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Wednesday, February 6

Free Covergirl & Gillette Shaving Swag Giveaway | SF
Wednesday, February 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Embarcadero
Free Covergirl & Gillette Shaving Swag Giveaway | SF

Get a bit corporate in the name of V-Day, but walk away with some free Covergirl and Gillet products.
San Francisco couples are invited to kiss in-person with and without stubble, to uncover which kiss is best. A kiss with stubble or with smooth shaven skin.
Couples …

WWII Japanese Internmment Camp Commemoration | SF
Wednesday, February 6 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but registration is required
| Golden Gate University School of Law
WWII Japanese Internmment Camp Commemoration | SF

Celebrate the legacy of Fred T. Korematsu, a national civil rights hero and the first Asian-American to be commemorated with a holiday in the state of California at a special event “WWII Japanese Internments: Can It Happen Again?” hosted by the Golden Gate University School …

7 Mile Sports Bar & Grill 160th Anniversary: Free Food & Music | SF
Wednesday, February 6 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 7 Mile Sports Bar & Grill
7 Mile Sports Bar & Grill 160th Anniversary: Free Food & Music | SF

The historic restaurant, 7 Mile Sports Bar & Grill, is celebrating their 160 Anniversary. To celebrate this important milestone of Bay Area history, they’ll be serving one of its most popular items on the menu, pork adobo with rice, for free  (while supplies last) from noon …

History of Urban Street Dance | Lake Merced
Wednesday, February 6 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Merced Branch Library
History of Urban Street Dance | Lake Merced

Teens and tweens can celebrate Black History Month by learning the story of various styles of “street dancing:” breakin’, struttin’, poppin’, and turfin’.
The event features performances by Beatz n Pieces, Agatron, Fluidgirl, and Too Wet.

Whether it be the ballet-esque glides of Jook dancing from …

Thao & The Get Down Stay Down: Free Concert | Amoeba SF
Wednesday, February 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
Thao & The Get Down Stay Down: Free Concert | Amoeba SF

With NPR’s All Songs Considered raving that the group is “insanely infectious [and] utterly charming,” Thao & the Get Down Stay Down release their new album We The Common on February 5, 2013.
Join them at Amoeba SF the very next day in celebration of the …

Free Weekly Salsa Dance Lessons | SF
Wednesday, February 6 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE but RSVP is required. (jsingh@omiebeacon.org or (415) 406-1290
| James Denman Middle School
Free Weekly Salsa Dance Lessons | SF

Learn how to salsa, get some dancey exercise and have fun doing it. All experience levels are welcome.
The OMI/Excelsior Beacon Center, a program of the YMCA Urban Services, is hosting free Salsa classes for adults every Wednesday from 7:00-8:30pm.
Classes are FREE but RSVP is required. (jsingh@omiebeacon.org) …

A Rational Future: Skeptical Talk in Pub | SF
Wednesday, February 6 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Kells Irish Bar
A Rational Future: Skeptical Talk in Pub | SF

Julia Galef, from the popular “Rationally Speaking” podcast, talks about useful techniques and challenges in training smart people to be rational decision-makers in an often irrational world.
Julia Galef is the president and co-founder of the Center for Applied Rationality, an organization teaching math- and cognitive …

Janet Jackson Flash Mob Dance Class: Together Again Part 5/8 | SF
Janet Jackson Flash Mob Dance Class: Together Again Part 5/8 | SF

Join Bay Area Flash Mob for a Janet Jackson Birthday Celebration Flash Mob on May 18, 2013 when dancers will gather in several location in San Francisco and perform Together Again and a medley including five of her number one hits (Nasty, If, All For You, ...

$1 Drinks & $1.50 Taco Wednesdays: ’80s vs. ’90s DJ Party | SF
Wednesday, February 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, bring cash for drinks
| Monroe
$1 Drinks & $1.50 Taco Wednesdays: '80s vs. '90s DJ Party | SF

Fridays are now a little bit more awesome. Did someone say $1 drinks and $1.50 tacos? well… we “think” there are $1.50 tacos… that’s what their Facebook event page says… but we’ve heard rumblings they may have raised the prices to $2 so be forewarned. ...

