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4th Annual Women's "New Works" Theater Festival
Free week-long festival of women who break rules and defy the norm
Fun & Games
"The Goonies" Trivia Night
Strange & wonderful trivia night with slap bracelets & capri sun cocktails

Monday, August 3

First Day to RSVP: Free Harbor Tours: USS Potomac & Giant Cranes | Port of Oakland
Monday, August 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | USS Potomac
First Day to RSVP: Free Harbor Tours: USS Potomac & Giant Cranes | Port of Oakland

The Port of Oakland is pleased to offer free harbor tours from June through October 2015 on the historic USS Potomac located at 540 Water Street (at Clay Street) in Jack London Square. See up close some of the world’s largest cranes aboard this 90-minute ...

Nerd Nite Silicon Valley: Sexy Talk & Aliens | San Jose
Monday, August 3 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $7*
*Pre-Sale is $7; $10 at the door
| Café Stritch
Nerd Nite Silicon Valley: Sexy Talk & Aliens | San Jose

The three speakers for August 3 will be talking sexy time and aliens (and maybe even alien sexy time).
August 3, 2015 lineup:
Becky Jaffe
The Art of Biophilia
“Genital Plugs, Projectile Penises & Gay Butterflies: A Naturalist Explains the Birds and the Bees”
Seth Shostak
SETI
“Looking for E.T.: Are We Barking …

“The Goonies” Trivia Night | Romper Room
Monday, August 3 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Romper Room

From the man who brought you Quiz in my Pants and Tech Trivia, one of the earliest contestants of Family Double Dare, Captain Joe will be hitting you with nostalgic ’90s trivia.
There will be slap bracelets, Gushers, Capri Sun cocktails and people will probably be …

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Dark Places” | SF
Monday, August 3 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required. Arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| Secret Movie Theater (SF)
Free Sneak Preview Movie:

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview screening of “Dark Places,” is a mystery thriller film based on a novel by Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn.
The screening takes place at 7 pm on Monday, August 2, 2015 at a movie theater in San Francisco with easy access to BART.
FuncheapSF has an exclusive …

The 4th Annual “New Works” Women’s Theater Festival | SF
The 4th Annual

3Girls Theatre Company Presents The 4th Annual New Works Festival honoring Risky Women Having Fun and Wreaking Havoc.
This free week-long festival calls attention to the need for women who break rules and defy the norm. For 2015 the festival will re-stage the finalists from 3GT’s Salon Reading …

Beatles Karaoke Night | Trendynob
Monday, August 3 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Royale
Beatles Karaoke Night | Trendynob

Do you think your bird can sing? If so, Joshua Raoul Brody (Tango Number 9) will give you and the Fab Four a piano-bar treatment at the Beatles-only karaoke night at The Royale, a neighborhood bar in the Tenderloin.

Tuesday, August 4

de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 4 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| de Young Museum
de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

Founded in 1895 in Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum to showcase the museum’s priceless collections of American art from the 17th through the 20th centuries, and art of the native Americas, Africa, and the Pacific. The museum was ...

Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 4 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| Legion of Honor
Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

The Legion of Honor displays a collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an exquisite Beaux-Arts building in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Normally admission is $10 for adults, but on the first Tuesday of each month admission is free (special ...

Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day
Tuesday, August 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Conservatory of Flowers
Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day

Whether you’re a native San Franciscan, a visitor from the other side of the world, or a budding botanist, the Conservatory of Flowers offers an intimate, up-close experience with over 1,700 species of rare, exotic and endangered plants from more than 50 different countries. Opened ...

Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch
Tuesday, August 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Museum of Craft and Design
Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch

Enjoy free admission to the Museum of Craft and Design on the first Tuesday of every month. After six years in Union Square and two years of pop-ups, the Museum of Craft & Design opened up their permanent location in the Dogpatch. Rather than featuring paintings or traditional ...

35th Annual SF Jewish Film Festival: Free Movie Day | Berkeley
Tuesday, August 4 – 2:40 pm | Cost: FREE | California Theatre (Berkeley)
35th Annual SF Jewish Film Festival: Free Movie Day | Berkeley

Few westward journeys were as exciting as that taken by American Sephardic-Jewish photographer and artist Solomon Nunes Carvalho in 1853–54, with pioneering explorer John C. Fremont’s fifth expedition.
Born in 1815 to Sephardic Jews, Carvalho grew up in Charleston, South Carolina’s thriving Jewish community. Gifted in …

Radar Reading Series: Indie Writers & Free Cookies | SF Main Library
Tuesday, August 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Radar Reading Series: Indie Writers & Free Cookies | SF Main Library

August 4, 2015
Maisha Z Johnson
Maisha Z. Johnson is a writer and activist of Trinidadian descent. As a full-time angry feminist, Maisha writes for publications including Black Girl Dangerous and Everyday Feminism. She has an MFA in Poetry from Pacific University and her first poetry collection, …

Intimate Dream Pop Concert: Day Wave | Phoenix Hotel
Tuesday, August 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Phoenix Hotel
Intimate Dream Pop Concert: Day Wave | Phoenix Hotel

San Francisco dream-pop band, Day Wave, will be performing at SF’s famous and storied Phoenix Hotel.
The band will spend the day discovering the hotel, testing how their sound is influenced by this space. Then, as a finale, Day Wave will host an intimate private performance …

The News: Fresh Queer Performance Series | SoMa
The News: Fresh Queer Performance Series | SoMa

On the first Tuesday of each month The News, presented by SOMArts Cultural Center, features new, queer work by Bay Area artists. The News is a monthly cabaret evening that spotlights 10-minute or less performance pieces, experiments, and works in progress by pre-selected solo artists, ...

