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Tuesday, February 18

Panel Discussion & Live Music: African-American Political Leaders | SF
Tuesday, February 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| The Battery
Panel Discussion & Live Music: African-American Political Leaders | SF
Celebrate Black History Month, and meet the African-American men and women political leaders (elected and appointed) who are shaping San Francisco public policy. This is followed by live music with Martin Luther. American Political Leaders Shaping San Francisco: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 7:00-8:30 PM – Panel Discussion in ...

Wednesday, February 19

Acoustic Live Band Karaoke at the Lost Church | SF
Wednesday, February 19 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 in Advance, $15 at the door
| The Lost Church
Acoustic Live Band Karaoke at the Lost Church | SF
On February 19th, come be the lead singer of our live, acoustic band, in the beautiful, intimate space of the Lost Church in SF. The monthly residency here has been a blast, and we want to make this next installment even more fun by having you ...

Thursday, February 20

SF’s Live Country Music Thursdays | Westwood
Thursday, February 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Westwood
SF's Live Country Music Thursdays | Westwood

Enjoy wild times at SF’s premier country music bar with $5 Happy Hour specials on delicious shareable plates and live country music every Thursday. Live Music Thursdays – Happy Hour: 5-7 pm – Live Music: 7:30 pm-close – Free Bull Rides if you follow ...Every Thursday

Third Thursdays at the Ferry Building | SF
Thursday, February 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Third Thursdays are free and open to the public; food and beverage will be available for purchase.
| San Francisco Ferry Building
Third Thursdays at the Ferry Building | SF

Bay Area residents and visitors are invited to sip, shop and snack their way through the Bay’s favorite food hall and marketplace during Ferry Building Third Thursdays every third Thursday of the month from 6 – 9 pm. The rotating lineup of performances will include ...Monthly

Win Tix: Psych Rock & Jazz Fusion: Loco Tranquilo | Rickshaw Stop
Thursday, February 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Rickshaw Stop
Loco Tranquilo is a San Francisco band based in the heart of the Mission district. Fusing hypnotic and colorful melodies with funky grooves and jazzy, primordial rhythms, Loco Tranquilo is known for moving people on the dance floor while also tapping into the inner workings ...

Friday, February 21

2020 Russian Festival | Feb. 21 – 23
Friday, February 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*Adults: $12; Seniors (62+)/Students (25 & under)/Military: $8; Children 12 and under: Free
| Russian Center of San Francisco
2020 Russian Festival | Feb. 21 - 23

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. 32nd Annual Russian Festival February 21, 22, 23, 2020 – Friday: 5 pm to 12:30 am – Saturday: ...

The W Hotel’s Free Soul Concert w/ COBI | SF
Friday, February 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission: RSVP for Access
| W San Francisco
The W Hotel's Free Soul Concert w/ COBI | SF
Hit repeat on who’s new and next in music. Join for Living Room Live featuring COBI, presented by W San Francisco. Astounding talent and brilliant singer/songwriter, COBI, debuts his new single “No Way Out,” today. The single showcases a host of powerful emotions for fans to ...
Tiny Garage Concert Night | Emeryville
Friday, February 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5 Suggested Donation
| Boonation Custom Cycles
Tiny Garage Concert Night | Emeryville

Boonation Custom Cycles hosts a monthly Tiny Garage Concert Series. This is a community event, catered towards lovers of neighborhood fun. Tiny Garage Concerts Every 3rd Friday | 7 pm to 10 pm Boonation Custom Cycles, 5656 Genoa St, Emeryville FREE with a $5 suggested ...Monthly

Free San Francisco Chamber Orchestra Concerts | SF
Friday, February 21 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but seating is first come, first served
| Herbst Theatre
Free San Francisco Chamber Orchestra Concerts | SF

Founded in 1953, the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra has remained an active voice in the Bay Area music community, presenting free concerts with an ensemble of the region’s top professional musicians. The rollout of an exciting new concert format, Maestro Ben Simon becomes your host ...

Fandango Jarocho: Son Jarocho Jam Session | Berkeley
Friday, February 21 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations welcome
| La Peña Cultural Center
Fandango Jarocho: Son Jarocho Jam Session | Berkeley

Enjoy a lively evening of music, dancing, and zapateado– bring your dance shoes and instruments, or just come and enjoy the music and dance. Son Jarocho is a lively traditional art form from the southern Mexican state of Veracruz that sits on the coast of the ...Monthly

Saturday, February 22

2020 Russian Festival: Saturday | Pacific Heights
Saturday, February 22 – All Day | Cost: $12*
*Adults: $12; Seniors (62+)/Students (25 & under)/Military: $8; Children 12 and under: Free
| Russian Center of San Francisco
2020 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. 32nd Annual Russian Festival February 21, 22, 23, 2020 – Friday: 5 pm to 12:30 am – Saturday: ...

