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!
Tuesday, July 27
Legal Essentials for Owning a Business (SF LGBT Center)
This workshop, hosted by the Small Business Program at the SF LGBT Center and Start Small Think Big, will provide an overview of primary legal considerations to consider while operating a small business, including the benefits of limited liability entities, flexibility and benefits of written ...
Stern Grove Festival RSVP Window Opens at 2p: Thundercat (8/8)
Stern Grove Festival announced a packed lineup for their 2021 season highlighted by a July 4th concert with the San Francisco Symphony, Thievery Corporation on July 11, Fitz & The Tantrums on August 15th and the finale “The Big Picnic” with Tower of Power and Too ...
Marin Art and Garden Center: Behind the Scenes at the Basketry Garden
Charlie Kennard – TUESDAY, JULY 27, 5 – 6:30pm
Marin Art and Garden Center’s basket-weaver-in-residence, Charlie Kennard will show a variety of intricate pieces created from plants he grows at the Center or gathers around the Bay Area. Following the talk, a tour of the basketry ...
Green Apple Books Talk 9th Ave: Denise Larson + Debra Pollock
Join us on Tuesday, July 27 at 6pm PT for the launch of Denise Larson’s memoir, Anarchy in High Heels, with Debra Pollock in-store at 9th Ave! Masks Required.
You can watch the event online by registering at the link below
Praise for Anarchy in High ...
SF Library Author Talk “Meddling in the Ballot Box”
Dov Levin, author of, Meddling in the Ballot Box, will discuss foreign powers who try to determine election results of another country and the effects of this meddling on election results.
Prof. Dov H. Levin is an Assistant Professor of International Relations at the Department of ...
“Comedy Blast” at Neck Of The Woods w/ Danny Dechi
Comedy Blast! Stand-up comedy hosted by Danny Dechi – Comedian and world’s only pencil musician. As seen on CBS James Corden Late Late Show: – 7PM to 9PM Free Admission! Karaoke at 9PM Every Tuesday
Wednesday, July 28
Free Admission Hour “Japanese Tea Garden” at GG Park
Still Open / SHELTER IN PLACE UPDATE: 12/7/20 – Outdoor gardens are specifically allowed and exempt from closures in the Shelter-in-Place order from December 6 to January 4. “Outdoor botanical gardens and historic sites may remain open” – We confirmed with the SF’s parks department ...Every Wednesday
2021 National Buffalo Soldier’s Day (Union Square)
2021 National Buffalo Soldier’s Day brings global attention to Union Square and contributions by Buffalo Soldiers throughout the Great State of California. May 1903, U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt was escorted by Buffalo Soldiers from the San Francisco Presidio to Union Square for the dedication of ...
SF’s “Buffalo Soldiers Day” History Walk (The Presidio)
In honor of Buffalo Soldiers Day this Wednesday, July 28, retired Ranger Rik Penn and (current) Ranger Erick Cortes will lead a Buffalo Soldiers walking tour in the Presidio that starts at the Visitor Center around 2 pm.
This African American regiment escorted President Theodore Roosevelt ...
Castro Farmers’ Market (Every Wednesday)
Welcome back your favorite farmers to the corner of Market and Noe Streets as they offer their amazing citrus, tasty root vegetables, honey, flowers, baked goods, and beautiful leafy greens. Castro Farmers’ Market Every Wed., Mar. 17-Nov. 17, 2021 | 2:30p-7p Castro Farmer’s Market, Noe ...Every Wednesday
“SF Wednesdays” Free Outdoor Summer Concerts in Downtown
With SFWednesdays, San Francisco is taking it to the streets with 30 performances, free and open-to-the-public, spread across 10 Wednesdays this summer in some of the City’s most iconic outdoor public spaces. The series kicks off Wednesday, July 14 (12pm – 2pm) — in three simultaneous offerings ...Every Wednesday
SF’s Historic Matchbook + Neon Sign Design Talk
A partnership with SF Neon, Tenderloin Museum and the Letterform Archive
An exploration of matchbooks and neon sign design and typography that is a time-travel journey to the mid-century nightlife of San Francisco. Vintage matchbook covers and historic neon signs are a fascinating synecdoche of the ...
“What is the Water Saying?” Video/Art Event (Sausalito)
Headlands is pleased to host “What is the water saying?,” a screening curated by the Wattis Institute of Contemporary Arts and featuring video work by Carolina Caycedo, Sky Hopinka, Arjuna Neuman & Denise Ferreira, Thao Nguyen Phan, and Charwei Tsai.
For thousands of years people lived ...
Magic Lantern in Kerouac Alley: An Evening of Punk Rock Films (SF)
In celebration of the origins of DIY CULTURE in San Francisco, and as a special tribute to the lost-but-legendary MABUHAY GARDENS (just around the corner on Broadway,) we present a program of PUNK ROCK FILMS. In the late 1970s, while punk bands and artists were ...
Thursday, July 29
300 SF Bars Might Require Vaccines Indoors Starting July 29
If you go out to drink indoors this weekend, you might want to bring a copy of your vaccine card.
Thanks to ABC7 for letting us know that on Monday the SF Bar Owners Alliance, which represents over 300 bars in San Francisco, has officially stated ...
San Francisco Village Cleanup (Inner Richmond)
Join San Francisco Village in cleaning up the Inner Richmond. Meet at Rise & Grind Coffee and Tea (785 8th Ave). All supplies provided. Sign up on this Google Form (https://forms.gle/TdSM6vANtyB1KwRMA) or email email@example.com with event name.
“Mission Community Market” Night Farmers Market (SF)
2021 updates Now in its 11th year, the popular neighborhood market will be reopening with a lineup of 20+ small local farms and food businesses, offering a diversity of fresh fruits and vegetables, food crafts, and hot prepared foods for Mission residents. More vendors will ...Every Thursday
July Summer DIY Project Day with SF Etsy (Ghirardelli Square)
Join SF Etsy Artist Leah Jachimowicz as she guides you through the fascinating white-on-blue sunprints with the materials provided.
Grab a to-go beer (beer and other goodies for purchase available) at San Francisco Brewing Co. and sip along as you create something inspired by the character ...