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Wednesday, November 14

Movie-themed Canned Food Art Sculptures | SF
Wednesday, November 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Guests are encouraged to bring a canned food donation
| One Market Plaza
Movie-themed Canned Food Art Sculptures | SF

Teams of architects, engineers and contractors will compete to design and build giant structures created entirely out of canned food for the 3rd Annual San Francisco CANstruction 2013.  It’s similar to a sand castle contest, but all sculptures are made of canned food. At the end of ...

Naked Protest Against Nudity Ban | SF City Hall
Wednesday, November 14 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
Naked Protest Against Nudity Ban | SF City Hall
In true San Francisco spirit, get naked or as bare as you dare at a nude protest against a potential nudity ban on the steps of the City Hall at noon on Wednesday, November 14, 2012. We are about to lose our right to be nude ...

Green Business Expo & Free Ben & Jerry’s Sundaes | Walnut Creek
Wednesday, November 14 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required
| Third Workplace
Green Business Expo & Free Ben & Jerry's Sundaes | Walnut Creek
Learn about environmentally friendly companies and network with business owners and professionals while enjoying complimentary Ben and Jerry’s ice cream sundaes at the Green Business Expo at Third Workplace in Walnut Creek on Wednesday, November 14, 2012. Free, but an RSVP is required. Dress professionally. Tip: Free parking is available ...
Blow Pop Happy Hour: Hip Hop DJ Devonwho | Mission
Wednesday, November 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free shot of sake with RSVP.
| Blowfish Sushi
Blow Pop Happy Hour: Hip Hop DJ Devonwho | Mission
Noise Pop, Blowfish Sushi To Die For and Trumer Pilsner present the next Blow Pop Happy Hour on November 14th with a special guest DJ set from experimental hip hop beatmaker Devonwho. RSVP and get a free shot of sake. The bar will have Trumer Pils specials ...
Win Tix: 2012 Indie Spirits Expo | San Francisco Taste over 100 spirits from over 40 exhibitors, plus a rare opportunity to meet the distillers and owners from small-batch brands and mingle with fellow spirits aficionados. Discover new favorites at this one-night-only walk-around tasting of vodka, whiskey, rum, tequila, mezcal, cognac and more from brands ...
Refinery29 + ACRE/SF Birthday Bash: Bites & Booze | SF
Refinery29 + ACRE/SF Birthday Bash: Bites & Booze | SF
Join Refinery29 as they host ACRE/SF’s 1 year birthday bash on November 14, 2012 with shopping, bites, booze and live music by electronic music duo James & Evander. Free, but an RSVP is required. Email:  info@acresf.com The bites and booze are probably free, but bring a few bucks just ...
Iron Chef Marc Forgione’s Free Holiday Cooking Class | Macy’s
Wednesday, November 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP recommended
| Macy's (Union Square)
Iron Chef Marc Forgione's Free Holiday Cooking Class | Macy's
Join Macy’s Culinary Council Chef Marc Forgione as he cooks up festive favorites from The Macy’s Culinary Council Thanksgiving & Holiday Cookbook. Afterwards he’ll share the secrets to creating the perfect holiday party, plus sign your copy of the cookbook when you purchase it at the ...
Good Vibrations’ Hot Donuts & Hot Sex with Dr. Carol Queen | Polk
Wednesday, November 14 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Good Vibrations (Polk St.)
Good Vibrations' Hot Donuts & Hot Sex with Dr. Carol Queen | Polk
Good Vibrations is partnering with the legendary Bob’s Donuts and Carol Queen to present a night of Hot Sex & Hot Donuts. Ask Our Docs: Hot Donuts & Hot Sex Questions with your favorite Sexologist For the first time ever we’re teaming up with our friends at ...
Google’s Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt Talk | Mountain View
Wednesday, November 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required
| Computer History Museum
Google's Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt Talk | Mountain View
Join the Computer History Museum for a wide-ranging conversation with Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google moderated by Museum CEO John Hollar. RSVP to attend. Since joining Google in 2001, Eric Schmidt has helped grow the company from a Silicon Valley startup to a global leader in ...
Nerd Nite: Lock Picking, Bioengineering & Organ Transplants | Rickshaw Stop
Wednesday, November 14 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $8 | Rickshaw Stop
Nerd Nite: Lock Picking, Bioengineering & Organ Transplants | Rickshaw Stop
Due to Thanksgiving, Nerd Nite SF has been rescheduled to November 14, 2012. Nerd Nite SF #30: Lock Picking, Bioengineering, and Organ Transplants Going Off-Key: An Introduction to Lock Picking” by Eric Michaud College of Lockpicking’s esteemed professor/founder leads us through Locksport 101: Discover the inner workings of ...
Geographer Concert | Palo Alto
Wednesday, November 14 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required
| Illusions
Geographer Concert | Palo Alto
Catch a free concert by San Francisco indie rock band Geographer at Club Illusions in Palo Alto. Free, but an RSVP is required to attend. Please arrive early as RSVP does not guarantee admission if capacity is reached.  Pandora and Lenovo promise the ultimate concert experience with a Lenovo lounge ...
Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF
Wednesday, November 14 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for drinks
| Capp's Corner
Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF
Please note, the start of the pub crawl has been changed; the pub crawl will now begin at Capp’s Corner.
lOAKal Free Concert: The Sleeping Giants Jam Band | Oakland
Wednesday, November 14 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Parish
lOAKal Free Concert: The Sleeping Giants Jam Band | Oakland
November 14th features jam band supergroup The Sleeping Giants, Lebo and Friends and folk rock quintet Fruition. 21+ Lebo (Dan Lebowitz), a founding member of ALO (Brushfire/Universal Records), tours the world playing guitar, lap steel, pedal steel and singing. Drawing sustenance from the deep roots of traditional American ...

