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Saturday, July 6

Vallejo’s 4th of July Holiday Hike | 2019
Saturday, July 6 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Pre-registration recommended.
| King-Swett Ranches
Vallejo's 4th of July Holiday Hike | 2019
Come explore the hills between Fairfield, Benicia, and Vallejo. Solano Land Trust docents will guide you through this area, known as the King-Swett Ranches. Share insights about the birds and other wildlife that call this area home, and give you a great workout. Take advantage of ...
Fillmore Jazz Festival 2019 | July 6-7
Saturday, July 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore District
Fillmore Jazz Festival 2019 | July 6-7

Blending art and soul in one of the country’s most unique neighborhoods, the Fillmore Jazz Festival is the largest free jazz festival on the West Coast, drawing over 100,000 visitors over the Independence Day weekend on Fillmore Street in San Francisco between Jackson and Eddy streets. ...

2019 Free Fishing Day | SF
Saturday, July 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier Seven
2019 Free Fishing Day | SF

Have you ever felt the excitement of watching your bobber suddenly jiggle, then dive out of sight? Or feeling the tap-tap-tap of a bass as it tastes the worm on the end of your line? Or having a salmon practically tear the rod out of ...

Russian River “Big Rocky Games & Firehouse BBQ” | Monte Rio | 2019
Saturday, July 6 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Monte Rio Public Beach
Russian River "Big Rocky Games & Firehouse BBQ" | Monte Rio | 2019

Monte Rio, along the Russian River, hosts its annual two day “Big Rocky Games” with fun kids games and contests. Russian River “Big Rocky Games” 2019 July 6-7 2019 | Noon Monte Rio Beach, Monte Rio FREE 2019 Schedule of Activities TBA The highlight of ...

Oakley | Cityhood Celebration | 2019
Saturday, July 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Freedom Basin
Oakley | Cityhood Celebration | 2019
The city of Oakley, one of California’s youngest cities, is celebrating their 20th anniversary of cityhood on Saturday, July 6, 2019. They will also celebrate the nation’s birthday.

Sunday, July 7

2019 Outdoor Summer Art & Maker Fair | Alameda
Sunday, July 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Studio 23
2019 Outdoor Summer Art & Maker Fair | Alameda
Come see over 65 local Alameda and Bay Area artists at this free Outdoor Art Festival. Mingle with local emerging and established artists creating unique artwork during the fair. See live painting, sketching, sculpting and illustration, live music, poetry and performance art.  Come support the local ...
Fillmore Jazz Festival 2019 | Sunday
Sunday, July 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore District
Fillmore Jazz Festival 2019 | Sunday

Blending art and soul in one of the country’s most unique neighborhoods, the Fillmore Jazz Festival is the largest free jazz festival on the West Coast, drawing over 100,000 visitors over the Independence Day weekend on Fillmore Street in San Francisco between Jackson and Eddy streets. ...

53rd Annual Festival of the Chariots | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, July 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Robin Williams Meadow (Sharon Meadow)
53rd Annual Festival of the Chariots | Golden Gate Park
You are invited with family and friends to participate in this 53rd “Ratha Yatra” in San Francisco. The “Festival of the Chariots,” known throughout India as the “Ratha Yatra” festival, has been performed for thousands of years in Puri, India, and today it is celebrated in ...
2019 Civic Center Commons 1st Sundays Block Party Kickoff | SF
Sunday, July 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
2019 Civic Center Commons 1st Sundays Block Party Kickoff | SF

The popular 1st Sundays Block Party returns for the 2019 season July 7th on Fulton Street at Larkin, 11 am-3 pm. Enjoy free family-friendly games, street food, music, a craft market, DIY activities and an interactive art installation. 2019 Civic Center Commons Block Party Every ...

Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid's Sunday Food Truck Party | 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

2019 Music in the Park Kick Off: Rock n’ Roll Concert | Burlingame
Sunday, July 7 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Washington Park (Burlingame)
2019 Music in the Park Kick Off: Rock n' Roll Concert | Burlingame
The Houserockers: The10 piece Rock & Soul band from Northern California that plays the greatest songs ever recorded. With a wailing 5 piece horn section and rock solid rhythm section of 2 guitars, bass, drums and keys, bringing the timeless classics and todays hits to life. Named “Best ...
Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera
Sunday, July 7 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE
| Town Center Corte Madera
Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera

Town Center Corte Madera celebrates summer with the Annual Summer Music Series, set to take place every Sunday June 9th through August 25th from Noon-2 pm with a great lineup of music that will appeal to all ages. Summer Outdoor Music Series Sundays, June 9 ...

San Francisco Symphony: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival
Sunday, July 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
| Stern Grove
San Francisco Symphony: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival
The San Francisco Symphony (SFS) returns for its annual summer performance at Stern Grove Festival. Led by conductor Edwin Outwater and featuring contralto Lauren Decker, the SFS performs a selection of classical favorites: Felix Mendelssohn Fingal’s Cave Overture, Opus 26 Edward Elgar Sea Pictures, Opus 37 Pyotr Ilyich ...
Sunday Jazz, History & Jam Session Kick Off “Joyce Grant & Co.” | Oakland
Sunday, July 7 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Branch (Oakland Library)
Sunday Jazz, History & Jam Session Kick Off "Joyce Grant & Co." | Oakland

The Oakland Public Library presents a summer jazz, history and jam series on Sunday afternoons from July to August 2019. Each show will feature a headlining artist at 3 pm, followed by a “History of Jazz” discussion (4:30 pm), and a youth group performance (5 ...

“Red, White & Blue” Fun-raiser | SF
Sunday, July 7 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Aunt Charlie's Lounge
"Red, White & Blue" Fun-raiser | SF
Come down for the annual star-spangled fundraiser, raffles and more benefiting Tenderloin Tessie Holiday Dinners from 4-7 pm on July 7, 2019. The San Francisco Ducal Council do this fundraiser every year because of Grand Duchess Carlotta who passed and requested it be done  every year. Doors: ...
“Sunset by the Lake” American Country/Rock Summer Concert | Pleasant Hill
Sunday, July 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pleasant Hill City Hall
"Sunset by the Lake" American Country/Rock 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. The event will be held every other Monday from Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend. 2019 ...

Tuesday, July 9

Free Chick-fil-A Day: “Cow Appreciation Day” | 2019
Free Chick-fil-A Day: "Cow Appreciation Day" | 2019
For one day only, black and white spots, cow bells and furry ears will be appropriate attire at Chick-fil-A restaurants all across the nation on July 10, 2018 from opening until 7 pm. Free Chick-fil-A Day: Cow Appreciation Day Tuesday, July 9, 2019 | Store opening until ...
“People in Plazas” Market Street Free Summer Music Festival | July 9 – Oct. 30
Tuesday, July 9 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Rincon Center Courtyard
"People in Plazas" Market Street Free Summer Music Festival | July 9 - Oct. 30

This free annual outdoor music festival puts on over 130 free lunchtime concerts featuring an array of different styles from July to October in over 15 different public plazas near Market Street. “People in Plazas” 2019 Market Street Music Festival July 9 to October 30, 2019 | ...

Under The Stars Movie Opening Night: “The Italian Job” | St. Francis Winery
Tuesday, July 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. Francis Winery and Vineyard
Under The Stars Movie Opening Night: "The Italian Job" | St. Francis Winery

Pack a blanket and join on the lawn of their beautiful Sonoma Valley Tasting Room for a film under the stars. Back for its 10th year, the  Stars Under the Stars Outdoor Film Festival begins with a pre-show concert at 7 pm followed by the ...

