San Francisco International Arts Festival

Image of Epiphany Productions Sonic Dance Theater (San Francisco) & Reckless Moments (China)
Click on any image to zoom in
Summary Info Festival Story Not AvailableFestival Events Not AvailableOther SourcesPractical Info

Country and Region United StatesCalifornia
Type of Festival Dance, Drama, Music
Location of Festival San Francisco, California USA
Festival Contact Information

San Francisco International Arts Festival
870 Market Street, Suite 1256
San Francisco, California 94102 USA
Phone: (01) 415-399-9554

Festival Description

The Annual San Francisco International Arts Festival will enliven all of San Francisco’s communities at venues across town. An unprecedented gathering of international and local talent will fill the City with a score of performances and exhibitions, symposia, films and happenings. Venues include the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, the San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco City Hall, the African American Art & Culture Complex (AAACC), the Museum of the African Diaspora and Union Square.

Festival Dates May 2 - 20, 2012
Festival Links

Other Sources:

Want more? Click on a color — travel and explore.  

Podcast interviews:
  • Circus Baobab from Guinea has made their U.S. debut as part of the 2007 edition of the San Francisco International Arts Festival! The videos include the Circus Baobab musicians from their two mini-concerts from the this year’s festival in Union Square.


Practical Info:

  • Multiple venues throughout San Francisco
  • Online information
  • Box-Office Walkup
    Box Office at TIX Central
    Union Square, San Francisco
    11:00am-6:00pm, Tuesday–Saturday; Sunday, 11:00am-3:00pm
  • By phone
    (01) 415-439-2456
    Daily 12:00 noon-6:00pm
  • Group Sales
    Groups of 10 or more should call Linda Graham Group Sales at (01) 415-346-7805 for a 20% discount in the cost of admission to SFIAF ticketed events.


Do you have an update or more information about this festival? Email us at
Start or join a conversation about this festival in the Forum.