Write yourself a letter to open in 10 years.
“I bless my kids. It’s the only prayer I actually enjoy and find meaningful. I read it in Hebrew. I also read it in English, which I never ever do with any other. I then go to my kids and whisper in each of their ears from youngest to oldest a wish for the week ahead.This is the essence of the Friday night to me. I find myself looking forward to it from the moment I get out of bed.” (Roger Bennett)
Will Carmageddon II be as unapocalyptic as its predecessor, or will our complacency this round lead to a traffic nightmare? Let’s not find out. Stay off the roads and celebrate ARTmageddon! Walk, bike or take the Metro to art in your hood using this interactive map.
Before the weather turns, take a trip to Treasure Island Flea – an open air flea market taking place this weekend on the Great Lawn on the west side of the island with beautiful views of downtown San Francisco. In addition to gourmet food trucks, indie designers, and even a scavenger hunt, this weekend’s market will feature Hot Wheels Races. Pick your wheels from a wide selection of cars and race away. Parking is free and the event is dog friendly!
Feeling a little culture-starved? We have the cure, and it won’t cost you a dime. It’s Smithsonian Magazine’s 8th annual Museum Day. Participating museums will open their doors free of charge to all visitors. Just download the Museum Day Ticket (good for admission for two), pick the museum of your choice, and away you go! (Note: This is not NY specific. Look up participating venues nationwide!) Download your ticket and find participating venues here.