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June 26-27: Pride Parade and Celebration, Cinco y Cinco/Five and Five, Golden Gate Park Band, Birdy, Lance Woods

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The 46th annual Pride Parade promises plenty of festivities down Market Street. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)


Pride Parade and Celebration: The huge 46th annual LGBTQ event has the theme “For Racial and Economic Equality” and includes dozens of contingents and exhibitors, community-run stages and venues. [Parade starts at 10:30 a.m., Market and Beale streets, ends at Market and Eighth streets; Festival: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Civic Center Plaza, Larkin and Grove streets, S.F.]

Cinco y Cinco/Five and Five: The exhibition showcases video, painting, photography and installations by 10 contemporary artists from the U.S., Mexico and Latin America: Victor Cartagena, Rolando Castellon, Adriana Castro, Ana de la Cueva, Lewis deSoto, Juan Jota Leaños, Gera Lozano, Geri Montano, Bernardo Roman Palau and Gustavo Ramos Rivera. [Noon to 4 p.m., Mexican Museum, Fort Mason, Building D, Marina Boulevard and Buchanan Street, S.F.]

Golden Gate Park Band: Michael L. Wirgler leads the group in a concert featuring Scottish dancing and music with the Dunsmuir Dancers. [1 p.m., Music Concourse Drive, Golden Gate Park, S.F.]

Birdy: Born Jasmine van den Bogaerde, the U.K. singer-songwriter is known for her “powerful yet simple tunes that invade the inner consciousness.” [8 p.m., Fillmore, 1805 Geary Blvd., S.F.]

Lance Woods and Friends: The Northern California comic isn’t afraid to hilariously take on racism in his act. [7:30 p.m., Cobb’s Comedy Club, 915 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

The Roots: The American hip hop-neo-soul band was formed in 1987 by Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter and Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson in Philadelphia. [7:30 p.m., Mountain Winery, 14831 Pierce Road, Saratoga]

Confessions of a Catholic Child: Regina Fredrickson invites theater-goers to indulge in a cocktail as she smart-mouths her way to death’s door, mixing bourbon and morphine as she seeks answers to the eternal question, “What’s it all about?” [2 p.m. Exit Theatre, 156 Eddy St., S.F.]

Virgin Territory: Frameline screens the film, “a queer, questioning coming-of-age story about a teenage girl named Cassie who wants to have sex for the first time to commence her journey of sexual exploration.” [11 a.m., Castro Theatre, 429 Castro St., S.F.]


Esmé Patterson: The musician, co-founder of Denver’s beloved indie-folk ensemble Paper Bird, plays from her new album “We Were Wild,” which one critic called “pop with claws.” [8 p.m., Rickshaw Stop, 155 Fell St., S.F.]

Katie Von Schleicher: The singer’s 2015 album “Bleaksploitation” is dark pop that “pits gloomy anguish against high drama.” [8:30 p.m., Hemlock Tavern, 1131 Polk St., S.F.]

Flight of the Conchords; Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement, who bill themselves as “the almost award-winning fourth-most-popular folk duo in New Zealand,” bring their tour to The City. [8 p.m., Masonic, 1111 California St., S.F.]

Vision improvement talk: The free lecture offers information about near-sightedness, far-sightedness and how to overcome computer eyestrain. [7 p.m., School for Self Healing, 2218 48th Ave., S.F.]

Patric Kuh: The multiple-James Beard Award–winning restaurant critic for Los Angeles Magazine is promoting her new publication “Finding the Flavors We Lost: From Bread to Bourbon, How Artisans Reclaimed American Food.” [6:30 p.m., Omnivore Books on Food, 3885a Cesar Chavez St., S.F.]

Dorthe Nors: The Danish writer discusses “So Much for That Winter,” her new volume of novellas and follow-up to “Karate Chop,” her lauded collection of short stories, and first book in English. [7:30 p.m., Green Apple Books, 1321 Ninth Ave., S.F.]

Public health talk; “Public Health, Public Spaces” is a panel discussion with San Francisco planner Lisa Chen and Bay Area scholars addressing what can be done to increase the number of healthy spaces in growing communities. [6:30 p.m,, Commonwealth Club, 555 Post St., S.F.]

Real Estate: (((folkYEAH!))) presents the New Jersey-based indie rock, dream pop, neo-psychedelia band; Terry Malts opens. [9 p.m., Chapel, 777 Valencia St., S.F.]

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