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Oakland Museum of California’s Free First Sundays (OMCA)

Every 1st Sunday
Sunday, December 4, 2022 - 11:00 am to 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Suggested donation of $5 for GA/ additional $5 fee for access to special exhibitions

OMCA (Oakland Museum of California) | 1000 Oak Street Oakland, CA 94607

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Oakland Museum of California’s Free First Sundays (OMCA)

The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) brings together collections of art, history and natural science under one roof to tell the extraordinary stories of California and its people.

  • Sunday Hours – 11am to 5pm – Please check website as hours may change seasonally
  • Suggested donation of $5 per person. On every first Sunday of the month, enjoy admission to OMCA with a suggested donation of $5 for general admission. There is an additional $5 fee for access to special exhibitions.
  • Reserve your tickets ahead of time to reduce wait time

As the only museum to focus entirely on the art and history of California, the diverse collections on display in the 300,000 square foot building present the art and tell the history of California from many angles. The museum invites visitors to experience the history of California through interacting with art, becoming art, and rewriting history.

Updated 4/12/22 – Event info last checked via Oakland Museum of California

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*
*Suggested donation of $5 for GA/ additional $5 fee for access to special exhibitions
Categories: *Top Pick*, Art & Museums, Discount Tix / Promo Codes, East Bay, In Person
Address: 1000 Oak Street Oakland, CA 94607

Sunday, December 4, 2022

   “Cinderella” 20th Anniversary Edition at Marines’ Memorial Theatre (SF)  $30.00*
*$30-$75
9:00 am   NOPA Cleanup (SF)  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/423697/
9:00 am   Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile 2022  FREE*
*Free Admission
All Day   SF’s First Ever “Free Museum Weekend” (Dec. 3-4)  FREE
9:00 am   Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile  FREE
10:00 am   SF’s 49ers vs. Miami Luxury Shuttle Bus to Levi’s Stadium  $59*
*$59 Early Bird/Limited Pre-sale, $69 Regular price, $79 Last chance. Please note your luxury shuttle tickets do not include game tickets which must be purchased separately.
10:00 am   “Plantmas” 2022 Holiday Plant Market (San Jose)  $6*
*Get your advance tickets with raffle ticket, available: https://www.gardeneur.com/listings/1247251-gardeneur-x-barts-plantmas-entrance-fee
10:00 am   Asian Art Museum: Free Admission Day (Every First Sunday)  FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
10:00 am   Bernal Heights’ Annual Neighborhood “Holidays on the Hill” 2022 (SF)  FREE*
*FREE to participate/ walk around
10:00 am   Valencia-Guerrero Cleanup (SF)  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/442198/
10:00 am   “Manny’s Neighborhood Trash Cleanup” w/ $1 Margaritas & Free Burritos (SF)  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/444979/
All Day   Asian Art Museum’s 2022 “Holiday Artisan Market” (SF)  FREE*
*Free access to holiday market. Museum admission not required. Please note that regular admission applies to museum's galleries
10:00 am   Embarcadero Walking Tour (SF)  FREE*
*RSVP required
10:00 am   Richmond Art Center’s 60th Year Anniversary & Holiday Arts Festival (2022)  FREE
10:30 am   SF’s Holiday/Hanukah Arts & Crafts Fair (2022)  FREE*
*everything free except food and holiday items for sale
10:30 am   Dr. Treat’s “Home for the Holidays” Senior Dog Adoption Day 2022 (SF)  FREE*
*RSVP
11:00 am   Holiday Arts Fair: Unique Gifts, Fine Wine, and Great Eats (Berkeley)  FREE
11:00 am   “Holly Jollypalooza” Pacifica’s Brand New Winter Wonderland Festival (2022)  FREE*
*Admission is free with suggested donation of a toy or book for our Holiday Drive.
11:00 am   SF Symphony’s “Deck The Hall” Holiday Concert (Dec. 4-5)  $60
11:00 am   2022 SF’s Sunset Holiday Mercantile (Dec. 3-4)  FREE
11:00 am   Free Guided Walking Tour of SF’s Mission Dolores Neighborhood  FREE*
*best to sign up at www.sfcityguides.org, though walk ups are welcome
11:00 am   Oakland’s Own Gumbo Fest (2022)  $30.00
11:00 am   Hunters Point Shipyard Artists Holiday Show & Party (2022)  FREE*
*Free Parking
11:00 am   “Lindy in the Park” Swing Dance Party (Golden Gate Park)  FREE*
*Weather permitting (rain cancels)
11:00 am   “Castro Art Mart” Mini Block Party on Noe St. (Every First Sunday)  FREE
11:00 am   Crockett’s Winter Market (2022)  FREE
11:00 am   Alameda’s Holiday Fest: a Shopping Expo (2022)  FREE*
*Free
11:00 am   $5 Day: Oakland’s New “Nature Playspace” for Kids at OMCA  $5*
*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
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12:00 pm   Finnish Holiday Market 2022 (Berkeley)  FREE*
*This event is free. Food is recommended donation.
12:00 pm   Dogpatch Cleanup + Free Lunch for Volunteers (SF)  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/420727/
12:00 pm   12th Annual San Francisco Youth Arts Summit (2022)  FREE*
*Free All Day! Please RSVP ahead of time!
1:00 pm   Erie Bazaar: Holiday Edition Art Market at Public Works (SF)  FREE
1:00 pm   Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party (SF)  FREE
1:00 pm   “He Had Wings” Film Screening + Panel Discussion (SF)  FREE
1:30 pm   Sunday Jazz at Union Station Cannabis Lounge (Mission Dist.)  FREE*
*This is a free event though TIPS are greatly appreciated!
2:00 pm   Chucklefest Party w/ The Chuckleberries & The Ogres at Zeitgeist (SF)  FREE
2:00 pm   Parkside/Sunset Cleanup (SF)  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/513199/
2:00 pm   Holiday Concert at Jack London State Historic Park (Glen Ellen)  $20.00*
*Tickets are $20 per person including the parking fee (regularly $10 per car for up to nine passengers).
3:00 pm   Holiday Mixer at Boutique Hotel (Napa)  $10
4:00 pm   Jazz Band Holiday Concert (Moraga)  $15*
*$8 for all SMC students $12 for all faculty, staff, and non-SMC students $15 for general admission
4:00 pm   SF’s “Songs of Spirit and Joy” Holiday Concert (Dec 3-4)  $40*
*General: USD 40.00, Senior: USD 35.00, Student: USD 15.00, Under 18: USD 0.00, Video only: USD 25.00
4:30 pm   “It’s a Wonderful Life in Lafayette” Holiday Celebration (2022)  FREE
6:00 pm   Bazaar Writers Salon 2022 (SF)  FREE
6:00 pm   Latke Masterchef: A Jewish Social Network Event (Petaluma)  $18*
*Couvert: $18 • Bring a friend price - 2 for $30
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