Friday, June 21, 2019

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 more...

5:00 pmFête de La Musique 2019: International Music Festival | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
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 pmMusic in the Park 2019 Kickoff “The Delfonics” Love songs & Oldies | San Jose   $10
6:00 pmGreen Solstice Happy Hour & Goat Party | SF   FREE*
*Donations go to City Grazing
All Day$10 Unlimited Pinball Party & DJs at Pacific Pinball Museum | Alameda   $10
6:00 pmArt Hangs: Landscapes & Libations Painting Workshop | San Jose   FREE
6:00 pmPreview Reception: “The Spirit of Bali” Exhibit | Oakland   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
6:00 pm3rd Friday: Free Outdoor Movie & Free Popcorn “Wonder” | Millbrae   FREE*
*Free Popcorn
6:00 pmMusic on the Square: “Santana Tribute” | Redwood City   FREE
6:30 pm2019 Starlight Movie Night Season Opener: “Trolls” | Alameda   FREE
6:30 pmFree Beach Concert: Smash Mouth | Santa Cruz   FREE
6:30 pmSummer Solstice Celebration Exhibit: Opening Reception | Oakland   FREE*
*This event is free and open to the public of all ages.
6:30 pmFree Author Talk: Maggie Hoffman’s “Batch Cocktails” | Omnivore Books   FREE
6:30 pm2019 Concert Kick Off: Beatles Tribute in the Park | Alamo   FREE
6:45 pmFree Port of Oakland Harbor Tours & Giant Cranes | Oakland   FREE*
*RSVP Required
7:00 pm2019 Summer Concert in the Park: Evan Thomas Blues Revue | Pleasanton   FREE
7:00 pmSan Francisco Herstory: Pussy Power Cocktail Hour | SF   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
7:00 pmBrave New Jokes: Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE
7:30 pm“HellaFunny Fridays” San Francisco Stand-Up Comedy Showcase | SoMa   FREE*
*Free with RSVP or $10 at the Door
7:30 pmLive On The Square: Swing | Jack London Square   FREE
7:30 pmSan Francisco City Hall Lights Up Purple   FREE
7:30 pmYou Betta Work Comedy Fiesta Show | San Mateo   FREE*
*Free with $5 Suggested Donation
8:00 pmWin Tix: Enigmatic Indie R&B Singer: Allan Rayman | August Hall   WIN
8:00 pm2019 Outdoor Movie Night Kickoff & Free Popcorn: “Mary Poppins Returns” | Benicia   FREE
8:00 pmSan Jose Bike Party: The Cartoon/Anime Ride   FREE
8:00 pmFandango Jarocho: Son Jarocho Jam Session | Berkeley   FREE*
*Donations welcome
8:30 pm2019 Movies Under the Stars Kick Off: “Bumblebee” | Walnut Creek   FREE*
*Admission is free.
9:00 pmWin Tix: Dreamy LA Alt-Rockers: James Supercave | Rickshaw Stop   WIN
9:30 pm“HellaSingle” Comedy Show & Singles Mixer | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP or $10 at the Door

Saturday, June 22, 2019

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

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...

