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SF has only 3 BIG parties of 100,000 people: )'( )'( May 15 Bay to Breakers )'( )'( SF PRIDE June 25 DykeMarch + 26 Pride    July 4 @ Pier 39.
B2B is 100,000 MOSTLY COSTUMED partying through GG Park Panhandle from 10am-Noon, then into GG PARK. Then HAIGHT st ALL NIGHT LONG!
July 4 Pier 39/ Embarcadero Crowd Scene. No costumes. JUST GRIDLOCK/ Bridge and Tunnel crowd.
)'( )'( May 15 Bay to Breakers SF Best place to see costumes Pan Handle 10 am-Noon then into GG Park 
)'( )'( 26-30 MAY Lightning in a Bottle 
)'( 18 JUN  19:00–1:00 Burning Man PRECOMPRESSION at American Steel Studios 1960 Mandela Pkwy, Oakland 
Sat Jun 25  thedykemarch Gather Dolores Park SF Noon-5pm. March to CASTRO
Sat Jun 25 PINK SATURDAY in the CASTRO Costume Block Party! 5pm-Midnight 
)'( )'( SF PRIDE June 25 + 26 2016 100,000 people on Sunday!
)'()'()'( AUG 28 - Sep 5 Burning Man 2016
‪'(‬ 17 SEPT 7th Annual SuperHero Street Fair 2016 Sat 13:00 · SF 
)'( )'( SEPT 22-25 Symbiosis Gathering : Family Tree Woodward Reservoir 14528 26 Mile Rd, Oakdale, CA
SF events updated throughout the week    
     Wed May 11
Wed May 11 7-11pm 1933 Broadway Oakland every Weds eve $15
     Thu May 12 
12 MAY Burning Man Happy Hour #2 Thurs 19:00 · TechShop 926 Howard St SF

Thurs, May 12 20:00 "ARCHETYPE: Costume Party, Live Music, Tarot Readings & Live Art" @ Guava 4210 Holden St. Emeryvialle $25 Door Price ;; CASH ONLY or LINK on FB
12 MAY 14th Annual Spring Joshua Tree Music Festival 12 May–15 May · Joshua Tree Lake, RV and Campground · Joshua Tree, CA,

     FRI MAY 13
Opening Reception: 2016 SFAI Graduate Exhibition 13 May at 19:00H erbst Pavilion at Fort Mason

13 MAY 19:00–22:00 LOCAL II: a group show Mirus Gallery 540 Howard St SF 

East Bay Bike Party May: THE CARTOON RIDE 13 May at 19:30 Frank Ogawa Plaza

Psyday The 13th 13 May at 21:00 BRIX 581 5th St. Oakland
‪SHAKTI FEST 2016 Celebrating through Chanting, Yoga, Meditation & Community May 13th - 15th, Joshua Tree Retreat Ctr ‪‬‬

EMISSIONS: West Coast Bass Culture Festival 2016 13 May - 16 May Belden Town Resort & Lodge

     Sat May 14
A Neighborhood Placemaking Block Party! 14 May at 12:00 @ San Pablo Ave. PLACE for Sustainable Living Oakland / Emeryville Border

14 MAY Frolic X GaymerX  Stud Bar 399 9th St, SF 8p-2a $10, or $5 in Cosplay/Fursuit. 

May 14 - 'Boom Shiva' Steampunk Masquerade Afterparty w/Tug Spano @ GUAVA 4210 Holden St, Emeryville

The 4th Annual Steampunk Masquerade ft. Firmament 14 May at 17:00 NIMBY Oakland

     Sun May 15
‪)'( )'( May 15 Bay to Breakers SF Best place to see costumes is Pan Handle from 10 am to Noon. then into GG Park. Then Haight St. all day and night for costumes.‬
‪at Noon the Street sweepers and Police clear the street so DON"T BE LATE. NOTE: TRAFFIC GRIDLOCK.‬
‪100,000 people‬
PANHANDLE because: LARGE GRASSY FIELDS with PICNIC BLANKETS, frisbees, hulahoops, hackeysacks, Bubbles, BoomBoxes, Costumes and FUN! THIS IS A PARTY!
Bay to Breakers 2016 15 May at 8:00 San Francisco, California 

