The Stern Grove Festival, San Francisco’s wildly popular free outdoor summer music series, has announced the lineup for its 75th season, which opens June 24 with R&B singer Anita Baker and a new “big picnic” benefit event after the free concert. As typical, the 10-week festival features an array of pop, jazz and classical offerings.
Here’s the schedule:
IF YOU GO
Stern Grove Festival
Where: Sigmund Stern Grove, 19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard, S.F.
When: 2 p.m. Sundays June 24 through Aug. 26
Contact: (415) 252-6252, www.sterngrove.org
Note: Concertgoers are encouraged to use public transportation; parking is not provided.