San Francisco The Club’s San Francisco Free Folk Festival, our biggest and oldest festival, takes place in June each year. It draws over 1000 people, with five music workshop spaces, two performance stages, two dance workshop spaces, a family program, an open mic, a storytelling program and more! Admission is free; the performers, the organizing committee, and all festival staff volunteer their time. For more information, visit the San Francisco Free Festival website. Please note: the 2020 SF Free Festival has been cancelled due to the coronavirus situation. We are now working on putting together some kind of online alternative.
El Cerrito Our El Cerrito Free Folk Festival happens every October, with a full schedule of performers, workshops and dance. There are two main stages, as well as a number of smaller performance areas for indoor and outdoor jams. Admission is free; the performers, the organizing committee, and all festival staff volunteer their time. For more information, visit the El Cerrito Free Festival website.