THE 37TH ANNUAL CARNAVAL SAN FRANCISCO
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
MAY 23RD & 24TH, 2015
Photo courtesy of Oliver Klink
CARNAVAL SAN FRANCISCO 2015 THEME
This year's theme is Agua sagrada, which is Spanish for “sacred water.” It symbolizes the universal reverence for the most basic element of life. To learn more, please look at our Theme Page.
YEMAYA, 2010 copyright Laura James www.laurajamesart.com
BID NOW: THE CARNAVAL SAN FRANCISCO AUCTION
Here's your chance to bid on our fabulous Carnaval San Francisco auction items! Through the generosity of many of our supporters, we have a variety of goods, services and special experiences that you can bid on. Here's a sampling of some of our exciting auction offerings:
- Official MLB 2014 World Series Baseball autographed by San Francisco Giants pitcher and Series MVP Madison Bumgarner.
- Official MLB Baseball autographed by the legendary Giants player, Willie Mays.
- Basketball jersey autographed by the great Magic Johnson, PSA DNA U84791
- 24K gold-plated limited edition Supernatural album by Santana
- Autographed Warriors Basketball by the "Splash Brothers", Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson.
The proceeds from our auction will help schoolchildren purchase costumes for the parade and will assist our comparsas, or contingents, with insurance and float preparation.
2014 GRAND PARADE WINNERS ANNOUNCED!
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, June 23, 2014 – Last night the Carnaval San Francisco 2014 Parade Winners were announced and celebrated at an event at Brava Theater Center in the Mission. A total of $5,000 in cash prizes and certificates were awarded to overall winners, as well as 6 performance categories. The following is a list of this year’s winners – congratulations!
And the winners are…
Your pledge will support Carnaval's operations this year and into the future, thus cementing this beloved San Francisco tradition annually. In appreciation for your support and thanks to our partners, we have special gifts available for those who wish to support Carnaval San Francisco.
Donations are tax deductible through our non-profit fiscal sponsor, Brava! for Women in the Arts / Brava Theater Center.
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