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Saturday, July 4

Potrero Hill | Mini DIY-Fireworks Street Show | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Farley's Coffee (SF)
Potrero Hill | Mini DIY-Fireworks Street Show | 2015
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, 2015. Each year, it’s accompanied by patriotic ...
2015 Red, White & Bluegrass: Stringband Extravaganza | SF
Saturday, July 4 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $15 | Plough & Stars
2015 Red, White & Bluegrass: Stringband Extravaganza | SF
Celebrate America’s independence with American hillbilly music curated by Shelby Ash at the Plough & Stars on Saturday, July 4, 2015. The celebration features two of the hottest, freshest, and tastiest bands in these parts – The Jespersons, and The Mountain Men. Tickets are $15. Get ready to be ...

Ghirardelli Square: Great Spot to Watch the Fireworks | SF
Saturday, July 4 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ghirardelli Square
Ghirardelli Square: Great Spot to Watch the Fireworks | SF
Ghirardelli Square is one of the city’s best spots to watch the spectacular Fourth of July fireworks over San Francisco Bay at 9:30 pm. Although there is no festival in the square in 2015, you can still enjoy the square and nab a the perfect spot ...
Prince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa
Saturday, July 4 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Madrone Art Bar
Prince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa

Pay tribute to both the King of Pop and the Purple One every first Saturday of the month at the Madrone Art Bar’s “The Prince and Michael Experience,” which celebrates their work with a healthy dose of competition as fans go head-to-head on the dance ...

Sunday, July 5

“Outdoor Exploratorium” Final Weekend: 8 Interactive Nature Exhibits | Fort Mason
Sunday, July 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Center

Fourth of July weekend is the public’s last chance to taste, touch, and take in the Exploratorium’s temporary exhibits at Fort Mason. Grab a map and take a walk around the area to check out all the exhibits emphasizing noticing and deeply observing the natural world. Known ...

Fillmore Jazz Festival 2015 | Sunday
Sunday, July 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore District
Fillmore Jazz Festival 2015 | Sunday

Blending art and soul in one of the country’s most unique neighborhoods, the Fillmore Jazz Festival is the largest free Jazz festival on the West Coast, drawing over 100,000 visitors over the Independence Day weekend on Fillmore Street in San Francisco between Jackson and Eddy Streets. ...

Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF
Sunday, July 5 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
| Asian Art Museum
Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian Art, with a collection of over 17,000 artworks spanning 6,000 years of history. Normally $12, the museum offers free admission every first Sunday the month. Please ...

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
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. Expect yummy offerings available for purchase from San Francisco’s favorite eateries and food trucks, Mimosa and Bloody Mary drink kits, ...

Free Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park
Sunday, July 5 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
Free Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park

Elevate your mind and lift your hearts under the open sky at Dolores Park at this Kundalini Yoga Flash Class taking place the first Sunday of every month. Just look for the Yogis, Yoginis and Large Gongs. Grab your mat, blanket, and water and join the community for ...

Golden Gate Park Band: Around the World in 90 Minutes | SF
Sunday, July 5 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Golden Gate Park Band: Around the World in 90 Minutes | SF

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 133rd 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 ...

Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera
Sunday, July 5 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE
| Town Center Corte Madera
Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera

Celebrating the summer season and Marin’s love for the outdoors Town Center Corte Madera will host its annual Summer Music Series each Sunday June 7th through September 27th from 2-4 pm with a great lineup of music that will appeal to all ages. The series features ...

FIFA Women’s World Cup Final: USA vs. Japan | SoMa
Sunday, July 5 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required on Facebook.
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
FIFA Women’s World Cup Final: USA vs. Japan | SoMa
Watch the 2015 Women’s World Cup Final with a festive soccer-loving crowd at SoMa StrEat Food Park with Funcheap. Will the USA win their third championship and take down Japan? We’ve got a huge outdoor beer garden with food trucks, lots of big screen HDTVs, full ...
“Red, White & Blue” Drag Show & Fun-raiser | SF
Sunday, July 5 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Aunt Charlie's Lounge
Come down for the annual star-spangled fundraiser, drag show, raffles and more benefiting Tenderloin Tessie Holiday Dinners on Sunday, July 5, 2015. Free, but this is a fundraiser, so please consider donating to their great cause. The show begins at 5 pm. Presented by the board of The ...
Women’s World Cup Final: Outdoor Watch Party & Soccer Festival | Civic Center
Sunday, July 5 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center (SF)
Women's World Cup Final: Outdoor Watch Party & Soccer Festival | Civic Center

Watch the best women soccer players from around the globe battle it out to see who’s the best during the Women’s World Cup. Cheer along with a big crowd in San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza as the games are simulcast live from Canada. Along with watching the games on ...

