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Friday, November 30

Free Family Portraits | JCPenney
Friday, November 30 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Appointments recommended
| JCPenney (Hayward)
Free Family Portraits | JCPenney

Get a head start on the holidays with a free family family portrait throughout the month of November 2012 at participating JCPenney locations. The free offer includes sitting fees, a traditional printed 8×10 portrait, as well as a digital copy of the same pose to share ...

Lomography 20th Anniversary Party: Free Cocktails, Cupcakes & ’90s Music | SF
Friday, November 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required
| Lomography Store
Lomography 20th Anniversary Party: Free Cocktails, Cupcakes & '90s Music | SF
Come celebrate two decades of analog love at the San Francisco Lomography Store with a truly radical 90s-themed birthday party, complete with neon and tubular activities on November 30, 2012. Free, but RSVP is required. Here’s a taste of what you can expect at the party: Cupcakes provided by ...

Muni Diaries SF Commute Photography Opening: Games & Prizes | SF
Friday, November 30 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Harvey Milk Photography Center
Muni Diaries SF Commute Photography Opening: Games & Prizes | SF
Come celebrate one of the most essential parts of San Francisco living: our daily commute. Muni Diaries has partnered up with Harvey Milk Photo Center for a photo exhibit called “In Transit.” In celebration of Muni’s centennial, this exhibit will feature photographs of your daily commute ...
SCRAP Art: Reception & Fashion Show | SF
Friday, November 30 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Arc Studios & Gallery
SCRAP Art: Reception & Fashion Show | SF
Opening Preview Reception: Fri, Nov 30th, 6:30 – 9:00pm 8:30pm: mini fashion show by artist & designer Tuan Tran
Samurai Movie Night: The Twilight Samurai | Japantown
Friday, November 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Japanese Cultural Center (JCCCNC)
Samurai Movie Night: The Twilight Samurai | Japantown
Veteran filmmaker Yoji Yamada — who is perhaps most famous for cranking out most of the 48 films of the Tora-san series — directs this good-natured drama set in the waning years of the Edo period (1600-1867). The Twilight Samurai plot Seibei (Hiroyuki Sanada) is a low-level ...
Win Tix: $5 Classic Movie Night: Miracle on 34th Street | Paramount Theater
Friday, November 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular cost, $5
| Paramount Theatre
Could a department store Santa Claus actually be the real Santa Claus? Could this film be the best Christmas movie ever? The only way to find out for certain is to not miss seeing this perennial favorite on the Paramount Theatre’s big screen. The film’s marvelous ...
Beer Olympics: Fun, Games & $1 Beer | SF
Friday, November 30 – 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: DRMS: Soulful Afro Folk Pop | Rickshaw Stop
Friday, November 30 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular price, $10 adv, $12 door
| Rickshaw Stop
DRMS melds multiple genres into a pulsating rhythmic psychedelic pop juggernaut – what would happen if Billie Holiday was selected to perform in an electro-afro-pop infused band curated by David Lynch. San Francisco’s songster Ash Reiter and indie rockers Cannons and Clouds open the show.
Pangea: One World, One Dance | East Bay
Friday, November 30 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 in advance, $10 at the door
| Craneway Pavilion
Pangea: One World, One Dance | East Bay
Pangea is all about dance – whether it’s Latin, hip hop, ballet, bhangra, jazz, Irish, ballroom and whatever strikes your fancy, a live band & DJ will cover it so you can take over the huge dance floor of the Craneway. Live dance performances, live painting, local artisan crafts, ...
Win Tix: Hysterical Historical San Francisco: Holiday Edition | SF
Friday, November 30 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular cost, $15 with a printout of this Funcheap page, $25 without.
| Alcove Theater
In “Hysterical, Historical San Francisco – the Holiday Edition” – acclaimed comic Kurt Weitzmann takes us on a refreshingly “incorrect” 60-minute journey around the City by the Bay – from the Barbary Coast to the Haight Ashbury. Get in for $15 (regularly $25) when you print out this Funcheap event page ...
Win Tix: Moodymann: Classic Soul Meets Techno | Public Works
Friday, November 30 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular cost, $20
| Public Works
Moodymann is a hybrid form of techno/house dance music arrived at via reworked riffs, samples and grooves that remind people of the genre’s origins with classic soul and jazz samples and low-slung bass lines. UK’s Untold is in the Loft with support by DJs Galen, J-Bird, Solar and Deron (Stompy).

