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"Winchester Mystery House" Halloween Haunt is Back for 2022“Winchester Mystery House” Halloween Haunt is Back for 2022
By - posted 9/26/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Get Out: Events, Halloween, Sponsored

Looking for one of the Bay Area’s scariest Halloween events? After two years of scaled back shows, the Bay Area’s premier Halloween haunt is back in full force for 2022 with an all-new storyline, new characters, and terrifying new scares – plus themed bars, games and more. New for 2022 An all-new more...

SF's "Terror Vault" 1874 Halloween Haunt is Back ($10 Off Tix)SF’s “Terror Vault” 1874 Halloween Haunt is Back ($10 Off Tix)
By - posted 9/21/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Deals, Get Out: Events, Halloween, Only in San Francisco, San Francisco, Sponsored

San Francisco’s premiere haunted attraction returns for 2022 with “The Summoning” an all-new, bigger, and more terrifying theatrical and immersive experience from the insane mind of Peaches Christ. Brand new for 2022: Guests will participate in a real live seance that rips a hole into the supernatural world and takes them on more...

The Great Dickens Christmas Fair is Back for 2022The Great Dickens Christmas Fair is Back for 2022
By - posted 9/7/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Christmas, Fairs & Festivals, Festival Updates, Only in San Francisco

After two years, The Great Dickens Christmas Fair is finally back in person. Now in its 38th season, this is your chance to visit old-timey London, at the historic Cow Palace Exhibition Halls. The Great Dickens Christmas Fair is a one-of-a-kind immersive adventure into Victorian London ~ an elaborate holiday party with more...

Bay Area Fall Guide 2022: Pumpkin Patches, Fall Colors & Corn MazesBay Area Fall Guide 2022: Pumpkin Patches, Fall Colors & Corn Mazes
By - posted 8/24/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Halloween, Outdoorsy

We’re very lucky here in the Bay Area for our beautiful Autumn weather. We have our gorgeous “Indian Summer,” to thank for that which extends a bit of warmth and brings us plenty of dry days to get outdoors. Despite the warm temps, you can still get into the fall spirit more...

SF's "Wu Tang Flan" Gets Brick-and-Mortar Spot in 2023SF’s “Wu Tang Flan” Gets Brick-and-Mortar Spot in 2023
By - posted 8/15/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Eat & Drink, Only in San Francisco, San Francisco, Takeout / Delivery, What's Closed / What's Open

Thanks to EaterSF and SF Gate for letting us know that after years of doing pop-ups throughout San Francisco, “Chicano Nuevo,” a Baja-inspired restaurant will finally open up a brick-and-mortar location in Bernal Heights in 2023. Chef and owner Abraham Nuñez, brought his family recipes from Chula Vista to Excelsior trying more...

SF Zoo's Adorable "March of the Penguins" Welcomes 5 Penguin ChicksSF Zoo’s Adorable “March of the Penguins” Welcomes 5 Penguin Chicks
By - posted 8/8/2022
Adorable, Bay Area Favorites, San Francisco

Saturday was the day for the annual — and very popular — March of the Penguins at the San Francisco Zoo. The March of the Penguins is one of the zoo’s most popular events. This morning, five adorable Magellanic penguin chicks — two females and three males which hatched between mid-April more...

SF's Popular 'H Mart' is ExpandingSF’s Popular ‘H Mart’ is Expanding
By - posted 8/1/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Groceries / Supermarkets, San Francisco

Thanks to SF Gate for sharing the news that San Francisco’s only H Mart store, which opened to great fanfare in April 2021, is expanding. The store, located at 3995 Alemany Blvd., will undergo a completely new buildout after taking over the adjacent storefront, formerly 24 Hour Fitness. The additional space more...

