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Wednesday, February 20

“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza
Wednesday, February 20 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza
"Biblio Bistro" Farmers' Market Cooking School | UN Plaza

Wondering how to prepare the beautiful produce that our local farmers are growing and selling at the Farmers Market? Come check out a live demonstration of how to sauté a featured vegetable at the Heart of the City Farmers Market with Biblio Bistro, the Library’s mobile ...Monthly

Rare Free Andy Warhol Art Show at Fort Mason | Feb. 20 – Mar. 24
Wednesday, February 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | SFAI Fort Mason
Rare Free Andy Warhol Art Show at Fort Mason | Feb. 20 - Mar. 24

From the Tower is an exhibition series that explores artworks, images, objects, and stories living within the archives of the San Francisco Art Institute. For its inaugural exhibition, SFAI is proud to exhibit a series of polaroids, black and white photographs, and screenprints generously donated ...

Swing Rivals: Benny Goodman & Artie Shaw | JCCSF
Wednesday, February 20 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Advance RSVP via website required
| Jewish Community Center of SF
Swing Rivals: Benny Goodman & Artie Shaw | JCCSF
Both from Jewish families, Goodman and Shaw were contemporaries whose big bands dominated the 1930s and 1940s. Their chosen instrument was a clarinet, and their different styles kept them in competition for record sales and airplay. Their many classic numbers score the soundtrack to the ...
Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week “The Favourite” | Castro
Wednesday, February 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Bring cash for food and drink purchase.
| Finn Town Tavern
Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week "The Favourite" | Castro

Check out some of this year’s Oscar-nominated movies at Finn Town during happy hour. Come join the plush theater and catch up on some of this year’s nominees with happy hour drink and food specials. Various bites and regular dinner menu available as well. Editor’s note ...

Free Monster Movie Night ” The Blob” | Magnolia Brewing
Wednesday, February 20 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Magnolia Brewing - Dogpatch
Free Monster Movie Night " The Blob" | Magnolia Brewing
Beware of the Monsters. Join us on February 20th for a special showing of The Blob. Grab a bite to eat, order a few beers and lay back and enjoy the movie from our bleachers. Remember, you’re always safer in numbers so bring your friends.
Free Astronomy Lecture | Presidio
Wednesday, February 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Randall Museum
Free Astronomy Lecture | Presidio

Once monthly, the SFAA hosts distinguished guest speakers who are leaders in the fields of astronomy, physics and related disciplines and they present to SFAA Members the latest developments from cutting-edge scientific programs. Held in the Randall Museum Theater on the third Wednesday of every month, ...Monthly

Nerd Nite: Hidden Programmers, Breaking Materials & Science of Sex | SF
Wednesday, February 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $8 | Rickshaw Stop
Nerd Nite: Hidden Programmers, Breaking Materials & Science of Sex | SF

This month everything gets turned around as we learn about bringing women programmers to the front, the science of things falling down, and how various organisms get it up. All this thanks to two population geneticists (and several undergrads), a materials scientist, and a biologist, respectively. ...Monthly

“Secret San Francisco” Lightning Talks | Immersive Design Week
Wednesday, February 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
"Secret San Francisco" Lightning Talks | Immersive Design Week
Join The Secret Alley, Epic Immersive, and The Bay Area Immersive Creators Happy Hour for a mixer and evening of lightning talks connecting guests of the Immersive Design Summit with the San Francisco underground art community. San Francisco’s most unique and mysterious spaces are opening themselves up for this one-of-a-kind ...
Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Fighting With My Family” | AMC Metreon 16 (SF)
Wednesday, February 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Metreon 16
Free Sneak Preview Movie: "Fighting With My Family" | AMC Metreon 16 (SF)
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Fighting With My Family,” an upcoming biographical sports comedy-drama produced by Dwayne Johnson who also appears in the film. >> EVENT FULL: Unfortunately, they have reached the RSVP limit and the guestlist is now closed. Free Film Screening: Fighting With My Family February 20, ...
Matt Gonzalez’s New Poetry Series | The Green Arcade
Wednesday, February 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Green Arcade
Matt Gonzalez's New Poetry Series | The Green Arcade
Join publisher Matt Gonzalez in celebrating the launch of The Page Poets Series with reading from the poets whose verse collections represent volumes I, II, and III. Tamsin Spencer Smith is a poet, painter, and essayist. Her debut collection Word Cave was published by Risk Press ...
Poetry & Puppetry: GennaRose Nethercott’s The Lumberjack’s Dove | SF
Wednesday, February 20 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Poetry & Puppetry: GennaRose Nethercott's The Lumberjack's Dove | SF
GennaRose Nethercott discusses her new collection, The Lumberjack’s Dove with Miriam Bird Greenberg. Also featuring live shadow puppetry. “Serious art does not need to be weighty or explicitly topical. It can be, as it is here, apparently as light as a feather: The Lumberjack’s Dove is, ...
“Tindervention” Stand Up Comedy & Tinder Horror Stories | Cobbs
Wednesday, February 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP or $20 at the Door
| Cobb's Comedy Club
"Tindervention" Stand Up Comedy & Tinder Horror Stories | Cobbs

Everyone has been on a Tinder or Bumble Date and by the end of the date thought “I Should’ve Swiped Left!” Come to Tindervention to hear some of the funniest Tinder Horror Stories and some Bumble Crumble tales from SF’s Top Comedians. Not to mention ...

