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Sunday, September 21

2014 Lafayette Art & Wine Festival: Sunday | East Bay
Sunday, September 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Lafayette
2014 Lafayette Art & Wine Festival: Sunday | East Bay

The 19th annual Lafayette Art & Wine Festival is one of the largest festivals in Contra Costa County and takes place on September 20-21, 2014. In past years, over 80,000 people strolled among the stalls of art, handmade crafts, sampling foods from top local restaurants and enjoying ...

2014 Niles Music Festival & Old-Fashioned Sack Races | East Bay
Sunday, September 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Niles Town Plaza
2014 Niles Music Festival & Old-Fashioned Sack Races | East Bay

A line up of over 15 acts will grace the stage of the third annual Niles Music Festival in the Niles Town Plaza.
This eight hour Music Fest features local bands, trios, duos, and solos who make up the Niles music scene.
2014 Niles Music Festival
Sunday, September 21, 2014 | …

2014 “Eat Real” Street Food Festival: Sunday | Oakland
Sunday, September 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but food and drink available for purchase (cash only)
| Jack London Square
2014

Part street food festival, part county fair, and part block party, the 2014 Eat Real Festival transforms Jack London Square into an epic food festival for three full days of food-centric fun and epicurious education, September 19-21, 2014. But eating is only part of the fun; they ...

$10 Tickets: Oktoberfest by the Bay 2014 | SF
$10 Tickets: Oktoberfest by the Bay 2014 | SF

The 15th 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 authentic German “oompah” music from 21-piece Chico Bavarian Band and more. Oktoberfest by the ...

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, September 21 – 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 ...

2014 Greek Food Festival: Sunday | SF
Sunday, September 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission with coupon. Otherwise $5.
| Annunciation Cathedral
2014 Greek Food Festival: Sunday | 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 on September 19-21, 2014. Free when you print out a ...

2014 SFMusic Day: Live Classical, Jazz & Food Trucks | SF
Sunday, September 21 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Conservatory of Music
2014 SFMusic Day: Live Classical, Jazz & Food Trucks | SF

Enjoy live music from 38 ensembles in a setting full of energy and freedom, à la San Francisco during SFMusic Day at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. 2014 SFMusic Day September 20-21, 2014 - Saturday | 7:30-9:30 pm - Sunday | Noon to 6:30 pm ...

55% Off: Craft Spirits Carnival 2014 | Unlimited Tastings & Sideshow
55% Off: Craft Spirits Carnival 2014 | Unlimited Tastings & Sideshow

Sample over 100 different brands of spirits and booze at the 2014 Craft Spirits Carnival  a huge festival at the Fort Mason Center on September 20-21.
And Funcheap has an exclusive code for you to get your tickets for 55% off tickets.

Try and Buy over 100 …

Win Tix: 2014 San Francisco Craft Spirits Carnival | Unlimited Tastings
2014 San Francisco Craft Spirits Carnival | Unlimited Tastings

Come one, come all to the San Francisco Craft Spirits Carnival at the Fort Mason Center on September 20-21, 2014. Try & Buy over 100 spirits brands of all tastes, shapes and sizes: Mezcal, Absinthe, Whiskey, Bourbon, Vodka, Tequila, Grappa … too many to list, plus …

Final Day: Starbucks 2-for-1 Week | 2014
Sunday, September 21 – 2:00 pm | Cost: 2-for-1*
*Buy one fall drink, get one free at participating locations.
| Starbucks
Final Day: Starbucks 2-for-1 Week | 2014

Buy any fall drink (hot or iced) and get one free at Starbucks from 2-6 pm, Wednesday, September 17 through Sunday, September 21, 2014. This offer is only valid at participating stores (that probably means no airport or mall shops).

