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Wednesday, September 17

Autodesk Gallery College Night: Drinks, DJ & Design Fun | SF
Wednesday, September 17 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Must have valid student ID.
| Autodesk Gallery
Autodesk Gallery College Night: Drinks, DJ & Design Fun | SF

Come spend an evening eating, drinking, creating, and exploring with design-minded students and Autodesk employees. See the latest trends and technology. Explore Autodesk Gallery exhibits—including those from Lego, Mercedes-Benz, and Nike—and see how people are using new technology to imagine, design, and create a better …

Friday, September 19

Free Krispy Kreme Day 2014 | Talk Like A Pirate Day
Free Krispy Kreme Day 2014 | Talk Like A Pirate Day

Ahoy there mateys. For International Talk Like A Pirate Day on Thursday, September 19, 2014, any buccaneer to enter a participating Krispy Kreme and talk like a pirate gets one free Original Glazed doughnut.
Krispy Kreme Pirate Day Donut Giveaway
September 19, 2014
FREE

Talk like a pirate: Get …

International Talk Like a Pirate Day 2014
Friday, September 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Everywhere
International Talk Like a Pirate Day 2014

Scallywags and sailors alike unite every year on September 19 to don their seafaring finest and to lend their conversation some swagger in honor of International “Talk Like a Pirate Day.” 
2014 Bay Area Pirate Day Events
- Free donuts for pirates at Krispy Kreme
- Pirate Readings …

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, September 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
San Jose Bike Party

San Jose Bike Party is a place to ride bikes, make friends, and have a good time every third Friday of each month at 8 pm. San Jose is the largest city in Northern California, but they are hidden in the suburban sprawl. It’s time ...

Win Tix: Singin’ & Pingin’: Berlin Style Ping Pong & Karaoke | Oakland
Friday, September 19 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets.
| Uptown Oakland
Singin' & Pingin': Berlin Style Ping Pong & Karaoke | Oakland

The San Francisco sensation returns to Oakland for the second time. On the big main stage is DJ Purple in his signature golden jumpsuit, blowing on his signature saxophone, alongside you — on the mic. On the dance floor, along with dancing, there’ll be two …

Free A’s Post-Game Star Wars Fireworks Show | Oakland
Friday, September 19 – 9:35 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch the fireworks outside of the Coliseum.
| Oakland Coliseum
Free A's Post-Game Star Wars Fireworks Show | Oakland

As soon as the A’s game is over, make sure you’re near the Coliseum to enjoy a spectacular fireworks display over the stadium following the game outside the ballpark approximately three hours after the game ends, whether the A’s win or lose. There’s no need to pay ...

Saturday, September 20

Come Out and Play: Games Workshop | UN Plaza
Saturday, September 20 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza
Come Out and Play: Games Workshop | UN Plaza

Bring the kids and work together in a series of weekend afternoon classes/activities for children and families to play and learn about making their own games, together. Saturday, August 30th, noon to 1:30 pm Saturday, September 13th, noon to 1:30 pm Saturday, September 20th, noon ...

Win Tix: “The Toga Throwdown” Scavenger Hunt | Marina
Saturday, September 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular price: $10 - $15 dollars in advance. $20 at the door.
| Secret Location (SF)

Saturday Night Action Club meeting #3 brings you a 21+ scandalous photo based competitive bar crawl around the Marina.
Meet at at 7 pm, have a drink and meet your team of 4-5 other fabulous folks. You’ll receive a packet and have 1-2 hours to tear …

Sunday, September 21

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 ...

Destiny’s Child Flash Mob Dance Class | SF
Sunday, September 21 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $6 | LEVYstudio
Destiny's Child Flash Mob Dance Class | SF

You might not be ready for this jelly, but The Girl Groups Flash Mob is coming. Seven girl groups will be repping in one glorious, bootylicious hit-filled medley including En Vogue, Spice Girls, TLC, Salt-N-Pepa, Destiny’s Child, Pussycat Dolls and Danity Kane. The Flash Mob is ...

