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Friday, January 17

2020 Concord Comfort Food Restaurant Week | Jan 17-26
Friday, January 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Concord
2020 Concord Comfort Food Restaurant Week | Jan 17-26

Concord is excited to present the 3rd Annual Comfort Food Week, January 17-26, 2020. With 30+ participating restaurants, this event brings the unbridled joy of eating to the city. Comfort Food Week highlights talented chefs, new restaurants, local favorites, new dishes, and promotes the diverse ...

“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Wine & Popcorn | Oakland
"Comedy Soup": Music, Comedy, Free Wine & Popcorn | Oakland

1/17 Lineup: Andrew Orolfo (Late Late Show W/James Corden, Clusterfest, SF Sketchfest) Stephen Furey (The Comedy Store, SF Sketchfest, E’s Dating No Filter) Kala Keller (Cobbs, Punchline) James Mwaura (SF Sketchfest, Cobbs, Punchline, The Premise) Frankie Marcos (SF Sketchfest, SJ Improv, Cobbs, Punchline, Laughs Unlimited) Music: Singer-Songwriter Dylan Medlock Every Friday

Saturday, January 18

Opening Day of 2020 Downtown Benicia Restaurant Week | January 18-25
Saturday, January 18 – All Day | Cost: 20% off*
*Get up to 15% – 20% discount at participating eateries; conditions may apply.
| First Street (Benicia)
Opening Day of 2020 Downtown Benicia Restaurant Week |  January 18-25

Downtown celebrates California Restaurant Month with Restaurant Week in January. A dining passport offers a 15-20% discount at participating eateries (conditions may apply). Bonus: Dining at participating restaurants will earn you entries into a drawing to win $100 Downtown Dollars. Participating Restaurants & Promotions: Char’s ...

“Be Here Last Night” Fashion Show & Celebration | SF
"Be Here Last Night" Fashion Show & Celebration | SF
Oakland designer Tilden Yamamoto has been refining his patterns and sewing technique for two decades. Tucked in a workshop in the forested Oakland hills, he is preparing an array of his latest designs for the “Be Here Last Night” Fashion Show & Celebration. Peter Hemsley, chef-proprietor ...
Win Tix: Florindian: A Storytelling Seated Dining Experience | SF
Saturday, January 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Includes 5 course meal, drink pairings and all services (including gratuity)
| Picnic on Third
The shores and swamps of Florida are an ancient, primal and quiet place, full of hidden stories and treasures. Native tribes fleeing relocation, slaves finding freedom, Conquistadores looking for the Fountain of Youth, White settlers looking for cheap land to start anew and so many ...

Sunday, January 19

“Good Food Award” Marketplace 2020 | Fort Mason
"Good Food Award" Marketplace 2020 | Fort Mason
The annual “Good Food” Awards Marketplace takes place in the Festival Pavilion at Fort Mason and gathers together vendors from around the country who are redefining ‘good food’ by crafting products that are both incredibly tasty and responsibly produced. The Good Food Awards Marketplace is a unique chance for ...
Win Tix: 4th Annual All-You-Can-Eat Crab Feast | SF
Sunday, January 19 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$62 adults / $25 kids
| SPARK Social SF
The new year has finally rolled in, and the 4th Annual All You Can Eat Crab Feast is just around the corner. Side-step on over to SPARK Social SF for Dungeness crab legs, savory garlic noodles, crisp salad, and refreshing iced tea. For an exceptionally clawsome ...
SF’s 2020 All-You-Can-Eat “Crab Feast” | Spark Social
SF's 2020 All-You-Can-Eat "Crab Feast" | Spark Social
It’s the most wonderful time of the year – crab season. Get ready for Spark’’s 4th Annual Crab Feed, with all-you-can-eat Dungeness crab legs, garlic noodles, salad, and iced tea from Noon to 3 pm. Check for Tickets – $62 adults (Pre-Sale until Jan. 19, 2020)/ $25 ...
49ers Watch Party: Free Chili Dogs & Beer | Pacifica
Sunday, January 19 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pedro Point Brewing
49ers Watch Party: Free Chili Dogs & Beer | Pacifica
Come watch the 49ers take on the pack this Sunday, January 19, 2020 at 1 pm. Great beer, free chili dogs, family and dog friendly.
49ers vs. Packers: Tacolicious Watch Party | SF
Sunday, January 19 – 3:40 pm | Cost: FREE | Tacolicious North Beach
49ers vs. Packers: Tacolicious Watch Party | SF
Game day. Let’s do this. First paint your body in gold and red. Then choose your Niners adventure. We will have the sound on at all Tacolicious locations and are serving our Taco Tuesday special ($15 for six old-school crispy tacos plus $29 pitchers of margs). ...
Cheesemonger Invitational Winter 2020 | SF
Sunday, January 19 – 4:00 pm | Cost: $65 | The Midway
Cheesemonger Invitational Winter 2020 | SF
The Cheesemonger Invitational is returning to San Francisco for the 7th year in a row! Enjoy an all-you-can-eat evening of the best artisan cheeses and specialty foods from around the globe. We honor cheesemongers by putting them center stage in a unique competition that showcases their ...

