Sunday, June 23, 2019

Coming Up Queer: Free LGBTQ+ Youth Short Film Screening | SF
Sunday, June 23 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but registration required.
| Victoria Theatre

Frameline43 invites you to its annual COMING UP QUEER short film program, featuring stories about LGBTQ+ youth and young adults. A special Q&A with the filmmakers will follow. FREE, but registration more...

1:00 pmThe Muddy Roses | Live in the Castro  FREE
All DayLos Van Van: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated
2:00 pmSummer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera   FREE
2:00 pmBlues/Rock Concert: The Nitecaps Blues Band | Union Square Live   FREE
3:00 pmFree Author Talk: Eat Like You Give A Fork | Omnivore Books   FREE
6:00 pmSummer Solstice Drum Circle | SF   FREE
6:00 pm’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.   FREE
6:00 pm“Sunset by the Lake” Blues & Jazz Summer Concert | Pleasant Hill   FREE
7:00 pm“Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated.
8:00 pmThe $2 Bill Comedy Show | Milk Bar   $2*
*$2 with RSVP on Eventbrite. Otherwise, $10 at the door.
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

Monday, June 24, 2019

Silicon Valley International Invention Festival Expo | June 24-26
Monday, June 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Clara Convention Center

Join the free Silicon Valley International Invention Festival Expo at the Santa Clara Convention Center from June 24 to Wednesday 26, 2019 from 10 am to 5 pm. Nearly 600 new inventions more...

4:20 pmLive at Lagunitas: Thundercat | Petaluma   FREE*
*Free, but tickets are required.
5:00 pm2019 SFO Lights Up for Pride | June 24-Jul 1   FREE
5:30 pm“Popping the ​Science ​Bubble”: Conversations w/ Cal Scientists | Berkeley   FREE
6:00 pmSilent Book Club: Book Lovers’ Monthly Reading | San Jose   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmFree Queer Bowling Night | Mission Dist.   FREE*
*RSVP for a chance to win 1 hour of bowling & shoe rental for you + 5 friends (compliments of Mission Bowling Club)
6:30 pmFree Author Talk: Aleksandra Crapanzano’s “Eat Cook L.A.” | Omnivore Books   FREE
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.
8:00 pmCrowd Control: SF Comedy Variety Show | SoMa   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
8:00 pmNorth Beach Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP $10 at the door otherwise
8:00 pm“Pint Sized Plays” SF’s Beer Theater Festival | PianoFight   FREE*
*Free but donations suggested
8:00 pmMonday Night Comedy w/ Free Cake | Blondies   FREE
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.
9:00 pmSF City Hall’s Gorgeous Rainbow Lights: Pride 2019 | June 24-30   FREE

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Korean War Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony | The Presidio
Tuesday, June 25 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Korean War Memorial

Known as “The Forgotten War,” the Korean War officially began on June 25, 1950. In commemoration of the 69th anniversary of the beginning of the Korean War, there will be a more...

10:00 am$1 Movie Festival: Teen Titans Go & Paddington 2 | Fairfield  $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
10:00 am$1 Movie Festival: Teen Titans Go & Paddington 2 | Dublin  $1*
*Family movie are $1 on Tues-Weds at 10 am.
All DaySilicon Valley International Invention Festival Expo | Santa Clara   FREE
12:00 pm“Free Lunchtime Concert” 2019 Season Opener: “Agape Soul” | Oakland   FREE
All DayVolunteer for Free Tickets to Clusterfest | SF   FREE
5:30 pm2 for 1 Margaritas “Taco Tuesday” | SF   2-for-1*
*Get 2 for 1 Margaritas on Tuesdays from 5:30pm to 10pm. And tip like a rockstar.
6:30 pmSummertime Outdoor Motown Concert | Orinda   FREE
7:00 pmNerd Nite: Smart & Boozy Lectures | San Jose   FREE
7:00 pmSF History Night: Buried Ships of San Francisco | 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
7:30 pmWine & Movie Night: “Good Morning Vietnam” | Top of the Mark   FREE*
*Free admission, but you should buy at least one time, or make sure to donate to their charity.
7:30 pmWin Tix: An Acoustic Evening with Rooney | Cafe du Nord   WIN
8:00 pmLast Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
8:00 pm“Udder Hilarity” Free Comedy Show | Hollow Cow   FREE*
*RSVP to guarantee a seat

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

$1 Cinemark’s Summer Movie Clubhouse Season Opening | Hayward
Wednesday, June 26 – 10:00 am | Cost: $1*
*10 movies for $5 in advance, or $1 per movie day of show
| Hayward Century Theater

From May through September, Bay Area Cinemark/Century Theaters host 10 weeks of fun films for families and kids for just $5 (that’s 50 cents a movie) if purchased in advance – or more...

