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Pistahan Festival 2019 celebrates Filipino community in SF
August 10 @ 11:00 am - August 11 @ 5:00 pm UTC+0FREE
Join us on August 10 + 11, 2019, to celebrate San Francisco’s diversity and the rich Filipino community at the Pistahan Parade + Festival.
Experience the best of Filipino art, dance, music, and food at the Pistahan Festival. Organized by the Filipino American Arts Exposition, this two-day event represents the largest celebration of Filipino Americans in the U.S.
Make your plans now as Pistahan is expected to draw thousands of people. This unique cultural event and celebration offer fun for the entire family and, best of all, admission is FREE!
Pistahan kicks off with a street parade
The Pistahan Parade kicks off the event on Saturday, August 10 and will feature:
- Colorful themed floats
- Marching high school bands
- A Giant Human Philippines Flag
- An Jeepney driving down Market Street
- A Mega-Dance Cultural Contingent
- SF Giants Super Fans
- Various local celebrities
- The Bayanihan of San Francisco
The celebration continues at Yerba Buena Gardens
Following the Parade on Saturday, August 10, the Pistahan Festival continues on Sunday, August 11 at Yerba Buena Gardens from 11am to 5pm right in the cultural heart of the city.
The festival will feature many PAVILIONS for exploration, discovery, and learning. There will also be lots of family fun with food contests and plenty of games and prizes too.
Come celebrate at Pistahan and join us for dancing in the streets of San Francisco.
We look forward to seeing you at Yerba Buena Gardens.