2020 Mardi Gras Second Line March | North Beach
Saturday, February 22 – All Day | Cost: $12 | Northstar Cafe
2020 Mardi Gras Second Line March | North Beach
Get out your handkerchiefs and join the 8th Annual North Beach Mardi Gras. Check in at the North Star between 1:30 and 2 pm where your wristband will get you drink specials including Hurricanes and Abita beer, as well as a heaping assortment of beads. Music ...
Mardi Gras Carnival: Brass, Beads & Beignets | Redwood City
Saturday, February 22 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Redwood City
Mardi Gras Carnival: Brass, Beads & Beignets | Redwood City
Bring the beads and we’ll provide the bands. Celebrate Mardi Gras Carnival on February 22nd at the “French Quarter” in downtown Redwood City, where the public is invited to come disguised for the occasion. Presented by the Redwood City Downtown Business Group, this Free New ...
Free San Francisco Chamber Orchestra Concerts | Palo Alto
Saturday, February 22 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but seating is first come, first served
| First Palo Alto United Methodist Church
Free San Francisco Chamber Orchestra Concerts | Palo Alto

Founded in 1953, the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra has remained an active voice in the Bay Area music community, presenting free concerts with an ensemble of the region’s top professional musicians. The rollout of an exciting new concert format, Maestro Ben Simon becomes your host ...

Win Tix: Premier Eagles Tribute Band: Illeagles | The Chapel
Saturday, February 22 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Bottom of the Hill
The members of SF Bay Area-based tribute band Illeagles believe that everyone in the crowd wants to be engaged and captivated from the first note until the show is done. The band’s fast ascension has led to sell-out performance across Northern California, in leading venues ...

Sunday, February 23

2020 Russian Festival: Sunday | Pacific Heights
Sunday, February 23 – All Day | Cost: $12*
*Adults: $12; Seniors (62+)/Students (25 & under)/Military: $8; Children 12 and under: Free
| Russian Center of San Francisco
2020 Russian Festival: Sunday | 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. 32nd Annual Russian Festival February 21, 22, 23, 2020 – Friday: 5 pm to 12:30 am – Saturday: ...

Acoustic Music in the Square | Noe Valley
Sunday, February 23 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Noe Valley Town Square
Acoustic Music in the Square | Noe Valley

Enjoy the afternoon every last Sunday of each month and listen for a free acoustic music in the square. Acoustic Music in the Square Last Sunday of each Month | 1 pm to 3 pm Noe Valley Town Square, 24th St. & Sanchez St, San ...Monthly

2020 “Jazz Search West” Competition | Oakland
Sunday, February 23 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $10 | Oaktown Jazz Workshops
2020 "Jazz Search West" Competition | Oakland

Jazz Search West 2020, the Bay Area’s Jazz talent search for adults and teens 15 and up, will offer five competitions, a Semi-Final and Grand Finale at Jazz venues in San Francisco and Oakland during February, March and April. Come experience Jazz Search West 2020. ...

Black History Month at the Historical Altenheim | Oakland
Sunday, February 23 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations Appreciated
| Altenheim Senior Housing
Black History Month at the Historical Altenheim | Oakland
Join for an afternoon of Poetry and Music. Sponsored by the Altenheim Community Service Office and the TuBeNu Cultural Gatherers. Zakiyyah G. E. Capehart Bolling – Storyteller/Poet and Bryant “Mr.B’ Bolling – Vocalist/Keyboardist will be performing. There will be a Open Mike after the main performance ...
Free San Francisco Chamber Orchestra Concerts | Berkeley
Sunday, February 23 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but seating is first come, first served
| First Congregational Church (Berkeley)
Free San Francisco Chamber Orchestra Concerts | Berkeley

Founded in 1953, the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra has remained an active voice in the Bay Area music community, presenting free concerts with an ensemble of the region’s top professional musicians. The rollout of an exciting new concert format, Maestro Ben Simon becomes your host ...

