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So You're Not Going to Burning Man. Here's What...
A guide to San Francisco Bay Area events during Labor Day weekend in 2014, including art and wine festivals and free outdoor performances.
Dioramas, A Geodesic Dome & Inmates' Murals...
YBCA's Bay Area Now triennial includes an exhibition of site-specific installations, dioramas, a printing workshop and San Quentin inmates' paintings.
How to Get Into Museums for Free in San Francisco
Find out how to visit nearly all San Francisco museums for free. This comprehensive guide covers the free admission offers at Bay Area museums--including museums that are always free, that are free on designated days, and that have other deals for free admission.
Map of San Francisco Outlet Malls - Outlet...
Map of San Francisco Bay Area outlet malls. The map includes a clickable sidebar and zoom functions for precise street locations.
San Francisco Events in September
A guide to September 2013 festivals, arts and cultural performances and cool fundraisers in San Francisco and the Bay Area, including SF Opera in the Park, dragon boat races, Macy's Glamorama and the Folsom Street Fair.
San Francisco Halloween Parties & Events...
Besides neighborhood trick-or-treating, there are plenty of other things for kids and families to do for Halloween in San Francisco. Check this guide to 2013 Halloween parties, shows, movies, concerts and events for folks of all ages.
Growing Moustaches in Movember
In November in San Francisco, increasing numbers of men grow moustaches to draw attention to men's health issues. You can support them by going to the fun Movember fundraising events.
Crab Season in San Francisco
Dungeness crab season runs from November until June in Northern California, and San Francisco restaurants are offering the delicious crustacean in myriad forms.
San Francisco's Hottest Festivals, Fairs,...
August 2014 in the San Francisco Bay Area is a whirl of food feasts, music, fairs and other fun, including Outside Lands and Eat Drink SF.
San Francisco's Best Food Trucks
A guide to San Francisco's top food trucks and food carts, based on food quality and quantity, uniqueness, popularity and creativity.
Muni, the San Francisco Municipal Transportatio...
We San Franciscans have a love-hate relationship with Muni, our public transit system of buses, cable cars and streetcars. But the SF Municipal Transportation Agency was a pioneer when it opened in December 1912, and several exhibits and a day of free rides honor its 100th anniversary.
Catch Free Concerts, Theater & Dance...
Free festivals and fun during the summer in San Francisco include concerts, dance lessons, Shakespeare in the Park and circus shows.
San Francisco Muni Metro - Map of Muni Metro...
Map of the San Francisco Muni system, showing metro stops throughout the city. The Muni lines included are the F-Market, J-Church, K-Ingleside, L-Taraval, M-Ocean View, N-Judah, and T-Third.
Bardot Parties, Gypsy Jazz and Other Bastille...
Bastille Day, France's National Day, is celebrated in San Francisco with French-accented parties, dancing and concerts.
Where to See Free Movies This Summer in San...
See movies for free this summer in the San Francisco Bay Area. Shown June-Sept. 2014 mostly outdoors, the films range from blockbusters to local indies.
New Year's Eve in San Francisco
A guide to spending New Year's Eve 2014 in San Francisco, including parties, performances, concerts and other entertainment, and even a few kid-friendly events.
SF Bay Area Strong Going into the Food Oscars
The SF Bay Area has a strong showing in the semifinals for the 2013 James Beard Awards, the Oscars of the culinary world.
San Francisco Chinatown's Moon Festival
San Francisco Chinatown celebrates the Autumn Moon Festival (or Mid-Autumn Festival) on Sept. 14-15, 2013, with parades, a street fair, lion dances and the eating of moon cake. Of all of the traditional Chinese holidays, the Moon Festival is second in important only to Chinese New Year.
October Events in San Francisco
On the October 2013 events calendar in San Francisco are such annual favorites as Litquake, Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, the Castro Street Fair and the Treasure Island Music Festival.
What to Do for Halloween - San Francisco...
Find horror, costume parties and contests and other Halloween 2013 events for adults in San Francisco.
Where to Watch Fireworks & More July 4 Fun...
San Francisco's fireworks are the splashiest of the Bay Area's July 4 celebrations, but there's plenty of fun before dark and in other local cities, too.
