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Sunday, March 31

HERstory Festival: Soul Line Dance Demo Explosion | SF
Sunday, March 31 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Western Addition Branch Library
HERstory Festival: Soul Line Dance Demo Explosion | SF
Patricia Lowe-Copeland, aka Chocolate Platinum, is an award-winning, ICLDI (International Consortium for Line Dancer Instructors) 2nd Level Certified Line Dance Instructor, Choreographer, and performer. Patricia believes that her classes provide an opportunity for community members to get together and dance for health and wellness, and ...

Monday, April 1

41st Annual “St. Stupid’s Day” Parade | SF
Monday, April 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Embarcadero Plaza
41st Annual "St. Stupid's Day" Parade | SF
The Annual St. Stupid’s Day Parade is a celebration of stupidity. Time for yet another Parade in honor of Saint Stupid, patron saint of Civilizations and Parking meters. 41st Annual St. Stupid’s Day Parade Monday, April 1, 2019 | Noon Embarcadero Plaza, 1 Market Street, San Francisco FREE This annual spring time event will ...

Friday, April 5

2019 Sidewalk Arts & Crafts Show | April 5-7
Friday, April 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | West Portal Avenue
2019 Sidewalk Arts & Crafts Show | April 5-7

West Portal’s 31st Annual Fine Arts and Crafts Show takes place in the heart of one of San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood from 10 am to 5 pm April 5-7, 2019. Bustling with activity, quaint retail stores, restaurants, bookshops and coffeehouses. Local residents and tourists ...

2019 Holi Festival: The Bay’s Massive Free Color Fight | East Bay
Friday, April 5 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bishop Ranch
2019 Holi Festival: The Bay's Massive Free Color Fight | East Bay
The colorful, ancient spring festival of Holi will once again be celebrated at Bishop Ranch in San Ramon, so get ready to get messy and have a lot of fun at this free gathering. 2019 Holi Celebration Friday, April 5, 2019 | 5 pm to 8 pm 2600 ...
“Batch Made Market” Artisan Food | SF
Friday, April 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Forage Kitchen
"Batch Made Market" Artisan Food | SF

This is your monthly chance to come see and taste what’s cooking at Forage Kitchen. Your favorite chefs are in the kitchen, and you can walk through and taste their favorite new recipes. Plus there’s beer. What could be better? The monthly Batch Made Market ...Monthly

Saturday, April 6

2019 Cambodian Khmer New Year Festival | Oakland
Saturday, April 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted and an RSVP is requested.
| Peralta Hacienda Historical Park
2019 Cambodian Khmer New Year Festival | Oakland
Join the Oakland’s 8th Annual Khmer New Year celebration. The Khmer community, friends and allies of Oakland have gathered together to celebrate the national Khmer holiday in an all-day celebration filled with traditional live music, food, dance performances, costumes, resource fair, and games for all ...
2019 Sidewalk Arts & Crafts Show: Saturday | West Portal
Saturday, April 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | West Portal Avenue
2019 Sidewalk Arts & Crafts Show: Saturday | West Portal

West Portal’s 31st Annual Fine Arts and Crafts Show takes place in the heart of one of San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood from 10 am to 5 pm April 5-7, 2019. Bustling with activity, quaint retail stores, restaurants, bookshops and coffeehouses. Local residents and tourists ...

2019 Berkeley Bay Festival | Free Boat Rides, Live Music & Adventure Playground
Saturday, April 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Shorebird Park (Berkeley)
2019 Berkeley Bay Festival | Free Boat Rides, Live Music & Adventure Playground
Enjoy hands-on educational activities and learn about organizations helping to protect the Bay and its wildlife. 2019 Berkeley Bay Festival Saturday, April 6, 2019 | 11 am to 4 pm Shorebird Park, 160 University Ave, Berkeley FREE 2019 Highlights  A variety of live music for all ages will play throughout the ...
Noodles on Noodles Festival | Fremont
Saturday, April 6 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $1*
*Pre-sale $1 - $10, $10 at the gate, Free for kids 10 under
| Town Fair Plaza - Fremont
Noodles on Noodles Festival | Fremont
On Saturday April 6th, 2019, is a day filled with delicious chef-inspired noodle dishes, flavorful craft beers, family friendly games, and live entertainment. Moveable Feast curates a selection of 15+ specialty food trucks and restaurateurs from all over the Bay Area serving their best noodles inspired ...

