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Sunday, February 26

Noise Pop’s “Sunday Smörgåsbord”: Yoga, Music, Art & Cocktails | Swedish American Hall
Sunday, February 26 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| Swedish American Hall
Noise Pop's

The Noise Pop Festival is San Francisco’s (and Funcheap’s) favorite indie music, art and film festival. Now in its 25th year, Noise Pop has brought early exposure to many emerging artists in the Bay Area and beyond, many of whom have gone on to widespread ...

Youth Orchestra Winter Classical Concert | East Bay
Sunday, February 26 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Leandro Performing Arts Center
Youth Orchestra Winter Classical Concert | East Bay
2017 Program: Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major, Op. 15 Aaron Copland Saturday Night Waltz Hoe-Down (Side-by-side with MUSE VIVO Orchestra) Alex Conde Concierto para piano flamenco y orquesta Alexander Glazunov

Original Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill
Sunday, February 26 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Thee Parkside
Original Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill

Original Famous Twang Sundays is a free, all-ages concert series at Thee Parkside in Potrero Hill. Come by every Sunday; there’s always a fresh traditional or contemporary live act and a surprise special to purchase from the kitchen.

19th Annual “Amoebapalooza” Concert Celebration | Brick & Mortar
Sunday, February 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*21 and up
| Brick & Mortar Music Hall
19th Annual
Amoebapalooza is that magical time of the year when Amoeba Music San Francisco joins forces with fellow Amoebites to bring you the best variety show in all the land. Now in its mind-blowing 19th year, Amoebapalooza is happening on Sunday, February 26 at 8 pm ...

Monday, February 27

Off the Grid: Jazz Combo & Food Trucks | Palo Alto
Monday, February 27 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Crown Plaza (Palo Alto)
Off the Grid: Jazz Combo & Food Trucks | Palo Alto
Off the Grid is excited to announce a 4-month residency for the Henry M. Gunn High School Jazz Combo at Off the Grid: Crown Plaza. The residency will last from February to May with 3 performances on February 27th, March 30th and May 8th. These can’t ...
Salsa Dura: Dance Party & Live Salsa Orchestra | Berkeley
Monday, February 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | La Peña Cultural Center
Salsa Dura: Dance Party & Live Salsa Orchestra | Berkeley

Every last Monday of the month, the Josh Jones and the La Peña Salsa Orchestra brings the raw power of salsa dura to La Peña’s stage. They will perform songs from your favorite salsa artists including Eddie Palmieri, Beny Moré, the Spanish Harlem Orchestra, El ...

“Classical Revolution” Chamber Music Jam | Mission Dist.
Monday, February 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a $5-20 donation is welcome to support the musicians.
| The Revolution Cafe

“Classical Revolution” is a weekly chamber music night at the Mission District’s Revolution Cafe. Each week, they feature different local and visiting musicians in a unique Chamber Jam format, where musicians get a chance to perform in a casual environment and audiences get to hear chamber music ...

