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Sunday, August 7

“The Cut” SF’s New Outdoor Cinema (The Sandlot + Do The Right Thing)
"The Cut" SF's New Outdoor Cinema (The Sandlot + Do The Right Thing)

The Cut Outdoor Cinema is now open! The Cut will bring the only year-round outdoor cinema in SF to The Crossing at East Cut, presenting a movie-going experience unlike any other in the Bay. Free Sneak Preview Night! Check out The Cut Outdoor Cinema before ...

Tuesday, August 9

San Francisco Botanical Garden’s Free Day (2nd Tuesdays)
San Francisco Botanical Garden's Free Day (2nd Tuesdays)

The San Francisco Botanical Garden is one of the most diverse gardens in the world. A unique urban oasis, the garden is a living museum within Golden Gate Park, offering 55 acres of both landscaped gardens and open spaces, and showcasing over 9,000 different kinds ...Monthly

Free Yoga Outdoors at Parks at 5M (SF)
Tuesday, August 9 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | 436 Natoma St San Francisco, CA 94103

Outdoor Yoga If you just can’t take another online yoga class join our outdoor vitamin d-lightful classes. Outdoor classes offer plenty of ways to get socially distanced stretches on—and stay safeEvery Tuesday

“Swing into Stories” Library in the Park (Golden Gate Park)
Tuesday, August 9 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | Koret Playground (Golden Gate Park)
"Swing into Stories" Library in the Park (Golden Gate Park)
Swing into Stories at Koret Playground on August 9 The San Francisco Public Library’s (SFPL) YouthMobile is coming to the park! Movement and play are essential building blocks in fostering literacy and a love of reading and the SFPL is bringing stories and song to San Francisco’s parks through its ...

Wednesday, August 10

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile 2022 (June 8 – Aug 10)
Wednesday, August 10 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission
| 1994 37th Avenue, San Francisco
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile 2022 (June 8 - Aug 10)

Our Wednesday Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile is Back! Come celebrate the summer season and join us for farm-fresh produce, unique artisan foods, scrumptious pop-up eateries, locally made crafts, pop-up 80’s themed roller rink with rentals, live music, 5pm story-telling, 6pm yoga under the ...Every Wednesday

“HellaSecret” SF Outdoor Comedy Night & Secret Beer Garden (Marina)
"HellaSecret" SF Outdoor Comedy Night & Secret Beer Garden (Marina)

We’ve got a new covered secret beer garden to introduce you to for HellaSecret – a new series of pop-up live outdoor comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. This ...Every Wednesday

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

The Japanese Tea Garden provides visitors from around the world with an opportunity to experience the natural beauty, tranquility and harmony of a Japanese-style garden in the heart of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. Originally created as a “Japanese Village” exhibit for the 1894 California ...Every Wednesday

“Page Street Parklet” Happy Hour Party w/ Bubbles & Drinks (SF)
Wednesday, August 10 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Page Street Parklet
"Page Street Parklet" Happy Hour Party w/ Bubbles & Drinks (SF)
Join us for🥤Happy Hour🧃, this Wednesday, August 10, 5-6:30 at Page & Fillmore. Why? We applied (and awarded! 🥳) for a @ccg_sfgov to build a community parklet on #PageSlowStreet. We’re partnering with Haight Burbon Shop 🥃 and @fauvescraper  to design the space, and want to share our ideas and designs ...
Rooftop Zumba at the Park (Salesforce Park)
Wednesday, August 10 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free for all
| Salesforce Park
Rooftop Zumba at the Park (Salesforce Park)

High energy, flawlessly taught, easily learned, wildly addictive ZUMBA® has taken the world by storm. FITNESS SF brings you top-notch ZUMBA® instructors in the SF Bay Area! This program is free and open to the public.Every Wednesday

Thursday, August 11

Free Rooftop Bootcamp at the Park (Salesforce Park)
Thursday, August 11 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free for all
| Salesforce Park
Free Rooftop Bootcamp at the Park (Salesforce Park)

A relentless, time-efficient, action-packed workout that will bring heart-thumping drills & total body challenges. Provided by FITNESS SF. This program is free and open to the public.Every Thursday

Redwood City “Movies on the Square” 2022 (June 9 – Sept. 1)
Thursday, August 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*All Ages!
| Courthouse Square
Redwood City "Movies on the Square" 2022 (June 9 - Sept. 1)

