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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!

Wednesday, June 9

SF Legend Carol Queen on the “State of Sex in 2021”
Wednesday, June 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Online
SF Legend Carol Queen on the "State of Sex in 2021"
Carol Queen has been on the frontlines of the sex-positivity movement since the 1970s. A cultural sexologist, author, and co-founder of San Francisco’s Center for Sex & Culture, Carol is a long-time advocate for sexual health and pleasure. As Staff Sexologist at Good Vibrations, Carol ...

Thursday, June 17

Intro to Personal Safety Virtual Class
Thursday, June 17 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donation $0-30
Intro to Personal Safety Virtual Class
This one-hour class provides an overview of IMPACT Bay Area’s approach to personal safety. We think of self-defense as a spectrum that starts with the first feelings in your body when you notice a situation might not be safe, through physical self-defense if necessary, all ...

Saturday, June 19

Open-Air “Menagerie Oddities & Curiosities Market” in Alameda
Saturday, June 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | al Fresco Dining Park
Open-Air "Menagerie Oddities & Curiosities Market" in Alameda
We’re back oddity seekers!! Join the San Francisco Bay Area’s official Oddities & Curiosities Market, The Menagerie, on June 19th 2021. We invite you to our first event since the pandemic began. This year’s market will be an open-air setting along the sidewalks in the ...

Sunday, July 4

Asian Art Museum: Free Admission Day (Every First Sunday)
Sunday, July 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Special exhibitions may require separate admission surcharge
| Asian Art Museum
Asian Art Museum: Free Admission Day (Every First Sunday)

Through the power of art, the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco brings the diverse cultures of Asia to life. Located in the heart of San Francisco, the museum is home to one of the world’s finest collections of Asian art, boasting more than 18,000 ...Monthly

Wednesday, August 4

Free National Parks Day: 1st Anniv. of Great American Outdoors Act
Free National Parks Day: 1st Anniv. of Great American Outdoors Act

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from it all and clear your head with the peace and serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free ...

Wednesday, August 25

Free National Parks Day 2021 | National Park Service Birthday
Wednesday, August 25 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over California
Free National Parks Day 2021 | National Park Service Birthday

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from it all and clear your head with the peace and serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free ...

Monday, September 6

Free “SkyStar” Ferris Wheel Rides for SF’s Graduating Seniors | Final Day
Monday, September 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for graduating seniors with SFUSD identification
| Skystar (Golden Gate Park)
Free "SkyStar" Ferris Wheel Rides for SF's Graduating Seniors | Final Day
Thanks to SkyStar and SF Rec and Park’s generous offer for all San Francisco public school graduating seniors to take a free ride on the Wheel this summer beginning June 2 through Sept. 6; students will need to show their SFUSD identification card at the on-site ticket ...

Saturday, September 18

Alameda’s Official “Haunted Halloween” Open Air Market (The Menagerie)
Saturday, September 18 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free ALL DAY
| al Fresco Dining Park
Alameda's Official "Haunted Halloween" Open Air Market (The Menagerie)
Greetings Ghosts & Goblins~we invite you to Alameda’s official Halloween Market to celebrate this most delightful Hallowday. Our spooky artists from near and far will fright and delight you with handmade wares and ghoulish collectibles. Find one of a kind tricks & treats including home ...

Saturday, September 25

Free National Parks Day: “National Public Lands Day” | 2021
Free National Parks Day: "National Public Lands Day" | 2021

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from it all and clear your head with the peace and serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free ...

Thursday, November 11

Free National Parks Day: Veterans Day | 2021
Free National Parks Day: Veterans Day | 2021

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from it all and clear your head with the peace and serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free ...