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Sunday, August 9

San Mateo County History Museum’s Victorian Days: Tea Party & Fashion Show
Sunday, August 9 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE
San Mateo County History Museum's Victorian Days: Tea Party & Fashion Show
On August 9, 2020, the San Mateo County History Museum will again present its Victorian Days, but this time as an online event. Kids can get ready for a Victorian afternoon by making their own hat, fan, pocket watch and calling cards with templates provided ...
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile
Sunday, August 9 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | 37th and Ortega (SF)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile

Come eat, drink, shop, play, connect and be local at the Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile, a festive open-air, year-round weekly market featuring local farmers, ranchers, food artisans, merchants, makers, artists and organizations on a closed-to-traffic 37th Avenue between Ortega and Pacheco. Outer Sunset ...Every Sunday

Pistahan 2020: Virtual Filipino Cultural Festival
Sunday, August 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE
Pistahan 2020: Virtual Filipino Cultural Festival

The Filipino American Arts Exposition (FAAE) reimagines San Francisco’s 27th annual Pistahan Parade and Festival into “Pistahan Together @ Home,” a virtual festival and online cultural experience for 2020. Moving the parade and festival into virtual formats is in accordance with local public health guidelines ...

Empowerment Self-Defense Online Classes
Empowerment Self-Defense Online Classes
IMPACT Bay Area is offering online classes to empower the community during the pandemic. From using your voice to expanding your self-care toolkit, we are here to help you and your loved ones grow your safety and confidence while remaining safe at home in support ...
Stern Grove’s “Best of the Fest” Virtual Concert Series
Sunday, August 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Stern Grove
Stern Grove's "Best of the Fest" Virtual Concert Series

The Stern Grove free outdoor music festival was initially scheduled to take place on Sundays from June 14 through August 16, 2020. It is the first time in the Festival’s long history that it has been canceled. This summer, in place of canceled performances, the ...Every Sunday

Sunday Barbecue & Wine Tasting on Treasure Island
Sunday Barbecue & Wine Tasting on Treasure Island

Is there a better way to spend a Sunday afternoon with family & friends than with great barbecue food and award winning wine? Join us for our Sunday Barbecue & Wine Tasting at Sol Rouge Winery tasting room at Winemaker Studios on our large outdoor ...

“In Yo Hood” Peaceful Protest and Rally to Disband SFPD
Sunday, August 9 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE
"In Yo Hood" Peaceful Protest and Rally to Disband SFPD
Yes, we are at it again. In Yo Hood – Peaceful Protest and Rally to disband SFPD and provide a new solution for a better safer San Francisco. Thank you for your consistent support. Meet up at Balboa BART station to march to San Francisco Police ...
Black Lives Matter Peaceful Skate Protest in Walnut Creek
Sunday, August 9 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Walnut Creek Civic Park
Black Lives Matter Peaceful Skate Protest in Walnut Creek
This is the second peaceful skate protest in Walnut Creek. All wheels and walkers are welcome; please be socially distant and wear a mask if you join in. This protest is in support of the BLM movement and in Walnut Creek, we are seeking justice for ...
City Lights Virtual Talk: The Bomb: Understanding its History and the Hope for a Nuclear-Free Future
Sunday, August 9 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but reservations are required
| Zoom
City Lights Virtual Talk: The Bomb: Understanding its History and the Hope for a Nuclear-Free Future
City Lights Booksellers & Publishers in conjunction with San Francisco Bay Physicians for Social Responsibility present: The Bomb: Understanding its History and the Hope for a Nuclear-Free Future. A discussion with Fred Kaplan, James L Nolan Jr., Dr. Tova Fuller & Dr. Robert Gould (of Physicians ...
George Floyd Ocean Beach Memorial Stroll at Sunset
Sunday, August 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach (Vicente St.)
George Floyd Ocean Beach Memorial Stroll at Sunset

Come gather every week at sunset at the George Floyd Ocean Beach Memorial, located where Vicente reaches the sand on the concrete walkway at Ocean Beach in the Outer Sunset just north of the San Francisco Zoo. Social distance, mouth coverings, peaceful. It planned for ...Every Sunday

Monday, August 10

SF Public Libraries Brand New Curbside Pickup: Opening Day
Monday, August 10 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
SF Public Libraries Brand New Curbside Pickup: Opening Day

The San Francisco Public Library is launching their SFPL To Go service which will enable San Francisco Public Library cardholders to pick up and return their materials at select library locations throughout the City. SFPL To Go is a service that safely delivers requested library ...

