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Wednesday, May 22

Harvey Milk Day 2019: GLBT History Museum Free Day | SF
Wednesday, May 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Donations is encouraged.
| GLBT Historical Society Museum
Harvey Milk Day 2019: GLBT History Museum Free Day | SF
The GLBT Historical Society Museum in San Francisco will celebrate Harvey Milk Day by offering free admission on May 22, 2019, Milk’s birthday, and official statewide “day of special significance.” Free Admission | Harvey Milk Day 2019 Wednesday, May 22, 2019 | 11 am to 6 pm GLBT Historical Society Museum, 4127 18th ...
Free Workshop: DIY Melted Crayon Mandalas | Macy’s
Wednesday, May 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP via Eventbrite
| Macy's (Union Square)
Free Workshop: DIY Melted Crayon Mandalas | Macy's
Join us for a Crayola Create It Yourself (CIY) event as we take the CIY network offline and create a hypnotizing mandala-inspired display. At this hands-on workshop, artists of all ages will use coolest-ever Crayola Crayon Melter, to transform an ordinary piece of wood into ...

Thursday, May 23

Oakland’s Free Carnival: Free Games, Popcorn & Churros | 2019
Oakland's Free Carnival: Free Games, Popcorn & Churros | 2019
Come one, come all to this free carnival event for kids and adults on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 13th and Broadway. Enjoy crafts, carnival games, popcorn, cotton candy, churros, fun house mirrors and a balloon artist. Don’t miss this free afternoon of fun for all ages. The Carnival ...

Friday, May 24

Win Tix: 2019 NorCal Night Market | Alameda County Fair
Friday, May 24 – 3:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Single Day Pass $5 / 3-Night Weekend Pass $12 / Kids under 3 are Free
| Alameda County Fair
The largest night market food, merchandise, and arts festival in the Bay Area enjoy all the nighttime sights, sounds, and flavors in a spacious, picturesque location. NorCal Night Market is inspired by the famous open-air nighttime bazaars of Asia, where people of all ages come ...

Saturday, May 25

Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, May 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake
Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park

Observe the magnificent Great Blue Herons and their brand new chicks using spotting scopes, as naturalists show you these magnificent birds and explain their behavior over nine Saturdays during the spring nesting season in April, May and June. These exciting 4′ tall birds with 6′ wingspans fly in and ...Every Saturday

Downtown Concord Bay Area KidFest | May 25 – 27
Downtown Concord Bay Area KidFest | May 25 - 27

Bay Area Festivals, Inc. is pleased to present Bay Area KidFest, a 3-day Memorial weekend from May 25-27 of quality live entertainment, activities and sports for children to stimulate learning and exploration while presenting parents with new ideas and opportunities from arts & crafts and ...

“The Alpha Rhythm Kings” | Live! in the Castro
Saturday, May 25 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
"The Alpha Rhythm Kings" | Live! in the Castro
Rob Dehlinger, composer, performer, and recording artist, leads this swingin’ group of top musicians with his blazing trumpet and entertaining vocal stylings. “The Alpha Rhythm Kings” Saturday, May 25, 2019 | 1 pm-2 pm Jane Warner Plaza (17th and Market Streets), SF FREE Specializing in swing, vintage lounge, boogie woogie, ...

Sunday, May 26

Downtown Concord Bay Area KidFest | 2019
Downtown Concord Bay Area KidFest | 2019

Bay Area Festivals, Inc. is pleased to present Bay Area KidFest, a 3-day Memorial weekend from May 25-27 of quality live entertainment, activities and sports for children to stimulate learning and exploration while presenting parents with new ideas and opportunities from arts & crafts and ...

2019 Burmese New Year Water Festival | Union City
Sunday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Kennedy Park (Union City)
2019 Burmese New Year Water Festival | Union City
Join the Bay Area Burmese Community for the annual Burmese New Year Water Festival at Kennedy Park in Union City from 10 am to 3 pm on Sunday, May 26, 2019. There will be Burmese traditional dance performances, foods from various regions of Myanmar, a traditional ceremony of ...
2019 San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | May 26-27
Sunday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Ramon Central Park
2019 San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | May 26-27

The San Ramon Art & Wind Festival blows into town on Sunday and Monday of Memorial Day weekend in San Ramon Central Park. Kites are one of the main attractions of the event. National kite flying champions will present professional Kite Flying Demonstrations on both days ...

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

47th Annual Muir Beach Firemen’s BBQ | Mt. Tam
Sunday, May 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$20 parking per vehicle. Donations are appreciated
| Santos Meadow (Mt. Tam)
47th Annual Muir Beach Firemen's BBQ | Mt. Tam
The 47th Annual Muir Beach Volunteer Firemen’s Barbecue Fundraiser is a fun event for the whole family with delicious food, activities for the kids, and dancing to live music by local favorites Andre Pessis and his All-Stars and opening band Soul Ska. An annual Memorial Day ...

Monday, May 27

Downtown Concord Bay Area KidFest | 2019
Downtown Concord Bay Area KidFest | 2019

Bay Area Festivals, Inc. is pleased to present Bay Area KidFest, a 3-day Memorial weekend from May 25-27 of quality live entertainment, activities and sports for children to stimulate learning and exploration while presenting parents with new ideas and opportunities from arts & crafts and ...

