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Wednesday, September 20

Sip Wine & Savor Sleep W/ Chocolate Treats | SF
Wednesday, September 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| McRoskey Mattress Company
Sip Wine & Savor Sleep W/ Chocolate Treats | SF
Join McRoskey Mattress Company, and Poco Dolce Confections for an evening celebrating local craftsmanship in San Francisco. Enjoy Cellars 33 wine with Poco Dolce chocolates and relax on a McRoskey Mattress. These San Francisco artisan producers all share a commitment to craft. Purchase a King or ...
People’s Potluck Fall 2017 | Berkeley
Wednesday, September 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Feel free to bring side dishes and desserts
| UC Berkeley Multicultural Center
People's Potluck Fall 2017 | Berkeley
The MCC, MSD, and bridges invite you to join them for their People’s Potluck. The People’s Potluck is an opportunity for their various communities not only to share in each other’s company and food but also to get to know each other and build community. ...

East Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland
Wednesday, September 20 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
| Lost & Found
East Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland

East Bay Green Drinks, started in 2000, and is a monthly community and networking event for people involved in sustainable business, environmental and social causes, local and organic food, green architecture and design, media, communications, education, construction, clean energy and more. Free, but RSVP is ...

Free Jew Year’s Eve Party: Open Bar, Hors D’oeuvres & Music | SF
Wednesday, September 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | NEMA
Free Jew Year's Eve Party: Open Bar, Hors D'oeuvres & Music | SF
Get yourself ready for the high holidays with an evening of drinks, noshing, and live music to celebrate Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. Chabad of SF High Holidays Happy Hour Wednesday, September 20, 2017 | 6 pm NEMA, 8 10th Street, San Francisco FREE There’s an optional gourmet dinner ...
SF’s Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | Bayview
Wednesday, September 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
| Ferment Drink Repeat - FDR
SF's Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | Bayview

The San Francisco Brewers Guild has created the city’s first free, hop-on-hop-off “Drink SF Beer Shuttle,” showcasing neighborhood breweries as a permanent companion to its monthly Meet the Brewers nights. The fun kicks off with a “Meet the Brewers” event at 6pm typically featuring special release ...

The Casper Wake-Up VIP Party: Open Bar & Giveaways | SF
Wednesday, September 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. RSVP to rsvp@emcbowery.com
| Casper
The Casper Wake-Up VIP Party: Open Bar & Giveaways | SF
You now have the opportunity to attend an exclusive event in SF. The Casper Wake-Up Party is here. Celebrate CASPER’s first ever Pop-Up experience in SF. They have an open bar, light bites, give-a-ways, art installations and music by DJ J.Espinosa.  Free but an RSVP is required. Send a message ...

Thursday, September 21

Atelier Emmanuel Grand Opening Free Beauty Workshops & Party | SF
Thursday, September 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Atelier Emmanuel
Atelier Emmanuel Grand Opening Free Beauty Workshops & Party | SF
Atelier Emmanuel is a hair salon in San Francisco and they are opening their second location on Thursday, Sep 21st with free workshops for hair styling/basics. Live music, food, and other fun stuff will be provided. There are free workshops all day, but you need to ...
Rosh Hashanah Festival: Children’s Activities, Food & Live Music | Peninsula
Thursday, September 21 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Hidden Villa Farm
Rosh Hashanah Festival: Children's Activities, Food & Live Music | Peninsula
The Palo Alto JCC invites you to an exciting afternoon of children’s activities, delicious food and lively entertainment. You’ll be together in nature, connect with the meaning of the holiday, enjoy fun activities for children and adults and have a picnic. The picnic is a potluck; please ...
Oktoberfest 2017 Block Party | Financial Dist.
Thursday, September 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free entry, but bring money for food & drinks.
| Cafe Prague
Oktoberfest 2017 Block Party | Financial Dist.
Embrace your inner German in celebration of Oktoberfest and a love of all things Bavarian. as Cafe Prague hosts its annual Oktoberfest Block Party in the Financial District (one block away from the Transamerica Pyramid). 2017 Oktoberfest Block Party Thursday, September 21, 2017 | 5-10 pm Cafe Prague, 424 Merchant Alley, ...
Civic Center Block Party & Free Roller Skating | SF
Thursday, September 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
Civic Center Block Party & Free Roller Skating | SF
The third in a series of four evening events, The Commons on 3rd Thursday is September 21 from 5pm – 9pm.  The event is a free “block party” featuring live music on three stages, roller skating by the Church of 8 Wheels, food trucks, over-21 beverages, games such ...
Free Movie Night: The Big Lebowski w/ Tacos & White Russians | Castro Theater
Thursday, September 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| Castro Theatre
Free Movie Night: The Big Lebowski w/ Tacos & White Russians | Castro Theater
Eaze invites you to remember the past, “Enjoy the Moment” and celebrate the future of marijuana with an epic happy hour and movie night at the historic Castro Theater in San Francisco on Thursday, September 21st. Show up at 5pm to enjoy a complimentary Happy Hour ...
2017 Downtown Redwood City Oktoberfest | Happy Hour Seating
Thursday, September 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$15 Adv/$22 Door for Adults & $10 Adv/$15 Door for Kids
| Courthouse Square
2017 Downtown Redwood City Oktoberfest | Happy Hour Seating

