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Monday, January 16

Free National Parks Day | MLK Jr. Day 2017
Monday, January 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Muir Woods National Monument
Free National Parks Day | MLK Jr. Day 2017

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city to enjoy the serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entrance to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park. Yosemite park waves their ...

MLK Day Parking Rules in SF | How Not to Get a Ticket
MLK Day Parking Rules in SF | How Not to Get a Ticket
If you’ve got a car in San Francisco, in addition to crazy high gas prices, you also have to worry about the insanely complex, nearly impossible to decipher conflicting parking signs and rules. Thankfully on MLK Day, the city of San Francisco is going to reward ...

Golden Gate Freedom Ferry: Free Commemorative Service | MLK 2017
Monday, January 16 – 8:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| Golden Gate Ferry
Golden Gate Freedom Ferry: Free Commemorative Service | MLK 2017
Take the MLK2017 Golden Gate Freedom Ferry service to the MLK2017 celebration events in San Francisco on January 16, 2017 and honor the life and legacy of Dr. King through exciting activities for all. This free commemorative service is a program of the Northern California Dr. ...
MLK “Day of Service” 2017 | Volunteer In The Parks
Monday, January 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
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“Everybody can be great, because everybody can serve.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a day off for most of us in the U.S., but you can take a “day on” and find a volunteer opportunity – especially to help out ...
2017 MLK Day of Service & Celebration | East Bay
2017 MLK Day of Service & Celebration | East Bay
2017 MLK Day Richmond is a day of service, community, gardening and celebration of the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 2017 MLK Jr. Day of Service & Celebration Monday, January 16, 2017 | 9 am to 2 pm Richmond Greenway, Ohio Ave & 8th St, Richmond FREE, ...
MLK Day Coastal Cleanup | SF
Monday, January 16 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| EcoCenter (Heron's Head Park/ NOW Hunters Point)
MLK Day Coastal Cleanup | SF
“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?'” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. On January 16, the Aquarium of the Bay is celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service with a shoreline cleanup around the EcoCenter at Heron’s Head Park.  They ...
MLK Day San Francisco History Walks | 9 Free Tours
Monday, January 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
MLK Day San Francisco History Walks | 9 Free Tours

San Francisco City Guides offer free guided walking tours of many different neighborhoods in the city and will be offering a full slate of free tours on MLK weekend Saturday through Monday. Tour starting times range from 9:30 am to 2 pm and there are ...

2017 Black Comix Arts Festival: MLK Monday | SF
Monday, January 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
2017 Black Comix Arts Festival: MLK Monday | SF

The Black Comix Arts Festival (BCAF) celebrates African Americans’ creativity in the comic arts and popular visual culture and is dedicated to the notion that all audiences deserve to be subject in the culture in which we participate. The two-day event includes a grand expo, ...

Free Day & MLK Jr. Celebration | Museum of the African Diaspora
Monday, January 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Museum of the African Diaspora
Free Day & MLK Jr. Celebration | Museum of the African Diaspora
MoAD will celebrate the national observance of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday as a Day of Service, providing free admission to the museum and programs throughout the day. Museum of the African Diaspora Free Day & MLK Jr. Celebration Monday, January 16, 2017 | 11 am ...
2017 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade | SF
Monday, January 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
2017 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade | SF
Celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with an MLK Day festival, march and parade around Yerba Buena Gardens, held annually on the third Monday in January. Attend a full day of free and exciting events, festivals and programs, as well as a march and ...
2017 MLK Jr. Celebration, Film & Comic Arts Festival | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Monday, January 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
2017 MLK Jr. Celebration, Film & Comic Arts Festival | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Every year on the third Monday in January, over 15,000 attendees come to San Francisco’s Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and Gardens to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy. 2017 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration Monday, January 16, 2017 | 11 am to 5 ...
11th Annual MLK Jr. Film Festival | Oakland
Monday, January 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | African American Museum & Library (Oakland)
11th Annual MLK Jr. Film Festival | Oakland
The African American Museum & Library continues its traditional Martin Luther King, Jr. Film Festival by presenting a selection of critically acclaimed films that put into historical perspective the Civil Rights movement and its heroes. 2017 MLK Jr. Film Festival Monday, January 16, 2017 | 11 am African ...
MLK Day 2017: Free Museum Day | SF
Monday, January 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
MLK Day 2017: Free Museum Day | SF
During the 2017 MLK celebration events, area museums will once again offer free admission and special programs for all ages in honor of Dr. King on Monday, January 16, 2017. Museums offering free admission in 2017 include: Museum of the African Diaspora, 685 Mission Street Yerba Buena Center for ...
SFJAZZ Center Anniversary Celebration | Free MLK Day Open House
Monday, January 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| SFJAZZ Center
SFJAZZ Center Anniversary Celebration | Free MLK Day Open House
To celebrate the SFJAZZ 5th Anniversary Season, SFJAZZ kicks off 2017 by honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and welcoming families to explore SFJAZZ Center space, listen to exciting live music in the beautiful Miner Auditorium, and find out more about America’s ...
Dare to D.R.E.A.M. Community Festival | SF
Monday, January 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Richmond District Neighborhood Center
Dare to D.R.E.A.M. Community Festival | SF
The Richmond District Neighborhood Center is asking the community to “Dare to D.R.E.A.M”. They encourage the populace to discuss, rise up, empower, advocate, engage and mobilize. The festival will include opportunities for service, expression, learning, access to resources, art, music and a workshop series. They will be ...
2017 MLK Jr. Day Celebration: Jazz, Spoken Word & Choir Performances | East Bay
Monday, January 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Piedmont Veteran's Memorial Building
2017 MLK Jr. Day Celebration: Jazz, Spoken Word & Choir Performances | East Bay
The Piedmont Appreciating Diversity Committee (PADC) and the City of Piedmont will host the 20th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration at the Piedmont Veterans Hall on January 16, 2017. The 2017 celebration, themed  Bystander or Ally? Deciding When to Act, will include jazz from Oaktown ...
Free BYOS Ice Skating Night: Bring Your Own Skates | San Jose
Monday, January 16 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free ice skating only if you bring your own skates.
| Downtown Ice (San Jose)
Free BYOS Ice Skating Night: Bring Your Own Skates | San Jose

