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Friday, June 6

Free Blood Red Velvet “Zombie Pops”: National Donut Day | Psycho Donuts
Friday, June 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Psycho Donuts (San Jose)
Free Blood Red Velvet
The first Friday in June is National Donut Day and every year on this esteemed holiday, Psycho Donuts rides the edge. Sometimes they even go a little over the edge. On Friday June 6,  2014 come to Psycho Donuts (early…), and try their Blood Red Velvet ...
“Beach Blanket Babylon” 40th Anniversary Celebration | SF City Hall
Friday, June 6 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
With more than 30 incredible hats and outrageous costumes and wigs, the City of San Francisco will salute 40 years of Steve Silver’s Beach Blanket Babylon with a special public celebration at San Francisco’s City Hall. Foam San Francisco Skyline Hats, free Humphry Slocombe “Beach ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, June 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food from food trucks.
| Fort Mason Center
It’s California’s largest weekly street food market – Off the Grid at Fort Mason. On June 6th there’s a late night happy hour from 10pm to 11pm where you can get $1 off beer, 1/2 price sangria, free blanket rentals and $1 off food deals. Bar ...
Live Jazz & Modernism Lecture | Friday Nights at the de Young
Live Jazz & Modernism Lecture | Friday Nights at the de Young
Activities on June 6, 2014 6:30 pm: Live Jazz by Mad Mensche – Wilsey Court Modernism Music Series, Part I: Live music by Mad Mensche directed by Ed Ivey 7 pm: Guest Curator Lecture: “Modernism from the National Gallery of Art”, by Harry Cooper, Curator and Head of Modern Art, National ...
Whiskey & Beer Tastings in Temescal | Oakland
Friday, June 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*21+ only for drinking, obviously.
| Standard And Strange
Whiskey & Beer Tastings in Temescal | Oakland
Enjoy an evening of complimentary whiskey and beer while hanging out with the folks behind the Filson Restoration Department and checking out restored bags from across the history of the company. You’ll sample beers from Calicraft, and whiskey from Westland Distillery. Outside the shop, the Temescal Art ...
Jack’s Night Market: Art, Crafts & Performance | Oakland
Friday, June 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Jack's Night Market: Art, Crafts & Performance | Oakland

Enjoy a captivating evening of merriment and verve—with an eclectic mix of local makers, music, tasty eats, eccentric fun and an exciting array of quirky entertainment and surprises at Jack’s Night Market. Jack’s Night Market Third Fridays during the Summer | 6-10 pm Jack London Square, ...

First Friday Follies: Burlesque & Creepy Puppet Show | Oakland
Friday, June 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations for the artists are awesome.
| Stork Club
First Friday Follies: Burlesque & Creepy Puppet Show | Oakland

As Oakland Art Murmur winds down on your Friday night, find your way to the Stork Club on 23rd and Telegraph around 9 pm for the perfectly strange after-party, The First Friday Follies burlesque show, a monthly free event featuring dancing girls, sometimes a creepy little ...

Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk
Friday, June 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Broadway/Telegraph
Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk

Oakland Art Murmur is a group of nearly 30 galleries in Oakland that have coordinated openings on the first Friday of every month. Oakland Art Murmur presents a free monthly evening art walk, known as the ‘Art Murmur’, when visual arts venues are collectively open to ...

North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF
Friday, June 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | North Beach
North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF

On the first Friday of every month, over a dozen North Beach galleries, museums, bars, and restaurants stay open late for a self-guided First Fridays Art Crawl with special events to showcase the ever-growing collections of art and entertainment that diversify North Beach. First Fridays Art Crawl ...

2014 National Donut Day: Donut Eating Contest | Berkeley
2014 National Donut Day: Donut Eating Contest | Berkeley
Pyramid Alehouse is celebrating National Donut Day, craft-beer style with beer-infused donuts and donut burgers for sale, plus a donut-eating contest on Friday, June 6, 2014 at the Pyramid Alehouse in Berkeley. Donut Eating Contest Rules and Details: The contest begins at 7 pm, and only the first ...
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose
Friday, June 6 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. Come check out nearly 20 galleries, shops, bars and even a yoga studio  — all venues participating in South First Fridays, a free ...

Intergalactic Odyssey Ride | San Francisco Bike Party
Friday, June 6 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | William McKinley Statue (The Panhandle)
Intergalactic Odyssey Ride | San Francisco Bike Party
3, 2, 1, Blast off… SFBP is going to space. Join them for an Intergalatic Odyssey. Aliens, Asteroids and Artificial Intelligence, oh my… Whether you like Star Trek or Star Wars, Sputnik or Apollo, black holes or supernovas, be prepared to boldly go where no bike ...
Dancing Under the Stars: Kickoff Salsa Party | Jack London Square
Friday, June 6 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Dancing Under the Stars: Kickoff Salsa Party | Jack London Square

From experienced dancers to jiving newbies, everyone is invited to an evening of rhythm, grooving and Dancing Under the Stars with free dance half-hour lessons followed by a mixed music dance party from 9-10 pm in Jack London Square. 2017 Dancing Under The Stars Fridays, Summer ...

