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Thursday, October 30

Win Tix: Bay Area Science Festival: Seeing the Unseen | The New Parkway
Thursday, October 30 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The New Parkway
Bay Area Science Festival: Seeing the Unseen | The New Parkway

Scientists and photographers help discover the worlds beyond what our naked eyes can see.
Get a rare glimpse into how the boundaries of photography and video are being pushed to illuminate the distant past, unfamiliar perspectives and the miniature ecosystems hidden in front of us. Led …

Win Tix: Late Night at the San Francisco Dungeon | Embarcadero
Thursday, October 30 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $40.
| The San Francisco Dungeon
Late Night at the San Francisco Dungeon | Embarcadero

The Home of Halloween, The San Francisco Dungeon, dares you to visit during our 21+ adult only Lates on October 30, 2014.
Join the Trickster as you experience 200 years of history through nine live actor shows and a thrilling after party at The Gold Dust Lounge. Tickets …

Win Tix: Robert Ellis: Hypnotic Voice & Masterful Guitar | The Chapel
Thursday, October 30 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $15
| The Chapel
Robert Ellis: Hypnotic Voice & Masterful Guitar | The Chapel

Robert Ellis is the kind of songwriter who only comes along once in a great while. The music, like the artist, refuses to accept the confines of a box, and burns white-hot from the inside out.  Alive with memories and innovation, you become absorbed in …

Win Tix: La Femme: French Surf-Pop | Slim’s
Thursday, October 30 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular cost, $15
| Slim's
La Femme: French Surf-Pop | Slim's

Despite their geographically challenged location, here is a collective of French surf-pop connoisseurs.

Win: VIP Tix “Houghton Hall”: Downton Abbey Art & Treasures | Legion of Honor
VIP Tix

Step into the history and grandeur of Houghton Hall, the English country house reminiscent of Highclere Castle seen on the popular PBS drama, Downton Abbey.
With stunning displays of its spectacular interiors, rarely exhibited treasures, and exquisite furniture that have survived through the centuries, Houghton Hall: …

Friday, October 31

Truck or Treat III: Haunted Halloween Outdoor Disco Dance Party | SF
Truck or Treat III: Haunted Halloween Outdoor Disco Dance Party | SF

Get ready for one of SF’s biggest and most fun Halloween dance parties as Funcheap hosts the 3rd Annual “Truck or Treat” costume bash with DJs, trick or treating, Halloween-only food truck specials, and spooky beer & drink specials.
We’ll be turning SoMa StrEat Food Park …

Win Tix: VIP Tix: Funcheap’s Haunted Halloween Disco & All-You-Can-Drink | SoMa
Friday, October 31 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of VIP passes - 21+ only
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
VIP Tix: Funcheap's Haunted Halloween Disco & All-You-Can-Drink | SoMa

Get ready for one of SF’s biggest and most fun Halloween dance parties at Funcheap’s costume bash with DJs, trick or treating, Halloween-only food truck specials, and spooky beer & drink specials.
This is an epic dance party with three bars, 10+ food trucks, fog machines and …

Win Tix: The Purple Onion’s Halloween Comedy Special | Kells SF
The Purple Onion's Halloween Comedy Special | Kells SF

Come to a night of Halloween themed sketches and hilarious stand-up by some of the best young talent SF has to offer, all trying to prove that they can still be scary, while being incredibly funny.
Featured comedians:

Host- Jason Kyle (Purple Onion, Comedy Store, Performed with …

Win Tix: Singin’ & Pingin’: Berlin Style Ping Pong & Karaoke | SF
Friday, October 31 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets.
| Verdi Club
Singin' & Pingin': Berlin Style Ping Pong & Karaoke | SF

The San Francisco sensation returns to the Verdi Club on Halloween night 2014. On the big main stage is DJ Purple’s dance karaoke with you on the mic.
On the dance floor, along with dancing, there’ll be two ping pong tables servicing all your Berlin-style ping pong …

Win Tix: 2014 Haunted Hoedown: Post-Folk, Grunge & Surf Rock | Bottom of the Hill
Friday, October 31 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $10 in advance / $12 at the door
| Bottom of the Hill
2014 Haunted Hoedown: Post-Folk, Grunge & Surf Rock | Bottom of the Hill

Haunted Hoedown 2014 Lineup:

Rin Tin Tiger is an alternative folk rock trio from SF. High energy, lyric heavy, acoustic guitar lead songs about life in contemporary society.
Oakland’s grungy, violin-wielding Everyone Is Dirty has been favorited by Noise-Pop & KQED’s top 10 bands of the Bay.
Surf …

Win Tix: 2014 BooGrass Halloween: Supermule Rootsy Jazzy Americana | Slim’s
Friday, October 31 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular cost, $15
| Slim's
2014 BooGrass Halloween: Supermule Rootsy Jazzy Americana | Slim's

