Sure, for 2013 you can attend the traditional egg hunts and sunrise services atop a mountain, but our city just needs to do some things a bit different – with a wacky Easter parade on Union Street, an “Easter vs. Science” photo hunt.
And don’t forget the biggest event of all, the drag queen nun collective Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence‘s “Hunky Jesus” contest and irreverent Easter celebration in Dolores Park.
So have a happy Easter, San Francisco… whichever way you swing!
Friday, April 18
In its 4th annual free Good Friday performance, the St. Lawrence String Quartet will play Haydn’s Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross.
In this seven-section work, lasting just over an hour, Haydn is at his most reflective. Evoking the last hours of Christ’s life, …
The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence and Bad Flower Productions proudly present “Sing-Along Jesus Christ Superstar” which kicks off the Sisters’ Easter weekend with this long-awaited, musical and cinematic event, back by popular demand on Good Friday.
This year, they will have a “Chunky Jesus Contest” before …
Saturday, April 19
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the ages of your children.
Eggster will be holding its Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival at the UC Berkeley Campus with an egg hunt, performances and live music, and tons of raffle prizes.
20th Annual Egg Hunt & Learning Festival
Saturday, April 19, 2014 | 10 am to 3 pm
Campanile (Sather Tower), UC Berkeley
2014 performers …
All humpy bunnies are invited to hop on in to Good Vibrations Valencia this weekend for a sexy Easter Egg Hunt that’s all for grown-ups. Find an egg and win a prize on April 19-20, 2014.
All egg-finders will get in-store discounts. Egg hunters must be 18 …
Join a day of Easter fun with your family at GateWay Bible Church which includes a giant egg hunt for kids of all ages, bounce houses, free family photos, a Cupcake Walk, a visit from the Easter Bunny, a petting zoo and lots more.
2014 Giant Egg …
Hop on over to the Emeryville Marina Park where the City of Emeryville will be hosting its annual Spring Carnival with free fun and games for children of all ages from 1-3 pm on Saturday, April 19, 2014.
There will carnival games, face painting, balloon twisting, …
The annual Oakland Easter Egg Hunt is completely free and each child will have a chance to decorate a free Easter egg basket, have an Easter Egg Hunt and get a free lunch after the hunt.
Easter egg baskets and lunches are on a first come, first …
Sunday, April 20
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 …
Take some time on Easter Sunday to learn something new about the city you love on a guided walk around San Francisco on Sunday, April 20, 2014.
2014 Easter Sunday Walking Tours
10 am - Cow Hollow
11 am - Castro: Tales Of The Village
11 am - Mission Dolores Neighborhood
11 am …
After the Sisters’ Easter in the Park, come down to the Cafe Flore for the official after-party and their outdoor patio relaunch party with DJs Bugie and Strano from 4-7 pm on Sunday, April 20, 2014.
Noe Street will be blocked off between Market and Beaver …
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