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Sunday, January 20

Napa Lighted Art Festival 2019 | Final Night
Sunday, January 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Napa
Napa Lighted Art Festival 2019 | Final Night

Napa does Art After Dark. Iconic architecture becomes the painting in this unique lighted art walk. Original artwork created by local and international artists will be installed at approximately 16 locations in Downtown Napa, the Oxbow District and other places within the City of Napa. ...

Napa’s “Night Bloom” After Dark Hot Air Balloons | Final Night of 2019
Sunday, January 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Oxbow Commons
Napa's "Night Bloom" After Dark Hot Air Balloons | Final Night of 2019

Napa does Art After Dark. Iconic architecture becomes the painting in this unique lighted art walk. Original artwork created by local and international artists will be installed at approximately 16 locations in Downtown Napa, the Oxbow District and other places within the City of Napa. ...

Monday, January 21

MLK Jr. Celebrations & Free Museum Days
Monday, January 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
MLK Jr. Celebrations & Free Museum Days
Every year, the Bay Area celebrates the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a series of festivals, marches and celebrations highlighted by a march and festival near the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Most of the events are organized by the NorCalMLK ...
2019 MLK Day of Service & Celebration | East Bay
Monday, January 21 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. If you have your own pair of gloves please bring them.
| Unity Park Community Plaza
2019 MLK Day of Service & Celebration | East Bay
2019 MLK Day Richmond is a day of service, community, gardening and celebration of the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 2019 MLK Jr. Day of Service & Celebration Monday, January 21, 2019 | 9 am to noon Unity Park Community Plaza, Richmond FREE, but an RSVP ...
2019 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. March/Parade | SF
Monday, January 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Caltrain Station
2019 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. March/Parade | SF
Celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. join thousands in honoring the 1965 Selma to Montgomery, Alabama marches at the MLK2018 commemorative march/parade from San Francisco’s Caltrain Station to Yerba Buena Gardens. The 1.5 mile journey crosses the Lefty O’Doul Bridge and stops at Willie ...
2019 MLK Jr. Celebration: Film & Music Festival | Yerba Buena Gardens
Monday, January 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
2019 MLK Jr. Celebration: Film & Music Festival | Yerba Buena Gardens
Every year on the third Monday in January, over 15,000 attendees come to San Francisco’s Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and Gardens to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy. Join the annual MLK Jr. March at Caltrain, or head straight over to Yerba Buena ...

Wednesday, January 23

2019 San Francisco Restaurant Week | January 23-31
2019 San Francisco Restaurant Week | January 23-31

SF Restaurant Week is a 9-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 ...

Friday, January 25

SF’s Insane “Free Bazaar” Sign Party | 2019
Friday, January 25 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Market and Montgomery
SF's Insane "Free Bazaar" Sign Party | 2019
Delight, amuse and confuse your fellow humans on their way to work. The organizers will provide free poster boards and markers. You’ll write “FREE (WHATEVER YOU WANT)” and offer an experience, some words, a trinket, a sip — or anything you think would bring some whimsy to workers ...

Saturday, January 26

Sports Basement’s “Get Fit Fest” | Santa Rosa
Saturday, January 26 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Sports Basement (Santa Rosa)
Sports Basement's "Get Fit Fest" | Santa Rosa

Stay motivated and fill up your yearly race calendar at the 2nd Annual Fit Fest. The discounted race registration event is back and bigger than ever. You’ll get discounted registration on all kinds of events and races that are happening all over the Bay Area ...

San Francisco City Job Fair 2019 | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, January 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco County Fair Building
San Francisco City Job Fair 2019 | Golden Gate Park
San Francisco Recreation and Parks, along with other government agencies will host the final in a series of three Saturday job fairs this month, Saturday, January 26 at the County Fair Building in Golden Gate Park. Job training resources and information will also be available. For ...
SF’s Black History Festival: The Port Chicago Story Exhibit | SF
Saturday, January 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Treasure Island Museum
SF's Black History Festival: The Port Chicago Story Exhibit | SF

Black History Month is an integral part of our nation’s tradition in which we promote affirmative examples of important historical events, honorable leaders and steps towards collective change. About the Festival: Beginning on Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday weekend and throughout February, the library champions ...

