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Wednesday, July 23

Recycled VHS Tape Art Workshop | Berkeley
Wednesday, July 23 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Youth Spirit Artworks
Recycled VHS Tape Art Workshop | Berkeley

Learn the art of VHS Recycled Videotape at this free workshop with legendary eco artist Evelyn Roth at Youth Spirit Artworks in Berkeley.
Free, but please register by emailing evelynrothrez@gmail.com.

2014 National Hot Dog Day: Free Hot Dogs | 7-Eleven
2014 National Hot Dog Day: Free Hot Dogs | 7-Eleven

July 23, 2014 is National Hot Dog Day and 7-Eleven is participating by giving away free 1/8 pound Big Bite hot dogs to customers who download a coupon from the 7-Eleven app.
Source: Business Insider

Batman’s 75th Anniversary Scavenger Hunt & Costume Party | Mission Comics
Wednesday, July 23 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission: Comics & Art
Batman's 75th Anniversary Scavenger Hunt & Costume Party | Mission Comics

Mission: Comics is celebrating Batman’s 75th Anniversary with some fun happenings like a scavenger hunt and tons of giveaways on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Come in your Batman costume and get ready for free giveaways like:

Detective Comics #27 Special Edition, featuring a reimagining of the 1939 …

Rainbow Grocery Food Film Screening & Snacks | SoMa
Wednesday, July 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Sports Basement (Bryant St.)
Rainbow Grocery Food Film Screening & Snacks | SoMa

Rainbow Grocery Cooperative presents a free, monthly film screening series happening on Wednesdays in the Grotto at Sports Basement Bryant. Free, but an RSVP is required. At 5 pm, there is a social hour with free snacks and refreshments. The movie starts at 6 pm.

Swing in the Square: Free Concert & Dance Lessons: Slim Jenkins | Union Square
Wednesday, July 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Swing in the Square: Free Concert & Dance Lessons: Slim Jenkins | Union Square

San Francisco’s Slim Jenkins is a celebration of great American roots music and its tradition of innovation and energy.
Harking back to the heyday of hot jazz and blues, Slim Jenkins evokes a world of seduction and mystery, love and betrayal. Sultry and smooth, or jumping and …

Movie Night on the Green: “The Cat In The Hat” | Marin
Wednesday, July 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Marin Country Mart
Movie Night on the Green:

Bring your family to the weekly and complimentary outdoor movie night series at the Marin Country Mart from 6-8 pm on Wednesdays, June 18 – August 27, 2014. All Marin Country Mart events are held in the courtyard, where greenery and seating offer the ambience ...

SF Mime Troupe: Political Satire in the Park | Mill Valley
Wednesday, July 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted
| Mill Valley Community Center
SF Mime Troupe: Political Satire in the Park | Mill Valley

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 55th season with more free, lively satire performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2014 production “Ripple Effect.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2014 Free political theater & music in parks all over the Bay ...

Starlight Movie & Sing-Off “Ghostbusters” | San Jose
Wednesday, July 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Pedro Square Market
Starlight Movie & Sing-Off

Take advantage of San Jose’s warm, summer nights and enjoy a movie under the star-studded sky from June 14 to August 20, 2014. Admission is free. Pre-show entertainment begins about 7 pm and movies start at dusk. Please note, no outside food or drinks are allowed ...

Taxi v. Rideshare: LaborFest Panel Discussion | SF
Wednesday, July 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Redstone Building
Taxi v. Rideshare: LaborFest Panel Discussion | SF

This forum with a video will look at how tech applications are used by Uber and other companies and how this is affecting taxi drivers and the industry. The panel will include taxi drivers and other experts on the taxi industry and this technology.
There is …

Win Tix: Mötley Crüe: The Final Tour w/ Alice Cooper | Shoreline Amphitheatre
Wednesday, July 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular prices start at $20.00.
| Shoreline Amphitheatre
Mötley Crüe: The Final Tour w/ Alice Cooper | Shoreline Amphitheatre

Mötley Crüe is back in town – Vince Neil, Nikki Sixx, Mick Mars and Tommy Lee are getting together for a tour one last time and they’ve invited a very special guest along with them – the inimitable Alice Cooper.
Enter to win a pair of free …

Salt-N-Pepa Dance Class: Girl Groups Flash Mob | SF
Wednesday, July 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $6 | LEVYstudio
Salt-N-Pepa Dance Class: Girl Groups Flash Mob | SF

You might not be ready for this jelly, but The Girl Groups Flash Mob is coming. Seven girl groups will be repping in one glorious, bootylicious hit-filled medley including En Vogue, Spice Girls, TLC, Salt-N-Pepa, Destiny’s Child, Pussycat Dolls and Danity Kane. The Flash Mob is ...

