Monday, June 13, 2016

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, June 13 – 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...

7:05 pmOakland A’s v. Rangers | $5 Game Night   $5*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
8:00 pmBasement Comedy Night: “The People Under The Stairs” | Mission Dist.   $5*
*$5 with an RSVP to underthestairscomedy@gmail.com, or $10 at the door.
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, June 14, 2016

Free Admission Day | San Francisco Botanical Garden

The San Francisco Botanical Garden is one of the most diverse gardens in the world. A unique urban oasis, the Garden is a living museum within Golden Gate Park, offering 55 more...

12:30 pmPoetry Readings & Reggae Music On Your Lunch Break | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
5:30 pmMarin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael   FREE
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, June 15, 2016

SF's Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Shuttle | Haight
Wednesday, June 15 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
| All Over San Francisco

The San Francisco Brewers Guild , an organization made up of 26 breweries in the area, has created the city’s first free, hop-on-hop-off “Drink SF Beer Shuttle,” showcasing neighborhood breweries as a more...

11:00 am“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza  FREE
8:00 pmFree “Sup Girl” Comedy Show | SF   FREE
8:00 pmJokelandish: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | Oakland   FREE*
*Suggested donation is $5, but no one will be turned away
8:30 pmOakland Comedy Shop: Monthly Standup | Oakland   FREE

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Thursday, June 16 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Main Post Lawn

Cozy up with Off the Grid at “Twilight at the Presidio” – a free weekly evening event on the Main Post Lawn from 5-9 pm every Thursday from mid-May to October. Off more...

12:30 pmGrown-Up Lego Day | Mountain View  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 pmThird Thursday Piedmont Avenue Stroll | Oakland   FREE
6:00 pmFree Yoga Class Among Stained Glass | SF   FREE*
*Bring your own mat. This is a donation-based yoga class. They encourage those who can to donate $10. However, no one is ever turned away due to a lack of funds.
6:00 pmFree Yoga Class Among Stained Glass | SF   FREE*
*Bring your own mat. This is a donation-based yoga class. They encourage those who can to donate $10. However, no one is ever turned away due to a lack of funds.
8:30 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Underground Comedy Night | SF   FREE

Friday, June 17, 2016

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, June 17 – 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...

11:00 amBe Silly With The Pi Clowns | Yerba Buena Gardens  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
All DayFree Admission Fridays at Lindsay Wildlife Experience | Walnut Creek  FREE*
*Free admission to all visitors on every third Friday.
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 pmSeduction Feroce: Burlesque & Drag Variety Show | Oakland  $5*
*$5 when you mention Funcheap at the door; otherwise, tickets are $10. 21+
9:00 pmThat ’80s Show: The Ultimate ’80s Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, $5 after. 21+

Saturday, June 18, 2016

The Brass Convergence: Hip-Hop and Live Jazz Ensemble | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, June 18 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, with Facebook RSVP
| Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

The latest epic project from the fecund musical imagination of Jazz Mafia godfather Adam Theis, The Brass Convergence fulfills a long-time dream of the Bay Area’s essential bandleader, composer, and multi-instrumentalist. Looking more...

All DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio  FREE
10:30 amMakerSpace: 3D Printers, Robots & Sewing Machines | South SF  FREE
1:00 pmJazz Mafia With The Brass Convergence | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
2:00 pm3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland   FREE
2:00 pm“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | The Haight   $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
6:00 pm“Netflix & Chill” Open Air Movie Festival | Dolores Park   FREE
8:00 pm“Critical Hit” Comedy Show, Free Pizza & Free Candy | Oakland   $5*
*Admission is $5, and you'll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy
9:00 pmNew Wave Dance Party | SoMa   $7*
*$7 before 10pm / $12 after
9:00 pmThe Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP, or $5 at the door.
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

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Annual Native Contemporary Arts Festival  | Yerba Buena Gardens
Sunday, June 19 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

A beloved Father’s Day tradition celebrating the creativity of North America’s indigenous peoples, the 19th Annual Native Contemporary Arts Festival showcases a diverse program of Native music, dance, spoken word performances more...

11:30 amOutdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford  FREE
2:00 pmStern Grove Festival 2016 Kick-Off: Janelle Monáe | SF   FREE*
*Donations appreciated
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.

Monday, June 20, 2016

8:00 pmFull Moon Tibetan Chanting Ceremony | Berkeley  FREE
8:00 pm“Jury Duty” Comedy Improv Battle | Haight  FREE
9:00 pm“Resistance is Futile” Free Comedy Night | SF  FREE
9:00 pmFree Comedy: Live at Deluxe | SF  FREE

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

7:00 pmYum & Yummer: A Comedy Showcase | SF  FREE
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight  FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
9:30 pmDream Queens Revue Drag Show | Tenderloin  FREE

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Classic Arias Concert with Jenny Lind | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, June 23 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

A beloved and long-running Yerba Buena Gardens Festival tradition, the annual Jenny Lind Concert showcases the most extraordinary young sopranos from Sweden. This year’s program features mezzosoprano Karin Osbeck, the 2016 Jenny more...

