Saturday, November 8, 2014

8:30 pmSaturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF  FREE
8:30 pmFree Comedy Showcase & Dance Party | Berkeley  FREE
10:00 pm“The Sh*t Show”: DJs, Free Beer, Hot Dogs & Tacos | The Showdown  $2.50*
*Admission for two for $5 (that comes out to $2.50 each).

Sunday, November 9, 2014

KUSF's Rock'n'Swap Record Fair | USF
Sunday, November 9 – 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...

All DayMarine Mammal Center Science Sunday | Sausalito   FREE
10:00 amWin Tix: Britney Spears Dance Classes “Work Bitch” | SF   WIN
All DaySF Open Studios 2014 | Fort Mason, North Beach & Haight   FREE
1:00 pmFree Sailboat Ride Day: Cal Sailing Club | Berkeley   FREE
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, November 10, 2014

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, November 10 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout

Cyberpunk Cinema, by Thrillhouse Records, presents cyberpunk movie classics at The Knockout in the Mission every second Monday of the month from 6:30-9 pm. They’ll show one episode of Cowboy Bebop at more...

7:00 pmFree Comedy Happy Hour | The Royale   FREE*
*No cover, but a tip jar donation is welcome.
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, November 11, 2014

Free National Parks Day | Veterans Day 2014

Sometimes you’ve just got get away from the hustle and bustle of the city to enjoy the serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entrance to more...

5:30 pmMarin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael   FREE
8:00 pmFree Women’s Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but there is a two drink minimum and donations are welcome.
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
9:00 pmHaightian Democracy Free Stand-Up | SF   FREE

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

2:00 pmArchitecture Walk: Stanford University Medical Center | Palo Alto  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pm“Haters Gonna Hate” Free Comedy Show | SF  FREE
9:30 pmDream Queens Revue Drag Show | Tenderloin  FREE

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Thursday, November 13 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
| SoMa StrEat Food Park

Looking to discover SF’s best local craft/artisan food vendors and special chef pop-ups? SoMa StrEat Food Park and Funcheap are putting on a Thursday Night Market called “StrEat Bazaar.” The focus is more...

6:00 pmNightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $12*
*$12 general; $10 for museum members - 21+
7:00 pmFree Movie Night | Orinda Theatre   FREE
7:00 pmCup ‘o Comedy with Danny Dechi | SF   FREE
7:30 pmComedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula   FREE

Friday, November 14, 2014

Friday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park

Friday Nights at the de Young is a free weekly after-hours art “happening” in the museum’s public spaces. The event has a new theme every week, but typically includes an eclectic mix of live more...

1:00 pmFree Classical Chamber Music by the Bay | SF  FREE
5:00 pmVallejo Art Walk | Second Fridays  FREE
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.
5:30 pmCentral Market Now: Monthly Arts Showcase | SF   FREE
5:30 pmParol-Marking Workshop: Beautiful Filipino Lanterns | SoMa   FREE*
*One free parol per person. Additional parol materials are $6-8 each.
6:00 pm2nd Friday Art Walk: “Estuary Art Attack” | Oakland & Alameda   FREE
6:00 pmFree Veggie Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:30 pmGrotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant   FREE
7:30 pmEast Bay Bike Party   FREE
8:00 pmFree Burlesque: Hunny Bunny & Her Hot Toddies | Skylark Bar   FREE

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Vintage Paper Fair | San Jose
Saturday, November 15 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Elks Lodge (San Jose)

The Vintage Paper Fair has one of the West Coast’s largest selection of postcards, trade cards, stereoviews, photography, labels, brochures, Victorian transportation, sports memorabilia, and all manner of curious, beautiful and more...

All DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio   FREE
11:00 amFree Chef Cooking Demo & Tasting | Embarcadero   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
11:15 amGive & Take: Monthly Kid Stuff Swap | Oakland   FREE
1:00 pm“Swap-O-Rama-Rama” DIY Workshop & Clothing Swap | Oakland   FREE
6:00 pm12th Annual Altered Barbie Art Show: Closing Reception | Mission   FREE*
*Donations are accepted.
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
9:00 pm“Fringe” Indie Music Video Party | SF   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm with RSVP on Facebook; otherwise, it's $5. 21+
11:59 pmSan Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF   FREE