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Monday, December 31

“Tour de Equator” NYE Ride: Free Coffee & Free Tacos | SF
Monday, December 31 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. We are told that coffee and tacos are free.
| Equator Coffees & Teas
"Tour de Equator" NYE Ride: Free Coffee & Free Tacos | SF
Equator Coffees & Teas is excited to host the 2nd Tour de Equator. This ride is powered by Team Mike’s Bikes and led by the sponsored professional cyclist, Tayler Wiles. And you’ll get to enjoy free tacos, free coffee, and free stroopwafels. Yummy! The ride begins ...
A Peaceful NYE: Bonfires / Meditation / Yoga / Free Hugs
Monday, December 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Many events free, but some have a fee. Check individual links
| All Over the Bay Area
A Peaceful NYE: Bonfires / Meditation / Yoga / Free Hugs
Celebrate the end of the year with a serene New Year’s Eve evening with either midnight meditation, yoga, fire ceremonies, free hugs. FREE HUGS AT MIDNIGHT ON NYE (SF) HugTrain annual mission that travels by train throughout the US around the holidays to organize free hug events ...

Video Game NYE: Emporium / Coin Op / Brewcade Blacklight Party
Monday, December 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Many events free, but some have a fee. Check individual links
| All Over the Bay Area
Video Game NYE: Emporium / Coin Op / Brewcade Blacklight Party
Let’s end 2018 with some fun and games at these arcade parties at the Bay’s biggest gaming bars. Emporium SF w/ 5 Arcade Tokens (SF) Trap City DJs 9pm to 2am – 12,000 sq. foot arcade bar in 100-year old Harding Theater. $10 adv includes free arcade ...
Fun NYE Parties Under $20: Rocky Horror / Bootie / BYOB Comedy / Burlesque
Monday, December 31 – All Day | Cost: $20*
*Tickets range from $10 to $20 - but might rise as you get closer to New Year's Eve
| All Over the Bay Area
Fun NYE Parties Under $20: Rocky Horror / Bootie / BYOB Comedy / Burlesque
New Year’s Eve shouldn’t break the bank. Here’s a handful of super fun events that are all $20 or less. BYOB CRITICAL HIT COMEDY (OAK)  $10 at It’s Your Move Games & Hobbies on Telegraph in Oakland – all the shelves of this board game store get ...
No Cover on NYE: Confetti Canons / Free Jello Shots / Free Fernet / Red Carpets
No Cover on NYE: Confetti Canons / Free Jello Shots / Free Fernet / Red Carpets
You don’t have to go nuts on New Year’s Eve with a $100 ticketed events. Here are some of our favorite local bars and how they are celebrating NYE. While we’re told that all of the bars will not be charging a cover, but note that ...
“Worth the Splurge” Epic NYE Parties / Open Bars / Glow Parties / Carnaval
"Worth the Splurge" Epic NYE Parties / Open Bars / Glow Parties / Carnaval
Sometimes the best parties cost a little bit. Even though we are “Funcheap” we’re always looking for good value. Here’s some of our favorite “worth the spluge” ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve in the Bay Area. Trick Dog $40 Open Bar & Food – (SF) 20th ...
New Year’s Eve Sierra Azul Preserve Hike | Los Altos
Monday, December 31 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Sierra Azul Preserve
New Year's Eve Sierra Azul Preserve Hike | Los Altos
Want to have some extra fun before the New Year? Join docents Huey-Shin Yuan, Vivian Neou, Ray Curiel, Alex Woo, and Joyce Tang for a fast paced aerobic hike with 2,300 feet of elevation gain. You’ll travel through rugged terrain and enjoy panoramic views of the ...
Applebee’s $1 Jolly Rancher Vodka Month | Final Day
Monday, December 31 – All Day | Cost: $1 | Applebee's (Participating Locations)
Applebee's $1 Jolly Rancher Vodka Month | Final Day

Can’t make your way to New Orleans for Mardi Gras this year? Not to worry, because Applebee’s® has you covered with its newest Neighborhood Drink of the Month, Dollar Hurricane. The new Dollar Hurricane is served in a 10-ounce mug and is crafted with a delicious ...

Coin Op’s “Free Play” New Year’s Eve: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa
Monday, December 31 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Coin-Op Game Room
Coin Op's "Free Play" New Year's Eve: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa

The promoter has written on their Facebook Page that this regularly recurring event is indeed scheduled to take place on New Year’s Eve. Enjoy! Ring in the new year taking on your favorite arcade games because the last day of the year at Coin-op, all arcade ...Monthly

