Home » Archive by Category

Eating & Drinking

Saturday, September 28

Curry Up Now Free Burrito & Silent Disco Celebration | Burlingame
Curry Up Now Free Burrito & Silent Disco Celebration | Burlingame

Nearly a million Tikka Masala Burritos later, Curry Up Now is turning 10. The Bay Area’s beloved Indian fast-casual is kicking off its 10th anniversary next Thursday, September 26 with free food at all six restaurants and its Bush Street food truck in San Francisco. ...

4th Annual Native American Day: 20-ft Tipi Tour & Free Crafts | Livermore
Saturday, September 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Bankhead Theater
4th Annual Native American Day: 20-ft Tipi Tour & Free Crafts | Livermore
Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center will host its fourth annual Native American Day at the Bankhead Theater Shea Homes plaza. The family friendly event for all ages, offered in association with Livermore’s American Indian Center, will include a tipi tour of a 20-foot Lakota tipi, ...

Town Love Fest 2019: Pop-up Stores, Beers & BBQ | Oakland
Saturday, September 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | The Good Hop
Town Love Fest 2019: Pop-up Stores, Beers & BBQ | Oakland
Town Love Fest is back! Once again at The Good Hop we are celebrating all things Oakland. We’ll be featuring all the Oakland breweries, both on draft and in cans/bottles. Mexi-Q BBQ will be filling our bellies from 4 pm-8 pm with their scrumptious, East Oakland-based ...
RBHworks Brewery Takeover Tour: Good Beer & Free Art Show | Bay Area
Saturday, September 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Epidemic Ales
RBHworks Brewery Takeover Tour: Good Beer & Free Art Show | Bay Area

Come join our us as we take over another brewery tap room, for Round #2 of the RBHworks Brewery Takeover Tour. We have added a couple new local artists, and are super excited to have the excellent Epidemic Brewing as our host. They have excellent ...Monthly

Speakeasy’s 22nd Anniversary Beer Party | SF
Speakeasy's 22nd Anniversary Beer Party | SF
Hometown favorites Speakeasy Ales & Lagers are celebrating 22 years of brewing great craft beer in San Francisco, and your presence is requested. Expect rare and unreleased beers, live music and food pop-ups. 22nd Anniversary at Speakeasy Ales & Lagers Saturday, September 28, 2019 | 2-6pm (VIP ...
2019 Harvest Party: Cheese, DJ & 10+ Wineries | SF
Saturday, September 28 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $11*
*$11 dollars the first 100 tickets, $30 after
| Press Club
2019 Harvest Party: Cheese, DJ & 10+ Wineries | SF
To celebrate the annual harvesting of wine grapes, Press Club is hosting their annual Harvest Party on Saturday, September 28 from 2 pm to 5 pm where the first lucky 100 partygoers can purchase tickets for $11 ($30 per person thereafter). For the eleventh annual event, ...

Sunday, September 29

2019 Pacific Coast Fog Fest | Pacifica
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Palmetto Street
2019 Pacific Coast Fog Fest | Pacifica

Say goodbye to summer with a two day festival celebrating the sun, sand & surf. With over 200 arts & crafts booths, three stages of live music, a Saturday morning parade, a Sunday morning Fog Jog and great festival food. Fog Fest 2019 September 28-29, ...

24th Annual Great Glass Pumpkin Patch: 10,000+ Pumpkins | Palo Alto
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Palo Alto Art Center
24th Annual Great Glass Pumpkin Patch: 10,000+ Pumpkins | Palo Alto

“The grounds at the Palo Alto Art Center turn into the most colorful glass pumpkin patch every year,” said Damon Gustafson, executive director of BAGI. “The artists really go all-out to create the most creative and unique pumpkins of all sizes and shapes. It’s a ...

TreasureFest’s Shoptoberfest 2019 | SF
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: $3*
*$3-$5 early bird online / $7 last minute - includes free parking.
| TreasureFest (Treasure Island)
TreasureFest's Shoptoberfest 2019 | SF

TreasureFest is the Bay Area’s largest monthly market featuring hundreds of local makers, indie designers, vintage curators, antiques, art, home & garden goods, local bands, seasonal cocktails, games & activities for all ages and great views of the bay. RSVP on Facebook (Click “Going”) to enter ...Monthly

Cupertino Carnival: Live Music, Art Making & Family Games | Final Day
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for rides, games and food
| St. Joseph of Cupertino
Cupertino Carnival: Live Music, Art Making & Family Games | Final Day

The Cupertino Carnival is a free, three-day festival featuring carnival rides, fun games, food trucks, drinks and lots of entertainment, such as talking birds, magic shows, music, dance, and martial arts performances by community groups. 2019 Cupertino Carnival Friday, Sept 27, 5 pm to 10 ...

