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July 7, 2019
| By
Maria Mancuso

Things to Do in San Francisco: Top September Events in San Francisco

San Francisco hosts many fun and entertaining events during the month of September. See this list of just a few of the most popular, ‘Top September Events in San Francisco’ you are sure to enjoy!

San Francisco hosts several great events, festivals, concerts and sporting events in September and this year is no exception!

Below is our latest San Francisco Visitor Blog article, ‘Things to do in San Francisco: Top September Events in San Francisco’ – which features some great events for you to enjoy during your summer visit to San Francisco. 

Art Festival in Sausalito
When: September 1 and 2, 2019
Where: Sausalito
Distance from Hotel Union Square: 10 Miles

Come and celebrate a great collection of art, wine, food and music in the town of Sausalito over Labor Day Weekend. 

This waterfront Art Festival is a great way to enjoy over 260 juried artists, music stages, wine tasting, and food vendors at Marinship Park in Sausalito.

Shakespeare in the Park
When: September 1 - 22, 2019 (also takes place in August)
Where: Various locations in San Francisco
Website: More information 
Distance from Hotel Union Square: Various locations

Enjoy a day or night of Shakespeare in the Park with the free performance of ‘As you like it’ in various locations around San Francisco.  Locations for the performances include Cupertino, Pleasanton, Redwood City, and San Francisco (McLaren Park & the Presidio). 

Free Movies in the Park
When: September 6 - 27, 2019 
Where: Various locations in San Francisco
Website: More information 
Distance from Hotel Union Square: Various locations

Enjoy major hit movies in the various parks playing on giant screens.  Guests often bring picnic dinners and snakes to enjoy under the stars.  Watch Bohemian Rhapsody on Friday, September 6th, 2019 at the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater and ‘Space Jam’ on Friday September 27, 2019 at the India Basin Shoreline Park.

Men drinking beer
Oktoberfest by the Bay! Join in all the fun, food, music and of course the BEER at the famous Pier 35!

Oktoberfest by the Bay
When: September 20 - 22, 2019
Where: Pier 35
Website: More information 
Distance from Hotel Union Square: 2 Miles

Join in all the fun, food, music and of course the BEER at the famous Pier 35! The music will be headlined by the famous Chico Bavarian Band!  Enjoy the costumes, fun, Bratwurst and other genuine German foods.

Crowd at a baseball game
Play Ball!  What better way to close out the summer by taking in a day (or 2) of good ‘ol Baseball at the waterfront Oracle Stadium?

San Francisco Giants Baseball
When: September 2019
Where: Oracle Park
Website: More information 
Distance from Hotel Union Square: 1.8 Miles

Play Ball!  What better way to close out the summer by taking in a day (or 2) of good ‘ol Baseball at the waterfront Oracle Stadium?  The San Francisco Giants will play 14 times during the month of September at the beautiful Oracle Park! You will have an opportunity to watch professional Baseball between the Giants and the Dodgers, Marlins, Rockies, and Pirates!

This latest article, ‘Things to do in San Francisco: Top September Events in San Francisco’ is not a complete list of all the September events, but it is a great start for your planning!  

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