ABCey’s Weekend Lineup 10.25.13 – 10.27.13

Can you believe it’s already Thursday? That means we’re only one day away from getting our weekend started. Let ABCey help you decide which event to attend. We’ve got everything from a roller skating DJ party to a pet costume contest!

1. Final 2013 Off the Grid Party & Masquerade | Friday, October 25 | 5pm – 10pm | Fort Mason Center | Embark on a mobile food adventure with 32 other food trucks at Fort Mason. It is the last one scheduled for this season, and they’ll be celebrating it in style. So don’t forget to bring your masquerade mask! The event is totally free, but don’t forget cash for the food trucks. Also make sure you visit the witches bar and try some amazing Pumpkin Ale. Let us know how you like it!

2. Friday Night Outdoor Roller Skate DJ Party: “Midnight Rollers” | Friday, October 25 | 8:45pm | Ferry Building | If you’re looking for a unique way to experience the night life around San Francisco, this is perfect for you! Skaters meet up outside the Ferry Building then go on an awesome 10 mile skate tour around the city. Some stops include Pier 39, Palace of Fine Arts and AT&T Park just to name a few. So come bring your skates and ditch your usual Friday night gym routine!

3. Noe Valley Harvest Festival | Saturday, October 26 | 10am – 5pm | 24th St. and Sanchez St. | It’s a family affair at the 9th annual Noe Valley Harvest Festival! There will be non-stop entertainment for children and adults. They’ve got live bands playing all day. There will also be a pumpkin patch, a dog costume contest, dunk tanks and more. Make sure you stop by and bring the kids!

4. Wharf Fest 2013 | Saturday, October 26 |11am – 830pm | Fisherman’s Wharf | Just because there’s no fleet week this year, doesn’t mean we can’t have our own fun at the wharf! Enjoy a chowder competition, craft beer tasting, and a free screening of award winning film’s from last year’s San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival. Then top off your evening with an amazing fireworks show!

5. Pet Pride Day 2013 | Sunday, October 27 | 11am – 3pm | Golden Gate Park | Don’t think costumes are only meant for humans! Come out to Golden Gate Park and take part in the pet costume contest. If you don’t have a furry friend to dress-up, then maybe you can adopt one. There will also be a ton of pet vendors, as well as a pet trick competition. Come down and showcase your pet’s best costume!

6. A special event,
Evening of Hope | Saturday, October 26 | 6pm – 11pm | Metreon | This year featuring Heklina as our Misstress of Ceremonies, is San Francisco’s must-attend fête complete with cocktails, culinary delights. There will be gorgeous models wearing fashion with a message – one-of-a-kind Condom Couture designed by local and national designers. They will also have an auction with great prizes, such as a classic San Francisco night at the Four Seasons, a chartered cruise on the Bay, and so much more!

Where do you plan to be this weekend? Sound off in our comments below or on Facebook or Twitter!

ABCey’s Weekend Line-Up 9.12.13-9.15.13

As the weekend approaches, ABCey would like to share our top 5 (Free) events that we’re most excited about this upcoming weekend! From food truck’s to boat races, we’ve got you covered! Every Thursday, check in with ABCey for the inside scoop on cool events happening in our beloved Bay Area

 1. San Francisco Scavenger Hunt | Saturday, September 14th | 2:00 p.m. | San Francisco Public Library and surrounding area | Here’s your chance to explore San Francisco in a fun and interactive way! This event gives you the opportunity to explore the city while adding a competitive aspect. Bring your problem solving skills and let the games begin!

2. America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta: Final Race Day | Friday, September 13th | 12:30 p.m. | Marina Blvd. & Fillmore St. | Spend a day in the lovely fresh air down by the Marina and watch the finals races of America’s Cup! Some of the largest boats will be displayed and raced this day, so don’t miss out!

3. “Off The Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Friday, September 13th | 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. | Fort Mason Center | If you not only love food, but love GREAT food, this is the place to go. There’s over 32 food trucks that offer options for the whole family to eat at, so everyone’s happy! It’s a great atmosphere and you are guaranteed to leave happy and full!

4. Sea Music Festival | Saturday, September 14th | 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Hyde Street Pier | What’s better than a day by the ocean filled with good music? Not much. This festival offers tons of live performances of traditional songs of the sea as well as a larger performance that evening for a mere $5.

5. International Dragon Boat Festival | Saturday, September 14th | 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | California Ave. & D Ave. | So many boat events this weekend! This one is worth checking out because of the exciting and fast paced boat races involving beautifully decorated boats. There will also be crafts, martial arts and live music among other things!

What are your plans for the weekend? Let us know which of these you’ll be attending in a comment or a tweetThanks to FunCheap SF for the cool ideas and stayed tuned each week for ABCey’s favorite picks for the weekend!