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Tuesday, October 10

Free Admission Day | San Francisco Botanical Garden
Free Admission Day | San Francisco Botanical Garden

The San Francisco Botanical Garden is one of the most diverse gardens in the world. A unique urban oasis, the garden is a living museum within Golden Gate Park, offering 55 acres of both landscaped gardens and open spaces, and showcasing over 8,000 different kinds ...

Litquake 2017: Outdoor Poetry Festival | Yerba Buena Gardens
Tuesday, October 10 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Litquake 2017: Outdoor Poetry Festival | Yerba Buena Gardens
The final event in their summer series at Yerba Buena. Enjoy line breaks during your lunch break, as some of the Bay Area’s best poets and musicians share their work in the great outdoors.

Litquake 2017: Naked on the Page: Six Memoirists Bare All | SF
Tuesday, October 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $10 | San Francisco Center for the Book
Litquake 2017: Naked on the Page: Six Memoirists Bare All | SF
“I have never seen a greater monster or miracle than myself.” —Michel de Montaigne. Literary memoir transports the readers into the visceral reality of the life of the author. As we read, we walk as they do, talk as they do, but also fail, hurt, love. ...
“The Show Must Go On” Drag Show Fundraiser | SF
Tuesday, October 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Sliding scale donation of $5-25.
| El Rio
Please join them for a fundraiser on Tuesday, October 10. They are raising money as a direct response to Trump’s ban on trans military personnel. Fundraising will benefit The San Francisco Resistance and the SF LGBT Center. Continue the momentum from their Emergency Protest March ...
“Saving San Francisco’s Heart” Book Launch | SF
Tuesday, October 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Green Arcade
San Francisco is under attack — by developers, greedy speculators and others who see this city as a place from which to extract money, even at the cost of destroying communities. Saving San Francisco’s Heart:  How to win elections, reclaim our city, and keep SF a ...
Litquake 2017: Black Against Empire | SF
Tuesday, October 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| American Bookbinders Museum
Litquake 2017: Black Against Empire | SF
In celebration of San Francisco’s 13th Annual One City One Book selection, they present an evening with “Black Against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party”, and its co-author, Waldo E. Martin, Jr. Bold. Engrossing, and richly detailed, this book cuts through the mythology and ...
Straight No Chaser: Writers at the Bar | SF
Tuesday, October 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Vesuvio
Straight No Chaser: Writers at the Bar | SF
In what has become a Litquake tradition, hallowed North Beach watering hole Vesuvio Café opens its doors for an edgy and entertaining evening reading. This year, they feature contributors to Golden State 2017: Best New Writing from California. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to see authors ...

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Free Tuesday Mindfulness Meditation Yoga | Berkeley
Every Tuesday – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| La Peña Cultural Center
Free Tuesday Mindfulness Meditation Yoga | Berkeley

Join La Peña Cultural Center on Tuesdays for mindfulness meditation yoga, a relaxing exercise that will give you increased focus and reduced stress.
Please bring your own yoga mat, blanket and props if you have them. All are welcome.
Tuesday Mindfulness Meditation Yoga
Every Tuesday from 10:30 am to 11:45 …

Historic Ferry Building Tour | SF
Historic Ferry Building Tour | SF

Enjoy an hour-long walk on the rise, tragic fall, and modern rebirth of one of San Francisco’s most renowned historic landmarks.
Visit a contemporary swirl of shops and learn the history of ferries, freeways, and quakes. Meet at the foot of the stairs at the front …

Free Nepalese Food “Curry Without Worry” | Civic Center
Every Tuesday – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but if you can afford it you should donate at least $2
| Civic Center
Free Nepalese Food

Rain or shine, Curry Without Worry will always be stationed at Hyde and Fulton in SF’s Civic Center serving free Nepalese food to drum beats and singing every Tuesday at 5:30 pm.
What is Nepalese Food? Curry Without Worry generally will serve up plates with five …

Tuesday Trivia Night & Free Popcorn | Oakland
Every Tuesday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Rosenblum Cellars
Tuesday Trivia Night & Free Popcorn | Oakland

