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Sunday, May 1

Niles Stroll and Roll
Sunday, May 1 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to walk or bicycle
| Niles Canyon Stroll and Roll
Park at Niles Park Plaza. Walk or Bicycle 1.5 blocks to the entrance of Niles Canyon. One way down the canyon is 7 miles. R/T is 14. NO Cars/ Vehicle/ or Dogs Allowed at this event. Enjoy the rolling hills and views of the creek. *** 7 AM ...
9:00 amOuter Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile  FREE
9:00 amNOPA Cleanup  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/423697/
9:00 am“I Powerlift Like A Girl” Powerlifting Open (Concord)  $10*
*$10 donation
Bringing Back the Natives: SF Bay Area Garden Tours (April 30 – May 1)

Tour private gardens exemplifying the best of native landscaping in cities around the San Francisco region. Gardens in both areas will open at 10 AM and close promptly at 5 PM. Visitors are welcome, tours are self-guided, tickets are REQUIRED. Please do not arrive before ...

2nd Annual Cinco de Mayo Bike Ride Out w/ Free Breakfast Burittos (SF)
Sunday, May 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | John O’Connell High School
“Cinco de Mayo” is more than a day.  It’s a spirit of freedom, love, promise, family and friends that can’t be contained in one day, so the organizers of the week-long celebration, Cultura y Arte Nativa de las Americas (CANA) and the San Francisco Lowrider ...
Asian Art Museum: Free Admission Day (Every First Sunday)
Sunday, May 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
| Asian Art Museum

Through the power of art, the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco brings the diverse cultures of Asia to life. Located in the heart of San Francisco, the museum is home to one of the world’s finest collections of Asian art, boasting more than 18,000 ...Monthly

“VivaCalleSJ” 5-Miles of Streets Dedicated to Biking & Walking (San Jose)
Sunday, May 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | East Santa Clara St & S. 7th St. (San Jose)
10 A.M.    San Jose Will Hold “Viva CalleSJ” Where Nearly Five Miles Of Streets Will Be Closed To Vehicle Traffic, And Residents Can Walk, Bike And Wheel Through Different San Jose Neighborhoods. Activity Hubs:    -Parque De Los Pobladores, South First Street At South Market Street, ...
10:00 am24th Street Cleanup  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/455170/
10:00 amManny’s Neighborhood Trash Cleanup  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/444979/
2022 Cherry Blossom Festival at Cupertino’s Memorial Park (April 30 – May 1)
Sunday, May 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free event, free parking
| Cupertino Memorial Park (Stevens Creek)

Cupertino-Toyokawa Sister Cities, Inc. is proud to present the 38th annual Cherry Blossom Festival (returning live!) on Saturday and Sunday, April 30 & May 1, 2022, at Cupertino’s Memorial Park, the Quinlan Center, and the Senior Center. This fun family festival honors Cupertino’s sister city ...

“Doggies & Donuts” Fest + Pet Adoption Fair in Piedmont (East Bay)
Sunday, May 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Coffee is free. donuts by donation
| Piedmont Community Hall
An adoption and fundraising event sponsored by Pamela Strike Fullerton benefitting the Milo Foundation. Come join us on Sunday May 1st from 10am – 12pm at Piedmont Community Center (711 Highland Ave, Piedmont) in support of a foundation that is very close to my heart – ...
49th Annual Bodega Bay Fisherman’s Festival (April 30-May 1)
Sunday, May 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: $14*
*Normally $18, use code FUNCHEAP for $14 tickets.
| Westside Regional Park

Since 1973 the Bodega Bay community has hosted our annual Fisherman’s Festival, a festival packed with events for people of all ages – craft booths, live music, good food, entertainment and more. A favorite attraction is the wine tasting booth featuring more than 25 Sonoma ...

Free Guided Walk: History of SF’s Mission Dolores Neighborhood
Sunday, May 1 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Walk is free. Any donation directly supports SF City Guides, a 44+ yr old non-profit. Best to sign up at www.sfcityguides.org.
| Start at 20th and Church St (location of Golden Fire Hydrant)

See one of San Francisco’s oldest and most colorful neighborhoods, the Mission, where you’ll trace a history beginning with Indigenous peoples through waves of immigrants to today’s concerns of gentrification. Begin at the famous golden fire hydrant where locals successfully fought to save the area ...Every Sunday

“Castro Art Mart” Mini Block Party on Noe St. (Every First Sunday)
Sunday, May 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Market & Noe

The Castro Art Mart Features LGBTQ Artists, Live Music, and Drag Performances every 1st Sunday of the month on Noe St and Market St (Next to the Lookout Bar), 11-5pm. Come enjoy this Free, Family & Friendly event hosted by Castro Merchants, while supporting local artists, ...Monthly

