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Sunday, August 26

37th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest | Point Reyes
Sunday, August 26 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Drakes Beach
37th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest | Point Reyes
Build your sandy masterpiece at the Point Reyes National Seashore’s annual Sand Sculpture Contest. The event is free for both participants and spectators and prizes will be awarded for all age categories. 37th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest Sunday, August 26, 2018 | 9 am to 3:30 pm Drakes Beach, Drakes ...
31st Annual Chinatown Streetfest | Oakland
Sunday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Oakland Chinatown
31st Annual Chinatown Streetfest | Oakland

Come to the 31st annual Chinatown StreetFest, spanning eight blocks of Chinatown, with more than 200 booths showcasing a myriad of delicious foods and unique Asian products, to experience the traditions that Oakland’s Chinatownhas so diligently preserved. There will be arts & crafts, live music, cultural entertainment, and ...

2018 Palo Alto Festival of the Arts | Sunday
Sunday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | University Avenue (Palo Alto)
2018 Palo Alto Festival of the Arts | Sunday

he festival-celebrating its thirty-seventh year, the Palo Alto Festival of the Arts takes place annually on tree-lined University Avenue in beautiful downtown Palo Alto, featuring 300 fine artists and crafters whose display booths are placed back-to-back along University Avenue. In the past, it has attracted over 150,000 ...

Surfrider’s 34th Birthday Beach Clean Up | Baker Beach
Sunday, August 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Baker Beach
Surfrider's 34th Birthday Beach Clean Up | Baker Beach
Surfrider is turning 34. Come and join the celebration as they dedicate this beach clean up to their birthday on Sunday, August 26, 2018. Drop-in and groups are welcome and hot coffee will be served. Come on down, have a snack, and help hug the beach. Bring your ...
KUSF’s Rock ‘n’ Swap Record Fair | USF
KUSF's Rock 'n' Swap Record Fair | USF

KUSF’s Rock-n-Swap is a Giant Music Lover’s Fair where about dealers and vendors come from all over to sell music related items in various formats and genres along with hard-to-find rarities including a huge amount of vinyl as well as memorabilia in this 6,000+ square-foot venue. ...

2018 Silicon Valley Pride Festival & Parade | South Bay
Sunday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Parade is free. Festival admission is $5 per day.
| Plaza de Cesar Chavez
2018 Silicon Valley Pride Festival & Parade | South Bay

The 43rd annual Silicon Valley Pride (formerly San Jose Pride) is the largest LGBT event held in the South Bay. This annual parade and festival celebrates the diversity of the community and promoting outreach and awareness while having a lot of fun as well. 2018 Silicon Valley Pride ...

SF’s Huge Summer “Dog Days” Festival | TreasureFest
Sunday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: $5 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
SF's Huge Summer "Dog Days" Festival  | TreasureFest

TreasureFest is a unique monthly themed festival that showcases the best of the Bay area. August is their ‘Dog Days of Summer‘ event and many of their bars will have a specialty drink cocktails and of course there will be a doggy safe and approved ...Monthly

Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Hall of Flowers
Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park

The Vintage Paper Fair has one of the West Coast’s largest selection of postcards, trade cards, stereoviews, photography, labels, brochures, Victorian transportation, sports memorabilia, and all manner of curious, beautiful and interesting old paper. San Francisco Vintage Paper Fair 2018 – January 6 & 7 ...

2018 Origami-Palooza Festival & Paper Airplane Challenge | Japantown
Sunday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | East Japan Center Mall
2018 Origami-Palooza Festival & Paper Airplane Challenge | Japantown
At the annual Origami-Palooza, watch origami experts fold paper into seemingly impossible shapes, and enter your creations into the Origami Challenge contest. Anyone and everyone, from young to old, to beginner to experienced, can learn to create amazing things with paper. Plus there’s a paper airplane challenge at ...
2018 Egyptian King Tut Festival | East Bay
Sunday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | St. Antonius Coptic Church
2018 Egyptian King Tut Festival | East Bay

Come visit the 29th annual King Tut Festival, where you will be instantly transported back in time to see a village of Egyptians making handmade food, playing live music, creating handmade items and displaying a bazaar with one of a kind imported items. 2018 King ...

