Late August is just about the best time to visit San Francisco. It’s the warmest and least rainy season, so you can enjoy long days and pleasant evenings in a city that’s made for pleasurable strolling.
So go ahead - make a real holiday out of PuppetConf
. You won’t want to miss a single session, of course, but you’ll have time for fun on Wednesday morning before registration. Stay through the weekend—or longer!—and you can enjoy lots of San Francisco sights.
(Pssst - register now and get the 25 percent early bird discount.
Tweet your friends, too: #PuppetConf.)
Here are a few of the most fun things to do in San Francisco:
. As Isaac Rabinovitch
points out in the comments below, this wonderful hands-on museum - or is it a playground for grownups? - is a must for anyone who loves science.
Walk through the Ferry Building at the Embarcadero (Pier 1).
Enjoy lovely views of the Bay Bridge and visit the gourmet food shops.
Browse the shops in Union Square.
It’s all here: antiques, jewelry, clothing, and an Apple store.
Visit the sea lions at Pier 39.
They've been here for more than 20 years, sunning themselves, barking (loudly) and pushing each other off the pier. Not to be missed.