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Saturday, July 20

3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland
Saturday, July 20 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (Oakland)
3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland

Every third Saturday, the Oakland Art Murmur presents a free guided walking tour based on a different theme each tour. Tours take place on the third Saturday of each month and are led by prominent Oakland gallery directors, curators, writers, and artists. You may check their website ...Monthly

Summer Beats Free Concert: Pure Ecstasy | Alameda
Saturday, July 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Alameda South Shore Center
Summer Beats Free Concert: Pure Ecstasy | Alameda

It’s that time of Summer we have all been waiting for…when Summer Beats Concert Series starts up at South Shore Center. Join for free live performances, face painting, and games. 2019 Schedule Lineup: July 13th – Lucky Devil Band July 20th – Pure Ecstasy July ...

Music in the Park | Danville
Saturday, July 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oak Hill Park
Music in the Park | Danville

Now in its 34th year, the town of Danville continues offering this summer music tradition to the public. Spend four Saturdays under the sun surrounded by friends, neighbors, and great music. Bring a blanket, a picnic, and the whole family for singing, dancing, and socializing. ...

Free Outdoor Movie Night: Smallfoot | San Lorenzo
Saturday, July 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Event begins at 6 pm. Movie begins after dark between 8-8:15 pm.
| San Lorenzo Theatre
Free Outdoor Movie Night: Smallfoot | San Lorenzo

Come out early and join for an Outdoor Movie Night after 6 pm at the Hayward Area Recreation & Park District. Enjoy some music, visit local vendors, and play with the mobile recreation prior to the evening movie. Bring the entire family, picnic dinner, low-back ...

“Cat People” Comedy Show & Free Pizza | Oakland
Saturday, July 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $10 | The Layover
"Cat People" Comedy Show & Free Pizza | Oakland

Cat People is a stand-up comedy show for cat lovers by cat lovers. Every third Saturday at Layover – now, until infinity. Oh and there’s free pizza. Yum. Tickets are $10. Doors open at 6:30 pm; show starts at 7 pm. Feel free to bring ...Monthly

Final Night: 25th Annual Brainwash Movie Festival | Oakland
Final Night: 25th Annual Brainwash Movie Festival | Oakland

The 2019 Brainwash Movie Festival is an eclectic show of (mostly short) movies curated from all over the world that you drive-in, bike-in, or walk-in to. The festival kicks off with drive-in nights on July 12-20, 2019 at Nimby (8410 Amelia St, Oakland). A must see again this ...

Sunday, July 21

Concord Antique & Collectibles Faire | East Bay
Sunday, July 21 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Todos Santos Plaza
Concord Antique & Collectibles Faire | East Bay

Looking for a-one-of-a-kind treasure? Come out and check out the Concord Antique Faire & Collectibles held at the Concord Todos Santos Plaza park from 9 am to 4 pm on third Sundays from April to October in 2019. Admission & parking is free.Monthly

UC Gill Tract Community Farming Party | Albany
Sunday, July 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | UC Gill Tract Community Farm
UC Gill Tract Community Farming Party | Albany

Join the Farm for the monthly (3rd Sunday) gathering to work together growing organic vegetables and herbs. Harvest for the weekly Sunday farm stand, prepare beds, plant seedlings, weed, mulch and enjoy our green oasis in the heart of the East Bay. Get your hands ...Monthly

Sunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley
Sunday, July 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | South Berkeley Senior Center

Sunday Assembly is a non-religious congregation that celebrates life. They’ve got the best parts of a church – community, singing, and acts of service – without any of the religious dogma. They typically meet on the third Sunday of the month to sing, think, listen, laugh, and ...Monthly

2019 Sugar Town Festival & Street Fair | Crockett
Sunday, July 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Rolph Avenue
2019 Sugar Town Festival & Street Fair | Crockett
The Sugartown Festival is celebrating its 11th year on Sunday, July 21, 2019 from 11 am to 7 pm. It is a great outdoor music festival and street fair featuring arts and crafts, food, beer, wine and live entertainment. The festival features two stages with well-known artists. ...
Free Sailboat Ride Day: Cal Sailing Club | Berkeley
Sunday, July 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cal Sailing Club
Free Sailboat Ride Day: Cal Sailing Club | Berkeley

The Cal Sailing Club offers Free Sailboat Rides for the public aboard their fleet of dinghies (which are fast and zippy) and keelboats (larger and more stable). You’ll have a spectacular voyage and might get great views of UC Berkeley, the Bay Bridge, San Francisco ...

Free Summer Circus Day with Circus Bella | Oakland
Sunday, July 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dimond Park
Free Summer Circus Day with Circus Bella | Oakland

Circus Bella is a full-force, non-stop 60-minute kaleidoscope of thrilling feats of balance and strength, elegance demonstrations of grace and poise, and outrageous humor of slapstick antics. In 2019, they celebrate their 11th anniversary season. The circus showcases static trapeze, rope walking, a 9-person juggling ...

