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Saturday, November 1

“Critical Hit” BYOB Comedy Show: Free Pizza & Candy | Oakland
Saturday, November 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | It's Your Move Game Store

For the month of November, the boys of Critical Hit have an extra special show lined up for you. As always the shows are 100% free, 100% BYOB, and feature free pizza and candy.
November 1, 2014 Lineup:

 Joel Spears, a relative newcomer to the bay area, …

Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, November 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
| San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF

Sailors and scallywags alike gather around for an evening of traditional sea songs and chanteys for the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park’s monthly chantey on the first Saturday night of each month at 8 pm. Park rangers will lead the public in traditional sea-faring tunes ...

Renegade Drive-In Scary Movie Night: ‘The Conjuring’ (2013) | North Bay
Saturday, November 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Old Hamilton Theater Building
Renegade Drive-In Scary Movie Night: 'The Conjuring' (2013) | North Bay

Watch the 2013 super-scary horror movie ‘The Conjuring’ outdoors under the stars at the site of the Old Hamilton Field Theater on Palm Drive in Novato.
There’s a raffle, concessions with popcorn, snacks and also fun intro, plus an intermission show with vintage clips and trivia.
Set …

Push The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight
Saturday, November 1 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise, $6.
| Underground SF
Push The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight

Push The Feeling is monthly dance party happening every first Saturday at Underground SF (424 Haight St.) in the Lower Haight. Resident DJs YR Skull and epicsauce invite local and out-of-town guest DJs to their decks every month. The party is typically free before 10 pm with an RSVP, ...

Prince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa
Saturday, November 1 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Madrone Art Bar
Prince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa

Pay tribute to both the King of Pop and the Purple One every first Saturday of the month at the Madrone Art Bar’s “The Prince and Michael Experience,” which celebrates their work with a healthy dose of competition as fans go head-to-head on the dance ...

Sex, Drags & Rock n’ Roll: “Drag of the Dead” | Castro
Saturday, November 1 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Midnight Sun
Sex, Drags & Rock n' Roll:

Zombies, Day of the Dead revelers, Drag Queens who are dead inside – they all have two things in common… they’re all dead and they’ll be on stage on Saturday November 1, 2014 at the Midnight Sun.
Come out, get a polaroid with your hostess Mutha …

“The Smithfits” Day of the Dead Dance Party & Costume Contest | The Knockout
Saturday, November 1 – 10:00 pm | Cost: $5 | The Knockout

It’s time for Smithfits - Day of the Dead edition at The Knockout in the Mission starting at 10 pm on Saturday, November 1, 2014.
DJ YuleBeSorry will be playing all your favorite Smiths and Misfits records all night long. Plus, you can participate in the fourth …

2014 San Francisco Ski & Snowboard Festival: Saturday | Fort Mason
2014 San Francisco Ski & Snowboard Festival: Saturday | Fort Mason

The San Francisco Ski & Snowboard Festival is one of the biggest of its kind on the West Coast with over $1 million dollars in gear from top brands such as Burton, K2, Atomic, Rossignol and many, many more – all discounted up to 70% off. On Saturday and Sunday, ...

Sunday, November 2

2014 Dia De Los Muertos Festival: Live Music, Dance, Altars & Carnival | Oakland
Sunday, November 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fruitvale Transit Village
2014 Dia De Los Muertos Festival: Live Music, Dance, Altars & Carnival | Oakland

Come to Oakland’s colorful Fruitvale neighborhood for the 19th annual Dia De Los Muertos Festival at the Fruitvale Transit Village.
This free, outdoor, family-friendly event invites Bay Area community to experience this cultural holiday with entertainment, food, dance, music and traditional Dia De Los Muertos altars, and …

2014 Muni Heritage Days: Historic Bus Rides & Exhibits | SF
2014 Muni Heritage Days: Historic Bus Rides & Exhibits | SF

During Muni Heritage Weekend, visitors will be able to ride and view historic streetcars, cable cars and buses that are rarely seen on city streets. In addition to these vintage vehicles from around the world, there will be exhibits, children’s activities, cable car bell ringing ...

Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF
Sunday, November 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
| Asian Art Museum
Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian Art, with a collection of over 17,000 artworks spanning 6,000 years of history. Normally $12, the museum offers free admission every first Sunday the month. Please ...

Free First Sunday Admission | Oakland Museum of California
Sunday, November 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Oakland Museum of California
Free First Sunday Admission | Oakland Museum of California

The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) brings together collections of art, history and natural science under one roof to tell the extraordinary stories of California and its people. As the only museum to focus entirely on the art and history of California, the diverse collections ...

Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories | Pier 40
Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories | Pier 40

The tall ship Lady Washington is back in the Bay Area offering free walk-on tours while docked in between their cruises. Crews typically are on hand in period costume to answer questions and tell stories. Pirate Ship Tours | Lady Washington October 21st through November 5th, 2014 Pier 40 (Embarcadero and Townsend), SF ...