Tuesday, February 28

Mardi Gras 2017 Parade: Brass, Funk & Jazz | SF
Tuesday, February 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free parade. The Mardi Gras Ball at Brick & Mortar requires tickets.
| Biergarten
Mardi Gras 2017 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.  2017 Mardi Gras Parade Tuesday, February 28, 2017 | 5 pm Starts at Patricia’s Green in Hayes Valley near Biergarten, SF FREE The 2017 parade starts at ...
2017 Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Block Party & Free Blues Concert | Fillmore Dist.
Tuesday, February 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Fillmore Center Plaza
2017 Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Block Party & Free 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. Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore – Tuesday, February 28, 2017 | 5 pm Fillmore Center Plaza (near Ellis), San Francisco FREE, but an RSVP is required. Mardi Gras San Francisco ...
Mardi Gras Party with Brass Band Mission | The Chapel
Tuesday, February 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Chapel
Mardi Gras Party with Brass Band Mission | The Chapel
Celebrate Mardi Gras at the Vestry. They’ll have Brass Band Mission playing throughout the venue, beads as far as the eye can see, and – of course – a New Orleans themed menu for the ages including Hurricanes and Sazeracs. Please note this event takes place at ...
2017 Mardi Gras: SF Carnaval Season Kick-Off Party | Mission Dist.
Tuesday, February 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Balançoire
2017 Mardi Gras: SF Carnaval Season Kick-Off Party | Mission Dist.
Come meet your neighbors and make new friends at the annual Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Celebration in the Mission from 6-9 pm on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. SF Carnaval Season Kick-Off Party Tuesday, February 28, 2017 – 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Balançoire | 2565 Mission St., San Francisco FREE There ...
Carnaval San Francisco 2017 Season Kick-Off: Fat Tuesday | The Mission
Tuesday, February 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Mission District
Carnaval San Francisco 2017 Season Kick-Off: Fat Tuesday | The Mission
Come meet your neighbors and make new friends at the Annual Carnaval San Francisco Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Celebration at four venues in the Mission District. There will be live samba drummers and dancers winding their way through the party, salsa, soca, cumbia, rumba so don’t ...
Win Tix: PoemJazz: Spoken Word and Live Jazz | JCCSF
Tuesday, February 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | JCCSF Jewish Community Center
Robert Pinsky, arguably America’s greatest living poet and the only one in history to serve three terms as U.S. Poet Laureate, brings his verse to life in PoemJazz, an innovative dialogue between poetry and music with Grammy-winning jazz pianist Laurence Hobgood. > Get Tickets – $28 Elegant ...
Two Piece Tuesdays Presents “Moonshine Jelly” | Oakland
Tuesday, February 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Uptown Nightclub
Two Piece Tuesdays Presents “Moonshine Jelly” | Oakland
Join the lovers of Moonshine and fine, wild tunes. They are very excited to have Moonshine Jelly back to play. Moonshine Jelly is  a power-house acoustic duo that consists of violinist and vocalist Lee White, and guitarist and filmmaker Kent Kessinger. With their intimate voices, unpredictable ...
Win Tix: Mardi Gras 2017 Masquerade Ball | The Fillmore
Tuesday, February 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Westbay Conference Center
The Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball, the crown jewel of San Francisco’s Fat Tuesday celebration will feature The West Coast Blues Band and DJ, Mr. “C”, spinning dance tunes, as guests enjoy an evening of New Orleans style food prepared by Nia Soul, dancing to Zydeco, ...
Italian Funk & Sonamo’s Traditional Live Music & Cocktails | SF
Tuesday, February 28 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free show but the drinks are for sale
| Boom Boom Room
Italian Funk & Sonamo's Traditional Live Music & Cocktails | SF
Join them for a free night of funk with our newest band-in-residency Italian Funk with Sonamo. Sonamo’ meaning comes from a dialect word from Napoli which literally means “play now” but it’s actually slang for “show me what you got [in a provocative way]”. Come and experience a different style ...

Wednesday, March 1

University Wind Ensemble: Works of Maslanka & Spittal | Berkeley
Wednesday, March 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hertz Hall (UC Berkeley)
University Wind Ensemble: Works of Maslanka & Spittal | Berkeley
Come and listen to the University Wind Ensemble as they perform a noontime concert series under Robert Calonico.
’60s Psychedelia & ’70s Punk Live Concert Night | SF
Wednesday, March 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Milk Bar
'60s Psychedelia & '70s Punk Live Concert Night | SF
Milk Was A Bad Choice is returning to Haight Street. The Wednesday night showcase is back and kicking it off with an awesome lineup featuring Sun Valley Gun Club, Dancing Tongues (L.A.), Coywolf, and Schlotman. Free but an RSVP is required.