“Shroom”: Cultivated & Wild Mushroom Recipes | Omnivore Books
Sunday, September 21 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food

Join Becky Selengut for her latest Shroom: Mind-bendingly Good Recipes for Cultivated and Wild Mushrooms from 3-4 p.m on Sunday, September 21, 2014.
Chef and cooking teacher Becky Selengut’s Shroom feeds our enduring passion for foraged and wild foods by exploring 15 types of mushrooms, including detailed …

2014 German Oktoberfest “Free Jugs” Beer Party | Cafe Royale
2014 German Oktoberfest

Celebrate Oktoberfest at Cafe Royale where $40 buys you all you can “taste” of their four German beers on tap and you get to keep the stein litter mug at the end of the day.
Cafe Royale’s 3rd Annual Oktoberfest Party 
Sunday, September 21, 2014 | 4 …

Book Signing & Free Ice Cream | Bernal Heights
Sunday, September 21 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Heartfelt
Book Signing & Free Ice Cream | Bernal Heights

Chris Colin and Rob Baedeker will be at Heartfelt in Bernal, signing and talking about their new book, “What To Talk About”.
Humphrey Slocombe will provide ice cream and Darcy will be scooping.

Tuesday, September 23

Chez Panisse’s Chef Jean-Pierre Moulle’s French & Californian Recipes | Omnivore Books
Tuesday, September 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Chez Panisse's Chef Jean-Pierre Moulle's French & Californian Recipes | Omnivore Books

Join Jean-Pierre & Denise Moullé in celebration of their latest release, French Roots: Two Cooks, Two Countries, and the Beautiful Food along the Way from 6:30-7:30 pm on September 23, 2014.
A narrative-rich cookbook of French and Californian recipes from longtime Chez Panisse executive chef Jean-Pierre Moulle …

Eventbrite Game Night: Arcade Games, Bocce Ball & Oversized Jenga | SoMa
Tuesday, September 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eventbrite HQ
Eventbrite Game Night: Arcade Games, Bocce Ball & Oversized Jenga | SoMa

Game Night at Eventbrite is back. They’ve moved into their new home and unpacked their board games, ’80s & ’90s arcade favorites, ping pong table and bocce ball set.
Dinner, good beer, good company and oversized Jenga will be on hand. You may B.Y.O.G. (bring your …

Thursday, September 25

Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Thursday, September 25 – 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 26

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, September 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Devil's Canyon Brewing Company
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos

Enjoy a family friendly, admission-free evening of live music, rotating food trucks and an award winning selection of sustainable handcrafted beer and root beer. There’s free admission, two live bands, and three food trucks. Kids and well behaved dogs are welcome. One dollar from each ...

“Friday Night Market”: Summer Evening Festival | UN Plaza
Friday, September 26 – 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 ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, September 26 – 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 ...

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 ...

Scooter Beach Party & Bonfire: Scoot’s 2 Year Birthday | Ocean Beach
Scooter Beach Party & Bonfire: Scoot's 2 Year Birthday | Ocean Beach

Join Scoot for their second anniversary with a free beach party at Ocean Beach on September 26, 2014. We hope there’s a bonfire since they’re meeting at the fire pits.
Scoot is like Zipcar, but for cute little red scooters (and they have red helmets, too). 
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Meet at the …

Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Friday, September 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian 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 out on ...

San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, September 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.

Join the SF Beard and Mustache Club for a monthly gathering at Zeitgeist at 7 pm every last Friday of the month. If you have a beard or mustache, if you like beards and mustaches, or if you want a beard or mustache, then by all means ...

“Under the Influence” Reading Performance Series | North Beach
Friday, September 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Suggested donation to support the venue. Nobody turned away for lack of funds
| The Emerald Tablet

The Emerald Tablet in North Beach hosts a homegrown reading performance series, Under the Influence, co-created and hosted with Quiet Lightning‘s Evan Karp. Four artists read works by some of their major influences, followed by original work performances created for the show that channels that ...

Saturday, September 27

Ferry Plaza Farmers Market: Free Seasonal Cooking Demos | SF
Saturday, September 27 – 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 ...