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Saturday, October 20

Orionids Meteor Shower 2018 | Halley’s Comet’s Debris
Saturday, October 20 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Orionids Meteor Shower 2018 | Halley's Comet's Debris

On a dark, moonless night, the Orionids exhibit about 10 to 20 meteors per hour. These fast-moving meteors occasionally leave persistent trains and they sometimes produce bright fireballs.
Orionid meteors fly each year between about October 2 to November 7. That’s when Earth is passing through the …

Sunday, October 21

After Dawn: Premiere Sunday Morning Party | SF
Sunday, October 21 – 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

Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Portola + Potrero Hill
Sunday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for SF residents with proof of neighborhood residency
| California Academy of Sciences
Cal Academy of Sciences: Neighborhood Free Days | Portola + Potrero Hill

For the weekend of October 19-21 residents of Bayview-Hunters Point, Bernal Heights, Dogpatch, Excelsior, Ingleside, Mission, Outer Mission, Portola, Potrero Hill, Visitacion Valley get free admission to the California Academy of Sciences thanks to the “Neighborhood Free Days” promotion.
Zip Codes: 94107, 94110, 94112, 94124, 94134

Exploratorium Community Free Day | SF
Exploratorium Community Free Day | SF

The Exploratorium is a twenty-first-century learning laboratory, an eye-opening, always-changing, playful place to explore and tinker featuring hundreds of science, art, and human perception exhibits. While they don’t have monthly community days, they do host several special events throughout the year offering “pay-what-you-can” admission for all. ...

Play the World’s Largest PAC-MAN Arcade Game | Final Day
Sunday, October 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | UNIQLO (Powell)
Play the World's Largest PAC-MAN Arcade Game | Final Day

For all the classic arcade fans in your life, UNIQLO will launch a special t-shirt collection in collaboration with Japanese video game developer, Bandal Namco Entertainment to celebrate classic 8-bit games Pac-Man, Mappy & Dig Dug.  World’s Largest Pac-Man Arcade Game October 18-21, 2018 | ...

Inner Richmond Walking Tour Part I | SF City Guide
Sunday, October 21 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Geary & 3rd
Inner Richmond Walking Tour Part I | SF City Guide

The district’s rich history goes back to the 19th century and includes robbers’ roosts and racetracks, squatters and roadhouses, a saloon district and a red light district, as well as charming Victorian row houses and beautiful Craftsmans, the 1902 and 1903 Big Games, an earthquake …

The Final Presidio Picnic of 2018 | SF
Sunday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
The Final Presidio Picnic of 2018 | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2018. 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

2018 San Francisco Trolley Dances | SF
Sunday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch; if you take Muni, fare is required
| CIIS - California Institute of Integral Studies
2018 San Francisco Trolley Dances | SF

Each year, Epiphany Productions transforms the city’s streets into stages through San Francisco Trolley Dances, a series of free contemporary dance performances along a Muni line. San Francisco Trolley Dances, now in its 15th anniversary season, is a two-day, free (with Muni fare) public performance curated ...

SF Open Studios 2018 | Hunters Point Shipyard
Sunday, October 21 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco
SF Open Studios 2018 | Hunters Point Shipyard

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 October and November. Each weekend, art patrons, admirers, and collectors ...

2018 SF Open Studios Weekend | Sunday
Sunday, October 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Hunters Point Shipyard Artists
2018 SF Open Studios Weekend | Sunday

San Francisco comes alive with art this October and November as ArtSpan presents the 43rd Anniversary of SF Open Studios – the oldest and largest event of its kind in the country, that showcases over 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios. ...

Win Tix: SF’s Art Passport Day 2018 | Hayes Valley
Sunday, October 21 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Patricia's Green

The San Francisco Arts Commission Galleries hosts its signature event, Passport, that puts the art collecting experience in the hands of the general public. By bringing local artists into neighborhood venues, Passport attendees can “create” your own limited-edition artist’s book by collecting original, artist-designed stamps in a …

Anchor Public Taps’ 1st Birthday Party | SF
Sunday, October 21 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for purchase.
| Anchor Public Taps
Anchor Public Taps' 1st Birthday Party | SF

It’s been one year since Anchor Public Taps rolled up its door, inviting beer fans from near and far to come in for a one-of-a-kind San Francisco experience.
Since then, innovative beers brewed, countless pints poured, fun events hosted were seen, and a wonderful community form.
Anchor …

Uncovering The Parkside: Rare Walking Tour | SF
Sunday, October 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted. Some tours may be limited in size
| Parkside Branch Library
Uncovering The Parkside: Rare Walking Tour | SF

Find out about the Parkside, the first neighborhood to begin growing on the west side of SF in the early 1900s. You’ll find out how public transportation made the difference and learn to identify the three major periods of development by the houses you see.
Location:
Meet at the bottom of the stairs to Parkside Library …

Jazz in the Square “Djangology” | Noe Valley
Sunday, October 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Noe Valley Town Square
Jazz in the Square "Djangology" | Noe Valley

Bring friends and family to listen and relax at the Noe Valley Town Square for a free afternoon music this Sunday, presents Jazz in the Square, featuring “Djangology.”
Jazz in the Square “Djangology”
Sunday, October 21, 2018 | 1 pm to 3 pm
Noe Valley Town Square, 24th St. …

“Old South Park” Rare Guided Walking Tour | SF
Sunday, October 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted. Some tours may be limited in size.
| Shell Gas Station (3rd St.)
"Old South Park" Rare Guided Walking Tour | SF

A short tour of San Francisco’s first planned community — its ups and downs, fortune, romance, and the infamous ‘2nd Street Cut.’
Meet at the Shell station on 3rd St. between Bryant and Brannan Sts. Public transportation: MUNI lines 12, 15, 30, 45.

