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Monday, March 16

The Lit Slam: Page Meets Stage Poetry | SF
Monday, March 16 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $8*
*$8 when you mention FuncheapSF at the door; otherwise, it's $10
| The Shelton Theatre
The Lit Slam: Page Meets Stage Poetry | SF

The Lit Slam is a monthly, live performance-based poetry anthology that tries to find the best art at the intersection of page and stage, mixing local and national touring poets. Every third Monday, it’s a poetry competition with a twist. Editors are chosen at random from the audience before ...

“Jury Duty” Comedy Improv Battle | Haight
Monday, March 16 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar

Please Note: ”Jury Duty” Comedy Improv Battle now takes place on the 3rd Monday of the month, and not the 4th Monday as was originally posted.

Free Comedy: Live at Deluxe | SF
Monday, March 16 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Club Deluxe
Free Comedy: Live at Deluxe | SF

Live At Deluxe is a premiere comedy showcase that takes place every third Monday at 9 pm in the historic Haight/Ashbury District and features some of the best local and national comics. You never know who’ll drop by. Live at Deluxe Comedy Every 3rd Monday, 9-11pm ...

“Am I Rite?” Free Comedy Night | SF
Monday, March 16 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot

Am I Rite is a monthly stand up comedy showcase co-produced by Corey Largent (Saw Dem Eyez, Cobb’s) and Jules Posner (SF Punch Line, Cobb’s, The Business). Corey and Jules host a line up of local favorites and occasional out of town friends at the ...

Tuesday, March 17

Irish Bank St. Patrick’s Day Block Party 2015 | Financial Dist.
Irish Bank St. Patrick’s Day Block Party 2015 | Financial Dist.

The Irish Bank Bar and Restaurant is home to all kinds of musical entertainment for two whole days during St. Patrick’s Day weekend on Saturday, March 14 and on Tuesday, March 17, 2015. 2015 Irish Bank St. Patrick’s Two-Day Block Party Saturday, March 14 and on ...

30th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Block Party | Financial District
Tuesday, March 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | The Royal Exchange
30th Annual St. Patrick's Day Block Party | Financial District

The Royal Exchange will throw their annual block party with traditional Irish fare, live music, and plenty of Guinness on St. Patrick’s Day proper, Tuesday, March 17, 2015.
The 2015 Block Party begins at 3 pm and around 5 pm, the live music typically kicks off with party …

The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s
Tuesday, March 17 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
| Bender's Bar & Grill
The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender's

Mmm… tasty, smelly, stinky cheese. Bender’s hosts their monthly meeting of The Stinky Cheese Club. Bring in some cheese, crackers, fruit, veggies, etc…  (make it something impressive, not just the cheapest thing you got at Safeway) and get a free ice cold can of PBR ...

Beat Poetry & Jazz Tuesday Nights | Top of the Mark
Beat Poetry & Jazz Tuesday Nights | Top of the Mark

In celebration of the birth of the Beat Generation in San Francisco, and in honor of the 60th anniversary of poet Allen Ginsberg first public reading of his poem “Howl,” the InterContinental Mark Hopkins has partnered with the Beat Museum to bring legendary poets to riff ...

Yum & Yummer: A Comedy Showcase | SF
Tuesday, March 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brainwash Cafe
Yum & Yummer: A Comedy Showcase | SF

Every third Tuesday of the month, come on down to Brainwash Cafe (1122 Folsom Street) for a free comedy show hosted by Nicole Love and Ruby Gill. These ladies feature their favorite local comics while dropping priceless information about their seemingly interesting lives. The show starts ...

Free Astronomy Lecture | Presidio
Tuesday, March 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio - Observation Post
Free Astronomy Lecture | Presidio

Once monthly, the SFAA hosts distinguished guest speakers who are leaders in the fields of astronomy, physics and related disciplines and they present to SFAA Members the latest developments from cutting-edge scientific programs. Held in the Presidio, Observation Post / Building 211 on the third Tuesday ...

African Trivia Night & 2-for-1 Drinks | SF
Tuesday, March 17 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Bissap Baobab SF
African Trivia Night & 2-for-1 Drinks | SF

Think you know Africa well? Come test your knowledge. African Trivia Night takes place monthly on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at Bissap Baobab, San Francisco’s tasty Senegalese and Afro-Caribbean restaurant and bar. They are offering 2-for-1 drink specials throughout the game and prizes ...

Big Hair Bingo: Free PB&J Sandwich Bar & Prizes | SF
Tuesday, March 17 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but you must have big hair or wear a wig.
| The Showdown
Big Hair Bingo: Free PB&J Sandwich Bar & Prizes | SF

Bring that big hair and those big laughs down to Showdown every third Tuesday for a few rounds of bingo, guest bands, hosts, and bartenders every month with your resident DJ Mike Apocalypse. Partake in complimentary PB&J sandwiches, $5 PBR tall boys, and $6 shlitz and Jamesons. ...

