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Wednesday, March 4

GLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro
Wednesday, March 4 – 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 ...

Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories: Final Day | Oakland
Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories: Final Day | Oakland

Tall ships are back in the Bay Area offering free walk-on tours while docked in between their cruises.  Check the Public Sail Schedule to see which ships will be docked at your nearest port. Self guided tours are free. A voluntary $3 per-person donation helps defray expenses. Sailing tickets are ...

The Board Match: 2015 Non-Profit & Volunteering Fair | SoMa
Wednesday, March 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| SF Marriott Marquis
The Board Match: 2015 Non-Profit & Volunteering Fair | SoMa

Looking for ways to give your time, talent, and energy in a meaningful way? Join a nonprofit board.
The Board Match
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 | 5-7:30 pm
SF Marriott Marquis | 55 4th St, San Francisco
FREE, but RSVP is required.
The Board Match is a job-fair style event featuring …

Sneak Peek at SF’s Brand New Presidio Parklands | SoMa
Wednesday, March 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| SPUR
Sneak Peek at SF's Brand New Presidio Parklands | SoMa

What should the New Presidio Parklands site look like? What kinds of programs and experiences should happen there?
Find out more about the project and share your opinions.
New Presidio Parklands Project Workshop
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 | 6-8 pm
SPUR, 654 Mission St, San Francisco
Free, but an RSVP is …

Imgur’s Viral Pic App 6th Birthday Party & Meetup | SF
Wednesday, March 4 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required - EVENT IS SOLD OUT
| Imgur HQ
Imgur's Viral Pic App 6th Birthday Party & Meetup | SF

Imgur, the viral photo website, is celebrating 6 years with free drinks, a photobooth and a big surprise on March 4, 2015.
Event is Sold Out – Unfortunately all RSVP slots have been reserved.
There’s lots to celebrate – a shiny new office, a bunch of new office …

Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout
Wednesday, March 4 – 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 ...

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Chappie” | SF
Wednesday, March 4 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| Secret Movie Theater (SF)
Free Sneak Preview Movie:

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Chappie,” a sci-fi film about a police droid named Chappie.
Free Film Screening: Chappie
March 4, 2015 | 7:30 pm
Secret Movie Theater Location in San Francisco
RSVP code: FUNCHEAPCHAPPIE

Tickets available through https://www.sonyscreenings.com
Tickets are free, but subject to availability.
Depending on demand, passes …

Free Wednesday Comedy “Royale With Cheese” | Tendernob
Wednesday, March 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Royale
Free Wednesday Comedy

Royale With Cheese is a free monthly stand-up showcase hosted by Nick Palm featuring some of the Bay Area’s comedians, and special guests. It takes place on the first Wednesday of every month at Cafe Royale in San Francisco’s Tendernob.

“The Dirty Show” Comedy & Free Pizza Night | SF
Wednesday, March 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kozy Kar Bar

This month’s special guest:Frankie Quiñones
Frankie has become a comedy club favorite and regularly sells out shows all throughout California. He has also toured with some of the industry’s top headliners including the legendary Paul Rodriguez, and has performed for our troops overseas in Japan, Europe, …

Free Theatre: “Breaking the Code: The Alan Turing Story” | SF
Free Theatre:

Breaking The Code by Hugh Whitemore is a gripping drama about homosexual scientist Alan Turing, inventor of the computer; see it live when it comes to the stage. How to Get Free Tickets Funcheap readers can get unlimited free tickets to the first five performances play (Wed. March 4 ...

Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF
Wednesday, March 4 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| The Showdown
Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF

Ron Talks To Girls Edition with Iris Benson, Luna Malbroux, Jessica Sele and more.
Jessica Sele is a deeply weird human being and stand-up comedian living in Oakland, CA. She frequently performs up and down the west coast and sometimes in Fargo. Jessica co-produces a popular …

Thursday, March 5

Free First Thursdays | Chinese Historical Society
Thursday, March 5 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Chinese Historical Society
Free First Thursdays | Chinese Historical Society

The Chinese Historical Society of America Museum is situated in the heart of San Francisco’s Chinatown. Located in a historic building designed by renowned architect Julia Morgan, the museum introduces the rich history of the Chinese American experience. Come discover Chinatown’s unique and inspiring stories. ...

Win: Friday Night Off the Grid: $10 “Grub Token” | Fort Mason
Enter by: Thursday, March 5 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a $10 food token for Off the Grid at Fort Mason on 3/6/15.

Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-10 pm at the historic waterfront campus of Fort Mason Center.
In 2015, Off The Grid features 17 food trucks, 11 food tents, 2 dessert carts, plus a cocktail bar, wine bar and beers from Magnolia Brewery, all coming …

Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin
Thursday, March 5 – 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 ...