SF Open Studios 2014 | Mission, Noe Valley, Bernal Heights & Castro
Sunday, November 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco
SF Open Studios 2014 | Mission, Noe Valley, Bernal Heights & Castro

SF Open Studios is the oldest and largest open studios program in the country, featuring an annual, month-long, city-wide art event that showcases over 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios on Saturdays and Sundays, from October 11 to November 9, 2014. Each weekend, art patrons, ...

Final of 2014: Off the Grid Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, November 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn
Final of 2014: Off the Grid Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio from 11 am to 4 pm every Sunday through the fall of 2014 at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect live music, free games and stands from San Francisco restaurants, food trucks, local farms and retailers. Plus ...

2014 “Dog Day Afternoon” Pet Party & Costume Contest | Pawtrero Hill
Sunday, November 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Brannan & Delancey
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Pawtrero’s 8th annual “Dog Day Afternoon” is a big pet block party with live music and a pet costume contest and lots of free goodies.
2014 Pawtero Dog Day Afternoon
Sunday, November 2, 2014 | 11 am to 3 pm
Brannan Street between Delancey and the Embarcadero, San Francisco
FREE
Grab …

49ers vs. Rams Game Watch: Food Trucks & Beer Garden | Funcheap
Sunday, November 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
49ers vs. Rams Game Watch: Food Trucks & Beer Garden | Funcheap

Watch the 49ers bounce back after a tough loss and beat down the St. Louis Rams at a Funcheap Food Truck Tailgating Party. We’ve got food trucks, lots of big screen TVs, beer bucket specials, & Bottomless Mimosas. Join up with hundreds of other Niners fans at SF’s biggest …

Buried Treasures: Jewish Cemetary History Walk | Colma
Sunday, November 2 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Home of Peace Cemetary
Buried Treasures: Jewish Cemetary History Walk | Colma

Come celebrate the 125th anniversary of Jewish cemeteries in Colma and learn about and honor those who planted the seeds and nurtured the San Francisco Jewish community on Sunday, November 2, 2014.
When San Francisco’s booming growth required the relocation of cemeteries to outside the city, …

Halloween Hangover: Free Hot Dogs, Root Beer Bar, Yoga & Cat Brothel | SF
Sunday, November 2 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Frankenart Mart
Halloween Hangover: Free Hot Dogs, Root Beer Bar, Yoga & Cat Brothel | SF

For your Halloween sugar hangover, have some hair of the dog (or hair on your dog) at Frankenart’s hot dog day with a full root beer bar. These ain’t root beers for your toddler. These are strong cowboy root beers.
Their old west saloon will host …

Ninja Rolling & Falling Workshop for Cyclists | Mission Dist.
Sunday, November 2 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Yoga
Ninja Rolling & Falling Workshop for Cyclists | Mission Dist.

Learn how to dive, survive, and return quickly to your feet (like the ninja you are) if you are ever unlucky enough to eat it while biking around town. This free two-hour workshop will teach you to do just that every first Sunday of the month at ...

Free Juggling Club at Circus Center | SF
Sunday, November 2 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Circus Center
Free Juggling Club at Circus Center | SF

Experienced juggler or a newbie looking to learn? Come hang out at Juggling Club and collaborate in a fun, low-pressure environment with an experienced Circus Center instructor. All levels are welcome in this free club. Free, but an RSVP is required. Bring your friends and play with ...

2014 Día de los Muertos: Fire Dancing & Free Face Painting | Berkeley
Sunday, November 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Gourmet Ghetto (North Berkeley)
2014 Día de los Muertos: Fire Dancing & Free Face Painting | Berkeley

Fall is a time of year when the veil between the living and dead is thought to be at its most diaphanous; the North Shattuck Association will host a Dia de los Muertos Celebration in North Berkeley.
2014 Dia de los Muertos in the Gourmet Ghetto
Sunday, …

2014 Dia de los Muertos Procession & Festival of Altars | SF
Sunday, November 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Garfield Square
2014 Dia de los Muertos Procession & Festival of Altars | SF

Honor those who have passed on by creating an altar or taking part in a walking procession at the annual Dia de los Muertos Procession at 7 pm, and Festival of Altars from 6-11 pm.
2014 Dia de los Muertos Procession & Festival of Altars
Sunday, November 2, 2014 | …

Dia de los Muertos: Floral Art, Live Music & Procession | Redwood City
Sunday, November 2 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square
Dia de los Muertos: Floral Art, Live Music & Procession | Redwood City

Redwood City celebrates the Day of the Dead with a procession, live music, altars, food, crafts and free activities for children in Courthouse Square.
2014 Redwood City Dia de los Muertos
Sunday, November 2, 2014 | 6:30-10 pm
Downtown Redwood City
FREE
The celebration will include music, kids activities, traditional food, …

2014 San Francisco Ski & Snowboard Festival: Sunday | Fort Mason
2014 San Francisco Ski & Snowboard Festival: Sunday | Fort Mason

The San Francisco Ski & Snowboard Festival is one of the biggest of its kind on the West Coast with over $1 million dollars in gear from top brands such as Burton, K2, Atomic, Rossignol and many, many more – all discounted up to 70% off. On Saturday and Sunday, ...