Friday, July 12, 2019

Free Dive-In Movie Night 2019 Kick Off: Incredibles 2 | San Ramon
Friday, July 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring your pool floats and deck chairs.
| Dougherty Valley Aquatic Center (San Ramon)

Come enjoy free recreation swim and a watch movies along the poolside. Free recreation swim starts at 7 pm and the movie starts at 8:30 pm. Bring your pool floats and deck more...

6:30 pmRock & Pop Concert in the Park: Fog City Swampers | Alamo  FREE
6:45 pmPoint Richmond Concert: Americana Roots Rock | East Bay  FREE
7:00 pm2019 Summer Concert in the Park: Audio Illusion | Pleasanton  FREE
7:00 pmMovies Under the Stars “Lego Movie 2” | Walnut Creek  FREE*
*Admission is free.
7:30 pmLive On The Square: Afro Pop | Jack London Square   FREE
7:30 pmEast Bay Bike Party   FREE
7:30 pmLaughs on Tap Free Comedy Night | Ocean View Brew Works   FREE*
*Free but bring cash for food & drinks
9:00 pm“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Wine & Popcorn | Oakland   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP to soupcomedyrsvp@gmail.com, Suggested donation of $5-$10 per person at the end of the night.

Saturday, July 13, 2019

San Francisco Mime Troupe's "Treasure Island" | Berkeley
Saturday, July 13 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Frances Willard/Ho Chi Minh Park

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 60th season with more free and lively performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2019 production “Treasure Island.” San Francisco more...

10:00 amFree Oakland Guided Walking Tours | African-American History  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to aallen@oaklandca.gov
11:00 amSecond Saturday: Family Festive Gathering | Jack London Square  FREE
2:00 pmAwesöme Orchestra: Flower Piano | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required; donations are welcome.
5:00 pmSummer Beats Free Concert Kick Off: Lucky Devil Band | Alameda   FREE
7:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It | Pleasanton   FREE
9:00 pm“FirstClass: Departure” DJ Saturday Nights | Oakland   FREE


Sunday, July 14, 2019

2019 Sunday Streets Block Party Finale | Berkeley
Sunday, July 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Berkeley

Berkeley’s 7th annual Open Streets event, Sunday Streets Berkeley, kicks off on June 2nd 2019. During Sunday Streets, the roadway is car-free, so people can walk, bike, skate, dance, and play more...

11:00 amDanville Sunday Market | Railroad Center   FREE*
*1 free gift if they mention Funcheap to the organizers when they are at the event.
2:00 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Treasure Island” | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
7:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It | Pleasanton   FREE
8:00 pmShapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland   FREE

Monday, July 15, 2019

8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

10:00 am$1 Movie Festival: Smallfoot & Secret Life Of Pets | Dublin  $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
12:00 pmFree Lunchtime Concert: Adam Theis & Jazz Mafia | Oakland  FREE
6:30 pmSummertime Outdoor Variety Concert | Orinda  FREE
8:00 pmTokens: Stand-Up Comedy for Everyone | Oakland  FREE*
*$5 suggested donation, not required

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Oakland A's $1 Game vs. Seattle Mariners | 2019
Wednesday, July 17 – 12:37 pm | Cost: $1*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum

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, more...

10:00 amFree Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Uptown, Lake Merritt & Secret Rooftop Gardens  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to aallen@oaklandca.gov
5:30 pmFood First Meeting: A World Where People Have Access to Food | Berkeley   FREE
5:30 pmEast Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
8:00 pmJokelandish: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | Oakland   $1*
*$1 with code "funcheapbaby" on Eventbrite; otherwise, it's $5.

Thursday, July 18, 2019

The Underground: Stand-Up Comedy at Oakstop | Oakland
Thursday, July 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Free Pizza & Beer provided, Admission free to Oakstop members.
| Oakstop

From the Basement of Oakstop, in the heart of downtown, comes The Underground every 3rd Thursday from June to August. See some of the best comics from the Bay Area and more...

