On Sunday, the San Francisco Model Yacht Club hosted Steam Up 2010, their second annual “All Steam Power” Model Boat Regatta at Spreckels Lake in Golden Gate Park. Lots of steam-powered model boats where on display, and some impressive vessels… Continue Reading
I got an email today from a Richmond resident who lives on 2nd Avenue: About 5am this morning my entire family and I were awoken by extremely loud BOOMS that went on for at least ten times. The police had… Continue Reading
I just never know what I’ll run into when I’m in Golden Gate Park. Today I rode up on a celebration of the Hindu festival Ratha Jatra, associated with Lord Jagannath held at Puri in the state of Orissa, India.… Continue Reading
Grab the marshmallows, graham crackers and hershey chocolate bars! The YeaShOre Community is hosting a bonfire on Saturday night at Ocean Beach from 7pm to midnight. The event will feature a Jewish Havdalah ritual about an hour after sunset. Havdalah… Continue Reading
In addition to (or as part of?) the Summer Gardening Fair that’s taking place this Saturday at the Botanical Garden, you can also enjoy some beginner birding programs. On Saturday from 10am to noon, enjoy a leisurely naturalist-led walk through… Continue Reading
We first told you about Amybelle’s Wash & Dry at 3220 Balboa back in December. They let us know that co-owner Amy Capule would be offering a special service to lend a hand during these tough economic times. That special… Continue Reading
Photo by Edwård.
This Saturday is the 12th Annual Summer Gardening Fair at the Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park. Vendors, hobbyists and experts will be on hand at the fair to help you with your own summer garden (yes, they can thrive,… Continue Reading