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Friday, July 26

Candle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley
Friday, July 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated, though not required.
| Grace North Church

Walk the free labyrinth at Grace North Church in Berkeley with 97 candles lighting the path, while listening to music every last Friday of the month. The Winding Way musicians, an acoustic musical group featuring guitar, violin, cello, mandolin, piano and voice, will play songs from many world religions that inspire ...Monthly

2019 Summer “Dance Mix” Concert in the Park | Foster City
Friday, July 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Leo J. Ryan Park
2019 Summer "Dance Mix" Concert in the Park | Foster City

Join the Foster City community for free summer concerts overlooking the water in Leo Ryan Park from 6-8 pm, every Friday from July to August 2019. Don’t forget to bring your friends, a picnic, and your dancing shoes. 2019 Foster City Summer Concert Schedule July ...

Beach Boys Tribute Concert in the Park | Alamo
Friday, July 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Livorna Park
Beach Boys Tribute Concert in the Park | Alamo

Put your dancing shoes on, pack a picnic and enjoy live music with the small community of Alamo at Livorna Park, located at the corner of Miranda Avenue and Livorna Road. Bring blankets, chairs, flashlights, snacks, family and friends. Friday concerts start at 6:30 pm ...

Free Beach Concert: Brian Howe | Santa Cruz
Friday, July 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Free Beach Concert: Brian Howe | Santa Cruz

Every summer, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk casts its net and drags in a host of Top 40 bands from the ’70s, ’80s, and early ’90s to play free concerts right on the beach every Friday night. Friday Night Bands on the Beach  Every Friday, June 14 ...

2019 Summer Concert in the Park: The Apes | Pleasanton
Friday, July 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lions Wayside Park
2019 Summer Concert in the Park: The Apes | Pleasanton

Spend your summer evening listening to beautiful music in downtown Pleasanton every Friday from June 7th to August 30th. 2019 Pleasaton Free Summer Concert in the Park Every Friday, June 7 to Aug. 30, 2019 | 7 pm to 8:30 pm Lions Wayside Park, First Street ...

Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF
Friday, July 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
| Alley Cat Books

Don’t spend yer Friday sittin’ at home, chewin’ tobacco all on yer lonesome. C’mon down to the ole book place; bring yer dancin’ legs. Alley Cat Bookstore and Gallery will be hosting the Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance from 7-9 pm every 4th Friday night. All dances are ...Monthly

Summer Symphony: Bernstein | UC Berkeley
Friday, July 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hertz Hall (UC Berkeley)
Summer Symphony: Bernstein | UC Berkeley

Join the UC Berkeley Summer Symphony this summer season on July 26 & 27, August 9 & 10, 2019 for a 4-day event will be happening at the Hertz Concert Hall on the UC Berkeley Campus. Free admission, but donations are gracefully accepted. The UC Berkeley ...

Win Tix: Temptation & Teenage Werewolves: New Order & Cramps Tribute Night | SF
Friday, July 26 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Chapel
Temptation captures the sound of New Order and brings energy to the live performance that keeps clubs packed and people dancing. Every effort has been taken to ensure that the sound and legacy of the band is treated with the utmost respect and accuracy. > Get ...
Win Tix: Outlaw Country: Sarah Shook and The Disarmers | Bottom of the Hill
Friday, July 26 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Bottom of the Hill
Honky tonk as ragged and real as it gets. Sarah Shook is proud of not fitting in with mainstream country as she has named Sex Pistols, Elliot Smith, and Hank Williams as her influences. > Get Tickets – $15 (21+) The Disarmers hit all the sweet spots ...

Saturday, July 27

2019 Park Street Art & Wine Faire: Saturday | Alameda
Saturday, July 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Park Street (Alameda)
2019 Park Street Art & Wine Faire: Saturday | Alameda

The 2019 Park Street Art & Wine Faire is Alameda’s biggest event of the year featuring over 300 arts, crafts, and food, local wines and regional beers, live music, and a special kids’ area from 10 am to 6 pm on July 27-28, 2019. Each day offers continuous ...

