Horse racing, a food and wine extravaganza, and soul sensation Teena Marie performing nightly. What more could you possibly ask?
Hayward Zucchini Festival
Kennedy Park, 19501 Hesperian (at Bartlett), Hayward, (510) 264-9466.
Music features heavily at the Zucchini Fest, but there's still plenty of Hayward's favorite green veggie to be sampled.
Bodega Bay Seafood, Art & Wine Festival
Chanslor Ranch, 2660 Coast Hwy 1, Bodega Bay, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (5 p.m. on Sunday), (707) 875-2762.
Seafood and booze compete for attention here, as wineries and microbreweries offer tastings alongside the finest local ocean delights from a dozen eateries and catering companies.
Presidio Main Parade Grounds, Lincoln (at Graham), S.F., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., www.pica-org.org.
Millbrae Art and Wine Festival
Broadway between Victoria and Meadow Glen, Millbrae, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., (650) 697-7324, www.miramarevents.com/millbrae.
Some 100,000 visitors attend this upscale Peninsula festival, which offers a diverse array of food, in addition to the art and wine.
Sausalito Art Festival
Manship Park, Sausalito, 331-3757, www.sausalitoartfestival.org.
One of the country's top outdoor art festivals turns 52 this year.