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Wednesday, January 16

Giants World Series Trophy Tour 2013 | Vallejo
Giants World Series Trophy Tour 2013 | Vallejo

Here’s your chance to get a photo with the 2012 and 2010 Giants World Series Trophy. The Giants World Champions Trophy Tour takes place for the second time in two years – with both the 2010 and 2012 trophies traveling all over Northern California (and ...

Quiet Lightning Art & Lit Bash w/ Free Food | Sports Basement
Wednesday, January 16 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Sports Basement (Bryant St.)
Quiet Lightning Art & Lit Bash w/ Free Food | Sports Basement
Come get surround by art on the walls and wandering minstrels, food and Downtown Wine on the pour. Special guests at each station: Studio One, 826, and SOMArts in the house; a video projector, exquisite corpse, oracular storytelling, a lightning trivia station with prizes and ...

Rolling Stones 50th Anniv: Rare Vintage Film Clip Night | SF
Wednesday, January 16 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Park Branch Library
Rolling Stones 50th Anniv: Rare Vintage Film Clip Night | SF
On January 12, 1963, Charlie Watts played his first gig with the Rolling Stones, finalizing the lineup that launched the band to stardom second only to the Beatles. On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 from 6:30pm-8:30pm at the Park Branch of the San Francisco Library on 1833 Page Street, rock ...
SkepTalk: Overconfidence & the Frailty of Knowledge | Berkeley
Wednesday, January 16 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations requested
| La Peña Cultural Center
SkepTalk: Overconfidence & the Frailty of Knowledge | Berkeley
While self-confidence is a prized human attribute, too much confidence can be obnoxious, pernicious, and even deadly. This audience-participation skeptalk will present a simple 10-question quiz to measure an important aspect of individual self-confidence. With analysis and discussion of these measurements, audience members will be better ...
Free Sneak Preview: Schwarzenegger’s “The Last Stand”
Wednesday, January 16 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Code required, arrive early as admission not guaranteed
| Secret Movie Theater (SF)
Free Sneak Preview: Schwarzenegger's
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “The Last Stand”, After leaving his LAPD narcotics post following a bungled op. Free Film Screening: The Last Stand Wednesday, January 16, 2013(7:30pm) Secret Movie Theater Location in San Francisco – RSVP Code: FUNSFY20P Tickets available through GoFoBo.com/rsvp Tickets are free, but ...
Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF
Wednesday, January 16 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*bring cash for drinks
| Northstar Cafe
Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF

Try your hand (literally) at the Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl starting in North Beach. Get lubricated on $3.50 drink specials, and compete in Rock Paper Scissors tournament qualifying rounds while moving from bar to bar. The tournament champ wins a $25 bar tab. Meet new people while earning ...

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 …

“Heart of the City” Wednesday Farmers Market | UN Plaza
Every Wednesday – All Day | Cost: FREE | United Nations Plaza (about Civic Center BART)

Heart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, nonprofit farmers market located year round on Sundays and Wednesdays in San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza, rain or shine. Nearly 30 local farmers and artisan food vendors provide a wide selection of fresh local produce, …

Stitch In: Come By, Meet People & Stitch | SF
Every Wednesday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco School of Needlework and Design
Stitch In: Come By, Meet People & Stitch | SF

These free events give you the opportunity to stitch in an inspiring environment with fellow enthusiasts. Bring along your projects, embroidery, knitting or even darning, and enjoy the company of others and their vast needlework library at your leisure.
Free Stitch Ins meet every Wednesday from …

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 …

Intimate Free Lunchtime Concert Series | Mill Valley
Every Wednesday – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Throckmorton Theatre
Intimate Free Lunchtime Concert Series | Mill Valley

The community is invited to Throckmorton Theatre’s complimentary fall season of Wednesday Noon Concerts. As part of their ongoing mission to use the transformative power of the arts to inspire and enrich the community, they have opened their doors for the past two years, every Wednesday at noon, …

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 …

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 …

Dandelion Chocolate: Factory Tour & Guided Tasting | SF
Every Wednesday – 6:10 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 and reservations are required
Dandelion Chocolate: Factory Tour & Guided Tasting | SF

Mmmm… chocolate! Four days a week, Dandelion Chocolates offer $5 factory tours (with tastings) and they’ll send you off with a hot chocolate gift card so you can end your experience on an extra chocolatey note. These tours can book up months in advance (especially for …

“Musical Wednesdays” Sing-Along At The Edge | Castro
Every Wednesday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Edge

Start your week singing with Musical Mondays or get over the hump with Musical Wednesdays at The Edge in the Castro, where they play all of your favorite musicals to sing and drink along with a different theme each week from 7 pm to 2 am every …

Battle of the Centuries: Bach vs. Beethoven vs. Rock ‘n’ Roll | North Beach
Every Wednesday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission but minimum $5 donation appreciated.
| Monroe
Battle of the Centuries: Bach vs. Beethoven vs. Rock 'n' Roll | North Beach

Travel through musical time at Battle of the Centuries every Wednesday at Monroe featuring a full night full of live music with a small classic orchestra switching centuries every hour ranging from Bach to Mozart and Beethoven and modern rock classics.
Plus there’s accompanying drink specials for each …

“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland
Every Wednesday – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Uptown Nightclub!

Moonlight Comedy is a live stand up comedy showcase taking place under the stars in the outdoor patio, in the heart of downtown Oakland, at The Uptown. Dress warmly; they’ve got a couple of patio heaters to help keep you toasty.
Each week features some of the …

“Roots, Rum & Reggae” Live Reggae Night | Peninsula
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE
“Roots, Rum & Reggae” Live Reggae Night | Peninsula

The Historic 7 Mile House will be hosts a weekly Wednesday reggae night appropriately called “Roots Rum & Reggae”, and will feature the Bay Area’s best reggae bands on a rotating schedule.
Check out the 7 Mile House calendar for details on this week’s band.
The event …

Free Live Jazz & Latin Jazz Nights | Cigar Bar
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cigar Bar & Grill
Free Live Jazz & Latin Jazz Nights |  Cigar Bar

Join the Cigar Bar & Grill every Wednesday & Thursday evening for a free Jazz show (both traditional jazz and latin jazz) by local Bay Area musicians.
Shows start at 8pm. Enjoy great food, drinks & Jazz. For complete line-up and more information please visit their website.
Live …

Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF
Every Wednesday – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with a drink special purchase.
| Monroe
Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF

Try your hand (literally) at the Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl starting in North Beach.
Get lubricated on $3.50 drink specials, and compete in Rock Paper Scissors tournament qualifying rounds while moving from bar to bar. The tournament champ wins a $25 bar tab. Meet new people while earning points to …

“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.
Housepitality DJ Night
Every Wednesday …

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