Fireworks, Park Concerts, Outdoor Movies and More!

Looking for some SF Peninsula fun this July? Peruse our local list of events in San Mateo and just beyond. Fill your calendar with fireworks, edible gardening classes, music in the park, outdoor fitness classes and much more!

Music on the Square 2016 in Redwood City is one of the most treasured nights of summer! Every Friday from 6:00-8:00pm through September 2nd. July: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Edible Flowers. Eat your bouquet of flowers! Learn to grow, harvest and cook with edible flowers at our monthly Edible Gardening classes hosted by Homestead Design Collective on Saturday, July 2nd from 1-2pm.

Head to Burlingame every Sunday in July for the 2016 Music in the Park Concert Series in Washington Park from 1-3pm. July: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31.

Every Thursday night head to Central Park San Mateo for the 2016 Central Park Music Series: July 7, 14, 21, 28.

Fourth of July fireworks displays will light up the skies all over the Bay Area. From parades to concerts, share your celebration photos this month with Bay Meadows and get entered to win a $50 giftcard from Pokeatery and a Grand Prize of $500!

The Foster City Fourth of July Celebration & Festival is July 4th kicking off at 9am. Enjoy a day of fun before the fireworks start at 9:30pm.

The annual 4th of July in the Park & Pool-Family Cardboard Boat Race will be held at Martin Luther King Park & Pool in San Mateo on July 4th from 11am-2pm and include family fun, music and inflatables.

The Redwood City 4th of July Parade, Festival and Fireworks is the premier holiday parade in downtown. Participate in the 5K run, pancake breakfast and fireworks at 9:30pm.

Music lovers mark your calendars for Concerts by the Park on Sundays in Belmont. July: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31.

Pop Up Fitness Class at Paddock Park. Join the full body cardio toning class on Saturday July 9th at 9:00am. Grab a neighbor, bring a friend and join us in this 1-hour, down and dirty test of your fitness. Count me in! RSVP Here

Join us for the Meadow Walk Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday, July 9th from 10-2pm for fun and refreshments! Bring your family and friends to come tour three stunning new model homes.

rockstar playing solo on guitar

rockstar playing solo on guitar

Foster City’s popular Summer Concert Series is a great way to enjoy music in a beautiful lagoon side setting in Leo Ryan Park on a Friday Night. July: 15, 22 and 29 from 6-8pm.

Music Together sessions in San Mateo. Experience music with your children, with singing, dancing, and instrument play. Thursdays, July 21 – September 1st.

Bring the kids out to see Alice in Wonderland Jr. at the San Carlos Children’s Theater on July 22-31st at 1pm.

Movie in the Park at Sunset in Washington Park in Burlingame on July 29th.

Celebrate Harry’s birthday at the Burlingame Public Library with a Harry Potter Party on July 31st.

Experience Midurban life. Bay Meadows is a family-friendly neighborhood with lots of green space to enjoy all year long.  Whether it’s growing your own vegetables in a gorgeous community garden with expert guidance, playing a game of pick-up basketball after work, team building over bocce, picnicking with family on warm summer nights or getting fit with pop-up fitness and yoga classes, there’s no shortage of green space to explore. If you have little ones, don’t miss Momdays on Mondays in Paddock Park!