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San Francisco is home to a plethora of local entrepreneurs, artists, and creators, providing unique and colourful services to the community, with their inspiration stemming from the culture, lifestyle and beautiful views the city has to offer.

Get to know some of the memorable businesses included in the bundle for our San Francisco Block Party Giveaway below!

Meet the Businesses on the Block

Little Skillet

Established in 2008 as a food counter, Little Skillet is known for their friendly service, good value, and even better food from fried chicken, po’ boys, loaded grits, to fluffy waffles. Located in the SoMa neighborhood of San Francisco, they are open 7 days a week from breakfast to dinner and despite the regular lines of locally foodies outside their door, they’re well worth the wait!

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We’re celebrating our favourite local artists, businesses and creators in the communities that we are so proud to be a part of. 

San Francisco is filled with culture, fantastic restaurants, iconic views, and a thriving creative community, making it a travel destination no matter what you’re into. Join our virtual celebration as we kick off the party in your city!


PayByPhone Block Party

It’s Not a Party Without Some Tunes!

Listen to our curated San Francisco Block Party Playlist on Spotify made up of some of our favourite SF artists & bands:



Make Your Day.

Download the PayByPhone app today and keep an eye out for our 9 green dots on your block.

Park with PayByPhone.

Hey San Francisco, it’s time to join the celebration!

We’re hosting a giveaway with some very special local items sourced from businesses right down the block from your doorstep.

From September 13th until September 27th, you’ll have the chance to win a collection of gift cards sourced from some of our very favourite San Francisco small businesses. We’ll be selecting TWO lucky winners, who will not only win our special locally-sourced bundle valued at $500, but we will also be donating $250 to a local non-profit in their name.

Head over to our Instagram page to enter!

We're Celebrating with a Local Giveaway!

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Explore the Creativity of Your City

Since 2010, Art Market San Francisco has been showcasing the work of local creative entrepreneurs, artists, and creators, and has since gained a reputation as the premier art fair in the region.

Featuring fine art from 85 modern and contemporary galleries across the United States, visitors can browse abstract paintings, large-scale installations, modern sculptures, photographs, fine jewelry, and more. There is something to pique everyone’s interest at the fair, and unique art works to satisfy all budgets.


The Art Market San Francisco 2021 runs from September 30th to October 3rd at the Fort Mason Center - Festival Pavilion. Come for the fantastic curated exhibition, stay for the organized program of talks and discussions by artists and curators that’s sure to inspire, and park conveniently with the PayByPhone app!

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  • Zāna
  • Sabrina Signs
  • Emma Gerson
  • Almost Barely
  • French Cassettes
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*Entries are unlimited** | Contest closes at 11:59PM on September 27th, 2021 and the winner will be announced on September 28th, 2021. | 2 winners will be selected randomly for a prize with a total value of $500.00 USD. Each prize consists of a total of eight gift cards, to eight different local San Francisco businesses, together valued at $500.00 USD. Chances of winning will depend on the number of entries. NO PURCHASE OR OBLIGATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Only open to residents of the Greater San Francisco area, who are 18 years or older at the time of entry. Void in all other geographic locations and where prohibited. Contest period: 10:00AM PST September 13th, 2021 to 11:59PM PST September 27th, 2021. For full contest terms and conditions for the PayByPhone San Francisco Block Party visit: park.paybyphone.com/blockpartySFO-terms

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We’re celebrating our favourite local artists, businesses and creators in the communities that we are so proud to be a part of. San Francisco has a wealth of culture with fantastic restaurants, iconic views, and a thriving creative community, making it a travel destination no matter what you’re into. Join our virtual celebration as we kick off the party in your city!

PayByPhone Block Party

San Francisco Edition

We’re hosting a giveaway with some very special local items sourced from businesses right down the block from your doorstep.

From September 13th until September 27th, you’ll have the chance to win a collection of gift cards sourced from some of our very favourite San Francisco small businesses. We’ll be selecting TWO lucky winners, who will not only win our special locally-sourced bundle valued at $500, but we will also be donating $250 to a local non-profit in their name.

