It's that jolly time of year! AHH! Thanks for chilling with the Random Adventures Crew as we engage in this joyous SF Tradition - SantaCon SF!
What: Hop around Union Square to Chinatown/North Beach - tossing drinks, dancing, cheering, being merry & definitely chilling with good peeps! Even if you're not a drinker, let's mosey around town - RAIN OR SHINE!!! It's SantaCon SF 2012 (http://sanfranciscosantarchy.wordpress.com/)! Please review the website in detail (including the rules) before heading out!
To Find the Group: Meet at 12:00PM Sharp on the stairs at McKesson Plaza (Corner of Post St. and Market), right next to the Montgomery BART Station (see pic below).
Twitter Feed: https://twitter.com/SFRandoms
I hardly use Twitter, but will try for this event (per recommendation). I'll post on the Twitter Feed and/or on this Meetup page regularly.
To Find Me: Look for the Holiday Moose - Full Brown, Antlers/Moose Head, Santa Boxers, Red Suspenders and tie, Makeshift Santa bag of "Goodies" and maybe a red Santa Coat.
Contact Info: Google Voice Number was emailed to those who RSVP'd by Friday evening Dec. 14th!!! Please try to text me rather than calling. Please also be patient, as I do expect utter chaos!
After Event: Late night event will probably be at the Club Bootie(DNA Lounge) SantaCon Party at[masked]th Street. Free for those fully dressed!
Post to the site or message me for questions! See ya all soon!
When: Dec. 15,[masked]PM-??? (Til we're santa'd out)
What: Santa-Themed Crawl Across SF!
Where: McKesson Plaza - Union Sq. - North Beach / Chinatown - Party Scene - to even more partying!
Goal: Take the Chinatown/North Beach Route with the masses, make it out to some afternoon dancing, and muster the energy to party to the wee hours of the night at an AfterParty!
Tentative Line-Up (Hop as we see fit):
1.) McKesson Plaza (Post St. and Market St.) - Meetup with the crew and tailgate this bad boy!
2.) Union Square (Post St. and Stockton) - Walk over to join the masses!
3.) Follow the Chinatown/North Beach Route - We will hop to a bar/lounge/cafe whereever we see fit. See options below.
Chinatown/North Beach Route
Head up Grant Street………
Li-Po – 916 Grant (Washington/Jackson)|
Bacchus Kirk – 925 Bush (Jones/Taylor)
Mr Bings- 201 Columbus at Pacific.
Grant and Green- 1371 Grant.
Vesuvio Cafe – 255 Columbus at Jack Kerouac.
Kells Irish Restaurant and Pub. - 530 Jackson at Columbus
Tope- 1326 Grant near Green
Condor Club- 560 Broadway at Columbus
Maggie McGarry’s – 1353 Grant (Green/Vallejo)
Savoy Tivoli – 1434 Grant (Green/Union)[masked]/Juan
O’Reilly’s – 622 Green (Powell/Columbus)
North Star Cafe – 1560 Powell (Powell/Green)
The Saloon – 1232 Grant (Bway/Fresno)
Columbus Café – 562 Green (Columbus/Grant)
Specs’ Twelve Adler – 12 William Saroyan (Bway/Columbus)
Gino & Carlo – 548 Green (Columbus/Grant)
Amante – 570 Green (Columbus/Grant)
Tony Nik’s – 1534 Stockton (Columbus/Green)
The Boardroom – 1609 Powell (Green/Union)
Kennedy’s – 1040 Columbus (Chestnut/Francisco)
International Sports Club – 1000 Columbus (Chestnut)
4.) Washington Square (Columbus Ave. and Union St.) - Let's try to rejoin the masses between 3:30-4:00PM!
5.) Grub Time/Chill Time - Let's snack, rest up, mosey on back down towards Market St.
6.) Monarch (6th St and Mission) or Club OMG (43 6th St)Afternoon Dance Parties - We'll burn off the beer/grub and get energized with afternoon dance off!
7.) DNA Lounge [masked]th Street) Afterevent - For those that still have the energy, we can head later Sat. night to this SantaCon Party!
Note: The places we hit up will vary with the feeling of the group and may change more frequently than planned! Check the webpage regularly for updates or contact me for whereabouts.
WHAT WE NEED TO DO:
Meet Up: Start at McKesson Plaza on the stairs (12PM)! We will leave from there around 12:15-12:30PM, heading along Post St. towards Union Square.
But I'm hella lagging: I will regularly post the group's whereabouts throughout the night. Contact info was emailed to those who RSVP'd early! If you follow the North Beach route, find the moose!
Bring Stuff: "Hiidden" Drinks, Come in full costumes, Cash (please), Candy, Comfortable walking shoes, ID's, hugs, craziness, respect, & some positive energy to share.
Remember the 5 F's!: 1. Don't Fuck with police. 2.Don’t Fuck with kids. 3. Don’t Fuck with security. 4. Don’t Fuck with bartenders. 5. Don’t Fuck with Santa!
Have Fun: Dance it up if the music is rocking, eat random food, drink & relax with good people! Please don't be an asshole (per SantaCon Rules)
Parking: Street parking is a bit tough in Downtown. There is parking @ the Metreon (enter through Mission St.) or http://www.fifthandmission.com/prices.htm.
MUNI/BART: Montgomery St. BART Station!
Info from the site:
Santa also wants you to bring a hat, scarf, pair of gloves or warm socks to pass out to the first homeless person you see who needs them. Do it!
Download the songbook and remember to follow SFSanta on Twitter. Use the hashtag #SFSanta to let other Santa’s know where you are!
Be Nice, Be Respectful, Clean Up and Be Safe!