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Saturday, August 7

“Once Upon A Time, Happily Ever After…” Audio Tour of Lake Merritt
Saturday, August 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE
The Once Upon A Time, Happily Ever After… audio tour will offer an immersive experience to listeners—using a mixture of ambient field recordings, interviews, music and narration to weave an idiosyncratic but approachable narrative that will guide listeners through the various ...
12th Annual Summer Gardening Fair | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, August 7 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE
San Francisco Botanical Garden Society Presents its 12th Annual Summer Gardening Fair. Gardens thrive in the summer, even in San Francisco! Postpone your Saturday chores and come learn more about plants and gardening from representatives of local horticultural and conservation organizations. Join a local plant ...

SF Chefs 2010: Free Cooking Demonstrations | Stinking Rose & Grand Cafe
Saturday, August 7 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE
SF Chefs 2010 is a week-long food/wine/spirits festival in San Francisco from August 9-15, 2010. As they call themselves a  “premiere” event, tickets are pretty spendy (ranging from $20 to $120 per event) but fortunately they’ve also put on a series of cooking demonstrations with ...
Mission Arts & Performance Project | August 2010
Saturday, August 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE
The MAPP (Mission Arts & Performance Project) is a homegrown bimonthly intercultural multidisciplinary unruly neighborhood cultural happening. It’s not an “art walk” (thank god). Instead, it’s a collage of 20+ odd spaces transformed into mini-cultural centers, focused on the intimate experiences of culture and people – ...
East Bay Underground Market | Oakland ForageSF, the people behind the wildly popular “San Francisco Underground Market” are headed to Oakland on Saturday to throw the first East Bay Underground Market. There will be tons of new East Bay vendors, music by Beat Beat Whisper, and an outdoor space which will ...
“Festival in the Neighborhoods” | Free Theater at Five Venues
Saturday, August 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
"Festival in the Neighborhoods" | Free Theater at Five Venues
For the first time ever, the San Francisco Theater Festival will be producing shows on the evening before our Sunday festival.  We will be moving outside of our homebase in the Yerba Buena Gardens arts complex to five venues in five different ...
9th Annual Peace Lantern Ceremony | Berkeley
Saturday, August 7 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE
From the SF Bay Guardian, “Commemorate the 65th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima at this Japanese-style peace event. Participants are invited to decorate candlelight peace lanterns that will be floated at sunset during a ceremony that includes reading a message sent by the ...
“Teatro en el Barrio” Free Theater Street Performances | 24th/Mission
Saturday, August 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*If going to gallery after, $5 admission
A evening loaded with theater in English and Spanish begins at the 24th & Mission BART  station at 7 pm with a comedic street performance from La Pandilla de Zancadilla, direct from Mexico City. Drummers and stilt-walkers led by Ricardo Ochoa will take the party ...
Film Night in the Park 2010: “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” | Mission
Saturday, August 7 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are gladly accepted
High school senior Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) decides to skip school on a spring day by faking an illness to his parents (Lyman Ward and Cindy Pickett), then encourages his girlfriend Sloane (Mia Sara) and his pessimistic best friend Cameron (Alan Ruck) to spend the ...
Rolling Roadshow Film in the Park “Dirty Harry” | Washington Sq. Park
Saturday, August 7 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Alamo Drafthouse and the Levi’s brand present the 2010 Rolling Roadshow, a nationwide tour of free outdoor 35mm screening experiences pairing famous films with the famous locations where they were shot or set. For San Francisco’s screening (August 7, ...

Every Saturday

Summer Morning Yoga on Santana Row | San Jose
Every Saturday – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santana Row
Summer Morning Yoga on Santana Row | San Jose
Join lululemon Santana Row for a complimentary Summer Yoga Series every Saturday morning May through September in Santana Row Park across from Left Bank Brasserie. Bring your mat and enjoy a free, outdoor morning workout. Registration begins at 8:30 am, and class begins at 9 am. Updated ...
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. Free Community Yoga Class Every Saturday | 10 am Sports Basement, 2727 Milvia St, Berkeley, CA FREE Please BYOM (Bring Your Own Mat) and water bottle. All levels are welcome. Updated 3/13/19 ...
Historic Ferry Building Tour | SF
Historic Ferry Building Tour | SF
Enjoy an hour-long walk on the rise, tragic fall, and modern rebirth of one of San Francisco’s most renowned historic landmarks. Visit a contemporary swirl of shops and learn the history of ferries, freeways, and quakes. Meet at the foot of the stairs at the front ...
Explore the San Francisco Tech Scene Free Walking Tour | Mozilla
Every Saturday – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are encourage and appreciated.
| Mozilla SF
Explore the San Francisco Tech Scene Free Walking Tour | Mozilla
Join the tour every Saturday at 10 am, rain or shine, in front of the Mozzilla office, 2 Harrison St (Embarcadero and Harrison), next to the Bay Bridge and Pier 26. Walk around the Financial District in San Francisco telling stories about how everything connected with ...
$12 Bottomless Mimosa “Boozy Brunch” w/ Vegan Options | SF
$12 Bottomless Mimosa "Boozy Brunch" w/ Vegan Options | SF
Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar has a weekly weekend “Boozy Brunch” with live music & DJs plus complimentary mimosas (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 ...
Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park
Every Saturday – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Park
Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park
Take yourself outside and into the beauty of this city’s heart and soul. Practice yoga under the trees and let the ocean air sooth and invigorate you. This class expertly blends breathing and movement, strength and grace, imagination and form. You will gain a personal understanding ...
Free Distillery Tour & Organic Rum Tasting w/ Your Dog | Pacifica
Every Saturday – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Rum tasting if you bring your dog
| Tripp Distillery
Free Distillery Tour & Organic Rum Tasting w/ Your Dog | Pacifica
Oceanfront Distillery where Rum & other Spirits are made right in front of the bar where spirit tastings and cocktails are on hand. If you bring your dog, you get free tasting of their Rums. There may also be food truck onsite on Saturdays of something ...
“The Setup” Underground Comedy Show | SF
Every Saturday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 online with discount code FUNCHEAP; otherwise, it's $10.
| The Basement
"The Setup" Underground Comedy Show | 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 ...
“Critical Hit” Comedy Show | Oakland
Every Saturday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $10 | It's Your Move Game Store
"Critical Hit" Comedy Show | Oakland
Critical Hit is hosted by Erik Krasner, Hayden Greif-Neill and Jim McVeigh at It’s Your Move Games & Hobbies in Temescal for over 4 years and still going strong. Every week, some of our favorite comedians are invited to perform. Along with the producers, you can ...
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