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SF's Regal Grand Opening: $3 Movies (May 21-26)SF’s Regal Grand Opening: $3 Movies (May 21-26)
By - posted 5/18/2021
Brand New, Deals, Only in San Francisco, What's Closed / What's Open, Wow

Regal is proud to announce the grand opening for the all new Regal Stonestown Galleria ScreenX, 4DX & RPX theatre in San Francisco, CA. The official opening will be Friday, May 21, with first-run movies including Spiral, followed by A Quiet Place Part II and Cruella on Thursday, May 27. In celebration of opening the more...

3,000 Hungry Goats Take Over Oakland Hillside3,000 Hungry Goats Take Over Oakland Hillside
By - posted 5/13/2021
Bay Area Updates, Outdoorsy, Wow

Thanks to the Oakland Fire Department for sharing their video of 3,000 hungry goats on the King Estates Open Space in Oakland. They were released as part of Oakland Fire’s annual vegetation management program. 3000 very lucky and hungry goats were released into the King Estates Open Space this week as part more...

Giant 9-Foot Floral "Butterflies" Are Coming to SF's StreetsGiant 9-Foot Floral “Butterflies” Are Coming to SF’s Streets
By - posted 4/30/2021
Artsy Fartsy, Brand New, Reopening, Uplifting, Wow

Ever wanted to become a butterfly? You’ll get a chance to spread your wings in May. On Saturday, May 1st 13 large floral Instagramable butterflies are landing in the streets of San Francisco for a weeklong promotion. The giant butterflies, which range from 6-9 feet tall are made from natural materials and more...

"Bearsun" Life-Size Teddy Bear’s Final Day in San Francisco“Bearsun” Life-Size Teddy Bear’s Final Day in San Francisco
By - posted 4/24/2021
Bay Area Updates, Brand New, Uplifting, Wow

Bearsun, the life-size teddy bear (aka Jessy Larios) who planned to walk 380 miles from LA to San Francisco in an adorable bear costume is finally made it after 482 miles. According to the SF Chronicle, Jesse Larios left LA on April 12th carrying his phone, charger a flashlight and a more...

Missing 150-Foot Section of Big Sur's Highway 1 Reopens TodayMissing 150-Foot Section of Big Sur’s Highway 1 Reopens Today
By - posted 4/23/2021
Bay Area Updates, Outdoorsy, Reopening, What's Closed / What's Open, Wow

After being closed for nearly 3 months, a 150-foot section of Highway 1 in Big Sur is set to reopen Friday, April 23rd at Noon.  The roadway at Rat Creek (about 50 miles south of Monterey) was washed away during heavy rains on January 28th. Related Stories Big Sur’s Highway 1 Set more...

This is SF's Newest Mural at Clarion AlleyThis is SF’s Newest Mural at Clarion Alley
By - posted 4/20/2021
Artsy Fartsy, Murals, Wow

Thanks to indybay.org for letting us know about Clarion Alley’s brand new mural dedicated to Climate Change. Come celebrate Earth Day and the unveiling of Extinction Rebellion San Francisco Bay Area’s new mural, “The world is on fire,” with music performances, art activities, storytelling and some surprises. The mural is larger than more...

Check Out Berkeley's Colorful Southern African "Super Bloom"Check Out Berkeley’s Colorful Southern African “Super Bloom”
By - posted 4/16/2021
Bay Area Favorites, Brand New, Outdoorsy, Spring Flowers, Wow

By Victoria Franco – Bay City News Foundation The University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley has reopened to the public with a special attraction, a Southern African “Super Bloom” consisting of plants from South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Botswana, and Namibia. Thousands of yellow, purple, orange, fuchsia and white flowers have created more...

