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Thursday, October 17

Win: Alcatraz “Night Tour & Boat Cruise” | SF
Enter by: Thursday, October 17 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN
You are the only visitors on the Island, so take advantage of special Park Programs during the course of the evening and enjoy breathtaking views of San Francisco as night falls. One Funcheap winner will win a pair of Alcatraz Night Tour tickets good any date through ...
Win Tix: Oakland’s 2019 “Autumn Lights” Festival | Lake Merritt
Thursday, October 17 – 6:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$20 Adv / $25 Door. Youth (ages 6-17) - $7 Adv /$10 Door. Free for children below 5.
| The Gardens at Lake Merritt
Imagine yourself immersed in acres of lush gardens illuminated with nearly 50 mesmerizing, larger-than-life art and lighting installations created by Bay Area artists from tiny clay pottery lanterns to massive Burning Man pieces. This enchanting and surreal festival runs three nights only, October 17-19, 2019. > Get Tickets – ...

20% Off: “Disney on Ice” at Oracle Arena | Oakland
20% Off: "Disney on Ice" at Oracle Arena | Oakland
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 ...

Friday, October 18

8th Ohlone Annual Big Time Gathering “8 Generations” | The Presidio
Friday, October 18 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Rob Hill Campground
8th Ohlone Annual Big Time Gathering “8 Generations" | The Presidio

Come out and join in celebrating 8th Annual Ohlone Big Time. The Legacy with traditional dances, games, exhibitors, and of course food. 8th Ohlone Annual Big Time Gathering Friday & Saturday, October 18 & 19, 2019 | 2 pm Rob Hill Campground (Presidio), Central Magazine Rd, ...

“Sundown Cinema” Halloween Outdoor Movie Night: Hocus Pocus | Dolores Park
Friday, October 18 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
"Sundown Cinema" Halloween Outdoor Movie Night: Hocus Pocus | Dolores Park

Film Night in the Park and Sundown Cinema have combined forces to create a brand new summer outdoor movie series at parks all over SF. Expect food, drinks, music, neighborhood fun, and film selections that both cinephiles and casual moviegoers will love. Sundown Cinema will ...

“Off the Grid” Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party | SF
Friday, October 18 – 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 crispy-fried crepes (Jianbing) and Filipino desserts, to handmade pasta, Neapolitan pizza, and Haitian pork griot – along with ...Every Friday

Hayes Valley’s Free Outdoor Movie Night: “Booksmart” | SF
Friday, October 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
Hayes Valley's Free Outdoor Movie Night: "Booksmart" | 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 ...

Saturday, October 19

8th Ohlone Annual Big Time Gathering “8 Generations” | The Presidio
Saturday, October 19 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Rob Hill Campground
8th Ohlone Annual Big Time Gathering “8 Generations" | The Presidio

Come out and join in celebrating 8th Annual Ohlone Big Time. The Legacy with traditional dances, games, exhibitors, and of course food. 8th Ohlone Annual Big Time Gathering Friday & Saturday, October 18 & 19, 2019 | 2 pm Rob Hill Campground (Presidio), Central Magazine Rd, ...

SF’s Filipino Night Market “Undiscovered” | SoMa
Saturday, October 19 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP requested to get a free pin. Donations are appreciated.
| 598 Stevenson at 7th Street
SF's Filipino Night Market "Undiscovered" | SoMa
Inspired by the vibrant night markets of Asia, Undiscovered is a free monthly music and food festival and curated collection of emerging artists and merchants that celebrate the rich cultural heritage of SF’s SOMA Pilipinas Cultural District. Undiscovered SF is Northern California’s only night market dedicated to Filipino-American ...

Sunday, October 20

Harley-Davidson Summer Fest w/ Empanadas + Carnitas | Palace of Fine Arts
Harley-Davidson Summer Fest w/ Empanadas + Carnitas | Palace of Fine Arts
Our Second Summer weekend on Sunday the 20th is a celebration of SF’s real summer as we explore some of the Bay Area’s culinary delights, sponsored by Harley-Davidson LiveWire. In addition to test rides, we’ll be doing food workshops where you can learn how to make ...
The Final Presidio Picnic of 2019 | SF
Sunday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
The Final Presidio Picnic of 2019 | 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

Heart of the Hub Outdoor Block Party | SoMa
Sunday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| Impark Brady St/Stevenson St
Heart of the Hub Outdoor Block Party | SoMa
The Heart of the Hub Block Party is a family-friendly community outdoor event intended to celebrate The Market Street Hub’s identity as a rapidly-transforming neighborhood within San Francisco, and to communicate about the exciting changes to come as a result of the 30 Otis Street ...

