Thursday, July 14, 2016

Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, July 14 – 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...

7:00 pmLaborFest 2016: “Puerto Rico Colonization” Open Forum | SF  FREE
7:00 pmLaborFest 2016: “The Factory” Movie Screening | San Jose  FREE*
*Donations are appreciated.
7:00 pm“Sandbox”: Live Games Open Mic | SF  FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
7:30 pmComedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula   FREE
8:45 pmMovies On The Square: “Willow” | Redwood City   FREE

Friday, July 15, 2016

Be Silly With The Pi Clowns | SF
Friday, July 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)

Silliness is very serious business for the Pi Clowns. A company dedicated to knock-about physical comedy, these performers don’t tell jokes. They embody them with robust and timeless antics. Blending mime, theater, more...

All DayFree Admission Fridays at Lindsay Wildlife Experience | Walnut Creek   FREE*
*Free admission to all visitors on every third Friday.
1:00 pmAll About Reptiles Workshop | Hayward   FREE
4:00 pm“Shape” Technology & Innovation Expo: Free Hackathon & Kiddie Hands-On Projects | AT&T Park   50-250*
*Use the passcode SHAPEGUEST for a free ticket.
5:00 pm“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
5:00 pmTech A Cappella Concert Night, Free Beer & Wine | Menlo College   FREE
5:00 pmFree Family Dinner & Movie | SF   FREE
5:00 pm“3rd On Third” Arts & Music | Bayview   FREE
6:30 pmFree Moonlight Movies: The Muppets Movie | Danville   FREE
6:30 pmFree Beach Concert: Santana | Santa Cruz   FREE
7:00 pmLaborFest 2016: “Free Trade” Effect on Emigration, Worker & Human Rights | SF   FREE
7:00 pmBicycle Art Salon | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by contacting the organizers via email to or phone at 510-230-8270.
7:00 pmEast Bay Burner Social | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pmSan Jose Bike Party   FREE
8:00 pmSeduction Feroce: Burlesque & Drag Variety Show | Oakland   $7*
*$7 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+
10:30 pmLive Comedy Show: “Your F!#&ed Up Relationship” | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

History of
Saturday, July 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Harvey Milk Photography Center

Photo | Harvey Milk Photography Center The Harvey Milk Photography Center’s annual San Francisco Pride photography exhibit for 2016 “LGBTQ Chronicled: 1933-2016” will focus on a historic body of exciting and iconic more...

9:00 amSolar Energy Training: Saving The Environment | Redwood City  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
10:00 amLaborFest 2016: International Conference Against Privatization | SF  FREE
All DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio   FREE
10:00 amFree Oakland Guided Walking Tours | African-American History   FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to
11:00 amDrop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View   FREE
11:00 amFree Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
12:00 pm1st Annual Tribe City Festival: Kemetic Yoga & Live Entertainment | Bayview   FREE*
*Free, but a ticket is required for entry. $5 Suggested Donation.
1:00 pmBoppin’ At The Bookshelves: Vintage Swing Dance Party | Fremont   FREE*
*Free, but please confirm you are coming on their Facebook event page, since space is limited.
1:00 pm“Swap-O-Rama-Rama” DIY Workshop & Clothing Swap | Oakland   FREE
1:00 pmChant, Sing & Dance Along to the Ola Project | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
1:00 pmClarion Alley Street Art & Mural Tours | Mission Dist.   $5*
*Sliding scale donation starts at $5 per person
2:00 pm“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | The Haight   $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
2:00 pm3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland   FREE
4:00 pm“Breach in the Silence” Opening Reception | SF   FREE
5:00 pm2016 Beast Crawl: 150 Authors, 36 Venues, 3 Hours | Oakland   FREE
5:00 pm“Shedding Light” Opening Reception | SF   FREE
7:00 pmLaborFest 2016: “Still The Enemy Within” Movie Screening | SF   FREE
7:30 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: The Winter’s Tale | Pleasanton   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 pm“Fringe” Indie Music Video Party | SF   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm with RSVP on Facebook; otherwise, it's $5. 21+
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
11:59 pmSan Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF   FREE

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, July 17 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio from 11 am to 4 pm every Sunday through the fall at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Get ready for yummy offerings available more...

