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Monday, October 22

“Craft-a-thon” Postcards to Voters: DIY Art Crafts | SF
Monday, October 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*It's free to come, but a suggested donation of $5 or $10 will cover postage
| Sports Basement (Bryant St.)
"Craft-a-thon" Postcards to Voters: DIY Art Crafts | SF
Crafty? Angry about recent political events? Unhappy that voting in SF, although important, won’t help change the political climate of the country? Come do something about it in the Postcards to Voters Craft-a-thon. “Craft-a-thon” Postcards to Voters Monday, October 22, 2018 | 6 pm – 8 pm Sports ...
Evening Marvels Free Guided Night Hike | Palo Alto
Monday, October 22 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Pearson-Arastradero Preserve
Evening Marvels Free Guided Night Hike | Palo Alto
Join this unique opportunity to explore Arastradero Preserve at night. You may encounter bats, glow-in-the dark scorpions, owls, spiders, and more. Participants should expect to stay for the entire duration of the hike. Bathroom access will be available at the start and end of the hike. ...

Tuesday, October 23

To Begin the World Over Again: The Life of Thomas Paine | SF Main Library
Tuesday, October 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Koret Auditorium
To Begin the World Over Again: The Life of Thomas Paine | SF Main Library
See Thomas Paine, the Radical Founding Father author of Common Sense, in British actor writer Ian Ruskin’s renowned one-man play. Hear Paine’s words on voting rights, the birth of democracy, and more. “The world is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good ...
Papercuts Indie Pop Concert | Amoeba SF
Tuesday, October 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
Papercuts Indie Pop Concert | Amoeba SF
Papercuts celebrate the new album Parallel Universe Blues (out 10/19 on Slumberland Records) with a live perfomrance and signing at Amoeba. Papercuts’ new album Parallel Universe Blues has a sound that is intimate and close, nicely balancing the sonic concerns of the last few Papercuts records: ...
Great American Read Top-10 Countdown Party w/ Live Music & Raffle Prizes | MIll Valley
Tuesday, October 23 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Sweetwater Music Hall
Great American Read Top-10 Countdown Party w/ Live Music & Raffle Prizes | MIll Valley
It’s the Book Oscars at the Sweetwater Music Hall. Join the Mill Valley Public Library and friends to celebrate PBS’ The Great American Read and discover which book America voted as their #1 favorite. Great American Read Top-10 Countdown Party Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 6:30 pm Sweetwater Music ...
KQED’s Political Breakdown Podcast Ballots & Brews | San Jose
Tuesday, October 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*SOLD OUT - But waitlist is available. Free but tickets are required (doors open at 6:30 pm)
| MACLA/Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana
KQED's Political Breakdown Podcast Ballots & Brews | San Jose

Will California flip the House? What’s at stake with the propositions on this year’s ballot? Join Scott Shafer and Marisa Lagos, hosts of KQED’s popular new weekly radio program and podcast Political Breakdown, for a Ballots and Brews voter party. To help make sense of ...Every Tuesday

North Beach Comedy Thing: Free Pizza, Cheap Beer & Giveaways | SF
Tuesday, October 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free pizza is on a first come, first served basis
| Tope Lounge
North Beach Comedy Thing: Free Pizza, Cheap Beer & Giveaways | SF

So you’re in North Beach, huh? Looking for a good time? Want to party with some beautiful people? Want to feel like a million bucks? You want to devour loads of pizza and champagne? Well, welcome to the North Beach Comedy Thing, a monthly showcase featuring the ...Monthly

Dirty Old Women Read Erotica | Oakland
Tuesday, October 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Octopus Literary Salon
Dirty Old Women Read Erotica | Oakland
Treat yourself to original erotica written by self-identified older women of all flavors. Kristen Caven dances with sexuality and comedy, writing circles around squares and drawing lines with dangerous curves. Her tender, true and/or tantalizing stories, cartoons and articles have been published in a variety of ...

Wednesday, October 24

Netflix Film Shoot: “Tales of the City” Is Coming Back to SF | Dolores Park
Netflix Film Shoot: "Tales of the City" Is Coming Back to SF | Dolores Park
Tales of the City is beloved by many for its depiction of ’70s San Francisco and a 25 year old Mary Ann Singleton making a new life for herself. Producers have gathered the original cast, and are planning an all-day film shoot in Dolores Park on ...
American History in Golden Gate Park | October 2018 Walking Tour Month
Wednesday, October 24 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Conservatory of Flowers
American History in Golden Gate Park | October 2018 Walking Tour Month
Here are statues, plaques, monuments and trees in Golden Gate Park that commemorate events in American history. This two hour walk takes you to sites familiar and unfamiliar to most visitors. Come for a nice walk in the Park as we review American history. Meet in ...
Free Rooftop Jazz Concert at Salesforce Park | SF
Wednesday, October 24 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free Rooftop Jazz Concert at Salesforce Park | SF

