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Saturday, May 19

The Great San Francisco Sidewalk Sale | 2018
Saturday, May 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for other purchases.
| All Over San Francisco
The Great San Francisco Sidewalk Sale | 2018
Over 20 neighborhood merchant corridors will be offering a “taste” of their local neighborhood culture by featuring wine tastings, art shows, musicians, artists pop ups and sidewalk sales. The Great San Francisco Sidewalk Sale Saturday, May 19, 2018 All over San Francisco Free to attend; bring cash for purchases Go ...
2018 Amgen Tour of California: Men’s Stage 7 / Women’s Stage 3 – Sacramento
Saturday, May 19 – 8:30 am | Cost: FREE | California State Capitol
2018 Amgen Tour of California: Men's Stage 7 / Women's Stage 3 - Sacramento
Men’s Stage 7 / Women’s Stage 3 Presented By Amgen’s Breakaway From Heart Disease Women’s Stage 3 43.5 miles / 70 kilometers Women’s Rider Sign In: 10:15 am Women’s Race Start: 10:50 am Women’s Estimated Finish: 12:42 pm Women’s Stage Information: https://www.amgentourofcalifornia.com/2018-stage-3-womens 2018 Amgen Tour of California: Men’s Stage 7 / Women’s Stage ...

City Sports Gym Club Grand Opening Party | Concord
Saturday, May 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*To enter the raffle, must be 18 years of age.
| City Sports Gym Club
City Sports Gym Club Grand Opening Party | Concord
On Saturday, celebrate the City Sports Gym Club Grand Opening Party. Tour the club and become a member. Bring workout clothes and enjoy complimentary workouts, plus try a ZUMBA® class at 12 noon. Plus a Complimentary Boot Camp clinic at 11 am with their personal training staff and ...
“Twerk du Soleil” Daybreaker A.M. Yoga + Dance Party | SF
"Twerk du Soleil" Daybreaker A.M. Yoga + Dance Party | SF
On the morning of Saturday, May 19th  join Daybreaker for “Twerk du Soleil” at The Great Northern for yoga and a bumpin’ dance party to start the weekend right. Think aerialists spinning above the DJ, characters greeting you with a “Gooooood morning!”, and funky beats soaring ...
2018 Himalayan Fair: Traditional Music, Dance & Raffle Prizes | Berkeley
2018 Himalayan Fair: Traditional Music, Dance & Raffle Prizes | Berkeley

The Himalayan Fair offers a rare occasion to experience a unique Himalayan festival without leaving the Bay Area during the annual two-day Himalayan Fair in Berkeley’s Live Oak Park. 2018 Himalayan Fair May 19-20, 2018 – Saturday: 10 am to 7 pm – Sunday: 10 am to ...

124th Annual Rose Parade & Festival: “Together We Rose” | Santa Rosa
Saturday, May 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Juilliard Park
124th Annual Rose Parade & Festival: "Together We Rose" | Santa Rosa
The annual Luther Burbank Rose Parade & Festival is one of Sonoma County’s most time honored traditions and one of the oldest and largest events of its kind in Northern California. In past years, the event has boasted more than 3,500 participants in the parade and ...
Marin Home & Garden Expo: Renovation Advice & Discounts | North Bay
Saturday, May 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Marin County Civic Center
Marin Home & Garden Expo: Renovation Advice & Discounts | North Bay

Looking for inspiration, tips, or ideas for your next DIY home project? The Marin Home & Garden Expo is ideal for people looking to remodel, build, landscape and redecorate their homes. 2018 Marin Home & Garden Expo – Saturday, May 19, 2018 | 10 am ...

2018 “American Graffiti” ’50s & ’60s Classic Car Show & Cruise | Petaluma
Saturday, May 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch.
| Historic Downtown Petaluma
2018 "American Graffiti" '50s & '60s Classic Car Show & Cruise | Petaluma

An annual Salute to American Graffiti honors George Lucas’ timeless, coming-of-age film, American Graffiti, most of which was filmed in Petaluma in the early summer of 1972. Grab your favorite squeeze, jump into your hot rod, candy-colored screamin’ machine or the family car for that ...