Port of Oakland Sees "Cargo Boom": Sets New RecordPort of Oakland Sees “Cargo Boom”: Sets New Record
By - posted 4/15/2021
Bay Area Updates, Wow

Officials at the Port of Oakland on Tuesday announced record-setting import and export volumes for the month of March with the equivalent of nearly 195,000 20-foot shipping containers going through the port. The equivalent of 97,538 20-foot shipping containers were imported through the port in March — a 45 percent increase more...

SF Fireboat Creates Beautiful RainbowSF Fireboat Creates Beautiful Rainbow
By - posted 4/7/2021
Only in San Francisco, Wow

In case you missed it, the San Francisco Fire Department shared an amazing photo by N. Gardner on Easter, showcasing a spectacular rainbow created by Fireboat 3, a San Francisco Fireboat, in front of the Golden Gate Bridge. #SFFDFB3 is wishing everyone a very happy and safe Easter Afternoon and day. more...

Artists Transform Ocean Beach into Massive MasterpieceArtists Transform Ocean Beach into Massive Masterpiece
By - posted 3/30/2021
Artsy Fartsy, Bay Area Updates, City Insight, Fun & Games, Murals, Outdoorsy, Wow

Thanks to ABC7 for sharing the story about the massive beach art and sand drawings that took place at Ocean Beach on Sunday, March 28. Earthscape Art Experience transforms the sand into temporary, large-scale intricate works of art. Using rakes, the artists used the beach as their massive canvas. Of course, more...

SF's Massive Beach Art & Sand Drawings at Ocean BeachSF’s Massive Beach Art & Sand Drawings at Ocean Beach
By - posted 3/25/2021
Get Out: Events, Wow

Its time to get out to the beach! Fresh air, toes in the sand, awesome creativity Join us to create collaborative art on the beach in community for a public beach art workshop in San Francisco In adherence to covid safety measures, we will be limiting this experience to 15 participants, wearing more...

Cherry Blossoms Are Blooming in SF's Union SquareCherry Blossoms Are Blooming in SF’s Union Square
By - posted 3/23/2021
Bay Area Updates, City Insight, Outdoorsy, Wow

Spring has sprung in San Francisco. See Union Square’s beautiful Cherry Blossoms have started blooming now, but the peak is yet to come. Spring has Sprung in Union Square 🌸🌸🌸 Cherry blossom season is here- our little trees are still young and blooming so peak blossoming is yet to come. pic.twitter.com/3k6K58PjVN — Union more...

Red Bull Raid: Freestyle Ski & Snowboard Contest at Lake TahoeRed Bull Raid: Freestyle Ski & Snowboard Contest at Lake Tahoe
By - posted 3/18/2021
Fairs & Festivals, Outdoorsy, Wow

Red Bull Raid Returns to Squaw Valley to Celebrate Local Tahoe-area Rippers The one-of-a-kind all-out endurance and freestyle ski and snowboard event caps off a unique season and applauds those who made it possible. Red Bull Raid–the only freeride event in the United States that blends the endurance aspect of competitive uphill more...

50 Ft. Humpback Whale Seen in SF Bay50 Ft. Humpback Whale Seen in SF Bay
By - posted 3/17/2021
Bay Area Updates, City Discoveries, Outdoorsy, Wow

Thanks to SF Gate for sharing the news that there’s a whale in the San Francisco Bay right now. Experts at the Marine Mammal Center spotted the first humpback whale of the season in the San Francisco Bay. The 50 foot whale has been seen swimming in the area over the more...

Golden Gate Park's "Lighted Forest" Now Open Until 9:30pGolden Gate Park’s “Lighted Forest” Now Open Until 9:30p
By - posted 3/15/2021
Artsy Fartsy, Bay Area Updates, Only in San Francisco, Outdoorsy, Things to Do, What's Closed / What's Open, Wow

Now that it’s lighter later, COVID numbers seem to be improving and we’re getting into the exhibition’s planned final month, “Entwined” is now open until 9:30pm nightly in Golden Gate Park according to an Instagram post over the weekend by artist Charles Gadeken. The exhibit is currently scheduled to end on more...