2019 Memorial Day Commemoration & Tour | Oakland
Monday, May 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Cemetery
2019 Memorial Day Commemoration & Tour | Oakland
Join Mountain View Cemetery to honor all veterans at the 2019 Memorial Day Commemoration at 10 am on Monday, May 27, 2019. The Memorial Day Civil War Plot Tour at 11:30 am, led by Dennis, who has also led tours at the Pardee Home and Oakland’s Preservation ...
2019 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough
Monday, May 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Hillsborough North School
2019 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough
Bring the family to celebrate Hillsborough’s 10th Annual Memorial Day Parade, Carnival and Music Festival. Join the celebration on Monday, May 27, 2019. Once again, there will have floats marching and riding through Town in honor of this patriotic holiday, celebrating the community and the country 2019 ...
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | 2019
Monday, May 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Ramon Central Park
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | 2019

The San Ramon Art & Wind Festival blows into town on Sunday and Monday of Memorial Day weekend in San Ramon Central Park. Kites are one of the main attractions of the event. National kite flying champions will present professional Kite Flying Demonstrations on both days ...

Friday, May 31

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, May 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Devil's Canyon Brewing Company
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos

Enjoy a family friendly, admission-free evening of live music, rotating food trucks and an award winning selection of sustainable handcrafted beer and root beer. There’s free admission, two live bands, and three food trucks. Kids and well behaved dogs are welcome. One dollar from each ...Monthly

Saturday, June 1

Biggest Little Air Show | San Carlos
Biggest Little Air Show | San Carlos
Join the festivities as the Biggest Little Air Show matches a thrilling aerobatic performance by airshow pilot Vicky Benzing and her full-sized 1940 Stearman Bi-plane with demonstrations of exceptional radio controlled models from the local RC Flyers. Event Highlights: 10:30 am – noon: Flight demonstrations 10 am – ...
Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, June 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake
Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park

Observe the magnificent Great Blue Herons and their brand new chicks using spotting scopes, as naturalists show you these magnificent birds and explain their behavior over nine Saturdays during the spring nesting season in April, May and June. These exciting 4′ tall birds with 6′ wingspans fly in and ...Every Saturday

2019 National Learn to Row Day: Free Rowing Lessons | Redwood City
Saturday, June 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Bair Island Aquatic Center (BIAC)
2019 National Learn to Row Day: Free Rowing Lessons | Redwood City
Experience a new challenge and a great way to get in shape, join for the National Learn to Row Day for free! Competitive and recreational rowers range in age from 12 to over 90, so it is never too early or too late to learn to ...
Cobra Car Show Day | Martinez
Cobra Car Show Day | Martinez
Join the largest display of original Shelby Cobras in the West, probably in the United States, with a dozen or more to see and enjoy including Panteras, Tigers, Late Model Shelbys & Mustangs. The show runs until 2 pm. and will feature over 100 Shelby Cobras ...
“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, June 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
"Healthy Parks Healthy People": Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area

Enjoy a free, monthly outdoor walk on the first Saturday of every month as part of the “Healthy Parks, Healthy People” program. First Saturday Programs are introductory walking/physical activity programs that occur on the first Saturday of each month throughout the Bay Area. Please note that ...Monthly

Measure A Days: Free Access to all Parks | All Over Marin County
Saturday, June 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Marin County
Measure A Days: Free Access to all Parks | All Over Marin County

Come to the “Measure A Days” free access to all parks on the first Saturday of the month. The name is because of the loss in fee revenues will be offset by the Measure A funds approved by voters in 2012. Measure A Days Every ...Monthly

2019 NoPa Block Party: Bouncy House & Mini Kids Petting Zoo | SF
Saturday, June 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free event, but bring cash for food and some activities
| Baker St.
2019 NoPa Block Party: Bouncy House & Mini Kids Petting Zoo | SF
Come meet the neighbors for the Annual NoPa Block Party for a day of family filled fun, food and arts. 2019 NoPa Block Party Saturday, June 1, 2019 | 11 am to 3 pm Baker St. between Fulton & Grove St. SF FREE There will be something for everyone, including great ...
38th Annual Art & Wine Festival | Walnut Creek
Saturday, June 1 – 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 ...

2019 Berkeley World Music Festival & Crafts Bazaar | People’s Park
Saturday, June 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | People's Park
2019 Berkeley World Music Festival & Crafts Bazaar | People's Park

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 ...

Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, June 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
| SF Maritime National Historical Park
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF

Sailors and scallywags alike gather around for an evening of traditional sea songs and chanteys for the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park’s monthly chantey on the first Saturday night of each month at 8 pm. Park rangers will lead the public in traditional sea-faring tunes ...Monthly

Sunday, June 2

20th Annual Butterfly & Bird Festival | Fremont
Sunday, June 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Coyote Hills Regional Park
20th Annual Butterfly & Bird Festival | Fremont
Join for a fun time at the 20th Annual Butterfly & Bird Festival. The special event is dedicated to increasing the numbers and species of butterflies and birds in Bay Area landscapes. Spend a day of adventure and learning that allows you to get close to ...
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 ...

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