Thrive City Announced As Ballot Drop-Off Location In San Francisco
As part of the organization’s ongoing commitment to civic engagement, the Golden State Warriors have announced multiple initiatives in Oakland, San Francisco and Santa Cruz to support voter participation in the 2020 General Election. Thrive City, the vibrant outdoor district surrounding Chase Center, will serve as a ballot drop-off location for San Francisco County voters from October 31 through November 3. Additionally, the Mercedes-Benz Garage at Thrive City will act as a storage space for equipment and staging area for San Francisco County vehicles as they assist polling locations in San Francisco on Election Day.
Hours for the Thrive City ballot drop-off location:
• Saturday, October 31: 10:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m.
• Sunday, November 1: 10:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m.
• Monday, November 2: 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m.
• Tuesday, November 3 (Election Day): 7:00 a.m. through 8:00 p.m.
Read more here.
Thrive City Farmers' Market Reopens
The Golden State Warriors and Kaiser Permanente have reopened the Thrive City Farmers' Market on Fridays from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Thrive City Farmers Market shoppers will have access to a wide variety of locally-sourced offerings including seasonal fruits, fresh produce, naturally-raised meats, farm fresh eggs and artisan pastries.
• Wear face coverings. You will be refused service if you are not wearing one.
• Minimize the size of your group when shopping and keep your group together – this is especially important when shopping with young children
• Bring small bills and pay with exact change or tell your farmer to keep the change to minimize exposure and speed up your transaction
• Farmers/Producers may not touch reusable bags belonging to customers
Read more about the rules and safety efforts here.
Thrive City Community Blood Drive
The Golden State Warriors and American Red Cross have announced additional Thrive City Community Blood Drive dates, the first of which took place on Saturday, August 8, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Thrive City. The purpose of the additional dates is to continue to attract a diverse group of blood donors, some of whom may be able to help patients with different illnesses or inherited diseases such as sickle cell anemia. To make an appointment, please CLICK HERE.
Additional Thrive City Community Blood Drive dates and times are below:
•Saturday, August 29 – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
•Friday, September 11 – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
•Saturday, September 19 – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thrive City Farmers Market on Wheels
The Golden State Warriors and Kaiser Permanente have partnered with local farmers market vendors to launch Thrive City Farmers Market on Wheels, a mobile program aimed to deliver essential grocery items and resources to Bay Area communities in need. Thrive City Farmers Market on Wheels will temporarily replace the Sunday Farmers Market held in Thrive City, a community gathering place for healthy resources and shopping options that will resume once it is deemed safe amid the pandemic. The program has been extended through the end of September.
Read more here.
We are continuing to monitor the situation and follow the guidelines of the City and County of San Francisco as well as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The health and safety of our guests, employees, performers and the community at large has been, and always will be, a priority for us. We have existing health and safety protocols in place that we will continue to prioritize. Here are some updates for Thrive City:
•Chase Bank: Remains open with normal business hours.
•b8ta: Now open. Business hours are Monday - Saturday from 11-6 pm and Sunday from 12-5 pm; online shopping available at b8ta.com.
•Dumpling Time: Now open; Business hours are Tuesday - Sunday from 11:30 am-7:30 pm; Outdoor dining on patio only; Plaza will only be open for access from 3rd and 16th Street ramp; Gatehouse steps will be closed off; Pickup or delivery (via Caviar and Doordash) available from Dumpling Time at 16th Street.
•Warriors Shop: Now open every Thursday - Sunday from 11 am-4 pm; online shopping available at shop.warriors.com.
Just Announced: Harmonic Brewing and Philz Coffee Coming to Thrive City
The San Francisco-based brewery and coffeehouse will join Thrive City, the surrounding district of Chase Center. Grand Opening dates TBD.
» Learn More About Harmonic Brewing
» Learn More About Philz Coffee
» Thrive City Shops & Restaurants
Located in the heart of Mission Bay, Thrive City is a dynamic new community gathering space created by the Golden State Warriors and Kaiser Permanente to promote health and wellness in the greater Bay Area. The beautiful open-air district offers a year-round resource for families, fans, visitors and neighbors to build community at a variety of festivals, farmers markets, dining experiences, community events and more.
Thrive City was built upon Kaiser Permanente’s and the Golden State Warriors’ shared belief that everyone has the ability to thrive. The two organizations created this unique community gathering space as a resource for the entire Bay Area that also reflects the vibrant spirit of the Mission Bay district.