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St. Stevens Day: Hungarian Music Celebration | Golden Gate Park

Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 2:45 pm | Cost: FREE
Spreckels Temple of Music | Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, CA


Golden Gate Park Band | Free Sunday Concert in the Park

The Golden Gate Park Band, presents its 137th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. That’s right, this symphony has been playing free concerts in Golden Gate Park for more than 100 years.

The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm, run about 90 minutes, and are free and open to the public.

All concerts take place in between the de Young and the California Academy of Sciences and feature music of specific nationalities or cultures, including costumed guest performances from dancers, singers and speakers, who will enlighten and entertain.

Golden Gate Park Band | 2019
Sundays, April 28 – October 6, 2019 | 1 pm (*except where noted)
Music Concourse, Golden Gate Park, SF
FREE

2019 Concert Schedule
Subject to change – check website or Facebook for updates.

APRIL
April 28 – Sunday – Premiere Concert – Around the World in Ninety Minutes

MAY
May 5 – Sunday – A celebration of Polish music and culture
May 12 – Sunday – Armenian Cultural Celebration
May 19 – Sunday – Music of Britain
May 26 – Sunday – Memorial Weekend Concert: Patriotic and American music

JUNE
June 2 – Sunday – Italian music, song and dance
*June 8 – Saturday – 13th annual GGPB Festival: 11 am – 5 pm – Festival Lineup
June 9 – Sunday – 13th annual GGPB Festival: 11 am – 5 pm – Festival Lineup
June 16 – Sunday – Music and Dance of Scotland with the Dunsmuir Scottish Dancers
June 23 – Sunday – Music of John Williams
June 30 – Sunday – Music for Families

JULY
*July 4 – Thursday – Music Celebrating American Independence 
July 7 – Sunday  –  Music Celebrating American Independence
July 14 – Sunday – Vive la France
July 21 – Sunday – Remembering 1939
July 28 – Sunday – The Magic of Disney & Pixar

AUGUST
August 4 – Sunday – A special program honoring NERT and CERT emergency response volunteers
August 11 – Sunday – Music from the Movies
August 18 – Sunday – St Steven’s Day celebration of Hungarian culture
August 25 – Sunday – Ukrainian cultural celebration

SEPTEMBER
September 1 – Sunday – Labor Day Celebration
*September 2 – Monday – Labor Day Celebration
September 8 – [no concert]
September 15 – Sunday – Irish Cultural Celebration – song, dance and more…
September 22 – Sunday – A Celebration of the Dance and Music of Spain
September 29 – Sunday – People, Places and Things

OCTOBER
October 6 – Sunday – Season finale – Remembering 1969


Event Details


Cost: FREE
Categories: *Top Pick*, Live Music, San Francisco
Address: Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, CA

Sunday, August 18, 2019

6:00 am   After Dawn: Premiere Sunday Morning Party | SF  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
All Day   2019 Polk Street Blues Festival | SF  FREE
All Day   $3 Sunday Funday Bowling Specials | Concord  $3*
*$3 Games, $3 Soda and $3 Beer for members / $5 per game for non-members
10:30 am   $12 Bottomless Mimosa “Boozy Brunch” w/ Vegan Options | SF  $12*
*Get one complimentary drink with your brunch - and don't forget to tip like a rockstar. Upgrade to bottomless for $12.
11:00 am   Sunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley  FREE
11:00 am   “Kidchella 2019” Kids Music Festival: Octopretzel | Redwood City  FREE
11:00 am   UC Gill Tract Community Farming Party | Albany  FREE
All Day   2019 Hot Summer Sundays: Hot Rod & Classic Car Show | Danville  FREE
All Day   “Sunday Streets” Huge Block Party | SoMa  FREE
11:00 am   The Village Artisan Market | Napa  FREE
11:00 am   Presidio Picnic: Off the Grid’s Sunday Food Truck Party | SF  FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
11:30 am   Outdoor Sculpture Walk | Stanford  FREE
12:30 pm   Free Monthly Yoga Class for Beginners | SF  FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
1:00 pm   Brazil in the Gardens: Fabiana Cozza | Yerba Buena Gardens  FREE
1:00 pm   Free Sailboat Ride Day: Cal Sailing Club | Berkeley  FREE
1:00 pm   St. Stevens Day: Hungarian Music Celebration | Golden Gate Park  FREE
2:00 pm   San Francisco Mime Troupe’s “Treasure Island” | Potrero del Sol  FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
2:00 pm   Summer Outdoor Music Series | Corte Madera  FREE*
*FREE
2:00 pm   Stern Grove Festival 2019 Finale “The Isley Brothers” | SF  FREE*
*Donations appreciated
2:00 pm   Improv/Jazz/Chamber Music Concert: Manring, Kassin, Burr | Union Square Live  FREE
3:00 pm   SF’s “Antique Vibrator Museum” Free Guided Tour Day | Good Vibrations  FREE*
*Free, but you must RSVP at least 72 hours in advance by calling the Polk St. store location at (415) 345-0400.
3:00 pm   Sunday Jazz, History & Jam Session “Junius Courtney Big Band” | Oakland  FREE
3:30 pm   Rumba Party: Afro-Cuban Drums, Dances & Songs | Berkeley  FREE*
*Free, but donations are encouraged.
4:00 pm   Free Shakespeare in the Park: As You Like It | Redwood City  FREE
6:00 pm   “Sunset by the Lake” Beatles Tribute Summer Concert | Pleasant Hill  FREE
7:00 pm   Laugh Your Gays Off: Free Comedy in The Castro | SF  FREE*
*$5 suggested donation
7:00 pm   “Crazy Funny Asians” Comedy Showcase | SF  FREE*
*RSVP Required. Donations ($5-$10) greatly appreciated.
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