Best Things to Do in the South Bay This June

June is a special time when Gay Pride Month, Fathers Day, Juneteenth, street festivals and country fairs fill the outdoor events calendar. We’ve done the deep research for you on the best things to do in the South 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 South Bay, and if you’re planning a weekend, the best places to stay

The South Bay is sunny and warm this month, with average temperatures in the 70s.

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San Mateo County Fair

June 1–9

A dinosaur exhibition, main stage concerts, live music, makers, crafters, creative kids and culinary arts, 60 food vendors and more. This year marks the 90th San Mateo County Fair! 

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Photo: Courtesy of Half Moon Bay Wine and Jazz Festival

Half Moon Bay Wine and Jazz Fest

June 1

Wines by 50 California vintners, food by local restaurants, and live performances by Bay Area jazz greats.

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Sunnyvale Art & Wine Festival

Dates TBD

Kick off the summer with the 50th annual Art & Wine Festival in Downtown Sunnyvale with live music, food, wine/beer/margarita booths, a childrens activity area and 200 local artisan vendors. 

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Downtown Redwood City Car Show

Date TBD

Enjoy 125 pre-screened vehicles: classic, muscle, exotic, luxury car, motorcycles on display from 9am to 3pm, plus beer and wine, food booths, product vendors and live music by Amanda and The Issues (from 10:30am to noon and 1pm to 2:30pm) and more.

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Father's Day

June 16
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Photo: Courtesy of Philadelphia Juneteenth Parade and Festival


June 19

Event Venues

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