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Wednesday, October 5

Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF
Wednesday, October 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, Josh Holub presents three of his favorite comedians from the Bay Area and beyond for Showtime at Showdown. Past performers have gone on to perform on NBC, Comedy Central and major motion pictures., so this is your chance to ...

Thursday, October 6

New Village Comedy Night | Nob Hill
Thursday, October 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | New Village Cafe
New Village Comedy Night | Nob Hill

New Village Comedy Night is a free comedy showcase held every 1st Thursday of the month at New Village Cafe located at 1426 Polk St. (between Pine & California). The show brings together some of the Bay Area’s finest comics along with the occasional special ...

#HellaSingle: SF’s Only Comedy Show & Singles Mixer | Milk Bar
#HellaSingle: SF's Only Comedy Show & Singles Mixer | Milk Bar

Tired of swiping right? Welcome to #HellaSingle –SF’s only comedy show and dating mixer for singles ready to mingle. Every Thursday at Milk Bar with a ’90s dance party to follow. #HellaSingle Comedy Show Every Thursday at 8pm Milk Bar, 1840 Haight St., SF FREE ...

Wheel of Karaoke: Comedy & Music Battle | Oakland
Thursday, October 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested and donations are accepted
| Spice Monkey Restaurant
Wheel of Karaoke: Comedy & Music Battle | Oakland

“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 every first Thursday at Spice Monkey in Oakland. Guest comedians, musicians, and vaudeville acts cameo throughout the night to make this a spectacle to ...

“Nightlife on Mars” Underground Comedy Night | SF
Thursday, October 6 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Murphy's Pub

Nightlife on Mars is an underground comedy club at Murphy’s Pub produced and hosted by Joe Nguyen. It’s a free weekly showcase of local (and sometimes national) comedy talent right in the heart of downtown San Francisco. Subtle but sharp, laid-back yet engaging, Joe Nguyen is ...

The Doldrums Comedy Show | SF
Thursday, October 6 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Underground SF
The Doldrums Comedy Show | SF

Underground SF is Lower Haight’s hot spot for good comedy every first Thursday. These comedic stars hit hard licks at dragons and you won’t want to miss it. Wendy Wendells comedy team and The Doldrums hosts, Tess Barry and Mary Bushee will butter you up ...

Friday, October 7

About Last Night: Sexcapade Storytelling Stories | SF
Friday, October 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Make-Out Room
About Last Night: Sexcapade Storytelling Stories | SF

A monthly San Francisco One Night Stand/Sexcapade storytelling series. This monthly event features real people sharing real stories about horrifying one night stands, awkward hookups, and embarrassing sexual adventures. Story tellers are a combination of artists, poets, young professionals, old professionals, actors, comedians, and just ...

Uppers For Downers: A Comedy Show | Oakland
Friday, October 7 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5 Suggested Donation
| Bicycle Coffee Co
Uppers For Downers: A Comedy Show | Oakland

What are you doing on First Friday? Pretending you appreciate local art in order to get free airplane cups of Charles Shaw? They call bullsh*t. Join your favorite newborn babies, The Marys (Mary Baker and Mary Goss), at their inaugural comedy showcase this First Friday ...

First Friday Free Comedy & DJ Party | SF
Friday, October 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.

Live Comedy Show: “Your F!#&ed Up Relationship” | SF
Friday, October 7 – 10:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Stagewerx Theatre
Live Comedy Show:

EndGames Improv brings you Your F!#&ed Up Relationship, a funny improv show happening every Friday night at 10:30 pm. Free, but an RSVP is required. Your real, honest relationship stories will be the grist for the comedy mill. That sounds awful. But it’s basically true. It’s ...

Monday, October 10

Strange Stand-Up Comedy | SF
Monday, October 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oddjob
Strange Stand-Up Comedy | SF
“Odd” is a new show at SF’s Oddjob bar that celebrates the stranger side of stand-up comedy. Twice a month, they have their favorite stand-up comedians explore the darkest recesses of their subconscious minds, absolutely free of charge. To make sure you have the weirdest possible Monday ...
Witches’ Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF
Monday, October 10 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to see the show. $5 to enter the witchy raffle.
| Black Hammer Brewing
Witches' Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF

Witches’ Brew is a monthly comedy show featuring the best witchy comics in the Bay and beyond. 7:30 pm Doors/ 8 pm Show Hosted by Aviva Siegel & Allison Mick.

Something Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF
Monday, October 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 ...

“Find Me at the Club” Comedy Showcase | SF
Monday, October 10 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Club Waziema

A monthly stand up comedy showcase featuring top comics from all over the Bay Area and the world. The showcase will be broadcast live and replayed online at soulsausagepresents.com. Every second Monday at Club Waziema in San Francisco.

Tuesday, October 11

Cookies & Comedy Night | SF
Tuesday, October 11 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Brainwash Cafe
Cookies & Comedy Night | SF

Cookies and Comedy is a top notch comedy show highlighted by comics who in addition to having great material also have stage personas with a lot of flavor. This flavor is celebrated by bringing in some oven baked cookies for free. The show takes place at ...