Free Mimosa “Boozy Brunch” w/ Vegan Options | SF
Sunday, September 29 – 10:30 am | Cost: $12*
*Get one complimentary drink with your brunch - and don't forget to tip like a rockstar. Upgrade to bottomless for $12.
| Francisca's Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar
Free Mimosa "Boozy Brunch" w/ Vegan Options | SF

Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar has a weekly weekend “Boozy Brunch” with one free complimentary mimosa (or “Brunch Punch”) to accompany your brunch on both Saturdays and Sundays. They have a full menu of gourmet-influenced Venezuelan dishes to go along with a twist on your classic ...Every Sunday

2019 Downtown Redwood City Oktoberfest | Final Day
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: $19*
*$19 Adv/$21 Door for Adults & $102Adv/$14 Door for Kids
| Courthouse Square
2019 Downtown Redwood City Oktoberfest | Final Day

For the sixth year, Redwood City celebrates Oktoberfest Downtown Redwood City, featuring a fabulous traditional German Oktoberfest setting with over 1,100 feet of “family style” bench seating; lots of fun and merriment; music; dancing; contests; cold beer and other beverages; food and more. 2019 Downtown ...

Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, September 29 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid's Sunday Food Truck Party | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday

Middle Eastern Food Festival | SF
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| St. Nicholas Orthodox Church (SF)
Middle Eastern Food Festival | SF

For over 20 years Saint Nicholas Church has provided the San Francisco Bay Area at large entertainment during their two day annual Middle Eastern Food Festival. Their Middle Eastern Food Festival showcases the different flavors of the Middle East. All food prepared is home made, fresh ...

2019 Piano on the Hill | Potrero Hill
Sunday, September 29 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Drinks and food available for purchase.
| Starr King Open Space
2019 Piano on the Hill | Potrero Hill
Come join the “Piano on the Hill” at the Starr King Open Space on Sunday, September 29th from 3 pm – 7 pm. It’s the 5th year of this fantastic community event which features live performances by local musicians, craft beers from neighborhood breweries, wine ...
Oakland Cocktail Week 2019: Craft Cocktails at 50+ Venues | Final Day
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*FREE entry; $7 cocktails; Must be 21+
| All Over Oakland
Oakland Cocktail Week 2019: Craft Cocktails at 50+ Venues | Final Day

Oakland Cocktail Week, September 20-29, 2019, celebrates Oakland’s unique cocktail heritage and community from its loyal patrons to business owners to bartenders and newcomers alike. Over 50 bars and restaurants in Oakland, Alameda and Emeryville will craft a love letter to Oakland through special craft ...

Monday, September 30

Applebee’s $1 Adios | Final Day
Monday, September 30 – All Day | Cost: $1 | Applebee's (Participating Locations)
Applebee's $1 Adios | Final Day

It’s never the right time to say goodbye—or is it? Starting today, and for the whole month of September, participating Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill + Bar restaurants across the country are saying so long to the hot weather with the September Neighborhood Drink of the Month, ...

Tuesday, October 1

Live at Lagunitas: Strfkr | Petaluma
Tuesday, October 1 – 4:20 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
| Lagunitas Brewery
Live at Lagunitas: Strfkr | Petaluma

Lagunitas Brewery in Petaluma presents a free live summer concert series featuring some amazing bands in their LaguMiniAmphitheaterette that would normally play big venues in San Francisco. Show are free, but tickets are required for each show. You’ll want to grab them quick as these shows will definitely ...

