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Saturday, February 7

SF Beer Week 2015: Opening Day Urban Picnic | SoMa
Saturday, February 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Bring cash for food & drinks, or buy a VIP tasting ticket
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
SF Beer Week 2015: Opening Day Urban Picnic | SoMa

The third annual Urban Picnic features five of the West Coast’s most aspiring additions in craft beer brewing to pour their distinct creations at San Francisco’s first permanent food truck park.
VIPs will receive a commemorative glass and unlimited samples and pours of new, rare and …

Lunar New Year Lion Dancing: Traveling Festival | Chinatown
Saturday, February 7 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Chinatown/Him Mark Lai Library Branch
Lunar New Year Lion Dancing: Traveling Festival | Chinatown

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with free lion dancing performances at several San Francisco Public Library branches on select dates in January and February of 2015. 2015 is the Year of the Ram. Lion Dancing Lunar New Year Celebrations Saturday, January 24, 2015 | 2-3 pm | ...

Lunar New Year Lion Dancing: Traveling Festival | SF
Saturday, February 7 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Visitacion Valley Branch Library
Lunar New Year Lion Dancing: Traveling Festival | SF

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with free lion dancing performances at several San Francisco Public Library branches on select dates in January and February of 2015. 2015 is the Year of the Ram. Lion Dancing Lunar New Year Celebrations Saturday, January 24, 2015 | 2-3 pm | ...

90 Second Newbery: Short Film Festival | SF
Saturday, February 7 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but reserve your seat to ensure admittance.
| San Francisco Main Library
90 Second Newbery: Short Film Festival | SF

The 90 Second Newbery is a yearly video contest in which kid filmmakers create movies that tell the entire story of a Newbery award-winning book in 90 seconds or less.
In 2015, the San Francisco 90-Second Newbery will screen on Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 4-5:30 pm at the San …

Garage Rock & Menancing Choruses: Hanni El Khatib Concert | Amoeba SF
Saturday, February 7 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
Garage Rock & Menancing Choruses: Hanni El Khatib Concert | Amoeba SF

LA-based rock rebel Hanni El Khatib melds his garage sensibilities with everything from R&B to glam to hip-hop on his new album Moonlight (out on January 20th on Innovative Leisure). Catch him at Amoeba SF for a live show and signing.

SF Beer Week: Berkeley’s Trumer Pils Takeover | SoMa StrEat Food Park
SF Beer Week: Berkeley's Trumer Pils Takeover | SoMa StrEat Food Park

Trumer StrEat Takeover brings a local favorite, Trumer Pils, to pour its thoroughly awarded beer at San Francisco’s first permanent food truck park for an evening full of good beer, good food, and good company. Meet the brew masters from this Berkeley brewery.
VIPs will receive …

Funcheap’s “Best of SF” 2015 Comedy Showtacular | SF
Funcheap's

Funcheap and Stroy Moyd of #HellaFunny are taking over the historic Great Star Theater (built in 1925) for a one-night-only “Best of SF” comedy showcase on Saturday, February 7, 2015.
>> Get $5 tickets (good for the first 200 people at each show)
We’ve handpicked five of the funniest up-and-coming …

“Critical Hit” Comedy Show, Free Pizza & Free Candy | Oakland
Saturday, February 7 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | It's Your Move Game Store

The boys of Critical Hit bring stand-up comedy to Oakland’s It’s Your Move game store for monthly shows happening every first Saturday of the month. Enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and some free comedy from some of the Bay Area’s favorite comedians. Also, save ...

Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, February 7 – 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 ...

Dilla Day 2015: Hip Hop Celebration & Open Bar | SF
Saturday, February 7 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before midnight, but an RSVP is required. 21+
| Mighty
Dilla Day 2015: Hip Hop Celebration & Open Bar | SF

Stop by Mighty on February 7, 2015 for a celebration of all things J Dilla, “one of the music industry’s most influential hip-hop artists, working with big-name acts including A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, Busta Rhymes, Erykah Badu, MF Doom, The Pharcyde and …

Prince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa
Saturday, February 7 – 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 ...

Push The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight
Saturday, February 7 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise, it's $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, ...

