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Saturday, September 15

SF’s New 35-Foot Tall Polar Bear Sculpture: Final Day | Ferry Building
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Ferry Building
SF's New 35-Foot Tall Polar Bear Sculpture: Final Day | Ferry Building

“Long View Polar Bear” is a key public art event of the Global Climate Action Summit standing guard in front of SF’s Ferry Building. This sculpture from Burning Man artist Don Kennell reaches 35 feet tall and is made out of car hoods salvaged from ...

2018 California Coastal Cleanup Day | How to Sign Up
Saturday, September 15 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
2018 California Coastal Cleanup Day | How to Sign Up
Help keep San Francisco’s stretch of the coastline clean at the 2018 California Coastal Cleanup Day on the third Saturday of September. 2018 California Coastal Cleanup Day Saturday, September 15, 2018 | 9 am to noon All Over California FREE Cleanup and restoration activities will be happening in San Francisco, Marin, ...

Oakland “Creek to Bay” Volunteer Day | 2018
Saturday, September 15 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | All Over Oakland
Oakland "Creek to Bay" Volunteer Day | 2018
Oakland Creek to Bay Day is part of California Coastal Cleanup Day, the largest volunteer day in California and the world – when thousands of volunteers beautify and clean trash from shorelines and waterways across California, the nation and in about 100 countries. 2018 Oakland Creek to Bay ...
2018 Tour de Coop: Cute Chicks, Beehives & Homesteads | Silicon Valley
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Tickets are limited.
| Silicon Valley
2018 Tour de Coop: Cute Chicks, Beehives & Homesteads | Silicon Valley
Check out all the cute chicks and get some exercise at the annual Silicon Valley Tour de Coop, a self-guided bicycle tour of chicken coops, gardens, bee hives, hoop houses, and cool Silicon Valley urban homesteads, taking place from 9 am to 4 pm on Saturday, September 15, ...
2018 Coastal Cleanup Day | Aquarium of the Bay
Saturday, September 15 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Aquarium of the Bay
2018 Coastal Cleanup Day | Aquarium of the Bay
The Aquarium of the Bay will once again host an annual beach cleanup at Aquatic Park near Fisherman’s Wharf in partnership with SF Maritime National Historical Park on Saturday, September 15, 2018. Free, but an RSVP is required. You need to bring the signed waiver for this cleanup event. Make sure ...
2018 “Pier to Pier” History Walk & Festival | SF
Saturday, September 15 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | The Maritime Museum
2018 "Pier to Pier" History Walk & Festival | SF
The San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park is hosting its 5th Annual “Pier to Pier” Walk & Festival. The aim of this event is to promote outdoor exercise for adults 50+ and adults with disabilities, but everyone is welcome to this family event. Wheelchairs and walkers are welcome. 2018 “Pier ...
2018 Point Bonita Coastal Cleanup & Free BBQ | Sausalito
Saturday, September 15 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but registration is required. Registration starts at 8:30 am.
| Point Bonita YMCA
2018 Point Bonita Coastal Cleanup & Free BBQ | Sausalito
Let’s make trash extinct. Join Point Bonita YMCA as we care for the coast from 9 am-12 pm (registration starts at 8:30 am) on Saturday, September 15, 2018. Naturalists will guide you to South Rodeo Beach to show your appreciation of California’s fabulous coast. Cleanup the ...
A’s “Play Ball” Sandlot-Style Baseball Festival: Final Day | Oakland
Saturday, September 15 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Allendale Park
A's "Play Ball" Sandlot-Style Baseball Festival: Final Day | Oakland

The Oakland A’s invite the community to join the local parks throughout the summer to play sandlot-style baseball games. Kids, adults, and families can play a pick-up style baseball game alongside the A’s Street Team, the A’s mascot Stomper, and the Hall of Fame Racers, and ...

Timbuk2 Fall Warehouse Sale: Up to 70% Off | Sept. 15-16
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Timbuk2 Factory Store
Timbuk2 Fall Warehouse Sale: Up to 70% Off | Sept. 15-16

Timbuk2’s Warehouse Sale is back. Expect huge discounts (up to 70% off), samples and prototypes. You’ll find deals on backpacks, messenger bags, luggage, bike accessories, “totally totes,” crossbodies and more. Plus the first 50 people will score a free gift with purchase, so get there ...

Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Cole Valley & Richmond Residents
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for SF residents with proof of neighborhood residency
| California Academy of Sciences
Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Cole Valley & Richmond Residents
For the weekend of September 14-16 residents of Alamo Square, Cole Valley, Cow Hollow, Fisherman’s Wharf, Haight Ashbury, Laurel Heights, Marina, Pacific Heights, Presidio, Richmond, Western Addition get free admission to the California Academy of Sciences thanks to the “Neighborhood Free Days” promotion. Zip Codes: 94115, ...
2018 Italian Festival “Festa Coloniale Italiana” | North Beach
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Italian Athletic Club
2018 Italian Festival "Festa Coloniale Italiana" | North Beach
Come and enjoy continuous live music, authentic Italian cuisine, wine tasting, the Ricco Italian Dancers directed by Toni Bava, and an expert pizza toss by 12 time World Champion and restaurateur Tony Gemignani of Tony’s Pizza Napoletana of North Beach. Enjoy browsing through the Italianissimi inspired ...
23rd Annual Anarchist Book Fair | Oakland
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | The Omni Commons
23rd Annual Anarchist Book Fair | Oakland

Anarchists, socialists, card-carrying members of the ACLU, radicals and assorted ne’erdowells will descend on the Oakland Omni Commons for the 23rd Annual Anarchist Book Fair. The Bay Area Anarchist Book Fair is one of the largest annual radical gatherings in the world with thousands of ...

2018 Northern California Dragon Boat Festival | Lake Merritt
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Lake Merritt Boathouse
2018 Northern California Dragon Boat Festival | Lake Merritt

Cheer on the fleet of colorful 40-foot dragon boats as teams from all over Northern California race to the beat of Chinese drums on Saturday & Sunday, September 15 & 16, 2018. This two-day, admission-free festival brings a weekend of world-class dragon boat racing, spectacular cultural ...

2018 Luna Park Chalk Art Festival | San Jose
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Backesto Park
2018 Luna Park Chalk Art Festival | San Jose
At the annual Luna Park Chalk Art Festival artists of all ages and disciplines will be chalking up the pathways of Backesto Park in San Jose. Enjoy live art, music, dance, arts and crafts vendors, food trucks, a children’s area, and more. 11th Annual Luna Park Chalk ...
2018 Bay Area Pet Fair & Adoptathon | Pleasanton
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Alameda County Fair
2018 Bay Area Pet Fair & Adoptathon | Pleasanton

The Pet Food Express Bay Area Pet Fair features more than 70 California pet rescues and shelters in attendance, with over 2,000+ adoptable dogs, cats and small animals. It is the largest pet adoption fair in the nation. Enter your pooch in the Splash Dogs ...

46th Annual Electric Vehicle (EV) Rally & Show | Cupertino
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | De Anza College
46th Annual Electric Vehicle (EV) Rally & Show | Cupertino
Come celebrate the weekend of National Drive Electric Week with the nation’s largest electric vehicle event on Saturday, September 15, 2018 from 10 am to 3 pm. Free, but an RSVP and a short survey can get you a chance to win $250. See an unmatched variety of plug-in cars, motorcycles, scooters, and ...
2018 “Bark in the Park”: Largest Dog Fest in USA | San Jose
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*FREE with $5 donation per adult. Children and dogs get in free.
| William Street Park
2018 "Bark in the Park": Largest Dog Fest in USA | San Jose
Bark in the Park San Jose, the largest dog festival in the United States, will be held at William Street Park in downtown San Jose on Saturday, September 15, 2018. 2018 Bark in the Park Saturday, September 15, 2018 | 10 am to 5 pm William Street Park, S. 16th ...
Up to 70% Off: Sunski x Alite Designs Outdoor Gear Sample Sale | SF
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Alite Outpost
Up to 70% Off: Sunski x Alite Designs Outdoor Gear Sample Sale | SF
Come shop up to 70% off outdoor gear, camp chairs, and stylish sunglasses at the Alite x Sunski Pop-Up Sample Sale at the flagship camp store, the Alite Outpost this Saturday, Sept 15th. This special all-day affair will feature free beer, big discounts on their best ...
2018 Rolex Big Boat Yacht Racing: West Coast’s Largest Regatta | SF
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | St. Francis Yacht Club
2018 Rolex Big Boat Yacht Racing: West Coast’s Largest Regatta | SF

