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Saturday, April 11

Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents | Every Saturday
Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents | Every Saturday

, the de Young offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to Bay Area 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

CANCELED: Heron Watch at Stow Lake | April 11-June 13
Saturday, April 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake
CANCELED: Heron Watch at Stow Lake | April 11-June 13

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Every Saturday

Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, April 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | SF County Fair Building
Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park

The Vintage Paper Fair features one of the West Coast’s largest selection of postcards, trade cards, stereoviews, photography, labels, brochures, Victorian transportation, sports memorabilia, and all manner of curious, beautiful and interesting old paper. San Francisco Vintage Paper Fair 2020 – January 4 & 5 – ...

CANCELED: 2020 Cherry Blossom Festival: April 11-12 & 18-19 | Japantown
Saturday, April 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
CANCELED: 2020 Cherry Blossom Festival: April 11-12 & 18-19 | Japantown

Due to coronavirus concerns this event has been canceled for 2020. Welcome to the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival®, one of California’s most prominent celebrations of Asian traditions and the biggest on the West coast. Since 1968, the Festival serves to cultivate the continued alliance ...

Smoakland Sesh: Oakland’s First Cannabis Marketplace | Oakland
Saturday, April 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Smoakland
Smoakland Sesh: Oakland's First Cannabis Marketplace | Oakland

Come join for this historical event on Oakland’s First ever Legal Cannabis Sesh. Come be part of Oakland history. Smoakland is hosting the first ever legal sesh in Oakland, which is a cannabis marketplace where you and your friends can check-out new products at discounted ...

POSTPONED: 2020 Insane Chase Game “Journey to The End Of The Night” | Oakland
Saturday, April 11 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but advanced registration is required.
| Oakland
POSTPONED: 2020 Insane Chase Game "Journey to The End Of The Night" | Oakland
UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been postponed – Please check the website for updates. Are you ready to experience the chaotic splendor that is Journey to the End of the Night? Our theme this year is Cross Pollination! We’re buzzing with excitement about ...
Downtown SF’s HellaDesi Comedy Night | Every Saturday
Saturday, April 11 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP for first 100 people. $10 at door without RSVP
| Bar Fluxus
Downtown SF's HellaDesi Comedy Night | Every Saturday

It’s San Francisco’s only weekly HellaDesi Comedy Night at a cool downtown SF art bar with HellaFunny and Funcheap. See a showcase of some of the Bay Area’s top comedians of Indian, Pakistani, Sri Lankan, Bangladeshi, Afghani, and South Asian descent. Let’s celebrate the Bay’s Desi culture ...Every Saturday

Renegade Drive-In Movie Night “Rumble in the Bronx (1995)” | North Bay
Saturday, April 11 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Donations are accepted.
| Old Hamilton Theater Building
Renegade Drive-In Movie Night "Rumble in the Bronx (1995)" | North Bay
This is the movie that introduced Jackie Chan to America and what an introduction it was with his breathtaking jump between buildings and spectacularly choreographed fights.

Sunday, April 12

POSTPONED: 2020 Easter In the Park & Hunky Jesus Contest | Dolores Park
Sunday, April 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
POSTPONED: 2020 Easter In the Park & Hunky Jesus Contest | Dolores Park
This event is postponed due to coronavirus concerns – Check Facebook for updates The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, the kabuki-inspired cross-dressing nuns-of-fun, host their 41st Easter Sunday in the Park at Dolores Park. POSTPONED – The Sisters 41st Anniversary Easter Party Sunday, April 12, 2020 | Noon Mission Dolores ...
CANCELED: 2020 Cherry Blossom Festival on Easter Sunday | Japantown
Sunday, April 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
CANCELED: 2020 Cherry Blossom Festival on Easter Sunday | Japantown

Due to coronavirus concerns this event has been canceled for 2020. Welcome to the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival®, one of California’s most prominent celebrations of Asian traditions and the biggest on the West coast. Since 1968, the Festival serves to cultivate the continued alliance ...

