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Friday, November 9

Push The Feeling DJ Night: High Places & Shock | Lower Haight
Friday, November 9 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 10pm, $5 after.
| Underground SF
Push The Feeling DJ Night: High Places & Shock | Lower Haight

Push the Feeling is back Friday, November 9, 2012 at Underground SF.
This time around we will be getting High Places (Thrill Jockey) down from L.A. for a live set + our friends Shock (Voltaire Records) back in for another round of live dancey goodness. As …

Library Card Design Party | Civic Center
Friday, November 9 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required
| San Francisco Main Library
Library Card Design Party | Civic Center

Celebrate the winners of the ImproveSF Library Card Design Challenge on Friday, November 9, 2012.
There will be speakers and the five winners will present their designs.
We had over 3,500 designs submitted from all ages and areas of San Francisco, and over 14,000 people voted, commented, or …

Friday Nights: Ballroom Dance & Glass Blowing Lecture | de Young
Friday Nights: Ballroom Dance & Glass Blowing Lecture | de Young

November Artist in Residence: Javier Manrique
Frescomania puts the ancient art of fresco center stage, inspired by the Teotihuacan murals on view in the de Young Art of the Americas galleries.
6:30pm Wilsey Court
The San Francisco Ballet’s Center for Dance Education is offering an opportunity for museum visitors …

Hotbuns Honky-Tonk Burlesque Birthday Bash | The Riptide
Friday, November 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Riptide
Hotbuns Honky-Tonk Burlesque Birthday Bash | The Riptide

Seductive dancers will steal the stage for Hotbuns Honky-Tonk Burlesque show at The Riptide on November 9, 2012.
In honor of sASSy’s birthday, Cyanide Cyn, Balla Fire, Kiss Me Kate, Honey Lawless, Annie Oakland, and Lady Satan will be putting on a show with the musical sounds …

The F-Line Inside Out: Muni Photo Exhibit | Lower Haight
Friday, November 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Harvey Milk Photography Center
The F-Line Inside Out: Muni Photo Exhibit | Lower Haight

On Friday, November 9, 2012, admire muni photography at the opening reception of The F-Line Inside Out exhibit featuring photography by Tim Baskerville and Kevin Sheridan and selections from the SFMTA Archives showcasing the interiors and exteriors of San Francisco’s historic F-Line.

DIY Reflective Clothing Workshop w/ Snacks | Mission
Friday, November 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required. Donations appreciated.
| StoreFrontLab
DIY Reflective Clothing Workshop w/ Snacks | Mission

Free, but an RSVP is required.

San Franpsycho Party: Free Drinks, DJ & Raffle | NoPa
Friday, November 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free drinks for all, free shwag only to the first 25 ticket holders
| San Franpsycho (NoPa)
San Franpsycho Party: Free Drinks, DJ & Raffle | NoPa

San Franpsycho will be hosting a party at their shop at 505 Divisadero from 6-8pm with some free drinks, music and a raffle for a pair of tickets to the Social Studies, The Sam Chase, and Jon Gunton show later that night at the Independent.
If you …

Kitchen Boutique Birthday Party: BBQ, Art & Craft Beer | Mission
Friday, November 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pot + Pantry
Kitchen Boutique Birthday Party: BBQ, Art & Craft Beer | Mission

Pot + Pantry, the wee kitchen boutique in the Mission, is celebrating its 2nd anniversary with a party — and an opening reception for Beer, Bourbon, and BBQ from 6-8 pm on Friday, November 9, 2012.
Clearly, there will be complimentary food (think Sneaky’s BBQ) and craft beer brewed especially for …

Surf Book Reception: Concert by Skateboard Legends | Outer Sunset
Friday, November 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mollusk Surf Shop
Surf Book Reception: Concert by Skateboard Legends | Outer Sunset

Cruise by Mollusk Surf Shop for an opening reception for Slide Your Brains Out, a surf photography book, from 7-10 pm on Friday, November 9, 2012.
There will be live music by former pro skateboarders Tommy Guerrero and Ray Barbee.

