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Saturday, March 7

Mt. Sutro Enchanting Forest Hike | Cole Valley
Saturday, March 7 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Donations are strongly encouraged.
| Cole & Parnassus
Mt. Sutro Enchanting Forest Hike | Cole Valley

Deep within the city of San Francisco a forest grows. It’s a complex one, overrun with invasive vines and other political drama. It’s incredible to hike through, now that the Sutro Stewards have (recently) provided a working trail network. On this forest hike, you’ll see hidden …

2015 Chinese Spring Festival: Saturday | Chinatown
Saturday, March 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Chinese Culture Center
2015 Chinese Spring Festival: Saturday | Chinatown

The Chinese Cultural Center hosts their annual Spring Festival to help celebrate The Year of the Sheep on from 11:30 am to 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday, March 7-8, 2015. The festival features exhibitions, crafts, demonstrations, Chinese dance performances, martial arts, and  they will also ...

Chinese Historical Society Pre-Parade Mini Festival | SF
Saturday, March 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chinese Historical Society
Chinese Historical Society Pre-Parade Mini Festival | SF

Going to San Francisco’s Chinese New Year Parade? Head to the Chinese Historical Society before the parade for a full day of programs including live music, gallery tours, new exhibits, a dragon dance performance, and more to welcome in the Year of the Ram.
Chinese Historical Society Lunar Year …

Creative Family Fun: Nature Bookmarks | SF
Saturday, March 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Presidio Officers' Club
Creative Family Fun: Nature Bookmarks | SF

Use natural resources collected throughout the Presidio to make your own special bookmark.

Explorer Kit Workshop: The Society of Submerged Culture | SF
Saturday, March 7 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| StoreFrontLab
Explorer Kit Workshop: The Society of Submerged Culture | SF

StoreFrontLab presents The Society of Submerged Culture, a project by Bay Area artist Lauren Hartman including works by Jacques Cousteau, Jean Painlevé, and Irwin Allen. The Society of Submerged Culture The Society reveals the many layers of San Francisco’s undersea history, ranging from sunken ships under the ...

Shadow Puppet Performace & Workshop | Presidio
Saturday, March 7 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club
Shadow Puppet Performace & Workshop | Presidio

Discover the magical world of shadow puppetry with Daniel Barash of the Shadow Puppet Workshop. Daniel will first perform, bringing best-loved stories from around the world to life on the shadow puppet screen. Afterwards, he’ll conduct a hands-on shadow puppet workshop, in which participants can …

Mission Cop Watch: Know Your Rights | SF
Saturday, March 7 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Modern Times Bookstore
Mission Cop Watch: Know Your Rights | SF

Mission Cop Watch will be conducting an information session on legal rights basics, should you become the victim of police harassment from 3-5 pm on March 7.
Know your rights and know when you say essential phrases like, “Am I free to go?”, “I don’t consent to …

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 ...

2015 Lower Haight Spring Art Walk | SF
Saturday, March 7 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lower Haight
2015 Lower Haight Spring Art Walk | SF

The Lower Haight Art Walk returns for spring with 50 different businesses participating with deals, discounts, music, art, food and more.
The Lower Haight Spring Art Walk
Saturday, March 7, 2015 | 5-9 pm
Haight Street, btwn Scott and Webster, SF
FREE
2015 Spring Art Walk Special Events:

Two Jack’s Nik’s Place: Storm Brew …

2015 Chinese New Year Parade: Floats, Acrobatics & Firecrackers | SF
Saturday, March 7 – 5:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
2015 Chinese New Year Parade: Floats, Acrobatics & Firecrackers | SF

Named one of the world’s top ten parades, the Chinese New Year Parade in San Francisco is the largest celebration of its kind outside of Asia.
Typically over 100 groups will participate in the parade and many of the floats and specialty groups will be featuring …

2nd Annual “The Wire” Trivia Night | SF
Saturday, March 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Madrone Art Bar
2nd Annual

Love The Wire? Come on down to Madrone Art Bar in San Francisco for a Wire-inspired trivia game with Tamara Palmer and Dave Paul. It’s All In The Game.
The Wire episodes will play on video screens to set the atmosphere while music that was featured in the …

Win Tix: Shaken, Not Stirred: SF Gay Men’s Chorus 007 Casino Cabaret | SF

The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus Divas are throwing their second annual Casino Cabaret – an evening of fabulous games, drinks and musical performances.
Ru Paul’s Drag Race superstar, Honey Mahogany, will be a musical guest and a must-see. Raffle prizes include Rickshaw Bagworks bags, DeYoung Museum …

RAWdance Modern Dance Showcase: Saturday | SF
Saturday, March 7 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $1*
*Pay what you can at the door and for coffee, popcorn and other snacks.
| Joe Goode Annex
RAWdance Modern Dance Showcase: Saturday | SF

RAWdance presents its annual CONCEPT series, an informal and intimate salon of contemporary dance that the SF Weekly called the “Best Way to Sample S.F.’s Contemporary Dance Scene”. The twice-yearly salon focuses on intimacy and innovation, offering a view into the various stages of dance creation with veteran ...

Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, March 7 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
| San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF

Sailors and scallywags alike gather around for an evening of traditional sea songs and chanteys for the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park’s monthly chantey on the first Saturday night of each month at 8 pm. Park rangers will lead the public in traditional sea-faring tunes ...

Prince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa
Saturday, March 7 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Madrone Art Bar
Prince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa

Pay tribute to both the King of Pop and the Purple One every first Saturday of the month at the Madrone Art Bar’s “The Prince and Michael Experience,” which celebrates their work with a healthy dose of competition as fans go head-to-head on the dance ...

“Push The Feeling” Free DJ Night & Art Walk After Party | Lower Haight
Saturday, March 7 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free all night with RSVP
| Underground SF

Push The Feeling is throwing a free party that doubles as the Lower Haight Art Walk After Party.
Push The Feeling returns to Underground SF this Saturday for a free night of disco, house and boogie cuts vinyl enthusiasts Zodiac Disco, YR SKULL and Kevin Meenan.
Free all night …

Win Tix: Sister Crayon: Heavy Beats & Haunting Melodies | Rickshaw Stop
Saturday, March 7 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular price: $12
| Rickshaw Stop

An off and on recluse, Terra Lopez spent countless hours in her Northern California bedroom each day, recording hundreds of gritty, personal demos with her classical guitar and MPC.
Lopez met Dani Fernandez and they bonded over hip-hop and the MPC. Inseparable, the duo started collaborating …

Sunday, March 8

2015 Chinatown Street Fair: Sunday | SF
Sunday, March 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Portsmouth Square
2015 Chinatown Street Fair: Sunday | SF

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Chinatown. The Chinatown Community Street Fair takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Parade and is an opportunity to experience Chinese cultural arts such as lantern and kite making, calligraphy, fine arts demonstrations, folk dance, ...

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Parkside & Sunset Residents
Sunday, March 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Parkside & Sunset Residents

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

Free Yoga: Mellow Sunday Morning Vinyasa | SF
Sunday, March 8 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Please arrive 15 minutes early to reserve your spot.
| Art Attack SF
Free Yoga: Mellow Sunday Morning Vinyasa | SF

ArtAttackSF will host free yoga sessions right in the gallery from 10-11:30 am on Sundays beginning March 8 through April 26, 2015. This hour and a half yoga session welcomes all levels mellow vinyasa, and will provide plenty of creative inspiration as you stretch out ...

Creative Family Fun: Nature Bookmarks | SF
Sunday, March 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Presidio Officers' Club
Creative Family Fun: Nature Bookmarks | SF

Use natural resources collected throughout the Presidio to make your own special bookmark.

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, March 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio from 11 am to 4 pm every Sunday through the fall at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Expect yummy offerings available for purchase from San Francisco’s favorite eateries and food trucks, Mimosa and Bloody Mary drink kits, ...

Family Day at the Wharf & Pier 39 | SF
Sunday, March 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Fisherman's Wharf
Family Day at the Wharf & Pier 39 | SF

Fisherman’s Wharf and Pier 39 are partnering to bring you Family Day to the Wharf, part of the Embarcadero Sunday Streets event on March 8, 2015, the first of the 2015 season.
This event will take place at Pier 39′s entrance plaza and in the Fisherman’s …

2015 Chinese Spring Festival: Sunday | Chinatown
Sunday, March 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chinese Culture Center
2015 Chinese Spring Festival: Sunday | Chinatown

The Chinese Cultural Center hosts their annual Spring Festival to help celebrate The Year of the Sheep on from 11:30 am to 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday, March 7-8, 2015. The festival features exhibitions, crafts, demonstrations, Chinese dance performances, martial arts, and  they will also ...

Win Tix: Love/Make: The Bold Italic’s Indie Wedding Expo | SF

San Francisco is a DIY and design-friendly hotspot, and The Bold Italic hosting a wedding expo and guide that show off the best this city has to offer modern lovers.
The event will bring together over 50 of the best vendors, venues, makers, and big-day experts …