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2016 Aloha Poly Fest2016 Aloha Poly Fest
By - posted 8/29/2016
Fairs & Festivals

Photo | via dobriy-vasya.livejournal.comExperience the sights, sounds and scents of the South Pacific at the annual Aloha Poly Fest at the County Fair Building in Golden Gate Park. Celebrate and learn about Polynesian (Hawaii, Samoa, Tonga, Tahiti, Cook Islands, and New Zealand), Melanesian (Fiji) and Micronesian (Guam) islands in the Pacific Ocean more...

The Great San Francisco Trivia ChallengeThe Great San Francisco Trivia Challenge
By - posted 8/29/2016
Fun & Games

Funcheap | The Big Quiz Thing How much do you love SF? So much that your brain hurts? The Big Quiz Thing joins Funcheap for the first ever Great San Francisco Trivia Challenge. It’s the ultimate SF-themed live game show spectacular at San Francisco’s newest food truck park –  from the great earthquake to the tech more...

Four Barrel's $1 Coffee Day & Birthday BashFour Barrel’s $1 Coffee Day & Birthday Bash
By - posted 8/28/2016
Eat & Drink

Four Barrel via Facebook It’s time to toast to one of the city’s best roasts at Four Barrel Coffee’s 8th Birthday Bash at their Valencia storefront. Every year is a special treat with delicious coffee, birthday cake, a petting zoo and amusements. Four Barrel’s 8th Birthday Bash Tuesday, August 30, 2016 | 7 am to 4 more...

100 Muni Buses Turned into Rolling Art Galleries100 Muni Buses Turned into Rolling Art Galleries
By - posted 8/28/2016
Artsy Fartsy

Ryan Hungerford via Neighborland Muni Art will transform a regular commute into a magical ride on 100 rolling art galleries. That’s right, last year they turned 50 Muni buses into an art experience and because the program was so wildly successful, they doubled it to 100 so that more San Franciscans can more...

SF Etsy's Summer Pop-Up MarketSF Etsy’s Summer Pop-Up Market
By - posted 8/27/2016
Fairs & Festivals

Photo | SF Etsy Etsy comes to life with over 60 local artisans in the spacious Ghirardelli Square, so come out and shop local. Enjoy the beer garden from Lagunitas, chocolate and ice cream (all food and drinks are for purchase) and one of the best views of the Bay. SF Etsy Summer Pop-Up Market Sat-Sun, August 27-28, more...

Int'l Int’l “Go Toppless” Day Celebration
By - posted 8/27/2016
Only in San Francisco

| FunCheapSF.com Have some fun in the sun while demonstrating gender inequality and body positivity for International “Go Topless” Day, a celebration and protest demanding equal topless rights for all started by a hedonistic UFO religious group called the Raelians. Because really, why is it okay for men, but not for more...

BCBG Summer Warehouse Sample SaleBCBG Summer Warehouse Sample Sale
By - posted 8/27/2016
Deals

Join the BCBG Sample Sale Extravaganza with over 2,000 dresses, tops, skirts, sweaters, or find the perfect cocktail dress – with sizes 0-12, all up to 70% off (additional 10% if you pay cash). Labels include BCBG, FindersKeepers, Keepsake and more. BCBG Sample Sale Extravaganza Sunday, August 28, 2016 | 10 am to 3:30 pm Fort Mason Center, Firehouse – Map FREE more...

Pancakes & Booze Art ShowPancakes & Booze Art Show
By - posted 8/27/2016
Get Out : Events

Photo | The Pancakes & Booze Art ShowLA’s famous “Pancakes & Booze” Underground Art Show has made a home in SF with a night of emerging and underground artists and, duh… pancakes. For a $10 cover charge (cash only) expect to see the works from over 90 underground and emerging artists, live body painting, live art more...

Kurt Russell... The Art Show?Kurt Russell… The Art Show?
By - posted 8/27/2016
Artsy Fartsy

Photo | Kurt Russell Art Show Nearly 15 artists offer their creative takes on the iconic Hollywood star, Kurt Russell at Public Works SF. Kurt Russell, Deep Cuts will showcase exclusive limited edition posters, prints and original works. There will be live musical offerings from Patricia Hall and best of all, there is more...

SF's Coolest Dog Weddings of the SummerSF’s Coolest Dog Weddings of the Summer
By - posted 8/25/2016
Get Out : Events

Treasure Island Flea Celebrate the “Dog Dogs of Summer” on August 27-28 at the Treasure Island Flea – Northern California’s largest monthly dog-friendly event. There’s a “Doggie Bar Crawl” with special treats for your pups. Plus a “Yappy Hour” of 2-for-1 Salty Dog cocktails before 11am, over 20 vintage retro teardrop trailers. Dog more...

Expect a Expect a “Cooler” New Muni in September
By - posted 8/25/2016
City Insight

Market Street Railway Rooftop cookouts after 6pm aren’t the only things chilly in the city in the summer. Muni wants to make sure that our commutes are all properly temperature controlled. For the first time in recent memory, Muni buses will get air conditioning. The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) recently announced more...

Free National Parks WeekendFree National Parks Weekend
By - posted 8/24/2016
Celebrations

Photo | Muir Woods via Facebook Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city to enjoy the serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entrance to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park. In honor of the more...

Free Drive-In Movie NightFree Drive-In Movie Night
By - posted 8/24/2016
Get Out : Events

listosaur.comThe West Wind Drive-in movie theaters in Concord and San Jose host a Free Drive-in Movie Night twice a year including a festival with live music, games and $1 nachos. All movies are double features. Admission is free. Gates open at 6 pm. Films start at dusk. Arrive early. Free Drive-In Movie Night Two Thursdays per year Gates more...

Sing-Along CinemaSing-Along Cinema
By - posted 8/23/2016
Get Out : Events

Photo | Darrel Soto via Jack London SquareEnjoy an evening of song, dance and movie classics on the waterfront with free outdoor screenings of popular musicals. This lively film series will screen fan favorites on special evenings at sundown. Bring blankets and chairs. Please note that start times may change based more...

Facebook's County FairFacebook’s County Fair
By - posted 8/23/2016
Celebrations

Facebook Farmers Market Join this family-fun County Fair on August 27, 2016 at Facebook Farmers Market in Menlo Park from 2:30pm to 7pm. Expect fun festival rides, games, fair-inspired foods, pie-eating contests, live animals, music, dancing and much more family fun happening at the Facebook County Fair. Free but RSVP Required on Eventbrite. Festival Activities: Kids more...