Upcoming Events

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Free Admission & $1 Rides: Food Drive Day | 2017 Alameda County Fair

Get into the Alameda County Fair for free when you donate four non-perishable food items to the Feed The Need Food Drive at the entrance until 5 pm. All carnival rides will more...

2:00 pmFree Ice Cream Social: Make & Sample Homemade Ice Cream | Hayward   FREE
3:00 pmYAXhibition 2017: Art(S)mash Reception | SF   FREE
6:00 pmFree Zydeco Concert in the Park | Redwood City   FREE
6:00 pmLadies’ Knight: Women’s Chess Club | SF Main Library   FREE
6:00 pmHealdsburg 511 Carpool Party & Free Food | Chalkboard   FREE
6:00 pm“Life After Innocence” Book Discussion | SF Main Library   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:30 pmSummer Party Dance Concert | Menlo Park   FREE
6:30 pmCoastal Snapshot: What Lives On the Docks? | Oakland   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Spider-Man: Homecoming” | AMC Saratoga   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
7:00 pmPride Poetry Palooza | Oakland   FREE*
*Door donations are highly encouraged.
7:00 pmPlaycrafting Night: Live Game Demos & Free Pizza | SF   FREE*
*Use the code FUNCHEAP and enjoy free tickets. Normal tickets are $10.
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland   FREE
7:30 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “The House” | AMC Saratoga   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
7:30 pmWin Tix: Rock, Funk & Gypsy Jazz: Big Something + Diego’s Umbrella | Rickshaw Stop   WIN
8:00 pmFree Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15
8:00 pmWorld Class Comedy Wednesdays | Marina   FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. Otherwise $15.
8:00 pmWin Tix: Really Funny Comedians (Who Happen To Be Women) | Cobb’s Comedy Club   WIN
8:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Spider-Man: Homecoming” | AMC Van Ness   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
8:00 pmWin Tix: Comedy Night: Barry Rothbart (ABC/Comedy Central) | The Punch Line   WIN
9:00 pmFree Movies on the Beach: “Back to the Future” | Santa Cruz   FREE

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Golden State Warriors Championship Trophy Tour | Burlingame
Thursday, June 29 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Dunk Contest (Burlingame)

The Golden State Warriors will host a Championship Trophy Tour at all Warriors Team Stores throughout the Bay Area this week for an opportunity for fans to take photos with the more...

All DayFree Admission Day for Seniors | Alameda County Fair  FREE*
*Seniors must be 62 and better.
12:30 pmThe Jamming Nachos Rock n’ Roll Band | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival   FREE
4:00 pm“SF’s Bars to Stay Open ’til 4am?” Forum with Senator Scott Wiener | SF   FREE
4:00 pmGolden State Warriors Championship Trophy Tour | San Mateo   FREE
5:00 pmCommunity Voices: Poets Speak & Reflect | SF   FREE
5:30 pmSummer Sounds Outside: Dirty Cello | Walnut Creek   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Experimenting with Strings & Vibrations | Pier 15   $15*
*$15 General; $10 Members; Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome) Adults Only (18+)
6:00 pmFree Classic Rock Concert in the Park | San Mateo   FREE
6:00 pmSpotlight NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
6:00 pmPaula Frazer & Tarnation’s Alternative Country Mini Concert | Amoeba SF   FREE
6:00 pmSFJAZZ Summer Jazz 2017: Free Outdoor Music Festival | Palo Alto   FREE
6:00 pmLive “Rag Doll” Fashion Window Installation & Cocktails | Wonderland   FREE
6:30 pmMoraga Summer Concert: Jackson 5 to Maroon 5 | East Bay   FREE
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concerts: House Party | Concord   FREE
6:30 pmIt Takes Guts: “Know Your Microbiome” Science & Trivia Night | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Free admission but bring money for food and drinks
6:30 pmSciComm Studio 003: Science in Unexpected Places | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmAdult Craft Night: Fizzy Bath Bombs | Mountain View   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pm“TransAction: Trans Writing as Activism” Reading & Discussion | SF   FREE
7:00 pm“Tales of SF’s Cacophony Society” Reunion & Teach-In | SF Main Library   FREE
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “The House” | AMC Van Ness   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
8:00 pmHellaFunny on Haight Street | Milk Bar   FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise, it's $15.
8:00 pmWin Tix: Lovesick: The Cat Allergy Musical | SF   WIN*
*$ 25 with discount code
8:00 pmWin Tix: Arj Barker (Flight of the Conchords) | Cobb’s Comedy Club   WIN
8:15 pmSummer Movie in the Park: “The BFG” | Orinda   FREE
8:45 pmMovies on the Square: “Sully” | Redwood City   FREE


Friday, June 30, 2017

2017 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest | South Bay
Friday, June 30 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Many events are free, but there are ticketed concerts and other.
| Downtown Hollister

Photo | Via Hollister Independence Rally The roar of motorcycles will take over the streets of Hollister,known as the “Birthplace of the American Biker,” for the annual Hollister Freedom Rally. The Rally has always been more...

