New Japanese Bowling Alley & Arcade Coming to SF November 2024
Brand New, Fun & Games, San Francisco
New Japanese Bowling Alley & Arcade Coming to SF November 2024
Round1 Bowling & Arcade takes over the old Nordstrom space at Stonestown Galleria
Hamilton is Returning to SF w/ a $10 Ticket Lottery
Artsy Fartsy, Cheap Tips, San Francisco, Things to Do
Hamilton is Returning to SF w/ a $10 Ticket Lottery
The Broadway smash hit returns for 6-weeks Nov. 27 through Jan. 5
6 Awesome Bay Area Swimming Holes (Summer 2024)
Outdoorsy, Parks & Beaches, Swimming / Waterparks
6 Awesome Bay Area Swimming Holes (Summer 2024)
Where to take a dip from secluded spots in the redwoods to beaches and rivers all over the San Francisco Bay Area
San Francisco July Festivals & Street Fairs
Fairs & Festivals, Festival Updates, Get Out: Events
San Francisco July Festivals & Street Fairs
Look forward to the Fillmore Jazz Festival, SF's 4th of July Fireworks, the huge 626 Night Market and much more
Every Night Market in San Francisco Bay Area in 2024
Bay Area Favorites, Eat & Drink, Fairs & Festivals
Every Night Market in San Francisco Bay Area in 2024
Take a stroll through these bustling open-air markets in SF's Chinatown, Downtown SF, Sunset District & more

Monday, July 22, 2024

9:00 am   Japanese Tea Garden’s Free Admission Hour (Golden Gate Park)   FREE*
*Free from 9-10am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday; otherwise non-resident admission is $12 - $16 depending on the season. San Francisco residents are always free with valid ID
6:00 pm   SF Arcade Bar “Emporium” 8 Free Game Tokens for “Industry Night” (Every Monday)   FREE*
*8 free game tokens if you are part of the "industry"
7:00 pm   “Motown On Mondays” DJ Night (Madrone Art Bar)   FREE*
*Free before 8pm; $5 after
7:00 pm   SF’s “Wurst Drag Trivia” (Every Monday)   FREE
7:00 pm   SF’s Summer of Free Pizza: Monday Night Comedy at The Function (July 22 – Aug. 5)   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Free slices of pizza are first come first served, while supplies last
7:30 pm   The Marsh’s Online Storytelling Night (Every Monday)   FREE*
*Everything is FREE. But feel FREE to make a donation through our tip jar to support and sustain The Marsh and MarshStream performers.
8:00 pm   Mirthquake: Monday Live Comedy in the Richmond w/ $5 Drinks (SF)   FREE*
*free tickets, RSVP to ensure a spot, 21+
8:45 pm   “HellaMondays” Free Monday Night Comedy Show (The Function)   FREE*
*RSVP Required.

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Monday, July 22

SF’s Summer of Free Pizza: Monday Night Comedy at The Function (July 22 – Aug. 5)
Monday, July 22 – 7:00 pm - Ends at 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Free slices of pizza are first come first served, while supplies last
| The Function
SF's Summer of Free Pizza: Monday Night Comedy at The Function (July 22 - Aug. 5)

As part of our soft-opening celebrations, it’s free pizza night at The Function Comedy Club on Monday night! We’re getting some X-large 18″ pizzas and giving away free slices to as many guests as possible tonight for our 7pm comedy show – Make sure you RSVP and arrive early! Slices are first ...Every Monday

“HellaMondays” Free Monday Night Comedy Show (The Function)
Monday, July 22 – 8:45 pm - Ends at 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required.
| The Function
"HellaMondays" Free Monday Night Comedy Show (The Function)

Be among the first to check out THE FUNCTION – San Francisco’s brand new full-time comedy club bringing back stand-up comedy and nightlife to Market Street. HellaMondays is a special Monday night showcase with HellaFunny’s rising stars – see their new sets on Monday nights and test ...Every Monday

“The French Wine Connection” SF’s Late Night Wine Party (July 2024)
Monday, July 22 – 10:00 pm - Ends at 2:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*No cover, RSVP required. Wine for purchase
| The Function
"The French Wine Connection" SF's Late Night Wine Party (July 2024)

Welcome to “The French Wine Connection” SF’s Late Night Wine Party! In celebration of Bastille Day, join us every night in July for a late night filled with exquisite French wines (and champagnes), lively music, and great company at this brand new bar and lounge from the Ludo Racinet, ...Every Monday

Japanese Tea Garden’s Free Admission Hour (Golden Gate Park)
Japanese Tea Garden's Free Admission Hour (Golden Gate Park)

