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Saturday, November 16

Win Tix: San Francisco Bicycle Coalition’s Winterfest Party | SF
Saturday, November 16 – 2:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$15 Members / $50 Event ticket + Membership
| SF County Fair Building
Join us at Winterfest, the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition’s largest party of the year. Celebrate with more than a thousand of your fellow San Francisco Bicycle Coalition members for a full day of festivities, all while raising funds to support better biking across San Francisco. > Get ...
German Lantern Festival & Parade | The Presidio
Saturday, November 16 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | German International School of Silicon Valley (San Francisco Campus)
German Lantern Festival & Parade | The Presidio
Light the lanterns. Join for a magic sunset stroll in the Presidio. German Lantern Festival & Parade Saturday, November 16, 2019 | 4 pm to 7:30 pm GISSV San Francisco, 4 Funston Ave. (Presidio) FREE Join for food and drinks and a magical lantern lit walk through the Presidio. Walk begins ...

Humans vs. Zombies Nerf Tag | SF
Saturday, November 16 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco State University (Main)
Humans vs. Zombies Nerf Tag | SF
Get ready for game 3 of a year long narrative – our survivors are holed up on SF State’s campus, trying to hang on until help arrives. In the meantime, a failed attempt to help a witch bring back one of their fallen allies has ...

Thursday, November 21

“Make” Summer Parklet Art Party | SF
Thursday, November 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*This summer parklet party is free for all ages. Paid admission required to visit the museum.
| Museum of Craft and Design
"Make" Summer Parklet Art Party | SF

On the third Thursday of each month stay out late with the Museum of Craft and Design and collaborate with artists and makers, explore unique themes and rethink materials through creative design projects. Enjoy hands on takeaways that preview the upcoming shows, including Macon Reed ...Monthly

Friday, November 22

2019 “Big Game” Bonfire Rally | UC Berkeley
Friday, November 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Gates open at 6 pm.
| Greek Theatre
2019 "Big Game" Bonfire Rally | UC Berkeley
Join in the revelry in the Hearst Greek Theatre on the eve of Big Game for the most stunning display of the spirit. The Bonfire Rally is scheduled to take place Friday, November 22, 2019 at 7 pm (gates open at 6 pm) at the Greek ...
Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF
Friday, November 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

Saturday, November 23

2019 Holiday Craft Faire & Live Music | Belmont
Saturday, November 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Belmont Twin Pines Park
2019 Holiday Craft Faire & Live Music | Belmont
On November 23rd at 9 am, join for a fun day filled with music, yummy treats and wonderful, hand-crafted, unique items that you can gift to your loved ones. Vendors can be found inside beautiful Twin Pines Parks’ buildings, such as the Cottage, Lodge, Manor, and ...

Sunday, November 24

Coin-Op’s “Free Play” Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa
Sunday, November 24 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Coin-Op Game Room
Coin-Op's "Free Play" Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa

Coin-Op is an awesome 10,000 square foot space in SoMa that was transformed from a steel foundry into a two-story bar and game room with 50+ pinball and video games, plus a secret speakeasy (hidden behind a “busted” video game). On the last Sunday of ...Monthly

Monday, November 25

Free Queer Bowling Night | Mission Dist.
Free Queer Bowling Night | Mission Dist.

Come to the monthly Free Queer Bowling Night at Mission Bowling Club. In addition to free bowling, you can enjoy $4 cocktails and beers all night courtesy of  Tito’s Vodka and Standard Deviant Brewing. And bowl to the sounds of DJs Siobhan Aluvalot & Marke ...Monthly

Wednesday, November 27

Free Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, November 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15
| St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church
Free Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF

Come have fun and exercise your imagination and creativity at a monthly improv class hosted by cast members of Secret Improv Society happening on the last Wednesday of the month. Free, but an RSVP is required. There is a suggested donation of $5-15 Whether you are a veteran or a ...Monthly

Thanksgiving Eve Rock Paper Scissors Tournament & Pub Crawl | SF
Wednesday, November 27 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission with drink special purchase. An RSVP is required.
| Broadway St & Kearny St
Thanksgiving Eve Rock Paper Scissors Tournament & Pub Crawl | SF
Get Basted at their Thanksgiving Eve Pub Crawl on Wed November 21. Drink a 4-course meal of $2 Thanksgiving shots and you get to wear a pilgrim hat at the last bar. Compete in Rock Paper Scissors tournament qualifying rounds while moving bar-to-bar.  Meet new ...

Thursday, November 28

2019 Bingotopia Thanksgiving Night | The Knockout
Thursday, November 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover 21+
| The Knockout
2019 Bingotopia Thanksgiving Night | The Knockout
Hit up the Knockout for their Annual Turkey-Topia: A Thanksgiving Night Bingo Party for some dysfunctional family fun. Bingotopia Thanksgiving Night Thursday, November 28, 2019 | 7 pm to 9 pm The Knockout, 3223 Mission, SF FREE

Friday, November 29

2019 Winter Wonderland: Free Snow Sledding & Parade of Lights | San Rafael
Friday, November 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for rides and shopping
| Downtown San Rafael
2019 Winter Wonderland: Free Snow Sledding & Parade of Lights | San Rafael

Downtown San Rafael will once again host its annual Holiday Parade & Winter Wonderland. In its 40th year, the event features a Holiday Marketplace with arts and crafts, live entertainment, children’s activities, snow sledding, and one of the largest holiday parades in the Bay Area. ...

