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Chronicle Books Warehouse Sale: Friday | 80% Off
Friday, December 14 – 10:00 am | Cost: 80% Off | Chronicle Books HQ
Chronicle Books Warehouse Sale: Friday | 80% Off

Need some last minute gifts but don’t want to pay outrageous last minute shipping costs?  Stock up on holiday gifts and save 80% off hundreds of selected titles at the Chronicle Books Warehouse Sale on December 12-14, 2012. Choose from cookbooks, children’s books, lifestyle + ...

Whole Foods Market Holiday Tasting Faire | San Mateo
Friday, December 14 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Whole Foods (San Mateo)
Whole Foods Market Holiday Tasting Faire | San Mateo

Taste your way throughout the store and help support the community at the Holiday Vendor Faire at Whole Foods Market in San Mateo on Friday, December 14, 2012.
Sample the best foods of the season from many vendors during the Holiday Vendor Faire.
Holiday Vendor Faire samples include:

Mary’s …

Annual Holiday “Cookie Swap” Party | Hayes Valley
Friday, December 14 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Bring cookies to swap too
| Seesaw
Annual Holiday

Bring an appetite and a batch of  your famous cookies for the annual Holiday Cookie Swap party at Seesaw on Friday, December 14, 2012.
You’ll enjoy festive holiday music, and sip on complimentary hot chocolate, coffee and tea as you swap delicious decadent cookies.
It’s $5 per …

Heartworks Anniversary Party: Free Food & Drinks | South Bay
Friday, December 14 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
| Heartworks Gallery
Heartworks Anniversary Party: Free Food & Drinks | South Bay

Join Heartworks Gallery in Campbell for a festive evening of complimentary food, wine and of course art and holiday cheer on December 14, 2012.
Free, but RSVP is required.
They’re celebrating their anniversary and will have complimentary drinks and treats provided by The Hot Pink Box – Dessert Caterer, Reynolds …

UpOut’s Holipalooza | Vessel
UpOut's Holipalooza | Vessel

Our good friends at UpOut are throwing their first holiday party on December 14, 2012 – a “Holipalooza” with remixed xmas music, food carts and specialty drinks (both for purchase), local artists decorating xmas trees and even promising us one bad-ass break dancing santa.
Cost: $5 …

Swap/Meet SF’s Free Shopping Day | SF
Friday, December 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Swap / Meet SF
Swap/Meet SF's Free Shopping Day | SF

Join swap/meet SF and Free Utopian Projects for their final event of the year: Free Gift Shop on December 14, 2012.
FoodLab will be transformed into a free store full of a variety of second hand goods, decorator and kitchen items, thriving plants, art, crafts and …

Free Circus Variety Show: Friday | SF
Friday, December 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
| Circus Center
Free Circus Variety Show: Friday | SF

‘Rockin’ Around the Big Top‘ is a free, family-oriented showcase presented by students, alumni, and community members from the training programs at Circus Center in San Francisco on December 14-16, 2012. Free, but RSVP is required. The show features aerial acts, ground acts, clowns, and ...

The Late Shabbat: Adult Bar Mitzvah Party | Inner Richmond
Friday, December 14 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Congregation Emanu-El
The Late Shabbat: Adult Bar Mitzvah Party | Inner Richmond

Dress up in semi-formal attire because you’re invited to celebrate the coming of age, 13 years, of Late Shabbat at Congregation Emanu-El on Friday, December 14, 2012.
In honor of the Late Shabbat’s 13th anniversary, several young adults in their 20s and 30s will celebrate their Bar and Bat Mitzvah, led …

Win Tix: TGIF Standup Comedy & Improv Show | SF
Friday, December 14 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular cost, $5
| Stage Werx Theatre
TGIF Standup Comedy & Improv Show | SF

Enjoy some comedy from Lydia Popovich, Yuri Kagan, RonVigh, Trevor Hill and Yayne Abebalocal, who have been on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, have performed all over the country and are regulars at the San Francisco Punchline.
Come for the comedy and stick around for the improv show afterwards.

Shabbat Chanukah: Cocktails & Dinner | SF
Friday, December 14 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free only for the first 50 RSVPs. Once they're gone the price is $18.
| Jewish Learning Institute
Shabbat Chanukah: Cocktails & Dinner | SF

Zehut Young Adults presents Shabbat Cocktails & Dinner on the 7th night of light of Chanukah with vodkas & latkes so come schmooze and booze with other young Jews in the Bay Area on December 14, 2012.
Free for the first 50 RSVPs. $18 after.
Friday night services …

Animal Dance Party: Live Electro/House | Harlot
Friday, December 14 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 10:30 PM with RSVP
| Harlot
Animal Dance Party: Live Electro/House | Harlot

