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Friday, July 11

Airport Music Fest: Magik*Magik Ensemble, Folk & Jazz | SFO
Airport Music Fest: Magik*Magik Ensemble, Folk & Jazz | SFO

Enjoy free live music while you wait for your flight, or just drop by to hear some great local musicians at the annual You Are Hear music festival at SFO Int’l Airport. Different live performers for each session will perform every Friday from 11 am to ...

“City Opera” Free Summer Performance | SF
Friday, July 11 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 101 California
Join City Opera SF for a free outdoor concert of Opera, Pop-opera and Classics in collaboration with People in Plazas at 101 California Street from noon to 1 pm on Friday, July 11, 2014. The concert features Tenor Jose Hernandez and Soprano Jennifer Muhawi with Douglas ...

National Gay Blood Drive | SF City Hall
Friday, July 11 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco City Hall
National Gay Blood Drive | SF City Hall
On July 11th, a nationwide blood drive will take place to bring attention to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ban on gay and bisexual men donating blood and helping save lives. There is a constant need for blood, and donors are essential in maintaining an adequate supply. Gay and ...
“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, July 11 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food from food trucks.
| Fort Mason Center

Nearly 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party; it’s also California’s largest weekly street food market.  Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-10 pm at the historic waterfront campus of ...

Vallejo Art Walk | Second Fridays
Friday, July 11 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Vallejo
Vallejo Art Walk | Second Fridays

The monthly Vallejo Art Walk showcases a variety of nationally accomplished and upcoming local creatives in the historic downtown Vallejo arts district from 5-10 pm on the second Friday of every month, on Georgia, Marin, and Virginia streets. Explore over 25 participating galleries and shops, and ...

Las Chicas de Esta Noche: Comedy & DJ Party | Friday Nights at the de Young
Las Chicas de Esta Noche: Comedy & DJ Party | Friday Nights at the de Young
6:30 pm – Performances by Comedian Marga Gomez and Las Chicas de Esta Noche – Wilsey Court GLAAD award–winning comedian and performance artist Marga Gomez will be telling jokes and representing two minorities: Latinas who can’t speak Spanish and lesbians who are bad at sports. Gomez had the ...
Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF
Friday, July 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Friday and fourth Friday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. They often host live entertainment, so keep an eye ...

2014 Circus Bella: Free Summer Circus in the Park | Oakland
Friday, July 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Studio One Art Center
2014 Circus Bella: Free Summer Circus in the Park | Oakland

Circus Bella is a full-force, non-stop 60-minute kaleidoscope of thrilling feats of balance and strength, elegance demonstrations of grace and poise, and outrageous humor of slapstick antics. The circus showcases static trapeze, rope walking, a 9-person juggling act, contortion, hula hoop, original clowning and more. ...

Air Guitar v. Karaoke: Aireoke at Betabrand HQ | SF
Friday, July 11 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Betabrand
Air Guitar v. Karaoke: Aireoke at Betabrand HQ | SF
Betabrand and Björn Türoque (“Master of Airemonies” at The US Air Guitar Championships) present the first-ever Betabrand Aireoke Party. It’s karaoke meets air guitar – pick any song and shred along. Free, but an RSVP is required. Contestants will be judged by the audience and Mr. Björn Türoque. ...
Win Tix: Jurassic 5, Blackalicious & Lyrics Born Live | Greek Theatre Jurassic 5 was formed by two DJs/Producers coupled with four distinct rappers who, when performing sequences simultaneously, was perfectly tempered, making their early releases stand above the experimental rap that was burgeoning at the time. The six-member tribe, now of age and full of know-how, are ...
Movie in the Park: “Holes” | Oakland
Friday, July 11 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Redwood Heights Recreation Center
Movie in the Park:
Friday July 11 – Holes (PG 117 minutes) Holes is a 2003 American comedy-drama adventure film based on the 1998 novel of the same title by Louis Sachar. A wrongfully convicted boy is sent to a brutal desert detention camp where he joins the job of digging ...
“Where The Wild Things Are” Bike Ride | East Bay Bike Party
Friday, July 11 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Rockridge BART

The East Bay Bike Party is a monthly mobile party for riders of all ages, experience levels, and bike types, to meet, ride, and play together in the streets on the second Friday of the month with upwards of 400 riders usually meeting at an East ...

Pop-Up Shop & Art: DJ, Food, Drinks & Clothing Sale | SF
Friday, July 11 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Make Hang Gallery
Pop-Up Shop & Art: DJ, Food, Drinks & Clothing Sale | SF
The local ILONA clothing brand will be at Make Hang Gallery in the heart of North Beach from July 9-15, 2014 selling their newly released summer line, displaying art and hosting parties. On Friday, July 11, DJ Enzo Eclectic will be spinning classics from 7:30-11:30 pm. Free ...
Free Burlesque: Hunny Bunny & Her Hot Toddies | Skylark Bar
Friday, July 11 – 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 ...

Film Night in the Park: “Despicable Me 2” | San Rafael
Friday, July 11 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Peacock Gap Park
Film Night in the Park:

The San Francisco Neighborhood Theater Foundation (SFNTF) produces the popular Film Night in the Park Outdoor Film Series. The 2017 season includes three films in Dolores Park, two in Union Square and one in Washington Square Park. Films are free of charge in beautiful park settings ...

Crazy Cat Film Night: Cat Cartoons & Kitty Burlesque | SF
Crazy Cat Film Night: Cat Cartoons & Kitty Burlesque | SF
Oddball Films presents Crazy Cats – Cat Scratch Fever, an evening of crazy cats including shorts films and cartoons about cats, starring cats and people dressed as cats. $10 admission and seating is limited, so please RSVP to RSVP@oddballfilm.com or 415-558-8117. The feline insanity includes: The Oddball favorite anti-drinking primer ...
Win Tix: $5 Classic Movie Night: The Goonies | Paramount Theatre
Friday, July 11 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $5
| Paramount Theatre
On the wrong side of the tracks in a seaside town, a land developer prepares to tear down a block of houses in order to build a golf course. A band of neighborhood kids, who call themselves the Goonies, are about to see an end ...
Movie & Food Truck Night: “Office Space” | San Carlos
Friday, July 11 – 9:00 pm | | Devil's Canyon Brewery
Movie & Food Truck Night:
Don’t you dare touch that stapler and come by Devil’s Canyon Brewing Co for a movie night featuring the office rage cult classic, Office Space. The movie starts at 9 pm sharp. Food Truck (Soulnese) will be on-site from 5-9 pm (every Friday is Food Truck Friday). Seating is limited, so ...

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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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