What's Happening | Upcoming Bay Area Events

 

June 2-4, 2017

 

 

Upcoming Weekend Events in Pacific Union's San Francisco, Marin County, Sonoma and Napa, the Peninsula and South Bay, and East Bay Regions

 

 

 

SAN FRANCISCO EVENTS

 

 

 

 

 

Casablanca with Live Orchestra

Fri-Sat, June 2-3. 8:00PM 

For All Ages / Prices vary

@ Davies Symphony Hall

Casablanca is the winner of the Academy Award for Best Picture and considered one of the great films of all time. Experience it on a whole new level with live orchestra!

 

41st Annual Union St. Music Festival

Sat-Sun, June 2-3. 10:00AM to 6:00PM

FREE For All Ages

@ Union Street - Gough to Fillmore

Come experience jazz, blues, country, bluegrass and local bands! The Union Street Music Festival has it all, from arts & crafts to great food vendors and community groups.

The Fillmore Summerfest Kick-Off

Sat, June 2. 12:00PM to 5:00PM
FREE For All Ages

@ Hamilton Recreation Center

Summer is officially here and what better way to celebrate than a party? Check out the great blues concert and don't skip out on the kiddie park; from face painting to giant bubble games.

 

Beer Camp on Tour

Sat, June 3. 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Ages 21+ / Prices vary

@ Pier 48

Considered America's largest craft beer festival, kick off the summer with some great tasting brews. Let's not forget the bites, the music and good times.

 

Louisiana Crawfish Boil
Wine & Cider Throwdown

Sat, June 3. 5:00PM
Ages 21+ / $50 admission

@ 995 9th Street

Now is the time to satisfy that crawfish craving! Join in on the second annual Cajun crawfish boil by Conduit Wine & Tag+Jug Cider Co. Not only will there be music, you will also get all the yummy fixings in the boil!

San Francisco Beer and Music Fest

Sat, June 3. 7:00PM to 10:00PM 
Ages 21+ / Prices vary

@ Soma Street Food Park

Going into its third year, this event celebrates local and regional libations as well as melodies. It's a great way to spend a Saturday night.

 

 

MARIN, NAPA, SONOMA EVENTS

 

 

 

 

 

Healdsburg Jazz Festival 2017

Fri-Sun, June 2-11. 

For All Ages / Times and prices vary

@ Locations vary

Join us for trios and quartets, big bands and small combos, as well as solo artists from a wide range of jazz styles. From the Pacific Mambo Orchestra to the Django All-Stars, the music is bound to get you in a groove.

 

Private Lives

Sat-Sun, June 3-18.  

For All Ages / Times and prices vary

@ Ross Valley Players

Private Lives tells the story of a once married couple now honeymooning with their new spouses at the same hotel. Sparks fly and hilarity ensues in this romantic comedy.

Art at Source

Sat-Sun, June 3-11. 10:00AM to 5:00PM

FREE For All Ages 

@ Sebastopol Center for the Arts

Enjoy this annual two week open studio tour of western Sonoma County. It's a chance to seek out a variety of fine art and learn about the artist's methods and inspiration.

NAPA Live: Inside and Out

Sun, June 4. 12:00PM to 6:00PM

FREE For All Ages

@ Locations vary

Featuring 40 bands at 30 locations, this event has it all! From classic guitar and blues to surf rock and songwriters, there is something for everyone.

 

36th Annual Mill Valley Wine, 

Beer & Gourmet Food Tasting

Sun, June 4. 1:00PM to 4:00PM

Ages 21+ / Prices vary

@ Downtown Plaza, Mill Valley

Considered one of Mill Valley's iconic events, proceeds this year will benefit the Mill Valley Chamber of Commerce and Kiddo!, the Mill Valley Schools Community Foundation. Come check out more than 65 premium wineries, 11 craft breweries and food from over 30 food purveyors.

 

 

PENINSULA, SOUTH BAY EVENTS

 

 

 

 

 

Music on the Square 2017

Fri-Sun, June 2- Sept 11. 

FREE For All Ages

@ Courthouse Square, Redwood City

Considered Redwood City's most treasured night time events in the summer, this event boasts 14 unique concerts with top-quality local and national musical performers, from rock, blues and pop.

 

The San Jose Greek Festival

Fri-Sun, June 2-4. 

FREE For All Ages / Times vary

@ 1260 Davis Street, San Jose

The San Jose Greek Fest is a lively atmosphere providing entertainment for all. Come one, come all, there is delicious food and drinks.

