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Tuesday, February 9

Free Admission Day | San Francisco Botanical Garden
Free Admission Day | San Francisco Botanical Garden

The San Francisco Botanical Garden is one of the most diverse gardens in the world. A unique urban oasis, the Garden is a living museum within Golden Gate Park, offering 55 acres of both landscaped gardens and open spaces, and showcasing over 8,000 different kinds ...

“Karneval” Fat Tuesday German-Style: Candy, Costumes & Crude Floats | SF
Tuesday, February 9 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Bring money for food.
| Schroeder's Restaurant
You may have experienced New Orleans Style Mardi Gras – now try out a German-style Fat Tuesday party – Karneval at Schroeder’s Restaurant in San Francisco. Free, but an RSVP is required. Germany has been celebrating this holiday since the Medieval times, but here is what makes the German ...

2016 Fat Tuesday Block Party | Fillmore Dist.
Tuesday, February 9 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE, but an RSVP is requested.
| Fillmore Center Plaza
2016 Fat Tuesday Block Party | 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 and a spectacular New Orleans-style parade. Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore – Saturday, February 6, 2016 | 4-9 pm – Tuesday, February 9, 2016 | 5 pm Fillmore Center Plaza ...
Free Fat Tuesday Pre-Show Party & Second Line | The Chapel
Tuesday, February 9 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free pre-party, but concert tickets, food and drinks are for sale.
| The Chapel
Free Fat Tuesday Pre-Show Party & Second Line | The Chapel
The Chapel is throwing a Mardi Gras concert with a free pre-party throughout The Chapel and The Vestry beginning at 5 pm featuring New Orleans food and drink specials, live music inside and on the street with MJ’s Brass Boppers doing a second-line, plus Fat Tuesday party beads ...
Free Sneak Preview Movie: “How To Be Single” | SF
Tuesday, February 9 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| Century San Francisco Centre 9
Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “How To Be Single,” a romantic comedy starring Dakota Johnson, Leslie Mann, and Rebel Wilson. Free Film Screening: How To Be Single February 9, 2016 | 7:30 pm Secret Movie Theater Location in San Francisco RSVP code: HTBSFC Tickets available through https://www.wbtickets.com Tickets are free, but ...
Milkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight
Tuesday, February 9 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Milk Bar
Milkin' It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight

Every second and third Tuesday night of the month, the Milk Bar hosts Milkin’ It, a free night of comedy featuring local and national comics hosted by comedians Andrew Holmgren and Leslie Small. There’s never a cover nor a drink minimum. Doors open at 7:30 pm with comedy ...

Win Tix: Mardi Gras & New Orleans Style Party with Zigaboo Modeliste | The Chapel
Tuesday, February 9 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular cost: $18 adv / $20 doors
| The Chapel
Ziggy welcomes y’all to experience a fantastic evening of New Orleans style musical entertainment. Ziggy will be featured on drums, accompanied by his Classic New Orleans Band. Ziggy will be performing the hits made famous by the legendary New Orleans artists of yesteryear and today, ...
Haightian Democracy Free Stand-Up | SF
Tuesday, February 9 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Danny Coyle's
Haightian Democracy Free Stand-Up | SF

The Lower Haight’s free stand-up showcase is in an Irish bar every second Tuesday and is hosted by a guy named Logan Hesse. Entry is free and there will be $2.50 Tecates, $7 PB&J (Shot of Jameson and a PBR), and lots of laughs. Please note, this is ...

Fat Tuesday Celebration: DJ Party & Late Night Brunch Menu | SF
Tuesday, February 9 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| Bruno's Nightclub
Fat Tuesday Celebration: DJ Party & Late Night Brunch Menu | SF
Come out to a late night brunch party on Mardi Gras with beads, masks, boobs and outstanding music from a few of SF’s most acclaimed DJs on Fat Tuesday, February 9, 2016. Free, but an RSVP is requested. Sounds by DJs: Miles Medina, J Espinosa, Risk One, CLAKSAARB. Also featuring: D-RoQ Late Night Brunch (for purchase) ...

