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Friday, September 20

San Jose Bike Party: The Dragon Ride
Friday, September 20 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
San Jose Bike Party: The Dragon Ride

San Jose Bike Party is a place to ride bikes, make friends, and have a good time every third Friday of each month at 8 pm. San Jose is the largest city in Northern California, but they are hidden in the suburban sprawl. It’s time ...Monthly

Saturday, September 21

Plogging Cleanup: Free Run & Trash Pickup | Emeryville
Saturday, September 21 – 8:30 am | Cost: FREE | IKEA Emeryville
Plogging Cleanup: Free Run & Trash Pickup | Emeryville
What do you get when a bunch of Swedes, foodies, adventurers and sports lovers team up? A city-wide plog! A Swedish tradition, plogging is running and picking up litter. Join Emeryville companies Clif Bar, Decathlon, and IKEA Emeryville to “Clean-Up to Green-Up” in partnership with Emeryville Council-member John ...

2019 “Pier to Pier” History Walk & Festival | SF
Saturday, September 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| The Maritime Museum
2019 "Pier to Pier" History Walk & Festival | SF
The San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park is hosting its 6th Annual “Pier to Pier” Walk & Festival. The aim of this event is to promote outdoor exercise for adults 50+ and adults with disabilities, but everyone is welcome to this family event. Bring a friend, family ...
$5 Off: SF’s Fall Ball + Black & Gold Party: Daybreaker | 2019
Saturday, September 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: $15*
*$15 Party / $35 Yoga + Dance
| St. Gregory's Church (De Haro)
$5 Off: SF's Fall Ball + Black & Gold Party: Daybreaker | 2019
Daybreaker is hosting a Saturday morning dance party that’ll kick off your weekend right. Get ready for yoga and a sober dance party at one of SF’s most stunning, ethereal spaces (St. Gregory’s Church in Potrero Hill) for our Fall Ball. > Get Tickets $15 $20 party (10am-Noon) with exclusive ...
Free Kids Tickets: Oakland A’s Fireworks Night | vs. Texas Rangers
Free Kids Tickets: Oakland A's Fireworks Night | vs. Texas Rangers

The Oakland A’s are in the thick of the playoff hunt and kids can get free tickets all September down the stretch (as long as they attend with one paying adult). Fans ages 12 and younger can attend home games in September free of charge. ...

San Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF
Saturday, September 21 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)

Every third Saturday, you are invited to bicycle with the San Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride as they set out to a new mystery location in SF. Where to meet? They’ll post ride start locations on their website and Facebook page, the day of the ride only; there’s ...Monthly

Sunday, September 22

Niles Canyon Stroll & Roll | Fremont
Sunday, September 22 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE | Niles Canyon Road
Niles Canyon Stroll & Roll | Fremont
The Niles Canyon Stroll & Roll is a biennial event where Highway 84 (Niles Canyon Road) is closed to vehicular traffic. This is an opportunity for people to bike and walk safely through the canyon with their friends and family. The Stroll & Roll began in ...
6th Annual “Viva CalleSJ” Six Miles of Car-Free Streets | San Jose
Sunday, September 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Registration is required to join the 5K Run
| San Jose (various location)
6th Annual "Viva CalleSJ" Six Miles of Car-Free Streets | San Jose
Viva CalleSJ is a free Open Streets program that temporarily closes miles of San Jose streets to bring communities together to walk, bike, skate, play and explore the city like never before on Sunday, September 22, 2019 from 10 am-3 pm. Each year’s event opens upwards ...
Lucha Libre Mexicana: Mexican Wrestling | SF
Sunday, September 22 – All Day | Cost: $12*
*$12 adult; $5 children
| Marshall Elementary School
Lucha Libre Mexicana: Mexican Wrestling | SF
Marshall Elementary School Parent-Teacher association brings you a fun filled afternoon of Lucha Libre Mexicana! Cheer on your favorite wrestler while you support the educational programs of this local Mission public school. Fair-style food and drinks will be sold. Doors open at 12 PM. Grab some lunch, a ...

