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2016 Castro Street Fair: Local Artists, Vendors & Live Entertainment | SF

Sunday, October 2, 2016 - All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.

Castro & Market | Castro and Market Street, San Francisco, CA

A huge daytime costume party, the Castro Street Fair is once again filling the streets of the Castro with several stages of entertainment, unique costumes, art and food.

Bring a little of your inner freak to the festivities and experience a full day of live music, strange performances and live DJs.

43rd Annual Castro Street Fair
Sunday, October 2, 2016 | 11 am to 6 pm
Castro and Market Streets, SF

The Fair is located in the heart of San Francisco’s Castro District, at the intersection of Market & Castro Streets and the surrounding area. The Castro Street Fair is a community street celebration that was founded by Harvey Milk in 1974.

Hundreds of local artists, vendors, craftspeople, and organizations line the streets and celebrate the diversity of the neighborhood. Stages with live entertainment and dance stages can be found throughout the fairgrounds.

Links: Event details

Cost: FREE*

*Free, but donations are accepted.


Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Club / DJ, Fairs & Festivals, KFOG, Live Music, San Francisco, San FranFREEsco, Theater & Performance
Address: Castro and Market Street, San Francisco, CA

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