Every Friday

$1 Drink Fridays: “Battle of the Decades” DJ Party | North Beach
$1 Drink Fridays:

Fridays are now a little bit more awesome. Did someone say $1 drinks?
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 drink prices to …

Computer History Museum Geeky Block Party | 1/2 Off Admission & Off The Grid
Every Friday – 5:00 pm | Cost: $7.50*
*Museum admission is $7.50. Meals from food trucks varies.
| Computer History Museum
Computer History Museum Geeky Block Party | 1/2 Off Admission & Off The Grid

Every Friday night the Computer History Museum will be extending its hours so you can enjoy a fun block party offering 50% off museum admission price, a variety of food trucks and special museum programs.
The museum has partnered with Off the Grid, the Bay Area’s network of street food …

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 …

Free Circus Class Night: Learn Juggling & Tightwire Walking | SF
Every Friday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Circus Center
Free Circus Class Night: Learn Juggling & Tightwire Walking | SF

Come and play with all the fun circus toys that fit under the Circus Center‘s roof every Friday.
Circus Skills Jam Class
Most Fridays | 7-9 pm
Circus Center, 755 Frederick St., SF
FREE; RSVP Required. Please make sure to check-in before 6:45 pm.
Age limits: Everyone age 8 and older is welcome, …

Free Burlesque: Hunny Bunny & Her Hot Toddies | Skylark Bar
Every Friday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Skylark Bar
Free Burlesque: Hunny Bunny & Her Hot Toddies | Skylark Bar

 
Join Hunny Bunny and Her Hot Toddies for Mischief at the Skylark Bar every Friday at 8 pm.
 
Free Burlesque: Hunny Bunny & Her Hot Toddies
Every Friday | 8 pm
Skylark Bar, 3089 16th St, SF, CA
FREE
Enjoy drinks, dancing, DJs and more at this free weekly burlesque and …

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.
Pamtastic’s Comedy Clubhouse
Every Friday | 8-11 pm
Mutiny Radio, 2781 21st Street, SF, CA
FREE
Over 25 of San …

“Best of SF” Stand-Up Comedy Night | SF
Every Friday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Get tickets for $5 with promo code FUNCHEAP. Otherwise, tickets are $15.
| The Variety Preview Room / The Hobart Building

San Francisco has long been home to an electric comedy scene and has spawned some of the biggest names in stand-up from Margaret Cho to Patton Oswalt, in addition to current up and coming stars like Vahé Hove and Chris Schiappacasse. Check out a fresh …

“Ain’t Mama’s Drag” Weekly Variety Show | SF

San Francisco’s only drag variety show has Queens, Kings and live performers of every type imaginable. Expect the unexpected here. The audience cannot predict what hostess Cruzin d’Loo has dug up for their entertainment every Friday night at a respectable 8 pm… that’s the only thing respectable about …

Jazz at The Atlas Cafe | SF
Every Friday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Just tip the musicians.
| Atlas Cafe
Jazz at The Atlas Cafe | SF

Jazz at The Atlas is a weekly jazz residency with five rotating jazz bands. Music is always free, though tipping is encouraged.
Jazz at The Atlas Cafe
(This is a typical lineup and is subject to change – hey, it’s jazz baby)

1st Friday – Eli Maliwan Jazz Party …

“The Setup” Underground Comedy Show | SF
Every Friday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 online with discount code FUNCHEAP; otherwise, it's $10.
| The Basement

The Setup is an underground stand-up comedy show in the heart of San Francisco. This venue used to be the green room for the legendary Blackhawk jazz venue where Miles Davis used to play. Now, it’s a comedy show that features established comedians from around the …

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

SF Beer Olympics: Beer Pong, Flip Cup & $2 Beers | North Beach
SF Beer Olympics: Beer Pong, Flip Cup & $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 and wine special until 9:20 …

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

Night Moves: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | PianoFight
Every Friday – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP required.
| PianoFight
Night Moves: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | PianoFight

Every Friday night, Josef Anolin and Andrew Holmgren bring you a raucous party slash stand-up comedy showcase at the new PianoFight theater.
Night Moves: Stand-up Comedy Showcase
Every Friday | 11:59 pm
PianoFight, 144 Taylor Street, SF, CA
Free, but an RSVP is required.
Poet, Robert Sylvester Kelly once wrote, “After the …

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