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Sunday, May 26

San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade | 2019
Sunday, May 26 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | 24th & Bryant
San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade | 2019
On May 26th, 2019 at 9:30 am, the 2019 San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade kicks off at the corner of 24th and Bryant Street, travels west onto Mission Street, then on Mission Street travels north to 15th Street. Watch a brilliant procession of contingents, most of ...
San Francisco Carnaval 2019 | Mission
Sunday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Harrison Street
San Francisco Carnaval 2019 | Mission

The 41st San Francisco Carnaval Festival transforms Harrison Street into a wonderland. Come celebrate annual Carnaval San Francisco, a free 2–day family festival in San Francisco’s Mission District. 41st Annual San Francisco Carnaval & Parade – Festival: May 25-26, 2019 | 10 am to 6 pm – ...

Downtown Concord Bay Area KidFest | 2019
Downtown Concord Bay Area KidFest | 2019

Bay Area Festivals, Inc. is pleased to present Bay Area KidFest, a 3-day Memorial weekend from May 25-27 of quality live entertainment, activities and sports for children to stimulate learning and exploration while presenting parents with new ideas and opportunities from arts & crafts and ...

2019 Burmese New Year Water Festival | Union City
Sunday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Kennedy Park (Union City)
2019 Burmese New Year Water Festival | Union City
Join the Bay Area Burmese Community for the annual Burmese New Year Water Festival at Kennedy Park in Union City from 10 am to 3 pm on Sunday, May 26, 2019. There will be Burmese traditional dance performances, foods from various regions of Myanmar, a traditional ceremony of ...
TreasureFest 8th Birthday Bash | SF
Sunday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: $4*
*$4 online / $7 at the gate - includes free parking
| TreasureFest (Treasure Island)
TreasureFest 8th Birthday Bash | SF

Nearly 20,000 are going to Treasure Island for SF’s biggest monthly festival. Shop indie-designers, vintage curators & antiques. Eat top rated food trucks & pop-ups. Drink local + award-winning wine & cocktails. Buy-One-Get-One Mimosas and free tote bags for the first 1,000 attendees each day. Get $4 ...Monthly

2019 San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | May 26-27
Sunday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Ramon Central Park
2019 San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | May 26-27

The San Ramon Art & Wind Festival blows into town on Sunday and Monday of Memorial Day weekend in San Ramon Central Park. Kites are one of the main attractions of the event. National kite flying champions will present professional Kite Flying Demonstrations on both days ...

47th Annual Muir Beach Firemen’s BBQ | Mt. Tam
Sunday, May 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$20 parking per vehicle. Donations are appreciated
| Santos Meadow (Mt. Tam)
47th Annual Muir Beach Firemen's BBQ | Mt. Tam
The 47th Annual Muir Beach Volunteer Firemen’s Barbecue Fundraiser is a fun event for the whole family with delicious food, activities for the kids, and dancing to live music by local favorites Andre Pessis and his All-Stars and opening band Soul Ska. An annual Memorial Day ...
Blues/Rock Concert: The Nitecaps Blues Band | Union Square Live
Sunday, May 26 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Blues/Rock Concert: The Nitecaps Blues Band | Union Square Live
The Nitecaps Blues Band was originally formed in 2001, guided by a passion for the masters of the old school blues era. We generally work as a five piece ensemble, 2 guitars, drums, bass and harmonica, all contributing to the vocals. The goal has always been ...
NorCal Night Market: 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls | Pleasanton
NorCal Night Market: 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls | Pleasanton

NorCal Night Market, back for its second year, aims to bring the electric spirit of night markets and taste of international cuisines to Northern California. Suitable for all ages, the festival features 200+ food and merchandise vendors, games, art and live music for three weekends. ...

Free Wild & Scenic Film Festival: Environmental & Adventure Films | Los Altos
Sunday, May 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, advance registration required.
| Foothill College
Free Wild & Scenic Film Festival: Environmental & Adventure Films | Los Altos
The films in this year’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival combine stellar filmmaking, beautiful cinematography and first-rate storytelling. Festival-goers can expect to see award-winning short films about nature, community activism, adventure, conservation, water, energy and climate change, wildlife, environmental justice, agriculture, and indigenous cultures. The festival is ...

