- Sat, Dec 02The Academy SFDec 02, 2023, 6:00 PM PST – Dec 03, 2023, 12:00 AM PSTThe Academy SF, 2166 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94114, USADec 02, 2023, 6:00 PM PST – Dec 03, 2023, 12:00 AM PSTThe Academy SF, 2166 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94114, USAJoin in the holiday festivities at our 2nd annual Holiday Wine Fest, featuring an all-star lineup of Northern California wineries, paired with scrumptious hors d'oeuvres from chef Chad of Classic Culinaire and fabulous entertainers! Tickets also include the After Party.
- Sat, Dec 16The Academy SFDec 16, 2023, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM PSTThe Academy SF, 2166 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94114, USADec 16, 2023, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM PSTThe Academy SF, 2166 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94114, USAWhether you've been naughty or nice this year, come celebrate with us! Join hostess Donna Sachet, pianist Russell Deason, and Santa's sexy elves for an unforgettable party to celebrate the season in style.
- Fri, Dec 01The Academy SFDec 01, 2023, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM PSTThe Academy SF, 2166 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94114, USADec 01, 2023, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM PSTThe Academy SF, 2166 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94114, USAThe Academy is proud to participate once again in Castro Art Walk, a monthly event every first Friday that brings the artistic spirit of the Castro neighborhood to life. This month is the premiere of "Subject Object Setting," our new showcase curated by Baylee Lewis Van.
Join a community-focused membership club, emphasizing meaningful connections—the perfect alternative to traditional nightlife
Welcoming outstanding people from all backgrounds; celebrating diversity in all forms
A strikingly unique atmosphere that you will be proud to show off to your friends
Complimentary drinks, friendly & professional staff, & an array of refreshments to enjoy while you unwind
Plentiful options for games, activities, plus regularly-scheduled live entertainment
“San Francisco has very few places to gather socially that are not a bar. Where could we go to just sit and talk, or perhaps play a game together? The answer is The Academy, and it fills a void in a very special and much needed way.”
— Vincent C, Member
“[The Academy] is an inclusive social club with a variety of events that will appeal to everyone. I have made lifelong friends, and I feel that I am part of a strong community.”
— Jean G, Member
A casual daytime co-working space – the ideal way to find your work-life balance
Serene Outdoor Garden
Private meeting & video call rooms
Access via subscription or day pass
Comfortable lounge seating
Full beverage selection w/ complimentary coffee & tea
Engaging community events
On-site barbershop / salon
Expansive games & activities
You feel it the minute you walk into the dazzling 3-story club: it’s luxurious, design-forward, comfortable, welcoming, and artsy. In short, it’s what the Castro has needed for years.
— David Landis, San Francisco Bay Times
Learn and discover with interactive courses hosted at The Academy — all are welcome
Summon your inner muse with options ranging from painting and figure drawing to songwriting
Learn about The City's LGBTQ+ pioneers, changing neighborhoods, and evolving society
Build your repertoire in the bar and kitchen with classes in mixology, pairings, and even mocktails