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Wednesday, May 29

Oakland Chinatown: Free Guided Walking Tours | Summer 2013
Oakland Chinatown: Free Guided Walking Tours | Summer 2013

Free 90-minute walking tours of downtown Oakland will be offered every Wednesday and Saturday from May through October. The twice weekly guided tours showcase the city’s changing skyline, landmarks, churches, and high-rises. Oakland Chinatown Tour: Learn about the contributions of Chinese and other Asian immigrants to ...

Autodesk Design Gallery & Tour | Embarcadero
Wednesday, May 29 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Autodesk Gallery
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 ...

Curt Yagi Trio: Acoustic Funk Rock | Union Square Live
Wednesday, May 29 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Curt Yagi Trio: Acoustic Funk Rock | Union Square Live

Once voted the Best of the Bay Singer Songwriter by the San Francisco Bay Guardian, Curt Yagi has been on a tear through the Bay Area music scene.
Curt and his full band, The People Standing Behind Me, are always-engaging to the crowd and bring a …

Financial District: Rare Guided Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Wednesday, May 29 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Sidney Walton Square
Financial District: Rare Guided Walking Tour | SF City Guides

Follow the money and take a walk through the commercial neighborhood that was transformed in the 1960s and 1970s. View architectural contrasts and decide for yourself which are treasures and which are eyesores. Learn how the Wall Street of the West was built, who pulled …

Color Me Badd Wednesdays: Cheap Drinks, Free Snacks & Coloring Books | Union Sq.
Wednesday, May 29 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover, bring chase for drinks and tips
| The Cellar
Color Me Badd Wednesdays: Cheap Drinks, Free Snacks & Coloring Books | Union Sq.

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 ...

CrowdFunding Launch Party: Product Showcase & Speaker Series | 111 Minna
Wednesday, May 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| 111 Minna Gallery
CrowdFunding Launch Party: Product Showcase & Speaker Series | 111 Minna

Join product designers, developers and entrepreneurs that are using crowd-funding and internet technologies to start-up for the Bay Area CrowdFunding Launch Party Extravaganza on Wednesday, May 29, 2013.
Join them to experience a hands-on products showcase, live art, pitches, happy hour specials and a speaker series where you’ll …

Free Sneak Preview Movie Night: “Now You See Me” | SF
Wednesday, May 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Code required, arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| Secret Movie Theater (SF)
Free Sneak Preview Movie Night:

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Now You See Me,” about a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists.
Sorry, all the passes have been claimed.
Free Film Screening: Now You See Me
May 29, 2013 | 6 pm
Secret Movie Theater Location in San Francisco
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Soad Hosni Documentary Film Screening & Modern Arab Women Talk | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, May 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kadist Art Foundation
Soad Hosni Documentary Film Screening & Modern Arab Women Talk | Mission Dist.

See a free screening of Lebanese filmmaker Rania Stephan’s documentary The Three Disappearances of Soad Hosni (2011) followed by a discussion of issues surrounding female identity in the Middle East.
Stephan’s film investigates the career and mythology of the renowned Egyptian actress Soad Hosni (1943-2001) who, in 2001, allegedly committed suicide …

Cheese Tasting & Talk with James Beard Award-winning Author | Mountain View
Wednesday, May 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Public Library
Cheese Tasting & Talk with James Beard Award-winning Author | Mountain View

Nosh on complimentary cheese and join James Beard award-winning author Laura Werlin to taste and talk cheese on Wednesday, May 29, 2013.
The talk will be followed by book signing.
 

Free Sneak Preview Movie Night: “After Earth” | SF
Wednesday, May 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Code required; arrive early, as admission is not guaranteed.
| Secret Movie Theater (SF)
Free Sneak Preview Movie Night:

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “After Earth,” a new sci-fi action flick starring Will Smith and Jaden Smith who fight to survive on the desolate remnants of earth.
Free Film Screening: After Earth
May 29, 2013 | 7 pm
Secret Movie Theater Location in San Francisco
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$1 Drinks & $1.50 Taco Wednesdays: ’80s vs. ’90s DJ Party | SF
Wednesday, May 29 – 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 $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 – ...

Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF
Wednesday, May 29 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with a drink special purchase.
| 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, 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 ...

KALX’s Free Soulful Rock Concert | The Uptown
Wednesday, May 29 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Uptown Nightclub
KALX's Free Soulful Rock Concert | The Uptown

Lineup | May 29, 2013

Free Association is an American band of multi-instrumentalists from the Bay Area.

Bear Lincoln is a wily and high-energy garage rock band, mixing in soul/r&b covers with originals (in Spanish & English).
duckyousucker plays experimental indie jazz.
The Avenues are a soulful rock and roll …

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 …

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*
*RSVP Required
| 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 and Friday.
Circus Skills Jam Class
Most Wednesdays & Fridays | 7 to 9 pm
Free, but an RSVP is required; class has a 25 person maximum. Please make sure to check-in …

The Muffin Men Comedy Show & Sketch Videos | SF
Every Wednesday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | the sip bar 787 broadway. san francisco, ca
The Muffin Men Comedy Show & Sketch Videos | SF

The Muffin Men present the only Bay Area show that combines sketch videos with live stand up comedy in one hilarious night.
Feel Woods and Papp Johnson are part of the #HellaFunny comedy group and bring their unique brand of comedy to the swanked out Sip …

“The Tabernacle” Stand-Up Comedy Show | SF
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | The Dark Room Theater

The Dark Room and Back Alley Comedy Present: The Tabernacle, a weekly comedy show hosted by Matt Lieb, Steve Post and Torio Van Grol.
The Tabernacle takes place every Wednesday night and features favorite local comedians for $5 bucks.

Italian Movie Night | Berkeley
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Evans Hall (UC Berkeley)
Italian Movie Night | Berkeley

The Italian Student Association at UC Berkeley presents a series of Italian Movie Nights featuring some of the most acclaimed recent Italian productions, all with English subtitles.
All movies are screened on Wednesdays at 8 pm at 10 Evans Hall on UC Berkeley campus. Admission is …

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.

“Bromance” $2 Beer Pong Pitchers, $1 Shots & DJ Night | Castro
Every Wednesday – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Beaux

Wednesday nights at Beaux in the Castro are “Bromance” nights where you can booze, cruise, check out boys in briefs, and play some beer pong too.
Enjoy $1 shots by Boys in Briefs and $2 Bud Light Pitchers for beer pong from 8:30-10 pm.
You’ll be playing on …

“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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