Sunday, April 9, 2017

2017 Cherry Blossom Festival: Sunday | Japantown
Sunday, April 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza

The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, said to be the second largest festival outside of Washington, D.C., celebrates the blooming of cherry blossoms at one of three remaining Japantowns in the United more...

All Day2017 Sidewalk Arts & Crafts Show: Sunday | West Portal   FREE
10:00 amKUSF’s Rock ‘n’ Swap Record Fair | USF   $3*
*$3 General Admission at 10 AM. $10 early bird admission from 7-10 am. Free w/ USF Student ID.
All DayFinal Day: Free Starbucks Coffee | Macy’s Union Square   FREE*
* Show your Macy's Flower Show brochure to receive a free tall drip coffee at Macy's Union Square's Starbucks on Level 4; *One per customer, while supplies last
All DayHello Kitty Truck Comes to SF | Japantown   FREE*
*Bring money for Hello Kitty goodies of course.
All Day2017 Macy’s Flower Show: Final Day | Union Square   FREE
All DayMission District “Calle 24” Latino Art Stroll & Mural Tour | SF   FREE
11:00 amOff the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
11:00 am“Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Bayview & Dogpatch   FREE
All Day2017 Art Explosion: Spring Open Studios | SF   FREE
7:00 pmHellaFunny Sundays Comedy Show | Neck of the Woods   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, April 10, 2017

Delancey Street Plant Sale | Macy's Flower Show
Monday, April 10 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | 1200 17th Street

Take a piece of Macy’s Flower Show home with you as select plants and flowers from Macy’s 71st Annual Flower Show will be available for sale following the show. All proceeds more...

6:30 pmCyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.   FREE
7:00 pmPerfectly Queer: LGBTQ Reading Series | SF   FREE
7:00 pm“Odd” Strange Stand-Up Comedy & Drink Specials | SF   FREE
7:30 pm“White Tears” Book Reading | SF   FREE
7:30 pmWitches’ Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF   FREE*
*Free to see the show. $5 to enter the witchy raffle.
8:00 pmSomething Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF   FREE
9:30 pm“Find Me at the Club” Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE
10:00 pm“GrooveWell” Super Funky Mondaze Dance Party | Milk Bar   FREE


Tuesday, April 11, 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...

1:00 pmFree Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF   FREE
5:00 pm2017 Battle of the Bands | SFSU   FREE
6:30 pmCookies & Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
9:00 pmHaightian Democracy Free Stand-Up | SF   FREE

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

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.
7:00 pm“Violent Borders” Book Discussion | City Lights  FREE
8:00 pmWorld Class Comedy Wednesdays | Marina  FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. Otherwise $15.

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Exploratorium After Dark: Resonance & Pairings | Pier 15

Listen in at Resonance, where contemporary musicians and sound artists perform and discuss innovative works. Tonight, traditional Vietnamese music and live electronics converge in the fascinating collaborations of Chris Brown and more...

6:00 pmThe Bounty of Spring with Chef Traci des Jardins | The Presidio  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmYuri’s NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
7:00 pm“Selected Poems: 1962-1985” Book Release | City Lights   FREE
8:00 pmThe Setup’s “Storytelling” Comedy Night | Beer Basement   $5*
*Normally $10 use code FUNCHEAP for $5 tickets. 21+
8:00 pmHellaFunny on Haight Street | Milk Bar   FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise, it's $15.

Friday, April 14, 2017

Spring Easter Egg Hunt & Fun Crafts | Pier 39
Friday, April 14 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 39

Hunt for hundreds of colorful eggs and enjoy fun crafts at Pier 39’s Free Spring Egg Hunt. The fun takes place on Friday, April 14 from 4 pm-6 pm in PIER 39’s West more...

3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa  FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
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 pmCandlelight Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Grace Cathedral   FREE*
*Donations are welcome
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 pmGrotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5.
7:45 pm2017 San Francisco Int’l Film Fest Free Screening | Hayes Valley   FREE
10:30 pmLive Comedy Show: “Your F!#&ed Up Relationship” | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

2017 Goat Festival at the Ferry Building | SF
Saturday, April 15 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building

Enjoy goat-centric cooking demos, talks and samples of goat milk cheeses, yogurts, ice creams and more at the annual Goat Festival – A Celebration of All Things Goat at the Ferry Building in more...

