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The Berkeley Kite FestivalThe Berkeley Kite Festival
By - posted 7/28/2016
Fairs & Festivals

Photo | sparlingkite.comKites aren’t just for kids any more. Experience the artistry of modern kite flying at the 31st Annual Berkeley Kite Festival & West Coast Kite Championships. You’ll find something for everyone, from the giant creature kites as big as houses, to the free kite making and free candy drops for more...

Pokémon Go PartiesPokémon Go Parties
By - posted 7/27/2016
Get Out : Events

Photo | Science News Are you a trainer? Are you completely addicted? We get it – come out to these fun gatherings to meet other trainers, level up your game and share your obsession with your fellow San Franciscans.

Harry Potter MadnessHarry Potter Madness
By - posted 7/27/2016
Celebrations

Photo | Periplus Ready or not, the eighth book is coming. Harry Potter and The Cursed Child is finally getting released on July 31, 2016 and San Francisco has a few ways for you to celebrate.

Market Street Prototyping Festival Open HouseMarket Street Prototyping Festival Open House
By - posted 7/24/2016
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Photo | Market Street Prototyping FestivalJoin the Market Street Prototyping Festival’s Open House and preview 40 concepts – 30 that will debut during this year’s 3-day festival plus 10 projects from last year that will continue on for a 2-year stay – and offer feedback to the teams. This event brings more...

The Great Mac and Cheese Melt-OffThe Great Mac and Cheese Melt-Off
By - posted 7/24/2016
Eat & Drink

Experience the biggest Fête du Fromage in San Francisco. Eight+ of the best food trucks and pop-up shops will be mixing up mouthwatering Mac and Cheese specials all day long. Who will be the mac and cheesiest? Cast your vote for the chancellor of cheese, the monarch of mac, the king more...

5th Annual Circus Festival5th Annual Circus Festival
By - posted 7/24/2016
Fairs & Festivals

Photo | Circus Bella Bring the family to the 2016 Circus Festival where Circus Bella and Prescott Circus Theatre will delight with fun and acrobatic performances, plus the kids can enjoy a fun slide, arts activities, and games. | FunCheapSF.com 5th Annual Circus Festival Sunday, July 24, 2016 | Noon to 4 pm NOW Hunters Point, Jennings more...

Free Symphony in the ParkFree Symphony in the Park
By - posted 7/20/2016
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Photo | San Francisco SymphonyCome out to hear the San Francisco Symphony for the 2nd annual free outdoor waterfront concert at Pier 27, featuring a gripping program including Shostakovich’s rousing Festive Overture, Prokofiev’s Third Piano Concerto performed by the “thrilling” Makoto Ozone (The New York Times), and Mussorgsky’s grand musical journey through more...

SFMOMA's First Ever SFMOMA’s First Ever “Free Family Day”
By - posted 7/20/2016
Celebrations

Photo | SFMOMA via FacebookThe San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) welcomes families and intergenerational audiences to the newly expanded and transformed museum for its first Free Family Day on Sunday, July 24, 2016. While the museum is always free for visitors 18 and younger, on Free Family Day, it more...

The 2nd Film Night in the Park of 2016The 2nd Film Night in the Park of 2016
By - posted 7/20/2016
Fairs & Festivals

Photo | San Francisco Neighborhood Theater Foundation The San Francisco Neighborhood Theater Foundation (SFNTF) produces the popular Film Night in the Park Outdoor Film Series in Dolores Park, Union Square and Washington Square Park. Films are free of charge in beautiful park settings and projected on a giant outdoor screen. Arrive early, spread more...

20th Annual Graffiti Arts Festival20th Annual Graffiti Arts Festival
By - posted 7/20/2016
Artsy Fartsy

Photo | missionlocal.orgEach year, the Urban Youth Arts Festival sets up about a huge Community Painting Wall in Precita Park for artists of all ages to express themselves, along with music, free food and fun for the whole family. 20th Annual Urban Youth Arts Festival Saturday, July 23, 2016 | Noon to 5 pm Precita Park, Precita more...

SF's Massive Pokémon GO CrawlSF’s Massive Pokémon GO Crawl
By - posted 7/20/2016
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Photo | Pokemon GO via YouTube Hey all you pokemon trainers, SF State student Sara Witsch saw a Pokemon Go crawl on for Sacramento and thought why not throw her own unofficial crawl in SF. 33,000 Facebook RSVPs later, it’s turned into a beast. So download (which you probably have already) Pokemon Go and get more...

Joey Chestnut Joey Chestnut “Hot Dog Eating Champion” Parade
By - posted 7/20/2016
Celebrations

Photo | Nathans FamounsWe never got our Warriors’ parade this year, but the Bay Area still has a champion worthy of a parade. Join Live 105’s Kevin Klein Live to celebrate local hot dog-eating champ Joey Chestnut (born in Vallejo, lives in San Jose) by parading him around the streets of more...

Free See's Candies Lollypop DayFree See’s Candies Lollypop Day
By - posted 7/19/2016
Freebies

Photo | See's Candies via FacebookCelebrate National Lollypop Day with See’s Candies by stopping by any See’s Candies shop on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 for a free lollypop with no purchase necessary. Plus for 2016 they are telling us that they will have Root Beer Lollypops back, just in time for National more...

San Francisco Symphony's Free Summer ConcertSan Francisco Symphony’s Free Summer Concert
By - posted 7/17/2016
Get Out : Events

Photo | San Francisco Symphony Join the San Francisco Symphony for the second annual free outdoor waterfront concert at Pier 27, featuring a gripping program including Shostakovich’s rousing Festive Overture, Prokofiev’s Third Piano Concerto performed by the “thrilling” Makoto Ozone (The New York Times), and Mussorgsky’s grand musical journey through an more...

SF's Rare 2-Day Only MuseumSF’s Rare 2-Day Only Museum
By - posted 7/16/2016
Only in San Francisco

Photo | National Park ServiceSee seldom seen pieces of San Francisco, Marin, and San Mateo history at this rare public viewing  of artifacts that are typically in storage at the GGNRA’s permanent museum collection. Discover items recently recovered from park lands, view rarely-seen FBI artifacts from the 1962 escape from Alcatraz, and learn about the more...