Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Wednesday, September 7 – 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...

7:00 pm“Squared Alumni” Opening Reception & Teen Van Benefit | SF  FREE
7:00 pm“Modern Comedy” with Nato Green | Modern Times  FREE
7:30 pm“Closer” Book Discussion | Green Apple Books On The Park  FREE
8:00 pm“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF   FREE*
*Donation-based admission
9:00 pmFree Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Mass Bass: Live Music With Funky Sound & Progressive Politics | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, September 8 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

A seven-piece radical hip-hop soul collective from Oakland, Mass Bass grew out of an informal jam session hosted by activist-minded drummer Jay Conui and keyboardist Armael Malinis. Originally called Bandung 55, the more...

6:00 pmTales From An Urban Jungle | The Presidio   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmCreative Workshops & Live Music NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*21+ event, ID required for entry.
6:30 pm“Derelicts” & “Heroe” Art Opening Reception | SF   FREE
6:30 pm“Eat Your Drink” Book Discussion & Demo | Omnivore Books   FREE
7:00 pm“Sandbox”: Live Games Open Mic | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
7:00 pmCity Star Party & Telescope Night | Lands End   FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
7:00 pmCity Star Party & Telescope Night | SF   FREE
7:00 pm“When Tiger Ruled the Sky” Book Release Party | SF   FREE
7:00 pmBernal Heights Outdoor Cinema Opening Night | SF   FREE*
*Suggested donation of $10.
8:00 pm“Classy Affairs” Comedy Showcase | SF   $10

Friday, September 9, 2016

Bean-To-Cup: Sightglass Coffee Roasting Demo| Conservatory of Flowers

Photo | Conservatory of Flowers Facebook Check out a fun series of free outdoor activities that the Conservatory of Flowers is organizing on the terrace in front of the lovely old greenhouse. Starting more...

11:00 amSketching in the Galleries: Draw Your Own Art | SF  FREE
3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
3:30 pmLate Afternoon Tabletop Gaming In The Library | North Beach   FREE
5:00 pmFriday Nights at the de Young: Fiddle Music & Art-Making Stations | SF   FREE*
*All activities and admission to the permanent galleries on Friday nights are free and open to the public, but if you want to visit the museum's Special Exhibits, regular admission charges still apply.
6:00 pm“Millennials Ruin Everything”: Free Comedy & Oysters Night | El Rio   FREE*
*Free, suggested donation $5
6:00 pmCandlelight Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Grace Cathedral   FREE*
*Donations are welcome
6:00 pmFree Veggie Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:00 pm“After Party” Art Exhibit Opening Reception | SF   FREE
6:30 pmGrotto Free Comedy Night: Free Drinks & Snacks | Sports Basement Bryant   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5.
7:00 pm“Estamos Contra El Muro: Against The Wall” Opening Exhibit | SF   FREE
7:00 pmFree Sneak Preview Movie: “Kicks” | AMC Metreon 16   FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
10:00 pmLast Nite: A 2000’s Indie Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free, before 10 pm. $10 after.

Saturday, September 10, 2016

4th Annual Kids Festival: Art, Music & Magic | McLaren Park
Saturday, September 10 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Jerry Garcia Amphitheatre (McLaren Park)

The 4th Annual Kids’ Festival – Features The Not-Its, JAM with Charity Kahn, plus magic shows and nature programs, There will be 4 Hours (11am- 3pm) of art, music, magic, science, more...

11:00 amPlayground Kick-Off Celebration | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is encouraged.
12:00 pmHistory for Half Pints: Family Music & Games | California Historical Society   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise, it's $5 at the door.
12:00 pmEco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF   FREE
1:00 pmLas Cafeteras’ Contemporary Take On Traditional Afro-Mexican Grooves | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
1:00 pmLive in the Castro: Jazz Music With The Damfino Players | Jane Warner Plaza   FREE
2:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: The Winter’s Tale | The Presidio   FREE
5:00 pmSumo Champions Kids Meet & Greet | Japantown   FREE
5:00 pmMushroom Season Book Talk And Author Signing | SoMa   FREE
7:00 pmB-Sides: Musicians Show Their Flip Side As Photographers | SF   FREE
7:25 pmFilm Night In The Park: “The Devil Wears Prada”| Union Square   FREE
8:00 pmAll Access Free Comedy Show | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
8:30 pmSaturday Write Fever: Insta-Plays Written & Performed | SF   FREE
9:30 pmSadderday: An Emo/Pop-Punk/Screamo Dance Party | SF   FREE

Sunday, September 11, 2016

4th Annual Kids Festival: Art, Music & Magic | McLaren Park
Sunday, September 11 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Jerry Garcia Amphitheatre (McLaren Park)

The 4th Annual Kid’s’ Festival – Features The Not-Its, JAM with Charity Kahn, plus magic shows and nature programs, There will be 4 Hours (11am- 3pm) of art, music, magic, science, more...

