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Wednesday, August 21

Free Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Uptown & Secret Rooftop Gardens
Free Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Uptown & Secret Rooftop Gardens

A walking tour of the Uptown District with an emphasis on Art Deco. Tour includes the Paramount Theatre, Historic Sweet’s Ballroom, the Fox Theater and the Kaiser Center roof garden with views of Lake Merritt. Tour begins at 10 am in front of the Paramount ...

Oakland A’s $1 Game vs. New York Yankees | 2019
Wednesday, August 21 – 7:07 pm | Cost: $1*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum
Oakland A's $1 Game vs. New York Yankees | 2019

Make an impact in the community during every Wednesday A’s home game with Community Impact Wednesdays in section 322. Pick your price and all tickets proceeds benefit the Oakland A’s charitable arm, which takes an innovative and dynamic approach to support education, promote youth sports, ...

Thursday, August 22

Small Business Expo 2019: Workshops, Trade Show & Networking | San Mateo
Thursday, August 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Bronze badge is free, but an RSVP is required. Dress Code: Business Casual
| The Hibernia Bank Bldg.
Small Business Expo 2019: Workshops, Trade Show & Networking | San Mateo
Please note that the location for this event has been changed to The Hibernia Bank Bldg. Small Business Expo is the nation’s largest business-to-business trade show and networking event, drawing entrepreneurs from all over the state who are looking to connect with people from 10 am ...
2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Farmhouse Thai | Ferry Plaza
Thursday, August 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: $4.95*
*Free event, but bring cash for taco purchases.
| Ferry Building
2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Farmhouse Thai | Ferry Plaza

Taco lovers, rejoice! Tacolicious’s annual Guest Chef Series takes place July 11 through August 29, 2019, every Thursday (10 am-2 pm) at CUESA’s Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. The Bay Area’s best chefs—including Michael Mina and Ayesha Curry (International Smoke, SF) and Nite Yun (Nyum Bai, ...

“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF
Thursday, August 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn
"Presidio Twilight" Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF

Presidio Twilight is back for its sixth season, and it’s better than ever. This year, San Francisco’s largest campfire features a delicious selection of international cuisine from a stellar lineup of local vendors from 5-9 pm every Thursday from mid-May to September. New for 2019 are ...Every Thursday

Movies on the Square: “Forrest Gump” | Redwood City
Thursday, August 22 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: "Forrest Gump" | Redwood City

Bring the family out to a free movie showing in downtown Redwood City in Courthouse Square on Thursday evenings from June 6-August 29, 2019 The Summer experience will be enhanced with a showing of 12 movies on Thursday evenings starting at sundown (approximately 8:45 pm). ...

Friday, August 23

Free Dental Cleaning | San Jose
Friday, August 23 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Sikka Dental Corp
Free Dental Cleaning | San Jose
Come join the Annual Free Adult Cleaning day Event on Friday, August 23, 2019 at 9 am. In an effort to serve the community, this is offered to the public as an extension of the other Annual Give Kids a Smile Event. Patients ages 18+ can ...
Flagging in the Park w/ DJ Steve Fabus | AIDS Memorial Grove
Friday, August 23 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | National AIDS Memorial Grove
Flagging in the Park w/ DJ Steve Fabus | AIDS Memorial Grove
Come enjoy the soulful roots of disco and house that underlie the contemporary music on August 24, 2019 from 1 pm to 4 pm, DJ Steve Fabus is one of the few club DJs whose career spans almost the entire history of the profession and art ...
2019 Greek Festival: Live Music, Performances & Dance Lessons | Aug. 23-25
Friday, August 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Resurrection Greek Orthodox Church
2019 Greek Festival: Live Music, Performances & Dance Lessons | Aug. 23-25

Even though you can’t afford the plane ticket, you can still enjoy the authenticity and flavors of Greece when the Resurrection Greek Orthodox Church transforms itself into Mini-Greece for the 48th annual Greek Festival. Opa. Serving the most authentic Greek meals outside of Athens. The recipes ...

“Art on the Square” Final Day | Redwood City
Friday, August 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
"Art on the Square" Final Day | Redwood City

2019 marks the 13th year of bringing Art to Redwood City. Showcasing original jewelry, photography, glass, fiber art, ceramics and more at prices for every budget. Most of the artists and shoppers live in the area, making Art on the Square an integral part of ...

