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Saturday, October 8

“Rockridge Rock-N-Stroll” Festival on Second Saturdays (2022)
Saturday, October 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free
| 5655 College Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
"Rockridge Rock-N-Stroll" Festival on Second Saturdays (2022)

Sat, May 14, 11am-6pm; Second Saturdays ongoing May 14, June 11, July 9, August 13, September 10, October 8, November 12, December 10 Rockridge Rock-N-Stroll brings outdoor live music dotted along College Avenue, big sales from merchants, give-a-ways, tastings with special menus, popup vendors, kids’ ...Monthly

2022 “California Seaweed Festival” in Tiburon (Oct. 7-8)
Saturday, October 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*All Day Free! - We are a non-profit
| Bay Conference Center in Estuary & Ocean Science Center, San Francisco State University
2022 "California Seaweed Festival" in Tiburon (Oct. 7-8)

Come to the 3rd Annual California Seaweed Festival! We are planning for a bigger and better festival than last year! The California Seaweed Festival is a free in-person family friendly event celebrating the seaweed diversity of California! The festival will showcase seaweed uses and applications ...

Japan’s Craft Valley Fair in SF (Oct. 7-9)
Saturday, October 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Kinokuniya Building
Japan’s Craft Valley Fair in SF (Oct. 7-9)

Japan’s Craft Valley Fair October 1, 2, 7, 8, and 9. 11:00-18:00 San Francisco Japan Town 1825A Post St Suite #250, San Francisco, CA 94115 (In the Kinokuniya building) Have you heard about Craft Valley? The area in Toyama Prefecture, northwestern Gifu Prefecture, and northern ...

“Putt-Putt, Play & Planes” Subpar Minature Golf Tournament 2022 (SF)
"Putt-Putt, Play & Planes" Subpar Minature Golf Tournament 2022 (SF)
Join us on Saturday 10/8/22 from 1-4pm for the Variety Gold Heart Classic, reimagined as a family friendly Putt Putt tournament, unlimited arcades games during the event and viewing of the Blue Angels flyover from a private terrace on Saturday of San Francisco FleetWeek. The ...
Lower Haight & Divisadero Bar Crawl & Raffle Fundraiser Event (SF)
Saturday, October 8 – 4:00 pm | Cost: Donation*
*Attendance is free. Suggested donation of $10 for raffle tickets.
| Lower Haight and Divisadero Corridor
Lower Haight & Divisadero Bar Crawl & Raffle Fundraiser Event (SF)
Come out on Oct. 8 to support the victims of two fires on Divisadero Street that displaced 26 neighbors and 3 local businesses. 35 neighboring businesses have generously donated raffle prizes, drink specials, yoga classes, and a DJ event to raise funds for those displaced. Bar ...
“HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Saturday Night (SF)
"HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Saturday Night (SF)

Get ready for pop-up comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a new venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. Get $5 off Tickets – Early bird tickets $15 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $20) Outdoor Comedy 2022 Thursday, Friday, ...

The Comedy Edge: Stand-Up on the Waterfront (Oakland)
Saturday, October 8 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 General Admission and $20 VIP, no drink minimum
| Rocky's Market Brooklyn Basin
The Comedy Edge: Stand-Up on the Waterfront (Oakland)

Enjoy some of the Bay Area’s top comedians in this open air covered patio set on the majestic Oakland waterfront. the Comedy Edge brings you a new diverse lineup of some of the brightest and boldest voices in comedy featuring acts that have ...Every Saturday

Sunday, October 9

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile 2022
Sunday, October 9 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission
| Sunset Mercantile (Outer Sunset)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile 2022

A weekly market featuring farmers, ranchers, food artisans, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. Explore all the amazing local businesses surrounding the farmers market at sunsetstrong.com. You can find us every Sunday 9am-3pm year round on 37th avenue/Ortega and every Wednesday ...Every Sunday

FREE: Oakland “HellaSecret” Comedy Show (Sunday)
FREE: Oakland "HellaSecret" Comedy Show (Sunday)

Get ready for our “HellaSecret” speakeasy comedy show in Oakland. A series of pop-up (and socially distant) live 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 HellaSecret comedy show ...

“HellaSecret” Speakeasy Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (SF)
"HellaSecret" Speakeasy Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (SF)

Discover SF’s secret speakeasy comedy night! This is part of Funcheap’s pop-up comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a new venue and you’ll get notified of the secret location. Get $5 off Tickets – Early bird tickets $10 adv w/ code ...

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile
Sunday, October 9 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | 37th and Ortega (SF)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile

The Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile is a weekly market featuring farmers, ranchers, food artisans, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. on a closed-to-traffic 37th Avenue between Ortega and Quintara. Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile at ...Every Sunday

Family Fall Fest 2022 + Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt (Benicia)
Sunday, October 9 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Benicia City Park
Family Fall Fest 2022 + Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt (Benicia)
Come one, come all! You are invited to our annual Family Fall Fest celebration. We celebrate our community of artists, entertainers, artisans, creators and more! This year, we are excited to announce our celebration that will take place at City Park, Benicia (weather permitting). New this ...
Inner Sunset Sunday’s Flea Market (SF)
Sunday, October 9 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission: All Welcome
| Inner Sunset
Inner Sunset Sunday's Flea Market (SF)

Join us for open-air treasure hunting at the Inner Sunset Sunday’s Flea Market Season Opener on Sunday, April 10th, and every second Sunday through November, from 10 am-4 pm on a closed-to-traffic Irving Street between 9th-10th Avenues. The flea market features fascinating vintage and handcrafted ...Monthly

Japan’s Craft Valley Fair in SF (Oct. 7-9)
Sunday, October 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Kinokuniya Building
Japan’s Craft Valley Fair in SF (Oct. 7-9)

Japan’s Craft Valley Fair October 1, 2, 7, 8, and 9. 11:00-18:00 San Francisco Japan Town 1825A Post St Suite #250, San Francisco, CA 94115 (In the Kinokuniya building) Have you heard about Craft Valley? The area in Toyama Prefecture, northwestern Gifu Prefecture, and northern ...

“A Family Affair” A Free Queer 90’s-00’s Throwback Party (SF)
Sunday, October 9 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 2351 Mission St.
"A Family Affair" A Free Queer 90's-00's Throwback Party (SF)

This month we’ve got DJ Campbell, DJ Nico, and Amaris on the decks pumpin up the ’90s-’00s jams! Drag performances from Persia, Miss J and Mizz Love’O. Join us on the 2nd Sunday of every month as we take over the back patio at Casements ...Monthly

Monday, October 10

FREE: Monday Oakland Secret Comedy Night @ Hidden Speakeasy
FREE: Monday Oakland Secret Comedy Night @ Hidden Speakeasy

Get ready for our “HellaSecret” speakeasy comedy show in Oakland. A series of pop-up (and socially distant) live 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 HellaSecret comedy show ...

$1.50 Oysters + Monday Night HellaFunny Comedy Show (Oakland)
$1.50 Oysters + Monday Night HellaFunny Comedy Show (Oakland)

Spend your Monday nights with hella great $1.50 oyster deals, champagne specials, craft cocktails, an award-winning dinner menu (w/ tons of vegan options) and a special Monday Night HellaFunny comedy show! This show takes place in a hidden speakeasy bar in the back of Copper Spoon in Oakland turned ...Every Monday

“21st Amendment” Oktoberfest in San Francisco (Oct. 10-16)
Monday, October 10 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/21st-amendment-oktoberfest-2022-tickets-420673394447
| 21st Amendment Brewery & Restaurant (SF)
"21st Amendment" Oktoberfest in San Francisco (Oct. 10-16)

Put on your lederhosen and grab your friends, the Oktoberfest countdown has begun! 21st Amendment Brewery is celebrating Oktoberfest 2022 at both our San Francisco Brewpub and our San Leandro Taproom! Come down to either location to enjoy Polka music, hearty German cuisine, the release ...

Tuesday, October 11

Michelin-Star Chef Cooking Demo: How to Say Goodbye to Gas & Cook Electric
Tuesday, October 11 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
Michelin-Star Chef Cooking Demo: How to Say Goodbye to Gas & Cook Electric
Electric cooking has come a very long way. Award-winning Chef Claude Le Tohic and his staff will bust electric-stove myths and share what inspired them to make the switch off of gas, along with tips and tricks for the home chef. The City of San Francisco ...

