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Tuesday, June 18

Summertime Outdoor Jazz Concert | Orinda
Tuesday, June 18 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Community Park
Summertime Outdoor Jazz Concert | Orinda

Bring your family and friends down to Orinda Community Park for Summer Concerts in the Park on most Tuesday nights. This event is free and open to the community. Families are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy the evening. 2019 Concert Schedule (6:30 ...

Wednesday, June 19

Free Oakland Guided Walking Tours | African-American History
Free Oakland Guided Walking Tours | African-American History

Stroll through downtown and discover the places where Oakland African American leaders have made their marks. Learn how Lionel Wilson, Delilah Beasley, Robert Maynard, the Dellums family, Josephine Baker, and others changed the Bay Area and California. Tour begins at 10 am in front of ...

Oakland A’s $1 Game vs. Baltimore Orioles | 2019
Wednesday, June 19 – 12:37 pm | Cost: $1*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum
Oakland A's $1 Game vs. Baltimore Orioles | 2019

Make an impact in the community during every Wednesday A’s home game with Community Impact Wednesdays in section 322. Pick your price and all tickets proceeds benefit the Oakland A’s charitable arm, which takes an innovative and dynamic approach to support education, promote youth sports, ...

East Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland
Wednesday, June 19 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
| Lost & Found

East Bay Green Drinks, started in 2000, and is a monthly community and networking event for people involved in sustainable business, environmental and social causes, local and organic food, green architecture and design, media, communications, education, construction, clean energy and more. Free, but RSVP is ...Monthly

“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland
Wednesday, June 19 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Uptown Nightclub
"Moonlight Comedy": Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland

Lineup for 6/19: Liz Stone (SF Punchline, Cobb’s Comedy Club) Ryan Goodcase (SF Punchline, Cobb’s Comedy Club) Paul Conyers (SF Punchline, Cobb’s Comedy Club) Matt Gubser (SF Punchline, Cobb’s Comedy Club) & more! Every Wednesday

Jokelandish: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | Oakland
Wednesday, June 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $1*
*$1 with code "funcheapbaby" on Eventbrite; otherwise, it's $5.
| The Hatch
Jokelandish: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | Oakland

Jokelandish is a monthly premier stand-up comedy showcase from co-producers Nicole Calasich (ABC), Chad Opitz, and Brooke Heinichen (This Week In Blackness). Happening every 3rd Wednesday at 8 pm at The Hatch in downtown Oakland, Jokelandish features the best comedians from the Bay Area and ...Monthly

Thursday, June 20

Summer Street Party Kickoff: Live Music & 100+ Hot Rods | Downtown Hayward
Thursday, June 20 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Hayward
Summer Street Party Kickoff: Live Music & 100+ Hot Rods | Downtown Hayward

The 2019 downtown Hayward 3rd Thursday Street Party goes into its 20th season from 5:30-8:30 pm on June 20, July 18, and August 15 with live bands, a classic car show, street entertainers, and kids’ rides for the whole family. A free family fun with ...

Moraga Summer Concert: Classic Rock | East Bay
Thursday, June 20 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Moraga Commons Park
Moraga Summer Concert: Classic Rock | East Bay

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 Concert: Feel-good Reggae | Concord
Thursday, June 20 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Todos Santos Plaza
Music & Market Summer Concert: Feel-good Reggae | Concord

The 30th 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 ...

2019 Summer Movie in the Park Kickoff: “Mary Poppins Returns” | Orinda
Thursday, June 20 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Community Park
2019 Summer Movie in the Park Kickoff: "Mary Poppins Returns" | Orinda

The Orinda Parks and Recreation Department is happy to bring back Movies in the Park for another year. This event is free and open to the community. Families are encouraged to bring their blankets, lawn chairs, and don’t forget the popcorn. Orinda Movies in the Park Thursday ...

Friday, June 21

First Day of Summer: Free Swimming Day | East Bay Regional Parks
First Day of Summer: Free Swimming Day | East Bay Regional Parks

It’s finally summer, so why not go for a swim, especially since it’s free today — and every Friday throughout the rest of the year. Every Friday

Rooftop Garden Concert: Latin Jazz | Oakland
Friday, June 21 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kaiser Center
Rooftop Garden Concert: Latin Jazz | Oakland

Pack your lunch and come listen to local jazz, rock, and hip hop musicians at the Lakeside Roof Garden (formally known as the Kaiser Roof Garden) free concert series from noon to 1 pm, every Friday from June 14 – September 13, 2019. The three acre roof garden at Oakland’s ...

2019 IKEA All-You-Can-Eat Swedish Midsommar Smörgåsbord | Emeryville
2019 IKEA All-You-Can-Eat Swedish Midsommar Smörgåsbord | Emeryville
“Midsommar” (Midsummer) is celebrated in many parts of the world as the longest day of the year. In the northern parts of Sweden, the sun actually never sets and there is daylight both night and day. Come to IKEA in Emeryville for the annual Swedish Midsommar all-you-can-eat ...
2019 Starlight Movie Night Season Opener: “Trolls” | Alameda
Friday, June 21 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Alameda Point Multi-Purpose Field
2019 Starlight Movie Night Season Opener: "Trolls" | 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. ...

