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Watch the World Series with FuncheapWatch the World Series with Funcheap
By - posted 10/24/2014
Only in San Francisco

Yea, we own October! Come to SoMa StrEat Food Park for a huge game watch – game three of the World Series. If you couldn’t get tickets to AT&T Park on Friday night to get food truck grub, enjoy the beer garden and be part of the awesome playoff atmosphere at SF’s more...

The 1st Ever The 1st Ever “Nerd Night” Block Party
By - posted 10/24/2014
Geeks

Like The Blob, the Bay Area Science Festival keeps growing. Play old school video games at Folsom Street Foundry, attend nerd science lectures at Piston & Chain or take a guided field trip to hidden craftsmen and artisan workshops in SoMa. Nerd Nite Block Party Friday, October 24, 2014 – 6:00 pm more...

An 1886 Haunted HouseAn 1886 Haunted House
By - posted 10/24/2014
Get Out : Events

For only the second time ever, the historic 1886 Haas-Lilienthal House will be transformed into Mayhem Mansion, a haunted house style attraction. Set in a Victorian-era house museum, ghoulish guides walk you through dimly lit parlors and passages on a “twisted tour of terror” replete with frightful encounters in unexpected places. 2014 is more...

SF Sightseeing Tour Guide Loses Her Sh*tSF Sightseeing Tour Guide Loses Her Sh*t
By - posted 10/23/2014
City Insight

First posted by Broke Ass Stuart,  check out this San Francisco tour guide who loses it (apparently on her very last day of work) and let’s it all fly all the things she hated about living in Chinatown. “F*ck your laundry hanging out the window… F*ck your jade… F*ck your knock more...

A City Gone OrangeA City Gone Orange
By - posted 10/23/2014
Only in San Francisco

With the Giants in the World Series for third time in five years, the city is still glowing strong. Many of SF’s iconic buildings and structures are showing their Giants pride by lighting up orange for the World Series. Have any awesome photos of other buildings? Send them along and we’ll more...

2014 Zombie Walk2014 Zombie Walk
By - posted 10/23/2014
Get Out : Events

The zombies will awaken. The spirits of the dead will rise to invade the streets of San Francisco at 2 pm on Saturday, October 25, 2014. So if you see a zombie, rather than letting him eat your brains, bring some canned food to donate to the food bank. 2014 San Francisco more...

Journey to the End of the NightJourney to the End of the Night
By - posted 10/23/2014
Fun & Games

For one night, drop your relations, your work, your leisure, and all your usual motives for movement and action, and let yourself be drawn by the chase. Journey to the End of the Night is a free street game / scavenger hunt of epic proportions with nearly 2,000 people participating, all more...

World Series 2014 Game WatchWorld Series 2014 Game Watch
By - posted 10/22/2014
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It’s time for one more! Come to SoMa StrEat Food Park for Funcheap’s  huge game watch – Come out to get food truck grub, enjoy the beer garden and be part of the awesome playoff atmosphere at SF’s biggest game watch! There’s both indoor and outdoor space with heated lamps. SF Giants vs. more...

2014 Clam Chowder Competition2014 Clam Chowder Competition
By - posted 10/21/2014
Eat & Drink

At Wharf Fest’s one-day-only chowder competition, classic establishments like Boudin Bakery, Cioppino’s, and Fog Harbor Fish House will take on new wharf restaurants and battle it out for the title of Best Fisherman’s Wharf Chowder. Your ticket gets you samples from all of the competitors, plus you’ll get to vote. Fisherman’s Wharf more...

The Secrets Behind Lyft & Uber's FaresThe Secrets Behind Lyft & Uber’s Fares
By - posted 10/21/2014
City Insight

Do you bounce around from your Uber app to Lyft and Sidecar to see who can give you the best deal for a ride right now? A couple of data geeks Johnathan and Matt wanted to see if they could build a tool to make it easier. And they’ve launched whatsthefare.com more...

Muni's Trains of the Future: Have your SayMuni’s Trains of the Future: Have your Say
By - posted 10/20/2014
City Insight

Muni is modernizing their fleet with 175 new trains for $648 million that will start arriving in 2016 – more than doubling its fleet of Metro light rail trains. Want to have your say on the train’s interiors, features or color schemes? Come one SF… we know you do! > Take the more...

Rare October Walking ToursRare October Walking Tours
By - posted 10/19/2014
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San Francisco City Guides offers dozens of free guided walking tours, all over the city, throughout the year. But things get special during the months of May and October each year, when the San Francisco weather is particularly pleasant, City Guides add a slate of rare neighborhood explorations to its year more...

Orionid Meteor ShowerOrionid Meteor Shower
By - posted 10/19/2014
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On a dark, moonless night, the Orionids exhibit as many as 25 meteors per hour. These fast-moving meteors occasionally leave persistent trains. They sometimes produce bright fireballs, so watch for them to flame in the sky. If you trace these meteors backward, they seem to come from the Club of the more...

Mutilated Barbie Art PartyMutilated Barbie Art Party
By - posted 10/19/2014
Artsy Fartsy

Play out your demented fantasies in the name of charity. Barbara Millicent Roberts, aka Barbie, is looking for a new look this Halloween, so let your inner ‘plastic’ surgeon shine. Doc’s Clock presents Barbie Mutilation Night 2014. 2014 Barbie Mutilation Night: Halloween Edition Tuesday, October 21, 2014 – 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm Doc’s more...

Balmy Alley Mural Block PartyBalmy Alley Mural Block Party
By - posted 10/19/2014
Fairs & Festivals

Thirty years ago, 34 artists painted 26 murals in the Mission District’s Balmy Alley to express their opposition to U.S. intervention in Central America and to celebrate Mission Culture and Identity. They called themselves the PLACA Collective (PLACA signifies “to leave a mark” among other meanings). Join the community Sunday, October more...