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Saturday, September 28

“Festival of the Impossible”: Virtual Reality Immersive Art Festival | SF
Saturday, September 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required
| Chandran Gallery
"Festival of the Impossible": Virtual Reality Immersive Art Festival | SF

The Festival of the Impossible is the first large-scale immersive art exhibition celebrating artwork that explores the impossible, featuring interactive installations. The 4-day festival will feature a curated collection by several artists that will be creating across many mediums, pushing past the boundaries of reality ...

Speakeasy’s 22nd Anniversary Beer Party | SF
Speakeasy's 22nd Anniversary Beer Party | SF
Hometown favorites Speakeasy Ales & Lagers are celebrating 22 years of brewing great craft beer in San Francisco, and your presence is requested. Expect rare and unreleased beers, live music and food pop-ups. 22nd Anniversary at Speakeasy Ales & Lagers Saturday, September 28, 2019 | 2-6pm (VIP ...

SF Hispanic Heritage Festival: Free Interactive Puerto Rican Bomba Music & Dance | Main Library
Saturday, September 28 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Children 10 years old & up must be accompanied by an adult.
| San Francisco Main Public Library
SF Hispanic Heritage Festival: Free Interactive Puerto Rican Bomba Music & Dance | Main Library
A presentation of Puerto Rican Bomba music and dance in interactive style, along with the history and context of the musical tradition and why its importance endures today. Program in Spanish with English translation. Best for ages 10 and older and accompanying adults.
2019 Harvest Party: Cheese, DJ & 10+ Wineries | SF
Saturday, September 28 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $11*
*$11 dollars the first 100 tickets, $30 after
| Press Club
2019 Harvest Party: Cheese, DJ & 10+ Wineries | SF
To celebrate the annual harvesting of wine grapes, Press Club is hosting their annual Harvest Party on Saturday, September 28 from 2 pm to 5 pm where the first lucky 100 partygoers can purchase tickets for $11 ($30 per person thereafter). For the eleventh annual event, ...
Hike It Up at Golden Gate Park & Bonfire on the Beach | SF
Saturday, September 28 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Golden Gate Park
Hike It Up at Golden Gate Park & Bonfire on the Beach | SF
Meet at the Golden Gate Park entrance Haight/Stanyan (right across the street from Whole Foods). Hike through the park exploring Lily Pond, Dahlias. Stow Lake, Strawberry Hill, the top of the de Young observatory, before proceeding to Middle Lake and Buffalo until finally we will ...
2019 Sumo Champions Meet & Greet | Japantown
Saturday, September 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Japan Center East Mall
2019 Sumo Champions Meet & Greet | Japantown

Sumo is a Japanese style of wrestling and Japan’s national sport. It originated in early Japan as a performance to entertain the Shinto deities. Watch demonstrations, meet real sumo wrestlers, learn about sumo wrestling and watch actual matches from Sumo champions, weighing up to 600 lbs, outdoors in the Japantown ...

On Art Run: 5k Historical Street Art Run & After Party | SF
On Art Run: 5k Historical Street Art Run & After Party | SF
The On Art Run returns to San Francisco, showcasing the powerful intersection of art and running! Join us Saturday, September 28th for an evening 5k run through the city with food, drinks, music, live art and more to follow! Check in @ 111 Minna Gallery — ...
100 Thousand Poets For Change Poetry Readings | SF
Saturday, September 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| Alley Cat Books
100 Thousand Poets For Change Poetry Readings | SF

At the Bay Area Poetry Marathon, poets from across the U.S. and the Bay Area celebrate innovative poetry in a series of readings throughout the summer. Join at the first BAPM event of the summer to hear a fantastic assembly of emerging & established writers. ...

Downtown Comedy Night at SF’s Newest Art Bar | SF
Downtown Comedy Night at SF's Newest Art Bar | SF

Bar Fluxus, run by the same people behind Madrone Art Bar, is a new downtown cocktail bar filled with cool art and as colorful as a big box of crayons. Every Saturday night downtown comes alive with a fresh new comedy set hosted by Feel ...

“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF
Saturday, September 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $10
| Murphy's Pub
“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF

Nightlife on Mars is a weekly comedy show at Murphy’s Pub, produced by local comics Joe Nguyen, Red Scott, and Natasha Muse. The three members of Nightlife on Mars are the triptych that represents the spiritual base of the San Francisco comedy scene. Between them, ...Every Saturday

Downtown SF’s Desi Comedy Night | Every Saturday
Saturday, September 28 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP for first 100 people. $10 at door without RSVP
| Bar Fluxus
Downtown SF's Desi Comedy Night | Every Saturday

It’s San Francisco’s brand new (and only) weekly Desi Comedy Night at a cool downtown SF art bar with HellaFunny and Funcheap. See a showcase of some of the Bay Area’s top comedians of Indian, Pakistani, Sri Lankan, Bangladeshi, Afghani, and South Asian descent. Let’s celebrate the ...Every Saturday

No Scrubs: ’90s Hip Hop and R&B Dance Party | Bar Fluxus
Saturday, September 28 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP before 10:30pm. $5 After
| Bar Fluxus
No Scrubs: '90s Hip Hop and R&B Dance Party | Bar Fluxus

The 1990s were dope. The fashion was uhh-mayy-zing, the slang was super dope, and the music was phenomenal. From TLC, to the Fresh Prince, to Kid ‘N Play to Usher…the list goes on. Bring your ass down to Bar Fluxus this Saturday to get your groove ...

