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Free for All Bay Area Residents: de Young & Legion of HonorFree for All Bay Area Residents: de Young & Legion of Honor
By - posted 10/3/2019
Brand New

Following the success of Free Saturdays—a program offering free admission to San Francisco residents every Saturday—the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco today announced that they will be extending the program to include the entire Bay Area. Starting October 19, 2019, general admission to the de Young and Legion of more...

Where to Go Apple Picking in the Bay AreaWhere to Go Apple Picking in the Bay Area
By - posted 10/1/2019
Outdoorsy

Want fresh apples? It doesn’t get any fresher than straight from the tree. There are lots of local farms near San Francisco where you can pick your own apples. Peak apple-picking season is September and October. But don’t wait – many people who wait until later in the season are more...

Help Turn Salesforce Tower into "Eye Of Sauron" on HalloweenHelp Turn Salesforce Tower into “Eye Of Sauron” on Halloween
By - posted 9/30/2019
Only in San Francisco

The same folks behind the insane (and ultimately successful) petition last year to turn the Salesforce Tower LED display into the Eye of Sauron are at it again for 2019. Read More: Change.org Petition | Facebook Event Page Rival Crazy Halloween Ideas Turn 181 Fremont into Eye of Sauron (just awaiting discovery of new plasma more...

Fall Colors of the BayFall Colors of the Bay
By - posted 9/29/2019
Outdoorsy

The Bay Area may not be renowned for its fall colors, but with a bit of planning, you can still see the beautiful leaves change.  San Francisco Botanical Garden San Francisco | While the color of the leaves in San Francisco will never be confused for Vermont in the fall, that doesn’t more...

2019 Folsom Street Fair2019 Folsom Street Fair
By - posted 9/29/2019
Only in San Francisco

The 36th Annual Folsom Street Fair, a true only in San Francisco original, covers over 13 city blocks filled with 250,000+ people in their most outrageous leather, rubber, and fetish attire enjoying the world’s largest leather fair. 2019 Folsom Street Fair Sunday, September 29, 2019 | 11 am to 6 pm Folsom Street more...

34th Annual Pacific Coast "Fog Fest"34th Annual Pacific Coast “Fog Fest”
By - posted 9/28/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Say goodbye to summer with a two day festival celebrating the sun, sand & surf. With over 200 arts & crafts booths, three stages of live music, a Saturday morning parade, a Sunday morning Fog Jog and great festival food. Fog Fest 2019 September 28-29, 2019 | 10 am to 6 pm Palmetto more...

Nor Cal Dragon Boat FestivalNor Cal Dragon Boat Festival
By - posted 9/28/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Cheer on the fleet of colorful 40-foot dragon boats as teams from all over Northern California race to the beat of Chinese drums on Saturday & Sunday, September 28 & 29, 2019. This two-day, admission-free festival brings a weekend of world-class dragon boat racing, spectacular cultural performances, delicious food, a variety of more...

Free Pools in San FranciscoFree Pools in San Francisco
By - posted 9/25/2019
City Insight

With temperatures expected to reach high 80s degrees in some neighborhoods, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department is waiving admission fees to seven pools throughout the city on September 24-25, 2019 Mid-day lap swims and lessons will go on as scheduled. Pools will keep at least one lane open to more...

Alaska Airlines $39 Flight SaleAlaska Airlines $39 Flight Sale
By - posted 9/23/2019
Deals

Alaska Airlines has put together a great 3-day sale for as little as $39 each way. Remember that some of these fares are “saver” fares, which mean that you might not be able to reserve your seat in advance. Sorry, Oakland! You have just a few flights on sale and nothing amazing. These more...

11 Best Corn Mazes in the Bay Area11 Best Corn Mazes in the Bay Area
By - posted 9/23/2019
Halloween

Let’s get lost in a corn maze! These insane twists and turns of nature used to be done manually, but now they’re mostly done by GPS and computer-controlled machines. Plus we’ve also thrown in a few smaller corn mazes and hay mazes if you’re looking for something more old school. Please always check more...

Oktoberfest by the Bay: Exclusive $10 TixOktoberfest by the Bay: Exclusive $10 Tix
By - posted 9/20/2019
Deals

The 20th Annual Oktoberfest by the Bay brings the spirit of Munich, Germany to the city by the bay with tasty German fare, lots of great German beer, Bavarian dancing, and an authentic German “oompah” music from 21-piece Chico Bavarian Band and more. Oktoberfest by the Bay 2019 Friday-Sunday, September 20-22, 2019 Pier 35, more...

Craft Spirits Carnival: Taste 75+ Gins, Whiksys & RumsCraft Spirits Carnival: Taste 75+ Gins, Whiksys & Rums
By - posted 9/20/2019
Deals

Join the 9th Annual Craft Spirits Carnival, celebrating the craft spirits movement. Enjoy a grand selection of handcrafted ultra-premium spirits from around the world in this two-day showcase. Step right up, grab a friend, and enjoy an afternoon of spirits tasting. Craft Spirits Carnival Sept. 21 & 22, 2019 | 2 pm to more...

SF Just Eliminated All Overdue Library Book FinesSF Just Eliminated All Overdue Library Book Fines
By - posted 9/17/2019
City Discoveries

Effective September 16, 2019, San Francisco Public Library has eliminated overdue fines for all Library patrons. Additionally, the Library is clearing all outstanding overdue fines from all patron records. Any items checked out starting today that are eligible for renewal will be automatically renewed for you. This move ensures that our public library is more...

Improvements to Muni Coming in January 2020Improvements to Muni Coming in January 2020
By - posted 9/16/2019
City Insight

Muni’s next round of service changes, scheduled for January 2020, will be our next opportunity to bring exciting improvements to try to keep pace with the transportation demands in San Francisco. Read more at sfmta.com By: Bonnie Jean von Krogh Monday, September 16, 2019 These upcoming changes build on recent successes and continue more...

Free Opera at the Ballpark 2019Free Opera at the Ballpark 2019
By - posted 9/16/2019
Get Out: Events

Duels, daggers and undying love. It’s all happening on the big screen at this year’s Opera at the Ballpark. San Francisco Opera and San Francisco Giants invite you to join for an evening of Opera at the Ballpark this September. There, you’ll witness the most devastating love story of all time, “Romeo more...