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Saturday, October 17
Sharktoberfest Party | SF
Enjoy a day of free activities with shark science, shark experts, shark art, shark films, shark conservation, beer, food, & live music. Come in costume for the Ocean Life Parade and costume contest at 3pm.
SPECIAL PROGRAMS ($5/PERSON)
Sharkitecture: 12:30 pm & 2:30 pm
Anatomy of a Shark ...
Uncovering The Parkside: Rare Walking Tour | SF
Find out about the Parkside, the first neighborhood to begin growing on the west side of SF in the early 1900s. You’ll find out how public transportation made the difference and learn to identify the three major periods of development by the houses you see.
This tour is offered in May and October only.
Meet at ...
Win Tix: Treasure Island Music Festival: Saturday | 2015
The Treasure Island Music Festival returns to SF on October 17-18, 2015 with a jam-packed two-day lineup of bands along with an eclectic mix of interactive art installations, roaming performers, a brand new Comedy stage and, of course, the spectacular 60 ft. ferris wheel.
Oh, and the ...
Saturday Blues Concert in the Park | McLaren Park
The iconic Jerry Garcia Amphitheater at McLaren Park features a variety of local performers and varied music genres from August to October 2015. Situated on a sunny hillside meadow and surrounded by tall shade trees, the Jerry Garcia Amphitheatre creates an intimate, friendly setting, allowing ...
Litquake 2015: Free Saturday Events | Oct. 17
San Francisco’s legendary annual Litquake festival features hundreds of authors, poets and journalists in a myriad of separate events throughout the Bay Area to foster interest in literature for people of all ages, perpetuate a sense of literary community, and provide a vibrant forum for Bay Area writing. Litquake 2015 October ...
“Swap-O-Rama-Rama” DIY Workshop & Clothing Swap | Oakland
Swap-O-Rama-Rama is a nonprofit community clothing swap with a do-it-yourself workshop in which attendees explore the process of reuse and collective creativity together. Every third Saturday of the month (except for May when they’re at the Maker Faire), they host a meetup where they encourage beginners to experts alike to ...
Pyramid Alehouse’s “‘Staches & Steins” Oktoberfest Bash | Walnut Creek
Celebrate Oktoberfest with Pyramid Alehouse’s ‘Staches & Steins party in their beer garden in Walnut Creek on Saturday, October 17, 2015.
Come in your lederhosen and dirndls and you may win a prize.
2015 ‘Staches & Steins Activites:
Live music from The Up and Down
Stein & Beer specials: ...
Lit Crawl 2015: 101 Events, 3 Hours & 100s of Authors | Mission District
The 11th annual Lit Crawl will span over three hours in the Mission District’s Valencia Street corridor, featuring an astonishing 101 literary readings and events, including poetry, fiction, nonfiction, comedy and more, in bookstores, bars, galleries, restaurants, stores, cafés, community spaces, a bookmobile, a vibrator ...
“Critical Hit” Comedy Show, Free Pizza & Free Candy | Oakland
The boys of Critical Hit bring stand-up comedy to Oakland’s It’s Your Move game store for monthly shows happening every first Saturday and third of the month. Enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and some free comedy from some of the Bay Area’s favorite comedians. ...
Sunday, October 18
Inner Sunset Sundays 2015 | October Block Party & Flea Market
Inner Sunset Sundays is a cross between a block party, a festival, and a street fair. The whole neighborhood is invited to create a public space where everyone can all enjoy their community, food, music, games, dance, art, children’s activities, after-dark surprises, and more. 2015 Inner ...
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio from 11 am to 4 pm every Sunday through the fall at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect yummy offerings available for purchase from San Francisco’s favorite eateries and food trucks, Mimosa and Bloody Mary drink kits, ...
Free Sailboat Ride Day: Cal Sailing Club | Berkeley
Come out and enjoy almost-monthly free sail boat rides aboard a fleet of keelboats and dinghies with Cal Sailing Club, a non-profit, volunteer-run sailing club on the Berkeley Marina. Please try to arrive early as possible – depending on the conditions and the amount of people, the sign-up/rides may ...
49ers v. Ravens: Tailgate Game Party & Cheap Beer Day | SoMa
Cheer on the 49ers with Funcheap at SoMa Streat Food Park all season long and watch the game on 10+ TVs, including three 80″ big screens, up to 10 food trucks and street food vendors, plus beer specials. For most games this season we will featuring fun ...
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Free Community Yoga Class | Berkeley
Grab your yoga mat and come to Sports Basement Berkeley for some relaxing weekend yoga. Community classes take place every Saturday.
Please BYOM (Bring Your Own Mat) and water bottle. All levels are welcome.
Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park
Come and play outdoors, in nature. Enjoy inverting, reverting, and melting into the ground. Join up every Saturday for a rejuvenating morning flow and meditation for body, mind, and spirit.
Purusha yogis teach free yoga on Saturday mornings in Golden Gate Park at 11 am, as part of …
Saturday Stroll Art Walk | Oakland
Love art, but find the Murmur to be more like a scream? Then the Saturday Stroll might be just what the artist ordered.
The Saturday Stroll is quieter and more focused on the art in the galleries that participate in Oakland’s highly popular Art Murmur, luring in art enthusiasts who prefer …
“The Setup” Underground Comedy Show & Happy Hour | SF
The Setup is an underground stand-up comedy show in the heart of San Francisco. This venue used to be the green room for the legendary Blackhawk jazz venue where Miles Davis used to play. Now, it’s a comedy show that features established comedians from around the …
Free Comedy Showcase & Dance Party | Berkeley
Comedian Johan Miranda presents a Saturday Night Comedy Showcase, every Saturday night at Pappy’s Bar in Berkeley.
This free stand-up comedy showcase features comedians from all around the Bay Area at 8:30 pm followed by a DJ dance party.
Saturday Night Jazz Show | Fillmore
Come relax in the Heritage Lounge of 1300 on Fillmore and listen a free jazz performance during Saturday Night Live Music.
The band lineup will change weekly and they do take some Saturdays off so make sure to check the schedule to see who’s performing.
There is no cover …
Free Award Winning Improvised Comedy Show | Fremont
Come out for a night of big laughs as The 5 Play cast explores the fun, exciting, and silly nature of human relationships in an unforgettable show of completely improvised scenes and stories every Saturday at 9 pm.
Using an audience suggestion, 5 Play will perform …