SF Rec & Parks to Host Free 2018 FIFA World Cup Viewing Parties at Civic Center Plaza

SAN FRANCISCO – As the 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked off with the host nation Russia, facing off against Saudi Arabia at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow today, once again, San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza will be cheering with soccer fans for three days this July. The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department (SF Rec & Parks) announced … Continue reading

Garden Resource Day and Community Garden Workshops in June

Get your garden ready and join us for FREE community garden workshops in June, including our second Garden Resource Day of 2018 at Golden Gate Park CommUNITY Garden (780 Frederick Street) from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 9. Grab some compost and mulch for your garden and … Continue reading

Golden Gate Park’s Anglers Lodge and Casting Pond Celebrate 80th Anniversary

SAN FRANCISCO – In partnership with the Golden Gate Angling & Casting Club (GGACC), the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department (SF Rec & Parks) announced the celebration of the 80th anniversary of Anglers Lodge and Casting Pond in Golden Gate Park.  A celebration is scheduled on Saturday, May 12th, … Continue reading

A Legacy of Service: Remembering the 1906 Earthquake and Fire

Today marks the 112th anniversary of the devastating 1906 earthquake and fire, which destroyed 28,000 buildings and instantly displaced 250,000 city residents from their homes. San Francisco parks and park employees were key in sheltering the victims of the disaster and starting the city on its long road to recovery, … Continue reading