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Sunday, May 26

San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade | 2019
Sunday, May 26 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | 24th & Bryant
San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade | 2019
On May 26th, 2019 at 9:30 am, the 2019 San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade kicks off at the corner of 24th and Bryant Street, travels west onto Mission Street, then on Mission Street travels north to 15th Street. Watch a brilliant procession of contingents, most of ...
San Francisco Carnaval 2019 | Mission
Sunday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Harrison Street
San Francisco Carnaval 2019 | Mission

The 41st San Francisco Carnaval Festival transforms Harrison Street into a wonderland. Come celebrate annual Carnaval San Francisco, a free 2–day family festival in San Francisco’s Mission District. 41st Annual San Francisco Carnaval & Parade – Festival: May 25-26, 2019 | 10 am to 6 pm – ...

Inner Richmond: Part II Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Sunday, May 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| 6th Ave & Geary
Inner Richmond: Part II Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
The district’s rich history goes back to the 19th century and includes robbers’ roosts and racetracks, squatters and roadhouses, a saloon district and a red light district, as well as charming Victorian row houses and beautiful Craftsmans, the 1902 and 1903 Big Games, an earthquake ...
TreasureFest 8th Birthday Bash | SF
Sunday, May 26 – All Day | Cost: $4*
*$4 online / $7 at the gate - includes free parking
| TreasureFest (Treasure Island)
TreasureFest 8th Birthday Bash | SF

Nearly 20,000 are going to Treasure Island for SF’s biggest monthly festival. Shop indie-designers, vintage curators & antiques. Eat top rated food trucks & pop-ups. Drink local + award-winning wine & cocktails. Buy-One-Get-One Mimosas and free tote bags for the first 1,000 attendees each day. Get $4 ...Monthly

Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid's Sunday Food Truck Party | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday

Free Cab/Uber/Lyft Rides Home: Memorial Weekend 2019 | Bay Area
Free Cab/Uber/Lyft Rides Home: Memorial Weekend 2019 | Bay Area

To help keep everyone safe on the way home, Memorial Day revelers in the Bay Area, including the Tri-Valley area (Pleasanton, Livermore, Dublin, San Ramon, and Danville), and Sacramento can get their cab rides home paid for this Memorial Day Weekend between Saturday, May 25 ...

Free Memorial Day Patriotic Music Concert | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, May 26 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Memorial Day Patriotic Music Concert | Golden Gate Park Band

The Golden Gate Park Band, presents its 137th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm, run about 90 ...

Blues/Rock Concert: The Nitecaps Blues Band | Union Square Live
Sunday, May 26 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Blues/Rock Concert: The Nitecaps Blues Band | Union Square Live
The Nitecaps Blues Band was originally formed in 2001, guided by a passion for the masters of the old school blues era. We generally work as a five piece ensemble, 2 guitars, drums, bass and harmonica, all contributing to the vocals. The goal has always been ...
’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, May 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...Monthly

“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, May 26 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room
"Return of the Cypher" Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room

Return of the Cypher (ROTC) is free live Hip-Hop show every Sunday at the Boom Boom Room that features an ever-changing lineup of artists and improvised sessions (know as “cyphers”) where beatboxers, emcees, and musicians collaborate in a spontaneous combustion of soulful skill. Every week, The ...Every Sunday

Monday, May 27

Memorial Day 2019 Parking Rules in SF | How Not to Get a Ticket
Monday, May 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
Memorial Day 2019 Parking Rules in SF | How Not to Get a Ticket
If you’ve got a car in San Francisco, in addition to crazy high gas prices, you also have to worry about the insanely complex, nearly impossible to decipher conflicting parking signs and rules. Thankfully on Memorial Day, the city of San Francisco is going to reward ...
151st Anniversary Memorial Day Commemoration & Parade | Presidio
Monday, May 27 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | Presidio Officers' Club
151st Anniversary Memorial Day Commemoration & Parade | Presidio
The Presidio Trust, the City of San Francisco and the Department of Veterans Affairs​ invite you to be part of the official City and County of San Francisco Memorial Day Observance. 2019 marks the 151st anniversary of the Presidio’s participation in the city’s annual ceremony, dating ...
SF City Guides Memorial Day 2019 | 10 Free Guided Walking Tours
Monday, May 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| All Over San Francisco
SF City Guides Memorial Day 2019 | 10 Free Guided Walking Tours
If you have the day off on Memorial Day, why not spend part of your day learning something new about the city you love. San Francisco City Guides will be offering ten free guided walking tours on Memorial Day Monday. All tours are free and open to the ...
Free Cab/Uber/Lyft Rides Home: Memorial Weekend 2019 | Bay Area
Free Cab/Uber/Lyft Rides Home: Memorial Weekend 2019 | Bay Area

To help keep everyone safe on the way home, Memorial Day revelers in the Bay Area, including the Tri-Valley area (Pleasanton, Livermore, Dublin, San Ramon, and Danville), and Sacramento can get their cab rides home paid for this Memorial Day Weekend between Saturday, May 25 ...

