Recent Streetsblog SF posts about Events

Park(ing) Day 2012

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From parkingday.org: PARK(ing) Day is a annual open-source global event where citizens, artists and activists collaborate to temporarily transform metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces: temporary public places. The project began in 2005 when Rebar, a San Francisco art and design studio, converted a single metered parking space into a temporary public park in downtown San Francisco. Since […]

East Bay Bike Party: September Schoolyard Sellebration

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From East Bay Bike Party: SEPTEMBER SCHOOLYARD SELLEBRATION!!! Interpret the theme however you like – dress like a child, come as a character from a children’s book, tv show or movie, or recreate some aspect of being a kid in school or in the schoolyard. Fun, safe schoolyard games like frisbee, hopscotch, freeze tag and […]

Shaping SF Bike Tour: Transit History

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From Shaping SF: Discover lost freeways, ghosts of train routes, and a vivid account of how San Franciscans moved around this peninsula through time. Hear about the violent strikes that shaped public transit, the graft and corruption that conquered the Outside Lands. It’s a social, historical and critical tour through the city’s transportation past and […]