Friday, April 14, 2017

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, April 14 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (East Bay)

The East Bay Bike Party is a monthly mobile party for riders of all ages, experience levels, and bike types, to meet, ride, and play together in the streets on the more...

6:30 pmZoovie Night: “Wall-E” | Oakland Zoo  $7
8:00 pmYeti: Stand-up Comedy with $1 Beer | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pm$5 Classic Movie Night: “Dr. Strangelove” | Paramount Theatre   $5

Saturday, April 15, 2017

President Trump's Tax Day Mass March | SF
Saturday, April 15 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is recommended and let them know you're coming.
| San Francisco Bay Area

President Trump still hasn’t released his tax returns. That is unacceptable — and 74% of Americans agree. His administration’s excuse for this unprecedented secrecy? “People don’t care.” On Saturday, April 15, 2017 more...

10:00 am2017 Spring Carnival: Egg Hunt, Crafts & Games | Emeryville  FREE
10:00 amEggster’s 23rd Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival | UC Berkeley  FREE
10:00 am$5 Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours: Final Weekend | Oakland   FREE*
*Dockside tours are technically free, but a donation of $5 is appreciated. Sailing tickets start at $39
10:30 am30th Annual Lakeshore Easter Hat Parade & Egg Decorating | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but to participate in the Derby Decorating Contest, you'll need to purchase a hat for a nominal fee.
11:00 am“Science@Cal”: Renowned Scientist Lecture | UC Berkeley   FREE
1:00 pmSpring Family Fun Fest | Orinda Theatre Square   FREE
1:05 pm$5 Day: Oakland A’s vs. Houston Astros | Oakland   $5*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
2:00 pm3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pm“Cat People” Comedy Show & Free Pizza | Oakland   $5


Sunday, April 16, 2017

$5 Sunday: Oakland A's vs. Houston Astros | Oakland
Sunday, April 16 – 1:05 pm | Cost: $5*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum

Amy Posner via WikipediaOakland A’s single game tickets are on sale and there are $5 tickets to select home games available thanks to BARTable. Tickets are good for the sorta crappy seats in the Plaza more...

9:00 amConcord Antique & Collectibles Faire: Season Opener | East Bay  FREE
11:00 amSunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley  FREE
3:30 pmRumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.

Monday, April 17, 2017

10:00 amFinal Drop-In Tax Help Day | Oakland  FREE

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

$5 Night: Oakland A's vs. Texas Rangers | Oakland
Tuesday, April 18 – 7:05 pm | Cost: $5*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum

Amy Posner via WikipediaOakland A’s single game tickets are on sale and there are $5 tickets to select home games available thanks to BARTable. Tickets are good for the sorta crappy seats in the Plaza more...

8:00 pmOaktown Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise $15.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

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.
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland  FREE
8:00 pmJokelandish: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | Oakland  FREE*
*Free with code "funcheapbaby" on Eventbrite; otherwise, it's $5.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

7:00 pmStorySlam’s True Live Storytelling Competition | Oakland  $5*
*Sliding scale donation requested, $5-$20

Friday, April 21, 2017

Comedy Soup: Music & Comedy Night | Oakland
Friday, April 21 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP is required for free admission
| Sycamore Co-Op

Comedy Soup is Oakland’s DIY comedy show that features a lineup of some of the Bay Area’s best comedians, a new musical act every month, and a hearty helping of free, vegan homemade soup more...

All DayFree Admission Fridays at Lindsay Wildlife Experience | Walnut Creek  FREE*
*Free admission to all visitors on every third Friday.
5:00 pmFriday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland  $7.50*
*Half-price gallery admission for adults; ages 18 and under are free. Admission for members is always free.
7:00 pmBicycle Art Salon | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by contacting the organizers via email to bicycleartsalon@gmail.com or phone at 510-230-8270.
8:00 pmWin Tix: TILT: Stand Up Comedy & 100+ Pinball Machines on Free Play | Pacific Pinball Museum   WIN
8:00 pmChillarious: Free Comedy & Wine in a Mattress Shop | Berkeley   FREE

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Cal Day 2017 | UC Berkeley
Saturday, April 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | UC Berkeley - Sproul Plaza

On Cal Day, the entire UC Berkeley campus once again throws open its doors to the public and presents a full day of over 400 events – free lectures, performances, tours, concerts and more more...

9:00 amOakland Earth Day 2017 | Volunteering Day   FREE
12:00 pmTurfin’ vs. the World Dance Battle Festival | Jack London Sq.   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Mexican Paper Mache Art Class: Sacred Hearts & Masks | Berkeley   WIN
11:59 pmLyrids Meteor Shower | 2017   FREE

Monday, April 24, 2017

7:00 pmNerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland  $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door
8:00 pmSalsa Dura: Dance Party & Live Salsa Orchestra | Berkeley  $5
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Delicious Tacos | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

8:00 pmJazz Search West 2017: Grand Finale | Oakland  $20
8:00 pmLast Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
8:00 pmOaktown Comedy Night | Oakland  FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise $15.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland  FREE

Thursday, April 27, 2017

8:30 pmLate Night at the Office: Free Comedy Show | San Leandro  FREE

Friday, April 28, 2017

5:00 pmFriday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland  $7.50*
*Half-price gallery admission for adults; ages 18 and under are free. Admission for members is always free.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

6:30 pmFree 1st Tuesday Clay Workshop & Potluck | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but bring along a dish to share or a donation
6:45 pm1st Tuesday Author Reading Series | Oakland  FREE*
*Free reading, but bring some money if you want to get food and drinks.
8:00 pm“My Greasy Sons” Comedy Showcase & Craft Beer | Oakland  $5

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

All DayFree First Wednesday | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden  FREE
5:30 pmFirst Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek  FREE
8:00 pmBowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay  FREE

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay
Thursday, May 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to galleries. Film programs are excluded
| Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive

The UC Berkeley Art Museum is the visual arts center of the University of California, Berkeley. Through art and film programs, collections, and research resources, the University aspires to be locally connected more...

