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Yerba Buena Gardens

Embrace your every mood, find green relief and celebrate diversity amid landscaped lawns, serene waterfalls and colorful gardens at the cultural heart of San Francisco.

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Upcoming Events at Yerba Buena Gardens

Esplanade Maintenance | Yerba Buena Gardens
Partial Esplanade Closure | Scheduled Maintenace Time: November 26 @ 7:00 am – December 23 @ 10:00 pm
The Esplanade will be closed with restricted access for scheduled MAINTENANCE.
Hands-on Gardening for Kids | Yerba Buena Gardens
Learning Days for Kids in the Garden Time: December 1 @ 1:00 pm – December 1 @ 2:30 pm
Bring your kids for a hands-on exploration of native plants, life cycles, beneficial insects and more.
Parol Lantern Festival | Yerba Buena Gardens
Parol Lantern Festival Time: December 14 @ 4:00 pm – December 14 @ 8:30 pm
Join us for the Parol Lantern Festival and holiday celebration in Jessie Square.

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Children’s Creativity Museum

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Community celebration marks New Era for YBG

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Performing Art

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival | Yerba Buena Gardens

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival

Take a magic carpet ride through the arts by attending one of our free, work-class performances.

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Tot Lot + Learning Garden | Yerba Buena Gardens

The new Tot Lot and Learning Garden is now open

The new Tot Lot and Learning Garden at YBG features play structures for pint size imaginations and a hands-on area for tots to learn gardening.

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Maintenance Activity | Temporary Area Closures

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