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Sunday, September 2

2018 San Francisco Zine Fest | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Hall of Flowers
2018 San Francisco Zine Fest | Golden Gate Park

The San Francisco Zine Fest is a free, annual celebration of small-press publishing from zines and comics to art books and beyond. Over 200 small-press and DIY creators will be selling, trading, and otherwise sharing their work at the San Francisco County Fair Building in Golden ...

2018 Pan African Family Reunion: Games, Live Music & Health Workshops | Oakland
2018 Pan African Family Reunion: Games, Live Music & Health Workshops | Oakland
The Afrocentric Oakland Crew invites all citizens of the African Diaspora to Mosswood Park for the annual Pan African Family Reunion, a free day of sunshine in the park with a great variety of music, arts & crafts, dancing, and games for adults and kids alike. Through participation in a ...

“Sunset by the Lake” Beatles Tribute Summer Concert | Pleasant Hill
Sunday, September 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pleasant Hill City Hall
"Sunset by the Lake" Beatles Tribute Summer Concert | Pleasant Hill

Family friendly and popular concert series by the Lake at City Hall. Features some of the top bands from around the East Bay Area including many local favorites. There will be Food, beer & wine sales at every concert. The event will be held every other Sunday ...

Monday, September 3

Il Giro di San Francisco Bike Race | 2018
Monday, September 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Levi's Plaza
Il Giro di San Francisco Bike Race | 2018
Il Giro di San Francisco (formerly the “San Francisco Gran Prix”) is an annual bike race around the streets of San Francisco that’s had competitors cruising around the city since 1975. It’s free for spectators to come and watch. Il Giro di San Francisco 2018 Monday, September 3, ...
Volunteer: Serve 2,500 Meals to the Homeless on Labor Day | SF
Monday, September 3 – 9:15 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| St. Anthony Foundation
Volunteer: Serve 2,500 Meals to the Homeless on Labor Day | SF
Staying in-town over Labor Day weekend? Hunger doesn’t take a summer vacation, but many of our volunteers do. That’s why we need your support. The St. Anthony’s Dining Room has served poor and homeless Tenderloin residents since 1950. We rely on volunteers to serve nearly 2,500 ...
10 Different Free Guided Walking Tours: Labor Day | SF
Monday, September 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Japanese Tea Garden may require an additional charge.
| All Over San Francisco
10 Different Free Guided Walking Tours: Labor Day | SF
Looking for something to do on your day off on Labor Day, Monday, September 3, 2018? San Francisco City Guides offers up daily, free guided walking tours of San Francisco. Be a tourist in your own city and learn a few bits of history you can ...
2018 Kings Mountain Art Fair in the Redwoods: Labor Day | Peninsula
Monday, September 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Kings Mountain Fire Station
2018 Kings Mountain Art Fair in the Redwoods: Labor Day | Peninsula

Why pay a fortune to see the art in Sausalito when you can visit the Kings Mountain Art Fair for free? Known for its stunning location among the redwoods and for its unique and varied artists, the Kings Mountain Art Fair celebrates more than 50 ...

Hiero Day 2018: Hip Hop Music Fest & Block Party | Oakland
Monday, September 3 – All Day | Cost: $19.93*
*$19.93 General Admission; $40 Fast Pass; $100 VIP; children 7 and under are free.
| 3rd Street & MLK Jr. Street
Hiero Day 2018: Hip Hop Music Fest & Block Party | Oakland
Rock out on your Labor Day holiday during the 7th Annual Hiero Day by celebrating at Hieroglyphics‘ Hip Hop Music Festival and Block Party in Oakland. Hiero Day, voted “Best Hip-Hop Festival of the East Bay”, is a one-day music festival combining community, local food, music, apparel, live art, ...
2018 “Abbots Bromliad” Antler Dance & Meadow Picnic | Oakland
Monday, September 3 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Joaquin Miller Park
2018 "Abbots Bromliad" Antler Dance & Meadow Picnic | Oakland
Join the California Revels in a day of  good music, dancing, and the largest celebration ever of the Abbots Bromley antler dance, The Abbots Bromliad. Every September on Wakes Monday, the dancers in Abbots Bromley, England take up the traditional horns for a legendary trek ...

Wednesday, September 5

First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek
Wednesday, September 5 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Walnut Creek Downtown
First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek

Walnut Creek “First Wednesday” monthly street festival brings together hundreds of people to Cypress Street in downtown Walnut Creek for a fun-filled evening of live music, dancing, local restaurants, wine and beer, Kids Fun Zone, interactive games and free prizes. First Wednesday Street Fest: Live ...

