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Thursday, June 21

2018 Summer Street Party Kickoff: Live Music & 100+ Hot Rods | Downtown Hayward
Thursday, June 21 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Hayward
2018 Summer Street Party Kickoff: Live Music & 100+ Hot Rods | Downtown Hayward
On June 21, the Bank of the West Stage will feature the West Coast Blues Society Caravan of All Stars, celebrating the upcoming Hayward/Russell City Blues Festival. Also performing that night will be Shark Punch on the Buffalo Bill’s Stage and The Royal Deuces on the ...
2018 “Summer Sounds” Kickoff: Mariachi Mestizo | Walnut Creek
Thursday, June 21 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Lesher Center for the Arts
2018 "Summer Sounds" Kickoff: Mariachi Mestizo | Walnut Creek

Summer Sounds Outside is a series of free concerts on the outside plaza which focuses on bringing high quality, eclectic new artists to the Lesher Center for the Arts in Walnut Creek. Concerts will take place from 5:30-7 pm on select Thursday evenings during the Summer ...

Adventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Concord
Thursday, June 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Road Runner Sports (Concord)
Adventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Concord

Adventure Run is a free, 60-minute scavenger-like fun run filled with hundreds of friends, giveaways, raffle prizes, music and even a beer garden on the 3rd Thursday of the month at the Concord Road Runner store. Free, but an RSVP is required. Your Adventure starts when ...

2018 Moraga Summer Concert Series Kick Off: Classic Rock Night | June 21-Aug. 16
Thursday, June 21 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Moraga Commons Park
2018 Moraga Summer Concert Series Kick Off: Classic Rock Night | June 21-Aug. 16

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 ...

Music & Market Summer Concerts: Lumberyard | Concord
Thursday, June 21 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Todos Santos Plaza
Music & Market Summer Concerts: Lumberyard | Concord

The 29th Annual Music & Market Series returns to Todos Santos Plaza featuring a cream of the crop schedule of Bay Area bands, and one of the best Farmers Markets anywhere in downtown Concord. The Farmers Market is from 4-8 pm with music from 6:30-8 ...

2018 Waterfront Flicks Kickoff & A’s Night: “The Sandlot” | Jack London Square
Thursday, June 21 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
2018 Waterfront Flicks Kickoff & A's Night: "The Sandlot" | Jack London Square
Waterfront Flicks begins on Thursday, June 21 with a special Oakland A’s night celebrating the 25th anniversary of the coming-of-age baseball film, “The Sandlot.” Guests will be treated to swag, fun activities, photo opportunities, and more, provided by the Oakland A’s. Oakland A’s Night 5–7 pm: Stomper visits with fans 5 ...

Friday, June 22

Montclair Fine Arts Sidewalk Festival | Oakland
Friday, June 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Montclair Village
Montclair Fine Arts Sidewalk Festival | Oakland

The Village sidewalks come alive with fine art and crafts for a juried festival. Stroll along Mountain Blvd., La Salle Ave. and Antioch Court as part of the Pacific Arts Festival. 2018 Pacific Fine Arts Festival June 22-24, 2018 – Friday/Saturday | 10 am to ...

Free Lunchtime Concert: Zydeco Flames | Oakland
Friday, June 22 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oakland City Center (12th Street)
Free Lunchtime Concert: Zydeco Flames | 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 from June 6th to August 29th. The concert series give a little taste of everything, from Motown and folk to classic and jazz ...

Rooftop Garden Concert: 10 Pc Variety Dance Band | Oakland
Friday, June 22 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kaiser Center
Rooftop Garden Concert: 10 Pc Variety Dance Band | Oakland

Pack your lunch and come listen to local jazz, rock, and hip hop musicians at the Kaiser Center’s roof garden free concert series from noon to 1 pm, every Friday from June 15 – September 14, 2018. The three acre roof garden at Oakland’s Kaiser Center was conceived as a semi-public park by ...

2018 Starlight Movie Night Season Opener: “Despicable Me 3” | Alameda
Friday, June 22 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Alameda Point Multi-Purpose Field
2018 Starlight Movie Night Season Opener: "Despicable Me 3" | Alameda

Gather your family, friends and neighbors, spread out your blankets on the field, and watch a free movie under the moon and stars in Alameda. The event starts at 6:30 pm with pre-show festivities of games and crafts for kids. The movie begins at 8:15 pm. ...

