Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Product Management 101 | SF
Wednesday, December 6 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Product School (SF)

Ever wondered what it’s like to work as a Product Manager? This is an exclusive Q&A session to give you a chance to ask every question you’ve ever had, with Ron more...

6:30 pmDrink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout   FREE
7:00 pmSacred Harp Singing: Acappella Singing For Everyone | SF   FREE
7:30 pmShaping SF Lecture: Popular Front to the Cold War | Mission Dist.   FREE
8:00 pm“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pm“The End” Insane Tarantino-Style Improv | SF   $5
8:00 pmEgg Nog Was A Bad Choice: Free Holiday Party & Disco | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. $5 at the door

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Free Co-working Day at Startup Basecamp | SF
Thursday, December 7 – 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...

4:00 pm24 Holidays on 24th Street: 6th Annual Holiday Wine Walk | Noe Valley   FREE*
*Tasting tickets are $20 online, $25 at the door.
5:30 pmDirect Impact Holiday Marketplace 2017 | The Presidio   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pm“Castro District Art Walk” for the Holidays | First Thursdays   FREE*
*Free to attend
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Glow | 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+)
6:00 pmLower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin   FREE
6:00 pmFirst Thursday Art Party at the Phoenix Hotel | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmFeel the Force NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
6:00 pmLucid VR/AR Holiday Party: Mixer & Panel | SF   FREE*
*Free and an RSVP is encouraged.
6:30 pm“Making Chocolate” Book Launch | Omnivore Books   FREE
7:00 pmClose-Up Comedy: Great Comics & Free Beer Giveaways | SF   FREE*
*Free admission. Beer, wine, and fancy pastries for sale
7:00 pmShipwreck Presents: A Tale of Two Cities | SF   $12*
*Ticket includes open bar for 21+ and guaranteed admission
7:00 pm2017 Winter Lights in Golden Gate Park: New Illuminated Artwork | SF   FREE
8:00 pmDrag Queens on Ice 2017 | Union Square   FREE*
*Free to watch, but if you'd like to skate during the session, tickets are $25 for general admission with skates.
8:00 pmNew Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.   FREE
8:00 pmNew Village Comedy Night | Nob Hill   FREE


Friday, December 8, 2017

Winter Walk SF: Holiday Pop Up Plaza | Union Square
Friday, December 8 – 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 – January more...

3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
5:00 pm2017 Holiday Lights: Tree Lighting & Lantern-Lit Forest Walk | Presidio   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.
6:30 pm“Cat People” Stand Up Comedy | SF   $5
8:00 pmInside Baseball: A Comedy Variety Show | SF   FREE*
*Free for Funcheap users who enter "FUNCHEAP" as a promo code at checkout. Otherwise it's $5.

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Free Ice Skating Lessons in Union Square

William WelchDon’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...

9:00 amAnnual Winter Rose Pruning Demo | Golden Gate Rose Park   FREE
10:00 amSF Public Library’s $1 Book & Media Sale | Mission Dist.   FREE*
*Free to look around and you can buy a book or media for only $1.
All DayMission District “Calle 24” Latino Art Stroll & Mural Tour | SF   FREE
All DaySantaCon 2017: City-Wide Santa Pub Crawl | SF   FREE
12:00 pmEco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF   FREE
2:00 pm“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | SF   $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
3:00 pm“Meehan’s Bartender Manual” Book Launch | Omnivore Books   FREE
5:00 pmUnsilent Night 2017: Boombox Christmas Parade | Mission Dolores Park   FREE
8:00 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $5
8:30 pmSaturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF   FREE
9:30 pmSadderday: An Emo/Pop-Punk/Screamo Dance Party | SF   FREE
5:30 pmCity Star Party & Telescope Night | Lands End   FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

2:00 pmAnime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF  FREE

Monday, December 11, 2017

J((( )))Y Sessions: Immersive Dance Performance | SF
Monday, December 11 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free and an RSVP is required.
| CounterPULSE

Join Leralee Whittle in the Project Space at CounterPulse for a participatory, immersive installation environment demonstrating Whittle’s embodiment, performance and video research findings from her residency. In J ((( ))) Y more...

