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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 cities, too.
All You Need to Know about SF Pride 2015
A guide to SF Pride, San Francisco's celebration and parade of gay power and community. The June 27-28, 2015 extravaganza is the largest LGBT gathering in the U.S.
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.
Best Breakfasts in San Francisco
A Top 10 list of breakfast restaurants in the various neighborhoods San Francisco. Menus range from traditional omelettes and pancakes, to beignets and roasted banana French toast.
San Francisco Bay Area Outlet Malls
A directory of outlet malls in the San Francisco Bay Area. These California outlet malls and factory stores vary in size from 10 to almost 200 -- and are located around the Bay Area, including Vacaville, Napa, Gilroy and Milpitas.
Walk, Bus, Bike to San Francisco Pride Parade...
San Francisco Pride surges the last weekend of June with a huge street celebration, parade, dozens of side events and lots of traffic. Many streets are closed, and your best bet is to take public transportation.
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.
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.
The 12 Best SF Pride Parties, Shows & Marches
Accompanying the SF Pride Celebration and Parade are a slew of parties, shows and marches during the last week of June. Here are some of the best.
Best San Francisco Attractions
A guide to favorite attractions in San Francisco. The attractions include landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge as well as San Francisco's historical sites and traditional visitor destinations.
Guide to San Francisco Museums
Alphabetical directory of San Francisco museums. Museums range from the small and specialized, like MoAD, to the larger and better known venues such as the de Young and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. This list also includes several museums outside San Francisco in the Bay Area.
Frida, Fetishes, Jazz & Other Things to...
A guide to July 2015 festivals and other fun things to do and see in San Francisco, including jazz concerts and fetish and crafts fairs.
10 San Francisco Tea Rooms
Best tea rooms and tea houses in San Francisco, including Samovar Tea Lounge, Lovejoy's, Imperial Tea, and Modern Tea. These tea rooms in San Francisco are open all day, not just for high tea.
10+ Great San Francisco Blogs
A list of 10 great San Francisco blogs, covering everything from restaurants and art, to news and photos.
Best Berkeley Lunch Spots
Favorite lunch spots in Berkeley, California. This list does not include West Berkeley -- just downtown and the North Berkeley/Gourmet Ghetto area.
Top Picks for San Francisco Fun in June
June 2015 in San Francisco is full of festivals celebrating everything from documentaries and jazz to Juneteenth and LGBT pride.
Live Music Clubs in San Francisco
A list of live music clubs in San Francisco, including a brief description, address and link to each club's the live music calendar.
Great Parks in San Francisco
A selection of San Francisco best parks and green spaces, from the Presidio and Golden Gate Park, to Ocean Beach and Cayuga Park.
Best Cocktails in San Francisco
An initial primer on the best cocktails in San Francisco, with a place to review and add your own.
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.
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.
Fine Dining Favorite in San Francisco
A favorites list of some fine dining restaurants in San Francisco. The list includes elegant venues like the Dining Room at the Ritz Carlton, as well as restaurants with a more laid back vibe like Town Hall and Aziza.
Disaster Preparedness & Emergency Kits
Information on how to build emergency kits and how to prepare for disaster, natural or otherwise. Some of the resources are San Francisco and Bay Area specific. Others are just general information on disaster safety for you, your family and your pets. Page 3.
California Congressional Representatives
Information on finding your California Congressional Representative, including a list of Northern California districts and their reps. Included are District 8, San Francisco (Nancy Pelosi), District 9 (Barbara Lee) and other counties around the San Francisco Bay Area.
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.
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.
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.
San Francisco Bay Area Animal Shelters
Animal shelters in the San Francisco Bay Area. This list includes official municipal and regional animal shelters.
San Francisco Photos
These pictures of San Francisco represent a cross-section of places and things. The photos here include images of San Francisco neighborhoods, landmarks and other places of interest. You'll also find pictures of San Francisco wildlife and public art installations, Bay Area photos as well as event photos such as Carnaval San Francisco and Bay to Breakers.
Live Music Clubs in Berkeley & Oakland
A list of live music clubs in Berkeley and Oakland, with brief description, address, and links to each club's live music and event calendar. Page 2.
