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Sunday, May 5

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 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 ...

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 ...
Mother’s Day Presidio Picnic | SF
Mother's Day Presidio Picnic | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday

A Bedazzling “Drag Rummage” Sale | Beaux
Sunday, May 12 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Beaux
A Bedazzling "Drag Rummage" Sale | Beaux
Come to Beaux between 3 pm and 7 pm to see what unique treasures you can score while enjoying a drink, a drag show, and more. We’re asking some of the most glamorous drag performers in town to clear out their closets for charity. We’ll ...

Tuesday, May 14

Bungalows of Westwood Park: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Tuesday, May 14 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Ocean & Faxon Avenues
Bungalows of Westwood Park: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Craftsman, English Tudor, Spanish Revival, Colonial Revival-you’ll see all these styles and more strolling through this west side neighborhood of 650 cozy bungalows built for middle class San Franciscans in the early 20th century. Meet at Ocean & Faxon Avenues

Wednesday, May 15

Season Launch: Free Oakland Summer Walking Tours | City Center
Season Launch: Free Oakland Summer Walking Tours | City Center

Turn-of-the-century landmarks alongside modern high-rises are the focus of this tour. Explore the upbeat style of the modern City Center Square and discover a thriving “there” there. Examine symbols of Oakland’s arrival as a modern 20th century metropolis: the Beaux Arts-style City hall and Rotunda ...

Thursday, May 16

Sacred Places: Walking Tour of Churches & Cathedrals | SF
Thursday, May 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted. Some tours may be limited in size
| St. Mary's Cathedral
Sacred Places: Walking Tour of Churches & Cathedrals | SF
San Francisco’s diversity is reflected in its places of worship. Visit churches, temples, a cathedral, and a synagogue. View the symbols and architecture and hear the history of the city’s religious institutions. This tour is offered in May and October only. Meet at the main plaza entrance ...

Friday, May 17

2019 Free Port of Oakland Harbor Tours & Giant Cranes Kick Off | Oakland
Friday, May 17 – 6:45 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Jack London Square
2019 Free Port of Oakland Harbor Tours & Giant Cranes Kick Off | Oakland

Take a free 90-minute narrated harbor tour (May to October). Visitors will learn about the Port, its operations and economic impact on the region. Harbor tours provide a unique vantage point because marine terminals are closed to the public. The excursions are a great way to ...

Saturday, May 18

Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, May 18 – 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

18th Annual Arroyo Charity Car Show | San Lorenzo
Saturday, May 18 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 spectators, and $30 for car show particiants
| Arroyo High School (San Lorenzo)
18th Annual Arroyo Charity Car Show | San Lorenzo
Come to a day of fun and enjoy hundreds of classic and custom cars, street rods, tricked out trucks, muscle cars, vintage cars, low riders, motorcycles, bicycles, and more 18th Annual Arroyo Charity Car Show. There will be live music, vendors, food, contest, and more!!! ...

Sunday, May 19

Bay to Breakers 2019 | Everything You Need to Know
Bay to Breakers 2019 | Everything You Need to Know
Early Bird Discount Tickets / Street Closures / Course Map / Muni & BART Info / Best Places to Watch / Volunteer / Crazy Costume Photos
Concord Antique & Collectibles Faire | East Bay
Sunday, May 19 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Todos Santos Plaza
Concord Antique & Collectibles Faire | East Bay

Looking for a-one-of-a-kind treasure? Come out and check out the Concord Antique Faire & Collectibles held at the Concord Todos Santos Plaza park from 9 am to 4 pm on third Sundays from April to October in 2019. Admission & parking is free.

Inner Richmond: Part I Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Inner Richmond: Part I Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
The district’s rich history goes back to the 19th century and includes robbers’ roosts and racetracks, squatters and roadhouses, a saloon district and a red light district, as well as charming Victorian row houses and beautiful Craftsmans, the 1902 and 1903 Big Games, an earthquake ...