All Day2017 Cherry Blossom Festival: Saturday | Japantown   FREE
10:00 amPresident Trump’s Tax Day Mass March | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is recommended and let them know you're coming.
All DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio   FREE
10:30 amFree “Serpentine” Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
11:00 am2017 Spring Eggstravaganza Carnival | Golden Gate Park   $8
11:30 amFree Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park   FREE
All Day2017 Ghirardelli Square Easter Festival | SF   FREE
2:00 pmAnime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF   FREE
2:00 pm“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | SF   $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
3:00 pmArt in the Park: Live Music, Arts & Spoken Word | Tenderloin   FREE
7:00 pmDowntown Comedy Night at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code HELLAFUNNY. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
7:00 pmZeroDB “Tax Day” Silent Disco Block Party | Hayes Valley   $8*
*Headphone rentals are $8 for early birds. Typically it's $10 onsite. In the past you could mention FUNCHEAP onstie and get your headset for $8, but no guarantees that will work each time.
8:00 pmNightlife on Mars: Underground Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free tickets with promo code 'cheapbastard'. Otherwise, it's $5.
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+
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.
11:59 pmSan Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF   FREE

Sunday, April 16, 2017

2017 Sunrise Easter Service on Top of a Mountain | SF
Sunday, April 16 – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE | Mount Davidson Summit Cross

San Francisco’s grandest Easter morning tradition gets under way at 6:30 am on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at the annual Sunrise Service at Mount Davidson Cross. The 2017 citywide celebration atop more...

All Day26th Annual Union Street Easter Parade, Festival & Bonnet Awards | SF   FREE
All Day2017 Cherry Blossom Festival & Grand Parade | Civic Center   FREE
10:00 am15 Free San Francisco Walking Tours | Easter Sunday 2017   FREE
All Day2017 Easter In the Park: Hunky Jesus & Foxy Mary Contests | Golden Gate Park   FREE
11:00 amEaster Concert: The Magik*Magik Orchestra & Choir | Davies Symphony Hall   FREE
11:00 amOff the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
7:00 pmHellaFunny Sundays Comedy Show | Neck of the Woods   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, April 17, 2017

9th Circuit Court of Appeals: Watch Historic Oral Arguments | SoMa
Monday, April 17 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building

Sam Wheeler CC via Wikipedia The James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, a National Historic Landmark, is located at the corner of Seventh and Mission Streets in San Francisco. The public entrance is 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.
8:00 pm“Resistance is Fertile” Free Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmHaight Street Trivia, Comedy, Gaming & Free Pizza Night | Milk Bar   FREE

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game: Espionage in Japantown | SF
Tuesday, April 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required via Meetup.com
| Secret Location (SF)

Come on out for a 3 mission game of Jericho as they run (or walk) all over Japantown. The mission briefing start promptly at 7pm & lasts 15 mins. Urban Nerf Gun more...

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
7:00 pm“The Man Who Designed the Future” Book Release | City Lights   FREE
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Their Finest” | Embarcadero Center Cinemas   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

2017 BART Blue Sky Festival & Eco Carnival: 5,000 Free BART Tickets | SF
Wednesday, April 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free BART tickets for first 5,000 to complete the BART Blue Sky passport.
| Justin Herman Plaza

Please note, below are the details from last year. We have yet to confirm the details for 2017. Join BART for the annual free BART Blue Sky Festival at Justin Herman Plaza, thanking those more...

11:00 am“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza   FREE
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF   FREE
6:00 pmSF’s Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | Bayview   FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
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 pmNew Music Ensemble: Celebrating Lou Harrison Centennial | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pmBaked Beliefs: An Improv Comedy Show | SF   $5*
*$5 or free for Endgames Improv students.
8:00 pmWorld Class Comedy Wednesdays | Marina   FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. Otherwise $15.
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, April 20, 2017

420 in the Park: Gigantic Gathering at Hippie Hill | Golden Gate Park
Thursday, April 20 – 4:20 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, at your own risk of arrest and contact high, of course
| Hippie Hill

Let’s file this one under “unofficial.” There’s no permits issued; it’s not really legal, but usually the city tends to turn a blind eye when thousands turn up on Hippie Hill in Golden more...

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 pmFree Yoga Class Among Stained Glass | SF   FREE*
*Bring your own mat. This is a donation-based yoga class. They encourage those who can to donate $10. However, no one is ever turned away due to a lack of funds.
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Scandium For Everything Matters | Pier 15   $15*
*$15 General; $10 Members; Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome) Adults Only (18+)
7:00 pm“American War” Book Discussion | City Lights   FREE
8:00 pmThe Setup’s “Storytelling” Comedy Night | Beer Basement   $5*
*Normally $10 use code FUNCHEAP for $5 tickets. 21+