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Sunday, October 22

Exploratorium Free Community Day | SF
Sunday, October 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Exploratorium
Exploratorium Free Community Day | SF

The Exploratorium is a twenty-first-century learning laboratory, an eye-opening, always-changing, playful place to explore and tinker featuring hundreds of science, art, and human perception exhibits. While they don’t have monthly free days, they do host several special events throughout the year offering free admission for all. ...

Thursday, October 26

Exploratorium After Dark: Science Fiction Turned Fact | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Science Fiction Turned Fact | Pier 15

Ever wondered where your flying car or rocket belt is? Join the Exploratorium at Full-Spectrum Science with Ron Hipschman: Science Fiction Turned Fact.

Friday, October 27

Critical Mass 2017 Halloween Bike Ride | SF
Friday, October 27 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
Critical Mass 2017 Halloween Bike Ride | SF

Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in cities around the world and since in October it typically falls right around Halloween, riders dress up and ride through the city as a costumed parade. There’s …

Saturday, October 28

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting with Pinoy Heritage | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, October 28 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting with Pinoy Heritage | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market

Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.
Growing up in the bustling city of Manila, Philippines, Chef Francis Ang was always surrounded by a diverse culture of true fusion style food. Ang’s exposure to …

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting with The Pasta Shop | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, October 28 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting with The Pasta Shop | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market

Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. This demo will highlight an artisan producer who sells in our market.
Sandy Sonnenfelt is the Prepared Foods & Pasta Program Director for Market Hall Foods and …

Sunday, October 29

City Star Party & Telescope Night | Pier 17
City Star Party & Telescope Night | Pier 17

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...

Thursday, November 2

Exploratorium After Dark: In-Depth Explorations of Future Food | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: In-Depth Explorations of Future Food | Pier 15

Lose yourself in over 650 interactive exhibits exploring perception, art, and science at their adults-only After Dark. Grab your friends and a drink and get immersed in mind-bending experiences and unique, thought-provoking programs.
This November, join them for in-depth explorations of food, served with tastings, talks, …

Saturday, November 4

Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting with Asian Box | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Saturday, November 4 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building
Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting with Asian Box | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market

Stop by the CUESA Classroom for a cooking demo featuring the seasonal bounty of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.
From her childhood all the way through culinary school and beyond, Asian Box’s Executive Chef Grace Nguyen’s interest in food and cooking dictated her path in life. …

Thursday, November 9

Exploratorium After Dark: Animal Appetites | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Animal Appetites | Pier 15

Lose yourself in over 650 interactive exhibits exploring perception, art and science at our adults-only After Dark. Grab your friends and a drink and get immersed in mind-bending experiences and unique, thought-provoking programs.
This November, join them for in-depth explorations of food, served with tastings, talks, …

Thursday, November 16

Exploratorium After Dark: Cooking Contraptions | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Cooking Contraptions | Pier 15

Lose yourself in over 650 interactive exhibits exploring perception, art and science at our adults-only After Dark. Grab your friends and a drink and get immersed in mind-bending experiences and unique, thought-provoking programs.
How does food inspire you? Do you find artistic vision in vegetables, or …

Friday, November 17

2017 Winter Fireworks & Free “Disney on Ice” Show | SF
Friday, November 17 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
2017 Winter Fireworks & Free

Enjoy a winter fireworks display, and a special free Disney on Ice performance which takes place on the outdoor ice rink in Justin Herman Plaza during Embarcadero Center’s 31st Annual Building Lighting Ceremony when more than 15,000 lights illuminate the San Francisco skyline.
2017 Embarcadero Lighting Ceremony
Friday, November 17, 2017
Justin …

Friday, November 24

San Francisco Critical Mass
Friday, November 24 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
San Francisco Critical Mass

Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in San Francisco starting at 5:30 pm at Justin Herman Plaza (foot of Market Street) and in cities around the world. Everyone is invited. No one is in charge. Bring your ...

Thursday, November 30

Exploratorium After Dark: Eating Well | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Eating Well | Pier 15

Lose yourself in over 650 interactive exhibits exploring perception, art and science at our adults-only After Dark. Grab your friends and a drink and get immersed in mind-bending experiences and unique, thought-provoking programs.
What makes you decide whether to eat something or not? Some of us …

Friday, December 29

San Francisco Critical Mass
Friday, December 29 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
San Francisco Critical Mass

Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in San Francisco starting at 5:30 pm at Justin Herman Plaza (foot of Market Street) and in cities around the world. Everyone is invited. No one is in charge. Bring your ...

Sunday, December 31

San Francisco New Year’s Eve Fireworks Show | 2017
Sunday, December 31 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | Embarcadero
San Francisco New Year's Eve Fireworks Show | 2017

Say goodbye to 2017 and ring in the 2018 new year with 200,000 fellow bundled-up San Franciscans for a waterfront fireworks tradition as the city once again hosts a free waterfront midnight fireworks show on New Year’s Eve.
San Francisco New Year’s Eve Fireworks
Saturday, December 31, …