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Saturday, April 4

“Cars and Coffee”: Exotic & Muscle Car Meetup | SF

Come and view some really special cars and interact with other car lovers at Cars and Coffee. Unlike other car shows, their fantastic turn out allows them to limit the cars to truly rare, unique, or exotic vehicles. Spectator parking is at the lot next door for ...

2015 Macy’s Flower Show: Final Day | Union Square
Saturday, April 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
2015 Macy's Flower Show: Final Day | Union Square

Enjoy the last day of the annual Macy’s Flower Show on April 4, 2015.

Sick Plant Clinic | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden
Saturday, April 4 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Garden admission is free only if you're attending the Sick Plant Clinic.
| UC Botanical Garden
Sick Plant Clinic | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden

Find out which diseases ail your plants at the free monthly Sick Plant Clinic at the UC Berkeley Botanical Garden happening from 9 am to noon on the first Saturday of the month. Entomologists are also available to identify the pests that are living in your plants. Please cover plants ...

2015 Cambodian New Year Festival | Oakland
Saturday, April 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Peralta Hacienda Historical Park
2015 Cambodian New Year Festival | Oakland

In Oakland, local Cambodians are gathering for a joyous celebration that will include traditional Khmer music, dance, food, arts, crafts and other festivities from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday, April 4, 2015.
You can also sing karaoke and play Cambodian games for kids and adults. Cambodian artists will sell …

2015 Weiner Dog Easter Egg Hunt | Danville
Saturday, April 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated if you're bringing your doxie.
| Oak Hill Park
2015 Weiner Dog Easter Egg Hunt | Danville

Come see dozens of doxies dressed up like bunnies or in their Sunday best sniffing out Easter eggs filled with treats.
2015 Weiner Dog Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 4, 2015 | 10 am
Oak Hill Park, 3005 Stone Valley Rd, Danville
FREE, but an RSVP is appreciated if you’re bringing your …

Eggster’s 21st Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival | UC Berkeley
Saturday, April 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Campanile (UC Berkeley)
Eggster's 21st Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival | UC Berkeley

Eggster will be holding its Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival at the UC Berkeley Campus with an egg hunt, performances and live music, and tons of raffle prizes.
21st Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival
Saturday, April 4, 2015 | 10 am to 3 pm
Campanile (Sather Tower), UC Berkeley
FREE
In past …

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to six Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first weekend each month. Bank of America Free Museum Weekend First weekend of each month FREE but BofA ...

Tax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | SF
Saturday, April 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Tax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | SF

It’s still early in the tax season, but if you file early, not only will the IRS love you and send you flowers (not really), but you’ll get your refund early. The amazing volunteers of Tax Aid will help you file your tax return, so ...

2015 Spring Eggstravaganza Carnival & BBQ Contest | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, April 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: $8 | Sharon Meadow
2015 Spring Eggstravaganza Carnival & BBQ Contest | Golden Gate Park

Celebrate spring at the annual Eggstravaganza event at Sharon Meadow in Golden Gate Park from 11 am to 3 pm on Saturday, April 4, 2015.
This family-friendly event features egg hunts, carnival rides, games, live entertainment, kids activities and a heated barbecue competition between Rec and Park, …

2015 Ghirardelli Square Easter Festival | SF
Saturday, April 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ghirardelli Square
2015 Ghirardelli Square Easter Festival | SF

Ghirardelli Square hosts a free 2015 Easter Festival with tons of activities for kids of all ages.
Details for 2015 are still forthcoming, but in the past they’ve had free photos with the Easter bunny, glitter tattoos and balloon artists.
Ghirardelli Square Easter Festival
Saturday, April 4, 2015 | 11 am to 3 …

Healthy & Free First Saturdays | Marin Headlands
Saturday, April 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Point Bonita YMCA
Healthy & Free First Saturdays | Marin Headlands

On First Saturday, from 11 am to 12:30 pm every month, Point Bonita YMCA will be hosting a free program that promotes health and different dimensions of wellness including environmental, physical, intellectual, occupational, emotional, spiritual and social wellness. All ages are welcome and they encourage you ...

Ferry Plaza Farmers Market: Free Seasonal Cooking Demos | SF
Saturday, April 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Ferry Plaza Farmers Market: Free Seasonal Cooking Demos | SF

This waterfront market, run by the Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture (CUESA), has over 120 food, fruit, and vegetable vendors on Saturdays and the entire Bay as its beautiful backdrop. The Ferry Plaza Farmers Market operates year-round from 8 am to 2 pm. On ...

Nike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands
Saturday, April 4 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Nike Missile Site
Nike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands

Get an upclose look at a restored Cold War anti-aircraft missile site and hear intriguing stories from Nike veterans, park rangers, and volunteers from 12:30-3:30 pm, every first Saturday of the month. This valuable historical resource is the only restored Nike missile site in the entire country. It’s a ...

