What we're about

This group is created in hopes to build solid group of young and active professionals in the peninsula that are interested in getting together regularly for some fun. We can organize some pick-up games of soccer, softball, broom ball, Volenis or any other sport. We can also get together and go surfing, bike riding, hiking, or rock climbing. We don't even have to do sports. We can go to street fairs, festivals, concerts, visit a haunted house or go to dollar day at the race track. The possibilities are endless. Suggestions are always welcomed and encouraged. In the end, this is about meeting great people, having fun, and maybe trying a new thing or two. I hope you join us! (I am working on more events closer to us...it's a work in process. But I will let you know of all of the events I hear of.) We are on FACEBOOK too! If you wonder where all of the other people I bring come from, I help organize an activity group on FaceBook too (They are are also all in the 20's and from the peninsula too). A lot of the events are the same as here, but there are a few added ones (that I dont organize). The group is called "Bay Area Young Professionals Activities Crew (BAYPAC)" - http://www.facebook.com/#/group.php?gid=245082685560 Mid-20s to Early-30s Activities Group of the Peninsula

Upcoming events (5)

🔎Murder Mystery Pub & Grub Crawl! Drink, Dine & Solve Crime!🔎 (EVERY SUNDAY)

***READ EVERYTHING PLEASE BEFORE ATTENDING***: This event is EVERY SUNDAY!! The date changes on meetup as it gets closer to the event start time because this is a recurring event, but this event happens every Sunday at 7:30PM! We meet on the NORTHEAST CORNER of Broadway St. & Kearny St. - Look for the pink "MURDER MYSTERY Meeting Point" Sign OUTSIDE 498 Broadway St. We do NOT stay here or go inside - it is only a check in point. At 7:45PM SHARP, we will leave for the stop of the crawl. You *MUST* check in between 7:30PM and 7:45PM if you are planning to attend - please do not try and join us mid-way into the crawl. We'll be joining international travelers to solve the murder case as we head to 3 pubs for cheap food & drinks. Win murder mystery clues along the way by competing at rock paper scissors and other games against fellow detectives. Come up with the most creative/funny murder motive and win a prize. Plus $3 beer/wine along the way! NOTE: all drinks/food are CASH ONLY. You must be 21 or over to attend. HERE'S THE INFO: ******************************************************************** RSVP *required* here: http://www.sfhostelparty.com/ This event is every week. Meeting point: NORTHEAST CORNER of Broadway St. & Kearny St. - Look for the pink "MURDER MYSTERY Meeting Point" Sign OUTSIDE 498 Broadway St. We do NOT stay here or go inside - it is only a check in point. At 7:45PM SHARP, we will leave for the stop of the crawl. You *MUST* check in between 7:30PM and 7:45PM if you are planning to attend - please do not try and join us mid-way into the crawl. We stay at each place for about 40 minutes before heading off to the next stop and we eat a different course in each place. ================ Please bring $11.75 in cash for the food, plus $3.25 for tax/tips. This will cover all the food items listed below, as well as dessert. Both the food and tip money will be collected at the beginning of the evening. Drinks can be purchased at each place *individually* and are cash only. MENU (NO FOOD SUBSTITUTIONS): *all items are vegetarian Pub #1 - Margherita Pizza Pub #2 - Appetizer Pub #3 - Chocolate Eclairs & Cream Puffs ================ NOTE: Drinks/food are CASH only.

