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Wednesday, September 12

SFJAZZ Summerfest 2012: Classical Revolution | SF
Wednesday, September 12 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Levi's Plaza
SFJAZZ Summerfest 2012: Classical Revolution | SF
Classical Revolution’s Musical Art Quintet was formed in 2008 in the Mission district of San Francisco during chamber music jam sessions at Cafe Revolution. Although classically trained, the members of The Musical Art Quintet are skilled improvisers and each one brings a special area of ...
2012 Architecture and the City Film Festival: Hu Enigma | SF
Wednesday, September 12 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
2012 Architecture and the City Film Festival: Hu Enigma | SF
 A monumental structure in Rio de Janeiro is a metaphor for the promise and shortcomings of utopian modernism. One half of the building hosts an important hospital, while the other half crumbles as a derelict ruin. Through a series of split screens, Hu Enigma juxtaposes ...

Makers Mark “Cocktail Party” Tasting Event | Pete’s Tavern
Makers Mark "Cocktail Party" Tasting Event | Pete's Tavern
7×7 is joining the Maker’s Mark Cocktail Party – and celebrating by throwing a series of awesome events at six bars around town: 111 Minna, Osha Thai Embarcadero, Reed & Greenough, Wreck Room, Pete’s Tavern, and Pier 23. At each event, the first round will be ...
Slamdance Film Fest Screening: Hip Hop & Break Dancing | SF
Wednesday, September 12 – 6:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Sports Basement (Bryant St.)
Slamdance Film Fest Screening: Hip Hop & Break Dancing | SF
Filmmaker Beto Lopez invites you to a free, public screening of his film, “The B-Boy Connection”. This feature-length documentary archives the cultural phenomenon of hip-hop and break dance, known by dancers as B-Boy style. This film has been selected into the Slamdance Film Festival, Miami Black Film ...
Music in the Park: Latin Swing | East Bay
Wednesday, September 12 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Memorial Park (Albany)
Music in the Park: Latin Swing | East Bay
Jimmy Kansau swings the Latin American song book. It is his love and appreciation for the music of early to mid 20th century Latin America and the Caribbean combined with his sensitivity and understanding of the elegance of classic American jazz that inspires Jimmy to fuse ...
Shaping San Francisco: City History Lectures | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, September 12 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Shaping San Francisco: City History Lectures | Mission Dist.
 Mexicans are experiencing unprecedented levels of violence but are responding with unprecedented levels of mobilization at the base of society. From the No Más Sangre movement to the #yosoy132, Mexican people are contesting established powers and “prehistoric” institutions. How do we reconcile the return of ...
lOAKal Free Concert Wednesday: The California Honeydrops | Oakland
Wednesday, September 12 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Parish
lOAKal Free Concert Wednesday: The California Honeydrops | Oakland
Fresh off a debut performance at San Francisco’s Outside Lands festival, retro-soul poppers The California Honeydrops will open the lOAKal free concert series and bring some surprise guests along for two sets. The Honeydrops have already dubbed this night a “special gathering” and confirmed Berkeley’s own ...
Win Tix: Pokey LaFarge & The South City Three: Innovative Roots Music | SF
Wednesday, September 12 – 9:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular price, $12.50 in advance, $14 at the door
| Cafe Du Nord
Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three are from St. Louis, Missouri, and their creative mix of early jazz, string ragtime, country blues and western swing rings true and finey. The Two Gentlemen Band opens the show. 21+

Every Wednesday

Free Bad-Ass Morning Outdoor Workout: Alta Vista Park | SF
Every Wednesday – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE | Alta Plaza Park
Free Bad-Ass Morning Outdoor Workout: Alta Vista Park | SF

Every Wednesday morning at 6:30 am, gather at Alta Plaza Park for a free badass workout and a chance to meet fellow fitness enthusiasts in your city.
The half hour workouts are different each week, but consist of boot camp style workouts like running hills, core work, …

“Heart of the City” Wednesday Farmers Market | UN Plaza
Every Wednesday – All Day | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza
"Heart of the City" Wednesday Farmers Market | UN Plaza

Heart of the City Farmers Market is a uniquely independent, farmer-operated, nonprofit farmers market located year round on Sundays and Wednesdays in San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza, rain or shine. Nearly 30 local farmers and artisan food vendors provide a wide selection of fresh local produce, …

Stitch In: Come By, Meet People & Stitch | SF
Every Wednesday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| San Francisco School of Needlework & Design
Stitch In: Come By, Meet People & Stitch | SF

These free events give you the opportunity to stitch in an inspiring environment with fellow enthusiasts. Bring along your projects, embroidery, knitting or even darning, and enjoy the company of others and their vast needlework library at your leisure.
Free Stitch Ins meet every Wednesday from …

Autodesk Design Gallery & Tour | Embarcadero
Every Wednesday – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Autodesk Gallery
Autodesk Design Gallery & Tour | Embarcadero

The Autodesk Gallery at One Market in San Francisco celebrates the design process that takes a great idea and turns it into a reality.
With more than 20 different exhibits regularly on display that showcase the innovative work of Autodesk customers, the gallery illustrates the role …

“Wet Wednesdays” Happy Hour: Free Beer & Wine Tastings | SF
Every Wednesday – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Complimentary basket of Roadhouse onions with mention of Funcheap.
| Under the Buck
"Wet Wednesdays" Happy Hour: Free Beer & Wine Tastings | SF

