The 1st Ever San Francisco Shipyard Street Fair
Celebrations
The 1st Ever San Francisco Shipyard Street Fair
A brand new street fair Sept. 30th for "The Launch" of the new San Francisco Shipyard
2017 Proxy Fall Free Film Festival
Fairs & Festivals
2017 Proxy Fall Free Film Festival
Five-week series of free outdoor movies in Hayes Valley through October 20th
Transit Week 2017
City Discoveries
Transit Week 2017
A full week celebration of Muni & BART with trivia nights, a 22-Fillmore pub crawl and more

Monday, September 25

San Francisco Latino American Film Festival | SF
Monday, September 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
San Francisco Latino American Film Festival | SF

The San Francisco Public Library has partnered with Cine+Mas and the San Francisco Latino Film Festival to present a special series examining the women of the golden era who made significant contributions to the silver screen. Join in at the Koret Auditorium for one-day series featuring …

Transit Week 2017 Kickoff | City Hall
Monday, September 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Most everything is free. Just bring bus/boat/train fare.
| San Francisco City Hall
Transit Week 2017 Kickoff | City Hall

Show up to show your support for robust transit in San Francisco. The Kick Off, hosted by Supervisor Aaron Peskin, will include VIP speakers as well as regular riders like you and me. Come learn more about transit week and what San Francisco Transit Riders …

Tuesday, September 26

Sketchy Tuesday: 2017 Architecture & the City Festival | SF
Tuesday, September 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is encouraged.
| 150 California Roof Terrace
Sketchy Tuesday: 2017 Architecture & the City Festival | SF

Sketchy Tuesday is an urban sketching adventure. Gather with a group of architects, sketchers, designers and enthusiasts one Tuesday each month at noon to sketch the city and chat with a great community.
Grab your own lunch, sketchbook and drawing utensil of choice and meet them at …

¡VIVA! SF’s Free Latino Hispanic Culture Festival: Fabric Dye Art Workshop | SF
Tuesday, September 26 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Glen Park Meeting Room
¡VIVA! SF's Free Latino Hispanic Culture Festival: Fabric Dye Art Workshop | SF

Transform a piece of plain white cotton cloth into a unique resist-dyed art work and wall hanging to take home, while weaving together history, science, math and folk art. Best for participants 5 and older.

Art At The Dump: Gallery Walkthrough & Recycled Art Exhibit | SF
Tuesday, September 26 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Recology San Francisco
Art At The Dump: Gallery Walkthrough & Recycled Art Exhibit | SF

The Artist in Residence Program at Recology San Francisco is a unique art program that provides Bay Area artists who work with recycled materials with scavenging privileges in the dump, access to discarded materials, a stipend, and 24-hour access to the company’s well-equipped art studio. At ...

21st Annual Effie Lee Morris Lecture w/ Gary Soto | SF
Tuesday, September 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco Main Public Library
21st Annual Effie Lee Morris Lecture w/ Gary Soto | SF

Join Bay Area author Gary Soto, special guest lecturer for the Main Children’s Center’s 21st Annual Effie Lee Morris Lecture. Mr. Soto’s lecture is entitled Too Much of a Good Thing: The Many Genres of Gary Soto.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
Winner of an Academy …

Wine and Cheese Pairing | ¡VIVA! SF’s Free Latino Hispanic Culture Festival
Tuesday, September 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Eureka Valley Branch Library
Wine and Cheese Pairing | ¡VIVA! SF's Free Latino Hispanic Culture Festival

Curious about pairing wine with cheese? Join them at the Eureka Valley Branch as you discover ways to pair Spanish wine with cheese.

16mm Movie Night: Back to School Special | Nob Hill
Tuesday, September 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Gallery Cafe
16mm Movie Night: Back to School Special | Nob Hill

Every fourth Tuesday come to the Gallery Cafe to watch classic scary films on a vintage old-timey 16mm projector. The cafe serves beer, wine, coffee and food. The movie is free. Prepare to be scared.

North Beach Comedy Thing: Free Capos Pizza, Cheap Beer & Swag Giveaways | SF
Tuesday, September 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free pizza is on a first come, first served basis
| Tope Lounge
North Beach Comedy Thing: Free Capos Pizza, Cheap Beer & Swag Giveaways | SF

9/26 Lineup:

Matt Lieb
Mean Dave
Irene Tu
Andrew Orolfo
Walker Glenn
Hayden Greif Neil

There will have drink specials, raffles & giveaways from Patron.

