SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department is pleased to announce this weekend’s holiday celebrations and events, and the opening of winter class registration.
Friday, December 16:
Holly Jolly Holiday Party, Tenderloin Recreation Center, 3-6 p.m.
Kids ages 5-17 featuring food, games and a toy giveaway
San Francisco Marina Small Craft Harbor Holiday Event, 4-7 p.m.
Featuring a lighted boat parade, live music, rock climbing wall and light holiday refreshments. In addition, the San Francisco Fire Department will have their old-style fire truck along with a toy drive hosted by its Toy Collection Program for Kids.
Saturday, December 17:
Randall Museum at Mission Art Center, 1-4 p.m.
Afternoon art workshop. Share the joy of the holidays by making handcrafted greeting cards.
Tenderloin Street Soccer Fest, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Street Soccer USA is teaming up with community-based organizations and after school programs in the Tenderloin for a Street Soccer Tournament at the Tenderloin Rec Center/Children’s Playground. Join for a FREE Saturday of fun Street Soccer-based games, activities, music, snacks and more.
Winter Class Registration:
SF Rec & Park is also pleased to open registration for winter classes this Saturday at 10am. San Franciscans of all ages can browse and sign up for classes and activities ranging from stained glass, to scuba, to senior line dancing. To sign up for classes: visit sfrecpark.org/register or register in person at McLaren Lodge or one of 12 recreation centers: Eureka Valley, Hamilton, Harvey Milk Arts Center, Minnie & Lovie Ward, Mission, Moscone, Palega, Richmond, SOMA/Eugene Friend, St. Mary’s, Sunset, Upper Noe.
The holiday skating rink at Union Square in the heart of downtown is open daily from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.