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Dreamforce Expo Final Day | 2019
Dreamforce is an annual conference and workshop put on by Salesforce.com full of vendors in the expo hall, free workshops, keynote speeches and networking with over 50,000 innovators across all industries at this annual expo for cloud computing and social enterprise. Dreamforce 2019 November 19-22, ...
Holiday Meet & Greet with Santa Claus | San Mateo
Smile and snap. Visit Santa and have a holiday photo taken at Hillsdale Shopping Center. He’s here all season to greet children starting Friday evening, November 22 through Friday, December 24, 2019 in Macy’s Center Court.
Wander through the Santa Set Experience donned with festive décor ...
Asian Art Museum’s 2019 “Holiday Artisan Market” | Nov. 22-23
The Holiday Artisan Market is back. Get all of your holiday shopping done early at the Holiday Artisan Market, a free event featuring one-of-a-kind handmade goods by local makers. Holiday Artisan Market Friday & Saturday, November 22 & 23, 2019 | 10 am to 6 ...
“Save the Arctic” Immersive 4D Pop-Up Experience | SF
Powered by a mix of breathtaking film, 4D technology, and immersive sensations, this one-of-a-kind art installation will allow you to experience a year in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Prepare to be awed by America’s last great wilderness and get up close and personal with ...
Civic Center’s “Winter Park” Ice Rink Opening Ceremony | SF
The Winter Park at Civic Center, which made its debut last year outside of San Francisco’s City Hall, returns for its second year with an expanded track beginning Friday, November 22, 2019 and running through Sunday, January 5, 2020.
Opening Celebration: The Winter Park at Civic ...
2019 Winter Fireworks, Carnival & Snoopy on Ice | SF
Four iconic buildings will light up with 17,000 holiday lights, along with fireworks bursting in the sky and a magical ice skating show. The Building Lighting Ceremony at Embarcadero Center is a San Francisco tradition and the official start of the holiday season in the ...
2019 Jack London Square Tree Lighting Ceremony | Oakland
It’s time to light up Jack London Square for the holidays.
Jack London Square will celebrate the start of the holiday season with the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday.
2019 Jack London Square Tree Lighting
Friday, November 22, 2019 | 5 to 8 pm
Jack London Square, Oakland
Volunteer at 2019 Macy’s Holiday Windows & Pet Adoptions | Union Square
Volunteer with the SPCA to help spread the holiday cheer at Macy’s Holiday Windows by greeting the public, collecting donations, and directing visitors to the SF SPCA pop-up adoption center inside Macy’s.
Sign up online to volunteer at Holiday Windows. Please note that many shifts are already ...
4 Hours of Free Holiday Parking in Downtown SF | Nov. 22 – Dec. 24
During the holidays, park for free at Embarcadero Center when you shop or dine at any Embarcadero Center shop or restaurant, or skate at the Holiday Ice Rink, and receive free parking. Embarcadero Center is offering free parking for up to four hours for shoppers and skaters ...
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland
Get your Oakland groove on at Friday Nights @ OMCA – a weekly free outdoor experience with food trucks and music. This is a great community gathering that is most vibrant during March-November when the garden and terraces are open as well as during certain ...Every Friday
SF’s Epic “Night Bloom” Light Show | Nov. 22-Jan. 5
Light up the season with Night Bloom, a six-week light and sound exhibition. Light and sound will transform the iconic San Francisco landmark into a glowing landscape of interactive experiences this holiday season. Although paid tickets are required for going inside the Conservatory of Flowers, ...
Friendsgiving Potluck: Food, Crafts, Fun & Games | Oakland
In the spirit of sharing and community, join the Oakland Asian Cultural Center (OACC) for a Friendsgiving Potluck. This event is free and open to the public. Bring your friends, family, and a dish to share at OACC for some fun and games including arts ...
Winter Ice Rink Grand Opening Ceremony | Sunnyvale
The Winter Ice Rink Downtown Sunnyvale will open with a special grand opening ceremony to celebrate the inaugural season of skating and holiday festivities in the heart of Redwood Square. The festivities will include guest appearances by local dignitaries, special on-ice performances, a DJ and more.
Salesforce Park’s Free Rooftop Movie Night “Spaceballs” | SoMa
As we get closer to winter, earlier sunsets bring a new Salesforce Park Movie Nights series on Friday evenings throughout November. Salesforce Park’s Rooftop Movie Nights First four Fridays in November 2019 Nov 1: The Brave Little Toaster (G, 90 mins) @ 6:30pm (later start ...Every Friday
Hello Kitty Meet & Greet Holiday Party at Macy’s | SF
Come say hello to Hello Kitty at Macy’s Union Square. Take a photo with Hello Kitty at our selfie station, create your own crafts, enjoy sweet treats and much more.
Plus with any Hello Kitty purchase* of $50 or more, receive a special gift. *Limit one ...
Cal’s 2019 “Big Game” Bonfire Rally | UC Berkeley
Join in the revelry in the Hearst Greek Theatre on the eve of Big Game against Stanford for the most stunning display of spirit.
The Bonfire Rally is scheduled to take place Friday, November 22, 2019 at 7 pm (gates open at 6 pm) at the ...
“Friendsgiving” 25th Anniversary Party & Concert | SF
Starting the week of November 18, 2019, the SF AT&T flagship store in Union Square will expand its current Friends festivities by opening a whole new floor of experiences including Friends sets where you can become one of the Friends. “Friends” 25th Anniversary Pop-Up Experience ...
Free Bad-Ass Morning Workout: Conquer SF’s Hills | Every Friday
Every Friday morning at 6:30 am, gather at a different San Francisco hill for a free badass workout and a chance to meet fellow fitness enthusiasts in your city.