Free Cab/Uber/Lyft Rides Home: New Year’s Eve 2019 | SF
Monday, December 31 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration required
| All Over San Francisco
Free Cab/Uber/Lyft Rides Home: New Year's Eve 2019 | SF
To help keep everyone safe on the way home, New Year’s Eve revelers in San Francisco, East Bay, North Bay, South Bay, Tri-Valley and Sacramento can get their cab rides home paid for all New Year’s Eve night and into the morning (until 10 am). Law firm ...
“Last Night” DIY New Year’s Eve Parade & Street Party | Santa Cruz
Monday, December 31 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*This is a completely DIY event totally dependent on how many people want to participate.
| Saturn Cafe Parking Lot
"Last Night" DIY New Year's Eve Parade & Street Party | Santa Cruz
Every New Year’s Eve since 2005, the Last Night DIY Parade & Street Party has been taking over Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz without city permits or other bureaucratic mumbo-jumbo (and they’re not intending to ask for it). This do-it-yourself, grassroots de-centralized celebration includes a parade of ...
SF City Hall Lights Up Gold for New Year’s Eve
Monday, December 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
SF City Hall Lights Up Gold for New Year's Eve

San Francisco’s City Hall and its 220+ state-of-the-art LED lighting fixtures get into the New Year’s spirit by illuminating in gold for New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. City Hall Holiday Lighting Schedule December 31, 2018 – January 1, 2019 – Gold for New Year’s The ...

Elbo Room’s Final Night: New Year’s Eve Happy Hour $4 Drinks | SF
Elbo Room's Final Night: New Year's Eve Happy Hour $4 Drinks | SF
Say goodbye to The Elbo Room forever on December 31, 2018. The Elbo Room on Valencia is sadly closing down after 27 years, and the final night is New Year’s Eve. But they aren’t saying goodbye without slinging up their awesome happy hour NYE. No Cover. Come ...

Every Monday

Free Monday Morning Workout: Cardio & Strength | Dolores Park
Every Monday – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE | 19th & Dolores (Dolores Park)
Free Monday Morning Workout: Cardio & Strength | Dolores Park
Every Monday, November Project San Francisco meets in Dolores Park for a combination of cardio and strength exercises that are sure to leave you stronger than the day before. Come at 6:30 am; meet at Dolores Park for hugs, sweat and cheers.  The workouts are weatherproof, meaning they’re always ...
$1 Bowling All Day Monday | Concord
Every Monday – 10:00 am | Cost: $1 | Diablo Valley Bowl
$1 Bowling All Day Monday | Concord
Come and join Diablo Alley Bowl every Monday for their $1 All-day Games.  $1 Games All Day Monday Every Monday | 10 am Diablo Valley Bowl, 1500 Monument Blvd, building G, Concord
Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour | Marin Headlands
Every Monday – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Point Bonita Lighthouse
Point Bonita Lighthouse Tour | Marin Headlands
The Point Bonita Lighthouse in the Marin Headlands will be closed on Monday, December 24, 2018 and Monday, December 31, 2018. Please call the Marin Headlands Visitor Center for any questions at (415) 331-1540. Meet Point Bonita docents along the lighthouse trail. This hidden, historic setting ...
“Motown On Mondays” DJ Night | Madrone Art Bar
Every Monday – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 9pm, $3 after
| Madrone Art Bar
"Motown On Mondays" DJ Night | Madrone Art Bar
Every Monday at Madrone, dance the night away with hosts DJ Gordo Cabeza and Timoteo Gigante and resident DJs spinning originals, exclusive remixes, and close relatives of your favorite Motown songs during M.O.M. Motown on Mondays. Arrive early for Happy Hour featuring $1 off drafts and ...
Circuit Hacking Night: Make Cool Things with Electronics | Mission Dist.
Circuit Hacking Night: Make Cool Things with Electronics | Mission Dist.
Learn to solder and learn to make cool things with electronics. Hang out with cool hardware geeks at Noisebridge’s weekly Circuit Hacking Monday. All ages, all skill levels, and all are welcome at this weekly Monday night event to give you inspiration to hack that project you’ve always wanted ...
“Musical Mondays” Sing-Along At The Edge | Castro
Every Monday – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Edge
"Musical Mondays" Sing-Along At The Edge | Castro
Start your week singing with Musical Mondays or get over the hump with Musical Wednesdays at The Edge in the Castro, where they play all of your favorite musicals to sing and drink along with a different theme each week from 7 pm to 2 am every ...
Detroit Rock City Free Comedy Night | Oakland
Every Monday – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Mention FUNCHEAP for the drink specials for the show.
| Legionnaire Saloon
Detroit Rock City Free Comedy Night | Oakland
Come for a nice warm up of laughter before a night of great Motown Music. Laugh and dance your troubles away every Monday night at the Legionnaire Saloon. Hosted by Chris Riggins. Detroit Rock City Free Comedy Night Every Monday | 7:30 pm Legionnaire Saloon, 2272 Telegraph Ave, ...
“The Secret Show”: Comedy Show at a Pub | San Mateo
Every Monday – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Swingin' Door
"The Secret Show": Comedy Show at a Pub | San Mateo
Kevin Wong hosts a free weekly comedy night at The Swinging’ Door in San Mateo featuring comedians who have appeared at the Punch Line, Cobb’s, San Jose Improv, and Tommy T’s. If you’re in the Peninsula, come on down to The Swingin’ Door for some free laughs every ...
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