Saturday, March 4, 2017

Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, March 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
| SF Maritime National Historical Park

Sailors and scallywags alike gather around for an evening of traditional sea songs and chanteys for the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park’s monthly chantey on the first Saturday night of each more...


Sunday, March 5, 2017

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Parkside & Sunset Residents
Sunday, March 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences

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10:00 amAsian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF   FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
10:00 amFree First Sunday | Chinese Historical Society   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 First Sunday Admission | Oakland Museum of California   FREE
12:30 pmFree Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
1:30 pmKabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo   FREE
8:00 pm“Bad Asians” Candid Storytelling Night | SF   FREE*
*Free when you mention Funcheap at the door. Otherwise, $5 early-bird and $10 day-of tickets are required.


Monday, March 6, 2017

8:00 pmSuper Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF  FREE
8:00 pm“Where’s The Local Talent?” Comedy Night | SF  FREE
9:00 pm“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.  FREE

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day | GG Park
Tuesday, March 7 – 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...

6:00 pmMonthly Game Night at the Library | Napa   FREE
6:30 pmFree Clay Workshop & Potluck | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but bring along a dish to share or a donation
6:45 pm1st Tuesday Author Reading Series | Oakland   FREE*
*Free reading, but bring some money if you want to get food and drinks.
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
8:00 pm“My Greasy Sons” Comedy Showcase & Craft Beer | Oakland   $5
8:00 pmIt’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight   FREE

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Local History in Your Ear: A Talk on Podcast | City History Lectures
Wednesday, March 8 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center

Podcasts are shaping the presentation of history through audio delivery. Hosts of several local series tell us why they chose this new technology to delve into the past and how they more...

5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
9:00 pmReal Live Comedians Showcase | Piano Fight   FREE*
*Limited free tickets with RSVP for Funcheapers; otherwise admission is $10 online or $15 at the door.

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Thursday, March 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring money for food and beverages.
| The Overlook Lounge

Kick off the holiday season in Oakland with a new monthly rooftop night market: Town Social. Every second Thursday they’ll have a rotating group of food, craft, and arts vendors while local more...

6:00 pmWomen Bike Book Club | Oakland  FREE
7:00 pmFree Movie Night | Orinda Theatre   FREE
7:00 pm“Sandbox”: Live Games Open Mic | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated

Friday, March 10, 2017

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Richmond Dist. Residents
Friday, March 10 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences

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All DayFinal Day: SF’s 20-Foot Tall Bamboo LED Lanterns | Civic Center Plaza   FREE
5:00 pmVallejo Art Walk | Second Fridays   FREE
6:00 pmCandlelight Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Grace Cathedral   FREE*
*Donations are welcome
6:00 pm2nd Friday Art Walk: “Estuary Art Attack” | Oakland & Alameda   FREE
6:00 pmFree Veggie Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:00 pm“Millennials Ruin Everything”: Free Comedy & Oysters Night | El Rio   FREE*
*Free, suggested donation $5
6:30 pmGrotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5.
8:00 pmComedy Soup: Music & Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*RSVP is required for free admission
8:00 pmYeti: Stand-up Comedy With Free Wine | Oakland   FREE
10:00 pmLast Nite: A 2000’s Indie Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free, before 10 pm. $10 after.

Saturday, March 11, 2017

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Russian Hill & Nob Hill Residents
Saturday, March 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences

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All Day2017 St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival | San Francisco   FREE
All Day2017 Bay Area Pet Expo | San Jose   FREE
10:00 amSF Public Library’s $1 Book & Media Sale | Mission Dist.   FREE*
*Free to look around and you get a book for only $1.
10:30 amFree “Bay Leaf Kitchen & Eatwell Farm” Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
All Day“Jack of All Trades” Indie Craft & Antique Market | Jack London Square   FREE
12:00 pmGarden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF   FREE
12:00 pmEco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF   FREE
2:00 pmDowntown Campbell Second Saturdays: Music, Art & Food   FREE
8:30 pmSaturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF   FREE

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Daylight Savings Time 2017:
Sunday, March 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco

We wouldn’t want you late for any events on Sunday, so this is a friendly Funcheap reminder that the clocks move forward one hour late Saturday / early Sunday on March more...

