Category: Events

Senator Mark Leno speaks during  Rainbow Honor Walk dedication (photo: Jay Garcia (@ WWJAYD)/ Twitter) 13

Rainbow Honor Walk dedicated. Photos and a map!

The first leg of the Rainbow Honor Walk was dedicated earlier today with reps from KTVU and the usual politicos including Supervisor Scott Wiener, Senator Mark Leno, and Bevan Dufty. These 20 plaques honoring LGBT heroes are the first set of plaques in a series that will eventually extend all...

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Community meeting planned for future of Pink Saturday

The Bay Area Reporter did a followup story on the story we broke about the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence’s plans to rework or possibly recommend canceling Pink Saturday altogether. In their story they revealed that the Sisters are planning a community meeting to discuss Pink Saturday’s future. The event is tentatively set...

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No more Pink Saturday?

The future of Pink Saturday is uncertain, according to the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, the non-profit group that has hosted the event for nearly 20 years. The event was started back in 1991 in the Castro (where many people were already starting to gather in years past) as a permit-free...

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Sidewalk Sale in the Castro Saturday

With the Castro’s sidewalks now much wider and free of fencing (at least until construction picks up again after Pride), the Castro Merchants group will be holding their annual sidewalk sale this Saturday, June 21st. The event usually happens in May during San Francisco Small Business Week, but sidewalk construction...

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EVENT: Community forum: “Bikes, buses, & budgets”

The San Francisco Bay Guardian is hosting a community forum on transportation tomorrow evening, June 12th, from 6-8PM at the San Francisco LGBT Center (1800 Market Street). The forum is called, “Bikes, Buses, & Budgets: How to create the transportation system San Franciscans needs.” If you’re keen on learning more about...

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INTERVIEW: The Lady Bunny brings “Clown Syndrome” to Rebel

For three decades now, the inimitable Lady Bunny has been making crowds squeal with her bawdy blend of cringe-worthy humor and song parodies. You can be sure that no celebrity worth their weight in gossip rags is safe from her flawlessly (falsely?)-lashed gaze and acerbic wit. One is hard-pressed to...