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Friday, April 10

CANCELED: San José Neighbor Nights: Free Activities Every Second Friday | 2020
Friday, April 10 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | All over San Jose
CANCELED: San José Neighbor Nights: Free Activities Every Second Friday | 2020

Please note, in response to the COVID-19, events are canceled for the time being. Thank you. The City of San José Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services invites you to the first San José Neighbor Nights. The event will take place every second Friday ...Monthly

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, April 10 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (East Bay)
East Bay Bike Party

UPDATE: As of 3/19 at 2:12 am, it “appears” this event is still taking place, but there have been no recent updates by the promoter, so we can’t 100% confirm it. Please check the website for event updates or contact the promoter directly. This event ...Monthly

Saturday, April 11

2020 Spring Carnival & Community Expo | Emeryville
Saturday, April 11 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | ECCL
2020 Spring Carnival & Community Expo | Emeryville
Hop on over to Emeryville for the annual Spring Carnival with fun and games for children of all ages from 10 am to 1 pm on Saturday, April 11, 2020.
POSTPONED: 2020 Insane Chase Game “Journey to The End Of The Night” | Oakland
Saturday, April 11 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but advanced registration is required.
| Oakland
POSTPONED: 2020 Insane Chase Game "Journey to The End Of The Night" | Oakland
UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been postponed – Please check the website for updates. Are you ready to experience the chaotic splendor that is Journey to the End of the Night? Our theme this year is Cross Pollination! We’re buzzing with excitement about ...
SF’s Virtual Trivia Night w/ Devon & Laura + Prizes
Saturday, April 11 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
SF's Virtual Trivia Night w/ Devon & Laura + Prizes
A super fun live weekly trivia night has popped up from the Richmond District in SF on Facebook Live every Saturday night at 7pm. Typically there’s about 125+ people playing with about 20+ questions and fun prizes from Gamescape and other random stuff. Trivia Night with ...
Saturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF
Saturday, April 11 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | EXIT Theatre
Saturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF

Every second Saturday of the month, EXIT Theatre invites writers, actors, directors, theater creators and theater audiences alike to a free evening of quick script-making and flash-fried performance. Join in for: 8:30 pm: Mixer 9 pm: Writing sprint where writers have 30 minutes to generate original monologues based ...Monthly

Sunday, April 12

POSTPONED: 2020 Easter In the Park & Hunky Jesus Contest | Dolores Park
Sunday, April 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
POSTPONED: 2020 Easter In the Park & Hunky Jesus Contest | Dolores Park
This event is postponed due to coronavirus concerns – Check Facebook for updates The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, the kabuki-inspired cross-dressing nuns-of-fun, host their 41st Easter Sunday in the Park at Dolores Park. POSTPONED – The Sisters 41st Anniversary Easter Party Sunday, April 12, 2020 | Noon Mission Dolores ...
CANCELED: 2020 “Bring Your Own Big Wheel” Race | Potrero Hill
Sunday, April 12 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch; but $10-$20 suggested donations are requested to race.
| 20th and Vermont
CANCELED: 2020 "Bring Your Own Big Wheel" Race | Potrero Hill
UPDATE: Due to Coronavirus concerns, this event has been cancelled for 2020. What’s that sound kids? It’s the sound of Big Wheels rolling. Watch dozens of contestants at Bring Your Own Big Wheel (BYOBW) risk humiliation and serious injury racing their big wheels (those giant plastic tricycles from ...

Monday, April 13

Virtual Trivia Night via Zoom at the Alley
Virtual Trivia Night via Zoom at the Alley

For the time being, The Alley will be hosting their trivia nights via Zoom. The Zoom Room opens at 7:00 pm pst for questions about the play, and the game starts at 7:30 pm. How to Play: Go to the link: https://zoom.us/j/454518737 6 player max ...

