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Saturday, October 13

2018 “Bikes to Books” Literary Adventure Ride | SoMa to North Beach
Saturday, October 13 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring bikes with gears, snacks, and enthusiasm.
| Jack London St
2018 "Bikes to Books" Literary Adventure Ride | SoMa to North Beach
Celebrate five years of Bikes to Books with the October anniversary ride. The resulting 7.1-mile tour is a diverting and unique way to celebrate both the literary and the adventurous spirit of San Francisco. Learn about the authors and neighborhoods that made San Francisco a known ...
Facebook’s “Truck Yeah” Fair: Country Music, Line Dancing & Rides | Menlo Park
Saturday, October 13 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Facebook Headquarters
Facebook's "Truck Yeah" Fair: Country Music, Line Dancing & Rides | Menlo Park
Join Facebook for a fun day for their Truck Yeah fair. They’re hosting a parking lot party at their headquarters that’s a full-blown country fest with lots of trucks and yeah, you can Touch-a-Truck. There will be live Americana, country and bluegrass bands. Plus, it wouldn’t be a country fair ...

Litquake in the Gardens: “War in the Woods” with David Harris | GG Park
Saturday, October 13 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free for San Francisco residents. Non-resident adults pay $9.
| San Francisco Botanical Garden
Litquake in the Gardens: "War in the Woods" with David Harris | GG Park
Author, journalist, and legendary activist David Harris is a former contributing editor to Rolling Stone and The New York Times Magazine, and author of 11 books. This month, Heyday releases a reprint edition of his environmental classic, The Last Stand: The War Between Wall Street and Main Street over California’s ...
2018 IAWF “Irish Music, Dancing & Literary Reading” | Los Gatos
Saturday, October 13 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are appreciated.
| Los Gatos Civic Center ( Main St. & Pageant Way)
2018 IAWF "Irish Music, Dancing & Literary Reading" | Los Gatos
The Irish Arts & Writers Festival brings together Irish writers and audiences in the historic and intimate town of Los Gatos, CA (located an hour south of San Francisco) for an arts and culture festival. 2018 IAWF “Irish Music & Dancing” Saturday, October 13, 2018 | 1:30 ...
El Rio’s 40th Anniversary: Live Bands, DJs, Games & Dancing | Mission Dist.
Saturday, October 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, $5 donation is requested.
| El Rio
El Rio's 40th Anniversary: Live Bands, DJs, Games & Dancing | Mission Dist.
Come out and celebrate El Rio’s 40th birthday with a party with bands, DJs, BBQ, games and dancing. 2018 El Rio Anniversary Party Saturday, October 13, 2018 | 2 pm to 2 am El Rio, 3158 Mission St., San Francisco FREE with $5 donation requested Fun starts at 2 pm and goes until ...
Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Rooftop Theater | Salesforce Park
Saturday, October 13 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" Rooftop Theater | Salesforce Park

The African American Shakespeare Company will bring the amphitheater to life with their take on Shakespeare’s classic work, A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Salesforce Park, SF’s newish 5.4 acre park on top of the new Transit Center. “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” on the Rooftop Park Saturday & Sunday ...

