Sunday, July 30, 2017

City Star Party & Telescope Night | Pier 17

Photo | Halfblue via Wikipedia Photo | Tom Kellogg via FacebookThe San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more more...

7:00 pmHellaFunny Sundays Comedy Show | Neck of the Woods  FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
7:30 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: Hamlet | Cupertino  FREE
6:00 pm2017 Frida Kahlo Festival: Frida Garden Party | Mission Dist.   $25*
*An RSVP is required. Exact location will be revealed after payment.

Monday, July 31, 2017

National Cheesecake Day: 1/2 Price Slice | The Cheesecake Factory

The Cheesecake Factory Facebook The Cheesecake Factory will celebrate National Cheesecake Day in a big way on July 30 and 31, 2017 by offering dine-in guests any slice of its more than more...

7:00 pmNerd Nite East Bay: Impossible Food, Women in the Black Panthers, & Regional Design | Oakland   $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door
7:00 pmLaborFest2017: “Stop the War on Workers” Concert | SF   FREE*
*Free for strikers and locked-out workers. There is a $5-20 sliding scale suggested donation. No one will be turned away for lack of fund
7:00 pm“Ars Botanica” Book Reading & Discussion | Green Apple Books   FREE
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Step” | AMC Bay Street   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
8:00 pmSalsa Dura: Dance Party & Live Salsa Orchestra | Berkeley   $5
8:00 pmWin Tix: Leopold And His Fiction: Motown & Folk | Rickshaw Stop   WIN


Tuesday, August 1, 2017

de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 1 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| de Young Museum

Fine Arts Museums of San FranciscoFounded in 1895 in Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum that showcases the museum’s priceless collections of American art from the more...

9:30 amLegion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
10:00 am$1 Summer Family Movie Festival | Regal Theaters   $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
11:00 amFree Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch   FREE
11:00 amYerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays   FREE
11:00 amContemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE
3:00 pm“Make Your Own Slime” Workshop | Marin City   FREE
4:30 pmNational Night Out: Police-Community Camaraderie | The Presidio   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is encouraged.
All Day“National Night Out” 2017: Neighborhood Block Parties | SF   FREE
5:00 pmNeighborhood National Night Out: Zip Lines, BBQ & Bike Raffle | San Jose   FREE
5:00 pm“National Night Out” Duboce Park Block Party | SF   FREE
All DayNational Night Out 2017: Neighborhood Block Parties | Oakland   FREE
5:00 pmNeighborhood National Night Out: Free Food, Photo Ops & Demos | San Jose   FREE
5:00 pmSwan’s 100th Anniversary Celebration Community Meal | Oakland   FREE
5:30 pmEvenings on the Green: Art & Live Music | Livermore   FREE
5:30 pmTop of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: The Jungle Book | Nob Hill   FREE*
*We have been told that everything is complimentary, but things can change depending on your waiter. They certainly wouldn't like to serve someone who just drinks free wine and takes up a table all night without buying anything
6:00 pmNational Night Out At The Alhambra Christmas Tree Farm | Martinez   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmNational Night Out 2017 Neighborhood Meetup | Martinez   FREE
6:00 pmMonthly Game Night at the Library | Napa   FREE
6:00 pmAwesöme Orchestra Collective: Remembering the Victims of Ghost Ship | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required; donations are welcome.
6:00 pmNational Night Out at the Alhambra Christmas Tree Farm | Martinez   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pm“Before the Flood” Film Screening | SF Main Library   FREE
6:15 pm“Why Should I Learn to Code?” Workshop | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:30 pmSummertime Outdoor Jazz Concert | Orinda   FREE
6:30 pmFree 1st Tuesday Clay Workshop & Potluck | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but bring along a dish to share or a donation
6:30 pm“The Art Of Flavor” Book Launch | Omnivore Books   FREE
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Kidnap” | AMC Van Ness   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
7:00 pmWayne & Rick’s Big Castro Publication Party: Champagne, Chocolates & Door Prizes | SF   FREE
7:00 pm“The Gentleman” Book Launch | SF   FREE
7:00 pmHellaFunny “Tiki Tuesdays” Comedy Show & Free Tiki Drinks | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code HELLAFUNNY, otherwise $15
7:30 pm“Forever On” Book Talk & Signing | SF   FREE*
*Free an RSVP is encouraged but not required.
7:30 pm“Dear Cyborgs” Book Discussion | SF   FREE
8:00 pm“My Greasy Sons” Comedy Showcase & Craft Beer | Oakland   $5
8:00 pmIt’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight   FREE
8:00 pmLive Blues, Jazz & R&B with the Klipptones | SF   FREE
8:00 pmImportant Comedy: Free Live Stand-Up | Berkeley   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Comedy All Stars with Lance Woods, Karinda Dobbins & More | The Punch LIne   WIN
8:00 pmOaktown Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise $15.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Free
Wednesday, August 2 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 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 DaySan Francisco Mothers’ Breastfeeding Photo Exhibit | City Hall  FREE
All DayFree First Wednesday | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden  FREE
All DayBay Area Discovery Museum | Free Admission Day   FREE
All Day2017 US National Windsurfing Festival: First Day | Berkeley   FREE*
*The event is free to watch.
10:00 amFree Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Old Oakland   FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to aallen@oaklandnet.com
10:00 am$1 Summer Family Movie Festival | Regal Theaters   $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
10:00 amShareable Content for Social Media: Create Animated GIFs & Memes | South SF   FREE
11:00 amGLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro   FREE
12:00 pmFree Lunchtime Concert: Relive the 90’s | Oakland   FREE
2:00 pmBlues Rock Concert: Crosscut | Union Square Live   FREE
5:30 pmFirst Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek   FREE
5:30 pm“Wall Colorings” Art Exhibit | SF   FREE
6:00 pm“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF   FREE*
*Donation-based admission
6:00 pmFree Jump & Swing Concert in the Park | Redwood City   FREE
6:00 pmMovie Night on the Green: “Toy Story” & “Moonrise Kingdom” | Marin   FREE
6:00 pm“Monet, Renoir, Pissarro & the Impressionist Movement” Slide Show Lecture | SF Main Library   FREE
6:30 pmDrink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout   FREE
6:30 pmSummer Classic Rock Concert | Menlo Park   FREE
6:30 pmThe Grateful Dead: Photos Before, During & After the Summer of Love | SF Main Library   FREE
7:00 pmEast Bay Science Cafe | Albany   FREE
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Detroit” | AMC Van Ness   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
7:00 pmPermaculture Guild Gathering: DIY Cold-Climate Biogas Unit | SF   FREE
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “The Dark Tower” | AMC Mercado   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland   FREE
7:30 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “The Dark Tower” | AMC Van Ness   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
8:00 pmBowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay   FREE
8:00 pmBaked Beliefs: An Improv Comedy Show | SF   $5*
*$5 or free for Endgames Improv students.
8:00 pmWorld Class Comedy Wednesdays | Marina   FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. Otherwise $15.
9:00 pmFree Movies on the Beach: “Ghostbusters (1984)” | Santa Cruz   FREE

