Talk Like a Pirate Day: Free Krispey Kreme
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Talk Like a Pirate Day: Free Krispey Kreme
Arrrgh.. Order a doughnut like a pirate on Friday and it's free, mateys.
Free Pier 70 Movie Night: Dirty Harry
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Free Pier 70 Movie Night: Dirty Harry
Watch the 1971 classic screened on an old billboard at an historic shipyard
2014 Dragon Boat Festival
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2014 Dragon Boat Festival
19th annual Dragon Boat races off of Treasure Island

Friday, September 19

Free Krispy Kreme Day 2014 | Talk Like A Pirate Day
Free Krispy Kreme Day 2014 | Talk Like A Pirate Day

Ahoy there mateys. For International Talk Like A Pirate Day on September 19, 2014, any buccaneer to enter a participating Krispy Kreme and talk like a pirate gets one free Original Glazed doughnut.
Krispy Kreme Pirate Day Donut Giveaway
September 19, 2014
FREE

Talk like a pirate: Get one …

Free 3rd Fridays | East Bay Regional Parks
Friday, September 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over East Bay
Free 3rd Fridays | East Bay Regional Parks

East Bay Regional Park District is celebrating its 80th birthday by offering Free 3rd Fridays in the parks. From April to December in 2014, fees will be waived for a variety of park services, every third Friday of each month. The Park District operates 65 parks, covering ...

PARK(ing) Day 2014
Friday, September 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
PARK(ing) Day 2014

An annual worldwide event that inspires city dwellers everywhere to transform metered parking spots into temporary parks for the public good, PARK(ing) Day is coming back to the city on Friday, September 19, 2014.
These city-wide pop-up mini-parks can be used as performance spaces, reading lounges or just …

Free Hair Braiding Day: “Braided Americana” | SF (PARK)ing Day
Friday, September 19 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mission St. Parklet
Free Hair Braiding Day:

Mishi “Morphic” Nova and her styling team will yet again create iconic hair on the (PARK)ing Day streets, braiding in the essence of Americana. From classics like fishtails, five-strands and crowns to a taste of modern urban Americana with big lush braids accented with bold …

Free Fried Chicken Sandwich Day | Union Square
Friday, September 19 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free sandwiches will be given to the first 250 guests, starting at 10:30 am, until supplies run out.
| Claudine French Eatery & Wine Bar
Free Fried Chicken Sandwich Day | Union Square

FiDi locals, fans of Claudine and fried chicken sandwich aficionados can head to Claudine for one day only to receive a complimentary to-go lunch in celebration of the restaurant’s new lunch hours and Menu Complet Express (express lunch menu).
Beginning at 10:30 am, the first 250 …

International Talk Like a Pirate Day 2014
Friday, September 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Everywhere
International Talk Like a Pirate Day 2014

Scallywags and sailors alike unite every year on September 19 to don their seafaring finest and to lend their conversation some swagger in honor of International “Talk Like a Pirate Day.” 
2014 Bay Area Pirate Day Events
- Free donuts for pirates at Krispy Kreme
- Pirate Readings …

2014 Greek Food Festival: Friday | SF
2014 Greek Food Festival: Friday | SF

Whether you dream of visiting the Acropolis in Athens, or swimming off the shores of sunny Mykonos, you can get a taste of Greece at Annunciation Cathedral’s own A Taste of Greece, the only Greek festival in San Francisco on September 19-21, 2014. Free when you print out a ...

2014 “Eat Real” Street Food Festival: Friday | Oakland
Friday, September 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but food and drink available for purchase (cash only)
| Jack London Square
2014

Part street food festival, part county fair, and part block party, the 2014 Eat Real Festival transforms Jack London Square into an epic food festival for three full days of food-centric fun and epicurious education, September 19-21, 2014. But eating is only part of the fun; they ...

