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Friday, January 25

Giants World Series Trophy Tour 2013 | Redwood City
Giants World Series Trophy Tour 2013 | Redwood City

11am to 1pm: Redwood City
Courthouse Square
2200 Broadway Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
Fans will be allowed to take one photo per person (For example, if fans come in a group, they can choose to take a group photo our individual photo, but not both.) Suggested Donation to Junior …

2-for-1 Old-Timey Phosphate Cocktail Sodas | The Ice Cream Bar
Friday, January 25 – All Day | Cost: 2-for-1*
*2-for-1 Angostura Phosphate sodas only, on January 25, 2013.
| The Ice Cream Bar
2-for-1 Old-Timey Phosphate Cocktail Sodas | The Ice Cream Bar

The Ice Cream Bar, an 1930s-style soda fountain and diner in Cole Valley, is celebrating its first year in San Francisco with a week of specials.
On Friday, January 24, 2013, get your weekend started right with a 2-for-1 deal on their “remedy” of choice, an Angostura …

Spring Fashion Launch: Free Food, Cocktails & Makeovers | Pleasanton
Friday, January 25 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lanvie (Pleasanton)
Spring Fashion Launch: Free Food, Cocktails & Makeovers | Pleasanton

Lanvie Apparel invites you to join a night of free makeovers, hairstyling, photobooths, food, cocktails and discounts. 
Calipso Salon in Pleasanton has provided hairstylists to get you photo-ready for your shoot. Get dolled up by professional makeup artists, hairstylists, and smile big for the Spring Photobooth …

Oakland Warehouse Party | Live Music, Artists, Sword Dancing & Food Trucks
Friday, January 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to anyone, all night. Donations accepted.
| Cotton Mill Studios
Oakland Warehouse Party | Live Music, Artists, Sword Dancing & Food Trucks

A night of art in Oakland, the Cotton Mill studios opens up to the public just a few nights a year for a four-floor warehouse party to showcase art and design from local creative folks in their January 2013 art show, known as Full Wolf …

Free Documentary Night: “Vanishing of the Bees” | Santa Clara
Free Documentary Night:

Join B.U.G. at The Forge Garden for a screening of Vanishing of the Bees, a fascinating documentary about the mysterious causes of bee colony collapse disorder.
Free, but RSVP is required.
The film explores the importance of bees for our agricultural livelihood and ecological health as it attempts …

SF Twin, Marian Brown’s 86th Birthday: Singing & Free Cake | Union Square
Friday, January 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free cake will be provided, first come first served.
| Sir Francis Drake Hotel
SF Twin, Marian Brown's 86th Birthday: Singing & Free Cake | Union Square

Help make legendary San Francisco twin Marian Brown’s 2013 birthday extra special with a public birthday sing-a-along.
On Friday, January 25, 2013 at 6pm, join Donna Sachet in singing happy birthday to San Francisco twin, Marian Brown as she blows out 86 candles at 6:30pm in the mezzanine of the Sir Francis Drake Hotel in Union Square …

Secession Gallery’s Annual Party & 20% Off Sale | Mission Dist.
Secession Gallery's Annual Party & 20% Off Sale | Mission Dist.

On Friday, January 25, 2013 from 6:30-9:30 pm, Secession Gallery is hosting their annual 20% off sale with complimentary wine and small bites. This weekend is also your last chance to see their show featuring Bird Mafia and Hilary Williams and meet the artists.
Secession is collaborating …

Seafaring Economy Documentary: “The Forgotten Space” | Civic Center
Friday, January 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kunst-Stoff Art Space
Seafaring Economy Documentary:

Ahoy mates. Learn about the global effects of business on the high seas at a free film screening of the documentary The Forgotten Space at the Kunst-Stoff Art Space on Friday, January 25, 2013.
The Forgotten Space follows container cargo aboard ships, barges, trains and trucks, listening to workers, …

Art Opening & Psychedelic Live Music: Dutches | Outer Sunset
Friday, January 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mollusk Surf Shop
Art Opening & Psychedelic Live Music: Dutches | Outer Sunset

Scope the art work at the opening reception of Fried Performance, a collection of works by Alex Knost, at Mollusk Surf Shop in the Outer Sunset.
Jam out to live music by Dutches (of Holy Shit and Sam Flax) at the opening at 7 pm on Friday, January …

2013 San Francisco Tape Music Festival: Day 1 | Mission Dist.
Friday, January 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $8*
*$15 per night. $8 if you're underemployed. $35 3-day festival pass
| ODC Theater
2013 San Francisco Tape Music Festival: Day 1 | Mission Dist.

Friday, 8 pm (order tbd)

Luciano Berio (1925-2003) – Visage (1961)
Hugh Le Caine (1914-1977) – Dripsody (1955)
Pamela Z (San Francisco) – De-Spangled (2008)
Monique Jean (Montréal) – Givre (2011)
Panayiotis Kokoras(Greece) – Magic (2010)
Chris Tarren (UK) – Resonance (2012)
Joseph Anderson (UK) – the seven GATES of thebes (1995)
Thom …

The Bay Lights: Demo/Test Night | SF
The Bay Lights: Demo/Test Night | SF

On January 24-25, 2013 you’ll get a sneak peak at watching the art of The Bay Lights during its testing phase. The artist, Leo Villareal has flown into SF and be testing/sequencing Thursday and Friday nights.
The testing will start at approximately 8pm each night (time …

Win Tix: Solwave: Dance-Rock Rave-Up | Rickshaw Stop
Friday, January 25 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular price, $10 in advance, $12 at the door
| Rickshaw Stop
Solwave: Dance-Rock Rave-Up | Rickshaw Stop

“Solwave pride themselves on their inability to be categorized… On their EP, Out Of The Mayhem, the San Francisco quartet maps out a defined space within the pop music spectrum and proceeds to explore every nook and cranny of it.” -SF Rebirth Blog
SF indie rockers …

Free Electronica Album Release Dance Party | SoMa
Friday, January 25 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 11 pm with RSVP or $15 at the door.
| Temple Nightclub
Free Electronica Album Release Dance Party | SoMa

Cut a rug and celebrate the release of NITEPPL’s debut album Cult at Temple Nightclub on Friday, January 25, 2013.
The SF electronica community will be in full force with live performances by NITEPPL and many other SF native powerhouses.
NITEPPL Release Party Performance Line-Up:

NITEPPL is an interstellar disco-opera consisting of Alton San …

Win Tix: SF Sketchfest: “Conspiracy Theory Live” | Eureka Theatre
Friday, January 25 – 10:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets to the 10:30pm show.
| Eureka Theatre
SF Sketchfest:

Former Governor and wrestling legend Jesse Ventura is on the hunt to unravel the biggest conspiracies he can find.
A hit show at festivals around the country, Conspiracy Theory Live features James Adomian as Jesse Ventura, and a panel of comedians in character as inside …

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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