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Wednesday, April 1

CANCELED: 1st Annual San Francisco Silly Walk | 2020
Wednesday, April 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 14
CANCELED: 1st Annual San Francisco Silly Walk | 2020
UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Inspired by Monty Python-inspired “Silly Walk“ events around the world to start one here in San Francisco. On April 1st, please join and the rest of whoever is cool and brave (and silly) enough in San ...
CANCELED: Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa
CANCELED: Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Monthly

Thursday, April 2

Live Stream Bay Area Farm Tour: Baby Goats + Watch Veggies Grow
Thursday, April 2 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Live Stream Bay Area Farm Tour: Baby Goats + Watch Veggies Grow
Spend an afternoon on a Santa Rosa farm with baby goats, mama goats, chickens ducks and cows  plus fruits, flowers and vegetable garden beds. While the world right now is full of uncertainty, challenge and change for all of us, I want to try and spread ...
CANCELED: Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin
Thursday, April 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lower Polk / Gulch Corridor
CANCELED: Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Monthly

CANCELED: Castro Art Walk | First Thursdays
Thursday, April 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Castro
CANCELED: Castro Art Walk | First Thursdays

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Monthly

Friday, April 3

Timbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco
Timbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco

Come down to Timbuk2 Factory and Headquarters for a 60-minute behind-the-scenes look at the product design, marketing, and of course the (spoiler alert) office gong, disco ball and kegerator. Free tours take place at 11 am on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are ...Monthly

POSTPONED: “Oakland First Fridays” Street Festival
Friday, April 3 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Telegraph & 27th
POSTPONED: "Oakland First Fridays" Street Festival

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been postponed. Monthly

Saturday, April 4

“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, April 4 – 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

Free Guided Trail & Nature Walk | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, April 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake
Free Guided Trail & Nature Walk | Golden Gate Park

Explore SF’s natural areas with a free guided nature walk while socializing with new friends, feeling fit, and finding new inspiration in our city’s native plants and wildlife. All walks start at 10:00am are Free, and require no pre-registration. Free Saturday Nature Walks | Schedule Golden ...Monthly

Nike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands
Saturday, April 4 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Nike Missile Site
Nike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands

Get an upclose look at a restored Cold War anti-aircraft missile site and hear intriguing stories from Nike veterans, park rangers, and volunteers from 12:30-3:30 pm, every first Saturday of the month. This valuable historical resource is the only restored Nike missile site in the entire country. It’s a ...Monthly

CANCELED: MAPP: Art & Performance Crawl | Mission Dist.
Saturday, April 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Mission District
CANCELED: MAPP: Art & Performance Crawl | Mission Dist.
UPDATE: Due to coronavirus concerns, this event has been cancelled. MAPP is a familia, a community and a series of arts, music and activist events that has been taking place in the Mission for over 16 years. MAPP is always the first Saturday of the month ...

Tuesday, April 7

CANCELED: April Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay
CANCELED: April Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay
UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled.

Friday, April 10

Vallejo Art Walk | Second Fridays
Friday, April 10 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Vallejo
Vallejo Art Walk | Second Fridays

The monthly Vallejo Art Walk showcases a variety of nationally accomplished and upcoming local creatives in the historic downtown Vallejo arts district from 5-10 pm on the second Friday of every month, on Georgia, Marin, and Virginia streets. Explore over 25 participating galleries and shops, and ...Monthly

Sunday, April 12

16 Free San Francisco Walking Tours | Easter Sunday 2020
16 Free San Francisco Walking Tours | Easter Sunday 2020
Take some time on Easter Sunday to learn something new about the city you love on a guided walk around San Francisco on Sunday, April 12, 2020. 2020 Easter Sunday Walking Tours 11:00 am: Alfred Hitchcock’s San Francisco 11:00 am: Billionaires’ Row: Outer Broadway Architecture 11:00 am: Castro: Tales ...

