Prince 30th Anniversary Tribute Concert Coming to SF
Celebrations
Prince 30th Anniversary Tribute Concert Coming to SF
The Purple Ones rock 1015 Folsom with epic free concert tribute | March 27
Oakland A's Spirit Week 2017
Celebrations
Oakland A's Spirit Week 2017
A week of murals, free Peet's, BART takeovers and Giants cap swaps | March 27 - April 1
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SF's "Open Streets" Experiment: Octavia Goes Car-Free
A one week test to see how SF likes part of Octavia open just to pedestrians

Monday, March 27

Free Starbucks Tall Drip Coffee | Macy’s Union Square
Free Starbucks Tall Drip Coffee | Macy's Union Square

During the Macy’s Flower Show, stop by Starbucks on Level 4 in Macy’s Union Square and show your Macy’s Flower Show brochure to receive a free tall drip coffee (one per customer, while supplies last). This promotion is subject to change or cancellation and is scheduled ...

Giants Cap Swap: Get a Free Oakland A’s Cap | March 27 – April 1
Giants Cap Swap: Get a Free Oakland A's Cap | March 27 - April 1

The Oakland Athletics will celebrate the start of their 50th season in Oakland by hosting a number of fan and community events, giveaways and special appearances during the Oakland A’s Spirit Week, Monday, March 27 – Friday, March 31, 2017. Plus you can trade in ...

2017 Izzies Ceremony: SF Dance & Choreography Awards | Mission Dist.
Monday, March 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brava Theater
2017 Izzies Ceremony: SF Dance & Choreography Awards | Mission Dist.

Come celebrate the best in Bay Area dance at the Isadora Duncan Dance Awards, with a stellar lineup of hosts, presenters, and performers.
31st Annual Izzies Dance & Choreography Awards
Monday, March 27, 2017 | 6 pm
Brava Theater Center, 2781 24th St., SF
FREE
The evening’s festivities will begin …

New Wave Punk Mini Concert: Chai | Amoeba SF
Monday, March 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
New Wave Punk Mini Concert: Chai | Amoeba SF

Join them in welcoming Chai – the four-piece all-girl new wave punk band from Nagoya, Japan – to Amoeba SF for a live set and signing of their new 7″ on Monday, March 27th at 6pm. Also catch them on March 26th at The Independent …

Oakland A’s Epic Mural Unveiling & Celebration | Oakland
Monday, March 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | PG&E Building (Oakland)
Oakland A's Epic Mural Unveiling & Celebration | Oakland

The Oakland Athletics will celebrate the start of their 50th season in Oakland by hosting a number of fan and community events, giveaways and special appearances during the Oakland A’s Spirit Week, Monday, March 27 – Friday, March 31, 2017. Plus you can trade in ...

Blondie’s Comedy Show: Birthday Bash & Free Cake | SF
Monday, March 27 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Blondie's Bar & No Grill
Blondie's Comedy Show: Birthday Bash & Free Cake | SF

More Fun at Blondie’s Comedy Show is turning two. Come celebrate their inaugural year making people laugh at Blondie’s with free cake and laughs.
The lineup this month features:

Jesse Fernandez

Dom Gelin

Jonah Pawlick

Kristee Ono

Sam DiSalvo – Your Hilarious Headliner

Tuesday, March 28

Tech Diversity In-depth Panel Discussion & Chat with the Mayor | Oakland
Tuesday, March 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| 99designs
Tech Diversity In-depth Panel Discussion & Chat with the Mayor | Oakland

When diverse people bring together diverse ideas, big things happen. And the tech industry is no different. As the center of one of the most diverse counties in the Bay Area, Oakland is poised like no other city to become the hub for inclusive, diverse, …

Free Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF
Tuesday, March 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building
Free Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF

The James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, a National Historic Landmark, is located at the corner of Seventh and Mission Streets in San Francisco. The public entrance is 95 Seventh Street. Opened in 1905, this is considered one of America’s most beautiful public buildings. Today, it ...