11:00 amVery Vegan Sundays | SoMa   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
11:00 am“Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Western Addition   FREE
11:00 amOff the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
All DaySumo Wrestling Festival & Expo 2016 | Japantown   FREE
1:30 pmOpera in the Park 2016 | Golden Gate Park   FREE
2:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: The Winter’s Tale | The Presidio   FREE
3:00 pmMusic Class, Instrument Petting Zoo & Fun Activities | SF   FREE
3:00 pmMusic Classes & Demonstrations For All Ages | SF   FREE
4:00 pmOriginal Famous Twang Sundays: Live Country Music | Potrero Hill   FREE

Monday, September 12, 2016

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, September 12 – 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 pmPerfectly Queer: LGBTQ Reading Series | 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

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

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...

12:30 pmPoetry Readings On Your Lunch Break | Yerba Buena Gardens   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, September 14, 2016

The Officer's Club After Hours: Light Bites, DJs & Improv Comedy | The Presidio
Wednesday, September 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club

Join them for the highly anticipated return of After Hours. This mid-week happy hour gathering is where young professionals meet and mingle. Enjoy tasty drinks and light bites from Arguello restaurant, test your trivia more...

5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
6:00 pmPsychedelic Jam Band “Moonalice” | Union Square Live  FREE
7:30 pmHunter’s Point Riot, 50 Years Later | SF   FREE
9:00 pmReal Live Comedians Showcase | Piano Fight   FREE*
*Limited free tickets with RSVP for Funcheapers; otherwise admission is $10 online or $15 at the door.
9:30 pmDream Queens Revue Drag Show | Tenderloin   FREE

Thursday, September 15, 2016

YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa
Thursday, September 15 – 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...

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.
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 pm$8 After 5pm Thursdays: Live Music with Thompsonia | Contemporary Jewish Museum   $8
6:00 pmWatch A Salsa Band Set The Dance Floor On Fire | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
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.
8:30 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Underground Comedy Night | SF   FREE
9:00 pmThe Hot Mess Comedy Hour | SF   FREE

Friday, September 16, 2016

Friday, September 16 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bayview Opera House

San Francisco’s Bayview Neighborhood comes alive for 3rd on Third, a community-wide arts celebration for the whole family happening from 5-8 pm every third Friday of the month, at Bayview Town more...

6:30 amMorning Gloryville: Immersive Morning Dance Party & Celebration | SF  FREE
5:00 pmFree Family Dinner & Movie | SF   FREE
5:30 pmDo What You Love Comedy Series | SF   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested $5 donation and Funcheap readers can name their own donation price. RSVP is required. Otherwise $15 at door.
9:00 pmThat ’80s Show: The Ultimate ’80s Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, $5 after. 21+

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Sports Basement's 3rd Annual Yoga Fest | Mission Dist.
Saturday, September 17 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Donations are accepted.
| Sports Basement (Bryant St.)

Photo | internationalyogafestival.comJoin for Sports Basement’s Third Annual Yoga Fest at Sports Basement on Bryant Street. This year they have an exciting lineup of awesome yoga instructors teaching diverse classes. They will more...

All DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio   FREE
All Day2016 “Peace In The Park” Festival | Golden Gate Park   FREE
All Day2016 “Tour de Fat” Bike & Beer Festival | Golden Gate Park   $10*
*General admission is $10. Children 12 and under are free.
All Day2016 Superhero Street Fair | SF   $10*
*Technically the fair is free, but a SuperHero Sticker gets you $2 off every alcoholic drink at the bars, discounts with the vendors, and shows your support for everything the fair has to offer.
1:00 pmAugmented Reality Of Capture The Flag Adventure | SF   $5*
*All proceeds from ticket sales will be donated to an awesome San Francisco nonprofit organization.
2:00 pm“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | The Haight   $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
2:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: The Winter’s Tale | The Presidio   FREE
2:00 pmAnime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
9:00 pmNew Wave Dance Party | SoMa   $7*
*$7 before 10pm / $12 after
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 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, September 18, 2016

LeatherWalk 2016: Kinky Leather Parade | Castro to SoMa
Sunday, September 18 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged. Registration requested. Bring cash for drinks.
| Jane Warner Memorial Plaza

Photo | Robert Galbraith LeatherWalk is the official kick-off for San Francisco’s Leather Pride Week which culminates one week later at the Folsom Street Fair. Walk together to celebrate leather, kink, family and more...

10:00 amViva Calle: Walk, Play & Skate Safely In The Streets | San Jose   FREE
11:00 amOff the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
12:00 pm2016 “Comedy Day in the Park” Free Festival | Golden Gate Park   FREE