Saturday, February 23, 2019

East Bay Resiliency Fair & Repair Cafe | Berkeley
Saturday, February 23 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Berkeley Adult School

Learn about emergency preparedness, personal health & well-being, how to fix things & reduce waste, get to 100% renewable energy, grow & share food, help our natural habitat thrive, activities for more...

11:30 amSan Francisco Shih Tzu Meetup Group | Alta Plaza Park   FREE
12:30 pmBalboa Pool Reopens: Free Swimming Day | SF   FREE
1:00 pm2019 “Alleycute” A Cute Pairs Bike Race | Oakland   $5*
*Registration price is $5 per person so $10 per pair. You must be at least a pair to race so bring a friend.
1:00 pmWonder Women: Western Addition Walking Tour | SF   FREE*
*RSVP via Facebook/ Donations are welcome, but not required
1:00 pmSantana Row Lunar New Year Celebration | San Jose   FREE
1:00 pmSF City Workers Stand Up Against Racism | New Valencia Hall   FREE*
*Donation required
1:00 pmRBHworks Brewery Takeover: Good Beer & Free Art Show | Benicia   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
1:00 pmAmoeba Revolutions Live DJ: Justin Torres | SF   FREE
2:00 pm“Awesöme Orchestra”: Free Concert feat. Music by Black Composers | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required; donations are welcome.
2:00 pm80th Anniversary Celebration of the Golden Gate International Exposition | SF   FREE
2:00 pmLunar New Year Cooking Demo w/ Chef Martin Yan | Macy’s Union Square   FREE*
*RSVP on website
3:00 pmBeautiful Nature Hike Up Montara Mountain | Montara   FREE*
*Free but RSVP is required.
4:00 pmPolkapalooza: Live Music & Beer Hall Games | Schroeder’s   FREE*
*RSVP via Facebook / Bring cash for food and drinks
5:00 pm2019 Chinese New Year Parade | SF   FREE
5:00 pmFree Family Movie Night: “The Lego Movie” | SF   FREE*
*FREE movie but bring cash for food and drinks for sale
7:00 pmDowntown Comedy Night at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP and code HELLAFUNNY. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door. Free for first 50 to RSVP
7:01 pmNight Owl Ceremony | Immersive Design Week   FREE*
*RSVP to find out the location.
7:30 pm“Small Victories” Adrian Harte Book Discussion | Green Apple Books   FREE
7:30 pmSF Chamber Orchestra Main Stage Concert “A Night at the Opera” | Palo Alto   FREE*
*Free but seating is first come first served
8:00 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $5
8:00 pmMermaid Comedy Bay Area’s Best Female Comics | EXIT Theatre   $5*
*$5 Online / $10 Door
8:30 pmDowntown SF’s Desi Comedy Night | Every Saturday   FREE*
*Free with RSVP for first 100 people. $10 at door without RSVP
9:00 pmDre Day 2019: Classic Jams & Party Rap | SF   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm. $5 at the door after.
9:00 pmWin Tix: Uptown Cabaret: Black Arts Matter Burlesque | Oakland   WIN
9:30 pmWin Tix: Non Stop Bhangra: Crash An Indian Wedding Party | SF   WIN*
*$15 Early Bird / $20 GA / $25 Door
10:00 pmNo Scrubs: ’90s Hip Hop and R&B Dance Party | Bar Fluxus   FREE*
*Free with RSVP before 11pm. $5 After

Sunday, February 24, 2019

2019 Chinese New Year Street Fair | SF
Sunday, February 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Portsmouth Square

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Chinatown. The Chinatown Community Street Fair takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Parade. At the fair, experience Chinese cultural arts such more...

