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Hot Air Balloons & Free Plane Rides: Wings of History Air Museum Fest | South Bay
Saturday, May 20 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE | Wings of History
Hot Air Balloons & Free Plane Rides: Wings of History Air Museum Fest | South Bay
Enjoy free admission to the Wings of History Museum in San Martin (Santa Clara County), be sure to come early to see the hot air balloons from 7 am, weather permitting. on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Kids get an even sweeter deal with free airplane rides for kids ...
2017 Milpitas International BBQ and Festival | South Bay
Saturday, May 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Alder Drive
2017 Milpitas International BBQ and Festival | South Bay

This two day Milpitas International BBQ and Festival offers entertainment, food, drinks and lots of fun for the entire family. Enjoy free admission and plenty of free parking within a few blocks of the festival site. 2017 Milpitas International BBQ and Festival – Saturday, May 20, ...

Season Launch: Oakland Free Guided Walking Tours | Chinatown
Season Launch: Oakland Free Guided Walking Tours | Chinatown

Learn about the contributions of Chinese and other Asian immigrants to the history of both California and the Bay Area. Stroll along sidewalk markets filled with fresh fish as well as exotic fruits and vegetables. View changing displays in the Oakland Asian Cultural Center. in ...

Boating Expo, Coast Guard Tours & Helicopter Rescue Demo | Sausalito
Saturday, May 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | U.S. Coast Guard Motorboat Station Golden Gate
Boating Expo, Coast Guard Tours & Helicopter Rescue Demo | Sausalito
Come down to the U.S. Coast Guard Motorboat Station in Sausalito for an exciting, fun, free family event celebrating National Safe Boating Week. Witness a thrilling helicopter rescue demo, watch friendly Coast Guard dogs demonstrate their skills, and get a free life jacket (while supplies last). 2017 Safe Boating Expo Saturday, May ...
Wingding Family Fest: A Celebration of Spring & All Things Winged | Los Altos
Saturday, May 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserve
Wingding Family Fest: A Celebration of Spring & All Things Winged | Los Altos
Come explore, learn, discover, and share the wonder of nature with the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District and the Santa Clara Valley Audubon Society. Join in for a day of fun in the beautiful Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserve to enjoy the spring and the beauty ...
Bungalows of Westwood Park: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Saturday, May 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Ocean & Faxon Avenues
Bungalows of Westwood Park: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Craftsman, English Tudor, Spanish Revival, Colonial Revival – you’ll see all these styles and more strolling through this west side neighborhood of 650 cozy bungalows built for middle class San Franciscans in the early 20th century. Meet at Ocean & Faxon Avenues.
2017 Common Grounds Arts Festival | May 20 – June 6
Saturday, May 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | 5th and Mission
2017 Common Grounds Arts Festival | May 20 - June 6

Intersection for the Arts​ is proud to announce its upcoming festival “Common Grounds​” presenting over two full weeks of free arts and culture events for people of all ages and walks of life. Common Grounds will take place from May 20 to June 6, 2017 ...