SF’s “Antique Vibrator Museum” Free Guided Tour Day | Good Vibrations
SF's "Antique Vibrator Museum" Free Guided Tour Day | Good Vibrations

Did you know SF has an Antique Vibrator Museum? Take a free tour of this unique space every 3rd Sunday of the month with Antique Vibrator Museum curator Dr. Carol Queen.  Free, but you must RSVP at least 72 hours in advance by calling the Polk St. store ...Monthly

SF Civic Symphony: Beethoven’s “Emperor” Concerto & Dvořák’s Symphony No.7 | Herbst Theatre
Sunday, October 21 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted ($10 suggested)
| Herbst Theatre
SF Civic Symphony: Beethoven's "Emperor" Concerto & Dvořák's Symphony No.7 | Herbst Theatre

The oldest community orchestra, San Francisco Civic Symphony presents its 2018-2019 season opening concert, Beethoven’s “Emperor” Concerto & Dvořák’s Symphony No.7 on Sunday, October 21, 2018.
Program:

Shostakovich – Festive Overture
Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 5 “Emperor” featuring Keisuke Nakagoshi, piano
Dvořák – Symphony No. 7

Music Director & …

$20 Off: “Terror Vault” Haunted House at the San Francisco Mint | SF
$20 Off: "Terror Vault" Haunted House at the San Francisco Mint | SF

Part theatre, part haunted maze, and part escape room, Terror Vault is a brand new fully-immersive Halloween haunted attraction from the insane mind of Peaches Christ. Filled with top performers and screamers, this epic haunt invites to you to descend down a dark, narrow back ...

Space Force ’77: Punk + New Wave Concert & DJ Night | Cafe Du Nord
Sunday, October 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $3*
*$3 before 8pm. $5 after
| Cafe Du Nord
Space Force '77: Punk + New Wave Concert & DJ Night | Cafe Du Nord

Clamped Down/Pumped Up is a new night of ’70s & ’80s punk and new wave, featuring the live debut of ’70s and ’80s punk and new wave cover band SPACE FORCE ’77.
Think Joy Division, Talking Heads, Ramones, Iggy and the Stooges, Elvis Costello, the Clash, …

Laugh Your Gays Off: Free Comedy in The Castro | SF
Sunday, October 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5 suggested donation
| The Midnight Sun
Laugh Your Gays Off: Free Comedy in The Castro | SF
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10/21 Lineup: 
Headliner: Drew Harmon

Geneva Rust-Orta
Wonder Dave
Becca Henry

Feature: Paul Conyers
Hosted by: Daniele Midi
Please note that the date of the event has been moved to October 21, 2018 and not October 4, 2018 as previously posted.

“Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase | SF
Sunday, October 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated.
| Neck Of The Woods
"Crazy Funny Asians" Comedy Showcase | SF

Inspired by the blockbuster movie, see some of the Bay Area’s top comedians at San Francisco’s Crazy Funny Asians comedy showcase, presented by Funcheap and HellaFunny. Let’s celebrate the Bay’s Asian-American culture and heritage with laughs. “Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase Every Sunday at 7pm Neck ...

Opera On Tap: A Fached-Up Halloween | SF
Sunday, October 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with $8 bar minimum
| The Rite Spot
Opera On Tap: A Fached-Up Halloween | SF

Opera On Tap San Francisco presents a Fached-Up Halloween Spectacular featuring Danny Sullivan at the piano and Sarah Fletcher as your diva/hostess for the evening.
Expect horribly Fached-Up takes on opera, composers, characters, as well as the general state of the Worldwelivein while singers play outside …

Win Tix: VIP Package “Terror Vault” 1874 Haunted House | San Francisco Mint
Sunday, October 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for $20 off Sunday 10/21 tickets - limited to 50 uses.
| San Francisco Mint

Part theatre, part haunted maze, and part escape room, Terror Vault is a brand new fully-immersive Halloween haunted attraction from the insane mind of Peaches Christ.
> Get Tickets – $40 $60 with secret code FUNCHEAP  – See all Funcheap promo code dates.
Filled with top performers and screamers, this epic haunt …

Win Tix: Hip-hop, Funk & Soul Mix: Peanut Butter Wolf | Slim’s
Sunday, October 21 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Slim's

Peanut Butter Wolf is an LA-based DJ and founder of independent record label, Stones Throw Records. As a high school student, he began spinning and making hip-hop beats in 1984 and later launched his label in 1996. Well-known for his record collection themed vinyl sets and …

Picture Bayview Hunters Point Theatrical Performance | Bayview Opera House
Sunday, October 21 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| Bayview Opera House
Picture Bayview Hunters Point Theatrical Performance | Bayview Opera House

Join this free interdisciplinary site-specific performance work that focuses on the dreams and aspirations of Bayview Hunters Point residents. Picture Bayview Hunters Point Theatrical Performance October 11-21, 2018 | 8 pm Bayview Opera House, 4705 3rd St, San Francisco FREE. Donations are accepted. Artistic Director ...