Zumba in Civic Center

Zumba instructor Matt Ziegler leads classes in Civic Center Plaza (weather permitting). 

Holiday Fanfare Concert Series

The Civic Center Community Benefit District's festive Holiday Fanfare pop-up concerts, featuring musicians from District arts and cultural organizations, return for December 2021!

Hayes Valley Holiday Stroll

A festive celebration, the Hayes Valley Holiday Stroll (previously known as the Hayes Valley Block Party) returns for its 31st year on December 3, 5-9pm!

Holiday Soul at the SF Symphony

Featuring "soul, jazz, and Christmas classics," this festive performance by Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir with the SF Symphony will deliver "vocal fireworks and inspirational energy." Also featuring vocalist Yolanda Adams, it'll be "a holiday concert that’s sure to lift your spirits." Tickets and more information on the SF Symphony site.

SF Ballet’s Nutcracker

Returning to the stage with a live audience in December, San Francisco Ballet's Nutcracker will delight audiences as times before.

Holiday Gaiety at the SF Symphony

A holiday variety show featuring conductor Edwin Outwater and drag sensation Peaches Christ as co-emcees, the festive performances feature holiday hits played by the SF Symphony along with a stellar lineup of guests.