The San Francisco Lawn Party featuring Wonder Bread 5 & Strong Like Bull
Saturday, June 1, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
***Tickets can be purchased at the door on the Saturday, June 1st***
The San Francisco Lawn Party on Marina Green is San Francisco's largest one day waterfront party and concert featuring lawn games including: cornhole tournament, bocce ball, horseshoes, volleyball and croquet as well as live musical performances. Gourmet food trucks will be on site bringing party goers delicious food, with free sides of music, craft and soul.
New this year is a tented VIP lounge featuring a hosted beer and wine bar.
All proceeds benefit The Guardsmen - supporting educational and outdoor initiatives for at-risk youth in the Bay Area.
Food & Drink
Gourmet food trucks will be on site bringing party goers delicious food.
An assortment of beer and wine will be be available for purchase throughout the event.
A hosted bar will serve complimentary drinks to guests in the VIP tent.
Team registration and practice will start at noon and the tournament will begin at 12:45pm. The format is double-elimination with 64 teams of two competing for valuable prizes and bragging rights. For more about Cornhole (aka Baggo) please visit www.baggo.com. All teams will be supplied with complete rules of the game when they arrive.
Each member of your team will need to purchase a ticket for the Lawn Party in addition to a single Tournament Entry for your team. When you purchase your Tournament Entry, you will have an opportunity to enter your team name. Then, tell all your friends to come watch you win! Please no vulgar team names - keep it classy San Francisco. The Guardsmen reserve the right to reject or change any inappropriate or duplicate team names, at our discretion.
1st Place Prize - $500 Gift Card to Sports Basement
2nd Place Prize - $250 Gift Card to Sports Basement
3rd Place Prize - TBD
Q: Are there in and out privileges?
Q: Are dogs welcome?
A: Yes -- man's best friend and lawn games are a quintessential part of Americana. Park service says they have to be on leash.
Q: Are kids welcome?
A: Yes, with parents. Kids 12 and under are free. Teenagers 13-20 are $20 (just make a donation for that amount, contact the host, and we'll send you a special ticket).
Q: Something came up, can I get a refund?
A: We are sorry, no refunds are offered. All proceeds go to the Guardsmen, this all-volunteer organization, founded in 1947, provides access to high-quality educational and outdoor activities for inner-city youth.
The Guardsmen is a group of Bay Area men mobilizing their significant talents and resources to enhance and improve the lives of at-risk youth. This all-volunteer organization, founded in 1947, provides access to high-quality educational and outdoor activities for inner-city youth. The opportunities created through The Guardsmen's scholarship and campership programs mean that every year kids who otherwise would not have a chance at success are given the opportunity to excel as productive members of society. Each year The Guardsmen sends 2,500 youth to outdoor education programs and provides scholarship support to more than 250 students at Bay Area private schools.
The Guardsmen is committed to making sure that fundraising dollars are spent wisely, with the greatest need and highest returns always in mind. In fact, approximately 90 cents of every dollar raised goes directly to support programs for kids.