2 for 1 Margaritas “Taco Tuesday” | SF
Tuesday, October 1 – 5:30 pm | Cost: 2-for-1*
*Get 2 for 1 Margaritas on Tuesdays from 5:30pm to 10pm. And tip like a rockstar.
| Francisca's Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar
2 for 1 Margaritas "Taco Tuesday" | SF

Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar is a unique farm-to-table Italian-Venezuelan restaurant in the Mission that has a special “Taco Tuesday” promotion with 2-for-1 fresh-fruit margaritas and discounted taco platters ($4 off). Not your ordinary tacos, these are gourmet-inspired Venezuelan recipes. Plus a new fresh ...Every Tuesday

The Detour Free Arcade Game Night | Every First Tuesday
Tuesday, October 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free play arcade games with purchase from bar
| The Detour SF
The Detour Free Arcade Game Night | Every First Tuesday

Paid rent in SF? Hella Broke? Then first Tuesdays are the night for you.  The Detour hosts “Free Play Tuesday” with all arcade games on free play with purchase from the bar. Come enjoy all the video game glory from today and yesteryear while enjoying ...Monthly

Cinema Under The Stars “The Muppet Movie” | Napa
Tuesday, October 1 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | CIA at Copia
Cinema Under The Stars "The Muppet Movie" | Napa

Warm summer nights and starry skies will set the scene every Tuesday evening at Copia presenting Cinema Under the Stars, a delightful combination of film, food, and fun in the garden. Bring a blanket and cozy up with friends or loved ones as you enjoy ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, October 2

5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF
5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF

Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar is a unique farm-to-table Italian-Venezuelan restaurant in the Mission that has a special 5-Course Tasting Menu with 2-for-1 fresh-fruit tropical drinks on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Read the awesome review of this $39 tasting menu in the Chronicle. Francesca’s has ...Every Wednesday

“Big Bellies” Free Open Art Gallery Exhibition & Reception | SF
Wednesday, October 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Advance reservation requested.
| JCCSF Jewish Community Center
"Big Bellies" Free Open Art Gallery Exhibition & Reception | SF
Join the JCCSF for the opening reception of the latest exhibition, Big Bellies, and enjoy complimentary refreshments and an opportunity to meet the artists. Big Bellies celebrates food at large, a popular subject at the Creativity Explored studios. Creativity Explored gives artists with developmental disabilities the ...
Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout
Wednesday, October 2 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout

At Drink and Draw, artsy bar patrons draw to a theme and submit their artwork into a raffle for cocktails and other prizes at The Knockout in the Mission District. The artwork gets scanned online for all to admire. Drink and Draw happens every first Wednesday of the ...Monthly

First Wednesdays Free Beer Shuttle | SF
Wednesday, October 2 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Shuttle is Free.
| Triple Voodoo Brewery
First Wednesdays Free Beer Shuttle | SF

Free hop on/hop off brewery shuttle. Start at any of the eight participating breweries, then hop on any one of three vans running approximately every 30 minutes.  First Wednesdays Free Beer Shuttle Every 1st Wednesday | 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm Speakeasy Brewery, 1195 Evans ...Monthly

Thursday, October 3

5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF
5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF

Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar is a unique farm-to-table Italian-Venezuelan restaurant in the Mission that has a special 5-Course Tasting Menu with 2-for-1 fresh-fruit tropical drinks on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Read the awesome review of this $39 tasting menu in the Chronicle. Francesca’s has ...Every Thursday

CityDance 2019: Free Mambo, Merengue & Cumbia Dance | San Jose
Thursday, October 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Plaza de Cesar Chavez
CityDance 2019: Free Mambo, Merengue & Cumbia Dance | San Jose

Put on your dancing shoes and join the fun every Thursday evening from Aug. 15 to Oct. 3 for free live music and dance lessons. San Jose CityDance 2019 Thursdays, Aug. 15 – Oct. 3, 2019 | 6 pm to 9 pm Plaza De Cesar ...

The Underground: Stand-Up Comedy at Oakstop | Oakland
Thursday, October 3 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Free Pizza & Beer provided, Admission free to Oakstop members.
| Oakstop
The Underground: Stand-Up Comedy at Oakstop | Oakland

From the Basement of Oakstop, in the heart of downtown, comes The Underground every 3rd Thursday from June to August. See some of the best comics from the Bay Area and beyond in an intimate setting. Show is From 7:30 till 9, with doors opening ...Every Thursday

Friday, October 4

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, October 4 – 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

FoodieLand Fall Night Market | Oct. 4-6
Friday, October 4 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 1-Day admission + Coupon Book or $10 3 Day admission + Coupon Book
| Golden Gate Fields
FoodieLand Fall Night Market | Oct. 4-6

Immerse yourself in San Francisco Bay Area’s finest FoodieLand Night Market to eat, drink, shop and play. Featuring over 150 vendors, you’ll experience a variety of amazing foods and drinks, arts, crafts, games, and entertainment in one great location. FoodieLand Night Market is undoubtedly the ...