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Thursday, October 1

Little Folkies: Free “Demo” Virtual Folk Music Class for Kids (Oct. 1-2)
Little Folkies: Free "Demo" Virtual Folk Music Class for Kids (Oct. 1-2)
Little Folkies is an award-winning folk music program for children, ages 0-5. We are excited to announce that enrollment is now open for our Fall Session beginning on September 30th, 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Little Folkies now offers classes exclusively online. Although we miss ...
SF Orchestra One Found Sound Virtual Watch Party
Thursday, October 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donation is required
SF Orchestra One Found Sound Virtual Watch Party
The musicians of One Found Sound, SF’s only democratic, conductorless, chamber orchestra, present an interactive virtual watch party bringing the One Found Sound experience to your favorite electronic device! We’re teaming up with videographer Max Savage of Noisy Savage to bring you creative music video ...

Safe & Sound Virtual Benefit Concert w/ Carlos Santana
Thursday, October 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Virtual Benefit Concert - ONLINE
Safe & Sound Virtual Benefit Concert w/ Carlos Santana
Join us for an evening of live music & inspiring stories. Safe & Sound’s 2020 Virtual Benefit Concert LIVE! raises awareness about child abuse prevention and to propel our vision for a better future for all children and families. Like so much this year, we have ...

Friday, October 2

John Rybak + Friends at The Bistro
Friday, October 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Bistro - Hayward
John Rybak + Friends at The Bistro
Come join us as we return with a fun evening of music @ The Bistro in Hayward. I’ll be joined by Perry Spinali on fiddle + Ben Rivera on upright bass. It’s just a 5 minute walk from The Downtown Hayward BART station. It’s free, ...
Burlingame’s First Ever “Drive-In-Concert” w/ Pop Fiction
Burlingame's First Ever "Drive-In-Concert" w/ Pop Fiction
Burlingame Parks and Rec is hosting its first ever Drive-in-Concert! Come join the department on Friday, October 2nd when we will be hosting Pop Fiction at the Burlingame Golf Center. Pop Fiction churns out non-stop hits from the 70’s, 80’s 90’s and 2000’s that has ...
Sublime w/ Rome Drive-In Concert Night at Alameda County Fairgrounds
Friday, October 2 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $300*
*General Admission Vehicle Pass
| Alameda County Fairgrounds
Sublime w/ Rome Drive-In Concert Night at Alameda County Fairgrounds

Enjoy an evening of socially-distanced live music featuring the legendary Sublime With Rome at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. Please note, this event was rescheduled to Friday and Saturday, October 2-3, from the original dates of August 21-22 due to the California wildfires. Tickets for the original ...

Saturday, October 3

“Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle
Saturday, October 3 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | CounterPULSE
"Play Streets" Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle

Enjoy a safe and open space to play, stretch the legs, and have some fun at Play Streets this Saturday! “Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle , from 10-4 pm 200 block of Turk (between Jones/ Leavenworth) Masks and social distancing requirements ...Every Saturday

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2020: Online Mini Festival
Saturday, October 3 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2020: Online Mini Festival
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass was supposed to take place this weekend. But with all big events still prohibited, you can enjoy a virtual one-time-only Hardly Strictly Broadcast instead. You’ll see new & archival performances from a stellar lineup of artists including Bonnie Raitt, Emmylou Harris, Fantastic Negrito, ...
Sublime w/ Rome Drive-In Concert Night at Alameda County Fairgrounds
Saturday, October 3 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $300*
*General Admission Vehicle Pass
| Alameda County Fairgrounds
Sublime w/ Rome Drive-In Concert Night at Alameda County Fairgrounds

Enjoy an evening of socially-distanced live music featuring the legendary Sublime With Rome at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. Please note, this event was rescheduled to Friday and Saturday, October 2-3, from the original dates of August 21-22 due to the California wildfires. Tickets for the original ...

