August Awesome List

PICK A DATE TO PLAY
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16
17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 3031
EVENT LISTINGS ARE CHECKED AT THE TIME OF POSTING BUT SCHEDULES MAY CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. LINKS ARE AVAILABLE BELOW TO ALL VENUES FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. PLEASE CONFIRM INFORMATION WITH THE WEBSITE.

EVENT LISTINGS ARE CHECKED AT THE TIME OF POSTING BUT SCHEDULES MAY CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. LINKS ARE AVAILABLE BELOW TO ALL VENUES FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. PLEASE CONFIRM INFORMATION WITH THE WEBSITE.

Tuesday, August 1

Summer Movie Clubhouse, 10am, The Angry Birds Movie , $5 for 10 movies or $1/show, CinéArts at the Empire, San Francisco.

Music with Emily Bonn - Little Sprouts, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM, age 2 to 5, Emily will bring her banjo to sing favorite old-timey, folk and classic children's songs in a playful learning environment! Mill Valley Public Library.

Garden Club, 2:30-3:15pm, grades K - 3, Garden Educator Kier Holmes leads children in in a garden story and hands-on activity, Mill Valley Public Library.

Slime Science, 3 – 4:30pm, Make your own slime—an excellent sensory activity! This activity is messy so we suggest you come dressed in clothes that can get dirty, Marin City Library.

Performances on the Patio, 3:30pm, ages 4+, Musical Robot, Combining catchy tunes, out of this world dance moves, and tons jokes, this musical duo (ukulele and drum!) will help us finish the summer with a shake and a giggle, Robin Sweeny Patio, Sausalito Library.

Nature Journaling, 3:45-4:15pm, grades 5-8, Observe, create and be curious! Mill Valley Library.

National Night Out, 4:30-7:30pm, a chance for the park emergency personnel and neighbors to get to know each other. This is an event for the whole family, Presidio, San Francisco.

Wednesday, August 2

Circus Vargas' New 2017 Spectacular Steam Cirque! Village at Corte Madera.

Summer Movie Clubhouse, 10am, The Angry Birds Movie , $5 for 10 movies or $1/show, CinéArts at the Empire, San Francisco.

Films of the Month, The Lion King (1pm), Bambi (3pm) The Walt Disney Museum, San Francisco.

Wacky Wednesdays: Magical Moonshine Puppet Company, 1-1:45pm, What if the Three Bears were really Teddy Bears and Goldilocks was not a little girl at all, but a mischievous little dog? That is exactly the case in this funny retelling of the fairytale, presented with Bohemian style marionettes. San Anselmo Library.

Union Square Live, 2pm, Crosscut Band, San Francisco.

Afternoon Adventures, 3pm, ages 5-9, Book Dominoes, Line them up one by one, and then knock them down! Join us to make a domino chain with books, Sausalito Library.

Afterschool LEGO Club, 3 – 4:30pm, Civic Center Library.

Read to a Therapy Dog, 3-4pm, Belvedere Tiburon Library.

Magical Moonshine Theater – Chanticleer the Rooster, 3:30-4:30pm, Magical Moonshine's newest addition to the Canterbury Collection is Chaucer's Canterbury tale about a rooster named Chanticleer who is caught by the flattering fox...but foxes can be fooled. Assisting the beloved Chanticleer is a wise ant, a pig, sheep, goat, dog, hen and farmer. Medieval costumes and live, and ancient music make for a delightful and interactive family program. Mill Valley Library.

Zumba! 5:30pm, Novato Library.

Plaza Night Finale!, 5:30 – 6:30pm, Join us as we wind down the Summer Challenge program with one final night of the Noches en la Plaza program.  This laid-back, hangout program is suitable for families of all ages and features music activities and a special surprise! Novato Library.

Solano County Fair, 'This Fair is for Ewe'

Movies on the Green, TBD, Marin Country Mart, Larkspur

Ghostbusters (1984), Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

Thursday, August 3

Circus Vargas' New 2017 Spectacular Steam Cirque! Village at Corte Madera.

Yerba Buena Festival, 12:30-1:30pm, Blue Tango Project, San Francisco.

Ugly Sculpture Contest, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Can you make the ugliest sculpture in the world? We’d like to see you try! Drop in and put together some truly hideous recycled parts to create the homeliest art object imaginable, Mill Valley Public Library.

