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Thursday, May 19

Valencia-Guerrero Cleanup
Thursday, May 19 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/442198/
| Dog Eared Books (Valencia)
Valencia-Guerrero Cleanup
Help us clean up trash along Valencia Street and Guerrero Street. Meet in front of Dog Eared Books (900 Valencia St). All supplies provided. Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page or email info@refuserefusesf.org with event name.

Friday, May 20

Free Telescope Viewings + Outdoor Star Party at Chabot (Oakland)
Friday, May 20 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, weather permitting.
| Chabot Space & Science Center
Free Telescope Viewings + Outdoor Star Party at Chabot (Oakland)

Join Chabot astronomers on the Observatory Deck for a free telescope viewing! Weather permitting, this is a chance to explore stars, planets and more through Chabot’s historic telescopes. Chabot’s three large historic telescopes offer a unique way to experience the awe and wonder of the ...Every Friday

Saturday, May 21

$15 Tix: “Oakland Spiders” Pro Ultimate Disc vs. Portland Nitro (Kids Under 12 Free)
Saturday, May 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Children Under 12 are FREE Admission
| Oakland Technical High School
$15 Tix: "Oakland Spiders" Pro Ultimate Disc vs. Portland Nitro (Kids Under 12 Free)
Make history with the Oakland Spiders Pro Ultimate Disc (frisbee) squad as they take on the Portland Nitro at home for the first time! Food trucks, kid zone, music, games and more. Bring the whole family, as kids under 12 get in free The American Ultimate ...
$20 Tix: Fabulous & Forbidden Broadway (SF Gay Men’s Chorus)
Saturday, May 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $20*
*Use discount code: BROADWAY20 (This is only good for the May 21st performance)
| Calvary Presbyterian Church
$20 Tix: Fabulous & Forbidden Broadway (SF Gay Men's Chorus)
This May, the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus presents its two ensembles in Fabulous & Forbidden Broadway. This hilarious and heart-stopping Broadway-themed concert is performed by the Chorus’ beloved HomoPhonics and The Lollipop Guild. You will delight in lush vocal arrangements of Broadway classics and contemporary ...
Spring Saturdays at Children’s Creativity Museum (SF)
Saturday, May 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Outdoor activities in the CCM Courtyard are always free!
| Children's Creativity Museum
Spring Saturdays at Children's Creativity Museum (SF)

Spring Saturdays are back at CCM! from 10:00am – 12:00pm. Creativity, crafts, community, and sunshine? Yes, please! Stop by our courtyard every Saturday in April and May (skipping April 30) for free nature-based activities. We’re also offering special indoor workshops that are free ...Every Saturday

Pokémon GO Community Day in Oakland (Jack London Square)
Saturday, May 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Pokémon GO Community Day is coming to Oakland (Jack London Square) on Saturday, May 21, between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Thousands of players will be in town along with Niantic representatives for three hours of catching Pokémon and an opportunity to score free merch.
Bernal Chess Day
Bernal Chess Day

Join us for an afternoon of casual chess in the outdoor back patio at Progressive Grounds. All levels and ages are welcome. Bring a chess set if you have one. For everyone’s comfort, let’s wear masks during games unless both players agree to go without. ...Every Saturday

Sunday, May 22

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile
Sunday, May 22 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | 37th and Ortega (SF)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile

The Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile is a weekly market featuring farmers, ranchers, food artisans, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. on a closed-to-traffic 37th Avenue between Ortega and Quintara. Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile at ...Every Sunday

Warriors vs. Mavs: Huge Outdoor Playoff Watch Party at Chase Center (Game 3)
Sunday, May 22 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free event, but RSVP is encouraged. Venue is capacity limited, so arrive early
| Thrive City Plaza (at Chase Center)
Warriors vs. Mavs: Huge Outdoor Playoff Watch Party at Chase Center (Game 3)

Dub Nation – come out to the Thrive City plaza for the Golden State Warriors Playoffs Watch Party, presented by Chase. Taking place during all Warriors road playoff games enjoy lawn games and our sport court, take advantage of photo opportunities, and cheer on the ...