Monday, January 20

2020 MLK Day of Service & Celebration | East Bay
Monday, January 20 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. If you have your own pair of gloves please bring them.
| Unity Park Community Plaza
2020 MLK Day of Service & Celebration | East Bay
2020 MLK Day Richmond is a day of service, community, gardening and celebration of the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 2020 MLK Jr. Day of Service & Celebration Monday, January 20, 2020 | 9:30 am to 1:30 pm Unity Park Community Plaza, Richmond FREE, but an ...
North Coast Adventure: Hike, Tide Pools, & Oyster Picking | Bodega Bay
Monday, January 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: $10*
*Cash only at the event
| Shell Beach
North Coast Adventure: Hike, Tide Pools, & Oyster Picking | Bodega Bay
This is an all day adventure on the North Coast (Bodega Bay). Wear good hiking shoes and layers, hat and sunscreen. Bring water and snacks to share. Optionally, bring wine and/or condiments for oysters. Bring cash for the organizer’s fee, carpool share, and optionally brunch, ...
2020 Oakland Restaurant Week: Final Day | East Bay
2020 Oakland Restaurant Week: Final Day | East Bay

Celebrate the most diverse restaurant week in the region. Oakland Restaurant Week runs over two weekends for foodies to take full advantage of dining deals from January 9-20, 2020. 110+ Oakland restaurants will offer special prix-fixe lunch and/or dinner menus at $10, $20, $30, $40, ...

Final Day: Free Boozy Hot Chocolate for Ice Skaters | SF
Final Day: Free Boozy Hot Chocolate for Ice Skaters | SF

After you’ve laced up your skates and enjoyed winter fun at the Union Square Ice Rink, glide over to Tratto Restaurant & Bar (located in The Marker), for the best kind of après-skate treat: free boozy hot chocolate. Free Boozy Hot Chocolate Everyday through January ...

Krispy Kreme’s “Free Mini Doughnut Days” | Every Monday
Monday, January 20 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free every Monday in January 2020 from 4 pm to 7 pm.
| San Francisco Bay Area
Krispy Kreme's "Free Mini Doughnut Days" | Every Monday

Did you know a small cheat is proven to help keep your New Year’s resolutions on track? Krispy Kreme’s New Minis are the tastiest solution for your resolution. Four of your favorites doughnut flavors are now available in mini form – The Original Glazed ®, ...Every Monday

Tuesday, January 21

$2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | Diablo Valley Bowl
Tuesday, January 21 – All Day | Cost: $2 | Diablo Valley Bowl
$2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | Diablo Valley Bowl

Having a fun night out with family and friends shouldn’t cost you an arm and a leg. That’s why we offer great prices and daily specials on bowling, food, and fun. $2 Tuesday Bowling Specials | All Day Diablo Valley Bowl, 1500 Monument ...Every Tuesday

Berkeley Restaurant Week 2020 | January 21-31
Berkeley Restaurant Week 2020 | January 21-31

The 8th Annual Berkeley Restaurant Week is right around the corner. Starting Tuesday, January 21 and running through Friday, January 31, 2020, restaurants across Berkeley will offer special-value prix fixe menus for $25, $30 or $40. Discover new places, or revisit favorites that share Berkeley’s ...