Wildcare's Animal Ambassadors, 3 – 4pm, Mary Pounder of Wildcare brings Wildcare’s Animal Ambassadors for a visit, Bolinas Library.

Teen Book Club: Ready Player One, 7 – 8pm, Read this "geek beach read" and then join us for a discussion and snacks, Corte Madera Library.

Selena, Jack London Square, Oakland

La La Land, Courthouse Square, Redwood City

Board Game & Pizza Night, 6-8pm, Belvedere Tiburon Library.

The Music Man, 7pm, Throckmorton Theatre, Mill Valley.

Solano County Fair, 'This Fair is for Ewe'

Holiday at the Sonoma County Fair

Santa Clara County Fair, ‘Full Steam Ahead'

Friday, August 4

Circus Vargas' New 2017 Spectacular Steam Cirque! Village at Corte Madera.

Kent Island Restoration, 10am-2pm, ages 5+, Meet at the public dock on Wharf Rd in Bolinas (across from the College of Marin biology lab).

Yerba Buena Festival, 11-11:30am & 12:15–12:45pm, Caterpillar Puppets, San Francisco.

SHARE-A-Book Dogs, 2:30-3:30pm, Kids in kindergarten and older can make 15-minute appointments to read aloud to friendly four-legged friends. It’s a great way to increase confidence and improve read-aloud skills in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Program takes place in the Children’s Room, Mill Valley Public Library.

Teen Gaming, 3:30 – 5:30pm, Join us for board games, card games, puzzles, a Break Out box (escape room in a box), and more! Bring your friends, try our brand new games, and eat snacks, Civic Center Library.

VIP Pizza Party, 5:30 – 7pm, Kids who read the most this summer will be invited to a special VIP Pizza Party that will take place after hours in the library. Ask for details at the library’s front desk, Marin City Library.

The Music Man, 7pm, Throckmorton Theatre, Mill Valley.

Creekside Friday, The Cabin, Tennessee Valley

Jazz & Blues by the Bay, every Friday

Picnics on the Plaza, San Anselmo Town Hall Plaza & Lawn

Inside Out, Old Mill Park, Mill Valley

Music in the Park, 6-8pm, Marinwood, San Rafael

Solano County Fair, 'This Fair is for Ewe'

Holiday at the Sonoma County Fair

Santa Clara County Fair, ‘Full Steam Ahead'

Saturday, August 5

Circus Vargas' New 2017 Spectacular Steam Cirque! Village at Corte Madera.

Nihonmachi Street Fair, Japantown, San Francisco

Beaver Festival

San Jose Renaissance Faire

Fremont Festival of the Arts

Free Access to all Parks "Measure A Days", 7am – 7pm includes Blackpoint Boat Launch, McInnis Park, McNears Beach Park, Miller Boat Launch, Paradise Beach Park and Stafford Lake Park.

Free Saturday Morning Yoga, 9-10am, Old Mill Park, Mill Valley. 

Headlands Summer Yoga Hike, 10:30am-12pm, Stretch your mind & body! Join us on a naturalist led hike with scenic ocean views and learn about the plants and animals of the Marin Headlands. We’ll stop along the way to stretch and do simple yoga poses that are accessible to all ages and abilities

The Rainbow Fish Musical, 10:30am & 2pm, Come with us under the sea for The Rainbow Fish Musical, a world premiere based on the award-winning book by Marcus Pfister about the joy of finding friendship through sharing, Children's Fairyland, Oakland.

Read to a Dog, 11am – 12pm, South Novato Library.

The Music Man, 1pm, Throckmorton Theatre, Mill Valley.

Yerba Buena Festival, 1-3pm, AfroSolo in the Gardens, San Francisco.

Afternoon Art, 1-4pm, egg shakers, Randall Museum, San Francisco.

Moonlight Hike at Baltimore Canyon, 8-10pm, Join a ranger for a rare chance to experience this unique preserve after dark, Kent Woodlands.

Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship, 8pm, sing-along of sea chanteys and sailor songs aboard a historic ship at San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

Zootopia, Civic Green, 901 Sherman Avenue, Novato

North Bay Drive-In, The Goonies, 8:30pm, Old Hamilton Theater Building, Novato.

Footloose, Dolores Park, San Francisco

Solano County Fair, 'This Fair is for Ewe'

Holiday at the Sonoma County Fair

Santa Clara County Fair, ‘Full Steam Ahead'

Tarzan, The Stage Musical Based on the Disney Film, Berkeley Playhouse

Sunday, August 6

Circus Vargas' New 2017 Spectacular Steam Cirque! Village at Corte Madera.

