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Civic Center Block Party & Free Roller Skating | SF

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Civic Center Plaza | 355 McAllister St San Francisco, CA

Civic Center’s “Third Thursday” Music & Food Festival & Block Party | SF

The Commons on Third Thursdays will activate UN Plaza, Fulton Street and Civic Center Plaza with three stages of music, food trucks, bars, bocce ball and other activities held on four nights, one each month until October from 5 to 9 pm.

“The Commons” is the name for the collective area comprising of Civic Center Plaza, Fulton Street (between the Main Library and Asian Art Museum) and UN Plaza.

Commons on 3rd Thursdays
Third Thursdays | July-October 2017 | 5-9pm
Civic Center Plaza, Fulton, UN Plaza

Stages will be curated by Noise Pop, Another Planet and People in Plazas. Off the Grid will provide food trucks and bar service for sale. There will be bocce ball in Civic Center Park and various activities in UN Plaza.

There will be a stage for live music in each of the three main areas, and food and over-21 beverages will be for-sale by Off the Grid.

Headliners & Entertainment
Check commonsthursdays.com for updates

  • July 20th – Xiomara + Salsa in Civic Center
  • August 17 – The Caribbean Allstars
  • September 21- oMega Live
  • October 19 – Stompy Jones – ’40s era jump ‘n’ jive

Please note that the time for this event has been changed from 4-8 pm to 5-9 pm.

The third in a series of four evening events, The Commons on 3rd Thursday is September 21 from 5pm – 9pm.  The event is a free “block party” featuring live music on three stages, roller skating by the Church of 8 Wheels, food trucks, over-21 beverages, games such as bocce ball and skee ball, a balloon sculpture installation, and other activities for all ages in Civic Center Plaza, UN Plaza, and Fulton Street between the Asian Art Museum and the San Francisco Main Public Library.

The September event headliners are French Cassettes, EagleWolfSnake, Omega LIVE Band and DUCKWRTH – unique and compelling performers highlighting the diversity of California’s music scene.

Church of 8 Wheels will be setting up a skate rink on Fulton Street and provide free skate rentals. There will be other activities such as bocce and skee ball, and various installations setup up by the Exploratorium and the Asian Art Museum. Bi-Rite Creamery will be a featured food vendor in the Civic Center Plaza along with other food trucks and beverage vendors.

Links: Event details

Cost: FREE


Categories: *Top Pick*, Eating & Drinking, Live Music, Sports & Wellness
Address: 355 McAllister St San Francisco, CA

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