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Monday, February 17

President’s Day 2020 Parking Rules in SF | How Not to Get a Ticket
Monday, February 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
President's Day 2020 Parking Rules in SF | How Not to Get a Ticket
If you’ve got a car in San Francisco, in addition to crazy high gas prices, you also have to worry about the insanely complex, nearly impossible to decipher conflicting parking signs and rules. Thankfully on Presidents’ Day, the city of San Francisco is going to reward ...
10 Free Guided Walking Tours on President’s Day 2020 | SF
10 Free Guided Walking Tours on President's Day 2020 | SF
Got the day off? Take a guided walk around San Francisco and learn something new about the city you love on President’s Day. 2020 President’s Day Walking Tours Monday, February 17, 2020 All Over San Francisco FREE, but donations are greatly appreciated San Francisco City Guides Schedule 9:30 am: Japanese Tea Garden 10:00 am: ...

SF City Hall Lights Up Red, White & Blue for President’s Day | SF
Monday, February 17 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
SF City Hall Lights Up Red, White & Blue for President's Day | SF
San Francisco’s City Hall and its 220+ state-of-the-art LED lighting fixtures will illuminate in red, white and blue to celebrate President’s Day. City Hall Holiday Lighting Schedule February 17, 2020 – President’s Day The schedule is always tentative for the holiday lighting and subject to change when there are special events and the ...
CANCELED: “Resistance is Fertile” Free Comedy Night | SF
Monday, February 17 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
CANCELED: "Resistance is Fertile" Free Comedy Night | SF

A show of queens, queers, and 1 token peen. Nicole Calasich, Shelbi Evans, and Brooke Heinichen bring you Resistance is Fertile featuring a majority female lineup of the Bay Area’s rising stars in comedy to discuss the joys of being a woman in a batshit ...Monthly

North Beach Comedy Night | SF
Monday, February 17 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Tope Lounge
North Beach Comedy Night | SF

Come out to North Beach for a great night of cocktails and laughter. , The HellaFunny Comedy Collective will hand-select six of San Francisco’s Best Comedians to rock the mic. Free with RSVP – Otherwise $10 at the Door Comedians performing at this show ...Every Monday

Tuesday, February 18

“The Silk Road” Asian Art Museum Lecture | SF
Tuesday, February 18 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
"The Silk Road" Asian Art Museum Lecture | SF
History’s greats such as Alexander the Great, Marco Polo, Zhang Qian, and Genghis Khan, all left their traces on the greatest roads humankind has ever known. Come discover the complexity of the exchanges and variety of cultures transformed as a result of goods, knowledge and techniques ...
“Paul Robeson & Black History Month” Poetry, Songs & Discussions | SF
Tuesday, February 18 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Park Branch Library
"Paul Robeson & Black History Month" Poetry, Songs & Discussions | SF
Join the San Francisco Gray Panthers for a special Black History Month Program: music of the great 1930s-1960s anti-racist singer and activist Paul Robeson; descriptions of life on the San Francisco waterfront in that period; poetry; and deeper discussions of labor, race, and class. • Alex ...
The Stinky Cheese Club | Bender’s
Tuesday, February 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

Free Forum on Wearable Fashion Technology | SF
Tuesday, February 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| San Francisco Chamber of Commerce
Free Forum on Wearable Fashion Technology | SF
The Job Forum is hosting an Entrepreneurs event: “Wearable Fashion Technology: how entrepreneurs are adding technology into apparel and accessories” The intersection of technology and apparel and accessories is an exciting opportunity for both entrepreneurs and established companies. Come join us to hear and participate at a ...
Free Community Dinner | SF
Tuesday, February 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations accepted
| St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church
Free Community Dinner | SF
Join the students enrolled in the University of San Francisco’s Community Garden Outreach class as we host a Community Dinner at St. Cyprian’s Church this Tuesday, February 18th, from 6 pm -7:30 pm. The delicious menu will include soup and salad, pasta, roasted vegetables, homemade bread ...
“What’s Your Pronoun?” Book Discussion w/ Dennis Baron | City Lights Books
Tuesday, February 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | City Lights Books
"What's Your Pronoun?" Book Discussion w/ Dennis Baron | City Lights Books
Addressing one of the most pressing cultural questions of our generation, Dennis Baron reveals the untold story of how we got from he and she to zie and hir and singular-they. Like trigger warnings and gender-neutral bathrooms, pronouns are sparking a national debate, prompting new policies ...
Panel Discussion & Live Music: African-American Political Leaders | SF
Tuesday, February 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| The Battery
Panel Discussion & Live Music: African-American Political Leaders | SF
Celebrate Black History Month, and meet the African-American men and women political leaders (elected and appointed) who are shaping San Francisco public policy. This is followed by live music with Martin Luther. American Political Leaders Shaping San Francisco: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 7:00-8:30 PM – Panel Discussion in ...
Chorus Matchmaking App: Bay Area Launch Party w/ Live DJ & Food Vendors | SF
Tuesday, February 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| El Rio
Chorus Matchmaking App: Bay Area Launch Party w/ Live DJ & Food Vendors | SF
Come celebrate the launch of Chorus in the Bay Area. Chorus is a matchmaking app where friends swipe for friends. They are bringing the community back to dating, making it less lonely and more human again. Learn more and download now at getchorus.co. Enjoy live DJ, local ...
Free VR Night: Pistol Whip | Emporium SF
Tuesday, February 18 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required
| Emporium SF
Free VR Night: Pistol Whip | Emporium SF
VR NIGHT at Emporium SF is featuring the game Pistol Whip on Tuesday, February 18, 2020. Pistol Whip is an unstoppable action-rhythm FPS. Journey through a cinematic bullet hell powered by a breakneck soundtrack to become the ultimate action hero legend. FREE all night long. Open at 4 ...
PizzaHacker Free Comedy Night | SF
Tuesday, February 18 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free and an RSVP entitles you to a discount on pizza
| PizzaHacker
PizzaHacker Free Comedy Night | SF

