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Annual Events

October 2003

November 2003

December 2003

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October 4-5
Reggae In the Park.
A multicultural event featuring world music, reggae, arts, crafts and international food.
Sharon Meadow, Golden Gate Park,

October 4-5
Great San Francisco Crystal Fair.
Fort Mason Center, 383-7837

October 4-26 (Weekends)
San Francisco Open Studios.
The public will have access to over 700 artists’ studios every weekend. Visitors can browse paintings, sculpture, mixed media, ceramics, printmaking, furniture, glass, jewelry and photography.
Various locations,,

October 5
Castro Street Fair.
This festival will feature food, arts, crafts and a variety of retail items.
Castro Street, 841-1824

October 11-13
AT&T Fleet Week Airshow
Pay tribute to the men and women of our nation's marine services. View dynamic aerial performances by the Blue Angels.
Embarcadero and Fisherman's Wharf,

October 12
San Francisco Italian Heritage Parade and Festival.
The City celebrates its Italian heritage with a lively parade through North Beach, beginning at 1:30 pm.
Fisherman’s Wharf and North Beach, 434-1492

October 17-19
Oktoberfest 2002.
Non-stop entertainment, German beer and cuisine. (510) 553-9001

October 18
Exotic Erotic Ball.
An evening of entertainment and dancing, with revelers wearing outrageous costumes. Recommended for adults only.
Cow Palace,,
1-888-EXOTIC-6; (415) 567-BALL (in SF)

October 23- November 10 (Tentative)
San Francisco Jazz Festival.
One of San Francisco’s biggest and best musical festivals features local, national and international jazz artist performances at locations throughout San Francisco. The line-up includes many renowned musicians.
Various locations,,
788-7353, (800) 850-7353

October 24 – November 2
Grand National Rodeo, Horse and Stock Show.
Enjoy concerts, art, food, livestock and rodeo competitions at this year's Grand Nationals.
Cow Palace,,

October 30-November 2
San Francisco Fall Antiques Show.
Over 65 distinguished antique dealers from America and Europe sell a broad range of antique merchandise.
Fort Mason Center, 546-6661

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November 6-13
American Indian Film Festival.
Palace of Fine Arts Theater,,

November 8-11
Film Arts Festival of Independent Cinema.
Castro Theater, 552-3456

November 15-17
Harvest Festival and Christmas Crafts Market.
Concourse Exhibition Center, (707) 778-6300

November 21
Embarcadero Center Lighting Ceremony & Celebration.
Embarcadero Center, 772-0753

November 22-November 30
San Francisco International Automobile Show.
Moscone Center,,

November 22-23 & November 30–December 1
Celebration of Craftswomen.
Festival Pavilion, Fort Mason Center,

November 28
Ghirardelli Square Tree Lighting Ceremony,

November 29 - Dec. 21 (Weekends)
Great Dickens Christmas Fair.
Cow Palace, 897-4555

November 30
Run to the Far Side.
10K and 5K footraces through scenic Golden Gate Park begin and end at the California Academy of Sciences,

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December 10-29
San Francisco Ballet Nutcracker.
America’s oldest ballet company, regarded as one of its finest presents Tchaikovsky’s beloved family classic every December. War Memorial Opera House, 865-2000

December 15
Christmas at Sea, a family holiday event aboard the historic Balclutha.
Crafts, storytelling and a visit with Santa.
San Francisco Maritime Park, Hyde Street Pier,
561- 6662

December 31
San Francisco Bowl.
Second NCAA Bowl Game in San Francisco.
Pacific Bell Park, 947-BOWL

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