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Sunday, May 16

Walk to Cure Arthritis
Sunday, May 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE
The Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis is where we become ONE, rising up to fight this life-altering disease even harder. Where we join hand in hand to celebrate arthritis warriors and raise crucial funds for innovative research, resources, and a cure. One in every ...
“Fillmore Marketplace” Small Black-Owned Businesses (1st & 3rd Sundays)
Sunday, May 16 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fillmore & O'Farrell
"Fillmore Marketplace" Small Black-Owned Businesses (1st & 3rd Sundays)

Support Black-owned small businesses in a safe and socially distanced marketplace located in the historic Fillmore district. Vendors sell jewelry, clothes, home goods, art, bath and body, and masks. You can also order customized gift basket orders. See marketplace updates on Instagram and Facebook The ...Monthly

Classical Revolution 1st and 3rd Sundays at Liberties Bar SF
Sunday, May 16 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5-20 suggested
| Liberties Bar
Classical Revolution 1st and 3rd Sundays at Liberties Bar SF

1st and 3rd Sundays 2-4pm Join us for food, drinks, and live music at Liberties Bar. Admission is free, suggested donation $5-20 Classical Revolution was founded in the fall of 2006 with the goal of making classical chamber more relevant in our neighborhoods and communities. ...Monthly

Scattered Melodies Virtual Korean “Old First Concerts” Online Live Stream
Scattered Melodies Virtual Korean "Old First Concerts" Online Live Stream
Kim Juk Pa (1911-1989) Scattered Melodies (Kim Juk Pa Gayageum Sanjo) Sanjo, which translates to ‘scattered melodies’, is a form of music in which an organized rhythmic progression of movements is performed on a solo instrument. It was inspired by the popularity of improvised instrumental shaman ...
“Classical Revolution” Sidewalk Sunday Concerts at Atlas Cafe
Sunday, May 16 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5-20 suggested, reservations available
| Atlas Cafe
"Classical Revolution" Sidewalk Sunday Concerts at Atlas Cafe

Atlas Cafe 3049 20th Street (at Alabama Street) SF 5-7pm Classical Revolution brings live music to the Atlas Cafe sidewalk parklet. Enjoy their special wine and food menu while listening to some of the best classical music as well as modern classics. Admission ...Every Sunday

Monday, May 17

Windowsill Herbs and Greens Workshop
Monday, May 17 – 10:00 am | Cost: $25*
*25-50 RSVP required
Learn to successfully grow herbs and greens in windowsill boxes so you can have fresh food even without a garden!
The Marsh’s Online Storytelling Night (Every Monday)
The Marsh's Online Storytelling Night (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, May 17 – 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

Tuesday, May 18

Japanese Cut Flower ArtScapes “Ikebana” Exhibit Installaion
Tuesday, May 18 – 10:00 am | Cost: $10*
*Free for the Garden members, $10 for non- members (admission fee)
| Ruth Bancroft Garden
Japanese Cut Flower ArtScapes "Ikebana" Exhibit Installaion
The Ruth Bancroft Garden and San Francisco’s Sogestsu School of Ikebana are proud to present this unusual exhibition of large-scale works that will incorporate plant materials from the Garden itself and be on display throughout in this first-ever wholly outdoor ikebana exhibit at the Garden. ...
The Exploratorium’s Updates on Mars & The Perseverance Rover
Tuesday, May 18 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Not Specified
| Online Event,
The Exploratorium's Updates on Mars & The Perseverance Rover
Following the successful landing, or “landing,” of the Perseverance rover on February 18, we’ll catch up with Exploratorium astronomer Isabel Hawkins, who will update us with the latest news from the Mars probe. What happened? Where have you explored? What have you found and where ...
Classical Revolution Tuesdays at Casements Bar SF
Tuesday, May 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5-20 suggested donation
Classical Revolution Tuesdays at Casements Bar SF

