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Thursday, July 17

2014 Walk Out to Rock Out: Heavy Metal Bar Crawl | SF
2014 Walk Out to Rock Out: Heavy Metal Bar Crawl | SF
Rather cruise around with cold beers and carefree rockers than have another crappy day in your cubicle? Then join the annual Walk Out to Rock Out on July 17, 2014 and join in on the all-day, mobile party to raise money for charity. Sign-up for this booze-soaked rock ...
TOMS Warehouse Sale: Food Trucks, Giveaways & 70% Off Shoes | San Mateo
Thursday, July 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but parking is $10 at the event center.
| San Mateo Event Center
TOMS Warehouse Sale: Food Trucks, Giveaways & 70% Off Shoes | San Mateo

TOMS shoes warehouse sale comes to San Mateo with huge discounts on all shoes, bags and eyewear for men, women, youth and toddlers (Tiny TOMS) inside 50,000 sq feet of shopping. The pricing varies from sale to sale, but is generally 50-70% off retail prices. Expect to hunt for great deals on ...

SF Free Film Festival: “It Came From Beneath the Sea” | Main Library
Thursday, July 17 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
SF Free Film Festival: "It Came From Beneath the Sea" | Main Library

Enjoy free movies all summer long at your neighborhood library during the 3rd Annual San Francisco Library Film Festival. Every movie being screened is either set in San Francisco or was filmed here. The 2014 edition of this free film festival features San Francisco classics ...

Lunchtime Legos for Grown-Ups | Mountain View
Thursday, July 17 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Public Library
Lunchtime Legos for Grown-Ups | Mountain View
Relax with other adults in the library community room. Build awesome things with legos. Just drop-in; no registration is required. Yes, you may bring and eat your lunch in the lego room. Please, no messy hands or sticky fingers.
The Epitome Of Summer: Live Music, Ping Pong & Lawn Games | Emeryville
Thursday, July 17 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Public Market (Emeryville)
The Epitome Of Summer: Live Music, Ping Pong & Lawn Games | Emeryville
The Epitome Of Summer Music Fest is an all ages outdoor music “mini” festival that will allow attendees to experience music from local artists and lawn games while soaking up the summer sun. This will be the epitome of what a summer day should encompass and it ...
YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa
Thursday, July 17 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa

Check out performance artist Qinmin Liu and her ensemble will display a participatory dance featuring water movement. Join in and experience a new level of fluidity and dimension. Monthly

Yerba Buena Gallery Crawl: Third Thursdays | SoMa
Yerba Buena Gallery Crawl: 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

Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Thursday, July 17 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park

Looking to discover SF’s best local craft/artisan food vendors and special chef pop-ups? SoMa StrEat Food Park and Funcheap are putting on a Thursday Night Market called “StrEat Bazaar.” The focus is mostly craft food vendors, special pop-up restaurants, food trucks (of course) and some artists ...Every Thursday

The English Beat: $10 Concert in the Park | San Jose
Thursday, July 17 – 5:15 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 in advance; $20 day of the event
| St. James Park (San Jose)
The English Beat: $10 Concert in the Park | San Jose
Music in the Park returns to celebrate its 26th year with a concert featuring the iconic The English Beat on Thursday, July 17, 2014. By Christmas of 1979, The English Beat were riding high in the UK charts with their first single, a smoking remake of the classic ...
Berkeley Art & Film Block Party with 14-Piece Brass Band | Berkeley
Thursday, July 17 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Oxford & Addison (Berkeley)
Berkeley Art & Film Block Party with 14-Piece Brass Band | Berkeley
BAM/PFA (Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive) is throwing a block party on Addison Street below Oxford to celebrate the topping out of their new building. A ceremony is traditionally held when the last beam is put in place, and the topping out marks a ...
How-To NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, July 17 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 general, $10 for museum members - 21+
| California Academy of Sciences
How-To NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Come and teach yourself a few new things with a special “how to” nightlife event. There will be hands-on demos featuring synthesizer workshops, metal-working, and even salsa dancing SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Hands-On Demos in African Hall (Level 1) 6:00-10:00 pm: Learn how to sustainably catch and prepare your own dinner ...
Outdoor Salsa Dance Party & Live Band: Rumbaché | SoMa
Thursday, July 17 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jessie Square
Outdoor Salsa Dance Party & Live Band: Rumbaché | SoMa

Rumbaché mixes salsa, timba, bomba, funk and whatever else spices up the mood, providing a hard-hitting and entirely unique style of Cuban and salsa repertoire, and their own expressions, igniting enthusiasm in dancers and musical connoisseurs alike. Rumbaché features Omar Ledezma (vocals), Monica Fimbrez (vocals), Patricio ...Monthly

