Saturday, May 7, 2016

National Pilates Day Free Mat Class | SF
Saturday, May 7 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring your own mat.
| The Beach Chalet Soccer Fields

The Pilates Workshop will be hosting a free mat class in Golden Gate Park on Saturday, May 7th at 3:00pm, in celebration of National Pilates Day. They’ll meet at the field to more...

3:00 pmCelebrate Asian Culture With Music | SF  FREE
3:00 pm“Weber’s New American Barbecue: A Modern Spin On The Classics” Book Launch | SF  FREE
4:30 pmNight Attack Podcast Live | PianoFight   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmFuncheap’s May Pop-Up Comedy Weekend | Folsom Street Foundry   FREE*
*Free RSVP on Eventbrite for Admission ($5 Suggested Donation). Lineup subject to change.
7:00 pmWin Tix: “End of Eden” A Naked Dance Party (Seriously) | SF   WIN*
*$20 online, $25 at the door. $5 discount on tickets, use the code TIWIW16 at checkout
8:00 pm“Critical Hit” Comedy Show, Free Pizza & Free Candy | Oakland   $5*
*Admission is $5, and you'll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy
8:00 pmSea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF   FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
8:00 pmPay-What-You-Can Theater: “The Most Dangerous Highway in the World” | SF   $1*
*Pay what you can at the door, cash only
8:00 pm4th Annual Talent Show: Dancing Robots & Hilarious Grandmas | JCCSF   FREE
9:00 pmPush The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise, it's $6.
9:00 pmPrince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party & Dance Off | NoPa   $5
11:00 pmHellaPrince Midnight Dance Party | Folsom Street Foundry   FREE*
*RSVP on Facebook required for Free Entry before Midnight. Otherwise it's $10 at the door

Sunday, May 8, 2016

Moms Get In Free at Charles Schulz Museum | Santa Rosa
Sunday, May 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free for moms, $10 for adults and $5 for youth and seniors.
| Charles M. Schulz Museum

In celebration of Mother’s Day, all mothers receive free admission to the Charles M. Schulz Museum on Sunday, May 8, 2016. Admission is free for moms, $10 for adults and $5 for more...

9:30 amPassion for Advocacy: A Series Of Stimulating Conversations | SF  FREE
All Day50% Off Admission for Moms & Grandmas | Aquarium of the Bay   FREE*
*50% off admission for moms and grandmas (Regular cost: $22.95/adults, $13.95/seniors & children)
10:00 amInner Richmond Part II: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
All DayFree Admission for Moms | SF Zoo   FREE*
*Free admission for mothers who are accompanied by their children; paid admission for children is required
All DayExploratorium Free Day: Mother’s Day 2016 | SF   FREE
All DayMother’s Day 2016 | 17 Free Guided Walking Tours   FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted. Some tours may be limited in size
All DayMother’s Day at Ruth Bancroft Succulent Garden | Walnut Creek   $10*
*$10/adults; $8/students and seniors, children under 12 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 DayMarine Mammal Center Science Sunday | Sausalito   FREE
10:00 amMother’s Day Brunch | Presidio Cafe   FREE
10:00 amTour of Andy Goldsworthys Tree Fall | The Presidio   FREE
10:00 amTimbuk2 Warehouse Sale: 70% Off + $20 Gift Cards | The Mission   FREE*
*First 25 people on both Saturday and Sunday get a $20 coupon - no minimum purchase required, must be redeemed same day.
10:30 am“Sunday Assembly”: May Offers Moms, Mimosas and Prince | San Jose   FREE
11:00 amVery Vegan Sundays “Mother’s Day” Brunch Party | SoMa   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
11:00 amOff the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
11:00 amPark Picnic: Lawn Games, Local Food & Music | The Presidio   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
All Day45th Annual Stanford Powwow & Camping Weekend: Final Day | Dance & Music Festival   FREE*
*Free, but donations are requested.
12:00 pm2016 Berkeley Old-Time Music “Spring Situation”: Folky Music, Jams & DIY | Freight & Salvage   FREE
12:00 pmLive in the Castro: Cypress String Quartet | SF   FREE
12:30 pm75th Annual Mother’s Day Rose Show | Golden Gate Park   FREE
1:00 pmSlow Research Lab: Modern Dance of Possibilities | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
2:00 pmTurkish Nostalgia in the Afternoon | SF   FREE
3:00 pmSalsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party | Emeryville   FREE
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE
6:30 pmParaiso Parallax: Film Screening & Discussion | SF   FREE
8:00 pmShapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pmPay-What-You-Can Theater: “The Most Dangerous Highway in the World” | SF   $1*
*Pay what you can at the door, cash only


