Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch
Tuesday, October 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Museum of Craft and Design

Enjoy free admission to the Museum of Craft and Design on the first Tuesday of every month. After six years in Union Square and two years of pop-ups, the Museum of Craft & Design opened more...

11:00 amCartoon Art Museum: First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day  FREE*
*Pay What You Wish Day
11:00 amContemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays  FREE
12:00 pmYerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays   FREE
6:00 pmRadar Reading Series: Indie Writers & Free Cookies | SF Main Library   FREE
7:00 pm2014 “Best of Bernal” Film Night, Reception & Music | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are gratefully accepted.
8:00 pmWood Shoppe Free Concert Series | Brick & Mortar   FREE
8:00 pmComedy & Karaoke Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmIt’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight   FREE

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

2:00 pmArchitecture Walk: Stanford University Medical Center | Palo Alto  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
8:00 pm“Haters Gonna Hate” Free Comedy Show | SF  FREE
9:30 pmDream Queens Revue Drag Show | Tenderloin  FREE


Thursday, October 9, 2014

Final Day:
Thursday, October 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library

Candlestick Park Stadium, the city’s baseball and football stadium for over 50 years, will be torn down in late 2014 or early 2015. Lights Out at the ‘Stick is a newly opened more...

5:00 pmStreat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park   FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
6:00 pmNightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $12*
*$12 general, $10 for museum members - 21+
7:00 pmCup ‘o Comedy with Danny Dechi | SF   FREE
7:00 pmFree Movie Night | Orinda Theatre   FREE

Friday, October 10, 2014

Friday, October 10 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission. Bring cash for food, drinks and shopping
| UN Plaza

In trying to make United Nations Plaza a comfortable and fun evening destination rather than a public space you walk quickly through, the city is throwing a series of late summer 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. 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 pmFree Veggie Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:00 pm2nd Friday Art Walk: “Estuary Art Attack” | Oakland & Alameda   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, October 11, 2014

Oceanside Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour | Outer Sunset
Saturday, October 11 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Oceanside Wastewater Treatment Plant

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission invites you to take a free tour of the city’s Wastewater Treatment Plant to find out how your sewer system works. Free, but an RSVP is required at more...

10:00 am$1 Book Sale | Mission Dist.  $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
11:00 am“Jack of All Trades” Indie Craft & Antique Market | Jack London Square   FREE
12:00 pmHistory for Half Pints: Family Music & Games | California Historical Society   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
12:00 pmEco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF   FREE
12:00 pmDestiny’s Child, Spice Girls, TLC & Pussycat Dolls Flash Mob | SF   
2:00 pmButterflies 101: Butterflies of Mountain Lake & Beyond | Presidio   FREE
2:00 pmDowntown Campbell Second Saturdays: Music, Art & Food   FREE
All DaySecond Saturday Art & Music Walk | Oakland’s Golden Gate Dist.   FREE
8:00 pmFree Sexy Comedy & Pizza Night | SF   FREE
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 pmSaturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF   FREE
8:30 pmFree Comedy Showcase & Dance Party | Berkeley   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, October 12, 2014

Exploratorium Free Day: Founder's Day 2014 | SF
Sunday, October 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Exploratorium

The Exploratorium will celebrate their Founder’s Day on October 12, 2014 by offering free admission to the museum for all visitors. This is the final free day for 2014.

All DayMarine Mammal Center Science Sunday | Sausalito  FREE
11:00 amRepair Cafe: Fix Your Broken Items | Palo Alto   FREE
11:00 amOff the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
1:00 pmFinal Golden Gate Park Band Concert: All Requests | GG Park   FREE