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Wednesday, February 10

Wine Wednesday: Drinks & Deals at Design Like Whoa! | SF
Wednesday, February 10 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP required.
| Design Like Whoa
Wine Wednesday: Drinks & Deals at Design Like Whoa! | SF
In honor of National Singles Awareness Day, also known as Valentine’s Day, they are partnering with TrendingWine and hosting a happy hour at our shop. They will be offering great deals on apparel, and TrendingWine will keep your taste buds happy with a delicious rosé wine called Besties. To ...
Books & Brew: Homebrew Talk & Tasting | Daly City
Wednesday, February 10 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Daly City Library - Bayshore Branch
Books & Brew: Homebrew Talk & Tasting | Daly City
Want to know the difference between an ale and a lager? Interested in homebrewing? Want to try some great beers and check out beer books? Speakeasy Ales & Lagers will provide a complimentary tasting as we discuss beer styles and homebrewing techniques. Must be 21+ to attend.

Win Tix: WWII Submarine USS Pampanito Wine Tour | Pier 45
Wednesday, February 10 – 6:30 pm | Cost: WIN | USS Pampanito
Go behind-the-scenes to areas typically off limits to the public during this docent led tour of the WWII submarine USS Pampanito. > Buy Tickets – Save $5 with code FUNCHEAP ($15 instead of $20 / Free for SFMNPA Members) Indulge in a glass of wine and light hors ...

Thursday, February 11

Valentine’s Sidewalk Bakesale & Sweet Samples | Oakland
Thursday, February 11 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Kitchener Oakland
Valentine's Sidewalk Bakesale & Sweet Samples | Oakland
Who loves a bakesale? A sidewalk bakesale? A sidewalk bakesale by night? Give the gift of Oakland-made sweets this Valentine’s Day to a loved one, loved ones, or yourself at the Valentine’s Sidewalk Bakesale. They’ll also have a cheesy selection of bacon cheeseburger, pizza supreme, and ...
Win Tix: The 7th Annual “Taste Awards” | Castro Theater
Thursday, February 11 – 5:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Castro Theatre
Come one come all to the 7th Annual Taste Awards, a night celebrating the best in food, fashion, travel and lifestyle programs on television, in film, online, apps, and on radio. And that’s a lot of stuff, so the winners are sure to be tops ...
Wine Tasting & Desserts For Valentines Day | SF
Thursday, February 11 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP required.
| CB2
Wine Tasting & Desserts For Valentines Day | SF
Stop by Union Square store February 11 6:30-8:30 pm and enjoy wine tastings, dessert and tips for choosing the best sparkling wine this Valentine’s Day. Plus, get a coupon for 50%off your first month at Club W and enter a drawing to win 12 champagne flutes ...
Win Tix: Valentine’s Day “The Science of Seduction” | Commonwealth Club
Thursday, February 11 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Commonwealth Club (SF)
Seduction’s not just about sex: we’ll talk science, strategy, skill building and more. Whether you’re single and on the prowl, keeping your relationship hot or just flexing those flirting muscles, learn how to keep the art of seduction in your arsenal every day, not just ...
Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula
Thursday, February 11 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Hop Dogma Brewing Company
Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula
Headliner: Mean Dave Featuring: Chad Opitz with Krista Fatka, Stevie Post and Liz Grant Hosted by Phil Griffiths
Stock In Trade Open Bar & 3 Year Anniversary Party | SF
Thursday, February 11 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
| Stock In Trade
Stock In Trade Open Bar & 3 Year Anniversary Party | SF
Stock ‘n Trade wants to thank you for all the support and loyalty over the last three years, by throwing a cocktail party for the ages, which includes an open bar from 10-11 pm on Thursday, February 11, 2016. Free, but an RSVP is required. As usual, as the ...

Friday, February 12

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, February 12 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
| Sightglass Coffee
Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa

Every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month, join Sightglass Coffee at their 7th Street training lab for good conversation, tasty coffees, and warm fuzzy feelings. The event is free, but space is limited so please RSVP if you plan on attending. Sightglass is an independent, sibling-owned ...

“Food From The Heart” 2016: Candlelit Wine & Food Tasting | Ferry Building
Friday, February 12 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE, but there will be nominal charges for food and wine samples.
| Ferry Building
A romantic mood will envelop the 1898 Ferry Building Marketplace on Valentine’s weekend. Providing a rare opportunity to experience the magic and beauty of the waterfront at night, the 9th annual “Food From the Heart” will kick off on Friday night, February 12th, in the ...
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 ...

Murals, Cake, Cocktails & Live Music All in One Night | San Rafael
Friday, February 12 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Crome Architecture
Murals, Cake, Cocktails & Live Music All in One Night | San Rafael
They are hosting an Artist reception at Crome Architecture Design Studio. This is no ordinary Artist or reception, HJ Mooij’s show includes elaborate mural sized paintings on reclaimed doors, enlightened monsters, new lithographs, and original art on display for the first time in California. They will have live ...
Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF
Friday, February 12 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Friday and fourth Friday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. They often host live entertainment, so keep an eye ...

Sad Comedy & Free Soup: Music & Comedy Night | Oakland
Friday, February 12 – 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 ...

KQED & Indiefest Bad Art Gallery: Open Bar & Short Films | SF
Friday, February 12 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 518 Valencia
KQED & Indiefest Bad Art Gallery: Open Bar & Short Films | SF
Witness the triumphant return of the Bad Art Gallery with an all new show of truly terrible art, selectively curated from the finest thrift stores, flea markets and dumpsters of the Bay Area. But wait, you’ll also enjoy short film screenings all night. Meet this year’s ...
“Members Only” Cocktail Tasting Club | Oakland
Friday, February 12 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Era Art Bar & Lounge

Meet up with fellow cocktail connoisseurs at Era Art Bar in Oakland to mix, mingle, and taste a freshly-inspired seasonal cocktail. The only catch – you have to be a member (don’t worry, it’s free to join). How to Join the Club: Arrive between 9-9:30 pm ...

