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Turf Wars: Turf Fields Battle Could Literally Be a Parks & Recreation Plot

In San Francisco, it can be impossible to do almost anything that involves changing the city. Even the replacement of four grass soccer fields on the edge of Golden Gate Park near Beach Chalet with artificial turf fields has...

Angry Birds: This insane blackbird has been dive-bombing...

This insane blackbird has been dive-bombing pedestrians in Golden Gate Park. Here's an indulgently long cut of its attacks on joggers, walkers, and even a few unlucky children. The avian assailant seems to take no formal stance on other forms...

Angry Birds: This insane blackbird has been dive-bombing...

This insane blackbird has been dive-bombing pedestrians in Golden Gate Park. Here's an indulgently long cut of its attacks on joggers, walkers, and even a few unlucky children. The avian assailant seems to take no formal stance on other forms...

Here’s the Trouble with Phil Ginburg’s Rec and Park: The Soul is For Hire, And They’ve Sold the Heart – Two Examples

TweetHere’s one example: After 30 years, medieval archery event leaves Golden Gate Park due to fees And here’s another: After 25 years, steep permit fees shut down Jimmy’s Old Car Picnic in GGP Instead of those events, we now have corporate events, because they happily pay thousands of dollars to Phil Ginsburg, no questions asked. […]

When Mama Birds Attack

last monthOdd : Neatorama

YouTube Link This bird in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park isn't welcoming the throngs of visitors that the park receives daily. To show her displeasure, she proceeds to dive bomb those people who dare to walk past her nest. Where's Alfred Hitchcock when you need him? Via 22 Words.

Arc of a Diver, Effortlessly: Cleaning the Childrens Eel Garden, Academy of Sciences

TweetIt’s Kid’s Only at the Childrens Eel Garden at our world-famous Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park: Click to expand

SF’s Rec & Park Dept Has Eight Beefs Against You, The Public – Here are the New Signs in the Panhandle to Prove It

TweetOf course the taggers are having a field day with these new signs in the Golden Gate Park Panhandle. And look at the goofy colors (are they plum red and plum purple?) that don’t match anything else: I suppose the big news here is the midnight closing time. And I suppose the bit about “affixing […]

Outside Lands 2014 Photos + Video: Haim Hair, Big Freedia’s Bouncing Beignets, Macklemore Proposal

This weekend’s Outside Lands festival in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park was a whirlwind of overstimulation. Quality hand-held food & drink offerings from local restaurants and vendors trended towards pork indulgence and chocolate obsession. Show More Summary

The Faces of Outside Lands 2014

For the seventh straight year, the Outside Lands Music and Art Festival took over San Francisco's Golden Gate Park this past weekend for an extravaganza of wine, beer, shopping, all manner of hip food, panel talks with chefs, and comedy shows. Show More Summary

Your Survival Guide for SF's Outside Lands Festival

How to make the most of San Francisco's three-day summer music festival By Grant Marek for Where® For three days every year, two famous vintage wooden windmills and 180,000 people turn San Francisco's Golden Gate Park into a veritable musical epicenter. Show More Summary

Exclusive Photo Gallery: Outside Lands 2014

The seventh annual Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival took over Golden Gate Park last weekend, blessing San Francisco with three days of heavenly sounds, sights, and tastes. Although your New York-based Flavorwire staff was stuck on the East Coast, photographer Scott Witt was on hand to capture the magic for us — and for you. Show More Summary

70 Years Ago: Alcatraz Takes In First Group of No Good Thugs

Group portrait of the Alcatraz Guards and Officials in front of the Administration Building. In the center with the light hat is Warden Johnston. Second to the right of Johnston is Capt. Henry Weinhold. c1930s. Golden Gate NRA, ParkShow More Summary

Stereogum x Toyota Presents Soundwave At Outside Lands ’14: Christopher Owens, Mikal Cronin, Tycho, Wayne Coyne

2 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Outside Lands returns to San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park this weekend, with sets by Kanye West, Disclosure, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Spoon, Run The Jewels, the Flaming Lips, Chvrches, the Killers, Arctic Monkeys, DCFC… it’s a stacked lineup. Stereogum will be on-site at our own stage — at the Toyota Presents Soundwave tent — [...]

Here's Whom The Musicians Will Be Watching At Outside Lands

The windmills have gone up, the food lineup already has you drooling and Karl the Fog is waiting patiently in Golden Gate Park for the festivities to start -- it’s Outside Lands week in San Francisco, and the only downside to a lineup swarming with big names are the conflicting set times. Show More Summary

GastroMagic and Other Food Fantasylands Take Center Stage at Outside Lands Festival

Along with dozens of new additions to the food and drink line-up at this year’s Outside Lands festival in Golden Gate Park, a new stage called “GastroMagic” will feature rock star caliber chefs, mixologists and even butchers.

Rec and Park Turns a Ford Econoline Van into a Victorian Mansion – You Won’t Believe Your Eyes! – One Simple Trick!

TweetAt first glance, the “wrap” on this Golden Gate Park shuttle van allowed it to blend in with all the nearby Victorians. Imagine my surprise when I noticed it moving! I was like, “AHAHAHAHA … remarkable!“ Boy, you got me good, R...

Master with Student in Golden Gate Park – One In Very Good Shape and the Other Trying to Get In Very Good Shape

TweetI’ll tell you, Gentle Reader, I’ve lived in this town longer than you, but I’ve never witnessed people exercising by holding their arms up like Sutro Tower until just recently. (My best guess is this is something to do with the Bollywood Dance Workout – Slumdog.) And then there’s this – passersby were gawking: I’m thinking the [...]

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