Cadillac’s 4th Anniversary Party | SF
Friday, August 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Cadillac Bar & Grill
Cadillac's 4th Anniversary Party | SF
Come join Cadillac Bar & Grill for their 4th Anniversary party on Friday, August 23, 2019. Cadillac 4th Annviersary Party Friday, August 23, 2019 Cadillac Bar & Grill, 44 9th St. in the Twitter Building, SF FREE Please note as of 8/20/19, event details are still not available. You may ...
Music in the Park 2019 Finale: Hip-Hop “J Boog” | San Jose
Music in the Park 2019 Finale: Hip-Hop "J Boog" | San Jose

Groove to tunes at Music in the Park, a summer tradition concert series at Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park in the heart of downtown San José. Produced by the San José Downtown Association, this favorite downtown music event jams from 5:30-9 pm. Early bird tickets ...

2019 Egyptian King Tut Festival | August 23-25
Friday, August 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. Antonius Coptic Church
2019 Egyptian King Tut Festival | August 23-25

Come visit the 30th annual King Tut Festival, where you will be instantly transported back in time to see a village of Egyptians making handmade food, playing live music, creating handmade items and displaying a bazaar with one of a kind imported items. 2019 King ...

Free Family Movie Night: “Bee Movie” | SF
Friday, August 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Stonestown Family YMCA Annex
Free Family Movie Night: "Bee Movie" | SF
Spend your Friday night at the Stonestown Family YMCA with your family for a free family friendly movie night. Pizza, popcorn, drink and other concessions will be available for purchase. Please note this is not a drop off event, parent/guardian must be present. Free Outdoor Movie Night ...
Contra Loma Free Concert in the Park: The David Perez Band | Antioch
Friday, August 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Contra Loma Park
Contra Loma Free Concert in the Park: The David Perez Band | Antioch

Celebrate the East Bay Regional Park District’s 85th Anniversary. There are 73 regional parks planning special events and programs, including Free Park Fridays, Free Concerts In The Parks, and a Free Multicultural Festival. 85th East Bay Regional Parks Anniversary from April – December ...Every Friday

City-wide Scavenger Hunt For The Family | Albany
Friday, August 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Albany Community Center
City-wide Scavenger Hunt For The Family | Albany
Ahoy matey. This event brings more than a hundred Albanians together for a vigorous hunt around Albany. This year’s list will be more challenging and as always you’ll get bonus points for creativity. Can you find all the items before Davvy Jones catches up with ye’? ...
2019 Movie Under the Stars: Incredibles 2 | Menlo Park
Friday, August 23 – 8:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Burgess Park
2019 Movie Under the Stars: Incredibles 2 | Menlo Park

The 2019 Menlo Movie Series will feature free movies. Be sure to bring a chair, blanket, and some snacks to enjoy, but most of all, don’t forget to bring the family. Enjoy a night of watching the stars, under the stars. All movies are subject to ...

Saturday, August 24

2019 Palo Alto Festival of the Arts | Saturday
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | University Avenue (Palo Alto)
2019 Palo Alto Festival of the Arts | Saturday

The festival-celebrating its thirty-eighth year, the Palo Alto Festival of the Arts takes place annually on tree-lined University Avenue in beautiful downtown Palo Alto, featuring 300 talented artisans and crafters from all over the country, as well as throughout the Bay Area, bringing hundreds of one-of-a-kind art ...

32nd Annual Oakland Chinatown Streetfest | 2019
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Oakland Chinatown
32nd Annual Oakland Chinatown Streetfest | 2019

On August 24 & 25, the Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce (OCCC) will be presenting its 32nd Annual Chinatown StreetFest. The two-day event runs from 10 am to 5:30 pm and is free to the public. Consisting of more than 150 booths, the festival will ...

San Francisco Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | SF County Fair Building
San Francisco Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park

The Vintage Paper Fair features one of the West Coast’s largest selection of postcards, trade cards, stereoviews, photography, labels, brochures, Victorian transportation, sports memorabilia, and all manner of curious, beautiful and interesting old paper. San Francisco Vintage Paper Fair 2019 – January 5 & 6 – ...

