Every Bay Area Women's March for 2020
Have Your Voice Heard
Every Bay Area Women's March for 2020
Join in for the 2020 Women's March and continue to push for change.
Nine Awesome Spots to Watch the 49ers
Get Out: Events
Nine Awesome Spots to Watch the 49ers
Where to find free chili dogs, official 49ers parties, giveaways, $1 wings, $2 tacos + Costco?
SF Just Landed a Major (Free) Science Fiction Festival for 2020
Brand New
SF Just Landed a Major (Free) Science Fiction Festival for 2020
Over 30 events plus exhibit of rare books, magazines and art. February 1 - April 30, 2020

Friday, January 17

HellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, TLC, Prince & More) | SF
Friday, January 17 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP before 10:30pm; $5 after
| Bar Fluxus
HellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, TLC, Prince & More) | SF

Come to an amazing downtown art bar, Bar Fluxus to enjoy some classic RnB tunes with DJ BeatsMe. Hear some classic throwbacks from Ginuwine, TLC, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Prince, Usher, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys, Frank Ocean, Brandy, Missy and Aaliyah and more. HellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, ...Every Friday

San Francisco Winter Comedy Festival | Jan. 17-18
Friday, January 17 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required, otherwise $10 at the door
| Neck of The Woods
San Francisco Winter Comedy Festival | Jan. 17-18

HellaFunny and Funcheap are taking over the Neck of the Woods and turning it into a secret pop-up comedy club for one weekend. Come enjoy some big laughs with some of SF’s best comedians. Comedians from this show have been seen on NBC, ABC, Viceland, ...

2020 Concord Comfort Food Restaurant Week | Jan 17-26
Friday, January 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Concord
2020 Concord Comfort Food Restaurant Week | Jan 17-26

Concord is excited to present the 3rd Annual Comfort Food Week, January 17-26, 2020. With 30+ participating restaurants, this event brings the unbridled joy of eating to the city. Comfort Food Week highlights talented chefs, new restaurants, local favorites, new dishes, and promotes the diverse ...

Final Day: Val-U-Mart Art Show | Oakland
Friday, January 17 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Sliding scale - no one turned away for lack of funds
| Pro Arts Gallery
Final Day: Val-U-Mart Art Show | Oakland

Welcome to Val-U-Mart, the first-ever artificial intelligence shopping experience.  Our one-size-fits-all economy doesn’t work for anyone. Why should we “let the market decide” the cost of an item, when two customers might value the same item completely differently? Val-U-Mart is revolutionizing the shopping experience, with ...

2020 Concord Comfort Food Restaurant Week | Opening Night
Friday, January 17 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Todos Santos Plaza
2020 Concord Comfort Food Restaurant Week | Opening Night
Concord’s 3rd Annual Comfort Week, a celebration of new and traditional comfort foods, starts Friday, January 17. Stop by Concord’s new Visitor Center at Salvio Pacheco Square in Todos Santos Plaza from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm for the official launch party hosted by E.J. ...
Bay Street Friday Night Food Truck Socials | Emeryville
Friday, January 17 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Bay Street Emeryville
Bay Street Friday Night Food Truck Socials | Emeryville
Bay Street launches Friday Night Food Truck Socials, a fun evening of tasty food trucks, live music, trivia games, jugglers, magicians, free hot chocolate, photo booths and more. Beer and wine will be available for sale with proceeds benefiting Lend A Hand, a non-profit organization ...
Friday Nights at OMCA Returns for 2020: Night Market & DJs | Oakland
Friday Nights at OMCA Returns for 2020: Night Market & DJs | 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

