Tuesday, February 18, 2020

8:00 pm“Town Business” Oakland Comedy Night | Every Tuesday  FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $10 at door.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

All Out Comedy Class: Try Improv For Free | Oakland
Wednesday, February 19 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| All Out Comedy Theater

Are you interested in improv but want a chance to dip your toe in the water before jumping all the way in? Take a class on us. This is a great more...

5:30 pmEast Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.


Thursday, February 20, 2020

7:00 pmOakland Art Library Open House | East Bay  FREE*
*Free, with an RSVP

Friday, February 21, 2020

Tiny Garage Concert Night | Emeryville
Friday, February 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5 Suggested Donation
| Boonation Custom Cycles

Boonation Custom Cycles hosts a monthly Tiny Garage Concert Series. This is a community event, catered towards lovers of neighborhood fun. Tiny Garage Concerts Every 3rd Friday | 7 pm to 10 pm Boonation more...

8:00 pmFandango Jarocho: Son Jarocho Jam Session | Berkeley   FREE*
*Donations welcome

Saturday, February 22, 2020

Laurel's Lunar New Year Celebration: Lion Dance & Free BBQ  | Oakland
Saturday, February 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Laurel District Association

Celebrate the Year of the Rat and join Laurel District businesses to welcome “a fruitful and prosperous year”. 2020 will be a year of progression and vitality celebrating the Rat who more...

All DayTax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | SF  FREE
1:00 pmRBHworks Brewery Takeover Tour: Good Beer & Free Art Show | Bay Area   FREE

Monday, February 24, 2020

7:00 pmNerd Nite East Bay: Geeky Lectures in a Bar | Oakland  $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door. Doors at 7 pm; Show at 8 pm
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

IHOP Free Pancake Day | 2020

IHOP will serve millions of free short stack of the Original Buttermilk Pancakes during its National Pancake Day Celebration on Tuesday, February 25, 2020. More than 1,500 IHOP restaurants across the country will invite more...

5:30 pm“Popping the ​Science ​Bubble”: Conversations w/ Cal Scientists | Berkeley   FREE
8:00 pmLast Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
8:00 pm“Town Business” Oakland Comedy Night | Every Tuesday   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $10 at door.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Disney On Ice presents "Mickey’s Search Party" | Oracle Arena
Wednesday, February 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $15 | Oracle Arena

Join Mickey Mouse and his friends at Disney On Ice presents Mickey’s Search Party, a brand-new adventure filled with world-class skating, high-flying acrobatics, and unexpected stunts! Help them follow Captain Hook’s treasure map more...


Thursday, February 27, 2020

First Day to RSVP: Smithsonian's 16th Annual Free Museum Day | 2020
Thursday, February 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Museum ticket required from https://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-2020/
| San Francisco Bay Area

Museum Day brings together museums, zoos & cultural centers from all 50 states to offer free admission to all Museum Day ticket holders for the 16th Annual Free Museum Day. Museum Day more...


Friday, February 28, 2020

6:00 pmCandle Lit Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Berkeley  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is appreciated, though not required.
7:30 pmLaughs on Tap Free Comedy Night | Ocean View Brew Works  FREE*
*Free but bring cash for food & drinks

Saturday, February 29, 2020

"Art of the African Diaspora" Open Studio | Richmond
Saturday, February 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Richmond Art Center

Art of the African Diaspora is the longest running event of its kind in the Bay Area. This year it brings together over 150 artists of African descent, showcasing their work more...


Sunday, March 1, 2020

$5 First Sundays | Oakland Museum of California
Sunday, March 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: $5*
* Suggested donation of $5 for GA/ additional $5 fee for access to special exhibitions
| Oakland Museum of California

The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) brings together collections of art, history and natural science under one roof to tell the extraordinary stories of California and its people. As the only museum more...

All DayUnlimited Family Bowling Pass: All Summer Long | Bay Area   FREE
3:00 pmCuban Rumba Jam: Play, Sing, Dance & Enjoy | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

12:00 pmFree Admission Day at the Bedford Gallery | East Bay  FREE
8:00 pmFirst Tuesdays Free Comedy Showcase & Happy Hour | The Layover  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pm“Town Business” Oakland Comedy Night | Every Tuesday  FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $10 at door.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Free First Wednesday | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden
Wednesday, March 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden

Enjoy free admission to the UC Botanical Garden on the first Wednesday of every month month from 9 am to 5 pm year round. Established in 1890, the Garden, which is open more...

All DayFree Tax Assistance | Oakland Libraries   FREE
5:30 pm“Rainbow Family Night”: LGBTQ Parents Support Group | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required. There is also a suggested donation of $10 per adult however no one is turned away for lack of funds.
7:30 pmHometown Free Comedy Night & Happy Hour | Emeryville   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP
8:00 pmBowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay   FREE

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay
Thursday, March 5 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to galleries. Film programs are excluded
| Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive

The UC Berkeley Art Museum is the visual arts center of the University of California, Berkeley. Through art and film programs, collections, and research resources, the University aspires to be locally connected more...


