Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Free Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, May 7 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One 360 Café

Join b.street waffles for their monthly Free Waffle Wednesday at the Capital One 360 Café in the Financial District and enjoy a complimentary waffle from 9-11 am, or while they last. These Belgian-style street more...

9:00 amBay Area Discovery Museum | Free Admission Day   FREE
11:00 amGLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro   FREE
All DaySFMade Week 2014: Free Factory Tours & Tastings | SF   FREE*
*Free factory tours with an RSVP required for most tours. Prices vary for classes and other events.
12:00 pmFree Guided Shuttle Tour: History, Nature & Hidden Nooks | Presidio   FREE
2:00 pmYour Future BART Ride: New Train Tours | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pmEast Bay Science Cafe | Albany   FREE
8:00 pmFree Wednesday Comedy “Royale With Cheese” | Tendernob   FREE
9:00 pmFree Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.

Thursday, May 8, 2014

SFMade Week 2014: Free Factory Tours, Demos & Tastings | SF

SFMade Week is a week-long celebration of San Francisco’s vibrant manufacturing sector and the companies and people that bring locally produced products to fruition, from May 5-11, 2014. Among a variety of events, more...

5:00 pmAsian Art Museum: $5 Thursday Nights | SF   $5*
*$5 for admission after 5pm - admission to special galleries may be extra.
5:00 pm“Off The Grid” Twilight Campfire Party | Presidio   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
6:00 pmNightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $12*
*$12 general, $10 for museum members - 21+
6:30 pmStorking Comedy: Free Standup & Intrusive Interviews | Oakland   FREE
7:00 pmCup ‘o Comedy with Danny Dechi | SF   FREE
7:00 pmFree Movie Night | Orinda Theatre   FREE
8:30 pmFree Comet Club Comedy | SF   FREE
8:30 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Underground Comedy Night | SF   FREE


Friday, May 9, 2014

SFMade Week 2014: Free Factory Tours & Tastings | SF

SFMade Week is a week-long celebration of San Francisco’s vibrant manufacturing sector and the companies and people that bring locally produced products to fruition, from May 5-11, 2014. Among a variety of events, more...

11:00 amZumba For The People: Free Dance Party | SF  FREE*
*FREE!
2:00 pmNew BART Train Full Size Mock-Up Tour: Final Day | Concord   FREE
5:00 pmSecond Fridays Art Walk | San Rafael   FREE
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 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.
5:30 pmCentral Market Now: Monthly Arts Showcase | SF   FREE
6:00 pm“Estuary Art Attack”: 2nd Friday Art Walk | 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, May 10, 2014

Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, May 10 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake

Come see the Great Blue Herons and their brand new chicks using spotting scopes, as naturalists show you these magnificent birds and explain their behavior. These exciting 4′ tall birds with 6′ wingspans fly in more...

10:00 am$1 Book Sale | Mission Dist.  $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
11:00 amFerry Plaza Farmers Market: Free Seasonal Cooking Demos | SF   FREE
11:00 am“Jack of All Trades” Indie Craft & Antique Market | Jack London Square   FREE
All DaySFMade Week 2014: Free Factory Tours, Demos & Tastings | SF   FREE*
*Free factory tours with an RSVP required for most tours. Prices vary for classes and other events.
12:00 pmEco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF   FREE
12:00 pmFree Caribbean Dance Classes for SF Carnival | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
2:00 pmDowntown Campbell Second Saturdays: Music, Art & Food   FREE
All DaySecond Saturday Art & Music Walk | Oakland’s Golden Gate Dist.   FREE
7:30 pmLost & Out of Print Film Night | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
8:00 pm“Oakland Nights…Live” Late Night Talk Show | Oakland   FREE*
*Admission is first come, first served; they often fill up and have to turn away people.
8:30 pmFree Comedy Showcase & Dance Party | Berkeley   FREE
8:30 pmSaturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF   FREE
9:30 pmHella Gay Dance Party | Oakland   $5*
*Each month is a fundraiser for a different local non-profit organization.
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, May 11, 2014

Exploratorium Free Day: Mother's Day 2014 | SF
Sunday, May 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Exploratorium

The Exploratorium will celebrate Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 11, 2014 by offering free admission to all visitors (not just for Mothers).

All DayMarine Mammal Center Science Sunday | Sausalito   FREE
11:00 amOff the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
All DaySFMade Week 2014: Free Factory Tours, Demos & Tastings | SF   FREE*
*Free factory tours with an RSVP required for most tours. Prices vary for classes and other events.