Friday, May 13, 2016

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, May 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (East Bay)

The East Bay Bike Party is a monthly mobile party for riders of all ages, experience levels, and bike types, to meet, ride, and play together in the streets on the more...

6:30 pmGrotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant  FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5.
8:00 pmSad Comedy & Free Soup: Music & Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*RSVP is required for free admission
8:00 pm“She Rocks” Live Music, Comedy & Drag Showcase | SF   $5
9:00 pmInflux: Monthly Live Music & DJ Night | Oakland   FREE

Saturday, May 14, 2016

BCBG Warehouse Sale Extravaganza | SF

Join the BCBG Sample Sale Extravaganza with over 2,000 dresses, tops, skirts, sweaters, or find the perfect cocktail dress – with sizes 0-12, all up to 70% off (additional 10% if you pay cash).Labels include BCBG, more...

8:00 am24th Annual Town Wide Yard Sale: Antiques, Clothes & Goods | Crockett  FREE*
*Free to look. Maps are available for purchase at $1.
All DayBay to Breakers Expo 2016: Saturday | SF  FREE
10:00 amHeron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park   FREE
11:00 amFree Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
All Day“Jack of All Trades” Indie Craft & Antique Market | Jack London Square   FREE
12:00 pmEco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF   FREE
12:00 pmCon Brio, Duniya Dance & Drum Company R&B Afternoon | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
2:00 pmDowntown Campbell Second Saturdays: Music, Art & Food   FREE
3:00 pm“MCD Library MakeArt” Kiddie Printmaking Workshop | Mission Bay   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
5:00 pm“Dragathon Is Burning” Fundraising Drag Show | SF   FREE
8:00 pm“The Smart Culture Show” Comedy Showcase | Oakland   $5
8:30 pmSaturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF   FREE
All DaySFMOMA Re-Opening Celebration | SF   FREE


Sunday, May 15, 2016

Bay to Breakers 2016 | SF

Bring your costumed, your semi-naked and your beer (try to be discreet) and participate in one of the largest races in America – one of the most strange and “San Francentric.” more...

11:00 amGlen Park: Rare Neighborhood Walking Tour | SF City Guides   FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted. Some tours may be limited in size
11:00 amOff the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
11:30 amOutdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford   FREE
3:00 pmSF’s “Antique Vibrator Museum” Tour: Int’l Masturbation Month | Good Vibrations   FREE*
*Free, but you must RSVP at least 72 hours in advance by calling the Polk St. store location at (415) 345-0400.
3:00 pmSalsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party | Emeryville   FREE
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE

Monday, May 16, 2016

Sacred Places: Rare Walking Tour of Churches & Cathedrals | SF
Monday, May 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted. Some tours may be limited in size
| St. Mary's Cathedral

San Francisco’s diversity is reflected in its places of worship. Visit churches, temples, a cathedral, and a synagogue. View the symbols and architecture and hear the history of the city’s religious more...

3:00 pmTour of Diego Rivera’s 1st US Mural | Union Square   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Please note, the tour is limited to 25 people.
8:00 pm“Jury Duty” Comedy Improv Battle | Haight   FREE
9:00 pm“Resistance is Futile” Free Comedy Night | SF   FREE
9:00 pmFree Comedy: Live at Deluxe | SF   FREE

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

5:30 pmThe Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s  FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
6:00 pm“Healthy Food-Healthy You” Nutrition Workshop & $5 Farmers Market Bucks | South SF  FREE
7:00 pmFree Astronomy Lecture | Presidio  FREE
7:00 pmYum & Yummer: A Comedy Showcase | SF  FREE
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight  FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Haight-Ashbury: A Musical Trip of the '60s | Wild SF Tour

The quirky, hip historians at Wild SF Tours invite you for an unforgettable through the Hippie heyday of the Haight-Ashbury. Armed with a mini-guitar, your witty troubadour and historian-guide shares tales of Janis more...

11:00 am“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza  FREE
2:00 pmEmbarcadero Skyway Walking Tour | SF City Guides   FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted. Some tours may be limited in size
5:30 pmEast Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF   FREE
7:00 pmNerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop   $8
7:00 pmFree Comedy Night with Danny Dechi | Outer Richmond   FREE
7:00 pmSF’s Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Shuttle | Dogpatch   FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
8:00 pmFree “Sup Girl” Comedy Show | SF   FREE
8:00 pmJokelandish: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | Oakland   FREE*
*Suggested donation is $5, but no one will be turned away.
8:30 pmOakland Comedy Shop: Monthly Standup | Oakland   FREE

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Cypress String Quartet:
Thursday, May 19 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

Praised by The New York Times for “tender, deeply expressive” interpretations, San Francisco’s Cypress String Quartet has played on thousands of stages around the world and recorded more than a dozen more...

