SEPTEMBER AWESOME LIST

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Monday, September 10, 2018

JoAnne Wetzel - Mermaid School

  • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Book Passage (map)

In Mermaid School, Molly and her new friend, Squirt, have fun, make friends and learn a lot on their first day at their underwater school.


Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Justin Greenwood And Landry Q. Walker

  • 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

  • Blue Moon Comics (map)

A celebration of comics art and storytelling.

Bolinas Skatepark Fundraiser

  • Wednesday, September 12, 2018

  • 5:00 PM 8:00 PM

  • Proof Lab (map)

The Bolinas Skatepark revamp is underway right now - but we still have time to raise more funds.

“Ants: The Invisible Majority” With Brian Fisher Of California Academy Of Sciences

  • 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

  • Terra Linda High School (map)

Welcome to Marin Science Seminar. Join us and learn!


Thursday, September 13, 2018

Presidio Twilight

  • 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Main Parade Ground (map)

San Francisco’s own backyard campfire is back for its fifth season starting Thursday, May 17!


Friday, September 14, 2018

Spotlight Draw: How To Draw A Fairy Godparent

  • 12:30 PM - 12:50 PM

  • The Walt Disney Family Museum (map)

This month’s theme is presented in conjunction with our daily screening of Cinderella (1950).

Big Bounce America

  • Fri, Sep 14, 2:15 PM - Sun, Sep 16, 2018 5:45 PM

  • Marinship Park (map)

The Big Bounce America, an action packed family-friendly day out featuring THE WORLD'S BIGGEST BOUNCE HOUSE!

Rocksoberfest

  • Fri, Sep 14, 6:00 PM Sat, Sep 15, 4:00 PM

  • San Geronimo Valley Community Center (map)

The West Marin Coalition for Healthy Youth is partnering with RockSoberFest to host an evening of music and dancing for Marin youth in a safe, substance-free environment. There will be a lounge, dinner, karaoke, silent disco and DJ Cooper Sperling to keep the night going!!

Grand Prix Of Sonoma

  • Fri, Sep 14, 6:00 PM - Sun, Sep 16, 20187:00 PM

  • Sonoma Raceway (map)

Fun for the whole family at the final IndyCar race in Sonoma! Kids 12 and under get in FREE at the Grand Prix of Sonoma, Sept. 14-16.

Movies In The Park: Wall-E

  • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

  • Terra Linda Park (map)

Come out and enjoy a Friday night under the stars with family and friends as the City of San Rafael's Community Services Department brings a FREE movie to a neighborhood near you.


Saturday, September 15, 2018

Subaru Kids Obstacle Challenge

  • Sat, Sep 15, 8:30 AM - Sun, Sep 16, 2018 2:30 PM

  • Coyote Point Recreation Area (map)

Kids Obstacle Challenge is the ultimate family adventure and the only obstacle course designed for kids ages 5-16, where both kids and parents get to run together!

Big Bounce America

  • Fri, Sep 14, 2:15 PM - Sun, Sep 16, 2018 5:45 PM

  • Marinship Park (map)

The Big Bounce America, an action packed family-friendly day out featuring THE WORLD'S BIGGEST BOUNCE HOUSE!

Grand Prix Of Sonoma

  • Fri, Sep 14, 6:00 PM - Sun, Sep 16, 20187:00 PM

  • Sonoma Raceway (map)

Fun for the whole family at the final IndyCar race in Sonoma! Kids 12 and under get in FREE at the Grand Prix of Sonoma, Sept. 14-16.

Coffee With A Ranger

  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • King Mountain Preserve (map)

Ever wonder what it’s like to be a Park Ranger? Want to get expert hiking or biking tips? Curious about coyotes and other wildlife in our preserves? Get answers to these questions and more when you stop by and meet your local park rangers.

One Tam’s Run Tam, Love Tam!

  • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  • Pantoll Campground Parking (map)

Mt. Tam runners! If you would like to meet fellow runners and give back to the mountain, join us for a broom-pulling workday along Old Mine Trail, off Pantoll parking lot.

California Coastal Cleanup

  • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Full list of organized cleanups around the Bay Area!

Youth Sustainability Summit

  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The SFUSD Sustainability Office is hosting a Youth Sustainability Summit, open to all middle and high school students.

The Bay Area Pet Fair

  • Sat, Sep 15, 10:00 AM - Sun, Sep 16, 5:00 PM

  • The Bay Area Pet Fair (map)

The Bay Area Pet Fair is the largest pet adoption event in California!

Festa Coloniale Italiana

  • 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

  • 1630 Stockton StreetSan Francisco, CA, 94133United States (map)

Free, fun, family event and is open to the public.  

The Northern California Renaissance Faire

  • Sat, Sep 15, 10:00 AM - Sun, Sep 16, 6:00 PM

  • The Northern California Renaissance Faire (map)

One of California's largest Renaissance faires with full contact jousting, live street and stage theater, celtic rock concert series, authentic hand made crafts and fun activities for the entire family.

Squid For Squirts

  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Greater Farallones Visitor Center, San Francisco (map)

Delve into the watery world of cephalopods! Watch squid and octopus films.

Dragonboat Festival

  • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Lake Merritt (map)

Dragon boat racing, cultural performances, food, and kid-friendly activities.

