Yerba Buena Alliance Events

Jun
16
Thu
Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday
Jun 16 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday

Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday

Art Venues 5–8pm* / Food & Drink 5–10pm

*Venue times vary, check back here for an updated event schedule

Third Thursday here has a website updated occasionally. Also follow the Facebook. 

VENUE LIST – Explore downtown San Francisco’s “Art Heart” of  the Yerba Buena Neighborhood

1 )  California Historical Society | 678 Mission St @ 3rd
2 )  Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission St @ Yerba Buena Lane
3 )  Museum of the African Diaspora | 685 Mission St @ 3rd
4) Yerba Buena Center for the Arts | 701 Mission Street @3rd
5 )  Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | Jessie Square @ 736 Mission St ( May to October 2020)

 

Discount Restaurant Partners – offering special discounts and happy hour pricing 

A )  B Restaurant and Bar | 720 Howard St above the gardens waterfall
B)  Novela | 662 Mission St @ Annie Alley
C) Thirsty Bear 661 Howard Street

Find special programming and free and discounted entry on the 3rd Thursday of each month. Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday is a monthly collaboration of the Yerba Buena’s cultural institutions to promote the area as a destination, bring more interest and visibility to the world class institutions and programming  and encourage collaboration. This is a program of the Yerba Buena Alliance and participating institutions.

Jul
7
Thu
July 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ American BookBinders Museum
Jul 7 @ 8:45 am – 10:00 am

Join us for the Yerba Buena Alliance July neighborhood meeting. Generously hosted by the American Bookbinders Museum.

Please note that we had previously announced that this meeting would take place at the SFMOMA but they can’t host us, so please note that the meeting is NOT at at the SFMOMA.

AGENDA:

  • About the American Bookbinders Museum
  • About the Yerba Buena Alliance 25th Anniversary Gala, Wednesday, September 28th
  • Yerba Buena Alliance Art Walk for Saturday, October 15th Yerba Buena Night 
  • The Direction: Ability Advocates
  • Bay Area Bike Share program
  • Salesforce Conference 2016 October 4-7
  • Hear from you, the neighborhood.

All are welcome. Refreshments provided.

Jul
12
Tue
Future of Yerba Buena Gardens Community Meeting @ YBCA Screening Room
Jul 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Future of Yerba Buena Gardens Community Meeting @ YBCA Screening Room | San Francisco | California | United States

Community Meeting for the future of the Yerba Buena Gardens. The stakeholders have been working with the City to create a new non profit organization called the Yerba Buena Conservancy.

Come to this community meeting to learn more about the Conservancy, what it will do and what role it will play.

This is in regards to the transfer of the Yerba Buena Gardens from the Office of Community Investment and Infrastructure to the City of San Francisco and the Department of Real Estate. It has been several months since we have an update and this community meeting will give the neighborhood updates they have been waiting to hear.

This is open to the community and all are welcome to come and learn about this new non profit.

Agenda: Yerba Buena Gardens Conservancy Community Meeting Agenda – July 12, 2016

 

 

Jul
21
Thu
Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday
Jul 21 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday

Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday

Art Venues 5–8pm* / Food & Drink 5–10pm

*Venue times vary, check back here for an updated event schedule

Third Thursday here has a website updated occasionally. Also follow the Facebook. 

VENUE LIST – Explore downtown San Francisco’s “Art Heart” of  the Yerba Buena Neighborhood

1 )  California Historical Society | 678 Mission St @ 3rd
2 )  Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission St @ Yerba Buena Lane
3 )  Museum of the African Diaspora | 685 Mission St @ 3rd
4) Yerba Buena Center for the Arts | 701 Mission Street @3rd
5 )  Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | Jessie Square @ 736 Mission St ( May to October 2020)

 

Discount Restaurant Partners – offering special discounts and happy hour pricing 

A )  B Restaurant and Bar | 720 Howard St above the gardens waterfall
B)  Novela | 662 Mission St @ Annie Alley
C) Thirsty Bear 661 Howard Street

Find special programming and free and discounted entry on the 3rd Thursday of each month. Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday is a monthly collaboration of the Yerba Buena’s cultural institutions to promote the area as a destination, bring more interest and visibility to the world class institutions and programming  and encourage collaboration. This is a program of the Yerba Buena Alliance and participating institutions.

Aug
4
Thu
August 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ City College of San Francisco Downtown Campus
Aug 4 @ 8:45 am – 10:00 am
August 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ City College of San Francisco Downtown Campus | San Francisco | California | United States

Join us for the August neighborhood meeting generously hosted by the City College of San Francisco Downtown Campus.

