Lemonopoly

Lemonopoly is a real-world lemon sharing game for the Bay Area. Bay Area cities are competing against each other to see who can share the most lemons. San Francisco alone has at least 4,000 lemon trees. To play Lemonopoly, players

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Montañas a Mesas: A Game of Speed Agility and Flight

DECEMBER 1ST 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM  START : Victoria Manalo Draves Park near Folsom St and 6th St, San Francisco  CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP AND PLAY! Players assume the character of an Auto, Balloon or Roadrunner. Using maps and

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Shadowplay

Cast yourself into the game Cast yourself into the game with Shadowplay, a large-scale street game projected directly onto the walls of New York City. Players jump, dash, stretch and contort their shadows in a bid to score points by

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Shadoni

Shadoni is an improvisational experience in which players interact with a live band to create new songs. Created by musician and co-founder of the Go Game Finn Kelly, Shadoni will be rocking out at the Opening Night Party at SOMArts

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Pink Ball

This cooperative game is played with a large pink ball and long ungainly sticks. It is played with 4-6 players who try to get the ball in a hole.

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Undercover Assassins

Undercover Assassins is a fun team game, but set in a crowded public place, and stealthy-like. The goal of the game is to eliminate targets on the other team while not being eliminated yourself. No running is allowed – stay

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Jericho – The Urban Spy Game

  Jericho is an Urban Game that is a battle of wits, because everyone is a spy! Think of it as a game of capture the flag played in public …..plus everyone is armed with a Nerf gun. Jericho takes

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The Hunt for Black Bart’s Hidden Hoard

Solve puzzles to find Black Bart’s hidden treasure A puzzle hunt through SoMa with a historical touch. Teams of up to 6 people search the SoMa area to solve a series of puzzles left behind by the famous stagecoach bandit

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Sixteen Tons

In Sixteen Tons, four players face off in a strategy game that uses heavy sections of steel pipe as the game pieces. At the beginning of the game, players take out three dollar bills from their wallets. This money is

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The Hearst Collection

An Adventure In Art! For one month only, experience a visiting selection of the Hearst family’s collection of priceless paintings and sculptures from the ancient and modern worlds. Security will be tight and showings will occur in small groups, but

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The Cowgirl Way Society

Committed to preserving the cowgirl way, the Cowgirl Way Society offers experiences, activities and ephemeral sisterhoods for all based on compassion, respect and gumption. Maggie Durrant, head cowgirl at the Cowgirl Way Society, is WANTED by the law! 1-10 players

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Propinquity

Propinquity, is a ludic experience, explicitly focused on the body rather than the screen, that is designed to evoke both dancing and fighting games. It focuses on full body interaction and the use of sound and game play mechanics to

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Staccato

Staccato is a simple two-on-two playground game of strategy and finesse where the goal is to score more points than your opponents. Teams take turns on Offense and Defense, and a choppy arrhythmic play style arises from the constraints of

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Toy Chest

Do you ever wonder which toy would win in a fight: My Little Pony or Optimus Prime? Do you have toys that haven’t been played with in years? Bring them to Toy Chest! Is your toy faster, fuzzier, cuter or

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The Berlin Wall Game

The Berlin Wall was a symbol of the harsh divide between the belligerents of the Cold War – the capitalist Allied Powers (The United States, United Kingdom, and France) and the communist Soviet Union – the “Axis of Evil”. This

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Humans vs. Mosquitoes

Humans vs. Mosquitoes is a physical field game where humans attempt to defeat mosquitoes by clearing out their breeding grounds, and mosquitoes attempt to defeat humans by depleting their blood supply. Twelve players are divided into the two teams. The

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Doodle Defense

Doodle Defense is a tower defense game played on a white board and interacted with by drawing with dry-erase markers. Players draw mazes and towers on the whiteboard to stop projected foes. Colored circles represent towers which attack the foes,

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ThirdPerson OuterBody Labyrinth

ThirdPerson OuterBody Labyrinth uses video goggles and cameras to move your sense of sight out of your body and into a third person point of view. You’ll need to navigate a labyrinth faster than the competition, while only being able to see

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Don’t Drop The Ball

Two teams of 6. Three tennis balls. Each team stands parallel to each other. Similar to “hot potato” each person has to catch the tennis ball and pass it to the other side as fast and efficient as possible. Here’s

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Obtain the Briefcase

You must obtain the briefcase! Overview Somewhere in the city, someone has the Briefcase. You need to get it. Unfortunately, you don’t know what it looks like. Or who has it. Or who’s on your team. Luckily, the Briefcase will

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The Cove

The Cove is an inventive artist-drawn board game that you can play in Come Out & Play’s Board Game Lounge in the exhibition at SOMArts. Players will explore the San Francisco Bay , swimming around areas like Aquatic Park Cove. Be

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Sloth Chase

Sloth Chase is lava tag with a twist, and creates new and challenging ways to move in an environment. In either the role of Hunter or Sacrifice, players take turns finding strategic paths using nearby obstacles – without any jumping!

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Origami Fishing Game

                    This game involves creating origami fish, a platter and containers. Fishing poles are also made of paper and string.The materials are all recycled. Once the pieces are created,the players catch

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The Hush

Old Aldous Huxley said that all technology after 1920 has been a frantic attempt to shout down the Silence. What if Silence had a chance to shout back? The Hush a citywide, free-for-all, game of silent freeze tag. Three-player teams

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Journey to the End of the Night

Journey to the End of the Night is a free street game of epic proportion run by volunteer masterminds in cities around the world. It is a race/chase through city streets at night.

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Pickpocket Junction

The game of trains, brains, and ill-gotten gains. You’re a sticky-fingered master thief who’s spent all day stealing from the wealthy fools in the ritzy part of town. Now you’re riding the train home at the end of the day, your

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Ninja!

Ninja is a theatrical turn-based combat party game. Players begin in a circle, standing at arms-length, and then take turns striking ninja poses and engaging each other in ultimate ninja combat. The goal is to eliminate other players by slapping

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Broom Ships!

Broom Ships is a field game for large groups of players (adults, and children 9 and up are welcome)  involving unique game dynamics and constrained unit movement. “Fleets” compete against each other on the high seas, doing battle with great

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Hula Hoop Tag

Hula Hoop Tag is a fresh take on the classic game of tag; meant for participants of all ages, it will get your heart pumping and blood flowing as you run, jump and dodge hula hoops beneath your feet! But

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