Classical Concert & Broadway Show Tunes: Friday | Presidio
Friday, November 9 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Main Post Lawn
Classical Concert & Broadway Show Tunes: Friday | Presidio

Some of San Francisco’s talented young musicians from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music are on display on November 8-9, 2012 at 7:30pm in the popular Concerts at the Presidio series, now in its seventh season. This performance will feature sopranos Kristin Clayton and Shawnette ...

Free Word Game Party: $25 Pyramid | SF
Friday, November 9 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free entry, but bring money for drinks.
| Eric Quezada Center
Free Word Game Party: $25 Pyramid  | SF

Join SF Indie for a night of fun with games of $25 Pyramid. It’s like the old-school game show $25,000 Pyramid except for cheapskates.
Win “sorta decent prizes” as you guess words and phrases based on descriptions from your teammates.

Beer Olympics: Fun, Games & $1 Beer | SF
Friday, November 9 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to play, but bring cash for drinks (they'll be cheap)
| The Cosmo Bar & Lounge
Beer Olympics: Fun, Games & $1 Beer | SF

Join the San Francisco Beer Olympics every Friday night for free entry and free games all night, and the drinks are cheap to boot.  Win prizes by playing games including Flip Cup, Beer Pong, and relays, and you can get 5 beers for $10, plus they have a ...

Win Tix: Those Darlins: Saucy, Loud Guitars | Rickshaw Stop
Friday, November 9 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular price, $12
| Rickshaw Stop
Those Darlins: Saucy, Loud Guitars | Rickshaw Stop

“Hooky, saucy, punky songwriting in a mood somewhere between Be Your Own Pet and the Donnas, only savvier. Those Darlins have mouths on them, yes they do. But their mouths are connected to their hearts and minds, and amped by loud guitars” – NPR
Bubblegum punks …

Win Tix: Carina Round: Haunting UK Pop | Cafe Du Nord
Friday, November 9 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular price, $12
| Cafe Du Nord
Carina Round: Haunting UK Pop | Cafe Du Nord

Tigermending, the fourth album from L.A.-via-England singer/songwriter Carina Round, has everything that a superb record requires: heart, soul, mysticism, unpredictability, along with traces of  influence from Tori Amos and Kate Bush.
>> Listen to Set Fire

Little Dragon DJ Set, Surprise Superstar Act & Open Bar | Public Works
Friday, November 9 – 9:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 before 10 pm
| Public Works
Little Dragon DJ Set, Surprise Superstar Act & Open Bar | Public Works

Public Works is promising a very special evening with a surprise guest superstar performing a two hour set on Friday, November 9, 2012.
Before the mystery headliner takes the stage, get tipsy with an open vodka bar from 9:30 -10:30 pm and dance to a DJ Set from Swedish electronic soul …

Every Friday

Alisha’s Free Home Cookin’ Fridays | The Riptide
Alisha's Free Home Cookin' Fridays | The Riptide

Follow the L until it ends, on Fridays after work and get rewarded with grubbing on free home cookin’ from Alisha.
Each week, she whips up home-style food that ranges from blushin bunnies, chili con carne, chicken pot pie, and, if you’re lucky, even tater tot …

Behind-the-Scenes Tour: New Park Construction | Presidio Gateway
Every Friday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required to rmenezes@presidiotrust.gov.
| Presidio Trust Headquarters
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: New Park Construction | Presidio Gateway

The Presidio Gateway project will create 13 acres of new parkland in the Presidio, re-connecting Crissy Field with the Main Post. Site tours are available every Friday afternoon from 4-5 pm from May 30 through September 26, 2014.
Free, but an RSVP is required to rmenezes@presidiotrust.gov.
Participants will learn about …

Fashion Studio Happy Hour Shopping Party | SoMa
Every Friday – 4:40 pm | Cost: FREE | 440 Brannan Studio Showroom
Fashion Studio Happy Hour Shopping Party | SoMa

440 Brannan Studio Showroom hosts a fashion happy hour every Friday from 4:40-7 pm. Sip on wine and beer while browsing their collection of unique styles by local designers.
440 Brannan Studio Showroom is a 5,000 square foot retail store and studio factory where prominent and emerging Bay Area designers …

