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San Francisco April Festivals & Street Fairs

Here’s a round-up of April’s best events including Holi celebrations, 420 at Hippie Hill, Cherry Blossom festivals & more!
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Here’s a round-up of fun and fabulous April festivals, street fairs, and events including festive Holi celebrations, 420 at Hippe Hill, free National Parks Day, Cherry Blossom festivals, awesome celestial events, and more you can look forward to this April 2024.

>  We’ll be updating this guide with more April events soon!


2024 Renegade Craft Fair Market at Fort Mason

April 6-7, 2024 – SF (Fort Mason) – FREE* ($5 suggested donation) – Shop from over 250 artists at Renegade San Francisco featuring the best craft designers, artists, and creatives from SF and beyond, plus food trucks on site.

San Francisco Chocolate Salon and Festival 2024

April 7, 2024 – SF (Golden Gate Park) – $25 – At the International Chocolate Festival, enjoy tastings from a wide array of artisan, gourmet & premium chocolate, plus demonstrations, chef and author talks. Unchanged: April 7, 2024 – $25 – At the International Chocolate Festival, enjoy tastings from a wide array of artisan, gourmet & premium chocolate, plus demonstrations, chef and author talks.

2024 Holi Festival at City Center

April 7, 2024 – San Ramon – FREE – Join the family-friendly Holi celebration with its traditional throwing of colors, plus all the fun activities that make for the many pleasures of the day: live music, traditional dance performances, henna tattoos, and much more.

Partial Solar Eclipse Over San Francisco

April 8, 2024 – Bay Area – FREE – Take a moment out of your day to look up and see a partial eclipse over the San Francisco Bay Area. It will look like someone has taken a bite out of the sun.

2024 Cesar Chavez Day Parade & Festival

April 13, 2024 – SF (Mission Dist.) – FREE – Be a part of the largest event honoring Cesar Chavez in Northern California with a big festival and parade.

2024 Non Stop Bhangra’s Holi Festival Of Colors

April 13, 2024 – Oakland – $30 – Join in for a one-of-a-kind Holi celebration. Welcome spring under the open sky, doused in color, enjoying delicious food & drinks, surrounded by friends while dancing nonstop. New for 2024, enjoy extended hours with an outdoor afterparty continuing the dance festivities.

SF’s 2024 Cherry Blossom Festival 

April 13-21, 2024 – SF (Japantown) – FREE – One of the largest Cherry Blossom festivals in the country, San Francisco celebrates for two weekends, April 13-14 and April 20-21, culminating in a grand parade on the final Sunday of the festival.

Free National Parks Day

April 20, 2024 – All of USA – FREE – Enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park, and free admission aboard all of the historic vessels at the Hyde Street Pier of SF’s Maritime National Historical Park.

SF’s 420 Celebration at Hippie Hill

April 20, 2024 – SF (Golden Gate Park) – FREE – 420 at Hippie Hill is a well-known San Francisco tradition, bringing tens of thousands of people from all over to Robin William Meadow (formerly Sharon Meadow) in Golden Gate Park to celebrate the right to use cannabis. The festival has evolved from unpermitted and unofficial to a full-blown free festival with DJs, yoga, guided meditation, ecstatic dance, a stretch session, sound healing, and more.

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SF’s World Naked Earth Day Bike Ride 2024

April 20, 2024 – SF (Rincon Park) – FREE – Be on the lookout as The World Naked Bike Ride rolls through San Francisco.

2024 Lyrid Meteor Shower Peaks

April 21, 2024 – Bay Area – FREE – Look up for your chance to see The Lyrids which are known for their fast and bright meteors.

2024 San Francisco Earth Day Festival

April 21, 2024 – SF (Bayview Hunters Point) – FREE – Celebrate Mother Earth with hands-on Earth Day workshops on ways to reduce waste, create organic gardens, eat clean, and much more plus multi-cultural music performances all day long.

2024 Dutch “King’s Day” Windmill Festival

April 27, 2024 – SF (Golden Gate Park) – FREE – Drape yourself in orange and head to the giant Murphy Windmill in Golden Gate Park to celebrate all things Dutch with traditional Dutch games, flea market, Dutch food, beer, music & more.

