Sunday, July 3, 2016

WorldOne Festival Pre-Party & StoneSoul Picnic | El Cerrito
Sunday, July 3 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cerrito Vista Park

El Cerrito hosts the 18th Annual WorldOne Festival featuring live reggae, dub and world music, plus circus performers on July 3-4, 2016. July 3, 2016 – WorldOne Stone Soul Picnic from 5-7 pm July 4, 2016 more...

Monday, July 4, 2016

4th at the Wharf: Fireworks Display & Live Entertainment | 2016
Monday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fisherman's Wharf

Come spend the day in the Fisherman’s Wharf District at Pier 39, Old Fisherman’s Wharf, Aquatic Park and Beach, and Ghirardelli Square. In addition to the street performers and local attractions there more...

All DayEl Cerrito | WorldOne Festival: World Music & Circus Festival | 2016   FREE
All DayBerkeley Marina | 4th of July Fireworks & All Day Festival | 2016   FREE
All DaySan Francisco Fireworks: 4th of July | 2016   FREE
5:00 pmAngel Island | 4th of July Fireworks Viewing Party | 2016   $120*
*Special Arrangement Evening Ferry Tickets are required: $120 Adults and $85 Children (5-12 years)
5:00 pmBlueCart’s “The Dinner Table” Foodie Talk Series | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pmFree Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room   FREE
8:00 pmSuper Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF   FREE
8:30 pmMore Fun at Blondie’s Comedy Show With Free Cake | SF   FREE
9:00 pm“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.   FREE

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day
Tuesday, July 5 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Conservatory of Flowers

Whether you’re a native San Franciscan, a visitor from the other side of the world, or a budding botanist, the Conservatory of Flowers offers an intimate, up-close experience with over 1,700 more...

7:00 pmNerd Nite North Bay | Novato   $5
8:00 pmIt’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight   FREE
9:00 pmWood Shoppe Free Concert Series | Brick & Mortar   FREE

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Wednesday, July 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kozy Kar Bar

Produced by two of San Francisco’s fastest rising stars: Zack Chapaloni and Joe Gorman, Kozy Kar Bar presents The Dirty Show w/ Zack & Joe. This standup comedy show features a more...

All DayFree First Wednesday | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden  FREE
10:00 amOakland Free Guided Walking Tours | Chinatown  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to
11:00 amStitch In: Come By, Meet People & Stitch | SF  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmFolk Rock Concert: Doobie Decibel System | Union Square Live  FREE
6:30 pmDrink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout  FREE
6:45 pm1st Wednesday Author Reading Series | Oakland  FREE*
*Free reading, but bring some money if you want to get food and drinks.
7:00 pmEast Bay Science Cafe | Albany  FREE
8:00 pmBowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay  FREE

Thursday, July 7, 2016

53rd Cable Car Bell Ringing Contest | Union Square
Thursday, July 7 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

Muni’s top bell ringing crewmen compete in the annual Cable Car Bell Ringing Contest in Union Square. A great San Francisco tradition, this competition features the best of SFMTA’s professional bell-ringers vying for the more...

10:00 amPez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame  FREE
12:30 pmCal Raijin Taiko: Witness An Ancient Japanese Percussion Tradition | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
6:00 pmFirst Thursday Art Party at the Phoenix Hotel | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
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.
6:00 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 pmFirst Thursdays Art + Live Music at The Red Vic | Haight   FREE
8:00 pmNew Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.   FREE
8:00 pmOutdoor Waterfront Movie Night: “Ghostbusters” | Jack London Sq.   FREE
8:00 pm“The Smart Culture Show” Comedy Showcase | Oakland   $5
8:30 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Underground Comedy Night | SF   FREE

Friday, July 8, 2016

Be Amazed With The Red Panda Acrobats | Yerba Buena Gardens
Friday, July 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)

Combining exceptional athletic skills, traditional Chinese music, dazzling costumes, and a fast-paced show sure to amaze viewers of all ages, the Red Panda Acrobats bring the ancient art of Chinese acrobatics more...

5:00 pmSecond Fridays Art Walk | San Rafael   FREE
6:00 pmBerkeley Critical Mass | 2nd Fridays   FREE
6:00 pm2nd Friday Art Walk: “Estuary Art Attack” | Oakland & Alameda   FREE
6:00 pm“Millennials Ruin Everything”: Free Comedy & Oysters Night | El Rio   FREE*
*Free, suggested donation $5
6:30 pmGrotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5.
7:30 pmYeti: Stand-up Comedy With Free Wine | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pm“She Rocks” Live Music, Comedy & Drag Showcase | SF   $5
8:00 pmSad Comedy & Free Soup: Music & Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*RSVP is required for free admission
8:45 pmFriday Night Outdoor Roller Skate DJ Party: “Midnight Rollers” | SF   FREE
9:00 pmInflux: Monthly Live Music & DJ Night | Oakland   FREE
10:00 pmLast Nite: A 2000’s Indie Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*FREE before 10pm. $10 after.

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Saturday, July 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Brought 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 designers, antiquers, collectors, artists, start-ups and more...

