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Saturday, July 21

Free Outdoor Movie Night: “The Sandlot” | San Jose
Saturday, July 21 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | St. James Park (San Jose)
Free Outdoor Movie Night: "The Sandlot" | San Jose

Starlight Cinemas in San Jose return to St. James Park in 2018. The films, picked from suggestions made by downtown’s Facebook fans, promise evenings of family-friendly fun. All movies are free and begin at dusk in the park. Typically about an hour before the film are movie-related ...

Sunday, July 22

Menlo Summerfest 2018: Sunday | Menlo Park
Sunday, July 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but some activities may have a fee.
| Downtown Menlo Park
Menlo Summerfest 2018: Sunday | Menlo Park

The long, laid-back, lovely days of summer are upon us and the Bay Area’s popular outdoor festival season is in full swing. For a sun-splashed weekend featuring two days of stellar live music, world-class art by 200 of America’s top artists, fabulous food and drink, artisan ...

2018 Saratoga Classic Car Show & Block Party | South Bay
Sunday, July 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Saratoga Village
2018 Saratoga Classic Car Show & Block Party | South Bay
Over 300 colorful classic and cool cars will gather along Big Basin Way in historic Saratoga as part of the 9th Annual Saratoga Classic Car Show from 10 am to 5 pm on Sunday, July 22, 2018. Classy food, tasty beer & wine from local wineries and breweries, ...
“Color Me Colossus” Create Life-Size Sea Creatures | Grace Cathedral
Sunday, July 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Grace Cathedral
"Color Me Colossus" Create Life-Size Sea Creatures | Grace Cathedral
Celebrate Shark Week at this fun family event and create life-size sea creatures in chalk with artist Sukey Bryan. Bryan is their 2018 Artist in Residence, and she’s creating amazing art around the cathedral that tells the truth about climate change and protecting our oceans and ...
“Kidchella 2018” Kids Summer Music Festival | Redwood City
Sunday, July 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
"Kidchella 2018" Kids Summer Music Festival | Redwood City

Redwood City is proud to offer the kids music series for a sixth year. Now for four Sundays this summer, the ubiquitous Andy-Z will be the Master of Music and Play by bringing his high energy to Courthouse Square. This series will provide a safe ...

SF’s 1st Charcoal Food Fest: “50 Shades of Charcoal” | SoMa
Sunday, July 22 – All Day | Cost: $5*
*$5 GA and Kids 10 and under are Free
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
SF's 1st Charcoal Food Fest: "50 Shades of Charcoal" | SoMa
Charcoal is definitely the new black. Come taste the dark side at SF’s first Charcoal Food Fest – 50 Shades of Charcoal. It lights your fire, but shouldn’t be confused with the briquettes in your BBQ. Equal parts intriguing and delicious, charcoal has jumped off the ...
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, July 22 – 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 2018. 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 ...

2018 Mario Woods Remembrance Day | SF
Sunday, July 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free. Donations are encpuraged.
| Bayview Playground/MLK Pool
2018 Mario Woods Remembrance Day | SF
Join the 3rd Annual Mario Woods Remembrance Day. Many of you will remember a beautiful event last year, full of community feeling. 2018 Mario Woods Remembrance Day Sunday, July 22, 2018 | 11 am – 5 pm Martin Luther King Jr. Park, 5701 3rd Street, San Francisco FREE (Donations are encouranged) This ...
2018 Obon Festival & Bazaar: Japanese Dancing, Taiko & Exhibits | Mountain View
Sunday, July 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Buddhist Temple
2018 Obon Festival & Bazaar: Japanese Dancing, Taiko & Exhibits | Mountain View

The Mountain View Buddhist Temple celebrates its annual Obon Festival, a mid-summer Buddhist holiday, on Saturday, July 21, from 2 to 8 pm and Sunday, July 22, from 12 noon to 8 pm. On Saturday, there will be a “Maui Bon Dance” performance at 6:30 ...

2018 “Ginza Bazaar” & Bon Odori Japanese Dance | SF
Sunday, July 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Buddhist Church of San Francisco
2018 "Ginza Bazaar" & Bon Odori Japanese Dance | SF

The Ginza Bazaar is a 80 year Japantown tradition offering two days of games, entertainment, Japanese food, bingo shopping, camaraderie, and more at the Buddhist Church of San Francisco. The highlight of the weekend will be the 87th Bon Odori – a traditional Japanese Bon Dancing at ...

