The Thursday nightlife just got a lot better. This Thursday, Sept 29, the California Academy of Sciences trumps the entertainment world. Imagine special musical performances, discovering the latest innovations from Microsoft, drinking fine cocktails, glowing aquarium displays, and seeing the museum’s greatest exhibits all for a $12 cover.
If you’re looking to change up your routine eating habits, instead of simply swapping recipes with friends, swap entire books full of new cooking ideas. There is actually an event dedicated to foodies seeking new eats. It’s called a Cookbook Swap and Drive, and it’s happening tonight, Monday, Sept. 26.
Drink some free coffee to celebrate the last day of the summer solstice. Peet’s is offering a buy one get one free deal on any coffee or tea drink through September 25. You’ll get the deal if you print out the coupon, or show the barista the coupon on your mobile phone. There are nine Peet’s locations around San Francisco. From Polk Street to Market, just Mapquest it.
Avast ye sailors! International Talk Like A Pirate day is among us. Today, Monday, September 19, we honor a quirky side of the English language that was used on the high seas, and spoken by handsome Hollywood hunks in commercialized portraits of pirate culture. Today is the 16th year honoring pirate-talk– a day that originated as an idea among friends that has transformed into an international celebration.
There aren’t any apple orchards or vegetable patches in downtown San Francisco, but farm fresh food has hydrated the city’s food desert for 30 years. Today, Wednesday, September 14, the UN Plaza farmer’s celebrates 30 years of business and providing nutrition education to the folks of Market Street.
When sweat drips with ice cream cones it’s time to Spare the Air. When you’re hot, and the air quality is not, it’s time to Spare the Air. On warm days in the city, air pollution becomes a problem. Fear not city dwellers! Today, San Francisco issued an alert for an unhealthy air quality day, asking folks to be mindful of excess exhaust in hopes to reduce smog.