Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Shaping SF Lecture: Clean Air Justice Discussion | SF
Wednesday, April 22 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center

Social and environmental justice shapes the very air we breathe. Local players in the Bay Area are leading the nation—and in many cases the world—on setting policy, designing action plans for more...

7:30 pm“Sharks in the Time of Saviors” Book Discussion | Green Apple Books   FREE
8:00 pmWin Tix: Matt Corby:The Rainbow Valley Tour | August Hall   WIN
8:00 pmCANCELED: Bedtime Stories: A New Kind of Storytelling | SF   FREE*
*Mention FunCheapSF and receive free milk and cookies. Suggested donation of $5, no one turned away for lack of funds.

Thursday, April 23, 2020

SF by the Bay Sci-Fi Festival Free Movie: THX 1138 | SF
Thursday, April 23 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library

SF by the Bay Sci-Fi Festival Free Movie: THX 1138 Thursday, Apr. 23, 12 – 1:30 p.m. Koret Auditorium, Lower Level R, 86 mins., 1971. In this futuristic film by George Lucas, shot around the more...

12:30 pmFree 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park   FREE
5:00 pmSF’s Live Country Music Thursdays | Westwood   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 pmFree Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF   FREE
6:00 pmExploratorium After Dark: Ex Machina | Pier 15   $19.95*
*$19.95 Adv/Door -  Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome)
6:30 pmFree Author Talk: Cool Beans | Omnivore Books   FREE
7:30 pm“I Wish I Was Happy” Hour Comedy Show | SF   FREE*
*Free admission but bring money for food and drinks.
9:00 pmLa Piñata: Free Latin Party & DJ Night | Mission   FREE


Friday, April 24, 2020

CANCELED: 2020 Bay Area Dance Week Kick-Off | April 24 - May 3
Friday, April 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
| All Over the Bay Area

UPDATE: Due to Coronavirus concerns, this event has been cancelled for 2020. You may still check the website to see if  there are any artists and organizations will offer a virtual more...

3:00 pmFree Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa   FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
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.
5:30 pmSan Francisco Critical Mass   FREE
7:00 pmSan Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.   FREE
7:00 pmFeral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF   $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
8:00 pmWin Tix: CANCELED: A.C.T.’s Drinks & Drama Fridays “The Rocky Horror Show” | SF   WIN
9:00 pmHellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, TLC, Prince & More) | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP before 10:30pm; $5 after
10:15 pmFree SF Giants Post-Game Fireworks Show | AT&T Park   FREE*
*Free to watch the fireworks from outside the stadium

Saturday, April 25, 2020

2020 Volunteer at Presidio Earth Day  | SF
Saturday, April 25 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Registration is required.
| 1216 Ralston Ave

Join this volunteer day of service is part of Earth Week festivities happening all around the Golden Gate National Recreational Area. This event is free and open to all ages. Registration more...

All DayFree de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents | Every Saturday   FREE*
*Free general admission to Bay Area residents. Valid ID or proof of residency required. This offer applies only to the permanent collection galleries.
All DayFree Legion of Honor Museum Day for Bay Area Residents | Every Saturday   FREE*
*Free general admission to Bay Area residents. Valid ID or proof of residency required. This offer applies only to the permanent collection galleries.
All DayCANCELED: Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park   FREE
All DayDogFest 2020: Pet Festival, Carnival & Parade | Duboce Park   FREE*
*Free to watch; food and games are for purchase and there's a registration fee for competing dogs
All Day2020 Opening Day On The Bay: Free Sail Boat Rides | Treasure Island   FREE
All DayPOSTPONED: National Grilled Cheese Day 2020 | SoMa   $5*
*$5 General Admission. Kids aged 10 and under are free.
11:30 amSan Francisco Shih Tzu Meetup Group | Alta Plaza Park   FREE
All DayCANCELED: Dutch “King’s Day” Windmill Festival 2020 | Golden Gate Park   FREE
7:00 pmDowntown SF’s HellaDesi Comedy Night | Every Saturday   FREE*
*Free with RSVP for first 100 people. $10 at door without RSVP
8:00 pmCANCELED: “Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF   FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $10
8:00 pm$5 Tix: SF’s “Fog City Comedy” Night + Free Drink | Tenderloin Museum   $5*
*Normally $15, get $10 off with promo code FUNCHEAP

Sunday, April 26, 2020

POSTPONED: 22nd Annual Glen Park Festival & Street Fair | SF
Sunday, April 26 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Glen Park

UPDATE: Due to Corona Virus concerns, this event has been postponed for 2020. A new date will be announced so please check their website for updates. One of the earliest street fairs more...

6:00 amAfter Dawn: Premiere Sunday Morning Party | SF  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
All Day“The California Mille” 1920-’50s Italian Race Car Kick Off Show | Nob Hill   FREE
12:00 pm2020 Día de Los Libros: Free Books, Music & Family Fun | Mission Dist.   FREE
All DayMassive 25¢ Comic Book Sale “Books & Brews” | SF   FREE
12:00 pmPresidio Chapel Open House/Docent Tour | SF   FREE
All DaySunday Local Makers Market | Final Day   FREE
1:00 pmAcoustic Music in the Square | Noe Valley   FREE
2:00 pmCoin-Op’s “Free Play” Sundays: 50+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa   FREE
6:00 pm’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.   FREE
7:00 pmPOSTPONED: “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.
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, April 27, 2020

Free Queer Bowling Night | Mission Dist.

Come to the monthly Free Queer Bowling Night at Mission Bowling Club. In addition to free bowling, you can enjoy $5 beers & $8 cocktails all night courtesy of  Tito’s Vodka and more...

