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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, April 5

Eggster’s 26th Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival | UC Berkeley
Sunday, April 5 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Campanile (UC Berkeley)
Eggster's 26th Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival | UC Berkeley
Eggster will be holding its Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival at the UC Berkeley Campus. Last year they had an egg hunt, performances and live music, and tons of raffle prizes, come and see what they have in store for you this year. 26th Annual Egg Hunt ...
Little Scavenger Hunt: Virtual Shelter in Place Activity
Sunday, April 5 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE
Little Scavenger Hunt: Virtual Shelter in Place Activity
Here’s a fun way to be creative and connected while we are sheltering in place. Join the Little Scavenger Hunt! All you need is a camera phone and an Instagram account to play. Follow @LittleScavengerHunt on Instagram for your 12 clues on Sunday, April 5 at ...

CANCELED: 2020 Macy’s Flower Show: Final Day | Union Square
Sunday, April 5 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
CANCELED: 2020 Macy's Flower Show: Final Day | Union Square
UPDATE: Although there are no updates on the Macy’s website, we can’t see any way that this is event is continuing. Please check the website for event updates or contact the promoter directly.
Cuban Rumba Jam: Play, Sing, Dance & Enjoy | Berkeley
Sunday, April 5 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
| La Peña Cultural Center
Cuban Rumba Jam: Play, Sing, Dance & Enjoy | Berkeley

This free, participatory event has been a staple at La Peña Cultural Center for 12 years due to its incredible fun, and recurs every 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month. Come enjoy the Afro-Cuban folkloric drums, dances, and songs of rumba. Rumba is the ...Monthly

POSTPONED: “Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase | SF
Sunday, April 5 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated.
| Neck of The Woods
POSTPONED: "Crazy Funny Asians" Comedy Showcase | SF

COVID-19 Update. 3/15/20 at 3:08pm – This event will is currently postponed until further notice. Neck of the Woods is closed temporarily due to directives from the state of California with regard to Coronavirus. Inspired by the blockbuster movie, see some of the Bay Area’s ...Every Sunday

CANCELED: City Star Party & Telescope Night | Presidio
Sunday, April 5 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
| Presidio Parade Grounds
CANCELED: City Star Party & Telescope Night | Presidio
UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled.
“Return of the Cypher” Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room
Sunday, April 5 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Boom Boom Room
"Return of the Cypher" Hip-Hop & Beatbox Jam | Boom Boom Room

Return of the Cypher (ROTC) is free live Hip-Hop show every Sunday at the Boom Boom Room that features an ever-changing lineup of artists and improvised sessions (know as “cyphers”) where beatboxers, emcees, and musicians collaborate in a spontaneous combustion of soulful skill. Every week, The ...Every Sunday

Monday, April 6

“Finding Hope During Crisis” Live Stream w/ Presidential Candidate Marianne Williamson
Monday, April 6 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE
"Finding Hope During Crisis" Live Stream w/ Presidential Candidate Marianne Williamson
Join us for a conversation with Marianne Williamson on what it was like to run for president and finding hope during crisis. Watch Live on Zoom Marianne Williamson is a bestselling author, non-profit and political activist, and spiritual thought leader. For over three decades Marianne has been a ...
POSTPONED: “disrespectful” Book Discussion | Corte Madera
Monday, April 6 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Book Passage (Corte Madera)
POSTPONED: "disrespectful" Book Discussion | Corte Madera
UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been postponed. Mary Ladd, author of The Wig Diaries, will be joined by illustrator and SF Chronicle cartoonist Don Asmussen to discuss their “disrespectful” cancer book. Hosted by KQED’s Michael Krasny. Please note, this event was submitted to Funcheap by ...
Free Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland
Monday, April 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but sliding scale donations are requested.
| Starline Social Club
Free Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food | Oakland

4/6 Lineup: Ron Josol (Laugh Factory) Imran G (SF Sketchfest) Hayden Greif-Neill (Critical Hit) Josh Lanzet (The Second City) Every Monday

“Misery Index: Monday Comedy at The Rite Spot” | Mission Dist.
Monday, April 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
"Misery Index: Monday Comedy at The Rite Spot" | Mission Dist.

“Misery Index” is a free, monthly show that brings together some of the most pessimistic, neurotic and dysfunctional individuals on the face of the planet: stand-up comedians. Take the edge off with cheap drinks and free laughs as these choleric comics direct their disdain towards ...Monthly

Free Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room
Monday, April 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Make-Out Room
Free Cutting-Edge Avant Garde Concert | Make-Out Room

Every first Monday of the month, The Make-Out Room presents a free concert with several local bands showing off the cutting edge of jazz and improvised music. Expect progressive sounds with a mix of anything from jazz, folk, rock to electronic music. – Updated 8/19/18 – ...Monthly

Tuesday, April 7

CANCELED: April Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay
CANCELED: April Sunrise Tour of Muir Woods | North Bay
UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled.
CANCELED: Clear Destination & Raw Imagination Art Exhibition | April 7-May 9
Tuesday, April 7 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Bay Model Visitor Center
CANCELED: Clear Destination & Raw Imagination Art Exhibition | April 7-May 9
UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled.
CANCELED: de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, April 7 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| de Young Museum
CANCELED: de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Monthly

CANCELED: Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, April 7 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| Legion of Honor
CANCELED: Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Monthly

CANCELED: Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day | GG Park
Tuesday, April 7 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Conservatory of Flowers
CANCELED: Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day | GG Park

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Monthly

CANCELED: First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day | Cartoon Art Museum
Tuesday, April 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Pay What You Wish Day
| Cartoon Art Museum
CANCELED: First Tuesday “Pay What You Wish” Day | Cartoon Art Museum

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Monthly

CANCELED: Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, April 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Contemporary Jewish Museum
CANCELED: Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Monthly

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays
Tuesday, April 7 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) is one of the Bay Area’s premier venues for adventurous art. A multidisciplinary art center, the YBCA features exhibitions, performance, film/video, and community engagement programs, along with rotating art exhibits with a focus on contemporary and emerging art ...Monthly