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Sunday, July 27

2014 Kinky “Up Your Alley” Fair | SoMa
Sunday, July 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a donations are requested.
| Dore Alley
2014 Kinky

This is no indie hipster fair with hand-knit scarves, folk music or a baked goods; the 2014 Up Your Alley Fair is full of vendors to satisfy your needs – so long as it’s bondage, animal role play, kink, leather straps, whips, paddles, latex outfits …

Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, July 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | County Fair Building
Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park

The Vintage Paper Fair has one of the West Coast’s largest selection of postcards, trade cards, stereoviews, photography, labels, brochures, Victorian transportation, sports memorabilia, and all manner of curious, beautiful and interesting old paper. There are over a million items for sale. Enjoy free admission.

2014 Bon Odori Japanese Street Festival & Parade | SF
Sunday, July 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Buddhist Church of San Francisco
2014 Bon Odori Japanese Street Festival & Parade | SF

The Ginza Bazaar is a 76 year old San Francisco Japantown tradition offering two days of games, entertainment, Japanese food, bingo shopping, camaraderie, and more at the Buddhist Church of San Francisco from July 26-27, 2014. The highlight of the weekend will be the traditional ...

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, July 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio every Sunday through the fall starting on April 6, 2014 (11 am to 4 pm) at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect live music, free games and stands from San Francisco restaurants, food trucks, local ...

Disney Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, July 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Disney Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band

On July 27, 2014, the Golden Gate Park Band treats San Francisco with a program of Disney favorites and classics.
Expect to hear songs from Fantasia, Mary Poppins, Pinochio, The Little Mermaid, Pirates of the Caribbean Snow White, The Lion King and music from Disneyland rides.

San Francisco Symphony in the Plaza | Civic Center
Sunday, July 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
San Francisco Symphony in the Plaza | Civic Center

The San Francisco Symphony presents their annual free outdoor concert in the heart of the city in Civic Center Plaza on Sunday,  July 27, 2014.
Surrounded by the city’s landmarks, enjoy an inspiring afternoon of classics, culture, and fun.
In 2014, conductor Edwin Outwater leads the orchestra …

Final 2014 Free Summer Circus Day w/ Circus Bella | SF
Sunday, July 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Heron's Head Park
Final 2014 Free Summer Circus Day w/ Circus Bella | SF

Circus Bella is an open air, one-ring circus featuring amazing circus artists performing tricks like the static trapeze, rope walking, juggling, contortion, unicycle, clowning, acrobatics, and more set to an original score performed by live musicians. The 2014 show, Here We Go!, is a completely new 60-minute, one-ring circus showcasing ...

San Francisco Mixtape Society: “Animal Instinct ” | Mission Dist.
Sunday, July 27 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Make-Out Room
San Francisco Mixtape Society:

Animal Instinct – July 27, 2014
It’s time again for another San Francisco Mixtape Society event. The theme is “Animal Instinct” and the event will take place at the Make Out Room.
Pre-submit a mixtape for the Judges Choice Award via their website.

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, July 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...

Win Tix: The Love City Music Festival | SoMa
Sunday, July 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Tickets are $20 or $15 if you use code LOVE
| 715 Harrison St.
The Love City Music Festival | SoMa

The first ever Love City Music Festival showcases SF’s thriving independent music scene featuring 9 local musical acts, plus live painting  and $2 draft beers.
The goal is to provide a home for bay area music, so you can discover a bright new generation of bands and artists.

“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, July 27 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room

Return of the Cypher (ROTC) is free live Hip-Hop show every Sunday at the Boom Boom Room that features an ever-changing lineup of artists and improvised sessions (know as “cyphers”) where beatboxers, emcees, and musicians collaborate in a spontaneous combustion of soulful skill. Every week, The ...

Monday, July 28

Free Monday Workout: Cardio & Strength | Fort Mason
Monday, July 28 – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Green
Free Monday Workout: Cardio & Strength | Fort Mason

Every Monday, November Project San Francisco meets in Fort Mason for a combination of cardio and strength exercises that are sure to leave you stronger than the day before. Come at 6:30 am for hugs, sweat and cheers.  The workouts are always free and they encourage all ...

“Corazón Under the Dome” 3D Light Show | Westfield Centre
Monday, July 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Westfield San Francisco Centre

Corazón Under the Dome is a short, fun, animated 3D light spectacular that’s a celebration of the heart of San Francisco. Showcasing iconic San Francisco images and songs, this dazzling show rocks through the city’s history from the Gold Rush to the Summer of Love and ...

“Jury Duty” Comedy Improv Battle | Haight
Monday, July 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar

Jury Duty is a show that meshes improvisational humor with the wit and quickness of stand-up comedy every fourth Monday at 7 pm at Milk Bar. A debate style show where the crowd declares the winner over three different rounds. Usually Jury Duty sucks, but ...

