Things to Do in San Francisco This Weekend
Before it's time for everyone to head back to school, indulge yourself this weekend with a trip to the beach or a sampling of just about anything at one of the city's biggest food festivals. It's all happening in San Francisco.
Come Hungry, Leave Happy
Noe Valley is one of San Francisco’s most charming neighborhoods. On Aug. 22, 2019, explore the area from 4 to 8 p.m. as the Noe Valley Wine Walk unfolds. Merchants will be offering wine samples and special treats inside their stores on 24th St., from Diamond to Church streets, and on nearby Castro St. Chefs, wine and spirits are celebrated at Eat Drink SF, Aug. 24, 2019, an interactive urban food and wine festival featuring local talent and regional ingredients in a series of tastings, classes, dinners and events at The Midway.
The Dog Days of Summer
Head to Treasure Island this weekend to celebrate your favorite four-legged friend. This weekend's edition of TreasureFest will focus on all things dog. Pet-friendly vendors will be among the regular crowd at this monthly celebration of local food, crafts, and culture.
Not Your Average Sand Castles
This Sunday, head north across the Golden Gate Bridge to the Point Reyes National Seashore for the 38th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest. The event is free to spectators and participants alike. Come see some incredible artworks arise from the sandy shore.
Giant Race(rs), On Your Mark!
The tenth annual San Francisco Giant Race half marathon, 10K, 5K, kids race and family relay is coming up on Sept. 8, 2019. The Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K courses tour the scenic San Francisco waterfront. Participants receive a shirt, finisher medal and exclusive runner bobblehead featuring a Giants' player. Kids Race & Family Relay participants receive a medal and bobblehead. All races finish on the field at Oracle Park, home of the San Francisco Giants. Registration fees go up after Sept. 7, so be sure to register as soon as possible! Find a hotel for the San Francisco Giant Race.