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Free San Francisco Civic Symphony Winter ConcertFree San Francisco Civic Symphony Winter Concert
By - posted 1/26/2019
Get Out: Events

The oldest community orchestra on the West Coast, the San Francisco Civic Symphony cordially invites you to attend its winter concert on Sunday, January 27, 2019. Admission is free, donations are gratefully accepted ($10 suggested). Free San Francisco Civic Symphony Winter Concert Sunday, January 27, 2019 | 3 to 5 pm Nourse Theatre | 275 more...

100+ Can't Miss SF Beer Week Events | 2019100+ Can’t Miss SF Beer Week Events | 2019
By - posted 1/25/2019
Fairs & Festivals

SF Beer Week is a ten day celebration that showcases the Bay Area’s brewing heritage and contemporary craft beer scene. Have a pint… or a few at over 600 events in San Francisco and the Bay Area from February 1-10, 2019. There are beer dinners, food and beer pairing events, trivia nights, beer tastings, more...

Aardvark Books Closes After 40 YearsAardvark Books Closes After 40 Years
By - posted 1/25/2019
City Discoveries

Friday, January 25, 2019 is the final day of Aardvark Books on Church in the Castro. They’ve been open seven days a week since 1978, but sadly are closing. Please come by before then to give Owen a pet, say hello, and pick up some books for you and your loved more...

Kamala Harris 2020 President Launch RallyKamala Harris 2020 President Launch Rally
By - posted 1/25/2019

Kamala Harris is kicking off her campaign the 2020 Presidential Nomination with a rally in Oakland. Kamala is a fearless fighter for the vulnerable in our society. She’s been taking on the big fights by challenging powerful special interests who prey on working families, like Wall Street, big oil, and the Trump more...

1930s 1,000 Sqft San Francisco Scale Model1930s 1,000 Sqft San Francisco Scale Model
By - posted 1/24/2019
City Discoveries

Ever wondered what your neighborhood looked like in the 1930s, or how you can help to reimagine where you live today? Portions of a rediscovered scale model of San Francisco from 1938 with 6,000 city blocks, are coming to a branch near you. Each neighborhood will be on display in its corresponding more...

2019 Fort Point Civil War Day at Presidio2019 Fort Point Civil War Day at Presidio
By - posted 1/20/2019
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Fort Point is called to action once again. Experience first-hand the momentous era of the American Civil War from live reenactors through infantry and artillery demonstrations, medicine in the 1800’s, music, Victorian dance and exhibits displaying the lives of men, women, and children of days past. Talks and demonstrations will be held throughout more...

Oakland A's FanFest 2019Oakland A’s FanFest 2019
By - posted 1/20/2019
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The Oakland A’s will host their annual FanFest on Saturday, January 26, 2019 from 9:30 am to 2 pm at Jack London Square. FanFest will include autograph and Q&A sessions with players and coaches, appearances by Stomper and the Hall of Fame racers, as well as a Ticket Sales hub for more...

2019 SF's Insane "Free Bazaar" Sign Party2019 SF’s Insane “Free Bazaar” Sign Party
By - posted 1/20/2019

Delight, amuse and confuse your fellow humans on their way to work. The organizers will provide free poster boards and markers. You’ll write “FREE (WHATEVER YOU WANT)” and offer an experience, some words, a trinket, a sip — or anything you think would bring some whimsy to workers streaming out of Montgomery station. Meet more...

Rare Super Blood Moon Total Lunar Eclipse Over SFRare Super Blood Moon Total Lunar Eclipse Over SF
By - posted 1/19/2019
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It’s the year’s first supermoon, meaning the moon is nearly at its closest to Earth for this month, plus there will be lunar eclipse as well. This will be the last total lunar eclipse to grace Earth’s sky until May 26, 2021. A total lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes completely through the more...

Sea Lions' 29th Anniversary Weekend: Free Guided ToursSea Lions’ 29th Anniversary Weekend: Free Guided Tours
By - posted 1/18/2019

Celebrate the 29th anniversary of the sea lions’ arrival to PIER 39. The boisterous barking pinnipeds began arriving in droves shortly after the Loma Prieta earthquake hit San Francisco in October 1989. With a protected environment and plentiful supply of food from the Bay, the sea lions quickly decided to more...

2019 San Francisco SPCA Pop-Up & Cat Cafe2019 San Francisco SPCA Pop-Up & Cat Cafe
By - posted 1/17/2019
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The SF SPCA is back at One Embarcadero Center with a wildly adorable month-long Pop Up. Set in a lush indoor jungle, this year’s Pop Up invites you to step into an enchanted world where adoptable animals are just waiting for you to visit and deepen your connection with the animal more...

MLK Jr. Day Festival, March & Celebrations | 2019MLK Jr. Day Festival, March & Celebrations | 2019
By - posted 1/16/2019

Every year, the Bay Area celebrates the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a series of festivals, marches and celebrations highlighted by a march and festival near the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Most of the events are organized by the NorCalMLK Foundation. Getting There – Monday, January more...

Women's March 2019Women’s March 2019
By - posted 1/14/2019
Have Your Voice Heard

It’s time to march again. Women across the Bay Area are joining together again to celebrate the anniversary of the historic Women’s March, the progress we’ve made, and the continued push for change. The historic 2017 Women’s March inspired hundreds of women to run, millions more to vote, and dozens to more...

Patti Smith's 1-Week Photo Exhibition Comes to SFPatti Smith’s 1-Week Photo Exhibition Comes to SF
By - posted 1/13/2019
Artsy Fartsy

San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI) and kurimanzutto are honored to announce Wing, a one-week-only exhibition of photographs by international artist, writer, and musician Patti Smith. Presented from January 14–19, 2019, at the Diego Rivera Gallery at SFAI’s historic Chestnut Street campus, the exhibition features a selection of photographs centered on Smith’s reverence more...

Free Skee-Ball NightsFree Skee-Ball Nights
By - posted 1/13/2019
Fun & Games

Want to play free skeeball and get tips from Joey the Cat, three-time National Brewskee-Ball champion? Guess what? Skeeson 33 of San Francisco Brewskee-Ball® starts in mid-January and we want you to play! Come to our Skee-4-Free Kickoff party to learn about the league, meet other rollers, and sign-up your team. Free more...