Bay Area Things To Do

edestrians walk by red and yellow banners that are strung across Grant Street for Chinese New Year in San Francisco's Chinatown district on February 3, 2011
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Bob Pryor
January 17, 2020 - 3:00 am
Some of the biggest things to do in the Bay Area this weekend involve Women's Marches, Chinese New Year festivities and the 49ers playoff game.
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Levi’s Stadium will see its first playoff game this Saturday, January 11 at 1:35pm, when the Forty Niners host the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC Divisional Round matchup.
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Bob Pryor
January 10, 2020 - 2:43 am
What are some things to do in the Bay Area this weekend? Oakland will have a Lunar New Year bazaarwhile the 49ers face the Vikings in their first playoff game at Levi's Stadium. Plus, the "Hot Chocolate Run" in Golden Gate Park sounds sweet.
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The Bay Bridge.
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Bob Pryor
January 03, 2020 - 1:16 am
As the holiday hoopla heads out of the way, this weekend is shaping up to be one of those rare Bay Area weekends where the region isn’t positively buzzing with fairs, festivals, shows, footraces, concerts, celebrations, and protests. That’s a far cry from saying there’s nothing going on, though.
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The Chase Center in San Francisco will host the inaugural Al Attles Classic, a college basketball “quadruple header” this Saturday, starting at noon.
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Bob Pryor
December 20, 2019 - 2:43 am
Get ready for the first weekend of winter and the last Saturday and Sunday before Christmas with an array of great things to do around the San Francisco Bay Area.
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Downtown San Francisco
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Bob Pryor
December 06, 2019 - 3:02 am
There are some big holiday events on deck for this weekend in the Bay Area. While the rain predicted for this weekend may affect turnout at some outdoor gatherings, such as Redwood City’s Hometown Holidays at Courthouse Square and “SantaCon 2019” in San Francisco, other events should barely be...
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 A man dressed as Santa Claus rides a motorcycle in Union Square on December 14, 2012 in San Francisco.
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Megan Goldsby
December 04, 2019 - 10:47 pm
Here are some Bay Area events, from the North Bay to the South Bay, and everywhere in between for the weekend of Dec. 7-8, including the lighted yachts parade in Oakland and the roaming SantaCon sideshow.
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Christmastime in Union Square, San Francisco
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Bob Pryor
November 26, 2019 - 1:24 am
There are a lot of family-friendly events on deck, including an array of Turkey Trots and the annual tree lighting festivities in at Union Square in San Francisco. San Rafael holds its own Parade of Lights and Winter Wonderland too.
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 A man dressed as Santa Claus rides a motorcycle in Union Square on December 14, 2012 in San Francisco.
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Bob Pryor
November 22, 2019 - 2:47 am
The Bay Area is getting into the holiday spirit with the festive lighting of Christmas decorations at the Embarcadero Center on Friday evening in San Francisco. There will be a carnival and fireworks display as part of the event. In the East Bay, the WizardWorld pop-culture convention takes place...
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The Richmond San Rafael Bridge, connecting Contra Costa County to Marin County will see the opening of a new bicycle/pedestrian path on Saturday, in the “third lane area” (the right side) of the upper deck, open to cyclists and walkers in both directions.
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Bob Pryor
November 15, 2019 - 3:41 am
What's happening this weekend, you ask? The new and controversial path for bicycles and pedestrians on the Richmond San Rafael Bridge opens Saturday morning. There will also be some transit headaches in the East Bay for BART riders. There will once again be delays Saturday between Orinda and Walnut...
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A U.S. Army veteran acknowledges the crowd during the 92nd Annual San Francisco Veterans Day Parade on November 11, 2011. This Sunday’s parade will begin at 11am from The Embarcadero at North Point Street.
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Bob Pryor
November 08, 2019 - 2:33 am
This weekend features the 99th annual Veterans Day Parade winding its way through San Francisco. There's also a strong sign that winter is coming soon as there's a massive ski-and-snowboard festival in the Santa Clara County fairgrounds. There will also be a decent amount of upheaval for drivers...
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