Getting to the Grove

Stern Grove Festival takes place at Sigmund Stern Grove park, located at 19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard in San Francisco.

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Stern Grove Festival and the City of San Francisco encourage everyone to take public transportation to Stern Grove. There is NO public parking at Stern Grove and street parking is extremely limited.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

  Muni Metro: Take lines M Ocean View or K Ingleside and exit at the St. Francis Circle stop. Walk west one block down Sloat to the park entrance at 19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard.

Muni Bus: lines 23-Monterey and 28-19th Avenue stop right at 19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard.

 


BART to Civic Center and transfer to Muni Metro M Ocean View or K Ingleside and exit at the St. Francis Cirlce stop.
BART to Glen Park and transfer to MUNI bus 23
BART to Daly City and transfer to MUNI bus 28

 

 

Visit www.511.org or call 511 to use an interactive trip planner, find bus, train and metro routes and schedules, plan a trip from anywhere in the Bay Area, and more!

 

BIKE VALET SERVICE

Stern Grove Festival provides complimentary bike valet service for Festival patrons every concert Sunday.

The bike valet is located at the top of the main entrance to the park at 19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard. The valet service will open at 10:00 a.m. and close one hour after the concert ends. Bikes will not be allowed in the Concert Meadow or Esplanade area of Stern Grove.

Click here for a map of bike routes in San Francisco, courtesy of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition.

 

DRIVING

If you must drive, please remember that there is very limited street parking in the area. Please do not block driveways, sidewalks and crosswalks. Violators will be ticketed or towed.

A limited number of handicapped permit parking spaces will be available along Sloat Boulevard, just past the main entrance to Stern Grove. Shuttle service for seniors and handicapped patrons is available from the main entrance at 19th and Sloat down into the Esplanade, next to the concert meadow area from 10:30 until the concert begins, and ending one hour after the concert is over.

A designated drop-off area will be located at 19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard, near the main entrance to Stern Grove.

Driving Directions:

From the North Bay: Golden Gate Bridge to 19th Avenue/Park Presidio exit. Continue on 19th Avenue. Turn right at Sloat Boulevard.

From the South Bay: 280-North to 19th Avenue exit. At the first stoplight, bear right onto Junipero Serra. Turn left at Sloat Boulevard.

From the East Bay: Bay Bridge to 101-South to 280-South. Exit at Ocean Avenue and turn right. Bear right onto Junipero Serra. Turn left at Sloat Boulevard.