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Friday, March 2

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party: 2018 Season Kick Off | Fort Mason
Friday, March 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food from food trucks.
| Fort Mason Center

More than 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 ...

“Oakland First Fridays” Block Party
Friday, March 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Telegraph & 27th

Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Every First Friday from 5–9:30 pm, Oakland’s KONO district (Koreatown Northgate) springs to life with galleries, artist collectives, street artists, local ...

Ocean Beach Bonfire Night | SF
Friday, March 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach Fire Pits
Ocean Beach Bonfire Night | SF
Get out to Ocean Beach and enjoy a beautiful evening of a bonfire, games, and interesting conversations. Ocean Beach Bonfire Night Friday, March 2, 2018 | 5 pm- 11 pm Ocean Beach, San Francisco FREE but bring firewood & drinks What to Bring: Warm clothes Beach blanket or chair Snacks and beverages to ...
“Batch Made Market” Artisan Food | SF
Friday, March 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Forage Kitchen

This is your monthly chance  to come see and taste what’s cooking at Forage Kitchen. Your favorite chefs in the kitchen, and you can walk through and taste their favorite new recipes. Plus there’s beer. What could be better? The monthly Batch Made Market highlights ...

$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills
Friday, March 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*From 6-10pm enjoy $5 admission to the Center. There is no pre-registration for First Fridays.
| Chabot Space & Science Center
$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills
Project Create Activity Space Project Create is a place where families create together to spark their curiosity and love of making. Imaginations will be stimulated as our makers think of new ways to tinker with materials we see every day making them better, different, or new. ...
Bayview First Fridays: Beer, Whiskey & Free Concert | Seven Stills
Friday, March 2 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Seven Stills Brewery & Distillery (Bayview)
Bayview First Fridays: Beer, Whiskey & Free Concert | Seven Stills

Join Seven Stills every first Friday of the month for a free concert featuring a different band each month. Their neighbors at Laughing Monk will have your karaoke fix and a food truck will be running outside. Bayview First Fridays Every First Friday | 7-10pm ...

Saturday, March 3

Goorin Bros. Sweet $15 Hats & Annual Spring Sample Sale | SF
Saturday, March 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free entry, but bring money for hats of course.
| Goorin Bros HQ
Goorin Bros. Sweet $15 Hats & Annual Spring Sample Sale | SF

Looking to compliment your new springtime look? Goorin Bros., the fourth-generation, family-owned San Francisco-based company of bold hatmakers, will host a three-day sample sale at the company’s Howard Street headquarters. Heads up to the Great hat folks of the Bay Area. Join the first Sample Sale ...

38th Annual Soul Food Festival & Block Party | SF
Saturday, March 3 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*FREE, but bring along some cash for food purchases
| Davis Senior Center
38th Annual Soul Food Festival & Block Party | SF
Bayview Hunters Point’s longest-running annual event, the Black Cuisine Festival, was created to highlight culinary talents passed through generations. The Black Cuisine Festival shares delectable food rooted in African American tradition, bringing people together for a little taste of soul. 2018 Black Cuisine Festival Saturday, March 3, 2018 ...
Peet’s Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF
Peet's Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF

Like wine, there are so many varieties of coffee that tasting them all can be somewhat overwhelming. Guided Tastings allow you to experience the flavor characteristics of a particular coffee and compare it to another coffee from the same or different growing region or processing ...

Capay Mills’ Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, March 3 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Capay Mills' Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market and highlighting one of their market seller-farmers. Grain farmer David Kaisel of Capay Mills offers stone-ground flour milled from heirloom wheat on the 15-acre farm in Capay. ...

Sunday, March 4

2018 Holi Celebration | South Bay
Sunday, March 4 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission, but bring money for colors
| Shreemaya Krishnadham
2018 Holi Celebration | South Bay

You’re invited to a one-day Holi Celebration put together by the Bay Area Youth Vaishnav Parivar in Milpitas. 2018 Holi Celebration Sunday, March 4, 2018 Shreemaya Krishnadham, 25 Corning Ave., Milpitas FREE, but bring money for colors, food and drinks. Enjoy a fun-filled day of color, ...

