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Friday, December 19, 2014

Final Day: Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale | 80% Off Everything
Friday, December 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chronicle Books HQ

Need some last minute gifts, but don’t want to pay outrageous last minute shipping costs? The 2014 Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale is here again with 80% off everything in the store more...

All DayFree 3rd Fridays | East Bay Regional Parks   FREE
All Day“You Are Hear” Airport Winter Music Festival | SFO   FREE*
*All performances in Terminals 2 and 3 are post-security. Performances in Terminal 1 and the International Terminal are pre-security.
3:00 pm2014 Chanukah Festival & 25-Foot-Tall Menorah: Fourth Candle | Union Square   FREE
5:00 pmLive World Music, DJ & Holiday Musical Chairs | Friday Nights at OMCA   $7.50*
*Half-price gallery admission for adults; ages 18 and under are free. Admission for members is always free.
5:30 pmSan Jose Giants Mascot & Players Meet & Greet Night | Christmas in the Park   FREE
6:00 pmBlack Market “Ugly Christmas” Craft, Sweater & Food Night Market | SF   FREE*
*First 100 tickets free for Funcheap readers. After that, get discounted $5 Funcheap tickets, or get in free w/ a min. of 5 canned goods
7:00 pmBicycle Art Salon: Holiday Potluck & Lakeshore Ride | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by contacting the organizers via email to bicycleartsalon@gmail.com or phone at 510-230-8270.
7:30 pmThe Comedy Roast of a Santa Claus | SF   $5*
*$5 when you buy online using code FUNCHEAP at checkout. Tickets are normally $10.
7:30 pmWin Tix: Cinderella: A Family Holiday Musical | Union Square   WIN
7:30 pm$5 Tix for “The Business” Alt-Comedy Night | Mission Dist.   $5*
*Get 2-for-1 tickets ($5 each) when you RSVP to julesvposner@gmail.com with the subject line
8:00 pmSeduction Feroce: Burlesque & Drag Variety Show | Oakland   $5*
*$5 when you mention Funcheap at the door; otherwise, tickets are $10. 21+
8:00 pmHoliday Lights Ride: Photo Booth & Caroling Karaoke | San Jose Bike Party   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Foxtails Brigade: Quirky Junkyard Beats & Classical Guitar | The Chapel   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $15
10:15 pmWin Tix: Tom Segura Stand Up (Comedy Central) | Cobb’s Comedy Club   WIN*
*All shows are 18 & over and there is a two drink minimum per person.

Saturday, December 20, 2014

2014 Holiday Toy Giveaway Day | SF
Saturday, December 20 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. 18+ only.
| Glide

Glide’s annual Toy Sort and Giveaway is here, so hurry up and join a Toy Sort Monday to get ready for the Giveaway Day. Toy Sort Shifts St. Mary’s Cathedral, 1111 Gough Street, more...

All DayFree Parking Day | Oakland   FREE*
*Free parking, but stated time limits will still be enforced.
All DayWin Tix: 44th Annual KPFA Crafts Fair: 200 Artisans & Live Music | East Bay   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost: $10 for two adults. Free for persons 65 and over, persons with disabilities and kids 17 and under.
All DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio   FREE
All DayWin Tix: The Great Dickens Christmas Fair | Cow Palace   WIN*
*Tickets for for the final weekend of the 2014 Dickens Fair
All DayTelegraph Avenue Holiday Street Fair | Berkeley   FREE
All DayWin Tix: Spider-Man Saturday at Madame Tussauds | Fisherman’s Wharf   WIN*
*Win a pair of free tickets from Funcheap. Adult admission price is $16 for locals, or $26 for out-of-towners at the door ($22 if bought online). Children (12 and under) wearing their favorite super hero wear or costumes receive a free ticket with a paying adult.
11:00 am49ers vs. Chargers Game Watch: Food Trucks & Bottomless Sangria | SoMa   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
11:00 am“You Are Hear” Airport Winter Music Festival | SFO   FREE*
*All performances in Terminals 2 and 3 are post-security. Performances in Terminal 1 and the International Terminal are pre-security.
11:15 amGive & Take: Monthly Kid Stuff Swap | Oakland   FREE
11:30 amHoliday Sing-Along | Mountain View   FREE
1:00 pm2014 Christmas Carol Stroll | Union Street   FREE
1:00 pmThe Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is recommended.
3:00 pm2014 Children’s Day Celebration, Shrine Building & Potluck | SF   FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required. Please bring a hearty dish to share, a wrapped gift for your child, and a gift to donate. Donations are welcome.
3:30 pmWinter Solstice Eve 2014: Beach Celebration | Ocean Beach   FREE
4:00 pm2014 “Holiday Lights & Fanfare”: Free Outdoor Brass Concert | Civic Center   FREE
5:00 pm2014 Winter Solstice Night Hike & Campfire | Presidio   FREE*
*Free, but registration is required
5:30 pmStar Party: Dark Skies & Big Telescopes | South Bay   FREE
7:00 pm2014 Hanukkah Festival & 25-Foot-Tall Menorah: Fifth Candle | Union Square   FREE
7:00 pmWin Tix: “Santa’s Scream Fest” Haunted House | East Bay   WIN*
*Enter FUNCHEAP35 in the online checkout form to receive a $3 discount on all tickets.
7:00 pm2014 Holiday Flask Mob, DJ Party & Toy Drive | SF   FREE*
*Free, but please bring a quality, unwrapped toy for the SF Fire Department toy drive, or some cash to donate.
7:30 pmVice Principals of Comedy & Free Pizza | SF   FREE*
*Free pizza while supplies last; free admission to the 10 pm show included
8:00 pmWin Tix: Moonalice’s Super Psychedelic Hippie Holiday Show | Slims   WIN*
*Bring an unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots and receive a set of Moonalice posters
8:00 pmThe Comedy Roast of a Santa Claus | East Bay   $5*
*$5 when you buy online using code FUNCHEAP at checkout. Tickets are normally $10.
9:00 pm“Fringe” Indie Music Video Party | SF   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm with RSVP on Facebook; otherwise, it's $5. 21+
9:00 pmWin Tix: The Smiths & Morrissey Tribute: New Wave Dance Party | SoMa   WIN*
*$7 before 10pm / $12 after
9:00 pmThe Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP, or $5 at the door.
9:00 pmWin Tix: Lia Rose: Captivating Singer-Songwriter | The Chapel   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $15
11:59 pmSan Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF   FREE


Sunday, December 21, 2014

2014
Sunday, December 21 – 6:40 am | Cost: FREE | Tilden Park

Sing in the East Bay hills to greet the sun on solstice morning. Wear layers and bring drums, shakers, tambourines, flutes, tubas, etc., and maybe a thermos of your favorite hot more...

9:30 amWinter Solstice Walk: Nature Hike with Great Views | Mt. Diablo   $6*
*Free, but an RSVP is required; $6 per vehicle park entrance fee
10:00 am“Escape the Holiday Madness” Naturalist Hike to Winery | Cupertino   FREE
All DayTelegraph Avenue Holiday Street Fair | Berkeley   FREE
11:00 amBerkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive Moving Party | Final Day until 2016   FREE
11:00 am“You Are Hear” Airport Winter Music Festival | SFO   FREE*
*All performances in Terminals 2 and 3 are post-security. Performances in Terminal 1 and the International Terminal are pre-security.