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Wednesday, April 23

Jet Blue Sale: $49 Flights from SFO
Wednesday, April 23 – All Day | Cost: $49*
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| All Over San Francisco
Jet Blue Sale: $49 Flights from SFO

To help you travel in May and June, Jet Blue is on sale for two days only with $49 fares from SFO and Oakland to Long Beach.
If you drove from SF to Long Beach and back you’d probably pay about $129 just for gas!
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Vote Funcheap in SF Weekly’s “Best of SF” 2014 Poll | Deadline April 23
Wednesday, April 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
Vote Funcheap in SF Weekly's

If you like all the events we dig up on Funcheap, we’d love to ask you to pretty please take a few minutes and vote for Funcheap as “Best Website”  in the SF Weekly’s annual “Best of the San Francisco” Readers Poll for 2014.
The poll is …

Caltrain 150th Anniversary Customer Appreciation Day | SF & San Jose
Wednesday, April 23 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Caltrain Station
Caltrain 150th Anniversary Customer Appreciation Day | SF & San Jose

Caltrain’s series of celebrations marking 150 years of passenger rail service in the Peninsula will wind down with a customer appreciation event in San Francisco and San Jose station from 4-6 pm on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.
Customers at the San Francisco and San Jose Diridon stations …

Gertrude Stein 100th Anniversary Poetry Celebration | SF
Wednesday, April 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Gertrude Stein 100th Anniversary Poetry Celebration | SF

2014 marks the 100th anniversary of Gertrude Stein’s groundbreaking modernist classic Tender Buttons. City Lights Publishers has reissued a centennial edition of the book incorporating Stein’s own handwritten corrections.
Editor Seth Perlow, poet and scholar Juliana Spahr, biographer Renate Stendhal and poet and author Michelle Tea …

3rd Annual Kaiser Roof Garden Showcase | Oakland
Wednesday, April 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Kaiser Center
3rd Annual Kaiser Roof Garden Showcase | Oakland

The beautiful Kaiser Center in Oakland open up its doors and invites the public in to explore Oakland’s urban rooftop oasis at the third annual Kaiser Center Roof Garden Showcase from 6-9 pm on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
There will be appetizers provided by …

Free Veggie Cooking Class | Oakland Veg Week 2014
Free Veggie Cooking Class | Oakland Veg Week 2014

Eating meat-free is easy as 1-2-3, a store tour and cooking demo with Chef Alex Bury.
Free, but an RSVP is required to to ashley.erickson@wholefoods.com or call 510.834.9800 ext. 260.
Nutritional yeast, seitan, Veganaise. You’re hearing about all these new products but may not know what they are or …

2014 World Book Night: Free Book Giveaway | Bernal Heights
Wednesday, April 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free books are meant for those who don’t regularly read and/or people who lack access to books.
| Bernal Heights Branch Library
2014 World Book Night: Free Book Giveaway | Bernal Heights

World Book Night is a special night each year when books are given out to those who don’t regularly read and/or people who lack access to books. The Bernal Branch of the SF Public Library will have a limited supply of these books to give away …

Free Circus Class Day: Learn Juggling & Tightrope Walking | SF
Wednesday, April 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Circus Center
Free Circus Class Day: Learn Juggling & Tightrope Walking | SF

Come and play with all the fun circus toys that fit under the Circus Center‘s roof every Wednesday. Circus Skills Jam Class Most  Wednesdays | 7 to 9pm Free, but the class has a 25 person maximum. Please check-in between 7-7:45 pm. This class is open ...

Free Comedy Night w/ Comedy Central’s Shaun Latham | San Jose
Wednesday, April 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 8:30 pm with an RSVP required. Otherwise it's $12 at the door.
| San Jose Improv
Free Comedy Night w/ Comedy Central's Shaun Latham | San Jose

Improv San Jose presents comedian Shaun Latham as seen on Stand-up Revolution on Comedy Central.
Free before 8:30 pm with an RSVP required. Otherwise it’s $12 at the door.
Shaun Latham lays everything out on the table and isn’t afraid to go off the cuff and go into …

Solwave: Psych & Trip-Hop Rock Concert | SF
Wednesday, April 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise, $5 at the door.
| Milk Bar
Solwave: Psych & Trip-Hop Rock Concert | SF

Born and raised San Francisco rockers, Solwave, take up residency at the Milk Bar for the final four Wednesdays in April as a kick off to their new release, The End of the Beginning.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
The End of the Beginning wears its …

“The Muffin Men” Free Comedy Show & Sketch Videos | SF
Wednesday, April 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sip Bar & Lounge

Comedy Lineup | April 23, 2014
Duat Mai is the best comedian in the bay area. And soon he will be the best comedian in the country. In fact if he spoke more languages he would eventually be the funniest comedian in the world. Don’t let …

Thursday, April 24

Win: “Georgia O’Keeffe” VIP Tickets | de Young Museum

From magnified botanical compositions to panoramic landscapes, the works in this exhibition offer a deeper understanding of the spirit of place that was essential to O’Keeffe’s artistic evolution.
From 1918 until the early 1930s, Georgia O’Keeffe retreated annually to Alfred Stieglitz’s family estate on Lake George …

$1 Ice Cream: Final Day | Baskin Robbins
Thursday, April 24 – All Day | Cost: $1*
*$1 kids scoops, $2 double scoops, and $3 triple scoops.
| Baskin Robbins (SF)
$1 Ice Cream: Final Day | Baskin Robbins

For 2014, Baskin Robbins is appreciating ice cream lovers everywhere with a Scoop Fest from April 22-24, 2014.  They’ll offer $1 kids scoops, $2 double scoops, and $3 triple scoops of all your favorite flavors. Bay Area Baskin Robbins Locations Find a Baskin Robbins near you. We ...

