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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Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Mozart Piano Concert | North Bay
Wednesday, August 20 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are gladly accepted.
| Throckmorton Theatre

The Throckmorton Theatre in Mill Valley presents their annual free concert series from August  to October 2014. The concert take place on Wednesdays at noon. The performances are free, but donations are more...

12:00 pmCartoon Jazz Band: “People in Plazas” 2014 | SF   FREE
5:30 pmEast Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF   FREE
6:00 pmMovie Night on the Green: “Stuart Little” | Marin   FREE
6:00 pmPsychedelic Rock Concert: Joel Gion & The Primary Colours | Amoeba SF   FREE
6:00 pmRainbow Grocery Food Film Screening & Snacks: “American Meat” | SoMa   FREE
6:30 pmTragedy, Italian Style: Spooky Film Screening | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmFree Comedy Night with Danny Dechi | Outer Richmond   FREE
7:00 pmClosing Night: Starlight Movie Night & Improv Show: “Airplane” | San Jose   FREE
7:00 pmFree Astronomy Lecture: “El Gordo” Monster Galaxy Cluster | Randall Museum   FREE
7:00 pmAsk a Scientist: Whatever Happened to Homo Erectus? | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
7:30 pmNerd Nite: Hearing Loss, Surveys & Spacecraft Rescue | Rickshaw Stop   $8
8:00 pmReal Live Comedians Showcase | Mission Dist.   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by email to RealLiveComedians@gmail.com at least 3 hours before the event. Otherwise admission is $10. Donations are welcome.
8:00 pmStand-Up Comedy w/ Joe Klocek | SF   $5
8:00 pmConverse Free Heavy Rock Concert: High On Fire | The Chapel   FREE*
*Free concert. RSVPs are sold out, but tickets may be available at the door. Admission is based on capacity.
8:00 pmWin Tix: Gene Pompa (Conan / Comedy Central) Stand Up Comedy | The Punch Line   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. All shows are 18 & over and there is a two drink minimum per person.
9:00 pmFree Comedy Show & Hip Hop Cypher | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
9:00 pmFree Garage Rock Concert: The Fresh & Onlys | Elbo Room   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required

Thursday, August 21, 2014

El Presidio Archaeology Excavation | May - October
Thursday, August 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)

The Presidio Trust invites visitors to witness archaeology in action at Pershing Square from May through October, 9 am to 4 pm, Thursday-Saturday. Archaeologists are embarking on a long-term research project to excavate more...

12:00 pmLunchtime Concert Series | Palo Alto   FREE
12:30 pmNAR North African Rhythms Fusion Funk Concert | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
1:10 pmWestin St. Francis 110th Anniversary Free Historic Tour | SF   FREE
4:00 pmYerba Buena Gallery Crawl: Third Thursdays | SoMa   FREE*
*All gallery and museum entries will be free except for the Contemporary Jewish Museum which will be offering a special entry price of $5.
4:00 pmYBCA:ConVerge Art Gathering: Performance & Graffiti Workshop | SoMa   FREE
4:00 pmArt Showcase for SF Suicide Prevention: 40 Multi-Media Artists | SF   FREE
5:00 pmAmbiance Shopping Party: Free Bubbly, Snacks & Discounts | Haight   FREE
5:00 pmStreat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park   FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
5:00 pmAsian Art Museum: $5 Thursday Nights | SF   $5*
*$5 for admission after 5 pm; admission to special galleries may be extra.
5:00 pmTwilight by the Lake: 10 Piece R&B Band & Free Snacks | Oakland   FREE
6:00 pmGallery Crawl NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $12*
*$12 general, $10 for museum members - 21+
6:00 pmSalsa Dance Lesson & Live Afro-Latin Band | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
6:00 pmQuick Draw SF: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Art & Costume Party | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP on Facebook is appreciated.
6:00 pmThird Thursday Piedmont Ave Stroll: Capoeira & Soul | Oakland   FREE
6:00 pmWin Tix: Sound & Cinema Submersion | Exploratorium   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $15.
6:30 pmStorking Comedy: Free Standup & Intrusive Interviews | Oakland   FREE
6:30 pm2014 Eugene O’Neill Festival Sneak Peek | East Bay   FREE
6:30 pmSF Mime Troupe: Political Satire in the Park | Palo Alto   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
7:00 pmLive Mayoral Candidate Forum | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pmFree Tix: Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” Banjo Musical Edition | Berkeley   FREE*
*Get there early. Only the first 20 people (or 10 pairs) will get free tickets each night. Make sure you print out this page and take it with you to the door. The Funcheap offer was arranged with Caitlyn Louchard of the Shotgun Players.
7:00 pmIndependent Movie Shorts Screening & Free Popcorn | McCoppin Plaza   FREE
7:30 pmLast of the Summer: Capture the Flag | Downtown Oakland   FREE
8:00 pmFinal Outdoor Waterfront Movie Night: “The Lego Movie” | Jack London Square   FREE
8:45 pmMovies on the Square: “The Croods” | Redwood City   FREE
9:00 pmWin Tix: Ride The Blinds: Blues Rock & Punk ‘n Roll | Bottom Of The Hill   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $10 in advance / $12 at the door


Friday, August 22, 2014

Friday, August 22 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| lululemon athletica (SF Centre)

lululemon athletica and Emily Nolan present “Topless” Yoga, an event focused around empowering the community to expand your soul, connect to your health with movement, and see that you are truly more...

All DaySubpar Mini Golf’s 2nd Birthday: $2 Round of Golf | SF   $2*
*$2 per person for a single round of Miniature Golf limit one round per person on 8/22/14 only.
12:00 pmRooftop R&B Quartet Garden Concert | Oakland   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 pmBrazil Night: Visual Quiz & Modernist Jazz | de Young   FREE*
*Programs are free and open to the public, but does not include admission to the museum's galleries.