Balmy Alley Mural Unveiling & Block Party | SF
Saturday, October 13 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Balmy Alley
Balmy Alley Mural Unveiling & Block Party | SF
Come celebrate the unveiling of the newest mural in Balmy, Women of the Resistance mural. This is also a community block party to come together for a chance to neighbors to showcase their own art, display projects, sell belongings, and open up garages to the public. ...
Zeitgeist’s Insane “Goldsprints” Patio Bike Race | SF
Saturday, October 13 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration starts at 3 pm. Free to participate. 21 and older only.
| Zeitgeist
Zeitgeist's Insane "Goldsprints" Patio Bike Race | SF
Bike messengers, avid cyclists, racers and drinkers alike, Zeitgeist is kicking off their Fall GoldSprints racing on October 13, 2018. Registration starts at 3 pm and racing is from 4 – 6 pm. The fantastic Fergus Liam will be MCing the event. Check out their ...
Balboa Park Kid’s Carnival & Movie Night | SF
Saturday, October 13 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are appreciated.
| Balboa Park
Balboa Park Kid's Carnival & Movie Night | SF
Join for a free family-friendly outdoor movie night featuring “Tim Burton’s A Nightmare Before Christmas” on Saturday, with lots of kid’s games and activities. Balboa Park Kid’s Carnival & Movie Night Saturday, October 13, 2018 | 3 pm (movie starts at dusk) Balboa Park, San Jose Ave & ...
2018 “Yerba Buena Night” Outdoor Arts Festival | SoMa
Saturday, October 13 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena District
2018 "Yerba Buena Night" Outdoor Arts Festival | SoMa
Come out and see, hear, and experience the Yerba Buena district come alive with music, video, art and dance at the annual Yerba Buena Night. 2018 Yerba Buena Night Saturday, October 13, 2018 | 5 pm to 9:30 pm Jessie Square, Yerba Buena Lane, the Yerba Buena Center of ...
2018 “Journey to The End Of The Night” | SF
Saturday, October 13 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but advanced registration is required.
| UN Plaza (McAllister)
2018 "Journey to The End Of The Night" | SF
The galaxy awaits and the chase is on. This will be the twelfth edition of Journey to the End of the Night in San Francisco. You and your friends are invited to take over the city streets in the name of play, dash down hidden alleys, ...
2018 Ignite! Art + Innovation | Pleasanton
Saturday, October 13 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Firehouse Arts Center (Pleasanton)
2018 Ignite! Art + Innovation | Pleasanton
The annual “Ignite” Art + Innocation is a free family event slated to fill the Firehouse Arts Center and the surrounding streets between Division and Railroad. Experience innovative arts and technologies as they light up the night and celebrate Ignite. There will be hands-on activities, entertainment ...
Pier 39 Fall Fireworks Show & 40th Birthday Party | SF
Saturday, October 13 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Pier 39 Fall Fireworks Show & 40th Birthday Party | SF
It’s Pier 39’s 40th Anniversary Party. Please join Pier 39 on Saturday, October 13, 2018 for a night filled with music, fun, and fireworks. Start your evening at the smartwater Stage at the Bay End of Pier 39 with live music at 5 pm. At approximately ...
Sacré Cheu & Simon Ko: Apple Store Music/Visual Performance | Union Square
Saturday, October 13 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Apple (Union Square)
Sacré Cheu & Simon Ko: Apple Store Music/Visual Performance | Union Square
Inspired by travel and the unknown, Sacré Cheu produces original song compositions to serve as soundtracks to the wonders of the world and beyond. Cheu will perform them live and will be accompanied by his close relative, master concept artist, Simon Ko (Guitar Hero / ...
“Terror Vault” SF’s New Halloween Haunt : $20 Off | SF Mint
"Terror Vault" SF's New Halloween Haunt : $20 Off | SF Mint

Part theatre, part haunted maze, and part escape room, Terror Vault is a brand new fully-immersive Halloween haunted attraction from the insane mind of Peaches Christ. Filled with top performers and screamers, this epic haunt invites to you to descend down a dark, narrow back ...

Free Outdoor Movie Night “Coco” | Castro
Saturday, October 13 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring a lawn chair or blanket and snacks. Bringing of alcohol is prohibited.
| Eureka Valley Recreation Center
Free Outdoor Movie Night "Coco" | Castro
Join the neighborhood free movie night on the grass at the Rikki Streicher Baseball Field to watch “Coco”. EVNA Free Movie Night “Coco” Saturday, October 13, 2018 | 7 pm to 10 pm Eureka Valley Rec Center, 100 Collingwood St., San Francisco FREE Bring a lawn chair or blanket and ...
2018 SF Open Studios: Exhibition Opening Reception | SF
Saturday, October 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $25*
*$25 General Admission. Donations are also accepted.
| SOMArts Cultural Center
2018 SF Open Studios: Exhibition Opening Reception | SF

> EVENT UPDATE: This event is no longer taking place. San Francisco comes alive with art this October and November as ArtSpan presents the 43rd Anniversary of SF Open Studios – the oldest and largest event of its kind in the country, that showcases over ...

Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF
Saturday, October 13 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
| SF Maritime National Historical Park
Sea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF

Please note that the date of the event has been moved to October 13, 2018 and not October 6, 2018 as previously posted. Monthly

Litquake 2018: Bay Area’s Best Poets | Grace Cathedral
Saturday, October 13 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Grace Cathedral
Litquake 2018: Bay Area's Best Poets | Grace Cathedral

San Francisco’s legendary annual Litquake festival features hundreds of authors, poets and journalists in a myriad of separate events throughout the Bay Area. It’s all meant to foster interest in literature for people of all ages, perpetuate a sense of literary community, and provide a vibrant forum for Bay Area ...

Renegade Drive-In Movie Night: “Evil Dead 2” | North Bay
Saturday, October 13 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP on Meetup and donations are accepted.
| Old Hamilton Theater Building
Renegade Drive-In Movie Night: "Evil Dead 2" | North Bay
Kiss you nerves good-bye. Since Bruce Campbell retired from the roll this year, I felt it appropriate to pay a little tribute to the man, the myth, the chin. Evil Dead 2: The lone survivor of an onslaught of flesh-possessing spirits holes up in a cabin ...

Every Saturday

Free Community Yoga Class | Berkeley
Every Saturday – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sports Basement (Berkeley)
Free Community Yoga Class | Berkeley
Grab your yoga mat and come to Sports Basement Berkeley for some relaxing weekend yoga. Community classes take place every Saturday. Free Community Yoga Class Every Saturday | 10 am Sports Basement, 2727 Milvia St, Berkeley, CA FREE Please BYOM (Bring Your Own Mat) and water bottle. All levels are welcome. Updated 3/13/19 ...
Historic Ferry Building Tour | SF
Historic Ferry Building Tour | SF
Enjoy an hour-long walk on the rise, tragic fall, and modern rebirth of one of San Francisco’s most renowned historic landmarks. Visit a contemporary swirl of shops and learn the history of ferries, freeways, and quakes. Meet at the foot of the stairs at the front ...
Explore the San Francisco Tech Scene Free Walking Tour | Mozilla
Every Saturday – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are encourage and appreciated.
| Mozilla SF
Explore the San Francisco Tech Scene Free Walking Tour | Mozilla
Join the tour every Saturday at 10 am, rain or shine, in front of the Mozzilla office, 2 Harrison St (Embarcadero and Harrison), next to the Bay Bridge and Pier 26. Walk around the Financial District in San Francisco telling stories about how everything connected with ...
$12 Bottomless Mimosa “Boozy Brunch” w/ Vegan Options | SF
$12 Bottomless Mimosa "Boozy Brunch" w/ Vegan Options | SF
Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar has a weekly weekend “Boozy Brunch” with live music & DJs plus complimentary mimosas (or “Brunch Punch”) to accompany your brunch on both Saturdays and Sundays. They have a full menu of gourmet-influenced Venezuelan dishes to go along with a ...
Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park
Every Saturday – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Park
Free Outdoor Yoga Day | Golden Gate Park
Take yourself outside and into the beauty of this city’s heart and soul. Practice yoga under the trees and let the ocean air sooth and invigorate you. This class expertly blends breathing and movement, strength and grace, imagination and form. You will gain a personal understanding ...
Free Distillery Tour & Organic Rum Tasting w/ Your Dog | Pacifica
Every Saturday – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Rum tasting if you bring your dog
| Tripp Distillery
Free Distillery Tour & Organic Rum Tasting w/ Your Dog | Pacifica
Oceanfront Distillery where Rum & other Spirits are made right in front of the bar where spirit tastings and cocktails are on hand. If you bring your dog, you get free tasting of their Rums. There may also be food truck onsite on Saturdays of something ...
“The Setup” Underground Comedy Show | SF
Every Saturday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 online with discount code FUNCHEAP; otherwise, it's $10.
| The 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 ...
“Critical Hit” Comedy Show | Oakland
Every Saturday – 8:00 pm | Cost: $10 | It's Your Move Game Store
"Critical Hit" Comedy Show | Oakland
Critical Hit is hosted by Erik Krasner, Hayden Greif-Neill and Jim McVeigh at It’s Your Move Games & Hobbies in Temescal for over 4 years and still going strong. Every week, some of our favorite comedians are invited to perform. Along with the producers, you can ...
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