How To Survive The World's Biggest Food Fight & More!

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Hey you! Stop staring out that office window and get back to the important stuff — such as what kind of extra curricular activities you’ll be partaking in this week. We’re here to perk you up, so skip that second espresso and read on for party deets — like a yoga session with your favorite R29 editor, a gigantic food fight, and a few reasons to redecorate that Mission Street flat, stat!
Yoga with Refinery29 Editor Angela Tafoya at Equinox
Naturally, we want your first experience at Union Street's new Equinox to be flushed with style, which is why our San Francisco Editor, Angela Tafoya is hosting a Vinyasa Yoga class to wake up those sleepy joints. After class, indulge in mini massages and healthy bites.
When: Tuesday, July 29, 4 p.m.
Where: Equinox, 2055 Union Street (between Webster and Buchanan streets); 415-854-0799.
RSVP: Here
The Great Bull Run and Tomato Royale
Yes, this is real, and it’s happening. Join a few 1,500-pound bulls and the largest food fight imaginable — in true Spanish tradition — for The Great Bull Run. Tickets get you one Tomato Royale food fight, all-day festivities of music, food and games, a swanky T-shirt, and a viewing to the running of the bulls.
When: Saturday, July 26, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Avenue (at Fairgrounds Road); 925-426-7600.
Tickets run from $40 to $45, purchase here.
Haus of Hitch Features Emily Proud Watercolors
Haus of Hitch brings us yet another reason to skip the after work couch flop for a much more cultured experience, this time with local artist Emily Proud. These candy colored watercolors will have you rethinking your frame game, while you sip some delicious cocktails by Ashley Rose.
When: Wednesday, July 23, 6:30 to 9 p.m.
Where: Birch, 564 Hayes Street (between Laguna and Octavia streets); 415-626-6860.
Greta Eagan Book Signing at Amour Vert
Stylish and green author Greta Eagan will be posted up at Amour Vert this Saturday signing copies of her awesome new read, Wear No Evil. Beyond the pages of her book, Greta will be offering her go-to style tips. We’re in!
When: Saturday, July 26, Noon to 3 p.m.
Where: Amour Vert, 437 Hayes Street (between Octavia and Gough streets); 415-800-8576.
Brit + Co. Styles Your Apartment with Lowe’s
We love a girl that can revamp a room on a budget and Brit Moren of Brit + Co. is ready to spill her secrets with Lowe’s. Join her for a day of one-on-one design consulting and crafting to give your space a facelift.
When: Saturday, July 26, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Lowe’s of San Francisco, 491 Bayshore Boulevard (at Loomis Street); 415-486-8611.
Spots are limited, to reserve your spot RSVP to publicrelations@lowes.com

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