San Francisco August 2020 Events

Near the end of summer, temperatures in the Bay begin to warm up. Expect an average low of 55°F and average high of 68°F. August in San Francisco is also known as the best month to swim in the sea, with the highest sea temperature out of the entire year.

August Event Calendar

Festival of the Sea

Date to be confirmed
The Hyde Street Pier

The Festival of the Sea is an excellent choice for people looking forward to attending a free-of-cost event at the end of the month. Festival of the sea includes live performances, music, and kids’ crafts.

The 420 Games Cannabis Event

Date to be confirmed
Golden Gate Park MAP

Contrary to what the name suggests, the 420 Games do not include any cannibal activities but instead,  promotes the beneficial and healthful use of cannabis. In addition, the event has a 4.2-mile run, live music, speaker, comedy performances, and a beer garden.

Polk Street Blues Festival

Date to be confirmed
Polk Street MAP
Polk Street Blues Festival

While featuring arts, crafts, beverages, food vendors, and live performances, the Polk Street Blues Festival will also include two stages for the blues. There is an adequate seating arrangement at Polk Street Festival, and it is available to all ages. Free event.

Philippines Weekend

Date to be confirmed
Yerba Buena Gardens MAP
Philippines Weekend

The Pistahan Parade and Festival starts with a mesmerizing yet colorful parade at 11 a.m. at the Civic Centre. The Parade ends at the Yerba Buena Garden. In addition, the parade often features Filipino art, music, dance, food, and beverages. It’s free and available to all ages.

Polynesian Festival

Date to be confirmed
Marina Green West MAP
Polynesian Festival

Join in the Famous 7th annual Polynesian Aloha Festival for fun, live performances, craft booths, food vendors, cultural dances, and traditional yet cultural demonstrations. There is also a children’s area, and it’s free and available to all ages.

