San Francisco Events: Bay to Breakers, Chinese New Year & Escape from AlcatrazIf you're looking for unique experiences and events, you'll find them when you visit this one-of-a-kind destination. The Bay Area hosts a dynamic array of sporting competitions, including the funny footrace Bay to Breakers and the arduous Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon. Attend the Chinese New Year Festival and Parade for a colorful celebration of culture and tradition. From holiday extravaganzas to special farmers markets, San Francisco events are truly something special.
Bay to BreakersCostumes are encouraged at this funny footrace, a 7.5-mile course that starts near The Embarcadero and finishes near Ocean Beach. Over 100,000 athletes compete each year and the race culminates in a giant party by the Pacific Ocean.