Sunday, September 29

After Dawn: Premiere Sunday Morning Party | SF
Sunday, September 29 – 6:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Monroe
After Dawn: Premiere Sunday Morning Party | SF

morning late-night partygoers and early risers migrate to Monroe for the best house music SF has to offer: 2 Bars, Spacious plush booth seating, Outdoor patio, and refreshing cocktails. Take part in a local nightlife experience with the sounds and vibes of Afterdawn. After ...Every Sunday

Final Day: 2019 San Francisco Map Fair | Yerba Buena Gardens
Final Day: 2019 San Francisco Map Fair | Yerba Buena Gardens

The San Francisco Map Fair will be held in The Forum of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. The fair will consist of over 15 antique map, book, ephemera and book dealers from all across North America and parts of Europe. Reputable dealers will be ...

SF Lawn Bowling Club Open House: Free Lessons & Snacks | GG Park
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Lawn Bowling Club
SF Lawn Bowling Club Open House: Free Lessons & Snacks | GG Park
Come to a special Open House for prospective bowlers ages 12+ with free lessons, short games, refreshments and clubhouse tours will be held on Sunday, Sept. 29 a.m. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wear flat-soled shoes, enjoy a blissful time on the green, and discover why ...
2019 San Francisco Map Fair | SF
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: $10 | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
2019 San Francisco Map Fair | SF

The San Francisco Map Fair will be held at The Lodge in the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. It will consist of three 40 minute lectures followed by a 10 minute Q & A period. The mission of the California Map Society to preserve ...

TreasureFest’s Shoptoberfest 2019 | SF
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: $3*
*$3-$5 early bird online / $7 last minute - includes free parking.
| TreasureFest (Treasure Island)
TreasureFest's Shoptoberfest 2019 | SF

TreasureFest is the Bay Area’s largest monthly market featuring hundreds of local makers, indie designers, vintage curators, antiques, art, home & garden goods, local bands, seasonal cocktails, games & activities for all ages and great views of the bay. RSVP on Facebook (Click “Going”) to enter ...Monthly

Free Mimosa “Boozy Brunch” w/ Vegan Options | SF
Sunday, September 29 – 10:30 am | Cost: $12*
*Get one complimentary drink with your brunch - and don't forget to tip like a rockstar. Upgrade to bottomless for $12.
| Francisca's Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar
Free Mimosa "Boozy Brunch" w/ Vegan Options | SF

Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar has a weekly weekend “Boozy Brunch” with one free complimentary mimosa (or “Brunch Punch”) to accompany your brunch on both Saturdays and Sundays. They have a full menu of gourmet-influenced Venezuelan dishes to go along with a twist on your classic ...Every Sunday

2019 Folsom Street Fair | SoMa
2019 Folsom Street Fair | SoMa
The 36th Annual Folsom Street Fair, a true only in San Francisco original, covers over 13 city blocks filled with 250,000+ people in their most outrageous leather, rubber, and fetish attire enjoying the world’s largest leather fair. 2019 Folsom Street Fair Sunday, September 29, 2019 | 11 ...
African Arts Festival: Traditional Dance & Music | McLaren Park
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Jerry Garcia Amphitheatre (McLaren Park)
African Arts Festival: Traditional Dance & Music | McLaren Park
Live From the AMP is proud to welcome the Duniya Dance & Drum Company’s African Arts Festival back on stage on September 29th with the dancers and musicians performing the traditional dance and music of West Africa at the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater. The show is ...
Free Outdoor Family Fun: Rotating Shows & Exciting Stories | Salesforce Park
Sunday, September 29 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free Outdoor Family Fun: Rotating Shows & Exciting Stories | Salesforce Park

Enjoy the outdoors with exciting activities including rotating shows, stories, and more at the Central Lawn. All ages are invited!Every Sunday

Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, September 29 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid's Sunday Food Truck Party | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday

2019 Sumo Champions Exhibition | Japantown
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2019 Sumo Champions Exhibition | Japantown

Sumo is a Japanese style of wrestling and Japan’s national sport. It originated in early Japan as a performance to entertain the Shinto deities. Watch demonstrations, meet real sumo wrestlers, learn about sumo wrestling and watch actual matches from Sumo champions, weighing up to 600 lbs, outdoors in the Japantown ...

2019 Black Tie Beach Party | Ocean Beach
Sunday, September 29 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Please bring a dish/snacks to share plus BYO Booze and Blanket.
| Ocean Beach Parking Lot
2019 Black Tie Beach Party | Ocean Beach
Fight the bitter cold summers of SF by throwing on your classiest outfit and spending a fun afternoon at Ocean Beach. Bust out that fabulous colorful dress, tie, suit, or socks on Sunday, September 29, 2019. Bring normal beach items (e.g. towel, blankets, sandcastle building tools, ...
Middle Eastern Food Festival | SF
Sunday, September 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| St. Nicholas Orthodox Church (SF)
Middle Eastern Food Festival | SF

For over 20 years Saint Nicholas Church has provided the San Francisco Bay Area at large entertainment during their two day annual Middle Eastern Food Festival. Their Middle Eastern Food Festival showcases the different flavors of the Middle East. All food prepared is home made, fresh ...