Saturday, June 3, 2017

Community Maker Day: Silent Comedy & Art-Making | San Jose
Saturday, June 3 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| San Jose Museum of Art

The innovative neighbors and community partners make Silicon Valley thrive. SJMA celebrates San Jose’s vibrant maker community with a day of live performance, demonstrations, and art-making activities. Highlights include an original piece by more...

All Day2017 “Grillin’ in the Mo'” Summerfest Block Party, Blues & BBQ | Fillmore Dist.   FREE
All DayOakland Carnival 2017: Global Music, Dance Pavillion & African Market | Mosswood Park   FREE
12:30 pmMission Street Dances: Life & Art Interplay | SF   FREE
12:30 pmNike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands   FREE
1:00 pmFiddle Music w/ Michael Doucet & Tom Rigney | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival   FREE
1:00 pmFree Humphry Slocombe & Priscilla Queen of the Desert Ice Cream Day | Ferry Building   FREE
1:00 pmPut Her on the Map Walking Tour | Oakland   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pmCorgi Con & Smitten Ice Cream Social | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but you'll have to buy your own ice cream
4:00 pmLive Music Summer Series: Indie Soul Music with Klez | The Yard   FREE
5:00 pm“The Road to Bali” Panel Discussion | SF Int’l Arts Fest 2017   FREE
6:00 pmMAPP: Art & Performance Crawl | Mission Dist.   FREE
8:00 pmSea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF   FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or, Bring a mug for cider
8:00 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $5
8:30 pm“Flyaway” Outdoor Vertical Dance Performance: Final Day | SF   FREE
9:00 pmPrince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa   $5
9:00 pmRenegade Drive-In Movie Night: “Innerspace” | North Bay   FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Meetup and donations are accepted.

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Sunday, June 4 – 5:20 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but parking costs $8 per car
| Mt. Tam Peak

Photo | Planetary Dance Greet the day atop Mt. Tamalpais in a sunrise mountaintop ceremony that is also a celebration of legendary dancer and activist Anna Halprin. On Sunday, June 4, 2017, arrive at more...

All Day2017 Union Street Festival: Music, Art & Craft Beer Tasting | SF   FREE
All Day2017 Bay Area Book Festival | Berkeley   FREE
All DayBank of America Free Museum Weekend   FREE*
*Free for Bank of America or Merrill Lynch Card Holders. Some venues may be closed on certain days; please confirm directly with participating museums.
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.
10:00 amFree First Sunday | Chinese Historical Society   FREE
10:00 amAsian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF   FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
11:00 am37th Annual Planetary Dance | Mt. Tam   FREE
All DayCalifornia Academy of Sciences | Free Admission Day   FREE
11:00 amFree Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park   FREE
All Day“Napa Live: Inside Out” Music Festival & Crawl: 40 Bands & 30 Venues | North Bay   FREE
12:00 pmFree “Hidden Star Orchards” Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square   FREE
12:30 pmFree Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pmFlagging in the Castro | SF   FREE
1:00 pmFree Symphony & Italian Opera in the Park | Golden Gate Park   FREE
1:30 pmKabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo   FREE
2:00 pmTango in the Square: Tango No. 9 | Union Square   FREE
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE
5:00 pm4 Virtual Reality Film Sets Open Garage | Palo Alto   FREE
7:00 pmLast Blue Couch in the Sky: Free Dance/Theater Journey | SF   FREE*
*Street Journey section is free.

Monday, June 5, 2017

Staged Resistance: A Night of Political Theater | PianoFight
Monday, June 5 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is encouraged. Donations accepted.
| PianoFight

Come and listen as local playwrights and actors read original works of politically charged theater. Come out and enjoy the satire, drama, suspense, song and dance; a virtual smorgasbord of dogmatic more...

8:00 pmFree Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room   FREE
8:00 pm“Where’s The Local Talent?” Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pm“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.   FREE
8:00 pmSuper Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF   FREE
8:45 pmLate Nite Open Mic in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway   FREE

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, June 6 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| de Young Museum

Photo | Fine Arts Museums of San FranciscoFounded in 1895 in Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum to showcase the museum’s priceless collections of American more...