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Restaurants' Healthy San Francisco Surcharges...
San Francisco restaurants are increasingly adding surcharges to your bills, supposedly to cover paying for employee health care costs, as required by the Healthy San Francisco law. But they are profiting from it--instead of reimbursing employees for their medical care, the restaurants are holding onto lots of surplus cash, the San Francisco civil grand jury reports.
Golden Gate Bridge 75th Anniversary Celebrations
Events and activities honoring the Golden Gate Bridge's 75th anniversary are scheduled throughout 2012 in the Bay Area. They include contests, films, concerts, exhibits, lectures and more.
San Francisco Zip Code Map
A San Francisco Zip Code Map. Below the zip code map is a key showing zip codes and their corresponding neighborhoods (with links to additional maps).
The Best Places to See Dazzling San Francisco...
Landmarks, major hotels and neighborhoods in SF host spectacular Christmas trees and lights during the holidays. Here are some of the most photo-worthy.
SF Chefs Reveal The Rebel Within & Other Secrets
At the 2013 SF Chefs festival, some of San Francisco's star chefs revealed how they created their signature foods--in one case, by accident--and their secret weapons.
Best Places to Watch & Other Bay to Breakers...
Here's how to enjoy Bay to Breakers, whether you want to run or just watch San Francisco's unique race-party.
Nights at San Francisco Museums
Nearly all of the San Francisco Bay Area's major museums host special museum nights of added programs, activities, and entertainment, which is included with museum admission.
Ice Skating in San Francisco
Find an ice skating rink in or around San Francisco, including wintertime outdoor rinks right in the middle of the city.
Free Christmas and Holiday Activities and...
A guide to free events and activities around Christmas and the holidays in San Francisco, including concerts, ceremonies, parties, and arts and crafts sessions for kids.
2013 America's Cup Final in San Francisco
The September 2013 America's Cup final in San Francisco features Emirates Team New Zealand challenging defending champ Oracle Team USA for the oldest major trophy in international sports.
The Scoop - The Best Ice Cream in San Francisco
San Francisco is dotted with specialty shops scooping up fresh, smooth, house-made ice cream in classic, exotic, innovative and sometimes downright odd flavors.
Tilden Park Map - Map of Tilden Park in...
Map of Tilden Park area in Berkeley California. Tilden Park is part of the East Bay Parks system, located in the hills above Berkeley. Tilden Park is home to trails and family activities such as Little Farm. Trails range from more strenuous uphill climbs to kid-friendly loops like the trail around Jewel Lake.
November 2013 in San Francisco - Parties,...
A calendar of San Francisco festivals, fundraisers, shows and special events in November 2013.
Noe Valley Neighborhood Profile
Noe Valley, the neighborhood smack in the middle of San Francisco, is a village of upper-middle class young families serviced by small shops and restaurants along 24th Street.
San Francisco Bags - Locally Made Custom Bags
Bag shopping in San Francisco is relatively easy, with three local companies--Chrome, Rickshaw Bags and Timbuk2--producing messenger and laptop bags. Besides off-the-rack, pre-made ones, they also offer custom bags.
Nutcracker, Christmas Carol and Other Holiday...
A guide to Nutcracker, A Christmas Carol. Christmas concerts and other holiday productions and shows in the San Francisco Bay Area. You'll find traditional programs, modern adaptions of classics and lots of other entertainment for adults and kids alike.
Fleet Week – Blue Angels Soar Above San...
Fleet Week is essentially a display of military muscle, but even liberal, pacifist San Francisco looks forward to the astounding air stunts of the Blue Angels.
Plant Zones in the San Francisco Bay Area
If you're starting a garden and deciding what to grow in it, you may want to find out your plant zone. The USDA and Sunset magazine have different zone systems and maps.
Victorians, Harvey Milk, Guppies and Hot...
Visitors might expect only hard bodies and vampish transvestites, but the Castro is home to historic
Things to Do and See Throughout the SF Bay Area...
April 2013 in the San Francisco Bay Area is a whirlwind of activity. Check this events calendar for film and arts festivals, street fairs and more.
Map of San Francisco Best Attractions - San...
Map of San Francisco attractions and landmarks. The map shows locations around the city where visitors can spend an hour or a day exploring San Francisco's history, culture and nature.