Wednesday, February 10

State-of-the-Art Green Building Tour | SF Public Utilities Office
State-of-the-Art Green Building Tour | SF Public Utilities Office

Take a guided tour of one of the nation’s greenest office buildings – the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Headquarters (SFPUC), at 2 pm on every second Wednesday of the month. Free, but an RSVP is required. Limited to maximum of 20 guests. Arrive 15 minutes prior to tour ...

“Haters Gonna Hate” Free Comedy Show | SF
Wednesday, February 10 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Royale
“Love Is 4 Suckas” Edition The headliner this month visiting from LA is the incomparable Kevin Camia, who has been on Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham and has a great album out titled, “Kindness.” Joining him are Scott Capurro, Shanti Charan, and Emma Haney.
Real Live Comedians Showcase | Mission Dist.
Real Live Comedians Showcase | Mission Dist.

Are you ready for some hot, live stand-up comedian action? Producer and performer Jason Mack brings you Real Live Comedians, a monthly showcase with some of the funniest talent in the Bay Area, every second Wednesday of the month. Exclusive deal: Free tickets for Funcheapers with RSVP; ...

Dream Queens Revue Drag Show | Tenderloin
Wednesday, February 10 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Aunt Charlie's Lounge
Dream Queens Revue Drag Show | Tenderloin

The Dream Queens Revue is San Francisco’s fabulicious drag show taking over Aunt Charlie’s Lounge every second and fourth Wednesday from 9:30-11:30 pm. Free, but come early for the best seats. “This unforgettable cabaret show is a must — sequined spectacle that’s not to be missed.” – ...

Thursday, February 11

Drop-in Steam Night: Free Sauna Inside a Giant Mirrored Egg | SF
Thursday, February 11 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Southern Exposure
Drop-in Steam Night: Free Sauna Inside a Giant Mirrored Egg | SF

Steam Work is Michael Parker’s first solo exhibition north of Los Angeles. At its core is Steam Egg 2, a mirrored sculpture housing a fully-functioning sauna. Steam Egg 2 is accompanied by suspended cascading cold rinse pools, wet and messy seating, and redwood and ceramic ...

Stock In Trade Open Bar & 3 Year Anniversary Party | SF
Thursday, February 11 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
| Stock In Trade
Stock In Trade Open Bar & 3 Year Anniversary Party | SF
Stock ‘n Trade wants to thank you for all the support and loyalty over the last three years, by throwing a cocktail party for the ages, which includes an open bar from 10-11 pm on Thursday, February 11, 2016. Free, but an RSVP is required. As usual, as the ...

Friday, February 12

Final Day: City Hall’s First Artist in Residence Art Show: Jeremy Fish | SF City Hall
Friday, February 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
Final Day: City Hall’s First Artist in Residence Art Show: Jeremy Fish | SF City Hall

100 works of art celebrating City Hall’s 100th Birthday. To celebrate 100 years of San Francisco City Hall, the San Francisco Arts Commission has commissioned 100 drawings by internationally renowned local artist Jeremy Fish as part of an exhibition titled O Glorious City, opening on November 4, ...

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, February 12 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
| Sightglass Coffee
Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa

Every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month, join Sightglass Coffee at their 7th Street training lab for good conversation, tasty coffees, and warm fuzzy feelings. The event is free, but space is limited so please RSVP if you plan on attending. Sightglass is an independent, sibling-owned ...

Grotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant
Friday, February 12 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5.
| Sports Basement (Bryant St.)
Grotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant
Here is the lineup for the 2/12 #GTITG: Jordan Cerminara Rajeev Dhar Sandra Risser Hence Singleton Phil Griffiths Nicole Love Morgan Ingrid Headliner: Steve Poggi Host: Mark Smalls Musical Guest: The Squeegees
“She Rocks” Live Music, Comedy & Drag Showcase | SF
Friday, February 12 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | The Fireside Lounge

Tired of seeing girls sing sad love songs and acoustic covers of top 40 hits? She Rocks features the most badass female dominant bands the Bay Area has to offer.  See women who rock the stage harder than any stickly strungout dudes in the biz, every ...

