Friday, February 23, 2018

2018
Friday, February 23 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$15 early bird tickets / $20 general admission
| The Uptown Nightclub

It’s “Dre Day” (aka Dr. Dre’s birthday), so come party at The Uptown Nightclub for the official Bay Area Dre Day celebration with a selection of DJs to keep the party bumping. 2018 Dre more...

9:00 pm“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Beer & Popcorn | Oakland   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP to soupcomedyrsvp@gmail.com, Suggested donation of $5-$10 per person at the end of the night.

Saturday, February 24, 2018

Chinese New Year Celebration: Performances & Potluck Dinner | Oakland
Saturday, February 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring a dish to share.
| The Taoist Center

Gong Hay Fat Choy. Celebrate Chinese New Year with a potluck dinner. The Taoist Center is hosting a Chinese New Year’s Potluck Dinner & Celebration featuring poetry, song, dance and more. Bring a dish more...


Sunday, February 25, 2018

SF Chamber Orchestra Main Stage Concert “Serenade” | Berkeley
Sunday, February 25 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John’s Presbyterian Church

Masterpieces by two great Romantics, Antonín Dvořák and Johannes Brahms, share the stage in a concert which focusses almost exclusively on their fabulous woodwinds. A homage to Mozart, Dvořák’s Serenade in D more...


Monday, February 26, 2018

10:00 amFree Drop-In Tax Help | Oakland  FREE
7:00 pmNerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland  $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

7:40 pmDirty Old Women Reading: Literary Salon & Open Mic | Oakland  FREE

Friday, March 2, 2018

$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills
Friday, March 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*From 6-10pm enjoy $5 admission to the Center. There is no pre-registration for First Fridays.
| Chabot Space & Science Center

Enjoy $5 admission to the Chabot Space & Science Center in the Oakland Hills every First Friday of the month from 6-10 pm. $5 admission includes unlimited access to everything from laser more...

6:00 pm“Batch Made Market” Artisan Food | SF   FREE
6:00 pmAsian Cultural Center First Fridays: Art, Performance & Games | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but donations are greatly appreciated.

Saturday, March 3, 2018

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to seven Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each more...

9:00 amSick Plant Clinic | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden  FREE*
*Garden admission is free only if you're attending the Sick Plant Clinic.
10:00 am“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area  FREE
6:30 pmSpontaneous Storytelling & Free Drinks Night | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pmCraft Beers & Free Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE

Monday, March 5, 2018

12:00 pmFree Tax Assistance | Oakland Libraries  FREE
8:45 pmLate Nite Open Mic in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway  FREE

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

12:00 pmFree Admission Day at the Bedford Gallery  FREE
6:30 pmFree 1st Tuesday Clay Workshop & Potluck | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but bring along a dish to share or a donation

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

All DayFree First Wednesday | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden  FREE
7:00 pmEast Bay Science Cafe | Albany  FREE
8:00 pmBowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay  FREE

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, March 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Theatre

The Orinda Theatre hosts a free movie night at 6:30 pm on every second Thursday of the month. Every month showcases a new interesting classic title and sometimes you can catch special more...


Friday, March 9, 2018

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, March 9 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (East Bay)

The East Bay Bike Party is a monthly mobile party for riders of all ages, experience levels, and bike types, to meet, ride, and play together in the streets on the more...


Sunday, March 11, 2018

8:00 pmShapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland  FREE

Monday, March 12, 2018

10:00 amFree Tax Assistance | Oakland Libraries  FREE
8:00 pm“Farmer Brown’s Comedy Ho-Down” Experimental Variety Show | Oakland  FREE

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

7:30 pmFree AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley  FREE

Friday, March 16, 2018

Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours: First Day | Oakland

Tall ships are back in the Bay Area offering walk-on tours while docked in between their cruises. Check the Public Sail Schedule to see which ships will be docked at your nearest port. Dockside Tours Dockside tours are $5 more...

