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Sunday, December 26

SF’s HellaDesi Comedy Night (Every Sunday)
SF's HellaDesi Comedy Night (Every Sunday)

It’s San Francisco’s only weekly HellaDesi Comedy Night at a great new comedy club at Neck of the Woods with HellaFunny and Funcheap. See a showcase of some of the Bay Area’s top comedians of Indian, Pakistani, Sri Lankan, Bangladeshi, Afghani, and South Asian descent. Let’s celebrate ...Every Sunday

Secret Xmas Guest List: Cobb’s Free Comedy Nights (Dec. 36)
Secret Xmas Guest List: Cobb’s Free Comedy Nights (Dec. 36)

Funcheap and HellaFunny take over Cobb’s Comedy Club for an awesome night of comedy at SF’s biggest comedy club. And you can get on our secret guest list. Every month we handpick some of SF’s top local comedians to showcase for you – often with credits ...

Free Union Square Ice Skating Lessons: Every Weekend (2021-22)
Free Union Square Ice Skating Lessons: Every Weekend (2021-22)

Don’t know how to skate? Kaiser Permanente is inviting beginner skaters to the Safeway Holiday Ice Rink in Union Square to come learn from professional skate instructors every weekend. Lessons are free (including skate rental) to those who sign up in advance, thanks to Kaiser ...Every Saturday

“Lindy in the Park” Swing Dance Party (Golden Gate Park)
Sunday, December 26 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting (rain cancels)
| JFK Drive Lindy Hop Spot
"Lindy in the Park" Swing Dance Party (Golden Gate Park)

Get ready to swing in Golden Gate Park every sunny Sunday at “Lindy in the Park,” a weekly free event near the de Young Museum, when the streets of Golden Gate Park are closed to traffic and the dancers take over. This in person event resumed ...Every Sunday

Ghirardelli Square’s 2021 Christmas Tree Stroll (Final Day)
Sunday, December 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Ghirardelli Square
Ghirardelli Square's 2021 Christmas Tree Stroll (Final Day)

Join us for a festive Holiday Market presented by Artists & Fleas and a self-guided Christmas Tree Stroll with trees decorated by the talented students at the Academy of Art. Linger in the square until sundown to catch our holiday lights for the first time ...

Monday, December 27

SF Arcade Bar “Emporium” Free Game Token Night (Every Monday)
Monday, December 27 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*4 free game token if you show your California ID
| Emporium SF
SF Arcade Bar "Emporium" Free Game Token Night (Every Monday)

Emporium Arcade Bar San Francisco, the dynamic venue known for its classic arcade games, colorful, fun-loving atmosphere, and renowned drink menu, now offers four free game tokens for residents with a valid California I.D. during locals’ night every Monday. Emporium Arcade Bar offers guests a ...Every Monday

“Motown On Mondays” DJ Night (Madrone Art Bar)
Monday, December 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 8pm; $5 after
| Madrone Art Bar
"Motown On Mondays" DJ Night (Madrone Art Bar)

at Madrone, dance the night away with hosts DJ Gordo Cabeza and guest DJS spinning originals, exclusive remixes, and close relatives of your favorite Motown songs during M.O.M. Motown on Mondays. Motown on Mondays Every Monday | 7 pm to 2 am Madrone ...Every Monday

“The Monday Night Band” Live at Tupelo (North Beach)
Monday, December 27 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Tupelo
"The Monday Night Band" Live at Tupelo (North Beach)

The Monday Night Band is a San Francisco based funk, r&b, soul, and Top 40’s band.  Over the years we’ve had the pleasure of supporting the Bay Area’s best vocalists and instrumentalists, all the while creating and enjoying musical and personal chemistry amongst house band ...Every Monday

Tuesday, December 28

“Taco Tuesday” $1 Taco Night (Oakland)
Tuesday, December 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No Cover or Ticket Cost for Taco Tuesday
"Taco Tuesday" $1 Taco Night (Oakland)

Tuesday – Friday – Special Discounted Happy Hour Prices 4pm-7pm plus specials below. Tuesdays Casamigos Taco Tuesdays $1 Tacos 6 pm – 10 pm $6 Casamigos Shots $10 Casamigos Margaritas Please note that the website has a very different Tuesday deal listed from their Facebook ($1 ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, December 29

Secret NYE Week Guest List: Cobb’s Free Winter Comedy Nights (Dec. 29)
Secret NYE Week Guest List: Cobb’s Free Winter Comedy Nights (Dec. 29)

Funcheap and HellaFunny take over Cobb’s Comedy Club for an awesome night of comedy at SF’s biggest comedy club. And you can get on our secret guest list. Every month we handpick some of SF’s top local comedians to showcase for you – often with credits ...