40th Annual Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival

April 27-28, 2024 – Cupertino – FREE – Over two days, explore Japanese cultural exhibits like ikebana, swords, bonsai, Suiseki, and koi, live entertainment including Taiko drum, dancers, martial arts and live music, taste delicious Japanese cuisine, children activities and a play area with a petting zoo and pony rides, plus Japanese cultural demonstrations like tea ceremony, origami, calligraphy, and Soroban.

Golden Gate Park Band’s Free Symphony in the Park

April 28 – October 1, 2024 – SF (Golden Gate Park) – FREE – Golden Gate Park’s 30-piece symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park since 1882. Many concerts feature music of specific nationalities or cultures, including costumed guest performances from dancers, singers, and speakers, who will enlighten and entertain.


Friday, February 23

SF’s Brand New Free 6-Month Civic Center Concert Festival (Feb – Aug)
Friday, February 23 – 12:00 pm - Ends at 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fulton Plaza
SF's Brand New Free 6-Month Civic Center Concert Festival (Feb - Aug)

Civic Center Soundtrack, a free concert series by Illuminate, will kicked off in February 2024 at Fulton Plaza between San Francisco Main Library and the Asian Art Museum, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced. There will be about 75 concerts between now and August and ...

2024 Miss Chinatown U.S.A. Pageant & Coronation Ball (SF)
Friday, February 23 – 5:00 pm - Ends at 11:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Hilton San Francisco Union Square
2024 Miss Chinatown U.S.A. Pageant & Coronation Ball (SF)
The beautiful, talented and bright young women from throughout the United States are still coming to San Francisco during Chinese New Year to compete for scholarships and prizes in the annual Miss Chinatown USA Pageant. Each year’s winners become goodwill ambassadors for the Chinese community ...

Saturday, February 24

2024 Chinese New Year Street Fair in San Francisco (Feb. 24-25)
Saturday, February 24 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
2024 Chinese New Year Street Fair in San Francisco (Feb. 24-25)

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of San Francisco’s exhilarating Chinatown during one of the community’s most exciting times of the year. The Chinatown Community Street Fair takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Parade. At the fair, experience Chinese cultural arts such ...

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island is Back for 2024 (Feb. 24-25)
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island is Back for 2024 (Feb. 24-25)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Redwood City’s 13th Annual Lunar New Year Celebration (2024)
Saturday, February 24 – 11:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Redwood City Courthouse Square
Redwood City's 13th Annual Lunar New Year Celebration (2024)
Redwood City, its Parks Recreation and Community Services Department, and partner Redwood City International will be hosting the 13th Annual Lunar New Year Celebration! City Officials and Staff will be joined by lion dancers, martial artists, taiko drummers, and other live performances, for this celebration ...
2024 Chinese New Year Parade: Route + Full Details (San Francisco)
Saturday, February 24 – 5:15 pm - Ends at 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch (standing room or bring your chair); official parade bleacher seats start at $38
| Chinatown
2024 Chinese New Year Parade: Route + Full Details (San Francisco)
Named one of the world’s top ten parades, the Chinese New Year Parade in San Francisco is the largest celebration of its kind outside of Asia. It was started in the 1860s and takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Community Street Fair ...

Sunday, February 25

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile
Sunday, February 25 – 9:00 am - Ends at 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sunset Mercantile (Outer Sunset)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile

Sunset Mercantile’s weekly outdoor market featuring farmers, ranchers, food trucks, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. Bring the whole family for free seasonal art activities at the Sunset Mercantile Artship. Enjoy shopping an array of farm fresh produce, artisan goods. ...Every Sunday

2024 Chinese New Year Street Fair in San Francisco (Feb. 24-25)
Sunday, February 25 – 9:00 am - Ends at 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
2024 Chinese New Year Street Fair in San Francisco (Feb. 24-25)

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of San Francisco’s exhilarating Chinatown during one of the community’s most exciting times of the year. The Chinatown Community Street Fair takes place the weekend of the Chinese New Year Parade. At the fair, experience Chinese cultural arts such ...

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island is Back for 2024 (Feb. 24-25)
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island is Back for 2024 (Feb. 24-25)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

SF’s Dragon “Lunar New Year” Lantern Festival (2024)
Sunday, February 25 – 3:00 pm - Ends at 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Just free!
| Geneva Car Barn and Powerhouse
SF's Dragon "Lunar New Year" Lantern Festival (2024)
​Join us for an epic Lantern Festival as a finale for the Year of the Dragon Lunar New Year 2024 celebration! We’ll celebrate with traditional paper lanterns (with a twist), watch beautiful performances, engage in fun surprise activities and hear from special guests. ​The 14th day ...

