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Thursday, May 3

Castro Art Walk | First Thursdays
Thursday, May 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Castro
Castro Art Walk | First Thursdays

Galleries and art spaces will be open late every 1st Thursday of the month from 6-9 pm. Expect to see amazing artwork from artists near and far, participate in events, workshops, and more. Castro Art Walk 1st Thursdays | 6-9 pm The Castro, San Francisco FREE

Close-Up Comedy: Great Comics & Free Beer Giveaways | SF
Thursday, May 3 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission. Beer, wine, and fancy pastries for sale
| Matching Half Cafe
Close-Up Comedy: Great Comics & Free Beer Giveaways | SF

Come and watch Nopa’s only free monthly comedy show. They’ve got great comics, local favorites, headliners, and free beer giveaways. This is a fun night if you’d like to: Meet your neighbors Eat artisanal pop tarts Regret not having said pop tarts more readily available in ...

Friday, May 4

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta: Live Music, Tequila and Salsa Dancing | Cadillac Bar & Grill
Friday, May 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cadillac Bar & Grill
Cinco de Mayo Fiesta: Live Music, Tequila and Salsa Dancing | Cadillac Bar & Grill

Come enjoy food, drinks, music and dancing to celebrate Cinco de Mayo at The Cadillac Bar & Grill.
2018 Cinco de Mayo Fiesta
Friday-Saturday, May 4 to 5, 2018 | 5 pm
Cadillac Bar & Grill, 44 9th St, San Francisco
FREE
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Bayview First Fridays: Entertainment, Karaoke & Food Truck | Seven Stills
Friday, May 4 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but bring cash for food and drinks
| Seven Stills Brewery & Distillery (Bayview)
Bayview First Fridays: Entertainment, Karaoke & Food Truck | Seven Stills

Join Seven Stills every first Friday of the month for a free concert or comedy show featuring a different act each month. Their neighbors at Laughing Monk will have your karaoke fix and a food truck will be running outside. Bayview First Fridays Every First ...

Saturday, May 5

2018 Cameron Festival: Dragon Dances, Games & Performances | Chinatown
Saturday, May 5 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to the public.
| Donaldina Cameron House
2018 Cameron Festival: Dragon Dances, Games & Performances | Chinatown

The 2018 Cameron Carnival features fun for all ages and offers a wide variety of activities throughout the day. Admission is free and all are welcome.
Chinese Cameron Carnival
Saturday, May 5, 2018 | 11 am to 7 pm
Donaldina Cameron House, 920 Sacramento St, San Francisco, CA
FREE to the public
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First Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF
Saturday, May 5 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
First Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF

Attention friends of Caturday, your favorite day of the month is back. First Caturday is a day to reclaim the glory of the outdoors for your feline friends. It is a day for charming and delightful outdoor cat-napping and socializing. It is where you can freely exchange information, ...

Downtown Comedy Night at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF
Downtown Comedy Night at SF's Newest Art Bar | SF

Bar Fluxus, run by the same people behind Madrone Art Bar, is a new downtown cocktail bar filled with cool art and as colorful as a big box of crayons. Every Saturday night downtown comes alive with a fresh new comedy set hosted by Feel ...

Sunday, May 6

2018 Bay Area Dance Week: Intergenerational Dance Workshop | SF
Sunday, May 6 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | USF Studio Theater on Lone Mountain
2018 Bay Area Dance Week: Intergenerational Dance Workshop | SF

Join Dance Generators, USF’s intergenerational performance company, for a lively workshop that engages participants in their signature dance/theater process. People of all ages are invited to explore memory through movement.
USF Intergenerational Dance
Sunday, May 6, 2018 | 3 to 5 pm
USF Studio Theater, 2800 Turk Blvd. Wet, …

Monday, May 7

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, May 7 – 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 9

Beyond Borders Storytelling Workshop | SF
Wednesday, May 9 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Hosteling International USA Office
Beyond Borders Storytelling Workshop | SF

Storytelling is more than just entertainment; it’s a powerful technique to connect, establish credibility, inspire, motivate, and convey complex ideas in a memorable way. Beyond Borders offers storytelling workshops for anyone who wants to become a better storyteller.
Beyond Borders Storytelling Workshop
Wednesday, May 09, 2018 | …

The Laugh Boat: Local Brews & Free Comedy | SF
Wednesday, May 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Ocean Ale House
The Laugh Boat: Local Brews & Free Comedy | SF

Every 2nd Wednesday in San Francisco, comedians Jill Maragos, Phil Griffiths and Andrew Orolfo host the best local and nationally touring stand-up comedians in the welcoming and homey space of Ocean Ale House. Enjoy great comedy and some local brew. The Laugh Boat: Local Brews ...