FM Radio Stations - San Francisco
A list, including brief description of FM radio stations in the San Francisco area.
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.
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.
San Francisco Explorer Cruise
A description of the Red and White Fleet's San Francisco Explorer Cruise, formerly the Ferry Building Line Cruise, as well as the other San Francisco Bay cruises offered by Red and White.
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.
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.
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.
Top Things to Do and See in San Francisco in...
Here are San Francisco's best bets for things to do in April 2015, including the SF International Film Festival, street fairs, art festivals and more.
Dungeness Crab Cracks at These 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.
Irish Pubs in San Francisco
Best Irish pubs in San Francisco, serving Guinness, Irish Whiskey and Irish Coffee, and Irish Breakfast in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Bay Area Labyrinths
A short list of public labyrinths in the San Francisco Bay Area. The labyrinths are in a number of different styles, the most popular being the Chartres Cathedral plan, installed at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco
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.
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..
Victorians, Harvey Milk, Guppies and Hot...
Visitors might expect only hard bodies and vampish transvestites, but the Castro is home to historic
Holiday Fun for Free in San Francisco
Free fun and celebrations around Christmas and the holidays abound in San Francisco, including concerts, ceremonies, parties and arts and crafts sessions.
Famous Grave Sites - San Francisco Bay Area
Where to location famous graves in the San Francisco Bay Area. Because most of San Francisco's cemeteries were moved out of the city in the 20th century, the famous grave sites are found primarily in Colma and in Mountain View Cemetery in Oakland.
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.
Italy in San Francisco
Guide to enjoying Italy in San Francisco. Martha Bakerjian, About.com's Italy Travel Guide, shares her favorite places in town to enjoy Italian food, Italian coffee, and San Francisco Italian Culture.
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.
San Francisco Walking Tours
San Francisco walking tours are a wonderful way to learn about the if you're a visitor or a new resident, and a fun way to enhance your city knowledge if you're a local. San Francisco walking tours and guided walks offer a variety of schedules and themes -- some free, most for a charge.
Parties, Marches & Shows: SF Pride Fun...
Alongside San Francisco's pride celebration & parade June 28-29, 2014, are many LGBT parties, shows and activities, like the annual film fest and dyke march.
Top Things to Do & See in San Francisco in...
A guide to September 2014 festivals and cool events in the San Francisco Bay Area, including Opera in the Park, dragon boat races and the Folsom Street Fair.
Best Chocolate Shops in San Francisco...
Local chocolate shops and chocolatiers in the San Francisco and Berkeley areas. The focus is on locally-made chocolate, or San Francisco-based chocolate shops that offer a more international selection.
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.
Top Attractions & Experiences in SF's...
San Francisco's Golden Gate Park offers museums, sports facilities, lakes, gardens and other attractions and experiences for all ages.
New Phone Dialing Rules in San Francisco
The San Francisco Bay Area gets a new area code in early spring 2015, which means you have to dial extra digits to make local San Francisco calls.
10+ Restaurants and Cafes in the Mission
List of 10+ restaurants to try in the Mission District of San Francisco. A diverse selection of dining spots if you find yourself in the Mission.
Cutting 8% - The Whys & Hows of San...
Under the first-ever California-wide mandatory water restrictions, San Francisco must cut its water consumption by 8% and other Bay Area cities by a lot more. Here are the rules and conservation tips.
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.
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.
Noisy People - An Essay on the Film by...
Review of experimental music film Noisy People- by director Tim Perkis. Noisy People is a video documentary portraying on the lives of improvisational music and showing the experimental music scene in the San Francisco Bay Area. Noisy People shows at occasional screenings and is also available on DVD.
Top 8 Gelato in San Francisco
A selection of favorite Italian gelato places in San Francisco. These gelato stops are located in a cross-section of neighborhoods around town.
Dance Clubs & Nightclubs in San Franci...
Alphabetical list of nightclubs, dance clubs and lounges in San Francisco. Brief descriptions, address, and website links.
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.
Top Things to Do With Dad for Father's Day in...
For Father's Day, the San Francisco Bay Area offers special activities, events and meals so you can show your appreciation for the dads in your life.
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.
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.
