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Where to Ice Skate in the Bay | Winter 2019-20
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Wednesday, November 13

Alaska Airlines $39 Sale for 2020 | SFO & San Jose
Wednesday, November 13 – All Day | Cost: $39*
*Fares start at $39 with loads of the usual restrictions.
| SFO
Alaska Airlines $39 Sale for 2020 | SFO & San Jose
Alaska Airlines has put together a good 2-day sale for as little as $39 each way. Remember that some of these fares are “saver” fares, which mean that you might not be able to reserve your seat in advance. These fares are usually for Tuesday, Wednesday ...
Free Mariachi Song Concert | UC Berkeley
Wednesday, November 13 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hertz Hall (UC Berkeley)
Free Mariachi Song Concert | UC Berkeley
UC Berkeley’s Hertz Hall Concert series has partnered alongside International Operachi Songstress and MA UC Berkeley alumn, Dr. Juanita Ulloa, to bring you Hertz Hall’s first ever Mariachi Song Concert at noon on November 13th. Also featuring Mariachi Luz de oro de Berkeley and headlined ...
Win: Alcatraz “Night Tour & Boat Cruise” | SF
Wednesday, November 13 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN
You are the only visitors on the Island, so take advantage of special Park Programs during the course of the evening and enjoy breathtaking views of San Francisco as night falls. One Funcheap winner will win a pair of Alcatraz Night Tour tickets good any date through ...
What We Can Do: Oakland’s Climate Crisis | East Bay
Wednesday, November 13 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Taylor Memorial United Methodist Church
What We Can Do: Oakland's Climate Crisis | East Bay
Resource experts from a diverse field of perspectives: science, economics, public health & environmental justice will set the groundwork for a robust dialogue on what we can do for ourselves to be part of climate action in Oakland. The round table is co-sponsored with League of ...
“The Hard Times” Author Book Discussion | Green Apple Books
Wednesday, November 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
"The Hard Times" Author Book Discussion | Green Apple Books
Matt Saincome and Bill Conway discuss The Hard Times: The First 40 Years. A sharp, comedic send-up of punk and hardcore culture, from the creators of the popular and critically-lauded satire site The Hard Times.net. The Hard Times: The First 40 Years is the first book from ...
Shaping SF Lecture: Progress to Poverty | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, November 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Shaping SF Lecture: Progress to Poverty | Mission Dist.
On the 140th anniversary of Henry George’s Progress and Poverty, his land tax and radical reform of land use are worth a critical re-examination. Geographers Francesca Manning and Richard Walker, along with Ted Gwartney of the California chapter of Common Ground USA, untangle what George ...
“Tindervention” Free Comedy Night at Cobbs | November 13-14
Wednesday, November 13 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. $17 without RSVP. Two Drink Minimum
| Cobb's Comedy Club
"Tindervention" Free Comedy Night at Cobbs | November 13-14

Everyone has been on a Tinder or Bumble Date and by the end of the date thought “I Should’ve Swiped Left!” Come to Tindervention to hear some of the funniest Tinder Horror Stories and some Bumble Crumble tales from SF’s Top Comedians. Not to mention ...

Thursday, November 14

LINES Ballet Fitness Free 30 min Dance Class | Final Day
Thursday, November 14 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | United Nations Plaza
LINES Ballet Fitness Free 30 min Dance Class | Final Day

For 12 weeks, starting August 22, LINES Dance Center is hosting free, 30-minute dance fitness classes in UN Plaza every Thursday at 1 pm. These outdoor classes — weather permitting — are for everyone, novice and professional alike. With fun beats and talented instructors, these ...Every Thursday