Tuesday, May 24

$6 Tuesdays at the Grand Lake Theater (Oakland)
$6 Tuesdays at the Grand Lake Theater (Oakland)

It’s tough making ends meet these days. So, you’re searching Funcheap… To help, the Grand Lake Theater in Oakland is offering $6 Tuesdays! Admission to see a movie on Tuesdays is just $6. That’s any showtime, matinee or evening, excluding special engagements, of course. 3D ...Every Tuesday

Warriors vs. Mavs: Huge Outdoor Playoff Watch Party at Chase Center (Game 4)
Tuesday, May 24 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free event, but RSVP is encouraged. Venue is capacity limited, so arrive early
| Thrive City Plaza (at Chase Center)
Warriors vs. Mavs: Huge Outdoor Playoff Watch Party at Chase Center (Game 4)

Dub Nation – come out to the Thrive City plaza for the Golden State Warriors Playoffs Watch Party, presented by Chase. Taking place during all Warriors road playoff games enjoy lawn games and our sport court, take advantage of photo opportunities, and cheer on the ...

Wednesday, May 25

Pacifica Coastside Farmers Market
Wednesday, May 25 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Old County Rd Pacifica, CA 94044
Pacifica Coastside Farmers Market

(April 6 – December 21) from 2-6pm come down to Rockaway Beach in Pacifica for the Coastside Farmers Market! The event features local farmers and merchants offering a variety of items including: produce, flowers, baked goods, artisanal cheese and more! After you work ...Every Wednesday

Friday, May 27

Free Telescope Viewings + Outdoor Star Party at Chabot (Oakland)
Friday, May 27 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, weather permitting.
| Chabot Space & Science Center
Free Telescope Viewings + Outdoor Star Party at Chabot (Oakland)

Join Chabot astronomers on the Observatory Deck for a free telescope viewing! Weather permitting, this is a chance to explore stars, planets and more through Chabot’s historic telescopes. Chabot’s three large historic telescopes offer a unique way to experience the awe and wonder of the ...Every Friday

Saturday, May 28

Spring Saturdays at Children’s Creativity Museum (SF)
Saturday, May 28 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Outdoor activities in the CCM Courtyard are always free!
| Children's Creativity Museum
Spring Saturdays at Children's Creativity Museum (SF)

Spring Saturdays are back at CCM! from 10:00am – 12:00pm. Creativity, crafts, community, and sunshine? Yes, please! Stop by our courtyard every Saturday in April and May (skipping April 30) for free nature-based activities. We’re also offering special indoor workshops that are free ...Every Saturday

Bernal Chess Day
Bernal Chess Day

Join us for an afternoon of casual chess in the outdoor back patio at Progressive Grounds. All levels and ages are welcome. Bring a chess set if you have one. For everyone’s comfort, let’s wear masks during games unless both players agree to go without. ...Every Saturday

Warriors vs. Mavs: Huge Outdoor Playoff Watch Party at Chase Center (Game 6) – TENTATIVE
Saturday, May 28 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free event, but RSVP is encouraged. Venue is capacity limited, so arrive early
| Thrive City Plaza (at Chase Center)
Warriors vs. Mavs: Huge Outdoor Playoff Watch Party at Chase Center (Game 6) - TENTATIVE

Dub Nation – come out to the Thrive City plaza for the Golden State Warriors Playoffs Watch Party, presented by Chase. Taking place during all Warriors road playoff games enjoy lawn games and our sport court, take advantage of photo opportunities, and cheer on the ...

Sunday, May 29

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile
Sunday, May 29 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | 37th and Ortega (SF)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile

The Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile is a weekly market featuring farmers, ranchers, food artisans, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. on a closed-to-traffic 37th Avenue between Ortega and Quintara. Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile at ...Every Sunday

Tuesday, May 31

$6 Tuesdays at the Grand Lake Theater (Oakland)
$6 Tuesdays at the Grand Lake Theater (Oakland)

It’s tough making ends meet these days. So, you’re searching Funcheap… To help, the Grand Lake Theater in Oakland is offering $6 Tuesdays! Admission to see a movie on Tuesdays is just $6. That’s any showtime, matinee or evening, excluding special engagements, of course. 3D ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, June 1

Pacifica Coastside Farmers Market
Wednesday, June 1 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Old County Rd Pacifica, CA 94044
Pacifica Coastside Farmers Market

(April 6 – December 21) from 2-6pm come down to Rockaway Beach in Pacifica for the Coastside Farmers Market! The event features local farmers and merchants offering a variety of items including: produce, flowers, baked goods, artisanal cheese and more! After you work ...Every Wednesday

Friday, June 3

History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)
Friday, June 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
History Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)

Enjoy free admission from 10 am to 4 pm, every first Friday of the month, at the San Mateo History Museum. Explore the museum housed in the 1910 County Courthouse; listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it features a stained glass dome and mosaic tile floor. The History Museum is ...Monthly

