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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!

Sunday, May 22

“Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase (SF)
"Crazy Funny Asians" Comedy Showcase (SF)

Inspired by the blockbuster movie, see some of the Bay Area’s top comedians at San Francisco’s Crazy Funny Asians comedy showcase, presented by Funcheap and HellaFunny. Let’s celebrate the Bay’s Asian-American culture and heritage with laughs. Free tickets for the first 100 people to RSVP “Crazy ...Every Sunday

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile
Sunday, May 22 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | 37th and Ortega (SF)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile

The Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile is a weekly market featuring farmers, ranchers, food artisans, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. on a closed-to-traffic 37th Avenue between Ortega and Quintara. Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile at ...Every Sunday

Free Guided Walking Tour of SF’s Mission Dolores Neighborhood
Sunday, May 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*best to sign up at www.sfcityguides.org, though walk ups are welcome
| Dolores Park - Golden Fire Hydrant
Free Guided Walking Tour of SF's Mission Dolores Neighborhood

See one of San Francisco’s oldest and most colorful neighborhoods, the Mission, where you’ll trace a history beginning with Indigenous peoples through waves of immigrants to today’s concerns of gentrification. Begin at the famous golden fire hydrant where locals successfully fought to save the area ...Every Sunday

“Lindy in the Park” Swing Dance Party (Golden Gate Park)
Sunday, May 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting (rain cancels)
| JFK Drive Lindy Hop Spot
"Lindy in the Park" Swing Dance Party (Golden Gate Park)

Get ready to swing in Golden Gate Park every sunny Sunday at “Lindy in the Park,” a weekly free event near the de Young Museum, when the streets of Golden Gate Park are closed to traffic and the dancers take over. This in person event resumed ...Every Sunday

Castro Theatre’s Free Movie Day w/ Live Organist
Sunday, May 22 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Castro Theatre
Castro Theatre's Free Movie Day w/ Live Organist
In celebration of Harvey Milk Day on May 22, 2022, the Castro Theatre is hosting a free movie day. It’s been nearly 44 years since Harvey Milk left us too soon. On what would have been his 92nd birthday, San Francisco celebrates the life and legacy ...
Harvey Milk Day 2022 Celebration + Block Party in The Castro (SF)
Harvey Milk Day 2022 Celebration + Block Party in The Castro (SF)
Harvey Milk Day 2022 Celebration It’s been nearly 44 years since Harvey Milk left us too soon. On what would have been his 92nd birthday, San Francisco celebrates the life and legacy of the “Mayor of Castro Street” – the first openly gay politician in California. ...
Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party (SF)
Sunday, May 22 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Skatin' Place
Golden Gate Park Sunday Roller Disco Party (SF)

There is a place in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park that is heaven for Bay Area inline skaters and roller skaters who like to boogie to the funky beat on wheels. The Godfather of Skate brings his mobile DJ unit and plays groovy tunes for ...Every Sunday

“Rollin’ with the Homos” Roller Skating Party & Drag Shows (Oakland)
Sunday, May 22 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but $7 donation at Venmo.com/rollinhomos requested
| Township Commons Park
"Rollin' with the Homos" Roller Skating Party & Drag Shows (Oakland)

Drag performers on roller skates! Because what could go wrong?! 4th Sundays at Oakland Township Commons 3 – 6 PM • Drag shows on the hour at Oakland Township Commons Hosted by Nicki Jizz & Mama Celeste Performances by Polly Amber Ross Ali Scat Disco ...Monthly

Warriors vs. Mavs: Huge Outdoor Playoff Watch Party at Chase Center (Game 3)
Sunday, May 22 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free event, but RSVP is encouraged. Venue is capacity limited, so arrive early
| Thrive City Plaza (at Chase Center)
Warriors vs. Mavs: Huge Outdoor Playoff Watch Party at Chase Center (Game 3)

Dub Nation – come out to the Thrive City plaza for the Golden State Warriors Playoffs Watch Party, presented by Chase. Taking place during all Warriors road playoff games enjoy lawn games and our sport court, take advantage of photo opportunities, and cheer on the ...

Free Downtown SF “HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Night
Sunday, May 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for limited $10 tickets (normally $15.)
| Secret Location (SF)
Free Downtown SF "HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Night

Get ready for downtown San Francisco’s newest outdoor comedy club – part of our new pop-up comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a new venue and you’ll get notified of the secret location. This HellaSecret Comedy Show takes place at a new ...