9:00 amConcord Antique & Collectibles Faire | East Bay  FREE
9:45 amLaborFest 2016: Coit Tower Mural Walk | SF  FREE
10:00 amLaborFest 2016: San Bruno Mountain Wilderness Walk | Brisbane  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
11:00 amSunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Oakland  FREE
11:30 amOutdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford   FREE
All Day“Eats, Beats & Brews” Block Party: Salsa Dancing, Games & Beer Garden | Berkeley   FREE
12:00 pmFree Summer Circus Day with Circus Bella | Oakland   FREE
1:00 pmMusic of Great Britain: Golden Gate Park Band | Free Sunday Concert   FREE
1:00 pmFree Sailboat Ride Day: Cal Sailing Club | Berkeley   FREE
2:00 pmJoan Osborne’s Soul Revue: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival   FREE
3:00 pmSF’s “Antique Vibrator Museum” Free Guided Tour Day | 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.
3:30 pmCuban Rumba Jam: Play, Sing, Dance & Enjoy | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
6:00 pmClassical Music on the Square: Bayshore Lyric Opera | Redwood City   FREE
6:00 pmHoax? “Netflix & Chill” Open Air Movie Festival | Dolores Park   FREE
7:30 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: The Winter’s Tale | Pleasanton   FREE
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, July 18, 2016

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.
7:00 pmLaborFest 2016: Discussion On How Vienna Solved Housing Crisis | SF  FREE
7:30 pm“How To Be A Person In The World” Book Discussion | SF  FREE
8:00 pm“Jury Duty” Comedy Improv Battle | Haight  FREE
9:00 pm“Resistance is Futile” Free Comedy Night | SF  FREE

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Summer Movie Clubhouse
Tuesday, July 19 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*10 movies for $5 in advance, or $1 per movie day of show
| CineArts at The Empire

From June through August, Bay Area Cinemark/Century Theaters host 10 weeks of fun films for families and kids for just $5 (that’s 50 cents a movie) if purchased in advance – or $1 more...

2:00 pmMake Your Own Bouncing Ball | Marin City   FREE
4:20 pmLive at Lagunitas: Thao and The Get Down Stay Down | Petaluma   FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
5:30 pmThe Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s   FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
5:30 pmWine & Movie Night: “What’s Up Doc” | Top of the Mark   FREE
7:00 pmLaborFest 2016: Refugees Of War & Rise of Neo-Fascism | SF   FREE
7:00 pmLaborFest 2016: The Voices Of The Workers’ Survival, Resistance & Power | SF   FREE
7:00 pmYum & Yummer: A Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE
7:00 pmFree Astronomy Lecture | Presidio   FREE
8:00 pmFull Moon Tibetan Chanting Ceremony | Berkeley   FREE
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

SF's Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Shuttle | SoMa
Wednesday, July 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
| All Over San Francisco

The San Francisco Brewers Guild , an organization made up of 26 breweries in the area, has created the city’s first free, hop-on-hop-off “Drink SF Beer Shuttle,” showcasing neighborhood breweries as a more...

10:00 amFree Oakland Summer Walking Tours | Uptown, Lake Merritt & Secret Rooftop Gardens  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to
11:00 am“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza  FREE
12:00 pmFree Lunchtime Concert: Jazz | Oakland  FREE
6:00 pmMovie Night on the Green: “Toy Story” | Marin  FREE
6:00 pmSalsa In The Square: Orquesta Dharma | Union Square Live  FREE
6:00 pmFree Blues Concert in the Park | Redwood City  FREE
6:30 pmSummer Metal Concert | Menlo Park  FREE
7:00 pmSummer Boot Camp Series: Free Full Body Cardio Workout | Oakland  FREE*
*Sign up on the class schedule to ensure a spot, or just show up and have fun.
7:00 pmNerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop  $8
7:00 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Schooled” | Mill Valley   FREE*
*Free, but a donation is requested.
7:30 pm“Ninety Nine Stories Of God” Book Discussion | SF   FREE
8:00 pmJokelandish: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | Oakland   FREE*
*Suggested donation is $5, but no one will be turned away
8:00 pmFree “Sup Girl” Comedy Show | SF   FREE
8:30 pmOakland Comedy Shop: Monthly Standup | Oakland   FREE

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Afro-folk Music Composed on Kora & Ukelele with Zéna Carlota | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, July 21 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

A globe-trotting multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter, and visual artist, Zéna Carlota has spent years immersing herself in the oral traditions, rituals and songs associated with the kora, a lilting West African harp, including more...

12:30 pmGrown-Up Lego Day | Mountain View  FREE
4:00 pm“Off The Grid” Twilight Campfire Party | Presidio   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
4:00 pmYBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa   FREE
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.