Novato Space Festival, Space Station Museum, Novato

Jerry Day, San Francisco

Nihonmachi Street Fair, Japantown, San Francisco

San Jose Renaissance Faire

Fremont Festival of the Arts

Learn to Ride, 9-11am, Learn to ride pump tracks and rollers with a ranger at the Stafford Lake Bike Park, Novato.

Youth & Family Program, 9:45-11:45am, The Paramita of Generosity, Participating families are invited to stay for tea, juice, muffins and the farmers' market outside the zendo, Green Gulch and Zen Center, Muir Beach.

Bricks by the Bay, 10am-4pm, Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara.

August Sunday Fundays, 10am-5pm, Science Regatta, an opportunity to do and see awe-inspiring science, Lawrence Hall of Science, Berkeley.

The Rainbow Fish Musical, 10:30am & 2pm, Come with us under the sea for The Rainbow Fish Musical, a world premiere based on the award-winning book by Marcus Pfister about the joy of finding friendship through sharing, Children's Fairyland, Oakland.

Presidio Picnic, 11am-4pm, Main Parade Grounds, Presidio, San Francisco.

Summer Sunday Concerts, Piccolo Pavilion in Old Corte Madera Square

The Music Man, 1pm, Throckmorton Theatre, Mill Valley.

Shakespeare Or Space Wars, 1pm, Dimond Park, Oakland.

Summer Music Series, 2-4pm, Town Center, Corte Madera.

Poolside Jam, Strawberry Recreation Center, Mill Valley

AMADOU & MARIAM and Ibibio Sound Machine, 2pm, KidStage Afro-Urban Dance with Nkei Oruche (12-1:30pm), Stern Grove, San Francisco

Solano County Fair, 'This Fair is for Ewe'

Holiday at the Sonoma County Fair

Santa Clara County Fair, ‘Full Steam Ahead'

Summer Nights, 7pm, Melvin Seals & JGB, Marin JCC.

Tarzan, The Stage Musical Based on the Disney Film, Berkeley Playhouse

Monday, August 7, Full Moon

Circus Vargas' New 2017 Spectacular Steam Cirque! Village at Corte Madera.

Stories & More: Marvelous Magical Music, 3:30-4:30pm, Hear stories about music, musicians and instruments followed by a live musical performance from our own librarian, Natasha, Mill Valley Public Library.

Middle Schoolers: Robot Escape Room, 7-8:30pm, Grades 6-8, Mill Valley Library.

Full Moon Hike at White Hill, 8-10pm, learn about the plants and animals that live in the area, Fairfax.

Holiday at the Sonoma County Fair

Tuesday, August 8

Circus Vargas' New 2017 Spectacular Steam Cirque! Village at Corte Madera.

Summer Movie Clubhouse, 10am, Sing, $5 for 10 movies or $1/show, CinéArts at the Empire, San Francisco.

Nature Journal Workshop, 10-11:30am, Drawing Mammal Heads and Faces with the amazing John Muir Laws, Richardson Audubon, Tiburon.

Greenwood Summer Story Time, 11am-12pm, Ages 3–6, Kindergarten tea and free-play to follow, Greenwoord School, Mill Valley.

Boxes and Play - Little Sprouts, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM, Join us for stories and play in our village of cardboard-box structures. Best for toddlers and their caregivers, Mill Valley Public Library.

Kids Days with Afro-Urban Society, 11am-2pm, Stern Grove, San Francisco.

Yerba Buena Festival, 12:30-1:30pm, Litquake, San Francisco.

Meet Author F.C. Yee - The Epic Crush of Genie Lo, 6pm, Book Passage, Sausalito.

Teen Movie and Pizza Night, 6 – 8:30pm, 6th-12th graders, movie screening (movie TBD). Enjoy some pizza before the movie, Novato Library.

Holiday at the Sonoma County Fair

Wednesday, August 9

Circus Vargas' New 2017 Spectacular Steam Cirque! Village at Corte Madera.

Summer Movie Clubhouse, 10am, Sing, $5 for 10 movies or $1/show, CinéArts at the Empire, San Francisco.

Wildcare's Animal Ambassadors, 10:30 – 11:30am, Mary Pounder of Wildcare brings Wildcare’s Animal Ambassadors for a visit, Inverness Library.

