The most recent City of San Francisco Health Order directs residents to stay at home for essential needs and allows for certain outdoor activities. This directive does not have an expiration date and will be amended over the coming weeks and months to allow for a gradual and safe re-opening of the city.
What’s Open at Yerba Buena Gardens?
The Gardens’ open spaces are available to you to enjoy fresh air and sunshine.
While you visit, please wear a face covering and respect the City’s 6-foot social distancing requirements. YBG is required to ask visitors to leave if they are not wearing a face covering and/or not respecting social distancing protocols.
The businesses below are currently open or will be opening soon.
- | Target—Open now
- | South of Market Child Care Center—Open now
- | Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial + Fountain—Open now
What’s Closed at Yerba Buena Gardens?
To keep Gardens staff and the community as safe as possible, and to comply with City health directives, the following amenites at the Gardens are closed until further notice.
- | Samovar Tea Lounge
- | B Restaurant + Bar
- | Children’s Creativity Museum
- | Gardens Public Restrooms
- | Leroy King Carousel
- | Metreon—Except for Target
- | Moscone Center Events
- | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
- | Yerba Buena Children’s Learning Garden, Play Circle + Tot Lot
- | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
- | Yerba Buena Gardens Ice Skating + Bowling Center
What about Public + Private Events?
Yerba Buena Gardens is a natural backdrop for many private and public events in San Francisco. Due to COVID-19, events held at the Gardens are cancelled until further notice.
If you have booked an event at Yerba Buena Gardens, please contact us to make arrangements to reschedule your event.
Stay tuned for updates on the impact of COVID-19
Yerba Buena Gardens will continue to comply with recommendations from the San Francisco Department of Public Health and other government organizations.
If suspension or postponement of non-essential events continues to be recommended, we will update the community with new information in this POST.
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We look forward to welcoming you to Yerba Buena Gardens soon.
Please wear your face covering and maintain social distancing while you visit. And stay healthy and safe as we move toward brighter days ahead.