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Sunday, January 21

“Good Food Award” Marketplace 2018 | Fort Mason
Sunday, January 21 – 9:00 am | Cost: $5 | Fort Mason Center
The annual “Good Food” Awards marketplace takes place in the Festival Pavilion at Fort Mason and gathers together vendors from around the country who are redefining ‘good food’ by crafting products that are both incredibly tasty and responsibly produced. 2018 Good Food Awards Marketplace Sunday, January 21, 2018 | 9 ...
2018 Alameda Restaurant Week | Final Day
Sunday, January 21 – All Day | Cost: $28*
*Prixe fix menu ranges from $28 and up.
| Alameda (Various Location)
2018 Alameda Restaurant Week | Final Day

Alameda Restaurant Week is a nine day event celebrating the culinary delights this island city offers. From January 12 through 21, local foodies can enjoy special menus from participating restaurants. View the comprehensive list of the participating restaurants. Prixe fix menu ranges from $28 and up. So ...

Napa Valley Restaurant Week | January 21-28
Napa Valley Restaurant Week | January 21-28

Napa Valley Restaurant Week allows locals and visitors to dine and delight throughout the valley and experience our legendary food and wine culture January 21-28, 2018. Through multi-course prix-fixe menus for lunch ($20) and dinner ($36 or $46), guests can try out the latest culinary hot-spots ...

San Francisco Chamber Music Festival | SF
Sunday, January 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Conservatory of Music
San Francisco Chamber Music Festival | SF
Join the San Francisco Conservatory of Music for an all-day chamber music extravaganza on January 21, 2018. All concerts are free and begin at 11am, 3pm, 5pm and 7:30pm, with a film at 2pm. View the entire schedule.  
The Great Mac ‘n Cheese Melt-Off
Sunday, January 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: $5 | SoMa StrEat Food Park
The Great Mac 'n Cheese Melt-Off

Experience the biggest Fête du Fromage in San Francisco. Fifteen of the best food trucks and pop-up shops will be mixing up mouthwatering Mac and Cheese specials all day long. Who will be the mac and cheesiest? Cast your vote for the chancellor of cheese, ...

Sea Lion 28th Anniversary Walking Tours: Final Day | Pier 39
Sunday, January 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Sea Lion 28th Anniversary Walking Tours: Final Day | Pier 39

Become sea lion savvy and learn more about California sea lions, marine life, and bay conservation during the annual “Sea Lion Encounter,” in celebration of the anniversary of their arrival to Pier 39. Although the “anniversary” runs a whole month from January 1-28, 2018 the most ...

2018 Oakland Restaurant Week: Final Day | East Bay
2018 Oakland Restaurant Week: Final Day | East Bay

Oakland Restaurant Week is your opportunity to experience the trendy culinary scene everyone is talking about from January 11-21, 2018. For 10 days, top Oakland restaurants will offer special prix-fixe lunch and/or dinner menus at $10, $20, $30, $40, and $50 price points – that’s two weekends of awesome ...

$5 All-You-Can-Dance Class Day | SF
Sunday, January 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Alonzo King Lines Ballet
$5 All-You-Can-Dance Class Day | SF
Sample bite-size bits from a range of dance classes for just $5 at All You Can Dance Day on Sunday, January 21, 2018. Try a selection of 30-minute sample classes reflecting the best of local dance including ballet, modern/contemporary, hip-hop, jazz and more. All You Can Dance for Just $5 Sunday, January ...
Free San Francisco Civic Symphony Winter Concert | Nourse Theatre
Free San Francisco Civic Symphony Winter Concert | Nourse Theatre
The oldest community orchestra on the West Coast, the San Francisco Civic Symphony cordially invites you to attend its winter concert on Sunday, January 21, 2018. Admission is free, but an RSVP is requested and donations are gratefully accepted ($10 suggested). Free San Francisco Civic Symphony Winter Concert Sunday, ...

Monday, January 22

2018 San Francisco Restaurant Week | January 22-31
2018 San Francisco Restaurant Week | January 22-31

SF Restaurant Week is a 10-day celebration of our world-class dining community when frugal foodies get to eat their way through nearly 130 restaurants around San Francisco. Participating restaurants will offer special prix-fixe menus to showcase their passion for sharing great food with diners. 2018 ...

