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Saturday, December 14

2019 Downtown Christmas Parade & Holiday Market | Benicia
Saturday, December 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | First Street (Benicia)
2019 Downtown Christmas Parade & Holiday Market | Benicia
In its 25th year, the Christmas Parade & Holiday Market takes over First Street with holiday cheer on December 14, 2019 at 10 am. The parade starts at First and D Streets and continues up First Street, ending at H Street. The parade features local marching ...

Sunday, December 15

2019 Hanukkah Festival of Lights: Bounce House & Family Zumba | Marin
Sunday, December 15 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Osher Marin JCC
2019 Hanukkah Festival of Lights: Bounce House & Family Zumba | Marin
Share in the wonder of the season at the Festival of Lights. A joyous Hanukkah celebration, with arts & crafts, live music, face painting, delicious food, magic, and more on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 11:30 am. There is something for everyone, regardless of whether or ...

Annual Winter Solstice Ritual with Starhawk | Sebastopol
Annual Winter Solstice Ritual with Starhawk | Sebastopol
On Sunday December 15, 2019, join Starhawk and friends to come together in community to celebrate the longest night of the year. Sing back the sun, dance the spiral dance, and honor the Winter Solstice. There will be a Pre-sale tickets are available for $10. Doors open 6:30 ...

Friday, December 20

SantaCon 2019: Festive Santa Pub Crawl | Sonoma
Friday, December 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*21+
| Hopmonk Tavern (Sonoma)
SantaCon 2019: Festive Santa Pub Crawl | Sonoma
Every year has grown and can’t wait for the biggest year yet, so start forming your teams and get ready to spread Christmas cheer. The official 4th Annual SantaCon Sonoma is back and sure to be the biggest SantaCon event Sonoma has ever seen. Two ways to ...

Sunday, December 22

Chanukah At The River: Grand Menorah Lighting | Petaluma
Sunday, December 22 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Water Street Promenade
Chanukah At The River: Grand Menorah Lighting | Petaluma
Join the 5th annual Grand Menorah Lighting at the Petaluma River. There will be: Mega-Nine-Foot Menorah The Great Chanukah Gelt Drop Spectacular Fire Juggling Act Latkes, Donuts, and Chocolate “Gelt” Chanukah Craft, Music, Grand Raffle Face Painting, Photo-op with Life-Sized Dreidel Special Chanukah Giveaway for first 50 Kids Free but an RSVP is ...

Tuesday, December 24

Free Peet’s Coffee Day | Christmas Eve 2019
Tuesday, December 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*One free complimentary brewed coffee or tea per person. Donations are encouraged.
| Peet's (Bay Area)
Free Peet's Coffee Day | Christmas Eve 2019
The annual Peet’s Holiday Donation Program is entering its 34th year, supporting No Kid Hungry, a national non-profit that works to end child hunger in America. To celebrate the program’s success and thank donors to the charities, Peet’s is treating Peetnicks to a free drip coffee ...
AAA Tipsy Tow: Free Car Tow Home | Christmas Eve 2019
AAA Tipsy Tow: Free Car Tow Home | Christmas Eve 2019

AAA’s Holiday Safe Ride Home Program (formerly called “Tipsy Tow”) offers a free safe tow ride home for drinking drivers in Northern California. And you don’t even have to be a AAA member. You call (855) 2-TOW-2-GO and tell the operator you need a safe ride home. ...

Tuesday, December 31

Bay Area Discovery Museum’s Noon Year’s Eve Bash | Sausalito
Bay Area Discovery Museum's Noon Year's Eve Bash | Sausalito
Ring in the new year with the entire family, without keeping the kids up past bedtime? The Bay Area Discovery Museum’s Noon Year’s Eve celebration is the place for you. This beloved annual event and kid-friendly affair includes a celebratory ball drop at noon, so you ...
Final Day: 13th Annual Gingerbread House Tour | Sausalito
Tuesday, December 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Sausalito
Final Day: 13th Annual Gingerbread House Tour | Sausalito

The 13th Year will be more Special—Than ever before. Looking forward to seeing unique creations this year. Keeping the tour fresh—There will have more Gingerbread Experience: Restaurants, Cafes, Bakeries and Shops featuring Special Gingerbread items which will also be listed on the Gingerbread Tour Map. ...

Applebee’s $1 Merry Dollarita | Final Day
Tuesday, December 31 – All Day | Cost: $1 | Applebee's (Participating Locations)
Applebee's $1 Merry Dollarita | Final Day

You put in the time getting everyone else the perfect gift, but you deserve one too. Something low-stress. Something with a delicious blend of tequila, triple sec, pomegranate, and margarita mix. Something like the Merry Dollarita™. Applebee’s $1 Merry Dollarita December 2019 21+ / Dine-in ...

“Holiday in the Park”: Holiday Rides & Light Show | Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
Tuesday, December 31 – All Day | Cost: $43.79*
*Advanced purchase tickets are $43.79 valid until December 31, 2019.
| Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
"Holiday in the Park": Holiday Rides & Light Show | Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
Mark your calendars to celebrate the last day of the year at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom’s Holiday in the Park on New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2019. This family-friendly New Year’s Eve is a fun alternative and a great place to gather with the family. The park is open ...
AAA “Safe Ride” Home | New Year’s Eve
AAA "Safe Ride" Home | New Year's Eve

AAA’s Holiday Safe Ride Home Program (formerly called “Tipsy Tow”) offers a free safe tow ride home for drinking drivers in Northern California. And you don’t even have to be a AAA member. You call (855) 2-TOW-2-GO and tell the operator you need a safe ride home. ...

Wednesday, January 1

All of SF’s Free Monthly Museum Days | January 2020
Wednesday, January 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 | January 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 ...
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

Saturday, January 4

“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, January 4 – 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 and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each month. This includes the de Young, Legion of Honor and Oakland ...Monthly

Free Parks Admission Day: Every 1st Saturday | Marin County
Saturday, January 4 – 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

Nike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands
Saturday, January 4 – 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

Friday, January 10

Second Fridays Art Walk | San Rafael
Friday, January 10 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown San Rafael
Second Fridays Art Walk | San Rafael

Discover art, wine, entertainment, and more every second Friday of the month on Fourth Street in downtown San Rafael. From 5-8 pm (with some venues open later), the Second Fridays Art Walk connects dozens of venues in downtown San Rafael with the public, who can enjoy different ...Monthly

Vallejo Art Walk | Second Fridays
Friday, January 10 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Vallejo
Vallejo Art Walk | Second Fridays

The monthly Vallejo Art Walk showcases a variety of nationally accomplished and upcoming local creatives in the historic downtown Vallejo arts district from 5-10 pm on the second Friday of every month, on Georgia, Marin, and Virginia streets. Explore over 25 participating galleries and shops, and ...Monthly

Tuesday, January 14

Marin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael
Tuesday, January 14 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Lotus Cuisine of India
Marin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael

Green is the topic. Drinks the excuse. The San Francisco North Bay comes to this mixer to network with local business folks living and working as green as they can. Check the calendar for their high caliber guest speakers. You’ll love the incredible selection of ...Monthly

Monthly Game Night at the Library | Napa
Tuesday, January 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Napa County Library
Monthly Game Night at the Library | Napa

Local millennials no longer have to swipe right to meet new people. The Napa County Library’s new Un/shelved program connects 20 to 30 year olds through nontraditional library events. It’s your move with Un/Shelved Gaming if you want to discover and play over 50 different games or ...Monthly

Saturday, February 1

“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