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Thursday, August 6

“Indigo Girls” Free All-Dedication Livestream Concert on Facebook Live
Thursday, August 6 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
"Indigo Girls" Free All-Dedication Livestream Concert on Facebook Live
Amy Ray and Emily Saliers will be performing a free, all-dedication livestream tonight, Thursday, August 6 at 4pm PT / 7pm ET (Facebook Live). The night will be in the spirit of an old-time radio show, where Indigo Girls will read dedications and perform an entirely ...
Disney’s Free Online Concert with Alan Menken & Lin-Manuel Miranda
Disney's Free Online Concert with Alan Menken & Lin-Manuel Miranda

We are delighted to celebrate Alan Menken’s recent achievement in earning the coveted EGOT, following his Daytime Emmy win for Best Original Song. He is the 16th person to receive the distinction of earning four prestigious awards—an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony. We invite you ...

Friday, August 7

CuriOdyssey’s Free Virtual First Friday Family Nights
Friday, August 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
CuriOdyssey’s Free Virtual First Friday Family Nights
On Friday, August 7, at 6 pm Pacific, meet a few of CuriOdyssey’s animals and learn about them from a professional animal keeper. Enjoy music by children’s music performer Renee Padgett. Join us for this family-friendly event on Friday, August 7, at 6 pm Pacific on ...
Outdoor Alameda Porch Music: Social Distancing Concert
Friday, August 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Outdoor Alameda Porch Music: Social Distancing Concert

We love what locals are doing in Alameda. Please be advised. We are letting you know about a hyper-local neighborhood community event. If you do not live within walking distance of the event, please do not attend. If you love it too, consider starting this ...Every Friday

Bow & Mallet Quintet Online Concert
Friday, August 7 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free livestream, but donations are appreciated
| Old First Concerts
Bow & Mallet Quintet Online Concert
Bow & Mallet Quintet is a cross-over ensemble that brings ballads from the American Songbook and upbeat jazz tunes together for a program that will appeal to both classical music and jazz aficionados. Jennifer Kloetzel (former cellist of the Cypress String Quartet) and Jack van ...

Saturday, August 8

Juke Joint Live Concert at Riggers Loft Wine Company
Saturday, August 8 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Riggers Loft Wine Company
Juke Joint Live Concert at Riggers Loft Wine Company
East Bay favorites Juke Joint, six piece horn band presents its tribute to Classic Soul and R&B including tunes by such legends as James Brown, Otis Redding, Wilson Pickett and many other R&B greats!
2020 Berkeley Peace Lantern Ceremony (Online)
Saturday, August 8 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
2020 Berkeley Peace Lantern Ceremony (Online)

Update: Because of the coronavirus / COVID-19 pandemic emergency, the 2020 Peace Lantern Ceremony will be held online. In Japan and around the world, people will gather in early August to float lanterns in remembrance of the victims of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, all victims of ...

Sunday, August 9

Stern Grove’s “Best of the Fest” Virtual Concert Series
Sunday, August 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Stern Grove
Stern Grove's "Best of the Fest" Virtual Concert Series

The Stern Grove free outdoor music festival was initially scheduled to take place on Sundays from June 14 through August 16, 2020. It is the first time in the Festival’s long history that it has been canceled. This summer, in place of canceled performances, the ...Every Sunday

Friday, August 14

Outdoor Alameda Porch Music: Social Distancing Concert
Friday, August 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Outdoor Alameda Porch Music: Social Distancing Concert

We love what locals are doing in Alameda. Please be advised. We are letting you know about a hyper-local neighborhood community event. If you do not live within walking distance of the event, please do not attend. If you love it too, consider starting this ...Every Friday

Sunday, August 16

Stern Grove’s “Best of the Fest” Virtual Concert Series
Sunday, August 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Stern Grove
Stern Grove's "Best of the Fest" Virtual Concert Series

The Stern Grove free outdoor music festival was initially scheduled to take place on Sundays from June 14 through August 16, 2020. It is the first time in the Festival’s long history that it has been canceled. This summer, in place of canceled performances, the ...Every Sunday

Friday, August 21

Outdoor Alameda Porch Music: Social Distancing Concert
Friday, August 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Outdoor Alameda Porch Music: Social Distancing Concert

We love what locals are doing in Alameda. Please be advised. We are letting you know about a hyper-local neighborhood community event. If you do not live within walking distance of the event, please do not attend. If you love it too, consider starting this ...Every Friday

Thursday, August 27

Japan Day: Online Festival of Music & Art
Thursday, August 27 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration required
Japan Day: Online Festival of Music & Art
Celebrate the cultural heritage of San Francisco’s Japantown with this live streaming festival of music and arts. Performers include Shoko Hikage and friends on the koto; Sanjuro Toyoaki, the National Gintenkai Project, Tsukasa Taiko, and GenRyu Arts of San Francisco presenting ozashiki shamisen; and a prerecorded koto performance ...

Friday, August 28

Outdoor Alameda Porch Music: Social Distancing Concert
Friday, August 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Outdoor Alameda Porch Music: Social Distancing Concert

We love what locals are doing in Alameda. Please be advised. We are letting you know about a hyper-local neighborhood community event. If you do not live within walking distance of the event, please do not attend. If you love it too, consider starting this ...Every Friday

Sunday, September 27

Japantown’s Picnic in the Peace Plaza Final Day
Sunday, September 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE
Japantown’s Picnic in the Peace Plaza Final Day

Japantown is ready to welcome you back with their Picnic at the Plaza, from July 18 through September 27, 11:30 am to 8 pm. The Peace Plaza will be transformed into a beautiful and festive area on the weekends (Every Saturday and Sunday) where you ...