Memorial Day is a great time to visit San Francisco. There are many events all weekend including one of the largest events at the National Cemetery in the Presidio.
Here’s a handy list of some of the best events to help you get around and enjoy Memorial Day Weekend in San Francisco.
Memorial Day: A Day of Honor & Remembrance
Monday, May 26, 2014
Military members, family and friends will honor those that died for our country. The event is held in the National Cemetery. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Free Walking Tours
Enjoy one of the walking tours operated by the San Francisco public library, which are scheduled for Memorial Day Weekend. Learn about the Mission District or the movies Alfred Hitchcock, which were made in San Francisco. No registration or tickets are required. Simply show up at the designated time for the chance to learn more about our beautiful city by the bay.
San Francisco Symphony Performances
The San Francisco Symphony is offering four shows over Memorial Day weekend. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, see MTT and Yuja Wang: Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 4. There is also a second performances on Sunday with Dmitri Hvorostovsky in concert.
Carnival Celebration & Parade
Join the fun in the Mission District on Memorial Day Weekend for the 35th Annual Carnival Celebration. The two-day street fair runs from Saturday morning through Sunday afternoon. Enjoy live music, food and a large parade on Sunday, May 25, 2014. The festival is free.
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