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Thursday, July 28

2016 SF Jewish Film Festival Free Film Day | Palo Alto
Thursday, July 28 – 1:50 pm | Cost: FREE | CineArts (Palo Alto)
2016 SF Jewish Film Festival Free Film Day | Palo Alto
Streit’s: Matzo and the American Dream Just as its iconic pink box has graced the Passover seder tables of generations of American Jews, so, too, Streit’s matzo factory has stood for some 80 years on the Lower East Side’s Rivington Street, in an industrial building created ...
Adventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Campbell
Thursday, July 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Road Runner Sports (Campbell)
Adventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Campbell

Adventure Run is a free, 60-minute scavenger-like fun run filled with hundreds of friends, giveaways, raffle prizes, music and even a beer garden on the 4th Thursday of the month at the Campbell Road Runner store. Free, but an RSVP is required. Your Adventure starts ...

SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2016: Sun Hop Fat | Palo Alto
Thursday, July 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2016: Sun Hop Fat | Palo Alto

Enjoy 10 weeks of rhythm and blues as Summer Jazz, an annual tradition in Palo Alto, celebrates its 30th Anniversary at Stanford Shopping Center. A free outdoor concert series, Summer Jazz is produced by SFJAZZ and showcases a variety of jazz musicians and all-stars performing ...

Friday, July 29

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, July 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Devil's Canyon Brewing Company
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos

Enjoy a family friendly, admission-free evening of live music, rotating food trucks and an award winning selection of sustainable handcrafted beer and root beer. There’s free admission, two live bands, and three food trucks. Kids and well behaved dogs are welcome. One dollar from each ...

2016 Summer “90s Alternative” Concert in the Park | Foster City
Friday, July 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Leo J. Ryan Park
2016 Summer

Join the Foster City community for free summer concerts overlooking the water in Leo Ryan Park from 6-8 pm, every Friday from July to August 2016. Don’t forget to bring your friends, a picnic, and your dancing shoes.  2016 Foster City Summer Concert Schedule July 15th ...

Movies in the Park: “Minions” | Burlingame
Friday, July 29 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Snacks available for purchase.
| Washington Park (Burlingame)
Movies in the Park:

Enjoy a fun night out with family or friends watching a great movie under the stars on their 30′ inflatable movie screen. The Movies in the Park series is brought to you by the Burlingame Parks and Recreation Department and Putnam Subaru. All movies begin at ...

Monday, August 1

First Day to RSVP: Smithsonian’s 12th Annual Free Museum Day | 2016
Monday, August 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Museum ticket required from http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/
| San Francisco Bay Area
First Day to RSVP: Smithsonian's 12th Annual Free Museum Day | 2016

Participating museums and cultural institutions nationwide will open their doors free of charge to all visitors during Smithsonian Magazine’s 12th annual Museum Day. Register for a free Museum Day tickets starting on August 1, 2016. 2016 Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Saturday, September 24, 2016 Participating Bay ...

Thursday, August 4

Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame
Thursday, August 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Burlingame Museum of Pez
Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame

The first Thursday of every month is free admission to the Pez Museum in Burlingame, a mini-museum where you can find over 500 pez dispensers from the past 80 years. See the world’s largest pez dispenser and a rare Pez, worth about $5,000, a Mr ...

SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2016: Jacqui Sutton’s Frontier Jazz Trio | Palo Alto
Thursday, August 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2016: Jacqui Sutton's Frontier Jazz Trio | Palo Alto

Enjoy 10 weeks of rhythm and blues as Summer Jazz, an annual tradition in Palo Alto, celebrates its 30th Anniversary at Stanford Shopping Center. A free outdoor concert series, Summer Jazz is produced by SFJAZZ and showcases a variety of jazz musicians and all-stars performing ...

Friday, August 5

Concerts on the Plaza | Mountain View
Friday, August 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza (Mountain View)
Concerts on the Plaza | Mountain View

Grab your friends and neighbors and bring your blanket or lawn chair down to the Civic Center Plaza for Concerts on the Plaza, a monthly live music series will take place on the first Friday of the month April through September from 6-7:30 pm. In addition to the music, ...

2016 Summer “R&B/Funk/Old School” Concert in the Park | Foster City
Friday, August 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Leo J. Ryan Park
2016 Summer

Join the Foster City community for free summer concerts overlooking the water in Leo Ryan Park from 6-8 pm, every Friday from July to August 2016. Don’t forget to bring your friends, a picnic, and your dancing shoes.  2016 Foster City Summer Concert Schedule July 15th ...

Saturday, August 6

21st Annual Aloha Festival: Saturday | San Mateo
Saturday, August 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free festival, but parking is $10 (cash only).
| San Mateo Event Center
21st Annual Aloha Festival: Saturday | San Mateo

Get a feel for the islands at the 2016 Aloha Festival with music, dance, food, and culture from Hawaii, Tahiti, Samoa, and all over the Pacific. The Pacific Islanders of the San Francisco Bay Area offer their talents in music and dance during this free ...

Sunday, August 7

21st Annual Aloha Festival: Sunday | San Mateo
Sunday, August 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free festival, but parking is $10 (cash only).
| San Mateo Event Center
21st Annual Aloha Festival: Sunday | San Mateo

Get a feel for the islands at the 2016 Aloha Festival with music, dance, food, and culture from Hawaii, Tahiti, Samoa, and all over the Pacific. The Pacific Islanders of the San Francisco Bay Area offer their talents in music and dance during this free ...

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, August 7 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo Japanese American Center
Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo

San Mateo Kabuki Club is a well-established group that holds classes on the first Sunday of every month, focusing on Kabuki performances on film. Classes are open to the public. The group is led by two very passionate and knowledgeable experts on Kabuki. Films are ...