Tuesday, April 14

$2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | Diablo Valley Bowl
Tuesday, April 14 – All Day | Cost: $2 | Diablo Valley Bowl
$2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | Diablo Valley Bowl

Having a fun night out with family and friends shouldn’t cost you an arm and a leg. That’s why we offer great prices and daily specials on bowling, food, and fun. $2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | All Day Diablo Valley Bowl, 1500 Monument ...Every Tuesday

CANCELED: “Splash 2020”: Holi Celebration of Colors | Dublin
Tuesday, April 14 – All Day | Cost: $10*
*Food is available for purchase.
| Emerald Glen Park
CANCELED: "Splash 2020": Holi Celebration of Colors | Dublin
UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Join for a fun filled day of colors to welcome in spring at Splash 2020: Holi – A Celebration of Colors in Emerald Glen Park in Dublin on Sunday, April 12, 2020 at 11 am – ...
Monthly Game Night at Napa Valley College | Napa
Tuesday, April 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Napa Valley College
Monthly Game Night at Napa Valley College | Napa

It’s your move with Un/Shelved Gaming if you want to discover and play over 50 different games or bring your own and share the fun. Snacks will be provided by ASNVC & every month and there will be a raffle off a free mystery game ...Monthly

Wednesday, April 15

SF’s Epic “Western Wednesdays” & Free Bull Rides | Westwood
Wednesday, April 15 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover. Free bull rides if you follow Westwood on Instagram
| Westwood
SF's Epic "Western Wednesdays" & Free Bull Rides | Westwood

Due to the Shelter in Place order, Westwood is temporarily closed until April 7. Please check Instagram on updates. Enjoy wild times every Wednesday at SF’s premier country music bar with $5 Happy Hour specials on delicious shareable plates like Mac & Triple Cheese, All-You-Can-Eat Wings ...Every Wednesday

Thursday, April 16

CANCELED: “MAKE” 3rd Thursdays After-Hours Event | SF
Thursday, April 16 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free for MCD Members. Activities are free with paid admission.
| Museum of Craft and Design
CANCELED: "MAKE" 3rd Thursdays After-Hours Event | SF

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Monthly

Friday, April 17

CANCELED: San Jose Bike Party
Friday, April 17 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
CANCELED: San Jose Bike Party

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Monthly

Saturday, April 18

POSTPONED: 50th Anniversary Earth Day Celebration | Berkeley
Saturday, April 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*General Admission: FREE, Kids Zone: FREE
| Martin Luther King Jr, Civic Center Park
POSTPONED: 50th Anniversary Earth Day Celebration | Berkeley
UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been postponed. Join on Saturday, April 18, 2020 at MLK Jr. Civic Plaza next to the Berkeley Farmers’ Market and celebrate this 50th Anniversary Earth Day Celebration. Keynote Speakers: Annie Leonard, Greenpeace Martin Bourque, Ecology Center Andres Soto, Communities for a Better ...
POSTPONED: 2020 Earth Day on the Bay: Live Music & Touch Live Sharks | Redwood City
Saturday, April 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free, Discovery Voyage boat tour is $20.
| Marine Science Institute
POSTPONED: 2020 Earth Day on the Bay: Live Music & Touch Live Sharks | Redwood City
Update: Please note that the event is postponed until further notice. 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 18, 2020. They’re open to the public just once a year ...
2020 Earth Day Festival | Danville
Saturday, April 18 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Danville Library
2020 Earth Day Festival | Danville
UPDATE: Yes, this event was confirmed as still happening (as of 3/16 at 12:12 pm). Things may change rapidly, so please check the website to confirm should you choose to go out. This event may be canceled or postponed at any time without any notice. Bring ...

Sunday, April 19

CANCELED: “Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Tenderloin
Sunday, April 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Tenderloin
CANCELED: "Sunday Streets" Huge Block Party | Tenderloin
Canceled due to coronavirus concerns With open streets, free activities and plenty of chances to meet your neighbors, Sunday Streets most urban route celebrates the centrally-located and densely-populated Tenderloin, one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods. Blocks of Fulton, Hyde, Larkin, Ellis and Golden Gate Avenue transform into ...
POSTPONED: Orinda Olive & Wildlife Festival | 2020
Sunday, April 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Historic Wagner Ranch Nature Area
POSTPONED: Orinda Olive & Wildlife Festival | 2020
UPDATE: Due to Coronavirus, the festival has been postponed until Fall 2020 with a date TBD. Come enjoy the beautiful historic ranch, 18-acre nature preserve, and Contra Costa County’s oldest-producing olive grove, rarely open to the public. Join a variety of Earth Day activities for all ...

