Happy Friday Everyone! You've worked hard all week, and now it's time to have fun! Getting out and enjoying the beautiful Bay Area, as well as enjoying the company of friends old and new, is great for your mental health. So check out some of our favorite events from around the Bay that you can attend this weekend!
Click on any of the event titles for a link to the event.
Friday, August 20th
Golden Gate Fields, Berkeley
3 PM, All Ages
FoodieLand is a foodie-inspired three-day event where family and friends gather together for food and drink, shopping, and entertainment.
About this event
NOTE: Tickets will only be available online through Eventbrite. No tickets will be sold at the door. Please purchase your tickets in advance.
A SUMMER TO REMEMBER. There is something for everyone at FoodieLand.
FoodieLand is the perfect outdoor food event for everyone. A must-attend for foodies, this exclusive festival overlooking the San Francisco Bay is inspired by the Night Markets of Asia. Bring your friends together for late-night sounds, tastes, and scents where you can experience a street festival this summer in the Bay Area. Enjoy authentic multicultural street foods, and many enticing beverages and desserts to please your palette. Don’t miss our bar by Golden Gate Fields for your favorite alcoholic beverages. Stop by to participate in a variety of carnival games, and take in live musical performances by some of your favorite artists and DJs. Shop small and discover talented local artisans from dozens of local booths including jewelry, clothing, artistic paintings, candles, home decor, and more.
Immerse yourself in San Francisco Bay Area’s finest FoodieLand Night Market to eat, drink, shop, and play. Featuring over 150 vendors, you’ll experience a variety of amazing foods and drinks, arts, crafts, games, and live entertainment in one great location. FoodieLand is undoubtedly the city’s hottest summer playground. Make it a dream date, a summer night out with friends, or a class reunion to remember. Tell your friends, and save the dates for FoodieLand events for a summer to remember.
Friday - 3 PM to 11 PM
Saturday - 11 AM to 11 PM
Sunday - 11 AM to 10 PM
📌 Location: Golden Gate Fields
💰 Admission: Event tickets are available only through Eventbrite and must be purchased online prior to arriving at the event.
🧒 Children under 5 are admitted for free.
🚗 Parking is available for $10/vehicle from the venue. ADA parking is available.
🐾 Sorry, no pets are allowed. Service animals are allowed.
🖥 Visit our website for more info: Click Here
📸 Follow us on Instagram: Click Here
Event Safety Guidelines:
Masks are REQUIRED for NON-VACCINATED individuals. We highly recommend wearing a mask.
FoodieLand is implementing staggered entry time to reduce overcrowding and provide a better experience. Please choose your desired arrival time when purchasing your tickets online. There is no limit on how long you can stay at the event.
The following individuals are exempt from wearing masks at all times (CDPH):
Persons younger than two years old. Very young children must not wear a mask because of the risk of suffocation.
Persons with a medical condition, mental health condition, or disability that prevents wearing a mask. This includes persons with a medical condition for whom wearing a mask could obstruct breathing or who are unconscious, incapacitated, or otherwise unable to remove a mask without assistance.
Persons who are hearing impaired, or communicating with a person who is hearing impaired, where the ability to see the mouth is essential for communication.
Handwashing stations and hand sanitizers will be strategically placed around the event area.
High-touch surfaces will be disinfected throughout the event.
Is there parking available at the event?
Are there alcoholic beverages at the event?
Yes, alcoholic beverages will be available at the event.
Are there any vendors serving vegan items on their menu?
Vendors offering vegan-friendly foods will be noted on our vendor lineup.
District Six, San Francisco
5 PM, All Ages
SHOP WITH LOCAL VENDORS
LISTEN TO LIVE MUSIC
EAT FOOD FROM SOME OF THE BAY'S TOP FOOD TRUCKS
HANG OUT WITH FRIENDS & FAMILY
District Six is an outdoor continuously evolving experience that brings individuals safely together to enjoy a curated selection of local small good vendors and food trucks. We also feature weekly themes and live entertainment such as local DJs or bands.
Please note: Most importantly, we are also following social distancing and health protocols which includes tables being placed 6 feet apart, mandatory masks for each attendee, and disinfecting surfaces after each group.
