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Friday, March 9

San José Neighbor Nights: Free Activities Every Second Friday | 2018
Friday, March 9 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | All over San Jose
San José Neighbor Nights: Free Activities Every Second Friday | 2018

The City of San José Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services invites you to the first San José Neighbor Nights. The event will take place every second Friday of the month at community centers throughout the entire City of San José. SJ Neighbor Nights ...

2018 “Jazz Search West” Competition | Oakland
Friday, March 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $10 | Piedmont Piano Company
2018

Jazz Search West 2018, 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 2018 during which 16 ...

Eliot Fisk: Guitar Master Class-Early Music & Contemporary Works | SF
Friday, March 9 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Conservatory of Music
Eliot Fisk: Guitar Master Class-Early Music & Contemporary Works | SF
Submitted by the Event Organizer Eliot Fisk has been included in the pantheon of great guitarists practically since his arrival on the scene. At home with both early music, standard repertoire, and contemporary works.
2018 Signal Flow Experimental Music Festival | Mills College
Friday, March 9 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mills College, Littlefield Hall
2018 Signal Flow Experimental Music Festival | Mills College

Signal Flow, the annual festival of new works by Mills graduate students, is an opportunity to see the future of music and sound in the making. 2017 Signal Flow Music Festival March 8-11, 2018 | Thur-Sat.:8 pm; Sun.: 4 pm Littlefield Concert Hall and Mills ...

Saturday, March 10

“Many Voices, One Art” Bay Area Choral Festival | SF
Saturday, March 10 – 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 10, 2018. This year explore Bach’s St. John Passion, and will sample the rich diversity of choral music in the Bay Area, from ...
“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | SF
Saturday, March 10 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
| Monument

Join in at the Monument (140 9th St), for figure drawing accompanied by live musicians. Everyone is welcome, we are a mix of seasoned artists, students, and first timers. Poses range from 2, 5, 10, 15, 20 and 30 minutes. There will be easels provided and ...

2018 Signal Flow Experimental Music Festival | Mills College
Saturday, March 10 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mills College, Littlefield Hall
2018 Signal Flow Experimental Music Festival | Mills College

Signal Flow, the annual festival of new works by Mills graduate students, is an opportunity to see the future of music and sound in the making. 2017 Signal Flow Music Festival March 8-11, 2018 | Thur-Sat.:8 pm; Sun.: 4 pm Littlefield Concert Hall and Mills ...

Sunday, March 11

Final Day: 2018 Signal Flow Experimental Music Festival | Mills College
Sunday, March 11 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mills College, Littlefield Hall
Final Day: 2018 Signal Flow Experimental Music Festival | Mills College

Signal Flow, the annual festival of new works by Mills graduate students, is an opportunity to see the future of music and sound in the making. 2017 Signal Flow Music Festival March 8-11, 2018 | Thur-Sat.:8 pm; Sun.: 4 pm Littlefield Concert Hall and Mills ...

Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland
Sunday, March 11 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Temescal Art Center
Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland

Shapeshifters Cinema is a monthly series featuring experimental filmmakers and video artists presenting moving image work live with accompaniment from musicians and sound artists. Shapeshifters takes place the second Sunday of every month, from 8 to 9 pm (unless otherwise noted) at Temescal Art Center ...

Friday, March 16

“Stephan Jenkins of Third Eye Blind” Acoustic Mini Concert | Amoeba SF
Friday, March 16 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
Join them as they welcome Third Eye Blind’s Stephan Jenkins to Amoeba SF for a very special solo acoustic performance and signing of Summer Gods Tour Live, which releases on vinyl that day. Buy the LP at Amoeba SF and get it signed. Since 1997, San ...
19th Annual Bay Area Seed Swap | Berkeley
19th Annual Bay Area Seed Swap | Berkeley
Celebrate your favorite pulses, and swap seeds with others at the popular Annual Seed Exchange hosted by the Bay Area Seed Interchange Library (BASIL). Come learn about seed libraries, swap home-grown garden seeds, share a potluck supper, enjoy music and the company of fantastic local gardeners ...
Tiny Garage Concert Night | Emeryville
Friday, March 16 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5 Suggested Donation
| Boonation Custom Cycles
Tiny Garage Concert Night | Emeryville

Boonation Custom Cycles hosts a monthly Tiny Garage Concert Series. This is a community event, catered towards lovers of neighborhood fun. Tiny Garage Concerts Every 3rd Friday | 7 pm Boonation Custom Cycles, 5656 Genoa St, Emeryville FREE with a $5 suggested donation They’ve created ...

Fandango Jarocho: Son Jarocho Jam Session | Berkeley
Friday, March 16 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations welcome
| La Peña Cultural Center
Fandango Jarocho: Son Jarocho Jam Session | Berkeley

Enjoy a lively evening of music, dancing, and zapateado– bring your dance shoes and instruments, or just come and enjoy the music and dance. Son Jarocho is a lively traditional art form from the southern Mexican state of Veracruz that sits on the coast of the ...