Monday, May 9, 2016

SFMade Week 2016: Factory Tours & Tastings | SF
Monday, May 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Tours are either Free with RSVP, or $5
| All Over San Francisco

SFMade Week 2016 is the annual weeklong celebration that champions locally made products, their makers and their people. The week features over 40 events at local factories and retailers, including factory tours, more...

9:00 amQualify for Free Dental Fillings & Deep Cleaning | SF  FREE*
*Dental students will hold free screenings to select potential patients on April 18, 28; May 2, 5, 9, 12, 19, 26; and June 2 between 9 am and Noon.
6:30 pmCyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.   FREE
6:30 pmWin Tix: NY Times’ Charles Duhigg’s “The Science of Productivity” | SF   WIN
7:00 pmPerfectly Queer: LGBTQ Reading Series | SF   FREE
7:00 pmMay Laser Event: Expand Music Composition and Performance | SF   FREE
7:00 pmProduct Designing CNC Router Workshop | SFMade Week   FREE
7:30 pmWitches Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF   FREE*
*free to see the show, $5 to enter the witchy raffle
7:30 pmStand-up Comedy Showcase & Comedy Musical Jam | SF   FREE
8:00 pmSomething Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF   FREE
8:00 pmBasement Comedy Night: “The People Under The Stairs” | Mission Dist.   $5*
*$5 with an RSVP to underthestairscomedy@gmail.com, or $10 at the door.
9:00 pmWheel of Karaoke: Comedy & Music Battle | Make-Out Room   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested and donations are accepted

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Free Admission Day | San Francisco Botanical Garden

The San Francisco Botanical Garden is one of the most diverse gardens in the world. A unique urban oasis, the Garden is a living museum within Golden Gate Park, offering 55 more...

All DayBookbinders Museum Tour: Watch 19th Century Equipment & History | SF   $5*
*$5 tickets if you mention FunCheap, all through the month of May 2016. Otherwise, tickets are $10.
12:30 pmLitquake Poetry & Bluegrass Outdoor Festival | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
3:00 pmKara’s Cupcakes Factory Tour & Tasting | SoMa   $5
4:00 pmFree Ice Cream Cone Day 2016 | Häagen-Dazs   FREE*
*Free while supplies last. Buying customers get priority in line.
5:30 pmMarin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael   FREE
6:00 pmRadar Reading Series: Indie Writers & Free Cookies | SF Main Library   FREE
6:00 pm“Healthy Food-Healthy You” Nutrition Workshop & $5 Farmers Market Bucks | South SF   FREE
6:00 pmPunk-Folk Concert: Violent Femmes | Amoeba SF   FREE
6:30 pmCookies & Comedy Night | SF   FREE
6:30 pmThe Meditative Art of Thangka | SF   FREE
7:00 pmPublic Forum: Candidates for the 24th Assembly District | Mountain View   FREE
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
8:00 pmFree Women’s Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but there is a two drink minimum and donations are welcome.
8:00 pmWin Tix: Sal Calanni (NBC’s “Trauma”) Comedy Night | Punch Line   WIN
9:00 pmHaightian Democracy Free Stand-Up | SF   FREE

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

SFMade Week 2016: Free Factory Tours & Tastings | SF
Wednesday, May 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Tours are either Free with RSVP, or $5
| All Over San Francisco

SFMade Week 2016 is the annual weeklong celebration that champions locally made products, their makers and their people. The week features over 40 events at local factories and retailers, including factory tours, more...

