San Francisco Events & Theaters
San Francisco Events & Theaters
A drive to Wine country
Napa Valley is renowned world over for its wine. Take an affordable car from San Francisco car rentals and drive to this enchanting valley and enjoy the scenic beauties both at the destination and on your way. April months are best for a visit to the Wine country.
San Francisco Shopping
San Francisco presents you with opportunities galore for shopaholics. Union Square is deluged with department stores. You will also find uniquely stylish shops in Union Street. There are also various shopping malls with clothes, souvenirs, gifts and all sorts of things at the Fisherman’s Wharf. Rent a vehicle from San Francisco car rentals for your day long shopping expedition.
San Francisco Carnival
While in San Francisco make sure you do not miss the annual carnival which splashes color and culture on the streets in the month of May. San Francisco Carnival is a street parade which shows the melting pot culture of the city. The carnival was first organized in the Mission District in 1979 by Marcus Gordon, Adela Chu, and Pam Minor in Precita Park to cherish their rich culture and history. From then on the event snowballed into its current state which depicts the artistic excellence of four carnival cities, Port of Spain, Trinidad, Rio de Janeiro and Salvador, Brazil and Oruro in Bolivia. The event falls every year at the end of May.
Fillmore Plaza: Summer Concert & Film Series
During the hot summer months of June – August enjoy the refreshing experience of watching classic movies and exclusive concerts at Fillmore Center’s plaza organized by the Fillmore community on Thursday evening and Friday evening. The admission is absolutely free. While movies are available on Thursdays, concerts are on Fridays. The Fillmore Center Plaza is located at the centre of Fillmore Street and O’Farrell Street and has 16000sqft. of space.
Theatres are aplenty in San Francisco as art and culture is an integral part of San Francisco’s identity. San Francisco car rentals give you the best opportunity to visit these theatres and enjoy the famous musicals.
The Orpheum Theatre hosts excellent Broadway shows from reputed performance companies. Phantom of the Opera, Cats, Rent and The Lion King, all have been performed here. The theatre at Hyde Street in the Civic Center district of San Francisco can be conveniently reached hiring SAN FRANCISCO CAR RENTALS. It has a capacity to accommodate 2780 people for each show.
American Conservatory Theatre
Enjoy the plays which are performed with lights and music and the versatility of characters at the renowned American Conservative Theatre. The largest Bay Area theatre company also has a training institute for theatre students. Around 800 people are employed by it every season. It has 10 studios and one black box studio theater positioned at Union Square.
Actors Theatre of San Francisco
Actors Theatre is one of the cultural windows of San Francisco. Plays and shows have been performed here since 1989. Park your car and head for the play about which you have read so many rave reviews.
The Herbst Theatre
The Herbst Theatre is a vibrant theatre that hosts many kinds of performing arts by leading professionals. Located in the Bay Area, Herbst was started in 1977. You can enjoy classical music performances, dramatic presentations, recitals, dance, lectures, films and other live performances.
Palace of Fine Arts Theatre
The Palace of Fine Arts Theatre at Lyon Street, San Francisco has a capacity of 1,000 seats. Many leading productions are played here. You can drive your San Francisco car rentals to its free parking area from anywhere in San Francisco. Make sure you reserve tickets well in advance to avoid disappointment.