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Tuesday, February 19

Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week “Bohemian Rhapsody” | Castro
Tuesday, February 19 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Bring cash for food and drink purchase.
| Finn Town Tavern
Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week "Bohemian Rhapsody" | 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 ...

The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s
Tuesday, February 19 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
| Bender's Bar & Grill
The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender's

Mmm… tasty, smelly, stinky cheese. Bender’s hosts their monthly meeting of The Stinky Cheese Club. Bring in some cheese, crackers, fruit, veggies, etc…  (make it something impressive, not just the cheapest thing you got at Safeway) and get a free ice cold can of PBR ...Monthly

Free Margaritas & Taco Tuesdays | Francisca’s
Tuesday, February 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Come in between 6 pm and 10 pm and get margaritas with no obligation.
| Francisca's
Free Margaritas & Taco Tuesdays | Francisca's

The CapriFun Bar and Francisca’s are following up their on their two successful Taco Tuesdays with free margaritas every Tuesday. There will also be 2-for-1 drink specials, Taco platters, pepitos and Venezuelan arepas. They are extremely proud to bring this tasteful event to the neck ...Every Tuesday

“Udder Hilarity” Free Comedy Show | Hollow Cow
Tuesday, February 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP to guarantee a seat
| Hollow Cow
"Udder Hilarity" Free Comedy Show | Hollow Cow

Come see a comedy show at the intimate back patio of Hollow Cow every Tuesday featuring some of San Francisco’s finest comics who have performed at Cobb’s, Punchline, Sketchfest, and even have been nominated for an Emmy. If you’re hungry, the bar serves food as well. Udder Hilarity at Hollow Cow ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, February 20

“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza
Wednesday, February 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza
"Biblio Bistro" Farmers' Market Cooking School | UN Plaza

Wondering how to prepare the beautiful produce that our local farmers are growing and selling at the Farmers Market? Come check out a live demonstration of how to sauté a featured vegetable at the Heart of the City Farmers Market with Biblio Bistro, the Library’s mobile ...Monthly

Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week “The Favourite” | Castro
Wednesday, February 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Bring cash for food and drink purchase.
| Finn Town Tavern
Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week "The Favourite" | 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 ...

East Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland
Wednesday, February 20 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
| Lost & Found
East Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland

East Bay Green Drinks, started in 2000, and is a monthly community and networking event for people involved in sustainable business, environmental and social causes, local and organic food, green architecture and design, media, communications, education, construction, clean energy and more. Free, but RSVP is ...Monthly

Free Malthouse Tour: 22 Admrial Malt-Brewed Beers | Alameda
Wednesday, February 20 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Admiral Maltings
Free Malthouse Tour: 22 Admrial Malt-Brewed Beers | Alameda

Come on Wednesdays (and now, Saturdays and Sundays) for free tours of the malthouse. Learn the story of malt and its foundational role in beer. Discover the connection between farmer, maltster and brewer (or distiller) and find out what makes Admiral’s California-grown, floor-malted barley so ...Every Wednesday

Thursday, February 21

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 ...

Make: Divine Ammunition | Dogpatch
Thursday, February 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $8*
*Free with admission. Admission: Adults $8.00, Students/Senior $6.00.
| Museum of Craft and Design
Make: Divine Ammunition | Dogpatch

Design your night at Make. On the third Thursday of each month, collaborate with artists and makers, explore unique themes and rethink materials through creative design projects.  Enjoy hands-on art activities and crafts, artist-led happy hours, films, tours, performances and much more. Each month features ...Monthly

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 ...

Friday, February 22

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 ...

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, February 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Devil's Canyon Brewing Company
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos

Enjoy a family friendly, admission-free evening of live music, rotating food trucks and an award winning selection of sustainable handcrafted beer and root beer. There’s free admission, two live bands, and three food trucks. Kids and well behaved dogs are welcome. One dollar from each ...Monthly

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, February 22 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
| Sightglass Coffee
Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa

, join Sightglass Coffee at their 7th Street training lab for good conversation, tasty coffees, and warm fuzzy feelings. Sightglass Coffee Cupping Every Friday | 3 pm Sightglass Coffee, 270 7th Street, SF FREE, but an RSVP is required Cupping is a powerful tool for evaluating coffees ...Every Friday

Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland

Get your Oakland groove on at Friday Nights @ OMCA – a weekly free outdoor experience with food trucks and music. This is a great community gathering that is most vibrant during March-November when the garden and terraces are open as well as during certain ...Every Friday

DoTheBay + Greenrush Present: Pre-Festival Cannabis Happy Hour | SF
Friday, February 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. 21+ Event. Bring cash for purchase.
| Hotel Kabuki
DoTheBay + Greenrush Present: Pre-Festival Cannabis Happy Hour | SF
Join Noise Pop Festival, DoTheBay, and greenRush (the easiest way to buy weed) for the second Cannabis Happy Hour at Hotel Kabuki. Get ready for DJs spinning, on-site cannabis delivery, exclusive discounts and deals, complimentary gourmet munchies. Entry is free with RSVP. Must be 21+.
San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, February 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.

