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: , 1800 H St., Union City; from 10 a.m. Saturday to 10 a.m. Sunday
Why Go: More than 350 community members will "celebrate, remember, fight back" during the 24-hour walk/run for cancer awareness. The event will feature special remembrance ceremonies and a variety of fundraising games, raffle prizes, activities and live entertainment for the entire community. Come cheer your neighbors on!
Price: Free to attend, but bring cash for the fundraising activities and raffles.
Where/When: 34925 Newark Blvd., Newark; Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Why Go: Give the new art school a warm welcome — and enjoy free arts and crafts lessons, refreshments and more. The Newark location is the school's first in the Tri-City area and will offer professional art lessons for children and adults, with classes offered seven days a week. For more about Young at Art, .
Where/When: Pet Food Express, 39010 Paseo Padre Pkwy, Fremont; Saturday from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Why Go: Find a new companion at the Furry Friends of Fremont's pet adoption held at this local pet store.
Where/When: Niles District, Fremont; Sunday from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Why Go: Downtown Niles will transform into a bargain hunter's paradise with more than 200 vendors selling collectibles, arts, crafts, food and much more.
Where/When: , 1800 H St., Union City; Sunday from noon to 3 p.m.
Why Go: See the star and creator of hit PBS show Signing Time!, which introduces sign language to children ages 1 through 8. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets online (disregard the fact that they refer to Union City as "Fremont").
Pricing: Tickets range from $1 for infants, $10 for children, $25 adults and $35 for VIP packages.