Sturgeon’s Mill

  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • Sturgeon's Mill (map)

Sturgeon’s mill is a 105 year old steam powered sawmill. We are a working museum that is open 4 weekends a year to the general public. On these weekends historians, gear heads, steam heads and students of California history come to “Step back into History” at our museum.

Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival

  • Sat, Sep 15, 10:00 AM Sun, Sep 16, 5:00 PM

  • Old Mill Park (map)

This landmark event in Old Mill Park draws throngs to see the work of 140+ artists, live music & children’s entertainers. 

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

Back To School BBQ

  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • Marin Country Mart (map)

Music, Storytime, Food, Games, Bubbles & More!

Rocksoberfest

  • Fri, Sep 14, 6:00 PM Sat, Sep 15, 4:00 PM

  • San Geronimo Valley Community Center (map)

The West Marin Coalition for Healthy Youth is partnering with RockSoberFest to host an evening of music and dancing for Marin youth in a safe, substance-free environment. There will be a lounge, dinner, karaoke, silent disco and DJ Cooper Sperling to keep the night going!!

Marin Comics Fest: Nomi Kane

  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • San Anselmo Public Library (map)

A celebration of comics art and storytelling.

Native American Trade Feast

  • 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Museum of the American Indian (map)

Join the Museum of the American Indian at Miwok Park for our annual celebration featuring Red Voice Drum Group, California Indian dancers, craft tables, and more!

Autumn Moon Festival

  • Sat, Sep 15, 11:00 AM Sun, Sep 16, 6:00 PM

  • Chinatown (map)

Enjoy 2 days of nonstop entertainment, food, shopping, Dragon Parades, cultural events, children’s activities and more in San Francisco’s Chinatown. 

Pete The Cat

  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Children's Creativity Museum Theatre (map)

Based on the Pete the Cat series by James Dean and Kimberly Dean.

Sumo Champions Exhibition

  • 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Japantown (map)

Feel the power and excitement of the 7th Annual Sumo Champions Exhibition matches in the Japantown Peace Plaza. Free admission and Meet and Greet.

Squid For Squirts

  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Greater Farallones Visitor Center, San Francisco (map)

Delve into the watery world of cephalopods! Watch squid and octopus films.

COAL + ICE: Youth V. Climate: An Intergenerational Event

  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Fort Mason Center for Arts and Culture (map)

Join us for an inspirational Saturday afternoon event. Nate Butkas, the brilliant 8 year-old podcaster from “The Show About Science” will interview two luminaries of the environmental world, Ocean Elders’ Sylvia Earle and Captain Don Walsh.

Sausalito's 125th Birthday Celebration

  • Sat, Sep 15, 1:00 PM Mon, Sep 17, 3:00 PM

  • Marinship Park (map)

Come out at celebrate Sausalito's 125th Birthday!

Pete The Cat

  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Children's Creativity Museum Theatre (map)

Based on the Pete the Cat series by James Dean and Kimberly Dean.

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Jerry Garcia Amphitheater (map)

The San Francisco Shakespeare Festival is proud to present our 2018 Free Shakespeare in the Park.


Sunday, September 16, 2018

Subaru Kids Obstacle Challenge

  • Sat, Sep 15, 8:30 AM - Sun, Sep 16, 2018 2:30 PM

  • Coyote Point Recreation Area (map)

Kids Obstacle Challenge is the ultimate family adventure and the only obstacle course designed for kids ages 5-16, where both kids and parents get to run together!

Creativity Festival

  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Children's Creativity Museum (map)

Join us in celebrating creativity and innovation with a variety of hands-on, family-friendly activities.

Big Bounce America

  • Fri, Sep 14, 2:15 PM - Sun, Sep 16, 2018 5:45 PM

  • Marinship Park (map)

The Big Bounce America, an action packed family-friendly day out featuring THE WORLD'S BIGGEST BOUNCE HOUSE!

Grand Prix Of Sonoma

  • Fri, Sep 14, 6:00 PM - Sun, Sep 16, 20187:00 PM

  • Sonoma Raceway (map)

Fun for the whole family at the final IndyCar race in Sonoma! Kids 12 and under get in FREE at the Grand Prix of Sonoma, Sept. 14-16.

Pete The Cat

  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Children's Creativity Museum Theatre (map)

Based on the Pete the Cat series by James Dean and Kimberly Dean.

My Place | My Story

  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center (map)

My Place | My Story is a CFI Education program for teens that uses a storytelling model to inspire the production of individual 3-5 minute films about themselves, their friends, their families and their place in the community. 

Campfire Program

  • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

  • Sonoma State Historic Park (map)

Enjoy an early fall program around the campfire in the historic Sonoma Barracks Courtyard.

Fall Pops Concert – “Star Wars And More: The Music Of John Williams”

  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Marin Center Veterans' Memorial Auditorium (map)

The Marin Symphony's new season starts with excitement for the whole family, with our Fall Pops concert.

Movies In Creek Park: View To A Kill

  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Creek Park (map)

Movies in Creek Park run on Saturday Nights from June 2nd until October 27th (with the exception extreme weather conditions and on July 21st Beatles Tribute Concert). 

