TreasureFest is Back for 2019
Fairs & Festivals
TreasureFest is Back for 2019
SF's biggest monthly outdoor festival returns Feb. 23-24 for Mardi Gras
SF's Chinese New Year Parade
Celebrations
SF's Chinese New Year Parade
SF's massive parade returns on 2/23, the largest celebration of its kind outside of Asia.
Check Out SF's Brand New Trail in Golden Gate Park
City Insight
Check Out SF's Brand New Trail in Golden Gate Park
Walk through beautiful ancient Oak Woodlands on the Bay Area Ridge Trail

Thursday, February 21

Asian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF
Asian Art Museum's $10 Thursday Nights | SF

The Asian Art Museum is back on Valentine’s Day February 14 through August 29, 2019. The museum will be open until 9 pm on Thursdays and general admission is just $10. You can spend an evening in their beautiful building enjoying the galleries, fun talks, ...Every Thursday

Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week “A Star is Born” | Castro
Thursday, February 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Bring cash for food and drink purchase.
| Finn Town Tavern
Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week "A Star is Born" | Castro

Check out some of this year’s Oscar-nominated movies at Finn Town during happy hour. Come join the plush theater and catch up on some of this year’s nominees with happy hour drink and food specials. Various bites and regular dinner menu available as well. Editor’s note ...

Lunar New Year NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, February 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
Lunar New Year NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Kick off the Year of the Pig with lion dancers, masked performers, martial arts and pigs.
Exploratorium After Dark: In A Flash | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: In A Flash | Pier 15
Once a puff of smoke and, more recently, a silent, blinding blast of light, the flash is key to the process of taking pictures. As part of an evening of photography-based programs, come to Everything Matters and learn more about what makes the flash flash—the ...
Anchor Brewing’s Oscars Trivia Night | SF
Thursday, February 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Anchor Public Taps
Anchor Brewing's Oscars Trivia Night | SF
Are you a cinema geek? Love all things film and Oscars? Grab your movie buff friends and head to Public Taps for The Oscars Trivia Night. In between rounds, grab a beer and debate who you think will be taking home the awards at the 2019 ...
“Unusual Thursday” Pub Story: Interactive Game & Free Beer | SF
Thursday, February 21 – 7:45 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, with an RSVP
| Bond Bar
“Unusual Thursday” Pub Story: Interactive Game & Free Beer | SF

Pub Story will make you meet new people and take you to new adventures. 60.000 people took the challenge. Will you? Pub Story turns every Thursday into something truly unusual. They call it a new and brave kind of entertainment. It’s a game. It’s social. ...Every Thursday

“Tindervention” Stand Up Comedy & Tinder Horror Stories | Cobbs
Thursday, February 21 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP or $20 at the Door
| Cobb's Comedy Club
"Tindervention" Stand Up Comedy & Tinder Horror Stories | Cobbs

Everyone has been on a Tinder or Bumble Date and by the end of the date thought “I Should’ve Swiped Left!” Come to Tindervention to hear some of the funniest Tinder Horror Stories and some Bumble Crumble tales from SF’s Top Comedians. Not to mention ...

Friday, February 22

Stockton Street Re-opens After 7 Years | SF
Friday, February 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Lower Stockton Street
Stockton Street Re-opens After 7 Years | SF
Starting Friday, February 22, 2019, Stockton Street between Geary and Ellis will be reopened to traffic after being closed due to construction on the Central Subway since 2012. This street segment runs essentially from Union Square to Market Street — directly above the new subway’s biggest ...
SF’s Brand New Trail in Golden Gate Park | Bay Area Ridge Trail
Friday, February 22 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required for Opening & Dedication. Free to just walk the trail
| Phil Arnold Trail (Golden Gate Park)
SF's Brand New Trail in Golden Gate Park | Bay Area Ridge Trail
The newest section of the Bay Area Ridge Trail has just been renovated and winds its way through the beautiful ancient Oak Woodlands in the North-East corner of Golden Gate Park. Join in Friday, February 22, 2019, beginning at 10 am, for an opening celebration and dedication for ...
San Francisco $1 Food Festival: South Beach | Final Day
Friday, February 22 – All Day | Cost: $1 | South Beach, San Francisco
San Francisco $1 Food Festival: South Beach | Final Day

Ritual (ritual.co) is running a $1 Food Festival in South Beach beginning Monday, February 11, 2019. Ritual is a consumer app and web platform that enables customers to order ahead and skip the line at their favorite restaurants in their local neighborhood. Not only do ...

