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Saturday, November 22

The “Now Festival” 2014: Ballet in the Park & Closing Concert | Panhandle
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Enjoy the last day of the NOW Festival with free yoga and a Ballet in the Park session when anyone is welcome to come practice and learn ballet right by the McKinley Statue. Plus, don’t miss the free closing ceremony and concert for the festival …

2014 Holiday Artisan Fair: Saturday | de Young
Saturday, November 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | de Young Museum
2014 Holiday Artisan Fair: Saturday | de Young

Now celebrating its 8th year, the event features 17 Bay Area artisans presenting their wares in the Piazzoni Murals Room. Shop a selection of jewelry, textiles, home accessories, and quality crafts. Meet the makers and shop a wide selection of unique and locally produced holiday gifts. ...

The Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF
Saturday, November 22 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is recommended.
| Laguna Honda Hospital
The Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF

Take a sad song and make it better as The Beatles Choir brings cheer to the residents and staff of Laguna Honda Hospital through music, joy, laughter and the timeless songs of the Fab Four. Laguna Honda Hospital is a long-term, skilled nursing and rehabilitation ...

Win Tix: 2014 Fall Chocolate Salon | SF
Saturday, November 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: WIN*
*Normally $20 advanced tickets
| Fort Mason Center
2014 Fall Chocolate Salon | SF

Discover, savor, and taste some of the finest chocolatiers and confectioners in North America for the holidays.
The 2014 Fall Luxury Chocolate Salon features unlimited tastings from over 30 chocolatiers, confectioners, wineries and other culinary artisans.
Salon highlights include chocolate tasting, chef and author talks, wine tasting and interviews.
5th …

2014 Italian Christmas Market: Food, Fashion & Crafts | Fort Mason
Saturday, November 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Museo Italo Americano
2014 Italian Christmas Market: Food, Fashion & Crafts | Fort Mason

Inspired by the famous Christmas markets in Northern Italy and throughout most of Europe, the 2nd Annual Italian Christmas Market (Mercato di Natale) will exude the warm atmosphere of Christmas in San Francisco’s Fort Mason Center. 2014 Italian Christmas Market (Mercato di Natale) November 22-23, 2014 - ...

2014 Downtown Snow Fall: First Snow | SF
Saturday, November 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Hyatt Regency San Francisco
2014 Downtown Snow Fall: First Snow | SF

Complementing the dramatic lights and over-the-top interior décor that includes a 30-foot tree and over-sized holiday characters, snow will fall daily inside the Hyatt Regency San Francisco’s dramatic 17-story atrium lobby illuminated by 300,000 lights during the holiday season. 2014 Downtown Snow Fall November 22 through December 30, 2014 Hyatt ...

2014 San Francisco Center for Book Holiday Fair | Potrero Hill
Saturday, November 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Center for the Book
2014 San Francisco Center for Book Holiday Fair | Potrero Hill

Grab your friends and head to the San Francisco Center for the Book’s Holiday Fair where you’ll find unique holiday gifts among the wide selection of letterpress cards, prints and ephemera, journals and notebooks, artists’ books, paper, and unique arts and crafts handmade by a wide variety …

7th Annual San Francisco Bike Expo & Swap | Cow Palace
Saturday, November 22 – All Day | Cost: $5 | Cow Palace
7th Annual San Francisco Bike Expo & Swap | Cow Palace

The 7th Annual SF Bike Expo is a day dedicated to everything bicycle at the historic Cow Palace from 11 am to 5 pm on November 22, 2014.
See industry vendors from all over the country and find deals and hard to find parts in the Swap …

OBEY Sample Sale: 70% Off & No Sales Tax | Haight
Saturday, November 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | True Annex
OBEY Sample Sale: 70% Off & No Sales Tax | Haight

Start your holiday shopping at the OBEY sample sale happening this weekend at the True Annex (1429 Haight Street) from 11 am to 5 pm on November 22-23, 2014. Mens and Women’s apparel and accessories will be offered at 50-70% off of retail. Tee shirts ...

Pinterest & SFMade “38Makers” Holiday Gift Fair | SF
Pinterest & SFMade

38Makers is a holiday gift fair specially curated by Pinterest for the early-bird shoppers looking for artisan, locally-made gifts in a unique and festive setting inside the colorful and pintastic Pinterest headquarters.
Imagine you stumble upon a Pinterest board of hand-picked holiday gifts from makers in your …

“Hobnobbing with Gobs of Snobs” History Walking Tour | Nob Hill

“Hobnobbing with Gobs of Snobs” is a history walking tour that examines the stinkin’ rich and dirty money that built Nob Hill. That’s right: San Francisco’s cleanest neighborhood is also her dirtiest.
FootTours are giving two free “dress rehearsals” of this 2-hour tour: Friday and Saturday, November 21 …

Pier 39 Tree Lighting Celebration: Saturday | 2014
Saturday, November 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Pier 39 Tree Lighting Celebration: Saturday | 2014

Experience the holiday magic at Pier 39 – sing songs, hear choral performances, chuckle at holiday-themed comedy, give hugs to Disneyland friends, and welcome the season with two days of holly-jolly magic and merriment for the whole family. The fun culminates at 6 pm each night ...

25% Off: San Francisco Vintners Market | Fort Mason
Saturday, November 22 – 1:00 pm | Cost: 25% Off*
*Use discount code FUNSAT or FUNSUN. Codes may expire at any time.
| Fort Mason Center
25% Off: San Francisco Vintners Market | Fort Mason

San Francisco Vintners Market is back with a fall 2014 wine showcase of nearly 200 top notch wineries, so you can sample the wines on display and buy them on the spot. The event features three hours of tastings from a unique collection of top ...

