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Wednesday, September 3

Free Apple Cinnamon Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, September 3 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 360 Café
Free Apple Cinnamon Waffle Wednesday | SF

Join b.street waffles for their monthly Free Waffle Wednesday at the Capital One 360 Café in the Financial District and enjoy a complimentary waffle from 9-11 am, or while they last. These Belgian-style street waffles come in tasty flavors like TCHO chocolate, maple-bacon, salted caramel and many ...

Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout
Wednesday, September 3 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout

At Drink and Draw, artsy bar patrons draw to a theme and submit their artwork into a raffle for cocktails and other prizes at The Knockout in the Mission District. The artwork gets scanned online for all to admire. Drink and Draw happens every first Wednesday of the ...

Thursday, September 4

Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Thursday, September 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park

Looking to discover SF’s best local craft/artisan food vendors and special chef pop-ups? SoMa StrEat Food Park and Funcheap are putting on a Thursday Night Market called “StrEat Bazaar.” The focus is mostly craft food vendors, special pop-up restaurants, food trucks (of course) and some artists ...

Tacolious Tasting Night & Book Party | Omnivore Books On Food
Thursday, September 4 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Tacolious Tasting Night & Book Party | Omnivore Books On Food

Tacolicious co-owner Joe Hargrave tries to conquer your belly at home with a new cookbook filled with recipes for making their ridiculously tasty tacos. He’ll be on hand giving cooking tips plus bribing our taste buds with snacks and drinks.
Tacolicious: Festive Recipes for Tacos, Snacks, …

Heart Beats: Un-Networking Social Hour & Free Drinks | General Assembly
Thursday, September 4 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| General Assembly (Folsom St.)
Heart Beats: Un-Networking Social Hour & Free Drinks | General Assembly

Heart Beats is a social event where you’re not allowed to talk about your job. Yup, an evening exclusively devoted to your non-professional passions with free drinks and snacks to keep your belly happy.
Heart Beats: Un-Networking Night
Thursday, September 4, 2014 | 7 to 10pm
General Assembly, 501 Folsom …

Friday, September 5

“Friday Night Market”: Grand Opening Summer Evening Festival | UN Plaza
Friday, September 5 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission. Bring cash for food, drinks and shopping
| UN Plaza

For the Grand Opening of the new Friday Night Market on September 5th, expect UN Plaza to be filled with food trucks, vendors, a music stage and beer garden. 
Food trucks
range from dinner to dessert

WhipOut!
Hongry Kong
Frozen Kuhsterd
Keep Rolling
Sunrise Deli
Curry Up Now
Manna Japanese comfort food
Kasa Indian Eatery
Kenny’s …

Off The Grid, Dance Lessons & Live Soul Music | Friday Nights at OMCA
Off The Grid, Dance Lessons & Live Soul Music | Friday Nights at OMCA

What to expect on September 5:

5–9 pm: Half-off gallery admission for adults, free for ages 18 and under
5–9 pm: Local beer and wine specials in the Blue Oak beer garden
5–9 pm: All Museum galleries open late
5–9 pm: Gourmet food trucks from Off the Grid featuring …

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, September 5 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food from food trucks.
| Fort Mason Center

Over 30 food trucks and street food carts in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party. And it’s California’s largest weekly street food market.  Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-11 pm ...

Saturday, September 6

43rd Annual Art & Wine Festival: Saturday | Mountain View
Saturday, September 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Castro Street (Mountain View)
43rd Annual Art & Wine Festival: Saturday | Mountain View

More than 200,000 arts lovers gather in Silicon Valley’s epicenter on Castro Street in Mountain View for this vibrant multicultural celebration. 43rd Mountain View Art & Wine Festival September 6-7, 2014 | 10 am to 6 pm Castro Street, Mountain View FREE The two-day festival ...

SubRosa Coffee 5th Birthday Party: Music, DJs & Food Carts | Oakland
Saturday, September 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free party, but food & vendor purchases may be extra
| SubRosa Coffee
SubRosa Coffee 5th Birthday Party: Music, DJs & Food Carts | Oakland

Celebrate SubRosa Coffee’s fifth birthday with bands, kitten adoptions, music and fortune telling.

2014 Autumn Moon Festival: Saturday | Chinatown
Saturday, September 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
2014 Autumn Moon Festival: Saturday | Chinatown

Celebrated in Asia for more than 1,000 years, the 24th Annual Autumn Moon Festival will be held in Chinatown on September 6-7, 2014. For two days, historic Grant Avenue will be filled with arts and crafts booths, cultural exhibits, children’s activities, food, corporate sponsors, and multiple parades along ...

Ferry Plaza Farmers Market: Free Seasonal Cooking Demos | SF
Saturday, September 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Ferry Plaza Farmers Market: Free Seasonal Cooking Demos | SF

This waterfront market, run by the Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture (CUESA), has over 120 food, fruit, and vegetable vendors on Saturdays and the entire Bay as its beautiful backdrop. The Ferry Plaza Farmers Market operates year-round from 8 am to 2 pm. On ...

