Pop-Up at Embarcadero

Start: Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 5:00 pm
End: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 7:00 pm
One Embarcadero Center
San Francisco, CA, 94111
United States

Next Thursday, February 1st, 2018 is the grand opening party in celebration of the Year of the Dog. Enjoy booze and bites while being entertained by artists, musicians, and acrobats!

Stop by any weekday to visit the Cat Café, Puppy Cuddle Experience, and Cone of Shame art gallery. Other special events include weekly Yappy Hours and Paint Your Pet Valentine.

The San Francisco SPCA, in partnership with Embarcadero Center, is once again launching a pop-up during the month of February.  Visitors are invited to stop by the space in One Embarcadero Center on weekdays, February 2 – 28, 11am – 7pm (closed Presidents’ Day).

The festivities kickoff on Thursday, February 1, with a grand opening party from 5pm – 9pm in celebration of the Chinese Lunar Year of the Dog (and cats too)! Enjoy beer, wine, and bites while being entertained by artists, acrobats, musicians, and a mentalist. The party is free, but RSVP is required: 

The Opening Night Extravaganza is hosted by the SF SPCA and More Than a Cone. The organizations are partnering to draw attention to animal adoption, recovery, and wellness with a special Cone of Shame Art Gallery and silent auction featuring original works by Todd Oldham, Richard J. Oliver, Camilla d’Errico, JAW Cooper, CRAWW, and many more. Watch as noted artist Colt Bowden finishes an SF SPCA 150th Anniversary mural live. If you miss the party, stop by anytime during February to view the art.

In addition to the Opening Night Extravaganza, several fun events and activities have been planned:


Every Thursday the pop-up will host a Yappy Hour from 4:30pm – 6:30pm. Stop by after work for wine and cuddles! Join us on Thursday, February 15, for a special Year of the Dog themed Yappy Hour.


Grab a cup of coffee and meet some special cats from FieldHaven Feline Center, one of the SF SPCA’s rescue partners. Open weekdays 11am – 7pm.


Snuggle up with adorable puppies! A $10 donation will get you 10 minutes of cuddle time. Signups are first come, first served whenever the Pop-Up is open. Interested in a private Cuddle Experience? Visit 


Enjoy bubbly and bites while painting an 11 x 14 canvas of your pet! February 13, 5pm – 7pm. Tickets required: 

If you can’t make it to the pop-up, watch all of the fun on the SF SPCA’s livestream broadcasts: 

The SF SPCA won’t be completing adoptions at the pop-up, but visitors can place a hold on an animal for $50 and then visit the Mission Campus Adoption Center to complete the adoption.

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