Every year Fillmore street is descended upon by thousands of food and music enthusiasts who gather together to celebrate the history, tradition, and culture of jazz. With more than eight blocks to peruse and enjoy, there is sure to be something for everyone. ”Asian to Cajun, paintings to pottery, old favorites and new directions, the Fillmore Jazz Festival is not to be missed,” says the festival’s website.
website: Fillmore Jazz Festival
directions: from Union Square head west on Post St. approximately 1.5 miles and then turn north (or right) to Fillmore.