San Francisco's Role in "Blue Jasmine"
San Francisco was abuzz with Woody Allen and Cate Blanchett sightings last summer, and now we’re seeing the result, Blue Jasmine, which opened in theaters here on August 2, 2013.
Burning Man Photos
Bicycles are the most convenient and popular way to get around the Burning Man site, which is north of Reno, NV.
The Golden Gate Bridge by the Numbers
Fun facts and info about the Golden Gate Bridge, that every self-respecting San Francisco resident should know.
James Franco, Grateful Dead & Other Bay Area...
The 2014 San Francisco International Film Festival has several offerings with Bay Area scenes, subjects and filmmakers, including James Franco, the Grateful Dead and the Bay Bridge.
Thanksgiving in San Francisco
Thanksgiving meals at restaurants, volunteering, walks and runs, performances and tree-lighting ceremonies are among the things to do and see in San Francisco on Thursday and Thanksgiving weekend.
January Events in San Francisco
The holidays are over, but San Francisco in January still has many opportunities to eat, drink, dress up and be merry.
Turkey Trot Time in San Francisco
Prepare for Thanksgiving with a turkey trot in the San Francisco area. You can walk or run a 5K or 10K course, dress up as a turkey (or not), and often help a good cause, too.
Treasure Island Flea Market
The Treasure Island flea market makes the landfill-island one of the Bay Area's newest and most scenic places to shop.
Skate, Bike and Dance Through SF's Richmond...
San Francisco's Sunday Streets program closes off streets to car traffic in various neighborhoods and offers free activities, entertainment and services to pedestrians, bicyclists and skaters.
Map of Irish Pubs in San Francisco
Map showing locations of some popular Irish pubs in San Francisco. Map includes address and links to further descriptions of the pubs and bars.
Holiday Events and Activities in San Francisco
Between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day, San Francisco is buzzing with holiday events and activities. Check this guide for programs and things to do for kids and for adults--including ways to celebrate the season for free and to volunteer for good causes in the SF Bay Area.
More San Francisco Events in October
A continuation of our guide to San Francisco Bay Area festivals, street fairs and other events in October, including the Treasure Island Music Festival, SF Trolley Dances and Half Moon Bay's pumpkin fest. Page 2.
Bay to Breakers & 16 More Fun May Events in...
San Francisco in May is packed with festivals, street fairs and activities, including Cinco de Mayo, Carnaval and the zany mobile costume party known as Bay to Breakers.
Photos to Drool Over: The San Francisco Street...
The San Francisco Street Food Festival lines up top San Francisco restaurants, food trucks, and talented, under-the-radar cooks to serve their specialty fare in the Mission District.
Prostitution in San Francisco
Cleverly done 3-D maps take San Francisco crime rates and depict them topographically, as humps and mountains of various heights. For many categories of crime, the highest incidence rates in San Francisco appear in the Tenderloin and the Mission. Page 5.
Balanchine, Cinderella, World Premieres &...
San Francisco Ballet’s 2014 season, from late January until mid-May, includes Giselle, Cinderella and several world premieres.
Halloween in San Francisco - San Francisco...
Find Halloween parties, shows, costume parades, tours and other special events in San Francisco for children and adults.
Sex Toys from SoMa - San Francisco Company...
San Francisco has home-grown manufacturers that produce things like beer, mattresses, gourmet chocolate, messenger bags, bikes and clothing. One company in particular, though, is creating a lot of buzz: Crave, which makes stylish vibrators.
What to Know About San Francisco Recycling
Though we already have the highest recycling rate in the country, our city is determined to get even greener with a San Francisco recycling law that requires every home and business to sort its garbage. That means we in San Francisco must think before we throw: is this recyclable, compostable, or plain old trash?
Litquake Oct.11-19
Litquake, San Francisco's annual literary extravaganza, features more than 800 writers talking and reading from Oct. 11-19, 2013.
What You Need to Know About Burning Man
In the run up to Burning Man 2011, events in San Francisco offer last-minute tips to burners and examine the huge phenomenon and culture of Burning Man.