The hills change each week (it might be Alamo Square, Moraga Steps, Twin Peaks, Lombard…), but expect ...
Friday Farmers Market & Bazaar | UN Plaza
Every Friday from 7am to 4pm, UN Plaza will feature the best of San Francisco. Grab fresh fruits and veggies, buy gifts from local vendors, and grab lunch at delicious food stalls representing cuisine from diverse communities throughout the City.
This Friday market will feature local ...
85th East Bay Regional Parks Anniversary: Free Parks & Concerts | 2019
Celebrate the East Bay Regional Park District’s 85th Anniversary. There are 73 regional parks planning special events and programs, including Free Park Fridays, Free Concerts In The Parks, and a Free Multicultural Festival.
85th East Bay Regional Parks Anniversary
Every Friday from April – December | All ...
Free Swimming Fridays | East Bay Regional Parks
Celebrate the East Bay Regional Park District’s 85th Anniversary. The Park District has planned a number of special events and programs including free swimming at all of their regional parks.
Please click below for each area’s seasonal opening hours – not every area is open year-round
$1 Drink Fridays: “Battle of the Decades” DJ Party | North Beach
Fridays are now a little bit more awesome. Did someone say $1 drinks?
Monroe in North Beach hosts “Battle of the Decades” DJ party and happy hour every Friday with a DJ spinning progressive tunes. Every hour is a different decade – with drink prices to ...
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland
Get your Oakland groove on at Friday Nights @ OMCA – a weekly free outdoor experience with food trucks and music.
This is a great community gathering that is most vibrant during March-November when the garden and terraces are open as well as during certain weeks ...
Free “Oysters on the Half Shell” Fridays | El Rio
El Rio, a neighborhood dive in the deep Mission, gives away free Oysters on the half shell from local folks in Tomales Bay, every Friday at 5:30 pm. Arrive on time, they go fast.
And get your drink on with happy hour on Friday from 5-8 pm ...
“HellaFunny Fridays” Stand-Up Comedy Showcase | SoMa
San Francisco has one of the best underground comedy scenes in America. Come check out some of the Bay’s best rising comics at HellaFunny’s weekly stand-up comedy show “HellaFunny Fridays.”
Friday December 6th @ 8:30pm
Every Friday at 8:30pm
Trademark and Copyright, 1123 Folsom Stree (and 7th ...
Free Burlesque: Hunny Bunny & Her Hot Toddies | Skylark Bar
Join Hunny Bunny and Her Hot Toddies for Mischief at the Skylark Bar every Friday at 8 pm.
Free Burlesque: Hunny Bunny & Her Hot Toddies Every Friday | 8 pm Skylark Bar, 3089 16th St, SF, CA FREE
Enjoy drinks, dancing, DJs and more at this free ...
Pamtastic’s Comedy Clubhouse | Mutiny Radio
Pamtastic’s Comedy Clubhouse on Mutiny Radio is a free comedy show every Friday from 8-11 pm at Mutiny Radio on the corner of 21st and Florida in the deep Mission District.
Pamtastic’s Comedy Clubhouse
Every Friday | 8-10 pm
Mutiny Radio, 2781 21st Street, SF, CA
Over 25 of San ...
“Best of SF” Stand-Up Comedy Night | SF
Check out a fresh line-up of SF’s comics every Friday at 8 pm at the beautiful Variety Preview Theater in downtown SF’s iconic Hobart Building.
Funcheap Deal: Get tickets for $5 with promo code FUNCHEAP. Otherwise, tickets are $15.
Located in the iconic Hobart Building, right next ...
Jazz at The Atlas Cafe | SF
Jazz at The Atlas is a weekly jazz residency with five rotating jazz bands. Music is always free, though tipping is encouraged.
Jazz at The Atlas Cafe
(This is a typical lineup and is subject to change – hey, it’s jazz baby)
1st Friday – Eli Maliwan Jazz Party ...
“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 ...
Friday Night Outdoor Roller Skate DJ Party: “Midnight Rollers” | SF
Strap on your skates and roller disco around the city at the Midnight Rollers Friday Night Skate party.
This weekly skate (as long as it’s not raining or during Burning Man) hits up San Francisco’s main attractions, all while blasting their own beats from two jogging strollers ...
SF Beer Olympics: Beer Pong, Flip Cup & $2 Beers | North Beach
Meet and compete against locals, travelers, couch surfers, au pairs, and hostelers. Games are free to play (including flip cup, beer pong and relays) and many weeks they have themed events for holidays, or just because.
Get 6 drink coupons for $1 each. Use coupons before ...
“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Wine & Popcorn | Oakland
Comedy Soup is Oakland’s very own little Stand-Up house show that features top local and touring comics, complimentary Wine and popcorn and musical guests from a variety of styles.
Past guests have appeared on Comedy Central, Netflix, Viceland, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Conan, Colbert & Corden.
In November ...
“The Function” SF’s Newest Hip-Hop Dance Party | Milk Bar
Come party at Milk Bar located in the heart of the Haight for a early 2000s hip-hop and R&B club bangers.
DJ Beats Me plays everything from Missy Elliot, Aaliyah, Lil Jon, Mac Dre, Black Eyed Peas, Outkast, Notorious B.I.G., Rihanna, SOB X RBE, Usher, Robin ...
F!#&ing Free Fridays: Improv Comedy | SF
EndGames Improv is bringing something new to the genre, what could turn out to be a very hot affair (in that release of tension, funny kind of way) with “Your F!#&ed Up Relationship.”
“YFUR” is an entirely improvised comedy show inspired by stories of your own ...