Jerry Day — Influence of the Grateful Dead in San Francisco Lives On

Every August 1st in San Francisco’s Excelsior District fans celebrate the sounds of their hero – Jerry Garcia – with music, tie-dyed t-shirts, posters, peace signs and endless paraphernalia to mark his birthday (this would have been his 68th).  But what makes it special to buy your hippie gear here is that it goes to…

How Weird Street Faire – Costume Extravaganza

San Francisco’s 11th Annual “How Weird Street Faire” is a venue like no other and it’s all for a good cause — to showcase electronic music and raise money and awareness for world peace.  The corner of Howard and 2nd is the gateway to a 10-block psychedelic event where “anything goes”.  The sounds are eclectic…