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Thursday, December 13

Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale | 80% Off Everything
Thursday, December 13 – All Day | Cost: 80% Off | Chronicle Books HQ
Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale | 80% Off Everything

Need some last minute gifts, but don’t want to pay outrageous last minute shipping costs? The Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale is here again with 80% off everything in the store for three days only. Choose from cookbooks, children’s books, lifestyle + home, arts & crafts, ...

“Reorienting the Imaginaries” Makers’ Market | SoMa
Thursday, December 13 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SOMArts Cultural Center
"Reorienting the Imaginaries" Makers' Market | SoMa
Reorienting the Imaginaries brings together artists of color who are connected by complex histories, identity and power to disrupt the unwarranted representations imposed upon them by the Western gaze. The colonial imaginary is a romanticism of exotic places and people that through time and again ...

Christmas Movie Trivia Night | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Thursday, December 13 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Christmas Movie Trivia Night | SoMa StrEat Food Park

Calling all Christmas spirits, resting grinch faces, jingle ladies, rude-olfs, and navi-dogs. Your presents is required at SoMa StrEat Food Park’s first annual Christmas Movie Trivia Night. Whether you’re elf-taught or not, it’s time to sleigh the trivia day and make it rein. Let’s get elfed ...Every Thursday

Friday, December 14

Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale | 80% Off Everything
Friday, December 14 – All Day | Cost: 80% Off | Chronicle Books HQ
Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale | 80% Off Everything

Need some last minute gifts, but don’t want to pay outrageous last minute shipping costs? The Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale is here again with 80% off everything in the store for three days only. Choose from cookbooks, children’s books, lifestyle + home, arts & crafts, ...

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, December 14 – 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

Win Tix: Hubba Hubba Revue’s “Toys” | DNA Lounge
Friday, December 14 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN | DNA Lounge
A mix of irreverent comedy, classic striptease, and circus, and variety acts, the Hubba Hubba Revue is a fast-paced explosion of entertainment! Every Hubba Hubba event is a spectacle you won’t soon forget. > Get Tickets – $20 (18+) Hubba Hubba Revue is the creation of several veterans ...
1015 Folsom’s Epic Free Holiday Dance Party | SoMa
1015 Folsom's Epic Free Holiday Dance Party | SoMa
SF’s largest and most internationally-renowned nightclub, 1015 Folsom presents its epic annual free holiday party with six hours and four rooms of music. 1015 Folsom Holiday Party Friday, December 14, 2018 | 10 pm to 4 am 1015 Folsom, SF > FREE but RSVP is required (21+) Icarus Crew Alastair – Mosf3t – ...

Saturday, December 15

Final Day: Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale | 80% Off Everything
Saturday, December 15 – 10:00 am | Cost: 80% Off | Chronicle Books HQ
Final Day: Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale | 80% Off Everything

Need some last minute gifts, but don’t want to pay outrageous last minute shipping costs? The Chronicle Books Holiday Warehouse Sale is here again with 80% off everything in the store for three days only. Choose from cookbooks, children’s books, lifestyle + home, arts & crafts, ...

Win Tix: Electronic Music Trio: Keys N Krates | Slim’s
Saturday, December 15 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Slim's
Toronto trio Keys N Krates is celebrating the meteoric success of their debut album Cura and its extensive world tour by bringing their show back to Earth for their fans. Get Tickets – $18 Adv / $22 Door (18+) Now the trio is announcing their new “Closer ...
The Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF
The Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF

It’s the death of a disco dancer with DNA Lounge’s “The Queen is Dead” dance party featuring the music of The Smiths, Morrissey, and other brit pop, new wave, and post punk heavy-hitters. UPDATE – On Hiatus until June 2018 – Please note – you should always check ...Monthly

Sunday, December 16

2018 SFMade Holiday Gift Fair: 70+ Local Artisans & Sweet Treats | SF
Sunday, December 16 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for purchase.
| California College of the Arts SF (CCA SF)
2018 SFMade Holiday Gift Fair: 70+ Local Artisans & Sweet Treats | SF

The only holiday gift fair where you walk in and know that every item was made in San Francisco. SFMade presents its 8th Annual Holiday Gift Fair, held at California College of the Arts’ San Francisco campus, the largest holiday gift fair where you walk ...

6th Annual “All-You-Can-Eat” Crab Feast | SF
Sunday, December 16 – 12:00 pm | Cost: $56*
*$56 for Adults, $25 for kids
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
6th Annual "All-You-Can-Eat" Crab Feast | SF
The most crab-tivating time of the year is back – crab season! You can bet your left claw diving into mountains of crab at SoMa StrEat Food Park. Satisfy your cray-vings at the 6th Annual Crab Feast with ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT Dungeness crab legs, garlic noodles, salad, and ...
Win Tix: Holiday Acoustic Matinee: The Mother Hips | Slim’s
Sunday, December 16 – 4:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Slim's
Twenty-five years into a celebrated career is an unlikely time to switch things up, but the Mother Hips have never been ones to follow convention. A forefront of a new breed of California rock and roll , their breezy harmonies established them as “one of the Bay Area’s ...

