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Saturday, September 16

2017 Black-Eyed Pea Festival: Live Music, Crafts & Food Fest | Oakland
Saturday, September 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Oakland Technical High School
2017 Black-Eyed Pea Festival: Live Music, Crafts & Food Fest | Oakland
The 4th Annual Oakland Black-Eyed Pea Festival is a celebration of African and African American culture using a cherished foodway as its theme. Get a taste of tradition, and not just with black-eyed peas in various forms, from Hoppin’ John to salsa, but also in the form ...
Carnival Of Cultures: Food, Music & Dancing | Sunnyvale
Saturday, September 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sunnyvale Baylands Park
Carnival Of Cultures: Food, Music & Dancing | Sunnyvale
Carnival of Cultures is the Bay Area’s festival showcasing the diversity of our resident community. The delicious array of food representing the different cultures that make up the SF Bay Area is complemented by music, dance, shopping and exciting activities for the entire family. Visit the ...

Red Bull “Bay Climb” Insanely-Steep Uphill Bike Battle | SF
Saturday, September 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch, $25 to compete
| De Haro St.
Red Bull "Bay Climb" Insanely-Steep Uphill Bike Battle | SF
Red Bull Bay Climb will take over an iconic hill in San Francisco with athletes from vastly different cycling disciplines to battle it out in an uphill, chain-busting sprint. The event features a bracket style format with riders racing shoulder-to-shoulder straight up three steep blocks ...
SF Etsy Summer Indie Pop-Up Market: 50+ Vendors | SF
Saturday, September 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | ARCH Art & Drafting Supply
SF Etsy Summer Indie Pop-Up Market: 50+ Vendors | SF
It’s an end of the summer party at Arch Supplies in Potrero Hill featuring shopping from 50+ local Etsy sellers and delicious snacks in the heart of San Francisco. Over 50 local Etsy sellers will be onsite showing off their work and helping you get a jump ...
2017 Rancho Day Fiesta: 1840s Music, Food & Crafts | Pacifica
2017 Rancho Day Fiesta: 1840s Music, Food & Crafts | Pacifica
The Sanchez Adobe Docents invite visitors to experience life in the 1840s at a family day that will focus on what life was like on a rancho in Mexican California. The Rancho Day Fiesta is held annually on the third Saturday in September. 2017 Rancho Day Fiesta Saturday, ...
2017 Oyster Oyster Block Party | Jack London Square
Saturday, September 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, food and drink for purchase.
| Jack London Square
2017 Oyster Oyster Block Party | Jack London Square
Back for year two, the free Oyster Oyster Block Party, now with more food vendors. Last year, they put on a small Oyster Oyster Block Party as a test and the results were delicious, so come on back September 16, 2017 for the culmination of the ...
Facebook’s “Bacon, Blues & Brews” Festival | Menlo Park
Saturday, September 16 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Facebook Headquarters
Facebook's "Bacon, Blues & Brews" Festival | Menlo Park
Join them for Battle-of-the-Bacon with Facebook’s own culinary team and enjoy sizzling bacon-inspired dishes prepared for public tasting and voting. Proceeds will be donated to local art & music programs. Celebrate this epic battle with dozens of craft beers, plus enjoy Blues, Jazz & Funk tunes from many talented ...
“Oktoberfest” Outdoor Bier Festival | Hayes Valley
Saturday, September 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Bring money for drinks and food
| Proxy SF
"Oktoberfest" Outdoor Bier Festival | Hayes Valley
Get ready for the best of Southern Germany’s party Biers. In solidarity with our brothers and sisters at “the real thing” (Oktoberfest.de) on the Theresienwiese in Munich, Suppenkuche is taking over the Proxy SF walk-in-theater on the corner of Hayes and Octavia (next door to the Biergarten) ...
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: Lemonade | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, September 16 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: Lemonade | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Executive Chef Alan Jackson is the founder and vision behind Lemonade restaurant, the hugely popular group of California based fast-casual restaurants known for its unique and seasonally ...
2017 “El Grito” Mexican Independence Day Fest | San Jose
Saturday, September 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Guadalupe River Park
2017 "El Grito" Mexican Independence Day Fest | San Jose
The outdoor Fiestas Patrias “El Grito” Festival brings families and friends together to enjoy a fun-filled day in San Jose celebrating Mexican Independence Day from 12:30-10 pm on Saturday, September 16, 2017.  The Festival features live music and entertainment, multi-cultural food vendors, as well as cultural, local community service ...
Brooklyn Raga Massive with Classical Revolutional Music | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, September 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Brooklyn Raga Massive with Classical Revolutional Music | Yerba Buena Gardens
The composer Terry Riley is a patriarch of minimalism, and his seminal commandment is “In C,” a supremely pliable work conceived for any instrumental combination, with 53 musical cells and a set of directions that allow every performer to move through the music at their ...
MIXT Cow Hollow Block Party: Free Popsicles & Win A $75 Golden Ticket | SF
Saturday, September 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | MIXT Cow Hollow
MIXT Cow Hollow Block Party: Free Popsicles & Win A $75 Golden Ticket | SF
Celebrate the Grand Opening of MIXT Cow Hollow. Enjoy music, balloons, and free popsicles from Bliss Pops as the city’s best salad joint celebrates the opening of its first SF neighborhood location. Be one of the first 500 customers to try MIXT’s farm-fresh salads, grain bowls, and ...
Free Shakespeare in the Park: “Hamlet” | The Presidio
Saturday, September 16 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)
Free Shakespeare in the Park: "Hamlet" | The Presidio

For the 36th season of Shakespeare in the Park, SF Shakes will present a production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. A Midsummer Night’s Dream follows the misadventures of four young lovers, a group of aspiring actors, and a team of mischievous fairies as they all enter the ...

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.

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.

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 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 …

Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour | Marin Headlands
Every Saturday – 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 …

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 …

Saturday Roller Skate Party “Disco Down Dolores” | SF
Every Saturday – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
Saturday Roller Skate Party "Disco Down Dolores" | SF

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” 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 …

Free Award Winning Improvised Comedy Show | Fremont
Every Saturday – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Made Up Theatre
Free Award Winning Improvised Comedy Show | Fremont

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 …

The God Damn Jam: Watch or Take Part in Improv on Stage | SF
Every Saturday – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | PianoFight
The God Damn Jam: Watch or Take Part in Improv on Stage | SF

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 …

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