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Wednesday, July 27

Internet Of Things: Demos & Drinks | SF
Wednesday, July 27 – 6:00 am | Cost: FREE | Cooper
Internet Of Things: Demos & Drinks | SF
Join in for a night of exploration in the IoT (Internet of Things) tech space. This evening, they will feature the hottest devices and gadgets that fall under the IoT category – these products aim to simplify day-to-day life, improve experiences, and bring you closer ...
“Monstress” Comix Experience Signing | SF
Wednesday, July 27 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Comix Experience
Join them in giving a big welcome to Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda at Comix Experience on July 27th, 2016. They will be doing a free signing in celebration of their beautiful comic Monstress. The signing will commence at 5 o’clock and go until 7:30, to be followed ...

Thursday, July 28

“Jericho” Urban Nerf Spy Game | Fishermans Wharf
Thursday, July 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 35

Jericho is an urban spy game with Nerf guns played sneaky in public settings all over SF like malls and parks, where everyone assumes the role of a spy like a giant secret game of Capture the Flag. Each team of “agents” will carry out ...

Friday, July 29

San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, July 29 – 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 ...

Saturday, July 30

NorCal Summer 2016 Cosplay Gathering | San Mateo
Saturday, July 30 – 10:00 am | Cost: $5 | Coyote Point Recreation Area
NorCal Summer 2016 Cosplay Gathering | San Mateo
For those who have never been to a NorCal Cosplay Gathering before, the purpose is for cosplayers and photographers to meet up in a scenic location to get some great pictures, make new friends, and visit with long-time friends outside of the chaos of a ...
Pokémon Go Crawl | Downtown Berkeley
Saturday, July 30 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Berkeley
Pokémon Go Crawl | Downtown Berkeley
Whether you’re Team Instinct, Mystic, Valor, or undecided, it’s time for you to do a Pokémon Crawl by Downtown Berkeley. The Crawl will start early in the evening and as the night goes on, you will be making your way into various bars. I mean, ...
Harry Party: This Is As Hogwarts As It Gets | SF
Saturday, July 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books and Music
Harry Party: This Is As Hogwarts As It Gets | SF
Join them on the evening of July 30th, 2016 to celebrate the return of Harry Potter in his 8th story. Harry Potter and The Cursed Child Parts One and Two Special Rehearsal Edition Script goes on sale at midnight on July 31st, so they want ...

Sunday, July 31

Harry Potter: Pajama Party & Breakfast | SF
Sunday, July 31 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Folio Books
Harry Potter: Pajama Party & Breakfast | SF
Welcome back your favorite wizard with an early morning pajama party. They’ll be serving up breakfast treats, Hogwarts-worthy activities, and, of course, copies of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II, the latest installment in the beloved series. Free, but an RSVP is ...
Pokemon Go Toy Drive | Oakland
Sunday, July 31 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | EndGame
Pokemon Go Toy Drive | Oakland
Pokemon Go has been sweeping the world getting hundreds of thousands of people out, interacting with, and making new friends. There are groups doing dog walks while they play, people downloading apps that donate per mile walked, and people dropping lures around children’s hospitals. They ...

Wednesday, August 3

East Bay Science Cafe | Albany
Wednesday, August 3 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cafe Valparaiso
East Bay Science Cafe | Albany

The East Bay Science Cafe is an informal forum for discussing interesting and relevant scientific issues and is held on the first Wednesday of every month at Cafe Valparaiso in Albany. Join a casual evening of conversation with members of the scientific community presenting different ...

Friday, August 5

$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills
Friday, August 5 – 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

Enjoy $5 admission to the Chabot Space & Science Center in the Oakland Hills every First Friday of the month from 6-10 pm. $5 admission includes unlimited access to everything from laser and planetarium shows to Night Hikes and Star Stories. Regularly admission is $18 ...

Saturday, August 6

Space Fest 2016: Astronaut Guests and Space Exhibits | North Bay
Saturday, August 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Space Station Museum
Space Fest 2016: Astronaut Guests and Space Exhibits | North Bay
The Space Station Museum in Novato holds its free annual Space Fest 2016 where you’ll get to meet legendary astronauts from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday, August 6, 2016. The event is free to the general public. In addition to the astronaut guests, come see their museum’s ...

Wednesday, August 10

Pokémon Go Happy Hour | SF
Wednesday, August 10 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP is not required but preferred.
| WISH
Pokémon Go Happy Hour | SF
Tired of playing on the sidewalk and ready to play in a comfort place with a delicious cocktail in your hand? Perfect timing. On August 10th there will be an unofficial Pokémon Go meetup at Wish Bar & Lounge in SOMA where there will be ...

