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Tuesday, February 21

Free Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF
Tuesday, February 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building
Free Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF

The James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, a National Historic Landmark, is located at the corner of Seventh and Mission Streets in San Francisco. The public entrance is 95 Seventh Street. Opened in 1905, this is considered one of America’s most beautiful public buildings. Today, it ...

Yum & Yummer: A Comedy Showcase | SF
Tuesday, February 21 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Brainwash Cafe
Yum & Yummer: A Comedy Showcase | SF

The third Tuesday is just around the corner so that means it’s time to get yummy again. Wash your undies in the laundromat, grab a beer and get ready for a fun distraction. Brainwash is the home to many local comics so come watch host ...

Free Astronomy Presentations in a Bar & Giveaways | SF
Tuesday, February 21 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | DNA Lounge
Free Astronomy Presentations in a Bar & Giveaways | SF

Much like the universe in its first nanoseconds, Astronomy on Tap Bay Area has undergone inflation to a much larger size. All ages are welcome at their next event which is free and will be at DNA Lounge on Tuesday, Feb. 21st.

The astronomical lineup starts with …

Wednesday, February 22

“$10 Dolla Holla” w/ Kelis Live in Concert | 1015 Folsom
Wednesday, February 22 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*21+
| 1015 Folsom

See huge acts for a small price. The $10 Dolla Holla kicks off at 1015 Folsom featuring R&B superstar Kelis.
You’ve danced you butt off to her hits like “Milkshake“, “I’m Bossy”, “Bounce” w/ Calvin Harris, or “Acapella” and for the price of a pressed juice, you …

Thursday, February 23

Quick Draw SF: “Love Beyond Valentine’s Day” | SF
Thursday, February 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| 1192 Folsom
Quick Draw SF:

This month Quick Draw SF is a week later than usual. The theme is “Love Beyond Valentine’s Day,” a look at what you hold most near and dear to you on Thursday, February 23, 2017 with happy hour specials in full effect plus DJ music …

Win Tix: “Dance Art Music” A Black & White Affair | DNA Lounge
Thursday, February 23 – 9:30 pm | Cost: WIN | DNA Lounge

It’s rough being an artist. Well, rough or you’re rich, artists either make all the money or no money. DAM (dance, art, music) Events are trying to bridge that gap by offering performance opportunities for local artists without representation.
> Get Tickets – $25.00
In a A Black …

Friday, February 24

Generations: Black LGBTIQQ History Experiences 2017 | SF
Friday, February 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| SOMArts Cultural Center
Generations: Black LGBTIQQ History Experiences 2017 | SF

Come and join a free community event celebrating the lives of black LGBTIQQ people. There will be raffle prizes, entertainment, an art gallery, food, music and free HIV/STD testing.
Free but an RSVP is required.

Saturday, February 25

Annual “Give Kids a Smile” Day: Free Dental Check-up, Screening & Goodies | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | University of the Pacific School of Dentistry
Annual

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry will offer free dental check-ups and oral health screenings for children as part of a Give Kids A Smile event.
The screenings will take place at the Dugoni School of Dentistry’s Pediatric Clinic on the San Francisco campus …

Thrillpeddlers’ Rummage Sale: Weird Costumes & Props | SoMa
Saturday, February 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Hypnodrome
Thrillpeddlers' Rummage Sale: Weird Costumes & Props | SoMa

Thrillpeddlers, a San Francisco-based theatre company specializing in ‘Grand Guignol’ horror plays, fetish performance, and lights-out spookshows, is closing their doors.  They have to have everything packed up by the end of February, so they’re throwing a big rummage sale. Scour through the rummage sale to ...

Lyrical Workshop: Emerge With Better Songs | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Lyrical Opposition
Lyrical Workshop: Emerge With Better Songs | SF

Based in San Francisco, the monthly workshop series runs every 4th Saturday of the month until the end of the year. Over 50 artists in the past couple months have participated in Lyrical Opposition Workshops and Forums, with participants learning valuable artist techniques, strategies and ...

“I Wolf You” New York-Based Artist’s Installation | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Heron Arts

Open Color presents a special one-night-only exhibition at Heron Arts in San Francisco on February 25, 2017 debuting New York-based artist June Kim’s installation I Wolf You.
Kim is best known for her performative photographs and videos of herself and her wolf-like dogs. She creates scenes …

Live Figure Drawing Session | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Arc Studios & Gallery
Live Figure Drawing Session | SF

The 7th Annual “Life Live” drawing session assembles five amazing practitioners of life drawing. The artists will be showcasing their skills “live” in figure drawing sessions open to the public in the main gallery. Over the course of the evening, the gestural drawings will be …

Expression of Surrealism: Group Exhibit Opening | SF
Saturday, February 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | DaDa SF
Expression of Surrealism: Group Exhibit Opening | SF

