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Sunday, July 28

“The Magic of Disney & Pixar” Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, July 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
"The Magic of Disney & Pixar" Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Enjoy a lovely afternoon in the park listening to your favorite Disney and Pixar hits performed by the Golden Gate Park Band.  
Music in the Park: Top 40/Pop Party Concert | Burlingame
Sunday, July 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Washington Park (Burlingame)
Music in the Park: Top 40/Pop Party Concert | Burlingame

Burlingame Parks and Recreation Department in concert with Veolia Water proudly present this year’s Music in the Park Concert Series in Washington Park, all Sundays in July from 1 pm to 3 pm. In addition to the concert, they will have face painting and ice cream ...

The Silver Bell Jazz Band | Live in the Castro
Sunday, July 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
The Silver Bell Jazz Band | Live in the Castro
The Silver Bell Jazz Band represents authentic jazz with a beautiful blend of jazz roots that moves the soul. With international Lindy Hop instructor Ryan Calloway leading the band, they play with a special focus towards dancers. Ryan assembles musicians from all over the Bay Area ...
Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera
Sunday, July 28 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE
| Town Center Corte Madera
Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera

Town Center Corte Madera celebrates summer with the Annual Summer Music Series, set to take place every Sunday June 9th through August 25th from Noon-2 pm with a great lineup of music that will appeal to all ages. Summer Outdoor Music Series Sundays, June 9 ...

San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Treasure Island” | SF
Sunday, July 28 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Yerba Buena Gardens
San Francisco Mime Troupe's "Treasure Island" | SF

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 ...

San Francisco Ballet: Free Stern Grove Festival Performance | SF
Sunday, July 28 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
| Stern Grove
San Francisco Ballet: Free Stern Grove Festival Performance | SF
A summer favorite returns when San Francisco Ballet, under the leadership of Artistic Director Helgi Tomasson, performs a selection of highlights from their current repertory at Stern Grove Festival. Conductor Martin West leads the San Francisco Ballet Orchestra.
Jazz in the Park: Music, History & Jam “Glen Pearson” | Emeryville
Sunday, July 28 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Doyle-Hollis Park
Jazz in the Park: Music, History & Jam "Glen Pearson" | Emeryville

The Oakland Public Library presents a summer jazz, history and jam series on Sunday afternoons from July to August 2019. Each show will feature a headlining artist at 3 pm, followed by a “History of Jazz” discussion (4:30 pm), and a youth group performance (5 ...

NorCal Night Market: Food, Shopping & Entertainment Festival | Pleasanton
Sunday, July 28 – 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 ...

Opera in the Park | Orinda
Sunday, July 28 – 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 on most Tuesday nights. This event is free and open to the community. Families are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy the evening. 2019 Concert Schedule (6:30 ...

Win Tix: NYC Post-punks: B Boys, Bodega & Blues Lawyer | Rickshaw Stop
Sunday, July 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Rickshaw Stop
New York’s B Boys find inspiration in the chaos that surrounds them. Their raw, yet meticulous style is characterized by rhythmic complexity, commanding riffs, and introspective lyrics that are as playful and self-aware as they are cutting. > Get Tickets – $12 Adv / $14 Door Joining them ...
“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, July 28 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room
"Return of the Cypher" Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room

Return of the Cypher (ROTC) is free live Hip-Hop show every Sunday at the Boom Boom Room that features an ever-changing lineup of artists and improvised sessions (know as “cyphers”) where beatboxers, emcees, and musicians collaborate in a spontaneous combustion of soulful skill. Every week, The ...Every Sunday

Tuesday, July 30

RSVPs Open Today for “Live at Lagunitas” Free The Nude Party Concert | Petaluma
Tuesday, July 30 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery
RSVPs Open Today for "Live at Lagunitas" Free The Nude Party Concert | Petaluma

Lagunitas Brewery in Petaluma presents a free live summer concert series featuring some amazing bands in their LaguMiniAmphitheaterette that would normally play big venues in San Francisco. Show are free, but tickets are required for each show. You’ll want to grab them quick as these shows will definitely ...

Summer Music in the Park: Melodic Pop Rock | Santana Row
Tuesday, July 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Santana Row
Summer Music in the Park: Melodic Pop Rock | Santana Row

The Summer Music series is back and  ready to groove with you every Tuesday in July from 6 pm-8 pm with free live music. 2019 Summer Music Series Lineup: July 2nd- Jinx Jones & the KingTones, Latin Reggae July 9th – Andre Thierry, Accordion Soul ...

Music & Market: Tuesday Night Blues in the Square | Concord
Tuesday, July 30 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Todos Santos Plaza
Music & Market: Tuesday Night Blues in the Square | Concord

Tuesday Night Blues is part of Concord’s Music and Market Series. In its 31st season, running May through September, Concord’s Music and Market Series is one of the Bay Area’s most vibrant, eclectic and popular civic live music scenes, drawing thousands of people of all ...Every Tuesday

Summertime Outdoor Swing Era Jazz Concert | Orinda
Tuesday, July 30 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Community Park
Summertime Outdoor Swing Era Jazz Concert | Orinda

Bring your family and friends down to Orinda Community Park for Summer Concerts in the Park on most Tuesday nights. This event is free and open to the community. Families are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy the evening. 2019 Concert Schedule (6:30 ...