Astronomy Nights On Mt. Tamalpais

  • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

  • Cushing Memorial Theater (map)

Welcome to the Mt. Tam Astronomy Program. This educational program is designed to give the public and students of all ages and backgrounds a better understanding of our universe by hearing about current theories and discoveries followed by an opportunity to observe through telescopes.

Terrapin Crossroads Movie Night: Animal House

  • 7:30 PM  10:30 PM

  • Terrapin Crossroads (map)

Free movie event at Beach Park.

Drive-In Time Excellent: Wayne's World

  • 8:45 PM - 11:00 PM

  • Old Hamilton Theater Building (map)

Travel back to the year 1992 and experience the best SNL movie based on a sketch.

Marine Science Sunday: Sea Otter Spectacular

  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • The Marine Mammal Center (map)

We will highlight how despite their small size, sea otters have learned to survive in the waters offf our California coast!

Dragonboat Festival

  • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Lake Merritt (map)

Dragon boat racing, cultural performances, food, and kid-friendly activities.

Sturgeon’s Mill

  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • Sturgeon's Mill (map)

Sturgeon’s mill is a 105 year old steam powered sawmill. We are a working museum that is open 4 weekends a year to the general public. On these weekends historians, gear heads, steam heads and students of California history come to “Step back into History” at our museum.

Pete The Cat

  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Children's Creativity Museum Theatre (map)

Based on the Pete the Cat series by James Dean and Kimberly Dean.

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

Pop-Up Studio: Xerography

  • 10:30 AM - 12:50 PM

  • The Walt Disney Family Museum (map)

Experiment with the process of xerography in this hands-on workshop, by creating a caricature of yourself and a pet.

Sundays On Sherman

  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • City of Novato Parks, Recreation and Community Services (map)

Take over Sherman Avenue and the Civic Green to play in the street!

Presidio Picnic

  • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Main Parade Ground (map)

Grab a blanket and head to your national park for the 6th season of Presdio Picni. This great family event takes place on the Presidio’s beautiful Main Parade Ground, a seven-acre lawn with views of the park, the city and San Francisco

Indie Pop: An Alley Market By Kids For Kids

  • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  • The Indie Alley (map)

We're turning over the Indie Alley to the kids in our community for a special edition of our regular makers market!

Family Biking Free Event At #SundaysOnSherman

  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • Downtown Novato (map)

#NovatoFun A Safe Routes to Schools Bike Rodeo skills course with fun activities will be set-up in a controlled environment. New riders can learn how to  handle their bicycle and develop new skills. 

Sumo Champions Exhibition

  • 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Japantown (map)

Feel the power and excitement of the 7th Annual Sumo Champions Exhibition matches in the Japantown Peace Plaza. Free admission and Meet and Greet.

Comedy Day

  • 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Robin Williams Meadow (map)

1 Stage, 5 Hours, 30+ Comedians, A Million Laughs! 

Fairfax Townwide Picnic

  • 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Contratti Park Baseball Field (map)

Join us on Sunday, September 16th from 12 noon- 5 p.m. on theball field, for the Fairfax Volunteers annual Town-wide picnic.

Kinderfest

  • 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • San Francisco Tourist Club (map)

Dur three German/Austrian culture Fests—Maifest, Sommerfest, and Kinderfest—are held annually in May, July, and September, and are not to be missed.

Sunday Sampler

  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Berkeley Rep (map)

Bring your family, bring a friend, or treat yourself to an afternoon spent sampling the wide variety of programming offered at the Berkeley Rep School of Theatre.

Pete The Cat

  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Children's Creativity Museum Theatre (map)

Based on the Pete the Cat series by James Dean and Kimberly Dean.

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Jerry Garcia Amphitheater (map)

The San Francisco Shakespeare Festival is proud to present our 2018 Free Shakespeare in the Park production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Fiestas Patrias

  • 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM

  • Courthouse Square (map)

Kids and families will love the Hands on the Arts crafts area, everyone will enjoy trying authentic Mexican food from local restaurants, and there will be an authentic Flag Ceremony conducted by Consul General de Mexico. 

 Stories & Songs Ft. Phil Lesh

  • 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Beach Park, San Rafael (map)

Gather in the TxR Beach Park for a day of family fun. Phil will read children's stories, then follow up with a set of music with Phil Lesh, Scott Law, Blaine Sprouse & Adam Siegel! 

WildCare Presents Feathers, Fur, And Scales

  • 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

  • San Anselmo Library (map)

Urban wildlife rehabilitation specialists from WildCare in San Rafael will share rescue stories in a hands-on visit to increase awareness of local wildlife. Meet rescue animals and learn how you can help!

Marin Comics Fest: Nidhi Chanani

  • 5:00 PM 6:30 PM

  • San Rafael Public Library (map)

A celebration of comics art and storytelling.


Wednesday, September 19, 2018, Talk Like a Pirate Day

National Park Ranger Story Time

  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Corte Madera Library (map)

    National Park Ranger Jasmine Reinhardt Joins us for Preschool Storytime!


Thursday, September 20, 2018

Presidio Twilight

  • 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Main Parade Ground (map)

San Francisco’s own backyard campfire is back for its fifth season starting Thursday, May 17!

Marin Comics Fest: Lisa Brown

  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

  • Civic Center Library (map)

A celebration of comics art and storytelling.


