Friday, September 28
Aventine’s 10th Anniversary Block Party | SF
Join Taverna Aventine in celebrating their tenth anniversary with a block party. Join for fresh cocktails, music from awesome DJs, and a great time celebrating this beautiful city.
Aventine will be hosting an Around the World-themed event with 6 bars serving specialty drinks from various countries – ...
Saturday, September 29
Capitola Beach Festival: 5k Fun Run & Nautical Parade | 2018
This fall, Capitola would like to introduce a new annual event, the Capitola Beach Festival, to be held at the end of September. Locals and visitors alike look forward to the weekend-long event that will include a number of events and activities held all over ...
2018 Thunderbirds on the Wharf: 1955-66 Classic Car Show | Santa Cruz
Come down to Santa Cruz for the 21st annual Thunderbirds on the Wharf from 9 am to 3 pm on Saturday, September 29, 2018.
A collection of classic 1955-1957, the 1958-1965 vintage and the retro, 2002-2005 Thunderbirds will be displayed by owners from central and northern California.
52nd Annual Harvest Festival | Palo Alto
Come to shop, hear music, browse their book sale, and eat lunch at the 52nd Harvest Festival. The specialized boutiques (including an international bazaar, treasured collectibles, jewelry and plants), and huge rummage and book sale, guarantees there will be something for everyone.
2018 Strutt Your Mutt: Local Food Trucks, Family & Pet Activities | Marina
Join Best Friends Animal Society and their partner rescue groups, shelters and animal welfare organizations for Strut Your Mutt in San Francisco.
2018 Strutt Your Mutt Fundraise
Saturday, September 29, 2018 | 9 am to noon
Little Marina Green, 800 Marina Blvd, San Francisco
FREE (Donations are accepted)
You can ...
2018 Pacific Coast Fog Fest | Pacifica
Say goodbye to summer with a weekend of sun, sand, and surf at the 33rd annual Fog Fest in Pacifica featuring live music, art, food and activities. Fog Fest 2018 September 29-30, 2018 | 10 am to 6 pm Palmetto Street, Pacifica FREE The Fog ...
83rd Annual “La Madonna del Lume” Fishing Boat Parade | SF
The festival of “La Madonna Del Lume” (also known as “The Blessing of the Fishing Fleet”) is a Sicilian tradition of protecting fishermen that have been practiced in San Francisco for 83 years. The 83rd annual blessing and fishing boat parade is an annual procession from ...
23rd Annual Great Glass Pumpkin Patch: 10,000+ Pumpkins | Palo Alto
The Great Glass Pumpkin Patch® at the Palo Alto Art Center returns for its 23rd consecutive year as the largest glass pumpkin patch of its kind in Northern California Sept. 29 and 30 with a wide selection of handmade glass pumpkins, glass-blowing demonstrations, family-friendly activities, ...
Budweiser 9th Annual Car Show | Fairfield
This event supports their 32nd year, in house non-profit charity, Families Helping Families.
Last year there were classic cars, live music, DJ, beer garden, silent auction, food & vendors and of course, brewery tours. See what they have in store for you this year.
2018 “City Kids” Family Fair: Elmo, Freebies & Fire Trucks | SF
Join the Children’s Council of San Francisco for games, arts/crafts, and other fun educational activities for the whole family.
City Kids Family Fair Activities:
Photos with Elmo
Free tote bags, a children’s book and fresh produce for the first 500 families
Live music and performances, including DJ Hey Love, ...
Farmers Market String Band Contest | Berkeley
The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention is a five day music festival featuring performances by local and national acts, several rollicking square dances, the illustrious stringband contest, workshops, and plenty of jamming, in venues throughout Berkeley. The convention is organized by folks who love old ...
2018 Oaktoberfest Beer Festival | Oakland
Oaktoberfest celebrates the history, the flavors, and the people of the Bay Area with craft beer and food, entertainment, arts, and ecology. Oakland’s Dimond District continues a tradition as an entertainment destination, begun in the early 1900s when Beer Gardens and German vacation resorts lined ...
Figment 2018: Interactive Arts, Music, Game & Craft Festival in the Park | Oakland
Figment is a free, family-friendly participatory arts event held in multiple cities, attracting tens of thousands of participants each year. Now in its second year in Oakland, come for a day in Mosswood Park full of interactive art, games, costumes, music, crafts, activities and workshops.