EVENT UPDATE – Salesforce Park events are temporarily canceled until further notice due to issues with steel bems on the third level Bus Deck. Updated 9/26/18 Close your laptop and open your soul with after work jams from seasoned Bay Area musicians. Curated by People in ...Every Wednesday

4th Annual Timmy Awards Gala: Best of SF Startup Workplaces | SF
Wednesday, October 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Covo
4th Annual Timmy Awards Gala: Best of SF Startup Workplaces | SF
San Francisco’s 4th Annual Timmy Awards by Tech in Motion, recognizing some of the best places for tech professionals to work in San Francisco. While many tech awards are given to brilliant individuals and their technological advancements, the Timmy Awards aim to recognize those who employ those ...
The Distinguished Free Astronomy Lecture | UC Berkeley
Wednesday, October 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sibley Auditorium
The Distinguished Free Astronomy Lecture | UC Berkeley
Twenty years ago, astronomers were astonished to learn from observations of exploding stars that cosmic expansion is speeding up. This is an attribution to a mysterious “dark energy” that pervades the universe and makes up 70% of it. Scientists are working in many ways to ...
Dartslive USA Cup 2018 w/ Food Truck + Craft Beer | SF
Dartslive USA Cup 2018 w/ Food Truck + Craft Beer | SF
Drink. Eat. Play. Learn. Compete. The Dartslive USA Cup is a fun, free public event for all levels to participate in the joy of darts. Join for an amazing spread from one of the Bay Area’s favorite food trucks, Upper Cut Truck, while enjoying amazing ...
Tasting and Talk: “Iconic San Francisco Dishes, Drinks, and Desserts” | SF
Wednesday, October 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 General Admission. Free for CHS Members and one guest per membership.
| California Historical Society
Tasting and Talk: "Iconic San Francisco Dishes, Drinks, and Desserts" | SF
“Tasting and Talk: Bread and the Boothby” – Celebrate with local author Laura Smith Borrman some of San Francisco’s classic culinary treasures featured in her new book, Iconic San Francisco Dishes, Drinks, and Desserts. Borrman will lead a panel discussion and food and drink tasting with ...
Win Tix: Thoughtful Asian Voice: A Comedy Show about Heritage | SF
Wednesday, October 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Trademark and Copyright
We are not all rich. We are not all nerdy. We are not all yellow. We have a voice. Come join us to laugh, learn, and support the next generation of passionate Asian performers who enjoy sharing our story with strangers and bond over drinks. > ...
Shaping SF Lecture: Rethinking 1968 | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, October 24 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$10 suggested donation
| Eric Quezada Center
Shaping SF Lecture: Rethinking 1968 | Mission Dist.

Shaping San Francisco is a series of free lectures, which aim to excavate the city’s lost history. It’s a place to meet and talk unmediated by corporations, official spokespeople, religion, political parties, or dogma. Shaping San Francisco Periodic Wednesdays | 7:30 pm Eric Quezada Center for ...

Win Tix: Cobb’s Comedy Showcase | Cobb’s Comedy Club
Wednesday, October 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Cobb's Comedy Club
Cobb’s Comedy Showcase offers the best of the thriving San Francisco scene. San Francisco is known for hatching some of the country’s top comedic talent. > Get Tickets – $13.50 Adv / $15.50 Day of show Come see a hand-picked line-up of today’s rising stars before they become ...
“GOAT$” Extended Comedy from the Greatest of All Time | SF
"GOAT$" Extended Comedy from the Greatest of All Time | SF
Monthly 10/24 Lineup: Joseph Nguyen (Cobb’s Comedy Club) Feel Woods (Comedy Central ClusterFest) Emily Van Dyke (Comedy Central Comics to Watch) Alex Hooper (America’s Got Talent, Comedy Central Roast Battle)
Zeitgeist Horror Movie Night: Free Popcorn + $1 Off Bloody Marys | SF
Wednesday, October 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
Zeitgeist Horror Movie Night: Free Popcorn + $1 Off Bloody Marys | SF

Zeitgeist presents Horror Movie Wednesdays in October. Horror movies will be projected outside in the beer garden each Wednesday night during the month of October. Enjoy free popcorn, free movies, and a $1 off Bloody Marys. Zeitgeist Horror Movie Wednesdays | Movies start ...Every Wednesday

Super Fun Stuff: Free Underground Comedy & Pizza | SF
Wednesday, October 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| The Laundry
Super Fun Stuff: Free Underground Comedy & Pizza | SF

