THIS WEEK’S TOP EVENTS IN SAN FRANCISCO + NEW YORK
Rad Upcoming SF Events
THU & FRI 7/16 – 17 | 7:30PM @ San Francisco Symphony
Watch JJ Abrams’ Star Trek on the BIG screen, in a building built for sound…The SF Symphony will play all the musical parts. This promises to be epic.
SAT. 7/18 | 1PM @ Modern Times Bookstore Collective
A dynamic new anthology featuring voices of youth, feminists, political prisoners, immigrants, and history makers. Talking Back: Voices of Color (Red Letter Press, 2015), presents an unusually diverse group of writers speaking out on issues affecting communities of color. Contributors share tales of survival, explore little-known history, and offer insightful cultural reviews.
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SAT. 7/18 | 12pm @ Precita Park
The Urban Youth Arts Festival is in its 19th year of bringing out the walls, recycled from year to year. In addition to the live painting, there’s typically a lineup of live music and drumming, a kids art station and a BBQ potluck.
SUN. 7/19 | 7AM-3PM @ 100 Alemany Blvd
This Sunday market provides farm-fresh fare, artisanal goods & street eats in a laid-back atmosphere.
TUES. 7/21 | 5:30PM @ Bender’s
Bring in some cheese, crackers, fruit, veggies, etc… (make it something impressive, not just the cheapest thing you got at Safeway) and get a free ice cold can of PBR or a well drink.
Admission: FREE (minus cost of cheese)
THU. 7/23 | 7:30PM @ Fox Theatre
22 year-old singer and songwriter Charli XCX’s rise to international pop stardom has been nothing short of meteoric. Charli has toured the globe with the likes of Katy Perry and Coldplay while writing and featuring on some of the biggest songs of recent years — selling over 17 million singles combined worldwide.
Admission: $36 or Win Tickets HERE.
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Rad Upcoming NY Events
WED. 7/22 | 6pm @ Willoughby Plaza
For week 3 of “Downtown Brooklyn Nights,” your favorite new outdoor music series Wednesdays in July, we are paying homage to Brooklyn’s roots with an amazing Hip-Hop line up.
SAT. 7/18 | 9:30am @ CENTRAL PARK
Learn how to capture the essence of the second most-visited attraction in the world on camera! This tour features some of Central Park’s lakes, bridges, unique constructions, vegetation and also the skyline of Manhattan.
SUN. 07/19 | 7:00PM @ CENTRAL PARK
See these awesome musicians play a FREE show in Central Park. Admission is first-come, first served until capacity is reached.
WED. 7/15- SUN.7/19 @ Brooklyn Museum
This collaboration between Brooklyn-based artists Patrick McNeil and Patrick Miller features immersive environments that invite visitors to engage with the work, and to question consumer culture, religious traditions, and the urban environment.
THU. 7/23 | 6:00PM @ CENTRAL PARK
Central Park Conservancy guides will lead you on a casual walk from the southeast corner of the Park to Bethesda Terrace. Learn about the Zoo, the Arsenal, Balto, The Mall, Bethesda Terrace and Fountain, and the Lake on this tour designed for New York summer evenings.
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Cover Photo by Desi mendoza