‪)'( HAIGHT ST celebrates B2B all day and all night till bars close! Haight st is just 2 blocks South of the PanHandle of GG Park so thousands of costumed revelers find their way to the bars restaurants stores and cafes on UPPER HAIGHT between Masonic and Stanyan‬
Oakland Veg Week May 15th through 21st, join us for a week of fun & mostly free activities designed to bring our local communities together to experience the personal & global benefits of plant-based eating.[UNIQID]

oin the Oakland Veg community May 15th - 21st for a whole week of awesome
and mostly free events! Featuring Sunday's Domingo Delicioso
<>, Meatless Monday
Cooking Demo & Fitness Talk
<>, Tech Tuesday
<>, Wellness Wednesday's
Gardening <> and Potluck
<>, Theater Thursday
<>, Festive Friday's Book
Talk <> and Vegan Bar Crawl
<>, and of course
Saturday's Veg Fest <> at
Lake Merritt! Check out the Facebook events linked above or for more info. Big thanks to our friends at FFAC
for heading up this wonderful week of events!

     Wed May 18
18 MAY dorkbotSF #87 Wed 19:00 SF

BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA (A)Live: An Immersive Entertainment Experience. Movie, Mayhem and More!
Thu. May 19, Fri. May 20, Sat. May 21, 2016 @ The Great Star Theater 636 Jackson Street Chinatown
Come watch the John Carpenter cult-classic movie in a crazy enhanced theatrical environment 
with 3 projectors, live visuals effects, explosions, martial artists, music, special guests and more! 

19 -21 MAY Big Trouble in Little China - (A)LIVE - Movie, Mayhem & More   The Great Star Theater 636 Jackson St, SF

     Fri May 20
 Recology SF Artist in Residence Exhibitions Work by Kate Rhoades, Weston Teruya and Cristina Velázquez 20 May at 17:00

20 MAY Silent [disco] beach yoga at Baker Beach - Sunset Edition! Fri 18:15

20 MAY The Burn Starts Here: Getting Involved Fri 18:00 @ Love Potion Collective 1960 Mandela Pkwy Oakland

Playa Arts Sneak Peek 20 May 19:00 Love Potion Collective 1960 Mandela Pkwy Oakland

‪Maker Faire Bay Area 2016 - 11th Annual 20 May - 22 May San Mateo Event Center ‪‬‬

     Sat May 21
21 MAY 11 am Silent [disco] beach yoga at Baker BeachSat 11:00 · Baker Beach

2016 Oakland VegFest 21 May at 11:00 Lake Merritt Ampitheater

‪March Against Monsanto. March for food freedom! Sat 21 May 11:45 ‬
‪The Embarcadero @ North Point St (Wooden Platform b was Ferry Bldg Market @ Embarcadero SF‬

2016 Oakland VegFest 21 May at 11:00 Lake Merritt Ampitheater Oakland

Bluegrass Pickin' Picnic 21 May at 12:00 Dahlia Dell at Golden Gate Park

Bay Area Hula Hoopers outdoor hoop jam of the year! (Duboce Park, 5/21) 21 May at 14:00 Duboce Park

SFWAR Fundraising House Party 21 May at 14:00 215-1/2 Fair Oaks St SF May 21st 	Full Flower Moon 	2:14 pm    PST

21 MAY He•li•o•trop•ic by Inyoung SeoungSat 18:00 900 Marin St SF


     Sun May 22
All Day I Dream in the Park w/ Lee Burridge, Hoj & Special Guest 22 May at 13:00 Golden Gate Park

22 MAY Sisterhood of the Red Tent: Initiations & Rituals into Womanhood Sun 15:00 · Hidden Villa · Los Altos Hills, CA

     Tue May 24

22 MAY 10:00 3rd Annual Bay Parade

24 MAY Mission Pinball Club Season 2 Start-Up! Tues 19:30 SF

Wed May 25 7-11pm 1933 Broadway Oakland every Weds eve $15

‪)'( )'( 26-30 MAY Lightning in a Bottle 2016 presented by The Do LaB‬

‪MAY 27 Michael Franti & Spearhead: BottleRock 575 3rd St, Napa ‬
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28 MAY Spotted presents "Silent Disco" Open Air at Dolores Park Sat 18:00

‪Sun MAY 29 Michael Franti & Spearhead: California Roots Festival 2004 Fairground Rd, Monterey ‬
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Carnaval Parade San Francisco 201629 May at 9:302857 24th St SF

‪Sun May 29 Carnaval Grand Parade 24th St from Bryant to Mission, North on Mission to 17th st. East on 17th st to Harrison, Festival till 6pm ‬