2/18 Lineup: Michael Longfellow Chad Dennick Annick Adele Walker Glen Anica Cihla Joey Avery Dauood Naimyar and more Every Tuesday

Wednesday, February 19

“Biblio Bistro” Farmers’ Market Cooking School | UN Plaza
Wednesday, February 19 – 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

“The Game Changers” Documentary Film Screening | SF Main Library
Wednesday, February 19 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Koret Auditorium
"The Game Changers" Documentary Film Screening | SF Main Library
James Wilks, elite Special Forces trainer and winner of The Ultimate Fighter, travels the world on a quest for the truth about meat, protein, and strength. Showcasing elite athletes, special ops soldiers, and visionary scientists, Wilks’ journey exposes outdated myths about food that not only affect ...
SF by the Bay: Black Speculative Fiction | SF
Wednesday, February 19 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
SF by the Bay: Black Speculative Fiction | SF
Bay Area writers and poets will speak about their influences, share current works-in-progress and reveal their 2020 visions. Black Speculative Fiction Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020 at  5:00 pm to 7:30 pm Latino/Hispanic Rooms, Lower Level Join the conversation as we explore diverse perspectives from the Black Speculative Literary Arts ...
SF’s Epic “Western Wednesdays” & Free Bull Rides | Westwood
Wednesday, February 19 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No cover. Free bull rides if you follow Westwood on Instagram
| Westwood
SF's Epic "Western Wednesdays" & Free Bull Rides | Westwood

Enjoy wild times every Wednesday at SF’s premier country music bar with $5 Happy Hour specials on delicious shareable plates like Mac & Triple Cheese, All-You-Can-Eat Wings for just $15, free line dancing lessons, and free bull rides if you simply follow Westwood on Instagram. Western Wednesdays ...Every Wednesday

Free Tarot Circle Discussion | SF
Wednesday, February 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5 suggested donation
| Alley Cat Books
Free Tarot Circle Discussion | SF
SF Tarot Circle is a place for people both new and experienced with tarot who wish to discuss the 78-card deck and share their life’s journey through the language of tarot. Feel free to bring your own deck if you like; we will also have several ...
Dr. Sketchy’s SF Body Piercing & Bloodletting Performance | DNA Lounge
Wednesday, February 19 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*Doors 6:30 pm. 18+ $12 in advance, $17 at door.
| DNA Lounge
Dr. Sketchy's SF Body Piercing & Bloodletting Performance | DNA Lounge
This month, Brass Tacks, the founder of Wolf & Sheep takes the Dr. Sketchy’s stage with a pointed installation that will include performative body piercing and bloodletting. Explicitly for Truth Seekers, explicitly Not for the squeamish. Wolf & Sheep was founded in November 2016 out of ...
“Four Calling Birds” Book Reading | Castro
Wednesday, February 19 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dog Eared Books (Castro)
"Four Calling Birds" Book Reading | Castro
Novelist Vincent Meis reads from his just off the presses new novel, Four Calling Birds, 7 pm, Wednesday, February 19 from at Dog Eared Books Castro. The four Burd siblings head to Mexico to heal and regroup after the death of their mother. Midlife crises are ...
Free Astronomy Lecture | Castro
Wednesday, February 19 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Randall Museum
Free Astronomy Lecture | Castro

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