Best Things to do in the East Bay this August

Looking for the coolest things to do to soak up the last of the summer months? We’ve got you covered. Even once the celebrations wane, there is still plenty to do. We’ve done the deep research for you on the best things to do in the East Bay including museums, cultural events, food tours, athletic events, hikes and more. Speaking of food, we also have an extensive list of our best restaurants in the North Bay, and if you’re planning a weekend, the best places to stay

Temperatures in the East Bay average 60s to 70s during this month.

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UC Berkeley Art Museum (First Free Thursday)

This stunning university museum leads the nation as a forum for expression in art and film, providing exhibitions, screenings, and public programs designed to connect visitors from across the Bay Area and beyond. With more than 25,000 works of art, there’s always something to pique your curiosity. The first Thursday of every month offers free gallery admission for all. 

More info: bampfa.org/visit/hours

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FoodieLand Night Market

If you are a food blogger or just simply a foodie then you must check out FoodieLand that is happening at Golden Gate Fields in Berkeley! Enjoy the day with friends and family and try out up to 150 vendors and taste the flavors from a variety of cultures that represent the multicultural richness here in the East Bay.

More info: foodielandnm.com/berkeley

Event Venues

Looking to see what’s happening right now in the East Bay? Our comprehensive list of venues below will help you find what you need to know what’s going on.

Looking for more things to do in the area?

Visit our What to Do in Northern California page!

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