KPIX 5 to Broadcast 2-Part Stern Grove 'Best of the Fest' SpecialThe Stern Grove Festival wraps up its 84th annual concert season this Saturday with Part 1 of 'Best of the Fest - Stern Grove Festival 2021,' a two-part television special broadcast in partnership with KPIX 5.
UPDATE: SFPUC Declares Emergency Days After Ruptured Water Main Floods Stern GroveThe San Francisco Public Utilities Commission issued an emergency declaration Friday, days after a ruptured water main caused catastrophic flooding at Stern Grove, forcing organizers to cancel this Sunday's fundraising concert.
Stern Grove Flooding from Water Main Break Forces Concert Cancellation; Damage 'Catastrophic'The Stern Grove Festival on Wednesday announced that it would have to cancel the scheduled fund-raising Big Picnic concert Sunday afternoon due to flooding from a water main break in the area earlier this week.
Pioneering Rock Heroine Joan Jett Headlines Stern GroveA groundbreaking force in music since she was a teenager, rock icon Joan Jett and her band the Blackhearts bring their anthemic hits to Stern Grove Sunday afternoon.
Legendary Los Angeles Punk Quartet X Headlines Stern GroveOne of the most important bands to emerge from Los Angeles since the late 1970s returns to San Francisco to headline Stern Grove Sunday when pioneering punk outfit X shares the stage with SF contemporaries the Avengers.
Southern Soul Band Brings Gospel-Tinged Sounds to Stern GroveBirmingham, Alabama-based soul powerhouse St. Paul and the Broken Bones bring their transcendent, gospel-tinged stage show to the Stern Grove Festival in San Francisco Sunday.
San Francisco's Stern Grove Festival Coming Back This SummerMayor London Breed’s office announced Thursday that the city is bringing back the Stern Grove Festival, the annual, admission-free concert series that was put on hiatus during the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID New Year's: No San Francisco Fireworks; Twin Peaks, Beach Parking Lots Closed For NYEAs health experts urge people to ring in 2021 by staying home to slow the spread of COVID-19, San Francisco officials reminded potential revelers that there will be no New Year's fireworks display and access to some landmarks will be closed.
Virtual Stern Grove Festival Airing Online, On KPIX 5 AND KBCWWith this year's Stern Grove Music Festival sidelined by the coronavirus pandemic, festival organizers are showcasing highlights of year's past with 'Best of the Fest.'
Coronavirus Update: Organizers Cancel San Francisco's Popular Stern Grove Music FestivalA popular free summer concert season that annually draws thousands of music fans to San Francisco's Stern Grove park has been cancelled because of the coronavirus outbreak, officials said.
Stern Grove Hosts Reggae Legend And Soul GreatStern Grove hosts a rare double bill Sunday, bringing together pioneering reggae outfit Toots and the Maytals and soul great Lee Fields and the Expressions to share the stage.
82nd Annual Stern Grove Festival Kicks Off In San Francisco This SundayA series of free, outdoor concerts kicks off Sunday at San Francisco's Stern Grove featuring big-name acts all summer long.
Afrobeat Heir Brings Jubilant Live Show To Stern GroveOne of the heirs to Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti's musical legacy, Femi Kuti brings his large and colorful Positive Force ensemble to Stern Grove this Sunday for an afternoon of hard-hitting African grooves and fiery politics.
Officer Involved In Fatal Shooting Near Stern Grove Also Tied To Nieto ShootingOne of two officers involved in a fatal officer-involved shooting near San Francisco's Pine Lake Park earlier this month was also involved in a controversial 2014 officer-involved shooting in Bernal Heights.
SFPD Meets With Community After Officer Shot, Suspect KilledAt a town hall meeting Thursday night in San Francisco, police released more details in the shooting of a mentally disturbed person last week in the Lake Shore neighborhood and the condition of a police officer shot in the head that night.