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Tuesday, February 19

2019’s Biggest “Supermoon” | February 19
Tuesday, February 19 – 6:14 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
2019's Biggest "Supermoon" | February 19
From around the world, the moon will look plenty full to the eye tonight (February 18-19) and tomorrow night (February 19-20) as it parades across the nighttime sky. Read more on EarthSky. Best chance for photos of the Super Moon: Moonrise/Moonset As long as weather coorporates, the ...

Wednesday, February 20

Win Tix: Disney On Ice presents “Dare To Dream” | SAP Center
Wednesday, February 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | SAP Center
Celebrate what’s possible as the adventures of five daring Disney heroines spark the courage inside us all at Disney On Ice presents Dare To Dream. Discover your inner hero along with Moana, Elsa and Anna, Disney Princesses Rapunzel, Belle, Cinderella along with Mickey and friends. > Get Tickets ...

Friday, February 22

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, February 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Devil's Canyon Brewing Company
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos

Enjoy a family friendly, admission-free evening of live music, rotating food trucks and an award winning selection of sustainable handcrafted beer and root beer. There’s free admission, two live bands, and three food trucks. Kids and well behaved dogs are welcome. One dollar from each ...Monthly

Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland

Get your Oakland groove on at Friday Nights @ OMCA – a weekly free outdoor experience with food trucks and music. This is a great community gathering that is most vibrant during March-November when the garden and terraces are open as well as during certain ...Every Friday

Saturday, February 23

2019 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF
Saturday, February 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Portsmouth Square
2019 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Chinatown. The Chinatown Community Street Fair takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Parade. At the fair, experience Chinese cultural arts such as Chinese folk dancing, opera, drumming and much more at the entertainment stage on Washington ...

Balboa Pool Reopens: Free Swimming Day | SF
Saturday, February 23 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Balboa Swimming Pool
Balboa Pool Reopens: Free Swimming Day | SF
Join in on Saturday, February 23, 2019 beginning at 12:30 pm as Balboa Pool hosts a reopening celebration for the community at 1878 San Jose Avenue. The event will feature special performances, speakers, aquatic giveaways and free swimming.  Balboa Swimming Pool is one of eight public swimming pools ...
2019 “Alleycute” A Cute Pairs Bike Race | Oakland
2019 "Alleycute" A Cute Pairs Bike Race | Oakland
Come get cute in the streets with the bike witches of FWOD Oakland who presents the 2019 Alleycute: A Cute Pairs Bike Race, happening on Saturday, February 23, 2019. All gender identities/ bikes/ ages/ skill levels are encouraged to race. Registration price is $5 per person so $10 per pair. You ...
2019 Chinese New Year Parade | SF
Saturday, February 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE standing room / bleacher seats are $35 - $50
| Chinatown
2019 Chinese New Year Parade | SF
Named one of the world’s top ten parades, the Chinese New Year Parade in San Francisco is the largest celebration of its kind outside of Asia. It was started in the 1860s and takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Community Street Fair ...
Free Family Movie Night: “The Lego Movie” | SF
Saturday, February 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE movie but bring cash for food and drinks for sale
| Full Life Christian Center
Free Family Movie Night: "The Lego Movie" | SF
Come and enjoy a free movie night on us with the family. There will be snacks and drinks for everyone. This will be a lights on event. The Lego Movie Street parking only Restrooms Nursing mother’s room Nursery (ages 3 and under) changing table

Sunday, February 24

2019 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF
Sunday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Portsmouth Square
2019 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Chinatown. The Chinatown Community Street Fair takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Parade. At the fair, experience Chinese cultural arts such as Chinese folk dancing, opera, drumming and much more at the entertainment stage on Washington ...

“Dumpling Down” Chinese New Year Food Festival | SF
Sunday, February 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: $5*
*$28 Bottomless Kumquat Mimosas & Chinese Beers
| SPARK Social SF
"Dumpling Down" Chinese New Year Food Festival | SF
Get down on delicious dumplings, bottomless kumquat mimosas, and Chinese beers at the only Lunar New Year food festival in San Francisco — Dumpling Down. Vendors from all over the Bay Area will be steaming, frying, baking, and boiling authentic Chinese dim sum classics like shumai, ...
2019 Oscar Party with All-You-Can-Drink Champagne | SoMa
2019 Oscar Party with All-You-Can-Drink Champagne | SoMa
Join at SoMa StrEat Food Park for Funcheap’s 2019 Oscars Party. Enjoy Oscars Bingo, Bottomless mimosas & bottomless champage, and several of SF’s tastiest food trucks. Get $28 Bottomless Champagne & Champagne Cocktails – Admission is free There will also have: A selfie-station photo booth for striking your best blue steel ...

Tuesday, February 26

2019 SF Middle School Science Fair Public Viewing | First Day
Tuesday, February 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Randall Museum
2019 SF Middle School Science Fair Public Viewing | First Day

The Randall Museum once again hosts the 37th Annual San Francisco Middle School Science Fair in their newly renovated space; the projects will be on view for the public from 10 am to 4 pm from February 26 through March 7, 2019. All public and private San Francisco ...

Wednesday, February 27

Win Tix: Disney On Ice presents “Dare To Dream” | Oracle Arena
Wednesday, February 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Oracle Arena
Celebrate what’s possible as the adventures of five daring Disney heroines spark the courage inside us all at Disney On Ice presents Dare To Dream. Discover your inner hero along with Moana, Elsa and Anna, Disney Princesses Rapunzel, Belle, Cinderella along with Mickey and friends. > Get Tickets – $15 – Save ...

