Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Valentine's Tulipmania 2018: Free Guided Tours | Pier 39
Wednesday, February 14 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Pier 39

Pier 39 Experience botanical bliss as Pier 39 comes alive with the vibrant colors of more than 39,000 blooming tulips and seasonal garden favorites during the annual Tulipmania flower festival. Tulipmania 2018 February 10-18, 2018 – 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.
5:50 pmPillow Fight 2018 | San Francisco   FREE
7:00 pmOne Billion Rising 2018: “Journey To Belonging” Flashmob | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pmWhere Is My Mind: A Monthly Music Trivia Night | SF   FREE
7:00 pmThe Laugh Boat: Local Brews & Free Comedy | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:30 pmFree AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley   FREE

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa

Yerba Buena Third Thursdays is a monthly outing of art, performance, music, and drinks in the Yerba Buena neighborhood in the heart of downtown San Francisco, between 2nd and 5th Street, more...

10:00 amHidden San Francisco Walking Tours | 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.
6:00 pmSF Beer Week NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
6:00 pmAdventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Concord   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Cobalt | 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+)
7:00 pmStorySlam’s Live True Storytelling Competition | Oakland   $5*
*Sliding scale donation requested, $5-$20


Friday, February 16, 2018

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, February 16 – 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...

5:00 pmFree Family Dinner & Movie | SF  FREE
7:00 pmThe Pre Show: Improv Comedy Grad Show | SF  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
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 pmFandango Jarocho: Son Jarocho Jam Session | Berkeley   FREE*
*Donations welcome
8:00 pmChillarious: Free Comedy & Wine in a Mattress Shop | Berkeley   FREE

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Free Lunar New Year Celebration: Art-making & Lion Dance | San Jose Museum of Art
Saturday, February 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but reservations are highly recommended.
| San Jose Museum of Art

Enjoy free admission to the San Jose Museum of Art and celebrate the Lunar New Year all day from 11 am to 5 pm onFebruary 17, 2018. Welcome the Year of the Dog with art-making activities, more...

All DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio  FREE
11:00 am2018 Chinese Spring Festival | Chinatown   FREE
11:00 amArt Trax: Free Monthly Pop-Up Art Galleries | Pittsburg   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money if you want to take home awesome local art.
11:00 am“Science@Cal”: Renowned Scientist Lecture | UC Berkeley   FREE
11:00 amDrop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View   FREE
All DaySF Beer Week – Hops on Fire: Spicy Food & IPA Festival | SoMa   FREE*
*FREE admission with Facebook RSVP. Save $5 on all-you-can-drink IPA Passports with exclusive promo code FUNCHEAP
2:00 pm3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pm“Cat People” Comedy Show & Free Pizza | Oakland   $5
8:00 pmPunchlines At Branchline: Free Standup Comedy | Emeryville   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pmCaffeine & Comedy at Red Rock | Mountain View   FREE
9:00 pmPush The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise, it's $6.
9:00 pmSound of Cocktails: Reliving Iconic Moments in Time & Pop Culture | SF   FREE
9:00 pmThe Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF   $5*
*Typically $5 at the door. But some months they do change more depending on the event theme or if there's a live band
9:00 pm“Fringe” Indie Music Video Party | Madrone Art Bar   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm with RSVP on Facebook; otherwise, it's $5. 21+
9:00 pmReverberation Radio DJ Night | The Chapel   FREE
10:00 pmNo Scrubs: ’90s Hip Hop and R&B Dance Party | Bar Fluxus   FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code FUNCHEAP; otherwise it's $10
11:59 pmSan Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF   FREE

Sunday, February 18, 2018

Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay

Attend a sunrise guided tour through Muir Woods National Monument. While the early hour may seem uncivilized, if not down-right obscene, sunrise is a particularly beautiful time to visit an old-growth more...

10:00 amTulipmania 2018: Final Day | Pier 39   FREE
11:30 amOutdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford   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.
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 pmRumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
5:30 pm38th Annual Day of Remembrance & Taiko Show | San Jose   FREE

Monday, February 19, 2018

10 Free Guided Walking Tours on President's Day 2018 | SF
Monday, February 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco

Burkhard Mücke Got the day off? Take a guided walk around San Francisco and learn something new about the city you love on President’s Day. 2018 President’s Day Walking Tours Monday, February 19, 2018 All Over 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 pmHaight Street Trivia, Comedy, Gaming & Free Pizza Night | Milk Bar   FREE

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

5:30 pmThe Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s  FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
7:00 pmFree Astronomy Lecture | Presidio  FREE
7:30 pmWitches’ Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF  FREE*
*Free to see the show. $5 to enter the witchy raffle.
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight  FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

SF's Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | SF Brewers Guild
Wednesday, February 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
| Triple Voodoo Brewery

The San Francisco Brewers Guild has created the city’s first free, hop-on-hop-off “Drink SF Beer Shuttle,” showcasing neighborhood breweries as a permanent companion to its monthly Meet the Brewers nights. The fun kicks more...

