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Mandatory Weekend (exist) - 1

Stevanie Wazna-Blank | August 8, 2013 | Story

Outside Lands
What: Three epic days of music, food and fun.
Where: Golden Gate Park
When: All weekend
Why: Because of the impressive musical lineup, the delicious food, and the gorgeous backdrop.

Stern Grove Music Festival
What: Pink Martini and La Santa Cecelia.
Where: Stern Grove
When: Sunday, August 11 at 2 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Why: Because you're not going to Outside Lands.

Godzilla at the Paramount Theater
What: The 1954 classic on the big screen.
Where: Uptown Oakland
When: Friday, August 9 at 8 p.m.
Cost: $5
Why: Because you're a geek for old school blockbuster gold.

The OM Conference
What: A three day conference about Orgasmic Meditation & the slow sex movement.
Where: The Regency Center
When: All weekend
Cost: $97 (one day pass), $395 (VIP full weekend pass)
Why: Because you're curious.

Deaf Dance Festival
What: A festival celebrating deaf and hard-of-hearing performance artists.
Where: Mission Dance
When: All weekend
Cost: $20
Why: Because it's an interesting intersection of arts and overcoming disabilities

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