Thursday, May 10

Free Drinks & Standup Comedy in a Barber Shop | SF
Thursday, May 10 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| Debonair Barber & Shave Parlor
Free Drinks & Standup Comedy in a Barber Shop | SF

Every 2nd and 4th Thursday on the Haight, comedians David Naimyar and Andrew Orolfo host the best local and nationally touring stand-up comedians in the fresh and swanky Debonair Barber Shop. They’ll be offering free comedy & Drinks. All shows hosted by David Naimyar – Favorite ...

Saturday, May 12

UCSF Annual Free Skin Cancer Screening | SF
Saturday, May 12 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | UCSF Department of Dermatology
UCSF Annual Free Skin Cancer Screening | SF

Join to a free skin cancer screening event at the UCSF Department of Dermatology. Screenings are open to the public and no need to be a patient of UCSF to attend. Insurance and appointments are not required.
UCSF Annual FREE Skin Cancer Screening | SF
Saturday, May …

SF Public Library’s $1 Book & Media Sale | Mission Dist.
Saturday, May 12 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to look around and you can buy a book or media for only $1.
| The Book Donation Center
SF Public Library's $1 Book & Media Sale | Mission Dist.

The 2nd Saturday of each month, rain or shine, the San Francisco Public Library opens the doors to their Book Donation Center for a massive $1 sale. Selection changes each month, and random treasures abound. Come by and pick up choice books and media at ...

“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | SF
Saturday, May 12 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
| Monument

Join in at the Monument (140 9th St), for figure drawing accompanied by live musicians. Everyone is welcome, we are a mix of seasoned artists, students, and first timers. Poses range from 2, 5, 10, 15, 20 and 30 minutes. There will be easels provided and ...

Downtown Comedy Night at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF
Downtown Comedy Night at SF's Newest Art Bar | SF

Bar Fluxus, run by the same people behind Madrone Art Bar, is a new downtown cocktail bar filled with cool art and as colorful as a big box of crayons. Every Saturday night downtown comes alive with a fresh new comedy set hosted by Feel ...

Monday, May 14

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, May 14 – 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 ...

Tuesday, May 15

Witches’ Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF
Tuesday, May 15 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to see the show. $5 to enter the witchy raffle.
| The Lost Church
Witches' Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF

Witches’ Brew is a monthly comedy show featuring the best witchy comics in the Bay and beyond. Tickets are $10 each, but they assure you it’ll be worth it. 7:30 pm Doors/ 8 pm Show. Hosted by Aviva Siegel & Allison Mick.

Wednesday, May 16

SF’s Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | SF Brewers Guild
Wednesday, May 16 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
| Black Sands
SF's Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | SF Brewers Guild

The San Francisco Brewers Guild has created the city’s first free, hop-on-hop-off “Drink SF Beer Shuttle,” showcasing neighborhood breweries as a permanent companion to its monthly Meet the Brewers nights. The fun kicks off with a “Meet the Brewers” event at 66 pmtypically featuring special release ...

Thursday, May 17

Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours | SoMa
Thursday, May 17 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Market & New Montgomery St
Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours | SoMa

Hidden stories and surprises abound in a free 90-minute walking tour in the Yerba Buena neighborhood of San Francisco’s history, art, poetry, architecture and activism, including live performances of characters that gave the city its unique reputation. Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours Every 3rd Thursdays ...

Saturday, May 19

Mt. Davidson Hike: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Saturday, May 19 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Sherwood and Myra
Mt. Davidson Hike: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides

Explore the inspired history of San Francisco’s highest hill on this hike through a 38-acre nature preserve to the amazing view and gigantic monument at its 938 ft. high summit. Steep trails which can be windy and muddy. Wear a jacket and sturdy shoes. No …

Downtown Comedy Night at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF
Downtown Comedy Night at SF's Newest Art Bar | SF

Bar Fluxus, run by the same people behind Madrone Art Bar, is a new downtown cocktail bar filled with cool art and as colorful as a big box of crayons. Every Saturday night downtown comes alive with a fresh new comedy set hosted by Feel ...

Tuesday, May 22

North Beach Comedy Thing: Free Capos Pizza, Cheap Beer & Swag Giveaways | SF
Tuesday, May 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free pizza is on a first come, first served basis
| Tope Lounge
North Beach Comedy Thing: Free Capos Pizza, Cheap Beer & Swag Giveaways | SF

So you’re in North Beach, huh? Looking for a good time? Want to party with some beautiful people? Want to feel like a million bucks? You want to devour loads of pizza and champagne? Well, welcome to the North Beach Comedy Thing, a monthly showcase, featuring ...

Saturday, May 26

Downtown Comedy Night at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF
Downtown Comedy Night at SF's Newest Art Bar | SF

Bar Fluxus, run by the same people behind Madrone Art Bar, is a new downtown cocktail bar filled with cool art and as colorful as a big box of crayons. Every Saturday night downtown comes alive with a fresh new comedy set hosted by Feel ...

Sunday, May 27

TreasureFest
Sunday, May 27 – All Day | Cost: $5 | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
TreasureFest

The TreasureFest (formerly 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 typically 35+ food trucks, live local music, workshops, kids games, and bars with seasonal cocktails and ...