2018 Alamo’s Summer Concert Series Kick Off: Tom Petty Tribute | June 22-July 27
Friday, June 22 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Livorna Park
2018 Alamo's Summer Concert Series Kick Off: Tom Petty Tribute | June 22-July 27

Put your dancing shoes on, pack a picnic and enjoy live music with the small community of Alamo at Livorna Park, located at the corner of Miranda Avenue and Livorna Road. Bring blankets, chairs, flashlights, snacks, family and friends. Friday concerts start at 6:30 pm ...

Free Port of Oakland Harbor Tours & Giant Cranes | Oakland
Friday, June 22 – 6:45 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Jack London Square
Free Port of Oakland Harbor Tours & Giant Cranes | Oakland

Take a free 90-minute narrated harbor tour (May to October). Visitors will learn about the Port, its operations and economic impact on the region. Harbor tours provide a unique vantage point because marine terminals are closed to the public. The excursions are a great way to ...

“Dancing Under the Stars”: Bollywood Night | Jack London Square
Friday, June 22 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
"Dancing Under the Stars": Bollywood Night | Jack London Square

From experienced dancers to newbies, everyone is invited to an evening of rhythm, grooving and dancing under the stars. Dancers will kick-up their heels and pack Jack London Square for free dance lessons. 2018 Dancing Under The Stars Fridays, Summer 2018 | 7:30 pm Jack ...

“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Beer & Popcorn | Oakland
"Comedy Soup": Music, Comedy, Free Beer & Popcorn | Oakland
6/22 Lineup: Variety performer this week is Katerina Countiss. Comics will include: Shelbi Evans Trish Pandya Haley Bentham Archdeacon Michael Alveranga

Saturday, June 23

Montclair Fine Arts Sidewalk Festival | Oakland
Saturday, June 23 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Montclair Village
Montclair Fine Arts Sidewalk Festival | Oakland

The Village sidewalks come alive with fine art and crafts for a juried festival. Stroll along Mountain Blvd., La Salle Ave. and Antioch Court as part of the Pacific Arts Festival. 2018 Pacific Fine Arts Festival June 22-24, 2018 – Friday/Saturday | 10 am to ...

Free Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Old Oakland
Free Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Old Oakland

Old Oakland Tour: This tour explores the 1870s business district where carefully restored brick commercial buildings now house offices, galleries and eateries. The historic district is a visible reminder of Oakland’s designation in 1869 as the Western Terminus of the Transcontinental Railroad. Tour begins at ...

2018 Kiteboarding Competition: Big Air, Freestyle & Poker Run | East Bay
Saturday, June 23 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Riverview Park
2018 Kiteboarding Competition: Big Air, Freestyle & Poker Run | East Bay

Come witness the fourth annual Delta Board Meeting, June 23rd & 24th, 2018 in Pittsburg, California. Watch as kiteboarders compete in the disciplines of big air, freestyle, and an all new poker run in the Delta Waters to fight for the top spot. Don’t miss out on the action ...

2018 Summer Sailstice: Free Sailboat Rides, Boat Building & Live Music | Alameda
Saturday, June 23 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Encinal Yacht Club
2018 Summer Sailstice: Free Sailboat Rides, Boat Building & Live Music | Alameda
Take to the waters to celebrate the annual Summer Sailstice featuring free sailboat rides, a Boat Building Contest, exhibits, seminars, live music and more. Summer Sailstice brings together everyone who loves wind, water and sailing. Sail in, motor in, or just come down for a full weekend of sailing, ...
BBQ-A-Newbie: Burning Man Family Reunion Picnic | Murdock Park
Saturday, June 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free. but an RSVP is requested.
| Murdock Park
BBQ-A-Newbie: Burning Man Family Reunion Picnic | Murdock Park
You’re invited to the Burner family reunion picnic and the last hoorah before they head for the desert at this South Bay and East Bay joint picnic on June 23, 2018. Free, but an RSVP is requested. This is a get-together is for the entire community, and they’re ...
2018 “Music in the Park” Opening Concert | Danville
Saturday, June 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oak Hill Park
2018 "Music in the Park" Opening Concert | Danville

Now in its 33rd year, the town of Danville continues offering this summer music tradition to the public. Spend four Saturdays under the sun surrounded by friends, neighbors, and great music. Bring a blanket, a picnic, and the whole family for singing, dancing, and socializing. ...

