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Saturday, October 20

30th Annual San Francisco “Old Car Picnic” | Golden Gate Park
30th Annual San Francisco "Old Car Picnic" | Golden Gate Park
Celebrate the 30 years of San Francisco Old Car Picnic (formerly Jimmy’s Old Car Picnic) showing off cars from 1987 or older at Hellman Hollow (Speedway Meadow) in Golden Gate Park. 2018 San Francisco Old Car Picnic Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 7 am to 4 pm Hellman Hollow (formerly Speedway Meadow), 50 Overlook Dr, GG Park, ...
Win Tix: The Inflatable Festival & Run | North Bay
Saturday, October 20 – 8:00 am | Cost: WIN*
*Tickets range from Free - $65, depending on the ticket type
| Solano County Fairgrounds
The largest inflatable festival in the world is heading to the Bay Area. This fun event offers fun kids activities available the entire day including zorb ball races, bounce houses, carnival games, go-cart racing, water balloon battles, live music, delicious food and beverages, magic shows, ...

Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Dogpatch + Excelsior
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for SF residents with proof of neighborhood residency
| California Academy of Sciences
Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Dogpatch + Excelsior
For the weekend of October 19-21 residents of Bayview-Hunters Point, Bernal Heights, Dogpatch, Excelsior, Ingleside, Mission, Outer Mission, Portola, Potrero Hill, Visitacion Valley get free admission to the California Academy of Sciences thanks to the “Neighborhood Free Days” promotion. Zip Codes: 94107, 94110, 94112, 94124, 94134
2018 Oktoberfest: Stein-holding Contest, Costumes, & Bavarian Food | Campbell
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free for all ages. Food, beer, and wine prices vary.
| Historic Downtown Campbell
2018 Oktoberfest: Stein-holding Contest, Costumes, & Bavarian Food | Campbell

Join the two-day Bavarian-themed of the 24th Annual Oktoberfest, with events showcasing authentic, mouthwatering German foods including Bratwurst and other sausages, sauerkraut, pretzels and German potato salad, a variety of beers and ales, over 100 fine artisans from all over the country and an impressive ...

2018 Wildlife Festival: Birdfeeder Building & Live Animal Demos | Cupertino
Saturday, October 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Blackberry Farm
2018 Wildlife Festival: Birdfeeder Building & Live Animal Demos | Cupertino
Santa Clara Audubon and over 25 environmental organizations are celebrating nature and wildlife at the 2018 Wildlife Education Day Festival happening at Blackberry Farm in Cupertino from 10 am to 3 pm on Saturday, October 20, 2018. Over a dozen nature-oriented organizations will provide live animals ...
13th Annual Dancing Feathers Youth Powwow, Arts & Crafts | Mission Dist.
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Thomas Edison Charter Academy
13th Annual Dancing Feathers Youth Powwow, Arts & Crafts | Mission Dist.
The Friendship House presents the 13th Annual Dancing Feathers Youth Powwow featuring American Indian arts and crafts booths, powwow dancers, drum groups, information booths about American Indian organizations, and food and refreshments for sale. 2018 Dancing Feathers Youth Powwow Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 10 am to 6 ...
International Archaeology Day at the Presidio | SF
Saturday, October 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| Archaeology Field Station ( Presidio Officers)
International Archaeology Day at the Presidio | SF
Bring your family to the Presidio of San Francisco to learn about the layered history of this special place. There will be guided tours of El Presidio archaeology site and the Presidio Archaeology Lab at 11 am and 1 pm. Activities include: exploring the Presidio Officers’ Club, ...
3rd Annual Marin Music Festival | San Rafael
Saturday, October 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Marin Rod and Gun Club
3rd Annual Marin Music Festival | San Rafael
Steven Restivo Event Service is proud to announce the 3rd Annual Marin Music Festival. Known for its musical revolution in the 1960’s and 1970’s, Marin County provides a gorgeous natural backdrop for this free day of local music showcasing Marin’s musical flair. This free event will ...
2018 Potrero Hill Festival & Street Fair: 100+ Vendors & Live Music | SF
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Potrero Hill Neighborhood House
2018 Potrero Hill Festival & Street Fair: 100+ Vendors & Live Music | SF
Potrero Hill, iconic neighborhood extraordinaire, is hosting the 28th annual festival – an exciting street fair on 20th Street. They’ll have music, food, crafts, rides and activities for young and old alike. 2018 Potrero Hill Festival Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 11 am to 4 pm 20th Street ...
SF Open Studios 2018 | Hunters Point Shipyard
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco
SF Open Studios 2018 | Hunters Point Shipyard

SF Open Studios is the oldest and largest open studios program in the country, featuring an annual, month-long, city-wide art event that showcases over 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios over four weekends in October and November. Each weekend, art patrons, admirers, and collectors ...

