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“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area

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Saturday, December 3, 2022 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE
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“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area

Enjoy a free, monthly outdoor walk on the first Saturday of every month as part of the “Healthy Parks, Healthy People” program.

First Saturday Programs are introductory walking/physical activity programs that occur on the first Saturday of each month throughout the Bay Area.

Please note that occasionally these events are canceled in the winter or due to wet weather. Please always double check on the website first to ensure this month’s event is still taking place.

Updated 5/28/19 – Event info last checked via website

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.


Cost: FREE
Categories: Kids & Families, Walks & Tours

Saturday, December 3, 2022

All Day   SF’s First Ever “Free Museum Weekend” (Dec. 3-4)  FREE
9:30 am   Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)  FREE*
*Free general admission to Bay Area residents. Valid ID or proof of residency required. This offer applies only to the permanent collection galleries. Advanced timed tickets required.
9:30 am   Free “Legion of Honor” Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)  FREE*
*Free general admission to Bay Area residents. Valid ID or proof of residency required. This offer applies only to the permanent collection galleries. Timed advanced tickets required
10:00 am   Oakland Vintage Market w/ 40+ Vendors (First Saturdays)  FREE
10:00 am   Sonoma Valley’s Annual Winter Art Market (2022)  FREE*
*Free
10:00 am   SF’s 2022 Italian Christmas Market “Mercatino di Natale” (Dec. 3-4)  FREE*
*FREE ADMISSION - FAMILY FRIENDLY - PET FRIENDLY
10:00 am   SF’s 4th Annual Oddities & Curiosities Holiday Market at Winchester Mystery House (2022)  $5*
*Oddities Market Tickets $5, 5 & Under FREE
10:00 am   Pacifica’s 2022 Holiday Extravaganza (Dec 2-3)  FREE
10:00 am   Alameda’s 51st Annual KPFA Holiday Benefit Craft Fair 2022 (Dec 3-4)  $12*
*Adults: $12, Children 17 & Younger: Free, Seniors & Disability: $10
10:00 am   “Dongzhi” Winter Solstice Festival 2022: Free Rice Balls + Fun at Oakland Chinatown (Dec 3-4)  FREE
11:00 am   2022 SF’s Sunset Holiday Mercantile (Dec. 3-4)  FREE
11:00 am   “Holiday Haus” Shop at Faust Haus (Helena)  $40
11:00 am   SF’s Annual Fantastic Fiber Fair (2022)  FREE*
*No RSVP Required
11:00 am   Petaluma’s Merchant Holiday Open House (2022)  FREE
11:00 am   Glow Fest 2022 at The Embarcadero (SF)  $29.95*
*Adult 18-64: USD 39.95, Youth 4-17: USD 29.95, Teacher or Student 18+: USD 29.95, Senior 65+ or Disabled : USD 29.95
11:00 am   The Barlow’s First Annual “Sip, Shop & Stroll” 2022 (Sebastopol)  $10
11:00 am   2022 Winter Open Studios in Sausalito (Dec. 3-4)  FREE*
*Please register
11:00 am   “Noonan Unlocked 2.0” 20+ Creatives in Historic Noonan Building (SF)  FREE
11:00 am   Open Air Artisan Faire + Makers Market (Walnut Creek)  FREE
11:00 am   Craft-A-Thon 2022: A 7 Hour Crafting Marathon (Oakland)  $20.00*
*$5 - $20 per workshop - registration required
11:00 am   Oakland’s New “Nature Playspace” for Kids at OMCA  $19*
*Adult admission is $19, but kids 12 and under are free with any paid adult. On every first Sunday of the month, enjoy admission to OMCA with a suggested donation of $5 for general admission. Kids under 12 are always free. Regular adult admission is $19
12:00 pm   “Art Walk SF” December 2022 Block Party (Bayview)  FREE*
*Free to attend
12:00 pm   Holiday Market 2022 (Castro Valley)  FREE
12:00 pm   San Leandro’s Winter Brick Show (2022)  Donation*
*$5 per person
1:00 pm   “Golden Years Weighing Philippine Martial Law 1972-1981” Exhibit (San Jose)  FREE*
*Free, RSVP required, donations welcome during event
