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Monday, March 30

Win Tix: Senator Bernie Sanders: The Fight for Economic Justice | Commonwealth Club
Monday, March 30 – 6:30 pm | Cost: WIN | The Commonwealth Club (SF)

Washington DC comes to SF when you see Senator Bernie Sanders: The Fight for Economic Justice at The Commonwealth Club.
Join Senator Sanders, now serving his second term in the US Senate after serving 16 years in the House of Representatives, as he shares his views …

Win Tix: Mystery Circus Sideshow | Brick and Mortar
Monday, March 30 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Brick & Mortar Music Hall

What started as a two man crew performing at dive bars across the country, The Mystic Circus Sideshow has now turned into once in a lifetime experience worthy of the (mini) Big Top.
Founded in Brooklyn New York by Rush Hicks, your host and sword swallowing …

Theater Pub: Six 10 Minute Plays | SF
Theater Pub: Six 10 Minute Plays | SF

Theater Pub takes over the PianoFight Theater this March 2015 with On the Spot, a night of 10 minute plays written in 24 hours. Six playwrights are selected on March 5th, and put “on the spot” the morning of March 13th to write a 10 ...

Free Bluegrass Night: Left Coast Country | Amnesia
Monday, March 30 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amnesia
Free Bluegrass Night: Left Coast Country | Amnesia

Constantly evolving with a true dedication to their craft has made Left Coast Country (Portland, OR) one of the hardest working, up and coming acts in the Pacific Northwest. Left Coast Country’s music is a fusion of traditional and progressive bluegrass; composed of fiery heartfelt …

Tuesday, March 31

Cheese Night: Taste & Learn | Berkeley
Tuesday, March 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Whole Foods Market Gilman
Cheese Night: Taste & Learn | Berkeley

Meghan, the Whole Foods Market Certified Cheese Professional at their new location on Gilman Street in Berkeley, will be dishing up her favorite Spring cheese to share with you at this free event.
Learn from a pro and treat your tastebuds too.

Free Sneak Preview Movie: Woman In Gold | SF
Tuesday, March 31 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Van Ness 14
Free Sneak Preview Movie: Woman In Gold | SF

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Woman In Gold,” the new Helen Mirren film.
Free Film Screening: Woman In Gold
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 (7:00 pm)
AMC Van Ness 14, San Francisco
RSVP code: FunCheapSFWiG

Tickets available through GoFoBo.com/rsvp
Tickets are free, but subject to availability.
Depending on demand, passes may …

Theater Pub: Six 10 Minute Plays | SF
Theater Pub: Six 10 Minute Plays | SF

Theater Pub takes over the PianoFight Theater this March 2015 with On the Spot, a night of 10 minute plays written in 24 hours. Six playwrights are selected on March 5th, and put “on the spot” the morning of March 13th to write a 10 ...

Wednesday, April 1

Free Blueberry Jam Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, April 1 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 360 Café
Free Blueberry Jam Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF

Join b.street waffles for their monthly Free Waffle Wednesday at the Capital One 360 Café in the Financial District and enjoy a complimentary waffle from 9-11 am, or while they last. These Belgian-style street waffles come in tasty flavors like TCHO chocolate, maple-bacon, salted caramel and many ...

2015 SF Public Library’s Spring Book Sale: Opening Day | Fort Mason
Wednesday, April 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Center
2015 SF Public Library's Spring Book Sale: Opening Day | Fort Mason

Held at Fort Mason Center’s Festival Pavilion, the San Francisco Public Library’s Spring Book Sale will feature over 250,000 books, DVDs, CDs, books on tape, vinyl and other forms of media in over 70 categories. Friends of the SF Public Library 2015 Spring Book Sale ...

37th Annual St. Stupid’s Day Parade | SF
Wednesday, April 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
37th Annual St. Stupid's Day Parade | SF

The Annual St. Stupid’s Day Parade is a mid-week celebration of stupidity, so wear something silly, bring your solo socks, spare pennies and losing lottery tickets and gather with all the other stupids at the foot of Market Street to do the silliest walk of all.
37th Annual …

Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories: First Day | Redwood City
Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories: First Day | Redwood City

Tall ships are back in the Bay Area offering free walk-on tours while docked in between their cruises.  Check the Public Sail Schedule to see which ships will be docked at your nearest port. Self guided tours are free. A voluntary $3 per-person donation helps defray expenses. Sailing tickets are ...

Dirty Cello: Bluegrass & Classic Rock Concert | 2015 Macy’s Flower Show
Wednesday, April 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
Dirty Cello: Bluegrass & Classic Rock Concert | 2015 Macy's Flower Show

Come check out Dirty Cello. This local duo, featuring the virtuosic cello stylings of Rebecca Roudman, blend down-home blues, Eastern-European dance music, bluegrass and classic rock in an uptempo groove.