Casements Bar 2351 Mission St (btwn 19th and 20th St) SF Saturdays 3-5pm (through May 1st) Tuesdays 6-8pm Admission is free, but seating is limited. You may reserve a table for up to 6 people for only $20. 100% of reservations fees go to the ...Every Tuesday

$5.50 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, May 18 – 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

SHELTER IN PLACE UPDATE / As of December 7, 2020 Contra Costa County has banned drive-in movies until January 4, 2021 which likely will affect Solano Drive-In in Concord. Santa Clara County has made no statement either way and doesn’t appear to ban drive-ins so ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, May 19

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

Still Open / SHELTER IN PLACE UPDATE: 12/7/20 –  Outdoor gardens are specifically allowed and exempt from closures in the Shelter-in-Place order from December 6 to January 4. “Outdoor botanical gardens and historic sites may remain open” – We confirmed with the SF’s parks department ...Every Wednesday

ArtScapes in the Garden: Ikebana Exhibit (May 19-23)
Wednesday, May 19 – 10:00 am | Cost: $10*
*FREE with General Garden Admission ($10). FREE for kids 12 and under
| Ruth Bancroft Garden
ArtScapes in the Garden: Ikebana Exhibit (May 19-23)
The Ruth Bancroft Garden and San Francisco’s Sogestsu School of Ikebana are proud to present this unusual exhibition of large scale works that will incorporate plant materials from the Garden itself and be on display throughout in this first-ever wholly outdoor ikebana exhibit at the ...
Castro Farmers’ Market (Every Wednesday)
Wednesday, May 19 – 2:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Castro Farmers' Market
Castro Farmers' Market (Every Wednesday)

Welcome back your favorite farmers to the corner of Market and Noe Streets as they offer their amazing citrus, tasty root vegetables, honey, flowers, baked goods, and beautiful leafy greens.  Castro Farmers’ Market Every Wed., Mar. 17-Nov. 17, 2021 | 2:30p-7p Castro Farmer’s Market, Noe ...Every Wednesday

San Francisco’s Asian Small Business Forum
Wednesday, May 19 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Online
San Francisco's Asian Small Business Forum
Join our friends at Doordash during APA heritage month as we spotlight San Francisco’s Asian small business community During this Forum, 5 Asian-owned San Francisco small business owners will tell their story and share details of how they are pivoting and embracing new ways of doing ...
Virtual “Garden Feast” for San Francisco Botanical Garden
Wednesday, May 19 – 5:30 pm | Cost: $1*
*Donations of any amount appreciated
| San Francisco Botanical Garden
Virtual "Garden Feast" for San Francisco Botanical Garden
Wed, May 19, 5:30-6:30pm Pacific time While we won’t be able to feast together at the Garden this year, we look forward to celebrating this annual tradition with you online. This past year has made us long for travel, so we invite you to travel the world ...

Thursday, May 20

“Mission Community Market” Night Farmers Market (SF)
Thursday, May 20 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Community Market
"Mission Community Market" Night Farmers Market (SF)

2021 updates Now in its 11th year, the popular neighborhood market will be reopening with a lineup of 20+ small local farms and food businesses, offering a diversity of fresh fruits and vegetables, food crafts, and hot prepared foods for Mission residents. More vendors will ...Every Thursday

Impact Bay Area “Intro to Personal Safety” Virtual Class
Thursday, May 20 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donation $0-30
Impact Bay Area "Intro to Personal Safety" Virtual Class
This one-hour class provides an overview of IMPACT Bay Area’s approach to personal safety. We think of self-defense as a spectrum that starts with the first feelings in your body when you notice a situation might not be safe, through physical self-defense if necessary, all ...
Free Uruguayan Wines Masterclass
Thursday, May 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP REQUIRED
Free Uruguayan Wines Masterclass
Fall in love with Uruguayan wine and learn more about the country’s rich culture. The Consulate General of Uruguay in San Francisco hosts a free, online Uruguayan Wines Masterclass on 5/20 from 7 to 8 PM PDT led by sommelière and Wines of Uruguay’s brand ambassador, ...
“yMusic” w/ Cal Peformances
"yMusic" w/ Cal Peformances
New-music ensemble yMusic boasts an impressive list of collaborators and admirers from across the musical spectrum—artists ranging from Paul Simon and Bill T. Jones to Regina Spektor and Ben Folds. With the instrumentation of string trio, flute, clarinet, and trumpet/horn, the flexible sextet—comprised entirely by ...

