, the Castro also offers food, drinks and shopping *and* some of the hottest and best-dressed men anywhere! The neighborhood is reliably festive, and never more-so than
before most showings.
offers similar views with less hiking).
The (in)famous and formerly massive Castro Halloween celebration has been tamped down in recent years, but still
Good times in the bad lands
s most reliably crowded bar, Badlands frequently sports a line down the block and typically hosts a cadre of chatters and smokers out front.
Cafe du Nord
Better than it ever was...
a week in a subterranean Victorian speak-easy gone legit, Cafe du Nord is in a league of its own - check the schedule
Cabin in the Castro
With an improbable mountainous cabin vibe, Cafe Flore is a long-time Castro
chill/hot spot with both (heated) outdoor and indoor seating.
Built in 1892 by an eccentric policeman
on 17 acres, the Caselli mansion has been an apartment building for most its otherwise majestic history.
Delightful theater, excellent films
Hilarious decorations, utility ensues
With the mantra "Always have what the customer needs when they need it" Cliff's is largely successful with a big, but not huge, floor space in the middle of the Castro
- selling everything►
from appliances to gardening supplies, hardware, and even body paint (!)
Corona Heights Park
Iron in them thar hills!
Sometimes forgotten but rarely regretted (!) Corona Heights Park offers hiking (short but exciting!), great views, picnicking, basketball, tennis, a playground and a museum
on and around dramatic red rock formations.
C is for Cookie, that's good enough for me
In addition to serving up delicious (and hot!) cookies in a variety of shapes and sizes (including male genitalia), HC immortalizes past cookie-binges-in-the-Castro
with photos on the wall!
Kite Hill Park
Neighborhood chill spot
Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence
Nun of the above
With combined commitment to community fundraising and full-femme nunwear, the Sisters are hard to miss! Founded in San Francisco
), there are now chapters around the world.