Thursday, July 6, 2017

Outdoor Waterfront Movie Night:
Thursday, July 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Photo | Jack London SquareCozy up on the waterfront this summer with free outdoor screenings of hit movies, as part of Jack London Square’s hit Waterfront Flicks series. From date night to more...


Friday, July 7, 2017

Friday, July 7 – 4:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Newpark Mall

The 2nd Annual Bay Area Night Market celebrates the vibrant and diverse communities of the Bay Area through cultural food, art, and handmade goods. From tacos to boba, enjoy over 25 more...

All DayFirst Friday Free Coworking | Impact Hub Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but there is a $5 suggested donation for the optional potluck lunch.
12:00 pmRooftop Garden Concert: New Orleans Blues | Oakland  FREE
6:00 pm$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills   $5*
*From 6-10pm enjoy $5 admission to the Center. There is no pre-registration for First Fridays.
6:00 pmAsian Cultural Center First Fridays: Art, Performance & Games | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but donations are greatly appreciated.
6:00 pmOakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk   FREE
6:00 pmFirst Friday Follies Burlesque | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but donations for the artists are awesome.
6:00 pmHeART is Oakland: A Benefit Exhibition & Silent Auction | Oakland   FREE
6:30 pmEclectic Rock & Soul Concert in the Park | Alamo   FREE
7:00 pmWayne & Rick’s Big Publication Party | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pm“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy & Free Soup | Oakland   FREE*
*RSVP is required for free admission
8:00 pmOakland Critical Mass | First Friday   FREE
8:30 pm“Dancing Under the Stars” Outdoor Salsa Party | Jack London Square   FREE


Saturday, July 8, 2017

Saturday, July 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Photo | Jack of All Trades MarketBrought 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 more...

10:00 amFree Oakland Summer Walking Tours | City Center  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended but not required. To make a reservation for Tour 2, please call (510) 238-3234 or e-mail aallen@oaklandnet.com.
12:00 pmAmerica’s Largest Muslim/Halal Food Festival | Fremont   $5*
*Children 10 and under are free.
1:11 pmWin Tix: UFO x Fest 2017 | East Bay   WIN
1:30 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Walls” | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
6:00 pmMusic in the Park: Country | Danville   FREE
6:30 pmSpontaneous Storytelling & Free Drinks Night | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pm2017 Free Movies in the Park: The Goonies | Newark   FREE
7:00 pmAddison Street Jazz | Oakland   FREE
7:30 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: Hamlet | Pleasanton   FREE

Sunday, July 9, 2017

CUESA's
Sunday, July 9 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend. $5 fee if you want to enter a contest.
| Jack London Square

Break out your broad-brimmed hats and dig out your best summer fruit recipes for CUESA’s Summer Jam at the Jack London Square Farmers Market on Sunday, July 9, 2017. Savor the more...

12:00 pmFinal Day: America’s Largest Muslim/Halal Food Festival | Fremont   $5*
*Children 10 and under are free.
12:30 pmFree Second Sunday Community Workout Class | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but advance registration may be required
12:30 pmFree Barre & Pilates Mat Class | Oakland   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
3:00 pmPoetry Flash with Don Bogen & Joseph Di Prisco | Oakland   FREE
7:30 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: Hamlet | Pleasanton   FREE
1:30 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Walls” | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
8:00 pmShapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland   FREE

Monday, July 10, 2017

8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Delicious Tacos | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Free Chick-fil-A Day: Cow Appreciation Day

For one day only, black and white spots, cow bells and furry ears will be appropriate attire at Chick-fil-A restaurants all across the nation on July 11, 2017 from opening until more...

10:00 am$1 Summer Family Movie Festival | Regal Theaters   $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
6:00 pmRock Band Night: Big Amps & 2,000+ Songs | Oakland   FREE
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concerts: Blues | Concord   FREE
6:30 pmSummertime Outdoor Funk Soul, Rock & Roll Concert | Orinda   FREE
8:00 pmFree Women’s Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but there is a two drink minimum and donations are welcome.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

10:00 amFree Summer Walking Tours | Victorian-Era Oakland  FREE*
*To make a reservation, please call (510) 238-3234 or e-mail aallen@oaklandnet.com. Please include the specific tour and date you are requesting in your message.
12:00 pmFree Lunchtime Concert: Neo-Soul Vocals | Oakland  FREE
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland  FREE
7:30 pmFree AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley  FREE

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, July 13 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Theatre

The Orinda Theatre hosts a free movie night at 7 pm on every second Thursday of the month. Every month showcases a new interesting classic title and sometimes you can catch special more...

6:00 pmLaborFest2017: “Comme des Lions” Documentary Screening | Berkeley  FREE
6:00 pmWomen Bike Book Club | Oakland  FREE
6:30 pmMoraga Summer Concert: Electrifying Tribute To Michael Jackson | East Bay  FREE
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concerts: Funk & Rock Band | Concord  FREE
7:00 pmLaborFest2017: Woody Guthrie’s Birthday & Homestead Strike | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free but donations are encouraged.
8:15 pmSummer Movie in the Park: “Moana” | Orinda   FREE

Friday, July 14, 2017

Rick and Morty's Don't Even Trip Road Trip | Oakland

Come see the world biggest Rick. That’s actually a truck, but also a store. Rick and Morty is touring the U.S. with the Rickmobile: a mobile shop with limited quantity merch. Schedule: July more...

