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This Week in Civics: Eat Summer Treats, Explore Sunday Streets and Make Sense of SCOTUS

Plus, celebrate the history of Glen Park’s Gum Tree Girls, shop an art bazaar and an insider’s view of the GOP.

This Weekend: John Waters Hosts Mosswood Meltdown, Kaskade at The Midway, Queer As Fourth and More

Plus, ‘First Caturday’ returns to Dolores Park, comedian Ismael Loutfi turns pain into standup gain, a Filipino pig roast from Abacá and Drew Banga throws down for The Town.

This Week in Civics: See the World’s Libraries, Fireworks at the Wharf and the Meaning of Home

Plus, the future of abortion rights in California, Stop AAPI Hate and the postal service holds a career fair.

This Weekend: Pride Parade, Japanese Internment Opera, and an ‘Extinction’ Event

Plus, remembering the Cockettes, Ani DiFranco plays the Fillmore and Rakim rocks the mic at The Independent.

Brimming With Pride: SF Closes Out June With Many More Events Celebrating the LGBTQ+ Community

In addition to the official Pride parade and affiliated after parties, San Francisco celebrates the queer community with drag shows, the Trans March, the Pride Run and much more.

Just in Time for Summer: The Standard Event Calendar!

The Standard wants to help you “know your city” and become more engaged citizens. And, we believe, this compendium of events will help you do just that.

This Week in Civics: Visit Pilipinas Cultural District, Make Music, Protect Yourself

Plus, Pride Month is still here and queer with Trans March and HEAD WEST Marketplace in Hayes Valley.

Patio Play: Watch the Warriors Outdoors at These San Francisco Bars and Pubs

Whether you’re being Covid cautious or just want to enjoy some fresh air while cheering on the home team, these local watering holes are your ticket to gameday fun.

This Weekend: Psychedelic Roller Skating, Red Chamber Opera, Barack Obama and Nina Simone

Plus, the worldly sounds of Sofi Tukker, the Frameline Film Festival and two exhibitions of the late San Francisco Filipino artist, Carlo Villa.

This Week In Civics: Celebrate Juneteenth, Meet Matt Dorsey and Explore Queer Faith

Plus, drag yourself out to the St. Francis, find ‘Middle Ground’ and show your pride in Golden Gate Park.