SF's Newest Park "Presidio Tunnel Tops" Opens July 17thSF’s Newest Park “Presidio Tunnel Tops” Opens July 17th
By - posted 7/17/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Brand New, Only in San Francisco, Outdoorsy, Parks & Beaches, San Francisco

Presidio Tunnel Tops, the most anticipated visitor attraction ever planned for the Presidio of San Francisco, opens Sunday July 17, 2022. Come explore the park and enjoy free family-friendly events and activities on opening day and throughout the whole season, July through October. Built over the tops of the Presidio Parkway more...

Humphry Slocombe's Grand Opening & Free Scoop Day (July 26)Humphry Slocombe’s Grand Opening & Free Scoop Day (July 26)
By - posted 7/7/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Brand New, Freebies

On a mission to make ice cream less vanilla, Humphry Slocombe the chef-driven ice creamery known for unexpected flavors announced the opening of its newest scoop shop in Redwood City, at 2077 Broadway, on July 26, 2022. For its Grand Opening on July 26th, the ice creamery will give out free more...

"Save the Castro Theatre" Non-Profit Fights to Preserve Historic Interior“Save the Castro Theatre” Non-Profit Fights to Preserve Historic Interior
By - posted 6/24/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Causes, San Francisco

By Olivia Wynkoop, Bay City News Foundation Though San Francisco deemed the structure of the iconic Castro Theatre a historical landmark back in 1977, the Castro Theatre Conservancy wants to ensure the venue space’s interior is protected, too. The non-profit organization launched its “Save the Castro Theatre” campaign on Wednesday to prevent more...

TICKET ALERT! Stern Grove RSVPs Open May 31st at 2pmTICKET ALERT! Stern Grove RSVPs Open May 31st at 2pm
By - posted 5/30/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Festival Updates

Stern Grove Festival is returning in 2022 to celebrate its 85th season of hosting free concerts in the park. The festival kicks off June 12, with concerts every Sunday through August 14. RSVPs for 2022 open up 12 days prior to every show – always at Tuesdays at 2pm. The first RSVP more...

Big Basin Finally Reopening (Partially) in Summer 2022Big Basin Finally Reopening (Partially) in Summer 2022
By - posted 5/29/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Bay Area Updates, Outdoorsy, Parks & Beaches

BIG BASIN UPDATE State Parks Shares Concept for a Connected, Collaborative, Reimagined Big Basin Redwoods State Park Vision for the Reimagined Park to be discussed at a community event on June 3, 2022 California State Parks this week announced the release of the Reimagining Big Basin Vision Summary, a collaborative vision created more...

Hello Kitty Truck Returns to the Bay Area (June 11-25)Hello Kitty Truck Returns to the Bay Area (June 11-25)
By - posted 5/13/2022
Adorable, Bay Area Favorites, Eat & Drink

The adorable roving Hello Kitty Cafe Truck will be returning to the Bay Area. There will have tasty treats and super cute merch. Fans of Hello Kitty can look forward to new exclusive goodies and limited-edition collectibles. In the past, the truck has sold Hello Kitty cakes, donuts, macarons and other sweets, and of course more...

Crissy Field's 20th Anniversary + Free Kite Day (May 7)Crissy Field’s 20th Anniversary + Free Kite Day (May 7)
By - posted 5/5/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Outdoorsy, Parks & Beaches, San Francisco

Let’s fly a kite together! Join San Francisco in celebrating 20 years of Crissy Field on May 7 from 1-3 p.m. The first 1,500 people to meet us on Crissy Airfield will receive a free, beautifully designed kite to commemorate 20 years of Crissy Field. Kites will be distributed from the Golden more...

The Castro's Sing-A-Long Movies are Back!The Castro’s Sing-A-Long Movies are Back!
By - posted 5/4/2022
Bay Area Favorites, Fun & Games, Get Out: Events, San Francisco

The Castro Theatre is bringing back a beloved tradition, sing-alongs. The fun, interactive sing-alongs return with their illustrious hosts Laurie Bushman and Sara Toby Moore. The hills are alive as the original Sing-a-Long-a is back more than 20 years since it revolutionized how we interact with the world’s favorite musical. For those of more...