22nd Annual “Amoebapalooza” Concert Celebration | SF
22nd Annual "Amoebapalooza" Concert Celebration | SF
Amoebapalooza SF, the annual celebration of Amoeba employees and FOBs (Friends of Amoeba), descends upon The Knock Out on Sunday, February 23rd. Back with more Amoebite-powered musical mayhem, this year’s line-up is action-packed. From a provocative live reading by author Jon Longhi to live sets with ...
Win Tix: ATX Punk Rock: Drakukas | Bottom of the Hill
Sunday, February 23 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Must be 21+
| Bottom of the Hill
From Austin, Texas, Drakukas is a sonic marriage of proto-punk, garage, 1980’s synth and new wave with lyrical content to match, They are a concept band donning black turtlenecks and medallions who exist in a fictionalized, late-‘70s metropolis soundtracked by drugs, pornography, video games, nightclubs, ...
“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, February 23 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room
"Return of the Cypher" Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room

Return of the Cypher (ROTC) is free live Hip-Hop show every Sunday at the Boom Boom Room that features an ever-changing lineup of artists and improvised sessions (know as “cyphers”) where beatboxers, emcees, and musicians collaborate in a spontaneous combustion of soulful skill. Every week, The ...Every Sunday

Monday, February 24

Noise Pop 2020 Music & Art Festival | Feb. 24 – March 1
Noise Pop 2020 Music & Art Festival | Feb. 24 - March 1

The Noise Pop Festival is San Francisco’s (and Funcheap’s) favorite indie music and art festival. Now in its 28th year, Noise Pop has brought early exposure to many emerging artists in the Bay Area and beyond, many of whom have gone on to widespread acclaim ...

Noise Pop Festival: “Lights & Music” Photo Show | SF
Monday, February 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hotel Biron
Noise Pop Festival: "Lights & Music" Photo Show | SF
The Noise Pop photographers are warriors of the lens, and spend countless hours awash in Lights and Music. We invite you to enjoy the images in this years’ show. Drop in to celebrate with us. “Lights and Music”, and all of the delicious wines at ...

Tuesday, February 25

2020 Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Block Party & Free Blues Concert | Fillmore Dist.
Tuesday, February 25 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Fillmore Center Plaza
2020 Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Block Party & Free Blues Concert | Fillmore Dist.
Fillmore Street comes alive with a neighborhood-wide Mardi Gras party during the annual Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore with a free blues concert. Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020 | 5:00 pm Fillmore Plaza, San Francisco, CA 1475 Fillmore (Free Blues Concert) FREE, but an RSVP is required Celebrating Fat ...
Noise Pop Happy Hour w/ Pity Party | SF
Tuesday, February 25 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required
| Bender's Bar & Grill
Noise Pop Happy Hour w/ Pity Party | SF
DoTheBay & San Franpsycho Present Noise Pop Festival 2020 Happy Hour with live music from Pity Party, Sore Thumb & hit me, Harold. • Pity Party • PITY PARTY is an emo pop-punk band from Oakland, CA. Characterized by their frenzied, unforgettable live shows and their fierce ...
20+ Free Mardi Gras Parties in the Mission in One Night | 2020
Tuesday, February 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Mission District
20+ Free Mardi Gras Parties in the Mission in One Night | 2020
Come meet your neighbors and make new friends at the 2020 Carnaval San Francisco Mardi Gras Fat Tuesday Party in several venues in the Mission District. There will be live samba drummers and dancers winding their way through the party, and lively salsa, soca, cumbia, and rumba, ...
Oakland’s Mardi Gras & Second Line Parade | 2020
Tuesday, February 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Henry J. Kaiser Park
Oakland's Mardi Gras & Second Line Parade | 2020
Celebrate Maris Gras and Fat Tuesday in Oakland with a Second Line Parade featuring Brass Bands, Pedicabs, guest musicians, and much more. Starts at Henry J. Kaiser Park (corner of Rashida Muhammed Path & 19th). MJ’s Brass Boppers, Batala, Boomshake Music, Fog Swamp, Charles Unger Experience, Richmond ...
Win Tix: Mardi Gras Celebration: The Late Night Revelry | Grace Cathedral
Tuesday, February 25 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Get $10 Off using Discount code FUNCHEAP
| Grace Cathedral
Gather some friends and start a new tradition after Carnivale. Want to celebrate Mardi Gras but can’t fly to New Orleans? Come and Join The Late Night Revelry – a glittering, new, not to be missed party at San Francisco’s spectacular Grace Cathedral and revel ...