SF's Festive Larger-Than-Life Ornament Trail
Brand New, Christmas, San Francisco
SF's Festive Larger-Than-Life Ornament Trail
Find all 8 massive ornaments created by local artists along Powell Street
Container Store Plans to Close Union Square Store
Goodbye, San Francisco
Container Store Plans to Close Union Square Store
The retailer will downsize to smaller location in the former Nordstrom Rack space on 9th Street
New Queer Bar Coming Soon to the Mission
Bars, LGBTQ+, San Francisco
New Queer Bar Coming Soon to the Mission
A femme-centered queer bar opens mid-January at 16th & Valenica
SF to Provide Free Graffiti Clean-up for Businesses
Getting Help, San Francisco
SF to Provide Free Graffiti Clean-up for Businesses
Buildings tagged with graffiti can now request graffiti abatement at zero cost
SF's FiDi Getting Its First Ever Protected Bike Lane
Brand New, San Francisco, Transportation
SF's FiDi Getting Its First Ever Protected Bike Lane
A new two-way protected bike lane is coming to Battery Street
Bay Area's "Cut Your Own" Christmas Tree Farms 2022
Bay Area Favorites, Christmas, Holidays, Outdoorsy
Bay Area's "Cut Your Own" Christmas Tree Farms 2022
Discover seven real Xmas tree farms near the Bay Area w/ hayrides, bonfires & mulled cider
SF Zoo Treated Its Animals to a Thanksgiving Feast
Adorable, Thanksgiving
SF Zoo Treated Its Animals to a Thanksgiving Feast
Animals dug into turkey-shaped leafeater biscuits, pumpkin pie and cranberries
SF's 111-Year Old Pioneer Log Cabin Soon Available for Rent
Brand New, Parks & Beaches, San Francisco
SF's 111-Year Old Pioneer Log Cabin Soon Available for Rent
Historic 1911 log cabin in Golden Gate Park will be available for private events starting mid-2023.

Sunday, December 4

FREE: Oakland “HellaSecret” Comedy Show (Sunday)
FREE: Oakland "HellaSecret" Comedy Show (Sunday)

Get ready for our “HellaSecret” speakeasy comedy show in Oakland. A series of pop-up (and socially distant) 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 ...

Monday, December 5

SF Symphony’s “Deck The Hall” Holiday Concert (Dec. 4-5)
Monday, December 5 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $60 | Davies Symphony Hall
SF Symphony's "Deck The Hall" Holiday Concert (Dec. 4-5)

Get ready to experience Holiday season like never before—the San Francisco Symphony’s much-loved Christmas series is back! Let the SF Symphony brighten your family’s holiday season as they fill Davies Symphony Hall with a festive mix of classical and popular concerts throughout the holidays. San ...

1/2 Off Oysters + Monday Night HellaFunny Comedy Show (Oakland)
1/2 Off Oysters + Monday Night HellaFunny Comedy Show (Oakland)

Spend your Monday nights with hella great 1/2 off oyster deals, champagne specials, craft cocktails, an award-winning dinner menu (w/ tons of vegan options) and a special Monday Night HellaFunny comedy show! This show takes place in a hidden speakeasy bar in the back of Copper Spoon in Oakland ...Every Monday

FREE TIX: SF’s Dirty Joke Night at a Legendary Strip Club (North Beach)
Monday, December 5 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with code FUNCHEAP (limited tickets)
| Condor Club
FREE TIX: SF's Dirty Joke Night at a Legendary Strip Club (North Beach)

The legendary Condor in North Beach turns into a pop-up comedy club on Monday nights. Instead of topless dancers, you’ll hear real dirty jokes by real dirty comedians and some of SF’s top local comics every weekend with credits like Cobbs, Punchline, SF Sketchfest, Comedy Central Clusterfest, Outside ...Every Monday

