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$8 Flat Rate Parking in SF after 5pm (Chinatown/North Beach)

Every Saturday Through December 30th.

$8 Flat Rate Parking in SF after 5pm (Chinatown/North Beach)

Where can you get $8 flat rate parking in SF? 

How about while shopping, eating and drinking in Chinatown or North Beach! There’s no better place to park than Portsmouth Square Garage. Rates normally $4 per hour, but evening parking (after 5pm) is just $8, even on weekends. Portsmouth Square Garage is a non-profit built in 1962 to help support the Chinatown community and local businesses.

There’s even EV charging stations near the main entrance, bicycle parking and public restrooms with an access code printed on your parking ticket.

By parking in the garage you help support Chinatown businesses for their survival and growth.

Portsmouth Square Garage
Open 5am to Midnight (regular hours) and 5am to 1 am for Friday/Saturday (extended hours)

733 Kearny St. (btwn Washington and Clay), San Francisco
– $8 flat rate parking after 5pm (7 days a week)
– Lots of businesses validate to give you $5 off parking. (see list below)
– 456 available parking spaces in four-level structure w/ 7′-0″ height clearance
See Parking Rates

$8 Flat Rate Parking After 5pm

Evening parking is $8 maximum after 5pm. Sunday through Thursday, enter after 5 pm and exit by 12 am.  Friday & Saturday, enter after 5 pm and exit by 1 am

$5 Off Parking – Businesses Who Validate

$5.00 off posted parking rates maximum, no cash value will be refunded.
If your parking rate is $5.00 and under, no charge is assessed.

List of participating merchants who validate


  • R&G Lounge – 631 Kearny St. (415-982-7877) – Traditional Cantonese dishes popular with locals and tourists
  • Sam Wo – 713 Clay St. (415-989-8898) – Authentic Chinese fare since 1908
  • Lion’s Den – 57 Wentworth Pl. (628-201-4272) – Chinatown’s first new nightclub lounge in decades


  • Ellision LLC – 738 Washington St. (415-982-3886) – Medicine/Acupuncture
  • Wu Acupuncture – 835 Clay St., #102 (415-362-7276) – Acupuncture
  • Serenity Skin Care – 754 Pacific Ave. #D1 – Facials


  • Luk Fook Jewelry – 857 Washington St. (415-983-0168)
  • Lorreta’s Jewelry – 155 Waverly Pl. (415-291-8349)


  • Cheung Dental – 160 Waverly Pl. (415-399-8888)
  • Dr. Ross Carlton Lai – 456 Montgomery St. (415-391-9000)
  • Columbus Ave Dental – 225 Columbus Ave. (415-989-2729)
  • Mark Tsang DDS – 950 Stockton St., STE 208 (415-986-8899)


  • Next Station Hair & Beauty – 728 Pacific Ave. (415-722-1698)


  • Christopher Tong, OD – 899 Washington St # 6 (415-781-4524)

Tax Services

  • United Pro Tax Services– 749A Clay St. (415-981-6868)

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: $8*
*$8 flat rate parking after 5pm (7 days a week). Otherwise parking is $4/hour. Validation gets $5 off parking rates
Categories: *Top Pick*, In Person, Sponsored
Venue: Portsmouth Square Garage
Address: 733 Kearny St., San Francisco, CA

