Asian Art Museum’s New Exhibit “Seeing Gender” (Jan. 21 – Sept. 5)
Artsy Fartsy, Brand New, LGBTQ+, Museums / Cultural Institutions, San Francisco, Sponsored
Asian Art Museum’s New Exhibit “Seeing Gender” (Jan. 21 – Sept. 5)
Check out the museum’s first exhibition ever to explore the collection through the lens of gender.
SF's Slanted Door Chef to Open Sandwich Shop in the Mission
Brand New, Eat & Drink, San Francisco
SF's Slanted Door Chef to Open Sandwich Shop in the Mission
Expect exceptional banh mi sandwiches on crispy, fluffy bread rolls
SF's Portsmouth Square Gets $66 Million Upgrade in 2025
Brand New, Only in San Francisco, Parks & Beaches
SF's Portsmouth Square Gets $66 Million Upgrade in 2025
The city’s oldest public square is getting a major makeover with an additional 10,000 feet of usable space in the park
Oakland Moves One Step Closer Toward New A's Waterfront Ballpark
Bay Area Updates, Oakland
Oakland Moves One Step Closer Toward New A's Waterfront Ballpark
An environmental report on the new waterfront neighborhood will be put up for a vote in February
Napa's Free Lighted Art Festival Returns (Jan. 15 - Mar. 13)
Artsy Fartsy, Fairs & Festivals, Outdoorsy
Napa's Free Lighted Art Festival Returns (Jan. 15 - Mar. 13)
See eight lighted art sculptures for eight weeks
SF's Fav Icon "Karl the Fog" Returns to Twitter
Bay Area Favorites, Only in San Francisco
SF's Fav Icon "Karl the Fog" Returns to Twitter
Karl the Fog rolls back in after a 2 year hiatus missing from Twitter
CA's New Volunteer Program Pays $10k for College
Getting Help
CA's New Volunteer Program Pays $10k for College
This first of its kind initiative, students who complete a year of service will receive $10,000 for college
World Class 15,000-Seat Cricket Stadium Coming to San Jose?
Bay Area Updates, Brand New
World Class 15,000-Seat Cricket Stadium Coming to San Jose?
Santa Clara County Fairgrounds may become flagship home for Major League Cricket's Bay Area franchise

Saturday, January 22

SF’s Tiki Bar “HellaSecret” Comedy Show (5p , 7p + 9p Shows)
SF's Tiki Bar "HellaSecret" Comedy Show (5p , 7p + 9p Shows)

Get ready for the original “HellaSecret” comedy show. 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. Tiki Bar Comedy Shows Get $5 off Tickets – ...Every Saturday

FREE Tix: Downtown SF’s Brand New Speakeasy Comedy Night
Saturday, January 22 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free tickets for first 100
| Secret Location (SF)
FREE Tix: Downtown SF's Brand New Speakeasy Comedy Night

Get ready for downtown San Francisco’s newest comedy club – part of our new 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. This HellaSecret Comedy Show takes place at a recently reopened ...

SF’s Downtown Secret Alley Outdoor Comedy Night (2022)
Saturday, January 22 – 6:30 pm | Cost: $10*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for limited $10 tickets (normally $15.
| Secret Location (SF)
SF's Downtown Secret Alley Outdoor Comedy Night (2022)

Get ready for downtown San Francisco’s newest outdoor comedy club – part of our new 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. This HellaSecret Comedy Show takes place at a new ...

Oakland Comedy Saturday Night @ Secret Speakeasy (7p + 9p)
Oakland Comedy Saturday Night @ Secret Speakeasy (7p + 9p)

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 ...

“HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Saturday Night (SF)
"HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Saturday Night (SF)

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

SF’s Secret Speakeasy Winter Comedy Night
SF's Secret Speakeasy Winter 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 ...

“Speechless Live” w/ Surprise Broadway Guests (SF)
Saturday, January 22 – 10:00 pm | Cost: $18*
*Normally $20, use promo code SPEECH10 for 10% off tickets.
| Club Fugazi
"Speechless Live" w/ Surprise Broadway Guests (SF)
Speechless Live’s legendary improv comedy show returns to North Beach’s historic Club Fugazi theater — and this time, they’re bringing some friends from the Tony-winning, freestyle rap-based Broadway show, Freestyle Love Supreme! **Expect drop-in performances from cast members on tour with FLS, as they bring a ...
No Scrubs: ’90s Hip Hop and R&B Night (SF)
No Scrubs: '90s Hip Hop and R&B Night (SF)

After 16 months we are back! From TLC, to the Fresh Prince, to Kid ‘N Play to Usher We’re taking over San Francisco’s Neck of the Woods, which is reopening for the first time since early 2020 and has just been extensively renovated with a ...Every Saturday

2022 Lunar New Year Pop-Up at SF’s Ferry Building (Jan. 22 – Feb. 13)
Saturday, January 22 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Ferry Building
2022 Lunar New Year Pop-Up at SF's Ferry Building (Jan. 22 - Feb. 13)

In celebration of Lunar New Year, the Ferry Building is excited to partner with some of Chinatown’s most beloved small businesses for a four-week pop-up. The pop-up will take place from January 22 – February 13 on Saturdays and Sunday from 8:00 am to 3:00 ...

Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)
Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)

, the de Young offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to Bay Area residents. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require the full admission price. Saturdays feature engaging art experiences for the entire family, ...Every Saturday

Free “Legion of Honor” Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)
Free "Legion of Honor" Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)

 the Legion of Honor offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to Bay Area residents. Advanced tickets are required, and capacity is limited due to COVID-19 precautions. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require ...Every Saturday

San Francisco City Jobs Fair 2022 (Bayview Park)
Saturday, January 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Bayview Park
San Francisco City Jobs Fair 2022 (Bayview Park)

City Job Fairs in 2022 Looking for a career change? San Francisco Recreation and Parks, along with other government agencies and community organizations, is hosting a series of four Saturday job fairs in 2022. Swing by and find the right job for you! For more ...

Bavyiew Park & Playground Reopening + Free Swim Day (SF)
Saturday, January 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Bay View Park K.C. Jones Playground
Bavyiew Park & Playground Reopening + Free Swim Day (SF)
Bayview/KC Jones Playground Officially Reopens on January 22 Join us for a community celebration marking the completion of recent improvements at Bayview/KC Jones Playground, Saturday, January 22, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (3rd St. and Armstrong). The day’s activities will include brief remarks and a ...
SF’s Mobile Rec Center for Kids w/ BMX Ramps & Skateboarding (Jan. 15 – Mar. 5)
Saturday, January 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free for kids
| All Over San Francisco
SF's Mobile Rec Center for Kids w/ BMX Ramps & Skateboarding (Jan. 15 - Mar. 5)

Mobile Rec features free non-traditional recreation activities including skateboarding/BMX on Fresh Park equipment (ramps, rails and manual pads), disc golf, lawn games, and sea kayaking. Equipment for these activities is transported to recreation centers, parks, playgrounds and special events all over San Francisco on Saturdays ...Every Saturday

Minecraft Tour of SF’s Chinatown Alleyways for Lunar New Year (2022)
Saturday, January 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP
Minecraft Tour of SF's Chinatown Alleyways for Lunar New Year (2022)
Let’s face it… most virtual tours on Zoom are kinda boooring. But since in–person tours are still on hold, the youth-led non-profit Chinatown Alleyway Tours decided to take online tours to the next level. A group of ambitious students aged 14-20 spent nearly three months ...
“Saturday Sounds” Rooftop Folk Concert at Salesforce Park (SF)
Saturday, January 22 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free and open to the public
| Salesforce Park
"Saturday Sounds" Rooftop Folk Concert at Salesforce Park (SF)

Enjoy a rotating selection of local folk music talent curated by MBL Ventures on the Central Lawn. This program is free and open to the public. Saturdays at 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Everyone’s welcome to enjoy this public park, a living roof where a ...Every Saturday

SF’s “The City Canvas” Mural Festival + Night Market at Pier 70 (Jan. 22-30)
SF's "The City Canvas" Mural Festival + Night Market at Pier 70 (Jan. 22-30)

When San Francisco shut down during shelter-in-place in early 2020 artists created gorgeous temporary murals throughout the city on boarded-up storefronts. Fortunately, as the city reopened, many of these works of art were saved and are now on view together for the first time in ...

Oakland Museum of CA’s Free Outdoor Lunchtime Concerts (Every Saturday)
Saturday, January 22 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oakland Museum of California
Oakland Museum of CA's Free Outdoor Lunchtime Concerts (Every Saturday)

from January–March, we invite you to gather on campus for our new free program series “Lunchtime Sessions: Music, Dance, and Storytelling.” Grab your favorite picnic blanket, bring your lunch, and join us as we come together to delight in the joy of live ...Every Saturday

