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.

Dive In: Where to Swim in San Francisco

Frigid bay or heated pool? Find the perfect spot to take a dip in The Standard’s guide to swimming spots around The City.


Photos: Fans Celebrate as Warriors Return to SF for Victory Parade

The Dubs brought home their first championship since moving from Oakland to their new home at the Chase Center in Mission Bay.

Fun, Educational and Affirming, the SF-Born ‘Drag Queen Story Hour’ Continues to Engage the Community

One week after a confrontational incident in San Lorenzo, local drag artist PerSia emphasized the importance of coloring outside the lines at San Francisco Public Library.

New Ground Mural Lights Up Favorite Skating Spot in Golden Gate Park with Rainbow Colors

Golden Gate Park’s Skatin’ Place, located between 6th Ave. and JFK Dr. has gotten a colorful makeover thanks to a new ground mural.

Tongo Eisen-Martin Delivers Tough Love to SF Through Verse

San Francisco’s poet laureate has a deep passion for the city that raised him. Through his writing, he seeks to illuminate all that is beautiful—and ugly—about his home.

Fun and Free: A Guide to San Francisco’s Street Fairs and Neighborhood Festivals

Festivals are back! Mark your calendars for SF’s biggest community gatherings of the year.


Rock of Ages: The Sex Pistols, Punk Pioneers, Played Final Show Ever in San Francisco

After a disastrous tour, Johnny Rotten, Sid Vicious, et al. played Bill Graham’s famed Winterland concert hall on January 14, 1978. They never took the stage again.

No Sriracha? No Problem: 7 Local Hot Sauces to Broaden Your Palate and (Maybe) Expand Your Mind

Look… It was probably time for you to start thinking outside the red-and-white rooster bottle anyway. We know it can be scary, but we’ve got you covered.

Dads Just Wanna Have Fun: 8 Exciting Ways to Spend Father’s Day

Outdoor entertainment, a swap meet and a few steamier options for big poppa.