Best Things to do in San Francisco This September

Looking to fill a couple hours of your day while in the San Francisco? With so many offerings in the region, we’ve curated some of the top events this month so you don’t have to. Less researching and more enjoying your time in the area. Enjoy!

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Duran Duran at Chase Center

September 4

Spend your Sunday evening at Chase Center with Duran Duran. These British new wave icons will be performing songs from their new album, Future Past, as well as their well-known hit singles from back in the day. So, put on your fun ’80s outfit and don’t skimp on the pomade while styling your hair because this is a night you don’t want to forget.

More info: chasecenter.com

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Opera Ball at SF Opera

September 9

Put on your best dress and bring your date to one of the biggest nights of the year — Opera Ball at San Francisco Opera. Celebrate musical excellence in the Bay Area while enjoying a lavish meal prepared by local chefs and bubbly champagne. Proceeds from the event will benefit artistic and educational programs.

More info: sfopera.com

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Fido Fridays at Off the Grid - Fort Mason Center

September 16

Fort Mason Center hosts a special night out every third Friday of the month for dog owners and their four-legged friends. Join the paw party with Fido and enjoy a yappy hour from 5pm to 7pm, featuring delicious cocktails and treats for your good boy. No dog? No worries! You can still check out the food truck options and pet fluffy pups — with permission, of course! 

More info: fortmason.org

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Star Wars: A New Hope at SF Symphony

September 16

Calling all Star Wars and music fans! Experience the cinematic magic of Star Wars and music come alive at SF Symphony this September. SF Symphony will perform John Williams’s Oscar-winning score live to the film at this special event. Grab your tickets soon because you don’t want to miss this opportunity. May the force be with you!

More info: sfsymphony.org

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Portola Festival at Pier 80

September 24-25

Be part of the scene and dance to the beat at San Francisco’s newest electronic dance event — Portola Music Festival. This event will feature some of the hottest names in EDM, like Charli XCX, Flume, and The Chemical Brothers. The festival will be taking place at Pier 80, near Dogpatch neighborhood. 

More info: portolamusicfestival.com

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