Golden Gate Park Band 2019
free public concerts in the park
The Golden Gate Park Band has been playing free public concerts on Sundays since 1882. It is America’s oldest professional concert band. They play a variety of different programs (2018 examples).
The FREE 2019 concert season starts Sunday, 4/28/19, and continues most Sundays until the finale on Sunday, 10/6/2019. The concerts start at 1:00 pm on Sundays and last about 1.5 hours. They are played in the Band Shell in the Music Concourse between de Young Museum and the California Academy of Sciences. See map below for exact location.
Note: Every year the 13th Annual Golden Gate Park Band Festival is scheduled which features 11 different bands playing from 11 am to about 4:30 pm. This year it will be 6/8/19-6/9/19 … see more details.
You can find several food trucks for snacks and restrooms behind the Band Shell. There is also a wide variety of other fun things to do in or near Golden Gate Park as well.