2018 Welsh Hymn-Singing Festival | East Bay
Sunday, March 4 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lafayette United Methodist Church
2018 Welsh Hymn-Singing Festival | East Bay
The Welsh American Society of Northern California (WASNC) hosts its annual Gymanfa Ganu at Lafayette United Methodist Church on Sunday March 4, 2018. In the Welsh language Gymanfa Ganu is the name for a traditional Hymn-Singing Festival where many of the most famous Welsh hymns of ...
2018 Novela Oscars Party: Costumes & Popcorn | SF
2018 Novela Oscars Party: Costumes & Popcorn | SF
Come to Novela to celebrate Hollywood’s biggest night full of glitz, glamour and selfies on two large projection screens and five HD flat panels at 3 pm on Sunday, March 4, 2018. Free, but an RSVP is required. Come dressed as your favorite character or in your finest night ...
Fitbit Local Monthly Workout: March Madness Basketball Bootcamp | SF
Sunday, March 4 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Equinox Sports Club
Fitbit Local Monthly Workout: March Madness Basketball Bootcamp | SF
Sweat it out with Fitbit Local, a series of free monthly workouts in your city, led by fitness leaders from your community. Time for you to be your own MVP. Get in the game and get Sweaty with Fitbit Local Ambassadors Buddy Machua and Caroline Jordan. ...

Monday, March 5

2018 Sonoma County Restaurant Week | Opening Day
2018 Sonoma County Restaurant Week | Opening Day

The 9th Annual Sonoma County Restaurant Week will continue the tradition of celebrating the finest Sonoma County food. From March 5th through March 11th, 2018, participating restaurants will present fantastic food at fantastic prices. There are no tickets or passes required. Food lovers can simply dine out ...

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, March 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brewcade
Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF

One part nerd, one part slurred, Super Trashed Bros brings together comedy, video games and alcohol every first Monday at Brewcade. Audience participation is essential as a live crowd and online viewers—from the streaming platform Twitch—suggest new rules and new gags. Power-up, throw down and push ...

Wednesday, March 7

“Lululemon Flow & Jo”: Free Yoga Class & Coffee in an Art Gallery | SoMa
Wednesday, March 7 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| 111 Minna Gallery

Join Lululemon for their monthly complimentary yoga class and coffee at 111 Minna Gallery. Start the day with a gentle vinyasa flow, and leave centered and present. Top it off with a hot cup of joe courtesy of Red Door Coffee. Each month, you also get ...

Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, March 7 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One Café
Free Belgian 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, March 7 – 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, March 8

Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, March 8 – 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 Thursday and fourth Thursday 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 ...

Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula
Thursday, March 8 – 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, ...

Friday, March 9

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, March 9 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
| Sightglass Coffee
Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa

Every Friday, join Sightglass Coffee at their 7th Street training lab for good conversation, tasty coffees, and warm fuzzy feelings. Sightglass Coffee Cupping Every Friday | 3 pm Sightglass Coffee, 270 7th Street, SF FREE, but an RSVP is required Cupping is a powerful tool for evaluating coffees ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Trucks & “Derby Day” | Fort Mason
Friday, March 9 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center

More than 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 ...

“Millennials Ruin Everything”: Free Comedy & Oysters Night | El Rio
Friday, March 9 – 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, ...

Saturday, March 10

Peet’s Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF
Peet's Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF

Like wine, there are so many varieties of coffee that tasting them all can be somewhat overwhelming. Guided Tastings allow you to experience the flavor characteristics of a particular coffee and compare it to another coffee from the same or different growing region or processing ...

Garden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF
Saturday, March 10 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bay Natives Nursery
Garden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF

Experience live music, free locally sourced food & drink, a free plant & general Take Back the City vibes, every 2nd Saturday of the month from noon to 5 pm. Counter the drought, learn about sustainable living, feed the goats, meet the roosters, bring your kids, ...

Leslie Peng’s Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, March 10 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Leslie Peng's Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. This demo will highlight a producer-chef relationship forged and sustained at the farmers market, featuring Hodo Soy. Leslie Peng is a Northern California native who grew up ...
Saturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF
Saturday, March 10 – 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 ...

Sunday, March 11

2018 Sonoma County Restaurant Week | Final Day
2018 Sonoma County Restaurant Week | Final Day

The 9th Annual Sonoma County Restaurant Week will continue the tradition of celebrating the finest Sonoma County food. From March 5th through March 11th, 2018, participating restaurants will present fantastic food at fantastic prices. There are no tickets or passes required. Food lovers can simply dine out ...

Monday, March 12

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, March 12 – 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 ...