Wednesday, June 14, 2017

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

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Destani Wolf's Soul-Drenched Sound | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Thursday, June 15 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

With her multi-octave range and soul-drenched sound, Berkeley-raised vocalist Destani Wolf is one of the most exciting singers to emerge from the 1990s Bay Area scene. Mentored by masters such as more...

4:00 pmContent with Context Happy Hour: Craft Beer, Cocktails & Bites | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
4:00 pm“Art in Interior Design” Curated Installation & Pop-Up Champagne Happy Hour | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
5:00 pmFree Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa   FREE*
*All gallery and museum entries will be free except for the Contemporary Jewish Museum which will be offering a special entry price of $5.
5:00 pmGame Night Happy Hour, Trivia & Relay Races | SF   FREE*
*No cost to get in the door or play games. Food and Drinks will need to be purchased.
5:00 pm“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
5:00 pmWanda Initiative: Technicolor Tape Art Installation & Free Food | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
5:30 pmFree Summer Circus Day with Circus Bella | Oakland   FREE
6:00 pmLa Mixta Criolla’s Rumba Ryhtmic Traditions | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Vanadium on Everything Matters | Pier 15   $15*
*$15 General; $10 Members; Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome) Adults Only (18+)
6:00 pmAdventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Concord   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmMicro NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
6:00 pmFree Yoga Class Among Stained Glass | SF   FREE*
*Bring your own mat. This is a donation-based yoga class. They encourage those who can to donate $10. However, no one is ever turned away due to a lack of funds.
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concerts: Jimi Hendrix & Yard Birds Tribute | Concord   FREE
7:00 pmPresidio Stargazing Party: The Universe Through A Telescope | SF   FREE
7:00 pm“The King in the Golden Mask” Book Release | City Lights   FREE
8:00 pmCity Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio   FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
8:15 pmSummer Movie in the Park: “Sing” | Orinda   FREE
8:45 pmMovies on the Square: “Trolls” | Redwood City   FREE

Friday, June 16, 2017

Father's Day Special Shopping Treat | Pier 39
Friday, June 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39

In honor of Father’s Day, dads can eat, play and shop for free* at participating Pier 39 businesses on Friday, June 16. *Restrictions apply. See discount list for more details.

11:00 amBe Amazed With The Red Panda Acrobats | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
All DayFree Admission Fridays at Lindsay Wildlife Experience | Walnut Creek   FREE*
*Free admission to all visitors on every third Friday.
12:00 pmWin Tix: 50th Monterey International Pop Festival | 3-Day Passes   WIN
12:00 pm“Inside Line Equipment” Factory Tour | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
12:00 pmSan Francisco’s World Refugee Day   FREE
12:00 pmRooftop Garden Concert: Latin | Oakland   FREE
5:00 pm“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
5:00 pmFree Family Dinner & Movie | SF   FREE
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.
6:00 pmMusic on the Square: Party Band Top 40 | Redwood City   FREE
6:30 pmFree Beach Concert: Eddie Money | Santa Cruz   FREE
7:00 pmBicycle Art Salon | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by contacting the organizers via email to or phone at 510-230-8270.
7:00 pm“Summer Sessions” Pedicab Confessions: Story-Telling Night | Mission   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmPicnic Flix: “The Secret Life of Pets” | Dublin   FREE
8:00 pmSan Jose Bike Party   FREE
8:00 pmChillarious: Free Comedy & Wine in a Mattress Shop | Berkeley   FREE
8:00 pm“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy & Free Soup | Oakland   FREE*
*RSVP is required for free admission
8:30 pmFree Movies in the Park: Pete’s Dragon | Oakland   FREE
8:30 pm“Dancing Under the Stars” Outdoor Cha-Cha Party | Jack London Square   FREE
9:35 pmFree A’s Post-Game Fireworks Show | Oakland   FREE*
*Free to watch the fireworks outside of the Coliseum.

Saturday, June 17, 2017

2017 North Beach Festival | Saturday
Saturday, June 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | North Beach

Considered one of the country’s original outdoor festivals, the North Beach Festival celebrates its 63rd anniversary in historic North Beach. 2017 North Beach Festival Saturday & Sunday, June 17-18, 2017 | 10 am to 6 pm Grant more...