Monday, April 20

Virtual Trivia Night via Zoom at the Alley
Virtual Trivia Night via Zoom at the Alley

For the time being, The Alley will be hosting their trivia nights via Zoom. The Zoom Room opens at 7:00 pm pst for questions about the play, and the game starts at 7:30 pm. How to Play: Go to the link: https://zoom.us/j/454518737 6 player max ...

Tuesday, April 21

$2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | Diablo Valley Bowl
Tuesday, April 21 – All Day | Cost: $2 | Diablo Valley Bowl
$2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | Diablo Valley Bowl

Having a fun night out with family and friends shouldn’t cost you an arm and a leg. That’s why we offer great prices and daily specials on bowling, food, and fun. $2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | All Day Diablo Valley Bowl, 1500 Monument ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, April 22

SF’s Epic “Western Wednesdays” & Free Bull Rides | Westwood
Wednesday, April 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover. Free bull rides if you follow Westwood on Instagram
| Westwood
SF's Epic "Western Wednesdays" & Free Bull Rides | Westwood

Due to the Shelter in Place order, Westwood is temporarily closed until April 7. Please check Instagram on updates. Enjoy wild times every Wednesday at SF’s premier country music bar with $5 Happy Hour specials on delicious shareable plates like Mac & Triple Cheese, All-You-Can-Eat Wings ...Every Wednesday

Friday, April 24

Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF
Friday, April 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
| Alley Cat Books
Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF

Don’t spend yer Friday sittin’ at home, chewin’ tobacco all on yer lonesome. C’mon down to the ole book place; bring yer dancin’ legs. Alley Cat Bookstore and Gallery will be hosting the Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance from 7-9 pm every 4th Friday night. All dances are ...Monthly

Saturday, April 25

DogFest 2020: Pet Festival, Carnival & Parade | Duboce Park
DogFest 2020: Pet Festival, Carnival & Parade | Duboce Park
UPDATE: As of 3/22 at 8:15 pm  it “appears” this event is still taking place, but there have been no recent updates by the promoter, so we can’t 100% confirm it. Please check the website for event updates or contact the promoter directly. This event ...

Sunday, April 26

Coin-Op’s “Free Play” Sundays: 50+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa
Sunday, April 26 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Coin-Op Game Room
Coin-Op's "Free Play" Sundays: 50+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa

Coin-Op is an awesome 10,000 square foot space in SoMa that was transformed from a steel foundry into a two-story bar and game room with 50+ pinball and video games, plus a secret speakeasy (hidden behind a “busted” video game). On the last Sunday of ...Monthly

Monday, April 27

Free Queer Bowling Night | Mission Dist.
Free Queer Bowling Night | Mission Dist.

Come to the monthly Free Queer Bowling Night at Mission Bowling Club. In addition to free bowling, you can enjoy $5 beers & $8 cocktails all night courtesy of  Tito’s Vodka and Standard Deviant Brewing. And bowl to the sounds of DJs Siobhan Aluvalot & Marke ...Monthly

Roving Pinball Playoff Tournament | Valencia Room
Roving Pinball Playoff Tournament | Valencia Room

Roving Pinball is a beginner-friendly tournament series that visits different pinball bars and arcades in the Bay Area. Participants play four rounds of Matchplay in 4-player groups. The format is very social, so you’ll meet lots of new people as you build your pinball skills. ...

Tuesday, April 28

$2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | Diablo Valley Bowl
Tuesday, April 28 – All Day | Cost: $2 | Diablo Valley Bowl
$2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | Diablo Valley Bowl

Having a fun night out with family and friends shouldn’t cost you an arm and a leg. That’s why we offer great prices and daily specials on bowling, food, and fun. $2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | All Day Diablo Valley Bowl, 1500 Monument ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, April 29

Free Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, April 29 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15
| St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church
Free Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF

Come have fun and exercise your imagination and creativity at a monthly improv class hosted by cast members of Secret Improv Society happening on the last Wednesday of the month. Free, but an RSVP is required. There is a suggested donation of $5-15 Whether you are a veteran or a ...Monthly