Mission Dolores Park

Park, Scenic Lookout
Dolores & Church St (btwn 18th & 20th St)
San Francisco, CA 94114
6:00am - 10:00pm
6:00am - 10:00pm
6:00am - 10:00pm
6:00am - 10:00pm
6:00am - 10:00pm
6:00am - 10:00pm
6:00am - 10:00pm


  • SF Weekly's Best Of 2011 - Reader's Poll - BEST PLACE TO PEOPLE WATCH
  • Go to the top (top right) corner of the park for some of the best views of the city.
  • Part of living in San Francisco is laying around and being a bastard. Indulge! And brown bag some Steel Reserve while you're at it.
  • Look for the man with copper pots. He has the most amazing goodies for you at a reasonable price!! Also, the views of the city are amazing.
  • Dolores Park is named after Mission Dolores, established by Spanish missionaries in 1776.
  • Don't be a jerk. Pick up after yourself. The rubbish does not magically disappear via the Dolores Park Fairy.
  • look around. if you can't decide who the biggest hipster is... it's probably you.
  • SF Weeklys Best Of 2011 Winner Editorial Pick BEST FIVE PICNIC SPOTSTop 5: Dolores Park, Crissy Fields, South Park, Corona Heights, & SF Botanical Garden...
  • SF Weekly's Best Of 2011 - Reader's Poll - BEST PARK
  • Grab a 12 pack and round up some friends on a sunny day. Plant yourselves on Hipster Beach and enjoy the people watching. Make friends with someone who lives nearby so you can pee.
  • stop by Bi-Rite first, to stock up on wine & fruit.
  • SF Weekly's Best Of 2012 - Reader's Poll - BEST PLACE TO PEOPLE WATCH
  • Come on a sunny day (or any day) with a couple tall boys. Purchase an edible and people watch. When you're done with your tall boys, get more from "Cold Beer Dude". End by heading to Bi-Rite Creamery.
  • SF Weekly's Best of Winner 2012 - Reader's Poll - BEST SUNDAY FUNDAY
  • Watch out for hipsters.
  • Dog Inventory: Go to Dolores Park and count the dogs, bonus points if there are more than 25.
  • Bring speakers, blast my mixtape, and impress your new hipster friends with your knowledge of new bands
  • Stop by during the day for some great people watching, day drinking, and relaxsunning. Or come by at night for a picturesque cityscape.
  • Hide your booze from the cops!
  • Dolores Park Movie Night! Bring a sweater because it can get cold... Brrr!

Nearby places

3692 18th St (at Dolores St)
600 Guerrero St (at 18th St)
3639 18th St (btwn Guerrero & Oakwood St)