THIS WEEK’S TOP EVENTS IN SAN FRANCISCO + NEW YORK
Rad Upcoming SF Events
THU 7/23 7:30PM @ San Francisco Symphony
All the best music from the James Bond movies w/ Grammy award winning singer Sheena Easton. Goldfinger, The Spy Who Loved Me, and Skyfall and a lot more. Check out our review of the Symphony here, and get Tickets for 50% off right now with the promo code ‘summer’.
FRI. 7/24 | 6PM @ St. John’s Episcopal Church- Mission
VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second and fourth Fridays of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. They often host live entertainment. Come to enjoy supper or volunteer by performing, showing a video/film, cooking, serving, or helping clean. All are encouraged to be involved. No monetary donations are accepted.
Sat. 7/25 | 7PM @Adobe Books
Brave New Jokes is a premier comedy showcase hosted by Michael Brandon (SJ Improv) and Nicole Calasich (SF Punchline) at the Mission’s favorite local bookstore: Adobe Books. Every last Saturday of the month, they feature a diverse range of comedians from Bay Area headliners to comedians from Comedy Central, E! and other major networks. Oh did we mention it’s free? Cause it is, baby.BYOBurrito.
WED. 7/29 | 6PM @Union Square
Separately, Michael Manring, Larry Kassin, and John R. Burr have extensive, multi-faceted careers as musicians. Together they play provocative, complex compositions – music that tears down stylistic walls and refuses to be compartmentalized – echoes of jazz, rock, folk, avant-garde, and world music – something completely new: extemporaneous-jazz-chamber-fusion-music for the new century.
SUN. 7/26 | 2PM @ Stern Grove
The incomparable San Francisco Ballet returns to Stern Grove Festival for its only summer appearance. Led by Artistic Director Helgi Tomasson, the Ballet performs a selection of works from their current repertory.
SAT. 7/25 | 11AM @ The Ferry Building
This is the big one… well, the second big one. Hell, just call it the 4th Annual World Naked Bike Ride (WNBR)– San Francisco 2015 Northern Hemisphere Ride – Part II. The WNBR draws attention to the environment and the need to protect our natural resources.
SAT. 7/25 | All Day @ Treasure Island
The Treasure Island Flea is a monthly open-air flea market showcasing hundreds of local vendors ranging from indie designers, up-cyclers, collectors, handmakers, makers, bakers, and more plus outdoor exhibits, scavenger hunts, and gourmet food trucks.
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Rad Upcoming NY Events
SAT. 7/25 | 10AM @ Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Granite Prospect
Glide along the Brooklyn waterfront during our free public kayaking.Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult guardian. All levels welcome, no experience is necessary.
WED. 7/29 | 11AM @ Brooklyn Museum
Exploring the social history and cultural significance of the footwear, “The Rise of Sneaker Culture” exhibits approximately 150 pairs of sneakers from modest forms from the mid-nineteenth century to high-end sneakers of this decade.
Admission: $16 ($10 for students)
TUE. 7/28 | 7:30PM @ Union Hall- Brooklyn
Stand-up comedy, but deeper…er.
WED. 7/29 | 6PM @Willoughby Plaza
A free concert series by music label Paper Gardens.
Check out even MORE kick-ass events on our NYC calendar here!