Springtime and an an extra 60 minutes of sunshine in San Francisco – what more can you ask for? This is definitely the perfect time to engage yourself in some of the cool activities happening in the city. Here’s our Insider Scoop on events cookin’ here in San Francsico.
1. Macy’s Flower Show
Stop and smell the Bay Area’s spring blooms in Macy’s annual floral tribute. This fabulous show features over two million flowers and exotic topiaries from all over. It includes guest speakers and special in-store events too. This two-week event will start on March 22 and last until April 5.
2. Dance Anywhere
Dance Anywhere ® is a simultaneous global dance off and anyone can dance. Some choose to dance with a group at a public space while others perform solo in their own home. This year, Dance Anywhere® will take place on March 27th, 2015 at 3 pm here in San Francisco. Visit this site for more information.
3. Union Street Spring Celebration & Easter Parade
Be one of the 30,000 participants in ‘the biggest little parade in San Francisco’. Children’s activities, alfresco dining, the Easter Bunny, a petting zoo and hundreds of flowers from local garden clubs will be featured during this event which will take place in Union Street on April 5. More information here.
4. Cherry Blossom Festival
Asian or not, the Cherry Blossom Festival is one of San Francisco’s most prominent celebrations you just can’t miss. Witness awesome performances, beautiful crafts, delicious food, and amazing martial arts and exhibitions for two consecutive weeks. The finale will be a colorful parade on Sunday, April 20th starting from the Civic Center to Japantown, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Know more about the event here.
5. Opening Season – San Francisco Giants
The San Francisco Giants home opener will be on April 13, 2015 at the AT&T Park, with a three-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks. San Francisco Giants fans can get their tickets online here.