Supermule raids America’s musical pantry to concoct a tasty blend of fresh, rootsy ingredients. Liberal amounts of jazz, bluegrass, classical, and rock are used in varying proportions. Mixing traditional bluegrass instruments like banjo, guitar, and fiddle with keyboards, drums, and horns, Supermule focuses on those areas …

Win Tix: Hubba Hubba Halloween Burlesque Bash | Oakland
Friday, October 31 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $12 / $15
| The Uptown Nightclub
Hubba Hubba Halloween Burlesque Bash | Oakland

Hubba Hubba Revue hosts the haunted burlesque with rock & roll ghouls at the East Bay’s sexist, rockin’est Halloween event with cash-prize costume contest.

Win Tix: “Haunted Side of the Moon” Halloween Party | Chabot Space Center
Friday, October 31 – 10:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Chabot Space & Science Center
“Haunted Side of the Moon” Halloween Party | Chabot Space Center

Chabot Space and Science Center is transformed into an out-of-this world Halloween party.
Oakland’s science center transformed into an out of this world, horrific destination with over $100k in Halloween decor. You’ll dance to DJs from 99.7 Now and get a chance to see a special …

Saturday, November 1

Win Tix: 2014 San Francisco Ski & Snowboard Festival | Fort Mason
Saturday, November 1 – All Day | Cost: WIN*
*Two VIP admission tickets, plus one Snowbomb Platinum Pass ($300 value).
| Fort Mason Center
2014 San Francisco Ski & Snowboard Festival | 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% …

Win Tix: Waffles & Opera: Don Giovanni | SF
Saturday, November 1 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Creativity Theater
Waffles & Opera: Don Giovanni | SF

Opera and Waffles is a uniquely San Francisco good time you won’t want to miss.
This is Mozart’s most gripping opera: the tale of Don Juan and the lives he changed. Prepare to be taken on a sexy and fiery adventure packed with a great deal …

Monday, November 3

Win Tix: Fat White Family: Feral Electric Proto-Punk | Rickshaw Stop
Monday, November 3 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets; regular cost, $10-12
| Rickshaw Stop
Fat White Family: Feral Electric Proto-Punk | Rickshaw Stop

Fat White Family summons up the feral electric skronk blues of The Magic Band and The Birthday Party, the proto-punk pummelling of The Monks and The Modern Lovers and the twisted folk of Charles Manson and The Country Teasers.

Tuesday, November 4

Win Tix: Jasper Redd Comedy Night (HBO, Conan) | Punch Line
Tuesday, November 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*All shows are 18 & over and there is a two drink minimum per person.
| The Punch Line
Jasper Redd Comedy Night (HBO, Conan) | Punch Line

Tennessee Comedian Jasper Redd got his comedy start in San Francisco and has since appeared on HBO’s Def Comedy Jam, Conan O’Brien and had his own special on Comedy Central.
Known for his unique timing and sly social commentary, Redd has also been seen on Lopez Tonight, Last Call with Carson Daly, and …

Thursday, November 6

The Sum: 2-Day Creative Conference VIP Package | SFJAZZ Center
Thursday, November 6 – All Day | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of all inclusive packages valued at $1000.
| SFJAZZ Center
The Sum: 2-Day Creative Conference VIP Package | SFJAZZ Center

The Sum is The Bold Italic and General Assembly’s two-day creative conference, happening November 6-7, 2014 at SFJAZZ Center. The Bold Italic inspires people to think differently about San Francisco, and with their first design conference, they’re encouraging people to think differently about creativity.
> View the Schedule …

Saturday, November 8

Win Tix: 12th Annual SF Int’l South Asian Film Festival: Castro Pass | SF
Saturday, November 8 – All Day | Cost: WIN | Castro Theatre
12th Annual SF Int'l South Asian Film Festival: Castro Pass | SF

Win a Castro Pass (single entry to all films and special reception at the Castro Theater on Saturday, November 8) to 3rd i’s 12th Annual SF International South Asian Film Festival featuring some of the best documentaries, indie narratives, short films and stories from and about …

Sunday, November 9

Win Tix: Britney Spears Dance Classes “Work Bitch” | SF
Sunday, November 9 – 10:00 am | Cost: WIN | LEVYstudio
Britney Spears Dance Classes

You want a hot body? You want a Bugatti? You want a Maserati? You better Work Bitch.
And that’s just what you’re going to do in this fierce, fun and fiesty Britney Spears music video re-creation dance class. You’ll use the exact steps from the music …

Saturday, November 15

New Wave Dance Party | SoMa
Saturday, November 15 – 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, 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 ...

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 …