Upcoming Events

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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

12th Annual Bombay Sapphire Bartender Competition | SF
Tuesday, June 19 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required
| La Mar Cebicheria

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7:00 pmWin Tix: Serpentwithfeet: Mystical Gospel- Inflected R&B | Swedish American Hall  WIN
8:00 pmTokens: Stand-Up Comedy for Everyone | Oakland   FREE*
*$5 suggested donation, not required
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
8:00 pmWin Tix: Langston Kerman: Live Comedy Central Comedy Taping | The Punch Line   WIN
8:00 pmVinyl Room Standup Comedy Show | Burlingame   FREE

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

$1 Summer Family Movie Festival:  Storks & Mr. Peabody & Sherman | Dublin
Wednesday, June 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
| Hacienda Crossings Stadium 21 & IMAX

Regal Theaters across the Bay Area have once again planned a fun-filled Summer Movie Express of select family movies for $1 for kids and parents from June to August. Watch select G or PG more...

10:00 amFree Oakland Guided Walking Tours | African-American History  FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to aallen@oaklandnet.com
10:00 am$1 Summer Family Movie Festival: Storks & Mr. Peabody & Sherman | Fairfield   $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
11:00 amFree Admission & $1 Rides: Foster Kids Clothing Drive Day | 2018 Alameda County Fair   FREE*
*Free admission when you donate one clothing item
11:00 am“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza   FREE
All DaySamsung Galaxy S9 Mobile Pop Up Tour | Union Square   FREE
4:00 pmFloat Night: Community Pool Party & BBQ | Los Gatos   FREE*
*Free and open to the public
All DaySFO Lights Up for Pride | June 20-25   FREE
5:30 pmFood First Meeting: A World Where People Have Access to Food | Berkeley   FREE
5:30 pmEast Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.
6:00 pm“Pullin’ Pork” Pride Party & Happy Hour | Castro   FREE*
*Free admission. Bring cash for food and drinks.
6:00 pm2018 ‘Movie Night on the Green’ Season Opening: “Wizard of Oz” | Marin   FREE
6:00 pmFree Dance Band Concert in the Park | Redwood City   FREE
6:00 pmConservatory Lighting & Free Summer Solstice Concert | Golden Gate Park   FREE*
*Space is limited at this event, and the public is encouraged to make a free reservation.
6:00 pmSF’s Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | SF Brewers Guild   FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
6:00 pmDance Lesson with Dana DeSimone: Andre Thierry (Zydeco) | Union Square   FREE
6:00 pm1951’s “World Refugee Day”: Art Activities & Refreshments | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP Required
6:30 pmSummer Blues Concert | Menlo Park   FREE
6:30 pmGrace Cathedral’s “Sister Act” Sing-Along Mass for Pride | SF   FREE
7:00 pmFree Comedy Night with Danny Dechi | Outer Richmond   FREE
7:00 pmNerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop   $8
7:00 pmFree Astronomy Lecture: “Near Earth Asteroids and Space Missions” | Presidio   FREE
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland   FREE
8:00 pmSF City Hall’s Gorgeous Rainbow Lights: Pride 2018 | June 20-24   FREE
8:00 pm“The End” Insane Tarantino-Style Improv | SF   $5*
8:00 pmJokelandish: Stand-up Comedy Showcase | Oakland   $1*
*$1 with code "funcheapbaby" on Eventbrite; otherwise, it's $5.
8:00 pmFree “World Class Comedy” Wednesdays | Marina   FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. Otherwise $15. Two Drink Minimum.
8:00 pmWin Tix: “Soft Power” Groundbreaking New Comedy/Musical | Curran   WIN*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for 20-40% off non-balcony tickets for most performances
9:00 pmFree Movies on the Beach: 2018 Kick Off “The Lost Boys” | Santa Cruz   FREE

Thursday, June 21, 2018

14 Hours of Sunshine: Summer Begins Today | SF
Thursday, June 21 – 5:00 am | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco

Nicholas Raymond June 21, 2018 is the longest day of the year and officially the first day of Summer.  With the sunrise at 5:48 am and sunset not until 8:34 pm in San more...