Join the hostess, Nicole, for a fun free trivia night every Tuesday, 6 pm at the Rosenblum Cellars. Drink, play, win. It’s free and it now comes with free popcorn.
Tuesday Trivia Night & Free Popcorn
Every Tuesday at 6 pm
Rosenblum Cellars, 10 Clay St., Oakland, CA
FREE
The event happens every Tuesday night. …

Poetry Tuesdays at the Library | North Beach
Every Tuesday – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | North Beach Public Library
Poetry Tuesdays at the Library | North Beach

Join in every Tuesday evening in the historic literary epicenter of San Francisco to hear poets from near and far read their work.
Tuesdays at North Beach is a highly-respected weekly poetry series celebrating internationally acclaimed poets and showcasing local talent. Past guests have included Jonathan …

Troubled Comedy Night w/ Rajeev Dhar | Amnesia
Every Tuesday – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE
| Amnesia
Troubled Comedy Night w/ Rajeev Dhar | Amnesia

Every Tuesday night from 6:30-9 pm, Amnesia Music Hall presents Troubled Comedy Night, a free stand-up comedy show with Raj. Dhar and friends.
Comedian Rajeev Dhar mixes Bay Area comics with nationally recognized visiting performers on tour in the US. They have hosted performers from Punchline, Cobb’s, …

French Film & Conversation Night | SF
Every Tuesday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free, but there is a $5 suggested donation
| Alliance Française of San Francisco
French Film & Conversation Night | SF

To help non-French speakers discover French cinema, The Alliance Française of San Francisco is offering a weekly Tuesday night class centered around a French film and conversation.
The film night takes place in their cozy theater with free servings of wine. Admission is free, but a $5 donation at …

Tuesday Trivia Night & Food Trucks | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Every Tuesday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food & drinks
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
Tuesday Trivia Night & Food Trucks | SoMa StrEat Food Park

Join SoMa StrEat Food Park and Brainstormer Pub Quiz every Tuesday at 7 pm for Trivia Night inside the barn.
Pre-game beforehand with happy hour from 4-7 pm with $3 local draft beers and $13 pitchers, plus up to 12 of the city’s most delicious food trucks.
Tuesday …

PizzaHacker Free Comedy Night | SF
Every Tuesday – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free and an RSVP entitles you to a discount on pizza
| PizzaHacker
PizzaHacker Free Comedy Night | SF

The show – which takes place in the only Kickstarter funded restaurant in the world – is hosted by local favorites Ashton Tate and Joey Avery. They feature established comedians from around the country as well as local up-and-coming stars. The goal is to provide …

Global Bass & Tribal Fusion Belly Dance Night | SoMa
Global Bass & Tribal Fusion Belly Dance Night | SoMa

Check out Underground Nomads Tuesdays at F8 with Bay Area’s most eclectic DJs breaking barriers of genre and culture with World Music, including bhangra, Balkan, Latin and middle eastern music, plus live Bhangra and belly dancing performances, and tribal and bass DJ sets.
Underground Nomads
Most Tuesdays | 8 pm to 10 pm
1192 …

Tuesday Night Pub Quiz | Edinburgh Castle Pub
Every Tuesday – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Edinburgh Castle Pub
Tuesday Night Pub Quiz | Edinburgh Castle Pub

One of San Francisco’s best pub quizzes takes place every Tuesday at 8:30 pm at Edinburgh Castle Pub.
Co-hosted by long-time Trivia King, Carl, and slightly newer quizmaster Stu, this long standing Pub Quiz promises to be more fun, challenging and hilarious than all other trivia nights in the …

“Magic Lantern” Abstract-Pop Outdoor 3D Light Show | Redwood City
Every Tuesday – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum

Light up your Tuesday nights this spring and come experience Redwood City Improvement Association’s new, colorful 3-D video mapping display, the Magic Lantern 3-D Show.
The new Magic Lantern 3-D Show is designed by world-renowned light show artist, Bart Kresa. The one-of-a-kind display will be projected …

Ivy Room Session: Live Tuesday Funk Jam | East Bay
Every Tuesday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ivy Room
Ivy Room Session: Live Tuesday Funk Jam | East Bay

The Ivy Room Session is a weekly jam session centered around jazz-funk, soul and blues, with pro house band and backline.
Come by every Tuesday for a dose of live music. Musicians are welcome to sit in and lead – bring your instrument.
Ivy Room Session: Live …

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