Kids Days with Afro-Urban Society, 11am-2pm, Stern Grove, San Francisco.

Wacky Wednesdays: Ventriloquist Steve Chaney, 1-1:45pm, Steve and his partner, “Corny Crowe” will enthrall audiences of all ages with their side-splitting ventriloquism show. San Anselmo Library.

Guided Hikes - Birds + Bird Art Treasure Hunt, 2-4pm, two-mile family-friendly guided hike led by volunteer Presidio art docents, Presidio, San Francisco.

Ventriloquist Steve Chaney, 3:30-4:30pm, "Cornelius Crow" presents a funny, interactive, fast-paced, comical puppet show for all ages. Steve Chaney uses his astounding ventriloquism skills to bring “Corny” and other puppets to life. Mill Valley Library.

Concerts on the Plaza, Downtown Mill Valley

Movies on the Green, TBD, Marin Country Mart, Larkspur

The Little Rascals, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

Holiday at the Sonoma County Fair

Thursday, August 10

Circus Vargas' New 2017 Spectacular Steam Cirque! Village at Corte Madera.

Kids Days with Afro-Urban Society, 11am-2pm, Stern Grove, San Francisco.

Yerba Buena Festival, 12:30-3:30pm, LINES Dance Center, San Francisco.

Teen Movie Night: Marvel Double Feature, 4 – 8:30pm, 2 of Marvel's most important movie offerings. We'll have movie snacks, and pizza will be served during a brief intermission. PJs, pillows, sleeping bags, etc are welcome and encouraged! Corte Madera Library

MAGC Summer Concert Series, Marin Art & Garden Center, Ross

Finding Dory, Courthouse Square, Redwood City

Holiday at the Sonoma County Fair

Friday, August 11, Perseids Meteor Shower

Nostalgia Days, 6am-8pm, Step back in time with Novato’s legendary custom car event, Novato.

Circus Vargas' New 2017 Spectacular Steam Cirque! Village at Corte Madera.

Insect Discovery Lab, 11am – 12pm, Explore the fantastic lives of beetles, millipedes, tarantulas, and walking sticks at this interactive workshop, Point Reyes Library.

Yerba Buena Festival, 11-11:30am & 12:15-12:45pm, Unique Derique, San Francisco.

Insect Discovery Lab, 1:30 – 2:30pm, Stinson Beach Library.

LEGO Play Day, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Get in touch with your inner-engineer! Free play with Lego supports creativity, problem solving, and reading skills -- and it's FUN! All ages! Mill Valley Public Library.

Teen Movie and Pizza: Guardians of the Galaxy, 3 – 5:30pm, 6th-12th grade, Civic Center Library.

The Rainbow Fish Musical, 6:30pm, Come with us under the sea for The Rainbow Fish Musical, a world premiere based on the award-winning book by Marcus Pfister about the joy of finding friendship through sharing, Children's Creativity Museum, San Francisco.

Creekside Friday, The Cabin, Tennessee Valley

Concert Under the Oak, Northgate Mall, San Rafael

Jazz & Blues by the Bay, every Friday

Picnics on the Plaza, San Anselmo Town Hall Plaza & Lawn

End-of-Summer Reading Party with the SF Bubble Guy Mike Ashe, 3-4pm, SCelebrate all your reading accomplishments with an hour of bubble fun by the San Francisco Bubble Man Mike Ashe, Creek Park, San Anselmo.

Secret Life of Pets, Howarth Park, Santa Rosa

Holiday at the Sonoma County Fair

Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes, Oracle Arena, Oakland

Saturday, August 12, Perseids Meteor Shower

Nostalgia Days, 6am-8pm, Step back in time with Novato’s legendary custom car event, Novato.

Home Front Festival and Rosie Rally, Richmond.

Circus Vargas' New 2017 Spectacular Steam Cirque! Village at Corte Madera.

Inverness Fair

Pistahan, San Francisco

Gravenstein Apple Fair, Sebastopol

Farallon Islands and Whale Watching Trip, 7:30am-4pm, ages 10+, Join Greater Farallones sanctuary naturalists and the Oceanic Society for a day-long adventure into the waters of the sanctuary. Traveling under the Golden Gate Bridge we will journey 27 miles offshore to the intriguing Farallon Islands and, seas permitting, beyond! In these nutrient-rich waters we will search for humpback and blue whales, seabirds such as the Tufted Puffin and Common Murre, seals, sea lions, jellies and more! Space is limited. Registration Required! Contact Sara Heintzelman to reserve a spot or (415) 530-5366.

