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Friday, October 31

Win Tix: The Purple Onion’s Halloween Comedy Special | Kells SF
The Purple Onion's Halloween Comedy Special | Kells SF

Come to a night of Halloween themed sketches and hilarious stand-up by some of the best young talent SF has to offer, all trying to prove that they can still be scary, while being incredibly funny.
Featured comedians:

Host- Jason Kyle (Purple Onion, Comedy Store, Performed with …

Funcheap’s Halloween Comedy Night: “Hella Funny” | Cobb’s
Funcheap's Halloween Comedy Night:

Funcheap and Stroy Moyd of  #HellaFunny are taking over Cobb’s Comedy Club for a one-night-only showcase on Halloween, Friday, October 31, 2014 at San Francisco’s biggest comedy club.

We’ve handpicked some of the funniest up-and-coming comedians in SF for a huge costumed comedy bash. Expect a night …

Pamtastic’s Comedy Clubhouse of Horror | SF
Friday, October 31 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mutiny Radio
Pamtastic's Comedy Clubhouse of Horror | SF

Can this Open mic on a Friday get better? On Halloween? Yes. It’s Pamtastic’s Comedy Clubhouse on Mutiny Radio of Horror. With special comedy backing by the always costumed Medicine Bug comedy and music group.
Audience is free (as always), but they encourage costumes.
With the comic …

Yeast Nation: Crazy Rock Musical Comedy & Lightshow | SF
Yeast Nation: Crazy Rock Musical Comedy & Lightshow | SF

Come see this West Coast Premiere of the new show written by the Tony-winning writers of the Broadway smash hit “Urinetown”. With heartpounding melodies, crazy lighting effects, and a hilarious plot you’ll be laughing and talking about for hours, this is a truly memorable and …

Saturday, November 1

“Critical Hit” BYOB Comedy Show: Free Pizza & Candy | Oakland
Saturday, November 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | It's Your Move Game Store

For the month of November, the boys of Critical Hit have an extra special show lined up for you. As always the shows are 100% free, 100% BYOB, and feature free pizza and candy.
November 1, 2014 Lineup:

 Joel Spears, a relative newcomer to the bay area, …

Monday, November 3

Gettin’ Weird: Comedy w/ Stokes & Holtz | SF
Monday, November 3 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
Gettin' Weird: Comedy w/ Stokes & Holtz | SF

Gettin’ Weird hosts the Bay Area’s favorite comedians with an added twist every first Monday of the month. Sometimes it’s a performer, sometimes it’s something people have to do, but it’s always weird and always entertaining. Brandon Stokes is a co-producer of the monthly “Fun ...

“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, November 3 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot

“Misery Index” is a free, monthly show that brings together some of the most pessimistic, neurotic and dysfunctional individuals on the face of the planet: stand-up comedians. Take the edge off with cheap drinks and free laughs as these choleric comics direct their disdain towards ...

Tuesday, November 4

It’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight
Tuesday, November 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
It's Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight

Every first Tuesday at Milk Bar, San Francisco’s comedians are put to the test as they are given a random series of words and sentences seconds before getting on stage, where they then must construct entire two minute sets around each. This improv-standup hybrid then ...

Comedy & Karaoke Night | SF
Tuesday, November 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Silver Clouds Karaoke Lounge
Comedy & Karaoke Night | SF

Some of the Bay Area’s talented comedians perform for you every first Tuesday of the month at the Silver Clouds Restaurant, hosted by Anthony Sandoval (Rooster T. Feathers, The S.H.I.T.S and Giggles Comedy Festival 2012, & Creepy KOFY Movie Time). The show runs from 8-9:30 pm, but the ...

Win Tix: Jasper Redd Comedy Night (HBO, Conan) | Punch Line
Tuesday, November 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*All shows are 18 & over and there is a two drink minimum per person.
| The Punch Line
Jasper Redd Comedy Night (HBO, Conan) | Punch Line

Tennessee Comedian Jasper Redd got his comedy start in San Francisco and has since appeared on HBO’s Def Comedy Jam, Conan O’Brien and had his own special on Comedy Central.
Known for his unique timing and sly social commentary, Redd has also been seen on Lopez Tonight, Last Call with Carson Daly, and …

Wednesday, November 5

Free Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF
Wednesday, November 5 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | UCSF Osher Center
Free Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF

Laughter is contagious and has a powerful and immediate effect on our mind, body and spirit. Laughter Yoga involves deep breathing, stretching, clapping and laughter exercises and takes place on two Wednesdays each month. Free, but an RSVP is required. The laughter exercises in this class ...

Free Wednesday Comedy “Royale With Cheese” | Tendernob
Wednesday, November 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Royale
Free Wednesday Comedy

Royale With Cheese is a free monthly stand-up showcase hosted by Nick Palm featuring some of the Bay Area’s comedians, and special guests. It takes place on the first Wednesday of every month at Cafe Royale in San Francisco’s Tendernob.

Bowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay
Wednesday, November 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Clayton Valley Bowl
Bowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay

The first Wednesday of every month brings you a hilarious comedy show to the Lounge at Clayton Valley Bowl in Concord. Mires like Fires presents has become one of best East Bay stand up comedy showcases around. The show features a different lineup of talented ...

Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF
Wednesday, November 5 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| The Showdown
Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF

Every first Wednesday of the month, Ron Chapman presents his favorite comedians from the Bay Area and beyond for Showtime at Showdown. Ron Chapman is the Co-Host of Pick Me Up Radio, a founding member of Fun Times With Friends and host/producer of the Ron Talks ...

Friday, November 7

First Friday Free Comedy & DJ Party | SF
Friday, November 7 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Il Pirata
First Friday Free Comedy & DJ Party | SF

Enjoy free comedy night at Il Pirata and stay after the show for a DJ dance party. This comedy and dancing duo takes place every first Friday of the month and you’ll save some dough for drinks because there’s no cover.

Saturday, November 8

“Oakland Nights…Live” Late Night Talk Show | Oakland
Saturday, November 8 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is first come, first served; they often fill up and have to turn away people.
| Secret Location (Oakland)

What is “Oakland Nights…Live“? Why it is Oakland’s very own low-budget monthly late night talk show. It’s half Johnny Carson, half Pee-Wee’s Playhouse, and all Oakland. They’ve had marine biologists, talks with Oakland public school teachers, Star Trek: TNG re-rnactments, call-in relationship advice, live interviews with astrophysicist ...

Free Sexy Comedy & Pizza Night | SF
Saturday, November 8 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 50 Mason Social House
Free Sexy Comedy & Pizza Night | SF

You want some hot comic after comic action? Yeah, you do. Do you like your comics to put out… jokes? Mmm, sounds hot. Do you like it so hard you can’t take it anymore… from laughter? Yes, yes, yes you do. Not only that, but there is ...

Free Comedy Showcase & Dance Party | Berkeley
Saturday, November 8 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Pappy's
Free Comedy Showcase & Dance Party | Berkeley

Pappy’s Bar in Berkeley presents a Saturday Night Comedy Showcase, every second and fourth Saturday of each month. Berkeley’s free stand-up comedy showcase feature comedians from all around the Bay Area at 8:30 pm followed by a DJ.

Monday, November 10

Free Comedy Happy Hour | The Royale
Monday, November 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover, but a tip jar donation is welcome.
| The Royale
Free Comedy Happy Hour | The Royale

Every second Monday, The Royale in the Trendyloin brings you Monday Night Happy Hour Comedy with host Cara Tramontano and a full lineup of comedians. Bring some money for a drink or snacks, but otherwise, enjoy this free evening of laughs to beat your case of ...

Something Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF
Monday, November 10 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
Something Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF

The Something Something Shindig is a wild show that combines stand up comedy, improv, music, and what they like to call “audience-participation-good-times” typically happening at 8 pm every second Monday. The emcees for the evening are Justin Gomes and Andrew Moore. True fans of debauchery, they’ve ...

Wheel of Karaoke: Comedy & Music Battle | Make-Out Room
Monday, November 10 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested and donations are accepted
| Make-Out Room
Wheel of Karaoke: Comedy & Music Battle | Make-Out Room

“Wheel of Karaoke” is a fun and engaging karaoke game show judged and MC’d by local up-and-coming performers of comedy and music, taking place on every second Monday at the Make-Out Room Guest comedians, musicians, and vaudeville acts cameo throughout the night to make this ...

Tuesday, November 11

Free Women’s Comedy Night | Oakland
Tuesday, November 11 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but there is a two drink minimum and donations are welcome.
| The Layover
Free Women's Comedy Night | Oakland

Come check out a monthly comedy event at The Layover in Oakland for Women’s Comedy Night sponsored by Feelmore510 and hosted by Lydia Popovich. This event happens on the second Tuesday of every month. There is no cover, but there is a two drink minimum ...

Milkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight
Tuesday, November 11 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Milk Bar
Milkin' It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight

Every second and third Tuesday night of the month, the Milk Bar hosts Milkin’ It, a free night of comedy featuring local and national comics hosted by comedian Jules Posner. There’s never a cover nor a drink minimum. Doors open at 7:30 pm with comedy starting ...

Haightian Democracy Free Stand-Up | SF
Tuesday, November 11 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Danny Coyle's
Haightian Democracy Free Stand-Up | SF

The Lower Haight’s free stand-up showcase is in an Irish bar every second Tuesday and is hosted by a guy named Logan Hesse. Entry is free and there will be $2.50 Tecates, $7 PB&J (Shot of Jameson and a PBR), and lots of laughs. Please note, this is ...

Wednesday, November 12

“Haters Gonna Hate” Free Comedy Show | SF
Wednesday, November 12 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Royale

Haters Gonna Hate is a niche comedy showcase created by Josef Anolin where comedians give you a piece of the darkest corners of their minds while simultaneously being kept on their toes by the antics of the show’s co-hosts, Josef Anolin and Chris Riggins, with Kaseem ...