Free Zeitgeist Bull Rides
Fun & Games
Free Zeitgeist Bull Rides
Annual bull riding competition in the beer garden w/ drink specials
Hidden Pianos in SF's Civil War Fort
City Discoveries
Hidden Pianos in SF's Civil War Fort
Enjoy "PianFrancisco" underneath the Golden Gate Bridge on August 23-25
Free National Parks Day
Get Out: Events
Free National Parks Day
This Sunday it's National Public Lands Day - one of just 5 free national parks day for 2019

Saturday, August 24

Free Legion of Honor Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday
Free Legion of Honor Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday

, the Legion of Honor offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to San Francisco residents. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require the full admission price. Saturdays feature engaging art experiences for the entire family, ...Every Saturday

Free de Young Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday
Free de Young Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday

, the de Young offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to San Francisco residents. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require the full admission price. Saturdays feature engaging art experiences for the entire family, including ...Every Saturday

2019 Chocolate & Chalk Art Festival | Berkeley
2019 Chocolate & Chalk Art Festival | Berkeley
The sidewalks along Shattuck Ave. in the Gourmet Ghetto in North Berkeley are the target of artists young and old, professional and greenhorn during the 21st Chocolate & Chalk Art Festival on Saturday, August 24, 2019. 2019 Chocolate & Chalk Art Festival Saturday, August 24, 2019 | ...
32nd Annual Oakland Chinatown Streetfest | 2019
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Oakland Chinatown
32nd Annual Oakland Chinatown Streetfest | 2019

On August 24 & 25, the Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce (OCCC) will be presenting its 32nd Annual Chinatown StreetFest. The two-day event runs from 10 am to 5:30 pm and is free to the public. Consisting of more than 150 booths, the festival will ...

2019 Silicon Valley Pride Festival & Parade | South Bay
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Parade is free.
| Plaza de Cesar Chavez
2019 Silicon Valley Pride Festival & Parade | South Bay

The 44th annual Silicon Valley Pride (formerly San Jose Pride) is the largest LGBT event held in the South Bay. This annual parade and festival celebrates the diversity of the community and promoting outreach and awareness while having a lot of fun as well. 2019 Silicon Valley Pride ...

San Francisco Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | SF County Fair Building
San Francisco Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park

The Vintage Paper Fair features one of the West Coast’s largest selection of postcards, trade cards, stereoviews, photography, labels, brochures, Victorian transportation, sports memorabilia, and all manner of curious, beautiful and interesting old paper. San Francisco Vintage Paper Fair 2019 – January 5 & 6 – ...

Hidden Pianos & Free Concert Inside SF’s Civil War Era Fort | Fort Point
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*This event is free. No RSVP required.
| Fort Point National Historic Site
Hidden Pianos & Free Concert Inside SF's Civil War Era Fort | Fort Point

We’re doing something that we’ve never done before: In partnership with our friends at PianFrancisco, Art in the Parks will be putting pianos in one of San Francisco’s oldest and most iconic buildings, Fort Point. Located under the Golden Gate Bridge, Fort Point was built ...

2019 Palo Alto Festival of the Arts | Saturday
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | University Avenue (Palo Alto)
2019 Palo Alto Festival of the Arts | Saturday

The festival-celebrating its thirty-eighth year, the Palo Alto Festival of the Arts takes place annually on tree-lined University Avenue in beautiful downtown Palo Alto, featuring 300 talented artisans and crafters from all over the country, as well as throughout the Bay Area, bringing hundreds of one-of-a-kind art ...

2019 Foster City Summer Days | August 23-25
Saturday, August 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Leo J. Ryan Park
2019 Foster City Summer Days | August 23-25

The City of Foster City is excited to host a new community event, Summer Days, coming August 23-25, 2019 to Leo J. Ryan Park. The multi-day festival is a great opportunity for families, neighbours, and friends to connect and to celebrate the Foster City community. ...

2019 Egyptian King Tut Festival | East Bay
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | St. Antonius Coptic Church
2019 Egyptian King Tut Festival | East Bay

Come visit the 30th annual King Tut Festival, where you will be instantly transported back in time to see a village of Egyptians making handmade food, playing live music, creating handmade items and displaying a bazaar with one of a kind imported items. 2019 King ...

