Walt Disney Museum's 2016 Free Day
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Walt Disney Museum's 2016 Free Day
The only free day of the year on Walt Disney's birthday, December 5th.
1015 Folsom's Free Holiday Dance Party
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1015 Folsom's Free Holiday Dance Party
Friday night it's a rare free party at SF's biggest dance club
SF's Holiday Block Parties
Holidays
SF's Holiday Block Parties
Twinkling lights, carolers and seasonal sips await you all over the city.

Friday, December 2

2016 Brew-Ha-Holiday Warehouse Sale & Beer Pop-Up | SF
Friday, December 2 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| Alite Designs
2016 Brew-Ha-Holiday Warehouse Sale & Beer Pop-Up | SF

Alite Designs and Boreas Gear present the 4th Annual Brew-Ha-Holiday Warehouse Sale with good tunes, goodies from Wholesome Bakery, beers on tap from Comrades Brewing. 2016 Brew-Ha-Holiday Warehouse Sale – Friday, December 2 | 2-8 pm – Saturday, December 3 | 11 am to 5 pm Alite ...

Holiday Pop-Up 2016 | Jack London Square
Friday, December 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Holiday Pop-Up 2016 | Jack London Square

Shop the best of Oakland this holiday season at the annual Nneka’s Holiday Pop Up at Jack London Square from 5-9 pm on Friday, December 2, 2016.
Come shop for the Holiday season. Buy gifts for the Holidays from local small businesses, creators and artists while enjoying the Holiday …

2016 “Holiday Fanfare” Kick-Off & Tree Lighting Ceremony | Civic Center
Friday, December 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
2016

“Holiday Lights and Fanfare” is an inaugural series of musical events bringing holiday cheer to various locations in the Civic Center neighborhood from December 2-18, 2016. In 2016, they have increased the number of concerts to 22 versus 19 last year. “Holiday Fanfare” performers will come from the Brass Quintets and Carolers from the ...

2016 Jack London Square Tree Lighting: Live Reindeer & Holiday Music | Oakland
Friday, December 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
2016 Jack London Square Tree Lighting: Live Reindeer & Holiday Music | Oakland

Jack London Square is set to ring in the holiday season with an annual tree lighting ceremony on the Oakland waterfront.
2016 Jack London Square Tree Lighting
Friday, December 2, 2016 | 5-7 pm
Jack London Square, Oakland
FREE
Share in an enchanting evening on the Oakland waterfront with holiday …

6th Annual SF Youth Arts Summit: Art Exhibit, Workshops & Live Performances | SoMa
Friday, December 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated.
| SOMArts Cultural Center
6th Annual SF Youth Arts Summit: Art Exhibit, Workshops & Live Performances | SoMa

Join Youth Art Exchange and dozens of arts organizations from across the San Francisco Bay Area in a two day celebration of young artists using creativity to amplify their voices and power. Free, but an RSVP is appreciated. The Sixth Annual San Francisco Youth Arts Summit: ...

“Oakland First Fridays” Block Party
Friday, December 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Telegraph & 27th

Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Every First Friday from 5–9:30 pm, Oakland’s KONO district (Koreatown Northgate) springs to life with for this event, with galleries, artist ...

Final North Beach First Friday Art Crawl of 2016 | SF
Friday, December 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | North Beach
Final North Beach First Friday Art Crawl of 2016 | SF

Please join in for the final 2016 First Friday Art Walk in North Beach.
Grey City Gallery is also the working studio of Elizabeth Ashcroft – she will be exhibiting her North Beach Drawings series, Mixed Media Collage and Altered Book Art – she will have …

Revolutions Series: DJ Miss Corn Syrup Mini Concert | Amoeba SF
Friday, December 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
Revolutions Series: DJ Miss Corn Syrup Mini Concert | Amoeba SF

Join them on Friday, December 2nd at 5pm for another exciting edition of their Revolutions DJ series.
DJ Miss Corn Syrup is a complete glucose addict and she’ll be serving up some sweet treats. Sometimes you’ll want to dance and sometimes you’ll want to cry. It …

2016 Holiday Lights: Tree Lighting & Lantern-Lit Stroll | Presidio
Friday, December 2 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Main Post Lawn
2016 Holiday Lights: Tree Lighting & Lantern-Lit Stroll | Presidio

The Presidio invites you to partake in the annual, magical tree-lighting ceremony, a decades-old tradition for the neighborhood.
2016 Holiday Lights Tree Lighting
Friday, December 2, 2016 | 5:30-7 pm
Presidio YMCA Gym, San Francisco
FREE, but reservations are appreciated
Music will be provided by the Golden Gate Carolers (bring your singing …