12:00 pmRooftop Garden Concert: Original Songs | Oakland  FREE
5:30 pmConcerts at the Cove Patsy Cline Tribute from the The Patsychords | Alameda   FREE*
*Free, but bring money for food and drinks.
6:00 pmBerkeley Critical Mass | 2nd Fridays   FREE
6:00 pmFree Summer Circus Day with Circus Bella | Oakland   FREE
6:30 pmFree Moonlight Movies: Beauty & The Beast | Danville   FREE
6:30 pmDance Party Concert in the Park | Alamo   FREE
6:45 pmFree Port of Oakland Harbor Tours & Giant Cranes | Oakland   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmMovies Under the Stars “The Secret Life of Pets” | Walnut Creek   FREE*
*Admission is free, but you can help support the program with a $2 donation per person.
7:30 pmEast Bay Bike Party   FREE
8:00 pm$5 Classic Movie Night: “All The President’s Men” | Paramount Theatre   $5
8:00 pmWin Tix: Paramount Movie Classics: All the President’s Men | Paramount Theatre   WIN
8:00 pmYeti: Stand-up Comedy with $1 Beer | Oakland   FREE
8:30 pmFree Movies in the Park: Secret Life of Pets | Oakland   FREE
8:30 pm“Dancing Under the Stars” Outdoor Hustle & 4 Step Party | Jack London Square   FREE

Saturday, July 15, 2017

40th Street Summer Block Party | Oakland
Saturday, July 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | 40th & Webster (Temescal)

Photo | Temescal Telegraph Business District - OaklandGet ready to rock outdoors to great live music – punk, jazz, blues and more –  curated by Broken Guitars and 1-2-3-4 Go! Records and indulge more...

10:00 amFree Oakland Guided Walking Tours | African-American History  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to aallen@oaklandnet.com
11:00 am“Science@Cal”: Renowned Scientist Lecture | UC Berkeley   FREE
2:00 pm3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pm“Cat People” Comedy Show & Free Pizza | Oakland   $5
7:30 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: Hamlet | Pleasanton   FREE
8:00 pmPunchlines At Branchline: Free Standup Comedy | Emeryville   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Urban Air Market: Pop-Up Street Festival | Oakland

In partnership with The Hive, Urban Air Market presents a pop-up street festival illuminating the creative locale of Uptown Oakland. Enjoy live music, shopping, and fun in the sun, all while more...

9:00 amConcord Antique & Collectibles Faire | East Bay  FREE
11:00 amSunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley  FREE
12:00 pmSalsa Sunday Block Party, Live Music & Dancing | Berkeley   FREE
1:00 pmBeach Cleanup & Sand Globe Workshop | Albany   FREE
3:30 pmRumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
7:30 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: Hamlet | Pleasanton   FREE

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

10:00 am$1 Summer Family Movie Festival | Regal Theaters  $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concerts: Notch Boogie & Jump Blues | Concord  FREE
6:30 pmSummertime Outdoor Variety Music Concert | Orinda  FREE

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

10:00 amFree Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Uptown, Lake Merritt & Secret Rooftop Gardens  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to aallen@oaklandnet.com
10:00 am$1 Summer Family Movie Festival | Regal Theaters  $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
12:00 pmFree Lunchtime Concert: 90s, 2000s & Today’s Hits | Oakland  FREE
5:30 pmFood First Meeting: A World Where People Have Access to Food | Berkeley  FREE
5:30 pmEast Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
6:30 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Walls” | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Art Trax: 24 Artists In Free Monthly Pop-Up Art Galleries | Pittsburg
Thursday, July 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money if you want to take home awesome local art.
| Old Town Pittsburg

Pittsburg’s creative community brings artisans and Old Town merchants together via free monthly pop-up art galleries beginning April 20th, 5-8pm. Pittsburg and neighboring community residents are invited to attend the monthly ArtTrax more...

5:30 pmSummer Street Party: Live Music, 100+ Hot Rods & Family Fun | Downtown Hayward   FREE
5:30 pmSummer Sounds Outside: Box Set Duo, Trio Folk Music | Walnut Creek   FREE
6:00 pmAdventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Concord   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:30 pmMoraga Summer Concert: Tribute to The Beatles | East Bay   FREE
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concerts: California Country | Concord   FREE
6:30 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Walls” | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
7:00 pmStorySlam’s True Live Storytelling Competition | Oakland   $5*
*Sliding scale donation requested, $5-$20
8:00 pmOutdoor Waterfront Movie Night: “Dirty Dancing” | Jack London Square   FREE

Friday, July 21, 2017

50¢ Silent Film Festival
Friday, July 21 – All Day | Cost: 50¢*
*Shorts are technically free, but a 50¢ donation is suggested.
| Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum

The Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum presents a weekend dedicated to the inimitable Charlie Chaplin on July 21-23, 2017 celebrating 102 years in Niles. View one and two-reel movies that were actually filmed more...

12:00 pmRooftop Garden Concert: Zydeco | Oakland   FREE
All DayFree Admission Fridays at Lindsay Wildlife Experience | Walnut Creek   FREE*
*Free admission to all visitors on every third Friday.