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Sunday, May 21

Spreading “Rolligion” Bay to Breakers | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, May 21 – 7:30 am | Cost: FREE | The Bridge
Spreading "Rolligion" Bay to Breakers | Golden Gate Park
On Sunday, May 21, 2017, the GodFather and his “Holy Rollers”  are going to do just that as they have been enlisted by Alaska Airlines Bay to Breakers race to pump up the volume and create a party for the participants on the race route. Come ...
2017 Milpitas International BBQ and Festival | South Bay
Sunday, May 21 – 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, ...

2017 Oakland Book Festival: 7 Hours, 90 Writers & 40 Events | Oakland
Sunday, May 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Oakland City Hall
2017 Oakland Book Festival: 7 Hours, 90 Writers & 40 Events | Oakland
The Oakland Book Festival is a one-day, annual literary event. Dedicated to books, ideas, and the pleasures of literacy, it aims to serve the reading public, to encourage debate, and to celebrate the city of Oakland. It will host more than 90 writers in 2017 and ...
Harvey Milk Day 2017: Free Castro Walking Tour | SF
Sunday, May 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Tips are awesome
| Castro & Market
Harvey Milk Day 2017: Free Castro Walking Tour | SF
Explore a neighborhood you thought you knew. What was once dairy farms and dirt roads is now one of the city’s most vibrant and cohesive communities. Stairs and steep hills. This free guided walking tour “Castro: Tales of the Village” takes place on Sunday, May 21, ...
Off the Grid’s “Presidio Picnic” Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Off the Grid's "Presidio Picnic" Sunday Food Truck Party | SF

every sunday 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 ...

Uncovering the Parkside: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Sunday, May 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Parkside Branch Library
Uncovering the Parkside: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Find out about the Parkside, the first neighborhood to begin growing on the west side of SF in the early 1900s. You’ll find out how public transportation made the difference and learn to identify the three major periods of development by the houses you see. Meet ...
Free “Tamarindo” Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Sunday, May 21 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Free "Tamarindo" Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Join them at CUESA’s Jack London Square Farmers Market in Oakland for a cooking demo with Gloria Dominguez of Tamarindo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Jack London Square Farmers Market. With over 25 years of culinary experience, Chef Gloria has been able to say that she ...
“Cali Cali” Music Video Shoot & BBQ | Oakland
Sunday, May 21 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lake Merritt
"Cali Cali" Music Video Shoot & BBQ | Oakland
The shoot will start around 11:30am, and they will film until the sun goes down later that night. The first location is Lake Merritt in Oakland. Here they will have a free BBQ, drinks (BYOB), music, and other activities as they shoot the music video. The second location will ...
Free Sunday Concert: Armenian Music & Dancing | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, May 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Sunday Concert: Armenian Music & Dancing | Golden Gate Park Band

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the new direction of Robert Calonico, presents its 136th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years. The weekly concerts take place most ...

“When the Bough Breaks” Short Plays on Falling In Love | SF
Sunday, May 21 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Phoenix Theatre
"When the Bough Breaks" Short Plays on Falling In Love | SF
There are many ways to fall… fall in love, fall from grace, fall apart, fall into the abyss – yes, so many ways to fall. These short plays explore a few of them. Free, but an RSVP is required. Something Broken: A woman falls and her husband ...
The Dramatic History of the BART | South San Francisco
Sunday, May 21 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | South San Francisco Main Library
The Dramatic History of the BART | South San Francisco
The discussion will be led by Mr. Bart himself the Official Historian, Michael C. Healy, author of the book, BART: The Dramatic History of the Bay Area Rapid Transit System. This fascinating book undertakes the massive task of chronicling something the Bay Area takes for ...
Shotwell’s 10 Year Anniversary Party: $4 Pints & Free Tacos | Mission
Sunday, May 21 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission but bring money for food and drinks
| Shotwell's Bar
Shotwell's 10 Year Anniversary Party: $4 Pints & Free Tacos | Mission
Come and drink your heart out at Shotwell’s Bar 10 Year Anniversary Party. As a thank you to their patrons, they will be rolling back pints to 2007 prices ($4 pint) plus a free El Tonayense taco with pint purchase, free tee shirts.
“Pajama Jammy Jam” Bounce House Dance Party | Oakland
Sunday, May 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 with pajamas on, $10 without
| Starline Social Club
"Pajama Jammy Jam" Bounce House Dance Party | Oakland
Grab your PJs for this six-hour house party with DJ Purple Pam, FunknSoul Supergroup, RnB Karaoke, super secret special guests, and a bounce house. Yea, you read that right… a mother f*cking bounce house. There’s going to be a light show, a free photo booth, special drinks, magic in ...
“Lunar Process Modules” Theatrical Performance | SF
Sunday, May 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Capacity is limited.
| SF Chronicle Building
"Lunar Process Modules" Theatrical Performance | SF
Lunar Process Modules begins with childhood dreams of going into space and asks what it takes to actually get there. And why do you want to go in the first place? Free, but an RSVP is required. Capacity is limited. Catch glimpses of the new songs, scenes, and videos that ...
Opera on the Spot: Operatic Know-it-alls | SF
Sunday, May 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
Opera on the Spot: Operatic Know-it-alls  | SF
From Despina the maid to Sarastro the king, it seems like many characters have an opinion — whether well-informed or not – as to the state of life and how to get out of a sticky situation. Sometimes the advice is perfect, and other times ...

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, …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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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