Head over to our Instagram page to enter!

We're Celebrating with a Local Giveaway!

Enter Here

San Francisco is home to a plethora of local entrepreneurs, artists, and creators, providing unique and colourful services to the community, with their inspiration stemming from the culture, lifestyle and beautiful views the city has to offer.

Get to know some of the memorable businesses included in the bundle for our 

San Francisco Block Party Giveaway below!

Meet the Businesses 
on the Block

Since 2010, Art Market San Francisco has been showcasing the work of local creative entrepreneurs, artists, and creators, and has since gained a reputation as the premier art fair 
in the region.

Featuring fine art from 85 modern and contemporary galleries across the United States, visitors can browse abstract paintings, large-scale installations, modern sculptures, photographs, fine jewelry, and more. There is something to pique everyone’s interest at the fair, and unique art works to satisfy all budgets.

The Art Market San Francisco 2021 runs from September 30th to October 3rd at the Fort Mason Center - Festival Pavilion. Come for the fantastic curated exhibition, stay for the organized program of talks and discussions by artists and curators that’s sure to inspire, and park conveniently with the PayByPhone app!

Explore the Creativity of 
Your City!

Learn More

It’s Not a Party Without 
Some Tunes!

Listen to our curated San Francisco Block Party Playlist on Spotify made up of some of our favourite local SF artists & bands:



  • Zāna
  • Sabrina Signs
  • Emma Gerson
  • Almost Barely
  • French Cassettes

Download the PayByPhone app today and keep an eye out for our 9 green dots on your block.

Make Your Day.
Park with 
PayByPhone!

*Entries are unlimited** | Contest closes at 11:59PM on September 27th, 2021 and the winner will be announced on September 28th, 2021. | 2 winners will be selected randomly for a prize with a total value of $500.00 USD. Each prize consists of a total of eight gift cards, to eight different local San Francisco businesses, together valued at $500.00 USD. Chances of winning will depend on the number of entries. NO PURCHASE OR OBLIGATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Only open to residents of the Greater San Francisco area, who are 18 years or older at the time of entry. Void in all other geographic locations and where prohibited. Contest period: 10:00AM PST September 13th, 2021 to 11:59PM PST September 27th, 2021. For full contest terms and conditions for the PayByPhone San Francisco Block Party visit: park.paybyphone.com/blockpartySFO-terms

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House of Tadu Ethiopian Kitchen

Tadu Ethiopian Kitchen is a renowned spot for authentic, fresh Ethiopian cuisine. Their Mission Bay location serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, while the original Tenderloin location offers lunch and dinner options, all with organically grown ingredients imported from Ethiopia, and a friendly family-style dining atmosphere you’re sure to love!

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MM Clay

MM Clay offers several unique lines of dishware and crockery that are made to become well loved staples in your home kitchen. Handmade in San Francisco, every piece of MM Clay is designed to be simple, utilitarian, functional, and subtly beautiful. Whether you’re looking for a new local artist to support, a unique hostess gift, or an upgrade to your kitchen cupboard, MM Clay and their handcrafted wares will not disappoint!

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Red Bay Coffee

Founded in 2014 by San Francisco local Keba Konte, renowned artist and local food entrepreneur, Red Bay Coffee is dedicated to bringing socially, and environmentally responsible delicious coffee to the Bay. Red Bay Coffee is committed to fostering diversity and inclusion through their hiring practices, and partnering with sustainable coffee suppliers, and functioning as a hub for community events from food pop ups, to concert residencies. 

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Gamescape

Since 1985, Gamescape has been the go-to spot for San Francisco gamers, chess players, and tabletop gaming enthusiasts, with a wide inventory of games for sale, and regular community events in the Western Addition neighborhood. Whether you’re a seasoned card shark, an up-and-coming chess master, or a novice gaming enthusiast, Gamescape is a welcoming space with something fun for everyone.

Learn more

Smitten Ice Cream

Established in 2009, Smitten Ice Cream is truly passionate about ice cream. Founder & CEO, Robyn Sue Fisher uses her very own patented device she calls the “Brr Machine” to churn out the freshest, creamiest scoops of ice cream in 90 seconds. She began selling her creamy confections on the back of a wagon in the streets of San Francisco, and quickly developed a cult following. Stop by one of their 4 SF locations for the best ice cream in the Bay!