Wednesday, March 18

Free Comedy Night with Danny Dechi | Outer Richmond
Wednesday, March 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bazaar Cafe
Free Comedy Night with Danny Dechi | Outer Richmond

Comedian and the world’s only pencil musician Danny Dechi hosts a night of free laughs at Bazaar Cafe Stand-up Comedy Showcase. Come by every third Wednesday of the month for a lineup of local comedians.

Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop
Wednesday, March 18 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $8 | Rickshaw Stop
Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop

What happens when geeks take over a rock club for an evening of drinking and presentations? Find out at Nerd Nite, a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots of free drinks, and put them on stage in front of a couple ...

Free “Sup Girl” Comedy Show | SF
Wednesday, March 18 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Royale
Free

Sup Girl is a free comedy show happening every third Wednesday of the month at The Royale. Sup Girl is a monthly comedy showcase featuring the funniest standup comics from the Bay Area and beyond, hosted by Kelly Anneken, Aviva Siegel, and Kate Willett. Don’t ...

Real Live Comedians Showcase | Mission Dist.
Real Live Comedians Showcase | Mission Dist.

Are you ready for some hot, live stand-up comedian action? Producer and performer Jason Mack brings you Real Live Comedians, a monthly showcase with some of the funniest talent in the Bay Area, every third Wednesday of the month. Free, but an RSVP is required ...

Free Comedy Show & Hip Hop Cypher | SF
Wednesday, March 18 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| The Showdown
Free Comedy Show & Hip Hop Cypher | SF

Due to the success and demand of the Showtime at Showdown show with Ron Chapman and Brandon Stokes, they’re going bi-weekly. The show will feature an array of comics old and new. After the show, bay area rappers will showcase their talent in the Revolver cypher. Brandon ...

Thursday, March 19

Yerba Buena Gallery Crawl: Third Thursdays | SoMa
Yerba Buena Gallery Crawl: Third Thursdays | SoMa

Yerba Buena Third Thursdays is a monthly outing of art, performance, music, and drinks in the Yerba Buena neighborhood in the heart of downtown San Francisco, between 2nd and 5th Street, and Market and Harrison Street. Free, but an RSVP is recommended to save time ...

YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa
Thursday, March 19 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa

The YBCA:ConVerge series is a free monthly public gathering featuring creative and generative social art practices. Community and innovative multi- and inter-disciplinary arts practices come together in the YBCA’s Grand Lobby and Room for Big Ideas with art, live music and curated performances in an interactive, ...

Quick Draw SF: Monthly Live Art Party | SoMa
Thursday, March 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP on Facebook is appreciated.
| F8
Quick Draw SF: Monthly Live Art Party | SoMa

The Bay Area’s Paint Pens Collective and Never Ending Radical Dude present Quick Draw SF, a monthly live-drawing event co-curated by Shayna Yasuhara and Jason Furie. Quick Draw happens from 6-9 pm, every third Thursday of the month, at F8 in SoMa.

French Meet-Up, Snacks & Happy Hour | SF
Thursday, March 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free, but $5 gets you tasty snacks.
| Bissap Baobab SF
French Meet-Up, Snacks & Happy Hour | SF

Bissap Baobab hosts a French Meet-Up and Happy Hour every 3rd Thursday of the month until June 2015. Come and enjoy French music and meet other Francophones in a relaxed environment at this tasty Senegalese restaurant. Admission is free, but $5 gets you tasty snacks. They’ll ...

Full-Frontal Comedy Showcase | Castro
Full-Frontal Comedy Showcase | Castro

Every third Thursday of the month come out to the Lookout for Full-Frontal Comedy Showcase at The Lookout in the Castro. It’s the new comedy with a touch of drag variety show all the kids are talking about hosted by comics Valerie Branch and Yuri ...

Friday, March 20

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Hayes Valley & SoMa Residents
Friday, March 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Hayes Valley & SoMa 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 Family Dinner & “Big Hero 6″ Movie Night | SF
Friday, March 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but space is limited.
| Minnie & Lovie Ward Rec Park
Free Family Dinner &

They will be showing Big Hero 6 and making super hero masks. For dinner, they will be serving mini burritos (chicken or beef).

“3rd On Third” Arts & Music | Bayview
Friday, March 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bayview Opera House

San Francisco’s Bayview Neighborhood comes alive for 3rd on Third, a community-wide arts celebration for the whole family happening from 5-8 pm every third Friday of the month, at Bayview Town Center (3rd Street from McKinnon to Palou & Mendell Plaza). The monthly event will feature ...