Music lovers dance through Hardly Strictly Bluegrass

Hundreds gathered at San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park Friday, October 6, 2017 for the first day of the annual Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival. Bands such as First Aid Kit, Foy Vance and Brandi Carlile kicked off Friday’s festivities, with Saturday and Sunday bringing more big name artists. Photos by Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner.

Fans dance along to First Aid Kit at the Rooster Stage during the first day of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival Friday, October 5, 2017. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

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Fans dance along to First Aid Kit at the Rooster Stage during the first day of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival Friday, October 6, 2017. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

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