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Saturday, July 20

Moon Landing 50th Anniversary at the Exploratorium | SF
Saturday, July 20 – All Day | Cost: $29.95 | Exploratorium
Moon Landing 50th Anniversary at the Exploratorium | SF

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission which landed on the moon on July 20, 1969, with Neil Armstrong taking the historic first steps on the moon 6 hours later. The first steps on the moon took place at 7:56pm Pacific Time. Apollo ...

Thursday, July 25

2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Nyum Bai’s Nite Yun | Ferry Plaza
Thursday, July 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: $4.95*
*Free event, but bring cash for taco purchases.
| Ferry Building
2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Nyum Bai's Nite Yun | Ferry Plaza

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 Michael Mina and Ayesha Curry (International Smoke, SF) and Nite Yun (Nyum Bai, ...

Exploratorium After Dark: Out of This World | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Out of This World | Pier 15
The most distant human-made object is over 13 billion miles from Earth…and counting. Reach out of our atmosphere, toward the edges of our universe, and explore the current frontiers of extraterrestrial knowledge. From the search for life to theoretical models of the future universe, discover ...

Friday, July 26

San Francisco Critical Mass
Friday, July 26 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Embarcadero Plaza

Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in San Francisco starting at 5:30 pm at Justin Herman Plaza (foot of Market Street) and in cities around the world. Everyone is invited. No one is in charge. Bring your ...Monthly

Sunday, July 28

LaborFest 2019: Labor Politics & Architecture of San Francisco | SF
Sunday, July 28 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | ILWU Sculpture
LaborFest 2019: Labor Politics & Architecture of San Francisco | SF
Walk with Brad Wiedmaier, SEIU 2015 member & architectural historian. San Francisco has a rich political and labor history that is also connected to its buildings. In this history-by-the-buildings walk, Brad Wiedmaier will outline artifacts and events, and their connections to San Francisco’s past and present.

Thursday, August 1

2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Ayala’s Melissa Perfit | Ferry Plaza
Thursday, August 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: $4.95*
*Free event, but bring cash for taco purchases.
| Ferry Building
2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Ayala's Melissa Perfit | Ferry Plaza

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 Michael Mina and Ayesha Curry (International Smoke, SF) and Nite Yun (Nyum Bai, ...

Exploratorium After Dark: Beer | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Beer | Pier 15
How do water, yeast, grains, and hops combine to make such wonderfully different adult beverages? Come learn about each of these ingredients and get some insight into why San Francisco has been brewing beer since before the Gold Rush and why it continues to be ...

Thursday, August 8

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
2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Top Chef Finalist Melissa King | Ferry Plaza

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 Michael Mina and Ayesha Curry (International Smoke, SF) and Nite Yun (Nyum Bai, ...

Exploratorium After Dark: LASERs | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: LASERs | Pier 15
Everyone knows that Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation puts on a good show, but what else can it do? This 60-year-old technology started out as “a solution looking for a problem,” but it continues to enable scientific breakthroughs in communication, medicine, and observations ...

Thursday, August 15

2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Prubechu’s Shawn Naputi | Ferry Plaza
Thursday, August 15 – 10:00 am | Cost: $4.95*
*Free event, but bring cash for taco purchases.
| Ferry Building
2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Prubechu's Shawn Naputi | Ferry Plaza

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 Michael Mina and Ayesha Curry (International Smoke, SF) and Nite Yun (Nyum Bai, ...

Exploratorium After Dark: By the Sea | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: By the Sea | Pier 15
Oh buoy! San Francisco has an undeniable connection to the ocean. Our local ocean makes for fascinating ecosystems and special maritime economies. Come down to our historic pier and learn what it means to be in, on, and around the beautiful Pacific.

Thursday, August 22

2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Farmhouse Thai | Ferry Plaza
Thursday, August 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: $4.95*
*Free event, but bring cash for taco purchases.
| Ferry Building
2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Farmhouse Thai | Ferry Plaza

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 Michael Mina and Ayesha Curry (International Smoke, SF) and Nite Yun (Nyum Bai, ...

Thursday, August 29

2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Michael Mina & Ayesha Curry | Ferry Plaza
Thursday, August 29 – 10:00 am | Cost: $4.95*
*Free event, but bring cash for taco purchases.
| Ferry Building
2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Michael Mina & Ayesha Curry | Ferry Plaza

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 Michael Mina and Ayesha Curry (International Smoke, SF) and Nite Yun (Nyum Bai, ...

