s engineered ...
Jazz Mafia With The Brass Convergence | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, June 18 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Jazz Mafia With The Brass Convergence | Yerba Buena Gardens
The latest epic project from the fecund musical imagination of Jazz Mafia godfather Adam Theis, The Brass Convergence fulfills a long-time dream of the Bay Area’s essential bandleader, composer, and multi-instrumentalist. Looking to enhance the sense of community amongst the region’s various brass aggregations, he’s engineered ...
“Netflix & Chill” Open Air Movie Festival | Dolores Park
Saturday, June 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
Is this real? Would Netflix allow this? Would Dolores Park let 3,000 f*ck under blankets in the park? Something smells fishy to us, but 3,000 have already RSVPd on Facebook so we through we’d post and let you decide. Spotted presents the first “Netflix & Chill” Open Air ...
“Critical Hit” Comedy Show, Free Pizza & Free Candy | Oakland
Saturday, June 18 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Admission is $5, and you'll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy
| It's Your Move Game Store

The boys of Critical Hit bring stand-up comedy to Oakland’s It’s Your Move game store for monthly shows happening every first Saturday and third of the month. Admission is $5, and you’ll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy from some of ...

Sunday, June 19

Annual Native Contemporary Arts Festival | Yerba Buena Gardens
Sunday, June 19 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Annual Native Contemporary Arts Festival  | Yerba Buena Gardens
A beloved Father’s Day tradition celebrating the creativity of North America’s indigenous peoples, the 19th Annual Native Contemporary Arts Festival showcases a diverse program of Native music, dance, spoken word performances and crafts. The family-friendly festival opens and closes with sacred invocations by songstress L Frank ...
Stern Grove Festival 2016 Kick-Off: Janelle Monáe | SF
Sunday, June 19 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated
| Stern Grove
Stern Grove Festival 2016 Kick-Off: Janelle Monáe | SF
To celebrate opening day of the 79th Season, Stern Grove Festival presents The Big Picnic starring stylish and soulful Grammy-nominated singer  Janelle Monáe. Local soul and funk band Midtown Social open.

Thursday, June 23

Classic Arias Concert with Jenny Lind | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, June 23 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Classic Arias Concert with Jenny Lind | Yerba Buena Gardens
A beloved and long-running Yerba Buena Gardens Festival tradition, the annual Jenny Lind Concert showcases the most extraordinary young sopranos from Sweden. This year’s program features mezzosoprano Karin Osbeck, the 2016 Jenny Lind Scholarship recipient awarded by the Royal Swedish Academy of Music. A student at the ...
“Los Compas” Dance With Style: Latin Dance Band | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, June 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, with Facebook RSVP
| Yerba Buena Gardens (Jessie Square)
Led by Miguel Govea, Los Compas is one of the Bay Area’s most popular and respected Latin dance bands. Embracing an array of styles, including salsa, cumbia and merengue, the group delivers hi-octane Afro-Caribbean soul with a flourish of brass and percussion. Los Compas earned a ...

Friday, June 24

“Circus Bella” Your Favorite One Ring Circus | Yerba Buena Gardens
Friday, June 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Circus Bella, San Francisco’s favorite one-ring circus, returns with Out of Line, an entirely new production conceived and directed by Bella-founders Abigail Munn and David Hunt. Set to original music by the ingenious composer/accordionist Rob Reich, who leads the stellar Circus Bella All-Star Band, the action-packed ...

Saturday, June 25

22nd Annual Surf City Classic: Woodies on the Wharf | Santa Cruz
Saturday, June 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Wharf
22nd Annual Surf City Classic: Woodies on the Wharf | Santa Cruz
I bought a ’30 Ford wagon and we call it a woody (Surf City, here we come) You know it’s not very cherry, it’s an oldie but a goody (Surf City, here we come) – Jan & Dean Come to Santa Cruz and meet the Woodie, the ...
Circus Bella: Your Favorite One Ring Circus | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, June 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Circus Bella: Your Favorite One Ring Circus | Yerba Buena Gardens
Circus Bella, San Francisco’s favorite one-ring circus, returns with Out of Line!, an entirely new production conceived and directed by Bella-founders Abigail Munn and David Hunt (and commissioned by the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival). Set to original music by the ingenious composer/accordionist Rob Reich, who leads ...

Sunday, June 26

Wheel of Karaoke West: Standup Showcase & Karaoke Contest | SF
Sunday, June 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
Wheel of Karaoke West: Standup Showcase & Karaoke Contest | SF

Comedy show where first half is a standup showcase, second half is karaoke contest and roast. During the contest, comedians take turns singing with challenges while the other comics make fun of them. Afterwards there’s open karaoke for all.  

Friday, July 1

Caterpillar Puppets with a Master Puppeteer | Yerba Buena Gardens
Friday, July 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)
Caterpillar Puppets with a Master Puppeteer | Yerba Buena Gardens
Joe Leon’s Caterpillar Puppets don’t just entertain kids and parents. His eccentric menagerie draws audiences of all ages into seemingly familiar stories that take unexpected turns. Like his version of the Big Bad Wolf and the Three Little Bla-bla-blas, or the shy artist mouse Amadeus ...