Sunday, April 7

2019 Sidewalk Arts & Crafts Show | Final Day
Sunday, April 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | West Portal Avenue
2019 Sidewalk Arts & Crafts Show | Final Day

West Portal’s 31st Annual Fine Arts and Crafts Show takes place in the heart of one of San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood from 10 am to 5 pm April 5-7, 2019. Bustling with activity, quaint retail stores, restaurants, bookshops and coffeehouses. Local residents and tourists ...

Eggster’s 25th Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival | UC Berkeley
Sunday, April 7 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Campanile (UC Berkeley)
Eggster's 25th Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival | UC Berkeley
Eggster will be holding its Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival at the UC Berkeley Campus. Last year they had an egg hunt, performances and live music, and tons of raffle prizes, come and see what they have in store for you this year. 25th Annual Egg Hunt ...

Friday, April 12

2019 Sidewalk Spring Art Stroll | Menlo Park
Friday, April 12 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Avenue
2019 Sidewalk Spring Art Stroll | Menlo Park

The 37th Annual Sidewalk Spring Art Stroll will celebrate spring in downtown Menlo Park on Friday and Saturday, April 12-13, 2019 from 10 am to 6 pm, and Sunday, April 14, 2019 from 10 am to 5 pm. This open-air marketplace celebrates the artists’ talent ...

Free SF Giants Post-Game Fireworks Show | AT&T Park
Friday, April 12 – 10:15 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch the fireworks from outside the stadium
| AT&T Park
Free SF Giants Post-Game Fireworks Show | AT&T Park
There’s no need to pay to get into AT&T Park just to see the fireworks. As soon as the San Francisco Giants hopefully defeat the Colorado Rockies in AT&T Park on Friday, April 12, 2019 (game ends approx. 10:15 pm), enjoy a spectacular fireworks display over ...

Saturday, April 13

Goatchella 2019: Goat Festival at the Ferry Building | SF
Saturday, April 13 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Goatchella 2019: Goat Festival at the Ferry Building | SF
Enjoy goat-centric cooking demos, talks and samples of goat milk cheeses, yogurts, ice creams and more at the annual Goat Festival – A Celebration of All Things Goat at the Ferry Building in San Francisco. 2019 Goat Festival: Goatchella Saturday, April 13, 2019 | 9 am to 2 pm Ferry ...
Cal Day 2019: Free Concerts, Museums, Hands-On Exhibits & Lectures | UC Berkeley
Saturday, April 13 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | UC Berkeley - Sproul Plaza
Cal Day 2019: Free Concerts, Museums, Hands-On Exhibits & Lectures | UC Berkeley
On Cal Day, the entire UC Berkeley campus once again throws open its doors to the public and presents a full day of over 400 events – free lectures, performances, tours, concerts and more to showcase the campus, its students, and the school’s programs. Plus, there’s free admission all ...
2019 Blossom Festival: Vintage Cars, Old-Timey Music & Food Trucks | South Bay
Saturday, April 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Saratoga Civic Center
2019 Blossom Festival: Vintage Cars, Old-Timey Music & Food Trucks | South Bay
Music of the ’30s and ’40s, antique cars, vintage motors, children’s crafts, and craftspeople will bring back memories of yesteryear at the annual Blossom Festival in the Saratoga Civic Center. Produced the the Saratoga Historical Foundation, the free event is reminiscent of the original Blossom Festival ...
2019 Sidewalk Spring Art Stroll | Menlo Park
Saturday, April 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Avenue
2019 Sidewalk Spring Art Stroll | Menlo Park

The 37th Annual Sidewalk Spring Art Stroll will celebrate spring in downtown Menlo Park on Friday and Saturday, April 12-13, 2019 from 10 am to 6 pm, and Sunday, April 14, 2019 from 10 am to 5 pm. This open-air marketplace celebrates the artists’ talent ...

2019 Earth Day on the Bay: Live Music & Touch Live Sharks | Redwood City
Saturday, April 13 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free, Discovery Voyage boat tour is $20.
| Marine Science Institute
2019 Earth Day on the Bay: Live Music & Touch Live Sharks | Redwood City
The Marine Science Institute is honoring Planet Earth with the annual “Earth Day on the Bay” event from 10:30 am to 4 pm on Saturday, April 13, 2019. They’re open to the public just once a year and they’ve made sure to bundle as much wonder, fun, ...
2019 Cesar E. Chavez Day Parade & Festival | Mission Dist.
Saturday, April 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Mission District
2019 Cesar E. Chavez Day Parade & Festival | Mission Dist.

The Annual Cesar E. Chavez Holiday Parade & Festival in San Francisco has become a significant event in the Mission drawing a diverse crowd of participants and attendees from different demographics and cultures. This is the largest event honoring Cesar Chavez in Northern California. Honoring the ...