San Francisco Independent Bookstores
A listing of San Francisco independent bookstores -- from speciality stores to locally owned new and used booksellers. This guide to independent book stores in San Francisco also includes links to a location map as well as some links to store event pages.
San Francisco's Best Attractions
Best attractions for visitors in San Francisco. A list of must-see destinations and landmarks around the city.
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.
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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.
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.
Concerts Outside of San Francisco - September&n...
September concerts outside of San Francisco at venues in the Bay Area - in Berkeley, Oakland and on the Peninsula. Page 2.
Don't Drive in San Francisco
San Francisco is made for walking, and one-third of its neighborhoods are even a walkers' paradise, according to a 2011 Walk Score survey. Most San Franciscans live close enough to stores, restaurants, schools and parks that they really needn't drive, the report finds.
SF's Best New Year's Eve Parties & Shows
A guide to New Year's Eve 2015 in San Francisco, including parties, performances, concerts and other entertainment.
San Francisco Community Event Calendars
A compilation of community event calendars in San Francisco. The event calendars here represent a variety of activities in the city, including lectures and readings, as well as regular concerts and park activities, classes and programs.
Volunteer for Habitat Restoration - East Bay
Volunteer to help with habitat restoration in the East Bay - San Francisco. Areas include Berkeley, Oakland, and the East Bay Parks District. Page 2.
Small Museums in the Yerba Buena Arts Dist...
An overview of small museums in the Yerba Buena Arts District and SoMa in San Francisco. SoMa museums include MoAD, the Contemporary Jewish Museum, the Cartoon Art Museum and the Craft and Folk Art Museum in San Francisco.
Nutcracker to Scrooge: SF's Best Christmas...
A guide to Nutcracker, A Christmas Carol. Christmas concerts and other holiday shows in the Bay Area, ranging from traditional to modern to off-beat.
Fourth of July Fireworks in San Francisco -...
Map showing places where you can view the 4th of July fireworks on San Francisco Bay. Includes information on Fourth of July celebrations in San Francisco and around the Bay Area.
Job Hunting Help at the San Francisco Public...
As you hunt for a job, don't overlook the help and resources available at the San Francisco Public Library, including resume-writing workshops, computer time earmarked for job-seekers and online video tutorials
San Francisco Hotel Lounges
A primer on some of San Francisco's hotel lounges and bars.
Google Glass Banned & Welcomed in San...
Several San Francisco bars ban Google Glass, the smart eyewear that can take photos and video. The ban is the latest sign of the tech backlash in the city.
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.
World Premiere in San Francisco by Chinese...
A sculpture by Chinese artist Zhang Huan makes its world premiere in San Francisco and is on display at Civic Center through 2011. The colossal public art piece is in honor of the 30th anniversary of the sister city relationship between San Francisco and Zhang's base of Shanghai.
Where to Ice Skate in the Bay Area, During the...
Here's where to ice skate in the San Francisco Bay Area, including holiday pop-up outdoor ice rinks and year-round indoor rinks.
San Francisco Underground Theater
San Francisco has a strong and flourishing original theater scene. One venue with monthly comedy and independent shows is Stage Werx, which stages productions literally underground.
Art Galleries in San Francisco - Neighborhoods...
A list of art galleries in San Francisco, organized by neighborhood. Each gallery has contact information and a link to the gallery's website.
Submit Your Venue Listing
Submit information about your local venue for a listing at About San Francisco.
Muni Metro Map
Map of the San Francisco Muni Metro system. This map does not include bus routes, just train and streetcar lines in San Francisco.
San Francisco & Bay Area Beekeepers
A directory of San Francisco beekeepers and Bay Area beekeeping associations and groups. Newcomers to beekeeping are welcome to attend meetings -- to learn more about starting a hive, an apiary, or just getting an education on bees in general. The resources here include beekeepers associations in San Francisco, Alameda County, Contra Costa County, San Mateo County and Santa Clara County.
10 Things About Steve Wozniak
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End-of-Summer Events Calendar
Take advantage of the last of summer's special events in San Francisco. Page 2.
Find a Lost Pet in the San Francisco Bay A...
Information on San Francisco Bay Area animal shelters, and general tips on finding a lost dog or cat.
Murals & Public Art Improve San Francisco's...
