Looking for the coolest things to do in one of the prettiest cities in the world when spring rolls around? We’ve got you covered. Even once the celebrations wane, there is still plenty to do. We’ve done the deep research for you on the best things to do in San Francisco including museums, cultural events and food tours and more. Speaking of food, we also have an extensive list of our best restaurants in San Francisco, and if you’re planning a weekend, the best places to stay.
Earth Day San Francisco
Ever year Earth Day reminds of the importance of our planet and the ever-incresing threat coming from climatte change. Gather on Valencia Street at Earth Day SF to glean inspiration from a mix of speakers, non-profits, and a selection of vendors who focus on sustainability. There’s live music, a vegan chef’s showcase, and kid’s activities. Make this your day for a celebration of Mother Earth.
Spring SF Restaurant Week
Celebrate the flavors of San Francisco’s unique and diverse neighborhoods through special prix-fixe menus at SF Restaurant Week. Participating restaurants will offer special menus — price points to be announced soon. Stay tuned for updates, including a list of participating restaurants and menu details, by following their Instagram.
Cherry Blossom Festival
California Academy of Sciences’ Big Bang Gala
The annual Big Bang gala spotlights the Academy’s different initiatives every year, and last year it was the Hope for Reefs initiative, diving deep into cutting-edge research, global partnerships, and powerful public engagement programs that will help save coral reefs for future generations. Guests will be welcomed to a seated dinner in the museum’s Piazza, featuring a menu of locally sourced, sustainable fare and have the opportunity to explore the museum while sipping on creative cocktails, sampling gourmet desserts from stations located throughout the museum.
Looking to see what’s happening right now in SF? Our comprehensive list of venues across the city below will help you find what you need to know what’s going on.