Win Tix: Yoga Garden Dream Giveaway | SF
Friday, February 22 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Yoga Garden SF
Join the 2019 Yoga Garden Dream Giveaway and win a free 200-hour teacher training and everything you’d need to deepen your practice and transform your life in style. > Get your Yoga Garden Dream Giveaway – Approx. Value of $3,470 One lucky winner will get a Grand prize that ...
Free Talk: Alcatraz in Hollywood Movies | JCCSF
Friday, February 22 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP on website
| Jewish Community Center of SF
Free Talk: Alcatraz in Hollywood Movies | JCCSF
Learn how the Bay Area’s beloved prison and sightseeing destination has been portrayed on screen with author Jim Van Buskirk. Alcatraz opened as a federal prison in 1934, kicking off its career in the movies. From Alcatraz Island to Birdman of Alcatraz, Hollywood has depicted life ...
Noise Pop Festival Pre-Party & Cannabis Happy Hour | SF
Friday, February 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. 21+ Event. Bring cash for purchases.
| Hotel Kabuki
Noise Pop Festival Pre-Party & Cannabis Happy Hour | SF
Join Noise Pop Festival, DoTheBay, and greenRush for the second Cannabis Happy Hour at Hotel Kabuki. Get ready for DJs spinning, on-site cannabis delivery, exclusive discounts and deals, a 420-friendly outdoor garden and complimentary gourmet munchies (while supplies last). Plus meet the people behind Papa & Barkley, Level, Heavy Hitters, Kushy ...
Rare Free Andy Warhol Art Show: Opening Reception | Fort Mason
Friday, February 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SFAI Fort Mason
Rare Free Andy Warhol Art Show: Opening Reception | Fort Mason

From the Tower is an exhibition series that explores artworks, images, objects, and stories living within the archives of the San Francisco Art Institute. For its inaugural exhibition, SFAI is proud to exhibit a series of polaroids, black and white photographs, and screenprints generously donated ...

“But I Love the Zine!” Doc Screening & Panel Discussion | Oakland
Friday, February 22 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Classic Cars West
“But I Love the Zine!” Doc Screening & Panel Discussion | Oakland
This video reveals the resurgent San Francisco Bay Area culture of zines – artistic publications that are self-made, accessible, intentionally tactile and NOT the Internet. Meet remarkable zine authors in their studios, a major art museum curator, and avid zine festival goers and promoters. Fiona ...
“I Too Sing America” A One Man Musical about History & Healing | Oakland
Friday, February 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are appreciated
| Altenheim Senior Housing
"I Too Sing America" A One Man Musical about History & Healing | Oakland
The Altenheim Community Service Office & TuBeNu Cultural Productions presents “I Too Sing America”. This Historical One Man Musical by Bryant B. Bolling. M.A. is a learning tool for All who sees. It’s designed to heal the Traumatic effect of Post Traumatic Slavery Syndrome, “I Too ...
SF Chamber Orchestra Concert: “A Night at the Opera” | SF
Friday, February 22 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but seating is first come, first served
| Herbst Theatre
SF Chamber Orchestra Concert: "A Night at the Opera" | SF
Forging new territory, your favorite chamber orchestra will incorporate in its season a performance of the Baroque opera Acis and Galatea. Handel’s enduring setting is a tale of the love between Galatea, a semi-divine nymph, and Acis, a simple shepherd, and its disruption by the cyclops Polyphemus. ...
Dilla Day 2019 Hip Hop Celebration | Great Northern
Friday, February 22 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 11 pm, but an RSVP is required. 21+
| The Great Northern
Dilla Day 2019 Hip Hop Celebration | Great Northern
Stop by The Great Northern on February 22, 2019 for a celebration of all things J Dilla, “one of the music industry’s most influential hip-hop artists, working with big-name acts including A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, Busta Rhymes, Erykah Badu, MF Doom, The ...

Saturday, February 23

2019 “Dash and Splash”: Freezing Plunge in Wacky Costumes | SF
Saturday, February 23 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch. Must raise a minimum of $125 to participate.
| Aquatic Park
2019 "Dash and Splash": Freezing Plunge in Wacky Costumes | SF
Delight at watching other people freeze their tail ends off as they take a plunge for a good cause in Aquatic Park for the Dash and Splash, a benefit the Special Olympics of Northern California. Unlike the Escape From Alcatraz triathlon, these nearly 1,000 brave souls ...
2019 Civil War Living History Day | SF
Saturday, February 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Point
2019 Civil War Living History Day | SF
Experience first-hand the momentous era of the American Civil War from live re-enactors through infantry and artillery demonstrations, medicine in the 1800s, music, Victorian dance and exhibits displaying the lives of men, women, and children of days past. Civil War Living History Day Saturday, February 23, 2019 ...
2019 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF
Saturday, February 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Portsmouth Square
2019 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Chinatown. The Chinatown Community Street Fair takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Parade. At the fair, experience Chinese cultural arts such as Chinese folk dancing, opera, drumming and much more at the entertainment stage on Washington ...

