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Thursday, May 31

Kitty Pak: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Thursday, May 31 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Kitty Pak: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Originally conceived as a platform for women’s artistry, Kitty Pak has evolved into an ongoing creative communion bringing together some of the most dynamic and inventive sonic explorers on the Bay Area scene. Led by Dakini Star, vocalist for Goddess Alchemy, Kitty Pak usually features ...
Swing Dance Lesson: Dancing & Performances | SF
Thursday, May 31 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The 9:20 Special
Swing Dance Lesson: Dancing & Performances | SF
Join the 9:20 Special for their annual Open House at the largest, longest running Lindy Hop venue in San Francisco. There will be a free beginner lesson, free social dance, and free performances in our big, beautiful ballroom. Bring a date, bring a friend, or come ...

Friday, June 1

“Non-Stop Bhangra” Bollywood Dance Party: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Friday, June 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)
There’s no reason kids can’t dance like they’re in a Bollywood epic. Featured every month at Public Works in the Mission, Non-Stop Bhangra brings the party to the Gardens, offering a unique experience that celebrates the beautiful and vibrant spirit of this traditional Punjabi folk ...
“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party & Beer Garden | Fort Mason
Friday, June 1 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center

More than 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands and DJs 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 ...

“Oakland First Fridays” Block Party
Friday, June 1 – 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 ...

“Batch Made Market” Artisan Food | SF
Friday, June 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Forage Kitchen

This is your monthly chance  to come see and taste what’s cooking at Forage Kitchen. Your favorite chefs in the kitchen, and you can walk through and taste their favorite new recipes. Plus there’s beer. What could be better? The monthly Batch Made Market highlights ...

North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF
Friday, June 1 – 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 ...

Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk
Friday, June 1 – 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. Oakland Art Murmur presents a free monthly evening art walk, known as the ‘Art Murmur’, when visual arts venues are collectively open to ...

San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays
Friday, June 1 – 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 on ...

Saturday, June 2

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to seven Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each month. This includes the de Young, Legion of Honor, Contemporary Jewish Museum and Oakland Museum ...

Win Tix: The SF Hunt: A Dope Citywide Scavenger Hunt | SF
Saturday, June 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: WIN*
*Currently $28 with Funcheap code - the price goes up on the 1st of every month!
| All Over San Francisco
It’s that time. The time for you to find your smartest, most fun, best looking friends and take on the city of San Francisco. That’s right. The SF Hunt is back. The SF Hunt – A Dope Citywide Scavenger Hunt Saturday, June 2, 2018 | 11 am All ...
5th Annual Environmental Show on Climate Change | Final Day
Saturday, June 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sun Gallery
5th Annual Environmental Show on Climate Change | Final Day

In an effort to put into visuals the sense of urgency surrounding the issue of climate change, over 20 artists have submitted work for this year’s show ranging from photos of the disappearing Arctic (and Iceland) to the human response to environmental degradation. The Sun ...

Win Tix: Golden Gate National Parks Volunteer Project & BBQ Bash | Presidio
Saturday, June 2 – 11:30 am | Cost: WIN*
*$25 Give Back tickets, $40 Kick Back Only Early-Bird, $50 Kick Back Only General Price
| Lands End & Fort Miley
Enjoy your national park with “feel-good vibes” by coming dressed in your best Hawaiian or island-style attire for a day filled with uplifting volunteer work, island jamz, delicious BBQ and thirst-quenching libations. Event Date Update: Due to rain in April, the event date was moved to ...
ChoreoFest: Yerba Buena Gardens | SF
Saturday, June 2 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
ChoreoFest: Yerba Buena Gardens | SF
Saturday, June 2 & Sunday, June 3 1:00pm-2:30pm Yerba Buena Gardens ChoreoFest Yerba Buena Gardens ChoreoFest highlights the spectacular strength, diversity and vibrancy of the Bay Area contemporary dance scene through a weekend of site specific performances. Curated by Ryan T. Smith and Wendy Rein, Co-Artistic Directors of ...
First Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF
Saturday, June 2 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
First Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF

Attention friends of Caturday, your favorite day of the month is back. First Caturday is a day to reclaim the glory of the outdoors for your feline friends. It is a day for charming and delightful outdoor cat-napping and socializing. It is where you can freely exchange information, ...

Ocean Beach Bonfire Night | SF
Saturday, June 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 Saturday, June 2, 2018 | 5 pm- 10 pm Ocean Beach, San Francisco FREE but bring firewood & drinks What to Bring: Warm clothes Beach blanket or chair Snacks and beverages to ...
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, June 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
| SF 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 ...

Win Tix: Johnny Marr: Iconic U.K. Guitarist from The Smiths | August Hall
Saturday, June 2 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | August Hall
An English musician, songwriter and singer, best known as the guitarist and with Morissey and co-songwriter of the Smiths. > Get Tickets – $35 (21+) Voted the fourth best guitarist of the last 30 years in a poll conducted by the BBC in 2010. He’s continued to ...

Sunday, June 3

$5 First Sundays | Oakland Museum of California
Sunday, June 3 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Oakland Museum of California
$5 First Sundays | 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 ...

Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF
Sunday, June 3 – 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 18,000 artworks spanning 6,000 years of history. Free First Sunday Admission for main galleries: Normally $15 for general ...

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to seven Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each month. This includes the de Young, Legion of Honor, Contemporary Jewish Museum and Oakland Museum ...

“Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Sunset & Golden Gate Park
Sunday, June 3 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Park

Sunday Streets (March – October 2018) is San Francisco’s official block party – a sorta-monthly roving neighborhood celebration and five hour street party where the streets are closed to vehicles, so pedestrians, roller skaters, bicyclists, yogis, and everyone except for cars can take over the streets for ...

Ensambles Ballet Folklorico | Live! in the Castro
Sunday, June 3 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Ensambles Ballet Folklorico | Live! in the Castro
Join them for a colorful afternoon of local Mexican folklorico dancing in the Castro. Ensambles has been set apart as a unique dance ensemble made up of a diverse group of talented individuals. Company members are all part-time artists that either work or attend school in ...

Monday, June 4

SF’s Beatles Karaoke Night | Every First Monday
Monday, June 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Royale
SF's Beatles Karaoke Night | Every First Monday

Do you think your bird can sing? If so, Joshua Raoul Brody (Tango Number 9) will give you and the Fab Four a piano-bar treatment at the Beatles-only karaoke night at The Royale, a neighborhood bar in the Tenderloin. Beatles Karaoke Night Every First Monday ...

Tuesday, June 5

Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, June 5 – 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, June 5 – 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 that showcases 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: de ...

Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch
Tuesday, June 5 – 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 vibrant Dogpatch neighborhood. ...

First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day | Cartoon Art Museum
Tuesday, June 5 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Pay What You Wish Day
| Cartoon Art Museum
First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day | Cartoon Art Museum

The Cartoon Art Museum has returned and so has their Pay What You Wish Days. Pay What You Wish Days create affordable experiences for all to ignite imaginations and foster the next generation of visual storytellers by celebrating the history of cartoon art, its role in ...

Wednesday, June 6

“Lululemon Flow & Jo”: Free Yoga Class & Coffee in an Art Gallery | SoMa
Wednesday, June 6 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| 111 Minna Gallery

Join Lululemon for their monthly complimentary yoga class and coffee at 111 Minna Gallery. Start the day with a gentle vinyasa flow, and leave centered and present. Top it off with a hot cup of joe courtesy of Red Door Coffee. Each month, you also get ...

Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, June 6 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 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 ...