Tuesday, August 16

Free Astronomy Lecture | Presidio
Tuesday, August 16 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio - Observation Post
Free Astronomy Lecture | Presidio

Once monthly, the SFAA hosts distinguished guest speakers who are leaders in the fields of astronomy, physics and related disciplines and they present to SFAA Members the latest developments from cutting-edge scientific programs. Held in the Presidio, Observation Post / Building 211 on the third Tuesday ...

Wednesday, August 17

Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop
Wednesday, August 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $8 | Rickshaw Stop
Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop

What happens when geeks take over a rock club for an evening of drinking and presentations? Find out at Nerd Nite, a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots of free drinks, and put them on stage in front of a couple ...

Saturday, August 20

Anime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF
Saturday, August 20 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| Park Branch Library
Anime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF

Come join at the Park Branch Library, every 3rd Saturday of the month, for an afternoon of anime, manga, discussion, art, and lots of fun. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. This club is for teens ages 12-18 years old. Free, but an RSVP is requested.

Friday, August 26

San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, August 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 ...

Monday, August 29

Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland
Monday, August 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $8 | Club 21
Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland

Nerd Nite East Bay is a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots of free drinks, and put them on stage in front of a couple hundred tipsy nerds. Sometimes it’s funny, sometimes it’s salacious, and it’s always nerdy. Nerd ...

Wednesday, September 7

East Bay Science Cafe | Albany
Wednesday, September 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cafe Valparaiso
East Bay Science Cafe | Albany

The East Bay Science Cafe is an informal forum for discussing interesting and relevant scientific issues and is held on the first Wednesday of every month at Cafe Valparaiso in Albany. Join a casual evening of conversation with members of the scientific community presenting different ...

Thursday, September 8

City Star Party & Telescope Night | Lands End
Thursday, September 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
| Point Lobos
City Star Party & Telescope Night | Lands End

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...

Saturday, September 17

2016 Superhero Street Fair | SF
2016 Superhero Street Fair | SF
Create your own SuperHero persona for the 2016 SuperHero Street Fair, an electronic music festival dedicated to bringing out the superhero in everyone – interactive challenges, out-of-this-world lighting displays, Tesla Coils and more. It’s an all-day street fair with seven stages of DJs and Buring Man-style ...
Anime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF
Saturday, September 17 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| Park Branch Library
Anime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF

Come join at the Park Branch Library, every 3rd Saturday of the month, for an afternoon of anime, manga, discussion, art, and lots of fun. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. This club is for teens ages 12-18 years old. Free, but an RSVP is requested.

Tuesday, September 20

Free Astronomy Lecture | Presidio
Tuesday, September 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio - Observation Post
Free Astronomy Lecture | Presidio

Once monthly, the SFAA hosts distinguished guest speakers who are leaders in the fields of astronomy, physics and related disciplines and they present to SFAA Members the latest developments from cutting-edge scientific programs. Held in the Presidio, Observation Post / Building 211 on the third Tuesday ...

Wednesday, September 21

Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop
Wednesday, September 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $8 | Rickshaw Stop
Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop

What happens when geeks take over a rock club for an evening of drinking and presentations? Find out at Nerd Nite, a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots of free drinks, and put them on stage in front of a couple ...

Monday, September 26

Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland
Monday, September 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $8 | Club 21
Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland

Nerd Nite East Bay is a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots of free drinks, and put them on stage in front of a couple hundred tipsy nerds. Sometimes it’s funny, sometimes it’s salacious, and it’s always nerdy. Nerd ...

Friday, September 30

San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, September 30 – 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 ...

Thursday, October 6

City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio
Thursday, October 6 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
| Presidio Parade Grounds
City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...

Monday, October 31

Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland
Monday, October 31 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $8 | Club 21
Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland

Nerd Nite East Bay is a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots of free drinks, and put them on stage in front of a couple hundred tipsy nerds. Sometimes it’s funny, sometimes it’s salacious, and it’s always nerdy. Nerd ...

Saturday, November 5

2016 Bay Area Science Festival Extravaganza | AT&T Park
2016 Bay Area Science Festival Extravaganza | AT&T Park
AT&T Park is transformed into a science wonderland for the concluding event of the Bay Area Science Festival – a free science extravaganza. Last year, more than 30,000 people enjoyed a non-stop program chock-full of interactive exhibits, experiments, games, and shows, all meant to entertain and inspire. ...