The Premise: Free Intimate Stand Up Comedy | SF
Wednesday, February 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
| The Laundry
The Premise: Free Intimate Stand Up Comedy | SF

2/20 Lineup: Walker Glenn – SF Sketchfest Annie Bernstein – Mutiny Radio Red Scott – Punch Line SF Chey Bell – Special on Vimeo Every Wednesday

World Class Comedy: Free Comedy Showcase | SF
Wednesday, February 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Hammertime
World Class Comedy: Free Comedy Showcase | SF

Like to laugh? Like to drink beer? Come to “World Class Comedy” live at Hammertime on Polk Street! We feature the best local SF comedians who tour all over the world. Past headliners have performed for the USO Comedy Tours, Melbourne Comedy Festival, Edinburgh Comedy ...Every Wednesday

The Suffocation of Idols: A Modern Electronic Ballet | SF
Wednesday, February 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*FREE but space is limited
| San Francisco Conservatory of Music
The Suffocation of Idols: A Modern Electronic Ballet | SF
“The Suffocation of Idols” is a modern dance collaboration between x seed 2020 and alumni from Alonzo King LINES Ballet. This production will feature original stage design, costume design, and a full-length electronic score, as well as an opening performance by the Los Angeles-based electronic ...
F Bomb’s “Laugh w/ Dignity” Free Comedy Show | SF
Wednesday, February 20 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | La Rocca's Corner
F Bomb's "Laugh w/ Dignity" Free Comedy Show | SF

Come see real, live, up close, and uncaged comedians in an intimate environment at one of North Beach’s favorite watering holes, La Rocca’s corner. 21+ only. The show is free, the drinks are cheap with Happy Hour pricing all night, and the laughs are plenty. Hang ...Every Wednesday

Thursday, February 21

Thursday Movement Classes w/ LINES Dance Center | SF
Thursday, February 21 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | UN Plaza (McAllister)
Thursday Movement Classes w/ LINES Dance Center | SF

Bring your co-workers and friends to the free movement and dance classes from LINES Dance Center instructors at UN Plaza. The energizing 30-minute classes will help slough off the mid-day slump and re-energize the rest of the afternoon. Following class on Feb 21, March 21, ...Every Thursday

Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week “A Star is Born” | Castro
Thursday, February 21 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP. Bring cash for food and drink purchase.
| Finn Town Tavern
Oscar Nominees Movie Catch Up Week "A Star is Born" | Castro

Check out some of this year’s Oscar-nominated movies at Finn Town during happy hour. Come join the plush theater and catch up on some of this year’s nominees with happy hour drink and food specials. Various bites and regular dinner menu available as well. Editor’s note ...

Asian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF
Asian Art Museum's $10 Thursday Nights | SF

The Asian Art Museum is back on Valentine’s Day February 14 through August 29, 2019. The museum will be open until 9 pm on Thursdays and general admission is just $10. You can spend an evening in their beautiful building enjoying the galleries, fun talks, ...Every Thursday

Make: Divine Ammunition | Dogpatch
Thursday, February 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $8*
*Free with admission. Admission: Adults $8.00, Students/Senior $6.00.
| Museum of Craft and Design
Make: Divine Ammunition | Dogpatch

Design your night at Make. On the third Thursday of each month, collaborate with artists and makers, explore unique themes and rethink materials through creative design projects.  Enjoy hands-on art activities and crafts, artist-led happy hours, films, tours, performances and much more. Each month features ...Monthly

Lunar New Year NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, February 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
Lunar New Year NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Kick off the Year of the Pig with lion dancers, masked performers, martial arts and pigs.
Mobile App Performance: From Development to Network Protocols | SF
Thursday, February 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP via Eventbrite
| Laughing Monk Brewing
Mobile App Performance: From Development to Network Protocols | SF
If you’re a mobile app developer, a network protocols enthusiast, a performance freak or honestly just curious, this is a not-to-miss event. Come connect with folks that are on the same page as you in an informal gathering made for us to learn, share experiences and ...
Exploratorium After Dark: In A Flash | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: In A Flash | Pier 15
Once a puff of smoke and, more recently, a silent, blinding blast of light, the flash is key to the process of taking pictures. As part of an evening of photography-based programs, come to Everything Matters and learn more about what makes the flash flash—the ...
Wildfires and Climate Change: What We Know And What’s Next | SF
Thursday, February 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP via Eventbrite (limited seats)
| San Francisco Main Public Library
Wildfires and Climate Change: What We Know And What’s Next | SF
The presentation delves into the scientific links between climate change and wildfires and offers solutions to reduce the devastation and frequency of these events. The presenter and specialist in Economics and Climate Policy, Jerry Hinkle, joined forces with Dana Nuticelli, environmental scientist and climate journalist, ...
Art Exhibition: MAKE “Divine Ammunition” | Museum of Craft and Design
Thursday, February 21 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $8*
*$8 GA / $6 Students & Seniors / FREE for Members
| Museum of Craft and Design
Art Exhibition: MAKE "Divine Ammunition" | Museum of Craft and Design
On the third Thursday of each month, collaborate with artists and makers, explore unique themes and re-think materials through creative design projects. This February, enjoy a final look through Divine Ammunition, where you will honor Al Farrow’s complex and intricate work with a number of in-gallery ...