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Saturday, April 19

Watch Amazing & Massive Sand Art Creation | Ocean Beach
Saturday, April 19 – 7:30 am | Cost: FREE | Ocean Beach (Fulton)
Watch Amazing & Massive Sand Art Creation | Ocean Beach

Andres Amador is an earthscape artist from San Francisco who is well known for creating massive sand drawings on the beach using only a rake and some volunteers. His next project is at Ocean Beach from 7:30-9:30 am on Saturday, April 19, 2014.
Saturday’s event is …

2014 Duboce Park Egg Hunt | SF
2014 Duboce Park Egg Hunt | SF

Duboce Park is hosting its annual Easter Egg Hunt with eggs for kids and coffee for the grownups starting at 9 am on Saturday, April 19, 2014.
Free, but an RSVP is required to duboce.egg.hunt@gmail.com. Please include the ages of your children.

Earth Day 2014 Festival | Civic Center
Saturday, April 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
Earth Day 2014 Festival | Civic Center

Every year, up to 10,000 people from the Bay Area, and beyond converge at U.N. Plaza/ Civic Center to celebrate Earth Day San Francisco.
Earth Day Festival | San Francisco
Saturday, April 19, 2014 | 10 am to 6 pm
Civic Center and UN Plaza, SF
FREE
The event features …

Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, April 19 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Stow Lake
Heron Watch at Stow Lake | Golden Gate Park

Come see the Great Blue Herons and their brand new chicks using spotting scopes, as naturalists show you these magnificent birds and explain their behavior. These exciting 4′ tall birds with 6′ wingspans fly in and out of the nests brooding the chicks, feeding the chicks, etc. Interns ...

Race Start Ceremony: Clipper Round the World Yacht Race | SF
Saturday, April 19 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Pier 40
Race Start Ceremony: Clipper Round the World Yacht Race | SF

Get amongst the action and watch the twelve teams race under the Golden Gate Bridge into the changeable conditions that the remaining global course brings on race start day, Saturday, April 19, 2014.
Schedule

10 am: Departure Ceremony, Pier 40
11 am: Parade of Sail
1 pm: Race Start

2014 Spring Eggstravaganza Carnival & BBQ Contest | Golden Gate Park
Saturday, April 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: $8 | Sharon Meadow
2014 Spring Eggstravaganza Carnival & BBQ Contest | Golden Gate Park

Celebrate spring at the annual Eggstravaganza event at Sharon Meadow in Golden Gate Park from 11 am to 3 pm on Saturday, April 19, 2014.
This family-friendly event features egg hunts, carnival rides, games, live entertainment, kids activities and a heated barbecue competition between Rec and Park, …

2014 Cherry Blossom Festival: Saturday | Japantown
Saturday, April 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
2014 Cherry Blossom Festival: Saturday | Japantown

Event Schedule for Saturday, April 19, 2014
Peace Plaza Stage

12:00 – 12:30 pm San Francisco Taiko Dojo
12:30 – 1:00 pm Grass Valley Taiko
1:00 – 1:30 pm Rosa Parks School Japanese Bilingual Bicultural Program
1:30 – 2:00 pm Zanshin Dojo
2:00 – 2:15 pm Children’s Tsuzumi Challenge
2:15 – 2:30 pm …

Tacolicious Tasting Event & Chef Demo | Embarcadero
Saturday, April 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Tastes will be provided for the first 100 guests.
| Two Embarcadero Center
Tacolicious Tasting Event & Chef Demo | Embarcadero

Come to Plated, Embarcadero Center’s Saturday morning series of free intimate chef interviews and cooking demos featuring Farmer’s Market fresh items, complete with recipes for everyone to enjoy at home. Free, but an RSVP is required for each event. Tastes will be provided for the first 100 guests. ...

$1 Earth Day Sale | Buffalo Exchange
Saturday, April 19 – All Day | Cost: $1 | Buffalo Exchange (Haight)
$1 Earth Day Sale | Buffalo Exchange

Buffalo Exchange is partnering with the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum to help raise awareness of pollination conservation at all of their Bay Area locations on April 19, 2014.
All proceeds from the purchase of $1 items will be donated to Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum and help its current …

World Naked Bike Ride: Earth Day 2014 Edition | SF
Saturday, April 19 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
World Naked Bike Ride: Earth Day 2014 Edition | SF

It’s time to tune up those bikes and toss those riding duds in the wash; you won’t need them for the World Naked Bike Ride: Earth Day Edition in San Francisco on Saturday, April 19, 2014.
Meet at 11 am in Justin Herman Plaza at the northeast corner, behind …

Win Tix: Ultimate Frisbee: SF FlameThrowers Season Opener | SF
Ultimate Frisbee: SF FlameThrowers Season Opener | SF

Come see the San Francisco FlameThrowers Home Opener on April 19, 2014 as they take on The Salt Lake Lions and experience the fast-paced, fun, and fiercely competitive spectacle of Professional Ultimate disc (think hardcore frisbee, for you beach bums).
This is no game of catch at the …

Sisters Of Perpetual Indulgence Castro Procession & Art Walk | SF
Saturday, April 19 – 12:45 pm | Cost: FREE | 272 Dolores
Sisters Of Perpetual Indulgence Castro Procession & Art Walk | SF

Celebrate the 35th anniversary of The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence with a unique guided meditation art walk through the Castro. Experience Sistory with a special opening ritual from the Founding Sisters at 12:45 pm on Saturday, April 19, 2014. The walk launches at 1:11 pm.
To participate, download …

RAWdance Modern Dance Showcase | SF
Saturday, April 19 – All Day | Cost: $1*
*Pay what you can at the door and for coffee, popcorn and other snacks.
| Joe Goode Annex
RAWdance Modern Dance Showcase | SF

There are two performances on Saturday, April 19, 2014 – 3 pm and 8 pm.

