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Thursday, July 4

Bolinas vs. Stinson Beach Annual Tug of War Battle | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Bolinas Lagoon
Bolinas vs. Stinson Beach Annual Tug of War Battle | 2019
The annual tug of war battle between the towns of Bolinas and Stinson Beach begins at 9 am on Thursday, July 4, 2019 along the shores of Bolinas Lagoon. Every Fourth of July, the towns of Stinson and Bolinas have a tug of war over the ...
American Canyon | 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free. Bring cash for purchase.
| American Canyon
American Canyon | 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks | 2019
Join one of the City’s favorite traditions, for a full day of community fun with the Annual Fourth of July Celebration. The activities will include: Pancake Breakfast – Hosted by Boy Scouts Troop 7062 Celebrating America’s Heroes Patriotic Parade Fourth of July Celebration & Festival Fireworks Spectacular Schedule of Events: Pancake Breakfast ...

Marin County Fair: Fireworks, Free Rides & Concerts | San Rafael
Marin County Fair: Fireworks, Free Rides & Concerts | San Rafael
A celebration of the Modern Agricultural Fair, the Marin County Fair will celebrate the Fourth of July with traditional favorites like carnival rides free with admission, as well as a concert and spectacular fireworks on July 4, 2018. Marin County Fair: Fireworks, Free Rides & Concerts Thursday, July ...
Pacifica’s 4th of July Celebration in the Park | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Frontierland Park
Pacifica's 4th of July Celebration in the Park | 2019
Join the Pacifica’s Parks, Beaches and Recreation Department for their 45th Annual 4th of July Celebration – a day full of crafts, games, music and more at Frontierland Park. There will have a 2019 Rocket Run, food, entertainment and more for the whole family. Join the all day festivities ...
Menlo Park’s 4th of July Parade & Festival | 2019
Menlo Park's 4th of July Parade & Festival | 2019
Join the 2019 Menlo Park July 4th Parade on Thursday, July 4, 2019. This small town, fun-filled parade begins at 11:45 am from the parking lot on Chestnut Street at Santa Cruz Avenue (behind the Wells Fargo bank). Come dressed in red, white, & blue and decorate your bike or wagon ...
Calistoga’s Napa County Fair, Free Rides & Fireworks | 2019
Calistoga's Napa County Fair, Free Rides & Fireworks | 2019
The Napa County Fair takes place on Thursday, July 4, 2019, with live music, strolling entertainers, an ice cream “churnament” displays and demonstrations, carnival rides, a Fourth of July parade, and fireworks at dusk (approx. 9:30 pm). Fireworks at 9:30 pm. The Fireworks Sky Concert will fill the air ...

Friday, July 5

FoodieLand Summer Night Market | July 5-7
Friday, July 5 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 1-Day admission + Coupon Book or $10 3 Day admission + Coupon Book
| Golden Gate Fields
FoodieLand Summer Night Market | July 5-7

FoodieLand Night Market is launching our Asian inspired Summer and Fall 2019 Night Market at Golden Gate Fields in Berkeley. Over 100+ Food Vendors, Food Trucks, 50+ Arts/Craft and Merchandise Vendors, and Games/Entertainment Vendors. Vendor directory will be announced 1-2 months prior to the event. ...

Workshop First Fridays | SF
Friday, July 5 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Workshop (SF)
Workshop First Fridays | SF

Every first Friday, WorkshopSF hosts an open house, party with DIY, art, fun and community. It’s a chance to preview classes, see the space, and just hang out with neighborhood peeps. All are welcome. Workshop First Fridays Every 1st Friday | 7 pm Workshop, 1798 ...Monthly

San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays
Friday, July 5 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays

San Francisco Bike Party  (not to be confused with Critical Mass) is a monthly celebration of biking for riders of different ages, types, and skill levels to enjoy. Every month is a different theme and you’re encouraged to dress up. San Francisco Bike Party is held on ...Monthly

Russian River Parade of Floats, Water Curtain & Fireworks Show | 2019
Friday, July 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*This is a dog free event.
| Monte Rio Public Beach
Russian River Parade of Floats, Water Curtain & Fireworks Show | 2019
Every year, the Monte Rio beach is crowded with people who come from all over to enjoy the spectacle of fireworks over the Russian River along with a Water Boat Parade & Carnival, “Water Curtain” and fireworks starting at dusk. Friday, July 5, 2019 Dusk: Water Carnival ...
Oakland Critical Mass | First Friday
Friday, July 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Oakland Critical Mass | First Friday

Oakland Critical Mass is a monthly group bike ride that takes place every first Friday of the month, which starts at 8 pm at the BikeLink bike lockers at 14th and Broadway, and ends at 23rd and Telegraph where Oakland Art Murmur is underway. Critical Mass is argued ...Monthly

Saturday, July 6

Russian River “Big Rocky Games & Firehouse BBQ” | Monte Rio | 2019
Saturday, July 6 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Monte Rio Public Beach
Russian River "Big Rocky Games & Firehouse BBQ" | Monte Rio | 2019

Monte Rio, along the Russian River, hosts its annual two day “Big Rocky Games” with fun kids games and contests. Russian River “Big Rocky Games” 2019 July 6-7 2019 | Noon Monte Rio Beach, Monte Rio FREE 2019 Schedule of Activities TBA The highlight of ...

First Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF
Saturday, July 6 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
First Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF

Attention friends of Caturday, your favorite day of the month is back. First Caturday is a day to reclaim the glory of the outdoors for your feline friends. It is a day for charming and delightful outdoor cat-napping and socializing. It is where you can freely exchange information, ...Monthly

Spontaneous Storytelling & Free Drinks Night | Oakland
Saturday, July 6 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Layover
Spontaneous Storytelling & Free Drinks Night | Oakland

It’s a storytelling event where the point is to meet each other. At this one-of-a-kind, participatory event, you’ll have a chance to meet cool people as well as listen to real-life stories without notes or scripts. Tell your friends, bring a girlfriend or a wingman, ...Monthly

Sunday, July 7

Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid's Sunday Food Truck Party | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday

Russian River “Big Rocky Games” | Monte Rio | 2019
Sunday, July 7 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Monte Rio Public Beach
Russian River "Big Rocky Games" | Monte Rio | 2019

Monte Rio, along the Russian River, hosts its annual two day “Big Rocky Games” with fun kids games and contests. Russian River “Big Rocky Games” 2019 July 6-7 2019 | Noon Monte Rio Beach, Monte Rio FREE 2019 Schedule of Activities TBA The highlight of ...

FoodieLand Summer Night Market | Berkeley
Sunday, July 7 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 1-Day admission + Coupon Book or $10 3 Day admission + Coupon Book
| Golden Gate Fields
FoodieLand Summer Night Market | Berkeley

FoodieLand Night Market is launching our Asian inspired Summer and Fall 2019 Night Market at Golden Gate Fields in Berkeley. Over 100+ Food Vendors, Food Trucks, 50+ Arts/Craft and Merchandise Vendors, and Games/Entertainment Vendors. Vendor directory will be announced 1-2 months prior to the event. ...

Tuesday, July 9

Monthly Game Night at the Library | Napa
Tuesday, July 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Napa County Library
Monthly Game Night at the Library | Napa

Local millennials no longer have to swipe right to meet new people. The Napa County Library’s new Un/shelved program connects 20 to 30 year olds through nontraditional library events. It’s your move with Un/Shelved Gaming if you want to discover and play over 50 different games or ...Monthly

Wednesday, July 10

Draft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night | SF
Wednesday, July 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP before Tuesday to get pizza
| Laughing Monk Brewing
Draft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night | SF

Come to the Draft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night. Magic + Beer + Pizza = The Best Wednesday Night Ever! And they’re doing it every month. Draft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday | 7 pm to ...Monthly

Thursday, July 11

Oakland’s Free Outdoor Movie Night: “A Star Is Born” | Jack London Square
Thursday, July 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Oakland's Free Outdoor Movie Night: "A Star Is Born" | Jack London Square

Cozy up on the waterfront this summer with free outdoor screenings of Hollywood blockbuster favorites every other Thursday evening on the Jack London Square Ferry Lawn. The movie will begin at sundown. Arrive early for pre-film festivities, good eats, and to save your spot. 2019 ...

Friday, July 12

San José Neighbor Nights: Free Activities Every Second Friday | 2019
Friday, July 12 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | All over San Jose
San José Neighbor Nights: Free Activities Every Second Friday | 2019

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 of the month at community centers throughout the entire city of San José. SJ Neighbor Nights ...Monthly

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, July 12 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (East Bay)
East Bay Bike Party

The East Bay Bike Party is a monthly mobile party for riders of all ages, experience levels, and bike types, to meet, ride, and play together in the streets on the second Friday of the month with upwards of 400 riders usually meeting at an East ...Monthly

Saturday, July 13

Community Day at the Park | SF
Saturday, July 13 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fillmore Mini Park
Community Day at the Park | SF

Join the monthly community event with resource tables, games, art activities, music, and food. Bring your family and friends for fun day event every second Saturday. Community Day at the Park Every 2nd Saturday | Noon to 4 pm Fillmore & Turk Mini Park, Fillmore ...Monthly

Saturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF
Saturday, July 13 – 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, July 14

“Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Mission
Sunday, July 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Mission District
"Sunday Streets" Huge Block Party | Mission
On July 14, Sunday Streets returns to the sunny Mission district for a second round of car-free streets, from Duboce Ave to 26th St, Valencia Street transforms into to an open community space for all to enjoy. In a neighborhood with a high concentration of children and ...
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, July 14 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid's Sunday Food Truck Party | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday

Wednesday, July 17

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Tournament | SF
Wednesday, July 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Laughing Monk Brewing
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Tournament | SF

Is your game strong? Then come and prove it. The tournament starts 7 pm. Free to enter. Prizes for 1st and 2nd place. 1v1 3 stock 8 min limit stage battlefield no items Final smash meter off Damage ratio 1.0 Custom balance off Pause off ...Monthly

Friday, July 19

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, July 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
San Jose Bike Party

San Jose Bike Party is a place to ride bikes, make friends, and have a good time every third Friday of each month at 8 pm. San Jose is the largest city in Northern California, but they are hidden in the suburban sprawl. It’s time ...Monthly

Saturday, July 20

Pub In the Park: Live Music, Local Brews & Lawn Games | Redwood City
Saturday, July 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Red Morton Park
Pub In the Park: Live Music, Local Brews & Lawn Games | Redwood City

Imagine a leisurely summer afternoon, lounging in a park, while listening to live Americana and Bluegrass music, sipping delicious local brews and enjoying lawn games. During four Saturdays from June to September, we’ll stock the British-style inflatable pub with quality beers and ciders on tap ...

Sunday, July 21

Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, July 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid's Sunday Food Truck Party | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday