Bernie Sanders Comes to SF
Have Your Voice Heard
Bernie Sanders Comes to SF
Feel the Bern on Friday afternoon at two big rallies in San Francisco
2017 Folsom Street Fair
Only in San Francisco
2017 Folsom Street Fair
A true "Only in SF" experience with 400,000 people over 13 city blocks - Sunday 9/24
53rd Annual
Fairs & Festivals
53rd Annual "Big Book Sale"
Over 500,000 books at massive Fort Mason sale with everything $1-3 | Sept 20-24

Tuesday, September 19

CANCELED For 2017.. Argggh – Free Krispy Kreme Day 2017 | Talk Like A Pirate Day
CANCELED For 2017.. Argggh - Free Krispy Kreme Day 2017 | Talk Like A Pirate Day

Ahoy there mateys. Typically in the past for International Talk Like A Pirate Day any buccaneer to enter a participating Krispy Kreme and talk like a pirate would get one free Original Glazed doughnut. And if you dressed like a full-on pirate you’d get a dozen.
BUT it …

International Talk Like a Pirate Day 2017
Tuesday, September 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Everywhere
International Talk Like a Pirate Day 2017

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.” 
2017 Bay Area Pirate Day Events

Free donuts for pirates at Krispy Kreme – Cancelled for …

Live at Lagunitas: Nick Waterhouse | Petaluma
Tuesday, September 19 – 4:20 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery
Live at Lagunitas: Nick Waterhouse | Petaluma

Lagunitas Brewery in Petaluma presents a free live concert series featuring some amazing bands ranging in genre from roots to gothic pop in their LaguMiniAmphitheaterette (1280 N McDowell Blvd, Petaluma). Show are free, but tickets are required for each show. You’ll want to grab them quick as these ...

The Melt’s “National Cheeseburger Day” Celebration: 2-for-1 | Sept 18-21
Tuesday, September 19 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $8.49 | The Melt (Howard)
The Melt's

On National Cheeseburger Day (Sept. 18, 2017) The Melt is giving diners the chance to celebrate with an amazing cheeseburgers BOGO Deal.
The Melt is offering a BOGO for #NationalCheeseburgerDay. Just show this event at the register to claim your Buy 1, Get 1 Free Offer anytime from …

“Perspectivas” Opening Reception | SF
Tuesday, September 19 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | California College of the Arts (CCA)

Perspectivas 2017 will focus on projects that explore and reveal the many layers of historic San Francisco, and will examine how architecture and design play a key role in the ever-changing urban landscape.
Every day, San Francisco is filled with many people—locals, residents, tourists, commuters, …

New Moon Ceremony: Defend Mother Earth | Berkeley
Tuesday, September 19 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | 11 Spinnaker Way
New Moon Ceremony: Defend Mother Earth | Berkeley

You are invited to join them in this prayer from wherever you are on Mother Earth’s belly. In the San Francisco Bay Area, they will be meeting on the shoreline of Berkeley, California at Cesar Chavez Park, right at the end of the road where ...

Wednesday, September 20

2017 Big Book Sale at Fort Mason | Opening Day
Wednesday, September 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission. Everything is $3 or less. On Sunday, everything is $1
| Fort Mason Center
2017 Big Book Sale at Fort Mason | Opening Day

The Big Book Sale celebrates its 53rd year of the Friends of the SF Library featuring over 500,000 books, DVDs, CDs, books on tape, vinyl, and other forms of media in 70 different categories, all for $1-3, at the Fort Mason Center’s Festival Pavilion. The Big Book Sale is free ...

People’s Potluck Fall 2017 | Berkeley
Wednesday, September 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Feel free to bring side dishes and desserts
| UC Berkeley Multicultural Center
People's Potluck Fall 2017 | Berkeley

The MCC, MSD, and bridges invite you to join them for their People’s Potluck. The People’s Potluck is an opportunity for their various communities not only to share in each other’s company and food but also to get to know each other and build community. …

Free Jew Year’s Eve Party: Open Bar, Hors D’oeuvres & Music | SF
Wednesday, September 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | NEMA
Free Jew Year's Eve Party: Open Bar, Hors D'oeuvres & Music | SF

Get yourself ready for the high holidays with an evening of drinks, noshing, and live music to celebrate Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.
Chabad of SF High Holidays Happy Hour
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 | 6 pm
NEMA, 8 10th Street, San Francisco
FREE
There’s an optional gourmet dinner …

SF’s Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | Bayview
Wednesday, September 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
| Ferment Drink Repeat - FDR
SF's Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | Bayview

The San Francisco Brewers Guild has created the city’s first free, hop-on-hop-off “Drink SF Beer Shuttle,” showcasing neighborhood breweries as a permanent companion to its monthly Meet the Brewers nights. The fun kicks off with a “Meet the Brewers” event at 6pm typically featuring special release ...

