2019 Macy's Flower Show
Fairs & Festivals
2019 Macy's Flower Show
Stunning annual celebration of flowers, food, art & music from March 24 – April 7
Persian New Year Fire Jumping Festival
Fairs & Festivals
Persian New Year Fire Jumping Festival
Annual ritual of bonfire jumping to shake off the darkness of winter
A Super Rare Free SFMOMA Day
Fairs & Festivals
A Super Rare Free SFMOMA Day
This Thursday it's free admission to museums all over SoMa

Tuesday, March 19

19th Annual “Women in Gaming” Interactive Rally & Workshop | SoMa
Tuesday, March 19 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Terra Gallery
19th Annual "Women in Gaming" Interactive Rally & Workshop | SoMa
Join as Xbox invites you for an afternoon of networking, community, and inspiring discussion on using gaming to build a better world. Xbox believe every woman has a place in games – whether you’re a player, streamer, competitor or worker – women contribute every day to ...
2019 Persian New Year & Fire Jumping Festival | Berkeley
Tuesday, March 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Persian Center
2019 Persian New Year & Fire Jumping Festival | Berkeley
Jump over a bonfire for “Chaharshanbeh Souri: Festival of Fire” to shake off the darkness of winter and welcome the brightness of spring, a Persian ritual passed down since ancient Zoroastrian times. In Iran (and parts of Afghanistan and India), it is customary for people to ...
2019 Albany FilmFest: Humanity on the Big Screen | East Bay
Tuesday, March 19 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 per movie or you can buy a week long valid Festival pass for $80
| Albany Twin
2019 Albany FilmFest: Humanity on the Big Screen | East Bay
Community activists building bridges and making history. Q&A with filmmakers follows.
“Town Business” Oakland Comedy Night | Every Tuesday
Tuesday, March 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $10 at door.
| Copper Spoon Cocktails & Kitchen
"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, March 20

Free Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cone Day | 79th Anniversary
Free Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cone Day | 79th Anniversary
Dairy Queen is celebrating their 79th anniversary on the first day of spring by hooking up everyone with a free small vanilla soft-serve cone with the signature curl on top. There’s not a DQ in San Francisco proper, but there’s plenty a short drive away. But ...
KQED Community Conversation: Higher Education & Attainability | Oakland
Wednesday, March 20 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Mills College
KQED Community Conversation: Higher Education & Attainability | Oakland
Will first-generation students be able to enter and achieve a college diploma? These and many other issues facing students desiring a higher education degree in California are critical topics to be discussed during a two-part series hosted by the KQED Community Action Panel. Please join in ...
California Women & their Fight for Civil Rights Celebration | SF
Wednesday, March 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bernal Heights Branch Library
California Women & their Fight for Civil Rights Celebration | SF
Join and find out what motivated these bold women – and the rights they won for us all. Since the early days of statehood, women in California have been at the forefront of the fight for civil rights. There will have a look at the lives ...
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Tournament | SF
Wednesday, March 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Laughing Monk Brewing
Super Smash Bros Ultimate Tournament | SF

Is your game strong? Then come and prove it. The tournament starts 7 pm. Free to enter. Prizes for 1st and 2nd place. 1v1 3 stock 8 min limit stage battlefield no items Final smash meter off Damage ratio 1.0 Custom balance off Pause off ...Monthly

The Final “Supermoon” of 2019: First Day of Spring | March 20-21
Wednesday, March 20 – 7:13 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
The Final "Supermoon" of 2019: First Day of Spring | March 20-21
The Full Moon on March 20-21, 2019 brings us the final “Supermoon” of 2019 – the first such supermoon to land on the first day of Spring since 2000. Read more on EarthSky. Best chance for photos of the Super Moon: Moonrise/Moonset As long as weather coorporates, ...
Examining Women on Decision Making Panel Discussion | SF
Wednesday, March 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Koret Auditorium
Examining Women on Decision Making Panel Discussion | SF
Please join the San Francisco Department on the Status of Women, Queen’s Bench Bar Association of the San Francisco Bay Area, and the San Francisco Public Library for a Women’s History Month panel discussion examining issues that women face in the role of decision maker—whether ...

