Sunday, November 16, 2014

12th Annual Altered Barbie Art Show: Final Day | Mission
Sunday, November 16 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are accepted.
| 50 Shotwell

The annual Altered Barbie Exhibition is a creative reuse art show where people transform these icons into not-so-everyday art reflecting our current society. Ken and Barbie, modern day icons, permeate every corner of our culture. more...

11:30 amOutdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford  FREE
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE
7:00 pmOpera on Tap: Non-stuffy Opera Sung Live in a Bar | SF   FREE
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, November 17, 2014

Tour of Diego Rivera's 1st US Mural | Union Square
Monday, November 17 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Please note, the tour is limited to 25 people.
| Secret Location (SF)

The mural “Allegory of California” graces the stairwell of the City Club (formerly the Pacific Stock Exchange Club). Normally closed the public, this is an opportunity to see the first mural more...

7:00 pmThe Lit Slam: Page Meets Stage Poetry | SF   $8*
*$8 when you mention FuncheapSF at the door; otherwise, it's $10
9:00 pmFree Comedy: Live at Deluxe | SF   FREE
9:00 pm“Am I Rite?” Free Comedy Night | SF   FREE


Tuesday, November 18, 2014

The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender's
Tuesday, November 18 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
| Bender's Bar & Grill

Mmm… tasty, smelly, stinky cheese. Bender’s hosts their monthly meeting of The Stinky Cheese Club. Bring in some cheese, crackers, fruit, veggies, etc…  (make it something impressive, not just the cheapest more...

6:15 pmYoga on the Labyrinth: Meditation & Live Music | Grace Cathedral   FREE*
*Donations accepted.
7:00 pmPlaytesting Bash: Try Out Brand New Games   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, November 19, 2014

Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop
Wednesday, November 19 – 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.
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  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, November 20, 2014

YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa
Thursday, November 20 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

The YBCA:ConVerge series is a free monthly public gathering featuring creative and generative social art practices. Community and innovative multi- and inter-disciplinary arts practices come together in the YBCA’s Grand Lobby and more...

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
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
6:00 pmNightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $12*
*$12 general; $10 for museum members - 21+
7:00 pmThird Thursdays Cocktail Party at MINI of San Francisco | SF   FREE

Friday, November 21, 2014

Free 3rd Fridays | East Bay Regional Parks
Friday, November 21 – 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
1:10 pmWestin St. Francis 110th Anniversary Free Historic Tour | SF   FREE
5:00 pm“3rd On Third” Arts & Music | Bayview   FREE
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.
5:00 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 pmParol-Marking Workshop: Beautiful Filipino Lanterns | SoMa   FREE*
*One free parol per person. Additional parol materials are $6-8 each.
6:00 pmExploratorium’s Helix Happy Hour | Peninsula   FREE*
*Admission to Helix is pay what you wish
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 pmSan Jose Bike Party   FREE

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Star Party: Dark Skies & Big Telescopes | South Bay
Saturday, November 22 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Joseph D. Grant County Park

Sunset is at 4:53 pm and the gates close at 9 pm. The winter star parties will be held at Telescope Row. From the Grant Park entrance station, follow the main park road for more...

9:00 am“Cars & Croissants” Monthly Exotic Car Show | Santana Row  FREE
9:30 amThe Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is recommended.
8:30 pmFree Comedy Showcase & Dance Party | Berkeley   FREE

Sunday, November 23, 2014

'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, November 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth more...

11:00 amSunday Assembly: Atheist Communty Sing & Meetup | East Bay  FREE
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill  FREE
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, November 24, 2014

7:00 pmNerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland  $8
7:30 pmMonday Nonsense Comedy Night | SF  FREE