Thursday, July 11

“Flower Piano” 12 Hidden Pianos in Golden Gate Park | July 11-22
Thursday, July 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for San Francisco Residents with proof of ID. $9 for regular entry.
| San Francisco Botanical Garden
"Flower Piano" 12 Hidden Pianos in Golden Gate Park | July 11-22

Sunset Piano, in partnership with San Francisco Botanical Garden, will once again bring over a dozen pianos to the spectacular 55 acre Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park for the fourth incarnation of our interactive music festival, Flower Piano. Flower Piano is free to SF ...

2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Thomas Odermatt of Roli Roti | Ferry Plaza
2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Thomas Odermatt of Roli Roti | Ferry Plaza

Welcome to the 10th annual Tacolicious Summer Guest Chef Series at the CUESA & The Ferry Plaza Farmers Market stand. Proceeds from each chefs’ special taco goes to CUESA’s Foodwise Teens program. Market hours: 10 am-2 pm, every Thursday. Tacolicious’s 2019 Guest Chef Series  Thursdays ...

Adidas Giant Warehouse Sale: Summer at Cow Palace | July 11-14
Thursday, July 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free entry. But bring money for purchases, of course.
| Cow Palace
Adidas Giant Warehouse Sale: Summer at Cow Palace | July 11-14

Adidas is taking over part of the Cow Palace, July 11-14, 2019, for a “Giant Warehouse Clearance Event” and sale. Get your back-to-school shopping done early and join the annual Adidas Shoe & Apparel Warehouse Sale located in the South Hall Every clearance event is ...

“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF
Thursday, July 11 – 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

2019 Quakes Free Summer Movie Nights Kick Off: “Ralph Breaks the Internet” | San Jose
Thursday, July 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks purchase.
| Avaya Stadium
2019 Quakes Free Summer Movie Nights Kick Off: "Ralph Breaks the Internet" | San Jose

Quakes Movie Nights, is returning on the big screen at Avaya Stadium for the second consecutive year in 2019. 2019 Quakes Free Summer Movie Nights July 11 – August 8, 2019 | 6 pm (Movies starts at 6:30 pm) Avaya Stadium (Quakes 7UP Epicenter | 1123 ...

Movies in the Park Season Opening: “Shrek” | Pleasanton
Thursday, July 11 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Amador Valley Community Park
Movies in the Park Season Opening: "Shrek" | Pleasanton

Enjoy free movies on Thursday evenings from July to August at 8:30 pm, compliments of the City of Pleasanton. Grab a picnic dinner, blanket and low beach chairs to enjoy family film favorites. All films will be shown at dusk at Amador Valley Community Park. Be prepared ...

Movies on the Square: “Crazy Rich Asians” | Redwood City
Thursday, July 11 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: "Crazy Rich Asians" | 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). ...

Movie Nights in the Park Kick Off “Lego Movie 2” | San Rafael
Thursday, July 11 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring your blanket, low chair, picnic, snacks and flashlight.
| Victor Jones Park
Movie Nights in the Park Kick Off "Lego Movie 2" | San Rafael

These great movies are coming to a park near you. The San Rafael Community Services Department invites you to enjoy these free movies under the stars. Bring a picnic dinner, blanket and low beach chairs to enjoy family film favorites every Thursday evening beginning July ...

Friday, July 12

Crown Beach Free Concerts at the Cove | Alameda
Friday, July 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Robert Crown Memorial State Beach Park
Crown Beach Free Concerts at the Cove | Alameda

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

Adidas Giant Warehouse Sale: Summer at Cow Palace | 2019
Friday, July 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free entry. But bring money for purchases, of course.
| Cow Palace
Adidas Giant Warehouse Sale: Summer at Cow Palace | 2019

Adidas is taking over part of the Cow Palace, July 11-14, 2019, for a “Giant Warehouse Clearance Event” and sale. Get your back-to-school shopping done early and join the annual Adidas Shoe & Apparel Warehouse Sale located in the South Hall Every clearance event is ...

Jewelry on the Square | Redwood City
Friday, July 12 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Jewelry on the Square | 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 ...