Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Tag: Rickshaw Stop

Party Radar: the Magic Dragon

PARTY RADARĀ Yes, there are cannabis clubs -- but are there cannabis clubs? There certainly are pot parties: Sparc regularly features DJs, and often when I walk past Urban Pharm...

Resistance Party! Ultimate Pride Guide 2017

ULTIMATE PRIDE GUIDE 2017Ā Pride started as a celebration of a protest, how cool is that? And watching SF PrideĀ (Sun/25) progress from its raucous roots, through slick corporate extravaganza, and...

Party Radar: The Tribute

PARTY RADARĀ Real talk: I live in quiet fear of the Facebook 'memories" from last year that are surely about to hit my feed: from the terror of the Pulse...

Bursting into color

Sat/6 at Rickshaw Stop, Bay Area audiences will have a chance to hear the sound of an artistā€™s limitations falling away. Local favorite Meklit, who could previously have been...

Balkan bonanza

This week marks the 10-year anniversary of Kafana Balkan, a raucous quarterly dance party founded by the Serbian DJ and master promoter Željko Petković. And the celebration Saturday, March...

PARTY RADAR: Rave of Thrones, Freq Fest, Afrolicious, American Tripps …

PARTY RADAR Starting off this week with some good news: San Francisco's pioneering "Legacy Business" legislation, offering lifelines for longtime businesses in danger of being wiped out by the...

Party Radar: Movements and movings on …

PARTY RADARĀ It seems like the bad news just keeps coming for nightlife this month -- Beatbox and Mighty closing, The Stud facing a huge rent increase, Cafe Flore put...

Party Radar: Super Bowl Survival Edition

PARTY RADAR Hi, I'm a professional San Francisco nightlife writer, and I want to slit my delicate, ladylike wrists in a fit of melodramatic pique. Yes, yes, the homeless...

BIG WEEK: What to do Aug. 4-10, 2015

J-Pop Summit, Shakespeare in the Park, Pistahan Festival, Les Nubians, Janeane Garofalo, Jorge Drexler, and more essential events.Ā  By Marke B. BIG WEEKĀ First off, this weekend is Outside Lands (sold out!),...

BIG WEEK: What to do July 28-August 3, 2015

Jerry Day, Jimmy Carter, Nihonmachi Street Fair, Ginger Pride Fest, Great Apes, Outsound, more essential events this week. By Marke B. BIG WEEKĀ Alas, another abrupt closure on the local arts scene:...