Last Grateful Dead Show Ever: Free Simulcast Night | The Independent
Sunday, July 5 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but there is a 2 drink minimum. 21+ only.
| The Independent
Last Grateful Dead Show Ever: Free Simulcast Night | The Independent

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The Grateful Dead with the four remaining original members – Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh, and Bob Weir as they reunite for their final five concerts ever. The Independent will treat you to free live simulcasts of the concerts on ...

Hillbilly Hootenanny West Side Revue | The Riptide
Sunday, July 5 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Riptide
Hillbilly Hootenanny West Side Revue | The Riptide

Head as far west as you can in San Francisco to The Riptide for a night of honky tonk and country with the “Hillbilly Hootenany West Side Revue,” every first Sunday of the month. The Hootenanny West Side Revue aims to combine the greatest local ...

“Shark Week” Trivia & Drinking Game Night | SF
Sunday, July 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yancy's Saloon
Sink your teeth into some jaw-some fun with Team ORF (Ocean Research Foundation) this Shark Week. Head on down to Yancy’s Saloon, Sunday, July 5, 2015 from 8-11 pm to help us celebrate in true shark style. Swim in early to talk shark and get some real ...
“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, July 5 – 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, July 6

Scavenger Hunt for Free Bluetooth Bike Locks | SF
Monday, July 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Powell Street Station
Scavenger Hunt for Free Bluetooth Bike Locks | SF

Participate in a fun scavenger hunt and you might just find a cool, high-tech bike lock from BitLock, a keyless, BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy) bike lock company. Every Monday throughout the month of July 2015, BitLock will be hosting scavenger hunts around San Francisco. Bike over to ...

Legendary SF Stripper “Carol Doda” Appreciation NIght | North Beach
Monday, July 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Tupelo
Legendary SF Stripper
After over 50 years of entertaining the masses, Carol Doda is showing off her skills on the Tupelo stage for one final blow out of a show on Monday, July 6, 2015. From The Condor to Tupelo, watch as Carol and friends take stage to entertain ...
Gettin’ Weird: Comedy w/ Stokes & Holtz | SF
Monday, July 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
Gettin' Weird: Comedy w/ Stokes & Holtz | SF

Gettin’ Weird hosts the Bay Area’s favorite comedians with an added twist every first Monday of the month. Sometimes it’s a performer, sometimes it’s something people have to do, but it’s always weird and always entertaining. Brandon Stokes is a co-producer of the monthly “Fun ...

Free First Monday Concert | Make-Out Room
Monday, July 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Make-Out Room
Free First Monday Concert | Make-Out Room
Monday, July 6, 8pm (8:30pm start) FREE/Donations Accepted Set #1: EGW Trio (improvised music for trio) Francis Wong-saxophone Jordan Glenn-drums Karl Evangelista-guitar http://www.franciswong.net/ Set #2: Ryan Pate (contemporary jazz guitar) Ryan Pate-guitar Kenley Jung-alto sax Mark Clifford – vibes Malcolm Campbell – piano Safa Shokrai -Bass Britt Ciampa – Drums http://ryanpate.bandcamp.com/ Set #3: Nathan Clevenger Group (all-star modern jazz ensemble) Marcus ...
Beatles Karaoke Night | Trendynob
Monday, July 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Royale
Beatles Karaoke Night | Trendynob

Do you think your bird can sing? If so, Joshua Raoul Brody (Tango Number 9) will give you and the Fab Four a piano-bar treatment at the Beatles-only karaoke night at The Royale, a neighborhood bar in the Tenderloin.

“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, July 6 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
July’s lineup features maladjusted mirth makers: Mikey Walz (Cobb’s) Aviva Siegel (SF Sketchfest) Feel Woods (Hella Funny) Samantha Gilweit (SF Sketchfest) Torio Van Grol (Punchline) Drew Platt (Punchline) Headliner: Jessica Sele (Punchline) and your host Jane Harrison (Misery Index)

Tuesday, July 7

de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, July 7 – 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. The museum was ...

Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, July 7 – 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, July 7 – 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 ...

Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch
Tuesday, July 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Museum of Craft and Design
Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch

Enjoy free admission to the Museum of Craft and Design on the first Tuesday of every month. After six years in Union Square and two years of pop-ups, the Museum of Craft & Design opened up their permanent location in the Dogpatch. Rather than featuring paintings or traditional ...

Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, July 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE
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, July 7 – 12:00 pm | 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 ...