Concert at the Lake: Oakland Municipal Band | Lake Merritt
Sunday, July 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lake Merritt Pergola
Concert at the Lake: Oakland Municipal Band | Lake Merritt

The 108th concert season of free performances by the Oakland Municipal Band kicks off on with a July 4th concert and continues on Sundays throughout the summer. The 35-piece band performs music from a variety of genres, including marches, classical, pop, big band, movies, international, show ...

“Free to Fly” Bandaloop’s Wall Dancing Test Flights | Oakland
Sunday, July 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bandaloop Studio
"Free to Fly" Bandaloop's Wall Dancing Test Flights | Oakland

Get a free test flight at BANDALOOP: float in the air and dance on walls. No experience necessary. Open house: first come, first served. One session per person per year. All gear will be provided. Sessions are at 1 pm and at 2 pm.

Sunday Jazz, History & Jam Session “Mary Lou’s Apartment” | Oakland
Sunday, July 21 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Branch (Oakland Library)
Sunday Jazz, History & Jam Session "Mary Lou’s Apartment" | Oakland

The Oakland Public Library presents a summer jazz, history and jam series on Sunday afternoons from July to August 2019. Each show will feature a headlining artist at 3 pm, followed by a “History of Jazz” discussion (4:30 pm), and a youth group performance (5 ...

Rumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley
Sunday, July 21 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
| La Peña Cultural Center
Rumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley

This free, participatory event has been a staple at La Peña Cultural Center for 12 years due to it’s incredible fun, and recurs every 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month. Come enjoy the Afro-Cuban folkloric drums, dances, and songs of rumba. Rumba is the ...Monthly

25th Brainwash Silver Anniversary Party | Oakland
25th Brainwash Silver Anniversary Party | Oakland

The 2019 Brainwash Movie Festival is an eclectic show of (mostly short) movies curated from all over the world that you drive-in, bike-in, or walk-in to. The festival kicks off with drive-in nights on July 12-20, 2019 at Nimby (8410 Amelia St, Oakland). A must see again this ...

“Sunset by the Lake” Folk Rock Summer Concert | Pleasant Hill
Sunday, July 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pleasant Hill City Hall
"Sunset by the Lake" Folk Rock Summer Concert | Pleasant Hill

Family friendly and popular concert series by the Lake at City Hall. Features some of the top bands from around the East Bay Area including many local favorites. The event will be held every other Monday from Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend. 2019 ...

Monday, July 22

“Popping the ​Science ​Bubble”: Conversations w/ Cal Scientists | Berkeley
Monday, July 22 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Berkeley Public Library (Central Branch)
"Popping the ​Science ​Bubble": Conversations w/ Cal Scientists | Berkeley

Join in for a conversation with scientists from Cal. Ever wonder what the scientists at Cal are up to? Now is your chance to find out during a thrilling series of short lectures on cutting-edge research. With new guest lecturers each month, come learn about ...Monthly

Free Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland
Monday, July 22 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.
| Starline Social Club
Free Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland

Comedians Irene Tu and Andrew Orolfo bring you the best local and nationally touring stand-up comedians to Starline Social Club’s intimate comedy room. Rotating pop up food vendors will be selling delicious food before every show. Past surprise guests include: Michael Che (SNL), Hannibal Buress, ...Every Monday

Tuesday, July 23

$1 Movie Festival: Lego Movie & Captain Underpants | Dublin
Tuesday, July 23 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
| Hacienda Crossings Stadium 21 & IMAX
$1 Movie Festival: Lego Movie & Captain Underpants | Dublin

Regal Theaters across the Bay Area have once again planned a fun-filled Summer Movie Express of select family movies for $1 for kids and parents from June to September. Watch select G or PG rated movies for only a dollar on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 ...

Summertime Outdoor Blues Concert | Orinda
Tuesday, July 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Community Park
Summertime Outdoor Blues Concert | Orinda

Bring your family and friends down to Orinda Community Park for Summer Concerts in the Park on most Tuesday nights. This event is free and open to the community. Families are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy the evening. 2019 Concert Schedule (6:30 ...

Wednesday, July 24

Free Oakland Walking Tours | Oakland’s Churches & Temples
Free Oakland Walking Tours | Oakland's Churches & Temples

Visit historic places of worship and learn about their architecture and influence on the development of Oakland. Highlighted buildings include First Presbyterian, First Congregational, and First Christian churches as well as Temple Sinai. Tour begins at 10:00 a.m. in front of the First Presbyterian Church, ...

Queer Movie Night & Free Popcorn | Oakland
Queer Movie Night & Free Popcorn | Oakland

Join us at Club 21 for the next four features of our Queer Movie Night Series. Bring some friends, grab a drink, enjoy free popcorn, and good company while celebrating LGBTQ representation in classic and contemporary film. Tickets are $5 and all proceeds from ticket ...

“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland
Wednesday, July 24 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Uptown Nightclub
"Moonlight Comedy": Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland

Moonlight Comedy is a live stand up comedy showcase taking place under the stars in the outdoor patio, in the heart of downtown Oakland, at The Uptown. Dress warmly; they’ve got a couple of patio heaters to help keep you toasty. Each week features some of ...Every Wednesday