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SF's Autumn Moon FestivalSF’s Autumn Moon Festival
By - posted 9/5/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Celebrated in Asia for more than 1,000 years, the 29th Annual Autumn Moon Festival will be held in Chinatown over two days of nonstop entertainment, food, shopping, dragon parades, cultural events, children’s activities & more, along historic Grant Avenue. 2019 Autumn Moon Festival September 7-8, 2019 | 11 am to 6 pm Chinatown, more...

The Bay's Gorgeous Hidden Redwood Forest Art FairThe Bay’s Gorgeous Hidden Redwood Forest Art Fair
By - posted 8/31/2019
Fairs & Festivals

For more than 50 years, every Labor Day weekend, a magical transformation occurs in the redwood forest just 30 miles south of San Francisco. Artist booths pop up around the Kings Mountain Fire Station and local beer and wine begin to flow. The forest becomes an outdoor gallery displaying some of more...

"Caltopia" UC Berkeley's Free Campus Festival“Caltopia” UC Berkeley’s Free Campus Festival
By - posted 8/25/2019
Fairs & Festivals

The largest college lifestyle event in the nation will be held on the UC Berkeley campus, Sunday, August 25 and Monday, August 26. Celebrating its 17th anniversary, the two-day interactive festival will introduce 30,000+ Cal students to brands of all sizes aligned with the Cal lifestyle. 2019 Caltopia August 25-26, 2019 | 10 more...

20th Street Block Party20th Street Block Party
By - posted 8/13/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Spice up your summer. Come hang out and celebrate longer days and warmer nights in the beloved Mission District in San Francisco. Bring your friends, families, and neighbors for the perfect pairing of food, drinks, love, and music. 20th Street Block Party |  food + music festival Saturday, August 17, 2019 | more...

SF's Filipino Pop-Up Summer Block PartySF’s Filipino Pop-Up Summer Block Party
By - posted 8/13/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Inspired by the vibrant night markets of Asia, Undiscovered is a free monthly music and food festival and curated collection of emerging artists and merchants that celebrate the rich cultural heritage of SF’s SOMA Pilipinas Cultural District. At this special day-time pop-up, Undiscovered comes to Sunday Streets for a block party on Folsom more...

5th Annual Presidio Kite Festival5th Annual Presidio Kite Festival
By - posted 8/9/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Let your imagination soar at this colorful, family-friendly festival featuring all things kite happening at the Presidio Main Parade Ground. Presidio Kite Expo Saturday, August 10, 2019 | 11 am to 4 pm Main Parade Ground, The Presidio, SF FREE – an RSVP is appreciated, but not required. (Free kites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. more...

50th Annual Concord Jazz Festival50th Annual Concord Jazz Festival
By - posted 8/9/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Concord, California celebrates 50 years of Jazz. 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the inaugural Concord Jazz Festival. In 1969, Carl Jefferson organized the first Concord Summer Music Festival (that later became the Concord Jazz Festival), at an undeveloped 8-acre field next to Concord High School. More than 17,000 jazz enthusiasts more...

Chase Center Block PartyChase Center Block Party
By - posted 8/8/2019
Fairs & Festivals

At what is being dubbed the “Chase Block Party,” watch the US Open Women’s Finals on the giant screen outdoors on the West Plaza on the grounds of brand new Chase Center. JPMorgan Chase will host the 2nd Annual US Open Watch Party, which will benefit the Campaign for Golden more...

World Dog Surfing ChampionshipsWorld Dog Surfing Championships
By - posted 8/2/2019
Fairs & Festivals

The Dog Surfing World Championships takes place on the NorCal coast — where the concept for the sport originated with big thanks to the book that started it all – The Dog’s Guide to Surfing – bringing together dog surfing talent for charity. Dog surfers are invited to bring home the gold. 4th more...

46th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair46th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair
By - posted 8/2/2019
Fairs & Festivals

The Nihonmachi Street Fair considers itself the original “melting pot” of street fairs, with many aspects of Asian-Pacific American life—and San Francisco’s cultural life—expressed through performance, tradition, art, music, food, and community outreach and service. Over 30,000 festival attendees have made their way to the fair in past years.  2019 Nihonmachi more...

Jerry Day 2019Jerry Day 2019
By - posted 8/2/2019
Fairs & Festivals

The 17th Annual Jerry Day is an annual civic and cultural event that celebrates one of the greatest rock guitarists of all time and San Francisco native son, Jerry Garcia and his Excelsior roots. The all day concert and festival takes place at the appropriately named “Jerry Garcia Amphitheater” in McLaren Park. Jam more...

Salesforce Park's New Free Rooftop Concert SeriesSalesforce Park’s New Free Rooftop Concert Series
By - posted 7/29/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Salesforce Park, SF’s newly-reopened 5.4 acre park on top of the Transit Center hosts a ton of free events every week highlighted by free weekly after-work outdoor rooftop concerts curated by People in Plazas. So close your laptop and open your soul with after-work jams from seasoned Bay Area musicians.  Live@5 Free more...

2019 Berkeley Kite Festival
By - posted 7/24/2019
Fairs & Festivals

You are invited to become part of the Berkeley Kite Festival where the earth, wind, and sky combine to create an unequaled festival experience. Experience the artistry of modern kite flying at the 34th Annual Berkeley Kite Festival & West Coast Kite Championships. You’ll find something for everyone, from giant creature kites more...

SF's Free 100-Foot Fun Slide is ComingSF’s Free 100-Foot Fun Slide is Coming
By - posted 7/21/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Bring the family to the 2019 Circus Festival where Circus Bella and Prescott Circus Theatre will delight with fun and acrobatic performances, plus the kids can enjoy a fun slide, arts activities, and games. 8th Annual Circus Festival Sunday, July 28, 2019 | Noon to 4 pm NOW Hunters Point, Jennings St and Cargo Way, more...

SF's Bastille Day Party GuideSF’s Bastille Day Party Guide
By - posted 7/14/2019
Fairs & Festivals

Although San Francisco may not be known specifically for its French culture (Italian, Irish and Chinese, maybe…), don’t tell that the francophiles that pack the streets of downtown for block parties each Bastille Day. Bastille Day is sort of like France’s equivalent July 4th – an historical day commemorating the storming more...