2019 Fort Point Civil War Day at Presidio
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2019 Fort Point Civil War Day at Presidio
Experience first-hand the momentous era of the Civil War w/ reenactors & demonstrations
Oakland A's FanFest 2019
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Oakland A's FanFest 2019
Autograph + Q&A sessions w/ players & coaches, free food trucks, giveaways & more
2019 SF's Insane "Free Bazaar" Sign Party
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2019 SF's Insane "Free Bazaar" Sign Party
Delight, amuse and confuse your fellow humans on their way to work.

Wednesday, January 23

Supercross Virtual Reality Motorcycle Experience | San Mateo
Wednesday, January 23 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hillsdale Shopping Center
Supercross Virtual Reality Motorcycle Experience | San Mateo
Rock your world and experience a high-energy virtual Supercross ride at Hillsdale Shopping Center, on Wednesday, January 23rd, starting at 11 am and running throughout the day. Supercross fans and want-a-be-riders can once again hop on a real motorcycle, pop on the SXVR googles and take ...
Aero Adventure Challenge | San Carlos
Wednesday, January 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hiller Aviation Museum
Aero Adventure Challenge | San Carlos
Launch an adventure in flight at the Hiller Aviation Museum. Explore the magic of flight at the Hiller Aviation Museum. Discover how aircraft fly with a collection of some 50 historic aircraft. Take on the wind tunnel challenge in the Invention Lab, see robotic flight in ...
Death Cafe: Ideas, Concerns, Fears & Hopes Over Coffee | Oakland
Wednesday, January 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Chapel of the Chimes
Death Cafe: Ideas, Concerns, Fears & Hopes Over Coffee | Oakland
Death Cafe Oakland is a safe, welcoming place in which people  share their ideas, concerns, fears, and hopes about death as well as coffee, tea, and cookies. Death Cafe is a global movement. There have been thousands of Death Cafes held throughout the world.  From the ...
2019 SF Fresh Festival | Jan 7-24
Wednesday, January 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Many events free. Others have nominal costs
| ODC Dance Commons
2019 SF Fresh Festival | Jan 7-24

FRESH Exchanges are community oriented and organized social and interactive events created to cultivate, invigorate and cross-pollinate experimental dance, music and performance artists and audiences. These include live music events, roundtable talks, artist input and audience feedback sessions, writing and reading circles, improvisation jams and ...

Shaping SF Lecture: Before SF “Spanish/Mexican Period” | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, January 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Shaping SF Lecture: Before SF "Spanish/Mexican Period" | Mission Dist.

Shaping San Francisco is a series of free lectures, which aim to excavate the city’s lost history. It’s a place to meet and talk unmediated by corporations, official spokespeople, religion, political parties, or dogma. Shaping San Francisco Periodic Wednesdays | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm Eric ...

Thursday, January 24

Artist-Led Abstract Light Sculptures Walk | Sausalito
Thursday, January 24 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Advance registration is required.
| Headlands Center for the Arts
Artist-Led Abstract Light Sculptures Walk | Sausalito

Experience Vishal Dar’s new, augmented-reality sculptures in decommissioned military batteries on these special, artist-led walks. Part of an ambitious global project, Edge of See: Twilight Engines uses site-specific light sculptures viewed through an augmented reality iOS app to push the senses of vision, scale, motion, ...

Tropical NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, January 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
Tropical NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Escape the winter doldrums with a trip to Tropical NightLife, where our three-story rainforest is just one of the places you’ll find tropical paradise vibes.
Exploratorium After Dark: Radioactive | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Radioactive | Pier 15
Warning: Certain atoms may be unstable—in fact, they’re constantly falling apart all around you. You may learn about about their occurrence in the universe, how we make use of their decay, and their effects on the human body at this evening of illuminating programming—including Full-Spectrum ...
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, January 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian 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. Is it taking place this month? Always check the Facebook ...Monthly