Indian Spring “Basant” Kite Festival in Golden Gate Park (SF)
Saturday, January 22 – 1:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 donation. All proceeds go towards COVID relief efforts
| Lindley Meadow
Indian Spring "Basant" Kite Festival in Golden Gate Park (SF)
Looking for a refreshing day outdoors indulging in fun activities like kite flying and board games? We are excited to announce the first event of the year welcoming Basant (Spring) with skies painted in soaring vibrant kites in the spirit of the Indian festival. Join ...
Sour Cherry Comics Pop Up at Milk SF
Saturday, January 22 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
Sour Cherry Comics Pop Up at Milk SF
our cherry comics is doing a mini pop up at Milk SF 302 Valencia St on Saturday Jan 22 at 2:00 PM. come by and check out Milk’s new sandwich and salad / lunch selections (!!) and check out what i’ve got for graphic novels ...
Switch – A New Queer Dance Party w/ 5-Hour Open Bar (SF)
Saturday, January 22 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $25*
*presale ticket, price includes unlimited drinks
| local maker mart
Switch - A New Queer Dance Party w/ 5-Hour Open Bar (SF)
SF’s newest queer party – 5 DJs taking over North Beach. Electronic, house and techno music all night long. About this event Switch was organized by local friends and DJs to offer a new and inclusive queer party focused on electronic, house and techno music. DJ LINEUP: papa molly ...

Sunday, January 23

Oakland Secret Speakeasy Comedy Night (Sunday)
Oakland Secret Speakeasy Comedy Night (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 ...

“Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase (SF)
"Crazy Funny Asians" Comedy Showcase (SF)

Inspired by the blockbuster movie, see some of the Bay Area’s top comedians at San Francisco’s Crazy Funny Asians comedy showcase, presented by Funcheap and HellaFunny. Let’s celebrate the Bay’s Asian-American culture and heritage with laughs. Free tickets for the first 100 people to RSVP “Crazy ...Every Sunday

FREE Tix: Downtown SF’s Brand New Speakeasy Comedy Night
Sunday, January 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free tickets for first 100
| Secret Location (SF)
FREE Tix: Downtown SF's Brand New Speakeasy Comedy Night

Get ready for downtown San Francisco’s newest comedy club – part of our new 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. This HellaSecret Comedy Show takes place at a recently reopened ...

Free Downtown SF “HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Night
Sunday, January 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for limited $10 tickets (normally $15.)
| Secret Location (SF)
Free Downtown SF "HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Night

Get ready for downtown San Francisco’s newest outdoor comedy club – part of our new 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. This HellaSecret Comedy Show takes place at a new ...

SF’s HellaDesi Comedy Night (Every Sunday)
SF's HellaDesi Comedy Night (Every Sunday)

It’s San Francisco’s only weekly HellaDesi Comedy Night at a great new comedy club at Neck of the Woods with HellaFunny and Funcheap. See a showcase of some of the Bay Area’s top comedians of Indian, Pakistani, Sri Lankan, Bangladeshi, Afghani, and South Asian descent. Let’s celebrate ...Every Sunday

2022 Lunar New Year Pop-Up at SF’s Ferry Building (Jan. 22 – Feb. 13)
Sunday, January 23 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Ferry Building
2022 Lunar New Year Pop-Up at SF's Ferry Building (Jan. 22 - Feb. 13)

In celebration of Lunar New Year, the Ferry Building is excited to partner with some of Chinatown’s most beloved small businesses for a four-week pop-up. The pop-up will take place from January 22 – February 13 on Saturdays and Sunday from 8:00 am to 3:00 ...

FOG Design+Art Fair 2022 at Fort Mason (Jan. 20-23)
Sunday, January 23 – 11:00 am | Cost: $25 | Fort Mason (Festival Pavilion)
FOG Design+Art Fair 2022 at Fort Mason (Jan. 20-23)

Celebrating today’s most significant creatives and leading contributors to the worlds of design and visual arts, the fair assembles 45 leading international galleries; prominent 20th-century and contemporary design dealers; a weekend of exciting programs; and 21POP, a special installation created by Stanlee Gatti. FAIR TICKETS ...

“Lindy in the Park” Swing Dance Party (Golden Gate Park)
Sunday, January 23 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting (rain cancels)
| JFK Drive Lindy Hop Spot
"Lindy in the Park" Swing Dance Party (Golden Gate Park)

Get ready to swing in Golden Gate Park every sunny Sunday at “Lindy in the Park,” a weekly free event near the de Young Museum, when the streets of Golden Gate Park are closed to traffic and the dancers take over. This in person event resumed ...Every Sunday

Free Guided Walking Tour of SF’s Mission Dolores Neighborhood
Sunday, January 23 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*best to sign up at www.sfcityguides.org, though walk ups are welcome
| Dolores Park - Golden Fire Hydrant
Free Guided Walking Tour of SF's Mission Dolores Neighborhood

See one of San Francisco’s oldest and most colorful neighborhoods, the Mission, where you’ll trace a history beginning with Indigenous peoples through waves of immigrants to today’s concerns of gentrification. Begin at the famous golden fire hydrant where locals successfully fought to save the area ...Every Sunday