6:00 pm“Los Compas” Dance With Style: Latin Dance Band | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE*
*Free, with Facebook RSVP
8:00 pmPlanet Mirth: Free Comedy & Astrological Hilarity | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but donations of $10 are greatly appreciated. No one turned away for lack of funds.

Friday, June 24, 2016

Friday, June 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

Circus Bella, San Francisco’s favorite one-ring circus, returns with Out of Line, an entirely new production conceived and directed by Bella-founders Abigail Munn and David Hunt. Set to original music by the more...

All DayBeer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos  FREE
5:30 pmSan Francisco Critical Mass   FREE
6:00 pmFree Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:00 pmCandle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated, though not required.
7:00 pmSan Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.   FREE

Saturday, June 25, 2016

22nd Annual Surf City Classic: Woodies on the Wharf | Santa Cruz
Saturday, June 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Wharf

I bought a ’30 Ford wagon and we call it a woody (Surf City, here we come) You know it’s not very cherry, it’s an oldie but a goody (Surf City, more...

12:00 pmCircus Bella: Your Favorite One Ring Circus | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Wheel of Karaoke West: Standup Showcase & Karaoke Contest | SF
Sunday, June 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar

Comedy show where first half is a standup showcase, second half is karaoke contest and roast. During the contest, comedians take turns singing with challenges while the other comics make fun of more...

11:00 amSunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Oakland  FREE
6:00 pm’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.  FREE
7:00 pmAttractive Camp: Stand-Up Comedy Show | SF  $6*
*$6 when you use promo code "attractivecamp". Otherwise, it's $12 online or $15 at the door.

Monday, June 27, 2016

7:00 pmNerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland  $8
8:30 pmLaughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF  FREE
9:00 pmSalsa Dura: Dance Party & Live Salsa Orchestra | Berkeley  FREE

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

8:00 pmWhere Eagles Dare: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Upper Haight  FREE
8:00 pmLast Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

8:00 pmFree Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF  FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-$15

Friday, July 1, 2016

Caterpillar Puppets with a Master Puppeteer | Yerba Buena Gardens
Friday, July 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)

Joe Leon’s Caterpillar Puppets don’t just entertain kids and parents. His eccentric menagerie draws audiences of all ages into seemingly familiar stories that take unexpected turns. Like his version of the more...

4:00 pmFirst Friday Cannabis Industry Social & Picnic | Lake Merritt   FREE
7:00 pmSouth First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose   FREE
8:00 pmOakland Critical Mass | First Friday   FREE

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Fillmore Jazz Festival 2016 | Saturday
Saturday, July 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore District

Blending art and soul in one of the country’s most unique neighborhoods, the Fillmore Jazz Festival is the largest free Jazz festival on the West Coast, drawing over 100,000 visitors over more...

8:00 am“Cars and Coffee”: Exotic & Muscle Car Meetup | Treasure Island  FREE*
*Free for spectators. Car exhibitors will be charged $5 and will receive a free cup of coffee. Parking is $10, but if you arrive by Muni it's free.
All DayBank of America Free Museum Weekend   FREE*
*Free for Bank of America or Merrill Lynch Card Holders. Some venues may be closed on certain days; please confirm directly with participating museums.
10:00 amFree Guided Trail & Nature Walk | Golden Gate Park   FREE
11:00 amHealthy & Free First Saturdays | Marin Headlands   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated.
12:30 pmNike Missile Site Open House & Storytelling | Marin Headlands   FREE
1:00 pmTroker & Subharmonic’s Jazz Scene | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
8:00 pm“Critical Hit” Comedy Show, Free Pizza & Free Candy | Oakland   $5*
*Admission is $5, and you'll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy
9:00 pmPush The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise, it's $6.

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Fillmore Jazz Festival 2016 | Sunday
Sunday, July 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore District

Blending art and soul in one of the country’s most unique neighborhoods, the Fillmore Jazz Festival is the largest free Jazz festival on the West Coast, drawing over 100,000 visitors over more...

8:00 amFree Ashtanga Vinyasa Morning Yoga Flow | 1st and 3rd Sundays  FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
All DayBank of America Free Museum Weekend   FREE*
*Free for Bank of America or Merrill Lynch Card Holders. Some venues may be closed on certain days; please confirm directly with participating museums.
10:00 amAsian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF   FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
10:00 amFree First Sunday Admission | Oakland Museum of California   FREE
11:00 amFree Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park   FREE
1:00 pmThe LGBT Freedom Band: A Marching Band For Social Change | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
1:30 pmKabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo   FREE

Monday, July 4, 2016

8:00 pmFree Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room  FREE
8:00 pmSuper Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF  FREE
9:00 pm“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.  FREE

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day
Tuesday, July 5 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Conservatory of Flowers

Whether you’re a native San Franciscan, a visitor from the other side of the world, or a budding botanist, the Conservatory of Flowers offers an intimate, up-close experience with over 1,700 more...

9:00 pmWood Shoppe Free Concert Series | Brick & Mortar   FREE

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

All DayFree First Wednesday | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden  FREE