2019 Concert Kick Off: Beatles Tribute in the Park | Alamo
Friday, June 21 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Livorna Park
2019 Concert Kick Off: Beatles Tribute in the Park | Alamo

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 21 – 6:45 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP 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 ...

Bicycle Art Salon | Oakland

Please note, Bicycle Art Salon is no longer taking place. The Bicycle Art Salon is a discussion group on the subject(s) of art, film, music, bicycles and more, at the home and studio of Slimm Buick every third Friday, except for July and November. Free, but ...Monthly

Live On The Square: Swing | Jack London Square
Friday, June 21 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Live On The Square: Swing | Jack London Square

Jack London Square announced that after a successful 10 years, its popular Dancing Under the Stars summer dance series will expand to Live on the Square, a free festival featuring offering additional entertainment, food, and fun in addition to the weekly dance lessons. Live on the Square will ...

2019 Movies Under the Stars Kick Off: “Bumblebee” | Walnut Creek
Friday, June 21 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free.
| Tice Valley Park
2019 Movies Under the Stars Kick Off: "Bumblebee" | Walnut Creek
Bumblebee (2018): On the run in the year of 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken.

Saturday, June 22

Lake Chabot Free Concerts in the Park | East Bay
Saturday, June 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Lake Chabot (Castro Valley)
Lake Chabot Free Concerts in the Park | East Bay

Celebrate the East Bay Regional Park District’s 85th Anniversary. There are 73 regional parks planning special events and programs, including Free Park Fridays, Free Concerts In The Parks, and a Free Multicultural Festival. 85th East Bay Regional Parks Anniversary from April – December ...Every Friday

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

Old Oakland Tour: Walk through what was once the western terminus of the Transcontinental Railroad. Formerly Oakland’s bustling downtown district in the days of railroads and streetcars, this area’s grand, brick, commercial Victorian buildings, now restored, continue to thrive as offices, galleries and eateries. Visit ...

East Bay Open Studios 2019 | June 22
Saturday, June 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over East Bay
East Bay Open Studios 2019 | June 22

Visit artists’ studios, glimpse the creative process, and purchase work directly from local artists on its new format, now over three weekends in June during East Bay Open Studios. The event is a great opportunity for artists and art collectors to connect one-on-one with one ...

BBQ-A-Newbie: Burning Man Family Reunion Picnic | Murdock Park
Saturday, June 22 – 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 22, 2019. Free, but an RSVP is requested. This is a get-together is for the entire community, and ...
2019 Summer Sailstice: Free Sailboat Rides, Boat Building & Live Music | Alameda
Saturday, June 22 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Encinal Yacht Club
2019 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, ...
2019 Summer Solstice Celebration | Berkeley
Saturday, June 22 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Live Oak Park
2019 Summer Solstice Celebration | Berkeley
Join  the weekend prior to Summer Solstice for a community ritual, picnic, and BBQ. The ritual will be at Live Oak Park in North Berkeley, where they have reserved a BBQ area. 2019 Summer Solstice Celebration Saturday, June 22, 2019 | 4 pm to 7 pm Live Oak Berkeley, ...
2019 “Music in the Park” Opening Concert | Danville
Saturday, June 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oak Hill Park
2019 "Music in the Park" Opening Concert | Danville

Now in its 34th 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 44th Anniversary Party: Fiesta Internacional w/ DJ José Ruíz | Berkeley
Saturday, June 22 – 8:30 pm | Cost: $4.44*
*Door Cover: $4.44 in advance online / $8 at the door ($9 with credit card)
| La Peña Cultural Center
La Peña 44th Anniversary Party: Fiesta Internacional w/ DJ José Ruíz | Berkeley

Get ready to dance to a variety of rhythms from Latin America and around the globe in celebration of La Peña’s 44th Anniversary. La Peña Cultural Center celebrates 44 years of art and activism in the Bay and beyond throughout the month of June with ...

Sunday, June 23

East Bay Open Studios 2019 | Final Day
Sunday, June 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over East Bay
East Bay Open Studios 2019 | Final Day

Visit artists’ studios, glimpse the creative process, and purchase work directly from local artists on its new format, now over three weekends in June during East Bay Open Studios. The event is a great opportunity for artists and art collectors to connect one-on-one with one ...

Tuesday, June 25

$1 Movie Festival: Teen Titans Go & Paddington 2 | Dublin
Tuesday, June 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
| Hacienda Crossings Stadium 21 & IMAX
$1 Movie Festival: Teen Titans Go & Paddington 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 September. Watch select G or PG rated movies for only a dollar on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 ...

$1 Movie Festival: Teen Titans Go & Paddington 2 | Fairfield
Tuesday, June 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
| Fairfield Stadium 16 & IMAX
$1 Movie Festival: Teen Titans Go & Paddington 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 September. Watch select G or PG rated movies for only a dollar on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 ...