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Tuesday, February 19

Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week “Bohemian Rhapsody” | Castro
Tuesday, February 19 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Bring cash for food and drink purchase.
| Finn Town Tavern
Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week "Bohemian Rhapsody" | Castro

Check out some of this year’s Oscar-nominated movies at Finn Town during happy hour. Come join the plush theater and catch up on some of this year’s nominees with happy hour drink and food specials. Various bites and regular dinner menu available as well. Editor’s note ...

The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s
Tuesday, February 19 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
| Bender's Bar & Grill
The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender's

Mmm… tasty, smelly, stinky cheese. Bender’s hosts their monthly meeting of The Stinky Cheese Club. Bring in some cheese, crackers, fruit, veggies, etc…  (make it something impressive, not just the cheapest thing you got at Safeway) and get a free ice cold can of PBR ...Monthly

2019’s Biggest “Supermoon” | February 19
Tuesday, February 19 – 6:14 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
2019's Biggest "Supermoon" | February 19
From around the world, the moon will look plenty full to the eye tonight (February 18-19) and tomorrow night (February 19-20) as it parades across the nighttime sky. Read more on EarthSky. Best chance for photos of the Super Moon: Moonrise/Moonset As long as weather coorporates, the ...
Milkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight
Tuesday, February 19 – 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, February 20

“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza
Wednesday, February 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza
"Biblio Bistro" Farmers' Market Cooking School | UN Plaza

Wondering how to prepare the beautiful produce that our local farmers are growing and selling at the Farmers Market? Come check out a live demonstration of how to sauté a featured vegetable at the Heart of the City Farmers Market with Biblio Bistro, the Library’s mobile ...Monthly

Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week “The Favourite” | Castro
Wednesday, February 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Bring cash for food and drink purchase.
| Finn Town Tavern
Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week "The Favourite" | Castro

Check out some of this year’s Oscar-nominated movies at Finn Town during happy hour. Come join the plush theater and catch up on some of this year’s nominees with happy hour drink and food specials. Various bites and regular dinner menu available as well. Editor’s note ...

Nerd Nite: Hidden Programmers, Breaking Materials & Science of Sex | SF
Wednesday, February 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $8 | Rickshaw Stop
Nerd Nite: Hidden Programmers, Breaking Materials & Science of Sex | SF

This month everything gets turned around as we learn about bringing women programmers to the front, the science of things falling down, and how various organisms get it up. All this thanks to two population geneticists (and several undergrads), a materials scientist, and a biologist, respectively. ...Monthly

Free Astronomy Lecture | Presidio
Wednesday, February 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Randall Museum
Free Astronomy Lecture | Presidio

Once monthly, the SFAA hosts distinguished guest speakers who are leaders in the fields of astronomy, physics and related disciplines and they present to SFAA Members the latest developments from cutting-edge scientific programs. Held in the Randall Museum Theater on the third Wednesday of every month, ...Monthly

Thursday, February 21

Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week “A Star is Born” | Castro
Thursday, February 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Bring cash for food and drink purchase.
| Finn Town Tavern
Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week "A Star is Born" | Castro

Check out some of this year’s Oscar-nominated movies at Finn Town during happy hour. Come join the plush theater and catch up on some of this year’s nominees with happy hour drink and food specials. Various bites and regular dinner menu available as well. Editor’s note ...

Exploratorium After Dark: In A Flash | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: In A Flash | Pier 15
Once a puff of smoke and, more recently, a silent, blinding blast of light, the flash is key to the process of taking pictures. As part of an evening of photography-based programs, come to Everything Matters and learn more about what makes the flash flash—the ...
Hills, Sunlight & Shadows Talk: Decisions that Shape Downtown | SF
Thursday, February 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SFMOMA
Hills, Sunlight & Shadows Talk: Decisions that Shape Downtown  | SF
San Francisco is both a City of bold vision that can lead a nation in a new direction and a City that anchors itself firmly in history. Forces for change and preservation push and pull through economic cycles to build the physical City that we ...

Friday, February 22

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, February 22 – 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

San Francisco Critical Mass
Friday, February 22 – 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, February 22 – 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

Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF
Friday, February 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
| Alley Cat Books
Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF

Don’t spend yer Friday sittin’ at home, chewin’ tobacco all on yer lonesome. C’mon down to the ole book place; bring yer dancin’ legs. Alley Cat Bookstore and Gallery will be hosting the Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance from 7-9 pm every 4th Friday night. All dances are ...Monthly

Dilla Day 2019 Hip Hop Celebration | Great Northern
Friday, February 22 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 11 pm, but an RSVP is required. 21+
| The Great Northern
Dilla Day 2019 Hip Hop Celebration | Great Northern
Stop by The Great Northern on February 22, 2019 for a celebration of all things J Dilla, “one of the music industry’s most influential hip-hop artists, working with big-name acts including A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, Busta Rhymes, Erykah Badu, MF Doom, The ...

Saturday, February 23

2019 “Dash and Splash”: Plunge w/ a Purpose | SF
Saturday, February 23 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch. Must raise a minimum of $125 to participate.
| Aquatic Park
2019 "Dash and Splash": Plunge w/ a Purpose | SF
Hop, skip, run or jump into the chilly waters of the Bay Area for the amazing Special Olympics athletes. You are invited to watch see the 2019 “Dash and Splash”  Plunge with a Purpose – to encourage inclusion and change the way that people think about ...
2019 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF
Saturday, February 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Portsmouth Square
2019 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Chinatown. The Chinatown Community Street Fair takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Parade. At the fair, experience Chinese cultural arts such as Chinese folk dancing, opera, drumming and much more at the entertainment stage on Washington ...

