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Sunday, May 5

2019 Shipyard Artsts Spring Open Studios: Sunday | Hunters Point
Sunday, May 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Hunters Point Shipyard Artists
2019 Shipyard Artsts Spring Open Studios: Sunday | Hunters Point

Explore over 100 working studios featuring San Francisco’s top artists on Saturday and Sunday, May 4 & 5, 2019. Spring Open Studios event for a weekend of art buying and browsing, great food from neighborhood providers and free family fun. This unique tradition, celebrating its ...

Silicon Valley Artists’ Open Studios: Sunday | South Bay
Sunday, May 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All over South Bay & Peninsula
Silicon Valley Artists' Open Studios: Sunday | South Bay

Silicon Valley Open Studios is an opportunity to experience a wide variety of art and talk with local artists in the comfort of their own studios from 11 am to 5 pm during the first three weekends in May. 2019 Silicon Valley Open Studios First Three Weekends ...

Bay Area Dance Week: ’60 Go-Go Dance & Argentine Tango | Final Day
Sunday, May 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
| San Francisco Bay Area
Bay Area Dance Week: '60 Go-Go Dance & Argentine Tango | Final Day

Dancers’ Group is pleased to announce the 21st anniversary of Bay Area Dance Week, which will run April 26-May 5, 2019. The annual 10-day festival features over 400 hundred free events throughout the Bay Area. Take dance classes and watch free performances in a wide range of styles including Argentine tango, ...

“Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Bayview & Dogpatch
Sunday, May 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Bayview
"Sunday Streets" Huge Block Party | Bayview & Dogpatch
Sunday Streets SF in the Bayview/Dogpatch is back. Enjoy 3+ miles of car-free community space for you and your neighborhood to enjoy. Come check out Activity Hubs on Carroll Streets, Oakdale, Galvez, Cargo Way and 22nd Street for free fun, family-friendly activities offered by local nonprofits, ...
2019 How Weird Street Faire & Parade | SoMa
Sunday, May 5 – All Day | Cost: $15*
*$15 Pre passes tickets
| Howard & Main (SoMa)
2019 How Weird Street Faire & Parade | SoMa
On May 5, 2019, a unique gathering of the tribes will occur in downtown San Francisco for the 20th annual How Weird Street Faire. For one day only, in the emerging heart of downtown San Francisco, there will be a sensational spectacle. Join thousands of people ...
$15 Magic Pass on Sale: How Weird Street Faire | May 5, 2019
Sunday, May 5 – All Day | Cost: $15*
*11.11 Early bird presale sales ended.
| Howard & Main (SoMa)
$15 Magic Pass on Sale: How Weird Street Faire | May 5, 2019
Early bird “Magic Pass” tickets go on sale for the 2019 How Weird Street Fair on February 5, 2019. 11.11 Early Bird (Sales Ended) $15 Magic Pass $20 door On May 5, 2019, a unique gathering of the tribes will occur in downtown San Francisco for a Celebration of ...
Bulbfest 2019: Outdoor Dance & Visual Arts Festival | Albany
Sunday, May 5 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
| Albany Bulb
Bulbfest 2019: Outdoor Dance & Visual Arts Festival | Albany
Bulbfest 2019: Resilience is an outdoor dance and visual arts festival happening on May 5 at the Albany Bulb, an old shoreline construction debris landfill on San Francisco Bay with gorgeous views, unruly nature, rubble, rebar, and offbeat art. The festival will feature more than ...
2019 Baile en la Calle: The Mural Dances | SF
Sunday, May 5 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free (donations accepted).
| Precita Eyes Muralists
2019 Baile en la Calle: The Mural Dances | SF
The Women in the Arts’ annual event takes over the streets and alleys of San Francisco’s Mission District to celebrate and preserve its living cultural heritage. Now in its seventh year, Baile en la Calle: The Mural Dances draws the Bay Area’s most dynamic dance companies ...
2019 “Cinco de Mustache” Bike Ride & Live Band | Danville
Sunday, May 5 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Norm's Place
2019 "Cinco de Mustache" Bike Ride & Live Band | Danville
Wear you Sombreros and join the annual Cinco de Mustache Cruising Party celebrates Cinco de Mayo – Norm’s style with a Cinco de Mayo-themed bike ride on May 5, 2019. Enjoy the authentic Mexican food like the Taco Plate Special and Taco Salad, drink specials (1/2 gal. ...
Cinco de Mayo Tequila Party: Live Mariachi & Live DJ | San Jose
Sunday, May 5 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but you'll have to buy your own booze and food.
| El Jardin Tequila Bar & Restaurant
Cinco de Mayo Tequila Party: Live Mariachi & Live DJ | San Jose

Get in the Cinco de Mayo spirit with Jardin Tequila Bar’s celebration featuring live mariachi and salsa music, and a huge selection of tequila (for purchase) from Saturday, May 3 to 5, 2019. 6 pm to 9 pm Friday: Son de Kali 2 pm to 5 pm ...

