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Sunday, August 25

The Free Book Store | East Bay
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Bay Area Free Book Exchange

UPDATE: Unfortunately the Bay Area Free Book Exchange is closed as of May 2015.. Visit the Bay Area Free Book Exchange (open every Saturday and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm in El Cerrito) and take home up to 100 books for free. Yes, all 10,000+ ...

Free National Park Day | Yosemite and Muir Woods
Free National Park Day | Yosemite and Muir Woods
In honor of the National Parks Service’s birthday on August 25, 2013, get free admission (and your parking fees waved) and 398 National Parks around the United States including Muir Woods and Yosemite.

Summer Skillshare: Jam Making, Fermentation & Challah Braiding | Berkeley Come celebrate the simple and creative homesteading arts with workshops on fermentation, hand-sewing, and more at Berkeley’s Urban Adamah farm from 10 am to 1 pm on Sunday, August 25, 2013. Free, but an RSVP is required for each workshop. Challa braiding has a $5 suggested donation. Skillshare ...
Burning Man Celebration: 3D Chalk Art & Farmers Market | Treasure Island Flea
Sunday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Great Lawn
Burning Man Celebration: 3D Chalk Art & Farmers Market | Treasure Island Flea

On August 24-25, 2013, Treasure Island Flea is celebrating the spirit of Burning Man with live 3D chalk art, vintage and re-purposed treasures, local artists, good eats and more. World renowned chalk artist, Mark Wagner, will be chalking live 3D art Saturday and Sunday at the ...Monthly

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, August 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & 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

Radio Controlled Toy Car Street Party on Telegraph Avenue | Berkeley
Sunday, August 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free for kids under 13
| Telegraph Avenue (Berkeley)

From 1-4 pm on August 25, 2013, kids under 13 can come drive radio controlled cars right in the middle of Telegraph Avenue outside Moe’s Books. Although they list this event as a “race,” it really isn’t; it’s just a fun little toy car playpen right in ...Every Sunday

Indie Mart’s 2013 Design, DIY & Music Block Party | Potrero Hill
Sunday, August 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $3*
*$3 donation may be requested.
| Thee Parkside
For the 2013 annual street fair, they’ll take over an entire street and fill it with about 100 vendors, interactive activities, artists, DIYers and more. Inside Thee Parkside, they have live bands all day long and outside they’ll have DJs and acoustic acts playing throughout the ...
Pirate’s Cup: Mini-Boat Race & Rooftop Party | Lombardi Sports Arrrgh Matey, the real race is here at last. Who has what it takes to win the Pirate’s Cup? Gather all sailors, pirates, and swashbucklers for a rooftop party and miniature boat race at Lombardi Sports on August 25, 2013. Pirate’s Cup Party Sunday, August 25, 2013 (Noon-5p) Lombardi Sports ...
Instant Camera Photo Walk | Mission Dist.
Sunday, August 25 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Photobooth SF

Please note that Photobooth unfortunately has closed, so there will not be any more Instant Camera Photo Walks as of March 2014. Bring your favorite Polaroid/Land or Frankenstein Instant camera and walking shoes and join Photobooth staff on a group photo walks through the Mission ...

Tango In The Square: Free Concert & Dance Lessons | Union Square
Sunday, August 25 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

Trio Garufa is an international ensemble dedicated to performing authentic Argentine music. They have performed across Argentina, Canada and the US. Trio Garufa performs traditional Argentine tango, modern tango styles such as Astor Piazzolla’s music or electro tangos, original tango compositions, and Argentine folk music. Their ...Every Sunday

Win Tix: Outdoor Wine Tasting, French Food & Live Music | Santa Cruz Mountains Unwind in the redwoods, sampling legendary wines of the Santa Cruz Mountains from over 40 vintners, indulging in French themed edible bites, and listening to live entertainment in the rustic ambiance of Roaring Camp Railroads from 2-5 pm on August 25, 2013. Taste from a variety ...
Jericho: Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game | Japantown
Sunday, August 25 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required via Meetup.com
| St. Mary's Cathedral
Jericho: Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game | Japantown

Jericho is an urban spy game with Nerf guns played sneaky in public settings all over SF like malls and parks, where everyone assumes the role of a spy like a giant secret game of Capture the Flag. Each team of “agents” will carry out ...

Drunken Spelling Bee | Cafe Royale
Sunday, August 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but bring cash for drinks.
| The Royale

It’s exactly what it sounds like… a “Drunken” (well.. more like a Mildly Intoxicated) Spelling Bee with host Jimi Moran. Have a few drinks, and then try to spell ridiculous words without cheating and checking your iPhone. Get a letter wrong? You’ll have a to ...

