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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Friday, April 18, 2014

Join OMCA and Off the Grid on 10th Street in Oakland for a SuperAwesome sneak peek of two spring exhibitions that explore what happens when communities come together around a shared more...

11:00 amZumba For The People: Free Dance Party | SF  FREE*
2:00 pmYour Future BART Ride: New Train Tours | West Oakland  FREE
5:00 pmAnnual Good Friday Concert: Grammy-Nominated String Quartet | Stanford  FREE
5:00 pm“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food from food trucks.
5:00 pm“The Bay Lights” Talk & Marcus Shelby Jazz Ensemble | Friday Nights at the de Young   FREE*
*Programs are free and open to the public, but does not include admission to the museum's galleries.
All DayWin Tix: “The Bay Bridge: A Work in Progress (1933–1936)” Photography | de Young Museum   WIN*
*Win a pair of general admission tickets to the de Young for Friday, April 18, 2014 from 5-8:45 pm.
5:30 pmUK’s The 1975 Acoustic Indie Performance | Rasputin SF   FREE
7:00 pmWin Tix: Sing-Along “Jesus Christ Superstar” & Chunky Jesus Contest | SF   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular sliding scale cost: $15 - $35. Proceeds will benefit the San Francisco Trans March.
7:00 pmBicycle Art Salon | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by contacting the organizers via email to bicycleartsalon@gmail.com or phone at 510-230-8270.
7:00 pmFree Blacklight Art Party | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are accepted
7:00 pmBurning Man 2014 Art Sneak Peek | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
8:00 pmRoller Derby Demo & Flower Power Ride | San Jose Bike Party   FREE
8:00 pmSeduction Feroce: Burlesque Variety Show & Free Retro Hairstyling | Oakland   FREE*
*Free when you mention Funcheap at the door. Otherwise tickets are $10. 21+
9:00 pmWin Tix: Hot For Teacher: The Van Halen Experience | Slim’s   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost: $14. All ages 6+.

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Watch Amazing & Massive Sand Art Creation | Ocean Beach
Saturday, April 19 – 7:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach (Fulton)

Andres Amador is an earthscape artist from San Francisco who is well known for creating massive sand drawings on the beach using only a rake and some volunteers. His next project more...

9:00 amEarth Day 2014: Shoreline Clean-Up & Free Compost | Emeryville   FREE
All DayFree Fitness Saturday: Yoga, Pilates & Bellydance | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required for each class.
9:00 am2014 Duboce Park Egg Hunt | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required to duboce.egg.hunt@gmail.com. Please include the ages of your children.
All Day2014 Earth Day on the Bay: Eco Film Fest & Shark Feeding | Redwood City   FREE
All DayRecord Store Day 2014   FREE
All DayEarth Day 2014 Festival | Civic Center   FREE
10:00 amEggster’s 20th Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival | UC Berkeley   FREE
10:00 amPoint Molate Beach Springtacular: Live Music, Hikes & Games | East Bay   FREE
10:00 amHeron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park   FREE
10:00 amRace Start Ceremony: Clipper Round the World Yacht Race | SF   FREE
All DayFree National Parks Weekend | Yosemite and Muir Woods   FREE*
*Fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees. Other fees such as reservation, camping, tours, concession and fees collected by third parties are not included unless stated otherwise
All DayEaster Egg Hunt at Good Vibrations | Mission Dist.   FREE*
*Free prizes while supplies last.
11:00 am27th Annual Lakeshore Easter Hat Parade & Egg Decorating | Oakland   FREE*
*Entry is free. To participate: Derby hats to decorate cost about $2 at local shops.
11:00 am2014 Spring Eggstravaganza Carnival & BBQ Contest | Golden Gate Park   $8
All Day2014 Cherry Blossom Festival: Saturday | Japantown   FREE
11:00 am2014 Eggapalooza: Giant Egg Hunt With Over 10,000 Eggs | South Bay   FREE*
*Free, but bring money for food, drinks and select activities.
11:00 amFerry Plaza Farmers Market: Eatwell Farm Free Cooking Demo | SF   FREE
11:00 amTacolicious Tasting Event & Chef Demo | Embarcadero   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Tastes will be provided for the first 100 guests.
11:00 amContemporary Jewish Museum: Free Admission Week | Passover 2014   FREE
11:00 am8th Annual Alemany Farm Earth Day Celebration | SF   FREE*
*Everything is free, but make sure you bring a dish to share and offer to do some farm work
All Day$1 Earth Day Sale | Buffalo Exchange   $1
12:00 pmWorld Naked Bike Ride: Earth Day 2014 Edition | SF   FREE
All Day2014 Rhododendron Flower Show & Sale | Oakland   FREE
12:00 pmWin Tix: Ultimate Frisbee: SF FlameThrowers Season Opener | SF   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. $12 Adults; $6 Students / Kids (11-17 yrs); $25 Family Pack (2 adults & 3 students/kids); Children 10 yrs and under are FREE!
12:00 pmFree Caribbean Dance Classes for SF Carnival | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
1:00 pm2014 Spring Carnival: Egg Hunt, Crafts & Games | Emeryville   FREE
1:00 pm2014 Easter Egg Hunt, Games & Free Lunch | Oakland   FREE
1:00 pm“Swap-O-Rama-Rama” Maker Faire Sign Making & Clothing Swap | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but there is a $5 suggested donation.
1:00 pmAmerican Idol Phillip Phillips Live | Berkeley   FREE
2:00 pmGuided Gallery Tour: Downtown Art Scene | Oakland   FREE
All Day“Oakland Drops Beats”: All-Day Music Festival Crawl | East Bay   FREE
5:00 pmGlow-N-The-Dark Egg Hunt In Mosswood Park | Oakland   FREE
6:00 pm101 Vagina Photo Exhibit & Book Launch | SF   FREE
7:00 pmFree Black Light Art Party “Neon Palace” | Oakland   FREE