Tax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | SF
Saturday, February 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Tax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | SF

It’s still early in the tax season, but if you file early, not only will the IRS love you and send you flowers (not really), but you’ll get your refund early. The volunteers of Tax Aid will help you file your tax return, so long ...

TreasureFest: Outdoor “Mardi Gras” Festival | February 23-24
Saturday, February 23 – All Day | Cost: $4*
*$4 online / $7 at the gate - includes free parking
| Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
TreasureFest: Outdoor "Mardi Gras" Festival | February 23-24

Join us Feb 23rd & 24th for the First TreasureFest of 2019 as we celebrate “Mardi Gras” in the Bay Area. RSVP on Facebook (Click “Going”) to enter to win a $100 spree. Winner announced Friday. Monthly

Year of the Pig: CHSA Chinese New Year’s Celebration | Chinatown
Saturday, February 23 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | CHSA Museum
Year of the Pig: CHSA Chinese New Year’s Celebration | Chinatown

Join the Chinese Historical Society of America before the Chinese New Year Parade for a full day of programs to welcome the Year of the Pig. 2019 Chinese Spring Festival Saturday, February 23, 2019 | 11 am to 4 pm CHSA Museum, 965 Clay Street, ...

Northwestern Loop: From “Inside” to Outside Lands & Back Bike Tour | SF
Saturday, February 23 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Northwestern Loop: From "Inside" to Outside Lands & Back Bike Tour | SF
Led by Shaping San Francisco, all rides visit at least a half dozen branch libraries and their displays of the San Francisco Model. To reach these various parts of the City requires crossing ridges and valleys—sometimes more steep, sometimes less so. Difficulty Level: Moderate Main, 100 Larkin ...
80th Anniversary Celebration of the Golden Gate International Exposition | SF
Saturday, February 23 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
80th Anniversary Celebration of the Golden Gate International Exposition | SF
Join Christie Nelson, author of Beautiful Illusion, Treasure Island, 1939, and Patricia Araujo, luminous painter of the forgotten treasures of The Magic City. Together, their illustrated presentation will pay tribute to the art and history of the Golden Gate International Exposition.
2019 Chinese New Year Parade | SF
Saturday, February 23 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE standing room / bleacher seats are $35 - $50
| Chinatown
2019 Chinese New Year Parade | SF
Named one of the world’s top ten parades, the Chinese New Year Parade in San Francisco is the largest celebration of its kind outside of Asia. It was started in the 1860s and takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Community Street Fair ...
“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF
Saturday, February 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $5
| Murphy's Pub
“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF

2/23 Lineup: Katie Compa (HighTimes.com, SF Sketchfest) Mean Dave (Sacramento Punch Line) Matt Morales (Late Late show with Craig Ferguson) Andy Iwancio (Bumbershoot, Seattle Trans Pride) Joined by Nightlife on Mars regulars Natasha Muse, Joseph Nguyen, & Red Scott Every Saturday

Dre Day 2019: Classic Jams & Party Rap | SF
Saturday, February 23 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 10 pm. $5 at the door after.
| Madrone Art Bar
Dre Day 2019: Classic Jams & Party Rap | SF
1, 2, 3 and to the 4, House Party DJ’s bringing the 9th Annual Dre Day to your door on Saturday, February 23, 2019. It’s that time of year again. In honor of Andre Romelle Young’s (aka Dr Dre) birthday, you are invited to the 9th annual ...

Sunday, February 24

2019 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF
Sunday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Portsmouth Square
2019 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Chinatown. The Chinatown Community Street Fair takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Parade. At the fair, experience Chinese cultural arts such as Chinese folk dancing, opera, drumming and much more at the entertainment stage on Washington ...

TreasureFest: Outdoor “Mardi Gras” Festival | 2019
Sunday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: $4*
*$4 online / $7 at the gate - includes free parking
| Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
TreasureFest: Outdoor "Mardi Gras" Festival | 2019

Join us Feb 23rd & 24th for the First TreasureFest of 2019 as we celebrate “Mardi Gras” in the Bay Area. RSVP on Facebook (Click “Going”) to enter to win a $100 spree. Winner announced Friday. Monthly

91st Oscar Watch Party & 50% Off Sparkling Wine | Castro
Sunday, February 24 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for purchase.
| Finn Town Tavern
91st Oscar Watch Party & 50% Off Sparkling Wine | Castro
Cheer for your favorites and come check out the jokes, clothes, aplus the good and bad botox jobs when the Oscars turn 91. Drink up because they’ll have 50% off sparkling wine to suit the evening. 91st Oscar Watch Party & 50% off Sparkling Wine Sunday, February ...
2019 Novela Oscars Party: Costumes & Popcorn | SF
2019 Novela Oscars Party: Costumes & Popcorn | SF
Come to Novela to celebrate Hollywood’s biggest night full of glitz, glamour and selfies on two large projection screens and five HD flat panels at 3:30 pm on Sunday, February 24, 2019. Free, but an RSVP is required. Come dressed as your favorite character or in your finest night ...