Sunday, December 6, 2015

Santastic Block Party & Street Fair | Inner Sunset
Sunday, December 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Inner Sunset

Inner Sunset Sundays is a cross between a block party, a festival, and a street fair. The whole neighborhood is invited to create a public space where everyone can all enjoy their more...

10:00 amFree AcroYoga Workshop | Sports Basement Bryant  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
11:00 amFree Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park   FREE
All Day2015 Winterfest: Snow Slide, Live Music & Tree Lighting | Mill Valley   FREE*
*Free admisson, but in past years the snow slide cost $2 per slide.
All Day“SFMOMA On The Go” 40-Speaker Choral Sound Installation | Fort Mason   FREE*
*FREE, but advance tickets are strongly recommended due to anticipated demand and limited capacity.
1:00 pmFree Hot Dog Day | Inner Richmond   FREE
1:00 pmFilm Screening: Losing Ground | SF   FREE
1:30 pmKabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo   FREE
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, December 7, 2015

Monday, December 7 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | California Historical Society

Engineers of Illumination is a series of artist-based, projected-light installations honoring the stunning achievements of the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE). During CHS’s exhibition City Rising: San Francisco and the 1915 World’s more...

7:00 pmNerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose   $7*
*Pre-Sale is $7. $10 at the door
7:30 pmMonday Night Band Showcase Concert | SF   FREE*
*Free but RSVP required on SFJAZZ website.
8:00 pmBeatles Karaoke Night | Trendynob   FREE
8:00 pmFree First Monday Concert | Make-Out Room   FREE
8:00 pmSuper Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF   FREE
8:45 pmOpen Mic Night in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway   FREE
9:00 pm“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.   FREE

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

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...

5:30 pmMarin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael   FREE
6:30 pm“Vegetarian India: A Journey Through the Best of Indian Home Cooking” Book Launch | SF   FREE
7:00 pm“Becoming Richard Pryor” Paperback Release | SF   FREE
7:00 pmThe Big Quiz Thing | Neck of the Woods   FREE
7:30 pmThe Big “Star Wars” Quiz Thing | Neck Of The Woods   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.
9:00 pmHaightian Democracy Free Stand-Up | SF   FREE

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Adventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Campbell
Wednesday, December 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Road Runner Sports (Campbell)

Adventure Run is a free, 60-minute scavenger-like fun run filled with hundreds of friends, giveaways, raffle prizes, music and even a beer garden. Free, but an RSVP is required. Your Adventure starts when more...

2:00 pmState-of-the-Art Green Building Tour | SF Public Utilities Office  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Limited to maximum of 20 guests. Arrive 15 minutes prior to tour start time.
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
7:00 pm“Jewish Noir” Book Launch | SF   FREE
7:30 pmUnited Nations and New Deal Discussion | SF   FREE
7:30 pmFree AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley   FREE
8:00 pm“Haters Gonna Hate” Free Comedy Show | SF   FREE
8:00 pm“Golden Thread” Middle Eastern Staged Reading Series | SF   FREE*
*Free, but reservations are recommended. Email with the performance you’d like to attend and the number of tickets you’re requesting.
9:30 pmDream Queens Revue Drag Show | Tenderloin   FREE

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, December 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Theatre

The Orinda Theatre hosts a free movie night at 7 pm on every second Thursday of the month. Every month showcases a new interesting classic title and sometimes you can catch special more...

6:00 pmHoliday Bazaar NightLife NightLife | California Academy of Sciences  $12*
*21+ event, ID required for entry.
7:00 pm“Plain Radical: Living, Loving and Learning to Leave the Planet Gracefully” Book Discussion | SF  FREE
7:00 pmCup ‘o Comedy with Danny Dechi | SF  FREE
7:00 pmPlaytesting Bash: Try Out Brand New Games  FREE
7:00 pmPlayback Theatre: Stories Inspired by Operation Babylift | Presidio   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
7:30 pmComedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula   FREE
8:00 pmDrag Queens on Ice 2015 | Union Square   FREE

Friday, December 11, 2015

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, December 11 – 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...

