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Saturday, August 3

2019 World Dog Surfing Championships | Pacifica
Saturday, August 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch. Entering your dog for $10
| Linda Mar State Beach
2019 World Dog Surfing Championships | Pacifica
The Dog Surfing World Championships takes place on the NorCal coast — where the concept for the sport originated with big thanks to the book that started it all – The Dog’s Guide to Surfing – bringing together dog surfing talent for charity. Dog surfers are invited ...
Free Parks Admission Day: Every 1st Saturday | Marin County
Saturday, August 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Marin County
Free Parks Admission Day: Every 1st Saturday | Marin County

Come to the “Measure A Days” which offers 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 ...Monthly

2019 Fremont Festival of the Arts | Saturday
Saturday, August 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fremont Festival of the Arts
2019 Fremont Festival of the Arts | Saturday

The 36th annual Fremont Festival of the Arts returns to Downtown Fremont on August 3 & 4 from 10 am – 6 pm. The largest free street festival west of the Mississippi with activities and entertainment for all ages. This year’s festival will have over ...

“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, August 3 – 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

Pedalfest 2019: Bike Stunts, Whymcycles & Unicycle Lessons | Oakland
Saturday, August 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Pedalfest 2019: Bike Stunts, Whymcycles & Unicycle Lessons | Oakland
Pedalfest is a free celebration of bikes, cycling, food and family. Join everyone at Jack London Square for a day of bicycle shenanigans, an amphibious bike race, dare-devil stunts, art bikes, and live music on a pedal-powered stage and the most amazing collection of bicycles to ...
2019 Adobo Festival: Filipino Food, Music & Celebrities | Milpitas
Saturday, August 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Milpitas Library
2019 Adobo Festival: Filipino Food, Music & Celebrities | Milpitas

Once again, the most sought-after Filipino dish, the “Adobo”, is coming your way. The festival features performances from famous Filipino entertainers, competitions, cook-offs, games and a bazaar. 2019 Adobo Festival Sat-Sun, August 3-4, 2019 | 11 am to 7 pm 101 N Main St. between Windsor ...

46th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair | Japantown
Saturday, August 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
46th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair | Japantown

The Nihonmachi Street Fair considers itself the original “melting pot” of street fairs, with many aspects of Asian-Pacific American life—and San Francisco’s cultural life—expressed through performance, tradition, art, music, food, and community outreach and service. Over 30,000 festival attendees have made their way to the ...

Lisa Gonick & The Damfino Players: Vintage Jazz | Live in the Castro
Saturday, August 3 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Lisa Gonick & The Damfino Players: Vintage Jazz | Live in the Castro
Come dance and listen to lovely music of a by gone era! Ragtime, Swing, Blues,Vintage- Early Jazz and Novelty tunes to warm the cockles of your soul & burn the soles of your feet. Featuring Cliff Moser on Guitar and Miss Lisa Gonick on Uke and ...
FoodieLand Summer Night Market | Berkeley
Saturday, August 3 – 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

Immerse yourself in San Francisco Bay Area’s finest FoodieLand Night Market to eat, drink, shop and play. Featuring over 150 vendors, you’ll experience a variety of amazing foods and drinks, arts, crafts, games, and entertainment in one great location. FoodieLand Night Market is undoubtedly the ...

Oakland Unite Summer Night: Talent Showcase | East Bay
Saturday, August 3 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Willie Wilkins Park
Oakland Unite Summer Night: Talent Showcase | East Bay

Come on out for Summer Nights at Willie Wilkins. Carnival-style games, basketball, soccer, tie dye, face painting, temporary tattoos, music, food – plus tons of prizes (gift cards, Great America tickets, tablets, and more.) Event Dates: Friday, July 5th Friday, July 12th Friday, July 19th ...

2019 Free Movies in the Park: Wreck It Ralph 2 | Newark
Saturday, August 3 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Silliman Activity Center
2019 Free Movies in the Park: Wreck It Ralph 2 | Newark

Come out to the park with your chairs and blankets and join for a fun family film. The movie will start at sunset but show up early for pre-movie activities. Join before each movie at 6:30 pm for jumo houses, games and community fair. Movie dates ...

Movies in Creek Park: Much Ado About Nothing | San Anselmo
Saturday, August 3 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Anselmo Creek Park
Movies in Creek Park: Much Ado About Nothing | San Anselmo

Come to San Anselmo for Movies in Creek Park run every Saturday Night from June 1 until October 26, 2019. Seating begins around 7 pm, with pre-movie slide show, announcements, movie-themed trivia competition at 7:45 pm, nightly raffle at 8 pm, with movies starting by ...

Free Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It | Cupertino
Saturday, August 3 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Memorial Park Amphitheater (Cupertino)
Free Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It | Cupertino

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, ...

Free Outdoor Movie Night: Ralph Breaks the Internet | San Jose
Saturday, August 3 – 7:15 pm | Cost: FREE | St. James Park (San Jose)
Free Outdoor Movie Night: Ralph Breaks the Internet | San Jose

Starlight Cinemas in San Jose return to St. James Park in 2019, for a free outdoor and awesome movie night. All movies begin at dusk in the park. Typically about an hour before the film are movie-related fun & games. As part of the city’s ...

Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, August 3 – 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, August 4

2019 Fremont Festival of the Art | Sunday
Sunday, August 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fremont Festival of the Arts
2019 Fremont Festival of the Art | Sunday

The 36th annual Fremont Festival of the Arts returns to Downtown Fremont on August 3 & 4 from 10 am – 6 pm. The largest free street festival west of the Mississippi with activities and entertainment for all ages. This year’s festival will have over ...

$3 Sunday Funday Bowling Specials | Concord
Sunday, August 4 – All Day | Cost: $3*
*$3 Games, $3 Soda and $3 Beer for members / $5 per game for non-members
| Diablo Valley Bowl
$3 Sunday Funday Bowling Specials | Concord

Have a good time and share memories with your friends and families. Come and join Diablo Valley Bowl every Sunday for their $3 Games, $3 Soda and $3 Beer for Members. Membership is required but it’s FREE to become a member. $3 Sunday Funday Bowling ...Every Sunday

2019 Adobo Festival: Filipino Food, Music & Celebrities | Milpitas
Sunday, August 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Milpitas Library
2019 Adobo Festival: Filipino Food, Music & Celebrities | Milpitas

Once again, the most sought-after Filipino dish, the “Adobo”, is coming your way. The festival features performances from famous Filipino entertainers, competitions, cook-offs, games and a bazaar. 2019 Adobo Festival Sat-Sun, August 3-4, 2019 | 11 am to 7 pm 101 N Main St. between Windsor ...

46th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair | Japantown
Sunday, August 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
46th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair | Japantown

The Nihonmachi Street Fair considers itself the original “melting pot” of street fairs, with many aspects of Asian-Pacific American life—and San Francisco’s cultural life—expressed through performance, tradition, art, music, food, and community outreach and service. Over 30,000 festival attendees have made their way to the ...

“Doggie World” Parade & Pageant | 46th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair
"Doggie World" Parade & Pageant  | 46th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair
The 8th annual Doggie World is a gathering place for the four-legged members of the community during the Nihonmachi Street Fair from 11 am to 5 pm on Sunday, August 4, 2019. Highlights at this year’s Doggie World: Pet Vendors, Rescues and Adoptions, Ask the Dogtor, ...
2019 Civic Center Commons Block Party | SF
Sunday, August 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
2019 Civic Center Commons Block Party | SF

The popular 1st Sundays Block Party returns for the 2019 season. Enjoy free family-friendly games, street food, music, a craft market, DIY activities, and interactive art installation. 2019 Civic Center Commons Block Party 1st Sundays, July 7 to October 6, 2019 | 11 am to ...

Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, August 4 – 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

Concert at the Lake: Oakland Municipal Band | Final Day
Sunday, August 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lake Merritt Pergola
Concert at the Lake: Oakland Municipal Band | Final Day

The 108th concert season of free performances by the Oakland Municipal Band kicks off on with a July 4th concert and continues on Sundays throughout the summer. The 35-piece band performs music from a variety of genres, including marches, classical, pop, big band, movies, international, show ...

FoodieLand Summer Night Market | Berkeley
Sunday, August 4 – 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

Immerse yourself in San Francisco Bay Area’s finest FoodieLand Night Market to eat, drink, shop and play. Featuring over 150 vendors, you’ll experience a variety of amazing foods and drinks, arts, crafts, games, and entertainment in one great location. FoodieLand Night Market is undoubtedly the ...

Free Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It | Cupertino
Sunday, August 4 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Memorial Park Amphitheater (Cupertino)
Free Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It | Cupertino

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, ...

Tuesday, August 6

$2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | Diablo Valley Bowl
Tuesday, August 6 – All Day | Cost: $2*
*$2 Per Game, $2 Soda and $2 Beer for members / $4 per game for non-members
| Diablo Valley Bowl
$2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | Diablo Valley Bowl

Have a good time and share memories with your friends and families. Come and join Diablo Valley Bowl every Tuesday for their $2 Games, $2 Soda and $2 Beer for Members. Membership is required but it’s FREE to become a member. $2 Tuesday Bowling Specials ...Every Tuesday

$1 Movie Festival: Penguins Of Madagascar & Boss Baby | Dublin
Tuesday, August 6 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
| Hacienda Crossings Stadium 21 & IMAX
$1 Movie Festival: Penguins Of Madagascar & Boss Baby | 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 September. Watch select G or PG rated movies for only a dollar on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 ...

$1 Movie Festival: Penguins Of Madagascar & Boss Baby | Fairfield
Tuesday, August 6 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
| Fairfield Stadium 16 & IMAX
$1 Movie Festival: Penguins Of Madagascar & Boss Baby | 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 September. Watch select G or PG rated movies for only a dollar on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 ...

First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day | Cartoon Art Museum
Tuesday, August 6 – 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

“National Night Out” 2019: Neighborhood Block Parties | SF
Tuesday, August 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
"National Night Out" 2019: Neighborhood Block Parties | SF

Combat crime while meeting some new neighbors at the 36th Annual National Night Out, a crime prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch in various cities around the Bay Area on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 with more than 300 neighborhood block parties. Neighborhoods host big ...