Category Archive: Music

Sep 17

Charity and the JAMBand hits McLaren park this month

McLaren Park is awesome. Period. It’s the second largest park in the city of San Francisco and in the middle it has the most amazing outdoor stage for music and theater events. For the past few years there have been a range of free music concerts run under the title “Saturday in the Park“. On the …

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Oct 17

Kids Rock Bands hit McLaren Park this Saturday

Phew, it seems like every weekend in McLaren Park there is something great going on. This Saturday is the continuation of the free music events taking place at the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater. This time round it’s the kids playing. Several young bands from around San Francisco will put on a two hour show of classic …

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Oct 11

Free Reggae, Blues & Alt Country concert in McLaren Park this Saturday

As part of the “Saturday in the Park” free music promotion in McLaren Park, this weekend we see a line up of three artists. This Saturday the park’s Jerry Garcia Amphitheater you will be able to see and hear Rock Steady and Early Reggae: Titan Ups, Sweet Felony, and the Eddie Neon Project play. And …

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Sep 14

Charity and the Jam Band free concert in McLaren Park

So much going on in the Portola and we just don’t have enough time to get it all reported on the blog. I wish I had got this out earlier, but today there is a free concert taking place in McLaren Park. Here are the details… Friends of the Amphitheatre at McLaren Park aka (Friends …

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Aug 27

Saturday in the Park, more free music in McLaren Park

As soon as we start posting again on the Planet, we realize how much there is to do in our neighborhood. Our last post mentioned the fantastic yearly event that is Jerry Day, but of course we didn’t mention anything about the line up of free music events taking place through to the end of …

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Aug 27

Jerry Garcia Day 2013 in McLaren Park

Every year McLaren Park hosts a free concert in memory of Jerry Garcia. With a lineup of four great artists, and hosted in the fantastic outdoor stage that is the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater, it is one of the best ways to get a free musical afternoon in the city. Unfortunately the Portola Planet couldn’t make the …

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Apr 18

Cuban Art Party

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The Portola is full of art and culture. Only a few months back, we had our first pop-up art show and another is already in the works. But if you can’t wait to learn more about our local artists, never fear, this Sunday there is a Cuban art party going down at #1 Burrows St (right off …

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