“Ain’t Mama’s Drag” Weekly Variety Show | SF
Friday, February 12 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Balançoire

San Francisco’s only drag variety show has Queens, Kings and live performers of every type imaginable. Expect the unexpected here. The audience cannot predict what hostess Cruzin d’Loo has dug up for their entertainment every Friday night at a respectable 8 pm… that’s the only thing respectable about ...

KQED & Indiefest Bad Art Gallery: Open Bar & Short Films | SF
Friday, February 12 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 518 Valencia
KQED & Indiefest Bad Art Gallery: Open Bar & Short Films | SF
Witness the triumphant return of the Bad Art Gallery with an all new show of truly terrible art, selectively curated from the finest thrift stores, flea markets and dumpsters of the Bay Area. But wait, you’ll also enjoy short film screenings all night. Meet this year’s ...
Win Tix: Train’s Rob Hotchkiss: Classic Sound & Lush Harmonies | Bottom of the Hill
Friday, February 12 – 9:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular price: $12
| Bottom of the Hill
Rob Hotchkiss is best known as the founding member of San Francisco band, Train. Rob won a Grammy Award (Best Rock Song) for “Drops of Jupiter”, and was the musical force behind hits such as “Meet Virginia”, “Free”, “I Am”, and “Get to Me”. After ...
Live Comedy Show: “Your F!#&ed Up Relationship” | SF
Friday, February 12 – 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 13

“FabFashionista” Valentine’s Warehouse Sale Extravaganza | SF
Join the FabFashionista Warehouse Sale Extravaganza featuring BCBG with over 2,000 dresses, tops, coats, sweaters, or find the perfect cocktail dress for Valentine’s Day – with sizes 0-12, all up to 70% off (additional 10% if you pay cash). Labels includeBCBG, FindersKeepers, Keepsake and more. FabFashionista Warehouse Sale Extravaganza Saturday, February 13, 2016 | ...
KNBR Giants FanFest 2016 | AT&T Park
Saturday, February 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Parking might be an additional charge
| AT&T Park
KNBR Giants FanFest 2016 | AT&T Park
KNBR’s 23rd Giants FanFest takes place at AT&T Park, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. The day typically includes live KNBR broadcasts on the field, player Q&As, viewing of the World Series trophies, free player autographs, places to take photos, a kids zone and more. Expect a chance to roam ...
Tulipmania 2016: Opening Day Tour & Free Mini Donuts | Pier 39
Saturday, February 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Tulipmania 2016: Opening Day Tour & Free Mini Donuts | Pier 39

Experience botanical bliss as Pier 39 comes alive with the vibrant colors of more than 39,000 blooming tulips and seasonal garden favorites during the annual Tulipmania flower festival. Tulipmania 2016 February 13-21, 2016 – Daily guided tours at 10 am Pier 39, San Francisco FREE Enjoy ...

History for Half Pints: Family Music & Games | California Historical Society
Saturday, February 13 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise , $5 at the door.
| California Historical Society
History for Half Pints: Family Music & Games | California Historical Society

History for Half Pints (the kid kind, not the drinking kind) is a monthly family day at the California Historical Society in San Francisco, featuring music, games and of course, history. The family day takes place every second Saturday of the month and is free ...

Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF
Saturday, February 13 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The School Farm
Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF

Come join a volunteer work party at The School Farm every second Saturday from noon to 4 pm to lend a hand and learn about farm work. All skill levels and abilities are welcome, even for moral support and comic relief. They will provide some ...

Steam & Sound Night: DJs & Sauna Inside a Giant Mirrored Egg | SF
Saturday, February 13 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required for Steam and Sound Saturday nights.
| Southern Exposure
Steam & Sound Night: DJs & Sauna Inside a Giant Mirrored Egg | SF

Steam Work is Michael Parker’s first solo exhibition north of Los Angeles. At its core is Steam Egg 2, a mirrored sculpture housing a fully-functioning sauna. Steam Egg 2 is accompanied by suspended cascading cold rinse pools, wet and messy seating, and redwood and ceramic ...

City Star Party & Telescope Night | SF
Saturday, February 13 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio Parade Grounds
City Star Party & Telescope Night | SF
Come join them for their monthly City Star Party. SFAA members provide telescopes for your viewing pleasure.