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Rotunda Dance Series: Arax Modern Armenian Dance | City Hall
Arax Dance will be gracing City Hall’s Rotunda with a selection of works inspired by traditional Armenian dance, with a distinctly modern twist.
Over a dozen dancers—including youth from Arax’s training program—will perform in pieces whose roots are in Armenian literature, folklore and traditional movement.
SnowFest 2013 Party & Free Lift Tickets | Sunnyvale
The wait is over. The 14th annual SnowFest has arrived. They will be hosting this event at all of the stores this year. Receive your first raffle ticket at check-in. Basementeers get an extra raffle ticket just for RSVP-ing. Spend $100 or more you’ll get ...
Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Tours, Period Costumes & Stories | SF
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 ...
Activate McCoppin Launch: Burning Man Art, Live Music & Games | SF
Activate McCoppin launches with a party featuring music, art installations, games and activities on November 1, 2013.
At 4 pm, take a sneak peek of new interactive art installation, created with the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence and slated to appear at Burning Man 2014, The Mechanical Nun.
Circus Night with Vau de Vire Society | Friday Nights at the de Young
Happenings on Friday, November 1, 2013:
6:30-8:30 pm: Vau de Vire Society Live Performance and Artist Demonstrations – Wilsey Court
Watch performances by the Vau de Vire Society who create titillating live entertainment events featuring dancers, acrobats, aerial artists, contortionists, circus sideshow acts, and fire performers. There will ...Every Friday
3rd Annual Ad Ghetto Block Party | SF
Your presence is requested at an annual celebration of the San Francisco ad scene.
Drinks, entertainment, and #hashtags will be provided. Music by DJ Bob Mould and Dan The Automator, and featuring Dance Party Robot. Bars sponsored by New Amsterdam Vodka and Ghost Pines Wines.
For the first ...
First Friday Follies: Burlesque & Creepy Puppet Show | Oakland
As Oakland Art Murmur winds down on your Friday night, find your way to the Stork Club on 23rd and Telegraph around 9 pm for the perfectly strange after-party, The First Friday Follies burlesque show, a monthly free event featuring dancing girls, sometimes a creepy little ...Monthly
North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF
On the first Friday of every month, over a dozen North Beach galleries, museums, bars, and restaurants stay open late for a self-guided First Fridays Art Crawl with special events to showcase the ever-growing collections of art and entertainment that diversify North Beach. First Fridays Art Crawl ...Monthly
Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk
Over 30 Oakland Art Murmur affiliate venues have coordinated openings on the first Friday of every month. Oakland Art Murmur presents a free monthly evening art walk, known as the ‘Art Murmur’, Every first Friday of the month, affiliate venues are open to the public from 6-9 ...Monthly
Free Heavy Rock Supergroup Concert: Golden Void | Amoeba SF
Amoeba and Converse Rubber Tracks are proud to partner and present the Bay Area’s own heavy rock supergroup Golden Void.
Golden Void has been connected musically off and on since they were teenagers. After playing in various bands together and apart throughout high school and the ...
South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose
Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. Come check out nearly 20 galleries, shops, bars and even a yoga studio — all venues participating in South First Fridays, a free ...Monthly
2013 Bay Area Science Fest: Improv Comedy Blitz | SoMa
Actors meet scientists — see what happens when experts in comedy improvisation glorify, qualify, and versify the science insights of earnest PhD students (Wonderfest’s Science Envoys). Laughter joins learning to capture your imagination.
Please consider making a donation to Wonderfest to help them promote science.
CODAME 2013: Art & Tech Festival | SF
The 2013 CODAME Art+Tech Festival is a curated experience that delves into all the senses with auditory, tactile, optical, taste and olfactory installations. Donation based ($10-20 suggested), and an RSVP is required. They’ll even explore the sixth sense with some experimental arts and performances. There’s so much to ...
Haunted House Hangover Ride | San Francisco Bike Party
No, no, don’t take that costume off yet – crawl out of bed and come join the SF Bike Party for the Haunted House Hangover Ride on November 1, 2013.
Meet at Dolores Park Playground at 7:30 pm. You’ll ride at 8 pm.
Please note, we have no ...Monthly
Free Bad-Ass Morning Workout: Conquer SF’s Hills | Every Friday
Every Friday morning at 6:30 am, gather at a different San Francisco hill for a free badass workout and a chance to meet fellow fitness enthusiasts in your city.
The hills change each week (it might be Alamo Square, Moraga Steps, Twin Peaks, Lombard…), but expect ...
Friday Farmers Market & Bazaar | UN Plaza
Every Friday from 7am to 4pm, UN Plaza will feature the best of San Francisco. Grab fresh fruits and veggies, buy gifts from local vendors, and grab lunch at delicious food stalls representing cuisine from diverse communities throughout the City.