6:00 amAfter Dawn: Premiere Sunday Morning Party | SF  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
All Day38th Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off: Professional Teams | Santa Cruz Boardwalk   FREE*
*Free admission; $10 Tasting Kits
All Day“The Art of Living Black” Art Fair: Sunday | Oakland   FREE
All DayTreasureFest: Outdoor “Mardi Gras” Festival | 2019   $4*
*$4 online / $7 at the gate - includes free parking
10:30 amPop-up Boozy Brunch w/ Free Bottomless Mimosas | Francisca’s   FREE
11:00 amSend Me Across the Sea: A Post Card Sized Art Show | SF   FREE
11:00 am“Dumpling Down” Chinese New Year Food Festival | SF   $5*
*$28 Bottomless Kumquat Mimosas & Chinese Beers
12:30 pm2nd Annual Black Joy Parade & Festival | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
2:00 pmWalking Cinema: Museum of the Hidden City | Immersive Design Week   FREE
3:00 pm91st Oscar Watch Party & 50% off Sparkling Wine | Castro   FREE*
*Bring cash for purchase.
3:00 pmFree Author Talk: Bay Area Coffee by Monika Trobits | Omnivore Books   
3:00 pmSF Chamber Orchestra Main Stage Concert “A Night at the Opera” | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free but seating is first come first served
3:00 pmMozart to Mendelssohn “In Space” Concert | SF   FREE*
*Free with $10 suggested donation
3:00 pmFree Author Talk: Bay Area Coffee by Monika Trobits | Omnivore Books   Free
3:30 pm2019 Novela Oscars Party: Costumes & Popcorn | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. RSVP does not include a table reservation.
3:30 pmUp The Awards Benefit Bash 2019 | Roxie Theater   $16
4:00 pmFuncheap’s 2019 Oscars Party: Oscar Bingo & Bottomless Champagne | SoMa   FREE*
*Free with Facebook RSVP. Bring cash for food & drinks
4:00 pmAcademy Awards Viewing Party: Oscars Trivia & Ballot Game | The Knockout   FREE
4:00 pm2019 Oscar Party with All-You-Can-Drink Champagne | SoMa   FREE*
*$28 for Unlimited Champagne and champagne cocktails. Free with Facebook RSVP. Bring cash for food & drinks
4:00 pmAnnual Academy Awards Party & All-You-Can-Eat Appetizers | The New Parkway   $25*
*The ticket includes the red carpet show, the main event, and all-you-can-eat appetizers
4:00 pmCoin-Op’s “Free Play” Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa   FREE
4:00 pmWin Tix: 2019 Oscars Party w/ Bottomless Champagne | SoMa StrEat Food Park   WIN*
*GA is FREE / $28 Bottomless Champagne w/ mimosa
5:00 pmOscar Party 2019: Academy Awards Live | Balboa Theater   $12.50*
*$12.50 general admission; $10 children and seniors
5:00 pm91st Academy Awards Viewing Party w/ Bebe Sweetbriar | Oakland   FREE
6:00 pm’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.   FREE
7:00 pm“Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated.
8:00 pmWin Tix: Acoustic Night with Howie Day | The Chapel   WIN
8:30 pmFree HellaFunny Sundays Stand-Up Comedy | Neck of the Woods   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Otherwise $15 online $20 at the door
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE
9:00 pmRhythms & Rhymes Live Beat-Making Ep. 6 | Fairfax   FREE

Monday, February 25, 2019

"Popping the ​Science ​Bubble": Conversations w/ Cal Scientists | Berkeley
Monday, February 25 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Berkeley Public Library (Central Branch)

Join in for a conversation with scientists from Cal. Ever wonder what the scientists at Cal are up to? Now is your chance to find out during a thrilling series of more...

