Celebrate Stern Grove Festival's 80th Season at The Big Picnic starring Kool & The Gang! Local R&B and funk musician Quinn DeVeaux opens the show. The Big Picnic Concert is admission free and open to the public. Seating in the concert meadow is first-come, first-served.
The Big Picnic is a fundraising event benefiting Stern Grove Festival and its mission to present admission-free concerts and outreach programs to the people of the Bay Area.
The venerable San Francisco summer concert series lifts off with a joyous blast of funk from the groove merchants who topped the charts in the 1970s and ’80s with hits like “Celebration” and “Jungle Boogie.”