“Oakland First Fridays” Street Festival
Friday, June 3 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Telegraph & 27th
"Oakland First Fridays" Street Festival

Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month from 5-9 pm for five huge blocks on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Photography from @skyhighoakland via Oakland First Fridays Oakland’s KONO district (Koreatown/Northgate) springs ...Monthly

Free Telescope Viewings + Outdoor Star Party at Chabot (Oakland)
Friday, June 3 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, weather permitting.
| Chabot Space & Science Center
Free Telescope Viewings + Outdoor Star Party at Chabot (Oakland)

Join Chabot astronomers on the Observatory Deck for a free telescope viewing! Weather permitting, this is a chance to explore stars, planets and more through Chabot’s historic telescopes. Chabot’s three large historic telescopes offer a unique way to experience the awe and wonder of the ...Every Friday

Saturday, June 4

SF’s Summerfest Kick-Off: Grillin’ in the MO’ (2022)
Saturday, June 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required. $2 food tickets available for purchase
| Hamilton Recreation Center
SF's Summerfest Kick-Off: Grillin' in the MO' (2022)
Grillin’ in the ‘Mo” is Back in Person! Free Blues Concert & Family Bar B Q Niecey, Yolandra Rhodes & Sonny Blue Bland will headline this year’s in person “Grillin’ in the ‘Mo” at Hamilton Recreation Center on June 4th. After 2 years of COVID, The Village ...
Bernal Chess Day
Bernal Chess Day

Join us for an afternoon of casual chess in the outdoor back patio at Progressive Grounds. All levels and ages are welcome. Bring a chess set if you have one. For everyone’s comfort, let’s wear masks during games unless both players agree to go without. ...Every Saturday

Sunday, June 5

“Castro Art Mart” Mini Block Party on Noe St. (Every First Sunday)
Sunday, June 5 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Market & Noe
"Castro Art Mart" Mini Block Party on Noe St. (Every First Sunday)

Castro Art Mart on is coming full of amazing Local Artists and Live Music! From 11-5pm on Noe Street between Market and Beaver St! Castro Art Mart! Don’t miss it! Every 1st Sunday of the month! Please check @castro.artmart for updates as this event might ...Monthly

Monday, June 6

Alemany Farm Native Plant Volunteer Day (SF)
Monday, June 6 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration required. Space is limited.
| Alemany Farm
Alemany Farm Native Plant Volunteer Day (SF)

We are excited to welcoming volunteers back to the farm. Everyone, young or old, experienced or still learning, is welcome to join our California Native Plant workdays held currently on the first Monday and third Sunday of each month from 1:00 to 4:30 pm. Registration ...Monthly

Tuesday, June 7

$6 Tuesdays at the Grand Lake Theater (Oakland)
$6 Tuesdays at the Grand Lake Theater (Oakland)

It’s tough making ends meet these days. So, you’re searching Funcheap… To help, the Grand Lake Theater in Oakland is offering $6 Tuesdays! Admission to see a movie on Tuesdays is just $6. That’s any showtime, matinee or evening, excluding special engagements, of course. 3D ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, June 8

Pacifica Coastside Farmers Market
Wednesday, June 8 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Old County Rd Pacifica, CA 94044
Pacifica Coastside Farmers Market

(April 6 – December 21) from 2-6pm come down to Rockaway Beach in Pacifica for the Coastside Farmers Market! The event features local farmers and merchants offering a variety of items including: produce, flowers, baked goods, artisanal cheese and more! After you work ...Every Wednesday

Friday, June 10

Free Telescope Viewings + Outdoor Star Party at Chabot (Oakland)
Friday, June 10 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, weather permitting.
| Chabot Space & Science Center
Free Telescope Viewings + Outdoor Star Party at Chabot (Oakland)

Join Chabot astronomers on the Observatory Deck for a free telescope viewing! Weather permitting, this is a chance to explore stars, planets and more through Chabot’s historic telescopes. Chabot’s three large historic telescopes offer a unique way to experience the awe and wonder of the ...Every Friday

Saturday, June 11

“Rockridge Rock-N-Stroll” Festival on Second Saturdays (2022)
Saturday, June 11 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free
| 5655 College Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
"Rockridge Rock-N-Stroll" Festival on Second Saturdays (2022)

Sat, May 14, 11am-6pm; Second Saturdays ongoing May 14, June 11, July 9, August 13, September 10, October 8, November 12, December 10 Rockridge Rock-N-Stroll brings outdoor live music dotted along College Avenue, big sales from merchants, give-a-ways, tastings with special menus, popup vendors, kids’ ...Monthly