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Sunday, September 9

2018 Stafford Lake Bike Park Dual Slalom Race | Novato
Sunday, September 9 – 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 ...

44th Annual Solano Stroll & Parade | Berkeley & Albany
Sunday, September 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Solano Avenue
44th Annual Solano Stroll & Parade | Berkeley & Albany
Since 1974, Solano Avenue and the twin-cities of Albany and Berkeley have hosted the Solano Avenue Stroll, the East Bay’s largest street festival. The mile-long festival features over 500 vendors including 50 entertainers, 50 food booths, 150 government and non-profit agencies, 150 juried hand-crafters, a big parade with ...

47th Annual Art & Wine Festival: Salsa Sunday | Mountain View
Sunday, September 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Castro Street (Mountain View)
47th Annual Art & Wine Festival: Salsa Sunday | Mountain View

More than 200,000 arts lovers gather in Silicon Valley’s epicenter on Castro Street in Mountain View for this vibrant multicultural celebration. 47th Mountain View Art & Wine Festival Saturday, September 8, 2018 | 11 am to 7 pm Sunday, September 9, 2018 | 10 am ...

Inner Sunset Flea 2018 | Block Party & Street Fair
Sunday, September 9 – 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 May to November 2018. Come hunt for a bargain, sit down for some food, let the children play, and catch up with friends and neighbors. The Inner Sunset Flea is a cross between a ...

Oakland Pride Parade & Festival | 2018
Oakland Pride Parade & Festival | 2018
Northern California’s second largest pride parade and festival is on Sunday, September 9th, 2018. Oakland kicks off their annual Pride celebration with a Pride Parade at 10:30 am. The celebration continues in Uptown Oakland for the Pride Festival from 11 am to 7 pm with more than six city blocks of ...
“Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Western Addition
Sunday, September 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Western Addition
"Sunday Streets" Huge Block Party | Western Addition
Come dance in the streets with Sunday Streets car-free route along The Western Addition’s main corridors. Fillmore and sections of Fulton and Baker Streets will be open to pedestrians, cyclists, roller-skaters, toddlers, families, seniors and more on September 9. During World War 2, the area became ...
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, September 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid's Sunday Food Truck Party | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2018. 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

2018 Fall “Avocado Con” Food Truck Festival | SF
Sunday, September 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: $5*
*$5 General Admission; free for kids ages 10 & under
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
2018 Fall "Avocado Con" Food Truck Festival | SF
Avo-lovers rejoice; everyone’s favorite fruit is here with a bang. SoMa StrEat Food Park is teaming up with 15+ of San Francisco’s best sweet and savory food trucks to bring you an AVOlanche of creamy, green goodness. Avo-enthusiasts, come color your world and rejoice in a day ...
2018 Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival | SF
Sunday, September 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Chocolate samples require tickets.
| Ghirardelli Square
2018 Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival | SF

From vanilla beans to caramel fillings, indulge in it all at the 2018 Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival. Come and experience Chocolate School, chef demonstrations, chocolate vendors, and the popular Ghirardelli Chocolate Lounge. Over 50 vendors generously donate sample-sized portions of their products to feature in the festival. ...

2018 Muni Heritage Days: Rare Historic Bus Rides | SF
2018 Muni Heritage Days: Rare Historic Bus Rides | SF

Enjoy a weekend of free rides along the waterfront on rare streetcars and buses as old as 1896. San Francisco transit history comes back to life at this annual, weekend-long blast from the past dating back to the 19th century. During Muni Heritage Weekend, visitors ...

“Napa Live: Inside Out” Music Festival & Crawl | North Bay
Sunday, September 9 – 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 ...

2018 Peace Day Rally: Ride Love Resist | SF
Sunday, September 9 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring your signs.
| Civic Center Plaza
2018 Peace Day Rally: Ride Love Resist | SF
Join the Peace Day Rally on September 9th, at the Civic Center Plaza. Be there at noon sharp. Bring your signs and participate the rally for peace. 2018 Peace Day Rally: Ride Love Resist Sunday, September 9, 2018 | Noon Civic Center Plaza, 355 McAllister St., San Francisco FREE (Bring your ...
Free Popcorn Bar for National Popcorn Day | The Winery SF
Free Popcorn Bar for National Popcorn Day | The Winery SF
If you have never paired wine and popcorn… now is your chance. Enjoy freshly made popcorn with a variety of fixings with the purchase of a wine tasting at The Winery SF. Plus, after you are full on popcorn, you can get a free passport for ...
2012 X-Factor Finalist “Jason Brock” | Live! in the Castro
Sunday, September 9 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
2012 X-Factor Finalist "Jason Brock" | Live! in the Castro
Jason Brock (X-Factor Finalist and 3-Time Bay Area Reporter “Best Male Cabaret Performer” winner) returns to Live! in the Castro joined by SFSU Jazz Dept. Founder and esteemed composer/performer, Dee Spencer, on the piano. Dianthe “Dee” Spencer is a Professor and Chair of Music in the ...
2018 Opera in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 9 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Robin Williams Meadow (Sharon Meadow)
2018 Opera in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Join in for arias al fresco to celebrate the opening of San Francisco Opera’s 96th season. The San Francisco Opera puts on their annual free concert in Sharon Meadow on the east side of Golden Gate Park, just west of Haight and Stanyan. 2018 Opera in the Park Sunday, September ...
Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | The Presidio
Sunday, September 9 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)
Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | 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 ...

San Francisco Mime Troupe’s Final Day “Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical” | Santa Cruz
Sunday, September 9 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| San Lorenzo Park
San Francisco Mime Troupe's Final Day "Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical" | Santa Cruz

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 ...

Outdoor Movie Block Party: “West Side Story”| Berkeley Art Museum
Sunday, September 9 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive
Outdoor Movie Block Party: "West Side Story"| Berkeley Art Museum

The UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) in partnership with the Downtown Berkeley Association (DBA) presents “Dancing in the Streets”, a series of free summer movie matinees on the museum’s massive outdoor LED screen at Addison and Oxford. On the second Sunday ...

Free Bay Shore Lyric Opera Concert in the Park | Redwood City
Sunday, September 9 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Free Bay Shore Lyric Opera Concert in the Park | Redwood City

For the classical music lover, or anyone who appreciates great musical talent, Redwood City continues its free Classical Music Series performed outdoors on beautiful Courthouse Square from June through September 2018. The series features groups such as the Redwood Symphony, Opera San José, and Bay ...

Free Jew Year’s Eve Party: Open Bar, Hors D’oeuvres & Music | SF
Sunday, September 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Gala Dinner RSVP Required. Optional
| San Francisco Mint
Free Jew Year's Eve Party: Open Bar, Hors D'oeuvres & Music | SF
Get yourself ready for the high holidays with an evening of drinks, noshing, and live music to celebrate Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. Chabad of SF High Holidays Happy Hour Sunday, September 9, 2018 | 6 pm SF Mint,88 5th Street, San Francisco FREE 6:00 pm: Jew Year’s Eve ...

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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, …

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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