Muni, BART & Transit Trivia Night | 2017
Tuesday, September 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Most everything is free. Just bring bus/boat/train fare.
| All Over San Francisco
Muni, BART & Transit Trivia Night | 2017

Think you know everything about SF transit? Come test your knowledge at trivia night. Each bar below will host a special transit-themed portion of their regularly scheduled programming.
SF Athletic Club: 7:30pm, 1750 Divisadero St
Bar Basic*: 8:00pm, 510 Brannan St
HQ Bar and Restaurant*: 8:00pm, 1568 Haight …

Win Tix: Classic Tropes of Old Jazz “Moses Sumney” | Great American Music Hall
Tuesday, September 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Great American Music Hall

Head on out to the Great American Music Hall when Moses Sumney graces the stage. Since emerging onto the scene in 2014, Moses has ridden a wave of word-of-mouth praise, hushed recordings, and dynamic live performances.

> Get Tickets – $22 Adv / $25 Door

Audiences rave …

Wednesday, September 27

First Dunkin’ Donuts in Alameda County Grand Opening | Fremont
Wednesday, September 27 – 5:00 am | Cost: FREE | Dunkin' Donuts Fremont
First Dunkin' Donuts in Alameda County Grand Opening | Fremont

Dunkin’ Donuts invites one and all to the grand opening of its newest Bay Area restaurant in Fremont. Doors will open at 5:00 a.m. Grand opening festivities will include free food and beverage samples, special giveaways to the first 100 people in line and an appearance …

Middle Eastern Culture Celebration | SF
Wednesday, September 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bernal Heights Branch Library
Middle Eastern Culture Celebration | SF

Join the celebration of Middle Eastern Heritage. With a special performance, craft stations and refreshments, this event has something for all ages.

“Then They Came for Us” Diversity Film Series Free Screening | Piedmont
Wednesday, September 27 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Ellen Driscoll Playhouse

In 1942, Executive Order 9066 forced the incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans for the duration, an act now understood as a massive abuse of civil rights. The film explores this history and its relevance today, in the face of threats of a Muslim registry and imposition …

Win Tix: The Goonies: Film & Anchor Beer Pairing | Balboa Theater

Presented by Anchor Brewing Company and San Franpsycho, hosted at the historic Balboa Theater join in for a unique, one-night-only film and beer pairing event featuring The Goonies.

> Get Tickets – $25 -Ticket includes the film and three beer tickets. – 21+

San Franpsycho will be …

2017 “Best of Bernal” Film Night | SF
Wednesday, September 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Barebottle Brewing Company
2017

The annual Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema is a showcase of short films, a film crawl, live music and awards. It’s your chance to check out the work of local filmmakers and musicians in parks, playgrounds and smaller venues around Bernal Heights, San Francisco. 14th Annual Bernal Heights Outdoor ...

Win Tix: San Francisco Opera’s “Elektra” | War Memorial Opera House
Wednesday, September 27 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN | War Memorial Opera House

In the German opera Elektra, our titular character’s father is murdered during the Trojan War. And what’s a girl to do when her father is murdered? Get bloody, sticky, no heart-left-un-stabbed, revenge of course. Here’s your chance to win tickets to see San Francisco Opera’s “Elektra” courtesy …

Shaping SF Lecture: Other Food Systems are Possible | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, September 27 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Shaping SF Lecture: Other Food Systems are Possible | Mission Dist.

The Diggers served free food in an effort to address a massive influx of young people to the Haight during the Summer of Love and the Black Panthers’ Free Breakfast Program for youth began soon after.
Drawing from this same desire to reimagine food systems, food …

Win Tix: Cobb’s Wednesday Comedy Showcase | SF
Wednesday, September 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Cobb's Comedy Club

What better way to hop over your hump day than at a hilarious midweek comedy show. Join Cobb’s Comedy Showcase for a night full of the best of today’s hot and up and coming comedic talent.

> Get Tickets – $13.50 – 18+

These comedians were hand …

Thursday, September 28

Spotlight NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, September 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
Spotlight NightLife | California Academy of Sciences

NightLife celebrates the best of the Academy with an evening of after hours science inside the greenest museum on the planet.

