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Thursday, November 15

Free Storytime & Free Admission to Contemporary Jewish Museum | SF
Thursday, November 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free only with a sticker you receive at a storytime event.
| Contemporary Jewish Museum
Free Storytime & Free Admission to Contemporary Jewish Museum | SF
Celebrate the opening of The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats with the San Francisco Public Library special Ezra Jack Keats storytime events at four SF Library locations. Get a special Ezra Jack Keats sticker at a storytime event, then get free admission ...
Free Third Thursday: Vintage Movie “Hello, Frisco, Hello” | SF
Thursday, November 15 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Society of California Pioneers
Free Third Thursday: Vintage Movie
Hello, Frisco? Are you there? Come join The Society of California Pioneers for a vintage movie night, featuring the classic flick “Hello, Frisco, Hello” from the year 1943. Set in turn-of-the-century San Francisco, Alice Faye and John Payne star in the story of an ambitious ...

Free After-Work Pizza Giveaway: Annie’s Homegrown | Marina Green
Thursday, November 15 – 4:45 pm | Cost: FREE*
*while supplies last
| Marina Green
Free After-Work Pizza Giveaway: Annie's Homegrown | Marina Green
Want a little free pizza action after work on Thursday? Make sure you check twitter for the exact location on Marina Green starting at 4:45pm and grab yourself a free slice. Annie’s Homegrown says… Hello, Bay Area! We’re dishing out free slices of pizza, playing games and ...
Analog Happy Hour: Massages, Typewriters, Hand-drawn Portraits, & Live Music | Tenderloin
Thursday, November 15 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required
| Jones
Analog Happy Hour: Massages, Typewriters, Hand-drawn Portraits, & Live Music | Tenderloin
Drop the phone and disconnect from technology for a night of Device Free Drinks with an analog zone with typewriters, games, free hand-drawn portraits, communal art, live music, and donation-based massages from 5-9 pm at Jones in San Francisco. Device Free Drinks II Activities: The Digital Detox phone-check at the door ...
Free Wine for Moustaches | Grand Cafe
Free Wine for Moustaches | Grand Cafe
On Thursday, November 15 the Grand Cafe is asking guests to “Show Us Your ‘Stach” – come bearing a mustache (real or otherwise), and get a free glass of Beaujolais Nouveau, the newly arrived French red wine. Chef Alicia Jenish will also have two dinner specials ...
Braniac NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, November 15 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $12 | California Academy of Sciences
Braniac NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Test the limits of your cerebral cortex on a night dedicated to brain power. Gather up a team and compete in a pub-style trivia showdown hosted by Brainstormers, or outsmart your friends in a game of oversized chess or checkers provided by homefrys. Explore the big questions ...
Film Screening & Q+A: The Start-up Kids w/ Free Drinks & Snacks | Mission
Thursday, November 15 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required
| Wix Lounge
Film Screening & Q+A: The Start-up Kids w/ Free Drinks & Snacks | Mission
Head to Wix Lounge in the Mission for a free film screening of The Startup Kids from 6-9 pm on Wednesday, November 14, 2012. Catch the flick and enjoy free beer, wine and popcorn. There will be a post-screening Q+A with Hermione Way, who is featured in ...
Win Tix: SF Beta Startup Mixer: Cloud & Infrastructure Edition | 111 Minna
Thursday, November 15 – 6:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular admission price, $25
| 111 Minna Gallery
November 15, 2012: Cloud & Infrastructure Edition The last SF Beta of the year focuses on two of the hottest topics in tech: Cloud & Infrastructure. We’re focusing on the future of the web — and the backbone that powers it — with a theme that’s ...
Win Tix: Rick Prelinger’s SF Lost Landscapes Retrospective | SoMa
Thursday, November 15 – 6:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular cost, $10 General (includes Museum admission)
| Contemporary Jewish Museum
Take a look back at first six years of Rick Prelinger’s Lost Landscapes, with home movies and footage of San Francisco’s social and political struggles, spanning 1910–1970. Prelinger searches out archival film, home movies, political reels, and other celluloid remnants to splice together long-unseen film footage of ...
Free Screening: Short Films & Live Music | Oakland
Thursday, November 15 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Peralta Junction Pop-Up
Free Screening: Short Films & Live Music | Oakland
Peralta Junction will be screening a bunch of short films from (mainly) local filmmakers. The Picnic is an Oakland-made silent movie directed by Allen White and produced by Bree Hylkema. (25 min.) The cast includes many local artists and performers and features an original score by Dan Cantrell. “This ...
Free Sneak Preview: Silver Linings Playbook
Thursday, November 15 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Code required, arrive early as admission not guaranteed
| Secret Movie Theater (SF)
Free Sneak Preview: Silver Linings Playbook
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Silver Linings Playbook”, Life doesn’t always go according to plan…. Free Film Screening: Silver Linings Playbook Thursday, November 15, 2012 (7:30p) Secret Movie Theater Location in San Francisco – RSVP Code: FUNSFYC07 Tickets available through GoFoBo.com/rsvp Tickets are free, but subject to ...
Win Tix: 2012 Future Sound Music Fest & Dance Party | SF Feel the music and get down while helping out your city at Future Sound Music Fest 2012 and Benefit for the SF Food Bank at Mighty on November 15, 2012. The event features 15 acts in two areas  of house, hip hop and electro with headlining ...
Free Gypsy Swing Jazz Concert: Gaucho | Yoshi’s Oakland
Thursday, November 15 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yoshi's Jazz Club (Oakland)
Free Gypsy Swing Jazz Concert: Gaucho | Yoshi's Oakland
Check out a free jazz concert by Gaucho, SF Weekly’s “Best Jazz/Blues Band of 2009″ in the Lounge at Yoshi’s Jazz Club in Oakland’s Jack London Square. “Gaucho has its own feel,” group’s founder Dave Ricketts says. “It has a Gypsy jazz sound, but we don’t ...

