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Wednesday, December 1

“SOMA Sings” Filipino SideCaraoke Party + Free Treats (SF)
Wednesday, December 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Russ Street
"SOMA Sings" Filipino SideCaraoke Party + Free Treats (SF)
SOMA West Community Benefit District, SOMA Pilipinas, and the San Francisco Office of Workforce and Economic Development, and Shop & Dine in the 49 are partnering to host a special event on Russ Street on December 1st, 2021, from 6:00 – 8:00 PM to bring ...
Zeitgeist’s Free Outdoor Concert Night (Every Wednesday)
Wednesday, December 1 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
Zeitgeist's Free Outdoor Concert Night (Every Wednesday)

Heyo, come out each Wednesday from 7 pm – 9 pm at Zeitgeist for free Live Music in our beer garden. Each week, we feature different local Bay Area bands from Bluegrass, Blues, Country and Soul music genres. Check out our events page for more ...Every Wednesday

Thursday, December 2

91st Golden Gate Park Tree Lighting w/ Carnival Rides + Snow (2021)
Thursday, December 2 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Most activities are typically free, but some may have a nominal cost.
| McLaren Lodge
91st Golden Gate Park Tree Lighting w/ Carnival Rides + Snow (2021)
Join us in front of McLaren Lodge on December 2 as we kick-off the holiday season with the annual tree lighting ceremony. The event runs from 4-8pm. The annual lighting of Uncle John’s tree, with Mayor Breed, will be held in front of McLaren Lodge at 6 ...

Friday, December 3

South First Fridays Art Walk (San Jose)
Friday, December 3 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoFA District (San Jose)
South First Fridays Art Walk (San Jose)

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month. South First Fridays resumes June 4, 2021 – please note the hours depend on the gallery. Facebook seems to have the most updated ...Monthly

Alameda’s “Noelfest” Winter Beer Party at Almanac Beer Co. (Dec. 3-5)
Friday, December 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Noelfest is free to attend and food & drink are pay as you go
| Almanac Barrel House, Brewery & Taproom
Alameda's "Noelfest" Winter Beer Party at Almanac Beer Co. (Dec. 3-5)

‘TIS THE SEASON! Join Almanac for a rockin’ kick-off to the holiday season with live music, a night market featuring local makers and artists, and some very special beer releases! FRIDAY, DECEMBER 3RD Music: Roem Baur Trio 6pm-9pm Food: Copper Top Ovens Pizza SATURDAY, DECEMBER ...

Saturday, December 4

SF’s “The Do-Over” 15 Year Anniversary Party (Free w/ RSVP)
Saturday, December 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. RSVP does not guarantee entry. Please arrive early!
| The Midway
SF's "The Do-Over" 15 Year Anniversary Party (Free w/ RSVP)
Free w/ RSVP. This Saturday (Dec. 4), The Do-Over celebrates a ‘do-over’ of their 15th anniversary season and return to San Francisco with a very special evening inside The Midway presented by Flavor Group. As a thank you for your continued support and understanding, they’ve decided ...
Holiday Handbell Concert (San Mateo County History Museum)
Saturday, December 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
Holiday Handbell Concert (San Mateo County History Museum)
Ring in the holidays with the sounds of handbells! On Saturday, December 4, at 1 p.m., the San Mateo County History Museum comes alive to the sound of holiday music. Bell Appeal, a group sponsored by Bethany United Methodist Church in San Francisco, will perform ...
Holiday Festival at Ghirardelli Square + Toys for Tots Drive (SF)
Saturday, December 4 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Please bring a new, unwrapped Toy for Toys for Tots, run by the US Marines servicing kids in need over the holidays
| San Francisco Brewing Company, Ghirardelli Square
Holiday Festival at Ghirardelli Square + Toys for Tots Drive (SF)
Value Culture, 501c3 non profit & The San Francisco Brewing Company invite you to Holidays @ The Square in support of Toys for Tots! All ages welcome to celebrate the holidays at SF Brewing Company at Ghirardelli Square for Value Culture’s 9th annual Toys for Tots ...
Free Music Show in SF Chinatown (Every Saturday)
Saturday, December 4 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 2 Waverly Place, San Francisco, CA 94108
Free Music Show in SF Chinatown (Every Saturday)

, we organize a free music show for the public. Located in the heart of Chinatown, Clarion is a performing arts center. Here at Clarion, we believe that arts should be accessible to everyone regardless of race, gender and socioeconomic status. That is why ...Every Saturday

Classical Revolution Saturdays at Liberties Bar (SF)
Saturday, December 4 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE $5-20 suggested donation
| 998 Valencia Street
Classical Revolution Saturdays at Liberties Bar (SF)

2-4pm at Liberties Bar (new time starting 11/13) 998 Guerrero Street @ 22nd Street SF Liberties Bar and Classical Revolution present live music on our sidewalk patio. Admission is free, suggested donation $5-20 to support the musicians. Liberties features a new diverse food ...Every Saturday

Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir’s 36th Annual Holiday Concert
Saturday, December 4 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free General Admission or $110 VIP Ticket
| Jack London Square
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir's 36th Annual Holiday Concert
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir’s 36th Annual Holiday Concert SING JOY! Sat, Dec 4, 2021 4:00 PM OIGC is presenting its first live in-person event in almost 2 years! Register to get updates on the latest event details. The concert is free to the public. A ticketed VIP reception with ...
Caltrain Holiday Train Whistle-Stop Tour: World’s Largest Toy Train | 2021
Saturday, December 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Caltrain Holiday Train Whistle-Stop Tour: World's Largest Toy Train | 2021

After cancelling the festive Holiday Train in 2020, Caltrain has announced its bringing back its World’s Largest Toy Train on December 4-5, 2021. Decorated with 70,000 glittering lights, the dazzling Caltrain Holiday Train will fire up its engine this December to delight Bay Area families with holiday ...

Inner Sunset Holiday Lights Stroll 2021
Saturday, December 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free Event
| Inner Sunset Holiday Lights Stroll,
Inner Sunset Holiday Lights Stroll 2021
The Inner Sunset Merchants Association invites you to come to our first annual Inner Sunset Holiday Lights Stroll on Saturday, December 4th from 5 pm – 8 pm. Join the Inner Sunset Merchants Association and partners, Sunset Mercantile, Inner Sunset Park Neighbors, and Jefferson Elementary ...
Alameda’s “Noelfest”+ Night Market at Almanac Beer Co. (Dec. 3-5)
Saturday, December 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Noelfest is free to attend and food & drink are pay as you go
| Almanac Barrel House, Brewery & Taproom
Alameda's "Noelfest"+ Night Market at Almanac Beer Co. (Dec. 3-5)

‘TIS THE SEASON! Join Almanac for a rockin’ kick-off to the holiday season with live music, a night market featuring local makers and artists, and some very special beer releases! FRIDAY, DECEMBER 3RD Music: Roem Baur Trio 6pm-9pm Food: Copper Top Ovens Pizza SATURDAY, DECEMBER ...

Sunday, December 5

“The Nooner” Free Outdoor Concert + Meet Chickens & Goats (The New Farm)
Sunday, December 5 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Farm
"The Nooner" Free Outdoor Concert + Meet Chickens & Goats (The New Farm)

THE NOONER: Free music and fun at the New Farm every first Sunday beginning at NOON and presented by Maracuja! 12-4pm 10 Cargo Way, SF. Oct.3/ Nov.7/Dec.5 Psychedelic music and arts and crafts. So much San Francisco culture and community every weekend at the New ...Monthly

Alameda’s “Noelfest” Winter Beer Party at Almanac Beer Co.
Sunday, December 5 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Noelfest is free to attend and food & drink are pay as you go
| Almanac Barrel House, Brewery & Taproom
Alameda's "Noelfest" Winter Beer Party at Almanac Beer Co.

‘TIS THE SEASON! Join Almanac for a rockin’ kick-off to the holiday season with live music, a night market featuring local makers and artists, and some very special beer releases! FRIDAY, DECEMBER 3RD Music: Roem Baur Trio 6pm-9pm Food: Copper Top Ovens Pizza SATURDAY, DECEMBER ...

Caltrain Holiday Train Whistle-Stop Tour: World’s Largest Toy Train | 2021
Sunday, December 5 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Caltrain Holiday Train Whistle-Stop Tour: World's Largest Toy Train | 2021

After cancelling the festive Holiday Train in 2020, Caltrain has announced its bringing back its World’s Largest Toy Train on December 4-5, 2021. Decorated with 70,000 glittering lights, the dazzling Caltrain Holiday Train will fire up its engine this December to delight Bay Area families with holiday ...

Monday, December 6

“The Monday Night Band” Live at Tupelo (North Beach)
Monday, December 6 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Tupelo
"The Monday Night Band" Live at Tupelo (North Beach)

The Monday Night Band is a San Francisco based funk, r&b, soul, and Top 40’s band.  Over the years we’ve had the pleasure of supporting the Bay Area’s best vocalists and instrumentalists, all the while creating and enjoying musical and personal chemistry amongst house band ...Every Monday

Wednesday, December 8

Zeitgeist’s Free Outdoor Concert Night (Every Wednesday)
Wednesday, December 8 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
Zeitgeist's Free Outdoor Concert Night (Every Wednesday)

Heyo, come out each Wednesday from 7 pm – 9 pm at Zeitgeist for free Live Music in our beer garden. Each week, we feature different local Bay Area bands from Bluegrass, Blues, Country and Soul music genres. Check out our events page for more ...Every Wednesday

Saturday, December 11

Free Music Show in SF Chinatown (Every Saturday)
Saturday, December 11 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 2 Waverly Place, San Francisco, CA 94108
Free Music Show in SF Chinatown (Every Saturday)

