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Sunday, November 19

Macy’s Kids Thanksgiving Parade & Fun Family Fest | Union Square
Sunday, November 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
Macy's Kids Thanksgiving Parade & Fun Family Fest | Union Square
Join Macy’s for a family fun parade celebration. They are bringing the magic of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® to you. Kids will enjoy face painting and balloon twisting, cookie decorating with Salt & Honey Catering, activities and fun items to create their very own ...
Say #NoThanks to Violence: DxE November Day of Action | BART Station
Sunday, November 19 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Powell Street Station
Say #NoThanks to Violence: DxE November Day of Action | BART Station
At Direct Action Everywhere, they have one — and only one — objective: to take nonviolent direct action until every animal gets the safety, happiness, and freedom they deserve. Come and join a funeral protest in memory of the millions of turkeys killed for Thanksgiving.

Tuesday, November 21

26th Annual Free Thanksgiving Dinner | Oakland
Tuesday, November 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Oakland Marriott Hotel
26th Annual Free Thanksgiving Dinner | Oakland
The 26th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner is an annual, free, all-volunteer community feast to feed those who need some holiday food and cheer. Seniors, low-income families and homeless citizens are warmly welcomed at the Oakland Marriott City Center from 11 am to 2 pm on Tuesday, November 21, ...

Wednesday, November 22

Pre-Thanksgiving Farmers Market Day | Ferry Building
Wednesday, November 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Pre-Thanksgiving Farmers Market Day | Ferry Building
Take care of your last minute shopping right before the big day. In addition to the regular Saturday and Tuesday Ferry Plaza Farmers Markets, there will be a special market on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving. 2017 Pre-Thanksgiving Farmers Market Wednesday, November 22, 2017 | 10 am to 2 pm Ferry ...
Milkbar’s A Badd Hippie Disney Karaoke | SF
Wednesday, November 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*An RSVP is encouraged.
| Milk Bar
Milkbar's A Badd Hippie Disney Karaoke | SF
Milkbar presents A Badd Hippie Show Disney Karaoke with Hippie Shaun. Come and enjoy yourself on the day before Thanksgiving. Sing all your favorite Disney songs bring all your favorite friends. After, enjoy the sweet sounds of Lady Q. Prior to becoming a DJ, Lady Q was ...
Pre-Thanksgiving Free Cobb’s Comedy Night | SF
Pre-Thanksgiving Free Cobb's Comedy Night | SF

Funcheap and Stroy Moyd of #HellaFunny take over Cobb’s Comedy Club for an awesome night of comedy at SF’s biggest comedy club. And you can get on our secret guest list. Every month we handpick some of SF’s top local comedians to showcase for you – often ...

Pre-Turkey Dance Party | SF
Wednesday, November 22 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*There is no cover as long as you bring a donation
| Harlot
Pre-Turkey Dance Party | SF
This is the time of year to appreciate all you have by spending time with friends and family, eating great food, and dancing. Come join them at Harlot as they serve up some tasty house & tech house beats for your listening pleasure. There is no cover ...

Thursday, November 23

2017 Thanksgiving Sunrise Celebration | Alcatraz
Thursday, November 23 – 4:15 am | Cost: $14*
*Event is free, but boat tickets are $14 for adults.
| Alcatraz Island
2017 Thanksgiving Sunrise Celebration | Alcatraz
The International Indian Treaty Council presents Indigenous Peoples’ Annual Thanksgiving Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz Island, part of the San Francisco Ohlone Territory, on Thursday, November 23, 2017. Thanksgiving Sunrise Celebration Thursday, November 23, 2017 | 4 to 6 am Alcatraz Island, San Francisco FREE but you’ll need a boat ticket to get ...
Thanksgiving Day Parking Rules in SF | How Not to Get a Ticket
Thanksgiving Day Parking Rules in SF | How Not to Get a Ticket
If you’ve got better things to do than be with your family on Thanksgiving Day and need a car to run those errands, you’ll pretty much have free reign while parking anywhere in the city. Although parking hazardously is always ticketable and towable – as is parking in ...
2017 Turkey Day Workout: ” Workout Massacre ” | Dolores Park
Thursday, November 23 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
2017 Turkey Day Workout:
“Workout Massacre” Turkey Day is here. Before loading up on mega turkey calories, join up with Bianchi Fitness for a free 90 minute outdoor workout in Dolores Park. Meet at the bell at 19th & Dolores. Look for Coach B. Everyone is invited — all fitness levels and ...
Free Thanksgiving Dinner | East Bay
Thursday, November 23 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | First Lutheran Church (Concord)
Free Thanksgiving Dinner | East Bay
The First Lutheran Church in Concord hosts a free Thanksgiving dinner from 10:30 am to 4 pm on Thursday, November 23, 2017. The dinner is organized by several Contra Costa churches and anybody in the community is welcome to come enjoy some food and cheer. Want to volunteer? Call 925-207-0035 ...
Volunteering for Thanksgiving in SF | A How-To Guide
Thursday, November 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
Volunteering for Thanksgiving in SF | A How-To Guide
Take a moment and give back to the community this Thanksgiving. Read on below for organizations across San Francisco and the Bay Area in need of volunteers to help spread food and warmth to those less fortunate. Know of another volunteering opportunity for Thanksgiving 2017? Let ...
15th Annual Free Thanksgiving Dinner & Celebration | Oakland
Thursday, November 23 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Two Star Market
15th Annual Free Thanksgiving Dinner & Celebration | Oakland
Oakland’s Dimond District is home to Two Star Market which will host its 15th Annual Free Thanksgiving Dinner & Celebration from 1-4 pm on Thursday, November 23, 2017.
Thanksgiving Day Free Vegetarian Dinner & Classical Indian Concert | East Bay
Thanksgiving Day Free Vegetarian Dinner & Classical Indian Concert | East Bay
Enjoy international vegetarian cuisine and a classical Indian music concert at the Badarikashrama ashram starting at 3 pm in San Leandro on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23, 2017. Free, but an RSVP is recommended. Call 510-278-2444. No one will be turned away on the day of the event. Dinner ...
NoThanksgiving Vegan Potluck | Berkeley
Thursday, November 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Berkeley Animal Rights Center
NoThanksgiving Vegan Potluck | Berkeley
Thanksgiving can be a wonderful time to gather and celebrate with family and friends, however, this holiday is filled with historical and continuing violence. For everyone who is seeking something different for this holiday, they offer an alternative all-vegan potluck to challenge the conventional Thanksgiving celebration ...

Friday, November 24

2017 Candlelit Labyrinth Night & Festival of Light | Baker Beach
Friday, November 24 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Baker Beach
2017 Candlelit Labyrinth Night & Festival of Light | Baker Beach
This Black Friday, instead of enmeshing yourself in the worst of human behavior, why not come celebrate the best of it? A local group of artists who call themselves the Museum of Joy will be celebrating the 5th Annual Festival of Light & Gratitude by building a ...