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The Commons Block Party

SF Civic Center, UN Plaza, and Fulton Street present their third-Thursday iteration of The Commons Block Party. Curated by Bay Area music and culture champion, Noise Pop, this FREE family-friendly event will feature three stages of live music, a food truck marketplace, and entertainment from various local businesses and organizations.

Join us for our Outdoor Art Gallery by Tenderloin Museum, a boutique collection of works for sale from past and future Tenderloin Museum artists such as photographers J.B. Higgins, Darwin Bell, and Marissa Patrice Leitman, and painter Ira Watkins. Jazz music will be performed by former Tenderloin Museum collaborator and Tenderloin youth advocate, Tomas Jay.

About The Commons Block Party:

The Commons Block Party on 3rd Thursdays is a series of FREE events held on four nights, one each month from 5:00 to 9:00 pm.

Headlining the September event will be French Cassettes and EagleWolfSnake on Fulton Street, Omega LIVE band in Civic Center Plaza and DUCKWRTH in UN Plaza – unique and compelling performers highlighting the diversity in San Francisco’s music scene.

The events encompass the linked public spaces in Civic Center Commons: Civic Center Plaza, UN Plaza and Fulton Street, between the Asian Art Museum and the San Francisco Main Public Library.

The Commons Block Party on 9/21 adds FREE skating & rentals from The Church of 8 Wheels Listen 2 FREE music while you skate.

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Earlier Event: September 14
Beautiful By Night + Queens At Heart
Later Event: September 26
The Compton's Cafeteria Riot