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Saturday, December 20

2014 Holiday Toy Giveaway Day | SF
Saturday, December 20 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. 18+ only.
| Glide
2014 Holiday Toy Giveaway Day | SF

Glide’s annual Toy Sort and Giveaway is here, so hurry up and join a Toy Sort Monday to get ready for the Giveaway Day. Toy Sort Shifts St. Mary’s Cathedral, 1111 Gough Street, SF Check the shift calendar before coming Monday, December 15, 2014 | ...

Win Tix: 44th Annual KPFA Crafts Fair: 200 Artisans & Live Music | East Bay
44th Annual KPFA Crafts Fair: 200 Artisans & Live Music | East Bay

Experience an intimate and relaxed holiday shopping experience in the midst of artisans offering unique handcrafted gifts at the 43rd Annual KPFA Crafts Fair from 10 am to 6 pm on December 20-21, 2014.
Juried crafts fair of 200 exhibitors showcasing their own work of affordable contemporary original art …

2014 African American Holiday Fair: Music, Dance, Toys & Trayvon Martin Art Unveiling | SF
Saturday, December 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but there may be a fee for some activities.
| African American Art & Culture Complex
2014 African American Holiday Fair: Music, Dance, Toys & Trayvon Martin Art Unveiling | SF

At the 14th Annual Holiday Fair put on by the African American Art and Culture Complex for 2014, enjoy gifts and pictures with Santa. Decorate ginger bread cookies and cupcakes. There’s pony rides and petting zoo. And enjoy a winter performance featuring talented youth,

Free PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio
Saturday, December 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)
Free PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio

The free PresidiGo Shuttle system welcomes park visitors, residents, and employees with fully accessible shuttles and bike racks. There are two PresidiGo Shuttle services, each with different policies and guidelines – Around the Park and Downtown. Downtown (Free on Weekends) The Downtown express route make stops ...

Family Holiday Musical: “Jack & Jill…and the Wolf” | SF
Saturday, December 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Tenderloin Children's Playground
Family Holiday Musical:

Take your favorite little ones to a free family holiday musical, Jack & Jill…and the Wolf,  at the Tenderloin Children’s Playground on Saturday, December 20, 2014.
Doors open at 9:30 am. Stage seating is reserved for children ages 6-11. There will be a free gift giveaway for children …

Win Tix: Spider-Man Saturday at Madame Tussauds | Fisherman’s Wharf
Spider-Man Saturday at Madame Tussauds | Fisherman's Wharf

Come see the brand new Spider-Man figure at the all new Madame Tussauds San Francisco. New to Fisherman’s Wharf, Madame Tussauds brings you face to face with world famous celebrities ranging from Hollywood stars to world leaders, musicians, and sports figures.
Win a pair of free tickets …

“You Are Hear” Airport Winter Music Festival | SFO

Enjoy free live music while you wait for your flight, or just drop by to hear some great local musicians at the annual You Are Hear music festival at SFO Int’l Airport. Different live performers for each session will perform at various locations throughout the airport. You ...

2014 Christmas Carol Stroll | Union Street
Saturday, December 20 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. Mary Episcopal Church
2014 Christmas Carol Stroll | Union Street

Holiday caroling returns to Union Street when the public is invited to meet in the courtyard of St. Mary the Virgin Episcopal Church (2325 Union Street at Steiner Street) at 1 pm to join in the Caroling Stroll.
Afterwards, they’ll return to the church for refreshments.

The Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF
Saturday, December 20 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is recommended.
| Laguna Honda Hospital
The Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF

Please note, the date has been changed to December 20th, just for this month, and the singalong will take place from 1-4 pm.

2014 Children’s Day Celebration, Shrine Building & Potluck | SF
2014 Children's Day Celebration, Shrine Building & Potluck | SF

Children’s Day is a celebration of brilliance, light, and the children of the world. There will be practice time for adults, and all will join in decorating the shrine, being host at the court by the Children’s Day King and Queen, and coming together for a …

Winter Solstice Eve 2014: Beach Celebration | Ocean Beach
Saturday, December 20 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach (Taraval St)
Winter Solstice Eve 2014: Beach Celebration | Ocean Beach

Join the Reclaiming Collective on the Solstice Eve—the longest night of the year—for their annual, traditional ritual and celebration at Ocean Beach on Saturday, December 20, 2014.
Gather at 3:30 pm; the ritual will start at 4 pm. There’ll be dancing, singing and drumming.
Please note, this is a …

2014 “Holiday Lights & Fanfare”: Free Outdoor Brass Concert | Civic Center
Saturday, December 20 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Davies Symphony Hall
2014

“Holiday Lights and Fanfare” is an inaugural series of musical events bringing holiday cheer to various locations in the Civic Center neighborhood from December 5-21, 2014. Each performance will feature the San Francisco Conservatory of Music Brass Quintet and will highlight cultural assets in the neighborhood. All events will ...