Tuesday, February 27

SF’s Brand New Free 6-Month Civic Center Concert Festival (Feb – Aug)
Tuesday, February 27 – 12:00 pm - Ends at 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Fulton Plaza
SF's Brand New Free 6-Month Civic Center Concert Festival (Feb - Aug)

Civic Center Soundtrack, a free concert series by Illuminate, will kicked off in February 2024 at Fulton Plaza between San Francisco Main Library and the Asian Art Museum, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced. There will be about 75 concerts between now and August and ...

Friday, March 1

First Fridays at Thrive City (SF)
Friday, March 1 – 5:00 pm - Ends at 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Thrive City
First Fridays at Thrive City (SF)
First Fridays at Thrive City are themed celebrations of live music, Thrive City retailers, and to keep our concert-goer community entertained before the big show! Enjoy special offers from Thrive City retailers and enter to win prizes by completing your First Friday passport by getting ...

Saturday, March 2

SF’s Lunar New Year Dragon Statue “Parade” (Final Day)
Saturday, March 2 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
SF's Lunar New Year Dragon Statue "Parade" (Final Day)

February 10, 2024, marks the first day of the Year of the Wood Dragon. The Chinese Chamber of Commerce of San Francisco is proud to bring back the public art project, Zodiac on Parade featuring the mythical Dragon, to its list of festivities this Lunar ...

Randall Museum’s Family-Friendly Science Fair Fest 2024 (SF)
Saturday, March 2 – 10:00 am - Ends at 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Randall Museum
Randall Museum’s Family-Friendly Science Fair Fest 2024 (SF)
The Randall Museum Celebrates 2024 San Francisco Middle School Science Fair with a Family-Friendly Science Fair Fest, 10 AM – 2 PM, Saturday, March 2, 2024. The Randall Museum has hosted the annual SF Middle School Science Fair for over 40 years. Student scientists have impressed ...

Sunday, March 3

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile
Sunday, March 3 – 9:00 am - Ends at 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sunset Mercantile (Outer Sunset)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile

Sunset Mercantile’s weekly outdoor market featuring farmers, ranchers, food trucks, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. Bring the whole family for free seasonal art activities at the Sunset Mercantile Artship. Enjoy shopping an array of farm fresh produce, artisan goods. ...Every Sunday

Saturday, March 9

80,000 Free Tulips Are Coming to SF’s Union Square (2024)
Saturday, March 9 – 1:00 pm - Ends at 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, everyone is welcome to come a pick a bouquet of tulips
| Union Square
80,000 Free Tulips Are Coming to SF's Union Square (2024)
Flower Bulb Day is coming to America. We will return on March 9, 2024, with a colorful display of more than 80,000 tulips that will cover Union Square in San Francisco. And you are invited to visit the square and pick your own bunch of ...

Sunday, March 10

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile
Sunday, March 10 – 9:00 am - Ends at 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sunset Mercantile (Outer Sunset)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile

Sunset Mercantile’s weekly outdoor market featuring farmers, ranchers, food trucks, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. Bring the whole family for free seasonal art activities at the Sunset Mercantile Artship. Enjoy shopping an array of farm fresh produce, artisan goods. ...Every Sunday

Friday, March 15

26th Annual Mexica New Year Festival in San Jose (March 15-17)
Friday, March 15 – 9:00 am - Ends at 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Emma Prusch Farm Regional Park
26th Annual Mexica New Year Festival in San Jose (March 15-17)

Calpulli Tonalehqueh hosts the largest Azteca Mexica New Year Ceremony & Celebration in the nation. Join us for the 26th Annual Mexica New Year, March 15-17, 2024 for a weekend filled with Native traditional dancers, a sunrise ceremony, arts & crafts market and delicious food. Please ...

