Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated.
| Oakland Asian Cultural Center

Samsara is a Sanskrit word that means “the ever turning wheel of life” and is the point of departure for the filmmakers as they search for the elusive current of interconnection more...

6:00 pmKristin Farr Closing Reception | SF  FREE
7:00 pmWin Tix: “Fear Overload” Scream Park: Two Jaw-Dropping Haunted Houses | East Bay   WIN*
*Exclusive ticket discount: Use code FUNCHEAP10 for 10% off tickets
7:00 pmMiguelito Martinez on the Presidio Sessions: A Mexican-Caribbean Fusion Ensemble | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmBoogie Music with Mitch Woods | Oakland   FREE
7:15 pmLast Fridays Outdoor Movie Night “The Pursuit of Happiness” | Pier 39   FREE
7:30 pmCharif Shanahan & Airea Matthews Poetry Reading | SF   FREE
7:45 pmProxy Fall 2017 Outdoor Film Series: “The Big Sick” | Hayes Valley   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: VIP Tix to “Speechless” Marathon 24-Hour Comedy Festival | SoMa   WIN
9:00 pmOakhella+Beat: Sweat Haus Dance Party | Oakland   FREE

Saturday, September 30, 2017

2017 “So Mush Fun” Sled Dog Races | North Bay
Saturday, September 30 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend. Fee to race.
| Lagoon Valley Park

Come watch NorSled’s 7th annual “So Mush Fun Fundraiser,” a timed bike, scooter, sulky (this is like a mini-chariot) and cart races around the 2 mile Lagoon Valley Park in Vacaville. This more...

8:30 amFree Bay Area AcroYoga Festival | Oakland   FREE
9:00 am2017 Thunderbirds on the Wharf: 1955-66 Classic Car Show | Santa Cruz   FREE
9:00 am51st Annual Harvest Festival: Live Music, Book Sale & Treasured Collectibles | Palo Alto   FREE
9:00 am4th Annual Yoga Fest | SF   FREE*
*Optional donation to the SPCA- monetary or yoga mat donation accepted. Anyone donating a yoga mat at the event will get 2 extra raffle tickets.
All DayVolunteer Outdoors for “National Public Lands Day” 2017 | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
9:00 am2017 Orinda Czech Festival: Free Classes & “Amadeus” Film Screening   FREE
9:00 amLunares Warehouse Sale: Back by Popular Demand | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, bring money for other purchases. Additional 10% Discount. Mention: Funcheap
All DayCalifornia Academy of Sciences: Free Day | Russian Hill & SOMA   FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
All Day2017 Oaktoberfest Beer Festival | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but bring money for beer and food, or purchase advance tickets.
All Day2017 Moraga Pear Festival | East Bay   FREE
10:00 am82nd Annual “La Madonna del Lume” Fishing Boat Parade | SF   FREE
All DayFree National Parks Day: National Public Lands Day | 2017   FREE
10:00 am2017 Airport Day Festival | San Carlos Airport   FREE*
*Admission to the event is free but helicopter and biplane rides are available for a fee.
All Day22nd Annual Great Glass Pumpkin Patch: 10,000+ Pumpkins | Palo Alto   FREE
10:00 amFree Oakland Summer Walking Tours | City Center   FREE*
*Reservations are recommended but not required. To make a reservation for Tour 2, please call (510) 238-3234 or e-mail aallen@oaklandnet.com.
10:00 am“Area 51 & UFO Themed” Halloween Haunted House Free Tour | SF   FREE*
*Free admission and there's also a free gift if you mention FUNCHEAP
10:00 amAlvarado Fall Fest featuring iBike | Union City   FREE*
*Admission is free but bring money for food and drinks
10:00 amFamily Nature Day at Huddart Park | Woodside   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
All DayHello Kitty Truck Comes Back to Pleasanton | Stoneridge Shopping Center   FREE
10:00 amCarmen Chu’s Family Wealth Forum | SF   FREE
10:00 amPortola Garden Tour: See SF’s Hidden Gardens | 2017   FREE*
*Free, but $5 donation per garden is appreciated
10:30 amFree Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting with Brooke Lewy | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
All Day2017 Autumn Moon Festival: Saturday | Chinatown   FREE
11:00 amRussian Festival: Ethnic Slavic Food & Music | Saratoga   $5
11:00 amCreative Family Fun Craft: Make Cardboard Critters | The Presidio   FREE*
*Registration is not required but preferred.
11:00 amSan Francisco Shipyard Street Fair “The Launch” | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is encouraged. For early bird RSVPs you'll get a free $10 food voucher
11:00 amSports Basement’s “Corgi Carnival” | San Ramon   FREE
11:00 amSharktoberfest at the Sanctuary | The Presidio   FREE
All Day2017 Southeast Asian Harvest Festival: Free Food Tasting & Pandan Waffles Demo | SF   FREE
11:30 amMission to Presidio 2017: History Hike, Dinner & Campfire | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
11:30 amFree Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park   FREE
11:30 amAdventures on the Bay: Ride the Ferry to Jack London Square with the SF Transit Riders | SF   FREE*
*Free admission but you have to purchase tickets for the ferry. Purchase of Ferry ticket to Jack London Square and transportation (BART or Ferry) for return trip.
11:30 amCome Together in the Bayview: Wu Yee’s 40th Anniversary Celebration | SF   FREE
All Day2017 Salsa Festival: Tastings & Salsa Dancing | Redwood City   FREE*
*Free, but there will be fees for tasting.
12:00 pm2017 OktoberFest: Live Bavarian Music, Dancing, Food & Beer | Newark   $5
All DayMiddle Eastern Food Festival | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
12:00 pmAutumn Moon Festival Bánh Mì Eating Contest | SF   FREE
12:00 pmFree Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting with Stella Parks | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
12:00 pmDouble Rock 2017 “This Is It” Reunion: Free Food, Ball Games & Domino Tournament | SF   FREE
1:00 pm2017 Black Tie Beach Party | Ocean Beach   FREE
1:00 pmFlagging in the Park: Colorful Flags, Fans & Poi Play Day | Golden Gate Park   FREE
1:00 pmLive in the Castro: Laura Lackey’s Rhythm Revue | Jane Warner Plaza   FREE
1:00 pmThe Science & Non-science of Star Wars | Mountain View   FREE
1:00 pmBayview’s Brand New Mini-Golf Course | SF   FREE*
*The event looks to be free (it says "free admission") but bring a few bucks for rounds of golf just in case.
2:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park 2017: “Hamlet” | SF   FREE
2:00 pmPaper Flower Crafts Workshop | ¡VIVA! SF’s Free Latino Hispanic Culture Festival   
2:00 pmRevolutions Series: Second Hand Sounds with DJ Guillermo | Amoeba SF   FREE
2:00 pmForbidden Island’s 12th Annual Parking Lot Sale | Alameda   $5
2:00 pmEgyptian Street Food Tasting | SF   FREE
2:00 pm“Bachata” Takeover by the Lake | Lake Merritt   FREE
3:00 pm“The Other Barrio” Film Screening | SF Main Library   FREE
All Day100 Thousand Poets for Change | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but donations are happily accepted.
5:00 pmNapa Valley Harvest Celebration with Candela’s Musical Performance | CIA   FREE
5:30 pm2017 Film in the Fog: “The Iron Giant” Outdoor Movie | Presidio   FREE
5:30 pmSchroeder’s 124th Oktoberfest Block Party | SF   FREE*
*Free, but food and drinks are for purchase through token system.
6:00 pmSF Art Commission’s “Grove Street” Window Art Parade | SF   FREE
6:00 pm“Colin Hurley’s Cubism” Art Show | Berkeley   FREE
6:30 pm100 Thousand Poets For Change Poetry Readings | SF   FREE
7:00 pm“The Iron Giant” Free Outdoor Oakland Movie Night | The New Parkway   FREE
7:00 pmDowntown Comedy Night at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code HELLAFUNNY. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
7:00 pmLate Night Downtown Comedy at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code HELLAFUNNY. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
7:00 pmBalboa Park Movie Night: “Wreck-It Ralph” | SF   FREE
7:00 pmWin Tix: Precita Eyes Muralists: 40th Anniversary Gala | SF   WIN
8:00 pmWin Tix: Smuin Contemporary American Ballet’s Dance Series 01 | SF   WIN
8:00 pmWorld Premier: “The Legend of Pink” | Final Day   FREE*
*Free tickets using discount code Funcheap when ordering online.
8:00 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $5
8:00 pmWin Tix: Brother-Sister Duo “Tennyson” | Great American Music Hall   WIN
9:00 pmThe Big Lebowski Party: Hip-Hop, 90’s Hits & Stoner Classics | SF   $2*
*Sign-up at Evenbrite to get $5 off the ticket price. Original price is $7 before 10 PM and $10 after.
10:30 pmNo Scrubs: ’90s Hip Hop and R&B Dance Party | Bar Fluxus   FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code FUNCHEAP; otherwise it's $10


