Stern Grove Festival has announced its upcoming 80th season of outdoor summer concerts. All performances are free and start at 2 p.m. at Sigmund Stern Grove park, located at 19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard, in The City.
Here’s the full lineup:
June 25: Kool & the Gang, Quinn DeVeaux
July 2: Fantastic Negrito, Nicki Bluhm and the Gramblers
July 9: San Francisco Symphony
July 16: Eric Burdon and The Animals, The Stone Foxes
July 23: Los Ángeles Azules with Jay de La Cueva and Ximena Sariñana, Ensambles Ballet Folklórico de San Francisco
July 30: San Francisco Ballet
Aug. 6: Amadou & Mariam, Ibibio Sound Machine
Aug. 13: War, Malo
Aug. 20: Brazilian Girls, Moon Hooch
Aug. 27: Mavis Staples, Kev Choice Ensemble
Opening day also features the Big Picnic benefit, a preconcert party at 11:30 a.m. Tickets for the bash begin at $325.
For details, call (415) 252-6252 or visit www.sterngrove.org.