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“Off the Grid” Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party | SF

Every Friday
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.

Fort Mason Center | 2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco, CA


“Off the Grid” Fort Mason: Night Market & Food Truck Party | SF

More than 30 food vendors, with a full bar and bands and DJs? Now that’s a party; it’s also California’s largest weekly street food market.

Discover everything from Beijing-style crispy-fried crepes (Jianbing) and Filipino desserts, to handmade pasta, Neapolitan pizza, and Haitian pork griot – along with sheltered lounge spaces and communal fire pits.

Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor mobile food bonanza staged every Friday from 5-10 pm at the historic waterfront campus of Fort Mason Center.

Off the Grid Friday Night Food Truck Party
March 8 – October 25, 2019
Every Friday | 5-10 pm – Rain or Shine
Fort Mason, SF
FREE Admission

See the Food Lineup | VIP Tasting Tickets | RSVP on Facebook

Music: Special DJ sets and live music every week. DJs are from 5-8, live music from 8-close.

Many of Off the Grid’s most popular creators have also returned for the 2019 season. Returning guests will be delighted to find favorites including La Cocina alum and momo master Bini’s Kitchen, empanada whisperer El Porteño, and Filipino-Mexican trailblazer Señor Sisig along with a rotating showcase of chefs and 6-week showcases of budding entrepreneurs as part of Off The Grid’s incubator program.

New for 2019

  • New Vendors & Favorites Return: Look out for can’t-miss newcomers Horn BarbecueLobsterdamus and Straw, as well as the return of SF’s beloved Mission Street Food, exclusively at Off the Grid: Fort Mason Center
  • Don’t miss the whimsical new night market-inspired experience design, which will feature 200 silk lanterns sourced from Hanoi, and vibrant neon signage.

Special Programming and Theme Nights

  • Fido Friday – Every third Friday – Beginning March 15, guests are encouraged to bring their dogs to the party. Off the Grid will offer Yappy Hour specials from 5:30-6:30 pm (10% off Rye on the Road drinks with your pup in tow), and there will be a featured “Hair of the Dog” cocktail. Special treats and “Paws for a refresh” doggie bowl and bag stations will be available for all canine guests, as well.
  • Fog Appreciation Night – August 2 – Summers in San Francisco infamously often mean fog and wind. Off the Grid Fort Mason celebrates the microclimate with Fog Appreciation Night, as a special tribute to local celebrity Karl the Fog. Join in Friday, August 2nd for the second annual Fog Appreciation Day at Off the Grid: Fort Mason Center. They’ll have San Francisco fog-themed food and drink items, the Off the Grid debut of Magnolia Brewing Co’s ‘Cloud Cover’ double IPA, signed copies of Karl the Fog’s new book for sale in their retail shop, and a special free custom tote station from the American Craft Council featuring SF fog-inspired artwork from artist Jenny Lemons. Come dressed to impress in your comfiest groutfit (gray outfit).

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Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
Categories: *Top Pick*, Eating & Drinking, Outdoors, San Francisco
Address: 2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco, CA

Friday, September 20, 2019

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