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Oct 20

Much To Do This Saturday In McLaren Park

After a taste of fall with last night’s drizzle and howling wind, we are heading into a warming trend that starts tomorrow. To help enjoy the last little bit of San Francisco summer, we have a number of events happening this weekend in McLaren Park for you to enjoy. McLaren Bike Park Grand Opening McLaren …

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Oct 15

San Francisco’s Other Bluegrass Festival Is Today In McLaren

Missed Hardly Strictly or just didn’t get enough of it last weekend? Well this McLaren Park concert is just the ticket – free ticket at that – to solve all of those problems.  We are told that the headliner for this show played at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass last week so take advantage of this opportunity …

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Sep 27

Live Performances Of Hamlet In McLaren Park This Weekend

SF Shakes Presents Hamlet September 23-24, 29–30 & October 1st, See Times Below McLaren Park Jerry Garcia Amphitheater The Details: Returning for the 5th year, SF Shakes returns to the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater to present Shakespeare’s famous tragedy Hamlet, which speaks strongly about disenfranchisement in the questionable succession of King Claudius to the throne of Denmark …

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Aug 10

Invite Your Friends & Neighbors To WildeWhere…wait, what’s that?

One of McLaren Park’s many hidden gems is the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater, a 700 seat greek style amphitheater that’s right in our backyard but secluded enough to give you the feeling that you’ve been transported outside of the City. The amphitheater has been around since the 70’s, but it wasn’t until the early 2000’s when …

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Aug 04

15th Annual Jerry Day This Sunday

Those damn hippies are back in the park again (fist shake). Check out the poster below or the official website for more details!

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Jun 03

10th Annual World Music Concert @ Jerry Garcia Amphitheater Today

This one nearly slipped through the cracks here at the Planet with about 20 minutes to spare. The first concert of the summer season is today at the Jerry Garcia Amphitheater. OminoDay 2017, a world music festival, is in its 10th year at the park. With a day long celebration of music that starts at …

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May 18

Portola’s Kids Approve Of The McLaren Park Horses

The pilot program for the McLaren Park horseback riding comes to a close after this weekend. While this program had some controversy among some adult (what doesn’t in S.F.?), there is absolutely no question that the horses have been a big hit with the kids of the Portola (of all ages we’d say). We spoke to …

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Apr 19

Saddle Up Portola: Horseback Riding Comes to McLaren Park For A Limited Time

If you haven’t heard or seen for yourself already, horseback riding has returned to McLaren Park for a limited time. The San Francisco Rec & Parks. Department is trying out an exciting two month pilot program to gauge public interest and support for the idea. Currently there are 10 horses stabled at the once abandoned …

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