Free Sneak Preview Movie “Effie Gray” (Emma Thompson) | SF
Wednesday, April 1 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Metreon 16
Free Sneak Preview Movie

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Effie Gray” the brand new film by Emma Thompson – a look at the scandalous love triangle between Victorian art critic John Ruskin, his teenage bride Effie Gray, and Pre-Raphaelite painter John Everett Millais.
Free Film Screening: Effie Gray
Wednesday, …

Vietnam War, Dissent, and the U.S. Military | SF
Wednesday, April 1 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Vietnam War, Dissent, and the U.S. Military | SF

A half-century after the Vietnam War officially began, we’ll look back at military mutinies, the rise of the volunteer army in response to the “Vietnam Syndrome,” and situate the Vietnam War in the long history of U.S. military aggression, even pre-dating the founding of the …

SF Public Canvas: Aerial Dance Over Market Street | SF
SF Public Canvas: Aerial Dance Over Market Street | SF

The Bay Area’s premier vertical dance company Bandaloop, will present open rehearsals of a new multi-media project titled #SFPublicCanvas, in collaboration with Illuminate the Arts and Jonathan Rowe of Madrone Studios. An open source digital media canvas will be integrated with vertical dance on the ...

Opening Day: 2015 Humor Exhibit “Mad World” | SF Library
Wednesday, April 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Opening Day: 2015 Humor Exhibit

Every year during the month of April, the San Francisco Public Library presents a Wit & Humor exhibit at the Main Branch. Naturally, the opening day is April Fool’s Day. The exhibit is on display April 1 – May 31, 2015. The 2015 exhibit features subversive humor magazines from the ...

Thursday, April 2

Win: Brand New Travel Book: “The World’s Best Brunches” | Lonely Planet
Enter by: Thursday, April 2 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a copy of The World's Best Brunches. Regular price, $19.99

A term originally coined for Saturday night carousers who couldn’t wake up for breakfast, brunch has evolved into a sunny, social meal beloved the world over.
And so… here is The World’s Best Brunches, a collection of midmorning meals accompanied by the origin of each dish, …

Opening Night: “Off The Grid” Twilight Campfire Party | Presidio
Thursday, April 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Main Post Lawn
Opening Night:

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 2 – October 29, 2015. Off the Grid street food vendors will serve up dishes tapas-style while you ...

Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin
Thursday, April 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lower Polk / Gulch Corridor
Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin

The Upper TL Art Walk makes 15-20 galleries available late night to the public for an art walk every first Thursday from 6-10 pm. This is not a bar crawl. Each location is either a traditional gallery or a retail space with room dedicated to ...

Reel to Real NightLife: Films & Silent Disco | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, April 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 general; $10 for museum members - 21+
| California Academy of Sciences
Reel to Real NightLife: Films & Silent Disco | California Academy of Sciences

Get ready for your close-up this week with film screenings, filmmaker talks, and other cinematic surprises in honor of the SF International Film Festival.

In African Hall, settle in to watch a trio of short films against a backdrop of adorable African penguins.
First up, animated short …

Free Community Veggie Dinner: Fresh Garden & Farmers Market Meal | SF
Thursday, April 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cyprian’s
Free Community Veggie Dinner: Fresh Garden & Farmers Market Meal | SF

All are welcome to a free community-created dinner gleaned from the USF Garden and neighborhood farmers’ markets. Eat with others in a communal setting at this free vegetarian dinner gathering. The dinner takes place the first Thursday of every month at 6 pm at St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church and is ...

Earth, Wind & Flowers: Local Nature Talk | Presidio
Thursday, April 2 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP required
| Presidio Officers' Club
Earth, Wind & Flowers: Local Nature Talk | Presidio

Celebrate spring by joining nature photographer, geologist, and National Park Service Interpretive Ranger Will Elder on a visual journey exploring how unusual geology and coastal climate conditions created the rare natural gem that we know as the Presidio today.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
This event …

SF Public Canvas: Aerial Dance Over Market Street | SF
SF Public Canvas: Aerial Dance Over Market Street | SF

The Bay Area’s premier vertical dance company Bandaloop, will present open rehearsals of a new multi-media project titled #SFPublicCanvas, in collaboration with Illuminate the Arts and Jonathan Rowe of Madrone Studios. An open source digital media canvas will be integrated with vertical dance on the ...

Friday, April 3

“Oakland First Fridays” Block Party
Friday, April 3 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Telegraph & 27th

Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Every First Friday from 5–9:30 pm, Oakland’s KONO district (Koreatown Northgate) springs to life with for this event, with galleries, artist ...

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

Over 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 ...