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Saturday, August 26

“LovedUp” Mobile Dance Counter Rally & March | SF
Saturday, August 26 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park

Bring an FM boom box and join a few thousand others in creating the world’s largest mobile soundsystem; as we join together to protest in the universal language of ‘shake yo ass’.
US: We bring a mobile, portable FM radio station and broadcast as many bangin, …

Win Tix: Drive-By Truckers “Patterson Hood” | Swedish American Hall
Saturday, August 26 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Swedish American Hall

Hood delivered a finished draft to the Old Gray Lady and within moments, wrote the ferocious “Darkened Flags On The Cusp Of Dawn” on a borrowed guitar – his own gear in a moving van on its way to his family’s new home in Portland.
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Sunday, August 27

Live in the Castro: Parlor Tricks | Jane Warner Plaza
Sunday, August 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Live in the Castro: Parlor Tricks | Jane Warner Plaza

Neighborhood favorites, Parlor Tricks play Industrial ragtime in the Jane Warner Plaza. What is industrial ragtime, you ask? Come and find out. It’s like nothing you’ve heard. You’ll be tapping your feet without even realizing how it happened.

Thursday, August 31

Maker Thursdays: Handmade Artwork Right in Front of You | SF
Thursday, August 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Art Attack SF
Maker Thursdays: Handmade Artwork Right in Front of You | SF

Maker Thursdays is a monthly event series organized by Jen Peterson (co-host of Sketch Tuesday) and Art Attack SF Gallery. Here’s how it works: Every month, on the last Thursday they will select a group of 6-8 artists to join them at the gallery to ...

Saturday, September 2

First Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF
Saturday, September 2 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Mission Dolores Park
First Caturdays at Dolores Park: Unofficial Social Gathering for Cats | SF

Attention friends of Caturday, your favorite day of the month is back. First Caturday is a day to reclaim the glory of the outdoors for your feline friends. It is a day for charming and delightful outdoor cat-napping and socializing. It is where you can freely exchange information, ...

Wednesday, September 6

GLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro
Wednesday, September 6 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | GLBT History Museum
GLBT History Museum: Free First Wednesdays | Castro

Located in SF’s Castro District, the GLBT History Museum is the first full-scale, stand-alone museum of its kind in the United States. The museum celebrates 100 years of the city’s vast queer past through dynamic exhibitions and programming. Normally admission is $5, but on the ...

Thursday, September 7

Castro District Art Walk | SF
Thursday, September 7 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, bring a friend.
| The Castro
Castro District Art Walk | SF

The first ever Castro Art Walk launches August 2017. Galleries and art spaces will be open late every 1st Thursday of the month from 6-9 pm. Expect to see amazing artwork from artists near and far, participate in events, workshops, and more. Castro Art Walk 1st Thursdays | ...

Saturday, September 9

Live in the Castro: Lisa Gonick & the Damfino Players | Jane Warner Plaza
Saturday, September 9 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Live in the Castro: Lisa Gonick & the Damfino Players | Jane Warner Plaza

Come dance and listen to lovely music of a by gone era. Ragtime, Swing, Blues,Vintage- Early Jazz and Novelty tunes to warm the cockles of your soul & burn the soles of your feet.
Featuring Cliff Moser on Guitar and Miss Lisa Gonick on Uke and …

Sunday, September 10

Live in the Castro: Dirty Cello | Jane Warner Plaza
Sunday, September 10 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Live in the Castro: Dirty Cello | Jane Warner Plaza

Get down & dirty with the down home blues of Dirty Cello. Starting with a bang and never stopping, Dirty Cello features the virtuosic cello stylings of Rebecca Roudman, one of the San Francisco bay area’s most exciting cross-over cellists. Dirty Cello takes you on …

Saturday, September 16

Live in the Castro: Vintage Train Ride Ft. Gaucho | Jane Warner Plaza
Saturday, September 16 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Live in the Castro: Vintage Train Ride Ft. Gaucho | Jane Warner Plaza

Let’s meet in Jane Warner Plaza for live music (with Gaucho) and dancing then hop aboard the historic F-Market street car for a ride to the Orbit Room.
Vintage clothes, vintage street cars, Gaucho’s gypsy jazz music and you. What could be better?