24th Annual Sh*t-Kickin’ Memorial Day Party: Outdoor Twang Fest & BBQ | El Rio
Monday, May 27 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $10 | El Rio
24th Annual Sh*t-Kickin' Memorial Day Party: Outdoor Twang Fest & BBQ | El Rio
Always one to go for the foul mouth, El Rio marks this holiday with their 24th Annual Sh*t Kickin’ Memorial Day bash. They plan on getting it good and toasty with a classic mix of good old fashioned, old school San Francisco vibes. They’ll have your ...
“Motown On Mondays” DJ Night | Madrone Art Bar
Monday, May 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 9pm; $3 after
| Madrone Art Bar
"Motown On Mondays" DJ Night | Madrone Art Bar

at Madrone, dance the night away with hosts DJ Gordo Cabeza and Timoteo Gigante and resident DJs spinning originals, exclusive remixes, and close relatives of your favorite Motown songs during M.O.M. Motown on Mondays. Arrive early for Happy Hour featuring $1 off drafts ...Every Monday

No Sports Trivia Pubquiz: Win Free Drinks & Prizes | SF
Monday, May 27 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Pubquiz is always free to play.
| Virgil's Sea Room
No Sports Trivia Pubquiz: Win Free Drinks & Prizes | SF

Join No Sports Trivia at Virgil’s Sea Room and win free drinks and weird prizes at the friendliest pubquiz in town every Monday night. No Sports Trivia Pubquiz | 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm Virgil’s Sea Room, 3152 Mission St, San Francisco FREE The ...Every Monday

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, May 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brewcade
Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF

One part nerd, one part slurred, Super Trashed Bros brings together comedy, video games and alcohol every first Monday at Brewcade. Audience participation is essential as a live crowd and online viewers—from the streaming platform Twitch—suggest new rules and new gags. Power-up, throw down and push ...Every Monday

Laughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF
Monday, May 27 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
Laughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF

Comedian Andrew Holmgren (SF Weekly 2014 Best comedian) of Sylvan Productions (SF Weekly 2013 best comedy troupe) hosts an evening of some of his favorite comics whose comedy is sure to leave you satisfied and sore. The show takes place on every 4th Monday of ...Monthly

Tuesday, May 28

Free Cab/Uber/Lyft Rides Home: Memorial Weekend 2019 | Bay Area
Free Cab/Uber/Lyft Rides Home: Memorial Weekend 2019 | Bay Area

To help keep everyone safe on the way home, Memorial Day revelers in the Bay Area, including the Tri-Valley area (Pleasanton, Livermore, Dublin, San Ramon, and Danville), and Sacramento can get their cab rides home paid for this Memorial Day Weekend between Saturday, May 25 ...

Milkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight
Tuesday, May 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
| Milk Bar
Milkin' It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight

Every second, third, and fourth Tuesday night of the month, the Milk Bar hosts Milkin’ It, a free night of comedy featuring local and national comics hosted by comedian Andrew Holmgren. There’s never a cover nor any drink minimums. Doors open at 7:30 pm with comedy starting at 8 ...Monthly

Wednesday, May 29

Latin/Jazz/Cuban Concert: SFSU Afro-Cuban Ensemble | Union Square Live
Wednesday, May 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Latin/Jazz/Cuban Concert: SFSU Afro-Cuban Ensemble | Union Square Live
Founded in 1999, the ensemble’s mission is to expose the larger listening audience to the richness of Cuban and other Latin American music styles that have so influenced American popular music styles. Over its 15 year history, the ensemble has performed at Carnaval San Francisco, Yerba ...
Free Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, May 29 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15
| St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church
Free Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF

Come have fun and exercise your imagination and creativity at a monthly improv class hosted by cast members of Secret Improv Society happening on the last Wednesday of the month. Free, but an RSVP is required. There is a suggested donation of $5-15 Whether you are a veteran or a ...Monthly

Thursday, May 30

American Jazz w/ Sandy Cressman | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Thursday, May 30 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
American Jazz w/ Sandy Cressman | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Many an American jazz singer has fallen in love with Brazilian music, but few have pursued the passion as ardently and intelligently as San Francisco vocalist Sandy Cressman. After releasing two albums interpreting Brazilian jazz standards with her excellent band Homenagem Brasileira, she plunged into ...
Exploratorium After Dark: Mirror, Mirror | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Mirror, Mirror | Pier 15
Mirrors, arguably the first “virtual reality” technology, lie at the intersection of nature, culture, and self-recognition. Once small, rare, and owned only by the wealthy, today mirrors are everywhere—and are key to many modern tools, from HDTVs to solar-power plants and space telescopes. Reflect on ...

Friday, May 31

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, May 31 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
| Sightglass Coffee
Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa

, join Sightglass Coffee at their 7th Street training lab for good conversation, tasty coffees, and warm fuzzy feelings. Sightglass Coffee Cupping Every Friday | 3 pm Sightglass Coffee, 270 7th Street, SF FREE, but an RSVP is required Cupping is a powerful tool for evaluating coffees ...Every Friday

“Off the Grid” Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party | SF
Friday, May 31 – 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 crisp-fried crepes (Jianbing) and Filipino desserts, to handmade pasta, Neapolitan pizza, and Haitian pork griot – along with sheltered ...Every Friday

San Francisco Critical Mass
Friday, May 31 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Embarcadero Plaza
San Francisco Critical Mass

Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in San Francisco starting at 5:30 pm at Justin Herman Plaza (foot of Market Street) and in cities around the world. Everyone is invited. No one is in charge. Bring your ...Monthly

San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, May 31 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.

Join the SF Beard and Mustache Club for a monthly gathering at Zeitgeist at 7 pm every last Friday of the month. If you have a beard or mustache, if you like beards and mustaches, or if you want a beard or mustache, then by all means ...Monthly

Saturday, June 1

National Trails Day 2019: Volunteer Outdoors | Bay Area
Saturday, June 1 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but registration is required for each event.
| San Francisco Bay Area
National Trails Day 2019: Volunteer Outdoors | Bay Area
Celebrate National Trails Day, the nation’s largest celebration of trails and the outdoors, in the Golden Gate National Parks on June 1, 2019. It’s that time of the year again. Flowers are blooming, the sun is shining, and people are out and about enjoying park trails. Best ...