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Avengers vs. X-Men #1 Launch PartyAvengers vs. X-Men #1 Launch Party
By - posted 4/2/2012
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  Help celebrate Avengers vs. X-Men with a special Tuesday night sale of the epic showdown between the biggest names in the Marvel Universe at Mission  Avengers vs. X-Men #1 will go on sale promptly at 8pm. And then they’ll be geeking out the rest of the night with some cool freebies, snacks and more...

Free Cone Day 2012Free Cone Day 2012
By - posted 4/2/2012
Freebies

Tuesday, April 3rd is Free Cone Day 2012 at Ben & Jerry’s, and you know what that means… Free ice cream for you. As long as you don’t mind waiting in really long lines, all Ben & Jerry’s Scoop Shops in the Bay Area (and around the world, for that matter) more...

Thrifting in the MissionThrifting in the Mission
By - posted 4/1/2012
Cheap Tips

Stretch your dollar just a little further at one of San Francisco’s numerous thrift stores, where you can certainly find a bunch of crap, but if you dig a little further you can find anything from that almost-perfect ’60s prom dress to a ’50s Pendleton style wool shirt-jacket (with only more...

Free Zagat GuidesFree Zagat Guides
By - posted 3/31/2012
Eat & Drink

Put your eating and reviewing skills to work and vote for restaurants in San Francisco to help create the new 2013 Zagat Guide which is based entirely on diner reviews. Voting deadline is April 1, 2012 and find out if you’re witty enough to be quoted in the guide. By participating in more...

Saturday Beer BlowoutSaturday Beer Blowout
By - posted 3/31/2012
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Speakeasy Brewery is a great place to spend a Friday happy hour… with probably the freshest pint in the city. And now they’re busting into the weekend! FuncheapSF presents Speakeasy’s “Saturday Beer Blowout” on March 31st – a one-night-only bash with live music, games, brewery tours, food trucks, cheap beer and small more...

A Guide to Bay Area Flea MarketsA Guide to Bay Area Flea Markets
By - posted 3/31/2012
City Insight

Are you an avid antiques-seeker who loves the thought of treasure troves and trinkets? Then check out FuncheapSF’s guide to the best places in the Bay Area to hunt for bargains, and finally score that obscure B-side or Art Deco bureau you’ve been searching for. What’s your favorite flea market in the Bay more...

Cleantech Cleantech “Eco City” Festival
By - posted 3/26/2012
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Fifteen hand-picked companies representing the automotive, solar, wind, building materials, energy efficiency and smart grid industries will run the show, displaying their coolest products and illustrating this year’s theme: “The Power of Global Partnerships”. The two-day 2012 Cleantech “Eco City“ festival will take place on March 27 and 28 on Justin Herman Plaza, in more...

PBR Art Party & Free BeerPBR Art Party & Free Beer
By - posted 3/26/2012
Artsy Fartsy

Enter your PBaRt into the competition and your work might just be featured in a Pabst Blue Ribbon national billboard. More importantly, you’ll earn some free beer! Madrone Art Bar will host PBaRt Submission Happy Hours on Thursday 3/29 and Friday 3/30 from 6-9pm.  All submissions will be entered in the national more...

“Air Sex” Championships
By - posted 3/25/2012
Only in San Francisco

What’s better than “air guitar?” how about “air sex!” Yup, there’s an actual competition for people who like to fake doing the nasty on stage. See SF’s best air sexers compete on stage at the Elbo Room in the 2012 Air Sex Championships: Preliminary round. It’s all done tongue in cheek, of more...

SF's Best Cheap DatesSF’s Best Cheap Dates
By - posted 3/25/2012
Valentine's Day

Strapped for cash but still want to make that date one to remember? Rid yourself of those dating doubts – San Francisco has plenty to offer that special someone. Take a gander at these penny-saving plans and let the sparks fly! FuncheapSF’s Top 6: Cheap Date Ideas What’s your idea of the perfect more...

The Treasure Island FleaThe Treasure Island Flea
By - posted 3/22/2012
Freebies

The Treasure Island Flea is a monthly flea market showcasing the best of the Bay’s talent. Shop from hundreds of local vendors selling everything from vintage to indie design, new merchandise and antiques along with food vendors. The Treasure Island Flea offers a changing selection of eclectic merchandise from indie designers, up-cyclers, collectors, more...

Off the Grid 2012Off the Grid 2012
By - posted 3/22/2012
Eat & Drink

30+ food trucks and street food carts in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party! Off the Grid, a roaming mobile food extravaganza, is back at Fort Mason Center for their first Friday night food truck party of 2012 beginning March 23, 2012. This more...

Free Late Night Bus: Bar Hopping in OaklandFree Late Night Bus: Bar Hopping in Oakland
By - posted 3/22/2012
City Discoveries

Cruise through Oakland’s Chinatown and Civic Center, whether it be on the way to your office or the Uptown with the Free B Downtown Oakland Shuttle. Offering service from BART, the Alameda/San Francisco Ferry and Amtrak Capitol Corridor to downtown Oakland offices, with stops on the weekends along Telegraph Ave. and more...

San Francisco Winter Art WalkSan Francisco Winter Art Walk
By - posted 3/21/2012
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The San Francisco Gallery Art Walk is a free, self-guided, and public event centered around the Union Square art galleries on Post and Sutter. Held Saturday, March 24th, from 12pm to 5pm, the Winter Art Walk enables you  to peruse each of the nine galleries on the itinerary and discover hundreds more...

Whitney Houston Flash Mob DanceWhitney Houston Flash Mob Dance
By - posted 3/21/2012
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You say you wanna dance with somebody? Here is your chance to show your love for Whitney Houston and show San Francisco your moves. Whitney Houston Flash Mob Day Friday, March 23, 2012 Market & Castro, SF – Show up: 6:15p – Performance: 6:30p Want to Participate?: 1) Watch the awkward instructional video and learn the dance. Don’t worry, more...