Saturday, December 16, 2017

Bootie SF: Star Wars Holiday Special | SF
Saturday, December 16 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 before 10 pm
| Bootie SF

The Empire strikes Bootie, as they celebrate “The Last Jedi” with holiday treats and Star Wars mashups and remixes. Dress up as your favorite character and get ready to use the Force more...

9:00 pm“Chulita Vinyl Club” All-Girl, All-Vinyl DJ Party | The Chapel   FREE
10:30 pmNo Scrubs: ’90s Hip Hop and R&B Dance Party | Bar Fluxus   FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code FUNCHEAP; otherwise it's $10
11:59 pmSan Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF   FREE

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Free Ice Skating Lessons in Union Square

Please note that the tickets for 12/17 are already sold out.

10:00 amLast Day of Holiday House by Brit + Co: One Stop Holiday Shopping Destination | SF   FREE
All DayChanukah Wonderland: 24 Holidays on 24th Street | Noe Valley   FREE*
*Free, but bring cash for shopping, food and drinks
All Day2017 SFMade Holiday Gift Fair: 70+ Local Artisans & Sweet Treats | SF   FREE
12:00 pmWin Tix: 5th Annual “All-You-Can-Eat” Crab Feast | SF   WIN*
*$50 for Adults, $25 for kids
2:00 pmBill Graham Menorah Day 2017: SF’s Chanukah Festival | Union Square   FREE
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.
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE
4:00 pmChristmas, Hanukkah, & Kwanzaa Music Celebration | The Presidio   FREE
6:00 pmStar Wars Holiday Party & The Infamous Holiday Special on the Big Screen | SF   FREE
7:00 pmHellaFunny Sundays Comedy Show | Neck of the Woods   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door


Monday, December 18, 2017

2017 Chanukah Festival & 25-Foot-Tall Menorah: 7th Night | Union Square
Monday, December 18 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

Celebrate Chanukah 2017 with the 43rd annual lighting of the 25-foot tall mahogany Bill Graham Menorah in Union Square. This San Francisco tradition, the brainchild of rock and roll concert promoter Bill Graham, begun more...

3:00 pmTour of Diego Rivera’s 1st US Mural | Union Square  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Please note, the tour is limited to 25 people.
5:00 pm2017 Chanukah Under the Dome & Homemade Latkes | Westfield Centre   FREE
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” | AMC Van Ness 14   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
7:30 pmNo Sports Trivia: The Farewell Shotwells Pubquiz | SF   FREE*
*100% free to play. Funcheap readers get a bonus prize
8:00 pmHaight Street Trivia, Comedy, Gaming & Free Pizza Night | Milk Bar   FREE
8:00 pm“Resistance is Fertile” Free Comedy Night | SF   FREE

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Free Holiday Fun: Disc Golfing & Bocce Ball Games | Embarcadero
Tuesday, December 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
* All free activities are available at first-come-first-serve basis.
| Justin Herman Plaza

The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced today the launch of a series of free holiday sports at Embarcadero Plaza. The Plaza already features the Holiday Ice Rink, located at more...

5:00 pm2017 Chanukah Grand Finale & 25-Foot-Tall Menorah | Union Square   FREE
5:00 pmLight Up The Night 2017: Free Bike Light Giveaway | SF   FREE*
*Free bike safety lights for those who do not already have them.
5:00 pm“Blue Strait” Film Screening & Q&A | SF Main Library   FREE
5:30 pmThe Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s   FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
5:30 pmPop-up Conversation: Race, Media & Democracy | SF   FREE
6:00 pmWin Tix: Symphonix 2017 Holiday Party at Bergerac | SF   FREE*
*RSVP Required. Current Symphonix members get in free. $20 entrance fee for non-members.
6:00 pmPop Up Bay Area: Chris Robinson (ex Black Crowes) Intimate Show | SF   FREE*
*RSVP Required
7:00 pmFree Astronomy Lecture: ExoComets | Presidio   FREE
7:30 pmExoComets: Now You See Them, Now You Don’t | SF   FREE
7:30 pmAstrolecture Series: All About ExoComets | The Presidio   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:30 pmWitches’ Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF   FREE*
*Free to see the show. $5 to enter the witchy raffle.
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Winter Solstice Eve 2017: Beach Celebration & Plunge | Ocean Beach
Wednesday, December 20 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach (Quintara)

