Wednesday, August 20, 2014

8:00 pmReal Live Comedians Showcase | Mission Dist.  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by email to RealLiveComedians@gmail.com at least 3 hours before the event. Otherwise admission is $10. Donations are welcome.
9:00 pmFree Comedy Show & Hip Hop Cypher | SF  FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

El Presidio Archaeology Excavation | May - October
Thursday, August 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)

The Presidio Trust invites visitors to witness archaeology in action at Pershing Square from May through October, 9 am to 4 pm, Thursday-Saturday. Archaeologists are embarking on a long-term research project to excavate more...

1:10 pmWestin St. Francis 110th Anniversary Free Historic Tour | SF   FREE
4:00 pmYerba Buena Gallery Crawl: 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 pmDesign Center Third Thursdays: Free Music, Wine & Bites | SF   FREE
6:00 pmOutdoor Salsa Dance Party | SoMa   FREE
6:00 pmQuick Draw SF: Monthly Live Art Party | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP on Facebook is appreciated.
7:00 pmPlaytesting Bash: Try Out Brand New Games | Mission Dist.   FREE


Friday, August 22, 2014

Friday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park

Friday Nights at the de Young is a free weekly after-hours art “happening” in the museum’s public spaces. The event has a new theme every week, but typically includes an eclectic mix of live more...

5:00 pmFree Family Dinner & Movie | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by calling Priscilla at 415-406-1367. Space is limited.
5:00 pm“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food from food trucks.
5:00 pmFriday Night Bites: Live Music & Food Trucks | SoMa   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for wine and food.

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Oceanside Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour | Outer Sunset
Saturday, August 23 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Oceanside Wastewater Treatment Plant

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission invites you to take a free tour of the city’s Wastewater Treatment Plant to find out how your sewer system works. Free, but an RSVP is required at more...

9:30 amThe Beatles Choir: Volunteer Singalong | SF  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is recommended.
8:00 pmFilm Night in the Park: “Bullitt” | Union Square   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, August 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio every Sunday through the fall starting on April 6, 2014 (11 am to 4 pm) at the Main Parade Ground more...

1:00 pmUkranian Music & Dance | Golden Gate Park Band   FREE
2:00 pmRudyard Kipling Outdoor Musical Play | Noe Valley   FREE*
*All shows are free though donations are gratefully accepted.
3:00 pmEn Vogue Dance Class: Girl Groups Flash Mob | SF   $6
6:00 pm’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.   FREE

Monday, August 25, 2014

7:00 pm“Jury Duty” Comedy Improv Battle | Haight  FREE
8:00 pmMelt the Mic Free Comedy Night | North Beach  FREE

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night | Nob Hill

Wind down every Tuesday night this summer with a free wine tasting and screening of a classic movie. Throughout the summer of 2014, enjoy free screenings of classics like “West Side Story,” “Sixteen Candles,” more...

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

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Swing In The Square: Rockabilly Concert & Dance Lessons | Union Square
Wednesday, August 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

Take some classic rockabilly, mix in a dose of surf with a touch of psychobilly, chase it with a strong tiki cocktail — and you’ve got The Rumble Strippers. They may be more...

7:30 pmFree Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-$15
8:00 pmDon’t Watch This Show, Live: Sketch Comedy | SF   $1*
*$1-$10 sliding scale at door

Friday, August 29, 2014

Friday, August 29 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food from food trucks.
| Fort Mason Center

Over 30 food trucks and street food carts in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party. And it’s California’s largest weekly more...

5:00 pmFriday Night Bites: Live Music & Food Trucks | SoMa   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for wine and food.
7:00 pmSan Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.   FREE

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Treasure Island Flea
Saturday, August 30 – 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...


Sunday, August 31, 2014

Treasure Island Flea
Sunday, August 31 – 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 pmGolden Gate Park Band | Free Sunday Concert in the Park   FREE
3:00 pmSpice Girls “Wannabe” Flash Mob Dance Class | SF   $6

Monday, September 1, 2014

Free Labor Day Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band
Monday, September 1 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music

On Monday , September 1, 2014 at 1 pm, The Golden Gate Park Band will present a wonderful concert of American and Patriotic music to celebrate Labor Day. All will take place more...

6:00 pmFree Slackline Yoga Class: Focus, Balance & Strength | SF   FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
6:00 pmFree Shoe Shine Night | Elixir   FREE*
*Get a free shoe shine with the purchase of a Boot Black Stout and a shot (or cocktail) of Black Grouse Whisky
8:00 pmBeatles Karaoke Night | Trendynob   FREE
8:00 pmMelt the Mic Free Comedy Night | North Beach   FREE
8:00 pmFree First Monday Concert | Make-Out Room   FREE
8:00 pmGettin’ Weird: Comedy w/ Stokes & Holtz | SF   FREE
9:00 pm“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.   FREE

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, September 2 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| Legion of Honor

The Legion of Honor displays a collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an exquisite Beaux-Arts building in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Normally admission more...

9:30 amde Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
10:00 amConservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day   FREE
11:00 amFree Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch   FREE
11:00 amCartoon Art Museum: First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day   FREE*
*Pay What You Wish Day
11:00 amContemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE
12:00 pmYerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays   FREE