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Sunday, September 17

25% Off: “Taylor Mac” A 24-Decade History of Popular Music | Curran
25% Off: "Taylor Mac" A 24-Decade History of Popular Music | Curran
Four shows only in SF. It's your only chance to see this once-in-a-lifetime extravaganza the NYT calls, "a glittery, unforgettable spectacle." | Sept. 15-24 at SF's historic Curran theater.
Free Shakespeare in the Park: “Hamlet” | The Presidio
Sunday, September 17 – 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 ...

Boozie Ice Cream Float Party in a Secret Art Gallery | Mission Dist.
Boozie Ice Cream Float Party in a Secret Art Gallery | Mission Dist.
Are you ready for a cool Sunday afternoon day party in a private art gallery with boozie ice cream floats & Thistle juice cocktails? Summer’s finally here so The SUB invites you to beat this heat than with some sweet, boozie vegan ice cream floats, Thistle juice ...
1880s Vintage Base Ball: Golden Gate Cup All-Star Game | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Big Rec Field (Golden Gate Park)
1880s Vintage Base Ball: Golden Gate Cup All-Star Game | Golden Gate Park

Come on out to Big Rec in Golden Gate Park (7th Ave and Irving) and see base ball played by 1880s rules, using vintage style uniforms and equipment. Bay Area Vintage Base Ball is the first and longest running vintage base ball league in the Bay ...

“Empire Day” Welcoming the 159th Year of the Nortonian Realm | SF
Sunday, September 17 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*The event is free, however tickets for the ferry ride are bought separately.
| Ferry Building
"Empire Day" Welcoming the 159th Year of the Nortonian Realm | SF
On the morning of September 17, 1859, Joshua Norton walked into the office of George Fitch, editor of the San Francisco Evening Bulletin and handed Fitch a proclamation declaring himself “Emperor of these United States.”  Fitch printed the proclamation in that evening’s edition. With this single act, ...
“Robin Williams Meadow” Dedication Ceremony | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 17 – 3:35 pm | Cost: FREE | Robin Williams Meadow (Sharon Meadow)
"Robin Williams Meadow" Dedication Ceremony | Golden Gate Park
It all becomes official Sunday afternoon (9/17) during the 37th Annual "Comedy Day" Festival - Sharon Meadow becomes Robin Williams Meadow.
Puppies and Vegan Ice Cream Festival | Berkeley
Sunday, September 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Suggested contribution: $2-$5 or bring a tub of vegan ice cream
| Berkeley Animal Rights Center
Puppies and Vegan Ice Cream Festival | Berkeley
Join in for Vegan Ice Cream at the first and only community center for animal rights in the US – the Berkeley Animal Rights Center. Love ice cream? Love puppies? Love new friends? This event is for you. – Meet Pao, one of the three dogs rescued ...
Opera on the Spot: WTF Mind-Bending Moments from the Classics | SF
Sunday, September 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
Opera on the Spot: WTF Mind-Bending Moments from the Classics | SF
Opera plots got everyone going WTF over there as they select their favorite mind-bending moments from the classics. There will be swears in this show, so please come prepared with earmuffs.! Pianist Danny Sullivan joins the cast to kick off this irreverent look at OPERA ...

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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, …

Civil Discourse: Politics, Policy & Legislation Discussion | Grace Cathedral
Every Sunday – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free and open to all
| Grace Cathedral
Civil Discourse: Politics, Policy & Legislation Discussion | Grace Cathedral

In our divided world, how can we be part of conversations that are both principled and productive?
Join for Civil Discourse, a program, taking place every Sunday in July, that will guide respectful discussions about politics, policy, and legislation, to prepare for the Mid Terms …

Free Summer Yoga Sundays | Emeryville
Every Sunday – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Bay Street Emeryville
Free Summer Yoga Sundays | Emeryville

Prepare for the upcoming week with an exhilarating Free Yoga session sponsored by Athleta at Bay Street.  Yoga will take place every Sunday morning from June through the end of August.
Free Summer Yoga Sundays
Sunday, June 3 to August 26, 2018 | 10 am to 11 am
Bay …

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 …

Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera
Every Sunday – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE
| Town Center Corte Madera
Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera

Town Center Corte Madera celebrates summer with the Annual Summer Music Series, set to take place every Sunday June 3rd through August 26th from Noon-2 pm with a great lineup of music that will appeal to all ages.
Summer Outdoor Music Series
All Sundays from June to August …

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 …

Original Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill
Every Sunday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Thee Parkside
Original Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill

Original Famous Twang Sundays is a free, all-ages concert series at Thee Parkside in Potrero Hill.
Come by every Sunday; there’s always a fresh traditional or contemporary live act and a surprise special to purchase from the kitchen.

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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