Bites Off Broadway: Friday Night Food Truck Block Party & Picnic | Oakland
Every Friday – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food.
| Bites Off Broadway
Bites Off Broadway: Friday Night Food Truck Block Party & Picnic | Oakland

Bites Off Broadway will again bring the vibe of a neighborhood block party and picnic to the front of Studio One Art Center (465 45th Street) on Friday nights from 5:30-8:30 pm, May 9 – October 10, 2014.
Neighbors in The Temescal meet and greet on blankets and folks …

Free “Oysters on the Half Shell” Fridays | El Rio
Free

El Rio, a neighborhood dive in the deep Mission, gives away free Oysters on the half shell from local folks in Tomales Bay, every Friday at 5:30 pm. Arrive on time, they go fast.
And get your drink on with happy hour on Friday from 5-8 pm …

$1 Drink Fridays: “Battle of the Decades” DJ Party | North Beach
Every Friday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission with Facebook RSVP
| Monroe
$1 Drink Fridays:

Fridays are now a little bit more awesome. Did someone say $1 drinks and $2 tacos?
Monroe in North Beach hosts “Battle of the Decades” DJ party and happy hour every Friday with a DJ spinning progressive tunes. Every hour is a different decade – with …

Red Hots $5 Friday Night Burlesque Show | Mission Dist.
Every Friday – 7:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5-10 sliding scale
| El Rio
Red Hots $5 Friday Night Burlesque Show | Mission Dist.

It’s saucy dancing with a sense of humor at the Red Hots Burlesque show on Fridays at El Rio, where you can see some of the bawdiest burlesque babes in the Bay,  for a sliding scale price starting at $5.
Come with your sense of humor and get …

Pamtastic’s Comedy Clubhouse | Mutiny Radio
Every Friday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mutiny Radio
Pamtastic's Comedy Clubhouse | Mutiny Radio

Pamtastic’s Comedy Clubhouse on Mutiny Radio is a free comedy show every Friday from 8-11 pm at Mutiny Radio on the corner of 21st and Florida in the deep Mission District.
Over 25 of San Francisco’s underground comics entertain your cheap asses every week until the …

SF Beer Olympics: Drinking Games & $2 Beers | North Beach
SF Beer Olympics: Drinking Games & $2 Beers | North Beach

Meet and compete against locals, travelers, couch surfers, au pairs, and hostelers. Games are free to play (including flip cup, beer pong and relays) and many weeks they have themed events for holidays, or just because.
They have a great 5-for-$10 beer special until 9:30 pm. After …

Friday Night Outdoor Roller Skate DJ Party: “Midnight Rollers” | SF
Every Friday – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Plaza
Friday Night Outdoor Roller Skate DJ Party:

Strap on your skates and roller disco around the city at the Midnight Rollers Friday Night Skate party.
This weekly skate (as long as it’s not raining or during Burning Man) hits up San Francisco’s main attractions, all while blasting their own beats from two jogging strollers …

#Hashtag Comedy Night | SoMa Streat Food Park
Every Friday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoMa StrEat Food Park
#Hashtag Comedy Night | SoMa Streat Food Park

Come get your yaks out at the weekly #Hashtag comedy night at SoMa Streat Food Park hosted by Andrew Holmgren and Justin Gomes and featuring nationally touring and local comedians.
The show takes place every Friday night at 9 pm, and is brought to you by Sylvan …

Queer Fridays Live Music Series | El Rio
Every Friday – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | El Rio
Queer Fridays Live Music Series | El Rio

Get an earful of live music from queer artists, every Friday night at 10 pm at the free “Friday Live” series at El Rio in San Francisco’s Mission District.
DJ Emotions gets the party started with hip hop, salsa, house and world tunes at 10 pm sharp.
Begin …

F!#&ing Free Fridays: Improv Comedy | SF
Every Friday – 10:30 pm | Cost: FREE
F!#&ing Free Fridays: Improv Comedy | SF

EndGames Improv is bringing something new to the genre, what could turn out to be a very hot affair (in that release of tension, funny kind of way) with “Your F!#&ed Up Relationship.”
“YFUR” is an entirely improvised comedy show inspired by stories of your own …

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