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Oldest Bars in San Francisco
Oldest Bars in San Francisco by Neighborhood

We love our bars with a sense of history. They preserve our city history, cultural identity and make some damn good drinks. Here are the oldest, most awesome bars in the city that you should visit the next time you're in town.

Posted on Jul 02 at 01:46 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Best Places to Have a Picnic in San Francisco

When visitors in other cities swelter in summer's heat and picnic plans are abandoned for air conditioned cafes, San Francisco's typical weather report is an invitation to gather up the picnic basket, blanket and head out.

Posted on Jul 01 at 04:20 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

San Francisco Farmers' Markets
San Francisco's Can't-Miss Farmers' Markets

Farmers’ Markets are great places to visit with children any time of year. But they are at their most appealing in summer as the individual stalls literally overflow with produce.

Posted on Jul 01 at 03:52 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Fog San Francisco
Fun Facts About San Francisco Fog

Mark Twain is often misquoted as saying, “The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco.” In 1980 the San Francisco Court of Historical Review and Appeals cleared him of this “malicious misrepresentation.”

Posted on Jun 30 at 05:03 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Things To Do This Weekend: June 27 - 29

All of San Francisco is coming out of the closet and donning their brightest colors. You've never seen a city celebrate Pride like we do. You don’t miss these events this weekend.

Posted on Jun 27 at 12:38 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Belcampo Meat Co Burger
Three New San Francisco Restaurants You Should Be Excited About

Now that Summer is officially here, we can't wait to eat at these three new San Francisco restaurants. You should be excited too.

Posted on Jun 25 at 12:11 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Things To Do This Weekend: June 20 - 22

This weekend is going to be a gut-buster with all countless culinary events. If you don't come away full, you didn't do it right. You don’t miss these events this weekend.

Posted on Jun 18 at 05:40 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Ramen Festival Coming to SF
Epic Ramen Festival Coming to SF

If you're a big fan of ramen – and I mean freshly made noodles with complex broth, not Maruchan instant –you'll want to get over to Japantown on July 19 and 20 for Ramen Street

Posted on Jun 18 at 04:43 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Doc's Burger at Starbelly
The San Francisco Secret Menu Index

There’s nothing quite like a secret menu to make you feel like you’re in the know. From hidden luxe toppings to epic food mash-ups, San Francisco’s got no shortage of hidden gems just waiting for an enterprising eater to order them.

Posted on Jun 18 at 01:58 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

Treasure Island Music Festival
2014 Treasure Island Music Festival Lineup

We know you really only need one reason to come to San Francisco, but on August 8 - 10, we're giving you 70.

Posted on Jun 17 at 12:19 PM | Comments () : Post Comment

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