10:00 amSummer Solstice: Longest Day of the Year | 9 Free Guided Walking Tours   FREE
10:00 amHidden San Francisco Walking Tours | SoMa   FREE
All DayFree Admission Day for Kids & $2 Bites of the Fair | Alameda County Fair   FREE*
*Kids must be 12 and under.
12:30 pmJenny Lind Concert: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF   FREE
5:00 pmCivic Center’s “Third Thursday” Music & Food Festival: 2018 Kickoff | SF   FREE
5:00 pmFree Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa   FREE*
*All gallery and museum entries will be free except for the Contemporary Jewish Museum which will be offering a special entry price of $5.
5:00 pmGame Night Happy Hour, Trivia & Relay Races | SF   FREE*
*No cost to get in the door or play games. Food and Drinks will need to be purchased.
5:00 pm“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
5:30 pmSummer Street Party: Live Music, 100+ Hot Rods & Family Fun | Downtown Hayward   FREE
5:30 pm2018 “Summer Sounds” Opening Concert: Mariachi Mestizo | Walnut Creek   FREE
5:30 pmWin Tix: Pride 2018 Sunset Party Boat Cruise | SF   WIN
5:30 pmUnderground Speakeasy & Pride Happy Hour at Goorin Bros. Hat Shop | North Beach   FREE*
*Free entry and no tickets required. But priority entrance given to ticket holders from The Speakeasy
6:00 pm2018 Cortland Avenue Summer Solstice Stroll | Bernal Heights   FREE*
*Free for BBA members
6:00 pmDivisadero Art Walk: Summer Solstice & Pride | SF   FREE
6:00 pmSFJAZZ 2018: 32nd Annual Summer Jazz Concert Series Kick Off | Palo Alto   FREE
6:00 pm2018 San Mateo’s Summer Music Series Kick Off: Reggae in the Park | June 21-Aug.16   FREE
6:00 pmAdventure Run Scavenger Hunt & Beer Garden | Concord   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmFree Outdoor Salsa Dance Party with Bululú | SoMa   FREE
6:00 pm“Moonlight” Free Movie Screening | SF   FREE
6:00 pmWin Tix: NightLife: “Pride” | California Academy of Sciences   WIN
6:00 pm“Binary Salon 03 & Halation” Opening Reception | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
6:30 pm2018 Moraga Summer Concert Series Kick Off: Classic Rock Night | June 21-Aug. 16   FREE
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concerts: Lumberyard | Concord   FREE
6:30 pmLove SF’s Waterfront? Get to know the Embarcadero Seawall | SF   FREE*
*RSVP on Evetnbrite
7:00 pm“As Black As Resistance” Book Launch & Discussion | City Lights Books   FREE
7:00 pmStorySlam’s “Awkward” Live True Storytelling Competition | Oakland   $5*
*Sliding scale donation requested, $5-$20. It may be standing room only inside.
7:30 pmStrappy Hour: Pride Pizza Party & Free Mini Workshop | Mission Dist.   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. For Adults only.
7:30 pmPride Night at the Commons: Dance Class & Workshops | SF   FREE*
*Free classes on a first come, first serve basis
8:00 pm2018 Kickoff: Outdoor Waterfront Movie Night: “The Sandlot” | Jack London Square   FREE
8:00 pmCity Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio   FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
8:00 pmHaight Ashbury Comedy Night | Milk Bar   FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise, it's $15.
8:00 pmWin Tix: Pioneers of Ska-Punk: The Specials | Fox Theater   WIN
8:45 pm“Movies on the Square”: 25th Anniversary of “Jurassic Park” | Redwood City   FREE
9:00 pmWin Tix: Life Is A Wave: Celebrating 15 Years of Surf & Coastal Conservation | Mezzanine   WIN*

Friday, June 22, 2018

NOW Panhandle Festival 2018: Opening Day | SF
Friday, June 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | The Panhandle

NOW! SF Facebook Come on out June 22-24, 2018 to co-create the best possible version of the panhandle community for one extraordinary week as the NOW Summer Festival takes over the neighborhoods around San Francisco’s more...

All DayMontclair Fine Arts Sidewalk Festival | Oakland   FREE
All Day2018 Trans March | Dolores Park   FREE
All DayFree Admission Day for Seniors | Alameda County Fair   FREE*
*Seniors must be 62 and better.
12:00 pm“Circus Bella” Your Favorite One Ring Circus | Yerba Buena Gardens   FREE
12:00 pmFree Lunchtime Concert: Zydeco Flames | Oakland   FREE
12:00 pmRooftop Garden Concert: 10 Pc Variety Dance Band | Oakland   FREE
12:00 pm60 Minute Escape Game : Escape the Space Alien | SSF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP.
3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
4:00 pmSilicon Valley BBQ Championships: 60 Chefs, Live Music & Market | Santa Clara   FREE
5:00 pmFriday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid | Oakland   $7.50*
*Half-price gallery admission for adults; ages 18 and under are free. Admission for members is always free.
5:00 pm“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party & Beer Garden | Fort Mason   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
5:30 pm“Music in the Park” 2018 Kickoff: Tony! Toni! Toné! | San Jose   $10
5:30 pmUnderground Speakeasy & Pride Happy Hour | North Beach   FREE*
*Free entry and no tickets required. But priority entrance given to ticket holders from The Speakeasy
6:00 pmMusic on the Square: Chicago & Steely Dan Tribute | Redwood City   FREE
6:00 pmRare Street Artist “fnnch” Art Show: Honey Bears, Lips and LaCroix | SoMa   FREE*
*RSVP via Eventbrite
6:30 pm2018 Starlight Movie Night Season Opener: “Despicable Me 3” | Alameda   FREE
6:30 pmFree Beach Boardwalk Concert: The Motels | Santa Cruz   FREE
6:30 pm2018 Alamo’s Summer Concert Series Kick Off: Tom Petty Tribute | June 22-July 27   FREE
6:45 pmFree Port of Oakland Harbor Tours & Giant Cranes | Oakland   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmFeral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF   $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
7:00 pmFree Community Movie Night “Rent Sing-Along” | Berkeley   FREE*
*None. Nada. Zilch. Zero.
7:00 pm2018 Summer Concert in the Park: The Groove Doctors | Pleasanton   FREE
7:30 pm“Dancing Under the Stars”: Bollywood Night | Jack London Square   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: 2018 SF Air Guitar Championships | Brick & Mortar Music Hall   WIN*
*Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door
8:30 pm2018 “Movie Night Under The Stars” Kick Off & Free Popcorn: “Sing” | Benicia   FREE
9:00 pmWin Tix: Latin Psychedelic-Funk: Brown Sabbath | Slim’s   WIN
9:00 pm“Comedy Soup”: Music, Comedy, Free Beer & Popcorn | Oakland   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP to soupcomedyrsvp@gmail.com, Suggested donation of $5-$10 per person at the end of the night.
10:15 pmFree SF Giants Post-Game Fireworks Show | AT&T Park   FREE*
*Free to watch the fireworks from outside the stadium. Special game tickets must be purchased.
10:15 pmWin Tix: Comedy Night: Josh Blue (Comedy Central) | Punch Line   WIN