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Sunday, April 2

SF Civic Symphony’s Free Spring Concert | Nourse Theatre
Sunday, April 2 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$10 suggested donation
| Nourse Theatre
SF Civic Symphony's Free Spring Concert | Nourse Theatre

The oldest community orchestra on the West Coast, the San Francisco Civic Symphony (SFCS) has been proud to offer free concerts to the community while providing a unique, welcoming environment for musicians of all skill levels to study and perform a diverse repertoire of classical ...

Win Tix: Detroit’s New Wave Garage Rockers “Electric Six” | Slim’s
Sunday, April 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Slim's
Electric Six is a six-piece band from that wild town of Detroit, Michigan. That’s right, KISS ain’t the only band from the Motor City. They take rock n’ roll to a new level, pulling in sounds from garage, disco, punk, new wave, and metal. > Get Tickets ...

Monday, April 3

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Going In Style” | AMC Van Ness
Monday, April 3 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Van Ness 14
Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Going In Style,” a brand new comedy starring Alan Arkin, Micahel Caine and Morgan Freeman. Free Film Screening: Going In Style April 3, 2017 | 7:30 pm AMC Van Ness 14 RSVP code: GISFC Tickets available through https://www.wbtickets.com/main/code_redeem Tickets are free, but subject to availability. Depending ...

Tuesday, April 4

Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, April 4 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| Legion of Honor
Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

The Legion of Honor displays a collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an exquisite Beaux-Arts building in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Normally admission is $15 for adults, but on the first Tuesday of each month admission is free (special ...

de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, April 4 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| de Young Museum
de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

Founded in 1895 in Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum to showcase the museum’s priceless collections of American art from the 17th through the 20th centuries, and art of the native Americas, Africa, and the Pacific. Free Admission Day: ...

Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day | GG Park
Tuesday, April 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Conservatory of Flowers
Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day | GG Park

Whether you’re a native San Franciscan, a visitor from the other side of the world, or a budding botanist, the Conservatory of Flowers offers an intimate, up-close experience with over 1,700 species of rare, exotic and endangered plants from more than 50 different countries. Opened ...

Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch
Tuesday, April 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Museum of Craft and Design
Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch

Enjoy free admission to the Museum of Craft and Design on the first Tuesday of every month. After six years in Union Square and two years of pop-ups, the Museum of Craft & Design opened up their permanent location in the historic American Industrial Center in San Francisco’s ...

Free Cone Day 2017 | Ben & Jerry’s
Tuesday, April 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Ben & Jerry's (Haight St.)
Free Cone Day 2017 | Ben & Jerry's
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 is Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s, and you know what that means… free ice cream for you. As long as you don’t mind waiting in really long lines, almost all Ben & Jerry’s Scoop Shops in the Bay Area (and around ...
Herbal Bouquets & Eco Flowers Hands-On Class | Macy’s Flower Show
Herbal Bouquets & Eco Flowers Hands-On Class | Macy's Flower Show
Join Carrie Brown, owner of the acclaimed Jimtown Store in Sonoma County’s Alexander Valley, and learn how to craft dried flower ornaments and incorporate them with foraged branches and herbs in a hand-tied bouquet to liven your home. Tickets are $10 and receive a $10 Macy’s gift ...
Hands-On Parasol Painting Class | Macy’s Flower Show
Tuesday, April 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $10 | Macy's (Union Square)
Hands-On Parasol Painting Class | Macy's Flower Show
Join Carrie Brown, owner of the acclaimed Jimtown Store in Sonoma County’s Alexander Valley, and learn how to paint your own carnival-inspired parasol. Tickets are $10 and receive a $10 Macy’s gift card and take home your parasol. One per customer, while supplies last and time ...
$5 Tickets: Oakland A’s vs. Houston Astros | Oakland
Tuesday, April 4 – 7:05 pm | Cost: $5*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum
$5 Tickets: Oakland A's vs. Houston Astros | Oakland

Oakland A’s single game tickets are on sale and there are $5 tickets to select home games available thanks to BARTable. Tickets are good for the sorta crappy seats in the Plaza Outfield and Reserved sections, but hey, ya get what ya pay for. Tickets will be available online ...

Win Tix: Poetic Country Rock Courtney Marie Andrews | Rickshaw Stop
Tuesday, April 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Rickshaw Stop
For a decade or so since, Courtney’s been a session and backup singer and guitarist for nearly 40 artists, from Jimmy Eat World to Damien Jurado. She never stopped writing her own material, though. Picking up admirers like Jurado and Ryan Adams along the way, ...

Wednesday, April 5

Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, April 5 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 360 Café
Free 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 ...

SF Zoo Free Admission Day
SF Zoo Free Admission Day

The San Francisco Zoo, Northern California’s largest zoological park and conservation center, periodically offers free admission for San Francisco residents. This urban oasis, nestled against the Pacific Ocean, provides a comfortable climate all year round.  You’ll enjoy seeing the 250 different animal species in naturalistic surroundings, ...

Season Opening: $1 Book Sale | SF Main Library
Wednesday, April 5 – 11:00 am | Cost: $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
| San Francisco Main Library
Season Opening: $1 Book Sale | SF Main Library

Starting this April, the San Francisco Public Library host weekly Wednesday Steps Sales, located at the Larkin Street entrance to the Main Library. All books and media are just $1 or less each and all proceeds from Steps Sales benefit the San Francisco Public Library. ...

