Yerba Buena neighborhood meeting this Thursday 10/06
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Thank you for the Yerba Buena Alliance
25th Anniversary Gala 

Thank you to our sponsors, restaurant donors, Metreon Cityview, the honorees, MCs, the venders, the Alliance gala committee and everyone who came to celebrate the Alliance! We had the best event ever thanks to you!
The event was this past September 28th. 

Check out the pictures from the gala by photographer Joseph Driste. What a night to remember! 

Yerba Buena Neighborhood Meeting
Tomorrow, Thursday, October 6


New location and partner with TechShop
926 Howard Street, near corner of 5th.


  1. Yerba Buena Night 2016 by the YBCBD Saturday, October 15
  2. Yerba Buena Art Walk! With Yerba Buena Night 
  3. Trader Joes is moving to Yerba Buena!
  4. Sugary Beverage ballot measure for Nov. 2016, Prop V info 
  5. Yerba Buena Conservancy update 
  6. Hear from you, the neighborhood 
Refreshments provided, come see their cute event space.

Upcoming Neighborhood Meetings
Get to know what is going in in your neighborhood!
8:45-10 am

Thursday, November 3
California Historical Society, 678 Mission Street

December 1st
Westfield Shopping Centre
Enter at 835 Market Street, the admin entrance
Get a preview of what is to come in 2017 and the new year

Would you like to host a neighborhood meeting in 2016? Contact Virginia at the Alliance to schedule. Neighborhood meetings are typically the first Thursday of the month with some exception. 


Yerba Buena ART WALK 

Invite you friends on Facebook:

Register for the Art Walk on Eventbrite 

See more about Yerba Buena Night 

See the video our summer intern Lucia made for the Art Walk, she is only 14! She was from the California Lawyers for the Arts program. Since the summer, our partners have grown to 14 organizations. 
Attendees of the gala having a great time! Thanks again everyone! 

Yerba Buena Community News 

Check on this flyer about the roof top of YBCA 
World renowned sculptor Tom Sachs has installed a "NASA" sculpture on YBCA's rooftop, which is viewable from many of the high-rise buildings in our surrounding area.

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival Pumpkin Patch Competition!

Here's how:
- Pick up a pumpkin from the YBGFestival office starting Friday, 10/14

- Decorate the pumpkin however you like! (No carving please to prevent rotting/breaking at the event. Any member of your staff or org can decorate.)

- Return the pumpkin to the YBGFestival office by Friday, 10/21

- Feel great for being part of this community family event! Your pumpkin will be displayed at the event on 10/30 

YBGF will:

- Acknowledge your participation on social media and at the event

- Display your beautiful pumpkin at the event with a label identifying your organization

- Honor the best pumpkin with a fun Best of Patch award and bragging rights!

Yerba Buena Conservancy 
Need letters of support!

Attached is an update on recent activities of The Yerba Buena Gardens Conservancy from The Conservancy’s Interim Board of Directors.  Please note that they are looking for letters of support for the formation of this new nonprofit to ensure the continued vitality of the Yerba Buena Gardens.  A sample letter of support is attached.  And please attend the Government Audit and Oversight Committee meeting this Thursday, October 6th at 9:30am at City Hall to speak in support of this new nonprofit!
Please contact Cathy Maupin at the Yerba Buena Community Benefit District at: or 415-644-0728 x 2 with any questions.


Yerba Buena Third Thursday
Thursday, October 20th

Can't make the art walk or want to hang out downtown after work? Join us for this monthly promotion and everyone is open for FREE. 
Participating Institutions 5-8pm:

  1. American Bookbinders Museum
  2. California Historical Society
  3. The Contemporary Jewish Museum, $5 discounted entry
  4. Museum of the African Diaspora
  5. Museum of Performance + Design
  6. Tech Shop
  7. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Get exclusive discounts at:
  • B Restaurant and Bar
  • MaSo at the Parc Central Hotel
  • Novela
  • Thirsty Bear
Check the Facebook page for more information about what is happening at each location for exhibitions and programs. 

Become a Member of the Alliance 
Membership supports the work of the Alliance. Benefits include information and networking, marketing and publicity and advocacy and representation. Join today here. 

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