Sunday, October 4

Organ Recital by Benjamin Bachmann – Livestream
Sunday, October 4 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free and open to all
| Online
Organ Recital by Benjamin Bachmann – Livestream
Our organ recital series features some of the finest organists playing one of America’s great organs. Grace Cathedral’s 7,466-pipe Aeolian-Skinner instrument, the Charles B. Alexander Memorial Organ (1934), is one of the first and finest American classic style organs, and is among the largest church organs in ...

Thursday, October 8

Patti Smith “Year of the Monkey” – Intimate Evening of Virtual Reading & Music
Patti Smith "Year of the Monkey" - Intimate Evening of Virtual Reading & Music
Bay Area Book Festival in conjunction with City Lights Booksellers present, Extraordinary Dreamer: Patti Smith on “Year of the Monkey.” Patti Smith in an intimate evening of reading and music celebrating the paperback release of YEAR OF THE MONKEY. Tickets: $35

Friday, October 9

Circadian String Quartet Virtual Concert
Friday, October 9 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donation
| Old First Concerts
Circadian String Quartet Virtual Concert
Debussy’s Préludes for piano are so coloristic that they suggest many sounds and images that transcend the instrument. Woodwinds, voice, strings, nature, and mythical beings–these short pieces allow the mind to conjure images and to dream. Join Circadian as they transform them into string quartet ...

Saturday, October 10

“Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle
Saturday, October 10 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | CounterPULSE
"Play Streets" Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle

Enjoy a safe and open space to play, stretch the legs, and have some fun at Play Streets this Saturday! “Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle , from 10-4 pm 200 block of Turk (between Jones/ Leavenworth) Masks and social distancing requirements ...Every Saturday

Lafayette Park Virtual Fall Social
Saturday, October 10 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | https://friendsoflafayettepark.org/virtual-fall-social
Lafayette Park Virtual Fall Social
The Friends of Lafayette Park are hosting their annual Fall Social online this year. October 10 at 5:00pm For the past 9 years friends and neighbors have gathered at Lafayette Park in the fall for live music and food donated from local restaurants. This year we’re flipping ...
Virtual Benefit Concert w/ Caminar feat. Shelea – Protege of the Legendary Quincy Jones
Saturday, October 10 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*This is a free event, but registration is required.
| Virtual event!
Virtual Benefit Concert w/ Caminar feat. Shelea - Protege of the Legendary Quincy Jones
Please join us – virtually – for the 10th Annual In Concert with Caminar, which will benefit the Caminar Mental Health Regional Response Fund. Back by popular demand, Dave Clark of KTVU-TV will be our emcee and Shelea will delight with a musical performance. This is a ...

Sunday, October 11

Stenberg | Cahill Duo Virtual Concert
Stenberg | Cahill Duo Virtual Concert
Kate Stenberg, violin Sarah Cahill, piano Newly formed in 2016, the Stenberg | Cahill Duo is dedicated to promoting the American experimental tradition and expanding it through the commissioning of new work. Recent appearances include performances at San Francisco Performances’ PIVOT Festival, the Mendocino Music Festival, BAMPFA, ...

Friday, October 16

Stephen Porter Virtual Piano Concert
Stephen Porter Virtual Piano Concert
Stephen Porter returns to our stage with a program of Beethoven’s final piano work, the Six Bagatelles Op. 126, premieres by four living composers—Toni Lester, Norberto Oldrini, Andrew List and Martin Skafte—and both books of Debussy’s luminous Images. Stephen Porter has appeared as a soloist in ...

Saturday, October 17

“Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle
Saturday, October 17 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | CounterPULSE
"Play Streets" Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle

Enjoy a safe and open space to play, stretch the legs, and have some fun at Play Streets this Saturday! “Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle , from 10-4 pm 200 block of Turk (between Jones/ Leavenworth) Masks and social distancing requirements ...Every Saturday

The War is Over & the Boys are Coming Home
Saturday, October 17 – 1:00 pm | Cost: $20*
*General Admission: USD 20.00
| SS Red Oak Victory
The War is Over & the Boys are Coming Home
The end of World War II in August, 1945 found hundreds of thousands of US soldiers, sailors, and Marines overseas. A massive effort was needed to move them all home. That effort, Operation Magic Carpet, involved ships of all sizes and types, including Victory Ships ...