Virtual Talk: Author Molly Wizenberg in Conversation w/ Esmé Weijun Wang
Monday, August 10 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Virtual Talk: Author Molly Wizenberg in Conversation w/ Esmé Weijun Wang
Join us on Monday, August 10 at 5pm PDT when Molly Wizenberg discusses her memoir The Fixed Stars with Esmé Weijun Wang on Zoom. Praise for The Fixed Stars “The Fixed Stars is that rare thing, a groundbreaking, essential book about sexuality. Wizenberg’s incisive, generous laying-bare of ...
The Marsh’s Zoom Storytelling Night: 4 Performers Every Monday
The Marsh's Zoom Storytelling Night: 4 Performers Every Monday

As many of you know, The Marsh has postponed all in-person shows until further notice, but that won’t stop Monday Night Marsh from continuing to bring you the unique stories we all love. Monday Night MarshStream is our new Monday Night Marsh with a few ...Every Monday

Tuesday, August 11

Happy 86th Birthday Alcatraz
Tuesday, August 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Alcatraz Island
Happy 86th Birthday Alcatraz
Alcatraz reveals stories of American incarceration, justice, and our common humanity. Often called “The Rock,” this famous prison was built on the small rocky island in the Bay of San Francisco. This small island was once a fort, a military prison, and a maximum-security federal ...
Zendesk Webinar “Let’s Talk Change” w/ Shark Tank Cast Members
Tuesday, August 11 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE
Zendesk Webinar "Let's Talk Change" w/ Shark Tank Cast Members
This live virtual event focuses on leading through change, entrepreneurship, and the importance of customer retention in our new, ever-evolving consumer landscape. The event will feature an interactive panel discussion with CX leaders (Shark Tank cast members and Zendesk customers) followed by a Zendesk perspective ...
SF Public Library’s New Curbside Pickup Opening: Excelsior Branch
Tuesday, August 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE
SF Public Library's New Curbside Pickup Opening: Excelsior Branch

The San Francisco Public Library is launching their SFPL To Go service which will enable San Francisco Public Library cardholders to pick up and return their materials at select library locations throughout the City. SFPL To Go is a service that safely delivers requested library ...

Green Apple Books’ Author Talk: “A House Is a Body”
Tuesday, August 11 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Green Apple Books' Author Talk: "A House Is a Body"
Join us on Tuesday, August 11 at 5pm PDT when Shruti Swamy discusses her story collection A House Is a Body with Meng Jin on Zoom. Praise for A House Is a Body “The winner of two O. Henry Prizes, Shruti Swamy will publish her first short-story ...
$5.50 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, August 11 – 8:30 pm | Cost: $5.50*
*$5.50 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $1.75
| Solano 2 Drive In
$5.50 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord, have reopened for nightly film screenings this week, but with new rules in place to ensure minimal contact. Thanks to Alt105 for letting us know. ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, August 12

Free Admission Hour “Japanese Tea Garden” at GG Park
Free Admission Hour "Japanese Tea Garden" at GG Park

The Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park officially re-opened its doors to the public Wednesday, July 22 with modifications to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced today. Formerly open seven days a week, the Japanese Tea Garden ...Every Wednesday

