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Saturday, April 27

2019 “Spey-O-Rama” Fly Casting Championship Festival | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, April 27 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free. Meals will be available for a nominal fee.
| Angler's Lodge & Casting Pools
2019 "Spey-O-Rama" Fly Casting Championship Festival | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Angling and Casting Club will be presenting the 17th Annual Spey-O-Rama, the World Championship of Spey Casting, April 26-28, 2019, from 8 am to 5 pm at the casting ponds located in Golden Gate Park. In addition to showcasing product exhibits and casting ...

Free de Young Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday
Free de Young Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday

, the de Young offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to San Francisco residents. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require the full admission price. Saturdays feature engaging art experiences for the entire family, including ...Every Saturday

2019 Dahlia Sale | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, April 27 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to look at all the pretty flowers. Flowers for sale beginning at $3
| Hall of Flowers (GG Park)
2019 Dahlia Sale | Golden Gate Park

The Dahlia Society of San Francisco will hold the annual Dahlia & Tuber Sale at the Hall of Flowers in Golden Gate Park with plants selling $3 each for Tubers or 12 for $30, cuttings are $5 each. The Dahlia is the official flower of ...

Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, April 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake
Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park

Observe the magnificent Great Blue Herons and their brand new chicks using spotting scopes, as naturalists show you these magnificent birds and explain their behavior over nine Saturdays during the spring nesting season in April, May and June. These exciting 4′ tall birds with 6′ wingspans fly in and ...Every Saturday

Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, April 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | SF County Fair Building
Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park

The Vintage Paper Fair features one of the West Coast’s largest selection of postcards, trade cards, stereoviews, photography, labels, brochures, Victorian transportation, sports memorabilia, and all manner of curious, beautiful and interesting old paper. San Francisco Vintage Paper Fair 2019 – January 5 & 6 – ...

2019 Dutch King’s Day Windmill-to-Windmill Bike Ride | SF
Saturday, April 27 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Dutch Windmill
2019 Dutch King’s Day Windmill-to-Windmill Bike Ride | SF
Celebrate the great Dutch King’s Day (in honor of the King of the Netherlands) by wearing orange and joining this free group bike ride from Queen Wilhelmina Windmill (Dutch Windmill) to the Murphy Windmill in Golden Gate Park, where a big King’s Day party will ...
Dutch “King’s Day” Windmill Festival 2019 | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, April 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Murphy Windmill
Dutch "King's Day" Windmill Festival 2019 | Golden Gate Park
The Dutch community in San Francisco invites you to celebrate King’s Day 2019 near the Murphy Windmill on the south end of Golden Gate Park. King’s Day, the biggest national celebration in the Netherlands, is returning once again to San Francisco. Dutch King’s Day San Francisco will be ...
11th Annual Dancing in the Park: Outdoor Dance Festival | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, April 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
11th Annual Dancing in the Park: Outdoor Dance Festival | Golden Gate Park
See some of the best dance companies and dance schools in the Bay Area perform under the sun at the 11th annual Dancing in the Park festival at Golden Gate Park’s music concourse on April 27, 2019. This annual outdoor dance event features 30 dance ...

Sunday, April 28

2019 “Spey-O-Rama” Fly Casting Championship Finals | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, April 28 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free. Meals will be available for a nominal fee.
| Angler's Lodge & Casting Pools
2019 "Spey-O-Rama" Fly Casting Championship Finals | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Angling and Casting Club will be presenting the 17th Annual Spey-O-Rama, the World Championship of Spey Casting, April 26-28, 2019, from 8 am to 5 pm at the casting ponds located in Golden Gate Park. In addition to showcasing product exhibits and casting ...

Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, April 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | SF County Fair Building
Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park

The Vintage Paper Fair features one of the West Coast’s largest selection of postcards, trade cards, stereoviews, photography, labels, brochures, Victorian transportation, sports memorabilia, and all manner of curious, beautiful and interesting old paper. San Francisco Vintage Paper Fair 2019 – January 5 & 6 – ...

Golden Gate Park Band: 2019 Season Opening Day | Free Sunday Concert in the Park
Sunday, April 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free. Donations are appreciated.
| Spreckels Temple of Music
Golden Gate Park Band: 2019 Season Opening Day | Free Sunday Concert in the Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, presents its 137th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm, run about 90 ...

Earth Day Family Concert with Charity & the JAMband | SF
Sunday, April 28 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP via Eventbrite
| The Park Chalet
Earth Day Family Concert with Charity & the JAMband | SF
Our favorite place to play music for families in San Francisco is at the very end of Golden Gate Park, nestled between the forest and the ocean, at The Park Chalet. This fabulous open-air restaurant has been generously opening its lawn to us for sixteen summers ...

