Two blocks of lovely downtown city parks, part of which sit above the Moscone Convention Center. Around here are several pleasant ways to pass the time including the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Contemporary Jewish Museum (check out Wise Sons Deli inside), several smaller museums, retail stores, restaurants, and even bowling, ice skating and a movie theater. See this more complete list of attractions.
During each summer free Yerba Buena Gardens Festival open air events are held here on various days of the week. For example, in 2017 between 5/7/17-10/30/17 there will be about 90 events many by top artists from around the world. These include various festivals, childrens’ programs and special music, theater, circus, dance, poetry presentations.