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Bernal Heights Fiesta On The Hill – October 16th

For more than 20 years this neighborhood street fair has drawn people to this fun family-friendly event featuring pony rides, a petting zoo, pumpkin patch, local artists and live music!
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Italian Heritage Parade – October 9th

Formerly known as Columbus Day, San Francisco’s Italian Heritage Parade in North Beach is a tribute to the famous Italian explorer’s “discovery” of the New World in 1492 and his declaration to those who doubted that the world wa…

Answer: Opened to the public in 1855, as an amusement park, what was San Francisco’s most popular resort until it closed in 1892?

Answer: Woodward’s Gardens Woodward’s Gardens occupied the block bounded by Mission, Duboce, Valencia, and 14th Streets with the main entrance on Mission Street. R. B. Woodward opened his gardens to the public in 1866, as an amusement park catering to all tastes. It was San Francisco’s most popular resort until it closed in 1892. State […]

Fleet Week – October 6-11th

From its humble beginning in 1911, the Navy’s flight program has grown to become a guardian of freedom for America and its allies. The U.S. Naval Aviation program includes three branches of the military: the Navy, the Marine Corps and the Coast Guard. This year San Francisco Fleet Week spectators will be captivated by the […]

Castro Street Fair – October 2nd

The Castro Street Fair was founded by Harvey Milk, and the group he led, the Castro Valley Association, in 1974. The fair features multiples stages with live entertainment, DJs, food vendors, community-group stalls as well as a curated artisan alley with dozens of Northern California artists. Due to community pressure the fair restructured the organization […]

Folsom Street Fair – September 25th

The Folsom Street Fair (FSF) is an annual BDSM and leather subculture street fair held on the last Sunday in September and caps San Francisco’s “Leather Pride Week”. The Folsom Street Fair, sometimes simply referred to as “Folsom”, takes place on Folsom Street between 7th and 12th Streets, in San Francisco’s South of Market district. […]

Polk Street Blues Festival – September 24th

For many years, San Francisco has been known for its love of the blues. The Festival will feature two main stages, a merchant marketplace, arts and crafts, gourmet food booths, a large family area, cafe seating areas, and much more.
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Ghiradelli Chocolate Festival – September 10-11th

This family-friendly event features prominent local chefs creating chocolate inventions during cooking demonstrations, live musical entertainment, children’s activities and the popular “Earthquake” Ice Cream Sundae Eating Contest. Over 30 different booths from local restaurants, bakeries and chocolate companies will provide dessert samples during the two-day event. All proceeds from the event are donated to Project […]

San Francisco Marathon – July 31st

In July of 2010, The Wall Street Journal coined The San Francisco Marathon® “The Race Even Marathoners Fear”. Approximately 25,000 runners will flood the streets of San Francisco to take the ultimate challenge in the San Francisco Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5K events. Join the fun with your neighbors, companies, clubs, schools, teams, churches, or […]

SF AIDS Walk – July 17th

In 1987, the first AIDS Walk San Francisco was an extraordinary and much-needed success that also helped shatter the silence. At a time when the nation was inattentive to the looming crisis, these courageous walkers brought their message visibly to the streets: We are here to fight AIDS! Over the years, more and more members […]