39th Annual Carnaval San Francisco

Carnaval San Francisco

Theme: El Corazón de San Pancho/The Heart of San Francisco. At the 2017 Grand Parade, watch a brilliant procession of contingents, most of which will feature beautifully adorned floats depicting rich multicultural themes and featuring performers who engage and entertain the crowds. Enjoy global cuisine, international music, dance, arts & crafts, and other fun activities and entertainment on every street corner for the entire family to enjoy.

This is what SF/Arts curator Laura Fraenza had to say about 39th Annual Carnaval San Francisco :

A multi-cultural institution of 39 years, the Mission’s Carnaval is gaining national attention with its inclusive tradition of showcasing carnival cultures from Brazil and Bolivia to Trinidad and Tobago, Puerto Rico and Panama and more, with brilliant costumes, vigorous dancing, dynamic drumming, forged by neighborhood locals and drawing thousands to the streets to celebrate el corazon of the city.

Event Info
May 27 → May 28
Festival Sat & Sun 10 am-6 pm; grand parade starts Sun at 9:30 am
Free; Grandstand seating is available for $30
Harrison Street
Harrison Street, San Francisco
Info: 1-800-901-7173 (VIP parade tkts); info: 206-0577
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