For the fourth year, Redwood City celebrates Oktoberfest Downtown Redwood City, featuring a fabulous traditional German Oktoberfest setting with over 1,100 feet of “family style” bench seating; lots of fun and merriment; music; dancing; contests; cold beer and other beverages; food and more. Opening with ...

Oktoberfest 2017 Block Party | Financial Dist.
Oktoberfest 2017 Block Party | Financial Dist.
Embrace your inner German in celebration of Oktoberfest and a love of all things Bavarian as Cafe Prague hosts its annual Oktoberfest Block Party in the Financial District (one block away from the Transamerica Pyramid). 2017 Oktoberfest Block Party Thursday, September 21, 2017 | 6-11 pm Cafe Prague, 424 Merchant Alley, ...
San Francisco Achievers Black Community Engagement Night
Thursday, September 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | TOTO Concept 190
San Francisco Achievers Black Community Engagement Night
The season of Fall is here, and they are ready to celebrate. You are invited to spend an evening tasting amazing wines, nibbling on delicious eats, grooving to the music, and listening to the stories of our resilient Scholars while experiencing TOTO’s amazing showroom. SF Achievers ...
Dr. Martens Fall 2017 Tour: The Fresh & Onlys + Free Drinks | SF
Thursday, September 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| Dr. Martens (Haight)
Dr. Martens Fall 2017 Tour: The Fresh & Onlys + Free Drinks | SF

With stops in LA, SF, Seattle, Boston, NYC and more, Dr. Martens’  Summer / Fall 2017 Tour gets you free all-ages access to some of your favorite bands and DJs— with exclusive live performances and hosted bars at their retail locations across the US including the ...

Sweet Potatoes: Roasted, Loaded, Fried, and Made into Pie” Book Launch | Omnivore Books
Thursday, September 21 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Sweet Potatoes: Roasted, Loaded, Fried, and Made into Pie
60 next-level sweet potato recipes that call on new techniques and bold flavors—like chilies, coconut milk, and chocolate—for flavorful takes on this delicious superfood.

Friday, September 22

Friday Ocean Beach Plunge | SF
Friday, September 22 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach Fire Pits
Friday Ocean Beach Plunge | SF
The best thing to do before work on a Friday is to jump in the water and have breakfast on the beach. It would be great if you bought a bit of food, but more importantly: show up. Please note this event takes place at the ...
2017 San Francisco Greek Festival | SF
2017 San Francisco Greek Festival | SF

Whether you dream of visiting the Acropolis in Athens, or swimming off the shores of sunny Mykonos, you can get a taste of Greece at Annunciation Cathedral’s own A Taste of Greece, the only Greek festival in San Francisco. Souvlaki, Gyros, Moussaka, Spanokopita – all of your ...

2017 “Eat Real” Street Food Festival: Friday | Oakland
Friday, September 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but food and drink available for purchase (cash only)
| Jack London Square
2017

Eat Real combines a state fair, a street-food festival, and a block party to create a celebration of good food. At the Eat Real Festival, participants learn where food comes from, who grows it, and how to make it. Eat Real Festival attendance is 100% ...

