20th Annual “How Weird” Street Faire | SoMa
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Howard & Main (SoMa) | Howard St. and Main St., San Francisco, CA
The 20th annual How Weird Street Faire is a huge Burning Man-ish 8-hour outdoor dance festival with 10 stages of DJ and live music, plus dance performances, strange art projects, parades and out-of-this-world vendors centered at Howard and 2nd Streets in SoMa.
Get Tickets – $11.11 Early Bird / $15 Adv / $20 Door
This year’s theme is “Time Warp: A Love Story”, a romantic look at time and the world around us, with a trip back to the Eighties. The 1880s and the 1980s, together at last in a dance-off for the ages. Dress accordingly.
The How Weird Street Faire showcases some of the best electronic dance music played on some of the world’s most advanced sound technology. Cutting-edge artists from across the Bay Area provide an unforgettable dance experience.
For 2019, there will be 9 stages of music, representing different communities and musical styles, including house, techno, trance, breaks, bass, dub, downtempo, world beat, and some mashups of everything else. Together they form one of the most diverse and talented electronic music festivals.
This year’s soundtrack will provided by Raindance, Inorbit, Muti Music, Northern Nights, Pulse SF, Bootie Mashup, Heavy Petting Zoo, Mountain Lion Hi-Fi, Six Degrees Records, Temple Nightclub, Opulent Chill, and the Consortium of Collective Consciousness. There will be plenty to dance to, and plenty to enjoy.
There will also have The How Weird Marketplace filled with over 100 vendors from around the world selling unique and designer goods. From clothing to art to jewelry and accessories, you can find interesting things and new styles for the beginning of the 2019 festival season.
Plus, an Art Alley will showcase the visual arts, with live and exhibited artwork, interactive pieces, and local craft vendors and a Green Alley to be filled with cannabis-related booths, educational opportunities, and visionary presentations.