Young Urbanists

Young Urbanists are members under 40 dedicated to promoting better cities and cultivating support for SPUR. They receive invitations to Ballots and Brews, special evening events, networking opportunities, workshops, tours and more.

To become a Young Urbanist, simply check the Young Urbanist box when you join or renew. There is no additional cost.

Upcoming Events

Jul
6
Wed
Oakland

Drinks & Discourse - Tumml

Young Urbanists 6:00 p.m.
Advances in technology, passionate advocacy, innovative thinking and development continue to enable Bay Area to evolve and a handful of cutting-edge leaders are leading the charge. Come grab a beer and hear from the key people who are shaping the region’s future. In this installment of SPUR’s newest Young Urbanist series, we talk with the founders Tumml — a non-profit with an incredibly successful track record of incubating startups that positively impact the cities around us — to hear their...
Jul
23
Sat
San Francisco

The Amazing Race V

Young Urbanists 10:00 a.m.
Armed with only your wits, a Clipper Card and a series of intricate clues, can you and your partner solve each challenge and get to the finish line before other teams do the same? This is a race against time, with only your acuity (and Muni’s schedule) as the deciding factor for the win.
Jul
30
Sat
Oakland

The Oakland Scramble

Young Urbanists 10:00 a.m.
A rich history, amazing amenities and hidden secrets make Oakland the perfect backdrop for SPUR’s first urban scavenger hunt in the East Bay. Join up with fellow young urbanists and follow an elaborate set of clues to leave no stone (or building or tree or sculpture) unturned, collect points and emerge victorious.
Aug
7
Sun
San Jose

Hidden in Plain Sight: SPUR’s SJ Scavenger Hunt

Young Urbanists 10:00 a.m.
San Jose is the largest city in Northern California, which means that it’s chock-full of unseen details. Join up with other young urbanists for a frenetic scavenger hunt through downtown San Jose and uncover its hidden secrets.
Aug
11
Thu
San Francisco

Drinks & Discourse — Jeff Tumlin

Young Urbanists 6:00 p.m.
The Bay Area continues to evolve thanks to advances in technology, passionate advocacy, and innovative thinking and development, with a handful of cutting-edge thinkers leading the charge. Come grab a beer and hear from the key people who are shaping the region’s future. In this installment of SPUR’s newest Young Urbanist series, we talk with Nelson\Nygaard’s principal and director of strategy to hear his thoughts on the cities of tomorrow, his current role and the career path that took him...
Aug
25
Thu
Oakland

Drinks & Discourse — Adhi Nagraj

Young Urbanists 6:00 p.m.
The Bay Area continues to evolve thanks to advances in technology, passionate advocacy, and innovative thinking and development, with a handful of cutting-edge thinkers leading the charge. Come grab a beer and hear from the key people who are shaping the region’s future. In this installment of SPUR’s newest Young Urbanist series, we talk with BRIDGE Housing’s director of development to hear his thoughts on the cities of tomorrow, his current role and the career path that took him there...

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