Thursday, March 21

Outside Lands 2019: Eager Beaver Pre-Sale | Aug 9-11
Thursday, March 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: $349.50*
*Eager Beaver three-day tickets on sale for $349.50 on Thursday, March 21 at 10 am.
| Polo Field, Golden Gate Park
Outside Lands 2019: Eager Beaver Pre-Sale | Aug 9-11
In case your summer plans were looking for an exclamation point, we have a few up our sleeve. Outside Lands is back taking over Golden Gate Park on August 9-11, 2019 to get the heart of San Francisco pumping. There’s no official word on headliners yet, ...
A Super Rare “Free Museum Day” at SFMOMA | SF
Thursday, March 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP Required
| SFMOMA
A Super Rare "Free Museum Day" at SFMOMA | SF
Treat yourself and your loved ones to a free and fun-filled day at SFMOMA. As part of Culture for Community, more than a dozen Yerba Buena cultural organizations will offer free admission on March 21. Unlike “Family Days” where you’re required to attend with someone 18 and ...
SF’s First “Culture for Community” Festival | Yerba Buena District
Thursday, March 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to participating Yerba Buena district arts and culture institutions
| Yerba Buena Gardens
SF's First "Culture for Community" Festival | Yerba Buena District
Culture for Community is a unique group of Yerba Buena district arts and culture institutions who have joined together to open their doors for free. Yerba Buena Culture for Community Thursday, March 21, 2019 | 10:30 am to  9 pm Yerba Buena Gardens, 701 Mission St, San Francisco FREE The ...
USF Human Rights Film Festival | Opening Day
Thursday, March 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | USF Presentation Theater
USF Human Rights Film Festival | Opening Day

The University of San Francisco hosts its 17th Annual Human Rights Film Festival from March 21-23, 2019. In keeping with the social justice mission of USF, the festival seeks to make the university a center for the promotion of human rights, as well as a ...

Thursday Movement Classes w/ LINES Dance Center | SF
Thursday, March 21 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza (McAllister)
Thursday Movement Classes w/ LINES Dance Center | SF

Bring your co-workers and friends to the free movement and dance classes from LINES Dance Center instructors at UN Plaza. The energizing 30-minute classes will help slough off the mid-day slump and re-energize the rest of the afternoon. Following class on Feb 21, March 21, ...Every Thursday

HERstory Festival: “Rad Women Live” Book Sale & Signing | SF
Thursday, March 21 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SFMOMA
HERstory Festival: "Rad Women Live" Book Sale & Signing | SF
Come for a lively event filled with real stories of amazing women and make art celebrating the rad women in your life. Book sale and signing hosted by the Friends of San Francisco Public Library. Meet author Kate Schatz and artist Miriam Klein Stahl, the awe-inspiring ...
Night at the Jewseum: Drag Cabaret Purim Party | Contemporary Jewish Museum
Thursday, March 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Contemporary Jewish Museum
Night at the Jewseum: Drag Cabaret Purim Party | Contemporary Jewish Museum
Yaaas Queen! It’s Purim and The CJM has a spiel you don’t want to miss. Join San Francisco’s favorite queens LOL McFiercen, Miss Shugana, and Snaxx, along with Queen Esther and the original He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named for a rollicking Purim drag cabaret. Night at the Jewseum: “Cabaret” Purim ...
Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa
Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa

Yerba Buena Third Thursdays is a monthly outing of art, performance, music, and drinks in the Yerba Buena neighborhood in the heart of downtown San Francisco, between 2nd and 5th Street, and Market and Harrison Street. Free, but an RSVP is recommended to save time ...Monthly

Asian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF
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