Friday, March 6, 2020

"Oakland First Fridays" Street Festival
Friday, March 6 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Telegraph & 27th

Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month from 5-9p. for five huge blocks on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th more...

All DayFirst Friday Free Coworking | Impact Hub Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but there is a $5 suggested donation for the optional potluck lunch.
6:00 pmOakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk   FREE
6:00 pm$5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills   $5*
*From 6-10pm enjoy $5 admission to the Center. There is no pre-registration for First Fridays.
6:00 pm“Batch Made Market” Artisan Food | SF   FREE
7:30 pmMoonlight Comedy: No Cover Comedy & Dance Party | The Uptown   FREE*
*Donation of $10-20 per audience member is recommended and appreciated
8:00 pmOakland Critical Mass | First Friday   FREE
10:00 pmFirst Friday Follies Burlesque | Oakland   $5*
*$5 cover

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Craft Comedy Night: "Best of the East Bay" | Oakland
Saturday, March 7 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Tickets are general admission. Seating is limited. Arrive early.
| Federation Brewing

Check out one of Oakland’s hottest free standup shows. Craft Comedy features some of the best comedians in The Bay as well as touring guests from Comedy Central, Vice, Sketchfest, Conan, more...

9:00 amSick Plant Clinic | UC Berkeley Botanical Garden  FREE*
*Garden admission is free only if you're attending the Sick Plant Clinic.
9:00 amFirst Saturdays Free Outdoor Boot Camp | Oakland  FREE
10:00 am“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area  FREE
1:30 pmFirst Caturday at Lake Merritt: Outdoor Cat-napping & Socializing | Oakland  FREE
6:30 pmSpontaneous Storytelling & Free Drinks Night | Oakland  FREE*
*There is a one-drink minimum (doesn't have to be an alcoholic drink, but bring ID, 21+ only.)

Sunday, March 8, 2020

12:30 pmDiversity Film Series: “RBG” | Oakland  FREE
8:00 pmShapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland  FREE

Monday, March 9, 2020

"Supermoon" Night Over San Francisco | Full Worm Moon
Monday, March 9 – 5:48 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area

On March 9th, the Moon will be located on the opposite side of the Earth as the Sun and its face will be will be fully illuminated. This phase occurs at more...

7:00 pmIntro to Personal Safety & Self-Defense Class | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

8:00 pmFree Women’s Comedy Night | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but there is a two drink minimum and donations are welcome.
8:00 pm“Town Business” Oakland Comedy Night | Every Tuesday  FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $10 at door.

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

7:30 pmFree AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley  FREE
8:00 pmLine of Fire: Free Fireside Standup Comedy | Oakland  FREE

Thursday, March 12, 2020

Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, March 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Theatre

The Orinda Theatre hosts a free movie night at 6:30 pm on every second Thursday of the month. Every month showcases a new interesting classic title and sometimes you can catch special guest appearances by more...


Friday, March 13, 2020

"Art of the African Diaspora" Exhibition & Closing Party | Richmond
Friday, March 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Richmond Art Center

Art of the African Diaspora is the longest running event of its kind in the Bay Area. This year it brings together over 150 artists of African descent, showcasing their work more...

6:00 pm2nd Friday Art Walk | Oakland & Alameda   FREE
7:00 pmBig Mood Comedy: Free Stand-Up Comedy Show | Oakland   FREE
7:30 pmEast Bay Bike Party   FREE
7:30 pmLaughs on Tap Free Comedy Night | Ocean View Brew Works   FREE*
*Free but bring cash for food & drinks

Saturday, March 14, 2020

2020 St. Patrick’s Day Festival Kick Off | Dublin
Saturday, March 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Dublin Civic Center

Where else but Dublin would you want to celebrate St Patrick’s Day? Come out for a free, memorable and authentic Irish experience. Welcoming visitors from all over the world to celebrate. The more...

All Day2020 Holi Festival: The Biggest Color Party in The Bay Area | Fremont   $4*
*$4 until February 29; $5 March 1-13; $6 at the gate
9:00 pm“FirstClass: Departure” DJ Saturday Nights | Oakland   FREE

Sunday, March 15, 2020

2020 St. Patrick’s Day Celebration & Parade | Dublin
Sunday, March 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Dublin Civic Center

Where else but Dublin would you want to celebrate St Patrick’s Day? Come out for a free, memorable and authentic Irish experience. Welcoming visitors from all over the world to celebrate. The more...

11:00 amUC Gill Tract Community Farming Party | Albany   FREE
11:00 amSunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley   FREE

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

8:00 pm“Town Business” Oakland Comedy Night | Every Tuesday  FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $10 at door.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

"She's Beautiful When She's Angry" Documentary Film & Discussion | Oakland
Wednesday, March 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dimond Branch Library

March’s film is She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry, a documentary about the birth of the Women’s Liberation Movement in the 1960’s.

5:30 pmEast Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.

