Farley's news & reviews

July 2006 Newsletter
New Farleys Cup

After 17 years, Farley's has a new cup design. Look for the new cups (pictured above) to make their grand debut this month. Got a name for those cute little people on the cup? If so, send us your suggestions and the best entry will receive a $10 gift certificate!


18th Street has a shiny new asphalt surface and most importantly, the work is complete. There is once again plenty of on-street parking - come check it out.

July Events

Tuesday, July 4th - Farley's annual safe and sane fireworks show starts just after dark. The grand display is accompanied by recorded music by John Phillips Souza .

Tuesday, July 4th - Farley's open holiday hours, 8am - 10pm .

Saturday, July 8th - Art Reception: "Hill Community - Photography reflecting the unique community, in and around Potrero Hill". View the collection of photos selected exclusively for the show, 3pm .

Thursday, July 13th - Potrero Hillbillies. The Potrero Hillbillies has had many band mates young and old. The 2006 version consists of four friends: Rob Aiman , Matt Crane , Mark Fighera and Bob Lordan . Four song writers who practice once a week every Thursday night at their Secret Studios, 7pm .

Saturday, July 22nd - Our Saturday afternoon concert series continues featuring "Presidents Breakfast." performs electro-jazz-funk-dub tunes, 3pm .

Artist of the Month

"Hill Community - Photography reflecting the unique community, in and around Potrero Hill". This show showcases "The Hill's" embodiment as a diverse and creative community through times of tremendous change. View the photos selected from this recent "call for entries" exclusively for the show. Reception on Saturday, July 8th, 3pm .

Window Display of the Month

Tin Lunch Boxes - Katy Hume , our newest Farley's family member, displays her collection of tin lunch boxes. Katy , a native Texan, moved to SF from Upstate New York and has been collecting lunch boxes along the way. Some new, some vintage, and some are just plan wild. Katy uses her lunch boxes as purses as well - Enjoy and welcome Katy!


Hello Malia!

Baby Malia

Malia Ting Hillyard-Chow was born June 9th to her proud parents, Darby Hillyard and Giselle Chow . If you see Darby looking weary-eyed while working in the shop, you'll know why. For anyone keeping track, this means Jack Farley now has another great, great, granddaughter.

Bean Ball

Play "bean ball" buy one pound of any coffee beans at Farley's and you are eligible to enter the drawing for two free SF Giants tickets. This month's game features your SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS vs. the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday, July 17th at 7:15PM . We will contact you if you are the lucky winner.