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“826 Day” 15th Anniversary Block Party | Mission Dist.

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Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Valencia and 20th | Valencia and 20th St., San Francisco, CA

Event Details

You’re invited to a community block party hosted by 826 Valencia on… you guessed it… 8/26!

It’s called, “826 Day” and for their 15th anniversary, they’re doing it big. A whole city block big. Join in for a celebration of the community that has made their last 15 years great, and help send them into the next 15 years with a splash.

Expect an afternoon of hula hooping, classic carnival games, a Lemony Snicket Dunk Tank, birthday cake and live music including headliner Thao Nguyen of Thao and the Get Down Stay Down. Plus it’s co-hosted by Different Fur Studios

826 Day Block Party
Saturday, August 26, 2017 | Noon to 5pm
Valencia St. between 19th and 20th, SF

Don’t miss these wild and crazy events:

Student readings
Hula hooping
Face painting
Crafts and writing-based activities
Carnival games (all the classics!)
A bounce house
An immersive VR experience written by our students and animated by Google
A dunk tank (Word is that our dear and mysterious friend Lemony Snicket, or his colleague Daniel Handler, will be dunked at 3:15 p.m.)

Plus performances by: 

12:00 p.m. Soltron
12:45 p.m. Cherry Hoops
1:30 p.m. Dot Vom
2:15 p.m. Mission High School Latino Student Organization Dancers
2:30 p.m. Owl Paws
3:15 p.m. wait what
4:00 p.m. Birthday cake & thank you from 826 Valencia
4:15 p.m. Thao Nguyen

These activities and more would not be possible without the generous help of their booth hosts: Different Fur Studios, Women’s Audio Mission, Google, Paxton Gate, Paxton Gate for Kids, Little Paper Planes, Mission Bicycle, Exploratorium, Rocket Dog Rescue, the Randall Museum, Enterprise for Youth, ScholarMatch, 826 National, and the staff and volunteers of 826 Valencia.

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: FREE
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Block Party, Fairs & Festivals, Kids & Families
Address: Valencia and 20th St., San Francisco, CA