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Sunday, April 2

Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF
Sunday, April 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
| Asian Art Museum
Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian Art, with a collection of over 18,000 artworks spanning 6,000 years of history. Free First Sunday Admission for main galleries: Normally $15 for general ...

Wednesday, April 5

Season Opening: $1 Book Sale | SF Main Library
Wednesday, April 5 – 11:00 am | Cost: $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
| San Francisco Main Library
Season Opening: $1 Book Sale | SF Main Library

Starting this April, the San Francisco Public Library host weekly Wednesday Steps Sales, located at the Larkin Street entrance to the Main Library. All books and media are just $1 or less each and all proceeds from Steps Sales benefit the San Francisco Public Library. ...

OPERA 101: Brush Up On Opera Knowledge | SF
Wednesday, April 5 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Bryan Education Studio
OPERA 101: Brush Up On Opera Knowledge | SF

Brush up on your opera knowledge at Bravo Club’s first event this season, Opera 101. This event requires no previous opera experience so bring your friends who might be interested in opera, but don’t know where to start. And even if you’re already an opera …

Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF
Wednesday, April 5 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| The Showdown
Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF

Every first Wednesday of the month, Josh Holub presents three of his favorite comedians from the Bay Area and beyond for Showtime at Showdown. Past performers have gone on to perform on NBC, Comedy Central and major motion pictures., so this is your chance to ...

Thursday, April 6

Win Tix: NJ’s Post-Hardcore Rockers “Senses Fail” | Great American Music Hall
Thursday, April 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Great American Music Hall

Did you think post-hardcore was dead. Shame on you. It may no longer be experiencing the upswing it enjoyed in the early 2000’s but true rockers never abandoned a scene. Since 2002, they have been bringing new meaning to the driving, intense, and often the emotional world …

Friday, April 7

“Taco Talks” Live w/ Julio Salgado | SFAC
Friday, April 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SFAC Main Gallery

SFAC Galleries invites undocumented and queer artist Julio Salgado to host a live edition of Taco Talks. Produced by Culturestrike, Taco Talks is an online video platform where each episode features interviews with local activist artists about who they are, their art and processes, and …

Saturday, April 8

Opera In An Hour: Family Movie Festival | SF
Saturday, April 8 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. workshops are $10.
| Wilsey Center for Opera
Opera In An Hour: Family Movie Festival | SF

Bring the whole family to their free Opera in an Hour film screenings of two Rossini classics:

The Barber of Seville
Cinderella

See a screening of these timeless operas that are perfect for all ages and include a live introduction. Attend an active and exciting Exploration Workshop before …

Win Tix: Stringband Fever Foot-Stompin’ Bluegrass | Great American Music Hall
Saturday, April 8 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Great American Music Hall

With a name like Stringband Fever, you know you’re going to get amazing old-timey, mountain-inspired, high energy string band music. Bluegrass, Americana has never been this much fun. One Grass Two Grass is a fun-loving group that makes string music infectious, making everyone who hears …

Wednesday, April 12

State-of-the-Art Green Building Tour | SF Public Utilities Office
State-of-the-Art Green Building Tour | SF Public Utilities Office

Take a guided tour of one of the nation’s greenest office buildings – the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Headquarters (SFPUC), at 2 pm on every second Wednesday of the month. Free, but an RSVP is required. Limited to maximum of 20 guests. Arrive 15 minutes prior to tour ...

Thursday, April 13

Radar Reading Series: Indie Writers & Free Cookies | SF Main Library
Thursday, April 13 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Radar Reading Series: Indie Writers & Free Cookies | SF Main Library

This month, their featured readers are:

Maryam Farnaz Rostami has made performance-based work in San Francisco for the last 8 years, both solo and ensemble. She is a co-founder of Nicole Kidman is Fucking Gorgeous and founder of MFR Productions. Her latest one-woman show, Late Stage …

Sunday, April 16

Easter Concert: The Magik*Magik Orchestra & Choir | Davies Symphony Hall
Sunday, April 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Davies Symphony Hall
Easter Concert: The Magik*Magik Orchestra & Choir | Davies Symphony Hall

Come celebrate Easter at Davies Symphony Hall with City Church San Francisco featuring The Magik*Magik Orchestra and The City Church Choir on Sunday, April 16, 2017.
This is a family-friendly event featuring singing, prayer, and celebration. Service starts at 11 am. Arrive early for coffee and refreshments served from …

Wednesday, April 19

“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza
Wednesday, April 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza

Wondering how to prepare the beautiful produce that our local farmers are growing and selling at the Farmers Market? Come check out a live demonstration of how to sauté a featured vegetable at the Heart of the City Farmers Market with Biblio Bistro, the Library’s mobile ...