Saturday, March 17

2018 St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival | San Francisco
Saturday, March 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
2018 St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival | San Francisco
The West Coast’s largest Irish event celebrating Irish history and culture, the 166th Annual San Francisco St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival, attracts some 100,000 revelers every year and is one of the city’s most popular events. 167th San Francisco St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival Saturday, March 17, 2018 – Festival ...
St. Patrick’s Day Irish Pub Music Celebration | Civic Center
Saturday, March 17 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks.
| Civic Center (SF)
St. Patrick's Day Irish Pub Music Celebration | Civic Center
The United Irish Cultural Center of San Francisco throws a Saturday night of traditional Irish music & pub classics the night of the big downtown parade on Saturday, March 17, 2018.
Irish Bank St. Patrick’s Day Block Party 2018 | Financial Dist.
Irish Bank St. Patrick’s Day Block Party 2018 | Financial Dist.

The Irish Bank Bar and Restaurant is home a day of Irish revelry, music and jam packed fun in one of the city’s most iconic St. Patrick’s Day block parties. Featuring Traditional and Celtic rock Irish Music. 2018 Irish Bank St. Patrick’s Block Party Saturday, ...

2018 “Jazz Search West” Competition | Oakland
Saturday, March 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $10 | Piedmont Piano Company
2018

Jazz Search West 2018, 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 2018 during which 16 ...

Push The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight
Saturday, March 17 – 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 is monthly dance party happening every third Saturday at Underground SF (424 Haight St.) in the Lower Haight. Resident DJs YR Skull and epicsauce invite local and out-of-town guest DJs to their decks every month. The party is typically free before 10 pm with an RSVP, and ...

Sunday, March 18

SFJAZZ Girls Day: Free Youth Jazz Workshops | SF
SFJAZZ Girls Day: Free Youth Jazz Workshops | SF
Join celebrated women jazz faculty in this very special workshop for female jazz musicians ages 13-18 on March 18, 2018. Ensemble techniques, improvisation, and musicianship will be the focus of this program for emerging female jazz talents. Faculty include: Tammy Hall (piano) Ruth Davies (bass) Kristen Strom (sax) Mara Fox (trombone) Kate ...
Sunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley
Sunday, March 18 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | South Berkeley Senior Center
Sunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley

Sunday Assembly is a non-religious congregation that celebrates life. They’ve got the best parts of a church – community, singing, and acts of service – without any of the religious dogma. They typically meet on the third Sunday of the month to sing, think, listen, laugh, and ...

Thursday, March 22

Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, March 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Thursday and fourth Thursday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. Is it taking place this month? Always check the Facebook ...

Saturday, March 24

2018 Blossom Festival: Vintage Cars, Old-Timey Music & Films | South Bay
Saturday, March 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Saratoga Heritage Orchard
2018 Blossom Festival: Vintage Cars, Old-Timey Music & Films | South Bay
Music of the ’30s and ’40s, antique cars, vintage motors, children’s crafts, and craftspeople will bring back memories of yesteryear at the annual Blossom Festival in the Saratoga Heritage Orchard. 2018 Blossom Festival Saturday, March 24, 2018 | 10 am to 4 pm Saratoga Heritage Orchard, 13650 Saratoga Ave FREE 2018 ...

Sunday, March 25

2018 Spring Equinox Drum Circle | Berkeley
Sunday, March 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Donations are appreciated.
| Sacred Stream Center
2018 Spring Equinox Drum Circle | Berkeley
Sacred Stream holds drumming circles four times a year on the Solstice and Equinox to honor the season and to focus on healing for the community and the earth. Free, but an RSVP is required. The focus of these circles is on healing for individuals, the community, and ...
2018 “Jazz Search West” Competition | Berkeley
Sunday, March 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $10 | The Back Room
2018

Jazz Search West 2018, 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 2018 during which 16 ...

Monday, March 26

Salsa Dura: Dance Party & Live Salsa Orchestra | Berkeley
Monday, March 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | 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 ...

Friday, March 30

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, March 30 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Devil's Canyon Brewing Company
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos

Enjoy a family friendly, admission-free evening of live music, rotating food trucks and an award winning selection of sustainable handcrafted beer and root beer. There’s free admission, two live bands, and three food trucks. Kids and well behaved dogs are welcome. One dollar from each ...

Sunday, April 1

Cuban Rumba Jam: Play, Sing, Dance & Enjoy | Berkeley
Sunday, April 1 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
| La Peña Cultural Center
Cuban Rumba Jam: Play, Sing, Dance & Enjoy | Berkeley

This free, participatory event has been a staple at La Peña Cultural Center for 12 years due to its incredible fun, and recurs every 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month. Come enjoy the Afro-Cuban folkloric drums, dances, and songs of rumba. Rumba is the ...

Monday, April 2

2018 “Jazz Search West” Competition | Oakland
Monday, April 2 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $10 | Piedmont Piano Company
2018

Jazz Search West 2018, 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 2018 during which 16 ...

Free Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room
Monday, April 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Make-Out Room
Free Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room

Every first Monday of the month, The Make-Out Room presents a free concert with several local bands showing off the cutting edge of jazz and improvised music. Expect progressive sounds with a mix of anything from jazz, folk, rock to electronic music.

Beatles Karaoke Night | Trendynob
Monday, April 2 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Royale
Beatles Karaoke Night | Trendynob

Do you think your bird can sing? If so, Joshua Raoul Brody (Tango Number 9) will give you and the Fab Four a piano-bar treatment at the Beatles-only karaoke night at The Royale, a neighborhood bar in the Tenderloin.