All DayCalifornia Academy of Sciences | Free Day for North Beach & Marina Residents   FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
All DayMarine Mammal Center Science Sunday | Sausalito   FREE
10:30 am“Sunday Assembly” Silicon Valley Community Gathering | Mountain View   FREE
All Day2017 Bay Area Pet Expo | San Jose   FREE
All DayMission District “Calle 24” Latino Art Stroll & Mural Tour | SF   FREE
12:30 pmFree Second Sunday Community Workout Class | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but advance registration may be required
8:00 pmShapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland   FREE

Monday, March 13, 2017

7:00 pmPerfectly Queer: LGBTQ Reading Series | SF  FREE
7:00 pm“Odd” Strange Stand-Up Comedy & Drink Specials | SF  FREE
7:30 pmWitches’ Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF  FREE*
*Free to see the show. $5 to enter the witchy raffle.
8:00 pmSomething Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF  FREE
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Delicious Tacos | Oakland  FREE*
*Sliding scale donation requested.
9:30 pm“Find Me at the Club” Comedy Showcase | SF  FREE
10:00 pm“GrooveWell” Super Funky Mondaze Dance Party | Milk Bar  FREE

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

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...

All Day30th Annual Pi Day | Exploratorium Free Day   FREE
5:30 pmMarin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael   FREE
6:00 pmRock Band Night: Big Amps & 2,000+ Songs | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pmFree Women’s Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but there is a two drink minimum and donations are welcome.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

11:00 am“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza  FREE
5:30 pmFood First Meeting: A World Where People Have Access to Food | Berkeley  FREE
7:00 pmFree Comedy Night with Danny Dechi | Outer Richmond  FREE
10:00 pmBaked Beliefs: An Improv Comedy Show | SF  $5*
*$5 or free for Endgames Improv students.

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa

Yerba Buena Third Thursdays is a monthly outing of art, performance, music, and drinks in the Yerba Buena neighborhood in the heart of downtown San Francisco, between 2nd and 5th Street, more...

6:00 pmAdventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Concord   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.

Friday, March 17, 2017

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Hayes Valley & SoMa Residents
Friday, March 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences

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8:00 pmChillarious: Free Comedy & Wine in a Mattress Shop | Berkeley   FREE

Saturday, March 18, 2017

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Tenderloin & Potrero Hill Residents
Saturday, March 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences

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All DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio   FREE
11:00 amDrop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View   FREE
11:00 am“Science@Cal”: Renowned Scientist Lecture | UC Berkeley   FREE
2:00 pmAnime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF   FREE
2:30 pm“Brides of March” 2017 Wedding Dress Pub Crawl | SF   FREE
8:00 pmCaffeine & Comedy at Red Rock | Mountain View   FREE
8:00 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Underground Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free tickets with promo code 'cheapbastard'. Otherwise, it's $5.
9:00 pmThe Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF   $5*
*Typically $5 at the door. But some months they do change more depending on the event theme or if there's a live band

Sunday, March 19, 2017

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission Bay & Vistacion Valley Residents
Sunday, March 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences

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11:00 amSunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Oakland   FREE
11:30 amOutdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford   FREE
12:30 pmFree Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
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, March 20, 2017

8:00 pm“Resistance is Futile” Free Comedy Night | SF  FREE

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

5:30 pmThe Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s  FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
8:00 pmVinyl Room Standup Comedy Show | Burlingame  FREE

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Shaping San Francisco: The 1980s Movements Talk | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, March 22 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center

The fight against the Reagan administration’s war build-up, emergency response against Central American wars, birth of the Peace Navy, stopping the USS Missouri, creating sanctuary cities, AIDS and Anti-Nuclear activism. They more...

5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Adventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Campbell
Thursday, March 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Road Runner Sports (Campbell)

Adventure Run is a free, 60-minute scavenger-like fun run filled with hundreds of friends, giveaways, raffle prizes, music and even a beer garden on the 4th Thursday of the month at more...

7:00 pmFrameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series | Bay Area   FREE
7:30 pmClassic Mexican Movie Night (1930s-50s) & Mezcal Tasting | SF   $8
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy in a Barber Shop | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.

Friday, March 24, 2017

6:00 pmFree Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF  FREE

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Free
Saturday, March 25 – 12:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building

Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Monica Bhagwan has been Leah’s Pantry Program Manager since 2013. Monica, who is more...