Sunday, January 27

Sports Basement’s “Get Fit Fest” | The Presidio
Sunday, January 27 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Sports Basement (Presidio)
Sports Basement's "Get Fit Fest" | The Presidio

Stay motivated and fill up your yearly race calendar at the 2nd Annual Fit Fest. The discounted race registration event is back and bigger than ever. You’ll get discounted registration on all kinds of events and races that are happening all over the Bay Area ...

Thursday, January 31

2019 San Francisco Restaurant Week | Final Day
2019 San Francisco Restaurant Week | Final Day

SF Restaurant Week is a 9-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 ...

Friday, February 1

SF Beer Week 2019 | February 1-10
Friday, February 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
SF Beer Week 2019 | February 1-10
SF Beer Week is a ten day celebration that showcases the Bay Area’s brewing heritage and contemporary craft beer scene. Have a pint, or a few at over 600 events in San Francisco and the Bay Area from February 1-10, 2019. There are beer dinners, food and ...
“Batch Made Market” Artisan Food | SF
Friday, February 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Forage Kitchen
"Batch Made Market" Artisan Food | SF

This is your monthly chance to come see and taste what’s cooking at Forage Kitchen. Your favorite chefs are in the kitchen, and you can walk through and taste their favorite new recipes. Plus there’s beer. What could be better? The monthly Batch Made Market ...Monthly

Saturday, February 2

Sports Basement’s “Get Fit Fest” | Berkeley
Saturday, February 2 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Sports Basement (Berkeley)
Sports Basement's "Get Fit Fest" | Berkeley

Stay motivated and fill up your yearly race calendar at the 2nd Annual Fit Fest. The discounted race registration event is back and bigger than ever. You’ll get discounted registration on all kinds of events and races that are happening all over the Bay Area ...

2019 American Indian Two-Spirit Powwow: Dance & Drum Festival | SF
Saturday, February 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Center
2019 American Indian Two-Spirit Powwow: Dance & Drum Festival | SF
You are invited to join the Annual Bay Area American Indian Two-Spirits (BAAITS) Two-Spirits Powwow featuring dancers making their Grand Entry at noon. This event is free and open to the public. This year BAAITS is celebrating the 20th Anniversary. BAAITS is the first established ...
2019 Chinese New Year Flower Fair | Chinatown
Saturday, February 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
2019 Chinese New Year Flower Fair | Chinatown

Each year, the Chinese New Year Flower Fair takes place the weekend before the Lunar New Year holiday, so that families can enjoy the festive atmosphere and purchase fresh flowers, fruits, candies and brand new supplies for the home to begin the new lunar year. Delight ...

6th Annual Waterbird Festival: Free Family Friendly Community Festival | Tiburon
Saturday, February 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is requested. Some talks/tours require registration and/or small registration fee.
| Richardson Bay Audubon Center & Sanctuary
6th Annual Waterbird Festival: Free Family Friendly Community Festival | Tiburon
Celebrate scaups, scoters, cormorants and more! Visit Richardson Bay Audubon Center & Sanctuary for naturalist-led bird walks, exclusive field trips, live music, great food, and fun bird-themed activities. Bring a pair of binoculars or use our spotting scopes to see the waterbirds that call Richardson ...
“Night of Ideas” SF’s 7-Hour Festival of Arts & Ideas | Main Library
Saturday, February 2 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required on Eventbrite to guarantee your spot
| San Francisco Main Public Library
"Night of Ideas" SF's 7-Hour Festival of Arts & Ideas | Main Library
The San Francisco Public Library, SFMOMA, and the French Consulate in San Francisco unite to present a seven-hour marathon of debate, performance, readings, and music featuring top thinkers from San Francisco and beyond as we envision the city of the future. “Night of Ideas” Arts & ...

Sunday, February 3

2019 Chinese New Year Flower Fair | Chinatown
Sunday, February 3 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
2019 Chinese New Year Flower Fair | Chinatown

Each year, the Chinese New Year Flower Fair takes place the weekend before the Lunar New Year holiday, so that families can enjoy the festive atmosphere and purchase fresh flowers, fruits, candies and brand new supplies for the home to begin the new lunar year. Delight ...