3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa  FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
5:00 pmSecond Fridays Art Walk | San Rafael  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.
5:00 pmVallejo Art Walk | Second Fridays  FREE
5:30 pm“Home Alone” Movie in the Park, Free Popcorn & Its It Ice Cream | Presidio  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmBerkeley Critical Mass | 2nd Fridays  FREE
6:00 pmFree Veggie Dinner Night | SF  FREE
6:00 pm2nd Friday Art Walk: “Estuary Art Attack” | Oakland & Alameda  FREE
6:30 pmGrotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant  FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5.
8:00 pm“She Rocks” Live Music, Comedy & Drag Showcase | SF   $5
8:00 pm$5 Classic Movie Night: “The Wizard of Oz” | Paramount Theatre   $5
10:00 pmBlues & R&B Night: Highwater Blues | PianoFight   FREE*
*Free with Eventbrite RSVP
10:00 pmFamous French Rock n’ Roll Night “The Frogs” | PianoFight   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
10:30 pmLive Comedy Show: “Your F!#&ed Up Relationship” | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
9:00 pm“Members Only” Cocktail Tasting Club | Oakland   FREE

Saturday, December 12, 2015

Andy Goldsworthy at the Presidio: A Guided Sculpture Hike | SF
Saturday, December 12 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required
| Main Post (Presidio)

Did you know that the Presidio is home to the largest collection of Andy Goldsworthy sculptures on public view in North America? Join the Presidio Trust for a guided hike that will more...

10:00 amOceanside Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour | Outer Sunset  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
10:00 amKimochi Silver Bells Arts & Crafts & Food Faire | SF  FREE
10:00 amFilm Screening “Shell Shocked” | SF  FREE
10:30 amMarinship Walking Tour | Sausalito   FREE
All Day“Jack of All Trades” Indie Craft & Antique Market | Jack London Square   FREE
11:00 amNeedle Felted Ornament Workshop | Hayward   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Space is limited.
11:00 amFree Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
All DayDress Up & Party Like It’s 1901 | SF Living History Club   FREE
12:00 pmMarket Street Tour: The Contested Boulevard | SF   FREE*
*Sliding scale donation $10-20 requested to benefit Shaping San Francisco, but no one turned away for lack of funds.
12:00 pmHistory for Half Pints: Family Music & Games | California Historical Society   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise , $5 at the door.
12:00 pmFree Beginner Parkour “Urban Ninja” Class   FREE
12:00 pmEco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF   FREE
12:00 pmForest Wreath Making Workshop | Presidio   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pmChinese Book Club | SF   FREE
2:00 pmDocumentary Screening: An Omnivorous Family’s Dilemma | SF   FREE
2:00 pmDowntown Campbell Second Saturdays: Music, Art & Food   FREE
2:00 pmMerola Holiday Program: Opera & Ornaments Holiday Concert | Foster City   FREE
3:00 pmSaturdays Unplugged | JCCSF   FREE
5:00 pm2015 San Francisco Parol Lantern Festival & Parade | SoMa   FREE
6:30 pmSpontaneous Storytelling & Free Drinks Night | Oakland   FREE
8:30 pmSaturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF   FREE

Sunday, December 13, 2015

49ers v. Browns: Tailgate Game Watch & Sports Fashion Party | SoMa
Sunday, December 13 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free with Facebook RSVP
| SoMa StrEat Food Park

Cheer on the 49ers with Funcheap at SoMa Streat Food Park all season long and watch the game on 10+ TVs, including three 80″ big screens, up to 10 food trucks and street more...

All DayMarine Mammal Center Science Sunday | Sausalito   FREE
10:30 am“Sunday Assembly” Silicon Valley Community Gathering | San Jose   FREE
11:00 amVery Vegan Sundays | SoMa   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
11:00 amThe 2015 Holiday “Urban Air Market” | Pier 70   FREE
12:00 pmSoFA Sundays: Art, Perfromance, Music & Food Trucks | San Jose   FREE
1:00 pmLive Chamber Music: The Sfiato Wind Quintet | SF   FREE
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, December 14, 2015

Strike Out Hunger: Free Bowling & Canned Food Drive | Santa Cruz

How’s your bowling average these days? Bring a can of food and bowl a free game at the Boardwalk Bowl in Santa Cruz from November 1 through December 31, 2015. All donations go more...

5:00 pm“Field of Vision” After-Dark Light Art Installation | California Historical Society   FREE
6:30 pmCyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.   FREE
8:00 pmBasement Comedy Night: “The People Under The Stairs” | Mission Dist.   $5*
*$5 with an RSVP to, or $10 at the door.
8:00 pmSomething Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF   FREE
9:00 pmWheel of Karaoke: Comedy & Music Battle | Make-Out Room   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested and donations are accepted

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

5:30 pmThe Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s  FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
7:00 pmYum & Yummer: A Comedy Showcase | SF  FREE
7:00 pmFree Astronomy Lecture | Presidio  FREE