What's Happening This Weekend (July 31-August 2)

  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.

Friday, July 31, Full Moon

Saltwater Fishing Lessons for Kids, 10am – 12pm, McNears Beach Park, 201 Cantera Way, San Rafael.

Elephant & Piggie Party, 2:30-4pm, Mill Valley Library.

Creekside Friday, 5:30pm, Tennessee Valley, Mill Valley.

Friday Nights on Main, Tiburon.

Jazz & Blues by the Bay, Sausalito.

Film Night in the Park, sunset, Groundhogs Day, Contratti Park, Central Field, Fairfax.

Library Lock-In, 7pm, grades 6-12, Party at the library after hours! Come to the Library when we are closed - for games, food, prizes and if you want, you can even sleep over! We will start the night with pizza and other snacks. If you choose not to sleep over, pick up will be at 11:00 p.m. Novato Library.

Venezuelan Music Project, 11am & 12:15pm, Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco.

Thoroughly Modern Millie, presented by The Young People's Teen Musical Theatre Company, Randall Museum, San Francisco.

The Day the Crayons Quit, the Musical, 10:30am, 4pm, Children's Fairyland.

Sonoma County Fair, 1350 Bennet Valley Road, Santa Rosa.

Santa Clara County Fair344 Tully Rd., San Jose.

Saturday, August 1

Chalkboard Hanger, 9am-12pm, ages 5-12, Home Depot.

Basic Land Navigation, 10am-2:30pm, Join us for a basic field course on how to use a compass, read a map, and use a GPS in order to find your location. Meet at the gate on Deer Island Ln in Novato.

Novato Space Festival, 10am-4pm, meet legendary astronauts and see a lunar module and lunar rover, Space Station Museum, Novato.

Concert for Kids, 10:30-11:15am, James K, Robin Sweeny Park, Sausalito.

STEAM with the Bay Area Discovery Museum! 11am-12pm, ages 4-8, Maker Lab Jam Session: Gravity, San Rafael Library.

Celebrate Dr. Seuss with Marin County School Volunteers, 11am-1pm, Book Passage, Corte Madera.

Artists of Mount Tamalpais Art Fest and Sale! 11am-6pm, music, children's activities and more, MWPCA Clubhouse, Mill Valley.

DIY Canvas Backpack, 11:30am, ages 5+, San Rafael Library.

Maritime Day, Sausalito

Maker Saturdays, 12-3pm, free, make, share and learn with hands-on activities where you can make a duct-tape wallet or purse, a windsock, or maybe even learn to solder, Bon Air Center, Greenbrae.

Hook, Film Night at the Park, San Anselmo Creek Park.

North Bay Mobile Drive-In, 9pm, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, 520 Palm Drive, Novato.

Summer Nights, 7pm, $20 members/$23 public/$28 at the door, live music, kids zone, family friendly, kids under 17 free, Marin JCC.

Film of the MonthThe Sword in the Stone & Sleeping Beauty, The Walt Disney museum, San Francisco.

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.

Nihonmachi Street Fair, enjoy performance, tradition, art, music, food, and more, Japantown, San Francisco.

Thoroughly Modern Millie, presented by The Young People's Teen Musical Theatre Company, Randall Museum, San Francisco.

San Jose Renaissance Faire, 10am-6pm, Discovery Meadow, San Jose.

Beaver Festival, Martinez.

Sonoma County Fair

Solano County Fair

Santa Clara County Fair

Children’s Fairyland, Oakland.

Fremont Festival of the Arts, 10am-6pm, Downtown Fremont on Paseo Padre Parkway and Walnut Avenues.

Sunday, August 2

Sunrise Adventure Hike to the Top of Big Rock, 5-7am, Meet at the Big Rock trailhead in San Rafael.

Green Gulch Farm Sunday Children’s Program, 10am, After a short talk, the children leave the zendo to participate in their own special programs. Activities include crafts, seasonal projects on the farm and garden, yoga, and ritual. Please check in before the program at the table near the southwest side entrance of the zendo.

Concerts on the Plaza, 2-5pm, Downtown Mill Valley.

Folkish Festival, 12:30pm, Marin Country Mart, Larkspur.

Music in the Park, 3-6pm, Creek Park, San Anselmo.

Summer Sunday Concerts, 5pm, Corte Madera.

Jerry Day, San Francisco.

Nihonmachi Street Fair, enjoy performance, tradition, art, music, food, and more, Japantown, San Francisco.

Mary Chapin Carpenter, Stern Grove Festival, San Francisco.

Thoroughly Modern Millie, presented by The Young People's Teen Musical Theatre Company, Randall Museum, San Francisco.

Children’s Storytime and Family Walk, 10:30am, California Giants, San Francisco Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park.

San Jose Renaissance Faire, 10am-5pm, Discovery Meadow, San Jose.

Sonoma County Fair

Solano County Fair

Santa Clara County Fair

Children’s Fairyland, Oakland.

Fremont Festival of the Arts, 10am-6pm, Downtown Fremont on Paseo Padre Parkway and Walnut Avenues.