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by Jill Loeffler •
Updated: April 3, 2023
This street fair covers more than twelve blocks in San Francisco's Pacific Heights neighborhood. In addition to live jazz music, you can sample gourmet food and enjoy cool beverages.
This year's event is July 1 & 2 for 2023.
Dozens of artists will also showcase their work. You will be able to find everything from photography to pottery.
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Both days, you will find four stages with live music.
The two main stages are on Fillmore at California and on Fillmore at Sutter. These stages will feature several performers and live music from around 10am to just before 6pm both days.
This year, there will also be stages at Fillmore and Jackson and Fillmore and Ellis.Visit the official Fillmore Jazz Festival site for this year's schedule of performers.
The Fillmore Jazz Festival is free to enter. It runs from 10 am to 6 pm both days.
If you want to have a beer at the festival, make sure you bring your ID. Entry into the beer gardens (even if you aren't drinking) requires an ID.
There are also several bars and restaurants along Fillmore Street. Find details for these and some other things to see and do in the Pacific Heights neighborhood before your visit.
It's easy to get to the festival if you're staying in either Union Square or Fisherman's Wharf. You will also find a few great places within walking distance.
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SF Giants Baseball: Head over to Oracle Park for summer baseball with the SF Giants. All summer long, they take on teams such as the Los Angeles Dodgers, the San Diego Padres, and the Arizona Diamondbacks. Find their full schedule and tips to attend a game.
Stern Grove Festival: Enjoy free music at Stern Grove every Sunday afternoon between mid-June and mid-August. Performers include both internationally recognized artists as well as local favorites. All shows start at 2pm, but make sure to arrive early to grab your space on the lawn. Click here for this year's schedule.
Street Fairs: Most weekends throughout the summer, you will find a street fair around SF. They include the North Beach Festival, the Pride Parade & Festival, and the Haight Street Fair. Click here for details on the top street fairs this summer.
From Fisherman's Wharf: From Fisherman's Wharf, you can either take the bus (requires a transfer) or a taxi.
From Union Square: It's easy to catch a bus from Union Square to the Pacific Heights neighborhood. It will take about 30 minutes. Here are your best options.
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