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Saturday, April 21

2018 “Mission Crit” Fixie Bike Race on Tight City Streets | SF
Saturday, April 21 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch; registration and fee is required to race
| 2111 Harrison St
2018

The Mission Crit is an unsanctioned bicycle race held on a short, technical circuit in the Mission District of San Francisco. It is the first race of its kind to win approval from the city of San Francisco. The 40-minute race pits elite road racers, track racers, and …

Win Tix: Non Stop Bhangra: Indian Dance Party Feat. PBN Live (UK) | Public Works
Saturday, April 21 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Public Works

Non Stop Bhangra returns on April 21st with another banging installment. This month the crew is excited to welcome another buck list artist PBN- a UK born world-renowned singer, performer and music producer who is one of the most recognized Brit-Asian talents with the rightly earned coveted title …

Sunday, April 22

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, April 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...

Monday, April 23

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, April 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brewcade
Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF

One part nerd, one part slurred, Super Trashed Bros brings together comedy, video games and alcohol every first Monday at Brewcade. Audience participation is essential as a live crowd and online viewers—from the streaming platform Twitch—suggest new rules and new gags. Power-up, throw down and push ...

Wednesday, April 25

“Greenhouse 2018” Transformative Play Readings: Sweet And Sour by Dan Schifrin | SF
Wednesday, April 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations from $5 to $15 is requested.
| Z Below Theater

Some of the hottest emerging playwrights in the Bay Area present staged readings of new work. San Francisco’s theatre scene is thriving, and the playwriting program is a hot spot, helping the next generation of playwrights grow and reap the stories of our times. RSVP ...

Shaping SF Lecture: Time for Universal Basic Income | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, April 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Shaping SF Lecture: Time for Universal Basic Income | Mission Dist.

Touted by the tech industry as a way to preserve livelihoods in a time of automation replacing workers, Universal Basic Income (UBI) is not a new concept. As a poverty alleviation idea, it has resonance in the EPIC program of 1930s California, and similar ideas …

Thursday, April 26

Speak Cheesy: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF
Thursday, April 26 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Alite Outpost
Speak Cheesy: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF

Get hungry folks. The good folks at the Alite Outpost will be serving up hot grilled cheeses and cold brews every last Thursday of the month. Swing by for a bite to eat and enjoy in-store discounts as well as some helpful advice from the ...

Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, April 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Thursday and fourth Thursday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. Is it taking place this month? Always check the Facebook ...

I Wish I Was Happy Hour Comedy Show | SF
Thursday, April 26 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission but bring money for food and drinks.
| Slate Bar
I Wish I Was Happy Hour Comedy Show | SF

Come commiserate in laughter with the Bay Area’s top comedians. They’ll make you feel like life isn’t too bad, or at least let you laugh at their misfortunes. And, that always feels good. Stay after the show for free ’90s dance karaoke. (I wish I ...

Friday, April 27

San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, April 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.

Join the SF Beard and Mustache Club for a monthly gathering at Zeitgeist at 7 pm every last Friday of the month. If you have a beard or mustache, if you like beards and mustaches, or if you want a beard or mustache, then by all means ...

Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF
Friday, April 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
| Alley Cat Books
Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF

Don’t spend yer Friday sittin’ at home, chewin’ tobacco all on yer lonesome. C’mon down to the ole book place; bring yer dancin’ legs. Alley Cat Bookstore and Gallery will be hosting the Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance from 7-9 pm every 4th Friday night. All dances are ...

“Greenhouse 2018” Transformative Play Readings: Never Mind by Al | SF
Friday, April 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations from $5 to $15 is requested.
| Z Below Theater

Some of the hottest emerging playwrights in the Bay Area present staged readings of new work. San Francisco’s theatre scene is thriving, and the playwriting program is a hot spot, helping the next generation of playwrights grow and reap the stories of our times. RSVP ...

Saturday, April 28

“Greenhouse 2018” Transformative Play Readings: Avon Lady Calling by Ramon Jackson | SF
Saturday, April 28 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations from $5 to $15 is requested.
| Z Below Theater

Some of the hottest emerging playwrights in the Bay Area present staged readings of new work. San Francisco’s theatre scene is thriving, and the playwriting program is a hot spot, helping the next generation of playwrights grow and reap the stories of our times. RSVP ...

