Home » **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Art & Museums, San Francisco

2019 San Francisco Design Week: Opening Night | SF

Thursday, June 20, 2019 | Cost: FREE
Pier 27 | Pier 27, San Francsico, CA


2019 San Francisco Design Week

Designers of all disciplines are united by the drive to solve problems, advance aesthetics, and re-think the future.

The increasing global collaboration among visual designers, industrial designers, strategists, writers, photographers, videographers, illustrators, and artists has created a community of purpose in today’s complex world.

2019 San Francisco Design Week
June 20-28, 2019
Cost: There are events that are free, but some may have admission fees.

The 2019 theme of CommUNITY honors the design discipline’s global unity, which will be celebrated at the opening night party on June 20, 2019 when leading San Francisco and acclaimed international designers showcase original artifacts they have produced especially for the event—posters, typeface, product, sculpture, motion graphic or artwork–– a response to the concept of “communicating unity.”

> Full 2019 Schedule TBA


Free / Learn More


Cost: FREE
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Art & Museums, San Francisco
Venue: Pier 27
Address: Pier 27, San Francsico, CA

Thursday, June 20, 2019

   2019 San Francisco Design Week: Opening Night | SF  FREE
10:00 am   Hidden San Francisco Walking Tours | SoMa  FREE
All Day   Free Admission Day for Kids & $2 Bites of the Fair | Alameda County Fair  FREE*
*Kids must be 12 and under.
12:00 pm   Women’s World Cup: USA & Sweden Outdoor Watch Party | SF  FREE
12:00 pm   Festival of Microbiology & Hands On Activities | SF Main Library  FREE
12:30 pm   Marcus Shelby Quartet: Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | SF  FREE
4:00 pm   Novela’s 6 Year Anniversary Celebration & Fundraiser | SF  FREE*
*Free with RSVP required.
5:00 pm   “Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF  FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks.
5:00 pm   Asian Art Museum’s $10 Thursday Nights | SF  $10*
*General admission tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, students and youths (age 13-17). There is a $10 surcharge for special exhibition tickets. 
5:00 pm   Free Museum & Gallery Crawl: Yerba Buena Third Thursdays | SoMa  FREE*
*All gallery and museum entries will be free except for the Contemporary Jewish Museum which will be offering a special entry price of $5.
5:00 pm   Tequila 3rd Thursdays & Grilled Street Tacos | Walnut Creek  FREE*
*RSVP requested only to help insure they don’t run out of tequila and guacamole
5:30 pm   5-Course Tasting Menu w/ Vegan Option, 2-for-1 Cocktails | SF  $39*
*$39 for a 5-Course Tasting Menu (reg. $69), 2 for 1 Tropical Drinks. Please enter FC5-COURSE in your open table reservation or mention Funcheap to your host.
5:30 pm   Summer Street Party Kickoff: Live Music & 100+ Hot Rods | Downtown Hayward  FREE
5:30 pm   Cine Francisco: San Francisco in Film & Memory | SF  FREE
6:00 pm   Let’s Go Salsa: Free Open Air Salsa Dance Party w/ Jesús Díaz | SF  FREE
6:00 pm   2019 Cortland Avenue Summer Solstice Stroll | Bernal Heights  FREE*
*Free for BBA members
6:00 pm   Rare Digital Art Feast: A Digital Food & Drink Exhibit  FREE*
*RSVP required.
6:00 pm   Call & Response: Curator Swap | SF  FREE
6:00 pm   33rd Annual Summer Jazz Concert Series Kickoff | Palo Alto  FREE
6:00 pm   Make: Monthly Artist Happy Hour & Local Vendors | Dogpatch  $8*
*Free with admission. Admission: Adults $8.00, Students/Senior $6.00.
6:00 pm   2019 San Mateo’s Summer Music Series Kick Off | June 20 – Aug. 15  FREE
6:00 pm   Exploratorium After Dark: Self-Styled | Pier 15  $19.95*
*$19.95 Adv/Door -  Free for Lab Members ($10 Add-On Ticket for the Tactile Dome)
6:00 pm   Skin NightLife | California Academy of Sciences  $16.50*
*Tickets subject to dynamic pricing and may change daily. Nightlife tickets typically range from $12 to $25. Day-of tickets will often be the highest. 21+
6:30 pm   Free Author Talk: Stacy Adimando’s “Piatti” | Omnivore Books  FREE
6:30 pm   Win Tix: SF’s “Knives and Needles” Tasting & Tattoo Party | Asian Art Museum  WIN*
*$15 GA / $5 Members / $13 Students & Seniors
6:30 pm   Music & Market Summer Concert: Feel-good Reggae | Concord  FREE
6:30 pm   Moraga Summer Concert: Classic Rock | East Bay  FREE
7:00 pm   Summer Concert at Mission Bowling Club | SF  FREE
7:00 pm   The Underground: Stand-Up Comedy at Oakstop | Oakland  $5*
*Free Pizza & Beer provided, Admission free to Oakstop members.
7:00 pm   Oakland Art Library Open House | East Bay  FREE*
*Free, with an RSVP
7:00 pm   Free Outdoor Movie Night: “A League of Their Own” | Oakland  FREE*
*Free with RSVP or $6 at the door
7:30 pm   Author Novel Discussion: Nicole Dennis-Benn’s “Patsy” | Green Apple Books  FREE
8:00 pm   Haight Ashbury Comedy Night | Milk Bar  FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise, it's $15.
8:00 pm   Win Tix: Comedy Night: Dan St. Germain (Comedy Central) | The Punch Line  WIN
8:30 pm   2019 Summer Movie in the Park Kickoff: “Mary Poppins Returns” | Orinda  FREE
8:45 pm   Movies on the Square: “Avengers: Infinity War” | Redwood City  FREE
< Wednesday, June 19 Friday, June 21 >

Facebook comments: