Weekend Events In The Bay Area

2019 brings San Francisco the 19th annual Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival, one of the largest, free-est and beloved music festivals in the country. Be one of over 750,000 attendees over the three-day musical extravaganza in beautiful Golden Gate Park. Friday-Sunday, October 4th-6th. The meadows open at 9 am daily. There are a ton of great artists including Robert Plant and bay area legends Hot Tuna!


Vallejo "Waterfront Weekend" Festival

Enjoy a two-day FREE festival at the Vallejo Waterfront. Taking place on October 5 & 6, 2019, this free, fun-filled celebration of the Bay is a collaboration of activities and events for the entire family. Put together a rowing team for the Vallejo Whaleboat Regatta, compete in the chili cook-off, or try your hand in the cornhole tournament, there is something for everyone.

October 5 & 6, Saturday from 9 am - 8pm & Sunday from 9 am - 4 pm.


  • Car Show & Car Rally(Saturday only)
  • Chili Cookoff (Saturday only)
  • Ferry Tour (Saturday only)
  • Kids Zone
  • Kornhole Tournament
  • Lucky Ducky Derby(Sunday only)
  • Powered Paragliders Airshow(Saturday only)
  • Whaleboat Regatta
  • San Francisco Bay Challenge (Saturday only)


2019 Art, Jazz, & Wine Festival in Pleasant Hill

October 5, 2019 | 10 am-October 6, 2019 | 11 am

Downtown Pleasant Hill, 40 Crescent Dr, Pleasant Hill

Music Lineup:

Saturday, October 5th

  • 11 am-12:15 pm Alexa Heine
  • 12:45 pm-2 pm Tuneriders
  • 2:30 pm-3:45 pm Dr D Band
  • 4:15 pm-5:45 pm Frankie G & The Conviction
  • 6:45 pm-8:45 pm East Bay Mudd

Sunday, October 6

  • 11 am-12:15 pm The Breedloves
  • 12:45 pm-2 pm New Frantics
  • 2:30 pm-3:45 pm Midnight Flyer
  • 4:30 pm-6 pm David Martin’s House Party

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