February Events in San Francisco

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Photo courtesy of Dancers’ Group


Where the cheers still echo and the excitement lingers, the Candlestick area has a vibe unlike any other in the Bay. The energy remains, as the community embraces its history and readies for the future. Surrounded by Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhoods, some of the best things to do in San Francisco reverberate in this legendary area.


Comedy Thursdays

Every Thursday at 8 pm


IL Pirata

2007 16th Street, at Utah Street Potrero Hill, San Francisco


It’s not just a fun thing to do on the weekend. It’s a fun thing to do before the weekend! Go to IL Pirata Bar & Restaurant on Thursdays for Comedy Night. They offer 20 beers on tap, a garden patio and an outside area with darts. Bonus, there is usually plenty of parking on 16th and Utah.


Alemany Farmer’s Market

Every Saturday from 6 am to 2:30 pm

100 Alemany (Portero Hill/Dogpatch), San Francisco


The Alemany Farmer’s Market offers an opportunity to eat local and cook local, starting with fresh ingredients. Food trucks are on site, serving street food and community favorites. The market offers everything from fish to fruit, at reasonable prices. It’s a must-do for a true, local experience.


Free Admission Day: Museum of Craft and Design

Tuesday, February 5 from 11 am to 6 pm

Museum of Craft and Design

2569 Third Street, San Francisco


Admission to The Museum of Craft and Design (MCD) is free to the public on the first Tuesday of every month. It’s located in the historic American Industrial Center in the vibrant Dogpatch neighborhood. Featuring art in the form of furniture, jewelry and made-goods, it showcases the unique and crafty.


Family Dog Rescue Adoption Party

Thursday, February 7 from 5 to 8 pm

Anchor Public Taps

495 DeHaro Street, San Francisco

Family Dog Rescue—a grassroots-grown, not-for-profit dog rescue—saves family-friendly homeless dogs, provides care and works to find them a longterm, loving home. Celebrating SF Beer Week, this event combines a good cause with a great time. Anchor Public Taps serves 19 beers on tap.


Black Choreographers Festival Here and Now

February 16 and 17

Dance Mission Theater

3316 24th Street, San Francisco

Information provided by Zaccho Dance Theatre

Tickets: $10-15

The AAAPAC & K*Star*Productions and Dance Mission Theater present a festival 15 years in the making. Coinciding with Black History Month, this event celebrates African American heritage and culture in a dynamic, moving way.