07/13 - 07/24 - Flower Piano Free Concert Evening - You are encouraged to seek out the twelve pianos tucked among the many flower-filled gardens within the Garden’s 55 acres and play what you like. On weekend days, professional pianists and a whole host of other musicians are scheduled to perform as well, and the public is welcome to watch and listen. SF Botanical Garden: BART to Civic Center, walk to Market St. & Hyde St., take bus 7 (Great Highway) to Lincoln Way & 9th Ave. 1199 9th Ave.
07/26 - $1 Book Sale - San Francisco Public Library host weekly Wednesday Steps Sales, located at the Larkin Street entrance to the Main Library. All books and media are just $1 or less each and all proceeds from Steps Sales benefit the San Francisco Public Library. SF Main Library: BART to Civic Center, walk to 100 Larkin St.
07/26 - Salsa in the Square: Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble - Under the leadership of Dr. John Calloway, a multi-instrumentalist, composer and arranger who has worked at the creative edge of the Bay Area’s Latin music scene since the 1970s, the Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble of San Francisco is an invaluable proving ground for stellar young musicians. Union Square Park: BART to Powell St., walk 5min to Geary St. & Powell St.
07/27 - Asian Art Museum: $10 Thursday Nights - From February 23 through September 28, 2017, they’ll be open ’til 9pm on Thursdays. You can spend an evening in their beautiful building enjoying the galleries, fun talks, lively gatherings and intimate hangs with artists. Asian Art Museum: BART to Civic Center, walk to 200 Larkin St.
07/27 - Exploratorium After Dark: Heat & Temperature on Full-Spectrum Science - Feed your head every Thursday night at After Dark at the Exploratorium. Savor unique, thought-provoking series for adults—plus, grab dinner and drinks by the Bay, play with hundreds of hands-on exhibits, crawl through their pitch black Tactile Dome, and explore. Exploratorium: BART to Embarcadero, wak to Market St., take the F in Fisherman's Wharf direction, get off at the Embarcadero & Green St., arrive at Pier 15
07/28 - Friday Nights at the de Young: Robert Moses’ Kin Performance - The event has a new theme every week, but typically includes an eclectic mix of live music, dance performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demos, hands-on art activities, and more. Plus, the observation tower is open until 8 pm. Fort Mason Center: BART to 16th St. Mission, @ 16th St. & Mission St. take bus 22 (Bay St.) to Fillmore St. & Bay St., walk (0.6mi/11min) to 2 Marina Blvd.
07/29 - Dolores Day Fest: Music & Picnic in the Park - Party in the north half of Dolores Park on the flat grass with live music from local musicians including indie rock bands and singer-songwriters. Come hang out; it’s free. Dolores Park: BART to Glen Park, walk to Muni Station and take J train, get off Right of Way / 20th St., walk to Dolores St. & 19th St.
07/30 - “Heart of the City” Sunday Farmers Market - Heart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, nonprofit farmers market located year round on Sundays and Wednesdays in San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza, rain or shine. Nearly 30 local farmers and artisan food vendors provide a wide selection of fresh local produce, farm products, bakery, pastas, hummus and kettle corn. UN Plaza: BART to Civic Center, walk 3min to UN Plaza