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Sunday, April 16

FULL: Easter Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay
Sunday, April 16 – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP is required (415)-388-2596. Admission to the park is free before 9am.
| Muir Woods National Monument
FULL: Easter Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay

Attend a sunrise guided tour through Muir Woods National Monument. While the early hour may seem uncivilized, if not down-right obscene, sunrise is a particularly beautiful time to visit an old-growth redwood forest. You’ll learn about the local plant and animal residents which are more ...

Watch The Creation of Sky Steps Installation | Grace Cathedral
Sunday, April 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Grace Cathedral
Watch The Creation of Sky Steps Installation | Grace Cathedral
Internationally exhibiting artist Sukey Bryan, who specializes in large work inspired by the cycles and elements of nature, will create an installation for the cathedral’s Great Steps in celebration of Earth Day. Join them for their beautiful Easter services taking place on the same day: 8:30 am: Choral Eucharist 11 am: Choral ...

Mikoshi Carriers in the Cherry Blossom Festival Grand Parade | SF
Sunday, April 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Nihonmachi Terrace
Mikoshi Carriers in the Cherry Blossom Festival Grand Parade | SF
This year they are celebrating the carrying of the Mikoshi for the 50th year in the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival grand parade. Picture yourself carrying a huge 2,000-pound Japanese shrine with a beautiful golden phoenix atop nine barrels of sake through the streets of San Francisco’s ...
Free National Parks Week 2017: Opening Weekend | April 15-16
Free National Parks Week 2017: Opening Weekend | April 15-16

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 entrance to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free admission ...

2017 Easter Food Truck Brunch & Bottomless Mimosas & Sangria | SoMa
Sunday, April 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*No cover with Facebook RSVP - Just pay for your food and drink. yum.
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
2017 Easter Food Truck Brunch & Bottomless Mimosas & Sangria | SoMa
SoMa StrEat Food Park and FuncheapSF are having a special Easter Sunday Brunch starting at 11 am with fun picnic-style seating. Several vendors will be serving egg-cellent brunch specials. Grownups can unwind with $20 bottomless mimosas (11am to 4pm). The Details – Easter egg hunt (recommended for kids 7 and ...
Off the Grid: Easter Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, April 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid: Easter Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2018. 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 ...

Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance Party | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, April 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting (rain cancels)
| JFK Drive Lindy Hop Spot
Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance Party | 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 ...

2017 Berkeley Old-Time Music “Spring Situation”: Folky Music, Jams & DIY | Freight & Salvage
Sunday, April 16 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Freight & Salvage
2017 Berkeley Old-Time Music "Spring Situation": Folky Music, Jams & DIY | Freight & Salvage
Fiddles galore, Tex-Mex music, jug band jams, and even a make-your-own tin can banjo workshop for kids? The Berkeley Old Time Music “Spring Situation” is a full afternoon of concerts, workshops and jam sessions, with old-time music styles ranging from fiddle and banjo to Cajun. 2017 Freight & ...
Golden Gate Park Sculpture Scavenger Hunt | SF
Sunday, April 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pittsburgh Pub
Golden Gate Park Sculpture Scavenger Hunt | SF
On April 16, 2017, you are invited to join for an Easter-egg-hunt-style tour of approximately 50 sculptures interspersed throughout Golden Gate Park. Participants are encouraged to dress in their Sunday’s finest attire, but it’s not required. In a safari-style (and self-dubbed “performedy”) excursion, the duo will lead ...
Golden Gate Park Easter Sunday Roller Disco Party | SF
Sunday, April 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Skatin' Place
Golden Gate Park Easter 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 ...

Win Tix: Sublime Folk w/ Julie Byrne | Swedish American Hall
Sunday, April 16 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Swedish American Hall
An inborn singer, songwriter, and guitarist, Julie draws heavily from the folk tradition in her timeless songwriting, which is matched by her quietly powerful voice. Her songs are collections of hushed intimate front porch psych-folk songs, recalling the greats, but strongly emanating the essence of ...

Every Sunday

“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, …

Free Summer Yoga Sundays | Emeryville
Every Sunday – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Bay Street Emeryville
Free Summer Yoga Sundays | Emeryville

Prepare for the upcoming week with an exhilarating Free Yoga session sponsored by Athleta at Bay Street.  Yoga will take place every Sunday morning from June through the end of August.
Free Summer Yoga Sundays
Sunday, June 3 to August 26, 2018 | 10 am to 11 am
Bay …

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 …

Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera
Every Sunday – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE
| Town Center Corte Madera
Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera

Town Center Corte Madera celebrates summer with the Annual Summer Music Series, set to take place every Sunday June 3rd through August 26th from Noon-2 pm with a great lineup of music that will appeal to all ages.
Summer Outdoor Music Series
All Sundays from June to August …

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 …

Original Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill
Every Sunday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Thee Parkside
Original Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill

Original Famous Twang Sundays is a free, all-ages concert series at Thee Parkside in Potrero Hill.
Come by every Sunday; there’s always a fresh traditional or contemporary live act and a surprise special to purchase from the kitchen.

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 happens …

The Starry Plough Sunday Matinee Concerts | Berkeley
Every Sunday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| The Starry Plough
The Starry Plough Sunday Matinee Concerts | Berkeley

The Starry Plough in Berkeley hosts a weekly all-ages matinee concert series from 4-7 pm every Sunday.
The show is free, but donations are welcome. The pub opens at 2 pm. There is a large selection of beers and full kitchen with satisfying pub staples like …

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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