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Saturday, November 11

“Dogs’ Day Out” with Instagram’s The Dogist | Spark Social
At this JCCSF pop-up, spend an afternoon with The Dogist himself, Elias Weiss Friedman, to celebrate his new book The Dogist Puppies. Known for playful and soulful portraits of dogs, @thedogist has 3 million Instagram followers, and we know many of you are right here in ...
de Young Museum’s “City of Fire” Free Community Celebration | SF
Saturday, November 11 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | de Young Museum
de Young Museum's
Celebrate ‘Teotihuacan: the City of Water, City of Fire’ with them on Saturday, November 11th, and explore one of the earliest, largest, and most important cities in the ancient Americas. Enjoy a short film, dance to an Oakland-based band, Candelaria, make your own artwork inspired by ...

“Cheese” Tea Launch Party: & Free Pizza Slices | SF
They are having a public launch party 12:00 pm on Saturday, November 11th at Steap Tea Bar. The first 100 customers to purchase a “Tony’s Tea” will get a free slice of pizza. Cheese Tea is actually a thing, and it’s finally made its way to ...
SF Art Institute Fort Mason Campus Opening Spectacle | Saturday
Saturday, November 11 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is encouraged.
| SFAI Fort Mason
SF Art Institute Fort Mason Campus Opening Spectacle | Saturday

Join the SF Art Institute for the free weekend-long Opening Spectacle on November 10 from 7-10 pm and November 11 from 12-5 pm. The Friday night public party will feature music, one-night-only art installations, live performances, plus there’s open studios. See the work of over 100 emerging ...

2017 Day of the Devs: Indie Games, Geeks & Tunes | SF
Saturday, November 11 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Midway
2017 Day of the Devs: Indie Games, Geeks & Tunes | SF
Double Fine Productions and iam8bit are teaming up for the 5th Annual Day of the Devs, a gaming festival that brings together the gaming community to celebrate the indie games that inspire and delight fans of all ages. 2017 Day of the Devs Saturday, November 11, 2017 | ...
2017 Bayview Harvest Festival: Free Pony Rides & Petting Zoo | SF
Saturday, November 11 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | NOW Hunters Point
2017 Bayview Harvest Festival: Free Pony Rides & Petting Zoo | SF
The 4th Annual Bayview Harvest Festival, hosted by NOW Hunters Point, is a free community celebration of the fall. Have you ever rubbed noses with a llama, petted a mini cow, seen a tortoise dance? Bayview Harvest Festival Saturday, November 11, 2017 | 1 pm to 4 pm Cargo Way ...
“View to View” Hike: Mountain Peak, Mosaic Steps & A Brewery | SF
Saturday, November 11 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Miraloma & Marne
Who’s up for exploring the city on foot then ending at a brewery for a pint? Join up with the group at Bus Stop (43) on Miraloma Dr & Marne Ave. The first stop is Mount Davidson; at 927 feet, it’s the highest point in San Francisco. This ...
“The Nutcracker Sweet” Puppet Performance | SF
Saturday, November 11 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Noe Valley Ministry
Director Randal Metz and puppeteers from Children’s Fairyland in Oakland join SFCO for a delightful version of Tchaikovsky’s holiday classic. The Nutcracker Sweet depicts many of the characters from the familiar ballet, including Clara and the Mouse King in the famous climatic fight scene with the ...
Patriot Prayer’s “Freedom March” | Berkeley
Saturday, November 11 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | People's Park
Patriot Prayer's
Whether you plan to attend, protest or to avoid the area, here’s what’s scheduled to happen in People’s Park in Berkeley on Saturday. Right-wing group Patriot Prayer‘s previous attempt at a “Freedom Rally” at Crissy Field back in August sparked a ton of protest and permit ...
2017 Castro Valley Light Parade & Street Party | East Bay
Saturday, November 11 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Castro Valley Blvd
2017 Castro Valley Light Parade & Street Party | East Bay
If it walks, dances, drives, and can be decorated with lights, it is eligible to be in the 2017 Castro Valley Light Parade. Stroll in the street for the party at 3 pm and then stick around for the light parade at 5:30 pm. “Meet in ...
Lucha Libro: Literary Wrestling | SF
Saturday, November 11 – 3:30 pm | Cost: $10*
*Tickets are sold at the door
| The Park Gym
Lucha Libro: Literary Wrestling | SF
Radar Productions presents Lucha Libro, the Bay Area’s first-ever literary wrestling competition, taking place at The Park Gym on Saturday, November 11th, 2017. Inspired by Peru’s own literary wrestling match, Lucha Libro will feature five QTPOC writers that will compete LIVE for the publication of their ...
City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio
Saturday, November 11 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
| Presidio Parade Grounds
City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...

100 Foot Tall Film Night “Signal Works” | The Great Wall of Oakland
Saturday, November 11 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Great Wall of Oakland
100 Foot Tall Film Night
Pro Arts’ partnership with the Great Wall of Oakland continues with the presentation of Signal Works, a video by Elia Vargas. Signal Works explores repetition in analog and digital bodies.How do pixels and particles flow through different spaces? What happens when common movement breaks down and ...
2017 Taurids Meteor Shower | Super Bright Fireballs
Saturday, November 11 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
2017 Taurids Meteor Shower | Super Bright Fireballs
Like the South Taurids, the North Taurids meteor shower is long-lasting (October 12 – December 2) but modest, and the peak number is forecast at about 7 meteors per hour. The North and South Taurids combine, however, to provide a nice sprinkling of meteors throughout ...

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.
Free Community Yoga Class
Every Saturday | 10 am
Sports Basement, 2727 Milvia St, Berkeley, CA
FREE
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 …

“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.
“Critical Hit” Comedy Show
Every Saturday | 8 pm
It’s Your Move Game Store, 4920 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA
$5
Admission is $5, and you’ll enjoy comedy from some of the …

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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