Free Summer Circus Day with Circus Bella | Oakland
Sunday, July 22 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dimond Park
Free Summer Circus Day with Circus Bella | Oakland

Circus Bella is a full-force, non-stop 60-minute kaleidoscope of thrilling feats of balance and strength, elegance demonstrations of grace and poise, and outrageous humor of slapstick antics. In 2018, they celebrate their 10th anniversary season. The circus showcases static trapeze, rope walking, a 9-person juggling ...

Music in the Park: “Tom Petty Tribute” Rock Concert | Burlingame
Sunday, July 22 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Washington Park (Burlingame)
Music in the Park: "Tom Petty Tribute" Rock Concert | Burlingame
The Refugees have been entertaining Bay Area crowds since 2007, bringing the music of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers to local stages with a stunning level of realism. Voted the top tribute band in the Bay Area on The Greg Kihn Radio Show, their extensive ...
Opera in the Park | Orinda
Sunday, July 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Community Park
Opera in the Park | Orinda

Bring your family and friends down to Orinda Community Park for Summer Concerts in the Park. This event is free and open to the community. Families are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy the evening. 2018 Schedule 6/12 – 3 Day Weekend  6/19 ...

The Peripatetic Pick Ye Own Pirate Theatrical Adventure | Pleasanton
Sunday, July 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No reservations are necessary
| Firehouse Arts Center (Pleasanton)
The Peripatetic Pick Ye Own Pirate Theatrical Adventure | Pleasanton

Join and be the navigator in the “Shiver We Timbers: A Peripatetic Pick-Yer-Own Pirate Adventure.” The fifth annual summer touring production will be a pirate-themed,participatory play. Sail with the peripatetic players in search of treasure, but avoid cursed gold. What should I expect? Why, expect the ...

Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Cupertino
Sunday, July 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Memorial Park Amphitheater (Cupertino)
Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Cupertino

For the 36th season of Shakespeare in the Park, SF Shakes will present a production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. A Midsummer Night’s Dream follows the misadventures of four young lovers, a group of aspiring actors, and a team of mischievous fairies as they all enter the ...

Tuesday, July 24

$1 Movie Festival: The Secret Life of Pets & Alvin and the Chipmunks | Dublin
Tuesday, July 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
| Hacienda Crossings Stadium 21 & IMAX
$1 Movie Festival: The Secret Life of Pets & Alvin and the Chipmunks | Dublin

Regal Theaters across the Bay Area have once again planned a fun-filled Summer Movie Express of select family movies for $1 for kids and parents from June to August. Watch select G or PG rated movies for only a dollar on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 am. Participating ...

$1 Movie Festival: The Secret Life of Pets & Alvin and the Chipmunks | Fairfield
Tuesday, July 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
| Fairfield Stadium 16 & IMAX
$1 Movie Festival: The Secret Life of Pets & Alvin and the Chipmunks | Fairfield

Regal Theaters across the Bay Area have once again planned a fun-filled Summer Movie Express of select family movies for $1 for kids and parents from June to August. Watch select G or PG rated movies for only a dollar on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 am. Participating ...

Summertime Outdoor The Swampers Concert | Orinda
Tuesday, July 24 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Community Park
Summertime Outdoor The Swampers Concert | Orinda

Bring your family and friends down to Orinda Community Park for Summer Concerts in the Park. This event is free and open to the community. Families are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy the evening. 2018 Schedule 6/12 – 3 Day Weekend  6/19 ...

Wednesday, July 25

$1 Movie Festival: The Secret Life of Pets & Alvin and the Chipmunks | Dublin
Wednesday, July 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
| Hacienda Crossings Stadium 21 & IMAX
$1 Movie Festival: The Secret Life of Pets & Alvin and the Chipmunks | Dublin

Regal Theaters across the Bay Area have once again planned a fun-filled Summer Movie Express of select family movies for $1 for kids and parents from June to August. Watch select G or PG rated movies for only a dollar on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 am. Participating ...

