Sunday, July 27 2014 Obtainium Cup: Human-Powered Mutant Vehicle Rally | SF
Experience the adventure as dozens of mutant human-powered vehicles race down and up Vallejo’s Mare Island during the third annual Obtainium Cup from 3-9 pm on July 27, 2014.
The road rally is fraught with challenges: Zombies, Flying Monkeys, Mad Hatters, Robots… Can these intrepid heroes survive? …
’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...
“Drunken” Spelling Bee | Cafe Royale
It’s exactly what it sounds like… a “Drunken” (well.. more like a Mildly Intoxicated) Spelling Bee with host Jimi Moran. Have a few drinks, and then try to spell ridiculous words without cheating and checking your iPhone. Get a letter wrong? You’ll have a to ...
Touch The Gear: Hands-On Music Celebration | SF
Outsound’s original public event Touch the Gear is a hands-on, family-friendly event that allows the public to roam among 25-30 musicians and inventors with their various different configurations of “gear”–everything from oscillators and electronics, to planks of wood with strings attached.
All attendees get to ask …
Soundwave: Ocean Beach Flash Mob Music Tour | SF
Imagine a Sunday evening sitting at Ocean Beach listening to inspiring music created just for this event while watching the sunset in the far horizon.
Join up for this free immersive, site-specific group listening called Soundwave ((6)) Water.
Meet at Outer Sunset’s art gallery, 3 Fish Studios, …
“Bounce Sundays” Dance Party & Free Drink | SF
Party at Bounce Sundays with an energetic crowd at MatrixFillmore on Sunday, July 27, 2014.
Move and groove to music by DJ Solarz, one-half of The Rock-it! Scientists.
Entry is free all night, but plan on arriving early to avoid waiting in line.
Mention FunCheap to the door man …
Monday, July 28 Opening Day: Philz Coffee on Gilman | Berkeley
Delicious Philz Coffee is opening up a new location on Gilman in Berkeley and you’re invited to hang out at their soft opening party on Monday, July 28, 2014.
They’ll have treats and hand crafted cups of:
Decaf Swiss Water
Ecstatic Iced Coffee
“Corazón Under the Dome” 3D Light Show | Westfield Centre
Corazón Under the Dome is a short, fun, animated 3D light spectacular that’s a celebration of the heart of San Francisco. Showcasing iconic San Francisco images and songs, this dazzling show rocks through the city’s history from the Gold Rush to the Summer of Love and ...
2014 LaborFest Stage Reading: “A Christmas Carol” | SF
The SAG-AFTRA San Francisco-Northern California Local presents the premiere reading of A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens as adapted and directed by Michael Gene Sullivan, with musical direction by Joshua Raoul Brody.
This rousing, worker-oriented version of the time-honored Christmas story features classic songs from the …
Comedy, Dance Party & Free Nachos | SF
Gather around as the comic talents show up at Milk Bar along with a dance party playing all past and present hip-hop hits.
Oh and there are free nachos in it for you too.
Host Tony Sparks
Kaseem Bentley (SF Punchline, Cobbs)
Moore Devine (Sylvan Productions)
Clay Newman (The …
13th Annual Outsound New Music Summit: Improv Concert | SF
Pianist, composer, and educator Thollem McDonas and the participants from the Sunday Collaboration/Improvisation Workshop, will perform a set of structured and free improvisation on Monday, July 28 at 8 pm.
This event is part of the 13th Annual Outsound New Music Summit and is free to the public.
David Bowie Interactive Revival Experience | Boom Boom Room
The First Church of the Sacred Silversexual is a musical, theatrical, sparkly spectacle of a show that tap dances on all the lines between religion and revelry, beatitude and blasphemy, rock show and revival.
It’s a truly interactive religious experience that brings you the music of David …
Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower | 2014
The Delta Aquarids is an average shower that can produce up to 20 meteors per hour at its peak. It is produced by debris left behind by comets Marsden and Kracht. The shower runs annually from July 12 to August 23.
In 2014, it peaks on …
Tuesday, July 29 50th Anniversary of Willy Wonka: Movie Screening | East Bay
It’s the 50th Anniversary of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Watch the movie “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” and join in the celebration at the Dublin Branch Library.
Free Tickets are required. Tickets will be handed out beginning at 12:30 pm in front of the library.
2014 SF Jewish Film Festival Free Film Day | Palo Alto
A free screening of the documentary film Brundibar at the 34th Annual San Francisco Jewish Film Festival.
Douglas Wolfsperger gives his inspiring documentary Brundibár a wonderfully novelistic texture. His superb pacing moves easily from cast introductions for Berlin’s Schaubühne Theater’s youth production of this opera …
Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: “Pretty Woman” | Nob Hill
Wind down every Tuesday night this summer with a free wine tasting and screening of a classic movie. Throughout the summer of 2014, enjoy free screenings of classics like “West Side Story,” “Sixteen Candles,” and “When Harry Met Sally” while sipping on wine samples from the likes ...
Experimental Hip Hop Concert: Shabazz Palaces | Amoeba SF
Seattle-based experimental hip-hop collective Shabazz Palaces plays live at Amoeba SF in celebration of the release of their second studio album, Lese Majesty.
Buy a copy of Lese Majesty at Amoeba on the day of the in-store and get it signed.
2014 LaborFest Film Night | SF
FilmWorks United International Working Class Film & Video Festival
The Southeast of Ankara
Director – Yonetmen, (22 min.) 2013 Turkey
The families of those immigrated for various reasons live in the four edge districts of Ankara which are located in the boundaries of Çankaya. The families who have …
SF Film History Night | San Francisco History Association
Reel San Francisco Stories with guest speaker: Christopher Pollock on Tuesday, July 29
Have you ever wondered whether a movie you were watching was filmed in San Francisco or the Bay Area? Christopher Pollock will use a broad cross-section offilm genres to explore the role of film as …
Sexy Summer Story Read-Aloud | Berkeley
Pegasus on Solano entices you to another evening of Happy Hour Stories. The theme for July 2014 is – sexy stories. They’ll keep it PG-13, but prepare to be titillatingly seduced…
Happy Hour Stories is story time – for adults. Every last Tuesday, listen to a selection …
Wednesday, July 30 Pizza, Projects & Spiked Juice: Back to School Night at General Assembly | SF
Funcheap is teaming up with General Assembly, San Francisco’s tech, business and design education hub, to present a jam-packed evening with all your school time favorites.
Free, but the only pre-requisite for this party is an RSVP to attend.
At this Back to School night, you’ll enjoy:
Home Room …
SF Mime Troupe: Political Satire in the Park | Oakland
The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 55th season with more free, lively satire performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2014 production “Ripple Effect.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2014 Free political theater & music in parks all over the Bay ...
Free Circus Class Day: Learn Juggling & Tightrope Walking | SF
Come and play with all the fun circus toys that fit under the Circus Center‘s roof every Wednesday. Circus Skills Jam Class Most Wednesdays | 7 to 9 pm Free, but an RSVP is required; class has a 25 person maximum. Please make sure to check-in before ...