FREE Family Fitness Class, 9-9:55am, Mill Valley Community Center.

Explore our New Trails, 10am-1pm, Gary Giacomini Preserve, Forest Knolls.

Guided Hikes - Birds + Bird Art Treasure Hunt, 10:30am-12:30pm, two-mile family-friendly guided hike led by volunteer Presidio art docents, Presidio, San Francisco.

The Rainbow Fish Musical, 10:30am & 1:30pm, Come with us under the sea for The Rainbow Fish Musical, a world premiere based on the award-winning book by Marcus Pfister about the joy of finding friendship through sharing, Children's Creativity Museum, San Francisco.

Read to a Dog, 11am-12pm, ages 5+, San Rafael Library.

Yerba Buena Festival, 11am-4pm, Pistahan, San Francisco.

Afternoon Art, 1-4pm, popsicle soaps, Randall Museum, San Francisco.

Shakespeare Or Space Wars, 1pm, Berkeley.

Holiday at the Sonoma County Fair

Tarzan, The Stage Musical Based on the Disney Film, Berkeley Playhouse

Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes, Oracle Arena, Oakland

Sunday, August 13

Circus Vargas' New 2017 Spectacular Steam Cirque! Village at Corte Madera.

West Point Inn, pancake breakfast!

Pistahan, San Francisco

Gravenstein Apple Fair, Sebastopol

Terwilliger Trail Hike, 9-11am, Stafford Lake Park, Novato.

Marine Science Sunday, 10am-5pm, Marine Mammal Center, Sausalito.

August Sunday Fundays, 10am-5pm, Trapeze Arts with Les Aerielles, an opportunity to do and see awe-inspiring science, Lawrence Hall of Science, Berkeley.

The Rainbow Fish Musical, 10:30am & 1:30pm, Come with us under the sea for The Rainbow Fish Musical, a world premiere based on the award-winning book by Marcus Pfister about the joy of finding friendship through sharing, Children's Creativity Museum, San Francisco.

Yerba Buena Festival, 11am-4pm, Pistahan, San Francisco.

Presidio Picnic, 11am-4pm, Main Parade Grounds, Presidio, San Francisco.

Summer Sunday Concerts, Piccolo Pavilion in Old Corte Madera Square

Shakespeare Or Space Wars, 1pm, Oakland.

Summer Music Series, 2-4pm, Town Center, Corte Madera.

WAR and Malo, 2pm, KidStage Funk/Hip Hop Dance with Paula Plessas (12-1:30pm), Stern Grove, San Francisco

Holiday at the Sonoma County Fair

Tarzan, The Stage Musical Based on the Disney Film, Berkeley Playhouse

Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes, Oracle Arena, Oakland

Monday, August 14

Summer Movie - TBA, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Join us in the cool Creekside Room for a movie and popcorn, Mill Valley Public Library.

Tuesday, August 15

Summer Movie - TBA, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Join us in the cool Creekside Room for a movie and popcorn, Mill Valley Public Library.

Wednesday, August 16

Art in the Park at Creekside, 11am-2pm, Paradise Beach Park, Tiburon.

Union Square Live, 6pm, Moonalice, San Francisco.

Game Day! 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Roll the dice, spin the spinner, or work a giant floor puzzle. Fun for the whole family! Mill Valley Public Library.

Afterschool LEGO Club, 3 – 4:30pm, Grades K to 8, Civic Center Library.

Summer Book Club, 7pm, The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket. Grades 4 and up. Call 415-924-6382 to register, Corte Madera Library.

Concerts on the Plaza, Downtown Mill Valley

Movies on the Green, TBD, Marin Country Mart, Larkspur

The Princess Bride, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

Thursday, August 17

Summer Movie - TBA, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Join us in the cool Creekside Room for a movie and popcorn, Mill Valley Public Library.

Moana, Jack London Square, Oakland

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Courthouse Square, Redwood City

Yerba Buena Festival, 12:30-1:30pm, Jazz Herstory Collective, San Francisco.

Thirsty Third Thursdays, 5-7pm, Family-friendly evenings of live bluegrass, craft brew and bites Benefitting The Hungry Owl Project, Bon Air, Greenbrae.

Yerba Buena Festival, 6-7:30pm, Bobi Céspedes, San Francisco.

Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes, SAP Center, San Jose

Friday, August 18

Birding The Hill, 8am, ages 5+, Explore the hill at Corona Heights Park with Audubon experts and check out its avian inhabitants! Randall Museum, San Francisco.

Yerba Buena Festival, 11-11:30am & 12:15–12:45pm, Non Stop Bhangra, San Francisco.

The Rainbow Fish Musical, 10:30am & 1:30pm, Come with us under the sea for The Rainbow Fish Musical, a world premiere based on the award-winning book by Marcus Pfister about the joy of finding friendship through sharing, Children's Creativity Museum, San Francisco.

End of Summer Party, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Celebrate the end of summer with your friends and library staff under the redwood trees. Crafts, bubbles, face painting, music and more! SmartGarden, Mill Valley Public Library.

Pacheco Plaza Summer Music Series, Novato

Picnics on the Plaza, San Anselmo Town Hall Plaza & Lawn

Jazz & Blues by the Bay, Sausalito

Music in the Park, 6-8pm, Marinwood, San Rafael

LEGO Batman, Howarth Park, Santa Rosa

Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes, SAP Center, San Jose

Saturday, August 19

Transportation Day, 9am-5pm, a celebration of Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit! Bluegrass music performance by JimBo Trout, meet Daniel Tiger, Train rides, Transportation programs like trolley design and straw rocket design and more, Bay Area Discovery Museum.

Bark Around the Block, Berkeley

History Walk: Mt Tamalpais Scenic Railroad, 10am-2pm, 3.5 mile hike on the Old Railroad Grade as we discuss the history of the railroad, Mill Valley.

The Rainbow Fish Musical, 10:30am & 1:30pm, Come with us under the sea for The Rainbow Fish Musical, a world premiere based on the award-winning book by Marcus Pfister about the joy of finding friendship through sharing, Children's Creativity Museum, San Francisco.

Read to a Dog, 11am – 12pm, South Novato Library.

Musical Storytime With Author Mike Mirabella and Illustrator Amy O'Hanlon, 1pm, Barnes & Noble, Corte Madera.

End of Summer Party! 1 – 4pm, Time to reward yourself for all that great summertime reading! Join us for an outdoor party with tie-dye, weaving, live music, games & more! Everyone welcome at this free event! Fairfax Library.

Yerba Buena Festival, 1-3pm, Daymé Arocena + Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble, San Francisco.

Afternoon Art, 1-4pm, tic-tac-toe games, Randall Museum, San Francisco.

Concerts on the Green, City Green, 901 Sherman Avenue, Novato.

Evening at Stafford Lake Park, 7:30 – 9pm, Join rangers for an evening of fun around the campfire! Novato.

Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes, SAP Center, San Jose

Sunday, August 20

Sunday Streets, San Francisco

Orienteering Adventure, 9-11am, Learn the basics of orienteering with a ranger at Stafford Lake Park, Novato.

Workday at Stafford Lake Bike Park, 9am – 1pm, Novato.

August Sunday Fundays, 10am-5pm, Eve of Totality Celebration, an opportunity to do and see awe-inspiring science, Lawrence Hall of Science, Berkeley.

The Rainbow Fish Musical, 10:30am & 1:30pm, Come with us under the sea for The Rainbow Fish Musical, a world premiere based on the award-winning book by Marcus Pfister about the joy of finding friendship through sharing, Children's Creativity Museum, San Francisco.

Presidio Picnic, 11am-4pm, Main Parade Grounds, Presidio, San Francisco.

Yerba Buena Festival, 1-3pm, Brazil in the Gardens, San Francisco.

Summer Music Series, 2-4pm, Town Center, Corte Madera.

Concerts on the Plaza, Downtown Mill Valley

BRAZILIAN GIRLS and Moon Hooch, 2pm, KidStage Vogue with Jocquese Whitfield (12-1:30pm), Stern Grove, San Francisco

Summer Sunday Concerts, Piccolo Pavilion in Old Corte Madera Square

Concerts-in-the-Park, Belvedere Park

Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes, SAP Center, San Jose

Monday, August 21, New Moon, Solar Eclipse

Solar Eclipse at Ring Mountain, 9:30-11am, Tiburon.

All-American Solar Eclipse Event, 10am-2pm, we will be treated to the first total eclipse of the sun visible in the continental United States in almost 40 years. San Anselmo and most of the country will see a partial eclipse. Come visit us and get your free solar shades and loads of information about this special solar eclipse event.