Swing in the Square: Lost Dog Found with Rachel Sierra | Union Square
Wednesday, September 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Swing in the Square: Lost Dog Found with Rachel Sierra | Union Square

Come and listen to live music from some of the Bay Area’s best roots bands, swingin’ jumpin’ rockin’ 1930s thru 1950s tunes to get you out on the floor and boogie.
With a uniquely modern take on retro Americana genres including blues, swing, rock, and soul, …

September Weeknight Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game | SF
Wednesday, September 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required via Meetup.com
| Secret Location (SF)
September Weeknight Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game | SF

Time to go back to the waterfront. By the way, if you have a cigarette boat, here is your chance to use it.

SF’s 49 Mile Scenic Drive in 45 Minutes: Visual Tour | Daly City
Wednesday, September 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Doelger Cafe
SF's 49 Mile Scenic Drive in 45 Minutes: Visual Tour | Daly City

You’ve seen the seagull signs, but have you driven the route? Or walked it? Do you know Daly City’s connection to SF’s famous 49 Mile Scenic Drive?
Come meet the authors of SF’s hot new guidebook and find out. This lively presentation is filled with visuals, …

Free Cobb’s Summer Comedy Night: September 2017 | SF
Free Cobb's Summer Comedy Night: September 2017 | SF

Funcheap and Stroy Moyd of #HellaFunny take over Cobb’s Comedy Club for an awesome two nights of comedy at SF’s biggest comedy club. Every month we handpick some of SF’s top local comedians to showcase for you – often with credits like SF Sketchfest, NBC, Comedy Central ...

Win Tix: Fruits Bats (Solo): Dreamy Indie for fans of The Shins | The Chapel
Wednesday, September 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Chapel

Dreamy and folky indie rock outfit (with a twang of alt-country) of Eric D. Johnson, one-time member of The Shins. The band has toured with My Morning Jacket and Modest Mouse – now he’s doing his solo thang taking his tunes to The Chapel.
> Get …

World Premier: “The Legend of Pink” | Gateway Theatre
Wednesday, September 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free tickets using discount code Funcheap when you order online.
| Eureka Theatre
World Premier:

An exciting new play, a scintillating local story. The time is the late Twentieth Century, the place is the streets of West Oakland. Drug wars rage and the lovely transgender woman, Pink, does her best to bring a bit of beauty to the harsh environment. ...

The Casper Wake-Up VIP Party: Open Bar & Giveaways | SF
Wednesday, September 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. RSVP to rsvp@emcbowery.com
| Casper
The Casper Wake-Up VIP Party: Open Bar & Giveaways | SF

You now have the opportunity to attend an exclusive event in SF. The Casper Wake-Up Party is here. Celebrate CASPER’s first ever Pop-Up experience in SF.
They have an open bar, light bites, give-a-ways, art installations and music by DJ J.Espinosa. 
Free but an RSVP is required. Send a message …

Win Tix: The National Parks: Alternative/Indie & Folk | Bottom Of The Hill
Wednesday, September 20 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Bottom of the Hill

The National Parks was formed by front man Brady Parks in early 2013 in Provo, Utah. To date, the band has independently released two full-length albums (and a standalone single, “As We Ran”), which together have amassed more than 13.2 million Spotify streams and garnered …

Thursday, September 21

2017 Big Book Sale at Fort Mason | Thursday
Thursday, September 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission. Everything is $3 or less. On Sunday, everything is $1
| Fort Mason Center
2017 Big Book Sale at Fort Mason | Thursday

The Big Book Sale celebrates its 53rd year of the Friends of the SF Library featuring over 500,000 books, DVDs, CDs, books on tape, vinyl, and other forms of media in 70 different categories, all for $1-3, at the Fort Mason Center’s Festival Pavilion. The Big Book Sale is free ...