Win Tix: Fearless Fermentation: Miso Making Workshop | SF
Thursday, January 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Tinker Kitchen
In just one hour, you’ll travel through three stages where you’ll experience the magic of miso. In this class, you’ll learn how to make your own miso and what great benefits it has on your diet, and how to apply it to your everyday meals ...
AI/Facial Recognition in Criminal Justice Talk: Legal Battles & Uses | Palo Alto
Thursday, January 24 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP is required.
| Palo Alto Art Center
AI/Facial Recognition in Criminal Justice Talk: Legal Battles & Uses | Palo Alto
A 3-speaker panel will discuss the legal battles, the uses in the Bay Area & the ethical issues surrounding AI and Facial Recognition. The speakers are: Jacob Snow, the technology & civil liberty attorney at NorCal Affiliate; Stephanie Lacambra, a criminal defense trial attorney & immigration ...
Diversity Film Series: “100 Years One Woman’s Fight for Justice” | Piedmont
Thursday, January 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP not required.
| Ellen Driscoll Playhouse
Diversity Film Series: "100 Years One Woman's Fight for Justice" | Piedmont
When Elouise Cobell, a Blackfeet warrior from Montana, started asking questions about missing money from government-managed Indian Trust accounts, she never imagined that one day she would be taking on the U.S. government. But what she discovered as the Treasurer of her tribe was a ...
Win Tix: Nashville Singer-songwriter: Lera Lynn | Swedish American Hall
Thursday, January 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Swedish American Hall
Lera Lynn‘s big break arrived in 2014 when she was cast as a moody lone troubadour in the second season of HBO’s dark crime drama True Detective. > Get Tickets – $20 Adv / $25 Door (21+) Her desolate Lynchian scenes suggested a spare, skeletal singer/songwriter, but ...
Travel Cabaret Cultural Celebration Night & Cuisine Tasting | Livermore
Thursday, January 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover, no RSVP, no drink minimum. Only requirement is a curious mind.
| Beer Baron (Livermore)
Travel Cabaret Cultural Celebration Night & Cuisine Tasting | Livermore

Travel Cabaret aims to bring together the Bay Area community to join in an evening of cultural celebration as a catalyst towards building local community and cultural appreciation. The overarching theme is to share experiences of a country from both a traveler’s and native’s perspective ...

2019 Fresh Festival: Dance, Music, Performance | Final Day
Thursday, January 24 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Many events free. Others have nominal costs
| Space 124
2019 Fresh Festival: Dance, Music, Performance | Final Day

FRESH Exchanges are community oriented and organized social and interactive events created to cultivate, invigorate and cross-pollinate experimental dance, music and performance artists and audiences. These include live music events, roundtable talks, artist input and audience feedback sessions, writing and reading circles, improvisation jams and ...

Win Tix: Space Rock Trio: Duster | Great American Music Hall
Thursday, January 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Great American Music Hall
Duster has emerged as one of the most influential bands of the past decade. The San Jose trio made two albums and an EP that could either be described as slowcore, space-rock, or lo-fi, but no matter how it’s qualified, their music embodies just about every ...
Win Tix: 4th Annual Fog City Magic Fest | EXIT Theatre
Thursday, January 24 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | EXIT Theatre
Magic returns to EXIT Theatre with the Fourth Annual Fog City Magic Fest, co-curated by Master Magician Jay Alexander, and SFBG’s 2018 Best Magician of the Bay, Christian Cagigal. > Get Tickets – $25 Highlights include the welcome return of NYC’s Peter Samelson, the first-ever Close-up Magic ...

Friday, January 25

SF’s Insane “Free Bazaar” Sign Party | 2019
Friday, January 25 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Market and Montgomery
SF's Insane "Free Bazaar" Sign Party | 2019
Delight, amuse and confuse your fellow humans on their way to work. The organizers will provide free poster boards and markers. You’ll write “FREE (WHATEVER YOU WANT)” and offer an experience, some words, a trinket, a sip — or anything you think would bring some whimsy to workers ...
1,000 Sqft San Francisco Scale Model from the 1930s | Jan. 25-Mar. 25
Friday, January 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
1,000 Sqft San Francisco Scale Model from the 1930s | Jan. 25-Mar. 25

The San Francisco scale model finished in 1940 has been mostly hidden away ever since — until now. The model is finally set to get the display it deserves on January 25, 2019, when the wooden relief map will go into circulation at the San ...