11:00 am“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza  FREE
12:30 pmLego Lunchtime Build-a-thon | Mountain View  FREE
5:30 pmEast Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
5:30 pmFood First Meeting: A World Where People Have Access to Food | Berkeley  FREE
6:30 pm2018 Black History Festival: Freedom Quilt Craft | SF   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
8:00 pm“The End” Insane Tarantino-Style Improv | SF   $5*
*$5
8:00 pmJokelandish: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | Oakland   $1*
*$1 with code "funcheapbaby" on Eventbrite; otherwise, it's $5.
8:00 pmFree Cobb’s February Comedy Night: Secret Guest List | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Must arrive by 7:30pm for guaranteed entry. All shows are 18 & over with valid photo ID. Like most comedy clubs, there is a two drink minimum.
9:30 pmReal Live Comedians Showcase | Piano Fight   FREE*
*Limited free tickets with RSVP for Funcheapers; otherwise admission is $10 online or $15 at the door.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Spotlight NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, February 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences

NightLife celebrates the best of the Academy with an evening of after hours science inside the greenest museum on the planet. Check their site for full details which will be posted as the event more...

5:00 pmSpeak Cheesy: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF  FREE
6:00 pmFree Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF  FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: The Last Doubling & Drink Lab | 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+)
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy in a Barber Shop & $1 Beer | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
8:00 pmSecret Guest List: Free Cobb’s February Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Must arrive by 7:30pm for guaranteed entry. All shows are 18 & over with valid photo ID. Like most comedy clubs, there is a two drink minimum.

Friday, February 23, 2018

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Richmond Dist. Residents
Friday, February 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences

California Academy of Sciences Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall more...

All DayBeer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos   FREE
5:30 pmSan Francisco Critical Mass   FREE
6:00 pmCandle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated, though not required.
7:00 pmFeral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF   $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
7:30 pmSF Chamber Orchestra Main Stage Concert “Serenade” | SF   FREE
9:00 pm2018 “Dre Day” DJ Bash | Oakland   $15*
*$15 early bird tickets / $20 general admission
9:00 pm“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Beer & Popcorn | Oakland   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP to soupcomedyrsvp@gmail.com, Suggested donation of $5-$10 per person at the end of the night.

Saturday, February 24, 2018

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Cow Hollow Residents
Saturday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences

California Academy of Sciences Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall more...

All Day2018 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF   FREE
10:00 amFree Lunar New Year Celebration | San Mateo County History Museum   FREE
10:00 amAnnual “Give Kids a Smile” Day: Free Dental Check-up, Screening & Goodies | SF   FREE
10:00 amFree Guided Hike of San Bruno Mountain | Brisbane   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Donations encouraged but not required
All DayTreasure Island Flea: Mardi Gras Special | SF   $3
10:30 amTreasure Island History Day: Walt Disney & SF | Treasure Island   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated.
11:00 am2018 Lunar New Year Celebration | Redwood City   FREE
11:00 amFree Zoo Admission for Dogs: Chinese New Year Celebration & Dance Performances | SF Zoo   FREE*
*Free if you were born in the Year of the Dog (1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018). Valid photo ID required.
11:30 amSan Francisco Shih Tzu Meetup Group | Alta Plaza Park   FREE
5:30 pm2018 Chinese New Year Parade | SF   FREE
6:00 pmChinese New Year Celebration: Performances & Potluck Dinner | Oakland   FREE*
*Bring a dish to share.
7:00 pmBrave New Jokes: Comedy Showcase | Mission Dist.   FREE*
*$2 with code "funcheapbaby" on Eventbrite; otherwise, it's $5.
7:00 pmCity Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio   FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
7:30 pmSF Chamber Orchestra Main Stage Concert “Serenade” | Palo Alto   FREE
8:00 pmThrillhouse Records Winter Formal & 11th year Anniversary Party | SF   FREE*
*Free if you come in formal wear before 10 PM. $10 after 10 or if you're not "dressed up"

Sunday, February 25, 2018

2018 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF
Sunday, February 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Portsmouth Square

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Chinatown. The Chinatown Community Street Fair takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Parade and is an opportunity to experience Chinese more...

All DayCalifornia Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Presidio & Western Addition Residents   FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
All DayTreasure Island Flea: Mardi Gras Special | SF   $3
3:00 pmSF Chamber Orchestra Main Stage Concert “Serenade” | Berkeley   FREE
4:00 pmCoin-Op’s “Free Play” Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa   FREE