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Sunday, February 25

Noodle Mania Zine Release & Art Party: Draw, Craft and Live Music | Mission District
Sunday, February 25 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Noodle Mania Zine Release & Art Party: Draw, Craft and Live Music | Mission District
Make a zine, share a true story, and eat noodles. Noodle Mania is a DIY audio documentary art project that provides a forum in print, online, and in person for people to share true stories about their lives and practice artmaking. People who don’t consider themselves ...
SF Chamber Orchestra Main Stage Concert “Serenade” | Berkeley
Sunday, February 25 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John’s Presbyterian Church
SF Chamber Orchestra Main Stage Concert “Serenade” | Berkeley
Masterpieces by two great Romantics, Antonín Dvořák and Johannes Brahms, share the stage in a concert which focusses almost exclusively on their fabulous woodwinds. A homage to Mozart, Dvořák’s Serenade in D minor is filled with Slavonic rhythms and displays the composer’s gift for graceful melodies. ...

Coin-Op’s “Free Play” Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa
Sunday, February 25 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Coin-Op Game Room
Coin-Op's

Coin-Op is an awesome 10,000 square foot space in SoMa that was transformed from a steel foundry into a two-story bar and game room with 40+ pinball and video games, a secret speakeasy (hidden behind a “busted” video game). On the last Sunday of every ...

The Emporium’s Arcade Olympics: Closing Ceremonies | SF
Sunday, February 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration is free.
| Emporium SF
The Emporium's Arcade Olympics: Closing Ceremonies | SF

Sign up for the Emporium Olympics, a 2-week game tournament that runs simultaneously with the actual Olympics (Feb 9-25) 2018 featuring arcade games, pool, pinball, air hockey, Donkey Kong and more… and with tons of prizes. We’re told that participating in the Emporium Olympics is free ...

20th Annual “Amoebapalooza” Concert Celebration | MIlk Bar
Sunday, February 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*21 and up
| Milk Bar
20th Annual
Amoebapalooza is that magical time of the year when Amoeba Music San Francisco joins forces with fellow Amoebites to bring you the best variety show in all the land. Now in its mind-blowing 20th year, Amoebapalooza is happening on Sunday, February 25 at 8 pm at Milk ...

Monday, February 26

“Big Sonia” Free Community Film Screening | San Rafael
Monday, February 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free ticket reservations to this screening are available on Eventbrite.
| Smith Rafael Film Center
Come and watch the community screening of “Big Sonia”, a film by Leah Warshawski on February 26, 2018. Following the screening, there will also be a discussion and Q&A with Morrie Warshawski, eldest son of Sonia who appears in the film. About “Big Sonia” Standing tall at 4’8″, Sonia is ...
“Pint Sized Plays” SF’s Beer Theater Festival | PianoFight
Monday, February 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but donations suggested
| PianoFight

Pint Sized Plays, Drunk In Love, is made up of short, mostly comedic plays set in a bar, and written by Bay Area playwrights. The only rule is that each play can’t run longer than it takes one of its character to finish a beer. ...

Tuesday, February 27

IHOP Free Pancake Day | 2018
IHOP Free Pancake Day | 2018
IHOP will serve millions of free short stack of the Original Buttermilk Pancakes during its National Pancake Day Celebration on Tuesday, February 27, 2018. More than 1,500 IHOP restaurants across the country will invite guests to enjoy a complimentary stack of IHOP’s signature delicious buttermilk pancakes from 7 ...
SPCA’s Popup: Final Yoga Class in the Cat Cafe | Embarcadero
Tuesday, February 27 – 11:15 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission; $10 donation for puppy cuddles. Regular adoption fees apply
| One Embarcadero Center
SPCA’s Popup: Final Yoga Class in the Cat Cafe | Embarcadero
Come do some downward facing dog in SPCA’s Pop Up Cat Cafe at 11:15 am on Tuesday, February 27, 2018. This is the final yoga session at SPCA’s Popup.
SPCA’s Popup: New Dog 101 Workshop | Embarcadero
Tuesday, February 27 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Events are free to attend. Regular adoption fees apply.
| One Embarcadero Center
SPCA's Popup: New Dog 101 Workshop | Embarcadero
This highly informative humans-only session is for anyone who has a dog or is a new adopter or is interested in getting a dog. A Q&A session with the trainer provides valuable advice specific to your situation. Discussion topics include: New dog management Housetraining Crate training Exercise Impulse control, and more
North Beach Comedy Thing: Free Capos Pizza, Cheap Beer & Swag Giveaways | SF
Tuesday, February 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free pizza is on a first come, first served basis
| Tope Lounge
North Beach Comedy Thing: Free Capos Pizza, Cheap Beer & Swag Giveaways | SF