2018 Music in the Park Kick Off: “Guarandinga” | Albany
Wednesday, September 5 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Memorial Park (Albany)
2018 Music in the Park Kick Off: "Guarandinga" | Albany

Bring a picnic and a blanket, family and friends because it’s Music in the Park time again in Albany’s grassy Memorial Park. The 2018 concert series will be the 15th season of providing free concerts from 6:30-8 pm every Wednesday night in September. Don’t forget ...

Thursday, September 6

2018 Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema: Opening Night | SF
Thursday, September 6 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bernal Heights
2018 Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema: Opening Night | SF
Please note that the location of the Opening Night has not been released yet. Also the time indicated was from last year, we expect the same this year. You may check their website for updates.
“Temescal Street Flicks” Outdoor Short Film Night: 2018 Kickoff | Oakland
Thursday, September 6 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Kasper's Plaza
"Temescal Street Flicks" Outdoor Short Film Night: 2018 Kickoff | Oakland

Temescal Street Flicks, is an engaging outdoor film series happening every Thursday evening in September in the heart of of Temescal near Temescal Alley at Telegraph and 49th Street in Oakland. Temescal Street Flicks will focus on showcasing local, independent and family-friendly films. The weekly ...

Friday, September 7

2018 Art Break Day | SF Bay Area
Friday, September 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
2018 Art Break Day | SF Bay Area
Take a break from your day to be creative and make your own art using free art supplies all over the Bay Area and communities nationwide on Friday, September 7, 2018. Art Break Day is a free community art event where the public is provided the opportunity and ...
“The Lookout” 11th Anniversary Party | Castro
Friday, September 7 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Lookout
"The Lookout" 11th Anniversary Party | Castro
Lookout invites you to join them as they celebrate their 11th Anniversary. DJ Sergio Fedasz starts the party atb6 pm followed by special guest Tommy K at 9 pm. Plus there will be a free Happy Hour Buffet 6 pm-8 pm. No cover.
Starlight Movie Night: “Coco” | Alameda
Friday, September 7 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Leydecker Field
Starlight Movie Night: "Coco" | Alameda

Gather your family, friends and neighbors, spread out your blankets on the field, and watch a free movie under the moon and stars in Alameda. The event starts at 6:30 pm with pre-show festivities of games and crafts for kids. The movie begins at 8:15 pm. ...

Bernal Heights “Film Crawl on Cortland” 2018 | SF
Friday, September 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bernal Heights
Bernal Heights "Film Crawl on Cortland" 2018 | SF

The annual Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema is a showcase of short films, a film crawl, live music and awards. It’s your chance to check out the work of local filmmakers and musicians in parks, playgrounds and smaller venues around Bernal Heights, San Francisco. 15th Annual Bernal Heights Outdoor ...

Saturday, September 8

2018 Korean Day Cultural Festival | Union Square
Saturday, September 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
2018 Korean Day Cultural Festival | Union Square
Celebrate traditional and modern Korean culture with a day full of beautiful Bajis and mouthfuls of Bulgogi at the 2018 Korean Day Cultural Festival in Union Square. 2018 Korean Day Cultural Festival Saturday, September 08, 2018 | 10 am to 4 pm Union Square Park FREE but an RSVP ...
14th Annual Orinda Classic Car Show | East Bay
Saturday, September 8 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Orinda Classic Car Show
14th Annual Orinda Classic Car Show | East Bay
Enjoy gawking at over 200 American and European cars ranging from the 1920s, to the classics of the ’50s and ’60s, as well as modern exotics at the 14th annual Orinda Classic Car Show from 10 am to 3 pm on Saturday, September 8, 2018. The event ...
46th Annual Castro Valley Fall Festival: Saturday | East Bay
Saturday, September 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Castro Valley Blvd
46th Annual Castro Valley Fall Festival: Saturday | East Bay

The 46th Annual Castro Valley Fall Festival is a two day festival features over 150 arts and crafts, community and non-profit booths. Local busineses are chosen to accompany the vast assortment of food booths, joined by beer and wine. It all happens from 10 am to ...

2018 Muni Heritage Days: Rare Historic Bus Ride Weekend | SF
Saturday, September 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free rides on special historic streetcars and busses and free admission to the Railway Museum.
| San Francisco Railway Museum
2018 Muni Heritage Days: Rare Historic Bus Ride Weekend | SF

San Francisco transit history comes back to life at this annual, weekend-long blast from the past dating back to the 19th century. During Muni Heritage Weekend, visitors will be able to ride and view historic streetcars, cable cars and buses that are rarely seen on ...