Dress up in your boldest animal threads and get wild on the dance floor for The Animal Party at Harlot in San Francisco.
Get down to music by Traviswild, Girls n Boomboxes, and Fingers Crossed.
The Animal Party | December 14, 2012 | Line-up: 

Traviswild: The King of the Jungle–Traviswild recently …

Win Tix: Poor Moon: Fleet Foxes Offshoot | Rickshaw Stop
Friday, December 14 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular price, $10-12
| Rickshaw Stop
Poor Moon: Fleet Foxes Offshoot | Rickshaw Stop

Poor Moon is a side project of Fleet Foxes’ Christian Wargo and Casey Wescott with SF’s Ian and Peter Murray (The Christmas Cards) and began long distance with demos sent back and forth while Wargo and Wescott were touring with Fleet Foxes.
Keyboard and guitar duo, …

Push The Feeling DJ Night: Elephant & Castle | Lower Haight
Friday, December 14 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 10pm, $5 after.
| Underground SF
Push The Feeling DJ Night: Elephant & Castle | Lower Haight

Push the Feeling is back this Friday, December 14th with Elephant & Castle (Live • Plug Research) and Natural Curves (Live • Chromavision) + residents YR SKULL and epicsauce DJs.

Every Friday

Alisha’s Free Home Cookin’ Fridays | The Riptide
Alisha's Free Home Cookin' Fridays | The Riptide

Follow the L until it ends, on Fridays after work and get rewarded with grubbing on free home cookin’ from Alisha.
Each week, she whips up home-style food that ranges from blushin bunnies, chili con carne, chicken pot pie, and, if you’re lucky, even tater tot …

Behind-the-Scenes Tour: New Park Construction | Presidio Gateway
Every Friday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required to rmenezes@presidiotrust.gov.
| Presidio Trust Headquarters
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: New Park Construction | Presidio Gateway

The Presidio Gateway project will create 13 acres of new parkland in the Presidio, re-connecting Crissy Field with the Main Post. Site tours are available every Friday afternoon from 4-5 pm from May 30 through September 26, 2014.
Free, but an RSVP is required to rmenezes@presidiotrust.gov.
Participants will learn about …

Fashion Studio Happy Hour Shopping Party | SoMa
Every Friday – 4:40 pm | Cost: FREE | 440 Brannan Studio Showroom
Fashion Studio Happy Hour Shopping Party | SoMa

440 Brannan Studio Showroom hosts a fashion happy hour every Friday from 4:40-7 pm. Sip on wine and beer while browsing their collection of unique styles by local designers.
440 Brannan Studio Showroom is a 5,000 square foot retail store and studio factory where prominent and emerging Bay Area designers …

Bites Off Broadway: Friday Night Food Truck Block Party & Picnic | Oakland
Every Friday – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food.
| Bites Off Broadway
Bites Off Broadway: Friday Night Food Truck Block Party & Picnic | Oakland

Bites Off Broadway will again bring the vibe of a neighborhood block party and picnic to the front of Studio One Art Center (465 45th Street) on Friday nights from 5:30-8:30 pm, May 9 – October 10, 2014.
Neighbors in The Temescal meet and greet on blankets and folks …

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 …

$1 Drink Fridays: “Battle of the Decades” DJ Party | North Beach
Every Friday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission with Facebook RSVP
| Monroe
$1 Drink Fridays:

Fridays are now a little bit more awesome. Did someone say $1 drinks and $2 tacos?
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 …

Red Hots $5 Friday Night Burlesque Show | Mission Dist.
Every Friday – 7:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5-10 sliding scale
| El Rio
Red Hots $5 Friday Night Burlesque Show | Mission Dist.

It’s saucy dancing with a sense of humor at the Red Hots Burlesque show on Fridays at El Rio, where you can see some of the bawdiest burlesque babes in the Bay,  for a sliding scale price starting at $5.
Come with your sense of humor and get …

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.
Over 25 of San Francisco’s underground comics entertain your cheap asses every week until the …

SF Beer Olympics: Drinking Games & $2 Beers | North Beach
SF Beer Olympics: Drinking Games & $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 special until 9:30 pm. After …

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

#Hashtag Comedy Night | SoMa Streat Food Park
Every Friday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoMa StrEat Food Park
#Hashtag Comedy Night | SoMa Streat Food Park

Come get your yaks out at the weekly #Hashtag comedy night at SoMa Streat Food Park hosted by Andrew Holmgren and Justin Gomes and featuring nationally touring and local comedians.
The show takes place every Friday night at 9 pm, and is brought to you by Sylvan …

Queer Fridays Live Music Series | El Rio
Every Friday – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | El Rio
Queer Fridays Live Music Series | El Rio

Get an earful of live music from queer artists, every Friday night at 10 pm at the free “Friday Live” series at El Rio in San Francisco’s Mission District.
DJ Emotions gets the party started with hip hop, salsa, house and world tunes at 10 pm sharp.
Begin …

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

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