The 46th Annual Castro Street Fair will take place on Sunday, October 6, 2019, 11am to 6pm in and around Castro and 18th Streets. Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information.


The Castro Street Fair is hosted in the heart of San Francisco’s Castro District; along Castro Street between Market and 19th, Market Street between Noe and Castro, and 18th Street between Noe and Diamond.

Map of the 46th Annual Castro Street Fair grounds


We ask for a suggested donation of $5 or $10 at the entry gates the day of the fair, or online donations anytime. Feel free to donate more if you can. Proceeds go to the non-profit organizations in our beneficiaries roster for the year.


The Castro Street Fair wouldn’t be possible without the participation and volunteer power of these amazing local nonprofit organizations. Our 2019 beneficiaries are:

  • Bears of San Francisco
  • Buen Dia Family School
  • Castro Community On Patrol
  • Castro Country Club
  • Castro Street Fair
  • Centro Las Olas
  • Haight Ashbury Community Nursery School
  • Imperial Council of San Francisco
  • Instituto Familiar de La Raza
  • McKinley Elementary – PTA
  • Most Holy Redeemer –AIDS Support Group
  • Queer Life Space
  • San Francisco Boom Softball Team
  • San Francisco Spikes
  • The 15 Association
  • The Family Link

Since 1998, the Fair is proud to have given nearly $1.5 million back to it’s community beneficiaries. Last year alone we donated over $50,000.00 in proceeds to our amazing nonprofit beneficiary organizational partners to help them continue providing essential services to the communities in and around the Castro. Additionally, we are proud that we were able to support the purchase and maintenance of the world-famous Rainbow Flag which flies in Harvey Milk Plaza.