1:00 pmRare “1906: Phoenix Rising” Guided Walking Tour | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
1:00 pmFree Chocolate Tasting & In-store Discount | SFMade Week   FREE
1:30 pmHaight-Ashbury: A Musical Trip of the ’60s | Wild SF Tour   $5*
*Get $5 tickets (regularly $18) to their "Haight-Ashbury: A Musical Trip of the '60s" on Wednesdays at 1:30 pm when you use promo code FUNCHEAP at checkout. (There is a limited number of tickets, so reserve yours soon.)
3:30 pmBay Area’s Spark Discovery Day: Career-based Projects, Food Trucks & Raffle Prizes | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Raffle tickets are for purchase at $10.
5:30 pmWin Tix: “Ramp It Up” SFMade Week 2016 Maker Experience | Anchor Brewing Co.   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets to the benefit party. Regular cost $35-45.
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Money Monster” | SF   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Money Monster” | Santa Clara   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
7:00 pmWin Tix: Monster Metalcore “Memphis May Fire” | Regency Ballroom   WIN
7:30 pmFree AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Noise Pop’s Folk Pop Duo “Lily & Madeleine” | Swedish American Hall   WIN
9:00 pmReal Live Comedians Showcase | Piano Fight   FREE*
*Limited free tickets with RSVP for Funcheapers; otherwise admission is $10 online or $15 at the door.
10:00 pmInside Baseball: A Comedy Variety Show | SF   FREE*
*Free for Funcheap users who enter

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Bike to Work Day 2016 | SF
Thursday, May 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco

It’s the 21st annual Bike to Work Day so grab your bike and join tens of thousands of people pedaling to the office on Thursday, May 12, 2016. Want a FREE bike rental? Bay more...

9:00 amQualify for Free Dental Fillings & Deep Cleaning | SF   FREE*
*Dental students will hold free screenings to select potential patients on April 18, 28; May 2, 5, 9, 12, 19, 26; and June 2 between 9 am and Noon.
1:00 pmSacred Places: Walking Tour of Churches & Cathedrals | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted. Some tours may be limited in size
3:30 pmIsrael’s 68th Independence Day Street Party | Palo Alto   FREE
5:00 pmOpening Night: “Off The Grid” Twilight Campfire Party | Presidio   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
5:30 pmSmartphone Case Factory Tour and Sale | SFMade Week   $5
6:00 pmOrigins NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*21+ event, ID required for entry.
7:00 pm“Sandbox”: Live Games Open Mic | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
7:00 pmPorchlights Rock & Roll Revolution: A Storytelling Series | SF   $5
7:00 pmFree Movie Night: “The Wizard of Oz” | Orinda Theatre   FREE
7:30 pmComedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula   FREE
8:00 pmLost In Translation: A Comedy Show | PianoFight   $12.50*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pmCity Star Party & Telescope Night | SF   FREE

Friday, May 13, 2016

SFMade Week 2016: Free Factory Tours & Tastings | SF
Friday, May 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Tours are either Free with RSVP, or $5
| All Over San Francisco

SFMade Week 2016 is the annual weeklong celebration that champions locally made products, their makers and their people. The week features over 40 events at local factories and retailers, including factory tours, more...

All DayBay to Breakers Expo 2016: Friday | SF  FREE
11:00 amSketching in the Galleries: Draw Your Own Art | SF   FREE
12:00 pmRotunda Dance Series: Academy of Danse Libre & Cypress String Quartet | SF City Hall   FREE
12:00 pmHand-made Clogs Open Studio and Workshop | SFMade Week   FREE