5:30 pmSummer Street Party: Live Music, 100+ Hot Rods & Family Fun | Downtown Hayward  FREE
6:30 pmMoraga Summer Concert: Electrifying Tribute to Michael Jackson | East Bay  FREE
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concert: Beatles Tribute | Concord  FREE
7:00 pmFree Monthly Outdoor Movie Night | Oakland   FREE*
*FREE with RSVP or $6 at the door
8:30 pmSummer Movie in the Park: “A Dog’s Way Home” | Orinda   FREE
8:30 pmFree Movies in the Park: “The Wizard Of Oz” | Pleasanton   FREE

Friday, July 19, 2019

$10 Unlimited Pinball Party & DJs at Pacific Pinball Museum | Alameda
Friday, July 19 – All Day | Cost: $10 | Pacific Pinball Museum

For just $10 enjoy all-you-can-play pinball with 90+ games set on free play (no coins needed) with 5,500+ square feet and five rooms of pinball from every decade (1940s to present) more...

12:00 pmRooftop Garden Concert: Gypsy Jazz | Oakland  FREE
7:00 pm2019 Summer Concert in the Park: Michael Beck Band | Pleasanton   FREE
7:00 pmBicycle Art Salon | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by contacting the organizers via email to bicycleartsalon@gmail.com or phone at 510-230-8270.
7:00 pmTiny Garage Concert Night | Emeryville   FREE*
*$5 Suggested Donation
7:30 pmLive On The Square: Swing | Jack London Square   FREE
8:00 pmFandango Jarocho: Son Jarocho Jam Session | Berkeley   FREE*
*Donations welcome
8:45 pm2019 Kick Off: Movie Under the Stars ” The Pink Panther” | Alamo   FREE

Saturday, July 20, 2019

2019 Free Lake Merritt Boat Rental Day | Oakland
Saturday, July 20 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No experience necessary for most rentals except for sailboats. Rentals are for 1/2 hour.
| Lake Merritt Boating Center

The Lake Merritt Boating Center invites you to National Recreation & Parks Month with free boat rentals and an open house from 1-3 pm on Saturday, July 20, 2019. If past years are any indication, more...

10:00 amFree Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Old Oakland  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to aallen@oaklandnet.com
11:00 am“Science@Cal”: Renowned Scientist Lecture | UC Berkeley  FREE
2:00 pm3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland   FREE
6:00 pmMusic in the Park | Danville   FREE
6:00 pmFree Outdoor Movie Night: Smallfoot | San Lorenzo   FREE*
*Event begins at 6 pm. Movie begins after dark between 8-8:15 pm.
7:00 pm“Cat People” Comedy Show & Free Pizza | Oakland   $10

Sunday, July 21, 2019

UC Gill Tract Community Farming Party | Albany
Sunday, July 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | UC Gill Tract Community Farm

Join the Farm for the monthly (3rd Sunday) gathering to work together growing organic vegetables and herbs. Harvest for the weekly Sunday farm stand, prepare beds, plant seedlings, weed, mulch and more...

9:00 amConcord Antique & Collectibles Faire | East Bay  FREE
11:00 amSunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley   FREE
11:00 am2019 Sugar Town Festival & Street Fair | Crockett   FREE
1:00 pmFree Sailboat Ride Day: Cal Sailing Club | Berkeley   FREE
1:00 pmFree Summer Circus Day with Circus Bella | Oakland   FREE
1:00 pm“Free to Fly” Bandaloop’s Wall Dancing Test Flights | Oakland   FREE
3:30 pmRumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
6:00 pm“Sunset by the Lake” Folk Rock Summer Concert | Pleasant Hill   FREE

Monday, July 22, 2019

"Popping the ​Science ​Bubble": Conversations w/ Cal Scientists | Berkeley
Monday, July 22 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Berkeley Public Library (Central Branch)

Join in for a conversation with scientists from Cal. Ever wonder what the scientists at Cal are up to? Now is your chance to find out during a thrilling series of more...

8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

10:00 am$1 Movie Festival: Lego Movie & Captain Underpants | Dublin  $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
6:30 pmSummertime Outdoor Blues Concert | Orinda  FREE

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

10:00 amFree Oakland Walking Tours | Oakland’s Churches & Temples  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to aallen@oaklandca.gov
6:30 pmQueer Movie Night & Free Popcorn | Oakland  $5*
*$5 tickets available at the door, includes free popcorn. Candy and drinks available behind bar.

