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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 ...
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 ...

First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek
Wednesday, June 5 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Walnut Creek Downtown
First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek

Walnut Creek “First Wednesday” monthly street festival brings together hundreds of people to Cypress Street in downtown Walnut Creek for a fun-filled evening of live music, dancing, food trucks, wine and beer, Kids Fun Zone, interactive games and free prizes. First Wednesday Street Fest: Live ...

American Roots/Folk Concert: Moonalice | Union Square Live
Wednesday, June 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
American Roots/Folk Concert: Moonalice | 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 ...

Friday, June 7

2019 SubZERO Festival: Outdoor Music & Art Festival | San Jose
Friday, June 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
2019 SubZERO Festival: Outdoor Music & Art Festival | San Jose

Focused on emerging and present subcultures thriving in our region, SubZERO is a DIY, artistically bent, hi/lo-techno mashup where street meets geek. Come downtown to San Jose’s SoFA District from 6 pm until midnight for an inspired evening of arts and culture. In addition to ...

Saturday, June 8

Second Saturday: Family Festive Gathering | Jack London Square
Saturday, June 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | 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 San Francisco Free Folk Festival | Mission Dist.
Saturday, June 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| Everett Middle School
2019 San Francisco Free Folk Festival | Mission Dist.

The 43rd Annual San Francisco Free Folk Festival will be a full day of music, dance, and storytelling workshops and concerts, crafts, vendors, and fun for the whole family. 2019 San Francisco Free Folk Festival Saturday, June 8, 2019 | Noon to 10 pm Everett ...

Garden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF
Saturday, June 8 – 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

2019 SubZERO Festival: Outdoor Music & Art Festival | San Jose
Saturday, June 8 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
2019 SubZERO Festival: Outdoor Music & Art Festival | San Jose

Focused on emerging and present subcultures thriving in our region, SubZERO is a DIY, artistically bent, hi/lo-techno mashup where street meets geek. Come downtown to San Jose’s SoFA District from 6 pm until midnight for an inspired evening of arts and culture. In addition to ...

Sunday, June 9

Inner Sunset Flea 2019 | Block Party & Street Fair
Sunday, June 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | 9th and Irving
Inner Sunset Flea 2019 | Block Party & Street Fair

Join the Inner Sunset Flea on the second Sunday of the month from April to November 2019. Come hunt for a bargain, sit down for some food, let the children play, and catch up with friends and neighbors, featuring 30 resident, artisan, nonprofit, and local ...Monthly

42nd Annual Haight Ashbury Street Fair | SF
Sunday, June 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Haight Ashbury
42nd Annual Haight Ashbury Street Fair | SF
The annual Haight Ashbury Street Fair brings thousands of people to Haight Street between Stanyan and Masonic to shop over 200 outdoor vendors including food, green businesses, local artists, clothing, crafts, non-profits and more. 2019 Haight Ashbury Street Fair Sunday, June 9, 2019 | 11 am to 5:30 ...
12th Annual Golden Gate Park Band Festival | SF
Sunday, June 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
12th Annual Golden Gate Park Band Festival | SF

The Golden Gate Park Band, presents its 137th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm, run about 90 ...

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

Monday, June 10

Win Tix: San Mateo County Fair | 2019 Get ready and “Celebrate the Best of the Bay” at the 2019 San Mateo County Fair. Come with your family and friends, enjoy live entertainment, competitive events, unique food, arts & educational exhibits, floral and garden creations, livestock and agricultural exhibits, plus fun and exciting carnival ...

Friday, June 14

2019 Queer Women of Color Film Festival: Opening Night | SF
Friday, June 14 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Brava Theater
2019 Queer Women of Color Film Festival: Opening Night | SF

The 15th anniversary will premiere 35 films in 3 screenings, June 14-16, 2019. The festival focus “Resilient Past is Vibrant Prologue,” honors the everlasting power of queer women of color, and gender nonbinary and transgender people of color. From a young biracial Chinese woman whose home ...

Free SF Giants Post-Game Fireworks Show | Oracle Park
Friday, June 14 – 10:15 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch the fireworks from outside the stadium. Special game tickets must be purchased.
| Oracle Park (Formerly AT&T Park)
Free SF Giants Post-Game Fireworks Show | Oracle Park
There’s no need to pay to get into Oracle Park (formerly AT&T Park) just to see the fireworks. As soon as the San Francisco Giants hopefully defeat the Milwaukee Brewers in Oracle Park on Friday, June 14, 2019 (game ends approx. at 10:15 pm), enjoy a spectacular ...

