Sunday, October 5, 2014

Massive Outdoor DJ Dance Party: Sunset Sound System Season Closer | North Bay

Drawing from the spirit of the Jamaican sound system culture, Sunset Sound System has produced over 150 free outdoor dance parties from the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond, and they’re more...

11:30 am2014 “La Madonna del Lume” Fishing Boat Parade | SF   FREE
12:00 pmFree Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park   FREE
12:00 pm7×7 Mile Art Project & Walk: “Lines Made By Walking” | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pmNinja Rolling & Falling Workshop for Cyclists | Mission Dist.   FREE
1:00 pmGolden Gate Park Band | Free Sunday Concert in the Park   FREE
1:30 pmKabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo   FREE
4:00 pmTwang Sunday: Live “Sailorgrass” & Foot Stompin’ R&B | Potrero Hill   FREE
7:30 pmHillbilly Hootenanny West Side Revue | The Riptide   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Bishop Allen: Bittersweet Synths & Bass | SF   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets; regular cost, $12-15
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE
9:00 pmFree Bay Area Comedy Showcase | Oakland   FREE

Monday, October 6, 2014

Monday, October 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Make-Out Room

“Vent your political angst with others at Attack of the Typewriters, a free monthly old-school letter-writing party that provides free typewriters, stamps, envelopes, and paper — everything you need to get more...

6:00 pmFree Slackline Yoga Class: Focus, Balance & Strength | SF   FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
6:30 pmCyberpunk Cinema Night: Thriller Satire “Videodrome” | Mission Dist.   FREE
6:30 pmWin Tix: Flour + Water Chef Talks w/ “Mythbuster” Adam Savage | SF   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $30.00
8:00 pmGettin’ Weird: Comedy w/ Stokes & Holtz | SF   FREE
8:00 pmFree First Monday Concert | Make-Out Room   FREE
8:00 pmBeatles Karaoke Night | Trendynob   FREE
8:00 pmMelt the Mic Free Comedy Night | North Beach   FREE
9:00 pm“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.   FREE

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, October 7 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| Legion of Honor

The Legion of Honor displays a collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an exquisite Beaux-Arts building in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Normally admission more...

9:30 amde Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
10:00 amConservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day   FREE
11:00 amCartoon Art Museum: First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day   FREE*
*Pay What You Wish Day
11:00 amContemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE
11:00 amFree Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch   FREE
12:00 pmYerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays   FREE
6:00 pmRadar Reading Series: Indie Writers & Free Cookies | SF Main Library   FREE
6:30 pmWin Tix: Pulitzer Prize-Winning NY Times Journalist Talk | Castro Theatre   WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $27.00
7:00 pm2014 “Best of Bernal” Film Night, Reception & Music | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie Night: “Dracula Untold” | SF   FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required. Arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
8:00 pmWood Shoppe Free Concert Series | Brick & Mortar   FREE
8:00 pmComedy & Karaoke Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmIt’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Reggie Steele Comedy Night | Punch Line   WIN*
*All shows are 18 & over and there is a two drink minimum per person.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

NYT Journalist Nick Carr Talks Tech, Automation & Human Joy  | SF
Wednesday, October 8 – 6:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost, $20
| The Commonwealth Club (SF)

In The Glass Cage, Nicholas Carr suggests that the transition to a technologically dependent and screen-dominated world makes people disengaged and unhappy. Join us and be faced with Carr’s thesis: Silicon more...

2:00 pmArchitecture Walk: Stanford University Medical Center | Palo Alto  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
5:00 pmPaws on the Square: Doggie Musical Chairs & Puppy Pampering | Oakland  FREE
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
8:00 pm“Haters Gonna Hate” Free Comedy Show | SF   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: “Hilariously Weird” Bob Rubin Comedy (NBC, FOX, Live 105) | Punch Line   WIN*
*All shows are 18 & over and there is a two drink minimum per person.
9:30 pmDream Queens Revue Drag Show | Tenderloin   FREE

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Final Day:
Thursday, October 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library

Candlestick Park Stadium, the city’s baseball and football stadium for over 50 years, will be torn down in late 2014 or early 2015. Lights Out at the ‘Stick is a newly opened more...

5:00 pmStreat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park   FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
6:00 pmNightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $12*
*$12 general, $10 for museum members - 21+
7:00 pmCup ‘o Comedy with Danny Dechi | SF   FREE
7:00 pmFree Movie Night | Orinda Theatre   FREE

Friday, October 10, 2014

Friday, October 10 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission. Bring cash for food, drinks and shopping
| UN Plaza

In trying to make United Nations Plaza a comfortable and fun evening destination rather than a public space you walk quickly through, the city is throwing a series of late summer more...

1:00 pmFree Classical Chamber Music by the Bay | SF  FREE