Free Outdoor Yoga at Ocean Beach | SF
Sunday, August 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Java Beach
Free Outdoor Yoga at Ocean Beach | SF
With the rising rent in San Francisco, it has become even more crucial that yoga be made accessible to yoga students regardless of financial status. Therefore, Yoga teacher Tony Eason invites you step out of the comfort zone of a yoga studio and join a fun free outdoor yoga class ...
“UBay”: SF Ube Food Festival | SoMa StrEAT Food Park
Sunday, August 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: $5*
*$5 GA | $25 Bottomless House-Made Sangrias
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
"UBay": SF Ube Food Festival | SoMa StrEAT Food Park

On August 25th and August 26th, SoMa StrEat Food Park is getting down to the local roots with Bay Area beats and a special lineup of vendors serving mouth-watering, eye-catching, Instagram-worthy ube eats. UBay: SF Ube Festival Saturday & Sunday, August 25 – 26, 2018 ...

2018 International “Go Topless” Day Celebration
Sunday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
2018 International "Go Topless" Day Celebration

For 2018, Go Topless Day falls precisely on Women’s Equality Day, Aug 26th. It is indeed on Aug 26, 1920 that women earned their right to vote on the basis of Gender Equality. In 1971, the US Congress has made August 26 into a nationally ...

21st Annual Progressive Festival | Petaluma
Sunday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Walnut Park
21st Annual Progressive Festival | Petaluma
Activists from all over Northern California join forces to help fight for social change at the annual Progressive Festival in Petaluma. Expect speeches on a variety of social causes, live music, mime troupe, and informational booths/tables by many social justice, environmental, labor, and community organizations. 21st Annual Petaluma Progressive Festival Sunday, ...
The 2nd Annual Summer Classic Cars, Brews & Tunes | Richmond
Sunday, August 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | East Brother Beer Company
The 2nd Annual Summer Classic Cars, Brews & Tunes | Richmond
Say goodbye to summer with a celebration of classic cars, classic music and of course their classic styles of beer, as the 2nd Annual Summer Classic returns to the East Brother taproom on Sunday. The 2nd Annual Summer Classic Cars, Brews & Tunes Sunday, August 26, 2018 ...
2018 “Brickshow” Final Day: Large Lego City Exhibit & Playroom | San Leandro
Sunday, August 26 – 1:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Bay Area Family Church
2018 "Brickshow" Final Day: Large Lego City Exhibit & Playroom | San Leandro

Explore a large lego display, as part of the annual lego show, Brickshow. Play building bricks presents a large Lego exhibit for viewing by the public. This exhibition is presented with the participation of BAYLUG (Bay Area Lego Users Group) and is sponsored by the ...

Reggae/Latin Concert: Ruckatan Latin Tribe | Union Square Live
Sunday, August 26 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Reggae/Latin Concert: Ruckatan Latin Tribe | Union Square Live
Sun Aug 26: 2-4pm — Ruckatan Latin Tribe (Reggae/Latin) An ancient game…The winners experience joy, the losers are confounded. Our first move was a successful one, in that we came together from diverse backgrounds and found a common strength. That strength was meeting each other, when ...
Free “Crazy Rich Asians” Movie Day with Asian Art Museum | AMC Kabuki
Free "Crazy Rich Asians" Movie Day with Asian Art Museum | AMC Kabuki
Haven’t seen “Crazy Rich Asians” yet? Your tickets are going to be free! The Asian Art Museum has bought out the entire 3pm screening at the AMC Kabuki (1881 Post St., SF) ,on Sunday, August 26, 2018, and will be giving out tickets on a first-come-first-served basis ...
Coin-Op’s “Free Play” Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa
Sunday, August 26 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Coin-Op Game Room
Coin-Op's "Free Play" Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa

Coin-Op is an awesome 10,000 square foot space in SoMa that was transformed from a steel foundry into a two-story bar and game room with 40+ pinball and video games, a secret speakeasy (hidden behind a “busted” video game). On the last Sunday of every ...Monthly

San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical” | Petaluma
Sunday, August 26 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Walnut Park
San Francisco Mime Troupe's "Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical" | Petaluma

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 59th season with more free and lively performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2018 production “Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2018 Free political theater & music in parks all ...

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 ...
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 ...
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 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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