2018 Bay Area Pet Con | San Jose
Saturday, September 8 – All Day | Cost: $5*
*$5 - Adult, $3 - kids aged 5 to 17
| Santa Clara County Fairgrounds
2018 Bay Area Pet Con | San Jose

Bring your pet (yes, pets are allowed) to the Bay Area Pet Con with pet friendly exhibitors and rescue groups, live demonstrations in obedience training and pet care, a costume contest, giveaways and more. The Bay Area Pet Con™ is a woofing, chirping, and meowing good time for ...

47th Annual Art & Wine Festival: Saturday | Mountain View
Saturday, September 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Castro Street (Mountain View)
47th Annual Art & Wine Festival: Saturday | Mountain View

More than 200,000 arts lovers gather in Silicon Valley’s epicenter on Castro Street in Mountain View for this vibrant multicultural celebration. 47th Mountain View Art & Wine Festival Saturday, September 8, 2018 | 11 am to 7 pm Sunday, September 9, 2018 | 10 am ...

2018 Mole & Mariachi Festival: Live Music & Mole Tasting | Santa Cruz
Saturday, September 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission.
| Santa Cruz Mission Adobe
2018 Mole & Mariachi Festival: Live Music & Mole Tasting | Santa Cruz
Come to Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park for a day of mole tasting, a traditional Mexican sauce, sometimes made using chocolate, for festival-goers to sample. Taste mole prepared by local chefs and vote for your favorite. There will be mariachi music, folklorico dancing, free face painting, piñatas and ...
2018 Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival: Saturday | SF
Saturday, September 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Chocolate samples require tickets.
| Ghirardelli Square
2018 Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival: Saturday | SF

From vanilla beans to caramel fillings, indulge in it all at the 2018 Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival. Come and experience Chocolate School, chef demonstrations, chocolate vendors, and the popular Ghirardelli Chocolate Lounge. Over 50 vendors generously donate sample-sized portions of their products to feature in the festival. ...

The Rum Bazaar: Tropical Rum Cocktails & Live Music | SF
Saturday, September 8 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 is for admission. Bring money for drinks
| SOMArts Cultural Center
The Rum Bazaar: Tropical Rum Cocktails & Live Music | SF
The Tiki Bazaar (Experience) consists of a 4 hour event from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm that takes place on outdoor patio of the venue, where attendees will enjoy. The Rum Bazaar Saturday, September 8, 2018 | Noon to 7 pm SOMArts Cultural Center, 934 Brannan St, San ...
Red Bull “Bay Climb” Insanely-Steep Uphill Bike Battle | SF
Saturday, September 8 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch, $35 to compete
| De Haro St.
Red Bull "Bay Climb" Insanely-Steep Uphill Bike Battle | SF
Red Bull Bay Climb will take over an iconic hill in San Francisco with athletes from vastly different cycling disciplines to battle it out in an uphill, chain-busting sprint. The event features a bracket style format with riders racing shoulder-to-shoulder straight up three steep blocks ...
2018 Facebook Fiesta: Latin Food, Music & Dance | Menlo Park
2018 Facebook Fiesta: Latin Food, Music & Dance | Menlo Park
Celebration of Latin Food, Art, Music & Dance, Live Mexican, Salsa, Brazilian, Latin Urban & Pop Bands, Cultural Dance Troupes & Art Exhibits. 2018 Facebook Fiesta Saturday, September 8, 2018 | 1 pm to 6 pm 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park FREE admission & parking; bring cash for rides ...
3rd Annual Brazilian Day Celebration | El Rio
Saturday, September 8 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 early bird, $15 for the regular ticket and $18 at the door.
| El Rio
3rd Annual Brazilian Day Celebration | El Rio
3rd Annual Brazilian Independence Day is already here. This year, exciting Bay-Area Forró band Xaxado Mission will be opening the show, followed by our featured Headliner: SambaDá, with Sang Matiz Special guests include: Kevin Welch of Boca Do Rio Samba Queen “Tiombe” Samba King Jefferson Joseph Angelo Tomandl on the ...
3rd Annual Noe Valley Girls Film Festival | SF
Saturday, September 8 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Noe Valley Ministry
3rd Annual Noe Valley Girls Film Festival | SF
NVGFF showcases short film submissions made by girls anywhere in the world in two age groups (6th-8th grades and 5th grade and under). Noe Valley Girls Film Festival Saturday, September 8, 2018 | 4 pm to 6:30 pm Noe Valley Ministry, 1021 Sanchez Street, San Francisco FREE with RSVP ...