25th Annual Pistahan Parade and Festival

Event has passed (Sat Aug 11, 2018 - Sun Aug 12, 2018)
Yerba Buena Gardens
11am - 5pm
Community, Music
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The Grand Parade will be held Saturday at 11am.

The festival is from Sat-Sun at SF YERBA BUENA GARDENS.


Presented by FAAE

Experience the best of Filipino art, dance, music and food at the Pistahan Parade and Festival. Billed as the largest celebration of Filipino Americans in the U.S., the the two-day event organized by the Filipino American Arts Exposition is expected to draw over 80,000 people over the weekend. Admission is free and fun for the entire family!

The parade will be held on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 11 AM from the SF Civic Center, along Market Street towards 4th street.

From Civic Center to Yerba Buena Gardens.

Parade starts at Fulton Street / Right on Hyde / Left on Market / Right on 4th St / End on 4th and Howard

The Pistahan Parade is the beginning of our two-day event that brings the sound, art and culture of the Filipino American spirit! With a mix of marching bands, cultural dance groups and even Stormtroopers, the Parade helps personify the diversity that is San Francisco!

Join TFC headline artists along with the ABS-CBN team along the parade route! Don't forget to get your Pistahan bandanas along Market Street between 7th and 5th Streets!

Pistahan Main Stage
The Pistahan Entertainment team is excited to present two-days worth of amazing performances on our Main Stage. Relish in the beautiful cultural dances of the Philippines. Watch and support up and coming artists from all over the Bay Area and beyond. Stay for the main event: TFC HOUR on Sunday afternoon featuring TFC headline artists from Manila. Our Main Stage is one for the world to see. Come join us!


  1. Civic Center Plaza Fulton Street at Larkin, San Francisco, CA
  2. Yerba Buena Gardens Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco, CA