All DayGolden State Warriors Championship Trophy Tour | Oakland   FREE
11:00 amKa-Hon: Bay Area’s Finest Latin Percussionists | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
All DayBeer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos   FREE
12:00 pm“Imagine America” Art Exhibit | Oakland   FREE
12:00 pmRooftop Garden Concert: Soul & R&B | Oakland   FREE
2:00 pmCraft The Summer of Love: “Painted Rock Mandalas” Workshop | South SF   FREE
4:30 pmClover Sonoma’s Free Organic Milk & Churro Crisps | Civic Center   FREE
5:00 pmFriday Nights at the de Young: The Summer of Love Experience | SF   FREE*
*All activities and admission to the permanent galleries on Friday nights are free and open to the public, but if you want to visit the museum's Special Exhibits, regular admission charges still apply.
5:00 pmAnchor Brewing’s Firkin Friday | The Yard   FREE*
*Free admission but bring money for food and drinks
5:00 pmOff the Grid’s “Country Music Takeover” Food Truck Party | Fort Mason   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
5:30 pmSan Francisco Critical Mass   FREE
6:00 pmCandle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated, though not required.
6:00 pmMusic on the Square: New Wave & Modern Rock Hits | Redwood City   FREE
6:00 pmPhototaxis: Free Friday Night at Conservatory of Flowers | Golden Gate Park   FREE*
*Free admission to the Conservatory between 6:30-8:30pm for anyone wearing a flower in their hair on June 30. 2017. All outdoor events are free.
6:30 pmFree Beach Concert: Great White | Santa Cruz   FREE
6:30 pmBeach Boys Tribute Concert in the Park | Alamo   FREE
7:00 pmHella Funny Friday Comedy Night | Chug Pub   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required with secret code FUNCHEAP
7:05 pmOakland A’s $5 Night vs. Atlanta Braves | 2017   $5*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
7:30 pmFree Opera at the Ballpark 2017: Don Giovanni | AT&T Park   FREE*
*Free tickets, but advanced registration is required
8:00 pm$5 Classic Movie Night: “The Big Lebowski” | Paramount Theatre   $5
8:00 pmAs I Lay Laughing: Comedy & Snacks | Oakland   FREE*
*Donations are appreciated.
8:00 pmWin Tix: Paramount Movie Classics: The Big Lebowski | Paramount Theatre   WIN
8:00 pmOfficial Chris Cornell Bay Area Tribute Concert | Slim’s   $15*
*Tickets are $15 in advance and $17 at the door.
8:30 pmLast Fridays Outdoor Movie Night “The Parent Trap” | Pier 39   FREE
8:30 pm“Dancing Under the Stars” Outdoor Samba Party | Jack London Square   FREE
9:00 pmWin Tix: “The Soiled Dove” Wild Barbary Coast Circus Theater | Alameda   WIN*
*$45 for 9pm Show. $117 for Dinner & Show
9:00 pmWin Tix: ’60s Prom Night Motown Dance Party | Brick & Mortar   WIN*
*$5 Pre-Sale, $10 Door
9:00 pmWin Tix: Elegiac Electro-pop “Haerts” | Rickshaw Stop   WIN
9:30 pmWin Tix: Hotline: The Ultimate Indie Dance Party | DNA Lounge   WIN
10:00 pmSF Weekly’s “Best New Bar”: Hyphy vs. Crunk Hip Hop Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP using code FUNCHEAP, $5 otherwise

Saturday, July 1, 2017

2017 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest | South Bay
Saturday, July 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Many events are free, but there are ticketed concerts and other.
| Downtown Hollister

Photo | Via Hollister Independence Rally The roar of motorcycles will take over the streets of Hollister,known as the “Birthplace of the American Biker,” for the annual Hollister Freedom Rally. The Rally has always been more...

9:00 amSick Plant Clinic | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden   FREE*
*Garden admission is free only if you're attending the Sick Plant Clinic.
9:00 amFirst Saturdays Free Outdoor Boot Camp | Oakland   FREE
All DayFillmore Jazz Festival 2017 | Saturday   FREE
All DayFree Fishing Day 2017 | SF   FREE
All DayBank of America Free Museum Weekend   FREE*
*Free for Bank of America or Merrill Lynch Card Holders. Some venues may be closed on certain days; please confirm directly with participating museums.
10:00 am“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area   FREE
10:00 amJack London Square Waterfront | Free Oakland Guided Walking Tours   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
10:00 amFree Guided Trail & Nature Walk | Golden Gate Park   FREE
10:00 amTennyson All America Festival | Hayward   FREE
10:00 amFamily-Friendly Bike Ride | The Presidio   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is requested.
10:00 amPt. Pinole Regional Shoreline BioBlitz Citizen Science | Richmond   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
10:00 am4th of July Model Train Show | San Leandro   FREE
All DayGolden State Warriors Championship Trophy Tour | Walnut Creek   FREE
10:30 amFree “June Taylor Company” Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
11:00 amWin Tix: 18th Annual Oysterfest with Passion Pit | Golden Gate Park   $20*
*Use code FUNCHEAP for discount purchase. Food and drinks for purchase
11:30 amFree Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park   FREE
12:00 pmRussian River “Big Rocky Games” | Monte Rio | 2017   FREE
12:00 pmLaborFest2017: Labor History Four-Hour Bike Tour | SF   $15*
*Sliding scale from $15-50
12:00 pm“Occupy” Axis Dance Company Show | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
12:00 pmIndependence Day Camp: Picnic, Free Games & Gooey S’mores | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, bring money for food and drinks.
12:30 pmNike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands   FREE