2022 “Yerba Buena Night” San Francisco Free Outdoor/Indoor Music & Arts Festival
Jessie Square | 736 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94199
The 10th edition of Yerba Buena Night is back bigger than ever at new venues throughout SoMa’s Yerba Buena cultural district with an incredible free evening of music, dance and performance.
After a two-year pandemic fueled hiatus, Yerba Buena Night returns October 8, 2022 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. outdoors at Jessie Square, Yerba Buena Lane and Yerba Buena Gardens and indoors at 111 Minna Gallery, Executive Order, American Bookbinders Museum, The Museum of the African Diaspora, Fly Trap restaurant, and other venues.
Dozens of acts are scheduled to perform on multiple outdoor stages and at indoor venues.
Among the artists and art this year are singer-songwriter Jelah, local theater groups Word for Word and the San Francisco Neo-Futurists, Theatre Flamenco, Hope Mohr Dance, Nicole Maria Dance, as well as a massive inflatable light sculpture and sound garden. Country, rock and jazz along with dancers, aerialists and circus performers are also performing at this amazing free evening of entertainment and inspiration.
Dance Stage, Market St. & Yerba Buena Lane
- 6:00pm – GRRRL Brigade
- 6:30pm – A.C.T. Young Conservatory
- 7:00pm – Shabnam Dance
- 7:15pm – Hope Mohr Dance
- 7:25pm – Post:Ballet
- 7:40pm – Navarasa Dance
- 8:15pm – Juliano
- 8:30pm – Post:Ballet
- 8:40pm – Theatre Flamenco
- 9:10pm – Ensamble Ballet Folklorico
Music Stage, Yerba Buena Gardens
Yerba Buena Lane, Under the Contemporary Jewish Museum Cube
- 7:00pm & 8:00pm – San Francisco Neo-Futurists
American Bookbinders Museum, 355 Clementina Street
- 7:00pm – Word for Word presents HOME by George Saunders
111 Minna Gallery, 111 Minna Street
The Fly Trap, 606 Folsom Street
- 7:00pm – Chloe Mendola, Cellist
Executive Order Bar, 868 Mission Street
- 8:00pm – LeFreak Bros
Yerba Buena Eastern Gardens
- 7:00pm, 8:00pm, & 9:00pm – Syn Circus Aerialists
Joyride Pizza, Yerba Buena Gardens Terrace
- 7:00pm – Stand-Up Comedy Showcase featuring host, Jackie Keliiaa with Ashley Monique, Jalisa Robinson, Shannon Murphy, and Josef Anolin
Museum of the African Diaspora, 685 Mission Street
See more details at ybnight.org. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to sponsor or volunteer. The Yerba Buena Community Benefit District presents Yerba Buena Night to promote downtown and highlight the neighborhood’s vaunted cultural roots that has the highest concentration of museums, galleries and performance venues in San Francisco and great places for dining, imbibing and entertainment.