20th Annual Dance-a-Rama | Berkeley
Sunday, May 5 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
| Western Sky
20th Annual Dance-a-Rama | Berkeley
Come join 15 of the East Bay’s most exciting choreographers in an afternoon of informal performances, celebrating the 20th annual Dance-a-Rama. A different show every hour at Western Sky Studio in the vibrant Eighth Street Artists’ Center.
2019 Cinco de Mayo Festival: Live Music & Dancing | Santa Rosa
Sunday, May 5 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sebastopol & West (Santa Rosa)
2019 Cinco de Mayo Festival: Live Music & Dancing | Santa Rosa
Come out to Santa Rosa for the 14th annual Roseland Cinco de Mayo Festival featuring stages of music, dance, and demonstrations. In the previous years, musical entertainment included Tercer Nival, El Sello de Mexico, Los Grandes de La Banda and pop/rock. Come and see what they have in store for ...
Cinco de Mayo Fiesta: Tequila Shots & Salsa Dancing | Cadillac Bar & Grill
Sunday, May 5 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks. No cover charge.
| Cadillac Bar & Grill
Cinco de Mayo Fiesta: Tequila Shots & Salsa Dancing | Cadillac Bar & Grill

Come enjoy food, drinks, music and dancing to celebrate Cinco de Mayo at The Cadillac Bar & Grill. 2019 Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Friday-Saturday, May 3 to 4 – 5 pm to 9 pm Sunday, May 5 – 3 pm to 9 pm Cadillac Bar & ...

Cinco de Mayo Happy Hour: Outdoor Patio, Live Salsa & DJs | SF
Cinco de Mayo Happy Hour: Outdoor Patio, Live Salsa & DJs | SF
Come out to a Cinco de Mayo Happy Hour at the Cigar Bar & Grill in San Francisco on Sunday, May 5, 2019. Free before 6:30 pm, but an RSVP is required. All-day VIP entry is $10 in advance. The party features a live salsa band, DJs and a ...
Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower | 2019
Sunday, May 5 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower | 2019
Set your alarm and get up before dawn to witness the Eta Aquarids meteor shower. In 2019, the forecast calls for the greatest number of Eta Aquariid meteors to fall before dawn on (or near) May 5. However, the broad peak of the Eta Aquariid shower ...

Tuesday, May 7

Diego Rivera Mural at City College: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Tuesday, May 7 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Diego Rivera Theater
Diego Rivera Mural at City College: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
See the last and largest of the murals done by Diego Rivera in the U.S.: Pan American Unity, painted for the Golden Gate International Exposition in 1940. Meet in the lobby of Diego Rivera Theatre (approach from Judson), San Francisco City College, Judson and Phelan. Public ...
North of the Panhandle: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Tuesday, May 7 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Baker & Fell St.
North of the Panhandle: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
This central part of the City started out with sand dunes and marsh to become a fashionable neighborhood. The Depression era gave way to a working class area. After the summer of love, came a population exodus until today where it is becoming a desirable ...

Wednesday, May 8

“Free Oakland Walking Tours” 2019 Kick Off | Jack London Square Waterfront
"Free Oakland Walking Tours" 2019 Kick Off | Jack London Square Waterfront

The images of author Jack London will surround you as you tour the historic square and waterfront. Visit a turn-of-the-century wholesale produce district still in operation and see the USS Potomac, the restored yacht of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Tour begins at 10 am at ...

The Board Match: 2019 Non-Profit & Volunteering Fair | Union Square
Wednesday, May 8 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Hilton San Francisco Union Square
The Board Match: 2019 Non-Profit & Volunteering Fair | Union Square
Looking for ways to give your time, talent, and energy in a meaningful way? Join a nonprofit board. The Board Match is a job-fair style event featuring around 175 Bay Area nonprofits whose reps talk to interested candidates about volunteering to serve on their organization’s board of ...
Oakland A’s $1 Game vs. Cincinnati Reds | 2019
Wednesday, May 8 – 7:07 pm | Cost: $1*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum
Oakland A's $1 Game vs. Cincinnati Reds | 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, ...