QUESTIONS? Email: Info@DistrictSixSF.com
Apply Here: Vendor Application
Saturday, August 21st
Cow Palace, San Francisco
7 PM, All Ages
The Setup is back with the best live Outdoor comedy shows this summer in San Francisco!
The Setup is back with the best live Outdoor comedy shows this summer!
We will be bringing you the most talented comedians and rising stars on a weekly basis. The top performers in San Francisco as well as traveling headliners from Los Angeles will be showcasing their funniest material.
This will be an epic series that is not to be missed. Comedians from CONAN, America's Got Talent, and HBO are sure to leave you with a night to remember.
The shows will be outside in the fresh air. Masks will be required during entry. Hand sanitizer will be available. It may get chilly so we encourage you to bring jackets and blankets.
Drinks will be available for purchase from the Monarch SF bar truck. There will also be delicious dinner items from the best local food trucks.
Food and beverages will be available 1 hour before the show so get there early and grab some grub and settle in.
We strictly adhere by all of San Francisco's COVID-19 guidelines so you can finally safely enjoy live comedy once again!
Friday 8/6 & Saturday 8/7 (7pm )
JR De Guzman (Netflix - The Comedy Lineup)
Dave Nihill (Dry Bar Comedy)
Friday 8/13 & Saturday 8/14 (7pm & 8:45pm)
Desi Comedy Fest featured in SF Weekly
Friday 8/20 & Saturday 8/21 (7pm & 8:45pm)
Mekki Leeper (Comedy Central)
Nimesh Patel (SNL)
Dhaya Lakshminarayanan (The Moth)
Sunday 8/22 (7pm & 8:45pm)
Featuring Nimesh Patel (SOLD OUT)
COVID Safety Compliance:
Please get your vaccination.
You can provide the physical card or a digital copy (get your digital copy here myvaccinerecord.cdph.ca.gov).
Wearing a mask is recommended.
Hand sanitizer will be available.
We strictly adhere by all of San Francisco's COVID-19 guidelines so you can finally safely enjoy live comedy once again!
Please do not attend the show is you are feeling unwell.
This event is for ages 18 AND OVER.
What does a "Group of 2" or “A Pair of Tickets” mean? This means you get two tickets, one per person at $30 a ticket plus fees. This ticket type seats 2 people in total per order.
What does a “Group of 3” ticket mean? This ticket type is for a group of 3 people. Each ticket is priced at $30 plus fees. This ticket type seats 3 people in total per order.
What does a “Group of 4” ticket mean? This ticket type is for a group of 4 people. Each ticket is priced at $30 plus fees. This ticket type seats 4 people in total per order.
What is the age requirement? 18 and Above
Do I need to buy food and beverages? We highly recommend it. Please support small businesses. We're trying to recover from a global pandemic. Any support goes a long way. We have some amazing food trucks and beverages from our partners at Monarch SF.
Where can I park? Parking is available on the street. The best spots are on Folsom and 2nd ; Harrison and 2nd ; Mission and 2nd.
Can I bring my dog? We love dogs but we don’t recommend bringing them.
Is the venue Covid safety compliant? Yes.
Fourth Street, Berkeley
All Day, All Ages
Shop small, shop local, and support local makers and vintage sellers at this free outdoor market event every Saturday all summer.
We’re popping up for Summer Saturdays on Fourth Street in Berkeley beginning June 19th bringing together some of our favorite makers and vintage curators from across the Bay Area. Join us for the perfect start to your weekend and discover your new favorite treasures and meet local makers, creators, artists, and curators.
To stay connected and learn about future events, please follow us on Instagram @artistsandfleas and @artistsandfleaswest.
Sunday, August 22nd
Camron-Stanford House, Oakland
11 AM, All Ages
Step back in time for an afternoon of Oddities and History in the lovely, shaded garden of the last standing Victorian on Lake Merritt.
About this event
The Menagerie Oddities & Curiosities Market is pleased to present the Secret Garden... Proceeds from this Victorian inspired fundraising event will help support Oakland's Camron-Stanford House, the last standing Victorian on Lake Merritt. The house, now turned museum, is a wonderful snapshot of a by-gone era with a detailed chronicling of what Victorian life was like in the East Bay.
