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SF's Bob's Donuts Stars in Fun New Web SeriesSF’s Bob’s Donuts Stars in Fun New Web Series
By - posted 10/22/2021
Brand New, City Insight, Fun & Games, Only in San Francisco, Transportation

Thanks to SF Gate for sharing the news that a new comedy web series has launched and it stars San Francisco’s Bob’s Donuts. Taking a riff from Jerry Seinfeld’s “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” is San Francisco’s “Comedians on Bicycles Getting Bob’s” streaming on Youtube. Comedian Sarah Katz-Hyman meets guests for a more...

Where to Ice Skate in the Bay | Winter 2021-22Where to Ice Skate in the Bay | Winter 2021-22
By - posted 10/20/2021
Bay Area Favorites, Fun & Games

It’s time to strap on those skates and head outdoors. During the winter, there are tons of pop-up ice skating rinks in San Francisco and all throughout the Bay Area. Here’s our list of the biggest and best rinks. We’ve also included the permanent ice rinks where you can skate year-round. If more...

Bay Area's Best Pumpkin Patches for 2021Bay Area’s Best Pumpkin Patches for 2021
By - posted 10/15/2021
Bay Area Favorites, Fun & Games, Halloween

Get into the fall spirit by picking out your favorite pumpkin at a local pumpkin patch. Best of all, the pumpkin patches listed below offer free admission for all. Some fun fall activities like their corn mazes or hayrides may require a fee though. Last Updated 10/11/21 Clancy’s Pumpkin Patch & Mini more...

SF Arcade Bar "Emporium" Now Has Weekly Free Game Token NightSF Arcade Bar “Emporium” Now Has Weekly Free Game Token Night
By - posted 9/14/2021
Brand New, Freebies, Fun & Games, San Francisco

Emporium Arcade Bar San Francisco, the dynamic venue known for its classic arcade games, colorful, fun-loving atmosphere, and renowned drink menu, now offers four free game tokens for residents with a valid California I.D. during locals’ night every Monday. Emporium Arcade Bar offers guests a variety of games, including classic arcade more...

SF's New "Bloomtown" Giant Inflatable Dahlias & Scavenger HuntSF’s New “Bloomtown” Giant Inflatable Dahlias & Scavenger Hunt
By - posted 9/14/2021
Artsy Fartsy, Brand New, Fun & Games, Only in San Francisco

Join us on Union Street to discover the magic of Bloomtown, a multi-layered, interactive art experience taking place on Union Street, between Steiner and Gough from September 15 to November 15, 2021. In partnership with Building 180, SF Parks Alliance is bringing eight large-scale inflatable dahlias and multiple never before seen more...

SPIN Ping Pong Club Reopens In SF After 18 MonthsSPIN Ping Pong Club Reopens In SF After 18 Months
By - posted 9/8/2021
Brand New, Fun & Games, Reopening, What's Closed / What's Open

SPIN announced that it just reopened its 12,000 sq ft San Francisco ping pong club for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic. Reopening day was Tuesday, September 7, 2021. Currently there are no happy hours or special prices (so everything is full price), but SPIN told Funcheap that more...

California's 2021 Free Fishing Day (Sept. 4)California’s 2021 Free Fishing Day (Sept. 4)
By - posted 9/1/2021
Fun & Games, Outdoorsy, Parks & Beaches

Have you ever felt the excitement of watching your bobber suddenly jiggle, then dive out of sight? Or feeling the tap-tap-tap of a bass as it tastes the worm on the end of your line? Or having a salmon practically tear the rod out of your hands as it smashes more...

SF's "Joey The Cat" is Now #1 Skee Ball Player in the World (Again)SF’s “Joey The Cat” is Now #1 Skee Ball Player in the World (Again)
By - posted 8/27/2021
Bay Area Favorites, Celebrations, Fun & Games

Congrats to San Francisco’s Joey The Cat on earning his spot at the #1 Skeeball player in the world. On August 12th, 2021 after a 17 month hiatus from competitive gameplay, The Kid put his title of #1 roller in the world on the line with a rematch of Joey the more...

SF's Free Arcade Game Night is Back August 3SF’s Free Arcade Game Night is Back August 3
By - posted 8/2/2021
Freebies, Fun & Games, Get Out: Events, Reopening, What's Closed / What's Open

Paid rent in SF? Hella Broke? Then first Tuesdays are the night for you.  The Detour hosts “Free Play Tuesday” with all arcade games on free play with purchase from the bar. Come enjoy all the video game glory from today and yesteryear while enjoying delicious craft beer & cocktails. Free more...

DoTheBay's "Harry Potter Trivia Night" w/ Tons of PrizesDoTheBay’s “Harry Potter Trivia Night” w/ Tons of Prizes
By - posted 6/30/2021
Fun & Games, Sponsored

DoTheBay hosts virtual Harry Potter Trivia Night on June 30, 2021 at 7pm with tons of prizes and 100% of donations go to good causes PRIZES TO WIN 🎟️ 4 tickets to Universal Studios Hollywood 🌸 Annie’s Annuals & Perennials $100 Gift Card 🥤 District Tea $50 Gift Card 🌯 Celias more...

SF's Very First "Book Scavenger Hunt" is Coming June 27SF’s Very First “Book Scavenger Hunt” is Coming June 27
By - posted 6/24/2021
Brand New, City Discoveries, Fun & Games, Only in San Francisco

A Book Scavenger Hunt is coming to San Francisco on June 27th and yes, you can keep any books you find. The concept originated in Los Angles 6 months ago, but now it’s coming to San Francisco for the first time. “We’re excited to be starting The S.F. Book Scavenger Hunt. more...

California's Great America Reopens May 22California’s Great America Reopens May 22
By - posted 5/22/2021
Bay Area Updates, Fun & Games, Reopening, Swimming / Waterparks

May 22, 2021 will finally mark the end of the 508-day-long closure California’s Great America endured due to the COVID-19 pandemic. After a year and a half, the amusement park is finally able to welcome guests back and once again showcase the magic we call Great America. With updated rides, new more...

SF's Emporium Arcade Bar is Now Open 7 Days a WeekSF’s Emporium Arcade Bar is Now Open 7 Days a Week
By - posted 5/20/2021
Bay Area Updates, Eat & Drink, Fun & Games, Reopening

After more than a year of closure, Emporium SF with the largest collection of games in San Francisco with everything from classic arcade games to pool tables to tons of pinball, foosball, skeeball, air hockey, and more, is finally back open 7 days a week. Thanks to Alt 105.3 for sharing more...

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Reopens May 29Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Reopens May 29
By - posted 5/14/2021
Bay Area Updates, Fun & Games, Reopening, Swimming / Waterparks, What's Closed / What's Open

Starting May 29, you can now cool down in the East Bay and splish splash down the waterslides or relax in the lazy river. Six Flags Hurricane Harbor in Concord is finally reopening after being closed for 19 months. They were last open in October 2019, when they closed down more...

Brand New Bay Area "Legoland" Opens June 8Brand New Bay Area “Legoland” Opens June 8
By - posted 5/10/2021
Bay Area Updates, Brand New, Fun & Games, Museums / Cultural Institutions

A brand new Legoland is opening in the Bay Area. At the new 31,000 square food “Miniland”, discover the San Francisco and the Bay Area in miniature. See miniature LEGO replicas of the Bay Area’s most loved landmarks built from over 1.5 million LEGO bricks. Spot the ghosts at the Winchester Mystery more...