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On the Waterfront: Walking Tour of San Francisco's Green Businesses

Date:
Thursday, March 08, 2012
Time:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Event Type:
Teach-In
Organizer/Author:
Monique Isenheim
Email:
Phone:
510-704-0379
Location Details:
Hotel Vitale Lobby
8 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-1227


Get an insider's view of green San Francisco! There's no better place to get an exciting firsthand look at pioneering innovators in sustainability than SF, the nation's environmental epicenter. Whether you have lived in the city for many years, are a newbie or visiting on vacation, this tour will provide you with exciting new insights about the green businesses of San Francisco. And it comes with a view, too! All tour stops are within a nice stroll from each other on this totally carbon free tour.

The Waterfront Tour will include visits to some of the area's premiere businesses, such as:
* Hotel Vitale - an environmentally responsible hotel
* TCHO - a local organic chocolate factory
* The farmers market and the Ferry Building
* Plant Cafe Organic - an organic restaurant
* Levi's Plaza - a green building and park

This tour will give participants a unique perspective on how relevant sustainability is to San Francisco and how local business incorporate "green" into their mission. They will meet the green leaders behind the scenes and learn what makes their operations more environmentally friendly.

Gift certificates and student/senior discounts online.
Bring your camera and invite a friend!
For your comfort, please wear comfy shoes.
Tickets are non-refundable but can be transferred. Tour departs rain or shine.
Added to the calendar on Mon, Feb 27, 2012 10:41AM
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