2019 Chocolate & Chalk Art Festival | Berkeley
2019 Chocolate & Chalk Art Festival | Berkeley
The sidewalks along Shattuck Ave. in the Gourmet Ghetto in North Berkeley are the target of artists young and old, professional and greenhorn during the 21st Chocolate & Chalk Art Festival on Saturday, August 24, 2019. 2019 Chocolate & Chalk Art Festival Saturday, August 24, 2019 | ...
2019 Silicon Valley Pride Festival & Parade | South Bay
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Parade is free.
| Plaza de Cesar Chavez
2019 Silicon Valley Pride Festival & Parade | South Bay

The 44th annual Silicon Valley Pride (formerly San Jose Pride) is the largest LGBT event held in the South Bay. This annual parade and festival celebrates the diversity of the community and promoting outreach and awareness while having a lot of fun as well. 2019 Silicon Valley Pride ...

9th Annual Polish Street Festival | Martinez
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | East Bay Polish American Association
9th Annual Polish Street Festival | Martinez
East Bay Polish American Association invites you to the  9th Annual Polish Street Festival that will take place on Saturday, August 24th, 2019 from 11 am to 6 pm. The festival will feature authentic, delicious Polish cuisine, Polish beer and booths with Polish jewelry, books, arts ...
9th Annual Bay Area “Pignic”: Guinea Pig Picnic Party | Novato
Saturday, August 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: $5 | Marin Humane Society
9th Annual Bay Area "Pignic": Guinea Pig Picnic Party | Novato
Join the 9th annual Bay Area Pignic – a fun-filled gathering for guinea pigs and their owners. 2019 Bay Area Pignic Saturday, August 24, 2019 | 10 am to 2 pm Marin Humane Society, 171 Bel Marin Keys Blvd, Novato Tickets: $5 Grab some lunch, pack up your guinea pigs, ...
2019 Greek Festival: Live Music, Performances & Dance Lessons | East Bay
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Resurrection Greek Orthodox Church
2019 Greek Festival: Live Music, Performances & Dance Lessons | East Bay

Even though you can’t afford the plane ticket, you can still enjoy the authenticity and flavors of Greece when the Resurrection Greek Orthodox Church transforms itself into Mini-Greece for the 48th annual Greek Festival. Opa. Serving the most authentic Greek meals outside of Athens. The recipes ...

2019 Stockton Pride: Live Music, Dancing & Beer Garden
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: $5 | Weber Point Events Center
2019 Stockton Pride: Live Music, Dancing & Beer Garden
It’s time again. The 8th annual Stockton Pride festival at Weber Point features live entertainment performances and over 150 exhibitors showcasing a large variety of food options, shopping opportunities, and community resources. 2019 Stockton Pride Saturday, August 24, 2019 | 11 am to 7 pm Weber Point Events ...
39th Annual Italian Family Festa: Saturday | San Jose
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | History Park San Jose in Kelley Park
39th Annual Italian Family Festa: Saturday | San Jose

The 39th Annual Italian Family Festa will take place in History Park San Jose. Share the day with friends and family while enjoying authentic Italian food, live entertainment, grape stomps, cultural exhibits, arts & crafts vendors, wine tasting and much more. 2019 Italian Family Festa ...

2019 Egyptian King Tut Festival | East Bay
Saturday, August 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | St. Antonius Coptic Church
2019 Egyptian King Tut Festival | East Bay

Come visit the 30th annual King Tut Festival, where you will be instantly transported back in time to see a village of Egyptians making handmade food, playing live music, creating handmade items and displaying a bazaar with one of a kind imported items. 2019 King ...

“A Lord Of A Ring In A Suitcase” Theatrical Adventure | Oakland
Saturday, August 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Studio One Art Center
"A Lord Of A Ring In A Suitcase" Theatrical Adventure | Oakland

One does not simply walk into Mordor… without a change of costume. Join Samuel Peaches and his adventuresome band of travelling thespians as they courageously attempt to enact J.R.R. Tolkien’s Fellowship Of The Ring in under an hour. Help the Peripatetic Players run from ringwraiths, ...

2019 Concord Taco Fest | East Bay
Saturday, August 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: $15 | Todos Santos Plaza
2019 Concord Taco Fest | East Bay
Coming to Todos Santos Plaza on August 24, 2019, The Concord Taco Festival features two dozen taco vendors, luchador wrestling, chihuahua races, and more. Tickets are$15 and includes (2) $3 tacos. Kids and seniors over 65 enter for free (but free admission tickets do not include ...