Shaping San Francisco Bicycle History Tour: The History of Food Politics

From SFBC:

Explore the old Italian food industries, the multiple food histories of the Mission and, with luck, make it to Alemany Farm for the final stop.
Special food stops all the way! Sliding scale $15-50, benefiting Shaping San Francisco. For more info: 415.608.9035


Food History Bike Tour

From SFBC: NOTE: DATE CHANGE (WAS 26th) This ride will go north to explore the old Italian food industries, before turning south to explore the multiple food histories of the Mission and with luck, making it to Alemany Farm for the final stop, with special food stops along the way. Bring a snack and water, […]

Shaping SF Transit History Tour

From Shaping SF: Meet at 518 Valencia (near 16th) $15-$50 donation requested Tour ends near Embarcadero and Market Discover lost freeways, ghosts of train routes, and a vivid account of how San Franciscans moved around and over this peninsula through time. Hear about the violent strikes that shaped public transit, the graft and corruption that […]

Shaping SF: Labor History Bike Tour

From Labor history Sunday, April 29, noon / Saturday, July 7, noon Shaping San Francisco co-director Chris Carlsson conducts 4-hour historical tours of San Francisco by bicycle. Bring a snack and water — we don’t stop for food! From the pre-urban history of Indian Slavery to the earliest 8-hour day movement in the U.S., the ebb and flow of class […]

Shaping SF Bike Tour: Ecological History (north)

From Shaping SF: This trip through San Francisco’s lost sand dunes, ponds, creeks and coastline will focus on the city from downtown north, covering the heart of the city, the waterfront and Yerba Buena cove, Telegraph Hill, Black Point, and Crissy Field in the Presidio… It’s a social, historical and critical tour through the city’s […]