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Friday, June 21

Movies Under the Stars Kick Off “Bumblebee” | Walnut Creek
Friday, June 21 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free.
| Tice Valley Park
Movies Under the Stars Kick Off "Bumblebee" | Walnut Creek
Bumblebee (2018): On the run in the year of 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken.

Saturday, June 22

Lake Chabot Free Concerts in the Park | East Bay
Saturday, June 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Lake Chabot (Castro Valley)
Lake Chabot Free Concerts in the Park | East Bay

Celebrate the East Bay Regional Park District’s 85th Anniversary. There are 73 regional parks planning special events and programs, including Free Park Fridays, Free Concerts In The Parks, and a Free Multicultural Festival. 85th East Bay Regional Parks Anniversary from April – December ...Every Friday

Facebook’s “Red, White & Brew” Fest: Honky Tonk & Bull Riding | Facebook HQ
Saturday, June 22 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP is requested.
| Facebook Headquarters
Facebook's "Red, White & Brew" Fest: Honky Tonk & Bull Riding | Facebook HQ
Facebook hosts a fun Red, White & Brew Festival featuring Americana, Country & Craft Beer. There will also have 3 different stages and a Honky Tonk Performance Area where everyone can enjoy and have fun. Plus, there will be a Bull Riding Competition. Community Stage: -1:15 pm – ...

Sunday, June 23

Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, June 23 – 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

The Muddy Roses | Live! in the Castro
Sunday, June 23 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
The Muddy Roses | Live! in the Castro
Join us for a taste of Americana as The Muddy Roses kick off Pride Week in Jane Warner Plaza!.

Wednesday, June 26

Summer Rock Covers Concert | Menlo Park
Wednesday, June 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Fremont Park (Menlo Park)
Summer Rock Covers 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). Three additional concerts are ...

Thursday, June 27

Moraga Summer Concert: Beatles Tribute Band | East Bay
Thursday, June 27 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Moraga Commons Park
Moraga Summer Concert: Beatles Tribute Band | 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 ...

Movies on the Square: “Despicable Me 3” | Redwood City
Thursday, June 27 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: "Despicable Me 3" | Redwood City

Bring the family out to a free movie showing in downtown Redwood City in Courthouse Square on Thursday evenings from June 6-August 29, 2019 The Summer experience will be enhanced with a showing of 12 movies on Thursday evenings starting at sundown (approximately 8:45 pm). ...

Friday, June 28

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, June 28 – 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

Free Moonlight Movies “Bolt” | Danville
Friday, June 28 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Danville Town Green
Free Moonlight Movies "Bolt" | Danville

Family-friendly film shown in a picturesque outdoor setting under the stars. Don’t forget your lawn chairs, blankets, and snacks to make it complete. There are the movie themed arts and craft from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm and its sure to be a good time ...

Saturday, June 29

Free Shakespeare in the Park Kickoff: “As You Like It” | Pleasanton
Saturday, June 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amador Valley Community Park
Free Shakespeare in the Park Kickoff: "As You Like It" | Pleasanton

For the 37th season of Shakespeare in the Park, SF Shakes will present a production of As You Like It. As You Like It follows its heroine Rosalind as she flees persecution in her uncle’s court, accompanied by her cousin Celia to find safety and, ...

Sunday, June 30

Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, June 30 – 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

Tuesday, July 2

First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day | Cartoon Art Museum
Tuesday, July 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Pay What You Wish Day
| Cartoon Art Museum
First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day | Cartoon Art Museum

The Cartoon Art Museum has returned and so has their Pay What You Wish Days. Pay What You Wish Days create affordable experiences for all to ignite imaginations and foster the next generation of visual storytellers by celebrating the history of cartoon art, its role in ...Monthly

Wednesday, July 3

Bay Area Discovery Museum | Free Admission Day
Wednesday, July 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Bay Area Discovery Museum (Fort Baker)
Bay Area Discovery Museum | Free Admission Day

The Bay Area Discovery Museum is a one-of-a-kind indoor and outdoor children’s museum at the foot of the Golden Gate Bridge. The Museum is the only children’s museum in the U.S. to be located in a national park and is known for its emphasis on creativity through ...Monthly

Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa
Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa

Come and walk-in every first Wednesday of every month from 3-5 pm in the spring, summer and fall, and from 2-4 pm in the winter. Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day Every First Wednesday Connolly Ranch, 3141 Browns Valley Road, Napa FREE (RSVP requested but not required) $5 ...Monthly