Saturday, June 15

2019 Juneteenth Parade & Festival | Fillmore Dist.
Saturday, June 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore District
2019 Juneteenth Parade & Festival | Fillmore Dist.

The 69th Annual San Francisco Juneteenth Festival is the largest gathering of African-Americans in Northern California. It is a popular event among the more than 440,000 black households in the Bay Area because of its historical significance to the community. 2019 Juneteenth Parade & Festival Saturday, ...

2019 North Beach Festival | June 15-16
Saturday, June 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | North Beach
2019 North Beach Festival | June 15-16

Considered one of the country’s original outdoor festivals, the North Beach Festival celebrates its 65th anniversary in historic North Beach. 2019 North Beach Festival Saturday & Sunday, June 15-16, 2019 | 10 am to 6 pm Grant Avenue and Columbus Avenue, San Francisco FREE The Festival site includes numerous ...

2019 Phono del Sol Music Festival | SF
Saturday, June 15 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Potrero del Sol Park
2019 Phono del Sol Music Festival | SF
The Bay Area’s beloved Phono del Sol festival returns from a one-year hiatus on Saturday, June 15, 2019 from 12pm-7pm at Potrero del Sol Park with one major change – the festival is now free and open to the public. Named San Francisco’s “Best Music Festival” ...
2019 Queer Women of Color Film Festival | SF
Saturday, June 15 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brava Theater
2019 Queer Women of Color Film Festival | SF

The 15th anniversary will premiere 35 films in 3 screenings, June 14-16, 2019. The festival focus “Resilient Past is Vibrant Prologue,” honors the everlasting power of queer women of color, and gender nonbinary and transgender people of color. From a young biracial Chinese woman whose home ...

Sunday, June 16

2019 North Beach Festival | Sunday
Sunday, June 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | North Beach
2019 North Beach Festival | Sunday

Considered one of the country’s original outdoor festivals, the North Beach Festival celebrates its 65th anniversary in historic North Beach. 2019 North Beach Festival Saturday & Sunday, June 15-16, 2019 | 10 am to 6 pm Grant Avenue and Columbus Avenue, San Francisco FREE The Festival site includes numerous ...

The Village Artisan Market | Napa
Sunday, June 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | The Village (Napa)
The Village Artisan Market | Napa

Discover this version of a farmer’s market, but with world-class wine and live music. Focusing on Napa Valley artisans and purveyors of top culinary essentials, The Village’s Artisan Market is your opportunity to meet local artisans, sample specialties and take a piece of Napa Valley ...Monthly

Native Contemporary Arts Festival | SF
Sunday, June 16 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Native Contemporary Arts Festival | SF
A beloved Father’s Day tradition celebrating the creativity of North America’s indigenous peoples, the 20th Annual Native Contemporary Arts Festival showcases a diverse program of native music, dance, spoken word, artist vendors and native crafts. Native Contemporary Arts Festival Sunday, June 16, 2019 | Noon to 3 ...
Cumbia Concert: Combo Tezeta | Union Square Live
Sunday, June 16 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Cumbia Concert: Combo Tezeta | 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 ...

Stern Grove Festival 2019 Kick-Off Concert | SF
Sunday, June 16 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
| Stern Grove
Stern Grove Festival 2019 Kick-Off Concert | SF

The Stern Grove Festival returns for its 82nd season having presented free concerts in the park every summer since 1938. If you don’t mind arriving early to spread out your blanket to stake your spot, it’s an excellent way to spend a relaxing Sunday in a beautiful ...

2019 World Music Day: Block Party & 50+ Concerts | Palo Alto
Sunday, June 16 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | University Avenue (Palo Alto)
2019 World Music Day: Block Party & 50+ Concerts | Palo Alto
Palo Alto World Music Day is an annual music festival that takes place on Father’s Day in Palo Alto on University Avenue, between Webster and High, which will be closed to traffic. 2019 Palo Alto World Music Day  Sunday, June 16, 2019 | 3-7:30 pm University Ave, between Webster ...