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Friday, August 2

Music on the Square: “Steely Dan & Chicago Tribute” | Redwood City
Friday, August 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Music on the Square: "Steely Dan & Chicago Tribute" | Redwood City

Enjoy free Friday concerts all summer long on Courthouse Square in Redwood City from 6-8 pm from May 31-August 30, 2019. 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.  ...

2019 Summer “Rock” Concert in the Park | Foster City
Friday, August 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Leo J. Ryan Park
2019 Summer "Rock" Concert in the Park | Foster City

Join the Foster City community for free summer concerts overlooking the water in Leo Ryan Park from 6-8 pm, every Friday from July to August 2019. Don’t forget to bring your friends, a picnic, and your dancing shoes. 2019 Foster City Summer Concert Schedule July ...

2019 Summer Concert Kick Off at the Rotary Pavilion | Aug. 2- Sept. 27
Friday, August 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring the whole family and do not forget to bring your chairs & blankets.
| San Bruno City Park
2019 Summer Concert Kick Off at the Rotary Pavilion | Aug. 2- Sept. 27

Join this summer at San Bruno City Park, and enjoy the sights and sounds of the 2019 Concerts at the Rotary Pavilion every Friday from August 2, 2019 to September 27, 2019 at 6 pm. Bring the whole family and do not forget to bring ...

2019 Movie Under the Stars: Wreck It Ralph 2 | Menlo Park
Friday, August 2 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Burgess Park
2019 Movie Under the Stars: Wreck It Ralph 2 | Menlo Park

The 2019 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 ...

Summer Outdoor Movie Night: Wreck It Ralph 2 | Mountain View
Friday, August 2 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on.
| Eagle Park, Mountain View
Summer Outdoor Movie Night: Wreck It Ralph 2 | Mountain View

Celebrate how Parks Make Life Better. TM with a movie under the stars. All movies begin at 8:30 pm or when dark outside. Bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on. Co-sponsored by the City of Mountain View Recreation Division and Youth Advisory Committee. ...

Saturday, August 3

2019 World Dog Surfing Championships | Pacifica
Saturday, August 3 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch. Entering your dog for $10
| Linda Mar State Beach
2019 World Dog Surfing Championships | Pacifica
The Dog Surfing World Championships takes place on the NorCal coast — where the concept for the sport originated with big thanks to the book that started it all – The Dog’s Guide to Surfing – bringing together dog surfing talent for charity. Dog surfers are invited ...
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

“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, August 3 – 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

NorCal Summer Cosplay Gathering 2019 | San Mateo
Saturday, August 3 – 11:00 am | Cost: $8*
*$8 in advance, $10 on site. Parking is $6.
| Coyote Point Recreation Area
NorCal Summer Cosplay Gathering 2019 | San Mateo
The NorCal Cosplay Gathering returns this August. Join us at Coyote Point Park for another day of cosplay, photos, food, and friends. NorCal Cosplay Gatherings are dedicated to providing a fun day of hanging out, getting some great cosplay shoots, and having fun with friends and ...

Wednesday, August 7

Free Reggae Concert in the Park | Redwood City
Wednesday, August 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stafford Park
Free Reggae Concert in the Park | Redwood City
Rafa is from Hebrew רָפָא: to heal We are a 14-piece roots reggae band based out of the Live In Peace Studio in East Palo Alto, CA, and share the organization’s same vision for healing and social justice. We believe that music is a powerful tool ...
Summer Rewind Cover Band Concert | Menlo Park
Wednesday, August 7 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Fremont Park (Menlo Park)
Summer Rewind Cover Band 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). Three additional concerts are ...

San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Treasure Island” | Palo Alto
Wednesday, August 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Cubberley Community Center
San Francisco Mime Troupe's "Treasure Island" | Palo Alto

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 60th season with more free and lively performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2019 production “Treasure Island” The Musical – A Toxic Tale of Corporate Corsairs, Swashbuckling Swindlers, and Big Buck Buccaneers ...

Thursday, August 8

SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2019: Stymie & the PJLO | Palo Alto
Thursday, August 8 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2019: Stymie & the PJLO | 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 ...

Free Country Concert in the Park | San Mateo
Thursday, August 8 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Central Park (San Mateo)
Free Country Concert in the Park | San Mateo

Dance a summer evening away in San Mateo’s beautiful Central Park with free concerts held every Thursday night during the summer. Low-back chairs and blankets are welcome. Downtown parking is free after 6 pm. 2019 Central Park Music Series Every Thursday, June 20 to August 15, ...

Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula
Thursday, August 8 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Hop Dogma Brewing Company
Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula

Every month, Comedy Sharks standup night features some of the Bay Area’s best comedians. Come on out and enjoy some laughs with your neighbors, hosted by Phil Griffiths & Hop Dogma Brewing Company. The show starts at 7:30 pm; seating is limited, so be sure to ...Monthly

Movies on the Square: “Bohemian Rhapsody” | Redwood City
Thursday, August 8 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: "Bohemian Rhapsody" | Redwood City

Bring the family out to a free movie showing in downtown Redwood City in Courthouse Square on Thursday evenings from June 6-August 29, 2019 The Summer experience will be enhanced with a showing of 12 movies on Thursday evenings starting at sundown (approximately 8:45 pm). ...

Friday, August 9

Music on the Square: “Yacht Rock” | Redwood City
Friday, August 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Music on the Square: "Yacht Rock" | Redwood City

Enjoy free Friday concerts all summer long on Courthouse Square in Redwood City from 6-8 pm from May 31-August 30, 2019. 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.  ...

2019 Summer “Motown” Concert in the Park | Foster City
Friday, August 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Leo J. Ryan Park
2019 Summer "Motown" Concert in the Park | Foster City

Join the Foster City community for free summer concerts overlooking the water in Leo Ryan Park from 6-8 pm, every Friday from July to August 2019. Don’t forget to bring your friends, a picnic, and your dancing shoes. 2019 Foster City Summer Concert Schedule July ...

Free Summer Concert: Dancing Through the Decades | San Bruno
Friday, August 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring the whole family and do not forget to bring your chairs & blankets.
| San Bruno City Park
Free Summer Concert: Dancing Through the Decades | San Bruno

Join this summer at San Bruno City Park, and enjoy the sights and sounds of the 2019 Concerts at the Rotary Pavilion every Friday from August 2, 2019 to September 27, 2019 at 6 pm. Bring the whole family and do not forget to bring ...

Summer Movie Night: The Lego Movie 2 | South SF
Friday, August 9 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Joseph A. Fernekes Building
Summer Movie Night: The Lego Movie 2 | South SF

Enjoy an evening at the park with our summer Movie Night in the Park in South San Francisco’s Orange Memorial Park. Kicking off this series on Friday, July 19, 2019. Movie Lineup: July 19 – Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (With special guest Spider-Man is joining ...

2019 Movie Under the Stars: Mary Poppins Returns | Menlo Park
Friday, August 9 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Burgess Park
2019 Movie Under the Stars: Mary Poppins Returns | Menlo Park

The 2019 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 ...

2019 Summer Outdoor Movie Night | Mountain View
Friday, August 9 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on.
| Whisman Park
2019 Summer Outdoor Movie Night | Mountain View

Celebrate how Parks Make Life Better. TM with a movie under the stars. All movies begin at 8:30 pm or when dark outside. Bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on. Co-sponsored by the City of Mountain View Recreation Division and Youth Advisory Committee. ...

Saturday, August 10

Pub In the Park: Live Music, Local Brews & Lawn Games | Redwood City
Saturday, August 10 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Mezes Park
Pub In the Park: Live Music, Local Brews & Lawn Games | Redwood City

Imagine a leisurely summer afternoon, lounging in a park, while listening to live Americana and Bluegrass music, sipping delicious local brews and enjoying lawn games. During four Saturdays from June to September, we’ll stock the British-style inflatable pub with quality beers and ciders on tap ...

Free Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It | Redwood City
Saturday, August 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sequoia High School
Free Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It | Redwood City

For the 37th season of Shakespeare in the Park, SF Shakes will present a production of As You Like It. As You Like It follows its heroine Rosalind as she flees persecution in her uncle’s court, accompanied by her cousin Celia to find safety and, ...

Sunday, August 11

“Sunday Assembly” Silicon Valley Community Gathering | Mountain View
Sunday, August 11 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Masonic Lodge
"Sunday Assembly" Silicon Valley Community Gathering | Mountain View

“Live Better, Help Often, Wonder More” is the motto for Sunday Assembly Silicon Valley (SASV), an international community movement that celebrates life. The radically inclusive SASV is a secular and service nonprofit that celebrates life, welcomes all people and supports everyone fulfilling their potential. It aims ...Monthly