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Sunday, May 29

Treasure Island Flea 5th Birthday Bash w/ Derby Girls | Sunday
Sunday, May 29 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Great Lawn
Treasure Island Flea 5th Birthday Bash w/ Derby Girls | Sunday
Funcheap is partnering with Treasure Island Flea to make their 5th birthday weekend one to remember. Get a $5 FunCheapSF voucher when you RSVP on Facebook and visit the Funcheap SF booth at the front entrance. Spend your $5 at any of the participating vendors (vendors will have ...
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
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. Get ready for yummy offerings available for purchase from San Francisco’s favorite eateries and food trucks, a lively atmosphere and ...

USS San Francisco WWII Memorial Ceremony | SF
Sunday, May 29 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | USS San Francisco Memorial Park
USS San Francisco WWII Memorial Ceremony | SF
Join the USS San Francisco (CA-38) memorial ceremony on Sunday, May 29, 2016, dedicated to the 100 Sailors and seven Marines killed in action during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on November 12-13, 1942. The ceremony is all for all the men who served, fought and ...
Free Memorial Day Patriotic Music Concert | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, May 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Memorial Day Patriotic Music Concert | Golden Gate Park Band

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 134th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm and are free and open to the public. All concerts feature music of specific ...

Win Tix: Classical Revolution Orchestra: Beethoven & Bowie | Fort Mason To celebrate their 10th anniversary, Classical Revolution is throwing one hell of a party. They’ll be playing Beethoven’s epic Symphony No. 3  alongside the work of the legendary Starman. Classical Revolution has a reputation for bringing a modern energy to timeless works of art and ...
“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, May 29 – 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, May 30

Rare Walking Tour: American History in Golden Gate Park | SF
Monday, May 30 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Conservatory of Flowers
Rare Walking Tour: American History in Golden Gate Park | SF
Here are statues, plaques, monuments and trees in Golden Gate Park that commemorate events in American history. This two hour walk takes you to sites familiar and unfamiliar to most visitors. Come for a nice walk in the Park as we review American history. Meet in ...
21st Annual Sh*t-Kickin’ Memorial Day Party: Outdoor Twang Fest & BBQ | El Rio
21st Annual Sh*t-Kickin' Memorial Day Party: Outdoor Twang Fest & BBQ | El Rio
Always one to go for the foul mouth, El Rio marks this holiday with their 21st Annual Sh*t Kickin’ Memorial Day on . This party is finally old enough to drink and hooooo-eeeee do they plan on getting it good and toasty with a classic mix ...

Tuesday, May 31

Final Day: 2016 Humor Exhibit “Animal House” | SF Library
Tuesday, May 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Final Day: 2016 Humor Exhibit

Every year during the month of April, the San Francisco Public Library presents a Wit & Humor exhibit at the Main Branch. Naturally, the opening day is April Fool’s Day. The exhibit is on display April 1 – May 31, 2016. The 2016 exhibit features a selection of materials ...

Rare Walking Tour: SF’s 20th Century Glass | Financial Dist.
Tuesday, May 31 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Tadich Grill
Rare Walking Tour: SF's 20th Century Glass | Financial Dist.
The tour examines the great varieties of glass in 20th Century San Francisco, from the Financial District to Union Square. It will be found underfoot, overhead, and in the wall; in buildings by famous masters and by lesser-known local practitioners. 242 California Street (Tadich Grill) between ...
Bookbinders Museum Tour: Watch 19th Century Equipment & History | SF
Bookbinders Museum Tour: Watch 19th Century Equipment & History | SF

The American Bookbinders Museum, located in the heart of San Francisco’s SOMA district, is dedicated to showcasing bookbinding’s history, craft, and practice. Watch functioning 19th century bookbinding equipment, and find out how books were, and are, made. You’ll never look at a book the same ...

Free Rare Potrero Hill Guided Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Tuesday, May 31 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Potrero Hill Neighborhood Center
Free Rare Potrero Hill Guided Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Potrero Hill is a diverse neighborhood on one of our many hills that has an interesting history, fascinating characters, vistas to the four winds and great weather. This hill even has a unique brewery and a one-of-a kind church across the street from each other. Meet ...

Wednesday, June 1

SF Zoo Free Admission Day
SF Zoo Free Admission Day

The San Francisco Zoo, Northern California’s largest zoological park and conservation center, periodically offers free admission for San Francisco residents. This urban oasis, nestled against the Pacific Ocean, provides a comfortable climate all year round.  You’ll enjoy seeing the 250 different animal species in naturalistic surroundings, ...

GLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro
Wednesday, June 1 – 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 ...