Saturday, October 7, 2023

9:30 am   Free “Legion of Honor” Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)  FREE*
*Free general admission to Bay Area residents. Valid ID or proof of residency required. This offer applies only to the permanent collection galleries. Timed advanced tickets required
9:30 am   Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)  FREE*
*Free general admission to Bay Area residents. Valid ID or proof of residency required. This offer applies only to the permanent collection galleries. Advanced timed tickets required.
10:00 am   Oakland Vintage Market w/ 45+ Vendors (First Saturdays)  FREE
10:00 am   SF’s “Clean up The City” South Mission Cleanup (w/ Free Food + Drinks for Volunteers)  FREE
10:00 am   SF’s “Clean up The City” Hayes Neighborhood Cleanup (w/ Free Lunch + Coffee for Volunteers)  FREE
10:00 am   Children’s Council of San Francisco “City Kids Family Fair” (2023)  FREE*
*Free, just need to register.
10:00 am   11th Annual “Taste of Africa” Festival (Livermore)  FREE
All Day   Bank of America’s “Museums On Us” Free Museum Weekend  FREE*
*Free for Bank of America or Merrill Lynch Card Holders. Some venues may be closed on certain days; please confirm directly with participating museums.
All Day   SF’s Chinatown Activation Weekends (June 1 – Nov. 30)  FREE
11:00 am   Por el Pueblo: The Legacy and Influence of Malaquías Montoya (Opening Weekend)  $25*
*Children 12 and under always receive free admission. OMCA also offers discounts for seniors, youth, and Museum for All Card EBT holders. Every first Sunday, our admission is a $5 suggested donation.
11:00 am   SF’s “Clean up The City” Lower Polk Neighborhood Cleanup  FREE
11:00 am   37th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition (Oct. 7-29)  FREE
11:00 am   SF’s Free “Circus On the Square” (St. Mark’s Square)  FREE*
*RSVP on Eventbrite
12:00 pm   Fleet Week 2023: Blue Angels Airshow + Full Schedule (Saturday)  FREE
12:00 pm   2023 “Fleet Week” Air Show Viewing at SF’s Francisco Park  FREE
12:00 pm   68th Annual East Bay “Armenian Food Festival” (Oct. 6-7)  FREE*
*Free before 5pm/ $3 after 5pm/ 12 and under free
12:00 pm   “Art Walk SF” October 2023 Block Party (Glen Park)  FREE*
*Free to attend
12:00 pm   Fern Alley Music Series  FREE
12:00 pm   SF’s 27th Annual Middle Eastern Food Festival (Oct. 7-8)  FREE*
*RSVP through Eventbrite
1:00 pm   Dogpatch Free Concerts in the Park (Fall 2023)  FREE
1:00 pm   “Union Square in Bloom” 2023 Summer Music Series (July 8 – Oct. 19)  FREE
2:00 pm   Due South Free Concert in the Park | SF  FREE
2:00 pm   SF’s Valencia Street Saturday Block Parties (July 8-Nov 18)  FREE
4:00 pm   SF’s “Clean up The City” West SoMa Cleanup (w/ Free Drink for Volunteers)  FREE
7:00 pm   SF’s HellaDesi Comedy Night (Every Saturday)  FREE*
*Free with RSVP for first 100 people. $10 advanced tickets or $15 at door without RSVP
7:00 pm   SF’s “Crazy Funny Asians” vs.” HellaDesi” Comedy Battle (2023)  FREE*
*Limited free tickets (bring cash for donations if you have the means)
7:00 pm   “Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase (SF)  FREE*
*Free tickets, but RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated. $10 adv / $15 door tickets also required
7:00 pm   FREE: Oakland Comedy Saturday Night @ Secret Speakeasy (7p + 9p Shows)  FREE*
*Limited free tickets with code FUNCHEAP (donations appreciated). Otherwise use code FUNCHEAP5 for $5 off early bird and general admission tickets
7:00 pm   Laugh GPT: SF’s First AI-Powered Stand-up Comedy Show (2023)  FREE*
*Use secret code HUMAN for comp tickets, otherwise, $10 off with secret code FUNCHEAP
9:00 pm   SF’s Prince vs. Michael Jackson DJ Party (NoPa)  $10
10:30 pm   “Britney vs. Missy” Throwback ’90s + ’00s Party (SF)  FREE*
*Free before 11p w/ RSVP
10:30 pm   No Scrubs: ’90s Hip Hop and R&B Night (SF)  $5*
*Get $5 off Tickets - Early Bird tickets $5 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $10-15). Two drink minimum
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