10:00 amFree Drop-In Tax Help | Oakland  FREE
12:00 pmWin Tix: Noise Pop 2019 Music Festival Badge | February 25 – March 3  WIN*
*General Festival Badge is $189
6:00 pmSilent Book Club: Book Lovers’ Monthly Reading | San Jose   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmNerd Nite: AIbany Bulb, Exercise Recovery & Interstellar Objects | Oakland   $8*
*$8 in advance; $10 at the door. Doors at 7 pm; Show at 8 pm
7:00 pmOdd Mondays: Antarctica in Fact & Fiction | Folio Books   FREE
8:00 pmSuper Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF   FREE
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.
8:30 pmLaughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF   FREE
8:30 pmBeef Curtains: Game Night & Free Comedy Showcase | Milk Bar   FREE*
*Tips collected towards the end of the show.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Honoring Black History Month & 1st Anniversary of Bayview Access Point | SF
Tuesday, February 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Catholic Charities

Join us as we celebrate the First Anniversary of Catholic Charities Bayview Access Point, a partnership with the City of San Francisco that uses problem solving to address issues of family more...

All Day2019 SF Middle School Science Fair Public Viewing | First Day  FREE
7:00 pmSF History Night | Pacific Heights   $10*
*$10 for non-members; free for SFHA members
7:00 pmNorth Beach Comedy Thing: Free Pizza, Cheap Beer & Giveaways | SF   FREE*
*Free pizza is on a first come, first served basis
7:00 pmNerd Nite Silicon Valley | San Jose   $1*
*Admission is donation-based.
7:00 pmThe Luis Salcedo Trio Jazz Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
8:00 pmLast Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
8:00 pm“Udder Hilarity” Free Comedy Show | Hollow Cow   FREE*
*RSVP to guarantee a seat
8:00 pmWin Tix: Comedy Night: Sandy Danto (Comedy Central) | The Punch Line   WIN
8:00 pmWin Tix: Classical Rock & Pop Diva: My Brightest Diamond | Rickshaw Stop   WIN

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Final 2-for-1 Tix Day of 2019: Alcatraz Winter Tours & Boat Cruise | SF

Alcatraz Cruises is running their winter “Buy One, Get One Free” ticket promotion to encourage Bay Area residents to experience the assets that make Alcatraz Island one of the country’s most more...

1:00 pmWheelchair Hoops Showcase: Golden State Road Warriors | SF   FREE
7:00 pmWin Tix: Disney On Ice presents “Dare To Dream” | Oracle Arena   WIN
7:00 pm“Controlled Chaos” Night of Interactive Dance Music | Berkeley   $10*
*Doors open at 7 pm, show starts at 8 pm
7:30 pmRoyale-ty Check: Free Music & Comedy Night | The Royale   FREE
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland   FREE
7:30 pmWill Kaufman “Woody Guthrie” Book Discussion | Green Apple Books   FREE
8:00 pmFree Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15
8:00 pmWin Tix: Key Lewis: Half Black, Half White, Looks Mexican | Cobb’s   WIN
8:00 pm“GOAT$” Extended Comedy from the Greatest of All Time | SF   $10*
*A free promotion for the months of July and August and a $5 offer with a code thereafter (meaning Presales $10/ Presales with Funcheap code $5 requires RSVP/ Door $15)
8:00 pmWorld Class Comedy: Free Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Thursday Movement Classes w/ LINES Dance Center | SF
Thursday, February 28 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza (McAllister)

Bring your co-workers and friends to the free movement and dance classes from LINES Dance Center instructors at UN Plaza. The energizing 30-minute classes will help slough off the mid-day slump more...

5:00 pmAsian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF   $10*
*General admission tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, students and youths (age 13-17). There is a $10 surcharge for special exhibition tickets. 
6:00 pmFree Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:00 pmNightLife Spotlight: Darwin | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Seeing Double | Pier 15   $19.95*
*$19.95 Adv/Door -  Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome)
6:00 pmHard Rock Cafe’s Free Bay Area Music Series: Beach Funk Americana | SF   FREE*
*No Cover. Food and drink for purchase
6:30 pmFree Author Talk: 1 Hour Dairy Free Cheese by Claudia Lucero | Omnivore Books   Free
6:30 pmFrench Afterworks: French Music & French Drinks | SF   FREE
7:00 pm2019 “Jazz Search West” Competition | Oakland   $10
7:00 pmFree Frameline Encore: “When The Beat Drops” Film + Q&A | SF   FREE