THE 39TH ANNUAL CARNAVAL SAN FRANCISCO
MAY 27th & 28th, 2017
Photo courtesy of Oliver Klink
Come celebrate with us at the 39th annual Carnaval San Francisco! The 2017 Grand Parade will be held on May 28th at 9:30am. Watch a brilliant procession of contingents, most of which will feature beautifully adorned floats depicting rich multicultural themes and featuring performers who engage and entertain the crowds. The 2–day festival will be held May 27th and May 28th on Harrison Street between 16th and 24th Streets. Experience global cuisine, international music, dance, arts & crafts, and other fun activities and entertainment on every street corner for the entire family to enjoy.
THE 2016 CARNAVAL SAN FRANCISCO GRAND PARADE WINNERS
1ST PLACE WINNER — Fogo Na Roupa
2ND PLACE WINNER — Colectivo Anqari
3RD PLACE WINNER — La Cumbiamba Colombiana
GRAND PARADE WINNERS: BRAZIL CATEGORY
1st place — Brazivedas & Ginga Brasil & Grupo Tania Santiago
2nd place — Batalá San Francisco
3rd place — Grupo Samba Rio (dance director Sandy Del Rio), w/special guest Energia do Samba
GRAND PARADE WINNERS: CARIBBEAN CATEGORY
1st place — Sistas–Wit–Style
2nd place — Karibbean Vibrationz
3rd place — Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts & Thomas Edison Charter Academy
GRAND PARADE WINNERS: CHILDREN/YOUTH CATEGORY
1st place — Buena Vista Horace Mann K–8
2nd place — Moving Beyond productions with The Marsh Youth Theater, Daniel Webster and George Moscone Elementary Schools
3rd place — Feline Finesse Dance Company
GRAND PARADE WINNERS: TRADITIONAL/FOLKLORIC CATEGORY
1st place — Morenada 100% Boliviana
2nd place — Rueda Con Ritmo / All Stars
3rd place — Institución Hijos de Santa Rosa de Lima
GRAND PARADE WINNERS: CONTEMPORARY/WORLD FUSION CATEGORY
1st place — Loco Bloco
2nd place — United Rhythms
3rd place — LAW Latin American Workout
CARNAVAL SAN FRANCISCO 2016 RAFFLE WINNERS
GRAND PRIZE: Trip for 2 to Cancun Mexico ~ Laura Rodriquez of Pittsburg
1st Prize: Autographed Warriors Stephen Curry Basketball ~ James Rosenmoss of Sacramento
2nd Prize: 2 night stay at Coloma Spring Suites & Carnaval SF bag ~ Susana Beltran Lopez of Hayward
3rd Prize: Autographed SF Giants Madison Bumgarner Baseball & Carnaval SF bag ~ Peter Kifor
For the complete list of winners please click here.
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Donations are tax deductible through our non-profit fiscal sponsor, Brava! for Women in the Arts / Brava Theater Center.
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