Atelier Emmanuel Grand Opening Free Beauty Workshops & Party | SF
Thursday, September 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Atelier Emmanuel
Atelier Emmanuel Grand Opening Free Beauty Workshops & Party | SF

Atelier Emmanuel is a hair salon in San Francisco and they are opening their second location on Thursday, Sep 21st with free workshops for hair styling/basics. Live music, food, and other fun stuff will be provided.
There are free workshops all day, but you need to …

Camilo y los Robot Ninjas: Post-Latin Salsa-Core Performance | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, September 21 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Camilo y los Robot Ninjas: Post-Latin Salsa-Core Performance | Yerba Buena Gardens

Oakland guitarist Camilo Landau belongs to an illustrious family of musicians, poets, activists and journalists. He came by his love of music via his uncle, guitarist and eight-time Grammy Award-nominated producer Greg Landau, who started teaching his 12-year-old nephew guitar and tres upon returning from …

Jamming in the Park | 2017 Berkeley Old Time Music Convention
Thursday, September 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but you must email afternoon-jam@berkeleyoldtimemusic.org to find out the location.
| Secret Berkeley Location
Jamming in the Park | 2017 Berkeley Old Time Music Convention

The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention is a five day music festival featuring performances by local and national acts, several rollicking square dances, the illustrious stringband contest, workshops, and plenty of jamming, in venues throughout Berkeley. The convention is organized by folks who love old ...

Historic Theater in the City by the Bay Walking Tour | SF
Thursday, September 21 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Tour is free, they pass out a donation envelope at the end of the tour if you choose to donate.
| Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Historic Theater in the City by the Bay Walking Tour | SF

Caruso, O’Neill, Booth, Lotta, Belasco, Ball, Tetrazzini, are just some of the few stars of the stage in San Francisco. Join their guide to learn the fascinating history of theater in the City by the Bay.
Meet at the entrance to the Yerba Buena Center for …

Rosh Hashanah Festival: Children’s Activities, Food & Live Music | Peninsula
Thursday, September 21 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Hidden Villa Farm
Rosh Hashanah Festival: Children's Activities, Food & Live Music | Peninsula

The Palo Alto JCC invites you to an exciting afternoon of children’s activities, delicious food and lively entertainment. You’ll be together in nature, connect with the meaning of the holiday, enjoy fun activities for children and adults and have a picnic. The picnic is a potluck; please …

Rosh Hashanah at the Beach: Celebration w/ Jazz Mafia & Bagpipes | Ocean Beach
Thursday, September 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach (Fulton)
Rosh Hashanah at the Beach: Celebration w/ Jazz Mafia & Bagpipes | Ocean Beach

Reset your system with a modern spin on a 600-year-old Rosh Hashanah ritual called tashlich to get rid of last year’s bad karma and start the new year off fresh.
JCCSF and Reboot invite you to Ocean Beach for a brief, engaging ritual and joyful noise accompaniment …

Civic Center’s “Third Thursday” Block Party & Free Roller Skating | SF
Thursday, September 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
Civic Center's

The third in a series of four evening events, The Commons on 3rd Thursday is September 21 from 5pm – 9pm.  The event is a free “block party” featuring live music on three stages, roller skating by the Church of 8 Wheels, food trucks, over-21 beverages, games such …

Free Movie Night: The Big Lebowski w/ Tacos & White Russians | Castro Theater
Thursday, September 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| Castro Theatre
Free Movie Night: The Big Lebowski w/ Tacos & White Russians | Castro Theater

Eaze invites you to remember the past, “Enjoy the Moment” and celebrate the future of marijuana with an epic happy hour and movie night at the historic Castro Theater in San Francisco on Thursday, September 21st.
Show up at 5pm to enjoy a complimentary Happy Hour …

Sunset Cinema: “The Big Sick” Outdoor Movie Night | Emeryville
Thursday, September 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Greenway 31
Sunset Cinema:

Come and enjoy Sunset Cinema at Greenway 31, starting on Thursday, August 31 until October 26. Come early to enjoy a pre-movie happy hour with Novel Brewing plus the Bay Area Roller Derby team will be providing skate up beer service starting at 6 pm. Movies begin ...

Afro-Salsa Sound with Ricardo Lemvo | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, September 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Afro-Salsa Sound with Ricardo Lemvo | Yerba Buena Gardens

Raised by Angolan parents in Congo’s capital Kinshasa (when the country was known as Zaire), charismatic Los Angeles vocalist Ricardo Lemvo has honed an irresistibly grooving Afro-salsa sound, blending Congolese rumba and soukous with Cuban charanga and son.
Belting out his original songs in Spanish, Portuguese, …

Brain & Body NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, September 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
Brain & Body NightLife | California Academy of Sciences

Join NightLife for an ongoing event series that explores the brain and body with mind-expanding talks, cutting edge demos, and yoga sessions around the museum.
Schedule of events:

Sunset Salutations (Living Roof)

7:15 pm Do some Sun(Set) Salutations in a very special class taught by Mira Valeria.

Underwater Yoga …