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CA Legislators Reject Proposal to Extend Nightlife Hours to 4AM

CA Legislators Reject Proposal to Extend Nightlife Hours to 4AM

On the Friday before Labor Day weekend, the California Assembly Appropriations Committee dismantled a bill that would allow communities to decide whether bars can serve alcohol past the current 2AM cutoff. Democratic State Senator Scott Wiener introduced the latest piece of legislation back in February….

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3 Big Booze Events Happening in San Francisco: Bay Area Brew Fest, Rum Fest & Brewchella

3 Big Booze Events Happening in San Francisco: Bay Area Brew Fest, Rum Fest & Brewchella

For those that have a true appreciation for quality beer and spirits, these events are for you! For beer aficionados, there is the expansive Bay Area Brew Fest, as well as Brewchella, a new kid to the beer fest scene. And for pirates and rum…

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Oakland’s Modern Izakaya and Ramen Restaurant Shinmai Opens its Doors

Oakland’s Modern Izakaya and Ramen Restaurant Shinmai Opens its Doors

Shinmai just recently opened a 100-person Japanese dining space in Uptown Oakland. The new spot offers both izakaya and ramen, two of Tokyo’s most popular culinary offerings. Patrons can order a series of casual bar bites, small plates or a steaming bowl of noodles, all…

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Trick Dog Bar’s Clever Take on a Rhyming Children’s Books Wins World’s Best Cocktail Menu

Trick Dog Bar’s Clever Take on a Rhyming Children’s Books Wins World’s Best Cocktail Menu

Mission District bar Trick Dog, is known for its creative and ever-evolving menu concepts. Now for the bar’s 10th bi-annual menu, which launched earlier this month, they introduced a dozen new cocktails that collectively doubles as a children’s book sold for charity. Trick Dog’s impressive…

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The Decadent Mac ‘n Cheese Melt-Off Returns to Mission Bay

The Decadent Mac ‘n Cheese Melt-Off Returns to Mission Bay

Cheeseheads, food truck fans, and beer aficionados looking for plans this weekend should consider attending the Mac ‘n Cheese Melt-Off presented by SPARK, a community gathering space in Mission Bay. Who will be the mac and cheesiest? Attendees can cast votes for the chancellor of…

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Sample Your Way Through the Bay Area’s Finest Foodie Offerings at Eat Drink SF

Sample Your Way Through the Bay Area’s Finest Foodie Offerings at Eat Drink SF

San Francisco’s premier food and drink festival, Eat Drink SF, has returned with four glorious days of delicious programming. The event brings together Bay Area’s top-tier chefs and restaurants, plus everyone else who will be swooning over the chance to get their hands on some…

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Cider Summit SF Returns! Plus 5 Facts to Up Your Cider Knowledge

Cider Summit SF Returns! Plus 5 Facts to Up Your Cider Knowledge

The region’s largest cider tasting festival, Cider Summit SF, returns to the Presidio this month for their 4th annual Bay Area event. Nearly 200 selections of cider from across the U.S., along with ciders from over five different countries, will be available to taste. Cider…

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Last Call for Alcohol Could Move to 4am, Thanks to New California Nightlife Bill

Last Call for Alcohol Could Move to 4am, Thanks to New California Nightlife Bill

Bars and restaurants across California may soon be allowed to serve alcohol to patrons late into the night, if a new piece of legislation passes. Update: State Senate has approved the bill and will now move on to the state Assembly, one of the last…

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3 Big Booze Events on the Horizon: California Rum Fest, Bay Area Summer Brew Festival & SF Craft Spirits Carnival

3 Big Booze Events on the Horizon: California Rum Fest, Bay Area Summer Brew Festival & SF Craft Spirits Carnival

Whether you are celebrating the end of traditional summer, the start of fall, or Indian Summer (summer’s bonus level!) then you have something to say cheers to. And, if you like cocktails or beer, one (or all) of the following upcoming drinking events might appeal…

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Late Night Boozing Bill Fails to Pass Senate Committee

Late Night Boozing Bill Fails to Pass Senate Committee

A bill proposed by San Francisco state Senator Mark Leno that would have allowed businesses to stay open later and sell alcohol until 4:00am has failed to clear the Senate Governmental Organization Committee.

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Oysterfest Party Returns June 30

Oysterfest Party Returns June 30

It’s that time of year again kids. Time to stuff your face with those lovable little bivalves that make summer so much fun. The 13th Annual San Francisco Oysterfest makes its way to Sharon Meadows in Golden Gate Park on June 30th.

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Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day: Irish Pubs in San Francisco

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day: Irish Pubs in San Francisco

The Irish know how to drink. Whether it’s a Guiness, Black and Tan, Irish Whiskey, Irish Car Bomb or even an Irish Coffee, St. Patrick’s Day has given San Franciscans one day annually to drink copious amounts of booze. Here are a few local spots…

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