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100+ Units of "Affordable" Housing Coming to Civic Center in 2025100+ Units of “Affordable” Housing Coming to Civic Center in 2025
By - posted 6/8/2023
Brand New, Causes, Housing, San Francisco

Mayor London Breed Celebrates Groundbreaking Of 112 Unit Affordable Housing Development Across From City Hall The Kelsey Civic Center will provide affordable homes and supportive services for San Franciscans of diverse abilities, incomes, and backgrounds San Francisco, CA — On June 8, 2023, Mayor London N. Breed and representatives from the California more...

9 Festivals Coming to SF's Chinatown in Summer/Fall 20239 Festivals Coming to SF’s Chinatown in Summer/Fall 2023
By - posted 6/8/2023
Fairs & Festivals, Festival Updates, Get Out: Events, Only in San Francisco, San Francisco

San Francisco just announced a series of upcoming events, fairs and festivals in Chinatown to attract residents and visitors to shop and dine in the neighborhood this summer. This summer and into the fall, the series will also include weekend events on the upper plaza of the Chinatown Rose Pak Central more...

Downtown SF's Huge "Old Navy" to Close July 1stDowntown SF’s Huge “Old Navy” to Close July 1st
By - posted 6/7/2023
San Francisco, What's Closed / What's Open

Old Navy’s Iconic flagship Market Street store in San Francisco has less than a month to go. The huge 73,000 sq ft. store, which has held its spot at the corner of 4th and Market Street in downtown San Francisco since 1999 is set to close on July 1, 2023. Old Navy’s more...

San Francisco's Summer Festivals & Street Fairs (2023)San Francisco’s Summer Festivals & Street Fairs (2023)
By - posted 6/3/2023
Fairs & Festivals, Festival Updates, Only in San Francisco, San Francisco

45th Union Street Festival – Saturday & Sunday, June 3-4, 2023 Fillmore Summer Fest Kick-Off – Saturday, June 3, 2023 San Francisco Kung Fu Day – Saturday, June 3, 2023 11th Annual Soy and Tofu Festival – Saturday, June 3, 2023 Festa Coloniale Italian Street Fair – Saturday & Sunday, June 3-4, 2023 “Be Free” Festival more...

SF's Ultimate Citywide Block Party: 800+ Free Summer Concerts (2023)SF’s Ultimate Citywide Block Party: 800+ Free Summer Concerts (2023)
By - posted 6/2/2023
Brand New, San Francisco

San Francisco used to be best known for its vibrant culture and arts scene instead of store closures and a gloomy downtown. But the summer of 2023 is about to become a lot more livelier with the launch of the brand new Summer of Music festival. The groundbreaking initiative, a more...

The Watch Party Live Presented by Google Pixel and AT&T 5GThe Watch Party Live Presented by Google Pixel and AT&T 5G
By - posted 6/1/2023
San Francisco, Sponsored

You’re invited to an exclusive private event at the AT&T Flagship Store at 1 Powell in San Francisco. Watch Game 1 of the NBA Finals presented by YouTube TV. At this special event hosted by Angelina Narvaez from WILD 94.9, enjoy complimentary food and beverages, plus a Ben & Jerry’s ice more...

Angel Island's Epic Festival is Back for 2023Angel Island’s Epic Festival is Back for 2023
By - posted 5/30/2023
Brand New, Fairs & Festivals, Healing, Parks & Beaches, San Francisco

Join us on Saturday, June 17, 2023 from 11 am to 3 pm for Family Day at the Angel Island Immigration Station. Family Day is an annual celebration intended to bring all families and communities together. Throughout the day, there will be musical and dance performances, storytelling, short-film screenings, self-guided tours, more...

Golden Gate Park's "Golden Mile" Beer Garden Opens for 2023Golden Gate Park’s “Golden Mile” Beer Garden Opens for 2023
By - posted 5/27/2023
Bars, Only in San Francisco, Parks & Beaches, San Francisco

Golden Gate Park’s beer garden is back! Starting Memorial Day Weekend (May 27-29, 2023) Pull together a few Adirondack chairs or grab one of the picnic tables and take a a breather from exploring “The Golden Mile” in Golden Gate park with a favorite adult (and non-adult) beverage. Kid and dog more...

