Sunday, May 5, 2019

$5 First Sundays | Oakland Museum of California
Sunday, May 5 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | 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 Day2019 Hillside Festival: Nature Hikes & Scavenger Hunt | El Cerrito   FREE
All DaySF Botanical Garden 52nd Annual Spring Plant Sale | Golden Gate Park   FREE
10:30 am2019 Moving Day: Yoga, Tango & Parkinson’s Awareness | SF   FREE*
*Free, but registration is required. All participants are encouraged to raise at least $100 to receive an official 2019 Moving Day shirt on walk day.
10:30 amFree Mimosa “Boozy Brunch” w/ Vegan Options | SF   FREE*
*Get one complimentary drink with your brunch - and don't forget to tip like a rockstar.
All Day2019 Spring “Urban Air Market” | Hayes Valley   FREE*
*RSVP on Eventbrite to pick up a free canvas tote bag on arrival, while supplies last.
All Day2019 “Wild West Days” Spring Festival | Redwood City   FREE*
*Free admission, but there will be fees for carnival rides.
All DayMarin Open Studios 2019 | North Bay   FREE
All Day2019 Shipyard Artsts Spring Open Studios: Sunday | Hunters Point   FREE
All DaySilicon Valley Artists’ Open Studios: Sunday | South Bay   FREE
All Day“Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Bayview & Dogpatch   FREE
All DayBay Area Dance Week: ’60 Go-Go Dance & Argentine Tango | Final Day   FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
All DaySharon Art Studio’s Annual Spring Sale | SF   FREE
11:00 amWin Tix: VIP Prize Pack: Spring 2019 “Urban Air Market” Hayes Valley | SF   WIN
All DayTaco-Con 2019: Lucha Libre & Epic Taco Festival | SoMa   FREE*
*5
All Day2019 How Weird Street Faire & Parade | SoMa   $15*
*$15 Pre passes tickets
12:00 pm2019 Art-Centric Discovery Festival | NoPa   FREE*
*Free, but bring cash for games and food.
12:00 pm2019 “Baile en la Calle” The Mural Dances | Mission Dist.   FREE
All Day$15 Magic Pass on Sale: How Weird Street Faire | May 5, 2019   $15*
*11.11 Early bird presale sales ended.
12:00 pmBulbfest 2019: Outdoor Dance & Visual Arts Festival | Albany   FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
12:00 pm2019 Baile en la Calle: The Mural Dances | SF   FREE*
*Free (donations accepted).
12:30 pmFree Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pm2019 “Cinco de Mustache” Bike Ride & Live Band | Danville   FREE
1:00 pm2019 World Laughter Day: Free Laughter Yoga | San Jose   FREE
2:00 pmCinco de Mayo Tequila Party: Live Mariachi & Live DJ | San Jose   FREE*
*Free, but you'll have to buy your own booze and food.
2:00 pm20th Annual Dance-a-Rama | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
3:00 pm2019 Cinco de Mayo Festival: Live Music & Dancing | Santa Rosa   FREE
3:00 pmCinco de Mayo Fiesta: Tequila Shots & Salsa Dancing | Cadillac Bar & Grill   FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks. No cover charge.
3:00 pmCuban Rumba Jam: Play, Sing, Dance & Enjoy | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
5:00 pmCinco de Mayo Happy Hour: Outdoor Patio, Live Salsa & DJs | SF   FREE*
*Free before 6:30 pm, but an RSVP is required. All-day entry is $10 in advance. 21+
7:00 pmClutch The Pearls: Drag Cabaret Night | Make Out Room   $5*
*Sliding scale donation of $5 to $10.
7:00 pm“Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated.
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE
11:59 pmEta Aquarids Meteor Shower | 2019   FREE

Monday, May 6, 2019

2019 Small Business Week: Business Workshops | SF
Monday, May 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Advanced registration required for each seminar and mixer.
| All Over San Francisco

Small businesses and retailers are a big part of San Francisco’s identity, helping shape neighborhoods while boosting local economy. Now, there’s help. Small Business Week (May 6-11, 2019) offers local business more...

11:00 amThe 4th SFMade “City Hall PopUp Shop” | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP
11:59 amWin Tix: SOLD OUT: 2019 San Francisco Beer Passport $1 Beers   WIN
4:00 pmFree Public Panel: Emerging Technology and America’s Economy | Stanford   FREE
5:30 pmAmerica To Me Docuseries: Listen to the Poem | Stanford   FREE
6:30 pmCreating Festive Italian Meals: Author Talk | Omnivore Books   FREE
8:00 pm“Where’s The Local Talent?” Comedy Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pm“Misery Index: Monday Comedy at The Rite Spot” | Mission Dist.   FREE
8:00 pmFree Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room   FREE
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.
8:00 pmCasual Sets Live Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE


Tuesday, May 7, 2019

de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

Located in beautiful Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum founded in 1895. Your visit includes a whirlwind trip around the world as the museum’s collections more...

