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Saturday, February 6

Super Bowl Community Concert w/ Huey Lewis & The News | Santa Clara
Saturday, February 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are now SOLD OUT for bothe the celebration and the concert.
| Santa Clara University
Super Bowl Community Concert w/ Huey Lewis & The News | Santa Clara
Come out to an exciting day-long free festival to countdown the final hours leading up to Super Bowl 50. The City of Santa Clara invites fans of all teams and ages to the Super Community Celebration at Santa Clara University. Please note this event takes place February 6, ...
Super Bowl Weekend Art Walk | San Jose
Saturday, February 6 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
Super Bowl Weekend Art Walk | San Jose
The First Fridays Art Walk in San Jose is celebrating Super Bowl 50 by doubling up on their monthly art walk on Friday and on Saturday before the Super Bowl. The South First Fridays art walk is a self-guided, nighttime tour through galleries, museums, and independent creative businesses ...

Super Bowl Protest Parade: A Moving Block Party | SF
Saturday, February 6 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center / UN Plaza BART
Super Bowl Protest Parade: A Moving Block Party | SF
This will be a moving block party against displacement. Bring your art, banners, food, music, costumes and most importantly – your cause – and take it to the streets. This is a protest against displacement and the corporate pay-to-play values that are threatening our city. The participants are reclaiming ...
2016 Mardi Gras Second Line March | North Beach
Saturday, February 6 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Northstar Cafe
2016 Mardi Gras Second Line March | North Beach
Get out your handkerchiefs and join Tupelo and North Star for their 3rd Annual Mardi Gras Second Line March on Saturday, February 6, 2016. Things will kick off at The Northstar Cafe with beads, bands, hurricanes, abita & N’awlins food, then the sinners will come marching in through North ...
Mardi Gras Super Community Blues Concert | Fillmore Dist.
Saturday, February 6 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE, but an RSVP is requested.
| Fillmore Center Plaza
Mardi Gras Super Community Blues Concert | Fillmore Dist.
Fillmore Street comes alive with a neighborhood-wide Mardi Gras party during the annual Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore with a free blues concert and a spectacular New Orleans-style parade. Mardi Gras in the Fillmore – Saturday, February 6, 2016 | 4-9 pm – Tuesday, February 9, 2016 | 5 pm Fillmore Center Plaza ...
Soul, Psychedelic & Jazz Music: Gold & Gray | PianoFight
Saturday, February 6 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with Eventbrite RSVP
| PianoFight
Soul, Psychedelic & Jazz Music: Gold & Gray | PianoFight
With a twenty year age difference between them, the music of Gold and Gray spans many eras and genres. Singer/songwriter Calli Dollinger draws from her childhood memories in Austin, Texas where she grew up with a single mother who curated a steady soundtrack of musical ...
MAPP: February Art & Performance Crawl | Mission Dist.
Saturday, February 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Mission District
MAPP: February Art & Performance Crawl | Mission Dist.
MAPP will once again showcase the artistic community of the Mission District with a loosely organized evening of art, performance and exploration. Complete Program: 1. Pathos-onHarrison 2754 Harrison (between 23rd and 24th St) Curators: David Kubrin and Jorge Molina 9:15-9:30 Intro and Invocation 9:30-10:00 Makru/Locura, music 10:00-10:15 David Kubrin, poetry storytelling 10:15-10:45 Jeffrey ...
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, February 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
| SF Maritime National Historical Park
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF

Sailors and scallywags alike gather around for an evening of traditional sea songs and chanteys for the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park’s monthly chantey on the first Saturday night of each month at 8 pm. Park rangers will lead the public in traditional sea-faring tunes ...

Win Tix: Guitar-ing Folk Songstress “Jessica Pratt” | Swedish American Hall
Saturday, February 6 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Swedish American Hall
Guitar-ing songstress Jessica Pratt is on her own love again, and wants us to be too at The Swedish American Hall. Pratt’s newest record, On Your Own Love Again, is full of the kind of music that tells your soul to stop feeling sorry for ...
Free Metallica Live Streaming Concert from AT&T Park | Everywhere
Saturday, February 6 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Everywhere
Free Metallica Live Streaming Concert from AT&T Park | Everywhere
On the eve of the nation’s most anticipated sporting event, Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame inductees and Grammy Award-winning rock band Metallica will headline CBS Radio’s The Night Before, a one-of-a-kind concert experience the evening prior to Super Bowl 50 at AT&T Park in ...
Dilla Day 2016: Hip Hop Celebration & Open Bar | Mighty
Saturday, February 6 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 11pm, but an RSVP is required. 21+
| Mighty
Dilla Day 2016: Hip Hop Celebration & Open Bar | Mighty
Stop by Mighty on February 6, 2016 for a celebration of all things J Dilla, “one of the music industry’s most influential hip-hop artists, working with big-name acts including A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, Busta Rhymes, Erykah Badu, MF Doom, The Pharcyde and ...
Push The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight
Saturday, February 6 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise, it's $6.
| Underground SF
Push The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight
Push The Feeling returns to Underground SF Saturday, February 6th with a live set from Exray’s plus DJ sets from residents YR Skull and Kevin Meenan. The party will double as the record release party for Exray’s “Twelve”, the latest full length offering from the veteran lo-fi ...

Sunday, February 7

Super Bowl “Bliss” Bash: House Music, Hip Hop & The Big Game | Oakland
Sunday, February 7 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | BRIX 581
Super Bowl
Get your teams/crews/nations/empires etc. and come on down as “one” and enjoy some football. There will be TVs downstairs by the bar along with a projector screen, tables & chairs for the upstairs room. Game kicks off at 3:30 pm so get there early. And for those ...
Lounge Rumba: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | 1st & 3rd Sundays
Lounge Rumba: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | 1st & 3rd Sundays

The Sunday Lounge Rumba has been going on at La Peña for the past 12 years and so come join the party every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month. Come enjoy the Afro-Cuban folkloric drums, dances, and songs of rumba. Rumba is the word ...

