Best Things to Do in the North 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 North 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

Karl, who? The North Bay has one of the best microclimates in the Bay Area, with average temperatures from the 60s to 70s during this month.

Featured Photo: Courtesy of Cotati Accodion Festival
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Live at Lagunitas

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Tune in to the newest season of Live at Lagunitas, a live show of music and comedy. 100% of the profits from the show will be donated to Best Friends Animal Society, whose goal is to give shelter to homeless pets. Enjoy local food trucks, limited TapRoom-only brews, entertainment, and above all, a good time with friends.

More info: lagunitas.com

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Summer Music Series

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Spend the rest of your summer days outside, building community and enjoying live music. Head over to Town Center in Corte Madera to support local artists every Sunday afternoon this August for their Summer Music Series. Despite the option for booze, this event is still family friendly.

More info: shoptowncenter.com

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Cotati Accordion Fest

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Come see the annual Cotati Accordion Festival, a multi-generational and multicultural live show of accordions. This unique and popular festival will be held in La Plaza Park, Cotati, and will feature over 60 vendors with food, beer, wine, crafts, and of course, accordions for sale.

More info: cotatifest.com/ticketing

Event Venues

Looking to see what’s happening right now in the North 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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