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Wednesday, August 28

5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF
5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF

Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar is a unique farm-to-table Italian-Venezuelan restaurant in the Mission that has a special 5-Course Tasting Menu with 2-for-1 fresh-fruit tropical drinks on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Read the awesome review of this $39 tasting menu in the Chronicle. Francesca’s has ...Every Wednesday

Dog Days of Summer Party: Early Christmas Celebration | SF
Dog Days of Summer Party: Early Christmas Celebration | SF

Dog lovers, this August is for you! In partnership with Muttville Senior Dog Rescue, we’re bringing you a complimentary, pooch friendly series of events where you can bring your furry friend to socialize with other pups and your awesome fellow Yelpers. Each event will also ...

“California Music” Music & Dance Party | SF Main Library
Wednesday, August 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
"California Music" Music & Dance Party | SF Main Library
From Haight-Ashbury to Compton and all the beaches and highways in between, the multitudes of California living have inspired some of the most legendary songs in music history. The New York Times’ chief pop music critic Jon Pareles and our California Today correspondent Jill Cowan talk ...
Latin/Jazz/Salsa Concert: Brian Andres & the Afro-Cuban Jazz Cartel | SF
Wednesday, August 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Latin/Jazz/Salsa Concert: Brian Andres & the Afro-Cuban Jazz Cartel | SF

The 2019 Union Square Live festival presents dozens of free events like live music, swing and tango dance lessons, film nights, circus arts, and more in Union Square Park from May through September. Union Square Live | 2019 May to September Union Square Park, SF ...

2019 VM World Fest Block Party | Civic Center
Wednesday, August 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
2019 VM World Fest Block Party | Civic Center

VMworld Fest is back with another helping of fabulous food and incredible music. In 2019, they are back on home turf in San Francisco, bringing a block party extravaganza fitting of such a homecoming. An energized and dynamic Civic Center Plaza serves as our backdrop ...

Draft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night | SF
Wednesday, August 28 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP before Tuesday to get pizza
| Laughing Monk Brewing
Draft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night | SF

Come to the Draft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night. Magic + Beer + Pizza = The Best Wednesday Night Ever! And they’re doing it every month. Draft on Draught: Magic the Gathering Draft Night Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday | 7 pm to ...Monthly

Free Improv Class & BYOB Wednesday | SF
Wednesday, August 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but there is a suggested donation of $5-15
| St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church

Come have fun and exercise your imagination and creativity at a monthly improv class hosted by cast members of Secret Improv Society happening on the last Wednesday of the month. Free, but an RSVP is required. There is a suggested donation of $5-15 Whether you are a veteran or a ...Monthly

“GOAT$” Extended Comedy from the Greatest of All Time | SF
"GOAT$" Extended Comedy from the Greatest of All Time | SF

GOAT$ is a comedy showcase featuring long sets from some of the greatest of all time. These comics are super humanly funny with credits from Conan, Comedy Central, SF Sketchfest, and Netflix. Your hosts Joseph Nguyen, Feel Woods and Nicole Calasich invite you to laugh yourself ...Monthly

Free Comedy Night at SF’s Presidential-Themed Bar | Every Wednesday
Wednesday, August 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Executive Order Bar & Lounge
Free Comedy Night at SF's Presidential-Themed Bar | Every Wednesday

Come laugh at one of SF’s newest cocktail lounges, Executive Order, every Wednesday night at 8pm. HellaFunny Comedy Night will feature six of San Francisco’s best local comics. Comedians on this showcase have been featured on Comedy Central, MTV, ABC, NBC, SF Sketchfest and Clusterfest. ...Every Wednesday

Win Tix: Comedy All Stars: Joe Klocek, Carla Clay, Dan Gabriel & More | Punch Line
Wednesday, August 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Punch Line
Comedy Allstars features an array of our favorite professional local comedians, some of whom have appeared on Comedy Central and late-night talk shows such as Conan and The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. > Get Tickets – $20 Adv / $22 Day of Show (18+) Wednesday and Thursday ...
The Premise: Intimate Stand Up Comedy | SF
Wednesday, August 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Laundry
The Premise: Intimate Stand Up Comedy | SF

8/28 Lineup: Drew Harmon – Punch Line SF Adam Pearlstein – Cobb’s Comedy Club Marcus Williams – SF Sketchfest Every Wednesday

Thursday, August 29

2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Michael Mina & Ayesha Curry | Ferry Plaza
Thursday, August 29 – 10:00 am | Cost: $4.95*
*Free event, but bring cash for taco purchases.
| Ferry Building
2019 Tacolicious Guest Chef: Michael Mina & Ayesha Curry | Ferry Plaza

Taco lovers, rejoice! Tacolicious’s annual Guest Chef Series takes place July 11 through August 29, 2019, every Thursday (10 am-2 pm) at CUESA’s Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. The Bay Area’s best chefs—including Michael Mina and Ayesha Curry (International Smoke, SF) and Nite Yun (Nyum Bai, ...

