Events for March 16, 2013
Saturday, March 16
On March 16, 2013, see hundreds of students from across the Bay Area share their research and solutions for sustainable communities at The World Savvy Challenge Bay Area Competition.
The World Savvy Challenge is an academic program that engages middle and high school students in project-based learning …
Martin Griffin Preserve (formerly called Bolinas Lagoon Preserve) hosts one of the most studied Great Egret nesting sites on the West Coast and the public season opens on March 16, 2013.
Each year visitors can enjoy viewing approximately 100 active nests in a grove of redwoods …
The Asian Art Museum’s mesmerizing storytellers will enliven Westfield San Francisco Centre with enchanting, family-friendly myths and folktales about gods, demons, ghosts, and animals, sparking the imaginations of both young and old. The recently opened David’s Tea will provide complimentary refreshments during story time. Storytelling ...
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “The Croods”, The Croods is the new 3D computer-animated adventure!.
Free Film Screening: The Croods
Saturday, March 16, 2013 (11am)
Secret Movie Theater Location in San Francisco
– RSVP Code: FUNSFGMXZ
Tickets available through GoFoBo.com/rsvp
Tickets are free, but subject to availability.
On March 16, 2013 visit the Mission district and join a day of autonomously organized events with books, speakers, workshops, skillshares and hacking. Several locations. Many types of events. Decentralized.
Locations announced so far:
(A) Subversive Book Event | Station 40 (3030b 16th Street). 11am-6pm
A Day of (A) …
Seasonal Cooking Demo: Pooja Mottl
Saturday, March 16, 2013 – 11:00am – 11:45am
Pooja Mottl is a professionally trained natural foods chef based in New York. As a graduate of the Chef’s Training Program at the Natural Gourmet Institute for Healthy and Culinary Arts (NGI), Pooja is …
2014 Update: Please note that there is no Civic Center Festival for 2014. The parade, however, will still take place on March 15, 2014.
The all day festival before, during and after the 162nd Annual St. Patrick’s Day parade provides a great opportunity for attendees to …
Tour the newest Measure DD project at the south end of Lake Merritt, learning about the effort underway to reverse the long history of urban encroachment upon this tidal lagoon.
You’ll visit the newly-opened channel, tidal marsh, and stormwater treatment features. Learn how the water flow …
The Cartoon Art Museum celebrates the upcoming release of G.I. Joe: Retaliation with a full day of special events on Saturday, March 16, 2013.
The internationally renowned cosplay charity group Cobra 1st Legion will be in attendance, dressed as popular G.I. Joe and Cobra characters to …
For the first time, the market will feature a beer and wine garden sponsored by Almanac Beer Co. and featuring wine from Bluxome Street Winery. Also on-site will be food crafts for kids and cookbook signings.
Partial list of vendors:
Sous Beurre Kitchen
Tango and Stache
This is a family-friendly, free game of Humans vs. Zombies, starting out at the Dolores Park playground and bringing both human and zombie alike into the surrounding neighborhood.
Free, but RSVP is required. Bring your own weaponry, and either a bandanna, scarf or strip of cloth. …
Love art, but find the Murmur to be more like a scream? Then the Saturday Stroll might be just what the artist ordered. The Saturday Stroll is quieter and more focused on the art in the galleries that participate in Oakland’s highly popular Art Murmur, luring in art enthusiasts who ...
March 16, 2013 theme: Fact & Fiction
Led by Mary Muszynski of Read the City.
Meet at 2pm at Art on 25th Street (473 25th St.)
Want to add some green to your walls? Are you short on space, but want a garden? Turn your ideas from the “Green the City” presentation into action and participate in a wood pallet living wall demo. They’ll discuss various designs to find the best option …
Get a sneak peak at the recipe Terri Wu, Pastry Chef at Farallon Restaurant, plans to prepare at Dessert First: her signature Rhubarb Grapefruit Gallette with Grapefruit Hibiscus Curd and Saint Benoit Milk Ricotta.
Free, but RSVP is required. This event is now SOLD OUT.
The chef …
Performance is at 3 pm. Post-show Q&A with the cast is at 4 pm.
Saint Paddy’s Parade After Party at 800 Larkin noon to 2am. Free Corned beef and Cabbage, Pot of Gold Cupcakes served from 3pm until it’s all gone.
Drink Specials : 12 oz Draft Guinness & Shot of Powers Irish Whiskey $6.
In celebration of the 75th anniversary of Dr. Seuss’s second book, The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins, Dr. Seuss’s never-before-seen hat collection will be exhibited from 5-8pm on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at Dennis Rae Fine Art gallery.