Things to Do in San Francisco in August

San Francisco Concerts in August

  • 08/01/2020 Mean Girls Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/01/2020 Ministry, KMFDM & Front Line Assembly Warfield Buy Tickets
  • 08/01/2020 Ronny Chieng Masonic Auditorium At Nob Hill Masonic Center Buy Tickets
  • 08/01/2020 Airborne Toxic Event Davies Symphony Hall Buy Tickets
  • 08/01/2020 Mean Girls Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/01/2020 Ozomatli The Fillmore Buy Tickets
  • 08/01/2020 Billy Bragg The Chapel Buy Tickets
  • 08/01/2020 Ronny Chieng Masonic Auditorium At Nob Hill Masonic Center Buy Tickets
  • 08/02/2020 Mean Girls Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/02/2020 Mean Girls Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/03/2020 PGA Championship - Monday (Time: TBD) Harding Park Golf Course Buy Tickets
  • 08/04/2020 PGA Championship - Tuesday (Time: TBD) Harding Park Golf Course Buy Tickets
  • 08/04/2020 Brandy Clark The Great American Music Hall Buy Tickets
  • 08/05/2020 PGA Championship - Wednesday (Time: TBD) Harding Park Golf Course Buy Tickets
  • 08/05/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/05/2020 Guns N' Roses AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/05/2020 Camila Cabello Chase Center Buy Tickets
  • 08/05/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/06/2020 PGA Championship - Thursday (Time: TBD) Harding Park Golf Course Buy Tickets
  • 08/06/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/06/2020 Brian Posehn Cobb's Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/07/2020 PGA Championship - Friday (Time: TBD) Harding Park Golf Course Buy Tickets
  • 08/07/2020 Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival (Time: TBD) - Friday Golden Gate Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/07/2020 Brian Posehn Cobb's Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/07/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/07/2020 Brian Posehn Cobb's Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/08/2020 PGA Championship - Saturday (Time: TBD) Harding Park Golf Course Buy Tickets
  • 08/08/2020 Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival (Time: TBD) - Saturday Golden Gate Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/08/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/08/2020 Dita Von Teese Palace Of Fine Arts Buy Tickets
  • 08/08/2020 Brian Posehn Cobb's Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/08/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/08/2020 Brian Posehn Cobb's Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/09/2020 PGA Championship - Sunday (Time: TBD) Harding Park Golf Course Buy Tickets
  • 08/09/2020 Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival (Time: TBD) - Sunday Golden Gate Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/09/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/09/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/09/2020 Dita Von Teese Palace Of Fine Arts Buy Tickets
  • 08/10/2020 Dita Von Teese Palace Of Fine Arts Buy Tickets
  • 08/11/2020 San Francisco Giants vs. Los Angeles Dodgers AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/11/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/11/2020 Fu Manchu The Great American Music Hall Buy Tickets
  • 08/12/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/12/2020 San Francisco Giants vs. Los Angeles Dodgers AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/12/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/13/2020 San Francisco Giants vs. Los Angeles Dodgers AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/13/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/13/2020 The Mavericks The Fillmore Buy Tickets
  • 08/13/2020 Chad Daniels Punch Line Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/13/2020 Heather McMahan Palace Of Fine Arts Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 San Francisco Giants vs. Colorado Rockies AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 Chad Daniels Punch Line Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire - Film With Live Orchestra Davies Symphony Hall Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 Heather McMahan Palace Of Fine Arts Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 Shinedown Warfield Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 Fruition The Independent Buy Tickets
  • 08/14/2020 Chad Daniels Punch Line Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 San Francisco Giants vs. Colorado Rockies AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire - Film With Live Orchestra Davies Symphony Hall Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 Chad Daniels Punch Line Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 Drive By Truckers The Fillmore Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 Monophonics The Independent Buy Tickets
  • 08/15/2020 Chad Daniels Punch Line Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/16/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/16/2020 San Francisco Giants vs. Colorado Rockies AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/16/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/16/2020 Silverstein, Four Year Strong & I The Mighty The Regency Ballroom Buy Tickets
  • 08/18/2020 The Lumineers Chase Center Buy Tickets
  • 08/18/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/18/2020 Tony Bennett Davies Symphony Hall Buy Tickets
  • 08/18/2020 Grant Lyon Album Release Party Show Punch Line Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/19/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/19/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/20/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/20/2020 Josh Ritter Herbst Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/21/2020 Deon Cole Cobb's Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/21/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/22/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/22/2020 Deon Cole Cobb's Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/22/2020 NF - Nate Feuerstein Bill Graham Civic Auditorium Buy Tickets
  • 08/22/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/22/2020 Whethan Warfield Buy Tickets
  • 08/22/2020 Deon Cole Cobb's Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/23/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/23/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/23/2020 Bing and Ruth The Great American Music Hall Buy Tickets
  • 08/23/2020 David Spade Palace Of Fine Arts Buy Tickets
  • 08/24/2020 San Francisco Giants vs. San Diego Padres AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/24/2020 The Tallest Man on Earth The Great American Music Hall Buy Tickets
  • 08/25/2020 San Francisco Giants vs. San Diego Padres AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/25/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/25/2020 The Killers Chase Center Buy Tickets
  • 08/25/2020 Kurt Vile & Cate Le Bon Castro Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/25/2020 Doug Stanhope Cobb's Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/25/2020 Eric Schwartz Punch Line Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/25/2020 The Tallest Man on Earth The Great American Music Hall Buy Tickets
  • 08/26/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/26/2020 San Francisco Giants vs. San Diego Padres AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/26/2020 Strawberry Girls Brick & Mortar Music Hall Buy Tickets
  • 08/26/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/26/2020 Doug Stanhope Cobb's Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/26/2020 The KVB The Chapel Buy Tickets
  • 08/26/2020 The Tallest Man on Earth The Great American Music Hall Buy Tickets
  • 08/27/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/27/2020 Doug Stanhope Cobb's Comedy Club Buy Tickets
  • 08/28/2020 San Francisco Giants vs. Kansas City Royals AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/28/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/29/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/29/2020 San Francisco Giants vs. Kansas City Royals AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/29/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/29/2020 Last Podcast On The Left Masonic Auditorium At Nob Hill Masonic Center Buy Tickets
  • 08/29/2020 Josh Kelley The Independent Buy Tickets
  • 08/30/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 08/30/2020 San Francisco Giants vs. Kansas City Royals AT&T Park Buy Tickets
  • 08/30/2020 My Fair Lady Golden Gate Theatre Buy Tickets

Upcoming Nightclub Events

Sat, Aug 01 at DNA Lounge Bootie Mashup
Fri, Aug 07 at Audio PHANTOMS (DJ Set)
Thu, Aug 13 at 1015 Folsom PHAELEH at 1015 Folsom
Fri, Aug 21 at Audio MAT ZO