Museum Tour & Exhibit: Embark on a self-guided tour of this beautiful home and see the new, highly anticipated exhibit, Tattooed and Tenacious: Inked Women in California's History.
Victorian Oddities Market: We've curated a special line-up of artists selling period-inspired wares, antiques, and collectibles.
Join us for an exclusive VIP, early-bird shopping experience and a boxed luncheon with tea on the veranda overlooking the beautiful rose garden and Lake Merritt.
Enjoy light refreshments on the lawn and music from the Barbary Ghost while you peruse the beautiful offerings from our vendors.
Admission includes entry to the museum, exhibit, and oddities market with refreshments. (VIP also includes boxed tea luncheon)
VIP tickets and General Admission tickets are available on Eventbrite. This is a ticketed event. TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR! Walk-ins are welcome but you will need to purchase a ticket at the door using an online payment application-NO CASH. (at the door apps include Venmo, PayPal, Cash App)
Period dress is highly encouraged and those dressed in their finest mourning or Victorian fashions shall recieve a raffle ticket to win gift baskets with items from our vendors!
Raffle tickets $5 each - enter to win a gift basket filled with prizes and items from our vendors. ALL proceeds from the raffle go to Camron-Stanford House!
Visit Camron-Stanford House at https://cshouse.org
Boxed Luncheon w/Tea provided by https://wescafealameda.com
The museum is a couple of blocks from 12th Street Bart Station and nearby several parking garages. Don't leave anything visible in your vehicle and if you ride public transit (Bart included). Metered parking is available on the street. Valet parking is available at Lake Chalet.
Masks...if you aren't vaxxed you need to wear one. To use Bart or bus, you will also need to wear your mask.
No animals allowed except SERVICE DOGS.
ADA Access - The museum garden, restrooms, and lower gallery rooms with exhibits are ADA Accessible. However, the upstairs portion of the house is not as there is no elevator. A 360 virtual tour is available by cell phone with QR code to view at the event or home for those who cannot make the stairs. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience. Please contact us for box luncheon with tea for special arrangements.
ADA Parking - There are 4 dedicated spaces in front of the museum entrance as well as parking meters on the street. Metered parking is free with a placard.
Is my 2020 GA or VIP ticket good for this event? This is a special fundraising event for the Camron-Stanford House so we're not able to honor 2020 tickets at this event. However, you can join us 9/18 at our Haunted Halloween Market or 12/4 for our Holiday Oddities Market. 2020 VIP ticket holders can pick up their goodie bag at that time.
How can I help make this a great event? ...Spread the word and bring lots of friends!
REFUND POLICY: Refunds will only be given in the event of a catastrophic event, such as an act of "gawd" (earthquake, fire, plague...). Should the event be postponed, ticket holders will have the option to use their ticket for the new date or request a refund within 30 days of the change. Eventbrite does not refund any fees.
TRANSFER POLICY: If you cannot make the event and would like to transfer your ticket or "gift" your ticket to someone else, Eventbrite now gives ticket holders the option to do so, in some cases. See link here: https://www.eventbrite.com/support/articles/en_US/Q_A/how-to-transfer-tickets-to-someone-else?lg=en_US
How can I contact the organizer with any questions? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Chase Center, San Francisco
9AM, All Ages
The Warriors and Kaiser Permanente are hosting weekly Thrive City Farmers Market every Sunday from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM.
Thrive City plaza, the community gathering space surrounding Chase Center, will provide shoppers with access to a wide variety of locally-sourced offerings including seasonal fruits, fresh produce, naturally-raised meats, farm fresh eggs and artisan pastries. The Farmers’ Market will also include health and wellness sessions, live music, scavenger hunts, a kids corner and more! Please note that the Thrive City Farmer’s Market will have various categories of special events every Sunday. For more information visit thrivecity.com.
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
• Wear face coverings. You will be refused service if you are not wearing one.
• Minimize the size of your group when shopping and keep your group together – this is especially important when shopping with young children.
• Bring small bills and pay with exact change or tell your farmer to keep the change to minimize exposure and speed up your transaction.
• Farmers/Producers may not touch reusable bags belonging to customers.