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Thursday, October 22

Free 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park
Thursday, October 22 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free 30-Minute Core & Stretch Express | Salesforce Park

Take a break from your desk with this 30-minute express lunchtime class every Thursday from 12:30 pm to 1 pm. Pair with Express Bootcamp beforehand for a full body workout.Every Thursday

POSTPONED: SF’s Live Country Music Thursdays | Westwood
Thursday, October 22 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Westwood
POSTPONED: SF's Live Country Music Thursdays | Westwood

Due to the Shelter in Place order, Westwood is temporarily closed until April 7. Please check Instagram on updates. Enjoy wild times at SF’s premier country music bar with $5 Happy Hour specials on delicious shareable plates and live country music every Thursday. Live Music Thursdays ...Every Thursday

Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, October 22 – 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

New Nightly Sunset Lights: 120-Year-Old GG Park Bandshell is Back
Thursday, October 22 – 6:22 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
New Nightly Sunset Lights: 120-Year-Old GG Park Bandshell is Back
In partnership with the San Francisco Parks Alliance and Illuminate, and thanks to generous philanthropic support, SF Rec and Park has completed renovations of the 120-year-old Spreckels Temple of Music bandshell. Originally slated to be a centerpiece of Golden Gate Park’s 150th anniversary celebration in April, ...
Dinner & Comedy Show at Asiento
Thursday, October 22 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Reservation for outdoor table for dinner during the show
| Asiento
Dinner & Comedy Show at Asiento
Reserve your table for 2 or more for dinner and a comedy show on Asiento’s beautiful outdoor covid compliant park let Thurs 10/22, 7:30p. Social isolation getting to you? Reserve your table for 2 or more and enjoy a delicious meal from Asiento on their new, ...
“I Wish I Was Happy” Hour Comedy Show | SF
Thursday, October 22 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission but bring money for food and drinks.
| Slate Bar

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

La Piñata: Free Latin Party & DJ Night | Mission
Thursday, October 22 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pop's Bar
La Piñata: Free Latin Party & DJ Night | Mission

Put an exclamation mark on your weekend. DJ Clave keeps the beat and brings you a mix of the classic Latin stuff with the funkiest EDM. Salsa, Merengue, Electro-Cumbia, Breaks, Hip Hop, and Nu Latin Beats on the speakers. A Piñata to break, drink specials, ...Monthly

Friday, October 23

California Academy of Sciences Reopens Oct. 23
California Academy of Sciences Reopens Oct. 23

After a 214-day temporary closure, the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park will reopen to members and donors on October 13 and the general public on October 23. Member and donor tickets will be available to reserve online beginning October 5, and public ...

Lids at Pier 39 Grand Opening Weekend
Friday, October 23 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Lids at Pier 39 Grand Opening Weekend
Leading sports retailer, Lids is expanding its brick and mortar footprint with a new location at Pier 39 in San Francisco. The new storefront will be the retailer’s largest to date at nearly 7,000 square feet and its eighth location in San Francisco. Lids at ...
Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, October 23 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
| Sightglass Coffee
Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa

, join Sightglass Coffee at their 7th Street training lab for good conversation, tasty coffees, and warm fuzzy feelings. Sightglass Coffee Cupping Every Friday | 3 pm Sightglass Coffee, 270 7th Street, SF FREE, but an RSVP is required Cupping is a powerful tool for evaluating coffees ...Every Friday

$2 Off: “Mayhem Mansion” Haunted Tours of 1886 Victorian (Oct 23-31)
Friday, October 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $23*
*Regular price: $25 adv for adults - Use code FUNCHEAP for $2 off tickets
| Haas-Lilienthal House
$2 Off: "Mayhem Mansion" Haunted Tours of 1886 Victorian (Oct 23-31)

San Francisco’s historic 1886 Haas-Lilienthal House will once again be transformed into Mayhem Mansion, a haunted house style attraction. For 2020 it will be a socially-distanced, limited capacity self-guided flashlight tour with a special downloadable audio tour Set in a spooktacular Queen Anne style Victorian-era house ...

Feral Fourth Fridays Urban Square Dance & Live Music | SF
Friday, October 23 – 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

HellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, TLC, Prince & More) | SF
Friday, October 23 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP before 10:30pm; $5 after
| Bar Fluxus
HellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, TLC, Prince & More) | SF

Come to an amazing downtown art bar, Bar Fluxus to enjoy some classic RnB tunes with DJ BeatsMe. Hear some classic throwbacks from Ginuwine, TLC, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Prince, Usher, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys, Frank Ocean, Brandy, Missy and Aaliyah and more. HellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, ...Every Friday

SF Art Institute’s Outdoor Video Night on Iconic Tower (Final Night)
Friday, October 23 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI)
SF Art Institute's Outdoor Video Night on Iconic Tower (Final Night)

Get ready for a COVID friendly and free eight-week series of outdoor video screenings on all four sides of SF Art Institute’s landmark tower at 800 Chestnut St. Every Friday night at 9pm for 8 weeks starting Sept 4, the school will be screening experimental ...

