Come Out & Play San Francisco will take place as an exhibition and festival during November 17 - December 8, 2012 at SOMArts Cultural Center. Things kick off with a massive game of Journey to the End of the Night on November 10, followed by our opening party at SOMArts on November 17. The games at the exhibition will be open to the public until December 8, and we’ll have weeknight games of Undercover Assassins on November 27 and Jericho on November 29.
Awesome '80s Run - an'80s Themed 5K / 10K Run, will take place on Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 55 Music Concourse Dr. San Francisco. All finishers receive a Totally Awesome '80s Finishers Medal & T-Shirt. Team Challenge and Costume Contest, Rad Prizes, '80s cover band, and entertainment.
• Coolest Costume Contest & Team Challenge
•Custom '80s Medal for All Finishers.
•Pre-race Warmup Dance with OneFitJam
•Live '80s Cover Band and Entertainment.
Announcing the first annual SF MAD DASH 5K Costume Run/Walk and After Party. This special event for all ages takes place in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park at the Polo Fields Stables just off John F. Kennedy Drive on Saturday, October 27 from 9:30am until 2:00pm.
Participants are invited and encouraged, to stick around for the after-party by the Polo Field Stables to enjoy frightfully delicious food, devilish drinks, and monstrously macabre music. All ages are welcome (costumes optional) to run, walk, and party.
Sunday Streets Berkeley will take place October 14, 2012 from 11am - 4pm. Downtown Berkeley to North Berkeley on Shattuck Avenue from Haste to Rose will be closed off to traffic. Cycle, stroll, skate, dance, and play in the open streets for more than a car-free mile!
Sunday Streets (also called “Open Streets”) closes streets to automobile traffic for a day so that people may use the space for other physical and social activities. The streets become parks as people replace car traffic. People walk, bike, skate and dance and play.
Yes folks, the Tour de Fat will once again be meandering and pandering through 15 U.S. cities spreading the good word about the positive societal offerings of the bicycle. Along with our exceptional ability to roust a city’s inner-cyclist, in 2012 we hope to drive our message even deeper by bringing you the biggest, most enjoyable traveling bike festival that we know of.
The Tour de Fat will be stopping in San Francisco on September 22nd, 2012. The Bike Parade begins at 11 am from Lindley Meadow in Golden Gate Park, but be there early to register.
The 2012 Giant Race Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, and Kids Race - coming to San Francisco and AT&T Park on September 16th, 2012.
Back by popular demand (insert baritone late-night TV sales voice here), their pre-race expo will return in 2012. Don't worry, you will still get to finish on the field and hang out inside AT&T Park after you cross that line. This is just their way of ensuring a) you are able to take care of any last minute timing solutions tweaks as efficiently as possible prior to your race (i.e.
The Great Urban Race: Part Adventure. Part Party. All Fun! will be in San Francisco on Saturday, August 18th, 2012. Great Urban Race is an urban adventure. Teams of two solve clues and complete challenges while navigating city streets, using public transit and laughing all the way.
$50 per person until 11:59pm on Monday, July 16th, 2012. $60 per person until 11:59pm on Friday, August 17th, 2012. Race Day registration will be available for $70 per person on Saturday, August 18th, 2012. Online registration closes at 5pm local time on Friday, August 17th, 2012.
Run the Golden Gate Bridge, gorgeous waterfront, funky Haight-Ashbury, Mission neighborhoods and more during the San Francisco Marathon - taking place on Sunday, July 29th, 2012. Over 25,000 runners will participate in the 2012 San Francisco Marathon, Half Marathons, 5k, and Munchkin Kids Run. Register early, all events will sell out. Or, if you're not a runner, park yourself at an official SF Marathon Cheer Station & cheer on the runners!
2012 San Francisco Marathon Events
Full Marathon: The San Francisco Marathon is a loop course.
The annual Color Run is going down in San Francisco on July 14th, 2012. The only question is “Are you ready for the craziest, colorful, 5k of your life?” You bet you are. Race it solo or form a “color team” of 4+ members.
The Color Run is a one of a kind experience that is less about speed and more about enjoying a color crazy day with your friends and family. Whether you are a casual morning mall walker or an Olympic athlete, the 3 miles of the Color Run course will be the most enjoyable real estate you’ve traveled in a VERY long time.
The Northern California Cruisers Car Club are hosting their 21st annual Classic Car Show for 1975 and older, All-American made, classic cars and trucks. The event is set to take place on Sunday, June 24th, 2012 at Fernandez Park.
It is a cool car show and fun for the entire family. It is held on closed -off, San Pablo Avenue, and in the very nice Fernandez Park in the heart of old town Pinole. All the many restaurants and local boutiques in the area are opened. The car show has live rockabilly music by the popular Dave Crimmen Band and "tunes in the park" by the local DJ, Vince Pistello.