SF RESTAURANT WEEK BEGINS
By now we've given up on our New Year resolutions (#newyearnorules, am I right?), so we won't feel too guilty when we indulge in SF Restaurant Week. Restaurants across San Francisco will be participating in this epic celebration of food, offering prix-fixe menus showcasing their best dishes.
INSIDER TIP: Our very own TRACE joins SF Restaurant Week for another year. Find the full scoop here.
January 18 - 29
San Francisco's favorite comedy festival is back for its 16th year. From top comedians and live podcast recordings to an interactive drinking game, there is something to make everyone laugh.
Through January 29
MORNING GLORYVILLE SF
Alright, maybe we do want to stick to our New Year resolutions. Mix it up and start your morning off in the best way possible - music, dancing, yoga and more. Swing by Kick Start 2017 before you head to work. Trust me it'll be better than coffee. #DetoxRetoxRepeat
2948 16th Street
6:30 - 10:30 AM
CHURN YOUR OWN ICE CREAM WITH SMITTEN
SF's favorite churned-to-order ice cream shop is finally letting us in on their secret! Learn the tricks of the trade at their churn your own ice cream event. They'll even let you create your own custom flavor combinations. They'll gather all the appropriate ingredients for your dream flavor before the event, so get brainstorming! Oh, and don't forget to let me have a taste.
Smitten Ice Cream
2268 Chestnut Street
11 - 12:30 PM
LOVE TRUMPS HATE: THE THROWBACK PARTY FOR AMERICA
Alright ladies and gentlemen, the time has come to usher in our next President of the United States. Regardless of your political affiliation or any feelings you may have post-election, we can still use inauguration day as an excuse to throw back a few. Celebrate 90's style at Rickshaw Stop's Throwback Party for America. Cheers to that!
155 Fell Street
SEA LION ANNIVERSARY PARTY
Play tourist for a day and head down to Pier 39. Already been? Then you’re probably familiar with the famous sea lions that call the pier home. This January, raise a glass to the 27th year of the sea lions’ arrival. Our city wouldn’t be complete without them!
January 20 - 22
THE SOUND OF COCKTAILS
Novela continues to blend music and cocktails for a unique entertainment experience with their Sound of Cocktails series. Deejay Clinton Lee will be spinning 70's jams while you sip on classic and original concoctions. Groovy man.
Saturday, January 21
9 PM - 2 AM
GIRL SCOUT COOKIES + CRAFT BEER
It's January. And January means Girl Scout Cookies ARE BACK! Now add an adult-approved spin and you've got a Girl Scout Cookie and craft beer pairing. Even better, $4 of each flight will go directly back to Girl Scouts of Northern California. Now that's my kind of fundraiser.
Magnolia Gastropub & Brewery
1398 Haight Street
Sunday, January 22
12 - 4 PM