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2019 Trolley Dances2019 Trolley Dances
By - posted 10/20/2019
Only in San Francisco

Each year, Epiphany Productions transforms the city’s streets into stages through San Francisco Trolley Dances, a series of free contemporary dance performances along a Muni line. RSVP for your Tour – 2019 Event: Dance performance and more along the historic J-Church trolley route. San Francisco Trolley Dances, now in its 16th anniversary more...

Palace of Fine Arts Free "Second Summer" FestPalace of Fine Arts Free “Second Summer” Fest
By - posted 10/20/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Our Second Summer weekend on Sunday the 20th is a celebration of SF’s real summer as we explore some of the Bay Area’s culinary delights, sponsored by Harley-Davidson LiveWire. In addition to test rides, we’ll be doing food workshops where you can learn how to make perfect empanadas with Venga SF, more...

SF's Huge Free Halloween Party at Bill GrahamSF’s Huge Free Halloween Party at Bill Graham
By - posted 10/20/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Another Planet Entertainment is partnering with San Francisco Police Department Northern Station CPAB to host the annual Halloween Party & Matinee on Sunday, October 20th at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. This year’s free daytime movie will feature The Secret Life Of Pets. Join us for an afternoon of free food, games, more...

SF’s Brand New “Outpost” Festival is TodaySF’s Brand New “Outpost” Festival is Today
By - posted 10/17/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Join Outpost for the first-ever San Francisco City Market – a 40,000 sq. ft. cultural festival celebrating music, food, drink, art, sustainability and immersive experiences from Harley-Davidson, YETI, wild foraged cocktails w/ Ketel One, a pork belly workshop w/ Niman Ranch and more. Check out YACHT‘s performance and their panel discussion more...

SF's Market Street is Going Car-Free in 2020SF’s Market Street is Going Car-Free in 2020
By - posted 10/15/2019
City Insight

Mayor London N. Breed today announced final approval for the City’s Better Market Street project, enabling transformational safety and streetscape improvements along 2.2 miles of Market Street, one of the most traveled streets in the world. In 2020, Market Street will become car-free east of 10th Street, benefiting the thousands of more...

A Black Mirror-ish Pop-Up Shop is Opening in SFA Black Mirror-ish Pop-Up Shop is Opening in SF
By - posted 10/15/2019
Brand New

The Glass Room is a pop-up store with a twist, displaying products and provocations where nothing is actually for sale. “Go to The Glass Room. If Black Mirror had a showroom, this would be it.” – Baratunde Thurston’ Instead, the objects in The Glass Room bring to life the hidden aspects of more...

Bay Area Haunted HousesBay Area Haunted Houses
By - posted 10/14/2019
Halloween

Get into the Halloween spirit with some spooks and frights at a Haunted House. This guide is brought you by “Terror Vault” at the San Francisco Mint – Get exclusive $15 off tickets to this immersive 1874 haunted house with secret code FUNCHEAP (limited to 50 uses per date)  Whether it’s a more...

2019 World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off2019 World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off
By - posted 10/13/2019
Fairs & Festivals

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 pumpkin at the prestigious Half more...

Red Bull's Epic SUP Race Under the GG BridgeRed Bull’s Epic SUP Race Under the GG Bridge
By - posted 10/13/2019
Only in San Francisco

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 Aquatic Park under the iconic more...

Fleet Week 2019Fleet Week 2019
By - posted 10/13/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Look up in the sky when you hear the roaring of jet engines and head down to SF’s northern waterfront and Dogpatch for San Francisco’s annual Fleet Week airshow and festival. 39th Annual San Francisco Fleet Week  October 6 – 14, 2019 San Francisco FREE The 39th Annual San Francisco Fleet Week – San Francisco’s more...

Cable Car Bell Ringing ContestCable Car Bell Ringing Contest
By - posted 10/9/2019
City Insight

Everyone is welcome to attend this popular and lively San Francisco tradition – the 55th year Cable Car Bell Ringing Contest. Please note the event starts at noon, not 1:30pm as was previously listed. This competition features the best of the SFMTA’s professional bell-ringers vying for the coveted title of Bell Ringing more...

PG&E Shut-Off Survival GuidePG&E Shut-Off Survival Guide
By - posted 10/9/2019
City Insight

As a precautionary measure to reduce wildfire risk during the forecasted severe wind event, PG&E confirmed that it will implement a Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) in portions of 34 northern, central and coastal counties, affecting electric service for nearly 800,000 customers. Power outages could last up to 5 days. The more...

Bay Area's Best Pumpkin PatchesBay Area’s Best Pumpkin Patches
By - posted 10/8/2019
Halloween

Get into the fall spirit by picking out your favorite pumpkin at a local pumpkin patch. Best of all, the pumpkin patches listed below offer free admission for all. Some fun fall activities like their corn mazes or hayrides may require a fee though. Clancy’s Pumpkin Patch & Mini Hay Maze San more...

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass: Everything You Need to KnowHardly Strictly Bluegrass: Everything You Need to Know
By - posted 10/5/2019
Fairs & Festivals

2019 brings San Francisco the 19th annual Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival, one of the largest, free-est and beloved music festivals in the country. Be one of over 750,000 attendees over the three-day musical extravaganza in beautiful Golden Gate Park. Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2019 Three days, seven stages, over 90 artists Friday-Sunday, Oct. 4-6, 2019 – The more...

San Francisco's Fall Cocktail PartySan Francisco’s Fall Cocktail Party
By - posted 10/4/2019
Get Out: Events

Ever had an Apple Cider Mimosa with a cinnamon ring? Or an Apple Hinny with nutmeg dusting? You’re invited to San Francisco’s Fall Cocktail Party, a special celebration of seasonal cocktails with a DJ after party. And it all takes place at Bar Fluxus, SF’s newest art bar that’s tucked away more...