Sunday, July 27, 2014

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, July 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio every Sunday through the fall starting on April 6, 2014 (11 am to 4 pm) at the Main Parade Ground more...

11:30 amSensational Shark Talk w/ Aquarium of the Bay Naturalist | North Bay   FREE
12:00 pmCar-Free Sundays On Telegraph: Music & Outdoor Market | Berkeley   FREE
All DayVolunteer at Stern Grove 2014: Free Seating, Parking, Snacks & Drinks | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
All DayStreet Drum Corps: Apocalyptic Hip-Hop | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk   FREE
1:00 pmDisney Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band   FREE
1:00 pmPorchfest 2014: 50 Historic Porches, Live Music & Food Trucks | Napa   FREE
2:00 pmSan Francisco Symphony in the Plaza | Civic Center   FREE
2:00 pmFinal 2014 Free Summer Circus Day w/ Circus Bella | SF   FREE
2:00 pmMixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley   FREE
2:00 pmRufus Wainwright: Free Concert in the Park | Stern Grove Festival   FREE*
*Donations appreciated
2:00 pmFree San Francisco Symphony Concert | Civic Center Plaza   FREE
2:00 pmFree Movie Day: Psychological Thriller “House of Temptation” | SF   FREE
3:00 pmSunday Jazz, History & Jam Session | Oakland   FREE
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE
4:00 pmSan Francisco Mixtape Society: “Animal Instinct ” | Mission Dist.   FREE
6:00 pm’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.   FREE
6:00 pmDrunken Spelling Bee | Cafe Royale   FREE*
*Free, but bring cash for drinks.
7:00 pmWin Tix: The Love City Music Festival | SoMa   WIN*
*Tickets are $20 or $15 if you use code LOVE
7:30 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park 2014: The Taming of the Shrew | Cupertino   FREE
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, July 28, 2014

Opening Day: Philz Coffee on Gilman | Berkeley
Monday, July 28 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Philz Coffee (Gilman St)

Delicious Philz Coffee is opening up a new location on Gilman in Berkeley and you’re invited to hang out at their soft opening party on Monday, July 28, 2014. They’ll have treats more...

6:30 amFree Monday Workout: Cardio & Strength | Fort Mason  FREE
5:00 pm“Corazón Under the Dome” 3D Light Show | Westfield Centre   FREE
7:00 pmNerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland   $8
7:00 pm“Jury Duty” Comedy Improv Battle | Haight   FREE
7:30 pmMonday Nonsense Comedy Night w/ Kate Willett | SF   FREE
8:00 pmMelt the Mic Free Comedy Night | North Beach   FREE
11:59 pmDelta Aquarids Meteor Shower | 2014   FREE

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night | Nob Hill

Wind down every Tuesday night this summer with a free wine tasting and screening of a classic movie. Throughout the summer of 2014, enjoy free screenings of classics like “West Side Story,” “Sixteen Candles,” more...

12:00 pmLunchtime Outdoor Twister Party & Classic ’60s Board Games | SoMa  FREE*
*Free (admission to the CJM is not included).
6:00 pmExperimental Hip Hop Concert: Shabazz Palaces | Amoeba SF   FREE
7:30 pmSF History Night: San Francisco History Association   $5*
*$5 for general public. Free if you're an SFHA member

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Pizza, Projects & Spiked Juice: Back to School Night at General Assembly | SF
Wednesday, July 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but the only pre-requisite for this party is an RSVP to attend.
| General Assembly

Funcheap is teaming up with General Assembly, San Francisco’s tech, business and design education hub, to present a jam-packed evening with all your school time favorites. Free, but the only pre-requisite for more...

10:00 amFree Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Old Oakland  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to
12:00 pmFree Lunchtime Concert | Oakland  FREE
6:00 pmMusic in the Park | Redwood City  FREE
6:30 pmSF Mime Troupe: Political Satire in the Park | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted
6:30 pmSummer Concert Series | Menlo Park   FREE
7:00 pmStarlight Movie & Tequila Dance-Off: “Pee Wee’s Big Adventure” | San Jose   FREE
7:00 pmFree Circus Class Day: Learn Juggling & Tightrope Walking | SF   FREE
9:00 pmFree Movies on the Beach | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk   FREE

Thursday, July 31, 2014

El Presidio Archaeology Excavation | May - October
Thursday, July 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)

The Presidio Trust invites visitors to witness archaeology in action at Pershing Square from May through October, 9 am to 4 pm, Thursday-Saturday. Archaeologists are embarking on a long-term research project to excavate more...

All DayFinal Day: 2014 LaborFest: Environmental Art Show | SF   FREE
12:00 pmClassic San Francisco Movie Day “Dark Passage” | Main Library   FREE
12:00 pmLunchtime Concert Series | Palo Alto   FREE
3:00 pmCorazón Summer Acoustic Concerts | Westfield Centre   FREE
5:00 pmStreat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park   FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
5:00 pmAsian Art Museum: $5 Thursday Nights | SF   $5*
*$5 for admission after 5 pm; admission to special galleries may be extra.
6:00 pm2014 Central Park Music Series | San Mateo   FREE