Angel Island's Worldwide Immigrants
Angel Island is widely known as the entry point for Chinese emigrants in the early 1900s, but it also processed thousands of natives of Russia, Italy, Korea, Austria, India, Germany, Mexico and elsewhere.
San Francisco Homes
When it comes to San Francisco homes, you're financially better off renting rather than buying, a study finds. San Francisco in fact is the best US city in which to rent, according to Rent.com.
San Francisco Fringe Festival Spotlights Indie...
The San Francisco Fringe Festival, the largest indie theater presentation in the Bay Area, stages dozens of productions including solo performances, comedy, tragedies, improv and musical reviews. The festival is Sept. 6-21, 2013.
Golden Gate Park Map - San Francisco - Map of...
Map of Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. This is a street map of the park and surrounding area in San Francisco -- with markers for attractions throughout the park. The markers have information and a photograph of each location..
San Francisco's Columbarium - Final Resting...
For a twist on people watching, go to the San Francisco Columbarium. The historic building houses mementos, photos, and favorite knick-knacks of thousands of San Franciscans, along with their cremated remains.
Illegal-Tasting Ice Cream at Reopened Three Twins
A Mexican chocolate flavor sparked by SF Giants pitcher Sergio Romo is one of the latest from Three Twins Ice Cream--which just reopened its San Francisco shop after more than two years.
Gifts With San Francisco Roots
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San Francisco Civic Center Farmers' Market...
The farmers' market at San Francisco's Civic Center is now open on Fridays, Sundays and Wednesdays. In the Tenderloin, it has a wide array of produce, low prices, a community-service mission and a down-to-earth vibe.
Submit Your Band Listing
Submit Your Band Listing Use this form to submit information about your band -- to be included in the
Bacon Bacon & W San Francisco Cook Hog-Heaven...
The Bacon Bacon food truck and the W San Francisco hotel collaborate on a bacon-laden dinner on July 23, 2013. The many offerings include an assortment of bacon with different spices, bacon brittle and chocolate-covered bacon.
Volunteer and Contribute in San Francisco
Volunteer and contribute in San Francisco and the Bay Area, at Thanksgiving, Christmas and year-round. Here's how and where to get started.
Map of San Francisco Dog Parks - Off-Leash Dog...
Map showing locations of San Francisco dog parks with off-leash areas. Dog parks range from Fort Funston in the South, to central city parks like Dolores, and out to Berkeley and Albany for more dog spaces.
Healthy San Francisco: A Bold Plan & Goal
With Healthy San Francisco, the city is attempting something that no other US city has: To provide universal health coverage for its residents. The Healthy San Francisco program, funded by the city, employer contributions and participant fees, is reaching people who need it.
AIA's Home Design Tour of San Francisco
If you're not yet living in your dream house or you don't even know what your dream house looks like, you'll find inspiration, help and home plans during the AIA's annual home design tour in San Francisco.
Valencia Street Transforms
In recent years, the Mission District's Valencia Street has been undergoing a Cinderella makeover. Its $1 stores and produce shops have given way to art galleries and indie designer boutiques. Faded Victorians and dumpy structures have been overhauled or demolished to create condos. As it earns a reputation as a quality restaurant row, it's attracting locals from around the Bay Area and tourists from afar.
Better to Rent a Home than Buy in San Francisco
In the San Francisco Bay Area and especially San Francisco city proper, renting a home is a better deal than buying, says a nation-wide report by Trulia. In most of the rest of the U.S., the opposite is true.
Valentine’s Day, Romantic and Special...
A guide to romantic and special-occasion restaurants in San Francisco, perfect for celebrating Valentine's Day, Mother's Day and other momentous events.
San Francisco International Film Festival 2014
The 2014 San Francisco International Film Festival screens nearly 170 films, honors director Richard Linklater and others and includes live music and comedy.
Best San Francisco Parks Map - Map of Best...
Map of San Francisco parks. The map includes markers for Golden Gate Park, the Presidio, Dolores Park and other popular city parks.
Georgia O’Keeffe at San Francisco's de...
Georgia O'Keeffe's early works from Lake George, NY, done before the painter moved to New Mexico, are in an exhibit at San Francisco's de Young museum.
Rare Cuban Ballet Photos at San Francisco...
