So, the Bay to Breakers is a very silly race/ fun run starting from the Embarcadero and finishing at the Great Highway through Golden Gate Park. 7 miles of crazy costumes, naked people, serious runners, and drunks. If you want to register to run, please do visit their page for more information. If you want to just run along side, staying clear of the registered runners and just cheering them on in your best ridiculous costumes, then that is fine too.
Everyone is invited for a free communal veggie dinner at St. Cyprians Episcopal Church on July 4, Thursday. All neighborhood farmers' markets and USF Garden produce vegan or gluten-free food is free and first come first served basis so be there as early before 7pm. This gathering of healthy feast happens monthly on first Thursdays but check USF Garden schedule for any change in plans.
Spend one of your summer weekends in Union Street for a 2-day festival of shopping featuring artists fine works from all over the country gather for this annual big event. The 37th annual Union Street Festival will also feature restaurants, art galleries and live performances of original music composition on two stages for everyone's entertainment while they groove along the smoke-free streets from Gough to Steiner from 10am to 6pm of June 1 (Saturday) and June 2 (Sunday).
Local artisans selling everything from baked goods to vintage collections, soap, jewelry and prints, photography and paintings. The outdoor fair is unique shopping experience held in Jack Kerouac Alley between Vesuvio Cafe and City Lights Bookstore.
Exploration of the intersection of sound and emotion. Listen to a plant make music. Explore how emotions are expressed differently in music and the human voice. Lots of music DJ's. Some wine. Some Science. Some really killer jellyfish dancing in the Aquarium below...