Friday, September 21, 2018

A Midsummer Night's Dream

  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Jerry Garcia Amphitheater (map)

The San Francisco Shakespeare Festival is proud to present our 2018 Free Shakespeare in the Park production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Greek Food Festival

  • Fri, Sep 21 12:00 PM - Sun, Sep 23, 8:00 PM

  • San Francisco's Only Greek Food Festival (map)

Greek food, dancing and much more!

Big Bounce America: Santa Rosa

  • Friday, September 21, 2:15 PM - Sunday, September 23, 5:45 PM

  • Sonoma County Fairgrounds, Santa Rosa (map)

We are proud to introduce The Big Bounce America, an action packed family-friendly day out featuring THE WORLD'S BIGGEST BOUNCE HOUSE!

Marin Comics Fest: Judd Winick

  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • San Anselmo Public Library (map)

A celebration of comics art and storytelling.

Marin School Of The Arts

  • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

  • Book Passage, Corte Madera (map)

Marin School of the Arts Student Showcase performances in creative writing, theater, dance, music, jazz, strings, chamber music and rock.

Boardwalk Fall Campout

  • Fri, Sep 21, 5:00 PM - Sat, Sep 22, 10:00 AM

  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk (map)

A special fundraising event sponsored by the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk to benefit the American Cancer Society Relay for Life.

Oktoberfest By The Bay

  • Fri, Sep 21, 5:00 PM - Sun, Sep 23, 6:00 PM

  • Pier 48 (map)

Celebrates Munich's famed festival in true tradition and spirit with nonstop music, singing, dancing and the very best in German food and drink.

Campfire Program

  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • McNears Beach Park (map)

Join rangers for an evening of fun with local lore, legends, and campfire tales! Enjoy making s'mores and sipping hot chocolate 'round the campfire as the sun sets.

Marin Moonlight Run

  • 8:00 PM - 10:15 PM

  • Hamilton Landing (map)

What could be more fun than a beautiful Indian summer evening race under the full moon along the trails of the San Francisco Bay in Marin County? 


Saturday, September 22, 2018

National Public Lands Day

  • 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM

The fee-free days provide a great opportunity to visit a new place or an old favorite, especially one of the national parks that normally charge an entrance fee.

The Museum Day Live!

  • Saturday, September 22, 2018

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

An annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket. 

National Public Lands Day

  • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Help us celebrate our priceless open space on National Public Lands Day by lending a hand on projects ranging from habitat restoration, weeding and vegetation management to growing plants in one of our native plant nurseries. 

Habitat Restoration at Creekside Marsh

  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Hal Brown Park, Kentfield (map)

Come join this community-based effort to install a diversity of native plants and improve animal habitat at a site once dominated by weeds! 

Wings Over Wine Country Airshow

  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Charles M Schulz-Sonoma County Airport (map)

Experience the thrill of 3 separate after-burning jet demos: United States Air Force F-22 Raptor Stealth Fighter, Royal Canadian Air Force CF-18 Hornet, and United States Navy F-18 Super Hornet.

Tiburon Challenger Kid’s Play Day

  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Tiburon Peninsula Club (map)

Tiburon Challenger Kid’s Play Day

Toddler Day At Slide Ranch

  • 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Slide Ranch (map)

A popular day at the farm for families with toddlers and babies!

Evolving Shorelines – Kayak Mill Valley’s Shoreline

  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Bayfront Park Boat Launch (map)

Celebrate the newly re-opened boat launch and trailhead at Bayfront Park and learn all about the San Francisco Bay Area Water Trail.

Moon Festival

  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • Oakland Zoo (map)

Come celebrate the Moon Festival at Oakland Zoo!

Community Day

  • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Exploratorium, San Francisco (map)

Note: Pay-what-you-wish on Community Days, when museum entry is on a first-come, first-served basis.  

The Northern California Renaissance Faire

  • Sat, Sep 22, 10:00 AM - Sun, Sep 23, 6:00 PM

  • The Northern California Renaissance Faire (map)

One of California's largest Renaissance faires with full contact jousting, live street and stage theater, celtic rock concert series, authentic hand made crafts and fun activities for the entire family.

Santa Rosa Toy And Comic Con

  • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Sonoma County Fairgrounds (map)

This year we have teamed up with Batcave Comics and Toys to bring a bigger better event to Santa Rosa.

Exploring Nature In Your Backyard

  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Lawrence Hall of Science (map)

In this workshop, you and your child will make close observations of small creatures that live in the garden and under rocks, such as snails, worms, and pill bugs.

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

Bay Splash 2018

  • 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • EcoCenter at Heron’s Head Park (map)

BaySplash is a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) focused Bayview Hunters Point community engagement event.

Marin Comics Fest: Paige Braddock

  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Point Reyes Station Library (map)

A celebration of comics art and storytelling.

Heritage Day

  • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • China Camp Historic Village, China Camp State Park(map)

Celebrating China Camp’s 150 Year Anniversary!

Freight & Salvage Music Festival: Playing with Tradition

  • 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

  • Freight & Salvage (map)

Free Music Festival Celebrating 50 Years of The Freight!