We will have some exciting updates about the neighborhood, so come and learn about what is happening in the neighborhood and get to know your neighbors.

 

Agenda:

  1. City College of SF Update

2. Central Subway Update

3. Salesforce Convention: Dreamforce
October 4-7

4. Oracle World Update, September 19-22

5 .  Learn about the creation of the Yerba Buena Conservancy, a new non profit being formed
This will be in relationship to the transfer of the Yerba Buena Gardens from the OCII to the City of San Francisco

6. Hear from you, the neighborhood

Refreshments will be provided.

This meeting is open to the public.

 

Aug
18
Thu
Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday

Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday

Art Venues 5–8pm* / Food & Drink 5–10pm

*Venue times vary, check back here for an updated event schedule

Third Thursday here has a website updated occasionally. Also follow the Facebook. 

VENUE LIST – Explore downtown San Francisco’s “Art Heart” of  the Yerba Buena Neighborhood

1 )  California Historical Society | 678 Mission St @ 3rd
2 )  Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission St @ Yerba Buena Lane
3 )  Museum of the African Diaspora | 685 Mission St @ 3rd
4) Yerba Buena Center for the Arts | 701 Mission Street @3rd
5 )  Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | Jessie Square @ 736 Mission St ( May to October 2020)

 

Discount Restaurant Partners – offering special discounts and happy hour pricing 

A )  B Restaurant and Bar | 720 Howard St above the gardens waterfall
B)  Novela | 662 Mission St @ Annie Alley
C) Thirsty Bear 661 Howard Street

Find special programming and free and discounted entry on the 3rd Thursday of each month. Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday is a monthly collaboration of the Yerba Buena’s cultural institutions to promote the area as a destination, bring more interest and visibility to the world class institutions and programming  and encourage collaboration. This is a program of the Yerba Buena Alliance and participating institutions.

Sep
8
Thu
September 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Sep 8 @ 8:45 am – 10:00 am
September 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts  | San Francisco | California | United States

Join us for an informed look at what is going on in the Yerba Buena.

Agenda: 

 

  1.  Market Street Prototyping Festival
  2. Central Subway update for the Yerba Buena station
  3. November 2016 ballot, the hotel and arts tax fund measure
  4. Alt School in Yerba Buena! Just opened!
  5. Hear from you, the neighborhood.

Refreshments generously provided by the YBCA. All are welcome! Come get an informed and engaged look at what is happening in Yerba Buena!

Sep
15
Thu
Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday
Sep 15 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday

Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday

Art Venues 5–8pm* / Food & Drink 5–10pm

*Venue times vary, check back here for an updated event schedule

Third Thursday here has a website updated occasionally. Also follow the Facebook. 

VENUE LIST – Explore downtown San Francisco’s “Art Heart” of  the Yerba Buena Neighborhood

1 )  California Historical Society | 678 Mission St @ 3rd
2 )  Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission St @ Yerba Buena Lane
3 )  Museum of the African Diaspora | 685 Mission St @ 3rd
4) Yerba Buena Center for the Arts | 701 Mission Street @3rd
5 )  Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | Jessie Square @ 736 Mission St ( May to October 2020)

 

Discount Restaurant Partners – offering special discounts and happy hour pricing 

A )  B Restaurant and Bar | 720 Howard St above the gardens waterfall
B)  Novela | 662 Mission St @ Annie Alley
C) Thirsty Bear 661 Howard Street

Find special programming and free and discounted entry on the 3rd Thursday of each month. Yerba Buena 3rd Thursday is a monthly collaboration of the Yerba Buena’s cultural institutions to promote the area as a destination, bring more interest and visibility to the world class institutions and programming  and encourage collaboration. This is a program of the Yerba Buena Alliance and participating institutions.

Oct
6
Thu
October 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ TECH SHOP
Oct 6 @ 8:45 am – 10:00 am
October 2016 Neighborhood Meeting @ TECH SHOP | San Francisco | California | United States

Join us for October to get the latest update about what is happening in the Yerba Buena. Email newsletter here. 

We are hosted by a new partner in Tech Shop, located near 5th and Howard. They have a nice event space.