“The Art of Living Black” Art Fair: Saturday | Oakland
Saturday, February 23 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Jingletown Art Studios
"The Art of Living Black" Art Fair: Saturday | Oakland

The 23rd annual “The Art of Living Black” Jingletown Art Studios feature Bay Area artists of African descent and are taking place from 10 am to 6 pm on February 23-24 & March 2-3 2019. This exciting group art exhibition provides a unique opportunity for attendees to meet ...

38th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off: Amateur Teams | Santa Cruz Boardwalk
Saturday, February 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission; $10 Tasting Kits.
| Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
38th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off: Amateur Teams | Santa Cruz Boardwalk

Join the delicious festivities as amateur and professional chefs prepare their finest clam chowder recipes along the Boardwalk. Teams compete in the friendly competition, hoping to win prizes and bragging rights for Best Clam Chowder in the country’s largest and longest-running clam chowder competition. Awards ...

TreasureFest: Outdoor “Mardi Gras” Festival | February 23-24
Saturday, February 23 – All Day | Cost: $4*
*$4 online / $7 at the gate - includes free parking
| Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
TreasureFest: Outdoor "Mardi Gras" Festival | February 23-24

Join us Feb 23rd & 24th for the First TreasureFest of 2019 as we celebrate “Mardi Gras” in the Bay Area. Tickets at the gate are $7, or you can get $4 pre-sale tickets online until Friday at 11:59pm. What’s going on at TreasureFest this weekend? New ...Monthly

CapriFun Boozy Brunch & Free Mimosas | Francisca’s
Saturday, February 23 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Francisca's
CapriFun Boozy Brunch & Free Mimosas | Francisca’s

CapriFun is out of the park on these cold rainy days. They are giving back to the people, while hosting brunch indoors and giving free mimosas to everyone at their weekly CapriFun pop-up brunch. Every Saturday and Sunday, Caprifun provides some live music and DJs ...

Year of the Pig: CHSA Chinese New Year’s Celebration | Chinatown
Saturday, February 23 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | CHSA Museum
Year of the Pig: CHSA Chinese New Year’s Celebration | Chinatown

Join the Chinese Historical Society of America before the Chinese New Year Parade for a full day of programs to welcome the Year of the Pig. 2019 Chinese Spring Festival Saturday, February 23, 2019 | 11 am to 4 pm CHSA Museum, 965 Clay Street, ...

East Bay Resiliency Fair & Repair Cafe | Berkeley
Saturday, February 23 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Berkeley Adult School
East Bay Resiliency Fair & Repair Cafe | Berkeley
Learn about emergency preparedness, personal health & well-being, how to fix things & reduce waste, get to 100% renewable energy, grow & share food, help our natural habitat thrive, activities for kids, plus so much more at the Resiliency Fair and Repair Café. Don’t send your ...
Northwestern Loop: From “Inside” to Outside Lands & Back Bike Tour | SF
Saturday, February 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Northwestern Loop: From "Inside" to Outside Lands & Back Bike Tour | SF
Led by Shaping San Francisco, all rides visit at least a half dozen branch libraries and their displays of the San Francisco Model. To reach these various parts of the City requires crossing ridges and valleys—sometimes more steep, sometimes less so. Difficulty Level: Moderate Main, 100 Larkin ...
The Art Of Living Black 2019 Exhibit | Berkeley
Saturday, February 23 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Shanice Kiel Gallery
The Art Of Living Black 2019 Exhibit | Berkeley

The Shanice Kiel Gallery is excited to collaborate with The Art Of Living Black (TAOLB) to celebrate its 23rd year of presenting artworks by regional artists of African descent. The artists that will be on display at the Shanice Kiel Gallery are Jimi Evins and ...

2019 Noise Pop Festival Merch Pop Up Party: DJ Sets & Free Drinks | SF
Saturday, February 23 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | FAZE Apparel
2019 Noise Pop Festival Merch Pop Up Party: DJ Sets & Free Drinks | SF
Come celebrate independent spirit with a Noise Pop Festival and FAZE Apparel day party. Ring in Noise Pop Festival 2019 by previewing this year’s brand new merch items and commemorating past Noise Pop Festival artifacts, all while enjoying complimentary beverages and DJ sets by Drew Banga and ...