Saturday, August 3, 2019

MAPP: Art & Performance Crawl | Mission Dist.
Saturday, August 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Mission District

The Mission Arts Performance Project (MAPP) sprawls across more than a dozen venues as well as public spaces, street corners, BART stations, cafes, bars, taquerias, and homes all over La Mission from more...

6:30 pm2019 Free Movies in the Park: Wreck It Ralph 2 | Newark   FREE
6:30 pmSpontaneous Storytelling & Free Drinks Night | Oakland   FREE*
*There is a one-drink minimum (doesn't have to be an alcoholic drink, but bring ID, 21+ only.)
7:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It | Cupertino   FREE
7:00 pmMovies in Creek Park: Much Ado About Nothing | San Anselmo   FREE
7:15 pm“Starlight Cinemas” Free Outdoor Movie Night | San Jose   FREE
8:00 pmSea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF   FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or, Bring a mug for cider
8:00 pmCraft Beers & Free Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE
9:00 pmPrince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa   $5

Sunday, August 4, 2019

Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF
Sunday, August 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
| Asian Art Museum

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian Art, with a collection of over 18,000 artworks spanning 6,000 more...

10:00 am$5 First Sundays | Oakland Museum of California   $5*
* Suggested donation of $5 for GA/ additional $5 fee for access to special exhibitions
All DayJerry Day 2019: Jerry Garcia Tribute Music Fest | McLaren Park   FREE
11:00 amPresidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
12:00 pmSoOakland DayFest 2019 | East Bay   $10
12:30 pmFree Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pmConcord Jazz Festival: Dave Brubeck Tribute Concert | 2019   FREE
1:00 pmFree Symphony Tribute Concert to SF’s Firefighters | Golden Gate Park   FREE
All DayThe Psychedelic Furs: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
2:00 pmSummer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera   FREE*
2:00 pmTango in the Square | Union Square Live   FREE
2:00 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Treasure Island” | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
3:00 pmCuban Rumba Jam: Play, Sing, Dance & Enjoy | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
3:00 pmFoodieLand Summer Night Market | Berkeley   $5*
*$5 1-Day admission + Coupon Book or $10 3 Day admission + Coupon Book
6:00 pm“Sunset by the Lake” Beatles Tribute Summer Concert | Pleasant Hill   FREE
6:00 pm“Sunset by the Lake” All-Things Tom Petty Summer Concert | Pleasant Hill   FREE
7:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It | Cupertino   FREE
7:00 pmClutch The Pearls: Drag Cabaret Night | Make Out Room   $5*
*Sliding scale donation of $5 to $10.

Monday, August 5, 2019

Live at Lagunitas: James McMurtry | Petaluma
Monday, August 5 – 4:20 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery

Lagunitas Brewery in Petaluma presents a free live summer concert series featuring some amazing bands in their LaguMiniAmphitheaterette that would normally play big venues in San Francisco. Show are free, but tickets are more...

6:00 pmConcord Jazz Festival: Jazz Cocktail Mixologist Competition | 2019   FREE
8:00 pmFree Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room   FREE
8:00 pm“Where’s The Local Talent?” Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pm“Misery Index: Monday Comedy at The Rite Spot” | Mission Dist.   FREE

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 6 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| Legion of Honor

The Legion of Honor displays a collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an exquisite Beaux-Arts building in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Normally admission is more...

9:30 amde Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
10:00 am$1 Movie Festival: Penguins Of Madagascar & Boss Baby | Fairfield   $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
10:00 am$1 Movie Festival: Penguins Of Madagascar & Boss Baby | Dublin   $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
10:00 amConservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day | GG Park   FREE
11:00 amFree Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch   FREE
11:00 amFirst Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day | Cartoon Art Museum   FREE*
*Pay What You Wish Day
11:00 amContemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE
11:00 amYerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays   FREE
12:00 pmFree Admission Day at the Bedford Gallery | East Bay   FREE
12:00 pmRSVPs Open Today for “Live at Lagunitas” Free Shannon & the Clams Concert | Petaluma   FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
12:00 pmTALL: Tenderloin Art Lending Library | SF   FREE
6:00 pmAwesöme Orchestra: National Night Out | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required; donations are welcome.
6:30 pmSummertime Outdoor Rock n’ Roll Concert | Orinda   FREE
6:30 pmConcord Jazz Festival: Live Music & Trivia Night | 2019   FREE
7:00 pmComedy Blast: Free Stand-up Comedy w/ Danny Dechi & Friends | SF   FREE
7:30 pmHometown Free Comedy Night & Happy Hour | Emeryville   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP.
7:30 pmWine & Movie Night: “From Here to Eternity” | Top of the Mark   FREE*
*Free admission, but you should buy at least one time, or make sure to donate to their charity.
8:00 pmFirst Tuesdays Free Comedy Showcase & Happy Hour | The Layover   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pm“Udder Hilarity” Free Comedy Show | Hollow Cow   FREE*
*RSVP to guarantee a seat

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

"Lululemon Flow & Jo": Free Yoga Class & Coffee in an Art Gallery | SoMa
Wednesday, August 7 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| 111 Minna Gallery

Join Lululemon for their monthly complimentary yoga class and coffee at 111 Minna Gallery. Start the day with a gentle vinyasa flow, and leave centered and present. Top it off with a more...