Saturday, March 16

26th Annual Mexica New Year Festival in San Jose (March 15-17)
Saturday, March 16 – 6:00 am - Ends at 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Emma Prusch Farm Regional Park
26th Annual Mexica New Year Festival in San Jose (March 15-17)

Calpulli Tonalehqueh hosts the largest Azteca Mexica New Year Ceremony & Celebration in the nation. Join us for the 26th Annual Mexica New Year, March 15-17, 2024 for a weekend filled with Native traditional dancers, a sunrise ceremony, arts & crafts market and delicious food. Please ...

Dublin’s 40th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival & Parade (March 16-17)
Saturday, March 16 – 10:00 am - Ends at 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dublin Civic Center
Dublin's 40th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival & Parade (March 16-17)

Where else but Dublin would you want to celebrate St Patrick’s Day? Come out for a free, memorable and authentic Irish experience. Experience the Emerald Isle with no passports required! Come to the City of Dublin’s St. Patrick’s Day Festival to find three stages of ...

Sunday, March 17

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile
Sunday, March 17 – 9:00 am - Ends at 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sunset Mercantile (Outer Sunset)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile

Sunset Mercantile’s weekly outdoor market featuring farmers, ranchers, food trucks, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. Bring the whole family for free seasonal art activities at the Sunset Mercantile Artship. Enjoy shopping an array of farm fresh produce, artisan goods. ...Every Sunday

26th Annual Mexica New Year Festival in San Jose (March 15-17)
Sunday, March 17 – 6:00 am - Ends at 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Emma Prusch Farm Regional Park
26th Annual Mexica New Year Festival in San Jose (March 15-17)

Calpulli Tonalehqueh hosts the largest Azteca Mexica New Year Ceremony & Celebration in the nation. Join us for the 26th Annual Mexica New Year, March 15-17, 2024 for a weekend filled with Native traditional dancers, a sunrise ceremony, arts & crafts market and delicious food. Please ...

Dublin’s 40th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival
Sunday, March 17 – 10:00 am - Ends at 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dublin Civic Center
Dublin's 40th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival

Where else but Dublin would you want to celebrate St Patrick’s Day? Come out for a free, memorable and authentic Irish experience. Experience the Emerald Isle with no passports required! Come to the City of Dublin’s St. Patrick’s Day Festival to find three stages of ...

Saturday, March 23

2024 “FOG Holi” Festival of Colors (Fremont)
Saturday, March 23 – 11:00 am - Ends at 6:00 pm | Cost: $4*
*Early Bird Special until Feb 1; $5 from Feb 2 to March 23
| Irvington High School
2024 "FOG Holi" Festival of Colors (Fremont)
Holi is a grand and unique festival of colors, friendship and harmony. Holi is a spring festival, also known as the festival of colors. It is an ancient Hindu religious festival that has become popular with non-Hindus in many parts of South Asia, as well as ...

Sunday, March 24

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile
Sunday, March 24 – 9:00 am - Ends at 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sunset Mercantile (Outer Sunset)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile

Sunset Mercantile’s weekly outdoor market featuring farmers, ranchers, food trucks, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. Bring the whole family for free seasonal art activities at the Sunset Mercantile Artship. Enjoy shopping an array of farm fresh produce, artisan goods. ...Every Sunday

Saturday, March 30

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Mar. 30-31)
Saturday, March 30 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Mar. 30-31)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Sunday, March 31

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile
Sunday, March 31 – 9:00 am - Ends at 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sunset Mercantile (Outer Sunset)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile

Sunset Mercantile’s weekly outdoor market featuring farmers, ranchers, food trucks, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. Bring the whole family for free seasonal art activities at the Sunset Mercantile Artship. Enjoy shopping an array of farm fresh produce, artisan goods. ...Every Sunday

SF’s Easter In the Park & Hunky Jesus Contest 2024 (Dolores Park)
Sunday, March 31 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations greatly appreciated
| Mission Dolores Park
SF's Easter In the Park & Hunky Jesus Contest 2024 (Dolores Park)
The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence host their annual Easter in the Park on March 31, 2024. The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence to host their Annual Easter in the Park and celebrate their 45th Anniversary ON EASTER SUNDAY! Who’s gonna be our 2024 Foxy Mary and Hunky Jesus? More ...
“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Mar. 30-31)
Sunday, March 31 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Mar. 30-31)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Saturday, April 6

2024 Renegade Craft Fair Market at Fort Mason (April 6-7)
2024 Renegade Craft Fair Market at Fort Mason (April 6-7)

Renegade Craft Spring Fair back for April 6-7, 2024 at Fort Mason Center Festival Pavilion. Shop from over 250 artists at Renegade San Francisco featuring the best craft designers, artists, and creatives from SF and beyond! This Fair is indoors with some outdoor food trucks ...

