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Wednesday, November 26

Win Tix: Stand-Up Comedy w/ Laurie Kilmartin (Conan/Last Comic Standing) | Cobb’s
Wednesday, November 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*18+. Two drink minimum, even for winners
| Cobb's Comedy Club
Stand-Up Comedy w/ Laurie Kilmartin (Conan/Last Comic Standing) | Cobb's

Laurie Kilmartin has been seen on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Conan, Comedy Central, and Showtime. A former staff writer for The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, she was also a finalist of NBC’s Last Comic Standing. She is the co-author of the NYT bestseller “Sh*tty Mom.”
Comedy support …

Win Tix: The Brothers Comatose: Folk Rock & Harmonies | The Chapel
Wednesday, November 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $18 adv / $20 door
| The Chapel
The Brothers Comatose: Folk Rock & Harmonies | The Chapel

The original members of The Brothers Comatose quintet with brothers Alex and Ben Morrison, bonded at the Morrison family acoustic music parties before taking a youthful foray into punk and rock bands and ultimately before circling back to the music they learned in that living room. On …

Win Tix: Kitten: Indie Pop Prodigies | Popscene at the Rickshaw Stop
Wednesday, November 26 – 9:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*18+
| Rickshaw Stop
Kitten: Indie Pop Prodigies | Popscene at the Rickshaw Stop

“Kitten is the kind of band that when you’re hearing them everywhere in a few months, you’ll remember fondly the first time you listened to them. If you haven’t already, make that first time sooner rather than later–though the vocals of 16-year-old Chloe Chaidez are …

Friday, November 28

Win Tix: 36th Annual Great Dickens Christmas Fair | Cow Palace
36th Annual Great Dickens Christmas Fair | Cow Palace

The Great Dickens Christmas Fair is a one-of-a-kind holiday adventure into Victorian London (aka the”Cow Palace”) – an elaborate party  through winding lanes filled with hundreds of costumed players performing and interacting with patrons in over 120,000 square feet of theatrically-lit music halls, pubs, dance …

Win Tix: Black Friday Wine Tasting Adventure | Treasure Island
Friday, November 28 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $10 with discount code FUNCHEAPSF.
| The Winery
Black Friday Wine Tasting Adventure | Treasure Island

Skip the shopping lines on Black Friday, power down your computer and come enjoy a relaxing day on Treasure Island.
Funcheap winners get to invite a guest and you’ll share a wine tasting flight, plus an amazing view back to San Francisco from Treasure Island.
Can’t wait …

Win Tix: “The Frightmare Before Christmas” Haunted House | San Jose
Friday, November 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Tickets are $15. Parking is free
| Dead Time Dreams Haunted House

Get ready for a unique Holiday experience which has Christmas fun and adds a little bit of Halloween chills and thrills. Come and experience a scary and creepy show that’s truly unique for the Holidays.
Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday, November 28th through December 14th. 

Win Tix: The Walken Situation: Christopher Walken Art Tribute Exhibit | SF
Friday, November 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost: $10 - $15 presales
| Public Works
The Walken Situation: Christopher Walken Art Tribute Exhibit | SF

You’re invited to an art exhibit at Public Works fully dedicated to the iconic Christopher Walken, famed actor and director. After an exceedingly successful art show devoted to Bill Murray, Chris Walken was part of the natural progression.
They have welcomed a number of creative interpretations …

Win Tix: Stand-Up Comedy w/ Laurie Kilmartin (Conan/Last Comic Standing) | Cobb’s
Friday, November 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Event is 18+. Two drink minimum, even for winners
| Cobb's Comedy Club
Stand-Up Comedy w/ Laurie Kilmartin (Conan/Last Comic Standing) | Cobb's

Laurie Kilmartin has been seen on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Conan, Comedy Central, and Showtime. A former staff writer for The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, she was also a finalist of NBC’s Last Comic Standing. She is the co-author of the NYT bestseller “Sh*tty Mom.”
Comedy support …

Win Tix: I the Mighty: Soaring Melodies & Intricate Guitarwork | Rickshaw Stop
Friday, November 28 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets; regular cost, $12-14
| Rickshaw Stop
I the Mighty: Soaring Melodies & Intricate Guitarwork | Rickshaw Stop

Musically, I the Mighty’s new album Satori follows the foreshadowing of the EP, with soaring choruses, intricate layerings of guitarwork and most notably – a vastly wide array of vocal dynamics ranging from Walsh’s naturally sultry R&B croon to a delicately dreamy falsetto and even incorporates …

