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Thursday, October 19

The Economic Security Project: CASH Conference & Evening Party | SF
Thursday, October 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco Mint
The Economic Security Project: CASH Conference & Evening Party | SF
The Economic Security Project invites you to their first ever CASH Conference this fall in San Francisco. You will meet at the historic Old Mint, a building that once housed a third of the nation’s wealth, to reimagine what an economy built on the well-being ...
SF’s Churches Temples & Cathedrals: A Rare Guided Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Thursday, October 19 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| St. Mary's Cathedral
SF's Churches Temples & Cathedrals: A Rare Guided Walking Tour | SF City Guides
San Francisco’s diversity is reflected in its places of worship. Visit churches, temples, a cathedral, and a synagogue. View the symbols and architecture and hear the history of the city’s religious institutions Meet at the main plaza entrance of St. Mary’s Cathedral, Gough & Geary. Public ...

Civic Center Block Party & Free Roller Disco: 2017 Finale | SF
Thursday, October 19 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
Civic Center Block Party & Free Roller Disco: 2017 Finale | SF

The Commons on Third Thursdays will activate UN Plaza, Fulton Street and Civic Center Plaza with three stages of music, food trucks, bars, bocce ball and other activities held on four nights, one each month until October from 5 to 9 pm. “The Commons” is the ...

Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa
Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa

Yerba Buena Third Thursdays is a monthly outing of art, performance, music, and drinks in the Yerba Buena neighborhood in the heart of downtown San Francisco, between 2nd and 5th Street, and Market and Harrison Street. Free, but an RSVP is recommended to save time ...

’88 Throwback Thursday Anniversary Celebration: Live DJ, Games & Beers | Oakland
Thursday, October 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*All house beers will roll back to their 1988 prices.
| Pacific Coast Brewing Co.
'88 Throwback Thursday Anniversary Celebration: Live DJ, Games & Beers | Oakland
For the 1st night of their four day 29th Anniversary Celebration, Pacific Coast Brewing Co. will be bringing back their (in)famous Throwback Thursday Party. Also, for this year’s event they are partnering up with Endgame Oakland to host a board game and throwback video game tournament ...
Extraterrestrial NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, October 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
Extraterrestrial NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Explore the mysteries beyond the solar system with a night dedicated to the search for extraterrestrials. Join experts from NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View & METI (Messaging Extraterrestrial Intelligence) for fascinating talks on exoplanets and the possibilities of life beyond Earth—including what it might look like to live ...
Free Russian Dance Lessons & Vodka Tasting | The Presidio
Thursday, October 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is encouraged.
| Presidio Officers' Club
Free Russian Dance Lessons & Vodka Tasting | The Presidio
Explore the legacy of Russian culture in the Old World and the new. The evening will include a folk dance lesson and performances by Dolina Folk, and a historical overview of Russian colonial presence in California from Fort Ross interpreter Hank Birnbaum. Plus a vodka ...
“Exploratorium After Dark” Everything Matters: Chromium | Pier 15
Reinvent your Thursday nights at After Dark. Come be in your elements with Exploratorium host and scientific raconteur Ron Hipschman at Everything Matters: Chromium. Experience a fascinating array of unique, adult-only programs and events that change each week. Grab dinner by the Bay, play with hundreds ...
Win Tix: 6th Annual “Autumn Lights” Festival | Lake Merritt
Thursday, October 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$20 Adv / $25 Door. Youth (ages 6-17) - $7 Adv /$10 Door. Free for children below 5.
| The Gardens at Lake Merritt
Imagine yourself immersed in acres of lush gardens illuminated with mesmerizing, larger-than-life art and lighting installations created by Bay Area artists. The festival runs three nights only, October 19-21, 2017. > Get Tickets – $20 Adv / $25 Door for adults The 6th Anniversary Autumn Lights Festival is beautifully ...
The World’s First Virtual Reality Horror Opera | SF
Thursday, October 19 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Moscone Center West
The World's First Virtual Reality Horror Opera | SF
Samsung VR is bringing together leaders in 360 content and VR filmmaking for an evening of immersive film, entertainment, and networking. They are especially excited to shine a spotlight on the visionary artists and companies pioneering this new content medium. Explore the mysteries of The Parksville ...
2017 Campus MovieFest Finale: Short Films & Prizes | SFSU
Thursday, October 19 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack Adams Hall (SFSU)
2017 Campus MovieFest Finale: Short Films & Prizes | SFSU
Are you excited for a night of glitz, glamour, lights and red carpet fun? Then come out to SFSU’s Campus MovieFest Finale on October 19, 2017 at 7 pm in Jack Adams Hall. Seats fill quickly, so arrive early. Scope the Top 16 films at your school, win ...
Bergerac 4th Year Anniversary Party | SF
Thursday, October 19 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bergerac
Bergerac 4th Year Anniversary Party | SF
Celebrate with an evening of Southern and French inspired bites. as Bergerac is turning 4. French and Southern inspired bites for the evening are as follows: Mini Fried Chicken Biscuits with Nashville Spice, Honey Butter & Tomato Jam Corn Bread with Smoked Pork Tenderloin, Pickled Tomatillo & Benne ...
Gay Vampire Sex Pub Quiz | SF
Thursday, October 19 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Stud Bar
Gay Vampire Sex Pub Quiz | SF
Queer Sex Trivia will be celebrating Halloween with a very special Gay Vampire Sex pub quiz. Win free drinks from The STUD and epic sex toys from Good Vibrations Polk St. Store for showing off your queer vampire sex knowledge. They’ll be quizzing you on all the queer vampire babe icons who shaped ...
New Moon Ceremony: Defend Mother Earth | Berkeley
Thursday, October 19 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | 11 Spinnaker Way
New Moon Ceremony: Defend Mother Earth | Berkeley