Free Friday Night at the Art Center: Guided Planetarium & Art Making | Palo Alto
Friday, January 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Palo Alto Art Center
Free Friday Night at the Art Center: Guided Planetarium & Art Making | Palo Alto
Join the Palo Alto Art Center on January 25, 7-10 pm for Friday Night at the Art Center, celebrating the opening of The Sheltering Sky exhibition. This free event will feature a guided planetarium experience, art-making activities, music, a cash bar, constellation creations, and more.
Win Tix: SF Sketchfest: “Bring the Rock” w/ Greg Behrendt | Swedish American Hall
Friday, January 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Swedish American Hall
Best-selling writer-comedian Greg Behrendt (He’s Just Not That Into You) brings his wildly popular ‘Bring the Rock’ show back to SF Sketchfest. The show gives comedians the chance to tell a story about a song from their past – sometimes embarrassing, sometimes sentimental, always funny. > ...
Win Tix: Quantopia: The Evolution of the Internet | YBCA Theater
Friday, January 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*GA $25 / Senior $20 / Student $15 / Super fan $75
| Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky and data artist Greg Niemeyer brings you the world premiere of Quantopia: The Evolution of the Internet – a multimedia hip hop concert experience about the history and exponential growth of the internet. Experience a multi-sensory journey illuminating ever-present issues ...
Win Tix: SF Sketchfest: Sasheer Zamata’s Party Time | Cobb’s
Friday, January 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$25 GA / $35 Reserved Premium Seating
| Cobb's Comedy Club
Sasheer Zamata is a comedian, actress, and writer. She was a cast member on Saturday Night Live and has appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and This American Life. She hosts a live variety show called Sasheer Zamata Party Time, and you can ...
Win Tix: Cirque du Soleil “VOLTA” | AT&T Park
Friday, January 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Oracle Park (Formerly AT&T Park)
Cirque du Soleil returns to the San Francisco Bay Area with VOLTA, a captivating voyage of discovery. Inspired in part by the adventurous spirit that fuels the culture of street sports, VOLTA explores the themes of celebrating differences and unique qualities in a world where ...

Saturday, January 26

Win Tix: 2019 Golden Gate Kennel Club Dog Show | Cow Palace Dog lovers of all ages will come together at the Cow Palace to see who will be top dog at the 2019 Golden Gate Kennel Club dog show. The west’s premier “benched” show will offer attendees a chance to meet and get to know the ...
Sports Basement’s “Get Fit Fest” | Santa Rosa
Saturday, January 26 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Sports Basement (Santa Rosa)
Sports Basement's "Get Fit Fest" | Santa Rosa

Stay motivated and fill up your yearly race calendar at the 2nd Annual Fit Fest. The discounted race registration event is back and bigger than ever. You’ll get discounted registration on all kinds of events and races that are happening all over the Bay Area ...

Win Tix: Daybreaker: Dance Dance Resolution | SF
Saturday, January 26 – 9:00 am | Cost: WIN | 555 20th St
This year will mark Daybreaker’s newest mission: global unity. This means we’ll be dancing to a global theme, for a global giveback and creating a global music video for the month of January. > Get $5 Off Tickets – $35 Yoga + Dance / $15 Dance Party ...
Oakland A’s FanFest 2019 | Jack London Square
Saturday, January 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP is requested but not required.
| Jack London Square
Oakland A's FanFest 2019 | Jack London Square
The Oakland A’s will host their annual FanFest on Saturday, January 26, 2019 from 9:30 am to 2 pm at Jack London Square. FanFest will include autograph and Q&A sessions with players and coaches, appearances by Stomper and the Hall of Fame racers, as well as ...
2019 Fort Point Civil War Day | Presidio
Saturday, January 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Point
2019 Fort Point Civil War Day | Presidio
Fort Point is called to action once again. Experience first-hand the momentous era of the American Civil War from live reenactors through infantry and artillery demonstrations, medicine in the 1800s, music, Victorian dance and exhibits displaying the lives of men, women, and children of days ...
Family Geochaching Adventure | San Carlos
Saturday, January 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Carlos Museum of History
Family Geochaching Adventure | San Carlos
Come join the fun as a family to find various geocache treasures all over San Carlos. Meet in front of the San Carlos Museum. REI will again be sponsoring this event, and will bring some GPS units to check out and use or use your own ...