$1 Movie Festival: The Secret Life of Pets & Alvin and the Chipmunks | Fairfield
Wednesday, July 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
| Fairfield Stadium 16 & IMAX
$1 Movie Festival: The Secret Life of Pets & Alvin and the Chipmunks | Fairfield

Regal Theaters across the Bay Area have once again planned a fun-filled Summer Movie Express of select family movies for $1 for kids and parents from June to August. Watch select G or PG rated movies for only a dollar on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 am. Participating ...

Movie Night on the Green: “101 Dalmations” | Marin
Wednesday, July 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Marin Country Mart
Movie Night on the Green: “101 Dalmations" | Marin

Bring your family to the weekly and complimentary outdoor movie night series at the Marin Country Mart at 6 pm on Wednesdays, June 20 – August 29, 2018. All Marin Country Mart events are held in the courtyard, where greenery and seating offer the ambience ...

Summer Country, Rock Concert | Menlo Park
Wednesday, July 25 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Fremont Park (Menlo Park)
Summer Country, Rock Concert | Menlo Park

Enjoy a free summer concert in Menlo Park featuring a variety of musical styles from jazz to country to hits of today and yesterday, from 6:30-8 pm on Wednesdays from June to August in Fremont Park (University and Santa Cruz Avenues). 2018 Lineup: June 13 – The Sun ...

Thursday, July 26

Moraga Summer Concert: Classic Piano Rock Hits | East Bay
Thursday, July 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Moraga Commons Park
Moraga Summer Concert: Classic Piano Rock Hits | East Bay

On Thursday evenings, head for the Moraga Commons Park for a relaxing free concert in the park. Bring your picnic blanket or lawn chairs to the grassy hillside in front of the band shell. Enjoy the music while your children enjoy the park. The volunteers ...

Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Cupertino
Thursday, July 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Memorial Park Amphitheater (Cupertino)
Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Cupertino

For the 36th season of Shakespeare in the Park, SF Shakes will present a production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. A Midsummer Night’s Dream follows the misadventures of four young lovers, a group of aspiring actors, and a team of mischievous fairies as they all enter the ...

Free Movies in the Park: “Spider-Man Homecoming” | Pleasanton
Thursday, July 26 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Amador Valley Community Park
Free Movies in the Park: "Spider-Man Homecoming" | Pleasanton

Enjoy free movies on Thursday evenings from July to August, compliments of the City of Pleasanton. Grab a picnic dinner, blanket and low beach chairs to enjoy family film favorites. All films will be shown at dusk at Amador Valley Community Park. Be prepared for some fun activities ...

Summer Movie in the Park: “Coco” | Orinda
Thursday, July 26 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Community Park
Summer Movie in the Park: “Coco” | Orinda

The Orinda Parks and Recreation Department is happy to bring back Movies in the Park for another year. This event is free and open to the community. Families are encouraged to bring their blankets, lawn chairs, and don’t forget the popcorn. Orinda Movies in the Park Thursday ...

Movies on the Square: “Wonder Woman” | Redwood City
Thursday, July 26 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: “Wonder Woman" | Redwood City

Bring the family out to a free movie showing in downtown Redwood City in Courthouse Square on Thursday evenings from June 7 to August 30 in 2018. Movies start at sundown (approximately 8:45 pm). Come early for the best seats – a limited number of ...

Friday, July 27

2018 Gilroy Garlic Festival | First Day
Friday, July 27 – All Day | Cost: $18*
*$18 early bird tickets, otherwise it's $20 at the door.
| Christmas Hill Park
2018 Gilroy Garlic Festival | First Day

Come to the 2018 Gilroy Garlic Festival and celebrate 40 years of family fun—along with great garlicky food, live entertainment, and more. 2018 Gilroy Garlic Festival July 27-29, 2018 | 10 am to 7 pm Christmas Hill Park, 7050 Miller Ave, Gilroy Tickets: $18 online ...

Alphabet Rockers (Kids’ Show): Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Friday, July 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)
Alphabet Rockers (Kids’ Show): Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
This children’s program repeats at 12:15–12:45pm. Over the past decade, the Alphabet Rockers have honed a supremely engaging hip-hop act designed for children and families. With singer/songwriter Kaitlin McGaw and beatboxer/b-boy/rapper Tommy Shepherd, this powerhouse group makes the world come alive through beats, rhymes, songs and dances.
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, July 27 – 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 ...