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Sunday, August 12

SF’s New Transbay Transit Center Opening Day | AC Transit + Muni
Sunday, August 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Bus fare required, of course.
| Salesforce Transit Center
SF's New Transbay Transit Center Opening Day | AC Transit + Muni
After starting off slow with a soft launch of just the 5 Fulton back in December and then four more muni lines in June, the New Transbay Terminal (aka “Salesforce Transit Center”) opens officially on August 12, 2018 – including the Grand Hall, rooftop park ...
2018 Stafford Lake Bike Park Dual Slalom Race | Novato
Sunday, August 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*No registration required for spectators. Parking fee is $10 per vehicle.
| Stafford Lake Bike Park
2018 Stafford Lake Bike Park Dual Slalom Race | Novato

Join the inaugural summer dual race series at Stafford Lake Bike Park. Come enjoy prizes, music, smiles, and rippin’ riding at California’s premier public dual slalom course. This event is ideal for ages 10 and up though riders of all ages are welcome. All skill ...

Inner Sunset Flea 2018 | Block Party & Street Fair
Sunday, August 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | 9th and Irving
Inner Sunset Flea 2018 | Block Party & Street Fair

Join the Inner Sunset Flea on the second Sunday of the month from April to November 2019. Come hunt for a bargain, sit down for some food, let the children play, and catch up with friends and neighbors, featuring 30 resident, artisan, nonprofit, and local ...Monthly

Off the Grid’s “Presidio Picnic” Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, August 12 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid's "Presidio Picnic" 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 ...Every Sunday

The Peripatetic Pick Ye Own Pirate Theatrical Adventure | Oakland
Sunday, August 12 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*No reservations are necessary
| Mosswood Park
The Peripatetic Pick Ye Own Pirate Theatrical Adventure | Oakland

> EVENT UPDATE: This event is no longer taking place. Join and be the navigator in the “Shiver We Timbers: A Peripatetic Pick-Yer-Own Pirate Adventure.” The fifth annual summer touring production will be a pirate-themed,participatory play. Sail with the peripatetic players in search of treasure, but ...

“Napa Live: Inside Out” Music Festival & Crawl | North Bay
Sunday, August 12 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | All Over Napa
"Napa Live: Inside Out" Music Festival & Crawl | North Bay

This one is big –  a music crawl featuring live music in 35 venues, some inside and some outside, and all within walking distance of each other. “Napa Live: Inside Out” Music Festival & Crawl Second Sundays, July 8 – Oct 14 | Noon to 6 ...

Pavilion & Park Grand Opening Festival: Magic Show, Music & Fun | Palo Alto
Sunday, August 12 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free
| Arrillaga Family Pavilion & Freidenrich Community Park
Pavilion & Park Grand Opening Festival: Magic Show, Music & Fun | Palo Alto
Join in and celebrate the completion of a campus ten years in the making. It’s not every day that they get to throw a party like this. The new Arrillaga Family Pavilion and Freidenrich Community Park on the Oshman Family JCC campus bring a lush playing ...
Greek & Middle Eastern Food Festival Final Day: Dance, Music & Fun | Rohnert Park
Sunday, August 12 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE with RSVP. Free Admission- Pay for Food & Drink 
| St George Greek & Middle Eastern Food Festival
Greek & Middle Eastern Food Festival Final Day: Dance, Music & Fun | Rohnert Park

Come join the fun-filled event eat, drink and dance. The Greek & Middle Eastern Food Festival. All Day Greek and Middle Eastern Music by DJ George Traditional Folk Dancing Delicious Food, Hummus, Falafel, Gyros, Shawerma, Spinacopita & More… Tasty Greek & Middle Eastern Pastries, Baklava, ...

Point Reyes Summer Block Party, Outdoor Concert & BBQ | North Bay
Sunday, August 12 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring cash for food and drinks
| Love Field (Point Reyes)
Point Reyes Summer Block Party, Outdoor Concert & BBQ | North Bay
It’s KWMR’s Summer Block Party at Love Field under the parachute, in Point Reyes Station, where Sir Francis Drake meets Highway 1. Renee Richardson & Greg McQuaid of “Renee & Irish Greg’s Pop Up” Podcast will preside over the festivities. RSVP on Facebook Live Music with Red ...
Ronnie Spector and the Ronettes: ’60s Girl Group Concert | Stern Grove Festival
Sunday, August 12 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
| Stern Grove
Ronnie Spector and the Ronettes: '60s Girl Group Concert | Stern Grove Festival
Only a few artists in history have been capable of defining an entire era in pop music. Ronnie Spector is one of those artists: the embodiment of the heart, soul, and passion of female rock n’ roll in the 1960s. For these qualities and more, ...
Free Surf Concert: The Young Barons & The Reefriders | Union Square Live
Sunday, August 12 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Free Surf Concert: The Young Barons & The Reefriders | Union Square Live
Sun Aug 12: 2-4pm — The Reefriders / The Young Barons (Surf/Rock) It’s a double header Sunday featuring the experienced sounds of The Reefriders vs the young men known as The Young Barons. The Young Barons are a Bay Area based Surf band made up of 3 ...
Outdoor Matinee Block Party: “Step” | Berkeley Art Museum
Sunday, August 12 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive
Outdoor Matinee Block Party: "Step" | Berkeley Art Museum

The UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) in partnership with the Downtown Berkeley Association (DBA) presents “It’s Only Rock ’n’ Roll”, a series of free summer movie matinees on the museum’s massive outdoor LED screen at Addison street. On the second Thursday ...

The Peripatetic Pick Ye Own Pirate Theatrical Adventure Final Day | Alameda
Sunday, August 12 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No reservations are necessary
| Lincoln Park
The Peripatetic Pick Ye Own Pirate Theatrical Adventure Final Day | Alameda

> EVENT UPDATE: This event is no longer taking place. Join and be the navigator in the “Shiver We Timbers: A Peripatetic Pick-Yer-Own Pirate Adventure.” The fifth annual summer touring production will be a pirate-themed,participatory play. Sail with the peripatetic players in search of treasure, but ...

“Pinocchio” Free Inferno Theatre Show in the Park | Final Day
Sunday, August 12 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP now and receive a little treat.
| John Hinkel Park
"Pinocchio" Free Inferno Theatre Show in the Park | Final Day

Inferno Theatre returns to the sunny park amphitheater with Pinocchio. An original adaptation of Carlo Collodi’s story of a puppet who dreams of becoming a real human. His spirit of discovery leads him to explore a world inhabited by capricious and fanciful animals, fairies, and ...

Every Sunday

“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 ...
Salsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party | Emeryville
Every Sunday – 2:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Facebook
| Bay Street Emeryville
Salsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party | Emeryville
Bay Street is set to spice things up with the return of Salsa Sundays, a music series featuring a live salsa band and plenty of room to dance every Sunday from May 5 to August 25. Salsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party Sundays, May 5 ...
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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