Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Radar Reading Series: Indie Writers & Free Cookies | SF Main Library
Tuesday, July 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library

The RADAR Reading Series is a periodic series of independent and underground writers, emerging voices and bona fide superstars at the San Francisco Public Library. Local author Michelle Tea (Valencia, Sister Spit tour) hosts this showcase more...

11:00 amContemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays  FREE
12:00 pmYerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays  FREE
7:30 pmThe News: Fresh Queer Performance Series | SoMa   FREE*
*Admission is free, but SOMArts hopes that if you can afford to donate, you will support the artists onstage when the hat passes. RSVP on Eventbrite to guarantee a seat.
8:00 pmWood Shoppe Free Concert Series | Brick & Mortar   FREE
8:00 pmIt’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight   FREE
8:00 pmPajama-Oke: Karaoke & PJ Swap Party | SF   FREE

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

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.
8:00 pm“Haters Gonna Hate” Free Comedy Show | SF  FREE
9:30 pmDream Queens Revue Drag Show | Tenderloin  FREE


Thursday, July 9, 2015

Playtesting Bash: Try Out Brand New Games
Thursday, July 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)

Sandbox is a monthly designing and playtesting event from Come Out and Play SF that takes place every second Thursday of the month. It’s like a mix between an open mic and a more...


Friday, July 10, 2015

3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa  FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
6:30 pmGrotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant  FREE
8:00 pm“She Rocks” Live Music, Comedy & Drag Showcase | SF  $5

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF
Saturday, July 11 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The School Farm

Come join a volunteer work party at The School Farm every second Saturday from noon to 4 pm to lend a hand and learn about farm work. All skill levels and abilities more...

10:00 amOceanside Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour | Outer Sunset  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
10:00 am$1 Book Sale | Mission Dist.  $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
12:00 pmHistory for Half Pints: Family Music & Games | California Historical Society   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise , $5 at the door.
2:00 pmMountain Lake Science Saturdays | Presidio   FREE
8:00 pmFree Sexy Comedy & Pizza Night | SF   FREE

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Salute to African American Composers & Artists | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, July 12 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 133rd season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm and more...

10:00 amFree AcroYoga Workshop | Sports Basement Bryant  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.

Monday, July 13, 2015

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, July 13 – 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 pmFree Comedy Happy Hour | The Royale   FREE*
*No cover, but a tip jar donation is welcome.
8:00 pmSomething Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF   FREE
9:00 pmWheel of Karaoke: Comedy & Music Battle | Make-Out Room   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested and donations are accepted

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

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...

8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Nerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop
Wednesday, July 15 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $8 | Rickshaw Stop

What happens when geeks take over a rock club for an evening of drinking and presentations? Find out at Nerd Nite, a monthly lecture-in-a-bar series. They get smart and interesting people, give them lots more...

5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
7:00 pmFree Comedy Night with Danny Dechi | Outer Richmond  FREE
8:00 pmFree “Sup Girl” Comedy Show | SF   FREE

Thursday, July 16, 2015

YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa
Thursday, July 16 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

The YBCA:ConVerge series is a free monthly public gathering featuring creative and generative social art practices. Community and innovative multi- and inter-disciplinary arts practices come together in the YBCA’s Grand Lobby and more...


Friday, July 17, 2015

5:00 pmFree Family Dinner & Movie | SF  FREE

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Free PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio
Saturday, July 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)

The free PresidiGo Shuttle system welcomes park visitors, residents, and employees with fully accessible shuttles and bike racks. There are two PresidiGo Shuttle services, each with different policies and guidelines – Around more...

1:00 pmPoochella 2015: Epic Dog & Music Festival | Dolores Park   FREE*
*Entrance is free. Donations and proceeds from swag will be donated to a local dog rescue organization.
9:00 pmThe Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP, or $5 at the door.

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Symphony in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, July 19 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 133rd season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm and 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, July 20, 2015

8:00 pm“Jury Duty” Comedy Improv Battle | Haight  FREE
9:00 pm“Am I Rite?” Free Comedy Night | SF  FREE
9:00 pmFree Comedy: Live at Deluxe | SF  FREE

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender's
Tuesday, July 21 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
| Bender's Bar & Grill

Mmm… tasty, smelly, stinky cheese. Bender’s hosts their monthly meeting of The Stinky Cheese Club. Bring in some cheese, crackers, fruit, veggies, etc…  (make it something impressive, not just the cheapest more...

7:00 pmFree Astronomy Lecture | Presidio   FREE
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

8:00 pmDon’t Watch This Show, Live: Sketch Comedy | SF  $1*
*$1-$10 sliding scale at door

Friday, July 24, 2015

7:00 pmFeral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF  $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.

Saturday, July 25, 2015

9:30 amThe Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is recommended.
10:00 amWastewater Treatment Plant Tour | Bayview  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Treasure Island Flea
Sunday, July 26 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Great Lawn

The Treasure Island Flea is a monthly open-air flea market showcasing hundreds of local vendors ranging from indie designers, up-cyclers, collectors, handmakers, makers, bakers, and more plus outdoor exhibits, scavenger hunts, and more...

