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Thursday, August 29

The Final Asian Art Museum $10 Thursday Night of 2019 | SF
The Final Asian Art Museum $10 Thursday Night of 2019 | SF

The Asian Art Museum is back on Valentine’s Day February 14 through August 29, 2019. The museum will be open until 9 pm on Thursdays and general admission is just $10. You can spend an evening in their beautiful building enjoying the galleries, fun talks, ...Every Thursday

5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF
5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF

Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar is a unique farm-to-table Italian-Venezuelan restaurant in the Mission that has a special 5-Course Tasting Menu with 2-for-1 fresh-fruit tropical drinks on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Read the awesome review of this $39 tasting menu in the Chronicle. Francesca’s has ...Every Thursday

Seratones Free In-store Concert | Amoeba SF
Thursday, August 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
Seratones Free In-store Concert | Amoeba SF
Join us on Thursday, August 29th at 5pm for a live set and signing with the Seratones. Their new album Power is out August 23rd on New West Records. Get Power at Amoeba SF to get into the signing line and meet the band after ...
Desert NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Desert NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Can’t stand the heat? Chill out and explore some of the coolest creatures from some of the planet’s hottest climates at Desert NightLife. Learn about bat ecology and immunology and examine bat skeletons with Hannah Frank, postdoctoral fellow at Stanford.
Exploratorium After Dark: Bottom of the 9th | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Bottom of the 9th | Pier 15
Do you know the science behind America’s national pastime? Why is a ball stitched, what’s inside, and how does its makeup affect the physics of throwing the ball? How does a pitcher throw a curveball or a knuckleball, and how can a ball be either ...
Free Author Talk: Edible Art from Apple to Zucchini | Omnivore Books
Thursday, August 29 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Omnivore Books on Food
Free Author Talk: Edible Art from Apple to Zucchini | Omnivore Books
Throughout history, visual and performance artists of all stripes and degrees of renown have rendered their visions within the whimsical medium of food. But however ubiquitous the practice may be, in Carolyn Tillie’s deeply satisfying and gloriously illustrated A Feast for the Eyes, we embark ...
The Great Cable Car Chase | SF
Thursday, August 29 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | A Runner's Mind San Francisco
The Great Cable Car Chase | SF

Join us as we find ourselves a cable car to race (and beat) in our favorite monthly San Francisco tradition – The Great Cable Car Chase. We’ll be racing the Powell/Hyde cable car on Hyde Street from Bay to Chestnut in two blocks of uphill ...Monthly

Win Tix: San Geronimo Live with Mad Alchemy’s Liquid Light Show | The Chapel
Thursday, August 29 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Chapel
Marin favorites San Geronimo perform Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon in its entirety at the Chapel in San Francisco on Thursday, August 29th with a liquid light show display by Mad Alchemy. > Get Tickets – $18 Adv / $20 Door Described by the San ...
Young Franco: Free Indie/Electronic Dance Concert | SF
Thursday, August 29 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free w/ RSVP -Limited for 1st (500x) RSVPs
| 1015 Folsom
Young Franco: Free Indie/Electronic Dance Concert | SF
Young Franco is Australia’s answer to Kaytranada. Soulful, funky dance music with a slight touch of hip hop & disco. It’s dance floor satisfaction, guaranteed with one of Australia’s hottest young talents making his SF debut on Thursday, August 29th at 10 pm.

Friday, August 30

Summer Fridays at SPIN: Free Ping Pong Day | Final Day
Friday, August 30 – 12:00 pm | | SPiN Ping Pong Social Club
Summer Fridays at SPIN: Free Ping Pong Day | Final Day

What’s better than leaving work early on a Friday to play ping pong and get happy hour drink speicals? Celebrate summer in August with SPIN. Leave work early on Fridays, and from noon to 5pm, come play ping pong for free and get happy hour ...Every Friday

2019 CAL Football Season Kick Off Party | Berkeley
Friday, August 30 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Berkeley BART
2019 CAL Football Season Kick Off Party | Berkeley
Downtown Berkeley Association is excited to co-host the 2019 CAL Football Season Kick Off party in the Downtown Plaza with Cal Athletics on August 30th 5 pm-7 pm. The evening will be filled with give-a-ways, fun photo ops, the Cal Marching Band, The Cal Dance Team, ...
“Off the Grid” Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party | SF
Friday, August 30 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center
"Off the Grid" Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party | SF

More than 30 food vendors, with a full bar and bands and DJs? Now that’s a party; it’s also California’s largest weekly street food market. Discover everything from Beijing-style crispy-fried crepes (Jianbing) and Filipino desserts, to handmade pasta, Neapolitan pizza, and Haitian pork griot – along with ...Every Friday

Oracle Park’s Free Summer Concert: 80s Tribute “Tainted Love” | SF
Friday, August 30 – 5:01 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Takes place at Seals Plaza located behind Center Field. No game ticket required.
| Oracle Park (Formerly AT&T Park)
Oracle Park's Free Summer Concert: 80s Tribute "Tainted Love" | SF

The Giants are proud to present the first ever Levi’s Concert Series. Enjoy a free pre-game concert before each Friday night home game. The concerts will feature local bands and artists, such as Barry Zito, Tim Flannery and more. Plus there will have Anchor Brewery ...

“Sinatra Under the Stars” Live Music & Whiskey Tasting | The Park Chalet
Friday, August 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No music cover charge and complimentary whisky tastes
| The Park Chalet
“Sinatra Under the Stars” Live Music & Whiskey Tasting | The Park Chalet
Park Chalet Brewery & Restaurant in San Francisco will host a complimentary “Sinatra Under the Stars” musical performance, plus a whiskey tasting, on Friday, August 30th from 6 pm to 9:00 pm. Guest will be able to enjoy the sounds of Sinatra performed by Perrish D’Andrea ...
Final Day: Live On The Square | Jack London Square
Friday, August 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Final Day: Live On The Square | Jack London Square

Jack London Square announced that after a successful 10 years, its popular Dancing Under the Stars summer dance series will expand to Live on the Square, a free festival featuring offering additional entertainment, food, and fun in addition to the weekly dance lessons. Live on the Square will ...

Free Beach Concert: Papa Doo Run Run | Santa Cruz
Friday, August 30 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Free Beach Concert: Papa Doo Run Run | Santa Cruz

Every summer, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk casts its net and drags in a host of Top 40 bands from the ’70s, ’80s, and early ’90s to play free concerts right on the beach every Friday night. Friday Night Bands on the Beach  Every Friday, June 14 ...

Saturday, August 31

SF’s “Museums for All” Summer of Free Museums | Final Weekend
SF's "Museums for All" Summer of Free Museums | Final Weekend

The city of San Francisco is starting a brand new program to provide free summer admission to 15+  local museums and cultural institutions for all San Francisco residents who receive public benefits. Thanks to the SF Chronicle for the tip-off. Museums with free admission include ...

Free Legion of Honor Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday
Free Legion of Honor Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday

, the Legion of Honor offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to San Francisco residents. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require the full admission price. Saturdays feature engaging art experiences for the entire family, ...Every Saturday

Free de Young Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday
Free de Young Museum Day for SF Residents | Every Saturday

, the de Young offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to San Francisco residents. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require the full admission price. Saturdays feature engaging art experiences for the entire family, including ...Every Saturday

49th Annual Millbrae Art & Wine Festival | Aug 31-Sept 1
Saturday, August 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Millbrae
49th Annual Millbrae Art & Wine Festival | Aug 31-Sept 1

The Bay Area’s biggest Labor Day weekend event, the 49th Annual Millbrae Art & Wine Festival transforms downtown Millbrae into the “Big Easy.” Celebrate the “The Last Blast of Summer” with massive crowds expected for a world-class lineup of music, art, food and mardi gras-style fun. 2019 Millbrae Art & ...

2019 Free Fishing Day | SF
Saturday, August 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier Seven
2019 Free Fishing Day | SF

Have you ever felt the excitement of watching your bobber suddenly jiggle, then dive out of sight? Or feeling the tap-tap-tap of a bass as it tastes the worm on the end of your line? Or having a salmon practically tear the rod out of ...

2019 Kings Mountain Art Fair in the Redwoods | Aug. 31-Sept. 2
Saturday, August 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Kings Mountain Fire Station
2019 Kings Mountain Art Fair in the Redwoods | Aug. 31-Sept. 2

For more than 50 years, every Labor Day weekend, a magical transformation occurs in the redwood forest just 30 miles south of San Francisco. Artist booths pop up around the Kings Mountain Fire Station and local beer and wine begin to flow. The forest becomes ...