Welcome to Movies on the Square 2022! Redwood City’s summer movie experience brings you FREE movies on Thursday evenings starting on June 9 through September 1. Enjoy Downtown Redwood City on Courthouse Square by bringing the family out to a FREE movie! Your summer movie ...Every Thursday

San Rafael Thursdays w/ ‘Dining Under the Lights’ and Live Music (Summer 2022)
Thursday, August 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fourth Street from Lincoln to the West End Village, and on B Streets in Downtown San Rafael, CA
San Rafael Thursdays w/ ‘Dining Under the Lights’ and Live Music (Summer 2022)

Taking place on Fourth Street in downtown San Rafael from Lincoln to the West End Village (G Street), and on B Street. The sidewalks and streets will be bustling as visitors enjoy warm summer Thursday evenings while dining, shopping, listening to local music, and having ...Every Thursday

Friday, August 12

“The Cut” SF’s New Outdoor Cinema (Back to the Future + Friday)
"The Cut" SF's New Outdoor Cinema (Back to the Future + Friday)

The Cut Outdoor Cinema is now open! The Cut will bring the only year-round outdoor cinema in SF to The Crossing at East Cut, presenting a movie-going experience unlike any other in the Bay. Free Sneak Preview Night! Check out The Cut Outdoor Cinema before ...

Rooftop “Lunchbox Music at the Park” at Salesforce Park (SF)
Friday, August 12 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free for all
| Salesforce Park
Rooftop "Lunchbox Music at the Park" at Salesforce Park (SF)

Enjoy mellow, acoustic music with your lunch. Music curated by Trixie Rasputin Presents. This program meets at the Main Plaza and is free and open to the public.Every Friday

Rooftop Vinyasa Yoga at Salesforce Park (SF)
Friday, August 12 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Fe for all
| Salesforce Park
Rooftop Vinyasa Yoga at Salesforce Park (SF)

This class will focus on creating fluid transitional moves between postures, while alignment & form are never sacrificed in the process of flexibility development. Provided by FITNESS SF. This program is free and open to the public.Every Friday

“Off the Grid” Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party (2022)
Friday, August 12 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but food/drink for purchase
| Fort Mason Center
"Off the Grid" Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party (2022)

California’s largest recurring street food festival is back for its 12th season. , 25+ food trucks will roll into Fort Mason’s parking lot and surround live bands, a full bar and a brand new wine garden. (Sadly, the communal fire pits are not returning ...Every Friday

SF’s Friday Teen Nights + Free Inflatable Carnival (July 29-Aug 12)
Friday, August 12 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | India Basin Shoreline Park
SF's Friday Teen Nights + Free Inflatable Carnival (July 29-Aug 12)

The younger end of the Gen Z spectrum gets the special treatment with an awesome-sounding summer “Teen Night” in the park. To try to give kids a safe place to hang out on a Friday night, the city’s Parks Alliance is setting up an epic ...Every Friday

“Music on the Square 2022” Free Outdoor Summer Fest (Redwood City)
Friday, August 12 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
"Music on the Square 2022" Free Outdoor Summer Fest (Redwood City)

Welcome to Music on the Square 2022… featuring an exceptional summer of free outdoor concerts lined up from June 3 through September 2. We’re celebrating our 16th year by bringing you FREE music for fourteen weeks throughout the summer on Friday evenings from 6 to ...Every Friday

“Jazz and Blues by the Bay” Festival (Sausalito)
Friday, August 12 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Lawn seating is free of charge on a first-come, first served basis
| Gabrielson Park
"Jazz and Blues by the Bay" Festival (Sausalito)

The City of Sausalito Park and Recreation Department is proud to present Jazz and Blues by the Bay once more in Gabrielson Park. The entire lawn will be available for lawn seating so bring a (low) chair, some friends and come enjoy the music!! Food ...Every Friday

Free Telescope Viewings + Outdoor Star Party at Chabot (Oakland)
Friday, August 12 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, weather permitting.
| Chabot Space & Science Center
Free Telescope Viewings + Outdoor Star Party at Chabot (Oakland)

Join Chabot astronomers on the Observatory Deck for a free telescope viewing! Weather permitting, this is a chance to explore stars, planets and more through Chabot’s historic telescopes. Chabot’s three large historic telescopes offer a unique way to experience the awe and wonder of the ...Every Friday

Saturday, August 13

“Metcon at the Park” Total Body Workout at Salesforce Park (SF)
Saturday, August 13 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free for all
| Salesforce Park
"Metcon at the Park" Total Body Workout at Salesforce Park (SF)

A total body workout, this METabolic CONditioning class will take you through rounds of exercises aimed at increasing both cardiovascular fitness and muscular strength and is not for the faint hearted. You will leave this class drenched in sweat! This class is free and open ...Every Saturday

Pistahan 2022: SF’s Filipino Cultural Festival & Parade (Aug. 13-14)
Saturday, August 13 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Pistahan 2022: SF's Filipino Cultural Festival & Parade (Aug. 13-14)

The Filipino American Arts Exposition host the return of their in-person celebration for the 29th annual Pistahan Parade and Festival for 2022. With the theme of “Homecoming: Reconnect with Our Roots and Community,” this year’s festivities will take place on Saturday, Aug. 13 and Sunday, ...

