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Timbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco

Every 1st Friday
Friday, May 3, 2019 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free tours take place on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are limited to 20 people.

Timbuk2 Factory Store | 587 Shotwell St, San Francisco, CA


Timbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco

Come down to Timbuk2 Factory and Headquarters for a 60-minute behind-the-scenes look at the product design, marketing, and of course the (spoiler alert) office gong, disco ball and kegerator.

Free tours take place at 11 am on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are limited to 20 people.

Timbuk2 was born and bred in San Francisco in 1989, and they have been making high quality, durable bags in the heart of The Mission District ever since. They believe in making our San Francisco Factory and how we design, craft and build bags to last a lifetime  accessible to the community and their customers.

Getting There and Away

  • By Bike: Covered, protected bike parking inside our Factory Store. Just roll it on it, we’ve got you covered.
  • By Transit: We are scenic 10-15 minute walk from both the 16th St and 24th BART station.
  • By Private Vehicle: Street parking is limited and has a 1 hour limit. The closest paid parking lot is on Capp St between 19th and 20th St.

Factory Store Hours: Daily 10 am to 6 pm

Updated 3/20/19 – Event info last checked via website


Event Details


Cost: FREE*
*Free tours take place on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are limited to 20 people.
Categories: San Francisco, Walks & Tours
Address: 587 Shotwell St, San Francisco, CA

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