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Tuesday, October 22

Win Tix: Dinosaurs of Comedy: Larry “Bubbles” Brown & More | Punch Line
Tuesday, October 22 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Punch Line
Punch Line San Francisco will be hosting the Dinosaurs of Comedy night. Sorry, this has nothing to do with Jurassic World. But seasoned San Francisco comedy veterans will be performing for your youthful ironic pleasure. > Get Tickets – $20 Adv / $22 Day of Show (18+) Long-time ...
Orionids Meteor Shower 2019 | Halley’s Comet’s Debris
Tuesday, October 22 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Orionids Meteor Shower 2019 | Halley's Comet's Debris
On a dark, moonless night, the Orionids exhibit about 10 to 20 meteors per hour. These fast-moving meteors occasionally leave persistent trains and they sometimes produce bright fireballs. Orionid meteors fly each year between about October 2 to November 7. That’s when Earth is passing through the ...

Wednesday, October 23

Free Rooftop Puerto Rico Concert at Salesforce Park | SF
Wednesday, October 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free Rooftop Puerto Rico Concert at Salesforce Park | SF

Salesforce Park, SF’s newly-reopened 5.4 acre park on top of the Transit Center hosts a ton of free events every week highlighted by free weekly after-work outdoor rooftop concerts curated by People in Plazas. So close your laptop and open your soul with after-work jams ...Every Wednesday

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Countdown” | Century San Francisco Centre 9 (SF)
Wednesday, October 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| Century San Francisco Centre 9
Free Sneak Preview Movie: "Countdown" | Century San Francisco Centre 9 (SF)
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Countdown,” a new scary movie starring Elizabeth Lail & Charlie McDermott. Free Film Screening: Countdown October 23, 2019 | 7:00 pm Century San Francisco Centre 9 (SF) RSVP code: otlAY02826 Tickets available through https://stxtickets.com/main/code_redeem Tickets are free, but subject to availability. Depending on ...
Win Tix: “Disney on Ice” at SAP Center | San Jose
Wednesday, October 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | SAP Center
Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment, an action-packed ice spectacular that whisks audiences on a captivating adventure to four magical locations from Cars, Toy Story, The Little Mermaid and be whisked away to a winter wonderland with Frozen. > Tickets Start at $15 – Save ...
Shaping SF Lecture: Shellmounds, Indigenous Culture & Ecology | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, October 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Shaping SF Lecture: Shellmounds, Indigenous Culture & Ecology | Mission Dist.
250 years ago, life along the edges of what we now know as San Francisco Bay changed forever when the Portola Expedition came upon this hidden magnificent body of water. The Spaniards couldn’t quite understand it when they saw this marvelous sight for the first ...
Win Tix: A Gorey Halloween: The Edwardian Ball 20th Anniversary | The Chapel
Wednesday, October 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Chapel
The Edwardian Ball is an elegant, whirlwind, turn-of-the-century festival of music, theatre, dance, fashion, circus, art, gaming, ballroom dance, vending, and the art and stories of Edward Gorey. > Get Tickets – $20 Adv / $22 Door A Gorey Halloween – The Edwardian Ball 20th Anniversary Begins, ...
“Game of Thrones” Trivia at Emporium | SF
Wednesday, October 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, no RSVP required
| Emporium SF
"Game of Thrones" Trivia at Emporium | SF
Do you know your Starks from your Lannisters? Your Red Weddings from your Black Weddings? Enjoy Game of Thrones Trivia at Emporium SF! 21+ | FREE | Signups start at 7pm, Trivia from 8-10pm!  
“GOAT$” Extended Comedy from the Greatest of All Time | SF
"GOAT$" Extended Comedy from the Greatest of All Time | SF

GOAT$ is a comedy showcase featuring long sets from some of the greatest of all time. These comics are super humanly funny with credits from Conan, Comedy Central, SF Sketchfest, and Netflix. Your hosts Joseph Nguyen, Feel Woods and Nicole Calasich invite you to laugh yourself ...Monthly

Win Tix: Hard Rock Blues: The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band | Bottom of the Hill
Wednesday, October 23 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Bottom of the Hill
Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band has built its reputation the long, slow, hard way. After 12 years of playing as many as 300 shows each year, Rev. Peyton, the world’s foremost country blues finger-style picker, along with the biggest little band in the country has ...

