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Monday, August 20

“Resistance is Fertile” Free Comedy Night | SF
Monday, August 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
"Resistance is Fertile" Free Comedy Night | SF

8/20 line up:
Headliner: Valerie Vernale (SF Sketchfest)
Krista Fatka (Winner, Sacramento Stand-Up Comedy Competition)
Priya Prasad (Desi Comedy Festival)
Alexandria Love (Komedio)
Token Dude Chad Opitz
Guests: Jeen Yee & Ali Littman
Brought to you by: Nicole Calasich, Brooke Heinichen and Geneva Rust-Orta

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, August 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brewcade
Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF

Amateurs are encouraged to join the Super Smash games. Signups start at 7:30 pm, tourney starts at 8 pm.

“Classical Revolution” Chamber Music Jam | Mission Dist.
Monday, August 20 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a $5-20 donation is welcome to support the musicians.
| The Revolution Cafe
"Classical Revolution" Chamber Music Jam | Mission Dist.

“Classical Revolution” is a bi-monthly chamber music night at the Mission District’s Revolution Cafe. They feature different local and visiting musicians in a unique Chamber Jam format, where musicians get a chance to perform in a casual environment and audiences get to hear chamber music in a ...

Tuesday, August 21

The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s
Tuesday, August 21 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring in a good cheese to share and get a free drink.
| Bender's Bar & Grill
The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender's

Mmm… tasty, smelly, stinky cheese. Bender’s hosts their monthly meeting of The Stinky Cheese Club. Bring in some cheese, crackers, fruit, veggies, etc…  (make it something impressive, not just the cheapest thing you got at Safeway) and get a free ice cold can of PBR ...

Thursday, August 23

Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, August 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Thursday and fourth Thursday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. Is it taking place this month? Always check the Facebook ...

“I Wish I Was Happy” Hour Comedy Show | SF
Thursday, August 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission but bring money for food and drinks.
| Slate Bar
"I Wish I Was Happy" Hour Comedy Show | SF

8/23 Line up:
Featuring:

Nicole Tran
Abhay Nadkarni
Drew Harmon
Arjun Banjeree
Hosted by Ali Littman

Friday, August 24

Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF
Friday, August 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*They ask for a $5-$10 donation.
| Alley Cat Books
Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF

Don’t spend yer Friday sittin’ at home, chewin’ tobacco all on yer lonesome. C’mon down to the ole book place; bring yer dancin’ legs. Alley Cat Bookstore and Gallery will be hosting the Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance from 7-9 pm every 4th Friday night. All dances are ...

Club 90’s: Daft Punk Rave | Public Works
Friday, August 24 – 10:00 pm | Cost: $10 | Public Works
Club 90's: Daft Punk Rave | Public Works

Club 90s presents Daft Punk Rave SF. Join in as they pay tribute to the pioneers of electronic music as they play a massive dose of Daft Punk all night with the best late 90s and early 00s dance, electronic and rave with a few Club …

Saturday, August 25

Win Tix: Non Stop Bhangra: India Independence Day Celebration | Public Works
Saturday, August 25 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Public Works

Ever wanted to take a trip to India? Leave your visa at home and come join Non Stop Bhangra as we take you on a beautiful journey to experience the sounds, rhythms, colors, and flavor of India right here in San Francisco. India celebrates its …

Sunday, August 26

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, August 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...

Monday, August 27

Monday Night Comedy with Free Cake | Blondies
Monday, August 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Blondie's Bar & No Grill
Monday Night Comedy with Free Cake | Blondies

More Fun at Blondie’s celebrates the best comedians in the Bay every 4th Monday of the month with a free comedy show and free cake.  

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, August 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brewcade
Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF

One part nerd, one part slurred, Super Trashed Bros brings together comedy, video games and alcohol every first Monday at Brewcade. Audience participation is essential as a live crowd and online viewers—from the streaming platform Twitch—suggest new rules and new gags. Power-up, throw down and push ...

Laughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF
Monday, August 27 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
Laughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF

Comedian Andrew Holmgren (SF Weekly 2014 Best comedian) of Sylvan Productions (SF Weekly 2013 best comedy troupe) hosts an evening of some of his favorite comics whose comedy is sure to leave you satisfied and sore. The show takes place on every 4th Monday of ...