So you’re in North Beach, huh? Looking for a good time? Want to party with some beautiful people? Want to feel like a million bucks? You want to devour loads of pizza and champagne? Well, welcome to the North Beach Comedy Thing, a monthly showcase, featuring ...

Classical Revolution Tuesdays at Old Bus Tavern | Bernal Heights
Tuesday, February 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5-20 suggested donation
| Old Bus Tavern
Classical Revolution Tuesdays at Old Bus Tavern | Bernal Heights

Classical Revolution is excited to add a new weekly series to their schedule. The Old Bus Tavern features a delicious food menu, full cocktail bar, and delicious in house micro brews. Music is presented free of charge with a suggested $5-20 donation. Classical Revolution Tuesdays at ...

Win Tix: Classic Thrash & Hard Rocker “Pop Evil” | Great American Music Hall
Tuesday, February 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Great American Music Hall
Headbangers rejoice. We are seeing a return to the classic, unadulterated genre that blows minds and shatters spines. Figuratively, of course. As the emo and indie bands fade into the distance, a new breed of hard rockers is taking stages by storm. > Get Tickets – $21.00 Perhaps ...

Wednesday, February 28

Final Day: $1 Bahama Mama Drinks For February | Applebee’s
Wednesday, February 28 – All Day | Cost: $1
Final Day: $1 Bahama Mama Drinks For February | Applebee's

Take a break from winter with Applebee’s newest Neighborhood Drink, the Dollarmama. It’s a $1 Bahama Mama that combines the flavors of coconut, cherry, orange, pineapple with lime and white rum, which will have you feeling summer vacation vibes all February long. This special Bahama Mama ...

Free Alterations at Hemster Stations: Last Day | SF
Wednesday, February 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*First free hem for all customers
| Westfield San Francisco Centre
Free Alterations at Hemster Stations: Last Day | SF

Hemster is a personal tailoring service that empowers you to create your own size, no matter where you shop. For the entire month of February, Hemster is offering free first alterations. They’ve partnered with Westfield San Francisco Centre to provide hemming services in every store ...

Final Day: SPCA’s Cat Cafe Pop-Up & Puppy Cuddle Experience | SF
Wednesday, February 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission; $10 donation for puppy cuddles. Regular adoption fees apply
| One Embarcadero Center
Final Day: SPCA's Cat Cafe Pop-Up & Puppy Cuddle Experience | SF

The San Francisco SPCA is once again launching a pop-up during the month of February. They’ll be celebrating the Year of the Dog by bringing cuddles and cuteness to One Embarcadero Center from February 2 – 28. This year’s pop-up will be significantly larger than last year’s and ...

Win Tix: “Disney on Ice” at Oracle Arena: Opening Night | Oakland
Wednesday, February 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Oracle Arena
Follow your heart to Disney On Ice. Swim with Dory and new pal Hank from Finding Dory. Cheer with the Emotions from Inside Out. Join Olaf as he helps reunite Anna and Elsa from Frozen. See the Disney Princesses achieve their dreams. Tickets Start at $15 – ...
Shaping SF Lecture: Art & Politics with Lou Dematteis | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, February 28 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Shaping SF Lecture: Art & Politics with Lou Dematteis | Mission Dist.
Lou Dematteis is an extraordinary social documentarian, photographer and filmmaker. He has been taking photographs of the Mission District since the 1970s, capturing the low-rider scene of that era, and being at the first Carnavals and leaving us a stunning visual record. He has also ...

