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Monday, August 15, 2022

11:00 am   Free Chai Day for Indian Independence Day (Kasa)   FREE*
*Only one per person. No purchase necessary, but please be courteous to other guests who are making purchases and wait in line.
4:00 pm   SF Arcade Bar “Emporium” Free Game Token Night (Every Monday)   FREE*
*4 free game token if you show your California ID
6:00 pm   ODC Theater Art &Ideas: Choreographing Parenthood (SF)   FREE*
*RSVP required
7:00 pm   “Motown On Mondays” DJ Night (Madrone Art Bar)   FREE*
*Free before 8pm; $5 after
7:00 pm   $1.50 Oysters + Monday Night HellaFunny Comedy Show (Oakland)   FREE*
*$1.50 oysters while supplies. Limited free tickets w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $10). There is a two drink minimum
7:00 pm   FREE: Monday Oakland Secret Comedy Night @ Hidden Speakeasy   FREE*
*Limited free tickets with code FUNCHEAP (donations appreciated). Otherwise use code FUNCHEAP5 for $5 off early bird and general admission tickets
7:30 pm   FREE TIX: SF’s Dirty Joke Night at a Legendary Strip Club (North Beach)   FREE*
*Free with code FUNCHEAP (limited tickets)
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.

Pick Date

Monday, August 15

$1.50 Oysters + Monday Night HellaFunny Comedy Show (Oakland)
$1.50 Oysters + Monday Night HellaFunny Comedy Show (Oakland)

Spend your Monday nights with hella great $1.50 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 turned ...Every Monday

FREE: Monday Oakland Secret Comedy Night @ Hidden Speakeasy
FREE: Monday Oakland Secret Comedy Night @ Hidden Speakeasy

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 ...

FREE TIX: SF’s Dirty Joke Night at a Legendary Strip Club (North Beach)
Monday, August 15 – 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, August 15 – 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

ODC Theater Art &Ideas: Choreographing Parenthood (SF)
Monday, August 15 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required
| B.Way Theater
ODC Theater Art &Ideas: Choreographing Parenthood (SF)
ODC Home Company RAWdance’s Co-Artistic Director and new mom, Katerina Wong, brings together three Bay Area working artists/ parents to share their experiences. Life is filled with moments to move, choreograph, and improvise – whether it’s decision-making, aligning schedules, balancing jobs, or being flexible to ...

Tuesday, August 16

FREE TIX: HellaFunny’s Brand New North Beach Comedy Blast (Opening Night)
Tuesday, August 16 – 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

$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

“Save The Great Walkway” Slow Ride One Year Anniversary Celebration (SF)
Tuesday, August 16 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Murphy Windmill -> Great Highway
"Save The Great Walkway" Slow Ride One Year Anniversary Celebration (SF)
Tuesday, Aug 16 is the one year-anniversary of the first Great Walkway Slow Ride! Since then and dozens of slow rides later, we’re closer than we’ve ever been to a permanent Great Highway Park. We can’t wait to celebrate this incredible car-free space with the ...
$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, August 16 – 8:30 pm | Cost: $5.75*
*$5.75 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $2
| Solano 2 Drive In
$5.75 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 move fun. West Wind Drive In Locations Solano Drive-In – 1611 Solano Way, Concord Capitol Drive-In – 3630 ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, August 17

“Pay What You Can” Wednesday at SF’s Museum of Craft and Design
Wednesday, August 17 – 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

“Wiener Wednesday” Free Hot Dog Night at Rye (SF)
Wednesday, August 17 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Every Wednesday, Free Hot Dogs with every Hornitos Cocktail purchase
| Rye Bar
"Wiener Wednesday" Free Hot Dog Night at Rye (SF)

With a name like “Rye,” this bar is obviously whiskey-centric… but on Wednesday nights the bar leans towards tequila is also awesomely hot dog centric! Come to Rye Bar every Wednesday for free hot dogs with every Hornitos cocktail purchase. Mo and Kat are you ...Every Wednesday

“HellaSecret” SF Outdoor Comedy Night & Secret Beer Garden (Marina)
"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

Secret Guest List: Cobb’s Free Comedy Night (Aug. 17)
Secret Guest List: Cobb's Free Comedy Night (Aug. 17)

Funcheap and HellaFunny take over Cobb’s Comedy Club for an awesome night of comedy at SF’s biggest comedy club. And you can get on our secret guest list. Every month we handpick some of SF’s top local comedians to showcase for you – often with credits ...

Free Admission Hour “Japanese Tea Garden” at GG Park
Free Admission Hour "Japanese Tea Garden" at GG 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

Castro Farmers’ Market 2022 (Every Wednesday)
Wednesday, August 17 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Castro Farmers' Market
Castro Farmers' Market 2022 (Every Wednesday)

Welcome back your favorite farmers to the corner of Market and Noe Streets as they offer their amazing citrus, tasty root vegetables, honey, flowers, baked goods, and beautiful leafy greens.  Castro Farmers’ Market Every Wed., April 6 – November 16, 2022 | 3p-7p Castro Farmer’s ...Every Wednesday

Thursday, August 18

Asian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights (SF)
Asian Art Museum's $10 Thursday Nights (SF)

Looking for a great date night on the cheap? The Asian Art Museum is open until 8 pm on Thursdays and general admission is just $10 (that’s half-off) 2022 Update – Special exhibitions (including Carlos Villa: Worlds in Collision) are now included with general admission ...Every Thursday

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 ...