An urban renewal/public art contest for murals, sculpture, installations and other street art is aimed at improving San Francisco's blighted Market Street and giving local artists one-of-a-kind visibility.
San Francisco Theater
Directory of San Francisco theater and theater performances in the San Francisco Bay Area. The list includes mainstream San Francisco theater as well as alternative and smaller performance venues.
Dig, Learn, Eat and Play for Earth Day
A guide to Earth Day activities in San Francisco & the Bay Area, including volunteer clean-up projects, eco fashion shows and environment-themed fun for kids.
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.
October Festivals & Street Fairs -...
October festivals and annual festivals in San Francisco. This calendar includes film festivals, autumn festivals and street fairs and covers the month of October - with links to additional festival dates, calendars, events and monthly arts and entertainment in San Francisco.
Mexican Restaurants in San Francisco
List of Mexican restaurants in San Francisco, with links to menus and maps. Mexican restaurants are organized by neighborhood.
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.
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
Other-Than-Mexican Restaurants in the Mission
The Mission's restaurant revolution has brought cuisines from around the world to the burrito bastion.
You're Invited: Celebrate 100 Years of History...
San Francisco City Hall, a Beaux Arts masterpiece that's seen weddings, killings, protests and parties, turns 100 years old in 2015.
Cinema Supper Club at the Legion of Honor -...
Cinema Supper Club at the Legion of Honor in San Francisco is an evening of art, film and fine dining. Enjoy dinner at the Legion Cafe, a stroll through the featured exhibit, and a film with thematic ties to various artists.
Top Thanksgiving Activities in San Francisco...
Thanksgiving meals at restaurants, volunteer opportunities, turkey trots, shows and tree-lighting ceremonies are offered in San Francisco on turkey day and the Friday and weekend after.
San Francisco Decorator Showcase Blends Classic...
Designers have overhauled two dozen worn out rooms of an 1899 Pacific Heights mansion for the 2013 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. Mixing classic with contemporary, the results are stunning.
Dog Parks in San Francisco
A list of off-leash dog parks and dog-friendly areas in San Francisco and the Bay Area.
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San Francisco Festivals and Fairs - September&n...
San Francisco festivals and street fairs taking place throughout the Bay Area in September. San Francisco festivals happen throughout the year, with the fall months of September and October being one of the busier times, coinciding as they do with San Francisco's true summer weather.
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.
Top Picks in San Francisco
An overview of the various top picks lists at the About San Francisco site. Lists include top restaurants, top bars, top parks, top attractions, and other San Francisco favorites.
San Francisco Concerts
A monthly guide to San Francisco concerts and concerts in the Bay Area. Venues listed here include the Fillmore, the Great American Music Hall (among others), as well as some concert destinations outside of San Francisco like Berkeley Greek Theatre and the Shoreline Amphitheater.
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.
December's Best Bets - Things to Do in SF
December 2014 in San Francisco offers concerts, films, gift fairs and fundraisers for good causes.
Map of Outer Richmond Attractions - Attractions...
Map of attractions in the Outer Richmond neighborhood of San Francisco. Map markers include the Cliff House, the Legion of Honor and the Sutro Baths.
January's Best Bets - Top Things to Do &...
The holidays are over, but San Francisco in January still has many opportunities to eat, drink, dress up and be merry.
At the Exploratorium – Scott Weaver&#8217...
With just toothpicks and glue--and 3,000 spare hours over 34 years--Scott Weaver has created a ping-pong-ball labyrinth that's also a sculpture of San Francisco's skyline and icons. See how it works at the Exploratorium.
May's Best Bets in San Francisco
San Francisco in May is packed with festivals, street fairs and activities, including Cinco de Mayo, Carnaval and the zany fun run known as Bay to Breakers.
Stanford University - Visitor Attractions...
Guide to visiting Stanford University in California. Stanford University in Palo Alto has several notable attractions, including historic buildings, art installations and museum, as well as public walking tours.
Art Galleries in San Francisco - SoMa Neig...
A list of art galleries in San Francisco, organized by neighborhood. This page contains galleries in the SoMa neighborhood of San Francisco. Page 3.