“HellaSecret” SF Outdoor Comedy Night & Secret Beer Garden (Marina)
"HellaSecret" SF Outdoor Comedy Night & Secret Beer Garden (Marina)

We’ve got a new covered secret beer garden to introduce you to for HellaSecret – a new series of pop-up live outdoor 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 ...Every Wednesday

Free Admission Hour “Japanese Tea Garden” at GG Park
Free Admission Hour "Japanese Tea Garden" at GG Park

Still Open / SHELTER IN PLACE UPDATE: 12/7/20 –  Outdoor gardens are specifically allowed and exempt from closures in the Shelter-in-Place order from December 6 to January 4. “Outdoor botanical gardens and historic sites may remain open” – We confirmed with the SF’s parks department ...Every Wednesday

Brewery Trivia Night (Vallejo)
Wednesday, December 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Enjoy Trivia and have a beer!
| 701 Escobar St, STE C, Martinez CA
Brewery Trivia Night (Vallejo)

Enjoy trivia night, have a beer, and win prizes!Every Wednesday

Zeitgeist’s Free Outdoor Concert Night (Every Wednesday)
Wednesday, December 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
Zeitgeist's Free Outdoor Concert Night (Every Wednesday)

Heyo, come out each Wednesday from 7 pm – 9 pm at Zeitgeist for free Live Music in our beer garden. Each week, we feature different local Bay Area bands from Bluegrass, Blues, Country and Soul music genres. Check out our events page for more ...Every Wednesday

Thursday, December 30

$15 Tix: SF’s Immersive Art Show “teamLab Continuity” (Asian Art Museum)
Thursday, December 30 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Weekday tickets are $20. Weekend tickets are $25. Thursday evening tickets are $15
| Asian Art Museum
$15 Tix: SF's Immersive Art Show "teamLab Continuity" (Asian Art Museum)

Plan ahead for the holidays. This is your final chance to see one of SF’s most engaging and inspiriting immersive art experiences. The Asian Art Museum just announced their final block of tickets for teamLab: Continuity goes on sale today, October 21, 2021. Step into ...

16th & Mission Open Mic (w/out a mic)
Thursday, December 30 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Absolutely free for all!
| San Francisco
16th & Mission Open Mic (w/out a mic)

For 18 years, this outdoor “open mic-without-a-mic” has welcomed poets, musicians, emcees, comedy, and everything in between. In the best of San Francisco tradition, everyone is welcome, all forms of expression, in any language. On the southwest streetcorner by the BART station, amidst the pigeons, ...Every Thursday

Friday, December 31

Fyah Fridays: Dancehall / Reggaeton / Afrobeat Night (SF)
Friday, December 31 – 10:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 11pm with RSVP
| Neck of The Woods
Fyah Fridays: Dancehall / Reggaeton / Afrobeat Night (SF)

“Fyah Fridays” is San Francisco’s newest Dancehall/Reggaeton dance party. Come see the Bay Area’s own DJ Natural (Emporium, Double Dutch, The Grand) spins your favorite Reggaeton – Dancehall – Afrobeat jams all night! Fyah Fridays: Dancehall / Reggaeton / Afrobeat Night Friday Nights at 10:30p Neck of the ...Every Friday

Japan’s Stunning “Dandelion Project” Immersive Light Show (NYE)
Friday, December 31 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Limited to 15 people at a time. Masks required
| Japan Center Malls (Near Mochill Mochi Donuts)
Japan's Stunning "Dandelion Project" Immersive Light Show (NYE)

A brand new immersive light art experience is coming to San Francisco’s Japantown for an 8 week limited run this winter. The Japantown Community Benefit District in partnership with Ryotaro Muramatsu and NAKED, Inc. is excited to present the U.S. premier of the Dandelion Project ...