1:00 pmThe Musical World of Disney | Golden Gate Park Band   FREE

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

8:00 pmWhere Eagles Dare: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Upper Haight  FREE

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
8:00 pmFree Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF  FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-$15

Friday, July 31, 2015

7:00 pmSan Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.  FREE

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, August 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | County Fair Building

The Vintage Paper Fair has one of the West Coast’s largest selection of postcards, trade cards, stereoviews, photography, labels, brochures, Victorian transportation, sports memorabilia, and all manner of curious, beautiful and more...

9:00 pmPrince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa   $5

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF
Sunday, August 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
| Asian Art Museum

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian Art, with a collection of over 17,000 artworks spanning 6,000 more...

10:00 amFree AcroYoga Workshop | Sports Basement Bryant   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
11:00 amVintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park   FREE
1:00 pmNinja Rolling & Falling Workshop for Cyclists | Mission Dist.   FREE
1:00 pmConcert in the Park Honoring the SF Fire Department | Golden Gate Park Band   FREE
7:30 pmHillbilly Hootenanny West Side Revue | The Riptide   FREE

Monday, August 3, 2015

All DayFree Co-Working Day at RockIT CoLabs | SF  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 4 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| de Young Museum

Founded in 1895 in Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum to showcase the museum’s priceless collections of American art from the 17th through the 20th more...

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 amContemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE
12:00 pmYerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays   FREE
7:30 pmThe News: Fresh Queer Performance Series | SoMa   FREE*
*Admission is free, but SOMArts hopes that if you can afford to donate, you will support the artists onstage when the hat passes. RSVP on Eventbrite to guarantee a seat.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Wednesday, August 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kozy Kar Bar

Produced by two of San Francisco’s fastest rising stars: Zack Chapaloni and Joe Gorman, Kozy Kar Bar presents The Dirty Show w/ Zack & Joe. This standup comedy show features a more...

11:00 amGLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro  FREE
12:00 pmFree Guided Shuttle Tour: History, Nature & Hidden Nooks | Presidio  FREE
6:30 pmDrink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout  FREE
8:00 pm“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF  FREE*
*Donation only.
9:00 pmFree Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin
Thursday, August 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lower Polk / Gulch Corridor

The Upper TL Art Walk makes 15-20 galleries available late night to the public for an art walk every first Thursday from 6-10 pm. This is not a bar crawl. Each location more...

12:00 pmFree First Thursdays | Chinese Historical Society  FREE

Friday, August 7, 2015

North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF
Friday, August 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | North Beach

On the first Friday of every month, over a dozen North Beach galleries, museums, bars, and restaurants stay open late for a self-guided First Fridays Art Crawl with special events to showcase the more...

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, August 8, 2015

Free Sexy Comedy & Pizza Night | SF
Saturday, August 8 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 50 Mason Social House

You want some hot comic after comic action? Yeah, you do. Do you like your comics to put out… jokes? Mmm, sounds hot. Do you like it so hard you can’t more...

10:00 amOceanside Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour | Outer Sunset  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
10:00 am$1 Book Sale | Mission Dist.  $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
12:00 pmHistory for Half Pints: Family Music & Games | California Historical Society  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise , $5 at the door.

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Music of Dimitri Shostakovich & Friends | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, August 9 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 133rd season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm and more...


Monday, August 10, 2015

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, August 10 – 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 pmFree Comedy Happy Hour | The Royale   FREE*
*No cover, but a tip jar donation is welcome.

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

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...


Wednesday, August 12, 2015

5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Playtesting Bash: Try Out Brand New Games
Thursday, August 13 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)

Sandbox is a monthly designing and playtesting event from Come Out and Play SF that takes place every second Thursday of the month. It’s like a mix between an open mic and a more...


Friday, August 14, 2015

3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa  FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Free PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio
Saturday, August 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)

The free PresidiGo Shuttle system welcomes park visitors, residents, and employees with fully accessible shuttles and bike racks. There are two PresidiGo Shuttle services, each with different policies and guidelines – Around more...


Sunday, August 16, 2015

St. Stephen's Day: Hungarian Music, Singing & Dancing | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, August 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 133rd season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm and more...


Monday, August 17, 2015

8:00 pm“Jury Duty” Comedy Improv Battle | Haight  FREE
9:00 pmFree Comedy: Live at Deluxe | SF  FREE

Saturday, August 22, 2015

10:00 amWastewater Treatment Plant Tour | Bayview  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Free Irish Dance & Music Concert | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, August 23 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music

The Golden Gate Park Band celebrates Robert Emmet Day with a program of Irish music, dancing, and costumes. Robert Emmet was an Irish nationalist and Republican, orator and rebel leader. He led an abortive more...


Wednesday, August 26, 2015

5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE