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Monday, November 23

Under the Dome: Paul Celan “Romanian Born Poet” at 100
Under the Dome: Paul Celan "Romanian Born Poet" at 100
Celebration a reading and discussion of the great Romanian-born poet Paul Celan on the occasion of his 100th birthday with Judith Butler, Fady Joudah, and more guests TBD, hosted by Robert Kaufman.
The Marsh’s Zoom Storytelling Night: 4 Performers Every Monday
The Marsh's Zoom Storytelling Night: 4 Performers Every Monday

As many of you know, The Marsh has postponed all in-person shows until further notice, but that won’t stop Monday Night Marsh from continuing to bring you the unique stories we all love. Monday Night MarshStream is our new Monday Night Marsh with a few ...Every Monday

Free Virtual Starline Comedy | Oakland
Monday, November 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.
| Starline Social Club
Free Virtual Starline Comedy | Oakland

In response to the current health crisis, the “Free Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food ‘ will be presented virtually until further notice. Comedians Irene Tu and Andrew Orolfo bring you the best local and nationally touring stand-up comedians to Starline Social Club’s intimate ...Every Monday

Rainbow Grocery’s “Reservations” for Late Night Thanksgiving Shopping (Nov 23-24)
Monday, November 23 – 9:15 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Reservations required. Groceries for purchase
| Rainbow Grocery
Rainbow Grocery's “Reservations” for Late Night Thanksgiving Shopping (Nov 23-24)

Rainbow Grocery has just launched their new After Hours Reserved Shopping in advance of Thanksgiving. Reserve your time slot in advance online to shop after hours. You’ll enjoy a much quieter shopping experience as they’re reducing capacity to only 35 shoppers. Select days include November ...

Tuesday, November 24

Thanksgiving “Fall Holiday Farmers Market” at Ferry Building
Tuesday, November 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Ferry Building
Thanksgiving "Fall Holiday Farmers Market" at Ferry Building
Fill your holiday table with locally grown goodies from the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market on Tuesday, November 24, 10 am to 2 pm. You’ll find our regular Tuesday farms along with some special pop-ups to make for a unique, delicious, and truly local fall feast. Stock ...
“Cook With Me Live” w/ TikTok star Eitan Bernath
Tuesday, November 24 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Whether you’re a bonafide home chef or a total noob in the kitchen, come join TikTok star Eitan Bernath and Sara Echeagaray as they whip up a meal from Eitan’s new cookbook! Hang out with Sara and Eitan and even follow along with the same ...
Piano Masterworks of Schubert and Chopin w/ Jon Nakamatsu
Tuesday, November 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Piano Masterworks of Schubert and Chopin w/ Jon Nakamatsu
Van Cliburn Competition winner and Bay Area legend Jon Nakamatsu plays piano masterworks of Schubert and Chopin in this performance/conversation with Maestro Klein, including discussions of how competitions affect performing careers and remembrances of concert tours together.
$5.50 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, November 24 – 8:30 pm | Cost: $5.50*
*$5.50 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $1.75
| Solano 2 Drive In
$5.50 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord, have reopened for nightly film screenings this week, but with new rules in place to ensure minimal contact. Thanks to Alt105 for letting us know. ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, November 25

Free Admission Hour “Japanese Tea Garden” at GG Park
Free Admission Hour "Japanese Tea Garden" at GG Park

The Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park officially re-opened its doors to the public Wednesday, July 22 with modifications to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced today. Formerly open seven days a week, the Japanese Tea Garden ...Every Wednesday

The Premise “Virtual Comedy Show”
Wednesday, November 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Laundry
The Premise "Virtual Comedy Show"

Every joke starts with a premise and every Wednesday Comedians Jeff Dean, James Mwaura and Andrew Orolfo bring together the best local and nationally touring stand-up comedians to turn these premises into hilarious bits. In the age of the Coronavirus Quarentine, The Premise will be ...Every Wednesday

Thursday, November 26

“Thanksgiving Lunch” at Zeitgeist w/ $8 Bloody Marys + Spiked Hot Spiced Cider
Thursday, November 26 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
"Thanksgiving Lunch" at Zeitgeist w/ $8 Bloody Marys + Spiked Hot Spiced Cider
Come out for the full plate of fixings for Thanksgiving this year. We are doing a lunch service with drink specials to get your turkey day started. Can’t join your real family this year? Come spend it with us. We’re only open from 11:30 am ...
Livesteam Theater “Home (Literally) For The Holidays” (Nov 26 – Dec 6)
Thursday, November 26 – All Day | Cost: $20
Livesteam Theater "Home (Literally) For The Holidays" (Nov 26 - Dec 6)
42nd Street Moon presents MoonBeams: HOME (LITERALLY) FOR THE HOLIDAYS Available: November 26 – December 6, 2020 Tickets: https://42ndstmoon.org/moonbeams/ In the style of great holiday variety shows from Perry Como, Andy Williams, John Denver, Cher, and countless others, we bring you an evening of music, laughter, and love from ...

Friday, November 27

5th Annual “For The Culture Market” w/ 50+ Black Women Makers (Nov 27-28)
Friday, November 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE
5th Annual "For The Culture Market" w/ 50+ Black Women Makers (Nov 27-28)
The 5th Annual For The Culture Market is a two-day online shopping event featuring a marketplace of 50+ Black women creators and makers as well as interactive workshops, virtual shop tours, entertainment and more. The marketplace will take place on Black Friday, November 27, and ...
POSTPONED: Oakland Museum of CA Reopens w/ Free Days (Nov. 27-29)
Friday, November 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP and timed tickets required
| Oakland Museum of California
POSTPONED: Oakland Museum of CA Reopens w/ Free Days (Nov. 27-29)

POSTPONED Oakland Museum Of California Announces Its Reopening To The Public On Friday, November 27 With Free Weekend Access After Eight Months of Temporary Closure, OMCA Reopens with New Safety Protocols in Place Including Timed Ticketing, Limited Capacity, and Reduced Hours UPDATE: On Monday, November ...

Holiday Scavenger Hunt at Santana Row (Nov 27 – Dec 3)
Friday, November 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santana Row
Holiday Scavenger Hunt at Santana Row (Nov 27 - Dec 3)
November 27 – December 3, during Concierge hours You won’t want to miss the Santana Scavenger Hunt, exploring Santana Row’s unique holiday decorations. Pick up your clues at the Santana Row Concierge or download your own at www.SantanaRow/holiday.com and bring the whole family along to search ...
Santa’s Coming to Westfield Valley Fair: Photos w/ Kids (Nov 27 – Dec 23)
Friday, November 27 – 11:00 am | Cost: $39.99*
*Photo packages start at $39.99. Reservations are required
| Westfield Valley Fair
Santa's Coming to Westfield Valley Fair: Photos w/ Kids (Nov 27 - Dec 23)
A visit with Santa is a part of the holiday experience for so many people and this year, Westfield Valley Fair partnered with Cherry Hill Programs to bring Santa to the center starting November 27. Cherry Hill Programs is a renowned holiday photo experience provider, ...
“Urban Air Market” Online Holiday Show (Nov. 27-28)
Friday, November 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE
"Urban Air Market" Online Holiday Show (Nov. 27-28)

This holiday season, Urban Air Market has partnered with Shop Lit Live to launch our first ever Urban Air Market Holiday Show: Online Edition. Join 50 + of our favorite brands as we “go live” to share our newest creations and holiday gift ideas with anyone who has the app.As an ...