Sunday, April 7

Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile
Sunday, April 7 – 9:00 am - Ends at 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sunset Mercantile (Outer Sunset)
Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile

Sunset Mercantile’s weekly outdoor market featuring farmers, ranchers, food trucks, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. Bring the whole family for free seasonal art activities at the Sunset Mercantile Artship. Enjoy shopping an array of farm fresh produce, artisan goods. ...Every Sunday

16th Annual San Francisco International Chocolate Salon 2024
Sunday, April 7 – 11:00 am - Ends at 5:00 pm | Cost: $25 | San Francisco County Fair Building
16th Annual San Francisco International Chocolate Salon 2024
Chocolate lovers, get ready for a world of premium chocolate! The original and premier artisan chocolate festival on the West Coast takes place this Spring at the 16th Annual San Francisco International CHOCOLATE SALON. 16th Annual San Francisco Int’l Chocolate Salon Sunday, April 7, 2024 | 11 am-5 ...
2024 Renegade Craft Fair Market at Fort Mason (April 6-7)
2024 Renegade Craft Fair Market at Fort Mason (April 6-7)

Renegade Craft Spring Fair back for April 6-7, 2024 at Fort Mason Center Festival Pavilion. Shop from over 250 artists at Renegade San Francisco featuring the best craft designers, artists, and creatives from SF and beyond! This Fair is indoors with some outdoor food trucks ...

2024 Holi Festival at City Center (San Ramon)
Sunday, April 7 – 2:00 pm - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | City Center Bishop Ranch
2024 Holi Festival at City Center (San Ramon)
It’s hard to imagine a festival more lively and colorful than Holi, the joyous Indian celebration that marks the beginning of spring. It’s returning to Bishop Ranch April 7, 2024 from 2pm-4pm in all its rainbow glory. The family-friendly event always delights with its traditional throwing ...

Saturday, April 13

2024 Cesar Chavez Day Festival (SF)
Saturday, April 13 – 10:00 am - Ends at 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 24th and Folsom
2024 Cesar Chavez Day Festival (SF)

Be a part of the largest event honoring Cesar Chavez in Northern California, honoring the life and work of labor and civil rights leader Cesar E. Chavez on Saturday, April 13 2024. 2024 Cesar Chavez Holiday Parade & Festival Saturday, April 13, 2024 – Festival (24th ...

2024 Cesar Chavez Day Parade (SF)
Saturday, April 13 – 11:00 am - Ends at 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
2024 Cesar Chavez Day Parade (SF)

Be a part of the largest event honoring Cesar Chavez in Northern California, honoring the life and work of labor and civil rights leader Cesar E. Chavez on Saturday, April 13 2024. 2024 Cesar Chavez Holiday Parade & Festival Saturday, April 13, 2024 – Festival (24th ...

SF’s 2024 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 13-21)
Saturday, April 13 – 11:00 am - Ends at 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
SF's 2024 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 13-21)

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 14

SF’s 2024 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 13-21)
Sunday, April 14 – 11:00 am - Ends at 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
SF's 2024 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 13-21)

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 20

SF’s 420 Celebration at Hippie Hill (Golden Gate Park)
Saturday, April 20 – 10:00 am - Ends at 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Be sure to arrive early as entrances get congested in the later afternoon.
| Hippie Hill
SF's 420 Celebration at Hippie Hill (Golden Gate Park)
420 at Hippie Hill is a well-known San Francisco tradition, bringing tens of thousands of people from all over to Robin William Meadow (formerly Sharon Meadow) in Golden Gate Park to celebrate the right to use cannabis. In previous years, this “festival” was unpermitted and ...
SF’s 2024 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 13-21)
Saturday, April 20 – 11:00 am - Ends at 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
SF's 2024 Cherry Blossom Festival (April 13-21)

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 21

SF’s 2024 Cherry Blossom Festival & Parade
Sunday, April 21 – 11:00 am - Ends at 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Japantown Peace Plaza
SF's 2024 Cherry Blossom Festival & Parade

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. ...