“Little Worlds” Terrariums Hands-On Workshop | Macy’s Flower Show
Tuesday, March 28 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)

Learn the tips and tricks for creating “little world” terrariums as they walk you through the process of creating a terrarium in any vessel. After the demo, create your own terrarium to take home.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
All materials & tools provided: mosses, succulents, …

Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours: Final Day | Redwood City
Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours: Final Day | Redwood City

Tall ships are back in the Bay Area offering walk-on tours while docked in between their cruises. Check the Public Sail Schedule to see which ships will be docked at your nearest port. Dockside Tours Dockside tours are $5 (for donation). Schedules and ships are subject to change so always ...

PBS Nature’s “Yosemite” Free Documentary Preview & Panel Discussion | The Presidio
Tuesday, March 28 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club
PBS Nature's

Join KQED, the Presidio Trust and the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy for a free preview screening and panel discussion of PBS Nature’s new documentary, Yosemite, and discover how climate change is affecting one of America’s greatest national parks.
Free, but an RSVP is required.

Moderator: Craig Miller, KQED Science Editor
Panelists: Joseph Pontecorvo
Filmmaker; Anthony Ambrose, UC Berkeley Tree Canopy Biologist
Dr. …

Win Tix: Jam-packed Night of Laughs “Comedy All Stars” | The Punch Line
Tuesday, March 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Punch Line

Every so often, a magical thing happens at Punch Line Comedy Club. The very best national and local comedians grace the stage for a jam-packed night of laughs. It’s so special, the natives have dubbed it “All Stars.” Be wary, though, the comedy is so …

Wednesday, March 29

Oakland A’s Free Peet’s Coffee Morning | Oakland
Wednesday, March 29 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Peet's (1111 Broadway, Oakland)
Oakland A's Free Peet's Coffee Morning | Oakland

The Oakland Athletics will celebrate the start of their 50th season in Oakland by hosting a number of fan and community events, giveaways and special appearances during the Oakland A’s Spirit Week, Monday, March 27 – Friday, March 31, 2017. Plus you can trade in ...

The Blanace of Power: Panel Discussion on Technology & Journalism | SF
Wednesday, March 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Space is limited.
| Parisoma
The Blanace of Power: Panel Discussion on Technology & Journalism | SF

Join Columbia University’s Tow Center for Digital Journalism on March 29, 2017 for an evening discussion on Journalism and Silicon Valley: The Balance of Power, examining the rapidly evolving relationship between journalism and technology.
Free, but an RSVP is required as space is limited.
Discussants include:  

Joaquin Alvarado, …

“Karma Cinema”: Pay-What-You-Wish Movie Night | The New Parkway

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
6:30 pm THE WARRIORS vs. THE SAN ANTONIO SPURS
6:45 pm: LION
8:00 pm: DRINK AND DRAW, free on the Mezzanine
9:20 pm: SPLIT
9:45 pm: YOU’RE KILLING ME, SUSANA

Sanctuary City: Immigration Stories & Challenges Panel Discussion | SF
Wednesday, March 29 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | LiUNA!, Local 261
Sanctuary City: Immigration Stories & Challenges Panel Discussion | SF

What does it mean to be a Sanctuary City? This panel will explore San Francisco’s commitment to building a diverse culture and providing a safe haven for undocumented and documented immigrants.
Panelists will discuss recent city-level decisions and their practical implications, as well as share immigration …

Win Tix: Cobb’s Comedy Showcase | SF
Wednesday, March 29 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Cobb's Comedy Club

What better way to hop over your hump day than at a hilarious midweek comedy show. Join Cobb’s Comedy Showcase for a night full of the best of today’s hot and up and coming comedic talent. These comedians were hand picked for your viewing pleasure …

Win Tix: SF’s Comedy All Star Show | The Punch Line
Wednesday, March 29 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Punch Line

Every so often, a magical thing happens at Punch Line Comedy Club. The very best national and local comedians grace the stage for a jam-packed night of laughs. It’s so special, the natives have dubbed it “All Stars.” Be wary, though, the comedy is so …

Prince 30th Anniv. Tribute Concert “Sign O’ The Times” | 1015 Folsom
Wednesday, March 29 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP (subject to capacity); Guaranteed admission is $20
| 1015 Folsom
Prince 30th Anniv. Tribute Concert

The Purple Ones will rock your mind with an insatiable tribute to Prince to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Sign O’ The Times with a free live show on March 29, 2017 at 1015 Folsom for a serious dose of unadulterated funk.
This funky 11-piece tribute …

