Thursday, March 19, 5-10pm
Art Venues 5–8pm* / Food & Drink 5–10pm
Look for Third Thursday locations signs, and be sure to pick up your wristband at one of the art venues for special rates at participating bars, shops, restaurants.
*Venue times vary, check below for event schedules
1 ) California Historical Society | 678 Mission St @ 3rd
2 ) Cartoon Art Museum | 655 Mission @ 3rd (closed this month for a private event)
3 ) Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission St @ Yerba Buena Lane
4 ) Museum of the African Diaspora | 685 Mission St @ 3rd
5 ) Museum of Performance + Design | 893B Folsom St @ 5th
6 ) Root Division | 1059 Market St. in between 6th and 7th St.
7 ) Yerba Buena Center for the Arts | 701 Mission St @ 3rd
A ) B Restaurant and Bar | 720 Howard St above the gardens waterfall
B ) Bluestem Brasserie | 1 Yerba Buena Lane @ Market
C ) Novela | 662 Mission St @ Annie Alley
D ) SFMOMA MuseumStore | 51 Yerba Buena Lane @ Mission
① California Historical Society | 678 Mission St @ 3rd
City Rising: Show and Tours, 5–8pm | FREE | Join us for extended gallery hours and enjoy special docent-led tours, at 5:15, 6:15, and 7:15 pm, of the new exhibition City Rising: San Francisco and the 1915 World’s Fair. Take a journey inside the exposition to see what fairgoers would have encountered 100 years ago in the grand palaces, exotic foreign pavilions, and the amusement midway known as the Joy Zone.
② Cartoon Art Museum | 655 Mission @ 3rd
Closed tonight for a private event
③ Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission St @ Yerba Buena Lane
Third Thursdays Live at The CJM: Red Meat, 6:30-7:30pm | $5 after 5pm | Red Meat trace their musical roots to the hard honky tonk songs of Iowa, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Ohio, as well as the rock music of the 60s and 70s. Red Meat perform in conjunction with Hardly Strictly Warren Hellman at The CJM.
④ Museum of the African Diaspora | 685 Mission St @ 3rd
Exhibitions, Screenings, & Filmmaker Talk, 5–8pm | FREE | Enjoy Free Admission to our current exhibitions. Join us at 6:30pm for Tanzanian-Korean-American filmmaker/activist Eliaichi Kimaro’s documentary A LOT LIKE YOU (PBS version) and Nigerian-Nordic-American Faith Adiele’s documentary short A JOURNEY HOME. Screenings followed by a discussion with the filmmakers.
⑤ Museum of Performance + Design | 893B Folsom St @ 5th
Instant Love, 5:30-7:30pm | FREE | Don’t miss your chance to see rare photographs and sketches from our archive highlighting moments of magic and memory around life in the theater and featuring artists such as ballerina Anna Pavlova, graphic artist Don Freeman, ethno-photographer Ira Nowinski and Life Magazine photo-reporter Robert Farbman.
⑥ Root Division | 1059 Market St between 6th and 7th St.
MFA Now Slide Slam, 6–8pm | FREE | Join us for the MFA Now 2015 Slide Slam, featuring presentations by 11 current MFA candidates in seven Bay Area programs.
⑦ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts | 701 Mission St @ 3rd
ConVerge: Foodie, 4–8pm | FREE | In conjunction with the exhibition The Way Things Go, ConVerge invites Bay Area artists to bring their best foodie selves & favorite meals to a communal gathering where the public can engage with foods, ideas, & residues that introduce the histories of post-colonial, diaspora communities.
Ⓐ B Restaurant and Bar | 720 Howard St above the gardens waterfall
Extended Happy Hour and $6 cocktails, 5–10pm | Discounts with Wristband | Celebrate with extended happy hour throughout the entire evening for anyone with a Third Thursday wristband + live DJ!
Ⓑ Bluestem Brasserie | 1 Yerba Buena Lane @ Market
Featuring the Bluestem Smash cocktail, 5–10pm | $1 from each will go to the Yerba Buena Alliance.
Ⓒ Novela | 662 Mission St @ Annie Alley
Third Thursday Drink Specials, 5–10pm | Discounts with Wristband | $2 off our signature punches on tap.
Ⓓ SFMOMA MuseumStore | 51 Yerba Buena Lane @ Mission
10% Discount, 5–7pm | Discounts with Wristband | West Coast’s finest selection of art and design wares and SFMOMA exclusives, all supporting our exhibitions and educational programs.