Monday Nonsense Comedy Night w/ Kate Willett | SF
Monday, July 28 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Showdown
Monday Nonsense Comedy Night w/ Kate Willett | SF

July 28, 2014:

Susannah Chovnick
Jason Dove
Jules Posner
Ashton Tate
Anthony Medina
Sergio Barajas

Headlining: Kate Willett (SF Punchline)

Melt the Mic Free Comedy Night | North Beach
Monday, July 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Melt Cafe
Melt the Mic Free Comedy Night | North Beach

Griffin Daley presents a fortnightly stand-up comedy showcase every other Monday at Melt Cafe in North Beach. Come by for great comedy and Melt Cafe wine and beer specials as well as fondues for purchase.

Tuesday, July 29

Lunchtime Outdoor Twister Party & Classic ’60s Board Games | SoMa
Tuesday, July 29 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free (admission to the CJM is not included).
| Contemporary Jewish Museum
Lunchtime Outdoor Twister Party & Classic '60s Board Games | SoMa

Take a mid-day break and visit the Contemporary Jewish Museum’s game cart on Jessie Square Plaza from noon to 1 pm on Tuesdays, July 8, 15, 22 and 29, 2014. Bring your friends and coworkers and play classic mid-century games from Twister to Trouble to Operation, ...

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night | Nob Hill
Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night | Nob Hill

Wind down every Tuesday night this summer with a free wine tasting and screening of a classic movie. Throughout the summer of 2014, enjoy free screenings of classics like “West Side Story,” “Sixteen Candles,” and “When Harry Met Sally” while sipping on wine samples from the likes ...

Wednesday, July 30

Pizza, Projects & Spiked Juice: Back to School Night at General Assembly | SF
Wednesday, July 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but the only pre-requisite for this party is an RSVP to attend.
| General Assembly
Pizza, Projects & Spiked Juice: Back to School Night at General Assembly | SF

Funcheap is teaming up with General Assembly, San Francisco’s tech, business and design education hub, to present a jam-packed evening with all your school time favorites.
Free, but the only pre-requisite for this party is an RSVP to attend.
At this Back to School night, you’ll enjoy:

Home Room …

Thursday, July 31

El Presidio Archaeology Excavation | May – October
Thursday, July 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)
El Presidio Archaeology Excavation | May - October

The Presidio Trust invites visitors to witness archaeology in action at Pershing Square from May through October, 9 am to 4 pm, Thursday-Saturday. Archaeologists are embarking on a long-term research project to excavate El Presidio de San Francisco, the Spanish-colonial archaeological site buried just below the ...

Classic San Francisco Movie Day “Dark Passage” | Main Library
Thursday, July 31 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Classic San Francisco Movie Day

Enjoy free movies all summer long at your neighborhood library during the 3rd Annual San Francisco Library Film Festival. Every movie being screened is either set in San Francisco or was filmed here. The 2014 edition of this free film festival features San Francisco classics ...

Corazón Summer Acoustic Concerts | Westfield Centre
Thursday, July 31 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Westfield San Francisco Centre
Corazón Summer Acoustic Concerts | Westfield Centre

Westfield San Francisco Centre is hosting live acoustical performances by Bay Area musicians under the dome on Thursday, Friday and Saturday afternoons from 3-5 pm throughout the duration of Corazón Under the Dome (July 4-August 17, 2014). Celebrating San Francisco’s rich musical past and present, these ...

“Changemaker Under 30″ Tech Talk: Adam Goldstein | General Assembly
Thursday, July 31 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Complimentary refreshments will be served.
| General Assembly

General Assembly, San Francisco’s tech, business and design education hub, is showcasing young leaders who are part of the engine that keeps our amazing city going, is providing you the perfect opportunity to learn from their entrepreneurial spirit.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
July’s Changemaker Under …

Win Tix: The Habit of Art: A Very British Comedy Play | SF
The Habit of Art: A Very British Comedy Play | SF

The Habit of Art, Alan Bennett’s new play, is as much about the theatre as it is about poetry or music.
It looks at the unsettling desires of two difficult men, and at the ethics of biography. It reflects on growing old, on creativity and inspiration, …

Free Comet Club Comedy | SF
Thursday, July 31 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Comet Club
Free Comet Club Comedy | SF

Comet Club Comedy is a weekly free comedy showcase at the Comet Club in the Marina district of San Francisco, featuring local Bay Area comedians and special guests hosted by Ben Feldman. Comet Club Comedy Every Thursday | 8:30-10 pm Comet Club, 3111 Fillmore Street, ...