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$8 Giants Tickets for 2015 | (Orange &) Black Friday Sale
$8 Giants Tickets for 2015 | (Orange &) Black Friday Sale

Super cheap Giants tickets are going on sale super early on Black Friday (well, since it’s the Giants, it’s “Orange & Black Friday“). You can buy tickets through June 2015 with many midweek tickets starting at just $8.
Beginning at 8 am on November 28, 2014, you can purchase …

Calorie-Burning, History-Learning Walking Tour Friday | 9 Free Tours
Friday, November 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free but donations accepted. $5 admission to the Japanese Tea Garden applies.
| All Over San Francisco
Calorie-Burning, History-Learning Walking Tour Friday | 9 Free Tours

Relatives in town? Show off our beautiful city by taking them on one of San Francisco City Guides free guided walking tours of San Francisco’s greatest neighborhoods. There is a full slate of free tours on Thanksgiving weekend, Thursday through Sunday. Tour starting times range from ...

Black Friday Freebies: Peet’s Coffee & The Chairman Food Truck Lunch | SF
Friday, November 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Capital One 360 Café
Black Friday Freebies: Peet's Coffee & The Chairman Food Truck Lunch | SF

Capital One 360 Cafe in downtown San Francisco is hosting having a three-day event for Black Friday and they’ll be giving away some delicious treats and free Peet’s every day. Check out the schedule and stop by for a free yummy treat. Black Friday Capital One ...

Black Friday Deals & Events in Union Square | SF
Friday, November 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Black Friday Deals & Events in Union Square | SF

In Union Square, take advantage of the high-end version of Black Friday, where over 20 downtown stores provide nibbles and holiday drinks, extend their hours and offer deep discounts.
Black Friday Deals & Events | Union Square
Friday, November 28, 2014
Source: visitunionsquaresf.com
At the center of it all …

Buy Nothing Day | 2014
Friday, November 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Buy Nothing Day | 2014

Buy Nothing Day is the antithesis to Black Friday: your special day to unshop, unspend and unwind. Relax and do nothing for the economy and for yourself,  at least for a single day on Friday, November 28, 2014..
Can you really buy absolutely nothing for just …

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 …

Ghirardelli Square 50th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony & Santa Visit | 2014
Friday, November 28 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ghirardelli Square
Ghirardelli Square 50th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony & Santa Visit | 2014

In celebration of its 50th Annual Tree Lighting, Ghirardelli Square is creating a winter wonderland this Black Friday complete with snow, mulled wine, Irish coffee, hot chocolate, live music and loads of tasty Square vendor treats (commemorative Ghirardelli chocolate, anyone?) and gifts.
50th Annual Tree Lighting …

Winter Walk SF Opening: Light Projections & Festive Open Plaza | Union Square
Friday, November 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stockton & Ellis
Winter Walk SF Opening: Light Projections & Festive Open Plaza | Union Square

Union Square SF Presents Winter Walk SF, a festive pedestrian-only downtown holiday plaza with a spectacular new Holiday Light Art Show, carolers, live music and Off the Grid food trucks. 2014 Winter Walk SF November 28 – December 31, 2014 Stockton St. Between Geary and Ellis, San ...

2014 Macy’s Great Tree Lighting | Union Square
Friday, November 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
2014 Macy's Great Tree Lighting | Union Square

Macy’s Great Tree in Union Square, probably San Francisco’s most recognized Christmas tree standing 83-feet tall and decorated with more than 33,000 lights and 1,100 shining ornaments, will be officially lit on Friday, November 28, 2014.
The ceremony is expected to begin at 6 pm and the …

San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, November 28 – 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 ...

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: 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

Winter Carousel Lighting & Free Rides | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, November 29 | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested, and donations are appreciated.
| Children's Creativity Museum
Winter Carousel Lighting & Free Rides | Yerba Buena Gardens

Put a new spin on a classic holiday tradition this winter as the Children’s Creativity Museum lights up the Bay Area’s oldest and most beloved carousel in Yerba Buena Gardens from 4:30-6:30 pm on Saturday, November 29, 2014.
This community event welcomes all ages to enjoy …

Guided San Francisco Walking Tour Saturday | 15 Free Tours
Saturday, November 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free but donations accepted. $5 admission to the Japanese Tea Garden applies.
| All Over San Francisco
Guided San Francisco Walking Tour Saturday | 15 Free Tours

Relatives in town? Show off our beautiful city by taking them on one of San Francisco City Guides free guided walking tours of San Francisco’s greatest neighborhoods. There is a full slate of free tours on Thanksgiving weekend, Thursday through Sunday. Tour starting times range from ...

