Thursday, April 13, 2017

Yuri's NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, April 13 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences

Go straight up spacey this week as NightLife celebrates cosmo-pioneer Yuri Gagarin, the first human in space.

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+

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 Cherry Blossom Festival: Saturday | Japantown
Saturday, April 15 – 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...

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
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
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 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+

Friday, April 21, 2017

2017 Bay Area Dance Week Kick-Off
Friday, April 21 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
| San Francisco City Hall

Photo | David Yu The 19th annual Bay Area National Dance Week runs Friday, April 21 – Sunday, April 30, 2017. The annual 10-day festival features over 400 free events throughout the Bay Area. Take dance classes more...

12:00 pmBay Area Dance Week Kick-Off: Rhythm & Motion | SF City Hall   FREE
5:00 pmFree Family Dinner & Movie | SF   FREE
5:00 pm“3rd On Third” Arts & Music | Bayview   FREE
5:00 pm“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
7:45 pm2017 Proxy Spring Outdoor Film Series: “Operation Avalanche” | Hayes Valley   FREE

Saturday, April 22, 2017

March for Science 2017 on Earth Day | SF
Saturday, April 22 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza

The “March for Science” has the mission of building public trust in science and to encourage politicians to forum evidence-based public policy for the good of humanity.  There’s a massive San Francisco more...

10:30 amSophina Uong Free Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
10:30 amTommy Halvorson Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
All DayDogFest 2017: Pet Festival, Carnival & Parade | Duboce Park   FREE*
*Food and games are for purchase and there's a registration fee for competing
11:30 amFree Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park   FREE
12:00 pmLyrical Workshop: Emerge With Better Songs | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
12:00 pmShaun King Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   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
11:59 pmLyrids Meteor Shower | 2017   FREE

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Historic 1920s-1950s Italian Race Car Show
Sunday, April 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | The Fairmont (San Francisco)

The 27th annual California Mille will bring 70 historic cars from all over the world to San Francisco to salute Italy’s most famous open road race, the Mille Miglia. See the more...

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 amMeisha Page Free Seasonal Cooking Demo | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market   FREE
1:00 pmGolden Gate Park Band: 2017 Season Opening Day | Free Sunday Concert in the Park   FREE
7:00 pmHellaFunny Sundays Comedy Show | Neck of the Woods   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door

Monday, April 24, 2017

Monday Night Comedy with Free Cake | Blondies
Monday, April 24 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Blondie's Bar & No Grill

More Fun at Blondie’s celebrates the best comedians in the Bay every 4th Monday of the month with a free comedy show and free cake.  

7:00 pm“Odd” Strange Stand-Up Comedy & Drink Specials | SF  FREE
8:30 pmLaughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF   FREE

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Free Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF
Tuesday, April 25 – 1:00 pm | 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...

6:30 pmCookies & Comedy Night | SF   FREE
7:00 pmSF History Night | Noe Valley   $5*
*$5 for non-members; free for SFHA members
7:00 pm“Oakland Noir” New Crime Fiction Celebration | City Lights   FREE

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

7:00 pmAttractive Camp: Stand-Up Comedy Show | SF  $6*
*$6 when you use promo code "funcheapbaby". Otherwise, it's $12 online or $15 at the door.
7:00 pm“The New Analog” Book Discussion | City Lights  FREE
8:00 pmWorld Class Comedy Wednesdays | Marina  FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. Otherwise $15.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Exploratorium After Dark:

Join Exploratorium scientist Ron Hipschman for colorful explorations of the physical world. Why do you see yourself in reverse when you look at yourself in a mirror? Why are you not upside more...

7:00 pm“In Memory of an Angel” Book Discussion | City Lights   FREE
7:30 pmClassic Mexican Movie Night (1930s-50s) & Mezcal Tasting | SF   $8
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy in a Barber Shop | SF   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
8:00 pmThe Setup’s “Storytelling” Comedy Night | Beer Basement   $5*
*Normally $10 use code FUNCHEAP for $5 tickets. 21+

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center

Photo | Off the Grid Nearly 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party; it’s also California’s largest weekly street food market.  Off more...

5:30 pmSan Francisco Critical Mass   FREE