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Thursday, November 8

Outlet Mall Grand Opening: Champagne, DJs, & Giveaways | Livermore
Thursday, November 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Some events require an RSVP
| Livermore Premium Outlets
Outlet Mall Grand Opening: Champagne, DJs, & Giveaways | Livermore
Shop until your heart’s content at the brand new outlet mall, Paragon Outlets, in Livermore. The grand opening celebration will kick off at 10 am with champagne, confetti and a ribbon cutting ceremony. In addition to live entertainment throughout the day, there will also be in-store ...
Outdoor Fitness Boot Camp & Jerry Rice | Pier 39
Thursday, November 8 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Outdoor Fitness Boot Camp & Jerry Rice | Pier 39
Take your workout outdoors and learn how to use urban landscapes in your fitness routine from certified trainers at the My City is My Gym pop-up fitness site at Pier 39 in San Francisco. Legendary San Francisco 49er Jerry Rice will be unveiling the site on Thursday, November 8, 2012. The ...

$5 Week: Ripley’s Believe It or Not “Odditorium” | Fisherman’s Wharf
Thursday, November 8 – All Day | Cost: $5*
*$5 admission when you bring in 5 cans of non-perishable food to donate.
| Ripley’s Believe It or Not Odditorium
$5 Week: Ripley's Believe It or Not

Want to see some oddities for five bucks? Bring in five cans of food to donate and get into Ripley’s Believe It or Not “Odditorium” for just $5 between November 4-8, 2012. While you’re there, get lost in the weird, the creepy, and unusual world of ...

Planetarium Party NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, November 8 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $12 | California Academy of Sciences
Planetarium Party NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
In honor of its 60th anniversary, Morrison Planetarium will screen a mini-marathon of its three recent productions: Fragile Planet, Life: A Cosmic Story, and Earthquake: Evidence of a Restless Planet, preceded by a Tour of the Night Sky at 6:30. Planetarium Director Ryan Wyatt and his ...
Google’s Self-Driving Cars Talk | Stanford
Thursday, November 8 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required
| Stanford Law School
Google's Self-Driving Cars Talk | Stanford
Learn about how self-driving vehicles became reality with a talk on how Nevada’s groundbreaking autonomous driving law was passed at Stanford Law School on Thursday, November 8, 2012. How an (Autonomous Driving) Bill Becomes a Law Schedule: 6 pm: Reception – First Floor Law School Lobby – Stanford Law School 7 pm: Panel ...
Homefrys Game Night: Giant Jenga & 75+ Board Games | North Beach
Thursday, November 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kennedy's Irish Pub & Curry House
Homefrys Game Night: Giant Jenga & 75+ Board Games | North Beach

Homefrys takes over Kennedy’s Irish Pub and Curry House with giant games (like a huge Jenga that people crowd around) plus Super Nintendo on a Projector, 75+ Board Games, Air Hockey, Pool, Foosball (pay to play). Win tokens and the top three token holders  and redeem them for prizes. ...

Win Tix: Ben Sollee: Genre-Bending Cellist | Swedish American Hall
Thursday, November 8 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular price, $18
| Swedish American Hall
Ben Sollee is an American cellist, singer-songwriter, and composer known for his innovative playing style, genre-bending songwriting, electrifying performances, political activism, and wide appeal. Opening is Brooklyn based Grammy nominated writer and multi instrumentalis Luke Reynolds.
SF Ladies Arm Wrestling Bar Battle | Thee Parkside
Thursday, November 8 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Thee Parkside
SF Ladies Arm Wrestling Bar Battle | Thee Parkside
Cheer on your favorite ladies from behind the bar as they rival each other in a wicked battle of arm wrestling at 9 pm on Thursday, November 8, 2012. SF Ladies Arm Wrestling Bar Battle Thursday, November 8, 2012 (9p) Thee Parkside,  1600 17th St. @ Wisconsin FREE Half a dozen ...