Crab Cove Fish Festival: Free Fishing Lessons & Fish Bicycle Parade | Alameda
Saturday, August 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Crab Cove Visitor Center
Crab Cove Fish Festival: Free Fishing Lessons & Fish Bicycle Parade | Alameda
Join for a day of free fish fun with fishing lessons, games, activities, fish prints, crafts, and a Fish-on-a-Bicycle Parade. Crab Cove Fish Festival Saturday, August 31, 2019 | 10 am to 4 pm Crab Cove Visitor Center, 1252 McKay Ave, Alameda FREE Festival Schedule: 10:00 am -noon Fishing Lessons: Space limited ...
3rd Annual Morgan Hill Blues Festival | South Bay
Saturday, August 31 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome
| Morgan Hill Amphitheater
3rd Annual Morgan Hill Blues Festival | South Bay
Grammy nominated and accomplished producer and bassist Tebo will headline this year’s festival bringing his signature blend of funky blues. Frank ‘Tebo” Thibeaux has collaborated with a variety of artists including Herbie Hancock, John Lee Hooker, Kenny Neal and New Edition. The line up will also ...
118th San Francisco City Open Tennis Tournament | Aug. 31-Sept. 2
Saturday, August 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch
| 19th & Dolores (Dolores Park)
118th San Francisco City Open Tennis Tournament | Aug. 31-Sept. 2

During the renovation of the Golden Gate Park Tennis Complex, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department’s 118th Annual San Francisco City Open and NTRP Championships will be held at the iconic Dolores Park, in the heart of the City. Dolores Park has six courts ...

Applebee’s $1 Mai Tai | Final Day
Saturday, August 31 – All Day | Cost: $1 | Applebee's (Participating Locations)
Applebee's $1 Mai Tai | Final Day

Summer break may soon be coming to an end, but you can still get a taste of that island life all month long at Applebee’s®. Starting today, and for the rest of the month, escape to a participating Applebee’s restaurant to wind down at the new neighborhood ...

Free Mimosa “Boozy Brunch” w/ Vegan Options | SF
Saturday, August 31 – 10:30 am | Cost: $12*
*Get one complimentary drink with your brunch - and don't forget to tip like a rockstar. Upgrade to bottomless for $12.
| Francisca's Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar
Free Mimosa "Boozy Brunch" w/ Vegan Options | SF

Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar has a weekly weekend “Boozy Brunch” with one free complimentary mimosa (or “Brunch Punch”) to accompany your brunch on both Saturdays and Sundays. They have a full menu of gourmet-influenced Venezuelan dishes to go along with a twist on your classic ...Every Saturday

Icebreaker Vortex Swim Celebration | SF
Saturday, August 31 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Little Marina Green
Icebreaker Vortex Swim Celebration | SF
In partnership with icebreaker, Ben Lecomte, long-distance open-water swimmer, arrives in San Francisco after swimming 300 nautical miles through the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. On August 31, Ben will swim into San Francisco after 79 days at sea exploring the highest concentration of ocean plastic in ...
Hiero “Family Day In The Park” Free Festival | Oakland
Saturday, August 31 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | deFremery Park
Hiero "Family Day In The Park" Free Festival | Oakland
The Hiero Foundation Presents: Hiero Family Day in the Park, a free community event to be held at Defremery Park. It is open to all ages and will include a range of activities such as the Town Cup Skate Competition, a celebrity 3 on 3 ...
2019 Taco Festival: Lucha Libre Wrestling & 20+Taco Trucks | San Jose
Saturday, August 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free Admission. All Ages Event (21+ to purchase alcohol). $7 Parking on Saturdays at the Flea Market
| Garden at the Flea (Inside the San Jose Flea Market)
2019 Taco Festival: Lucha Libre Wrestling & 20+Taco Trucks | San Jose

Celebrate tacos at the San Jose Taco Festival of Innovation – a feast day filled with tastings, art, music, Lucha Libre, and a curated selection of over 20+ food trucks from all over the Bay Area serving their best rendition of a taco all day. 2019 ...