10:00 amFree Oakland Summer Walking Tours | City Center  FREE*
*Free, but reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to
10:00 amPhotography Meetup: Tips About Photography | SF  FREE
12:00 pmEco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF   FREE
1:00 pmThe Klezmatics & The Charming Hostess: Yiddish Celebratory Music | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
2:00 pmDowntown Campbell Second Saturdays: Music, Art & Food   FREE

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Sweatin' to the '80s: Throwback Outdoor Fitness Class | SF
Sunday, July 10 – 10:30 am | Cost: $1*
*Donation based, but an RSVP is required. 18 & up.
| Secret Location (SF)

Grab your leotards, leg warmers and sweatbands and join a fun-filled, sexified fitness class that pays tribute to the days of Fonda and Simmons. It’s an ’80s throwback. Expect to sweat, laugh, and more...

All DayMarine Mammal Center Science Sunday | Sausalito  FREE
10:30 am“Sunday Assembly” Silicon Valley Community Gathering | Mountain View  FREE
11:00 am“Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Tenderloin   FREE
11:00 amVery Vegan Sundays | SoMa   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
2:00 pmSan Francisco Symphony: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival   FREE
2:00 pmCircus Bella: Your Favorite One Ring Circus | Union Square Live   FREE
6:30 pmParaiso Parallax: Film Screening & Discussion | SF   FREE
8:00 pmShapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland   FREE

Monday, July 11, 2016

7:30 pmWitches Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF  FREE*
*free to see the show, $5 to enter the witchy raffle
8:00 pmSomething Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF  FREE
8:00 pmBasement Comedy Night: “The People Under The Stairs” | Mission Dist.  $5*
*$5 with an RSVP to, or $10 at the door.
9:00 pmWheel of Karaoke: Comedy & Music Battle | Make-Out Room  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested and donations are accepted

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Free Admission Day | San Francisco Botanical Garden

The San Francisco Botanical Garden is one of the most diverse gardens in the world. A unique urban oasis, the Garden is a living museum within Golden Gate Park, offering 55 more...

12:30 pmPoetry Readings On Your Lunch Break | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
6:30 pmCookies & Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
8:00 pmFree Women’s Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but there is a two drink minimum and donations are welcome.
9:00 pmHaightian Democracy Free Stand-Up | SF   FREE

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

10:00 amFree Summer Walking Tours | Victorian-Era Oakland  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
6:00 pmFree Slackline Yoga Class: Focus, Balance & Strength | SF  $5*
*Must register on Eventbrite. Tickets are non-refundable.
6:00 pmBlues & Rock Concert: Crosscut | Union Square Live  FREE
7:30 pmFree AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley  FREE
9:00 pmReal Live Comedians Showcase | Piano Fight  FREE*
*Limited free tickets with RSVP for Funcheapers; otherwise admission is $10 online or $15 at the door.
9:30 pmDream Queens Revue Drag Show | Tenderloin  FREE

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Tiffany Austin: Nothing But Old-school Jazz & R&B | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, July 14 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

The West Coast’s fastest rising jazz vocalist, Tiffany Austin combines an ever-growing command of the jazz tradition with a deep love for old-school and contemporary R&B. Her 2015 debut album Nothing But more...

7:00 pmFree Classic Movie Night | Orinda   FREE
7:00 pm“Sandbox”: Live Games Open Mic | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
7:00 pmFree Movie Night | Orinda Theatre   FREE

Friday, July 15, 2016

That '80s Show: The Ultimate '80s Dance Party | SF
Friday, July 15 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, $5 after. 21+
| Neck Of The Woods

That ’80s Show is the ultimate ’80s party. Every 3rd Friday of the month DJ Dave Paul breaks down the ’80s and reconstructs the decade at Neck of the Woods. Bust out more...

5:00 pmFree Family Dinner & Movie | SF  FREE
5:00 pm“3rd On Third” Arts & Music | Bayview  FREE
8:00 pmSeduction Feroce: Burlesque & Drag Variety Show | Oakland  $5*
*$5 when you mention Funcheap at the door; otherwise, tickets are $10. 21+

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Boppin' At The Bookshelves: Vintage Swing Dance Party | Fremont

Join for a totally free Swingin’ Dance Party and Vintage ’50’s Rock n’ Roll Record Hop for all ages to support and spread retro swing dancing, the vintage lifestyle, and rockabilly 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
10:30 amMakerSpace: 3D Printers, Robots & Sewing Machines | South SF  FREE
11:00 amDrop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View  FREE
1:00 pm“Swap-O-Rama-Rama” DIY Workshop & Clothing Swap | Oakland   FREE
1:00 pmChant, Sing & Dance Along to the Ola Project | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
5:00 pm2016 Beast Crawl: 150 Authors, 36 Venues, 3 Hours | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pm“Critical Hit” Comedy Show, Free Pizza & Free Candy | Oakland   $5*
*Admission is $5, and you'll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy
9:00 pmThe Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP, or $5 at the door.

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Joan Osborne's Soul Revue: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival
Sunday, July 17 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stern Grove

GRAMMY-winner Joan Osborne brings her Soul Revue to the Stern Grove Festival stage for an afternoon of Motown classics. Local band John Brothers Piano Company open the show with a mix of more...

11:00 amSunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Oakland  FREE
3:00 pmSF’s “Antique Vibrator Museum” Free Guided Tour Day | Good Vibrations   FREE*
*Free, but you must RSVP at least 72 hours in advance by calling the Polk St. store location at (415) 345-0400.

Monday, July 18, 2016

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.