Tuesday, September 24

2019 Lawn Bowling National Championships in SF | Sept. 24-27
Tuesday, September 24 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Lawn Bowling Club
2019 Lawn Bowling National Championships in SF | Sept. 24-27

The top men and women lawn bowlers in the country will compete at the 2019 Lawn Bowling National Championships, hosted by the San Francisco Lawn Bowling Club (SFLBC) in Golden Gate Park. Practice days are Sept. 21-22, and tournament play will be from Sept. 24-27 ...

Thursday, September 26

Free 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park
Thursday, September 26 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park

Take a break from your desk with this 30-minute express lunchtime class every Thursday from 12:30 pm to 1 pm. Pair with Express Bootcamp beforehand for a full body workout.Every Thursday

The Great Cable Car Chase | SF
Thursday, September 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | A Runner's Mind San Francisco
The Great Cable Car Chase | SF

Join us as we find ourselves a cable car to race (and beat) in our favorite monthly San Francisco tradition – The Great Cable Car Chase. We’ll be racing the Powell/Hyde cable car on Hyde Street from Bay to Chestnut in two blocks of uphill ...Monthly

Friday, September 27

2019 Lawn Bowling National Championships: Final Day | SF
Friday, September 27 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Lawn Bowling Club
2019 Lawn Bowling National Championships: Final Day | SF

The top men and women lawn bowlers in the country will compete at the 2019 Lawn Bowling National Championships, hosted by the San Francisco Lawn Bowling Club (SFLBC) in Golden Gate Park. Practice days are Sept. 21-22, and tournament play will be from Sept. 24-27 ...

Saturday, September 28

Free National Parks Day: “National Public Lands Day” | 2019
Free National Parks Day: "National Public Lands Day" | 2019

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city to enjoy the serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free admission ...

2019 Northern California Dragon Boat Festival | Lake Merritt
Saturday, September 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Lake Merritt Boathouse
2019 Northern California Dragon Boat Festival | Lake Merritt

Cheer on the fleet of colorful 40-foot dragon boats as teams from all over Northern California race to the beat of Chinese drums on Saturday & Sunday, September 28 & 29, 2019. This two-day, admission-free festival brings a weekend of world-class dragon boat racing, spectacular cultural ...

Health & Arts at the Park | SF
Saturday, September 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore Turk Mini Park
Health & Arts at the Park | SF

Come join at Health & Arts at the Park at Fillmore & Turk Mini Park every last Saturday from September to December 2019, 10 am to 2 pm. Featuring arts & crafts, healthy juices, and Tai Chi activities. 2019 Schedule:  September 28 October 26 November ...Monthly

15th Annual San Francisco Black Family Day | SF
Saturday, September 28 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hamilton Park
15th Annual San Francisco Black Family Day | SF
Join for a day of fun, family, and fellowship at the park on Saturday at noon. 15th Annual San Francisco Black Family Day Saturday, September 28, 2019 | Noon to 5 pm Hamilton Park (Aquatic Center), 1900 Geary Blvd, San Francisco FREE Enjoy games, health resources, reentry support services, raffles jumpers, ...
Free Oakland A’s Kids Tix + Kids Run the Bases | vs. Texas Rangers
Free Oakland A's Kids Tix + Kids Run the Bases | vs. Texas Rangers

The Oakland A’s are in the thick of the playoff hunt and kids can get free tickets all September down the stretch (as long as they attend with one paying adult). Fans ages 12 and younger can attend home games in September free of charge. ...

Hike It Up at Golden Gate Park & Bonfire on the Beach | SF
Saturday, September 28 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Park
Hike It Up at Golden Gate Park & Bonfire on the Beach | SF
Meet at the Golden Gate Park entrance Haight/Stanyan (right across the street from Whole Foods). Hike through the park exploring Lily Pond, Dahlias. Stow Lake, Strawberry Hill, the top of the de Young observatory, before proceeding to Middle Lake and Buffalo until finally we will ...
On Art Run: 5k Historical Street Art Run & After Party | SF
On Art Run: 5k Historical Street Art Run & After Party | SF
The On Art Run returns to San Francisco, showcasing the powerful intersection of art and running! Join us Saturday, September 28th for an evening 5k run through the city with food, drinks, music, live art and more to follow! Check in @ 111 Minna Gallery — ...

