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2022 Stern Grove Festival: “Cold Water Kids + Geographer” Free Concert in the Park

Sunday, July 3, 2022 - 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated. Advanced Tickets required

Stern Grove | 19th Avenue and Sloat Blvd., San Francisco, CA

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2022 Stern Grove Festival (June 12 – August 14)

Stern Grove Festival is returning in 2022 to celebrate its 85th season of hosting free concerts in the park. The festival kicks off June 12, with concerts every Sunday through August 14.

RSVPs for 2022 open up 12 days prior to every show – always at Tuesdays at 2pm.

The first RSVP date is Tuesday, May 31 at 2pm when reservations for Tower of Power + Too $hort on June 12th go “on sale” – we recommend acting quickly.

2022 Stern Grove Lineup + RSVP Links

RSVPs Open Every Tuesday at 2pm: Reservations open 12 days in advance of each show. You can RSVP for up to 4 tickets for general admission (no assigned seating) Please note that RSVPs tend to go very quickly, so you’ll want to log on right at 2pm.

Sundays at 2pm
June 12-August 14, 2022
Free but Reservations Required

Like in 2021, advance reservations will be required in 2022. Free reservations for each concert will open up 12 days before the show date at 2pm, and can be made through the Stern Grove website’s concert pages.

Reservation Information

  • Reservations open up about 12 days before
  • Reservations are required but don’t guarantee entry. Entry is on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Free General Admission reservations may be made for up to four people (one per person)
  • Free ADA/Senior section reservations may be made for up to two people for spaces that are specifically reserved for ADA/Seniors (65+)
  • If you are ADA/Senior and need assistance, you may call us at 415.252.6252, ext.112 (this is ONLY for ADA/Seniors)
  • Reservation hotline hours are Tuesdays from 2pm-5pm, and Wednesday-Friday from 12 noon-5pm
  • Children 2 years and up require a reservation
  • Entrances open at 12 noon. Concerts start at 2pm
  • Enter through designated entrances only:
    #1. 19th & Sloat
    #2. Vale Ave.
    #3. 23rd & Wawona
  • You may bring your own food and beverages

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.


Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated. Advanced Tickets required
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, In Person, Live Music, Outdoors, San FranFREEsco
Address: 19th Avenue and Sloat Blvd., San Francisco, CA

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