Aventine’s 6th Anniversary Block Party | SF
Friday, September 19 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested. Food and drinks will be available for purchase.
| Taverna Aventine
Aventine's 6th Anniversary Block Party | SF

Join Taverna Aventine in celebrating their sixth anniversary with a indoor/outdoor block party (actually it’s an “alley” party).
The event begins starting at 4 pm on with DJs, the Red Sauce Meatballs food truck, drink specials, a champagne bar, and a promised “special live music performance” …

“Friday Night Market”: Summer Evening Festival | UN Plaza
Friday, September 19 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission. Bring cash for food, drinks and shopping
| UN Plaza

In trying to make United Nations Plaza a comfortable and fun evening destination rather than a public space you walk quickly through, the city is throwing a series of late summer night markets with a beer garden, live music, food trucks, DIY art workshops and ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party & Free Drink | Fort Mason
Friday, September 19 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend; get a free drink if you post 3 experiences on the HeyLets iOs app.
| Fort Mason Center

Join HeyLets from 6-8 pm on Friday, September 19, 2014 at Off The Grid. Get your first drink free at the Alembic’s drink tent if you download their iOS app and post 3 experiences. Please note, we have no idea how time consuming this process is nor have …

Tribute to the Cockettes: Piano Bar & Live Performances | de Young
Tribute to the Cockettes: Piano Bar & Live Performances | de Young

Friday Nights at the de Young: A Tribute to the Cockettes

September 19, 2014 | 6:00 – 8:30 pm

Tonight, they celebrate Anthony Friedkin: The Gay Essay with a tribute to the Cockettes, the theater troupe Friedkin documented in a series of photographs on view in the exhibition.

“Following the Thread,” …

$15 Tickets: Oktoberfest by the Bay 2014 | SF
$15 Tickets: Oktoberfest by the Bay 2014 | SF

The 15th Annual Oktoberfest by the Bay brings the spirit of Munich, Germany to the city by the bay with tasty German fare, lots of great German beer, Bavarian dancing, and authentic German “oompah” music from 21-piece Chico Bavarian Band and more. Oktoberfest by the ...

Kipling Bags Pop-Up Store: Beauty Touch-Ups, DJ & Food Truck | SF
Friday, September 19 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free and open to the public, but an RSVP to KiplingUSASocial@vfc.com is required.
| Westfield San Francisco Centre
Kipling Bags Pop-Up Store: Beauty Touch-Ups, DJ & Food Truck | SF

Belgian luggage and accessories brand Kipling is making a splash in the San Francisco area by opening its first retail pop-up in Westfield’s San Francisco Centre from 5:30-8 pm on Friday, September 19, 2014.
To kick off the event, Kipling will be hosting a celebration featuring complimentary beauty touch-ups …

“Party Mixtape” Art Show: 32 Artists Interpret 32 Party Songs | SF
Friday, September 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Asterisk SF Magazine + Gallery

For one night only, The Beehive Society is throwing an art party and you’re invited. Crafting the perfect playlist is serious business. “Party Mixtape” is an art show to celebrate that nostalgic ritual and the power of music. They’ve got 32 talented Bay Area artists …

The Glenlivet Private Scotch Tasting: Final Night | SF
Friday, September 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*21+ only.
| Dogpatch Studios
The Glenlivet Private Scotch Tasting: Final Night | SF

Join up for a special evening with Guardians of The Glenlivet for “Nights of Passage” to gain a deeper understanding of single malt scotch as you partake in tastings, identify its distinct characteristics, and indulge in chocolate pairings and hors d’oeuvres. The Glenlivet “Nights of Passage” 2014 September ...

