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Anthony Bourdian's Favorite SF RestaurantsAnthony Bourdian’s Favorite SF Restaurants
By - posted 6/8/2018
City Discoveries

We were sad to hear about the death of Anthony Bourdain who died Friday in France of an apparent suicide. Feeling lonely, or know someone in a crisis? San Francisco Suicide Prevention is here for you 24/7. We wish him bon voyage and wanted to look back at some of his favorite restaurants more...

Contemporary Jewish Museum's 10th AnniversaryContemporary Jewish Museum’s 10th Anniversary
By - posted 6/8/2018
Celebrations

The Contemporary Jewish Museum turns 10 on Jesse Square. Join in and celebrate community with live music, gallery performances, art-making, and more. In addition to free admission to the museum, they’ll be hosting free activities all day. CJM 10th Year Community Free Day Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 | 11 am–5 pm CJM, 736 Mission more...

SF's Largest "Sunday Streets" is June 3rdSF’s Largest “Sunday Streets” is June 3rd
By - posted 6/3/2018
Fairs & Festivals

Sunday Streets (March – October 2018) 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, yogis, and everyone except for cars can take over the streets for an afternoon. Sunday Streets June 3, 2018 more...

Sunday Streets Berkeley: 24-Block PartySunday Streets Berkeley: 24-Block Party
By - posted 6/3/2018
Fairs & Festivals

Inspired by San Francisco, Berkeley will once again throw a giant street party; Shattuck Avenue will transform into a car-free haven for 24 blocks from Rose to Channing and from Durant to Telegraph. This is an epic mile-long street party where people can stroll, cycle, dance, and joyfully play (including well-behaved pets) in the closed more...

Union Street Music FestivalUnion Street Music Festival
By - posted 6/1/2018
Fairs & Festivals

In its 42nd year, The Union Street Music Festival is one of San Francisco’s largest annual free events. For the 2nd year in a row, it will feature over 24 live bands sprinkled throughout the 5 blocks of the festival. The entertainment areas will showcase five different genres: Jazz, Blues, Country, more...

SF's Newest Street Unveiling "Tony Bennett Way"SF’s Newest Street Unveiling “Tony Bennett Way”
By - posted 5/30/2018
Fairs & Festivals

San Francisco’s singing ambassador, Tony Bennett, himself, will unveil his honorary street sign on Saturday, June 2nd in front of the storied Fairmont Hotel where his first public performance of the iconic classic “I Left My Heart in San Francisco” took place in December 1961. From Noon – 3pm on June more...

Free Castro Theater Silent Movie DayFree Castro Theater Silent Movie Day
By - posted 5/28/2018
Freebies

Join the San Francisco Silent Film Festival for another edition of the popular free program – a behind-the-curtain look at the international preservation scene. 2018 San Francisco Silent Film Festival: Free Movie Day Thursday, May 31, 2018 | 10 am to 11:40 am (screening time) Castro Theatre, SF FREE screening, but donations are requested Sharing their more...

Ben & Jerry's Vegan Ice Cream PartyBen & Jerry’s Vegan Ice Cream Party
By - posted 5/28/2018
Eat & Drink

Calling all frozen dessert fans. You’re invited to dig into their entire lineup of euphoric Non-Dairy flavors. There will be sampling for every one of their Certified Vegan, almond milk-based flavors on Wednesday, May 30th. Join at their Jefferson Street Scoop Shop to try all of the flavors for free. Ben & more...

El Rio's 23rd Annual Memorial Day Patio Party & BBQEl Rio’s 23rd Annual Memorial Day Patio Party & BBQ
By - posted 5/27/2018
Get Out: Events

Always one to go for the foul mouth, El Rio marks this holiday with their 23rd Annual Sh*t Kickin’ Memorial Day bash. They plan on getting it good and toasty with a classic mix of good old fashioned, old school San Francisco vibes. They’ll have your country, your western, your rock, more...

Memorial Day Guided Walking ToursMemorial Day Guided Walking Tours
By - posted 5/27/2018
City Discoveries

If you have the day off on Memorial Day, why not spend part of your day learning something new about the city you love. San Francisco City Guides will be offering thirteen free guided walking tours on Memorial Day Monday. All tours are free and open to the public, but donations are welcome. Memorial Day more...

SF's 150th Anniversary Memorial Day CeremonySF’s 150th Anniversary Memorial Day Ceremony
By - posted 5/26/2018
Celebrations

The Presidio Trust, the City of San Francisco and the Department of Veterans Affairs​ invite you to be part of the official City and County of San Francisco Memorial Day Observance. 2018 marks the 150th anniversary of the Presidio’s participation in the city’s annual ceremony, dating back to the establishment of more...

Check Out the Castro's Brand New Harvey Milk MuralCheck Out the Castro’s Brand New Harvey Milk Mural
By - posted 5/24/2018
City Discoveries

Look who now greets everyone at Castro and Market! As long as you can get past the fact that this mural is basically a big ad for Stoli Vodka, this is a pretty cool new addition to the Castro that popped up this week. In celebration of Harvey Milk Day 2018, more...

Dolores Park History DayDolores Park History Day
By - posted 5/22/2018
City Discoveries

The “Love Dolores” initiative of the city’s Rec & Park Department and the Dolores Park Ambassadors are organizing a History Day. Come learn about the parks original inhabitants, the Ohlone people; hear stories of the 1906 and the Golden Fire Hydrant. Dolores Park History Day Saturday, May 26, 2018 | 2 to more...

Salesforce Tower Lights UpSalesforce Tower Lights Up
By - posted 5/22/2018
Artsy Fartsy

On May 22, 2018, the public art installation that will top Boston Properties and Hines’ new Salesforce Tower will finally be revealed. Local artist Jim Campbell has created a piece called “Day for Night” – the tallest public art installation in the United States which will forever transform the San more...

Meet SF's Newest Block PartyMeet SF’s Newest Block Party
By - posted 5/20/2018
Fairs & Festivals

Get ready for a brand new good ol’ fashioned block party & festival in SoMa featuring a bunch of local businesses (District, 25 Lusk, Cento, Local Tap, Steep and more) in the area teaming up to create a Summer Jam in the city. They are creating an outdoor beer garden with more...