2019 Fort Ross Festival: Historic Crafts & Beer Garden | Jenner
Saturday, July 27 – All Day | Cost: $20 | Fort Ross State Historic Park
2019 Fort Ross Festival: Historic Crafts & Beer Garden | Jenner
Looking for the perfect way to celebrate Summer in Sonoma County? Join the 2019 Fort Ross Festival. Where else can you witness Kashia Pomo ceremonial dancing, sing along to Americana Swing, learn from Alaska Native craftspeople, and take in traditional Russian performances, all together on the ...
2019 Kidsfest “A Land Before Time” Art Party | Oakland
Saturday, July 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | FLAX Art & Design (Oakland)
2019 Kidsfest "A Land Before Time" Art Party | Oakland
Join FLAX for their annual Kidsfest, a free day of discovery, imagination, and learning for children and their parents from 11 am to 2 pm on Saturday, July 27, 2019. The 2019 theme is A Land Before Time. Think Jurassic Park, dinosaurs, giant ferns, fiery volcanos, cave ...
2019 “Art + Soul” Festival: Saturday | Oakland
Saturday, July 27 – All Day | Cost: $12*
*$12 Adults, $6 Seniors (65+) & 18 & under free
| Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
2019 "Art + Soul" Festival: Saturday | Oakland

Celebrate Oakland’s vibrant art and music scene at the biggest street party of the year, 2019 Art & Soul Festival, in downtown Oakland. 2019 Art & Soul Festival July 27-28, 2019 | Noon to 6 pm Downtown Oakland Tickets: $12 Adults; $6 Seniors (65+) & 18 ...

2019 PAL Music Festival | Redwood City
Saturday, July 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
2019 PAL Music Festival | Redwood City

The 2019 Redwood City PAL (Police Activities League) Music Festival features wonderful live music from the Bay Area and beyond, Art on the Square, a family area, and food and drink vendors. This event helps support PAL’s educational and recreational summer programs for the children in ...

Art on the Square “PAL Music Festival” | Redwood City
Saturday, July 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Art on the Square "PAL Music Festival" | Redwood City

2019 marks the 13th year of bringing Art to Redwood City. Showcasing original jewelry, photography, glass, fiber art, ceramics and more at prices for every budget. Most of the artists and shoppers live in the area, making Art on the Square an integral part of ...

Free Music Concert in the Park: Big Band | Berkeley
Saturday, July 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | MLK Jr. Civic Center Park (Berkeley)
Free Music Concert in the Park: Big Band | Berkeley
Enjoy the Saturday Farmer’s Market while listening to The Morchestra, and Morgan Maudiere’s 4pc. Jazz Band at the Civic Center Park (Fountain Area.) The Free Music Concert in the Park is a family friendly event is filled with kids’ activities, food, music, and entertainment. Showcasing local artists performing big band ...
SF Uke Jam Summer Uke-Splosion: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Saturday, July 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
SF Uke Jam Summer Uke-Splosion: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
The ukulele is truly the people’s instrument, and SF Uke Jam is the Bay Area’s leading force bringing fans of the diminutive instrument together. Whether you play or just enjoy hearing the ukulele being strummed by trained fingers, come join the SFUJ community for an ...
Man Dance Company: LGBTQ Premier Ballet Group | Live in the Castro
Saturday, July 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Man Dance Company: LGBTQ Premier Ballet Group | Live in the Castro
Man Dance Company is the first ballet company of its kind in America, and it prides itself on bringing audiences more than just the experience of great male dancing. Founded in San Francisco, Artistic Director Bryon Heinrich designed MDC for dancers who can express their athleticism, ...
Inaugural Cupertino Night Market | Cupertino
Saturday, July 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free event & parking
| Cupertino Senior Center
Inaugural Cupertino Night Market | Cupertino
Inaugural Cupertino Night Market is an Asian-themed open-air market with street food, snacks, retail, kids zone and a live stage at the Cupertino Senior Center Parking Lot.
San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Treasure Island” | Balboa Park
Saturday, July 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Balboa Park
San Francisco Mime Troupe's "Treasure Island" | Balboa Park

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 60th season with more free and lively performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2019 production “Treasure Island” The Musical – A Toxic Tale of Corporate Corsairs, Swashbuckling Swindlers, and Big Buck Buccaneers ...