9:30 amLegion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
10:00 amConservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day | GG Park   FREE
10:30 amDiego Rivera Mural at City College: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
11:00 amYerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays   FREE
11:00 amFree Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design | Dogpatch   FREE
11:00 amContemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays   FREE
11:00 amFirst Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day | Cartoon Art Museum   FREE*
*Pay What You Wish Day
12:00 pmFree Admission Day at the Bedford Gallery | East Bay   FREE
12:00 pmTALL: Tenderloin Art Lending Library | SF   FREE
1:00 pmNorth of the Panhandle: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides   FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
4:00 pmUnder the Buck: Retro Game Night & Happy Hour | SF   FREE*
*Free basket of roadhouse onions with mention of Funcheap, one per check.
5:30 pmFree Margaritas “Taco Tuesday” | SF   FREE*
*Free margarita on Tuesdays from 5:30pm to 10pm (One per purchase) - Just buy anything off the menu. And tip like a rockstar.
6:00 pmBrewcade’s Free Arcade Game Night | Every First Tuesday   FREE*
*Free play arcade games with purchase from bar
7:00 pmComedy Blast: Free Stand-up Comedy w/ Danny Dechi & Friends | SF   FREE
7:30 pmHometown Free Comedy Night & Happy Hour | Emeryville   FREE*
*Free with an RSVP.
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, May 8, 2019

"Free Oakland Walking Tours" 2019 Kick Off | Jack London Square Waterfront

The images of author Jack London will surround you as you tour the historic square and waterfront. Visit a turn-of-the-century wholesale produce district still in operation and see the USS Potomac, more...

1:00 pmThe Early Celebrity of Peter Paul Rubens | JCCSF   FREE*
*Register on their website
5:30 pmThe Board Match: 2019 Non-Profit & Volunteering Fair | Union Square   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:30 pmMarried Life Cookbook: Author Talk | Omnivore Books   FREE
6:30 pmQueer Movie Night Series “Beginners” | Oakland   $5*
*Tickets available online or at the door. Tickets include movie and popcorn and all proceeds go toward Oakland Pride 2019
7:00 pmThe Laugh Boat: Local Brews & Free Comedy | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmDraft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night | SF   FREE*
*RSVP before Tuesday to get pizza
7:07 pmOakland A’s $1 Game vs. Cincinnati Reds | 2019   $1*
*Tickets are available online only and will be delivered digitally.
7:30 pmShaping SF Lecture: The Women of Los Siete de la Raza | Mission Dist.   FREE
7:30 pmFree AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley   FREE
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland   FREE

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Asian Art Museum's $10 Thursday Nights | SF

The Asian Art Museum is back on Valentine’s Day February 14 through August 29, 2019. The museum will be open until 9 pm on Thursdays and general admission is just $10. You more...

1:00 pmMovie Matinee: West Side Story | JCCSF  FREE*
*Register on their website
6:00 pmThursday Night Poem Jam | SF Main Library   FREE
6:00 pmFree Veggie Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Designed by Data | Pier 15   $19.95*
*$19.95 Adv/Door -  Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome)
6:00 pmNightLife in Space: Other Earths | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members) / 21+
7:00 pmFree Movie Night | Orinda Theatre   FREE
7:30 pm“I Wish I Was Happy” Hour Comedy Show | SF   FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food and drinks.
8:00 pmShame Cave Comedy Show: A Shameful Yet Shameless Night | SF   FREE
8:00 pm“Verdi Wild Things Are” Standup Comedy | SF   $5*
*$5 tickets with code "funcheapers" otherwise it's $10

Friday, May 10, 2019

"Westward" All-Female Photography Exhibit | Final Day
Friday, May 10 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Open to the public.
| San Francisco City Hall

The San Francisco Arts Commission Galleries (SFAC Galleries) is excited to present Westward, an exhibition that features Ten female photographers documenting and depicting the West from May 11, 2018 – May 10, more...

All DayWin Tix: BottleRock 2019: Sold Out Passes | Napa Valley   WIN
3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
5:00 pmVallejo Art Walk | Second Fridays   FREE
5:00 pmSecond Fridays Art Walk | San Rafael   FREE
5:00 pm“Off the Grid” Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party | SF   FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
6:00 pm2nd Friday Art Walk | Oakland & Alameda   FREE
6:00 pmCandlelight Labyrinth Walk & Live Music | Grace Cathedral   FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome
6:00 pm“Millennials Ruin Everything”: Free Comedy & Oysters Night | El Rio   FREE*
*Free, suggested donation $5
6:00 pmArt Route Oakland 2019 | May 10-11   FREE
6:30 pmSan José Neighbor Nights: Free Activities Every Second Friday | 2019   FREE
6:30 pmA Practical Guide to Vegetables: Ruffage Author Talk | Omnivore Books   FREE
7:00 pmFinal Walk-In Movie Night: “Matangi/Maya/M.I.A” | Hayes Valley   FREE
7:00 pmSF Maritime BeerFest 2019 | Pier 45   $25*
*Use SFFUN for $5 off tickets
7:00 pm2nd Fridays Clockwork Comedy Show | Milk Bar   FREE
7:00 pmSpontaneous Storytelling: True Stories & Free Drinks for Storytellers | SF   $5*
*$5 with discount code 'FunCheapers'