Thursday, September 7, 2017

6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concerts: Rustic Sounds & Pop Rock | Concord  FREE

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Sunday, October 1 | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square

Photo | CUESA With more than 40 vendors, the Jack London Square Farmers Market offers local produce, food craft products, and breakfast and lunch options. The Jack London Square Farmers Market is operated more...

8:00 amBlessing of the Animals on St. Francis’ Feast Day | SF   FREE*
*Free - donations accepted.
All DayCalifornia Academy of Sciences: Free Day | Chinatown & Hayes Valley   FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
All Day2017 World Veg Festival | Golden Gate Park   $10*
*$10 regular admission, $5 students and seniors.
10:00 amGamble Garden Free Community Day | Palo Alto   FREE
10:00 am$5 First Sundays | Oakland Museum of California   FREE
10:00 amWorldWideWomen Girls’ Festival: Day-Long Celebration for Girls | Oakland   $10
10:00 amAsian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF   FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
All Day2017 Castro Street Fair | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
All Day2017 Autumn Moon Festival: Sunday | Chinatown   FREE
11:00 am“Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Excelsior   FREE
All Day2nd Annual Little Italy Street Festival | San Jose   FREE
11:00 amLittle Italy San Jose Street Festival   FREE
11:00 amFree Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park   FREE
11:00 amOff the Grid’s “Presidio Picnic” Sunday Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
11:00 am2nd Italian Street Food Fest | Alameda   FREE*
*Free entrance, menu options available for purchase on site or at discounted pre-purchase online
11:00 amWin Tix: Lucha Libre Breakfast Burrito Battle | SF   WIN
11:30 am82nd Annual Blessing of the Fishing Fleet: Saturday | SF   FREE
11:30 am8th Annual Orinda Olive Festival   FREE