Historic 1919 North Beach "Broadway Studios" Up for AuctionHistoric 1919 North Beach “Broadway Studios” Up for Auction
By - posted 5/24/2023
Goodbye, San Francisco

Thanks to SF Gate for letting us know that the historic 12,000 sq. ft. Broadway Studios in North Beach is going up for auction. Located in the heart of North Beach at 435 Broadway near Kearny, the classic Mission-style building was built in 1919 by the Italian community and began its first more...

How to Get Married at City Hall During SF Pride (Updated for 2023)How to Get Married at City Hall During SF Pride (Updated for 2023)
By - posted 5/24/2023
LGBTQ+, Only in San Francisco, Pride, San Francisco

Get ready to break out the confetti and let your love shine, folks! San Francisco City Hall is throwing the wedding shindig of the year, smack dab in the middle of the Pride festivities! In a salute to the City’s vibrant LGBTQ+ history and culture, City Administrator Carmen Chu and the more...

SF’s New Downtown IKEA Delayed (Again)SF’s New Downtown IKEA Delayed (Again)
By - posted 5/22/2023
San Francisco, What's Closed / What's Open

Just when we thought we’d finally be stress-eating Swedish meatballs while plotting our next DIY project, SF’s new 250,000 sq. ft Livat Mall, anchored by the city’s first-ever, IKEA, has pulled the rug out from under us again according to reports by the San Francisco Business Times. Oh, the irony, even more...

SF's "Portola" 2023 Music Festival Returns to Pier 80 w/ Skrillex (Sept. 30-Oct. 1)SF’s “Portola” 2023 Music Festival Returns to Pier 80 w/ Skrillex (Sept. 30-Oct. 1)
By - posted 5/21/2023
Fairs & Festivals, San Francisco

San Francisco’s epic music festival. Portola returns to Pier 80 for a two-day festival on September 30-October 1, 2023. Eric Prydz presents Holo headlines Saturday with Skrillex headlining Sunday. Other acts include Polo & Pan, FKJ, Nelly Furtado, Jai Paul, Underworld, Major Lazer, Labrinth, Thundercat, Rina Sawayama, Carl Cox, Little Dragon, Hot Hip, more...

SF's Epic Summer Light Show is Back in GG Park for 2023SF’s Epic Summer Light Show is Back in GG Park for 2023
By - posted 5/20/2023
Artsy Fartsy, Outdoorsy, Parks & Beaches, San Francisco

The annual light show, Photosynthesis, on the exterior of the Conservatory of Flowers in Golden Gate Park returns on Friday, May 12, 2023 around 8:30pm. We invite you to bring a picnic to set up on our front lawns as the sun sets. The 30-minute light show will transform the building more...

SF's "Sundown Cinema" Outdoor Film Nights Return June 8thSF’s “Sundown Cinema” Outdoor Film Nights Return June 8th
By - posted 5/20/2023
Fairs & Festivals, Festival Updates, Free Movie Screenings, San Francisco

Sundown Cinema returns for 2023 just in time for another summer in San Francisco. This free outdoor movie series, the only one of its kind in the Bay Area, will feature seven films in seven parks across San Francisco, beginning with 1978 classic Invasion of the Body Snatchers (filmed in San Francisco!) more...

SF to End Free Sunday & Evening Parking (Until 10pm)SF to End Free Sunday & Evening Parking (Until 10pm)
By - posted 5/20/2023
San Francisco, Transportation

Well, San Francisco, your “free” after-hours parking ride is just about up. Currently, most parking meters in San Francisco end enforcement at 6pm on Mondays through Saturdays and are free all days on Sundays. But starting in July 2023, (there’s no exact date listed) SFMTA will begin an 18-month neighborhood-by-neighborhood plan more...