Win Tix: CitySolve: Fun Urban Scavenger Hunt | SF
Saturday, September 6 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Win a pair of tickets, or use code FCCSURSF for $20/ person tickets (typically $40-$60)
| Secret Location (SF)
CitySolve: Fun Urban Scavenger Hunt | SF

Like The Amazing Race? You’ll love this unique scavenger hunt where teams of 2-4 people solve clever clues and face fun challenges all while navigating the urban landscape via foot or Muni.
It’s a scavenger hunt mixed in with trivial pursuit, throw in a mini …

Win Tix: The 3rd Annual San Francisco Lawn Party | Marina Green
The 3rd Annual San Francisco Lawn Party | Marina Green

Picnic at San Francisco’s largest one day waterfront party and concert featuring fun lawn games (including a giant cornhole tournament), bocce ball and croquet along with concert by popular cover bands.
Dance to music from Pop Rocks, The Cheeseballs & DJ Ajax. All proceeds benefit The …

2014 Mission Creek Music Festival Block Party | Oakland
Saturday, September 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Two Mile Wines
2014 Mission Creek Music Festival Block Party | Oakland

The Mission Creek Music Festival block party had an unexpected last minute location change, and this time it’s in the warehouse of the Two Mile Wines winery at 489 25th St., Oakland on Saturday, September 6, 2014.
The roll top will be up, the taps will pour …

“Under the Sea” Tea Party in the Park | Panhandle

Come in your pirate hat or mermaid tail and with your own personal tea cup, and get ready for  ”Under the Sea” Tea Time in the Panhandle.
Tea and treats will be provided, but please bring a dish, drink, or treat to share. This events is BYOB, …

“Critical Hit” Comedy Show & Free Pizza | Oakland
Saturday, September 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | It's Your Move Game Store

September 6, 2014 Lineup:

Hilarious newcomer, Joel Spears
Gem of the south bay, Chad Opitz
Coming out of retirement just for this critical hit show, local legend and amazing headliner, Jimmy Gunn

As always, the Critical Hit boys will be gracing the stage.

Sunday, September 7

43rd Annual Art & Wine Festival: Salsa Sunday | Mountain View
Sunday, September 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Castro Street (Mountain View)
43rd Annual Art & Wine Festival: Salsa Sunday | Mountain View

More than 200,000 arts lovers gather in Silicon Valley’s epicenter on Castro Street in Mountain View for this vibrant multicultural celebration. 43rd Mountain View Art & Wine Festival September 6-7, 2014 | 10 am to 6 pm Castro Street, Mountain View FREE The two-day festival ...

2014 Autumn Moon Festival: Sunday | Chinatown
Sunday, September 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
2014 Autumn Moon Festival: Sunday | Chinatown

Celebrated in Asia for more than 1,000 years, the 24th Annual Autumn Moon Festival will be held in Chinatown on September 6-7, 2014. For two days, historic Grant Avenue will be filled with arts and crafts booths, cultural exhibits, children’s activities, food, corporate sponsors, and multiple parades along ...

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, September 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio every Sunday through the fall starting on April 6, 2014 (11 am to 4 pm) at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect live music, free games and stands from San Francisco restaurants, food trucks, local ...

49ers Kickoff Tailgate Party 2014: SF’s Biggest NFL Game Watch | SoMa
Sunday, September 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission with RSVP
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
49ers Kickoff Tailgate Party 2014: SF's Biggest NFL Game Watch | SoMa

Watch the 49ers beat down the Dallas Cowboys during the first Funcheap Food Truck Tailgating Party of 2014. We’ve got food trucks, lots of big screen TVs, beer bucket specials, bottomless Mimosas, and the Chat Sports “Loudest 49ers Fan” contest.
Join up with hundreds of other …

Monday, September 8

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, September 8 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.

Cyberpunk Cinema, by Thrillhouse Records, presents cyberpunk movie classics at The Knockout in the Mission every second Monday of the month from 6:30-9 pm. They’ll show one episode of Cowboy Bebop at 6:30 pm, followed by the feature film. Use #cyberpunkcinema during the event to share ...

Tuesday, September 9

Marin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael
Tuesday, September 9 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Lotus Cuisine of India
Marin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael

At Marin Green Drinks, green is the reason, and drinks are the excuse. Relax, mingle and network with local sustainability enthusiasts who are living and working as green as they can. Every second Tuesday of the month from 5:30-7:30 pm, Marin Green Drinks meet for conversation and complimentary ...

Thursday, September 11

Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Thursday, September 11 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park

Looking to discover SF’s best local craft/artisan food vendors and special chef pop-ups? SoMa StrEat Food Park and Funcheap are putting on a Thursday Night Market called “StrEat Bazaar.” The focus is mostly craft food vendors, special pop-up restaurants, food trucks (of course) and some artists ...

Friday, September 12

“Friday Night Market”: Summer Evening Festival | UN Plaza
Friday, September 12 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission. Bring cash for food, drinks and shopping
| UN Plaza

In trying to make United Nations Plaza a comfortable and fun evening destination rather than a public space you walk quickly through, the city is throwing a series of late summer night markets with a beer garden, live music, food trucks, DIY art workshops and ...