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Friday, October 6

Por el Pueblo: The Legacy and Influence of Malaquías Montoya (Oct. 6 – June 30)
Por el Pueblo: The Legacy and Influence of Malaquías Montoya (Oct. 6 - June 30)

Explore the living impact of Chicano artist, Malaquías Montoya, whose posters, graphic prints, and murals highlighting political and social justice issues have helped define the Chicano identity for nearly five decades. His legacy as a public-serving artist, activist, and community leader serves as inspiration for ...

“Crazy Funny Asians” Friday Night Comedy Show (SF)
Friday, October 6 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free tickets, but RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated.
| Speakeasy Brewery
"Crazy Funny Asians" Friday Night Comedy Show (SF)

Inspired by the blockbuster movie, see some of the Bay Area’s top comedians at San Francisco’s Crazy Funny Asians comedy showcase, presented by Funcheap and HellaFunny. Let’s celebrate the Bay’s Asian-American culture and heritage with laughs. Free tickets for the first 100 people to RSVP ...Every Friday

FREE: Oakland’s HellaSecret Comedy & Cocktails (2023)
FREE: Oakland's HellaSecret Comedy & Cocktails (2023)

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 ...

SF’s Summer Beer & Comedy Festival 2023 (Speakeasy Brewery)
Friday, October 6 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with secret code FUNCHEAPGUEST. Normally $5-15.
| Speakeasy Brewery
SF's Summer Beer & Comedy Festival 2023 (Speakeasy Brewery)

Speakeasy Ales & Lagers has been defiantly brewing small batches of beer in San Francisco’s Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhood since 1997. Come celebrate this legacy with a special pop-up comedy festival every Friday night. It’s a fun night with comedy, food trucks, and exclusive and rare lineup ...Every Friday

“The Stoner Comedy Jam” Friday Nights (SF)
"The Stoner Comedy Jam" Friday Nights (SF)

You know what makes stand-up comedy funnier? Smoking while watching it live! Come to San Francisco’s premiere cannibus club Moe Greens every Friday night for a night of laughter and, well, getting stoned. HellaFunny is taking over the cannabis lounge at Moe Greens for the ...Every Friday

All DayHistory Museum: Free First Fridays (Redwood City)  FREE
“Parade of Ships” Under Golden Gate Bridge (Fleet Week 2023)
Friday, October 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Crissy Field
"Parade of Ships" Under Golden Gate Bridge (Fleet Week 2023)
Come see the Fleet enter the Bay under the Golden Gate Bridge as the visiting ships steam towards their ports, and Liberty Call for our honored Sailors and Marines. San Francisco Fleet Week hosts the largest Parade of Ships on the West Coast. The procession of ...
“Pay-What-You-Can” Taco Day at SF’s Tato (Every Friday)
"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

Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day (First Fridays)
Friday, October 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Contemporary Jewish Museum
Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day (First Fridays)

The Contemporary Jewish Museum engages audiences of all  backgrounds through dynamic exhibitions and programs that explore contemporary perspectives on Jewish culture, history, art, and ideas. And the architecture of the Museum itself is a work of art. Embracing a range of artistic disciplines and media, ...Monthly

Fleet Week 2023: Blue Angels Airshow + Full Schedule (Friday)
Friday, October 6 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Marina Green
Fleet Week 2023: Blue Angels Airshow + Full Schedule (Friday)

Look up in the sky when you hear the roaring of jet engines and head down to SF’s northern waterfront and for San Francisco’s annual Fleet Week airshow and festival which is back in 2023. Although there is a full week of events, the epochal ...