Win: How Weird Street Faire | VIP “Intergalactic Magic Stickers”
Enter by: Thursday, April 24 – All Day | Cost: WIN*
*Magic stickers are $10
How Weird Street Faire | VIP

The 15th annual How Weird Street Faire on Sunday, May 4, 2014 is a huge Burning Man-ish 8-hour outdoor dance festival with 10 stages of DJ and live music, plus dance performances, strange art projects, parades and out-of-this-world vendors centered at Howard and 2nd Streets in SoMa.
Five Funcheapers …

Eye of Horus: Large-Scale Dance Performance | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, April 24 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Jessie Square
Eye of Horus: Large-Scale Dance Performance | Yerba Buena Gardens

Eye of Horus is a series of site-specific solos choreographed and directed by Sara Shelton Mann in collaboration with performers Christine Bonansea, Sherwood Chen, Jorge de Hoyos, Jesse Hewit, and Sara Yassky with DIY elements designed by David Szlasa to interact with performer, cityscape and …

The String Cheese Incident Mini-Concert | Amoeba SF
Thursday, April 24 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
The String Cheese Incident Mini-Concert | Amoeba SF

The String Cheese Incident jam on over to Amoeba SF for an in-store performance and signing. Their new album, Song In My Head, releases on April 29th on Loud & Proud/SCI Fidelity Records.
Over the past decade, The String Cheese Incident has emerged as one of …

“Fashion Revolution Day” Urban Air Indie Market | SoMa
Thursday, April 24 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoMa StrEat Food Park

Do you know who made the clothes you’re wearing right now?
Remember the victims of last year’s Bangladesh garment factory disaster which killed 1,113 worker during Fashion Revolution Day and help promote positive change in the industry
Shop from local vendors:

Locally manufactured knitwear made from California-grown organic …

“Off The Grid” Twilight Campfire Party | Presidio
Thursday, April 24 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Main Post Lawn

Cozy up with Off the Grid at “Twilight at the Presidio” – a free weekly evening event on the Main Post Lawn from 5-9 pm every Thursday, April 10 – June 26, 2014. Off the Grid street food vendors will serve up dishes tapas-style while you ...

2014 Poems Under The Dome | SF City Hall
Thursday, April 24 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
2014 Poems Under The Dome | SF City Hall

The 9th Annual Poems Under the Dome invites you to celebrate National Poetry Month at San Francisco’s largest open mic poetry event inside City Hall from 5:30-8 pm on Thursday, April 24, 2014.
San Francisco’s Poet Laureate, Alejandro Murguía, will read the first poem, then local poets will …

Free Drive-In Movie Night | East Bay
Thursday, April 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Solano 2 Drive In
Free Drive-In Movie Night | East Bay

Enjoy live music and games when gates open at 6 pm for Customer Appreciation Night at all Westwind Drive-In locations on Thursday, April 24, 2014.
Double feature drive-in movies:

Ride Along (8 pm) with The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (10:30 pm)
The Lego Movie (8 pm) with Frozen (10 pm)

Free Drive-In Movie Night | San Jose
Thursday, April 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Capitol 6 Drive-In (San Jose)
Free Drive-In Movie Night | San Jose

Enjoy live music and games when gates open at 6 pm for Customer Appreciation Night at all Westwind Drive-In locations on Thursday, April 24, 2014.
Double feature drive-in movies:

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (8 pm) with Ride Along (10:45 pm)
Frozen (8 pm) with The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (10:15 pm)
The Lego Movie (8 …

Free Punk Rock & Psych Concert | SFSU
Thursday, April 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Depot (SFSU)
Free Punk Rock & Psych Concert | SFSU

SFSU’s The Depot presents a free show featuring four rocking punk and psych bands from 6-9 pm on Thursday, April 24, 2014.
Band Lineup:

Wild Moth - Punk
Meat Market - Visual/Rock
Labor Temple - Aggressively Depressed

Food and drinks available for purchase at The Pub.

Bread Making 101 with Josey Baker of The Mill | SF Main Library
Thursday, April 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Bread Making 101 with Josey Baker of The Mill | SF Main Library

Learn the basics of bread making from the entry-level bread-baking cookbook from Josey Baker (that’s  really his real name), a former science teacher turned San Francisco baking sensation. Josey Baker Bread combines step-by-step lessons with more than 100 photographs, offering easy-to-follow guidance for aspiring bakers.

Betabrand’s Fashion Pitch Design Competition | SF
Thursday, April 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Betabrand
Betabrand's Fashion Pitch Design Competition | SF

On April 24th, from 6-9 pm Betabrand Think Tank and SF Fashion Lab will launch a design challenge to six up-and-coming designers.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
You’ll have the chance to sip, shop, and snack, before watching the designers pitch their Betabrand products to our panel (think, …

Amazonian Parks Lecture & Photo Exhibit | Presidio
Thursday, April 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Presidio Trust Headquarters
Amazonian Parks Lecture & Photo Exhibit | Presidio

“Amazonian National Parks, Land Rights and the Future of Indigenous Peoples”
Fiona Watson M.A., Survival International, London and Davi Kopenawa Yanomami, Tribal Shaman