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Tuesday, February 18

“Ozobots” Free Robot Workshop | South SF
Tuesday, February 18 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free
| South San Francisco Main Library
"Ozobots" Free Robot Workshop | South SF
Together we will explore the pocket-sized Ozobot robots and learn how to code with color.  Participants will learn basic programming and train their robots to follow patterns. (Recommended for ages 6 and up)
Vinyl Room Standup Comedy Show | Burlingame
Tuesday, February 18 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Vinyl Room
Vinyl Room Standup Comedy Show | Burlingame

Every third Tuesday of the month is a standup comedy show at Vinyl Room called Standup Comedy at Vinyl Room, featuring funny people from the Bay Area who do standup comedy. It’s the only comedy show in Burlingame, maybe ever. This event occurs every third ...Monthly

Friday, February 21

You Betta Work Comedy Fiesta Show | San Mateo
Friday, February 21 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with $5 Suggested Donation
| The San Mateo County Pride Center
You Betta Work Comedy Fiesta Show | San Mateo

Every third Friday of the month at The San Mateo County Pride Center, host Jesús U. BettaWork, bring the beautiful people the You Betta Work Comedy Fiesta – a night of laughs on the Peninsula showcasing the fabulous funnies of a diverse lineup of Bay Area ...Monthly

Saturday, February 22

Tax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | San Mateo
Saturday, February 22 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Martin Luther King Community Center
Tax Aid: Free Professional Tax Help | San Mateo

It’s still early in the tax season, but if you file early, not only will the IRS love you and send you flowers (not really), but you’ll get your refund early. The volunteers of Tax Aid will help you file your tax return, so long ...

Mardi Gras Carnival: Brass, Beads & Beignets | Redwood City
Saturday, February 22 – 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Redwood City
Mardi Gras Carnival: Brass, Beads & Beignets | Redwood City
Bring the beads and we’ll provide the bands. Celebrate Mardi Gras Carnival on February 22nd at the “French Quarter” in downtown Redwood City, where the public is invited to come disguised for the occasion. Presented by the Redwood City Downtown Business Group, this Free New ...
Free San Francisco Chamber Orchestra Concerts | Palo Alto
Saturday, February 22 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but seating is first come, first served
| First Palo Alto United Methodist Church
Free San Francisco Chamber Orchestra Concerts | Palo Alto

Founded in 1953, the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra has remained an active voice in the Bay Area music community, presenting free concerts with an ensemble of the region’s top professional musicians. The rollout of an exciting new concert format, Maestro Ben Simon becomes your host ...

Monday, February 24

Dash Robot Races: Race & Win Prizes | South SF
Monday, February 24 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | South San Francisco Main Library
Dash Robot Races: Race & Win Prizes | South SF
Enjoy another round of competitive fun with Dash Robot Races at South San Francisco Main Library ‪on Monday, February 24 at 4 p.m.‬ If you’d like a chance to win a special prize, come and participate. See you at the races. (Recommended for ages 6-13)
The Free TV Studio Experience | Palo Alto
Monday, February 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free for all ages.
| Midpen Media Center
The Free TV Studio Experience | Palo Alto
Want to try being a crew-member in a professionally equipped television studio? Ideas for making your own show or film? Want to help others make TV or videos? The Studio Experience is your ticket. Sign up and show up, and you can expect to have ...

Tuesday, February 25

IHOP Free Pancake Day | 2020
IHOP Free Pancake Day | 2020
IHOP will serve millions of free short stack of the Original Buttermilk Pancakes during its National Pancake Day Celebration on Tuesday, February 25, 2020. More than 1,500 IHOP restaurants across the country will invite guests to enjoy a complimentary stack of IHOP’s signature delicious buttermilk pancakes from 7 ...

Thursday, February 27

First Day to RSVP: Smithsonian’s 16th Annual Free Museum Day | 2020
Thursday, February 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Museum ticket required from https://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-2020/
| San Francisco Bay Area
First Day to RSVP: Smithsonian's 16th Annual Free Museum Day | 2020

Museum Day brings together museums, zoos & cultural centers from all 50 states to offer free admission to all Museum Day ticket holders for the 16th Annual Free Museum Day. Museum Day represents a national commitment to access, equality and inclusion. 2020 Smithsonian Magazine Museum ...

Friday, February 28

Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos
Friday, February 28 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Devil's Canyon Brewing Company
Beer Friday: Live Music, Food Trucks & Family Party | San Carlos

Enjoy a family friendly, admission-free evening of live music, rotating food trucks and an award winning selection of sustainable handcrafted beer and root beer. There’s free admission, two live bands, and three food trucks. Kids and well behaved dogs are welcome. One dollar from each ...Monthly

Saturday, February 29

Applebee’s $1 Vodka Strawberry Lemonade | Final Day
Saturday, February 29 – All Day | Cost: $1 | Applebee's (Participating Locations)
Applebee's $1 Vodka Strawberry Lemonade | Final Day

There’s no denying it – it’s cold outside. But Applebee’s® locations across the country are giving guests a reason to embrace the cold and the start of 2020 with the latest Neighborhood Drink of the Month. Starting today and for the rest of February, guests can enjoy ...

