Tuesday, May 21 Oakland’s Free “AMP” Street Music Festival | May-October
Oakland Central debuts a brand new free outdoor music festival for 2019, AMP (Arts, Music, Performance) Oakland, a curated street performance series, throughout Downtown Oakland from May until October. Over 300 local performers will take to the streets to perform over the next six months, ...
2 for 1 Margaritas “Taco Tuesday” | SF
Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar is a unique farm-to-table Italian-Venezuelan restaurant in the Mission that has a special “Taco Tuesday” promotion with 2-for-1 fresh-fruit margaritas and discounted taco platters ($4 off). Not your ordinary tacos, these are gourmet-inspired Venezuelan recipes. Plus a new fresh ...Every Tuesday
59th Annual “Film Finals” Student Showcase | Roxie Theater
A San Francisco State tradition for over half a century, Film Finals is the School of Cinema’s annual showcase of the best films made by Cinema students at San Francisco State University during the academic year and the City’s premiere student cinema event.
This year Variety ...
Win Tix: “Aladdin” Sneak Preview Movie Screening | AMC Metreon
Join us at a special private sneak preview screening of the new film Aladdin at the AMC Metreon. You must check in no later than 6:20pm for guaranteed seating. If you show up late, you risk your seats being given away to someone else.
We’ll be ...
“Town Business” Oakland Comedy Night | Every Tuesday
SF may get most of the press, but Oakland has its own rich comedy scene, so “Town Business” is your weekly Tuesday showcase of some of the town’s best comics from around the Bay in a cool “Golden State Lounge” with comfy couches and a brick fireplace. Many comedians performing ...Every Tuesday
Wednesday, May 22 2019 Free Oakland Guided Walking Tours Kick Off | African-American History
Stroll through downtown and discover the places where Oakland African American leaders have made their marks. Learn how Lionel Wilson, Delilah Beasley, Robert Maynard, the Dellums family, Josephine Baker, and others changed the Bay Area and California. Tour begins at 10 am in front of ...
Harvey Milk Day 2019: GLBT History Museum Free Day | SF
The GLBT Historical Society Museum in San Francisco will celebrate Harvey Milk Day by offering free admission on May 22, 2019, Milk’s birthday, and official statewide “day of special significance.”
Free Admission | Harvey Milk Day 2019
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 | 11 am to 6 pm
GLBT Historical Society Museum, 4127 18th ...
Win: Alcatraz Boat Cruise: Tour The Rock | SF
Step back in time and experience the legendary Island that was a Civil War fort, a military prison and one of the most notorious federal penitentiaries in US history.
One Funcheap winner will win a pair of Alcatraz day tour tickets good any date (plus a ...
“Harvey Milk Day” The Castro’s Harvey Milk Art Tribute | Through May 26
Windows for Harvey, present by Castro Merchants, the neighborhood merchant organization founded by Harvey Milk in 1973, puts on the annual “Windows for Harvey” with artists and business owners throughout the Castro who wanted to honor Harvey Milk (whose birthday is May 22) and his ...
5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF
Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar is a unique farm-to-table Italian-Venezuelan restaurant in the Mission that has a special 5-Course Tasting Menu with 2-for-1 fresh-fruit tropical drinks on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Francesca’s has tons of options and loves to accommodate vegan, no pork, gluten free, ...Every Wednesday
Free Workshop: DIY Melted Crayon Mandalas | Macy’s
Join us for a Crayola Create It Yourself (CIY) event as we take the CIY network offline and create a hypnotizing mandala-inspired display. At this hands-on workshop, artists of all ages will use coolest-ever Crayola Crayon Melter, to transform an ordinary piece of wood into ...
“Harvey Milk Day” Block Party | The Castro
In California, May 22nd is Harvey Milk Day. In 2019, in honor of the bash we threw in 1979, only seven months after he was murdered, the Harvey Milk LGBTQ Democratic Club is hosting another block party. Our party will include Cleve Jones, the Castro ...