2018 San Francisco Trolley Dances | SF
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch; if you take Muni, fare is required
| CIIS - California Institute of Integral Studies
2018 San Francisco Trolley Dances | SF

Each year, Epiphany Productions transforms the city’s streets into stages through San Francisco Trolley Dances, a series of free contemporary dance performances along a Muni line. San Francisco Trolley Dances, now in its 15th anniversary season, is a two-day, free (with Muni fare) public performance curated ...

13th Annual Children’s Halloween Hootenanny | Haight
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Kezar Stadium
13th Annual Children's Halloween Hootenanny | Haight
Come out and celebrate the Haight-Ashbury Street Fair’s 13th year of providing a fun, free and safe place for the children and families to come out for Halloween fun in the Haight from 11 am to 4 pm on Saturday, October 20, 2018. There will be ...
2018 Día de los Muertos Festival: Live Mariachi, Dancing & Lucha Libre | San José
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Plaza de Cesar Chavez
2018 Día de los Muertos Festival: Live Mariachi, Dancing & Lucha Libre | San José
Come enjoy 9th Annual Dia De Los Muertos Festival filled with live music, food, local artists, over 100 vendors, and even Lucha Libre wrestling. 2018 Día de los Muertes Festival Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 11 am to 6 pm Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park, 194 South Market St., San Jose FREE View 2018 Music ...
2018 Wharf Fest | Fisherman’s Wharf
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free festival, but tickets required for annual chowder tasting.
| Fisherman's Wharf
2018 Wharf Fest | Fisherman’s Wharf

Wharf Fest returns to San Francisco’s iconic waterfront neighborhood. For the sixth year in a row, Fisherman’s Wharf invites Bay Area locals to come enjoy the neighborhood after the crowds of visitors have subsided but before the fabulous fall weather fades away. 2018 Wharf Fest ...

2018 Cowboy Hootenanny Folk Festival | East Bay
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but parking is $5 (cash only)
| Sunol-Ohlone Regional Wilderness
2018 Cowboy Hootenanny Folk Festival | East Bay
Come celebrate the cowboy and ranching heritage to some good old-fashioned foot stompin’, hand clappin’ blue grass music in the grassy meadow at the Sunol-Ohlone Regional Wilderness. 2018 Cowboy Hootenanny Folk Festival Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 11 am to 4 pm Sunol-Ohlone Regional Wilderness, 1895 Geary Rd, Sunol, CA FREE, but ...
Alemany Farm 14th Annual Harvest Festival | SF
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Alemany Farm
Alemany Farm 14th Annual Harvest Festival | SF
This community gathering has become a favorite fall tradition to enjoy the warm October sun before heading into the shorter, cooler winter days. All are welcome. Bring a friend, make new friends, catch up with old friends, and have some fun at the farm on Saturday, ...
2018 SF Open Studios Weekend | Saturday
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Hunters Point Shipyard Artists
2018 SF Open Studios Weekend | Saturday

San Francisco comes alive with art this October and November as ArtSpan presents the 43rd Anniversary of SF Open Studios – the oldest and largest event of its kind in the country, that showcases over 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios. ...

Crissy Field Day: Live Music, Crafts & Free Gift | SF
Saturday, October 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Crissy Field
Crissy Field Day: Live Music, Crafts & Free Gift | SF
Join for a free celebration with music, fun and your ideas for Crissy Field’s future at East Beach. Plus take home a free thank you gift. Crissy Field Day Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 11 am to 2 pm Crissy Field, 1199 E Beach, San Francisco FREE with RSVP Family-friendly Activities: Dive ...
Berkeley BART Plaza Opening Celebration & Family Day
Saturday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Berkeley BART
Berkeley BART Plaza Opening Celebration & Family Day

The new BART Plaza will be having its grand opening celebration at 4 pm on Thursday, October 18. Kick off the weekend with a celebration and ongoing programming in at the new plaza. Mayor Jesse Arreguín will lead the ribbon cutting on opening day, followed ...

Fisherman’s Wharf 2018 Clam Chowder Contest & Taste Off | SF
Saturday, October 20 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $20*
*$20 for the first 300 tickets. Otherwise, it'll be $25 online and $30 at the door.
| Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf 2018 Clam Chowder Contest & Taste Off | SF

Wharf Fest returns to San Francisco’s iconic waterfront neighborhood. For the sixth year in a row, Fisherman’s Wharf invites Bay Area locals to come enjoy the neighborhood after the crowds of visitors have subsided but before the fabulous fall weather fades away. 2018 Wharf Fest ...

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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