In the heart of SOMA,
you will find us.

On the edge of SOMA, you will find it. A hidden oasis of peace and tranquility. Overflowing with art, interesting neighbors and exciting indulgences. Like nowhere else in San Francisco, Yerba Buena Gardens emanates culture, pulses with life, breathes inspiration.

Living YBG is about the beautiful things, the inspiring things and the joyful things in the Yerba Buena Gardens neighborhood. It is about the little, enchanting discoveries that, wandering here in the heart of the city, you may, if luck should have it, happen upon any given day of the week. Living YBG presents to you, in living color and artful prose, the hidden gems and surprising moments that bring this vibrant enclave to life.

Each month, we promise to uncover new delights and surprises for discerning individuals like you. Click on the buttons below to find details about each section of our magazine.


Find inspiration in renowned museum exhibits and art collections located in the city’s art and cultural mecca.

Satisfy more than your craving for knowledge with exquisite restaurants that offer delectable dining experiences.

Let your adventurous spirit wander through a collection of photos featuring stunning interiors and other hidden gems throughout the neighborhood.

From theater and art to new dining scenes, these brief monthly highlights will help you navigate the neighborhood and all it has to offer.

Welcome to Living YBG. We hope you stay a while.