Every Wednesday

Free Outdoor Workout: Stairs, Core & Endurance | Pac Heights
Every Wednesday – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE | Kezar Stadium
Free Outdoor Workout: Stairs, Core & Endurance | Pac Heights

Every Wednesday morning at 6:30 am, gather at Alta Plaza Park for a free badass workout and a chance to meet fellow fitness enthusiasts in your city.
The half hour workouts are different each week, but consist of  boot camp style workouts like running hills, core …

$1 Book Sale | SF Main Library
Every Wednesday – 11:00 am | Cost: $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
$1 Book Sale | SF Main Library

From April – October, the San Francisco Public Library host weekly Wednesday Steps Sales, located at the Larkin Street entrance to the Main Library.
All books and media are just $1 or less each and all proceeds from Steps Sales benefit the San Francisco Public Library.
Please …

Autodesk Design Gallery & Tour | Embarcadero
Every Wednesday – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Autodesk Design Gallery & Tour | Embarcadero

The Autodesk Gallery at One Market in San Francisco celebrates the design process that takes a great idea and turns it into a reality.
With more than 20 different exhibits regularly on display that showcase the innovative work of Autodesk customers, the gallery illustrates the role …

Castro Farmers’ Market | SF
Every Wednesday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Castro Farmers' Market | SF

Every Wednesday night throughout the season, March 11 to December 16, 2015, Noe Street is abloom with fresh fruits and vegetables as the Castro Farmers’ Market brings California’s best to the neighborhood.
The farmers’ market is open 4-8 pm, rain or shine, but it doesn’t hurt to be …

Drumming For Rain | Walnut Creek
Drumming For Rain | Walnut Creek

If “rain dances” are performed, why not “rain drums” or drumming for rain? Bring yourself, a floor mat or pillow, drums, shakers, or anything percussion and join in the
This free rain-drumming group will be offered weekly in Walnut Creek on Wednesdays from 5-6 pm.
Free, but an RSVP is …

The ’90s “Sex & Candy” Naughty Coloring Book Party | SoMa
Every Wednesday – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover, but bring cash for drinks and tips.
The '90s

That local deadbeat-of-love, Broke Ass Stuart, is throwing his own ’90s alt-rock jam happy hour at Monarch on Wednesdays from 5:30-9:30 pm.
Broke Ass Stuart will be the guest bartender.
Plus, there will be naughty coloring books, markers and crayons at the bar, porno flicks on the screen, candy to …

Karma Cinema: Pay-What-You-Wish Movie Night | The New Parkway
Karma Cinema: Pay-What-You-Wish Movie Night | The New Parkway

Time to get generous; The New Parkway Theater is letting you pay-what-you-wish for a movie ticket every Wednesday night.
Theater doors open at 6 pm every Wednesday and every movie (albeit a few exceptions like private events) will be offered on a sliding scale of a penny (if …

Wednesday Evening Jazz at Sofitel Hotel | Redwood City
Every Wednesday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sofitel San Francisco Bay
Wednesday Evening Jazz at Sofitel Hotel | Redwood City

Sofitel San Francisco Bay will host a free weekly jazz concert featuring Bay Area saxophonist, Michael O’Neill every Wednesday from 6-8 pm from March to December in 2015.
Unwind and relax to a selection of O’Neill’s signature jazz compositions each week, while also enjoying light bites …

Dandelion Chocolate: Free Factory Tour & Guided Tasting | SF
Every Wednesday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
Dandelion Chocolate: Free Factory Tour & Guided Tasting | SF

Mmmm… chocolate! Four days a week, Dandelion Chocolates offer free factory tours (with tastings). These tours can book up months in advance (especially for the Saturday tours) so we recommend trying to book as early as possible and aim for a Wednesday or Thursday.
Weeknight Tours …

The Muffin Men Comedy Show & Sketch Videos | SF
Every Wednesday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | the sip bar 787 broadway. san francisco, ca
The Muffin Men Comedy Show & Sketch Videos | SF

The Muffin Men present the only Bay Area show that combines live stand up, sketch videos and sometimes live music in one hilarious night.
Feel Woods and Papp Johnson are part of the #HellaFunny comedy group and bring their unique brand of comedy to the swanked out …

“The Tabernacle” Stand-Up Comedy Show | SF
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | The Dark Room Theater

The Dark Room and Back Alley Comedy Present: The Tabernacle, a weekly comedy show hosted by Matt Lieb, Steve Post and Torio Van Grol.
The Tabernacle takes place every Wednesday night and features favorite local comedians for $5 bucks.

Free Comet Club Comedy | SF
Every Wednesday – 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 comedians featured on Conan, Letterman, and Comedy Central, hosted by Ben Feldman.
Comet Club Comedy
Every Wednesday | 8:30-10 pm
Comet Club, 3111 Fillmore Street, San Francisco
FREE

“Housepitality” DJ Party & Free Champagne | SoMa

Housepitality SF gives you a reason to come out dancing every Wednesday night with world-class artists and free champagne.
Enjoy free champagne from 9-10 pm and $5 Jameson (with mention of Housepitality discount). The RSVP list closes at 6 pm on the day of the show.
Cost: Most Houspitality nights …

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