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49ers vs. Giants: 10 Best Places to Watch49ers vs. Giants: 10 Best Places to Watch
By - posted 1/17/2012
City Insight

This Sunday at 3:30pm the 49ers take on the New York Giants at Candlestick for a trip to the Super Bowl. Where will you be cheering (drinking and eating) them on to victory? Keep out of the chaos (and expense) of going to the game and read on for Funcheap’s picks more...

Dine About Town 2012: Best Dine About Town 2012: Best “Splurges”
By - posted 1/11/2012

Kicking off on Sunday, January 15th, Dine About Town 2012 returns with another chance for frugal foodies to eat their way through 108 of San Francisco’s best restaurants. Is $34.95 “Cheap?” Yes, we know that $35 may seem a bit spendy since  Funcheap normally is writing about $2 tacos, but there more...

Free Scotch TastingsFree Scotch Tastings
By - posted 1/11/2012
Eat & Drink

The United States Bartender’s Guild is offering a free and exclusive Dewar’s Scotch Tasting from January 11th till January 14th, 2012 at the Festival Pavilion in Fort Mason. It’s free, so just RSVP and select a date and time as long as you’re over 21. 2012 Dewar’s Tasting Sessions January 11-14, 2012 Festival Pavilion, more...

50% Off Concert Tickets: 4-Hour Sale50% Off Concert Tickets: 4-Hour Sale
By - posted 1/9/2012

The Red Devil Lounge is turning (sweet) 16 this year, and to mark their coming of age, they plan on celebrating all year long with half-off tickets for all concerts during a one-day sale on Wednesday, January 11. That’s right, every show they have at the club. This kick ass deal is exclusively more...

Yoshi's Supper Club: Free Jazz, 30% Off DinnerYoshi’s Supper Club: Free Jazz, 30% Off Dinner
By - posted 1/8/2012

Yoshi’s in San Francisco is starting a brand new Monday night jazz club in their lounge beginning January 9th. The jazz is sultry (and free) and if you make your dinner reservation through open table, you’ll get 30% off your dinner bill plus your waiter will hook you up with more...

Warriors vs. Heat: 50% Off Deal Warriors vs. Heat: 50% Off Deal
By - posted 1/8/2012

LeBron James and Dwayne Wade come to Oakland to take on the Golden State Warriors… a huge game against the league’s marquee players, so the Warriors are hoping for a sellout. So here’s your chance to get up to 50% off tickets to the Warriors’ next home game whether you want more...

Free Sneak Preview Movie NightFree Sneak Preview Movie Night
By - posted 1/8/2012
Free Movie Screenings

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview screening of the brand new movie “Joyful Noise” a few days before the film opens. The screening takes place at on Monday, January 9th  in San Francisco at a theater easily accessible by BART. Joyful Noise Monday, January 9, 2012 (7:30p) San Francisco, CA – RSVP Code: FUNSFT5W5 Tickets available more...

SF's Free Limo For Bar HoppingSF’s Free Limo For Bar Hopping
By - posted 1/6/2012
Cheap Tips

Save up for another scotch or more sweet potato tots instead of a ridiculous cab fare across town with the Tonic Limo Service‘s free rides to select bars every Friday and Saturday night from 8 p.m. till 1 a.m. Just call 415-830-7679 to get free rides for you and up to more...

No Pants BART DayNo Pants BART Day
By - posted 1/4/2012
Only in San Francisco

The 11th Annual No Pants! Subway Ride will take place on Sunday, January 8, 2012 in San Francisco. The whole point to is ride BART without any pants (wear interesting undies and colorful socks) but to act completely normal. 2012 No Pants BART Ride Day Sunday, January 8, 2012 (1p-4p) – FREE (but BART more...

CANCELED: Cinema Drafthouse: Moneyball | The IndependentCANCELED: Cinema Drafthouse: Moneyball | The Independent
By - posted 1/3/2012

This event has been canceled. The Independent has booked Dave Chappelle for this evening. The rock concert venue The Independent hosts Monday night free movie screenings called Cinema Drafthouse. Free admission, but there’s a two-drink minimum (which we’ve never actually seen enforced). During movie nights, the Independent also serves pitchers of beers, more...

For The Love of DiscoFor The Love of Disco
By - posted 1/2/2012
Get Out: Events

Club Mighty (named “Best Place for a Late Night Dance Party” by ABC7’s “The Bay Area A List”)  is transforming itself into “For the Love of Disco” on Friday night into a one-night-only ’70s retro discotheque with disco classics old and new pumped through the world famous Paradise Garage sound system with DJ more...

Free Cab Rides: New Year's EveFree Cab Rides: New Year’s Eve
By - posted 12/31/2011
New Year's Eve

Revelers in Alameda, Oakland, Berkeley, and San Francisco will be offered a potentially life saving treat on  New Year’s Eve 2012. Berg Injury Lawyers will be offering a Safe and Sober Free Cab Ride Home from 10 pm on Saturday, December 31, 2011 through 4 am on Sunday, January 1, more...

New Year's Eve: $10 or LessNew Year’s Eve: $10 or Less
By - posted 12/30/2011
New Year's Eve

Don’t want overpriced cover charges to take all the fun out of New Year’s Eve? Funcheap has the cure. Now you’ll have to spend a few bucks on these events (but no more than a tenner). But if your bell rings for open bars, go go dancers, live bands and more...

30+ Free Ways to Celebrate NYE 201230+ Free Ways to Celebrate NYE 2012
By - posted 12/30/2011
New Year's Eve

How about a New Year’s Eve resolution to spend $0… Can it be done? You bet! From bars with free champagne toasts, to midnight hikes with epic views, to late night dance clubs, to fireworks, there’s plenty to do all over the Bay Area on December 31, 2011 without spending a more...

East Bay New Year's Eve GuideEast Bay New Year’s Eve Guide
By - posted 12/29/2011
Get Out: Events

Cab fare and the cold city wind doesn’t sound like a fun or cheap New Year’s Eve to many East Bay denizens. Thankfully we’ve put together a handy guide of where to see, be seen and ring it in locally in Oakland, Berkeley and beyond. Hip hop, comedy, ’60s go-go dancers more...