“RoShamBo” Playworks Event Space Grand Opening | Oakland
Thursday, November 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Playworks Event Space
"RoShamBo" Playworks Event Space Grand Opening | Oakland
The grand opening of RoShamBo on 4th, Playworks’ new event space, a community building in the heart of Oakland’s Jack London Square. We are excited to announce the grand opening of RoShambo on 4th, Playworks’ new event space in the heart of Oakland’s Jack London Square. ...
Free Talk w/ Q&A: Women in AI “Shaping AI for Good” | SF
Thursday, November 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| TechSoup Headquarters
Free Talk w/ Q&A: Women in AI "Shaping AI for Good" | SF
Hear from a cross-industry representation of women tackling this topic, explore forthcoming issues that are being discussed in ethical AI development, and uncover the important role that women are playing in forwarding the discussion. Presented by Women4Good SF, happening on November, 14 at TechSoup HQ. Explore ...
Brain & Body NightLife at Cal Academy of Sciences | SF
Brain & Body NightLife at Cal Academy of Sciences | SF
Feed your brain and body this week as NightLife explores the fascinating science of human health and wellness from the inside out.
Whole Foods’ “Real Food Stories” w/ Free Bites & Dessert | SoMa
Thursday, November 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| Whole Foods Market (SoMa)
Whole Foods' "Real Food Stories" w/ Free Bites & Dessert | SoMa
On November 14, we’ll gather for bites, drinks + a story with Dru Rivers. Dru has been farming for 36 years at her farm, Full Belly Farm, located in the beautiful Capay Valley. She is co-owner, managing and operating over 400 acres of certified organic ...
KQED’s “Bay Curious” Podcast’s 3rd Anniv. Party | SF
KQED's "Bay Curious" Podcast's 3rd Anniv. Party | SF
Bay Curious, KQED’s podcast that answers your questions about the San Francisco Bay Area, is turning 3 years old. Come celebrate three years of curiosity by throwing back a brew with host Olivia Allen-Price and the team behind the show. We’ll be at Babe’s Monte Carlo, a ...
Exploratorium After Dark: From the Farm | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: From the Farm | Pier 15
Everything you eat comes from somewhere—and in many cases, since California is the biggest producer of agriculture in the United States, that somewhere isn’t so far away. From livestock to grapes, come learn some of the science involved in growing the world’s food. And don’t ...
Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, November 14 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Thursday and fourth Thursday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. They often host live entertainment, so keep an eye out ...Monthly

Win Tix: “Daybreaker” Evening Groovy Yoga & Funky Disco Party | SF
Thursday, November 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Use code FUNCHEAP for $5 off tickets. Free snacks and non-alcoholic beverages
| 906 World Cultural Center
Daybreaker is hosting a sober evening party with 400 guests on Thurs, Nov 14th at one of the coolest new venues in SF! Prepare yourself for a fancy disco experience we call Studio FiftyFormal. Get Tickets – Use code FUNCHEAP for exclusive $5 off There’ll be a ...
The Underground: Stand-Up Comedy at Oakstop | Oakland
The Underground: Stand-Up Comedy at Oakstop | Oakland

11/14 Lineup: Matt Gubser (Cobbs, Punchline, SF Sketchfest) Abhay Nadkarni (The Set-Up, Desi Comedy Festival) Julie Ash (Cobbs, Punchline, Hellafunny, SF Sketchfest) Adam Pearlstein (Moonlight Comedy, Cobbs, Punchline, SF Sketchfest) Every Thursday

Friends-giving Trivia Night with Geeks Who Drink | SF
Thursday, November 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Registration/Tickets Required
| Anchor Public Taps
Friends-giving Trivia Night with Geeks Who Drink | SF
Anchor Public Taps is partnering up with Geeks Who Drink to bring a very special night of Friends trivia on Thursday, November 14th. Forget your sibling rivalries and your awful family memories, this is the way you really want to celebrate Thanksgiving. While we’ll cover the ...
Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, November 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Theatre
Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre

The Orinda Theatre hosts a free movie night at 6:30 pm on every second Thursday of the month. Every month showcases a new interesting classic title and sometimes you can catch special guest appearances by actors and film makers. Bring some cash for popcorn and enjoy the show. ...Monthly

Win Tix: Comedy Night: Moses Storm (NBC/Netflix) | The Punch Line
Thursday, November 14 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Punch Line
Moses is a talented comedian and actor who can be seen on the upcoming NBC comedy Sunnyside, from Mike Schur and Kal Penn. On television, you may have seen him in “I’m Dying up Here” on Showtime, “Arrested Development” for Netflix and “This Is Us” ...
Win Tix: Cirque du Soleil “AMALUNA” at Oracle Park | SF
Thursday, November 14 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Oracle Park (Formerly AT&T Park)
Drift away to a mysterious island where a thrilling adventure of love, energetic sound, and acrobatic splendor unfolds. See Cirque du Soleil AMALUNA at Oracle Park in San Francisco, November 3-January 12. > Get Tickets – Starting at $54 – Save 25% off select tickets through ...
“Tindervention” Stand Up Comedy & Tinder Horror Stories | Cobbs
Thursday, November 14 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. $17 without RSVP. Two Drink Minimum
| Cobb's Comedy Club
"Tindervention" Stand Up Comedy & Tinder Horror Stories | Cobbs

Everyone has been on a Tinder or Bumble Date and by the end of the date thought “I Should’ve Swiped Left!” Come to Tindervention to hear some of the funniest Tinder Horror Stories and some Bumble Crumble tales from SF’s Top Comedians. Not to mention ...

