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2014 World Percussion Festival | Oakland
The 3rd Annual Oakland World Percussion Festival, Northern California’s largest one-day percussion, drum and dance event featuring free world percussion and dance performances including Brazilian Funk, West African Kuku, Japanese Taiko, Music from the Middle East, North India, Trinidad, Oakland, CA and more.
2014 Oakland World Percussion Festival
2014 Banned Books Bike Ride | Berkeley
September 21-27, 2014 is Banned Books Week, so come out and celebrate intellectual freedom with a community bike ride on Saturday, September 27, 2014.
Pedal from branch-to-branch, starting at the Berkeley Public Library – North Branch and ending up at the Central Branch. Along the way, ...
Win Tix: 2014 Bacon & Brew Festival | San Mateo
The second annual Bacon & Brew Festival is returning to San Mateo’s Central Park on September 27, 2014 from 11 am to 5 pm.
Hosted by the San Mateo Area Chamber of Commerce and The Bone 107.7, this afternoon family-friendly event brings together live music, local ...
1st Annual Movement Festival: Dance Lessons & Performances | Oakland
Project Access presents Oakland’s first “Movement Festival” from 11 am to 4 pm on Saturday, September 27, 2014.
The theme of the festival is “Movement — of mind, body, and soul.” There will be on-site health screenings, healthy cooking demonstrations, medical and educational resources for families, and ...
Win Tix: Food Wagon Fandango: Pop-Up Music Festival | SoMa
What the heck is a Food Wagon Fandango? Put 12 of the best gourmet food trucks in SF together with some of the best local folk, bluegrass and hillbilly music outfits in the sunny, cheery heart of SoMa and you get the friendly felicitous phenomenon known as ...
Food Wagon Fandango: Pop-Up Hillbilly Music Festival | SoMa
What the heck is a Food Wagon Fandango?
Put 12 of the best gourmet food trucks in SF together with some of the best local folk, bluegrass and hillbilly music outfits in the sunny, cheery heart of SoMa and you get the friendly felicitous phenomenon known as Foodwagon ...
Sweet $10 Hats: Goorin Bros. Sample Sale | SoMa
Goorin Bros., the fourth-generation, family-owned San Francisco-based company of bold hatmakers, will host a three-day sample sale starting Thursday, September 25 through Saturday, September 27 at the company’s Howard Street headquarters. Featuring a range of marked down modern and retro styles for men, women and ...
Free Guided Coffee Tasting | Peet’s
Like wine, there are so many varieties of coffee that tasting them all can be somewhat overwhelming. Guided Tastings allow you to experience the flavor characteristics of a particular coffee and compare it to another coffee from the same or different growing region or processing ...
Arcade Party: 25+ Free Play Games, Free Food & Drinks | East Bay
All You Can Arcade in Antioch will be hosting a free arcade party for dads, moms and their kids between noon and 4 pm on Saturday, September 27, 2014.
They’ll have over 25 classic arcade games and pinballs all set to free play including classics like Stargate ...
7×7 Mile Art Project & Walk: “Lines Made By Walking” | SF
Lines Made By Walking is comprised of five excursions departing from StoreFrontLab (337 Shotwell St) and ending on the water, going counter-clockwise around the perimeter of the city: North, Northwest, Southwest, Southeast, Northeast. Free, but an RSVP is required for each walk. Please note, the RSVP list ...
Art Beats: Art, Music & Performance Spectacle | Pier 70
You’re invited to Art Beats, a three-day event that makes art accessible and transforms the beautifully derelict Pier 70 into an art and performance spectacle from September 26-28, 2014. It’s a daytime art fair with workshops, performances and live art. At night, the lights go down and the ...
Dancing in the Streets & Free Dance Lessons | Waverly Place
It’s time to dance in the streets… well, on a “place” technically.
It’s called “Dancing on Waverly” in Chintatown and it’s four hours of live dance performances and you’ll get free dance lessons in many different styles, including Lindy Hop, Bhangra and line dancing.
“Back to the Future” Outdoor Movie, Bocce & Free Pizza Night | SoMa
Come enjoy SoMa’s best greenspace for a Back to School bonanza with a screening of Back to the Future on September 27, 2014.
Come early for pre-movie activities incluing bocce ball, cornhole, skateboarding demos with SF Skate Club, contests (with prizes), free pizza and more.
Dress up in your best ’80s ...
Soul-Crushing Metal Concert, Sideshow Acts & Human Suspensions | East Bay
Party your brains out and get into the action as Hammershot will be performing and shooting footage for an upcoming music video.
Now is your chance to see once-in-a-lifetime live performances by Hammershot and their brothers in soul-crushing metal, Megaton and ARSA. Witness the gruesome sideshow ...
Secret Bonfire & S’mores Night | Oakland
Come enjoy Bonfire of Reflection, a meditative fall bonfire in the Oakland hills with free s’mores, plus singing, drumming, stories, and frolicking around the fire.
Bonfire of Reflection
Saturday, September 27, 2014 | 7:30-10:30 pm
Secret Oakland Hills location
FREE, but you must RSVP by September 25 at 6 pm ...
Exploding Star Astronomy Lecture & Star Party | Mt. Tam
Dr. Lynn Cominsky (Sonoma State University) will present her talk on “NuSTAR’s Sharper View of the Universe” at 7:30 pm.
Launched in June 2012, NuSTAR is bringing the high-energy universe into focus. Exploding stars, hidden black holes and other exotic objects are all being studied in an ...
“Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas” Art Show | SF
Artist / Explorer, David Grizzle brings his Tribute to Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas to The Gauntlet Gallery Bayside Space from September 27 through October 15, 2014.
Come to the Opening Night party on Saturday, September 27, 2014.
Self taught, rebellious, and outright rowdy, “Alligator” Dave Grizzle ...
Summer Morning Yoga on Santana Row | San Jose
Lululemon Athletica invites you to free Summer Yoga sessions every Saturday morning now through September at Park Valencia 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.
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
Please BYOM (Bring Your Own Mat) and water bottle. All levels are welcome.
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 Roller Skate Party “Disco Down Dolores” | SF
This is the newer fresher rollerskate dance scene of San Francisco based in Dolores Park. Meet them from 2pm to 6pm every Saturday at Dolores Park Mulituse Court. They love rollerskates and blades alike.
Disco Down Dolores
Every Saturday | 2-6p
Multiuse Court, Dolores Park, Near Church & …
“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
The boys of Critical Hit bring stand-up comedy to Oakland’s It’s Your Move game store for weekly shows happening every Saturday.
“Critical Hit” Comedy Show
Every Saturday | 8 pm
It’s Your Move Game Store, 4920 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA
Admission is $5, and you’ll enjoy comedy from some of the …
Free Award Winning Improvised Comedy Show | Fremont
Come out for a night of big laughs as The 5 Play cast explores the fun, exciting, and silly nature of human relationships in an unforgettable show of completely improvised scenes and stories every Saturday at 10 pm.
5 Play will perform a fully improvised 45 …