Tips to Celebrate Easter in SF 2016

This year, Easter falls on Sunday, March 27, 2016. Below is a guide for Sunday brunch, an overview of the top events scheduled for the weekend, and some ideas on where to attend a service. Have a blessed and wonderful Easter!

Fun Brunch Spots For Easter Sunday


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Here are some of the top places to grab brunch on Easter Sunday in San Francisco. Each recommendation includes the neighborhood, cuisine and a per meal pricing estimate (does not include drinks).

Bob’s Steak & Chop House: Financial District, Steakhouse, $50+
Dobbs Ferry Restaurant: Civic Center/Hayes Valley, American, Less than $30
Elite Cafe: Pacific Heights, Cajun/Southern, $30 to $50
Grand Cafe: Union Square, French, Less than $30
Jasper’s Corner Tap & Kitchen: Union Square, American, $30 to $50
McCormick & Kuleto’s Seafood Restaurant: Fishermans Wharf, Seafood, $50+
Oola: SOMA, Contemporary American, $50+
Perry’s: Embarcadero, American, $30 to $50
Presidio Social Club: Presidio, American, $30 to $50
Other Fun Events for Easter Day Weekend

Other Fun Events for Easter Day Weekend

Here are some additional fun events this Easter Weekend in San Francisco! Most of these events are still in the works for 2016. Read on to learn more about what to expect for this year and I’ll update them as soon as they are announced.

Spring Eggstravaganza

This year’s annual Easter egg hunt, the Spring Eggstravaganza, is on Saturday, in SF’s Golden Gate Park. Head to Sharon Meadows between 11am and 3pm to enjoy an old fashioned egg hunt, carnival rides, giant inflatables, arts & crafts and more. Admission is $8 per person. Food will also be available at an additional cost.

Easter Egg Hunt at Fort Mason

You will also find an Easter Egg Hunt at the Fort Mason Center on Sunday, March 27. Bring your own Easter bag and search for eggs filled with lots of goodies. The hunt is between 10am and 11am near the weekly Farmer’s Market.

2-Hour Champagne and Mimosa Cruise

Another way to celebrate this year is on a 2-hour Champagne cruise around the SF Bay. The trip includes two glasses of Champagne, Mimosas, white wine, beer or sodas. Enjoy these as you cruise around soaking in the sights such as the Palace of Fine Arts, Alcatraz Island and the gorgeous Golden Gate Bridge. The cruise leaves at 10am.

Buy Tickets: On Sale at Up to 50% Off on Goldstar

Sunset Sail

Sunday night is the perfect time to unwind and enjoy a lovely sunset while cruising on the SF Bay. This two-hour cruise includes two drinks of your choice from beer, wine, soda, or water. This casual cruise takes you past SF attractions including the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island, and the Palace of Fine Arts. You will also get amazing views of downtown San Francisco.

Buy Tickets: On Sale at Up to 50% Off on Goldstar

Beach Blanket Babylon

Join the cast of Beach Blanket Babylon at 2pm or 5pm on Sunday, March 27. These matinee shows are open for all ages. This long running musical comedy is popular, so get your tickets early!

Buy Tickets: On Sale Now on Viator


37th Anniversary Easter in Golden Gate Park

This annual festival is put on by the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence (a leading-edge Order of queer nuns). The Children’s Easter (with an Easter Egg Hunt and other fun activities) starts at 11am and lasts until 12pm. From 12pm to 5pm, it’s time for the ‘adults only’ portion of the day with live entertainment, music and more. All events are held at Hellman Hollow (formerly Speedway Meadows) in Golden Gate Park.

For more information about the series of events in San Francisco on Easter, visit this site.

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