Yerba Buena Gardens Festival

Mariachi Flor de Toloache opens the 2018 Yerba Buena Gardens Festival -- dozens of free outdoor shows May through October -- at 1 p.m. May 6. (Courtesy Andrei Averbuch)

Free Yerba Buena Gardens fest kicks off with mariachi

It’s time for the 2018 Yerba Buena Gardens Festival, and that means…

 

Arturo O’Farrill brings his big Grammy-winning Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra to The City to kick off the 2017 Yerba Buena Gardens Festival on Sunday. (Courtesy Laura Mariet)

Arturo O’Farrill opens free Yerba Buena Gardens fest

Now in its 17th year, the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival begins at…

 

Percussionist Pedrito Martinez and his band are the first of many exciting performers playing free shows in Yerba Buena Gardens this summer. (Courtesy Tom Ehrlich)

Pedrito Martinez kicks off Yerba Buena Gardens Festival

Now in its 16th year, the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival begins at…

 

COURTESY LYNNE FRIEDOakland-based Blind Tiger Society is among many dance troupes appearing in SAFEhouse Arts' eighth summer performance series from July 8-12 at ODC Theater in The City

Performing arts aplenty

Dance, opera, symphonic, choral and jazz music are blooming in a season…

COURTESY LYNNE FRIEDOakland-based Blind Tiger Society is among many dance troupes appearing in SAFEhouse Arts' eighth summer performance series from July 8-12 at ODC Theater in The City
courtesy photoRufus Wainwright plays a Stern Grove concert on July 27.

Free summer concerts at Stern Grove, Yerba Buena Gardens announced

It’s almost summer in The City — time for a plethora of…

courtesy photoRufus Wainwright plays a Stern Grove concert on July 27.