Friday, March 1

Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Haight + Cow Hollow
Friday, March 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for SF residents with proof of neighborhood residency
| California Academy of Sciences
Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Haight + Cow Hollow
For the weekend of March 1-3 residents of Alamo Square, Cole Valley, Cow Hollow, Fisherman’s Wharf, Haight Ashbury, Laurel Heights, Marina, Pacific Heights, Presidio, Richmond, Western Addition, get free admission to the California Academy of Sciences thanks to the “Neighborhood Free Days” promotion. Zip Codes: 94115, ...
History Museum: Free First Fridays | Redwood City
Friday, March 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
History Museum: Free First Fridays | Redwood City

Enjoy free admission from 10 am to 4 pm, every first Friday of the month, at the San Mateo History Museum. Explore the museum housed in the 1910 County Courthouse; listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it features a stained glass dome and mosaic tile floor. 2 pm General Tour: ...Monthly

Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Friday, March 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

Connect with nature at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, a place for learning, exploration and building community located in a beautiful building right on the beach in Santa Cruz. Permanent exhibits include wildlife and habitat displays, artifacts and cultural exhibits of the Ohlone, a ...Monthly

2019 Russian Festival: Friday | Pacific Heights
Friday, March 1 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 adults; $8 Seniors/Students(25 & under); free for kids 12 and under
| Russian Center of San Francisco
2019 Russian Festival: Friday | Pacific Heights

Say “Da” and take a trip to Russia without leaving the Bay Area at the annual Russian Festival, a celebration of Russian food, dance, music and art. 31st Annual Russian Festival March 1, 2 and 3, 2019 – Friday: 5 pm-9:30 pm; Dance Party: 9:45 ...

Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland

Get your Oakland groove on at Friday Nights @ OMCA – a weekly free outdoor experience with food trucks and music. This is a great community gathering that is most vibrant during March-November when the garden and terraces are open as well as during certain ...Every Friday

National Day of Unplugging 2019 | No Tech Day
Friday, March 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
National Day of Unplugging 2019 | No Tech Day
People across the nation (and world) will recharge themselves by not using computers, cell phones, or any technology for 24 hours, sundown to sundown. National Day of Unplugging March 1-2, 2019 | Sundown to Sundown Everywhere FREE So take some time to talk to people the old fashioned way (without your face ...
$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills
Friday, March 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*From 6-10pm enjoy $5 admission to the Center. There is no pre-registration for First Fridays.
| Chabot Space & Science Center
$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills

Enjoy $5 admission to the Chabot Space & Science Center in the Oakland Hills every First Friday of the month from 6-10 pm. $5 admission includes unlimited access to everything from laser and planetarium shows to Night Hikes and Star Stories. Regular admission is $18 ...Monthly

“Batch Made Market” Artisan Food | SF
Friday, March 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

First Friday “Winter Market” | SF
Friday, March 1 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Workshop (SF)
First Friday "Winter Market" | 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

Oakland Critical Mass | First Friday
Friday, March 1 – 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, March 2

Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Richmond + Western Addition
Saturday, March 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for SF residents with proof of neighborhood residency
| California Academy of Sciences
Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Richmond + Western Addition
For the weekend of March 1-3 residents of Alamo Square, Cole Valley, Cow Hollow, Fisherman’s Wharf, Haight Ashbury, Laurel Heights, Marina, Pacific Heights, Presidio, Richmond, Western Addition, get free admission to the California Academy of Sciences thanks to the “Neighborhood Free Days” promotion. Zip Codes: 94115, ...
Measure A Days: Free Access to all Parks | All Over Marin County
Saturday, March 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Marin County
Measure A Days: Free Access to all Parks | All Over Marin County

Come to the “Measure A Days” free access to all parks on the first Saturday of the month. The name is because of the loss in fee revenues will be offset by the Measure A funds approved by voters in 2012. Measure A Days Every ...Monthly

“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, March 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
"Healthy Parks Healthy People": Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area

Enjoy a free, monthly outdoor walk on the first Saturday of every month as part of the “Healthy Parks, Healthy People” program. First Saturday Programs are introductory walking/physical activity programs that occur on the first Saturday of each month throughout the Bay Area. Please note that ...Monthly

39th Annual Soul Food Festival | SF
Saturday, March 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*FREE, but bring along some cash for food purchases
| Davis Senior Center
39th Annual Soul Food Festival | SF
Bayview Hunters Point’s longest-running annual event, the Black Cuisine Festival, was created to highlight culinary talents passed through generations. The Black Cuisine Festival shares delectable food rooted in African American tradition, bringing people together for a little taste of soul. 2019 Black Cuisine Festival Saturday, March 2, 2019 ...
2019 Russian Festival: Saturday | Pacific Heights
Saturday, March 2 – All Day | Cost: $12*
*$12 adults; $8 Seniors/Students(25 & under); free for kids 12 and under
| Russian Center of San Francisco
2019 Russian Festival: Saturday | Pacific Heights

Say “Da” and take a trip to Russia without leaving the Bay Area at the annual Russian Festival, a celebration of Russian food, dance, music and art. 31st Annual Russian Festival March 1, 2 and 3, 2019 – Friday: 5 pm-9:30 pm; Dance Party: 9:45 ...

Häagen-Dazs® Grand Opening: Surprise Giveaways For Everyone | San Mateo
Saturday, March 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Hillsdale Shopping Center
Häagen-Dazs® Grand Opening: Surprise Giveaways For Everyone | San Mateo
The Häagen-Dazs® brand celebrates the Grand Opening of its Shop at the Hillsdale Shopping Center in San Mateo, CA. Community members are invited to come by the newly opened location to enjoy irresistible creations made with Häagen-Dazs® super-premium ice cream and sorbet to help celebrate ...