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Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th AnniversaryApollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary
By - posted 7/16/2019

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission which landed on the moon on July 20, 1969, with Neil Armstrong taking the historic first steps on the moon 6 hours later. The first steps on the moon took place at 7:56pm Pacific Time. Apollo 11 blasted off on July 16, more...

SF's Bastille Day Party GuideSF’s Bastille Day Party Guide
By - posted 7/14/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Although San Francisco may not be known specifically for its French culture (Italian, Irish and Chinese, maybe…), don’t tell that the francophiles that pack the streets of downtown for block parties each Bastille Day. Bastille Day is sort of like France’s equivalent July 4th – an historical day commemorating the storming more...

"Sunday Streets" Comes to The Mission“Sunday Streets” Comes to The Mission
By - posted 7/14/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Sunday Streets (March – October 2019) is San Francisco’s official block party – a sorta-monthly roving neighborhood celebration and five-hour street party where the streets are closed to vehicles, so pedestrians, roller skaters, bicyclists, and yogis take over the streets for an afternoon. “Sunday Streets 2019” Street Festival & Block Party Sundays, March 10- more...

Stern Grove FestivalStern Grove Festival
By - posted 7/14/2019
Fairs & Festivals

The Stern Grove Festival returns for its 82nd season having presented free concerts in the park every summer since 1938. If you don’t mind arriving early to spread out your blanket to stake your spot, it’s an excellent way to spend a relaxing Sunday in a beautiful park setting watching free performances from top touring more...

IHOP's 58¢ Pancake DayIHOP’s 58¢ Pancake Day
By - posted 7/14/2019

Now that you’ve celebrated America’s birthday, it’s time to celebrate IHOP’s. IHOP restaurants are rolling back the price to 58¢ for their Original Buttermilk Pancake Short Stacks (that’s 3 pancakes). Stop by your local participating IHOP from 7 am-7 pm to join the celebration. IHOP’s 58¢ Pancake Day Tuesday, July 16, 2019 | 7 more...

Epic 300+ Lowrider Cruise & Car Hopping ContestEpic 300+ Lowrider Cruise & Car Hopping Contest
By - posted 7/12/2019
Get Out: Events

Get ready to check out the Bay’s most polished and decked out lowriders at this annual “King of the Streets” car show which includes an epic in a lowrider car hopping contest.  Afterward, the lowriders will cruise the Mission starting around 6pm. The San Francisco Lowriders Council was founded in 1981 more...

Join the Bay Area's "Lights for Liberty" VigilJoin the Bay Area’s “Lights for Liberty” Vigil
By - posted 7/11/2019
Have Your Voice Heard

Be a light for liberty and for refugees. On Friday, July 12, 2019, Lights for Liberty: A Vigil to End Human Detention Camps, will bring thousands of Americans to detention camps across the country, into the streets and into their own front yards, to protest the inhumane conditions faced by more...

Flower Piano: 12 Pianos Hidden in Golden Gate ParkFlower Piano: 12 Pianos Hidden in Golden Gate Park
By - posted 7/10/2019
City Discoveries

Sunset Piano, in partnership with San Francisco Botanical Garden, will once again bring over a dozen pianos to the spectacular 55 acre Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park for the fourth incarnation of our interactive music festival, Flower Piano. Flower Piano is free to SF residents with ID, and only $9 more...

"Most Beautiful Taco Bell" Grand Reopening“Most Beautiful Taco Bell” Grand Reopening
By - posted 7/9/2019
City Discoveries

The World’s Most Beautiful Taco Bell, located directly on the beach in Pacifica, just got a major remodel. It’ll be reopening as Taco Bell Cantina. We hope the ultra cool walk-up ordering window for surfers remains. Taco Bell Cantina Ribbon Cutting & Reopening Saturday, July 13, 2019 | Noon to 3pm 5200 Coast Highway, more...

Free Chick-fil-A DayFree Chick-fil-A Day
By - posted 7/8/2019

For one day only, black and white spots, cow bells and furry ears will be appropriate attire at Chick-fil-A restaurants all across the nation for Free Chick-fil-A Day. Free Chick-fil-A Day: Cow Appreciation Day Tuesday, July 9, 2019 | Store opening until 7 pm Participating Chick-fil-A locations Free entree if in a cow costume more...

de Young Free Night & New Ed Hardy Exhibitionde Young Free Night & New Ed Hardy Exhibition
By - posted 7/7/2019
Artsy Fartsy

Celebrate “Ed Hardy: Deeper than Skin,” the first museum retrospective of the renowned tattoo artist, and local legend, Ed Hardy. The opening night celebration in collaboration with Juxtapoz Magazine features a DJ set by Chances with Wolves, and a specialty cocktail featuring Sailor Jerry Rum concocted by San Francisco’s own Trick more...

The Fillmore Jazz FestivalThe Fillmore Jazz Festival
By - posted 7/6/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Blending art and soul in one of the country’s most unique neighborhoods, the Fillmore Jazz Festival is the largest free jazz festival on the West Coast, drawing over 100,000 visitors over the Independence Day weekend on Fillmore Street in San Francisco between Jackson and Eddy streets. 2019 Fillmore Jazz Festival July 6-7, 2019 more...

SF's Huge Women's World Cup Watch PartySF’s Huge Women’s World Cup Watch Party
By - posted 7/6/2019
Get Out: Events

The U.S. Women’s National Team is just one win away from winning the World Cup. The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department is hosting free, live FIFA Women’s World Cup viewing parties so you can watch on the big screen and cheer with soccer fans from all over the Bay. Held more...

SF's "Festival of the Chariots"SF’s “Festival of the Chariots”
By - posted 7/6/2019

You are invited with family and friends to participate in this 53rd “Ratha Yatra” in San Francisco. The “Festival of the Chariots,” known throughout India as the “Ratha Yatra” festival, has been performed for thousands of years in Puri, India, and today it is celebrated in all major cities throughout the more...

4th of July Fireworks Guide4th of July Fireworks Guide
By - posted 7/3/2019

Get ready to celebrate Fourth of July 2019 in the Bay Area! Here’s a list of over 100 different Fourth of July events (including 52 different fireworks shows within a few hours drive) with listings for the major fireworks shows in San Francisco, Berkeley, Mountain View and San Jose, plus tons more...