Sunday, February 26, 2017

19th Annual
Sunday, February 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*21 and up
| Brick & Mortar Music Hall

Amoebapalooza is that magical time of the year when Amoeba Music San Francisco joins forces with fellow Amoebites to bring you the best variety show in all the land. Now in more...

8:00 pmUbuntu Theater Project: “Death of a Salesman” by Arthur Miller | Oakland   $1*
*Pay-what-you-can tickets at the door
8:00 pmWin Tix: Punch Line Comedy Showcase | SF   WIN

Monday, February 27, 2017

Russian Cuisine & Delicious Samples | Marin City
Monday, February 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Please contact the library to register.
| Marin City Library

Katia of Katia’s Russian Tea Room in San Francisco will share her knowledge of Russian cuisine and provide a delicious sampling of sweets and savories. Free but an RSVP is required. Please contact more...

6:00 pmSilent Book Club: Book Lovers’ Monthly Reading | San Jose  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmCareer Panel: The Art & Business of Filmmaking | SF  FREE
7:00 pmNerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland  $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door
7:30 pm“Our Mother’s Meal” Play Reading | Stanford   FREE
8:00 pmSalsa Dura: Dance Party & Live Salsa Orchestra | Berkeley   FREE
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Delicious Tacos | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.
8:00 pmClosing Theater Performance: “Waiting for Godot” | Oakland   $1*
*Pay-what-you-can tickets at the door
8:00 pmHellaFunny’s North Beach Comedy Night | Purple Onion   FREE*
*Free with RSVP and promo code HELLAFUNNY. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
8:30 pmMonday Night Comedy with Free Cake | Blondies   FREE

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

2017 Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Block Party & Free Blues Concert | Fillmore Dist.
Tuesday, February 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Fillmore Center Plaza

Fillmore Street comes alive with a neighborhood-wide Mardi Gras party during the annual Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore with a free blues concert. Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore – Tuesday, February 28, 2017 | 5 pm Fillmore more...

5:00 pmMardi Gras 2017 Parade: Brass, Funk & Jazz | SF   FREE*
*Free parade. The Mardi Gras Ball at Brick & Mortar requires tickets.
5:00 pmMardi Gras Party with Brass Band Mission | The Chapel   FREE
6:00 pm2017 Mardi Gras: SF Carnaval Season Kick-Off Party | Mission Dist.   FREE
6:00 pmCarnaval San Francisco 2017 Season Kick-Off: Fat Tuesday | The Mission   FREE
6:00 pmRev. Traci Blackmon on Activism: Healing Communities | Oakland   FREE
6:30 pmPoetry Tuesdays at the Library | North Beach   FREE
6:30 pm“Refinery Town” Book Discussion | Oakland   FREE
6:30 pmDiversity In Video Games: Race, Gender & Age | SF   FREE
6:30 pm“The Beginning Of The End” Movie Screening | SF   FREE
6:30 pmCookies & Comedy Night | SF   FREE
7:00 pmDirty Old Women Reading: Literary Salon & Open Mic | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pmTwo Piece Tuesdays Presents “Moonshine Jelly” | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pm“Dogtown Redemption” Film Screening | Albany   FREE
7:00 pmWin Tix: PoemJazz: Spoken Word and Live Jazz | JCCSF   WIN
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Table 19” | AMC Van Ness   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
7:30 pm“The Book of Etta” Book Talk & Signing | SF   FREE
8:00 pmHaight Street Comedy Night, Games & Prizes | SF   FREE
8:00 pmLast Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
8:00 pmOaktown Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise $15.
8:00 pmSick Sad Sh*t Show: A Comedy Show For The Rest Of Us | SF   FREE*
*$5-10 suggested donation
8:00 pmWin Tix: Mardi Gras 2017 Masquerade Ball | The Fillmore   WIN
8:00 pmHellaFunny Irish Bar Comedy Night | Fiddler’s Green   FREE*
*Free with RSVP using code HELLAFUNNY. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
9:30 pmItalian Funk & Sonamo’s Traditional Live Music & Cocktails | SF   FREE*
*Free show but the drinks are for sale

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, March 1 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 360 Café

Join b.street waffles for their monthly Free Waffle Wednesday at the Capital One 360 Café in the Financial District and enjoy a complimentary waffle from 9-11 am, or while they last. These Belgian-style street more...

