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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

Sunday, September 1

“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, September 1 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE
"Return of the Cypher" Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room

Monday, September 2

Labor Day Parking Rules in SF | How Not to Get a Ticket Labor Day Parking Rules in SF | How Not to Get a Ticket

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 …

Free Labor Day Monday Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Monday, September 2 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Free Labor Day Monday Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park

Tuesday, September 3

Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch
Tuesday, September 3 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE
Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch
“People in Plazas” Free Surf Music Outdoor Concert | SF
Tuesday, September 3 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE
"People in Plazas" Free Surf Music Outdoor Concert | SF

Wednesday, September 4

Thursday, September 5

Friday, September 6

Saturday, September 7

Free Guided Trail & Nature Walk | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, September 7 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE

Sunday, September 8

“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, September 8 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE
"Return of the Cypher" Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room

Tuesday, September 10

Oakland’s Free “AMP” Street Music Festival | Every Tue-Thu
Tuesday, September 10 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Oakland's Free "AMP" Street Music Festival | Every Tue-Thu

Wednesday, September 11

Free Rooftop Indie Rock Concert at Salesforce Park | SF
Wednesday, September 11 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Free Rooftop Indie Rock Concert at Salesforce Park | SF

Thursday, September 12

Friday, September 13

Salesforce Park’s Rooftop Salsa Dance Party | Second Fridays
Friday, September 13 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Salesforce Park's Rooftop Salsa Dance Party | Second Fridays