Tuesday, October 22

“Writing with Strangers” at Salesforce Park | Final Night of 2019
Tuesday, October 22 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*https://salesforcetransitcenter.com/events/
| Salesforce Park
"Writing with Strangers" at Salesforce Park | Final Night of 2019

Writers in Salesforce Park invites people to interact with the literary arts and local writers through readings and workshops presented by Intersection for the Arts artist members. Don’t miss all six events at the Main Plaza of Salesforce Park. Writers in Salesforce Park Tuesdays, September ...Every Tuesday

15-minute Magic Lantern 3-D Light Show | Redwood City
Tuesday, October 22 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
15-minute Magic Lantern 3-D Light Show | Redwood City

Experience the Redwood City Improvement Association’s 3-D video mapping light show held every Tuesday evening through November 26th. The Magic Lantern 3-D Light Show is designed by world-renowned light show artist, Bart Kresa, and projects weekly onto the San Mateo County History Museum. The new ...Every

Cinema Under The Stars “Beetlejuice” | Napa
Tuesday, October 22 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No outside food or beverage
| CIA at Copia
Cinema Under The Stars "Beetlejuice" | Napa

Warm summer nights and starry skies will set the scene every Tuesday evening at Copia presenting Cinema Under the Stars, a delightful combination of film, food, and fun in the garden. Bring a blanket and cozy up with friends or loved ones as you enjoy ...Every Tuesday

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

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 ...

Friday, October 25

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

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 ...

Laughs on Tap Free Comedy Night | Ocean View Brew Works
Friday, October 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but bring cash for food & drinks
| Ocean View Brew Works
Laughs on Tap Free Comedy Night | Ocean View Brew Works

Join every 2nd and 4th Friday at Albany’s favorite locally owned microbrewery for Laughs on Tap. A free stand up comedy show featuring the best comedians in the Bay Area and beyond. Laughs on Tap Free Comedy Night Every 2nd & 4th Friday | 7:30 ...Monthly

Saturday, October 26

Health & Arts at the Park | SF
Saturday, October 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore Turk Mini Park
Health & Arts at the Park | SF

Come join at Health & Arts at the Park at Fillmore & Turk Mini Park every last Saturday from September to December 2019, 10 am to 2 pm. Featuring arts & crafts, healthy juices, and Tai Chi activities. 2019 Schedule:  September 28 October 26 November ...Monthly

San Francisco Shih Tzu Meetup Group | Alta Plaza Park
Saturday, October 26 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Alta Plaza Park
San Francisco Shih Tzu Meetup Group | Alta Plaza Park

Do you want to spend some time with fellow Shih Tzu parents out there? Well, this is the perfect group for you. Come and join the San Francisco Shih Tzu Meetup Group. San Francisco Shih Tzu Meetup Group Every 4th Saturday | 11:30 am Alta ...Monthly

Sunday, October 27

“Halloween Hoopla” Yerba Buena Gardens Festival 2019 | Final Day
Sunday, October 27 | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
"Halloween Hoopla" Yerba Buena Gardens Festival 2019 | Final Day

Between May and October in 2019, the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival presents 100 free performances on three outdoor stages in Yerba Buena Gardens. Admission is free and entertainment includes music, theater, dance, cultural events, educational and children’s programs. 2019 Yerba Buena Gardens Festival May 4 – October 27, ...

October Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay
October Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay

Attend a sunrise guided tour through Muir Woods National Monument. While the early hour may seem uncivilized, if not down-right obscene, sunrise is a particularly beautiful time to visit an old-growth redwood forest. You’ll learn about the local plant and animal residents which are more ...

Monday, October 28

Final Week of Ocean Beach Bonfires for 2019 | Ends Oct. 31
Monday, October 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Rings are first come first served
| Ocean Beach Fire Pits
Final Week of Ocean Beach Bonfires for 2019 | Ends Oct. 31

For the first time in four months, it’s finally legal again to have a bonfire at Ocean Beach. During the “No Burn” Season (which runs from November 1 to the end of February), bonfires are not allowed, but starting March 1, 2019 bonfires are back ...

Tuesday, October 29

15-minute Magic Lantern 3-D Light Show | Redwood City
Tuesday, October 29 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
15-minute Magic Lantern 3-D Light Show | Redwood City

Experience the Redwood City Improvement Association’s 3-D video mapping light show held every Tuesday evening through November 26th. The Magic Lantern 3-D Light Show is designed by world-renowned light show artist, Bart Kresa, and projects weekly onto the San Mateo County History Museum. The new ...Every

Cinema Under The Stars “Hocus Pocus” | Napa
Tuesday, October 29 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No outside food or beverage
| CIA at Copia
Cinema Under The Stars "Hocus Pocus" | Napa

Warm summer nights and starry skies will set the scene every Tuesday evening at Copia presenting Cinema Under the Stars, a delightful combination of film, food, and fun in the garden. Bring a blanket and cozy up with friends or loved ones as you enjoy ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, October 30

Final Free Rooftop Concert at Salesforce Park of 2019 | SF
Wednesday, October 30 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Final Free Rooftop Concert at Salesforce Park of 2019 | 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

“People in Plazas” Free Summer Music Festival Final Day | SF
Wednesday, October 30 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
"People in Plazas" Free Summer Music Festival Final Day | SF

This free annual outdoor music festival puts on over 130 free lunchtime concerts featuring an array of different styles from July to October in over 15 different public plazas near Market Street. “People in Plazas” 2019 Market Street Music Festival July 9 to October 30, 2019 | ...

Thursday, October 31

Final Ocean Beach Bonfire Night of 2019 | Until March 1st
Thursday, October 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Rings are first come first served
| Ocean Beach Fire Pits
Final Ocean Beach Bonfire Night of 2019 | Until March 1st

For the first time in four months, it’s finally legal again to have a bonfire at Ocean Beach. During the “No Burn” Season (which runs from November 1 to the end of February), bonfires are not allowed, but starting March 1, 2019 bonfires are back ...