Wednesday, August 10

The Final “$1 Movie Day” of 2016 | Cinemark’s Summer Movie Clubhouse
Wednesday, August 10 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*10 movies for $5 in advance, or $1 per movie day of show
| CineArts at The Empire
The Final

From June through August, Bay Area Cinemark/Century Theaters host 10 weeks of fun films for families and kids for just $5 (that’s 50 cents a movie) if purchased in advance – or $1 per film at the box office. All films are either rated G or PG. ...

49ers Training Camp Open Practice 2016 | Kezar Stadium
49ers Training Camp Open Practice 2016 | Kezar Stadium

The San Francisco 49ers will begin the celebration of its 70th anniversary by returning to its roots at Kezar Stadium in San Francisco on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, for a team practice and youth football exhibition. The team’s first practice at Kezar Stadium since 2004 ...

Thursday, August 11

SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2016: Orquesta la Modern Tradición | Palo Alto
Thursday, August 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2016: Orquesta la Modern Tradición | Palo Alto

Enjoy 10 weeks of rhythm and blues as Summer Jazz, an annual tradition in Palo Alto, celebrates its 30th Anniversary at Stanford Shopping Center. A free outdoor concert series, Summer Jazz is produced by SFJAZZ and showcases a variety of jazz musicians and all-stars performing ...

Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula
Thursday, August 11 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Hop Dogma Brewing Company
Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula

Every second Thursday of the month, Comedy Sharks standup night features some of the Bay Area’s best comedians. Come on out and enjoy some laughs with your neighbors, hosted by Phil Griffiths & Hop Dogma Brewing Company. The show starts at 7:30 pm; seating is limited, ...

Friday, August 12

2016 Summer “Pop/Rock” Concert in the Park | Foster City
Friday, August 12 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Leo J. Ryan Park
2016 Summer

Join the Foster City community for free summer concerts overlooking the water in Leo Ryan Park from 6-8 pm, every Friday from July to August 2016. Don’t forget to bring your friends, a picnic, and your dancing shoes.  2016 Foster City Summer Concert Schedule July 15th ...

Thursday, August 18

Lego Lunchtime Build-a-thon | Mountain View
Thursday, August 18 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Public Library
Lego Lunchtime Build-a-thon | Mountain View
Please note, this event is now for all ages and ends at 1:30 pm.
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2016: Joomanji | Palo Alto
Thursday, August 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2016: Joomanji | Palo Alto

Enjoy 10 weeks of rhythm and blues as Summer Jazz, an annual tradition in Palo Alto, celebrates its 30th Anniversary at Stanford Shopping Center. A free outdoor concert series, Summer Jazz is produced by SFJAZZ and showcases a variety of jazz musicians and all-stars performing ...

Friday, August 19

2016 Summer Concert Series Final Show | Foster City
Friday, August 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Leo J. Ryan Park
2016 Summer Concert Series Final Show | Foster City

Join the Foster City community for free summer concerts overlooking the water in Leo Ryan Park from 6-8 pm, every Friday from July to August 2016. Don’t forget to bring your friends, a picnic, and your dancing shoes.  2016 Foster City Summer Concert Schedule July 15th ...

Saturday, August 20

Drop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View
Saturday, August 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Public Library
Drop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View

Come get your bike fixed and learn a few things from professional bike mechanic Ryan Murphy who will be available for advice and help with you bike at the Mountain View Library every third Saturday from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Use their tools to work ...

Sunday, August 21

“Kidchella 2016” Kids Summer Music Festival: Alison Faith Levy | Redwood City
Sunday, August 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square

For three summer Sundays each year, kindie (that’s kid indie) rock artist Andy-Z will be the Master of Music and Play by bringing his high energy to Courthouse Square in Redwood City. Kids can rock out and dance in a safe and fun environment and enjoy live ...

Thursday, August 25

Adventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Campbell
Thursday, August 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Road Runner Sports (Campbell)
Adventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Campbell

Adventure Run is a free, 60-minute scavenger-like fun run filled with hundreds of friends, giveaways, raffle prizes, music and even a beer garden on the 4th Thursday of the month at the Campbell Road Runner store. Free, but an RSVP is required. Your Adventure starts ...

SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2016: Gaucho | Palo Alto
Thursday, August 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2016: Gaucho | Palo Alto

Enjoy 10 weeks of rhythm and blues as Summer Jazz, an annual tradition in Palo Alto, celebrates its 30th Anniversary at Stanford Shopping Center. A free outdoor concert series, Summer Jazz is produced by SFJAZZ and showcases a variety of jazz musicians and all-stars performing ...

Friday, August 26

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Devil's Canyon Brewing Company
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos

Enjoy a family friendly, admission-free evening of live music, rotating food trucks and an award winning selection of sustainable handcrafted beer and root beer. There’s free admission, two live bands, and three food trucks. Kids and well behaved dogs are welcome. One dollar from each ...

Art on the Square | Redwood City
Friday, August 26 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Art 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. Complementing Music on the Square and the PAL Blues, Art, and BBQ Festival, Art on the Square showcases original painting, photography, ...

Movies in the Park: “Inside Out” | Burlingame
Friday, August 26 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Snacks available for purchase.
| Washington Park (Burlingame)
Movies in the Park:

Enjoy a fun night out with family or friends watching a great movie under the stars on their 30′ inflatable movie screen. The Movies in the Park series is brought to you by the Burlingame Parks and Recreation Department and Putnam Subaru. All movies begin at ...

Thursday, September 1

Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame
Thursday, September 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Burlingame Museum of Pez
Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame

The first Thursday of every month is free admission to the Pez Museum in Burlingame, a mini-museum where you can find over 500 pez dispensers from the past 80 years. See the world’s largest pez dispenser and a rare Pez, worth about $5,000, a Mr ...