2024 San Francisco Earth Day Festival
Sunday, April 21 – 11:00 am - Ends at 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Farm
2024 San Francisco Earth Day Festival
Come to San Francisco’s annual Earth Day celebration, as we continue to raise awareness of the environmental and social issues affecting our planet. Earth Day SF is about activism, inspiration & innovation. It’s coming together to enjoy music, food, creating art, and inspiring hope for our ...

Saturday, April 27

40th Annual Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival 2024 (April 27-28)
Saturday, April 27 – 10:00 am - Ends at 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Cupertino Memorial Park (Stevens Creek)
40th Annual Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival 2024 (April 27-28)

The 40th Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival is coming to the Cupertino Memorial Park on April 27th and April 28th, 2024. Enjoy free admission and free parking. At the 2024 annual Cherry Blossom Festival, you can check out arts and crafts vendors, Japanese cultural exhibits like ...

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Apr. 27-28)
Saturday, April 27 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Apr. 27-28)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

2024 Dutch “King’s Day” Windmill Festival in Golden Gate Park (SF)
Saturday, April 27 – 12:00 pm - Ends at 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Murphy Windmill
2024 Dutch "King's Day" Windmill Festival in Golden Gate Park (SF)

Normally the Murphy Windmill (the largest in the world when it was built in 1908) sits majestically, but silently watching over the southwest corner of Golden Gate Park which no longer needs it to pump the 40,000 gallons of water a day it used to ...

Sunday, April 28

40th Annual Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival 2024 (April 27-28)
Sunday, April 28 – 10:00 am - Ends at 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Cupertino Memorial Park (Stevens Creek)
40th Annual Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival 2024 (April 27-28)

The 40th Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival is coming to the Cupertino Memorial Park on April 27th and April 28th, 2024. Enjoy free admission and free parking. At the 2024 annual Cherry Blossom Festival, you can check out arts and crafts vendors, Japanese cultural exhibits like ...

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Apr. 27-28)
Sunday, April 28 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Apr. 27-28)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

2024 “Opening Day On The Bay” Boat Parade & “Blessing of the Fleet” (SF)
Sunday, April 28 – 10:30 am - Ends at 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Marina Green
2024 "Opening Day On The Bay" Boat Parade & "Blessing of the Fleet" (SF)
The annual Opening Day on the Bay typically shows off over 100 historic workboats, fireboats, towboats, and classic and contemporary craft. This marks the official start of the San Francisco boating season. Annual “Opening Day on the Bay” Boat Parade Sunday, April 28, 2024 – Blessing of the fleet – ...

Saturday, May 4

2024 Bay Area Book Festival’s Family Day (Berkeley)
Saturday, May 4 – 11:00 am - Ends at 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Most events are free, but a few are ticketed
| Downtown Berkeley
2024 Bay Area Book Festival's Family Day (Berkeley)

The 10th Anniversary Bay Area Book Festival will take place in two parts: Family Day at the Berkeley Public Library on Saturday, May 4, 2024 (geared towards youngsters through teens/YA) and our full 10th Anniversary festival on June 1 & 2, 2024 in Downtown Berkeley. We ...

San Francisco’s World Goth Day Festival 2024 on USS Hornet (Alameda)
Saturday, May 4 – 12:00 pm - Ends at 10:00 pm | Cost: $25*
*$25 Market Ticket and $55 Festival Ticket - Online promo expires 1/15/24 $10 off
| USS Hornet Sea, Air & Space Museum
San Francisco's World Goth Day Festival 2024 on USS Hornet (Alameda)
The Menagerie Oddities Market proudly presents Covenant in an exclusive West Coast performance. The Swedish band will headline a multitalented lineup during this year’s celebration of dark subculture: music, fashion, art & community with Goths, by Goths, for Goths™.

Saturday, May 11

2024 Taiwanese American Cultural Festival (Union Square)
Saturday, May 11 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square
2024 Taiwanese American Cultural Festival (Union Square)
The West Coast’s largest Taiwanese American celebration is back and in person on Saturday, May 11, 2024, in San Francisco’s Union Square. > 2024 details are not yet available as of 2/16/24. Here’s the details for 2023 for an idea of what to expect: The West Coast’s ...
Hawaiian May Day Festival 2024 (Hayward)
Saturday, May 11 – 11:00 am - Ends at 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Hayward
Hawaiian May Day Festival 2024 (Hayward)
We are back in Hayward for the third year, celebrating Hawaiian May Day 2024! This FREE family-friendly event is hosted by the Kumu Hula Association of Northern California, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, dedicated to perpetuating Native Hawaiian and Polynesian culture through arts, language, music, and dancing. We ...