“The Tenderloin Through Time” Book Talk | SF Main Library
Author Peter M. Field will talk about his new book “The Tenderloin District of San Francisco Through Time,” a brief history of a neighborhood known to early San Franciscans as St. Ann’s Valley.
The story of this once-placid piece of real estate provides with a fascinating ...
“GOAT$” Extended Comedy from the Greatest of All Time | SF
GOAT$ is a comedy showcase featuring long sets from some of the greatest of all time. These comics are super humanly funny with credits from Conan, Comedy Central, SF Sketchfest, and Netflix. Your hosts Joseph Nguyen, Feel Woods and Nicole Calasich invite you to laugh yourself ...Monthly
Thursday, May 23 Afro-Cuban Ensemble of SFSU | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Founded and directed by renowned flutist, arranger and composer John Calloway in 1999, the Afro-Cuban Ensemble of SF State has served as an important platform for generations of excellent musicians. Dedicated to preserving and performing dance and concert music from Cuba and other Latin American ...
Oakland’s Free Carnival: Free Games, Popcorn & Churros | 2019
Come one, come all to this free carnival event for kids and adults on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 19th and Broadway.
Enjoy crafts, carnival games, popcorn, cotton candy, churros, fun house mirrors and a balloon artist. Don’t miss this free afternoon of fun for all ages.
The Carnival ...
Towel Day: A Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Celebration | SF
DON’T PANIC. Whitechapel’s 3rd Annual Towel Day is Thursday, May 23rd. Join us as we honor the life and works of writer Douglas Adams, Author of The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy.
We will be featuring special frood & smashing cocktails from the book crafted with ...
Asian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF
The Asian Art Museum is back on Valentine’s Day February 14 through August 29, 2019. The museum will be open until 9 pm on Thursdays and general admission is just $10. You can spend an evening in their beautiful building enjoying the galleries, fun talks, ...Every Thursday
5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF
Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar is a unique farm-to-table Italian-Venezuelan restaurant in the Mission that has a special 5-Course Tasting Menu with 2-for-1 fresh-fruit tropical drinks on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Francesca’s has tons of options and loves to accommodate vegan, no pork, gluten free, ...Every Thursday
Exploratorium After Dark: Self, Made | Pier 15
Explore the many converging facets of identity on this journey to the center of the self. Question your assumptions, weigh your psychic baggage, and dare yourself to try on a new persona as you explore both self and society. Come as you are—and let’s take ...
Free Author Talk: 40 Classic Indian Breads & Sides | Omnivore Books
Steeped in an oral culture, the Indian cuisine offers many culinary gems from its numerous gastronomic regions, all responding to season, region, and reason, with individual flair. Representing an essential part of a meal, Roti and its many variations are individual, handcrafted creations that sustain ...
Free Monthly Outdoor Movie Night: The Never Ending Story | Oakland
Please note this movie night has been changed from May 16 to May 23 due to rain.
The classic 1984 mystical fantasy film: The Never Ending Story
Food by Samara Southern Creations: Southern style specially crafted for movie time (think: Chicken & Waffles, Mac & Cheese, popcorn).
At our ...Monthly
Win Tix: Philly Indie Rock: Joy Again | Cafe du Nord
Joy Again is an indie rock band that blossomed in the brotherly city of Philadelphia. The band, whose founding members met in boarding school, has released debut singles on Mom + Pop (U.S.) and Lucky Number (U.K.). Their latest EP was released on Never Grow ...
Win Tix: New Wave Pop Powerhouse: Neon Trees | August Hall
Hailed by Rolling Stone as “a New Wave pop powerhouse”, Neon Trees first united in 2006 and instantly attracted acclaim and attention for their kaleidoscopic sound and affirmative vision, showcased on 2010’s extraordinary debut album, “Habits”. Their hit songs, “Animal”, “Sleeping with a Friend” and ...