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Events for September 17, 2021

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Friday, September 17

“Flower Piano” 12 Hidden Pianos in Golden Gate Park (Sept. 17-21)
Friday, September 17 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free for San Francisco Residents with proof of ID. $10-14 for regular entry.
| San Francisco Botanical Garden

Flower Piano returns to the SF Botanical Garden, September 16-20, 2022 with one of the most unique, creative, and innovative events in the Bay Area. The San Francisco Botanical Garden is once again is transformed into the city’s own alfresco concert hall where everyone is ...

10:00 amFillmore Street Cleanup  FREE*
*Sign up at https://forms.gle/TdSM6vANtyB1KwRMA
11:00 am“Stop Funding Fossil Fuels” Protest at Wells Fargo (SF)  FREE
“Pay-What-You-Can” Taco Day at SF’s Tato (Every Friday)

While many restaurants are struggling, San Francisco Mexican restaurant TATO wants to give back. They’re bringing back their “Taco Love” special which features a two taco plate with sides, and pay-what-you-can pricing. Pay-What-You-Can Taco Day Tato 4608 3rd St. (@ McKinnon) San Francisco (Bayview) Every ...Every Friday

PARK(ing) Day w/ Eugene O’Neill National Historic Site (Danville)
Friday, September 17 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*All portions of the event, including the 2:00 pm tour are free.
| Railroad Ave. Municipal Parking Lot
Join the National Park Service, the Eugene O’Neill Foundation, and the Museum of the San Ramon Valley to celebrate PARK(ing) Day! Parking day is a yearly public art project that was started in San Francisco in 2005, creating a series of urban temporary parklets that open ...
12:00 pmLunchtime Meditation in the Mission  $3*
*General Admission. Pay at the door
“ReSound” Free Indian Dance & Pop-Up Street Performances (Sept. 17-18)

Leela Dance Collective presents ReSound, a celebration of kathak dance, featuring street performances and workshops to educate and inspire audiences of all ages. The public is invited to experience North Indian classical dance as it reverberates through the streets of San Francisco. In San Francisco, ...

2:00 pmSunset Boulevard Cleanup  FREE*
*Sign up at https://forms.gle/TdSM6vANtyB1KwRMA
“Ferry Fridays” Music on the Plaza at SF’s Ferry Building
Friday, September 17 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ferry Building

Join us for weekly live music from 3:00 – 6:00 PM on the Ferry Building’s Back Plaza featuring Bay Area bands and DJs all summer long. Grab your favorite Ferry Building refreshments and enjoy our outdoor dining area with picture perfect bay views. Ferry Fridays ...Every Friday

3:30 pmCunamacue: Afro-Peruvian Family Dance Class  FREE
4:00 pmYouth Mental Health Showcase & Sale (Mountain View)  FREE*
*Free (Art available for purchase)
4:00 pmIngleside Gallery Group Show (SF)  FREE*
*Supporting emerging artists is the only cost
4:00 pmOutdoor Book Launch Party for “Blessed Disillusionment” (Oakland)  FREE*
*Limited space: RSVP at bit.ly/BDlaunch For Funcheap readers only, a copy of the author's "Return of the Light: A Political Fable in Which the American People Retake Their Country" for $4 (normally $14.99). Bring a screenshot or printout of this listing to show us you found the event here.
“ReSound” Free Indian Dance & Pop-Up Street Performances (Berkeley)

Leela Dance Collective presents ReSound, a celebration of kathak dance, featuring street performances and workshops to educate and inspire audiences of all ages. The public is invited to experience North Indian classical dance as it reverberates through the streets of San Francisco. In San Francisco, ...

Epic “Night Watch” Film Night on a Barge Cruises SF Bay (Sept. 17-19)
Friday, September 17 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason, Pier 15, Waterbar

Join in for the West Coast debut of Shimon Attie’s Night Watch, a floating media arts installation. Night Watch will travel San Francisco Bay and the Oakland Estuary on the evenings of September 17 – 19 from 6:15pm – 9pm. During these three nights in ...

5:00 pm“Danzacuentos: Voz, Cuerpo y Raices” Panel Discussion  FREE*
*Donation $0 - $50.
6:00 pmGreen Apple Books Talk “All the Comfort Sin Can Provide”  FREE
6:00 pmLive Music by Gaucho at Orbit Room (SF)  FREE
‘Anatomically Incorrect’, a Dark Art Exhibition (SF)
Friday, September 17 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mosswood Chapel
Join Assemblage Artist Dianne Hoffman in Oakland on Friday, September 17th for the opening reception of ‘Anatomically Incorrect’ featuring 17 one-of-a-kind darkly detailed vignettes created exclusively from recycled, found objects. This event will take place at Uma Gallery, a new creative space on Telegraph Avenue that ...
“Lord of the Zings” w/ Happy Hour Drink Prices (SF)
Friday, September 17 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Come see some comedy from some of the best entertainers in the Bay for free. Happy hour drink prices. Please be ready to show your proof of vaccination if you choose to sit inside.
6:30 pmAbortion Rights Film & Discussion “Reversing Roe” (2018)  FREE*
*SPONSORED by SENSIBLE CINEMA of the UUSF
Oakland HellaSecret Comedy Night (Friday 7p + 9p)

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 ...

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

Get ready for pop-up comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a new venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. Get $5 off Tickets – Early bird tickets $15 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $20) Outdoor Comedy 2022 Thursday, Friday, ...

SF’s Friday Secret Speakeasy Comedy Night (7p + 8:45p Shows)

Discover SF’s secret speakeasy comedy night! This is part of Funcheap’s pop-up comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a new venue and you’ll get notified of the secret location. Get $5 off Tickets – Early bird tickets $10 adv w/ code ...

8:00 pmOver The Moon: A Mid-Autumn Festival Cabaret (SF)  $20
8:00 pm45th Annual SF International Comedy Competition (Oakland)  $25*
*General Admission: USD 25.00, Private Table for 2: USD 60.00
8:00 pm“Cross Rhythms” Piano Concert (SF)  $25*
*$25 for live event, donation-based streaming.
9:00 pmLucky Shoe Karaoke w/ Brian Bartman (Bernal Heights)  FREE
9:00 pmAnna Morgan DnB/Bass Event at F8 (SF)  $15
HellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, TLC, Prince & More)

We’re back at Neck of the Woods with a night of classic hip hop and RnB! The club has been extensively renovated with a brand new kick-ass sound system, plus upgraded lighting and seating, brand new hardwood floors, new DJ booth and a full bar ...Every Friday

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