Wednesday, July 31

Free Lunchtime Concert: “Pure Ecstasy” | Oakland
Wednesday, July 31 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oakland City Center (12th Street)
Free Lunchtime Concert: "Pure Ecstasy" | Oakland

Come down to Oakland’s City Center for free concerts in the spring and summer outside the 12th Street Oakland City Center BART station starting June 26th. The concert series give a little taste of everything, from Motown and folk to classic and jazz bands and ...

“Alcatraz Islanders” Retro-Hawaiian Free Concert | SF
Wednesday, July 31 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 555 California
"Alcatraz Islanders" Retro-Hawaiian Free Concert | SF

This free annual outdoor music festival puts on over 130 free lunchtime concerts featuring an array of different styles from July to October in over 15 different public plazas near Market Street. “People in Plazas” 2019 Market Street Music Festival July 9 to October 30, 2019 | ...

Free Rooftop Blues Concert at Salesforce Park | SF
Wednesday, July 31 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free Rooftop Blues Concert at Salesforce Park | SF

Salesforce Park, SF’s newly-reopened 5.4 acre park on top of the Transit Center hosts a ton of free events every week highlighted by free weekly after-work outdoor rooftop concerts curated by People in Plazas. So close your laptop and open your soul with after work ...Every Wednesday

Free Summer Street Concert: Rock | Sunnyvale
Wednesday, July 31 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission. No advance tickets required.
| Downtown Sunnyvale
Free Summer Street Concert: Rock | Sunnyvale

The Summer Series Music & Market is here. Every Wednesday, starting June 12, through August 28, 2019 (Except July 3rd) there will be dancing on Historic Murphy Avenue from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm. Enjoy free street concert along with outdoor market. Stop by vendor ...

Swing/Big Band Concert: Fil Lorenz Little Big Band | Union Square Live
Wednesday, July 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Swing/Big Band Concert: Fil Lorenz Little Big Band | Union Square Live

The 2019 Union Square Live festival presents dozens of free events like live music, swing and tango dance lessons, film nights, circus arts, and more in Union Square Park from May through September. Union Square Live | 2019 May to September Union Square Park, SF ...

Free Rockability Concert in the Park | Redwood City
Wednesday, July 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stafford Park
Free Rockability Concert in the Park | Redwood City
Jinx Jones has been twice nominated for Male Rockabilly Artist of the Year by the Ameripolitan Music Awards, has received gold and platinum record awards for his work with R&B divas, En Vogue, has won songwriting awards and has been recognized as one of the ...
Summer Classic Rock Concert | Menlo Park
Wednesday, July 31 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Fremont Park (Menlo Park)
Summer Classic 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). Three additional concerts are ...

San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Treasure Island” | Oakland
Wednesday, July 31 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Lakeside Park
San Francisco Mime Troupe's "Treasure Island" | Oakland

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 ...

Win Tix: Electronic-tinged Alternative Rock: Grizfolk | Bottom of the Hill
Wednesday, July 31 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Bottom of the Hill
Based in Los Angeles & Nashville with roots in Sweden, Grizfolk delivers a unique style of electronics-tinged folk-rock. > Get Tickets – $15 Adv / $18 Door They’re touring in support of their second LP, “Rarest of Birds”, set to be released July 19th by Nettwerk Records.

Thursday, August 1

“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF
Thursday, August 1 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn
"Presidio Twilight" Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF

Presidio Twilight is back for its sixth season, and it’s better than ever. This year, San Francisco’s largest campfire features a delicious selection of international cuisine from a stellar lineup of local vendors from 5-9 pm every Thursday from mid-May to September. New for 2019 are ...Every Thursday

Music in the Park: Pop “Cuco” | San Jose
Music in the Park: Pop "Cuco" | San Jose

Groove to tunes at Music in the Park, a summer tradition concert series at Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park in the heart of downtown San José. Produced by the San José Downtown Association, this favorite downtown music event jams from 5:30-9 pm. Early bird tickets ...

Summer Sounds: Tom Petty Tribute Band | Walnut Creek
Thursday, August 1 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Lesher Center for the Arts
Summer Sounds: Tom Petty Tribute Band | Walnut Creek

This outdoor summer concert series is free and takes place on the outdoor plaza of the beautiful Lesher Center for the Arts in the heart of Downtown Walnut Creek. Enjoy beverages and snacks while grooving to Summer Sounds. Concerts will take place from 5:30-7 pm ...

SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2019: Makrú | Palo Alto
Thursday, August 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2019: Makrú | Palo Alto

Enjoy 10 weeks of rhythm and blues as Summer Jazz, an annual tradition in Palo Alto, celebrates its 32nd Anniversary at Stanford Shopping Center. A free outdoor concert series, Summer Jazz is produced by SFJAZZ and showcases a variety of jazz musicians and all-stars performing ...

Free Swing/Big Band Concert in the Park | San Mateo
Thursday, August 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Central Park (San Mateo)
Free Swing/Big Band Concert in the Park | San Mateo

Dance a summer evening away in San Mateo’s beautiful Central Park with free concerts held every Thursday night during the summer. Low-back chairs and blankets are welcome. Downtown parking is free after 6 pm. 2019 Central Park Music Series Every Thursday, June 20 to August 15, ...

Moraga Summer Concert: Bay Area 60’s Psychedelic Rock | East Bay
Thursday, August 1 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Moraga Commons Park
Moraga Summer Concert: Bay Area 60's Psychedelic Rock | 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 ...