San Francisco’s 59th annual North Beach Festival (June 15 – 16, 2013), in San Francisco’s Little Italy, is a free event that presents an interesting array of juried arts and crafts exhibits and art for sale, all with an Italian flavor and flair. The 2013 event will feature three stages of live entertainment, Italian street painting, more than 125 arts and crafts booths, 20 gourmet food booths, beverage gardens, children’s activities and the blessing of the animals.
WHAT: North Beach Festival 2013 is FREE.
WHEN: June 15 – 16, 2013, 10 am to 6 pm.
WHERE: Little Italy, in the North Beach district, San Francisco, on Grant Avenue (the oldest street in San Francisco) between Columbus and Filbert; Columbus Avenue between Broadway and Green; and Vallejo and Green Street between Grant Avenue and Columbus.
SAVVY TIP: Parking is available at 735 Vallejo (south side of street) between Stockton and Powell, 766 Vallejo (north side of street above Central Station) between Stockton and Powell and on Filbert between Columbus and Mason.