Family Matinees: Chester Thompson & Friends

  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • SFJAZZ (map)

Each one-hour matinee features live performance, audience participation, Q&A, and amazing music.

Harvest Moon Festival

  • 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Sweet Farm, Half Moon Bay (map)

Sweet Farm invites you to this unique fundraising experience, our 1st Annual Harvest Moon Festival!

Sausalito Chili Cook-Off

  • 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM

  • Dunphy Park (map)

Jumpy house, live music and Chili Cook-Off!

Greek Food Festival

  • Fri, Sep 21 12:00 PM - Sun, Sep 23, 8:00 PM

  • San Francisco's Only Greek Food Festival (map)

Greek food, dancing and much more!

¡FANDANGO!

  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park (map)

Enjoy the spirit of a rancho celebration with Baile de California and Yesteryears Dancers who will perform and teach dances of the 1840’s. 

Fall Family Farm Festival

  • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Terrapin Crossroads(map)

Petting zoo, crafts, games, sing-a-long and tons of fun!

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

Marin Comics Fest: Ben Costa And James Parks

  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Cartoon Art Museum (map)

A celebration of comics art and storytelling.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Jerry Garcia Amphitheater (map)

The San Francisco Shakespeare Festival is proud to present our 2018 Free Shakespeare in the Park production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Fantastic Mr. Fox

  • 2:00 PM & 4:30 PM

  • Young Performers Theatre (map)

Roald Dahl’s much loved story follows the vain attempts of three farmers, Boggis, Bunce and Bean, (one fat, one short, one lean) to get rid of the fox who regularly steals food from their farms.

Owl Wars

  • 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

  • Muir Woods National Monument (map)

Muir Woods marks the southern front in a battle for survival between two competing owl species.

Zoovie Night: Bolt

  • 6:30 PM -9:00 PM

  • Oakland Zoo - Zimmer Auditorium (map)

Put on your jammies and enjoy an evening of animal close-ups and Zoovie movie with the whole family.

Movies In Creek Park: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Creek Park (map)

Movies in Creek Park run on Saturday Nights from June 2nd until October 27th (with the exception extreme weather conditions and on July 21st Beatles Tribute Concert). Seating generally begins around 7 pm, with pre-movie slide show, announcements, trivia and nightly raffle. Movies begin when dark enough and generally run two hours. Movies are generally acceptable for all audiences, but parental guidance and child supervision is always recommended. 


Sunday, September 23, 2018

The Northern California Renaissance Faire

  • Sat, Sep 22, 10:00 AM - Sun, Sep 23, 6:00 PM

  • The Northern California Renaissance Faire (map)

One of California's largest Renaissance faires with full contact jousting, live street and stage theater, celtic rock concert series, authentic hand made crafts and fun activities for the entire family.

Fantastic Mr. Fox

  • 11:00 aM & 2:30 PM

  • Young Performers Theatre (map)

Roald Dahl’s much loved story follows the vain attempts of three farmers, Boggis, Bunce and Bean, (one fat, one short, one lean) to get rid of the fox who regularly steals food from their farms.

Oktoberfest By The Bay

  • Fri, Sep 21, 5:00 PM - Sun, Sep 23, 6:00 PM

  • Pier 48 (map)

Celebrates Munich's famed festival in true tradition and spirit with nonstop music, singing, dancing and the very best in German food and drink.

Boardwalk Fall Campout

  • Fri, Sep 21, 5:00 PM - Sat, Sep 22, 10:00 AM

  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk (map)

A special fundraising event sponsored by the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk to benefit the American Cancer Society Relay for Life.

Mt Burdell History Walk

  • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  • San Andreas Fire RdNovato, CA, 94945United States(map)

Join Ranger Mike Warner for an approximately 5 1/2 mile walk around the Mt. Burdell Preserve.

Wings Over Wine Country Airshow

  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Charles M Schulz-Sonoma County Airport (map)

Experience the thrill of 3 separate after-burning jet demos: United States Air Force F-22 Raptor Stealth Fighter, Royal Canadian Air Force CF-18 Hornet, and United States Navy F-18 Super Hornet.

SPARK Fun Run

  • 9:30 AM 11:30 AM

  • The Village at Corte Madera (map)

The 5th annual SPARK Fun run takes runners around the beautiful marsh area across from The Village at Corte Madera

Family ArtBash Sunday: Rhythmic Threads: Costume, Song, And Sukkot

  • 10:00 AM 3:00 PM

  • Contemporary Jewish Museum (map)

Join us for a day-long celebration accessible for all families filled with Middle Eastern music and dance from The Qadim Ensemble, a percussion “petting zoo,” a textile art studio, Sukkot fun, a family dance party, and much more!

Community Free Days At The California Academy Of Sciences

  • Sun, Sep 23, 10:00 AM - Tue, Sep 25, 4:00 PM

  • The California Academy of Sciences (map)

In celebration of the Academy’s 10th anniversary in our new Golden Gate Park building, we’re excited to thank the community we’re so proud to serve by offering free admission over a three-day period from September 23-25, 2018.

Marine Science Sunday: Top Predators: Orcas And Sharks

  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • The Marine Mammal Center (map)

Our own backyard in the bay is full of amazing marine mammals! 