SF’s “Open Streets” Octavia Experiment Open House | Hayes Valley
Wednesday, April 5 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
SF's

From Friday, March 31 to Friday, April 7, 2017 the SFMTA is closing off a small segment of northbound Octavia Street, from Linden to Hayes streets, for the Octavia Open Street events that will experiment with opening this block for people who want to walk ...

“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night | SF
Wednesday, April 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kozy Kar Bar

Produced by three of San Francisco’s favorite comedians: Zack Chapaloni, Joe Gorman and Joey Avery;  Kozy Kar presents The Dirty Show. This standup comedy show features a wide variety of all types of humor, combining local and television talent at 8 pm every first Wednesday at ...

Win Tix: Jacques Greene: Techno Producer / DJ | Swedish American Hall
Wednesday, April 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Swedish American Hall
Jacques Greene is the enigmatic, young artist who broke out of a generation of independent electronic labels. > Get Tickets – $15 21+ Jacques Greene crafted a musical blueprint that inspired a generation who were raised on, and looked to bring together the intersection of contemporary music ...

Thursday, April 6

Walk to Work Day 2017: Free Coffee & Free Breakfast Snacks | SF
Walk to Work Day 2017: Free Coffee & Free Breakfast Snacks | SF
San Francisco was the nation’s first city to officially launch Walk to Work Day  – walking just 15 minutes of your commute counts and your efforts be rewarded with some free goodies. Be a part of this fun and festive day of encouragement celebrating the most healthy, ...
Oakland Earth Expo 2017: Demos, Giveaways & Food Trucks | Oakland
Thursday, April 6 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Oakland Earth Expo 2017: Demos, Giveaways & Food Trucks | Oakland
Renew your commitment to a cleaner, greener, healthier Oakland and you at the Oakland Earth Expo highlighting transportation, environmental health, waste reduction, water, energy, urban design, urban nature and community themes. 22nd Annual Oakland Earth Expo  Thursday, April 6, 2017 | 10 am to 2 pm Frank Ogawa Plaza, Oakland FREE Approximately ...
Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay
Thursday, April 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to galleries. Film programs are excluded
| Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive
Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay

The UC Berkeley Art Museum is the visual arts center of the University of California, Berkeley. Through art and film programs, collections, and research resources, the University aspires to be locally connected and globally relevant, engaging audiences from the campus, community, and beyond. Through art and ...

The Future of Octavia “Walk ‘n’ Talk” | Hayes Valley
Thursday, April 6 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
The Future of Octavia

From Friday, March 31 to Friday, April 7, 2017 the SFMTA is closing off a small segment of northbound Octavia Street, from Linden to Hayes streets, for the Octavia Open Street events that will experiment with opening this block for people who want to walk ...

Floral Demo w/ Florist Susie Nadler | Macy’s Flower Show
Thursday, April 6 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
Floral Demo w/ Florist Susie Nadler | Macy's Flower Show
Susie Nadler is the lead floral designer at Flora Grubb Gardens, a nursery and garden oasis in the Bayview district of San Francisco. Inspired by colors, textures and forms of plants and flowers in their natural habitats, Susie is widely known for marrying locally grown ...
The Board Match: 2017 Non-Profit & Volunteering Fair | Union Square
Thursday, April 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco Bay Area
The Board Match: 2017 Non-Profit & Volunteering Fair | Union Square
Looking for ways to give your time, talent, and energy in a meaningful way? Join a nonprofit board. The Board Match is a job-fair style event featuring around 150 Bay Area nonprofits whose reps talk to interested candidates about volunteering to serve on their organization’s board of ...
Exploratorium After Dark: Cannabis | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Cannabis | Pier 15
Come and join them as they discuss one of the most controversial topics there is, Cannabis.
Collectible NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, April 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
Collectible NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Show them yours and they’ll show you theirs—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 collected after crashing through the atmosphere—they’ve got it all.
“Extraordinary Playscapes: The Power & Designs Of Play” Opening Reception | SF Main Library
Thursday, April 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco Public Library
Design Museum’s Extraordinary Playscapes is landing in San Francisco on April 6th. This national exhibit has traveled from Boston to Portland and is arriving in SF this April. They are bringing the power of play to the city, including their exhibit home base in the San Francisco ...
Human Bowling, Live Band Karaoke & Fire Peach at The ACLU Fundrager | SF
Thursday, April 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Sliding scale donation of $5-15.
| PianoFight
Human Bowling, Live Band Karaoke & Fire Peach at The ACLU Fundrager | SF
Face it, “We The People” need a break from all the protests, marches and rallies, if only for one night. If you feel like you want to contribute to the cause for equal rights but don’t quite know how to do it, FundRager is the ...
Win Tix: NJ’s Post-Hardcore Rockers “Senses Fail” | Great American Music Hall
Thursday, April 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Great American Music Hall
Did you think post-hardcore was dead. Shame on you. It may no longer be experiencing the upswing it enjoyed in the early 2000’s but true rockers never abandoned a scene. Since 2002, they have been bringing new meaning to the driving, intense, and often the emotional world ...
Win Tix: Comedian Adam Ray (Arrested Development) | The Punch Line
Thursday, April 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Punch Line
Adam Ray’s got a resume as long as his arm. I-i mean, he’s done a lot. Adam co-hosted the popular new comedy game show Separation Anxiety on TBS with comedian Iliza Shlesinger and has guest-starred on 2 Broke Girls, Workaholics, Arrested Development. > Get Tickets – $18.00 Not ...