Sunday, March 10, 2019

"Plogging" SF's Trash Cleanup + Work Out | SF
Sunday, March 10 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Start: Lands end at “Eagles Point”
| Lands End (Pt. Lobos)

Here we go “ploggers” our first big Plogging for San Francisco, California in 2019. “For about 2 miles” we are going to be jogging and picking up trash around lands end more...

4:00 pmSF’s Silent Disco Trash Clean-up Party | Sutro Baths   FREE*
*RSVP Required
7:00 pm“Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated.
8:00 pmShapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland   FREE
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, March 11, 2019

10:00 amFree Tax Assistance | Oakland Libraries  FREE
6:30 pmCyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.  FREE
7:00 pmIntro to Personal Safety & Self-Defense Class | Berkeley  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pmSomething Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF  FREE
8:00 pmFree Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

IHOP Free Pancake Day | 2019

IHOP will serve millions of free short stack of the Original Buttermilk Pancakes during its National Pancake Day Celebration on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. More than 1,500 IHOP restaurants across the country will invite more...

All DayFree Admission Day | San Francisco Botanical Garden   FREE*
*Free on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, New Year's Day, and daily from 7:30-9 am
5:30 pmMarin Green Drinks & Free Appetizers | San Rafael   FREE
6:00 pmMonthly Game Night at the Library | Napa   FREE
6:00 pmHands on History: WPA in the Archives & a Trip to the Fair | SF   FREE
7:00 pmPerfectly Queer: LGBTQ Reading Series | SF   FREE
8:00 pm“Udder Hilarity” Free Comedy Show | Hollow Cow   FREE*
*RSVP to guarantee a seat
8:00 pmMilkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight   FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
8:00 pmFree Women’s Comedy Night | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but there is a two drink minimum and donations are welcome.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Shaping SF Lecture: Dockworkers in the Bay Area & South Africa | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, March 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center

Peter Cole’s new book Dockworker Power: Race and Activism in Durban and the San Francisco Bay Area uniquely compares and contrasts the radical activism of dockworkers on opposite sides of the planet. The more...

7:00 pmThe Laugh Boat: Local Brews & Free Comedy | SF  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:30 pmFree AcroYoga Class | Sports Basement Berkeley  FREE
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland  FREE

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Pi Day: Exploratorium Community Day | 2019
Thursday, March 14 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Exploratorium

Welcome to the 32nd annual Pi Day, the mathematical holiday founded at the Exploratorium and celebrated by number lovers around the world. To honor the never-ending number 3.14159… (and Einstein’s birthday). Participate more...

12:30 pmThursday Movement Classes w/ LINES Dance Center | SF   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. 
6:00 pm2019 Divisadero Spring Art Walk | SF   FREE
6:00 pmFree Veggie Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:00 pmThursday Night Poem Jam | SF Main Library   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Pi(e) | Pier 15   $19.95*
*$19.95 Adv/Door -  Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome)
6:00 pmHard Rock’s Free Bay Area Music Series: The Band Ice Cream | SF   FREE*
*No Cover. Food and drink for purchase
6:00 pmAI NightLife | California Academy of Sciences   $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members) / 21+
7:00 pmAsk a Scientist’s 2019 “Pi Day” Puzzle Party | SoMa   FREE
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

Friday, March 15, 2019

Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Castro & Sunset Residents
Friday, March 15 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for SF residents with proof of neighborhood residency
| California Academy of Sciences

For the weekend of March 15-17 residents of Castro, Forest Hill, Glen Park, Noe Valley, Parkmerced, Parkside, St. Francis Wood, Sunset, get free admission to the California Academy of Sciences thanks more...

All Day2019 St. Patrick’s Day Festival Kick Off | Dublin   FREE
3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
3:00 pm“Block Fest” Tenderloin Arts Festival & Free Art Making | SF   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pm20th Annual Bay Area Seed Swap | Berkeley   FREE*
*Bring seeds and a potluck dish and get in Free; otherwise, a $5-$20 donation is suggested.
7:00 pmBicycle Art Salon | Oakland   FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required by contacting the organizers via email to or phone at 510-230-8270.
7:30 pmYou Betta Work Comedy Fiesta Show | San Mateo   FREE*
*Free with $5 Suggested Donation
8:00 pmFandango Jarocho: Son Jarocho Jam Session | Berkeley   FREE*
*Donations welcome
8:00 pmSan Jose Bike Party   FREE

Saturday, March 16, 2019

"The Greatest Garage Sale on Earth": 2019 Rummage Sale | San Jose
Saturday, March 16 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE | Santa Clara County Fairgrounds

The Junior League of San Jose presents its 26th Rummage Sale and Community Health & Resource Fair on Saturday, March 16, 2019 from 8 am to 6 pm. There will be over more...

