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Where to Get Free Sand Bags in San FranciscoWhere to Get Free Sand Bags in San Francisco
By - posted 1/7/2017
City Insight

Brain Ng via Flickr Public Works will provide San Francisco residents and business up to 10 free sandbags leading up to and during severe rainstorms. They are intended for properties prone to flooding. Sandbags can be retrieved Monday-Saturday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Public Works’ operations yard, Marin Street/Kansas Street more...

No Pants BART DayNo Pants BART Day
By - posted 1/4/2017
Only in San Francisco

Brian via Flickr Drop your pants for the 15th Annual No Pants Subway Ride which will take place on Sunday, January 8, 2017 in San Francisco. The whole point is for 600+ people to ride BART (and then Muni) without any pants (wearing interesting undies and colorful socks) and to keep a straight face more...

Free Monthly Museum DaysFree Monthly Museum Days
By - posted 1/4/2017
Get Out : Events

Whether the economy is strong or sour, most of the museums in San Francisco and the Bay Area throw their doors open once a month to allow free admission to all comers. Generally on the first Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday of each month, these free days are often crowded, but if more...

SF Library Waives All Late FeesSF Library Waives All Late Fees
By - posted 1/4/2017
City Insight

CC0 Public Domain Got any overdue books from the library at home that you haven’t wanted to return because you’re worried about the fine? Now’s your chance! For the first time since 2009 the San Francisco Public Library is offering their “Fine Forgiveness Program“ from January 3 – February 14, 2017.  For more...

Bowie & Elvis Birthday BashBowie & Elvis Birthday Bash
By - posted 1/1/2017
Get Out : Events

Rock TurtleneckCelebrate two legends who share a birthday and a record label at the annual San Francisco DJ celebration playing everything from Hound Dog to Diamond Dogs. Please do dress up – comeback in leather, come out in lame’. Fashion? Turn to the left. Rockabilly to glam and beyond… put on your red more...

Free Parking on New Year's DayFree Parking on New Year’s Day
By - posted 1/1/2017
City Insight

Celebrate the kick off of 2017 with a day of free parking throughout the city of San Francisco. Although parking hazardously is always ticketable and towable – as is parking in a red or blue zone – much of the rest of the city is yours for the parking. Here’s the Basics: New more...

New Year's Day Brunch PicnicNew Year’s Day Brunch Picnic
By - posted 1/1/2017
Eat & Drink

Rise and shine and enjoy a sunny crisp New Year’s Day Brunch picnic with bottomless mimosas & sangria, DJs spinning all day long, and college football bowl games on the TVs. Enjoy mind-blowing brunch & hangover cure specials from 10+ different food trucks including gourmet waffles, Filipino sisig, fresh-made mini hot donuts, and Ramen. Truck Your Resolution New Year’s Day more...

Free Museum Day at the de YoungFree Museum Day at the de Young
By - posted 12/31/2016
Artsy Fartsy

Photo | Fine Arts Museums of San FranciscoFounded in 1895 in Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum to showcase the museum’s priceless collections of American art from the 17th through the 20th centuries, and art of the native Americas, Africa, and the Pacific. Free Admission more...

New Year's Day 2017New Year’s Day 2017
By - posted 12/31/2016
Get Out : Events

Free Muni on New Year's EveFree Muni on New Year’s Eve
By - posted 12/29/2016
City Insight

Lynn Friedman via Flickr If you choose to get hammered on New Year’s Eve, rest assured you can get home safely for free via bus, train or light rail if you live anywhere other than the North Bay. Within San Francisco, get free rides on Muni all night starting at 8 pm on more...

New Year's Eve Party GuideNew Year’s Eve Party Guide
By - posted 12/28/2016
New Year's Eve

Got plans for New Year’s Eve yet? There are many events and venues around the Bay area offering free or inexpensive New Year’s Eve events in the San Francisco Bay Area on December 31, 2016 and we’ve done our best to uncover and highlight the best ones for you. We here at Funcheap more...

Free Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream DayFree Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream Day
By - posted 12/28/2016
Freebies

Humphry Slocombe It’s Humphry Slocombe’s anniversary and they’re celebrating the occasion by dishing out free scoops of their beloved ice cream as a thank you for 8 awesome years. Get a free tasty scoop from 1-11 pm on Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at their Mission location at Harrison and 24th. Project Open Hand more...

Ikea's First Sale in Five YearsIkea’s First Sale in Five Years
By - posted 12/25/2016
Deals

Ikea USAFor those who frequent the store, they would know that Ikea hasn’t had a sale in over 5 years so take advantage while you can. Get between 15% to 50% off select items throughout the store. The sale is everyday from December 26 – January 10, 2017 Check out Ikea.com for full details more...

Union Square's 25-Foot Tall MenorahUnion Square’s 25-Foot Tall Menorah
By - posted 12/24/2016
Holidays

The Bill Graham Menorah ProjectCelebrate Hanukkah 2016 with the 42nd annual lighting of the 25 foot tall mahogany Bill Graham Menorah in Union Square. This San Francisco tradition, the brainchild of rock and roll concert promoter Bill Graham, begun in 1975. Lighting ceremonies take place from December 24-31, at approximately 5 pm on most more...