2019 Cherry Blossom Festival: Saturday | Japantown
Saturday, April 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2019 Cherry Blossom Festival: Saturday | Japantown

The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, said to be the second largest festival outside of Washington, D.C., celebrates the blooming of cherry blossoms at one of three remaining Japantowns in the United States. All are welcome to join in the festivities as San Francisco’s Japantown celebrates Japanese ...

2019 Earth Day & Arbor Day Festival | Cupertino
Saturday, April 13 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Cupertino Civic Center Plaza
2019 Earth Day & Arbor Day Festival | Cupertino
Come together at the 11th Annual Earth Day & Arbor Day Festival. Cupertino’s Annual Earth & Arbor Day Festival is an interactive event that invites community members of all ages to learn about environmental issues and solutions in a family-friendly, interactive atmosphere. Consistently attracting over 5,000 attendees and ...
Second Saturday: Family Festive Gathering | Jack London Square
Saturday, April 13 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Second Saturday: Family Festive Gathering | Jack London Square

Serving as Jack London Square’s flagship monthly event, Second Saturday is held every second Saturday. This full-scale family event is marketed and promoted by both Wiggins Consulting and Jack London Square. Second Saturday brings in immense audiences as it showcases up to 100 unique vendors, ...Monthly

2019 “Splashomania” Bay Area’s Largest Rain Dance Holi | San Jose
2019 "Splashomania" Bay Area's Largest Rain Dance Holi | San Jose
SplashoMania is Bay Area’s largest Color Rain Dance Holi Festival. There will have Free Color, Bollywood Dance, Flash Mob & more. Holi, the festival of colors is one of the most celebrated Indian festival. Come with your friends and family to enjoy the Holi festival and ...
2019 Renegade Spring Craft Fair Market | Fort Mason
Saturday, April 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason (Festival Pavilion)
2019 Renegade Spring Craft Fair Market | Fort Mason

Renegade Craft Fair returns to San Francisco for a festive weekend of contemporary handmade featuring the country’s foremost voices in craft and design. 2019 Renegade Craft San Francisco Saturday & Sunday | 11 am – April 13-14, 2019 – July 13-14, 2019 – November 16-17, ...

Garden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF
Saturday, April 13 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bay Natives Nursery
Garden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF

Experience live music, free locally sourced food & drink, a free plant & general Take Back the City vibes, every 2nd Saturday of the month from noon to 5 pm. Counter the drought, learn about sustainable living, feed the goats, meet the roosters, bring your kids, ...Monthly

Sunday, April 14

Final Day: 2019 Sidewalk Spring Art Stroll | Menlo Park
Sunday, April 14 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Avenue
Final Day: 2019 Sidewalk Spring Art Stroll | Menlo Park

The 37th Annual Sidewalk Spring Art Stroll will celebrate spring in downtown Menlo Park on Friday and Saturday, April 12-13, 2019 from 10 am to 6 pm, and Sunday, April 14, 2019 from 10 am to 5 pm. This open-air marketplace celebrates the artists’ talent ...

2019 Cherry Blossom Festival: Sunday | Japantown
Sunday, April 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2019 Cherry Blossom Festival: Sunday | Japantown

The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, said to be the second largest festival outside of Washington, D.C., celebrates the blooming of cherry blossoms at one of three remaining Japantowns in the United States. All are welcome to join in the festivities as San Francisco’s Japantown celebrates Japanese ...

Danville Sunday Market | Railroad Center
Danville Sunday Market | Railroad Center

Danville Sunday Market started out by wanting a place where all downtown Danville merchants can put their sale items out for the public in one common place and make it a fun event. Now it is a place for local merchants, artists, vendors etc come ...Monthly

2019 Renegade Spring Craft Fair Market | Fort Mason
Sunday, April 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason (Festival Pavilion)
2019 Renegade Spring Craft Fair Market | Fort Mason

Renegade Craft Fair returns to San Francisco for a festive weekend of contemporary handmade featuring the country’s foremost voices in craft and design. 2019 Renegade Craft San Francisco Saturday & Sunday | 11 am – April 13-14, 2019 – July 13-14, 2019 – November 16-17, ...

2019 Bud Break Fest & Annual Easter Egg Hunt | Napa
Sunday, April 14 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP is required.
| CIA at Copia
2019 Bud Break Fest & Annual Easter Egg Hunt | Napa
Celebrate the beginning of spring and wine grape growing season in Napa Valley! The Spring Bud Break Festival is fun for the whole family and features the annual Easter Egg Hunt as well as seasonal food and libations, kids’ activities, music, shopping, and more. 2019 Bud ...