Sunday, September 14, 2014

Classical Music on the Square: Bayshore Lyirc Opera | Redwood City
Sunday, September 14 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Courthouse Square

For the classical music lover, or anyone who appreciates great musical talent, Redwood City continues its free Classical Music Series in 2014. The series launches at 6 pm with the Redwood Symphony on more...

4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE
8:00 pmShapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland   FREE
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, September 15, 2014

KUSF's Rock'n'Swap Record Fair | USF
Monday, September 15 – 10:00 am | Cost: $3*
*$3 admission; USF students get in for free
| McLaren Hall at USF

KUSF’s Rock-n-Swap is a Giant Music Lover’s Fair where vendors come from all over to sell music related items in various formats and genres; many offer hard-to-find & rarities including vinyl 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.
6:00 pmPoetry Workshop w/ Emeryville Poet Laureate | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pmThe Lit Slam: Page Meets Stage Poetry | SF   $8*
*$8 when you mention FuncheapSF at the door. Otherwise it's $10.
8:00 pmFree “Rock and Roll Comedy Jam” Night | Milk Bar   FREE
9:00 pmFree Comedy: Live at Deluxe | SF   FREE


Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Poetic Tuesdays at Jessie Square | SoMa
Tuesday, September 16 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Jessie Square

Curated by Litquake’s Robin Ekiss, Poetic Tuesday features poets and original music in Jessie Square near the Contemporary Jewish Museum from 12:30-1:30 pm. 2014 Poetic Tuesdays Schedule Tuesday, May 27 Tuesday, June 17 Tuesday, July more...

5:30 pmThe Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s   FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
6:15 pmYoga on the Labyrinth: Meditation & Live Music | Grace Cathedral   FREE*
*Donations accepted.
7:00 pmPlaytesting Bash: Try Out Brand New Games | Mission Dist.   FREE
7:30 pmEnglish Morris Dancing Workshop | Berkeley   FREE
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
10:00 pmBig Hair Bingo: Free PB&J Sandwich Bar & Prizes | SF   FREE*
*Free, but you must have big hair or wear a wig.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop
Wednesday, September 17 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $8 | Rickshaw Stop

What happens when geeks take over a rock club for an evening of drinking and presentations? Find out at Nerd Nite, a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots more...

5:30 pmEast Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
6:30 pmBangers & Grass Bluegrass All-Stars | Albany Music in the Park  FREE
7:00 pmFree Comedy Night with Danny Dechi | Outer Richmond  FREE
7:00 pmFree Astronomy Lecture at Randall Museum | SF  FREE
8:00 pmFree Comedy: Comikaze Lounge | SF   FREE
8:00 pmReal Live Comedians Showcase | Mission Dist.   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by email to RealLiveComedians@gmail.com at least 3 hours before the event. Otherwise admission is $10. Donations are welcome.
8:30 pmThe Adult Comedy Shop: Monthly Standup | Oakland   FREE
9:00 pmFree Comedy Show & Hip Hop Cypher | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.

Thursday, September 18, 2014

El Presidio Archaeology Excavation | May - October
Thursday, September 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)

The Presidio Trust invites visitors to witness archaeology in action at Pershing Square from May through October, 9 am to 4 pm, Thursday-Saturday. Archaeologists are embarking on a long-term research project to excavate more...

12:00 pm“Lettuce Turnip the Beet”: Workshops, DJs & Artisan Market | Emeryville   FREE*
*Free, but a nominal materials fee might be charged by DIY workshop teachers.
4:00 pmYBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa   FREE
4:00 pmYerba Buena Gallery Crawl: Third Thursdays | SoMa   FREE*
*All gallery and museum entries will be free except for the Contemporary Jewish Museum which will be offering a special entry price of $5.
5:00 pmStreat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park   FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
5:00 pmAsian Art Museum: $5 Thursday Nights | SF   $5*
*$5 for admission after 5 pm; admission to special galleries may be extra.
5:00 pmTwilight by the Lake: Live Ragtime Swing & Free Snacks | Oakland   FREE
6:00 pmNightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $12*
*$12 general, $10 for museum members - 21+
6:00 pmQuick Draw SF: Monthly Live Art Party | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP on Facebook is appreciated.
6:00 pmThird Thursday Piedmont Avenue Stroll | Oakland   FREE
8:45 pmMovies on the Square | Redwood City   FREE

Friday, September 19, 2014

Free 3rd Fridays | East Bay Regional Parks
Friday, September 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over East Bay

East Bay Regional Park District is celebrating its 80th birthday by offering Free 3rd Fridays in the parks. From April to December in 2014, fees will be waived for a variety of more...

1:00 pmFree Classical Chamber Music by the Bay | SF   FREE
4:00 pm“Friday Night Market”: Summer Evening Festival | UN Plaza   FREE*
*Free Admission. Bring cash for food, drinks and shopping
5:00 pm“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food from food trucks.
5:00 pm“3rd On Third” Arts & Music | Bayview   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. Cash bar. Prices vary for Off the Grid food trucks.
5:00 pmFriday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park   FREE*
*Programs are free and open to the public, but does not include admission to the museum's galleries.
6:00 pmExploratorium’s Helix Happy Hour | Peninsula   FREE*
*Admission to Helix is pay what you wish
7:00 pmEast Bay Burner Social | Oakland   FREE
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 pmSan Jose Bike Party   FREE
8:00 pmSeduction Feroce: Burlesque & Drag Variety Show | Oakland   $5*
*$5 when you mention Funcheap at the door. Otherwise tickets are $10. 21+
8:00 pmFilm Night in the Park: “The Butler” | Marin   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.