Every Thursday

Mission Community Market | SF
Every Thursday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Community Market
Mission Community Market | SF

The Mission Community Market is a weekly, outdoor marketplace that celebrates the Mission’s diversity with fresh fruits and vegetables, street food, live music, arts, local businesses, and after-school activities.
They promote family health and are creating a fun, beautiful public space for the Mission District: the …

Storking Comedy: Free Standup & Intrusive Interviews | Oakland
Every Thursday – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE
Storking Comedy: Free Standup & Intrusive Interviews | Oakland

Storking Comedy is a weekly comedy showcase with a twist; the show features some of the Bay’s best comedians whom are subsequently interviewed after their performance.
The results are akin to an irreverent Inside the Actor’s Studio as host, OJ Patterson, alternates between goofy rapport and intrusive investigation. Additional questions are fielded from …

Trivia Thursday: Pub Quiz in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway
Trivia Thursday: Pub Quiz in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway

Thursday Night at The New Parkway is Trivia Night.  
This is a chance for you and your friends to compete and win prizes (like free beer and movie passes) if you can answer questions correctly about a range of topics that often include movie history, famous …

’90s DJ Thursday: Party Like It’s 1999 | SF
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE
'90s DJ Thursday: Party Like It's 1999 | SF

Every Thursday night, Raven Bar & Lounge is partying like it’s 1999 with DJ Mark Andrus bringing you back in time, but not too far back.
There is no cover charge and the fun starts at 9 pm.

The Outlaw Order: Country DJs & Line Dancing | SF
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fiddler's Green
The Outlaw Order: Country DJs & Line Dancing | SF

The Outlaw Order: Dirty Roots & Dirty Boots is your San Francisco HQ for country music disk jockeys, line dancing lessons, beer guzzlin’, boot scootin’, shit kickin’, 2 steppin’, whiskey sippin’, rump shakin’ and hell raisin’. A nothing-fancy, fun and casual place to hang out with fellow …

“Rock and Roll Comedy Jam” Night | Milk Bar
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | The Milk Bar

Music and standup comedy collide every Thursday at Milk Bar on Haight Street.
Hilarious comedians from all over the country are joined on stage by the band Medicine Bug who provide an improvised musical accompaniment.

The Mission Position Comedy Showcase | SF
The Mission Position Comedy Showcase | SF

The Mission Position is an independent comedy showcase, hosted by four of San Francisco’s most acclaimed comedians – Matt Lieb, Kate Willett, Trevor Hill and Jessica Sele.
Get $5 tickets with Eventbrite discount code: FUNCHEAP. Otherwise, tickets are $10.
Every Thursday, audiences fill Lost Weekend Video’s famous CineCave …

“Nightlife on Mars” Underground Comedy Night | SF
Every Thursday – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Murphy's Pub

Nightlife on Mars is an underground comedy club at Murphy’s Pub produced and hosted by Ryan Cronin. It’s a free weekly showcase of local (and sometimes national) comedy talent right in the heart of downtown San Francisco.

Drink Special: $1 off draft beers during the show
Nightlife …

Free Comet Club Comedy | SF
Every Thursday – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Comet Club
Free Comet Club Comedy | SF

Comet Club Comedy is a weekly free comedy showcase at the Comet Club in the Marina district of San Francisco, featuring local Bay Area comedians and special guests hosted by Ben Feldman.
Comet Club Comedy
Every Thursday | 8:30-10 pm
Comet Club, 3111 Fillmore Street, San Francisco
FREE

Bear Country Funk: Live Soul, Hip Hop & Latin Dance Party | Berkeley
Every Thursday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Bear Country Funk: Live Soul, Hip Hop & Latin Dance Party | Berkeley

Every Thursday night, The Starry Plough in Berkeley hosts a live funk, soul, hip hop and Latin dance party from 9 pm to midnight.
Come on down to shake it to some funky live music, plus great food and drinks available from the bar.

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