Intimate & Exclusive European Tasting Event | SF
Friday, January 17 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cheese Plus
Intimate & Exclusive European Tasting Event | SF
Join  at an intimate and exclusive tasting with a few of the favorite food artisans from across the globe who happen to be in town for the Fancy Food Show at Moscone Center. Stop in and meet the makers behind the world’s finest artisan foods and ...
Meet Cuddly Baby Goats: Cheese Tasting & Art Party | SF
Meet Cuddly Baby Goats: Cheese Tasting & Art Party | SF
Secession Art & Design was so excited when artist Hilary Williams said yes to bringing her baby goats to the gallery this Friday January 17. For a lot of  city dwellers, Hilary’s lifestyle combining art and farming is so dreamy. From her farm, Lettuce Laugh Farms ...
Citywide Rock/Paper/Scissors (Roshambo) Finals | San Carlos
Friday, January 17 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Tierra Linda Middle School
Citywide Rock/Paper/Scissors (Roshambo) Finals | San Carlos
The annual San Carlos City-Wide Roshambo Contest (Rock, Paper, Scissors), with finals during Family Game Night. The event started in 2012. Both “at-large” finalists and school champions will participate in the finals. Prizes will be awarded. If you are interested in participating in the “at-large” ...
Napa’s Fun-Filled “Lantern Parade” | 2020
Friday, January 17 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Veterans Memorial Park (Napa)
Napa's Fun-Filled "Lantern Parade" | 2020

Napa does Art After Dark. This nine-day festival is free to the public and features iconic architecture that becomes the painting in a unique lighted art walk. Original artwork is created by local and international artists with installations at approximately 13 locations in Downtown Napa, the Oxbow ...

Tiny Garage Concert Night | Emeryville
Friday, January 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5 Suggested Donation
| Boonation Custom Cycles
Tiny Garage Concert Night | Emeryville

Boonation Custom Cycles hosts a monthly Tiny Garage Concert Series. This is a community event, catered towards lovers of neighborhood fun. Tiny Garage Concerts Every 3rd Friday | 7 pm to 10 pm Boonation Custom Cycles, 5656 Genoa St, Emeryville FREE with a $5 suggested ...Monthly

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, January 17 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
San Jose Bike Party

San Jose Bike Party is a place to ride bikes, make friends, and have a good time every third Friday of each month at 8 pm. San Jose is the largest city in Northern California, but they are hidden in the suburban sprawl. It’s time ...Monthly

Saturday, January 18

Downtown SF’s HellaDesi Comedy Night | Every Saturday
Saturday, January 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP for first 100 people. $10 at door without RSVP
| Bar Fluxus
Downtown SF's HellaDesi Comedy Night | Every Saturday

It’s San Francisco’s only weekly HellaDesi Comedy Night at a cool downtown SF art bar 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 the Bay’s Desi culture ...Every Saturday

Craft Comedy Night: “Best of the East Bay” | Oakland
Saturday, January 18 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Tickets are general admission. Seating is limited. Arrive early.
| Federation Brewing
Craft Comedy Night: "Best of the East Bay" | Oakland

Check out one of Oakland’s hottest free standup shows. Craft Comedy features some of the best comedians in The Bay as well as touring guests from Comedy Central, Vice, Sketchfest, Conan, Netflix and more. All in a cool and intimate space. It’s always an exciting ...Monthly

Final Weekend of 2020: Free Union Square Ice Skating Lessons | SF
Final Weekend of 2020: Free Union Square Ice Skating Lessons | SF

Don’t know how to skate? Kaiser Permanente is inviting beginner skaters to the Safeway Holiday Ice Rink in Union Square presented by Alaska Airlines to come learn from professional skate instructors every weekend. Lessons are free (including skate rental) to those who sign up in ...Every Saturday

Nature Hike with the Family | San Carlos
Saturday, January 18 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Pulgas Ridge Preserve
Nature Hike with the Family | San Carlos
Enjoy a great morning walking with the family in this lovely San Carlos nature spot. Local hiker Tom Davids will explain local history of the preserve. Some interesting links are: San Carlos Trails Specific Information about Pulgas Ridge
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. 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 ...Every Saturday

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

2020 Chinese New Year Flower Fair | Jan 18-19
Saturday, January 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
2020 Chinese New Year Flower Fair | Jan 18-19

Each year, the Chinese New Year Flower Fair takes place the weekend before the Lunar New Year holiday, so that families can enjoy the festive atmosphere and purchase fresh flowers, fruits, candies and brand new supplies for the home to begin the new lunar year. Delight ...