NorCal Night Market: Food, Shopping & Entertainment Festival | Pleasanton
Saturday, July 27 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Tickets are sold at the door. Children 3 and under are free. Parking is $10. Both admission and parking are cash only.
| Alameda County Fairgrounds (Pleasanton Ave.)
NorCal Night Market: Food, Shopping & Entertainment Festival | Pleasanton

NorCal Night Market, the largest night market food, merchandise, and arts festival in the Bay Area is back for its second year. Enjoy all the nighttime sights, sounds, and flavors in a spacious, picturesque location. Imagine strolling through rows of merchandise, games & crafts booths ...

Summer Beats Free Concert: Club 90 | Alameda
Saturday, July 27 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Alameda South Shore Center
Summer Beats Free Concert: Club 90 | Alameda

It’s that time of Summer we have all been waiting for…when Summer Beats Concert Series starts up at South Shore Center. Join for free live performances, face painting, and games. 2019 Schedule Lineup: July 13th – Lucky Devil Band July 20th – Pure Ecstasy July ...

Music in the Park | Danville
Saturday, July 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oak Hill Park
Music in the Park | Danville

Now in its 34th year, the town of Danville continues offering this summer music tradition to the public. Spend four Saturdays under the sun surrounded by friends, neighbors, and great music. Bring a blanket, a picnic, and the whole family for singing, dancing, and socializing. ...

Summer Symphony: Bernstein | UC Berkeley
Saturday, July 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hertz Hall (UC Berkeley)
Summer Symphony: Bernstein | UC Berkeley

Join the UC Berkeley Summer Symphony this summer season on July 26 & 27, August 9 & 10, 2019 for a 4-day event will be happening at the Hertz Concert Hall on the UC Berkeley Campus. Free admission, but donations are gracefully accepted. The UC Berkeley ...

Sunday, July 28

2019 Park Street Art & Wine Faire: Sunday | Alameda
Sunday, July 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Park Street (Alameda)
2019 Park Street Art & Wine Faire: Sunday | Alameda

The 2019 Park Street Art & Wine Faire is Alameda’s biggest event of the year featuring over 300 arts, crafts, and food, local wines and regional beers, live music, and a special kids’ area from 10 am to 6 pm on July 27-28, 2019. Each day offers continuous ...

Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, July 28 – 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

2019 “Art + Soul” Festival: Sunday | Oakland
Sunday, July 28 – All Day | Cost: $12*
*$12 Adults, $6 Seniors (65+), 18 & under free
| Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
2019 "Art + Soul" Festival: Sunday | Oakland

Celebrate Oakland’s vibrant art and music scene at the biggest street party of the year, 2019 Art & Soul Festival, in downtown Oakland. 2019 Art & Soul Festival July 27-28, 2019 | Noon to 6 pm Downtown Oakland Tickets: $12 Adults; $6 Seniors (65+) & 18 ...

2019 Porchfest: 50+ Historic Porches & Live Music | Napa
Sunday, July 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free but donations are encouraged.
| All Over Napa
2019 Porchfest: 50+ Historic Porches & Live Music | Napa
Come on out to enjoy live music, friends and beautiful Downtown Napa. The annual Porch Festival is a free one day event showcasing Napa Musicians playing on some of the finest historic porches in town. Napa Porchfest 2019 Sunday, July 28, 2019 | 12:30 pm to 5 pm All Over ...
Acoustic Music in the Square | Noe Valley
Sunday, July 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Noe Valley Town Square
Acoustic Music in the Square | Noe Valley

Enjoy the afternoon every last Sunday of each month and listen for a free acoustic music in the square. Acoustic Music in the Square Last Sunday of each Month | 1 pm to 3 pm Noe Valley Town Square, 24th St. & Sanchez St, San ...Monthly

Oakland Municipal Band Concerts at the Lake | Lake Merritt
Sunday, July 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lake Merritt Pergola
Oakland Municipal Band Concerts at the Lake | Lake Merritt

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 ...