Saturday, April 27
2019 Annual Arab Cultural Festival | Union Square
The 23rd Annual Arab Cultural Festival moves to Union Square to bring the sights, smells, and sounds of the Arab world to San Francisco with a showcase of food music, games, gifts and, most importantly, the spirit of Arab Americans and of the Arab world.
2019 Arab Cultural Festival
Saturday, April ...
Sunday, May 12
Union Square Live 2019 Opening “Mitch Polzak’s Royal Deuces” | SF
Union Square Live kicks off its 2019 season with “Mitch Polzak’s Royal Deuces.”
Everything You Want and Nothing You Don’t. Americana gone Rockabilly meets Truck Driving music. Mitch Polzak is a master entertainer and guitar picker in the style of Joe Maphis fingers on fire.
Blazing instrumentals ...
Wednesday, May 15
Swing/Blues Concert: Stompy Jones | Union Square Live
Little David Rose’s thumpin’ stand-up bass, the double-shuffle drumming of Lee Beary, and the bounce piano of Scott Lawrence provide the rhythmic foundation of the band’s jump style. Riffing on top is the gutiar sound of Jackson Allen and Jeff “Erv” Ervin on the saxophone. ...
Sunday, May 19
Indie/Rock Concert: Matt Jaffe | Union Square Live
Matt Jaffe is a singer/songwriter from San Francisco. Cutting his teeth on open mics around the Bay Area, Matt started taking music (a little bit) more seriously when Jerry Harrison of Talking Heads offered to produce his first record. Since then, Matt has churned out ...
Sunday, May 26
Blues/Rock Concert: The Nitecaps Blues Band | Union Square Live
The Nitecaps Blues Band was originally formed in 2001, guided by a passion for the masters of the old school blues era. We generally work as a five piece ensemble, 2 guitars, drums, bass and harmonica, all contributing to the vocals.
The goal has always been ...
Wednesday, May 29
Latin/Jazz/Cuban Concert: SFSU Afro-Cuban Ensemble | Union Square Live
Founded in 1999, the ensemble’s mission is to expose the larger listening audience to the richness of Cuban and other Latin American music styles that have so influenced American popular music styles.
Over its 15 year history, the ensemble has performed at Carnaval San Francisco, Yerba ...
Sunday, June 2