And now for something complete different… could be a theme for the weekend. Voting rights, bronze pours, 50 years of People's Park, small presses and contemporary jazz.
BART is asking riders to get onboard with Clipper cards — and removing paper ticket sales from four of its stations to spur the transition. The transit agency says it will phase out all paper ticket sales in 2020.
After three attempts over six weeks, 7-year-old Eva Luna Harper-Zahn of Berkeley became the youngest girl (we know of) to climb Mount Shasta.
Sunday Streets downtown, pet vaccination clinic, powerful drama at Shotgun, Bastille Day music and girls' baseball all this weekend.
Fireworks, of course, but there's also ethnic dance, a Frida Kahlo birthday market, Kidchella and a World Cup final on BAMPFA's big screen.