Thursday, August 3, 2017

2017 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Kim Alter, Nightbird | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Thursday, August 3 – 10:00 am | Cost: $4.95*
*Tacolicious tacos are typically $4.95, but prices may vary.
| Ferry Building

Taco lovers, rejoice – Tacolicious’s annual Guest Chef Series is back at the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Visit the Tacolicious stand on Thursdays (10 am to 2 pm) to taste some more...

10:00 amPez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame  FREE
11:00 amFree First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay   FREE*
*Free admission to galleries. Film programs are excluded
All Day2017 US National Windsurfing Festival | Berkeley   FREE*
*The event is free to watch.
12:30 pmBlue Tango Project | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
5:00 pmStax 60th Anniversary Listening Party & Giveaways | Amoeba SF   FREE
5:00 pm“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
5:30 pmMusic in the Park: Soul Superstar Brenton Woods | San Jose   $10*
*Individual general admission tickets are just $10 until the day of the show, when they jump to $15.
6:00 pmFree Party Concert in the Park | San Mateo   FREE
6:00 pmFirst Thursday Art Party at the Phoenix Hotel | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmLower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin   FREE
6:00 pmTake A Trip Into Music, Politics, & Wild Times From History | The Presidio   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: “Our Place in Space” | Pier 15   $15*
*$15 General; $10 Members; Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome) Adults Only (18+)
6:00 pmElectric NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
6:30 pmMoraga Summer Concert: Rock & Soul | East Bay   FREE
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concerts: Rock Powerhouse | Concord   FREE
6:30 pmCommunity Game Night: Meet Fellow Gamers & Enjoy New Games | Oakland   FREE*
*$5 suggested donation for snacks.
7:00 pm“Catch the Fever” Free Latin Dance Class & Party | Bay Street Emeryville   FREE
7:00 pm“The Works of Jerome Caja” Exhibit & Discussion | SF   FREE
7:00 pmLive Jazz Music With Sonny Fairley | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pmExposed: A Six-Artist Exploration & Celebration of the Human Form | SF   FREE