All Day2019 St. Patrick’s Day Celebration & Parade | Dublin   FREE
All DayCal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Noe Valley + Glen Park Residents   FREE*
*Free for SF residents with proof of neighborhood residency
All Day168th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival | San Francisco   FREE
All DayIrish Bank St. Patrick’s Block Party 2019 | Financial Dist.   $15
All DayTax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | SF   FREE
10:00 amMission Science Workshop: Free Hands-on Science Saturday | SF   FREE*
*Donations are appreciated.
All DayFree PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio   FREE
11:00 am“Science@Cal”: Renowned Scientist Lecture | UC Berkeley   FREE
11:00 amDrop-In Bike Workshop & Advice | Mountain View   FREE
12:00 pmSan Francisco’s Largest Color Fight: Holi 2019 | SF   $25*
*$25 general admission. Free For kids under the age of 5.
2:00 pm3rd Saturday Guided Gallery District Tour | Oakland   FREE
3:00 pmArt in the Park: Live Music, Arts & Spoken Word | Tenderloin   FREE
3:00 pmKarl Denson Mini In-store Concert | Amoeba SF   FREE
7:00 pm2019 “Jazz Search West” Competition | Oakland   $10
7:00 pmCity Star Party & Telescope Night | Lands End   FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
7:00 pm“Cat People” Comedy Show & Free Pizza | Oakland   $10
8:00 pm“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $5
9:00 pmPush The Feeling DJ Night | Lower Haight   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm, but an RSVP is required. Otherwise, it's $6.
9:00 pm“Fringe” Indie Music Video Party | Madrone Art Bar   FREE*
*Free before 10 pm with RSVP on Facebook; otherwise, it's $5. 21+
9:00 pmThe Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Typically free before 10pm, $8 after (or $5 adv) - But some months they do change more depending on the event theme or if there's a live band
11:59 pmSan Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF   FREE

Sunday, March 17, 2019

March Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay

Attend a sunrise guided tour through Muir Woods National Monument. While the early hour may seem uncivilized, if not down-right obscene, sunrise is a particularly beautiful time to visit an old-growth more...

6:00 amAfter Dawn: Premiere Sunday Morning Party | SF  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
All DayCal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Sunset + Parkside Residents   FREE*
*Free for SF residents with proof of neighborhood residency
All Day2019 St. Patrick’s Day Celebration | Dublin   FREE
10:00 am2019 Purim Party: Delicious Hamantaschen & Storytelling | Berkeley   $15*
*15 General Admission (Sold Out), $8 Kids 2-13
All DayIrish Bank St. Patrick’s Day Block Party 2019 | Financial Dist.   $15
11:00 am2019 “Purim Unmasked” Festival: Live Music, Costumes & Puppet Show | SF   FREE
All Day2019 Hot Air Music Festival: Celebration of Contemporary Music | SF   FREE
11:00 amSunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley   FREE
11:30 am2019 Purim Palooza: Free Carnival Games, Costumes & Hula Hoop Fun | Marin   FREE
11:30 amOutdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford   FREE
12:30 pmFree Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
2:30 pm“Brides of March” 2019 Wedding Dress Pub Crawl | SF   FREE
3:00 pmSF’s “Antique Vibrator Museum” Free Guided Tour Day | Good Vibrations   FREE*
*Free, but you must RSVP at least 72 hours in advance by calling the Polk St. store location at (415) 345-0400.
3:30 pmRumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley   FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
7:00 pmLaugh Your Gays Off: Free Comedy in The Castro | SF   FREE*
*$5 suggested donation
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, March 18, 2019

3:00 pmTour of Diego Rivera’s 1st US Mural | Union Square  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Please note, the tour is limited to 25 people.
8:00 pm“Resistance is Fertile” Free Comedy Night | SF  FREE
8:00 pmHaight Street Trivia, Comedy, Gaming & Free Pizza Night | Milk Bar  FREE
8:30 pm“Classical Revolution” Chamber Music Jam | Mission Dist.  FREE*
*Free, but a $5-20 donation is welcome to support the musicians.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

2019 Persian New Year Festival & Fire Jumping | Berkeley
Tuesday, March 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Persian Center

Jump over a bonfire for “Chaharshanbeh Souri: Festival of Fire” to shake off the darkness of winter and welcome the brightness of spring, a Persian ritual passed down since ancient Zoroastrian more...

5:30 pmThe Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s  FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
8:00 pmVinyl Room Standup Comedy Show | Burlingame   FREE
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
8:00 pmTokens: Stand-Up Comedy for Everyone | Oakland   FREE*
*$5 suggested donation, not required

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

11:00 am“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza  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.
7:00 pmFree Astronomy Lecture | Presidio  FREE
7:00 pmNerd Nite: Geeky Lectures in a Rock Club | Rickshaw Stop  $8
7:30 pm“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland  FREE