Brave New Jokes: Comedy Showcase | Mission Dist.
Saturday, April 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$2 with code "funcheapbaby" on Eventbrite; otherwise, it's $5.
| Darger Bar
Brave New Jokes: Comedy Showcase | Mission Dist.

Brave New Jokes is a premier comedy showcase hosted by Michael Brandon (SJ Improv) and Nicole Calasich (SF Punchline) at the Dear Mom in the Mission. Every fourth Saturday of the month, they feature a diverse range of comedians from Bay Area headliners to comedians from ...

Sunday, April 29

“Spring Chicken” Vending Garden for the Blooming Season | The Chapel
Sunday, April 29 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | The Chapel

Spring has Sprung and with that, you are cordially invited to the inaugural edition of our new event, “Spring Chicken: A Vending Garden.”
“Spring Chicken” Vending Garden for the Blooming Season
Sunday, April 29, 2018 | 11 am to 4 pm
The Chapel, 777 Valencia Street, San Francisco
FREE
Make a …

Blossom International Dance Party Festival | SF
Sunday, April 29 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | CCSF Health and Wellness Center
Blossom International Dance Party Festival | SF

Participate in a large program of dances from around the world. The first hour will be instruction time for dancers of all ages and experience.
Blossom International Dance Party Festival
Tuesday, April 29, 2018 | 12:30 pm to 5:30 pm
CCSF Health and Wellness Center, Ocean Ave. at Phelan, SF
FREE
Beginners …

“Greenhouse 2018” Transformative Play Readings: Never Mind by Al | SF
Sunday, April 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations from $5 to $15 is requested.
| Z Below Theater

Some of the hottest emerging playwrights in the Bay Area present staged readings of new work. San Francisco’s theatre scene is thriving, and the playwriting program is a hot spot, helping the next generation of playwrights grow and reap the stories of our times. RSVP ...

2018 Día de Los Libros: Music, Poetry & Family Dance Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, April 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Parque Ninos Unidos
2018 Día de Los Libros: Music, Poetry & Family Dance Party | Mission Dist.

San Francisco’s Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros: A Celebration of Children & Books is rooted in a longtime Latin American tradition of celebrating children.
San Francisco’s first Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros was held in 1999 with the goal of …

“Greenhouse 2018” Transformative Play Readings: Avon Lady Calling by Ramon Jackson | SF
Sunday, April 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations from $5 to $15 is requested.
| Z Below Theater

Some of the hottest emerging playwrights in the Bay Area present staged readings of new work. San Francisco’s theatre scene is thriving, and the playwriting program is a hot spot, helping the next generation of playwrights grow and reap the stories of our times. RSVP ...

Monday, April 30

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, April 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brewcade
Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF

One part nerd, one part slurred, Super Trashed Bros brings together comedy, video games and alcohol every first Monday at Brewcade. Audience participation is essential as a live crowd and online viewers—from the streaming platform Twitch—suggest new rules and new gags. Power-up, throw down and push ...

Wednesday, May 2

Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout
Wednesday, May 2 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout

At Drink and Draw, artsy bar patrons draw to a theme and submit their artwork into a raffle for cocktails and other prizes at The Knockout in the Mission District. The artwork gets scanned online for all to admire. Drink and Draw happens every first Wednesday of the ...

“The End” Insane Tarantino-Style Improv | SF
Wednesday, May 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Stagewerx Theatre

Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, come to Stage Werx Theatre to watch an improvised movie crafted before your very eyes. In true Tarantino style, they start with the end, portraying an action filled and/or heart-throbbingly romantic and/or tear-jerkingly dramatic and/or gut-busting funny ...

Thursday, May 3

New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.
Thursday, May 3 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Artists' Television Access
New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.

The Bay Area’s only Open Screening for up and coming filmmakers takes place on the first Thursday of each month at Artists’ Television Access in the Mission. Come enjoy a supportive community of filmmakers and see your work on the big screen. Feel free to ...

Friday, May 4

Timbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco
Timbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco

Come down to Timbuk2 Factory and Headquarters for a 60-minute behind-the-scenes look at the product design, marketing, and of course the (spoiler alert) office gong, disco ball and kegerator. Free tours take place at 11 am on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are ...