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Sunday, August 8

Jewish New Year Scavenger Hunt in the Park (San Francisco Botanical Garden) Come play, learn and get ready for the Jewish new year at the San Francisco Botanical Garden with Congregation Sherith Israel. Families will meet on the Great Meadow to explore the gardens with a scavenger hunt, and kids will get to blow and take home ...
“Thrive City” Farmers’ Market (Chase Center)
Sunday, August 8 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Chase Center

The Warriors and Kaiser Permanente are hosting weekly Thrive City Farmers Market every Sunday from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Thrive City plaza, the community gathering space surrounding Chase Center, will provide shoppers with access to a wide variety of locally-sourced offerings including seasonal fruits, ...Every Sunday

Outdoor Antique French-Style Street Market (San Rafael)
Sunday, August 8 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission and Parking
| Marin Veteran’s Memorial Auditorium

A French Style Street Market…leisurely stroll through Marin’s Outdoor Antique Market now in its eleventh season. This popular antique market brings together shoppers, treasure hunters, collectors, decorators, and dozens of quality vendors with booths filled to the brim with great bargains and unique collectibles. Whether ...Monthly

47th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair (Japantown)
Sunday, August 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza

Japantown’s Nihonmachi Street Fair returns in 2021. Last year the Nihonmachi Street Fair was cancelled for the very first time in its history, but this year it’s back with multiple events on a few weekends. The biggest change from previous years is that in order ...

“Lindy in the Park” Swing Dance Party (Golden Gate Park)
Sunday, August 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting (rain cancels)
| JFK Drive Lindy Hop Spot

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. This in person event resumed ...Every Sunday

“Stuff the Bus” School Supply Drive (San Jose)
Sunday, August 8 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Westfield Oakridge

Together with Family Giving Tree, Westfield Oakridge will host a special two-day Stuff the Bus school supply drive in advance of the back to school shopping season. Guests can donate school supplies inside the shopping center near the Stuff the Bus display area while enjoying ...Every Sunday

“Authors on the Street” at the Inner Sunset Flea (SF)
Sunday, August 8 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Inner Sunset Flea Market
Join us on Sunday, August 8 at 12pm PT for the latest Authors on the Street event at Inner Sunset Flea! Featuring writers Jazmin Darznik, Michael Warr, Emily Willingham, Jadie Jang, and Barbara Jane Reyes Hosted by Charlie Jane Anders Located at the San Franpsycho Stage of the ...
Concord Jazz Festival 2021 “Java and Jazz” Final Day $15 Concert
Sunday, August 8 – 1:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Most events free except for final August 8 event which is $15
| All Over Concord

We are proud to announce the return of the Concord Jazz Festival. The 2021 edition runs August 4th-8th with 5 special events. These music-filled events are certain to engage and connect with the casual or passionate Jazz fan. Get the lineup and register here: https://bit.ly/3e5gFiG ...

Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party (SF)
Sunday, August 8 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Skatin' Place

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 ...Every Sunday

“Java & Jazz” w/ Matt Zebley & Organ Trio + Unlimited Iced Coffee
Sunday, August 8 – 1:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Includes collectible cup and unlimited coffee & tea pours
| Concord Historical Society
Celebrate the “Throwback” Java & Jazz Event with live music from Grammy-winner Matt Zebley & Organ Trio at the Concord Historical Society from 1pm – 4 pm with iced tea and iced coffee. $15 ticket includes collectible cup with unlimited pours (while supplies last) and ...
Golden Gate Park Band’s Free Symphony: Video Game Tunes
Sunday, August 8 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| Spreckels Temple of Music (Golden Gate Park Bandshell)

The Golden Gate Park Band, presents its 139th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm, usually end between ...Every Sunday

The SF Book Scavenger Hunt (Free City-Wide Book Hunt)
Sunday, August 8 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Event is completely free – Participants can keep all of the books that they find
| All Over San Francisco
The SF Book Scavenger Hunt is an initiative to help readers discover extraordinary books by largely unknown writers. Participants enter the coordinates provided with a Maps application like Google Maps to find the locations and claim the books. Every week for the last seven months ...
Stern Grove Festival w/ “Thundercat”: Free Concert in the Park
Sunday, August 8 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated. Tickets required
| Stern Grove

Stern Grove Festival announced a packed lineup for their 2021 season highlighted by a July 4th concert with the San Francisco Symphony, Thievery Corporation on July 11, Fitz & The Tantrums on August 15th and the finale “The Big Picnic” with Tower of Power and Too ...

“In the Heart of the City” Yarn Art Party (Berkeley)
Sunday, August 8 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 4th Street Fine Art
4th Street Fine Art is delighted to host a special exhibition with guest artist Noemesha Williams. Join us as we take a journey back in time, through the art of yarn and color. In the Heart of the City celebrates Williams’ love of community, family, color ...
“Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase (SF)

Inspired by the blockbuster movie, see some of the Bay Area’s top comedians at San Francisco’s Crazy Funny Asians comedy showcase, presented by Funcheap and HellaFunny. Let’s celebrate the Bay’s Asian-American culture and heritage with laughs. Free tickets for the first 100 people to RSVP “Crazy ...Every Sunday

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