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Thursday, March 21

Presidio Experience Tour | SF
Thursday, March 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | New Visitor Center (Presidio)
Presidio Experience Tour | SF
Get to know the Presidio during this two hour, in-depth experience. Start with a scenic shuttle ride around the park, filled with illuminating stories about the Presidio’s past and present. Then enjoy a guided tour of the Presidio Officers’ Club for a deeper dive into the ...
Monarchs in Crisis: Film Screening & Discussion | The Presidio
Thursday, March 21 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio Officers' Club
Monarchs in Crisis: Film Screening & Discussion | The Presidio
Monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus plexippus) are perhaps the most well-known and beloved butterfly species in North America. Their renowned long-distance, seasonal migration and spectacular winter gatherings in Mexico and California have heralded the transition from fall to winter for thousands of years. Join us for a ...

Saturday, March 23

Volunteer at the Monarch Nectar Garden | The Presidio
Saturday, March 23 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Rob Hill Campground
Volunteer at the Monarch Nectar Garden | The Presidio
Help maintain and add to the monarch nectar garden at Rob Hill through a morning of gardening activities, learning, and sharing about San Francisco butterfly gardening. Dress for stewardship and wear layers.  Tools will be provided.

Sunday, March 31

Presidio Picnic 2019 Season Kick-Off | SF
Sunday, March 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Presidio Picnic 2019 Season Kick-Off | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday

Thursday, April 4

Guided Walking Tour of the Main Post | Presidio
Thursday, April 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio Officers' Club
Guided Walking Tour of the Main Post | Presidio
Explore the Presidio’s historic Main Post on this guided two-hour walking tour. Learn about the Presidio’s layered history through stories of the people and places that have shaped it. The walk is on paved surfaces, with some moderate inclines and uneven sections.

Saturday, April 6

Win Tix: Volunteer, Yoga & BBQ Outdoor Bash at Lands End | 2019
Saturday, April 6 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$25 Give Back tickets, $40 Kick Back Only
| Lands End & Sutro Heights Park
What better way to celebrate Spring than being outdoors with your friends? At Give Back Kick Back enjoy your national park with a morning filled with uplifting volunteer work in Lands End and an afternoon in Sutro Heights Park with amazing views and filled with yoga, live ...

Thursday, April 11

Here is Where I Walk: Reading & Book-Signing | Presidio
Thursday, April 11 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio Officers' Club
Here is Where I Walk: Reading & Book-Signing | Presidio
For 12 years, Leslie Carol Roberts has made daily walks in the Presidio forest, as a writer, as a mother, as a woman seeking mindfulness and solace in the face of climate change. The result is a series of absorbing, funny, tragic, and deeply present ...

Saturday, April 13

Presidio Nature Walk: “Here is Where You Walk” | SF
Saturday, April 13 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Presidio Officers' Club
Presidio Nature Walk: "Here is Where You Walk" | SF
Join author Leslie Carol Roberts (Here Is Where I Walk: Episodes from a Life in the Forest, University of Nevada Press, 2019) for a walk and series of writing exercises in the woods. Leslie will lead guests up the Ecology Trail to a few of ...
Presidio 3-Mile Guided Free Art Hike | SF
Saturday, April 13 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free but RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club
Presidio 3-Mile Guided Free Art Hike | SF
This guided hike visits the park’s four installations by the world-renowned artist: Spire (2008), Wood Line (2010), Tree Fall (2013), and Earth Wall (2014). The three-mile hike is moderate with a few uphill stretches and surfaces that include sand and rocky areas. Rain or shine. Registration ...
1-Mile Slippery Blue Rocks Nature Walk | The Presidio
Saturday, April 13 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*This one-mile walk includes stairs, some uneven terrain, and a mild slope.
| Presidio Golf Course
1-Mile Slippery Blue Rocks Nature Walk | The Presidio
Learn about the quirks of serpentine soil, and how local plants have risen to the challenges of this strange blue rock. If lucky, the walk will coincide with a beautiful Tidy Tips bloom on the serpentine. Will also explore different nearby soil types, and discuss ...

Sunday, April 14

City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio
Sunday, April 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
| Presidio Parade Grounds
City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...

Thursday, April 18

Presidio Experience Tour | SF
Thursday, April 18 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | New Visitor Center (Presidio)
Presidio Experience Tour | SF
Get to know the Presidio during this two hour, in-depth experience. Start with a scenic shuttle ride around the park, filled with illuminating stories about the Presidio’s past and present. Then enjoy a guided tour of the Presidio Officers’ Club for a deeper dive into the ...

Saturday, April 20

Free PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio
Saturday, April 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)
Free PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio

The free PresidiGo Shuttle system welcomes park visitors, residents, and employees with fully accessible shuttles and bike racks. There are two PresidiGo Shuttle services, each with different policies and guidelines – Around the Park and Downtown. Downtown (Free on Weekends) The Downtown express route make stops ...Monthly

Sunday, April 21

Presidio Picnic: SF’s Biggest Easter Brunch Party | SF
Sunday, April 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Presidio Picnic: SF's Biggest Easter Brunch Party | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday

Sunday, May 12

Mother’s Day Presidio Picnic | SF
Mother's Day Presidio Picnic | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday

Saturday, May 18

Free PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio
Saturday, May 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)
Free PresidiGo Shuttle | Downtown to Presidio

The free PresidiGo Shuttle system welcomes park visitors, residents, and employees with fully accessible shuttles and bike racks. There are two PresidiGo Shuttle services, each with different policies and guidelines – Around the Park and Downtown. Downtown (Free on Weekends) The Downtown express route make stops ...Monthly

Thursday, July 11

City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio
Thursday, July 11 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
| Presidio Parade Grounds
City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...

Thursday, September 5

City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio
Thursday, September 5 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
| Presidio Parade Grounds
City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...

Sunday, October 20

The Final Presidio Picnic of 2019 | SF
Sunday, October 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
The Final Presidio Picnic of 2019 | SF

San Francisco’s favorite family picnic is back for 2019. Presidio Picnic brings together the best of the Bay Area food scene with the beauty of this national park site and views of the bay and the Golden Gate Bridge. Held on the seven acre Main ...Every Sunday

Friday, November 29

2019 Candlelit Labyrinth Night & Festival of Light | Baker Beach
Friday, November 29 – 5:01 pm | Cost: FREE | Baker Beach
2019 Candlelit Labyrinth Night & Festival of Light | Baker Beach
They have written that in 2019 they want to have it on Black Friday again. A local group of artists who call themselves the Museum of Joy will be celebrating the 6th Annual Festival of Light & Gratitude by building a temporary candlelit labyrinth on the northern half ...

Thursday, December 5

Walt Disney Museum’s Annual Free Day | 2019
Walt Disney Museum's Annual Free Day | 2019
Celebrate Walt Disney’s birthday and get free admission to The Walt Disney Family Museum in the Presidio for their only free day of the year. In celebration of Walt Disney’s Birthday, they typically offer free admission to our main galleries and special exhibitions 2019 Walt Disney Family Museum Free Day Thursday, December 5, ...

Saturday, December 7

City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio
Saturday, December 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Weather permitting. Please check the SFAA website for updated information.
| Presidio Parade Grounds
City Star Party & Telescope Night | The Presidio

The San Francisco Amateur Astronomers invite you to their next City Star Party, where you can take a gander at our universe through telescopes, socialize with more experienced amateur astronomers, and get some tips about the night sky. Take in the view from San Francisco’s picturesque Land’s End or other ...