Blending art and soul in one of the country’s most unique neighborhoods, the Fillmore Jazz Festival is the largest free jazz festival on the West Coast, drawing over 100,000 visitors over the Independence Day weekend. From sunup to sundown, visitors can groove to the sounds of live music from multiple stages, browse offerings of over 12 blocks of fine art and crafts and enjoy gourmet food and beverages. Asian to Cajun, paintings to pottery, old favorites and new directions, the Fillmore Jazz Festival is not to be missed.
This year’s entertainment continues the tradition of showcasing outstanding artists from across the Jazz spectrum. The best talent the Bay has to offer is showcased on the Festival’s stages, from up-and-coming jazz fusion and latin-flavored acts to seasoned crooners belting out jazz standards. Vendors offer some of the most delicious and eclectic foods available in the city, embracing flavors from New Orleans soul food to Thai Curry, making this an event to please all the senses.
July 6th and 7th, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Fillmore Street between Jackson and Eddy
Free to attend.
For more information go to www.fillmorejazzfestival.com