Win Tix: “The Purple Ones” Prince Tribute Concert | 1015 Folsom
Wednesday, March 29 – 10:00 pm | Cost: WIN | 1015 Folsom

Oakland’s The Purple Ones treat the music and patented vibe of Prince with the utmost respect, capturing the essence of what it was like to see Prince live. The musical dexterity of The Purple Ones – with 11 pieces on stage including a full horn …

Thursday, March 30

“The Mystic Experience” Disposable Film Festival Installation | SF
Thursday, March 30 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Mystic Hotel by Charlie Palmer

Disposable Film Festival is taking over of the gorgeous pre-1908 Mystic Hotel. Featuring DFF favorites from the past 10 years and a special Video Confession Booth installation.

SF Giants Pitcher Hunter Strickland Meet & Greet | Macy’s Flower Show
Thursday, March 30 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
SF Giants Pitcher Hunter Strickland Meet & Greet | Macy's Flower Show

Celebrate the start of baseball season by welcoming the San Francisco Giants pitcher Hunter Strickland. Stop by for a chance to meet Hunter, take a selfie – and of course – stock up on baseball gear for the season.
Plus, enter for your chance to win tickets …

Floral Art & Sculpture Demo | Macy’s Flower Show
Thursday, March 30 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
Floral Art & Sculpture Demo | Macy's Flower Show

Learn to build sculptural floral arrangements using materials gathered from nature. Local artist and designer Ezra Cattan will bring together driftwood, stone, moss, twigs and flowers for a unique take on floral arranging and the artistic process.
San Francisco-based artist and designer Ezra Cattan demonstrates a …

$5 Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours | Jack London Square
$5 Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours | Jack London Square

Tall ships are back in the Bay Area offering walk-on tours while docked in between their cruises. Check the Public Sail Schedule to see which ships will be docked at your nearest port. Dockside Tours Dockside tours are $5 (for donation). Schedules and ships are subject to change so always ...

Cooking Demo & Wine Tasting Pairing with Chef Mike Ward | Macy’s Flower Show
Thursday, March 30 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
Cooking Demo & Wine Tasting Pairing with Chef Mike Ward | Macy's Flower Show

Executive Chef Mike Ward offers up some full-bodied advice and backs it up with a fresh made dish complimented by classic Wente Vineyards vino. Sample the pair and raise your glass to a match made in foodie heaven.

Oakland A’s BART Takeover to AT&T Park | Coliseum
Oakland A's BART Takeover to AT&T Park | Coliseum

The Oakland Athletics will celebrate the start of their 50th season in Oakland by hosting a number of fan and community events, giveaways and special appearances during the Oakland A’s Spirit Week, Monday, March 27 – Friday, March 31, 2017. Plus you can trade in ...

Speak Cheesy: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF
Thursday, March 30 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Alite Designs Outpost
Speak Cheesy: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF

Start your weekend off right with a grilled cheese and a beer at the best outdoor gear shop around. The Alite Outpost is hosting its first Speak Cheesy Happy Hour which will include free grilled cheese sandwich’s and cold beers for you and your friends.
They will …

Filmmakers Happy Hour | KQED
Thursday, March 30 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | KQED
Filmmakers Happy Hour | KQED

Want to meet other local filmmakers? Join KQED at the San Francisco studios for a great opportunity to mingle with local filmmakers, learn about KQED resources and meet film festival programmers for a fun happy hour experience. Drinks and light appetizers provided.

Exploratorium After Dark: The Residents’ New Record Live Premiere | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: The Residents' New Record Live Premiere | Pier 15

Join them for a live premiere of The Residents new record, The Ghost of Hope. The album, an audio exploration of historic train wrecks, will be accompanied by The Residents live performance and a screening of “Rushing Like a Banshee” (2016, 2:22 min.), directed by …

Best of the Academy NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, March 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
Best of the Academy NightLife | California Academy of Sciences

NightLife celebrates the best of the Academy with an evening of after hours science inside the greenest museum on the planet.

Enjoy nighttime dive shows in their Philippine Coral Reef tank, learn about Claude the albino alligator during a special Swamp Talk, then prepare to be …