Articles by Johnny Funcheap
Johnny is a self-described cheap-aholic who hunts down the free-er side of San Francisco. He loves street fairs, free concerts in the park, and anywhere that offers free food. Johnny has been featured on KQED's Forum, CBS's Eye on the Bay and is a contributor to the San Francisco Bay Guardian, KFOG and KGO 810 AM. Johnny is the founder of FunCheapSF.com
Monday, August 26
Join us at a special private sneak preview screening of the new time-traveling thriller “Don’t Let Go.” Opens August 30, 2019.
We’ll be giving away 25 pair of guaranteed tickets to this exclusive private screening.
You must check in no later than 6:30 pm for guaranteed seating. …
After a few months off due to the construction turning Brewcade into The Detour, we welcome back “Super Smash Bros. Mondays” to our weekly lineup of free events.
Tuesday, August 27
Wednesday, August 28
Thursday, August 29
A historic venue reborn in downtown SF, Fifth Arrow is a charming restaurant, cocktail lounge and gaming parlor. Complete with three bowling lanes, they boast a surprisingly tasty menu of grass-fed sliders, seasonal salads and pizzas with hand-pulled mozzarella and a daily fresh naturally leavened sourdough crust. Fifth Arrow is located just …
Get ready for three different outdoor simultaneous concerts in the San Francisco- Brass Over Bridges at 303 2nd St., Samba at 2nd and Stevenson and Cuban at 333 Market St. all part of the summer-long People in Plazas free music festival.
Saturday, August 31
Sunday, September 1
Whether the economy is strong or sour, most of the museums in San Francisco and the Bay Area throw their doors open once a month to allow free admission to all comers.
Generally on the first Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday of each month, these free days …
Monday, September 2
If you’ve got a car in San Francisco, in addition to crazy high gas prices, you also have to worry about the insanely complex, nearly impossible to decipher conflicting parking signs and rules.
Thankfully on Labor Day, the city of San Francisco is going to reward …