Thursday, March 1

Habitat for Humanity’s Building Blocks: Improving The Community | East Palo Alto
Thursday, March 1 – 8:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is recommended. 
| Palo Alto
Habitat for Humanity's Building Blocks: Improving The Community | East Palo Alto
Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco’s Neighborhood Revitalization Program partners with local homeowners and nonprofit organizations to revitalize homes, community facilities and parks in a three-day blitz known as Habitat Building Blocks. During this three-day event, volunteers rebuild fences, repair decks, install flooring, paint houses, landscape ...
Goorin Bros. Sweet $15 Hats & Annual Spring Sample Sale | SF
Thursday, March 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free entry, but bring money for hats of course.
| Goorin Bros HQ
Goorin Bros. Sweet $15 Hats & Annual Spring Sample Sale | SF

Looking to compliment your new springtime look? Goorin Bros., the fourth-generation, family-owned San Francisco-based company of bold hatmakers, will host a three-day sample sale at the company’s Howard Street headquarters. Heads up to the Great hat folks of the Bay Area. Join the first Sample Sale ...

Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay
Thursday, March 1 – 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 ...

Race for the Governor of California: Conversation w/ John Cox | SF
Thursday, March 1 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | McLaren Complex (USF)
Race for the Governor of California: Conversation w/ John Cox | SF

It’s the race for the 2nd most important office in the county. At this Politico speaker series meet the candidates for Governor of California including Gavin Newsom and former mayor of LA, Antonio Villaraigosa. The Leo T. McCarthy Center for Public Service and the Common ...

How-to NightLife: Plant Lover Edition | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, March 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
How-to NightLife: Plant Lover Edition | California Academy of Sciences
Grow a green thumb and learn the down and dirty about succulents, cactus, terrariums and everything in between.
Exploratorium After Dark: Extended Cinemas | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Extended Cinemas | Pier 15
Listen, peer, touch, and interact as their annual cinematic celebration takes over museum spaces to provide intriguing experiences—both on and off the screen—created by artists and filmmakers from the Bay Area and beyond.

Friday, March 2

California Academy of Sciences: Free Day | Nob Hill & Tenderloin
Friday, March 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences: Free Day | Nob Hill & Tenderloin

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

Rotunda Dance Series | SF City Hall
Friday, March 2 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
Rotunda Dance Series | SF City Hall

The “Rotunda Dance Series” is a set of  free monthly dance performances in San Francisco City Hall’s extraordinary rotunda, Dancers’ Group and World Arts West have once again partnered to bring audiences lunchtime glimpses into movement and musical traditions from around the world. Set amidst the ...

DJ Jon Sugar on Revolutions Matinee Editions | Amoeba SF
Friday, March 2 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
DJ Jon Sugar on Revolutions Matinee Editions | Amoeba SF
Join them on Friday, March 2nd at 3 pm as they welcome special guest and local legend DJ Jon Sugar for a matinee edition of Revolutions. A musician, comedian, and writer, Sugar formed the Jon Sugar Band in the late seventies and performed for numerous music ...
“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party: 2018 Season Kick Off | Fort Mason
Friday, March 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food from food trucks.
| Fort Mason Center

More than 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party; it’s also California’s largest weekly street food market.  Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-10 pm at the historic waterfront campus ...

“Oakland First Fridays” Block Party
Friday, March 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Telegraph & 27th

Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Every First Friday from 5–9:30 pm, Oakland’s KONO district (Koreatown Northgate) springs to life with galleries, artist collectives, street artists, local ...

Ocean Beach Bonfire Night | SF
Friday, March 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach Fire Pits
Ocean Beach Bonfire Night | SF
Get out to Ocean Beach and enjoy a beautiful evening of a bonfire, games, and interesting conversations. Ocean Beach Bonfire Night Friday, March 2, 2018 | 5 pm- 11 pm Ocean Beach, San Francisco FREE but bring firewood & drinks What to Bring: Warm clothes Beach blanket or chair Snacks and beverages to ...