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Ricki and the Flash” | SF
Tuesday, August 4 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Metreon 16
Free Sneak Preview Movie:

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Ricki and the Flash,” as Meryl Streep takes on a whole new gig –a hard rocking singer.
Free Film Screening: Ricki and the Flash
August 4, 2015 | 7:30 pm
Secret Movie Theater Location in San Francisco
RSVP code: FCRICKI

Tickets available …

Wood Shoppe Free Concert Series | Brick & Mortar
Tuesday, August 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brick & Mortar Music Hall
Wood Shoppe Free Concert Series | Brick & Mortar

Wood Shoppe is a free monthly music series at Brick & Mortar Music Hall taking place every first Tuesday of the month. Get exposed to local and national emerging artists without the pressure of a cover charge. $3 Trumer Pils and $5 Sailor Jerry cocktails ...

Wednesday, August 5

Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday: White-Chocolate Raspberry | SF
Wednesday, August 5 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 360 Café
Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday: White-Chocolate Raspberry | SF

Stop in to get a free white-chocolate raspberry waffle.

Oakland A’s vs. Baltimore Orioles | $2 Ticket Day
Wednesday, August 5 – 12:35 pm | Cost: $2*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum
Oakland A's vs. Baltimore Orioles | $2 Ticket Day

Oakland A’s single game tickets are on sale and once again every A’s Wednesday home game in 2015 is a “$2 Wednesday” thanks to BART. Tickets are good for the sorta crappy seats in the Plaza Reserved sections. 2015 BART $2 Wednesdays Schedule Athletics vs Texas ...

Boogie With The Rumble Strippers | Union Square
Wednesday, August 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Boogie With The Rumble Strippers | Union Square

Live music from some of the bay areas best roots bands, swingin’ jumpin’ rockin’ 1930s thru 1950s tunes to get you out on the floor and boogie!
Combining eclectic hip-shaking originals with a blend of surprising covers, The Rumble Strippers embrace and redefine the rockabilly genre. …

“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night | SF
Wednesday, August 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kozy Kar Bar

This month’s special guests:
Chris Riggins: Chris has taken the art of stand up comedy and chose to stand out amongst a sea of other talented artists. From producing unique shows such as the Outdoor Comedy Club, opening for Dave Chappelle his first time on stage, …

Win Tix: Byron Bowers (Comedy Central / Adult Swim) | Punch Line
Wednesday, August 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Punch Line

You ever heard a black comedian joke on Harry Potter? It’s that kind of strange, wonderful alchemy that comes out of the mouth of Byron Bowers. Hailing from those alien lands called Georgia, he now travels far and wide, spreading the funny to those that’ll …

Thursday, August 6

2015 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Tanya Holland, Brown Sugar Kitchen | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Thursday, August 6 – 10:00 am | Cost: $4.95*
*Tacolicious tacos are typically $4.95, but prices may vary.
| Ferry Building
2015 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Tanya Holland, Brown Sugar Kitchen | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market

Taco lovers, rejoice – Tacolicious’s annual Guest Chef Series is back at the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Visit the Tacolicious stand on Thursdays (10 am to 2 pm) to taste some of the most delicious and creative tacos around, made by the Bay Area’s hottest ...

Raq Filipina Chill Electronica Music | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Thursday, August 6 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Raq Filipina Chill Electronica Music | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival

Fusing her Filipino roots with Afro-Cuban, Brazilian and Caribbean rhythms and chill electronica, Bay Area vocalist Raq Filipina has crafted a highly personal sound that’s urgent and nostalgic, mysterious and welcoming, uplifting and challenging. An award-winning composer and performer who grew up in a musical …

“Off The Grid” Twilight Campfire Party | Presidio
Thursday, August 6 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Main Post Lawn

Cozy up with Off the Grid at “Twilight at the Presidio” – a free weekly evening event on the Main Post Lawn from 5-9 pm every Thursday,April 2 – October 29, 2015. Off the Grid street food vendors will serve up dishes tapas-style while you ...

Adventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | San Carlos
Thursday, August 6 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Road Runner Sports (San Carlos)
Adventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | San Carlos

Adventure Run is a free, 60-minute scavenger-like fun run filled with hundreds of friends, giveaways, raffle prizes, music and even a beer garden. Free, but an RSVP is required. Your Adventure starts when you arrive early to collect your supplies (check-in) and try cool new ...