Friday, May 21

SF’s “Crazy Funny Asians” Virtual Comedy Show (Live)
SF's "Crazy Funny Asians" Virtual Comedy Show (Live)

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

“Pay-What-You-Can” Taco Day at SF’s Tato (Every Friday)
"Pay-What-You-Can" Taco Day at SF's Tato (Every Friday)

While many restaurants are struggling, San Francisco Mexican restaurant TATO wants to give back. They’re bringing back their “Taco Love” special which features a two taco plate with sides, and pay-what-you-can pricing. Pay-What-You-Can Taco Day Tato 4608 3rd St. (@ McKinnon) San Francisco (Bayview) Every ...Every Friday

“Two Funny Mamas” Virtual Comedy Show w/ Sherri Shepherd & Kym Whitley
Friday, May 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $20*
*$20 GA
"Two Funny Mamas" Virtual Comedy Show w/ Sherri Shepherd & Kym Whitley
It’s always a good time when Sherri Shepherd and Kym Whitley blend their comedic power that speaks to culture, sisterhood, moms, and working women everywhere! WHAT TO EXPECT Live funny talk show with Sherri Shepherd & Kym Whitley Live studio audience selected from ticket buyers Live Q&A from the ...
On Postcolonial Astrology
Friday, May 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Online
On Postcolonial Astrology
Astrologer and author Alice Sparkly Kat is ushering in a new wave of astrology that is intersectional, inclusive, and geared towards queer and POC communities. In their cross-cultural approach to understanding astrology as a magical language, Alice uses our historical and collective constructs of the ...

Saturday, May 22

SFMOMA Free Museum Day (May 2021)
SFMOMA Free Museum Day (May 2021)

SFMOMA has announced free access to the museum for four days in 2021. Join them at an upcoming Free Day for our entire community or spread the love of art with the young people in your life at Free Family Day. Read full details. Tickets ...

SFMOMA Free Family Day
SFMOMA Free Family Day

SFMOMA has announced free access to the museum for four days in 2021. Join them at an upcoming Free Day for our entire community or spread the love of art with the young people in your life at Free Family Day. Read full details. Tickets ...

SF Chinatown “Walkway Weekends” Saturdays & Sundays (Thru June 2021)
Saturday, May 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Chinatown (Grant & California)
SF Chinatown "Walkway Weekends" Saturdays & Sundays (Thru June 2021)

San Francisco Chinatown’s iconic Grant Avenue will be closed off to traffic and cars for a pleasant open walkway under vibrant red lanterns every weekend — now through June 2021. Enjoy a historic street stroll, outdoor dining, and an Asian shopping experience. San Francisco Chinatown ...Every Saturday

“World Goth Day” Outdoor Art/Fashion/Music Celebration
Saturday, May 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free All Day
| al Fresco Dining Park
"World Goth Day" Outdoor Art/Fashion/Music Celebration
Come out of your coffins and join us as we celebrate the art, fashion and music of all things Goth…in the great outdoors. Support your local goth artists!! We’ve got a fabulous line-up of artists & vendors! Patrons can enjoy the al Fresco Dining Park ...
The Stud’s “Drag Alive Online” Every Saturday
The Stud's "Drag Alive Online" Every Saturday

Thanks to SFist for letting us know that The Stud and Oasis are going virtual with their  Drag Shows Online. Not even the global pandemic can stop the Queens! Enjoy a weekly dose of virtual humor, flashy, queer and everything drag with The Stud and Oasis Online Drag Show. The ...Every Saturday