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Saturday, February 9

SF Beer Week 2013: New Belgium “Lips & Clips” Fan Film Night | Berkeley
Saturday, February 9 | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but you'll have to buy your own food & beer.
| Beta Lounge
SF Beer Week 2013: New Belgium

Come kick off SF Beer Week right with handmade films created by New Belgium fans and handmade beers created for New Belgium fans.
You’ll get to try some of New Belgium’s most esoteric beer offerings – seven varieties on tap - paired with inspiring short films created …

Fur Fest 2013: SF Giants Pet Photobooth & Free Adoptions | SF
Fur Fest 2013: SF Giants Pet Photobooth & Free Adoptions | SF

SF Animal Care & Control Presents Fur Fest 2013 where animals of all species are available for adoption with all fees waived, pet portraits and a bake sale to benefit San Francisco shelter animals, all on February 9, 2013.
Have you pet’s portrait taken (for a fee) …

2013 Mobile App Olympics | SoMa
Saturday, February 9 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required
| Sandbox Suites (SoMa)
2013 Mobile App Olympics | SoMa

9 am –   Opening
12 pm – First Video CheckPoint
12 am – Closing

Crunch Fitness Breakfast Bootcamp | San Mateo
Saturday, February 9 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free workout, but RSVP is required. Bring money for breakfast.
| Whole Foods (San Mateo)
Crunch Fitness Breakfast Bootcamp | San Mateo

Join the 28 day Engine 2 Fitness & Breakfast for an hour of fitness with a Crunch Fitness trainer who will lead you through a boot camp-styled body-weight training class tailored to your fitness level. Free, but RSVP for each class by email to: Mike.Hegazy@crunch.com Space is limited ...

Tax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | SoMa
Saturday, February 9 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | One Stop Career Center (Goodwill)
Tax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | SoMa

It’s still early in the tax season, but if you file early, not only will the IRS love you and send you flowers (not really), but you’ll get your refund early. The kind folks at Goodwill will help you file your tax return, so long ...

Giants 2010 & 2012 World Series Trophy Tour | San Francisco
Giants 2010 & 2012 World Series Trophy Tour | San Francisco

The Giant’s World Series Trophies from 2010 and 2012 will be on display during Giants FanFest at Pier 48 from 10am to 3pm. Please note this is across the Lefty O’Doul Bridge and on the other side of McCovey Cove from AT&T Park.
Arrive early, lines …

SF Beer Week 2013: Picnic in the Park: Food Trucks, Live Music & Craft Beers | SoMa
Saturday, February 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Bring money for food and drinks
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
SF Beer Week 2013: Picnic in the Park: Food Trucks, Live Music & Craft Beers | SoMa

Pac Brew Lab & Magnolia Breweries will be hosting a tap takeover at SoMa StrEAT Food Park for a Picnic in the Park. 

13 craft beers with 2 serving stations providing tastings and full pours
Meet the Brew Masters
Beer/Food pairings with 10 of SF’s BEST Food Trucks
Live …

Free Sneak Preview Movie Day: “Escape From Planet Earth” | SF
Saturday, February 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Code required, arrive early as admission not guaranteed
| Secret Movie Theater (SF)
Free Sneak Preview Movie Day:

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Escape From Planet Earth”, a new animated film starring Brendan Fraser, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jessica Alba and Ricky Gervais.
Free Film Screening: Escape From Planet Earth
Saturday, February 9, 2013 (11am)
Secret Movie Theater Location in San Francisco
- RSVP Code: …

Handmade Valentine Mart: Free Drinks, Sweets, Music & DIY Crafts | Hayes Valley
Saturday, February 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free sweets & nonalcoholic drinks.
| RAG (Residents Apparel Gallery)
Handmade Valentine Mart: Free Drinks, Sweets, Music & DIY Crafts | Hayes Valley

Handmade Valentine Mart is a mini bazaar of unique, locally made gifts held at RAG (Residents Apparel Gallery) on February 9, 2013.
The market is filled with all types of gifts from re-purposed vintage jewelry to locally designed clothing to handmade ceramics — customers are sure …

Year of the Snake Storytelling & Tea | Bloomingdale’s
Saturday, February 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Bloomingdale's
Year of the Snake Storytelling & Tea | Bloomingdale’s

The Asian Art Museum’s mesmerizing storytellers will enliven Westfield San Francisco Centre with enchanting, family-friendly myths and folktales about gods, demons, ghosts, and animals, sparking the imaginations of both young and old. The recently opened David’s Tea will provide complimentary refreshments during story time. Storytelling ...

