In celebration of the exciting news that we can now park in the Castro for free on Sundays again (Read more here: http://goo.gl/Yr91GG), we thought it was appropriate to see what other goodies we can get for free right now. Here are some fun events and tips on how to get some free stuff in the Castro.
Free Yoga on Sundays @ Dolores Park
At 11am on Sundays, come to Dolores Park and enjoy a free yoga class provided by the teachers and Purusha Yoga community. What better way to be at one with your body than to be at one with nature as well? Join the folks at Purusha Yoga for a rejuvenating morning flow and meditation for the body, mind and spirit. Bring a mat, a blanket, your lover, friend or child (and even your four-legged friend!). Sunday morning yoga will commence by the tennis courts near the northeast corner around 18th and Dolores Street. The yoga is free, but donations are welcomed, so if you can afford it, bring a few bucks to show your appreciation. Be sure to check the schedule before you come in case of last minute cancellations! Schedule: https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/ASP/home.asp?studioid=14921
Free Wi-Fi Hotspots in the Castro
Did you know there are 258 free Wi-Fi hotspots in the Castro? Besides the free Wi-Fi in the parks provided by Google (Read more about that here: http://goo.gl/Xgycfw), there are hundreds of businesses that provide free Wi-Fi to their customers. Since we don’t have the room here to list all 258, check out this awesome directory by OpenWifiSpots: http://goo.gl/3RgwBw
Free Samples at the Castro Farmers’ Market
A nibble here, a nibble there, a nibble everywhere! Want to enjoy a nice evening stroll through the Castro while nibbling on some of the season’s freshest produce? Head to the Castro Farmers’ Market every Wednesday starting at 4:00pm until mid-December (@ Noe and Market).
Free First Wednesdays at the GLBT History Museum
Thanks to the Bob Ross Foundation, you can learn about LGBT and Castro history for free every first Wednesday of the month. The GLBT History Museum is the only full-scale, stand-alone museum of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender history and culture in the United States. Take a look at their upcoming exhibits: http://www.glbthistory.org/museum/