“Island City Waterways” Public Art Festival | First Day
Saturday, May 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, an advance pre-registration is recommended per time slot.
| Crab Cove Visitor Center
"Island City Waterways" Public Art Festival | First Day

Back for a second year, the popular, roving art event brings a new chapter of Alameda history to life through music, dance, theater, and storytelling. “Island City Waterways” Public Art Festival May 19 & 20, 2018 | 10 am to 4:30 pm Crab Cove Visitor ...

2018 “Harvey Milk Day” Commemoration | The Castro
Saturday, May 19 – 10:45 am | Cost: FREE | Harvey Milk Plaza
2018 "Harvey Milk Day" Commemoration | The Castro
In celebration of Harvey Milk’s birthday, the community is invited to Harvey Milk Plaza at Castro and Market (downtairs in the Castro Muni Station) at 11 am. Hear from community leaders and elected officials. The event will kick-off at 10:45 am with the LGBT Freedom Band. Walk to Harvey’s ...
CANCELLED: Free Boat Rental Day | Lake Merritt Oakland
Saturday, May 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*No experience necessary for most rentals except for sailboats. Rentals are for 1/2 hour.
| Lake Merritt Boating Center
CANCELLED: Free Boat Rental Day | Lake Merritt Oakland
Please note due to budget cuts the May 2018 open house is canceled. The next free boat rental day is July 21, 2018. The Lake Merritt Boating Center is celebrating National Safe Boating Week with free boat rentals and an open house. If past years are any indication, you ...
2018 Polish Heritage Festival | Belmont
Saturday, May 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: $5*
*Adults - $5. Children below 12 - FREE
| Belmont Twin Pines Park
2018 Polish Heritage Festival | Belmont
Get a taste of Poland at the Polish Heritage Festival. Listen to a variety of Polish bands from folk music to energetic jazz, feast on a variety of Polish delicacies, drink imported Polish beer, watch dazzling folk dances perform, buy Polish arts and crafts, and ...
2018 Oakland Veg Fest & Free Goodie Bags | Lake Merritt
Saturday, May 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Lake Merritt Amphitheater
2018 Oakland Veg Fest & Free Goodie Bags | Lake Merritt
Mark your calendars for the fourth annual Oakland VegFest. The VegFest is totally free and open to the public, and will feature awesome food, vendors, speakers, and a kids area. Oakland VegFest 2018 Saturday, May 19, 2018 | 11 am to 5 pm Lake Merritt Amphitheater, Oakland FREE Get there early; ...
Berkeley Bluegrass Festival: Free Workshops & Jams | Freight & Salvage
Berkeley Bluegrass Festival: Free Workshops & Jams | Freight & Salvage

The Freight & Salvage celebrates the incredible talent in your own backyard with the Berkeley Bluegrass Festival. Northern California has been a bluegrass stronghold since the 1960s and the Freight is proud to continue their support of legendary local artists and up-and-coming musicians. They’re bringing together leaders ...

Win Tix: Bottomless Mimosas & U.K’s Royal Wedding Brunch | SoMa StrEat Food Park You are corgi-ally invited to San Francisco’s Bottomless Royal Reception Brunch. Harry and Meghan tie the knot at 4 am local time, so get your beauty sleep and catch our repeat-broadcast of the royal ceremony and regal carriage ride over brunch. There will be 10+ ...
Project Juice Grand Opening: Fund Raising & Freebies | SF
Project Juice Grand Opening: Fund Raising & Freebies | SF
Celebrate the Grand Opening of Project Juice – Marina, with 100% of the proceeds going to the Movemeant Foundation, which creates opportunities for girls through academics, teamwork and community. Beyond that there will also be free organic awesomeness, including: – 1 FREE 10-oz cold-pressed juice (while ...
Free Coffee Day: SF’s Newest Peet’s Sneak Preview Day | SoMa
Saturday, May 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required
| Peet's Coffee (855 Brannan)
Free Coffee Day: SF's Newest Peet's Sneak Preview Day | SoMa
Peet’s newest coffeebar opens later this month, and they’d love to invite all their new neighbors to join in for a pre-opening gathering at Cup for the Community on Friday, May 19th at 855 Brannan Street. Stop by for a complimentary cup of coffee from 11 am-2 pm on ...
Peet’s Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF
Peet's Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF

> EVENT UPDATE: This event is no longer taking place. As of Summer 2018, Peet’s is no longer offering free weekly tasting series. Like wine, there are so many varieties of coffee that tasting them all can be somewhat overwhelming. Guided Tastings allow you to ...