Thursday, August 30

Speak Cheesy: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF
Thursday, August 30 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Alite Outpost
Speak Cheesy: Free Grilled Cheese Sandwich & Beer Happy Hour | SF

Get hungry folks. The good folks at the Alite Outpost will be serving up hot grilled cheeses and cold brews every last Thursday of the month. Swing by for a bite to eat and enjoy in-store discounts as well as some helpful advice from the ...

Friday, August 31

San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, August 31 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Zeitgeist
San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.

Join the SF Beard and Mustache Club for a monthly gathering at Zeitgeist at 7 pm every last Friday of the month. If you have a beard or mustache, if you like beards and mustaches, or if you want a beard or mustache, then by all means ...

Sunday, September 2

San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical” | Dolores park
Sunday, September 2 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Dolores Park
San Francisco Mime Troupe's "Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical" | Dolores park

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 59th season with more free and lively performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2018 production “Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2018 Free political theater & music in parks all ...

Monday, September 3

San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical” | Dolores Park
Monday, September 3 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Dolores Park
San Francisco Mime Troupe's "Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical" | Dolores Park

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 59th season with more free and lively performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2018 production “Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2018 Free political theater & music in parks all ...

“Misery Index: Monday Comedy at The Rite Spot” | Mission Dist.
Monday, September 3 – 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 ...

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, September 3 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Brewcade
Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF

One part nerd, one part slurred, Super Trashed Bros brings together comedy, video games and alcohol every first Monday at Brewcade. Audience participation is essential as a live crowd and online viewers—from the streaming platform Twitch—suggest new rules and new gags. Power-up, throw down and push ...

Wednesday, September 5

Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout
Wednesday, September 5 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Drink & Draw Art Event & Raffle | The Knockout

At Drink and Draw, artsy bar patrons draw to a theme and submit their artwork into a raffle for cocktails and other prizes at The Knockout in the Mission District. The artwork gets scanned online for all to admire. Drink and Draw happens every first Wednesday of the ...

“The End” Insane Tarantino-Style Improv | SF
Wednesday, September 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Stagewerx Theatre
"The End" Insane Tarantino-Style Improv | SF

Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, come to Stage Werx Theatre to watch an improvised movie crafted before your very eyes. In true Tarantino style, they start with the end, portraying an action filled and/or heart-throbbingly romantic and/or tear-jerkingly dramatic and/or gut-busting funny ...

Friday, September 7

Timbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco
Timbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco

Come down to Timbuk2 Factory and Headquarters for a 60-minute behind-the-scenes look at the product design, marketing, and of course the (spoiler alert) office gong, disco ball and kegerator. Free tours take place at 11 am on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are ...

Saturday, September 8

3rd Annual Brazilian Day Celebration | El Rio
Saturday, September 8 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 early bird, $15 for the regular ticket and $18 at the door.
| El Rio
3rd Annual Brazilian Day Celebration | El Rio

3rd Annual Brazilian Independence Day is already here. This year, exciting Bay-Area Forró band Xaxado Mission will be opening the show, followed by our featured
Headliner: SambaDá, with Sang Matiz
Special guests include:

Kevin Welch of Boca Do Rio
Samba Queen “Tiombe”
Samba King Jefferson Joseph
Angelo Tomandl on the …

2018 Under the Stars in Precita Park | Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema
Saturday, September 8 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Precita Park
2018 Under the Stars in Precita Park | Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema

The annual Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema is a showcase of short films, a film crawl, live music and awards. It’s your chance to check out the work of local filmmakers and musicians in parks, playgrounds and smaller venues around Bernal Heights, San Francisco. 15th Annual Bernal Heights Outdoor ...

Monday, September 10

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, September 10 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.

Cyberpunk Cinema, by Thrillhouse Records, presents cyberpunk movie classics at The Knockout in the Mission every second Monday of the month from 6:30-9 pm. They’ll show one episode of Cowboy Bebop at 6:30 pm, followed by the feature film. Use #cyberpunkcinema during the event to share ...