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The Weekend In Cheap | Labor Day 2011The Weekend In Cheap | Labor Day 2011
By - posted 8/31/2011
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This weekend in San Francisco features an outdoor cinema crawl, concert and BBQ, as well as an independent publishing expo,  plush Egyptian exhibitions fit for a king and, of course, some Labor Day celebrations to start your week off right. Here’s our picks for our favorite five things to do this weekend more...

SF Zine Fest 2011SF Zine Fest 2011
By - posted 8/31/2011
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Join SF’s most interesting writers, cartoonists, illustrators and DIY publishers this Saturday and Sunday, September 3rd and 4th 2011, for the 10th Annual San Francisco Zine Fest. From 11am-6pm at the San Francisco County Fair Building in Golden Gate Park, more than 150 writers, cartoonists, crafters, illustrators, printmakers, and other artists more...

Market Street Music Festival 2011Market Street Music Festival 2011
By - posted 8/30/2011
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Stompy Jones, performing July 26, 2011 Make your Mondays merrier and your Thursdays a little jazzier with the annual People in Plazas Music Festival all summer long. Between July and September, there will be over 150 concerts in 18 different outdoor venues on or near Market Street, from the Embarcadero Center to more...

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival 2011Yerba Buena Gardens Festival 2011
By - posted 8/29/2011
Fairs & Festivals

The 2011 Yerba Buena Gardens Festival presents over 90 free outdoor events from May to October including music, theater, circus, dance, poetry, family festivals and children’s programs with artists from Africa, Bali, Italy, Colombia, Cuba, Mexico, the Philippines, Sweden, China and the Bay Area. Yerba Buena Gardens Festival 2011 May through October FREE and open more...

Free Summer Cocktails & Tapas NightFree Summer Cocktails & Tapas Night
By - posted 8/23/2011
Freebies

Join Indie Industries for the opening of their newest store on Market Street in the Castro on Friday, August 26th from 6-9pm.. Enjoy complimentary classic summer cocktails and a tapas & dessert bar while meeting local designers. Indie Industries Launch Party Friday, August 26, 2011 (6-9p) – 2352 Market Street (btwn Noe more...

2011 San Francisco Reggae Festival2011 San Francisco Reggae Festival
By - posted 8/23/2011
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It’s a little bit of the Caribbean in the city at this year’s San Francisco Reggae Festival on Saturday, August 27 from 11 a.m. till 6 p.m. at the Fillmore Center Plaza. 2011 San Francisco Reggae Festival Fillmore Center Plaza (Fillmore St. & O’Farrell St., SF) – Saturday, August 27 | 11a-6p – FREE Enjoy more...

The Weekend In Cheap | August 26-28The Weekend In Cheap | August 26-28
By - posted 8/22/2011
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This weekend in San Francisco features a store opening with tons of freebies, a skate-off & chili cook-out and an undercover Easter egg hunt, along with a J-Pop festival and MJ tribute flash mob. Here’s our picks for our favorite five things to do this weekend – August 26-28, 2011. Friday, August more...

Four Barrel Free Coffee DayFour Barrel Free Coffee Day
By - posted 8/18/2011
Eat & Drink

It’s time to toast to one of the city’s best roasts at Four Barrel Coffee’s 3rd Birthday Bash on Tuesday, August 23 at their Valencia storefront. To celebrate three years of being in business, they’ll be giving away free coffee & espresso drinks all day long and bringing in two Skee more...

The Weekend in Cheap | August 19-21The Weekend in Cheap | August 19-21
By - posted 8/18/2011
Get Out: Events

This weekend in San Francisco features both a lo-fi and high-class concert, as well as a street food festival, scavenger hunt in Golden Gate Park and self-curated art event. Here’s our picks for our favorite five things to do this weekend – August 19-21, 2011. Friday, August 19 The Clift Sessions 2011: Dirty Beaches RSVP beforehand more...

Top 10 Cheap Eats | SF Street Food FestivalTop 10 Cheap Eats | SF Street Food Festival
By - posted 8/16/2011
Fairs & Festivals

With an explosion of local eateries that can be found anywhere from street corners to BART stations, mobile food stands have become so popular that La Cocina’s  2011 San Francisco Street Food Festival is coming back yet another tempting time. Taking over 6 blocks of the Mission for a delicious day more...

How to Hitch a Ride to Burning ManHow to Hitch a Ride to Burning Man
By - posted 8/16/2011
City Discoveries

In spirit of “communal effort” (not to mention saving cash), plan your journey to the playa by organizing a ride to Black Rock Desert through a new service called Burning Man Rides. Most people headed to the festival tend to ride-share, but it’s a huge logistical challenge finding someone going from your more...

Free Sundance Film Screening: SennaFree Sundance Film Screening: Senna
By - posted 8/16/2011
Free Movie Screenings

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview screening of the audience award winner for documentary of the 2011 Sundance Film Festival Senna a few days before the film opens. “A documentary with the pace of a Thriller” – NPR The screening takes place at 7:00pm on Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at a movie more...

$10 Off: Bonehead BBQ Concert$10 Off: Bonehead BBQ Concert
By - posted 8/16/2011
Deals

107.7 The Bone presents the 1st Annual Bonehead BBQ on the Great Meadow of Fort Mason with hard rocking headliners Stone Temple Pilots and ’70s rock legends Cheap Trick along with a full BBQ Festival on Saturday, August 20th from noon to 7pm. Opening: FUEL and The Hooks. Want more details about more...

Free Online Indie Film FestFree Online Indie Film Fest
By - posted 8/14/2011
Free Movie Screenings

Plop yourself in front of the computer for the ITVS’s Indies Showcase, a free online showcase of 20 documentaries, which allows you to learn about everything from the Middle-Eastern conflict to a medical mission in Ukraine from the comfort of your own home. In honor of their 20th anniversary, ITVS is showing some more...

Nihonmachi Street FairNihonmachi Street Fair
By - posted 8/13/2011
Fairs & Festivals

The 2011 Nihonmachi Street Fair is a celebration of the Asian / Pacific communities in the Bay Area. On Saturday and Sunday, August 13th and 14th (11am – 6pm) in San Francisco’s Japantown, the fair will take to the streets again for a full weekend of live music, dance performances, more...