Get Out Weekend Planner: Garden Tour, Cultural Fair, Car Show and More

Around the world and back to the classics, this weekend is filled with events sure to thrill all members of your family.

It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.

Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit this weekend.


  • Where/When: , 15555 E. 14th St., San Leandro (parking lot on E. 14th Street side). Saturday, 3 p.m.

  • Why Go: This unique event will feature all kinds of classic cars, trucks and motorcycles, as well as live music and an oldies DJ. Proceeds from car entry fees to benefit veteranss and the American Cancer Society. 

  • Pricing: Free to the public; $35 entry fee for cars

  • Where/When:, 300 Estudillo Ave., San Leandro; Saturday, June 11, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

  • Why Go: Get a taste of many countries in one local afternoon. Featuring ethnic music and dance groups, arts and crafts, and food stands. Free raffle drawing, too.

  • Pricing: Free

  • Where/When: Starts at, 645 Bancroft Ave., San Leandro; Sunday, noon-4 p.m.

  • Why Go: Be inspired by interior and landscape design on this self-guided tour that includes historic and newly renovated homes and gardens. Note that homes are not wheelchair accessible, and no interior photos are allowed.

  • Pricing: $20. All proceeds benefit the George Mark Children's House


  • Where/When: Parrot Street and E. 14th Street, Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

  • Why Go: Choose from a 13-mile mountain bike ride with council member Michael Gregory or an easy five-mile ride on city streets. Celebrate after the ride with live music, specialty beers, fine wine and BBQ. Also featuring the , with safety tips for riders of all ages. Register for the workshop here

  • Pricing: Free

  • Where/When: , 770 E. 14th St., San Leandro; Sunday, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

  • Why Go: Curtain Call Performing Arts debuts this red carpet affair as a fundraiser for its  school assembly program. The night's program will feature digital art projects by students from the San Leandro Academy for Multimedia (SLAM). 

  • Price: $15 presale; $20 at the door; free for San Leandro Unifed School District elementary and middle school students. Donations also welcome.


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