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Saturday, February 17

Caffeine & Comedy at Red Rock | Mountain View
Saturday, February 17 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Caffeine & Comedy at Red Rock | Mountain View

Sunday, February 18

Tulipmania 2018: Final Day | Pier 39
Sunday, February 18 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE
Tulipmania 2018: Final Day | Pier 39
38th Annual Day of Remembrance & Taiko Show | San Jose
Sunday, February 18 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin
38th Annual Day of Remembrance & Taiko Show | San Jose

The annual San Jose Day of Remembrance brings different communities together in order to build trust, respect, and understanding among all people and to renew the pledge to fight for equality, justice, and peace.
The event commemorates the signing of the  Executive Order 9066, which led to what is …

Monday, February 19

10 Free Guided Walking Tours on President’s Day 2018 | SF
Monday, February 19 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE
10 Free Guided Walking Tours on President's Day 2018 | SF

Got the day off? Take a guided walk around San Francisco and learn something new about the city you love on President’s Day.
2018 President’s Day Walking Tours
Monday, February 19, 2018
All Over San Francisco
FREE, but donations are greatly appreciated
San Francisco City Guides Schedule

9:30 am – Japanese Tea Garden
10:00 am …

Tuesday, February 20

Wednesday, February 21

Food First Meeting: A World Where People Have Access to Food | Berkeley
Wednesday, February 21 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE
Food First Meeting: A World Where People Have Access to Food | Berkeley

Friday, February 23

Saturday, February 24

2018 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF
Saturday, February 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE
2018 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF
Free Lunar New Year Celebration | San Mateo County History Museum
Saturday, February 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
Free Lunar New Year Celebration | San Mateo County History Museum

The San Mateo County History Museum will join Redwood City in celebrating its 8th Annual Lunar New Year with free admission and special activities on Saturday, February 24, 2018.
This free event will include performances on Courthouse Square just outside the Museum and craft activities for children within …

2018 Lunar New Year Celebration | Redwood City
Saturday, February 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
2018 Lunar New Year Celebration | Redwood City

Come to the 8th annual Lunar New Year Celebration in Redwood City featuring lion dancers, red panda acrobats, martial artists, taiko drummers, and other live performances for this celebration. Plus, there will be a free Kids Arts and Crafts Area on Saturday, February 24, 2018.
The Lunar …

Free Zoo Admission for Dogs: Chinese New Year Celebration & Dance Performances | SF Zoo Free Zoo Admission for Dogs: Chinese New Year Celebration & Dance Performances | SF Zoo

Get into the San Francisco Zoo for free if you were born in the Year of the Dog (1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018)will receive free Zoo admission on that day to enjoy a day of Chinese New Year performances and activities at the zoo.
2018 …

2018 Chinese New Year Parade | SF
Saturday, February 24 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
2018 Chinese New Year Parade | SF

Named one of the world’s top ten parades, the Chinese New Year Parade in San Francisco is the largest celebration of its kind outside of Asia.
Typically, over 100 groups will participate in the parade and many of the floats and specialty groups will be featuring …

Thrillhouse Records Winter Formal & 11th year Anniversary Party | SF Thrillhouse Records Winter Formal & 11th year Anniversary Party | SF

Thrillhouse Records is turning 11 years old and they are celebrating with a huge party. This year their annual winter formal will be held at the Knockout.
Bands this year will include:

Fleshies
The Bananas
Midnite Snaxxx
Robocop 3
Mabs

Just like years previous, “dressing up” is required if you wanna get in for …

Sunday, February 25

2018 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF
Sunday, February 25 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Portsmouth Square
2018 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF

Monday, February 26

Monday Night Comedy with Free Cake | Blondies
Monday, February 26 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE
Monday Night Comedy with Free Cake | Blondies

Wednesday, February 28

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Saturday, March 3