La Peña 43rd Anniversary Party: “La Chamba Concert” | Berkeley
Saturday, June 23 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | La Peña Cultural Center
La Peña 43rd Anniversary Party: "La Chamba Concert" | Berkeley

La Peña Cultural Center celebrates 43 years of art and activism in the Bay and beyond throughout the month of June with a variety of programming representing the many communities that make La Peña the East Bay’s beacon of intersectional Latinx culture and beyond. “La ...

Sunday, June 24

Montclair Fine Arts Sidewalk Festival | Oakland
Sunday, June 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Montclair Village
Montclair Fine Arts Sidewalk Festival | Oakland

The Village sidewalks come alive with fine art and crafts for a juried festival. Stroll along Mountain Blvd., La Salle Ave. and Antioch Court as part of the Pacific Arts Festival. 2018 Pacific Fine Arts Festival June 22-24, 2018 – Friday/Saturday | 10 am to ...

2018 Kiteboarding Competition: Big Air, Freestyle & Poker Run | East Bay
Sunday, June 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Riverview Park
2018 Kiteboarding Competition: Big Air, Freestyle & Poker Run | East Bay

Come witness the fourth annual Delta Board Meeting, June 23rd & 24th, 2018 in Pittsburg, California. Watch as kiteboarders compete in the disciplines of big air, freestyle, and an all new poker run in the Delta Waters to fight for the top spot. Don’t miss out on the action ...

Salsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party | Emeryville
Sunday, June 24 – 2:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Bay Street Emeryville
Salsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party | Emeryville

Bay Street turns up the heat with Salsa Sundays, an all-new music series featuring a live salsa band and plenty of room to dance every Sunday from 2:30 & 4 pm in June 2018. Salsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party Sundays in June ...

Monday, June 25

Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland
Monday, June 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door
| Club 21
Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland

Nerd Nite East Bay is a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots of free drinks, and put them on stage in front of a couple hundred tipsy nerds. Sometimes it’s funny, sometimes it’s salacious, and it’s always nerdy. Nerd ...

Tuesday, June 26

$1 Summer Family Movie Festival: Despicable Me 2 & How to Train Your Dragon 2 | Dublin
Tuesday, June 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
| Hacienda Crossings Stadium 21 & IMAX
$1 Summer Family Movie Festival: Despicable Me 2 & How to Train Your Dragon 2 | Dublin

Regal Theaters across the Bay Area have once again planned a fun-filled Summer Movie Express of select family movies for $1 for kids and parents from June to August. Watch select G or PG rated movies for only a dollar on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 am. Participating ...

$1 Summer Family Movie Festival: Despicable Me 2 & How to Train Your Dragon 2 | Fairfield
Tuesday, June 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
| Fairfield Stadium 16 & IMAX
$1 Summer Family Movie Festival: Despicable Me 2 & How to Train Your Dragon 2 | Fairfield

Regal Theaters across the Bay Area have once again planned a fun-filled Summer Movie Express of select family movies for $1 for kids and parents from June to August. Watch select G or PG rated movies for only a dollar on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 am. Participating ...

Summertime Outdoor Blues Concert | Orinda
Tuesday, June 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Community Park
Summertime Outdoor Blues Concert | Orinda

Bring your family and friends down to Orinda Community Park for Summer Concerts in the Park. This event is free and open to the community. Families are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy the evening. 2018 Schedule 6/12 – 3 Day Weekend  6/19 ...

Last Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland
Tuesday, June 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| The Layover
Last Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland

Laugh City is a monthly comedy show bringing comedians from HBO, Showtime, Comedy Central and Late Night TV to Oakland every last Tuesday at 8 pm. DJ B.C. spins music after the show. The show takes place at The Layover (1517 Franklin St). 21 and up. Doors open at 7 pm. Free, ...

Wednesday, June 27

Oakland Free Guided Walking Tours | Chinatown
Oakland Free Guided Walking Tours | Chinatown

Learn about the contributions of Chinese and other Asian immigrants to the history of both California and the Bay Area. Stroll along sidewalk markets filled with fresh fish as well as exotic fruits and vegetables. View changing displays in the Oakland Asian Cultural Center. in ...