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Dining, SFoodie Wednesday Five: Craft Beer Festival, $35 Permits for a Bonfire?

Wednesday Five: Craft Beer Festival, $35 Permits for a Bonfire?

Craft Beer Lives Ballast Point…
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News, The Snitch A Really Dumb Experiment is Happening Out at Ocean Beach

A Really Dumb Experiment is Happening Out at Ocean Beach

An unusual — almost certainly doomed — experiment is happening out at Ocean Beach. As the Richmond District Blog reports, all of the trash cans along the beach's first ⅓ mile have been removed. The National Park Service, which…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist The Challenges of Staging <i>Ondine</i> at Sutro Baths

The Challenges of Staging Ondine at Sutro Baths

For some, the thought of a night at the theater brings to mind the image of a long, cramped evening spent squinting toward an over-lit stage, trying to block out the sound of someone unwrapping cough drop after cough…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Tourism for Locals: Mondrian House Rivals Painted Ladies in Visual Creativity

Tourism for Locals: Mondrian House Rivals Painted Ladies in Visual Creativity

The Painted Ladies at Alamo Square might be a hot tourist attraction, but there's another house on the San Francisco market that is a better bargain with gorgeous beachfront views and nestled in a quiet neighborhood. Along Ocean Beach's Great…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist SF Carve: Inaugural Sand Sculpture International Competition Docks in the Presidio

SF Carve: Inaugural Sand Sculpture International Competition Docks in the Presidio

San Francisco beaches aren't know for being luxurious getaways like their Southern California and Florida counterparts. Infamously known for being too extreme in wind, fog, and overall cold weather, it's apt that they will be the site for an extreme…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist

A Walkthrough of Woody Allen's S.F.-Based Movie "Blue Jasmine" on the Occasion of There Being a Trailer

San Francisco caught Woody Allen fever last year as residents tracked his every move while he was filming in the city. The phenomenon became known on twitter as #woodyspotting. The famed director was seen filming everywhere from a shady corner…
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Music, All Shook Down Silent Frisco Turns Ocean Beach Into a Sandy, Sunny Dance Party

Silent Frisco Turns Ocean Beach Into a Sandy, Sunny Dance Party

Silent Frisco Ocean Beach Sunday, June 2, 2013 I knelt down, untied my Chuck Taylor's, and let my bare feet touch the sand. It was a Sunday afternoon in the Richmond, and we were on a small stretch of Ocean…
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Best of San Francisco, Sports & Recreation

Best Place to Take Small Kids on a Bike Ride

There are only four reasons to ride a bike on the sidewalk in San Francisco: 1. You're uncomfortable riding a bike in San Francisco; 2. You're drunk; 3. You're a kid; 4. You're chaperoning a kid. The first two reasons…
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News, The Snitch Ocean Beach Closed After Sewage Spill

Ocean Beach Closed After Sewage Spill

City crews are down at Ocean Beach cleaning up nasty sewage that spilled earlier this morning. At about 1 a.m. today, crews discovered the mess discharging from a manhole cover at the intersection of Great Highway and Balboa Street. Workers…
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News, The Snitch Local Bird Kicks Off Crab Season a Little Early

Local Bird Kicks Off Crab Season a Little Early

Yum, crab season is here! Sadly, the catches this year are expected to be modest at best, which means we will all be shelling out more money to chow down on locally caught Dungeness meat. Or, you could devour crab the…
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Calendar, Night&Day Helping Sands

Helping Sands

Ocean Beach is typically a haven for surfers, dog owners, and beach-hippie-burnouts, but one day a year, the bonfire-scorched sands get molded and shaped into massive works of art at Leap's Annual Sandcastle Contest. Now in its 29th year, the…
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News, The Snitch More Annoying Traffic Detours Coming to San Francisco

More Annoying Traffic Detours Coming to San Francisco

It's that time of the year -- bonfires at the beach, beer flights at the Beach Chalet, and road closures along the Great Highway.It happens every year -- the high winds in San Francisco create sand buildup along key points…
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News, The Snitch Kelly Slater Wins Surfing World Title -- For Real This Time

Kelly Slater Wins Surfing World Title -- For Real This Time

After last week's embarrassing mixup where Kelly Slater was prematurely crowned the world champion, surfing fans flocked to Ocean Beach on Sunday to watch the 39-year-old surfer win the Rip Curl Pro ... again. Slater clinched the title (for real)…
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News, The Snitch Kelly Slater's World Championship Win Reversed in Ocean Beach Surf Contest

Kelly Slater's World Championship Win Reversed in Ocean Beach Surf Contest

Surfing fans flocked to Ocean Beach earlier this week for the early rounds of the Rip Curl Search 2011 surf contest, one of 11 events on the Association of Surfing Professionals world tour. On Wednesday, amid some gorgeous weather and…
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News, The Snitch Photos: For Rip Curl Pro Search, Ocean Beach Has Its Day in the Sun

Photos: For Rip Curl Pro Search, Ocean Beach Has Its Day in the Sun

San Francisco's selection as the home of the 2011 Rip Curl Pro Search surfing competition delighted surf enthusiasts throughout the Bay Area. Ocean Beach has long been a holy site among surfers. (One of the finest journalistic takes on surf…
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Calendar, Night&Day Ke11y&rsquo;s Cove

Ke11y’s Cove

Despite San Francisco’s coastal location, most of you have successfully ignored surfing ever since you moved here. This week, that ends. The Association of Surfing Professionals is in town right now, encamped on the beach under the banner of the…
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Calendar, Night&Day True Grit

True Grit

At today’s live art contest, one noted cinematographer, two noted artists, one noted chef, one noted designer, and one noted arts manager are judging the art. They are doing this on the beach, with their feet in the sand, inspecting…
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News, The Snitch Global Warming Will Submerge Ocean Beach at Little Cost to San Francisco

Global Warming Will Submerge Ocean Beach at Little Cost to San Francisco

First, the bad news: Ocean Beach will likely sink, thanks to global warming. But the good news is, it won't suck nearly as bad as it will for our neighbors down in Southern California.The reason for this is that our…
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News, The Snitch Jonathan Luhn Identified as Surfer Who Died at Ocean Beach

Jonathan Luhn Identified as Surfer Who Died at Ocean Beach

Medical authorities have identified the surfer who was pulled to shore at Ocean Beach yesterday afternoon as 44-year-old Jonathan Luhn. Luhn, a San Jose resident, was spotted floating in the water in San Francisco at about 1 p.m. on Wednesday.…
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Dining, SFoodie What to Do This Weekend, April 9-10

What to Do This Weekend, April 9-10

Craving more? Scroll through additional listings here. Sat., Apr. 9: Starbucks Ocean Beach Cleanup Ocean Beach, across from Beach Chalet Brewery and Restaurant, 1000 Great Highway, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. For its 40th anniversary, Starbucks is hoping to recruit 2,000 volunteers…
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