Come and take a look at a group exhibition featuring the works of 4 bay area emerging artists: Jerry Frost, Avery Palmer, Anthony Tablizo and Wesely Wright.
Their works feature a myriad of expressions of surrealism fused with contemporary and pop art depicting the bizarre, twisted, nonsensical …

Sunday, February 26

Phat Sunday: Hardly Strictly New Orleans Mardi Gras | SF
Sunday, February 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: $5*
*Covers the general admission.
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
Phat Sunday: Hardly Strictly New Orleans Mardi Gras | SF

Join them at the biggest, easiest Mardi Gras food festival in San Francisco, where a parade of food trucks and pop-up vendors will serve up zesty Creole and Cajun fare with a side of live music and a lineup of craft beers and other peppy potations.
Eat …

Thrillpeddlers’ Rummage Sale: Weird Costumes & Props | SoMa
Sunday, February 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Hypnodrome
Thrillpeddlers' Rummage Sale: Weird Costumes & Props | SoMa

Thrillpeddlers, a San Francisco-based theatre company specializing in ‘Grand Guignol’ horror plays, fetish performance, and lights-out spookshows, is closing their doors.  They have to have everything packed up by the end of February, so they’re throwing a big rummage sale. Scour through the rummage sale to ...

2017 Novela Oscars Party: Costumes & Popcorn | SF
2017 Novela Oscars Party: Costumes & Popcorn | SF

Come to Novela to celebrate Hollywood’s biggest night full of glitz, glamour and selfies on two large projection screens and five HD flat panels at 3 pm on Sunday, February 26, 2017.
Free, but an RSVP is required plus you get one free small popcorn.
Come dressed as your …

Monday, February 27

“Odd” Strange Stand-Up Comedy & Drink Specials | SF
Monday, February 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oddjob

“Odd” is a new show at SF’s Oddjob bar that celebrates the stranger side of stand-up comedy. Twice a month, they have their favorite stand-up comedians explore the darkest recesses of their subconscious minds, absolutely free of charge. To make sure you have the weirdest possible ...

Wednesday, March 1

“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF
Wednesday, March 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donation-based admission
| Eagle Tavern

Safe Words is a comedy show at a leather bar that features the talent of nationally touring comics, to local favorites. Faces from Comedy Central, Conan, Reddit & Vice have graced the stage. Even Margaret Cho (HBO, 30 Rock) has stopped by. Every first Wednesday, ...

Saturday, March 4

2017 San Francisco History Days: Saturday | Old Mint
Saturday, March 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | The Old Mint
2017 San Francisco History Days: Saturday | Old Mint

Explore San Francisco’s amazing history at the annual San Francisco History Expo as the Old Mint becomes a series of pop-up museums of San Francisco history with more than 75 exhibitors. 2017 San Francisco History Days – Saturday, March 4 | 11 am to 5 pm ...

Sunday, March 5

2016 San Francisco History Days | Old Mint
Sunday, March 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE | The Old Mint
2016 San Francisco History Days | Old Mint

Explore San Francisco’s amazing history at the annual San Francisco History Expo as the Old Mint becomes a series of pop-up museums of San Francisco history with more than 75 exhibitors. 2017 San Francisco History Days – Saturday, March 4 | 11 am to 5 pm ...

Tuesday, March 7

Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, March 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Contemporary Jewish Museum
Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

The Contemporary Jewish Museum engages audiences of all  backgrounds through dynamic exhibitions and programs that explore contemporary perspectives on Jewish culture, history, art, and ideas. And the architecture of the Museum itself is a work of art. Embracing a range of artistic disciplines and media, ...

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays
Tuesday, March 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) is one of the Bay Area’s premier venues for adventurous art. A multidisciplinary art center, the YBCA features exhibitions, performance, film/video, and community engagement programs, along with rotating art exhibits with a focus on contemporary and emerging art ...

Free Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF
Tuesday, March 7 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building
Free Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF

The James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, a National Historic Landmark, is located at the corner of Seventh and Mission Streets in San Francisco. The public entrance is 95 Seventh Street. Opened in 1905, this is considered one of America’s most beautiful public buildings. Today, it ...

Evening Cabaret: New Queer Work by Bay-Area Artists | SF
Tuesday, March 7 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | SOMArts Cultural Center
Evening Cabaret: New Queer Work by Bay-Area Artists | SF

On the first Tuesday of each month The News, presented by SOMArts Cultural Center, features new, queer work by Bay Area artists. The News is a monthly cabaret evening that spotlights 10-minute or less performance pieces, experiments, and works in progress by pre-selected solo artists, ...

Thursday, March 9

Intro to Urban Bicycling: Celebrating Women, Trans & Femme | SF
Thursday, March 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is requested.
| San Francisco Bicycle Coalition
Intro to Urban Bicycling: Celebrating Women, Trans & Femme | SF

In honor of Women’s history month, the SF bicycle coalition is holding a Women Bike SF class for women, trans, and femme identified individuals on the joy of biking in San Francisco.
Come learn the basics of biking in San Francisco at their Intro to Urban …