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Golden Gate Park Band | Free Sunday Concert in the Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years

The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm, run about 90 minutes and are free and open to the public.

All concerts take place in between the de Young and the California Academy of Sciences and feature music of specific nationalities or cultures, including costumed guest performances from dancers, singers and speakers, who will enlighten and entertain.

Golden Gate Park Band | 2017
Sundays, April 23 – October 8, 2017 | 1 pm (except where noted)
Music Concourse, Golden Gate Park, SF
FREE

2017 Concert Schedule
subject to change – check facebook for updates.

APRIL
April 23 – Sunday – Premiere Concert – 2017
April 30- Sunday – Great Concert Band Music – Carmen, Rossini, Rimsky-Korsakov’s Trombone Concerto

MAY
May 7 – Sunday – Polish Constitution Day – Polish music – singing – dancing
May 14 – Sunday – Great Concert Band Music
May 21 – Sunday – Armenian Constitution Day – Armenian music – singing – dancing
May 28 – Sunday – Memorial Weekend Concert: Patriotic and American music

JUNE
June 04 – Sunday – Italian-American Day Operatic highlights
June 10 – Saturday – 11th Annual Golden Gate Park Band Festival (11a-5p)
June 11 – Sunday – 11th Annual Golden Gate Park Band Festival (11a-5p)
June 18 – Sunday – Great Concert Band Music
June 25 – Sunday – Disney Celebration

JULY
July 2 – Sunday – The Influence of Latin America
July 4 – Tuesday – Celebrate our Country’s Birthday! Patriotic and American Music
July 9 – Sunday – Great Concert Band Music
July 16 – Sunday – Music for Youth! With special guests: ‘Music To My Ears.’
July 23 – Sunday – Featured Composer: Antonin Dvorak
July 30 – Sunday – The World and Times of Gilbert and Sullivan.

AUGUST
August 6 Sunday – Honoring San Francisco Fire Dept. NERT and SERT volunteers.
August 13 Sunday – Great Concert Band Music (TBA)
August 20 Sunday – Celebrate: St. Stephen’s Day Hungarian music – singing – dancing!
August 27 Sunday – Celebrate: Ukrainian-American Day Ukrainian music – singing – dancing!

SEPTEMBER
September 3 Sunday – Inspiring music from Russia
September 4 Monday – Labor Day Celebration: Tribute to The American Worker
September 10 – [no concert]
September 17 Sunday – Robert Emmett Day: Irish music – singing – dancing
September 24 Sunday – Spanish Dancing with El Grupo Sabores de España

OCTOBER
October 1 Sunday – Jazz at the Park
October 8 Sunday – Final Concert of 2017: All Request

 

Sunday, April 30

Golden Gate Park Band | Free Sunday Concert in the Park
Sunday, April 30 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Golden Gate Park Band | Free Sunday Concert in the Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, May 7

Symphony in the Park: Polish Music & Dance Festival | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, May 7 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Symphony in the Park: Polish Music & Dance Festival | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, May 14

Great Concert Band Music | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, May 14 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Great Concert Band Music | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, May 21

Free Sunday Concert: Armenian Music & Dancing | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, May 21 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Sunday Concert: Armenian Music & Dancing | Golden Gate Park Band

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, May 28

Free Memorial Day Patriotic Music Concert | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, May 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Memorial Day Patriotic Music Concert | Golden Gate Park Band

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, June 4

Free Symphony & Italian Opera in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, June 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Symphony & Italian Opera in the Park | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Saturday, June 10

11th Annual Golden Gate Park Band Festival: 6 Band Extravaganza | SF
Saturday, June 10 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
11th Annual Golden Gate Park Band Festival: 6 Band Extravaganza | SF

This two-day festival and fundraiser is presented by the Friends of the Golden Gate Park Band annually in June and features regional community concert bands. The Friends arrange for professional photographs and CDs of these community bands.
11:00   – Corte Madera Town Band
12:00   – …

Sunday, June 11

11th Annual Golden Gate Park Band Festival: 6 Band Extravaganza | SF
Sunday, June 11 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
11th Annual Golden Gate Park Band Festival: 6 Band Extravaganza | SF

This two-day festival and fundraiser is presented by the Friends of the Golden Gate Park Band annually in June and features regional community concert bands. The Friends arrange for professional photographs and CDs of these community bands.
11:00   – Cupertino Symphonic Band
12:00   – Paradise …

Sunday, June 18

Free Great Concert Band Music | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, June 18 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Great Concert Band Music | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, June 25

Disney Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, June 25 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Disney Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, July 2

Symphony in the Park: Latin American Music | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, July 2 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Symphony in the Park: Latin American Music | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Tuesday, July 4

Patriotic American 4th of July Concert | Golden Gate Park Band
Tuesday, July 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Patriotic American 4th of July Concert | Golden Gate Park Band

The Golden Gate Park Band plays free Sunday concerts all summer long, but the band always takes the time to commemorate our country’s birthday with a special show featuring patriotic and American music.

Sunday, July 9

Free Great Concert Band Music | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, July 9 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Great Concert Band Music | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, July 16

“Music to My Ears” Youth Musical Theater | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, July 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, July 23

Music of Antonin Dvorak | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, July 23 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Music of Antonin Dvorak | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, July 30

Victorian-Age Music of Gilbert & Sullivan | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, July 30 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Victorian-Age Music of Gilbert & Sullivan | Golden Gate Park Band

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, August 6

Free Symphony Tribute Concert to SF’s Firefighters | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, August 6 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Symphony Tribute Concert to SF's Firefighters | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, August 13

Free Great Concert Band Music | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, August 13 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Great Concert Band Music | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, August 20

St. Stephens Day: Hungarian Music Celebration | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, August 20 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
St. Stephens Day: Hungarian Music Celebration | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, August 27

Ukranian Music & Dance Festival | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, August 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Ukranian Music & Dance Festival | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, September 3

Inspiring music from Russia | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 3 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Inspiring music from Russia | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Monday, September 4

Free Symphony Tribute Concert to American workers | Golden Gate Park
Monday, September 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Symphony Tribute Concert to American workers | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, September 17

Free Irish Dance & Music Concert | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 17 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Irish Dance & Music Concert | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, September 24

Free Spanish Symphony & Dancing in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, September 24 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Spanish Symphony & Dancing in the Park | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, October 1

Jazz Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, October 1 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Jazz Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...

Sunday, October 8

The Final “Golden Gate Park Band” Free Concert of 2017 | SF
Sunday, October 8 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
The Final

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 135th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years The weekly concerts take place most ...


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