SF Arcade Bar “Emporium” Free Game Token Night (Every Monday)
Monday, December 5 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*4 free game token if you show your California ID
| Emporium SF
SF Arcade Bar "Emporium" Free Game Token Night (Every Monday)

Emporium Arcade Bar San Francisco, the dynamic venue known for its classic arcade games, colorful, fun-loving atmosphere, and renowned drink menu, now offers four free game tokens for residents with a valid California I.D. during locals’ night every Monday. Emporium Arcade Bar offers guests a ...Every Monday

Celebrate Repeal Day: Prohibition is Now Over (SF)
Monday, December 5 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Beverage purchase required to attend
| Stookey's Club Moderne
Celebrate Repeal Day: Prohibition is Now Over (SF)
Come Celebrate Repeal Day! Monday December 5th, 2022 4:30pm – Closing Each year Stookey’s Club Moderne commemorates December 5th, the day Prohibition ended officially in 1933. Enjoy select vintage cocktails specials all night And a Special Toast at 7:30pm … “Farewell to the 18th Amendment & Hip, Hip, Hooray!” No Cover, 21 ...

Tuesday, December 6

SF Symphony’s “The Colors of Christmas” Live in Concert (Dec. 6-7)
Tuesday, December 6 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $35 | Davies Symphony Hall
SF Symphony's "The Colors of Christmas" Live in Concert (Dec. 6-7)

Get ready to experience Holiday season like never before—the San Francisco Symphony’s much-loved Christmas series is back! Let the SF Symphony brighten your family’s holiday season as they fill Davies Symphony Hall with a festive mix of classical and popular concerts throughout the holidays. San ...

Win Tix: Adam Sandler Live at Chase Center (SF)
Tuesday, December 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*WIN
| Chase Center
A successful actor, writer, producer, and musician, the legendary Adam Sandler extends his sold-out 2022 tour with a new date headlining the Chase Center. Since leaving SNL, Sandler’s films have gone on to gross more than $3 billion with his films. In 2018 Sandler released ...
FREE TIX: HellaFunny’s Brand New North Beach Comedy Blast (Opening Night)
Tuesday, December 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with code FUNCHEAP (limited tickets)
| Tope Lounge
FREE TIX: HellaFunny's Brand New North Beach Comedy Blast (Opening Night)

After a two-month remodel, Tope Lounge in North Beach has finally reopened and is kicking off with a brand new HellaFunny comedy night on Tuesdays w/ $2 off all specialty cocktails and wine plus a great lineup of comics who you’ll regularly see at Cobbs, Punchline, SF Sketchfest and ...Every Tuesday

“Legion of Honor” Museum Free Day (First Tuesdays)
"Legion of Honor" Museum Free Day (First Tuesdays)

The Legion of Honor displays a collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an exquisite Beaux-Arts building in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Normally general admission is $15 for adults, but on the first Tuesday of each month admission ...Monthly

de Young Museum Free Day (First Tuesdays)
de Young Museum Free Day (First Tuesdays)

Located in beautiful Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum founded in 1895. Your visit includes a whirlwind trip around the world as the museum’s collections feature priceless treasures and works of arts from the 17th through the 20th centuries ...Monthly

SF’s “Conservatory of Flowers” Free First Tuesdays (Golden Gate Park)
SF's "Conservatory of Flowers" Free First Tuesdays (Golden Gate Park)

Whether you’re a native San Franciscan, a visitor from the other side of the world, or a budding botanist, the Conservatory of Flowers located in Golden Gate Park, offers an intimate, up-close experience with nearly 2,000 species of rare, exotic and endangered plants from more ...Monthly