“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

New Year’s Eve at San Jose’s 2021 “Christmas in the Park”
Friday, December 31 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Plaza de Cesar Chavez
New Year's Eve at San Jose's 2021 "Christmas in the Park"

Since the early 1950’s when the display was originally set-up on the front lawn of the Lima Family Mortuary through it’s placement on the front lawn of City Hall during the 1970’s and where it has been since 1980, in downtown San Jose’s Plaza de ...

Final Night: SF’s Spectacular Upside Down 50-Foot Crystal Tree (2021)
Friday, December 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Westfield San Francisco Centre
Final Night: SF's Spectacular Upside Down 50-Foot Crystal Tree (2021)

Westfield Centre is bringing back their famous upside down Christmas tree for 2021 The famous Inverted Christmas Tree is back for the holidays on Level 4 Under The Dome.  It is the perfect picture opportunity in the shopping center while you shop. See it shine from ...

$1 Drink Fridays: “Battle of the Decades” DJ Party (North Beach)
Friday, December 31 – 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

Saturday, January 1

No Scrubs: ’90s Hip Hop and R&B Night (SF)
No Scrubs: '90s Hip Hop and R&B Night (SF)

After 16 months we are back! From TLC, to the Fresh Prince, to Kid ‘N Play to Usher We’re taking over San Francisco’s Neck of the Woods, which is reopening for the first time since early 2020 and has just been extensively renovated with a ...Every Saturday

“The Market” New Farmers Market at Parkmerced (SF)
Saturday, January 1 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | 16 Juan Bautista Circle San Francisco, CA 94132
"The Market" New Farmers Market at Parkmerced (SF)

At the JUAN BAUTISTA CIRCLE (JBC), the Central Park area in the Parkmerced Complex. Come out to the newest farmers’ market in town. Today we welcome Two of San Francisco’s favorite food trucks, Bacon Bacon and Zumix. See more info on them at our Vendor ...Every Saturday

Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)
Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)

, the de Young offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to Bay Area residents. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require the full admission price. Saturdays feature engaging art experiences for the entire family, ...Every Saturday

“Sip & Shop” First Saturdays at Speakeasy Brewery (SF)
Saturday, January 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE Outdoor Family & Fur Baby Friendly Events
| Speakeasy Brewery
"Sip & Shop" First Saturdays at Speakeasy Brewery (SF)

Sip & Shop First Saturdays at Speakeasy 1195 Evans Ave San Francisco 94124 Noon – 7pm Join us the first Saturday of every month at Speakeasy Brewery for hella good food, ice cold drinks, sweets & treats, plus treat yo’ self to new merch from ...Monthly

New Year’s Day at San Jose’s 2021 “Christmas in the Park”
Saturday, January 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Plaza de Cesar Chavez
New Year's Day at San Jose's 2021 "Christmas in the Park"

Since the early 1950’s when the display was originally set-up on the front lawn of the Lima Family Mortuary through it’s placement on the front lawn of City Hall during the 1970’s and where it has been since 1980, in downtown San Jose’s Plaza de ...

San Jose’s 2021 “Christmas in the Park” (Final Day)
Saturday, January 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Plaza de Cesar Chavez
San Jose's 2021 "Christmas in the Park" (Final Day)

Since the early 1950’s when the display was originally set-up on the front lawn of the Lima Family Mortuary through it’s placement on the front lawn of City Hall during the 1970’s and where it has been since 1980, in downtown San Jose’s Plaza de ...

SF’s New Year’s Day 2022 Polar Bear Ice Skate (Union Square)
Saturday, January 1 – 2:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch, but normal fees apply to skate.
| Union Square Park
SF's New Year's Day 2022 Polar Bear Ice Skate (Union Square)
The Safeway Holiday Ice Rink in Union Square welcomes skaters of all ages to the return of San Francisco’s take on the popular Canadian tradition. In this version, ice skaters are encouraged to put on their bathing suit, grab their shades and “take the plunge” ...
“Blinky’s” Drive-Thru Holiday Light Show in San Jose (New Year’s Day)
Saturday, January 1 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $30*
*$30 per car
| Lake Cunningham Park
"Blinky's" Drive-Thru Holiday Light Show in San Jose (New Year's Day)

Christmas in the Park presents Blinky’s Illuminated Holiday – a “mile of smiles” drive-thru adventure of synchronized lights in front of Raging Waters at Lake Cunningham Park in San Jose. With 12 themed areas, this is a one of a kind experience in the Bay ...