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Being a local I’ve gathered everything you need to maneuver Super Bowl week in my hometown, the Bay.
Whether you’re Bay grown or a visitor, this is your all-in-one go to guide.
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Official Super Bowl 50 in the Bay Website – The official website to plan your visit to Super Bowl 50 in the Bay.

Super Bowl CitySuper Bowl City presented by Verizon is the Host Committee’s free-to-the-public fan village designed to celebrate the milestone Super Bowl 50 and highlight its unique place in the Bay Area.  Centered in Justin Herman Plaza, on the Embarcadero at the foot of San Francisco’s famed Market Street, Super Bowl City will feature family-friendly activities for fans of all ages. It will offer a fun – and free – way for locals and visitors alike to enjoy the extravaganza that is the sporting world’s biggest annual event.  Open January 30 – February 7, 2016.

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The City Stage presented by Levi’s:  Centered in Sue Bierman Park area of Super Bowl City, The City Stage presented by Levi’s® will be the pulse of Super Bowl City.  The City Stage will showcase a wide variety of live musical, cultural and performing arts entertainers with more than free 35 performances from January 30 – February 7.

Entertainment Schedule for Super Bowl City – Event listings for Super Bowl City and other Super Bowl-related performances.

Super Bowl 50 Events and More A more extensive guide to events happening all week.

NFL Experience @ the Moscone Center –  The NFL Experience – pro football’s interactive theme park – includes interactive games so you can pass like a pro or take a shot at kicking a game winning field goal, NFL PLAY 60 Zone for the youngest of NFL Fans, the opportunity for fans to meet some of their favorite NFL players of the past and present, including autograph sessions, and more! ($35 Adults | $25 kids 12 and under)

NFL Shop – Visit the pop-up shop at Moscone Center WEST for the largest merchandise assortment, offering official NFL and Super Bowl merchandise.


Sal’s Super Bowl Traffic Strategy
– Best ways to get to events from THE favorite local news traffic reporter.

Bay Area Public Transportation Guide
– All public transportation options listed in one place.

Super Bowl City Street Closures and Detours
– Areas to avoid if traveling by car.

Levi’s Stadium Super Bowl 50 WebsiteThe official website to Levi’s Stadium for Super Bowl 50.

A First-Timer’s 50 Hours in San Francisco
–  A roundup of musts if it’s your first time in SF.
 

50 Places to Eat and Drink in SF – A list of 50 tried and true spots to hit up while you’re in town.

My personal picks:
Saturday, January 30:
7:25 PM – Bay Lights Re-lighting | Macy’s Firework Show @ The City Stage (free)

Thursday, February 4:
6:30 PM – I Am What I Am by Bode – Cheech Wizard Tribute Show @ 1AM Gallery (free)

Friday, February 5:
10 pm – Pepsi Super Friday Night: Pharrell Williams and DJ Khaled @ Pier 70 ($75)

AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 14:  Rapper Pharrell Williams performs onstage at the BET Music Showcase during the 2013 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival at Brazos Hall on March 14, 2013 in Austin, Texas.  (Photo by Hutton Supancic/Getty Images for SXSW)
Saturday, February 6th:
12pm-1:30pm – B-Boys and DJs @ The City Stage (free)
7pm – Goapele | Alicia Keys @ The City Stage (free)
7pm – Metallica @ AT&T Park (if you’re lucky enough to get tickets!)

If you have any other suggested events please comment and I’ll post about it.
Keep checking back…I’ll be revising this as events come up!

Lastly, my #1 local tip: Dress in layers!

 

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