Golden Gate Park

Mini Golf Wonderland With Bar and Food Trucks Opens in Mission Bay

It’s almost tee time at <b>Stagecoach Greens</b>, an intricate, 18-hole mini golf course, bar, and food truck park opening tomorrow, August 17th in Mission Bay. The seriously intricate course, with miniature versions of SF landmarks, tables for dining, cabanas for chilling, and space for five food trucks, …

Food Trucks

Free Museum Days in San Francisco to Put On Your Calendar

San Francisco has some of the world's most captivating, exciting cultural institutions, from art galleries to theaters to music venues. When you're …

Museums

San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus will Celebrate 40th Birthday with Weekend Extravaganza

In celebration of San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus' (SFGMC) 40th birthday, Artistic Director Dr. Timothy Seelig andExecutive Director Chris Verdugo …

San Francisco

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Confirms 10 Additional 2018 Acts

On October 5 – 7, the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass free music festival returns to Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. Organizers recently confirmed an …

California

The real promise of LSD, MDMA and mushrooms for medical science

Psychedelic science is making a comeback. Scientific publications, therapeutic breakthroughs and cultural endorsements suggest that the historical …

Psychedelia

Doors, Airplane in Middle Earth

“Never ask a door what it thinks. No need to ask an airplane.”<p>I found this message scribbled on a piece of paper left outside the Roundhouse where …

James Dean

We Players’ second riff on ‘Julius Caesar’ this season has a female lead

Having already performed one riff on “Julius Caesar” earlier this year — the all-female “Roman Women,” staged at the Palace of Fine Arts — …

Jesus

Court: Family of man who died after SF half marathon can sue race organizer

The family of a man who collapsed and died after finishing a half marathon in San Francisco in 2011 can sue the race organizer for not providing a …

San Francisco Bay Area

Florence + the Machine soars ‘High As Hope’ above expectations at Outside Lands

On a mild San Francisco Saturday evening, as day plodded toward night, an apparition captured the collective heart of a crowd of more than 25,000. …

Concerts

San Francisco’s Outside Lands Moves Beyond the Music - WSJ

San Francisco One minute, Bruce and Medea Bern were laughing at the jokes of celebrity chef Hugh Acheson as he whipped up a shrimp soup. The next, they were swaying to the psychedelic soul sounds of the Monophonics.<p>“Every time we come here there’s something different,” Ms. Bern, a 59-year-old …

Festivals

Outside Lands 2018 in fifty photos

Housed in none other than San Francisco's Golden Gate park, Outside Lands 2018 was host to an eclectic line up from Janelle Monae and Chvches to Salt …

California

Caleborate proves he’s ready for the big leagues at Outside Lands

In the past couple of years, Berkeley rapper Caleborate has had quite the rise. He’s quickly gone from being a virtually unknown YouTube rapper who …

UC Berkeley

Stanford golfer Isaiah Salinda advances in U.S. Amateur

PEBBLE BEACH — Stanford’s Isaiah Salinda played Pebble Beach on Monday, then Spyglass Hill on Tuesday. He will return to Pebble on Wednesday for the …

Golf

Golden Gate Getdown: Outside Lands 2018 - Photos & Recap Video

<b>Images by: Susan Weiand</b><p>Outside Lands :: 08.10-12.18<br>Golden Gate Park :: San Francisco, CA<p><i>The 11th installment of Outside Lands was held at San</i> …

California

Masonic Avenue safety improvements remain a work in progress

There were smiles andd cheers Tuesday on Masonic Avenue, as a full decade of advocacy came to fruition in the form of pedestrian, bicycle and traffic …

Bike Lanes

Scenes From Outside Lands 2018

More than 200,000 music lovers flocked into Golden Gate Park over the weekend for the 2018 edition of the annual Outside Lands fest.<p>As always, it was …

Janet Jackson

Bands mix music and politics at San Francisco's Outside Lands festival

Amid the tens of thousands of people who attended the 11th annual Outside Lands music festival in San Francisco’s Golden Gate park this weekend, one face stood out, two-dimensionally speaking: Barack Obama’s.<p>The oversized cutout of the former president’s smiling face, taped to a long stick, bobbed …

Music (UK)

Billie Lourd Continues Summer’s Two-Piece Outfit Trend in Red and White Gingham

It’s the summer of the matchy matchy two-piece outfit, and <b>Billie Lourd</b> got the memo. The <i>American Horror Story</i> actress attended the 2018 Outside Lands …

Billie Lourd

Janelle Monáe, the Weeknd and more at Outside Lands – in pictures

Florence and the Machine and James Blake were among the biggest acts at the festival in San Francisco’s Golden Gate park

Janelle Monáe

Laverne Cox reveals past thoughts of suicide to protest police transgender policy

Laverne Cox is sharing a personal story to highlight an indignity regularly visited upon the trans community.<p>In a tweet published Monday, the "Orange Is the New Black" actress wrote, "Many years ago, when I was contemplating suicide, I was planning to have a note in my pocket at the time of my …

Los Angeles

Outside Lands 2018: The 12 Best Things We Saw

If Florence Welch tells you to turn to your neighbor and climb up on their shoulders, you listen -- even if the guy you're standing next to is a …

Music

Outside Lands 2018 goes through seismic changes

This year, the Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival truly belonged to the outsiders.<p>In its 11th year, the outdoor event returned to the western end of Golden Gate Park — filling the stretch from Marx Meadow to the Polo Field with more than 200,000 people Friday-Sunday, Aug. 10-12 — with a new …

Janet Jackson

Outside Lands: A tour of the new marijuana-themed ‘Grass Lands’ area - The Cannifornian

Outside Lands unveiled its new Grass Lands area on Aug. 10, which, according to a news release, makes it “the first major U.S. music festival to have …

Cannabis

Cannabis Makes its Official Music Festival Debut at Outside Lands

For the first time, cannabis became part of the official lineup at San Francisco’s Outside Lands Festival this weekend—kind of. Grass Lands, the …

Cannabis

The coolest, craziest fashion from Outside Lands

Outside Lands 2016<p>Outside Lands 2015<p>Outside Lands 2014<p>Outside Lands 2013<p>Outside Lands 2012<p>Outside Lands 2011<p>Outside Lands 2010<p>Outside Lands 2009<p>Outside Lands 2008<p>It's that time of year again: When Golden Gate Park transforms into an oasis for trendy music lovers, ironic overall wearers, and people …

California

At 14, Maxine McCormick casts for world title

On a cold, foggy, wind-driven morning at the casting ponds in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, 14-year-old Maxine McCormick dropped to her knees in …

California

Food and Drinks of Outside Lands 2018 - Chowhound

<b>Despite being born and raised in the Bay Area, this year was my first time at Outside Lands (OSL)! Woo hoo!</b><p><b>Outside Lands is an energetic music and</b> …

French Fries

Celebrity Photos of The Week: Aug 13 - Aug 18 - Essence

1 of 12 getty images<p>2018 Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival - Day 1<p>The Weeknd performs during the 2018 Outside Lands Music and Arts festival at …

Photos

Chicago’s pilot dockless bike-share program is showing promise on the far south side

click to enlarge<p>The future of U.S. dockless bike-share—aka "DoBi"—isn’t looking so bright right now. DoBi technology lets customers use a smartphone …

Customer Service

Janet Jackson takes control at Outside Lands 2018 – Datebook

There was a lot of anticipation leading up to Janet Jackson’s headlining set at the 11th annual Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival in San …

Janet Jackson