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Tuesday, February 20

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Game Night” | AMC Saratoga
Tuesday, February 20 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Saratoga
Free Sneak Preview Movie:

Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Game Night,” a brand new comedy and crime movie starring Rachel McAdams and  Jason Bateman.
>Unfortunately, they have reached the RSVP limit and the guestlist is now closed.
Free Film Screening: Game Night
February 20, 2018 | 7:30 pm
AMC …

Wednesday, February 21

Win Tix: Disney on Ice “Follow Your Heart” at SAP Center | San Jose
Wednesday, February 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | SAP Center

Follow your heart to Disney On Ice. Swim with Dory and new pal Hank from Finding Dory. Cheer with the Emotions from Inside Out. Join Olaf as he helps reunite Anna and Elsa from Frozen. See the Disney Princesses achieve their dreams.
Tickets Start at $15 – …

Saturday, February 24

37th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off | Santa Cruz Boardwalk
Saturday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission; $10 Tasting Kits.
| Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
37th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off | Santa Cruz Boardwalk

Every year, talented chefs from throughout the West Coast compete for the glory of the Best Clam Chowder on the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. More than just a culinary competition, the fun event has featured participants dressed as scuba divers, mermaids, and even a Clam Superhero. ...

Peet’s Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF
Peet's Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF

Like wine, there are so many varieties of coffee that tasting them all can be somewhat overwhelming. Guided Tastings allow you to experience the flavor characteristics of a particular coffee and compare it to another coffee from the same or different growing region or processing ...

Win Tix: 2018 Bacon and Beer Classic | Levi’s Stadium
Saturday, February 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Use code FUNCHEAP to get $5 off tickets - starting at $64
| Levi's Stadium

Love bacon and beer? Of course you do, you are a human. The Bacon and Beer Classic is taking over Levi’s Stadium for year three.
Prepare yourself for a no-holds-barred blowout on the field with three hours of tastings from 100+ beers from regional breweries, 30+ …

Sunday, February 25

37th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off | Santa Cruz Boardwalk
Sunday, February 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission; $10 Tasting Kits.
| Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
37th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off | Santa Cruz Boardwalk

Every year, talented chefs from throughout the West Coast compete for the glory of the Best Clam Chowder on the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. More than just a culinary competition, the fun event has featured participants dressed as scuba divers, mermaids, and even a Clam Superhero. ...

Monday, February 26

Silent Book Club: Book Lovers’ Monthly Reading | San Jose
Monday, February 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Hedley Club
Silent Book Club: Book Lovers' Monthly Reading | San Jose

Silent Book Club is a monthly meetup of reading afficionados. Bring yourself and what you’re currently reading to The Hedley Club. Free, but an RSVP is requested. The link can sometimes be hard to find. You can sometimes find it in these two sites: Silent Book ...

Friday, March 2

Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Friday, March 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

Connect with nature at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, a place for learning, exploration and building community located in a beautiful building right on the beach in Santa Cruz. Permanent exhibits include wildlife and habitat displays, artifacts and cultural exhibits of the Ohlone, a ...

South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose
Friday, March 2 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. Come check out nearly 20 galleries, shops, bars and even a yoga studio  — all venues participating in South First Fridays, a free ...

MACLA Presents “Charged Particles” An Afro Latin Jazz Music | San Jose
Friday, March 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission
| MACLA/Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana
MACLA Presents

Submitted by the Event Organizer
Charged Particles features the Bay Area’s favorite Afro-Latin jazz keyboardist Murray Low, along with the inventive acoustic and electric bassist Aaron German, and fiery drummer Jon Krosnick (who performed recently with Chick Corea).
Their blend of funky Afro-Latin jazz includes original compositions …

South First Fridays Art Walk & Special Performances | San Jose
Friday, March 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | MACLA/Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana
South First Fridays Art Walk & Special Performances | San Jose

The South First Fridays art walk in downtown San Jose is a self-guided evening tour through galleries, museums, and independent creative businesses featuring eclectic art exhibitions and special performances. All art venues are free & open to the public. This event occurs every first Friday of ...

Saturday, March 3

“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, March 3 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area

Enjoy a free, monthly outdoor walk on the first Saturday of every month as part of the “Healthy Parks, Healthy People” program. First Saturday Programs are introductory walking/physical activity programs that occur on the first Saturday of each month throughout the Bay Area. Please note that ...

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit cards and debit cards get free admission to seven Bay Area museums and two Sacramento museums for the first full weekend each month. This includes the de Young, Legion of Honor, CJM and Oakland Museum of ...