29 MAY 7pm Naked Yoga for Women @ pThe Center 548 Fillmore St, SF do not leave valuables in car.

30MAYInterestedStrategik Memorial Day BBQ (vinyl lovers edition)Mon 10:00 · 
McNears Beach 201 Cantera Way, San Rafael, CA 94901 (South Shore #8)

     ‪JUN‬ 2016
2 JUN Burner Happy Hour: Meet the Black Rock Rangers Thurs 19:00 · Oakland

HUSHfest: Ocean Beach w/J.Phlip, Defunk etc... 4 June at 11:00 Ocean Beach SF Great Highway at Fulton

‪ Union Street Festival June 4 & 5 11am-6pm Union St btwn Gough and Steiner‬

‪Ecstatic: An Experiment in Radical Connection  - 4 days of connection, dance and nature‬
‪June 9-12, 2016  Lair of the Golden Bear, Pinecrest CA‬
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 SF Open Studio 5 June at 13:00 2170 Folsom st SF

10 JUN The Opiuo Band & JPOD at Mezzanine Fri 21:00 · MEZZANINE 444 Jessie SF

Sign O' The Times - (A)LIVE- A PRINCE Movie and Tribute Dance Party10 June at 20:30 The Great Star Theater SF

11JUN North Beach Fest 2016 Party Sat 15:00 · SF

11 JUN 2pm-4am WILD KINGDOM - An Art Car and Fire Art Festival feat. Dj Dan, The Scumfrog, Worthy, Tara Brooks & MORE11 June–12 June · The Midway 900 Marin St. SF

11 JUN 21:30–2:30 PANTyRAID at Public Works 161 Erie SF 

‪ North Beach Festival June 11 & 12‬ 11am-6pm 

11-12 JUN Summer in San Francisco Crystal Fair11 June–12 June SF  
Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture 2 Marina Blvd, Bldg A, SF

11-12 JUN 13 th Annual Berkeley World Music Festival- Full Weekend! 11 June–12 June · Berkeley

‪Sun June 12 11am-6pm‬

 EDIBLE & MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE BAY AREA: Seasonal Herb Walk Series (Spring Session) 11 June at 10:00 SF

PANTyRAID June 11 at Public Works 11 June  21:30 161 Erie SF

10th annual Women's Visionary Congress Petaluma, CA June 17-19 2016

18 JUN 6pm Netflix & Chill Festival Dolores Park 19th & Dolores St SF 

)'( 18 JUN  19:00–1:00 Burning Man PRECOMPRESSION at American Steel Studios 1960 Mandela Pkwy, Oakland 
Participate in Da Vinci’s Dream: an evening of art, inventions, and community. This will be a creative collaboration of artistically epic proportions! If you can dream it, bring it - from big art, theme camps and mutant vehicles to fanciful and fiery artists, performers and participants of every variety. We are expanding on last year’s success at one of the Bay Area’s most loved art making spaces, bringing the party to the ARTy in grand style!

18-19 JUN Queer Comics Expo (QCE) 201618 June–19 June · SF June 20th 	Full Strawberry Moon 	4:02 am    PST

Camp Tipsy 2016 20 June - 26 June East Park Reservoir

24 JUN Trans March 2016 Fri 13:00 SF

24 JUN 19:00–1:00 Midwayville Grand Launch! SoMa StrEat Food Park 428 11th St, SF 

‪Sat Jun 25 ‬ ‪Gather Dolores Park SF Noon-5pm. March to CASTRO‬ ‪‬ ‬

‪Sat Jun 25 PINK SATURDAY in the CASTRO Costume Block Party!‬
‪2015 saw DYKEMARCH in Dolores Park from Noon-5pm, march to CASTRO for STREET CLOSURE BLOCK PARTY from 5-8pm. 8pm saw Cop Cars, Paddy Wagons, Street Cleaners to wash the sreet and return it to cars. ‬
‪But truly the party WENT all NIGHT till 2am as there THOUSANDS of costumes and people in Dance Clubs, Restaurants, Bars, sidewalks, cafes, street corners, plazas, parks, etc. SUPER FUN DANCE PARTY!‬
(Officially 5-8pm, then streets opened up to traffic…)(but last year crowds took the streets again from 9pm-12 Midnight)

‪     PRIDE ‬
‪)'( )'( SF PRIDE June 25 + 26 2016 100,000 people on Sunday!‬ Parade from Market St near 1st st. / Beale to Civic Center   and   ‪‬ 

‪Castro After Pride on Fri Sat Sun. ESPECIALLY PINK SATURDAY after DYKE MARCH‬

George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic and Bayonics at Stern Grove Festival 26 June at 14:00 Stern Grove Festival

Moonalice 29 June at 18:00 Union Square SF Live

‪30 JUN 26th Annual High Sierra Music Festival 30 June–4 July · High Sierra Music Festival ‬
Quincy, CA
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‪July 2 + 3 10am-6pm Rain or Shine‬ Fillmore St SF from Eddy to Jackson

‪ Fillmore Jazz Festival July 2 & 3‬

‪4th of July @ Pier 39 / Fishermans Wharf / Embarcadero. BEWARE TRAFFIC GRIDLOCK. 50-100,000 people‬ ClusterFcuk

SF Symphony at Stern Grove Festival 10 July at 14:00 Stern Grove Festival

11 JUL Ephemerisle 201611 July–17 July · Stockton, CA 

August 14 Jerry Day 2016 @ Jerry Garcia Amphitheater - McLaren Park SF

‪Northern Nights 15 July–17 or 18 July · Northern Nights · Piercy, CA ‪‬‬ 16 JUL WICKED 25! @ Mighty. 119 Utah St SF July 19th 	Full Buck Moon 	3:57 pm    PST

22‪-24‬ JUL Sunset Campout 2016 22 July–24 July · Belden, CA

‪22-24 JUL Enchanted Forest Gathering @ Black Oak Ranch Community · Laytonville, CA (home of EarthDance and GaiaFest)(HogFarm)(Kate Wolf) ‬

NorCal SUMMER 2016 Cosplay Gathering!30 July at 10:00Coyote Point Recreation Area.

30 JUL 9pm  SanFranDisco @ The Midway SF 900 Marin St, SF $30pre - $50 door

11 AUG 19:30 Mushrooms and the Mycology of Consciousness Thurs 19:30 Herbst Theatre 401 Van Ness Ave, SF

‪August 14 11am-6pm 14th Annual Jerry Day! Jerry Garcia Amphitheater McLaren Park, SF‬  August 18th 	Full Sturgeon Moon 	2:27 am    PST

FREE EVENT 20 AUG Noise Pop 20th Street Block Party Sat 12:00 Noise Pop HQ 2180 Bryant St, SF @ 20th St

‪)'()'()'( AUG 28 - Sep 5 Burning Man 2016‬


Time-Lapse Of Burning Man At Night!
viewed from a Mountain many miles away!

2-5 SEP Faerieworlds 2016: 15th Anniv North Plains, OR

3 SEPT Burners By The Bay" 9.3.16 Sat 21:00 · Sausalito Seahorse · Sausalito, CA  September 16th 	Full Harvest Moon 	3:05 pm    PST

‪)'(‬ 17 SEPT 7th Annual SuperHero Street Fair 2016 Sat 13:00 · SF

‪)'( )'( SEPT 22-25 Symbiosis Gathering : Family Tree Woodward Reservoir14528 26 Mile Rd, Oakdale, California ‬

David Icke's "WorldWide Wake Up" Tour San Francisco, USA 2016! San Francisco: 24 September 2016 Full Day Seminar: 10am to 10pm
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‪)'( ‬25 SEPT Folsom Street Fair Sun 11am-6pm. then Holy Cow after, and CASTRO after  Folsom Street between 8th and 13th St SF

‪25 NOV Buy Nothing Day https://adbusters.org‬ ‬

‪OCT‬  October 15th 	Full Hunter's Moon 	9:23 Pm    PST

‪HALLOWEEN OCT 31 CASTRO no street closures but widened sidewalks allow Super Fun rivers of costumes and all the dance clubs are free before 9pm‬  November 14th 	Full Beaver Moon 	5:52 am    PST

‪DEC‬  December 13th 	Full Cold Moon 	4:06 pm    PST

‪Yard Sign Campaign to Stop Rat Poison in Pot Grows & Everywhere 21 December 19:30‬
‪The Back Roads, Highways, and City Streets ‪‬‬

Stern Grove Festival Full Lineup of Free Concerts Announced | SF Station - San Francisco's City...
Stern Grove Festival is a San Francisco summer tradition and it's just announced its 79th Season of admission-free concerts. The 2016 Season showcases an
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