Figment is ...
Russian Festival: Ethnic Slavic Food & Music | Saratoga
Bring your friends and family and join us for some great food, dancing, hand-crafted vodkas, music and more. Sample and pique your palate with a host of flavorful ethnic Slavic foods. Pelmeni, Piroshki, Borsch, Shashlyk, Beef Stroganoff, Kasha, Lobio, Myedovik, Baklava, Russian Wedding Cake Cookies, ...
Sharktoberfest at the Sanctuary | The Presidio
Join Shark Stewards and the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary celebrating sharks and the ocean.
Activities, live music, food and shark fun for all ages. Prizes for the best shark or ocean costume.
1st Annual Free Kids Carnival at Palace of Fine Arts | SF
Step right up to the First Annual Free Kids Carnival at the historic Palace of Fine Arts atrium. Non Plus Ultra is excited to bring you a carnival themed day that will be fun for all ages.
Prepare for acrobat performances, stilt walkers, zip-line, carnival games, face painting, paint station, ...
Mission to Presidio 2018: History Hike, Dinner & Campfire | SF
The Presidio’s Park Rangers and Mission Dolores’ Ohlone friends invite you along on a day of exploring San Francisco’s cultural past. Beginning in the Mission District, hike back in time along the old mission road and learn a little history as you follow the path from ...
2018 Salsa Festival: Tastings & Salsa Dancing | Redwood City
Redwood City is fired up for its 11th annual Salsa Festival, on Saturday, September 29th, 2018 from noon until 8 pm. The city is going to be sizzling with a fun-filled day of tongue-tingling salsa, great activities, music, entertainment, dancing, food, beverages, and a wonderful time for ...
Middle Eastern Food Festival | SF
For over 20 years Saint Nicholas Church has provided the San Francisco Bay Area at large entertainment during their two day annual Middle Eastern Food Festival. Their Middle Eastern Food Festival showcases the different flavors of the Middle East. All food prepared is home made, fresh ...
2018 Osaka Matsuri: SF’s “Sister City” Food, Dance & Music | Japantown
Japantown Chounaikai and the San Francisco Osaka Sister City Association is proud to sponsor the 3rd annual Osaka Matsuri, celebrating San Francisco’s oldest sister city relationship. There will be musical and cultural performances from all over the bay area and selling Osaka-style street food, like ...
Bottomless Oktoberfest: Food Trucks & Epic Brews | SF
Join SF’s newest beer garden for Oktoberfest. Bavaria’s boozy celebration of good friends, great food, and epic brews.
“PROST!” so-long to a summer well-spent with a foamy stein of Bavarian beer held high.
Bottomless Oktoberfest German Beer Festival
– Saturday, September 29th, 2018 | 12pm to 4pm (park ...
2018 SVIEF ” Converge & Exchange ” | Santa Clara
SVIEF is an international conference designed to foster innovation and promote business partnerships between U.S. and Asian-Pacific. It is a leading venue in the high-tech industry field gathering multi-tech and business professionals, while providing a platform for talent, technology and resources exchange. The past seven SVIEFs ...
14th Annual San Francisco Black Family Day | SF
Join for a day of fun, family, and fellowship at the park on Saturday at noon.
14th Annual San Francisco Black Family Day
Saturday, September 29, 2018 | Noon to 5 pm
Hamilton Park (Aquatic Center), 1900 Geary Blvd, San Francisco
Enjoy games, health resources, reentry support services, raffles jumpers, ...
2018 Beat Museum Poetry Festival | North Beach
You’re invited to the 11th Annual Beat Museum Poetry Festival on September 29-30, 2018 from 1 pm to 6 pm featuring a two day of poetry and music. View 2018 List of Readers The Beat Museum Poetry Festival began in 2008, as part of a ...
Forbidden Island’s 13th Annual Parking Lot Sale | Alameda
The most anticipated event of the year is here. Featuring the largest assortment of vintage collectibles, mid-century decor, classic artwork, ceramics, and retro-fashions this side of paradise. Due to popular demand, it’s a two-day event this year. Sept 29th and 30th from 2 pm to 7 ...
100 Thousand Poets for Change | Oakland
Join other poets, musicians, and artists around the USA and across the planet in a demonstration/celebration to promote peace and sustainability and to call for serious social, environmental and political change.
On September 29, 2018, poets, musicians, and artists around the world will be organizing poetry readings, ...