Snowvember 2014: Giant Snowball Fight & Huge Indie Craft Mart | Treasure Island
Saturday, November 29 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Great Lawn
Snowvember 2014: Giant Snowball Fight & Huge Indie Craft Mart | Treasure Island

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 (there’s free DIY snowman-building kits) or join in on a big snowball fight each day at 11:30 am.
There’s also boozy …

Free Peet’s Coffee Day at Capital 360 Cafe | SF
Saturday, November 29 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 360 Café
Free Peet's Coffee Day at Capital 360 Cafe | SF

Capital One 360 Cafe in downtown San Francisco is hosting having a three-day event for Black Friday and they’ll be giving away some delicious treats and free Peet’s every day. Check out the schedule and stop by for a free yummy treat. Black Friday Capital One ...

Surfrider Morning Clean-Up & Coffee | Baker Beach
Saturday, November 29 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Baker Beach
Surfrider Morning Clean-Up & Coffee | Baker Beach

Express your gratitude to the Pacific Ocean with the Surfrider Foundation at the Baker Beach clean-up from 10 am to noon on Saturday, November 29, 2014.
Drop-in and groups welcome and hot coffee to be served. They also encourage participants to bring their own gloves, grabbers, …

The Fairmont’s 22-Foot Tall Gingerbread House Party | SF
Saturday, November 29 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | The Fairmont (San Francisco)
The Fairmont's 22-Foot Tall Gingerbread House Party | SF

The Fairmont San Francisco’s annual Gingerbread Holiday Open House kicks off with an official opening of the giant gingerbread house, complimentary holiday refreshments and holiday music from 11 am to 2 pm on Saturday, November 29, 2014.
For more than a century, The Fairmont San Francisco has enchanted guests with …

2014 Etsy Holiday Emporium: 200+ Vendors & DIY Stations | SF
Saturday, November 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 35
2014 Etsy Holiday Emporium: 200+ Vendors & DIY Stations | SF

Shop local this season and have a blast supporting over 200 local artisans and small batch food vendors as the local San Francisco Etsy team showcases their work at the Etsy Holiday Emporium happening at Pier 35 on the Embarcadero in San Francisco. 2014 Etsy Holiday ...

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 …

Small Business Saturday 2014 | Free $30 AMEX Credit to Shop Local
Small Business Saturday 2014 | Free $30 AMEX Credit to Shop Local

After hitting the big stores on Black Friday, support your local businesses and check out the mom-and-pop stores on Small Business Saturday.
Small Business Saturday | Free $30 AMEX Credit
Saturday, November 29, 2014
If you have an American Express card, you can sign up to get $10 back (at up to …

Final “NaNoWriMo 2014″ Write-In at the Library | South SF
Saturday, November 29 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | South SF Main Library
Final

National Novel Writing Month (or NaNoWriMo, for short) is a mad sprint to write a 50,000 word novel in 30 days. The event had over 700,000 participants in 2013, and this year, the South San Francisco Public Library would like to invite local participants to ...

City Star Party & Telescope Night | SF
Saturday, November 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
| Main Post (Presidio)
City Star Party & Telescope Night | SF

Please note, the event is from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at the Presidio Parade Grounds in the Presidio, San Francisco.

Triple Threat DJs Culture Clash Victory Bash & Open Bar | Mighty
Saturday, November 29 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 11:30 pm with an RSVP required.
| Mighty
Triple Threat DJs Culture Clash Victory Bash & Open Bar | Mighty

Mighty presents another installment of their series w/ the Triple Threat DJs on Saturday November 29, 2014. This go around they’re celebrating their victory in the 2014 San Francisco RBMA Culture Clash.
Free before 11:30 pm with an RSVP required.
Vinroc, Apollo and Shortkut will spin all night, hosted …