The Art of Dr. Seuss curator will be on hand to …
In honor of illustrator Ana Benaroya becoming the newest collaborator in Noowork’s artist line, they’re throwing a party on Saturday, March 16, 2013.
Join the party for Ana’s Nooworks debut, where her high-contrast paintings and kaleidoscopic textile will be on full display.
Singer-songwriter Ela J and DJ Phil Manley will be …
Join the Carrotmob Sake Hour at Yuubi Sushi. $1.00 sakes if you like Yuubi’s Facebook page.
We’re Carrotmobbing Yuubi Sushi in the Richmond to get them to start serving sustainable seafood. We’ll be joined by leading expert Maggie Ostdahl from SF Seafood Watch Alliance who will …
Celebrate the new Cottage Food Law with an open to the public event curated by Alex Stone featuring local safely handmade delicacies under the new law, live music and a free drink with your sliding scale door fee ($0-5).
“Thanks to the Cottage Food Act, foodies …
The Riptide hosts a Saturday night bingo party every Saturday about 6pm over just after 8pm. There are 3 rounds, you can win drinks, prizes, and the final blackout round is a $50 bar tab.
When O69 gets called everyone playing bingo gets a free Jell-O …
Explore the opening reception of a 78 person art show spanning every card in a standard Rider-Waite Tarot deck, reimagined by top contemporary artists from around the United States.
The show is curated by Warholian’s Michael Cuffe and hosted by Bradley Platz and Kim Larson of San …
Do you know that the French language is shared by 220 millions of people over the five continents? Senegal, Mali, Morocco, Canada, Haïti… Come discover and celebrate the French Speaking Countries, Saturday, March 16, 2013 at the Alliance Française de San Francisco from 6-10pm
Cover: $7 for non-members, with …
Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other fantastic view points like the Randall Museum, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Join the San Francisco Amateur Astronomers for their next City Star Party, preceded by ...
Watch for Comet Pan-STARRS in the western sky on Saturday, March 16, 2013.
Participate in hands-on astronomy activities followed by supervised observing through the many different telescopes of MDAS members.
Bring snacks, water, binoculars, and warm clothes. If you bring a flashlight, please cover it with red …
Fans who have followed Umphrey’s McGee for any period of time know that there are only two guarantees: you never know what you’re going to get, and Umphrey’s always delivers.
The band’s stellar reputation is based on marathon concerts that mix original, technically demanding tunes with …
Spring is coming and after four months of hibernation, Oakland Nights…Live is awake and ready to roar. They have a new location, a new night of the month and a newly reinvigorated joie de vivre.
The March 2013 theme is “The Human Body.” Like a phoenix, a …
On March 16, 2013 Opera on Tap will feature:
Christa Durand – soprano
Sara Hagenbuch – soprano
Alix Jerenic – mezzo-soprano
Ben Kazez- bass-baritone
Joachim Luis- tenor
Hayden Muhl – tenor
Madison Smith – soprano
Jessica Winn – mezzo-soprano
Adina Dorband – soprano & Public Liaison
Katherine Gerber-Biswas – soprano & Co-Managing Diva
Indre Viskontas – …
Comedy Lineup: March 16, 2013
Dave Clay headlining
Andrew Holmgren hosting
Grab your yoga mat and come to Sports Basement Berkeley for some relaxing weekend yoga. Community classes take place every Saturday.
Please BYOM (Bring Your Own Mat) and water bottle. All levels are welcome.
Come and play outdoors, in nature. Enjoy inverting, reverting, and melting into the ground. Join up every Saturday for a rejuvenating morning flow and meditation for body, mind, and spirit.
Purusha yogis teach free yoga on Saturday mornings in Golden Gate Park at 11 am, as part of …
Love art, but find the Murmur to be more like a scream? Then the Saturday Stroll might be just what the artist ordered.
The Saturday Stroll is quieter and more focused on the art in the galleries that participate in Oakland’s highly popular Art Murmur, luring in art enthusiasts who prefer …
The Riptide hosts a bingo party, every Saturday, which runs from about 6 pm to just after 8 pm. There are 3 rounds; you can win drinks, prizes, and the final blackout round prize is a $50 bar tab. Get lubricated with $3 Blue Moons
Comedian Johan Miranda presents a Saturday Night Comedy Showcase, every Saturday night at Pappy’s Bar in Berkeley.
This free stand-up comedy showcase features comedians from all around the Bay Area at 8:30 pm followed by a DJ dance party.
Come relax in the Heritage Lounge of 1300 on Fillmore and listen a free jazz performance during Saturday Night Live Music.
The band lineup will change weekly and they do take some Saturdays off so make sure to check the schedule to see who’s performing.
There is no cover …