2016 Bishop Ranch Tree Lighting Celebration & Snow Day | East Bay
Friday, December 2 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but please be kind and bring donations for One Warm Coat
| Bishop Ranch 1
2016 Bishop Ranch Tree Lighting Celebration & Snow Day | East Bay

Bishop Ranch invites you to gather family and friends and come play in a snow park with real snow, listen to live music and watch the ceremonial lighting of the spectacular 70-foot White Fir tree at the annual Tree-Lighting Holiday Celebration on Friday, December 2, 2016.
The …

Tree Lighting for the Holidays: Live Music & Performances | SF
Friday, December 2 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Westfield San Francisco Centre
Tree Lighting for the Holidays: Live Music & Performances | SF

Join Westfield San Francisco Centre for the community Tree Lighting Event on Level 4 Under the Dome. The Tree Lighting is open to the public and will feature live music and performances, hosted Holiday treats and beverages and will be the official unveiling of their new, …

Fort Mason Printmakers 2016 Holiday Exhibition: Preview Reception | SF
Friday, December 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Center
Fort Mason Printmakers 2016 Holiday Exhibition: Preview Reception | SF

Find everything from cubist to classical style prints at the 2016 Fort Mason Printmakers Holiday Print Sale. 42nd Annual Fort Mason Printmakers Holiday Sale – Preview Reception: Friday, December 2, 2016 | 6-9 pm – Exhibition & Art Sale: Saturday & Sunday, December 3 & 4, 2016 | 11 am to ...

26th Annual Hayes Valley Holiday Block Party | SF
Friday, December 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring money for any purchases.
| Hayes Valley
26th Annual Hayes Valley Holiday Block Party | SF

Hayes Valley hosts the 26th Annual Holiday Block Party, the neighborhood’s biggest party of the year. Stroll around Hayes Valley and local merchants and vendors, enjoy live music, a photo booth and many other fun activities being offered during this special event along Hayes, Gough, Octavia and ...

100 Foot Tall Film Night | The Great Wall of Oakland
Friday, December 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Great Wall of Oakland
100 Foot Tall Film Night | The Great Wall of Oakland

In 2016 the Mobile Arts Platform (MAP) and the Great Wall of Oakland will be partnering to create “On the Road”, a mobile video screening and interactive art-making project that will transform a classic 1963 Ford Falcon van into a community engagement tool that will …

Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk
Friday, December 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Broadway/Telegraph
Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk

Oakland Art Murmur is a group of nearly 30 galleries in Oakland that have coordinated openings on the first Friday of every month. Every first Friday of the month, member galleries are open to the public from 6-9 pm. Additionally Telegraph above Grand and below 27th is closed ...

Fort Mason Printmakers’ 42nd Annual Holiday Show & Sale 2016 | SF
Friday, December 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Center
Fort Mason Printmakers' 42nd Annual Holiday Show & Sale 2016 | SF

The Fort Mason Printmakers 42nd Annual Holiday Show and Sale 2016 features lots of great etchings, monoprints, linocuts and screen prints at affordable prices. This is part of the CCSF at Fort Mason Annual Open House and Exhibit which benefits the students and art department …

Harp Concert & Labyrinth Walk | Grace Cathedral
Friday, December 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free and donations are accepted. Wheelchair accessible.
| Grace Cathedral
Harp Concert & Labyrinth Walk | Grace Cathedral

On this midwinter evening, experience peace and renewal in the meditative harp music of Portia Diwa and Diana Stork. The music this evening will feature songs from their new cd, “Music from The Labyrinth.”
You are invited to walk the labyrinth by candlelight, or relax in …

The 2016 Naughty & Nice Holiday Art Shop: Locally-Made Gifts | SF
Friday, December 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Creativity Explored
The 2016 Naughty & Nice Holiday Art Shop: Locally-Made Gifts | SF

Join Creativity Explored and some of San Francisco’s celebrated Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence for the launch of their annual shopping extravaganza. Come dressed in your favorite holiday garb and prepare to be judged.
Sister Mary Rose Chicken and several of her fellow nuns will bless the …

2016 Holiday Night: Father Christmas & Carols | Mountain View
Friday, December 2 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Rengstorff House
2016 Holiday Night: Father Christmas & Carols | Mountain View

Get into the yuletide spirit for a Victorian Christmas at the historic Rengstorff House for their annual Holiday Open House from 7-9 pm on Friday, December 2, 2016.
Experience the beautiful Italianate Victorian home dressed in all its holiday finery. Enjoy cookies, carols, and even a special visit from …

The Wharf’s Ugly Holiday Sweater Pub Crawl | SF
The Wharf’s Ugly Holiday Sweater Pub Crawl | SF