12:30 pmGrown-Up Lego Day | Mountain View  FREE
4:00 pmYBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa   FREE
4:00 pm“Off The Grid” Twilight Campfire Party | Presidio   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
5:00 pmGame Night Happy Hour, Trivia & Relay Races | SF   FREE*
*No cost to get in the door or play games. Food and Drinks will need to be purchased.
6:00 pmThird Thursday Piedmont Avenue Stroll | Oakland   FREE
6:00 pmNightLife Summer Music Series | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*21+ event, ID required for entry.
6:00 pmFree Yoga Class Among Stained Glass | SF   FREE*
*Bring your own mat. This is a donation-based yoga class. They encourage those who can to donate $10. However, no one is ever turned away due to a lack of funds.
6:00 pmOrquesta La Moderna Tradición’s Latin Music | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
8:30 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Underground Comedy Night | SF   FREE

Friday, May 20, 2016

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, May 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location

San Jose Bike Party is a place to ride bikes, make friends, and have a good time every third Friday of each month at 8 pm. San Jose is the largest city more...

All DayFree Admission Fridays at Lindsay Wildlife Experience | Walnut Creek  FREE*
*Free admission to all visitors on every third Friday.
5:00 pmFree Family Dinner & Movie | SF  FREE
7:00 pmBicycle Art Salon | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by contacting the organizers via email to bicycleartsalon@gmail.com or phone at 510-230-8270.
8:00 pmSeduction Feroce: Burlesque & Drag Variety Show | Oakland  $5*
*$5 when you mention Funcheap at the door; otherwise, tickets are $10. 21+
9:00 pmThat ’80s Show: The Ultimate ’80s Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, $5 after. 21+

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Bungalows of Westwood Park: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Saturday, May 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Ocean & Faxon Avenues

Craftsman, English Tudor, Spanish Revival, Colonial Revival… you’ll see all these styles and more strolling through this west side neighborhood of 650 cozy bungalows built for middle class San Franciscans in the more...

All DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio   FREE
10:00 amWingding Family Fest: A Celebration of Spring & All Things Winged | Los Altos   FREE
10:00 amHeron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park   FREE
10:00 amRare Walking Tour: SF’s 20th Century Glass | Financial Dist.   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
10:30 amMakerSpace: 3D Printers, Robots & Sewing Machines | South SF   FREE
10:30 am“Island City Waterways” Arts Festival | Alameda   FREE*
*Free, but tours will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
All Day2016 Oakland Veg Fest | Lake Merritt   FREE
11:00 amDrop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View   FREE
11:00 amFree DIY Workshop: Felted Soap | East Bay   FREE*
*Workshops are free and open to ages 12 and up, but an RSVP is required; register online at , call 510-881-7975, or email heidi.ontiveros@hayward-ca.gov.
1:00 pm“Swap-O-Rama-Rama” DIY Workshop & Clothing Swap | Oakland   FREE
1:00 pmAn Irish Take On The Legends Of The Celtic Harp | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pmRare Golden Gate Park Guided History Walking Tour | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
2:00 pm3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland   FREE
2:00 pm“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | The Haight   $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
8:00 pmFull Moon Tibetan Chanting Ceremony | Berkeley   FREE
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
9:00 pmThe Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP, or $5 at the door.
9:00 pmNew Wave Dance Party | SoMa   $7*
*$7 before 10pm / $12 after
9:00 pm“Fringe” Indie Music Video Party | SF   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm with RSVP on Facebook; otherwise, it's $5. 21+
11:59 pmSan Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF   FREE

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Rare Tenderloin Guided Tour: Part I | SF City Gudes
Sunday, May 22 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Powell Street Station

Explore the Tenderloin’s isolated rural village beginnings and its years as a quiet residential and small business neighborhood. Find out how it morphed into San Francisco’s hotel and silk stocking entertainment and more...

11:00 amSunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Oakland   FREE
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 amCatapalooza 2016: Cat-astic Activities, Pizza and Beer Garden | Novato   FREE*
*Festival is free, but Lil BUB event tickets are for purchase.
3:00 pm“Extraordinary Rendition” Author Discussion | Oakland   FREE
3:00 pmSalsa Sundays: Live Band & Outdoor Dance Party | Emeryville   FREE
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE
6:00 pm’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.   FREE
7:00 pmAttractive Camp: Stand-Up Comedy Show | SF   $6*
*$6 when you use promo code "attractivecamp". Otherwise, it's $12 online or $15 at the door.
8:00 pmWheel of Karaoke West: Standup Showcase & Karaoke Contest | SF   FREE

Monday, May 23, 2016

6:30 pmUkulele Song Workshop & Jam | Mountain View  FREE*
*Registration appreciated but not required.
8:00 pmGettin’ Weird: Comedy w/ Stokes & Holtz | SF  FREE
8:30 pmLaughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF  FREE

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Free Rare Guided Walking Tour: SF CIty Guides | Potrero Hill
Tuesday, May 24 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Potrero Hill Neighborhood House

Potrero Hill is a diverse neighborhood on one of our many hills that has an interesting history, fascinating characters, vistas to the four winds and great weather. This hill even has more...

6:00 pm“Healthy Food-Healthy You” Nutrition Workshop & $5 Farmers Market Bucks | South SF   FREE
6:30 pmCookies & Comedy Night | SF   FREE