An exhibit of incredible, candid photos of Cuba's national ballet school marks the San Francisco's Museum of Performance & Design's opening in a new SoMa home in the summer of 2013. Given rare access, Bay Area photographer Rebekah Bowman captured the distinctive traits of the Havana school and its dancers.
Buddhist Temples Dish Up Tasty Japanese Food...
For some of the best Japanese food in San Francisco and the Bay Area, go to Japanese Buddhist temples during the summer. That's Obon season, when temple members honor their ancestors and host celebrations that include traditional dancing, bazaars and lots of home-made, reasonably priced Japanese dishes.
No Resting on Sunday
Sunday, July 28, 2013 is jammed with all kinds of activities in San Francisco.
Map of Downtown Berkeley - Map of Downtown...
Map showing UC Berkeley and area around downtown Berkeley and around the UC Berkeley campus, including UC Berkeley Botanical Garden and Lawrence Hall of Science.
More New Year's Eve Parties & Events in San...
The continuation of our guide to San Francisco 2014 New Year's Eve parties, shows and other events, including comedy, cruises and midnight fireworks. Page 2.
Catch the Last Night of Hamburg's Midsummer...
Hamburg Ballet's A Midsummer Night's Dream, performed in San Francisco on Feb. 12-13, 2014 only, is creative and fanciful.
Things To Do in San Mateo County - Map of...
Map of attractions and things to do in San Mateo County California. The points include museums like the Burlingame Pez Museum and Coyote Point Museum, Hiller Aviation Museum, as well as natural attractions like Fitzgerald Marine Reserve.
Magical Cinderella by San Francisco Ballet
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Prison Inmates' Mural, Exploitation Films,...
Murals by prison inmates and graffiti artists, exploitation films, capoeira and American Indian dances are all offered in Bay Area Now, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts' cutting edge triennial.
CAAMFest: Former SF Asian American Film...
Dozens of films from 20 countries are screened during CAAMFest (formerly the San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival), March 13-23, 2014.
San Francisco's Official Songs
Most cities work just fine with one (or none), but not San Francisco. San Francisco has two official songs.
End-of-Summer Events Calendar
Take advantage of the last of summer's special events in San Francisco. Page 2.
Other-Than-Mexican Restaurants in the Mission
The Mission's restaurant revolution has brought cuisines from around the world to the burrito bastion.
Cartier Jewelry Dazzles
Cartier jewelry is stunning, timeless and unsurpassed in artistry, craftsmanship and flexibility. This exclusive exhibit of Cartier jewelry owned by Americans will change how you look at any jewelry.
SF Pride 2014: All You Need to Know About the...
A guide to SF Pride, San Francisco's celebration and parade of gay power and community. The June 28-29, 2014 extravaganza is the largest LGBT gathering in the U.S.
Top Sailors Racing in America's Cup Series in...
Many of the world's best sailors are in San Francisco for the America's Cup World Series races October 2-7, 2012. Teams representing eight countries are sailing 45-foot-long catamarans.
Books, Ballet & Big Screens
Bookstores, the San Francisco International Film Fest and the SF Ballet provide many cool entertainment options.
San Francisco Weather Map - San Francisco and...
San Francisco and Bay Area weather, with map showing locations of Bay Area cities. This weather list also includes links to weather within individual neighborhoods in San Francisco.
Food Truck Dinners at W San Francisco Hotel
A monthly collaboration between the W San Francisco hotel and local food trucks is producing grilled hamachi with picked cucumbers and Green Goddess dressing, heirloom squash tajine, bacon donut holes and other creative dishes for Bay Area foodies.
November Events in San Francisco
San Francisco Events This Month: Stay warm in November with a mole tasting and a slew of performances, fairs, films and talks indoors.
9/11 Memorial Events in the San Francisco Bay...
A list of San Francisco Bay Area memorial events that mark the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 tragedy.
San Francisco in December - Events &...
December 2013 in San Francisco offers comedy, films, gift fairs and fundraisers for good causes.
The Story Behind the World's Biggest Light...
San Francisco's workhorse Bay Bridge, long overshadowed by the showier Golden Gate Bridge, is now the world's largest light sculpture, thanks to 25,000 LED lights.
What to Do and See at Easter-Time in San...
