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It’s part Iron Chef, part turkey – this evening, the San Francisco Recreation & Park Department will host its 15th Annual Turkey Cook-Off at the Minnie & Lovie Ward Rec Center. The free event pits staff and kids from 11 rec centers against each other. The winners will procure bragging … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – On America Recycles Day, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department is proud to announce the successful results of the Eco Pop-Up program at Mission Dolores Park in its second year. From April until the end of October, the Eco Pop-Up diverted 81 percent of waste from landfill … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced today the beginning of series of pool renovations around the City beginning October 31. The first of the three pools to go undergo renovation is Balboa Pool located within Balboa Park at 51 Havelock Street at San Jose and … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department will host a wild Halloween event Friday where thousands of kids and their families will gather for a spooky and fun Fall festival. This family-friendly event in Stern Grove will feature carnival rides, a haunted house, a costume contest, live … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department and Supervisor Scott Wiener are proud to celebrate the opening of Noe Valley Town Square, San Francisco’s newest park. In conjunction with the Residents for Noe Valley Town Square, and other State and City officials, SF Rec & Park cut … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – As school picks up, and the fall season brings days of rain and sun, it’s a fantastic time to pick up a new class or activity. There are still openings in dozens of classes and activities managed by the San Francisco Recreation & Park Department. Many of … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The musical season continues this weekend as the Friends of the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater, in partnership with The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department, host the Let the Good Times Rock ‘N Roll Show as part of the 2016 Saturday in the Park Concert Series at McLaren … Continue reading