Sunday, September 29

2019 Oakland Dragon Boat Festival | Lake Merritt
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Lake Merritt Boathouse
2019 Oakland Dragon Boat Festival | Lake Merritt

Cheer on the fleet of colorful 40-foot dragon boats as teams from all over Northern California race to the beat of Chinese drums on Saturday & Sunday, September 28 & 29, 2019. This two-day, admission-free festival brings a weekend of world-class dragon boat racing, spectacular cultural ...

SF Lawn Bowling Club Open House: Free Lessons & Snacks | GG Park
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Lawn Bowling Club
SF Lawn Bowling Club Open House: Free Lessons & Snacks | GG Park
Come to a special Open House for prospective bowlers ages 12+ with free lessons, short games, refreshments and clubhouse tours will be held on Sunday, Sept. 29 a.m. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wear flat-soled shoes, enjoy a blissful time on the green, and discover why ...
2019 Sumo Champions Exhibition | Japantown
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2019 Sumo Champions Exhibition | Japantown

Sumo is a Japanese style of wrestling and Japan’s national sport. It originated in early Japan as a performance to entertain the Shinto deities. Watch demonstrations, meet real sumo wrestlers, learn about sumo wrestling and watch actual matches from Sumo champions, weighing up to 600 lbs, outdoors in the Japantown ...

Wednesday, October 2

Intro to Personal Safety & Self-Defense Class | SF
Wednesday, October 2 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Secret Location (SF)
Intro to Personal Safety & Self-Defense Class | SF

This one hour class provides an introduction to IMPACT Bay Area’s style of empowerment self-defense. In this class students develop intuition, situational awareness, congruent body language and verbal skills to deescalate and deter assault and harassment, as well as learn two simple and effective physical ...Monthly

Thursday, October 3

Free 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park
Thursday, October 3 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park

Take a break from your desk with this 30-minute express lunchtime class every Thursday from 12:30 pm to 1 pm. Pair with Express Bootcamp beforehand for a full body workout.Every Thursday

Friday, October 4

San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays
Friday, October 4 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays

San Francisco Bike Party  (not to be confused with Critical Mass) is a monthly celebration of biking for riders of different ages, types, and skill levels to enjoy. Every month is a different theme and you’re encouraged to dress up. San Francisco Bike Party is held on ...Monthly

Oakland Critical Mass | First Friday
Friday, October 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Oakland Critical Mass | First Friday

Oakland Critical Mass is a monthly group bike ride that takes place every first Friday of the month, which starts at 8 pm at the BikeLink bike lockers at 14th and Broadway, and ends at 23rd and Telegraph where Oakland Art Murmur is underway. Critical Mass is argued ...Monthly

Saturday, October 5

First Saturdays Free Outdoor Boot Camp | Oakland
Saturday, October 5 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Piedmont Avenue Elementary School Playground
First Saturdays Free Outdoor Boot Camp | Oakland

Featuring a full body cardio, core and strength workout. Classes are free every first Saturday of the month and start promptly at 9 am. All other Saturdays are free for Flex Circuit Gym members. Non member attendees of the boot camps will receive a free ...Monthly

Wednesday, October 9

Free AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley
Wednesday, October 9 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Sports Basement (Berkeley)
Free AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley

Come learn the skills, balance and art of acrobatic partner yoga every second Wednesday of the month from 7:30-8:30 pm Using basic yoga poses, we’ll learn how to combine them into partner balancing and dynamic movements. No previous experience and no partner needed. Updated 6/7/19 – ...Monthly

Thursday, October 10

Free 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park
Thursday, October 10 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park

Take a break from your desk with this 30-minute express lunchtime class every Thursday from 12:30 pm to 1 pm. Pair with Express Bootcamp beforehand for a full body workout.Every Thursday