Monday, August 28, 2017

8:30 pmThe Komedy Kiki: Comics That’ll Tickle Your Funny Bone | SF  FREE
8:30 pmLaughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF  FREE

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Michael Jackson Birthday Tribute DJ Party | Amoeba SF
Tuesday, August 29 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)

Join them on Tuesday, August 29th at 5pm as they wish a very Happy Birthday to the King of Pop, Michael Jackson. DJ Jay Midnight provides his one-of-a kind MJ mixes more...

5:30 pmTop of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: La La Land | Nob Hill   FREE*
*We have been told that everything is complimentary, but things can change depending on your waiter. They certainly wouldn't like to serve someone who just drinks free wine and takes up a table all night without buying anything
6:15 pmUnderstanding The Internet: How The Web Works | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Bring your laptop.
6:30 pmJuicing & Smoothies Workshop | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP to, with names and emails of those attending.
7:00 pmSF History Night | Noe Valley   $5*
*$5 for non-members; free for SFHA members
7:00 pmUrban Nerf Gun Spy Game: August Weeknight Game | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required via
7:30 pmTuesday Boozeday-Free Comedy Show | SF   FREE
7:30 pm“One of the Boys” Book Discussion | Green Apple Books   FREE

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Swing in the Square: Fil Lorenz Orchestra | Union Square
Wednesday, August 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

Come and listen to live music from some of the Bay Area’s best roots bands, swingin’ jumpin’ rockin’ 1930s thru 1950s tunes to get you out on the floor and boogie. Come more...

6:00 pm“An Expensive Hoax” Environmental Writers Response to Trump | SF Main Library   FREE
6:30 pm“The Cooking Gene” Book Launch | Omnivore Books   FREE
7:00 pmAttractive Camp: Stand-Up Comedy Show | SF   $6*
*$6 when you use promo code "funcheapbaby". Otherwise, it's $12 online or $15 at the door.
7:30 pm“My Absolute Darling” Book Release & Discussion | SF   FREE
8:00 pmFree Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15
8:00 pmWorld Class Comedy Wednesdays | Marina   FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. Otherwise $15.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Last of the Dramatic 2017 Bloom of Weird & Wild Flowers | SF Botanical Garden

Travis Lange It’s been a wet winter and that means spring is going to be crazy good at the San Francisco Botanical Garden … the curators tell us that everything is budding up and looking more...

All DayFinal Day: Summer of Love “Trading Cards” on Market Street | SF   FREE
12:30 pmOriginal Folk Music with Evie Ladin Band | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
5:00 pm“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
5:00 pmSpeak Cheesy: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF   FREE
6:00 pmFree Zine and Comics Reading | 2017 SF Zine Fest   FREE
6:00 pmMaker Thursdays: Handmade Artwork Right in Front of You | SF   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Tactile Dome & Explainer Demonstrations | Pier 15   $15*
*$15 General; $10 Members; Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome) Adults Only (18+)
6:00 pmSpotlight NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
6:00 pmThinking Captions Zine Readings | SF Main Library   FREE
6:00 pmBayview “Third on 3rd” Festival with SF Mime Troupe | Bayview Opera House   FREE
6:30 pmThis Distracted Globe: Hamlet Discussion | SF Main Library   FREE
6:30 pmPint Night with Ari Delashmut | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:30 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Walls” | Bayview Opera House   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. There is a $20 suggested donation.
6:30 pmHashtag Science: Connecting Scientists & Students in the Community | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is encouraged.
7:00 pm“Breathe, Feel, Suffer & Love” Prints & Drawings | SF   FREE
7:30 pm“That Crazy Perfect Someday” Book Discussion | SF   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Really Funny Comedians Who Happen To Be Women | Cobb’s Comedy Club   WIN
8:00 pmHellaFunny on Haight Street | Milk Bar   FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise, it's $15.
9:00 pm“Make Me A Mixtape” ’90s/’00s Emo, Punk & Post-Hardcore Vinyl Night | SF   FREE

Friday, September 1, 2017

2017 Art Break Day | SF Bay Area
Friday, September 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area

Photo | krupajhaveri.blogspot.comTake a break from your day to be creative and make your own art using free art supplies in San Francisco, Berkeley, Palo Alto, Martinez and communities nationwide on Friday, September 1, more...

