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Sunday, November 11

Muni’s100th Birthday: Rare Vintage Cable Cars | SF
Sunday, November 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to view the cars. Regular Muni fares apply to ride.
| Market Street Railway Museum
Muni's100th Birthday: Rare Vintage Cable Cars | SF

For Muni’s 100th Birthday Celebration, view and ride along on vintage muni cars and learn about their history from docents on board.
During the Muni Centennial Streetcar Festival, November 4-11, 2012, vintage streetcars, cable cars, buses and trolley coaches will take to city streets, including many that …

Ocean Beach Clean-up Party, Parade & Aerial Photo | SF
Sunday, November 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP preferred
| Ocean Beach (Balboa)
Ocean Beach Clean-up Party, Parade & Aerial Photo | SF

Join Pick Up America as they finally complete the nation’s first coast-to-coast roadside litter pick-up on Ocean Beach on November 11, 2012.
Pick up America Ocean Beach Cleanup
Sunday, November 11, 2012 (9a to 4p)
Ocean Beach at Balboa (Confirmed location)
FREE, but  an RSVP is appreciated.
They’ll be celebrating with breakfast, …

KUSF’s Rock’n'Swap Record Fair | USF
Sunday, November 11 – 10:00 am | Cost: $3*
*$3 admission, USF students get in for free
| McLaren Hall at USF
KUSF's Rock'n'Swap Record Fair | USF

KUSF’s Rock-n-Swap is a Giant Music Lover’s Fair where vendors come from all over to sell music related items in various formats and genres; many offer hard-to-find & rarities including vinyl galore, CDs, DVDs, posters, books and so much more. This event is one of the ...

Inner Sunset Sundays 2012 | Monthly Block Party & Street Fair
Sunday, November 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Inner Sunset

There is a staggering amount of knowledge, talent, and history in our community. November’s Inner Sunset Sundays will focus on two untapped resources in the neighborhood: Local skills and local history.

Skillshare workshops.
History features courtesy of the Western Neighborhood Project.

Wild Equity Walk: Endangered Western Snowy Plover | Ocean Beach
Sunday, November 11 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| The Beach Chalet
Wild Equity Walk: Endangered Western Snowy Plover | Ocean Beach

Join the Wild Equity Institute for a leisurely walk along Ocean Beach to search for the threatened Western Snowy Plover.
See this adorable species in its native habitat and learn ways that you can help before it is too late.
Please RSVP to attend.
Meet at Beach Chalet, 1000 Great …

Guided Bike Tour: SF’s Waterfront & Green Spaces | Embarcadero
Sunday, November 11 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required. Email: michele@fuf.net
| Cupid's Span
Guided Bike Tour: SF's Waterfront & Green Spaces | Embarcadero

Join a free 2 hour guided bicycle tour of the parks, natural areas and green spaces along San Francisco’s eastern waterfront.
The ride will cover 5 or 6 miles of mostly flat, mostly paved terrain between the Embarcadero and Heron’s Head Park; there will be a …

2012 Holidays on the Home Front: Sunday | Angel Island
Sunday, November 11 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but you gotta get yourself to Angel Island.
| Angel Island
2012 Holidays on the Home Front: Sunday | Angel Island

Angel Island State Park will host Holidays on the Home Front at Fort McDowell (East Garrison) on Saturday and Sunday, November 10 and 11, 2012 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Learn how the Army helped soldiers and their families celebrate the holidays while on the ...

Life Size Mousetrap Board Game & Live Music | Oakland
Sunday, November 11 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*donations gladly accepted for our wonderful community space
| Peralta Junction Pop-Up
Life Size Mousetrap Board Game & Live Music | Oakland

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 stunning work of …

Free Hot Dog Day: Election Hangover Special | Inner Richmond
Sunday, November 11 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free veggie or beef hot dog
| Frankenart Mart
Free Hot Dog Day: Election Hangover Special | Inner Richmond

 The Frankenart Mart is a quirky “Only in San Francisco” type of art gallery in the Inner Richmond. Not only do they have curious one-of-a-kind participatory art projects, but once a month there’s free hot dogs. Cat hair toppings available. >> Keep in mind this is ...