Thursday, October 24

SF Hispanic Heritage Festival: Free Mask Making w/ The Mexican Museum | SF
Thursday, October 24 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Bay Branch Library
SF Hispanic Heritage Festival: Free Mask Making w/ The Mexican Museum | SF
On October 24, 2019 at 3:30 pm, learn about the significance and social purpose of masks from different regions of Mexico and construct your own 2D/3D masks with The Mexican Museum. For ages 5 and older.
Cyberspace NightLife at Cal Academy of Sciences | SF
Cyberspace NightLife at Cal Academy of Sciences | SF
This week at NightLife, we’re exploring the many sides of the internet: the good, the bad, and the meme-worthy. Catch a screening of the internet’s funniest, most dramatic, and awww!-worthy cat videos in CatVideoFest, the offline celebration of online cat videos. Step inside the “dark web” with ...
Exploratorium After Dark: It’s Alive | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: It's Alive | Pier 15
Life comes at you fast—but sometimes it’s hard to observe, because it’s too tiny or speedy or is hidden underground, or is deep in the ocean. Discover what you’ve been missing: use scientific tools to investigate living things of all different sizes, the ecosystems they ...
SFMOMA”s “Soft Power” Artists Discussion | SF
SFMOMA"s "Soft Power" Artists Discussion | SF

Timely and provocative, Soft Power is an exhibition about the ways in which artists deploy art to explore their roles as citizens and social actors. Appropriated from the Reagan-era term used to describe how a country’s “soft” assets such as culture, political values, and foreign policies can ...

The Underground: Stand-Up Comedy at Oakstop | Oakland
The Underground: Stand-Up Comedy at Oakstop | Oakland

From the Basement of Oakstop, in the heart of downtown, comes The Underground every Thursday from October. See some of the best comics from the Bay Area and beyond in an intimate setting. Show is From 7:30 till 9, with doors opening at 7. Tickets ...Every Thursday

Friday, October 25

Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Castro & Forest Hill
Friday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for SF residents with proof of neighborhood residency
| California Academy of Sciences
Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Castro & Forest Hill

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

Opening Day: Bay Area Science Festival | 2019
Friday, October 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Some events may require an RSVP or have other restrictions.
| San Francisco Bay Area
Opening Day: Bay Area Science Festival | 2019

Created by the Bay Area’s scientific, cultural, and educational institutions, the Bay Area Science Festival returns to San Francisco for two weeks of science and technology lectures, games, art exhibits, workshops, hands-on activities and more at locations throughout the Bay Area. 2019 Bay Area Science Festival October 25-November 2, ...

Thrill The World 2019: Guinness World Record Thriller Dance-Off | Campbell
Friday, October 25 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pruneyard Main Plaza
Thrill The World 2019: Guinness World Record Thriller Dance-Off | Campbell
Join in to try to set the Guinness World Record with their version of Thrill the World at 3 pm sharp on October 25, 2019. Thrill The World is an annual worldwide simultaneous dance of Michael Jackson’s Thriller. Every October, since 2006, funky zombies across the globe gather ...
Scaregrove 2019: Halloween Festival in the Park | SF
Friday, October 25 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*Admission is $10 per person; children under 2 years old are free
| Stern Grove
Scaregrove 2019: Halloween Festival in the Park | SF
Scaregrove returns to Stern Grove (19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard), on Friday, October 25, 2019 from 3 pm to 9 pm. This year’s event will feature a costume contest and parade, haunted houses, carnival rides, food for sale, live entertainment and more. Scaregrove Friday, October 25, 2019 | ...
The Final “Off the Grid” Friday Night Market of 2019 | Fort Mason
Friday, October 25 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center
The Final "Off the Grid" Friday Night Market of 2019 | Fort Mason