Thursday, May 2

NightLife in Space: The Moon | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, May 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members) / 21+
| California Academy of Sciences
NightLife in Space: The Moon | California Academy of Sciences
NightLife goes to the Moon and back, exploring the origins of space travel and the future of lunar missions. Plus, MUTEK.SF presents A/Visions 1 in the planetarium, featuring full dome video art and live music performances and DJ sets.

Saturday, May 4

Free de Young Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday
Free de Young Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday

, the de Young offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to San Francisco residents. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require the full admission price. Saturdays feature engaging art experiences for the entire family, including ...Every Saturday

Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, May 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake
Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park

Observe the magnificent Great Blue Herons and their brand new chicks using spotting scopes, as naturalists show you these magnificent birds and explain their behavior over nine Saturdays during the spring nesting season in April, May and June. These exciting 4′ tall birds with 6′ wingspans fly in and ...Every Saturday

Free Guided Trail & Nature Walk | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, May 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake
Free Guided Trail & Nature Walk | Golden Gate Park

Explore SF’s natural areas with a free guided nature walk while socializing with new friends, feeling fit, and finding new inspiration in our city’s native plants and wildlife. All walks start at 10:00am are Free, and require no pre-registration. Free Saturday Nature Walks | Schedule Golden ...Monthly

2019 Bluegrass Pickin’ Picnic in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, May 4 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but please bring food to share.
| Dahlia Dell
2019 Bluegrass Pickin' Picnic in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Bring a blanket (and an instrument if you like) or just kick back and watch some of the Bay Area’s top bluegrass, country and folk performers as they get together for an impromptu concert jam. Pickin’ Picnic in Golden Gate Park Saturday, May 4, 2019 | Noon to 6 ...
“Access to Adventure” Festival of Arts & Recreation | GG Park
Saturday, May 4 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Music Concourse Garage (GG Park)
"Access to Adventure" Festival of Arts & Recreation | GG Park
Join the annual Access to Adventure festival to experience & explore arts, music, sports, live entertainment and other fun activities. This is a festival of arts & recreation for kids of all activities. 2019 Access to Adventure Saturday, May 4, 2019 | noon to 3 pm Music Concourse, ...
SF Botanical Garden 52nd Annual Spring Plant Sale | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, May 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hall of Flowers
SF Botanical Garden 52nd Annual Spring Plant Sale | Golden Gate Park

The Bay Area’s largest plant sale of the year celebrates the 52nd Annual Spring Plant Sale, featuring over 4,000 different kinds of plants–many exclusive to the Garden’s Nursery. Saturday, May 4 Garden Lover Level and Above Member Preview 10 am-11 am Member Preview Sale 11 ...

Sunday, May 5

SF Botanical Garden 52nd Annual Spring Plant Sale | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, May 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Hall of Flowers
SF Botanical Garden 52nd Annual Spring Plant Sale | Golden Gate Park

The Bay Area’s largest plant sale of the year celebrates the 52nd Annual Spring Plant Sale, featuring over 4,000 different kinds of plants–many exclusive to the Garden’s Nursery. Saturday, May 4 Garden Lover Level and Above Member Preview 10 am-11 am Member Preview Sale 11 ...

Sharon Art Studio’s Annual Spring Sale | SF
Sunday, May 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Sharon Art Studio
Sharon Art Studio's Annual Spring Sale | SF
Come shop at the studio. Find stunning, original, affordable, handmade items crafted by the studio’s instructors, staff, and students. Look for that perfect holiday gift for a friend or to yourself. Choose from hundreds of unique and affordable items, all of which are hand-made at the ...

Tuesday, May 7

de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

Located in beautiful Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum founded in 1895. Your visit includes a whirlwind trip around the world as the museum’s collections feature priceless treasures and works of arts from the 17th through the 20th centuries ...Monthly

Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day | GG Park
Tuesday, May 7 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Conservatory of Flowers
Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day | GG Park

Whether you’re a native San Franciscan, a visitor from the other side of the world, or a budding botanist, the Conservatory of Flowers offers an intimate, up-close experience with over 1,700 species of rare, exotic and endangered plants from more than 50 different countries. Opened ...Monthly

Thursday, May 9

NightLife in Space: Other Earths | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, May 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members) / 21+
| California Academy of Sciences
NightLife in Space: Other Earths | California Academy of Sciences
Other Earths are out there, and tonight, NightLife brings in experts to talk about the missions and spacecrafts currently on the search for exoplanets and life beyond Earth.

Saturday, May 11

Free de Young Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday
Free de Young Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday

, the de Young offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to San Francisco residents. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require the full admission price. Saturdays feature engaging art experiences for the entire family, including ...Every Saturday