, we organize a free music show for the public. Located in the heart of Chinatown, Clarion is a performing arts center. Here at Clarion, we believe that arts should be accessible to everyone regardless of race, gender and socioeconomic status. That is why ...Every Saturday

Classical Revolution Saturdays at Liberties Bar (SF)
Saturday, December 11 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE $5-20 suggested donation
| 998 Valencia Street
Classical Revolution Saturdays at Liberties Bar (SF)

2-4pm at Liberties Bar (new time starting 11/13) 998 Guerrero Street @ 22nd Street SF Liberties Bar and Classical Revolution present live music on our sidewalk patio. Admission is free, suggested donation $5-20 to support the musicians. Liberties features a new diverse food ...Every Saturday

2021 Jack London Square Tree Lighting Ceremony (Oakland)
Saturday, December 11 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
2021 Jack London Square Tree Lighting Ceremony (Oakland)
Join us for a FREE Holiday Tree Lighting at Jack London Square on Saturday, December 11th, from 6pm to 8pm located at the plaza near Plank. There will be live entertainment featuring laser light shows, snowfall, Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir, the Merrie Old Christmas carolers, peppermint princess elf ...

Sunday, December 12

SF Civic Strings Free Winter Concert
Sunday, December 12 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are gratefully accepted, with a $10-$20 suggested donation per person. 
| First Baptist Church SF 22 Waller Street San Francisco
The San Francisco Civic Music Association presents SF Civic Strings’ winter concert. PROGRAM Edward Elgar – Serenade for Strings Scott Joplin – Solace and Elite Syncopations George Frideric Handel – Concerto Grosso Op 6. No. 7 Joseph Haydn – Divertimento in E-flat Giuseppe Antonio Brescianello – Chaconne a 6 Music Director & ...

Monday, December 13

“The Monday Night Band” Live at Tupelo (North Beach)
Monday, December 13 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Tupelo
"The Monday Night Band" Live at Tupelo (North Beach)

The Monday Night Band is a San Francisco based funk, r&b, soul, and Top 40’s band.  Over the years we’ve had the pleasure of supporting the Bay Area’s best vocalists and instrumentalists, all the while creating and enjoying musical and personal chemistry amongst house band ...Every Monday

Wednesday, December 15

Zeitgeist’s Free Outdoor Concert Night (Every Wednesday)
Wednesday, December 15 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
Zeitgeist's Free Outdoor Concert Night (Every Wednesday)

Heyo, come out each Wednesday from 7 pm – 9 pm at Zeitgeist for free Live Music in our beer garden. Each week, we feature different local Bay Area bands from Bluegrass, Blues, Country and Soul music genres. Check out our events page for more ...Every Wednesday

Saturday, December 18

Free Music Show in SF Chinatown (Every Saturday)
Saturday, December 18 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 2 Waverly Place, San Francisco, CA 94108
Free Music Show in SF Chinatown (Every Saturday)

, we organize a free music show for the public. Located in the heart of Chinatown, Clarion is a performing arts center. Here at Clarion, we believe that arts should be accessible to everyone regardless of race, gender and socioeconomic status. That is why ...Every Saturday

Classical Revolution Saturdays at Liberties Bar (SF)
Saturday, December 18 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE $5-20 suggested donation
| 998 Valencia Street
Classical Revolution Saturdays at Liberties Bar (SF)

2-4pm at Liberties Bar (new time starting 11/13) 998 Guerrero Street @ 22nd Street SF Liberties Bar and Classical Revolution present live music on our sidewalk patio. Admission is free, suggested donation $5-20 to support the musicians. Liberties features a new diverse food ...Every Saturday

Monday, December 20

“The Monday Night Band” Live at Tupelo (North Beach)
Monday, December 20 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Tupelo
"The Monday Night Band" Live at Tupelo (North Beach)

The Monday Night Band is a San Francisco based funk, r&b, soul, and Top 40’s band.  Over the years we’ve had the pleasure of supporting the Bay Area’s best vocalists and instrumentalists, all the while creating and enjoying musical and personal chemistry amongst house band ...Every Monday

Wednesday, December 22

Zeitgeist’s Free Outdoor Concert Night (Every Wednesday)
Wednesday, December 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
Zeitgeist's Free Outdoor Concert Night (Every Wednesday)

Heyo, come out each Wednesday from 7 pm – 9 pm at Zeitgeist for free Live Music in our beer garden. Each week, we feature different local Bay Area bands from Bluegrass, Blues, Country and Soul music genres. Check out our events page for more ...Every Wednesday

Saturday, December 25

Free Music Show in SF Chinatown (Every Saturday)
Saturday, December 25 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 2 Waverly Place, San Francisco, CA 94108
Free Music Show in SF Chinatown (Every Saturday)

, we organize a free music show for the public. Located in the heart of Chinatown, Clarion is a performing arts center. Here at Clarion, we believe that arts should be accessible to everyone regardless of race, gender and socioeconomic status. That is why ...Every Saturday