Friday, May 10

SF Maritime BeerFest 2019 | Pier 45
Friday, May 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $25*
*Use SFFUN for $5 off tickets
| Pier 45
SF Maritime BeerFest 2019 | Pier 45
Join at Pier 45, the home of the USS Pampanito World War II submarine in the heart of Fisherman’s Wharf, for the annual Beer Fest with a selection of beer tastings from some of the best craft brewers in the world in the world including ...
2019 Kick Off: Free A’s Post-Game Hip Hop Themed Fireworks Show | Oakland
Friday, May 10 – 9:35 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch the fireworks outside of the Coliseum.
| Oakland Coliseum
2019 Kick Off: Free A’s Post-Game Hip Hop Themed Fireworks Show | Oakland

As soon as the A’s game is over, make sure you’re near the Coliseum to enjoy a spectacular fireworks display over the stadium following the game outside the ballpark approximately three hours after the game starts, whether the A’s win or lose. Sit in awe on the ...

Saturday, May 11

27th Annual Town Wide Yard Sale | Crockett
Saturday, May 11 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | 2nd & Pomona Ave
27th Annual Town Wide Yard Sale | Crockett
Submitted by the event organizer. The original town wide yard sale with tons of sales all over this quirky little town. Find antiques and collectibles, baby items, furniture and fixtures, car parts, cookware, advertising memorabilia, tools, art and more. There is something for everyone. Purchase your map ...
Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, May 11 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake
Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park

Observe the magnificent Great Blue Herons and their brand new chicks using spotting scopes, as naturalists show you these magnificent birds and explain their behavior over nine Saturdays during the spring nesting season in April, May and June. These exciting 4′ tall birds with 6′ wingspans fly in and ...Every Saturday

2019 Season Opener: Free Oakland Walking Tour | Uptown, Lake Merritt & Secret Rooftop Garden
2019 Season Opener: Free Oakland Walking Tour | Uptown, Lake Merritt & Secret Rooftop Garden

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 ...

Marin Open Studios 2019 | North Bay
Saturday, May 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Marin County
Marin Open Studios 2019 | North Bay

275 artists will open their studios in virtually every town in Marin to visitors over the course of two consecutive weekends, May 4 and 5 and May 11 and 12. Each year, participating artists working in a wide variety of media welcome art lovers and ...

Silicon Valley Artists’ Open Studios | South Bay
Saturday, May 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All over South Bay & Peninsula
Silicon Valley Artists' Open Studios | South Bay

Silicon Valley Open Studios is an opportunity to experience a wide variety of art and talk with local artists in the comfort of their own studios from 11 am to 5 pm during the first three weekends in May. 2019 Silicon Valley Open Studios First Three Weekends ...

2019 Hungarian Heritage Outdoor Festival | Belmont
Saturday, May 11 – All Day | Cost: $15*
*$15 for Adults, $5 for Youth (6-17 years old), Free for Children 5 and under
| Belmont Twin Pines Park
2019 Hungarian Heritage Outdoor Festival | Belmont
Mmm… goulash… Come see what makes Hungarian culture truly unique by savoring the tastes, sights and sounds, Cultural Exhibits, Folk Dancing & Live Music of Hungary in Belmont’s Twin Pines Park. Plus, special guest performers. 2019 Hungarian Heritage Festival Saturday, May 9, 2015 | Noon to 10 ...
“New Growth 2019” Annual Youth Art Exhibition | SF
Saturday, May 11 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Root Division
"New Growth 2019" Annual Youth Art Exhibition | SF
Root Division is proud to present New Growth 2019: Shared Stories, THE annual Youth Art Exhibition & Extravaganza featuring hands-on family art making activities, alongside an exhibition of student artwork created from Root Division’s free after-school Youth Education Program. New Growth 2019: Shared Stories will include ...

Sunday, May 12

Tenderloin Neighborhood Part II: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Sunday, May 12 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| McAllister & Leavenworth
Tenderloin Neighborhood Part II: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Explore the Tenderloin’s isolated rural village beginnings and its years as a quiet residential and small business neighborhood. Find out how it morphed into San Francisco’s hotel and silk stocking entertainment and vice district, how it became part of the mean streets in the last ...