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Monday, May 29

Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony | Milpitas
Monday, May 29 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Veterans Plaza
Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony | Milpitas

Join the city of Milpitas as they honor and commemorate the lives of men and women whose lives were lost in active military service.
Their remembrance ceremony will be held at the Veterans Memorial Flag Plaza in Milpitas, located next to Milpitas City Hall, on Monday May …

Memorial Day Super Sidewalk Sale at Premium Outlets | Livermore
Monday, May 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Premium Outlets
Memorial Day Super Sidewalk Sale at Premium Outlets | Livermore

Enjoy extra discounts on top of up to 65% off every day savings at over 180 designer and brand name outlets including 7 For All Mankind, Armani, Calvin Klein, DKNY, Guess, J.Crew, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger and more. Many retailers will offer deeply discounted merchandise ...

SF City Guides Memorial Day 2017 | 13 Free Guided Walking Tours
Monday, May 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| All Over San Francisco
SF City Guides Memorial Day 2017 | 13 Free Guided Walking Tours

If you have the day off on Memorial Day, why not spend part of your day learning something new about the city you love. San Francisco City Guides will be offering thirteen free guided walking tours on Memorial Day Monday.
All tours are free and open to the public, …

2017 Memorial Day Parade | Mill Valley
Monday, May 29 – 9:45 am | Cost: FREE | Lytton Square (Mill Valley)
2017 Memorial Day Parade | Mill Valley

Mill Valley turns red, white and blue for their Memorial Day parade, recognizing those who gave their lives for their country starting at 10:30 am Monday, May 29, 2017.
Before the parade begins, there will be a pre-parade celebration and flag raising at 9:45 am at Lytton …

2017 Memorial Day Commemoration & Tour | Oakland
Monday, May 29 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Cemetery
2017 Memorial Day Commemoration & Tour | Oakland

Join Mountain View Cemetery to honor all veterans at the 96th Annual Memorial Day Commemoration at 10 am on Monday, May 29, 2017.
The 2017 Memorial Day ceremony will be held at the second fountain on the Main Avenue of the cemetery.
Complimentary refreshments will follow the …

Memorial Day Free Entry | Ardenwood Historic Farm
Monday, May 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Ardenwood Historic Farm
Memorial Day Free Entry | Ardenwood Historic Farm

Come down to Ardenwood Historic Farm for a free admission day from 10 am to 4 pm on Memorial Day Monday, May 29, 2017.
Help with farm chores, ride the train, and tour the Victorian farmhouse. Taste farm-baked cookies from our outdoor wood stove, try your skills at …

Memorial Day Open House: Tide Discovery Walk & Fish Feeding | Crown Memorial State Beach
Monday, May 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Crab Cove
Memorial Day Open House: Tide Discovery Walk & Fish Feeding | Crown Memorial State Beach

On Memorial Day, stop into the Crab Cove Visitors Center at Crown Memorial State Beach for their open house to meet their turtle and snake, make a nature craft and more; there will be fun for the family all day long. Try their self-guided history walk; just ask …

Memorial Day 2017 Commemoration & Parade | Presidio
Monday, May 29 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Main Post Lawn
Memorial Day 2017 Commemoration & Parade | Presidio

Join veterans, families, and the community for the annual Memorial Day commemoration at the Presidio. The formal program includes music and remarks by military and civilian dignitaries.
2017 Memorial Day Commemoration & Parade
Monday, May 29, 2017 | 10:30 am to 2 pm
Presidio Main Post and National Cemetery, San Francisco
FREE
Schedule …

2017 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough
Monday, May 29 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Hillsborough North School
2017 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough

Bring the family to celebrate Hillsborough’s 8th annual Memorial Day Parade, Carnival and Music Festival.
The parade starts at Town Hall at 10:30 am. Carnival, food trucks and music festival follow at North School. Returning this year are the San Mateo County Horsemen’s Association Color Guard, Wells …

San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | 2017
Monday, May 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Ramon Central Park
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | 2017

> View 2017 Schedule
Chevron Stage
On the soccer field adjacent to the tennis courts. Bring your lawn chairs & blankets.

