"Caltopia" UC Berkeley's Free Campus Festival
Fairs & Festivals
"Caltopia" UC Berkeley's Free Campus Festival
Free annual 2-day festival open to all | August 25-26
SF's Epic Origami Festival
Celebrations
SF's Epic Origami Festival
Watch the Bay's best paper folders & a paper airplane challenge on Sunday
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

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 | Cost: FREE | 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 ...

32nd Annual Chinatown Streetfest | Oakland
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Oakland Chinatown
32nd Annual Chinatown Streetfest | Oakland

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 Foster City Summer Days | Final Day
Sunday, August 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Leo J. Ryan Park
2019 Foster City Summer Days | Final Day

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. ...

Surfrider’s 35th Birthday Beach Clean Up | Baker Beach
Sunday, August 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Baker Beach
Surfrider's 35th Birthday Beach Clean Up | Baker Beach
Surfrider is turning 35. Come and join the celebration as they dedicate this beach clean up to their birthday on Sunday, August 25, 2019 from 10 am-12 pm. Drop-in and groups are welcome and hot coffee will be served. Come on down, have a snack, and help ...
Peace, Love & Woodstock: Free Admission Day | Charles M. Schulz Museum
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Charles M. Schulz Museum
Peace, Love & Woodstock: Free Admission Day | Charles M. Schulz Museum
Celebrate Peace, Love, and Woodstock from 10 am to 5 pm with free Museum admission and Woodstock himself (from 11 am–2 pm). Enjoy live music by Two Lions, and activities with Sonoma County Regional Parks and Sonoma County Beekeepers’ Association. Also, sample ice cream cake, courtesy of Cold Stone Creamery, starting at 1 ...
Hidden Pianos & Free Concert Inside SF’s Civil War Era Fort | Fort Point
Sunday, August 25 – 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 ...

$3 Sunday Funday Bowling Specials | Concord
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: $3*
*$3 Games, $3 Soda and $3 Beer for members / $5 per game for non-members
| Diablo Valley Bowl
$3 Sunday Funday Bowling Specials | Concord

Have a good time and share memories with your friends and families. Come and join Diablo Valley Bowl every Sunday for their $3 Games, $3 Soda and $3 Beer for Members. Membership is required but it’s FREE to become a member. $3 Sunday Funday Bowling ...Every Sunday

2019 Silicon Valley Pride Festival & Parade | South Bay
Sunday, August 25 – 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 ...

2019 Palo Alto Festival of the Arts | Sunday
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | University Avenue (Palo Alto)
2019 Palo Alto Festival of the Arts | Sunday

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 ...

SF’s Huge Summer “Dog Days” Festival | TreasureFest
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: $3*
*$3-$5 early bird online / $7 last minute - includes free parking.
| TreasureFest (Treasure Island)
SF's Huge Summer "Dog Days" Festival | TreasureFest

Welcome to TreasureFest’s “Dog Days of Summer” festival. In addition to 400+ curated vendors, tons of food pop-ups and a full bar, this month we’re celebrating all things dog! RSVP on Facebook (Click “Going”) to enter to win a $100 spree. Winner announced Friday Pets are, ...Monthly

KUSF’s Rock ‘n’ Swap Record Fair | USF
KUSF's Rock 'n' Swap Record Fair | USF

KUSF’s Rock-n-Swap is a Giant Music Lover’s Fair where about dealers and vendors come from all over to sell music related items in various formats and genres along with hard-to-find rarities including a huge amount of vinyl as well as memorabilia in this 6,000+ square-foot venue. ...

Free Mimosa “Boozy Brunch” w/ Vegan Options | SF
Free Mimosa "Boozy Brunch" w/ Vegan Options | SF

Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar has a weekly weekend “Boozy Brunch” with one free complimentary mimosa (or “Brunch Punch”) to accompany your brunch on both Saturdays and Sundays. They have a full menu of gourmet-influenced Venezuelan dishes to go along with a twist on your classic ...Every Sunday

Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | SF County Fair Building
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 – ...

