Thursday, June 20 Another Naked Protest Against Nudity Ban | SF
In true repetitive San Francisco spirit, get naked or as bare as you dare at a nude protest against the recently enacted nudity ban on the steps of San Francisco City Hall facing the library at noon on Thursday, June 20, 2013.
Come join the clothing-optional protest against the nudity ban and send …
Swedish Concert: World Class Soprano & Piano | Yerba Buena Gardens
Direct from Sweden, this year’s highly anticipated concert features Magdalena Risberg, recipient of Sweden’s 2013 Jenny Lind scholarship for sopranos, and David Huang, recipient of the Royal Academy of Music scholarship for piano.
The event is presented with the Consulate General of Sweden.
“Motown Madness”: Live Music, “Shaft” Film Screening, & Art | SoMa
The Museum of the African Diaspora’s (MoAD) Summer Season Kickoff Weekend starts with Motown Madness, an art exhibition opening party taking place during Third Thursdays in Yerba Buena.
MoAD’s 2nd Floor Salon will be the scene for Motown beats by Top Shelf (live band), a live DJ (Craft Spells) and …
2013 International Surfing Day Party: Beach Cleanup & BBQ | SF
Surfers and non-surfers alike are invited to celebrate International Surfing Day 2013 with the San Francisco chapter of the Surfrider Foundation by cleaning up Baker Beach on June 20, 2013.
In 2013, there will be a complimentary BBQ for volunteers after the cleanup, and the Live 105 Street Team …
Free Third Thursday Nights | Society of California Pioneers
Established in 1850, The Society of California Pioneers is a not-for-profit museum & library dedicated to advancing the knowledge and appreciation of early California history for audiences of all ages. Every third Thursday, the Society opens its doors to the public for free from 4-7 ...
Third Thursdays in Yerba Buena | SoMa
1. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts | 701 Mission St at 3rd
Check in, 5–6:30 pm | FREE | Find the Third Thursday kiosk in the lobby of YBCA for a map and your wristband. Enter the drawing by dropping your ticket at CJM or MoAD.
ConVerge, 4–8 pm | …
“3rd On Third”: Live Music, Dance & Food Trucks | Bayview
“Stern Grove on the Road” Performers
Youth from 3rd Street Youth Center & Clinic
DJs Rick and Russ (from the world famous Rick & Russ Show)
Hosted by Donald Lacy from KPOO Radio
Other activities include:
A Bayview Merchant’s Association sponsored Trolley will run between …
Birds & Bees NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
NightLife and The Bold Italic explore the science of hooking up, featuring the folks behind dating app Swoon, acclaimed matchmaker and author Paul C. Brunson, and product samplings and demonstrations with designer toy-maker Crave.
Need a refresher on sex ed? Planned Parenthood’s got you covered. …
Mambo Concert & Free Dance Lesson | Yerba Buena Gardens
Get up from that computer already because Edgardo & Candela brings you mambo, cha-cha-cha, merengue, timba, and even a little bit of Uruguayan candombé rhythms.
Blessed with a tenor voice reminiscent of the great Ruben Blades, Edgardo belts out original songs as well as Candela’s “too …
Free 99% Gay Comedy Festival: June 2013 | Mission Dist.
PRIDE MONTH JUNE 2013
Comedy Bodega and Marga Gomez present “99% GAY COMEDY FEST!”
(All LGBT Comics every Thursday 8PM in June)- No Cover – Tip Jar – 1 drink min
Thursday June 6, 2013
Micia Mosely, David Hawkins, Robbie Rob
Miss Persia, Loren Kraut, Marga Gomez
Thursday June 13, 2013
Temescal Street Cinema: “CXL” | Oakland
A frustrated young writer meets a stunning unpredictable woman, but just as soon as she enters his life, she is gone, propelling him into his own imagination to keep their romance alive.
Opening Short: Whisper my name, Azin Seraj, 4:14
Burning Man Talk: Global Renaissance for Good? | SF
Join a conversation to examine the culture of Burning Man, its impact in the world, and your thoughts on the application of its ethos on global communities.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
Can Burning Man change the course of human culture in history? Can Burning Man culture …
Friday, June 21 Alameda County Fair & Fireworks Show | 2013
The 2013 Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton runs from June 19 to July 7, 2013, highlighted by the fair’s spectacular fireworks displays every Friday of the fair. Best viewing location is from the Grandstand area. Fireworks show starts at approximately 9:30 pm. 2013 Alameda County Fair ...
2013 San Francisco Design Week: Opening Day | SF
San Francisco Design Week opens on June 22, 2013 and while the official opening reception is $10, you can check out these free design exhibits which will be on display all week.
“Innovating with Beauty” Poltrona Frau: 100 years of Italian Leathership.
Cappellini’s Heroes: Explorers of Design Between Imagination …
Body Percussion Ensemble Concert | Yerba Buena Gardens
Weaving the oldest musical instrument, the human body, with instrumental webs of hand drums, bells, claves, gongs, trap set, banjo, voice, and more, Crosspulse embodies a virtual world tour.
There are two shows in the Children’s Garden at 11 am and 12:15 pm.
Pop-Up the Parklets: 35 Free Live Concerts | SF
Join 35 free live music shows during your lunch, coffee break, or after work on Friday, June 21, 2013.
In celebration of International Music Day, an event that brings free concerts to 450 cities around the world, “Pop-up Concerts for a Cause” is producing 35 free …
Market Street Flower Giveaway | SoMa
Brighten someone’s day with a flower. Freespace will get lots of flowers donated by the Brannan Street Wholesale Florists, then make them into small, pretty bouquets and give them out to strangers on Market Street.
Check out a video of their first flower giveaway and join them in …
5-Hour Travelling Dance & Performance Crawl | SF
He Moved Swiftly is a site-specific performance by Amara Tabor-Smith about the life and work of choreographer Ed Mock. Traveling through multiple locations in San Francisco, Tabor-Smith conjures the spirit of Ed: a black, gay artist whose untimely death from AIDS in the 1980s left a ...
Summer Solstice 2013: Evening Walk | Presidio
What is Summer Solstice? Come and find out on this family-friendly evening walk that starts at the Rob Hill parking lot and ends with a fun campfire program.
Free, but an RSVP is required by calling 415-561-4323.
You’ll hear stories from many cultures about the longest day …
Summer Soulstice Party: $1 Off Craft Beers at Sunset | SoMa
Celebrate the longest day of the year, June 21, 2013, with a five hour beer party with FunCheap and craft beers from Petaluma’s 101 North Brewing Company.
>> Get $1 Off Pints at sunset – 8:35pm to honor the solstice.
Summer Soulstice Beer Celebration
Friday, June 21, 2013 | 5-10 …