Sunday, March 1

All of SF’s Free Monthly Museum Days | March 2020
Sunday, March 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Details vary for each museum and cultural institution
| All Over the Bay Area
All of SF's Free Monthly Museum Days | March 2020
Whether the economy is strong or sour, most of the museums in San Francisco and the Bay Area throw their doors open once a month to allow free admission to all comers. Generally on the first Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday of each month, these free days ...
Unlimited Family Bowling Pass: All Summer Long | Bay Area
Sunday, March 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over the Bay Area
Unlimited Family Bowling Pass: All Summer Long | Bay Area
Registered kids receive 2 free games of bowling each day of The KBF Program All Summer Long, valued at over $500 per child! Select bowling centers and schools around the country are participating in the first ever Kids Bowl Free program. This program is designed by ...

Friday, March 6

History Museum: Free First Fridays | Redwood City
Friday, March 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Mateo County History Museum
History Museum: Free First Fridays | Redwood City

Enjoy free admission from 10 am to 4 pm, every first Friday of the month, at the San Mateo History Museum. Explore the museum housed in the 1910 County Courthouse; listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it features a stained glass dome and mosaic tile floor. 2 pm General Tour: ...Monthly

National Day of Unplugging 2020 | No Tech Day
Friday, March 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
National Day of Unplugging 2020 | No Tech Day
People across the nation (and world) will recharge themselves by not using computers, cell phones, or any technology for 24 hours, sundown to sundown. National Day of Unplugging March 6-7 2020 | Sundown to Sundown Everywhere FREE Join and unplug, and we’ll send a free toolkit with activity guides, conversation starters ...

Saturday, March 7

“Healthy Parks Healthy People”: Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area
Saturday, March 7 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
"Healthy Parks Healthy People": Monthly Nature Walks | Bay Area

Enjoy a free, monthly outdoor walk on the first Saturday of every month as part of the “Healthy Parks, Healthy People” program. First Saturday Programs are introductory walking/physical activity programs that occur on the first Saturday of each month throughout the Bay Area. Please note that ...Monthly

Bank of America Free Museum Weekend
Bank of America Free Museum Weekend

Holders of Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, or U. S. Trust cardholders (credit cards and debit cards) get free admission to seven Bay Area museums, two Sacramento museums and to more than 220 cultural institutions nationwide, for the first full weekend each month including the de ...Monthly

Sunday, March 8

“Sunday Assembly” Silicon Valley Community Gathering | Mountain View
Sunday, March 8 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Masonic Lodge
"Sunday Assembly" Silicon Valley Community Gathering | Mountain View

“Live Better, Help Often, Wonder More” is the motto for Sunday Assembly Silicon Valley (SASV), an international community movement that celebrates life. The radically inclusive SASV is a secular and service nonprofit that celebrates life, welcomes all people and supports everyone fulfilling their potential. It aims ...Monthly

Monday, March 9

“Supermoon” Night Over San Francisco | Full Worm Moon
Monday, March 9 – 5:48 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
"Supermoon" Night Over San Francisco | Full Worm Moon
On March 9th, the Moon will be located on the opposite side of the Earth as the Sun and its face will be will be fully illuminated. This phase occurs at 10:47 am pst.* This full moon was known by early Native American tribes as the ...

Thursday, March 12

Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula
Thursday, March 12 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Hop Dogma Brewing Company
Comedy Sharks Standup Night | Peninsula

Every month, Comedy Sharks standup night features some of the Bay Area’s best comedians. Come on out and enjoy some laughs with your neighbors, hosted by Phil Griffiths & Hop Dogma Brewing Company. The show starts at 7:30 pm; seating is limited, so be sure to ...Monthly

Saturday, March 14

Pacifica Runners St. Patrick’s Day: 5K & Bella’s Kids Dash | Peninsula
Pacifica Runners St. Patrick's Day: 5K & Bella's Kids Dash | Peninsula
Come run the beautiful Pacifica Coast. Our St. Patrick’s Day 5K race is open to runners and walkers. We will have some great raffle prizes. Don’t worry about hills. The elevation is relatively flat. There’s also a Kid Dash for aspiring little runners. Have fun ...

Sunday, March 15

Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford
Sunday, March 15 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Cantor Arts Center
Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford

Stanford University’s distinguished outdoor art collection includes nearly 100 sculptures and features important figurative and abstract works in a variety of media by artists of the late 19th century to the present. This tour begins in front of the Cantor Arts Center with marble statues, ...Monthly

2020 Arbor Day Festival | Palo Alto
Sunday, March 15 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Palo Alto Art Center
2020 Arbor Day Festival | Palo Alto
Join the Palo Alto Art Center and Canopy for a free Arbor Day Festival on March 15, 2020 at 1 pm-5:30 p.m. For a creative and interactive afternoon in celebration of California Arbor Week and the Art Center’s exhibition, “Rooted: Trees in Contemporary Art.” The family-oriented ...
Free San Francisco “Oakland Youth Chorus” Family Concerts | Palo Alto
Sunday, March 15 – 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Palo Alto Community Center
Free San Francisco "Oakland Youth Chorus" Family Concerts | Palo Alto

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra bring you the young singers of the Oakland Youth Chorus to the family concert stages. An appealing program featuring songs of unity and togetherness will also showcase the skills of local diva Ann Moss. Concerts: Saturday, March 14, 2020: 2 pm ...