🏠 SF Roommate/Flatmate Search: In-Person Meetup

Green Tortoise Hostel San Francisco

**Please do NOT call the hostel about this event. We are using their space for the event and all the info is posted below - they do NOT have any info.** Those who attend the meetup can request to be added to our private facebook group so that you can connect with people who attended prior weeks and are still looking for rooms/roommates. Only those who attend in person will be added to the group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/560681231325623/ NOTE: This is a recurring event! The date changes on the meetup event invitation as it gets close to the event starting time, but the event is still happening and is NOT CANCELLED! Our friends at the Green Tortoise hostel have let us use their common space for this event. Be sure to bring a VALID ID (ie: NOT expired) or you will not be allowed to enter the building. You MUST also check in at 8:30PM SHARP *out front* of the building in order to attend - latecomers will be turned away. Also note: NO SOLICITORS! Keep your crappy over-priced, spammy, roommate apps to yourself. Finding a roommate in SF is a royal pain in the ass. This event is a connection/networking event for people in SF looking for a roommate. Are you looking for someone to search for housing with who could potentially be a good roommate? Do you have an open room but are sick of trying to sort through missed facebook messages and comments all over the place - half of which are from randoms from another country who are trying to scam you? There are so many housing scams on craigslist and facebook (yes, facebook!). Technology helps us all in many ways - however - it's also made it easier for scammers to take advantage of us and the housing crisis in SF. Plus room-hunters are too disorganized to search for a shared room with another person on their own so it's made it easier for "co-living spaces" to exist and be able to charge people upwards of $1000-$1600 for a *shared room*. Sometimes it might be worth trying out going back to the basics - what did people do before all the crappy modern day scammy roommate apps? They had to post listings for open rooms in laundromats. They had to talk to others until they met someone who had a friend-of-a-friend that had a room open. They had to connect with each other *in person* in order to organize roommate options. So maybe it's worth a shot trying these old-school methods out again in 2019. Some come join us this Monday - maybe you'll find a new roommate. Or worse case, maybe you'll make a new friend.


**READ: RSVP REQUIRED on FACEBOOK for entry and will be checked at the door: https://www.facebook.com/events/2001895596561664/ Aussie Aussie Aussie, Oi Oi Oi! Come join us and a bunch of Aussies for the 2020 San Francisco Official Australia Day Beer Olympics Hottest 100 Party, Sausage Sizzle & Australian Bushfires Fundraiser. We'll be picking up groups of Australians currently traveling in SF. ***READ - IMPORTANT***: Since this is an annual recurring event, the date of the event will CHANGE on meetup as it gets closer to the event start time, but this event is NOT CANCELLED! That is why you should be RSVP'ed on facebook and on the main meetup link (which also lists more info with time schedule of games, drink specials, full event info): https://www.meetup.com/SanFranciscoHostel/events/267921156/ TRIPLE J's HOTTEST 100 Songs of the Year streaming LIVE from Australia. Doors open & live stream starts at 5pm. Bushfires Fundraiser Info: Australia is being ravaged by the worst wildfires seen in decades, with large swaths of the country devastated since the fire season began in late July. At the event, we'll have a giant Aussie-themed photo booth accessible to those who donate directly online to an Australian bushfires/wildlife relief fund. Make an online donation directly to a relief fund of your choice – then grab an Aussie-themed prop (or put on an Aussie flag unitard) and print free photo strips. Share your Aussie-themed photos with friends and encourage others to donate online to relief funds: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/06/world/australia/help-australia-fires.html Plus compete for your country in Aussie-themed Beer/Wine/Spirit Olympics tournament games (ie: 'Down Under' Beer Pong). Try a Tim Tam Slam, eat some Fairy bread, participate in the 'Hey Hey It's Saturday' Drinking Challenge, sip on 'Kath & Kim' Shots and Australian beers - all while listening to TRIPLE J's HOTTEST 100 (streaming LIVE). Compete in the Best Dressed Aussie Bogan Contest, build the tallest Didgeridoo (aka: Wizard Staff) out of beer cans, eat some Snags or some Vegemite on Toast, and find some Sheilas. Fair dinkum, mate. Website with previous year's party pics: http://www.australiadaysf.com/ FREE to play in the Games! FREE ENTRY with RSVP *AND* $10 towards Beer/Wine/Spirit/Shot Special Purchase. Beer/Wine/Spirit/Shot Special: Get 10 coupons for $1 each at the check-in point. Use coupons before 5:30PM to pay: $1 for WINES, $2 for BEERS, $3 for WELL SPIRITS, $3 for 'KATH & KIM' SHOT SPECIALS (all night). After 5:30PM, use coupons to pay $3 for WINES/BEERS & $5 for WELL SPIRITS. Additional coupons are free when you show proof that you're making an online donation directly to any official Australian bushfires/wildlife relief fund during the event. Aussie-themed games include: 'Down Under' Beer Pong, Two-Up, Aussie Thong Slide, Boomerang Flip, Ayers Rock Paper Scissors, and Build the tallest Beer Can Didgeridoo (aka: Wizard Staff). Win Prizes! FREE to play in the games. Meet & compete against travelers, locals, au pairs and students! Everyone's placed on a team based on their country (to make it easy to meet people). Teams compete in Australian-themed games. Play -or- just watch, drink cheap beer/wine/spirits and be social. NOTE: Tournament sign ups for Aussie-themed Drinking Games are from 9-9:30PM. You must arrive by 9:30PM to compete in the Aussie-themed Beer/Wine/Spirit Olympics tournament and be placed on a team. DATE: Friday, Jan 24th, 2020 (So we can listen to the Hottest 100 streaming LIVE from Australia, starting at 5PM). PLACE: HORIZON Lounge & SCORE Bar. Check in at the entry of SCORE Bar: 490 Broadway St. TIME: Doors open and Triple J's Hottest 100 starts streaming LIVE from Australia at 5pm. Be sure to arrive by 9:30PM to play in the tournament games. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-australia-day-sf-official-party-triple-j-cheap-beers-aussie-games-tickets-20635965729

