SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — Go fly a kite! You won’t be alone Saturday at the Berkeley Kite Festival at the Berkeley Marina. From giant creature kites as big as houses, to the free kite making and Candy Drop for kids, it’s a natural high. The fun starts at 10 a.m.
Painting the town red. The San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency is installing a new red transit-only lane on Market Street between 5th and 12th streets to improve the speed and reliability of Muni service. This red painted lane is similar to those already installed on 3rd street and Geary and O’Farrell streets. There will be a partial closure on the eastbound transit-only lane on Market Street (between Fifth and Mason) from 10:30 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday.
Gooooal! Still on a soccer high after the World Cup? Get to UC Berkeley’s Memorial Stadium on Saturday to catch Real Madrid taking on Inter Milan in the first international soccer match played at Cal.
Bunch o’ bull. Here’s an event we could probably live without. It’s called “The Great Bull Run” and it’s expected to draw a large crowd to the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton on Saturday.
Get the runaround. Sunday in the city it’s the San Francisco Marathon. Here’s the schedule of events.