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Saturday, July 30

2016 San Francisco Marathon Fitness Expo | Fort Mason
Saturday, July 30 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Center
2016 San Francisco Marathon Fitness Expo | Fort Mason

The San Francisco Marathon Health & Fitness Expo will offer runners, spectators and health and fitness enthusiasts alike a variety of activities and opportunities to enjoy the excitement of race weekend, get deals on the latest endurance gear, learn tips on getting the most out ...

Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, July 30 – All Day | Cost: FREE | County Fair Building
Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
The Vintage Paper Fair has one of the West Coast’s largest selection of postcards, trade cards, stereoviews, photography, labels, brochures, Victorian transportation, sports memorabilia, and all manner of curious, beautiful and interesting old paper. Please note, due to Outside Lands Music Festival, the date has been ...

Treasure Island Flea “Hawaii in July” Festival | SF
Saturday, July 30 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Great Lawn
Treasure Island Flea “Hawaii in July” Festival | SF
The Treasure Island Flea goes island-style for two days in July. First 500 each day get lei’d First 500 each day get a complimentary lei to jumpstart your Hawaii-July experience! Happy Hour 10am-11am After you’ve received free lei, head over to the TI Flea Tiki Bar for 2 ...
2016 Kidsfest “Under the Sea” Art Party: Crafts, Live Music & Fun Games | Oakland
Saturday, July 30 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | FLAX Art & Design (Oakland)
2016 Kidsfest
Join FLAX for their annual Kidsfest, a free day of discovery, imagination, and learning for children and their parents from 11 am to 2 pm on Saturday, July 30, 2016. The 2016 theme is Under the Sea. Costumes are encouraged, so bring your little diver, swimmer, sunfish, ...
2016 Flagging in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, July 30 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | National AIDS Memorial Grove
2016 Flagging in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Come enjoy the sun, music, flora, and friends in the beautiful National AIDS Memorial Grove. This event is open to all flow artists – fanning, flagging, poi, staff, hoopers and their supporters. Flags are available to use or you can just relax and take in the ...
Magic Meadow Pagan Harvest Ritual “Lammas 2016” | Golden Gate Park
Magic Meadow Pagan Harvest Ritual
Celebrate the Pagan Lammas ritual in the Magic Meadow of Golden Gate Park at 1 pm on Saturday, July 30, 2016. Please bring vegetarian food, and drinks to the ritual. In addition, please bring a cup for making toasts. 2016 Lammas Day Ritual Intention: With our hopes, our fears, and our ...
Campo Maldito: Darkly Comic Play About Gentrification | Tenderloin
Campo Maldito: Darkly Comic Play About Gentrification | Tenderloin

Angry ghosts are disrupting business at a tech startup in the Tenderloin district of San Francisco. When the young CEO hires a Santeria priest to purify the office, he gets more than he bargained for. A darkly comic fable about the cost of gentrification and ...

Mozart to Mendelssohn: Free Summer Symphony Concert | SF
Mozart to Mendelssohn: Free Summer Symphony Concert | SF
The Civic Symphony Association of San Francisco presents a summer concert by the Mozart to Mendelssohn Orchestra on Saturday, July 30, 2016. Admission is FREE and RSVPs are appreciated but not required. Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive early to ...
Campo Maldito: Darkly Comic Play About Gentrification | Tenderloin
Campo Maldito: Darkly Comic Play About Gentrification | Tenderloin

Angry ghosts are disrupting business at a tech startup in the Tenderloin district of San Francisco. When the young CEO hires a Santeria priest to purify the office, he gets more than he bargained for. A darkly comic fable about the cost of gentrification and ...

Sunday, July 31

The 2016 San Francisco Marathon | Best Viewing Locations
Sunday, July 31 – 5:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch and cheer
| Sports Basement (Presidio)
The 2016 San Francisco Marathon | Best Viewing Locations
See your favorite runner or cheer all of them on as they get closer to the finish line of the San Francisco Marathon on Sunday, July 31, 2016 which starts at (gulp) 5:30 am. The annual Health & Fitness Expo takes place on Friday and Saturday, ...
“Hawaii in July” Treasure Island Flea | SF
Sunday, July 31 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Great Lawn
“Hawaii in July” Treasure Island Flea | SF
The Treasure Island Flea goes island-style for two days in July. First 500 each day get lei’d First 500 each day get a complimentary lei to jumpstart your Hawaii-July experience! Happy Hour 10am-11am After you’ve received free lei, head over to the TI Flea Tiki Bar for 2 ...
2016 Kinky “Up Your Alley” Fair | SoMa
Sunday, July 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a donations are requested.
| Dore Alley
2016 Kinky
This is no indie hipster fair with hand-knit scarves and folk music… If rubber, sportswear, biker gear, skinheads, punks, or any variety of built, hairy men turns you on, then they’ve got it. In their own words, you won’t find a filthier event in the States. 2016 ...
Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, July 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | County Fair Building
Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Please note, due to Outside Lands Music Festival, the date has been moved to July 31st.
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, July 31 – 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 ...

