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Bi-Rite Cafe Opening in Civic Center Plaza

  UPDATE: The Bi-Rite Cafe is now open! Original post: The new Bi-Rite Cafe kiosk in Civic Center Plaza is hosting its Grand Opening on October 23! Normal hours will commence the following day: Monday through Friday, 7am-5pm, and Saturday and Sunday, 10am-4pm. The menu will feature a selection of sandwiches, salads…

This free, family-friendly Holiday Tree Lighting event in Civic Center Plaza will feature musical performances, holiday foods and beverages, a toy giveaway — and new this year — ice skating at the Winter Park Ice Rink!



“The Commons” is Civic Center Plaza, UN Plaza, and Fulton Street between the Asian Art Museum and the San Francisco Main Public Library. The Civic Center Commons Initiative is a collaborative effort to breathe new life into these central civic spaces, changing how people engage with the place and with each other.

Led by the City of San Francisco in partnership with neighbors, community organizations, and cultural institutions, the initiative is transforming the Commons so that everyone can feel welcome and experience the best of San Francisco every day.


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