Win Tix: ArnoCorps: Action-Adventure Hardcore Rock ‘n Roll | Slim’s
Friday, November 28 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $15
| Slim's
ArnoCorps: Action-Adventure Hardcore Rock 'n Roll  | Slim's

ArnoCorps is determined to restore integrity to theancient lore and mythology of the Austrian Alpine communities via punk and metal-infused rock anthems such as “Terminator,” “Pumping Iron,” and “Last Action Hero” in two pump-inducing action adventure rock sets separated by an alpine folk intermission by the Polka Meisters.
Please Note: The …

Saturday, November 29

Win Tix: The San Francisco Crystal Fair | Fort Mason
The San Francisco Crystal Fair | Fort Mason

The Crystal Fair is a magical mix of crystals, minerals, beads, jewelry, and the healing arts as Fort Mason Center hosts this post-Thanksgiving gift-buying celebration. Vendors from Asia, Europe, and Africa (as well as California artisans) will have awe-inspiring gifts for beneath the tree.
Minerals, gems, …

Win Tix: Treasure Island “Snowvember” 2014
Saturday, November 29 – 10:00 am | Cost: WIN | Treasure Island Great Lawn
Treasure Island

Get outside and spend your weekend exploring the second annual “Snowvember.”
There’s 400+ vendors selling locally-made gifts for the holiday days. Plus there’s 10 tons of snow being dumped on Treasure Island every day starting at 11am. Build a snowman, or join in on a big …

Win Tix: Artisan Wine Tasting & Pairing Market | Treasure Island
Artisan Wine Tasting & Pairing Market | Treasure Island

Enjoy a flight of wine and sampling of local artisan delectables to for pairing.
Explore local craft vendors including the likes of chocolatier Coco Tutti, the dangerously delicious caramels of Kindred Cooks, the delectable Jade Chocolates, the delicious Monterey Chocolate Company, the savory creations of Olive This …

Tuesday, December 9

Win Tix: Pulitzer Winning “Guns, Germs & Steel” Author in Conversation | Castro Theater
Tuesday, December 9 – 6:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Castro Theatre
Pulitzer Winning

Jared Diamond is a scientist known for drawing from a variety of fields, from anthropology to evolutionary biology. He has published several popular science books, including Pulitzer Prize-winning Guns, Germs and Steel and, most recently, The World Until Yesterday.
Diamond’s conclusions are critical and provocative, exploring …

Thursday, December 11

Win: VIP Tickets to the de Young | Keith Haring’s “The Political Line” Exhibit
VIP Tickets to the de Young | Keith Haring's

The Political Line will feature more than 130 works of art including large scale paintings (on tarpaulins and canvases), sculptures and a number of the artist’s subway drawings, among other works. The exhibition will create a narrative that explores the artist’s responses to nuclear disarmament, …

Saturday, December 20

New Wave Dance Party | SoMa
Saturday, December 20 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $7*
*$7 before 10pm / $12 after
| The Cat Club
New Wave Dance Party | SoMa

Every third Saturday, join New Wave City at The Cat Club to dance to the best of New Wave music, videos, lights, and go-go cages with your hosts and DJs since 1992, Skip and Shindog. Expect a cool crowd of knowledgeable New Wave music fans from ...

Saturday, January 17

New Wave Dance Party | SoMa
Saturday, January 17 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $7*
*$7 before 10pm / $12 after
| The Cat Club
New Wave Dance Party | SoMa

Every third Saturday, join New Wave City at The Cat Club to dance to the best of New Wave music, videos, lights, and go-go cages with your hosts and DJs since 1992, Skip and Shindog. Expect a cool crowd of knowledgeable New Wave music fans from ...

Saturday, February 21

New Wave Dance Party | SoMa
Saturday, February 21 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $7*
*$7 before 10pm / $12 after
| The Cat Club
New Wave Dance Party | SoMa

Every third Saturday, join New Wave City at The Cat Club to dance to the best of New Wave music, videos, lights, and go-go cages with your hosts and DJs since 1992, Skip and Shindog. Expect a cool crowd of knowledgeable New Wave music fans from ...

Sunday, May 17

Win Tix: Bay to Breakers 2015 Registration | SF
Bay to Breakers 2015 Registration | SF

Here is your chance to win registration for you and a friend to biggest annual event in San Francisco – Bay to Breakers. A quintessential SF experience for 103 years, the race is interwoven into the fabric of the city and is a true reflection …