Free Online Workshop: Make a Website Using WordPress
Wednesday, August 12 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| https://www.techgirlz.org/techshopz/category/workshops/
Free Online Workshop: Make a Website Using WordPress
Ever think about starting your own business someday or possibly creating your own blog? Learning WordPress now will help get you ready to share with the world! In this workshop, students will create their own website using WordPress. They will learn how to set up a ...
SF Library’s Author Talk w/ Marke Bieschke: “Into the Streets”
Wednesday, August 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
SF Library's Author Talk w/ Marke Bieschke: "Into the Streets"
An evening with Mark Bieschke in celebration of his latest book, Into the Streets: A Young Person’s Visual History of Protest in the United States. Bieschke is the publisher and arts editor of 48 Hills and the SF Bay Guardian and the author most recently ...
Free Drive-In Movie Night w/ Apple Films “Boys State” in San Jose
Wednesday, August 12 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| Capitol 6 Drive-In (San Jose)
Free Drive-In Movie Night w/ Apple Films "Boys State" in San Jose
The sensational winner of the Grand Jury Prize for documentary at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, Boys State is a wildly entertaining and continually revealing immersion into a week-long annual program in which a thousand Texas high school seniors gather for an elaborate mock exercise: ...

Thursday, August 13

Online Storytelling With the Dragon
Thursday, August 13 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Pay What You Can, Suggested donation of $5-10
Online Storytelling With the Dragon

Dragon’s Co-Artistic Director Alika and her friend, Mr. Reginald T. Hedgehog read from faerie tales and folklore from Aesop to Anansi as well as contemporary books that help us understand what’s happening in the world around us. Free event on Dragon’s Facebook Live Stream (https://www.facebook.com/DragonProductions/live) ...Every Thursday

The Underground: Virtual Comedy Show
Thursday, August 13 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated, pay what you can.
The Underground: Virtual Comedy Show

Comedy Underground goes virtual! Enjoy some of the best comics from around the world from the safety and comfort of your own home on Zoom. The Zoom link will be emailed to you as soon as you register for the event. The show is donation ...Every Thursday

Funcheap’s Live Zoom Comedy Roast Night w/ Chris Riggins
Funcheap's Live Zoom Comedy Roast Night w/ Chris Riggins

Get ready for Funcheap’s live interactive virtual comedy show on Zoom from Copper Spoon in Oakland hosted by Chris Riggins. Tune in, get some LIVE laughs and kill an hour with us instead of Netflix. This is part stand-up comedy show and part interactive comedy ...Every Thursday

Friday, August 14

Actor Online Lunchtime Workout
Friday, August 14 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Pay what you can, suggested donation of $5-10
Actor Online Lunchtime Workout

Join the lunchtime workout of your acting muscles!  This is open to actors and non-actors alike as a way to take a break mid-day to get a little time paying attention to your mind, body and voice as you follow along. Actor Online Lunchtime Workout ...Every Friday

Outdoor Alameda Porch Music: Social Distancing Concert
Friday, August 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Outdoor Alameda Porch Music: Social Distancing Concert

We love what locals are doing in Alameda. Please be advised. We are letting you know about a hyper-local neighborhood community event. If you do not live within walking distance of the event, please do not attend. If you love it too, consider starting this ...Every Friday

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, August 14 – 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

“Crazy Funny Asians” Virtual Comedy Live from San Francisco
"Crazy Funny Asians" Virtual Comedy Live from San Francisco

Now Online! Inspired by the blockbuster movie, see some of the Bay Area’s top comedians at San Francisco’s Crazy Funny Asians comedy showcase! Let’s celebrate the Bay’s Asian-American culture and heritage with laughs. Join Us – RSVP on Eventbrite and we’ll send you the secret ...Every Friday

Saturday, August 15

San Francisco Zen Center Online Meditation Session
Saturday, August 15 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Donation is encouraged
San Francisco Zen Center Online Meditation Session
Learn how to meditate with Dr. Lucy Xiao of the San Francisco Zen Meditation Center. This virtual session for beginners will introduce you to the benefits of meditation, which can help settle the body and mind amid the swirl of daily life. Sitting in a balanced posture creates ...