“Rainbow Family Night”: LGBTQ Parents Support Group | Berkeley
"Rainbow Family Night": LGBTQ Parents Support Group | Berkeley

LGBTQ parents are invited to join their facilitated support group to connect, share experiences, swap tips, and discuss issues relevant to their families, while kids have a great time playing in the Habitot Children’s Museum. Rainbow Family Night takes place on the first Wednesday of ...Monthly

First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek
Wednesday, July 3 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Walnut Creek Downtown
First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek

Walnut Creek “First Wednesday” monthly street festival brings together hundreds of people to Cypress Street in downtown Walnut Creek for a fun-filled evening of live music, dancing, food trucks, wine and beer, Kids Fun Zone, interactive games and free prizes. First Wednesday Street Fest: Live ...

Free A’s Post-Game Patriotic Themed Fireworks Show | Oakland
Wednesday, July 3 – 9:05 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch the fireworks outside of the Coliseum.
| Oakland Coliseum
Free A’s Post-Game Patriotic Themed Fireworks Show | Oakland

As soon as the A’s game is over, make sure you’re near the Coliseum to enjoy a spectacular fireworks display over the stadium following the game outside the ballpark approximately three hours after the game starts, whether the A’s win or lose. Sit in awe on the ...

Thursday, July 4

Half Moon Bay 4th of July Parade & Pancake Breakfast | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Downtown Half Moon Bay
Half Moon Bay 4th of July Parade & Pancake Breakfast | 2019
Half Moon Bay celebrates Independence Day 2019 and its classic small town spirit with the popular Ol’ Fashioned 4th of July Parade down historic Main Street on Thursday, July 4, 2019 at noon. Starting at 12 noon, the delightful, home-spun parade, fronted by the San Mateo County Sheriffs ...
Los Altos Hills 4th of July Red, White & Blue Parade | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | Los Altos Hills Town Hall
Los Altos Hills 4th of July Red, White & Blue Parade | 2019
Turn out in red, white, and blue for the annual Los Altos Hills Fourth of July Parade on Thursday, July 4, 2019. Come join  the eleventh annual Los Altos Hills 4th of July Parade. Gather at Town Hall beginning at 9:30 am. The red, white and ...
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 ...
Moraga Summer Concert: Rock & Soul | East Bay
Thursday, July 4 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Moraga Commons Park
Moraga Summer Concert: Rock & Soul | 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 ...

San Francisco Fireworks: 4th of July | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
San Francisco Fireworks: 4th of July | 2019
Witness the skies sparkle red, white and blue as PIER 39 celebrates Independence Day with a day of fun for the whole family. Start your day with live entertainment on Entrance Plaza Stage featuring Mustache Harbor – Yacht Rock Explosion from 3 pm to 6 pm.  At approximately 9:30pm, look to ...

Friday, July 5

4th of July Weekend: Free Swimming Friday | East Bay Regional Parks
4th of July Weekend: Free Swimming Friday | East Bay Regional Parks

Celebrate the East Bay Regional Park District’s 85th Anniversary. The Park District has planned a number of special events and programs including free swimming at all of the their regional parks. Park entry and other fees will be waived every Friday in 2019 from April to December to celebrate ...Every Friday

History Museum: Free First Fridays | Redwood City
Friday, July 5 – 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. 2 pm General Tour: ...Monthly

Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Friday, July 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

Connect with nature at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, a place for learning, exploration and building community located in a beautiful building right on the beach in Santa Cruz. Permanent exhibits include wildlife and habitat displays, artifacts and cultural exhibits of the Ohlone, a ...Monthly

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. ...

“Oakland First Fridays” Street Festival
Friday, July 5 – 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 5-9p. for five huge blocks on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Oakland’s KONO district (Koreatown/Northgate) springs to life with for this event, with galleries, ...Monthly

$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills
Friday, July 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*From 6-10pm enjoy $5 admission to the Center. There is no pre-registration for First Fridays.
| Chabot Space & Science Center
$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills

Enjoy $5 admission to the Chabot Space & Science Center in the Oakland Hills every First Friday of the month from 6-10 pm. $5 admission includes unlimited access to everything from laser and planetarium shows to Night Hikes and Star Stories. Regular admission is $18 ...Monthly