Saturday, July 8, 2017

“Lear” The Musical: Outdoor Shakespeare | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, July 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

Theatre Rhinoceros may be the world’s longest running professional queer theater company, but their satire hasn’t lost a bit of its bite. Lear! is an original outdoor musical of Shakespeare’s King Lear more...

12:00 pmEco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF  FREE
12:00 pmGarden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF  FREE
9:30 pmSadderday: An Emo/Pop-Punk/Screamo Dance Party | SF   FREE

Sunday, July 9, 2017

Inner Sunset Flea 2017 | Block Party & Street Fair
Sunday, July 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | 9th and Irving

The Inner Sunset Flea is a cross between a block party, a festival, and a street fair. The whole neighborhood is invited to create a public space where everyone can all enjoy their more...

1:00 pmFree Great Concert Band Music | Golden Gate Park   FREE
1:00 pm“Lear” Outdoor Musical by Theatre Rhinoceros | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
2:00 pmSan Francisco Symphony: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival   FREE*
*Donations appreciated
2:00 pmPicklewater Free Circus Festival | Union Square   FREE


Monday, July 10, 2017

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, July 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...

12:30 pmLine Breaks On Your Lunch Breaks | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival   FREE
5:30 pmTop of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: Easy Rider | Nob Hill   FREE*
*We have been told that everything is complimentary, but things can change depending on your waiter. They certainly wouldn't like to serve someone who just drinks free wine and takes up a table all night without buying anything
6:30 pmCookies & Comedy Night | SF   FREE
9:00 pmHaightian Democracy Free Stand-Up | SF   FREE

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Rock Concert: Moonalice | Union Square Live
Wednesday, July 12 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

Moonalice is a band of seasoned musicians who feel that live music should be a communal experience where the listener and musicians feed and derive inspiration from each other. Their songs more...

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.
5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
7:00 pm“White Plains” Book Reading & Discussion | Green Apple Books   FREE

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Flower Piano Opening Day: 12 Hidden Pianos in Golden Gate Park | SF Botanical Garden

Photo | San Francisco Botanical Garden FacebookIn collaboration with the amazing Sunset Piano, the San Francisco Botanical Garden once again in 2017 transforms into the city’s own outdoor concert hall, and everyone more...

12:30 pmSounds of Mexico From Cascada de Flores | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
3:00 pmRick and Morty’s Don’t Even Trip Road Trip | SF   FREE*
*We have not yet confirmed if there are any admission fees to this but we assume that it's free however, don't forget to bring cash for purchasing.

Friday, July 14, 2017

Dog Days of Summer | Pier 39
Friday, July 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39

Pier 39 is turning 39 and they’re celebrating with a bang. Beginning in January 2017, join in every Friday for 39 weeks to celebrate 39 years of amazing views, fresh seafood, more...

11:00 amCaterpillar Puppet Show | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
12:00 pmRotunda Dance Series: Monaco Boys Choir | SF City Hall   FREE
6:00 pmCandlelight Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Grace Cathedral   FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome
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
8:00 pmInside Baseball: A Comedy Variety Show | SF   FREE*
*Free for Funcheap users who enter "FUNCHEAP" as a promo code at checkout. Otherwise it's $5.
10:00 pmLast Nite: A 2000’s Indie Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free, before 10 pm. $10 after.

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Ensemble Mik Nawooj: Oakland-based Hip-Hop Orchestra | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, July 15 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

Oakland-based hip-hop orchestra Ensemble Mik Nawooj premieres its new immersive hip-hop oratorio, Death Become Life. Portraying a story about loss and transformation through the lens of composer/pianist JooWan Kim’s magnetic score, MCs more...

All DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio  FREE
1:00 pmLive in the Castro: The Castro Flaggers | Jane Warner Plaza   FREE
1:00 pmFree Summer Circus Day with Circus Bella | SF   FREE
2:00 pmAnime & Manga Club: An Afternoon Full Of Fun | SF   FREE
8:00 pmFilm Night in the Park: “Beauty and the Beast” | Union Square   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
9:00 pmSound of Cocktails: Reliving Iconic Moments in Time & Pop Culture | SF   FREE

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Sunday, July 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Mission District

Sunday Streets Sunday Streets (March – October 2017) is San Francisco’s official block party – a sorta-monthly roving neighborhood celebration and five hour street party where the streets are closed to vehicles, so pedestrians, more...

All Day2017 “BBoy Connection” Break Dancing & Roller Skate Dancing | SF   FREE
11:00 am“Summer Sessions” Sunday Streets Brunch | Mission   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. Please bring money for food and drinks
12:30 pmFree Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pm“Music to My Ears” Youth Musical Theater | Golden Gate Park Band   FREE
2:00 pmEric Burdon & The Animals With The Stone Foxes: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival   FREE*
*Donations appreciated
2:00 pmPicklewater Free Circus Festival | Union Square   FREE

Monday, July 17, 2017

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.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang | 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...

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

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Summer Movie Clubhouse
Wednesday, July 19 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*10 movies for $5 in advance, or $1 per movie day of show
| CineArts at The Empire

From June through August, Bay Area Cinemark/Century Theaters host 10 weeks of fun films for families and kids for just $5 (that’s 50 cents a movie) if purchased in advance – or $1 more...