A guide to Easter activities in San Francisco in 2014, including egg hunts, Easter Bunny photo opportunities, egg decorating and parades.
Parties, Parades, and Culture for St. Patrick's...
A guide to St. Patrick's Day and Irish-themed activities in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2013. The highlight is the St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival in SF, but there are also block parties, pub crawls, Irish music concerts and literary events in the city and a two-day celebration in Dublin, CA.
Chinese Calligraphy & Character Revealed at...
A fall 2012 exhibit of Yahoo! founder Jerry Yang's calligraphy collection demystifies Chinese writing.
Uniquely San Francisco Gifts
Our holiday gift guide and foodie gift guide list unique items that are made in or connected to San Francisco.
SF is 7th Meanest in Homeless Laws
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Kwanzaa in San Francisco
San Francisco's annual Kwanzaa celebration features music, dance, food and ceremonies from Dec. 26-Jan. 1.
San Francisco Ballet's 2013 Season - Cinderella...
San Francisco Ballet's 2013 season features story ballets about Cinderella and dance legend Nijinsky, world premieres and collaboration with European ballet companies.
San Francisco's Smitten Ice Cream
Smitten Ice Cream uses liquid nitrogen and molecular gastronomy to churn out possibly the creamiest ice cream in San Francisco, in popular and startling flavors.
"Batkid" Saves the Day in San Francisco
A Northern California kindergartner becomes a crime-fighting superhero in San Francisco for a day, thanks to Make-A-Wish Foundation's local chapter.
Four Propositions, Four Candidates on SF Ballot
A guide to the Nov. 5, 2013 election in San Francisco, including info on where and when to vote. The biggest contest is over a waterfront development project, the subject of two ballot measures.
San Francisco Events Calendar - February...
February 2014 in San Francisco offers indie films and music, comedy, lots of beer and fun fundraisers--and that's not even counting Chinese New Year and Valentine's Day events.
San Francisco Live Music Clubs - Map of Live...
Map of live music clubs in San Francisco. The music venues listed here include mainstream venues which host national acts, as well as smaller showcases for local musicians
Hispanic Heritage Month in San Francisco
A guide to Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations in San Francisco (Sept. 15-Oct. 15, 2012), including special exhibits, films and lectures.
SF Chefs Challenge: If San Francisco Were a...
The 2012 SF Chefs food festival included a creative bake-off contest for professional pastry chefs and bakers: Make a cake that embodies San Francisco.
Famous and Overrated American Authors
Amy Tan and Sharon Olds are famous contemporary writers from San Francisco who have won lots of awards. Do they deserve the praise and the fame? A Huffington Post critic's list of the 15 most overrated American writers--which includes Tan and Olds--has ignited furious debate.
Dec. 25 in San Francisco - Events and...
The shoppers have retreated and most buildings and offices are closed, but you don't have to be home alone with Chinese take-out on Dec. 25. San Francisco on Christmas Day offers several events and activities suitable for all ages.
America's Cup in San Francisco 2013 - A...
A landlubber's guide to the America's Cup racing in San Francisco during the summer of 2013--including basics like the race's history and this year's boats, controversies and superlatives.
Fun & Solemn Activities for Memorial Day in...
From fun outdoor festivals to patriotic ceremonies and parades, there are plenty of activities in the San Francisco area during the 2014 Memorial Day weekend.
Map of San Francisco Museums - Map of Museums...
Map showing locations of San Francisco museums, including the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Legion of Honor and the de Young, as well as various museums in the Yerba Buena Arts District and beyond.
Human Trafficking Hub
With San Francisco a hub of human trafficking, the city, private organizations and service agencies are banding together to fight the exploitative industry. Their coalition aims to increase public awareness, develop effective policies and help victims.
San Francisco Restaurants & Chefs in 2014...
State Bird Provisions, Coqueta, Manresa and Tartine are among the San Francisco Bay Area finalists for the 2014 James Beard Awards.
Chinglish Review – David Henry Hwang's...
David Henry Hwang's newest play, Chinglish, is a clever comedy of American-Chinese miscommunication and misunderstanding about everything from business negotiations to sex. Chinglish is at the Berkeley Rep through October 2012.
