Articles by Michie Ortiz
Monday, October 14
The International Indian Treaty Council presents the Annual Indigenous Peoples’ Sunrise Gathering commemorating 527 years of Indigenous resistance, honoring ancestors and future generations.
Honors the cultural resiliency of Indigenous Peoples in California and around the world, and celebrates the 50th anniversary of the occupation of Alcatraz by …
Want to see a pumpkin that weighs almost as much as a Smart Car?
World Pumpkin Capital Half Moon Bay will present its 46th Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off.
The Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off is offering a special $30,000 mega-prize for the world record-breaking …
Throughout Fleet Week, thousands of visitors climb aboard amphibious carriers, destroyers and cruisers docked at the Embarcadero to get a glimpse into the day-to-day lives of the sailors serving in the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard and the Royal Australian Navy.
All ship tours are free …
Got the day off? Take a guided walk around San Francisco and learn something new about the city you love on Columbus Day.
2019 Columbus Day Walking Tours
Monday, October 14, 2019 | 9:30 am
All over San Francisco
FREE, but donations are greatly appreciated.
9:30 am – Japanese Tea Garden
The annual San Francisco Fleet Week High School Band Challenge is returning to Golden Gate Park’s Band Shell, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019.
The event, co-hosted by Recruiting Station San Francisco, 12th Marine Corps Recruiting District and the San Francisco Fleet Week Association provides top Bay Area …
Red Bull Heavy Water returns as arguably the most intense stand-up paddling event in the world with the event window beginning on Monday, October 14.
The world’s best male and female SUP athletes will be back in San Francisco to take on a 12 km course from …
Tuesday, October 15
This cookbook offers home cooks a glimpse into the world of La Cocina, and the world around. We are La Cocina: Recipes in Pursuit of the American Dream, features 40 stories from the women who have used their talent and their food to pursue economic …
Wednesday, October 16
The 11th Annual Santa Cruz Restaurant Week is brought to you by Good Times weekly newspaper. During Restaurant Week, participating restaurants throughout Santa Cruz County will offer special three-course menus for $25, $35 or $45.
With both longtime local favorites and new gourmet offerings, …
Lineup for 10/16
Adam Pearlstein (SF Punchline, Cobb’s Comedy Club)
Marcus Williams (Comedy Central’s Clusterfest)
Melissa McGillicuddy (Sacramento Comedy Festival)
Julie Ash (SF Punchline, Cobb’s Comedy Club)
Ian Levy (Wooden Comedy)
Gabby Poccia (Satan Sisters)
Dauood Naimyar (SF Punchline, Cobb’s Comedy Club)