Elixir 11th Anniversary Party: 4505 Meats BBQ | Mission Dist.
Saturday, November 22 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission. Free BBQ only for patrons who are buying drinks.
| Elixir
Elixir 11th Anniversary Party: 4505 Meats BBQ | Mission Dist.

The “Official” Elixir 11th Anniversary Party (don’t go to any of those impostor Elixir 11th Anniversary parties) is starting at 1:30 pm on Saturday, November 22, 2014.
Once again featuring Chef Ryan Farr’s cavalcade of 4505 Meats, some great drink specials and an afternoon of deliciousness …

Family Concert: Storytelling in Music | SF
Saturday, November 22 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Calvary Presbyterian Church
Family Concert: Storytelling in Music | SF

The Bay Area’s favorite storyteller Joel ben Izzy is back, with more wonderful tales accompanied by music provided by the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra. This program features a reprise of last season’s Main Stage hit Luck or Wisdom?, a wonderfully crafted folktale paired with an …

Overnight Strange: A Vaudeville for the Displaced | SF
Saturday, November 22 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI)
Overnight Strange: A Vaudeville for the Displaced | SF

Evictions, shutdowns, start-ups… Are you frustrated with the way that your city seems to be changing overnight? The Bay Area Society for Art & Activism brings you this vaudeville-style showcase that includes street vending, standup comedy, dance, and music, to mobilize and distill critical energy …

3D Light Show & San Francisco Ballet Meet & Greet | Westfield SF
Saturday, November 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Westfield San Francisco Centre
3D Light Show & San Francisco Ballet Meet & Greet | Westfield SF

Join the SF Ballet for two special meet and greet appearances from 5-6 pm on November 22 and December 6, 2014.
Meet the dancers, take photos and collect autographs. SF Ballet dancers will be Under the Dome on Level 4.

“Blackmail, My Love” Book Release Party, Art & Performance | SF
Saturday, November 22 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Center for Sex & Culture

The Center for Sex and Culture Gallery hosts a book release party for Katie Gilmartin’s illustrations for her noir mystery entitled Blackmail, My Love which is set in San Francisco in the Dark Ages of Queerdom: 1951.
Performance adapted from the novel of the legendary drag …

WorkshopSF 5th Anniversary: “Saved By The Bell” Dance Party & Screech-Off | SF
Saturday, November 22 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Workshop
WorkshopSF 5th Anniversary:

WorkshopSF is celebrating their 5th birthday and the kick-off for some new art classes at their DIY space in the Western Addition on Saturday, November 22, 2014.
This one is a “Saved By The Bell” costume dance party and will feature a costume contest, a “character-off” …

Sunday, November 23

Men’s Health 2014 “Urbanathalon”: Best Places to Watch | SF
Men's Health 2014

See racers tackle fun obstacles throughout the streets of San Francisco during the San Francisco Men’s Health Urbanathlon, an endurance race that begins and ends at AT&T Park and incorporates city landmarks and all kinds of crazy urban obstacles.
Men’s Health 2014 Urbanathalon
Sunday, November 23, 2014 | …

BCBG Holiday Warehouse Sale Extravaganza | SF
BCBG Holiday Warehouse Sale Extravaganza | SF

Join the BCBG Holiday Warehouse Sale with over 2,000 dresses, tops, bandage skirts, cashmere, as well as fabulous cocktail dresses for the holidays with sizes 0-12, all up to 70% off (with an additional 10% if you pay cash).
BCBG Holiday Warehouse Sale
Sunday, November 23, 2014 | 10 …

2014 Italian Christmas Market: Food, Fashion & Crafts | Fort Mason
Sunday, November 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Museo Italo Americano
2014 Italian Christmas Market: Food, Fashion & Crafts | Fort Mason

Inspired by the famous Christmas markets in Northern Italy and throughout most of Europe, the 2nd Annual Italian Christmas Market (Mercato di Natale) will exude the warm atmosphere of Christmas in San Francisco’s Fort Mason Center. 2014 Italian Christmas Market (Mercato di Natale) November 22-23, 2014 - ...

Volunteer at 2014 Macy’s Holiday Windows & Pet Adoptions | Union Square
Sunday, November 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
Volunteer at 2014 Macy's Holiday Windows & Pet Adoptions | Union Square

Volunteer with the SPCA to help spread the holiday cheer at Macy’s Holiday Windows by greeting the public, collecting donations, and directing visitors to the SF SPCA pop-up adoption center inside Macy’s.
Sign up online to volunteer at Holiday Windows. Please note that many shifts are already …

OBEY Sample Sale: 70% Off & No Sales Tax | Haight
Sunday, November 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | True Annex
OBEY Sample Sale: 70% Off & No Sales Tax | Haight

Start your holiday shopping at the OBEY sample sale happening this weekend at the True Annex (1429 Haight Street) from 11 am to 5 pm on November 22-23, 2014. Mens and Women’s apparel and accessories will be offered at 50-70% off of retail. Tee shirts ...

Pier 39 Tree Lighting Celebration: Sunday | 2014
Sunday, November 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Pier 39 Tree Lighting Celebration: Sunday | 2014

Experience the holiday magic at Pier 39 – sing songs, hear choral performances, chuckle at holiday-themed comedy, give hugs to Disneyland friends, and welcome the season with two days of holly-jolly magic and merriment for the whole family. The fun culminates at 6 pm each night ...