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SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department, in partnership with District 5 Supervisor and Board President London Breed, is excited to announce an art activation program at the east end of Golden Gate Park in the Alvord Lake area. The east end of the Park provides for … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – In partnership with the Laborer’s International Union of North America (LIUNA) Local 261, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Commission and Department hosted the 8th Annual William Hammond Hall Awards June 22 at the TPC Harding Park Clubhouse. The awards honor the top professionals in gardening and … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – To kick off Pride weekend, the San Francisco Recreation & Park Department will open the San Francisco Botanical Garden, Japanese Tea Garden, and the Conservatory of Flowers to the public free of charge on Friday, June 24. For the past week, the Conservatory of Flowers has been … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation & Park Department is proud to celebrate Pride Month. During the month of June, SF Rec & Park celebrates Pride with civic events and hosting citywide events in our public spaces. The series of events will begin this Friday with the Women on … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation & Park Department is pleased to co-host a free public viewing of Game Four of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. Mayor Ed Lee announced yesterday that today’s game will be broadcast live in Civic Center Plaza for … Continue reading
At the request of District 5 Supervisor and Board President, London Breed, the San Francisco Recreation & Park Department is pleased to announce the opening of a small viewing area at Alamo Square Park while the beloved and historic park is undergoing renovation. The viewing area, which will be available … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation & Park Department, along with Mayor Ed Lee, Supervisor Malia Cohen and city officials celebrated today the opening of Gilman Playground after a $1.8 million renovation made possible by the voter-supported 2012 Clean & Safe Neighborhood Park Bond. “I thank the voters of … Continue reading