Exploratorium After Dark: Bottom of the 9th | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Bottom of the 9th | Pier 15
Do you know the science behind America’s national pastime? Why is a ball stitched, what’s inside, and how does its makeup affect the physics of throwing the ball? How does a pitcher throw a curveball or a knuckleball, and how can a ball be either ...

Friday, August 30

San Francisco Critical Mass
Friday, August 30 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Embarcadero Plaza

Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in San Francisco starting at 5:30 pm at Justin Herman Plaza (foot of Market Street) and in cities around the world. Everyone is invited. No one is in charge. Bring your ...Monthly

Saturday, August 31

2019 Free Fishing Day | SF
Saturday, August 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier Seven
2019 Free Fishing Day | SF

Have you ever felt the excitement of watching your bobber suddenly jiggle, then dive out of sight? Or feeling the tap-tap-tap of a bass as it tastes the worm on the end of your line? Or having a salmon practically tear the rod out of ...

Thursday, September 5

Exploratorium After Dark: Remix | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Remix | Pier 15
Transforming, re-imagining, re-assembling, re-thinking, changing, combining: they’re all part of the art of the remix. Access your inner DJ, play around with mixing up all kinds of art, experience music that’s been rearranged, and discover remixed advances in science at After Dark: Remix.

Saturday, September 7

2019 Muni Heritage Days: Rare Historic Bus Ride Weekend | SF
2019 Muni Heritage Days: Rare Historic Bus Ride Weekend | SF

Enjoy a weekend of free rides along the waterfront on rare streetcars and buses as old as 1896. San Francisco transit history comes back to life at this annual, weekend-long blast from the past dating back to the 19th century. During Muni Heritage Weekend, visitors ...

Sunday, September 8

2019 Muni Heritage Days: Rare Historic Bus Rides | SF
2019 Muni Heritage Days: Rare Historic Bus Rides | SF

Enjoy a weekend of free rides along the waterfront on rare streetcars and buses as old as 1896. San Francisco transit history comes back to life at this annual, weekend-long blast from the past dating back to the 19th century. During Muni Heritage Weekend, visitors ...

Saturday, September 21

The Exploratorium’s Community International Peace Day | SF
The Exploratorium's Community International Peace Day | SF

The Exploratorium is a twenty-first-century learning laboratory, an eye-opening, always-changing, playful place to explore and tinker featuring hundreds of science, art, and human perception exhibits. While they don’t have monthly community days, they do host several special events throughout the year offering “pay-what-you-can” admission for all. ...

Thursday, September 26

Exploratorium After Dark: Nature’s Cabaret | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Nature's Cabaret | Pier 15
They say all the world’s a stage—and here, you can enter nature’s cabaret and encounter the high drama of nature. From mating dances to glorious bird songs, from horror stories of hunting and the elation of birth to the mysteries of perplexing landscapes, indulge in ...

Friday, September 27

San Francisco Critical Mass
Friday, September 27 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Embarcadero Plaza

Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in San Francisco starting at 5:30 pm at Justin Herman Plaza (foot of Market Street) and in cities around the world. Everyone is invited. No one is in charge. Bring your ...Monthly

Sunday, October 6

City Star Party & Telescope Night | Pier 17
City Star Party & Telescope Night | Pier 17

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...

Wednesday, October 9

Free Navy Ship Tours Wednesday | Fleet Week 2019
Wednesday, October 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 30-32
Free Navy Ship Tours Wednesday | Fleet Week 2019

Look up in the sky when you hear the roaring of jet engines and head down to SF’s northern waterfront and Dogpatch for San Francisco’s annual Fleet Week airshow and festival. 39th Annual San Francisco Fleet Week  October 6 – 14, 2019 San Francisco FREE ...

Thursday, October 10

Free Navy Ship Tours Thursday | Fleet Week 2019
Thursday, October 10 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 30-32
Free Navy Ship Tours Thursday | Fleet Week 2019

Look up in the sky when you hear the roaring of jet engines and head down to SF’s northern waterfront and Dogpatch for San Francisco’s annual Fleet Week airshow and festival. 39th Annual San Francisco Fleet Week  October 6 – 14, 2019 San Francisco FREE ...