The Castro Street Fair Thanks You!

The Board of Directors is pleased to announce our donation amount for the 2016 cycle! Thanks to the work of hundreds of volunteers and the collaboration of over twenty local nonprofit organizations, we are able to donate $38,281 back to the community. Thank you for your support!

Our 2016 beneficiary partners:

  • AIDS Emergency Fund/Breast Cancer Emergency Fund
  • Bears Of San Francisco
  • Castro Cares
  • Castro Community On Patrol
  • Castro Country Club
  • Castro/Eureka Valley Neighborhood Association
  • Centro Las Olas
  • Family Dog Rescue
  • Haight Ashbury Community Nursery School
  • Imperial Council Of San Francisco
  • Instituto Familiar de la Raza
  • McKinley Elementary School PTA
  • Most Holy Redeemer Church – AIDS Support Group
  • Queer Life Space
  • SF Boom Softball Team
  • San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus
  • San Francisco Spikes Soccer Club
  • San Francisco Tsunami Water Polo Team
  • The 15 Association
  • The Family Link
  • Wagz Pack’s Service Pups

Ready, set,  go!

The time has come! The 43rd annual Castro Street Fair has officially opened its gates.
We also updated this website to show you right on the front page the full day schedule and fair map, so you don’t get lost down the rabbit hole. And best of all, it looks great on your phone! 

See you soon! 

Entertainment schedule updated

Cheer SF

The full entertainment lineup has been updated! We’ve added even more exciting acts to a lineup that is crammed with Castro greatness. You can now see the full schedule, or details about the Main Stage, Castro Street Stage, Dance Alley, and Sundance Saloon!

From the funk fantasy of The Purple Ones on the Main Stage, to the electronic grooves of Adonisaurus and Beautiful Machines, to the drag antics of Ultra Showgirls and The Monster Show, there’s something for everyone at the Castro Street Fair!

See you Sunday!

The Forty-Third Annual Castro Street Fair is back

2016 Castro Street Fair

The Forty-Third Annual Castro Street Fair is back; show the love for your favorite neighborhood!

Featuring four fabulous entertainment areas, hundreds of local and artisanal vendors, food and beverages, and the Castro businesses you know and love, it’s a day to celebrate with friends in the San Francisco sunshine.

Dance Alley will keep you dancing, Sundance Saloon will keep you stomping, the Main Stage will keep you whooping, and our newest stage, the Castro Street Stage, will keep you loving. Click on “entertainment” above for more information about our performances and emcees!

A small $5-$10 donation at the gates will keep the Fair up and running, and gets you a discount on our adult beverages, so bring some cash with you! Funds raised at the gates go to support many local nonprofits, thank you!

Don’t miss this annual tradition in the Castro, keep it cute!