Every 4th Wednesday of the month, comedians Jeff Dean, James Mwaura and Andrew Orolfo bring you the best local and nationally touring stand-up comedians to The Laundry’s hidden and intimate comedy basement. Super Fun Stuff: Free Underground Comedy & Pizza Every 4th Wednesday | 8 ...Monthly

Win Tix: Woozy Psychedelic Pop: Black Moth Super Rainbow | August Hall
Wednesday, October 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | August Hall
A notoriously enigmatic band hailing from Pennsylvania, Black Moth Super Rainbow made waves on the indie circuit with their unique brand of otherworldly, psychedelic indie pop. The band employs typical rock band instrumentation in addition to a bevy of vintage synthesizers, with all of the ...

Thursday, October 25

“Coffee Talk” with Free Food & Drinks | Capital 360 Cafe
Thursday, October 25 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*While supplies, last
| Capital One Café
"Coffee Talk" with Free Food & Drinks | Capital 360 Cafe
Capital One 360 will be treating customers to a free food and free drinks on October 25, 2018 from 7 am to 6 pm. Celebrating the art of listening and serving up a “thank you” for letting us be a bank that listens. This offer is only at ...
Diego Rivera Mural at City College: Guided Walking Tour | SF
Thursday, October 25 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Diego Rivera Theater
Diego Rivera Mural at City College: Guided Walking Tour | SF
See the last and largest of the murals done by Diego Rivera in the U.S.: Pan American Unity, painted for the Golden Gate International Exposition in 1940. Meet in the lobby of Diego Rivera Theatre (approach from Judson), San Francisco City College, Judson and Phelan. Public ...
“Free-For-All” Live Dance Performance & Roma Brass Band Music | SF
Thursday, October 25 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Advance reservation requested.
| JCCSF Jewish Community Center
"Free-For-All" Live Dance Performance & Roma Brass Band Music | SF

Following a string of hit collaborations, award-winning choreographers Janice Garrett and Charles Moulton return to JCCSF’s Pottruck Family Atrium with a unique free-to-the-public performance event. “Free-For-All” Live Dance Performance & Roma Brass Band Music October 25 & 26, 2018 at 11:30 am & 1:30 pm ...

2018 Mission Community Market Halloween | SF
Thursday, October 25 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
2018 Mission Community Market Halloween | SF
Celebrate the fall harvest at Mission Community Market. Support your Mission Community Market favorites, and get pumpkins and other fall produce, healthy holiday snacks, and locally made sweets for Halloween entertaining. Pick up your Halloween pumpkin at Hale’s Apple Farm’s pop-up pumpkin patch. Enjoy live music with Noe Venable (4-6 ...
Oakland Ballet Company’s “Luna Mexicana” Dia de los Muertos Special | Oakland
Thursday, October 25 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Peralta Hacienda Historical Park
Oakland Ballet Company's "Luna Mexicana" Dia de los Muertos Special | Oakland
Celebrate Dia de los Muertos with an excerpt from Oakland Ballet Company’s Luna Mexicana. This 15-minute performance is filled with the exuberant dancing, joyful music, colorful costumes, and the celebration of family that are hallmarks of Dia de los Muertos. The evening will also feature additional ...
2018 Día de los Muertos Exhibit: Live DJ & Video Art Remix | SOMArts
Thursday, October 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12–15 sliding scale admission.
| SOMArts Cultural Center
2018 Día de los Muertos Exhibit: Live DJ & Video Art Remix | SOMArts
TechnoTichuacan combines live DJing and Video Art remixing into a living, digital mural exploring the intersectional story of Latinx contemporary life. This performance/video exhibition examines border politics, de-colonialism, queer sex, Afro Latinx visibility, pop culture, trans identity, and spirituality. These videos, a mix of original creations ...
Trick or Treat: Special Halloween Game Expo | SF
Thursday, October 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 early bird tickets otherwise it's $10 at door
| Parisoma
Trick or Treat: Special Halloween Game Expo | SF
50 games. 300 players. 1 night. Join the Special Halloween Expo on October 25th. Video games are taking over SF for an all-out Halloween Expo celebrating local developers. Join for an evening of games, pizza, treats and prizes. Costumes are encouraged. Families are welcome – bring your ...
Exploratorium After Dark: Science Fiction | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Science Fiction | Pier 15
Join Exploratorium scientist Ron Hipschman for colorful explorations of the physical world. Science fiction has predicted many things. Some have come true (think touch screens, submarines, bionic limbs), others, not so much—or at least, not yet. If you’ve ever wondered where your flying car or rocket ...