Saturday, October 24

Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents | Every Saturday
Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents | Every Saturday

COVID-19 Update – Free Saturdays are back as of September 26, 2020. Timed tickets will be required. Reserve in advance online, or limited number of tickets may be available the membership desk the day of. Review updated social-distancing rules Things may change – Check the de young site and social ...Every Saturday

“Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle
Saturday, October 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | CounterPULSE
"Play Streets" Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle

Enjoy a safe and open space to play, stretch the legs, and have some fun at Play Streets this Saturday! “Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle , from 10-4 pm 200 block of Turk (between Jones/ Leavenworth) Masks and social distancing requirements ...Every Saturday

The “Hello Kitty Truck” is Back in San Francisco
The "Hello Kitty Truck" is Back in San Francisco

The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck is continuing its 2020 West Coast tour and rolling back into the Bay Area with four stops from 10/3 to 11/7. San Jose: Saturday, October 3 – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Westfield Valley Fair in the new exterior Plaza Walnut Creek: Saturday, October ...

San Francisco Open Studios 2020 | Final Weekend
Saturday, October 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco
San Francisco Open Studios 2020 | Final Weekend

SF Open Studios is the oldest and largest open studios program in the country, featuring an annual, month-long, city-wide art event that showcases over 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios over four weekends in September and October. Each weekend, art patrons, admirers, ...

2020 Leap Sandcastle Classic: NorCal’s Biggest Sandcastle Comp. | Ocean Beach
Saturday, October 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*FREE with RSVP on Eventbrite or Facebook
| Ocean Beach (Balboa)
2020 Leap Sandcastle Classic: NorCal's Biggest Sandcastle Comp. | Ocean Beach
Take part in Northern California’s largest sandcastle building event which features a spirited competition between teams of architects, engineers, contractors, designers and local elementary school students at Ocean Beach on Saturday, October 24, 2020 There’s also a community castle for everyone to join in to build. Leap’s 38th Annual ...
SF Chinatown “Walkway Weekends” Saturdays & Sundays (Thru Dec. 27)
Saturday, October 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Chinatown (Grant & California)
SF Chinatown "Walkway Weekends" Saturdays & Sundays (Thru Dec. 27)

The event San Francisco Chinatown’s iconic Grant Avenue will be closed off to traffic and cars for a pleasant open walkway under vibrant red lanterns every weekend from July through December. Enjoy a historic street stroll, outdoor dining, and an Asian shopping experience. Update: Originally ...Every Saturday

San Francisco Shih Tzu Meetup Group | Alta Plaza Park
Saturday, October 24 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Alta Plaza Park
San Francisco Shih Tzu Meetup Group | Alta Plaza Park

Do you want to spend some time with fellow Shih Tzu parents out there? Well, this is the perfect group for you. Come and join the San Francisco Shih Tzu Meetup Group. San Francisco Shih Tzu Meetup Group Every 4th Saturday | 11:30 am Alta ...Monthly

“San Francisco Int’l Arts Festival” Live Open Air Shows (Oct. 24-25)
Saturday, October 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*Tickets range from $10 to $35
| SFIAF - The Flood Building
"San Francisco Int'l Arts Festival" Live Open Air Shows (Oct. 24-25)

The San Francisco International Arts Festival invites performing arts lovers to put on their masks, pull up a chair……and bring a picnic to enjoy small (but distanced), informal, in-person, live performances at Upper Fort Mason.Twenty local ensembles and artists will present their work live and ...

San Francisco International Arts Festival
Saturday, October 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*Multiple artists, all tickets must be purchased in advance for each specific performance
| General's Residence - Upper Fort Mason
San Francisco International Arts Festival
San Francisco International Arts Festival (SFIAF) is pleased to announce that, in tandem with the COVID-19 re-opening plans of the City & County of San Francisco, the organization will present a weekend of discrete outdoor concerts featuring performances by local artists. The weekend will include solo ...
GLBT History Museum: Free Saturdays for Bay Area Residents
Saturday, October 24 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but tickets must be reserved online in advance
| GLBT Historical Society Museum
GLBT History Museum: Free Saturdays for Bay Area Residents

Located in SF’s Castro District, the GLBT Historical Society Museum is the first full-scale, stand-alone museum of its kind in the United States. The museum celebrates 100 years of the city’s vast queer past through dynamic exhibitions and programming. Normally admission is $10, but through ...Every Saturday

March for SF Democracy “Protect Our Election”
Saturday, October 24 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*free
| Mission High School
March for SF Democracy "Protect Our Election"
Rally and March: We unite against those who seek to limit our right to vote, intimidate voters at the polls, or ignore the electoral outcome. We join local and national civic and labor organizations in a day of action to protect our constitutional rights to ...