101 Vagina Photo Exhibit & Book Launch | SF
Saturday, April 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Goforaloop Gallery & Studios
101 Vagina Photo Exhibit & Book Launch | SF

The art show that will be on everybody’s lips, 101 Vagina, a powerful photo exhibition celebrating women and breaking down taboos about body image, is coming to SF’s Goforaloop this month with a public opening evening on Saturday, April 19, 2014.
Australian-German photographer Philip Werner brings …

“Flask Mob” Secret Drinking & Photo Walk | SF
Saturday, April 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sansome & Commercial

The flask mob hits the Financial District in April 2014 for another renegade monthly photo walk.
Bring a flask and your camera to mob the streets  to discover and photograph typical and crazy Saturday nights in San Francisco.

Win Tix: Synths Night: New Wave Dance Party | SoMa
Saturday, April 19 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost: $7 before 10pm / $12 after
| The Cat Club
Synths Night: New Wave Dance Party | SoMa

Dance to the best of New Wave Synth in music and videos from Depeche Mode, Duran Duran, Erasure, A Flock of Seagulls, The Human League, Kraftwerk, New Order, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, Soft Cell, Tubeway Army, Ultravox & more with DJ Shindog and Skip.
Also featuring the best of New Wave music and classic videos all night with resident …

“Fringe” Indie Music Video Party | SF
Saturday, April 19 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free before 10pm with RSVP on Facebook. Otherwise $5. 21+
| Madrone Art Bar

Fringe, the indie music video dance party, happens every third Saturday at Madrone Art Bar. Free before 10pm with RSVP. Otherwise $5. DJs Blondie K and subOctave spin your favorite indie music videos plus the latest remixes causing a buzz on the dance floor. “In this ...

The Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF
Saturday, April 19 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with an RSVP, or $5 at the door.
| Milk Bar
The Queen is Dead: Morrissey & The Smiths Dance Party | SF

It’s the death of a disco dancer with Milk Bar’s “The Queen is Dead” dance party featuring the music of The Smiths, Morrissey, and other brit pop, new wave, and post punk heavy-hitters. “The Queen is Dead” Dance Party Third Saturday of the month  | 9 pm-2 ...

Win Tix: Midnight Movie: The Big Lebowski | Clay Theatre
Saturday, April 19 – 11:59 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a pair of tickets. Regular cost: $10.50 General Admission / $8 Student with Valid ID
| Landmark's Clay Theatre
Midnight Movie: The Big Lebowski | Clay Theatre

From the Academy Award-winning Coen Brothers comes a quirky comedy-thriller about bowling, avant-garde art, nihilistic Austrians and a guy named…The Dude.
But you knew all that already, right? Come see the midnight showing of The Big Lebowski at the Clay Theatre at on 4/20 weekend (showing on 4/18, …

San Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF
Saturday, April 19 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location (SF)
San Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride | SF

Every third Saturday, you are invited to bicycle with the San Francisco Midnight Mystery Ride as they set out to a new mystery location in SF. Where to meet? They’ll post ride start locations on their website and Facebook page, the day of the ride only; there’s ...

Sunday, April 20

2014 Sunrise Easter Service on Top of a Mountain | SF
Sunday, April 20 – 6:30 am | Cost: FREE | Mount Davidson Summit Cross
2014 Sunrise Easter Service on Top of a Mountain | SF

San Francisco’s grandest Easter morning tradition gets under way at 6:30 am on Sunday, April 20, 2014 at the annual Sunrise Service at Mount Davidson Cross. This year’s citywide celebration atop the city’s highest peak marks the 92nd anniversary of the event.
Civic leaders taking part in …

2014 Union Street Easter Parade & Festival | SF
Sunday, April 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Union Street (Gough to Fillmore)
2014 Union Street Easter Parade & Festival | SF

San Francisco’s annual Spring Celebration & Easter Parade is not your average street fair or formal parade. It is best described as wonderful, wacky, elegant and fabulous, with everything from roller-blading cows and creative self-propelled mini-floats to garden areas, sophisticated fashions and beautiful classic and art cars.
Union Street’s …

2014 Sisters’ Easter Celebration w/ Hunky Jesus Contest | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, April 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*In case of bad weather, visit thesisters.org for location updates
| Hellman Hollow
2014 Sisters' Easter Celebration w/ Hunky Jesus Contest | Golden Gate Park

The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, the kabuki-inspired cross-dressing nuns-of-fun, host their 35th Easter Sunday in the Park on April 20, 2014 at Hellman Hollow in Golden Gate Park.
There’s a family-friendly Children’s Easter celebration at 10 am, but the real fun follows after the kids head …

2014 SF Library Spring Book Sale: $1 Day | Fort Mason
Sunday, April 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fort Mason Center
2014 SF Library Spring Book Sale: $1 Day | Fort Mason

Held at Fort Mason Center’s Festival Pavilion, the San Francisco Public Library’s Spring Book Sale will feature over 250,000 books, DVDs, CDs, books on tape, vinyl and other forms of media in over 70 categories. SFPL 2014 Spring Book Sale April 16-20, 2014 | 10 ...

Food Truck Easter Brunch Bash: Egg Painting & Bottomless Mimosas | SoMa
Sunday, April 20 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Food Truck Easter Brunch Bash: Egg Painting & Bottomless Mimosas | SoMa

SoMa StrEat Food Park and FuncheapSF are having a special Easter Sunday Brunch starting at 10 am on Sunday, April 20, 2014.
Over 10 delicious food trucks will be serving egg-cellent brunch specials. There will be tons of fun events for kids including an Easter egg …