Latest Culture of San Francisco, California Stories

2011-07-21 08:45:00

STAMFORD, Conn., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Centerplate, North America's leading event hospitality provider, is serving as hospitality host for Comic-Con International, the largest comic book convention of its kind in the world, at the San Diego Convention Center July 21 through the 24th.

2011-06-24 11:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America, San Francisco's hometown airline, today announces its partnership with SF Pride, the nation's largest LGBT event, for the fourth year in a row.

2011-06-05 17:11:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 2,000 amateur and professional athletes competed in the 2011 Escape from Alcatraz(TM) Triathlon on Sunday, June 5, with Professional Triathlete Andy Potts from Colorado Springs, Colo. winning the prestigious event for the fourth time.

2011-04-04 21:09:08

Unique contributions to increasing public understanding of science and engineering garner award for science museum Exploratarium.

2011-03-21 07:00:00

Event's 25th Anniversary Promises to Be Most Spectacular to Date SAN FRANCISCO, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Comic-Con International (Comic-Con), the parent company of WonderCon, today released the much anticipated program schedule for the event, which will be held Friday through Sunday, April 1-3, at Moscone Center in San Francisco. The popular convention features every major comic book publisher, as well as major Hollywood movie studios and stars of comics, movies, and...

2011-03-16 08:33:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The 8th annual San Francisco Ocean Film Festival is pleased to announce six award recipients chosen from its lineup of more than 50 films. Awards include two new categories this year, for best short film as well as best conservation film.

2011-03-09 00:00:28

Jones Lang LaSalle, Bloomberg, IBM, Google, Chicago Department of Transportation, Wells Fargo Bank and many more! Attendee List Just Announced for Enterprise Strategies for Location Intelligence Conference and Exhibition Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 8, 2011 The attendee list for Enterprise Strategies for Location Intelligence conference and exhibition has just been announced.

2011-03-08 09:17:00

NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 10,000 participants will descend upon Bear Creek Resort in Macungie, Pennsylvania, on April 9th and 10th, 2011, to run a ten mile course with 19 military-style obstacles, including fire, ice, and live electric wires.

2011-03-07 00:00:27

Local favorite DJ Remeddy brings his signature style to Slide, one of San Francisco’s most exclusive clubs, on March 25th. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 05, 2011 Slide, the notorious San Francisco nightclub located near Union Square, will host local sensation DJ Remeddy the evening of March 25th for Socialista Friday.

2011-02-14 14:00:00

DALLAS, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gung Hay Fat Choy! Happy Chinese New Year! Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) is once again the title sponsor of the San Francisco Chinese New Year Festival and Parade in this Year of the Hare.

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