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Wednesday, July 18

Summer Dance Party Concert | Menlo Park
Wednesday, July 18 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Fremont Park (Menlo Park)
Summer Dance Party 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, July 19

SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2018: Pamela Rose & John R. Burr | Palo Alto
Thursday, July 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2018: Pamela Rose & John R. Burr | 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 ...

Movies on the Square: “Wonder” | Redwood City
Thursday, July 19 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: "Wonder" | 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, July 20

Music on the Square: Santana Tribute | Redwood City
Friday, July 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Music on the Square: Santana Tribute | 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 ...

Saturday, July 21

Drop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View
Saturday, July 21 – 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 ...

Sunday, July 22

Free Opera San José Concert in the Park | Redwood City
Sunday, July 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Free Opera San José Concert in the Park | Redwood City

For the classical music lover, or anyone who appreciates great musical talent, Redwood City continues its free Classical Music Series performed outdoors on beautiful Courthouse Square from June through September 2018. The series features groups such as the Redwood Symphony, Opera San José, and Bay ...

Wednesday, July 25

Free Blues Concert in the Park | Redwood City
Wednesday, July 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stafford Park
Free Blues Concert in the Park | Redwood City

“Blues harmonica player of the year” and “Blues New Artist of The Year” in 2009 from the West Coast Blues Hall of Fame, Kyle Rowland, has been dominating the stage since the tender age of 10 years old. The Kyle Rowland Blues Band dishes out a …

Summer Country Rock Concert | Menlo Park
Wednesday, July 25 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Fremont Park (Menlo Park)
Summer Country Rock 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, July 26

SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2018: Harry & The Hitmen | Palo Alto
Thursday, July 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2018: Harry & The Hitmen | 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 ...

Movies on the Square: “Wonder Woman” | Redwood City
Thursday, July 26 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: “Wonder Woman" | 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, July 27

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, July 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Devil's Canyon Brewing Company
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos

Enjoy a family friendly, admission-free evening of live music, rotating food trucks and an award winning selection of sustainable handcrafted beer and root beer. There’s free admission, two live bands, and three food trucks. Kids and well behaved dogs are welcome. One dollar from each ...

Final Fridays Family Dance Party | South SF
Friday, July 27 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | South SF Main Library
Final Fridays Family Dance Party | South SF

Has it been a long day? Week? Lifetime? Or do you and your kids just have some energy you need to get out of your system? Then come shake your tail to the best family-friendly jams amidst the glowy balloons and sparkly lights of their ...

Art on the Square | Redwood City
Friday, July 27 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Art on the Square | 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: Tribute to Journey | Redwood City
Friday, July 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Music on the Square: Tribute to Journey | 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 Kickoff: “Despicable Me 3” | Menlo Park
Friday, July 27 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Onetta Harris Community Center
2018 Movie Under the Stars Kickoff: "Despicable Me 3" | 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 ...

Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower & Dark Skies | 2018
Friday, July 27 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower & Dark Skies | 2018

The Delta Aquarids is an average shower that can produce up to 20 meteors per hour at its peak. It is produced by debris left behind by comets Marsden and Kracht. The shower runs annually from late July to early August.
Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower
July 27-28, 2018 …

Saturday, July 28

Free Guided Hike of San Bruno Mountain | Brisbane
Saturday, July 28 – 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 ...

Art on the Square ” PAL Music Festival” | Redwood City
Saturday, July 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Art on the Square " PAL Music Festival" | 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 ...

Wednesday, August 1

Free Rock ‘n Roll Concert in the Park | Redwood City
Wednesday, August 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stafford Park
Free Rock 'n Roll Concert in the Park | Redwood City

Rock The Heat is a high-energy rock’n roll party band, giving you non-stop, entertainment. Rock The Heat has a variety of talented, seasoned musicians with many years of experience performing. This combination of great musicians and great music brings effortless high-energy entertainment to audiences throughout the …

Thursday, August 2

Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame
Thursday, August 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Burlingame Museum of Pez
Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame

The first Thursday of every month is free admission to the Pez Museum in Burlingame, a mini-museum where you can find over 500 pez dispensers from the past 80 years. See the world’s largest pez dispenser and a rare Pez, worth about $5,000, a Mr. ...

SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2018: The Love Gangsters | Palo Alto
Thursday, August 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
SFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2018: The Love Gangsters | 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 ...

Movies on the Square: “The Greatest Showman” | Redwood City
Thursday, August 2 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Movies on the Square: “The Greatest Showman" | 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 3

History Museum: Free First Fridays | Redwood City
Friday, August 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: ...

Music on the Square: Michael Jackson Tribute | Redwood City
Friday, August 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Music on the Square: Michael Jackson Tribute | 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 ...

Saturday, August 4

Dog Surfing Championships | Pacifica
Saturday, August 4 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch. Entering your dog ranges from $10 to $25
| Linda Mar State Beach
Dog Surfing Championships | Pacifica

The Dog Surfing World Championships take 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 to …