Friday, August 25, 2017

Last Fridays Outdoor Movie Night
Friday, August 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 39

Grab your blankets and head to Pier 39 for their Outdoor Movie Night, held the last Friday of every month through September. Before the show, get a bite to eat at more...

7:00 pmSan Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.  FREE
7:00 pmFeral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF  $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
9:00 pmWin Tix: SF Airship: Summer of Love Experience | Great American Music Hall   WIN

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Ferrari's 70th Anniversary Festival & Rally | SF
Saturday, August 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Marina Green

On Saturday the 26th, Ferrari will capture the heart of San Francisco with an open air extravaganza at the iconic Marina Green Park with the Golden Gate Bridge as its backdrop. All more...

11:00 am10th Annual Rock Balancing Gathering & Free Lessons | Crissy Field   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated.
All DayDew NBA 3X Tournament | Justin Herman Plaza   FREE
All DayPoco Dolce’s 7th Annual Chocolate Tasting Week | SF   FREE
12:00 pmSaturday Indie Rock Concert in the Park | McLaren Park   FREE
1:00 pmPaula West’s Eclectic Jazz Repertoire| Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
2:00 pm2017 Zine Picnic: Trade Zines & Meet Zinesters | SF   FREE
3:00 pmFitbit Local Monthly Workout: Hip-Hop Yoga | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmBrave New Jokes: Comedy Showcase | Mission Dist.   FREE*
*$2 with code "funcheapbaby" on Eventbrite; otherwise, it's $5.
8:00 pmFilm Night in the Park: “La La Land” | Washington Square Park   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.


Sunday, August 27, 2017

2017 Origami-Palooza Festival & Paper Airplane Challenge | Japantown
Sunday, August 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | East Japan Center Mall

Andreas Bauer via WikipediaAt the annual Origami-Palooza, watch origami experts fold paper into seemingly impossible shapes, and enter your creations into a contest (if you’re an experienced origami artist, of course). Anyone more...

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 DayTreasure Island Flea   $3
11:00 amFree Outdoor Yoga Class | Ocean Beach   FREE
All DayFinal Day: Dew NBA 3X Basketball Tournament | Justin Herman Plaza   FREE
11:30 amFree Outdoor Yoga Class | SF   FREE
1:00 pmUkranian Music & Dance Festival | Golden Gate Park   FREE
1:00 pmLive in the Castro: Parlor Tricks | Jane Warner Plaza   FREE
2:00 pmStern Grove Festival 2017 Finale: Gospel & Soul Legend “Mavis Staples” | SF   FREE*
*Donations appreciated
All Day2017 Pakistan Festival | SF   $5*
*$5 entrance for adults at door.
4:00 pmCoin Op’s “Free Play” Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa   FREE
6:00 pm’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.   FREE

Monday, August 28, 2017

2017 Pint Sized Plays | PianoFight
Monday, August 28 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, with a $10 suggested donation.
| PianoFight

San Francisco Theater Pub Pint Sized Plays is made up of short plays set in a bar, written by Bay Area playwrights. The only rule is that each play can’t run longer than more...

8:00 pmThe Komedy Kiki: Comics That’ll Tickle Your Funny Bone | SF   FREE
8:30 pmLaughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF   FREE

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: La La Land | Nob Hill

Photo | Academy of ArtWind down every Tuesday night during the summer of 2017 with a free wine or spirit tasting and screening of a classic movie. Summer movie nights are back at more...

7:00 pmSF History Night | Noe Valley   $5*
*$5 for non-members; free for SFHA members

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Swing in the Square: Fil Lorenz Orchestra | Union Square
Wednesday, August 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

Come and listen to live music from some of the Bay Area’s best roots bands, swingin’ jumpin’ rockin’ 1930s thru 1950s tunes to get you out on the floor and boogie. Come more...

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.
7:30 pm“My Absolute Darling” Book Release & Discussion | SF   FREE
8:00 pmFree Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Last of the Dramatic 2017 Bloom of Weird & Wild Flowers | SF Botanical Garden

Travis Lange It’s been a wet winter and that means spring is going to be crazy good at the San Francisco Botanical Garden … the curators tell us that everything is budding up and looking more...

All DayFinal Day: Summer of Love “Trading Cards” on Market Street | SF   FREE
12:30 pmOriginal Folk Music with Evie Ladin Band | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
5:00 pmSpeak Cheesy: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Tactile Dome & Explainer Demonstrations | Pier 15   $15*
*$15 General; $10 Members; Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome) Adults Only (18+)
6:30 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Walls” | Bayview Opera House   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. There is a $20 suggested donation.
7:30 pm“That Crazy Perfect Someday” Book Discussion | SF   FREE

Friday, September 1, 2017

Free Clam Chowder Day | Pier 39
Friday, September 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39

The first 39 people to present the special coupon at Chowders on Level 1 will receive one (1) free cup of clam chowder in a sourdough bread bowl.* > Download coupon *Offer only more...