9:00 amFamily Fun Day on Pier 27 | SF   FREE
9:00 amGoodwill Bridal Gown Pop Up Sale Opening | SF   FREE*
*Free to enter. Bring cash for purchase.
All DayFree Legion of Honor Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday   FREE*
*Free general admission to San Francisco residents. Valid ID or proof of residency required. This offer applies only to the permanent collection galleries.
All DayFree de Young Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday   FREE*
*Free general admission to San Francisco residents. Valid ID or proof of residency required. This offer applies only to the permanent collection galleries.
All Day25th Annual Surf City Classic: Woodies on the Wharf | Santa Cruz   FREE
10:00 am“Java & Jazz”: Coffee, Pastries & Jazz | 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.
All DaySilicon Valley BBQ Championships: 70 Chefs, Live Music & Market | Santa Clara   FREE
10:00 amWalking Tour: Native Plant Gardens of the Baker Beach Apartments | SF   FREE
All Day2019 Kalayaan: Philippine Independence Day Festival | Union Square   FREE
10:00 amMenlo Park Comic Con: Cosplay, Quidditch & Games | Menlo Park   FREE
All DayDecathlon Summer Kick-Off: Fun Games & DJ Music | Emeryville   FREE*
*Completely free event. Kid and dog friendly.
All Day2019 International Parkour Jam | Bay Area   FREE
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
10:30 am$12 Bottomless Mimosa “Boozy Brunch” w/ Vegan Options | SF   $12*
*Get one complimentary drink with your brunch - and don't forget to tip like a rockstar. Upgrade to bottomless for $12.
10:30 amWin Tix: Mimosas and Animal Behavior Myth-Busting | SF SPCA   WIN
All DayOminoDay 2019: All Day DJ & World Music Festival | SF   FREE
All Day2019 “Civil War Days” Festival & Battle Reenactments | Angel Island   FREE*
*Free, but you'll need a boat or to pay for a ferry to get you there
11:00 amWin Tix: Elote “The Corniest Festival” | SoMa StrEat Food Park   WIN*
*$5 GA / $36 Optional All-You-Can-Drink Craft Beer (includes GA) / Free kids 10 & under
All DayBBQ-A-Newbie: Burning Man Family Reunion Picnic | Murdock Park   FREE*
*Free. but an RSVP is requested.
All Day2nd Annual Lake Fest Oakland | Lake Merritt   FREE
All DayEast Bay Open Studios 2019 | June 22   FREE
11:30 amSan Francisco Shih Tzu Meetup Group | Alta Plaza Park   FREE
12:00 pm2019 Summer Sailstice: Free Sailboat Rides, Boat Building & Live Music | Alameda   FREE
12:00 pmWin Tix: Marin County 31st Annual Exhibition: MarinScapes Reimaged | Larkspur   WIN
12:00 pmThe Spirit of Bali Exhibition | Oakland   FREE
12:00 pmFree Summer Circus Day with Circus Bella | SF   FREE
12:00 pm2019 Back To Our Roots Festival | SF   FREE
12:30 pm2019 “All Day I Dream”: Yoga & Music Fest | GG Park   $25
1:00 pmFacebook’s “Red, White & Brew” Fest: Honky Tonk & Bull Riding | Facebook HQ   FREE*
*RSVP is requested.
2:00 pmAwesöme Orchestra: Grammy-Nominated Video Games Tunes & Brahms | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required; donations are welcome.
2:00 pmBlue Greenway Bike Tour | SF   FREE
2:00 pmThe First Official “Tamale Lady Day” Celebration | Zeitgeist   FREE
2:00 pm“It’s Alive!” Free Demo About Electricity & Discussion | SF   FREE*
*Please RSVP to ensure your seat. There will be a casual reception with refreshments after the event.
3:00 pmFree Author Talk: Revitalizing Hawaii Foodways | Omnivore Books   FREE
4:00 pm2019 Summer Solstice Celebration | Berkeley   FREE
5:00 pmBay Street Free Live Summer Concert Series Kick Off | Emeryville   FREE
5:00 pmStonewall Riots 50th Anniversary Art Reception | Harvey Milk Photo Center   FREE
5:00 pmJamestown Revival Mini In-store Concert | Amoeba SF   FREE
5:30 pm1st Annual Comedy in the Plaza | San Leandro   FREE
6:00 pm2019 “Music in the Park” Opening Concert | Danville   FREE
6:30 pmNaughty Cupcakes Making Contest & Cocktail Party | SF   FREE
7:00 pmDowntown Comedy Night at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code HELLAFUNNY. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door. Free for first 50 to RSVP
7:00 pmMovies in Creek Park: Tangled | San Anselmo   FREE
7:00 pmWin Tix: Rebelution: Good Vibes Summer Tour | The Greek Theatre   WIN
7:00 pm2019 Redwood Symphony Concert in the Park Kick Off | Redwood City   FREE
8:00 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $10
8:30 pmDowntown SF’s Desi Comedy Night | Every Saturday   FREE*
*Free with RSVP for first 100 people. $10 at door without RSVP
8:30 pmLa Peña 44th Anniversary Party: Fiesta Internacional w/ DJ José Ruíz | Berkeley   $4.44*
*Door Cover: $4.44 in advance online / $8 at the door ($9 with credit card)
9:00 pmWin Tix: 2019 San Francisco Air Guitar Championship | Brick & Mortar Music Hall   WIN
10:00 pmNo Scrubs: ’90s Hip Hop and R&B Dance Party | Bar Fluxus   FREE*
*Free with RSVP before 10:30pm. $5 After


Sunday, June 23, 2019

"Doga" Dog & Yoga Free Summer Class at St. James Park | San Jose
Sunday, June 23 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | St. James Park (San Jose)

Thanks to a generous grant from the San Jose Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services, Silicon Valley Pet Project is proud to offer a one hour complimentary Doga (Dog + Yoga) class. Doga more...

6:00 amAfter Dawn: Premiere Sunday Morning Party | SF  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
All DayJCCSF’s 3rd Annual Brain Fitness Forum | SF   FREE*
*Advance registration is highly recommended. To register cal 415.292.1200.
10:00 am29th Annual Shiba Inu Party: Largest Gathering of Shibas in USA | South SF   FREE*
*Free, but please RSVP via email to JHolden@JPS.net
10:30 am$12 Bottomless Mimosa “Boozy Brunch” w/ Vegan Options | SF   $12*
*Get one complimentary drink with your brunch - and don't forget to tip like a rockstar. Upgrade to bottomless for $12.
All DayEast Bay Open Studios 2019 | Final Day   FREE
All Day2019 Noe Valley SummerFest | SF   FREE
All Day2019 “Civil War Days” Festival & Battle Reenactments | Angel Island   FREE*
*Free, but you'll need a boat or to pay for a ferry to get you there
11:00 amPsychedelic Nude Parade To Legalize Psychedelic Meds in SF | The Castro   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
11:00 am“Kidchella 2019” Kids Summer Music Festival Kick Off | Redwood City   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 pmWin Tix: The San Francisco Hazy IPA Festival | SPARK Social SF   WIN
All DayBooks & Brews Summer Sale | SF   FREE
12:00 pm2019 International Parkour Jam | Bay Area   FREE
1:00 pm38th Annual Northern California Book Awards | Civic Center   FREE
All DayWin Tix: Clusterfest 2019: SF’s Epic Comedy Festival | Civic Center   WIN
1:00 pmEmergency Preparedness Fair: CPR & First Aid Workshop | Santa Rosa   FREE*
*All are welcome. Bring your neighbor.