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Saturday, October 14

Rihanna VMA Performance Flash Mob | SF
Saturday, October 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch
| All Over San Francisco
Rihanna VMA Performance Flash Mob | SF
On October 14th, be on the lookout San Francisco as Bay Area Flash Mob perform Rihanna’s 2016 VMA awards show performance. If you want to learn the medley as well, check out their website.
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Outer Mission & Glen Park Residents
Saturday, October 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Outer Mission & Glen Park Residents

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

“Trees, Ferns & Rhododendrons” Plant Sale | SF Botanical Garden
Saturday, October 14 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Botanical Garden

Come by for a unique opportunity to admire and acquire an outstanding selection of plants seldom found in commercial nurseries or garden centers. Enjoy a wide variety of plants at each monthly Saturday sale, in addition to featured selections, based on the season. All monthly ...

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting with Innovative Cuisine | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, October 14 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting with Innovative Cuisine | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Laura Stec is a chef, author, public speaker and green-cuisine consultant. Currently, she is Corporate Chef for Pescadero Foods, Inc., sustainably farming their Wattle & Comb® 100% ...
SF Open Studios 2017 | Hunters Point Shipyard & Islais Creek Studios
Saturday, October 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco
SF Open Studios 2017 | Hunters Point Shipyard & Islais Creek Studios

SF Open Studios is the oldest and largest open studios program in the country, featuring an annual, month-long, city-wide art event that showcases over 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios over four weekends in October and November. Each weekend, art patrons, admirers, and collectors ...

“Pier 39” Birthday Bash & Fireworks | SF
Saturday, October 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Pier 39’s 39-week celebration culminates on Saturday, October 14 with the 39th Birthday Bash. Join for an evening of fun, music, discounts and more. The night will be topped off with a dazzling fireworks display over San Francisco Bay. This is a party you won’t want ...
Pizzafest 2017: Fresh Pizza Samples & Local Beer | Berkeley
Saturday, October 14 – All Day | Cost: $20*
*$1.69 service fee; free for children under 12.
| The Companion Group
Pizzafest 2017: Fresh Pizza Samples & Local Beer | Berkeley
Celebrating all things pizza. 2017 marks the fourth year for this popular northern California event. Come and sample fresh pizzas cooked on site from over 13 competing teams and vote for your favorite on Saturday, October 14, 2017. Complete the meal with beer from Lagunitas Brewery ...
Mission District “Calle 24” Latino Art Stroll & Mural Tour | SF
Saturday, October 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | 24th Street (Mission)
Mission District

Calle 24 hosts an all-day Paseo Artistico / Art Stroll, a joint effort between several noted Calle 24 arts organizations, Paseo Artistico will bring music, poetry, book readings film and cultural tours to the 24th Street corridor every second Saturday. “Calle 24” spans 14 city blocks, the section ...

“Jack of All Trades” Indie Craft & Antique Market | Jack London Square
Saturday, October 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Brought to you by the same people who produce the Treasure Island Flea, the Jack of All Trades Market features a curated mix of nearly 100 local makers, indie designers, antiquers, collectors, artists, start-ups and more. Jack of All Trades Market Every Second Saturday | 11 am to 5 ...

OurTownSF LGBTQ Nonprofit Expo | Eureka Valley
Saturday, October 14 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eureka Valley Recreation Center
OurTownSF LGBTQ Nonprofit Expo | Eureka Valley
Come and participate at the largest SF LGBTQ Nonprofit Expo ever. They’re taking over the entire Eureka Valley Recreation Center at 18th and Collingwood plus their playing field for their 2nd annual OurTownSF Nonprofit Expo. Connect in English or Spanish. They will feature over 100 SF ...
Lit Crawl 2017 | Mission District
Lit Crawl 2017 | Mission District
The 13th annual Lit Crawl will span over three hours in the Mission District’s Valencia Street corridor, featuring dozens of literary readings and events, including poetry, fiction, nonfiction, comedy and more, in bookstores, bars, galleries, restaurants, stores, cafés, community spaces, a bookmobile, a vibrator store, and ...
“Ignite!” Innovation: Lighted Drones, Digital Paintings & Robot Demos | Pleasanton
Saturday, October 14 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Firehouse Arts Center (Pleasanton)
The inaugural “Ignite!” is a free family event slated to fill the Firehouse Arts Center and the surrounding streets between Division and Railroad. The evening event will feature: Jeremy Sutton, Digital Artist (Performed live digital painting for Cirque du Soleil) Hot Club of San Francisco Innovative Illuminated Decor Ignite! Talks Illuminated Drones Eden ...

Every Saturday

Free Community Yoga Class | Berkeley
Every Saturday – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sports Basement (Berkeley)
Free Community Yoga Class | Berkeley

Grab your yoga mat and come to Sports Basement Berkeley for some relaxing weekend yoga. Community classes take place every Saturday.
Please BYOM (Bring Your Own Mat) and water bottle. All levels are welcome.

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 …

Saturday Stroll Art Walk | Oakland
Every Saturday – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Vessel Gallery
Saturday Stroll Art Walk | Oakland

Love art, but find the Murmur to be more like a scream? Then the Saturday Stroll might be just what the artist ordered.
The Saturday Stroll is quieter and more focused on the art in the galleries that participate in Oakland’s highly popular Art Murmur, luring in art enthusiasts who prefer …

Late Night Downtown Comedy at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF
Late Night Downtown Comedy at SF's Newest Art Bar | SF

Bar Fluxus, run by the same people behind Madrone Art Bar, is a new downtown cocktail bar filled with cool art and as colorful as a big box of crayons.
Every Saturday night downtown comes alive with a fresh new comedy set hosted by Feel Woods …

“The Setup” Underground Comedy Show | SF
Every Saturday – 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 …

“Critical Hit” Comedy Show | Oakland
Every Saturday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Admission is $5, and you'll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy
| It's Your Move Game Store

The boys of Critical Hit bring stand-up comedy to Oakland’s It’s Your Move game store for weekly shows happening every Saturday.
Admission is $5, and you’ll enjoy comedy from some of the Bay Area’s favorite comedians. Also, this event is BYOB.
All this goodness is brought to you …

Saturday Night Jazz Show | Fillmore
Saturday Night Jazz Show | Fillmore

Come relax in the Heritage Lounge of 1300 on Fillmore and listen a free jazz performance during Saturday Night Live Music.
The band lineup will change weekly and they do take some Saturdays off so make sure to check the schedule to see who’s performing.
There is no cover …

Free Award Winning Improvised Comedy Show | Fremont
Every Saturday – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Made Up Theatre
Free Award Winning Improvised Comedy Show | Fremont

Come out for a night of big laughs as The 5 Play cast explores the fun, exciting, and silly nature of human relationships in an unforgettable show of completely improvised scenes and stories every Saturday at 10 pm.
5 Play will perform a fully improvised 45 …

The God Damn Jam: Watch or Take Part in Improv on Stage | SF
Every Saturday – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | PianoFight
The God Damn Jam: Watch or Take Part in Improv on Stage | SF

Sid Singh hosts the craziest show in the city where you get to see standup, improv, and then you get on stage to do improv.
If you want, you can also just sit and laugh at the other people doing improv. No one is here to make …

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