San Francisco Opera, Symphony & Ballet
Guide to major performing arts venues in San Francisco, including the San Francisco Symphony, the San Francisco Opera, and the San Francisco Ballet. San Francisco performances can be year round or seasonal. Check the performance venues for upcoming seasons and schedules.
San Francisco Fine Dining - Fine Dining...
Map showing locations of some fine dining restaurants in the downtown areas of San Francisco. The map also links to more complete description of the restaurants.
San Francisco & California - New Laws in 2014
Higher minimum wages and rules covering driving, chefs, caregivers, abortions and guns are among the new laws in San Francisco and California in 2014.
San Francisco's Winners (& Losers) in 2014...
The 2014 James Beard Award winners include Slanted Door and Coi. Read more about who from the Bay Area won--and didn't--in the food Oscars.
San Francisco's Best Christmas Trees &...
Landmarks, major hotels and neighborhoods in SF display spectacular Christmas trees and lights during the holidays. Here are some of the most photo-worthy.
San Francisco's Most Romantic Restaurants
A guide to romantic and special-occasion restaurants in San Francisco, perfect for celebrating Valentine's Day, Mother's Day and other momentous events.
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.
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.
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.
What Will It Cost to Raise SF’s...
San Francisco's minimum wage is already the highest in the nation, and the mayor supports raising it to less the city's glaring income inequality.
Top Ways to Celebrate Chinese New Year in the...
Colorful, boisterous Chinese New Year celebrations in the San Francisco Bay Area start in Feb. 2015 and culminate in a Chinatown parade with a 270-foot dragon.
Art Galleries in San Francisco - Union Square...
A list of art galleries in San Francisco, organized by neighborhood. This page contains galleries in the Union Square district of San Francisco. Page 4.
San Francisco Picks Green Products
San Francisco’s green products list--approved, sustainable, energy efficient, environmentally friendly products that the city purchases--is one place to start if you're overwhelmed by the explosion in organic, green cleaning, green technology and supposedly eco-friendly products.
San Francisco SPCA Interview - Page 2
A Q&A interview with San Francisco SPCA President Jan McHugh-Smith. Smith addresses topics from the SF/SPCA's spay/neuter program, to the history of the SF/SPCA, to the Holiday Windows events at Macy's. Page 2.
Mortified Live - San Francisco
San Francisco entertainment - Mortified Show - Mortified Live. The Make-Out Room in San Francisco hosts a monthly show known as Mortified Live -- where everyday people read aloud from their teenage journals, letters and memorabilia. Mortified Live happens every month in San Francisco, as well as in other cities, including Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Boston, Washington D.C., Austin, and Portland, Oregon.
Bay Area Railroad Museums and History
Information on California railroad history and Bay Area railroad museums
Top Ways to Pitch in for the Environment -...
Ways to help green and clean San Francisco's environment. Organizations that offer clean-up days, tree plantings and environmental education in San Francisco and around the Bay Area.
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.
Top Things to Do in the Country's Oldest...
San Francisco Chinatown engages all of your senses, with food, culture, shopping and history all within a short walk.
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.
How & Where to Volunteer in SF at the...
Volunteer in the San Francisco Bay Area at Thanksgiving, Christmas and year-round. Nonprofits need help with everything from cooking to IT, and here's how and where to start.
Free Nature Walks in San Francisco
San Francisco parks and Golden Gate National Recreation area offer a host of free walks and outings throughout the city's park system. This guide tells you where you can get more information on free nature walks and free nature programs in the city.
Take a Chocolate Tour of 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.
French Restaurants & Bistros in San Fr...
A list of French restaurants and French Bistros in San Francisco, organized by neighborhood. The choices range from one of San Francisco's most elegant and expensive restaurants (Fleur de Lys) to casual French bistros and cafes.
Best Wine Bars in San Francisco
A selection of wine bars in San Francisco, including a wine bar that serves only organic and sustainable wines.
November's Best Bets: Cool Things to Do &...
Here are San Francisco's coolest shows and events in November 2014, including a hip hop fest, crafts fairs, a Burning Man fundraiser and concerts.
San Francisco Recycling & Trash Facts
In recycling and composting, San Francisco does more than any other US city--but we could do even better. A lot of San Francisco garbage could in fact go in the recycling or compost bins. Here's how to sort it out.

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