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Saturday, April 8

SF’s 2023 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 8-16)
Saturday, April 8 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
SF's 2023 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 8-16)

Welcome to the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, one of California’s most prominent celebrations of Asian traditions and the biggest on the West coast. Since 1968, the Festival serves to cultivate the continued alliance between Japan and the United States using culture as its bridge. ...

Sunday, April 9

SF’s 2023 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 8-16)
Sunday, April 9 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
SF's 2023 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 8-16)

Welcome to the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, one of California’s most prominent celebrations of Asian traditions and the biggest on the West coast. Since 1968, the Festival serves to cultivate the continued alliance between Japan and the United States using culture as its bridge. ...

Saturday, April 15

SF’s 2023 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 15-16)
Saturday, April 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
SF's 2023 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 15-16)

Welcome to the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, one of California’s most prominent celebrations of Asian traditions and the biggest on the West coast. Since 1968, the Festival serves to cultivate the continued alliance between Japan and the United States using culture as its bridge. ...

“Fractured Light” Live Concert (SF)
Saturday, April 15 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free
| San Francisco Conservatory of Music Bowes Center
"Fractured Light" Live Concert (SF)
In collaboration with SF Conservatory of Music’s TAC Department, E4TT (Nanette McGuinness, soprano, Abigail Monroe, cellist, Margaret Halbig, pianist) showcases four commissions and world premieres by composers Juhi Bansal, inti figgis-vizueta, Tamara MacLeod, and Michael Robert Smith, and works by Salina Fisher, David Garner, Angelica ...

Sunday, April 16

SF’s 2023 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 15-16)
Sunday, April 16 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
SF's 2023 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 15-16)

Welcome to the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival, one of California’s most prominent celebrations of Asian traditions and the biggest on the West coast. Since 1968, the Festival serves to cultivate the continued alliance between Japan and the United States using culture as its bridge. ...

Saturday, May 27

2023 San Francisco Carnaval Festival & Parade (May 27-28)
Saturday, May 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Harrison Street
2023 San Francisco Carnaval Festival & Parade (May 27-28)

Carnaval San Francisco is back for 2023 with their 45th Annual celebration. The free, two–day Festival covers 17 blocks in the Mission District, with five main stages, 50 local performing artists, and 400 vendors. The festival includes international food, dancing, sampling sites and entertainment for ...

Sunday, May 28

2023 San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade
Sunday, May 28 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| 24th and Bryant
2023 San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade

Carnaval San Francisco is back for 2023 with their 45th Annual celebration. The free, two–day Festival covers 17 blocks in the Mission District, with five main stages, 50 local performing artists, and 400 vendors. The festival includes international food, dancing, sampling sites and entertainment for ...

2023 San Francisco Carnaval Festival & Parade (May 27-28)
Sunday, May 28 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Harrison Street
2023 San Francisco Carnaval Festival & Parade (May 27-28)

Carnaval San Francisco is back for 2023 with their 45th Annual celebration. The free, two–day Festival covers 17 blocks in the Mission District, with five main stages, 50 local performing artists, and 400 vendors. The festival includes international food, dancing, sampling sites and entertainment for ...

Saturday, August 12

Bernal Heights “Hillwide Garage Sale” 2023 (SF)
Saturday, August 12 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Bernal Heights
The Bernal Hillwide, arguably San Francisco’s largest and most famous single day garage sale. Each year over 100 households participate to exchange trash for treasure. This bargain bonanza only happens once each year and is an annual Bernal Heights tradition. Records, vehicles, water toys, collectibles and even ...

Friday, October 27

Final Weekend of Ocean Beach Bonfires for 2023 (Ends Oct. 31)
Friday, October 27 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Fire rings are first come, first serve
| Ocean Beach Fire Pits
Final Weekend of Ocean Beach Bonfires for 2023 (Ends Oct. 31)

For the first time in four months, it’s finally legal again to have a bonfire at Ocean Beach. During the “No Burn” Season (which runs from November 1 to the end of February), bonfires are not allowed, but starting March 1, 2023 bonfires are back ...

Tuesday, October 31

Final Ocean Beach Bonfire Night of 2023 (Until March 1st)
Tuesday, October 31 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Fire rings are first come, first serve
| Ocean Beach Fire Pits
Final Ocean Beach Bonfire Night of 2023 (Until March 1st)

For the first time in four months, it’s finally legal again to have a bonfire at Ocean Beach. During the “No Burn” Season (which runs from November 1 to the end of February), bonfires are not allowed, but starting March 1, 2023 bonfires are back ...