Friday, April 21

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
2017 Bay Area Dance Week Kick-Off

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 and watch free performances in a wide range of styles including Argentine tango, classical Indian, jazz, hip ...

Bay Area Dance Week Kick-Off: Rhythm & Motion | SF City Hall
Friday, April 21 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
Bay Area Dance Week Kick-Off: Rhythm & Motion | SF City Hall

Rhythm & Motion is a come as you are party because they believe that truly, anyone can dance. They offer fun, high energy dance-based workout classes for everyone.
Come experience the spirit, expressiveness, and freedom of movement no matter your level or background.
Bay Area Dance Week …

Green Film Festival: ” Death by a Thousand Cuts” | SF
Friday, April 21 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Green Film Festival:

With exquisite cinematography, Death by a Thousand Cuts uses the character-driven murder investigation on the border of Haiti and the Dominican Republic to unpack the impacts of deforestation.
The film interweaves the many sides of the story of Melaneo’s murder, a Dominican Park Ranger in the …

Wednesday, May 3

Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF
Wednesday, May 3 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| The Showdown
Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF

Every first Wednesday of the month, Josh Holub presents three of his favorite comedians from the Bay Area and beyond for Showtime at Showdown. Past performers have gone on to perform on NBC, Comedy Central and major motion pictures., so this is your chance to ...

Friday, May 5

Rotunda Dance Series: Ruth Asawa | SF City Hall
Friday, May 5 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
Rotunda Dance Series: Ruth Asawa | SF City Hall

Come and watch a dazzling performance from the students of San Francisco School of the Arts World Music and Dance Programs.
Rotunda Dance Series: Ruth Asawa
Friday, May 5, 2017 | 12 pm
San Francisco City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton Goodlett Pl., SF
FREE

Wednesday, May 10

State-of-the-Art Green Building Tour | SF Public Utilities Office
State-of-the-Art Green Building Tour | SF Public Utilities Office

Take a guided tour of one of the nation’s greenest office buildings – the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Headquarters (SFPUC), at 2 pm on every second Wednesday of the month. Free, but an RSVP is required. Limited to maximum of 20 guests. Arrive 15 minutes prior to tour ...

Wednesday, May 17

“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza
Wednesday, May 17 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza

Wondering how to prepare the beautiful produce that our local farmers are growing and selling at the Farmers Market? Come check out a live demonstration of how to sauté a featured vegetable at the Heart of the City Farmers Market with Biblio Bistro, the Library’s mobile ...

Friday, June 2

Rotunda Dance Series: Joe Goode Performance Group | SF City Hall
Friday, June 2 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
Rotunda Dance Series: Joe Goode Performance Group | SF City Hall

The Joe Goode Performance Group, formed in 1986, tours regularly throughout the U.S., and has toured internationally to Canada, Europe, South America, Africa, and the Middle East. Goode is known as a master teacher; his summer workshops in “felt performance” attract participants from around the …

Wednesday, June 7

Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF
Wednesday, June 7 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| The Showdown
Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF

Every first Wednesday of the month, Josh Holub presents three of his favorite comedians from the Bay Area and beyond for Showtime at Showdown. Past performers have gone on to perform on NBC, Comedy Central and major motion pictures., so this is your chance to ...

Friday, July 14

Rotunda Dance Series: Monaco Boys Choir | SF City Hall
Friday, July 14 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
Rotunda Dance Series: Monaco Boys Choir | SF City Hall

The award-winning troupe was founded in 1974 by H.S.H. Prince Rainier III to showcase the Principality’s historic association with culture and the performing arts. It is a part of the Monaco Cathedral Choir, founded in 1904, and is composed of 25 boys from ages 9 …

Wednesday, October 25

Final $1 Book Sale of the Season | SF Main Library
Wednesday, October 25 – 11:00 am | Cost: $1*
*$1 for books & media. Free entrance.
| San Francisco Main Library
Final $1 Book Sale of the Season | SF Main Library

Starting this April, the San Francisco Public Library host weekly Wednesday Steps Sales, located at the Larkin Street entrance to the Main Library. All books and media are just $1 or less each and all proceeds from Steps Sales benefit the San Francisco Public Library. ...