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Rad Upcoming SF Events

Jo Kreiter: Needles to Thread
THU. 10/01 | 8:00PM @ YERBA BUENA CENTER FOR THE ARTS
Choreographer and aerial site­-artist Jo Kreiter presents an off the ground dance production suspended between buildings in a Tenderloin alley.
ADMISSION: FREE

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2015
FRI. 10/02 – SUN. 10/04 | 11:00AM @ GOLDEN GATE PARK
Three days of over 100 musical artists on seven stages; Los Lobos, Neko Case, Chicano Batman, Emmylou Harris and much more.
ADMISSION: FREE

Featured Event | The Setup: Stand-Up Comedy
SAT. 10/03 | 8:00PM @ THE BASEMENT 222 HYDE

The Setup is an underground stand-up comedy show in the heart of San Francisco that features local and national talent. This venue used to be the green room for the legendary Blackhawk jazz venue. Miles Davis used to snort coke in this room. That’s comedy feng shui. In this crazy spirit, The Setup provides a truly unique and memorable San Francisco comedy experience. Come early for cheap drinks and great seats.

ADMISSION: $5

Alemany Flea Market
EVERY SUNDAY 8:00AM – 3:00PM @ BERNAL HEIGHTS
It’s the beginning of autumn and buyers and dealers alike are usually in a good mood around this time! This means, better deals and more choice bits for the true members of the Pakus Rattis breed.
ADMISSION: FREE

Cannibal Ox, Liam Tracy
MON. 10/05 | 9:00PM @ THE NEW PARISH
Formed by Vast Aire and Vordul Mega in Harlem, New York, Cannibal Ox is one of the most revered independent groups in hip-hop history.
ADMISSION: $15

Ruth Reichl: 136 Recipes That Saved My Life
TUE. 10/06 | 6:00PM @ BAR AGRICOLE
Cocktail reception with small plates with Ruth Reichl, former Editor-in-chief of now defunct Gourmet Magazine.
ADMISSION: $75

The Archive Show
WED. 10/07 | 4:00PM @ INTERSECTION FOR THE ARTS
Artist and curator Lexa Walsh has been digging through over 200 archive boxes from Intersection’s past 50 years to create a multi-layered installation that explores Intersection’s history–warts and all.
ADMISSION: FREE

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Rad Upcoming NY Events

Freddie Cosmo’s Pop Odyssey
THU. 10/01 | 6:30PM @ LEFTFIELD ON LUDLOW
Freddie Cosmo performs a unique arrangement of originals and cover songs while conjuring the spirits of music icons from the past and present and continuing his story to fulfill his lifelong dream of becoming a rock star.
ADMISSION: $10

Chelsea Nights feat. Balancer, Emanuel and the Fear
FRI. 10/02 | 6:30PM – 9:30PM @ CHELSEA MARKET
Our monthly concert series continues with performances by a selection of gifted artists, The Cabana Kids, Emanuel and the Fear and Balancer! We’ll be giving away a Crosley Radio turntable + vinyl pack and tote bags full of Chelsea Market goodies & a PGR 7″
ADMISSION: FREE

American Crafts Festival
SAT. 10/03 | 11:00AM – 8:30PM @ LINCOLN CENTER
250 Juried craft displays selected from every region of the United States. Continuous entertainment, craft demonstrations.
ADMISSION: FREE

Lower East Side Pickle Festival
SUN. 10/04 | 12:00PM @ LES VISITOR’S CENTER
Pickle Day celebrates the best of what the Lower East Side has to offer: pickles! We will have over 15 pickles and 30 local restaurants for you to choose from when looking to pickle your fancy. We will also have a home pickling contest and a pickled pooch parade.
ADMISSION: FREE

The Hum Night 1: Nandi Rose Plunkett (Half Waif) & Johanna Cranitch (White Prism), Alena Spanger (Tiny Hazard) & Adrianne Lenker
MON. 10/05 | 9:00PM @ MANHATTAN INN
The Hum is a platform for unique first time collaborations between a diverse array of women working in various genres such as R&B, art-rock, spectral pop, classical, and punk. Its mission is to connect a diverse community of musicians through a unique performance platform which fosters new sounds, musical partnerships, and gives visibility to women making music.
ADMISSION: FREE

Aaron Pfenning (Dj)
TUE. 10/06 | 8:00PM @ ACE HOTEL
Brooklyn-based Aaron Pfenning spent his early years in Colorado, before starting the band Chairlift and moving to New York. Pfenning and company released their 2009 debut album on Columbia Records, soundtracked an Apple commercial and toured the world. Pfenning went on to release solo music under the moniker Rewards on DFA Records.
ADMISSION: FREE

Slice Out Hunger
WED. 10/07 | 6:00PM @ ST. ANTHONY’S CHURCH
Slice Out Hunger is an annual event run by pizza lovers for pizza lovers. Doors open at 6pm and close when the pizza runs out. Tickets are available at the door for $1 each and may be exchanged inside for a slice of pizza from one of the amazing pizzerias, a soda, a dessert item from Brewla Bars or a raffle ticket. Tickets may not be purchased in advance and pizza is served on a first come, first served basis.
ADMISSION: FREE

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