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Wednesday, July 29

Free Outdoor Movie Night: “Pitch Perfect” | San Jose
Wednesday, July 29 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Pedro Square Market
Free Outdoor Movie Night:

Bring the family and invite your friends to enjoy the summer weather, market eateries, and some of our favorite movies on the big screen under the San Pedro Square Market sign. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs, and see you at dusk. 2015 Outdoor Movie Nights ...

Saturday, August 1

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to six Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first weekend each month. Bank of America Free Museum Weekend First weekend of each month FREE but BofA ...

Monday, August 3

Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose
Monday, August 3 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $7*
*Pre-Sale is $7. $10 at the door
| Café Stritch
Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose

Calling all Silicon Valley nerds – Nerd Nite is back with some fresh faces and some seriously nerd-tastic speakers at Cafe Stritch in Downtown San Jose every first Monday of the month. Nerd Nite is a celebration of nerdom at its finest with all the essential components: brains, ...

Friday, August 7

Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Friday, August 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

Connect with nature at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, a place for learning, exploration and building community located in a beautiful building right on the beach in Santa Cruz. Permanent exhibits include wildlife and habitat displays, artifacts and cultural exhibits of the Ohlone, a ...

South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose
Friday, August 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. Come check out nearly 20 galleries, shops, bars and even a yoga studio  — all venues participating in South First Fridays, a free ...

Saturday, August 8

Downtown Campbell Second Saturdays: Music, Art & Food
Saturday, August 8 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Campbell
Downtown Campbell Second Saturdays: Music, Art & Food

Downtown Campbell Second Saturdays feature live entertainment, art and artists, shopping, and food from 2-6 pm on the second Saturday of every month. Come down to East Campbell Avenue and Central for an afternoon of live music and entertainment for the whole family.

Sunday, August 9

“Sunday Assembly” Silicon Valley Community Gathering | San Jose
Sunday, August 9 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | San Jose Women's Club

Sunday Assembly is an international community movement featuring all the best bits of church without the religion. The radically inclusive Sunday Assembly Silicon Valley (SASV) is a non-religious congregation that celebrates life and welcomes all people, with or without faith, and supports everyone fulfilling their potential. ...

Monday, August 10

Perseid Meteor Shower | 2015
Monday, August 10 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Perseid Meteor Shower | 2015
It’s the biggest meteor shower of the year, so you better stay up late and grab your binoculars. The annual Perseid meteor shower is the glittery result of Earth’s passage through a stream of debris left behind by a comet, so you should expect to see meteor rates as high ...

Sunday, August 16

Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford
Sunday, August 16 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Cantor Arts Center
Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford

Stanford University’s distinguished outdoor art collection includes nearly 100 sculptures and features important figurative and abstract works in a variety of media by artists of the late 19th century to the present. This tour begins in front of the Cantor Arts Center with marble statues, ...

Friday, August 21

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, August 21 – 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 ...

Wednesday, August 26

Free Outdoor Movie Night: “The Avengers” | San Jose
Wednesday, August 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Pedro Square Market
Free Outdoor Movie Night:

Bring the family and invite your friends to enjoy the summer weather, market eateries, and some of our favorite movies on the big screen under the San Pedro Square Market sign. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs, and see you at dusk. 2015 Outdoor Movie Nights ...

Friday, September 4

Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Friday, September 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

Connect with nature at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, a place for learning, exploration and building community located in a beautiful building right on the beach in Santa Cruz. Permanent exhibits include wildlife and habitat displays, artifacts and cultural exhibits of the Ohlone, a ...

South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose
Friday, September 4 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. Come check out nearly 20 galleries, shops, bars and even a yoga studio  — all venues participating in South First Fridays, a free ...

Saturday, September 5

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to six Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first weekend each month. Bank of America Free Museum Weekend First weekend of each month FREE but BofA ...

Monday, September 7

Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose
Monday, September 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $7*
*Pre-Sale is $7. $10 at the door
| Café Stritch
Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose

Calling all Silicon Valley nerds – Nerd Nite is back with some fresh faces and some seriously nerd-tastic speakers at Cafe Stritch in Downtown San Jose every first Monday of the month. Nerd Nite is a celebration of nerdom at its finest with all the essential components: brains, ...

Saturday, September 12

Downtown Campbell Second Saturdays: Music, Art & Food
Saturday, September 12 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Campbell
Downtown Campbell Second Saturdays: Music, Art & Food

Downtown Campbell Second Saturdays feature live entertainment, art and artists, shopping, and food from 2-6 pm on the second Saturday of every month. Come down to East Campbell Avenue and Central for an afternoon of live music and entertainment for the whole family.

Sunday, September 13

“Sunday Assembly” Silicon Valley Community Gathering | San Jose
Sunday, September 13 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | San Jose Women's Club

Sunday Assembly is an international community movement featuring all the best bits of church without the religion. The radically inclusive Sunday Assembly Silicon Valley (SASV) is a non-religious congregation that celebrates life and welcomes all people, with or without faith, and supports everyone fulfilling their potential. ...

Friday, September 18

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, September 18 – 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 ...

Friday, October 2

Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Friday, October 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

Connect with nature at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, a place for learning, exploration and building community located in a beautiful building right on the beach in Santa Cruz. Permanent exhibits include wildlife and habitat displays, artifacts and cultural exhibits of the Ohlone, a ...

Monday, October 5

Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose
Monday, October 5 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $7*
*Pre-Sale is $7. $10 at the door
| Café Stritch
Nerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose

Calling all Silicon Valley nerds – Nerd Nite is back with some fresh faces and some seriously nerd-tastic speakers at Cafe Stritch in Downtown San Jose every first Monday of the month. Nerd Nite is a celebration of nerdom at its finest with all the essential components: brains, ...

Friday, October 16

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, October 16 – 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 ...

Monday, October 26

Pop Art Exhibit Final Day: Warhol, Lichtenstein & Oldenburg | Stanford
Monday, October 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Cantor Arts Center
Pop Art Exhibit Final Day: Warhol, Lichtenstein & Oldenburg | Stanford

Come to the free Cantor Arts Center to check out renowned works of art at an exhibition of 10 spectacular Pop Art works originally part of a donation to SFMOMA. Works include: a silkscreen self-portrait by Andy Warhol a “mirror” series sculpture and two other major ...