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Friday, February 24

San Francisco Critical Mass
Friday, February 24 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
San Francisco Critical Mass

Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in San Francisco starting at 5:30 pm at Justin Herman Plaza (foot of Market Street) and in cities around the world. Everyone is invited. No one is in charge. Bring your ...

Fauxtest 2017: Ironic Fake Protest Rally & March | Dolores Park
Friday, February 24 – 5:45 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free; bring along a flashlight and your Fauxtest sign
| Dolores Park
Fauxtest 2017: Ironic Fake Protest Rally & March | Dolores Park
Join San Francisco’s fifth annual Fauxtest (pronounced foe-test), a fake protest, rally and march to demonstrate for/against Dada (fake or nonsense) news. Originally conceived as a fake protest in response to complacency and arm chair activism, Fauxtest has evolved into a response to the fake ...

San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, February 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.

Join the SF Beard and Mustache Club for a monthly gathering at Zeitgeist at 7 pm every last Friday of the month. If you have a beard or mustache, if you like beards and mustaches, or if you want a beard or mustache, then by all means ...

Live Comedy Show: “Your F!#&ed Up Relationship” | SF
Friday, February 24 – 10:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Stagewerx Theatre
Live Comedy Show:

EndGames Improv brings you Your F!#&ed Up Relationship, a funny improv show happening every Friday night at 10:30 pm. Free, but an RSVP is required. Your real, honest relationship stories will be the grist for the comedy mill. That sounds awful. But it’s basically true. It’s ...

Saturday, February 25

Tax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | SF
Saturday, February 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Tax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | SF

It’s still early in the tax season, but if you file early, not only will the IRS love you and send you flowers (not really), but you’ll get your refund early. The volunteers of Tax Aid will help you file your tax return, so long ...

“Treasure Island Flea” Mardi Gras Celebration
Saturday, February 25 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
Join in for a special Mardi Gras themed Treasure Island Flea. First 500 each day get free mardi gras beads. Happy hour specials: 2-for-1 craft hurricane cocktails. 30+ Food Trucks and tents serving New Orleans inspired foods like West Coast Gumbo and California Beignets. Live Jazz ...
2017 World Sword Swallower’s Day: Free Show | Ripley’s SF
Saturday, February 25 – 1:45 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free outdoor show. Admission to Ripley's is not included (and not required).
| Ripley’s Believe It or Not Odditorium
2017 World Sword Swallower's Day: Free Show | Ripley's SF
Ripley’s Believe It or Not San Francisco Odditorium celebrates the 10th annual World Sword Swallower’s Day. This will be the tenth year that Ripley’s has hosted the event, which celebrates the 4,000 year old art and honors the few people in the world who risk their ...
2017 Mardi Gras Second Line March | North Beach
2017 Mardi Gras Second Line March | North Beach
Get out your handkerchiefs and join Tupelo and North Star for their 5th Annual Mardi Gras Second Line March on Saturday, February 25, 2017. The fun starts at The North Star where your ticket gets you drink specials (Hurricanes, Abita and more), Mardi Gras beads, and N’awlins grub. ...
Fitbit Local: Free Bodyweight Cardio Workout | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Equinox Sports Club
Fitbit Local: Free Bodyweight Cardio Workout | SF
Sweat it out with Fitbit Local, a series of free monthly workouts in your city led by fitness leaders from your community. Get your body moving with this feel good bodyweight cardio and strength bootcamp with Fitbit Local Ambassadors Caroline Jordan & Buddy Macuha. All levels ...
Brave New Jokes: Comedy Showcase | Mission Dist.
Saturday, February 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with code "funcheapbaby" on Eventbrite; otherwise, it's $5.
| Dear Mom
Brave New Jokes: Comedy Showcase | Mission Dist.
Here is the headliner Irene Tu: A San Francisco-based stand-up comedian, writer, and actor. In 2016, she was named one of the “Bay Area’s 11 Best Stand Up Comedians” by the SFist and one of 20 “Women to Watch” by KQED. She has been featured in ...