Hike The Headlands 2018

  • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

  • NatureBridge's Golden Gate Campus (map)

Bring your friends and family and join us for NatureBridge’s fifth annual Hike the Headlands: an exciting day of exploration in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. 

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 10:30 AM 11:30 AM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

Sweetwater In The Sun 1-Day Festival Featuring Bob Weir

  • 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

  • Stafford Lake Park (map)

FUN FOR THE FAMILY!

Sunday Streets

  • 11:00 AM 4:00 PM

Sunday Streets into one of North America’s premiere open street programs with 10 events annually held in diverse neighborhoods across San Francisco.

Presidio Picnic

  • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Main Parade Ground (map)

Grab a blanket and head to your national park for the 6th season of Presdio Picni. This great family event takes place on the Presidio’s beautiful Main Parade Ground, a seven-acre lawn with views of the park, the city and San Francisco.

Greek Food Festival

  • Fri, Sep 21 12:00 PM - Sun, Sep 23, 8:00 PM

  • San Francisco's Only Greek Food Festival (map)

Greek food, dancing and much more!

San Rafael Porchfest

  • 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Gerstle Park Neighborhood (map)

Free for all ages and musicians will perform on porches throughout the neighborhood.

Orangetheory Fitness Family Picnic Extravaganza

  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Miwok Park - Tuulu BBQ Area 1 (map)

There's no doubt that we've put everything we have (and more) into the studio. Now it's time to get more out of LIFE.

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

Kids Organic Indigo Dye Workshop

  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael (map)

Kids Organic Indigo Dye Workshop with Vilda Nature Camp.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Jerry Garcia Amphitheater (map)

The San Francisco Shakespeare Festival is proud to present our 2018 Free Shakespeare in the Park production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.


Wednesday, September 26, 2018

The Berkeley Old Time Music Festival

  • Wed, Sep 26, 9:00 AM - Sun, Sep 30, 10:00 PM

  • Berkeley, CA (map)

The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention is a five day music festival featuring performances by local and national acts, a rollicking square dance, open cabaret, and the illustrious stringband contest in venues throughout Berkeley.

“Mirroring Past And Future: How Cutting-Edge Technologies Help Us Unveil Ancient Worlds” With Cinzia Perlingieri

  • 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

  • Terra Linda High School (map)

Welcome to Marin Science Seminar. Join us and learn!


Thursday, September 27, 2018

Just Between Friend

  • Thu, Sep 27, 9:00 AM - Sun, Sep 30, 2:00 PM

  • Sonoma County Fairgrounds, Grace Pavilion (map)

Twice yearly community marketplace where families can buy items their kids need at 50-90% off and sell their children’s outgrown items for cash.

The Berkeley Old Time Music Festival

  • Wed, Sep 26, 9:00 AM - Sun, Sep 30, 10:00 PM

  • Berkeley, CA (map)

The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention is a five day music festival featuring performances by local and national acts, a rollicking square dance, open cabaret, and the illustrious stringband contest in venues throughout Berkeley.

Marin Comics Fest: Ian Lendler

  • 4:00 PM 5:00 PM

  • Corte Madera Library (map)

A celebration of comics art and storytelling.

Silent Disco

  • Thu, Sep 27, 5:00 PM

  • Sports Basement (map)

We're just not ready for summer to end! Come by for our first ever Silent Disco at Sundown dance party hosted in our back parking lot with sweeping views of the Golden Gate Bridge. 


Friday, September 28, 2018

The Berkeley Old Time Music Festival

  • Wed, Sep 26, 9:00 AM - Sun, Sep 30, 10:00 PM

  • Berkeley, CA (map)

The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention is a five day music festival featuring performances by local and national acts, a rollicking square dance, open cabaret, and the illustrious stringband contest in venues throughout Berkeley.

Just Between Friends

  • Thurs, September 27, 9:00 AM - Sunday, September 30, 2:00 PM

  • Sonoma County Fairgrounds (map)

We get it, kids grow fast and keeping up is expensive! That’s why we’ve created a twice yearly community marketplace where families can buy items their kids need at 50-90% off and sell their children’s outgrown items for cash. 700+ sellers | 120,000 items | 7,000 shoppers

Sing And Dance With Miss Kitty!

  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • San Rafael City Hall City Council Chambers (map)

We are pleased to announce the return of Miss Kitty to the San Rafael Public Library! Miss Kitty is back for a series of fun family concerts that are just right for kids birth to 8 years old.

Fairfax Art Walk

  • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

  • Downtown Fairfax (map)

A Party in Every Store!

Friday Nights On Main

  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Main Street, Tiburon (map)

Friday Nights on Main are a much loved community tradition in Tiburon. Main Street is closed to traffic for the evening and local restaurants set up tables and food booths outside, creating a warm, inviting venue in which to enjoy live music and wine & dine al fresco. These fun filled evenings are a great opportunity to mingle with friends and family while enjoying the beauty of Tiburon.

Drawn Together: A Celebration Of Bay Area Artists At Fairyland

  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Children's Fairyland, Oakland (map)

More than 50 exciting artists from Oakland and the Bay Area will team up to create over 100 pieces of original Fairyland-inspired art.

