Previous Events

The SFLGFB performs frequently across the Bay Area as a marching band, pep band, and concert band. Here are some of our past performances.

40th Anniversary Concert: “Then & Now” – 4/14/18

40th Anniversary Concert: “Then & Now” Saturday, April 14, 2018 – 7:30 pm Palace of Fine Arts Theatre 3301 Lyon St, San Francisco $25 – $45 Tickets (Purchase Tickets Online) The Band is celebrating 40 years as the first openly gay music organization in the world! We’re excited to partner with the San Francisco Gay…

Ahoy Mateys! Save the Date for the 2017 Dance-Along Nutcracker

Adventure awaits out on the high seas, as Clara and Fritz set sail with Captain Drosselmeyer on the hunt for the long-lost treasure of Peg-Legs Tchaikovsky! But keep a weather eye, there be others seekin’ to claim that bounty for their own! Dance-Along Nutcracker® Jump out of your seats and do a pirate’s jig as…

Pictures at an Exhibition – Fall 2017 Community Concert

Pictures at an Exhibition Saturday, September 30, 2017 – 4 pm Everett Middle School 450 Church Street, San Francisco $15 – $20 Tickets (Purchase Tickets Online) Join the band on a musical journey as the San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band brings to life music inspired by masterpieces. The San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band is proud to showcase…

2017 Pride Season Calendar

Since the Band’s debut in 1978 (marching behind Harvey Milk’s convertible) the San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band has been an integral part of the June Pride celebration in San Francisco and neighboring communities. Look for SFLGFB at the following events during Pride Month: Thursday, June 1 San Mateo County Pride Center Grand Opening San Mateo…

SFLGFB Performing at the Summer 2017 YBG Festival

The Yerba Buena Gardens presents the San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band in its Summer 2017 Festival. Founded by Jon Reed Sims in 1978 in response to Anita Bryant‘s anti-gay campaign in the late 1970s, the San Francisco Gay Freedom Day Marching Band and Twirling Corps was the first openly-gay musical group in the world. Sims…

Spotlight on Broadway 2017

Join the San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band for the second annual “Spotlight on Broadway,” a fun-filled audience participation concert on May 20 at the beautiful Sir Francis Drake Hotel on Union Square. Take your shower-time singing skills to the next level as we belt out some of Broadway’s most beloved show tunes from throughout the…

Earth Songs

As the first 2017 concert of its award-winning Community Concert Series, on March 25 & 26 at 4 pm, the San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band will present “Earth Songs,” an amazing concert experience that will transport audiences on a musical journey to some of the most beautiful places on Earth. This multi-media performance will explore…

Media Sponsors for “Scheherazade and Other Exotic Tales”

The San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band is proud to announce that the San Francisco Bay Times and  Betty’s List are media sponsors for “Scheherazade and Other Exotic Tales ,” SFLGFB’s Fall 2016 Community Concert. The San Francisco Bay Times and Betty’s List are long-time sponsors of SFLGFB and their continued support exemplifies community partnership and corporate social responsibility! Thank you to the San Francisco…

2016 Castro Street Fair

Castro Street Fair Sunday, October 2, 2016 – Time TBD Castro District Market & Castro intersection & surrounding streets, San Francisco Join the fun – SFLGFB will be performing at the 43rd Annual Castro Street Fair on Sunday, October 2, 2016. The Castro Street Fair is one of the oldest LGBT community celebrations in the…

Scheherazade and Other Exotic Tales – Fall 2016 Community Concert

Scheherazade and Other Exotic Tales Saturday, September 24, 2016 – 4 pm Everett Middle School 450 Church Street, San Francisco $15 – $20 Donation Join the band on a musical journey as San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band brings to life mesmerizing melodies based on The Arabian Nights….. The story goes that Shahryar (the king) found out one…