Planning your June activities in the City by the Bay? Mark your calendars for these exciting events across SF:
- Union Street Music Festival
June 2-3 | Union Street, between Gough and Steiner
This 40-year-old community event is spread out over five blocks to showcase local musical talent, arts and crafts, and various community groups and advocacies.
- San Francisco Jazz Festival
June 5-17 | SFJAZZ Center
Offering more than 30 shows over a two-week stretch, this music festival features performances from contemporary jazz stars, alongside tribute, shows dedicated to legends like Oscar Peterson.
- Crossroads Film Festival
June 7-10 | San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Avant-garde forms of cinema claim the spotlight at the SFMOMA’s Phyllis Wattis Theater and Gina and Stuart Peterson White Box in this film festival’s 9th year.
- AIGA San Francisco Design Week
June 7-15 | Various venues
Discover breakthroughs in modern design, from practical applications in fashion and architecture to lifestyle changing tech innovations. 60 studio tours and 75 events are planned for this event.
- Queer Women of Color Film Festival
June 8-10 | Brava Theater, San Francisco
Designed to immerse, empower, and enlighten audiences, this event celebrates the power of filmmaking as a vehicle for shattering stereotypes and inspiring social improvement.
- Haight Ashbury Street Fair
June 10 | San Jose Municipal Stadium, San Jose
The Haight-Ashbury district’s prominent role in shaping the American cultural, political, and social landscape in the 1960s is celebrated in this festival of music, arts and crafts, and food.
- Across the Bay 12K and 5K
June 10 | Starting points in San Francisco and Sausalito, CA
Now on its 35th year, this event features a scenic 12-kilometer run from Sausalito to Aquatic Park that crosses the Golden Gate Bridge.
- San Francisco Black Film Festival
June 14-17 | San Jose Municipal Stadium, San Jose
Offering a diverse selection of works from established and up-and-coming African-American filmmakers, this event is a world-renowned celebration of the African cultural diaspora.
- Frameline42, San Francisco International LGBTQ Film Festival
June 14-24 | Castro Theatre
This is the largest and longest-running LGBTQ cinema exhibition in the world. The Frameline festival is now on its 42nd year.
- North Beach Festival
June 16-17| Near Washington Square Park
Enjoy a classic San Francisco street fair experience with live entertainment, Italian street painting, and arts and crafts competitions. Expect gourmet food and beverage gardens, too.
- San Francisco Pride Celebration and Parade
June 23-24 | Various venues
A celebration of color, personality, love, and humanity, San Francisco’s 47th annual Pride Month celebration culminates with a festive pride march from the Embarcadero to the Civic Center.
- Fillmore Jazz Festival
June 30-July 1 | Fillmore Street, between Jackson and Eddy
Jazz fans have plenty to look forward to at the end of June, when the city puts together three stages of continuous performances and more than 300 artists’ booths.
With an events lineup like this, there’s no question that San Francisco is one of the liveliest places to live. Make this vibrant lifestyle yours by exploring the website for property options. For inquiries, get in touch with us, Bernie and Mike Homes, at 415.906.6000 or 415.308.4281.