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Tuesday, January 28

The TV Studio Experience: Free Television Station Tour | Palo Alto
Tuesday, January 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Midpen Media Center
The TV Studio Experience: Free Television Station Tour | Palo Alto
Want to try being a crew-member in a professionally equipped television studio? Ideas for making your own show or film? Want to help others make TV or videos? The Studio Experience is your ticket. Sign up and show up, and you can expect to: Have a ...

Wednesday, January 29

Shaping SF Lecture: Money for AIDS, Not For War | SF
Wednesday, January 29 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Shaping SF Lecture: Money for AIDS, Not For War | SF
The “Money for AIDS, Not for War” ritual/protest was held 35 years ago by Enola Gay, a self proclaimed faggot affinity group, on September 23, 1984, at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory 50 miles east of San Francisco. It was the first recorded use of ...

Thursday, January 30

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

Retro Game Nite: Card Games & Classic Video Games | SF
Thursday, January 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Holy Mountain
Retro Game Nite: Card Games & Classic Video Games | SF
Come for a Retro Game Nite every last week of the month at Holy Mountain. Enjoy Adult Fun with Throwback (21+ Event) Classic Wii Games Board Games Card Games Guest may bring their own console. A two hour reservation per TV is required. Holy Mountain Offers Great Cocktails, Craft Beers, Local ...
Exploratorium After Dark: Radioactivity | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Radioactivity | Pier 15
What’s going on inside the nucleus of an atom, and why does it spit out radiation? Did you know that you’re exposed to radioactivity every day? Get the facts about this somewhat controversial topic with scientific raconteur Ron Hipschman.
How-To NightLife at Cal Academy of Sciences | SF
How-To NightLife at Cal Academy of Sciences | SF
New year can-do: Let NightLife help you be a better you with a night of how-to, hands-on demos, and workshops. Go home armed with both useful crafts and new skills for “adulting.” Ripped jacket? Instructors from WorkshopSF will be on-hand to show you how to repair your clothing artfully ...
Butterfly Effect: Free Climate Crisis Circle & Symposium | SF
Thursday, January 30 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*The event is free, but reservations are encouraged.
| Dance Mission Theater
Butterfly Effect: Free Climate Crisis Circle & Symposium | SF
As part of our Butterfly Effect  programing,  Dance Mission / Dance Brigade has gathered righteous earth justice warriors and revolutionary thinkers and doers to talk about actions and solutions to combat the climate emergency with community.  We need your voice. At a time when we could all ...
The Great Cable Car Chase | SF
Thursday, January 30 – 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: More Guns: A Musical Comedy about the NRA | SF
Thursday, January 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Z Space Theater
A Musical Comedy about the NRA. More Guns features the book, music, and lyrics by Philip Labes and Michael O’Konis, with original direction by Zach Siegel, musical direction by Michael O’Konis and choreography by Dahlya Glick. Ron Barkley is the head lobbyist for the NRA, and ...

Friday, January 31

Final Day: Dunkin’s Free Oatmilk Latte | Bay Area
Friday, January 31 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Dunkin Donuts (Bay Area)
Final Day: Dunkin’s Free Oatmilk Latte | Bay Area

Calling all oatmilk lovers: Dunkin’ is bringing a whole new way to add a little creamy to your day. This spring Dunkin’s new Oatmilk Latte is comin’ in hot (or iced!) to restaurants nationwide. Made from rich, handcrafted espresso and creamy oatmilk, this new drink offers ...

Applebee’s $1 Vodka Rum Frostbite | Final Day
Friday, January 31 – All Day | Cost: $1 | Applebee's (Participating Locations)
Applebee's $1 Vodka Rum Frostbite | Final Day

There’s no denying it – it’s cold outside. But Applebee’s®locations across thecountryare giving guests a reason to embrace the cold and the start of 2020 with the latest Neighborhood Drink of the Month. Starting today and for the rest of January, guests can enjoy a taste of ...

2020 San Francisco Restaurant Week | Final Day
2020 San Francisco Restaurant Week | Final Day

SF Restaurant Week is a 10-day celebration of our world-class dining community when frugal foodies get to eat their way through nearly 130 restaurants around San Francisco. Participating restaurants will offer special prix-fixe menus to showcase their passion for sharing great food with diners. Eat ...

Berkeley Restaurant Week 2020 | Final Day
Berkeley Restaurant Week 2020 | Final Day

The 8th Annual Berkeley Restaurant Week is right around the corner. Starting Tuesday, January 21 and running through Friday, January 31, 2020, restaurants across Berkeley will offer special-value prix fixe menus for $25, $30 or $40. Discover new places, or revisit favorites that share Berkeley’s ...

2020 Lunar New Year-Tet Festival | San Jose
Friday, January 31 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Eastridge Mall
2020 Lunar New Year-Tet Festival | San Jose

UStar Productions is proud to present you this year’s Lunar New Year ‘Tet’ Festival 2020 at Eastridge Mall. This is the biggest celebration in the South Bay & the festivities continue for one last weekend. 2020 Lunar New Year-Tet Festival – January 31, 2020 from ...

Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland
Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland

Get your Oakland groove on at Friday Nights @ OMCA – a weekly free outdoor experience with food trucks and music. This is a great community gathering that is most vibrant during March-November when the garden and terraces are open as well as during certain ...Every Friday

Downtown Oakland Comedy Night | Every Friday
Friday, January 31 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP (otherwise it's $10 at door) - Donations greatly appreciated.
| Era Art Bar & Lounge
Downtown Oakland Comedy Night | Every Friday

HellaFunny Presents the newest comedy showcase in the entire Bay Area with “Downtown Oakland Comedy Night” Located in the Heart of Downtown Oakland, DTO Comedy Night will showcase the most hilarious and dopest established talent that the city of Oakland has to offer. ...Every Friday

HellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, TLC, Prince & More) | SF
Friday, January 31 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP before 10:30pm; $5 after
| Bar Fluxus
HellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, TLC, Prince & More) | SF

Come to an amazing downtown art bar, Bar Fluxus to enjoy some classic RnB tunes with DJ BeatsMe. Hear some classic throwbacks from Ginuwine, TLC, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Prince, Usher, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys, Frank Ocean, Brandy, Missy and Aaliyah and more. HellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, ...Every Friday

Saturday, February 1

All of SF’s Free Monthly Museum Days | February 2020
Saturday, February 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Details vary for each museum and cultural institution
| All Over the Bay Area
All of SF's Free Monthly Museum Days | February 2020
Whether the economy is strong or sour, most of the museums in San Francisco and the Bay Area throw their doors open once a month to allow free admission to all comers. Generally on the first Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday of each month, these free days ...
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

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

Free Admission for “Rats”: Chinese New Year Celebration & Lion Dancing | SF Zoo
Free Admission for "Rats": Chinese New Year Celebration & Lion Dancing | SF Zoo
Get into the San Francisco Zoo for free if you were born in the Year of the Rat (1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020). Plus enjoy a day of Chinese New Year performances and activities at the zoo. 2020 Lunar New Year at the ...
SF’s Brand New (Free) Sci-Fi Festival Kicks Off | Feb. 1 – April 30
Saturday, February 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
SF's Brand New (Free) Sci-Fi Festival Kicks Off | Feb. 1 - April 30
SF by the Bay, a celebration of Bay Area science fiction and fantasy, includes over 30 programs, including author talks, live dramas, lectures, panel discussions, a “filk” music concert (songs inspired by sci-fi and fantasy), book displays, a costume contest and diverse film screenings, including ...
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, or U. S. Trust cardholders (credit cards and debit cards) get free admission to seven Bay Area museums, two Sacramento museums and to more than 220 cultural institutions nationwide, for the first full weekend each month including the de ...Monthly

Free Parks Admission Day: Every 1st Saturday | Marin County
Saturday, February 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Marin County
Free Parks Admission Day: Every 1st Saturday | Marin County

Come to the “Measure A Days” which offers free access to all parks on the first Saturday of the month. The name is because of the loss in fee revenues will be offset by the Measure A funds approved by voters in 2012. Measure A ...Monthly

2020 Lunar New Year Fest: Lion Dancers & Free Museum Day | Redwood City
Saturday, February 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*The event is free and open to the public.
| Courthouse Square
2020 Lunar New Year Fest: Lion Dancers & Free Museum Day | Redwood City
Redwood City, its Parks Recreation and Community Services Department, and partner Redwood City International is hosting the 10th Annual Lunar New Year Celebration. City Officials and Staff will be joined by lion dancers, martial artists, taiko drummers, and other live performances, for this celebration of the ...
Napa Valley Restaurant Week | Final Day
Saturday, February 1 – All Day | Cost: $20*
*Multi-course prix-fixe menus for lunch ($20 or $30) and dinner ($38 or $48)
| Napa Valley
Napa Valley Restaurant Week | Final Day

From Michelin-rated restaurants to mom-and-pop farmhouse favorites, the Napa Valley food scene is the stuff of gourmet dreams. During Napa Valley Restaurant Week, January 26 – February 1, 2020, you can eat (and drink) in luxury for a fraction of the normal cost. Through multi-course ...

2020 Lunar New Year-Tet Festival | San Jose
Saturday, February 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Eastridge Mall
2020 Lunar New Year-Tet Festival | San Jose

UStar Productions is proud to present you this year’s Lunar New Year ‘Tet’ Festival 2020 at Eastridge Mall. This is the biggest celebration in the South Bay & the festivities continue for one last weekend. 2020 Lunar New Year-Tet Festival – January 31, 2020 from ...

2020 Lunar New Year Celebration: Martial Arts & Lion Dance Show | Berkeley
Saturday, February 1 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fourth Street (Berkeley)
2020 Lunar New Year Celebration: Martial Arts & Lion Dance Show | Berkeley
Join the most favorite events of the year, the Lunar New Year Festival in celebration of Year of the Rat. Rain or shine, this is a family friendly, authentic, celebratory, exciting and funny event. 2020 Schedule: Noon-1 pm: Martial arts performances by Golden Lion Martial Arts 1:15 pm-2 ...
“Beats By The Slice”: Epic Daytime Dance Party & Free Pizza | SF
Saturday, February 1 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 2 pm with RSVP; Pre-Sale $10 - Piping Hot Pizza (Early Bird)
| Audio Nightclub
"Beats By The Slice": Epic Daytime Dance Party & Free Pizza | SF
Pizza & Techno brings you the best in house x techno dance music with tons of free pizza. They’ll be pulling out all the stops, opening the amazing ceiling lights, and letting in the sunshine for an Epic Day Party 2019 Kickoff. Beats By The Slice: Free ...
First Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF
Saturday, February 1 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
First Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF

Attention friends of Caturday, your favorite day of the month is back. First Caturday is a day to reclaim the glory of the outdoors for your feline friends. It is a day for charming and delightful outdoor cat-napping and socializing. It is where you can freely exchange information, ...Monthly