Tuesday, December 18

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “Second Act” | AMC Metreon 16
Tuesday, December 18 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Metreon 16
Free Sneak Preview Movie: "Second Act" | AMC Metreon 16
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Second Act,” an inspirational comedy starring Jennifer Lopez. Free Film Screening: Second Act December 18, 2018 | 7 pm AMC Metreon 16 (SF) RSVP code: ahpxd08323 Tickets available through https://stxtickets.com/main/code_redeem Tickets are free, but subject to availability. Depending on demand, passes may be distributed ...

Thursday, December 20

Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours | SoMa
Thursday, December 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Market & New Montgomery St
Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours | SoMa

Hidden stories and surprises abound in a free 90-minute walking tour in the Yerba Buena neighborhood of San Francisco’s history, art, poetry, architecture and activism, including live performances of characters that gave the city its unique reputation. Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours Every 3rd Thursday ...Monthly

Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa
Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa

Yerba Buena Third Thursdays is a monthly outing of art, performance, music, and drinks in the Yerba Buena neighborhood in the heart of downtown San Francisco, between 2nd and 5th Street, and Market and Harrison Street. Free, but an RSVP is recommended to save time ...Monthly

Friday, December 21

Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa
Friday, December 21 – 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

Sunday, December 30

Coin-Op’s “Free Play” Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa
Sunday, December 30 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Coin-Op Game Room
Coin-Op's "Free Play" Sundays: 40+ Arcade Games & Pinball | SoMa

Coin-Op is an awesome 10,000 square foot space in SoMa that was transformed from a steel foundry into a two-story bar and game room with 40+ pinball and video games, a secret speakeasy (hidden behind a “busted” video game). On the last Sunday of every ...Monthly

Tuesday, January 1

Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, January 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Contemporary Jewish Museum
Contemporary Jewish Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

  The Contemporary Jewish Museum engages audiences of all  backgrounds through dynamic exhibitions and programs that explore contemporary perspectives on Jewish culture, history, art, and ideas. And the architecture of the Museum itself is a work of art. Embracing a range of artistic disciplines and ...Monthly

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays
Tuesday, January 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | Free First Tuesdays

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) is one of the Bay Area’s premier venues for adventurous art. A multidisciplinary art center, the YBCA features exhibitions, performance, film/video, and community engagement programs, along with rotating art exhibits with a focus on contemporary and emerging art ...Monthly

Under the Buck: Retro Game Night & Happy Hour | SF
Tuesday, January 1 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free basket of roadhouse onions with mention of Funcheap, one per check.
| Under the Buck
Under the Buck: Retro Game Night & Happy Hour | SF

Under the Buck bar and kitchen is now hosting Retro Game Night. Come kick it ol’ school style on Tuesdays, bi-monthly. Play games you remember from your childhood or even before: Original Nintendo, Super Mario, Duck Hunt, Mario Kart, board games, etc. It’s going to ...Monthly

Wednesday, January 2

“Lululemon Flow & Jo”: Free Yoga Class & Coffee in an Art Gallery | SoMa
Wednesday, January 2 – 7:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| 111 Minna Gallery
"Lululemon Flow & Jo": Free Yoga Class & Coffee in an Art Gallery | SoMa

Join Lululemon for their monthly complimentary yoga class and coffee at 111 Minna Gallery. Start the day with a gentle vinyasa flow, and leave centered and present. Top it off with a hot cup of joe courtesy of Red Door Coffee. Each month, you also get ...Monthly

“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF
Wednesday, January 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donation-based admission
| Eagle Tavern
"Safe Words" Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF

Safe Words is a comedy show at a leather bar that features the talent of nationally touring comics, to local favorites. Faces from Comedy Central, Conan, Reddit & Vice have graced the stage. Even Margaret Cho (HBO, 30 Rock) has stopped by. Every first Wednesday, ...Monthly

Saturday, January 12

“Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | SF
Saturday, January 12 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
| Monument
"Sketchboard": Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | SF

Join in at the Monument (140 9th St), for figure drawing accompanied by live musicians. Everyone is welcome, we are a mix of seasoned artists, students, and first timers. Poses range from 2, 5, 10, 15, 20 and 30 minutes. There will be easels provided and ...Monthly

Thursday, January 17

Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours | SoMa
Thursday, January 17 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Market & New Montgomery St
Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours | SoMa

Hidden stories and surprises abound in a free 90-minute walking tour in the Yerba Buena neighborhood of San Francisco’s history, art, poetry, architecture and activism, including live performances of characters that gave the city its unique reputation. Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours Every 3rd Thursday ...Monthly