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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 14, 2023

9:00 am   Westbrae Pumpkin Patch 2023 in North Berkeley + Fall Bake Sale (Oct. 1-31)  FREE*
*Free to peruse, but pumpkins for purchase
9:00 am   51st Annual Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival (Oct. 14-15)  FREE
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   Bay Area Maker Faire Returns for 2023 (Oct. 13-15)  $34.99*
*Early bird single day adult tickets are $34.99 (kids are $19.99), but prices go up August 31st.
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
11:00 am   SF’s “Clean up The City” Lower Polk Neighborhood Cleanup  FREE
11:00 am   MoAD: Museum of the African Diaspora Free Museum Day (SF)  FREE
12:00 pm   9th Annual “Cold Frisco Nights” Lowrider Cruise (SF)  FREE
12:00 pm   SF’s Rock Fest 2023  FREE
12:00 pm   “Illuminations” SF’s Brand New Art & Science Showcase (Oct. 7-28)  $10*
*Get 20% discount w/ promo code: FUNCHEAPSF for all ticket tiers. Community ticketing: $12.50 for those who can't afford the general admission price before discount. General Admission price is $25 before discount. VIP ticket price is $125 before discount.
12:00 pm   Oakland’s Rockridge Rock-N-Stroll Family Fest 2023 (May – October)  FREE*
12:00 pm   Fern Alley Music Series  FREE
12:00 pm   “Litquake” Outdoors w/ Bay Area BIPOC & LGBTQ+ Writers (Yerba Buena Gardens)  FREE
12:00 pm   SF’s 2023 “Bearrison” Street Fair w/ DJs, Circus Fun + Wrestling (SoMa)  FREE*
*The fair is free, but donations are always appreciated
12:00 pm   El Cerrito Free Folk Festival 2023  FREE
1:00 pm   “Union Square in Bloom” 2023 Summer Music Series (July 8 – Oct. 19)  FREE
2:00 pm   SF’s Valencia Street Saturday Block Parties (July 8-Nov 18)  FREE
2:00 pm   Museum of the Eye’s “Ocular Oddities Family Tour” (SF)  FREE
4:00 pm   SF’s “Clean up The City” West SoMa Cleanup (w/ Free Drink for Volunteers)  FREE
4:00 pm   SF’s “Bloom to Harvest” 2023 Wine, Spirits, & Art Walk (Union Square)  FREE*
*Free entry
7:00 pm   SF’s “Black Laughs Matter” North Beach Comedy Pop-Up (2023)  FREE*
*Free with RSVP (normally $15-25)
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
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*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
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*Early bird tickets normally $25, use code FUNCHEAP for $5 off. After early bird tickets are sold out, prices go up.
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*Enter to win a pair of tickets
9:00 pm   “Comedians with Criminal Records” Live in SF (2023)  FREE*
*Limited free tickets w/ secret code FUNCHEAPGUEST. Otherwise $5 off with secret code FUNCHEAP
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*Get $5 off Tickets - Early Bird tickets $5 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $10-15). Two drink minimum
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