The Japanese Tea Garden provides visitors from around the world with an opportunity to experience the natural beauty, tranquility, and harmony of a Japanese-style garden in the heart of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. Originally created as a “Japanese Village” exhibit for the 1894 California ...Every Monday

Tuesday, July 23

SF’s “HellaKosher” Comedy Night 2024 at The Function Comedy Club (7p + 8:45p)
Tuesday, July 23 – 7:00 pm - Ends at 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required.
| The Function
SF's "HellaKosher" Comedy Night 2024 at The Function Comedy Club (7p + 8:45p)

Brace yourself for “HellaKosher,” the comedy night that packs a punch with the finest Jewish (and a few “Jew-ish”) comedians in the Bay Area. Part of the popular HellaFunny comedy series in San Francisco, “HellaKosher” brings you a Tuesday night of 4-5 comedians including many you’ve ...Every Tuesday

John Legend: “A Night of Songs & Stories” w/ the SF Symphony (July 23-24)
Tuesday, July 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $199*
*Adult single ticket starts at $199
| Davies Symphony Hall
John Legend: "A Night of Songs & Stories" w/ the SF Symphony (July 23-24)

This special performance will feature songs and stories with 12-time Grammy Award-winner John Legend, alongside the San Francisco Symphony. Experience intimate reimaginings of his greatest hits (“All of Me,” “Ordinary People,” “Tonight”), unexpected stories from Legend’s life and career, and selections from his most recent ...

$1 Margaritas & “Disco Taco Tuesday” at Underdogs (SoMa)
Tuesday, July 23 – 7:30 pm - Ends at 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No admission charge
| Underdogs Cantina
$1 Margaritas & "Disco Taco Tuesday" at Underdogs (SoMa)

Join us for a Disco Taco Tuesday at Underdogs Cantina with $1 MARGARITAS from 7:30pm – 8pm! $1 Margs & Disco Taco Tuesday Every Tuesday at 7:30pm Underdogs Cantina, 128 King St. (Across from ballpark), SF FREE (No Cover) $1 MARGARITAS from 7:30pm – 8:00pm ...

$6 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, July 23 – 8:30 pm - Ends at 11:59 pm | Cost: $6*
*$6 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $2
| Solano 2 Drive In
$6 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old-fashioned drive-in movie fun. West Wind Drive In Locations Solano Drive-In – 1611 Solano Way, Concord Capitol Drive-In – 3630 Hillcap ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, July 24

White Claw + $1 Wing Wednesdays at Underdogs Cantina (SoMa)
Wednesday, July 24 – 4:30 pm - Ends at 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No admission charge. Wings are $1 each.
| Underdogs Cantina
White Claw + $1 Wing Wednesdays at Underdogs Cantina (SoMa)

Join us for Wing Wednesdays at Underdogs Cantina with $1 Wings from 4:30pm – Close! $1 Wing Wednesdays Every Wednesday | 4:30pm to Close Underdogs Cantina, 128 King St. (Across from ballpark), SF FREE (No Cover) $1 WINGS from 4:30pm – Close Happy Hour from ...

Cat Pilates (Purrlates) with 20+ Adorable Cats (SF’s Cat Cafe)
Cat Pilates (Purrlates) with 20+ Adorable Cats (SF's Cat Cafe)

San Francisco’s only Cat Cafe hosts their mew Purrlates class in their cat lounge with 20+ cats on select Wednesday and Friday evenings. Each class lasts around 30-40 minutes, giving you time to mingle with cats, sip on a glass of sparkling wine (Friday nights ...

FREE Oakland “HellaSecret” Comedy Show (Wednesday Nights)
FREE Oakland "HellaSecret" Comedy Show (Wednesday Nights)

Get ready for our “HellaSecret” speakeasy comedy show in Oakland. A series of pop-up live comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. This HellaSecret comedy show takes place in a ...

“HellaGay Comedy Night” at SF’s Newest Comedy Club (The Function)
Wednesday, July 24 – 7:00 pm - Ends at 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required.
| The Function
"HellaGay Comedy Night" at SF's Newest Comedy Club (The Function)

Get ready to let your laughter shine at HellaGay Comedy Night, the ultimate showcase of queer humor, hitting the stage at The Function, San Francisco’s newest comedy hotspot on Market Street. This event promises an evening of unapologetic comedy that celebrates the vibrant LGBTQ+ community. Don’t miss out on this uproarious ...Every Wednesday

John Legend: “A Night of Songs & Stories” w/ the SF Symphony (July 23-24)
Wednesday, July 24 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $199*
*Adult single ticket starts at $199
| Davies Symphony Hall
John Legend: "A Night of Songs & Stories" w/ the SF Symphony (July 23-24)

This special performance will feature songs and stories with 12-time Grammy Award-winner John Legend, alongside the San Francisco Symphony. Experience intimate reimaginings of his greatest hits (“All of Me,” “Ordinary People,” “Tonight”), unexpected stories from Legend’s life and career, and selections from his most recent ...

