What's better than combining divine views with delicious food and drinks? Pretty much nothing, especially if you're blessed with a landscape as gorgeous as the one we have in the Bay. That's why we're headed to Treasure Island for the Wine & Wishes event, presented by Make A Wish Greater Bay Area–to wine and dine while taking in the San Francisco skyline, all for a good cause.
It's no question San Francisco has a stunning array of clubs, lounges, and watering holes to quench every thirst. Every now and again, the urge to party down yields to a deeper curiosity to explore the finer things. It's in this spirit that 7x7 proudly presents a series of complimentary tasting sessions illuminating the ultra-premium bourbon.
Looking to shake up your food and drinking routine? Head to the new OneUP Restaurant & Lounge, a gorgeous American Bistro incorporating classical cooking methods to create unprovincial, artistic and inventive food guaranteed to make your sense say "whoa." Helmed by the talented Chef Adam Nichol, and designed by CSS Architecture (which created San Francisco restaurants Twenty Five Lusk and Barbacco), OneUP is a dynamic and lively spot above the lobby of the recently revamped Grand Hyatt San Francisco.
Attention sad sacks, Eeyores, and Ms. Deborah Downer: your time is up. A bevy of delightfully demented comedic minds storms the city for SF Sketchfest starting Thursday, ready to chip away at your seasonal affective disorder. The festival brings together the country's best and brightest stars and schleppers from the worlds of stand-up, sketch comedy, sitcoms, improv and films—including a special screening of The Naked Gun starring the late, great Leslie Nielsen at the Castro Theatre—featuring onstage interviews with director David Zucker and leading lady Priscilla Presley—proudly sponsored by 7x7.
Celebrate your love of the legendary varietal of Zinfandel at the 22nd Annual Zinfandel Festival in San Francisco this month. From January 31st to February 2nd at the historic Concourse Exhibition Center, you can indulge your desire of adventure and epicurean spirit via four extraordinary events designed to entertain, educate and delight Zinfandel enthusiasts.
The San Francisco Wedding Fair! This Sunday, January 20, enjoy the fair and keep track of the 49ers game in the Gentlemen's Lounge, a special sports lounge set up within the show. It includes a big screen, pretzels and beer! Brides are welcome too–it's all part of your fair ticket! Think of it as your one stop shop for planning your dream wedding and keeping up with the Quest for Six.
The W Hotel's TRACE Restaurant's last collaboration dinner with SF food truck stars was so successful, they're at it again! This time around on January 17, the talented Chef Paul Piscopo at TRACE will work with the folks behind Brass Knuckle SF, which is every meat lover's favorite local food truck, for their new LOCAL MOTION foodie event.
Carpe Diem Wine Bar offers a sophisticated, yet casual dining experience in the heart of downtown Napa. Their enthusiastic staff and lively atmosphere bring uniqueness to the table. An ever-changing wine list and family share-plate style menu will entice you to try a variety of exceptional pairings. No matter what your style, you’ll be hard-pressed not to fall in love with the wine and seasonal ingredients that the staff searched near and far to find.
Don your party clothes and head to the sixth annual Beauty for Books on January 23rd at Ruby Skye. It's the Maas Clinic's Annual Mission for Literacy event, which means you'll be having a great time for a great cause–improving access to literature for Bay Area public school kids.
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