2019 Stockton Pride: Live Music, Dancing & Beer Garden
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: $5 | Weber Point Events Center
2019 Stockton Pride: Live Music, Dancing & Beer Garden
It’s time again. The 8th annual Stockton Pride festival at Weber Point features live entertainment performances and over 150 exhibitors showcasing a large variety of food options, shopping opportunities, and community resources. 2019 Stockton Pride Saturday, August 24, 2019 | 11 am to 7 pm Weber Point Events ...
Castro Valley Greek Festival: Authentic Food, Dance & Music | 2019
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Resurrection Greek Orthodox Church
Castro Valley Greek Festival: Authentic Food, Dance & Music | 2019

Enjoy the authenticity and flavors of Greece when the Resurrection Greek Orthodox Church transforms itself into Mini-Greece for the 48th annual Greek Festival. Opa. Serving the most authentic Greek meals outside of Athens. The featured a-la-carte entrees include roasted lamb or Greek roasted chicken seasoned to ...

2019 Concord Taco Fest | East Bay
Saturday, August 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: $15 | Todos Santos Plaza
2019 Concord Taco Fest | East Bay
Coming to Todos Santos Plaza on August 24, 2019, The Concord Taco Festival features two dozen taco vendors, luchador wrestling, chihuahua races, and more. Tickets are$15 and includes (2) $3 tacos. Kids and seniors over 65 enter for free (but free admission tickets do not include ...
“Dilli Haat” Indian Food & Folk Festival 2019 | Cupertino
Saturday, August 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Cupertino Memorial Park (Stevens Creek)
"Dilli Haat" Indian Food & Folk Festival 2019 | Cupertino
Did you miss going to India this Summer? Dilli Haat transports you to the magical world of Indian art and heritage presented through a fascinating panorama of craft, cuisine and cultural activities. 2019 Activities: Curry Competition Indian Fashion Pop-Up Show Incredible India Folk Dance Competition Celebrate Janmasthami with your Radha ...
Rotten City Block Party & Dog Contest | Emeryville
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Rotten City (between Hollis & Emery)
Rotten City Block Party & Dog Contest | Emeryville
On Saturday, August 24th from 11:30 am to 4:30 pm, the City of Emeryville is hosting the inaugural Rotten City Block Party along Park Avenue between Hollis and Emery in Emeryville. Mayor Ally Medina says “the Rotten City Block Party will be a celebration where we ...
The San Francisco Peace Festival | 2019
Saturday, August 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Buchanan Street Mall
The San Francisco Peace Festival | 2019
The Peace Festival is a celebration of the beauty and diversity of the Buchanan Mall neighborhood, and a call to choose peace over violence. This year’s festival will be the best and biggest yet. Performers and Attractions Include: Emcee Lady Blue, Western Addition resident and luminary Appearance by rapper, ...
Celebrate Oakland’s First Rainbow Crosswalk & Pre-Pride Block Party | 2019
Saturday, August 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The White Horse Bar
Celebrate Oakland's First Rainbow Crosswalk & Pre-Pride Block Party | 2019
Come celebrate the 1-year anniversary of Oakland’s first Rainbow Crosswalks, along with Oakland Pride & our amazing Upper Telegraph community. There will be Queer First Fridays DJs and Dance Party, Drag shows, food, drinks and more. And although there’s still a long road ahead, this event ...
Due South Concert Series w/ Mexican Institute of Sound & Helado Negro | SF
Saturday, August 24 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*VIP Premium Seats Available Starting at $50.
| Jerry Garcia Amphitheatre (McLaren Park)
Due South Concert Series w/ Mexican Institute of Sound & Helado Negro | SF
The kick-off concert will feature the Latin folk-infused electronica of Mexican Institute Of Sound and the ambient cosmic pop songsmith Helado Negro. Mexico City DJ and Producer Camilo Lara is the driving force behind Mexican Institute of Sound, who have built an international reputation and ...
“A Lord Of A Ring In A Suitcase” Theatrical Adventure | Alameda
Saturday, August 24 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Franklin Park (Alameda)
"A Lord Of A Ring In A Suitcase" Theatrical Adventure | Alameda

One does not simply walk into Mordor… without a change of costume. Join Samuel Peaches and his adventuresome band of travelling thespians as they courageously attempt to enact J.R.R. Tolkien’s Fellowship Of The Ring in under an hour. Help the Peripatetic Players run from ringwraiths, ...