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: Free Standup & Intrusive Interviews | Oakland
Every Thursday – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE
Storking Comedy: Free Standup & Intrusive Interviews | Oakland

Storking Comedy is a weekly comedy showcase with a twist; the show features some of the Bay’s best comedians whom are subsequently interviewed after their performance.
The results are akin to an irreverent Inside the Actor’s Studio as host, OJ Patterson, alternates between goofy rapport and intrusive investigation. Additional questions are fielded from …

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 …

“Rock and Roll Comedy Jam” Night | Milk Bar
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | The Milk Bar

Music and standup comedy collide every Thursday at Milk Bar on Haight Street.
Hilarious comedians from all over the country are joined on stage by the band Medicine Bug who provide an improvised musical accompaniment.

The Mission Position Comedy Showcase | SF
The Mission Position Comedy Showcase | SF

The Mission Position is an independent comedy showcase, hosted by four of San Francisco’s most acclaimed comedians – Matt Lieb, Kate Willett, Trevor Hill and Jessica Sele.
Get $5 tickets with Eventbrite discount code: FUNCHEAP. Otherwise, tickets are $10.
Every Thursday, audiences fill Lost Weekend Video’s famous CineCave …

“Nightlife on Mars” Underground Comedy Night | SF
Every Thursday – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Murphy's Pub

Nightlife on Mars is an underground comedy club at Murphy’s Pub produced and hosted by Ryan Cronin. It’s a free weekly showcase of local (and sometimes national) comedy talent right in the heart of downtown San Francisco.

Drink Special: $1 off draft beers during the show
Nightlife …

Bear Country Funk: Live Soul, Hip Hop & Latin Dance Party | Berkeley
Every Thursday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Bear Country Funk: Live Soul, Hip Hop & Latin Dance Party | Berkeley

Every Thursday night, The Starry Plough in Berkeley hosts a live funk, soul, hip hop and Latin dance party from 9 pm to midnight.
Come on down to shake it to some funky live music, plus great food and drinks available from the bar.

“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 …

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