SF’s Secret Speakeasy Comedy & Cocktail Night (2022)
SF's Secret Speakeasy Comedy & Cocktail Night (2022)

Discover SF’s secret speakeasy comedy night! This is part of Funcheap’s pop-up comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a new venue and you’ll get notified of the secret location. Get $5 off Tickets – Early bird tickets $10 adv w/ code ...

“Puff Puff Laugh” SF’s Cannabis Lounge Comedy Show
Thursday, August 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP (21+ with Valid ID) - One item minimum purchase per person required, but pre-rolls start at just $7
| 952 Mission St. (btwn 5th and 6th), San Francisco, CA
"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

Free K-Pop Dance Class at Salesforce Park
Thursday, August 18 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free K-Pop Dance Class at Salesforce Park

K-Pop in Public! K-Pop-Up is partnering with @mcentsf to bring you monthly FREE public performance and dance workshop at Salesforce Park @transitcentersf ! Beginner friendly! . … Class is Permission to Dance by BTS! … . Workshops will be the 3rd Thursday of the month starting ...Monthly

Hayward Summer Street Party (2022)
Thursday, August 18 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*All are welcome bring all your friends and family
| Downtown Hayward
Hayward Summer Street Party (2022)
A Summer Street Party for the whole family. Come out and join us for our 2022 Summer Street Party and dance to some amazing music performed by Third Sol, The Flow and Patron. As well as enjoy some fun activities going on like our classic ...
Redwood City “Movies on the Square” 2022 (June 9 – Sept. 1)
Thursday, August 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*All Ages!
| Courthouse Square
Redwood City "Movies on the Square" 2022 (June 9 - Sept. 1)

Welcome to Movies on the Square 2022! Redwood City’s summer movie experience brings you FREE movies on Thursday evenings starting on June 9 through September 1. Enjoy Downtown Redwood City on Courthouse Square by bringing the family out to a FREE movie! Your summer movie ...Every Thursday

SF’s “HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Night
SF's "HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Night

Get ready for SF’s first fully-dedicated outdoor comedy club – part of our pop-up comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a new venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. Get $5 off Tickets – Early bird tickets $15 ...

Free Presidio Movie Night “Everything Everywhere All at Once” (SF)
Thursday, August 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration recommended to guarantee attendance
| Presidio Theatre
Free Presidio Movie Night "Everything Everywhere All at Once" (SF)
One night only screening of the critically acclaimed 2022 film. Grappling with the onset of middle age, a Chinese immigrant discovers that she can traverse across time and space. Teaming up with her alternate lives, the unlikely allies realize that they alone possess the power to ...

Friday, August 19

SF’s “Noodle Night Fight” Food Fest at Off the Grid (Fort Mason)
Friday, August 19 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free and open to the public. Food for purchase. Special tasting tickets start at $35
| Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture
SF's "Noodle Night Fight" Food Fest at Off the Grid (Fort Mason)
A dozen food trucks will compete for the title of best noodle dish this side of the border, with night-only specials that include a Sichuan-style spicy noodle, fried chicken noodle cup, pork belly Pad Kee Kao and more. Off the Grid’s “Noodle Night Fight” (2022) Friday, August ...
“The Cut” SF’s New Outdoor Cinema Friday Movie Night (SoMa)
"The Cut" SF's New Outdoor Cinema Friday Movie Night (SoMa)

The Cut Outdoor Cinema is now open! The Cut will bring the only year-round outdoor cinema in SF to The Crossing at East Cut, presenting a movie-going experience unlike any other in the Bay. Free Sneak Preview Night! Check out The Cut Outdoor Cinema before ...

FREE: Oakland’s HellaSecret Comedy & Cocktails (2022)
FREE: Oakland's HellaSecret Comedy & Cocktails (2022)

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 ...

SF’s Friday Speakeasy Comedy Night
SF's Friday Speakeasy Comedy Night

Discover SF’s secret speakeasy comedy night! This is part of Funcheap’s pop-up comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a new venue and you’ll get notified of the secret location. Get $5 off Tickets – Early bird tickets $10 adv w/ code ...

“Pay-What-You-Can” Taco Day at SF’s Tato (Every Friday)
"Pay-What-You-Can" Taco Day at SF's Tato (Every Friday)

While many restaurants are struggling, San Francisco Mexican restaurant TATO wants to give back. They’re bringing back their “Taco Love” special which features a two taco plate with sides, and pay-what-you-can pricing. Pay-What-You-Can Taco Day Tato 4608 3rd St. (@ McKinnon) San Francisco (Bayview) Every ...Every Friday

Free Presidio Outdoor Concert & Beer Tasting “In The Plaza” w/ Madeline Kenney and Shannon Lay (SF)
Friday, August 19 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration required
| Presidio Theatre
Free Presidio Outdoor Concert & Beer Tasting "In The Plaza" w/ Madeline Kenney and Shannon Lay (SF)
Join the Presidio Theatre and (((folkYEAH!))) this summer for a free outdoor performance co-headlined by Madeline Kenney and Shannon Lay (one set each). Food will be available for sale by food trucks Curry Up Now and Mi Morena, parked right in front of the theatre. Beer drinkers will be treated to a complimentary tasting, ...