Valley Of The Moon Vintage Festival

  • Fri, Sep 28, 7:00 PM - Sun, Sep 30, 4:00 PM

  • Sonoma Plaza (map)

Join us for the 121st annual Valley of the Moon Vintage Festival – a weekend of food, wine, art and a celebration of harvest!


Saturday, September 29, 2018

Learn To Saltwater Fish At McNears

  • 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM

  • McNears Beach Park, San Rafael (map)

Join us at McNears Beach where rangers will teach the basics of saltwater fishing. A limited amount of poles will be available on a first come, first-served basis.

Pie Baking Contest!

  • Saturday, September 29, 2018

  • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

  • Marin Country Mart, Larkspur (map)

Meet us at the Mart for our annual pie contest, and a day full of pie festivities!

Just Between Friends

  • Thurs, September 27, 9:00 AM - Sunday, September 30, 2:00 PM

  • Sonoma County Fairgrounds (map)

We get it, kids grow fast and keeping up is expensive! That’s why we’ve created a twice yearly community marketplace where families can buy items their kids need at 50-90% off and sell their children’s outgrown items for cash. 700+ sellers | 120,000 items | 7,000 shoppers

Toddler Day At Slide Ranch

  • 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Slide Ranch, Muir Beach (map)

A popular day at the farm for families with toddlers and babies!

Candypalooza

  • Sat, Sep 29, 10:00 AM - Sun, Sep 30, 20184:00 PM

  • Jelly Belly Visitor Center, Fairfield (map)

The Sweetest Factory Tour in the Bay Area!

Fog Fest

  • Sat, Sep 29, 10:00 AM - Sun, Sep 30, 6:00 PM

  • Pacifica (map)

A 2 day festival celebrating the sun, sand & surf. With over 200 arts & crafts booths, 3 stages of live music, a Saturday morning parade and a Sunday morning Fog Jog!

Discover San Domenico Kindergarten 

  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

  • San Domenico School, San Anselmo (map)

Join us for a Kindergarten playdate with Johnny Doughnuts =)~

TreasureFest

  • Sat, Sep 29, 10:00 AM - Sun, Sep 30, 4:00 PM

  • Pier 1, Treasure Island (map)

One part shopping, one part feasting, and one part music and entertainment. TreasureFest (formerly Treasure Island Flea), is a unique monthly festival that showcases the best of the bay area. 

The Northern California Renaissance Faire

  • Sat, Sep 29, 10:00 AM - Sun, Sep 30, 6:00 PM

  • The Northern California Renaissance Faire (map)

One of California's largest Renaissance faires with full contact jousting, live street and stage theater, celtic rock concert series, authentic hand made crafts and fun activities for the entire family.

Blackie's Hay Day

  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Blackie's Pasture, Tiburon (map)

This eagerly awaited event, an old-fashioned country fair for the whole community, is held every year in the fall at Blackie’s pasture.

Mission: Presidio

  • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • San Francisco (map)

Meet at Mission Dolores to begin the day's adventure, walk the Old Mission Road to the Presidio of San Francisco for a delicious treat.

The Wildest Wilds Of The Presidio - The Coastal Bluffs

  • 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Fort Scott Field, San Francisco (map)

Led by park experts, these walks offer immersive experiences in the Presidio’s extraordinary natural areas.

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

Around The Block: A Day Of Neighborhood Stories

  • Saturday, September 29, 2018

  • 11:00 AM  5:00 PM

  • Oakland Museum of California (map)

Explore dynamic and interactive events created by artists and community organizers through shared storytelling, literature, dance, art, performances, and photography.

SHARKTOBERFEST

  • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary Visitor Center, San Francisco (map)

Enjoy shark science, shark experts, shark art, shark films, shark conservation, food and live music!  

First Annual Kids Carnival

  • 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

  • The Palace Of Fine Arts (map)

Step right up to our first annual FREE Kids Carnival!

Valley Of The Moon Vintage Festival

  • Fri, Sep 28, 7:00 PM - Sun, Sep 30, 4:00 PM

  • Sonoma Plaza (map)

Join us for the 121st annual Valley of the Moon Vintage Festival – a weekend of food, wine, art and a celebration of harvest!

Oakland Block Party (Ft. Jax The Band & Yo-Yo Ma)

  • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Oakland (map)

Come celebrate Oakland’s rich cultural heritage with local young artists, spoken word poets, art installations, and music performances from Jax The Band, Turf Dancers, and Yo-Yo Ma. 

Salsa Festival

  • 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

  • Downtown Redwood City (map)

Salsa music, salsa dancing, and salsa tasting are at the forefront, featuring three stages with a variety of music, including Salsa, Latin Jazz, and Reggae.

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

Fantastic Mr. Fox

  • 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Young Performers Theatre, San Francisco (map)

Roald Dahl’s much loved story follows the vain attempts of three farmers, Boggis, Bunce and Bean, (one fat, one short, one lean) to get rid of the fox who regularly steals food from their farms.

Tam Valley Oktoberfest

  • 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Tam Valley Community Center (map)

As always there will be bratwurst, beer straight from Germany (we'll also have some local German beer), family style games and new this year... the awesome FUN HOUSE.

A Hard Day’s Night

  • 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

  • Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive University of California, Berkeley (map)

This is a lot more than just a funny film with the Beatles, though it is that. 