All DayBay Area Discovery Museum | Free Admission Day  FREE
All DayFree First Wednesday | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden   FREE
All DayFirst Day to RSVP: Free Pier Crabbing Lessons | Golden Gate Bridge   FREE*
*Free but you must win the lottery - call 415-504-2334 between March 1-3, 2017 to enter to win a spot for April/May dates
10:00 amSF Zoo Free Admission Day   FREE*
*Free admission offer only valid to San Francisco residents with valid ID, subject to capacity. Admission into the zoo ends one hour before closing time for non-members. (For members admission ends 30 minutes before closing time.)
11:00 amGLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro   FREE
12:00 pmFree Guided Shuttle Tour: History, Nature & Hidden Nooks | Presidio   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Call (415) 561-2793 or email Space is limited. Reservations are limited to four people per party.
12:00 pmUniversity Wind Ensemble: Works of Maslanka & Spittal | Berkeley   FREE
6:00 pmFunding Your Work: Filmmaker Q&A | SF   FREE
6:30 pmDrink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout   FREE
7:00 pmSacred Harp Singing: Acappella Singing For Everyone | SF   FREE
7:00 pmEast Bay Science Cafe | Albany   FREE
7:00 pm“Direct Action” Book Discussion | City Lights   FREE
7:00 pmLecture Series: Women’s Work & The Body | SF   FREE
7:00 pm“Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story” Free Screening | Livermore   FREE
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland   FREE
7:30 pmWorld Class Comedy Wednesdays | Marina   FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. Otherwise $15.
8:00 pm“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmBowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay   FREE
8:00 pm“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF   FREE*
*Donation-based admission
8:00 pm1960’s Psychedelia, 70’s Punk & High Energy Live Shows | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
9:00 pmFree Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
10:00 pmBaked Beliefs: An Improv Comedy Show | SF   $5*
*$5 or free for Endgames Improv students.

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay
Thursday, March 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to galleries. Film programs are excluded
| Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive

The UC Berkeley Art Museum is the visual arts center of the University of California, Berkeley. Through art and film programs, collections, and research resources, the University aspires to be locally connected more...

10:00 amPez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame  FREE
5:00 pm“The Young Victoria” Film Screening | South SF   FREE
5:30 pmFun Night Full of Sex Trivia | SF   FREE
6:00 pmLower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin   FREE
6:00 pm1st Thursday Art Party: Spanish Fiesta & Live Painting | Phoenix Hotel   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Extended Cinemas | Pier 15   $15*
*$15 General; $10 Members; Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome) Adults Only (18+)
6:00 pmBee-Friendly: What We Know & What We Don’t Know | The Presidio   FREE
6:00 pmLawyer in the Library: Knowing The Basics of Criminal Law | South SF   FREE
6:00 pmBee-Friendly San Francisco | The Presidio   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmHow-To: Foodie NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
6:00 pmArt From Fabric: Tana Quincy Artist Reception | SF   FREE
6:30 pmFirst Thursdays Art & Live Music at The Red Vic | Haight   FREE
7:00 pm2017 “Jazz Search West” Competition | Oakland   $10
7:30 pmHistorical Baroque Concert | SF Conservatory of Music   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:30 pmCalochortus Pursuits: Finding California’s Beautiful Grass | SF   FREE
7:30 pm“Last Day on Earth” Book Talk | SF   FREE
8:00 pmNew Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.   FREE
8:00 pmHellaFunny on Haight Street | Milk Bar   FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise $15.
8:00 pmNew Village Comedy Night | Nob Hill   FREE
8:00 pmOpening Night: World-Premiere Comedic Play “FLIM-FLAM” by John Fisher | Eureka Theatre   FREE*
*Free, by entering the discount code FLIMCAST when you register online.
8:00 pmHistorical Performance: Faculty Concert | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
9:00 pmComedy Gold: Free Stand-Up Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE

Friday, March 3, 2017

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Parkside & Sunset Residents
Friday, March 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences

California Academy of Sciences Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall more...

All DayFinal Day: 2017 SF Middle School Science Fair | Randall Museum   FREE
All DayLast Day to RSVP for Free Pier Crabbing Lessons | Golden Gate Bridge   FREE*
*Free but you must win the lottery - call 415-504-2334 between March 1-3, 2017 to enter to win a spot for April/May dates
All DayFirst Friday Free Coworking | Impact Hub Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but there is a $5 suggested donation for the optional potluck lunch.
10:00 amFree Caricature Day at Pier 39 | SF   FREE
All DayFree Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History   FREE
All DayHistory Museum: Free First Fridays | Redwood City   FREE
11:00 am2017 St. Patrick’s Kick-Off & Irish Flag Raising | SF City Hall   FREE
11:00 amTimbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco   FREE*
*Free tours take place on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are limited to 20 people.
5:00 pm“Oakland First Fridays” Block Party   FREE
5:00 pmFriday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland   $7.50*
*Half-price gallery admission for adults; ages 18 and under are free. Admission for members is always free.
5:00 pm“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party: 2017 Season Kick Off | Fort Mason   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food from food trucks.
6:00 pmFirst Friday Roller Boogie Street Jam | Oakland   FREE
6:00 pm$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills   $5*
*From 6-10pm enjoy $5 admission to the Center. There is no pre-registration for First Fridays.
6:00 pmTemescal First Fridays | Oakland   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring cash for shopping, food, and drinks.
6:00 pmCircadian String Quartet: Classical & Contemporary Music | The Presidio   FREE
6:00 pmAsian Cultural Center First Fridays: Art, Performance & Games | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but donations are greatly appreciated.