Upcoming Events

Upcoming EventsHere’s a calendar listing of all of our upcoming fun & cheap events for the entire Bay Area including San Francisco, East Bay, Peninsula, South Bay and North Bay.

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Saturday, May 28, 2016

Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest | 2016
Saturday, May 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch from the shore.
| Steamer Lane (Santa Cruz)

Come watch the Santa Cruz Longboard Surf Contest, the longest-running longboard surf contest on the West Coast. Over 100 contestants take part, so come cheer on local surfers as they compete against more...

All Day2016 Golden Gate Bonspiel: Curling Competition | Sharks Ice Fremont  FREE*
*Free to watch.
All DayThe 2016 Great San Francisco Sidewalk Sale: Week 2 | SF   FREE
9:00 am2016 Port Costa Town Wide Yard Sale   FREE
All Day2016 Bay Area Classic Yo-Yo Contest | Golden Gate Park   FREE
10:00 am2016 Family Fun Festival: Skateboard Contest, Science Demos & Puppet DIY | Berkeley   FREE
10:00 amSeason Launch: Free Oakland Guided Walking Tours | African-American History   FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to aallen@oaklandnet.com
All DaySan Francisco Carnaval Festival 2016: Saturday | Mission   FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted
10:00 amVisitacion Valley Part I: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
10:00 amWin Tix: Saturday Morning Outdoor Yoga | Fort Mason   WIN
10:00 amBay Area KidFest | Concord   $6*
*Admission is $6 with donation of canned food to Food Bank; $7 without donation. Babies under 24 months and seniors 65+ are FREE.
All DayTreasure Island Flea 5th Birthday Bash w/ Derby Girls | Saturday   $3
10:00 amWin Tix: 27th Annual Bay Area KidFest: Opening Day | Concord   WIN
10:00 amTour of Andy Goldsworthys Tree Fall | The Presidio   FREE
10:30 am2016 Champions League Final Watch Party | SF   $5*
*$5 pre-sale tickets. $8 discounted tickets. $10 regular tickets.
10:30 amFree Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
10:30 am“Emperors’ Treasures” Educational Talk with Docent Pauline Tsui | SF   FREE
All DayUEFA Champions League Final: Sangria & Spanish Beer Festival | SoMa   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP on Facebook. Free admission. Bring cash for food & drinks. Get Funcheap $20 all-you-can-drink tickets
All DayPoint Reyes Open Studios: Memorial Day Weekend | North Bay   FREE
11:00 amPolitical Ha Ha Box: Free Public Art & $1 Lemonade | Mission Dist.   FREE*
*Free to see. $1 lemonade if you are thirsty.
All Day2016 Taco Festival: Lucha Libre & Air Accordion Championship | San Jose   $10*
*$10 admission (after that all plates are $6 or less). $3 children's admission.
All Day“Future Roots” Asian-American Festival: Music, Dance & Food Trucks | San Jose   FREE
All Day2016 “Cardinal Cup” Freestyle Hacky Sack Tourney | Stanford   FREE*
*Please note: We are not sure of the full details for this year's event. You could regularly check their website for an update, or email Steve Goldberg at brat@footbag.org for more information.
12:00 pmSausage Fest Block Party: Food, Music & Beer | Oakland   FREE*
*Free admission. Bring cash for food & drinks.
12:00 pmBoutique Pop Up Shop: Fashion & Fun | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
12:00 pmWin Tix: Sausage Fest Block Party: Free Beer Tokens | Jack London Square   WIN
12:00 pmTour Of Andy Goldsworthys Earth Wall | The Presidio   FREE
All Day2016 Eastlake Music Festival: Free All-Day Live Music, DJ & Dance Party | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pmEnsemble Mik Nawooj: Dynamic 10-piece Hip-Hop Orchestra | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
2:00 pmVisitacion Valley Part II: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
2:00 pmThe Boris Rozenfeld Russian Bibliophiles Club | SF   FREE
3:00 pm“The Bravery of Love & Legacy” 2016 Art Exhibition | Oakland   FREE
3:30 pmDada Here & Now: Honoring Its Centennial Birth | SF   FREE
4:00 pmKorupt Kollection Pop Up Shop & Showcase | Santa Rosa   FREE
6:00 pmFog City Movie Night: Finding Nemo | Richmond Dist.   FREE
6:00 pmWarriors vs Thunder: Game 6 | 2016 NBA Conference Finals Watch Party   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
9:00 pmWin Tix: 30 Plays in 60 Minutes | SF   WIN
9:00 pmNon- Stop Diverse Comedy | SF   $5*
*Mention Funcheap at the door and get a free beer.
9:00 pmWin Tix: Hubba Hubba Revue’s Sexiest Burlesque Night | Oakland   WIN
9:00 pmWin Tix: AC/DC Tribute Night “Powerage” | Slim’s   WIN
9:00 pmThe Night Light’s 4 Year Anniversary Weekend: Live Music & DJs | Oakland   FREE*
*21+ only
10:00 pmWin Tix: Sirof/Bentley ’16: The Comedy Show | Doc’s Lab   WIN
10:00 pmJazz Pianist Max Chanowitz | PianoFight   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.

Sunday, May 29, 2016

2016 Golden Gate Bonspiel: Curling Competition | Sharks Ice Fremont
Sunday, May 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch.
| Sharks Ice

Come watch curlers from around the country as they compete on Memorial Day weekend in the annual Golden Gate Bonspiel at Sharks Ice in Fremont from May 27-29, 2016. The 2016 event more...

