Sunday, August 4, 2019

2019 Fremont Festival of the Art | Sunday
Sunday, August 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fremont Festival of the Arts

The 36th annual Fremont Festival of the Arts returns to Downtown Fremont on August 3 & 4 from 10 am – 6 pm. The largest free street festival west of the 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 Day$3 Sunday Funday Bowling Specials | Concord   $3*
*$3 Games, $3 Soda and $3 Beer for members / $5 per game for non-members
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 DayJerry Day 2019: Jerry Garcia Tribute Music Fest | McLaren Park   FREE
All Day46th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair | Japantown   FREE
11:00 am2019 Civic Center Commons Block Party | SF   FREE
All Day“Doggie World” Parade & Pageant | 46th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair   $10*
*The Nihonmachi Street Fair is a free admission event. The $10 is for the The Doggie World Parade & Pageant.
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: Free Jazz Festival in the Park | 2019   FREE
1:00 pmSan Francisco’s Hidden Gems Bike Ride | 2019   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
1:00 pmConcert at the Lake: Oakland Municipal Band | Final Day   FREE
1:00 pmFree Symphony Tribute Concert to SF’s Firefighters | Golden Gate Park   FREE
2:00 pmUK’s The Psychedelic Furs & James at Stern Grove Festival | SF   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 pmSunday Jazz, History & Jam Session “Brian Ho Trio” | Oakland   FREE
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” All-Things Tom Petty Summer Concert | Pleasant Hill   FREE
7:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It | Cupertino   FREE
7:00 pm“Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated.
7:00 pmClutch The Pearls: Drag Cabaret Night | Make Out Room   $5*
*Sliding scale donation of $5 to $10.
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

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...

8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.
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.
All Day$2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | Diablo Valley Bowl   $2*
*$2 Per Game, $2 Soda and $2 Beer for members / $4 per game for non-members
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: “Blow Up II” Huge Inflatable Art Exhibit | East Bay   FREE
12:00 pmRSVPs Open: “Live at Lagunitas” Shannon & the Clams Free Concert | Petaluma   FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
12:00 pmTALL: Tenderloin Art Lending Library | SF   FREE
All Day“National Night Out” 2019: Neighborhood Block Parties | SF   FREE
5:00 pmNational Night Out 2019: Neighborhood Block Parties | San Jose   FREE
5:30 pm2 for 1 Margaritas “Taco Tuesday” | SF   2-for-1*
*Get 2 for 1 Margaritas on Tuesdays from 5:30pm to 10pm. And tip like a rockstar.
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: Latin Jazz Concert & Trivia Night | 2019   FREE
7:00 pmComedy Blast: Free Stand-up Comedy w/ Danny Dechi & Friends | SF   FREE
7:00 pmNational Night Out 2019: Neighborhood Block Parties | Oakland   FREE
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
11:00 amGLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro   FREE
12:00 pmFree Lunchtime Concert: “Tom Rigney & Flambeau” | Oakland   FREE
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.
5:00 pmFree Rooftop Concert Series at Salesforce Park | SF   FREE
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 pm5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF   $39*
*$39 for a 5-Course Tasting Menu (reg. $69), 2 for 1 Tropical Drinks. Please enter FC5-COURSE in your open table reservation or mention Funcheap to your host.
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
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland   FREE
7:30 pmHometown Free Comedy Night & Happy Hour | Emeryville   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP
8:00 pmBowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay   FREE
8:00 pm“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmFree Comedy Night at SF’s Presidential-Themed Bar | Every Wednesday   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
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

2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Top Chef Finalist Melissa King | Ferry Plaza
Thursday, August 8 – 10:00 am | Cost: $4.95*
*Free event, but bring cash for taco purchases.
| Ferry Building

Taco lovers, rejoice! Tacolicious’s annual Guest Chef Series takes place July 11 through August 29, 2019, every Thursday (10 am-2 pm) at CUESA’s Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. The Bay Area’s best chefs—including more...

12:30 pmLines Dance Center: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF   FREE
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. 
5:30 pm5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF   $39*
*$39 for a 5-Course Tasting Menu (reg. $69), 2 for 1 Tropical Drinks. Please enter FC5-COURSE in your open table reservation or mention Funcheap to your host.
5:30 pmSummer Pop-Up Meditations w/ Nancy Katongo | SF   FREE
6:00 pmQuakes Free Outdoor Movie Night “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” | SJ   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks purchase.
6:00 pmFree Veggie Dinner Night | SF   FREE
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 pmThursday Night Poem Jam | SF Main Library   FREE
6:00 pmSFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2019: Stymie & the PJLO | Palo Alto   FREE
6:00 pmFree Outdoor Movie Night: “Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse” | Jack London Sq.   FREE
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concert: ’60s Legend David LaFlamme | 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