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Tuesday, February 6

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays
Tuesday, February 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) is one of the Bay Area’s premier venues for adventurous art. A multidisciplinary art center, the YBCA features exhibitions, performance, film/video, and community engagement programs, along with rotating art exhibits with a focus on contemporary and emerging art ...

Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, February 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Contemporary Jewish Museum
Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

The Contemporary Jewish Museum engages audiences of all  backgrounds through dynamic exhibitions and programs that explore contemporary perspectives on Jewish culture, history, art, and ideas. And the architecture of the Museum itself is a work of art. Embracing a range of artistic disciplines and media, ...

Cartoon Art Museum: First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day
Tuesday, February 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Pay What You Wish Day
| Cartoon Art Museum
Cartoon Art Museum: First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day

The Cartoon Art Museum has returned and so has the Pay What You Wish Days. Pay What You Wish Days create affordable experiences for all to ignite imaginations and foster the next generation of visual storytellers by celebrating the history of cartoon art, its role in ...

It’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight
Tuesday, February 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
It's Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight

Every first Tuesday at Milk Bar, San Francisco’s comedians are put to the test as they are given a random series of words and sentences seconds before getting on stage, where they then must construct entire two minute sets around each. This improv-standup hybrid then ...

Wednesday, February 7

GLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro
Wednesday, February 7 – 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 ...

“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF
Wednesday, February 7 – 6:00 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, ...

Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout
Wednesday, February 7 – 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 ...

“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night | SF
Wednesday, February 7 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kozy Kar Bar

Produced by three of San Francisco’s favorite comedians: Zack Chapaloni, Joe Gorman and Joey Avery;  Kozy Kar presents The Dirty Show. This standup comedy show features a wide variety of all types of humor, combining local and television talent at 8 pm every first Wednesday at ...

Thursday, February 8

“Show Us Your Spines” Indie Writers Reading Kick-Off | SF Main Library
Thursday, February 8 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SF Main Public Library
Featuring: Yolandi Cruz Thea Matthews Natalia Vigil Jamil Moises
Exploratorium After Dark: Peanuts & The Humidors | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Peanuts & The Humidors | Pier 15
Lose yourself in over 650 interactive exhibits exploring perception, art, and science at our adults-only After Dark. Grab your friends and a drink and get immersed in mind-bending experiences and unique, thought-provoking programs. The discovery of a new dish does more for human happiness than the ...

Friday, February 9

Rotunda Dance Series: Carnaval San Francisco with Fogo Na Roupa | SF City Hall
Friday, February 9 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
Rotunda Dance Series: Carnaval San Francisco with Fogo Na Roupa | SF City Hall

The “Rotunda Dance Series” is a set of  free monthly dance performances in San Francisco City Hall’s extraordinary rotunda, Dancers’ Group and World Arts West have once again partnered to bring audiences lunchtime glimpses into movement and musical traditions from around the world. Set amidst the ...

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, February 9 – 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 ...

2018 Russian Festival: Friday | Pacific Heights
Friday, February 9 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 adults; $8 Seniors/Students(25 & under); free for kids 12 and under
| Russian Center
2018 Russian Festival: Friday | Pacific Heights

Say “Da” and take a trip to Russia without leaving the Bay Area at the annual Russian Festival, a celebration of Russian food, dance, music and art. 30th Annual Russian Festival February 9, 10 and 11, 2018 – Friday: 5 pm-9:30 pm; Dance Party: 9:45 ...

Candlelight Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Grace Cathedral
Friday, February 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome
| Grace Cathedral
Candlelight Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Grace Cathedral

One evening a month (usually the second Friday, but not always), Grace Cathedral invites you to walk the labyrinth by candlelight and music and pray for peace in our hearts and peace in the world. The walk is hosted by the Labyrinth Guild. Always check the Labyrinth website for ...

“Millennials Ruin Everything”: Free Comedy & Oysters Night | El Rio
Friday, February 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, suggested donation $5
| El Rio

Millennials Ruin Everything is a monthly comedy showcase every 2nd Friday from 6-8 pm in the back room at El Rio. Each month, co-hosts Irene Tu and Dominique Gelin explore a new theme with guest comedians about why millennials suck/rock. Part comedy showcase, part interviews, ...

Grotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant
Friday, February 9 – 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

The Sports Basement Bryant Street store hosts the Good Times in the Grotto comedy night on (most) second Fridays of the month from 6:30-8:30 pm. Start your weekend off with a laugh with host and local comedian Anthony Medina who brings in a diverse lineup of ...

Inside Baseball: A Comedy Variety Show | SF
Inside Baseball: A Comedy Variety Show | SF

Inside Baseball is the only show in the Bay Area that provides every kind of comedy, every second Friday, for the low-price equivalent of a coffee. Free for Funcheapers who enter “FUNCHEAP” as a promo code at checkout. Otherwise, it’s $5. Each month, Endgames Improv’s incredibly popular ...