2019 Origami-Palooza Festival & Paper Airplane Challenge | Japantown
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | East Japan Center Mall
2019 Origami-Palooza Festival & Paper Airplane Challenge | Japantown
At the annual Origami-Palooza, watch origami experts fold paper into seemingly impossible shapes, and enter your creations into the Origami Challenge contest. Anyone and everyone, from young to old, to beginner to experienced, can learn to create amazing things with paper. 2019 Origami-Palooza Sunday, August 25, 2019 | 11 ...
2019 Egyptian King Tut Festival | East Bay
Sunday, August 25 – 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 McLaren Park’s Free Kids Fest | SF
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Facebook.
| Jerry Garcia Amphitheatre (McLaren Park)
2019 McLaren Park's Free Kids Fest | SF

Returning this year on August 25, 2019 at 11am, the (sometimes) annual music & activity festival for children in John McLaren Park. A fun filled day of music, performers, crafts, games, ecology and community resiliency for and by kids.

Free Outdoor Yoga at Ocean Beach | SF
Sunday, August 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Java Beach
Free Outdoor Yoga at Ocean Beach | SF
With the rising rent in San Francisco, it has become even more crucial that yoga be made accessible to yoga students regardless of financial status. Therefore, Yoga teacher Tony Eason invites you step out of the comfort zone of a yoga studio and join a fun free outdoor yoga class ...
“UBay”: SF Ube Food Festival | SoMa StrEat Food Park
"UBay": SF Ube Food Festival | SoMa StrEat Food Park

A galactic lineup of mouthwatering, eye-catching, Instagram-worthy ube eats are returning to SoMa StrEat Food Park at the second annual UBay: SF Ube Fest! Ube continues to take the food-scene by storm and we’re going to make it purple rain (again). Grab your little sweet ...

SF’s Bluxome Street Fair & Block Party | 2019
Sunday, August 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP for a chance to win prizes from local businesses.
| Bluxome Street
SF's Bluxome Street Fair & Block Party | 2019
It’s a block party. Bluxome Street Fair is a celebration of Bluxome Street Business and the SOMA Community. Enjoy food, family-friendly activities, live music, and local vendors. Come one, come all. Bluxome Street Fair Sunday, August 25, 2019 | 11 am to 4 pm Bluxome St, Between 4th ...
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, August 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid's Sunday Food Truck Party | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday

2019 Greek Festival: Music, Dance & Authentic Food | Castro Valley
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Resurrection Greek Orthodox Church
2019 Greek Festival: Music, Dance & Authentic Food | Castro Valley

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 ...

International “Go Topless” Day | 2019
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
International "Go Topless" Day | 2019

This year, GoTopless Day is on Sunday August 25, 2019 one day before Women’s Equality Day, because Aug 26th happens to fall on a Monday. It is indeed on Aug 26, 1920 that women earned their right to vote on the basis of Gender Equality. ...

22nd Annual Progressive Festival | Petaluma
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Walnut Park
22nd Annual Progressive Festival | Petaluma
Indivisible Petaluma Presents the 22nd Annual Progressive Festival! Petaluma Progressives have passed down the torch to the next generation of community builders. Activists from all over Northern California join forces to help fight for social change at the annual Progressive Festival in Petaluma. Petaluma Progressive Festival is creating a ...
Studio A.C.T. Free Summer Sampler Theater Class | SF
Studio A.C.T. Free Summer Sampler Theater Class | SF
Interested in acting or performing? Want to expand your creativity? See what Studio A.C.T. is all about with this free Summer Sampler event. Join at American Conservatory Theater for three 40-minute introductory workshops in Acting, Improv, and Voice/Movement, followed by a short Q&A. Students who sign ...
Ukranian Music & Dance Festival | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, August 25 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Ukranian Music & Dance Festival | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, presents its 137th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm, run about 90 ...

The 3rd Annual Summer Classic Cars, Brews & Tunes | Richmond
Sunday, August 25 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | East Brother Beer Company
The 3rd Annual Summer Classic Cars, Brews & Tunes | Richmond
Say goodbye to summer with a celebration of classic cars, classic music and of course their classic styles of beer, as the 3rd Annual Summer Classic returns to the East Brother taproom on Sunday. The 3nd Annual Summer Classic Cars, Brews & Tunes Sunday, August 25, 2019 ...
Acoustic Music in the Square | Noe Valley
Sunday, August 25 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Noe Valley Town Square
Acoustic Music in the Square | Noe Valley

Enjoy the afternoon every last Sunday of each month and listen for a free acoustic music in the square. Acoustic Music in the Square Last Sunday of each Month | 1 pm to 3 pm Noe Valley Town Square, 24th St. & Sanchez St, San ...Monthly