For the weekend: Festivals, fairs and parades

There's more to Fleet Week than jets and boats. Here are some weekend events that will provide plenty of entertainment — and traffic.

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival

WHEN: 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday-Sunday

WHERE: Speedway Meadow, Golden Gate Park

TRAFFIC CONCERN: Golden Gate Park streets closed

Chinatown Double-10 Parade

WHEN: 11 a.m. Saturday

WHERE: Starts up Washington Street from Kearny Street, concludes at Union Square

TRAFFIC CONCERN: Walter Lum Street closed between Washington and Clay streets from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Burning Man Decompression

WHEN: Sunday

WHERE: Cafe Cocomo and on Indiana Street between Mariposa and 22nd

TRAFFIC CONCERN: Closure of Indiana Street from Mariposa Street to 22nd Street; 19th and 20th streets from Minnesota Street to Indiana Street from 7 a.m. Sunday to 2 a.m. Monday.

Castro Street Fair

WHEN: Sunday

WHERE: Castro district

TRAFFIC CONCERN: Market Street and Castro Street closed from11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Italian Heritage Parade

WHEN: 12:30 p.m. Sunday

WHERE: Starts from Jefferson and Powell streets, finishes in Washington Square Park

TRAFFIC CONCERN: Closure of Jefferson to Leavenworth streets, Columbus Avenue and Stockton Street to Vallejo Street

Bay Area NewsLocal

If you find our journalism valuable and relevant, please consider joining our Examiner membership program.
Find out more at www.sfexaminer.com/join/

Just Posted

New audio of couple calling police on SF man bolsters racial bias claims, supe says

Pacific Heights incident spurred CAREN Act to outlaw discriminatory reports to police

SFUSD students may start the school year at home

Staff report recommends starting with distance learning in the fall, transitioning to hybrid model

Universities fight new immigration restrictions on international students in court

Local colleges are scrambling to keep international students in the country as… Continue reading

SF library plans to reopen with pickup and drop-off services

Since March, all 28 library locations in San Francisco have been closed… Continue reading

California releasing most prison inmates 12 weeks early to clear space amid coronavirus

California prisons will release inmates as early as 12 weeks ahead of… Continue reading

Most Read