Festivals

Picnic at the Presidio

07/13/2014-10/26/2014
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Presidio
San Francisco  

Picnic at the Presidio brings you an amazing food extravaganza.  During this event, you can enjoy all kinds of delicious food from different restaurant, farm produce and baked goods, games, live music entertainment, craft and soul, all in one place!  Don’t miss this great opportunity to check out your favorite local gourmet food vendors!  The event take place every Sunday until 10/26. 

For more information: www.presidio.gov

Jambano Family Festival

07/13/2014-10/26/2014
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
The Park Chalet
San Francisco 

Come rock out with your family at the Park Chalet  Sunday afternoon from 3-5pm all Summer long!  The concert takes place on 7/13, 8/17, 9/28/,10/26.

For more information: (415) 425-0372, www.jamjamjam.com

UN Square Night Market

09/26/2014-10/31/2014
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
UN Plaza
San Francisco  

Come spend your Friday evening at the new Night Market at United Nations Plaza. In this event, you can enjoy tons of good food, drinks (including beer, wine, and cocktails), fashion trucks, live music and hands-on workshops for all ages.  This family-friendly event takes place every Friday from September until the end of October.

For more information: www.unplazasf.org

October Firework Series

10/11/2014-10/25/2014
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pier 39
San Francisco  

Starting October 11th, there will be a firework show EVERY SATURDAY night at Pier 39.  People can enjoy the dazzling fireworks, music, and dance from this special event. The event will takes place on 10/11, 10/18, and 10/25 from 6pm-9pm.

For more information: www.pier39.com

St. Anne Parish Harvest Festival

10/24/2014-10/26/2014
All Day
St.Anne of the Sunset
San Francisco 

10/24:  3pm-9pm; 10/25: 9am-9pm; 10/26: 10am-3pm

St. Anne Sunset of the Catholic Church will be hosting a free Harvest Festival on 10/24 – 10/26.  This is a family-friendly event and it’s featuring lots of fun interactive activities, such as face painting, jumpy house, talent show, pumpkin patch, silent auction, raffle, food and drink, etc.  Admission is free.

For more information: www.stanne-sf.org

Millbrae Community Health Care Fair

11/05/2014
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Millbrae City Hall, Chetcuti Room
Millbrae 

 

In this event, there will be bilingual staff on site answering people’s questions about Affordable Care Act and health insurance.  Please be sure to bring your ID, proof of citizenship, tax returns or employment certification documents etc, the staff there can help you enroll to Covered California or Medi-Cal if you’re qualified.

 

San Mateo Harvest Festival

11/14/2014-11/16/2014
All Day
San Mateo Event Center
San Mateo 

Friday to Saturday: 10am-6pm

Sunday: 10am-5pm

The San Mateo Harvest Festival is one of the largest indoor arts and crafts shows on the West Coast, offering over 24,000 handmade gifts. The event, which takes place November 15-17 at the San Mateo Event Center, boasts items such as original art, jewelry, blown glass, clothing, specialty foods, toys, home decor and more.

Throughout the weekend there is live music, strolling entertainment, artist demonstrations, a hands on KidZone, prizes and much more.

The Peninsula Humane Society is the official charity of the event and will receive half of the proceeds from every shopping bag sold. They will also hold a special mobile adoption center on Saturday and Sunday at the front of the exhibition hall. Plus, anyone who brings a canned food donation will receive $2 off a regular or senior admission.

For tickets and additional information, call 800-346-1212 or visit www.harvestfestival.com

Growing Healthy Kids

11/15/2014
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Everett Middle School
San Francisco  

Come and join this family-friendly community health fair to connect with community resources and learn fun and easy ways to improve nutrition and physical activity for young children. Come enjoy free fitness classes, free health and dental screenings, health workshops, and fresh produce and food tastings. Event is easily accessible by BART and MUNI.

For more information: http://www.childrenscouncil.org/for-child-care-providers/health-nutrition/growing-healthy-kids/