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Sunday, October 21

PaddleSplash Festival: Free Paddleboard Demos | Alameda
Sunday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to join and demo a paddleboard. Other activities require paid tickets
| Encinal Yacht Club
PaddleSplash Festival: Free Paddleboard Demos | Alameda

PaddleSplash is a 3 day festival held in Alameda on October 19-21, 2018. The first day are a set of clinics to get beginners on the water and help those that have paddled before the basics about racing. Day two is the festival at the ...

Sports Basement’s 2018 Yoga Fest | Walnut Creek
Sunday, October 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Donations are accepted.
| Sports Basement (Walnut Creek)
Sports Basement's 2018 Yoga Fest | Walnut Creek
Sports Basement is thrilled to partner with local yoga studios & instructors to bring you the 2018 Yoga Fest. There will be 4 yoga/pilates classes. After each class, there will be a raffle with awesome prizes. In true yogi fashion, there will also have a Tie ...

Dancing Saved My Life: Free Outdoor Zumba | Bay Street Emeryville
Sunday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*$20 suggested donation
| Bay Street Emeryville
Dancing Saved My Life: Free Outdoor Zumba | Bay Street Emeryville

Dance for a good cause. Join the community of dancers as you raise money for women currently dealing with cancer. All funds raised will support stress reduction retreats for women dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Zumba instructor, Andreina Febres, along with special guests, will lead fun, ...Every Sunday

Monday, October 22

Free Outdoor Rooftop Morning Yoga | Salesforce Park
Monday, October 22 – 7:30 am | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free Outdoor Rooftop Morning Yoga | Salesforce Park

EVENT UPDATE – Salesforce Park events are temporarily canceled until further notice due to issues with steel bems on the third level Bus Deck. Updated 9/26/18 Free outdoor yoga happens every Monday and Thursday. Get fit for free Al Fresco with classes provided by FITNESS SF. No ...Every Monday

Thursday, October 25

Free Outdoor Rooftop Yoga After Work | Salesforce Park
Thursday, October 25 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free Outdoor Rooftop Yoga After Work | Salesforce Park

EVENT UPDATE – Salesforce Park events are temporarily canceled until further notice due to issues with steel bems on the third level Bus Deck. Updated 9/26/18 Free outdoor yoga happens every Monday and Thursday. Get fit for free Al Fresco with classes provided by FITNESS SF. ...Every Thursday

Friday, October 26

Critical Mass 2018 Halloween Bike Ride | SF
Friday, October 26 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
Critical Mass 2018 Halloween Bike Ride | SF
Monthly Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in cities around the world and since in October it typically falls right around Halloween, riders dress up and ride through the city as a costumed parade. There’s ...

Saturday, October 27

RSVPs Open for November: Free Redwood State Park Days | Second Saturdays
Saturday, October 27 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free with the promotional pass. Passes can be downloaded at FreeRedwoodsDays.org
| California Redwood State Parks
RSVPs Open for November: Free Redwood State Park Days | Second Saturdays

To celebrate 100 years of saving California’s iconic redwood forest, Save the Redwoods League and California State Parks are offering more than 16,000 free vehicle day-use passes to more than 40 redwood state parks on the second Saturday of each month in 2018. The passes cover ...

Sunday, October 28

Dancing Saved My Life: Free Outdoor Zumba | Bay Street Emeryville
Sunday, October 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*$20 suggested donation
| Bay Street Emeryville
Dancing Saved My Life: Free Outdoor Zumba | Bay Street Emeryville

Dance for a good cause. Join the community of dancers as you raise money for women currently dealing with cancer. All funds raised will support stress reduction retreats for women dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Zumba instructor, Andreina Febres, along with special guests, will lead fun, ...Every Sunday

Thursday, November 1

Strike Out Hunger: Free Bowling & Canned Food Drive | Kick Off
Thursday, November 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Limit one game per person per day. Does not include shoe rental ($3.81).
| Boardwalk Bowl
Strike Out Hunger: Free Bowling & Canned Food Drive | Kick Off

How’s your bowling average these days? Bring a can of food and bowl a free game at the Boardwalk Bowl in Santa Cruz from November 1 through December 31, 2018. All food donations go to Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Cruz County to help feed ...

Friday, November 2

2018 “Red Bull Heavy Water” Epic SUP Challenge | Window Closes Nov. 2
Friday, November 2 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch from the shore.
| Ocean Beach
2018 "Red Bull Heavy Water" Epic SUP Challenge | Window Closes Nov. 2

Red Bull Heavy Water, the most intense stand up paddling event in the world, will return as part of the 2018 APP World Tour circuit, with the event window beginning on Monday, October 15. Previous years have seen the course stretching 12km (7.5 miles) from ...