Join the Reclaiming Collective on the Solstice Eve—the longest night of the year—for their annual, traditional ritual and celebration at Ocean Beach on Wednesday, December 20, 2017. Gather at 3:30 pm; the ritual starts more...

11:00 am“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza  FREE
1:00 pm24 Holidays on 24th Street: Live Music & Wine Tasting | Noe Valley  FREE
5:00 pmNOVY’s Wine Tasting for Fire Relief | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, bring money for food and drinks. Donations are highly encouraged.
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF   FREE
6:00 pmSan Francisco Punk Film Festival: 1977-1980 Short Clips | SF Main Library   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmNerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop   $8
7:00 pmFree Comedy Night with Danny Dechi | Outer Richmond   FREE
7:00 pmSound of Sanctuary: Meditation Series | SF   FREE*
*Free RSVP required. A suggested donation of $10-$15 can be made at the door.
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Father Figures” | Sundance Kabuki Cinemas   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
7:00 pmWonderfest: Ask a Science Envoy| SF   FREE*
*Free and donations are highly encouraged.
8:00 pm“The End” Insane Tarantino-Style Improv | SF   $5
9:30 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, December 21, 2017

Free Co-working Day at Startup Basecamp | SF
Thursday, December 21 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Startup Basecamp

Hate fighting for table space and outlets at Peet’s? Looking for a chill place to work remotely? Come to Startup Basecamp’s Community Co-working Thursday. Startup Basecamp is San Francisco’s first co-living, co-working more...

10:00 amHidden San Francisco Walking Tours | SoMa   FREE
11:00 amFree Holiday Fun: Rock Climbing & Bocce Ball Games | Embarcadero   FREE*
* All free activities are available at first-come-first-serve basis.
2:00 pm24 Holidays on 24th Street: Holiday Music | Noe Valley   FREE
4:30 pmFree Thursday Night Movie: “The Promise” | SF   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.
5:00 pmFree Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena 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.
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Manganese | Pier 15   $17.95*
*$17.95 Adv / $19.95 Door / Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome) Adults Only (18+)
6:15 pm2017 Winter Solstice Ceremony | San Francisco Zen Center   FREE*
*Admission is typically by donation, but consider becoming a member.
7:00 pmQueer Sex & Gay Witch Solstice Pubquiz | SF   FREE*
*Let them know you saw them on SFFuncheap for a special pull from the prize bag
7:00 pmIlluminated Jellyfish Flashmob at Union Square | SF   FREE*
*Free to watch; $65 to participate
8:00 pmPenthouse’s Sexy Strippers & Firefighters Toy Drive Bash | Penthouse Club   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Bring a toy for the toy drive, plus cash for tips.
8:00 pmHellaFunny on Haight Street | Milk Bar   FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise, it's $15.
10:00 pm“GrooveWell” Thursdays | Milk Bar   FREE
11:59 pmUrsids: Winter Solstice Meteor Shower | The Last Shooting Stars of 2017   FREE

Friday, December 22, 2017

Winter Walk SF: Holiday Pop Up Plaza | Union Square
Friday, December 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stockton & Ellis

Union Square SF’s Winter Walk will once again make the holidays brighter by transforming two blocks on Stockton Street into a pedestrian-only holiday pop-up plaza. 2017 Winter Walk SF November 25, 2017 – December more...