Thursday, April 16

Walk to Work Day 2020: Free Treats & Giveaways | SF
Thursday, April 16 – 7:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Everything offered is while supplies last. Must hubs are open from 7:30-10:30 am.
| All Over San Francisco
Walk to Work Day 2020: Free Treats & Giveaways | SF
Walk to Work Day is the annual celebration of the walking city – and of everyone who walks. The eighth annual Walk to Work Day. San Francisco is a walking city. Whether you live here, work here, or are visiting, it’s one of the best things ...
Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours | SoMa
Thursday, April 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Market & New Montgomery St
Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours | SoMa

Hidden stories and surprises abound in a free 90-minute walking tour in the Yerba Buena neighborhood of San Francisco’s history, art, poetry, architecture and activism, including live performances of characters that gave the city its unique reputation. Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours Every 3rd Thursday ...Monthly

Friday, April 17

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, April 17 – 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, April 18

3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland
Saturday, April 18 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (Oakland)
3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland

Every third Saturday, the Oakland Art Murmur presents a free guided walking tour based on a different theme each tour. Tours take place on the third Saturday of each month and are led by prominent Oakland gallery directors, curators, writers, and artists. You may check their website ...Monthly

Sunday, April 19

Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford
Sunday, April 19 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Cantor Arts Center
Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford

Stanford University’s distinguished outdoor art collection includes nearly 100 sculptures and features important figurative and abstract works in a variety of media by artists of the late 19th century to the present. This tour begins in front of the Cantor Arts Center with marble statues, ...Monthly

Presidio Chapel Open House/Docent Tour | SF
Sunday, April 19 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio Chapel
Presidio Chapel Open House/Docent Tour | SF
Visit the historic Spanish Colonial Revival style Presidio Chapel, built by the Army in 1931, with a breathtaking view of San Francisco Bay. It is home to a 33′ mural by Victor Arnautoff, a protégé of Diego Rivera, and stained glass windows by Willemina Ogterop, ...
SF’s “Antique Vibrator Museum” Free Guided Tour Day | Good Vibrations
SF's "Antique Vibrator Museum" Free Guided Tour Day | Good Vibrations

Did you know SF has an Antique Vibrator Museum? Take a free tour of this unique space every 3rd Sunday of the month with Antique Vibrator Museum curator Dr. Carol Queen.  Free, but you must RSVP at least 72 hours in advance by calling the Polk St. store ...Monthly

Friday, April 24

San Francisco Critical Mass
Friday, April 24 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Embarcadero Plaza
San Francisco Critical Mass

Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in San Francisco starting at 5:30 pm at Justin Herman Plaza (foot of Market Street) and in cities around the world. Everyone is invited. No one is in charge. Bring your ...Monthly

Candle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley
Friday, April 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated, though not required.
| Grace North Church
Candle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley

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

Sunday, April 26

Presidio Chapel Open House/Docent Tour | SF
Sunday, April 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio Chapel
Presidio Chapel Open House/Docent Tour | SF
Visit the historic Spanish Colonial Revival style Presidio Chapel, built by the Army in 1931, with a breathtaking view of San Francisco Bay. It is home to a 33′ mural by Victor Arnautoff, a protégé of Diego Rivera, and stained glass windows by Willemina Ogterop, ...

Friday, May 1

Timbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco
Timbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco

Come down to Timbuk2 Factory and Headquarters for a 60-minute behind-the-scenes look at the product design, marketing, and of course the (spoiler alert) office gong, disco ball and kegerator. Free tours take place at 11 am on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are ...Monthly

“Oakland First Fridays” Street Festival
Friday, May 1 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Telegraph & 27th
"Oakland First Fridays" Street Festival

Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month from 5-9p. for five huge blocks on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Oakland’s KONO district (Koreatown/Northgate) springs to life with for this event, with galleries, ...Monthly

Saturday, May 2

“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, May 2 – 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

Free Guided Trail & Nature Walk | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, May 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake
Free Guided Trail & Nature Walk | Golden Gate Park

Explore SF’s natural areas with a free guided nature walk while socializing with new friends, feeling fit, and finding new inspiration in our city’s native plants and wildlife. All walks start at 10:00am are Free, and require no pre-registration. Free Saturday Nature Walks | Schedule Golden ...Monthly

CANCELED: 2020 Spring Open Studios: 100+ Artists | Mission District
Saturday, May 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP not required.
| Mission District
CANCELED: 2020 Spring Open Studios: 100+ Artists | Mission District

UPDATE: Due to Corona Virus concerns, this event has been canceled at this time. A possible new date will be announced so please check their website for updates. Mission Artists is entering their second decade of connecting and showcasing artists in the Mission. Come out ...

Nike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands
Saturday, May 2 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Nike Missile Site
Nike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands

Get an upclose look at a restored Cold War anti-aircraft missile site and hear intriguing stories from Nike veterans, park rangers, and volunteers from 12:30-3:30 pm, every first Saturday of the month. This valuable historical resource is the only restored Nike missile site in the entire country. It’s a ...Monthly