Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Wednesday, January 31 – 6:04 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area

Jay Huang Be sure to look up in the sky to spot the supermoon over San Francisco. Anytime there’s two full moons in a month, the second is called a “blue moon.” The more...

7:00 pm2018 MLK Jr. Day of Service: Habitat Restoration | Richmond   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pm“The Raincoats” New Edition Celebration | City Lights   FREE
7:00 pmAttractive Camp: Stand-Up Comedy Show | SF   $6*
*$6 when you use promo code "funcheapbaby". Otherwise, it's $12 online or $15 at the door.
7:30 pmJazz Collective Concert | SF   FREE
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland   FREE

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Year of the Dog NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, February 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences

Get a second chance to kick off your (lunar) new year when NightLife rings in the Year of the Dog with a night devoted to canine companions and Lunar New year more...

10:00 amPez Museum: Free Admission Day | Burlingame  FREE
4:00 pmBook Reading with the Whole Family | San Carlos  FREE
6:00 pmCastro Art Walk | First Thursdays  FREE*
*Free to attend
6:00 pmFirst Thursday Art Party at the Phoenix Hotel | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Sexplorations | Pier 15   $17.95*
*$17.95 Adv / $19.95 Door / Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome) Adults Only (18+)
6:00 pmLower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin   FREE
6:30 pm“Hawker Fare” Book Launch | Omnivore Books   FREE
7:00 pmClose-Up Comedy: Great Comics & Free Beer Giveaways | SF   FREE*
*Free admission. Beer, wine, and fancy pastries for sale
8:00 pmNew Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.   FREE
8:00 pmNew Village Comedy Night | Nob Hill   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Really Funny Comedians Who Happen To Be Women | Cobb’s Comedy Club   WIN
8:00 pmB.Y.O.D. Bring Your Own Dog Comedy Show | SF   FREE*
*Free for first 15 people online via Early Bird Funcheap option on ticket sales page.$5 at door or online,
9:00 pmStock In Trade $5 Drink Night & 5 Year Anniversary Party | SF   FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Friday, February 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall

SFAC For the month of January, The Unofficial Department of Handshakes will occupy the information kiosk at the Van Ness entrance of San Francisco City Hall in an effort to observe, collect, more...

All DayHistory Museum: Free First Fridays | Redwood City  FREE
All DayFirst Friday Free Coworking | Impact Hub Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but there is a $5 suggested donation for the optional potluck lunch.
All DayFree Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History  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.
3:00 pm“Block Fest” Tenderloin Arts Festival & Free Art Making | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
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.
6:00 pmAsian Cultural Center First Fridays: Art, Performance & Games | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but donations are greatly appreciated.
6:00 pm“Batch Made Market” Artisan Food | SF   FREE
6:00 pmNorth Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF   FREE
6:00 pmFirst Friday Follies Burlesque | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but donations for the artists are awesome.
6:00 pmOakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk   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.
7:00 pmSouth First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose   FREE
7:30 pmSan Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays   FREE
7:30 pmWin Tix: Pop-Up Magazine Returns to SF in 2018 | Curran   WIN
8:00 pm15th Annual Big Lebowski Party | SF   $18
8:00 pmOakland Critical Mass | First Friday   FREE
8:00 pmSouth First Fridays Art Walk & Special Performances | San Jose   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Alex Aiono’s Feels Like Tour 2018 | Great American Music Hall   WIN
8:30 pmHot Mess: SF’s BYOB Comedy Grilled Cheese Party | SF   50% Off*
*Use code FUNCHEAP for 50% off
9:00 pmDilla Day 2018 Hip Hop Celebration | Great Northern   FREE*
*Free before 11pm, but an RSVP is required. 21+
9:00 pm“Wrapped in Plastic” Jazz Quartet | The Royale   FREE
9:30 pmFirst Friday Free Comedy & DJ Party | SF   FREE

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Saturday, February 3 – 8:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required for each project.
| Muir Woods National Monument

Grab your friends and family for a day of service on our beloved mountain – work to improve trails, care for natural landscapes, and improve habitat for birds and other wildlife. The more...

