We have the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit and ways to get involved this upcoming weekend.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Annual Picnic
When/Where: Saturday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., , 3100 Calaveras Rd Milpitas.
What: Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area is hosting its annual picnic at . The party is for the at-risk children in the program, so they can enjoy it with their mentors. It’s also an opportunity to raise awareness about the need for volunteers, as the program currently has a waitlist of over 200 children in the program.
When/Where: Saturday 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. , 3160 N Shoreline Blvd., Mountain View
When/Where: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., , 901 Ames Ave
What: Pet and play with dogs of all sizes and breeds in person. Get "insider’s information" from foster parents who are currently taking care of them in their homes.
Cost: Free to browse
When/Where: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., , 525 Los Coches St, Milpitas
What: The Milpitas Farmers' Market features incredible fruits, vegetables and prepared foods every Sunday! The partnership and support of the India Community Center allows the farmers' market to operate and serve the Milpitas community.
Where/When: Jackson Street between Sixth and Seventh Street, Sunday 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What: Find a selection of fresh, and unique, produce such as sweet potatoes, kale and brussel sprouts on a stem.