$2 Taco Night + Happy Hour Comedy at Skylark (SF)
Wednesday, July 24 – 8:00 pm - Ends at 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required. 2 drink minimum. 21+
| Skylark Bar
$2 Taco Night + Happy Hour Comedy at Skylark (SF)

Join us for a night of laughter featuring Bay Area’s top rising comics! We showcase comedians that have been on Netflix, Comedy Central, Amazon, HBO… so come through and you may see the next big thing! HaHaHappy Hour Comedy at Skylark $5 beer, $2 tacos ...Every Wednesday

Japanese Tea Garden’s Free Admission Hour (Golden Gate Park)
Japanese Tea Garden's Free Admission Hour (Golden Gate Park)

The Japanese Tea Garden provides visitors from around the world with an opportunity to experience the natural beauty, tranquility, and harmony of a Japanese-style garden in the heart of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. Originally created as a “Japanese Village” exhibit for the 1894 California ...Every Wednesday

Stern Grove RSVPs Opens at 2pm: Sylvan Esso (8/24)
Wednesday, July 24 – 2:00 pm - Ends at 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated. Advanced Tickets required
| Stern Grove
Stern Grove RSVPs Opens at 2pm: Sylvan Esso (8/24)

The Stern Grove Festival returns for its 87th season having presented free concerts in the park every summer since 1938. 2024 Stern Grove Festival June 23 – August 25, 2024 | 2-5 pm Stern Grove, 19th Avenue and Sloat Blvd., SF FREE Stern Grove Festival’s 87th season of admission-free concerts ...

Climate Film: “The Reluctant Radical” (2018) + Q&A w/ Ken Ward (SF)
Wednesday, July 24 – 5:00 pm - Ends at 7:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Latino/Hispanic Meeting Room, San Francisco Public Library
Climate Film: "The Reluctant Radical" (2018) + Q&A w/ Ken Ward (SF)
An intimate portrait of climate activist Ken Ward. Ken breaks the law as a last resort and with great trepidation, to fulfill what he sees as his personal obligation to future generations. The film follows Ken through a series of civil disobedience direct actions, culminating ...
SF’s “Cardi Spelling Bee” An Adult Spelling Bee (Every 4th Wednesday)
Wednesday, July 24 – 7:00 pm - Ends at 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$10 to compete, free to watch
| Baba's House (Oakland)
SF's "Cardi Spelling Bee" An Adult Spelling Bee (Every 4th Wednesday)

What’s the language of origin for Bodak Yellow? Can you use okauuuuuuuur in a sentence? Don’t worry, you won’t be spelling Cardi words, you’ll be spelling words from the 3rd to 8th grade level. Join us at Baba’s House for an adult spelling bee that’s ...Monthly

Thursday, July 25

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival 2024 Free Concert in the Park (Destani Wolf)
Thursday, July 25 – 12:30 pm - Ends at 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens
Yerba Buena Gardens Festival 2024 Free Concert in the Park (Destani Wolf)
Destani Wolf possesses a voice that inspires wonder. Her mesmerizing stage presence led Cirque du Soleil to design the show “BAZAAR” around her soaring vocals, a production that took the Berkeley-reared artist around the world. More recently, she’s a founding member of Bobby McFerrin’s improvisation-laced a ...
Music City’s New Imprint Music Label + Rudy Colombini’s Album Release Party (SF)
Thursday, July 25 – 6:00 pm - Ends at 11:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$15 early bird tix
| Music City Rehearsal Studios
Music City's New Imprint Music Label + Rudy Colombini’s Album Release Party (SF)
MI5/Universal Music Launches with Rudy Colombini’s “Message of Love” With its new label imprint created with music giant Mi5/Universal Music Group, Music City San Francisco, the newly revamped $30 million, 30,000 sq. ft. performance, rehearsal, restaurant/bar, hotel, and SF Music Hall of Fame epicenter located in ...
“HellaSecret” Free Thursday Night Comedy Show @ Secret Bar (Oakland)
"HellaSecret" Free Thursday Night Comedy Show @ Secret Bar (Oakland)

Get ready for our “HellaSecret” speakeasy comedy show in Oakland. A series of pop-up live comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. This HellaSecret comedy show takes place in a ...

