Happy Friday Everyone! You've worked hard all week, and now it's time to have fun! Getting out and enjoying the beautiful Bay Area, as well as enjoying the company of friends old and new, is great for your mental health. So check out some of our favorite events from around the Bay that you can attend this weekend!
Click on any of the event titles for a link to the event.
Friday, November 3rd
The White Horse, Oakland
9 PM, Ages: 21+
Please join us on Friday NOVEMBER 3rd from 9pm-2am, as we continue to make queer history and community in Oakland!
🎤 Hosted by: Sir JoQ
💄Performance by: Margo!
🔮Tarot Readings by: The Witchy Femme
🥁DJ's: Ignacia // Marïsun // No Silence
We strive to create an intentionally queer safe space. Please respect those whom this event is intended for.
Consent: Look for the presence of a “yes” rather than the absence of a “no". And remember, anyone can change their mind at any time.
Pronouns: Please ask for pronouns when meeting someone new! As a default, us gender neutral pronouns when interacting with staff and new people you meet.
NO homophobia. NO racism. NO sexism. NO xenophobia. NO transphobia. NO ableism. NO intolerance. NO discrimination of any kind! NO exceptions!
If you have any comments/questions/concerns and/or someone is making you feel uncomfortable or unsafe - or you are witnessing someone else uncomfortable or unsafe - please SPEAK UP! If you see something, say something!
⚠️ Venue is ADA accessible and the bathrooms are gender neutral ⚠️
Vogue and Balboa Theaters, San Francisco
All Weekend, Ages: All
Opening Night with ELSA ZYLBERSTEIN & the film SIMONE (at the Vogue Theater)
Join us for a fabulous celebration of French cinema at the Vogue Theater & Balboa Theater!
5 MOVIE PASS SALE AVAILABLE UNTIL 10/6/2023
November 3, 2023 : VOGUE THEATER - 3290 st. San Francisco
✨Friday November 3rd, 2023: SIMONE (starring Elsa Zylberstein) [Opening Night with Elsa Zylberstein attending]
November 4 & 5: BALBOA THEATER - 3630 Balboa st. San Francisco
▪️Saturday November 4th at 4pm : TIRAILLEURS (starring Omar Sy) [première]
▪️Saturday November 4th at 7pm: THE THREE MUSKETEERS - part 1 - (starring Eva Green, Vincent Cassel, François Civil, Romain Duris, Pio Marmai) [première]
▪️Sunday November 5th at 4pm: THE BOOK OF SOLUTIONS (starring Pierre Niney, Blanche Gardin) [première]
▪️Sunday November 5th at 7pm: TONI EN FAMILLE (starring Camille Cottin) [première]
✨ Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of French films, filled with romance, drama, history and comedy.
Saturday, November 4th
Stow Lake Boathouse, San Francisco
7:30 PM, Ages: All
About Lakehouse Jazz
Indulge in a truly unique and immersive music experience at Lakehouse Jazz. Our intimate concert series, nestled within the iconic Golden Gate Park, offers the perfect setting to unwind and escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. As Karl the Fog sets in and illuminates the lake, join us inside for an evening of influenced jazz music from the Bay Area's finest musicians, paired with a glass of wine or beer.
Not only will you enjoy an unforgettable night of live jazz, but your attendance also supports the local art scene and its musicians.
Experience the thrill of the unknown with our secret concert series, featuring new bands every Friday and Saturday. Discover a wide range of jazz styles, from 1920s swing to latin, funk, fusion, hip-hop, bossa, and original compositions. This concert series is produced by Mellow Sessions, ensuring a one-of-a-kind experience. Don't miss your chance to be a part of this exclusive and intimate concert, considered the best-reviewed worldwide. Secure your tickets now and elevate your music experience to new heights!
About the venue
Located in the heart of SF's famous Golden Gate Park, there’s a lovely boathouse known only by a few locals. Every Friday we transform this space into a non-conventional intimate music venue. Nearby you can start off your evening by visiting the best Gold Gate Park has to offer. Our top favorites are the De Young Museum, the Japanese Garden, the Academy of Science, and of course a cruise around the Stow Lake on a paddleboat, perfect for a group party or a date!
Experience a one-of-a-kind night of live music in a unique setting, and make lasting memories with friends and loved ones. Don't miss out on this local secret, purchase your tickets now and get ready to be transported to an unforgettable night of music and beauty in the heart of San Francisco.
Ferry Building, San Francisco
11 AM, Ages: All
EVERY CUP OF TEA IS A STORY General Admission includes:
Free tastings to discover the latest trends and innovations in tea
Porcelain tasting cup to take home
A full day of fun and conversation with other tea enthusiasts
Presentations from experts in the tea community
Limited quantities of swag bags available -- grab your tickets early! EXPLORE THE TEA MARKET Discover teas directly from the makers and producers. Complimentary tastings of teas from local and global producers are available with entry. Learn more about vendors, class schedule and details on how to get there at www.SFITF.com
Sunday, November 5th
37th Between Ortega and Pacheco, San Francisco
9 AM, Ages: All
A weekly market featuring farmers, ranchers, food artisans, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. Explore all the amazing local businesses surrounding the farmers market at sunsetstrong.com.
You can find us every Sunday 9am-2pm year round on 37th avenue/Ortega and every Wednesday 3pm-7pm (June to August)
Muni: Lines 7, 29, 48
Unlike most of San Francisco, street parking is usually fairly easy surrounding the market.
Typically 25+ vendors
Weekly activities and fun
The Wednesday and Sunday Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile features ranchers, local farm fresh produce, unique artisan foods, delicious pop-up eateries, talented makers, local merchants, live music and an extensive Fun Zone for all ages.
Eat, drink, shop, play, connect and be local at our Wednesday and Sunday markets under the trees! www.sunsetmercantilesf.com for more details.
Ferry Building, San Francisco
1 PM, Ages: All
Join in the Halloween fun and visit the Ferry Building on Sunday, October 29th from 11am - 1pm for Trick-or-Treating inside the Marketplace while supplies last!
Win a prize by completing our scavenger hunt, have your face painted, tarot cards read, make a seasonal craft with your family and watch a live pumpkin carving demonstration. Costumes encouraged!
Show your Eventbrite ticket at the Ferry Building tent in front of the building to get a trick-or-treating bag, then head inside the Marketplace. Participating shops will be marked with signage.
This event is perfect for kids and families. All activities are free and open to the public.