Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Tuesday, December 6 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Van Ness 14

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Miss Sloane,” a film starring Jessica Chastain, Mark Strong, and Gugu Mbatha-Raw. Free Film Screening: Miss Sloane December 6, 2016 | 7:00 pm AMC Van Ness 14 RSVP more...

6:00 pm“The Rangity Tango Kids” Book Reading | SF Main Library  FREE
6:00 pm“Frank Lloyd Wright & San Francisco” Book Reading | SF Main Library  FREE
6:30 pmHome Buyer’s Bootcamp: First Time Buyer’s Basics | SF  FREE
6:30 pmThe North Face: Mountain Athletics Free Training | SF  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:30 pm“Best Food Writing 2016” Book Launch | Omnivore Books  FREE
7:00 pm“The Syracuse Codex” Paperback Book Release | City Lights  FREE
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Office Christmas Party” | AMC Metreon   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
7:30 pmEvening Cabaret: New Queer Work by Bay-Area Artists | SF   FREE
8:00 pmB2B Sessions With Yaz: A Very Ronin Christmas | SF   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra Sessions | JCCSF   WIN
8:00 pmTony Award-Winning Play “EQUUS” by Peter Shaffer | Eureka Theatre   FREE*
*Free, by entering the discount code FUNCHEAP2016 when you register online.
8:00 pmIt’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight   FREE

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale | 80% Off Everything
Wednesday, December 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chronicle Books HQ

Need some last minute gifts, but don’t want to pay outrageous last minute shipping costs? The Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale is here again with 80% off everything in the store for more...

9:00 amFree “Gingerbread” Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF   FREE
11:00 amGLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro   FREE
12:00 pmFree Guided Shuttle Tour: History, Nature & Hidden Nooks | Presidio   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Call (415) 561-2793 or email presidio@presidiotrust.gov. Space is limited. Reservations are limited to four people per party.
5:30 pmSan Francisco City Hall “World Tree of Hope” Lighting Ceremony | 2016   FREE
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF   FREE
6:00 pmSan Francisco Green Film Festival Encore Series: “Not Without Us” | SF Main Library   FREE
6:30 pmDrink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout   FREE
7:00 pmBay Area Film Mixer: Free Food & Movie-Themed Drinks | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted.
7:30 pmDivided We Fall: A Discussion on Immigration & Scapegoating | SF   FREE
7:30 pmWin Tix: “Lost Landscapes of San Francisco” Night of Historic Films of SF | Castro Theatre   WIN
7:30 pmShe Changed Comics: Women Who Changed Free Expression | SF   FREE*
*RSVP appreciated but not required.
8:00 pm“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF   FREE*
*Donation-based admission
8:00 pm“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmWorld Class Comedy Wednesdays | Marina   FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. Otherwise $15.
9:00 pmFree Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
9:30 pmCome & Boogie with Dr. Mojo Band | SF   FREE
10:00 pmBaked Beliefs: An Improv Comedy Show | SF   $5*
*$5 or free for Endgames Improv students.


Thursday, December 8, 2016

Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale | 80% Off Everything
Thursday, December 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chronicle Books HQ

Need some last minute gifts, but don’t want to pay outrageous last minute shipping costs? The Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale is here again with 80% off everything in the store for more...

4:00 pmWinter Walk SF: Dickens Fair Costumed Carolers | Union Square   FREE
5:00 pmDiscontent Group Exhibition & Fundraiser: Free Beer & Food | SF   FREE*
*All artworks are available to purchase as a fundraising effort for Causa Justa
6:00 pm2nd Annual Timmy Awards Gala: Best of SF Startup Workplaces | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmCentral Market & Civic Center Light Art Tour | 2016 Illuminate SF Festival   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Contemporary Music with Resonance | Pier 15   $15*
*$15 General; $10 Members; Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome) Adults Only (18+)
6:00 pmHoliday Bazaar NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
6:00 pmTraci’s Kitchen: Holiday Traditions Cooking Demos | The Presidio   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmWe’re All Terminal: End of Life Issues for The Pets & Ourselves | SF Main Library   FREE
6:00 pmQuick Draw SF’s Merry Merch-Mas Party | SF   FREE*
*Donations are encouraged.
6:30 pmPoetry Thursdays at Readers Bookstore | Fort Mason   FREE
6:30 pm“Butter: A Rich History” Book Launch | Omnivore Books   FREE
6:30 pmGeneral Assembly: Augmented Reality Talk | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:30 pmThe North Face: Mountain Athletics Free Training | The Yard at Mission Rock   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pm“Sandbox”: Live Games Open Mic | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
8:00 pmWin Tix: Sorority Noise: New England Emo | Swedish American Hall   WIN
8:00 pmHellaFunny on Haight Street | Milk Bar   FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise $15.
10:00 pm“No Scrubs” ’90s Dance Party: Live Painting | Milk Bar   FREE*
*Use code NOSCRUBS for free guestlist admission $5 online, $10 door

Friday, December 9, 2016

Final Day: Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale | 80% Off Everything
Friday, December 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chronicle Books HQ

Need some last minute gifts, but don’t want to pay outrageous last minute shipping costs? The Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale is here again with 80% off everything in the store for more...

9:30 amFounder’s Friday: Free Co-working Pass | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
11:00 amLaunch of the Lunch Box: Hello Sanrio Collection | SF   FREE
12:00 pmRotunda Dance Series: Bolivia Corazón de América | SF City Hall   FREE
3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
6:00 pmHoliday Market Opening Party | SF   FREE
6:00 pm“Millennials Ruin Everything”: Free Comedy & Oysters Night | El Rio   FREE*
*Free, suggested donation $5
6:00 pmFree Veggie Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:30 pm2016 “Holiday Fanfare”: Free Outdoor Brass Concert | Civic Center   FREE
6:30 pmGrotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5.
7:00 pmWin Tix: AIDS Icon Cleve Jones: A Life In Activism | JCCSF   WIN
7:30 pmThe Turn of the Screw: A Stagework Full of Fright | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pmQueens of 2016: Year End Review, Drag Show & Party | SF   FREE
9:00 pmWin Tix: Hubba Hubba Revue’s Holiday Burlesque Spectacular | DNA Lounge   WIN
10:00 pmLast Nite: A 2000’s Indie Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free, before 10 pm. $10 after.

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Holiday Hayrides, Hula Dancing, Santa & Carolers | Noe Valley
Saturday, December 10 – All Day | Cost: FREE | 24th Street (Noe Valley)

Festivities on December 19, 2016: 9 – 10:45am: Live music from Lunarville 11 – 12:45am: Live music from District 8 11-2 pm: Santa will usher in the season with Rudolph and treats for all –  Zephyr more...

All Day2016 Dance Hack Day: Dance Meets Cutting Edge Tech | SF   FREE*
*Free for Dancers & Hackers with RSVP; $10 for observers
11:00 am“Vintage: Wine, Beer, & Spirits Labels” Exhibit | SF   $5
11:00 amSchoolyard Opening Celebration: Games & Free Lunch | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
11:00 am“What Do You Love About You?” Book Reading | Green Apple Books   FREE
All DaySantaCon 2016: City-Wide Santa Pub Crawl | SF   FREE
12:00 pmGarden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF   FREE
12:00 pmEco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF   FREE
1:00 pmChildren Craft Workshop & Free Photos with Santa Claus | Japantown   FREE
3:00 pm“Saturdays Unplugged” Hanukkah Party & Hula Dancing Lessons | JCCSF   FREE
5:00 pm2016 San Francisco Parol Lantern Festival & Parade | SoMa   FREE
5:00 pmUnsilent Night 2016: Boombox Christmas Parade | Mission Dolores Park   FREE
6:30 pm2016 “Holiday Fanfare”: Free Outdoor Brass Concert | Civic Center   FREE
7:30 pmThe Full Heart, Choral Music of Love & Passion | SF   FREE*
*Donations not required but gladly accepted
8:00 pmFinal Day: Tony Award-Winning Play “EQUUS” by Peter Shaffer | Eureka Theatre   FREE*
*Free, by entering the discount code FUNCHEAP2016 when you register online.
8:30 pmSaturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF   FREE
9:30 pmSadderday: An Emo/Pop-Punk/Screamo Dance Party | SF   FREE

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Mission District
Sunday, December 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | 24th Street (Mission)

Photo | Frances Ellen via FlickrCalle 24 hosts an all-day Paseo Artistico / Art Stroll, a joint effort between several noted Calle 24 arts organizations, Paseo Artistico will bring music, poetry, book readings more...

9:30 am“The Value of Public Art” Talk | Grace Cathedral  FREE
11:00 amVery Vegan Sundays | SoMa   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
11:00 amHarvey Milk Holiday Craft Fair: Unique Handmade Gifts | SF   FREE
12:00 pmAGU Public Lecture: How To Chose A Landing Site on Mars | SF   FREE
1:00 pmChildren Craft Workshop & Free Photos with Santa Claus | Japantown   FREE
2:00 pmThe Turn of the Screw: A Stagework Full of Fright | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE
5:00 pm“Jacob’s Dream”: New Stunning Light Art Installation | Grace Cathedral   FREE
7:00 pmHellaFunny Sundays Comedy Show | Neck of the Woods   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
7:30 pmWin Tix: “Outsourced Comedy Tour” with Kabir Singh | Cobb’s Comedy Club   WIN
8:00 pmWin Tix: Indie Pop Duo “Wild Child” | Slim’s   WIN
8:00 pmProject Connect: A Benefit Concert for Project Homeless Connect | SF   FREE*
*Free Admission, Donations Accepted at the Door. All proceeds go towards Project Homeless Connect.

Monday, December 12, 2016

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, December 12 – 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...

7:00 pm“Odd” Strange Stand-Up Comedy & Drink Specials | SF   FREE
7:00 pmPerfectly Queer: LGBTQ Reading Series | SF   FREE
7:30 pmWitches’ Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF   FREE*
*Free to see the show. $5 to enter the witchy raffle.
7:30 pm“I’ll Tell You in Person” Book Reading | Green Apple Books   FREE
7:30 pmBrazilian Rhythms & Fresh Beer on Tap | SF   FREE*
*The show is free and beers are $1 off.