Upcoming Events

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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

She+ Geeks Out Power Up Webinar: Managing with Empathy sponsored by Cogito
Tuesday, September 22 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Register at link
| Online

Management has gotten even harder in today’s remote workspace and managing with empathy is critical. Join us for a panel discussion on how to motivate, coach, engage and drive performance, with more...

10:00 amBlood Drive at Palace of Fine Arts   FREE*
*Appointments strongly encouraged
All Day“Berkeley Restaurant Week” To Go (Sept. 15-30)   $15*
*Prix. Fixe Menus at $15, $20 or $25 per person. Use Snackpass code
1:00 pmWebinar: Everything You Need to Know About Google My Business   FREE*
*Make sure to RSVP in advance!
6:00 pmArtist Virtual Talk: Ali Blum, Art in the Time of COVID   FREE
8:30 pm$5.50 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose   $5.50*
*$5.50 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $1.75

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Free Admission Hour "Japanese Tea Garden" at GG Park

The Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park officially re-opened its doors to the public Wednesday, July 22 with modifications to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the San Francisco Recreation and more...

3:30 pmCamp Palo Alto Networks Virtual Activity for Kids   FREE*
*Registration required
5:00 pmKids Virtual Summit on Art + Health + Innovation 2020 Kick-off   FREE*
*Registration required, donation is encouraged.
6:00 pmVirtual Presentation: Your Vote Matters   FREE
6:00 pmOnline AHI2020: Art + Health + Innovation, Conversations in Improving Quality of Care   FREE*
*Free to attend! but registration required. Donations welcome to further art programming and support for families touched by pediatric cancer.r
7:00 pmVirtual Author Talk with Obi Kaufmann: The Forests of California   $5*
*Suggested Donation $5-$20.
7:00 pmVirtual Discussion “On Hood Feminism”   FREE*
*Free, suggested donation $10
7:00 pmDistrict 7 San Francisco Board of Supervisors Candidate Online Forum   FREE*
*Free. Registration required.
8:00 pmImagine Freedom: Virtual Art Works for Abolition   FREE
8:00 pmThe Premise “Virtual Comedy Show”   FREE


Thursday, September 24, 2020

Another Hole in the Head Warped Dimension Film festival

Mr. HoleHead’s Warped Dimension …is an online-only festival presented by the producers of Another Hole in the Head–San Francisco’s longest-running genre film festival. Not to be confused with our 17th Annual primary more...

Worldwide Fashion Tech Virtual Conference   FREE
8:00 amBike to Wherever Day   FREE
All DayKids Virtual Summit on Art + Health + Innovation 2020   FREE*
*Registration required, donation is encouraged.
10:00 am2020 Virtual “Berkeley Old Time Music Convention”   FREE*
*Except for the instructional workshops. Donations will go to the musicians.
10:00 amSF LGBT Center Small Business Covid-19 Weekly Support Meeting   FREE
1:00 pm12th Annual 50|50 Art Exhibition Show   FREE*
*Free, but must book date and time online at www.SanchezArtCenter.10to8.com
5:00 pmVirtual Fundraising Summit to Prevent Homelessness   FREE
5:00 pmVirtual Tour – Prison Museums as Sites of Conscience w/ Sean Kelley   FREE
6:00 pmRowan Ricardo Phillips New Book “Living Weapon” via Zoom   FREE
7:00 pmVirtual NightSchool at Cal Academy of Sciences: Sea Otters and the Bay   FREE
7:00 pmSan Mateo County History Makers: Honoring Chef Martin Yan   FREE*
*Free, suggested donation of $25
7:00 pmThe YETI Film Tour Drive-In Edition: Stories From The Wild, For The Wild   $25*
*$25- $150, depends on how many person per vehicle (includes driver). All attendees will receive a custom YETI Rambler bottle ($30 value)
8:00 pmFuncheap’s Live Zoom Comedy Roast Night w/ Chris Riggins   FREE*
*Free but donations greatly apprecaited - Venmo @hellafunny

Friday, September 25, 2020

California Dreaming Online Fashion Show
Friday, September 25 | Cost: FREE

You are invited to join the Award- Winning Fashion Community Week to experience one of a kind New Age Virtual Fashion show. This runway show will bring you to the true essence more...

