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Sunday, May 16

Win Tix: OMG! (Oh My Gulay) SF’s Filipino Plant-Based Festival
Sunday, May 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: WIN | Kapwa Gardens (SOMA Pilipinas)
OMG! is Kapwa Garden’s quarterly spritual celebration of all things “gulay” (Tagalog for vegetables). From plant based food, pottery, crystals, medicinal potions, house plants, wellness practices, and all things derived from the beauty that Mother Earth provides us. See the full schedule of events. Situated in ...

Friday, May 21

2021 Wild & Scenic Film Festival (May 21-28)
Friday, May 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| Virtual Event
2021 Wild & Scenic Film Festival (May 21-28)
The Wild & Scenic Film Festival is showcasing the best and brightest in environmental and adventure films and filmmakers. The free, virtual festival is co-hosted by Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) and Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District (Midpen). The films in this year’s Wild & Scenic ...

Saturday, May 22

Open Air Artisan Faire “Makers Market” (Walnut Creek)
Saturday, May 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Broadway Plaza
Open Air Artisan Faire "Makers Market" (Walnut Creek)
MAKERS MARKET – An outdoor Marketplace of the Best Local Makers and Great Vibes in Walnut Creek! Come on out y’all! Soak up the sun in the beautiful Broadway Plaza and shop small from your local community! > Saturday, May 22nd > 11am-5pm > near Starbucks/ Macy’s in Broadway ...
“World Goth Day” Outdoor Art/Fashion/Music Celebration
Saturday, May 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free All Day
| al Fresco Dining Park
"World Goth Day" Outdoor Art/Fashion/Music Celebration
Come out of your coffins and join us as we celebrate the art, fashion and music of all things Goth…in the great outdoors. Support your local goth artists!! We’ve got a fabulous line-up of artists & vendors! Patrons can enjoy the al Fresco Dining Park ...

Saturday, June 19

Open-Air “Menagerie Oddities & Curiosities Market” in Alameda
Saturday, June 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | al Fresco Dining Park
Open-Air "Menagerie Oddities & Curiosities Market" in Alameda
We’re back oddity seekers!! Join the San Francisco Bay Area’s official Oddities & Curiosities Market, The Menagerie, on June 19th 2021. We invite you to our first event since the pandemic began. This year’s market will be an open-air setting along the sidewalks in the ...

Thursday, June 24

Oakland Black Pride (June 24-27)
Thursday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | West Oakland
Oakland Black Pride (June 24-27)
Oakland Black Pride will return in June with a format that allows for in-person engagements. In lieu of a large, centralized event in the heart of the City, that would pack our town with people, Oakland Black Pride will spread out into several smaller events ...

Saturday, July 17

“Sip Shop Eat” Pop-Up Market (July 17-18)
Saturday, July 17 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*There are Access, VIP Access and All Access tickets
| Neyborly (1000 Van Ness Ave)
"Sip Shop Eat" Pop-Up Market (July 17-18)
All the best in food, style, and drinks collide at the immersive and interactive Sip Shop Eat Pop-Up! 25+ Small Brands Cocktails Nail Bar Tarot Cotton candy Popcorn Each Experience Includes Signature Tote Complimentary Beverages Complimentary Treats Sip a selection of hand-crafted signature cocktails. Shop a curated selection of emerging brands. Eat yummy food and treats from select ...

Friday, July 23

2021 Gilroy Garlic Festival Returns (July 23 – Aug 1)
Friday, July 23 – All Day | Cost: ??*
*Pricing hasn't been announced for 2021 yet
2021 Gilroy Garlic Festival Returns (July 23 – Aug 1)

After being canceled in 2020 due to COVID, this week, the Gilroy Garlic Festival Association announced that the festival is returning (with some modifications, like a drive-thru gourmet alley) for 2021 on two weekends,  July 23rd–25th and July 30th–August 1st. Back in 2019 the festival ...

Friday, July 30

2021 Gilroy Garlic Festival Final Weekend (July 30 – Aug 1)
Friday, July 30 – All Day | Cost: ??*
*Pricing hasn't been announced for 2021 yet
2021 Gilroy Garlic Festival Final Weekend (July 30 – Aug 1)

After being canceled in 2020 due to COVID, this week, the Gilroy Garlic Festival Association announced that the festival is returning (with some modifications, like a drive-thru gourmet alley) for 2021 on two weekends,  July 23rd–25th and July 30th–August 1st. Back in 2019 the festival ...

Saturday, September 18

Alameda’s Official “Haunted Halloween” Open Air Market (The Menagerie)
Saturday, September 18 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free ALL DAY
| al Fresco Dining Park
Alameda's Official "Haunted Halloween" Open Air Market (The Menagerie)
Greetings Ghosts & Goblins~we invite you to Alameda’s official Halloween Market to celebrate this most delightful Hallowday. Our spooky artists from near and far will fright and delight you with handmade wares and ghoulish collectibles. Find one of a kind tricks & treats including home ...

Saturday, October 23

SF’s Inaugural Bearrison Street Fair | SoMa
Saturday, October 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*The fair is most likely free, but details are still to come
| FolSoMa
SF's Inaugural Bearrison Street Fair | SoMa
Join the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence and the Bears of San Francisco for the inaugural Bearrison Street Fair. Come as you are or in nothing at all. Everyone is welcome to celebrate who you are or who you want to be as we celebrate body positivity ...