2010 Autumn Moon Festival
09/23/2010 Through 09/26/2010
The Moon Festival, Chinatown's best-attended annual event for several years running, marks a significant holiday on the Chinese lunar calendar. To mark its celebration, several stages throughout Chinatown will feature a variety of live entertainment acts. Among the performers this year will be a host of Asian-themed dancers and drummers, traditional and contemporary musicians including martial artists, and magicians. Hourly lion dance performances will take place along famous Grant Avenue.
Time: Saturday-Sunday 11:00am-6:00pm
(415) 982-6306 URL: www.moonfestival.org
Oktoberfest By The Bay September 23-26, 2010
Bringing Munich's autumn beer festival to the Bay, Oktoberfest features non-stop singing, dancing, music, German food and beverages.
Time: Thursday 3:00pm-12:00pm, Friday 5:00pm-12:00am, Saturday 11:00am-12:00am, Sunday 11:00am-6:00pm
(888) 746-7522 URL: www.oktoberfestbythebay.com