All DayRSVPs Open Today for SFMOMA’s “Free Community Days” (Oct. 4-18)   FREE*
*RSVP for timed tickets required. Tickets available beginning September 25th.
All DayDia de Madonnari Street Painting Festival Kick Off   FREE
All DayKids Virtual Summit on Art + Health + Innovation 2020   FREE*
*Registration required, donation is encouraged.
All DaySan Francisco History Days 2020 Kick-off   FREE*
*Registration required.
10:00 am2020 Virtual “Berkeley Old Time Music Convention”   FREE*
*Except for the instructional workshops. Donations will go to the musicians.
12:00 pmOnline Presentation: Harlem of the West – The San Francisco Fillmore Jazz Era   FREE
All Day“Berkeley Restaurant Week” $15 Prix Fixe Meals (Thru 9/30)   $15*
*Prix Fixe Menus at $15, $20 or $25 per person. Use Snackpass code
12:30 pm2020 San Francisco Neon & Vintage Sign Festival Kick-off   $10*
*Suggested donation for all-event virtual passport, $10–$50
5:00 pm2020 Virtual Monterey Jazz Festival Kick-off   FREE*
*Donation is appreciated
5:00 pmBlack X Online Film Festival Opening Night   FREE*
*RSVP required
6:00 pmOutdoor Alameda Porch Music: Social Distancing Concert   FREE
6:00 pm“Out Front” Community Outdoor Drinks & Dining at The UC Theatre   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks.
6:00 pmI Need Space: A Live Stream Queer Music Festival (Chapter 7)   FREE*
*Free Donation is Required
7:00 pmComedy Oakland Online   FREE*
*Donation is encourage
8:00 pm“Crazy Funny Asians” Virtual Comedy Live from San Francisco   FREE*
*Free but donations greatly apprecaited - Venmo @hellafunny
8:00 pmSanta Cruz Beach Boardwalk Drive-in Movie: Spider Man Into the Spider‑Verse   $25*
*per vehicle

Saturday, September 26, 2020

Virtual Fashion Community Week Present -"Walking into the Future Fashion Show"
Saturday, September 26 | Cost: FREE

You are invited to the Award- Winning Fashion Community Week to experience a Futuristic presentation of New Era Digital Fashion show. This futuristic fashion show walks you right into the Future with more...

All DayKids Virtual Summit on Art + Health + Innovation 2020   FREE*
*Registration required, donation is encouraged.
All DaySan Francisco History Days 2020   FREE*
*Registration required.
9:00 amReads for the Resistance: A Book Club for Creatives   FREE
All Day2020 San Francisco Neon & Vintage Sign Festival   $10*
*Suggested donation for all-event virtual passport, $10–$50
10:00 amVirtual Sharktoberfest 2020   FREE
10:00 amSF (Open) Studios: A Special Virtual Adaptation of 45-year SF Tradition (Kick Off)   FREE*
*https://sfosguide.com/
10:00 amOnline ArtSpan Presents SF (Open) Studios: Rose Event   FREE
10:00 am2020 Virtual “Berkeley Old Time Music Convention”   FREE*
*Except for the instructional workshops. Donations will go to the musicians.
10:00 am14th Annual Portola Garden Tour (COVID 19 Edition)   FREE*
*Free for all, donations accepted
10:00 am“Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle   FREE
11:00 amOpen-Air Marketplace of Local Makers at Walnut Creek   FREE
11:00 amSF Chinatown “Walkway Weekends” (July 18 – Sept. 20)   FREE
12:00 pmDan Weber’s “Dreaming City” Art Installation   FREE
12:00 pmUrban Forums “Walk & Talk” Black Point and Fort Mason   FREE*
*Free but RSVP is required.
12:00 pmBlack X Online Film Festival: Discoveries   FREE*
*RSVP required
1:00 pmVirtual Shade Gardening w/ California Native Plants Society   FREE
5:00 pm2020 Virtual Monterey Jazz Festival   FREE*
*Donation is appreciated
5:00 pmBlack X Online Film Festival: Legacies   FREE*
*RSVP required
6:00 pmOut Front” Community Outdoor Drinks & Dining at The UC Theatre   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks.
6:00 pmJoshua Nissen King “Fruit of Another” Virtual Celebration   FREE*
*Free to stream on Instagram Live @vossgallery
6:30 pmChildren’s Fairyland “Celebrity Storytime”   FREE*
*Registration required.
7:00 pmThe Stud’s “Drag Alive Online” Every Saturday   FREE*
*Free but online donation of $10 appreciated: Venmo: stud_sf
7:00 pm“HellaSecret” Comedy Show & Tiki Bar Night (San Francisco) – Early Show   $15*
*Get $5 off Tickets - $15 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $20) - limited to 40 tickets due to maintain social-distance. There is a two item minimum
7:00 pmComedy Oakland Online   FREE*
*Donation is encourage
7:45 pmSan Mateo’s Saturday Night Drive-In Movie Nights   $30*
*$30/per vehicle: One Drive-In Movie Ticket per one vehicle. Fit as many people as your vehicle legally allows.
8:00 pm“Black Laughs Matter” Virtual Comedy Show   FREE*
*Donations appreciated. Any amount helps
8:00 pmSanta Cruz Beach Boardwalk Drive-in Movie: Spider Man Into the Spider‑Verse   $25*
*per vehicle
9:00 pm9pm Show: “HellaSecret” Comedy Show & Tiki Bar Night (San Francisco)   $15*
*Get $5 off Tickets - $15 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $20) - limited to 40 tickets due to maintain social-distance. There is a two item minimum
9:00 pmChabot Space & Science Center’s Virtual Telescope Viewings   FREE*
*Donation is encourage