Mt. Davidson Beer Hike: Three Peaks and a Pub | SF
Sunday, November 11 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP preferred
| Miraloma Dr & Marne Ave.
Mt. Davidson Beer Hike: Three Peaks and a Pub | SF

Dress warmly and meet up for a group hike over three peaks and then reward yourself with a pint at pub in Cole Valley afterwards.
3 Peaks and a Pub Hike Schedule:
We will begin at Bus Stop (43) on Miraloma Dr & Marne Ave. Following meeting, …

Jericho: Urban Nerf Gun Weekend Spy Game | Union Square
Sunday, November 11 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE with RSVP via Meetup.com
| Union Square Park
Jericho: Urban Nerf Gun Weekend Spy Game | Union Square

The next weekend Jericho will take place at 1pm on Sunday, November 11, 2012.
Here are a few words from your organizer:
Hey guys. I’ve got the next weekend game set to mostly take place in China Town. It’ll probably be cold, so bundle up and wear …

Rasputin Free In-Store Concert: Little Red Lung | Berkeley
Sunday, November 11 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Rasputin Berkeley
Rasputin Free In-Store Concert: Little Red Lung | Berkeley

Los Angeles’ Little Red Lung began in 2007 as a solo project of singer/keyboardist Zoe-Ruth Erwin, and was immediately seeded as a dramatic, dynamic, and genre-defying musical exhibition, performing in small avant-indie venues across the city.
The following year, after an extensive eastern U.S. tour, she …

JAZZ + At The de Young: The Faye Carol Quartet | SF
Sunday, November 11 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | de Young Museum
JAZZ + At The de Young: The Faye Carol Quartet | SF

The Dynamic Miss Faye Carol – vocals – Marco Casasola – piano – Geechi Taylor, drums – Howard Wiley, saxophone – Marcus Shelby, bass
Carol is one of the premiere vocalists of her time. Arranging jazz standards and other popular songs in her own way is …

Dodgeball Viewing Party: Food & Drinks | SoMa
Sunday, November 11 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required
| Jillian's
Dodgeball Viewing Party: Food & Drinks | SoMa

Watch local tech companies battle it out in an intense charity dodgeball tournament on Sunday, November 11, 2012.
All the action from the elimination rounds and the finals will be streaming live at Jillian’s in San Francisco.
Drinks and food will be provided as you cheer on your team.
Free, but an …

SFStop’s Burlesque & Street Photography Showcase | SF
Sunday, November 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*The Photo Gallery is Free, the Cafe food is Cash Only
| Akiba Gallery and Cafe
SFStop's Burlesque & Street Photography Showcase | SF

San Francisco’s newest photo collective, SFStop, hosts its first gallery showcase in a unique photo show that is a far venture from the stodgy traditional galleries while not a total hipster-fest.
Photo series include a Burlesque portrait shoot, “Characters in The Bay,” a good number of …

Underground Films: The Big Parade (1925) 8mm/Sound | Berkeley
Sunday, November 11 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations Accepted
| The Tannery
Underground Films: The Big Parade (1925) 8mm/Sound | Berkeley

The Big Parade (1925) 8mm/Sound
The idle son of a rich businessman joins the army when the U.S.A. enters World War One. He is sent to France, where he becomes friends with two working-class soldiers. He also falls in love with a Frenchwoman, but has to …

Every Sunday

The Free Book Store | East Bay
Every Sunday – All Day | Cost: FREE | Bay Area Free Book Exchange
The Free Book Store | East Bay

Visit the Bay Area Free Book Exchange (open every Saturday and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm in El Cerrito) and take home up to 100 books for free.
Yes, all 10,000+ books on all the shelves are available to the public, free of charge. …

Free Rooftop Yoga Sundays | Lombardi Sports
Every Sunday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE
Free Rooftop Yoga Sundays | Lombardi Sports