Sunday, February 26

“Treasure Island Flea” Mardi Gras Celebration
Sunday, February 26 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
Join in for a special Mardi Gras themed Treasure Island Flea. The first 500 each day will get free Mardi Gras beads. Happy hour specials: 2-for-1 craft hurricane cocktails 30+ Food Trucks and tents serving New Orleans inspired foods like West Coast Gumbo and California Beignets Live Jazz ...
California Academy of Sciences | Free Admission Day
Sunday, February 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Admission Day

The California Academy of Sciences is a world-class scientific and cultural institution in Golden Gate Park, a 400,000 square foot structure that houses an aquarium, a planetarium a natural history museum and a four-story rainforest all under a living roof. The Academy hosts four free ...

2017 Novela Oscars Party: Costumes & Popcorn | SF
2017 Novela Oscars Party: Costumes & Popcorn | SF
Come to Novela to celebrate Hollywood’s biggest night full of glitz, glamour and selfies on two large projection screens and five HD flat panels at 3 pm on Sunday, February 26, 2017. Free, but an RSVP is required plus you get one free small popcorn. Come dressed as your ...
Oscar Party 2017: Academy Awards Live | Balboa Theater
Sunday, February 26 – 4:00 pm | Cost: $11*
*$11 general admission; $8 children and seniors
| Balboa Theatre
Oscar Party 2017: Academy Awards Live | Balboa Theater
Once again, the Balboa Theatre celebrates the Academy Awards with a live broadcast on the big screen. Dress up or down as your favorite nominated movie title (literal translation and bad puns allowed), or as a movie star to add to the celebrities on their runway. There ...
19th Annual “Amoebapalooza” Concert Celebration | Brick & Mortar
Sunday, February 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*21 and up
| Brick & Mortar Music Hall
19th Annual
Amoebapalooza is that magical time of the year when Amoeba Music San Francisco joins forces with fellow Amoebites to bring you the best variety show in all the land. Now in its mind-blowing 19th year, Amoebapalooza is happening on Sunday, February 26 at 8 pm ...

Tuesday, February 28

2017 Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Block Party & Free Blues Concert | Fillmore Dist.
Tuesday, February 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Fillmore Center Plaza
2017 Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Block Party & Free Blues Concert | Fillmore Dist.
Fillmore Street comes alive with a neighborhood-wide Mardi Gras party during the annual Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore with a free blues concert. Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore – Tuesday, February 28, 2017 | 5 pm Fillmore Center Plaza (near Ellis), San Francisco FREE, but an RSVP is required. Mardi Gras San Francisco ...
2017 Mardi Gras: SF Carnaval Season Kick-Off Party | Mission Dist.
Tuesday, February 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Balançoire
2017 Mardi Gras: SF Carnaval Season Kick-Off Party | Mission Dist.
Come meet your neighbors and make new friends at the annual Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Celebration in the Mission from 6-9 pm on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. SF Carnaval Season Kick-Off Party Tuesday, February 28, 2017 – 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Balançoire | 2565 Mission St., San Francisco FREE There ...
Poetry Tuesdays at the Library | North Beach
Tuesday, February 28 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | North Beach Public Library
Poetry Tuesdays at the Library | North Beach

Join in every Tuesday evening in the historic literary epicenter of San Francisco to hear poets from near and far read their work. Tuesdays at North Beach is a highly-respected weekly poetry series celebrating internationally acclaimed poets and showcasing local talent. Past guests have included ...