6:00 pmSF’s Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | Mission   FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
6:00 pmSwing in the Square: The B-Stars | Union Square   FREE
7:00 pmNerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop   $8
7:00 pmFree Comedy Night with Danny Dechi | Outer Richmond   FREE
7:00 pm“The End of Loyalty” Book Reading & Discussion | Green Apple Books   FREE

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Traditional Japanese Folk Songs with Bachido & Awakko Ren | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, July 20 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

A three-string lute plucked and strummed with a plectrum, the shamisen has played an important role in Japanese culture for some five centuries. Santa Cruz’s Kyle Abbott became obsessed with the 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.
6:00 pmLatin Music Scene with Somos El Son | 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.

Friday, July 21, 2017

Christmas in July | Pier 39
Friday, July 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39

Pier 39 is celebrating Christmas in July. The first 100 people to present the special ornament coupon at Christmas in San Francisco on Level 1 will receive a free commemorative PIER more...

11:00 amBe Silly With The Pi Clowns | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
5:00 pmFree Family Dinner & Movie | SF   FREE

Saturday, July 22, 2017

1:00 pmLive in the Castro: Lisa Gonick & the Damfino Players | Jane Warner Plaza  FREE

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Music of Antonin Dvorak | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, July 23 – 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...

1:00 pmLive in the Castro: The ManDance Company | Jane Warner Plaza   FREE
2:00 pmLos Ángeles Azules & Ensambles Ballet Folklórico de San Francisco: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival   FREE*
*Donations appreciated
2:00 pmPicklewater Free Circus Festival | Union Square   FREE
6:00 pm’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.   FREE

Monday, July 24, 2017

8:30 pmMonday Night Comedy with Free Cake | Blondies  FREE

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: Funny Girl | 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...

6:30 pmCookies & Comedy Night | SF   FREE
7:00 pmSF History Night | Noe Valley   $5*
*$5 for non-members; free for SFHA members

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Salsa in the Square: Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble | Union Square
Wednesday, July 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

Under the leadership of Dr. John Calloway, a multi-instrumentalist, composer and arranger who has worked at the creative edge of the Bay Area’s Latin music scene since the 1970s, the Latin more...

5:30 pmFree Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF  FREE
7:30 pmDrunkathalon: Free Comedy, Heckling & Cosplay | PianoFight   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pmFree Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Contemporary Reggae with the Rubadub Posse | Yerba Buena Gardens
Thursday, July 27 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

Fronted by the incandescent Berkeley-raised vocalist Kimiko Joy, “RUBaDUB Posse” is a testament to reggae’s enduring power, celebrating songs of love, liberation, unity and justice that have inspired people across the more...

7:30 pmClassic Mexican Movie Night (1930s-50s) & Mezcal Tasting | SF   $8

Friday, July 28, 2017

The Unique Derique Comedy | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Friday, July 28 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)

A beloved Bay Area institution, the Unique Derique is a prince among clowns, an internationally esteemed performer who has honed a singular blend of physical comedy and hambone body percussion. Derique (aka more...

8:30 pmLast Fridays Outdoor Movie Night “Mrs. Doubtfire” | Pier 39   FREE
11:59 pmDelta Aquarids Meteor Shower & Dark Sky | 2017   FREE

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Uke-Splosion: SF Ukelele Summer Jam | Yerba Buena Gardens
Saturday, July 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)

The ukulele is truly the people’s instrument, and SF Uke Jam is the Bay Area’s leading force bringing fans of the diminutive instrument together. Whether you play or just enjoy hearing the more...


Sunday, July 30, 2017

Treasure Island Flea
Sunday, July 30 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)

Photo | Treasure Island Flea The Treasure Island Flea is a modern urban market for 15,000+ each month that houses around 400 curated vendors selling originally-made and designed items, artists, and antique/vintage collectors. Plus there’s more...

All Day51st Annual Festival of the Chariots | Golden Gate Park   FREE
All Day2017 Kinky “Up Your Alley” Fair | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but a donations are requested.
1:00 pmVictorian-Age Music of Gilbert & Sullivan | Golden Gate Park Band   FREE
2:00 pmSan Francisco Ballet: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival   FREE*
*Donations appreciated
2:00 pmFree Summer Circus Day with Circus Bella | SF   FREE
4:00 pmCoin Op’s “Free Play” Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa   FREE
8:00 pmCity Star Party & Telescope Night | Pier 17   FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 1 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| de Young Museum

Photo | Fine Arts Museums of San FranciscoFounded in 1895 in Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum to showcase the museum’s priceless collections of American 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
5:30 pmTop of the Mark Movie & Wine Night: The Jungle Book | Nob Hill   FREE*
*We have been told that everything is complimentary, but things can change depending on your waiter. They certainly wouldn't like to serve someone who just drinks free wine and takes up a table all night without buying anything
7:30 pmEvening Cabaret: New Queer Work by Bay-Area Artists | SF   FREE

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Blues Rock Concert: Crosscut | Union Square Live
Wednesday, August 2 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park

Crosscut, based in the San Francisco Bay Area, plays a unique mix of blues, rock, and original music to create a sound that is all its own. Their musical influences include more...