Festivals

Ten Year Anniversary Community Free Day

06/10/2018
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Contemporary Jewish Museum
San Francisco  

The Museum celebrates community with a free day of live music, gallery performances, art-making, and more. Visitors enjoy special mini tours every 15 minutes between 11:30am and 1:30pm by longtime docents with insights into favorite works of art or architectural elements of the building. Local poets take over the galleries from 2:30 to 4pm to share poetry in conversation with the art on view. Musicians + dancers bring the architecture to life throughout the day including Benny Brussel on violin, Angus Martin on accordion, and AXIS Dance Company. Families find a wide array of hands-on art activities throughout The Museum that build connections to family, friends, and personal heritage.

Free

Presented by Contemporary Jewish Museum

CA Telephone Access Program Office Hours at the Chinatown Branch Library

06/30/2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chinatown/Him Mark Lai Branch Library
San Francisco 

The California Telephone Access Program representative will discuss about their free specialized and adaptive telephones and devices to any eligible Californians, regardless of age or income, who have difficulty seeing, hearing, moving, speaking, and/or remembering. Assistance available in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.

For more information about this event: https://sfpl.org/index.php?pg=1033556203&sl=3

2018 Gilroy Garlic Festival

07/27/2018-07/29/2018
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Christmas Hill Park
Gilroy  CA

The Gilroy Garlic Festival will be celebrating 40 years of family fun on July 27, 28, and 29, 2018, at Christmas Hill Park in Gilroy, California. The Gilroy Garlic Festival has been officially certified by GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® as the world’s largest garlic festival and draws over 100,000 guests from around the world. Presented by Raley’s, Bel Air, and Nob Hill Foods, this three-day celebration features gourmet garlicky food, live entertainment, cooking competitions, and fun for the whole family. For more information, go to www.gilroygarlicfestival.com.