Thursday, September 4, 2014

Khan Academy Founder Talk & 21st Century Visionary Award | Castro Theatre
Thursday, September 4 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $25
| Castro Theatre

Sal Khan, author and founder of Khan Academy will be in conversation with Kishore Hari, director of the Bay Area Science Festival. Khan Academy’s mission to give a free, world-class education to more...

8:00 pmFree Live Orchestra Sneak Preview: 2014-15 Opera Season | SF   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Aries Spears (MADtv) Comedy Night | Cobb’s   WIN*
*All shows are 18 & over and there is a two drink minimum per person.
8:45 pmMovies on the Square | Redwood City   FREE
10:00 pmWin Tix: Popscene 2004: Millenium DJ Dance Party | SF   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $5 before 10:30 pm / $10 after.

Friday, September 5, 2014

Free Dance Performance:
Friday, September 5 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall

On Friday, September 5, the Rotunda Dance Series will present Garrett + Moulton Productions in a special preview performance of excerpts of The Luminous Edge, a new dance theater work exploring more...

All DayFree Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History  FREE
12:00 pmRooftop Garden Concert | Oakland  FREE
1:00 pm“Hobnobbing with Gobs of Snobs” History Walking Tour | Nob Hill   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Email Marie(at)FOOTtours.com to reserve spots and include your name, the number in your party, cell number, and your preferred tour date (9/5 or 9/6 at 1 pm). Make sure to let them know you found it on Funcheap. When you confirm, they'll send you the information on where the tour will meet.
4:00 pm“Friday Night Market”: Grand Opening Summer Evening Festival | UN Plaza   FREE*
*Free Admission. Bring cash for food, drinks and shopping
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 pmOff The Grid, Dance Lessons & Live Soul Music | Friday Nights at OMCA   $7.50*
*Half-price gallery admission for adults, ages 18 and under are free. Admission for Members is always free. Cash bar. Prices vary for Off the Grid food trucks.
5:00 pm30-Member Leonard Cohen A Capella Choir & Art Installations | de Young   FREE*
*Programs are free and open to the public, but does not include admission to the museum's galleries.
6:00 pmFirst Friday Follies: Burlesque & Creepy Puppet Show | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but donations for the artists are awesome.
6:00 pmOakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk   FREE
6:00 pmFirst Friday Shorts | The New Parkway   FREE
6:00 pmTemescal First Fridays | Oakland   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring cash for shopping, food, and drinks.
6:00 pmNorth Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF   FREE
7:00 pmBernal Heights “Film Crawl on Cortland” 2014 | SF   FREE
7:00 pmFree RAWdance Performance | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
7:00 pmSouth First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose   FREE
7:00 pmWin Tix: Michael Franti Live Acoustic Set & Eco Film VIP Access | Oakland   WIN*
*Win a pair of general admission tickets with VIP access at the film screening and concert.
7:30 pmSan Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays   FREE
8:00 pm“Chicago” Sing-Along Movie & Costume Party | Jack London Sq   FREE
8:00 pmFilm Night in the Park: “The Fifth Element” | Marin   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
8:00 pmWin Tix: The Ponies & Luce (KFOG Favorites) Live in Concert | SF   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $15
9:00 pmFirst Friday Concert Series | Oakland   FREE
9:00 pm“Wrapped in Plastic” Jazz Quartet | The Royale   FREE
9:00 pm2014 Mission Creek Oakland Music & Arts Festival Kickoff | The Uptown   FREE
9:30 pmFirst Friday Free Comedy & DJ Party | SF   FREE


Saturday, September 6, 2014

2014
Saturday, September 6 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | The Maritime Museum

The San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park is kicking off its First Annual “Pier to Pier” Walk & Festival from 8 am to noon on Saturday, September 6, 2014.  Ranger-led walk begins more...

9:00 amSick Plant Clinic | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden   FREE*
*Garden admission is free only if you're attending the Sick Plant Clinic.
All Day43rd Annual Art & Wine Festival: Saturday | Mountain View   FREE
All DayBank of America Free Museum Weekend   FREE*
*Free for Bank of America or Merrill Lynch Card Holders. Some venues may be closed on certain days; please confirm directly with participating museums.
All DayFree Fishing Day 2014 | SF   FREE
10:30 amFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Dolphin Tale 2″ | SF   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
11:00 amSubRosa Coffee 5th Birthday Party: Music, DJs & Food Carts | Oakland   FREE*
*Free party, but food & vendor purchases may be extra
All Day2014 Autumn Moon Festival: Saturday | Chinatown   FREE
11:00 amFerry Plaza Farmers Market: Free Seasonal Cooking Demos | SF   FREE
11:00 amKOFY TV’s ’80s Dance Party: Halloween Costume Bash | SF   FREE
11:30 amWin Tix: CitySolve: Fun Urban Scavenger Hunt | SF   FREE*
*Win a pair of tickets, or use code FCCSURSF for $20/ person tickets (typically $40-$60)
12:00 pmWin Tix: The 3rd Annual San Francisco Lawn Party | Marina Green   WIN*
*Food and drink available for purchase. You may bring outside food, but coolers and outside alcohol are not permitted.
All Day2014 Mission Creek Music Festival Block Party | Oakland   FREE
12:30 pmNike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands   FREE
1:00 pmFree RAWdance Performance | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
1:00 pm“Hobnobbing with Gobs of Snobs” History Walking Tour | Nob Hill   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Email Marie(at)FOOTtours.com to reserve spots and include your name, the number in your party, cell number, and your preferred tour date (9/5 or 9/6 at 1 pm). Make sure to let them know you found it on Funcheap. When you confirm, they'll send you the information on where the tour will meet.
2:00 pm“Under the Sea” Tea Party in the Park | Panhandle   FREE*
*Bring your own tea cup. Tea and treats will be provided, but supplies might be limited. Please bring a dish or drink to share.
2:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park 2014: The Taming of the Shrew | SF   FREE
2:00 pmWhimsical Rudyard Kipling Outdoor Musical Play | Santa Clara   FREE*
*All shows are free though donations are gratefully accepted.
6:30 pm2014 Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema Finale: Live Ukulele Band & Films | Precita Park   FREE