11:00 – 12:00 Eden Aoba Taiko – Taiko Drumming
12:30 – 2:30 Extra Large – World Music
3:00 – 3:30 Memorial Day Program
4:00 – 6:00 Decades – ’50s- Today’s …

Point Reyes Open Studios: Memorial Day Weekend | North Bay
Monday, May 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Point Reyes
Point Reyes Open Studios: Memorial Day Weekend | North Bay

The epic and oh so very relaxed coastal beauty of Point Reyes—located 35 miles north of San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge—reveals yet another dimension to be appreciated when the ceramicists, photographers, sculptors, painters, printmakers, and other local artists who live and work there ...

19th Annual Memorial Day Service | Colma Cemetery
Monday, May 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
19th Annual Memorial Day Service | Colma Cemetery

Cypress Lawn invites the public to attend its 19th Annual Memorial Day Program at 1 pm on Monday, May 29, 2017.
Cypress Lawn pays tribute to all veterans for their service in defense of the freedom that we are all enjoying. All families and friends of veterans and the …

2017 Memorial Day Celebration, Rock ‘n Roll & Free BBQ | San Anselmo
2017 Memorial Day Celebration, Rock 'n Roll & Free BBQ | San Anselmo

Spend the day with Vets who have served our country at The American Legion Post 179 at their fun annual Memorial Day Celebration at the Log Cabin and Dugout Bar from 1-7 pm on Monday, May 29, 2017.
There will be a free BBQ, live rock ‘n roll …

Memorial Day Picnic in Dolores Park | SF
Monday, May 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring your own food and drinks
| Mission Dolores Park
Memorial Day Picnic in Dolores Park | SF

Cory & Natalie are tech workers who live in San Francisco with their dog (Donut). But before calling San Francisco home, they were interns here – they created The Real Intern SF Facebook page to help connect interns to truly local locations, community service & …

Embarcadero Skyway: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Embarcadero Skyway: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides

Most of the tour is above the ground. View “Rockefeller Center West” from a different angle and discover a hidden urban oasis. Tread on buried ships that once housed saloons, jails, stores and brothels.
Meet in front of 400 Sansome Street (at Sacramento). Lots of stairs; …

Tuesday, May 30

Renee & Irish Greg’s Pop Up: Free Entertainment & Happy Hour | SF
Renee & Irish Greg's Pop Up: Free Entertainment & Happy Hour | SF

This is a night of free entertainment offering great music and conversation. Starring Matt Jaffe & The Distractions, Matt’s musical mentor Jerry Harrison of the Talking Heads will stop by for a chat and they’ll get everything started with San Geronimo making this an all-Marin affair …

“Janesville: An American Story” Book Discussion | Green Apple Books
Tuesday, May 30 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books and Music

Please join Green Apple Books on Clement street Tuesday, May 30th at 7:00pm when they’ll be welcoming author and pulitzer prize winning Washington Post journalist Amy Goldstein. UC Berkeley sociology professor and Strangers in Their Own Land author Arlie Russell Hochschild joins themthat evening as well …

“The End of My Career” Book Talk & Signing | SF
Tuesday, May 30 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP appreciated but not required.
| The Booksmith

In her new memoir, Martha Grover goes undercover. Whether cleaning houses or looking for love, she peels back the surfaces of ordinary moments and reveals a life both hilarious and traumatic. The End of My Career sees Grover living with her parents again as she …

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Wonder Woman” | AMC Van Ness
Tuesday, May 30 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Van Ness 14
Free Sneak Preview Movie:

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Wonder Woman,” a fantasy adventure movie starring Gal Gadot.
>Unfortunately, they have reached the RSVP limit and the guestlist is now closed.
Free Film Screening: Wonder Woman
May 30, 2017 | 7:30 pm
AMC Van Ness 14
RSVP code: WWFCSF

Tickets available …

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Wonder Woman” | AMC Saratoga
Tuesday, May 30 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Saratoga
Free Sneak Preview Movie:

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Wonder Woman,” a fantasy adventure movie starring Gal Gadot.
>Unfortunately, they have reached the RSVP limit and the guestlist is now closed.
Free Film Screening: Wonder Woman
May 30, 2017 | 7:30 pm
AMC Saratoga
RSVP code: WWFCSJ

Tickets available through https://www.wbtickets.com/main/code_redeem
Tickets …