Sunday, February 8

SF Beer Week: “NorCal Hops” Craft Beer Party | SoMa
SF Beer Week:

NorCal Hops brings the original Northern California craft breweries – Lost Coast, North Coast, Mad River and Eel River – to pour their distinct creations at San Francisco’s first permanent food truck park.
VIPs receive a commemorative stein and enjoy unlimited samples of new, rare and …

2nd Annual “Peanut Butter Jelly Time” & Banana Costume Dance Party | SoMa
2nd Annual

It’s Peanut Butter Jelly Time! (aka giving away PB&J sandwiches to the homeless while wearing banana costumes) – an awesome way to make a difference and help out the homeless which having ridiculous fun.
You’ll all meet at Monarch to put on your banana costumes and …

$5 All-You-Can-Dance Class Day | SF
Sunday, February 8 – 1:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Alonzo King Lines Ballet
$5 All-You-Can-Dance Class Day | SF

Sample bite-size bits from a range of dance classes for just $5 at All You Can Dance for Just $5.
Dance local as you enjoy ballet, modern/contemporary, hip-hop, Jungshin Fitness(R), Bollywood and more.
All You Can Dance for Just $5
Saturday, February 8, 2015 | 1-5 pm
Alonzo King Lines Ballet …

Free Hot Dog Day | Inner Richmond
Sunday, February 8 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Frankenart Mart
Free Hot Dog Day | Inner Richmond

Please note, Hot Dog Day has been postponed from February 1 to February 8, 2015.

Win Tix: Inside the “Key & Peele” Writers Room | SF Sketchfest
Sunday, February 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets,
| Eureka Theatre

The writers of Key and Peele improv with Colton Dunn, Phil August Jackson, Charlie Sanders, Rich Talarico and special guest Ian Roberts / Wendigo.
The Peabody award winning and Emmy nominated writers from Comedy Central’s hit series give you a glimpse into their writers room. From …

Monday, February 9

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, February 9 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.

Cyberpunk Cinema, by Thrillhouse Records, presents cyberpunk movie classics at The Knockout in the Mission every second Monday of the month from 6:30-9 pm. They’ll show one episode of Cowboy Bebop at 6:30 pm, followed by the feature film. Use #cyberpunkcinema during the event to share ...

Tuesday, February 10

Outdoor Smarts: Avalanche Awareness Class & Free Snacks | SF
Tuesday, February 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but registration is required.
| Sports Basement (Bryant St.)
Outdoor Smarts: Avalanche Awareness Class & Free Snacks | SF

Sports Basement Outdoors guides will be in-store teaching a free Avalanche Awareness class from 7-8 pm on select dates at their Bay Area stores. The guides will be sharing lessons on staying safe in the backcountry from their years of experience. Topics will include avalanche causes, ...

Wednesday, February 11

4-Singer Folk-Pop Concert: Milo Greene | Amoeba SF
Wednesday, February 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
4-Singer Folk-Pop Concert: Milo Greene | Amoeba SF

One of the only rock bands today led by four singers/songwriters, Milo Greene brings their intricate vocals and groove-heavy sound to their second album Control, out on January 27th, and to the Amoeba SF stage for a live performance and signing.

History Talk: The Art & Politics of The Mission | SF
Wednesday, February 11 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
History Talk: The Art & Politics of The Mission | SF

Rene Yañez has been at the epicenter of the Mission’s multiple art movements going back to the 1970s. Our Art & Politics series puts him in the spotlight for a retrospective of his life’s work, a free-ranging discussion of the politics that informed his work, …

Free Double Feature Movie Night: Talking Heads & LCD Soundsystem Docs | SF
Wednesday, February 11 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Chapel
Free Double Feature Movie Night: Talking Heads & LCD Soundsystem Docs | SF

The Chapel is hosting a free double feature music movie night. Whether you’re into the Talking Heads, or LCD Soundsystem, come by to learn something new and get inside the crazy, creative heads of David Byrne and James Murphy.
Stop Making Sense (1984) is a concert …

Thursday, February 12

Win: Best Women’s Erotica 2015 | Cleis Press
Enter by: Thursday, February 12 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a copy of Best Women's Erotica 2015

Violet Blue proves that there’s no such thing as having seen it all—in Best Women’s Erotica 2015, she presents a volume of smart, seductive stories filled with characters who dive into sexual encounters with supreme satisfaction on their minds.
From first-time scenarios to revenge sex, and …

Feel The Chemistry NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, February 12 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 general; $10 for museum members - 21+
| California Academy of Sciences
Feel The Chemistry NightLife | California Academy of Sciences

Celebrate the science behind the things that make us blush at this special SF Beer Week-meets-Valentine’s Day edition of NightLife.
Whether you’re coupled up, searching for a mate, or happily flying solo, sip your way through a pop-up beer hall with dozens of local breweries including Anchor …

SF Maritime Beer Festival: History and Hops on Hyde Street Pier | SF
Thursday, February 12 – 6:30 pm | Cost: $30*
*Save $15 off the regular price.
| Hyde Street Pier
SF Maritime Beer Festival: History and Hops on Hyde Street Pier | SF

SF Beer Week is the largest, most anticipated, and prestigious gathering of the Northern California craft beer community.
On Thursday, February 12th, come aboard the Eureka ferryboat for an evening of history and hops! General admission includes unlimited beer tastings from some of the best craft …