Win: SF’s Epic Underground Bowling Alley | Fifth Arrow
Thursday, August 29 – All Day | Cost: WIN*
*Win 55 minutes of bowling for up to 6 people
A historic venue reborn in downtown SF, Fifth Arrow is a charming restaurant, cocktail lounge and gaming parlor. Complete with three bowling lanes, they boast a surprisingly tasty menu of grass-fed sliders, seasonal salads and pizzas with hand-pulled mozzarella and a daily fresh naturally leavened sourdough crust. Fifth Arrow is located just ...
Free Express Lunchtime Rooftop Bootcamp | Salesforce Park
Thursday, August 29 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Free Express Lunchtime Rooftop Bootcamp | Salesforce Park

Squeeze in a workout with this express 30-minute lunchtime class. Pair with Core + Stretch Express right after for a full workout. Free Rooftop Express Bootcamp | Noon to 12:30 pm Salesforce Park (Main Plaza), 425 Mission St, San Francisco FREE *no class ...Every Thursday

“People in Plazas” 2019 Market Street Music Festival | SF
Thursday, August 29 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
"People in Plazas" 2019 Market Street Music Festival | SF
Get ready for three different outdoor simultaneous concerts in the San Francisco- Brass Over Bridges at 303 2nd St., Samba at 2nd and Stevenson and Cuban at 333 Market St. all part of the summer-long People in Plazas free music festival.
Rooftop DJ Classes in Salesforce Park | SF
Thursday, August 29 – 2:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
Rooftop DJ Classes in Salesforce Park | SF

Fingersnaps Media Arts will show you how to scratch, sample, loop, and edit music in this hands-on tutorial every Thursday at the Main Plaza. Recommended for ages 10 and up.Every Thursday

Win Tix: Annual Fillmore Street Wine Walk | SF
Thursday, August 29 – 4:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Fillmore Street
The Annual Fillmore Street Wine Walk is an exciting opportunity to explore one of San Francisco’s iconic neighborhoods while sampling some of the bay area’s best wines. Stroll along Fillmore Street and pop into an eclectic mix of merchants to explore all the area has ...
“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF
Thursday, August 29 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks.
| Main Post Lawn
"Presidio Twilight" Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF

Presidio Twilight is back for its sixth season, and it’s better than ever. This year, San Francisco’s largest campfire features a delicious selection of international cuisine from a stellar lineup of local vendors from 5-9 pm every Thursday from mid-May to September. New for 2019 are ...Every Thursday

The Final Asian Art Museum $10 Thursday Night of 2019 | SF
The Final Asian Art Museum $10 Thursday Night of 2019 | 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

5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF
5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF

Francisca’s Venezuelan Food and Punch Bar is a unique farm-to-table Italian-Venezuelan restaurant in the Mission that has a special 5-Course Tasting Menu with 2-for-1 fresh-fruit tropical drinks on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Read the awesome review of this $39 tasting menu in the Chronicle. Francesca’s has ...Every Thursday

DJ Party in the Park “Thursdays on Vinyl” | Salesforce Park
Thursday, August 29 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Salesforce Park
DJ Party in the Park "Thursdays on Vinyl" | Salesforce Park

Enjoy a selection of DJs spinning authentic vinyl jams and supplying good vibes on the plaza for free. Curated by HUSHconcerts, every Thursday, July 4 to October 24, 2019 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Salesforce Park (Main Plaza.)Every Thursday

Exploratorium After Dark: Bottom of the 9th | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Bottom of the 9th | Pier 15
Do you know the science behind America’s national pastime? Why is a ball stitched, what’s inside, and how does its makeup affect the physics of throwing the ball? How does a pitcher throw a curveball or a knuckleball, and how can a ball be either ...
Desert NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Desert NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Can’t stand the heat? Chill out and explore some of the coolest creatures from some of the planet’s hottest climates at Desert NightLife. Learn about bat ecology and immunology and examine bat skeletons with Hannah Frank, postdoctoral fellow at Stanford.
Seratones Free In-store Concert | Amoeba SF
Thursday, August 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
Seratones Free In-store Concert | Amoeba SF
Join us on Thursday, August 29th at 5pm for a live set and signing with the Seratones. Their new album Power is out August 23rd on New West Records. Get Power at Amoeba SF to get into the signing line and meet the band after ...
French Afterworks: French Music & French Drinks | SF
Thursday, August 29 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Asiento
French Afterworks: French Music & French Drinks | SF

Every last Thursday of the month, Moules à Facettes invites you in SF for an afterwork party with French drinks, French music and quality people from everywhere. That you are a regular or a newcomer, feel free to share the love to all your friends, ...Monthly