Free Guided Shuttle Tour: History, Nature & Hidden Nooks | Presidio
Free Guided Shuttle Tour: History, Nature & Hidden Nooks | Presidio

Hop on the Presidio Trust’s monthly free guided shuttle tour which introduces visitors to the park’s historic areas, wild open spaces, and hidden nooks with an emphasis on projects that are shaping the Presidio today. Free, but an RSVP is required. Call (415) 561-2793 or email presidio@presidiotrust.gov. Space ...

Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout
Wednesday, June 1 – 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 ...

“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF
Wednesday, June 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donation-based admission
| Eagle Tavern

Safe Words is a comedy show at a leather bar that features the talent of nationally touring comics, to local favorites. Faces from Comedy Central, Conan, Reddit & Vice have graced the stage. Even Margaret Cho (HBO, 30 Rock) has stopped by. Every first Wednesday, ...

“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night & Free Pizza | SF
Wednesday, June 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kozy Kar Bar

Produced by two of San Francisco’s fastest rising stars: Zack Chapaloni and Joe Gorman, Kozy Kar Bar presents The Dirty Show w/ Zack & Joe. This standup comedy show features a wide variety of all types of humor, combining local and television talent at 8 pm ...

Free Theatre Night: “Present Laughter” Witty WWII Comedy | SF
Wednesday, June 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Must enter promo code on BrownPaperTickets website to get free tickets.
| Eureka Theatre
Free Theatre Night:

Theatre Rhinoceros invites you to party with the master of wit Noël Coward. Present Laughter is one of Coward’s most personal and wittiest comedies. This semi-autobiographical comedy follows a self-obsessed actor’s mid-life crisis as he freely indulges his considerable appetite for wine, women and sleeping ...

Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF
Wednesday, June 1 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| The Showdown
Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF

Every first Wednesday of the month, Josh Holub presents three of his favorite comedians from the Bay Area and beyond for Showtime at Showdown. Past performers have gone on to perform on NBC, Comedy Central and major motion pictures., so this is your chance to ...

Thursday, June 2

Qualify for Free Dental Fillings & Deep Cleaning | SF
Qualify for Free Dental Fillings & Deep Cleaning | SF

Need dental fillings or a deep cleaning? If you’re age 18 and older, you may qualify for free treatment by participating in the clinical portion of a dental licensure exam. Dental students will hold free screenings to select potential patients on April 18, 28; May 2, ...

Free First Thursdays | Chinese Historical Society
Thursday, June 2 – 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. ...

First Thursday Art Party at the Phoenix Hotel | SF
Thursday, June 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Phoenix Hotel
First Thursday Art Party at the Phoenix Hotel | SF

The Phoenix Hotel hosts Daylighted Inc for a First Thursday art opening showing great artworks while enjoying drinks, snacks, and good people. Free, but an RSVP is required. You can also get the VIP for $10 which includes 2 drinks. Whether you come to enjoy the ...

Free Yoga Class Among Stained Glass | SF
Free Yoga Class Among Stained Glass | SF

Engage in an ancient practice in a sacred space – a church sanctuary. People of all faiths, perspectives, age, and yoga experience are are invited to join teacher Erin Mariani, on the 1st Thursday and 3rd Thursdays at 6 pm for vinyasa flow yoga at ...

Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin
Thursday, June 2 – 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 ...

First Thursdays Art + Live Music at The Red Vic | Haight
Thursday, June 2 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Red Victorian
First Thursdays Art + Live Music at The Red Vic | Haight

The first Thursday of every month, The Red Vic hosts a free art and music show, featuring local artists and musicians starting at 6:30 pm. The Red Vic in the Haight, is a 20 room, mixed-use co-living hotel, hostel and collaboration space exploring participatory decision making, nomadic ...

New Village Comedy Night | Nob Hill
Thursday, June 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | New Village Cafe
New Village Comedy Night | Nob Hill

New Village Comedy Night is a free comedy showcase held every 1st Thursday of the month at New Village Cafe located at 1426 Polk St. (between Pine & California). The show brings together some of the Bay Area’s finest comics along with the occasional special ...

New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.
Thursday, June 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Artists' Television Access
New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.

The Bay Area’s only Open Screening for up and coming filmmakers takes place on the first Thursday of each month at Artists’ Television Access in the Mission. Come enjoy a supportive community of filmmakers and see your work on the big screen. Feel free to ...

“Nightlife on Mars” Underground Comedy Night | SF
Thursday, June 2 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Murphy's Pub

Nightlife on Mars is an underground comedy club at Murphy’s Pub produced and hosted by Joe Nguyen. It’s a free weekly showcase of local (and sometimes national) comedy talent right in the heart of downtown San Francisco. Subtle but sharp, laid-back yet engaging, Joe Nguyen is ...

Friday, June 3

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, June 3 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center

Nearly 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party; it’s also California’s largest weekly street food market.  Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-10 pm at the historic waterfront campus of ...