San Francisco September 2022

San Francisco September 2022 Events

San Francisco September 2022 Events

San Francisco in September is the Perfect Time to be Outside

Average temperature low and high: 56°- 71°
Sunny, cool, and beautiful, September is San Francisco's warmest month, topping out merely in the 70s. The weather makes it the perfect time to head out, perhaps with a light jacket, and enjoy San Francisco. Whether it's a taste of history and San Fran's unique culture, a bike ride across a marvel of engineering, or anything else that might cross your mind, San Francisco has you covered. The State of California will lift their mask mandates on June 15th to align with CDC guidelines.

September Event Calendar

Northern California Rum Festival

Northern California Rum Festival

Join in the 7th annual Northern California Rum Festival. The event features more than 20 Rum brands serving delicious rums to about 700 to 800 participants. With lots of educational events and tastings, the NoCal Rum Festival is divided into several sessions starting from 2 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. 

Monterey Jazz Festival

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Listen to the smooth, dulcet tones of the best jazz musicians at the Monterey Jazz Festival.  Nine stages will feature five hundred musicians, and in between performances, attendees are free to sit in on seminars, lectures, and workshops.  Local restaurants and food trucks will be supplying an array of culinary options, and booths will be displaying handcrafted goods from local artisans.  

Whiskies of the World - San Francisco

Whiskies of the World - San Francisco

Combine your love of great whiskey, delicious food and music aboard a beautiful yacht looking over the San Francisco Bay. The semi-annual event will bring together the finest group of distillers from all over the world to share their knowledge and provide samples of all types of whiskey. Over 100 whiskies including Bourbon, Irish, Scotch, Japanese and more will be featured so you can try and compare the different flavors and notes. 

There will also be an opportunity to meet the distillers, participate in a Whiskey Masterclass and sign up for the Cigar and Whisky pairing. 

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Startup World Cup

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Pegasus Tech Ventures is bringing the Startup World Cup to San Francisco. It will feature conferences and competitions that bring together the top startups, investors, entrepreneurs, and tech CEOs from around the world. Competitors will compete for a top prize of a $1 million investment. Anyone interested in competing can register online.

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass

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Don't miss the best Bluegrass music festival in the Bay area.  Hardly Strictly Bluegrass has remained completely free and unsponsored since its conception in 2001, and has featured such names as Emmylou Harris, Hazel Dickens, and Ricky Skaggs, to name a few.  In between sets, grab delicious food from local vendors and meet other bluegrass lovers.


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This family fun event features more than 400 unique vendors with handmade items, art, photography, clothing, furniture, and more. There are scavenger hunts and games for the kids too. 

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How Weird Street Faire

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Get weird and wild at the How Weird Street Faire.  The electronica-focused festival features attendees in wild costumes, fashion shows, workshops, and various booths displaying the work and mission of local and international non-profit organizations.  Don't miss the quirkiest festival on the West Coast.

Day to Night Festival

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This single-day festival combines the beautiful, small island of Treasure Island with an eclectic mix of EDM. The Day and Night Festival aims to take the party to another level. Dance in the sun and into the moonlight by buying your tickets here.

FISHER: Bay Area Block Party

FISHER: Bay Area Block Party

Take a trip down to Oakland for the second annual FISHER: Bay Area Block Party. It will feature vintage culture, live music, great food and drinks, and more. 

San Francisco Chinatown Autumn Moon Festival

San Francisco Chinatown Autumn Moon Festival

Experience San Francisco's Chinatown culture at this annual celebration. The Chinatown Autumn Moon Festival will feature two days of entertainment, food, lion dancers and dragon parades, and more. It's an experience you won't want to miss out on. 

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San Francisco Events in September


Theater & Headliners



Upcoming events

Fri, Sep 30 at Oasis DOLLY - The Concert Cabaret
Fri, Sep 30 at Monarch GHEIST (Live) | Rooz | Borzu | Saint Charles | Allizen
Fri, Sep 30 at The Great Northern Club 90's Presents: Club Renaissance
Fri, Sep 30 at Love and Propaganda Formula 415 feat. DJ Scene & J. Espinosa
Fri, Sep 30 at Oasis SAFADA 2000
Fri, Sep 30 at Grand Nightclub LATINO FRIDAY
Things to do in San Francisco

Things to Do in San Francisco in September

Bike across the Golden Gate Bridge

Bike across the Golden Gate Bridge
The Golden Gate Bridge is an icon of San Francisco and the most photographed bridge in the world. However, why see it, when you can conquor the 1.7 miles of steel and asphalt by biking from one end to the other. Open from sunrise to sunset, you can stop by Golden Gate Bridge Bike Rentals near the bridge, where rentals start at $36 a day.

Go vintage shopping in Haight Ashbury

Go vintage shopping in Haight Ashbury
The Haight-Ashbury District was once central to the counterculture movement of the 1960s. Once the home to rock stars like Janis Joplin, Grace Slick, and Jimi Hendrix, Haight-Ashbury is a mix of the past and present. Murals and monuments dot the homes and vintage clothing stores that evoke the free spirit of the 1960s.