Bust out your ugliest holiday sweater and come to the Wharf for a night of drinks and merriment. The evening begins with a check-in at Castagnola’s (286 Jefferson St.) waterside restaurant where you will be given six drink tickets. Start the night off right with …

San Francisco Bike Party: Nightmare Before Christmas Toy Drive | First Fridays
Friday, December 2 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
San Francisco Bike Party: Nightmare Before Christmas Toy Drive | First Fridays

This year they will be collecting toys for all in SF, a coalition of current and former SF residents who come together several times a year to host community give backs. This year they will be donating the toys they collect for their 2nd Annual Miracle …

Mermaid Show: Sea Foam, Siren Songs & Comedy | SF
Friday, December 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | EXIT Theatre
Mermaid Show: Sea Foam, Siren Songs & Comedy | SF

Start the end of the year close down to this strange year of your lord two thousand six teen. Siren songs to sooth you to sleep, may you all awake renewed for the future.
This month brings you exotic mermaids from other lands:

Hannah Marianetti from Santa Cruz
Lucia …

1015 Folsom’s Epic Free Holiday Dance Party | SoMa
1015 Folsom's Epic Free Holiday Dance Party | SoMa

SF’s largest and most internationally-renowned nightclub, 1015 Folsom presents its epic annual free holiday party with five hours and five rooms of music including Attlas, ARMNHMR, Tasha The Amazon (Live), local hero Slaptop and more.
1015 Folsom Holiday Party
Presented by 1015 Folsom, Funcheap & NoisePop
Friday, November …

Win Tix: VIP Tickets: 1015 Folsom Holiday Party | SoMa
Friday, December 2 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | 1015 Folsom

SF’s largest and most internationally-renowned nightclub, 1015 Folsom presents its epic annual free holiday party with five hours and five rooms of music including Attlas, ARMNHMR, Tasha The Amazon (Live), local hero Slaptop and more.
> Get Tickets – General Admission Free (with RSVP) / $20 …

Win Tix: “Ozzy Alive” Ozzy Osbourne Tribute | Great American Music Hall
Friday, December 2 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Great American Music Hall

Ozzy Osbourne is, surprisingly, still alive, as is his music (which will never die). The man himself may not be coming to town any time soon but we’ve got the next best things. At Ozzy Alive you’ll enjoy Randy Rhoads Era Tribute to the man, …

Funcheap’s Free Comedy Night: “Hella Funny” | Cobb’s Comedy Club
Funcheap’s Free Comedy Night: “Hella Funny” | Cobb’s Comedy Club

Funcheap and Stroy Moyd of #HellaFunny take over Cobb’s Comedy Club for an awesome free late night of comedy just in time for the Holidays at SF’s biggest comedy club.
We’ve handpicked some of SF’s top local comedians to showcase for you whose credits include SF Sketchfest, the …

Saturday, December 3

Twirl Holiday Artisan Fair: Nibbles & Santa | Alameda
Saturday, December 3 – 2:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are strongly encouraged.
| Twirl Alameda
Twirl Holiday Artisan Fair: Nibbles & Santa | Alameda

In the Heart of Alameda’s Park Street, they will be transforming their space into a handmade holiday market. They will have music, nibbles, artisan demos, pics with Santa and all together community fun.

2016 Holiday Cable Car Races & The Santa Triathlon | SF
2016 Holiday Cable Car Races & The Santa Triathlon | SF

At Brave the Bay, you might see an elf in striped tights jump into the Bay, or Santa Claus hauling a cable car instead of presents at the Santa Triathlon, co-presented with Make-a-Wish and the SF Police Department.
Teams of six pull cable cars by rope in a head-to-head …

Italian Christmas Market | Fort Mason
Saturday, December 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Museo Italo Americano
Italian Christmas Market | Fort Mason

Visit the Museo Italo Americano at Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture for the “Mercatino di Natale | Italian Christmas Market.” Enjoy live music, entertainment, cocktails (aperitivo), a raffle, and author appearances. Featured gift ideas include items from: Aemilia Atelier Centro 39 Creactivity SF Firmamenta ...

2016 Tiburon Holiday Festival: Tree Lighting, Santa & Wagon Rides | Marin
Saturday, December 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Tiburon
2016 Tiburon Holiday Festival: Tree Lighting, Santa & Wagon Rides | Marin

Celebrate the holidays with a sparkling party in downtown Tiburon and take a walk through town and enjoy festive food and drink offerings from your favorite shops and restaurants on Saturday, December 3 during the Tiburon Holiday Festival.
The event will feature horse-drawn holiday rides, holiday …