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Saturday, August 18

2018 Burlingame Festival: Diverse Performances, Music & Arts | Peninsula
Saturday, August 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Burlingame Avenue
2018 Burlingame Festival: Diverse Performances, Music & Arts | Peninsula

Welcome to the 26th Annual Burlingame On the Avenue, in the upscale Community and City of Burlingame, located on the Peninsula. The event will be staged on Burlingame Avenue and surrounding streets. The Festival features music of popular genres from some of the best Bay ...

Drop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View
Saturday, August 18 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Public Library
Drop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View

Come get your bike fixed and learn a few things from professional bike mechanic Ryan Murphy who will be available for advice and help with you bike at the Mountain View Library every third Saturday from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Use their tools to work ...

Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Redwood City
Saturday, August 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sequoia High School
Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Redwood City

For the 36th season of Shakespeare in the Park, SF Shakes will present a production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. A Midsummer Night’s Dream follows the misadventures of four young lovers, a group of aspiring actors, and a team of mischievous fairies as they all enter the ...

Sunday, August 19

2018 Burlingame Festival: Diverse Performances, Music & Arts | Peninsula
Sunday, August 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Burlingame Avenue
2018 Burlingame Festival: Diverse Performances, Music & Arts | Peninsula

Welcome to the 26th Annual Burlingame On the Avenue, in the upscale Community and City of Burlingame, located on the Peninsula. The event will be staged on Burlingame Avenue and surrounding streets. The Festival features music of popular genres from some of the best Bay ...

“Kidchella 2018” Kids Music Festival: The Hipwaders | Redwood City
Sunday, August 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
"Kidchella 2018" Kids Music Festival: The Hipwaders | Redwood City

Redwood City is proud to offer the kids music series for a sixth year. Now for four Sundays this summer, the ubiquitous Andy-Z will be the Master of Music and Play by bringing his high energy to Courthouse Square. This series will provide a safe ...

Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford
Sunday, August 19 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Cantor Arts Center
Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford

Stanford University’s distinguished outdoor art collection includes nearly 100 sculptures and features important figurative and abstract works in a variety of media by artists of the late 19th century to the present. This tour begins in front of the Cantor Arts Center with marble statues, ...

Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Redwood City
Sunday, August 19 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sequoia High School
Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Redwood City

For the 36th season of Shakespeare in the Park, SF Shakes will present a production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. A Midsummer Night’s Dream follows the misadventures of four young lovers, a group of aspiring actors, and a team of mischievous fairies as they all enter the ...

Late Summer Wonders: An Evening Hike at Arastradero | Palo Alto
Sunday, August 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Pearson-Arastradero Preserve
Late Summer Wonders: An Evening Hike at Arastradero | Palo Alto

What:  Join us for the unique opportunity to hike Arastradero Preserve during the evening and see what late summer wonders we discover.
Who:  Participants should expect to stay for the entire duration of the hike.  Bathroom access will be available at the start and end of …

Monday, August 20

Make Your Own Stop Motion Movie Workshop | Millbrae
Monday, August 20 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Millbrae Public Library
Make Your Own Stop Motion Movie Workshop | Millbrae

Have you ever wanted to make your own stop-motion movie but didn’t know where to start? Learn how to plan, script, and film your short movie on our iPads. Bring your own objects to animate or use theirs. Make Your Own Stop Motion Movie Workshop ...

Tuesday, August 21

Vinyl Room Standup Comedy Show | Burlingame
Tuesday, August 21 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Vinyl Room
Vinyl Room Standup Comedy Show | Burlingame

The headliner is Chelsea Bearce, who has performed coast to coast showcasing her powerful, brash, and quick-witted style.
Also appearing:

DNA
Jon Alcabes
Julie Ash
Abhay Nadkarni
Caleb Lush

Hosted by: Dave Zugnoni

Wednesday, August 22

Free Motown and Classic Soul Favorites Concert in the Park | Redwood City
Wednesday, August 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stafford Park
Free Motown and Classic Soul Favorites Concert in the Park | Redwood City

Top Shelf Classics, a premier Party, Dance, and Showband!
Grabbing audiences with a positive energy that captivates and entertains, Top Shelf is known for their unparalleled passion and enthusiasm for entertaining! Delivering their own diversified and dynamic musical mélange of Motown, Classic Soul, R&B, old school …

Summer Latin Jazz Concert | Menlo Park
Wednesday, August 22 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Kelly Park
Summer Latin Jazz Concert | Menlo Park

Enjoy a free summer concert in Menlo Park featuring a variety of musical styles from jazz to country to hits of today and yesterday, from 6:30-8 pm on Wednesdays from June to August in Fremont Park (University and Santa Cruz Avenues). 2018 Lineup: June 13 – The Sun ...