Tuesday, January 23

The 2018 San Francisco Volunteer Fair | Tenderloin
Tuesday, January 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Tenderloin Museum
The 2018 San Francisco Volunteer Fair | Tenderloin
Find the perfect match at the 2018 Volunteer Fair at the Tenderloin Museum. On Tuesday January 23, 2018, potential volunteers (that’s you) can learn about nonprofit service organizations in the community. A 6:30 pm reception will be followed by brief presentations from a selection of local service ...

Wednesday, January 24

2018 International Data Privacy Day | SF
Wednesday, January 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| GitHub
2018 International Data Privacy Day | SF
Join them for the 2018 International Data Privacy Day edition of Privacy Lab for privacy in the education sector. Student privacy often faces a conundrum. How do organizations balance student privacy with legal requirements and benefits that can be gained from collecting data for instructional purposes? How can ...

Thursday, January 25

2018 Arts Education Resource Fair | SF
Thursday, January 25 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Asian Art Museum
2018 Arts Education Resource Fair | SF
Join them for the most comprehensive gathering of arts education organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area. For parents, teachers, administrators, teaching artists, and arts education advocates to meet representatives from a wide range of arts provider organizations in the bay area. Visit every table at the ...
Product Hunt 4th Annual Community Meetup: Open Bar & Free Flowing Coffee | SF
Thursday, January 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| 540 Howard St.
Product Hunt 4th Annual Community Meetup: Open Bar & Free Flowing Coffee | SF
Last year, the Product Hunt community hosted over 150 meetups around the world, from India to Montreal. Today, they’re inviting you to their 4th annual Product Hunt community meetup in San Francisco. Here’s what to look forward to: Open bar (two drink max — be responsible) GIF-powered photo ...

Friday, January 26

2018 Australia Day Block Party: Free Fairy Bread, Games & Aussie Top 100 | SF
Friday, January 26 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but a Facebook RSVP is required.
| Score Bar
2018 Australia Day Block Party: Free Fairy Bread, Games & Aussie Top 100 | SF
Aussie Aussie Aussie, Oi Oi Oi! Ring in Australia Day while enjoying Aussie-themed drinking games, Tim Tam Slams, the ‘Neighbours’ Team Drinking Challenge, and Australian beers all while listening to Triple J’s Hottest 100 streaming live. They’ll be picking up groups of Australians that are currently traveling in ...

Saturday, January 27

2018 Fort Point Civil War Days | Presidio
Saturday, January 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Point
2018 Fort Point Civil War Days | Presidio
In honor of Living History Day 2018, experience first-hand the momentous era of the American Civil War with live re-enactors, infantry and artillery demonstrations, music, Victorian dance, and exhibits displaying medicine in the 1800’s, and the lives of men, women, and children of days past. Talks and demonstrations will be ...
San Francisco City Job Fair 2018 | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, January 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco County Fair Building
San Francisco City Job Fair 2018 | Golden Gate Park
San Francisco Recreation and Parks, along with the US Post Office, San Francisco International Airport, SF Police and SF Fire, will host the final in a series of three Saturday job fairs this month, Saturday, January 27 at the County Fair Building in Golden Gate ...
Oakland A’s FanFest 2018 | Jack London Square
Saturday, January 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Oakland A's FanFest 2018 | Jack London Square
The Oakland A’s will host the annual FanFest on Saturday, January 27, 2018 from 11 am to 2 pm at Jack London Square. Admission is free, as well as many of the activities, including autograph and photo sessions. New this year, there are even more autograph ...
2018 Downtown Benicia Restaurant Week | Final Day
Saturday, January 27 – All Day | Cost: 15% off*
*Get up to 15% discount at participating eateries; conditions may apply.
| First Street (Benicia)
2018 Downtown Benicia Restaurant Week | Final Day
Downtown Benicia celebrates California Restaurant Month with Restaurant Week in January. A dining passport offers a 15% discount at participating eateries (conditions may apply).
2018 Edwardian Ball Vending Bazaar | SF
Saturday, January 27 – All Day | Cost: $5 | The Regency Sutter Room
2018 Edwardian Ball Vending Bazaar | SF
Welcome to The Edwardian Ball Vendor Bazaar, which for over 10 years has painstakingly and lovingly presented over 50 carefully curated, artisan vendors. Enjoy unfettered access to their creative delights – including fashion, haberdashery, accessories, oddities, and more – without the delightful hubbub of the nighttime ...
80+ Person Choir in Mission Dolores Basilica | Mission Dist.
Saturday, January 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested
| Mission Dolores Basilica
80+ Person Choir in Mission Dolores Basilica | Mission Dist.
The Calling All Choir is hosting a season finale performance on January 27th at the beautiful, historic Mission Dolores Basilica. Last year, they featured performances of compositions from Appalachia, Australia, Hungary, Brazil, Renaissance England, the American South, and pieces by Mark Growden and other living composers. ...
All Night DJ Party: ShangriLa’s 11th Anniversary | The Endup
Saturday, January 27 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 11 PM with an RSVP.
| The EndUp
All Night DJ Party: ShangriLa's 11th Anniversary | The Endup
The ShangriLa party at The Endup is turning 11 years old and on January 27, 2018 and they want to thank everyone for all the love and support these past 11 wonderful years. Free before 11 pm with an RSVP. For this special occasion, they are having awesome DJs from 10 ...

