Events for August 19, 2017
Saturday, August 19
|8:00 am||6th Annual Citywide Garage Sale | Hayward|| FREE*|
*Free to go around and have a look but please bring cash if you'd like to purchase something from the garage sale.
|8:30 am||Braids & Beats: High Energy Dance Class & Free Headbands | SF|| FREE*|
*Free but an RSVP is required.
Outward Bound California’s 2017 City Skyline Challenge features two days of Bay Area civic leaders, local celebrities, entrepreneurs, students, educators, and individuals from all walks of life rappelling Spiderman-style from the Hilton San Francisco Union Squares roof, before cheering onlookers and a vast online audience. ...
Come out to the annual Burlingame On The Avenue, one of the Peninsula’s most anticipated summer festivals, featuring hundreds of artisans showcasing hand-crafted products, delicious foods and beverages, and exciting performances. Plus, throughout the day there live entertainment which boast a variety of unique musical and ...
|10:00 am||2017 Burning Man Bike & Gear Swap | Sunnyvale Sports Basement|| $3*|
*$3 per adult, with all proceeds benefitting Hope Services. Kids under 17 get in free.
The 2017 Chronicle Books Warehouse Sale is here again with 80% off everything in the store for three days only, from August 17-19, 2017. Stock up on your winter reading with cookbooks, children’s books, lifestyle and home, arts and crafts, art and design, photography, travel, pop culture, ...
|10:00 am||63rd Annual San Francisco Gem Show & Sale | SF|| $8*|
*Get a coupon on the website to enter for $8. It will be $10 without the coupon.
|All Day||Free PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio||FREE|
|10:00 am||Historic Union Cemetery Walking Tour | Redwood City||FREE|
|10:00 am||$1 or Less Book Sale & Dance-a-Thon | San Jose|| FREE*|
*Free admission, most books cost $1 or less
|10:00 am||Clear the Shelters & Take A Pet Home | Dublin||FREE|
|10:00 am||First Oakland ReUse Fair: Food, Music & Family Fun||FREE|
|10:00 am||4th Annual Hatch Chile Roast | Greenbrae||FREE|
|10:30 am||Crafting at the Library: Make Bookish Bouquet of Paper Roses | Hayward|| FREE*|
*Free but an RSVP is encouraged.
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.
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 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 …
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 …
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 …
Sid Singh hosts the craziest show in the city where you get to see standup, improv, and then you get on stage to do improv.
If you want, you can also just sit and laugh at the other people doing improv. No one is here to make …