Free Community Veggie Dinner: Fresh Garden & Farmers Market Meal | SF
Thursday, March 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cyprian’s
Free Community Veggie Dinner: Fresh Garden & Farmers Market Meal | SF

All are welcome to a free community-created dinner gleaned from the USF Garden and neighborhood farmers’ markets. Eat with others in a communal setting at this free vegetarian dinner gathering. The dinner takes place the first Thursday of every month at 6 pm at St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church and is ...

Night at the Jewseum: Purim Celebration & Rocky Horror Picture Show | SF
Thursday, March 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Museum admission is $5 after 5 pm.
| Contemporary Jewish Museum
Night at the Jewseum: Purim Celebration & Rocky Horror Picture Show | SF

Don your mask and pull up those fishnets for a Purim celebration like no other, featuring a special screening of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, live music, poets, specialty cocktails, crafts, learning, and more from 6-10 pm on March 5, 2015.
The celebration is free, but …

Win Tix: Design Night: Game On | Autodesk Gallery

All it took was two lines and a dot and we were hooked. Ever since Pong glued our collective eyes to the TV screen, video games have been getting more and more realistic and immersive. This isn’t just kids’ stuff either. Gaming is a global …

Sneak Peek at SF’s Brand New Presidio Parklands | SF
Thursday, March 5 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| City College of San Francisco (Ocean Campus)
Sneak Peek at SF's Brand New Presidio Parklands | SF

What should the New Presidio Parklands site look like? What kinds of programs and experiences should happen there?
Find out more about the project and share your opinions.
New Presidio Parklands Project Workshop
Thursday, March 5, 2015 | 6:30-8:30 pm
City College of San Francisco (Ocean Campus), 50 Phelan Ave, …

Tequila 101 w/ Chef Traci Des Jardins | Presidio
Thursday, March 5 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio Officers' Club
Tequila 101 w/ Chef Traci Des Jardins | Presidio

Chef Traci Des Jardins will give a spirited presentation on the art of producing, tasting, and mixing this beguiling spirit.
Des Jardins newest restaurant Arguello, located in the Presidio Officers’ Club, features more than 50 types of tequila. She will be joined by mixologist Enrique Sanchez …

Angel’s Envy Rye Whiskey Tasting: Elixir’s Cocktail Club | Mission Dist.
Angel's Envy Rye Whiskey Tasting: Elixir's Cocktail Club | Mission Dist.

One of the oldest bars in San Francisco, the Mission District’s Elixir aims to keep you discovering new cocktails to enjoy by hosting a weekly “cocktail club” with a free educational guided tasting and the chance to learn about all the spirits that go into ...

DJ Effects Masterclass: Make Your Sets Shine & Pop | SF
DJ Effects Masterclass: Make Your Sets Shine & Pop | SF

In almost every club and at every festival in the United States you’re likely to find a Pioneer DJM-800 or 900 mixer. For any performer, producer, or DJ, knowing how to use one of these mixer’s powerful dual FX units is a must.
Free, but an …

Farewell to The Bay Lights: Artist Talk & LED Giveaway | SF
Thursday, March 5 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Waterbar
Farewell to The Bay Lights: Artist Talk & LED Giveaway | SF

The Bay Area will be a little darker for the next 11 months. The monumental LED sculpture, The Bay Lights, must be removed from the western span of the Bay Bridge in early March to allow for maintenance of the cables.  But, thanks to generous private donors and an ...

$7.50 Tix: Mike E. Winfield Comedy Night (Letterman, Showtime) | Cobb’s
$7.50 Tix: Mike E. Winfield Comedy Night (Letterman, Showtime) | Cobb's

Strikingly brilliant comedian Mike E. has not slowed down since his debut on The Late Show W/ David Letterman and most recently winning a reoccurring role on NBC’s The Office.
Whether it’s hardships or love, you’re gonna get it served honestly from this charismatic Baltimore …

Free Theatre: “Breaking the Code: The Alan Turing Story” | SF
Free Theatre:

Breaking The Code by Hugh Whitemore is a gripping drama about homosexual scientist Alan Turing, inventor of the computer; see it live when it comes to the stage. How to Get Free Tickets Funcheap readers can get unlimited free tickets to the first five performances play (Wed. March 4 ...

Friday, March 6

The Bay Lights: Sunrise Goodbye until 2016 | SF
Friday, March 6 – 5:45 am | Cost: FREE | Epic Roasthouse
The Bay Lights: Sunrise Goodbye until 2016 | SF

The Bay Area will be a little darker for the next 11 months. The monumental LED sculpture, The Bay Lights, must be removed from the western span of the Bay Bridge in early March to allow for maintenance of the cables.  But, thanks to generous private donors and an ...