Super Bowl Night Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, February 7 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room
Super Bowl Night Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room

Return of the Cypher (ROTC) is free live Hip-Hop show every Sunday at the Boom Boom Room that features an ever-changing lineup of artists and improvised sessions (know as “cyphers”) where beatboxers, emcees, and musicians collaborate in a spontaneous combustion of soulful skill. Every week, The ...

Monday, February 8

Wheel of Karaoke: Comedy & Music Battle | Make-Out Room
Monday, February 8 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested and donations are accepted
| Make-Out Room
Wheel of Karaoke: Comedy & Music Battle | Make-Out Room

“Wheel of Karaoke” is a fun and engaging karaoke game show judged and MC’d by local up-and-coming performers of comedy and music, taking place on every second Monday at the Make-Out Room Guest comedians, musicians, and vaudeville acts cameo throughout the night to make this ...

Tuesday, February 9

Mardi Gras 2016 Parade: Brass, Funk & Jazz | SF
Tuesday, February 9 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free parade. The Mardi Gras Ball at Brick & Mortar requires tickets.
| Elbo Room
Mardi Gras 2016 Parade: Brass, Funk & Jazz | SF
Celebrate Mardi Gras with a festive parade that will kick off with a Second Line featuring several fantastic local brass bands and other musicians.  2016 Mardi Gras Parade Tuesday, February 9, 2016 | 4;30 pm Starts at Valencia St & Sycamore St. (Elbo Room), SF FREE The 2016 parade starts at 4:30 ...
2016 Fat Tuesday Block Party | Fillmore Dist.
Tuesday, February 9 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE, but an RSVP is requested.
| Fillmore Center Plaza
2016 Fat Tuesday Block Party | Fillmore Dist.
Fillmore Street comes alive with a neighborhood-wide Mardi Gras party during the annual Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore with a free blues concert and a spectacular New Orleans-style parade. Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore – Saturday, February 6, 2016 | 4-9 pm – Tuesday, February 9, 2016 | 5 pm Fillmore Center Plaza ...
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 ...
Free Fat Tuesday Pre-Show Party & Second Line | The Chapel
Tuesday, February 9 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free pre-party, but concert tickets, food and drinks are for sale.
| The Chapel
Free Fat Tuesday Pre-Show Party & Second Line | The Chapel
The Chapel is throwing a Mardi Gras concert with a free pre-party throughout The Chapel and The Vestry beginning at 5 pm featuring New Orleans food and drink specials, live music inside and on the street with MJ’s Brass Boppers doing a second-line, plus Fat Tuesday party beads ...
Win Tix: 2016 Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball | The Fillmore
Tuesday, February 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Westbay Conference Center
Just because you live 2,000 miles away from the action, doesn’t mean you can’t do Mardi Gras right. Experience everything Fat Tuesday has to offer at Mardi Gras, San Francisco Style. > Save $20 on Tickets: Use code RUSHTIX for $25 Tickets Tickets include admission to Masquerade ...
Win Tix: “Super Furry Animals” Welsh Psychedelic Rock | Great American Music Hall
Tuesday, February 9 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Great American Music Hall
Irreverent Welsh rockers Super Furry Animals return to active service with a deluxe 15th anniversary reissue of their long out-of-print album Mwng and their first North American tour in six years. > Buy Tickets – $23 Adv / $26 Door Blending power pop, punk, space music, techno, ...
Win Tix: Mardi Gras & New Orleans Style Party with Zigaboo Modeliste | The Chapel
Tuesday, February 9 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular cost: $18 adv / $20 doors
| The Chapel
Ziggy welcomes y’all to experience a fantastic evening of New Orleans style musical entertainment. Ziggy will be featured on drums, accompanied by his Classic New Orleans Band. Ziggy will be performing the hits made famous by the legendary New Orleans artists of yesteryear and today, ...
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

Win Tix: U.K. Alt-Rock “Nothing But Thieves” | Rickshaw Stop
Wednesday, February 10 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Rickshaw Stop
From all the way across the pond comes Nothing But Thieves a band that is ready to steal… your hearts! Not your wallets, or your girlfriends, well, maybe your girlfriends, British guys are pretty hot. Presented by Popscene and Live 105, this showcase of scene ...

Friday, February 12

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 ...

Presidio Sessions: Farallon Recorder Quartet | SF
Friday, February 12 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP required
| Presidio Officers' Club
Presidio Sessions: Farallon Recorder Quartet | SF
In the intimate atmosphere of a house concert, experience jazz, contemporary, and classical music, and enjoy opportunities to converse with performers and each other.Offered in partnership with the San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music. Farallon Recorder Quartet is a Bay Area-based early music group founded in ...
“She Rocks” Live Music, Comedy & Drag Showcase | SF
Friday, February 12 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | The Fireside Lounge

Tired of seeing girls sing sad love songs and acoustic covers of top 40 hits? She Rocks features the most badass female dominant bands the Bay Area has to offer.  See women who rock the stage harder than any stickly strungout dudes in the biz, every ...

Win Tix: Train’s Rob Hotchkiss: Classic Sound & Lush Harmonies | Bottom of the Hill
Friday, February 12 – 9:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular price: $12
| Bottom of the Hill
Rob Hotchkiss is best known as the founding member of San Francisco band, Train. Rob won a Grammy Award (Best Rock Song) for “Drops of Jupiter”, and was the musical force behind hits such as “Meet Virginia”, “Free”, “I Am”, and “Get to Me”. After ...

Saturday, February 13

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.