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Thursday, August 2

2018 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Blair Warsham of The Bird | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
2018 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Blair Warsham of The Bird | Ferry Plaza Farmers Market

Welcome to the 9th annual Tacolicious Summer Guest Chef Series at the CUESA & The Ferry Plaza Farmers Market stand. Proceeds for every chef’s taco goes straight to CUESA & The Ferry Plaza Farmers Market program. Pick up a punch card from any of our ...

Sneak Peek Guided Tours of SF’s New Rooftop Park | SoMa
Thursday, August 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required. Non-transferable
| Salesforce Transit Center
Sneak Peek Guided Tours of SF's New Rooftop Park | SoMa

From July 31 to August 3 get a sneak peek of the San Franicisco’s brand new Transbay Transit Center with a series of free public tours. There are four unique themed tours of the transit center and a 5.4-acre rooftop park, so you’ll have the rare ...

Giant Aquarium On Wheels | Oakland
Thursday, August 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Dimond Park
Giant Aquarium On Wheels | Oakland
Visit East Bay Regional Park’s 26-foot aquarium on wheels for an up-close experience with fish from the local lakes. The tank will be set up on the basketball court at Dimond Park from 10 am – 3 pm. All ages are welcome to attend this free ...
Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay
Thursday, August 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to galleries. Film programs are excluded
| Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive
Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay

The UC Berkeley Art Museum is the visual arts center of the University of California, Berkeley. Through art and film programs, collections, and research resources, the University aspires to be locally connected and globally relevant, engaging audiences from the campus, community, and beyond. Through art and ...

Goorin Brothers Pop-Up Sample Sale + $10 Hats | August 2-4
Thursday, August 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but bring money for purchase. Hats as low as $10
| Goorin Bros. Pop-Up (Union St.)
Goorin Brothers Pop-Up Sample Sale + $10 Hats | August 2-4

Attention greater hat folks of the Bay Area, it’s time to stack ‘em high.  The Sample Sale returns to San Francisco with a new Pop-Up location on Union Street. Mark those calendars and arrive early as parking may be limited. Goorin Bros. Sample Sale August 2 ...

Sol Development with Mino Yanci: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Thursday, August 2 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Sol Development with Mino Yanci: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF
Oakland-based MC, award-winning spoken word poet, activist, and educator Karega Bailey is the guiding spirit behind SoL DeVeloPMeNT, a charismatic crew that delivers trenchant, politically resonant verse amidst an inexorable flow of jazz, soul and hip-hop grooves. The director of special education at Oakland’s Roses in ...
1¢ Mini Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches | CREAM
Thursday, August 2 – 1:00 pm | Cost: 1¢*
*One per person; toppings extra
| CREAM (All Locations)
1¢ Mini Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches | CREAM
August 2 is National Ice Cream Sandwich Day. To celebrate the occasion, CREAM is dishing out mini ice cream cookie sandwiches for only a penny from 1-4 pm on Thursday, August 2, 2018. The offer is valid one per person, while supplies last. Toppings are extra. There’s 14 Bay ...
“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF
Thursday, August 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Main Post Lawn
"Presidio Twilight" Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF

Presidio Twilight is back for its fifth season, and it’s better than ever. This year, San Francisco’s largest campfire features a delicious selection of international cuisine from a stellar lineup of local vendors from 5-9 pm every Thursday from mid-May to September. Off the Grid ...

Desert NightLife: Cacti, Succulents, & Reptiles Exhibit | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, August 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
Desert NightLife: Cacti, Succulents, & Reptiles Exhibit | California Academy of Sciences
For those who can’t stand the heat, NightLife brings the desert to you with a night showcasing the most resilient of cacti, succulents, and reptiles.
Exploratorium After Dark: Bounce | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Bounce | Pier 15
Trampolines, pogo sticks, kids on road trips: bouncing isn’t just about jumping up and down but describes an object’s change in motion after encountering an obstacle. Rebound your curiosity in collisions at After Dark: Bounce
Free Organic Veggie Community Dinner | SF
Thursday, August 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church
Free Organic Veggie Community Dinner | SF

Do you love fresh, organic, homemade food? Please come out and celebrate with other veggie lovers and enjoy some great food with amazing company. All are welcome to a free community-created dinner gleaned from the USF Garden and neighborhood farmers’ markets, and prepared by students ...

San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical” | Oakland
Thursday, August 2 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Lake Meritt - Edoff Memorial Bandstand
San Francisco Mime Troupe's "Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical" | Oakland

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 59th season with more free and lively performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2018 production “Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2018 Free political theater & music in parks all ...

Outdoor Waterfront Flicks: “Bridesmaids” | Jack London Square
Thursday, August 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Outdoor Waterfront Flicks: "Bridesmaids" | Jack London Square

Cozy up on the waterfront this summer with free outdoor screenings of hit movies, as part of Jack London Square’s hit Waterfront Flicks series. Waterfront Flicks begins on Thursday, June 21 with a special Oakland A’s night celebrating the 25th anniversary of the coming-of-age baseball ...

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Salesforce Park Free Express Bootcamp | SF
Every Thursday – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Salesforce Park Free Express Bootcamp | SF

Get fit for free Al Fresco with classes provided by FITNESS SF. No pre-registration or membership required – just show up.
Salesforce Park Free Express Bootcamp
Every Thursday | Noon to 12:30 pm
Salesforce Park (Main Plaza), 425 Mission St., San Francisco
FREE
Squeeze in a workout with this express lunchtime …

“Mission Community Market” Night Farmers Market | SF
Every Thursday – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Community Market
"Mission Community Market" Night Farmers Market | SF

The Mission Community Market will be operated by CUESA on Thursday evenings, 4 to 8 pm, rain or shine. Founded in 2010, the market is made up of farmers, small local businesses, and community programs, promoting family health and creating a fun, beautiful public space …

Asian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF
Asian Art Museum's $10 Thursday Nights | SF

From February 8 through September 27, 2018, the Asian Art Museum will be open until 9pm on Thursdays and general admission is just $10.
You can spend an evening in their beautiful building enjoying the galleries, fun talks, lively gatherings and intimate hangs with artists.  Except for …

Thursday Trivia Night & Food Trucks | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Every Thursday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food & drinks
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
Thursday Trivia Night & Food Trucks | SoMa StrEat Food Park

Join every Thursday Night at SoMa StrEat Food Park hosts Trivia Night in collaboration with Sporcle Live Trivia.
Each week will feature all new questions from a variety of mind-boggling categories.
Thursday Trivia Night & Food Trucks
Every Thursday at 7 pm
SoMa StrEat Food Park, 428 11th Street, SF, …

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 …

“Temescal Street Flicks” Outdoor Homegrown Movie Night | Oakland
Every Thursday – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Kasper's Plaza
"Temescal Street Flicks" Outdoor Homegrown Movie Night | Oakland

Temescal Street Flicks, is an engaging outdoor film series happening every Thursday evening in September in the heart of of Temescal near Temescal Alley at Telegraph and 49th Street in Oakland.
Temescal Street Flicks will focus on showcasing local, independent and family-friendly films. The weekly outdoor …

’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 …

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: $4*
*$4 before 9:30 pm. $7 after
| 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 …

Craiglist Missed Connections: Improv & Original Jokes | PianoFight
Every Thursday – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | PianoFight
Craiglist Missed Connections: Improv & Original Jokes | PianoFight

PianoFight’s house team, Original Jokes takes the stage to improvise based off a Craigslist missed connection that is picked by the audience. Combine that with a PianoFight selected improv team opening the show for double the hilarity and you have one hilarious show.
Craiglist Missed Connections: …

$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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