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Tuesday, February 9

Mardi Gras Pre-show Party: Live Music, Food & Drink Specials | SF
Tuesday, February 9 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, and costumes are encouraged.
| The Vestry
Mardi Gras Pre-show Party: Live Music, Food & Drink Specials | SF
Join the Mardi Gras party before Zigaboo Modeliste starting at 5pm in The Vestry & Bars feat. New Orleans food and drink specials, live music with MJ’s Brass Boppers’ Second Line, plus Fat Tuesday party beads and more. Free, and costumes encouraged. Drink Specials: $8 Hurricanes plus ...
Marin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael
Tuesday, February 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 ...

Make Your Own No Grain, No Sugar & Guilt Free Dessert | SF
Tuesday, February 9 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP required.
| West Portal Library
Make Your Own No Grain, No Sugar & Guilt Free Dessert | SF
Join author KJ Landis for this hands on workshop where you will learn why sugar and grains may not bring you optimal health. Then you will taste some delicious desserts made without the usual fare. Finally you will get to work together, making your own grain free and sugar free desserts.  RSVP ...
Ivy Room Session: Live Fat Tuesday Funk Jam | East Bay
Tuesday, February 9 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ivy Room
Ivy Room Session: Live Fat Tuesday Funk Jam | East Bay

The Ivy Room Session is a weekly jam session centered around jazz-funk, soul and blues, with pro house band and backline. Come by every Tuesday for a dose of live music. Musicians are welcome to sit in and lead – bring your instrument.

Wednesday, February 10

WWII Submarine USS Pampanito Wine Tour | Pier 45
Wednesday, February 10 – 6:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Pier 45
WWII Submarine USS Pampanito Wine Tour | Pier 45
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

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

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 ...

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 ...

“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

“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.

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 ...

Sunday, February 14

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 ...
Win Tix: VIP Valentine’s Day Package: Dinner, Uber & a Show | SF
Sunday, February 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | All Over San Francisco
Win an epic VIP Valentine’s Day date night in San Francisco worth $400. RushTix will be your personal Cupid Concierge and plan out an awesome romantic night. You could win a swanky dinner for two (courtesy of Reserve), and then an Uber to a night at the theater to ...

Monday, February 15

X-Files Drag Show, Trivia, Prizes & Watch Party | SF
Monday, February 15 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $3 | Oasis
X-Files Drag Show, Trivia, Prizes & Watch Party | SF

Calling all special agents, conspiracy theorists, monsters, aliens, and skeptics – the truth is (still) out there. Scully & Mulder are back and Oasis is bringing you 5 action packed nights to include the viewing of all 6 new X-Files episodes, with X-Files themed drag performances, X-files trivia with ...

Tuesday, February 16

The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s
Tuesday, February 16 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
| Bender's Bar & Grill
The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender's

Mmm… tasty, smelly, stinky cheese. Bender’s hosts their monthly meeting of The Stinky Cheese Club. Bring in some cheese, crackers, fruit, veggies, etc…  (make it something impressive, not just the cheapest thing you got at Safeway) and get a free ice cold can of PBR ...

Wednesday, February 17

East Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland
Wednesday, February 17 – 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 ...

“Roots, Rum & Reggae” Live Reggae Night | Peninsula
Wednesday, February 17 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 7 Mile Sports Bar & Grill
“Roots, Rum & Reggae” Live Reggae Night | Peninsula

The Historic 7 Mile House will be hosts a weekly Wednesday reggae night appropriately called “Roots Rum & Reggae”, and will feature the Bay Area’s best reggae bands on a rotating schedule. Check out the 7 Mile House calendar for details on this week’s band. ...

Thursday, February 18

YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa
Thursday, February 18 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa

The YBCA:ConVerge series is a free monthly public gathering featuring creative and generative social art practices. Community and innovative multi- and inter-disciplinary arts practices come together in the YBCA’s Grand Lobby and Room for Big Ideas with art, live music and curated performances in an interactive, ...

Yerba Buena Gallery Crawl: Third Thursdays | SoMa
Yerba Buena Gallery Crawl: Third Thursdays | SoMa

Yerba Buena Third Thursdays is a monthly outing of art, performance, music, and drinks in the Yerba Buena neighborhood in the heart of downtown San Francisco, between 2nd and 5th Street, and Market and Harrison Street. Free, but an RSVP is recommended to save time ...

Friday, February 19

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 ...

Seduction Feroce: Burlesque & Drag Variety Show | Oakland
Seduction Feroce: Burlesque & Drag Variety Show | Oakland

Séduction Féroce is bringing its sexy, diverse, boundary-pushing and inclusive monthly variety show to Club BnB in Oakland, taking over the stage every third Friday of the month. Get in for $5 when you mention Funcheap at the door; otherwise, it’s $10. Every month you can ...

Saturday, February 20

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, February 20 – 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 ...

You Betta Work Comedy Fiesta Show | SF
Saturday, February 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Comedy show is free. Food, beverage, and laundry available for purchase.
| Brainwash Cafe
You Betta Work Comedy Fiesta Show | SF

Every third Saturday of the month from 8-9:45 pm at the Brainwash Cafe, True Hustle Entertainment and host, Jesús U. BettaWork, bring the beautiful people the You Betta Work Comedy Fiesta. This is a free standup comedy extravaganza with a fresh lineup of comics every month. Also, check ...