Sunday, January 28

2018 Concord Comfort Food Restaurant Week | Final Day
Sunday, January 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Concord
2018 Concord Comfort Food Restaurant Week | Final Day

“The First Annual Concord Comfort Food Restaurant Week is an incredible opportunity to take advantage of some of most authentic culinary experiences in the destination, some not available any other time of the year,” Schroth noted. No tickets necessary – just ask for the Concord ...

Napa Valley Restaurant Week | Final Day
Napa Valley Restaurant Week | Final Day

Napa Valley Restaurant Week allows locals and visitors to dine and delight throughout the valley and experience our legendary food and wine culture January 21-28, 2018. Through multi-course prix-fixe menus for lunch ($20) and dinner ($36 or $46), guests can try out the latest culinary hot-spots ...

Berkeley Restaurant Week 2018 | Final Day
Berkeley Restaurant Week 2018 | Final Day

Discover prix fixe menus at 30 leading Berkeley restaurants during Berkeley Restaurant Week happening from January 18-28, 2018. Participating restaurants are offering lunch and/or dinner menus at special values of $20 per person for lunch, and $25 or $35 per person for dinner (tax and gratuity are ...

Wildlife for All Ages: Little Explorer’s Petting Zoo | San Carlos
Sunday, January 28 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Carlos Library
Wildlife for All Ages: Little Explorer’s Petting Zoo | San Carlos
Come celebrate San Carlos’ Week of the Family here at the library. They have invited the Little Explorer’s Petting Zoo to come teach you all about the farm animals that live on their farm. There will be 25 of the friendliest farm animals you have ever ...
Banana Republic’s Free Pop-Up Barber Shop | Final Day
Sunday, January 28 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Check https://www.shortcutbarbers.com/#/BR for appointment openings
| Banana Republic (SF Flagship)
Banana Republic's Free Pop-Up Barber Shop | Final Day

Join Banana Republic and Baxter of California as they celebrate the launch of the first Barber & Shop Pop-Up located at Banana Republic’s Grant Avenue flagship in San Francisco. Through the month of December and January, you’ll be treated to a range of complimentary men’s ...

Monday, January 29

Family Adopt-A-Grandparent Night | San Carlos
Monday, January 29 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Carlos Elms
Family Adopt-A-Grandparent Night | San Carlos
Calling all Middle School kids. Come down with your family and spend an evening with the residents of The Elms. Many fun activities including making Valentines cards for veterans, reading or playing games with the residents, and helping the residents use their iPADs. Feel free to ...
Family Cooking School | San Carlos
Monday, January 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Carlos Youth Center
Family Cooking School | San Carlos
Come learn to prepare food. Parents and children will learn to create three wonderful food items. Reservations required. Recommended ages 3-7.

Wednesday, January 31

2018 San Francisco Restaurant Week | Final Day
2018 San Francisco Restaurant Week | Final Day

SF Restaurant Week is a 10-day celebration of our world-class dining community when frugal foodies get to eat their way through nearly 130 restaurants around San Francisco. Participating restaurants will offer special prix-fixe menus to showcase their passion for sharing great food with diners. 2018 ...