Exploratorium After Dark: Let’s Play | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Let's Play | Pier 15
Exploratorium founder Frank Oppenheimer believed that play—using objects and concepts in ways other than was originally intended—is essential to learning. “In fact,” he wrote, “in our rapidly changing culture, adults probably require play as much as children do.” Take a deep dive with emerging and ...
Jurassic NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, March 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members) / 21+
| California Academy of Sciences
Jurassic NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
oin us for a party of Jurassic proportions guaranteed to bring out the dinosaur-loving kid everyone: We’re going back in time with our Dino Days festival—and the most popular dinosaur movie of all time. Encounter life-size dinosaur animatronics repping just a few of the creatures ...
Discussion & Workshop on Tenderloin Cocktail Culture | SF
Thursday, March 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*Doors at 6:30 pm, Program 7 pm
| Tenderloin Museum
Discussion & Workshop on Tenderloin Cocktail Culture | SF
As San Francisco’s roaring vice district, the Tenderloin of the early 20th century figures greatly into the development of cocktail culture. Many of the bars, restaurants, and hotels represented in The Match Book: Tenderloin Historical Ephemera Project played a role in San Francisco cocktail history. Join ...
Brand New Monthly Outdoor Movie Night: “Sorry to Bother You” | Oakland
Thursday, March 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE with your rsvp or $6 at the door
| Forage Kitchen
Brand New Monthly Outdoor Movie Night: "Sorry to Bother You" | Oakland

Join in for a brand new outdoor movie night, happening every third Thursday at Forage Kitchen in Oakland. For the first night, they’re screening a short film, Town Spirit, all about the amazing Oakland bar scene, followed by Sorry To Bother You, an outrageous comedic masterpiece ...Monthly

Win Tix: Dreamy Buzz Pop “And The Kinds” | Cafe Du Nord
Thursday, March 21 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Cafe Du Nord
Since their earliest days as a band, And The Kids have embodied the wayward freedom that inspired their name. “When Rebecca and I were teenagers we just lived on the streets and played music, and people in town would always call us kids—not as in ...
2019 Albany FilmFest: Music of the Streets Films | East Bay
Thursday, March 21 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 per movie or you can buy a week long valid Festival pass for $80
| Albany Twin
2019 Albany FilmFest: Music of the Streets Films | East Bay
From Oakland to Harlem, authentic music and transformation. Q&A with filmmakers follows the screening.
Win Tix: Brexit Pop: Matt Maltese | Bottom of the Hill
Thursday, March 21 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Bottom of the Hill
A hand in the darkness, a dimly lit street, an empty bottle of whiskey… Matt Maltese, hailing from South London, sings elegant compositions, deeply rooted in a persona of contemplative pastimes. > Get Tickets – $12 Adv / $15 Door With smooth delivery, his voice pours into ...

Friday, March 22

Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Bayview + Visitacion Valley
Friday, March 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for SF residents with proof of neighborhood residency
| California Academy of Sciences
Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Bayview + Visitacion Valley
For the weekend of March 22-24 residents of Bayview-Hunters Point, Bernal Heights, Dogpatch, Excelsior, Ingleside, Mission, Outer Mission, Portola, Potrero Hill, Visitacion Valley, get free admission to the California Academy of Sciences thanks to the “Neighborhood Free Days” promotion. Zip Codes: 94107, 94110, 94112, 94124, 94134
14th Annual Tower Chapel Tulip Exhibition: Opening Day | Oakland
Friday, March 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Cemetery
14th Annual Tower Chapel Tulip Exhibition: Opening Day | Oakland

The 14th Annual Tulip Exhibition will showcase spectacular floral arrangements that feature tulips, created by Bay Area florists, garden clubs and college floral design classes at the Mountain View Cemetery. Visit anytime between 10 am and 4 pm from Friday through Sunday, March 22 – ...

USF Human Rights Film Festival | SF
Friday, March 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | USF Presentation Theater
USF Human Rights Film Festival | SF

The University of San Francisco hosts its 17th Annual Human Rights Film Festival from March 21-23, 2019. In keeping with the social justice mission of USF, the festival seeks to make the university a center for the promotion of human rights, as well as a ...

Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours: First Day in The Bay | Mar. 22-April 09
Friday, March 22 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Dockside tours are $5 donation. Sailing tickets are $55 a head.
| Seaport Court (Redwood City)
Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours: First Day in The Bay | Mar. 22-April 09

The Tall Ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain, official ambassadors of Washington State, will visit Redwood City and offer exciting Adventure Sails, Battle Sails and Vessel Tours from the dock. Vessel Tours open the ships to the public for a suggested donation of $5 per ...