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149th Italian Heritage Parade149th Italian Heritage Parade
By - posted 10/6/2017
Celebrations

briarrosepoet via Youtube Come to one of the city’s oldest celebrations of heritage and the longest-running Italian-American parade in the nation – a bright and colorful San Francisco institution since it was established in 1868. 2017 Italian Heritage Parade Sunday, October 8, 2017 | 12:30 pm Fisherman’s Wharf to North Beach, San Francisco FREE The Parade action more...

“Bay Day” is Here
By - posted 10/5/2017
Celebrations

Robert Campbell Bay Day is like Earth Day – but just for the San Francisco Bay. It is one official day every year for the entire Bay Area to come together and celebrate the Bay. Don’t be fooled by the bridges, levees, and city skylines—the Bay is wild and alive. In fact, it’s more...

See the Castro's New Rainbow LightsSee the Castro’s New Rainbow Lights
By - posted 10/3/2017
Celebrations

| FunCheapSF.com Illuminate is the San Francisco arts nonprofit behind The Bay Lights and the illumination of the Conservatory of Flowers for the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love as well as Harvey’s Halo and “Hope will Never be Silent” in the Castro to honor Harvey Milk. At 6 pm more...

Comedy Pop-Up at SF's Newest Art BarComedy Pop-Up at SF’s Newest Art Bar
By - posted 10/3/2017
Get Out: Events

Bar Fluxus Discover some of the coolest venues in the city through Funcheap’s pop-up comedy shows. This week get to know Bar Fluxus – downtown SF’s newest art bar that’s tucked away in a secret alley that you’d never find on your own. What’s Awesome About Bar Fluxus As colorful as a big more...

How to Volunteer: Hardly Strictly BluegrassHow to Volunteer: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass
By - posted 10/3/2017
City Insight

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass via FAcebook Want to be involved behind the scenes of one of San Francisco’s most amazing free events? The 2017 Hardly Strictly Bluegrass music festival is one of the great gifts given to the city each year, and you can give back by choosing to volunteer for a more...

LIVE 105's LIVE 105’s “Bottom of the Hill” Birthday Party
By - posted 10/2/2017
Celebrations

Bottom of the Hill Do you like morning shows? Neither do we. But regardless, we’re getting together to celebrate their 3rd year as the official morning show of LIVE105. Join in at Bottom of the Hill a day party for drinks, pizza, cake a private acoustic performance from Vance Joy and a kick-ass more...

October Meteor ShowersOctober Meteor Showers
By - posted 10/2/2017
Geeks

Noel Chenier October’s Draconid meteor shower – sometimes called the Giacobinids – radiates from the fiery mouth of the northern constellation Draco the Dragon. Because the radiant is located so far north on the sky’s dome, this shower favors temperate and far-northern latitudes, such as the U.S., Canada, Europe and northern more...

Winter Candlelight Tours of Fort PointWinter Candlelight Tours of Fort Point
By - posted 10/1/2017
City Discoveries

Alison Taggart-Barone via Fort Point Facebook Explore the historic Civil War-era Fort Point by candlelight and the stars on an evening tour with a park ranger as your guide. Candlelight tours are available most Saturday evenings typically around 6:30 pm from November to February. Along the way, you’ll be transported to the momentous era of the 1800s, more...

22nd Annual Arab Cultural Festival22nd Annual Arab Cultural Festival
By - posted 10/1/2017
Fairs & Festivals

Shadi Karra The 22nd Annual Arab Cultural Festival moves to Union Square to bring the sights, smells, and sounds of the Arab world to San Francisco with a showcase of the arts, entertainment, cuisine, traditions, and, most importantly, the spirit of Arab Americans and of the Arab world. 2017 Arab Cultural Festival Saturday, October 7, 2017 more...

Mission Dolores' 2017 FiestaMission Dolores’ 2017 Fiesta
By - posted 10/1/2017
Celebrations

Mission Dolores Basilica The 26th Annual Fiesta at Mission Dolores returns with international food & drinks, live entertainment, bounce house and more. The raffle is bigger than ever with six chances to win a total of $2,000 in prizes. 2017 Mission Dolores Fiesta Sunday, October 8, 2017 | 10 am to 4 pm Mission more...

Sky Heart over the Golden Gate BridgeSky Heart over the Golden Gate Bridge
By - posted 9/30/2017
Artsy Fartsy

Antenna Theater Join and celebrate The Summer of Love. Antenna Theater presents The Love Plane Experience, Sunday, October 1st from 2-5 pm. A skywriting plane will fly over the Golden Gate Bridge drawing a heart to celebrate the culmination of the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love in San Francisco. (The plane more...

2017 Castro Street Fair2017 Castro Street Fair
By - posted 9/29/2017
Fairs & Festivals

Leah Perloff Events A huge daytime costume party, the Castro Street Fair is once again filling the streets of the Castro with several stages of entertainment, unique costumes, art and food. Bring a little of your inner freak to the festivities and experience a full day of live music, strange performances and live DJs. 44th more...

The Ultimate The Ultimate “Shabu Shabu” Guide for SF
By - posted 9/26/2017
Eat & Drink

This list is curated for Funcheap by Cooper Daly of SF Brunch Club, your home on the internet for your San Francisco bottomless brunch needs.  Updated September 2017  Even if you’re dining out on a budget, sometimes you’ve got a special occasion that deserves a little bit of a splurge. In more...

A Month of Rare Guided Walking Tours of SFA Month of Rare Guided Walking Tours of SF
By - posted 9/26/2017
City Discoveries

CC0 / Public Domain San Francisco City Guides offers dozens of free guided walking tours, all over the city, throughout the year. But things get special during the months of May and October each year, when the San Francisco weather is particularly pleasant, City Guides add a slate of rare neighborhood explorations more...

2017 Autumn Moon Festival2017 Autumn Moon Festival
By - posted 9/26/2017
Fairs & Festivals

SFCMA Celebrated in Asia for more than 1,000 years, the 27th Annual Autumn Moon Festival will be held in Chinatown over two days filled with arts and crafts booths, cultural exhibits, children’s activities, food and multiple parades along historic Grant Avenue between California Street and Columbus Avenue.  2017 Autumn Moon Festival September 30-October 1, 2017 | 11 more...