Thursday, March 19, 2020

7:00 pmOakland Art Library Open House | East Bay  FREE*
*Free, with an RSVP

Friday, March 20, 2020

Tiny Garage Concert Night | Emeryville
Friday, March 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5 Suggested Donation
| Boonation Custom Cycles

Boonation Custom Cycles hosts a monthly Tiny Garage Concert Series. This is a community event, catered towards lovers of neighborhood fun. Tiny Garage Concerts Every 3rd Friday | 7 pm to 10 pm Boonation more...

8:00 pmFandango Jarocho: Son Jarocho Jam Session | Berkeley   FREE*
*Donations welcome

Saturday, March 21, 2020

Craft Comedy Night: "Best of the East Bay" | Oakland
Saturday, March 21 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Tickets are general admission. Seating is limited. Arrive early.
| Federation Brewing

Check out one of Oakland’s hottest free standup shows. Craft Comedy features some of the best comedians in The Bay as well as touring guests from Comedy Central, Vice, Sketchfest, Conan, more...

11:00 am“Science@Cal”: Renowned Scientist Lecture | UC Berkeley  FREE
2:00 pm3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland  FREE
7:00 pm“Cat People” Comedy Show & Free Pizza | Oakland  $10

Sunday, March 22, 2020

Free Acting Class Day: Spring Sampler | Berkeley Rep
Sunday, March 22 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Berkeley Repertory Theatre

Bring your family, bring a friend, or treat yourself to an afternoon spent sampling the wide variety of programming offered at the Berkeley Rep School of Theatre. Taught by professional theatre artists, more...


Tuesday, March 24, 2020

8:00 pm“Town Business” Oakland Comedy Night | Every Tuesday  FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $10 at door.

Friday, March 27, 2020

7:30 pmLaughs on Tap Free Comedy Night | Ocean View Brew Works  FREE*
*Free but bring cash for food & drinks

Saturday, March 28, 2020

1:00 pmRBHworks Brewery Takeover Tour: Good Beer & Free Art Show | Bay Area  FREE

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

8:00 pmLast Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
8:00 pm“Town Business” Oakland Comedy Night | Every Tuesday  FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $10 at door.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

7:30 pmHometown Free Comedy Night & Happy Hour | Emeryville  FREE*
*Free with an RSVP

Friday, April 3, 2020

8:00 pmOakland Critical Mass | First Friday  FREE
10:00 pmFirst Friday Follies Burlesque | Oakland  $5*
*$5 cover

Saturday, April 4, 2020

Smithsonian's 16th Annual Free Museum Day | 2020
Saturday, April 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but you must signup and download your free ticket
| San Francisco Bay Area

Museum Day brings together museums, zoos & cultural centers from all 50 states to offer free admission to all Museum Day ticket holders for the 16th Annual Free Museum Day. Museum Day more...

All DayFree Tax Assistance | Oakland Libraries  FREE
8:00 pmCraft Comedy Night: “Best of the East Bay” | Oakland   FREE*
*Tickets are general admission. Seating is limited. Arrive early.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

The Biggest "Supermoon" of 2020 | Pink Moon
Tuesday, April 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area

On April 8th, the Moon will be located on the opposite side of the Earth as the Sun and its face will be will be fully illuminated. This phase occurs at more...

12:00 pmFree Admission Day at the Bedford Gallery | East Bay  FREE

Friday, April 10, 2020

East Bay Bike Party
Friday, April 10 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (East Bay)

The East Bay Bike Party is a monthly mobile party for riders of all ages, experience levels, and bike types, to meet, ride, and play together in the streets on the more...

6:00 pm2nd Friday Art Walk | Oakland & Alameda  FREE

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

All DayFinal Drop-In Tax Help Day | Oakland  FREE
5:30 pmEast Bay Green Drinks: Free Snacks & Networking | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but RSVP is required.

Thursday, April 16, 2020

7:00 pmOakland Art Library Open House | East Bay  FREE*
*Free, with an RSVP

Friday, April 17, 2020

Tiny Garage Concert Night | Emeryville
Friday, April 17 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5 Suggested Donation
| Boonation Custom Cycles

Boonation Custom Cycles hosts a monthly Tiny Garage Concert Series. This is a community event, catered towards lovers of neighborhood fun. Tiny Garage Concerts Every 3rd Friday | 7 pm to 10 pm Boonation more...


Saturday, April 18, 2020

Free National Parks Day for "National Park Week" | 2020

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city to enjoy the serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry more...


Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Lyrid Meteor Shower | 2020
Tuesday, April 21 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area

The annual Lyrid meteor shower lasts from about April 16 to 25. About 10 to 15 meteors per hour can be expected around the shower’s peak, in a dark sky. In 2020, more...


Monday, May 4, 2020

Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower | 2020
Monday, May 4 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area

Set your alarm and get up before dawn to witness the Eta Aquarids meteor shower. In 2020, the forecast calls for the greatest number of Eta Aquariid meteors to fall before dawn more...


Thursday, May 7, 2020

"Supermoon" Night Over San Francisco | Super Flower Moon
Thursday, May 7 – 10:45 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area

On May 7th, the Moon will be located on the opposite side of the Earth as the Sun and its face will be will be fully illuminated. This phase occurs at more...