All DayBay Area Discovery Museum | Free Admission Day   FREE
All DayFree First Wednesday | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden   FREE
10:00 amFree Oakland Summer Walking Tours | City Center   FREE*
*Reservations are recommended but not required. To make a reservation for Tour 2, please call (510) 238-3234 or
3:00 pmRanch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa   FREE*
*$5 donation suggested per person, but no one is turned away for lack of funds. RSVP requested but not required.
5:30 pm“Rainbow Family Night”: LGBTQ Parents Support Group | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. There is also a suggested donation of $10 per adult however no one is turned away for lack of funds.
5:30 pmFree Summer Street Concert: Top 40/R&B | Sunnyvale   FREE*
*Free Admission. No advance tickets required.
5:30 pmFirst Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek   FREE
6:00 pm“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF   FREE*
*Donation-based admission
6:00 pmFree Reggae Concert in the Park | Redwood City   FREE
6:00 pmAmerican Roots/Folk Concert: Moonalice | Union Square Live   FREE
6:30 pmFirst Wednesdays Free Beer Shuttle | SF   FREE*
*Shuttle is Free.
6:30 pmSummer Rewind Cover Band Concert | Menlo Park   FREE
6:30 pmIntro to Personal Safety & Self-Defense Class | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:30 pmDrink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout   FREE
7:00 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Treasure Island” | Palo Alto   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
8:00 pmBowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay   FREE
8:00 pm“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmThe Setup’s “A Funny Thing Happened” Storytelling Night | Beer Basement   $5*
*$5 with discount code "funcheap" (First 20 people to RSVP with their emails to can get in for free.)
9:00 pmFree Movies on the Beach: “Bumblebee (2018)” | Santa Cruz   FREE*
*Seating is first-come, first-served.

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Lines Dance Center: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Thursday, August 8 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

In a city brimming with inventive dance troupes, Alonzo King LINES Ballet has long stood out as one of the jewels of the scene. Undergirding the company’s long-running status as a more...

1:00 pm“LINES” Free Ballet Dance Workshop | Grace Cathedral   FREE*
*Free and open to all; registration on arrival.
5:00 pm“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks.
5:00 pmAsian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF   $10*
*General admission tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, students and youths (age 13-17). There is a $10 surcharge for special exhibition tickets. 
6:00 pm2019 Quakes Free Summer Movie Nights “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” | San Jose   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks purchase.
6:00 pmFree Country Concert in the Park | San Mateo   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: LASERs | Pier 15   $19.95*
*$19.95 Adv/Door -  Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome)
6:00 pmFree Outdoor Movie Night: “Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse” | Jack London Sq.   FREE
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concert: Late 60’s Rock Legend | Concord   FREE
6:30 pmMoraga Summer Concert: Country to American Rock | East Bay   FREE
7:00 pmOutdoor Movie Block Party: “Monterey Pop” | Berkeley Art Museum   FREE
7:30 pm“I Wish I Was Happy” Hour Comedy Show | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
8:00 pm“Verdi Wild Things Are” Standup Comedy | SF   $5*
*$5 tickets with code "funcheapers" otherwise it's $10
8:00 pmShame Cave Comedy Show: A Shameful Yet Shameless Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmCity Star Party & Telescope Night | Lands End   FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
8:30 pmFree Movies in the Park: “Incredibles 2” | Pleasanton   FREE
8:30 pmMovies on the Square: “Bohemian Rhapsody” | Redwood City   FREE

Friday, August 9, 2019

Crown Beach Free Concerts at the Cove | Alameda
Friday, August 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Robert Crown Memorial State Beach Park

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 more...

5:00 pmSecond Fridays Art Walk | San Rafael   FREE
5:00 pm“Off the Grid” Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
5:30 pmConcerts at the Cove | Alameda   FREE*
*Free, but bring money for food and drinks.
5:30 pmPoint Richmond Concert: Americana/Country/Folk | East Bay   FREE
6:00 pm2nd Friday Art Walk | Oakland & Alameda   FREE
6:00 pmCandlelight Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Grace Cathedral   FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome
6:00 pmMusic on the Square: “Yacht Rock” | Redwood City   FREE
6:30 pmFree Moonlight Movies “Incredibles 2” | Danville   FREE
6:30 pmSan José Neighbor Nights: Free Activities Every Second Friday | 2019   FREE
6:30 pmFree Beach Concert: Living Colour | Santa Cruz   FREE