10:00 am2017 Corgi Con: 800+ Corgis, Stumpy Leg Races & Costume Contest | Ocean Beach   FREE
All Day“Katie Train” Railroad Adventure Day | Ardenwood Historic Farm   $8*
*Katie Train tickets are $5 for ages 2 and up (under 2 free). Patterson House tickets are $3 each. Katie Train and Patterson House tickets are a separate fee in addition to the Ardenwood admission fee: $3/Adults (18+), $3/seniors (62+), $2/children (4-17), under 4-free.
All DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio   FREE
10:00 amFree Oakland Walking Tours | Oakland’s Churches & Temples   FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to
10:30 amFree “Kraut Source” Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
All Day2017 Soy & Tofu Festival | Japantown   $10*
*$10 in advance. $15 at the door.
11:00 amDrop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View   FREE
All Day2017 Presidio Kite Festival | SF   FREE*
*Registration is appreciated but not required. Free kites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration does not guarantee a seat in the kite-making tent.
All Day2017 Japan Day Festival: Taiko, Bon Odori Dance & Market | Japantown   FREE
1:00 pmM.A.K.U SoundSystem’s Cumbia Grooves & Jazz | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival   FREE
1:00 pmLive in the Castro: The Sundance Saloon | Jane Warner Plaza   FREE
2:00 pm3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland   FREE
2:00 pm“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | SF   $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
2:00 pmAnime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF   FREE
3:00 pm“Saturdays Unplugged” Family Friendly Drag Show & Rainbow Mandalas | JCCSF   FREE
7:00 pm“Cat People” Comedy Show & Free Pizza | Oakland   $5
8:00 pmCaffeine & Comedy at Red Rock | Mountain View   FREE
9:00 pmSummer Havdalah & Epic Dance Party | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. $5 at the door. Please bring a favorite dessert or snack to share.
9:00 pmPush The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise, it's $6.
9:00 pm“Fringe” Indie Music Video Party | Madrone Art Bar   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm with RSVP on Facebook; otherwise, it's $5. 21+
9:00 pmSound of Cocktails: Reliving Iconic Moments in Time & Pop Culture | SF   FREE
9:00 pmRenegade Drive-In Movie Night: “Big Trouble in Little China” | North Bay   FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Meetup and donations are accepted.

Sunday, June 18, 2017

2017 North Beach Festival | Sunday
Sunday, June 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE | North Beach

Considered one of the country’s original outdoor festivals, the North Beach Festival celebrates its 63rd anniversary in historic North Beach. 2017 North Beach Festival Saturday & Sunday, June 17-18, 2017 | 10 am to 6 pm Grant more...

All DayConcord Antique & Collectibles Faire | East Bay  FREE
11:00 amSunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley   FREE
11:30 amOutdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford   FREE
All Day2017 Kalayaan: Philippine Independence Day Festival | Union Square   FREE
12:00 pmSummer of Love in the Grove | Golden Gate Park   FREE*
*Admission is free. Donations are requested.
12:00 pmFree “Sabio on Main” Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square   FREE
12:00 pmSalsa Sunday Block Party, Live Music & Dancing | Berkeley   FREE
12:30 pmFree Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pmFree Great Concert Band Music | Golden Gate Park   FREE
1:00 pmLive in the Castro: Laura Lackey’s Rhythm Revue | Jane Warner Plaza   FREE
1:30 pmFree Summer Circus Day with Circus Bella | SF   FREE
3:00 pm2017 World Music Day Car-Free Block Party | Palo Alto   FREE
3:30 pmRumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE

Monday, June 19, 2017

Material Value & The Modern Market | SF
Monday, June 19 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Small Trade Company Showroom

Come and join a casual discussion around the modern market, inquiry for luxury, mass production and the ever sought after handmade. Free but an RSVP is required.

3:00 pmTour of Diego Rivera’s 1st US Mural | Union Square   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Please note, the tour is limited to 25 people.
8:00 pmHaight Street Trivia, Comedy, Gaming & Free Pizza Night | Milk Bar   FREE

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20 – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| PlanGrid HQ

Today, design strategy focuses on “the product” and its digital interfaces. But this vantage point ignores a key component to company success: the customer’s end-to-end, cross-channel experience with your organization. Enter service more...

4:00 pm“designedCollective” Jewelry & Accessories Pop-Up | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Bring money for other purchases.
5:00 pmThe Future of Web Design: Discussion, Free Beer & Account | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
5:30 pmThe Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s   FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
5:30 pm“Balancing Your Craft & Business” Panel Discussion & Happy Hour | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
5:30 pmTop of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: In the Heat of the Night | Nob Hill   FREE*
*We have been told that everything is complimentary, but things can change depending on your waiter. They certainly wouldn't like to serve someone who just drinks free wine and takes up a table all night without buying anything
6:00 pmHands-On Happy Hour: Build & Eat with the Team | Palo Alto   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pm12 Angry Designers On Current Design Issues | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:30 pmYum & Yummer: A Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE
7:00 pmFree Astronomy Lecture | Presidio   FREE
7:00 pm“Dream Hoarders” Book Reading & Discussion | Green Apple Books   FREE
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
8:00 pmVinyl Room Standup Comedy Show | Burlingame   FREE

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

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
12:00 pmFree Lunchtime Concert: R&B, Soul & Jazz | Oakland  FREE
12:30 pmLego Lunchtime Build-a-thon | Mountain View  FREE
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
5:30 pmFood First Meeting: A World Where People Have Access to Food | Berkeley  FREE