Monday, September 22

“RAD” Recess League Dodgeball Night | Oakland

Come play the game you loved in middle school. For $5 bucks, you can drop in every Monday in September 2014 for two hours worth of coed adult dodgeball fun at the Claremont Middle School gym, right across the street from the Rockridge BART station. Mention Funcheap ...

Tuesday, September 23

Where Eagles Dare: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Upper Haight
Tuesday, September 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
Where Eagles Dare: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Upper Haight

Where Eagles Dare is a punk rock themed stand-up comedy show and podcast where hosts Ryan Papazian, Jeff Anaya, and Matt Lieb invite three guest comedians to do stand-up, do feats of strength, play improv games and mosh. The show takes place on the fourth ...

Wednesday, September 24

Free Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, September 24 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-$15
| Cyprian’s
Free Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF

Come have fun and exercise your imagination and creativity at a monthly improv class happening on the last Wednesday of the month at the Turk and Lyon Community Center inside St. Cyprian’s. Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-$15 Whether you are a veteran or ...

Saturday, September 27

The Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF
Saturday, September 27 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is recommended.
| Laguna Honda Hospital
The Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF

Take a sad song and make it better as The Beatles Choir brings cheer to the residents and staff of Laguna Honda Hospital through music, joy, laughter and the timeless songs of the Fab Four. Laguna Honda Hospital is a long-term, skilled nursing and rehabilitation ...

Sunday, September 28

“Sunday Streets” Block Party | Excelsior
Sunday, September 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Excelsior Sunday Streets

Sunday Streets (March – October 2014) is San Francisco’s official block party – a sorta-monthly roving neighborhood celebration and five hour street party where the streets are closed to vehicles, so pedestrians, roller skaters, bicyclists, yoga classes, and everyone except for cars can take over the streets ...

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, September 28 – 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 ...

Monday, September 29

“RAD” Recess League Dodgeball Night | Oakland

Come play the game you loved in middle school. For $5 bucks, you can drop in every Monday in September 2014 for two hours worth of coed adult dodgeball fun at the Claremont Middle School gym, right across the street from the Rockridge BART station. Mention Funcheap ...

Wednesday, October 1

Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout
Wednesday, October 1 – 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 ...

Bowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay
Wednesday, October 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Clayton Valley Bowl
Bowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay

The first Wednesday of every month brings you a hilarious comedy show to the Lounge at Clayton Valley Bowl in Concord. Mires like Fires presents has become one of best East Bay stand up comedy showcases around. The show features a different lineup of talented ...

Thursday, October 2

Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame
Thursday, October 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Burlingame Museum of Pez
Pez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame

The first Thursday of every month is free admission to the Pez Museum in Burlingame, a mini-museum where you can find over 500 pez dispensers from the past 80 years. See the world’s largest pez dispenser and a rare Pez, worth about $5,000, a Mr ...

Friday, October 3

San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays
Friday, October 3 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays

San Francisco Bike Party (not to be confused with Critical Mass) is a monthly celebration of biking for riders of different ages, types, and skill levels to enjoy. Every month is a different theme and you’re encouraged to dress up. San Francisco Bike Party is held ...

Oakland Critical Mass | First Friday
Friday, October 3 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Oakland Critical Mass | First Friday

Oakland Critical Mass is a monthly group bike ride that takes place every first Friday of the month, which starts at 8 pm at the BikeLink bike lockers at 14th and Broadway, and ends at 23rd and Telegraph where Oakland Art Murmur is underway. Critical Mass is argued ...

Sunday, October 5

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, October 5 – 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 ...

Monday, October 6

“Attack of the Typewriters” Old School Letter-Writing Party | Make Out Room
Monday, October 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Make-Out Room

“Vent your political angst with others at Attack of the Typewriters, a free monthly old-school letter-writing party that provides free typewriters, stamps, envelopes, and paper — everything you need to get your voice heard in the halls of power.”   SFIst Grab a drink and tell ...

Friday, October 10

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, October 10 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (East Bay)
East Bay Bike Party

The East Bay Bike Party is a monthly mobile party for riders of all ages, experience levels, and bike types, to meet, ride, and play together in the streets on the second Friday of the month with upwards of 400 riders usually meeting at an East ...