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Friday, May 3

History Museum: Free First Fridays | Redwood City
Friday, May 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
History Museum: Free First Fridays | Redwood City

Enjoy free admission from 10 am to 4 pm, every first Friday of the month, at the San Mateo History Museum. Explore the museum housed in the 1910 County Courthouse; listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it features a stained glass dome and mosaic tile floor. 2 pm General Tour: ...Monthly

2019 “Wild West Days” Spring Festival | Redwood City
Friday, May 3 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but there will be fees for carnival rides.
| Our Lady of Mount Carmel School
2019 "Wild West Days" Spring Festival | Redwood City

Wild West Days 2019 is an annual three-day festival, held each spring, that sees over 5,000 local families to join for thrilling carnival rides, delicious treats, festival game booths, live local entertainment, and socializing with friends and neighbors. 2019 “Wild West Days” Spring Festival Friday-Sunday, May ...

Civic Action Zine Fest w/ Live Music & Collaborative Project | Burlingame
Friday, May 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Burlingame Library
Civic Action Zine Fest w/ Live Music & Collaborative Project | Burlingame
Join us for our first Zine Fest featuring zine artists, many with themes that revolve around civic action, and live music from April Gee aka Containher! Plus join us for a collaborative zine project. Artists include: Breena Nuñez, Debbie Huey/Bumperboy, Deni Kwan, Eishin Yoshida, Erin Partridge, ...

Saturday, May 4

Bay Area Dance Week: Bhangra, Nordic Folk Dance & More | 2019
Saturday, May 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
| San Francisco Bay Area
Bay Area Dance Week: Bhangra, Nordic Folk Dance & More | 2019

Dancers’ Group is pleased to announce the 21st anniversary of Bay Area Dance Week, which will run April 26-May 5, 2019. The annual 10-day festival features over 400 hundred free events throughout the Bay Area. Take dance classes and watch free performances in a wide range of styles including Argentine tango, ...

Free Comic Book Day 2019
Saturday, May 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Free Comic Book Day 2019

Free Comic Book Day is an annual tradition, held the first Saturday in May each year, where participating comic book shops give away comic books absolutely free to anyone who comes into their stores. Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) 2019 features an amazing selection of comic book ...

“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, May 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

Dog Park Clean-up: SFDOG’s Scoop de Doo | SF
Dog Park Clean-up: SFDOG’s Scoop de Doo | SF
SFDOG’s Scoop de Doo, a San Francisco dog park clean-up event, is happening on Saturday, May 4th, in dog parks all over San Francisco. From 10 am-12 pm on Saturday May 4th, folks will gather at their own neighborhood park for a group-led clean-up effort, ...
Friends of the Library Book Sale | Mountain View
Saturday, May 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Public Library
Friends of the Library Book Sale | Mountain View
Come to the Friends of the Mountain View Library Book Sale for great bargains! Funds raised by the Friends from book sales are used to support the Library’s programs. The Book Sale will be at the Bookmobile garage behind the Mountain View Public Library. Saturday 9:00 am ...
97th Annual May Fete Children’s Parade & Fair | Palo Alto
Saturday, May 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Heritage Park
97th Annual May Fete Children's Parade & Fair | Palo Alto
Celebrate spring with all of your friends at the annual May Fete Children’s Parade, held each year on the first Saturday in May. This year’s theme is “Happy 125th Birthday Palo Alto!”  97th Annual May Fete Children’s Parade Saturday, May 4, 2019 | 10 am Downtown Palo Alto – University ...
A La Carte & Art Festival 2019 | Mountain View
Saturday, May 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Castro Street (Mountain View)
A La Carte & Art Festival 2019 | Mountain View

Spring into festival season and honor Cinco de Mayo in style at A La Carte & Art, May 4-5 in downtown Mountain View. The Bay Area’s popular outdoor festival season officially kicks-off at this vibrant celebration of the arts in Silicon Valley’s epicenter with two ...

Silicon Valley Artists’ Open Studios: Saturday | South Bay
Saturday, May 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All over South Bay & Peninsula
Silicon Valley Artists' Open Studios: Saturday | South Bay

Silicon Valley Open Studios is an opportunity to experience a wide variety of art and talk with local artists in the comfort of their own studios from 11 am to 5 pm during the first three weekends in May. 2019 Silicon Valley Open Studios First Three Weekends ...

2019 Kite Day: Giant Kites, Snow Cones & Hotdog Lunches | Menlo Park
Saturday, May 4 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bedwell Bayfront Park
2019 Kite Day: Giant Kites, Snow Cones & Hotdog Lunches | Menlo Park
Come out to Kite Day and enjoy kite flying, snow cones, and a hot dog lunch on Saturday, May 4, 2019. 2019 Kite Day Saturday, May 4, 2019 | Noon to 3 pm Bedwell Bayfront Park, 1600 Marsh Road, Menlo Park FREE Kite flying Snow cones Hot dog lunch Bounce house If the wind is ...
2nd Annual 7 Mile House Jazz Fest | Brisbane
Saturday, May 4 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $25 | 7 Mile House
2nd Annual 7 Mile House Jazz Fest | Brisbane
The Bay Area’s historic 7 Mile House is producing their second annual 7 Mile House Jazz Fest on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 12 pm-12 am. The event will be held outdoors with a $25 entrance fee for the entire day. The festival features 11 bands, ...
2019 “Wild West Days” Spring Festival | Redwood City
Saturday, May 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but there will be fees for carnival rides.
| Our Lady of Mount Carmel School
2019 "Wild West Days" Spring Festival | Redwood City

Wild West Days 2019 is an annual three-day festival, held each spring, that sees over 5,000 local families to join for thrilling carnival rides, delicious treats, festival game booths, live local entertainment, and socializing with friends and neighbors. 2019 “Wild West Days” Spring Festival Friday-Sunday, May ...

