Just because you don't like drunken crowds, doesn't mean you can't enjoy the festivities from afar. Fortunately, for those of you who tend to run to the (Oakland) hills any time San Francisco decides to close off the streets to inebriates in costume, we always document it for you for your viewing pleasure.
Bay to Breakers was everything it promised to be: crazy, crowded, colorful, and full of cops. More than two dozen people were arrested, mostly for allegedly having a little too much to drink. However, nobody was arrested for having a little too much fun.