Free “Brokaw Ranch Company” Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, May 20 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free "Brokaw Ranch Company" Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Erik Lowe is a native of Salt Lake City, Utah. He landed his first restaurant job through a serendipitous ride, after his car broke down, from a ...
2017 Barrio Fiesta: Filipino Games, Cooking Demos & Delicacies | SoMa
Saturday, May 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Gene Friend Recreation Center
2017 Barrio Fiesta: Filipino Games, Cooking Demos & Delicacies | SoMa
Barrio Fiesta 2017 celebrates the beauty, resilience, culture and spirit of San Francisco’s Filipino community in the heart of the South of Market. On May 20, 2017, come and share the laughter of children, families, and seniors as the day will feature food, performances, games, entertainment, cooking ...
2017 Dogpatch Block Party & Walk About | SF
Saturday, May 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Hub Center (Dogpatch)
2017 Dogpatch Block Party & Walk About | SF
Join the Annual Dogpatch Block Party, a day to walk about the neighborhood, get to know the community, and receive discounts and treats at participating businesses. To take advantage of the discounts in the neighborhood, one must head to the Hub Center to sign in, then you’ll receive a VIP ...
Common Grounds Family Day: Workshops, Drag Performance & Craft Market | SF
Saturday, May 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: *
*Admission is free, but some activities/programs may require registration.
| SF Chronicle Building
Common Grounds Family Day: Workshops, Drag Performance & Craft Market | SF
With over 4 stages of free entertainment, Common Grounds: Family Day will provide the community with opportunities to gather and celebrate the diverse neighborhood on Saturday, May 20, 2017. The main stage will come alive with various performances, while the smaller stages will host a vast array ...
Hands Across the Sand: No Offshore Drilling Movement | Ocean Beach
Saturday, May 20 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach (Sloat)
Hands Across the Sand: No Offshore Drilling Movement | Ocean Beach
Join in supporting No Offshore Drilling on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Meet at the Sloat Blvd and Great Highway in the parking lot before heading down to the beach. How to Join Hands on May 20: Go to an event location near you at 11 AM, in your time ...
2017 “Taste of Town Center” Free Food Tasting Festival | Corte Madera
Saturday, May 20 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Town Center Corte Madera
2017 "Taste of Town Center" Free Food Tasting Festival | Corte Madera
The 8th Annual Taste of Town Center will take place on Saturday, May 20, 2017 featuring an afternoon of free, outdoor fun for the whole family. Designed to introduce the community to the dining options at Town Center, the event will offer bites of the tastiest ...
SF Porchfest 2017: Free Outdoor Music Fest | Mission Dist.
Saturday, May 20 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission District
SF Porchfest 2017: Free Outdoor Music Fest | Mission Dist.
SF Porchfest is an afternoon of fun, music and community with around 60 bands on many porches, front stoops, backyards and other outdoor spaces in the Mission and lower Noe Valley – all genres, all ages, all free. 2017 SF Porchfest Saturday, May 20, 2017 | Noon to 6 ...
Free “Nopalito” Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, May 20 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free "Nopalito" Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, followed by a book signing. Please check back for more details.
Redwood City’s 150th Anniversary Festival & Flower Extravaganza
Saturday, May 20 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Redwood City
Redwood City's 150th Anniversary Festival & Flower Extravaganza
Redwood City celebrates its Sesquicentennial year in style, starting with a special 150th Festival and Flower Extravaganza. This free downtown event features three stages, along with attractions such as a Flower Extravaganza & flower sale, live music, a historic fashion show, 1850s pioneer camp, Kids Love Trucks area, Art on ...
Brass Convergence II: Protest Brass | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Saturday, May 20 – 1:00 pm | | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Brass Convergence II: Protest Brass | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
In 2016 Jazz Mafia founder Adam Theis realized a long-time dream with the premiere of Brass Convergence, a one-day Yerba Buena Gardens Festival mini-fest featuring numerous ensembles rooted in far-flung brass traditions. This year, Brass Convergence responds to the dire need for positive change by bringing ...
“Pin Up” Group Show Opening Night | Oakland
Saturday, May 20 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Classic Cars West
"Pin Up" Group Show Opening Night | Oakland
“Pin Up” featuring the work of Claudia Huenchuleo, Derek Cracco, Gillian O’Shea, Marie-Pier Frigon, Nina Wright, Victor Barbieri, Walter Aprile and Winnie van der Rijn will open May 20th at the Classic Car West Gallery in Oakland. The show will run through June with special events ...
Summer Runway Fashion Show | Macy’s Union Square
Saturday, May 20 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission but bring money for other purchases.
| Macy's (Union Square)
Summer Runway Fashion Show | Macy's Union Square
Celebrate Summer with Macy’s Union Square. Breeze through the season in style. Grab a seat at their runway fashion show hosted by lifestyle blogger, Nichole Ciotti, of Vanilla Extract and style expert Caroline Rooney, and discover sunny-day looks and sizzling beachwear for the whole family. Then check ...
Humans vs. Zombies Nerf Tag: Blood Moon | SF
Humans vs. Zombies Nerf Tag: Blood Moon | SF
This month’s game, HvZ Blood Moon: On the same night every thirteen years, the peaceful village of Moonhaven is threatened during a lunar eclipse by the Blood Queen’s undead army. A brave group of mercenaries has the chance to discover her weakness and destroy the undead ...

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

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.
Updated 9/7/18 – Event info last …

Free UrbanPlay Family Fitness Class in the Rooftop Park | Salesforce Park
Every Saturday – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free UrbanPlay Family Fitness Class in the Rooftop Park | Salesforce Park

Bring the kids to a children’s one hour free fitness class that promotes healthy choices and active lifestyles using a combination of play and education at Salesforce Park, SF’s brand new 5.4 acre rooftop park on top of the new Transit Center.
All ages are welcome.
Free UrbanPlay® …

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 9/17/18 …

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 …

Free Rooftop STEAM Science & Art Saturdays for Kids | Salesforce Park
Every Saturday – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free Rooftop STEAM Science & Art Saturdays for Kids | Salesforce Park

Free fun, creative, and challenging hands-on science and art activities, geared toward kids aged 4-9.
Free S.T.E.A.M. Saturdays
Every Saturday at 10:30 am | August 18 – October 27, 2018
Salesforce Park (Children’s Play Area), 425 Mission St., San Francisco
FREE

Free ‘UrbanKick’ Fitness Class on the Rooftop | Salesforce Park
Every Saturday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free 'UrbanKick' Fitness Class on the Rooftop | Salesforce Park

Get fit for free al fresco with classes provided by FitnessSF in Salesforce Park, SF’s brand new 5.4 acre rooftop park on top of the new Transit Center.
This energetic, equipment-free class blends sports conditioning and kickboxing.
Best of all, there’s no pre-registration or membership required – just …

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 …

Saturday Stroll Art Walk | Oakland
Every Saturday – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Vessel Gallery
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 …

“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: $5*
*Admission is $5, and you'll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy
| It's Your Move Game Store
"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
$5
Admission is $5, and you’ll enjoy comedy from some of the …

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