This Friday market will feature local ...
$1 Drink Fridays: “Battle of the Decades” DJ Party | North Beach
Fridays are now a little bit more awesome. Did someone say $1 drinks?
Monroe in North Beach hosts “Battle of the Decades” DJ party and happy hour every Friday with a DJ spinning progressive tunes. Every hour is a different decade – with drink prices to ...
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 weeks ...
Free “Oysters on the Half Shell” Fridays | El Rio
El Rio, a neighborhood dive in the deep Mission, gives away free Oysters on the half shell from local folks in Tomales Bay, every Friday at 5:30 pm. Arrive on time, they go fast.
And get your drink on with happy hour on Friday from 5-8 pm ...
“HellaFunny Fridays” Stand-Up Comedy Showcase | SoMa
San Francisco has one of the best underground comedy scenes in America. Come check out some of the Bay’s best rising comics at HellaFunny’s weekly stand-up comedy show “HellaFunny Fridays.”
Every Friday at 7:30pm & 9:30pm
Trademark and Copyright, 1123 Folsom Stree (and 7th St.), SF
Free Burlesque: Hunny Bunny & Her Hot Toddies | Skylark Bar
Join Hunny Bunny and Her Hot Toddies for Mischief at the Skylark Bar every Friday at 8 pm.
Free Burlesque: Hunny Bunny & Her Hot Toddies Every Friday | 8 pm Skylark Bar, 3089 16th St, SF, CA FREE
Enjoy drinks, dancing, DJs and more at this free ...
Pamtastic’s Comedy Clubhouse | Mutiny Radio
Pamtastic’s Comedy Clubhouse on Mutiny Radio is a free comedy show every Friday from 8-11 pm at Mutiny Radio on the corner of 21st and Florida in the deep Mission District.
Pamtastic’s Comedy Clubhouse
Every Friday | 8-10 pm
Mutiny Radio, 2781 21st Street, SF, CA
Over 25 of San ...
“Best of SF” Stand-Up Comedy Night | SF
Check out a fresh line-up of SF’s comics every Friday at 8 pm at the beautiful Variety Preview Theater in downtown SF’s iconic Hobart Building.
Funcheap Deal: Get tickets for $5 with promo code FUNCHEAP. Otherwise, tickets are $15.
Located in the iconic Hobart Building, right next ...
Jazz at The Atlas Cafe | SF
Jazz at The Atlas is a weekly jazz residency with five rotating jazz bands. Music is always free, though tipping is encouraged.
Jazz at The Atlas Cafe
(This is a typical lineup and is subject to change – hey, it’s jazz baby)
1st Friday – Eli Maliwan Jazz Party ...
“The Setup” Underground Comedy Show | SF
The Setup is an underground stand-up comedy show in the heart of San Francisco. This venue used to be the green room for the legendary Blackhawk jazz venue where Miles Davis used to play. Now, it’s a comedy show that features established comedians from around the ...
Friday Night Outdoor Roller Skate DJ Party: “Midnight Rollers” | SF
Strap on your skates and roller disco around the city at the Midnight Rollers Friday Night Skate party.
This weekly skate (as long as it’s not raining or during Burning Man) hits up San Francisco’s main attractions, all while blasting their own beats from two jogging strollers ...
SF Beer Olympics: Beer Pong, Flip Cup & $2 Beers | North Beach
Meet and compete against locals, travelers, couch surfers, au pairs, and hostelers. Games are free to play (including flip cup, beer pong and relays) and many weeks they have themed events for holidays, or just because.
Get 6 drink coupons for $1 each. Use coupons before ...
“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Wine & Popcorn | Oakland
Comedy Soup is Oakland’s very own little Stand-Up house show that features top local and touring comics, complimentary Wine and popcorn and musical guests from a variety of styles.
Past guests have appeared on Comedy Central, Netflix, Viceland, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Conan, Colbert & Corden.
In November ...
“The Function” SF’s Newest Hip-Hop Dance Party | Milk Bar
Come party at Milk Bar located in the heart of the Haight for a early 2000s hip-hop and R&B club bangers.
DJ Beats Me plays everything from Missy Elliot, Aaliyah, Lil Jon, Mac Dre, Black Eyed Peas, Outkast, Notorious B.I.G., Rihanna, SOB X RBE, Usher, Robin ...
F!#&ing Free Fridays: Improv Comedy | SF
EndGames Improv is bringing something new to the genre, what could turn out to be a very hot affair (in that release of tension, funny kind of way) with “Your F!#&ed Up Relationship.”
“YFUR” is an entirely improvised comedy show inspired by stories of your own ...