Presidio Twilight

​​​​​​​​​​​​Every Thursday Evening; May 17 to September 20, 2018
5 to 9 pm on the Main Parade Ground, near the Presidio Visitor Center
Get to the Presidio on the free PresidiGo Downtown Shuttle OR Public Transit

Presidio Twilight is back for its fifth season, and it's better than ever! This year, San Francisco's largest campfire features a delicious selection of international cuisine from a stellar lineup of local vendors (see below for a partial list). This event is a great way to kick off your weekend – so grab your blanket, bundle up, and enjoy fire-pits on the lawn, lantern-lit cabanas, yoga at dusk, live music under the stars, and the Presidio's unbeatable views. Presidio Twilight is presented by the Presidio Trust in partnership with Off the Grid Markets.

Presidio Twilight’s Food Vendors (subject to change)

  • The Boneyard: San Francisco-style BBQ serving perfectly roasted and smoked meats paired with seasonal sides and fresh baked bread
  • Mozzeria: Traditional and imaginative pizzas made in an authentic Neapolitan pizza oven
  • Cousins Maine Lobster: "Shark Tank" success story offering Maine lobster rolls, fried clams and other seafood staples
  • Twister Food Truck: A fusion of Eastern flavors and Western indulgence
  • Johnny Doughnuts: Handmade, small-batch doughnuts with flavors inspired by the seasons
  • Casablanca: Authentic Moroccan and Mediterranean flavors serving a variety of pita wraps, salads, and falafels
  • Waffle Roost: Gourmet chicken and waffles combining traditional Southern buttermilk fried chicken with a true Belgian waffle
  • 808 Poke Shack: Traditional Hawaiian poke and fusion cuisine including fan-favorite Pokerrito and big ol' bowl

**New to Twilight this year**

  • I Love Cheesesteak: Asian fusion cheesesteak combining concoctions like seasoned ribeye bao with onion, bell peppers, nacho cheese, and bacon
  • Yoshi Sushi & Grill: Owner Jinyao Huang brings 8 years of experience as a sushi chef to his brand new mobile concept
  • Wezy: Not a typical taco truck, partners Ross B and Chef Wezy bring their fine dining experience from around the globe to a mobile experience offering Asian baos with elevated flavor
  • Mixwell: This mobile noodle concept hit the streets earlier this month and serves noodles mixed with unassuming flavors like Portuguese sausage, Cajun seafood, and Tempura tofu and carrot​

Make a Day of it at the Presidio…and Top it off at Presidio Twilight

Come to the Presidio early and experience all the park has to offer:

Sustainability Efforts

Presidio Twilight is hosted with sustainability in mind. All containers provided by food vendors are compostable, no plastic straws or water bottles are sold, and participants are encouraged to follow the "leave no trace" ethos – including accessing the park without a car. Try our free natural gas PresidiGo Downtown Shuttle, or take MUNI 43 right to the event. And with 24 miles of trails and bikeways, there are plenty of alternative ways to get to the park. Visit our Transportation page for more details.

Guidelines and Frequently Asked Questions

To protect the park and our environment, please refrain from placing stakes in the lawn and bringing helium balloons to this event. View a complete list of questions and answers to help you plan your evening at Presidio Twilight >>

Presidio Twilight is presented by:

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