SF’s City Hall Holiday Pop-Up Shop (2022)
Tuesday, December 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
SF's City Hall Holiday Pop-Up Shop (2022)
It’s back! On Tuesday, Dec 6 from 11:00 AM-3:00 PM, shop and support over 30 makers, artisans, and merchants as San Francisco celebrates the holiday season at the semi-annual City Hall Pop-Up Shop! Bring friends and find unique, quality, locally-made gifts for everyone. Vendors include: Adelyn SF Atelier Prélude Billie ...
SF’s Newest Community Center “Sunnydale Hub” Groundbreaking
Tuesday, December 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sunnydale Hub
SF's Newest Community Center "Sunnydale Hub" Groundbreaking
The Hub will bring a new community center and recreation center to this vibrant neighborhood for the first time. It will include a Boys & Girls Clubhouse, a Wu Yee Early Learning Center, a gymnasium, landscaped play areas, a welcoming courtyard, a café, and space ...
SF’s Free Arcade Game Night at The Detour (First Tuesdays)
Tuesday, December 6 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free unlimited play wristband with any purchase from bar
| The Detour SF
SF's Free Arcade Game Night at The Detour (First Tuesdays)

Paid rent in SF? Hella Broke? Then first Tuesdays are the night for you.  The Detour hosts “Free Play Tuesday” with all arcade games on free play with purchase from the bar. Come enjoy all the video game glory from today and yesteryear while enjoying ...Monthly

$6 Tuesdays at the Grand Lake Theater (Oakland)
$6 Tuesdays at the Grand Lake Theater (Oakland)

It’s tough making ends meet these days. So, you’re searching Funcheap… To help, the Grand Lake Theater in Oakland is offering $6 Tuesdays! Admission to see a movie on Tuesdays is just $6. That’s any showtime, matinee or evening, excluding special engagements, of course. 3D ...Every Tuesday

SF’s Entertainment Commission Speakeasy Holiday Party 2022
Tuesday, December 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bourbon & Branch
SF's Entertainment Commission Speakeasy Holiday Party 2022
Save the Date! You’re Invited: Entertainment Commission Holiday Party Come join us for a drink to celebrate the holiday season! When: Tuesday, December 6, 2022 | 5:00pm – 7:30pm Where: Bourbon & Branch @bourbonandbranchsf 501 Jones St. (at O’Farrell St.) San Francisco, CA 94102 This is a speakeasy-themed bar – say the password “TURNTABLES” at ...
“Happy Half Hour” w/ Free Vegetarian Food at Kadampa Meditation Center (SF)
Tuesday, December 6 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*6:30 - 7 pm free; Meditation Class follows with nominal fee at door; see website to register
| Kadampa Meditation Center San Francisco
"Happy Half Hour" w/ Free Vegetarian Food at Kadampa Meditation Center (SF)

Kadampa Meditation Center San Francisco presents: Happy Half Hour! Tuesday, October 4th (every first Tuesday of the month) @ KMC SF Join us on the first Tuesday of every month before the Tuesday Night Class for a light vegetarian meal, non alcoholic drinks, and an opportunity ...Monthly

$6 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, December 6 – 8:30 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, December 7

“Pay What You Can” Wednesday at SF’s Museum of Craft and Design
Wednesday, December 7 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Pay What You Can. Visitors are welcome to pay what they can every Wednesday
| Museum of Craft and Design
"Pay What You Can" Wednesday at SF's Museum of Craft and Design

There’s no better time to visit the Museum of Craft and Design than on Pay What You Can Wednesday. MCD’s Pay What You Can Wednesday initiative strives to keep art accessible to all by giving visitors the opportunity to experience the latest exhibitions for whatever ...Every Wednesday

SF’s Civic Center Plaza Holiday Tree Lighting 2022
Wednesday, December 7 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
SF's Civic Center Plaza Holiday Tree Lighting 2022
The Civic Center Plaza Holiday Tree Lighting — a free, family-friendly event — returns Wednesday, December 7, 2022, 4-7pm! This festive event features holiday entertainment, “snow” flurries, festive bites and drinks, free holiday crafts from community organizations, and a toy giveaway for 400+ children! The night of festive entertainment ...
SF Symphony’s “The Colors of Christmas” Live in Concert (Dec. 6-7)
Wednesday, December 7 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $35 | Davies Symphony Hall
SF Symphony's "The Colors of Christmas" Live in Concert (Dec. 6-7)

Get ready to experience Holiday season like never before—the San Francisco Symphony’s much-loved Christmas series is back! Let the SF Symphony brighten your family’s holiday season as they fill Davies Symphony Hall with a festive mix of classical and popular concerts throughout the holidays. San ...