7:00 pmFeral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF   $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
8:00 pmWin Tix: A Very Merry Misfit Cabaret | Great Star Theater   WIN
8:00 pm50% Off: A Very Merry Misfit Cabaret | Great Star Theater   $12.50*
*50% off with code FUNMERRYMC. Otherwise, it's $25

Saturday, December 23, 2017

Free Ice Skating Lessons in Union Square

William Welch Don’t know how to skate? Kaiser Permanente is inviting beginner skaters to the Safeway Holiday Ice Rink in Union Square presented by Alaska Airlines to come learn from professional skate more...

11:30 amFree Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park   FREE
12:00 pm2017 Russian Holiday Bell Concert | SF Main Library   FREE
1:00 pm24 Holidays on 24th Street: Holiday Waltzes & Carolers | Noe Valley   FREE
8:00 pmDowntown Comedy Night at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code HELLAFUNNY. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
8:00 pm50% Off: A Very Merry Misfit Cabaret | Great Star Theater   $12.50*
*50% off with code FUNMERRYMC. Otherwise, it's $25

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Free Ice Skating Lessons in Union Square

William Welch Don’t know how to skate? Kaiser Permanente is inviting beginner skaters to the Safeway Holiday Ice Rink in Union Square presented by Alaska Airlines to come learn from professional skate more...

All DayChristmas Eve Choral Concert & Carols | Grace Cathedral   FREE
10:00 amChristmas Eve 2017 Bridgewatch Suicide Prevention Event | Golden Gate Bridge   FREE
All DaySan Francisco Free Guided Walking Tour Day | Christmas Eve   FREE
1:00 pmFinal Day: 4 Hours of Free Holiday Parking | Embarcadero Center   FREE*
*Valid dates: November 18 - December 24, 2017. Valid Times: Monday through Friday from 5-9 pm; Saturday and Sunday - Any four hours
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE
6:00 pm’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.   FREE
7:00 pmHellaFunny Sundays Comedy Show | Neck of the Woods   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door

Monday, December 25, 2017

Free Admission on Christmas 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 DaySan Francisco Free Guided Walking Tour Days | Christmas Day   FREE
11:00 amContemporary Jewish Museum Free Day | SoMa   FREE
8:30 pmLaughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF   FREE
8:30 pmThe Komedy Kiki: Comics That’ll Tickle Your Funny Bone | SF   FREE
8:30 pmMonday Night Comedy with Free Cake | Blondies   FREE

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

San Francisco Free Guided Walking Tour Days | Day-After Christmas
Tuesday, December 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco

San Francisco City Guides offer free guided walking tours of many different neighborhoods in the city and will be offering a full slate of free tours on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day more...

All DayFirst Day of Kwanzaa: Free MoAD Museum Admission & Evening Celebration | SF   FREE
6:30 pmCookies & Comedy Night | SF   FREE
6:30 pm16mm Movie Night: Vintage Monster & Horror Movies | Nob Hill   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
7:00 pmNorth Beach Comedy Thing: Free Capos Pizza, Cheap Beer & Swag Giveaways | SF   FREE*
*Free pizza is on a first come, first served basis

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

2:00 pmDay 2: 12th Annual Kwanzaa Celebration | SF  FREE
7:30 pmDrunkathalon: Free Comedy, Heckling & Cosplay | PianoFight  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pmFree Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF  FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Free Co-working Day at Startup Basecamp | SF
Thursday, December 28 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Startup Basecamp

Hate fighting for table space and outlets at Peet’s? Looking for a chill place to work remotely? Come to Startup Basecamp’s Community Co-working Thursday. Startup Basecamp is San Francisco’s first co-living, co-working more...

All DayDay 3: 12th Annual Kwanzaa Celebration | SF   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Mixing Color | Pier 15   $17.95*
*$17.95 Adv / $19.95 Door / Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome) Adults Only (18+)
7:00 pmDecember Edition Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required via Meetup.com
7:30 pmI Wish I Was Happy Hour Comedy Show | SF   FREE*
*Free admission but bring money for food and drinks.