Come watch the St. Francis Yacht Club’s Rolex Big Boat Series, an annual September event celebrating its 54th year on the San Francisco Bay from September 13-16, 2018. The West Coast’s largest regatta, the Rolex Big Boat Series features four days of world-caliber competition for ...

Chinatown’s 2018 Autumn Moon Festival | Sept. 15-16
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
Chinatown's 2018 Autumn Moon Festival | Sept. 15-16

Celebrated in Asia for more than 1,000 years, the 28th Annual Autumn Moon Festival will be held in Chinatown over two days, filled with arts and crafts booths, cultural exhibits, children’s activities, food and multiple parades along historic Grant Avenue between California Street and Columbus Avenue.  2018 Autumn ...

2018 Black-Eyed Pea Festival: Live Music, Crafts & Food Fest | Oakland
Saturday, September 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Oakland Technical High School
2018 Black-Eyed Pea Festival: Live Music, Crafts & Food Fest | Oakland
The 2018 Oakland Black-Eyed Pea Festival is a celebration of African and African American culture using a cherished foodway as its theme. The Festival typically features traditional musicians, artists and storytellers, art and craft vendors, health information, community resource booths with health screenings, a children’s crafts area, and ...

Every Saturday

Free UrbanPlay Family Fitness Class in the Rooftop Park | Salesforce Park
Every Saturday – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free UrbanPlay Family Fitness Class in the Rooftop Park | Salesforce Park

Bring the kids to a children’s one hour free fitness class that promotes healthy choices and active lifestyles using a combination of play and education at Salesforce Park, SF’s brand new 5.4 acre rooftop park on top of the new Transit Center.
All ages are welcome.
Free UrbanPlay® …

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 9/17/18 …

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 …

Free Rooftop STEAM Science & Art Saturdays for Kids | Salesforce Park
Every Saturday – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free Rooftop STEAM Science & Art Saturdays for Kids | Salesforce Park

Free fun, creative, and challenging hands-on science and art activities, geared toward kids aged 4-9.
Free S.T.E.A.M. Saturdays
Every Saturday at 10:30 am | August 18 – October 27, 2018
Salesforce Park (Children’s Play Area), 425 Mission St., San Francisco
FREE

Free ‘UrbanKick’ Fitness Class on the Rooftop | Salesforce Park
Every Saturday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free 'UrbanKick' Fitness Class on the Rooftop | Salesforce Park

Get fit for free al fresco with classes provided by FitnessSF in Salesforce Park, SF’s brand new 5.4 acre rooftop park on top of the new Transit Center.
This energetic, equipment-free class blends sports conditioning and kickboxing.
Best of all, there’s no pre-registration or membership required – just …

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 …

Saturday Stroll Art Walk | Oakland
Every Saturday – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Vessel Gallery
Saturday Stroll Art Walk | Oakland

Love art, but find the Murmur to be more like a scream? Then the Saturday Stroll might be just what the artist ordered.
The Saturday Stroll is quieter and more focused on the art in the galleries that participate in Oakland’s highly popular Art Murmur, luring in art enthusiasts who prefer …

“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: $5*
*Admission is $5, and you'll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy
| It's Your Move Game Store
"Critical Hit" Comedy Show | Oakland

The boys of Critical Hit bring stand-up comedy to Oakland’s It’s Your Move game store for weekly shows happening every Saturday.
“Critical Hit” Comedy Show
Every Saturday | 8 pm
It’s Your Move Game Store, 4920 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA
$5
Admission is $5, and you’ll enjoy comedy from some of the …

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