Under the beautiful skies of San Francisco, join the Lombardi Sports for a Rooftop Yoga Class, a 60-minute all-levels yoga class designed to promote a healthy, well-balanced lifestyle.
During Rooftop Yoga, you’ll do standing, seated, and balancing postures, as well as inversions. The classes are designed …

Sunday Yoga in the Park | Dolores Park
Every Sunday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Donation-based Yoga, pay whatever you can - Rain may cancel
| Dolores Park
Sunday Yoga in the Park | Dolores Park

Enjoy Yoga on Sundays in Dolores Park at 11 am, provided by the teachers of the Purusha Yoga community.
Come and play outdoors in nature. Enjoy inverting, reverting and melting into the ground. Join up for a rejuvenating morning flow and meditation for body, mind, and …

Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance | Golden Gate Park
Every Sunday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting (rain cancels)
| Golden Gate Park
Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance | Golden Gate Park

Get ready to swing in Golden Gate Park every sunny Sunday at “Lindy in the Park,” a weekly free event near the de Young Museum, when the streets of Golden Gate Park are closed to traffic and the dancers take over.
Lindy in the Park | Free Outdoor …

Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party | SF
Every Sunday – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Park
Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party | SF

There is a place in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park that is heaven for Bay Area inline skaters and roller skaters who like to boogie to the funky beat on wheels.
The Godfather of Skate brings his mobile DJ unit and plays groovy tunes for you …

Victorian Walking Tour | Pacific Heights
Every Sunday – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| Meet at 1801 Bush
Victorian Walking Tour | Pacific Heights

See and learn about the Victorian era architecture of the city’s first suburb on a guided walk from SF City Guides.
On a walk through the neighborhood of Lafayette Square, you’ll learn about Victorian lifestyles and San Francisco’s illustrious history. You’ll see some steep streets and …

Free Dive Bar BBQ | Bender’s Bar & Grill
Every Sunday – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but you'll have to buy your drinks.
Free Dive Bar BBQ | Bender's Bar & Grill

Since Sundays are the only day of the week that their kitchen’s closed, consider this Bender’s gift to you. Every Sunday from 3 till 7 pm, they’ll treat the public to a free BBQ with burgers, veggie options, or whatever else the bar’s in the …

Free Sunday BBQ | Lower Haight
Free Sunday BBQ | Lower Haight

Finish off the weekend at Molotov’s and enjoy an afternoon of free food (usually around 3 pm) every Sunday between games of pool, retro pinball, and some serious punk rock ‘tude. While it’s usually burgers and hot dogs, occasionally the bar mixes it up with …

Sunday Afternoon Bluegrass Jam | Bernal Heights
Every Sunday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Lucky Horseshoe
Sunday Afternoon Bluegrass Jam | Bernal Heights

Grab that banjo, mandolin, guitar, fiddle, harmonica and autoharp, and head over to The Lucky Horseshoe in Bernal Heights to join in San Francisco’s only Bluegrass Jam on a Sunday afternoon.
Jamming happens from 4-7 pm every Sunday at 453 Corland Avenue.
Yodelai-hee-hoooooo…
Photo credit: Bernalwood

The Starry Plough Sunday Matinee Concerts | Berkeley
Every Sunday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
The Starry Plough Sunday Matinee Concerts | Berkeley

The Starry Plough in Berkeley hosts a weekly all-ages matinee concert series from 4-7 pm every Sunday.
The show is free, but donations are welcome. The pub opens at 2 pm. There is a large selection of beers and full kitchen with satisfying pub staples like …

Honky Tonk Sundays: Americana & Old Crusty Vinyl DJ Night | Comstock
Every Sunday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover, but bring cash for drinks & food
| Comstock Saloon
Honky Tonk Sundays: Americana & Old Crusty Vinyl DJ Night | Comstock

Comstock Saloon, SF’s throwback saloon on the edge of the Financial District hosts Honky Tonk Sundays.
In the spirit of the wild west, get your cocktails shaken with tunes from DJ Blaze Orange’s old- crusty vinyl collection of 20th century American country music, plus Western Swing and …

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