Win Tix: Bollywood’s Indie-folk Star: Prateek Kuhad | August Hall
Thursday, November 14 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN | August Hall
Hailed by Rolling Stone India as “one of the country’s leading singer-songwriters,” Prateek Kuhad has taken the rest of the world by storm in recent years, garnering a slew of accolades and honors around the globe with his mesmerizing, cinematic songwriting. > Get Tickets – $25 His ...
Whitechapel’s 4th Anniversary Party | SF
Thursday, November 14 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| Whitechapel
Whitechapel's 4th Anniversary Party | SF
Whitechapel’s  Fourth Anniversary is coming, and they want to celebrate with you, their team and the community for getting them here. Happening on Thursday, November 14th, from 8:30 pm to 12:30 am. Enjoy dance tunes by Tanoa “Samoa Boy”, and the launch of our NEW ...

Friday, November 15

2019 San Mateo Harvest Festival | Nov. 15-17
Friday, November 15 – All Day | Cost: $9*
*$9 General Admission, $7 Seniors (62+), $7 Military, $4 Youth (13 - 17) Free (12 & under)
| San Mateo Event Center
2019 San Mateo Harvest Festival | Nov. 15-17

The San Mateo Harvest Festival brings thousands of handmade arts and crafts, live music and performances, delicious foods and more to the San Mateo Event Center. 2019 San Mateo Harvest Festival November 15-17, 2019 – Friday and Sunday | 10 am to 5 pm – Saturday | 10 ...

Ice Skating Opening Ceremony & $5 Unlimited Ice Skating | San Jose
Friday, November 15 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Share Promo Code #DTSJ to receive $5 admission per person.
| Circle of Palms Plaza
Ice Skating Opening Ceremony & $5 Unlimited Ice Skating | San Jose
Join the Downtown Ice’s 16th year in the Circle of Palms and 24th year overall. More than 50,000 skaters and 120,000 of their friends are expected to visit the ice this season. Kristi Yamaguchi, the 1992 Olympic gold medal winner in women’s figure skating, will celebrate ...
Kristi Yamaguchi Holiday Ice Skating Rink Grand Opening | San Ramon
Friday, November 15 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$12 Regular admission prices begin at 6 pm.
| City Center Bishop Ranch
Kristi Yamaguchi Holiday Ice Skating Rink Grand Opening | San Ramon
The Kristi Yamaguchi Holiday Ice Skating Rink, the first and only outdoor ice skating rink in the Tri-Valley, will officially celebrate its grand opening on November 15 at 5 pm. The rink will be open until January 5, 2020. Yamaguchi, the beloved 1992 Olympic gold medal ...
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland

Get your Oakland groove on at Friday Nights @ OMCA – a weekly free outdoor experience with food trucks and music. This is a great community gathering that is most vibrant during March-November when the garden and terraces are open as well as during certain ...Every Friday

Art Installation Inspired by SF’s Sinking Millennium Tower | Opening Reception
Friday, November 15 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI)
Art Installation Inspired by SF's Sinking Millennium Tower | Opening Reception
Join in celebration of Postcommodity: The Point of Final Collapse in the Zellerbach Quad at San Francisco Art Institute’s Chestnut Street Campus. This sound-art installation sounds off at 5 pm each day beginning November 15 until the Millennium Tower is fixed or torn down. The Point of ...
Dance Jam X Basketball Tournament Final | SoMa
Friday, November 15 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | UNDSCVRD Court
Dance Jam X Basketball Tournament Final | SoMa
Get ready for the Dance Jam x Basketball Tournament final at SF’s UNDSCVRD Court, a 2-month pop-up in the SOMA Pilipinas district of San Francisco. Full details coming soon.