San Francisco… land of the free. Here’s just the free stuff in SF and the Bay Area. Keep your wallet in your pocket and enjoy!
Thursday, October 1
Little Folkies: Free “Demo” Virtual Folk Music Class for Kids (Oct. 1-2)
Little Folkies is an award-winning folk music program for children, ages 0-5. We are excited to announce that enrollment is now open for our Fall Session beginning on September 30th, 2020.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Little Folkies now offers classes exclusively online. Although we miss ...
SF LGBT Center Small Business Covid-19 Weekly Support Meeting
In light of the current and evolving environment due to Covid-19, we are offering a weekly support meeting through Zoom for small business owners in the LGBTQIA community and everyone else. Besides providing updates about various relief programs, we will also invite attorneys, online marketing ...Every Thursday
Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay
The UC Berkeley Art Museum is the visual arts center of the University of California, Berkeley. Through art and film programs, collections, and research resources, the University aspires to be locally connected and globally relevant, engaging audiences from the campus, community, and beyond. Through art and ...Monthly
3rd Annual “Virtual” Concord Oktoberfest (October 1-31)
Prost! Concord’s Oktoberfest celebration is back and all virtual for 2020! Pick up a “Porch Pour Party” package and turn your backyard into a mini beer garden or revel in the comfort of your couch as you enjoy some of Concord’s best brew throughout the ...
Online ArtSpan Presents SF (Open) Studios: Gray Event
ArtSpan’s SF (Open) Studios invites visitors to experience California’s vibrant San Francisco Bay Area art community from the comfort of your home. Featuring more than 250 artists over four events from mid-September through mid-October––a different grouping at each event––we invite you to authentically connect with ...
“Defunding the Police” What Does this Mean? Virtual Class
The Social Justice Info Series is a four-part series sponsored by the Undergraduate Criminology Program and the Center for Social Justice at HNU. This series is born out of a need to address the civil unrest experienced nationally, internationally and collectively by our students and ...
POSTPONED: SF’s Live Country Music Thursdays | Westwood
Due to the Shelter in Place order, Westwood is temporarily closed until April 7. Please check Instagram on updates. Enjoy wild times at SF’s premier country music bar with $5 Happy Hour specials on delicious shareable plates and live country music every Thursday. Live Music Thursdays ...Every Thursday
Virtual New Mom Mixer
Drop in to meet other expecting and new moms in the Bay area. Connect with new friends and learn about the many resources available to you (even during the pandemic!). Katie Taylor, PsyD will share about groups, classes and providers in the Bay Area, and ...
“Politics: Holding the Line”: Virtual Exhibit & Artist Talk
BridgemakerARTS is pleased to announce a new art exhibition entitled Politics: Holding The Line. Join us online for a virtual reception and Artist Talk on October 1st at 6:00 pm PT.
View the exhibit
Politics: Holding The Line is a group exhibit featuring artists and artwork which ...
Castro Art Walk | First Thursdays
Join the art walk from 6 pm-9 pm all around the Castro. Every first Thursday of the month, participating locations extend their business hours to host special events and share artwork with the neighborhood. Join the art walk for a self-guided experience through the creativity ...Monthly
Zoetrope Magazine Fall Issue Celebration with City Lights
City Lights celebrates the award winning literary periodical’s fall issue. Editor Michael Ray and Managing Editor Manjula Martin are joined by several contributors in an afternoon of readings and celebration.
Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/zoetrope-magazine-fall-issue-celebration-tickets-119507386811
SF Orchestra One Found Sound Virtual Watch Party
The musicians of One Found Sound, SF’s only democratic, conductorless, chamber orchestra, present an interactive virtual watch party bringing the One Found Sound experience to your favorite electronic device! We’re teaming up with videographer Max Savage of Noisy Savage to bring you creative music video ...
Safe & Sound Virtual Benefit Concert w/ Carlos Santana
Join us for an evening of live music & inspiring stories.
Safe & Sound’s 2020 Virtual Benefit Concert LIVE! raises awareness about child abuse prevention and to propel our vision for a better future for all children and families. Like so much this year, we have ...
Lower Polk / TL Art Walk | Trendyloin
The SF First Thursday Art Walk makes 27+ galleries available late night to the public for an art walk every first Thursday from 6-10 pm. This is not a bar crawl. Each location is either a traditional gallery or a retail space with room dedicated to ...Monthly
Free Online Community Yoga – All Levels
Free online Yoga three days a week!
Tuesdays & Thursdays
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Via Zoom: http://www.rebrand.ly/glideyoga
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Via Zoom: http://www.rebrand.ly/glideyogasat
GLIDE Yoga aligns ancient yoga philosophy with GLIDE’s mission of unconditional love in action. Our committed volunteer teachers have mobilized to provide their community with ...
The Spirit of Suul “Korean Alcohol” Makers Panel Discussion
The spirit of “suul” (Korean for “alcohol”) is more than a “quick pint after work.” It’s a uniquely Korean spirit of hospitality and camaraderie, where the motto to “play as hard as we work” is on full display. We work hard together through a long ...
Filipino “At the Table” Virtual Chef Night w/ Asian Art Museum
Global nomadic chef Yana Gilbuena dives into one of the most famous Filipino dishes, pancit, in this virtual At the Table. She will share her technique for making pancit molo (pork dumpling soup), a version from her home island in the Philippines. The recipe reveals ...
Amy Seiwert’s Imagery’s Dance Film Premiere “Crack the Dark” w/ Q&A
This year is a special year for Amy Seiwert’s Imagery, a contemporary ballet company, as it marks the 10th anniversary of the Company’s SKETCH series.
In celebration of this milestone, and in response to the changing art landscape due to COVID-19, we will produce four documentary dance films, ...