Wednesday, October 12

Vote Now for Best of the Bay 2022
Wednesday, October 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over the Bay Area
Vote Now for Best of the Bay 2022

Best Burrito? Best Dive Bar? Best Bookstore? Vote now at 48hills.org The 47th annual Bay Guardian Best of the Bay Readers’ Poll is live. This special local tradition has been going strong for almost half a century.  Vote to honor your favorites, from Best Drag ...

“Wiener Wednesday” Free Hot Dog Night at Rye (SF)
Wednesday, October 12 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Every Wednesday, Free Hot Dogs with every Hornitos Cocktail purchase
| Rye Bar
"Wiener Wednesday" Free Hot Dog Night at Rye (SF)

With a name like “Rye,” this bar is obviously whiskey-centric… but on Wednesday nights the bar leans towards tequila is also awesomely hot dog centric! Come to Rye Bar every Wednesday for free hot dogs with every Hornitos cocktail purchase. Mo and Kat are you ...Every Wednesday

“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

Pacifica Coastside Farmers Market
Wednesday, October 12 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Old County Rd Pacifica, CA 94044
Pacifica Coastside Farmers Market

(April 6 – December 21) from 2-6pm come down to Rockaway Beach in Pacifica for the Coastside Farmers Market! The event features local farmers and merchants offering a variety of items including: produce, flowers, baked goods, artisanal cheese and more! After you work ...Every Wednesday

Castro Farmers’ Market 2022 (Every Wednesday)
Wednesday, October 12 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Castro Farmers' Market
Castro Farmers' Market 2022 (Every Wednesday)

Welcome back your favorite farmers to the corner of Market and Noe Streets as they offer their amazing citrus, tasty root vegetables, honey, flowers, baked goods, and beautiful leafy greens.  Castro Farmers’ Market Every Wed., April 6 – November 16, 2022 | 3p-7p Castro Farmer’s ...Every Wednesday

“Swipe Right Night” w/ 2-for-1 Drinks for Dates at Trade Routes (SF)
Wednesday, October 12 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring a date, buy your drink and we'll buy them a drink!
| 1750 Polk St., San Francisco, CA 94109
"Swipe Right Night" w/ 2-for-1 Drinks for Dates at Trade Routes (SF)

Our friends and neighbors have called us a great first date spot, so we decided to lean into that to help make L-O-V-E happen at Trade Routes. Introducing, Swipe Right Nights at Trade Routes. , bring a date, buy a drink and we’ll buy ...Every Wednesday

Trivia Night at The Napper Tandy (SF)
Wednesday, October 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Napper Tandy
Trivia Night at The Napper Tandy (SF)

Join us for Trivia Night at The Napper Tandy’s! It’s FREE! at 7pm!Every Wednesday

Wednesday Horror Movie Salon at Old Devil Moon (SF)
Wednesday, October 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Two item (drink or snack) minimum.
| Old Devil Moon
Wednesday Horror Movie Salon at Old Devil Moon (SF)

Join us to watch and discuss horror classics with local horror experts, writers, and creators! in October, we’re going back to horror school! Join us on our heated back patio as we watch and discuss a classic horror film chosen for you by ...Every Wednesday

Happy Hour Comedy Wednesdays at SF BuzzWorks
Wednesday, October 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free
| 365 11th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Happy Hour Comedy Wednesdays at SF BuzzWorks

Stand-up Comedy every Wednesday at SF BuzzWorks! Featuring comedians from the SF Bay Area, National, and sometimes International. – 7PM Free Admission! Draft Beers – $3 Shot Special of the night – $3 Tater Tots from SF famous Butter Bar – half priceEvery Wednesday

“Mad Jokes at Mad Oak” Free Comedy Show in Oakland
Wednesday, October 12 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | 135 12th St, Oakland, CA 94607
"Mad Jokes at Mad Oak" Free Comedy Show in Oakland

F Bomb Comedy is bringing the best comics from the Bay and beyond to the beautifully intimate patio at Mad Oak! Come laugh your troubles away with comics that have appeared on Netflix, HBO, and Comedy Central while enjoying amazing food and drink. Hump day ...Every Wednesday

Thursday, October 13

FREE: Oakland Comedy Night at “Golden State Lounge”
FREE: Oakland Comedy Night at "Golden State Lounge"

Get ready for our “HellaSecret” speakeasy comedy show in Oakland. A series of pop-up (and socially distant) live 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 HellaSecret comedy show ...