Learn more

Rare Device

A unique amalgamation of gallery space and gift shop, Rare Device is a feast for the eyes! Showcasing colourful handmade art objects, stationery, accessories and plants, every item is carefully selected by the creative team. They also host exhibitions from local & international artists in the space, and monthly community events such as book signings, workshops, kids events, and trunk shows. Pop in for a splash of colour and fun at Rare Device!

Learn more

Plants & Friends

Plants & Friends supplies San Francisco with a unique indoor plant nursery experience. They create custom plant selections for each customer’s unique vision, ensuring the plants you receive are of the highest quality, and will thrive in their setting. From home office spaces, corporate offices, restaurants and cafes, to apartment living small spaces, Plants & Friends have just what you need to create a lush, natural environment in your setting.

Learn more

Little Skillet

Established in 2008 as a food counter, Little Skillet is known for their friendly service, good value, and even better food from fried chicken, po’ boys, loaded grits, to fluffy waffles. Located in the SoMa neighborhood of San Francisco, they are open 7 days a week from breakfast to dinner and despite the regular lines of locally foodies outside their door, they’re well worth the wait!

Learn more

House of Tadu Ethiopian Kitchen

Tadu Ethiopian Kitchen is a renowned spot for authentic, fresh Ethiopian cuisine. Their Mission Bay location serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, while the original Tenderloin location offers lunch and dinner options, all with organically grown ingredients imported from Ethiopia, and a friendly family-style dining atmosphere you’re sure to love!

Learn more

MM Clay

MM Clay offers several unique lines of dishware and crockery that are made to become well loved staples in your home kitchen. Handmade in San Francisco, every piece of MM Clay is designed to be simple, utilitarian, functional, and subtly beautiful. Whether you’re looking for a unique hostess gift, or an upgrade to your kitchen cupboard, MM Clay and their handcrafted wares will not disappoint!

Learn more

Red Bay Coffee

Founded in 2014 by SF local Keba Konte, renowned artist and local food entrepreneur, Red Bay Coffee is dedicated to bringing socially, and environmentally responsible coffee to the Bay. They're committed to fostering diversity & inclusion through their hiring practices, and partnering with sustainable coffee suppliers, and functioning as a hub for community events.

Learn more

Gamescape

Since 1985, Gamescape has been the go-to spot for San Francisco gamers, chess players, and tabletop gaming enthusiasts, with a wide inventory of games for sale, & regular community events in the Western Addition neighborhood. Whether you’re an up-and-coming chess master, or a novice gaming enthusiast, Gamescape is a welcoming space with something fun for everyone.

Learn more

Smitten Ice Cream

Established in 2009, Smitten Ice Cream is truly passionate about ice cream. Founder & CEO, Robyn Sue Fisher uses her very own patented device she calls the “Brr Machine” to churn out the freshest, creamiest scoops of ice cream in 90 seconds. She began selling her creamy confections on the back of a wagon in the streets of San Francisco. Stop by one of their 4 SF locations for the best ice cream in the Bay!

Learn more

Rare Device

A unique amalgamation of gallery space and gift shop, Rare Device is a feast for the eyes! Showcasing colourful handmade art objects, stationery, accessories and plants, every item is carefully selected by the creative team. They also host exhibitions from local & international artists in the space, and monthly community events such as book signings, workshops, kids events, and trunk shows.

Learn more

Plants and Friends

Plants & Friends supplies San Francisco with a unique indoor plant nursery experience. They create custom plant selections for each customer’s unique vision, ensuring the plants you receive are of the highest quality, and will thrive in their setting. From home office spaces, restaurants, to corporate offices, Plants & Friends have just what you need to create a lush, natural environment in your setting.

Learn more
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  • Anja Kotar
  • Kai Straw
  • Korynn OC
  • Raven State
  • Destroy Boys
  • Anja Kotar
  • Kai Straw