Underground Films: Buñuel “The Exterminating Angels” (1962) 16mm | SF
Sunday, August 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| The Tannery

The guests at an upper-class dinner party find themselves unable to leave. It is considered by the Mexican film critics as the 16th best film of the Mexican cinema and one of the Best 1000 films by the New York Times. Director: Luis Buñuel Writer: Luis Buñuel (screenplay) Stars: ...Every Sunday

Beyonce “Single Ladies” Dance Class | SF
Sunday, August 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $3*
*$3 donation is suggested for dance classes.
| LEVYstudio

Celebrate Beyonce’s birthday and come to see a giant Beyonce flash mob in the streets of San Francisco on September 7, 2013. The flash mob will perform a Beyonce medley made up of four songs: Crazy In Love, Single Ladies, Get Me Bodied, and Run ...

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“Heart of the City” Sunday Farmers Market | UN Plaza
Every Sunday – All Day | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza
"Heart of the City" Sunday Farmers Market | UN Plaza
Heart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, nonprofit farmers market located year round on Sundays and Wednesdays in San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza, rain or shine. Nearly 30 local farmers and artisan food vendors provide a wide selection of fresh local produce, ...
Student Hall Sundays at Capital One Cafe | Walnut Creek
Every Sunday – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One Cafe (Walnut Creek)
Student Hall Sundays at Capital One Cafe | Walnut Creek
Hitting the Books? Join the Study Hall Sunday at Capital One Cafe. Show your student ID to an ambassador and receive a complimentary hand-crafted beverage every Sunday when you come to our space to study. Limit one drink per student. Ask an Ambassador for more details. Student Hall ...
Delicious Market Recipes & Free Seasonal Tasting | Jack London Square
Every Sunday – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Delicious Market Recipes & Free Seasonal Tasting | Jack London Square
With more than 40 vendors, the Jack London Square Farmers Market offers local produce, food craft products, and breakfast and lunch options. The Jack London Square Farmers Market is operated by CUESA at Oakland’s Jack London Square on Sundays from 10 am to 3 pm, year ...
“Fog City Flea” at The Ferry Building | Sept. 1 – Nov. 17
Every Sunday – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Ferry Building
"Fog City Flea" at The Ferry Building | Sept. 1 - Nov. 17
Fog City Flea will bring an eclectic lineup of makers and merchants from the Bay Area and beyond offering handcrafted jewelry, apparel, accessories, apothecary, housewares, furnishings, and well-edited vintage on weekends at the Ferry Building. Curated exclusively for the Ferry Building by the team behind Upstate ...
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 favorites. ...
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
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 Parade ...
Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance | Golden Gate Park
Every Sunday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting (rain cancels)
| JFK Drive Lindy Hop Spot
Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance | Golden Gate Park
Get ready to swing in Golden Gate Park every sunny Sunday at “Lindy in the Park,” a weekly free event near the de Young Museum, when the streets of Golden Gate Park are closed to traffic and the dancers take over. Lindy in the Park | Free Outdoor ...
Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour | Marin Headlands
Every Sunday – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Point Bonita Lighthouse
Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour | Marin Headlands
Meet Point Bonita docents along the lighthouse trail. This hidden, historic setting offers breathtaking views and many stories of what life was like living at the head of such perilous waters. A secret jewel of the Bay Area, the Point Bonita Lighthouse, built in 1855, was ...
Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party | SF
Every Sunday – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Skatin' Place
Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party | SF
There is a place in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park that is heaven for Bay Area inline skaters and roller skaters who like to boogie to the funky beat on wheels. The Godfather of Skate brings his mobile DJ unit and plays groovy tunes for you ...
Victorian Walking Tour | Pacific Heights
Every Sunday – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| 1801 Bush
Victorian Walking Tour | Pacific Heights
See and learn about the Victorian era architecture of the city’s first suburb on a guided walk from SF City Guides. Victorian Walking Tour Every Sunday | 2 pm 1801 Bush, 1801 Bush St., SF, CA Free, but donations are accepted. On a walk through the neighborhood of Lafayette Square, you’ll ...
Salsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party | Emeryville
Every Sunday – 2:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Facebook
| Bay Street Emeryville
Salsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party | Emeryville
Bay Street is set to spice things up with the return of Salsa Sundays, a music series featuring a live salsa band and plenty of room to dance every Sunday from May 5 to August 25. Salsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party Sundays, May 5 ...
Sunday Afternoon Bluegrass Jam | Bernal Heights
Every Sunday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Lucky Horseshoe
Sunday Afternoon Bluegrass Jam | Bernal Heights
Grab that banjo, mandolin, guitar, fiddle, harmonica and autoharp, and head over to The Lucky Horseshoe in Bernal Heights to join in San Francisco’s only Bluegrass Jam on a Sunday afternoon. Sunday Afternoon Bluegrass Jam Every Sunday | 4-7 pm The Lucky Horseshoe, 453 Cortland Ave., SF, CA FREE Jamming ...
Free Sunday Night Juggling Club at Circus Center | SF
Every Sunday – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Circus Center
Free Sunday Night Juggling Club at Circus Center | SF
Experienced juggler or a newbie looking to learn? Come hang out at Juggling Club and collaborate in a fun, low-pressure environment with an experienced Circus Center instructor. All levels are welcome in this free club taught by Jade Ford. Juggling Club Most Sundays | 5-8p Circus Center, 755 Frederick St., SF Free, ...
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