Upcoming Events and Conventions in the AreaSan Francisco Theater Come see spectacular musicals, plays and ballets at the San Francisco Theater.
Chinese New Year Extended Chinese New Year Festivities include a parade, Chinese New Year Flower Fair and a Community Street Fair.
Historic Fisherman’s Wharf Classic Car Exhibit Cooking exhibitions, wine tasting, art and a parade of historic cars are part of this vehicular extravaganza.
San Francisco International Asia American Film Festival Attend the largest exhibition of Asian and Asian-American films in North America. Entries include works from India, Asia and North America, and will be shown in mid-March at the AMC Kabuki 8 Theatres.
San Francisco International Film Festival Some 200 films and videos from more than 50 countries are screened at America’s oldest annual film festival.
San Francisco Bay to Breakers Footrace In mid-May, the world’s largest footrace takes place as more than 70,000 runners in costume push off from the Embarcadero, heading to the Great Highway.
SF Gay Pride Parade Always the last Sunday in June, the San Francisco Gay Pride Parade (to accompany a host of other celebration activities) begins at Market and Beale streets.
Fourth of July Celebrations You will want to leave your car and take public transportation to these events along the Bay, which begin with: Fourth of July Music Festival at 1PM at Pier 39, and end with fireworks beginning at 9:30 PM.
Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival is a music festival held annually in San Francisco, California, at Golden Gate Park.
Fleet Week Pier 39, at Beach St. and The Embarcadero, celebrate the Navy’s birthday with live bands and an air show by the Blue Angels, during the second week in October.
Single Malt & Scotch Whisky Extravaganza Early in November, the InterContinental Hotel San Francisco hosts an evening of dinner and tastings. It’s provided by the Scotch Malt Whisky Society of America and features over 120 rare single malt whiskies. Additionally provided are: a dinner buffet, imported cigars, and presentations by representatives from each of the respective distilleries.
San Francisco Ballet Nutcracker Experience Tchaikovsky’s traditional holiday ballet performed by the oldest and arguably one of the best ballet companies in the country, beginning mid-December, at the War Memorial Opera House, 301 Van Ness Ave.