Join thousands of attendees who come together each year to celebrate the power of design in San Francisco
June 16 – 25, 2020
If you’re visiting the Bay Area to attend San Francisco Design Week check out our guide below to make the most out of your experience as an attendee.
For locals and visiting attendees, please read the Frequently Asked Questions for info about registration and how to navigate our festival.
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Where to Eat & Drink
Useful Tips When Dining Out in San Francisco:
- To book a restaurant, we recommend Opentable
- To search for any type of food in any neighborhood, we recommend Yelp.
- Any real foodie “must” visit the Ferry Building
- Love food trucks? San Francisco is full of them.
Bars + Bites
Where to Explore
Our Best of SF List
For an overview of things to see and do in SF, check out Designer Fund’s list.
Hamon Observation Tower at de Young Museum
The San Francisco Experience
(lively street w/ lots of restaurants and shopping)
Galleries and Museums
De Young Museum
RayKo Photo Center
How to Get Around
BART connects downtown San Francisco with the airport, Oakland, and the Mission.
Muni covers buses and light rail within the city of San Francisco.
Caltrain is a longer range rail system which can take you throughout San Francisco, Silicon Valley, San Jose and Gilroy. Purchase tickets ahead of time or at the station and check the schedule, some trains only run once an hour.