First Friday Concert: Brazilian Samba Marching Band | Oakland
Friday, June 6 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Uptown Nightclub
First Friday Concert: Brazilian Samba Marching Band | Oakland
Friday, June 6, 2014 Band Lineup: Loyd Family Players (featuring members of Extra Action Marching Band) Hailed as “Half band, half bateria, all samba monster.” by the SF Weekly, the Loyds have roots in Brazillian samba and branches in the diverse musical culture of Oakland. Featuring musicians from the ...
Win Tix: Soul/Funk Stars “Marcus Cohen & The Congress” | Great American Music Hall
Friday, June 6 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost: $15
| Great American Music Hall
Powerful soul/funk sound with sweet melodies, tantalizing harmonies, and deep grooves, Marcus Cohen & The Congress promise East Bay funk, a bit of jazz, and a healthy dose of hip-hop.
Yacht (DJ Set) Conceptual Pop | SF
Friday, June 6 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 11 pm with an RSVP. After that tickets are $10.
| Audio Nightclub
Yacht (DJ Set) Conceptual Pop | SF
Yacht is a conceptual pop group based in Los Angeles, California. It’s the brainchild of Jona Bechtolt and Claire L. Evans, whose wide-ranging interests and deep-seated ADD cause Yacht to frequently metamorphose: from band to belief system, from disco infiltrators to punk rockers, from performance ...

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$1 Drink Fridays: “Battle of the Decades” DJ Party | North Beach
$1 Drink Fridays:

Fridays are now a little bit more awesome. Did someone say $1 drinks?
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 drink prices to …

Computer History Museum Geeky Block Party | 1/2 Off Admission & Off The Grid
Every Friday – 5:00 pm | Cost: $7.50*
*Museum admission is $7.50. Meals from food trucks varies.
| Computer History Museum
Computer History Museum Geeky Block Party | 1/2 Off Admission & Off The Grid

Every Friday night the Computer History Museum will be extending its hours so you can enjoy a fun block party offering 50% off museum admission price, a variety of food trucks and special museum programs.
The museum has partnered with Off the Grid, the Bay Area’s network of street food …

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 …

Free Circus Class Night: Learn Juggling & Tightwire Walking | SF
Every Friday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Circus Center
Free Circus Class Night: Learn Juggling & Tightwire Walking | SF

Come and play with all the fun circus toys that fit under the Circus Center‘s roof every Friday.
Circus Skills Jam Class
Most Fridays | 7-9 pm
Circus Center, 755 Frederick St., SF
FREE; RSVP Required. Please make sure to check-in before 6:45 pm.
Age limits: Everyone age 8 and older is welcome, …

Free Burlesque: Hunny Bunny & Her Hot Toddies | Skylark Bar
Every Friday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Skylark Bar
Free Burlesque: Hunny Bunny & Her Hot Toddies | Skylark Bar

 
Join Hunny Bunny and Her Hot Toddies for Mischief at the Skylark Bar every Friday at 8 pm.
 
Free Burlesque: Hunny Bunny & Her Hot Toddies
Every Friday | 8 pm
Skylark Bar, 3089 16th St, SF, CA
FREE
Enjoy drinks, dancing, DJs and more at this free weekly burlesque and …

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.
Pamtastic’s Comedy Clubhouse
Every Friday | 8-11 pm
Mutiny Radio, 2781 21st Street, SF, CA
FREE
Over 25 of San …

“Best of SF” Stand-Up Comedy Night | SF
Every Friday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Get tickets for $5 with promo code FUNCHEAP. Otherwise, tickets are $15.
| The Variety Preview Room / The Hobart Building

San Francisco has long been home to an electric comedy scene and has spawned some of the biggest names in stand-up from Margaret Cho to Patton Oswalt, in addition to current up and coming stars like Vahé Hove and Chris Schiappacasse. Check out a fresh …

“Ain’t Mama’s Drag” Weekly Variety Show | SF

San Francisco’s only drag variety show has Queens, Kings and live performers of every type imaginable. Expect the unexpected here. The audience cannot predict what hostess Cruzin d’Loo has dug up for their entertainment every Friday night at a respectable 8 pm… that’s the only thing respectable about …

Jazz at The Atlas Cafe | SF
Every Friday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Just tip the musicians.
| Atlas Cafe
Jazz at The Atlas Cafe | SF

Jazz at The Atlas is a weekly jazz residency with five rotating jazz bands. Music is always free, though tipping is encouraged.
Jazz at The Atlas Cafe
(This is a typical lineup and is subject to change – hey, it’s jazz baby)

1st Friday – Eli Maliwan Jazz Party …

“The Setup” Underground Comedy Show | SF
Every Friday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 online with discount code FUNCHEAP; otherwise, it's $10.
| The Basement

The Setup is an underground stand-up comedy show in the heart of San Francisco. This venue used to be the green room for the legendary Blackhawk jazz venue where Miles Davis used to play. Now, it’s a comedy show that features established comedians from around the …

Friday Night Outdoor Roller Skate DJ Party: “Midnight Rollers” | SF
Every Friday – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
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 …

SF Beer Olympics: Beer Pong, Flip Cup & $2 Beers | North Beach
SF Beer Olympics: Beer Pong, Flip Cup & $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 and wine special until 9:20 …

F!#&ing Free Fridays: Improv Comedy | SF
Every Friday – 10:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Stagewerx Theatre
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 …

Night Moves: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | PianoFight
Every Friday – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP required.
| PianoFight
Night Moves: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | PianoFight

Every Friday night, Josef Anolin and Andrew Holmgren bring you a raucous party slash stand-up comedy showcase at the new PianoFight theater.
Night Moves: Stand-up Comedy Showcase
Every Friday | 11:59 pm
PianoFight, 144 Taylor Street, SF, CA
Free, but an RSVP is required.
Poet, Robert Sylvester Kelly once wrote, “After the …

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