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Monday, December 17

“Resistance is Fertile” Free Comedy Night | SF
Monday, December 17 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
"Resistance is Fertile" Free Comedy Night | SF

12/17 Lineup: Headliner: Geneva Rust-Orta (Edinburgh Fringe Festival) Emily Catalano (Outside Lands) Loren Kraut (SF Sketchfest) Chree Powell (Santa Cruz Comedy Festival) Liz Stone (Tourettes Without Regrets) Token Dude Mark Smalls (SF Punch Line) Hosted by Brooke Heinichen Monthly

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, December 17 – 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 ...Every Monday

“Classical Revolution” Chamber Music Jam | Mission Dist.
Monday, December 17 – 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.

12/17 Lineup: “Beethoven Birthday Bash” Featuring performances by: Lip Service Brass Trio Nigel Armstrong James Jaffe Christina Simpson Adam Scow Britton Day Monthly

Tuesday, December 18

The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s
Tuesday, December 18 – 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 ...Monthly

Wednesday, December 19

“The End” Insane Tarantino-Style Improv | SF
Wednesday, December 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5
| Stagewerx Theatre
"The End" Insane Tarantino-Style Improv | SF

Performer lineup: Steve Kaye Brian Lucett Emily Markoe Kayla Mahoney Clint Gibler Joshua Love Maddie DiBiasi December 19th will be a special holiday show. This show is BYOB. Monthly

Thursday, December 20

Win Tix: “A Very Merry Misfit Cabaret” Holiday Special | SF
Thursday, December 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Z Space Theater
Kat Robichaud takes on all your favorite Christmas Specials from your childhood. With a live band and rotating cast of stunning performers including reigning burlesque queen, Frankie Fictitious, holiday drag by the incomparable Carnie Asada, Gremlins, Musical Guests, and more. > Get Tickets – $30 Use code ...
Win Tix: Twinkling Experimental Pop: Cults | The Chapel
Thursday, December 20 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Chapel
Brian Oblivion and Madeline Follin originally formed Cults as an outlet for their music experiment and a fortnight after posting their electro-pop breakout tune, “Go Outside”. which mixed dream pop haze with girl group harmonies that earned the band acclaim from publications including Pitchfork and ...

Sunday, December 23

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, December 23 – 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 ...Monthly

Monday, December 24

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, December 24 – 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 ...Every Monday

Laughgasm: Monday Comedy at the Rite Spot | SF
Monday, December 24 – 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 ...Monthly

“Krazy for Karaoke” Christmas Night at The Knockout | SF
Monday, December 24 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
"Krazy for Karaoke" Christmas Night at The Knockout | SF
Come celebrate the holidays with The Knockout on Christmas Night with a special xmas edition of “Krazy for Karaoke” with Omar Rockriguez starting at 9pm. This event is 21+ and there’s no cover charge.

Tuesday, December 25

A Jewish Christmas: Strip Dreidel, Chinese Food & Movies | SF
Tuesday, December 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 before 7 pm otherwise, it's $10
| Make-Out Room
A Jewish Christmas: Strip Dreidel, Chinese Food & Movies | SF
Heeb or not, you are cordially invited to spend the holidays in the company of the “chosen” people, chosen to be alienated and bored stiff when everything is closed on Christmas, that is. Except this year, we’re doing something about it…come down to the Make-Out Room ...
Karla LaVey’s 21st Annual Black X Mass | Elbo Room
Tuesday, December 25 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $13*
*Admission includes party food. 21+
| Elbo Room
Karla LaVey's 21st Annual Black X Mass | Elbo Room
Karla LaVey’s First Satanic Church presents the 21st Annual Black X Mass in San Francisco on Christmas night. There will be performances by From Hell, Suicide Queen, Bite starring Chelsea Rose, Sexstar, Theremin Wizard Barney and special guests. > Get Tickets – $13 – 21+ Video and music by ...

Wednesday, December 26

Super Fun Stuff: Free Underground Comedy & Pizza | SF
Wednesday, December 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| The Laundry
Super Fun Stuff: Free Underground Comedy & Pizza | SF

Every 4th Wednesday of the month, comedians Jeff Dean, James Mwaura and Andrew Orolfo bring you the best local and nationally touring stand-up comedians to The Laundry’s hidden and intimate comedy basement. Super Fun Stuff: Free Underground Comedy & Pizza Every 4th Wednesday | 8 ...Monthly

Thursday, December 27

Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, December 27 – 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 ...Monthly

French Afterworks: French Music & French Drinks | SF
Thursday, December 27 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Asiento
French Afterworks: French Music & French Drinks | SF

Every last Thursday of the month, Moules à Facettes invites you in SF for an afterwork party with French drinks, French music and quality people from everywhere. That you are a regular or a newcomer, feel free to share the love to all your friends, ...Monthly

“I Wish I Was Happy” Hour Comedy Show | SF
Thursday, December 27 – 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

Please note, Slate is having some holiday-related events coming up on December 13. “I Wish I Was Happy” Hour Comedy Show will be back on December 27, 2018. Monthly

“I Wish I Was Happy” Hour Comedy Show | SF
Thursday, December 27 – 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

Come commiserate in laughter with the Bay Area’s top comedians. They’ll make you feel like life isn’t too bad, or at least let you laugh at their misfortunes. And, that always feels good. Stay after the show for free ’90s dance karaoke. (I wish I ...Monthly

Friday, December 28

Humphry Slocombe’s 10th Birthday: Free Ice Cream All Day | SF
Friday, December 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free; donations to Project Open Hand are greatly appreciated.
| Humphry Slocombe (Mission)
Humphry Slocombe's 10th Birthday: Free Ice Cream All Day | SF
It’s Humphry Slocombe’s anniversary on Friday, December 28, 2018, and they’re celebrating the occasion by dishing out free scoops of their beloved ice cream as a thank you for 10 awesome years. Get a free tasty scoop from 1 pm at their Mission location at 2790 Harrison st., SF. Project ...
San Francisco Beard & Mustache Club | Mission Dist.
Friday, December 28 – 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 ...Monthly

Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF
Friday, December 28 – 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 ...Monthly

Saturday, December 29

Pre-New Year’s Eve Kick 2018 Show | SF
Saturday, December 29 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bender's Bar & Grill
Pre-New Year's Eve Kick 2018 Show | SF
2018 can’t leave soon enough. Help Thee Swank Bastards and Sinister Twist kick 2018 to the curb with beautiful showgirls and live music. $5 gets you in. There will also have burlesque performing live.

Sunday, December 30

Deep House-style Brunch w/ The Unusual Suspects | The Chapel
Sunday, December 30 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | The Chapel
Deep House-style Brunch w/ The Unusual Suspects | The Chapel
We are a San Francisco based DJ collective built from diverse tastes that united under a shared love of inspiring underground dance music. Call it serendipity, or a work in progress, we are confirmation that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. We ...

Monday, December 31

Super Smash Bros Tourney: Booze, Comedy & Video Games | SF
Monday, December 31 – 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 ...Every Monday

Rock & Roll New Year’s Eve Bash | Brick & Mortar Music Hall
Monday, December 31 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $26*
*$26 in advance; $30 at the door
| Brick & Mortar Music Hall
Rock & Roll New Year's Eve Bash | Brick & Mortar Music Hall
The Brick & Mortar Music Hall invites Stu Allen & Mars Hotel to ring in the new year with all that rock and roll. Tickets are $26 in advance and $30 at the door. 18+