18th Annual Malcolm X JazzArts Festival | Oakland
Saturday, May 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Antonio Park
18th Annual Malcolm X JazzArts Festival | Oakland
The Malcolm X Jazz Arts Festival is back in Oakland’s San Antonio Park to celebrate the legacy of Malcolm X with three stages of live music, dance battles, graffiti arts, spoken word, a vendors corner, food and more at this free jazz festival in the park. 2018 Malcolm X Jazz ...
5th Annual “Dancing on Waverly” Alley Festival | SF
Saturday, May 19 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Waverly Place
5th Annual "Dancing on Waverly" Alley Festival | SF
Drop in on May 19, 2018, Noon-3 pm to the 5th Annual Dancing on Waverly festival on Waverly Pl for a free, fun-filled afternoon of dancing and music. Get your dancing shoes on. Dancing on Waverly fills the alleyway with interactive dance performances and fun. Come ...
Kitten Nursery Shower: Feeding Program & Workshop | Peninsula
Saturday, May 19 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA
Kitten Nursery Shower: Feeding Program & Workshop | Peninsula
Join and watch volunteers syringe-feed tiny kittens, ask the Nursery “mom” about the life-saving work, learn about volunteer opportunities, and ask the staff “kitty whisperers” about cat behaviors. Shower gifts for the kittens are appreciated. Kitten Nursery Shower: Feeding Program & Workshop | Peninsula Saturday, May 19, ...
Oakland Mural Festival 2018: Closing Celebration | Oakland
Saturday, May 19 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Oakland Mural Festival 2018: Closing Celebration | Oakland

This year, Bay Area Mural Festival is teaming up with Visit Oakland to put on the Oakland Mural Festival as part of the first ever Oakland Art Month. The Oakland Mural Festival will bring together master muralists and Oakland youth through a series of artist residencies and workshops culminating ...

Afro-Latinx Festival (3rd on Third): Live Musical Performances | Bayview
Saturday, May 19 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*Tiered Pricing
| Bayview Opera House
Afro-Latinx Festival (3rd on Third): Live Musical Performances | Bayview
The Afro-Latinx Festival aims to bring together the community to celebrate the creative feats of Latin American musical traditions rooted in the African diaspora. The festivities will take place at the Bayview Opera House’s outdoor stage in a TARDEADA. Afro-Latinx Festival (3rd on Third) Saturday, May 19, ...
Heart of the Park Celebration: Dog Parade, Raffle & Bird Tour | San Jose
Saturday, May 19 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jeffrey Fontana Park
Heart of the Park Celebration: Dog Parade, Raffle & Bird Tour | San Jose
Enjoy a sunny day at the park, with a dog parade, raffle, and booths featuring info on native CA plants and trees. Heart of the Park Celebration Saturday, May 19, 2019 | Noon to 4 pm Jefferson Fontana Park, Oakglen Way at Castello Drive, San Jose FREE View Schedule Meet SJPD K-9 ...

Every Saturday

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. Updated 3/13/19 ...
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 ...
Explore the San Francisco Tech Scene Free Walking Tour | Mozilla
Every Saturday – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are encourage and appreciated.
| Mozilla SF
Explore the San Francisco Tech Scene Free Walking Tour | Mozilla
Join the tour every Saturday at 10 am, rain or shine, in front of the Mozzilla office, 2 Harrison St (Embarcadero and Harrison), next to the Bay Bridge and Pier 26. Walk around the Financial District in San Francisco telling stories about how everything connected with ...
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 ...
Free Distillery Tour & Organic Rum Tasting w/ Your Dog | Pacifica
Every Saturday – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Rum tasting if you bring your dog
| Tripp Distillery
Free Distillery Tour & Organic Rum Tasting w/ Your Dog | Pacifica
Oceanfront Distillery where Rum & other Spirits are made right in front of the bar where spirit tastings and cocktails are on hand. If you bring your dog, you get free tasting of their Rums. There may also be food truck onsite on Saturdays of something ...
“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: $10 | It's Your Move Game Store
"Critical Hit" Comedy Show | Oakland
Critical Hit is hosted by Erik Krasner, Hayden Greif-Neill and Jim McVeigh at It’s Your Move Games & Hobbies in Temescal for over 4 years and still going strong. Every week, some of our favorite comedians are invited to perform. Along with the producers, you can ...
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