“Wet Hot American Summer” Movie Night | The Chapel
Wednesday, July 23 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Chapel

Head to The Chapel for a free screening of the comedy film Wet Hot American Summer.
It’s the last day of the 1981 season at Camp Firewood, and the staff and campers are having lots of wacky fun while trying to tie up some loose ends. Camp …

The Final 1964: Retro ’60s Soul DJ Night | SF
Wednesday, July 23 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Edinburgh Castle Pub
The Final 1964: Retro '60s Soul DJ Night | SF

DJ Matt B has been spinning ’60s records at 1964 for a whopping 12 years, and now this fabulous night is coming to an end.
Dance the night away to ‘60s soul, girl groups and more one last time at Edinburgh Castle Pub from 10 am …

Free Chromeo DJ Set at Infusion Lounge | SF
Wednesday, July 23 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Guest list closes at 8 pm on 7/23.
| Infusion Lounge
Free Chromeo DJ Set at Infusion Lounge | SF

Infusion Lounge is doing it up big for a legendary night featuring a DJ set by Chromeo on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Chromeo DJ Set
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 | 10 pm to 2 am
Infusion Lounge | 124 Ellis St, SF
Free, but an RSVP is required. Guest list closes at 8 …

Thursday, July 24

Classic SF Film Day: “The House on Telegraph Hill” | Main Library
Thursday, July 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Classic SF Film Day:

Enjoy free movies all summer long at your neighborhood library during the 3rd Annual San Francisco Library Film Festival. Every movie being screened is either set in San Francisco or was filmed here. The 2014 edition of this free film festival features San Francisco classics ...

Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Thursday, July 24 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park

Looking to discover SF’s best local craft/artisan food vendors and special chef pop-ups? SoMa StrEat Food Park and Funcheap are putting on a new Thursday Night Market called “StrEat Bazaar.” The focus is mostly craft food vendors, special pop-up restaurants, food trucks (of course) and ...

Collectible NightLife: Artifacts, DJ Battle & Rare Gems | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, July 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 general, $10 for museum members - 21+
| California Academy of Sciences
Collectible NightLife: Artifacts, DJ Battle & Rare Gems  | California Academy of Sciences

Collectible NightLife | July 24, 2014
Music by DJs Tanoa & Tom LG
Show us yours and we’ll show you ours—collections that is.
This week, NightLife salutes the time-tested art and science of collecting. From life forms discovered at the darkest depths of the ocean to space objects …

Win Tix: Hops & History: San Francisco Beer Party | The Old Mint
Hops & History: San Francisco Beer Party | The Old Mint

The second annual Hops and History event will feature Bay Area craft beer tasting, historical talks, a panel discussion, home brewing demos, local food vendors, and an expanded exhibit of rarely seen historical West Coast brewing memorabilia.
Enjoy tastings from Anchor Steam, Magnolia, Triple Voodoo, Speakeasy, …

Weedfest: 6 Punk Bands, Free Weed & Prizes | East Bay
Thursday, July 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $6*
*Includes free weed, special prizes and a raffle. 21+
| Eli's Mile High Club
Weedfest: 6 Punk Bands, Free Weed & Prizes | East Bay

Eli’s Mile High Club invites you to a random July Weedfest featuring six bands and… free weed.
Cover is $6, but they promise free weed, an Agnostic Blunt education session, plus other surprises in celebration the birthday of their hype man Fresh Daily aka Scourgeon Cruz …

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “The Fluffy Movie” | SF
Thursday, July 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| Secret Movie Theater (SF)
Free Sneak Preview Movie:

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “The Fluffy Movie” about comedian Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias.
Free Film Screening: The Fluffy Movie
July 24, 2014 | 7 pm
Secret Movie Theater Location in San Francisco
RSVP Code: FUNSFHJZW

Tickets available through GoFoBo.com/rsvp
Tickets are free, but subject to availability.
Exact screening location revealed once …

Win Tix: Cobb’s Comedy Club: Thursday Night Showcase | SF
Thursday, July 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*All shows are 18 & over and there is a two drink minimum per person.
| Cobb's Comedy Club
Cobb's Comedy Club: Thursday Night Showcase | SF

Some of our favorite local comedians are going to take over the stage at Cobb’s for a special Thursday night local showcase.
Hosted by Ray Molina (Comedy Central, Freddie Rainbow) and featuring standouts Nato Green (The Iron Comic), Stroy Moyd (opened for Dave Chappelle),  Matt Lieb …

Temescal Street Cinema: “Women Art Revolution” | Oakland
Thursday, July 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 49th and Telegraph
Temescal Street Cinema:

Women Art Revolution by Lynn Hershman Leeson
Through intimate interviews, art, and rarely seen archival film and video footage, reveals how the Feminist Art Movement fused free speech and politics into an art that radically transformed the art and culture of our times.
Opening Short: Jen Cohen, …

Friday, July 25

NBA Nation: Trampoline & Slam Dunk Showdown | Union Square
Friday, July 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
NBA Nation: Trampoline & Slam Dunk Showdown | Union Square

The NBA’s largest mobile basketball experience, NBA Nation is on its eighth summer tour; check it out as it comes to San Francisco’s Union Square from noon to 8 pm on July 25-26, 2014. NBA Nation is 20,000 square feet of basketball action, including a ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, July 25 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food from food trucks.
| Fort Mason Center

Over 30 food trucks and street food carts in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party. And it’s California’s largest weekly street food market.  Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-11 pm ...

“Mex I Am” Festival: Fair Trade Bazaar, Live Music & Art Bar | Friday Nights at the de Young

Friday Nights at the de Young: “MEX I AM: live it to believe it”
July 25, 2014 | 6 – 8:30 pm
In partnership with the Consulate General of Mexico in San Francisco and LAM, Friday Nights at the de Young joins in launching MEX I AM: …