San Francisco


Choy Sun Doe Day in San Francisco Chinatown Feb 9th

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Choy Sun Doe Day:

San Francisco
Saturday, February 9th, 2019
10:00am – 4:00pm | Free

Bring the fam and join us on Saturday February 9th at Chinatown on Grant and Jackson for a special NEW EVENT-CHOY SUN DOE DAY!

Who is Choy Sun? He’s the God of Wealth and who wouldn’t want to welcome a deity like that? He blesses all with much prosperity and an abundance of wealth!

There will be performances, food, a petting zoo and ONE HUNDRED CHOY SUNS milling around passing out RED ENVELOPES (to kiddies only, sorry adult people) filled with a sweet treat and possibly a voucher for a toy *or* MONEY of course.

Event time is from 10AM to 4PM. Choy Suns will flood the area to sprinkle red envelopes at 12:28PM. Be there and get BLE$$ED!


Chinese New Year Flower Market Fair in San Francisco Feb 2nd – 3rd

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Chinese New Year Flower Market Fair:

Grant Avenue from Clay to Broadway; Washington, Jackson & Pacific between Stockton & Kearny
Saturday, February 2nd – Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

The Chinese New Year Flower Market Fair is held on the weekend before Chinese New Year Day. The Flower Fair is the place to come to purchase fresh flowers, fruits, candies and brand new supplies for the home to begin the new lunar year. Delight in performances of traditional Chinese magicians, acrobats, folk dancers and opera as you take in the beautiful fragrances of spring. You will find over 120 booths and concessions making this a shopper’s paradise.


Vintage Paper Fair in San Francisco Jan 5th & 6th

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Vintage Paper Fair:

Golden Gate Park
County Fair Building
9th Ave. & Lincoln Way
Saturday, January 5th – Sunday, January 6th, 2019

Northern California’s Finest Selection of Postcards, Trade Cards, Stereoviews, Photography, Labels, Brochures, Victorian, Transportation & Sports Memorabilia, and All Manner of Curious, Beautiful and Interesting Old Paper!


New Years Gaiety at San Francisco Symphony Dec 31st

New Years Gaiety:

San Francisco Symphony
201 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco
Monday, December 31st, 2018

Had too much “nice” and want a little more “naughty”? Then join us for the gayest New Year’s romp in the city as we ring in 2019 with San Francisco’s famed drag sensation Peaches Christ, Edwin Outwater,Jane Lynch, Cheyenne Jackson, and the SF Symphony!



Night Bloom at Conservatory of Flowers in San Francisco Dec 23rd & 24th

Night Bloom:

Conservatory of Flowers
100 John F Kennedy Dr, San Francisco
Sunday, December 23rd, Monday, December 24th, 2018
5:00 – 11:00pm | $27

Rooms evoking the tropics will dazzle in this interactive nighttime experience. Journey through the five galleries and be transported with Night Bloom.

  • Prism: Colorful beams will pique your curiosity and encourage exploration.
  • Glow: Reflect in the glimmer of glowing ponds.
  • Bloom: Play and embrace your imagination.

All-You-Can-Eat Crab Feast at SoMa StrEat Food Park in San Francisco Dec 16th

All-You-Can-Eat Crab Feast:

SoMa StrEat Food Park
428 11th St, San Francisco
Sunday, December 16th, 2018
12:00 – 3:00pm | $60

Satisfy your cray-vings at the 6th Annual Crab Feast with ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT Dungeness crab legs, garlic noodles, salad, and iced tea. For an exceptionally clawsome time, pair your tasty crustaceans with thirst-quenching craft beer or house-made sangrias from the StrEat Brew Bar. It’s a feast you don’t want to miss, so grab your friends and family and side-step on up to crab-ulous feast at SoMa StrEat Food Park.


Italian Christmas Market Dec 1st & 2nd at Museo Italo Americano in San Francisco

Italian Christmas Market:

Museo Italo Americano
Fort Mason Center, Building C, San Francisco
Saturday, December 1st – Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

Choose the perfect Christmas gift for your family and friends, such as artisanal Italian food and wine, unique handmade jewelry, Italian fashion and accessories, art objects, and several unique craft items, all made by Italian artisans.

The Mercatino will also feature Il Caffè delle Forchette, a fun spot to enjoy Italian coffee, pastries, and savory bites.


Free Entry to San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park Nov 11th

Free Entry to San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park:

San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park
499 Jefferson Street, San Francisco
Sunday, November 11th, 2018

A fleet of historic vessels are moored at Hyde Street Pier, an extension of Hyde Street. The ships are open to visitors year-round. A short, level walk to the end of the pier rewards visitors with great views of San Francisco Bay.

Located in the Fisherman’s Wharf neighborhood, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park offers visitors the sights, sounds, smells and stories of Pacific Coast maritime history. The Park includes a magnificent fleet of historic ships, a Visitor Center, Maritime Museum, Maritime Research Center, and Aquatic Park Historic District.