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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: Stand-Up at a Dive Bar | Oakland
Every Thursday – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE
Storking Comedy: Stand-Up at a Dive Bar | Oakland

Storking Comedy showcases the funniest up and coming Bay Area comedians. Taking place at infamous Oakland dive bar, The Stork Club, the show also features hilarious interviews with each performer.
Need other reasons to come out? How do free pizza and cheap booze sound? Live music often follows the …

The North Face: Mountain Athletics Free Training | SF
Every Thursday – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
The North Face: Mountain Athletics Free Training | SF

Join Mountain Athletics: A free, goal oriented workout program training in the outdoors to prepare you for your outdoor pursuits like skiing, snowboarding, camping and hiking. They’re a fun community helping each other achieve #itrainfor goals.
Check them out every Thursday at The Yard at Mission Rock …

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 …

Night School: Laugh Harder, Get Smarter | SF
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Stagewerx Theatre
Night School: Laugh Harder, Get Smarter | SF

EndGames Improv brings you Night School, an improv show happening every Thursday night at 8 pm.
Nerd out with a special guest lecturer as they distill a master’s degree worth of material into a mini-Ted talk that inspires improvised comedy. Previous guests include an Oscar nominated filmmaker, Mega-Robot …

Free Live Jazz Music From Local Artists | SF
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cigar Bar & Grill
Free Live Jazz Music From Local Artists | SF

Join them every Wednesday & Thursday evening for a free Jazz show by local Bay Area musicians.
Shows start at 8pm. Enjoy great food, drinks & Jazz. For complete line-up and more information please visit their website.

FUNgeon: Stand Up Comedy at the Armory Club | Mission
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission - Donations via tip jar appreciated
| Armory Club
FUNgeon: Stand Up Comedy at the Armory Club | Mission

Every Thursday, the Kink.com owned Armory Club hosts FUNgeon, a night of stand up comedy from comedians Andrew Holmgren (Viceland), Connor Marshall (Dr. Fart Comic) and also staring Andrew Holmgren’s beard (Hopefully Washed Recently).
Each week they are joined by a fresh line up of top local …

Eclectic Comedy Showcase at Hyde St. | SF
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Ales Unlimited: Beer Basement
Eclectic Comedy Showcase at Hyde St. | SF

The Beer Basement on Hyde St. the best of San Francisco Comedy drops into their favorite underground club for a free show.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
From local favorites to Comedy Central veterans an eclectic show in a family room basement environment is guaranteed. This …

HellaFunny on Haight Street | Milk Bar
HellaFunny on Haight Street | Milk Bar

Come out to #HellaFunny at Milk Bar located in the heart of the Upper Haight to see some of SF’s best rising comedic talent.
The lineup changes every week, but expect to see comics that have performed at Cobbs, SF Sketchfest, the Punchline and featured on …

“Class of ’84” Dance Party & Cheap Drinks | SoMa
Every Thursday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 9:30 pm. $7 after
| The Cat Club

Every Thursday at the Cat Club it’s the best of the ’80s in two rooms. The coolest music and the best crowd in town with DJs Damon and Mr Washington spin ’80s pop, rock, and one hit wonders in the front room:, along with DJ …

Free Laughs On Thursday Nights | San Carlos
Every Thursday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Carlos Club
Free Laughs On Thursday Nights | San Carlos

Join Kevin Wong, host and Bay Area comic, for Comedians at Rail every Thursday at 9 pm for free comedy at the Rail Club in San Carlos, CA.
Featured performers have appeared at The Punch Line, Cobbs, San Jose Improv, Tommy T’s, and all around the Bay Area.
Stop …

“The Best of ’80s” Thursday Dance Nights | Cat Club
Every Thursday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Sign-up for free entry before 10 pm and $7 after.
| The Cat Club

Come and indulge yourself and be around other fans and see and listen to all the great music.
The event happens every Thursday. Sign-up for free entry before 10 pm and $7 after.

“No Scrubs” ’90s Dance Party: Live Painting | Milk Bar

The 1990s were a bad ass decade.. the fashion was uhh-mayy-zing, the slang was dope and the music was phenomenal.
From TLC, to The Fresh Prince, to Kid ‘N Play to Usher…the list goes on. Bring your rump down to Milk Bar every Thursday at 10 pm to …

Craiglist Missed Connections: Improv & Original Jokes | PianoFight
Every Thursday – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | PianoFight
Craiglist Missed Connections: Improv & Original Jokes | PianoFight

PianoFight’s house team, Original Jokes takes the stage to improvise based off a Craigslist missed connection that is picked by the audience. Combine that with a PianoFight selected improv team opening the show for double the hilarity and you have one hilarious show.
This show is …

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