“Talk Like a Pirate Day” Pirate Reading Party | 826 Valencia
Friday, September 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 826 Valencia

On “Talk Like A Pirate Day,” celebrate pirates from all walks of life from the deckhands with experimental grammar to speechifying captains. 826 Valencia will be hosting their monthly Happy Reading Hour from 6-8 pm and will be providing snacks and drinks.
They will be reading from …

2014 Architecture and the City Festival: Design Reception | SF
Friday, September 19 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is encouraged.
| DZINE Showroom
2014 Architecture and the City Festival: Design Reception | SF

DZINE Showroom will host the exhibition 1:1 Piero Lissoni of the internationally renowned architect and designer. The multi-media exhibition explores the designer’s architecture, furniture, products and graphic design through models, sketches and video.
Free, but an RSVP is encouraged.
On this evening, Piero Lissoni, co-founder of Lissoni …

Nerdy Science Bike Ride, DJs & Food Trucks | San Jose Bike Party
Friday, September 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
Nerdy Science Bike Ride, DJs & Food Trucks | San Jose Bike Party

Grab your lab coats, your test tubes and create the most eventful ride of the summer. Mad Science, Weird Science, or just plain ol’ Astrophysical Science. Let’s do this. In September, the San Jose Dance Tribe and DJ Sharkie will be on hand to get things …

Seduction Feroce: Burlesque & Drag Variety Show | Oakland
Friday, September 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 when you mention Funcheap at the door; otherwise, tickets are $10. 21+
| Bench And Bar
Seduction Feroce: Burlesque & Drag Variety Show | Oakland

On September 19th, they kick off Folsom St. Fair weekend with a carnal array of burlesque, drag, live music, dance and circus performance featuring incredible performances by Magnoliah Black, Little Karma Bomb, La Chica Boom, Eva Rose, Fever Blister, Vixen Noir, Snatch Adams, Caramel Knowledge, and Dante DeMoan. Hosted …

Free Pier 70 Movie Night: “Dirty Harry” & Burning Man Pre-Party | SF
Friday, September 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 70
Free Pier 70 Movie Night:

Pier 70 continues their free summer movie series with Funcheap with an absolute ’70s classic movie filmed right here in San Francisco.
FREE - RSVP on Facebook
Start the evening with a Burning Man dance party with The Space Cowboys futuristic mobile dance party vehicle. Then, end the night …

Outdoor Aerial Dance Performance Off 80-Foot Wall | SF
Friday, September 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | UC Hastings
Outdoor Aerial Dance Performance Off 80-Foot Wall | SF

Flyaway Productions aerial dance company brings their new, site-specific dance to the Tenderloin Neighborhood of SF. UC Hastings College of the Law has offered up its 80-foot wall to host the free performances on September 12-20, 2014. Multiple Mary and Invisible Jane brings attention to the older homeless women who inhabit our ...

Win Tix: Todd Barry Stand-Up Comedy (HBO, Comedy Central): Friday 8 pm | Cobb’s
Friday, September 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*All shows are 18 & over and there is a two drink minimum per person.
| Cobb's Comedy Club
Todd Barry Stand-Up Comedy (HBO, Comedy Central): Friday 8 pm | Cobb's

Todd Barry is a nationally-touring comedian who has made countless TV appearances on  Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Kimmel Live, and has had his own Comedy Central special.
He played band member Todd on HBO’s Flight of the Conchords, and has …

Win Tix: Singin’ & Pingin’: Berlin Style Ping Pong & Karaoke | Oakland
Friday, September 19 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets.
| Uptown Oakland
Singin' & Pingin': Berlin Style Ping Pong & Karaoke | Oakland

The San Francisco sensation returns to Oakland for the second time. On the big main stage is DJ Purple in his signature golden jumpsuit, blowing on his signature saxophone, alongside you — on the mic. On the dance floor, along with dancing, there’ll be two …

Win Tix: Todd Barry Stand-Up Comedy (HBO, Comedy Central): Friday 10:15 pm | Cobb’s
Friday, September 19 – 10:15 pm | Cost: WIN*
*All shows are 18 & over and there is a two drink minimum per person.
| Cobb's Comedy Club
Todd Barry Stand-Up Comedy (HBO, Comedy Central): Friday 10:15 pm | Cobb's

Todd Barry is a nationally-touring comedian who has made countless TV appearances on  Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Kimmel Live, and has had his own Comedy Central special.
He played band member Todd on HBO’s Flight of the Conchords, and has …