2022 “ArtScape” Street Festival: Every 2nd Saturday (May to October)
Saturday, August 13 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission
| 1994 37th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94122
2022 "ArtScape" Street Festival: Every 2nd Saturday (May to October)

ArtScape is a festive family-friendly art event happening 2nd Saturdays May-October 11-5pm on a closed-to-traffic 37th Ave & Ortega in the Outer Sunset featuring Local Artists, Live Music, Delicious Food, and Creative Activities for all ages. Special Activities for July 2022: Free tie-dye station! Bring ...Monthly

“Rockridge Rock-N-Stroll” Festival on Second Saturdays (2022)
Saturday, August 13 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free
| 5655 College Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
"Rockridge Rock-N-Stroll" Festival on Second Saturdays (2022)

Sat, May 14, 11am-6pm; Second Saturdays ongoing May 14, June 11, July 9, August 13, September 10, October 8, November 12, December 10 Rockridge Rock-N-Stroll brings outdoor live music dotted along College Avenue, big sales from merchants, give-a-ways, tastings with special menus, popup vendors, kids’ ...Monthly

SF’s 2022 “Jerry Day” Free Music Festival + Excelsior Art Walk
Saturday, August 13 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Jerry Garcia Amphitheater (McLaren Park)
SF's 2022 "Jerry Day" Free Music Festival + Excelsior Art Walk
20th Annual “Jerry Day” Concert Festival + Excelsior After Parties The Grateful Dead’s iconic bearded lead singer Jerry Garcia had deep roots in San Francisco, having spent his childhood in the Excelsior. After his death, the first “Jerry Day” was held in 2002 to raise money ...
Outdoor “Mini Mart” at SF’s Mission Bowling Club (Summer 2022)
Saturday, August 13 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Bowling Club
Outdoor "Mini Mart" at SF's Mission Bowling Club (Summer 2022)

Mission Bowling Club is bringing back Mini Mart! Our quarterly shopping event is focused on locally made jewelry, home goods, apparel, art, and more. Each Mini Mart will be held outside on our covered front patio! We will be having 4 marts for 2022 on ...

SF’s First “Saturday Night Skate” Pop-up Roller Disco at Ferry Building
SF's First "Saturday Night Skate" Pop-up Roller Disco at Ferry Building

“Saturday Night Skate” Pop-up Roller Rink The team behind San Francisco’s “Church of 8 Wheels” have a habit of putting roller rinks in unusual places. First they took over Sixth Ave. in Golden Gate Park, turning a 30-day trial into almost 40 years. Then in ...

The Comedy Edge: Stand-Up on the Waterfront (Oakland)
Saturday, August 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 General Admission and $20 VIP, no drink minimum
| Rocky's Market Brooklyn Basin
The Comedy Edge: Stand-Up on the Waterfront (Oakland)

Enjoy some of the Bay Area’s top comedians in this open air covered patio set on the majestic Oakland waterfront. the Comedy Edge brings you a new diverse lineup of some of the brightest and boldest voices in comedy featuring acts that have ...Every Saturday

Sunday, August 14

“Golden Gate Park Band” Free Symphony in the Park (2022)
Sunday, August 14 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| Spreckels Temple of Music (Golden Gate Park Bandshell)
"Golden Gate Park Band" Free Symphony in the Park (2022)

The Golden Gate Park Band, presents its 140th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this 30-piece symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park since 1882. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm, usually end between 2:30 and ...Every Sunday

“The Cut” SF’s New Outdoor Cinema (Coco + Clueless)
"The Cut" SF's New Outdoor Cinema (Coco + Clueless)

The Cut Outdoor Cinema is now open! The Cut will bring the only year-round outdoor cinema in SF to The Crossing at East Cut, presenting a movie-going experience unlike any other in the Bay. Free Sneak Preview Night! Check out The Cut Outdoor Cinema before ...