23rd Annual Autumn Moon Festival
San Francisco Celebrates 23rd Annual Autumn Moon Festival Throngs of People Expected to Attend Annual Chinatown event Once again, the streets of historic Chinatown will be transformed into a lively, colorful pedestrian bazaar for the San Francisco Chinatown Autumn Moon Festival on September 14th-15th, 2013 presented by the San Francisco Chinatown Merchants Association. For two days, Saturday and Sunday, San Francisco Chinatown on historic Grant Avenue will be filled with attractive arts and crafts booths, cultural exhibits, children's activities, food, corporate sponsors and non-stop entertainment. The festivities open with a grand parade on Saturday at 11 a.m. on California and Grant led by Mayor Ed Lee, civic officials, beauty queens, cultural performers and lion dancers. The Moon Festival attracts throngs of local residents and tourists from all over the San Francisco Bay Area. The event was started in 1991 by a group of merchants in an effort to revitalize Chinatown businesses. Since then, the Festival has continued on a path of continued growth and prominence. The famous Dragon appears on Sunday at 5 p.m. as the grand finale of the event.
667 Grant Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94108
Phone: (415) 982-6306
Saturday, Sep 14 10:00 AM