Hunger and Homelessness in San Francisco
Although San Francisco food banks and food pantries had more to give out in 2010, they still had to turn away 30 percent of the people asking for food. A U.S. Conference of Mayors report examines hunger and homelessness in San Francisco and two dozen other cities.
Map of Marin Headlands - Marin Headlands Map
Map of the Marin Headlands, showing various landmarks and locations throughout the park. The Marin Headlands are in Marin County, just north of the Golden Gate Bridge, with many view points facing south to San Francisco.
Map of San Francisco Farmers Markets - Bay Area...
Map showing locations of farmers markets in San Francisco and the Bay Area. The farmer's markets listed here include those at the Ferry Plaza as well as markers farther afield in Point Reyes Station and Palo Alto.
Galloping Good Fun for the Year of the Horse
Now that the intense cleaning, cooking and visiting phase of Chinese New Year has passed, the Year of the Horse fun is off to a galloping start. From tonight
Best Chocolate in San Francisco
San Francisco is a chocoholic's dream. Here's a guide to the city's best chocolate, created by local chocolate manufacturers and chocolatiers.
Chinese New Year Festivities Throughout the San...
Lunar New Year celebrations in the San Francisco Bay Area start in late January and culminate in the Feb. 15, 2014 Chinatown Chinese New Year Parade.
Are Urinals, Goddesses and Coke Spoons Gorgeous?
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Nelson Mandela Day in San Francisco
Celebrate Nelson Mandela Day in the SF Bay Area at events featuring inspiring speeches and South African freedom songs and by helping others in ways big or small. The day, July 18, is Mandela's birthday.
Vote Now on Whether to Vote Forever on Future...
On San Francisco's June 3, 2014 ballot are a bond measure to improve fire & police facilities and a proposition to require voter approval of waterfront height increases.
America's Cup 2013 in San Francisco - NZ &...
Public excitement over the 2013 America's Cup in San Francisco is finally rising as Louis Vuitton Cup finalists New Zealand and Italy compete for the privilege of racing defending champ Oracle Team USA in September. Odds are on the Kiwis, but the grueling race schedule, breakdowns and winds add unpredictability.
San Francisco Christmas Tree & Holiday...
Christmas tree lighting and holiday light displays begin to switch on in San Francisco before Thanksgiving. Here are some of the nicest tree lighting ceremonies and illuminated displays around town.
Red Roses & Standing Ovations as SF...
Two of San Francisco Ballet's best dancers, including the ballerinas' favorite partner, are retiring. Their May 2014 farewell performance was soulful and stunning.
Map to Albany Bulb - Albany California
Map and directions to Albany Bulb and Eastshore State Park in Albany, California.
New, Big & Bold: David Hockney at the de...
British artist David Hockney is an experimental workaholic whose creations include charcoal landscapes, iPad drawings and multi-screen videos. About 400 of them are on view at San Francisco's de Young.
Breast Cancer Awareness Events in San Francisco...
In San Francisco, film screenings, a walk, fundraisers and special promotions are presented during Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October 2013
Pi & Patrick & Cindi & CAAM
Mid-March in San Francisco is a flurry of fun and fantasy, what with St. Patrick's Day, Pi Day, the annual Asian American film festival and SF Ballet's Cinderella.
Walk the Waterfront--& Other Weekend Things to Do
San Francisco's popular Sunday Streets program kicks off its 2014 season with a car-free afternoon along the Embarcadero on March 9, 2014.
Bay to Breakers
Bay to Breakers, San Francisco's annual race/costume party, draws crowds of runners and spectators to the streets on May 18, 2014. Find the best places to watch and other essentials here.
Early Georgia O'Keeffe at de Young Museum
Little-known Georgia O'Keeffe paintings, created before her Southwest life, are exhibited at San Francisco's de Young museum.
Brunches, Shows & Other Ways to Treat Moms...
Events and ideas for celebrating Mother's Day 2013 in San Francisco, including brunches, performances, tours, cruises and comedy.
Concerts, Bay Area Films Close CAAMFest 2014
CAAMFest 2014, the US' biggest Asian American film festival, closes with concerts, Bay Area films, and a profile of a Filipino pivotal to the United Farm Workers in the '60s.
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