All DayFree Clam Chowder Day | Pier 39   FREE
11:00 am“Summer Sessions” First Friday Factory Tour | Mission   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
11:00 amTimbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco   FREE*
*Free tours take place on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are limited to 20 people.
12:00 pmRotunda Dance Series: Scott Wells & Dancers | SF City Hall   FREE
5:00 pm“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
6:00 pmKiosk Fest 2017 Kick-Off Party | SF   FREE
6:00 pmNorth Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF   FREE
6:00 pmExtended Play: Vinyl Classics as Works of Art | SF   FREE
6:00 pmGrammy Award-Winning Fantastic Negrito’s Mini Concert | Amoeba SF   FREE
7:00 pmRick & Morty Themed Trivia Night | SF   FREE*
*Free. $5 Suggested donation
7:30 pmSan Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays   FREE
9:00 pm“Wrapped in Plastic” Jazz Quartet | The Royale   FREE
9:30 pmFirst Friday Free Comedy & DJ Party | SF   FREE

Saturday, September 2, 2017

2017 Aloha Poly Fest: Polynesian Music, Dance & Food | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, September 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | County Fair Building

Photo | via Hawaii Travel Blog Experience the sights, sounds and scents of the South Pacific at the annual Aloha Poly Fest at the County Fair Building in Golden Gate Park. Celebrate and learn more...

All DayFree Fishing Day 2017 | SF   FREE
All DayKiosk Fest 2017: Zine Reading, Workshop & Live Music | SF   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 am“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area   FREE
10:00 amFree Guided Trail & Nature Walk | Golden Gate Park   FREE
10:00 amFamily-Friendly Bike Ride | The Presidio   FREE*
*Rent a bike from Sports Basement or bring your own. Free but an RSVP is required.
10:30 amFree Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: Contrada | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
11:00 amCreative Family Fun Crafts: Make Bendy Bicycles | The Presidio   FREE
12:00 pmFree Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting: EatGordaEat | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
1:00 pmKugelplex: Rock ‘n Rollin Party Music | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
1:30 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Walls” | Peacock Meadow   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
1:30 pmFirst Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF   FREE
1:30 pmFitbit Local Monthly Workout: Bayside Bootcamp | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
2:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: “Hamlet” Preview | The Presidio   FREE
2:00 pm“All Governments Lie” Documentary Screening | SF Main Library   FREE
6:00 pm2017 SF Zine Fest Pre Party | Mission: Comics & Art   FREE*
*Free, but do bring some money to buy comics
6:00 pm“The Goonies” Free Outdoor Summer Movie Night | Mission Bay   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP gives you an early access beginning at 6:15 pm. The field will open to the general public at 6:30 pm.
8:00 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $5
8:00 pmSea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF   FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or, Bring a mug for cider
9:00 pmPrince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa   $5

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to seven Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each more...

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 Day2017 San Francisco Zine Fest | Golden Gate Park   FREE
11:00 amGolden Gate Park DJ & BBQ Sunday Picnic: “Indian Summer” Time Vibes | SF   FREE*
*RSVP on Facebook - bring your own food, take ALL your trash out. Donations - If you'd like to donate, please send venmo to @jennlui or at the BBQ. Any donation big or small is much appreciated!
11:00 amFree Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park   FREE
12:30 pmFree Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pmRussian Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park   FREE
1:30 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Walls” | Dolores Park   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
2:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: “Hamlet” Preview | The Presidio   FREE

Monday, September 4, 2017

10 Different Free Guided Walking Tours: Labor Day | SF
Monday, September 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Japanese Tea Garden may require an additional charge.
| All Over San Francisco

Looking for something to do on your day off on Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2017? San Francisco City Guides offers up daily, free guided walking tours of San Francisco. Be a more...

1:00 pmFree Labor Day Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park   FREE
1:30 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Walls” | Dolores Park   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
All Day15th Annual Cowgirl Palooza Labor Day Party | El Rio   $10
2:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: “Hamlet” | The Presidio   FREE
8:00 pm“Where’s The Local Talent?” Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmSuper Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF   FREE
8:00 pmFree Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room   FREE

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Il Giro di San Francisco Bike Race | 2017
Tuesday, September 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Levi's Plaza

Il Giro di San Francisco (formerly the “San Francisco Gran Prix”) is an annual bike race around the streets of San Francisco that’s had competitors cruising around the city since 1975. It’s more...

9:30 amde Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
9:30 amLegion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
11:00 amFree Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch   FREE
11:00 amYerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays   FREE
11:00 amContemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE
6:00 pm“The Tower of the Antilles” Book Reading | SF Main Library   FREE
7:30 pm“Why Poetry” Book Discussion | SF   FREE
7:30 pm“The Futilitarians” Book Talk | SF   FREE
8:00 pmIt’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight   FREE