Events for November 10, 2012
Saturday, November 10
Free National Park Weekend 2012
November 10-12 for Veterans Day weekend
If motorcycles and scooters are your thing, or if you’re just interested in getting around on 2 motorized wheels, then check out Scuderia West’s 21st Annual Fall Open House from 10 am-6 pm on Saturday, November 10, 2012.
Scuderia West will be offering discounts, drinks and …
Whole Foods Market in San Ramon will be dishing out a mini Thanksgiving dinner to give you a taste of their holiday menu.
We confirmed the event will be from 10 am-12 pm on Saturday, November 10, 2012.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
Celebrate San Francisco Opera‘s 90th Season with a free community open house on Saturday, November 10, 2012.
2012 San Francisco Opera Open House Activities:
Onstage technical and musical demonstrations, with Maestro Nicola Luisotti, the San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus, soprano Melody Moore and tenor Brian Jagde.
Technical demonstrations highlighting …
Watch test pilots redefine air travel when they launch their homemade, human-powered flying machines off a 30-foot ramp into the chilly McCovey Cove waters in “hopes” of achieving flight at the 2012 Red Bull Flugtag on November 10, 2012.
This is the 10th anniversary of the …
Ride your bike around Oakland and discover and record murals to help build the OaklandWiki Page.
Bring a mode of transportation, a camera, and a way to take notes.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Rise of the Guardians”, the brand new animated tale.
Free Film Screening: Rise of the Guardians
Saturday, November 10, 2012 (11:00am)
Where: Century Tanforan in San Bruno
- RSVP Code: FUNSFPWFP
Tickets available through GoFoBo.com/rsvp
Tickets are free, but subject to availability.
Kinetic Steam Works, Oakland’s very own steam headquarters, is celebrating with an all day festival of steam-powered contraptions, live music, and circus performances.
Meet “Hortense,” the 15-ton Case steam tractor, “Wilhemina,” the 46-foot stern wheel paddle boat, and plenty other vintage steam equipment to geek out on like Little …
Meet up with fellow birdwatchers for Wild Oakland’s walk at Lake Merritt in Oakland.
Come see what’s flying in for the winter, learn how to identify them, and hear about how the nation’s first wildlife refuge continues to provide habitat for thousands of birds. Join in the …
Photo credit: Cory & Catska Ench
The world’s largest Mousetrap board game uses the tools of wonder and excitement to plant the seeds of curiosity with a 25 ton Rube Goldberg-type machine.
Come join Peralta Junction for the Grand Opening of The Life Size Game of Mousetrap, a visually …
Pamper yourself with free hand and spa treatments, samples and refreshments at the Green Spa Community Grand Opening for EO Exchange Store in downtown Mill Valley from 12-4 pm on Saturday, November 10, 2012.
Comic book illustrator Darick Robertson is celebrating his birthday with a party at the newly remodeled Comic Outpost from 2-4 pm on Saturday, November 10, 2012 in SF.
There will be cupcakes, food and drinks provided.
Darick Robertson is the co-creator and artist of Happy!, The Boys, and Transmetropolitan.
We aren’t sure …
The Town Quartet will perform classical and romantic period pieces from 4-6 pm on Saturday, November 10, 2012.
The performance is part of a special honorary reception for artist William Harsh from 2-6 pm at Vessel Gallery in Oakland.
StoreFrontLab is pleased to present an evening of screenings of Unwieldy Beast, an award-winning short documentary by San Francisco-based director Brandon Looper, plus complimentary coffee and cocktails.
RSVP to attend.
Brandon will be on hand to discuss Unwieldy Beast and share a sneak peek of his next …
This is your final opportunity to view and interact with the altars and installations created by more than 80 Bay Area artists for SOMArts’ annual Day of the Dead exhibition, Calling on the Spirits to Face the Future.
The closing party features live music and performances, a …
Journey to the End of the Night is a free street game / scavenger hunt of epic proportions with nearly 2,000 people participating, all by foot or my muni. It is a race/chase through city streets at night on Saturday, November 10, 2012.
FREE but Registration is …
Celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights, one of the most celebrated Hindu festivals, with musical and dance performances, Indian food, and a dance party on the Stanford campus on Saturday, November 10, 2012.
Enjoy music and dance performances including Stanford’s Shakti group, a female a cappella group, and …
With haunting melodies, surf guitar, spy soundtracks, Appalachian fiddling, lush string arrangements, knee-slapping banjo, country ballads, eastern modes, 4-part vocal harmonies, Mariachi flair and a heavy jazz influence, the new Japonize Elephants album is an inimitable take on the modern American experience. Songs about …
Bundle up and head down to Pyramid Alehouse in Walnut Creek to celebrate the release of their latest winter brew, Snow Cap.
There will be a photo booth, a DJ, specials on winter gear, and $3.50 pints.
>> Bring along a winter coat to donate and your first …
Exercise (and exorcise) your brains along with your throat and liver at Total Trivia Meltdown at 518 Valencia – the only place in the Mission where Errol Morris, Morrissey, the Maysles and Morris Day co-exist. They will lob trivia questions at you with tremendous speed.
In celebration of the reopening of the Betty Ann Ong Chinese Recreation Center, the Movement in the Parks Program brings you a limited series of free Zumba classes on Saturdays, November 3 – December 15, 2012 from 10:30am-11:30am.
>> Please note there is no class on November 24th.
Come and play outdoors, in nature. Enjoy inverting, reverting and melting into the ground. Join us on weekends for a rejuvinating morning flow
and meditation for body, mind, and spirit.
Purusha yogis teach free yoga on Saturday mornings in Golden Gate Park at 11 am, as part of the …
Love art, but find the Murmur to be more like a Scream? Then the Saturday Stroll might be just what the artist ordered.
Many of the galleries that participate in Oakland’s highly popular Art Murmur gallery scene are extending their First Friday festivities to include Saturday …
Thee Parkside hosts “Free Saturday Happy Hour Shows” on most Saturday afternoons – a free concert featuring rock and punk bands from all over the Bay Area. But make sure you check Thee Parkside schedule to confirm for any given week; they sometimes skip weeks.
Sure, Lucky 13′s always loaded with free popcorn and goldfish – but, if you’re looking for something more sustainable with your rockabilly and punk on the jukebox, be sure to drop by their outdoor patio on Saturdays between 4 pm and 7 pm.
The menu each …