SF Beer Week 2013: Pyramid Beer Release Party & Tastings | Berkeley
Saturday, February 9 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Bring money for food and drinks
| Pyramid Alehouse (Berkeley)
SF Beer Week 2013: Pyramid Beer Release Party & Tastings | Berkeley

Join Pyramid Brewery in celebrating the release of five exciting new beers: Weiss Cream, Irish Red Ale, Honey Bock, Wheat Lager and Passion Fruit Whea, plus three new draft-only beers: Single Hop Imperial IPA, Berliner Weisse and Nut Brown Ale.
Enjoy free samples of Pyramid’s new …

SF Beer Week 2013: Pyramid Brewery Pajama Party, DJ & Tastings | Walnut Creek
Saturday, February 9 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Bring money for food and drinks
| Pyramid Alehouse (Walnut Creek)
SF Beer Week 2013: Pyramid Brewery Pajama Party, DJ & Tastings | Walnut Creek

Get cozy in your pajamas and head to Pyramid Brewery to celebrate the release of five exciting new beers: Weiss Cream, Irish Red Ale, Honey Bock, Wheat Lager and Single Hop Imperial IPA.
The event will feature free samples of Pyramid’s new brews, $3 pints, $10 pitchers …

Free Opera Screening: Carmen for Families | SF
Saturday, February 9 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | African American Art & Culture Complex
Free Opera Screening: Carmen for Families | SF

Created from San Francisco Opera’s performance of Carmen for Families, this one hour movie may be a great first opera experience for families and people of all ages.
Carmen is the story of an alluring Gypsy girl named Carmen, the Spanish soldier who loves her, and the brave bullfighter who wins her …

Valentine’s Love Letter Scavenger Hunt | Mission
Saturday, February 9 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 998 Valencia
Valentine's Love Letter Scavenger Hunt | Mission

Come with your sleuthing hat on, ready to solve puzzles, meet weird characters, and unravel a mystery on Saturday, February 9, 2013.
The Love Letter Scavenger Hunt is a one-day, whimsy-fueled careen through the Mission, – a game of un-hide and seek where intrepid adventurers will …

Make Up Bag Remix Tour | SF
Saturday, February 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Stonestown Galleria
Make Up Bag Remix Tour | SF

Make Up For Ever‘€™s team of professional artists will take a look inside your make up bag and teach you how to properly use what you€’ve got regardless of the brand.
Free, but an appointment is required (you’ll need to “like” them on Facebook first).
Book appointments …

SF Beer Week 2013 | Mount Sutro Beer Hike: Alaskan Beer Tasting | SF
SF Beer Week 2013 | Mount Sutro Beer Hike: Alaskan Beer Tasting | SF

Embark on an urban adventure with beer. Take a guided, educational loop-hike starting and ending at Kezar Bar.
Get started with a 4-mile loop from Kezar Bar to the top of Mount Sutro and back, using the Sutro Stewards trail system. Along the way we will …

Nature Photography Basics at Lake Merritt | Oakland
Saturday, February 9 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Rotary Nature Center
Nature Photography Basics at Lake Merritt | Oakland

Want to get more out of your camera and capture beautiful photos of Lake Merritt, the jewel of Oakland? Here is your chance. Bring your camera (point and shoot or SLR) and your desire to learn to this free workshop on February 9, 2013.
Your instructor …

CupidCon 2013: Costumes, Hearts, Arrows & Drinks | SF
CupidCon 2013: Costumes, Hearts, Arrows & Drinks | SF

CupidCon SF will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2013 and is aimed at encouraging friends and strangers alike to get out and appreciate the spirit of love, friendship and fun.
The premise is as simple as it is fun:
1. Make a donation of at least …

Philosophy Walk Through Philosopher’s Way: “Judgement” | McLaren Park
Saturday, February 9 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | McLaren Park
Philosophy Walk Through Philosopher's Way:

Philosopher Nathaniel Paluga will be leading a free “Philosopher’s Walk” through San Francisco’s Philosopher’s Way on Saturday, February 9, 2013 from noon to approximately 2:30pm.
The topic of this week’s hike will be “Judgement.” Those interested in the details of enrollment, please message Nathaniel Paluga.
Meet at Visitacion & Mansell …

