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Wednesday, April 23

Jet Blue Sale: $49 Flights from SFO
Wednesday, April 23 – All Day | Cost: $49*
*The usual fine print
| All Over San Francisco
Jet Blue Sale: $49 Flights from SFO

To help you travel in May and June, Jet Blue is on sale for two days only with $49 fares from SFO and Oakland to Long Beach.
If you drove from SF to Long Beach and back you’d probably pay about $129 just for gas!
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Your Future BART Ride: New Train Tours | Pittsburg
Wednesday, April 23 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pittsburg/Bay Point BART
Your Future BART Ride: New Train Tours | Pittsburg

BART is inviting everyone to come check out the new life-size train model during 10 events when you can walk through the new trains and give your feedback between April 16 and May 9, 2014. It’s the final chance to say what you want before the ...

3rd Annual Kaiser Roof Garden Showcase | Oakland
Wednesday, April 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Kaiser Center
3rd Annual Kaiser Roof Garden Showcase | Oakland

The beautiful Kaiser Center in Oakland open up its doors and invites the public in to explore Oakland’s urban rooftop oasis at the third annual Kaiser Center Roof Garden Showcase from 6-9 pm on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
There will be appetizers provided by …

Free Veggie Cooking Class | Oakland Veg Week 2014
Free Veggie Cooking Class | Oakland Veg Week 2014

Eating meat-free is easy as 1-2-3, a store tour and cooking demo with Chef Alex Bury.
Free, but an RSVP is required to to ashley.erickson@wholefoods.com or call 510.834.9800 ext. 260.
Nutritional yeast, seitan, Veganaise. You’re hearing about all these new products but may not know what they are or …

Free Comedy: Senseless Bureau Improv | Oakland
Wednesday, April 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but you should probably buy food or drinks
| Spice Monkey Restaurant
Free Comedy: Senseless Bureau Improv | Oakland

Fourth Wednesday of the month means free improvised comedy in Oakland from The Senseless Bureau. The East Bay’s witty bunch of Senseless Bureaucrats will take your random suggestions and craft them into clever scenes to delight and amuse you. Watch the Senseless Bureau simultaneously write, ...

Thursday, April 24

Free Drive-In Movie Night | East Bay
Thursday, April 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Solano 2 Drive In
Free Drive-In Movie Night | East Bay

Enjoy live music and games when gates open at 6 pm for Customer Appreciation Night at all Westwind Drive-In locations on Thursday, April 24, 2014.
Double feature drive-in movies:

Ride Along (8 pm) with The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (10:30 pm)
The Lego Movie (8 pm) with Frozen (10 pm)

Multimedia Extravaganza: Laser Harp, DJs & Jam Zoo | Berkeley
Thursday, April 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*An RSVP is required. Admission is donation-based ($5-15 suggested).
| Berkeley Arts Festival Gallery
Multimedia Extravaganza: Laser Harp, DJs & Jam Zoo | Berkeley

Come one, come all to an evening of light, motion, music, technology, innovation, and dance exploring the intersection of live performance, technology, science, and art.
Free, but an RSVP is required. Please print or bring an electronic copy of your ticket to show at the door.
In addition …

Storking Comedy: Free Standup & Intrusive Interviews | Oakland
Thursday, April 24 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Stork Club
Storking Comedy: Free Standup & Intrusive Interviews | Oakland

Storking Comedy is a weekly comedy showcase with a twist; the show features some of the Bay’s best comedians whom are subsequently interviewed after their performance. The results are akin to an irreverent Inside the Actor’s Studio as host, OJ Patterson, alternates between goofy rapport and intrusive investigation. Additional questions are fielded ...

Electro-Hip Hop DJ Cashmere Cat: Free Concert | Berkeley
Thursday, April 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | UC Berkeley - Sproul Plaza
Electro-Hip Hop DJ Cashmere Cat: Free Concert | Berkeley

Cashmere Cat, an electronic music producer from Norway, is coming to UC Berkeley on April 24, 2014 and will be playing a freee show on the steps of Upper Sproul. Local Bay Area producer Sad Andy will be opening.
Cashmere Cat broke through the electro-hip hop scene …

Win Tix: The String Cheese Incident | The Fox Theater
Thursday, April 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $49.95
| Fox Theater
The String Cheese Incident | The Fox Theater

Over the past decade, The String Cheese Incident has emerged as one of America’s most significant independent bands. Their 14 year history is packed full of surreal experiences, epic moments, groundbreaking involvement and huge accomplishments.
They have been recognized for their commitment to musical creativity and …

Friday, April 25

Candle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley
Friday, April 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated, though not required.
| Grace North Church
Candle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley

Walk the free labyrinth at Grace North Church in Berkeley with 97 candles lighting the path. while listening to music every last Friday of the month. Free, but an RSVP is appreciated, though not required. The Winding Way musicians, an acoustic musical group playing guitar, violin, ...

