SOMA Origins: Bars, Bathhouses & Beyond

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A walking tour of historic kinky/queer sites in SOMA that date from the first Folsom leather bar to today's venues.


Leather bars began opening in SoMa (South of Market) in the '60's find out why and learn about the raucous exploits of the '70's when motorcycles lined the streets outside popular bars. Now a world-wide destination for kinky, queer, and leather people, hear about today's bar and clubs and what they used to be including one that used to have a swimming pool.

In person walking tour begins at 2pm at 9th and Ringold at the Ringold Leather History Walk and ends at the SF Eagle in time for the Sunday Beer Bust.  90 minutes, no hills.

May 21st, 2023 from  2:00 PM to  3:30 PM
Ringold Alley at 9th St
Next to Coles Hardware
San Francisco, CA 94103
United States