2014 Winter Solstice Night Hike & Campfire | Presidio
Saturday, December 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but registration is required
| Rob Hill Campground
2014 Winter Solstice Night Hike & Campfire | Presidio

Celebrate Winter Solstice with a family-friendly evening walk that starts at Rob Hill and ends with a campfire in the Rob Hill Campground on Saturday, December 20, 2014.
2014 Winter Solstice Night Hike & Campfire
Saturday, December 20, 2014 | 5 to 6:30 pm
Rob Hill Campground | Washington Blvd. …

Sennheiser Pop-Up Bash & 3AM Devices DJ Showcase | SF
Saturday, December 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested
| FFDG
Sennheiser Pop-Up Bash & 3AM Devices DJ Showcase | SF

Boogie down at the Sennheiser Pop Up SF Store for a free in-store DJ showcase hosted by San Francisco record label 3AM Devices from 5-9 pm on Saturday, December 20, 2104. Proper Tech House, Techno, and Deep House are on the agenda.
Free, but an RSVP is requested.
Arrive …

2014 Hanukkah Festival & 25-Foot-Tall Menorah: Fifth Candle | Union Square
Saturday, December 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
2014 Hanukkah Festival & 25-Foot-Tall Menorah: Fifth Candle | Union Square

Celebrate Hanukkah 2014 with the 40th annual lighting of the 25 foot tall mahogany Bill Graham Menorah in Union Square. Lighting ceremonies take place from Tuesday, December 16-23, 2014, at approximately 5 pm on most days (Friday is at 3 pm and Saturday is at 7 pm). This ...

2014 Holiday Flask Mob, DJ Party & Toy Drive | SF
2014 Holiday Flask Mob, DJ Party & Toy Drive | SF

Flask Mob is presenting its first annual Toy Drive including a DJ party with Bigwavecouchsurfer at 7 pm on Saturday, December 20, 2014. Meet at Polk and Olive Streets in San Francisco.
The San Francisco Firefighters Toy Program believes that no child should be without a toy …

Vice Principals of Comedy & Free Pizza | SF
Saturday, December 20 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free pizza while supplies last; free admission to the 10 pm show included
| 50 Mason Social House
Vice Principals of Comedy & Free Pizza | SF

The Vice Principals Of Comedy return to 50 Mason Social House with another stellar lineup of the Bay Area’s best local comedians.
Come see the comic talents of:

Headliner Jesse Fernandez (San Francisco Punch Line, SF Sketchfest)
Keith D’Souza (SF Sketchfest)
Irene Tu (Limestone Comedy Festival, Cape Fear Comedy …

The Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF
Saturday, December 20 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with an RSVP, or $5 at the door.
| Milk Bar
The Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF

It’s the death of a disco dancer with Milk Bar’s “The Queen is Dead” dance party featuring the music of The Smiths, Morrissey, and other brit pop, new wave, and post punk heavy-hitters. “The Queen is Dead” Dance Party Third Saturday of the month  | 9 pm-2 ...

Win Tix: The Smiths & Morrissey Tribute: New Wave Dance Party | SoMa
Saturday, December 20 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$7 before 10pm / $12 after
| The Cat Club
The Smiths & Morrissey Tribute: 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 ...

“Fringe” Indie Music Video Party | SF
Saturday, December 20 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 10 pm with RSVP on Facebook; otherwise, it's $5. 21+
| Madrone Art Bar

Fringe, the indie music video dance party, happens every third Saturday at Madrone Art Bar. Free before 10 pm with an RSVP; otherwise, it’s $5. DJs Blondie K and subOctave will spin your favorite indie music videos plus the latest remixes to create a buzz on the dance floor. “In ...

Win Tix: Lia Rose: Captivating Singer-Songwriter | The Chapel
Saturday, December 20 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $15
| The Chapel
Lia Rose: Captivating Singer-Songwriter | The Chapel

San Francisco’s Lia Rose writes songs that are poetic, intensely honest, and at times unmistakably autobiographical. She has been called “one of the brightest lights of the local music scene” [ShutupSongwriters]. Her voice seems to reach right inside of people and has been praised as …

San Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF
Saturday, December 20 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
San Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF

Every third Saturday, you are invited to bicycle with the San Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride as they set out to a new mystery location in SF. Where to meet? They’ll post ride start locations on their website and Facebook page, the day of the ride only; there’s ...

Sunday, December 21

“You Are Hear” Airport Winter Music Festival | SFO

Enjoy free live music while you wait for your flight, or just drop by to hear some great local musicians at the annual You Are Hear music festival at SFO Int’l Airport. Different live performers for each session will perform at various locations throughout the airport. You ...

2014 “Holiday Lights & Fanfare”: Free Outdoor Brass Concert | Civic Center
Sunday, December 21 – 12:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
2014

“Holiday Lights and Fanfare” is an inaugural series of musical events bringing holiday cheer to various locations in the Civic Center neighborhood from December 5-21, 2014. Each performance will feature the San Francisco Conservatory of Music Brass Quintet and will highlight cultural assets in the neighborhood. All events will ...

Undercover Capture The Flag | SF
Sunday, December 21 – 12:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 suggested donation and an RSVP is requested
| Cable Car Turnaround (Market/Powell)
Undercover Capture The Flag | SF

Undercover Capture the Flag is an easy and accessible game of stealth, surveillance, and territory control in a crowded public place. Sneak around in enemy territory to find and steal flags while protecting your own, but make sure you don’t let the opposing team (or any …