SF’s Winter Wonderland Holiday Market & Christmas Tree Stroll
Friday, November 27 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ghirardelli Square
SF's Winter Wonderland Holiday Market & Christmas Tree Stroll
Join us for a festive Holiday Market presented by Fog City Flea and a self-guided Christmas Tree Stroll with trees decorated by the talented students at the Academy of Art. Linger in the square until sundown to catch our holiday lights for the first time ...
“Santa’s Homeless” Black Friday Climate Change Protest
Friday, November 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Powell & Market
"Santa's Homeless" Black Friday Climate Change Protest
This year, Santa and Mrs. Claus are coming to San Francisco early. They want to tell everyone about their grim situation because they know they aren’t alone. Similar, urgent problems are also affecting countless others — homelessness, sickness, joblessness, you name it. It’s called climate ...
Drive In Movie Night: National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
Friday, November 27 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $40 | Sonoma County Fairgrounds
Drive In Movie Night: National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
Join Us for more Family Friendly Drive In Entertainment the is Live, Local and Safely Social Featuring National Lampoon s Christmas Vacation Tickets on sale now BayAreaPopUpEvents.com
“Cathy Ladman” Live at the Alameda Comedy Club
Friday, November 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $25 | Alameda Comedy Club
"Cathy Ladman" Live at the Alameda Comedy Club
The best way to get inside Cathy Ladman’s head is to see her live. As one of the country’s top comedians, Ladman’s show is a self-probing vehicle that draws laughter from exposing personal neuroses. She has not only appeared on “The Tonight Show” nine times, ...
“The Jerky Boys” Are Back: Livestream Album Release Party
Friday, November 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$15 GA, $25 VIP
"The Jerky Boys" Are Back: Livestream Album Release Party
Come and celebrate with Johnny Brennan (along with Frank Rizzo, Sol Rosenberg, Jack Tors, and some new characters) for one night only to celebrate the release of the first Jerky Boys album in almost 25 years. Johnny will host the evening and discuss the history ...
Yo-Yo Ma and Kathryn Stott: Songs of Comfort and Hope
Yo-Yo Ma and Kathryn Stott: Songs of Comfort and Hope
Peerless cellist and internationally beloved music ambassador Yo-Yo Ma has devoted his career to projects that connect people across geographic and cultural divides. In a recital perfect for holiday viewing by the whole family, Ma and fellow musical explorer, the acclaimed pianist Kathryn Stott join ...
7p Show – “HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (San Francisco)
7p Show - "HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (San Francisco)

Get ready for SF’s very first fully-dedicated outdoor comedy club – part of our new pop-up (and socially-distant) comedy shows at unique outdoor spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a new venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location the morning ...

“Crazy Funny Asians” Virtual Comedy Live from San Francisco
"Crazy Funny Asians" Virtual Comedy Live from San Francisco

Inspired by the blockbuster movie, see some of the Bay Area’s top comedians at San Francisco’s Crazy Funny Asians comedy showcase! Let’s celebrate the Bay’s Asian-American culture and heritage with laughs. Join Us – RSVP on Eventbrite and we’ll send you the secret Zoom link ...Every Friday

9p Show – “HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (San Francisco)
9p Show - "HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (San Francisco)

Get ready for SF’s very first fully-dedicated outdoor comedy club – part of our new pop-up (and socially-distant) comedy shows at unique outdoor spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a new venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location the morning ...

Saturday, November 28

Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)
Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)

COVID-19 Update – Free Saturdays are back as of September 26, 2020. Timed tickets will be required. Reserve in advance online, or limited number of tickets may be available the membership desk the day of. Review updated social-distancing rules Things may change – Check the de young site and social ...Every Saturday

Free “Legion of Honor” Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)
Free "Legion of Honor" Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)

Starting up again on October 31st after a 6-month closure, every Saturday, the Legion of Honor offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to Bay Area residents. Advanced tickets are required, and capacity is limited due to COVID-19 precautions. Please note that admission to ...Every Saturday

“For The Culture” Holiday Market to Support Black Women (Nov. 27-28)
Saturday, November 28 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE
"For The Culture" Holiday Market to Support Black Women (Nov. 27-28)

Shop for everyone on your list and celebrate Black women creators this holiday season at the For the Culture Holiday Market, a two-day online event featuring more than 50 vendors, virtual shop tours, interactive workshops, music, and more surprises to be announced. Get your free ...

“Dickens Fair” at Home Virtual 2020 Festival (Nov 21-Dec 24)
Saturday, November 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE
"Dickens Fair" at Home Virtual 2020 Festival (Nov 21-Dec 24)
Red Barn Productions is pleased to announce Dickens Fair at Home, a free online Christmas compendium that brings home the magic of the Great Dickens Christmas Fair & Victorian Holiday Party – a beloved Bay Area holiday tradition. Like most other in-person events in 2020, the Great Dickens Christmas ...