San Francisco’s Events and Tours in January 2024

As the new year unfolds, San Francisco emerges vibrant with various events, festivals, and captivating tours. January in this iconic city promises a delightful fusion of culture, entertainment, and adventure. What better way to navigate these experiences than through a GoCar Tour, offering an adventurous twist to discovering the city’s treasures?

Here’s a list of events you must not miss: 

San Francisco’s January Calendar

  1. Golden Gate Warriors 

Head over to Mission Bay in San Francisco for an exhilarating match with the Golden State Warriors. Support their star athletes like Stephen Curry, Draymond Green, and Klay Thompson. Watch them face formidable teams like the Denver Nuggets, Dallas Mavericks, and the Los Angeles Lakers.

  1. Chinese New Year Parade 

A highlight on the city’s calendar, the Chinese New Year Parade, is a spectacle to be noticed. Marking the arrival of the Lunar New Year, vibrant floats, lion dancers, and impressive performances adorn the streets. A GoCar offers the perfect opportunity to weave through the celebratory crowds, ensuring you catch every glittering detail of this colorful parade on January 27.

  1. San Francisco Sketchfest 

Comedy buffs, get ready to cheer! The renowned San Francisco Sketchfest brings together comedic talent nationwide from January 19 to February 4. With multiple venues hosting stand-up, improv, and sketch comedy, a GoCar allows you to hop between shows conveniently while exploring the city’s scenic routes. 

  1. Foodie Delights

San Francisco is a haven for foodies, and January offers delectable experiences. Transform your GoCar Tour into a food tour, meandering through the city’s neighborhoods, indulging in great bites from renowned eateries and hidden gems. Taste your way through the city’s culinary narrative, from classic seafood at Fisherman’s Wharf to artisanal treats in the Mission District.

  1. FOG Design + Art Fair

For enthusiasts of art, innovation, and design, the 2024 FOG fair at Fort Mason Center, in partnership with the SF Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), is something to look forward to. This event will showcase numerous dealers and galleries exhibiting furniture, fine art, and design pieces alongside exclusive panel discussions and forums on the industry. It is a premier January event in San Francisco that tourists and locals alike want to witness.

  1. Noir City Film Festival

Once again, the Noir City Film Festival returns to the Grand Lake Theater in Oakland this year. Experience four days filled with exceptional movies centered around the theme “They Tried to Warn Us,” featuring twelve selections from mid-20th century Hollywood. Organized by the Film Noir Foundation, dedicated to honoring film noir as a distinctly American cinematic movement, the festival has previously screened classics like Rear Window, The Dark Corner, Los Tallos Amargos, and Deception.

  1. Seasonal Adventures

As the city cozies for winter, a world of outdoor fun awaits. Jump on a GoCar Tour and explore iconic spots like Golden Gate Park and Twin Peaks, soaking in the stunning city views as you cruise through these scenic routes. It’s your chance to capture those incredible skyline vistas firsthand!

Making the Most of Your GoCar Experience

Tips for GoCar Tours:

  • Plan Ahead: Reserve your GoCar in advance, especially during peak event days.
  • Dress Accordingly: San Francisco’s weather can vary, so layer up for outdoor explorations.
  • Charge Up: Ensure your GoCar’s battery is fully charged for uninterrupted adventures.
  • Follow Safety Guidelines: Adhere to traffic rules and stay updated with local regulations.

Explore With A GoCar Today!

Whether you’re drawn to the laughter-filled Sketchfest, the rhythmic beats of the Chinese New Year Parade, or the city’s culinary explorations, GoCar Tours provides a unique and adventurous way to navigate it all. Mark your calendars, book your GoCar, and get ready to embark on an unforgettable journey through the heart of San Francisco’s vibrant January events and tours.