9:00 amFirst Saturdays Free Outdoor Boot Camp | Oakland   FREE
9:00 amSick Plant Clinic | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden   FREE*
*Garden admission is free only if you're attending the Sick Plant Clinic.
10:00 am2018 American Indian Two-Spirit Powwow: Dance & Drum Festival | SF   FREE
All DayFree Taxpayer Assistance Day | Mountain View   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.
10:00 am“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area   FREE
10:30 amRasoi’s Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
All DayLunar New Year Celebration & Lantern Making | Oakland   FREE
11:00 amHealthy & Free First Saturdays | Marin Headlands   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated.
12:30 pmNike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands   FREE
2:00 pmBlack History Month Talk: “African Americans In Times of War” | East Bay   $5*
*Free talk, but admission to the museum is $5.
All Day3 Winter Exhibitions Opening Reception: 22nd Annual “The Art of Living Black” | Richmond   FREE
2:00 pm7th Annual Valentine Handpress Printing Workshop | SF   FREE*
*Free event, but broadsides are limited to the first 100 people.
3:00 pm“Craveable Keto and Simply Keto” Book Launch | Omnivore Books   FREE
6:30 pmSpontaneous Storytelling & Free Drinks Night | Oakland   FREE
7:30 pmSF Conservatory of Music: New Music Ensemble Concert | SF   FREE
7:30 pmDrunkathalon: Free Comedy, Heckling & Cosplay | PianoFight   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pmCraft Beers & Free Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pmSea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF   FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or, Bring a mug for cider
8:00 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $5
8:00 pmPunchlines At Branchline: Free Standup Comedy | Emeryville   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
9:00 pmPrince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa   $5
9:00 pmWin Tix: Saved by the 90s Dance Party | Slim’s   WIN

Sunday, February 4, 2018

San Francisco Walking Tour Day: 15 Free History Walks | Super Bowl Sunday
Sunday, February 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco

If you’re not in prep-mode for football’s biggest night of the year, take some time to explore the city you love with a knowledgeable guide to show you around. Learn about the more...

10:00 amAsian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF   FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
10:00 am$5 First Sundays | Oakland Museum of California   FREE
11:00 amFree Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park   FREE
11:30 amFree Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square   FREE
12:30 pmFree Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
1:30 pmSuper Bowl Party: 7-ft HD Projector & Beer Specials | Novela   FREE*
*RSVP does not include table reservation.
1:30 pmKabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo   FREE
2:00 pm3 Percent Superbowl Tweetup: Tweet Real-Time Reactions | SF   FREE
2:30 pmSue-Per Bowl Sunday: Oscars Straight Version | Oasis   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
3:00 pmMen In Tights: Super Bowl 2018 Comedy Show | Roxie Theater   $13*
*IndieFest Advanced Tickets $13
3:30 pmSuper Bowl 2018 at The New Parkway Theater | Oakland   $15*
*$15 general admission / $13 for students & seniors
3:30 pmHistoric Balboa Theatre: Super Bowl On The Big Screen | Richmond Dist.   FREE*
*First Come. First Serve.
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE

Monday, February 5, 2018

Monday, February 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)

Australia’s Chase Atlantic blurs the lines between a nocturnal aesthetic and primal bliss on their self-titled debut for Warner Bros. Records (out February 2nd). Catch them at Amoeba SF for a more...

10:00 amFree Tax Assistance | Oakland Libraries  FREE
8:00 pmFree Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room   FREE
8:00 pmSuper Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF   FREE
8:00 pmMisery Index: All Star Comedy Showcase | Mission Dist.   FREE
8:45 pmLate Nite Open Mic in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway   FREE

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

2-for-1 Tix: Alcatraz Winter Tours & Boat Cruise | SF

For the first time in its history, Alcatraz Cruises is launching a “Buy One, Get One Free” ticket promotion to encourage Bay Area residents to experience the assets that make Alcatraz more...

9:30 amde Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
9:30 amLegion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
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
11:00 amCartoon Art Museum: First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day   FREE*
*Pay What You Wish Day
12:00 pmFree Admission Day at the Bedford Gallery   FREE
4:00 pmFree Frozen Yogurt: National Frozen Yogurt Day | Yogurtland   FREE*
*Free frozen yogurt with toppings from 4-7 pm on Tuesday, February 6, 2018.
6:00 pmMonthly Game Night at the Library | Napa   FREE
6:30 pmFree 1st Tuesday Clay Workshop & Potluck | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but bring along a dish to share or a donation