Hip Hop Concert w/ Pep Love of Hieroglyphics | Berkeley
Friday, April 25 – 6:30 pm | | Berkeley Public Library (South Branch)
Hip Hop Concert w/ Pep Love of Hieroglyphics | Berkeley

Enjoy a free positive hip-hop performance by Pep Love of the Hieroglyphics. This legendary Bay Area musical act will be joined by a DJ spinning and mixing tracks. Refreshments will be provided. This event is open to all ages with a special welcome to teens …

Win Tix: $5 Classic Movie Night: Joan Crawford is “Mildred Pierce”| Paramount Theatre
Friday, April 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $5
| Paramount Theatre
$5 Classic Movie Night: Joan Crawford is

Shots ring out in the night and playboy Monte Beragon is found dead in a beach house. As police investigate the shooting, their inquiries zero in on Mildred Pierce (Joan Crawford) and her life story begins to emerge… Mildred left behind her humble beginnings as …

Saturday, April 26

Cal Football 2014 Spring Game | Berkeley
Saturday, April 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | California Memorial Stadium
Cal Football 2014 Spring Game | Berkeley

Who doesn’t love free football games? Sports fans of all ages are invited to newly renovated California Memorial Stadium in Berkeley for the annual Cal Bears Football Spring Game and interactive experience with the Cal Marching Band, free coffee and donuts and lots of kid-friendly fun.
Cal …

Free Caribbean Dance Classes for SF Carnival | Oakland
Saturday, April 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
| New Karibbean City
Free Caribbean Dance Classes for SF Carnival | Oakland

Join Sistas-Wit-Style for free Caribbean dance classes to get you ready for San Francisco Carnival held annually on Memorial Day weekend. Free, but RSVP is required. Classes take place from noon to 2 pm every Saturday at New Karibbean City (1408 Webster Ave., Oakland). Their goal is ...

Lost & Out of Print Film Night | Berkeley
Saturday, April 26 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| The Tannery
Lost & Out of Print Film Night | Berkeley

LOOP (Lost and Out of Print) is an all ages movie night of obscure films in 16mm and other film formats of all genres at The Tannery in Berkeley, CA. They also host monthly VHS swaps where you bring your old cartoons, obscure television shows with taped ...

Free Comedy Showcase & Dance Party | Berkeley
Saturday, April 26 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Pappy's
Free Comedy Showcase & Dance Party | Berkeley

Pappy’s Bar in Berkeley presents a Saturday Night Comedy Showcase, every second and fourth Saturday of each month. Berkeley’s free stand-up comedy showcase feature comedians from all around the Bay Area at 8:30 pm followed by a DJ.

Sunday, April 27

Sunday Assembly: Atheist Communty Sing & Wonderfest Talk | East Bay
Sunday, April 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Humanist Hall
Sunday Assembly: Atheist Communty Sing & Wonderfest Talk | East Bay

On April 27, 2014 the guest speaker will be Tucker Hiatt, founder of Wonderfest.
Wonderfest’s Mission is to inspire and nurture a deep sense of wonder about the world. We aspire to stimulate curiosity, promote careful reasoning, challenge unexamined beliefs, and encourage life-long learning. We achieve …

People’s Park 45th Anniversary: Free Music & Free Food | Berkeley
Sunday, April 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | People's Park
People's Park 45th Anniversary: Free Music & Free Food | Berkeley

People’s Park in Berkeley is celebrating 45 years of freedom with free speech, free food and free music at this annual events from noon to 6 pm on Sunday, April 27, 2014.
Music lineup includes:

Antiquia
Hali Hammer
Carol Denney
Cool Whip
All Nation Singers
Too Much Funky
St. Stephen
Five Boys
Yukon Hannibal
Jimbow the Hobo
and …

Mixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley
Sunday, April 27 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Firehouse Arts Collective
Mixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley

The Mixed Media Mixer is a monthly event with the goal of bringing artists across many platforms together with the intention of collaboration. A new collection of Bay Area artists, musicians, photographers and videographers come together every last Sunday of the month at the Firehouse Art Events Hangar. Bring ...

Win Tix: The National Live In Concert | Greek Theatre
Sunday, April 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost: $49.50
| Greek Theatre
The National Live In Concert | Greek Theatre

Heartfelt and quietly anthemic indie rockers, The National, recently released ‘Trouble Will Find Me,’ the most self-assured collection of songs produced in their 14-year career.
From beginning to end, the latest album possesses the effortless and un-self-conscious groove of a downstream swimmer. It’s at times lush and …

Monday, April 28

Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland
Monday, April 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $8 | The New Parkway
Nerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland

Nerd Nite East Bay is a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots of free drinks, and put them on stage in front of a couple hundred tipsy nerds. Sometimes it’s funny, sometimes it’s salacious, and it’s always nerdy. Nerd ...

Win Tix: Franz Ferdinand Live | The Fox Theater
Monday, April 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $39.50
| Fox Theater
Franz Ferdinand Live | The Fox Theater

Franz Ferdinand’s 2013 exuberant, unencumbered album ‘Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action,’ is the first from the Glasgow band since 2009′s ‘Tonight.’
They seem to have rediscovered the imagination, vitality and fun found on their classic, era-encapsulating debut Franz Ferdinand. Recorded over the last year at …

Tuesday, April 29

Your Future BART Ride: New Train Tours | Berkeley
Tuesday, April 29 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | North Berkeley BART
Your Future BART Ride: New Train Tours | Berkeley

BART is inviting everyone to come check out the new life-size train model during 10 events when you can walk through the new trains and give your feedback between April 16 and May 9, 2014. It’s the final chance to say what you want before the ...

Wednesday, April 30

Spanky’s Naughty & Nice Burlesque & Comedy Show | Castro Valley
Wednesday, April 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spanky's
Spanky's Naughty & Nice Burlesque & Comedy Show | Castro Valley

Join Spanky’s dive bar in Castro Valley for the monthly Naughty and Nice Show with burlesque and comedy. Hosted by Tommy Arnold, this show takes place on the last Wednesday of the month and features a full line-up of comedians and some naughty and nice burlesque ...