Sunday, October 18

Livestream Music at Grace in the Afternoon
Sunday, October 18 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free and open to all
| Online
Livestream Music at Grace in the Afternoon
Pour yourself a cup of tea or something stronger, and enjoy an hour of music in our reverberant space in the comfort of your own living room. Michael Hendron will perform works for harmonium by the great Romantic organists of Paris—including works by Franck, Saint-Saëns, Guilmant, ...

Saturday, October 24

“Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle
Saturday, October 24 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | CounterPULSE
"Play Streets" Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle

Enjoy a safe and open space to play, stretch the legs, and have some fun at Play Streets this Saturday! “Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle , from 10-4 pm 200 block of Turk (between Jones/ Leavenworth) Masks and social distancing requirements ...Every Saturday

Live Major Lazer Drive-In Concert in Burlingame
Saturday, October 24 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $35*
*Tickets start at $35; price per person
| Burlingame Drive-In
Live Major Lazer Drive-In Concert in Burlingame
Major Lazer is embarking on a drive-in concert tour in support of their newest album release ‘Music Is The Weapon,’ out on October 23rd. The second date of the tour is heading to Burlingame at the Bayshore Drive-In, which is at the Burlingame Golf Center, ...

Sunday, October 25

Online Music Festival: SF Music Day 2020 Broadcast
Sunday, October 25 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Online Streaming Premiere: One Day Only
Online Music Festival: SF Music Day 2020 Broadcast
Sunday, Oct 25, 12-6pm Pacific time InterMusic SF presents SF Music Day 2020 Broadcast, the thirteenth edition of its free annual music festival, in a special online format on Sunday, October 25, 2020 from noon to 6pm PDT. The free daylong streamed event features exclusive premiere ...
Sunday Concerts via Zoom feat. The Simpson Sisters, Viola Duo, Alexandra & Christina
Sunday, October 25 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Presidio Chapel
Sunday Concerts via Zoom feat. The Simpson Sisters, Viola Duo, Alexandra & Christina
Please join us for Sunday Concerts by ZOOM featuring “The Simpson Sisters – Viola Duo – Alexandra and Christina, ” performing the music of Handel, Halvorsen, Stamitz, Faure . . . To receive the ZOOM link please email: presidiointerfaith@gmail.com. Admission is free. To make a ...

Saturday, October 31

“Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle
Saturday, October 31 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | CounterPULSE
"Play Streets" Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle

Enjoy a safe and open space to play, stretch the legs, and have some fun at Play Streets this Saturday! “Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle , from 10-4 pm 200 block of Turk (between Jones/ Leavenworth) Masks and social distancing requirements ...Every Saturday

Sunday, November 1

Organ Recital by Christopher Keady – Livestream
Sunday, November 1 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free and open to all
| Online
Organ Recital by Christopher Keady – Livestream
Our organ recital series features some of the finest organists playing one of America’s great organs. Grace Cathedral’s 7,466-pipe Aeolian-Skinner instrument, the Charles B. Alexander Memorial Organ (1934), is one of the first and finest American classic style organs, and is among the largest church organs in ...

Saturday, November 7

“Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle
Saturday, November 7 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | CounterPULSE
"Play Streets" Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle

Enjoy a safe and open space to play, stretch the legs, and have some fun at Play Streets this Saturday! “Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle , from 10-4 pm 200 block of Turk (between Jones/ Leavenworth) Masks and social distancing requirements ...Every Saturday

Saturday, November 14

“Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle
Saturday, November 14 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | CounterPULSE
"Play Streets" Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle

Enjoy a safe and open space to play, stretch the legs, and have some fun at Play Streets this Saturday! “Play Streets” Tenderloin Art Fest & Drum Circle , from 10-4 pm 200 block of Turk (between Jones/ Leavenworth) Masks and social distancing requirements ...Every Saturday