9:30 amLegion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
10:00 am2017 Season Opening: $1 Family Movie Day | Cinemark’s Summer Movie Clubhouse   $1*
*10 movies for $5 if purchased as bundle. Otherwise $1 per movie the day of the show
10:00 amConservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day | GG Park   FREE
11:00 amContemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE
11:00 amYerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays   FREE
11:00 amFree Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch   FREE
4:20 pmLive at Lagunitas: Low Cut Connie | Petaluma   FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
5:00 pmSF Jazz Festival Free Block Party | Hayes Valley   FREE
5:30 pmTop of the Mark Movie & Wine Night | Nob Hill   FREE*
*Free admission, free wine tasting at 5:30p. 21+ First come first served
6:00 pmMonthly Game Night at the Library | Napa   FREE
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.
7:00 pmHellaFunny “Tiki Tuesdays” Comedy Show & Free Tiki Drinks | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code HELLAFUNNY, otherwise $15
7:30 pmEvening Cabaret: New Queer Work by Bay-Area Artists | SF   FREE
7:30 pmWin Tix: Merchandise: Punk, Pop & Psychedelic | Swedish American Hall   WIN
8:00 pm“My Greasy Sons” Comedy Showcase & Craft Beer | Oakland   $5
8:00 pmIt’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Sister Soaked Americana “The Secret Sisters” | Great American Music Hall   WIN

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wednesday, June 7 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| 111 Minna Gallery

Join Lululemon for their monthly complimentary yoga class and coffee at 111 Minna Gallery. Start the day with a gentle vinyasa flow, and leave centered and present. Top it off with a more...

All DayBay Area Discovery Museum | Free Admission Day   FREE
9:00 amFree Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF   FREE
All DayFree First Wednesday | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden   FREE
10:00 amJack London Square Waterfront | Free Oakland Guided Walking Tours   FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to
11:00 amGLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro   FREE
12:00 pmFree Lunchtime Concert: 60s, 70s, 80s & Top 40 Hits | Oakland   FREE
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF   FREE
5:30 pmFirst Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek   FREE
5:30 pmRainbow Family Night: LGBTQ Parents Support Group | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. There is also a suggested donation of $10 per adult however no one is turned away for lack of funds.
6:00 pm“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF   FREE*
*Donation-based admission
6:30 pmDrink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout   FREE
6:30 pmPrince Birthday Celebration: Free “Purple Rain” Movie Night | Bayview Opera House   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmRotten City Comedy: Standup In A Pizza Shop Attic | Emeryville   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmSacred Harp Singing: Acappella Singing For Everyone | SF   FREE
7:00 pm“Large Animals” Book Reading | City Lights   FREE
7:00 pmImprov Playtime Class: Enjoy & Improve Your Skills | Oakland   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:30 pmShaping SF Lecture: Kent Minault’s “Diggerly-Do’s” | Mission Dist.   FREE
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pmBaked Beliefs: An Improv Comedy Show | SF   $5*
*$5 or free for Endgames Improv students.
8:00 pm“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night | SF   FREE
9:00 pmFree Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Total Wellness Fest 2017: Mind, Body & Spirit | Embarcadero Center
Thursday, June 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Three Embarcadero Center

Embarcadero Center will host the 14th Annual Total Wellness interactive health festival featuring health screenings, fitness demonstrations, health-related booths, a blood drive, raffle prizes, and more. Total Wellness Festival 2017 Thursday, June 8, 2017 | 11 more...

12:30 pmAfro-Carribean Rythms w/ Aireene Espiritu & The Itch | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival   FREE
4:30 pmLivermore Rodeo $1 Night: Team Roping & Wild Cow Milking | East Bay   $1*
*$1 admission and $1 sodas and hot dogs.
5:00 pm“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
6:00 pmWomen Bike Book Club | Oakland   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Cityscapes with Dominic Angerame | Pier 15   $15*
*$15 General; $10 Members; Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome) Adults Only (18+)
6:00 pmCoral Reef NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concerts: Feel-good Reggae | Concord   FREE
6:30 pm“Burma Superstar” Book Discussion & Signing | SF   FREE*
*Space is limited, first come first served.
7:00 pmFree Movie Night | Orinda Theatre   FREE
7:00 pm“A Good Country” Book Release & Discussion | City Lights   FREE
7:30 pmComedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula   FREE
8:00 pmWaterfront Flicks: “Purple Rain” Jack London Square   FREE
8:45 pmMovies on the Square: “Spaceballs” | Redwood City   FREE

Friday, June 9, 2017

Friday, June 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)

Led by New Orleans-native Michelle Jacques, a soul-steeped vocalist with a big, bold voice, “Chelle! & Friends” bring to the Gardens a family-friendly taste of the Crescent City, the cradle of more...

3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.