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Thursday, August 27, 2015

2015 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Liam Mayclem, KCBS’s Foodie Chap | Ferry Bldg
Thursday, August 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: $4.95*
*Tacolicious tacos are typically $4.95, but prices may vary.
| Ferry Building

Taco lovers, rejoice – Tacolicious’s annual Guest Chef Series is back at the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Visit the Tacolicious stand on Thursdays (10 am to 2 pm) to taste some more...

12:00 pmPeople in Plazas: Free Gypsy Jazz Concert | SF   FREE
12:00 pmHornbill Burmese Cuisine Grand Opening | San Pablo   FREE
12:30 pmClynton Cox Soulful Music | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival   FREE
12:30 pmPeople in Plazas: Free Opera Concert | SF   FREE
2:00 pmPershing Family Remembrance | Presidio   FREE*
*RSVP appreciated but not required
4:00 pm“Off The Grid” Twilight Campfire Party | Presidio   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
5:00 pmAmbiance Shopping Party: Free Bubbly, Snacks & Discounts | Haight   FREE
5:00 pmIdeasthesia Pop-Up Exhibition & Opening Reception | SF   FREE
5:00 pmUSS Pampanito Free Guided Ship Tour & Wine Reception | Pier 45   FREE*
*The tour is now SOLD OUT.
5:00 pmCommunity Leaders of Golden Gate University Panel Discussion | SF   FREE
5:00 pm“Monstrous Fun” Giant Wall Doodling Party | SF   FREE
5:30 pmAdventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
5:30 pmOlio Yoga: Free Yoga Class | SF   FREE*
*Free to all who can fit in the site.
6:00 pmFree Drive-In Movie Night | San Jose   FREE*
*Free, but arrive early as the drive-in fills up quickly on free nights
6:00 pmFree Drive-In Movie Night | East Bay   FREE*
*Free admission, but arrive early as the drive-in fills up quickly on free nights
6:00 pmCrafty NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $12*
*$12 general; $10 for museum members - 21+
6:00 pm$5 Thursday Night & Film Screening | Asian Art Museum   $5*
*$5 for admission after 5 pm; admission to special galleries may be extra.
6:00 pmFace It Salon Opening Day | SF   FREE*
*RSVP appreciated at http://www.faceitsf.com/#!events/xmne1
6:00 pmJob Seekers’ Yoga & Meditation Workshop | SF   FREE
6:00 pm‘rEvolve’ art exhibition | SF   FREE*
*Open to the Public
6:00 pm“It Feels Like” App Discussion | SF   FREE
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concert: Reggae/Caribbean Beat | Concord   FREE
6:30 pm“Walking Cinema” Housing Equity Film & Live Performance Fusion | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmUp in Jokes Comedy at Rooz Cafe | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pmDeath and Life of an Object: An Art Talk   FREE
7:00 pm“Machines of Loving Grace” Discussion | Mountain View   FREE*
*Free, but please register at computerhistory.org/events
7:00 pm“Catch the Fever” Free Latin Dance Class & Party | Bay Street Emeryville   FREE
7:00 pmEvening with Ableton: Workshop | SF   FREE
8:00 pmPlanet Mirth: Semi-Semite Edition Comedy Show | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pmWaterfront Flicks: “The Grand Budapest Hotel” Jack London Square   FREE
8:00 pmMovies on the Square: Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 | Redwood City   FREE
8:00 pmFree Theatre: “Breaking the Code: The Alan Turing Story” | SF   FREE*
*Free tickets when you follow detailed directions in the listing in order to get free tickets online. Free tickets with code
8:30 pm“Temescal Street Cinema” Indie Outdoor Movie & Free Popcorn | Oakland   FREE
9:00 pmWin Tix: Soul Funk Pop: Marc & the Casuals | The Chapel   WIN
9:00 pmWin Tix: Live Late Night Comedy Talk Show “Meet The People!” | Doc’s Lab   WIN
9:00 pmWin Tix: Huey Mack & Futuristic: Hip Hop Night | Bottom of the Hill   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular price, $15
9:00 pmBenefit for The Riptide: “Class of ’84” DJs, $2 Drinks & Silent Auction | SF   FREE*
*Free before 9:30 pm. $7 after. Bring money to bid on auction items, enter raffles and buy jello shots to benefit The Riptide staff. 21+
All DayThree Twins Ice Cream 10 Year Anniversary | Name-Your-Price Scoop Day   $1*
*Name your price and all proceeds will benefit an environmental nonprofit.

Friday, August 28, 2015

Ritual Coffee & Three Twins Ice Cream Social: Free Float Day | Mission Dist.
Friday, August 28 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Cold Brew Coffee Ice Cream Floats while supplies last
| Ritual Coffee (Valencia)

Ritual is partnering with their friends at Three Twins Organic Ice Cream, another Bay Area favorite, to celebrate the arrival of Nitro Cold Brew on tap at Ritual’s Valencia Street café more...