The Great San Francisco Hike: 5 Year Anniversary | SF
Sunday, July 31 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Parnassus & Willard
The Great San Francisco Hike:  5 Year Anniversary | SF
Come celebrate the anniversary of the fantastic San Francisco group hikes led by Jill Katz with a challenging but casual 6 mile hike exploring some amazing peaks, and then celebrate with tasty beverages. The Great San Francisco Hike “Hike It Up” 5-Year Anniversary Sunday, July 31, 2016 | 1-4 pm Meeting ...
Free Golden Gate Park Band Sunday Concert | SF
Sunday, July 31 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Golden Gate Park Band Sunday Concert | SF

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 134th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm and are free and open to the public. All concerts feature music of specific ...

2016 Fiestas Fridas: Poetry Slam & Conga Drumming | Mission Dist.
Sunday, July 31 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | D'Maize Restaurant
2016 Fiestas Fridas: Poetry Slam & Conga Drumming | Mission Dist.

Celebrate the 109th birthday of Frida Kahlo and her love affair with San Francisco during a week of Fiestas Fridas taking place at locations throughout the Mission District. Oh and wear flowers in your hair. There will be a new documentary about Frida Kahlo from Mexico, a ...

“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, July 31 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room

Return of the Cypher (ROTC) is free live Hip-Hop show every Sunday at the Boom Boom Room that features an ever-changing lineup of artists and improvised sessions (know as “cyphers”) where beatboxers, emcees, and musicians collaborate in a spontaneous combustion of soulful skill. Every week, The ...

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 ...

“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, August 1 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
August 1 lineup: Liz Stone Krista Fatka Drew Harmon Nina Daniels Ben Feldman Dhaya Lakshminarayanan Hosted by Jane Harrison & Josef Anolin

Tuesday, August 2

de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 2 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| de Young Museum
de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

Founded in 1895 in Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum to showcase the museum’s priceless collections of American art from the 17th through the 20th centuries, and art of the native Americas, Africa, and the Pacific. Free Admission Day: ...

Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 2 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| Legion of Honor
Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

The Legion of Honor displays a collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an exquisite Beaux-Arts building in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Normally admission is $10 for adults, but on the first Tuesday of each month admission is free (special ...

Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day
Tuesday, August 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Conservatory of Flowers
Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day

Whether you’re a native San Franciscan, a visitor from the other side of the world, or a budding botanist, the Conservatory of Flowers offers an intimate, up-close experience with over 1,700 species of rare, exotic and endangered plants from more than 50 different countries. Opened ...

Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Contemporary Jewish Museum
Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

The Contemporary Jewish Museum engages audiences of all  backgrounds through dynamic exhibitions and programs that explore contemporary perspectives on Jewish culture, history, art, and ideas. And the architecture of the Museum itself is a work of art. Embracing a range of artistic disciplines and media, ...

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) is one of the Bay Area’s premier venues for adventurous art. A multidisciplinary art center, the YBCA features exhibitions, performance, film/video, and community engagement programs, along with rotating art exhibits with a focus on contemporary and emerging art ...

It’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight
Tuesday, August 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
It's Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight
Nine of SF’s brightest comedic minds battle toe to toe for your entertainment to win the most coveted title in The Milk Bar history. Stop by and find out who will be the next It’s Just Two Minutes Champion. Featuring: Andrew Holmgren (Returning Champion) Mark Smalls Samantha Gilweit Justin Alan Hayden ...
Wood Shoppe Free Concert Series | Brick & Mortar
Tuesday, August 2 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brick & Mortar Music Hall
Wood Shoppe Free Concert Series | Brick & Mortar

Wood Shoppe is a free monthly music series at Brick & Mortar Music Hall taking place every first Tuesday of the month. Get exposed to local and national emerging artists without the pressure of a cover charge. $3 Trumer Pils and $5 Sailor Jerry cocktails ...

Wednesday, August 3

GLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro
Wednesday, August 3 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | GLBT History Museum
GLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro

Located in SF’s Castro District, the GLBT History Museum is the first full-scale, stand-alone museum of its kind in the United States. The museum celebrates 100 years of the city’s vast queer past through dynamic exhibitions and programming. Normally admission is $5, but on the ...

Free Guided Shuttle Tour: History, Nature & Hidden Nooks | Presidio
Free Guided Shuttle Tour: History, Nature & Hidden Nooks | Presidio

Hop on the Presidio Trust’s monthly free guided shuttle tour which introduces visitors to the park’s historic areas, wild open spaces, and hidden nooks with an emphasis on projects that are shaping the Presidio today. Free, but an RSVP is required. Call (415) 561-2793 or email presidio@presidiotrust.gov. Space ...

Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout
Wednesday, August 3 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout

At Drink and Draw, artsy bar patrons draw to a theme and submit their artwork into a raffle for cocktails and other prizes at The Knockout in the Mission District. The artwork gets scanned online for all to admire. Drink and Draw happens every first Wednesday of the ...