California Concerts


San Francisco Summer Concerts

Stern Grove June-August

Stern Grove Free Summer Concerts
19th Avenue & Sloat Blvd.
San Francisco, CA

2019 Concerts

2 p.m.

June 16, 2019 Digable Planets | Bang Data

June 23, 2019 Los Van Van | Banda Sin Nombre

June 30, 2019 Galactic | Baby & The Luvies

July 7, 2019 San Francisco Symphony
Edwin Outwater, Conductor

July 14, 2019  Mitski | Madeline Kenney

July 21, 2019 Toots And The Maytals | Lee Fields And The Expressions

July 28, 2019 San Francisco Ballet
Helgi Tomasson, Artistic Director

August 4 The Psychedelic Furs

August 11 Pink Martini | Barrio Manouche

August 18, 2019 The Isley Brothers
The Big Picnic, 11:30 a.m. Tickets: $325-650

RULES & REGS: The concerts begin at 2 p.m. The Concert Meadow is closed to admittance once capacity is reached. The best way to ensure you will have a seat is to get there early. At least one person must be present in order to stake your claim to space no larger than 8 x 10 feet.

Tents, large tables, and large shade structures are prohibited. Beach umbrellas must be down prior to the performance or if asked by a member of the Stern Grove Festival staff. Chairs should be low to the ground and have backs at shoulder height. No highback chairs.

A limited number of picnic table seats are awarded through a weekly Picnic Table Lottery. Households can enter to receive six picnic table seats at one concert per season. Entries will be chosen at random and notified the week before the concert. Entries must be received by the Monday before the concert you want to attend. Households may submit one entry per concert or choose multiple concert dates on one entry. Duplicate entries are discarded. Enter at

2018 Peabo Bryoson & Jeffrey Osborne|  Ziggy Marley | Flavia Coelho |  M. Ward | Thao & The Get Down Stay Down | Mexican Institute Of Sound With Special Guests | Ginkgoa | Anoushka Shankar, Land Of Gold | Han Han | San Francisco Symphony | Jayce Ogren, Conductor  |  San Francisco Ballet | Helgi Tomasson, Artistic Director | Femi Kuti And The Positive Force | Sol Development | Ronnie Spector And The Ronettes | The Humidors  | The Revolution | Big Blu Soul Revue

2017: Mavis Staples | Kev Choice Ensemble | Brazilian Girls | Moon Hooch | WAR | Malo | Amadou & Mariam | Ibibio Sound Machine | San Francisco Ballet | Los Angeles Azules | featuring Ximena Sarinana and Kinky | Ensambles Ballet Folklorico de San Francisco | Eric Burdon and the Animals | The Stone Foxes | San Francisco Symphony | Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers | Fantastic Negrito | Kool & The Gang | Quinn DeVeaux

2016: Janelle Monae | George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic | Hieroglyphics | San Francisco Symphony | Joan Osborne's Soul Revue | Julieta Venegas | San Francisco Ballet | The O'Jays | Atomic Bomb! | The New Pornographers

2015: The Doobie Brothers | The California Honeydrops | Pacific Mambo Orchestra with Sheila E. and Marlow Rosado | Randy Newman | San Francisco Symphony | Amy Hanaiali'i | tUnE-yArDs| San Francisco Ballet| Mary Chapin Carpenter| Morris Day And The Time | Zakiya Harris

2014: Smokey Robinson | Patti Austin | Rufus Wainwright | Quartet San Francisco | Allen Stone
Yuna | Andrew Bird And The Hands Of Glory| Todd Sickafoose's Tiny Resistors | San Francisco Symphony | Funky Meters | Sugar Pie DeSanto | Sergio Mendes | LoCura | The Zombies | Vetiver

Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.

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