San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Treasure Island” | Berkeley
Saturday, August 24 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Downtown Berkeley BART
San Francisco Mime Troupe's "Treasure Island" | Berkeley

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 60th season with more free and lively performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2019 production “Treasure Island” The Musical – A Toxic Tale of Corporate Corsairs, Swashbuckling Swindlers, and Big Buck Buccaneers ...

The Rubinoos Free In-store Concert | Amoeba Berkeley
Saturday, August 24 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (Berkeley)
The Rubinoos Free In-store Concert | Amoeba Berkeley
Bay Area legends The Rubinoos celebrate the release of their new album, From Home (out August 23 on Yep Roc Records), with a live set and signing at Amoeba Berkeley on Saturday, August 24th at 3pm. Buy their new album at Amoeba Berkeley to get ...
Zeitgeist’s Free Summer Bull Ride Competition | SF
Saturday, August 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to compete
| Zeitgeist
Zeitgeist's Free Summer Bull Ride Competition | SF
Come join us for an epic bull ride competition in the Zeitgeist backyard on August 24th between 6 pm and 9 pm. Free to compete. Winner takes all. Cazadores and Pacifico specials all day. Zeitgeist Bull Ride Competition Saturday, August 24, 2019 | 6-9p Zeitgeist, 199 Valencia St. ...
Downtown SF’s Desi Comedy Night | Every Saturday
Saturday, August 24 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP for first 100 people. $10 at door without RSVP
| Bar Fluxus
Downtown SF's Desi Comedy Night | Every Saturday

It’s San Francisco’s brand new (and only) weekly Desi Comedy Night at a cool downtown SF art bar with HellaFunny and Funcheap. See a showcase of some of the Bay Area’s top comedians of Indian, Pakistani, Sri Lankan, Bangladeshi, Afghani, and South Asian descent. Let’s celebrate the ...Every Saturday

Indian Flash Mob Street Parade “Non Stop Bhangra” | Mission Dist.
Indian Flash Mob Street Parade "Non Stop Bhangra" | Mission Dist.
Join the Non Stop Bhangra crew and take on a colorful journey to experience an Indian Wedding Party filled with rich colors, dancers, drummers, djs, sweets, snacks, henna, visuals and more. Kicking off the night with a “Baraat Mob” street procession with live instruments dancing their ...
White Out Party: An All White End of Summer Party | SF
Saturday, August 24 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Executive Order Bar & Grill
White Out Party: An All White End of Summer Party | SF
We’re closing out the summer with a white themed party at the beautiful and spacious Executive Order Bar & Grill. Free entry with RSVP and specials on white drinks and shots all night. All are welcome (invite your friends) but priority entrance will be given to ...
Free Tix: Bootie SF “Beach vs. Playa” Party | DNA Lounge
Saturday, August 24 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required on RushTix. Comp tickets are limited
| DNA Lounge
Free Tix: Bootie SF "Beach vs. Playa" Party | DNA Lounge
Spinning the best mashups in the world ever, Bootie Mashup was launched in San Francisco in 2003, shamelessly mixing and matching pop songs both throwback and current. Tickets are normally $15-20 but you can RSVP via RushTix and get exclusive free tickets. Comp tickets are limited. It’s ...

Sunday, August 25

Free National Parks Day 2019 | National Park Service Birthday
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Muir Woods National Monument
Free National Parks Day 2019 | National Park Service Birthday

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city to enjoy the serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free admission ...

38th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest | Point Reyes
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Drakes Beach
38th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest | Point Reyes
Build your sandy masterpiece at the Point Reyes National Seashore’s annual Sand Sculpture Contest. The event is free for both participants and spectators and prizes will be awarded for all age categories. 38th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019 | 9 am to 3:30 pm Drakes Beach, ...
Free Day at Hyde Street Pier | SF
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | | Hyde Street Pier
Free Day at Hyde Street Pier | SF
Help us celebrate the National Park Service’s 103rd birthday with an entrance fee-free day on Hyde Street Pier from 9:30 pm – 5 pm this Sunday, August 25, 2019. The annual $80 America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass allows unlimited entrance to ...
Caltopia: Massive Free Campus Festival | 2019
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | UC Berkeley Recreational Sports Facility
Caltopia: Massive Free Campus Festival | 2019

The largest college lifestyle event in the nation will be held on the UC Berkeley campus, Sunday, August 25 and Monday, August 26. Celebrating its 17th anniversary, the two-day interactive festival will introduce 30,000+ Cal students to brands of all sizes aligned with the Cal ...