Experience world-class symphony, opera, dance, world music and more in an unparalleled outdoor setting. The newly renovated concert meadow is best known as the home of the Stern Grove Festival, a beloved San Francisco institution that presents free cultural performances every summer. Come early, bring a picnic and relax on the groomed lawn amid eucalyptus and pine groves.
There’s more than music on the menu: historic Stern Grove is a full outdoor recreation complex with athletic fields, courts, a children’s playground and dog play area. Play tennis or croquet, pitch horseshoes or toss a Frisbee. Walk or jog around Pine Lake, or reserve Trocadero House for private events.
Here’s a rundown of parks affected by the current storm (updated at 11:44 a.m. on 2/14/19): Stern Grove is currently closed due to stormy weather. Chain of Lakes Drive in Golden Gate Park is now open after crews removed a downed tree. All grass athletic fields and diamonds, including Silver … Continue reading
Due to the upcoming storm, we will be closing Stern Grove for Wednesday, February 13. In addition, all grass fields, diamonds and the Silver Terrace Baseball dirt infield will be closed. Please check back for updates on this and other park’s statuses tomorrow. To report downed trees or any other … Continue reading
Join the San Francisco Parks Alliance on Saturday, September 16 from 6 to 11 p.m. for the annual Party for the Parks, this year at Stern Grove. Party for the Parks is a unique, lively evening filled with signature cocktails, spectacular dinner stations by McCall’s Catering and dancing late into the night … Continue reading
The 80th season of the the Stern Grove Festival is in full swing! The Festival features free Sunday concerts throughout the summer. Every year since 1938, the Stern Grove Festival Association, in partnership with SF Rec and Park, presents an admission-free performing arts series in Sigmund Stern Grove’s beautiful outdoor amphitheater … Continue reading
Scaregrove, our annual family-friendly Halloween event at Sigmund Stern Grove, happens on Friday, October 28, from 3-9 p.m., featuring costume contests, haunted houses, hay rides, carnival rides, giant inflatables, food for sale … Continue reading