Home » Archive by Day

Events for November 12, 2017

< Saturday, November 11 Monday, November 13 >

Sunday, November 12

“The Forum” In Conversation with Actor Peter Coyote | Grace Cathedral
Sunday, November 12 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | Grace Cathedral
"The Forum" In Conversation with Actor Peter Coyote | Grace Cathedral
The distinguished actor, Emmy-winning narrator, author, activist and fully transmitted Zen Buddhist priest, Peter Coyote, joins Dean Malcolm Clemens Young and dean emeritus Alan Jones for a conversation about mentors, the spiritual quest, the power of art and maybe some tales from the Summer of Love. Peter ...
KUSF’s Rock ‘n’ Swap Record Fair | USF
KUSF's Rock 'n' Swap Record Fair | USF

KUSF’s Rock-n-Swap is a Giant Music Lover’s Fair where about dealers and vendors come from all over to sell music related items in various formats and genres along with hard-to-find rarities including a huge amount of vinyl as well as memorabilia in this 6,000+ square-foot venue. ...

“The Nutcracker Sweet” Puppet Performance | Oakland
Sunday, November 12 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Lakeside Park Garden Center
"The Nutcracker Sweet" Puppet Performance | Oakland
Director Randal Metz and puppeteers from Children’s Fairyland in Oakland join SFCO for a delightful version of Tchaikovsky’s holiday classic. The Nutcracker Sweet depicts many of the characters from the familiar ballet, including Clara and the Mouse King in the famous climatic fight scene with the ...
Google’s Pop-Up Donut Shop: Free Donuts or Google Home Mini | SF
Sunday, November 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*You'll either win donuts or a Google Home Mini
| Proxy SF
Google's Pop-Up Donut Shop: Free Donuts or Google Home Mini | SF

To celebrate the launch of the new donut-sized Google Home Mini, Google has built a pop-up donut shop and they’re bringing it  to San Francisco. Inside, you’ll get the chance to win either a brand new Google Home Mini or a couple of delicious donuts. ...

Free Entrance Days in the National Parks | Veterans Day Weekend
Free Entrance Days in the National Parks | Veterans Day Weekend

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city to enjoy the serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free admission ...

Manescalchi’s Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Sunday, November 12 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Manescalchi's Free Seasonal Cooking Demo & Tasting | Jack London Square
Join them at CUESA’s Jack London Square Farmers Market in Oakland for a Market to Table Cooking Demonstration with Nicolette Manescalchi of A16 featuring the seasonal bounty of the Jack London Square Farmers Market. Born in Southern California and then moving to Minnesota at the age ...
“NaNoWriMo 2017” National Novel Writing Month Write-Ins at the Library | South SF
Sunday, November 12 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | South SF Main Library
"NaNoWriMo 2017" National Novel Writing Month Write-Ins at the Library | South SF

National Novel Writing Month (or NaNoWriMo, for short) is a mad sprint to write a 50,000 word novel in 30 days. The event had over 700,000 participants in 2013, and this year, the South San Francisco Public Library would like to invite local participants to ...

Veteran’s Day Free Movie Screening: “Dr Strangelove” | Oakland
Sunday, November 12 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| The New Parkway
Veteran's Day Free Movie Screening: "Dr Strangelove" | Oakland
Come celebrate Veteran’s Day with The Mission Continues Oakland 1st and San Francisco 1st Service Platoons by enjoying a movie on the big screen while sitting in one of the New Parkway’s comfy couch amphitheaters. They’ll be showing Stanley Kubrick’s “Dr. Strangelove, or: How I Learned ...
SF Civic Music Free Symphony Concert: Mozart to Mendelssohn | Herbst Theater
Sunday, November 12 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free ($10 suggested donation)
| Herbst Theatre
SF Civic Music Free Symphony Concert: Mozart to Mendelssohn | Herbst Theater
The San Francisco Civic Music Association presents Mozart to Mendelssohn’s 2017-2018 season-opening concert, Flute, Fanfare & Fairies, on November 12, 2017. Admission is FREE and registration/RSVPs are appreciated but not required. Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 2:30 PM; ...
“The Nutcracker Sweet” Puppet Performance | Burlingame
Sunday, November 12 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Burlingame High School
"The Nutcracker Sweet" Puppet Performance | Burlingame
Director Randal Metz and puppeteers from Children’s Fairyland in Oakland join SFCO for a delightful version of Tchaikovsky’s holiday classic. The Nutcracker Sweet depicts many of the characters from the familiar ballet, including Clara and the Mouse King in the famous climatic fight scene with the ...
Elixir of Life: Bay Area’s Autumn Evening Outdoor Play | Final Day
Sunday, November 12 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are gracefully accepted.
| Franklin Park (Alameda)
Elixir of Life: Bay Area's Autumn Evening Outdoor Play | Final Day

Come to Port Promise, California, a late-Victorian outpost where mysteries are part of the fabric of life and an old-fashioned tonic might do a body good. When a traveling Snake-Oil Seller comes to town with an Elixir full of promises, each of the Port Promise ...