Monday, May 27

2019 Memorial Day Parade | Mill Valley
Monday, May 27 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | Lytton Square (Mill Valley)
2019 Memorial Day Parade | Mill Valley
Walk the parade with your fellow activists. Come one and all to Old Mill School, Monday at 10 am. Memorial Day Parade   Monday, May 27, 2019 | 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Lytton Square (Mill Valley)  Ave. & Miller Ave., Mill Valley FREE Mill Valley’s Memorial Day Parade begins with ...
Downtown Concord Bay Area KidFest | 2019
Downtown Concord Bay Area KidFest | 2019

Bay Area Festivals, Inc. is pleased to present Bay Area KidFest, a 3-day Memorial weekend from May 25-27 of quality live entertainment, activities and sports for children to stimulate learning and exploration while presenting parents with new ideas and opportunities from arts & crafts and ...

2019 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough
Monday, May 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Hillsborough North School
2019 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough
Bring the family to celebrate Hillsborough’s 10th Annual Memorial Day Parade, Carnival and Music Festival. Join the celebration on Monday, May 27, 2019. Once again, there will have floats marching and riding through Town in honor of this patriotic holiday, celebrating the community and the country 2019 ...
2019 Memorial Day Commemoration & Tour | Oakland
Monday, May 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Cemetery
2019 Memorial Day Commemoration & Tour | Oakland
Join Mountain View Cemetery to honor all veterans at the 2019 Memorial Day Commemoration at 10 am on Monday, May 27, 2019. The Memorial Day Civil War Plot Tour at 11:30 am, led by Dennis, who has also led tours at the Pardee Home and Oakland’s Preservation ...
23rd Annual Memorial Day Service | Colma Cemetery
Monday, May 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
23rd Annual Memorial Day Service | Colma Cemetery
Join Cypress Lawn on May 27th at 11 am at the West Side Campus (note the time change from previous years) for the 23rd Annual Memorial Day Service. Joining the event is Keynote Speaker Supervisor David Canepa, who was elected to the San Mateo County Board ...
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | 2019
Monday, May 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Ramon Central Park
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | 2019

The San Ramon Art & Wind Festival blows into town on Sunday and Monday of Memorial Day weekend in San Ramon Central Park. Kites are one of the main attractions of the event. National kite flying champions will present professional Kite Flying Demonstrations on both days ...

Tuesday, May 28

Oracle Park Fireworks Show for 2019 Graduates | SF
Tuesday, May 28 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch from outside the statdium
| Oracle Park (Formerly AT&T Park)
Oracle Park Fireworks Show for 2019 Graduates | SF
Following the graduation ceremony for San Francisco State University at Oracle Park (formerly AT&T Park), there is usually a concluding fireworks show at approximately 9:30 pm. San Francisco State University’s 118th Commencement has been scheduled for Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at Oracle Park. The ceremony will ...

Wednesday, May 29

Latin/Jazz/Cuban Concert: SFSU Afro-Cuban Ensemble | Union Square Live
Wednesday, May 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Latin/Jazz/Cuban Concert: SFSU Afro-Cuban Ensemble | Union Square Live
Founded in 1999, the ensemble’s mission is to expose the larger listening audience to the richness of Cuban and other Latin American music styles that have so influenced American popular music styles. Over its 15 year history, the ensemble has performed at Carnaval San Francisco, Yerba ...

Saturday, June 1

Cobra Car Show Day | Martinez
Cobra Car Show Day | Martinez
Join the largest display of original Shelby Cobras in the West, probably in the United States, with a dozen or more to see and enjoy including Panteras, Tigers, Late Model Shelbys & Mustangs. The show runs until 2 pm. and will feature over 100 Shelby Cobras ...
2019 Union Street Music Festival & Street Fair | SF
Saturday, June 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Union Street (Gough to Fillmore)
2019 Union Street Music Festival & Street Fair | SF

Union Street Association and IDK Events, LLC proudly present the 43rd Annual Union Street Fair. This historic festival takes place in the Cow Hollow District on Union Street, from Gough to Fillmore. The Union Street Festival provides a unique opportunity to experience everything San Francisco ...