Join for a Happy hour on Wet Wednesdays for a free beer or wine tasting sesh with the bartender.
Wet Wednesdays Happy Hour, Free Beer & Wine Tastings
Every Wednesday | 2 to 4 pm
Under the Buck, 619 market st., SF
FREE with RSVP
Under the Buck is the home of …

Castro Farmers’ Market | SF
Every Wednesday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Castro Farmers' Market
Castro Farmers' Market | SF

Every Wednesday night throughout the season, starting March 14, 2018, Noe Street is abloom with fresh fruits and vegetables as the Castro Farmers’ Market brings California’s best to the neighborhood.
The farmers’ market is open 4-8 pm, rain or shine, but it doesn’t hurt to be prepared. The market will …

“Karma Cinema”: Pay-What-You-Wish Movie Night | The New Parkway
"Karma Cinema": Pay-What-You-Wish Movie Night | The New Parkway

Time to get generous; The New Parkway Theater is letting you pay-what-you-wish for a movie ticket every Wednesday night.
Theater doors open at 6 pm every Wednesday and every movie (albeit a few exceptions like private events) will be offered on a sliding scale of a penny (if …

Dandelion Chocolate: Factory Tour & Guided Tasting | SF
Every Wednesday – 6:10 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 and reservations are required
| Dandelion Chocolate
Dandelion Chocolate: Factory Tour & Guided Tasting | SF

Mmmm… chocolate! Four days a week, Dandelion Chocolates offer $5 factory tours (with tastings) and they’ll send you off with a hot chocolate gift card so you can end your experience on an extra chocolatey note. These tours can book up months in advance (especially for …

“Musical Wednesdays” Sing-Along At The Edge | Castro
Every Wednesday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Edge
"Musical Wednesdays" Sing-Along At The Edge | Castro

Start your week singing with Musical Mondays or get over the hump with Musical Wednesdays at The Edge in the Castro, where they play all of your favorite musicals to sing and drink along with a different theme each week from 7 pm to 2 am every …

“Roots, Rum & Reggae” Live Reggae Night | Peninsula
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 7 Mile Sports Bar & Grill
“Roots, Rum & Reggae” Live Reggae Night | Peninsula

The Historic 7 Mile House will be hosts a weekly Wednesday reggae night appropriately called “Roots Rum & Reggae”, and will feature the Bay Area’s best reggae bands on a rotating schedule.
Check out the 7 Mile House calendar for details on this week’s band.
“Roots, Rum …

Free Live Jazz & Latin Jazz Nights | Cigar Bar
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cigar Bar & Grill
Free Live Jazz & Latin Jazz Nights |  Cigar Bar

Join the Cigar Bar & Grill every Wednesday & Thursday evening for a free Jazz show (both traditional jazz and latin jazz) by local Bay Area musicians.
Shows start at 8pm. Enjoy great food, drinks & Jazz. For complete line-up and more information please visit their website.
Live …

“Comedy Cellar” Free Stand-Up Showcase | SF
Every Wednesday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*When you use the promo code FUNCHEAP. Otherwise, it's $5.
| Ales Unlimited: Beer Basement
"Comedy Cellar" Free Stand-Up Showcase | SF

Every Wednesday, the newest stand-up showcase in San Francisco comes to the legendary basement of 222 Hyde. Your hosts, Christian Reyes, Joey Avery & Torio Van Grol present you with a fresh lineup of the best local acts mixed with touring headliners from out of …

Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF
Every Wednesday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with a drink special purchase
| Northstar Cafe
Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl | SF

Try your hand (literally) at the Rock Paper Scissors Tournament Pub Crawl starting in North Beach.
Get lubricated on $3 – $3.50 drink specials, and compete in Rock Paper Scissors tournament qualifying rounds while moving from bar to bar. The tournament champ wins a bar tab. Meet new people while earning points to …

“Housepitality” DJ Party & Free Champagne | SoMa
"Housepitality" DJ Party & Free Champagne | SoMa

Housepitality SF gives you a reason to come out dancing every Wednesday night with world-class artists and free champagne.
Enjoy free champagne from 9-10 pm and $5 Jameson (with mention of Housepitality discount). The RSVP list closes at 6 pm on the day of the show.
Housepitality DJ Night
Every Wednesday …

Classical Workshop: Weekly Late Night Chamber Music | Monroe
Every Wednesday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Monroe
Classical Workshop: Weekly Late Night Chamber Music | Monroe

Every Wednesday night at Monroe, come experience live classical music in an unconventional space.
The program changes weekly, and will always highlight live chamber music.

Hear and experience the sounds of exciting arrangements without the pretense of a concert hall.
Sip on cocktails, or enjoy a cold beer …

The Late Mic w/ Frosty Nugs Free Comedy Showcase & Open Mic | Oakland
Every Wednesday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | BRIX 581
The Late Mic w/ Frosty Nugs Free Comedy Showcase & Open Mic | Oakland

The Late Mic with Frosty Nugs is a weekly comedy showcase that features comics from all over the San Francisco Bay Area and the world. Come for the showcase and stay for the open mic which immediately follows the headliner.
First come, first serve, but they …

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