San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade | 2020
Sunday, May 24, 2020
Grand Parade | San Francisco Carnaval | 2020
On May 24th, 2020 at 9:30 am, the 2020 San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade kicks off at the corner of 24th and Bryant Street, travels west onto Mission Street, then on Mission Street travels north to 15th Street.
Watch a brilliant procession of contingents, most of which will feature beautifully adorned floats depicting rich multicultural themes and performers who will engage and entertain the crowds.
San Francisco Carnaval Grand Parade 2020
Sunday, May 24, 2020 | 9:30 am
24th & Bryant, 24th and Bryant, SF
Please note that the details below were from 2019. We expect that the activities will be the same this year.
Brazilian-style “escola” samba schools with up to 300 members dance through the streets in fantastic feathered headdresses or sweeping Bahia skirts, while Caribbean contingents perform the music and dance of the Bahamas, Cuba, Jamaica, Puerto Rico and Trinidad.
Other parade groups include Mexican Aztec performers, traditional African drummers, Polynesian dancers, Japanese drummers, giant puppets and folkloric groups representing Guatemala, Honduras and Bolivia.
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