6:30 pmZoovie Night: “Disneynature: Born in China ” | Oakland Zoo   $7*
*Pre-registration is required. $7 per person. $6 per person for groups of 4 or more.
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.
8:00 pmChillarious: Free Comedy & Wine in a Mattress Shop | Berkeley   FREE
8:00 pmFandango Jarocho: Son Jarocho Jam Session | Berkeley   FREE*
*Donations welcome

Saturday, March 17, 2018

8:00 pmPunchlines At Branchline: Free Standup Comedy | Emeryville  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.

Monday, March 19, 2018

10:00 amFinal Drop-In Tax Help Day | Oakland  FREE

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

5:30 pmEast Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
5:30 pmFood First Meeting: A World Where People Have Access to Food | Berkeley  FREE
8:00 pmJokelandish: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | Oakland  $1*
*$1 with code "funcheapbaby" on Eventbrite; otherwise, it's $5.

Friday, March 23, 2018

9:00 pm“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Beer & Popcorn | Oakland  FREE*
*Free with an RSVP to soupcomedyrsvp@gmail.com, Suggested donation of $5-$10 per person at the end of the night.

Sunday, March 25, 2018

Free Acting Class Day | Berkeley Rep
Sunday, March 25 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Berkeley Repertory Theatre

Photo | berkeleyrep.org Taught by professional theatre artists, The Berkeley Rep offers free class samplers each quarter giving everyone an opportunity to explore the craft of theatre and experience the joy of more...


Monday, March 26, 2018

$5 Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours: Final Day | Oakland

Tall ships are back in the Bay Area offering walk-on tours while docked in between their cruises. Check the Public Sail Schedule to see which ships will be docked at your nearest port. Dockside Tours Dockside tours are $5 more...

7:00 pmNerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland   $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door

Monday, April 2, 2018

8:45 pmLate Nite Open Mic in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway  FREE

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

12:00 pmFree Admission Day at the Bedford Gallery  FREE

Friday, April 6, 2018

Asian Cultural Center First Fridays: Art, Performance & Games | Oakland
Friday, April 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are greatly appreciated.
| Oakland Asian Cultural Center

Come out for a night of fun and creativity as the Oakland Asian Cultural Center hosts First Fridays, an evening of art, performance, workshops and games every first Friday of the month. The OACC builds more...


Saturday, April 7, 2018

8:00 pmCraft Beers & Free Comedy Night | Oakland  FREE

Friday, April 13, 2018

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, April 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (East Bay)

The East Bay Bike Party is a monthly mobile party for riders of all ages, experience levels, and bike types, to meet, ride, and play together in the streets on the more...

6:30 pmZoovie Night: “The LEGO Batman Movie” | Oakland Zoo  $7*
*Pre-registration is required. $7 per person. $6 per person for groups of 4 or more.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Oakland A's: Free Tickets to 50th Anniversary Game | 2018
Tuesday, April 17 – 7:05 pm | Cost: FREE*
*First come first served tickets available on January 10, 2018 at 8am
| Oakland Coliseum

Oakland Athletics The Athletics played their first game in Oakland on April 17, 1968. Exactly 50 years later, the A’s celebrate with free tickets for their game against the Chicago White Sox on more...


Friday, April 20, 2018

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.

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Lyrids Meteor Shower | 2018
Sunday, April 22 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area

The Lyrid meteor shower lasts from about April 16-25 and it peaks before dawn on April 22, 2018 (night of April 21) when about 10-20 meteors are expected per hour. But, there’s a more...


Friday, May 25, 2018

6:30 pmZoovie Night: “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” | Oakland Zoo  $7*
*Pre-registration is required. $7 per person. $6 per person for groups of 4 or more.

Friday, June 8, 2018

6:30 pmZoovie Night: “Moana” | Oakland Zoo  $7*
*Pre-registration is required. $7 per person. $6 per person for groups of 4 or more.

Friday, August 10, 2018

6:30 pmZoovie Night: “The Lion King” | Oakland Zoo  $7*
*Pre-registration is required. $7 per person. $6 per person for groups of 4 or more.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Free National Parks Day:

NPS Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city to enjoy the serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entrance more...

6:30 pmZoovie Night: “Bolt” | Oakland Zoo   $7*
*Pre-registration is required. $7 per person. $6 per person for groups of 4 or more.