General Information

 

EVENT LOCATION

The SF Mint & The Mint Plaza
88 Fifth Street, San Francisco, CA

EVENT DATE

Friday August 18, 2017 (and every 3rd Friday following)
6PM - 12AM

COST & EXPRESS ENTRY:

The event is FREE and open to all ages! However, it is expensive to put on events of this magnitude so we are asking for a suggested donation of $5 at the door.

Want to skip the line?

Pre-register for Express Entry tickets! Families with small children can register for one ticket and come through together.

RSVP'S ARE CLOSED. 

THE EVENT IS NOT SOLD-OUT, BUT WILL REACH CAPACITY.
EARLY OR LATE ARRIVAL IS RECOMMENDED TO AVOID CROWDS

map of event Entrances

Getting Here

DIRECTIONS

Map & Directions

 

Public Transportation:

Due to heavy Friday traffic we encourage everyone to take public transportation and/or arrive early.

  • The closest BART station is Powell Street. Exit Powell station and walk down 5th Street to Mint Plaza.

  • Accessible via MUNI Powell St. Station and the 14(R), 101, 30, 70 bus lines.

 

Parking

If you choose to drive, here are the closest parking lots:

  • Fifth and Mission Garage (less than a block away)

    • Address: 833 Mission Street

    • Hours: Always open / 24 hours

    • Cost: $1.50 per hour starting at 6pm

    • Height Clearance: 6'-8" for the main garage; 7'-2" at the Mission Street entrance

  • Ellis-O'Farrell Garage (4 blocks away)

    • Address: 123 O'Farrell Street

    • Hours: Fri & Sat: 5:30 am-2:00 am

    • Cost: $1.50 per hour starting at 6pm on Fridays

    • Height Clearance: O'Farrell Street entrance: 6'-2"; Ellis Street entrance: 8'-2"

  • Union Square Garage (5 blocks away)

    • Address: 333 Post Street

    • Hours: Always open / 24 hours

    • Cost: $2 per hour starting at 6pm; after 12am rate is $2.50 per hour

Height Clearance: General entry: 6'-7"; Geary St. Right lane: 8'-2" for ADA spaces

 

OUTSIDE ON MINT PLAZA

6PM - 10PM

Find good eats outside on the plaza and taste the emerging 3rd wave of the Bay Area’s Filipino food movement. Food service will end at 10PM. After 10PM, join us inside the Mint for more shopping, drinking, and dancing! For more info on food vendors, click here.

 

INSIDE THE SF MINT

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6PM - 12AM

Shop curated artisanal goods, indulge in culture, and dance the night away inside the various rooms indoors. 

ALAMINOS Room | Creative Transit Agency Dance Room x Full Out Studios

BAGUIO Room | Assembly Hall x Lineage x Non-Uniform Standard

CEBU Room | SOMA Pilipinas

EL NIDO Room | Arkipelago Bookstore x Art Prints

FLORA Room | VIP Room x Meetups

GAPAN Room |  Bar x Art Gallery

HERMOSA Room, ILIGAN Room & JARO Room | Featured Retail & Art Vendors

KALINGA Room | Mahjong x Games

LAPU-LAPU Room | Desserts x Frozen Kuhsterd x Sugar & Spun x Live Baybayin Art

MANILA MAIN STAGE (Outdoor Courtyard)
Come hear live music, watch dance performances, and drink out on the Mint Courtyard. We’ll feature live DJs all night, plus Cha Cha Breaks on the hour. 

*Please note that the Courtyard is outdoors, so make sure to dress accordingly.

 

Stage Schedule

6PM - 7:30PM       DJ Boogie Brown

7PM                        Cha Cha Break!

7:05PM                  YOHANA | Emcees & Spoken Word

7:30PM                  Young Skull Club “YSC” | Dance

7:30PM - 9PM       DJ Umami

8PM                        Cha Cha Break!
                                Jean “JT” Teodoro (Youth Speaks Staff) | Spoken Word

8:10PM                   INQ | Dance

9PM                        Cha Cha Break!
                                Headliner: LYRICS BORN | Emcees & Band

10PM                      Main Stage closes. Music continues inside the SF Mint.

Schedule is subject to change. Learn more about each performer by clicking here.


Want to Volunteer?

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FAQ

1) Are dogs allowed at the event?

Unfortunately your furry friends are not allowed inside the San Francisco Mint. We thank you for leaving them at home.

2) Do you accept credit card?

Yes! All our vendors will accept credit card, except the bar which will be cash only. There will be ATMs located all around the San Francisco Mint for you to use for the bar.  

3) How can I become a sponsor or vendor?

We're always looking for sponsors, so feel free to get in touch with us via our Contact Page

We're closed for venders for this Friday, but we are accepting vendor registration for upcoming months. Sign up here.