S.F. Bay Area
San Francisco Attractions
Summer Street Fairs and
Art & Wine Festivals
Calendar of Fun Events
Visit our web site's monthly
Calendar of Fun Events for more
info on San Franciso's Summer Street Fairs, Art & Wine Festivals
and 4th July Celebrations.
Union Street Festival
1st Weekend in June
Union Street Festival
This is our favorite San Francisco street fair and we celebrate our anniversary
here every year. Enjoy arts and crafts, gourmet food booths, wine...and
great live entertainment! Admission is free. Arrive early if you dont
want to hassle with parking. Relax at Starbucks before the masses arrive.
The Fillmore Street Jazz Festival 1st Weekend in
Fun, fun, fun! Jazz music, 300 arts & crafts booths, sculpture,
gourmet food and fine wine. Fillmore Street, between Jackson & Eddy
Streets. 10am-6pm. Free admission.
July 4th Waterfront Festival
July 4th Waterfront
Fisherman's Wharf, S.F. World's biggest block party and its FREE!
Live music on stages at Ghirardelli Square, the Anchorage and Pier 39.
Arts & crafts, food and fun. Fireworks extravaganza.
Nihonmachi Street Fair — August
Lion dancers, Taiko drummers, live entertainment, arts & crafts,
food & wine. Japantown & Japan Center 11am-6pm. Free admission.
Polk Street Festival
Haight Ashbury Street Fair — June
Enjoy an array of arts and crafts in one of the citys most famous
neighborhoods. Free admission. 10am-5pm.
North & East Bay
Novato Art, Wine & Music Festival
Entertainment, face-painting, food, wine, arts and crafts. Free admission.
Downtown Novato. 10am-6pm. 415-897-1164
San Anselmo Art & Design Festival
Anselmo Art & Design Festival
Great jazz, wines, arts & crafts and more. Free admission.
10am-6pm. San Anselmo Avenue (between Tamalpais & Belle).
Danville Summerfest Fine Arts & Crafts — June
Charming festival featuring fine arts & crafts, music, outdoor cafes.
Free admission. 10am-6pm.
Bodega Bay Seafood Art & Wine
Festival — August
Bay Seafood Art & Wine Festival
Delicious seafood, wine and microbrewed beer-tasting. Entertainment.
Horseback-riding, haywagon rides, fun for kids. The ranch is located
one mile north of Bodega Bay on Hwy. 10am-6pm Sat, 10am-5pm Sun. 707-824-8404
Annual North Beach Festival
Come and enjoy the oldest street fair in the country, celebrating S.F.s
Little Italy and Home of the Beat Generation. Original arts and crafts,
live entertainment featuring Salsa, Pop Rock, Swing, Opera, Blues and
Classical music, al fresco foods and beverages. Free admission. 10am-6pm.
North Beach Jazz Festival
Fun Summer Jazz Sessions at various San Francisco locations.
Sausalito 4th July Celebration
at Bridgeway and Napa streets, Sausalito. Parade starts at 10am, music
and dancing at 12 noon, and fireworks at 9pm. 415-289-4100
4th of July Family Picnic at Jack
London Square in Oakland
July events at
Jack London Square
Activities include live music, carnival games, a huge inflatable playground
for kids, face-painters, balloon artists and an All-American Apple Bake-Off,
Fireworks show over the Estuary at 9:30pm.
Sausalito Art Festival
Labor Day Weekend
Fine arts festival, featuring over 20,000 original works of art. Gourmet
food, wine and entertainment on three stages. 415-332-3555
Absolut A La Carte, A La Park Sharon
Meadow, Golden Gate Park, S.F. Bring your family, your friends...and
your appetite! Enjoy a day of gourmet feasting and entertainment.
Microbeer & Wine Tasting. Celebrity Chef demonstrations. Over
40 Bay Area participating restaurants. 10am-6pm.
Autumn Moon Festival
Multicultural entertainment, traditional lion and dragon dances, Chinese
costumes and activities for children. Parade down Grant Avenue. 415-982-6306
San Francisco Blues Festival
The oldest Blues Festival in America. 11am-6pm. No pets allowed. Lawn
seating only. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy a day of great music. 415-979-5588
Festival of the Culinary Arts
Gourmet Food & Wine Festival with food related fine arts & crafts,
celebrity chef cooking demos and wine-tasting. Polk & Turk Streets,
S.F. 10am-6pm. 415-249-4625
Check out other fun attractions in San Francisco.