Union Street Fantasy of Lights
When: December 6th from 3 pm-7 pm.
Where: Union Street between Van Ness and Steiner
Fantasy of Lights Website
This event marks the start of Holiday celebrations on Union Street. The old Victorian houses that line Union Street will all be illuminated, creating a magical wonderland. There will be delicious food options, jugglers, face painting, costumed characters, music, and even live reindeer (ponies in costume). Shops will all be open until 9 pm. Santa Claus will come to meet kids (and anyone else) at Cudworth Mansion (2040 Union Street) from 5:30 to 7pm and you can take a free Horse-Drawn Carriage ride down Union Street with the entire family from 3 pm to 5:30. There are more fun events going all month so be sure to check out the website! For 100% guaranteed parking options, please visit our website.
San Francisco Holiday Bazaar
When: December 13th & 14th, 11 am -6 pm
Where: The Fort Mason Center at Herbst Pavillion
San Francisco Holiday Bazaar Website
This Holiday Bazaar and Crafts Fair is a seasonal must. There over 180 artists and food vendors from all over San Francisco selling their goods and offering free samples all weekend. There are also many free “make and take” craft workshops for all ages. Whether you are there to find a perfect gift (for yourself or another), taste delicious food, or simply enjoy the atmosphere, the Bazaar is the perfect place to be to get in the holiday spirit. To reserve 100% guaranteed parking near the Fort Mason Center, please visit our website.
Lighted Boat Parade
When: December 12th
Where: Fisherman’s Wharf ~ Best viewing location is at PIER 39, Aquatic Park
Lighted Boat Parade Website
The Lighted Boat Parade is an annual event that features more than 60 boats decked out in lights and holiday decorations. They parade along the Waterfront and remain lit throughout the holiday season. Since 1994, people have been dazzled by the sight of 60 illuminated ships. After you watch the parade, you can check out the hundreds of fun, affordable restaurants around Fisherman's Wharf, many of which will be featuring special holiday menus! For more information, go the the parade website. For 100% guaranteed parking options near Fisherman’s Wharf, check out our website.
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