Free Guided Walking Tour of SF’s Mission Dolores Neighborhood
Sunday, May 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*best to sign up at www.sfcityguides.org, though walk ups are welcome
| Dolores Park - Golden Fire Hydrant

See one of San Francisco’s oldest and most colorful neighborhoods, the Mission, where you’ll trace a history beginning with Indigenous peoples through waves of immigrants to today’s concerns of gentrification. Begin at the famous golden fire hydrant where locals successfully fought to save the area ...Every Sunday

Warriors’ Huge Outdoor Playoff Watch Party at Chase Center (Game 1)
Sunday, May 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free event, but RSVP is encouraged. Venue is capacity limited, so arrive early
| Thrive City Plaza (at Chase Center)

For the NBA Finals the Warriors are not only hosting their free outdoor watch parties at Thrive City for all games (home and away) but also they are opening up Chase Center for a massive indoor game watch party for away games. Please note the ...

SF Student March & May Day Protest to Cancel Student Debt (Mission to City Hall)
Sunday, May 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mission and 24th Street
San Francisco Rising Students will join a May Day march to pressure the Biden administration to abolish student debt. The march begins at 11 a.m. at the intersection of 24th and Mission streets in San Francisco and will end at city hall.
Oakland Museum of California’s Free First Sundays (OMCA)
Sunday, May 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Suggested donation of $5 for GA/ additional $5 fee for access to special exhibitions
| OMCA (Oakland Museum of California)

The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) brings together collections of art, history and natural science under one roof to tell the extraordinary stories of California and its people. Sunday Hours – 11am to 5pm – Please check website as hours may change seasonally Suggested donation ...Monthly

“Lindy in the Park” Swing Dance Party (Golden Gate Park)
Sunday, May 1 – 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

SF’s Spring “Shipyard Open Studios” w/ 100+ Artists (April 30 – May 1)
Sunday, May 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Ample free parking with easy access to all six Shipyard buildings. Muni 19 or 15 bus.
| Hunters Point Shipyard Artists

Take advantage of this rare opportunity to experience the historic Shipyard while visiting 100+ artists in one convenient location. Additional artists are participating at Islais Creek Studios. The Shipyard is open to the public only three times a year, for Open Studios in spring and ...

AAPI Community Festival in Chinatown (Oakland)
Sunday, May 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Lincoln Square Park
Join Cut Fruit Collective on May 1 as we kick off AAPI Heritage Month celebrating intergenerational AAPI storytelling, art, crafts, performances and more in Oakland Chinatown at Lincoln Square Park. All ages are welcome! The park is a vital community space for Oakland Chinatown and to ...
11:00 amPlant Sale & Craft Fair (San Mateo)  FREE*
*Free
Old Woodside Store Day (Life in the 1880s) on the Peninsula
Sunday, May 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Woodside Store
On Sunday, May 1, between noon and 4 p.m., the San Mateo County Historical Association invites the public to a free day at the historic Woodside Store at the corner of Tripp Road and Kings Mountain Road in Woodside. The volunteer docent group, the Woodside ...
West Coast IPA Release Party w/ $8 Six-Packs at Anchor Public Taps (SF) Hometown hero Anchor Brewing Company celebrates the debut of its new West Coast IPA with a release party at Public Taps, its taproom and beer garden in Potrero Hill. From 12pm to 3pm, locals can convene for $6 West Coast IPA pints, $8 West Coast ...
Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party (SF)
Sunday, May 1 – 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

Duboce Park BYOB Music/Food/Raffle Fundraiser for Ukraine (SF)
Sunday, May 1 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Duboce Park
Fundraiser for #Ukraine at @duboce_park @ Pierce Street to benefit @wckitchen and @novaukraine : Sunday, May 1 1-4pm Live music food 🥙 drinks Bring cash for a raffle many prizes including $450 giftcard to @riverterraceinn #SF4Ukraine #fundraiser #LowerHaight
1:00 pmValencia-Guerrero Cleanup  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/442198/
“Erie Bazaar” SF’s New Free Community Flea Market w/ DJs (Public Works)
Sunday, May 1 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Public Works
Erie Bazaar is a free monthly public pop-up marketplace event that showcases Bay Area creators, creatives, artists, and musicians. We’ll be putting the spotlight on those that help make this city so special, and continuing our pursuit to support the arts. The event will feature ...
65th SFFILM Festival: Award-Winning Films Repeat Screenings (SF)
Sunday, May 1 – All Day | Cost: $18 | Castro, Victoria, and Roxie theaters
Don’t know what to see at the SFFILM Festival? Overwhelmed with options? Come watch special screenings of the award-winning films! Winning films from shorts, mid-lengths, documentaries, new directors, Cine Latino, and other categories will be announced April 30 during the SFFILM Golden Gate Awards, a special ...
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