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Monday, March 27

“Odd” Strange Stand-Up Comedy & Drink Specials | SF
Monday, March 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 ...

Tuesday, March 28

Free Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF
Tuesday, March 28 – 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 ...

Cookies & Comedy Night | SF
Tuesday, March 28 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Brainwash Cafe
Cookies & Comedy Night | SF

March 28 lineup:

Annick Adele
Jason Cole
Jackie Keliiaa
Geneva Rust-Orta
Pam Benjamin
Headliner: Worm

Wednesday, March 29

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Ghost in the Shell” | AMC Metreon 16
Wednesday, March 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Metreon 16
Free Sneak Preview Movie:

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Ghost in the Shell,” a brand new action movie starring Scarlett Johansson.
Free Film Screening: Ghost in the Shell
March 29, 2017 | 7:00 pm
AMC Metreon 16 (SF)
RSVP code: yuLCk72070

Tickets available through https://www.gofobo.com/rsvp
Tickets are free, but subject to availability.
Depending on …

Prince 30th Anniv. Concert “Sign O’ The Times” | 1015 Folsom
Wednesday, March 29 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP (subject to capacity); Guaranteed admission is $20
| 1015 Folsom
Prince 30th Anniv. Concert

The Purple Ones will rock your mind with an insatiable tribute to Prince to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Sign O’ The Times with a free live show on March 29, 2017 at 1015 Folsom for a serious dose of unadulterated funk.
This funky 11-piece tribute …

Win Tix: “The Purple Ones” Prince Tribute Concert | 1015 Folsom
Wednesday, March 29 – 10:00 pm | Cost: WIN | 1015 Folsom

Oakland California’s The Purple Ones treat the music and patented vibe of Prince with the utmost respect, capturing the essence of what it was like to see Prince live. The musical dexterity of The Purple Ones – with 11 pieces on stage including a full …

Friday, March 31

Transgender Day of Visibility | SF
Friday, March 31 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| SOMArts Cultural Center
Transgender Day of Visibility | SF

Transgender Day of Visibility (TDoV) is a celebration of trans* lives with the trans* community, allies and community partners coming together at the San Francisco LGBT Center.
2017 Transgender Day of Visibility
Friday, March 31, 2017 | 5:30 pm-8:30 pm
SOMArts Cultural Center, 934 Brannan St
FREE, but an RSVP is required.
Trans Day of Visibility …

“Spirit” Album Release Celebration | SF
Friday, March 31 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*This event is for 21 and above.
| WISH

Join them in San Francisco on Friday, March 31st as they celebrate the release of Depeche Mode’s 14th studio album, Spirit. The night will be filled with dj’s playing tracks from the new Depeche Mode album along with the music from their entire catalog.
This event …

Win Tix: Hotline: SF’s First Ever Ultimate Indie Dance Party | DNA Lounge
Friday, March 31 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$7 adv with secret code 2SHTQ7 (otherwise it's $10 adv / $15 door)
| DNA Lounge

Indie music fans, your time has come. For one historic night, Four of SF’s most infamous indie dance parties and 11 local DJs unite for a monumental evening of indie music — one of the largest of its kind — ever.
Featuring an epic collection of SF’s …

Saturday, April 1

San Francisco’s Largest Color Fight: Holi 2017 | Mission District
Saturday, April 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN | California College of the Arts SF (CCA SF)
San Francisco's Largest Color Fight: Holi 2017 | Mission District

The ancient springtime Hindu festival of color and throwing stuff at people comes to San Francisco when Asha, an Indian non-profit agency, brings Holi to the Mission district.
Typically each year there’s a DJ and dancing as you throw water and non-toxic, water soluble, chalk colors …

18th Annual April Fools Comedy Night | Brainwash
Saturday, April 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are suggested.
| Brainwash Cafe
18th Annual April Fools Comedy Night | Brainwash

Join the Brainwash for their 18th Annual April Fools Comedy Special hosted by the “Godfather of San Francisco Comedy,” Tony Sparks, on April 1, 2017.
Aside from the surprise guests, they will also be giving free cupcakes.

Tuesday, April 4

Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, April 4 – 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, April 4 – 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 ...

“1984” Free Movie Screening | SF
Tuesday, April 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

YBCA is proud to join over 100 film and video exhibitors nationwide in showing this adaptation of George Orwell’s terrifying and timely dystopian novel 1984 on April 4, the “cold day in April” on which the novel and film begin.
The late John Hurt is Winston …

Evening Cabaret: New Queer Work by Bay-Area Artists | SF
Tuesday, April 4 – 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, ...

Wednesday, April 5

“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF
Wednesday, April 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donation-based admission
| Eagle Tavern

Please note, “Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs will now start from 6 pm to 8 pm, and not at 8 pm as originally listed before.

Friday, April 7

“Dubz Against the World” Art Show | SF
Friday, April 7 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $8*
*$8 in advance and $10 at the door.
| SOMArts Cultural Center

Are you a member of Dub Nation? Well, this is the event for you. Come and join #DubzAgainstTheWorld SF on April 7-9, 2017 where you will find art exhibits of more than 30 artists, music, sneakers, games, and food trucks.
This is a family friendly so bring …

Funny Fest Friday Night Fights Comedy Show | SF
Friday, April 7 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Brainwash Cafe
Funny Fest Friday Night Fights Comedy Show | SF

Have a laugh every first Friday of each month, beginning April 7th through July 7th, 6:30PM at The Brainwash with the Funny Fest Night Fights. Funny Fest Friday Night Fights Comedy Show Every First Friday | 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Brainwash Cafe, 1122 Folsom Street, ...

Saturday, April 8

“Back to the Garden” Art Exhibit | SF
Saturday, April 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Root Division

Guest curated by Root Division’s 2017 Exhibitions Fellow, Lauren Etchells, “Back to the Garden” examines the ways in which artists create order, find inspiration, and craft identity through the natural sublime. From houseplants, to well-manicured gardens, and neighborhood parks, the natural world is consciously interwoven …

Monday, April 10

“Odd” Strange Stand-Up Comedy & Drink Specials | SF
Monday, April 10 – 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 ...

Witches’ Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF
Monday, April 10 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to see the show. $5 to enter the witchy raffle.
| Black Hammer Brewing
Witches' Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF

Witches’ Brew is a monthly comedy show featuring the best witchy comics in the Bay and beyond. 7:30 pm Doors/ 8 pm Show Hosted by Aviva Siegel & Allison Mick.

Tuesday, April 11

Free Guided Tours of 9th Circuit Court of Appeals | SF
Tuesday, April 11 – 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 ...

Cookies & Comedy Night | SF
Tuesday, April 11 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Brainwash Cafe
Cookies & Comedy Night | SF

Cookies and Comedy is a top notch comedy show highlighted by comics who in addition to having great material also have stage personas with a lot of flavor. This flavor is celebrated by bringing in some oven baked cookies for free. The show takes place at ...

Friday, April 14

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, April 14 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
| Sightglass Coffee
Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa

Every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month, join Sightglass Coffee at their 7th Street training lab for good conversation, tasty coffees, and warm fuzzy feelings. The event is free, but space is limited so please RSVP if you plan on attending. Sightglass is an independent, sibling-owned ...

Saturday, April 15

“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | SF
Saturday, April 15 – 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, bringing the art scene back to the Upper Haight one creative community event at a time. every third Saturday of the month. There will be easels provided and some materials ...