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Friday, August 30

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, August 30 – 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 ...Monthly

Music on the Square: “Pop/Soul” | Redwood City
Friday, August 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Music on the Square: "Pop/Soul" | 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 Movie Under the Stars: Finding Dory | Menlo Park
Friday, August 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Burgess Park
2019 Movie Under the Stars: Finding Dory | 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 ...

Friday, September 6

San Mateo’s Movies in the Park Kick Off: Wreck It Ralph 2 | 2019
Friday, September 6 – 7:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Beresford Park
San Mateo's Movies in the Park Kick Off: Wreck It Ralph 2 | 2019

Join for a free Friday night movies in September at your favorite park. Bring a blanket and low back chair and enjoy. Movies begin at dusk (approximately 7:15 pm). Activities by Mobile Recreation start at 6 pm. Food and snack sales will begin at 6pm ...

2019 Movie Under the Stars: Jumanji (2017) | Menlo Park
Friday, September 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Burgess Park
2019 Movie Under the Stars: Jumanji (2017) | 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 ...

Saturday, September 7

“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, September 7 – 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

Pub In the Park: Live Music, Local Brews & Lawn Games | Redwood City
Saturday, September 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Red Morton 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 ...

Sunday, September 8

“Sunday Assembly” Silicon Valley Community Gathering | Mountain View
Sunday, September 8 – 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

“Kidchella 2019” Kids Music Festival: Andy Z & the Andyland Band | Final Day
Sunday, September 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
"Kidchella 2019" Kids Music Festival: Andy Z & the Andyland Band | Final Day

Redwood City is pleased to offer its kids music series for the seventh year. Four live music concerts on Sundays throughout the summer will be MCd by Andy-Z, the Master of Music and Play, bringing his high energy to Courthouse Square for the joy of ...

Free Bay Shore Lyric Opera Concert in the Park | Redwood City
Sunday, September 8 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Free Bay Shore Lyric Opera 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 2019. The series features groups such as the Redwood Symphony, Opera San José, and Bay ...

Friday, September 13

Movie In the Park: Spider-Man into the Spider-Verse | San Mateo
Friday, September 13 – 7:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Shoreview Park
Movie In the Park: Spider-Man into the Spider-Verse | San Mateo

Join for a free Friday night movies in September at your favorite park. Bring a blanket and low back chair and enjoy. Movies begin at dusk (approximately 7:15 pm). Activities by Mobile Recreation start at 6 pm. Food and snack sales will begin at 6pm ...

2019 Movie Under the Stars: The Emoji Movie | Menlo Park
Friday, September 13 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Burgess Park
2019 Movie Under the Stars: The Emoji Movie | 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 ...

Sunday, September 15

Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford
Sunday, September 15 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Cantor Arts Center

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, ...Monthly

Friday, September 20

3rd Friday: Free Outdoor Movie & Free Popcorn | Millbrae
Friday, September 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Popcorn
| Millbrae Central Park
3rd Friday: Free Outdoor Movie & Free Popcorn | Millbrae

Join every 3rd Friday of the month from April to October for games, food trucks,  and a free moving screening. There will have FREE warm and buttery popcorn for all attendees. Bring a chair or blanket to sit in. Free Movie Lineup: 4/19- Christopher Robin ...Monthly

Free Movie In the Park: Incredibles 2 | San Mateo
Friday, September 20 – 7:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Los Prados Park
Free Movie In the Park: Incredibles 2 | San Mateo

Join for a free Friday night movies in September at your favorite park. Bring a blanket and low back chair and enjoy. Movies begin at dusk (approximately 7:15 pm). Activities by Mobile Recreation start at 6 pm. Food and snack sales will begin at 6pm ...

2019 Movie Under the Stars: Instant Family | Menlo Park
Friday, September 20 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Burgess Park
2019 Movie Under the Stars: Instant Family | 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 ...

Saturday, September 21

Smithsonian’s 15th Annual Free Museum Day | 2019
Saturday, September 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but you must signup and download your free ticket
| San Francisco Bay Area
Smithsonian's 15th Annual Free Museum Day | 2019

Museum Day brings together museums, zoos & cultural centers from all 50 states to offer free admission to all Museum Day ticket holders for the 15th Annual Free Museum Day. Museum Day represents a national commitment to access, equality and inclusion. 2019 Smithsonian Magazine Museum ...

Facebook’s “Bands on the Bayfront” Music Festival | Facebook HQ
Saturday, September 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP is requested.
| Facebook Headquarters
Facebook's "Bands on the Bayfront" Music Festival | Facebook HQ
Facebook hosts “Bands on the Bayfront” featuring an all genre music festival and community stage. 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm: The Killer Queens 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm: Super Diamond Proceeds benefit school music & art programs.

Tuesday, September 24

CuriOdyssey Free Community Day | San Mateo
Tuesday, September 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | CuriOdyssey
CuriOdyssey Free Community Day | San Mateo

Explore science and meet native California animals. CuriOdyssey’s free Community Days take place on varying days, both during the week and on the weekend, so that more visitors have the opportunity to experience CuriOdyssey. Vehicle entrance fee for Coyote Point Park is $6 per car. ...

Friday, September 27

Free Movie In the Park: Captain Marvel | San Mateo
Friday, September 27 – 7:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Central Park​
Free Movie In the Park: Captain Marvel | San Mateo

Join for a free Friday night movies in September at your favorite park. Bring a blanket and low back chair and enjoy. Movies begin at dusk (approximately 7:15 pm). Activities by Mobile Recreation start at 6 pm. Food and snack sales will begin at 6pm ...

Tuesday, October 8

Draconids Meteor Shower | 2019
Tuesday, October 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Draconids Meteor Shower | 2019
October’s Draconid meteor shower – sometimes called the Giacobinids – radiates from the fiery mouth of the northern constellation Draco the Dragon. Because the radiant is located so far north on the sky’s dome, this shower favors temperate and far-northern latitudes, such as the U.S., Canada, ...

Friday, October 18

3rd Friday: Free Outdoor Movie & Free Popcorn | Final Day
Friday, October 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Popcorn
| Millbrae Central Park
3rd Friday: Free Outdoor Movie & Free Popcorn | Final Day

Join every 3rd Friday of the month from April to October for games, food trucks,  and a free moving screening. There will have FREE warm and buttery popcorn for all attendees. Bring a chair or blanket to sit in. Free Movie Lineup: 4/19- Christopher Robin ...Monthly

Saturday, October 19

Facebook’s Fall Fest: Latin Celebration & Halloween Bash | Facebook HQ
Saturday, October 19 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP is requested.
| Facebook Headquarters
Facebook's Fall Fest: Latin Celebration & Halloween Bash | Facebook HQ
Join Facebook for their Fall Festival featuring a Latin cultural celebration with Halloween activities. Proceeds benefit youth mentoring and sports programs.

Tuesday, October 22

Orionids Meteor Shower 2019 | Halley’s Comet’s Debris
Tuesday, October 22 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Orionids Meteor Shower 2019 | Halley's Comet's Debris
On a dark, moonless night, the Orionids exhibit about 10 to 20 meteors per hour. These fast-moving meteors occasionally leave persistent trains and they sometimes produce bright fireballs. Orionid meteors fly each year between about October 2 to November 7. That’s when Earth is passing through the ...