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Saturday, January 18

Opening Day of 2020 Downtown Benicia Restaurant Week | January 18-25
Saturday, January 18 – All Day | Cost: 20% off*
*Get up to 15% – 20% discount at participating eateries; conditions may apply.
| First Street (Benicia)
Opening Day of 2020 Downtown Benicia Restaurant Week |  January 18-25

Downtown celebrates California Restaurant Month with Restaurant Week in January. A dining passport offers a 15-20% discount at participating eateries (conditions may apply). Bonus: Dining at participating restaurants will earn you entries into a drawing to win $100 Downtown Dollars. Participating Restaurants & Promotions: Char’s ...

Sunday, January 19

January Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay
January Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay

Attend a sunrise guided tour through Muir Woods National Monument. While the early hour may seem uncivilized, if not down-right obscene, sunrise is a particularly beautiful time to visit an old-growth redwood forest. You’ll learn about the local plant and animal residents which are more ...

Napa Lighted Art Festival 2020 | Final Night
Sunday, January 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Napa
Napa Lighted Art Festival 2020 | Final Night

Napa does Art After Dark. This nine-day festival is free to the public and features iconic architecture that becomes the painting in a unique lighted art walk. Original artwork is created by local and international artists with installations at approximately 13 locations in Downtown Napa, the Oxbow ...

Napa’s “Night Bloom” After Dark Hot Air Balloons | Final Night of 2020
Sunday, January 19 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oxbow Commons
Napa's "Night Bloom" After Dark Hot Air Balloons | Final Night of 2020

Napa does Art After Dark. This nine-day festival is free to the public and features iconic architecture that becomes the painting in a unique lighted art walk. Original artwork is created by local and international artists with installations at approximately 13 locations in Downtown Napa, the Oxbow ...

Monday, January 20

Youth Poster Contest | San Rafael
Monday, January 20 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE | Osher Marin JCC
Youth Poster Contest | San Rafael
The Osher Marin JCC is pleased to present an exhibit based on the local 2019 Youth Poster Contest. The initiative provides an unprecedented public platform for the thoughts and talents of Marin County young artists. Any local youth, age 12-18, are invited to design a poster ...
Golden Gate Freedom Ferry: Free Commemorative Service | MLK 2020
Monday, January 20 – 8:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| Golden Gate Ferry
Golden Gate Freedom Ferry: Free Commemorative Service | MLK 2020
Take the MLK2020 Golden Gate Freedom Ferry service to the MLK2020 celebration events in San Francisco on January 20th and honor the life and legacy of Dr. King through exciting activities for all. This free commemorative service is a program of the Northern California Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Foundation, ...
Free Entrance Days in the National Parks | MLK Jr. Day 2020
Free Entrance Days in the National Parks | MLK Jr. Day 2020

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city to enjoy the serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free admission ...

North Coast Adventure: Hike, Tide Pools, & Oyster Picking | Bodega Bay
Monday, January 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: $10*
*Cash only at the event
| Shell Beach
North Coast Adventure: Hike, Tide Pools, & Oyster Picking | Bodega Bay
This is an all day adventure on the North Coast (Bodega Bay). Wear good hiking shoes and layers, hat and sunscreen. Bring water and snacks to share. Optionally, bring wine and/or condiments for oysters. Bring cash for the organizer’s fee, carpool share, and optionally brunch, ...
Krispy Kreme’s “Free Mini Doughnut Days” | Every Monday
Monday, January 20 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free every Monday in January 2020 from 4 pm to 7 pm.
| San Francisco Bay Area
Krispy Kreme's "Free Mini Doughnut Days" | Every Monday

Did you know a small cheat is proven to help keep your New Year’s resolutions on track? Krispy Kreme’s New Minis are the tastiest solution for your resolution. Four of your favorites doughnut flavors are now available in mini form – The Original Glazed ®, ...Every Monday

Friday, January 24

Dunkin’s Free Oatmilk Latte | Every Friday in January
Friday, January 24 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Dunkin Donuts (Bay Area)
Dunkin’s Free Oatmilk Latte | Every Friday in January

Calling all oatmilk lovers: Dunkin’ is bringing a whole new way to add a little creamy to your day. This spring Dunkin’s new Oatmilk Latte is comin’ in hot (or iced!) to restaurants nationwide. Made from rich, handcrafted espresso and creamy oatmilk, this new drink offers ...

Saturday, January 25

2020 Downtown Benicia Restaurant Week | Final Day
Saturday, January 25 – All Day | Cost: 20% off*
*Get up to 15% – 20% discount at participating eateries; conditions may apply.
| First Street (Benicia)
2020 Downtown Benicia Restaurant Week | Final Day

Downtown celebrates California Restaurant Month with Restaurant Week in January. A dining passport offers a 15-20% discount at participating eateries (conditions may apply). Bonus: Dining at participating restaurants will earn you entries into a drawing to win $100 Downtown Dollars. Participating Restaurants & Promotions: Char’s ...