1:00 pm   Zeitgeist’s Annual “Zeitmarkt” 2022 (SF)  FREE
2:00 pm   SF’s FrameArt Studio Grand Opening + Holiday Market (Dec 3-4)  FREE
2:00 pm   Cartoonist Q&A + Book Signing at The Cartoon Art Museum (SF)  FREE
2:00 pm   Titans of Comedy at Atlas Cafe (SF)  FREE
2:00 pm   Crafty Marketplace Pop-Up 2022 (Sausalito)  FREE
2:00 pm   “Bootstraps: Lyric Legacies” Dance Performances (SF)  FREE*
*RSVP Encouraged but not required
3:00 pm   SF’s 4th Annual Krampus Pageant 2022 (Proceeds benefit LGBTQIA+ Center)  $10.00*
*General Admission: USD 10.00
3:00 pm   20% Off Tix: San Francisco Playhouse’s “As You Like It” (Nov. 17-Jan. 14)  $24*
*Tickets normally start at $30, but you can get 20% off with code FUNCHEAP Not valid for past purchases. Subject to availability.
3:00 pm   16th Annual Gingerbread House Party Kick-off 2022 (Sausalito)  FREE
3:00 pm   “Light Up the Season” in Downtown Hayward (2022)  FREE
3:00 pm   “Sing-Along Messiah” Live Orchestra (SF)  $20.00*
*FREE for students with ID.
3:00 pm   Hayward’s Annual “Light Up The Season” Festivities (2022)  FREE
3:30 pm   SF Gay Men’s Chorus: Holiday Spectacular 2022  $25
4:00 pm   Annual Lower Haight Art Walk 2022 (SF)  FREE
4:00 pm   SF’s Dusted & Blue Pottery Holiday Market (2022)  FREE*
*Just stop on by, no ticket required!
4:00 pm   San Francisco’s Wild “Krampus” Pageant 2022 (El Rio)  $10*
*$10 to $20 donation is recommended at the door (no one turned away for lack of funds). Proceeds benefit True Colors United
5:00 pm   Sunset Mercantile’s 2nd Annual Holiday Lights Stroll (SF)  FREE
5:00 pm   2nd Annual Inner Sunset Holiday Lights Stroll (SF)  FREE
6:00 pm   FREE: Oakland Comedy Saturday Night @ Secret Speakeasy  FREE*
*Limited free tickets with code FUNCHEAP (donations appreciated). Otherwise use code FUNCHEAP5 for $5 off early bird and general admission tickets
6:00 pm   First Saturdays Performance Series: “The Last Supper Party” (SF)  FREE
6:00 pm   “Let Them Eat Fake” Exhibit of Trans & Gender Non-Conforming Artists (SF)  Pay What You Can*
*$10 - $20 sliding scale at the door. No one turned away for lack of funds
7:00 pm   SF’s HellaDesi Comedy Night (Every Saturday)  FREE*
*Free with RSVP for first 100 people. $10 advanced tickets or $15 at door without RSVP
7:00 pm   SF’s Tiki Bar “HellaSecret” Comedy Show (7p + 9p Shows)  $15*
*Get $5 off Tickets - Early Bird tickets $15 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $20). General Admission tickets $20 adv with code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $25) - There is a two drink minimum
7:00 pm   “Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase (SF)  FREE*
*Free tickets, but RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated. $10 adv / $15 door tickets also required
7:00 pm   “Comedians with Criminal Records” Live in SF (2022)  FREE*
*Free with RSVP (normally $15-20)
7:30 pm   Cantare’s Annual Holiday Concert (Walnut Creek)  $30*
*General Admission: $40 | Seniors: $30 | Students: $10
7:30 pm   Marin Symphony’s Holiday Choral Concerts (San Rafael)  $34*
*General Admission, doors open one hour before
8:00 pm   Nuthouse at the Golden Squirrel: Stand-Up Comedy Cabaret (Oakland)  FREE*
*Sliding scale donation requested during the show
8:00 pm   San Francisco is a Joke: A Stand up Comedy Show (SF)  FREE
8:00 pm   “We Rise” Songs of Overcoming (Lafayette)  $30*
*$15 Student, $30 General until 11/26, $35 after 11/26.
8:00 pm   SF Gay Men’s Chorus: Holiday Spectacular 2022  $25
8:00 pm   The Sun Kings Concert at Empress Theatre (Vallejo)  $20*
*Pick your seat
9:00 pm   SF’s Prince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party (NoPa)  $10
9:00 pm   “Weekend Love” Hip Hop/Reggaeton/House/Hyphy DJ Night (Delirium)  FREE
10:30 pm   No Scrubs: ’90s Hip Hop and R&B Night (SF)  $10*
*Get $5 off Tickets - Early Bird tickets $10 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $15-20). Two drink minimum
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