NASL Pro Soccer Championship Final: SF Deltas vs NY Cosmos | Kezar Stadium
Sunday, November 12 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 plus any applicable fees
| Kezar Stadium
NASL Pro Soccer Championship Final: SF Deltas vs NY Cosmos | Kezar Stadium
Join the SF Detlas for the NASL Championship Final in Golden Gate Parkas the SF Deltas take on the NY Cosmos. To pack Kezar Stadium and fill it with great atmosphere, almost every ticket is $5 for the finals. This Championship Final game will have a ...
Pet Photo Night with Santa at Stanford Shopping Center | Palo Alto
Sunday, November 12 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stanford Shopping Center
Pet Photo Night with Santa at Stanford Shopping Center | Palo Alto
For local pet owners, the popular Pet Photo Night with Santa will be held at Stanford Shopping Center. Many pet owners view their pet as an integral member of the family and are just as committed to caring for their pets as their “human” family ...
2017 Barback Games: Epic Gladiator Battles & Free Concert w/ The Pharcyde | SF
Sunday, November 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required
| The Midway
2017 Barback Games: Epic Gladiator Battles & Free Concert w/ The Pharcyde | SF
Watch San Francisco’s best barbacks battle it out in the 11th Annual Fernet-Branca Barback Games Finals. This year’s event is way bigger for 2017 with indoor and outdoor spaces, pop-up exhibitions, Fernet-inspired food and deserts, 170 years of Fernet-Branca art and more. The Fernet-Branca Barback Games & Expo features barback ...

Every Sunday

“Heart of the City” Sunday Farmers Market | UN Plaza
Every Sunday – All Day | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza
"Heart of the City" Sunday 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, ...
Student Hall Sundays at Capital One Cafe | Walnut Creek
Every Sunday – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Capital One Cafe (Walnut Creek)
Student Hall Sundays at Capital One Cafe | Walnut Creek
Hitting the Books? Join the Study Hall Sunday at Capital One Cafe. Show your student ID to an ambassador and receive a complimentary hand-crafted beverage every Sunday when you come to our space to study. Limit one drink per student. Ask an Ambassador for more details. Student Hall ...
Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance | Golden Gate Park
Every Sunday – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting (rain cancels)
| JFK Drive Lindy Hop Spot
Lindy in the Park: Free Outdoor Swing Dance | Golden Gate Park
Get ready to swing in Golden Gate Park every sunny Sunday at “Lindy in the Park,” a weekly free event near the de Young Museum, when the streets of Golden Gate Park are closed to traffic and the dancers take over. Lindy in the Park | Free Outdoor ...
Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour | Marin Headlands
Every Sunday – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Point Bonita Lighthouse
Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour | Marin Headlands
Meet Point Bonita docents along the lighthouse trail. This hidden, historic setting offers breathtaking views and many stories of what life was like living at the head of such perilous waters. A secret jewel of the Bay Area, the Point Bonita Lighthouse, built in 1855, was ...
Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour | Marin Headlands
Every Sunday – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Point Bonita Lighthouse
Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour | Marin Headlands
Meet Point Bonita docents along the lighthouse trail. This hidden, historic setting offers breathtaking views and many stories of what life was like living at the head of such perilous waters. A secret jewel of the Bay Area, the Point Bonita Lighthouse, built in 1855, was ...
Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party | SF
Every Sunday – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Skatin' Place
Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party | SF
There is a place in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park that is heaven for Bay Area inline skaters and roller skaters who like to boogie to the funky beat on wheels. The Godfather of Skate brings his mobile DJ unit and plays groovy tunes for you ...
Victorian Walking Tour | Pacific Heights
Every Sunday – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| 1801 Bush
Victorian Walking Tour | Pacific Heights
See and learn about the Victorian era architecture of the city’s first suburb on a guided walk from SF City Guides. Victorian Walking Tour Every Sunday | 2 pm 1801 Bush, 1801 Bush St., SF, CA Free, but donations are accepted. On a walk through the neighborhood of Lafayette Square, you’ll ...
Sunday Afternoon Bluegrass Jam | Bernal Heights
Every Sunday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Lucky Horseshoe
Sunday Afternoon Bluegrass Jam | Bernal Heights
Grab that banjo, mandolin, guitar, fiddle, harmonica and autoharp, and head over to The Lucky Horseshoe in Bernal Heights to join in San Francisco’s only Bluegrass Jam on a Sunday afternoon. Sunday Afternoon Bluegrass Jam Every Sunday | 4-7 pm The Lucky Horseshoe, 453 Cortland Ave., SF, CA FREE Jamming happens ...
The Starry Plough Sunday Matinee Concerts | Berkeley
Every Sunday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| The Starry Plough
The Starry Plough Sunday Matinee Concerts | Berkeley
The Starry Plough in Berkeley hosts a weekly all-ages matinee concert series from 4-7 pm every Sunday. The show is free, but donations are welcome. The pub opens at 2 pm. There is a large selection of beers and full kitchen with satisfying pub staples like ...
Free Sunday Night Juggling Club at Circus Center | SF
Every Sunday – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Circus Center
Free Sunday Night Juggling Club at Circus Center | SF
Experienced juggler or a newbie looking to learn? Come hang out at Juggling Club and collaborate in a fun, low-pressure environment with an experienced Circus Center instructor. All levels are welcome in this free club taught by Jade Ford. Juggling Club Most Sundays | 5-8p Circus Center, 755 Frederick St., SF Free, ...
< Saturday, November 11 Monday, November 13 >