5:30 pmAdventure Run, Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Telegraph & 27th

Oakland First Fridays Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Every First Friday from 5–9:30 pm, more...

All DayFirst Friday Free Coworking | Impact Hub Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but there is a $5 suggested donation for the optional potluck lunch.
6:00 pmFirst Friday Roller Boogie Street Jam | 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.
7:05 pm$5 Night: Oakland A’s vs. Detroit Tigers | Oakland   $5*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
8:00 pmOakland Critical Mass | First Friday   FREE
8:00 pmComedy Soup: Music & Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*RSVP is required for free admission
11:59 pmEta Aquarids Meteor Shower | 2017   FREE

Saturday, May 6, 2017

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 more...

9:00 amFirst Saturdays Free Outdoor Boot Camp | Oakland  FREE
9:00 amSick Plant Clinic | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden  FREE*
*Garden admission is free only if you're attending the Sick Plant Clinic.
10:00 am“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area   FREE
All Day2017 Hip Hop in the Park | Berkeley   FREE

Sunday, May 7, 2017

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 more...

10:00 am$5 First Sundays at Oakland Museum of California   $5*
*Suggested donation of $5 per person. Your contribution helps us provide access to other visitors in the community.

Monday, May 8, 2017

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

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

6:00 pmRock Band Night: Big Amps & 2,000+ Songs | Oakland  FREE

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

7:30 pmFree AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley  FREE

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring money for food and beverages.
| The Overlook Lounge

Kick off the holiday season in Oakland with a new monthly rooftop night market: Town Social. Every second Thursday they’ll have a rotating group of food, craft, and arts vendors while local more...

6:00 pmWomen Bike Book Club | Oakland  FREE
7:00 pmFree Movie Night | Orinda Theatre   FREE

Friday, May 12, 2017

6:00 pmBerkeley Critical Mass | 2nd Fridays  FREE
6:00 pm2nd Friday Art Walk: “Estuary Art Attack” | Oakland & Alameda  FREE
8:00 pmYeti: Stand-up Comedy with $1 Beer | Oakland  FREE

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Saturday, May 13 – 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...

6:30 pmZoovie Night: “The Jungle Book” | Oakland Zoo   $7
6:30 pmSpontaneous Storytelling & Free Drinks Night | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pmAddison Street Jazz | Oakland   FREE

Sunday, May 14, 2017

12:30 pmFree Second Sunday Community Workout Class | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but advance registration may be required
8:00 pmShapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland  FREE

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

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.
8:00 pmJokelandish: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | Oakland  FREE*
*Free with code "funcheapbaby" on Eventbrite; otherwise, it's $5.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

7:00 pmStorySlam’s True Live Storytelling Competition | Oakland  $5*
*Sliding scale donation requested, $5-$20

Friday, May 19, 2017

Comedy Soup: Music & Comedy Night | Oakland
Friday, May 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP is required for free admission
| Sycamore Co-Op

Comedy Soup is Oakland’s DIY comedy show that features a lineup of some of the Bay Area’s best comedians, a new musical act every month, and a hearty helping of free, vegan homemade soup more...

8:00 pmChillarious: Free Comedy & Wine in a Mattress Shop | Berkeley   FREE

Saturday, May 20, 2017

11:00 am“Science@Cal”: Renowned Scientist Lecture | UC Berkeley  FREE

Sunday, May 21, 2017

9:00 amConcord Antique & Collectibles Faire | East Bay  FREE
11:00 amSunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley  FREE
3:30 pmRumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley  FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.

Monday, May 22, 2017

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

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

$5 Night: Oakland A's vs. Miami Marlins | Oakland
Tuesday, May 23 – 7:05 pm | Cost: $5*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum

Amy Posner via WikipediaOakland A’s single game tickets are on sale and there are $5 tickets to select home games available thanks to BARTable. Tickets are good for the sorta crappy seats in the Plaza more...


Thursday, May 25, 2017

8:30 pmLate Night at the Office: Free Comedy Show | San Leandro  FREE

Saturday, May 27, 2017

2017 Eastlake Music Festival: Free All-Day Live Music, DJ & Dance Party | Oakland
Saturday, May 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Lake Merritt Amphitheater

Boogie down at The Eastlake Music Festival at the Lake Merritt Amphitheater in Oakland which features local music, dance, indie arts and crafts, micro-brews and food trucks. 2017 Eastlake Music Festival Saturday, May 27, more...


Sunday, May 28, 2017

Free Sailboat Ride Day: Cal Sailing Club | Berkeley
Sunday, May 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cal Sailing Club

Photo | Cal Sailing Come out and enjoy almost-monthly free sail boat rides aboard a fleet of keelboats and dinghies with Cal Sailing Club, a non-profit, volunteer-run sailing club on the Berkeley Marina. Please try to arrive more...


Monday, May 29, 2017

7:00 pmNerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland  $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door