Pier 39’s Fall Beer Pour: Beer Tasting & Light Bites | SF
Friday, September 22 – 4:00 pm | Cost: $20*
*Tickets are $20 online, otherwise it's $25 at the door.
| Pier 39
Pier 39's Fall Beer Pour: Beer Tasting & Light Bites | SF
Round up your friends and head to The Pier for an evening of beer, music and fun at the PIER 39 Fall Beer Pour on Friday, September 22, 2017. > Get Tickets for $20 adv / $25 door Stroll The Pier and stop by participating businesses to ...
$15 Tickets: Oktoberfest by the Bay 2017 | SF
Friday, September 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$15 Tickets (save $10) with promo code FUNCHEAP
| Pier 48
$15 Tickets: Oktoberfest by the Bay 2017 | SF

The 18th Annual Oktoberfest by the Bay brings the spirit of Munich, Germany to the city by the bay with tasty German fare, lots of great German beer, Bavarian dancing, and an authentic German “oompah” music from 21-piece Chico Bavarian Band and more. Oktoberfest by the ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, September 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center

Nearly 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party; it’s also California’s largest weekly street food market.  Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-10 pm at the historic waterfront campus of ...

Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland

Join the Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) and Off the Grid on 10th Street every Friday for a family-friendly take on a festive night market. Savor California beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages around the Koi Pond at the Blue Oak café pop-up. Enjoy half-price admission, live music, extended OMCA Store hours, family-friendly ...

Trail Restoration Weekend: Volunteering & Camping | SF
Friday, September 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| McLaren Park
Trail Restoration Weekend: Volunteering & Camping | SF

Join V-O-Cal for its annual San Francisco project at McLaren Park, one of the largest parks in SF. They will work with the SF Rec and Park’s Natural Areas Program to reroute trails, decommission trails and cut a new trail. All with beautiful vistas on ...

2017 Proxy Fall Outdoor Film Fest Opening Night | Hayes Valley
Friday, September 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy
2017 Proxy Fall Outdoor Film Fest Opening Night | Hayes Valley

The Proxy Fall Film Festival is a five-week series of free Friday night screenings at the Proxy Walk-in Movie Theater in Hayes Valley. The festival will feature recently released, best-of-show selections from festivals focusing on independent and emerging voices in film—a line up more likely ...

Proxy Fall 2017 Outdoor Film Series: “I Am Not Your Negro” | Hayes Valley
Friday, September 22 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
Proxy Fall 2017 Outdoor Film Series:
“An astonishing, often challenging and sharp examination of race in the United States” —Globe & Mail In 1979, James Baldwin wrote to his literary agent describing his next project, Remember This House, a revolutionary, personal account of the lives and successive assassinations of three of his close friends—Medgar Evers, ...
Tino Drima’s Record Release Wedding & Free Jello Shots | SF
Friday, September 22 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Verdi Club
Tino Drima's Record Release Wedding & Free Jello Shots | SF
This is Tino Drim’s Record Release “Wedding.” with free limited edition T-shirts for the first 100 people through the door, complimentary jello shots from Deep Eddy Vodka (while suppies last) and other fun surprises. Tino Drima is a cauldron of then, now, and what will be. ...
Barbarossa Speakeasy: ’20s-Inspired Dance Party | SF
Friday, September 22 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Barbarossa Lounge
Barbarossa Speakeasy: '20s-Inspired Dance Party | SF
You are cordially invited to the Barbarossa Speakesy on Friday, September 22nd. Throw on your most dapper roaring 20s attire and come share a few themed cocktails with them and dance late into the night. Free but an RSVP is required.

Saturday, September 23

2017 Candypalooza: Free Tastings, Tours & Candy Samples | Jelly Belly Factory
Saturday, September 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jelly Belly Candy Company
2017 Candypalooza: Free Tastings, Tours & Candy Samples | Jelly Belly Factory

The annual Candypalooza at the Jelly Belly Factory is a free festival of all things sweet featuring free tastings, live music and free tours of the factory. Enjoy local musical acts, craft vendors from all over Solano County and beyond, and carnival attractions, rides and midway games for kids ...

2017 Bay Area Blues Festival | East Bay
Saturday, September 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Martinez
2017 Bay Area Blues Festival | East Bay

Perfectly set in Historic Downtown Martinez, the 7th Annual Bay Area Blues Festival is a lively weekend filled with authentic blues music, beautiful art and craft booths, gourmet food from local restaurants, bistro-style seating areas, craft beer, fine wines and more. Please note the festival ...