sundaystreets_lg.jpgSummer is officially here, and what better way to spend the weekend than in the park, eating ice cream, and getting out and active?

Saturday, July 9th
Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Party in the Park
Hopefully, the sun will be shining, because on Friday, Flavorpill will team up with Ben & Jerry’s for an exclusive Scoop Truck Party at Buena Vista Park. Enjoy free ice cream served by celebrity scoopers, live music, and the chance to volunteer for community beautification.

What: Ben & Jerry’s in the Park
Where: Buena Vista Park (Haight-Ashbury)
When: Saturday, July 9th, 11am-2pm
Cost: Free!

Fair Trade Fashion Garden Party
Once you’ve had your fill of ice cream, head over to Inner Sunset for a festive garden party at Urban Bazaar‘s outdoor space. The fashion show kicks off at 1:30, featuring summer outfits from Mata Trades, Alternative Apparel, Muichic, and World Shop.
Enjoy free admission, free food and drinks, and tons of fair trade fashion!

What: Fair Trade Fashion Garden Party
When: Saturday, July 9th, 1pm-3pm
Where: Urban Bazaar- 1371 9th Avenue
Cost: FREE but RSVP!

Sunday, July 10th
Sunday Streets
Sunday Streets creates miles of car free roads so people can enjoy the summer, get outside, and get active in diverse San Francisco neighborhoods. This month’s Sunday Streets goes through Golden Gate Park and down the Great Highway. It’s a great (and safe) opportunity to ride your bike through miles of the most naturally beautiful parts of San Francisco.

What: Sunday Streets– The Great Highway
When: Sunday, July 10th, 11am-3pm
Where: Golden Gate Park
Cost: Free!

San Francisco Symphony in the Park
Once you’ve finished your bike ride through Golden Gate Park, you’ll surely be tired and ready for a rest. Why not hang around the park a few more hours, sit in the grass, and enjoy free music from the San Francisco Symphony? Pack a picnic and enjoy the annual event in Sharon Meadow of Golden Gate Park. Bring a bottle of wine and some cheese and enjoy the last moments of your weekend!

What: San Francisco Symphony in the Park 2011
When: Sunday, July 10, 2011 – 2pm
Where: Sharon Meadow, Golden Gate Park, SF
Cost: FREE

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