16 Free San Francisco Walking Tours | Easter Sunday 2020
16 Free San Francisco Walking Tours | Easter Sunday 2020
Take some time on Easter Sunday to learn something new about the city you love on a guided walk around San Francisco on Sunday, April 12, 2020. 2020 Easter Sunday Walking Tours 11:00 am: Alfred Hitchcock’s San Francisco 11:00 am: Billionaires’ Row: Outer Broadway Architecture 11:00 am: Castro: Tales ...
Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, April 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | SF County Fair Building
Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park

The Vintage Paper Fair features one of the West Coast’s largest selection of postcards, trade cards, stereoviews, photography, labels, brochures, Victorian transportation, sports memorabilia, and all manner of curious, beautiful and interesting old paper. San Francisco Vintage Paper Fair 2020 – January 4 & 5 – ...

Sci-Fi Festival: Science Fiction & Fantasy Costume Contest | SF
Sunday, April 12 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Sci-Fi Festival: Science Fiction & Fantasy Costume Contest | SF
SF by the Bay Sci-Fi Festival Science Fiction & Fantasy Costume Contest Sunday, Apr. 12 Registration: 12 – 1 p.m., Contest: 2 – 4 p.m. Koret Auditorium, Lower Level Get your most fantastical self ready for SFPL’s Science Fiction & Fantasy Costume Contest! Fans of science fiction, fantasy, ...
Smoakland Sesh: Oakland’s First Cannabis Marketplace | Oakland
Sunday, April 12 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Smoakland
Smoakland Sesh: Oakland's First Cannabis Marketplace | Oakland

Come join for this historical event on Oakland’s First ever Legal Cannabis Sesh. Come be part of Oakland history. Smoakland is hosting the first ever legal sesh in Oakland, which is a cannabis marketplace where you and your friends can check-out new products at discounted ...

CANCELED: 2020 “Bring Your Own Big Wheel” Race | Potrero Hill
Sunday, April 12 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch; but $10-$20 suggested donations are requested to race.
| 20th and Vermont
CANCELED: 2020 "Bring Your Own Big Wheel" Race | Potrero Hill
UPDATE: Due to Coronavirus concerns, this event has been cancelled for 2020. What’s that sound kids? It’s the sound of Big Wheels rolling. Watch dozens of contestants at Bring Your Own Big Wheel (BYOBW) risk humiliation and serious injury racing their big wheels (those giant plastic tricycles from ...
Yuri’s Night Space Party: Space-Themed Costumes & Robot Driving Games | North Bay
Sunday, April 12 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Due to space constraints, an RSVP is recommended.
| Space Station Museum
Yuri's Night Space Party: Space-Themed Costumes & Robot Driving Games | North Bay
Come visit The Space Station Museum to celebrate Yuri’s Night, a celebration for cosmo-pioneer Yuri Gagarin, the first human in space, on April 12, 2020. There will be a space-themed costume contest (bring your friends and dress up), robot driving games, space themed trivia, and free food and ...
POSTPONED: “Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase | SF
Sunday, April 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated.
| Neck of The Woods
POSTPONED: "Crazy Funny Asians" Comedy Showcase | SF

COVID-19 Update. 3/15/20 at 3:08pm – This event will is currently postponed until further notice. Neck of the Woods is closed temporarily due to directives from the state of California with regard to Coronavirus. Inspired by the blockbuster movie, see some of the Bay Area’s ...Every Sunday

Tuesday, April 14

Free Admission Day at San Francisco Botanical Garden
Free Admission Day at San Francisco Botanical Garden

The San Francisco Botanical Garden is one of the most diverse gardens in the world. A unique urban oasis, the garden is a living museum within Golden Gate Park, offering 55 acres of both landscaped gardens and open spaces, and showcasing over 8,500 different kinds ...Monthly

POSTPONED: 2020 Ben & Jerry’s Free Ice Cream Cone Day
Tuesday, April 14 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ben & Jerry's (Participating Locations)
POSTPONED: 2020 Ben & Jerry's Free Ice Cream Cone Day
2020 Update – We have made the difficult decision to postpone Free Cone Day this year. We hope to reschedule our global Free Cone Day event for later in the year. Mmmm… Tuesday, April 9, 2019 is Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s, and you know ...
CANCELED: “Hills for Tacos” Run Hill Repeats & Get Free Tacos & Beer | SF
Tuesday, April 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No RSVP required - just show up at the shop ready to run.
| A Runner's Mind San Francisco
CANCELED: "Hills for Tacos" Run Hill Repeats & Get Free Tacos & Beer | SF

