12/10/2012 03:51 pm ET Updated Dec 11, 2012

San Francisco Holiday Events: Activities To Get You Into The Seasonal Spirit (PHOTOS)

It's that time of year again. The days are getting shorter, the nights are getting (a little bit) chillier, and Eddie the Hippie has finally set up his tree on the corner of Haight and Ashbury.

It might not be a White Christmas here in the good Fog City, but the season has undeniably begun its festive embrace. And while you may tire of the endless loop of Mariah Carols and the Salvation Army bell, there is fun to be had around town.

From holiday markets and cute puppies to Jewish comedy and lots and lots of drag queens, there's something in town for even the Scroogiest of San Franciscans.

At the very least, the city is rife with excuses to add that extra spike to your egg nog. This is San Francisco, after all.

Take a look at your editors' picks for getting into the holiday spirit, in decidedly SF style:

SF Holiday Events