Sunnyvale Art & Wine Festival

Sat-Sun, June 3-4. 10:00AM to 6:00PM

FREE For All Ages 

@ Downtown Sunnyvale

With 350 quality artists, great beverages and live bands, this event is sure to be a hit. Bring your kids as there will be carnival rides!

 

Misa Tango

Sat-Sun, June 3-4. 

For All Ages / Times and prices vary

@ California Theatre, San Jose

Enjoy tango music by the Symphony Silicon Valley. They will be performing two works by Luis Bacalov and Horacio Salgan. Luis is widely recognized for the musical score of Oscar-winning film, Postino's.

 

Divas Half Marathon

Sun, June 4. 7:00AM

For All Ages / Prices vary

@ Bayside Park, Burlingame

Take a run this Sunday and rejoice the inner diva in you! Along with the half marathon, there is also 5Ks. All are welcomed.

 

 

EAST BAY EVENTS

 

 

 

 

A Midsummer Nights Dream

Fri-Sat, June 2-3. 

For All Ages / Prices and times Vary
@ Laney College Odell Johnson 

Performing Arts Center

Presented by the Oakland Ballet Company, experience one of the literary classics of William Shakespeare live! It will be a magical evening as you are transported to the realm of Fairyland.

 

36th Annual Art & Wine Festival

Sat-Sun, June 3-4. 

FREE For All Ages / Times vary 

@ Heather Farm Park, Walnut Creek

Whether you're a wine connoisseur, micro-brew lover, art buff or just interested in listening to some great music, the Annual Walnut Creek Art & Wine Fest is for you. Children can spend the day in the kids zone.

Lake Merritt Rowing Lessons

Sat, June 3. 8:00AM to 12:00PM

FREE Ages: 16+ 

@ Lake Merritt, Oakland

National Rowing Day is just around the corner. Come learn how to row at Lake Merritt with the Lake Merritt Rowing Club, from machine to water.

108th Annual Cherry Festival & Parade

Sat, June 3. All Day
FREE For All Ages 

@ Downtown San Leandro

This long-standing event has been built into the community identity of San Leandro. Partake in great food, the beer garden, live entertainment, arts & crafts, the kids zone and more. Not to mention the great farmers market and art & innovation zone.

 

Oakland Carnival

Sat, June 3. 12:00PM to 7:00PM

FREE For All Ages 

@ Mosswood Park

Now celebrating it's 4th year, Oakland Carnival is a unity of difference and diversity through music, dance, food, culture and wellness. From live performances to an international food court, an African marketplace and a fun kid's zone, there is something for everyone.

 

 

LAKE TAHOE EVENTS

 

 

 

 

 

 

Great Skate

Fri, June 2. 4:00PM

FREE For All Ages
@ Northstar, CA

Northstar California celebrates the start of summer for the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District with a family-friendly party benefiting the Sierra Expeditionary Learning School. There will be roller skating mini golf, raffle prizes, yard games and more!

 

Truckee Day

Sat, June 3. 8:00AM

FREE For All Ages 

@ Truckee CA

Join volunteers throughout the community for a town-side street clean up and civic-pride day. Get your materials the day off, including a free lunch ticket, T-shirt and assignments. There will be a block party and community expo at noon, Truckee River Regional Park.

Lets Start Hiking

Sat, June 3. 10:00AM to 2:00PM

FREE For All Ages

@ Spooner Lake, NV

Tahoe Rim Trail Association is kicking off the trail season at Spooner Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park during National Trails Day. This all-day event will feature educational lessons, outdoor workshops that focus on back country awareness and sustainable recreation, and informational booths.

Splash into Summer

Sat, June 3. 10:00AM to 2:00PM
FREE For All Ages

@ South Lake Tahoe, CA

City of South Lake Tahoe Recreation is hosting a summer kickoff party at the Recreation and Swim Complex. Meet recreation partners and camp leaders as well as sign up for programs and swim lessons.

 

Truckee Running Festival

Sun, June 4. 7:30AM

For All Ages / Prices vary

@ Truckee, CA

Come one come all and join us for a morning of trail running and fun at Riverview Park in Truckee. The 5K is a fundraiser for the Girls on the Run Sierras. Try 5K or 10K along the Legacy Trail or a half marathon featuring beautifully scenic trails of Waddle Ranch. There are also short races for the kids as well.