The Yerba Buena Community Benefit District Presents:


The 4th Annual Yerba Buena Night


Thank you to all who attended and supported the 4th Annual Yerba Buena Night! We hope you join us again on October 10, 2015 for the 5th Anniversary!

Want to perform at the 5th Annual Yerba Buena Night? Download the application HERE!


Applications are due by April 10, 2015 at 5pm. Email for more info.


Check out this short video from the 2014 event here…




Yerba Buena Night is a FREE outdoor arts festival in the heart of San Francisco’s most exciting district. Come out and see, hear, and experience the Yerba Buena district come alive with music, video, art, and dance. Enjoy over 40 performances on 5 stages throughout Jessie Square, Yerba Buena Lane, the Yerba Buena Center of the Arts, Annie Street Plaza, and surprises around every corner. Pick-up your Yerba Buena Night Program at the Information Booth at Yerba Buena Lane and Mission Street from 4-10pm.

4:00 – 7:00pm – Yerba Buena Alliance Art Walk
6:00 – 10:00pm – Yerba Buena Night kick off with live performances

Yerba Buena Night 2014  Lineup



Ensemble Mik Nawooj
The Verms
Rin Tin Tiger
Curt Yagi & The People Standing Behind Me
Beth Marlin Band
Blind Willies
The Gerald Beckett Quartet
Ben Ahn
Justin Ward
Tracy Cruz

Grupo Samba Rio
Robot Dance Party
Anna and the Annadriods
Post: Ballet
Theatre Flamenco of San Francisco
Hope Mohr Dance
Duniya Dance and Drum Company
Rasa Vitalia
Shabnam Dance Company
Theatre of Yugen


supperclub LIVE in Annie Street Plaza
Aerialists: Earth to Sky


Video Projections presented by 3
Laura Maschietto’s: A Living Piece of Arts
Hannah Concannon’s: Birding Club
Drawing on Earth
Video Mapping with Drew Detweiler
Footloose Presents Theatecture

New to 2014 : Restaurant & Bar Specials

‘wichcraft – Attention early birds! ‘wichcraft will be offering half priced beer and wine from 3-6pm. This is a great stop while you explore the Yerba Buena Art Walk.

YBCA Music Stage Bar – The Yerba Buena Center for the Arts will be hosting a bar at the Sculpture Court on 3rd Street and Mission. Enjoy beer, wine, water, and treats while you are in the middle of the music.

Off the Grid – Hungry but don’t want to miss the fun? Check out Off the Grid at the corner of 3rd Street & Mission and Annie Street Plaza and Mission Street (at Novela) for a quick bite from some of your favorite food trucks. 6-10pm

MaSo – Need a drink? Relax on the MaSo patio at The Westin and enjoy drink specials and snacks. This is the place to be with a great view of the Music Stage in Jessie Square.

La Boulange – Grab and go! La Boulange will be in Jessie Square selling mini sandwiches, chips, drinks and macaroons. Stop by for samples and treats. Their Metreon location will  have extended hours until 10pm.

Moolicious – Craving a sweet treat? Moolicious in the Metreon will be offering a 15% discount to Yerba Buena Night attendees. Just ask them how! 6-10pm.

Novela – Late night! Novela will be offering specials to Yerba Buena Night attendees from 6-10pm.

(Some restrictions apply)


Yerba Buena Alliance Art Walk


The Yerba Buena Alliance will be hosting an Art Walk to kick start Yerba Buena Night. For one special evening only, galleries and institutions are open for FREE. Enjoy art exhibitions, wine tastings, live music, and an after party. Click HERE to learn more and download your Art Walk map HERE.

3-4pm – Pre-event Reception at the California Historical Society
4-7pm – Yerba Buena Alliance Art Walk
7-8pm – After Party and Prize Drawing on the MaSo terrace 

Participating Cultural Institutions

California Historical Society
Chandler Fine Art 
The Contemporary Jewish Museum
Crown Point Press
Mirus Gallery
Museum of Performance + Design
Museum of the African Diaspora
RayKo Photo Center
SFMOMA Bookstore
UC Berkeley Extension Art Gallery
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts


Thank You to our Sponsors & Partners


 Target, Salesforce, Boston Properties, MJM Management, Yerba Buena Gardens Festival, Webcor, Kilroy Realty, San Francisco Travel, Metreon, Utrecht Art Supplies, Westfield San Francisco Centre, Fieldwork San Francisco Inc, Yerba Buena Center of the Arts, supperclub, Novela, Contemporary Jewish Museum, City Park, Hearst Corporation,The Westin, MaSo, San Francisco Bike Coalition, La Boulange, Off the Grid, California Historical Society, Zero Zero and the Yerba Buena Alliance.