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Thursday, April 16

CANCELED: Exploratorium After Dark: Silver | Pier 15
CANCELED: Exploratorium After Dark: Silver | Pier 15
UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled. Second to none, silver isn’t just for decoration: over time, it’s been pressed (and melted) into service in almost countless ways. Get the facts about element 47 at Everything Matters: Silver with Exploratorium scientist Ron Hipschman, but ...

Thursday, April 23

Exploratorium After Dark: Ex Machina | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Ex Machina | Pier 15
Are machines competitors or collaborators? As technology evolves, so do the potential outcomes of human/machine collaboration. Capacities in human agility, thinking, art, and storytelling can be augmented with machine aid, resulting in wonder—or progress of the human endeavor. Experience the integration, and don’t miss Full-Spectrum Science: ...

Friday, April 24

San Francisco Critical Mass
Friday, April 24 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Embarcadero Plaza
San Francisco Critical Mass

Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in San Francisco starting at 5:30 pm at Justin Herman Plaza (foot of Market Street) and in cities around the world. Everyone is invited. No one is in charge. Bring your ...Monthly

Thursday, April 30

Exploratorium After Dark: Technology Archeology | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Technology Archeology | Pier 15
Disruption! We’ve all heard the word bandied about in the context of new technology. But what are the technologies that truly disrupted our understanding of the world around us, with long-term effects? Dig deep into the past to uncover the hidden histories of human-made objects with ...

Sunday, May 10

The Exploratorium’s Only Free Day of 2020: Mother’s Day | SF
The Exploratorium's Only Free Day of 2020: Mother's Day | SF
The Exploratorium celebrates Mother’s Day with a special free admission day for all. Happy Mother’s Day from The Exploratorium. To celebrate, they’re hosting Día de las Madres. All mothers—and especially Mamás latinas—and their families are invited to a day of fun at the Exploratorium. To honor ...

Friday, May 29

San Francisco Critical Mass
Friday, May 29 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Embarcadero Plaza
San Francisco Critical Mass

Critical Mass is a mass bicycle ride that takes place on the last Friday of each month in San Francisco starting at 5:30 pm at Justin Herman Plaza (foot of Market Street) and in cities around the world. Everyone is invited. No one is in charge. Bring your ...Monthly

Sunday, October 4

Free 2020 Fleet Week Ship Tours | Oct. 4-13
Sunday, October 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 30-32
Free 2020 Fleet Week Ship Tours | Oct. 4-13
Throughout Fleet Week, thousands of visitors climb aboard amphibious carriers, destroyers and cruisers docked at the Embarcadero to get a glimpse into the day-to-day lives of the sailors serving in the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard and the Royal Australian Navy. All ship tours are free ...

Tuesday, October 13

Final Day of Free Fleet Week Ship Tours | 2020
Tuesday, October 13 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 30-32
Final Day of Free Fleet Week Ship Tours | 2020
Throughout Fleet Week, thousands of visitors climb aboard amphibious carriers, destroyers and cruisers docked at the Embarcadero to get a glimpse into the day-to-day lives of the sailors serving in the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard and the Royal Australian Navy. All ship tours are free ...

Friday, April 10

Historic Ferry Building NYE Tour | SF
Historic Ferry Building NYE Tour | SF

Enjoy an hour-long walk on the rise, tragic fall, and modern rebirth of one of San Francisco’s most renowned historic landmarks. Visit a contemporary swirl of shops and learn the history of ferries, freeways, and quakes. Meet at the foot of the stairs at the ...Every Tuesday