All DaySilicon Valley International Invention Festival Expo | Santa Clara   FREE
10:00 amOakland Free Guided Walking Tours | Chinatown   FREE*
*Reservations are recommended by leaving a message on the Tours’ 24-hour hotline at (510) 238-3234 or via email to
11:00 amFree Admission & $1 Rides: Feed the Need Food Drive | 2019 Alameda County Fair   FREE*
*Free admission to the fair w/ a donation of 4 non-perishable food items
4:00 pmBi Pride 2019: Potluck Bi-BQ | Dolores Park   FREE*
*Free, but please bring something for the potluck.Last 2017, the tickets to the movie after the potluck are $14, we expect the same this 2019.
5:30 pm5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF   $39*
*$39 for a 5-Course Tasting Menu (reg. $69), 2 for 1 Tropical Drinks. Please enter FC5-COURSE in your open table reservation or mention Funcheap to your host.
5:30 pmFree Summer Street Concert: Dance Band | Sunnyvale   FREE*
*Free Admission. No advance tickets required.
6:00 pmCivic Center Through the Years w/ a Cartographic Technician | SF Main Library   FREE
6:00 pmFree Swing / Jazz Concert in the Park | Redwood City   FREE
6:00 pmBollywood Blues Concert: Aki Kumar Blues Band | Union Square Live   FREE
6:30 pmSummer Rock Covers Concert | Menlo Park   FREE
6:30 pmFree Author Talk: Todd Richards’ “Soul” | Omnivore Books   FREE
6:30 pmGrace Cathedral’s “Sister Act” Sing-Along Mass for Pride | SF   FREE*
*Free but RSVP on Eventbrite.
7:00 pmDraft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night | SF   FREE*
*RSVP before Tuesday to get pizza
7:00 pmLouise Aronson’s Book Discussion: Elderhood | City Lights Books   FREE
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland   FREE
7:30 pmAuthor Book Discussion: Indecent Advances | Green Apple Books   FREE
8:00 pm“Tindervention” Stand Up Comedy & Tinder Horror Stories | Cobbs   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. $17 without RSVP. Two Drink Minimum
8:00 pmSF’s New “HellaFunny Comedy Night” at Executive Order | Downtown   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
8:00 pm“GOAT$” 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 pmFree Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF   FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15
8:30 pmWin Tix: Delta Spirit Frontman: Matthew Logan Vasquez | Bottom of the Hill   WIN
9:00 pmFree Movies on the Beach: “School Of Rock” | Santa Cruz   FREE*
*Seating is first-come, first-served.

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Free Admission Day for Kids & $2 Bites of the Fair | Alameda County Fair
Thursday, June 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Kids must be 12 and under.
| Alameda County Fair

The county fair offers a Kids free day & $2 sample Bites of the Fair on selected Thursdays, until 5 pm.

12:00 pmWin: Alcatraz “Night Tour” & Boat Cruise | SF   WIN
12:30 pmEdgar Pantoja & the Afro-Cuban Tribe: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF   FREE
1:00 pm“LINES” Free Ballet Dance Workshop | Grace Cathedral   FREE*
*Free and open to all; registration on arrival.
5:00 pm“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks.
5:00 pmSummer “Truth Thursdays”: Made in San Leandro | San Leandro   FREE
5:00 pmBerkeley’s Pride on the Plaza | East Bay   FREE
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. 
5:30 pm2019 Summer Sounds Outside Kick Off: Jazz & Blues Guitar | Walnut Creek   FREE
5:30 pm5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF   $39*
*$39 for a 5-Course Tasting Menu (reg. $69), 2 for 1 Tropical Drinks. Please enter FC5-COURSE in your open table reservation or mention Funcheap to your host.
6:00 pmFree Reggae Concert in the Park | San Mateo   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Pride | Pier 15   $19.95*
*$19.95 Adv/Door -  Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome)
6:00 pmFree Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:00 pmPride NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $18.50*
*Tickets subject to dynamic pricing and may change daily. Nightlife tickets typically range from $12 to $25. Day-of tickets will often be the highest. 21+
6:00 pmOakland’s Free Outdoor Movie Night: “Crazy Rich Asians” | Jack London Square   FREE
6:30 pmFrench Afterworks: French Music & French Drinks | SF   FREE
6:30 pmThe History of Blues in America w/ Guitarist Joey Leone | Mountain View   FREE
6:30 pmSugar Rebels: +60 Kween Of Baking Recipes | Omnivore Books   FREE
6:30 pmMoraga Summer Concert: Beatles Tribute Band | East Bay   FREE
6:30 pmMusic & Market Summer Concert: Classic Soul and R&B | Concord   FREE
7:00 pmThe Great Cable Car Chase | SF   FREE
7:00 pmAuthor In-Conversation: Nightingales in Berlin | City Lights Books   FREE
7:30 pmAuthor Book Discussion: This is Not a T-Shirt | Green Apple Books   FREE
8:00 pm“Tindervention” Stand Up Comedy & Tinder Horror Stories | Cobbs   FREE*
*Free with RSVP. $17 without RSVP. Two Drink Minimum
8:00 pmHaight Ashbury Comedy Night | Milk Bar   FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise, it's $15.
8:45 pmMovies on the Square: “Despicable Me 3” | Redwood City   FREE
9:00 pmLa Piñata: Free Latin Party & DJ Night | Mission   FREE

Friday, June 28, 2019

2019 Trans March | Dolores Park
Friday, June 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park

The San Francisco Trans March has been inspiring all trans and gender non-conforming people to realize a world where they are safe, loved, and empowered for 14 years. Starting in Dolores Park, the more...

All DayMontclair Fine Arts Sidewalk Festival | June 28-30  FREE
11:00 amFree Admission Day for Seniors | Alameda County Fair   FREE*
*Seniors must be 62 and better.
All DayBeer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos   FREE
12:00 pmPasados del Presidio: Music, Tortilla Making Demo & Ballet Folklórico | SF   FREE*
*Registration not required, but preferred. Bring cash for purchase.
12:00 pmRooftop Garden Concert: Indie | Oakland   FREE