111th Anniversary “Hayes Valley Carnival” + Outdoor Circus (SF)
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Proxy | 432 Octavia Blvd, San Francisco, CA
Submitted by the Event Organizer
Join us for the 111th Anniversary of the Hayes Valley Carnival!
PROXY, the Hayes Valley Merchants Association, and the Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association are excited to bring back the infamous Hayes Valley Carnival on its 111 year anniversary for a joyous, community-centered celebration.
Saturday, July 16th
“doors” at 12pm // shows at 1pm + 3pm
corner of Hayes and Octavia
This FREE family-friendly celebration features FLIP*FLOP*FLY* a one ring outdoor circus show by Circus Bella. Enjoy pre-show performance by Prescott Circus Theatre, live music by Rob Reich & the Circus Bella All-Star Band, and food and beverages from local vendors!
Space is first come – first serve. Minimal audience seating on site will be provided, with turf up front for young children to be part of the action. Feel free to bring picnic blankets and small folding chairs. Standing room will be available in Patricia’s Green and along Hayes Street and Octavia Boulevard.
The original 1911 Hayes Valley Carnival was a celebration and reminder of the vibrancy and tenacity of the city post the destruction of the 1906 earthquake and resulting fires. In much the same way, this years return is a recognition of the neighborhood after two years of the pandemic – reinvigorating residents, businesses and the city at large with a celebration and bringing together of community.