Sports Basement’s “Get Fit Fest” | Redwood City
Sunday, February 3 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Sports Basement (Redwood City)
Sports Basement's "Get Fit Fest" | Redwood City

Stay motivated and fill up your yearly race calendar at the 2nd Annual Fit Fest. The discounted race registration event is back and bigger than ever. You’ll get discounted registration on all kinds of events and races that are happening all over the Bay Area ...

Wednesday, February 6

3rd Annual Mac n’ Cheese Cook Off | Sunnyvale
Wednesday, February 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*This event is strictly 21+. Only one entry per person.
| Rabbits Foot Meadery
3rd Annual Mac n' Cheese Cook Off | Sunnyvale
For the third time, come and witness the annual Mac n’ Cheese Cookoff at the Meadery. Everyone has their own way of ‘elevating’ a humble Mac n’ Cheese by using a unique preparation or simply adding special ingredients. It will be each participant’s job to ...

Friday, February 8

San Jose New Year-Tet Festival | 2019
Friday, February 8 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Eastridge Mall
San Jose New Year-Tet Festival | 2019

Celebrate Lunar New Year at the biggest Vietnamese New Year Festival in San Jose, happening over three days from February 8-10, 2019. San Jose New Year-Tet Festival February 8-10, 2019 – February 8 – 3 to 11 pm – February 9-10 – 11 am to 11 ...

Saturday, February 9

Tulipmania 2019: Opening Day | Pier 39
Saturday, February 9 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Tulipmania 2019: Opening Day | Pier 39

Experience botanical bliss as Pier 39 comes alive with the vibrant colors of more than 39,000 blooming tulips and seasonal garden favorites during the annual Tulipmania flower festival. Tulipmania 2019 February 9-18, 2019 – Daily guided tours at 10 am Pier 39, San Francisco FREE Enjoy ...

2019 San Francisco Summer Resource Fair | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, February 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | SF County Fair Building
2019 San Francisco Summer Resource Fair | Golden Gate Park
San Francisco families with children of all ages are invited to this free showcase of summer activities for children, youth, and families. The Citywide Summer Resource Fair will feature representatives from 150 summer camps, classes, programs, and services for toddlers to teens. 2019 San Francisco Summer Resource ...
San Jose New Year-Tet Festival | 2019
Saturday, February 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Eastridge Mall
San Jose New Year-Tet Festival | 2019

Celebrate Lunar New Year at the biggest Vietnamese New Year Festival in San Jose, happening over three days from February 8-10, 2019. San Jose New Year-Tet Festival February 8-10, 2019 – February 8 – 3 to 11 pm – February 9-10 – 11 am to 11 ...

2019 “Corazon del Barrio” Party: Free Dance & Art Celebration | Mission Dist.
Saturday, February 9 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free. Donations are appreciated.
| Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts
2019 "Corazon del Barrio" Party: Free Dance & Art Celebration | Mission Dist.
The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts offers free classes, printmaking workshops, gallery entrance, and live entertainment during its 42nd annual Open House “Corazón del Barrio.” They especially encourage first-time visitors to come experience the Latino arts community in the Mission District. 2019 “Corazon del Barrio” ...
Win Tix: Noise Pop 2019 Music Festival Badge | February 25 – March 3
Saturday, February 9 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*General Festival Badge is $189
| All Over San Francisco
One lucky Funcheap winner will get hooked up with an epic Noise Pop 2019 General Festival Badge which gives you access to all general admission (non-seated) concerts, happy hours Noise Pop HQ and other events during the festival which runs February 25-March 3 2019. > Get a Noise ...
Garden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF
Saturday, February 9 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bay Natives Nursery
Garden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF

Experience live music, free locally sourced food & drink, a free plant & general Take Back the City vibes, every 2nd Saturday of the month from noon to 5 pm. Counter the drought, learn about sustainable living, feed the goats, meet the roosters, bring your kids, ...Monthly