The Bold Italic and Yammer present the 2nd annual Mid Riff microhood party. Co-presented with EpicenterSF, Twitter and Blick, it's happening on Thursday, March 28th from 6 to 8 p.m. It will focus on Market Street between 6th and 7th. The area is home to impressive art spaces, one of the most beloved music venues on the West Coast, and great restaurants, bars, and shops. The Mid Riff is an evening of discounted eats, complimentary libations, special deals, art openings, and live performances.
We hope you'll come out to for our second microhood of the new year.
Enjoy special elements courtesy of:
Mention EpicenterSF at Club OMG's bar (43 Sixth Street) and enjoy two wells drinks for the price of one. Happy hour specials, door prizes, and DJs spinning Top 40s/House music through the evening.
SQFT Open house at ATO and The Bold Italic HQ
Blick20% of store discounts
Huckleberry Bicycles Chrome and Huckleberry are teaming up to celebrate the launch of Chrome's American Made bags (including solme limited run exclusive camo editions). Check out seamstress Morgen making small bags on location that will be raffled off. Free libations will be flowing.
Show DogsExtended happy hour until 8pm. $5 basic beef dogs and $5 corn dogs from 6pm to 8pm.
GAFFTA-live urban prototyping demo's along Market Street. Here are the projects that will be showcased:
-The “Glowing Crosswalk” urban prototyping concept provides increased visibility of pedestrians within a crosswalk at night.
-"I just wanna hold your hand" encourages people to hold hands with strangers, to activate a brilliant light display.
-Street Stage is a mobile parklet dedicated to street performance
-Smart Stops tell you more than just when the next bus is coming with simple signs bolted onto the stops, text messaging and a public data API.
Showdown Drink specials- $3 well drinks $3 draught beers! 5-8pm. Live djs all night.
Burning Man Project presents performances from the colorful and energetic Carpetbag Brigade, a Physical Theater Company who will be sharing a site-flexible performance titled “Sailor and Sirens” at 6:15, 6:45, 7:15 and 7:45 around the intersection of 6th and Market Streets. This acrobatic stilt troupe overlaps the worlds of dance, theater and circus with daring spectacle and charm!
Center for New Music: New music groups The Living Earth Show and Future Cities will preview their March 29/30 concerts/record release with selections from their debut album "White Blood Cells." Music by local and international composers for guitar/percussion (LES) and piano/percussion (futureCities). Wine by Thorny Rose
Hospitality House Reception for the In My Dreams show.
...And other great Mid Riff merchants.
Official After party will take place at Rio Grande from 8pm-onward
THE EVENT IS FREE but PLEASE RSVP so we can get a count of how many are coming. Supplies are limited but the fun is not.
All ages are welcome, but most activities are 21+.
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