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San Francisco Concerts in August 2017

Top Shows this Month in SF

San Francisco concerts in August 2017 include Lady Gaga at AT&T Park, Melissa Ethridge at the Fillmore, and Slayer, Lamb of God & Behemoth at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. It's also when you will find one of the largest music festivals this month, the Outside Lands Music Festival.

In addition, you will find several great concerts all around the Bay Area. Top shows include 311 & New Politics at the City National Civic in San Jose, Willie Nelson & Kacey Musgraves at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, and Dierks Bentley, Cole Swindell & Jon Pardi at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View.

San Francisco August Concerts

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Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

Bill GrahamAddress: 99 Grove Street near City Hall
Capacity: ~7,000
Public Transit: BART to Civic Center, Muni to Van Ness, Buses 6, 7, 9, 21, 47, 49

8/9: Slayer, Lamb of God & Behemoth at 7pm




warfield SFAddress: 982 Market Street
Capacity: 2,300
Public Transit: BART to Powell Street, Muni to Powell Street, Buses 6, 7, 9, 21

8/10: Petit Biscuit at 8pm




fillmore outsideAddress: 1805 Geary Boulevard
Capacity: 1,150
Public Transit: Buses 22 & 38

8/1: Melissa Ethridge at 8 pm

8/3: Toad the Wet Sprocket at 8 pm


Nob Hill Masonic Center

Nob Hill MasonicAddress: 1111 California Street
Capacity: 3,165
Public Transit: California Cable Car, Bus #1

No concerts scheduled at this time.



The Independent

the independentAddress: 628 Divisadero
Capacity: ~400, standing room only
Public Transit: Buses 5, 21, and 24

8/4: New Breed Brass Band Flow Tribe at 9 pm

8/19: The M Machine at 9 pm

8/27: Mark Lanegan at 8 pm

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The Regency Ballroom

Regency BallroomAddress: 1290 Sutter Street
Capacity: ~1,000
Public Transit: 2, 3, 47, 49, 90

No concerts scheduled at this time.



The Chapel

the chapelAddress: 777 Valencia Street
Capacity: ~600
Public Transit: 14, 22, 33, 49 & J-Church, 16th Street BART (about 10 minutes away)

8/8: Swirlies at 9pm

8/9: Howie Day at 8pm

8/16: Dungen at 9pm

8/18: The Alarm at 9 pm

Find tickets to all live shows at The Chapel.

Rickshaw Stop

rickshawAddress: 155 Fell Street
Capacity: ~400
Public Transit: Buses: 6, 7, 47, 49, 90; Muni: K, L, N, T; F Streetcar

8/4: Kristin Kontrol at 9pm

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Bimbo's 365

bimbos sfAddress: 1025 Columbus Street
Capacity: ~700
Public Transit: 30, 45

8/3: John Brothers Piano Company at 9 pm

8/19: Foreverland at 9 pm



slims sfAddress: 333 11th Street
Capacity: ~500
Public Transit: Buses: 9, 12, 47; BART to Civic Center (about 1/2 mile from this stop to Slim's)

8/2: Turnpike Troubadors at 8 pm

8/5: Dead Man's Party - Oingo Boingo & Danny Elfman Tribute

8/24: The Rocket Summer at 7:30 pm

Find ticket to these shows at Slim's.

Great American Music Hall

Great American musicAddress: 859 O'Farrell Street
Capacity: ~600
Public Transit: Buses: 19, 38, 47, 49

8/2: Steve Gunn at 7 pm

8/4: Strangelove - Tribute to Depeche Mode at 8 pm

8/11: Majors Powers & The Lo-Fi Symphony at 9 pm

8/13: Mary Black

8/14: The Weepies

8/18: Shabazz Palaces

Find tickets to all performances at the Great American Music Hall.

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Other Fun Things to Do in San Francisco this August

In addition to San Francisco concerts in August, you will also find a number of other top events and activities. These are just some of the best.

Outside Lands Music & Art Festival: One of the biggest music festivals this August is the Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival. This annual event offers three days of live music in Golden Gate Park. Click here for details on this year's event.

Stern Grove Festival: If you are looking for free music, then head over to Stern Grove. Every year from mid-June to mid-August, you will find free music on Sunday afternoons at 2pm. It's a popular event to make sure to arrive early to find a great seat on the lawn. Click here for this year's event details.

Free Things to Do: Discover ways to stretch your budget even further in SF by checking out these great free things to do. They include free events, activities, attractions, and more. Click here to learn more.

All August Events: The month of August is full of fun events. On my monthly calendar, you will find the best including film festivals, street fairs, theater performances, and more. Click here for more information.

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