MLK Weekend San Francisco History Walks | 17 Free Tours
MLK Weekend San Francisco History Walks | 17 Free Tours

San Francisco City Guides offer free guided walking tours of many different neighborhoods in the city and will be offering a full slate of free tours on MLK weekend Saturday through Monday. Tour starting times range from 9:30 am to 2 pm and there are ...

2020 Dance Hack Festival | SF
Saturday, January 18 – All Day | Cost: $10 | CounterPULSE
2020 Dance Hack Festival | SF

DanceHack is back for year six. This year’s showcase will feature never-before-seen performance, installations, and dance— all generated within 48 hours of transdisciplinary collaboration among Bay Area artists. DanceHackSF is an annual San Francisco-based event that brings together performers and developers to inspire one another ...

Women’s March & Rally Contra Costa 2020 | Walnut Creek
Saturday, January 18 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Walnut Creek Civic Park
Women's March & Rally Contra Costa 2020 | Walnut Creek
All Contra Costa residents are invited to join on January 19, 2019 for this non-partisan, peaceful, family-friendly gathering. At the rally at Civic Park in downtown Walnut Creek, you will hear from powerful speakers and demonstrate the commitment to equity, tolerance, human rights and justice for ...
Women’s March Oakland | 2020
Saturday, January 18 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Women's March Oakland | 2020
Women’s March Oakland 2020 has a single goal: getting all of us counted in 2020. At this nonpartisan, peaceful event on the Saturday before Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, they will mobilize to raise awareness, volunteer hours and funding to get a complete Census count ...
Exploring San Bruno Mountain’s Saddle and Bog Trails | Brisbane
Saturday, January 18 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Bruno Mountain
Exploring San Bruno Mountain's Saddle and Bog Trails | Brisbane
This field trip is a first-of-the-year winter staple so let’s start with an easy walk around the saddle and bog with East Bay and San Francisco views. The saddle features grasslands, monocultures of gorse, a eucalyptus forest, the headwaters of Colma Creek, and a rare ...
Lunar New Year Lion Dancing: Traveling Festival | SF
Saturday, January 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
Lunar New Year Lion Dancing: Traveling Festival | SF

Ring in the Lunar New Year of the Rat, with an exciting celebration of Chinese lion dance and martial arts. All are welcome. 2020 Lunar New Year Lion Dancer Celebrations Saturday, January 4, 2020 10:15 – 10:45 am – Ortega 11:00 – 11:45 am – ...

San Jose Women’s March & Rally | 2020
Saturday, January 18 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP is encouraged. Donations are accepted.
| San Jose City Hall
San Jose Women's March & Rally | 2020
Our power counts. The power in our voices, the power in our unity, and the power in our votes. 2020 is the year that we not only demonstrate our power, but we use it to mobilize and create change. Join Women’s March San Jose for the ...
Opening Day of 2020 Downtown Benicia Restaurant Week | January 18-25
Saturday, January 18 – All Day | Cost: 20% off*
*Get up to 15% – 20% discount at participating eateries; conditions may apply.
| First Street (Benicia)
Opening Day of 2020 Downtown Benicia Restaurant Week |  January 18-25

Downtown celebrates California Restaurant Month with Restaurant Week in January. A dining passport offers a 15-20% discount at participating eateries (conditions may apply). Bonus: Dining at participating restaurants will earn you entries into a drawing to win $100 Downtown Dollars. Participating Restaurants & Promotions: Char’s ...

Women’s March San Francisco & Civic Center Rally | 2020
Saturday, January 18 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
Women's March San Francisco & Civic Center Rally | 2020
On January 18, 2020, Women’s March San Francisco will unite along with multiple other cities in California (and other states) to reaffirm their commitment to building a positive and just future for all, and to celebrate the spirit of resistance efforts over the past year. ...
SF’s Black & Brown Comix Arts Festival 2020 | January 18-20
Saturday, January 18 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
SF's Black & Brown Comix Arts Festival 2020 | January 18-20

The Black & Brown Comix Arts Festival (BCAF) is a free, three-day festival that celebrates the creativity of people of color in the comic arts and popular visual culture and is dedicated to the notion that all audiences deserve to be subject in the culture ...