AGENDA:

  • Introductions
  • About Tech Shop
  • Call for Support for letters of support for the Yerba Buena Gardens Conservancy
  • Welcome Trader Joes to Yerba Buena!
  • Yerba Buena Art Walk, Saturday, October 15
  • Yerba Buena Night, Saturday, October 15th- by YBCBD
  • Prop V for sugary beverages
  • Hear from the Yerba Buena neighborhood
Oct
15
Sat
Yerba Buena Art Walk @ Various locations around Yerba Buena Gardens of downtown San Francisco, California
Oct 15 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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Yerba Buena Alliance presents the 2016 Yerba Buena ART WALK

www.yerbabuena.org/artwalk

 

The Yerba Buena Alliance is proud to present the Yerba Buena Art Walk on Saturday October 15, 2016. In conjunction with the 6th annual outdoor music and performance festival Yerba Buena Night sponsored by the Yerba Buena Community Benefit District, the Yerba Buena Art Walk features 14 different museums, galleries and institutions that are partnering to open their doors for FREE for this special night.  Experience the art heart of downtown San Francisco in the Yerba Buena neighborhood as you wander the blocks between Market and Harrison, Second and Fifth Street soaking in art, culture, music, dance and performance and cutting edge exhibitions of all sorts of art. Each venue is doing special programming throughout the night that is has something fun for everyone!

There are 11 locations including:

  1. 111 Minna Gallery
    111 Minna Street, San Francisco
    111minnagallery.com
  2. American BookBinders Museum in collaboration with the Cartoon Art Museum
    355 Clementina Street
    Bookbindersmuseum.org, cartoonart.org
  3. California Historical Society
    678 Mission Street
    californiahistoricalsociety.org
  4. The Contemporary Jewish Museum
    736 Mission
    Thecjm.org
  5. Mirus Gallery
    540 Howard Street
    mirusgallery.com
  6. Museum of the African Diaspora in collaboration with Trolley Dances by Epiphany Productions
    685 Mission Street
    Moadsf.org, epiphanydance.org
  7. Museum of Performance + Design in collaboration with The Mexican Museum
    893B Folsom Street
    Mpdsf.org, mexicanmuseum.org
    Aztec dance performance at 5pm
  8. Rayko Photo Center 
    428 3rd Street
    raykophotocenter.org
  9. SFMOMA
    151 Third Street (open until 5pm)
    sfmoma.org
  10. TechShop
    926 Howard Street
    techshop.ws
  11. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
    701 Mission Street
    ybca.org

Yerba Buena Art Walk Timeline:

2-3 pm
Pre Art Walk reception at the California Historical Society

678 Mission Street
Featuring white wine donated by Flatiron Wines, networking and special programming

3-6 pm

Art Walk , 11 locations with 14 different galleries, institutions and museums

6-7 pm

Art Walk After Party & Prize Drawing at Tech Shop Event Gallery , 910 Howard Street
Featuring DJ Suresh Selva mixing up world beat and global bass, and light refreshments

About the Yerba Buena Art Walk Passport
Pick up your Yerba Buena Passport and get your book stamped at each location as a special momento to remember the night. Your gift as a special take away by participating in Yerba Buena Night. By getting your passport stamped at every location, you can be entered to win the Grand Prize, which is A Year in Yerba Buena, get 12 different museum passes to come back and experience the neighborhood throughout the year for a whole year’s worth of experience of art and culture.

About the Prize Drawing:

By participating in the Art Walk, enter your name at any of the participating locations to be entered to win special prizes that include museums passes, prints, books, memberships and other special surprises.

Winner need not be present to win the prizes but should present to win the grand prize at Tech Shop at the Art Walk After party. Enjoy networking, light refreshments, prizes and great music as we celebrate Yerba Buena and our beautiful and amazing neighborhood of downtown San Francisco.

Register for the Art Walk on Eventbrite:

RSVP to our Facebook Page at

Yerba Buena Art Walk is sponsored by the YBCBD in collaboration with all our neighborhood partners and institutions. The Yerba Buena Alliance is a neighborhood organization for Yerba Buena, and in 2016 we celebrate 25 years of community and partnership building. The Yerba Buena Alliance supports the Yerba Buena Neighborhood by strengthening partnerships, providing critical neighborhood-wide leadership and infrastructure, serving as an information source and forum for the area’s diverse residents, businesses, and visitors, and promoting the area as a destination.

To get more information, volunteer or get involved, call (415) 541-0312 or email artwalk@yerbabuena.org

www.yerbabuena.org

Yerba Buena Alliance is a neighborhood organization celebrating 25 years in 2016, that works to create a sense of community in the Yerba Buena neighborhood and promote the area as a destination. Find out more about the Alliance at www.yerbabuena.org.

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