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Monday, September 24

Full Moon Bike Ride | SoMa
Monday, September 24 – 7:17 pm | Cost: FREE | Decathlon USA
Full Moon Bike Ride | SoMa

Join Sonja Trauss at Moonrise at Decathlon USA, for a full moon bike ride to around the borders of the Central SoMa Plan.
Bring your bikes, lights, speakers.  If you don’t have a bike, rent a Jump or GoBike.
Don’t forget to wear a helmet

Wednesday, September 26

Swing/Blues/Jazz Concert: Lavay Smith & her Swingtet | Union Square Live
Wednesday, September 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Swing/Blues/Jazz Concert: Lavay Smith & her Swingtet | Union Square Live

Wed Sept 26: 6-8pm — Lavay Smith and her Swingtet (Swing/Blues/Jazz) – Season Finale
Lavay Smith is internationally recognized as The Queen Of Classic Jazz & Blues in the authentic style of the 1940’s and 1950’s.

Music Lab: Creating a Theremin Track w/ Clara Venice | SF
Wednesday, September 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free and open to the public. You can sign up through the link on-line, or upon arrival.
| Apple (Union Square)
Music Lab: Creating a Theremin Track w/ Clara Venice | SF

Join Clara Venice, the only pop thereminist in the world, and explore the instrument you play without touching it. Venice will show how she combines technology, art, and music to create her unique sound.
You’ll learn to play the Theremini, a digital theremin that turns an …

Friday, September 28

2018 Architecture & the City Festival: Closing Party | SF
Friday, September 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15 | AIA San Francisco
2018 Architecture & the City Festival: Closing Party | SF

Close out the 15th Annual Architecture + the City festival by hobnobbing with industry peers and design aficionados and view this year’s gallery exhibition, “Metropolis: re-Imagined.”

Sunday, September 30

Jericho: Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game | SF
Sunday, September 30 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required via Meetup.com
| Mechanics Monument Plaza
Jericho: Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game | SF

Jericho is an urban spy game with Nerf guns played sneaky in public settings all over SF like malls and parks, where everyone assumes the role of a spy like a giant secret game of Capture the Flag. Each team of “agents” will carry out ...

Win Tix: Blur’s Graham Coxon Solo: Garage Punk-Pop Savant | August Hall
Sunday, September 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | August Hall

Best known as the guitarist and backup vocalist for the alternative rock band Blur. Graham Coxon helped Blur explore other sounds once the Brit-pop craze faded. That adventurousness also propelled his solo career, which ranged from folk and Krautrock-inspired albums to soundtrack work.
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Saturday, October 6

2018 Annual Arab Cultural Festival | Union Square
Saturday, October 6 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
2018 Annual Arab Cultural Festival | Union Square

The 23rd Annual Arab Cultural Festival moves to Union Square to bring the sights, smells, and sounds of the Arab world to San Francisco with a showcase of food music, games, gifts and, most importantly, the spirit of Arab Americans and of the Arab world.
2018 Arab Cultural Festival
Saturday, October …

Friday, November 23

2018 Macy’s Great Tree Lighting | Union Square
Friday, November 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
2018 Macy's Great Tree Lighting | Union Square

Macy’s Great Tree in Union Square, San Francisco’s most recognized Christmas tree standing 83-feet tall, decorated with more than 30,000 twinkling energy-efficient LED lights and 1,100 shining ornaments, will be officially lit on Friday, November 23, 2018.
29th Annual Macy’s Great Tree Lighting
Friday, November 23, 2018 | 6:40 pm
Union …

Wednesday, December 19

SF’s Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | SF Brewers Guild
Wednesday, December 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free shuttle. Bring money for beer and food.
| Bartlett Hall
SF's Beer Bus: Free Monthly Brewery Bus Crawl | SF Brewers Guild

Monthly The San Francisco Brewers Guild has created the city’s first free, hop-on-hop-off “Drink SF Beer Shuttle,” showcasing neighborhood breweries as a permanent companion to its monthly Meet the Brewers nights. The fun kicks off with a “Meet the Brewers” event at 66 pmtypically featuring special release ...