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Events for January 23, 2013

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Wednesday, January 23

Whole Foods CEO John Mackey Talk: Conscious Capitalism | Cupertino
Wednesday, January 23 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Whole Foods Stevens Creek (Cupertino)
Whole Foods CEO John Mackey Talk: Conscious Capitalism | Cupertino
Hear the CEO & co-founder of Whole Foods Market talk about his approach to business and his book Conscious Capitalism: A Whole-istic Approach to Capitalism on January 23, 2013 at Whole Foods Market Stevens Creek in Cupertino. John Mackey, iconic CEO and co-founder, is known for his ...
Free “Lady GaGa” Drag Show & Free Food | Castro
Free
Celebrate freedom from smoking with performer Bebe Sweetbriar on Cafe Flore’s smoke-free patio, and if you’re one one of the first 10 people, you’ll even score a free dinner. Free, but RSVP is appreciated. Come at 4pm and if you’re one of the first 10 people to sign the ...

Sneak Preview of Castro Street’s Upcoming Makeover | SF
Wednesday, January 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Eureka Valley Recreation Center
Sneak Preview of Castro Street's Upcoming Makeover | SF
One of San Francisco’s well-known and iconic streets, Castro Street will be redesigned to help accommodate the thousands of residents and visitors who use the street daily. The City, along with the Castro/Upper Market Community Benefits District, Merchants of Upper Market and Castro, and the Castro/Eureka ...
Aether Apparel Grand Opening: Food, Drinks & Crazy Architecture | SF
Wednesday, January 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP - visit hayeswire.com for RSVP details.
| Aether Apparel
Aether Apparel Grand Opening: Food, Drinks & Crazy Architecture | SF
In celebration of the Aether Apparel’s launch in Hayes Valley, the company, which is known for its performance sportswear, will be hosting a grand opening party Wednesday, January 23, 2013 from 6pm to 9pm. The bash will feature complimentary food and drinks from SF vendors and ...
Free Concert: Postpunk Pop Band: Lenz | Oakland
Wednesday, January 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Parish
Free Concert: Postpunk Pop Band: Lenz | Oakland
See “ice pop” band Lenz perform a free album release show joined by The Mallard, Casy & Brian, and Dragontime at The New Parish on January 23, 2013. Concert Lineup | January 23, 2013 Lenz create infectious glam punk with a nod to their krautrock predecessors with boatloads of old 80s synths. The Mallard ...
Levy Dance Studio Grand Opening Party | SF
Wednesday, January 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
| LEVYstudio
Levy Dance Studio Grand Opening Party | SF
Join LevyStudio (formerly known as Studio Gracia) as they reveal their new upgrade and what better way to celebrate than with a party, free food, drinks, fun, and of course some dance. Free, but RSVP is required. What you once knew as a room of sea foam green has been ...
Win Tix: “Coming to America” Comedy Night: Ali Mafi | The Punchline
Wednesday, January 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Ticket value, $15 each
| The Punch Line
I.N.S. Comedy presents the Coming to America comedy night at San Francisco’s The Punchline comedy club with headliner Ali Mafi from LOGO specials, Guy Branum from Chelsea Lately, Yayne Abeba from Last Comic Standing, Noel Elgrably from The Sultans of Satire, Awet Teame from Total Blackout ...
AlphaBar: A to Z Bar Crawl: “B” is for Butter | SF
Wednesday, January 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*bring cash for drinks
| Butter
AlphaBar: A to Z Bar Crawl:
Come to a downhome trailer party at Butter with $1 off all drinks and $5 Trailer Tea, plus they gots tasty trailer-trash treats for sale like twinkies. Fried twinkies. And tater tots. And, Jesus H. Christ on a cracker, they got mini goldern corndogs, White ...

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 …

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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