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Sunday, August 20

Trader Joe’s 50th Anniversary Celebration | Freebies, Tastings & 50¢ Deals
Sunday, August 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Trader Joe's
Trader Joe's 50th Anniversary Celebration | Freebies, Tastings & 50¢ Deals
Trader Joe’s is marking its 50th anniversary milestone by saying thank you to its customers with in-store customer celebrations on Saturday, August 19th and Sunday, August 20, 2017. Festivities will include: special product tastings, giveaways, and 50¢ deals that may vary by store (and by time) ...
“American Idol” Auditions Come to the Bay | Jack London Square
Sunday, August 20 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Do you have what it takes to become the next singing superstar? American Idol is coming to one city only in California – Oakland. Jack London Square will be hosting the open auditions at the foot of Broadway on Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017. Many of the Jack ...

“Summer Sessions” Sunday Streets Brunch | Hayes Valley
Sunday, August 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Please bring money for food and drinks
| Timbuk2 (Hayes Valley)
“Summer Sessions” Sunday Streets Brunch | Hayes Valley
Get your calories in before a day of riding around Golden Gate Park, at the shop. There will be bevvies and breakfast items, enough to keep you fueled for the day. Everyone is welcome. Free but an RSVP is required.
Volunteer at Stern Grove 2017: Free Seating, Parking, Snacks & Drinks | SF
Sunday, August 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but registration is required.
| Stern Grove
Volunteer at Stern Grove 2017: Free Seating, Parking, Snacks & Drinks | SF

Want free reserved seating, reserved parking, and free beverages and snacks during a Stern Grove event this summer? All you have to do is volunteer. Volunteer positions include ushers, information booth staffers, bike valet, donation collectors, greeters, set up/take down experts and much more. >> Sign ...Every Sunday

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: Maria Teresa’s Kitchen | Jack London Square
Sunday, August 20 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: Maria Teresa's Kitchen | Jack London Square

Join them at CUESA’s Jack London Square Farmers Market in Oakland for a Market to Table Cooking Demonstration with Maria Capdevielle of Maria Teresa’s Kitchen featuring the seasonal bounty of the Jack London Square Farmers Market. Maria Teresa Capdevielle is the author of “The Secrets of Baking with Olive oil,” a ...Every Sunday

“Brazilian Girls” Outdoor Concert in the Park | Stern Grove Festival
Sunday, August 20 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated
| Stern Grove
"Brazilian Girls" Outdoor Concert in the Park | Stern Grove Festival
Hailing from New York City, Grammy-nominated group Brazilian Girls are a dance floor-friendly and eclectic blend of electronic dance music reflecting styles as diverse as reggae, jazz, bossa nova, reggae, and lounge. Explosive horn and percussion trio Moon Hooch first gained a following busking in the ...
Ben Basic’s Acoustic & Electronic Mini Concert | Amoeba SF
Sunday, August 20 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
Ben Basic's Acoustic & Electronic Mini Concert | Amoeba SF
Join them for a pre-eclipse celebration on Sunday, August 20th at 2 pm featuring a cosmic performance from Ben Basic. Ben is a producer and aspiring street performer residing in Oakland, California. His production technique melds acoustic and electronic instruments through self-sampling and effects synchronization. His ...
Opera on the Spot: Ménage à Trois | SF
Sunday, August 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
Opera on the Spot: Ménage à Trois | SF
Come cuddle puddle with Opera on Tap San Francisco as they explore a heated summer theme: Ménage à Trois. They’ll be featuring bizarre love triangles and unique scenarios involving 3 or more persons from your favorite operas. So join them on Sunday August 20th, 7pm at ...
“Game of Thrones” Viewing Party & Free Turkey Legs | Marina
Sunday, August 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free turkey legs while supplies last
| The Dorian SF
"Game of Thrones" Viewing Party & Free Turkey Legs | Marina

Don’t have HBO or want to face the winter with allies? Join The Dorian for a Game Of Thrones viewing party. Send a raven and tell your friends that winter is here. They’ll be hosting a weekly Game of Thrones viewing party, every Sunday night during ...

“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, August 20 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room
"Return of the Cypher" Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room

At every R.O.T.C., MC’s, beatboxers, B-Boys, and musicians from various backgrounds rock in live cyphers, with jams provided by a DJ, live band, and/or producers. All MC’s and vocalists are welcome to participate in the open-cyphers, as long as they read the rules and receive ...Every Sunday

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“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 ...
Delicious Market Recipes & Free Seasonal Tasting | Jack London Square
Every Sunday – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Delicious Market Recipes & Free Seasonal Tasting | Jack London Square
With more than 40 vendors, the Jack London Square Farmers Market offers local produce, food craft products, and breakfast and lunch options. The Jack London Square Farmers Market is operated by CUESA at Oakland’s Jack London Square on Sundays from 10 am to 3 pm, year ...
“Fog City Flea” at The Ferry Building | Sept. 1 – Nov. 17
Every Sunday – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Ferry Building
"Fog City Flea" at The Ferry Building | Sept. 1 - Nov. 17
Fog City Flea will bring an eclectic lineup of makers and merchants from the Bay Area and beyond offering handcrafted jewelry, apparel, accessories, apothecary, housewares, furnishings, and well-edited vintage on weekends at the Ferry Building. Curated exclusively for the Ferry Building by the team behind Upstate ...
Free Mimosa “Boozy Brunch” w/ Vegan Options | SF
Free Mimosa "Boozy Brunch" w/ Vegan Options | SF
Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar has a weekly weekend “Boozy Brunch” with one free complimentary mimosa (or “Brunch Punch”) to accompany your brunch on both Saturdays and Sundays. They have a full menu of gourmet-influenced Venezuelan dishes to go along with a twist on your classic favorites. ...
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid's Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. 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 Parade ...
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 ...
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 ...
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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