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Thursday, August 19

SF’s “teamLab” Immersive Art Show: $20 Tix for Oct + Nov On Sale Today

Step into an experience like no other: at teamLab: Continuity, you become part of an interactive landscape of blooming flowers, darting fish, and soaring crows. At teamLab: Continuity, you will find yourself immersed in a wondrous ecosystem of lush imagery drawn from nature and East ...

SF’s “Buoy Days” at The Exploratorium’s Pier 15 (August 19-20) Have you ever wondered how oceanic buoys operate and what they measure, or what critters cling to their undersides? Join marine scientists, technicians, and educators as they pull a one-ton NOAA carbon dioxide (CO2) buoy out of the water and explore its scientific instruments and ...

Hamilton $10 Lottery Tickets: Weekly Noon Deadline (SF)

The hit Broadway musical Hamilton returns to San Francisco for a limited run after a 17 month intermission. The show at the 2,200 capacity Orpheum Theater is this first Hamilton production to reopen in North America. There will be a limited run of 4 weeks from August ...

Yerba Buena Day 2021 All-Day Festival
Thursday, August 19 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena District
They say sunshine is the greatest disinfectant so we’re throwing one of the biggest, sunniest, funnest parties of the year in the sun all in Yerba Buena! And like sunshine, it’s all for free. Starting at Noon: Start with a free neighborhood art scavenger hunt in ...
Yerba Buena Gardens Festival “Cabanijazz Project” (SF)
Thursday, August 19 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
This program is part of Yerba Buena Day on August 19 – a day full of music, art and poetry programs throughout the Yerba Buena neighborhood. All free and outdoors! The dynamic Mexican-born conga player Javier Cabanillas has come a long way since he started performing ...
“Mission Community Market” Night Farmers Market (SF)
Thursday, August 19 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Community Market

2021 updates Now in its 11th year, the popular neighborhood market will be reopening with a lineup of 20+ small local farms and food businesses, offering a diversity of fresh fruits and vegetables, food crafts, and hot prepared foods for Mission residents. More vendors will ...Every Thursday

“Paint the Void” Art Party + 111 Minna Re-opening (SoMa) 111 Minna and Paint the Void are proud to present: “Life is hard but it’s better with Art”. The exhibition will display the studio artworks created by a selection of Paint the Void artists amidst the twilight of the coronavirus. This exhibition marks the re-opening of ...
$15 Tix: SF’s New Immersive Art Show “teamLab Continuity” (Asian Art Museum)

Step into an experience like no other: at teamLab: Continuity, you become part of an interactive landscape of blooming flowers, darting fish, and soaring crows. At teamLab: Continuity, you will find yourself immersed in a wondrous ecosystem of lush imagery drawn from nature and East ...

5:00 pmBernal Chess Night  FREE
On the Politics of Anti-Fatness as Anti-Blackness
Thursday, August 19 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE
To live in a body that is fat and Black is to exist at the margins of a society that creates the conditions for anti-fatness as anti-Blackness. Hyper-policed by state and society, passed over for housing and jobs, and derided and misdiagnosed by medical professionals, ...
“NightLife” at California Academy of Sciences

The California Academy of Sciences has resumed their evening event series, Nightlife for 2021 starting Thursday, May 13, 2021. From basking in the glow of one of the largest living coral reef displays in the world to taking in the interstellar views from the Living ...

Oakland Symphony Free Outdoor Concert (Brooklyn Basin)
Thursday, August 19 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Rocky's Market Brooklyn Basin
Led by Oakland Symphony Music Director and Conductor Michael Morgan, the series at Brooklyn Basin will present four free outdoor concerts featuring musicians from the Symphony in one-time-only musical configurations and special instrumentation performing site-specific repertoire. Concerts will be held at the Basin’s all-ages outdoor venue ...
Oakland Secret Comedy Night

Get ready for our “HellaSecret” speakeasy comedy show in Oakland. A series of pop-up (and socially distant) live comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. This HellaSecret comedy show ...

Thursday “HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (SF)

Get ready for SF’s very first fully-dedicated outdoor comedy club – part of our new pop-up (and socially-distant) comedy shows at unique outdoor spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a new venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. Get $5 ...

Jack London Square’s Outdoor Waterfront Flicks: “Up”
Thursday, August 19 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Cozy up on the waterfront for a free outdoor movie night, part of Jack London Square’s Waterfront Flicks. On August 19, they’ll be featuring Pixar’s Up at dusk on the Ferry Lawn. Waterfront Flicks August 19, 2021 | Dusk Ferry Lawn, Jack London Square, Oakland FREE
Craft Comedy Outdoors: “Best of the East Bay” (Oakland)

Don’t miss the show the East Bay Express called “The best comedy show in the East Bay.” See comics from Conan, Late Night, Sketchfest, Punchline and Comedy Central. Award winning beer from Federation Brewing and food from local vendors. Tickets and tables are limited. Craft ...

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