6:30 pmCyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.   FREE
7:00 pmThree People Walk into a Bookstore | SF   FREE
7:00 pmPerfectly Queer: LGBTQ Reading Series | SF   FREE
8:00 pmSomething Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF   FREE
9:30 pm“Find Me at the Club” Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE

Tuesday, December 12, 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...

5:00 pm2017 Chanukah Festival & 25-Foot-Tall Menorah: 1st Night | Union Square   FREE
6:30 pmCookies & Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
8:00 pmWomen’s Audio Mission: Local Sirens Showcase | SF   FREE
9:00 pmHaightian Democracy Free Stand-Up | SF   FREE

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

2017 Chanukah Festival & 25-Foot-Tall Menorah: 2nd Night | Union Square
Wednesday, December 13 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

The Bill Graham Menorah ProjectCelebrate 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 more...

2:00 pmState-of-the-Art Green Building Tour | SF Public Utilities Office  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Limited to maximum of 20 guests. Arrive 15 minutes prior to tour start time.
6:00 pmMenorah Lighting Celebration & Hanukkah Party | Castro   FREE
7:00 pmThe Laugh Boat: Local Brews & Free Comedy | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:30 pmShaping SF Lecture: San Francisco’s Freeway Revolt | Mission Dist.   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: The Barr Brothers: Americana, Blues & Rock | Great American Music Hall   WIN
8:00 pmWin Tix: Comedy Night: Brian Scolaro (TBS / NBC) | The Punch Line   WIN
11:59 pm2017 Geminids Meteor Shower | Bright Fireballs & Dark Sky   FREE

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Free Co-working Day at Startup Basecamp | SF
Thursday, December 14 – 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...

5:00 pm2017 Chanukah Festival & 25-Foot-Tall Menorah: 3rd Night | Union Square   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Vanilla | 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+)
6:00 pmHoliday Bazaar NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
7:30 pm“I wish I was Happy” Hour Comedy Show | SF   FREE*
*Free admission but bring money for food and drinks.
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy in a Barber Shop & $1 Beer | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.

Friday, December 15, 2017

2017 Chanukah & 25-Foot-Tall Menorah: 4th Night | Union Square
Friday, December 15 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

The Bill Graham Menorah ProjectCelebrate 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 more...

5:00 pmFree Family Dinner & Movie | SF   FREE
7:00 pmThe Pre Show: Improv Comedy Grad Show | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Free Ice Skating Lessons in Union Square

William WelchDon’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 DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio   FREE
7:00 pmSF’s Menorah Parade & Chanukah Lighting | Union Square   FREE
8:00 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $5
9:00 pmSound of Cocktails: Reliving Iconic Moments in Time & Pop Culture | SF   FREE
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
9:00 pmPush The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise, it's $6.
9:00 pm“Fringe” Indie Music Video Party | Madrone Art Bar   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm with RSVP on Facebook; otherwise, it's $5. 21+
11:59 pmSan Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF   FREE

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Bill Graham Menorah Day 2017: SF's Chanukah Festival | Union Square
Sunday, December 17 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

The Bill Graham Menorah ProjectCelebrate 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 more...

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, 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

The Bill Graham Menorah ProjectCelebrate 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 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
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

2017 Chanukah Grand Finale & 25-Foot-Tall Menorah | Union Square
Tuesday, December 19 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

The Bill Graham Menorah ProjectCelebrate 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 more...

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.
5:30 pmThe Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s   FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
6:30 pmYum & Yummer: A Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE
7:00 pmFree Astronomy Lecture | Presidio   FREE
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
7:00 pmNerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop  $8
7:00 pmFree Comedy Night with Danny Dechi | Outer Richmond  FREE
8:00 pm“The End” Insane Tarantino-Style Improv | SF  $5