Win Tix: Seapony: Jangly Dream Pop | Rickshaw Stop
Wednesday, February 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Two tickets at face value of $10-12 each.
| Rickshaw Stop
Seapony: Jangly Dream Pop | Rickshaw Stop

Seapony have gone from buzzed-about Midwest transplants to reliable dream pop purveyors, with fans from the shores of the Pacific Northwest to the neon-dappled wards of Japan with guitars engaged in a delicate, complex pa-de-deux, and fuller, less-rigid percussion.
Pop/punkstress Rose Melberg and indie pop French …

Every Wednesday

Free Outdoor Workout: Stairs, Core & Endurance | Alamo Square
Every Wednesday – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE | Kezar Stadium
Free Outdoor Workout: Stairs, Core & Endurance | Alamo Square

Every Wednesday morning at 6:30 am, gather at Alamo Square 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 …

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 …

Castro Farmers’ Market | SF
Every Wednesday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Castro Farmers' Market | SF

Every Wednesday night throughout the season, March 12 to December 17, 2014, Noe Street is abloom with fresh fruits and vegetables as the Castro Farmers’ Market brings California’s best to the neighborhood.
The farmers’ market is open 4-8 pm, rain or shine, but it doesn’t hurt to be …

Color Me Badd Wednesdays: ’90s Jams & Coloring Contests | SoMa
Every Wednesday – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover, but bring cash for drinks and tips.
Color Me Badd Wednesdays: '90s Jams & Coloring Contests | SoMa

That local deadbeat-of-love, Broke Ass Stuart, is throwing his own ’90s R&B jam happy hour at Monarch on Wednesdays from 5:30-9:30 pm.
Broke Ass Stuart will be the guest bartender.
Plus, there will be coloring books and crayons at the bar, so you can get your color me …

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 …

Queeraoke: Rock Star Stage & Prizes | SF
Every Wednesday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pandora karaoke & bar
Queeraoke: Rock Star Stage & Prizes | SF

Queeraoke takes place every Wednesday from 6 pm to 2 am at the Pandora Karaoke & Bar, which features a stage that will make you feel like a rock star, 50″ plasma TVs, wireless mics, and an excellent sound system.
There is never a cover and you can win prizes …

Free Circus Class Day: Learn Juggling & Tightrope Walking | SF
Every Wednesday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Circus Center
Free Circus Class Day: Learn Juggling & Tightrope Walking | SF

Come and play with all the fun circus toys that fit under the Circus Center‘s roof every Wednesday.
Circus Skills Jam Class
Most  Wednesdays | 7 to 9pm
Free, but the class has a 25 person maximum. Please check-in between 7-7:45 pm.
This class is open to everyone at no charge …

The Business: $5 Alternative Comedy Night | Mission Dist.
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | The Dark Room Theater
The Business: $5 Alternative Comedy Night | Mission Dist.

The Business is one of the best alternative comedy shows in SF and features comedians from Comedy Central, SXSW, and the Comedians of Comedy tour.
This weekly Wednesday night comedy gig features a rotating cast of comedians, but most often features their main headliners Nato Green, Sean …

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, win prizes (like best athletic wear… ’cause you need great threads to show your RPS moves) and the tournament champ wins a $50 bar tab …

Free Wednesday Concert Night | Haight
Every Wednesday – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with an RSVP on Eventbrite or $5 at the door
| The Milk Bar
Free Wednesday Concert Night | Haight

The Milk Bar hosts their favorite bands on their weekly series, Milk Was A Bad Choice.
Each show is free with an RSVP on Eventbrite, or $5 at the door.
All shows will include live bands and a themed pop-up kitchen.

“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.
Free, but an RSVP is required and you must arrive before 11 pm. Otherwise, it’s $5 before 11 pm or $10 after.
Enjoy free champagne from 9-10 pm and $5 Jameson (with mention of Housepitality …

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