The Fillmore Jazz Festival in San Francisco (every year in July), billed as the “largest free jazz festival on the west coast,” draws crowds of more than 100,000 to celebrate jazz, culture and great food and drinks. The event features up-and-coming jazz fusion and Latin jazz music on multiple stages. You’ll also enjoy more than eight blocks of arts and crafts along Fillmore Street, one of San Francisco’s well known shopping and dining districts.
WHAT: Fillmore Jazz Festival — free fun.
WHEN: Every year in July.
WHERE: Fillmore Street ~ Jackson to Eddy, San Francisco, CA. Streets will be closed to vehicle traffic.
SAVVY TIP: For parking, try The Fillmore Center Garage (Fillmore & Eddy); Japan Town Garage / Kabuki Garage (1600 Geary). Free monitored bicycle parking at O’Farrell & Fillmore Streets.