Sunday, January 26

2020 Napa Valley Restaurant Week | Jan. 20-Feb. 1
2020 Napa Valley Restaurant Week | Jan. 20-Feb. 1

From Michelin-rated restaurants to mom-and-pop farmhouse favorites, the Napa Valley food scene is the stuff of gourmet dreams. During Napa Valley Restaurant Week, January 26 – February 1, 2020, you can eat (and drink) in luxury for a fraction of the normal cost. Through multi-course ...

Monday, January 27

Krispy Kreme’s Final “Free Mini Doughnut Monday” of 2020 | Bay Area
Monday, January 27 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free every Monday in January 2020 from 4 pm to 7 pm.
| San Francisco Bay Area
Krispy Kreme's Final "Free Mini Doughnut Monday" of 2020 | Bay Area

Did you know a small cheat is proven to help keep your New Year’s resolutions on track? Krispy Kreme’s New Minis are the tastiest solution for your resolution. Four of your favorites doughnut flavors are now available in mini form – The Original Glazed ®, ...Every Monday

Friday, January 31

Final Day: Dunkin’s Free Oatmilk Latte | Bay Area
Friday, January 31 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Dunkin Donuts (Bay Area)
Final Day: Dunkin’s Free Oatmilk Latte | Bay Area

Calling all oatmilk lovers: Dunkin’ is bringing a whole new way to add a little creamy to your day. This spring Dunkin’s new Oatmilk Latte is comin’ in hot (or iced!) to restaurants nationwide. Made from rich, handcrafted espresso and creamy oatmilk, this new drink offers ...

Applebee’s $1 Vodka Rum Frostbite | Final Day
Friday, January 31 – All Day | Cost: $1 | Applebee's (Participating Locations)
Applebee's $1 Vodka Rum Frostbite | Final Day

There’s no denying it – it’s cold outside. But Applebee’s®locations across thecountryare giving guests a reason to embrace the cold and the start of 2020 with the latest Neighborhood Drink of the Month. Starting today and for the rest of January, guests can enjoy a taste of ...

Saturday, February 1

All of SF’s Free Monthly Museum Days | February 2020
Saturday, February 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Details vary for each museum and cultural institution
| All Over the Bay Area
All of SF's Free Monthly Museum Days | February 2020
Whether the economy is strong or sour, most of the museums in San Francisco and the Bay Area throw their doors open once a month to allow free admission to all comers. Generally on the first Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday of each month, these free days ...
“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, February 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
"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 ...Monthly

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, or U. S. Trust cardholders (credit cards and debit cards) get free admission to seven Bay Area museums, two Sacramento museums and to more than 220 cultural institutions nationwide, for the first full weekend each month including the de ...Monthly

Free Parks Admission Day: Every 1st Saturday | Marin County
Saturday, February 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Marin County
Free Parks Admission Day: Every 1st Saturday | Marin County

Come to the “Measure A Days” which offers free access to all parks on the first Saturday of the month. The name is because of the loss in fee revenues will be offset by the Measure A funds approved by voters in 2012. Measure A ...Monthly

Napa Valley Restaurant Week | Final Day
Saturday, February 1 – All Day | Cost: $20*
*Multi-course prix-fixe menus for lunch ($20 or $30) and dinner ($38 or $48)
| Napa Valley
Napa Valley Restaurant Week | Final Day

From Michelin-rated restaurants to mom-and-pop farmhouse favorites, the Napa Valley food scene is the stuff of gourmet dreams. During Napa Valley Restaurant Week, January 26 – February 1, 2020, you can eat (and drink) in luxury for a fraction of the normal cost. Through multi-course ...

Nike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands
Saturday, February 1 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Nike Missile Site
Nike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands

Get an upclose look at a restored Cold War anti-aircraft missile site and hear intriguing stories from Nike veterans, park rangers, and volunteers from 12:30-3:30 pm, every first Saturday of the month. This valuable historical resource is the only restored Nike missile site in the entire country. It’s a ...Monthly

Sunday, February 2

Bank of America’s “Free Museum Day” | SF & Bay Area
Bank of America's "Free Museum Day" | SF & Bay Area

Holders of Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, or U. S. Trust cardholders (credit cards and debit cards) get free admission to seven Bay Area museums, two Sacramento museums and to more than 220 cultural institutions nationwide, for the first full weekend each month including the de ...Monthly

Super Bowl LIV on the Big Screen | Mill Valley
Sunday, February 2 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Sweetwater Music Hall
Super Bowl LIV on the Big Screen | Mill Valley
Not going to the game? Come watch it on their big movie screen with your friends and neighbors at Sweetwater Music Hall, 3:30 pm on February 7th of 2016. This event is free, and for all ages.

Wednesday, February 5

Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa
Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa

Come and walk-in every first Wednesday of every month from 3-5 pm in the spring, summer and fall, and from 2-4 pm in the winter. Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day Every First Wednesday Connolly Ranch, 3141 Browns Valley Road, Napa FREE (RSVP requested but not required) $5 ...Monthly

Friday, February 7

SF Beer Week 2020 | February 7-16
Friday, February 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
SF Beer Week 2020 | February 7-16
SF Beer Week is a ten day celebration that showcases the Bay Area’s brewing heritage and contemporary craft beer scene. Have a pint, or a few at over 600 events in San Francisco and the Bay Area from February 7-16, 2020. There are beer dinners, food and ...