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Friday, August 11

Win Tix: Daybreaker: Early Morning Super Hero Dance Party | SF
Friday, August 11 – 6:00 am | Cost: WIN | Halcyon
Grab your cape and mask because we’re celebrating with our first Superhero Party to date. Expect a supercharged yoga sesh, dancing with reckless abandon, and heroic feats of mischief. > Get Tickets – $20 – Save $5 with code FUNCHEAP (Normally $25) Tap into your Spidey senses ...
Early Bird Shopping Specials | Pier 39
Friday, August 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Early Bird Shopping Specials | Pier 39
Shop early and receive special discounts* at participating businesses from 10am-Noon. Check out the full list of discounts below: 7D Experience Half-Off Dark Ride Admission ($5.99) Must mention offer at time of purchase. Cannot be combined with any other offers. Offer only valid from 10am-Noon on August 11, ...

Outside Lands 2017 for Cheapskates: How to Enjoy for Free | SF
Friday, August 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to enjoy outside the fence
| Polo Field, Golden Gate Park
Outside Lands 2017 for Cheapskates: How to Enjoy for Free | SF

If you missed out on buying tickets, or simply didn’t want to drop mega money for tickets to the 2017 Outside Lands Music Festival, you can head to the park and usually listen to the festival for free. Please note, as of 8/9/17, the 3-day passes and ...

Uber’s Free Ice Cream Day | SF
Friday, August 11 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free via Uber App.
| All Over San Francisco
Uber's Free Ice Cream Day | SF
On Friday August 11, 2017 Uber is delivering free ice cream to 10 cities in North America – including San Francisco. An ice cream truck will deliver ice cream cones for you and up to three friends – and the delivery comes with one limited edition ...
Win Tix: 2017 Outside Lands: 3-Day Pass | Golden Gate Park
Friday, August 11 – All Day | Cost: WIN | Golden Gate Park
2017 commemorates the 10th Anniversary of Outside Lands, a Bay Area celebration of Music, Food, Wine, Beer, Art and Comedy, taking place August 11-13 in Golden Gate Park. You could win a pair of 3-Day Passes to Outside Land (prize value of $750). Must-see acts this year include ...
Outside Lands 2017 | 35+ Free Live Streaming Performances
Friday, August 11 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Everywhere
Outside Lands 2017 | 35+ Free Live Streaming Performances

Couldn’t get tickets for Outside Lands this year? Don’t worry, you can avoid the crowds and porta-potties, and watch from comfort of your home. Enjoy the magic of Outside Lands all from the comfort of your recliner. Grab an assortment of friends, cheeses, and vino ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, August 11 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| 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 ...

Cadillac’s 2nd Anniversary Party with Flamenco & Tito Puente Jr. | SF
Cadillac's 2nd Anniversary Party with Flamenco & Tito Puente Jr. | SF
Come join Cadillac Bar & Grill for their 2nd-anniversary party on Friday at 5 pm. They’ll have dancing, margaritas, tacos and more. From 5pm to 7pm there’s flamenco dancing. From 8pm until late it’s Tito Puente Jr. with Somos El Son playing Tito classics and ...
Friday Nights at the de Young: Abstract Painting & the Psychedelic Experience | SF
Friday Nights at the de Young: Abstract Painting & the Psychedelic Experience | SF
Events and Activities: Abstract Painting and the Psychedelic Experience: An Evening with Bill Ham – Pioneering psychedelic light show artist Bill Ham in conversation with Julian Cox, Chief Curator and Founding Curator of Photography, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. Creativity Station with Linda Janklow
5th Annual Mobile Digital Art Exhibition: Grand Opening Party | Palo Alto
Friday, August 11 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free opening night.
| Pacific Art League
5th Annual Mobile Digital Art Exhibition: Grand Opening Party | Palo Alto
Opening night is free and open to the public, featuring the top 100 curated digital art works followed by a 2-day conference of workshops and masterclasses from expert mobile digital artists and photographers, including special guest speakers. Please note that opening night runs from 5:30pm to 8pm, ...
Candlelight Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Grace Cathedral
Friday, August 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome
| Grace Cathedral
Candlelight Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Grace Cathedral

One evening a month (usually the second Friday, but not always), Grace Cathedral invites you to walk the labyrinth by candlelight and music and pray for peace in our hearts and peace in the world. The walk is hosted by the Labyrinth Guild. Always check the Labyrinth website for ...

“Summer Sessions” DIY Factory Friday Party | Mission
Friday, August 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Timbuk2 Shotwell Factory Store
“Summer Sessions” DIY Factory Friday Party | Mission
Get your DIY on at the Mission shop. They’ll have all the bedazzling and paint pens your heart desires, for you to decorate your Timbuk2 bag. Bring an old bag, or get a new one. they’ll have a bunch on hand, including white ones for you ...

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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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