Thursday, March 2

2017 “Jazz Search West” Competition | Oakland
Thursday, March 2 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $10 | The Sound Room
2017

Jazz Search West 2017, the Bay Area’s Jazz talent search for adults and teens 15 and up, will offer four competitions, a Semi-Final and Grand Finale at Jazz venues in San Francisco and Oakland during March and April. Come experience Jazz Search West 2017 during which 16 ...

Historical Baroque Concert | SF Conservatory of Music
Thursday, March 2 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco Conservatory of Music
Historical Baroque Concert | SF Conservatory of Music
Come and listen to the SFCM Baroque Department Faculty as they showcase their talent on the stage. The faculty of music takes on the baroque violin, baroque cello and harpsichord for an evening performance. Free, but an RSVP is required.
Historical Performance: Faculty Concert | SF
Thursday, March 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco Conservatory of Music
Historical Performance: Faculty Concert | SF
Come and  listen as the faculty of music takes on the baroque violin, baroque cello and harpsichord for an evening performance. Free but an RSVP is required.

Friday, March 3

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party: 2017 Season Kick Off | Fort Mason
Friday, March 3 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food from food trucks.
| Fort Mason Center

Nearly 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party; it’s also California’s largest weekly street food market.  Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-10 pm at the historic waterfront campus of ...

Circadian String Quartet: Classical & Contemporary Music | The Presidio
Friday, March 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio Officers' Club
Circadian String Quartet: Classical & Contemporary Music | The Presidio
Come and witness the Circadian String Quartet that promotes classical and contemporary string quartet repertoire, in particular music of cultural and folkloric significance.
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose
Friday, March 3 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. Come check out nearly 20 galleries, shops, bars and even a yoga studio  — all venues participating in South First Fridays, a free ...

“Wrapped in Plastic” Jazz Quartet | The Royale
Friday, March 3 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Royale

Wrapped in Plastic provides fresh sounds of old and new jazz to the Bay Area. In addition to an ever-expanding repertoire of jazz originals, the group reinterprets old favorites and lesser-known gems in new and modern ways – passing from Miles Davis to the music ...

Saturday, March 4

“Many Voices, One Art” Bay Area Choral Festival | SF
Saturday, March 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Calvary Presbyterian Church
Join for a daylong celebration of Bay Area singing, hosted by the San Francisco Bach Choir at the Calvary Presbyterian Church on March 5, 2017. Barbershop to Bach, Mozart to Broadway; Gregorian chant to Spirituals, Body Music to Beethoven, Latin to Luther Free, but an RSVP ...
37th Annual Soul Food Festival & Block Party | SF
Saturday, March 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Davis Senior Center
37th Annual Soul Food Festival & Block Party | SF
As Bayview Hunters Point’s longest-running annual event, the Black Cuisine Festival, was created to highlight culinary talents passed through generations. Black Cuisine shares delectable food rooted in African American tradition bringing people together for a little taste of soul. 2017 Black Cuisine Festival Saturday, March 4, 2017 | ...
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, March 4 – 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: Kat Robichaud’s Misfit Cabaret: GRIMM | Great Star Theater
Saturday, March 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Great Star Theater

Come celebrate the darker sides of a world where fairies, goblins, and dragons roam free with sensual performances, outstanding musical talents, and opulence dripping from the walls and this live dark fairytale variety show. Kat Robichaud’s Misfit Cabaret: GRIMM Fridays & Saturdays, Feb. 24 to ...

$10 Tix: Misfit Cabaret’s Dark Fairytale “Grimm” | Great Star Theater
Saturday, March 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*Use code GRIMMFUNCHEAP for $10 tickets. Otherwise it's $20.
| Great Star Theater
$10 Tix: Misfit Cabaret's Dark Fairytale

Come celebrate the darker sides of a world where fairies, goblins, and dragons roam free with sensual performances, outstanding musical talents, and opulence dripping from the walls and this live dark fairytale variety show. Kat Robichaud’s Misfit Cabaret: GRIMM Fridays & Saturdays, Feb. 24 to ...