👩Female Traveler Connection: Free Dinner, BYOB, Beer/Wine/Spirit Olympics

NOTE: This is a recurring event that happens on FRIDAYS! The date will change on the meetup event invitation as it gets close to the event starting time, but the event is still happening this FRIDAY at 7PM and is NOT CANCELLED! IMPORTANT - FOLLOW RSVP instructions at https://www.greentortoisesf.com/rsvp or you will NOT be allowed into the building *********************** This event is organized by our friends at the Green Tortoise Hostel in SF in order to provide a fun, safe space for solo female travelers to connect with one another. There are usually 25-40 solo female travelers staying at the hostel that attend each week who don't RSVP on meetup - so there's always a diverse group of people to meet. We have copied all the info below so be sure to READ EVERYTHING and follow the RSVP instructions if you're planning to attend. Info from Green Tortoise website: Mix and Mingle with other international female travelers & au pairs. Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday we have a free, vegetarian group dinner for all hostel guests. We have temporarily decided to open this event up on Friday nights to all international female travelers in SF in an effort to connect solo female travelers with one another. Join us in our safe, fun international living room space where you are welcome to bring your own drinks. Enjoy a home-cooked vegetarian meal in our San Francisco hostel where you can connect with like-minded, international female travelers & au pairs. Afterwards, join a wide range of other international travelers as everyone from the hostel heads out with locals and travelers from around the city at 9PM to compete for their country at the SF Beer/Wine/Spirit Olympics. At 8:55PM, we will organize teams OUT FRONT of the hostel before heading out to the bar where this week's Beer/Wine/Spirit Olympics takes place. And yes, the dinner portion of the event is for INTERNATIONAL FEMALES ONLY. All others are welcome to join us at *OUT FRONT* of the hostel at 9PM as they assign teams for SFHostelParty's Beer/Wine/Spirit Olympics. Olympics event info at: https://www.facebook.com/events/108239516000485/ and https://www.meetup.com/SanFranciscoHostel/events/252772443/ General info about the hostel: https://www.greentortoisesf.com/ You must check in with the event host at 7PM SHARP. We'll have a designated space allocated for the group to meet new travel buddies and connect with new international friends. Schedule of events: 7PM SHARP: Meet out front of 494 Broadway St. for event check in. The international living room used for this event is a private space and there are strict rules for entry so please be sure to arrive on time or you will not be able to enter the building. Latecomers are welcome to meet us OUT FRONT of the hostel at 9PM and join us for the after-dinner event as described above. 7-7:15PM: Meet & Greet. 7-8PM: Free dinner buffet for the group and all hostel guests. Enjoy garden salad, vegetarian pasta with marinara sauce/mushrooms, garlic bread and pastries for dessert. Feel free to bring your own wine, beer, drinks, etc. 8:55PM: Organize teams OUT FRONT of the hostel before heading out to compete for your country at the SF Beer/Wine/Spirit Olympics. (You do not need to drink to play in the games - the point of the event is to meet international travelers & locals as you rotate around and the room and compete in games of skill). **IMPORTANT**READ: The private hostel dinner event is all ages and is a connection/networking event for international female travelers only. Be sure to bring an international ID (ie: a passport or driver's license that is NOT from the USA) to attend. You MUST register in advance and bring your CONFIRMATION EMAIL - as you will need to check in at 7PM SHARP in order to be allowed into the building. If you are NOT an international female with a NON-US id, you are welcome to join everyone at 9PM OUT FRONT of the hostel when we head out for the SF Beer/Wine/Spirit Olympics.

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