You are invited to join them in this prayer from wherever you are on Mother Earth’s belly. In the San Francisco Bay Area, they will be meeting on the shoreline of Berkeley, California at Cesar Chavez Park, right at the end of the road where ...

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Trivia Thursday: Pub Quiz in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway
Trivia Thursday: Pub Quiz in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway

Thursday Night at The New Parkway is Trivia Night.  
This is a chance for you and your friends to compete and win prizes (like free beer and movie passes) if you can answer questions correctly about a range of topics that often include movie history, famous …

’90s DJ Thursday: Party Like It’s 1999 | SF
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Raven Bar
'90s DJ Thursday: Party Like It's 1999 | SF

Every Thursday night, Raven Bar & Lounge is partying like it’s 1999 with DJ Mark Andrus bringing you back in time, but not too far back.
’90s DJ Thursday: Party Like It’s 1999
Every Thursday at 9 pm
Raven BAr & Lounge, 1151 Folsom St., SF, CA
FREE

Free Live Jazz Music From Local Artists | SF
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cigar Bar & Grill
Free Live Jazz Music From Local Artists | SF

Join them every Wednesday & Thursday evening for a free Jazz show by local Bay Area musicians.
Shows start at 8pm. Enjoy great food, drinks & Jazz. For complete line-up and more information please visit their website.

HellaFunny on Haight Street | Milk Bar
HellaFunny on Haight Street | Milk Bar

Come out to #HellaFunny at Milk Bar located in the heart of the Upper Haight to see some of SF’s best rising comedic talent.
The lineup changes every week, but expect to see comics that have performed at Cobbs, SF Sketchfest, the Punchline and featured on …

“The Setup” Underground Comedy Show | SF
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Normally $10 use code FUNCHEAP for $5 tickets. 21+
| Ales Unlimited: Beer 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 …

“Class of ’84” Dance Party & Cheap Drinks | SoMa
Every Thursday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 9:30 pm. $7 after
| The Cat Club

Every Thursday from 9 pm to 3 am at the Cat Club, it’s the best of the ’80s in two rooms with the coolest music and the best crowd in town. DJs Damon and Mr Washington spin ’80s pop, rock, and one hit wonders in the …

“GrooveWell” Thursdays | Milk Bar
Every Thursday – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar

The GrooveWell squad specializes in creating a genuinely fun, eclectic atmosphere for those who like to dance and meet cool like-minded people. Their sound is as diverse as the crowd, mixing a signature blend of House, Disco, Funk, Boogie and beyond. MC Feel Woods will be …

Craiglist Missed Connections: Improv & Original Jokes | PianoFight
Every Thursday – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | PianoFight
Craiglist Missed Connections: Improv & Original Jokes | PianoFight

PianoFight’s house team, Original Jokes takes the stage to improvise based off a Craigslist missed connection that is picked by the audience. Combine that with a PianoFight selected improv team opening the show for double the hilarity and you have one hilarious show.
Craiglist Missed Connections: …

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