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Tuesday, February 3

“Natural Frequencies” Sather Tower 100th Anniversary Performance | UC Berkeley
Tuesday, February 3 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Doe Library Terrace

Natural Frequencies is an installation and Carillon performance in honor of the 100th anniversary of UC Berkeley’s Sather Tower (aka The Campanile). On February 3, 2015 there will be three 10-minute live performances at the Doe Library Terrace: 6:30 pm, 7 pm and 7:30 pm.
This installation …

“The News” 3 Year Anniversary: Fresh Queer Performance Series | SoMa
Tuesday, February 3 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 suggested donation, but no one turned away for lack of funds.
| SOMArts Cultural Center

February’s The News marks the 3 year anniversary of the series. Curator Kolmel WithLove is joined by special guest & high school sweetheart Peter Max Lawrence. The evening will include new work by Jeremy Kirshbaum, Cassie Thornton, Kaš, Khalil Sullivan and Jezebel Delilah X.

Wood Shoppe Free Concert Series: 3rd Anniversary Party | Brick & Mortar
Tuesday, February 3 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brick & Mortar Music Hall
Wood Shoppe Free Concert Series: 3rd Anniversary Party | Brick & Mortar

On February 3, 2015, Wood Shoppe celebrates three years of monthly concerts with a live music extravaganza featuring:

Astronauts, etc. - supermelodic pulp / arena pop
Caroline Smith - Pop/R&B
Harriet Brown - Romantic Funk
Trails and Ways DJ set

Doors at 8 pm, show at 9 pm… and one hell of a good time.

Wednesday, February 4

Free TCHO Chocolate Raspberry Jam Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, February 4 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 360 Café
Free TCHO Chocolate Raspberry Jam 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 ...

San Francisco’s Wild Menu: Flora, Fauna, Feast | City History Lectures
Wednesday, February 4 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
San Francisco’s Wild Menu: Flora, Fauna, Feast | City History Lectures

In 1849 San Francisco was surrounded by wild animals and a flourishing sea and bay, from which most early food was taken.
But what is our “wild menu” now? How do foraging, fishing, hunting, and gathering fit into modern life? What role does conservation and …

Win Tix: Les 7 Doigts de la Main Circus: Opening Night | Berkeley
Wednesday, February 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets
| Zellerbach Hall

The Montreal-based contemporary circus troupe Les 7 Doigts de la Main present Sequence 8.
The troupe’s charismatic young acrobats have the elegance of Cirque du Soleil aerialists and the athleticism of Olympic gymnasts, performing gravity-defying trapeze acts and explosive somersault routines, and wryly riffing on traditional …

Thursday, February 5

Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin
Thursday, February 5 – 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 ...

Free Community Veggie Dinner: Fresh Garden & Farmers Market Meal | SF
Thursday, February 5 – 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 ...

Polo Ralph Lauren Valentine’s Fashion & Gadget Night | SF
Thursday, February 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Macy's (Union Square)
Polo Ralph Lauren Valentine's Fashion & Gadget Night | SF

Join Macy’s, Polo Ralph Lauren, Wired, and fashion blogger, Crystalin Marie for cocktails as Crystalin presents her take on modern dating with looks and gift picks from Polo’s Spring ’15 collection.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
Come check out the latest tech gadgets from Wired and enter for a …

Show-Off NightLife: Vogue & Karaoke | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, February 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 general; $10 for museum members - 21+
| California Academy of Sciences
Show-Off NightLife: Vogue & Karaoke | California Academy of Sciences

This week, NightLife invites you to step up and show them what you’ve got.

Learn how to deliver standing ovation-worthy presentations with the help of storytelling experts from Speechless in African Hall. You’ll never get tongue-tied again
Then, stick around for a battle of the brains (over beers, of …

Open Late on Larkin: Valentine’s Edition | Trendyloin
Thursday, February 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, plus all locations are BYOB.
| Larkin & Geary
Open Late on Larkin: Valentine's Edition | Trendyloin

In the first installment of what the organizers hope to make a monthly event, the new shops on Larkin are keeping their doors open late to offer you some Valentine goods.
San Francycle will be releasing a limited edition shirt, Strand Barber & Beauty will be …

Free “Barber’s Choice” Haircut Night | Lower Polk
Free

On the first Thursday of each month, in conjunction with the Lower Polk / TL Art Walk, Salana Salon offers free haircuts to gentlemen, as long as they are okay with it being Barber’s Choice. They’re planning on having a different theme cut every month, ...

Friday, February 6

First Friday Free Coworking | Impact Hub Oakland
Friday, February 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but there is a $5 suggested donation for the optional potluck lunch.
| Impact Hub Oakland
First Friday Free Coworking | Impact Hub Oakland

Impact Hub Oakland opens its doors every first Friday for free coworking all day from 9 am to 6 pm. Be productive and get work done, meet and collaborate with friends, pet a bunny, and enjoy a #SexySalad potluck lunch ($5 suggested donation for Soon-To-Be Members; ...