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Oakland's Free Outdoor Movie Night: "Bohemian Rhapsody" | Jack London Square
Thursday, July 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Cozy up on the waterfront this summer with free outdoor screenings of Hollywood blockbuster favorites every other Thursday evening on the Jack London Square Ferry Lawn. The movie will begin at sundown. more...

5:00 pmSummer “Truth Thursdays”: Arts & Culture | San Leandro  FREE
5:30 pmSummer Sounds Outside: Cajun/Zydeco | Walnut Creek  FREE
6:30 pmMoraga Summer Concert: Hits from the 40’s to Present | East Bay   FREE
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concert: Electrifying Tribute to Michael Jackson | Concord   FREE
8:30 pmSummer Movie in the Park: “Incredibles 2” | Orinda   FREE
8:30 pmFree Movies in the Park: “Bumblebee” | Pleasanton   FREE

Friday, July 26, 2019

NorCal Night Market: 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls | July 26-28
Friday, July 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Tickets are sold at the door. Children 3 and under are free. Parking is $10. Both admission and parking are cash only.
| Alameda County Fairgrounds (Pleasanton Ave.)

NorCal Night Market, back for its second year, aims to bring the electric spirit of night markets and taste of international cuisines to Northern California. Suitable for all ages, the festival more...

12:00 pmRooftop Garden Concert: Variety | Oakland  FREE
6:00 pmCandle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated, though not required.
6:30 pmFree Moonlight Movies “Mary Poppins” | Danville   FREE
6:30 pmBeach Boys Tribute Concert in the Park | Alamo   FREE
6:30 pmStarlight Movie Night: “Zootopia” | Alameda   FREE
6:45 pmFree Port of Oakland Harbor Tours & Giant Cranes | Oakland   FREE*
*RSVP Required
7:00 pm2019 Summer Concert in the Park: The Apes | Pleasanton   FREE
7:00 pmAlbany Special Trivia Night | East Bay   FREE
7:00 pmPicnic Flix: “Coco” | Dublin   FREE
7:30 pmLive On The Square: Hip Hop | Jack London Square   FREE
7:30 pmLaughs on Tap Free Comedy Night | Ocean View Brew Works   FREE*
*Free but bring cash for food & drinks
9:00 pm“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Wine & Popcorn | Oakland   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP to soupcomedyrsvp@gmail.com, Suggested donation of $5-$10 per person at the end of the night.

Saturday, July 27, 2019

2019 Berkeley Kite Festival & Championships | July 27-28

You are invited to become part of the Berkeley Kite Festival where the earth, wind, and sky combine to create an unequaled festival experience. Experience the artistry of modern kite flying at more...

10:00 amFree Summer Walking Tours | Victorian-Era Oakland   FREE*
*Tours are offered Wednesdays and Saturdays at 10:00 a.m. Reservations are recommended but not required.
10:00 am“Java & Jazz”: Coffee, Pasties & Concord Jazz History | Concord   $5*
*$5 per session; $12 for all 3 sessions. Attendees will receive a free logo coffee tumbler with each ticket. Proceeds benefit the Concord Historical Society.
12:00 pmEast Bay Cosplay Gathering w/ Boba Raid After Party | San Leandro   FREE
1:00 pmRBHworks Brewery Takeover Tour: Good Beer & Free Art Show | Concord   FREE
3:00 pmNorCal Night Market: Food, Shopping & Entertainment Festival | Pleasanton   $5*
*Tickets are sold at the door. Children 3 and under are free. Parking is $10. Both admission and parking are cash only.
6:00 pmMusic in the Park | Danville   FREE
9:07 pmFree A’s Post-Game Pixar Themed Fireworks Show | Oakland   FREE*
*Free to watch the fireworks outside of the Coliseum.

Sunday, July 28, 2019

2019 Berkeley Kite Festival & Championships | Berkeley

You are invited to become part of the Berkeley Kite Festival where the earth, wind, and sky combine to create an unequaled festival experience. Experience the artistry of modern kite flying at more...

3:00 pmNorCal Night Market: Food, Shopping & Entertainment Festival | Pleasanton   $5*
*Tickets are sold at the door. Children 3 and under are free. Parking is $10. Both admission and parking are cash only.
5:00 pmOpera in the Park | Orinda   FREE
11:59 pmDelta Aquariids Meteor Shower | 2019   FREE