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

Free Port of Oakland Harbor Tours & Giant Cranes | Oakland
Friday, October 25 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| Jack London Square
Free Port of Oakland Harbor Tours & Giant Cranes | Oakland

Take a free 90-minute narrated harbor tour (May to October). Visitors will learn about the Port, its operations and economic impact on the region. Harbor tours provide a unique vantage point because marine terminals are closed to the public. The excursions are a great way to ...

Hayes Valley’s Free Outdoor Movie Night: “Woman at War” | SF
Friday, October 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
Hayes Valley's Free Outdoor Movie Night: "Woman at War" | SF

The Proxy Fall Film Festival is a five-week series of free Friday night screenings at the Proxy Walk-in Movie Theater in Hayes Valley. Come early to claim a good spot, enjoy a frosty Fort Point Beer Company (all proceeds support outdoor cinema at PROXY) and ...

Friday Movie in the Park: “The Incredibles 2” | McCoppin Sq.
Friday, October 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | McCoppin Square
Friday Movie in the Park: "The Incredibles 2" | McCoppin Sq.

Enjoy free movies at McCoppin Square in the Sunset District happening on the first four Fridays in October 2019. Movies begin at sunset, approximately 7 pm, but come early as the fun starts at 6 pm. Grab your family and friends, and don’t forget to bring some ...

Win Tix: “Mayhem Mansion” Haunted Tours of 1886 Victorian | SF
Friday, October 25 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Regular price: $23 adv for adults - Use code FUNCHEAP for $2 off tickets
| Haas-Lilienthal House
San Francisco’s historic 1886 Haas-Lilienthal House will be transformed into Mayhem Mansion, a haunted house style attraction. Set in a spooktacular Queen Anne style Victorian-era house museum, ghoulish guides walk you through dimly lit parlors and passages on a “twisted tour of terror” replete with frightful encounters in ...
Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula
Friday, October 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Haunted House of Moss Beach
Haunted Walk-through Maze of Terror | Peninsula

Haunting your souls for over two decades, the Haunted House of Moss Beach is a spooky, walk-through maze of terror. Please note, arrive early to avoid long lines. Only two people are allowed per a tour. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. This ...

“The Most Famous Symphony Ever Written” Free Main Stage Concert | SF
Friday, October 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but seating is first come, first served
| Herbst Theatre
"The Most Famous Symphony Ever Written" Free Main Stage Concert | SF
Join Music Director Ben Simon and the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra for a guided tour of classical music’s greatest hit, Ludwig van Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony. This revolutionary work has thrilled audiences since its premiere in 1808. Find out why and deepen your understanding and appreciation of ...

Saturday, October 26

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

Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Glen Park & Noe Valley
Saturday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for SF residents with proof of neighborhood residency
| California Academy of Sciences
Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Glen Park & Noe Valley

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

Free Legion of Honor Museum Day for Bay Area Residents | Every Saturday
Free Legion of Honor Museum Day for Bay Area Residents | Every Saturday

, the Legion of Honor 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 ...Every Saturday

Win Tix: SF’s Neighborhood Haunted House w/ Aliens & Monsters | Oct. 12 – Nov. 9
Saturday, October 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: WIN*
*$9.99 for Adults. Free for kids 14 and under. Get $1 off Adults for Funcheap readers
| 249 Sagamore St.
Come and explore a DIY 7-room neighborhood haunted house with aliens, monsters and animatronics run by Igor Kryan, a “former CIA, FSB and ALF spy to protect humans and animals, prevent World War III and New World Order that follows: Save Mother Earth – Defeat ...