North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl (SF)
Friday, October 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | North Beach
North Beach First Fridays Art Crawl (SF)

On the first Friday of every month, over a dozen North Beach galleries, museums, bars, and restaurants stay open late for a self-guided First Fridays Art Crawl with special events to showcase the ever-growing collections of art and entertainment that diversify North Beach. First Fridays Art Crawl ...Monthly

SF’s Castro Art Walk 2023 (Every First Friday)
Friday, October 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free self-guided tour
| Castro Merchants
SF's Castro Art Walk 2023 (Every First Friday)

After a two-year hiatus, the Castro Art Walk is back as a regular monthly event, every first Friday of the month! Please come and (re)discover the coolest arts district in San Francisco – The Castro Arts District. Participating small businesses extend their business hours to ...Monthly

$1 Drink Fridays: “Battle of the Decades” DJ Party (North Beach)
Friday, October 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission with RSVP on Eventbrite
| Monroe
$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 ...Every Friday

South First Fridays Art Walk (San Jose)
Friday, October 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
South First Fridays Art Walk (San Jose)

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. Please note that South First Fridays is typically canceled in July and January due to the holidays. South First Fridays hours depend on ...Monthly

“Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid” Block Party + DJs (Oakland)
"Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid" Block Party + DJs (Oakland)

Reconnect with family, friends, and community at OMCA every Friday night – a weekly free outdoor experience with food trucks and music. August 2023 Special Events – 50 Years of Hip Hop- A Cultural Celebration in California every Friday night in August. These free events ...Every Friday

“Off the Grid” Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party (Fall 2023)
Friday, October 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but food/drink for purchase
| Fort Mason Center
"Off the Grid" Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party (Fall 2023)

With Fogust behind us and beautiful Bay Area fall coming quick, Off the Grid is making its return to Fort Mason Center with 8 themed Friday night food fests between September 1 – October 27. Theme nights include a celebration of San Francisco, Asian holiday ...Every Friday

“Oakland First Fridays” Street Festival
Friday, October 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Telegraph & 27th
"Oakland First Fridays" Street Festival

Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month from 5-9 pm for five huge blocks on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Photography from @skyhighoakland via Oakland First Fridays Oakland’s KONO district (Koreatown/Northgate) springs ...Monthly

5:00 pmArts Los Altos’ Free Walking Tour (First Friday)  FREE*
*Just show up with your walking shoes on!
68th Annual East Bay “Armenian Food Festival” (Oct. 6-7)
Friday, October 6 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 5pm/ $3 after 5pm/ 12 and under free
| St. Vartan Armenian Church
68th Annual East Bay "Armenian Food Festival" (Oct. 6-7)

Armenian Food Festival Returns to Oakland this Weekend for 68th Year The Largest Armenian Festival in the East Bay Oakland, CA — St. Vartan Armenian Church has been a strong community and parish for the thousands of East Bay Armenians for almost 100 years. To ...

SF’s Free Fall 2023 Outdoor Film Fest at Proxy (Sept. 29-Oct. 27)
SF's Free Fall 2023 Outdoor Film Fest at Proxy (Sept. 29-Oct. 27)

As Fall approaches, it’s time to return to the FREE films at PROXY! This Fall season’s films examine different and diverse topics and are sure to make you laugh, cry, and ponder some of today’s most challenging issues. The five films share a mix of ...Every Friday

37th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition Opening Night Party
Friday, October 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free - no-host bar raises funds for the Emeryville Youth Art Program
| Public Market Emeryville
37th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition Opening Night Party
37th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition Opening Night Party Celebrate art and artists in Emeryville. Meet the artists and get the first look at the artwork on display in the 37th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition, a juried show of 126 artists and craftspeople who live or work in Emeryville. ...
7:00 pm“Deep Cut Comedy” Live Stand Up at Fish & Farm (SF)  FREE
San Francisco Bike Party (First Fridays)
Friday, October 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
San Francisco Bike Party (First Fridays)

San Francisco Bike Party  (not to be confused with Critical Mass) is a monthly celebration of biking for riders of different ages, types, and skill levels to enjoy. Every month is a different theme and you’re encouraged to dress up. San Francisco Bike Party is held on ...Monthly

8:00 pmSummer Movie in the Park: “The Super Mario Bros. Movie” | Orinda  FREE
Hella Emo Halloween (SF)
Friday, October 6 – 9:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 - $12
| The Cat Club
Hella Emo Halloween (SF)
It’s time get Sad and Spooky! Hella Emo SF is here to kick off your October right with an epic night of Emo goodness. Join us as we return to the legendary Cat Club in San Francisco’s SOMA District featuring two rooms, two fully stocked bars, go-go ...
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