French Karaoke Sunday at Bar Fluxus (SF)
Sunday, May 22 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bar Fluxus
French Karaoke Sunday at Bar Fluxus (SF)

French/English Karaoke. Choose from English or French songs and sing your heart out!Every Sunday

Monday, May 23

$1.50 Oysters + Monday Night HellaFunny Comedy Show (Oakland)
$1.50 Oysters + Monday Night HellaFunny Comedy Show (Oakland)

Spend your Monday nights with hella great $1.50 oyster deals, champagne specials, craft cocktails, an award-winning dinner menu (w/ tons of vegan options) and a special Monday Night HellaFunny comedy show! This show takes place in a hidden speakeasy bar in the back of Copper Spoon in Oakland turned ...Every Monday

FREE TIX: SF’s Dirty Joke Night at a Legendary Strip Club (North Beach)
Monday, May 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with code FUNCHEAP (limited tickets)
| Condor Club
FREE TIX: SF's Dirty Joke Night at a Legendary Strip Club (North Beach)

The legendary Condor in North Beach turns into a pop-up comedy club on Monday nights. Instead of topless dancers, you’ll hear real dirty jokes by real dirty comedians and some of SF’s top local comics every weekend with credits like Cobbs, Punchline, SF Sketchfest, Comedy Central Clusterfest, Outside ...Every Monday

SF Arcade Bar “Emporium” Free Game Token Night (Every Monday)
Monday, May 23 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*4 free game token if you show your California ID
| Emporium SF
SF Arcade Bar "Emporium" Free Game Token Night (Every Monday)

Emporium Arcade Bar San Francisco, the dynamic venue known for its classic arcade games, colorful, fun-loving atmosphere, and renowned drink menu, now offers four free game tokens for residents with a valid California I.D. during locals’ night every Monday. Emporium Arcade Bar offers guests a ...Every Monday

“Quiz Me Bebe One More Time” Wurst Drag Trivia (The Castro)
Monday, May 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Market and Sanchez, San Francisco, CA
"Quiz Me Bebe One More Time" Wurst Drag Trivia (The Castro)

Test your wits at the wurst Drag Trivia in San Francisco, hosted by BeBe Sweetbriar of Beefskirt Productions at Willkommen on Market at SanchezEvery Monday

“Motown On Mondays” DJ Night (Madrone Art Bar)
Monday, May 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 8pm; $5 after
| Madrone Art Bar
"Motown On Mondays" DJ Night (Madrone Art Bar)

at Madrone, dance the night away with hosts DJ Gordo Cabeza and guest DJS spinning originals, exclusive remixes, and close relatives of your favorite Motown songs during M.O.M. Motown on Mondays. Motown on Mondays Every Monday | 7 pm to 2 am Madrone ...Every Monday

Bay Area Women’s Theatre Festival Mini-Reading Series (March 7 – May 30)
Monday, May 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donations encouraged and accepted.
| Brava Theater
Bay Area Women's Theatre Festival Mini-Reading Series (March 7 - May 30)

Bay Area Women’s Theatre Festival (baWTF) March 1 – May 30, 2022 Bay Area Women’s Theatre Festival Presents: 2022 Bay Area Women’s Theatre Festival Mini-Festival Bay Area-wide: In preparation for a full festival in 2023, baWTF presents two play reading series taking place over every ...Every Monday

The Marsh’s Online Storytelling Night (Every Monday)
The Marsh's Online Storytelling Night (Every Monday)

As many of you know, The Marsh has postponed all in-person shows until further notice, but that won’t stop Monday Night Marsh from continuing to bring you the unique stories we all love. Monday Night MarshStream is our new Monday Night Marsh with a few ...Every Monday

Tuesday, May 24

Warriors vs. Mavs: Huge Outdoor Playoff Watch Party at Chase Center (Game 4)
Tuesday, May 24 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free event, but RSVP is encouraged. Venue is capacity limited, so arrive early
| Thrive City Plaza (at Chase Center)
Warriors vs. Mavs: Huge Outdoor Playoff Watch Party at Chase Center (Game 4)

Dub Nation – come out to the Thrive City plaza for the Golden State Warriors Playoffs Watch Party, presented by Chase. Taking place during all Warriors road playoff games enjoy lawn games and our sport court, take advantage of photo opportunities, and cheer on the ...

Comedy Blast at Neck Of The Woods with Danny Dechi & Friends
Tuesday, May 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free
| Neck of The Woods
Comedy Blast at Neck Of The Woods with Danny Dechi & Friends

Hosted by Danny Dechi – Comedian and world’s only pencil musician. , 7PM to 9PM Free Admission! Karaoke after the comedy Neck Of The Woods 406 Clement Street (cross 5th Avenue), San Francisco Thanks, Danny DechiEvery Tuesday