Save yourself $17 and skate for free in San Jose as Downtown Ice hosts Bring Your Own Skate nights featuring free skating on certain evenings to those people who bring their own skates. 2017 Bring Your Own Skate (BYOS) Nights Downtown Ice, 120 S. Market St, San Jose Show ...

Every Monday

Free Monday Workout: Cardio & Strength | Fort Mason
Every Monday – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Green
Free Monday Workout: Cardio & Strength | Fort Mason

Every Monday, November Project San Francisco meets in Fort Mason for a combination of cardio and strength exercises that are sure to leave you stronger than the day before. Come at 6:30 am for hugs, sweat and cheers. 
The workouts are always free and they encourage all athletic …

Free Bagel Mondays | Mission Dist.
Every Monday – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | La Victoria Bakery
Free Bagel Mondays | Mission Dist.

There are a lot of kind-hearted folks in this city by the bay, but Danny Gabriner of Sour Flour is in the pantheon of kind folks. 
Every Monday, he bakes and then gives away hundreds of free bagels on 24th and Alabama Street. Tasty and fresh, free handmade, …

Game Hour: Free Pizza, Games & Comedy Night | Haight
Every Monday – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
Game Hour: Free Pizza, Games & Comedy Night | Haight

Game Hour is a happy hour with free pizza, video games, card games and board games held at Milk Bar every Monday. Look forward to favorites like Mortal Kombat, UFC and Cards Against Humanity.
We also have a Fake Podcast hosted by Feel Woods and Brandon Stokes …

“Motown On Mondays” DJ Night | Madrone Art Bar
Every Monday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 9pm, $3 after
| Madrone Art Bar

Every Monday at Madrone, dance the night away with hosts DJ Gordo Cabeza and Timoteo Gigante and resident DJs spinning originals, exclusive remixes, and close relatives of your favorite Motown songs during M.O.M. Motown on Mondays.
Arrive early for Happy Hour featuring $1 off drafts and …

2-for-1 Film Night at The New Parkway | Oakland
Every Monday – 6:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*You get two for the price of one.
| The New Parkway
2-for-1 Film Night at The New Parkway | Oakland

The New Parkway offers a two-for-one Mondays each week. The New Parkway Theater is a community-centered cinema and pub located in Oakland’s Uptown district.
Sit back and relax in their cozy couches while watching their new releases, cult classics, and fabulous special programming. Enjoy delicious food …

Circuit Hacking Night: Make Cool Things with Electronics | Mission Dist.
Circuit Hacking Night: Make Cool Things with Electronics | Mission Dist.

Learn to solder and learn to make cool things with electronics. Hang out with cool hardware geeks at Noisebridge’s weekly Circuit Hacking Monday.
All ages, all skill levels, and all are welcome at this weekly Monday night event to give you inspiration to hack that project you’ve always wanted …

“Musical Mondays” Sing-Along At The Edge | Castro
Every Monday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Edge

Start your week singing with Musical Mondays or get over the hump with Musical Wednesdays at The Edge in the Castro, where they play all of your favorite musicals to sing and drink along with a different theme each week from 7 pm to 2 am every …

Popcorn Poker: Movie Trivia Game Night | The New Parkway
Popcorn Poker: Movie Trivia Game Night | The New Parkway

Bet and bluff your way to victory, make new frenemies, and remember all the movies you’ve forgotten with your host David Macarchick. It’s part movie trivia game show, part social tour de force. Two teams enter the popper, one only team pops to greatness. There will …

Free Comedy: Move Along, Nothing to See Here | Oakland
Every Monday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Night Light
Free Comedy: Move Along, Nothing to See Here | Oakland

Enjoy a free comedy show every Monday at The Night Light in Jack London Square, featuring your hosts Joey Devine, Cameron Vanini, Ben Kolina and Gabby O’Poccia, along with special guests every week.
The show starts at 8 pm with a fresh lineup every week.

“Classical Revolution” Chamber Music Jam | Mission Dist.
Every Monday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a $5-20 donation is welcome to support the musicians.
| The Revolution Cafe

“Classical Revolution” is a weekly chamber music night at the Mission District’s Revolution Cafe.
Each week, they feature different local and visiting musicians in a unique Chamber Jam format, where musicians get a chance to perform in a casual environment and audiences get to hear chamber music in …

Ivy League Free Comedy on Monday Nights | Albany
Every Monday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ivy Room
Ivy League Free Comedy on Monday Nights | Albany

Nobody likes Monday mornings, but everyone is going to love Monday nights. Join in for Ivy League Comedy every Monday at the Ivy Room. For the low, low price of free you can see some of the best local and nationally touring comics as featured on …

“The Secret Show”: Comedy Show at a Pub | San Mateo
Every Monday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Swingin' Door

Kevin Wong hosts a free weekly comedy night at The Swinging’ Door in San Mateo featuring comedians who have appeared at the Punch Line, Cobb’s, San Jose Improv, and Tommy T’s.
If you’re in the Peninsula, come on down to The Swingin’ Door for some free laughs every …

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