7:30 pmRoving Pinball Playoff Tournament | Valencia Room   $5*
*21+. $5 entry plus coin drop for machines. Entry fee returned in prize money for winners.
8:00 pmMonday Night Comedy w/ Free Cake | Blondies   FREE
8:30 pmLaughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF   FREE

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

7:00 pmSF History Night | Pacific Heights  $10*
*$10 for non-members; free for SFHA members

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Local Sirens Free Concert Series | SF
Wednesday, April 29 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*This event is 21+.
| El Rio

Women’s Audio Mission (WAM) presents Local Sirens, a free music series that features Bay Area women and gender non-conforming performers. Featuring rap duo Jada Imani and Stoney Creation, ethereal rapper-singer Siri Seiko, more...

8:00 pmFree Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF  FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15

Thursday, April 30, 2020

SF by the Bay Sci-Fi Festival Free Movie: Star Trek IV “The Voyage Home” | SF
Thursday, April 30 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library

SF by the Bay Sci-Fi Festival Free Movie: Star Trek IV “The Voyage Home” Thursday, Apr. 30, 12 – 2 p.m. Koret Auditorium, Lower Level PG, 119 mins., 1986. To save Earth from an alien more...

12:30 pmFree 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park   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 pmExploratorium After Dark: Technology Archeology | Pier 15   $19.95*
*$19.95 Adv/Door -  Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome)
6:30 pmFrench Afterworks: French Music & French Drinks | SF   FREE
7:00 pmCANCELED: The Great Cable Car Chase | SF   FREE
8:00 pmCoit Comedy: Stand Up Comedy & Free Golden Boy Pizza | SF   $5*
*Use "Funcheap" to get a 50% discount ticket with 1 drink minimum requirement. Otherwise it's $10.

Friday, May 1, 2020

"Off the Grid" Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party | SF
Friday, May 1 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center

San Francisco’s biggest Friday night street food party is back for its 10th season running every week from 5–10 pm. Lounge around communal firepits and discover 30+ mobile food creators, serving more...

11:00 amTimbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco  FREE*
*Free tours take place on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are limited to 20 people.
3:00 pm“Block Fest” Tenderloin Arts Festival & Free Art Making | SF  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
6:00 pmNorth Beach First Fridays Art Crawl | SF   FREE
8:00 pmSan Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays   FREE
8:00 pmSan Francisco’s Spring “Mocktail Club” | Downtown SF   FREE*
*Free before 10:30pm, but an RSVP is required.
9:00 pm“Wrapped in Plastic” Jazz Quartet | The Royale   FREE
9:00 pmHellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, TLC, Prince & More) | SF   FREE*
*Free with RSVP before 10:30pm; $5 after
10:00 pmLast Nite: A 2000’s Indie Dance Party | SF   FREE*
*Free from 6 pm to 10 pm. $5 in advance, $10 at the door.

Saturday, May 2, 2020

Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents | Every Saturday

Every Saturday, the de Young offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to Bay Area residents. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will more...

All DayCANCELED: 2020 San Francisco Cinco de Mayo Festival | Mission Dist.   FREE
All DayBank of America Free Museum Weekend   FREE*
*Free for Bank of America or Merrill Lynch Card Holders. Some venues may be closed on certain days; please confirm directly with participating museums.
All DayHeron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park   FREE
10:00 am“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area   FREE
10:00 amFree Guided Trail & Nature Walk | Golden Gate Park   FREE
All Day2020 Children’s Day Festival | Japantown   FREE
All DayCANCELED: 2020 Spring Open Studios: 100+ Artists | Mission District   FREE*
*RSVP not required.
12:45 pm2020 Bikes to Books: Literary Adventure Bike Tour | SoMa to North Beach   FREE
1:00 pm4th Annual Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Cantina Pub Crawl | SF   $10*
*Use Promo Code "METRO" at checkout for up to 15% Off Tickets.
1:00 pmYerba Buena Gardens Festival Kick-Off | 2020   FREE
1:30 pmFirst Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF   FREE
8:00 pmSea Chantey Sing Along Aboard Historic Ship | SF   FREE*
*RSVP required 415-561-7171 or peter_kasin@nps.gov, Bring a mug for cider
9:00 pmPrince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party | NoPa   $5

Sunday, May 3, 2020

Asian Art Museum Free Admission Day | SF
Sunday, May 3 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
| Asian Art Museum

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian Art, with a collection of over 18,000 artworks spanning 6,000 more...

All DayCANCELED:”Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | Bayview   FREE
All DayCANCELED: 2020 Bay Area Dance Week | Final Day   FREE*
*Free, but some classes required RSVP.
All DayPOSTPONED: 2020 How Weird Street Faire: 10 Stages of World-Class Electronic Music | SoMa   $11.11*
*$11.11 Early Bird Presale Magic Pass - $15 in advance, $20 at the door.
All DayCANCELED: 2020 Spring Open Studios | Mission District   FREE*
*RSVP not required.
12:30 pmFree Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF   FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pmPOSTPONED: “Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase | SF   FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated.
7:00 pmClutch The Pearls: Drag Cabaret Night | Make Out Room   $5*
*Sliding scale donation of $5 to $10.
8:00 pmCity Star Party & Telescope Night | Lands End   FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
9:00 pm“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room   FREE

Monday, May 4, 2020

Kids Bowl Free + $30 Unlimited Family Bowling Pass | Summer 2020

Select bowling centers and schools around the country are participating in the first-ever Kids Bowl Free program. Registered kids receive 2 free games of bowling each day of The KBF Program more...

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
11:59 pmEta Aquarids Meteor Shower | 2020   FREE

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

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