Thursday, August 23

Final Day: Make Your Own Stop Motion Movie Workshop | Millbrae
Thursday, August 23 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Millbrae Public Library
Final Day: Make Your Own Stop Motion Movie Workshop | Millbrae

Have you ever wanted to make your own stop-motion movie but didn’t know where to start? Learn how to plan, script, and film your short movie on our iPads. Bring your own objects to animate or use theirs. Make Your Own Stop Motion Movie Workshop ...

SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2018: Sun Hop Fat | Palo Alto
Thursday, August 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2018: Sun Hop Fat | Palo Alto

Enjoy 10 weeks of rhythm and blues as Summer Jazz, an annual tradition in Palo Alto, celebrates its 32nd Anniversary at Stanford Shopping Center. A free outdoor concert series, Summer Jazz is produced by SFJAZZ and showcases a variety of jazz musicians and all-stars performing ...

Holbrook-Palmer Park Summer Concert Series | Atherton
Thursday, August 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Holbrook-Palmer Park
Holbrook-Palmer Park Summer Concert Series | Atherton

Join for an exciting Summer Concert Series at Holbrook-Palmer Park. Bring your chairs and blankets as the event will be in a grassy area. You are welcome to bring refreshments and snacks but there will be a featured food truck for the night where you ...

Movies on the Square: “Lost Boys” | Redwood City
Thursday, August 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: “Lost Boys” | Redwood City

Bring the family out to a free movie showing in downtown Redwood City in Courthouse Square on Thursday evenings from June 7 to August 30 in 2018. Movies start at sundown (approximately 8:45 pm). Come early for the best seats – a limited number of ...

Friday, August 24

“Art on the Square” Final Day | Redwood City
Friday, August 24 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
"Art on the Square" Final Day | Redwood City

Art on the Square features the best in fine arts and crafts each month between June and August at Courthouse Square in downtown Redwood City. Art on the Square showcases original painting, photography, jewelry, glass, ceramics, and more, with prices for every budget. Art on the ...

Music on the Square: New Wave + Modern Rock Hits | Redwood City
Friday, August 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Music on the Square: New Wave + Modern Rock Hits | Redwood City

Enjoy free Friday concerts all summer long on Courthouse Square in Redwood City from 6-8 pm from June 1-August 31, 2018. Redwood City is well known for its events, but Friday night’s Music on the Square is one of the most treasured nights of summer. Plus, being ...

2018 Movie Under the Stars: Mary Poppins | Menlo Park
Friday, August 24 – 8:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Burgess Park
2018 Movie Under the Stars: Mary Poppins | Menlo Park

The 2018 Menlo Movie Series will feature free movies. Be sure to bring a chair, blanket, and some snacks to enjoy, but most of all, don’t forget to bring the family. Enjoy a night of watching the stars, under the stars. All movies are subject to ...

Movies in the Park: Despicable Me 3 | Burlingame
Friday, August 24 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Snacks available for purchase.
| Washington Park (Burlingame)
Movies in the Park: Despicable Me 3 | Burlingame

Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.

Saturday, August 25

2018 Palo Alto Festival of the Arts | Saturday
Saturday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | University Avenue (Palo Alto)
2018 Palo Alto Festival of the Arts | Saturday

he festival-celebrating its thirty-seventh year, the Palo Alto Festival of the Arts takes place annually on tree-lined University Avenue in beautiful downtown Palo Alto, featuring 300 fine artists and crafters whose display booths are placed back-to-back along University Avenue. In the past, it has attracted over 150,000 ...

Free Guided Hike of San Bruno Mountain | Brisbane
Saturday, August 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Donations encouraged but not required
| San Bruno Mountain Watch
Free Guided Hike of San Bruno Mountain | Brisbane

David Schooley, the founder of San Bruno Mountain Watch, has devoted most of his life to preserving the mountain and sharing it with others through his tireless work leading hikes, speaking, and organizing. His deep knowledge of the mountain and his love of nature will ...

Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Redwood City
Saturday, August 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sequoia High School
Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Redwood City

For the 36th season of Shakespeare in the Park, SF Shakes will present a production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. A Midsummer Night’s Dream follows the misadventures of four young lovers, a group of aspiring actors, and a team of mischievous fairies as they all enter the ...

Sunday, August 26

2018 Palo Alto Festival of the Arts | Sunday
Sunday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | University Avenue (Palo Alto)
2018 Palo Alto Festival of the Arts | Sunday

he festival-celebrating its thirty-seventh year, the Palo Alto Festival of the Arts takes place annually on tree-lined University Avenue in beautiful downtown Palo Alto, featuring 300 fine artists and crafters whose display booths are placed back-to-back along University Avenue. In the past, it has attracted over 150,000 ...

Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Redwood City
Sunday, August 26 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sequoia High School
Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Redwood City

For the 36th season of Shakespeare in the Park, SF Shakes will present a production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. A Midsummer Night’s Dream follows the misadventures of four young lovers, a group of aspiring actors, and a team of mischievous fairies as they all enter the ...