2015 Macy’s Flower Show: Family Fun Day | Union Square
Saturday, April 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
2015 Macy's Flower Show: Family Fun Day | Union Square

Join us for an afternoon the whole family can enjoy. Kids of all ages will love the activities we have planned like hands-on arts and crafts, face painting, balloons, music, games and more.
The event will take place on Level 5, Kids Department.

Non-Stop Bhangra: Punjabi Music & Dance | 2015 Macy’s Flower Show
Saturday, April 4 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
Non-Stop Bhangra: Punjabi Music & Dance | 2015 Macy's Flower Show

Come check out Non-Stop Bhangra as they celebrate the beautiful and vibrant spirit of Bhangra, a traditional Punjabi folk music and dance, through high-energy dance performances.

Shrubs: An Old Fashioned Drink for Modern Times | SF
Saturday, April 4 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Shrubs: An Old Fashioned Drink for Modern Times | SF

The history of shrubs, as revealed here, is as fascinating as the drinks are refreshing. These sharp and tangy infusions are simple to make and use, as you’ll discover with these recipes. Mix up some Red Currant Shrub for a Vermouth Cassis, or Apple Cinnamon …

MAPP: Art & Performance Crawl | Mission Dist.
Saturday, April 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Mission District
MAPP: Art & Performance Crawl | Mission Dist.

The April 2015 Mission Arts & Performances Project crawl is dedicated to the life, work and memory of Alejandro Nieto and Almicar Perez-Lopez, along with all victims of SF police murder.
Stay tuned for the details closer to the event.

SF Storytelling Podcast Launch Party “The Finch Files” | Bazaar Cafe
Saturday, April 4 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Food and beverages available for purchase.
| Bazaar Cafe
SF Storytelling Podcast Launch Party

Veteran San Francisco radio reporter/storyteller Peter Finch will launch his new podcast (“The Finch Files: Stories from San Francisco and Beyond”) with an evening of storytelling, and musical performances by Heather Combs and John Elliott.

Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, April 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
| SF Maritime National Historical Park
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF

Sailors and scallywags alike gather around for an evening of traditional sea songs and chanteys for the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park’s monthly chantey on the first Saturday night of each month at 8 pm. Park rangers will lead the public in traditional sea-faring tunes ...

SF Public Canvas: Aerial Dance Over Market Street | SF
SF Public Canvas: Aerial Dance Over Market Street | SF

The Bay Area’s premier vertical dance company Bandaloop, will present open rehearsals of a new multi-media project titled #SFPublicCanvas, in collaboration with Illuminate the Arts and Jonathan Rowe of Madrone Studios. An open source digital media canvas will be integrated with vertical dance on the ...

Free Theater: Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet | Oakland
Saturday, April 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations go to pay actors and benefit the Omni Commons.
| The Omni Commons
Free Theater: Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet | Oakland

See a free production of Romeo & Juliet, a tale of love’s triumph over violence and fear – Shakespeare distills this down to its archetypal essence. Kind of a big deal, right? It’s happening at 8 pm on March 27 and 28, plus April 3, ...

Push The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight
Saturday, April 4 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise, it's $6.
| Underground SF
Push The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight

Push The Feeling is monthly dance party happening every first Saturday at Underground SF (424 Haight St.) in the Lower Haight. Resident DJs YR Skull and epicsauce invite local and out-of-town guest DJs to their decks every month. The party is typically free before 10 pm with an RSVP, ...

Prince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa
Saturday, April 4 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Madrone Art Bar
Prince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa

Pay tribute to both the King of Pop and the Purple One every first Saturday of the month at the Madrone Art Bar’s “The Prince and Michael Experience,” which celebrates their work with a healthy dose of competition as fans go head-to-head on the dance ...

Sunday, April 5

2015 Easter In the Park: Hunky Jesus & Foxy Mary Contests | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, April 5 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*In case of bad weather, visit thesisters.org for location updates
| Hellman Hollow
2015 Easter In the Park: Hunky Jesus & Foxy Mary Contests | Golden Gate Park

The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, the kabuki-inspired cross-dressing nuns-of-fun, host their 36th Easter Sunday in the Park at Hellman Hollow in Golden Gate Park.
There’s a family-friendly Children’s Easter celebration at 11 am, but the real fun follows after the kids head home with adult-friendly fare like …

2015 SF Library Spring Book Sale: $1 Day | Fort Mason
Sunday, April 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Center
2015 SF Library Spring Book Sale: $1 Day | Fort Mason

Held at Fort Mason Center’s Festival Pavilion, the San Francisco Public Library’s Spring Book Sale will feature over 250,000 books, DVDs, CDs, books on tape, vinyl and other forms of media in over 70 categories. Friends of the SF Public Library 2015 Spring Book Sale ...