Saturday, February 13

Valentine’s Adopt-A-Thon Weekend & Pit Bull Kissing Booth | SPCA
Saturday, February 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE | SF SPCA Adoption Center (Mission)
Valentine's Adopt-A-Thon Weekend & Pit Bull Kissing Booth | SPCA

Celebrate this weekend of love by bringing a new love into your life during the SF SPCA’s Lonely Hearts Adoption Weekend – singles, couples and everyone in between are welcome. All cat and dog adoptions are free from February 12-14 at both San Francisco SPCA adoption ...

Valentine’s Eve Bazaar: Live Music, Pony Rides, Food & Drinks | SF
Saturday, February 13 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Bay Natives Nursery
Valentine's Eve Bazaar: Live Music, Pony Rides, Food & Drinks | SF
Sweeten your hearts at this pre-Valentine’s festival with live music, crafts & curio vendors, houseplant overstock sale, Heart coffee and pastry bar, pony rides, free food & drink for customers, chickens and goats to be fed, and the Bay Area’s best selection of locally appropriate ...
“Jack of All Trades” Indie Craft & Antique Market | Jack London Square
Saturday, February 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Brought to you by the same people who produce the Treasure Island Flea, the Jack of All Trades Market features a curated mix of nearly 100 local makers, indie designers, antiquers, collectors, artists, start-ups and more. In addition to shopping for one-of-a-kind items, there are food and craft beers ...

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, February 13 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market

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 ...

Downtown Campbell Second Saturdays: Music, Art & Food
Saturday, February 13 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Campbell
Downtown Campbell Second Saturdays: Music, Art & Food

Downtown Campbell Second Saturdays feature live entertainment, art and artists, shopping, and food from 2-6 pm on the second Saturday of every month. Come down to East Campbell Avenue and Central for an afternoon of live music and entertainment for the whole family.

“Sally’s Candy Addiction: Treats for Your Sweet-Tooth Fix” Book Launch | SF
Saturday, February 13 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Sally McKenney, creator and author of Sally’s Baking Addiction, is back with a brand-new cookbook chock-full of a whole new host of treats for your sweet-tooth fix. If you’re a candy and sweets lover, then look no further. Complete with over 75 brand new recipes, indulge ...
Anti-Heart Day Polkapalooza: German Beer Hall w/ Live Polka & Speed Dating | SF
Saturday, February 13 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but an RSVP is requested. Bring money for food and drinks.
| Schroeder's Restaurant
Anti-Heart Day Polkapalooza: German Beer Hall w/ Live Polka & Speed Dating | SF
Skip the sappy Valentine’s Day norms and come out to a proper anti-heart day party – German Beer Hall style. Enjoy local and German craft brews flowing from 22 taps, plus beer hall games and speed dating. No sad, sad love songs here; bring on the live ...
13th Annual Big Lebowski Party: Live Show, Costumes & Mini-Bowling | SF
Saturday, February 13 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $15 | Brava Theater
13th Annual Big Lebowski Party: Live Show, Costumes & Mini-Bowling | SF
The 2016 Big Lebowski Party gets a reboot as they move into the Brava Theater for a live, on-stage show featuring a shadow cast while the film plays on screen. 13th Annual Big Lebowski Party Saturday, February 13, 2016 | 8 pm Brava Theater, 2781 24th St, San Francisco $15 Preformed by the ...
Saturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF
Saturday, February 13 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | EXIT Theatre
Saturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF

Every second Saturday of the month, San Francisco Theater Pub invites writers, actors, directors, theater creators and theater audiences alike to a free evening of quick script-making and flash-fried performance. Join them at the Exit Theatre for: 8:30 pm: Mixer 9 pm: Writing sprint where writers have 30 ...

Be My Valentine: Cocktails, Live Music & A Few Surprises | SF
Saturday, February 13 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP required.
| Barbarossa Lounge
Be My Valentine: Cocktails, Live Music & A Few Surprises | SF
Whether you are single or in a relationship join them for an unforgettable night of celebration and drinking. There will be fresh cocktails, live music and few surprises to make this night memorable. The admission is complimentary for this event but you need to RSVP on Eventbrite ...

Sunday, February 14

Valentine’s Day Brunch: Bottomless Mimosas, Sangria & Live Music | SF
Sunday, February 14 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
Valentine's Day Brunch: Bottomless Mimosas, Sangria & Live Music | SF
Start your Valentine’s Day off right at SoMa StrEat Food Park! We’ve got a fun and casual event for singles and couples of all ages. Skip the overpriced fixed price menu and come enjoy a delicious brunch from several food trucks. We’ve also got live music ...
Free Cup of Chai for Valentines | SF
Free Cup of Chai for Valentines | SF
Kasa Indian Eatery is spreading the love on Valentines Day with a free cup of San Francisco’s Best Chai for all Valentines Day singles, couples (and polygamous). This event will be happening simultaneously on both of their branches in Castro & Polk St. Drop by and ...
Valentine’s Day Amphibian Walk & Happy Hour: Drinks & Nature Trivia Night | Berkeley
Sunday, February 14 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$10-20 suggested donation.
| Grizzly Bar and Grill
Valentine's Day Amphibian Walk & Happy Hour: Drinks & Nature Trivia Night | Berkeley
California Center for Natural History and East Bay Regional Parks are teaming up to bring you a Valentine’s Day treat – nature walk meets happy hour. Join them for an evening tour of Wildcat Creek’s amorous amphibians, then mingle with fellow nature lovers at the Grizzly Bar ...