Join the SF Beard and Mustache Club for a monthly gathering at Zeitgeist at 7 pm every last Friday of the month. If you have a beard or mustache, if you like beards and mustaches, or if you want a beard or mustache, then by all means ...Monthly

Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF
Friday, February 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
| Alley Cat Books
Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF

Don’t spend yer Friday sittin’ at home, chewin’ tobacco all on yer lonesome. C’mon down to the ole book place; bring yer dancin’ legs. Alley Cat Bookstore and Gallery will be hosting the Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance from 7-9 pm every 4th Friday night. All dances are ...Monthly

Win Tix: Grace Cathedral’s Evening “Daybreaker” Dance Party | SF
Friday, February 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$45 Yoga + Party / $25 Dance Party
| Grace Cathedral
Daybreaker is back at Grace Cathedral and our next event is a sober evening dance party on Friday, Feb 22nd. This month’s theme is “One Love” so throw on your fave red outfit and let’s boogie. We also have the amazing Janet Stone teaching yoga. So ...
“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Wine & Popcorn | Oakland
"Comedy Soup": Music, Comedy, Free Wine & Popcorn | Oakland

Comedy Soup is Oakland’s DIY comedy show that features a lineup of some of the Bay Area’s best comedians, a new musical act every month, and a hearty helping of free popcorn and wine will be served for every audience member. Free with an RSVP to soupcomedyrsvp@gmail.com, Suggested ...Monthly

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

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. RSVP on Facebook (Click “Going”) to enter to win a $100 spree. Winner announced Friday. Monthly

Pop-up Boozy Brunch w/ Free Bottomless Mimosas | Francisca’s
Saturday, February 23 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Francisca's
Pop-up Boozy Brunch w/ Free Bottomless 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 bottomless mimosas to everyone at their weekly CapriFun pop-up brunch. Every Saturday and Sunday, Caprifun provides some live music and ...

SF City Workers Stand Up Against Racism | New Valencia Hall
Saturday, February 23 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donation required
| New Valencia Hall
SF City Workers Stand Up Against Racism | New Valencia Hall
San Francisco city workers are organizing against daily racist and sexist harassment on the job, dangerous working environments, and abusive conditions faced by long term at-will employees. This multi-racial panel features city employees who are building a movement to end these practices that endanger workers ...
RBHworks Brewery Takeover: Good Beer & Free Art Show | Benicia
Saturday, February 23 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Bruehol Brewing
RBHworks Brewery Takeover: Good Beer & Free Art Show | Benicia
Come down to our first stop for the new (and free) craft brewery, art show tour. Located in the east bay at Bruehol Brewing (4828 E 2nd Street, Benicia CA 94510) There will be craft beer for sale and a food truck onsite if you ...
Lunar New Year Cooking Demo w/ Chef Martin Yan | Macy’s Union Square
Saturday, February 23 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP on website
| Macy's (Union Square)
Lunar New Year Cooking Demo w/ Chef Martin Yan | Macy's Union Square
Macy’s celebrates the Year of the Pig. Join us for a Lunar New Year-inspired cooking demo with renowned Chef Martin Yan and Executive Chef Tony Wu of M .Y. China. Chef Yan will be sharing tips and tricks while serving up samples for you to try ...
Polkapalooza: Live Music & Beer Hall Games | Schroeder’s
Saturday, February 23 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP via Facebook / Bring cash for food and drinks
| Schroeder's Restaurant
Polkapalooza: Live Music & Beer Hall Games | Schroeder's
Dust off those lederhosen and put on your dancing shoes as Polkalicious returns for our annual Polkapalooza party. Bring your “A-Game” and partake in beer hall games to take home prizes. Enjoy our Prime Rib Dinner Special and Happy Hour All Night.

Sunday, February 24

38th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off: Professional Teams | Santa Cruz Boardwalk
Sunday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission; $10 Tasting Kits
| Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
38th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off: Professional 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 | 2019
Sunday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: $4*
*$4 online / $7 at the gate - includes free parking
| Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
TreasureFest: Outdoor "Mardi Gras" Festival | 2019

Join us Feb 23rd & 24th for the First TreasureFest of 2019 as we celebrate “Mardi Gras” in the Bay Area. RSVP on Facebook (Click “Going”) to enter to win a $100 spree. Winner announced Friday. Monthly