Free First Sunday Admission | Oakland Museum of California
Sunday, April 5 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Oakland Museum of California
Free First Sunday Admission | Oakland Museum of California

The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) brings together collections of art, history and natural science under one roof to tell the extraordinary stories of California and its people. As the only museum to focus entirely on the art and history of California, the diverse collections ...

Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF
Sunday, April 5 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
| Asian Art Museum
Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian Art, with a collection of over 17,000 artworks spanning 6,000 years of history. Normally $12, the museum offers free admission every first Sunday the month. Please ...

Free Yoga: Mellow Sunday Morning Vinyasa | SF
Sunday, April 5 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Please arrive 15 minutes early to reserve your spot.
| Art Attack SF
Free Yoga: Mellow Sunday Morning Vinyasa | SF

ArtAttackSF will host free yoga sessions right in the gallery from 10-11:30 am on Sundays beginning March 8 through April 26, 2015. This hour and a half yoga session welcomes all levels mellow vinyasa, and will provide plenty of creative inspiration as you stretch out ...

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, April 5 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
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 Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park
Sunday, April 5 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
Free Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park

Elevate your mind and lift your hearts under the open sky at Dolores Park at this Kundalini Yoga Flash Class taking place the first Sunday of every month. Just look for the Yogis, Yoginis and Large Gongs. Grab your mat, blanket, and water and join the community for ...

Free Hot Dog Day | Inner Richmond
Sunday, April 5 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Frankenart Mart
Free Hot Dog Day | Inner Richmond

The Frankenart Mart is a quirky “only in San Francisco” type of art gallery in the Inner Richmond. Not only do they have curious one-of-a-kind participatory art projects, but once a month there’s free hot dogs. Cat hair toppings are available. Keep in mind, this is ...

Ninja Rolling & Falling Workshop for Cyclists | Mission Dist.
Sunday, April 5 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Yoga
Ninja Rolling & Falling Workshop for Cyclists | Mission Dist.

Learn how to dive, survive, and return quickly to your feet (like the ninja you are) if you are ever unlucky enough to eat it while biking around town. This free two-hour workshop will teach you to do just that every first Sunday of the month at ...

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, April 5 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo Japanese American Center
Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo

San Mateo Kabuki Club is a well-established group that holds classes on the first Sunday of every month, focusing on Kabuki performances on film. Classes are open to the public. The group is led by two very passionate and knowledgeable experts on Kabuki. Films are ...

“Bring Your Own Big Wheel” Race 2015 | Potrero Hill
Sunday, April 5 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch; but $5 to $10 donations are requested to race
| 20th and Vermont

What’s that sound kids? It’s the sound of Big Wheels rolling!
Watch dozens of contestants at Bring Your Own Big Wheel 2015 (BYOBW) risk humiliation and serious injury racing their big wheels (those giant plastic tricycles from when we were kids – no rubber wheels allowed) down …

Original Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill
Sunday, April 5 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Thee Parkside
Original Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill

Original Famous Twang Sundays is a free, all-ages concert series at Thee Parkside in Potrero Hill. Come by every Sunday; there’s always a fresh traditional or contemporary live act and a surprise special to purchase from the kitchen.

Hillbilly Hootenanny West Side Revue | The Riptide
Sunday, April 5 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Riptide
Hillbilly Hootenanny West Side Revue | The Riptide

Head as far west as you can in San Francisco to The Riptide for a night of honky tonk and country with the “Hillbilly Hootenany West Side Revue,” every first Sunday of the month. The Hootenanny West Side Revue aims to combine the greatest local ...

“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, April 5 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room

Return of the Cypher (ROTC) is free live Hip-Hop show every Sunday at the Boom Boom Room that features an ever-changing lineup of artists and improvised sessions (know as “cyphers”) where beatboxers, emcees, and musicians collaborate in a spontaneous combustion of soulful skill. Every week, The ...

Every Saturday

Free Community Yoga Class | Berkeley
Every Saturday – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sports Basement (Berkeley)
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
Every Saturday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Rec Field: Golden Gate Park
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
Every Saturday – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Vessel Gallery
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 …

Saturday Night Bingo: Jell-O Shots & $50 Bar Tab | The Riptide
Every Saturday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to play, but bring cash for drinks.
Saturday Night Bingo: Jell-O Shots & $50 Bar Tab | The Riptide

The Riptide hosts a bingo party, every Saturday, which runs from about 6 pm to just after 8 pm. There are 3 rounds; you can win drinks, prizes, and the final blackout round prize is a $50 bar tab. Get lubricated with $3 Blue Moons
When …

Free Comedy Showcase & Dance Party | Berkeley
Every Saturday – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE
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
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 …

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