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Wednesday, March 11

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 noon 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 ...

Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories: Final Day | SF
Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories: Final Day | SF

Tall ships are back in the Bay Area offering free walk-on tours while docked in between their cruises.  Check the Public Sail Schedule to see which ships will be docked at your nearest port. Self guided tours are free. A voluntary $3 per-person donation helps defray expenses. Sailing tickets are ...

Free Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF
Wednesday, March 11 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | UCSF Osher Center
Free Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF

Laughter is contagious and has a powerful and immediate effect on our mind, body and spirit. Laughter Yoga involves deep breathing, stretching, clapping and laughter exercises and takes place on two Wednesdays each month from 5:30-6:30 pm. Free, but an RSVP is required. The laughter exercises ...

Town Hall To End Homelessness | SF
Wednesday, March 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Nourse Theatre
Town Hall To End Homelessness | SF

Do you want to help end homelessness in San Francisco?
Then join 1500 people on March 11th for the inaugural #EndHomelessness Town Hall, where you can learn about impactful new solutions to ending homelessness and ask questions to political leaders like SoMa Supervisor Jane Kim.
In San …

“Haters Gonna Hate” Free Comedy Show | SF
Wednesday, March 11 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Royale

Haters Gonna Hate is a niche comedy showcase created by Josef Anolin where comedians give you a piece of the darkest corners of their minds while simultaneously being kept on their toes by the antics of the show’s co-hosts, Josef Anolin and Chris Riggins, with Kaseem ...

Industrial Ragtime Concert Night: Parlor Tricks | The Chapel
Wednesday, March 11 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Chapel
Industrial Ragtime Concert Night: Parlor Tricks | The Chapel

Parlor Tricks is the world’s first and foremost industrial ragtime band. They are an acoustic-era pre-jazz band led with sultry vocals, resonator guitar, upright bass and drums.
The music is a mix of early 1900s pop, blues and swing, and originals distinguished by heavy doses of syncopation …

Dream Queens Revue Drag Show | Tenderloin
Wednesday, March 11 – 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, March 12

Cup ‘o Comedy with Danny Dechi | SF
Thursday, March 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Emma's Coffee House
Cup 'o Comedy with Danny Dechi | SF

Join Danny Dechi – comedian and world’s only pencil musician – and his funny friends for a Cup ‘o Comedy at Emma’s Coffee House. Come by every second and fourth Thursdays for your cup o’ comedy.

Golden Gate Bridge Inside View: Art, Architecture, Photography | SF
Thursday, March 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club
Golden Gate Bridge Inside View: Art, Architecture, Photography | SF

Few people have come to know the Golden Gate Bridge, inside and out, as extensively as Bob David. An architect and photographer, he has spent 41 years working at the bridge, serving for the first 30 years as design director for the Golden Gate Bridge …

Playtesting Bash: Try Out Brand New Games
Thursday, March 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
Playtesting Bash: Try Out Brand New Games

Sandbox is a monthly designing and playtesting event from Come Out and Play SF that takes place every second Thursday of the month. It’s like a mix between an open mic and a game jam, specifically for real world games and participatory experiences. There is a ...

Win Tix: Golden Void: Kindred Rock Musical Spirits | Great American Music Hall
Thursday, March 12 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $14
| Great American Music Hall

The members of Golden Void have been connected musically off and on since they were teenagers. After playing in various bands together and apart throughout high school and the intervening years, Isaiah Mitchell (guitar/vocals, also of Earthless), Aaron Morgan (bass), and Justin Pinkerton (drums) coalesced …

Friday, March 13

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Richmond Dist. Residents
Friday, March 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Richmond Dist. 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 ...

Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories: First Day | Sausalito
Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories: First Day | Sausalito

Tall ships are back in the Bay Area offering free walk-on tours while docked in between their cruises.  Check the Public Sail Schedule to see which ships will be docked at your nearest port. Self guided tours are free. A voluntary $3 per-person donation helps defray expenses. Sailing tickets are ...

Presidio Sessions: The B3LLA Piano Trio | SF
Friday, March 13 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club
Presidio Sessions: The B3LLA Piano Trio | SF

B3LLA performs piano repertoire ranging from thorny modern mavericks to beloved bulwarks of classical music with sensitivity that is guaranteed to stir your depths.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
The B3LLA Piano Trio, founded in 2009, has become one of San Francisco’s most exciting emerging ensembles. …

Grotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant
Friday, March 13 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | 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. In addition to some free laughs, they also serve up free drinks and free snacks. Host and local comedian Anthony ...

“She Rocks” Live Music, Comedy & Drag Showcase | SF
Friday, March 13 – 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 ...

Saturday, March 14

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Russian Hill & Nob Hill Residents
Saturday, March 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Russian Hill & Nob Hill 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 ...

27th Annual Pi Day | Exploratorium Free Day
Saturday, March 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Exploratorium
27th Annual Pi Day | Exploratorium Free Day

Join The Exploratorium on Friday, March 14, 2015 for the 27th annual Pi Day, an international holiday celebrating the never-ending number π (3.14159…), and the spirit of wonder and quirk that science inspires, founded in 1988 by Exploratorium physicist and “Prince of Pi” Larry Shaw.

$1 Book Sale | Mission Dist.
Saturday, March 14 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
| SF Library Treat Ave. Donation Center
$1 Book Sale | Mission Dist.

The San Francisco Public Library hosts $1 book sales at the Treat Avenue Donation Center every second Saturday of the month. All books are just $1 or less each and all proceeds benefit the San Francisco Public Library.

History for Half Pints: Family Music & Games | California Historical Society
Saturday, March 14 – 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, March 14 – 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 ...

Underwater Film Festival: The Society of Submerged Culture | SF
Saturday, March 14 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | StoreFrontLab
Underwater Film Festival: 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 ...

Win Tix: SF Weekly’s Drink 2015: Beer, Wine & Cocktail Tasting | SF
Saturday, March 14 – 2:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets, or get
| Roe

Hosted by the SF Weekly, enjoy the 5th Annual Drink, a unique all-you-can-drink tasting event happening at Roe.
Get three hours of open bar sampling from 20+ breweries, wineries and distilleries including Absolut, Don Q Rum, Herradura, Tahoe Blue Vodka, Thirsty Bear and many more, plus …

Free Sexy Comedy & Pizza Night | SF
Saturday, March 14 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 50 Mason Social House
Free Sexy Comedy & Pizza Night | SF

You want some hot comic after comic action? Yeah, you do. Do you like your comics to put out… jokes? Mmm, sounds hot. Do you like it so hard you can’t take it anymore… from laughter? Yes, yes, yes you do. Not only that, but there is ...

Saturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF
Saturday, March 14 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | EXIT Theatre
Saturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF

Every second Saturday of the month, San Francisco Theater Pub invites writers, actors, directors, theater creators and theater audiences alike to a free evening of quick script-making and flash-fried performance. Join them at the Exit Theatre for: 8:30 pm: Mixer 9 pm: Writing sprint where writers have 30 ...