Every week we'll pick events around town that spark our curiosity. Curious suggestions are welcome here.


TUES 10/1 | 7PM

Intoxicating Spirits: Barley, Scots & Ladies with Axes: Whiskey

•• Join Atlas Obscura as they delve into all things whiskey: from the Whiskey Rebellion of 1791 to the liquor stash that saved the historic heart of San Francisco from the fires of 1906, and from prohibition vigilantes to frozen Antarctic treasures.


WED 10/2 | 7PM

Curiosity Atlas Presents: How to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse

•• You're invited to our first ever Curious Quarterly to preview our full lineup of fall and “survival” themed workshops. The night will feature hands-on demonstrations from Bay Area experts, makers and artisans, live performances, curious cocktails, and the odd surprise.


THU 10/3 | 6PM

The Drunken Botanist Botanical Cocktail Tour

•• Join author Amy Stewart in an intimate and romantic walk through the Conservatory of Flowers to discover roots, leaves, stems, fruits and flowers that may be used to make intoxicating and delicious beverages.


SAT 10/5 | 12:30PM

Art of Graffiti 1.0

•• Study the history of graffiti and how it changed over time under one of the graff legends!


SUN 10/6 | 9AM

Trail Mix: A Tour of Fruit and Nuts Orchards

•• See grapes being sun-dried into raisins, get a first-hand look at fruit and nut orchards, and eat lunch in a walnut orchard on this CUESA farm tour.