Enjoy a nighttime dive show in their Philippine Coral Reef tank and set a collision course for Earth in the planetarium with two screenings of …

“Exploratorium After Dark” Full Spectrum Science | Pier 15

Take a VR journey to the homeland of indigenous elder Nyarri Morgan and the Martu tribe in remote west Australian at Collisions. Consider wholly new universes at Field of View: Play. And examine whether you can age slower than your twin at Full-Spectrum Science: Time.
Please Note: The Tactile Dome is closed …

Yoga on the Plaza 2017 | Bay Club
Thursday, September 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Donations are highly encouraged.
| Bay Club (Financial District)
Yoga on the Plaza 2017 | Bay Club

Celebrate National Yoga and Childhood Cancer Awareness Months with Bay Club by participating in an outdoor Sound Off yoga class each Thursday evening beginning September 7th through the end of the month (benefiting Team G Childhood Cancer Foundation). Come flow with Jennifer Keller as music ...

Night at the Jewseum: Myths, Monsters & Thriller Dance Party | SF
Thursday, September 28 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with museum admission, $5 after 5 PM.
| Contemporary Jewish Museum
Night at the Jewseum: Myths, Monsters & Thriller Dance Party | SF

The party for the after work crowd gets a bit mystical with this evening exploration of legends, myths, and monsters amidst the Days of Awe. Enjoy specialty cocktails, performances, gallery games, a Thriller dance party, and more.

Win Tix: 5th Annual “Yoga for Change” at Grace Cathedral | SF
Thursday, September 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Grace Cathedral

Join us for an evening of yoga, music and good times for a good cause. Now in its fifth year, Yoga for Change seeks to raise $36,000 to benefit The Community Preschool, Grace Cathedral.
> Get Tickets – $20
One hundred percent of the money raised from …

Listen For A Change: Social Justice Storytelling | SF
Listen For A Change: Social Justice Storytelling | SF

In 2015, a community gathered over a novel idea. Throw a fancy “fundraiser” to raise awareness instead of money. They listened to powerful stories and promised to advocate for these issues by standing up to hate, ignorance, and misinformation.
Join them as they listen to three …

“Temescal Street Flicks” Outdoor Short Film Night: 2017 Finale | Oakland
Thursday, September 28 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Kasper's Plaza

Temescal Street Flicks, an engaging outdoor film series every Thursday evening runs September 7 to 21, 2017 in the heart of Temescal at the weekly pop-up pedestrian plaza (Telegraph and 46th) in Oakland along with food and craft beer for purchase from Off the Grid. Rather than showing ...

Listen for A Change: Social Justice Storytelling | Oakland
Thursday, September 28 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Donations are encouraged.
| 518 Valencia
Listen for A Change: Social Justice Storytelling | Oakland

It’s their last Oakland storyhour before their end-of-year gala in November. This is one you won’t want to miss.
This year, they listened to moving stories on topics such as Islamophobia, Black Lives, Immigration, and Trans Rights. They promised to stand up to hate, ignorance, and misinformation, and …

Win Tix: SF’s Funniest Asian Comedians “Slanted Comedy” | Cobb’s Comedy Club
Thursday, September 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Cobb's Comedy Club

Slanted Comedy is the longest running Asian comedy show in SF, or anywhere else for that matter. Yeah, we know what you’re thinking; slanted comedy? It’s totally cool, these guys have a sense of humor.

> Get Tickets – $16 – 18+

This show will feature the …

Win Tix: Vagabon: Poetic Indie Rock | Swedish American Hall
Thursday, September 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Swedish American Hall

Within the songs of Laetitia Tamko there are infinite worlds: emotional spaces that grow wider with time, songs within songs that reveal themselves on each listen.
> Get Tickets – $12 Adv / $14 Door
Tamko is a multi-instrumentalist and a producer, recording since 2014 as Vagabon. …

Slate’s 5-year Anniversary Karaoke Bash | SF
Thursday, September 28 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Slate Bar
Slate's 5-year Anniversary Karaoke Bash | SF

Once upon a time, about 5 years ago, a little nightclub named slate* opened for business, and the rest is history. So come celebrate.
Every week in the Mission for the past years, DJ Purple Dance Karaoke Thursdays, was the reason people have been “dancin’ and …