Teen End of Summer Party, 7-8:30pm, Have one last summer hurrah with free Sol Food, live music, and more at the End of Summer Party in the Amphitheater. We’ll draw raffle prizes for some lucky summer reading participants and listen to great music. You don’t need to attend the party to win, but you might be sad to miss a good time. Registration recommended. Mill Valley Library.

Tuesday, August 22

End of Summer Bash Community Event with Trucks, Trucks, Trucks!!! 4:30-6:30pm, free, Join us for music, fun crafts and activities and food trucks, Mill Valley Community Center.

Wednesday, August 23

Movies on the Green, TBD, Marin Country Mart, Larkspur

Thursday, August 24

Yerba Buena Festival, 12:30-1:30pm, Dalia Marina, San Francisco.

Dirty Dancing, Courthouse Square, Redwood City

Friday, August 25

National Park Service Birthday, free admission to all National Parks.

Yerba Buena Festival, 11-11:30am & 12:15–12:45pm, Venezuelan Music Project, San Francisco.

Campfire Program, 7-9pm, Join rangers for an evening of fun with local lore, legends, and campfire tales, McNears Beach Park, San Rafael.

The Rainbow Fish Musical, 12pm, Come with us under the sea for The Rainbow Fish Musical, a world premiere based on the award-winning book by Marcus Pfister about the joy of finding friendship through sharing, Children's Creativity Museum, San Francisco.

Outdoor Movie Night, Inside Out, Pier 39, San Francisco.

Concert Under the Oak, Northgate Mall, San Rafael

Jazz & Blues by the Bay, every Friday

Picnics on the Plaza, San Anselmo Town Hall Plaza & Lawn

Friday Nights on Main, Tiburon

Finding Dory, Howarth Park, Santa Rosa

Saturday, August 26

The Rainbow Fish Musical, 10:30am & 1:30pm, Come with us under the sea for The Rainbow Fish Musical, a world premiere based on the award-winning book by Marcus Pfister about the joy of finding friendship through sharing, Children's Creativity Museum, San Francisco.

Heritage Day, 11am-4pm, features musical and dance performances, including Lion Dancers and Chinese folk dancers and more, China Camp State Park, San Rafael.

Yerba Buena Festival, 1-2:30pm, Paula West, San Francisco.

Music Fest, Homestead Valley Community Center

The Search for Life Beyond Earth with Carol Stoker, 8:30pm, Planetary Scientist, NASA Ames Research Center, Mill Valley.

Rock Balancing Gathering, 11am-2pm, Crissy Field, San Francisco.

Afternoon Art, 1-4pm, noodle boats, Randall Museum, San Francisco.

Disney's Beauty and the Beast 1991 & 2017, Sonoma State University

La La Land, Washington Square Park, San Francisco

Sunday, August 27

Point Reyes Annual Sand Sculpture Contest, Point Reyes

Streets for People, Fairfax

Origami-Palooza & Paper Airplane Contest, San Francisco

August Sunday Fundays, 10am-5pm, Ocean Explorations, an opportunity to do and see awe-inspiring science, Lawrence Hall of Science, Berkeley.

The Rainbow Fish Musical, 10:30am & 1:30pm, Come with us under the sea for The Rainbow Fish Musical, a world premiere based on the award-winning book by Marcus Pfister about the joy of finding friendship through sharing, Children's Creativity Museum, San Francisco.

Presidio Picnic, 11am-4pm, Main Parade Grounds, Presidio, San Francisco.

Concerts on the Plaza, Downtown Mill Valley

Summer Sunday Concerts, Piccolo Pavilion in Old Corte Madera Square

Marine Science Sunday, 10am-5pm, Marine Mammal Center, Sausalito.

Summer Music Series, 2-4pm, Town Center, Corte Madera.

MAVIS STAPLES and Kev Choice Ensemble, 2pm, Funk/Hip Hop Dance with Paula Plessas, Stern Grove, San Francisco

Monday, August 28

Tuesday, August 29

Wednesday, August 30

Movies on the Green, TBD, Marin Country Mart, Larkspur

Union Square Live, 6pm, Swing in the Square featuring Fit Lorenz Orchestra, San Francisco.

Thursday, August 31

Yerba Buena Festival, 12:30-12:30pm, Evie Ladin Band, San Francisco.

Ladder 49, Courthouse Square, Redwood City