2014 LaborFest Film Night | Mission Dist.
Thursday, July 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| 518 Valencia
2014 LaborFest Film Night | Mission Dist.
FilmWorks United International Working Class Film & Video Festival The Plundering By Oliver Ressler (40 min.) 2013 Austria Extreme levels of privatization can only be carried out under conditions where people are under severe pressure, as in the transformation of former Soviet republics towards independence and capitalism. Since ...
Elixir’s Cocktail Club: Tequila Tapatio Tasting | Mission Dist.
Elixir's Cocktail Club: Tequila Tapatio Tasting | Mission Dist.
Charbay Distilling is in the house with their Tequila Tapatio. Charbay distiller, Marko Karakasevic, is making an appearance and bringing with him his knowledge of the Charbay product line. He’s a 13th generation distiller, so you can bet this guy knows his stuff.
Win Tix: Circus Vargas: Big Top Daredevil Artistry | San Jose
Thursday, July 17 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular prices start at $20
| Santa Clara County Fairgrounds
Get ready for the ultimate entertainment extravaganza for all ages. Come see where the magic begins and the heart-pounding, death-defying action takes place under the Circus Vargas big top in San Jose. It’s a brand new production for 2014 called, “Magikaria Extreme,” filled with daredevil acts, ...
Temescal Street Cinema: “Shakespeare In Blue” | Oakland
Thursday, July 17 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 49th and Telegraph
Temescal Street Cinema: "Shakespeare In Blue" | Oakland

Shakespeare In Blue by David Wayne White (35 min) Looks at the way the San Quentin State Prison Shakespeare Theater Project is transforming lives of prisoners by offering insight, inspiration and creative expression. Rebels With A Cause by Nancy Kelly and Kenji Yamamoto (57 min) A stunningly beautiful ...Every Thursday

Win Tix: Pearls Over Shanghai: The Cockettes Musical | SF
Thursday, July 17 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of shock box tickets. Regular cost, $37.22
| The Hypnodrome
“Pearls Over Shanghai” is a comic mock-operetta set in the colorful world of 1937 Shanghai, China. As the bamboo curtain parts, politics are swept aside by love of the mystery and intrigue of the Orient. Placing the story at the crossroads of good and evil, this ...

Every Thursday

Free Weekly Therapy Yoga Sessions | SF
Every Thursday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are suggested, but not necessary.
| International Art Museum of America
Free Weekly Therapy Yoga Sessions | SF
The International Art Museum of America holds weekly yoga classes in the upstairs museum gallery every Thursday from 6 pm to 6:45 pm. With rotating yoga instructors, participants can experience different styles of yoga and take refuge in the beautiful art gallery with other members of ...
Trivia Thursday: Pub Quiz in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway
Trivia Thursday: Pub Quiz in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway
Thursday Night at The New Parkway is Trivia Night.   This is a chance for you and your friends to compete and win prizes (like free beer and movie passes) if you can answer questions correctly about a range of topics that often include movie history, famous ...
“Unusual Thursday” Pub Story: Interactive Game & Free Beer | SF
Every Thursday – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, with an RSVP
| Bond Bar
"Unusual Thursday" Pub Story: Interactive Game & Free Beer | SF
Pub Story will make you meet new people and take you to new adventures. 60.000 people took the challenge. Will you? Pub Story turns every Thursday into something truly unusual. They call it a new and brave kind of entertainment. It’s a game. It’s social. It’s ...
’90s DJ Thursday: Party Like It’s 1999 | SF
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Raven Bar
'90s DJ Thursday: Party Like It's 1999 | SF
Every Thursday night, Raven Bar & Lounge is partying like it’s 1999 with DJ Mark Andrus bringing you back in time, but not too far back. ’90s DJ Thursday: Party Like It’s 1999 Every Thursday at 9 pm Raven Bar & Lounge, 1151 Folsom St., SF FREE Updated 3/6/19 – ...
Free Live Salsa & Jazz Music From Local Artists | SF
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cigar Bar & Grill
Free Live Salsa & Jazz Music From Local Artists | SF
Join them every Wednesday & Thursday evening for a free Salsa and Jazz show by local Bay Area musicians. Shows start at 8 pm. Enjoy great food, drinks & live music night. For complete line-up and more information please visit their Facebook page. Free Live Salsa & Jazz ...
Haight Ashbury Comedy Night | Milk Bar
Haight Ashbury Comedy Night | Milk Bar
Come out to Haight Ashbury Comedy Night at Milk Bar located in the heart of the Upper Haight to see some of SF’s best rising comedic talent. The lineup changes every week, but expect to see comics that have performed at Cobbs, SF Sketchfest, the Punchline ...
“The Setup” Underground Comedy Show | SF
Every Thursday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Normally $15 use code FUNCHEAP for $5 tickets. 21+
| Ales Unlimited: Beer Basement
"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 ...
“Class of ’84” Dance Party & Cheap Drinks | SoMa
Every Thursday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Cover may change for special events.
| The Cat Club
"Class of '84" Dance Party & Cheap Drinks | SoMa
Every Thursday from 9 pm to 3 am at the Cat Club, it’s the best of the ’80s in two rooms with the coolest music and the best crowd in town. DJs Damon and Mr Washington spin ’80s pop, rock, and one hit wonders in the ...
$1 Well Shots on Thursday Nights | SF
Every Thursday – 10:00 pm | Cost: $1*
*$1 Per Well Shot, but no cover charge.
| Would You Believe Cocktails
$1 Well Shots on Thursday Nights | SF
Would you Believe Bar is bringing back $1 Well Shots and College Night Specials on Thursdays from 10 pm to Midnight for a limited time only. Thursdays $1 Shots Every Thursday | 10 pm to Midnight Would You Believe Bar, 652 Geary Blvd., SF $1- Must be 21 and over Must 21 and ...
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