All posts tagged: farmers markets

San Francisco Painted Ladies

Only in San Francisco: Best Tasks By the Bay

Whether you’re a devout local or an enthusiastic visitor, try these uniquely San Francisco Tasks on for size: 1. Nab a Tartine Bakery morning bun without waiting in line. 2. Find a treasure at the Alemany Flea Market and get help hauling it back to your place. 3. Have a genuine Mission burrito from El Farolito, Taqueria Cancún, Papalote, or La Taqueria delivered to anywhere in the city. [pullshow] 4. Taste the famous tea leaf salad from Burma Superstar without trekking to the Outer Richmond. 5. Get your pooch an escort to Dolores Park, Golden Gate Park, or Buena Vista Park. 6. Score tickets for the Curran, Orpheum, Golden Gate, or American Conservatory Theatre the minute the box office opens. 7. Have a TaskRabbit hold your place in line at AT&T Park for the Giants bobblehead du jour. 8. TaskRabbits can bring provisions as you stake your claim in front of your favorite stage at the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival in Golden Gate Park. 9. Commission a personal tour guide to explore the gorgeous wine …

Apples Farmers Market

Task of the Week: Get Me the Apples

You know what’s great? Apples. Tumbling piles of fresh apples of all varieties. Cortlands and Galas and Honeycrisps — oh my! It’s that glorious time of year when your local farmers’ market makes a full pivot into full late / early winter glory. Now, if you could just find the time to get there. Oakland TaskPoster Lindsay H. didn’t have time to hit up her local market, but she wasn’t about to miss out on the season’s bounty. She decided to hire a TaskRabbit to pick up all her organic goodies. TaskRabbit Max G. was a produce pro. He went to Lindsay’s favorite farmers’ market, selected the freshest items, washed them, and separated them into Ziploc bags. How do you like them apples?