$5 Off: New Release Wine & Spirits Taste-Off | Fort Mason
Saturday, February 9 – 12:30 pm | Cost: $5 Off*
*Tickets are $25, or $20 with Funcheap code FunCheapNRSF12x
| Fort Mason Center
$5 Off: New Release Wine & Spirits Taste-Off | Fort Mason

Be among the first to discover and sample the newest wine and spirits releases of 2013 at the 1st Annual New Release Wine & Spirits Launch & taste-off. There are unlimited samples and you play judge, voting for your favorites among 40+ of the newest wine and …

Humans v. Zombies Nerf War | Fort Mason Green
Saturday, February 9 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required. Bring your own weaponry and head covering.
| Fort Mason Center
Humans v. Zombies Nerf War | Fort Mason Green

Bummed because your team lost the big game? Still riding a high from your team pulling it off? Couldn’t care less either way? No bother, come on out just the same on Saturday, February 9, 2013 for a friendly game of Humans vs. Zombies.
Free, but …

Win Tix: SF Sketchfest: “The Naked Gun” 25th Anniv. Tribute | Castro Theatre
Saturday, February 9 – 1:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Castro Theatre
SF Sketchfest:

It’s the 25th Anniversary of The Naked Gun, the ridiculously funny parody of cop films with Detective Lieutenant Frank Drebin, played by master deadpan comic actor Leslie Nielsen.
Director and co-screenwriter David Zucker (Airplane; Kentucky Fried Movie), co-screenwriter Pat Proft (Police Academy) actress Priscilla Presley will sit …

Shakespeare on Tour: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” | Richmond District
Shakespeare on Tour:

Performance is at 2 pm. Post-show Q&A with the cast is at 3 pm.
The performance on February 9 is a benefit for PPUMC’s Arts & Activism Project. Tickets available online and at the door: Adults $5; Seniors (65+) $2; Children (3-18) $1

SF Beer Week 2013: Speakeasy’s Tap Room Grand Opening Party | SF
Saturday, February 9 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but you'll have to buy your own food & beer.
| Speakeasy Brewery
SF Beer Week 2013: Speakeasy’s Tap Room Grand Opening Party | SF

Modeled after a wood-paneled basement hideaway, Speakeasy’s new tap room makes its debut for SF Beer Week 2013.
San Francisco’s latest brewpub boasts vintage touches, a mysterious ambiance, and plenty of space to scheme over craft brews.
To celebrate the opening, they’re also releasing Old Godfather Barley …

SF Beer Week 2013: Bison Beer Tasting & Cheese Pairing | SF
Saturday, February 9 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Whole Foods Market (Ocean Ave.)
SF Beer Week 2013: Bison Beer Tasting & Cheese Pairing | SF

Come taste beers from Berkeley’s microbrewers Bison Brewing Co. at the newest Whole Foods Market in San Francisco with a selected cheese pairing.
Please note, the SF Beer Week website says the tasting will be Murray’s Cyder, but we have confirmed that tasting will now feature Bison Brewing …

Every Saturday

Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park
Every Saturday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Rec Field: Golden Gate Park
Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park

Come and play outdoors, in nature. Enjoy inverting, reverting, and melting into the ground. Join up every Saturday for a rejuvenating morning flow and meditation for body, mind, and spirit.
Purusha yogis teach free yoga on Saturday mornings in Golden Gate Park at 11 am,  as part of …

Saturday Stroll Art Walk | Oakland
Every Saturday – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Vessel Gallery
Saturday Stroll Art Walk | Oakland

Love art, but find the Murmur to be more like a scream? Then the Saturday Stroll might be just what the artist ordered.
The Saturday Stroll is quieter and more focused on the art in the galleries that participate in Oakland’s highly popular Art Murmur, luring in art enthusiasts who prefer …

Saturday Night Bingo: Jell-O Shots & $50 Bar Tab | The Riptide
Every Saturday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to play, but bring cash for drinks.
Saturday Night Bingo: Jell-O Shots & $50 Bar Tab | The Riptide

The Riptide hosts a bingo party, every Saturday, which runs from about 6 pm to just after 8 pm. There are 3 rounds; you can win drinks, prizes, and the final blackout round prize is a $50 bar tab.
When O-69 gets called, everyone playing bingo …

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