38th Annual Art & Wine Festival | Walnut Creek
Saturday, June 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Heather Farm Park
38th Annual Art & Wine Festival | Walnut Creek

Summer Fun Starts with the 38th Annual Walnut Creek Chamber Art & Wine Festival. Whether you are a wine connoisseur, a micro-brew lover, an art buff or just interested in lounging in the grass listening to good music, the annual Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce ...

2019 Berkeley World Music Festival & Crafts Bazaar | People’s Park
Saturday, June 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | People's Park
2019 Berkeley World Music Festival & Crafts Bazaar | People's Park

Music spills out from all corners of Berkeley during the annual Berkeley World Music Festival. The free 16th Annual Berkeley World Music Festival happens Saturday & Sunday, June 1-2, in various locations citywide. It will feature a dazzling array of performances by some of the Bay ...

Oakland Carnival 2019: Global Music, Dance Pavillion & African Market | Mosswood Park
Saturday, June 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mosswood Park
Oakland Carnival 2019: Global Music, Dance Pavillion & African Market  | Mosswood Park
The Oakland Carnival is a cultural arts, entertainment and community wellness festival, and a great day of free family fun that attracts a culturally diverse audience. Oakland Carnival 2019 Saturday, June 1, 2019 | Noon to 7 pm Mosswood Park, Oakland, 3612 Webster Street FREE The Oakland Carnival is Oakland’s premier ...

Sunday, June 2

Mountaintop “Planetary Dance” Sunrise Ceremony | Mt. Tam
Mountaintop "Planetary Dance" Sunrise Ceremony | Mt. Tam
Greet the day atop Mt. Tamalpais in a sunrise mountaintop ceremony that is also a celebration of legendary dancer and activist Anna Halprin. Celebrate sunrise at 5:45 am atop Mt. Tam. Arrive by 5:15 at peak parking lot (20-min. climb to top). Bring $8 cash to park ...
2019 Union Street Music Festival & Street Fair | SF
Sunday, June 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Union Street (Gough to Fillmore)
2019 Union Street Music Festival & Street Fair | SF

Union Street Association and IDK Events, LLC proudly present the 43rd Annual Union Street Fair. This historic festival takes place in the Cow Hollow District on Union Street, from Gough to Fillmore. The Union Street Festival provides a unique opportunity to experience everything San Francisco ...

39th Annual Planetary Dance | Mt. Tam
Sunday, June 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santos Meadow (Mt. Tam)
39th Annual Planetary Dance | Mt. Tam
Join the call for peace among people and peace with the Earth, on Sunday, June 2, 2019 at Santos Meadow. This years theme is; “For the Children” Come early to enjoy food and music before dance begins at 11 am. All ages and abilities are invited ...
38th Annual Art & Wine Festival | Walnut Creek
Sunday, June 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Heather Farm Park
38th Annual Art & Wine Festival | Walnut Creek

Summer Fun Starts with the 38th Annual Walnut Creek Chamber Art & Wine Festival. Whether you are a wine connoisseur, a micro-brew lover, an art buff or just interested in lounging in the grass listening to good music, the annual Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce ...

Berkeley World Music Festival & Bazaar | Downtown Berkeley
Sunday, June 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Berkeley
Berkeley World Music Festival & Bazaar | Downtown Berkeley

Music spills out from all corners of Berkeley during the annual Berkeley World Music Festival. The free 16th Annual Berkeley World Music Festival happens Saturday & Sunday, June 1-2, in various locations citywide. It will feature a dazzling array of performances by some of the Bay ...

Tango on the Square | Union Square Live
Sunday, June 2 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Tango on the Square | Union Square Live
Dance Lesson with Bay Area Argentine Tango Association

Wednesday, June 5

Jazz/Lounge Concert: Nick Rossi Trio | Union Square Live
Wednesday, June 5 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Jazz/Lounge Concert: Nick Rossi Trio | Union Square Live

The 2019 Union Square Live festival presents dozens of free events like live music, swing and tango dance lessons, film nights, circus arts, and more in Union Square Park from May through September. Union Square Live | 2019 May to September Union Square Park, SF ...