Friday, May 17

The Bay’s Huge “626 Night Market” w/ 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls (May 17-19)
The Bay's Huge "626 Night Market" w/ 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls (May 17-19)

Everything tastes better at night. Bring family and friends to eat all your favorite snacks at the 13th season of 626 Night Market (formerly known as the NorCal Night Market). Inspired by the famous open-air nighttime bazaars of Asia, this iconic Californian festival named after ...

Saturday, May 18

The Bay’s Huge “626 Night Market” w/ 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls (May 17-19)
The Bay's Huge "626 Night Market" w/ 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls (May 17-19)

Everything tastes better at night. Bring family and friends to eat all your favorite snacks at the 13th season of 626 Night Market (formerly known as the NorCal Night Market). Inspired by the famous open-air nighttime bazaars of Asia, this iconic Californian festival named after ...

Sunday, May 19

Bay to Breakers 2024 (Everything You Need to Know)
Bay to Breakers 2024 (Everything You Need to Know)
Early Bird Discount Tickets / Street Closures / Course Map / Muni & BART Info / Best Places to Watch / Volunteer / Crazy Costume Photos
The Bay’s Huge “626 Night Market” w/ 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls (May 17-19)
The Bay's Huge "626 Night Market" w/ 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls (May 17-19)

Everything tastes better at night. Bring family and friends to eat all your favorite snacks at the 13th season of 626 Night Market (formerly known as the NorCal Night Market). Inspired by the famous open-air nighttime bazaars of Asia, this iconic Californian festival named after ...

Saturday, May 25

2024 San Francisco Carnaval Festival & Parade (May 25-26)
Saturday, May 25 – 10:00 am - Ends at 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Harrison Street
2024 San Francisco Carnaval Festival & Parade (May 25-26)

Carnaval San Francisco is back for 2024 with their 46th 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 ...

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (May 25-26)
Saturday, May 25 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (May 25-26)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Sunday, May 26

2024 San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade
Sunday, May 26 – 9:30 am - Ends at 2:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| 24th & Bryant
2024 San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade

Carnaval San Francisco is back for 2024 with their 46th 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 ...

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (May 25-26)
Sunday, May 26 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (May 25-26)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

2024 San Francisco Carnaval Festival & Parade (May 25-26)
Sunday, May 26 – 10:00 am - Ends at 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Harrison Street
2024 San Francisco Carnaval Festival & Parade (May 25-26)

Carnaval San Francisco is back for 2024 with their 46th 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, June 1

10th Anniversary Bay Area Book Festival: Writer’s Day (Berkeley)
Saturday, June 1 – 11:00 am - Ends at 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Most events are free, but a few are ticketed
| Downtown Berkeley
10th Anniversary Bay Area Book Festival: Writer's Day (Berkeley)

The 10th Anniversary Bay Area Book Festival will take place in two parts: Family Day at the Berkeley Public Library on Saturday, May 4, 2024 (geared towards youngsters through teens/YA) and our full 10th Anniversary festival on June 1 & 2, 2024 in Downtown Berkeley. We ...

Sunday, June 2

10th Anniversary Bay Area Book Festival: Outdoor Fair (Berkeley)
Sunday, June 2 – 11:00 am - Ends at 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Most events are free, but a few are ticketed
| Downtown Berkeley
10th Anniversary Bay Area Book Festival: Outdoor Fair (Berkeley)

The 10th Anniversary Bay Area Book Festival will take place in two parts: Family Day at the Berkeley Public Library on Saturday, May 4, 2024 (geared towards youngsters through teens/YA) and our full 10th Anniversary festival on June 1 & 2, 2024 in Downtown Berkeley. We ...