All DayBeer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos  FREE
12:00 pmRooftop Garden Concert: Alternative/Rock | Oakland  FREE
12:00 pmPeople in Plazas: Free Jazz Concert | SF  FREE
12:00 pmPeople in Plazas: Free Mission Youth Salsa Band Concert | SF  FREE
12:00 pmPeople in Plazas: Free Jazz Concert | SF  FREE
4:00 pmFree Harbor Tours: USS Potomac & Giant Cranes | Port of Oakland   FREE
4:30 pmProject Runway Designer Jake Wall Q&A & Fashion Showcase | SF   FREE
5:00 pmFriday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland   $7.50*
*Half-price gallery admission for adults; ages 18 and under are free. Admission for members is always free.
5:00 pmArt on the Square | Redwood City   FREE
5:00 pm“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
5:00 pmFriday Night Market at UN Plaza | SF   FREE
5:00 pmBeats & Eats: Live Music & Food Trucks | SoMa   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for wine and food.
5:00 pmDJ Series Mini Concert: Jeremy Castillo | Amoeba SF   FREE
5:30 pmSan Francisco Critical Mass   FREE
6:00 pmFree Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:00 pmCandle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated, though not required.
6:00 pmFriday Nights at the de Young: Pre-opening of Royal Hawaiian Featherwork | 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.
6:00 pmOhno Type Company Launch Party | SF   FREE
6:00 pmMovie in the Park: Despicable Me 2 | Half Moon Bay   FREE
6:30 pmSmash Mouth: Free Beach Concert | Santa Cruz   FREE
7:00 pmSan Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.   FREE
7:00 pmFeral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF   $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
7:00 pmLive Musical Duo: Lingering Fancies | SF   FREE
7:40 pmFree Movies in the Park: Epic | Oakland   FREE
7:40 pmFilm Night in the Park: Godzilla (2014) | Marin   FREE
8:00 pm$5 Classic Movie Night: “Some Like It Hot” | Paramount Theatre   $5
8:00 pmWin Tix: Paramount Movie Classics “Some Like it Hot” | Oakland   WIN
8:00 pmComedy Roast of a Doctor | Berkeley   $5*
*$5 when you use code FUNCHEAP at checkout online, tickets are normally $10
8:00 pmFree Theatre: “Breaking the Code: The Alan Turing Story” | SF   FREE*
*Free tickets when you follow detailed directions in the listing in order to get free tickets online. Free tickets with code
8:30 pmDancing Under the Stars: Salsa | Jack London Square   FREE
9:00 pmMichael Jackson Birthday DJ Dance Party & Celebration | Mighty   $5*
*$5 before 11 pm with an RSVP. $10 after 11 pm or without RSVP.
9:00 pmWin Tix: “Down with the King” Michael Jackson Dance Party | SF   WIN
10:00 pmWin Tix: Mo Mandel (Comedy Central) Comedy Night | Punch Line   WIN
10:15 pmWin Tix: Deon Cole (Conan/Showtime) Comedy Night | Cobb’s   WIN
10:30 pmLive Comedy Show: “Your F!#&ed Up Relationship” | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Saturday, August 29 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | The Maritime Museum

The San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park is hosting its 2nd Annual “Pier to Pier” Walk & Festival. The aim of this event is to promote outdoor exercise for adults 50+, but everyone more...

All DayFree Day At The Bay Area Discovery Museum | Sausalito   FREE*
*Free for Wells Fargo Card Holders
10:00 amFree Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Old Oakland   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 amSurfrider Clean Up | Baker Beach   FREE
10:00 amBasic Training: Complimentary Full-body Workout | SF   FREE
10:00 amArt Association Summer Art Show & Sale | Concord   FREE*
*Free - No registration required - Open to public.
10:00 amInteractive Community Workshop & Pop-Up Event | Berkeley   FREE
10:00 amWhat’s happening at Knowland Park? | Oakland   FREE
All DayMasterChef Season 7: Open Casting Call | SF   FREE*
*Free, but you should pre-register online if you're even considering showing up.
All DayTreasure Island Flea   $3
10:30 amGuided Hike of the Mountain Lake Trail | The Presidio   FREE*
*Free but registration required through Eventbrite
All DayIndonesia Day Festival 2015 | Union Square   FREE
11:00 amRock Balancing Art Gathering & Lesson | Crissy Field   FREE*
*Free, but RSVPs are appreciated to rsvpstacking@gmail.com
11:00 amRuckus n’ Resiliency Workshops & Street Fest | Oakland   FREE
11:00 am“Heavy Breathing” Absurd Artist-Led Fitness Class | Kezar Stadium   FREE
11:00 amFerry Plaza Farmers Market: Free Seasonal Cooking Demos | SF   FREE
11:00 amAlma & Engel Open House Event | SF   FREE
11:30 am2nd Annual Tomato Tasting | Mountain View   FREE*
*Free - Registration is appreciated, but not required.
12:00 pm“Come Hell or High Water” Katrina 10th Anniversary Documentary Screening & Discussion | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
All Day21st Amendment Brewery Opening & Watermelon Bowling | East Bay   FREE
1:00 pmThe Great San Francisco Hike: 5 Peaks & A Pub | SF   FREE
1:00 pmSaturday Flavor of the South Side Concert in the Park | McLaren Park   FREE
2:00 pm“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | The Haight   $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
2:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park SF Opening: Romeo & Juliet | Presidio   FREE
2:00 pmForks Over Knives: A Film about Health | SF   FREE