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Monthly

Wednesday, April 15

Tax Day Freebies & Deals | 2020
Wednesday, April 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Tax Day Freebies & Deals | 2020
UPDATE: As of 3/17 at 7 pm it “appears” this event is still taking place, but there have been no recent updates by the promoter, so we can’t 100% confirm it. Please check the website for event updates or contact the promoter directly. This event ...
Oakland A’s $1 Game vs. Boston Red Sox | 2020
Wednesday, April 15 – 12:37 pm | Cost: $1*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
| Oakland Coliseum
Oakland A's $1 Game vs. Boston Red Sox | 2020

Make an impact in the community during every Wednesday A’s home game with Community Impact Wednesdays in section 322. Pick your price and all tickets proceeds benefit the Oakland A’s charitable arm, which takes an innovative and dynamic approach to support education, promote youth sports, ...

SF’s Epic “Western Wednesdays” & Free Bull Rides | Westwood
Wednesday, April 15 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover. Free bull rides if you follow Westwood on Instagram
| Westwood
SF's Epic "Western Wednesdays" & Free Bull Rides | Westwood

Due to the Shelter in Place order, Westwood is temporarily closed until April 7. Please check Instagram on updates. Enjoy wild times every Wednesday at SF’s premier country music bar with $5 Happy Hour specials on delicious shareable plates like Mac & Triple Cheese, All-You-Can-Eat Wings ...Every Wednesday

Dave Rocha Jazz Performance | Mountain View
Wednesday, April 15 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mountain View Public Library
Dave Rocha Jazz Performance | Mountain View
Join us for a swingin’ night of jazz at the Library with renowned trumpeter Dave Rocha. Dave’s trio will perform an hour-long set of jazz standards, bebop, and original tunes showcasing his virtuosity on both the trumpet and flugelhorn. Dave Rocha has been performing with his ...
“Our Riches” Book Discussion | Green Apple Books
Wednesday, April 15 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
"Our Riches" Book Discussion | Green Apple Books
Join Algerian author Kaouther Adimi discusses his new novel “Our Riches” on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at 7:30 pm. Sponsored by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy. Praise for Our Riches “An understated, lyrical story of reading and resistance over the tumultuous generations.”—Kirkus Reviews (Starred) “Adimi’s confident prose ...

Thursday, April 16

Walk to Work Day 2020: Free Treats & Giveaways | SF
Thursday, April 16 – 7:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Everything offered is while supplies last. Must hubs are open from 7:30-10:30 am.
| All Over San Francisco
Walk to Work Day 2020: Free Treats & Giveaways | SF
Walk to Work Day is the annual celebration of the walking city – and of everyone who walks. The eighth annual Walk to Work Day. San Francisco is a walking city. Whether you live here, work here, or are visiting, it’s one of the best things ...
SF by the Bay Sci-Fi Festival Free Movie: Time After Time | SF
Thursday, April 16 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
SF by the Bay Sci-Fi Festival Free Movie: Time After Time | SF
SF by the Bay Sci-Fi Festival Free Movie: Time After Time Thursday, Apr. 16, 12 – 2 p.m. Koret Auditorium, Lower Level PG, 112 mins., 1979 H.G. Wells pursues Jack the Ripper into San Francisco circa 1979, after the serial murderer uses the future writer’s time machine to escape ...
Asian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF
Asian Art Museum's $10 Thursday Nights | SF

The Asian Art Museum is back for 2020 beginning January 23rd through September 24th. 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, lively ...Every Thursday

11th Annual Poetry Reading | San Jose
Thursday, April 16 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5 after 5pm; free to SJMA members; galleries open until 9 pm.
| San Jose Museum of Art
11th Annual Poetry Reading | San Jose
Every spring, SJMA and Poetry Center San José invite Bay Area poets to create new work inspired by the art on view at the Museum. On this special evening, hear them read their poems amidst the art in the galleries. 11th Annual Poetry Reading Thursday April 16, 2020 ...
Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa
Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa

Yerba Buena Third Thursdays is a monthly outing of art, performance, music, and drinks in the Yerba Buena neighborhood in the heart of downtown San Francisco, between 2nd and 5th Street, and Market and Harrison Street. Free, but an RSVP is recommended to save time ...Monthly