Saturday, June 29

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (June 29-30)
Saturday, June 29 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (June 29-30)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Sunday, June 30

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (June 29-30)
Sunday, June 30 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (June 29-30)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Friday, July 26

The Bay’s Huge “626 Night Market” w/ 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls (July 26-28)
The Bay's Huge "626 Night Market" w/ 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls (July 26-28)

Everything tastes better at night. Bring family and friends to eat all your favorite snacks at the 13th season of 626 Night Market (formerly known as the NorCal Night Market). Inspired by the famous open-air nighttime bazaars of Asia, this iconic Californian festival named after ...

Saturday, July 27

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (July 27-28)
Saturday, July 27 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (July 27-28)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

The Bay’s Huge “626 Night Market” w/ 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls (July 26-28)
The Bay's Huge "626 Night Market" w/ 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls (July 26-28)

Everything tastes better at night. Bring family and friends to eat all your favorite snacks at the 13th season of 626 Night Market (formerly known as the NorCal Night Market). Inspired by the famous open-air nighttime bazaars of Asia, this iconic Californian festival named after ...

Sunday, July 28

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (July 27-28)
Sunday, July 28 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (July 27-28)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

The Bay’s Huge “626 Night Market” w/ 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls (July 26-28)
The Bay's Huge "626 Night Market" w/ 200+ Food & Shopping Stalls (July 26-28)

Everything tastes better at night. Bring family and friends to eat all your favorite snacks at the 13th season of 626 Night Market (formerly known as the NorCal Night Market). Inspired by the famous open-air nighttime bazaars of Asia, this iconic Californian festival named after ...

Saturday, August 3

2024 Italian Family Festa San Jose (Aug. 3-4)
Saturday, August 3 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is FREE. Free and paid parking options
| History Park San Jose in Kelley Park
2024 Italian Family Festa San Jose (Aug. 3-4)
Mark your calendars! The Italian American Heritage Foundation is excited to announce the dates of the 2024 Italian Family Festa San Jose! When: Saturday August 3rd 11am – 7pm ...

Saturday, August 24

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Aug. 24-25)
Saturday, August 24 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Aug. 24-25)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Sunday, August 25

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Aug. 24-25)
Sunday, August 25 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Aug. 24-25)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

City Center Bishop Ranch’s Free Neighborhood Block Party (San Ramon)
Sunday, August 25 – 12:00 pm - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | City Center Bishop Ranch
City Center Bishop Ranch’s Free Neighborhood Block Party (San Ramon)
Get ready for a fantastic Block Party on Sunday, August 25, from 12 pm to 4 pm! Join us for a community extravaganza filled with family-friendly entertainment and a fabulous selfie station. Let’s come together to create unforgettable memories and celebrate the spirit of our wonderful ...

Saturday, September 28

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Sept. 28-29)
Saturday, September 28 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Sept. 28-29)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Sunday, September 29

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Sept. 28-29)
Sunday, September 29 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Sept. 28-29)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Saturday, October 26

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Oct. 26-27)
Saturday, October 26 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Oct. 26-27)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Sunday, October 27

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Oct. 26-27)
Sunday, October 27 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Oct. 26-27)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Sunday, November 3

San Ramon’s “Diwali” Indian Festival of Lights 2024
Sunday, November 3 – 5:00 pm - Ends at 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | City Center Bishop Ranch
San Ramon's "Diwali" Indian Festival of Lights 2024
Diwali, the Festival of Light and one of fall’s most delightful celebrations, is coming to City Center November 3 at 5pm. Come enjoy the spirited Indian music and dancing, watch a Rangoli artist at work, and get a henna tattoo if the mood strikes. There’ll ...

Saturday, November 23

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Nov. 23-24)
Saturday, November 23 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Nov. 23-24)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Sunday, November 24

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Nov. 23-24)
Sunday, November 24 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Nov. 23-24)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Saturday, December 28

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Dec. 28-29)
Saturday, December 28 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Dec. 28-29)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...

Sunday, December 29

“TreasureFest” on Treasure Island 2024 (Dec. 28-29)
Sunday, December 29 – 10:00 am - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*$10 pre sale, $15 early bird, $20 general
| Treasure Island
"TreasureFest" on Treasure Island 2024 (Dec. 28-29)

TreasureFest is a monthly locally curated festival that features the best of the Bay Area. At TreasureFest you can shop from 300+ vintage & antique curators, crafts & makers, independent designers & artists. Enjoy 35+ top-rated food trucks and eateries, and try a variety of ...