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San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2014

Sunday, May 25, 2014 - 9:30 am | Cost: FREE
24th & Bryant | 24th and Bryant, San Francisco, CA



San Francisco Carnaval | 2014

San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2014

The 2014 San Francisco Carnaval Festival (May 24-25, 2014 from 10 am to 6 pm) transforms Harrison Street into a wonderland of food, music, dance, art, crafts. The 2014 theme is La Rumba de la Copa Mundial – a Celebration of the World Cup – which begins June 12th in Brazil. Photo credits: Oliver Klink & David Tashiyuki

San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2014

Spanning eight blocks, this two-day annual street festival takes place on Harrison Street between 16th and 24th Streets with a big Grand Parade on Sunday.

  • Main Stage music & performances
  • Entertainment on every street corner of the festival
  • Arte Expo featuring works from the Mexican Museum, Mission Cultural Center, Galleria de la Raza, Acion Latina, BRAVA, and Precita Eyes
  • Low Rider Art Car Show
  • Niñolandia, a pint-sized party for the little ones offering children’s activities
  • Zona Verde, presenting green services for our plane
Sunday, May 25, 2014
Grand Parade | San Francisco Carnaval | 2014

San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2014On Sunday, May 25th, the 2014 San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade kickoffs at 9:30 am at the corner of 24th and Bryant Streets, where it will proceed west to Mission Street. From there, the parade heads north on Mission Street down to 17th Street, where it will turn east and flow into the festival area.

Performers in colorful Carnaval costumes will dazzle the expected crowd of 400,000 spectators lining the streets.

About the Carnaval Grand Parade: San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade is an extraordinary, must-see event that is represented by and honors cultures from around the world. Alongside brilliant floats, lavishly dressed performers and musicians will entertain the crowd as the parade makes its way through the Mission District. A vast variety of cultures will be represented, featuring old and new traditions by way of music, dance and artistry.

San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2014Photo Credit: David Yu

San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2014Photo Credit: David Toshiyuki


Links: Event details

Cost: FREE

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