Oaktown Comedy Night | Oakland
Tuesday, October 11 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. Otherwise $15.
| Starline Social Club
Oaktown Comedy Night | Oakland

SF may get most of the press, but Oakland has its own rich comedy scene, so “Oaktown Comedy Night” is your weekly Tuesday showcase of some of the Town’s best comics and from around the Bay Many comedians performing on Oaktown Comedy Night has been on Comedy Central, Viceland, CNN, Family ...

Milkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight
Tuesday, October 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 comedians Andrew Holmgren and Leslie Small. There’s never a cover nor a drink minimum. Doors open at 7:30 pm with comedy ...

Haightian Democracy Free Stand-Up | SF
Tuesday, October 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, October 12

Comedy Night at The Uptown | Oakland
Wednesday, October 12 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Uptown Nightclub
Comedy Night at The Uptown | Oakland

Comedy Night at The Uptown is a live stand up comedy showcase located in the heart of downtown Oakland. Each week features some of the best local and travelling comedians from around the country. Doors open at 7pm, and show will begin at 7:30. The ...

World Class Comedy Wednesdays | Marina
Wednesday, October 12 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. Otherwise $15.
| Eastside West
World Class Comedy Wednesdays | Marina

Like to laugh? Like to eat tacos or have killer cocktails? Then “World Class Comedy” is the Wednesday show for you – a weekly comedy showcase of some of SF’s best local comedians along with headliners that tour the world. Past headliners have performed USO comedy tours ...

Real Live Comedians Showcase | Piano Fight
Real Live Comedians Showcase | Piano Fight

Are you ready for some hot, live stand-up comedian action? Producer and performer Jason Mack brings you Real Live Comedians, a monthly showcase with some of the funniest talent in the Bay Area, every second Wednesday of the month. > Get Free Tickets just for Funcheapers ...

Thursday, October 13

Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula
Thursday, October 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Hop Dogma Brewing Company
Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula

Every second Thursday of the month, Comedy Sharks standup night features some of the Bay Area’s best comedians. Come on out and enjoy some laughs with your neighbors, hosted by Phil Griffiths & Hop Dogma Brewing Company. The show starts at 7:30 pm; seating is limited, ...

#HellaSingle: SF’s Only Comedy Show & Singles Mixer | Milk Bar
#HellaSingle: SF's Only Comedy Show & Singles Mixer | Milk Bar

Tired of swiping right? Welcome to #HellaSingle –SF’s only comedy show and dating mixer for singles ready to mingle. Every Thursday at Milk Bar with a ’90s dance party to follow. #HellaSingle Comedy Show Every Thursday at 8pm Milk Bar, 1840 Haight St., SF FREE ...

Grey Matter Comedy Night | Berkeley
Grey Matter Comedy Night | Berkeley
Grey Matter showcases the absolute best alt-comedians in the land. Their October edition finds them at The Back Room in Berkeley, which is featuring comedy for the first time.

Friday, October 14

“Millennials Ruin Everything”: Free Comedy & Oysters Night | El Rio
Friday, October 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, suggested donation $5
| El Rio

Millennials Ruin Everything is a monthly comedy showcase every 2nd Friday from 6-8 pm in the back room at El Rio. Each month, co-hosts Irene Tu and Dominique Gelin explore a new theme with guest comedians about why millennials suck/rock. Part comedy showcase, part interviews, ...

Grotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant
Friday, October 14 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5.
| Sports Basement (Bryant St.)
Grotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant

The Sports Basement Bryant Street store hosts the Good Times in the Grotto comedy night on (most) second Fridays of the month from 6:30-8:30 pm. Start your weekend off with a laugh with host and local comedian Anthony Medina who brings in a diverse lineup of ...

Yeti: Stand-up Comedy With Free Wine | Oakland
Friday, October 14 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Haddon Hill Cafe
Yeti: Stand-up Comedy With Free Wine | Oakland

Every second Friday of the month, Aviva Siegel and Walker Glenn present “Yeti”, a free stand-up comedy show at your favorite cozy cafe by the lake, Haddon Hill. “Yeti” always brings you the best comics from the bay area and beyond. They’re bringing booze for ...

Sad Comedy & Free Soup: Music & Comedy Night | Oakland
Friday, October 14 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP is required for free admission
| Sycamore Co-Op
Sad Comedy & Free Soup: Music & Comedy Night | Oakland

Sad Comedy is Oakland’s DIY comedy show that features a lineup of some of the Bay Area’s best comedians, a new musical act every month, and a hearty helping of free, vegan homemade soup for every audience member. Free, but an RSVP to sadcomedyrsvp@gmail.com is required. Doors at ...

“She Rocks” Live Music, Comedy & Drag Showcase | SF
Friday, October 14 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | The Fireside Lounge

Tired of seeing girls sing sad love songs and acoustic covers of top 40 hits? She Rocks features the most badass female dominant bands the Bay Area has to offer. See women who rock the stage harder than any stickly strungout dudes in the biz, every ...

Saturday, October 15

“Critical Hit” Comedy Show, Free Pizza & Free Candy | Oakland
Saturday, October 15 – 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 monthly shows happening every first Saturday and third of the month. Admission is $5, and you’ll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy from some of ...