The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s
Tuesday, January 21 – 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

Trivia Night w/ the Brewer & Free Taco Bar | Pacifica
Tuesday, January 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pedro Point Brewing
Trivia Night w/ the Brewer & Free Taco Bar | Pacifica
Meet the brewer! Free trivia night with free taco bar! Every Tuesday with over a dozen house brewed craft beers on tap. Family and dog friendly!

Wednesday, January 22

2020 San Francisco Restaurant Week | January 22-31
2020 San Francisco Restaurant Week | January 22-31

SF Restaurant Week is a 10-day celebration of our world-class dining community when frugal foodies get to eat their way through nearly 130 restaurants around San Francisco. Participating restaurants will offer special prix-fixe menus to showcase their passion for sharing great food with diners. Eat ...

Bikes to Books 2020 Beer Social | Bender’s
Wednesday, January 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but bring money for food and drinks. 21+
| Bender's Bar & Grill
Bikes to Books 2020 Beer Social | Bender's
On Wednesday, January 22nd, join Nicole Gluckstern and Burrito Justice, the creators of literary bicycle tour “Bikes to Books,” for an evening of socializing, beer drinking, and map chat—the first of a series of “Bikes to Books” events and meetups planned for 2020. Bicyclists, book-ists, beer-ists, ...

Thursday, January 23

Win Tix: Lunar New Year NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, January 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: WIN | California Academy of Sciences
Enjoy music, creatures, cocktails, and shopping as you set out with friends on a journey to the stars and the depths of the sea at California Academy of Science’s “Nightlife.” Get a second chance to kick off the new year when NightLife rings in the ...
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, January 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Thursday and fourth Thursday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. Is it taking place this month? Always check the Facebook ...Monthly

La Piñata: Free Latin Party & DJ Night | Mission
Thursday, January 23 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pop's Bar
La Piñata: Free Latin Party & DJ Night | Mission

Put an exclamation mark on your weekend. DJ Clave keeps the beat and brings you a mix of the classic Latin stuff with the funkiest EDM. Salsa, Merengue, Electro-Cumbia, Breaks, Hip Hop, and Nu Latin Beats on the speakers. A Piñata to break, drink specials, ...Monthly

Friday, January 24

Dunkin’s Free Oatmilk Latte | Every Friday in January
Friday, January 24 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Dunkin Donuts (Bay Area)
Dunkin’s Free Oatmilk Latte | Every Friday in January

Calling all oatmilk lovers: Dunkin’ is bringing a whole new way to add a little creamy to your day. This spring Dunkin’s new Oatmilk Latte is comin’ in hot (or iced!) to restaurants nationwide. Made from rich, handcrafted espresso and creamy oatmilk, this new drink offers ...

SAJJ Mediterranean’s San Bruno Grand Opening | Peninsula
Friday, January 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP on Facebook
| Sajj Street Eats (San Bruno)
SAJJ Mediterranean's San Bruno Grand Opening | Peninsula
SAJJ Mediterranean, the popular Mediterranean fast casual eatery, is celebrating the Grand Opening of its newest location in San Bruno’s Bayhill Shopping Center! Festivities will include a free entree for the first 50 people in line at 11 am and 50% off orders all day ...
Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, January 24 – 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

San Jose New Year-Tet Festival | 2020
Friday, January 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Eastridge Mall
San Jose New Year-Tet Festival | 2020

Celebrate Lunar New Year at the biggest Vietnamese New Year Festival in San Jose, happening over three days from January 24-26, 2020. San Jose New Year-Tet Festival – Jan 24, 2020 from 3 pm-11 pm – Jan 25 & 26, 2020 from 11 am-11 pm Eastridge ...

2020 Australia Day Party: Drinking Games, Sausage Sizzle & Aussie Top 100 | SF
2020 Australia Day Party: Drinking Games, Sausage Sizzle & Aussie Top 100 | SF
Aussie Aussie Aussie, Oi Oi Oi Ring in Australia Day while enjoying Tim Tam Slams, Fairy bread, the ‘Hey Hey It’s Saturday’ Drinking Challenge, ‘Kath & Kim’ Shots, and Australian beers – all while listening to Triple J’s Hottest 100 (streaming live). Compete in the Best Dressed Aussie ...