Cookies & Comedy Night | SF
Tuesday, February 28 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Brainwash Cafe
Cookies & Comedy Night | SF
Here is the lineup for Cookies and Comedy: Gus Ali Matthew Banks Joe Gorman Emily Browning Jackie Keliiaa Headliner Carla Clayy Hosted by Tony Sparks
Haight Street Comedy Night, Games & Prizes | SF
Tuesday, February 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
Haight Street Comedy Night, Games & Prizes | SF
This month we are joined by some wonderful comics gracing the stage: Julie Ash (Comedy Vs Nerds) Shanti Charan (Desi Comedy Festival) & Torio Van Grohl (SF Sketchfest) Welcomed, as always, by your intrepid hosts: Jeff Anaya, Joey Avery, and Andrew Orolfo

Wednesday, March 1

First Day to RSVP: Free Pier Crabbing Lessons | Golden Gate Bridge
First Day to RSVP: Free Pier Crabbing Lessons | Golden Gate Bridge

Come to Fort Point at the base of the Golden Gate Bridge to try your hand at Pier Crabbing in the San Francisco Bay on alternating Saturdays from March through October. In this semi-weekly free class, National Park Service workers will teach you how to use ...

SF Zoo Free Admission Day
SF Zoo Free Admission Day

The San Francisco Zoo, Northern California’s largest zoological park and conservation center, periodically offers free admission for San Francisco residents. This urban oasis, nestled against the Pacific Ocean, provides a comfortable climate all year round.  You’ll enjoy seeing the 250 different animal species in naturalistic surroundings, ...

GLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro
Wednesday, March 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | GLBT History Museum
GLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro

Located in SF’s Castro District, the GLBT History Museum is the first full-scale, stand-alone museum of its kind in the United States. The museum celebrates 100 years of the city’s vast queer past through dynamic exhibitions and programming. Normally admission is $5, but on the ...

Free Guided Shuttle Tour: History, Nature & Hidden Nooks | Presidio
Free Guided Shuttle Tour: History, Nature & Hidden Nooks | Presidio

Hop on the Presidio Trust’s monthly free guided shuttle tour which introduces visitors to the park’s historic areas, wild open spaces, and hidden nooks with an emphasis on projects that are shaping the Presidio today. Free, but an RSVP is required. Call (415) 561-2793 or email presidio@presidiotrust.gov. Space ...

Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout
Wednesday, March 1 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout

At Drink and Draw, artsy bar patrons draw to a theme and submit their artwork into a raffle for cocktails and other prizes at The Knockout in the Mission District. The artwork gets scanned online for all to admire. Drink and Draw happens every first Wednesday of the ...

“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF
Wednesday, March 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donation-based admission
| Eagle Tavern

Safe Words is a comedy show at a leather bar that features the talent of nationally touring comics, to local favorites. Faces from Comedy Central, Conan, Reddit & Vice have graced the stage. Even Margaret Cho (HBO, 30 Rock) has stopped by. Every first Wednesday, ...

“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night | SF
Wednesday, March 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kozy Kar Bar

Produced by three of San Francisco’s favorite comedians: Zack Chapaloni, Joe Gorman and Joey Avery;  Kozy Kar presents The Dirty Show. This standup comedy show features a wide variety of all types of humor, combining local and television talent at 8 pm every first Wednesday at ...

Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF
Wednesday, March 1 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| The Showdown
Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF

Every first Wednesday of the month, Josh Holub presents three of his favorite comedians from the Bay Area and beyond for Showtime at Showdown. Past performers have gone on to perform on NBC, Comedy Central and major motion pictures., so this is your chance to ...

Thursday, March 2

1st Thursday Art Party: Spanish Fiesta & Live Painting | Phoenix Hotel
Thursday, March 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Phoenix Hotel
1st Thursday Art Party: Spanish Fiesta & Live Painting | Phoenix Hotel
Come to explore and enjoy a group art exhibition by Spanish artists and artists inspired by the Spanish culture, including a live painting by Aida Miro. Their exhibitions program utilizes the SmartGalleries. The SmArtGalleries are high resolution, color-corrected digital monitors that display artworks with sharp, vibrant ...
Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin
Thursday, March 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lower Polk / Gulch Corridor
Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin

The Upper TL Art Walk makes 15-20 galleries available late night to the public for an art walk every first Thursday from 6-10 pm. This is not a bar crawl. Each location is either a traditional gallery or a retail space with room dedicated to ...