SPCA’s Be Mine Adoptathon: Catwalk, Tattoos & Cocktails | SF
Friday, February 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco SPCA (Temporary Adoption Center)
SPCA's Be Mine Adoptathon: Catwalk, Tattoos & Cocktails | SF

The San Francisco SPCA presents the 4th Annual Be Mine Adoptathon: Catwalk, Tattoos and Cocktails on Friday, February 6, 2015. Free, but an RSVP is required. Still looking for that special someone? Find your purr-fect match for Valentine’s Day at the SF SPCA with free adoptions ...

Fauxtest 2015: Ironic Fake Protest Rally & March | SF
Friday, February 6 – 5:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
Fauxtest 2015: Ironic Fake Protest Rally & March | SF

Join San Francisco’s second annual Fauxtest (pronounced foe-test), a fake protest where people can vocalize whatever they want – no matter how insignificant or silly the cause.
Embrace hypocrisy and irony, air petty annoyances and gripes, facts, truth and nontroversy by making funny signs and marching down …

Free Indie Alt Rock Concert: Saint Motel | SF
Friday, February 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Depot (SFSU)
Free Indie Alt Rock Concert: Saint Motel | SF

Catch a free concert at The Depot at SFSU’s Cesar Chavez Student Center featuring Saint Motel, A Yawn Worth Yelling and Docks from 6-9 pm. The show is all ages, with food and drinks available for purchase at The Pub.
Band Lineup

Saint Motel - Indie Rock/Pop
A Yawn …

Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk
Friday, February 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Broadway/Telegraph
Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk

Oakland Art Murmur is a group of nearly 30 galleries in Oakland that have coordinated openings on the first Friday of every month. Every first Friday of the month, member galleries are open to the public from 6-9 pm. Additionally Telegraph above Grand and below 27th is closed ...

First Friday Follies: Burlesque & Creepy Puppet Show | Oakland
Friday, February 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations for the artists are awesome.
| Stork Club
First Friday Follies: Burlesque & Creepy Puppet Show | Oakland

You had us at “burlesque” and “creepy puppets.” As Oakland Art Murmur winds down on your Friday night, find your way to the Stork Club on 23rd and Telegraph around 9 pm for the perfectly strange after-party, The First Friday Follies burlesque show, a monthly free ...

North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF
Friday, February 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | North Beach
North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF

On the first Friday of every month, over a dozen North Beach galleries, museums, bars, and restaurants stay open late for a self-guided First Fridays Art Crawl with special events to showcase the ever-growing collections of art and entertainment that diversify North Beach. First Fridays Art Crawl ...

100 Foot Tall Film Night | The Great Wall of Oakland
Friday, February 6 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Great Wall of Oakland
100 Foot Tall Film Night | The Great Wall of Oakland

For special events, and on every first Friday during Oakland Art Murmur, the Great Wall of Oakland, a 100 ′x 100′ projection installation, illuminates the Uptown District with cutting-edge motion art from around the world. The Great Wall of Oakland is located at the corner ...

South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose
Friday, February 6 – 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 ...

San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays
Friday, February 6 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays

San Francisco Bike Party (not to be confused with Critical Mass) is a monthly celebration of biking for riders of different ages, types, and skill levels to enjoy. Every month is a different theme and you’re encouraged to dress up. San Francisco Bike Party is held ...

Saturday, February 7

America’s Got Talent Auditions | Santa Clara
Saturday, February 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Clara Convention Center
America's Got Talent Auditions | Santa Clara

What can you do in 90 seconds? NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” will be holding open-call auditions at the Santa Clara Convention Center on February 7, 2015.
The auditions are free, and it could be a once in a lifetime opportunity for performing artists in the Bay Area. They enjoy …

BCBG Warehouse Sale Extravaganza | SF
BCBG Warehouse Sale Extravaganza | SF

Join the BCBG Warehouse Sale Extravaganza with over 2,000 dresses, tops, bandage skirts, cashmere, or find the perfect cocktail dress for Valentine’s Day -  with sizes 0-12, all up to 70% off (with an additional 10% if you pay cash).
BCBG Warehouse Sale Extravaganza
Saturday, February 7, 2015 | 10 …

KNBR Giants FanFest 2015 | AT&T Park
Saturday, February 7 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | AT&T Park
KNBR Giants FanFest 2015 | AT&T Park

KNBR’s 22nd Giants FanFest takes place at AT&T Park, Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015. The day typically includes live KNBR broadcasts on the field, player Q&As, viewing of the World Series trophies, free player autographs, places to take photos, a kids zone and more.
Expect a chance to roam …