Saturday, February 10

KNBR Giants FanFest 2018 | AT&T Park
Saturday, February 10 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but there may be a parking charge
| AT&T Park
KNBR Giants FanFest 2018 | AT&T Park
KNBR’s 25th Giants FanFest takes place at AT&T Park, Saturday, February 10, 2018. The day typically includes live KNBR broadcasts on the field, player Q&As, free player autographs, places to take photos, a kids zone and more. Expect a chance to roam the field and meet players like Hunter Pence, ...
Volunteer: Elderly Valentine Visits | Little Brothers
Saturday, February 10 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but volunteer registration is required.
| Little Brothers - Friends of the Elderly San Francisco Bay Area
Volunteer: Elderly Valentine Visits | Little Brothers
Join the Little Brothers crew for the first home visit event of 2018. Sign up to visit an elder and share the Valentine spirit of love through friendship. Bring along a friend, partner or family member and share the love with an isolated elder. The more ...
2018 Chinese New Year Flower Fair | Chinatown
Saturday, February 10 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
2018 Chinese New Year Flower Fair | Chinatown

Each year, the Chinese New Year Flower Fair takes place the weekend before the Lunar New Year holiday, so that families can enjoy the festive atmosphere and purchase their traditional holiday plants, flowers and fruits, while enjoying traditional Chinese dance, music, art and cultural displays. 2018 Chinese ...

Tulipmania 2018: Opening Day | Pier 39
Saturday, February 10 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Tulipmania 2018: Opening Day | 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 2018 February 10-18, 2018 – Daily guided tours at 10 am Pier 39, San Francisco FREE Enjoy ...

Chinese New Year Mini-Parade 2018 | Chinatown
Saturday, February 10 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | St. Mary’s Square
Chinese New Year Mini-Parade 2018 | Chinatown
Experience what the original Chinese New Year Parade was like 150 years ago while you sneak a peek at what the larger Lunar New Year parade will bring. Chinese New Year Mini-Parade Preview Saturday, January 21, 2017 | 10:30 am Grant Ave. from California to Pacific, Chinatown FREE The procession begins ...
2018 Russian Festival: Saturday | Pacific Heights
Saturday, February 10 – All Day | Cost: $12*
*$12 adults; $8 Seniors/Students(25 & under); free for kids 12 and under
| Russian Center
2018 Russian Festival: Saturday | Pacific Heights

Say “Da” and take a trip to Russia without leaving the Bay Area at the annual Russian Festival, a celebration of Russian food, dance, music and art. 30th Annual Russian Festival February 9, 10 and 11, 2018 – Friday: 5 pm-9:30 pm; Dance Party: 9:45 ...

Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF
Saturday, February 10 – 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 ...

“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | SF
Saturday, February 10 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
| Monument

Join in at the Monument (140 9th St), for figure drawing accompanied by live musicians, working to make affordable events for artists in SF. There will be easels provided and some materials for drop-ins. There is a $15-25 suggested donation; tickets can be purchased in ...

Anti-Heart Day Polkapalooza: German Beer Hall w/ Live Polka | SF
Saturday, February 10 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but an RSVP is encouraged. Bring money for food and drinks.
| Schroeder's Restaurant
Anti-Heart Day Polkapalooza: German Beer Hall w/ Live Polka | SF
Skip the sappy Valentine’s Day norms and come out to a proper anti-heart day party – German Beer Hall style. Enjoy local and German craft brews flowing from multiple taps, plus beer hall games. No sad, sad love songs here; enjoy your Anti-Valentine’s Party with a live ...
Valentine’s Day Sock Hop: ’50s Rock ‘n Roll Dance Party | Presidio
Saturday, February 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club
Valentine’s Day Sock Hop: '50s Rock 'n Roll Dance Party | Presidio
Hop back to the 1950s for Valentine’s Day in the Presidio. Be there or be square with live Rock ‘n’ Roll from The Ely Brothers & The Doubletake Band. Doors open at 6:30 pm. The tremendously popular Valentine’s Day dance returns on its fourth year. Be there or ...

Sunday, February 11

2018 Chinese New Year Flower Fair | Chinatown
Sunday, February 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
2018 Chinese New Year Flower Fair | Chinatown

Each year, the Chinese New Year Flower Fair takes place the weekend before the Lunar New Year holiday, so that families can enjoy the festive atmosphere and purchase their traditional holiday plants, flowers and fruits, while enjoying traditional Chinese dance, music, art and cultural displays. 2018 Chinese ...

KUSF’s Rock ‘n’ Swap Record Fair | USF
KUSF's Rock 'n' Swap Record Fair | USF

KUSF’s Rock-n-Swap is a Giant Music Lover’s Fair where about dealers and vendors come from all over to sell music related items in various formats and genres along with hard-to-find rarities including a huge amount of vinyl as well as memorabilia in this 6,000+ square-foot venue. ...

2018 Russian Festival: Sunday | Pacific Heights
Sunday, February 11 – All Day | Cost: $12*
*$12 adults; $8 Seniors/Students(25 & under); free for kids 12 and under
| Russian Center
2018 Russian Festival: Sunday | Pacific Heights

Say “Da” and take a trip to Russia without leaving the Bay Area at the annual Russian Festival, a celebration of Russian food, dance, music and art. 30th Annual Russian Festival February 9, 10 and 11, 2018 – Friday: 5 pm-9:30 pm; Dance Party: 9:45 ...