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

Movies In Creek Park: The Karate Kid

  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Creek Park, San Anselmo (map)

Movies in Creek Park run on Saturday Nights from June 2nd until October 27th (with the exception extreme weather conditions and on July 21st Beatles Tribute Concert). 


Sunday, September 30, 2018

Whole Foods Half Marathon

  • 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Tiburon (map)

Half-marathon, 10K, and 5K courses and kids' races!

Country Fair Day & Parade

  • 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • San Anselmo Avenue, San Anselmo (map)

San Anselmo's annual Country Fair Day & Parade will take place on Sunday, September 30th, 2018. 

Valley Of The Moon Vintage Festival

  • Fri, Sep 28, 7:00 PM - Sun, Sep 30, 4:00 PM

  • Sonoma Plaza (map)

Join us for the 121st annual Valley of the Moon Vintage Festival – a weekend of food, wine, art and a celebration of harvest!

Stafford Lake 5K Trail Run

  • 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Stafford Lake Park, Novato (map)

Our inaugural trail running event will feature 5k (3.1 miles) of beautiful trails at Stafford Lake Park.

Just Between Friends

  • Thurs, September 27, 9:00 AM - Sunday, September 30, 2:00 PM

  • Sonoma County Fairgrounds (map)

We get it, kids grow fast and keeping up is expensive! That’s why we’ve created a twice yearly community marketplace where families can buy items their kids need at 50-90% off and sell their children’s outgrown items for cash. 700+ sellers | 120,000 items | 7,000 shoppers 

Nature Day

  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • California Academy of Science, San Francisco (map)

The East Garden will be transformed into a nature playscape where people can connect to their environment through a variety of interactive activities.

Fog Fest

  • Sat, Sep 29, 10:00 AM - Sun, Sep 30, 6:00 PM

  • Pacifica (map)

A 2 day festival celebrating the sun, sand & surf. With over 200 arts & crafts booths, 3 stages of live music, a Saturday morning parade and a Sunday morning Fog Jog!

Candypalooza

  • Sat, Sep 29, 10:00 AM - Sun, Sep 30, 20184:00 PM

  • Jelly Belly Visitor Center, Fairfield (map)

The Sweetest Factory Tour in the Bay Area!

TreasureFest

  • Sat, Sep 29, 10:00 AM - Sun, Sep 30, 4:00 PM

  • Pier 1, Treasure Island (map)

One part shopping, one part feasting, and one part music and entertainment. TreasureFest (formerly Treasure Island Flea), is a unique monthly festival that showcases the best of the bay area. 

The Northern California Renaissance Faire

  • Sat, Sep 29, 10:00 AM - Sun, Sep 30, 6:00 PM

  • The Northern California Renaissance Faire (map)

One of California's largest Renaissance faires with full contact jousting, live street and stage theater, celtic rock concert series, authentic hand made crafts and fun activities for the entire family.

Pop-Up Studio: Inktober

  • 10:30 AM - 12:50 PM

  • The Walt Disney Family Museum, San Francisco (map)

Inktober is a special time of the year for artists, where every day during the month of October participants create and post original artwork onto social media using only ink as their medium.

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

Fantastic Mr. Fox

  • 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM

  • Young Performers Theatre, San Francisco (map)

Roald Dahl’s much loved story follows the vain attempts of three farmers, Boggis, Bunce and Bean, (one fat, one short, one lean) to get rid of the fox who regularly steals food from their farms.

Presidio Picnic

  • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Main Parade Ground, San Francisco (map)

Grab a blanket and head to your national park for the 6th season of Presdio Picni. This great family event takes place on the Presidio’s beautiful Main Parade Ground, a seven-acre lawn with views of the park, the city and San Francisco.

Free Family Day: All Ages Lab

  • 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (map)

Join us for a full day of family fun at SFMOMA. Explore a variety of hands-on art-making experiences throughout the building. We’re excited to have the Grammy-nominated family-friendly hip-hop group Alphabet Rockers performing to kick off the San Francisco Public Library’s Tricycle Music Festival. 

SF Music Day 2018 - Colors Of The Keyboard

  • 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

  • Veterans Building, San Francisco (map)

SF Music Day celebrates a sweeping panorama of music of our region, from string quartets to jazz combos, new music pioneers to chamber groups steeped in musical sounds from across the globe.

WOOFSTOCK

  • 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Marin Humane, Novato (map)

Grab your well-behaved pooch (and your friends and family) for the most wooftastic music festival – all to support our shelter animals! 

Mill Valley Community BLOCK PARTY

  • 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Famous for Our Look, Mill Valley (map)

Mill Valley Community Block party will include Fashion Show, Live Music, Beer Garden, Kids Games and surprises and benefits Kiddo!, Music, Art and After School Programs.

The Cat In The Hat / El Gato Ensombrerado

  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

  • BACT Berkeley Center (map)

Expect a brother, a sister, a much put-upon goldfish, some Things, and tons of clowning around in this new production of Seuss's classic rainy-day tale that brings the Cat in the Hat's outrageous antics--and Dr. Seuss's wondrous rhymes--to life in Spanish and English.

Kindness Rocks Project & Stories

  • 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael (map)

One message at just the right moment can change someone’s entire day, outlook, life.