Running for Hope

There’s good reason to run this weekend. Over 20,000 people from 50 states and more than 18 countries will be running through the park in a race to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The race, put on by Nike, has...

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Give Back to the Golden Gate Park

How can we let our Golden Gate Park suffer the disgrace of empty candy wrappers, the random soda can, and other blemishes? Trash can put a damper on all the activities that take place at the park. So, why not do your part and...

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Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

More than just the name of an event, Making Strides Against Breast Cancer refers to the vital progress the American Cancer Society has made through research, education, advocacy, and patient services. Because of people like you,...

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Welcome Spring in Artistic Style…

Golden Gate Park is filled with breathtaking flowers both inside and out, as the de Young Museum (50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive) presents ‘Bouquets to Art’ – the 24th annual presentation of this event – from March...

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Nike Women’s Marathon

Bring your sister, mother, or best friends – this is no ordinary weekend. The race and its accompanying perks make it the perfect occasion to connect with important women in your life. Participate in the race together and...

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It’s Time to Take a Tour of Golden Gate Park!

Take the time to absorb the splendor of Golden Gate Park by enjoying one of the many walking tours that directs you through relaxing pockets of water, scent-filled gardens, and mesmerizing landscapes. Friendly tour guides...

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Mafia Made Winter 2007 Trunk Show

Mark your calendars and get your Holiday shopping started EARLY! Mafia Made – over 40 artists and designers of amazing goods along with mini workshops and demos by Craft Gym, The Institute of Mosaic Arts and Arte Alterado!...

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Frisbee + Golf = Disc Golf

Have you ever played golf or thrown a frisbee? Well, the two sports couldn’t be more diametrically opposed – at least when you compare the types of people who play them. Disc golf, on the other hand, mixes the best of both...

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Hooray for Healthy Saturdays!

“Not a single automobile: The silence is deafening, you can actually hear the branches dripping moisture, squirrels scrambling through the underbrush — and the birds!” wrote Chronicle reporter Herb Caen about car-free...

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The Park that Keeps Giving

Holiday shopping may sound like fun until you find yourself packed in like sardines at Union Square with all the other frantic holiday shoppers this season. Ditch the crowds and come out to the Bazaar Bizarre December 15th to...

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Alice’s Now and Zen Music Festival

While some will meditate for hours to achieve their Zen this Saturday, others can just go to Sharon Meadows and fill their ears with the zaftig sounds of the Now and Zen Festival put on by Alice @ 97.3 FM. Remember those hits...

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Sweet Scent of Flowers in Golden Gate Park

As you explore the beauty of Golden Gate Park, there is an undeniable appeal associated with the natural surroundings uncovered in every nook and cranny. As we enter the homestretch of the winter season, you can’t help but...

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Take Your Pick

There’s something for everyone in the park this weekend. Weather you’re a foodie, in dire need of a good laugh, a fan of jazz, or just want to enjoy one of America’s favorite pastimes, the park has it all, so come on out and...

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Hit the Scene on a Pair of Your Own Wheels

Just imagine a time (not too long ago) when groups such as the Golden Gate Skate Patrol made headlines, as they enjoyed colorful journeys throughout the San Francisco region. During the days of classic Madonna, mullets, and...

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Music, Sweet Music

Kick up your heels and slap your knees for this year’s Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival. With 350 musicians on five stages, there’ll be a whole-lot-of banjo pikin’ and honky-tonk to satisfy even the most cynical mountain folk...

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Rainy Days in Golden Gate Park

This weekend – the forecast predicts more rain with troublesome winds – meaning I’d suggest you hold off on that run through the park and instead…try to enjoy some of the features of Golden Gate Park offered within the...

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Gone Fishin’

With the success of this weekend’s Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival, the summer’s big events have come to a close. Fall’s squarely upon us, and with the passing of the seasons now comes a time of transition – which for most of...

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Slow Beer Festival – March 1st (Saturday)

The County Fair Building at Golden Gate Park (Lincoln Way and 9th Ave) will open its doors from 12pm to 4pm for the highly anticipated Slow Beer Festival. Here – premier craft beers of San Francisco meet with some of the...

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