Black Friday Edition Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game | SF
Friday, November 29 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Union Square
Black Friday Edition Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game | SF
Thanksgiving is over and it’s time to go shopping… for adrenaline packed adventure. Head downtown, in broad daylight, on the busiest shopping day of the year, for the annual Black Friday Jericho game. Warning: Due to the nature of this particular game, which is more concentrated ...
2019 Holiday Tree Lighting: Wine Stroll & Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides | Saratoga
Friday, November 29 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Saratoga Village
2019 Holiday Tree Lighting: Wine Stroll & Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides | Saratoga
Kick off the holiday season with a one-of-a-kind Saratoga tradition at the annual Holiday Tree Lighting and Wine Stroll. The festivities will be held the day after Thanksgiving on Friday, November 23 beginning at 5 pm in Downtown Saratoga. 2019 Holiday Tree Lighting Friday, November 29, 2019 ...

Saturday, November 30

2019 Winter Wonderland: Snow Sledding & Kids’ Activities | San Rafael
Saturday, November 30 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for rides and shopping
| Downtown San Rafael
2019 Winter Wonderland: Snow Sledding & Kids’ Activities | San Rafael

Downtown San Rafael will once again host its annual Holiday Parade & Winter Wonderland. In its 40th year, the event features a Holiday Marketplace with arts and crafts, live entertainment, children’s activities, snow sledding, and one of the largest holiday parades in the Bay Area. ...

2019 Etsy Holiday Emporium: 150+ Vendors | Pier 27
Saturday, November 30 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 27
2019 Etsy Holiday Emporium: 150+ Vendors | Pier 27

Etsy comes to life and is bringing the cheer at San Francisco’s popular holiday shopping experience featuring an amazing showcase of handcrafted goods, artisans, designers, emerging brands and unique gifts for the holiday season. 2019 Etsy Holiday Emporium November 30, 2019 | Noon to 6 ...

Sunday, December 1

2019 Etsy Holiday Emporium: 150+ Vendors | Pier 27
Sunday, December 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 27
2019 Etsy Holiday Emporium: 150+ Vendors | Pier 27

Etsy comes to life and is bringing the cheer at San Francisco’s popular holiday shopping experience featuring an amazing showcase of handcrafted goods, artisans, designers, emerging brands and unique gifts for the holiday season. 2019 Etsy Holiday Emporium November 30, 2019 | Noon to 6 ...

24 Holidays on 24th Street: 2019 Kick-Off | Dec. 1 – 24
Sunday, December 1 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 24th Street (Noe Valley)
24 Holidays on 24th Street: 2019 Kick-Off | Dec. 1 - 24

Join the 10th Annual 24 Holidays on 24th Street from December 1-24, 2019. An event which creates so much holiday retail buzz for Noe Valley merchants – is coming up. Each day between December 1st and 24th will highlight merchant events & specials along with ...

Tuesday, December 3

The Detour Free Arcade Game Night | Every First Tuesday
Tuesday, December 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free unlimited play wristband with any 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

Wednesday, December 4

Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout
Wednesday, December 4 – 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

Bowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay
Wednesday, December 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Clayton Valley Bowl
Bowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay

The first Wednesday of every month brings you a hilarious comedy show to the Lounge at Clayton Valley Bowl in Concord. Mires like Fires presents has become one of best East Bay stand up comedy showcases around. The show features a different lineup of talented ...Monthly

Friday, December 6

“Batch Made Market” Artisan Food | SF
Friday, December 6 – 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

Workshop First Fridays | SF
Friday, December 6 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Workshop (SF)
Workshop First Fridays | SF

Every first Friday, WorkshopSF hosts an open house, party with DIY, art, fun and community. It’s a chance to preview classes, see the space, and just hang out with neighborhood peeps. All are welcome. Workshop First Fridays Every 1st Friday | 7 pm Workshop, 1798 ...Monthly

San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays
Friday, December 6 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays

San Francisco Bike Party  (not to be confused with Critical Mass) is a monthly celebration of biking for riders of different ages, types, and skill levels to enjoy. Every month is a different theme and you’re encouraged to dress up. San Francisco Bike Party is held on ...Monthly

Oakland Critical Mass | First Friday
Friday, December 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Oakland Critical Mass | First Friday

Oakland Critical Mass is a monthly group bike ride that takes place every first Friday of the month, which starts at 8 pm at the BikeLink bike lockers at 14th and Broadway, and ends at 23rd and Telegraph where Oakland Art Murmur is underway. Critical Mass is argued ...Monthly

Saturday, December 7

Opening Day: Holiday Train Display | SF Main Libary
Saturday, December 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Opening Day: Holiday Train Display | SF Main Libary

The San Francisco Public Library Main Children’s Center invites you to celebrate the return of a beloved annual tradition, when the holiday model train exhibit comes chugging around the bend on the second floor mezzanine. The exhibit will be here for you to enjoy beginning ...

SantaCon 2019: City-Wide Santa Pub Crawl | SF
Saturday, December 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
SantaCon 2019: City-Wide Santa Pub Crawl | SF
“SantaCon” is San Francisco’s annual city-wide Santas-only pub crawl happening on Saturday, December 7, 2019. This flash mob-type event brings together hundreds of slightly sober people dressed in Santa costumes parading around the city, visiting landmarks drinking at bars, and causing general mayhem. And just so you know, ...
First Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF
Saturday, December 7 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
First Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF

Attention friends of Caturday, your favorite day of the month is back. First Caturday is a day to reclaim the glory of the outdoors for your feline friends. It is a day for charming and delightful outdoor cat-napping and socializing. It is where you can freely exchange information, ...Monthly

24 Holidays on 24th Street: Christmas Tree Lighting & Carolings | Noe Valley
Saturday, December 7 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 24th Street (Noe Valley)
24 Holidays on 24th Street: Christmas Tree Lighting & Carolings | Noe Valley
On December 7, 2019 at 5 pm, join the Holiday Tree Lighting at the Noe Valley Town Square. Enjoy listening to carolers merrying with christmas songs, festive lights and holiday treats. Bring the whole family and friends.