August 2011 – “Fun Things To Do” in the San Francisco Bay Area… and beyond

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Summer is in full swing! Check out these August Events & “Fun Things To Do” in the San Francisco Bay Area… and beyond in our Love to Eat and Travel August Calendar of Events. Be sure to check our Blog, Twitter, Facebook, and Love to Eat and Travel web site each month for updates throughout the year. Enjoy!


Week of August 1-7
SF Chefs 2011, Dancing on the Square, London’s Great British Beer Festival, “Dutch and Flemish Masterworks” exhibit at Legion of Honor, Maine Lobster Festival & Parade, Los Gatos Shakespeare Festival, SFJAZZ SummerFest, “Megamind” Free Movie Night at Courthouse Square, Nightlife at the Academy, Music in the Park San Jose, Mammoth Lakes Fine Arts & Crafts Festival, Free Waterfront Rock Concert at Foster City Amphitheater, Santa Cruz Friday Night Bands on the Beach, Off The Grid at Fort Mason Center, Sausalito Jazz & Blues by the Bay, Silver Oak Cellars Release Day in Napa Valley Wine Country, Carnival of Stars Belly Dance & Comic Book Convention, East Hampton Sandcastle Contest, Shark Week Family Sleepover at Aquarium by the Bay at Pier 39, Jerry (Garcia) Day 2011, Tour de Peninsula Race, San Jose Renaissance Fair

Week of August 8-14
Elvis Week, Free Waterfront Motown Concert at Foster City Amphitheater, Stern Grove Midsummer Music Festival, Jewels in the Square SF, Sounds of the Shores (Tribute to the Beach Boys), Star Trek Convention in Las Vegas “Celebrating the 45th Anniversary of Star Trek,” “The Stein Collects: Mattisse, Picasso” exhibit at SFMOMA, San Jose Jazz Festival, Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival at Golden Gate Park SF, 49ers Pre-Season Game (at New Orleans), Edinburgh International Festival, International Left-Handers Day, Fiesta de Artes 2011, Alumni Day Alcatraz Reunion, Candlestick Park Antiques & Collectibles Faire, Sunday Streets in San Francisco, Nihonmachi Street Fair in Japantown, “ET The Extra Terrestrial” Free Outdoor Movie Night at Courthouse Square, Lake Tahoe Brews Jazz and Funk Fest, Burlingame ArtZFest, San Rafael Food & Wine Festival

Week of August 15-21
Pescadero Arts & Fun Festival, Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival, “Picasso Masterpieces” exhibit at the de Young, Kids Week in London’s West End, Ringling Bros & Barnum & Bailey Circus “Fully Charged” in San Jose, Healdsburg Farmer’s Market’s Zucchini Festival, Art & Soul Festival Oakland, “Toy Story 3” Free Outdoor Movie Night at Courthouse Square in Redwood City, Santa Cruz Friday Night Bands on the Beach, Free Movie Night at Jack London Square Oakland, San Francisco Triathlon of Alcatraz & Sports Expo at Marina Green

Week of August 22-28
Palo Alto Festival of the Arts, Tiburon Art Festival, Napa’s Blues Brews & BBQ, Treasure Island Flea Market, Single Millionaires Party in Palo Alto, 49ers Pre-Season Games (vs Oakland and Houston), 56th Annual “Manhattan Beach Open” Volleyball Tournament, Notting Hill Carnival,  Holistic Living Expos in Pleasanton and Foster City, “Mary Poppins” Free Outdoor Movie Night at Courthouse Square, Santa Cruz Friday Night Bands on the Beach, Off The Grid at Fort Mason SF, Bodega Bay Seafood Art & Wine Festival, Sausalito Jazz & Blues by the Bay

Week of August 29-31
Dancing on the Square, London’s Notting Hill Carnival (Bank Holiday), Flavors of Jazz at Santana Row San Jose, “Snakes & Lizards: The Summer of Slither” exhibit at California Academy of Sciences, ongoing Art Exhibits at SF Museums, Kids Week in London (Free Activities and Tickets to Top London Shows for Kids), The Mobile Gourmet at Hiller Aviation Museum, Free Concert: Moonalice band at Jewels in the Square (Union Square) San Francisco, Burning Man in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert

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