“HellaSecret” SF Outdoor Comedy Night & Secret Beer Garden (Marina)
Wednesday, December 7 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*Get $5 off Tickets - Early Bird tickets $10 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $15-20).There is a two drink minimum
| Secret Beer Garden in The Marina/Cow Hollow
"HellaSecret" SF Outdoor Comedy Night & Secret Beer Garden (Marina)

We’ve got a new covered secret beer garden to introduce you to for HellaSecret – a new series of pop-up live outdoor 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 ...Every Wednesday

Educational Birding Walk at Salesforce Park (SF)
Wednesday, December 7 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free for all
| Salesforce Park
Educational Birding Walk at Salesforce Park (SF)
Birders of all levels are welcome to join this educational walk series led by Golden Gate Audubon Society volunteers on the first Wednesday of the month at 8 a.m. This program meets at TJPA’s Salesforce Park Main Plaza and is free and open to the ...
SF’s 2nd Annual “Bandshell Howl” (Golden Gate Park)
Wednesday, December 7 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music (Golden Gate Park Bandshell)
SF's 2nd Annual "Bandshell Howl" (Golden Gate Park)

Golden Gate Bandshell welcomes back live performances with a diverse lineup of musicians to play free concerts at historic landmark. Live music has returned to the Golden Gate Bandshell’s iconic stage with a series of free outdoor concerts in Golden Gate Park, the San Francisco ...

Bay Area Film Mixer: Holiday Edition (SF)
Wednesday, December 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $10.00*
*$10.00 + $3.02 online and $15 at the door
| PianoFight
Bay Area Film Mixer: Holiday Edition (SF)
The Bay Area Film Mixer is a quarterly event with a simple goal: To create a tighter network of filmmakers in the Bay Area by mingling off set, in order to offset the attrition of talent to other locations. The Bay Area has the talent ...

Thursday, December 8

FREE: Oakland Comedy Night at “Golden State Lounge”
FREE: Oakland Comedy Night at "Golden State Lounge"

Get ready for our “HellaSecret” speakeasy comedy show in Oakland. A series of pop-up (and socially distant) 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 ...

“Throwback Thursday” at Del Mar: ’90s to ’00s Party (SF)
Thursday, December 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover all night
| Del Mar
"Throwback Thursday" at Del Mar: '90s to '00s Party (SF)

One of SF’s most fun tropical bar/nightclub invites you every Thursday as some of the best DJs in SF take you back in time for the hottest 90’s to 2000’s music that once hit the dance floor. DJ starts at 9 pm and is FREE ...Every Thursday

“Puff Puff Laugh” SF’s Cannabis Lounge Comedy Show
"Puff Puff Laugh" SF's Cannabis Lounge Comedy Show

Barbary Coast upholds a tradition of “higher” quality in San Francisco. For the first time ever, HellaFunny is taking over SF’s premier cannabis lounge, Barbary Coast, for a night of “Puff Puff Laugh.” That’s right… it’s the only comedy show in San Francisco where you can (legally in California) ...Every Thursday

4th Annual Berkeley Holiday Gift Fair (2022)
Thursday, December 8 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hotel Shattuck
4th Annual Berkeley Holiday Gift Fair (2022)
Spend your holidays in Downtown Berkeley! Featuring 25 local vendors, The Berkeley Chamber’s 4th annual Holiday Gift Fair is coming back to Berkeley on Thursday, December 8th from 4-7pm at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza. Shop for everyone on your list with 25 local businesses in ...