Sunday, September 17

Live in the Castro: The Castro Flaggers | Jane Warner Plaza
Sunday, September 17 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Live in the Castro: The Castro Flaggers | Jane Warner Plaza

Enjoy the bright, beautiful movements of the Castro Flaggers. Watch and learn how to spin. If you have silks- bring them. The Castro Flaggers will share their awesomeness multiple times this season.

Thursday, September 28

Maker Thursdays: Handmade Artwork Right in Front of You | SF
Thursday, September 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Art Attack SF
Maker Thursdays: Handmade Artwork Right in Front of You | SF

Maker Thursdays is a monthly event series organized by Jen Peterson (co-host of Sketch Tuesday) and Art Attack SF Gallery. Here’s how it works: Every month, on the last Thursday they will select a group of 6-8 artists to join them at the gallery to ...

Saturday, September 30

Live in the Castro: Laura Lackey’s Rhythm Revue | Jane Warner Plaza
Saturday, September 30 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Live in the Castro: Laura Lackey's Rhythm Revue | Jane Warner Plaza

Laura Lackey’s Rhythm Revue play all shades of Americana Roots Music. Swing and New Orleans Jazz to Blues, Calypso and Gospel. Playing standards in their own style and many original songs based in the improvisational traditions of jazz and blues, the hot dance floor tunes …

Sunday, October 1

2017 Castro Street Fair | SF
Sunday, October 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted.
| Castro & Market
2017 Castro Street Fair | SF

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, …

Thursday, October 5

Castro District Art Walk | SF
Thursday, October 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, bring a friend.
| The Castro
Castro District Art Walk | SF

The first ever Castro Art Walk launches August 2017. Galleries and art spaces will be open late every 1st Thursday of the month from 6-9 pm. Expect to see amazing artwork from artists near and far, participate in events, workshops, and more. Castro Art Walk 1st Thursdays | ...

Sunday, October 15

Live in the Castro: The Castro Flaggers | Jane Warner Plaza
Sunday, October 15 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Live in the Castro: The Castro Flaggers | Jane Warner Plaza

Enjoy the bright, beautiful movements of the Castro Flaggers. Watch and learn how to spin. If you have silks- bring them. The Castro Flaggers will share their awesomeness multiple times this season.

Sunday, October 22

Live in the Castro: The Man Dance Company | Jane Warner Plaza
Sunday, October 22 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Live in the Castro: The Man Dance Company | Jane Warner Plaza

Man Dance Company is the first ballet company of its kind in America, and it prides itself on bringing audiences more than just the experience of great male dancing.
Founded in San Francisco, Artistic Director Bryon Heinrich designed MDC for dancers who can express their athleticism, …

Thursday, October 26

Maker Thursdays: Handmade Artwork Right in Front of You | SF
Thursday, October 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Art Attack SF
Maker Thursdays: Handmade Artwork Right in Front of You | SF

Maker Thursdays is a monthly event series organized by Jen Peterson (co-host of Sketch Tuesday) and Art Attack SF Gallery. Here’s how it works: Every month, on the last Thursday they will select a group of 6-8 artists to join them at the gallery to ...

Saturday, October 28

Live in the Castro: Dirty Cello | Jane Warner Plaza
Saturday, October 28 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jane Warner Memorial Plaza
Live in the Castro: Dirty Cello | Jane Warner Plaza

Get down & dirty with the down home blues of Dirty Cello. Starting with a bang and never stopping, Dirty Cello features the virtuosic cello stylings of Rebecca Roudman, one of the San Francisco bay area’s most exciting cross-over cellists. Dirty Cello takes you on …