“Black Laughs Matter” Comedy: Live at SF’s Only Black-Owned Comedy Club (7p + 8:45p)
Thursday, July 25 – 7:00 pm - Ends at 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| The Function
"Black Laughs Matter" Comedy: Live at SF's Only Black-Owned Comedy Club (7p + 8:45p)

Prepare for a comedic powerhouse like no other with ‘Black LAUGHS Matter,’ a riotous showcase featuring some of the sharpest minds and quickest comedy wits in the game – all under one roof. Join us for a night of uproarious laughter and unapologetic humor as these talented black comedians take ...Every Thursday

SF’s 2024 DIVA Extravaganza (July 25-27)
SF's 2024 DIVA Extravaganza (July 25-27)

It’s time to heat up San Francisco with some delectable DIVAs during the 2024 DIVA Extravaganza! Join us at The Lost Church on July 25, 26 and 27 for  fun and flirty evenings with three uniquely themed shows at the Lost Church’s sultriest festival! The ...

“Tchaikovsky & Barber” w/ the SF Symphony at Davies Symphony Hall (SF)
Thursday, July 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $35*
*Adult single ticket starts at $35
| Davies Symphony Hall
"Tchaikovsky & Barber" w/ the SF Symphony at Davies Symphony Hall (SF)
How does fate shape us? Carlos Simon takes a journal entry by Beethoven as the jumping off point for a work that explores the unpredictable ways of providence, while Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky channels personal crises and his own admiration for Beethoven into a fate-filled tour ...
Stern Grove RSVPs Opens at 2pm: Chaka Khan (8/25)
Thursday, July 25 – 2:00 pm - Ends at 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated. Advanced Tickets required
| Stern Grove
Stern Grove RSVPs Opens at 2pm: Chaka Khan (8/25)

The Stern Grove Festival returns for its 87th season having presented free concerts in the park every summer since 1938. 2024 Stern Grove Festival June 23 – August 25, 2024 | 2-5 pm Stern Grove, 19th Avenue and Sloat Blvd., SF FREE Stern Grove Festival’s 87th season of admission-free concerts ...

Divisadero Merchants Art Walk (SF)
Thursday, July 25 – 5:00 pm - Ends at 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Divisadero Street from Haight to Ellis
Divisadero Merchants Art Walk (SF)
Divisadero Street is celebrating summer the best way we know how, with an Art Walk! Come support your favorite local artists, musicians, and merchants on Thursday, July 25 from 5pm – 8pm. Mark your calendars, grab your friends, and head on over to Divis, we ...
Redwood City’s Outdoor Film Night “Movies on the Square” 2024 (June 6 – Aug 29)
Thursday, July 25 – 6:00 pm - Ends at 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free! All Ages!
| Courthouse Square
Redwood City's Outdoor Film Night "Movies on the Square" 2024 (June 6 - Aug 29)

Gather your friends and family, grab a blanket or a lawn chair, and head on over to Redwood City’s free outdoor movie series… with double features! There’s nothing quite like watching great movies under the stars, surrounded by the company of others. From June 6 ...Every Thursday

Listening Session & Conversation w/ Acclaimed Journalists (SF)
Thursday, July 25 – 6:30 pm - Ends at 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| Goethe-Institut
Listening Session & Conversation w/ Acclaimed Journalists (SF)
Join the Goethe-Institut San Francisco (at our new location!) Thursday, July 25 at 6:30pm for a special listening session and conversation with Berlin-based journalist and 2024 Thomas Mann House Fellow Aida Baghernejad and Oakland-based journalist Pendarvis Harshaw as they explore pop culture and politics, hip-hop ...

Friday, July 26

“Coventry & Kaluza” Free Kids’ Show in the Park (2024 Yerba Buena Gardens Festival)
Friday, July 26 – 11:00 am - Ends at 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)
"Coventry & Kaluza" Free Kids' Show in the Park (2024 Yerba Buena Gardens Festival)
Jamie Coventry is a harmonica addict and eccentric juggler. Natasha Kaluza is The Super Duper Hula Hooper. Together they are Coventry & Kaluza! Clown school sweethearts and graduates of the renowned Clown Conservatory at the San Francisco Circus Center, they won Best Comedy/Clown Act in the ...
“Illenium” Pre-Party Happy Hour: 2 Blocks from Bill Graham Civic (July 26-27)
Friday, July 26 – 3:00 pm - Ends at 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP
| The Function
"Illenium" Pre-Party Happy Hour: 2 Blocks from Bill Graham Civic (July 26-27)

Get ready for an unforgettable night with Illenium by starting the party early at The Function – SF’s newest bar right on Market Street! Join us for the ultimate pre-party experience before heading over to the four sold-out shows at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, just a 4-5 ...