The San Francisco Symphony, and its music director is Michael Tilson Thomas, have been a fixture in the city for classical music lovers. Most of their concerts concerts take place at Davies Symphony Hall, in the Civic Center area. But throughout the year you can also enjoy their concerts at other locations around the city, like Stern Grove and Dolores Park, and the Symphony’s popular 4th of July Fireworks Concert.
SF Symphony often makes tickets available for less for certain performances. I list any current offers at the bottom of this page.
WHERE: Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness San Francisco CA 94102.
SAVVY TIP: Davies Symphony Hall is located in the Civic Center area of San Francisco, between Van Ness, Franklin, Hayes, and Grove Streets. Get there from Muni Metro (Van Ness or Civic Center stations) or BART (Civic Center station).
DEALS: When discount tickets are available (usually for around half off), you’ll see them listed at the bottom of this page.
Davies Symphony Hall – SavvyTix
Discount Tickets 50% Off
FYI: If you don’t see a link above, check back later as more tickets are added.
Other Ways to Save
- Rush Tickets — You can sometimes get $20 rush tickets for select performances (limited),
- Student Tickets — The SF Symphony offers 50% off subscription concert tickets for students.
- The Cheap Seats — For select concerts you can get Terrace Seating (behind the stage) starting at $15 on the SF Symphony’s website.
- Group Discount — Groups of 10 or more can save 25% on most concerts. Contact the Symphony directly.
San Francsico Symphony 2015 – 2016 Schedule Highlights
Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 5 Oct 15-18
Sibelius’s Symphony No. 5 Oct 22-24
Saint-Saëns’s Organ Symphony Nov 4-6
Beethoven’s Eroica Symphony Nov 8
Dvořák’s New World Symphony Jan 14-16
Simon Trpčeski: Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 1 Oct 22-24
Emanuel Ax: Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto Jan 14-16
Stephen Hough: Saint-Saëns’s Egyptian Concerto Jan 28-31
Yuja Wang: Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3 Feb 21
Maria João Pires: Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3 Feb 25-27
The Nightmare Before Christmas: Nov 27-28
It’s a Wonderful Life: Dec 11-12
Vertigo: Feb 12-13
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial: Mar 23, 25-26
The French Connection
Bizet, Ravel, and more: Nov 4-6
European Exoticism: Jan 28-31
Denève conducts Connesson: Feb 18-20
Dutoit conducts Berlioz: Mar 17-19