11:00 am“Summer Sessions” First Friday Factory Tour | Mission   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
11:00 amTimbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco   FREE*
*Free tours take place on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are limited to 20 people.
12:00 pmRotunda Dance Series: Scott Wells & Dancers | SF City Hall   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.
6:00 pmNorth Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF   FREE
9:00 pm“Wrapped in Plastic” Jazz Quartet | The Royale   FREE
9:30 pmFirst Friday Free Comedy & DJ Party | SF   FREE

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Free Fishing Day 2017 | SF
Saturday, September 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier Seven

EPA Have you ever felt the excitement of watching your bobber suddenly jiggle, then dive out of sight? Or feel the tap-tap-tap of a bass as it tastes the worm on the more...

All DayBank of America Free Museum Weekend   FREE*
*Free for Bank of America or Merrill Lynch Card Holders. Some venues may be closed on certain days; please confirm directly with participating museums.
10:00 am“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area   FREE
10:00 amFree Guided Trail & Nature Walk | Golden Gate Park   FREE
All Day2017 Aloha Poly Fest: Polynesian Music, Dance & Food | Golden Gate Park   FREE
1:00 pmKugelplex: Rock ‘n Rollin Party Music | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
1:30 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Walls” | Peacock Meadow   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
1:30 pmFirst Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF   FREE
2:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: “Hamlet” Preview | The Presidio   FREE
8:00 pmSea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF   FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
9:00 pmPrince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa   $5

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to seven Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each more...

10:00 amAsian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF   FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
10:00 amFree First Sunday | Chinese Historical Society   FREE
11:00 amFree Kundalini Yoga Day in the Park | Dolores Park   FREE
12:30 pmFree Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pmInspiring Music from Russia | Golden Gate Park   FREE
1:30 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Walls” | Dolores Park   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
2:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: “Hamlet” Preview | The Presidio   FREE

Monday, September 4, 2017

Free Symphony Tribute Concert to American Workers | Golden Gate Park
Monday, September 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music

Photo | Friends of the Golden Gate Park BandThe Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, more...

1:30 pmSan Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Walls” | Dolores Park   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
2:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park: “Hamlet” | The Presidio   FREE
8:00 pm“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.   FREE
8:00 pmSuper Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF   FREE
8:00 pmFree Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room   FREE

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, September 5 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| de Young Museum

Fine Arts Museums of San FranciscoFounded in 1895 in Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum that showcases the museum’s priceless collections of American art from the 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 amYerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays   FREE
11:00 amContemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE
7:30 pm“Why Poetry” Book Discussion | SF   FREE
8:00 pmIt’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight   FREE

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| 111 Minna Gallery

Join Lululemon for their monthly complimentary yoga class and coffee at 111 Minna Gallery. Start the day with a gentle vinyasa flow, and leave centered and present. Top it off with a more...

9:00 amFree Belgian Waffle Wednesday | SF   FREE
11:00 amGLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro   FREE
6:30 pmDrink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout   FREE
7:00 pm“Horsemen of the Trumpocalypse” Book Reading & Discussion | City Lights   FREE

Thursday, September 7, 2017

The Flock: Seven-Piece World Music Ensemble | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, September 7 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

A rising force on the Bay Area music scene, saxophonist, arranger and composer Teddy Raven can be found playing funk with Kuckaw!, California soul with Midtown Social, instrumental Balkan music with more...

6:00 pmFirst Thursday Art Party at the Phoenix Hotel | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmLower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin   FREE
7:00 pm2017 Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema: Kick-Off Party | SF   FREE
7:00 pm“Life in Code” Book Reading & Discussion | City Lights   FREE
8:00 pmNew Village Comedy Night | Nob Hill   FREE
9:00 pmComedy Gold: Free Stand-Up Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE

Friday, September 8, 2017

70s Roller Disco Party | Pier 39
Friday, September 8 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 39

They’re rolling it back to the year they opened – 1978 – with a free 70s Roller Disco Party. Head to The Pier for an evening of fun, music, and roller-skating in more...

3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa  FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
6:00 pmCandlelight Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Grace Cathedral   FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome
6:00 pm“Summer Sessions” We Rollin’ Scavenger Hunt | Hayes Valley   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmFree Veggie Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:00 pm“Millennials Ruin Everything”: Free Comedy & Oysters Night | El Rio   FREE*
*Free, suggested donation $5