Sunday, September 27, 2020

Virtual Fashion Community Week - Shop the Runway Collection
Sunday, September 27 | Cost: FREE

You are invited to join the Award- Winning Fashion Community Week’s famous Shopping event to shop brand new designer collection! An exclusive opportunity to view and shop new Designer pieces that is more...

All DaySan Francisco History Days 2020 Final Day   FREE*
*Registration required.
9:00 amOuter Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile   FREE
10:00 am2020 Virtual “Berkeley Old Time Music Convention”   FREE*
*Except for the instructional workshops. Donations will go to the musicians.
All Day2020 San Francisco Neon & Vintage Sign Festival   $10*
*Suggested donation for all-event virtual passport, $10–$50
11:00 amJapantown’s Picnic in the Peace Plaza Final Day   FREE
All Day2020 Virtual Folsom Street Fair   FREE*
*Free, but donations are requested
12:00 pmBlack X Online Film Festival: Finding Place   FREE*
*RSVP required
2:00 pmOnline Artist Talk: Daniel Lezama “Contemporary Mexican Painter”   FREE
2:00 pmThe Flow – “Loss & Grief: A Starting Place for Healing” (Online Poetry Workshop)   FREE
5:00 pm2020 Virtual Monterey Jazz Festival Final Day   FREE*
*Donation is appreciated
5:00 pmBlack X Online Film Festival: STATELESS   FREE*
*RSVP required

Monday, September 28, 2020

Dia de Madonnari Street Painting Festival Final Day
Monday, September 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All over Berkeley and Oakland

Please note that given the nature of COVID-19 things may change closer to the event date. So please check the organizer’s website or Facebook for updates. Dia de Madonnari is a street more...

7:00 pmOnline Book Club: Benjamin Bac Sierra Barrio Bushido   FREE
7:30 pmThe Marsh’s Zoom Storytelling Night: 4 Performers Every Monday   FREE*
*Everything is FREE. But feel FREE to make a donation through our tip jar to support and sustain The Marsh and MarshStream performers.
8:00 pmFree Virtual Starline Comedy | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

She+ Geeks Out: September Virtual Geek Out Sponsored by Proletariat
Tuesday, September 29 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Register Online
| Virtual Event

The womxn of Proletariat host an AMA + raffle prizes + networking = FUN! Please join us for a special night of networking and learning with the lovely folx at Proletariat! The womxn more...

5:30 pmOnline Town Hall – Police Accountability, Discipline & Oversight w/ SF DA Chesa Boudin   FREE*
*Registration required
7:00 pmWebinar: Every Day We’re More Illegal w/ Juan Felipe Herrera & Naomi Shihab Nye   Donation*
*Suggested Donation $5-$20.
8:30 pm$5.50 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose   $5.50*
*$5.50 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $1.75

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Free Admission Hour "Japanese Tea Garden" at GG Park

The Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park officially re-opened its doors to the public Wednesday, July 22 with modifications to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the San Francisco Recreation and more...

10:00 amBay Area Virtual Chuseok Festival (Korean Harvest)   FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donation is welcome.
All DayWin: $50 Gift Card: “Berkeley Restaurant Week” To Go (Sept. 15-30)   WIN