All DaySanta Cruz Longboard Surf Contest | 2016   FREE*
*Free to watch from the shore.
9:00 amRare Tenderloin Guided Tour: Part II | SF City Gudes   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
9:30 amSan Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2016   FREE
9:30 amBotanical, Geological & Historic Ring Mountain Hike| Marin   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
All DaySan Francisco Carnaval Festival 2016: Sunday | Mission   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
10:00 am2016 Burmese New Year Water Festival | Union City   FREE
All DayTreasure Island Flea 5th Birthday Bash w/ Derby Girls | Sunday   $3
10:00 amJapanese Tea Garden Tree Tour | SF   FREE
All DaySan Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival: Sunday | 2016   FREE
All Day“Bethel Remembers” Memorial Day | San Jose   FREE
All DayPoint Reyes Open Studios: Memorial Day Weekend | North Bay   FREE
11:00 amOff the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
11:30 amUSS San Francisco WWII Memorial Ceremony | SF   FREE
12:00 pm44th Annual Muir Beach BBQ: Reggae w/ IrieFuse | Mt. Tam   FREE*
*$20 parking per vehicle
12:00 pmU.S.S. San Francisco: Honoring The Fallen & Remaining Survivors of Battle | SF   FREE
12:30 pmDada Here & Now: Performance Art Symposium | SF   FREE
1:00 pmFree Memorial Day Patriotic Music Concert | Golden Gate Park Band   FREE
3:00 pmSalsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party | Emeryville   FREE
4:00 pmPianoFight’s 1st Grandiversary Celebration | SF   FREE
6:30 pm“Public” Bikes Women’s Workshop: Keep Your Trusty Stead Ready | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmThree Schmucks: Comedy & Free Pickles | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pmWin Tix: Classical Revolution Orchestra: Beethoven & Bowie | Fort Mason   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets, or get the Exclusive Funcheap Ticket Deal: Get $12 Tickets - Use code CLASSICALREV for $8 off tickets.
9:00 pmLive Action Music: Up & Coming Rap Artists | Albany   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Samurai Sunday Night | Boom Boom Room   FREE
9:00 pmThe Night Light’s 4 Year Anniversary Weekend: Live Music & DJs | Oakland   FREE*
*21+ only


Monday, May 30, 2016

Memorial Day Weekend's Best Sales: REI, Macy's, Timbuk2 & More | 2016

Ready to shop til you drop? Here is Funcheap’s guide to some incredibly long lists of crazy amazing Memorial Day sales happening all weekend in retail stores and online for Memorial Day 2016. 2016 sale more...

All DaySF City Guides Memorial Day 2016 | 16 Free Guided Walking Tours   FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
10:00 am2016 Memorial Day Commemoration & Tour | Oakland   FREE
All DaySan Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | 2016   FREE
10:00 am2016 Memorial Day Parade | Mill Valley   FREE
All DayMemorial Day Free Entry | Ardenwood Historic Farm   FREE
10:00 amUSS Pampanito Lost Boat Ceremony | Pier 45   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
10:30 amMemorial Day 2016 Commemoration & Parade | Presidio   FREE
10:30 am2016 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough   FREE
All DayPoint Reyes Open Studios: Memorial Day Weekend | North Bay   FREE
1:00 pm18th Annual Memorial Day Service | Colma Cemetery   FREE
All Day2016 Memorial Day Celebration, Rock ‘n Roll & Free BBQ | San Anselmo   FREE*
*Free food and music, but bring cash for the bar. All vets got their first drink free with military ID.
1:00 pmRare Walking Tour: American History in Golden Gate Park | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
2:00 pmRare Embarcadero Skyway Walking Tour | SF City Guides   FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted. Some tours may be limited in size
3:00 pm21st Annual Sh*t-Kickin’ Memorial Day Party: Outdoor Twang Fest & BBQ | El Rio   $10*
*$10 covers music and food, but tips for the BBQ chef are appreciated, and you'll probably want to buy some drinks too.
4:00 pmOfficial Bernie Sanders Rally | Oakland   FREE*
*This event is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are strongly encouraged. Admission is first come, first served.
5:00 pmSharks at Penguins: Game 1 | 2016 Stanley Cup Finals Watch Party   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmLive Jazz With Jules Broussard | SF   FREE
7:00 pmNerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland   $8
7:00 pmMeditation, Mantra & Visualization | Berkeley   FREE
7:30 pmRoad to the Funny Fest 2016 | SF   FREE
8:00 pmSan Francisco Theater Pub Presents: Sticky Icky | PianoFight   FREE*
*10$ suggested donation
9:30 pmFolk Acoustic Music with Drew Jones | Pianofight   *
*Free but an RSVP is required.

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

$1.31 Ice Cream Scoop Day | Baskin Robbins

Make every 31st the sweetest day of the month as Baskin Robbins celebrate their favorite number with scoops for $1.31 and two-scoop sundaes for $3.31. Stop by Baskin-Robbins on the 31st of January, March, more...

All DayFinal Day: 2016 Humor Exhibit “Animal House” | SF Library   FREE
10:00 amRare Walking Tour: SF’s 20th Century Glass | Financial Dist.   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
All DayBookbinders Museum Tour: Watch 19th Century Equipment & History | SF   $5*
*$5 tickets if you mention FunCheap, all through the month of May 2016. Otherwise, tickets are $10.
10:30 amFree Rare Potrero Hill Guided Walking Tour | SF City Guides   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
11:00 amBrand New “Off the Grid” Food Truck Pod Launches in SF | Tenderloin   FREE
1:00 pmHigh Speed Blood Drive: Free “Hot Laps” for Giving Blood | Sonoma Raceway   FREE
6:00 pmHealthy Food Workshop & $5 Farmers Market Bucks | South SF   FREE