Peet’s Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF
Peet's Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF

Like wine, there are so many varieties of coffee that tasting them all can be somewhat overwhelming. Guided Tastings allow you to experience the flavor characteristics of a particular coffee and compare it to another coffee from the same or different growing region or processing ...

Sunday, March 4

2018 Holi Celebration | South Bay
Sunday, March 4 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission, but bring money for colors
| Shreemaya Krishnadham
2018 Holi Celebration | South Bay

You’re invited to a one-day Holi Celebration put together by the Bay Area Youth Vaishnav Parivar in Milpitas. 2018 Holi Celebration Sunday, March 4, 2018 Shreemaya Krishnadham, 25 Corning Ave., Milpitas FREE, but bring money for colors, food and drinks. Enjoy a fun-filled day of color, ...

Friday, March 9

National Day of Unplugging 2018 | No Tech Day
Friday, March 9 – 6:00 pm | | San Francisco Bay Area
National Day of Unplugging 2018 | No Tech Day

People across the nation (and world) will recharge themselves by not using computers, cell phones, or any technology for 24 hours, sundown to sundown.
National Day of Unplugging
March 9-10, 2018 | Sundown to Sundown
Everywhere
FREE
So take some time to talk to people the old fashioned way (without your face …

San José Neighbor Nights: Free Activities Every Second Friday | 2018
Friday, March 9 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | All over San Jose
San José Neighbor Nights: Free Activities Every Second Friday | 2018

The City of San José Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services invites you to the first San José Neighbor Nights. The event will take place every second Friday of the month at community centers throughout the entire City of San José. SJ Neighbor Nights ...

Saturday, March 10

Tax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | SF
Saturday, March 10 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Tax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | SF

It’s still early in the tax season, but if you file early, not only will the IRS love you and send you flowers (not really), but you’ll get your refund early. The volunteers of Tax Aid will help you file your tax return, so long ...

Peet’s Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF
Peet's Coffee Free Saturday Guided Tasting Series | SF

Like wine, there are so many varieties of coffee that tasting them all can be somewhat overwhelming. Guided Tastings allow you to experience the flavor characteristics of a particular coffee and compare it to another coffee from the same or different growing region or processing ...

Saturday, March 24

2018 Blossom Festival: Vintage Cars, Old-Timey Music & Films | South Bay
Saturday, March 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Saratoga Heritage Orchard
2018 Blossom Festival: Vintage Cars, Old-Timey Music & Films | South Bay

Music of the ’30s and ’40s, antique cars, vintage motors, children’s crafts, and craftspeople will bring back memories of yesteryear at the annual Blossom Festival in the Saratoga Heritage Orchard.
2018 Blossom Festival
Saturday, March 24, 2018 | 10 am to 4 pm
Saratoga Heritage Orchard, 13650 Saratoga Ave
FREE
2018 …

Monday, March 26

Silent Book Club: Book Lovers’ Monthly Reading | San Jose
Monday, March 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Hedley Club
Silent Book Club: Book Lovers' Monthly Reading | San Jose

Silent Book Club is a monthly meetup of reading afficionados. Bring yourself and what you’re currently reading to The Hedley Club. Free, but an RSVP is requested. The link can sometimes be hard to find. You can sometimes find it in these two sites: Silent Book ...

Friday, April 6

South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose
Friday, April 6 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. Come check out nearly 20 galleries, shops, bars and even a yoga studio  — all venues participating in South First Fridays, a free ...

South First Fridays Art Walk & Special Performances | San Jose
Friday, April 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | MACLA/Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana
South First Fridays Art Walk & Special Performances | San Jose

The South First Fridays art walk in downtown San Jose is a self-guided evening tour through galleries, museums, and independent creative businesses featuring eclectic art exhibitions and special performances. All art venues are free & open to the public. This event occurs every first Friday of ...

Saturday, April 7

“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, April 7 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area

Enjoy a free, monthly outdoor walk on the first Saturday of every month as part of the “Healthy Parks, Healthy People” program. First Saturday Programs are introductory walking/physical activity programs that occur on the first Saturday of each month throughout the Bay Area. Please note that ...

Friday, April 13

San José Neighbor Nights: Free Activities Every Second Friday | 2018
Friday, April 13 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | All over San Jose
San José Neighbor Nights: Free Activities Every Second Friday | 2018

The City of San José Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services invites you to the first San José Neighbor Nights. The event will take place every second Friday of the month at community centers throughout the entire City of San José. SJ Neighbor Nights ...