Sunday, May 5

“Streets Alive, Parks Alive” Festival | Burlingame
Sunday, May 5 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Downtown Burlingame
"Streets Alive, Parks Alive" Festival | Burlingame
Streets Alive! Parks Alive! is an annual event celebrating parks and public spaces in San Mateo County. This event emphasizes the importance of parks, healthy activity and quality of life. The City of Burlingame celebrates Streets Alive the first Sunday of May each year from 9 ...
A La Carte & Art Festival 2019 | Mountain View
Sunday, May 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Castro Street (Mountain View)
A La Carte & Art Festival 2019 | Mountain View

Spring into festival season and honor Cinco de Mayo in style at A La Carte & Art, May 4-5 in downtown Mountain View. The Bay Area’s popular outdoor festival season officially kicks-off at this vibrant celebration of the arts in Silicon Valley’s epicenter with two ...

Bay Area Dance Week: ’60 Go-Go Dance & Argentine Tango | Final Day
Sunday, May 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
| San Francisco Bay Area
Bay Area Dance Week: '60 Go-Go Dance & Argentine Tango | Final Day

Dancers’ Group is pleased to announce the 21st anniversary of Bay Area Dance Week, which will run April 26-May 5, 2019. The annual 10-day festival features over 400 hundred free events throughout the Bay Area. Take dance classes and watch free performances in a wide range of styles including Argentine tango, ...

2019 “Wild West Days” Spring Festival | Redwood City
Sunday, May 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but there will be fees for carnival rides.
| Our Lady of Mount Carmel School
2019 "Wild West Days" Spring Festival | Redwood City

Wild West Days 2019 is an annual three-day festival, held each spring, that sees over 5,000 local families to join for thrilling carnival rides, delicious treats, festival game booths, live local entertainment, and socializing with friends and neighbors. 2019 “Wild West Days” Spring Festival Friday-Sunday, May ...

Silicon Valley Artists’ Open Studios: Sunday | South Bay
Sunday, May 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All over South Bay & Peninsula
Silicon Valley Artists' Open Studios: Sunday | South Bay

Silicon Valley Open Studios is an opportunity to experience a wide variety of art and talk with local artists in the comfort of their own studios from 11 am to 5 pm during the first three weekends in May. 2019 Silicon Valley Open Studios First Three Weekends ...

Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower | 2019
Sunday, May 5 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower | 2019
Set your alarm and get up before dawn to witness the Eta Aquarids meteor shower. In 2019, the forecast calls for the greatest number of Eta Aquariid meteors to fall before dawn on (or near) May 5. However, the broad peak of the Eta Aquariid shower ...

Monday, May 6

Free Public Panel: Emerging Technology and America’s Economy | Stanford
Monday, May 6 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | David and Joan Traitel Building
Free Public Panel: Emerging Technology and America's Economy | Stanford
Artificial intelligence, advanced manufacturing, and other new technologies appear poised to transform the world economy, and, though the transition may be painful, the United States is well-positioned to take advantage of these new opportunities. Panelists will discuss the impact of changing demographics and advancing technology on ...
America To Me Docuseries: Listen to the Poem | Stanford
Monday, May 6 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | CERAS 101
America To Me Docuseries: Listen to the Poem | Stanford

Come to the “America to Me” screening and speaker series where the 10-part docu-series America to Me will be used to discuss the complexities of race and equity in US schools. The series follows a year in the life of a racially diverse, well-resourced school ...

Saturday, May 11

Silicon Valley Artists’ Open Studios | South Bay
Saturday, May 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All over South Bay & Peninsula
Silicon Valley Artists' Open Studios | South Bay

Silicon Valley Open Studios is an opportunity to experience a wide variety of art and talk with local artists in the comfort of their own studios from 11 am to 5 pm during the first three weekends in May. 2019 Silicon Valley Open Studios First Three Weekends ...

2019 Hungarian Heritage Outdoor Festival | Belmont
Saturday, May 11 – All Day | Cost: $15*
*$15 for Adults, $5 for Youth (6-17 years old), Free for Children 5 and under
| Belmont Twin Pines Park
2019 Hungarian Heritage Outdoor Festival | Belmont
Mmm… goulash… Come see what makes Hungarian culture truly unique by savoring the tastes, sights and sounds, Cultural Exhibits, Folk Dancing & Live Music of Hungary in Belmont’s Twin Pines Park. Plus, special guest performers. 2019 Hungarian Heritage Festival Saturday, May 9, 2015 | Noon to 10 ...