San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays
Friday, November 2 – 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, November 2 – 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, November 3

First Saturdays Free Outdoor Boot Camp | Oakland
Saturday, November 3 – 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

2018 “Snowbomb” Ski & Snowboard Festival: Saturday | Pier 35
Saturday, November 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 35
2018 "Snowbomb" Ski & Snowboard Festival: Saturday | Pier 35

Get ready for winter with $22.50 VIP passes to the 2018 SnowBomb Ski & Snowboard Festival. The festival is one of the biggest of its kind on the West Coast with over $1 million dollars in gear from top brands such as Burton, K2, Atomic, Rossignol and many, many ...

Sunday, November 4

2018 “Snowbomb” Ski & Snowboard Festival: Sunday | Pier 35
Sunday, November 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 35
2018 "Snowbomb" Ski & Snowboard Festival: Sunday | Pier 35

Get ready for winter with $22.50 VIP passes to the 2018 SnowBomb Ski & Snowboard Festival. The festival is one of the biggest of its kind on the West Coast with over $1 million dollars in gear from top brands such as Burton, K2, Atomic, Rossignol and many, many ...

Wednesday, November 7

Intro to Personal Safety & Self-Defense Class | SF
Wednesday, November 7 – 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

Friday, November 9

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, November 9 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (East Bay)
East Bay Bike Party

The East Bay Bike Party is a monthly mobile party for riders of all ages, experience levels, and bike types, to meet, ride, and play together in the streets on the second Friday of the month with upwards of 400 riders usually meeting at an East ...Monthly

Saturday, November 10

Free Redwood State Park Days: November 2018 | Second Saturdays
Saturday, November 10 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free with the promotional pass. Passes can be downloaded at FreeRedwoodsDays.org
| California Redwood State Parks
Free Redwood State Park Days: November 2018 | Second Saturdays

To celebrate 100 years of saving California’s iconic redwood forest, Save the Redwoods League and California State Parks are offering more than 16,000 free vehicle day-use passes to more than 40 redwood state parks on the second Saturday of each month in 2018. The passes cover ...

Free Outdoor Roller Skate Groove | SF
Saturday, November 10 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | NOW Hunters Point
Free Outdoor Roller Skate Groove | SF

They’re here to spread the joy of roller skating to all the communities in San Francisco and beyond. The Church of 8 Wheels will be bringing the special brand of roller skating to the people in Bayview/Hunters Point . It’s called the Bayview Skate Groove.  ...Monthly

Free Beginner Parkour “Urban Ninja” Class
Saturday, November 10 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location
Free Beginner Parkour "Urban Ninja" Class

SF Parkour hosts a free Beginner’s Parkour Class at noon on the second Saturday of each month. It is geared towards first timers and lasts 1.5 hours. Location: Each month the location rotates through Sunnyvale, UC Berkeley and the Embarcadero in SF. Please check the ...Monthly

Sunday, November 11

Free National Parks Day: Veterans Day | 2018
Free National Parks Day: Veterans Day | 2018

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 ...

The Final “Cal Sailing Club Open House” of 2018: Free Sailboat Rides | Berkeley
Sunday, November 11 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cal Sailing Club
The Final "Cal Sailing Club Open House" of 2018: Free Sailboat Rides | Berkeley

The Cal Sailing Club offers Free Sailboat Rides for the public aboard their fleet of dinghies (which are fast and zippy) and keelboats (larger and more stable). You’ll have a spectacular voyage and might get great views of UC Berkeley, the Bay Bridge, San Francisco ...

Monday, November 12

Intro to Personal Safety & Self-Defense Class | Berkeley
Monday, November 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Sports Basement (Berkeley)
Intro to Personal Safety & Self-Defense Class | Berkeley

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

Wednesday, November 14

Free AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley
Wednesday, November 14 – 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 9/11/18 – ...Monthly

Friday, November 16

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, November 16 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
San Jose Bike Party

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, November 17

San Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF
Saturday, November 17 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
San Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | 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

Saturday, November 24

RSVPs Open for December: Free Redwood State Park Days | Second Saturdays
Saturday, November 24 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free with the promotional pass. Passes can be downloaded at FreeRedwoodsDays.org
| California Redwood State Parks
RSVPs Open for December: Free Redwood State Park Days | Second Saturdays

To celebrate 100 years of saving California’s iconic redwood forest, Save the Redwoods League and California State Parks are offering more than 16,000 free vehicle day-use passes to more than 40 redwood state parks on the second Saturday of each month in 2018. The passes cover ...

Saturday, December 1

First Saturdays Free Outdoor Boot Camp | Oakland
Saturday, December 1 – 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, December 5

Intro to Personal Safety & Self-Defense Class | SF
Wednesday, December 5 – 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

Friday, December 7

San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays
Friday, December 7 – 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