It's the most magical time of the year, at least for those of us who love liters of German beer flowing like water: Oktoberfest! Like the good festival city it is, San Francisco has plenty of options for celebrating the traditional German party, from the official Oktoberfest by the Bay to more sedat ... More >>
OaktoberfestThree oompah-pah fests keep Oktoberfest alive for another week.Oktoberfest is over. Long live Oktoberfest! The original Oktoberfest in Munich ends today, but that doesn't mean you can't still get your polka on. For three days in a row this week, starting in the city, moving up to ... More >>
Meps 'n' BarryCease and desist, comrades!Yesterday we reported on how Orchard Supply Hardware's radio ads anointed the store the place to pick up supplies for your eclectic Burning Man projects -- and Burners were none too pleased. OSH won't be getting a call from Black Rock City's legal departme ... More >>
Pick one of these babies up at OSH! Your ears did not deceive you. Orchard Supply Hardware, the place best known for its ads about "bringing you timeless value since 1931," has now labeled itself Burning Man Central. A series of radio spots for the San Jose-based chain advertise OSH as just the p ... More >>
barbcollishaw/FlickrWhat to avoid: Generic festival booths.This weekend is Carnaval, the vibrant, skin-baring, two-day dance festival celebrating Latin American and Caribbean traditions. It rolls down a seven-block stretch of Harrison, between 16th and 22nd Streets.
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pilzeleben/FlickrReally into it? Wear your own.Foreign Cinema (2534 Mission at 21st St.) is busting out the lederhosen and offering two Oktoberfest dinners, tomorrow night and again on Thursday, Oct. 29. Chefs Gayle Pirie and John Clark are cooking special three-course meals designed as odes ... More >>
Jenny Oh/Eat Real FestivalOrganizers are promising more food at next year's scarf-athon.Organizers of Oakland's Eat Real Festival have a date for next year's event. A spokesperson told SFoodie the three-day street food fest will drop Aug. 27-29 next year in Jack London Square, in the same sit ... More >>